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Mrs. Caliban Cover Image
By Rachel Ingalls, Rivka Galchen (Introduction by)
$13.95
ISBN: 9780811226691
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Published: New Directions - November 28th, 2017

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McGlue: A Novella Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780525522768
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Published: Penguin Books - January 8th, 2019

Quantum Entanglement (MIT Press Essential Knowledge) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780262538442
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Published: MIT Press - February 18th, 2020

Socialist Realism (Emily Books) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566895514
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Published: Coffee House Press - August 13th, 2019

The Art of Loving Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780061129735
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - August 6th, 2019

On Disobedience: Why Freedom Means Saying
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062930835
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - August 6th, 2019

The Art of Time in Fiction: As Long as It Takes (Art of...) Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9781555975302
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Published: Graywolf Press - June 23rd, 2009

How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781608468553
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Published: Haymarket Books - December 5th, 2017

These Possible Lives Cover Image
By Fleur Jaeggy, Minna Proctor (Translated by)
$12.95
ISBN: 9780811226875
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Published: New Directions - July 25th, 2017

Welcome to America Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781642860412
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Published: World Editions - September 3rd, 2019

The Invention of Solitude Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143112228
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Published: Penguin Books - January 30th, 2007

Comemadre Cover Image
By Roque Larraquy, Heather Cleary (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566895156
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Published: Coffee House Press - July 10th, 2018

In the House in the Dark of the Woods Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780316515801
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Published: Back Bay Books - October 8th, 2019

Fra Keeler Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780984469345
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Published: Dorothy a Publishing Project - October 9th, 2012

Time Is the Thing a Body Moves Through Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566895477
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Published: Coffee House Press - June 4th, 2019

Living Weapon: Poems Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780374191993
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - February 18th, 2020