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WHY YOU SHOULD READ KAFKA BEFORE YOU WASTE YOUR LIFE

by Hawes, James

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2008
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NY: St. Martin's Press. F/NF. 2008. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First edition, fine in protected DJ with a touch of shelfwear. ; 8.3 X 5.8 X 0.9 inches; 256 pages .
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A GUIDE TO FICTION SET IN VERMONT

by Micou, Ann McKinstry

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2005
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Montpelier: Vermont Humanities Council. F. 2005. First Edition. Softcover; First Printing. A fine unread copy in pictorial wraps. ; 8.9 X 5.9 X 0.9 inches; 320 pages .
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IMAGINING LOS ANGELES A City in Fiction

by Fine, David M.

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2000
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Albuquerque: Univ of New Mexico Pr. NF/NF. 2000. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First edition an unread copy with a hint of shelfwear in protected DJ. ; 9.1 X 6.0 X 1.0 inches; 293 pages .
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THE 50S The Story of a Decade

by The New Yorker Magazine & Henry Finder

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2015
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NY: Random House. F/F. 2015. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. A fine unread first edition in a fine protected DJ. ; New Yorker: The Story Of A Decade; 9.2 X 6.5 X 1.7 inches; 784 pages .
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THE THINGS THAT MATTER What Seven Classic Novels Have to Say about the Stages of Life

by Mendelson, Edward

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2006
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NY: Pantheon. F/F. 2006. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First edition fine unread in fine protected DJ. .
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Bits of Paradise 21 Uncollected Stories

by Fitzgerald, F. Scott & Zelda Fitzgerald & Matthew J. Bruccoli & Scottie Fitzgerald Smith

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Published
1973
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NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. VG+/NF. 1973. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. FIrst edition, minor wear in protected DJ. ; 386 pages .
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TRAVESTIES

by Stoppard, Tom

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Published
1975
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F
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First Edition Thus
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NY: Grove Press. F. 1975. First Edition Thus. Softcover; First Printing. 1st paperback U. S. Edition, fine unread in wraps. .
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WHEN WE WERE ORPHANS (PROOF)

by Ishiguro, Kazuo

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2000
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New York: Knopf. NF. 2000. Uncorrected Proof. Softcover; First Printing. Minor shelfwear, proof is unread. .
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Sleep of Memory

by Modiano, Patrick & Mark Polizzotti

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2018
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New Haven: Yale University Press. F/F. 2018. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First Americn edition, fine unread in protected DJ. ; The Margellos World Republic of Letters; 136 pages .
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MCSWEENEY'S MAMMOTH TREASURY OF THRILLING TALES McSweeney's vol 10.

by Chabon, Michael

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2002
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San Francisco: Mcsweeney's Books. F. 2002. First Edition. Softcover; First Printing. Unread in pictorial wraps. A little crinkling to the spine. First edition. .
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POOR PEOPLE (UNCORRECTED PROOF)

by Vollmann, William

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2007
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NY: Ecco Press. F. 2007. Uncorrected Proof. Softcover; First Printing. Uncorrected proof, unread in pictorial wrappers. .
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A Grace Paley Reader Stories, Essays, and Poetry

by Paley, Grace & Kevin Bowen & Nora Paley & George Saunders

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2017
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NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. F/F. 2017. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First edition, fine unread in fine protected DJ. ; 8.11 X 5.71 X 1.42 inches; 400 pages .
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SOMEDAY THIS PAIN WILL BE USEFUL TO YOU (ARC)

by Cameron, Peter

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2007
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NY: FSG. F. 2007. Advance Reader's Copy. Softcover; First Printing. Unread in pictorial wraps. .
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The Collected Stories of Machado de Assis

by de Assis, Joaquim Maria Machado & Margaret Jull Costa & Robin Patterson & Michael Wood

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2018
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NY: Liveright. F/F. 2018. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First edition, fine unread in fine protected DJ. ; 960 pages .
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The Shape of the Ruins A Novel

by Vasquez, Juan Gabriel

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2018
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NY: Riverhead Books. NF/F. 2018. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First edition, near fine unread in fine protected DJ. (MInor shelfwear) , ; 528 pages .
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REFUND Stories

by Bender, Karen

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2015
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New York: Counterpoint. F/F. 2015. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. NBA longlist 2015 First edition, fine unread in fine protected DJ. ; pages .
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THE SIRIAN EXPERIMENTS The Report by Ambien II, of the Five

by Lessing, Doris May

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1981
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London: J. Cape. VG+/VG+. 1981. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First British edition, a very nice copy with a little toning to the pages in protected DJ. ; Canopus In Argos; 8.6 X 5.4 X 1.2 inches; 304 pages .
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MY NAME IS RED

by Pamuk, Orhan

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2001
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NY: Knopf. VG+/NF. 2001. First American Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First American edition, one small corner bump, else an unread copy in protected DJ with a touch of shelfwear. ; 9.3 X 6.2 X 1.6 inches; 448 pages .
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A NEW LITERARY HISTORY OF AMERICA

by Marcus, Greil & Werner Sollors

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2009
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Cambridge: Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press. NF/NF. 2009. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First edition, just a hint of shelfwear in protected DJ. Text is clean and unmarked. ; Harvard University Press Reference Library; 10.2 X 6.9 X 1.9 inches; 1128 pages .
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THE SELECTED LETTERS OF TENNESSEE WILLIAMS, VOL. 2 1945-1957

by Devlin, Albert J. & Nancy Marie Patterson Tischler & Tennessee Williams

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2004
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NY: New Directions. NF/NF. 2004. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. First edition, a nice clean copy with just a touch of shelfwear in protected DJ. ; 9.1 X 6.3 X 1.6 inches; 662 pages .
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