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    John Adams by David McCullough

    Political: Simon and Schuster, 2001. 751 pgs., photos & illustrations. Jacket has lightest wear.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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    Cosmic Rays: Three Lectures being a revision of the 1936 Page-Barbour Lectures of the University of Virginia and the 1937 John Joly Lectures of Trinity College Dubkin by Millikan, R. A

    New York/Cambridge: Macmillan/Cambridge University Press, 1939. Three of the Nobel Prize-winning physicist's later lectures: Lecture 1 is on the discovery & significance of cosmic rays; lecture 2 on "superpower particles" (high-energy particles); lecture 3 on the Earth's magnetic field and cosmic-ray energies. First American edition. Hardcover, full blue cloth, gilt titling. Light wear to book, endsheets tanned; price-clipped jacket shows some edgewear, light chipping, a few short tears with associated creasing; minor waterstain. text clean; viii, 134 pages; index, tables, figures, b/w plates.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Octavo.


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    THE KNOWN WORLD by JONES, Edward P

    New York: Amistad, (2003). First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Boards. Fine in like jacket. Bright, clean, sharp and tight overall. Jacket upclipped. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by author Jones to title page. First edition / printing of this Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, Jones' first which tells the story of African Americans in Virginia who were slave owners. 388pp.


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    Henry James: The Untried Years: 1843-1870; The Conquest of London: 1870-1881; The Middle Years: 1882-1895; The Treacherous Years: 1895-1901; The Master: 1901-1916 [five volumes, complete] by Edel, Leon

    Philadelphia & New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1972. Standard biography of "one of America's supreme literary figures"; volumes two & three won the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award. All volumes show minor wear, light shelf-wear; light rubbing, minor chipping and edge tanning to the jackets. Volume one is a fourth printing, first published in 1953; volume two a second printing, first published in 1962; volume three is a second printing (though the jacket says third), also first published in 1962; volume four is a second printing, first published in 1969; volume five is a stated first edition; its jacket is price-clipped. Texts clean. Please inquire for a quote for international shipping.. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo. Set.


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    UNCOLLECTED STORIES OF WILLIAM FAULKNER by FAULKNER, William; Joseph Blotner (Editor)

    Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1979. First edition. Leather Bound. Fine. 8vo. Full leather with three raised spine bands and titles and decorations gilt. AEG. A very fine copy. Unread. Bright, tight and sharp. A lovely production. True first edition of this posthumous Faulkner collection. 660pp. with notes and biobliography.


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    $750.00

    The Good Earth (First Edition) by Buck, Pearl S

    New York: John Day, 1931. First Edition. First Edition. First issue with "flees" on page 100, and "John Day Publishing Company" on the copyright page. Lacking the scarce dust jacket. Basis for the 1937 film starring Paul Muni and Luise Rainer, who won an Academy Award for her role, and directed by Sidney Franklin. Buck won the Pulitzer Prize for "The Good Earth" in 1932, and was the first woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1938. Some light scuffing and an owner bookplate to the front endpaper, else Near Fine.


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    NEBULA AWARDS 23: SFWA's Choices for the Best Science Fiction & Fantasy 1987 by BISHOP, Michael (Editor)

    San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1989). First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/near fine. 8vo. Quarter purple cloth over blue boards in illustrated dust jacket. Near fine in like DJ. Trivial edgewear to jacket. Pages mildly toned throughout but clean and unmarred. Overall, clean and sharp. 374pp. Collection of Nebula-winning short stories by Isaac Asimov, Joe Haldeman, John Calvin Rezmerski (this copy from his library), Bill Warren, and several others.


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    Selected Poems 1928-1958 by Kunitz, Stanley

    Boston: Atlantic / Little Brown, 1958. First edition. Cloth. Very Good+/Near Fine. 8vo. 116pp. Orange cloth. Soiling to edges of boards and endpapers (printer's error?). Else fine. Jacket unclipped, faintly rubbed. First edition of Kunitz's Pulitzer Prize-winning collection.


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    SELECTED POEMS by KINNELL, Galway

    Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 8vo. Publisher's black boards in original dust jacket. Jacket mildly edgeworn with two short closed tears. Moderate rubbing. Interior bright and clean. Very good. 148pp. First edition of this selection of poems from throughout Kinnell's respected carreer and winner of the Pulitzer Prize for poetry.


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    Nothing at All by Gag, Wanda

    New York: Coward McCann, 1941. Story of Nothing-at-all, an invisble dog, his two brothers, and how he becomes visble with the aid of a well-read Jackdaw. Wonderful illustrations in orange, green & black. Caldecott Honor book, 1942. First edition - no additional printings listed. Good only - while the boards are only lightly worn & chipped, the fragile spine is faded, damaged, chipped, taped with non-archival tape; names on free endsheet. Inside clean & unmarked; 32 pages, most with a color illustration.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Wanda Ga'g. 9¾" by 6¾".


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    Beauty and Sadness by Kawabata Yasunari ; translated by Howard Hibbett

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975. Middle-aged writer visits an old girlfriend, inspiration for his most famous book and now a successful artist; her young female protégé & lover seeks revenge. First American edition stated (first printing) of the Nobel Prize-winning author's last novel. Hardcover, full tan cloth, gilt titling. Light wear to book, minor edge foxing; jacket shows light rubbing, minor edgewear, faint creases, front flap creased; page edges lightly foxed. Text clean; [6], 206, [8] pages.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo.


