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East is East

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East is East

by Boyle, T. Coraghessan

  • Used
  • very good
  • paperback
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Very Good
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About This Item

New York: Viking Press, 1990. First Edition, First Printing. Pictorial Wraps. Very Good. Advance Reading Copy. Some minor wear to edge extremitie, small bump to top of spine edge, and very light toning to page edges (only on outside edges). Interior is clean and bright. Signed on the title page by the author. Back cover states that the first printing was 40,000 copies, and the Advance Reading Copy is becoming difficult to find, especially signed. The Author has received many literary awards, including the PEN/Faulkner Award, the PEN/Malamud Prize, the PEN/West Literary Prize, the Commonwealth Gold Medal for Literature, the National Academy of Arts and Letters Award for Prose Excellence. His short fiction has won him six O. Henry Awards for short fiction, and multiple appearances in the Best American Short Story awards.

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Details

Seller
Joseph S. Serrano, Bookseller US (US)
Seller Inventory #
77
Title
East is East
Author
Boyle, T. Coraghessan
Format/binding
Pictorial Wraps
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Viking Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1990
Keywords
Uncorrected Proofs
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;

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Joseph S. Serrano, Bookseller

(If photos of a book I have for sale are not included in the listing, I will be happy to provide one for you.) Fine is our highest grade; all book dust jackets are in archival covers. All our books that are described as First Editions are also First Printings, unless indicated otherwise. All books are guaranteed to be as described. We issue a full refund, including shipping costs, for returns due to an unstated defect or other mistake on our part. Please ask any questions before placing your order. All books are subject to prior sale. Books are shipped within 48 hours of payment confirmation.

About the Seller

Joseph S. Serrano, Bookseller

Seller rating:
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About Joseph S. Serrano, Bookseller

Joseph S. Serrano, a collector turned bookseller of Modern First Editions, Ephemera, and books of scarcity and rarity. A Internet/mail order bookstore located in San Francisco, California. Specialties are Modern First Editions in Literature and Mystery; Californiana including Zamorano 80 and San Francisco Ephemera; also Rare Books in all subjects of interest. Joseph Serrano's development as a Bibliophile/Bookman was described on the pages of the highly acclaimed book, "The Man Who Loved Books Too Much: The True Story of a Thief, a Detective,and a World of Literary Obsession" by Allison Hoover Bartlett, Riverhead 2009.

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pictorial wraps
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spine
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title page
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First Edition
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edges
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reading copy
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