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Silas Marner
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Silas Marner

By Eliot, George

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1903. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. miniature 3" x 4" edition rebound "Samson back" sometime post 1913; edge wear, crease in front board; staining to lower left quarter of pages

$4.00

The Long Way Home
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The Long Way Home

By Alan Ebert; Janice Rotchstein

New York: Crown, 1984-07-04. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. tear in top edge of back of jacket, some edge wear and light soiling to jacket and boards; They were the Tiernans, the second generation of an American dynasty that had forged its legend in the worlds of stage, screen, politics, and history. Shattered by an unjust war, at odds with one another and with themselves, each of the Tiernans embarks on a journey, searching for love, for purpose, for inner peace...

$2.49

Secrets
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Secrets

By Steel, Danielle

New York: Delacorte Press, 1985-10-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. edge wear to jacket and boards, some light soiling; Set in Los Angeles and New York, Secrets carries the reader behind the scenes into the making of a major television series. Probing even deeper beneath the polished surfaces, Danielle Steel explores the dilemmas both men and women, in and out of the searchlight of the media, confront today. She paints a vivid, compelling picture of a sophisticated world and the surprisingly real problems of the people who inhabit it.

$1.99

Crowned Heads
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Crowned Heads

By Tryon, Thomas

New York: Knopf, 1976-05-12. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. jacket is creased, stained, torn but present; boards have light edge wear; Thomas Tryon brings to breathtaking life the Golden Age of Hollywood and the great golden people who became the crowned heads of this kingdom of stars

$2.99

Bellefleur
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Bellefleur

By Oates, Joyce Carol

New York: Dutton Adult, 1980-08-11. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. edge wear to jacket and boards, some staining on top of spine cloth; small edge tears and chips in jacket; some light soiling; The Bellefleurs live in a region not unlike the Adirondacks in an enormous mansion on the shores of mythic Lake Noir. A prolific and eccentric group, they include millionaires, a mass murderer, a spiritual seeker, and the baby--Germain--the heroine of the novel. A classic American Gothic about six generations of an upstate New York family.

$4.99

Billy Bathgate
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Billy Bathgate

By Doctorow, E.L.

New York: Random House, 1989-02-04. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Signed. some light soiling to jacket, edge wear to jacket and boards; Signed by Doctorow on a bookplate on the ffep; 'I was living in even greater circles of gangsterdom than I had dreamed, latitudes and longitudes of gangsterdom' It's 1930's New York and fifteen-year-old streetkid Billy, who can juggle, somersault and run like the wind, has been taken under the wing of notorious gangster Dutch Schultz. As Billy learns the ways of the mob, he becomes like a son to Schultz - his 'good-luck kid' - and is initiated into a world of glamour, death and danger that will consume him, in this vivid, soaring epic of crime and betrayal.

$20.00

Everything That Moves
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Everything That Moves

By Schulberg, Budd

New York: Doubleday, 1980-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. some staining/soiling to dust jacket; edge wear to jacket and boards; slight spots of moisture bleed on the endpapers near the hinge;

$2.99

Post Stories of 1938: a Selection of Twenty-Two Stories from the Saturday Evening Post
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Post Stories of 1938: a Selection of Twenty-Two Stories from the Saturday Evening Post

By Editors, Saturday Evening Post

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1939. Hardcover. Good/Good. jacket is faded and chipped, tattered at edges; boards have some fading to the cloth, edge wear; endpapers tanned; Stories by Holmes Alexander; Glenn Allan; R. Ross Annett; Stephen Vincent Benet; Charles L. Clifford; Walter D. Edmonds; Paul Gallico; Guy Gilpatric; Joseph Harrington; Alec Hudson; Leland Jamieson; Almet Jenks; MacKinlay Kantor; David Lamson; Patterson McNutt; Robert Murphy; George Sessions Perry; Norman Reilly Raine; Charles Rawlings; Martin Storm; Dorothy Thomas; and Lt. Col. John W. Thomason, Jr.

$6.99

The Human Comedy
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The Human Comedy

By Saroyan, William

New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1943. Book Club. Hardcover. Good/Good. Freeeman, Don. edge wear to jacket and boards, repairs to dust jacket, some tanning/staining to jacket, tanning to endpapers; The story of an American family in wartime.

$2.99

Laddie: A True Blue Story
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Laddie: A True Blue Story

By Stratton-Porter, Gene

New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. edge wear to boards and spine tips, corners bumped, hinges loose, some soiling; Loosely based on Stratton-Porter's own childhood, Laddie is a double tale -- the classic poor-boy/rich-girl romance and the story of a child of nature and her idyllic childhood.

