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POST OAKS & SAND ROUGHS

by Howard, Robert E.

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780937986936
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$95.00

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Donald M. Grant Publisher, 1990. 176pp. Blue cloth hardback with copper lettering on spine edge, DJ VG with very light rubbing along edges, stated First Edition, index, appendix, Post Oaks & Sand Roughs, a semi-autobiographical novel centering around Howard's friends and acquaintances, . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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BINGO BROWN AND THE LANGUAGE OF LOVE

by Byars, Betsy

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780670827916
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$10.00

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Viking Kestrel, 1989. 132pp. Orange cloth spine with orange boards, DJ VG, owner name on front end page, J. Hickman, First Printing, light brown foxing spots on outer page edge, As twelve-year-old Bingo Brown strives for the triumphs of today and steels himself against the tribulations of tomorrow, he discovers that he will have to undergo a few more trials… Read more
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HOUSES AND TRAVELLERS Prose

by Merwin, W.S.

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Published
1984
Condition
Good +
ISBN
9780689705540
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$15.00

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Atheneum, 1984. 213pp. Trade paperback, G+, covers slightly curled, corner tips curled, light rubbing along edges, owner name blacked out, signed by Merwin on title page, Collection of prose by W.S. Merwin, . Trade Paperback. Good +.
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THE LOWER DEPTHS and Other Plays

by Gorky, Maxim; Bakshy, Alexander (translator)

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Published
1959
Condition
Good +
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Yale, 1959. 220pp. Trade paperback, light rubbing along edges, reading crease in spine, paper slightly tanned, underlining and marks on c.20pp., Includes: The Lower Depths, Enemies, The Zykovs, . Trade Paperback. Good +.
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DIRTDOBBER BLUES a Novel

by Vetter, Cyril E.

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
2011
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780807138304
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$13.75

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Louisiana State University Press, 2011. 134pp. Black cloth hardback with DJ, VG, signed by author on half title page, CD included in back pocket is very good condition, lyrics and music scores, b&w and color illustrations, Dirtdobber Blues, a novel, . Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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DEVIL IN THE FOG

by Garfield, Leon

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
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$20.00

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Pantheon Books, 1966. 205pp. Purple cloth hardback, DJ has light rubbing at corner tips and tiny chips at spine edges, First American Edition, b&w illustrations, Devil In The Fog, an 18th century mystery novel for young adults, . First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Antony Maitland .
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THE OLD CALLAHAN PLACE

by Corbett, Elizabeth

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Appleton-Century, 1966. 311pp. Green cloth hardback, DJ has rubbing and wear and small tears, First Edition, "Ed Callahan, a poor Irish boy, fell in love and married Liz Magrath, who lived in Helios, a suburb of Chicago. Ed prospered, first a grocery store -- then as a saloonkeeper. He built the Callahan Place. Molly, the eldest daughter, was a secretary… Read more
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OTHER GODS : An American Legend

by Buck, Pearl S.

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Published
1940
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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John Day Company, 1940. 381pp. Maroon cloth hardback, no DJ, First edition, "The story opens in the Himalaya, as an expedition is attempting the first ascent of a mountain named Therat. Bert Holm, a farm boy from New York state, signed on to the mountaineering crew as a mechanic, but through a series of unusual circumstances he ends up being… Read more
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THE MAN WHO GREW TOMATOES

by Mitchell, Gladys

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
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$30.00

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London House & Maxwell Inc , 1959. 248pp. Small black hardback, DJ has wear at spine edges, green dust jacket with large red tomato on cover, few brown stains on outer page edge, "Mr. Hugh Camber, claiming the family estate as his own following an inheritance, does not receive quite the warm welcome that he has expected. Housestaff members give… Read more
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South to Java : A Novel

by Mack, William P.; Mack Jr., William P.

