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Mask for a Diva [signed]

by Michaels, Grant

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Published
1994
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9780312114626
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1994. Hardcover. 296p., very good first edition, first printing in boards and lightly-edgeworn unclipped dj. Fourth Stan Kraychik mystery featuring Czech-American hairdresser Kraychik in a mystery at a Boston Opera fesitval. Gunn page 197.
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I've Got a Time Bomb: a novel

by Lamb, Sybil

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Published
2015
ISBN
9781627290111
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New York: Topside Press, 2015. Paperback. 344p., illustrated with drawings by the author, mild wear and soiling else good first edition, first printing stated trade paperback originl in pictorial wraps. Gay/lesbian/bi counterculture Millennial - Punk fantasy. Debut novel by the illustrator/cartoonist/DIY 'Zinester.
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The Story of the Night: a novel [inscribed & signed]

by Tóibín, Colm

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Published
1997
ISBN
9780805052114
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$25.00

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New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1997. Hardcover. 324p., personal inscription signed on half-title page by the author, very good first edition, first printing stated in boards and unclipped dj.
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Fiammetta [inscribed & signed with card laid-in]

by Beck, Nora [Eleanore]

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Published
2002
ISBN
9780971282513
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$15.00

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Portland, OR: Carlton Street Press, 2002. Paperback. 175p., inscribed and signed by the author with her card laid-in, very good first edition stated trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Set in Italy, the Hamptons and Portland a potpourri of poetry, fiction, memoir, photos and drawings.
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Uncle Stephen

by Reid, Forrest

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Published
1988
ISBN
9780854490837
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$12.00

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London: GMP/Gay Men's Press, 1988. Paperback. [v] 256p., introduction, very good first edition thus with new introduction, trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Young 3252*. Originally published by Faber in 1931. Uranian content. One of three linked novels about Tom Barber.
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Paper Trail: selected prose, 1965-2003

by Howard, Richard

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Published
2004
ISBN
9780374258856
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New York: Farrar , Straus and Giroux, 2004. Hardcover. ix, 434p., On Poetry, On French Literature, On the Visual Arts, On Prose, Introducing New Poets, etc., near fine first edition first printing stated in half-cloth boards and bright unclipped dj.
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The Hunt

by Sachs, Maurice, translated from the French by Richard Howard

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Published
1965
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New York: Stein and Day, 1965. Hardcover. 176p., closed tears at top of half-title and title page and then chips out of tops of the next two pages else fair first US edition in half-cloth boards and slightly edgeworn dj. Reading copy. Young 3395*. Sequel to his "Witches Sabbath" This follows the narrator's exploits in Nazi-occupied France.
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Germinal

by Zola, Emile, translated by Havelock Ellis, intorduction by Matthew Josephson

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Published
1937
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New York: Knopf/Alblabook, 1937. Hardcover. xii, 472p., introduction, good first Alblabooks edition with cloth binding designed by W. A. Dwiggins and new introduction by Josephson, unclipped but edgeworn & toned dj. Zola's proletarian novel about the coal miners in France first published in 1885 and in the US in 1925. Considered by some as the greatest novel of the… Read more
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Eight Mortal Ladies Possessed a book of stories

by Williams, Tennessee

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Published
1974
ISBN
9780811205313
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$12.00

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New York: New Directions, 1974. Paperback. 100p., good first trade paperback in pictorial wraps. NDP 374. Happy August the Tenth, The Inventory at Fontana Bella, Miss Coynte of Greene, Sabbatha and Solitude, Completed, & Oriflamme.
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New York: Dutton, 1991. Paperback. 255p., good uncorrected proofs, paperback in yellow printed wraps.
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Against Interpretation and other essays

by Sontag, Susan

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Published
1966
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New York: Farrar , Straus and Giroux/Noonday Press, 1966. Hardcover. ix, 304p., a note, toning to text block else very good first edition, first printing stated in boards a lightly-worn, price-clipped dj. The essayist's scarce second book and first collection including the infamous "Notes on Camp" which introduced the concept of Camp into the mainstream.
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Towards Democracy: complete edition in four parts

by Carpenter, Edward, with a foreword by Gilbert Beith

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Published
1985
ISBN
9780907040743
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London: GMP, 1985. Hardcover. 415p., foreword, very good first GMP edition in boards and unclipped dj. Gay Modern Classics series.
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The Age of the Assassin [inscribed & signed]

by Henig, Suzanne, drawings by Endre Rozsda

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Published
1976
ISBN
9780893630065
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San Diego: Aeolian Press, 1976. Paperback. 76pp., illustrations, inscription by the author "For Noriko, with much admiration for what you are doing & best wishes for success, yours, Suzanne", lightly-worn first edition trade paperback in red pictorial wraps. This copy comes from library of literary schollar Noriko Muzuta. Aolian Press Poetry Series No. 4.
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The Immoralist a novel

by Gide, Andre, translated from the French by Richard Howard

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Published
1983
ISBN
9780394605005
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New York: Modern Library, 1983. Hardcover. xv, 171p.., light foxing to edges else very good first Modern Library edition stated in boards and edgeworn, price-clipped dj. The 1030 UK edition is Young 1420*. Gide's masterpiece of psychological realism is set in Algeria and is semi-autobiographical.
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The Collected Poems

by Price, Reynolds

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Published
1997
ISBN
9780684832036
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New York: Scribner, 1997. Hardcover. xxiv, 471p., preface, index of titles, lengthy gift inscriptions from students in an acting class, else very good first edition stated in cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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Moab is My Washpot: an autobiography

by Fry, Stephen

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Published
1999
ISBN
9780375502644
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New York: Random House, 1999. Hardcover. 366p., semi-glossy b&w photo section, near-fine first edition stated with the usual Random House number line ending in 2 as called for, boards and bright unclipped dj.
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Body Language a Mark Manning Mystery

by Craft, Michael [pseudonym of Michael Craft Johnson]

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Published
1999
ISBN
9781575664194
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New York: Kensington Books, 1999. Hardcover. 273p., very good first edition, first printing stated in boards and bright unclipped dj. Third Mark manning mystery, this set in Wisconsin where the Chicago journalist/detective has moved to become a publisher in his hometown.Gunn page 135.
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Second Son: a novel

by Ferro, Robert

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Published
1988
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New York: E. P. Dutton, 1988. Paperback. 215p., very good uncorrected proof, paperback in blue printed wraps and clear mylar, review materials laid-in.
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The Interior Castle: the art & life of Jean Stafford

by [Stafford, Jean] Ann Hulbert

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Published
1992
ISBN
9780394557045
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$12.00

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New York: Knopf, 1992. Hardcover. xv, 430p., introduction, notes, index, illustrated with b&w photos, near-fine first edition stated in quarter-cloth boards and bright unclipped dj.
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The Liar: a novel

by Fry, Stephen

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Published
1991
ISBN
9780939149827
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$20.00

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New York: Soho Press, 1991. Hardcover. 277p., near-fine first US edition, first printing stated in quarter-cloth boards and bright unclipped dj. Fry's debut novel.
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