$8.00

A Burnt-Out Case
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A Burnt-Out Case

By Greene, Graham

New York: The Viking Press, 1961. Book Club. Hardcover. Good/Good. jacket has numerous small tears and creases; boards have some edge wear and soiling to cloth; endpapers tanned; Querry, a world-famous architect, is the victim of a terrible attack of indifference: he no longer finds meaning in art or pleasure in life. Arriving anonymously at a Congo leper village, he is diagnosed as the mental equivalent of a "burnt-out case," a leper who has gone through a stage of mutilation. However, as Querry loses himself in work for the lepers his disease of mind slowly approaches a cure. Then the white community finds out who Querry is...

$1.99

Post Stories of 1940: A Selection of Twenty-One Stories
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Post Stories of 1940: A Selection of Twenty-One Stories

By Editors, Saturday Evening Post

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1941. Hardcover. Good/Good. edge wear and small tears to jacket; reverse of jacket is heavily tanned, endpapers show some tanning as well; Stories by Stephen Vincent Benet; R. Ross Annett; Gladys Hasty Carroll; Burnham Carter; Borden Chase; M. G. Chute; Stuart Cloete; Marian B. Cockrell; Brendan Gill; Zacharay Gold; Alec Hudson; Talbert Josselyn; Jacland Marmur; Edward W. O'Brien; Eddy Orcutt; Thomas H. Raddall; Clements Ripley; Joel Sayre; Richard Sherman; Frank Leon Smith; and Alfred M. Swift

$8.00

The Old Forest and Other Stories
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The Old Forest and Other Stories

By Taylor, Peter Hillsman

New York: Doubleday, 1985-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. edge wear to jacket and boards, some soiling and small closed tears in jacket; A new collection of marvelous stories distinguished by penetrating psychological acuity and beautiful writing of the highest order by the Pulitzer Prize winning author of "A Summons to Memphis.

$1.99

Giant
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Giant

By Ferber, Edna

Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co, 1952. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. edge wear to boards, corners bumped, binding a bit shaken, some light soiling to page ends; From Pulitzer Prize-winning author Edna Ferber, Giant captures the essence of Texas on a staggering scale as it chronicles the life and times of cattleman Jordan "Bick" Benedict, his young society wife, Leslie, and three generations of land-rich sons.A sensational story of power, love, cattle barons, and oil tycoons, Giant was the basis of the epic 1956 classic film starring James Dean, Elizabeth Taylor, and Rock Hudson.

$2.99

Reap the Wild Wind
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Reap the Wild Wind

By Strabel, helma

New York: Triangle Books, 1943. Hardcover. Good/Good. edge wear to boards and jacket, some small chips and tears in the jacket; pages are age toned; A salty historical romance of Charleston and the Florida Keys set in the mid 19th century. Basis for the 1942 film of the same name directed by Cecil B. De Mille and starring John Wayne and Susan Hayward.

$5.99

The History of Pendennis.his Fortunes and Misfortures, His Friends, and His Greatest Enemy
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The History of Pendennis.his Fortunes and Misfortures, His Friends, and His Greatest Enemy

By Thackeray, William Makepeace

New York: John B. Alden, 1885. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. corners bumped, edge wear, bit of moisture spotting on the board cloth and lower spine cloth;

$5.99

The Appletons of Beacon Hill
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The Appletons of Beacon Hill

By Tharp, Louise Hall

Boston: Little Brown, 1973-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. edge wear to jacket and boards; ex-library with usual markings;

$2.99

The way to the old sailors home
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The way to the old sailors home

By Baird, Thomas

New York: Harper & Row, 1977-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Fair. jacket heavily rubbed, some edge wear to jacket and boards, small edge tear in top edge of jacket; price clipped;

$3.99

The Fortunes of Fifi
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The Fortunes of Fifi

By Seawell, Molly Elliot

Indiannapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1903. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. light edge wear to boards, some soiling to page ends; frontis illustration is loose;

$9.99

The Fortunes of Oliver Horn
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The Fortunes of Oliver Horn

By Smith, F. Hopkinson

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911. Hardcover. Very Good. Clark, Walter Appleton. light edge wear to boards, previous owner's name on ffep in pencil; "A good-natured Southern boy from a patrician family is sent to New York to forget his dream of becoming a painter and work for a living.Oliver falls in with a lively group of bohemians calling themselves the Skylarkers' Club who get into various scrapes, such as inviting a German brass band to play in their loft apartment. Later they morph into a more sober and focused coterie of artists collectively named the Stone Mugs.He eventually defies the mother he worships by going to Art College at night where meets Margaret Grant, a determined New Englander. Their budding relationship is derailed by the cultural differences between North and South, then eventually by the American Civil War." -- Goodreads review

$3.49

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