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780933852693
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$17.50

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Nautical & Aviation Publishing Company of America, 1987. 460pp. Gray and blue hardback, DJ VG, signed by both authors on front end page, "The crew of an old U.S. Navy destroyer steaming toward a deadly battle in the Java Sea is the focus of this famous novel set at the outbreak of World War II as the Allies attempted to… Read more
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MA CINDERELLA

by Wright, Harold Bell

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Published
1932
Condition
Good +
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A.L. Burt Company, 1932. 291pp. Red cloth hardback, liquid stains on back cover and spine, light rubbing at corner tips and spine edges, reprint edition, "typically set in the Ozark hills and involves a backwards woman (Ma) who works hard to give her son a better life, which he eventually comes to appreciate", . Hard Cover. Good +/No Jacket.
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SMOKER'S COUGH

by Sewart, Alan

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First UK Edition
ISBN
9780709186298
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$12.00

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Lond : Robert Hale, 1982. 190pp. Black hardback, DJ has light rubbing along edges, First U.K, Edition, Detective Sergeant Chamberlane investigates the death of one of his informants, . First UK Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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WOMEN OF MORNING

by Sewart, Alan

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Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First UK Edition
ISBN
9780709174141
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Lond: Robert Hale, 1980. 192pp. Black hardback, DJ has light rubbing along edges, First U.K. edition, Detective Jim Wilson hunts a murderer stalking women during the morning, . First UK Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Jonathan Blair : Bounty Lands Lawyer

by Ellis, William Donohue

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Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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World Publishing, 1954. 464pp. Red cloth hardback, DJ VG, stated First Edition, Novel about Jonathan Blair, a frontier lawyer dealing with the struggles between Indians and frontiersmen for possession of the ground, . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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DEATH OF A GENTLE LADY

by Beaton, M. C.

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Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780446582605
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$7.00

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Grand Central Publishing, 2008. 245pp. Brown hardback, DJ VG, First Printing, "Gentle by name, gentle by nature. Everyone in the sleepy Scottish town of Lochdubh adores elderly Mrs. Gentle - everyone but Hamish Macbeth, When Mrs. Gentle dies under mysterious circumstances, the town is shocked and outraged", . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Little Brown & Co, 1960. 640pp. Gray cloth hardback, DJ worn and tucked in rear of book, no names or markings in book, Three complete books bound together in one volume, THE INDOMITABLE HORNBLOWER : Commodore Hornblower; Lord Hornblower; Admiral Hornblower in the West Indies, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair.
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DANGER : DINOSAURS!

by Marsten, Richard

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Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$80.00

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John C Winston, 1953. 210pp. Green cloth hardback, light rubbing along edges, tiny waterstain on lower page edge, DJ has light rubbing and wear with tiny chips missing at spine edges, possibly a facsimile dust jacket(?), corner tips of dj flaps clipped yet price of $2.00 still on upper front flap, An expidition back to the Jurassic period, the Age… Read more
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OF SWANS, SUGARPLUMS AND SATIN SLIPPERS : Ballet Stories for Children

by Verdy, Violette

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780590434843
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$30.00

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Scholastic, 1991. 90pp. Oblong hardback with glossy illustrated boards, DJ VG, First Printing, signed by both author and illustrator on title page, OF SWANS, SUGARPLUMS AND SATIN SLIPPERS : Ballet Stories for Children, . Signed by Author and Illustrator. First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Marcia Brown.
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DINING WITH THE DICTATOR

by Laferriere, Dany; Homel, David (translator)

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Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780889104808
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$6.75

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Coach House Press , 1994. 207pp. Trade paperback, VG, It is the early 1970s in Haiti. A shy adolescent boy, raised in a devout family of women, gets mixed up in a misunderstanding at the Macaya Bar in Port-au-Prince's Zone Rouge. Terrified that he has become a target for the Tontons Macoutes - Duvalier's feared and hated secret police -… Read more
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THREE HAINISH NOVELS : Rocannon's World; Planet of Exile; City of Illusions

by Le Guin, Ursula K.

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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$9.50

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Nelson Doubleday, 1967. 370pp. Brown hardback, DJ has minor wear along spine edges, BCE, no names or writing in book, THREE HAINISH NOVELS : Rocannon's World; Planet of Exile; City of Illusions, . Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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