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Matterhorn: a Novel of the Vietnam War
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Matterhorn: a Novel of the Vietnam War

By Marlantes, Karl

Atlantic Monthly Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2010. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . Beautiful copy of a highly praised novel of the Vietnam War. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 592 pages. B1 .

$45.00

Spidertown
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Spidertown

By Rodriquez, Abraham Jr.

NY. NY: Hyperion. As New in As New dust jacket. 1993. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects of any kind. Pages are crisp, tight, book is unread. Jacket now in mylar cover. . First novel by this talented writer from the South Bronx. Gift quality. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. H4 .

$16.50

All the Brothers Were Valiant
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All the Brothers Were Valiant

By Williams, Ben Ames

NY. NY: Macmillan. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1919. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Crimson boards with bright gilt lettering and decoration on backstrip and black lettering and decoration on front cover. Boards are rubbed and worn at extremities, with an 1/8-inch worn spot on the front cover. Small split is starting at head of backstrip, faint stains to covers. Binding is tight, pages are white and clean, book has obviously been carefully and rarely read. . This is the first edition of the first book by Ben Ames Williams. Made into three films, the first two of which are not lost. All the Brothers Were Valiant is a 1953 adventure drama film by MGM, starring Robert Taylor, Stewart Granger and Ann Blyth. All in all, a solid copy, without dust jacket. Scarce in first edition. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 204 pages. D5 .

$50.00

House Made of Dawn
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House Made of Dawn

By Momaday, N. Scott

NY. NY: Harper & Row. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1968. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Jacket is price-clipped, faint hint of partial crease at upper corner of front cover, bright and attractive, jacket now protected by polyester film cover. Book has four tiny water spots on top page ends, a minor bump at top edge of both front and back covers. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. A beautiful copy of the stated first edition with all defects except the price-clip being minor. . First novel by the only American Indian to win the Pulitzer Prize for literature. Jacket has no mention of the Pulitzer Prize. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 212 pages. S4 .

$115.00

Right by My Side
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Right by My Side

By Haynes, David

Minneapolis, MN. Minneapolis, MN: New Rivers Press. Fine. 1993. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Softcover. No defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . In colorful pictorial wrappers. This well-received African-American author's 1st book was published in an edition of only 2500. Winner of the Minnesota Voices Project, and a Granta 20 Best Young American author. . Trade PB. 8vo. 181 pages. L2 .

$25.00

Dogs of God
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Dogs of God

By Benedict, Pinckney

NY. NY: Nan A. Talese. As New in As New dust jacket. 1994. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . A marvelous book by wonderful writer, perhaps the heir-apparent of Cormac McCarthy. A beautiful copy, in mylar cover. Author's first novel. . 8vo. 354 pages. H3 .

$21.50

Moloch, Or, This Gentile World
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Moloch, Or, This Gentile World

By Miller, Henry

New York, Ny, U. S. A.. New York, Ny, U. S. A.: Grove/Atlantic, Incorporated. As New in As New dust jacket. 1992. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Miller's first novel, written in 1927-28, discovered in 1988, and published by his estate. Gray paper boards, dark maroon cloth spine stamped in silver, in pictorial dustjacket. No defects of any kind. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. J1 .

$30.00

The Ouroboros
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The Ouroboros

By Coale, Howard

New York, Ny, U. S. A.. New York, Ny, U. S. A.: Ticknor & Fields. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1991. 1st US Edition. Hardcover. The jacket is slightly creased at both spine ends, now protected with acid-free polyester sleeve. Book has no defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . Critically acclaimed first novel with love and monkeys. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 280 pages. C2 .

$25.00

Remember the House
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Remember the House

By Rau, Santha Rama

NY. NY: Harper & Brothers. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1956. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Jacket has edgewear, small tear, now with fresh mylar sleeve. Book extremities are rubbed at tips. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . A novel of India that begins at the end of British occupation. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 241 pages. M3 .

$21.50

Diversey
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Diversey

By Kantor, Mackinlay

New York. New York: Coward-Mccann. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1928. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Small and faint owner's name neatly stamped on ffep. Bright red cover has a few minor spots, light rubbing to extremities. . Author was an American journalist, novelist and screenwriter. He wrote more than 30 novels, several of which were based on the American Civil War; he won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1956 for his novel Andersonville, Diversey is his first novel, set in Chicago in the 1920s, where Diversey was a major street. Tight, square, pages exceptionally clean and bright. A handsome copy of Kantor's first novel. Lacking the dust jacket. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. F3 .

$45.00