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Custer's Trials: A Life on the Frontier of a New America

by STILES, T. J.

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Bluebird Books
Published
2015
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780307592644
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$24.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2015. First Edition. Hardcover. 0307592642 . Stated first edition of this biography of George Armstrong Custer. The author casts aside popular opinions of General Custer and provides a view of his ". . .volatile, contradictory, intense. . ." personality. With 32 pages of photos and 8… Read more
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Amsterdam

by McEWAN, Ian

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Bluebird Books
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780385494243
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$14.00

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New York: Anchor Books / Random House. Very Good+. 1999. Softcover. 0385494246 . A softcover copy of Ian McEwan's novel, which is centered around two successful British men who enter into a pact following a funeral for a woman who had been a former lover of each. Mr. McEwan was awarded the 1998 Booker Prize for this… Read more
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The Counterfeiters (Les Faux-Monnayeurs); With Journal of "The Counterfeiters" (Modern Library #327.1)

by GIDE, André

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Bluebird Books
Published
[c.1963]
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
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$17.00

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New York: The Modern Library / Random House. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. [c.1963]. Hardcover. Nobel prize-winning author André Gide's work has been described as a novel within a novel, with many characters and complicated cross-plots. First published in France as "Les Faux-Monnayeurs" in 1925. This Modern Library reprint edition translated from the French by… Read more
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Three Plays: Anna Christie, The Emperor Jones, and The Hairy Ape (Modern Library #146.2)

by O'NEILL, Eugene

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Bluebird Books
Published
[c.1969-70]
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780394601465
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$14.00

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New York: The Modern Library / Random House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. [c.1969-70]. Hardcover. 0394601467 . Three plays written by the acclaimed Eugene O'Neill, three times a winner of the Pulitzer Prize and a Nobel laureate. With an introduction by Lionel Trilling. In variant dust jacket with images of ticket stubs from Broadway theatres.… Read more
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A Stillness at Appomattox

by CATTON, Bruce

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Bluebird Books
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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$17.50

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1957. Hardcover. A later printing of Bruce Catton's account of the final days of the American Civil War. Per the jacket flap, "This is the story of the last desperate, heartbreaking, cruel year of the Civil War". With frontis and endpaper maps of… Read more
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Cakes and Ale (First Modern Library edition, ML #270.1)

by MAUGHAM, W. Somerset

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Bluebird Books
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$24.00

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New York: The Modern Library / Random House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Stated First Modern Library edition, 1950 (confirmed). A Modern Library reprint edition of Somerset Maugham's 1930 novel, which is centered around his Rosie Driffield character. Includes a special introduction for this edition by Mr. Maugham. --- In Toledano… Read more
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The Bridge of San Luis Rey (Franklin Library Pulitzer Prize-winners series)

by WILDER, Thornton

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Bluebird Books
Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine with no dust jacket
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$32.00

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Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1976. Leather. A beautifully produced edition of author's Pulitzer Prize-winning 1927 novel concerning an Incan rope bridge in Peru that collapsed and one man's multi-year effort to trace the lives of the victims who happened to be on it when it gave way. With illustrations… Read more
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Three Plays: Anna Christie, The Emperor Jones, and The Hairy Ape (Modern Library #146.2)

by O'NEILL, Eugene

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Bluebird Books
Published
[c.1962]
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket
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$15.50

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New York: The Modern Library / Random House. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket. [c.1962]. Hardcover. Three plays written by the acclaimed Eugene O'Neill, three times a winner of the Pulitzer Prize and a Nobel laureate. With an introduction by Lionel Trilling. --- In Toledano spine 8 / red cloth / gilt titling on black spine… Read more
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A Bell for Adano (First Modern Library Edition, ML #16.3)

by HERSEY, John

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Bluebird Books
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good- in Fair dust jacket
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$58.50

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New York: The Modern Library. Very Good- in Fair dust jacket. 1946. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Stated First Modern Library Edition, 1946 (confirmed). A rather scarce Modern Library edition of author's heartwarming 1944 novel which is set in Sicily during the latter stages of World War II. Includes a foreword by the author. This work was awarded… Read more
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The Late George Apley: A Novel in the Form of a Memoir (Modern Library #182.2)

by MARQUAND, John P.

