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The Whitney Chronicles : Advance Uncorrected Proof

The Whitney Chronicles : Advance Uncorrected Proof

by Baer, Judy

Steeple Hill, New York, NY; 2004; --Advance Uncorrected Proof-- Fine Trade Paperback "The Whitney Chronicles is a story of life, faith and getting it right." 329 pp. ISBN: 0373785267. COLLECTIBLE! SCARCE! Pre-publication copy (ARC) Flawless Advance Copy, Appears New & Unread. BOOKS IN TIME -- Hard to Find, Rare, Collectible & Out-of-Print Books for Less!
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$25.00
Rosarito Beach

Rosarito Beach

by M. A. Lawson

Rosarito Beach, M. A. Lawson, Blue Rider Press (12-31-2013), ISBN 9780399165733, 333 numbered pages, about 6 x 9 x 3/4 in., Uncorrected Proof An Agent Kay Hamilton Novel...Large paperback book in good condition, covers are bright, colorful, unmarred, spine is tight, not ceased, pages are crisp, unmarked,a small stain at the bottom edge near spine, nice first printing book...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 about this item
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$16.99
The Seventh Tower Book 1: The Fall (Proof)

The Seventh Tower Book 1: The Fall (Proof)

by Garth Nix

2000; Scholastic, New York; Collectible! --Uncorrected Proof-- Fine Trade Paperback. The Seventh Tower series. "Tal lives in an isolated mountaintop castle in the Dark World until he tries to steal a sunstone, as a way of assuring his family's position among the Chosen people." 195 pp. Ages 8 and up, ISBN: 0439176824. Prepublication copy (ARC) Gift Quality! BOOKS IN TIME -- Hard to Find, Rare, Collectible & Out-of-Print Books for LESS!
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$10.00
Big Hair And Flying Cows : Uncorrected Proof

Big Hair And Flying Cows : Uncorrected Proof

by Wilson, Dolores J

2004; Medallion Press, Palm Beach, FL; --UNCORRECTED PROOF-- Near Fine Hardcover w/ Very Good Dust Jacket. "Bertie Byrd is unique. To say the least. Not only does she drive the local wrecker, but she has some mighty fine adventures. Join Bertie and her fellow residents of Sweet Meadow, Georgia on the most hilarious ride of your life." 228 pp. ISBN: 1932815171. Pre-publication copy (ARC) Advance Copy. Noted flaw: small tear (about 1/2") to dj top edge. Clean text, solid binding. 'Uncorrected Proof Not for... Read more about this item
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$7.77
Form line of battle!

Form line of battle!

by Kent, Alexander.:

London, Hutchinson, 1969. 1st edition. Uncorrected proof copy on proofing paper and the property of the publisher. Provisional price 27/6. Provisional date 3rd March 1969. Second book in Douglas Reeman's new Richard Bolitho series. Map of the Mediterranean Sea inside front and rear boards. In paper covers, slightly soiled and with spine slightly pulled at top left, otherwise in very good condition.
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$64.16
THE WILD PALMS

THE WILD PALMS

by Faulkner, William

New York: Random House, 1939. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Octavo. Advance reading copy, First printing. 339pp. Bound in original wraps designed like the first trade edition dust jacket, separation to flaps at folds but not detached and with old dried tape residue, edges and spine rubbed showing some wear to corners with light chipping to head and foot, rear panel darkened around the edges. A very good copy of a scarce and most often fragile title.
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$400.00
The Marvelous Effect

The Marvelous Effect

by Cle, Troy

Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Simon & Schuster, 2007 Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. first edition ARC book is tight with no markings, some curling at corners with a few dogeared pages, minor rubbing to wraps.
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$16.00
The Recycled Citizen

