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The Gnomobile: A Gnice Gnew Gnarrative with Gnonsense, but Gnothing Gnaughty

by Sinclair, Upton

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1936
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and toned, endpapers darkened, pages toned.
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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NY: Farrar & Rinehart. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and toned, endpapers darkened, pages . toned.. 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Illustrations by John OHara Cosgrave II. Gray illustrated cloth. A humorous allegory for children about a timber tycoon who befriends a forest gnome. The basis for the 1967 Disney film The Gnome-Mobile. ; 8vo … Read more
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The Day They Gave Babies Away

by Eunson, Dale

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Corners rounded, jacket tattered, chipped, and rubbed.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$100.00

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NY: Farrar, Straus and Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Corners rounded, jacket tattered, chipped, and rubbed.. 1947. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Black cloth spine with silver star patterned boards. Illustrations by Fritz Kredel. The story of a Scottish immigrant family in Wisconsin, led by 12-year-old son Robbie. When his mother lies on her deathbed, she… Read more
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$100.00
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The Set-Up

by March, Joseph Moncure

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1928
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, especially at head of spine.
Edition
First Edition; Fifth Printing
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$40.00

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NY: Covici Friede Inc.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, especially at head of spine.. 1928. First Edition; Fifth Printing. Hardcover. Gray cloth with dramatic silhouette of boxer on front boards. A 1920s narrative poem about the tragedy of an African-American boxer named Pansy, later made into an eponymous 1949 film. ; 8vo 8" -… Read more
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The Amboy Dukes

by Shulman, Irving

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1947
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket; Boards worn and toned with silverfish damage.
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards worn and toned with silverfish damage.. 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Gray illustrated cloth. The author's first novel, which was the basis for the 1951 film, City Across the River, starring Tony Curtis. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 273 pages .
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A Day with Wilbur Robinson

by Joyce, William

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780060890988
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$20.00

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NY: Laura Geringer Books. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2006. Second Edition. Hardcover. 9780060890988 . Illustrated endpapers, color illustrations. An expanded 2nd edition of this story for children featuring wildly futuristic Robinson family. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 37 pages .
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Dead Babies

by Amis, Martin

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1975
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket; Spine cocked, library stamps and withdrawal markings on front free endpaper and copyright page, scar
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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London: Jonathan Cape. Good in Good dust jacket; Spine cocked, library stamps and withdrawal markings on front free endpaper and copyright page, scar on front pastedown endpaper, foxing to edges, pages toned. Jacket lightly edgeworn but remains vibrant and in Good condition from having been in jacket protector.. 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Author's second novel, a mordantly funny parody of… Read more
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The Screenplay of the French Lieutenant's Woman

by Pinter, Harold; Fowles, John

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Top corners bumped, page tops spotted, pages faintly toned.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780224019835
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$20.00

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London: Jonathan Cape. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Top corners bumped, page tops spotted, pages faintly toned. 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. 022401983X . Harold Pinter's screenplay for the 1981 film starring Meryl Streep and Jeremy Irons. Foreword by novelist John Fowles. The screenplay was nominated for an Academy Award. xvi, 104pp. .
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Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

by Goodwin, Doris Kearns

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; Sixth Printing
ISBN
9780684824901
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$25.00

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NY: Simon & Schuster. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2005. First Edition; Sixth Printing. Hardcover. 9780684824901 . xix, 916pp, index, notes. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper in black marker. Goodwi's award-winning historical portrait of Abraham Lincoln and his cabinet members, which served as the basis for Steven Spielberg's mesmerizing 2012 film… Read more
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Oil!

by Sinclair, Upton

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1927
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket; Boards worn, heel of spine and textbook stained, front hinge cracked, pages toned.
Edition
First Trade Edition
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$50.00

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NY: Albert and Charles Boni. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards worn, heel of spine and textbook stained, . front hinge cracked, pages toned.. 1927. First Trade Edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth with titles in yellow on front boards and spine and oil derrick design in yellow on front boards. First trade edition after Sinclair's self-publication of this novel… Read more
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The Breath of the Gods

by McCall, Sidney; [Mary Fenollosa]

