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cover of The Folding Star a novel [signed]

The Folding Star a novel [signed]

by Hollinghurst, Alan

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Published
1994
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9780679436058
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New York: Pantheon, 1994. Hardcover. 422p., signed by Hollinghurst and dated Chicago 1994, boards dampstained along bottom edge, else good first US edition in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj with sunned spine. Author's second novel.
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cover of Strange Marriage

Strange Marriage

by Colton, James [pseudonym of Joseph Hansen]

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Published
1965
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Los Angeles: Argyle Books, 1965. Hardcover. 176p., previous owner's name on front free endpaper else a very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj . Young 748*. "Passion assumes weird shapes when a virile homosexual first tastes the love offered by a hungry and tempestuous woman.
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cover of Moderate Fable [poems]

Moderate Fable [poems]

by Young, Marguerite

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Published
1944
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New York: Reynal and Hitchcock, 1944. Hardcover. 50p., previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown endpaper, toning and wear especially to covers, good only first edition Wartime edition in gray cloth boards, red and black titles. Reading copy. The Indianapolis, Indiana author's second book. She is best known for her massive novel "Miss MacIntosh, My Darling" which is listed in… Read more
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cover of All the Renegade Ghosts Rise

All the Renegade Ghosts Rise

by Davis, Thulani N.

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Published
1978
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Washington DC: Anemone Press, 1978. Paperback. 62p., poems, very good first edition slender trade paperback, mild toning to top of cover, pictorial wraps. The author of "1959" and columnist for The Village Voice. Her first book.
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cover of The Other Germany

The Other Germany

by Mann, Erika & Klaus, translated by Heinz Norden

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Published
1940
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New York: Modern Age Books, 1940. Hardcover. xv, 318p., foreword, prologue, epilogue, toning to endpapers, mild soiling and rubbing to covers else a very good first US edition in bright yellow cloth boards, black topstain. The exiled brother and sister, children of Thomas Mann write in defense of their Homeland, the Other Germany that has not been taken in… Read more
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cover of All Together: I Want It All, All the Way & All Is Well [inscribed & signed]

All Together: I Want It All, All the Way & All Is Well [inscribed & signed]

by Vanden, Dirk [pseudonym of Richard Fullmer]

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Published
2011
ISBN
9781600546303
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no place: Alterotica, 2011. Paperback. [v] 508p., author's preface, three novels, personal inscription signed by Vanden on first blank, very good first edition thus trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Gay Lit Classics.
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cover of High Tide in Tucson: essays from now or never [signed]

High Tide in Tucson: essays from now or never [signed]

by Kingsolver, Barbara, illustrations by Paul Mirocha

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Published
1995
ISBN
9780060172916
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New York: HarperCollins, 1995. Hardcover. xi, 273p., preface, essays, illustrations, signed by the author on title page, very good first edition, first printing stated in quarter-cloth boards and bright, unclipped dj.
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cover of Giant talk: an anthology of third world writings

Giant talk: an anthology of third world writings

by Troupe, Quincy and Ranier Schulte, comps

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Published
1975
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New York: Random House, 1975. Paperback. xliv, 546p., inscribed and signed by Troupe on the half-title to Robert Chrisman. A softbound, issued simultaneously with the hardbound first edition, a badly damp-damaged copy with staining and/or rippling on every leaf. No adhesions, a readable handleable copy however uglified. As is. Troupe and Schulte print Achebe, Baldwin, Baraka, Brooks, Cesaire, Ellison,… Read more
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cover of Thank You & other poems

Thank You & other poems

by Koch, Kenneth

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Published
1962
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New York: Grove Press & Evergreen, 1962. Paperback. 95p., very good first edition, first printing stated trade paperback original in white wraps. Evergreen Original E-326. Early major collection of Koch's poetry.
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cover of Gods of the lightning, [and] Outside looking in by Maxwell Anderson

Gods of the lightning, [and] Outside looking in by Maxwell Anderson

by Anderson, Maxwell and Harold Hickerson

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Published
1928
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New York: Longmans, Green and Co, 1928. Hardcover. [iv], 187p., first edition, bookplate on free front endpaper, else very good condition; dj with price intact and slightly chipped at the head of the spine. "Gods of the Lightning" is based on the Sacco-Vanzetti case. "Outside Looking In" is a play about hobo life.
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cover of Der Vulkan: roman

