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Product Description: The classic Christmas tale, with beautiful new illustrations This gem of lyric prose has enchanted both young and old for over half a century and is now a modern classic. Dylan Thomas (1914–1953), one of the greatest poets and storytellers of the twentieth century, captures a child’s-eye view and an adult’s fond memories of a magical time of presents, aunts and uncles, the frozen sea, and in the best of circumstances, newly fallen snow...read more

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9780811213080, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | New Directions, October 1, 1995, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A holiday classic captures a child's-eye-view and adult's warm remembrances of the holiday season landscape, portraying a time of gift giving, good things to eat, and newly fallen snow.
9781858810119, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | New edition (Orion Pub Co, September 30, 1993), cover price $8.50 | About this edition: This miniature edition is a celebration of the author's childhood and Christmas in a small Welsh town.
9781561383061, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | Min edition (Running Pr Book Pub, September 1, 1993), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Poetic remembrances of Christmases past are illustrated with the classic woodblock engravings of Fritz Eichenberg in this new edition of the enchanting holiday tale.
9780811211543 | New Directions, November 1, 1990, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas with his family and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.
9780879233396, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | David R Godine Pub, October 1, 1980, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.

Paperback:

9780811217316, titled "Child's Christmas in Wales" | New Directions, November 30, 2007, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: In print for fifty years, this gem of lyric prose has enchanted both young and old from its very first edition.
9780811215602, titled "Child's Christmas in Wales" | Gift edition (New Directions, November 1, 2003), cover price $8.00 | About this edition: A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.
9780811213158, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | Ppk edition (New Directions, April 1, 1996), cover price $109.50 | About this edition: The classic Christmas tale, with beautiful new illustrations This gem of lyric prose has enchanted both young and old for over half a century and is now a modern classic.
9780811213097, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | New Directions, November 1, 1995, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas with his family and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.
9780879235291, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | Reprint edition (David R Godine Pub, September 1, 1984), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.
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9780763666958, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | Reprint edition (Candlewick Pr, September 24, 2013), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Fifty years after its first publication in book form, Dylan Thomas's timeless prose poem is echoed by the rolling, evocative images of Caldecott Honor artist Chris Raschka — a beautiful gift for book lovers.
9780763621612, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | Candlewick Pr, October 30, 2004, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The Welsh poet Dylan Thomas recalls the celebration of Christmas with his family and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.
9780823405657, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | Holiday House, July 1, 1985, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.

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Product Description: This exceptionally successful survey text introduces the teachings and practice of Islam from its earliest origins up to its contemporary practice. John L. Esposito, an internationally renowned expert on Islam, traces the development of Islam and its impact on world history and politics...read more

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9780195112337 | 3 sub edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 15, 1998), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: An up-to-date overview of the Islamic experience offers a definitive study of Islamic history, faith, culture, and politics, examining the evolution of Islamic belief and practice, the diversity of Muslim cultures, and Muslim thoughts on human rights, democracy, and religious pluralism.
9780195062250 | Expanded edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 22, 1990), cover price $30.00 | also contains El gran libro de la amistad / Giant Book of Friendship Fun! | About this edition: Provides a survey of the Islamic experience, introducing the faith, belief, and practice of Islam from its origins to the present day
9780195043983 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 6, 1988, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: The world's largest religion, Islam is also one of the fastest growing and most politically potent, yet its nature remains obscure to many westerners despite its common theological and historical roots with Judaism and Christianity.

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9780190632151 | 5th edition (Oxford Univ Pr, April 15, 2016), cover price $57.95 | About this edition: This exceptionally successful survey text introduces the teachings and practice of Islam from its earliest origins up to its contemporary practice.
9780199381456 | 5 pap/psc edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 9, 2015), cover price $57.95 | About this edition: This exceptionally successful survey text introduces the teachings and practice of Islam from its earliest origins up to its contemporary practice.
9780195182668 | 3 rev upd edition (Oxford Univ Pr, December 30, 2004), cover price $42.95 | About this edition: This updated version of Islam: The Straight Path includes a new Epilogue by John Esposito in which he addresses the impact 9/11 and its aftermath have had on both the Muslim and non-Muslim world, discussing Islam's relationship to democracy and modernity and focusing more sharply on the origins and growth of extremism and terrorism in the name of Islam.
9780195112344, titled "Islam,: The Straight Path" | 3 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 15, 1998), cover price $31.95 | About this edition: This exceptionally successful survey text introduces the faith, belief, and practice of Islam from its earliest origins up to its contemporary resurgence.
9780195074727 | Expanded edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 2, 1992), cover price $19.95 | also contains The Autobiography of a Super-Tramp | About this edition: Now in an expanded edition, this outstandingly successful survey text introduces students of religion and world politics to the faith and practice of Islam, the second largest religion in the world and one of the most politically potent.

