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Carrie

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1974
Condition
Fine
Edition
Book Club Edition
ISBN
9780385086950
Item Price
$200.00

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New York: Doubleday, 1974. Book Club Edition. Boards. Fine/fine. A prisitine book club edition from 1974 in a very near fine dust jacket. Appears unread. No flaws. Grey paper boards with gilt title stamping on spine. Dust jacket has crease on spine which is only visible on the inside. Octavo. Stephen King's first book. "“Carrie” is about a telekinetic… Read more
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$200.00
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A Time to Kill

by John Grisham

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
Book Club Edition
Item Price
$75.00

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New York: Wynwood, 1989. Book Club Edition. 1/4 cloth. Fine/very good +. A near fine book club edition in a very good plus dust jacket. Black quarter cloth over black paper boards. Binding is sturdy and square. Previous owner's information written in ink on first free endpaper (only flaw). Dust jacket showing wear and a crease at corners… Read more
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$75.00
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The Dark Half

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780670855032
Item Price
$170.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1989. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine/fine. A fine first edition, first printing in a perfect, fine dust jacket. Appears unread. Black paper boards over black quarter cloth spine. SK in gold foil on cover, title in gold foil on spine. Purple endpapers. First published by Viking Press and complete number line 1-10.… Read more
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$170.00
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Insomnia

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1994
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780670855032
Item Price
$200.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1994. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. Near fine/near fine. A very near fine first edition, first printing in a very near fine dust jacket. Grey paper boards over white quarter cloth spine. SK in red foil on cover, title in red foil on spine. Grey endpapers. First published by Viking Press and complete… Read more
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$200.00
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Needful Things: The Last Castle Rock Story

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Item Price
$75.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1991. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine/fine. A near fine first edition/first printing in a fine dust jacket. Black paper boards with black quarter cloth spine. SK with sillouhette stamped on front cover and title in same orange foil stamping on spine. Red endpapers. Uniform dust discoloration on top edge. Dust jacket is… Read more
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$75.00
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Black House: A Novel

by Stephen King; Peter Straub

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
2001
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Trade Edition
ISBN
9780375504396
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Random House, 2001. First Trade Edition. 1/4 cloth. Near fine/fine. A fine first trade edition (after the limited edition) in a fine dust jacket. Black quarter cloth over black paper boards.No flaws. Binding is sturdy and square. Dust jacket now protected in a clear, removable, archival cover. 424 [6] pp. Octavo, 6 1/4 x 9… Read more
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$25.00
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Freddy and Fredericka

by Mark Helprin

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
2005
Condition
As new
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781594200540
Item Price
$20.00

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New York: Penguin Press, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. As new/near fine. An as new first edition, first printing with full number line.in an a near fine dust jacket. Jacket shows a scrape over last two letters in the word "novel." 553 pp., Octavo. Freddy and Fredericka are a British royal couple similar to Prince Charles… Read more
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$20.00
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Shalimar the Clown

by Salman Rushdie

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780679463351
Item Price
$16.00

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New York: Random House, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine/fine. A fine first edition, as stated with full number line. In a fine dust jacket. 398 pp. Octavo. The focus of this novel is extremism. It tells the tale of two Kashmiri villages whose inhabitants gradually get caught up in communal violence. As we know from… Read more
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$16.00
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The Casual Vacancy

by J.K. Rowling

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
2012
Condition
As new
Edition
First Separate Edition
ISBN
9780316228534
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: Little, Brown & Co., 2012. First Separate Edition. Boards. As new/as new. Rowling's first book wirtten for adults, in a fine first American edition simultaneously published in the UK. As new in a fine dust jacket. Complete number line and stated first edition. Black paper-covered boards with LB embossed on cover and gold foil title stamping… Read more
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$15.00
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Just After Sunset: Stories

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
2008
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Item Price
$50.00

