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The Ghost at the Table A Novel

The Ghost at the Table A Novel

by Suzanne Berne

Trade paperback edition, published by Penguin, 2006. This is a UK trade paperback, an Uncorrected Proof Copy. 296 pages perfect bound. There is no writing on the text pages, no former ownership marks. Light crease mark to the spine, but no creases to the cover. The edges of the text block are clean. The attached photo is of the copy we have in our inventory.
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$3.00
Graves Gate : Uncorrected Proof

Graves Gate : Uncorrected Proof

by Burges, Dennis

2003; Carroll & Graf Publishers, New York; --Uncorrected Proof-- Fine Trade Paperback, Plain gray wraps w/ black print. "This chilling novel set in post-World War I London, traverses the strange and often frightening intersection between Spiritualism and early psychiatry. A former American spy, Charles Baker, joins forces with Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in this period mystery." 419 pp. ISBN: 0786712023. COLLECTIBLE! Pre-publication copy (ARC) this is an uncorrected proof. Appears New & Unread. BOOKS IN TIME... Read more
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$7.77
SIN KILLER.

SIN KILLER.

by MCMURTRY, Larry

UNCORRECTED PROOF in decorated paperback wraps. FINE.
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$19.99
ONCE.

ONCE.

by WALKER, Alice

Harcourt, Brace & World,, 1968. FIRST EDITION in dust jacket. The book is fine. The unclipped dust jacket has some minute rubbing.
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$499.99
Hill of Fire

Hill of Fire

by Lewis, Thomas P. with Illustrations by Joan Sandin

Harper and Row, I Can Read, 1971. First edition, first printing, trade binding. Hardcover. nearly fine with nice bright d.j. Inscribed and signed by Lewis on the front endpaper.
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$60.00
The Traveler's Tree: New and Selected Poems

The Traveler's Tree: New and Selected Poems

by Smith, William Jay with Illustrations by Jacques Hnizdovsky

New York: Persea Books, 1980. First. Hardcover. very good with nice bright d.j. Inscribed and signed by Smith on the front endpaper. Also signed by Smith on the title page. 167 pp.
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$15.00
WORLD OF WONDERS

WORLD OF WONDERS

by DAVIES, Robertson

New York: THe Viking Press, (1976). First Edition. Wraps. Spine slightly sunned; textblock cocked. Very Good. Advance Reading Copy of the First American Edition in printed orange wraps.
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$31.30
An Overpraised Season: 10 Stories of Youth

An Overpraised Season: 10 Stories of Youth

by Zolotow, Charlotte editor

Harper and Row, 1973. First [Stated]. Hardcover. a little cocked else very good with worn d.j. Inscribed to Sidney and Doroth Fields.
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$20.00
The Gone World

The Gone World

by Tom Sweterlitsch

The Gone world, 9780399167508 minimal amount of wear on its edges, crisp copy, Collectible / giftable Advanced copy for the collector doing "completist" exploration of a particular author. Shannon,Being warned she'll see things her mind won't understand,a "Savage murder case with grave implications for the fate of mankind." Special agent Shannon Moss assign to solve the murder of a Navy Seals family & locate his teenage daughter who's disappeared. The missing seal was an astronaut aboard the space ship... Read more
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$14.99
CYCLE FOR MOTHER CABRINI

CYCLE FOR MOTHER CABRINI

by LOGAN, John

New York: Grove Press, (1955). First Edition. Cloth-backed boards. Near Fine in a Very Good dustwrapper. Poet's first book, the copyright page stating, "This copy is reserved for Review." Indeed this book is from the library of a reviewer. Dustwrapper with some soiling and short closed tear at the bottom front.
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$75.00
Krome-Kraft by Farber Brothers New York City

Krome-Kraft by Farber Brothers New York City

by Farber Brothers

New York: Farber Brothers, 1941. First Edition, First Printing. Staplebound Wraps. Near Fine. 47 pp. primarily illus. 31 cm. Folio. Softcover. Staplebound stiff wraps in shiny silver and aqua, lettering in black, watercolor decorations to upper cover. [Title from cover]. Book Condition: Near fine with bits of salt and pepper wear to extremities. A very handsome copy. The original Krome Kraft product catalog with a profusion of half-tone illustrations, depicting hundreds of named and numbered Krome... Read more
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$55.00
CANNERY ROW

CANNERY ROW

by Steinbeck, John

New York: The Viking Press, 1945. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. 7 3/8" x 4 3/4" First Issue (January, 1945) ADVANCE REVIEW COPY 208pp., (1)pp. list of Steinbeck's other works. Bound in blue paper wraps lettered in black; A very good to fine copy and scarce in nice condition.
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$650.00
Insect Dreams: The Half Life of Gregor Samsa

