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A Death in the Family (First UK Edition)

by James Agee

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1958
Edition
First Edition
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$175.00

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London: Victor Gollancz, 1958. First Edition. First UK Edition, preceded by the First Edition published by McDowell, Obolensky in 1956. Agee's final novel, published posthumously, and winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Basis for the 1963 film directed by Alex Segal, starring Jean Simmons and Robert Preston. Near Fine in a Near Fine, price clipped dust… Read more
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$175.00
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A Death in the Family (First Edition)

by James Agee

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1956
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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New York: McDowell, Obolensky, 1956. First Edition. First Edition, with the requisite blue title page and "Walking" instead of "Waking" on the first line of page 80. Agee's final novel, published posthumously, and winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Basis for the 1963 film directed by Alex Segal, starring Jean Simmons and Robert Preston. Very Good… Read more
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$125.00
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American Pastoral (Advance Reading Copy)

by Philip Roth

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1997
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780676538694
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$15.00

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New York: Vintage [Random House], 1997. First Edition. Advance Reading Copy, preceding the First Edition. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Near Fine in publisher's wrappers.
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$15.00
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Original photograph of Carl Sandburg playing the guitar, circa 1955

by Carl Sandburg (subject)

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Published
1955
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$225.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1955. Vintage black and white photograph of Swedish-American poet, biographer, and musician Carl Sandburg playing the guitar. Sandburg frequently accompanied himself on solo guitar at readings of his 1927 folksong anthology "The American Songbag," leading historians to speculate that the poet was the first American urban folk singer. 8 x 10 inches. Very Good… Read more
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$225.00
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You Can't Take It with You (Original photograph of James Stewart and Jean Arthur from the 1938 film)

by Frank Capra (director); George S. Kaufman, Moss Hart (play); Irving Lippman (photographer); Robert Riskin (screenwriter); Jean Arthur, Lionel Barrymore, James Stewart, Edward Arnold (starring)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1938
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$750.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1938. Vintage borderless double weight sepia photograph of James Stewart and Jean Arthur from the 1938 film. Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning 1936 play by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart, about an eccentric family living in a large house in New York City, including their daughter, who falls in love with a banker, a… Read more
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$750.00
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Glengarry Glen Ross (Original window card poster for the 1984 play)

by David Mamet (playwright); Gregory Mosher (director); Raymond Saunders (artwork); Joe Mantegna, Mike Nussbaum, Robert Prosky, Lane Smith (starring)

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Published
1984
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$1,350.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1984. Vintage US window card poster for the 1984 Broadway play. The play initially premiered at London's National Theatre in 1983 before moving to the US the following year, making its Broadway debut at the John Golden Theatre, the run advertised here, where it ran for 378 performances. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, and nominated for… Read more
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$1,350.00
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Original publicity photograph for the 1934 touring production of The Green Pastures

by Marc Connelly (play); Alfredo Valente (photographer); Richard B. Harrison (starring)

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Published
1934
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$300.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1934. Vintage double weight, borderless photograph of actor Richard B. Harrison used to promote the touring production of the 1930 Pulitzer Prize winning play. With the stamp of photographer Alfredo Valente on the verso, and a mimeo snipe noting that the upcoming performance at Ohio University will be the 1460th since it debuted on Broadway four years… Read more
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$300.00
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Independence Day (Signed First Edition)

by Richard Ford

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1995
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679492658
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$125.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1995. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Fine in a Fine dust jacket.
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$125.00
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The Fixer (Original screenplay for the 1968 film)

by Dirk Bogarde Alan Bates (starring); John Frankenheimer (director); Dalton Trumbo (screenwriter); Georgia Brown, Hugh Griffith (starring)

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Published
1967
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$650.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1967. Draft script for the 1968 British film. Based on Bernard Malamud's 1966 Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning novel. Set in Czarist Russia, Frankeheimer's adaptation is a brutal realization of Malamud's novel, wherein a poor Jew named Yakov Bok assumes the identity of a Gentile after moving from the country to… Read more
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$650.00
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The Time of Your Life (First Edition, with scarce wraparound band)

by William Saroyan

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1939
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$750.00

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New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1939. First Edition. First Edition. With the rare publisher's wraparound band, noting that this the only play to have ever received both the Pulitzer Prize and the New York Drama Critics Circle Award (Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar Named Desire" was bestowed the same honor in 1948). Basis for the 1948 film directed by H. C.… Read more
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$750.00
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The Shrike (Original screenplay for the 1952 play, Van Heflin's copy)

by Joseph Kramm (playwright)

