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cover of Timebends (First UK Edition, inscribed)

Timebends (First UK Edition, inscribed)

by Arthur Miller

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1987
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9780413414809
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London: Methuen, 1987. First UK Edition, preceded by the First US Edition published by Grove Press the same year. INSCRIBED by the author on the title page: "To Alan [and] Pauline / Arthur Miller." Fine in an about Fine dust jacket.
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cover of Tales of a Wayward Inn and Do Not Disturb (First Edition, inscribed by the author)

Tales of a Wayward Inn and Do Not Disturb (First Edition, inscribed by the author)

by Frank Case

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Published
1940
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First Edition
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New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1940. First Edition. First Editions. Two classic books of essays on New York nightlife, published in 1938 and 1940 respectively. "Tales of a Wayward Inn" is INSCRIBED by the book's dedicatee, Robert Davis, on the front endpaper: "This first edition of Tales of a Wayward Inn is forced upon Mrs. John Charles… Read more
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cover of Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness (Uncorrected Proof, signed)

Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness (Uncorrected Proof, signed)

by William Styron

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Published
1990
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First Edition
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9780394588889
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$75.00

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New York: Random House, 1990. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the half-title page. Near Fine in wrappers.
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The Apathetic Bookie Joint (Advance Uncorrected Proof)

by Daniel Fuchs

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1979
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First Edition
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New York: Methuen, 1979. First Edition. ADVANCE UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition in 1979. With copied holograph annotations throughout. A collection of Fuchs' short stories and personal essays. Approximately 285 pages, with copied holograph corrections by proofreaders throughout. Very Good plus in large format wrappers, with light soil overall and light edgewear, with a white comb binding.… Read more
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cover of Armageddon? Essays 1983-1987 (Uncorrected Proof)

Armageddon? Essays 1983-1987 (Uncorrected Proof)

by Gore Vidal

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1987
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London: Andre Deutsch, 1987. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First UK Edition. Very Good plus in lightly soiled, perfect bound wrappers.
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Sex is Politics and Vice Versa (Lettered Limited Edition, signed by the author)

by Gore Vidal

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Published
1979
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First Edition
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$625.00

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Los Angeles: Sylvester and Orphanos, 1979. First Edition. First Edition. One of 26 lettered copies (this being letter J) SIGNED by the author. Bound in full black morocco leather with gilt titles and decorations on the boards. Endpapers lightly toned on the edges, else about Fine, with no dust jacket as issued.
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cover of Sex is Politics and Vice Versa (Signed Limited Edition)

Sex is Politics and Vice Versa (Signed Limited Edition)

by Gore Vidal

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Published
1979
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First Edition
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$95.00

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Los Angeles: Sylvester and Orphanos, 1979. First Edition. First Edition. One of 300 numbered copies (this being No. 196) SIGNED by the author. About Fine, with no dust jacket as issued.
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cover of Situation Normal... (Signed First Edition)

Situation Normal... (Signed First Edition)

by Arthur Miller

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Published
1944
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First Edition
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$550.00

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New York: Reynal and Hitchcock, 1944. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Arthur Miller was tasked with compiling information about the writing of Pulitzer Prize-winning World War II correspondent Ernie Pyle and the wartime experiences of American infantrymen for director William A. Wellman's 1945 adaptation "The Story of G.I. Joe," although… Read more
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cover of Maps and Legends (Signed First Edition)

Maps and Legends (Signed First Edition)

by Michael Chabon

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Published
2008
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First Edition
ISBN
9781932416893
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$25.00

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San Francisco: McSweeney's, 2008. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Michael Chabon's first book of nonfiction. Fine in a Fine dust jacket.
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cover of In Pharaoh's Army (Uncorrected Proof, signed by the author)

In Pharaoh's Army (Uncorrected Proof, signed by the author)

by Tobias Wolff

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Published
1994
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First Edition
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Tobias Wolff's second memoir, chronicling his experiences as a US Army officer during the Vietnam War. Fine in wrappers, with publisher's promotional material stapled to the inside front wrapper.
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cover of Palimpsest: A Memoir (Signed First Edition)

