Catalog 59 - Fiction from Joseph Valles - Books

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Private woods.

by Moore, Sandra Crockett.

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Published
1988
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Fine
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$11.00

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San Diego, New York, London : Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, c1988, 1988. Fine. Green and white cloth ; 1st ed., 1st printing ; 302 p. ; 24 cm. ; ISBN: 0151747105; 9780151747108 LCCN: 87-25115 ; OCLC: 16649554 ; "Seventeen years after the Vietnam War drove them apart, Sarah Lannom and Sonny Woods meet again. Sarah is to deer… Read more
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image of The Road to Omaha.

The Road to Omaha.

by Ludlum, Robert.

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Published
1992
Condition
Fine
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$20.00

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New York : Random House, c1992., 1992. Fine. Blue and black cloth ; xv, 487 p. ; 25 cm. ; 1st edition, 1st printing ; ISBN: 0394573293; 9780394573298 LCCN: 91-23214 ; OCLC: 24010263 ; name on ep ; "In The Road To Gandolfo, Robert Ludlum introduced us to the outrageous General MacKenzie Hawkins and his… Read more
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image of Phantom Life. [Vie fantôme. English]

Phantom Life. [Vie fantôme. English]

by Sallenave, Danièle, 1940- [Lydia Davis, translator]

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
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$27.00

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New York : Pantheon Books ; Random House, Inc., c1989., 1989. Fine. 1st American ed. ; 245 pp. ; ISBN: 0394564537 :; 9780394564531 LCCN: 88-43203 ; OCLC: 18835278 ; "Pierre is a teacher, married for ten years, the father of two children, not so much trapped by his wife as happily enmeshed in the routine of his… Read more
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image of Fairy Tales. [The Happy Prince and Other Tales : The happy prince, Nightingale_the rose, Selfish giant, Devoted friend, Remarkable rocket ; A House of Pomegranates : The young king, Birthday of the Infanta,  fisherman_his soul, Star-child]

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London ; Sydney ; Toronto : The Bodley Head, 1984., 1984. Fine. 9th impression ; Green cloth in colored dust jacket by Charles Mozley; 188 pp. ; ISBN: 0370010426 ; FINE/VG
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image of The case of the philosophers' ring by Dr. John H. Watson, unearthed by Randall Collins : [Amid the drugs_cult mysticism of the Edwardian underworld, Sherlock Holmes encounters the world's most evil genius,_his plan to destroy Western civilizatio

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New York : Crown Publishers, 1978., 1978. Good. vii, 152 p., [2] leaves of plates : illustrated ; 24 cm. ; ISBN: 0517535300; 9780517535301 LCCN: 78-12689 ; LC: PZ4.C7128; PS3553.O476; Dewey: 813/.5/4 ; OCLC: 4194839 ; black and off-white cloth with black lettering, in pictorial dustjacket ; ex-lib, stamps, pocket, date due ; red marking on front endpaper… Read more
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$31.00
image of The meeting at Telgte. [Treffen in Telgte. English]

The meeting at Telgte. [Treffen in Telgte. English]

by Grass, Günter, 1927- [trans., Ralph Manheim ; afterword by Leonard Forster; photo, Jerry Bauer; blurb, Geroge Steiner]

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Published
1981
Condition
Fine
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$48.00

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New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1981., 1981. Fine. [1st trade edition, 2nd printing] ; 147 pp. ; 21 cm. ; ISBN: 0151585881; 9780151585885 LCCN: 80-8749 ; LC: PT2613.R338; Dewey: 833/.914 ; OCLC: 7177690 ; "A Helen and Kurt Wolff book."; sea-green cloth with dark blue spine and gold lettering and designs in brown, green and black pictorial… Read more
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Written on the Body.

by Winterson, Jeanette, 1959- [photo, Beverly Brown; design, Archie Ferguson; blurbs, Gore Vidal, Madeleine Kingsley, Lorna Sage, Claire Messua, Lucy Hughes-Hallett, Cressida Connolly]

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780679420071
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$45.00

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New York : Knopf, 1993., 1993. Fine. 1st American edition, [1st printing] ; 190 pp. ; 20 cm. ; ISBN: 067942007X :; 9780679420071; LCCN: 92-54475 ; LC: PR6073.I558; Dewey: 823/.914 ; OCLC: 27375575 ; Lambda Literary Award, 1993 ; "The interesting thing about a knot is its formal complexity. Even the simplest pedigree knot, the trefoil,… Read more
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Soames and the Flag.

by Galsworthy, John, 1867-1933.

