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The Complete E.C. Segar Popeye: Sundays, 1930-1934 (Volumes #1, #2 and #4)

By SEGAR, E. C

Thousand Oaks, Ca.: Fantagraphics Books, 1984. A tight, clean three volume set of these early Popeye Sunday cartoons, published from 1930 - 1934. 105 / 109 pp. / 119pp. Quite scarce in this protected condition. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$195.00

Endless Love

By SPENCER, Scott

NY: Knopf, 1979. Tight, clean copy in price-clipped dustwrapper. The first edition of the author's third book by the author of "Preservation Hall". Basis for the movie of the same title that starred Brooke Shields and Tom Cruise (his first picture). . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine -- Price-Clipped.

$35.00

The Old Forest & Other Stories
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The Old Forest & Other Stories

By TAYLOR, Peter

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Dial, 1985. The winner of the Pen/Faulkner Award in year of publication. An unusually bright, clean copy of this title. Light remainder spray to bottom edge. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$35.00

A Manual for Manuel

By CORTAZAR, Julio

NY: Pantheon, 1978. Dustwrapper and book are in beautiful condition. An as new copy of this early political novel by Cortazar. The first U.S. edition of the Latin-American author's seventh book. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$45.00

Kentucky Straight

By OFFUTT, Chris

NY: Vintage, 1992. Bound in printed white wraps. This is the first edition of the author's scarce first book -- a book of highly acclaimed short stories. Offutt has gained quite a bit of praise for his writing and has recently been named one of the "Granta 20". A paperback original -- said to be limited to 5000 copies in the 1st edition.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$85.00

The Flaming Corsage (Signed)

By KENNEDY, William

PA: Franklin, 1996. Bound in burgundy leather, stamped in gold. The first Franklin Library edition of this book that is said to be installment Five in the Albany Cycle. With blurb sheet from Franklin Library laid in.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket -- As Published.

$75.00

American Falls

By BATCHELOR, John Cal

NY: Norton, 1985. The first edition of this, the author's third book. Quite hard to find in this protected condition. A novel of the Civil War.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$35.00

Ellen Rogers

By FARRELL, James T

NY: Vanguard, 1941. in VG price-clipped dustwrapper that shows average edgewear for a book of this age, and a few closed, minor tears, but is overall bright and whole. By the author of "Studs Lonigan". The first edition.. Hard Cover. NF.

$55.00

Past Caring (ARC)

By GODDARD, Robert

n.p.: Penquin, 1988. Fine in light blue wraps printed with dark blue lettering. The Advance Reading Copy of the first U.S. pbk. printing of this, the British author's scarce first book. Blurb comparisons to John Fowles. Tight, clean, unread copy.. Near Fine.

$295.00

Elect Mr. Robinson For A Better World

By ANTRIM, Donald

NY: Viking, 1993. The first edition of the author's first book. Tiny remainder dot to top edge. Overall, a crisp, clean unread copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$65.00

Clothes for a Summer Hotel

By WILLIAMS, Tennessee

NY: New Directions, 1983. in Fine Dustwrapper. This is a "Ghost Play" based on the lives of F.S. Fitzgerald and Zelda. Originally opened in N.Y.C. in 1980, but first published in 1983. This copy is from the New Directions Warehouse, so is "as new" -- unread.. Fine.

$95.00

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

Medea at Kolchis

By DUNCAN, Robert

CA: Oyez, 1965. Bound in rust-colored self-wraps. This is 1/472 copies of the first edition (28 were hardbound and signed). This is unsigned, but still quite scarce in this protected condition. Ref.: Bertholf A16a.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$75.00

Sea-Side and Way-Side (No. 1)

By Wright, Julia McNair

Boston: D.C. Heath, 1888. First edition of the first book in the Nature Readers series. Children's book. Wear to edges, some soiling. . First Edition. Boards w/Cloth Spine. VG/No Jacket.

$25.00

A Voice from the Attic

By DAVIES, Robertson

NY: Knopf, 1960. Bound in blue cloth, stamped in silver and light blue. Dust jacket shows some insect damage to edge. Overall, a bright, tight first U.S. edition of this 360 pp. book of literary essays by the noted late Canadian Author/Journalist.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good +.

$24.00

The Hours      (ARC)
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The Hours (ARC)

By CUNNINGHAM, Michael

NY: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1998. This is the Advance Reading 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".. Advance Reading Copy. Printed Wraps. Near Fine/No Jacket. Advance Reading Copy.

$95.00

The End of My Life (Signed Association Copy)

By BOURJAILY, Vance

NY: Scribner's, 1947. The dustwrapper shows some edgewear and a closed tear to bottom of spine. Still presentable. The first edition of the author's first book. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Mr. Bourjaily to Lillian Ross in 1951. Humorous long inscription about the book not having a dustwrapper (it does now).. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG+.

$295.00

The Color Purple

By WALKER, Alice

LONDON: Women's Press, 1986. A very nice, tight clean copy of the first British edition of this classic book by the noted Afro- American author. The Pulitzer Prize winner for 1982. At about a third of the price of the U.S. edition in similar condition.. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$125.00

Breakheart Hill
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Breakheart Hill

By COOK, Thomas H

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Bantam Books, 1995. Tight, clean, "as new" copy of this mystery by Cook, Inscribed and Signed on the half-title page by the author. Nice inscription. . Inscribed and Signed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$37.50

Turkey Hash

By NOVA, Craig

NY: Harper & Row, 1972. Light dampstaining to top of back panel of white dustwrapper. Overall, a tight, clean, bright copy of the first edition of the author's first book. This is an early pre-publication copy from a type-setter's shop. Stamped and Dated on the second free endpaper 9/8/72 which precedes the publication by two months. Handsome copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++.

$67.50

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