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Following the Equator

by TWAIN, Mark

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Published
1897
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition / First Issue
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$595.00

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Hartford: American Publishing Company, 1897. Endpapers professionally restored and book tightened. Handsome volume, bound in 1/2 green morocco with matching green boards, with five raised bands on spine, stamped in gold. The true First edition, First Issue with the single line imprint and with signature "11" at bottom of page 161. With over 190 illustrations including a… Read more
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Dream of Fair to Middling Women

by BECKETT, Samuel

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Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$22.50

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Dublin, IRE: The Black Cat Press, 1992. First Irish edition; edited by Eoin O'Brien and Edith Fournier; foreword by Eoin O'Brien; two digit number penned on ffep; 241pp.. First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Tom Sawyer Abroad

by TWAIN, Mark

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Published
1894
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition
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$750.00

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NY: Charles L. Webster, 1894. The book is "credited" to Huck Finn on title page. This is the "B" binding with 5 3/8 inches between Twain and the publisher's name on the spine - but sequence is unknown. Endpapers have been restored and book tightened. One flaw to top edge of front pages (it looks like a piece has… Read more
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The Arkansas Testament

by WALCOTT, Derek

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Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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NY: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1987. Tight, clean copy in bright dust jacket. This is the first ed. of the ninth book of poems by the Nobel Prize winning poet. 117 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Great Fire

by HAZZARD, Shirley

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Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780374166441
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$45.00

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New York: Farrar, Straus And Giroux, 2003. The National Book Award winner in year of publication; 278pp. Tight, clean, unread copy. By the author of "The Bay of Noon". 278 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Here to get my Baby out of Jail

by SHIVERS, Louise

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Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$47.50

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NY: Random House, 1983. The only flaw are two bumps to the front panel otherwise a tight, clean copy of the author's first book. A novel set in NC in 1937 by the North Carolina author. Good Reviews!. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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A Walk Among the Tombstones (Signed)

by BLOCK, Lawrence

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Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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NY: Morrow, 1992. This copy is Boldly SIGNED on the title page by the Edgar-award winning author. A Matthew Scudder mystery. 318 pp. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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First Light (Signed)

by BAXTER, Charles

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Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$55.00

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NY: Viking, 1987. The first edition of the author's highly-acclaimed first novel (third book). This copy has an author-signed label attached to the second free end paper. Stunning copy.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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Latin Jazz (SIGNED)

by SUAREZ, Victor

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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NY: Morrow, 1989. Housed in a Near Fine dustwrapper that shows very minimal wrinkling. Overall, a beautiful copy of the first edition of this Latin American author's first book Signed by the author on the title page.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Iron John

by BLY, Robert

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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MASS: Addison Wesley, 1990. The dust jacket shows one closed tear to front panel. Nice, tight first edition of this poet's surprising run-away bestseller. A very small first printing makes this book a bit hard to find.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine -- Price-Clipped.
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The Coming of Rain

by MARIUS, Richard

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Published
1969
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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NY: Knopf, 1969. This is the first edition of the author's first book, a story of Tennessee in the 1880's. Published by Knopf. Tight, clean copy in bright dust jacket. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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More Hard Core (3 Novels)

by THOMPSON, Jim

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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NY: Donald I. Fine, 1985. The first edition of this omnibus collection of three Thompson novels: The Ripoff, The Golden Gizmo and the Roughneck. Tight, clean copy. Mystery noir at its best. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Richard's Cork Leg

by BEHAN, Brendan

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
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NY: Grove Press, 1974. The first U.S. edition of this play by the noted British author/playwright. Published posthumously. Behan is the author of "Borstal Boy". . First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Cock & Bull

by SELF, Will

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Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$55.00

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London: Bloomsbury, 1992. This is the first British edition (and true first edition) of this, the author's second book. A book of two novellas re: twins.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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A Painter of Our Time

by BERGER, John

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Published
1959
Condition
VG+
Edition
First U.S. Edition
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$65.00

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NY: Simon & Schuster, 1959. The dust jacket shows minimal edgewear and one closed tear. Endpapers professionally restored. This is the scarce first U.S. edition of the author's first book. Berger won the Booker Prize for G. and authored the trilogy "Into their Labours". First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/Near Fine -- Price-Clipped.
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For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Sucide/When The Rainbow Is Enuf

by SHANGE, Ntozake

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Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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NY: Macmillan, 1977. Housed in a Near Fine dustwrapper. This is the first hardcover edition of the author's African American author's first book. There is a scarce edition in wraps that preceeded this edition. A book of poetry and prose.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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