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Product Description: A war poet is not one who chooses to commemorate or celebrate a war, but one who reacts against having a war thrust upon him. Along with Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen, Edward Thomas is, by any reckoning, a major World War I poet...read more

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9781408187135, titled "Edward Thomas: From Adlestrop to Arras: a Biography" | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, July 21, 2015, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: A war poet is not one who chooses to commemorate or celebrate a war, but one who reacts against having a war thrust upon him.

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Product Description: Dylan Thomas: A Literary Life offers an account of the poet's life, along with a critical reading of his work, that is designed to close what has been called 'the yawning gap' between Dylan Thomas's popular and critical reputations.

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9781137322562 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 26, 2014, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Dylan Thomas: A Literary Life offers an account of the poet's life, along with a critical reading of his work, that is designed to close what has been called 'the yawning gap' between Dylan Thomas's popular and critical reputations.

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Product Description: A successful book in its time, now regarded as a classic, Autobiography of a Super-tramp relays the experiences of a young, destitute Welshman in America and Britain. The pen of W. H. Davies, vagabond and writer, reveals a fascinating picture of a vast, bustling continent intent on its own affairs and of a Britain on the cusp of change between old certainties and an uneasy future...read more

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9781582873022 | North Books, January 7, 2004, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
9781582877976 | Large print edition (North Books, January 7, 2004), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

Paperback:

9781908946072 | Parthian Books, August 1, 2013, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: A successful book in its time, now regarded as a classic, Autobiography of a Super-tramp relays the experiences of a young, destitute Welshman in America and Britain.
9781612190228 | Melville Pub House, November 8, 2011, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A vagrant de Tocqueville gives an eloquent, dry-eyed report of his tramping adventures in the violent underworld of late 19th century America and BritainAn untutored Welsh tramp who became a popular poet acclaimed by the conservative Georgians and the vanguard Ezra Pound alike, W.
9781848689800 | Amberley Pub Plc, November 19, 2010, cover price $24.95
9781409784869, titled "The Autobiography of a Super-tramp." | Lightning Source Inc, June 30, 2008, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

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Product Description: Drawing upon his Welsh and Jewish heritage, Dannie Abse presents a rich autobiography that chronicles his life as both a doctor and an author. Humorous and poignant, this new edition not only includes the acclaimed first volume A Poet in the Family, but also discusses the changes in the political and literary landscape over the last century...read more

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9781908069726, titled "Goodbye, Twentieth Century" | Reprint edition (Parthian Books, April 1, 2012), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Drawing upon his Welsh and Jewish heritage, Dannie Abse presents a rich autobiography that chronicles his life as both a doctor and an author.

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Product Description: In 2006, Richard Gwyn was given a year to live without a liver transplant. A novelist and poet, he lost nine years of his life as a vagrant alcoholic roaming the Mediterranean. This memoir is an account of his ""lost"" years: of addiction and reckless travel, serial hospitalizations, living under sentence of death, the life-saving gift of a hepatic graft, recovery, and at last, redemption via friendship, imagination, intellect, love, and fatherhood...read more

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9780956012555 | Dufour Editions, July 15, 2011, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In 2006, Richard Gwyn was given a year to live without a liver transplant.

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Product Description: Now in an expanded edition, this outstandingly successful survey text introduces students of religion and world politics to the faith and practice of Islam, the second largest religion in the world and one of the most politically potent...read more
By Barbara Hooper (introduced by)

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9780195074727, titled "Islam: The Straight Path" | Expanded edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 2, 1992), cover price $19.95 | also contains Islam: The Straight Path | About this edition: Now in an expanded edition, this outstandingly successful survey text introduces students of religion and world politics to the faith and practice of Islam, the second largest religion in the world and one of the most politically potent.

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Product Description: An introduction to Dylan Thomas's Ceredigion. Follow ancient footpaths and country lanes, passing the villages, farms and mansions where Dylan lived and wrote. Enjoy fine views of Cardigan Bay - and the odd pint!

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9780862436094 | Ylolfa, December 15, 2002, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: An introduction to Dylan Thomas's Ceredigion.

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This volume offers a biography of Dylan Thomas and an introduction to his work. It includes photographs of the places, the people and the experience of Wales which so influenced Dylan Thomas. Was Thomas a wild Welsh boy, a doomed poet or a sensitive misunderstood artist?

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9781859026298 | Gomer Pr, July 1, 1999, cover price $12.30 | About this edition: This volume offers a biography of Dylan Thomas and an introduction to his work.

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