Insect Dreams: The Half Life of Gregor Samsa

by Estrin, Marc

E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Putnam Pub Group, 2002 Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. first edition uncorrected proof is tight with no markings, a couple of dogeared pages with minor rubbing to wraps.
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$20.00
The Cat Inside

The Cat Inside

by Burroughs, William

The Viking Press, 1992. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. minor foxing to the top and fore edge else a fine bright copy.
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$9.00
Heart Breaker

Heart Breaker

by Ferrigno Robert

New York: Pantheon Books, 1999. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. Signed by Author(s). Advance Reading Copy.. VG Pictorial softcover w/black lettering. 1999. ARC.SIGNED by AUTHOR on title page Light wear to covers from use, otherwise all of text unmarked. Covers clean. Binding solid. 282 pp. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall..
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$18.00
Song of Sedna

Song of Sedna

by San Souci, Robert D. with Illustrations by Daniel San Souci

Doubleday and Co, 1981. Hardcover. nearly fine with nice bright d.j. [which has a small closed tear at the crown of the spine]. Nicely inscvribed and signed by both. oblong 4to [10-1/2" x 8-1/4"].
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$15.00
Alice, I Think

Alice, I Think

by Juby, Susan

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Avon Tempest, 2003 Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. first edition, uncorrected proof is tight with no markings, light soiling to page edges, spine slightly cocked, wraps have some rubbing and soiling along with a moisture stain on surface of front and back wrap.
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$16.00
Legend of Scarface : A Blackfeet Indian Tale

Legend of Scarface : A Blackfeet Indian Tale

by San Souci, Robert D. with Illustrations by Daniel San Souci

Doubleday and Co, 1981. Hardcover. nearly fine with nice bright d.j. [which has a scuff at the rear]. Nicely inscvribed and signed by both. oblong 4to [10-1/2" x 8-1/4"].
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$15.00
Leaving Eden : Bound Galley

Leaving Eden : Bound Galley

by Leclaire, Anne D

2002; Ballantine Books / Random House, New York; First Edition, First Printing --Bound Galley-- Very Good Trade Paperback, glossy wraps. "Tallie Brock dreams of someday going to Hollywood and becoming a Star. A winning, stylish novel of small-town Southern life and what it means to be a mother, daughter, best friend, wife, and lover." 293 pp. ISBN: 0345445740. Pre-publication copy (ARC) these are unrevised proofs. Appears Unread, slight lift to covers. BOOKS IN TIME -- Hard to Find, Rare, Collectible &... Read more
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$5.00
Karsh: A Fifty-Year Retrospective

Karsh: A Fifty-Year Retrospective

by Karsh, Yousuf

New York Graphic Society, 1983. First [Stated]. Hardbound. fine with nice bright [price clipped] d.j. Signed by Karsh on the front endpaper. a handsome copy. 4to [10-3/4" x 11-1/2"]. 191 pp. '.
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$90.00
A Woman of Endurance: A Novel

A Woman of Endurance: A Novel

by Llanos-Figueroa, Dahlma

Amistad, 2022. Paperback. Good. Uncorrected proof with some edge wear. 341p. Measures 6x9 inches. Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa’s groundbreaking novel illuminates a little discussed aspect of history--the Puerto Rican Atlantic Slave Trade--witnessed through the experiences of Pola, an African captive used as a breeder to bear more slaves.
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$18.00
Keepsakes & Other Stories

Keepsakes & Other Stories

by Jon Hassler

Near fine - one cover of the corner has a small crease. 'Reviewer's Copy'/UNCORRECTED PROOF in yellow wraps bound with black tape along the left side - 7 inches x 9 3/4 inches.
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$100.00
Letters to a Friend

Letters to a Friend

by Diana Athill

Letters to a Friend, Diana Athill, published by W.W. Norton & Company, New York, London, ADVANCED REVIEW COPY, printed in USA, ISBN 9780393345490, 328 pages, about 5-1/4 x 8-1/4 x 7/8 in.-- Oversized paperback in very good condition, covers are bright colorful with very slight wear mostly at edges/corners, spine tight pages secure in binding, pages clean, crisp, unmarked -- LAX Vespa, Los Angeles - maybe this will do it!-At least you know what you're getting into--Media Mail USPS-you get the copy... Read more
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$15.99
Leo the African

Leo the African

by Amin Maalouf

Uncorrected Proof in beige wraps. In very good condition, clean and unmarked, cover showing light wear and soiling.
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$45.00
Easter Island : First Edition ARC

Easter Island : First Edition ARC

by Jennifer Vanderbes

2003; The Dial Press, New York; Collectible! --Advance Reading Copy-- First Printing, Near Fine Trade Paperback. 304 pp. ISBN: 038533673X. Prepublication copy (ARC) from Uncorrected Proofs. BOOKS IN TIME -- Hard to Find, Rare, Collectible & Out-of-Print Books for LESS!
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$10.00