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The Goldfinch

by Tartt, Donna

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Published
2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780316055437
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$25.00

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First edition first printing of the third novel by this author. Winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for fiction. A hint of edge wear. Tiny sticker scar to the front of the dustjacket. In fine / near fine condition.
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Mary Coin

by Silver, Marisa

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Published
2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9789780399167
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$12.00

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First edition first printing of the third novel by this author. Remainder marked otherwise in fine / fine condition.
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The Great Switcheroo, The Old Morality, The Reference, Playboy April 1974

by Dahl, Roald, Carlos Fuentes, Donald Barthelme

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of this collection of short stories. Roald Dahl's story The Great Switcheroo was published here and then collected in the collection Switch Bitch later that same year. First appearance of Fuentes' story The Old Morality which wasn't collected until 1980 in the Burnt Water collection. The short story The Reference by Barthelme is collected in the… Read more
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Our Lady of the Forest

by Guterson, David

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780375412110
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$10.00

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First edition first printing of this author's third novel. Light shelf wear to the tips of the spine. In very good / very good condition.
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The Spoiler

by McAfee, Annalena

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Published
2012
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US edition first printing
ISBN
9780307957344
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$12.00

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First US edition first printing of this author first novel. She has written children's books but this is her first actual novel. In fine / fine condition.
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Animal Dreams

by Kingsolver, Barbara

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780060163501
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of the first novel by this author. Light edge wear. In near fine / near fine condition.
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Pigs in Heaven

by Kingsolver, Barbara

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780060168018
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$10.00

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First edition first printing of the first novel in the Turtle series. There is a inch long closed tear to the top front outside corner of the dustjacket. Comes with a promotional postcard from HarperCollins. In fine / near fine condition.
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The Illustrated Golden Bough

by Frazer, Sir James George, Mary Douglas ( General Editor )

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780333244937
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of this illustrated abridgement of Sir James George Frazer's The Golden Bough. Light edge wear. There is a faint crease to the front cover. Light toning to the rear cover. In very good condition.
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The Arrangement

by Dunn, Sarah

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Published
2017
Condition
Fine
Edition
First tradepaper edition first printing
ISBN
9780316440462
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$10.00

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First tradepaper edition first printing of the third novel by this author. Remainder dot otherwise in fine condition.
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Of Sanctity and Whiskey, The Prison Diary of Jack Faust, Payment Ovedue, Playboy September 1970

by O'Faolain, Sean, Paul Theroux, Robert Goldman

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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$12.00

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First edition first printing of this collection short stories. Sean O'Faolain's Of Sanctity and Whiskey was collected later in 1971 in the collection Talking Trees. Paul Theroux The Prison Diary of Jack Faust was later collected in 1972 in the Sinning with Annie collection. I couldn't find anything out about the Goldman story. Light edge wear. In very good condition.
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$12.00
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Villette

by Bronte, Charlotte

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Published
2018
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781788280563
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$10.00

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Reprint of the third novel by this author. In fine condition.
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$10.00
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Novel About My Wife

by Perkins, Emily

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Published
2009
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Canadian edition first printing
ISBN
9780385662253
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$10.00

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First Canadian tradepaper edition first printing of the third novel by this author. Remainder marked otherwise in near fine condition.
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Rules of Civility

by Towles, Amor

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Published
2012
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First tradepaper edition later printing
ISBN
9780143121169
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$10.00

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First tradepaper edition third printing of the first novel by this author. Set in New York in 1937 - 38. Light edge wear. In near fine condition.
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The Gin Closet

by Jamison, Leslie

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Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First tradepaper edition first printing
ISBN
9781439153239
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$10.00

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First tradepaper edition first printing of the first novel by this author. Light edge wear. Remainder marked otherwise in near fine condition.
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On Such A Full Sea

by Lee, Chang - Rae

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Published
2014
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First tradepaper edition first printing
ISBN
9781594632891
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$10.00

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First trade paperback edition first printing of this futuristic novel. Remainder marked otherwise in near fine condition.
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The Wildings

by Roy, Nilanjana

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Published
2016
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Canadian edition first printing
ISBN
9780345812612
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$12.00

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First Canadian edition first printing of the first novel in the Wildings series. Light reading creases to the spine. In very good condition.
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A Spot of Bother

by Haddon, Mark

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Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Canadian paperback edition later printing
ISBN
9780385662444
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$10.00

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First Canadian paperback edition fifth printing of this humorous novel about a dignified man going insane politely. Light reading creases to the spine. In near fine condition.
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Thomas In Elysium, A Recluse and His Guest, Cook's Tour ( the conclusion ), Playboy January 1970

by Shaw, Irwin, Tennessee Williams, Graham Greene

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Published
1970
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition first printing
Item Price
$12.00

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First edition first printing of these short stories. Plus the conclusion of Cook's Tour by Graham Greene. Light edge wear. Light rubbing to the surface of the magazine. In good condition.
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A Nursey Tale / Nevada / Durling, Or the Faithless Wife / Humboldt's Gift, Playboy January 1974

by Nabokov, Vladimir, John Updike, Sean O'Faolain, Saul Bellow

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Published
1974
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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$12.00

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First edition first printing of this collection of short stories. First English translation of Nabokov's The Nursery Tale which was later collected in 1975 in Tyrants Destroyed and other stories. Updike's Nevada was later collected in Problems: and Other Stories. O'Faolain's story Durling, Or the Faithless Wife was collected later in 1975 in the collection Foreign Affairs, and other stories.… Read more
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Hating Gladys

by Gom, Leona

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Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9781894549196
Item Price
$10.00

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First edition first printing of this novel by the Canadian author. In fine condition.
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