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All We Need of Hell : A Novel

by CREWS, Harry

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Published
1987
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060156800
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$45.00

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Harper & Row, 1987. A tight, clean copy of the first edition of this, the author's 12th book. 161 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Biltmore Oswald

by SMITH, J. Thorne

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Published
1918
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition
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$135.00

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NY: Frederick A. Stokes, 1918. A tight, clean copy of the first edition of the author's first book in dustwrapper that shows some chipping, and tears (repaired archivally from the obverse). Still, a desirable copy of Smith's book. The author went on to write the Topper series later in life. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG Only. Illus.… Read more
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The Honourable Mr. Tawnish

by FARNOL, Jeffery

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Published
1913
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Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$225.00

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1913. A brilliant copy bound in lavender cloth, stamped in gold. It looks as if it was bound yesterday! In a pink dustwrapper, stamped in gold that's only flaw is light fading to spine (but still certainly readable). The author's fourth novel re: London Society. A stunning copy. . First American Edition.… Read more
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Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood

by WELLS, Rebecca

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Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060193454
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$45.00

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NY: HarperCollins, 1998. A tight, clean copy of the first edition of this book that went into many printings and the basis for the film of the same name. Uncommon in this protected condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Tales of the South Pacific

by MICHENER, James

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Published
1974
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VG++
Edition
Later Printing
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$195.00

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Taiwan: Taiwan Piracy, 1974. Bound in black patterned boards, stamped in silver. This is a pure Taiwan priracy edition in dustwrapper. It was copied from the Fawcett paperback edition -- but it has a nice dust jacket (with illustration from the front and back panels of the paperback edition. A very scarce Michener collectible -- downright rare… Read more
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Paco's Story

by HEINEMANN, Larry

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Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$37.50

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NY: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1986. Only flaw is that the dust jacket is price-clipped. A tight, clean unread copy of this, the first edition of this National Book award winning Vietnam novel by the author. His second book. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine -- Price-Clipped.
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Alp: A Novel

by Hjortsberg, William

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Published
1969
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671203382
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$45.00

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Simon and Schuster, 1969. Dustwrapper shows a bit of minimal darkening to extremes. Overall, a tight, clean copy of this, the author's first book in nice dustwrapper that was done by Paul Bacon. 157 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++.
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The Chill Factor

by LAMBERT, Derek (Writing as Richard Falkirk)

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Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780718109332
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$45.00

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London: Michael Joseph, 1971. The first edition of this spy novel written by Richard Falkirk re: Russian trawlers in Iceland. 224 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Mountain Language

by PINTER, Harold

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Published
1989
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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NY: Grove, 1989. The first edition of this play by the noted playwright who recently won the Nobel Prize. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Heart Songs and other Stories

by PROULX, E. Annie

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Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$550.00

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NY: Scribners, 1988. Slightest wear to top edge of spine. Overall, a brilliant copy of Proulx's first work of fiction. Proulx went on to win both the Nat'l Book Award and the Pulitzer for her "Shipping News". Laid in is an author-signed colorful luggage sticker. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Here We Are in Paradise (Signed)

by EARLEY, Tony

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Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$42.50

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1994. The first edition of the author's first book -- A book of short stories. Earley is a Granta 20 author. Remainder mark on page edges. SIGNED by the author on the title page.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Years as Catches

by DUNCAN, Robert

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Published
1966
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$135.00

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CA: Oyez, 1966. The first hardcover (un-signed) edition of the first printing. One of 170 copies and scarce thus. Highly collectable and hard to find in any condition. This copy is in great condition. Ref.: Bertholf A20.... First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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The Doomsday Men

by PRIESTLEY, J.B

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Published
1938
Condition
VG+
Edition
First British Edition
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$55.00

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London: Heinemann, 1938. The dustwrapper shows some chipping to extremes and one scuffed corner of book. But, overall, a tight, clean, first British edition in well above average dustwrapper by the prolific British author and essayist. A novel with map endpapers of the Mojave Desert.. First British Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/VG+.
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