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The Clicking of Cuthbert

by WODEHOUSE, P. G.

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Published
1951
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Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
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$65.00

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London: Herbert Jenkins, 1951. Boundi in orange cloth, stamped in black. This is an early reprint of this now classic book of golfing short stories. In a nice dust jacket (price of 5' present) that shows a bit of scuffing to extremes. The fourteenth prniting. 256 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very… Read more
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Hunter's Moon: A Novel in Stories

by CAPUTO, Philip

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Published
2019
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781627794763
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$75.00

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NY: Henry Holt and Co., 2019. Bound in black boards, stamped in gold in illustrated dust jacket. A novel in (7 short) stories. Highly acclaimed -- scarce in this protected condition -- both book and dust jacket. 272 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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The UnAmericans: Stories

by ANTOPOL, Molly

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Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393241136
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$24.50

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NY: W. W. Norton & Company, 2014. Bound in two tone blue boards, stamped in silver in bright, white dust jacket. With the publisher's "5 Under 35" sticker on front panel. A 261 pp. book of short stories. The first edition of the author's first book. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Black Elvis: Stories

by BECKER, Geoffrey

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Published
2009
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780820334103
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$35.00

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GA: University of Georgia Press, 2009. Bound in blue weaved cloth, stamped in silver in matching dust jacker. A book of 12 short stories in this 173 pp. WInner of the Flannery O'Connor for Short Fiction. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Under the Red Flag: Stories

by JIN, Ha

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780820319391
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$24.00

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Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1997. Bound in black cloth over red boards, stamped in silver -- in matching red illustrated dust jacket. A 207 pp. collection of short stories that won the Flanner O'Connor Award for Short Fiction. The author went on from here to write "Waiting" that won the National Book Award in… Read more
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Shiloh and Other Stories

by MASON, Bobbie Ann

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Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Third Printing
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$18.00

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NY: Harper & Row, 1982. This is the third edition of the author's scarce third book and first book of fiction. Highly acclaimed and winner of the Hemingway Foundation Award in year of publication. In the exact format as the first edition. . Third Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Stories from the Transatlantic review

by McCrindle, Joseph F

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780030845246
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$24.50

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NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970. Bound in full black cloth, stamped in silver, in bright white dust jacket stamped in red and black. A 304 collection of short stories from the Transatlantic Review. Great collection of authors. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good ++.
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The Moment of Tenderness

by L'ENGLE, Madeleine

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Published
2020
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$27.50

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NY: Grand Central , 2020. A tight, clean "as new" copy of the first edition of this recent book of short stories by the author of "A Wrinkle in Time". 285 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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The Four Million

by O. Henry (William Sydney Porter)

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Published
1925
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Early Reprint
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$19.00

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NY: Doubleday, 1925. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A book of 25 short stories. The publisher's "Popular Edition" -- also states "Biographical Edition" on half-title page. 215 pp.. Scarce -- especially in the dust jacket. . Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good +. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.… Read more
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The Trimmed Lamp - (Two Volumes Complete)

by O. Henry

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Published
1907
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
Early Reprint
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$22.00

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NY: Doubleday, 1907. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A two volume set of this early reprint. The publisher's "Popular Edition" -- also states "Biographical Edition" on half-title page. 108 pp. / 131 pp. Scarce -- especially in the dust jackets (these have held up well - some edgewear). . Early Reprint. Hard Cover.… Read more
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Roads of Destiny - (Two Volumes Complete)

by O. Henry

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Published
1925
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Reprint
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$21.00

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NY: Doubleday, 1925. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A two volume set of this early reprint. The publisher's "Popular Edition" -- also states "Biographical Edition" on half-title page. 194 pp. / 202 pp. Scarce -- especially in the dust jacket (a bit of chipping to the spines of the jackets). . Early… Read more
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Strictly Business - (Two Volumes Complete)

by O. Henry

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Published
1910
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Reprint
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$35.00

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NY: Doubleday, 1910. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A two volume set of this early reprint. The publisher's "Popular Edition" -- also states "Biographical Edition" on half-title page. 138 pp. / 159 pp. Scarce -- especially in the dust jackets (these are bright and whole). Dust jacket show very minimal scuffing to… Read more
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Whirligigs - (Two Volumes Complete)

by O. Henry

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Published
1910
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Reprint
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$37.50

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NY: Doubleday, 1910. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A two volume set of this early reprint. The publisher's "Popular Edition" -- also states "Biographical Edition" on half-title page. 150 pp. / 164 pp. Scarce -- especially in the dust jackets (these are bright and whole). Volume two has a 3/4" chip to… Read more
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Kiss Kiss (11 Short Stories)

by DAHL, Roald

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Published
1968
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Sixth Edition
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$24.50

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New York: Knopf, 1968. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in pink and black. Nice dust jacket is price clipped. Similar format to the first edition that was published 8 years earlier. 308 pp.. Sixth Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine - Price-clipped.
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SEVEN #T2412

by MACDONALD, John D.

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Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$29.50

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Greenwich, CT: Fawcett Gold Medal, 1971. The true first edition of this rather scarce book of John D. MacDonald's short stories. Bound in illustrated blue wraps. 160 pp. Tight, clean copy, presumably unread, scarce thus. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Skycruiser

by BRIER, Howard M.

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Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Early Reprint
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$22.00

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NY: Random House, 1939. Bound in gray cloth, stamped in blue with illustration of plane to the front panel. Toning to top edge and end papers. but overall a tight, clean copy. 238 pp. book of short stories.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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The Law on Horseback

by HART, William S.

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Published
1935
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$19.00

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LA: Times-Mirror, 1935. Bound in gray cloth, stamped in green with two six shooters on the front panel. 223 pp. by tne noted cowboy star of the early 20th Century. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket.
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Dangerous French Mistress and Other Stories

by COLWIN, Laurie

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First British Edition
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$55.00

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1974. Bound in purple cloth, stamped in gold. The first British edition of the author's first book (published in the States as "Passion and Affect". . Nice, tight, clean copy of this book of short stories. 136 pp. . First British Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Tactical Exercise

by WAUGH, Evelyn

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Published
1954
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$37.50

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1954. Bound in blue-green cloth, stamped in gold in matching (price-clipped) dust jacket. Wear to spine ends (and a pencil eraser sized chip to top of spine), but not affecting any text and the book and the jacket are still bright and clean. A very acceptable copy of the first U.S. edition (no British edition)… Read more
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Pennsylvania Stories

by QUINN, Arthur H.

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Published
1899
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third Edition
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$15.00

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PA: Penn Publishing, 1899. Bound in brown and blue striped cloth. A 259 pp. book of sports-related short stories with a PA twist. Previous owner's book plate to front pastedown, front hinge just starting. . Third Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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