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Sotheby's: The Maurice F. Neville Collection of Modern Literature, Part I, April 13, 2004

by [Neville, Maurice F.] Sotheby's

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
2004
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$25.00

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New York: Sotheby's, 2004. Just about Fine in illustrated wrappers as issued. Perfect bound, illustrated profusely in color throughout. Includes auction items from the collection of collector Maurice F. Neville, with highlights from Ernest Hemmingway, Jack Kerouac, George Orwell, and many others.
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Art and Ardor (Uncorrected Proof)

by Ozick, Cynthia

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1983
Edition
First Edition
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$55.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1983. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. A collection of essays. Fine and unread in red printed wrappers.
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Paul Auster (First Edition)

by [Auster, Paul] Bloom, Harold (editor, introduction)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
2004
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780791076620
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$75.00

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Philadelphia: Chelsea House, 2004. First Edition. First Edition. Critical essays on Paul Auster, edited by Harold Bloom as part of his "Bloom's Modern Critical Views" series. Fine and unread without dust jacket as issued.
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The War Against Cliche (Signed First Edition)

by Amis, Martin

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
2001
ISBN
9780786866748
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$45.00

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New York: Miramax Books, 2001. First American Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. Two taps to the bottom page block.
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$45.00
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Understanding Paul Auster (First Edition)

by [Auster, Paul] Peacock, James

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Published
2010
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First Edition
ISBN
9781570038648
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$150.00

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Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 2010. First Edition. First Edition. Part of the "Understanding Contemporary American Literature" series. Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket.
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$150.00
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The Art of Hunger (Signed First Edition)

by Auster, Paul

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Published
1992
ISBN
9781557130563
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$75.00

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Los Angeles: Sun and Moon, 1992. First American Edition, greatly expanded from the UK edition published ten years early. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Not to be confused with the more common signed limited edition. Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket.
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The Enthusiasms of Robertson Davies (Uncorrected Proof)

by Davies, Robertson; Judith Skelton Grant (introduction)

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Published
1990
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First Edition
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$30.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1990. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF preceding the First Edition. About Fine in wrappers.
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$30.00
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The Red Notebook (Signed First UK Edition)

by Auster, Paul

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1995
ISBN
9780571174324
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$200.00

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London: Faber and Faber, 1995. First UK Edition, preceding all others. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Uncommon. Fine and unread in a Near Fine dust jacket.
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$200.00
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The Art of Hunger and Other Essays (Signed First UK Edition)

by Auster, Paul

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1982
ISBN
9780903400787
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$175.00

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London: Menard Press, 1982. First UK Edition, preceding all others, and not published in America until nearly a decade later. A paperback original. SIGNED by the author on the title page. About Near Fine in wrappers. Light diagonal creasing to lower front corner, light toning to the edges.
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Paul Auster and the Postmodern Quest (First Edition)

by [Auster, Paul] Shiloh, Ilana

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Published
2002
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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New York: Peter Lang, 2002. First Edition. First Edition. Volume 35 in the Modern American Literature: New Approaches series. Lightly rubbed else Fine and unread without dust jacket as issued.
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$75.00