Recent Arrivals from Orpheus Books

Recent Arrivals from Orpheus Books

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The Conference of Birds.

by SIS, Peter. [Farid Ud-Din Attar].

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Orpheus Books
Published
2011.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781594203060
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$65.00

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New York: The Penguin Press, 2011. Signed by Peter Sis on the title page. First edition / First printing. Rust paper-covered spine, dark beige paper-covered boards. Very fine in near fine dust jacket, with a tear to the top rear flap fold, and a small peeled area next to it. Peter Sis' adaptation of 12th century Persian… Read more
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$65.00
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The Pugilist at Rest.

by JONES, Thom.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1993.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780316473026
Item Price
$100.00

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Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1993. Signed on the title page by the author. First edition / First printing. Black paper spine, gray paper-covered boards. Fine in very fine dust jacket. Slight fading to top and bottom of the gray boards, as is usual for this title. Author's first book. O. Henry Award Winner, National Book Award… Read more
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$100.00
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Hole in the Sky.

by KITTREDGE, William.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1992.
Condition
F
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780679411666
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$35.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1992. Signed by the author on the title page, additionally inscribed: To Andy, William Kittredge 9/21/92. First edition / First printing. Gold cloth spine, gold paper-covered boards. Fine in near fine dust jacket.
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$35.00
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The Magic of Blood.

by GILB, Dagoberto.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1993.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780826314369
Item Price
$32.00

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Albuquerque: The University of New Mexico Press, 1993. First edition / First printing. Black cloth. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Winner of the Pen Hemingway Award for best first fiction.
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$32.00
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Astonishing The Gods.

by OKRI, Ben.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1995.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781897580974
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$20.00

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London: Phoenix House, 1995. First edition / First printing. Brown paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Ben Okri was the Winner of the 1991 Booker Prize for The Famished Road.
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$20.00
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Judas Child.

by O'CONNELL, Carol.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1998.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780399143809
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$40.00

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New York: Putnam, 1998. Signed by the author and dated June 27, 1998 on the title page. First edition / First printing. Gray paper spine, gray paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$40.00
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Stars of the New Curfew.

by OKRI, Ben.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1989.
Condition
As New
Edition
First U.S. edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780670825202
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$20.00

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New York: Viking Penguin, 1989. First U.S. edition / First printing. Black cloth spine, ochre paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Stories. The first book to be published in the U.S. by this Booker Prize winner.
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$20.00
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Race: How Blacks and Whites Think and Feel about the American Obsession.

by TERKEL, Studs.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1992.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781565840003
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$30.00

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New York: The New Press, 1992. Signed at his contribution on page 213, by Charles Johnson. First edition / First printing. Light gray cloth spine, black paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Charles Johnson received the 1990 National Book Award for Middle Passage. He recently retired from the University of Washington in Seattle, where he… Read more
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$30.00
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Love Invents Us.

by BLOOM, Amy.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1997.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing. First issue dust jacket that fea
ISBN
9780679441090
Item Price
$45.00

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New York: Random House, 1997. Signed by the author on the title page. First edition / First printing. First issue dust jacket that features the darker, sepia-toned photograph Burgundy paper spine, beige paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine, first issue dust jacket.
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$45.00
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The Pillow Boy of the Lady Onogoro.

by FELL, Alison.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1996.
Condition
As New
Edition
First U.S. edition / First printing.
Item Price
$22.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace & Co., 1996. Signed by the author on the title page. First U.S. edition / First printing. Tan cloth spine, ochre paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$22.00
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Snaps.

by CRUZ, Victor Hernandez.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1969.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$30.00

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New York: Random House, 1969. First edition / First printing. Black cloth. Fine in fine dust jacket with a faint touch of fading to the spine. Author's first book.
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$30.00
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Jesus Mary Delahunty.

by MacSWEENEY, David.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1984.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780297785620
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$30.00

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New York: Viking, 1984. First edition / First printing. Green paper-covered spine, pale green paper-covered boards. FIne in a fine dust jacket.
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$30.00
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The Scold's Bridle.

by WALTERS, Minette.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1994.
Condition
As New
Edition
First U.S. edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780312113773
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$35.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1994. Signed on the title page by the author. First U.S. edition / First printing. Black paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$35.00
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The Last Known Residence of Mickey Acuna.

by GILB, Dagoberto.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1994.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780802115546
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$45.00

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New York: Grove Press, 1994. Signed by the author on the title page. First edition / First printing. Blue paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. The author's first novel.
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$45.00
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The Butcher Boy.

by McCABE, Patrick.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1992.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First U.S. edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780880641470
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$25.00

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New York: Fromm International, 1992. First U.S. edition / First printing. Brown cloth spine, brown paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket. Winner of the 1992 Irish Times - Aer Lingus Prize. Basis for the Neil Jordan Film.
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$25.00
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In A Glass House.

by RICCI, Nino.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1993.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780771074523
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$25.00

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1993. Signed by the author on the title page. First edition / First printing. Gray paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Two-time Winner of Canada's Governor General's Award.
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$25.00
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Clover.

by SANDERS, Dori.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1990.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780945575269
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$20.00

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Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin books, 1990. First edition / First printing. White cloth spine, beige paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$20.00
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Jean Dubuffet: Recent Paintings, October 31-29 November 1980.

by SCHJELDAHL, Peter, Text.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1980.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$25.00

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New York: The Pace Gallery, 1980. First edition / First printing. Black and white printed wrappers. Fine.
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$25.00
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Rain Dance.

by MOODY, Skye Kathleen.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1996.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780312147136
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$40.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1996. Signed by the author on the title page. First edition / First printing. Black paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. The author's first book.
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$40.00
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The Collected Stories of Noel Coward.

by COWARD, Noel.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1983.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780525242079
Item Price
$45.00

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New York: Dutton, 1983. First edition / First printing. White cloth spine, black paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket.
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$45.00