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Herrick Friends of the Library Used Books Sale

It is 3:51 PM Friday afternoon here by Lake Michigan. It is a warm sunny day. I am extremely tired and do not feel like writing. I went to our annual Friends of the Library used books sale and helped out and also bought a few used books for our library. Below is a list of the used books I bought today-

'The Proper Study Of Mankind: An Anthology Of Essays' by Isaiah Berlin

'Son of the Wilderness: The Life of John Muir' biography by Linnie Marsh Wolfe

'Khrushchev: The Man And His Era' biography by William Taubman

'On Writing: A Memoir Of The Craft' by Stephen King

'Bulfinch's Mythology' by Thomas Bulfinch

'Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self' biography by Claire Tomalin

'A Reader's Manifesto: An Attack on the Growing Pretentiousness in American Literary Prose' by B.R. Myers

'The Complete Saki' by H.H. Munro

'The Poetics Of Space: The Classic Look At How We Experience Intimate Places' by Gaston Bachelard

'Francis Bacon: The Temper Of A Man' biography by Catherine Drinker Bowen

'Inseparable: Desire Between Women In Literature' by Emma Donoghue

'Evelyn Waugh' biographical study by Katharyn W. Crabbe

'Probing the Reformed Tradition: Historical Studies in Honor of Edward A. Dowey, Jr' edited by Elsie Anne McKee & Brian G. Armstrong

'The Age of Kali: Indian Travels & Encounters' by William Dalrymple

'Desolation's March: The Rise of Personalism and The Reign of Amusement in 21st Century America by Stephen Paul Foster

'The Moral Obligation To Be Intelligent: Selected Essays' by Lionel Trilling

'Mirrors: Stories of Almost Everyone' by Eduardo Galeano Translated By Mark Fried

'My Life In Middlemarch' memoir by Rebecca Mead

'Byzantine Philanthropy And Social Welfare' by Demetrios J. Constantelos

'My Best Stories' short stories selected by Alice Munro

'Lloyd George: From Peace To War 1912-1916' biography by John Grigg

'The Last Thing He Wanted' a novel by Joan Didion

'Dickens: A Biography' by Fred Kaplan

'Troubled Sleep' a novel by Jean-Paul Sartre Translated from the French by Gerard Hopkins

'Diaries Of A Young Poet' by Rainer Maria Rilke Translated And Annotated By Edward Snow & Michael Winkler

'Tomcat in Love' a novel by Tim O'Brien

'Recapitulation' a novel by Wallace Stegner

'The Enlightenment: An Interpretation-The Rise of Modern Paganism' by Peter Gay

'The First Man' a novel by Albert Camus Translated from the French By David Hapgood

'William Dean Howells: Novels 1875-1886' [Library of America]

'William Dean Howells: Novels 1886-1888' [Library of America]

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