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
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$88.00

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New York : Scribner's, 1930., 1930. Very Good. 61 pp. ; 23 cm. ; LCCN: 30-15143 ; OCLC: 7330388 ; LC: PR6013.A5; Dewey: 823.91 ; SIGNED by Galsworthy on the flyleaf ; untrimmed ; blue decorative cloth with beige spine and gold lettering ; slipcase not present ; "Six hundred eighty copies were printed for Charles Scribner's Sons… Read more
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image of Dear Judas and other poems. [The Loving Shepherdess, The Broke Balance, Birth-dues, The Humanist's Tragedy, Evening Ebb, Hands, Hooded Night]

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New York : H. Liveright, 1929., 1929. Very Good. 1st trade edition ; 129 pp. ; 26 cm. ; LCCN: 44-31160 ; LC: PS3519.E27 ; OCLC: 2430705 ; brown and black cloth with worn dustjacket ; pages untrimmed ; "'The Loving Shepherdess,' writes Jeffers, 'is the story of one who has committed self-sacrifice. ..a saint, O suppose, going… Read more
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$250.00
image of Eugénie Grandet ; A study of woman ; Another study of woman ; La Grande Bretêche.

Eugénie Grandet ; A study of woman ; Another study of woman ; La Grande Bretêche.

by Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850. [illustrations, William Lincoln Hodson, A. Worth Smith]

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Published
1914
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781434617903
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$39.00

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New York : Scribner, 1914., 1914. Very Good. 288 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 20 cm. ; LC: PQ2166; Dewey: 843.912 ; OCLC: 9883623 ; recent edition ISBN: 1434617904, 9781434617903 ; red cloth with grey lettering and blind-stamped design on cover ; foxing ; "There are houses in certain provincial towns whose aspect inspires… Read more
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image of The Young Salesman. [ On Board the Arcturus; The First Day in New York; Scott Learns a Lesson; Tracking the Thief; An Unpleasant Surprise; At Niagra Falls; etc]

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New York : A.L. Burt, [c.1896], 1896. Fair. 313 p. ; 19 cm. ; LC: PS1029.A3; Dewey: 813/.4 ; OCLC: 2853213 ; illustrated grey, green and black cloth ; illustrated endpapers ; front hinge starting ; tear to edge of spine ; foxing (of course) ; name on flyleaf ; covers soiled ; a penciling on one page… Read more
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image of Try and trust : the story of Abner Holden's bound boy. [Around the Breakfast Table; Introducing the Hero; a Moment of Peril; Taken Prisoner; Facing a Burglar; Sparring; Risen from the Dead; A Friend in Need; etc]

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New York : A.L. Burt, 1911., 1911. Fair. 1911 printing ; 329 pp. ; 19 cm. ; LC: PZ7.A395 ; OCLC: 1269830 ; decorated cloth ; foxing (naturally!) ; slight knock ; back hinge started ; illustrated endpapers ; "It seems Margaret left a child-a boy of fourteen; and as she left no property the doctor suggests that… Read more
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image of Tappan's Burro : And Other Stories. [The Great Slave; Yaqui; Tigre; The Rubber Hunter]

Tappan's Burro : And Other Stories. [The Great Slave; Yaqui; Tigre; The Rubber Hunter]

by Grey, Zane, 1872-1939. [cover art, Frank Vaughn]

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Published
1923
Condition
Very Good
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$120.00

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New York : Grosset & Dunlap, 1923., 1923. Very Good. 252 pp. ; illustrated dustjacket cover ; 18.7 cm ; LC: PS3513.R6545 ; OCLC: 9075332 ; textured tan cloth with color pictorial dustjacket featuring a painting by Frank Vaughn ; dustjacket spine sunned ; wear to corners of dustjacket ; edge wear on back dustjacket flap crease ;… Read more
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image of Dragon Seed. [Long zi.]

Dragon Seed. [Long zi.]

by Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973.

