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Rusty and Susie

by Dunfield, H. Clifford (Illustrations by Ray Taylor.)

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Toronto: Musson Book Co. 1965. (Hardcover) 180pp. Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Signed by the author. Illustrations, map, glossary. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed and has a chip to the bottom of the spine and a closed tear at the top of the front panel. "We all have fond memories… Read more
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Extraordinary Tales

by Borges, Jorge Luis (With Adofo Bioy Casares.)

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Mew York: Herder and Herder 1971, 1st American printing. (Hardcover) 144pp. Near fine in very good dust jacket. A previous owner's name on the front endpaper and the dust jacket has minor edgewear. "Jorge Luis Borges is now recognized as one of the world's greatest living writers. He has achieved this eminence primarily through… Read more
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Rose in Bloom

by Alcott, Louisa M.

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New York: Books Inc. 1945. (Hardcover) 339pp. Very good in very good plus dust jacket. The spine and edges of the cover are faded, the dust jacket has a tiny chip near the spine and there is a previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. "Three young men stood together on a wharf… Read more
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In Paradise

by Matthiessen, Peter

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9781594633171
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New York: Riverhead Books 978-1-59463-317-1 [978-1-59463-317-1] 2014. (Hardcover) 246pp. Very good in near fine dust jacket. Some light smudges on the front cover. "In the late autumn of 1996, more than a hundred people gather at the site of a former death camp. Throughout that week, they offer prayer and witness at the crematoria… Read more
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New York: Little, Brown and Company [0-316-92541-1] 1999, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 273pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Notes. "David Foster Wallace has made an art of taking readers into places no other writer even gets near. In the pages of his novels Infinite Jest and the Broom of the System and the… Read more
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The Silence of the Lambs

by Harris, Thomas

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9780312022822
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New York: St. Martin's Press [0-312-02282-4] 1988, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 338pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. (Fiction, Fiction, Modern Firsts, Suspense Thriller).
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Jaded Sex (Identified on cover as: Bob Maxwell--Jaded Sex.)

by Bennett, Fletcher (Identified on cover as: Bob Maxwell: Jaded Sex.)

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Las Vegas: Neva Paperbacks 1963, 1st printing. (Mass market paperback) Very good. 223pp. A bright copy. The spine has a minor scuff and a faint reading crease, also minor scuffing along the fore-edge of the front cover. Identified on cover as: Bob Maxwell (The Jaded Sex). (Fiction, Adult Fiction, Fiction).
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Les Miserables (5 Volumes)

by Hugo, Victor

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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell 1887. (Hardcover set) Very good, no dust jackets. 355, 315, 281, 406, 346pp. Marbled boards over 3 / 4 leather with gilt decorated spines. Top edges gilt, marbled endpapers, frontispiece in each volume. The spines are lightly faded, some corners are bumped and chipped, and the top edge of the spine… Read more
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Jean Bart (Main character: John Bart.)

by Koenig, Frederic (Main character: Bart, John.)

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Tours: Alfred Mame et Fils 1875, nouvelle edition. (Hardcover) Very good, no dust jacket. 192pp. Brown cloth decoratively stamped in black on the spine and borders and with the school crest stamped in gilt on the front board. All edges stained red, school prize bookplate laid in, frontispiece, notes. The book is slightly leaned, there is… Read more
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The Torontonians

by Young, Phyllis Brett

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Toronto: Longmans, Green and Company 1960, 1st edition. (Hardcover) Very good in very good dust jacket. 320pp. There is a previous owner's label and name crossed out on the front endpaper, the dust jacket is edgeworn including closed tears. (Fiction--Canada).
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Two Generations; A Story of Present Day Ontario

by Grove, Frederick Philip (Also writes as Felix Paul Greve)

