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Repetition

by ROBBE-GRILLET, Alan

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Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780802117366
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$25.00

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New York: Grove Press, 2003. First U.S. edition; translated by Richard Howard; 178pp. By the noted French Author. . First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Ancestral Voice: Conversations with N. Scott Momaday (Signed By Subject)

by WOODARD, Charles L

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780803247499
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$47.50

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Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, 1989. Interviews with Mr. Momaday; black & white illustrations; signed on the title page by the subject; 229pp.. Signed. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by MOMADAY, N. Scott.
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Doctor Jazz (Signed)

by CARRUTH, Hayden

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Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781556591631
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$45.00

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Port Townsend, Wa.: Copper Canyon Press, 2001. Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page; 135pp. A book of poetry by the prolific poet and author. . Inscribed and Signed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Distortions

by BEATTIE, Ann

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Published
1976
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385116596
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$85.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Doubleday, 1976. A completely closed (3/4") tear to the bottom of rear panel of the dust jacket. A tight, clean copy of this, the author's first novel. A bit difficult to locate in this protected condition due to the spartan materials the publisher used back in the seventies. . First Edition. Hard… Read more
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The Unseen Hand and Other Plays

by SHEPARD, Sam

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Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1972. Tight, clean copy of this early book by Shepard. Also includes the plays: Forensic and the Navigators, The Holy Ghostly, Back Bog Beast Gate, Shaved Splits, and 4-H Club. 233pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Mappings

by SETH, Vikram

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Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$1,200.00

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Calcutta: Writers Workshop, 1981. Previous owner's neat small stamp on ffep. Two inch mark on title page. Bound in orange decorative cloth, stamped in gold. Preceeded by a signed, limited edition of 150. This is the first "Flexiback" edition of Seth's first book in glassine dustwrapper with the scarce wraparound band still in place. Actually scarcer than the signed,… Read more
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A Hall of Mirrors

by STONE, Robert

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Published
1967
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition
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$275.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1967. The dustwrapper shows minor wear to extremes (one closed tear, slight rubbing). Overall, a most acceptable copy of the first edition of the author's first book, which won the Houghton Mifflin Fellowship Award and the William Faulkner Award in the year of publication. Filmed as "WUSA" which starred Paul Newman. The first issue… Read more
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The Bear Comes Home

by ZABOR, Rafi

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$55.00

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NY: Norton, 1997. The first edition of the author's first book that went on to win the Pen/Faulkner Award. First printing limited to 5000 copies in hardcover. Mr. Zabor is a jazz drummer, so d.w. blurb by Pat Metheny (as well as Josef Skvorecky). Beautiful copy!. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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A Passionate Pilgrim and Other Tales

by JAMES, Henry

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Published
1875
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition / First Binding
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$1,800.00

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Boston: James R. Osgood & Co., 1875. Book shows a bit of scuffing to extremes. Front and rear hinge have been professionally repaired (early) at the fly leafs. This is the first binding with "James R. Osgood" imprint on the base of the spine. Bound in the purple stamped in gold. One of 1510 copies in… Read more
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Shooting Rats at the Bibb County Dump

by BOTTOMS, David

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Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$55.00

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NY: Morrow, 1980. The scarce first edition of the author's first regularly-published book (preceeded by a Chapbook). This book of poetry won the Walt Whitman award in the year of publication.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Assistant

by MALAMUD, Bernard

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Published
1957
Condition
Very Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$275.00

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NY: Farrar Straus and Cudahy, 1957. Dustwrapper is bright but shows a bit of light scuffing to top spine end and one closed tear. The first state dustwrapper with reviews of "The Natural" on the back panel. Front endpaper professionally restored. Overall, a tight clean copy of the first edition of Malamud's second book in an above-average… Read more
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Take Me Back

by BAUSCH, Richard

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Published
1981
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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NY: Dial, 1981. The dust jacket shows slight scuffing to extremes. Book is tight and clean. A nice, collectible copy of Bausch's somewhat scarce second book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/VG+.
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The French Lieutenant's Woman (Screenplay)

by PINTER, Harold

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Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Trade
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$20.00

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1981. This is the first trade edition of this, preceeded by a ltd. ed. of 350. Nine page foreword by John Fowles. . First Trade. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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A Thousand Acres

by SMILEY, Jane

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Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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NY: Knopf, 1991. A tight, clean copy in bright dust jacket of this, the first edition of this Pulitzer Prize winning novel that went on to be a successful movie in 1998. 371 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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