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1905
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine slightly cocked.
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine slightly cocked.. 1905. First Edition. Hardcover. Novel made into 1920 silent film. Blue boards with Art Nouveau cover design by Amy Sacker with her monogram at lower right corner. Five pages of publisher's ads at rear. ; 431 pages .
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Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

by Wiggin, Kate Douglas

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1903
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Spine cocked, board s rubbed, front free endpaper removed, owner name on half-title, book store name
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$40.00

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Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Spine cocked, board s rubbed, front free . endpaper removed, owner name on half-title, book store name embossed on . title page.. 1903. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Dark green decorative cloth binding. "Published October 1903" on copyright page. x, 327pp. Binding "B". ; 8vo 8" - 9"… Read more
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The Picture-Story of Leo Tolstoy's War and Peace

by Tolstoy, Leo; Geis, Bernard

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1956
Condition
Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket lightly tattered and rubbed.
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$15.00

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NY: Frederick Fell, Inc.. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket lightly tattered and . rubbed.. 1956. Hardcover. Adaptation of Tolstoy's classic novel, featuring many stills from the 1956 film version starring Audrey Hepburn, Mel Ferrer, and Henry Fonda. Pictorial boards. ; 120 pages .
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First Comes Courage (The Commandos)

by Arnold, Elliott

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1943
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket; Spine cocked, pages toned, boards rubbed, jacket rubbed and dampstained at spine.
Edition
First Thus
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$20.00

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Philadelphia: Triangle Books. Good in Good dust jacket; Spine cocked, pages toned, boards rubbed, jacket . rubbed and dampstained at spine.. 1943. First Thus. Hardcover. Movie tie-in reprint of The Commandos, retitled First Comes Courage, and with photo of Merle Oberon and Brian Aherne on front jacket panel. This novel was the basis for the 1943 film, First… Read more
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The Awakening of Helena Richie

by Deland, Margaret

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1906
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, ink stains on pp. 2-3, spine sunned.
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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NY: Harper and Brothers. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, ink stains on pp. 2-3, spine . sunned.. 1906. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth with blindstamped design of poppies and gilt-stamped titles on front boards. Color frontispiece and eight black and white plates by Walter Appleton Clark. A novel about Helena, who leaves a wretched life… Read more
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Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

by Suskind, Patrick

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn at edges, rear jacket flap creased.
Edition
First American Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780394550848
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$25.00

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NY: Random House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn at edges, rear . jacket flap creased.. 1986. First American Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0394550846 . Translated from the German by John E. Woods. A great literary novel later made into the eponymous 2006 film. ; 256 pages .
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The Road

by McCarthy, Cormac

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2006
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed, spine cocked.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780307265432
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$25.00

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NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed, spine cocked.. 2006. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0307265439 . Orange boards with black spine. First printing of the Pulitzer Prize winner, later made into the excellent 2009 film starring Viggo Mortensen. .
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Indignation

by Roth, Philip

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780547054841
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$60.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2008. First Printing. Hardcover. 054705484X . A sharp copy of Roth's 29th novel, later made into a 2016 film starring Logan Lerman. Signed by Roth on the front flyleaf. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 233 pages; Signed by Author .
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Strangers on a Bridge: The Case of Colonel Abel

by Donovan, James B.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards sunned, slightly shaken, jacket price-clipped and tattered.
Edition
First Edition
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NY: Atheneum. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards sunned, slightly shaken, jacket . price-clipped and tattered.. 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth binding. Foreword by Charles S. Desmond. xi, 432 pp. Author photo on rear jacket panel. A true story of the Cold War spy swap between the US and the USSR in 1962 by the lawyer… Read more
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Things

by Miller, Alice Duer

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1914
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards worn, gift inscription and owner name on front free endpaper, jacket toned and heavily ta
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards worn, gift inscription and owner . name on front free endpaper, jacket toned and heavily tattered, glassine . wrapper tattered.. 1914. First Edition. Hardcover. Gray boards with dark brown cloth spine. Printed paper jacket overlaid with printed glassine wrapper. A longish short story by the New York … Read more
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The Prince of Tides

by Pat Conroy

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Price sticker on front jacket flap.
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780395353004
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$20.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Price sticker on front jacket flap.. 1986. First Printing. Hardcover. 0395353009 . Author photo on rear jacket flap. The late author's best known novel, later made into a 1991 film starring Nick Nolte and Barbara Streisand. The book is better. ; 567 pages .
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