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The Dangerous Memoir of Citizen Sade (Signed)

by SMITH, A.C.H

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
First British Edition
ISBN
9781851350339
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$75.00

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Bristol, England: Loxwood Stoneleigh, 2000. Signed by the author on the title page; 255pp. Signed books by this author to be a bit hard to find. . Signed by Author. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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The Stones of Summer

by MOSSMAN, Dow

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Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$495.00

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NY: Bobbs-Merrill, 1972. Bound in grey boards, stamped in silver. The book is tight and clean and appears to never have been read. The dustwrapper shows a closed tear to top of front panel and some wear to the top of the rear panel including a pencil-eraser sized chip. Overall, a most acceptable copy of this book… Read more
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The Stone Diaries

by SHIELDS, Carol

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394223629
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$225.00

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Toronto: Random House of Canada, 1993. Beautiful, crisp, clean, unread copy of the true first edition of this book that was the winner of both the Pulitzer Prize and the Governor's General Award and the National Book Critics Award. Shortlisted for the Booker Prize. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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In the Miro District and Other Stories

by TAYLOR, Peter

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Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394410616
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$50.00

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New York: Knopf, 1977. Eight short stories; 204pp. Tight, clean copy in bright dustwrapper. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Caine Mutiny (Signed)

by WOUK, Herman

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Published
1951
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$1,200.00

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NY: Doubleday, 1951. Book shows one nickel-sized bump to the bottom (middle) of the front panel. The dustwrapper is price-clipped and is the second state (with just The City Boy listed on the blurb on the back panel). This is the true first edition (stated) of this rather scarce Wouk that was the basis for the movie of the same… Read more
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Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha

by DOYLE, Roddy

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Published
1993
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780436201356
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$55.00

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LONDON: Secker & Warburg, 1993. True first edition of the Booker Prize winning novel; previous owners small inscription penned on top of title page; usual yellowing of ends of pages; 282pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++.
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Grendel

by GARDNER, John

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Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$275.00

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NY: Knopf, 1971. Endpapers professionally restored. Dustwrapper shows typical minor spine fading (to a peach color, type on spine still quite readable). A tight and clean copy of the first edition of this, the author's third book. Many consider this the author's best work. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++.
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Here We Are in Paradise (Signed)

by EARLEY, Tony

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Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$42.50

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1994. The first edition of the author's first book -- A book of short stories. Earley is a Granta 20 author. Remainder mark on page edges. SIGNED by the author on the title page.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Tribulations of a Chinaman in China

by VERNE, Jules

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Published
1880
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
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$550.00

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Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1880. Bound in terra cotta cloth, stamped in black and gold. Previous owner's neat name to ffep. (from the Bailey estate of Luden Cough Drop fame). Some moderate dampstaining to spine, scuffing to spine ends. 271pp. and 9 pp. of ads. Overall, a very acceptable copy of the first U.S. edition (and first edition… Read more
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$550.00