Palimpsest: A Memoir (Signed First Edition)

by Gore Vidal

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Published
1995
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First Edition
ISBN
9780679440383
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New York: Random House, 1995. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Fine in a lightly toned, else about Fine dust jacket.
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cover of United States: Essays 1952-1992 (First Edition)

United States: Essays 1952-1992 (First Edition)

by Gore Vidal

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Published
1993
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First Edition
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9780679414896
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New York: Random House, 1993. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the half title page. Fine in a Fine dust jacket.
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cover of The Decline and Fall of the American Empire (Signed First Edition)

The Decline and Fall of the American Empire (Signed First Edition)

by Gore Vidal

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Published
2002
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First Edition
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9781878825001
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Berkeley: Odonian Press, 2002. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Fine in wrappers.
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cover of The Essential Gore Vidal (Advance Uncorrected Proof, Gore Vidal's personal copy)

The Essential Gore Vidal (Advance Uncorrected Proof, Gore Vidal's personal copy)

by Gore Vidal

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Published
1999
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First Edition
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New York: Random House, 1999. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. Author Gore Vidal's personal copy, with his "From the Library of" stamp on the half-title. Near Fine in wrappers.
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cover of Homage to Daniel Shays: Collected Essays 1952-1972 (Signed First Edition)

Homage to Daniel Shays: Collected Essays 1952-1972 (Signed First Edition)

by Gore Vidal

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Published
1972
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First Edition
ISBN
9780394482101
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$225.00

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New York: Random House, 1972. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper. Near Fine in a Near Fine, price-clipped dust jacket. Jacket has a light diagonal crease on the front flap.
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cover of Reflections Upon a Sinking Ship (Uncorrected Proof, signed)

Reflections Upon a Sinking Ship (Uncorrected Proof, signed)

by Gore Vidal

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Published
1969
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First Edition
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Boston: Little, Brown, 1969. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper. Gore Vidal's first collection of essays. Very Good plus in wrappers, lightly toned on the wrapper extremities, with front hinge starting.
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cover of At Home: Essays 1982-1988 [Time for a Change: Essays 1983-1988] (Uncorrected Proof, signed by Gore Vidal)

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New York: Random House, 1988. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition, and preceded by the First UK Edition published by Andre Deutsch in 1987. SIGNED by the author on the title page. A collection of Gore Vidal's essays, seen here under an earlier title, changed to "At Home: Essays 1982-1988" before publication. Near Fine… Read more
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cover of At Home: Essays 1982-1988 (Uncorrected Proof, signed by Gore Vidal)

At Home: Essays 1982-1988 (Uncorrected Proof, signed by Gore Vidal)

by Gore Vidal

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Published
1988
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First Edition
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New York: Random House, 1988. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition, and preceded by the First UK Edition published by Andre Deutsch in 1987. SIGNED by the author on the front wrapper. Near Fine in wrappers.
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cover of Collected Essays: 1952-1972 (First UK Edition, signed)

Collected Essays: 1952-1972 (First UK Edition, signed)

by Gore Vidal

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Published
1974
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First Edition
ISBN
9780434829613
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$150.00

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London: William Heinemann, 1974. First Edition. First UK Edition, preceded by the First Edition published in 1972 by Random House under the title "Homage to Daniel Shays." SIGNED by the author on the title page. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket.
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cover of Homage to Daniel Shays: Collected Essays 1952-1972 [On Our Own Now: Essays 1952-1972] (Uncorrected Proof, inscribed)

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New York: Random House, 1972. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper: "Gore Vidal / Roma '84 / Buon Natale!" A collection of Gore Vidal's essays, seen here under an earlier title, changed to "Homage to Daniel Shays" before publication. Very Good plus in wrappers, with… Read more
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