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    Unpopular Essays by Russell, Bertrand

    London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1950. Collection of essays mostly intended to argue against dogmatism, whether from the Left or Right; published the year he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Hardcover, full blue cloth, gilt titling. Light wear to book, endsheets tanned; price-clipped jacket chipped & tanned; bookseller's label (Holliday, NYC) inside back cover. Text clean; 223 pages + colophon.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Duodecimo.


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    House Made of Dawn (First Edition) by Momaday, N. Scott

    New York: Harper and Row, 1968. First Edition. First Edition, in a first issue unclipped dust jacket. Basis for the 1987 Richardson Morse film, written for the screen by Momaday, and starring Larry Littlebird, Judith Doty, Jay Verela, and Mesa Bird. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. A very bright, Fine, and unread copy in a Fine dust jacket. Uncommon in this condition.


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    The Yearling by Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan

    New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1940. Pulitzer Prize edition of this classic novel of a poor boy & his pet fawn, newly illustrated by Wyeth. Stout hardcover, full tan cloth, brown titling & decoration. Light general wear, some foxing to covers; jacket price-clipped, edgeworn with chips and short tears, spine lightly tanned; missing large chunk from lower front cover, removing most of Wyeth's name; ink name & note inside front cover. Later printing. Text clean; viii, [2], 400 pages, 14 full color plates by Wyeth, plus full-color endsheets.. Later Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by N. C. Wyeth. 6½" by 9".


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    $350.00

    Children of God: An American Epic by Fisher, Vardis

    Caldwell, ID: Caxton Printers, Ltd., 1939. Fictionalized version of Joseph Smith's life and the founding of the Mormon Church; winner of the Harper Prize for 1939. This is the DeLuxe limited edition, #99 of 100 SIGNED by Fisher and bound in full black leather, top edge gilt. Shows light edgewear; plain clear acetate jacket shows minor chipping; minor foxing to illustrated endsheets, otherwise clean & unmarked, square & tight. Scarce in the original jacket.. First Edition. Full Leather. Very Good/Very Good. 5¾" by 8¼".


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    The Green Ripper by MacDonald, John D

    New York: J. B. Lippincott, 1979. 18th Mcgee thriller, in which Trav & Meyer takes on a religious cult; winner of the National Book Award. Stated first edition (first printing), with full number string. Hardcover, grey cloth over pale green boards, gilt titling. Light wear to book & jacket, small blue marker line on top edge; else near fine. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo.


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    Reflections of a Physicist by Bridgman, Percy Williams

    New York: Philosophical Library, 1950. Non-technical (mostly) papers and addresses by the Nobel Prize-winner. First edition. Green hardcover, dark green titling. Light wear to book; edges tanned; jacket rubbed, chipped, couple of short tears, spine faded. Text clean (minor pencil underlining noted & erased, possibly some missed); xii, [2], 392 pages; index, note.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Octavo.


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    Breathing Lessons by TYLER, Anne

    London: Chatto & Windus. 1988. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 326 pages . 1st UK Edition. Hardcover.


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    You've Got Murder by Andrews, Donna

    New York: Berkley, 2002. First book featuring Turing Hopper, crime-solving AI; Agatha Award-winner. Stated first edition (first printing) with full number string. Hardcover, blue-green spine over black boards, gilt titling. Light wear to book & jacket, minor rubbing to spine ends; near fine. Text clean; vi, 298 pages.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Small Octavo.


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    The Post Office Cat by Haley, Gail E

    New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1976. Clarence the cat leaves his overcatted farm and finds a place in overratted London. INSCRIBED by the author/illustrator on the title page. First American edition (first printing); simultaneously published in Great Britian; winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal for illustration. Hardcover, full turquoise cloth, black titling & decoration. Light wear to book & jacket; light tanning to endsheets, publisher's price sticker on jacket flap. Text clean, 32 pages, color illustrations.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Gail E. Haley. 10¼" by 8¼".


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    Cien Años de Soledad by García Márquez, Gabriel

    Bogotá: Círculo de Lectores, 1980. Later printing of this influential novel of a family's rise & fall, a cornerstone of Latin American literature. Text in Spanish. Blue hardcover, red & white titling. Edges show some rubbing; jacket lightly tanned & chipped; page edges lightly spotted, scratch to fore-edge, paper tanned. Text clean, [360] pages, chronology. Text in Spanish.. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Octavo.


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    $375.00

    A Death in the Family (First Edition) by Agee, James

    New York: McDowell, Obolensky, 1956. First Edition. First Edition. First issue, with the requisite blue title page and "Walking" on the first line of page 80. Small owner bookplate to the top right corner of the front endpaper. Agee's final novel, published posthumously, and winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Near Fine in an unclipped Very Good plus dust jacket. Topstain and extremities faded. Jacket has toning to the spine and flap folds, with a few short closed tears and light rubbing at the spine ends and corners. A tight, attractive copy. Ahearn APG 006b.


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    The Essential John Nash by Nash, John; edited by Harold W. Kuhn & Sylvia Nasar

    Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2002. Collection of the Nobel Prize-winner's most important papers. First edition (first printing) with full number string. Hardcover, full black cloth, silver titling. Light wear to book & jacket; near fine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo.


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    Frog Went A-Courtin' by Langstaff, John

    New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1955. Langstaff's version of the four hundred-year-old story-song, with music based on a traditional Appalachian tune, splendidly illustrated by Rojankovsky. 1956 Caldecott Medal winner. Stated first edition (first edition). Blue hardcover, black titling & decoration. Light wear to book, minor spine slant; jacket shows light wear, a few smudges & scuffs, tiny chips. Text & drawings clean; 32 pages, illustrations in green & black, full color.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Feodor Rojankovsky. 8¾" by 11".


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