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Simple Prayers   (Signed)
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Simple Prayers (Signed)

By Golding, Michael

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Warner Books, Incorporated, 1994. Tight, clean copy of the first edition of this, the author's first book. A novel about 14th Century Italy. 304 pp. Publisher's promotional card laid in. Signed on the half-title page by the author. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$55.00

Henry Miller- the Paris Years

By CROSS, Robert / MILLER, Henry

Big Sur: Peeramid Press, 1991. Bound in stiff, illustrated wraps. Lots of photos re: Paris in the early 20th Century. 87 pp. Toning to the top of a few pages, nothing major. Laid in is a postcard of Henry and Tony Miller and a copy of the Henry Miller Library Newsletter from 1997. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo-Illustrated. Oblong 4to.

$37.50

The Books in My Life (Review Copy)

By MILLER, Henry

NY: New Directions, 1952. Bound in cream colored cloth, stamped in blue and green. A few tiny flaws, but nothing major . . . the dust jacket was protected in cellophane since day one. Publisher's review slip laid in with the publication date of Oct 1 1952 at the bottom of the slip. Previous owner's neat ownership stamp on front pastedown (obscured by the front flap of the jacket. 323 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$225.00

Remember to Remember

By MILLER, Henry

London: Grey Walls Press, 1952. Bound in red cloth, stamped in gold. With matching dust jacket. Jacket shows one tiny, closed tear to top of front panel and some light smudging to rear panel. Overall, a most acceptable copy of the first U.K. edition of this book of Essays and Stories. 256 pp. . First British Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

Insomnia or the Devil at Large

By MILLER, Henry

NY: Doubleday, 1974. An absolutely stunning book, bound in black cloth with matching black dust jacket. None of the usual rubbing, tears to the dust jacket. It looks like the book was published yesterday, so scarce thus. Unpaginated. . First Trade Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to.

$65.00

Reunion in Barcelona

By MILLER, Henry

Middlesex: Scorpion Press, 1959. Bound in tan wraps, stamped in black. This is #104 of 500 copies in total. A letter to Alfred Perles from Aller Retour New York. 38 pp. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Limited Edition.

$47.50

The Smile at the Foot of the Ladder

By MILLER, Henry

NY: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1948. Tight, clean copy of this book bound in blue cloth and colorful, artsy boards. A book about a clown. Previous owner's neat inscription on second free endpaper. Dust jacket shows some overall moderate soiling and a chip or two (nothing major). A most acceptable copy of the true first edition in a decent dust jacket. 125 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good - Price-clipped. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$55.00

Nexus (Volume 1)

By MILLER, Henry

Paris: Obelisk, 1960. Bound in cream colored wraps, stamped in black and red. The true first edition in English, with the Volume 1 on the title page and June 30 on back page. Three tiny stains on rear panel, but overall, a well-above average copy of this important book. 378 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$67.50

Quiet Days in Clichy

By MILLER, Henry

Paris: Olympia, 1956. Bound in stiff, colorful boards, Photos by Brassai. An unusually nice copy of the first edition (Stated on title page) of this quaint book with numerous photos throughout. 171 pp. None of the typical spine wear or darkening. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$1150.00

The World of Sex

By MILLER, Henry

Paris: Olympia, 1959. Bound in stiff, green boards. Some minor rubbing to back panel. Overall, though, a tight, clean copy of the first edition of this work by Miller (with the April, 1959 date on the back page). 125 pp. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$45.00

Ulysses (Two Volumes)

By JOYCE, James

Hamburg: Odyssey, 1932. This is the first German Edition (text in English). In two volumes bound in tan wraps, stamped in red. The only flaw is a diagonal chip to the bottom corner of the first volume, but overall, an acceptable set. "The Definitive Standard Edition" by Stuart Gilbert. Ref.: Slocum and Cahoon 20. On the bottom of the back panel it states, "Not to be introduced into the British Empire or the U.S.A.". 791 pp. . First German Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$310.00

Christian Vogt in Camera: Eighty-Two Images by Fifty-Two Women

By Vogt, Christian

Switzerland: Edition Stemmle, 1996. Bound in white patterned boards, stamped in gold, in matching white dust jacket. A cllassic book on the photography of nude women. Tight, clean copy. 104 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$45.00

The Cosmological Eye (Review Copy)

By MILLER, Henry

NY: New Directions, 1939. Bound in tan buckram stamped in brown with the huge illustration of an eye on the front panel. This is a review copy stamped on the front free endpaper with the release date (Nov 21 1939). Dust jacket shows some chipping to extremes, but not affecting any text. Obviously scarce. The author's first American publication. 363 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$450.00

Galatea 2.2/a Novel   (Signed)
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Galatea 2.2/a Novel (Signed)

By POWERS, Richard

Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A.: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1995. Bound in black cloth and tan boards, stamped in gold. The first edition of this, the author's fifth book. Signed on a bookplate affixed to the half-title page. 329 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$110.00

Wilson: A Consideration of the Sources
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Wilson: A Consideration of the Sources

By MAMET, David

Woodstock: Overlook, 2000. A 336pp. collection from the noted playwright/novel/essayist.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$19.00

Out Went The Candle

By SWADOS, Harvey

New York: Viking, 1955. Authors' first book; 374pp. A little edgewear to extremes of price-clipped dust jacket, but overall, a tight, clean copy of the author's first book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++ Price-Clipped.

$45.00

Corelli's Mandolin (ARC)

By DE BERNIERES, Louis

NY: Pantheon, 1994. in printed wraps with wraparound band with blurb by author A.S. Byatt. A "tragic comedy" by the noted author of "Senor Vivo and the Coca Lord". The Advance Reading Copy (precedes the first edition).. Advance Reading Copy. Fine.

$55.00

The Famished Road

By OKRI, Ben

New York: Doubleday, 1991. Winner of the 1991 Booker Prize for fiction; 500pp. Beautiful copy of the first U.S. edition. . First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$37.50

The Great Fire
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The Great Fire

By HAZZARD, Shirley

New York: Farrar, Straus And Giroux, 2003. The National Book Award winner in year of publication; 278pp. Tight, clean, unread copy. By the author of "The Bay of Noon". 278 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$45.00

A Yellow Raft in Blue Water

By DORRIS, Michael

NY: Henry Holt, 1987. This is the first edition of the author's first book. The late writer, Dorris was married to writer Louise Erdrich. An unfortunate victim of Depression/Suicide.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$22.50

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