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Toronto: Ryerson Press 1939, 1st regular edition. (Hardcover) 261pp. Very good, no dust jacket. The spine is lightly faded. Also writes as Felix Paul Greve. Locale: Ontario. (Fiction--Canada).
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Ali & Nino

by Said, Kurban

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9780091025502
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London: Hutchinson of London [0-09-102550-8] 1970, 1st British edition. (Hardcover) Very good in very good plus dust jacket. 237pp. Illustrated map. The covers are lightly bowed and there is a 1 / 2-inch closed tear to the bottom of the back panel. "Ali and Nino - East and West. The story of their love takes… Read more
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The Faber Book of Gay Short Fiction

by White, Edmund (editor)

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9780571144723
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London: Faber and Faber [0-571-14472-1] 1991. (Hardcover) Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. 586pp. The spine is lightly worn at top and bottom and the dust jacket is edgeworn. "Edmund White is widely ackwnoledged to be one of the leading interpreters of gay culture. In the Faber Book of Gay Short Fiction… Read more
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The Song of Bernadette

by Werfel, Franz (Illustrations by Harold R. Foster.)

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Harrisburg: Hooka Publications 1970. (Oblong 4to paper covers) Very good. np. Illustrations. The covers are lightly edgeworn, a 1-inch closed tear to the top of the spine, residue from price stickers on the the top corner, glue residue in the center of the front cover where there may have been a paste-down, small diagonal creases to… Read more
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Deliverance

by Dickey, James

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company 1970, 2nd printing. (Hardcover) Very good in very good dust jacket. 278pp. Top edge stained green. The spine is cocked, the dust jacket is lightly edgeworn and price-clipped, and there is a previous owner's inscription on the front free endpaper. Movie tie-in. "This novel by James Dickey, who is one of… Read more
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Knight; A Magazine for the Adult Male; Volume 7 Issue Number 3 (Includes Charles Bukowski--Copulating Mermaid of Venice, California.)

by Rutter, Jared (Includes Charles Bukowski: Copulating Mermaid of Venice, California; Identified on cover as: Cad Pagan Edition.)

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Los Angeles: Sirkay Publishing 1969. (4to paperback) Very good. 98pp. Black and white and color photographs and illustrations, advertisements, classifieds. The covers are rubbed and worn. "This is it... The NeWest, rarest, choicest edition of CAD delights selected and assembled in one great volume for your permanent collection. Published for Knight Magazine #7.3 Cad… Read more
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Modern Primitives

by Vale, V. (With Andrea Juno.)

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9780940642140
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San Francisco: Re/Search Publications [0-940642-14-X] 1989. (Leather binding) Very good plus, no dust jacket. 205pp. Rebound in leather with gilt lettering to the spine and original paper covers pasted down on front and rear boards . Illustrations, photographs, backlist, index. There is a previous owner's name in faded gilt letters to the spine and a previous… Read more
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Oral Sex and the Law

by Ellison, Alfred

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Academy Press 1970. (4to) Very good plus, no dust jacket. 271pp. Brown textured leatherette with gilt lettering to the cover and spine. Black and white and color photographs, illustrations, diagrams, glossary, bibliography, index. "It is unfortunate, but undeniable, that the history of sex is largely the history of denial, deprivation and repression. In fact, it… Read more
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Color Akt 2000

by Author not named]

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Flensburg: Stephenson Verlag 1969. (4to) Very good plus, no dust jacket. 62pp. Color photographs. The top corner of the back cover has a small chip. (Erotica, Erotic Art, Erotica, Photography).
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The Book of the Breast

by Wilson, Robert Anton

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9780872233843
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Chicago: Playboy Press [0-87223-384-7] 1974, 1st edition. (Hardcover) Very good in very good dust jacket. 188pp. Photographs, illustrations, notes. Edges are speckled, the dust jacket is edgeworn and rubbed. 'The words of magic, O my brothers: Tits. Boobs. Teats. Bazooms. Thingumbobs. Knockers. Headlights. Grapefruits. Cantaloupes. A pair that stick out like Mussolini's balcony. A pair… Read more
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