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cover of Cord: Paradise Valley.

Cord: Paradise Valley.

by ROUNTREE, Owen. [William Kittredge (1932-2020) and Steven M. Krauzer (1948-2009)].

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Published
1986.
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Fine
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First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780345307583
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£38.36

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New York: Ballantine Books, 1986. Signed on the title page by the author (William Kittredge). First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Very near fine. A paperbound original. The eighth title in the Cord series.
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cover of Cord: The Nevada War.

Cord: The Nevada War.

by ROUNTREE, Owen. [William Kittredge (1932-2020) and Steven M. Krauzer (1948-2009)].

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Published
1982.
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Near Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780345295903
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£46.89

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New York: Ballantine Books, 1982. Signed on the title page by the author (William Kittredge). First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Near fine. A paperbound original. The second title in the Cord series.
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cover of Cord: Brimstone Basin.

Cord: Brimstone Basin.

by ROUNTREE, Owen. [William Kittredge (1932-2020) and Steven M. Krauzer (1948-2009)].

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Published
1986.
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780345320421
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£42.63

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New York: Ballantine Books, 1986. Signed on the title page by the author (William Kittredge). First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Near fine. A paperbound original. The ninth title in the Cord series.
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cover of Cord: Gunsmoke River.

Cord: Gunsmoke River.

by ROUNTREE, Owen. [William Kittredge (1932-2020) and Steven M. Krauzer (1948-2009)].

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Published
1985.
Condition
Fine
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First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780345314567
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£38.36

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New York: Ballantine Books, 1985. Signed on the title page by the author (William Kittredge). First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Fine. "2" stamped neatly on top and bottom edges. A paperbound original. The sixth title in the Cord series.
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cover of Perspectives 3. Literature, Art, Music. Winter 1953.

Perspectives 3. Literature, Art, Music. Winter 1953.

by Jacques Barzun, Editor. Contributions by W. H. Auden, Robert Lowell, Wallace Stevens, early review of Ernest Hemingway's Old Man and the Sea, Agnes de Mille, etc. Cover art by Paul Rand.

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Published
1953.
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Near Fine
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First edition / First printing.
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New York: Intercultural Publications, Inc., 1953. First edition / First printing. Red, purple, black, and white illustrated wrappers. Near fine. An attractive copy. Contributions by W. H. Auden, Robert Lowell, Wallace Stevens, early review of Ernest Hemingway's Old Man and the Sea, Agnes de Mille, etc.
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cover of Perspectives 2. Literature, Art, Music. Winter 1953.

Perspectives 2. Literature, Art, Music. Winter 1953.

by TRILLING, Lionel, Editor. Contributions by James Baldwin, Jacques Barzun, Saul Bellow, e. e. cummings, Arthur Dove, Randal Jarrell, Thomas Mann, etc. Cover art by Leo Lionni.

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Published
1953.
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Near Fine
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First edition / First printing.
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New York: Intercultural Publications, Inc., 1953. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers Near fine. An attractive copy. Contributions by James Baldwin, Jacques Barzun, Saul Bellow, e. e. cummings, Arthur Dove, Randal Jarrell, Thomas Mann, etc.
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cover of The Recognitions.

The Recognitions.

by GADDIS, William.

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Published
1955.
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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£140.66

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New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co., 1955. First edition / First printing. Black cloth. Very good without dust jacket. Wear and fading to the cloth. The author's important first book, one of 4,885 copies. A high point in the literature of the twentieth century. An attractive copy.
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cover of Prairie Nocturne.

Prairie Nocturne.

by DOIG, Ivan. [1939-2015].

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Published
2003.
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As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780743201353
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£38.36

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New York: Scribner, 2003. Signed by the author on the title page. First edition / First printing. Brown paper spine, mauve paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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cover of Rabbit Angstrom: The Four Novels.

Rabbit Angstrom: The Four Novels.

by UPDIKE, John.

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Published
1995.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780679444596
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£213.13

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New York: Everyman's Library, 1995. Signed by John Updike on the front-free endpaper. First edition / First printing. Red cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Fresh bright tight copy. Rabbit Run, Rabbit Redux, Rabbit is Rich, and Rabbit at Rest. Rabbit is Rich was Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award in 1982, as well… Read more
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cover of The Well of Loneliness.