The Recycled Citizen

by Macleod, Charlotte

016MacLeod, Charlotte. THE RECYCLED CITIZEN, by popular Canadian author Charlotte MacLeod. Mysterious Press ISBN 96187-2.1988. Published January 21, 1988. Softcover. Advance Uncorrected Proof. 199 numbered pages. Signed."The reigning queen of the whimsical whodunit brings back amateur sleuth Sarah Kelling and her art detective husband, Max Bittersohn, in this tasty mystery involving a black-tie charity auction, scandal, and more than one murder." Stated First Printing with full number line.Flat-Signed by... Read more about this item
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$100.00$60.00
Logan's Run

Logan's Run

by NOLAN, William F. and George Clayton Johnson

New York: Dial Press, 1967. Softcover. Near Fine. Uncorrected galley proofs. Bradbound sheets printed rectos only on proofing paper. A little wear on the first and last pages, else near fine. A combination utopia/dystopia where the inhabitants live lives of nonstop pleasure until they are disposed of at age 21, a policy we once endorsed, but which we have long since reassessed. Basis for an interesting film with Michael York, Jenny Agutter, and Farrah Fawcett. A rare issue of an increasingly uncommon... Read more about this item
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$4,500.00
Gertrude and Claudius - Including Uncorrected Proof Very Rare Signed Set

Gertrude and Claudius - Including Uncorrected Proof Very Rare Signed Set

by John Updike

New York: Knopf. As New in As New dust jacket. 2000. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A rare double signed set of first printing and uncorrected proof. Updike's 19th novel tells the story of the King and Queen of Denmark before the events in Shakespeare's Hamlet. The book is as new with no defects, inscribed on the first free end paper to notable bibliophile and Updike collector Albert Raman; "For Albert J Raman Best Wishes John Updike". Dust jacket also in as new... Read more about this item
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$90.00
THE BELOVED RETURNS, Lotte in Weimar

THE BELOVED RETURNS, Lotte in Weimar

by Mann, Thomas

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1940. First Edition. Printed Wrapper. Very Good+/No Dust Jacket. Octavo. ADVANCE REVIEW COPY, "sample copy" stamped on top page edge, 453pp., (5)pp. ads at rear. Translated from the German by H.T. Lowe-Porter. Bound in printed wrappers, general light wear and darkening to spine and rear panel.
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$100.00
THE FIRST EAGLE.

THE FIRST EAGLE.

by HILLERMAN, Tony

ADVANCE READING COPY/UNCORRECTED PROOF in decorated wraps; AS NEW.
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$17.99
Leche

Leche

by R. Zamora Linmark

* Still gift able interesting book -ARC-uncorrected Proof, Advanced reading copy just good condition some sm folds pages & cover, fairly lightly Read although not perfect, I enjoyed it. Possibly collectible for the completist Collector, also this is his first book. Raising the stakes, and gambling on future value / commodities. -After thirteen years of living in the U.S., Vince returns to his birthplace, the Philippines. As he ventures into the heat and chaos of the city, he encounters a motley cast of... Read more about this item
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$13.99
Cape Perdido : First Edition ARC

Cape Perdido : First Edition ARC

by Marcia Muller

2005; Mysterious Press, Boston; --Advance Reading Copy-- First Edition ARC, First Printing, Near Fine Trade Paperback. 305 pp. ISBN: 089296006X. Collectible! Prepublication copy. BOOKS IN TIME -- Hard to Find, Rare, Collectible & Out-of-Print Books for LESS!
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$12.77
THE ARCTIC OX

THE ARCTIC OX

by Moore, Marianne

London: Faber and Faber Ltd, 1964. First British Edition. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Fine/Near Fine. Octavo. Review Copy with publisher's slip laid in. 52pp., bound in blue cloth, spine lettering gilt, a fine copy in near fine unclipped dust jacket.
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$110.00
Hiding From the Nazis : First Edition

Hiding From the Nazis : First Edition

by David A. Adler

1997; Holiday House, New York; --Review Copy-- First Edition, Fine Hardcover in Very Good+ unclipped Dust Jacket. "The true story of Lore Baer who as a four-year-old Jewish child was placed with a Christian family in the Dutch farm country to avoid persecution by the Nazis. Color illustrations by Karen Ritz." 30 unnumbered pages. ISBN: 0823412881, publishers review slip laid in. Collectible! BOOKS IN TIME -- Hard to Find, Rare, Collectible & Out-of-Print Books for Less!
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$19.00
The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse : Advance Reader's Edition

