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2666 - Three Volumes

by Bolano, Roberto

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Published
2008
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780374531553
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$37.50

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New York: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2008. The first paperback edition in three volumes in publisher's matching slipcase. Great copies of the three volumes and the slipcase. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket - As Published. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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First Love and Other Sorrows

by BRODKEY, Harold

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Published
1957
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
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$110.00

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NY: Dial Press, 1957. Dust jacket is price clipped and shows some rubbing to front panel. Overall, though, a well above average copy of the first edition of the author's first book. A book of nine short stories -- all but one of which were published in the New Yorker. A classic collection. 223 pp..… Read more
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The Butcher Boy

by MCCABE, Patrick

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Published
1993
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780880641470
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$19.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Fromm Intl, 1993. Tight, clean copy of the first edition of this popular novel by McCabe, Winner of the Irish Times- Aer Lingus Prize and shortlisted for the Booker Prize in the year of publication. Also, made into a movie of the same name. 215 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near… Read more
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Street 8: A Novel

by Fairbairn, Douglas

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Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780440061670
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$65.00

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NY: Delacorte Press/Seymour Lawrence, 1977. Bound in gold cloth and magenta boards. A tight, clean copy of this scarce book (especially so in this protected condition). The author's fifth novel. 204 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Doctor of Desire

by Wheelis, Allen

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Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393024258
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$45.00

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NY: W W Norton & Co Inc, 1987. Scarce first edition of this novel by Mr. Wheelis. 192 pp. Tight, clean copy in bright dust jacket. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Breakfast on Pluto

by McCabe, Pat;McCabe, Patrick

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Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780060193409
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$19.00

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NY: HarperCollins, 1999. Tight, clean and presumably unread copy of the first U.S. edition of this book that was a Booker Prize Finalist. By the author of the Butcher Boy. 202 pp. . First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Final Solution; A Story of Detection

by CHABON, Michael

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Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780060763404
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$18.00

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New York: Fourth Estate, 2004. By the prize winning author of Kavalier and Clay. Remainder mark on bottom edge; black & white illustrations; 131pp.. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Flaubert's Parrot (Signed)

by BARNES, Julian

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394542720
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$110.00

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated, 1985. The first U.S. edition of the author's third book. Many consider this to be his best work to date. 190 pp. A tight, clean copy in bright dust jacket. Signed by author on a bookplate affixed to the half-title page. . Signed by Author. First Edition.… Read more
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Ratner's Star (Signed)

by DELILLO, Don

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Published
1976
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394400839
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$225.00

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Knopf, 1976. One crease to the back flap of the dust jacket. Book is bound in white cloth and bright white boards. A beautiful copy of the first edition of this, the author's fourth book. Signed by the author on a bookplate affixed to the second free endpaper. 438 pp. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard… Read more
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Rope Burns: Stories from the Corner

by Toole, F. X

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Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060198206
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$65.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Ecco Press, 2000. The first edition of this collection of true boxing stories, basis for Clint Eastwood's acclaimed 2004 film, Million Dollar Baby (which is the title of one of the stories in the collection). Without the seemingly ubiquitous remainder mark. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine.
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Sewer, Gas & Electric: The Public Works Trilogy

by RUFF, Matt

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780871136411
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$22.00

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New York: The Atlantic Monthly Press, 1997. Authors' second book; 450pp. Tight, clean copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Portrait of a Father

by WARREN, Robert Penn

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Published
1988
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780813116556
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$24.50

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Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky, 1988. Previous owners inscription on ffep. Overall, a tight, clean copy of this Warren first. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++.
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The Little Lady of the Big House

by LONDON, Jack

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Published
1916
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
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$195.00

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NY: Macmillan & Co., 1916. Endpapers professionally restored and book tightened. The true first edition. Bound in pictorial blue cloth stamped in dark blue, orange and white. An early copy of this title with the copyright date of 1915 on the copyright page. With four-pages of ads at the back of the book. Tight, clean copy that shows… Read more
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Desert Rose

by MCMURTRY, Larry

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Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671461430
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$27.50

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1983. Price-clipped dustwrapper but withouth the seemingly ubiquitous remainder mark. 254pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine / Price-clipped.
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Carlito's Way

by TORRES, Edwin

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Published
1975
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$225.00

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NY: Saturday Review Press, 1975. Tiny chip to dust jacket at top of spine. Overall, this is a great copy of this scarce title, in a dayglo pink, purple and yellow dustwrapper with none of the usual fading to the spine. Basis for the 1993 film directed by Brian DePalma, that starred Al Pacino. 152 pp. . First… Read more
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The Pawnbroker

by WALLANT, Edward L

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Published
1961
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition
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$225.00

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NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1961. Dust jacket is in great condition (for a d.w. that is rarely encountered with no flaws). Book shows light shadowing to front endpapers (where review was laid in?). Overall, a bright, clean first edition of this book that was the basis for the powerful movie by Sidney Lumet that starred Rod Steiger.… Read more
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Vanished

by MORRIS, Mary McGarry

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Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$24.00

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NY: Viking, 1988. This is a very nice copy of the first edition of the author's first book. This book has both the U.S. price at the upper flap of the d.w. and the British price at the bottom of the d.w. flap. 246 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Portrait of a Father

by WARREN, Robert Penn

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Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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KY: U. of Ky., 1988. Overall a tight, clean copy of the first edition of this somewhat hard-to-find book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Geography of Desire

by BOSWELL, Robert

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$19.00

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NY: Knopf, 1989. The first edition of this, the author's third book. Boswell is the author of "Crooked Hearts". 310 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Hoopla

by STEIN, Harry

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Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$22.00

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NY: Knopf, 1983. The first edition of Stein's second book - Highly acclaimed baseball novel re: the 1919 Black Sox scandal. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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