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THE DEAD ARE ARISING The Life of Malcolm X

by Payne, Les & Tamara Payne

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Mostly Useful Fictions
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2020
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First Edition
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NY: Liveright. F/NF. 2020. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. FIrst edition, fine unread in fine DJ. NBA winner for nonfiction 2020. Signed by Tamara Payne on the half title page. ; 9.5 X 6.5 X 2.0 inches; 640 pages; Signed by Author .
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Born to Run

by Springsteen, Bruce

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2016
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Simon & Schuster. F/F. 2016. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First edition, a fine unread copy in a fine protected DJ. ; 528 pages .
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TOO CLOSE TO THE SUN The Audacious Life and Times of Denys Finch Hatton

by Wheeler, Sara

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Published
2007
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First Edition
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NY: Random House. F/F. 2007. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First American edition, fine in protected DJ. ; 9.2 X 6.5 X 1.1 inches; 320 pages .
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SHIRLEY JACKSON A Rather Haunted Life

by Franklin, Ruth

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2016
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NY: Liveright. NF/NF. 2016. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First edition of award winning biography, just a touch of sheflwear. ; 8.9 X 6.5 X 0.7 inches; 624 pages .
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Edgar Allan Poe The Man: [In Two Volumes]

by Phillips, Mary E.

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Mostly Useful Fictions
Published
1926
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G+/NONE
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First Edition
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The John C. Winston Company. G+/NONE. 1926. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. A few notes from the original purchaser in 1927 on the half title pages about when he acquired the volumes. Some spotting to the top edges. The front end paper maps in volume1 is missing part of the grip. Bindings are tight and text is… Read more
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RAYMOND CARVER A Writer's Life

by Sklenicka, Carol

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Published
2009
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First Edition
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NY: Scribner & Company. F/F. 2009. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. Top 10 NYT 2009. First edition, fine in fine protected DJ. .
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Machado de Assis A Literary Life

by Jackson, K. David

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Published
2015
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New Haven: Yale University Press. F/F. 2015. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. A fine unread first edition in a fine DJ. ; Major Figures in Spanish and Latin American Literature and the Arts; 9.30 X 6.50 X 1.20 inches; 360 pages .
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Bei Mir Bist Du Schön The Life of Sholom Secunda

by Secunda, Victoria H. & Walter Matthau

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Published
1982
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VG+/VG
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First Edition
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NY: Magic Circle Press. VG+/VG. 1982. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First edition inscribed by the author "For Mary & Gil - my new (and Shelly's old) dear new friends- with love, Victoria Secunda (Vicky, to you) Feb 3, 1985 " DJ as one small chip. ; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 271 pages; Signed by… Read more
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BOLANO A Biography in Conversations

by Maristain, Monica

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Published
2014
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Brooklyn: Melville House. F/F. 2014. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. Fine in fine DJ. .
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The Lady with the Borzoi Blanche Knopf, Literary Tastemaker Extraordinaire

by Claridge, Laura

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Published
2016
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First Edition
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NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. NF/NF. 2016. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. Gently read one time, in protected DJ. ; 8.60 X 6.30 X 1.50 inches; 416 pages .
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CHARLES FORT Prophet of the Unexplained

by Knight, Damon

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Mostly Useful Fictions
Published
1970
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First Edition
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Garden City: Doubleday. VG+/VG. 1970. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. Slight soiling to the edges. DJ is price-clipped. Text is clean and binding is tight. .
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BRUNO SCHULZ Regions of the Great Heresy

by Ficowski, Jerzy

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Mostly Useful Fictions
Published
2003
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First American Edition
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NY: Norton. F/F. 2003. First American Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. A fine unread copy in a fine DJ. ; .
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SINCERELY YOURS The Life and Work of Leonard Riggleman

by Garrett, Mark

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Published
1980
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NF. 1980. Softcover. Undated and privately printed biography. .
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