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HUCKLBERRY FINN

by MARK TWAIN

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Published
1985
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Very Good+
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First
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This is a first Golden Press edition of Huckleberry Finn (Adventures of omitted), written by Mark Twain and first published in 1884. This copy was published in 1965.254 pages. Illustrated by the prolific American illustrator Betty Fraser (b 1928-). The paper has darkened and the binding is starting to pull away a little at the front. Otherwise fine condition--a nice little vintage… Read more
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Uncle Remus: His Songs and His Sayings

by Joel Chandler Harris

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Published
1957
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
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This is a pristine copy of Uncle Remus: His Songs and His Sayings, a collection of African American folktales compiled and adapted by Joel Chandler Harris and published in book form in 1881. Harris was a journalist in post-Reconstruction Atlanta, and he produced seven Uncle Remus books. He wrote these stories to represent the struggle in… Read more
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A TREE GROWS IN BROOKLYN & MAGGIE-NOW

by Betty Smith

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Published
1958
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Near Fine
Edition
First
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$36.47

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This is a first edition (Book Club) of A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, and Maggie-Now, two novels by the American author Betty Smith (1896-1972). The book is undated but Maggie-Now was published in 1958. The publisher likely took the opportunity to reprint the former while releasing the latter. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn was written in 1945 and was a… Read more
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PACIFIC DESTINY: THE THREE-CENTURY JOURNEY TO OREGON COUNTRY

by Dale L Walker

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
ISBN
9780312869335
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$18.64

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This is a stated first edition (2000) of Pacific Destiny: The Three-Century Journey to the Oregon Country, written by the American writer Dale L Walker (1935-2015). The book chronicles the discovery, exploration, and settlement of America's Pacific Northwest, the area that was known in the first half of the nineteenth century as 'Oregon Country'. It tells the story… Read more
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THE INSIDE OF THE CUP

by WINSTON CHURCHILL

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Published
1913
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Near Fine
Edition
First
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$44.58

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This is a first edition of The Inside of the Cup, the best-selling 1913 novel about poverty that sparked a nationwide debate about the role of Christianity and religion in daily life. It was written by the American author Winston Churchill (1871-1947) who, at the time, was more famous than the Winston Churchill the politician, who was also… Read more
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THE IOWA BASEBALL CONFEDERACY

by W.P. KINSELLA

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Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780395389522
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$24.32

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This is a mint-condition first edition of The Iowa Baseball Confederacy, a 1986 novel written by the Canadian author W.P. Kinsella (1935-2016). Kinsella is best known for his novel Shoeless Joe, which became the film Field of Dreams. The Iowa Baseball Confederacy tells the story of Gideon Clark, a man on a quest. He is out to prove to the world… Read more
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THE RIVER ROAD

by FRANCES PARKINSON KEYES

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Published
1945
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Very Good+
Edition
First
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This is a first edition (1945) of The River Road, a best-selling novel by the Louisiana writer Frances Parkinson Keyes (1885-1970). It tells the story of the d'Alverys, a hot-blooded Creole family living on a sugar plantation between the two world wars. This copy is in good shape. No dust jacket. The covers have some discoloration… Read more
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THIS SIDE OF PARADISE

by F. SCOTT FITZGERALD

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Published
1948
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
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This Side of Paradise was the first novel (1920) of the American writer F Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940). It is about the morality of American youth in the aftermath of World War I; it explores the theme of love warped by greed and status-seeking. Scribner's was always Fitzgerald's publisher; after his death, in 1948, Scribner's reprinted all of… Read more
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TENDER IS THE NIGHT

by F. SCOTT FITZGERALD

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Published
1962
Condition
Fine
Edition
3rd impression
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Tender is the Night is the last completed novel (1934) of the American writer F Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940). It is about alcoholism, mental health, badly-chosen relationships and general bad behavior. Fitzgerald considered it to be his finest work. Scribner's was Fitzgerald's publisher; after his death, in 1948, Scribner's reprinted all of his works, all in this black… Read more
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THE PURPLE DECADES

by TOM WOLFE

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Published
1982
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Near Fine
Edition
First, Second Printing
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This is the stated second printing of The Purple Decades, a Reader, by the American author and journalist Tom Wolfe (1930-2018). It is a collection of 21 essays selected by Wolfe; they are from the '60s and '70s and are accompanied by his own black-and-white illustrations. Included are his famous profiles of Baby Jane Holzer and… Read more
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THE GREATEST GENERATION

by TOM BROKAW

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Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780375502026
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$52.68

