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cover of Kiss the Blood Off My Hands (UK Uncorrected Proof)

Kiss the Blood Off My Hands (UK Uncorrected Proof)

by Gerald Butler

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Published
1940
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London: Nicholson and Watson, 1940. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First UK Edition. The earliest edition of one of the rarest film noir sources-we have never seen a jacketed copy of the first edition that followed it, and a jacketless copy only once. Excessively rare. A crime novel from an author known better for weird fiction, basis for the… Read more
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cover of The Apathetic Bookie Joint (Advance Uncorrected Proof)

The Apathetic Bookie Joint (Advance Uncorrected Proof)

by Daniel Fuchs

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Published
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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Published
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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cover of Seventh Heaven (Original printer's proof for the cover of the first edition)

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Boston: Telegraph Books, 1972. Original printer's proof for the cover of the first edition published by Telegraph Books in 1972. Patti Smith's first published collection of poetry. Card stock, 7.5 x 10 inches. Light toning to the extremities, else Near Fine.
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cover of Kalki (Advance Uncorrected Proof, signed by the author)

Kalki (Advance Uncorrected Proof, signed by the author)

by Gore Vidal

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Published
1978
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First Edition
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New York: Random House, 1978. First Edition. ADVANCE UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Near Fine in wrappers.
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cover of Messiah (Uncorrected Proof, preceding a later printing, signed by the author)

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New York: Little, Brown, 1965. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding a later printing. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Very Good plus in lightly toned wrappers, with a white comb binding.
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$75.00
cover of The Second American Revolution (Uncorrected Proof, with editor's annotations throughout)

The Second American Revolution (Uncorrected Proof, with editor's annotations throughout)

by Gore Vidal

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Published
1982
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First Edition
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New York: Random House, 1982. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. Editor's annotations in holograph ink throughout. Slight spine lean, else Near Fine in wrappers.
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cover of Homely Girl, A Life, and Other Stories (Uncorrected Proof)

Homely Girl, A Life, and Other Stories (Uncorrected Proof)

by Arthur Miller

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Published
1995
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First Edition
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$125.00

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New York: Viking, 1995. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. A collection of three short stories. Fine and unread in wrappers, laid into a mock example of the boards, with no dust jacket as issued.
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cover of The Big Nowhere (Uncorrected Proof)

The Big Nowhere (Uncorrected Proof)

by James Ellroy

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Published
1988
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First Edition
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$50.00

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New York: The Mysterious Press, 1988. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. The second novel in James Ellroy's L.A. Quartet. Lightly toned on the wrapper edges, else Near Fine in wrappers.
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cover of Mr. Peters' Connections (Advance Uncorrected Proof)

Mr. Peters' Connections (Advance Uncorrected Proof)

by Arthur Miller

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Published
1999
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First Edition
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9780140482454
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$75.00

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New York: Penguin Putnam, 1999. First Edition. ADVANCE UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. Publisher's promotional sheet laid in. Slight creasing on the first leaf, else Near Fine in wrappers.
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cover of Mr. Peters' Connections (Signed First Edition)

Mr. Peters' Connections (Signed First Edition)

by Arthur Miller

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Published
1999
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First Edition
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9780140482454
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$150.00

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New York: Penguin Putnam, 1999. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the playwright on the title page. Fine in wrappers.
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cover of Collected Plays 1944-1961: Death of a Salesman, The Crucible, A View from the Bridge, All My Sons and five other plays (Uncorrected Proof)

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New York: Library of America, 2006. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition, with publisher's review materials laid in. Near Fine in wrappers.
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cover of The Calms of Capricorn (Uncorrected Proof)

The Calms of Capricorn (Uncorrected Proof)

by Eugene O'Neill

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Published
1982
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First Edition
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New Haven and New York: Ticknor and Fields, 1982. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. Near Fine in wrappers, with two small holograph annotations in ink, noting the publication date, on the front wrapper and top right corner of the first leaf.
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cover of The Ride Down Mt. Morgan (Uncorrected Proof, signed)

The Ride Down Mt. Morgan (Uncorrected Proof, signed)

by Arthur Miller

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Published
1992
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First Edition
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New York: Penguin, 1992. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. SIGNED by the playwright on the front wrapper. Fine in wrappers.
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cover of The Simple Truth (Uncorrected Proof)

The Simple Truth (Uncorrected Proof)

by Philip Levine

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Published
1994
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First Edition
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$45.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. Winner of the 1995 Pulitzer Prize. Fine in wrappers, with publisher's promotional materials stapled to the inside front wrapper.
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cover of Fast Lanes (Uncorrected Proof, signed)

Fast Lanes (Uncorrected Proof, signed)

by Jayne Anne Phillips

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Published
1984
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First Edition
ISBN
9780671640149
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New York: E.P. Dutton / Seymour Lawrence, 1984. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. About Fine in wrappers.
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cover of No Nature (Uncorrected Proof, inscribed by the author)

No Nature (Uncorrected Proof, inscribed by the author)

by Gary Snyder

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Published
1992
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First Edition
ISBN
9780679413851
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$55.00

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Various American Cities: Pantheon, 1992. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. Briefly INSCRIBED on the half-title page by the author: "For Terry / Gary Snyder." Fine in wrappers.
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cover of Talking With Poets (Uncorrected Proof)

Talking With Poets (Uncorrected Proof)

by Harry Thomas (editor); Robert Pinsky, Seamus Heaney, Philip Levine, Michael Hofmann, David Ferry (contributors)

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Published
2002
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First Edition
ISBN
9781590510186
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$65.00

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New York: Handsel / Other Press, 2002. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. About Fine in wrappers.
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cover of Two Cities (Uncorrected Proof, signed by the author)

Two Cities (Uncorrected Proof, signed by the author)

by John Edgar Wideman

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Published
1998
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First Edition
ISBN
9780395857304
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1998. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Lightly edgeworn, else Fine in wrappers.
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cover of Visits from the Seventh (Uncorrected Proof, signed by the author)

Visits from the Seventh (Uncorrected Proof, signed by the author)

by Sarah Arvio

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Published
2002
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First Edition
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition, with publisher's materials laid in and stapled to the inside wrapper. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Fine in wrappers.
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