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cover of Shoe the Wild Mare

Shoe the Wild Mare

by Gene Fowler

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Published
1950
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Good
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First Edition Thus
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Shoe the Wild Mare Readers Choice Library No.7 1950 First thus 159 pp. Good only with previous owner name and address scrawled across both inside covers. Vertical crease to front cover, wear, rubbing and light chipping to spine paper. Light toning to pages. bx4
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cover of Liza of Lambeth

Liza of Lambeth

by W. Somerset Maugham

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Published
1947
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Good
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Reprint
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Liza of Lambeth Avon NY 1947 reprint 158 pp Mass market paperback Edge wear, pages lightly toned. readers creases to spine. bx7
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cover of When Ghost Meets Ghost

When Ghost Meets Ghost

by William De Morgan

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Published
1914
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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"the ghosts of the title are a pair of elderly twins who each think that the other is long dead. This is a historical novel set mainly in the England of the 1850's but with some key events taking place in late 18th century Australia." Very good with light wear. Dust soiling to page edges. bx46
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cover of The Steinway Quintet  Plus Four

The Steinway Quintet Plus Four

by Leslie Epstein

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780316245692
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Collects 2 novellas and 3 short stories. Near Fine copy spine head lightly bumped in Fine Dust Wrapper with a 1/4" bottom edge tear to the rear panel. See photos bx72E
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cover of The Way the Angel Spreads Her Wings

The Way the Angel Spreads Her Wings

by Barry Callaghan

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Published
1991
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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9780865380738
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First US edition. "A passionate love story, with its roots in the Toronto of the forties and its resolution in the heart of contemporary Africa...combines the excitement of an adventure story with a Joycean exuberance and love of language". Near Fine copy with light dust soiling to page edges in Near Fine Dust Wrapper with… Read more
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cover of Call it Marriage She Learned that Passion is Not Enough For Love!

Call it Marriage She Learned that Passion is Not Enough For Love!

by Gail Jordan

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Published
1952
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York, Ny,: Star Guidance Inc.. Title: Call it Marriage She Learned that Passion is Not Enough For Love! Venus Books No. 146 Author: Gail Jordan Publisher: Star Guidance Inc., NY Date: 1952 Edition: First Edition Format: softcover wraps Pages: 129 Size:… Read more
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cover of The Mission

The Mission

by Hugh B. Cave

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Published
1960
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Very Good
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First Edition
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A very good book with a previous owners Short neat gift inscription on the front free end paper "Aunt Edith from Florence Christmas 1960" in a good only dust jacket with soiling and edge wear, 1 inch closed tear at lower front spine gutter. bx104
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cover of Days of My Love

Days of My Love

by Leonard Bishop

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Published
1953
Condition
Good
Edition
1st edition
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Dial Press , NY 1953 , First edition 506 page Hardcover in Dust jacket . A good copy with edge wear and light dust soiling, in a about good dust jacket with edge wear, dust soiling, light chipping to the spine ends, a few small edge tears. See Photos bx 51E
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cover of THE BEST OF FRIENDS

THE BEST OF FRIENDS

by Rostkowski, Margaret I. [Dust Wrapper art by Bob Marstall]

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060251048
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"Summary: Three very different teenagers, once close friends, struggle to understand the changes in their relationships and the turmoil around them as the Vietnam War encroaches on thier lives". Fine copy in Fine Dust Wrapper. bx123.
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cover of Broad Shoulders

Broad Shoulders

by Lamarre, Beatrice

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Published
1999
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Near Fine in Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Vantage Press 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. This copy has been inscribed to her brother dated in the year of issue ["March 3, 1999"] and signed ["Beatrice"] by the author on the front free endpaper. "This is the story of a failed marriage and a marriage that came close to failure, but eventually blossomed". 182… Read more
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cover of The Diving Bell

The Diving Bell

by Todd Strasser

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Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780590446204
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New York: Scholastic Hardcover / Inc [1992]. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1992. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. 0590446207 . First edition thus. "Summary: During the Spanish colonization of Mexico, a young girl invents a diving bell to save her brother and her people". 159 pages. Near Fine copy with a trace of wear in Fine Dust… Read more
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cover of My Big Apartment

My Big Apartment

by Christian Oster

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Published
2002-09
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780803286122
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Winner of the prestigious Prix Medicis and a bestseller in France, MY BIG APARTMENT is a humorous and ironic look at the serious subject of growing up". VG+ copy [some top edge creasing, shallow bumping to the spine heel rear corner]. bx77
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cover of A Parting Gift

A Parting Gift

by Ben Erickson

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Published
2000-05
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Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780446525305
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First edition of the author's first work of fiction. 274 pages. Near Fine or better copy in Fine Dust Wrapper. .BX116
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cover of Thereafter Johnnie

Thereafter Johnnie

by Carolivia Herron

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394576442
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First edition of the author's first novel. This copy has been inscribed "'Now She is a Light' Carolivia Herron May 10, 1991" on the title page. "Based on a classical epic structure of twenty-four books, Herron's work cuts into the heart of those institutions we have come to revere---family, religion, history----as well as what it… Read more
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cover of The Distinguished Guest

The Distinguished Guest

by Sue Miller

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Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002253543
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First UK edition. This copy has been signed by the author on the title page. "The profound and moving story of a mother and son that touches the deepest concerns about life and art...chronicles the visit of an ailing woman to her son and his family". Fine copy [ text paper just starting to tan]… Read more
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cover of Hunger Moon

Hunger Moon

by Sarah Lamstein

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Published
2004-05
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781932425055
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Asheville, NC: Front Street 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. 1932425055 . First edition. This copy has been warmly inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. "Summary: In 1953 in Chicago, Ruth struggles to deal with her parents' constant arguing, taking care of her younger brothers, one of whom is mentally disabled, and getting along… Read more
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cover of The Persistence of Memory

The Persistence of Memory

by Tony Eprile

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Published
2004
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393058888
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First edition of the author's first novel. This copy has been signed by the author on the half-title page. "Fuses a searing political and cultural satire with a haunting coming-of-age story to render South Africa's turbulent past with striking clarity". 297 pages. Very good copy with spine cocked and end bumped with a crease to the… Read more
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cover of Rennie's Way

Rennie's Way

by Slone, Verna Mae

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Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780813118550
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[Lexington]: The University Press of Kentucky [1994] First edition. Author's first novel. 220 pages. Spine slightly slanted, name and date to the front paste-down, else Near Fine or better copy in Near Fine Dust Wrapper with one tiny edge tear to the bottom of the rear panel. .19
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cover of Outside The Dog Museum

Outside The Dog Museum

by Jonathan Carroll

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780356195896
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Macdonald London 1991 8vo First EditionThis copy has been inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. 244 pages. Slight spine cocking and light to moderate bumping to one corner else Near Fine copy in Near Fine Dust Wrapper.; Signed by Author .
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cover of This Room Is Yours

This Room Is Yours

by Michael Stein

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Published
2004
Condition
Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781579621063
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Sag Harbor: The Permanent Press [2004]. Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket. 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. 1579621066 . First edition. This copy has been inscribed and signed and dated in the year of issue ["Providence, RI 11.04"] by the author on the title page. 190 pages. Near Fine copy [light upper corner bumping] in Near Fine… Read more
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