Recent Arrivals from Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA

Recent Arrivals from Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA

cover of Beloved

Beloved

by Morrison, Toni

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780394535975
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£459.75

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Knopf, 1987. First Edition (first printing). The fifth novel by the Nobel Prize-winning author of SONG OF SOLOMON, the story set in post-Civil-War-Ohio of an escaped slave who comes to live with her daughter, her mother-in-law and a disturbing intruder. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and basis for the film. Near Fine/Near Fine -- … Read more
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cover of Never Let Me Go

Never Let Me Go

by Ishiguro, Kazuo

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780571224111
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£208.98

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Faber & Faber, 2005. First British (and true first) Edition (first printing). The sixth novel by the Nobel Prize-winning author of THE REMAINS OF THE DAY, the story of a group of pupils at an idyllic English countryside school who are sheltered from the outside world -- for a reason. Shortlisted for the Man… Read more
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cover of The Handmaid's Tale

The Handmaid's Tale

by Atwood, Margaret

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780771008139
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£794.11

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McClelland & Stewart, 1985. First Canadian (and true first) Edition (first printing). The sixth novel by the author of THE BLIND ASSASSIN and THE TESTAMENTS, a story set in what-was-once the United States in the near future where there are bizarre consequences for women. Shortlisted for the Booker Prize in Britain and basis for the award-winning Hulu television… Read more
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cover of Wicked, The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West

Wicked, The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West

by Maguire, Gregory

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780060391447
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£208.98

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Regan (HarperCollins), 1995. First Edition (first printing). The story of the other, darker side of the rainbow -- the life of the wicked witch from THE WIZARD OF OZ. Basis for the Broadway musical. Near Fine/Near Fine -- a couple of short folds to the dust jacket flaps. Inscribed by Maguire… Read more
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cover of Woman of Light

Woman of Light

by Fajardo-Anstine, Kali

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
2022
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780525511328
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£54.33

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One World (Random House), 2022. First Edition (first printing). The second novel by the author of SABRINA & CORINA, a story that spans five generations of an indigenous Chicano family in the American West. Fine/Fine. Signed by Fajardo-Anstine on the title page. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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cover of Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail '72

Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail '72

by Thompson, Hunter S., Dr.

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780879320539
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£313.46

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Straight Arrow Books, 1973. First Edition (first printing). The third book by the author of HELL'S ANGELS, the searing account of the battle for the 1972 presidency between George McGovern and Richard Nixon. With illustrations by Ralph Steadman. In the scarce first issue dust jacket, with a white border around the photo on the rear dust… Read more
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cover of The Queen's Gambit

The Queen's Gambit

by Tevis, Walter

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780394528014
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£292.57

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Random House, 1983. First Edition (first printing). The fourth novel by the author of THE HUSTLER and THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH, the story of an American girl who was born with a talent for chess that matched that of the world's greatest players. Basis for the popular Netflix miniseries. Near Fine - /Near Fine… Read more
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cover of Less

Less

by Greer, Andrew Sean

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
2017
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780316316125
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£292.57

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Lee Boudreaux (Little, Brown), 2017. First Edition (first printing). The sixth work of fiction by the author of THE CONFESSIONS OF MAX TIVOLI, the story of a fifty-year-old failed novelist who accepts a series of invitations to "half-baked literary events around the world" in order to avoid going to his ex's wedding. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize.… Read more
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cover of Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman

Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman

by Murakami, Haruki

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
2006
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781843432692
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£313.46

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Harvill Secker, 2006. First British Edition (first printing). The third story collection published in English by the multi-award winning author of NORWEGIAN WOOD and A WILD SHEEP CHASE. Translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel and Jay Rubin. Fine/Fine. Signed "haruki" by Murakami (along with his rubber stamp name) on the title page. … Read more
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cover of Essays on Game Theory

Essays on Game Theory

by Nash, Jr., John F.