The Well of Loneliness.

by HALL, Radclyffe. Witha a commentary by Havelock Ellis.

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Published
1928.
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Very Good
Edition
Second Printing.
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New York: Covici Friede Publishers, 1928. Second Printing. Green cloth. Very good, with wear to the top front corner of the spine and bumps to the lower corners. No jacket. Vintage original Art Deco style owner bookplate to the back of the front-free endpaper. Previous owner has pasted newspaper column to the title page with the name of… Read more
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cover of Straight Man.

Straight Man.

by RUSSO, Richard.

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Published
1997.
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Fine
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First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780679432463
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£42.63

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New York: Random House, 1997. Signed by the author on the title page. Additionally inscribed "To Casey". First edition / First printing. Black paper spine, white paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket.
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cover of Scar Lover.

Scar Lover.

by CREWS, Harry.

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Published
1992.
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Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780671744892
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£34.10

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New York: Poseidon Press, 1992. First edition / First printing. Gray cloth spine, green paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket.
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cover of The Invention of Sound.

The Invention of Sound.

by PALAHNIUK, Chuck.

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Published
2020
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781538718001
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£42.63

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New York: Grand Central Publishing, 2020. Signed by Chuck Palahniuk. First edition / First printing. Pink paper spine, yellow paper-covered boards. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket.
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cover of A Frolic of His Own.

A Frolic of His Own.

by GADDIS, William.

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Published
1994.
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As New
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First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780671669843
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£63.94

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New York: Poseidon Press, 1994. First edition / First printing. Blue cloth spine, brown paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Winner of the National Book Award. Selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review for their 10 Best Books of 1994 List.
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cover of Agency.

Agency.

by GIBSON, William.

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Published
2003.
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As New
Edition
First U.S. edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781101986936
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£68.20

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New York: Berkeley, 2003. Signed in Silver on the black title page by William Gibson. First U.S. edition / First printing. White paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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cover of The Overstory.

The Overstory.

by POWERS, Richard.

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Published
2018.
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As New
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First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780393635522
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£1,065.63

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New York: W. W. Norton and Company, 2018. Signed by Richard Powers on a specially printed Overstory bookplate which has been laid into the book (not mounted). First edition / First printing. Brown paper spine, brown paper-covered boards. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket. Richard Powers' remarkable novel, which went quickly into later printings. It… Read more
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cover of The Gold Bug Variations.

The Gold Bug Variations.

by POWERS, Richard.

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Published
1991.
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As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780688098919
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£170.50

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New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1991. First edition / First printing. Gold cloth spine, pale blue paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. An exceptional copy. The author's breakthrough book, a highly praised tour de force. Time Magazine's Book of the Year. Richard Powers was the Recipient of a 1989 MacArthur Genius Grant. He… Read more
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cover of Plain Girl, A Life.

Plain Girl, A Life.

by MILLER, Arthur.

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Published
1995.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First U.K. Edition / First Printing.
ISBN
9780413694805
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£85.25

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London: Methuen, 1995. Signed by Arthur Miller on the title page. First U.K. Edition / First Printing. Black paper-covered boards. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket. The U.S. Edition of this story was originally published as a limited edition, and later included in a collection titled: Homely Girl, A Life and Other Stories.
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cover of The Lady in the Lake: A Philip Marlow Mystery.

The Lady in the Lake: A Philip Marlow Mystery.

by CHANDLER, Raymond.

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Published
1943.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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£7,246.25

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1943. First edition / First printing. Green cloth. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. No restoration, a remarkable copy. Chandler's fourth book. $2.00 Net Price present on front jacket flap.
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cover of Friend of My Youth.

Friend of My Youth.

by MUNRO, Alice. Inscribed to Seymour Lawrence.

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Published
1990.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing. Precedes the Canadian edition.
ISBN
9780394584423
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£383.63

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990. Signed on the title page by Alice Munro. Additionally inscribed to legendary book publisher Seymour Lawrence: For Seymour Lawrence with all good wishes Alice Munro. First edition / First printing. Precedes the Canadian edition. Red cloth spine, green paper-covered boards. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket. Alice Munro was the… Read more
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