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Doctor Sleep: A Novel

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Trade Edition
ISBN
9781476727653
Item Price
$45.00

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New York: Scribner, 2013. First Trade Edition. 1/4 cloth. Fine/fine. First Trade Edition, as stated, published after the limited edition. Complete number line 1-10. Fine in a fine unclipped dust jacket. Binding strong and square., uclipped. Hardcover, Octavo. Sequel to "The Shining." "He-e-e-e-r-e’s Danny! Before an alcoholic can begin recovery, by some lights, he or she has to hit bottom.… Read more
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$45.00
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Freddy and Fredericka

by Mark Helprin

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
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
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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Blackwood Farm (The Vampire Chronicles, No. 8)

by Anne Rice

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780375411991
Item Price
$20.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf , 2002. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine/fine. A fine first edition, as stated in a fine dust jacket. Unpaginated. Octavo. Just in time for Halloween, Rice's latest gothic epic blends her beloved Vampire Chronicles with her Mayfair Witches series. Near the dank Sugar Devil Swamp, sinister bayou country where critters… Read more
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$20.00
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The Casual Vacancy

by J.K. Rowling

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
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
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
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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Uncommon Works, IOBA
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
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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Hannibal

by Thomas Harris

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780385299299
Item Price
$40.00

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New York: Delacorte, 1999. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine/fine. A near fine first edition in a fine dustjacket. Complete number line. Black quarter-cloth over red paper boards with fascimile signature on front cover. Gold foil title stamping on spine. Bump to rear cover. Marbled endpapers. Octavo. Hannibal is the novel all serious Lecter fans have… Read more
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$40.00
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Finnegan's Week

by Joseph Wambaugh

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
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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Thirteen Men

by Tiffany Thayer

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1930
Condition
Good +
Edition
Seventh Printing
Item Price
$35.00

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New York: Claude Kendall, 1930. Seventh Printing. Good +. Mahlon Blaine. Good plus seventh printing of the 1930 bestseller. Faded brown cloth boards with rubbed corners. Spine cover is loose. Binding is shaken, but intact.2 1/2 inch tear at the hinge, rear hinge exposed. Staining to first five pages. Bookseller's label on rear pastedown. Missing dustjacket. 323… Read more
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The Blind Assassin

by Margaret Atwood

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
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
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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Lisey's Story

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780743289412
Item Price
$20.00

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New York: Scribner , 1999. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine/fine. A fine first edition, first printing in a fine dust jacket. This book is as new and appears unread. Complete number line beginning with "1." Pictorial boards with flowers in full color contrasted by black and white. Original, perfect dust jacket with shovel cutout as… Read more
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$20.00
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Cujo

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Trade Edition
ISBN
9780670451937
Item Price
$75.00

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New York: Viking, 1981. First Trade Edition. 1/4 cloth. Fine/very good. A fine first trade edition in a very good plus, original, unclipped dust jacket. This is the first edition after the limited Mysterious Press edition. "First published by Viking..." on copyright page. Brown paper boards under black quarter cloth spine with "SK" embossed on front cover. Dust… Read more
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How to live to be 100 - - or more: The ultimate Sex, Diet and Exercise Book* (*at my age, sex gets second billing)

by George Burns

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Edition
Early Printing
Item Price
$40.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1983. Early Printing. Cloth. 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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Skeleton Crew

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Trade Edition
Item Price
$75.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1985. First Trade Edition. 1/4 cloth. Very Good +/very good. A very good+ first trade edition after limited Scream/Press edition. First printing of trade edition In charcoal grey paper boards with midnight blue quarter cloth spine. Complete number line, ISBN shows "X", CIP data has King's fascimile signature in gold foil on… Read more
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$75.00
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Danse Macabre

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
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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The Tommyknockers

by Stephen King

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Item Price
$125.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1987. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. Very Good +/very good +. A very good+ first edition, first printing with complete number line in a very good+/ near fine dust jacket with burnished gold lettering. Green paper boards with black embossed quarter cloth on spine. Cover has fascimile of King's signature embossed. Title… Read more
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$125.00