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Pale Gray For Guilt

by MACDONALD, John D

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Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$850.00

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New York: Lippincott, 1971. Endpapers have been professionally restored and book tightened. The first hardcover edition of this scarce Travis McGee mystery by MacDonald in the correct first state dustwrapper (with the $5.50 price at the bottom corner of the front flap of the dustwrapper and the number 971 on the top of the flap. Dustwrapper is very nice with… Read more
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The Narrows

by PETRY, Ann

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Published
1953
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$95.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1953. Endpapers professionally restored and book tightened. Overall, a tight, clean copy of this, the first edition of the African American author's second book. Her first book, the Street, won the Houghton Mifflin Award in the year of publication. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++.
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All That Fall

by BECKETT, Samuel

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Published
1957
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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New York: Grove, 1957. An early play by Beckett . . . The first U.S. edition that precedes the U.K. edition; chipped D.W.; 59pp. Still a desirable copy and priced accordingly. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG.
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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 Cool Breeze on the Underground

by WINSLOW, Don

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Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$175.00

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NY: St. Martins Press, 1991. Dustwrapper shows a tiny bit of edgewear. Overall, a tight, bright clean first edition of the author's first book. The book was an Edgar nominee.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Woods (Signed)

by MAMET, David

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Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394505190
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$325.00

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Grove/Atlantic, Incorporated, 1979. The first edition of this early play by Mamet (preceeding Speed the Plow and Glengarry Glen Ross). Inscribed and signed by the author with his planetary stamp to the left of his signature. The book was signed on Christmas of '83. One of 1000 copies in the first edition. … Read more
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A Shooting Star

by STEGNER, Wallace

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Published
1961
Condition
VG++
Edition
First British Edition
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$75.00

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London: Heinemann, 1961. Book shows minor foxing to extremes. The dustwrapper shows a little darkening to extremes, but is virtually flawless. The front panel of the dustwrapper shows a sad woman (who looks like a young Joan Collins) in a pensive mood. The book is about a wife's infidelities. Far better production than the rather bland… Read more
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