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The Man Who Never Returned: A Novel

by Quinn, Peter

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Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781590203880
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$17.00

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NY: Overlook, 2010. Bound in black and gray boards, stamped in silver, in matching dust jacket. Tight, clean copy of the first edition of this, the author's 4th book. 333 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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People of the Raven (North America's Forgotten Past) (Signed)

by W. Michael Gear; Kathleen O'Neal Gear

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Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780765308559
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$14.00

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New York: Forge Books, 2004. Bound in blue/grey cloth with copper lettering to spine, is signed by both author's to half title page. Has small black & white illustrations atop each new chapter. Has one pin hole size dot to top page edges and is in otherwise near-fine condition, as is the dustjacket. 494 pgs.. Signed by Author's.… Read more
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MA: Candlewick, 2006. Two Matching volumes. Volume 1 is the first edition/fifth printing, volume 2 is the first edition/first printing. Handsome two volfume set in bright unclipped dust jackets. Laid in is the NY Times Book Review. 351 pp. / 561 pp. . First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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$55.00
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A Sailor of Austria: A Novel

by John Biggins

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Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312105341
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$65.00

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NY: St. Martin's, 1994. Bound in blue boards, stamped in gold in illustrated dust jacket. A tight, clean "as new" copy of this scarce novel in this protected condition. 369 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Wrath of the Furies (Signed)

by SAYLOR, Steven

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Published
2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$32.50

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NY: Minotaur Books, 2015. Bound in blue boards, stamped in gold in matching dust jacket. A 311 pp. book on this novel of the Ancient World. Signed by the author on the title page. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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The Story of Kennett

by TAYLOR, Bayard

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Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Early Reprint
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$35.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1933. American Legion Pageant Edition bound in blue cloth, fading to edges, sans DW, Laid in is a program from the 1933 play at Longwood Gardens. 469pp.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Kepler, A Novel

by BANVILLE, John

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Published
1983
Condition
VG+
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780879234386
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$35.00

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Boston: David R. Godine, 1983. Minor scuffing to edges of dust jacket. Overall, an acceptable copy of this early novel by the prolific British author. 192 pp. . First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/VG+.
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Dance of the Tiger; a Novel of the Ice Age

by KURTEN, Bjorn

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Published
1980
Condition
VG++
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780394512679
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$13.00

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New York: Pantheon Books, 1980. Introduction by Stephen Jay Gould; foxing on top edge; 255pp.. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++.
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The Tree of Life

by NISSENSON, Hugh

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Published
1985
Condition
VG++
Edition
Early Reprint
ISBN
9780060151430
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$14.00

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New York: Harper & Row, 1985. Early reprint in price-clipped DW; one color plate and black & white illustrations; 159pp.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++ Price-Clipped.
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Valley Forge; The Making of an Army

by BILL, Alfred Hoyt

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Condition
VG+
Edition
Reprint
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$12.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers Reprint circa 1950's; nicks and small creases to edges of DW; 259pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover. VG+/VG.
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Washington D,C.: Judd & Detweiler, 1931. One of 625 copies bound in red cloth, with white wrap around title strip, sans DW, as published; wear to spine ends, and scratches at top of front of book near spine; 40pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG/No Jacket (as published).
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Show Boat

by FERBER, Edna

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Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Facsimile Edition
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$22.00

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Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday Facsimile of the first 1926 edition; no date; 398pp. . Facsimile Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Captain Cut-Throat

by CARR, John Dickson

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Published
1955
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1955. Worn corners and spine ends of DW; previous owners inscription and name & date penned on ffep.; 306pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/VG+.
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Silver Pigs

by DAVIS, Lindsey

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780517573631
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$40.00

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New York: Crown Publishers, 1989. The first U.S. edition of the authors first book; top front outside corner of DW crinkled, with small tear at extremity; 258pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/VG++.
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Monsieur

by CHALLIS, George (Max Brand)

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Published
1926
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
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$95.00

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Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1926. First edition bound in blue-green buckram, sans DW, with red lettering on front panel and spine; previous owners name penned on ffep.; 312pp. A most acceptable copy of this rather scarce title. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.
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The Bronze Collar; A Romance of Spanish California

by FREDERICK, John (Max Brand)

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Published
1925
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1925. Pen name of Max Brand, aka. Frederick Faust; Bound in green buckram, sans DW; minor off-setting to end-papers; small store stamp on front paste down and small store sticker on rear paste down; 337pp. Overall, a most acceptable copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.
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Beyond the Outpost

by MORLAND, Peter Henry (Max Brand)

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Published
1925
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition
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$55.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1925. Pen name of Max Brand, aka Frederick Faust; Bound in dark gray buckram, sans DW; off-setting to end-papers; 354pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/No Jacket.
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Purity of Blood

by Perez-Reverte, Arturo

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Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780399153204
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$19.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2006. Second "Captain Alatriste" novel; first U.S. edition; 1" sq. mark at top of front panel of DW; remainder mark on bottom edge; 267pp.. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG+.
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Richard Temple

by O'BRIAN, Patrick

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Published
2006
Condition
Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780393061871
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$25.00

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New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2006. First U.S. edition; 335pp. The first British edition was published back in the 1960's. . First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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March

by BROOKS, Geraldine

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Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670033355
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$25.00

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New York: Viking, 2005. Pulitzer Prize winner; authors second novel; 280pp. Beautiful, unread copy of the recent Prize winning book. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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