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Published
1952
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$750.00

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New York: N.p., 1952. Draft script for the 1952 play production. Copy belonging to actor Van Heflin, who starred in the Broadway production. Set in the ward of a mental hospital, the play follows one of its patients, a theatrical director driven to attempted suicide by his domineering wife, Anne. Outwardly, Anne is sweet and caring, but… Read more
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A Death in the Family (First Edition)

by James Agee

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1956
Edition
First Edition
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$275.00

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New York: McDowell, Obolensky, 1956. First Edition. First Edition. First issue, with the requisite blue title page and "Walking" on the first line of page 80. Small owner bookplate to the top right corner of the front endpaper. Agee's final novel, published posthumously, and winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Near Fine in an unclipped Very Good plus… Read more
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$275.00
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Years of Grace (Signed Hardcover)

by Margaret Ayer Barnes

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Published
1931
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$400.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1931. Later printing. INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper: "For Virginia Allan / from Margaret Ayer Barnes." Winner of the 1931 Pulitzer Prize for Literature. Barnes also wrote "Dishonored Lady," a play twice adapted to film. Beginning in the 1890s, the story follows an upper-middle class girl from youth to adulthood, struggling… Read more
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$400.00
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Now in November (First Edition, review copy)

by Josephine Johnson

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1934
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$950.00

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1934. First Edition. First Edition. REVIEW COPY, with publisher's card laid in. Also laid in is the additional perforated fold out reviews that originally accompanied the first issue jacket. Winner of the 1935 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Near Fine in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Just a slight lean, with light… Read more
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$950.00
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Guard of Honor (First Edition)

by James Gould Cozzens

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1948
Edition
First Edition
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$275.00

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New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1948. First Edition. First Edition. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. About Fine and unread in a Very Good, price clipped, first state dust jacket. Jacket has a handful of cello tape repairs, visible only at the verso, with light wear at the spine ends and corners, and light toning to the spine. … Read more
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Laughing Boy (First Edition, later issue jacket, Pulitzer Prize band)

by Oliver La Farge

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Published
1929
Edition
First Edition
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$185.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1929. First Edition. First Edition, with "1929" printed on the title page. In a second issue dust jacket, with two paragraphs of text on the front flap instead of four. With the scarce "Pulitzer Prize Winner" wraparound belly band. Near Fine in a Very Good plus dust jacket, Pulitzer belly band Near Fine. Light… Read more
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$185.00
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Years of Grace (Signed Hardcover)

by Margaret Ayer Barnes

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Published
1931
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$975.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1931. Later printing. Jacket front panel and copyright page both state "15th Printing." SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper. Winner of the 1931 Pulitzer Prize for Literature. Barnes also wrote "Dishonored Lady," a play twice adapted to film. Beginning in the 1890s, the story follows an upper-middle class girl from youth to… Read more
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The Caine Mutiny (Collection of 3 photographs from the 1954 film)

by Edward Dmytryk (director); Herman Wouk (novel); Stanley Roberts and Michael Blankfort (screenwriter); Humphrey Bogart, Fred MacMurray, Jose Ferrer, Van Johnson (starring)

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Published
1954
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$25.00

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Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1954. Collection of 3 vintage black-and-white still photographs from the 1954 film. Mimeograph snipes unattached (but present) from the versos of two of the stills. Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Herman Wouk, about a WWII ship captain who is removed from his command, something the US Navy has never experienced,… Read more
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$25.00
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The Collected Stories of Peter Taylor (Signed First Edition)

by Peter Taylor

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1969
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$250.00

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New York: Farrar Straus and Giroux [FSG], 1969. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by Taylor in 1970 on the half-title page: "Peter Taylor / Charlottesville / May 1, 1970." From the author of "A Summons to Memphis," and winner of the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for Literature. Very Good plus in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Top… Read more
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$250.00
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The Hours (First Edition)

by Michael Cunningham

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1998
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780374172893
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Farrar Straus and Giroux [FSG], 1998. First Edition. First Edition. Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket. First issue dust jacket with original publisher's price of $22.00 to the front flap. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Pen/Faulkner Awards. Basis for the 2002 film directed by Stephen Daldry starring Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep and Julianne… Read more
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$25.00