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The Right Stuff (Signed)

By WOLFE, Tom

New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1979. Bound in white cloth, stamped in silver, red and blue in matching silver dust jacket. The true first edition of this noted book on astronauts. Signed on the second free endpaper with the late author's usual flourish. Basis for the film of the same name; 436pp. One minor diagonal crease to front dust wrapper flap. Overall, a tight, clean copy. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good ++.

$345.00

The Name of the Rose
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The Name of the Rose

By ECO, Umberto

NY: Harcourt Brace & Co., 1983. Bound in white cloth and brown boards, stamped in gold. Overall, a tight, clean copy of the first U.S. edition of this Italian author's great novel and basis for the movie of the same name. Just a bit of toning to the page edges, but a well-above average copy of an important 20th Century book. 502 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good ++.

$33.50

Doctor Zhivago - First Illustrated Edition

By PASTERNAK, Boris

NY: Pantheon, 1960. Bound in decorated black and white cloth in matching slipcase. The book is near fine with no flaws, the matching slipcase shows a bit of scuffing to extremes, but no tears or cracks. This book states "First American Edition" on the copyright page -- but it was published two years after the true first. An early reprint copy of this popular novel. 559 pp. Basis for the David Lean movie that starred Omar Sharif and Julie Christie. . First Illustrated Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket - As Published.

$95.00

Inherent Vice
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Inherent Vice

By PYNCHON, Thomas

New York: The Penguin Press, 2009. Bound in blue boards, stamped in silver. 369pp. Tight, clean copy of the author's book on an L.A. detective. Good Reviews. Basis for the Hit Movie of the same name. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$27.50

Crazy Heart

By COBB, Thomas

New York: Harper & Row, 1987. Bound in white cloth, stamped in silver. The first edition of the author's first book and basis for the movie of the same name that starred Jeff Bridges and Maggie Gyllenhaal. Bridges won an Academy Award for his role in the film. 248pp. Tight, clean copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$45.00

High Fidelity
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High Fidelity

By HORNBY, Nick

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Riverhead, 1995. A crisp, clean first U.S. edition of the author's second book and basis for the movie of the same name that starred John Cusack and Jack Black. 323 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$25.00

The Reivers

By FAULKNER, William

NY: Random House, 1962. The true first edition of this book, i.e., stated first, top edge stained red -- and in the correct dustwrapper with price of $4.95 and 6/62 on front flap. Dustwrapper shows minor scuffing to top edge of spine. An acceptable copy. Basis for the movie that starred Steve McQueen.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good +.

$29.50

Out of Africa

By DINESEN, Isak

NY: Random House, 1938. The book is bound in orange cloth with glossy black cloth spine stamped in gold. A stain to top page edges; mild darkening to edges of endsheets, but the book overall is tight, bright and clean. An above average copy of the first edition of the author's most popular work and basis for the movie that starred Meryl Streep and Robert Redford. Fitted with a facsimile dust jacket that fits the book perfectly. 389 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Fine (Facsimile DW).

$145.00

Interview With the Vampire
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Interview With the Vampire

By RICE, Anne

NY: Alfred a Knopf Inc, 1976. The true first edition of the author's first book housed in the foil dustwrapper that just shows a bit slight bit of wear to front flap (a crease). Overall, a gorgeous copy of this book which is rarely found in this protected condition. Basis for the movie of the same name. 372 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good ++.

$495.00

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

By Adams, Douglas

New York: Harmony Books, 2004. Bound in red cloth and blue boards, stamped in blue. This is the 25th anniversary edition -- in the same format as the first edition. Actually listed as the 12th edition on the copyright page. 215 pgs.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$22.50

Twilight Collector's Edition (The Twilight Saga)

By Meyer, Stephanie

Boston: Little, Brown, 2008. Bound in black cloth with color illustration on front panel of hands holding an apple. Housed in a fine custom slipcase. This is the limited Collector's edition published three years after the first edition. Author's auto-pen signature to title page. 498 pp. . Auto-Pen Signed. First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket - As Published.

$125.00

The Accidental Tourist

By TYLER, Anne

NY: Knopf, 1985. Bound in rust colored cloth over yellow boards stamped in gold in illustrated dust jacket. Store price sticker to top of front flap of the jacket -- not covering the $16.95 price. Overall, a tight clean copy of the first edition of this book that went on to be a popular movie starring William Hurt. 355 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good ++.

$24.50

The Honourable Schoolboy

By LE CARRE, John

UK: Folio Society, 2010. Bound in gray buckram, stamped in maroon in matching slipcase. An "as new" copy of the first Folio Society printing. 500 pp. Rather scarce first Folio printing. . First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket - As Published. Illus. by Tim Laing.

$125.00

Interview With the Vampire (Signed 20th Anniversary Edition)

By RICE, Anne

NY: Alfred a Knopf Inc, 1996. This is the first edition of the 20th Anniversary edition. Same format as the first edition. This edition is housed in a custom slip case and is signed by Ms. Rice on the second free endpaper. Absolute gorgeous copy of this book which is rarely found in this protected condition. Basis for the movie of the same name. 372 pp. . Signed by Author. First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$95.00

Smiley's People

By LE CARRE, John

UK: Folio Society, 2010. Bound in gray buckram, stamped in maroon in matching slipcase. An "as new" copy of the first Folio Society printing. 364 pp. Rather scarce first Folio printing. . First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket - As Published. Illus. by Tim Laing.

$175.00

Winter's Bone
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Winter's Bone

By WOODRELL, Daniel

Boston, MA, U.S.A.: Little Brown & Company, 2006. A stunning, as new (unread) copy of the first edition of this book that was the basis for the now classic "Ozark" movie of the same name. The book is scarce and even more so in this protected condition. 193 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$75.00

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

By KESEY, Ken

UK: Folio Society, 2015. Bound in gray buckram , stamped in blue in matching slipcase. An "as new" copy of the first Folio Society printing. 310 pp. Introduction by John Sutherland. . First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket - As Published. Illus. by David Hughes.

$95.00

The Princess Bride (S. Morganstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure).

By GOLDMAN, William

UK: Folio Society, 2013. Bound in illustrated green cloth, stamped in black and gold in matching slipcase. An "as new" copy of this rather scarce Folio Society printing. Map Endsheets, 172 pp. . First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket - As Published. Illus. by Mark Thomas.

$85.00

Kidnapped

By STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1991. Bound in full navy blue decorated leather stamped in gold, sans DW, as published; moire end sheets; a.e.g.; silk book ribbon; Part of the publisher's "Collector's Edition - Bound in Genuine Leather" series. 289 pp. An "as new" unread copy. Perfect for gift giving. . Limited. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket (as published). Illus. by N.C. Wyeth.

$150.00

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

By SMITH, Betty

Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2007. Bound in full red decorated leather stamped in gold, sans DW, as published; moire end sheets; a.e.g.; silk book ribbon; Part of the publisher's "Collector's Edition - Bound in Genuine Leather" series. Great for gift giving. 443 pp. An "as new" unread copy. . Limited. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket (as published). Illus. by Laurance Schwinger.

$295.00

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