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Published
1942
Condition
Very Good
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$37.00

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New York : The John Day Company, 1942., 1942. Very Good. [1st edition] ; 3, [1], 3-378 pp. ; 22 cm. ; LCCN: 41-27318 ; OCLC: 285548 ; LC: PZ3.B8555; PS3503.U198; Dewey: 813.5 ; brown cloth with gold lettering and decorations ; slight wear to covers ; a tiny bump on spine ; front endpaper gutter shows wear… Read more
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image of The historical nights' entertainment : first series.[The writings of Rafael Sabatini ; v.9] [Murder of David Rizzio; Murder of Darnley; Antonio Perez and Philip II of Spain; Lady Alice Lisle; Saint Bartholomew; Louis XIV_Madame de Montespan; Casan

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Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin, [1924], 1924. Very Good. [Trade edition] ; xii, 387 pp., frontispiece ; 23 cm. ; similar to ISBN: 1419165992, 9781419165993 ; LC: PR6037 ; orange textured cloth with gold lettering and designs ; foxed ; spine sunned ; Contents: -- The Night of Holyrood : The Murder of Davi d… Read more
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$44.00
image of Vera, the medium ; Miss Civilization.

Vera, the medium ; Miss Civilization.

by Davis, Richard Harding, 1864-1916.

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Published
1914
Condition
Very Good
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$35.00

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New York : Scribner's, 1914., 1914. Very Good. 5 pp., leaf., 3-215 pp., illustrations. ; 20 cm. ; LC: PS1522 ; OCLC: 30885904 ; red cloth with gold lettering and designs, in uniform series binding ; Miss Civilization originally appeared serially in Collier's Magazine, copyright 1904 ; wear to covers ; front hinge starting ; plate betwen pgs… Read more
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image of The Patriot.

The Patriot.

by Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973.

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Published
1939
Condition
Good
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$37.00

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New York : The John Day Company, 1939., 1939. Good. [1st edition] ; 372 pp. ; 21 cm. ; LCCN: 39-27111 ; LC: PZ3.B8555; PS3503.U198; Dewey: 813.5 ; OCLC: 6442963 ; orange cloth with gold lettering and decorations ; spine sunned ; 9 tiny spots on front cover ; hinges shaken ; foxing to endpage gutters ;… Read more
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image of The Silver Stallion.[Poictesme en Chanson et Légende][Last Siege of the Fellowship; Mathematics of Gonfal; Toupan's Bright Bees; Coth at Porutsa; Mundus vult decipi; In the Sylan's House; What Saraide Wanted; Candid Footprint; Above Paradise; Manuel

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London : John Lane, The Bodley Head Limited ; [London ; Aylesbury : Made and Printed in Great Britain by Hazell, Watson & Viney], 1926., 1926. Very Good. xv, 312 pp. ; 19 cm. ; OCLC: 3363061 ; LC: PS3505.A153 ; grey cloth with decorative embossed designs, with dark grey lettering ; top edge in faded purple ;… Read more
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image of The Extinction Club. [Major; Truth; The phone call; My story; Emperor; Library; ISBN envy; Business; Dirt; Forgetting Milu; Blue Peter; Chinese Mirror; Selling youself; Sold; Klaudia; Blag; Blockages; Egypt; Basque Country; Espiritu Santo; etc]

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New York : William Morrow, 2001., 2001. Fine. 1st US edition, 1st printing ; 222 pp. ; illustrated ; 22 cm. ; ISBN: 0688175392 (alk. paper); 9780688175399 (alk. paper) LCCN: 2001-57904 ; LC: PR6120.W54; Dewey: 823/.914 ; OCLC: 48517155 ; remainder mark at bottom ; white and gold cloth with meta llic gold lettering in color pictorial dustjacket… Read more
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$24.00
image of Verloren in der Steppe. [Lost in the Steppes, a Mennonite Bildungsroman]

Verloren in der Steppe. [Lost in the Steppes, a Mennonite Bildungsroman]

by Dyck, Arnold, 1889-1970.

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Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
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$50.00

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Steinbach, Manitoba, Canada : Selbstverlag des Verfassers ; [Druck von Prairie Press, North Kildonan, Winnipeg, Canada], 1944., 1944. Very Good. 127 pp. ; Volume 1 (unstated) of 5 ; illustrated ; 19 cm. ; LCCN: 85-128126 ; OCLC: 12550566 and OCLC: 12550566; LC: PT3919.D9; Dewey: 833/.912 ; 1st volume of the scarce serialized novel by Arnold Dyck, completed… Read more
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