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Yazoo: Integration in a Deep-Southern Town

By MORRIS, Willie

New York: Harper's Magazine Press, 1971. 192pp. Tight, clean copy of this, the author's second book (after the popular North Towards Home). . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$25.00

A Boy's Will (Signed)

By FROST, Robert

NY: Collectors Reprints, 1992. This is a facsimile edition of this early work by Frost, published by Collector's Reprints. Tipped in is a signed sheet by Robert Frost which reads "To Fred and Peggy ? from Robert Frost, Breadloaf, 1961". The autograph is genuine and NOT a facsimile. The original edition was published by Henry Holt in 1915. 63 pp. . Signed by Author. First Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine (cellophane).

$695.00

Willie Masters' Lonesome Wife

By GASS, William H

Northwestern University Press, 1968. "TriQuarterly Supplement Number Two"; True first edition; the original appearance of this work, three years before the Knopf edition; stiff wraps, with 1/2 inch dig to front cover; black & white photos; unpaginated, approx. 58pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$42.50

Searching the Drowned Man (Signed)

By LEA, Sydney

Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1980. Scarce hardcover edition of the authors first book, inscribed & signed (twice) on the title page; 72pp.. Inscribed and Signed By the Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$75.00

Disgrace (Signed)

By COETZEE, J. M

NY: Viking, 1999. The true first U.S. edition of this title which lists 1999 Booker Prize Finalist on back panel. The book went on to win the Booker Prize. Coetzee is the first writer to ever win two Booker prizes. He is also the Nobel Prize winner for Literature in 2003. Signed on a bookplate affixed to the half-title page by Mr. Coetzee. A handsome copy! . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$335.00

The 87th Precinct

By MCBAIN, Ed

NY: Simon & Schuster, 1959. Bound in yellow cloth, stamped in green and gold. A collection of three 87th Precinct novellas: Cop Hater, The Mugger, and The Pusher. These books were first published as paperback originals. With an introduction by Anthony Boucher. 472 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/VG++.

$85.00

Ratner's Star (Signed)

By DELILLO, Don

Knopf, 1976. One crease to the back flap of the dust jacket. Book is bound in white cloth and bright white boards. A beautiful copy of the first edition of this, the author's fourth book. Signed by the author on a bookplate affixed to the second free endpaper. 438 pp. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.

$225.00

The Flower Drum Song
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The Flower Drum Song

By LEE, C.Y

NY: Farrar, Straus And Cudahy, 1957. Endpapers professionally restored and book tightened. A most acceptable copy of the first edition of this book that went on to become both a popular play on Broadway and a successful movie. Dustwrapper shows a light bit of foxing, but is overall, bright and clean with no tears or chips. 244 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++.

$110.00

The Lieutenant

By DUBUS, Andre

NY: Dial Press, 1967. Dustwrapper is bright white d.w. and shows a few tiny (light) smudge marks and a closed tear to top back panel. Overall, a well-above average first edition in a bright white dustwrapper that is notorious for showing wear. The first edition of the author's first book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$375.00

The Rich Man

By SIMENON, Georges

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1971. Beautiful, tight clean copy of the first British edition of this title by the prolific French author. Translated by Jean Stewart. Originally published in France in 1970.. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$40.00

Choices

By ULLMANN, Liv

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated, 1984. The first U.S. edition of the author's second book. A tight, clean copy, signed on the ffep. by Ms. Ullmann. Laid in are five different articles re: this book. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$45.00

Montana 1948

By WATSON, Larry

MINN: Milkweed, 1993. First edition of this award winning novel (and great read) by the author. Winner of the Milkweed Prize in year of publication.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$35.00

7 Trails

By BRAND, Max (Frederick Faust)

NY: Dodd, Mead, 1949. The first printing of this western novel by the noted author of Western Fiction. Tiny archival tape repair to verso of back panel. Bookseller's neat sticker at bottom corner of ffep. Overall, a crisp, clean tight copy in bright dustwrapper. Handsome copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$165.00

The Spawning Run

By HUMPHREY, William

NY: Knopf, 1970. The first edition of this non-fiction work on fishing in the British Isles. Signed on the ffep. by the author (and then inscribed around it by the previous owner). Handsome copy. The author's fifth book. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Owen Wood.

$55.00

A Dove of the East and Other Stories
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A Dove of the East and Other Stories

By HELPRIN, Mark

NY: Knopf, 1975. Publisher's remainder device to bottom edge. Light wear to dustwrapper at spine ends. Overall, a tight, clean copy of the first edition of the author's first book. With a dustwrapper blurb by John Gardner. Five of these stories first appeared in The New Yorker. Laid in is a bookplate Inscribed, Signed and Dated (11/28/03) by the author. . AUTHOR-SIGNED Bookplate. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++.

$145.00

The Last Gentleman
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The Last Gentleman

By PERCY, Walker

NY: FS&G, 1966. Book shows some fading to top ends of boards (rather common). Previous owner's neat inscription to half-title page (no marks on front free endpaper). Overall, bright and whole. The scarce first edition of the author's second book. By the author of "The Moviegoer". 409 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++.

$120.00

The Alleys of Eden

By BUTLER, Robert Olen

NY: Horizon Press, 1981. This is a very nice copy of the author's scarce first book. A tight, clean first edition of the Pulitzer Prize winning novelist's first book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$95.00

Hotel Du Lac

By BROOKNER, Anita

NY: Pantheon, 1984. A beautiful tight clean first edition of the first U.S. edition of this novel that won the Booker Prize in the year of publication.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$35.00

Desperadoes

By HANSEN, Ron

London: Souvenir Press, 1980. This is the first British edition of the author's first book. With a much more colorful "cowboy" dustwrapper. Apparently the British edition is scarcer than the U.S. first edition.. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine -- Price-Clipped.

$85.00

Chocolat : A Novel
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Chocolat : A Novel

By Harris, Joanne

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Viking Penguin, 1999. The first U.S. edition of this novel that was the basis for the popular Oscar-nominated movie of the same name that starred Johnny Depp and Juliet Binoche. A bit of wrinkling to top edge and a light bit of offsetting to obverse, but overall a tight, bright copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++.

$65.00

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