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What Makes Sammy Run (First Edition, inscribed to a fellow screenwriter in 1941)

by Schulberg, Budd

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1941
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First Edition
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New York: Random House, 1941. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by Schulberg in the year of publication, almost certainly to a fellow Paramount house screenwriter, on the front endpaper: "For Charley / With affectionate regards / From the guy in the adjoining cell. / Budd / March 29, 1941." Regardless of whether the inscribee is Charles Brackett,… Read more
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Contemporary American Fiction (Signed First Edition)

by Hornby, Nick

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Published
1992
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First Edition
ISBN
9780312042134
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$275.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press / Vision Press, 1992. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Hornby's scarce first book, a collection of critical essays by the soon-to-be novelist on a variety of literary topics, including "the New Yorker short story," and American authors Richard Ford, Anne Tyler, Raymond Carver, Tobias Wolff,… Read more
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Your Place is Empty (Signed Limited Edition, Deluxe Issue)

by Tyler, Anne

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Published
1992
Edition
First Edition
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$675.00

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Concord, NH: William B. Ewert, 1992. First Edition. First Edition. One of 40 deluxe copies (this being No. 25) SIGNED by the author. Fine in cloth binding, with lovely handmade paper covered boards and just about Fine tissue dust jacket as issued. First separate publication of this story, which originally appeared in the New Yorker.
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Little Lit: Strange Stories for Strange Kids (First Edition)

by Spiegelman, Art and Francoise Mouly (editors, contributors) Charles Burns (cover illustration), Maurice Sendak, David Sedaris, Jules Feiffer, Paul Auster, Kaz, Ian Falconer, Barbara McClintock, others (contributors)

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Published
2001
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First Edition
ISBN
9780060286262
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$45.00

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New York: HarperCollins [Harper Collins], 2001. First Edition. First Edition. Fine in pictorial boards and no dust jacket as issued. A fascinating compilation of new literary children's cartoon stories, put together by Art Spiegelman and his wife, New Yorker editor Mouly, who have both publicly decried the regrettable lack of worthy children's cartoons in the current market. A lavish… Read more
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