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This is a first edition, first printing, of the best-selling book The Greatest Generation, written in 1998 by the American journalist Tom Brokaw. Brokaw brings to life the extraordinary stories of a generation that gave new meaning to courage, sacrifice, and honor. From military heroes to community leaders to ordinary citizens, he profiles men and women who … Read more
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UNCLE TOM'S CABIN

by HARRIET BEECHER STOWE

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Published
1991
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Fine
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This is the Reader's Digest edition (1991) of Uncle Tom's Cabin, the famous anti-slavery novel written in 1852 by the American teacher and abolitionist Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896). It is credited with laying the groundwork for the American Civil War. This copy is illustrated--it looks like the drawings are reproductions of the originals. 416 pages. The original Reader's Digest… Read more
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I AM CHARLOTTE SIMMONS

by TOM WOLFE

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Published
2004
Condition
Fine
Edition
First, 1st Printing
ISBN
9780374281588
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$28.37

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This is a stated first edition of I Am Charlotte Simmons, the 2004 novel by the American writer Tom Wolfe (1930-2018). It is about the culture of sex, status and wealth at a prestigious American university. It is a blending of true stories--Wolfe interviewed hundreds of university students and this is their experiences, woven together… Read more
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I AM CHARLOTTE SIMMONS

by TOM WOLFE

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Published
2004
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Canadian
ISBN
9780002005913
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This is a stated first Canadian edition of I Am Charlotte Simmons, the 2004 novel by the American writer Tom Wolfe (1930-2018). It is about the culture of sex, status and wealth at a prestigious American university. It is a blending of true stories--Wolfe interviewed hundreds of university students and this is their… Read more
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I REMEMBER NOTHING

by NORA EPHRON

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Published
2010
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Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780307595607
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This is a stated first edition (2010) of I Remember Nothing and Other Reflections, by the American writer Nora Ephron (1941-2012). In it, Ephron takes a "cool, hard, hilarious look at the past, present and future, recalling with her signature clarity and wisdom everything she hasn't yet forgotten." This book has not been opened, until now. Mint… Read more
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VANITY FAIR 2002 MUSIC ISSUE

by VANITY FAIR

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Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
NOVEMBER
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Vanity Fair, November 2002 The Music Issue See Table of Contents Scans 400 pages Unread, mint condition
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VANITY FAIR 2002 COLLECTOR'S EDITION - JENNIFER CONNELLY

by VANITY FAIR

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Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
September
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Vanity Fair September 2002 Cover: Jennifer Connelly See Table of Contents Scans 9/11 Anniversary - new photos Vanity Fair 500 Best Covers Is the Airbus Safe? Saturday Night Live - A History Richard Avedon 382 Pages Unopened, unread.
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VANITY FAIR - NICOLE KIDMAN

by VANITY FAIR

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Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
December
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Vanity Fair December 2002 Cover: Nicole Kidman See Table of Contents Scans 374 Pages Unread, Mint Condition.
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NEW YORKER STYLE ISSUE. COVER YEARNING to BREATHE FREE by MICHAEL ROBERTS

by NEW YORKER

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
September 17
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September 17, 2001. 174 Pages, no label Cover: Yearning to Breathe Free, by Michael Roberts See Table of Contents Scan Condition: Pristine Michael Roberts (1947- ) is a British fashion journalist and the Fashion & Style director for Vanity Fair. He has worked as fashion director for The New Yorker, fashion editor of The Sunday Times, style director and art director of Tatler, design… Read more
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NEW YORKER: JOURNEYS ISSUE. COVER LANDSCAPES by LORENZO MATTOTTI

by NEW YORKER

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Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
April 24
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April 24, 2006. The Journeys Issue 184 Pages, no label Cover: Three Landscapes, by Lorenzo Mattotti Back Cover: Anthony Bourdain Travel Channel Ad See Table of Contents Scans Condition: Very good. There was a overlay glued to it. The remnants of that remain on the spine. Lorenzo Mattotti (1954- ) is an Italian comics artist and illustrator. His illustrations have been published in magazines such as Cosmopolitan,… Read more
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