The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse : Advance Reader's Edition

by Erdrich, Louise

2001; HarperCollins, New York, NY; First Edition, First Printing --Advance Reader's Edition-- Very Good Trade Paperback, "Father Damien Modeste is not what he appears. He is a woman who has lived as a man. For more than a half century, he has served his beloved people, the Ojibwe, on the remote reservation of Little No Horse. Now, nearing the end of his life, Father Damien dreads the discovery of his physical identity." 361 pp. ISBN: 006093610X. COLLECTIBLE! Pre-publication copy (ARC) uncorrected proof.... Read more about this item
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$7.77
Jubal : Prepublication Copy

Jubal : Prepublication Copy

by Gary Penley

2003; Pelican Publishing Company, Gretna, LA; --Advance Readers' Edition-- First Edition, Fine Trade Paperback, appears New & Unread. 272 pp. ISBN: 1589801296. Collectible! Prepublication copy (ARC) BOOKS IN TIME -- Hard to Find, Rare, Collectible & Out-of-Print Books for LESS!
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$9.77
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 about this item
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$14.99
IT'S A BATTLEFIELD

IT'S A BATTLEFIELD

by Greene, Graham

New York: The Viking Pess, 1962. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Fine/Near Fine. Octavo. Viking review copy with slip laid in. Forward by Greene, who explains why this book was eventually republished. He found after re-reading the first edition which was first published 28 years earlier in 1934, he didn't care much for parts he had written and made changes. 214pp., bound in light blue cloth, upper board stamped in blind, spine lettering lime green; fine in unclipped near fine dust jacket with a small... Read more about this item
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$70.00
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 about this item
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$7.77
THE OX-BOW INCIDENT

THE OX-BOW INCIDENT

by Clark, Walter Van Tilburg

New York: Random House, 1940. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Octavo. Advance Reading Copy. 309pp. Bound in blue and black pictorial dust jacket over wrappers, with edge wear. A story of the West in 1885, which was later made into the classic film starring Henry Fonda. A very good copy.
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$400.00
Perfect Silence : Advance Reader's Edition

Perfect Silence : Advance Reader's Edition

by Hutton, Jeff

2000; Breakaway Books, New York; First Edition --Advance Reader's Edition-- Very Good Trade Paperback, glossy pictorial wraps. "An astonishing first novel--the story of one baseball-playing farmboy's journey into the hell of war, and the endless road out of it. It is a love story born in the terror of battle, and in the glorious early years of baseball." 320 pp. ISBN: 1891369202. Pre-publication copy (ARC) this is an uncorreced bound proof. Noted flaws: slight lift to covers; little shelfwear. BOOKS IN... Read more about this item
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$10.00
KILL THE MESSENGER: A Newspaper Mystery

KILL THE MESSENGER: A Newspaper Mystery

by Squire, Elizabeth Daniels

N.Y.: St. Martins, 1990. 1st ed. Fine in dust jacket. Author's first mystery novel. Publishers informational sheet laid in. "Isaiah Justice, feisty editor and publisher of the crusading Southern newspaper The Defender , has been murdered, his favorite bourbon laced with cyanide. A network of suspicious events is quickly uncovered by Isaiah's energetic, fearless son Howard who, in this brisk and sometimes manic mystery, heads off in all directions to find the killer. Some signs point to... Read more about this item
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$16.80
THE SAD SUDDEN DEATH OF MY FAIR LADY

THE SAD SUDDEN DEATH OF MY FAIR LADY

by Forbes, Stanton] Tobias Wells

Garden City, New York, U.S.A.: Crime Club Doubleday, 1971. near fine in dj. REVIEW COPY... 1933 Chicago World's Fair Century of Progress Exposition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Review Copy.
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$33.60