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FRANKSTON WRITERS BLOCK ANTHOLOGY 2017: 10th Anniversary Edition
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FRANKSTON WRITERS BLOCK ANTHOLOGY 2017: 10th Anniversary Edition

By (Contributors)

Frankston, Victoria, Australia: Firsttime Publishing , 2017. 202pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper nominally bumped only. Textblock pristine. This Frankston Writers Block 10th Anniversary Edition features numerous contributions by members of the writing group. Some entries have been given 'voice' at group meetings, others have been published elsewhere, others still are making their debut in this issue . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword from the President. The contributors entries . . . Book weight approx. 320g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.10

BETWEEN PARENTHESES : Essays, Articles and Speeches, 1998-2003
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BETWEEN PARENTHESES : Essays, Articles and Speeches, 1998-2003

By Bolano, Roberto

London: Picador, 2012. ix, + 390pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a small surface indentation to rear panel. "Roberto Bolano is most widely known for his groundbreaking novels and irreverent poetry, but as he became increasingly famous he found himself in great demand as a writer of non-fiction. 'Between Parentheses' collects most of the newspaper columns and articles Bolano wrote during the last five years of his life, as well as the texts of some of his speeches and talks, and a few scattered prologues . . . " Includes Index. Roberto Bolaño Ávalos was born in 1953 in Santiago, Chile, and passed away in 2003 at Barcelona, Spain. Book weight approx. 440g. . First U.K. Edition. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$12.69

TEXAS HOLD 'EM : How I Was Born in a Manger, Died in the Saddle, and Came Back as a Horny Toad
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TEXAS HOLD 'EM : How I Was Born in a Manger, Died in the Saddle, and Came Back as a Horny Toad

By Friedman, Kinky

New York: St. Martin's Press, 2005. 218pp., b/white cartoon style illustrations by John Callahan. Book clean, square. Spine firm, silver title there-on. Plain blue boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased only. "Friedman is at his outrageous best as he gives Americans a look at the state made famous by the Alamo, the armadillo, Willie Nelson, and, well, Kinky Friedman . . . composed of provocative essays, including autobiographical pieces that are at times bittersweet and at other times hilarious; profiles of such stellar Texans as his friend Willie Nelson, George W. Bush, Jerry Jeff Walker, Pat Green and Racehorse Haynes, and a treasure trove of lists and quizzes . . . " Book weight approx. 390g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . First Edition, Second Impression. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.69

SPACESHIPS OF THE VISITORS: An Illustrated Guide to Alien Spacecraft
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SPACESHIPS OF THE VISITORS: An Illustrated Guide to Alien Spacecraft

By Randle, Kevin, and Estes, Russ

New York: Fireside, 2000. vii, + 327pp., intext b/white illustrations throughout; some are sketch drawings, most are reproduced halftone plates. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper lightly splayed and bumped. From the first UFO sighting [17 November, 1896, Sacramento, California] to the present time, reported sightings of UFOs have grown to number hundreds of thousands. This volume records more than one hundred, based on 'actual' eye witness accounts . . . Contents include: Intro., 6 chapters, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 480g. . 1st Impression. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.76