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New York: Scribner, 2008. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. As New/as new. This clean and bright First edition is in as new conditon showing no signs of wear. Black paper boards over black quarter cloth spine with gold foil stamping on spine.Tight binding, sharp corners, clear and crisp paging with no markings, writing, or soiling. Jacket very… Read more
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$50.00
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The Lion's Game

by Nelson DeMille

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
2000
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780446520652
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Warner Books, 2000. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. Near fine/fine. A near fine, SIGNED first edition in a fine dust jacket. Purple quarter-cloth over black paper boards with a half-dozen miniscule paint specks on cover. Binding is sturdy and square. Author's inscription to "Jim" on title page. In an unclipped, fine dust jacket. 677… Read more
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$25.00
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From a Buick 8

by Stephen King

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Published
2002
Condition
As new
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Item Price
$75.00

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New York: Scribner, 2002. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. As new/as new. An as new/fine first editon in an as new dust jacket. Complete number line and unclipped dust jacket showing price of $28.00. Blue quarter-cloth overwhite paper boards. A collectible copy for the Stephen King fan. Octavo, 6 1/2 inces x 9 1/2 inches tall. King,… Read more
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$75.00
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The Damnation Game

by Clive Barker

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition, 1st Printing
ISBN
9780399132780
Item Price
$22.00

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New York: Ace / Putnam, 1987. First American Edition, 1st Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine/as new. Mr. Barker's first full length novel. A fine first edition in an as new / fine dustjacket. Rose colored quarter cloth over brown paper boards. Gilt title stamping to spine is bright and fresh. Complete number line. Stated first American edition. In a… Read more
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$22.00
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Finnegan's Week

by Joseph Wambaugh

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688128012
Item Price
$18.00

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New York: William Morrow and Company, 1993. First Edition. 1/4 cloth . Fine/very good +. A fine first edition in a very good plus dustjacket. Appears unread. Blue quarter cloth over red paper boards. Gilt title stamping on spine. Pages are clean and bright. Dustjacket is unclipped and sticker residue. 348 pp. 6 1/4 X 9 1/2 inches… Read more
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$18.00
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The Blind Assassin

by Margaret Atwood

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition, 1st Printing
ISBN
9780385475723
Item Price
$40.00

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New York: Doubleday / Nan A Talese, 2000. First American Edition, 1st Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine/near fine. A fine first American edition, as stated, in a fine jacket. Complete number line. Pages are clean and bright, appears unread. Octavo. The work was awarded the Man Booker Prize in 2000 and the Hammett Prize in 2001. It was also… Read more
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$40.00
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Firestarter

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Book Club
Item Price
$37.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1980. Book Club. 1/4 cloth. Near Fine/very good +. Near fine 1980 contemporary Book Club Edition in black paper boards with quarter cloth spine in brown leatherette. Black and gold stamping on spine. In a very good+ dust jacket with minor 2mm closed tears at spine's head and tail. Dust jacket now protected in… Read more
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$37.00
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Black House: A Novel

by Stephen King; Peter Straub

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
2001
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Trade Edition
ISBN
9780375504396
Item Price
$20.00

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New York: Random House, 2001. First Trade Edition. 1/4 cloth. Near fine/fine. A very near fine first trade edition (after the limited edition) in a fine dust jacket. Black quarter cloth over black paper boards. Pages showing a small bit of soiling along the base of the fore edge, and bump near front corner. No other flaws. Binding… Read more
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$20.00
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1983. Early Printing. Hardcover. Fine. Tight, very good copy, seventh printing. Signed by author, "George Burns | My Best." Missing dustjacket. Light grey paper boards with black quarter cloth spine. B/W photos throughout.187 pp. plus 4 pp. photos. Duodecmo, 5 x 8 inches tall.
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$40.00
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Danse Macabre

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Book Club
Item Price
$45.00

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New York: Everest House, 1981. Book Club. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. Contemporary 1981 Book Club edition. Near fine copy in burgundy quarter cloth and red boards, gold-stamped title on spine. Dust jacket shows chips and wear at corners and edges. Dust jacket now protected in a clear, removable, archival cover. Binding is tight and book appears to be… Read more
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$45.00
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Nightmares and Dreamscapes

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Item Price
$75.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1993. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine/fine. A fine first edition, first printing in a fine dust jacket. Charcoal paper boards over blue quarter cloth spine. SK in gold foil on cover, title in gold foil on spine. Blue endpapers. This massive book has been carefully read. Dust jacket shows $27.50 US… Read more
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$75.00