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The Old Man and the Sea
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The Old Man and the Sea

By Hemingway, Ernest

Fine, unread book. No dust jacket as issued. A beautiful binding in full, blue leather. Illustrations by C. E. Tunnicliffe and Raymond Sheppard. A Collector's edition in Easton's series – the complete works of Hemingway. An Easton bookplate stating such is laid-in.

$160.00

Islands in the Stream
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Islands in the Stream

By Hemingway, Ernest

Fine, minus unread book that has touch of edge and corner wear. No dust jacket as issued. A beautiful binding in full, blue leather. Illustrations by Richard Powers. A Collector's edition in Easton's series – the complete works of Hemingway. An Easton bookplate stating such is laid-in.

$75.00

Captain of the Eleven
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Captain of the Eleven

By Sherman, Harold M.

A Very Good book with light shelf wear, some fading edges of boards, with bumping to bottom corners and bumps to spine ends – worst at top of spine; also with several small, light blue spots to front paste-down and first three pages. In a beautiful, Near Fine jacket, with publisher clips all corners and no price, that has light edge and corner wear and small closed tears at spine ends with old, internal tape repairs. No fading to spine. One of the All American Sport Series by Sherman, for juvenile readers (boys). This the fourth football title in the series.

$25.00

Blackening Song
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Blackening Song

By Thurlo, Aimee and David

Book is Good to Very Good with primary flaw being starting top half at title page (see photos); in a Near Fine dust jacket with light edge wear and mild rubbing. This is the first mystery in the popular Ella Clah, FBI Agent, series. Signed by both authors on title page, with their generic inscription – Walk in Beauty.

$21.00

People of Darkness (1) and Coyote Waits (2)
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People of Darkness (1) and Coyote Waits (2)

By Hillerman, Tony (Peter Thorpe, Artist)

Paper back 1st printings of The Perennial Library edition (1988) and of the HarperPaperbacks edition (1992), both are standard size (approximately 4 by 7 inches) paperbacks with wrapper art by Thorpe. Book 1 is Fine minus, unread book with touch of edge wear to wrappers, as is book 2. Thorpe has added a color sketch to each half-title page and signed.

$15.00

Time & Tide Anthology
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Time & Tide Anthology

By Lejune, Anthony (Editor)

UK first edition 1st printing, Near Fine book with page edge yellowing, small sticker has been added below Deutsch on title page that states Published in US by Essential Books and this sticker has left a ghost on opposite page, some internal pages have offsetting from small articles that were laid-in at one time; in a Fair to Good, price clipped, jacket that has edge wear, a number of closed tears, and chips along edges, largest chip is triangular at top of front panel near flap fold and is 1 x 1/2 inch. This book contains essays, articles, and poems and miscellaneous from the magazine Time & Tide ranging in time from 1920 to 1956. Contributors include: G. K. Chesterton, Graham Greene, Aldous Huxley, C. S. Lewis, George Orwell, George Bernard Shaw, Rebecca West, Virginia Woolf and many others. A very interesting look at the attitudes and opinions of the UK intellectual class during the first half of the 20th century.

$26.00

Slumgullion Stew
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Slumgullion Stew

By Abbey, Edward

A Good to Very Good book that is soft at spine ends, touch of soiling to page block and with slight edge wrinkling bottom edges of a few pages, primary flaw is a moderate bump to top corner of back board which is shown in the photos; in a Near Fine jacket that has slight edge and corner wear, some small chips of color loss at bottom of spine, touch of rubbing and bump to top corner of back panel. This copy has been signed by Abbey to the front end page. Selections from Abbey's works, both fiction and nonfiction, edited and illustrated by the author.

$175.00

Twentynine Palms
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Twentynine Palms

By Stillman, Deanne

Subtitled: A True Story of Murder, Marines, and the Mojave. Fine, unread book in Fine dust jacket. This copy signed by Stillman on the title page. Stillman unravels details of the murder of two young girls by a marine. Twentynine Palms sits between the world's largest marine base to north and Joshua Tree National Park to the south.

$26.00

With a Camera in Old Navaholand
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With a Camera in Old Navaholand

By Forrest, Earle R.

