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Secret Agent Number 1

by FROST, Frederick (Max Brand)

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Published
1936
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
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$350.00

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Philadelphia: Macrae-Smith, 1936. Book rebound in tan buckram with original spine affixed to the new cloth. Tight, clean, rebound copy with new endsheets of the first edition of this scarce Max Brand mystery. Fitted with a facsimile dust jacket that fits the book perfectly. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/Fine (Facsimile DW).
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Oh, God

by CORMAN, Avery

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Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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NY: Simon & Schuster, 1971. White dustwrapper shows a tiny closed tear to top of spine. One creast to the front flap of the dust jacket. Overall, a tight, bright, clean first edition of this, the author's first book. Basis for the movie of the same title that starred George Burns and John Denver. A bit hard… Read more
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Great Dream from Heaven

by GARDINER, John Rolfe

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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NY: Dutton, 1974. A first edition of the author's first book in bright dustwrapper. Getting a bit hard to locate in this protected condition. 352 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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$30.00
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The Langston Hughes Reader

by HUGHES, Langston

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Published
1958
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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New York: George Braziller, 1958. Some minor wear to extremes of dustwrapper, but overall colorful and it shows well in mylar protector. Selected writings include stories, plays, poems, songs, articles, and speeches; 502pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++.
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The Ungrateful Garden (Signed)

by KIZER, Carolyn

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Published
1961
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition
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$95.00

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Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1961. Light tape ghosts to the extremes of the back and front panels of the book and to the flaps. The book is in great condition, virtually unread (with a bit of ghosting to endsheets. A scarce first edition of the author's first book, inscribed in the year of publication by Ms. Kizer. … Read more
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Action at Aquila (Signed)

by ALLEN, Hervey

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Published
1938
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition
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$42.50

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New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc., 1938. Bound in blue buckram, some minimal tape repairs to dust jacket; signed by the author on 2nd fep.; small book store sticker on rear paste down; previous owners book plate on front paste down; 369pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG+.
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Nightmare Journey

by KOONTZ, Dean R

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Published
1975
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition
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$95.00

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New York: Berkley-Putnam, 1975. D.W. illustration by Paul Lehr; 217pp. Some minor scuffing to d.w. extremes. Scarce early Koontz title in dustwrapper. A very acceptable first edition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++.
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Tongues of Flame

by PARKS, Tim

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Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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London: Heinemann, 1985. This is the true first edition of this British writer's first book. Beautiful copy in bright dust jacket. Presumedly unread. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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$75.00
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The Croquet Player

by WELLS, H. G

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Published
1937
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$55.00

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NY: Viking, 1937. A beautiful, crisp clean copy of the first U.S. edition of this ghost story by the noted British author. 98 pps. Not particulary scarce, but rarely found in this protected condition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine -- Price-Clipped.
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$55.00
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The Same River Twice (Signed)

by OFFUTT, Chris

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$95.00

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NY: Simon & Schuster, 1993. This is the first edition of the author's second book (preceeded by a paperback book of short stories), but first novel. Offutt has gained quite a bit of praise for his writing and has recently been named one of the "Granta 20". This copy is boldly signed on the title page.. Signed… Read more
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The Magnificent Hoax

by OPPENHEIM, E. Phil

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Published
1936
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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MA: Little, Brown & Co., 1936. Endpaper professionally restored and book tightened. Dustwrapper shows chipping to extremes, but is overall bright and whole. The first edition of the author's 100th novel (stated on back panel).. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG+.
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Hanging On (Signed)

by KOONTZ, Dean R

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Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$225.00

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NY: Evans and Co., 1973. Tight, clean copy with a dust jacket that is uniformly yellowed (quite common), but displaying no other flaws whatsoever (no chips, tears, etc.). The book is virtually unread. A bright, tight copy of the first edition of this rather scarce early Koontz book. Signed by Koontz on a bookplate affixed to the half title… Read more
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$225.00