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781858984261
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£1,253.85

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Edward Elgar, 1996. First Edition. A collection of essays by the Nobel Prize-winning economist and mathematician which present his range of diverse contributions to the concept of game theory. Most of these influential papers were originally written over the decade beginning in 1949 -- but were collected here following the Nobel Prize announcement. Nash… Read more
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cover of Where the Crawdads Sing

Where the Crawdads Sing

by Owens, Delia

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
2018
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780735219090
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£1,671.80

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Putnam, 2018. First Edition (first printing). The mega-selling first novel by this popular nonfiction author, the story of a North Carolina "marsh girl" -- an ode to the natural world, coming-of-age story and possible murder mystery. A selection of the Reese Witherspoon ("Hello Sunshine") Book Club and basis for the film. Fine/Fine but for… Read more
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cover of Cloud Atlas

Cloud Atlas

by Mitchell, David

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780340822777
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£250.77

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Sceptre (Hodder & Stoughton), 2004. First British (and true first) Edition (first printing). The third novel by the author of NUMBER9DREAM and UTOPIA AVENUE, the stories of several characters whose voices are echoed "down the corridor of history." Shortlisted for the Booker Prize and basis for the film. With the original wrap-around band. Near Fine/Near… Read more
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cover of Goodbye, Columbus and Five Short Stories

Goodbye, Columbus and Five Short Stories

by Roth, Philip

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
1959
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Houghton Mifflin, 1959. First Edition (first printing). The first book by the celebrated author of PORTNOY'S COMPLAINT and AMERICAN PASTORAL, a short novel about a wealthy young woman and a young man who finds the opulence that surrounds her to be funny (as well as five short stories). Basis for the film. Near Fine/Near… Read more
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cover of Trust

Trust

by Diaz, Hernan

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
2022
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780593420317
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£54.33

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Riverhead (Penguin Random House), 2022. First Edition (first printing). The second novel by the author of the Pulitzer Prize finalist, IN THE DISTANCE, the story of a 1920's Wall Street tycoon and the daughter of eccentric aristocrats who are at the center of a 1937 novel that all of New York seems to have read. Fine/Fine. … Read more
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cover of High-Rise

High-Rise

by Ballard, J. G.

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
1975
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780224011686
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£1,253.85

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Jonathan Cape, 1975. First British (and true first) Edition (first printing). The eighth novel by the author of CRASH and EMPIRE OF THE SUN, the story of a luxury apartment building's descent into violent chaos. Basis for the film. Fine/Fine but for a few very light scratches to the rear dust jacket panel -- an… Read more
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cover of Station Eleven

Station Eleven

by Mandel, Emily St. John

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780385353304
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£292.57

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Knopf, 2014. First Edition (first printing). The fourth novel by the author of THE GLASS HOTEL and SEA OF TRANQUILITY, the story of a troupe of Shakespearian actors moving between survivor settlements in a world altered by pandemic. Nominated for the National Book Award and the PEN Faulkner Award and winner of the Arthur C. Clarke Award. … Read more
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cover of Underworld

Underworld

by DeLillo, Don

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780684842691
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£83.59

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Scribner, 1997. First Edition (first printing). The eleventh novel by the author of WHITE NOISE and LIBRA, a fused history of the second half of the twentieth century that begins with Bobby Thompson's home run that gave the Giants the 1951 National League pennant, told through the eyes of a man and a woman who knew each other once… Read more
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cover of The Sympathizer

The Sympathizer

by Nguyen, Viet Thanh

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
2015
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780802123459
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£146.28

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Grove Press, 2015. First Edition (first printing). The first novel by the popular author of THE REFUGEES and THE COMMITTED, the well-received story of a half-French, half-Vietnamese communist sleeper agent living in America after the end of the Vietnam War. Winner of multiple literary awards including the Pulitzer Prize. Near Fine/Near Fine but for bumping at… Read more
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cover of The Remains of the Day

The Remains of the Day

by Ishiguro, Kazuo

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780571153107
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£334.36

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Faber and Faber, 1989. First British (and true first) Edition (first printing). The third novel by the Nobel Prize-winning author of NEVER LET ME GO and KLARA AND THE SUN, the story of a butler's six-day motoring trip which is interrupted by the memories of his life in service. Winner of the Booker Prize and basis… Read more
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cover of All the Light We Cannot See

All the Light We Cannot See

by Doerr, Anthony

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Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA
Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781476746586
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£376.16

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Scribner, 2014. First Edition (first printing). The acclaimed second novel by the author of CLOUD CUCKOO LAND, the story of a young blind girl and a young boy who becomes adept at fixing radios (which wins him a place at the Hitler Youth Academy) during World War II. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Fine/Fine.… Read more
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