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Bluebird Books
Published
[c.1948]
Condition
Very Good- in Good dust jacket
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$18.00

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New York: The Modern Library / Random House. Very Good- in Good dust jacket. [c.1948]. Hardcover. The author's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel in a Modern Library reprint edition. With a new introduction by the author. --- In Toledano spine 8 / blue cloth / gilt titling on red spine & cover blocks / faded red topstain / grey… Read more
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The Wayward Bus

by STEINBECK, John

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Bluebird Books
Published
1947
Condition
Good+ with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$49.00

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New York: The Viking Press. Good+ with no dust jacket. 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition, with publisher's statement on copyright page: 'Published by the Viking Press in February 1947'. First appearing 8 years after his landmark 'The Grapes of Wrath', this novel is set in a rural area of California and depicts the characters and driver… Read more
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Middlesex

by EUGENIDES, Jeffrey

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Bluebird Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
ISBN
9780312427733
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$13.50

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New York: Picador / Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Very Good with no dust jacket. 2002. Softcover. 0312427735 . An excellent paperback copy of the author's popular novel, which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 2003. The highly-readable story is centered around his appealing young character "Cal/Calliope", growing up in Detroit who happens to be intersex… Read more
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Guard of Honor (Modern Library Giant)

by COZZENS, James Gould

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Bluebird Books
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
ISBN
9780679603054
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$39.00

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New York: The Modern Library / Random House. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1998. Hardcover. 0679603050 . A Modern Library Giant edition of the author's intricately-plotted 1948 novel which features stateside World War II US Army Air Force aviators over three tense days in 1943. This highly acclaimed novel was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for… Read more
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Death in Venice

by MANN, Thomas

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Bluebird Books
Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
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$45.50

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Avon, Connecticut: The Heritage Press. Near Fine. 1972. Hardcover. A handsome reprint edition in slipcase of the author's famed novella. Translated from the German by Kenneth Burke, with an introduciton by Erich Heller. With woodcut illustrations by Felix Hoffmann. --- Elegantly printed on laid papers, and bound with the Japanese fold technique (printing on the outside… Read more
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The Counterfeiters (Les Faux-Monnayeurs); With Journal of 'The Counterfeiters' (Modern Library #327.1)

by GIDE, André

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Bluebird Books
Published
[c.1967]
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
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$14.50

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New York: The Modern Library. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. [c.1967]. Hardcover. The Nobel prize-winning author's work has been described as a novel within a novel. First published in France as 'Les Faux-Monnayeurs' in 1925. Novel translated from the French by Dorothy Bussy; author's Journal from the Counterfeiters translated, and with annotations, by Justin O'Brien.… Read more
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A Fable (Fourth Printing)

by FAULKNER, William

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Bluebird Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good+ in Good dust jacket
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$22.00

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New York: Random House. Very Good+ in Good dust jacket. 1954. Hardcover. Stated fourth printing of William Faulkner's novel which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1955. This work was set against the backdrop of World War I France. --- In full maroon cloth-covered boards with three double crosses stamped in blind and dark blue to… Read more
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The Dust Which is God: A Novel in Verse

by BENÉT, William Rose

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Bluebird Books
Published
1945
Condition
Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
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$27.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1945. Hardcover. Stated fifth printing of the author's long-form poem, awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1942. Due to war-time paper shortages, the entire book is printed on bright yellow stock. --- In beige cloth-covered boards with illustrations and titling in brown to cover… Read more
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The Bridge of San Luis Rey

by WILDER, Thornton

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Bluebird Books
Published
1927
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$90.00

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New York: Albert & Charles Boni. Good with no dust jacket. 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. First trade edition of Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning 1927 novel, which was preceded by a very limited "preliminary issue" and the London edition by a handful of days. The "Bridge of San Luis Rey" is concerned with a fictional Incan rope bridge… Read more
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Penguin Island (Modern Library #210.1)

by FRANCE, Anatole

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Bluebird Books
Published
[1940]
Condition
Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
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$19.50

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New York: The Modern Library. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. [1940]. Hardcover. A Modern Library reprint edition of author's satirical fantasy novel which was cited as a major factor in his being awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1921. Includes an introduction by H.R. Steeves. --- In Toledano spine 8, w/green cloth-covered boards, gilt… Read more
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From Here to Eternity

by JONES, James

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Bluebird Books
Published
1951
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
BCE
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$16.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Good with no dust jacket. 1951. BCE. Hardcover. A book club edition of the National Book Award winning novel. 'From Here to Eternity' was made into a film in 1953 starring Burt Lancaster, Montgomery Clift, Deborah Kerr, Donna Reed, Frank Sinatra and Ernest Borgnine. The movie won 8 Academy Awards. The novel,… Read more
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