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Clock Without Hands

By MCCULLERS, Carson

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1961. The first state dustwrapper (with cellophane attached behind the window on the front panel) is price-clipped. Book shows a bit of fading the the red portion of the cloth on the top of the front panel. Overall, an acceptable copy of this, the first edition of the author's sixth book. Priced accordingly, 241 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++ Price-Clipped.

$24.00

Peregrine

By BAYER, William

New York: Congdon & Lattes, 1981. This book was the "Edgar" award winner in year of publication; 243pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.

$24.50

Going After Cacciato

By O'BRIEN, Tim

London: Jonathan Cape, 1978. The dustwrapper is price-clipped (that was clipped by the publisher and another price sticker added). The first British edition of the author's exceedingly uncommon third book. O'Brien is the author of "If I Die in a Combat Zone". The first U.S. copy is about four times as costly.. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine -- Price-Clipped.

$135.00

Good Night, Jupiter

By KENNEDY, Raymond

New York: Atheneum, 1970. Author's second book; 244pp. Tight, clean copy in dustwrapper. Quite scarce in this protected condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$45.00

Carlito's Way

By TORRES, Edwin

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 Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$225.00

The Moment and Other Essays

By WOOLF, Virginia

NY: Harcourt Brace & Co., 1948. Housed in a VG+ pink dustwrapper that shows some fading and a 1/2" scar to front panel. One of 3500 in the U.S. first edition. Very nice copy of this book -- with d.w. by Vanessa Bell.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG+.

$95.00

The Country Ahead of Us, Country Behind

By GUTERSON, David

NY: Harper & Row, 1989. The very scarce first edition of the author's first book. Supposedly a small production of the first printing due to a large number being destroyed soon after printing (typos?). By the award winning author of "Snow Falling on Cedars". With AUTHOR-SIGNED Bookplate laid in.. AUTHOR-SIGNED Bookplate. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$295.00

Crazy in Berlin

By BERGER, Thomas

NY: Scribners, 1958. Bound in khaki-colored cloth with black stamping in Near Fine first state dustwrapper that shows only minor scuffing to top edge of spine. The scarce first edition (1 of 1200 copies) in a bright first state dustwrapper (w/ no statement of the Dial Prize). Stunning copy of the author's first book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.

$325.00

Cinderella Liberty (Signed)

By PONICSAN, Darryl

NY: Harper & Row, 1973. Dustwrapper shows (typical) crinkling to plastic coating. Beautiful crisp, clean copy -- Inscribed and Signed on the front free endpaper by the author. This book went on to become a quite-popular movie in the Seventies that starred James Caan. . Inscribed and Signed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$95.00