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Redhead by the Side of the Road: A Novel

by Anne Tyler

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April 2020
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Fine
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First Edition, Fifth Printing
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9780525658412
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New York: Knopf, April 2020. Hardcover. First Edition, fifth printing. Fine book in an As New Cover. Spine tail lightly bumped, otherwise As New. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. Not damaged. 178 pages.
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Jazz

by Toni Morrison

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Published
April 1993
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780452269651
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New York: Plume, April 1993. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Unmarked. Lightly tanned. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Slight shelfware. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 229 pages.
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Small World (Campus Trilogy, 2)

by David Lodge

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Published
June 1995
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Fine
ISBN
9780140244861
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New York: Penguin, June 1995. Paperback. As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 339 pages. A satirical look at the oversexed world of English professors on the international conference circuit.
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BUtterfield 8

by John O'Hara

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Published
September 1960
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Good
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New York: Bantam, September 1960. Mass Market Paperback. H2104. 11th printing. Good. Tanned. Text unmarked. Not from a library. 280 pages. A roman à clef loosely based upon the life of socialite and flapper Starr Faithfull, whose unsolved death in 1931 became a tabloid sensation. Made into a movie which won Elizabeth Taylor won her first Academy Award for… Read more
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Lady Chatterley's Lover

by D. H. Lawrence; Mark Schorer (intro); Archibald MacLeish (preface)

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Published
1959
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Very Good-
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New York: Grove Press, 1959. Mass market paperback. FG5. First unexpurgated version published in America. Very Good-. Unmarked. Lightly tanned. Spine creased and curved. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 384 pages. Lady Chatterly's Lover became notorious for its story of the physical and emotional relationship between a working class man and an upper class woman,… Read more
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Madame Bovary; a new translation by Francis Steegmuler

by Gustave Flaubert

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Published
1957
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Very Good
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Book Club Edition
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New York: Random House, 1957. Book-Dividend Book Club. Heavier book. Light blue paper with dark blue flowerets and gilt decoration over boards with one-quarter dark blue cloth spine with gilt flowerets and title. Deckle edges. Heavy pink paper jacket with color-illustration of couple at masked ball. Very Good+ book in a Very Good- jacket. Prior owner's name and date inked… Read more
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Tender is the Night

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Published
June 1977
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As New
ISBN
9780684151519
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, June 1977 [c1934]. Hardcover. Quarter-bound in black cloth with black paper sides and gilt lettering to spine. An As New book in a Fine jacket. Slight rubbing to jacket, otherwise pristine inside and out. Very tight. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 315 pages. Set in the South of France in… Read more
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Jane, Unlimited

by Kristin Cashore

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Published
September 2017
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780803741492
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New York: Penguin Random House / Kathy Dawson Books, September 2017. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Fine book in a Very Good Jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Quarter inch tear to clean and bright jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 453 pages.
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Sons and Lovers, with an Introduction by John Macy (The Modern Library, 109)

by D. H. Lawrence

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Published
1923
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Good
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Modern Library
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New York: Random House / Modern Library, 1923. Hardcover. Grey cloth over boards with gilt torchbearer and gilt titles in red rectangle on front cover and spine. Gray Kent Modern Library endpapers. Faded red dye to top edge. Good book / no jacket. Prior owner name and date to front pastedown, otherwise unmarked. Front hinge cracked. Spine straight and sound.… Read more
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The Wings of the Dove (The Modern Library, 244)

by Henry James

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Published
1946
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Good
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Modern Library
ISBN
9780812967197
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New York: Random House / Modern Library, 1946. Hardcover. Green cloth over boards with gilt torchbearer and gilt titles in black rectangle on front cover and spine. Gray Kent Modern Library endpapers. Good book / no jacket. Notes and underlining in pencil. Rear hinge cracked. Spine straight and sound. Corners and ends frayed and bumped. Small hole in rear hinge.… Read more
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Cyrano de Bergerac (Bantam Classics)