Near Fine, unread book with slight crimping at spine ends and small bump at spine bottom front board; in a Good dust jacket that has edge and corner wear, some color loss especially along folds, with very light blue smudge to bottom corner of back panel. Photographs taken early to middle 1990s and discussion by well-known western writer Earle R. Forrest. Numerous B/W photos throughout the text.

$25.00

The Distance
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The Distance

By Muller, Eddie

Fine, unread book in a Fine dust jacket. This copy signed by author on title page. Muller's first book of fiction and first mystery won the 2003 Shamus Award for best first mystery.

$30.00

The Amber Spyglass
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The Amber Spyglass

By Pullman, Philip

First US edition, Near Fine, apparently book with slight edge and corner wear, touch of page edge soiling, and with page block bowed very sight away from spine at top; in a Near Fine dust jacket that has light edge wear and some wrinkling at top of spine, touch of rubbing, and with slight vertical crease to front panel. This copy signed by Pullman on the title page. This is the third book in his Dark Materials series.

$46.00

Stories
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Stories

By Buchan, John

UK reprint edition, 1st printing, Fine minus, unread book with very slight crimp top of spine, in a Fine slipcase, with a snug fit. Collection includes 18 stories by Scottish writer Buchan from 1896 to 1932. Introduction Giles Foden and illustrations by Nick Hardcastle.

$30.00

Empire of Sun
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Empire of Sun

By Ballard, J. G.

First UK edition, Fine, unread book in a Fine minus dust jacket that has touch of rubbing back panel and hint of sun fade to red lettering on spine. Jacket is second state with 6 blurbs on back panel.This novel draws heavily from Ballard's experiences in Shanghai during WWII. He was separated from his parents and spent 3 years on his own in a Japanese Internment Camp. Movie of 1987 was produced and directed by Steven Spielberg. Nice copy.

$55.00

A Drink Before the War
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A Drink Before the War

By Lehane, Dennis

Near Fine book that has crimps at spine ends and touch of soiling to edges of page block; in a Near Fine jacket that has slight wear at spine ends and light rubbing to both panels. This copy signed by Lehane on the title page. Lehane's first book features Kenzie and Gennaro teaming up in Boston.

$50.00

The Big Nothing
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The Big Nothing

By Truluck, Bob

Fine unread book in a Fine dust jacket. Truluck's fifth mystery. This copy signed by author on title page.

$25.00

The Outlaw Album
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The Outlaw Album

By Woodrell, Daniel

Fine, apparently unread that is in a Near Fine jacket that has light soiling back panel due to old sticker removal. A collection of 12 short stories that followed Winter's Bone. This copy signed by Woodrell on the title page.

$30.00

The Death of Sweet Mister
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The Death of Sweet Mister

By Woodrell, Daniel

Fine minus, apparently unread book that has slight crimping at bottom of spine, in a Fine minus jacket that has touch of vertical rubs both panels. Woodrell's seventh novel. A coming of age story set in the Ozarks. Signed by Woodrell on title page.

$55.00

The Accidental Tourist
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The Accidental Tourist

By Tyler, Anne

Near Fine, apparently unread book that has slight shelf wear to spine ends and edges; in a Near Fine jacket with slight edge and corner wear, with touch of soiling to back panel. Tyler's tenth novel with author signed book-plate laid-in. There was a well-received 1988 film with William Hurt, Kathleen Turner, and Geena Davis, with Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

$30.00

The River God
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The River God

By Box, C.J.(T. Jefferson Parker, Intro., Ken Bruen, jacket blurb, Ace Atkins, Afterword, Phil Parks, Illustrations)

Numbered limited first edition of a Box short story featuring Game Warden Joe Pickett, plus six essays. Fine, unread book in a Fine dust jacket. This is copy number 23 of 200. Signed on limitation page by Box, Parker, Atkins and Parks. End papers show map of Wyoming, Joe Pickett s badge and card. One of the business cards is laid-in. The lengthy blurb by Bruen appears on the flaps; however, book is not signed by Bruen.

$60.00

C is for Corpse
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C is for Corpse

By Grafton, Sue

FOURTH PRINTING, Fine, unread book, in a Fine minus dust jacket that has slight waviness. Grafton's third alphabet mystery featuring Kinsey Millhone. This copy signed on title page by Grafton. Fourth printing is circa 1994, as per Grafton title list through "J".

$100.00

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