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The Art of Racing in the Rain

by Stein, Garth

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Squid Ink Books
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$20.00

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Very Good book with crimping to spine ends, slight bump bottom corner back board, and slight page edge toning, which is common with this title, previous owner inscription to half-title page; in a Very Good dust jacket that has mild rubbing, touch of edge wear and small tear at top of spine. Stein s bestseller was a 2019 movie that… Read more
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$20.00
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Deliverance

by Dickey, James

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$50.00

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Near Fine book that has soft spine ends with slight soiling to spine ends, two very small black spots to back panel, and slight soiling to edges of page block; in a Fair to Good jacket that has edge and corner wear, chipping and small closed tears, light rubbing, and color loss to spine ends, edges and corners, price of… Read more
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$50.00
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Little Big Man

by Berger, Thomas

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1964
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$225.00

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Noted on jacket: The Recollections of Jack Crabb. Near Fine, apparently unread book that has slight wear bottom corners, hint of slant, touch of soiling to edges of page block, and slightly dulled green lettering on spine; in a Very Good jacket that has slight edge and corner wear with bit of color lossat folds and top of spine. Mild… Read more
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$225.00
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The Milagro Beanfield War

by Nichols, John

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$325.00

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Near Fine book with bit of softness to spine ends, touch of page edge soiling, and very small wrinkle to bottom edge p. 17; in a Near Fine jacket with touch of edge and corner wear but flawed mainly by sun fade to spine (a common flaw in this sun-sensitive jacket). This copy has been signed by Nichols to the… Read more
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$325.00
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Literary Life - A Second Memoir

by McMurtry, Larry

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Squid Ink Books
Published
2009
Condition
Fine minus
Edition
Signed 1st printing
Item Price
$300.00

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Fine minus, unread book with very slight crimping to spine ends; in a Fine dust jacket. McMurty discusses the more academic and literary aspects of his life – from graduate school to writing reviews and scripts, as well as his many novels. He was a Wallace Stegner fellow at same time as was Ken Kesey in 1960. This copy is… Read more
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$300.00
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Terms of Endearment

by McMurtry, Larry

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$225.00

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Very Good book with only light page browning, slight wear to corners and bottom edges of boards, mild pushing to spine ends, with principal problem being the often-present, black remainder mark to bottom edges at spine; in a Very Good to Near Fine dust jacket that has slight age toning along edges of lighter portions of jacket, small dog-ear crease… Read more
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$225.00
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The Last Picture Show

by McMurtry, Larry

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
BOMC
Item Price
$150.00

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A BOOK CLUB, early edition. Near Fine book that has just a bit of edge and corner wear, with touch of slant bottom of spine; in a Very Good to Near Fine dust jacket that has light soiling along the folds, bit of light edger and corner wear, rubbing to both panels. This copy signed by McMurtry on the first… Read more
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$150.00
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Whistle Stop

by Wolff, Maritta M.

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1941
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$215.00

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Near Fine book that is slightly soft top of spine, with touch of age toning to page edges, and title/author label on spine sun toned; in a Fair to Good dust jacket that is clipped at all corners. Jacket is soiled, faded and sun toned, with numerous chips and tears to edges and corners, color loss, and with a number… Read more
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$215.00
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The Getaway

by Thompson, Jim

Seller
Squid Ink Books
Published
2002
Condition
Fine minus
Edition
Reprint edition
Item Price
$25.00

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Orion reprint edition, one of their Crime Masterworks series. Fine minus book with light toning to page edges, in a Fine dust jacket. Originally published by Thompson in 1958. The book was filmed by Sam Peckinpah, staring Steve McQueen, Ali McGraw, and Ben Johnson.
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$25.00
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Prospectus for Steinbeck's Zapata

by Yolla Bolly Press (John Steinbeck)

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$150.00

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A Fine prospectus prepared for and sent to the Press' regular customers, in wraps about 8 by 10 inches. The written prospectus is bound in burgundy wraps with a cover printed on handmade paper with silk stitched binding. Text, on heavy, rough-cut stock, includes illustrations by Karin Wikstrom , and is four pages long. Laid in are: a two page… Read more
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$150.00
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The Guns of Navarone

by Maclean, Alistair

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1957
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
Item Price
$95.00

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First UK edition, Near Fine book with light crimp bottom of spine, mild soiling to page edges, hint of age toning to pages; in a price-clipped Near Fine jacket that has light edge and corner wear, with tiny closed tears at spine ends, and touch of soiling to back panel. Maclean's second novel. Movie released in 1961 with Gregory Peck,… Read more
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$95.00
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Unbroken – A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

by Hillenbrand, Laura

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Squid Ink Books
Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st printing of the long-running best-seller
Item Price
$20.00

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Near Fine book with slight crimping to spine ends and very mild splay to front board; in a Near Fine jacket with slight edge and corner wear and a touch of rubbing. Hillenbrand's very long-running best-selling account of the life of Olympic runner Louis Zamperini. The 2014 movie based partly on the book, was directed and produced by Jolie Angelina… Read more
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$20.00
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Waterfront

by Schulberg, Budd

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st printing with movie tie-in
Item Price
$400.00

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First edition 1st printing, Very Good book with pushed and soiled bottom of spine, lightly soiled boards and edges, spine mildly sun yellowed, bookstore label on front paste-down; Very Good jacket has rubs and very light overwrites, wrinkled at spine ends, slight bubble under the laminate mid-spine. Flap price is $3.95. This copy is inscribed to the poet R. P.… Read more
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$400.00
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Terms of Endearment

by McMurtry, Larry

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good to Near Fine
Edition
1st priinting
Item Price
$185.00

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Very Good to Near Fine book with the ubiquitous page browning, several gathering have aged more than the rest, soft at spine ends, very tiny bump bottom edge back board, touch of age toning along top and bottom edges of boards; in a Very Good jacket that has age toning along edges of lighter portions of jacket, light edge and… Read more
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$185.00
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The Deep End of the Ocean (Signed 1st)

by Mitchard, Jacquelyn

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st printing in 1st state jacket
Item Price
$25.00

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Fine book and jacket with slight touch of shelf wear. The jacket is the 1st state translucent wrapper. This title was made into a movie and was also the first Oprah book club pick. Signed by Mitchard on the title page.
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$25.00