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The Emigrants - A One Act Play from M. I. A. Book of Plays Vol. XII

By: Cannon, Joseph J.

Price: $7.00  $6.30

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, The General Board of the Mutual Improvement Associations: 1940

Seller ID: 42884

Condition: Very Good


Cover has slight edge and corner wear. Pages are tight and clean. No noticed markings. Overall great condition! ; This is a One Act Play and the characters are: Mr. Hunter; Mrs. Hunter, his wife; George, The Pilgrim, age 16 years; Mary, age 14 years; Anne, age 12 years. ; 5" x 7.5"; 125 pages View more info

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THE VIPER ON THE HEARTH - Mormons, Myths, and the Construction of Heresy

By: Givens, Terryl

Price: $99.00  $89.10

Publisher: New York; Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1997

Seller ID: 41250

Condition: New


Brand new hardcover book! ; Nineteenth-century American writers frequently cast the Mormon as a stock villain in such fictional genres as mysteries, westerns, and popular romances. The Mormons were depicted as a violent and perverse people--the "viper on the hearth"--who sought to violate the domestic sphere of the mainstream. While other critics have mined the socio-political sources of anti-Mormonism, Givens is the first to reveal how popular fiction, in its attempt to deal with the sources and nature of this conflict, constructed an image of the Mormon as a religious and social "... View more info

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THE VIPER ON THE HEARTH - Mormons, Myths, and the Construction of Heresy

By: Givens, Terryl

Price: $30.00  $27.00

Publisher: New York; Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1997

Seller ID: 58693

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. ; Published in 1997, Terryl Givens's The Viper on the Hearth was widely praised as a landmark work--indeed, The Wall Street Journal hailed it as "one of the five best books on Mormonism." Now, in the wake of a tidal wave of Mormon-inspired artistic, literary, and political activity--ranging from the Broadway hit The Book of Mormon, to the HBO series Big Love, to the political campaign of Mitt Romney--Givens presents an updated edition that addresses the continuing presence and reception of the Mormon image in contemporary cultu... View more info

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THE BROOM AND THE GROOM - A Flight Hearted Comedy in Three Acts

By: Gordon, Kurtz

Price: $16.00  $14.40

Publisher: London; New York; Toronto, Samuel French: 1958

Seller ID: 36116

Condition: Very Good-


Cover has writing, scratching, light soiling, and some creasing. Pages have some light staining and marking in red and black, but are tight. Overall great condition!; Many inscriptions on the front cover of the book. ; 4.5" x 7"; 90 pages View more info

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Paul Bunyan

By: Shepard, Esther

Price: $46.00  $41.40

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1952

Seller ID: 48537

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. No Markings, Inside or out. ; Over 40 b/w Illustrations. Illustrated bt Rockwell Kent. ; 6.25" x 9"; 233 pages View more info

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Svenskt Skämtlynne

By: Svahn, Oscar

Price: $52.40  $47.16

Publisher: Stockholm: 1899

Seller ID: 43749

Condition: Very Good-


Cover slightly rubbed and edge worn. A little water damage on the bottom right side of the book. Pages are tight and clean. No noticed markings. Overall great condition! Very amazing book! ; Folk life sketches, sayings and anecdotes. ; 6" x "6.5; 384 pages View more info

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Captured - Or, the Old Maid's Triumph

By: Wm. L. Beck

Price: $7.00  $6.30

Publisher: Ohio, Ames Publishing Company: 0

Seller ID: 41785

Condition: Very Good


Bent, worn cover and pages. Edge and corner wear. Stamp on the inside front cover of book. Pages are soiled but tight and able to read. Orange cover has rubbed off onto the front and back page. Overall good condition ; A comedy about many interesting characters. ; 6" x 9"; 91 pages; 133096313X View more info