Der Vulkan: roman

by Mann, Klaus

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Published
1956
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Berlin: G.B. Fischer, 1956. Hardcover. 424p., text in German, very good in cloth boards and unclipped, edgeworn dj. Originally published in Amsterdam by Querido in 1939 while Mann was in exile from the Nazi regime, this is likely the first German edition. The story of a singer of forbidden songs in a Berlin underground theatre during the rise of… Read more
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cover of Mario und der Zauberer: ein tragisches reiseerlebnis

Mario und der Zauberer: ein tragisches reiseerlebnis

by Mann, Thomas,illustrations by Hans Meid

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Published
1930
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Berlin: S. Fischer Verlag, 1930. Hardcover. 143p., text in German, cover illustration, illustrated endpapers and 13 drawings, catalogue of Thomas Mann publications available through Fischer laid-in, bookplate, light wear else very good first edition in illustrated boards. The 1936 Knopf collection "Stories of Three Decades" which contained this novella is Young 2488. "Mario and the Magician". Many adaptations of… Read more
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cover of The Magic Mountain [der Zauberberg]

The Magic Mountain [der Zauberberg]

by Mann, Thomas, translated from the German by H. T. Lowe-Porter

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Published
1939
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1939. Hardcover. 900p., foreword, previous ownership name in ink on half-title, fair first one-volume US edition in blue buckram cloth faded spine. Reading copy. The true first in two volumes is Young 2487.
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cover of Mephisto: a novel

Mephisto: a novel

by Mann, Klaus, translated by Robin Smyth

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Published
1977
ISBN
9780394416540
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New York: Random House, 1977. Hardcover. 263p., publisher's note, lightly stamped remainder mark on bottom edge else very good first US edition stated with First Edition 24689753 as called for with Random House first printings according to Zempel & Verkler, quarter-cloth boards and unclipped but worn dj with tape repair at top edge front and back. Young 2480. Basis… Read more
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cover of Marching! Marching! by Clara Weatherwax

Marching! Marching! by Clara Weatherwax

by Strang, Clara Weatherwax

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Published
1935
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New York: The John Day Company, 1935. Hardcover. 256p., first edition, original orange cloth boards; spine mildly toned, lacking dj, boards mildly rubbed with some soil, corners slightly bumped with bottom rear corner slightly exposed, bookstore rubberstamp on paste-down endpapers and top-edge, fore-edge is slightly toned, else in very good condition. *Rideout novel. Blake p. 256. "A strike in… Read more
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cover of Exile & the Writer: exoteric & esoteric experiences; a Jungian approach

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University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1991. Hardcover. 253p., introduction, conclusion, footnotes, selected bibliography, index, very good first edition in cloth boards and lightly worn unclipped dj. Critiques and examinations of Dostoyevsky, Conrad, Huysmans, Malraux, Kawabata, Levi, Beckett et al.
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cover of In Another Language: a record of the thirty-year relationship between Thomas Mann & his English translator, Helen Tracy Lowe-Porter

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New York: Knopf, 1966. Hardcover. xx, 209p., vii, preface, two essays by Lowe-Porter, very good first edition stated in cloth boards and unclipped dj. Includes Lowe-Porter on translating Mann and her thoughts on "Dr. Faustus
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cover of Significant Others

Significant Others

by Maupin, Armistead, illustrated by Carl Dennis Buell

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Published
1987
ISBN
9780060961268
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New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1987. Paperback. 274p., illustrations, very good first edition, first printing stated trade paperback edition in pictorial wraps. Also published in hardcover the same year.
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cover of The Forbidden Fires

The Forbidden Fires

by Anderson, Margaret C., edited and with an introduction by Mathilda Hills

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Published
1996
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Tallahassee: The Naiad Press, 1996. Hardcover. x, 162p. including 97 photos in text and both an editor's introduction and postscript, very good first edition stated trade paperback edition in pictorial wraps. There was also a hardcover which shared the same ISBN #. This is Anderson's lost lesbian novel, including Hills' story of tracking it down. The author was born… Read more
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cover of The Moth Poem for H.D.

The Moth Poem for H.D.

by Blaser, Robin

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Published
1965
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San Francisco: Open Space, printed and designed by Graham Mackintosh at White Rabbit Press, 1965. Pamphlet. [32p] 5.5x8.25 inches, very good limited second edition chapbook of 300 copies in stapled gray wraps with decorative endpapers designed by the poet. Young 328P. Blaser was born in Colorado but moved to San Francisco and with Jack Spicer and Robert Duncan became… Read more
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