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The Dog Of The Marriage: Stories
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The Dog Of The Marriage: Stories

By HEMPEL, Amy

NY: Scribner, 2005. Bound in tan cloth and boards. The first edition of this, the author's fourth book -- a book of 10 short stories by one of the masters of the genre. 133 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

At Last

By ST. AUBYN, Edward

NY: Farrar, Straus And Giroux, 2011. Tight, clean copy of the first edition of the author's fifth book. Bound in black boards, stamped in silver. 266 pp. Good Reviews!. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$65.00

The Age of Miracles
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The Age of Miracles

By WALKER, Karen Thompson

NY: Random House, 2012. Bound in "hip" orange and yellow boards with peek-a-boo dust jacket. The highly acclaimed first edition of the author's first book. 272 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo.

$27.50

In Other Rooms, Other Wonders
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In Other Rooms, Other Wonders

By Mueenuddin, Daniyal

NY: W W Norton & Co Inc, 2009. Tight, clean copy of the first edition of the author's first book -- a book of eight, highly acclaimed short stories. 247 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Shape-Shifter: Stories   (Review Copy)
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Shape-Shifter: Stories (Review Copy)

By MELVILLE, Pauline

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Pantheon Books, 1991. The author's first book -- a book of 12 short stories. Winner of the Guardian Fiction Prize in year of publication. A Review Copy with publisher's slip laid in. 164 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.00

The Songlines

By CHATWIN, Bruce

New York: Viking, 1987. Author's fourth book; The social life & customs of Australian aborigines; 293pp. An unusually nice copy of the first U.S. Trade Edition. . First Trade Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$25.00

The Hours
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The Hours

By CUNNINGHAM, Michael

NY: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1998. This is a tight, clean unread copy of this novel that went on to win both the Pulitzer Prize for Literature and the Pen/Faulkner Award. The author's fourth book. By the author of "A Home at the End of the World" and "Flesh and Blood".. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$45.00

Ramage At Trafalgar

By POPE, Dudley

LONDON: Secker & Warburg, 1986. "An Alison Press Book"; map; 214pp. A tight, clean copy of this Ramage title. . First British Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$47.50

Acts of Worship: Seven Stories

By MISHIMA, Yukio

New York: Kodansha International, 1989. Price-clipped DW; translated by John Bester; 205pp. A tight clean copy of this book of short stories. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine -- Price-Clipped.

$20.00

Round Up: The Stories of Ring W. Lardner

By LARDNER, Ring

New York: Scribner, 1929. Has Scribners seal and 1929 on copyright page, and MCMXXIX on title page; bound in green cloth with simulated signature on front panel; previous owners name on ffep.; 467pp. A tight, clean copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.

$45.00

Little Altars Everywhere
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Little Altars Everywhere

By WELLS, Rebecca

New York: Cliff Street Books, 1998. 1st HC edition; companion to "Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood"; 225pp.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$33.50

The War of Don Emmanuel's Nether Parts

By DE BERNIERES, Louis

NY: Morrow, 1990. This is the first U.S. edition of the author's first book (first book of his Latin American Trilogy). Highly acclaimed and winner of the Commonwealth Writer's Prize for the best first book. De Bernieres has gone on to write the popular, Corelli's Mandolin. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$30.00

Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha

By DOYLE, Roddy

NY: Viking, 1993. The true first U.S. edition of Booker Award Winning novel with the "E" missing from Clarke on the spine. Publisher's Booker Prize Winning label attached to front panel of dustwrapper. A tight, clean copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$45.00

Paris Trout

By DEXTER, Pete

NY: Random House, 1988. A beautiful, tight, clean copy of the first edition of the author's third book and winner of the National Book Award in the year it was published. 306 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$40.00

For the Relief of Unbearable Urges

By ENGLANDER, Nathan

NY: Knopf, 1999. Bright, tight first edition of this, the author's first book. Highly acclaimed and touted by The New Yorker Magazine as a writer to follow -- A collection of nine short stories. The first edition of the author's first book. Red remainder dot to bottom edge. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$25.00

The Innocent

By MCEWAN, Ian

NY: Doubleday, 1990. The first U.S. edition of this notable early novel by the recent recipient of the Booker Prize.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$22.00