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The Four Million

by O. Henry (William Sydney Porter)

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Published
1925
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Early Reprint
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NY: Doubleday, 1925. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A book of 25 short stories. The publisher's "Popular Edition" -- also states "Biographical Edition" on half-title page. 215 pp.. Scarce -- especially in the dust jacket. . Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good +. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.… Read more
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The Trimmed Lamp - (Two Volumes Complete)

by O. Henry

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Published
1907
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
Early Reprint
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$22.00

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NY: Doubleday, 1907. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A two volume set of this early reprint. The publisher's "Popular Edition" -- also states "Biographical Edition" on half-title page. 108 pp. / 131 pp. Scarce -- especially in the dust jackets (these have held up well - some edgewear). . Early Reprint. Hard Cover.… Read more
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Roads of Destiny - (Two Volumes Complete)

by O. Henry

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Published
1925
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Reprint
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$21.00

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NY: Doubleday, 1925. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A two volume set of this early reprint. The publisher's "Popular Edition" -- also states "Biographical Edition" on half-title page. 194 pp. / 202 pp. Scarce -- especially in the dust jacket (a bit of chipping to the spines of the jackets). . Early… Read more
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Strictly Business - (Two Volumes Complete)

by O. Henry

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Published
1910
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Reprint
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$35.00

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NY: Doubleday, 1910. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A two volume set of this early reprint. The publisher's "Popular Edition" -- also states "Biographical Edition" on half-title page. 138 pp. / 159 pp. Scarce -- especially in the dust jackets (these are bright and whole). Dust jacket show very minimal scuffing to… Read more
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Whirligigs - (Two Volumes Complete)

by O. Henry

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Published
1910
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Reprint
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$37.50

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NY: Doubleday, 1910. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A two volume set of this early reprint. The publisher's "Popular Edition" -- also states "Biographical Edition" on half-title page. 150 pp. / 164 pp. Scarce -- especially in the dust jackets (these are bright and whole). Volume two has a 3/4" chip to… Read more
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Kiss Kiss (11 Short Stories)

by DAHL, Roald

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Published
1968
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Sixth Edition
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$24.50

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New York: Knopf, 1968. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in pink and black. Nice dust jacket is price clipped. Similar format to the first edition that was published 8 years earlier. 308 pp.. Sixth Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine - Price-clipped.
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SEVEN #T2412

by MACDONALD, John D.

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Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$29.50

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Greenwich, CT: Fawcett Gold Medal, 1971. The true first edition of this rather scarce book of John D. MacDonald's short stories. Bound in illustrated blue wraps. 160 pp. Tight, clean copy, presumably unread, scarce thus. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Skycruiser

by BRIER, Howard M.

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Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Early Reprint
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$22.00

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NY: Random House, 1939. Bound in gray cloth, stamped in blue with illustration of plane to the front panel. Toning to top edge and end papers. but overall a tight, clean copy. 238 pp. book of short stories.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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The Law on Horseback

by HART, William S.

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Published
1935
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$19.00

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LA: Times-Mirror, 1935. Bound in gray cloth, stamped in green with two six shooters on the front panel. 223 pp. by tne noted cowboy star of the early 20th Century. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket.
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Quo Vadimus?

by WHITE, E. B.

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Published
1946
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Early Edition
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$22.00

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NY: Garden City, 1946. Bound in turquoise boards in a matching dust jacket with cartoon illustrations. A most acceptable copy of this early reprint of the classic book of humorous short stories by White. 219 pp. Pages yellowed. . Early Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good +.
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Dangerous French Mistress and Other Stories

by COLWIN, Laurie

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First British Edition
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$55.00

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1974. Bound in purple cloth, stamped in gold. The first British edition of the author's first book (published in the States as "Passion and Affect". . Nice, tight, clean copy of this book of short stories. 136 pp. . First British Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Tactical Exercise

by WAUGH, Evelyn

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Published
1954
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$37.50

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1954. Bound in blue-green cloth, stamped in gold in matching (price-clipped) dust jacket. Wear to spine ends (and a pencil eraser sized chip to top of spine), but not affecting any text and the book and the jacket are still bright and clean. A very acceptable copy of the first U.S. edition (no British edition)… Read more
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Pennsylvania Stories

by QUINN, Arthur H.

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Published
1899
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third Edition
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$15.00

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PA: Penn Publishing, 1899. Bound in brown and blue striped cloth. A 259 pp. book of sports-related short stories with a PA twist. Previous owner's book plate to front pastedown, front hinge just starting. . Third Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Welcome to the City and Other Stories

by SHAW, Irwin

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Published
1942
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First Edition
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$37.50

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NY: Random House, 1942. Bound in red cloth, stamped in silver. The book shows some minor staining to front panel and front page edges, but is overall a tight copy. Previous owner's small signature to front paste down. An acceptable first edition (stated) of the author's scarce first book. 269 pp. . First Edition. Hard… Read more
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Tike and Five Stories

by STRONG, Jonathan

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
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$22.00

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Boston: Atlantic / Little, Brown, 1969. Bound in black cloth over blue boards, stamped in gold in dust jacket that has a picture of the author on the front panel. Tight, clean copy. 1/2" closed tear to top of front panel. 210 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good +.
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Batting Against Castro: Stories

by SHEPARD, Jim

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Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679446682
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$18.00

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NY: Knopf, 1996. Bound in brown and blue boards, stamped in gold in illustrated dust jacket. A 197 pp. book of 14 short stories. Great reviews. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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The Empty Family: Stories

by TOIBIN, Colm

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Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781439138328
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$18.00

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NY: Scribner, 2011. Bound in black boards, stamped in gold in illustrated dust jacket. A book of nine short stories by the prolific author, Good reviews on back panel. 275 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Collected Stories of Richard Yates

by YATES, Richard

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Published
2001
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780805066937
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$24.50

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Henry Holt & Company, LLC, 2001. Tight, clean copy of the first edition of this collection of short stories by one of the masters of the genre. 472 pp. The only flaw is one bumped corner. By the author of Revolutionary Road. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Near Fine.… Read more
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Tenth of December: Stories

by SAUNDERS, George

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Published
2013
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780812993806
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$22.50

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NY: Random House, 2013. Bound in white boards, stamped in black in matching black and white dust jacket. One corner lightly bumped. The true first edition with the number line ending in "1". A 251 pp book of short stories by the recent Man Booker Prize. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good… Read more
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A Model World and Other Stories (Signed)

by CHABON, Michael

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$17.50

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NY: Morrow, 1991. Bound in yellow cloth and blue boards. A tight, clean, presumably unread copy of this, the first edition of Chabon's second book -- a book of short stories. Chabon is the author of "The Mysteries of Pittsburgh".Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for "The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay". 207 pp. Signed by the… Read more
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