by Edmond Rostand

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February 1959
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Very Good
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New York: Bantam Classics. February 1959. Mass Market Paperback. JC 136. Ninth printing. Very Good. Text unmarked. Name to inside front cover. Doodle to inside rear cover. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light wear to cover with sunning and price label ghost to top corner. Crease to front hinge. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 196 pages.… Read more
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An American Tragedy (Signet Classics)

by Theodore Dreiser; Irving Howe

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Published
1995
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Near Fine
ISBN
0071149008004
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New York: Signet Classics, 1995. Mass Market Paperback. With an Afterward by Irving Howe. Near Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Light edgewear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 828 pages. The story of a poor boy whose ambition for wealth and social prestige leads him to commit murder.
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Four Great Plays by Ibsen: A Doll's House, The Wild Duck, An Enemy of the People, Ghosts

by Henrik Johan Ibsen

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Published
1971
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Near Fine
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New York: Bantam Books, 1971. Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light wear to cover. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 306 pages. Here, in a single volume, are four major plays by the first modern playwright, Henrick Ibsen: A Doll's House—The play that scandalized the Victorian world with its… Read more
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A Widow for One Year

by John Irving

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Published
April 1999
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As New
Edition
First Paperback Edition
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9780062700223
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New York: Ballantine Books. April 1999. Trade Paperback. First Paperback Edition / full number line. As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 537 pages + 21 page reader's guide. The epic story of a family, dysfunctional at best, unable to cope with tragedy--or with each other. We first meet Ruth Cole… Read more
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War Story : A Novel

by Sara Hely

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Published
May 2003
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Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780312305321
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New York: St. Martin's Press / Thomas, May 2003. Hardcover. First U.S. Edition (stated) / full number line. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, tail lightly bumped. Jacket clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 448 pages. War Story tells an authentic tale of both rationing and riches during… Read more
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Sons and Lovers (Bantam Classic)

by D. H. Lawrence; John Gross (intro)

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Published
September 1985
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Very Good+
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9780553211924
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Toronto & New York: Bantam, September 1985. Mass Market Paperback. Bantam Classic. With an introduction by John Gross. Very Good+. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight with a slight crease. Cover clean and bright with light crease along front hinge. Sharp corners. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 416 pages. One of the greatest autobiographical novels… Read more
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Deadeye Dick: A Novel

by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

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Published
October 1982
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Very Good
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First Trade Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780440017806
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New York: Delacorte Press / Seymour Lawrence, October 1982. First Trade Paperback Edition (no additional printings listed). Very Good. Prior owner's name penciled to half-title page. Personal note penciled to dedication page. Text block unmarked. Spine faded, but straight, tight and uncreased. Dust stains to edges. No tears, creases or folds. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped.… Read more
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You Suck

by Christopher Moore

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Published
2007
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780060590291
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New York: William Morrow, 2007. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Slight edgewear to jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 328 pages. For some couples, the whole biting-and-blood thing would have been a deal breaker. But Tommy and Jody are in love, and they vow… Read more
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American Romantic

by Ward S. Just

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Published
April 2014
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Fine
ISBN
9780544196377
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, April 2014. Hardcover. Second printing. Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Edgewear to jacket. No tears, creases, or folds. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 265 pages. Harry Sanders is a young foreign service officer in 1960s Indochina when a dangerous and clandestine meeting with insurgents-ending… Read more
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Eleanor and Franklin: The Story of Their Relationship, based on Eleanor Roo sevelt's Private Papers

by Joseph P. Lash; Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. (foreword); Franklin D. Roosevelt, Jr. (intro)

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Published
1971
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Very Good+
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First Edition
ISBN
9780393074598
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New York: W. W. Norton, 1971. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering to spine. No jacket. Prior owner's book plate and surname to FFEP. Very Good. Interior pristine. Spine straight. Foxing to top and fore-edge. Spine head bumped. Spine tail bumped and worn. xviii + 765 pages.
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