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Looking for a Few Good Books

We are always looking for the following books.

Hardbacks with dust jackets and paperbacks of all types

The Classics
Dante, Austen, Baum, Borges, Camus, Lewis Carrol, Chaucer, Conan Doyle, cummings, Dickenson, Dostoevski, T.S. Eliot, Faulkner, Fitzgerald, Hemingway, Hesse, James Joyce, Kafka, Steinbeck, Thoreau, Tolstoy, Welty, Woolf

The Modern Greats
Edward Abbey, Pearl Buck, Charles Bukowski, Kahil Gibran, Alan Ginsberg, Gunter Grass, Graham Green, Chester Himes, Huxley, John Irving, Jack Keroac, Milan Kundera, Wally Lamb, Gabriel Marquez, Cormac McCarthy, Henry Miller, Toni Morrison, Nabokov, Anais Nin, Chuck Palahniuk, Pynchon (only Gravity's Rainbow, Crying of Lot 49 and V), Tom Robbins, Salman Rushdie, Kurt Vonnegut, Wodehouse

Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror
Bradbury, Burroughs, Phillip K. Dick, Neil Gaiman, Gibson, Heinlein, Herbert, Howard, Lovecraft, Norman, Pratchett, Anne Rice (all but Interview with a Vampire), Tolkein

Asimov's Black Widowers, Chandler, Christie, Evonovich, Hammet, original Judge Dee, Mosley, James Patterson


Larson (Far Side), David Sedaris, Shel Silverstein, James Thurber, Waterson (Calvin and Hobbes)


John Buchan, Ian Fleming, Kenneth Robeson, Sax Rhomer

Bakhtin, Benjamin, Joseph Campbell, Carlos Castenadas, Derrida, Foucolt, Edward Gorey, Mushashi, Neitszche, Ayn Rand, Anne Rule, Sun Tzu

Catch 22, Catcher in the Rye, Confederacy of Dunces, Dracula, Electric Acid Cool Aid Test, The Joy of Cooking, The Magus, The Mists of Avalon, Moby Dick, The Name of the Rose, Homer's Odyssey, Scrabble Dictionary (third edition), To Kill a Mockingbird, The Watchmen, Word Freak

Any Beats, all Booker Prize Winners, Flashman, Harry Potter, all New Hope/Lambertville history, Nancy Drew, University Press books, all books in Latin

By Subject
Dream Interpretation/ Hypnosis
Freud and Jung
Gay/ Lesbian
Jazz Artists and Classical Music
Lighthouses/ Covered Bridges
Magic tricks
Tattooing and Piercing
Trout fishing

The following games in good shape, with all the pieces
Aquire, Axis and Allies, all Avalon Hill games, Backgammon, Boggle, Chess, Diplomacy, Monopoly, Munchkin, Outburst, Risk, Scrabble with spinning board, Taboo, Trivial Pursuit