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Querelle

Querelle

by Jean Genet

Grove, New York, 1987. First trade paperback edition. Condition: Good, edge and corner wear, spine has creasing and slight scuffing, rear cover has light scuffing.Querelle of Brest was first published anonymously in 1947 and limited to 460 numbered copies. It is set in the midst of the port town of Brest, where sailors and the sea are associated with murder. Its protagonist, Georges Querelle, is a bisexual thief, prostitute, and serial killer who manipulates and kills his lovers for thrills and profit.... Read more
Item Price
CA$9.95
The Day They Put Humpty Together again

The Day They Put Humpty Together again

by Margaret Jones

A pleasing, bright, tight, near fine copy in a near fine, unclipped dust jacket. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Signed and dated by author. Jacket design by Kenneth Farnhill. The humorous story of a famous painter with a disease-ridden body who is given a new lease of life when his head is grafted onto a splendidly muscular torso with an overpowering sexual drive.
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£25.00
The Clinic

The Clinic

by Jonathan Kellerman

Upon his return to Los Angeles from a harrowing adventure in the South Pacific, Alex is called upon by his friend Milo Sturgis to help solve the murder of a celebrity author. For three months the police found no clues to the murder of Hope Devane, psychology professor and controversial author of a pop-psych bestseller about men. She was found stabbed to death on a quiet, shaded street in one of L.A.'s best neighborhoods.This first edition hardcover is signed on the title page and in very good condition... Read more
Item Price
$40.00
Copper Country

Copper Country

by Synon, Mary

New York: P. J. Kenedy & Sons, 1931. Melodrama set in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, on the southern shore of Lake Superior. Hardcover, full brown cloth, gilt titling. General wear to book; no jacket; thumbnail-sized chunk out of rear endsheet. Text clean; [8], 243 pages; 7 b/w plates as called for.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.
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$50.00
The Guardians of the Galaxy: Galaxy's Most Wanted

The Guardians of the Galaxy: Galaxy's Most Wanted

by Joe Caramagna, Mairghread Scott, Paul Allor, Doug Moench, and Will Corona Pilgrim

Marvel, New York, 2015. First trade paperback edition. Condition: Near fine, very light edge and corner wear, one interior page has a corner crease, else fine.Based on the animated series, follow the further adventures of the Guardians of the Galaxy. Collects Marvel Universe Guardians of the Galaxy 1 to 4 and Guardian's of the Galaxy Most Wanted 1.
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CA$5.95
The Church in Bondage

The Church in Bondage

by R.A. Hilary Knox, Chaplain Fellow of Trinity College Oxford

London: The Society of SS. Peter & Paul, 1914. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 9" X 5 7/8. A very good+ copy in cream cloth covers with yellow lettering, design and decorative boards to front cover with matching title page, yellow lettering to the spine and rough page edges. Overall clean and fresh, with light marks to boards, slight browning to edges and spine and minor bumping to corners. Browning to endpapers otherwise clean and crisp pages and repaired tear to page 66 as seen... Read more
Item Price
£175.00
Rachel

Rachel

by Mina Lewiton

185 pages. Stated First Edition.This hardcover book's exterior has very slight wearing on its corners and at the top and bottom spine edge. The interior book has no visible markings and feels like an unread book, very well preserved for its age.This book will be carefully wrapped up, padded, and then boxed and shipped promptly to you from here in New Jersey and comes with our utmost appreciation for your order.
Item Price
$15.00
The ERIC CLAPTON Album

The ERIC CLAPTON Album

by Marc Roberty

New York: Viking Studio Books, 1994. THE ERIC CLAPTON ALBUM ~ Thirty Years of Music and Memorablilia. Viking Studio Books, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover/Dustjacket. VG+/VG+. 224 pages. Cover price at $29.95. Measures 9 1/4" x 12 1/4.". First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Music.
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$18.95
According To THE ROLLING STONES

According To THE ROLLING STONES

by Dora Loewenstein & Philip Dodd (Ed.)

San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2003. According To THE ROLLONG STONES. Edited by Dora Loewenstein and Philip Dodd. Geoffrey Giuliano. Chronicle Books - San Francisco. 2003 First Edition. Hardcover/Dustjacket. VG+/VG+. 360 pages. Original cover price at $40.00. Measures 8 1/2" x 11 3/4." . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good +. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Music.
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$24.95
The darkness of the morning

The darkness of the morning

by Gordon Parker

First Edition First Printing a novel about the mining community and the catastrophic events at Hartley Colliery which happened over 100 years ago.Book Condition: FineDust Jacket Condition: Very Good (slight tear to top at spine)
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£8.00
JIMI HENDRIX  ~ Voodoo Child

JIMI HENDRIX ~ Voodoo Child

by David Stubbs

New York: Thunder's Mouth Press, 2003. 144 pages. Measures 8 1/2" x 11.". The stories behind every song.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Non Fiction.
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$14.95
Holes

Holes

by Louis Sachar

Holesby Louis Sacharpp 233
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$200.00
The Divine Child

The Divine Child

by Roberto De Simone Chiara Basta

A rare copy of this title offered for sale. Beautiful production of high quality photographs celebrating the "Divine Child" and representations of the Infant Jesus. This title comes with related exhibition brochure and 6 postcards from the exhibition hosted in Gardone Riviera. A delightful Christmas Gift.
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A$150.00
Asimov's Science Fiction - February 2000

Asimov's Science Fiction - February 2000

by Gardner Dozois (Editor)

Dell Magazines, New York, 2000. First edition. Condition: Very good, very light edge and corner wear, top right corner has faint crease.Includes stories and articles by G. David Nordley, L. Timmel Duchamp, Esther M. Friesner, Ursula K. Le Guin, O'Neil de Noux, and James Sarafin. "Reflections" column by Robert Silverberg. Book reviews by Paul Di Filippo. "On the Net" column by James Patrick Kelly. Poem by Ruth Berman and Timons Esaias. Art by Wolf A. Read, John Stevens, Laurie Harden, Jason Eckhardt, and... Read more
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CA$5.95
The Story of Sleeping Beauty - Ladybird Series 413

The Story of Sleeping Beauty - Ladybird Series 413

by Levy, Muriel

Loughborough: Wills & Hepworth Ltd., 1949. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Poor. 7" x 4 3/4. Bowmar, Evelyn . Told by Muriel Levy, Auntie Muriel of Radio Fame. Pictorial covers with matching dust jacket, decorative endpapers and fully illustrated with full page colour illustrations and blue line drawings within the text. Rubbing to the edges, bumping to the corners and chipping/minor tear to the tips of the spine. Internally clean with bright illustrations but unfortunately with old... Read more
Item Price
£95.00
Thai Horse

Thai Horse

by William Diehl

New York: Villard Books, 1987. 451 pages.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Historical Fiction.
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$5.95
Banbury Cross & Other Nursery Rhymes

Banbury Cross & Other Nursery Rhymes

by Prepared for Children by Grace Rhys

London: J M Dent & Co. , 1895. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 5 7/8" X 3 3/4. Woodward, Alice B.. The Banbury Cross Series. Light green cloth covers with extensive gilt design and lettering to the upper board and gilt lettering to the spine. Green decorative endpapers by R. Anning Bell. Title page, frontispiece and illustrations by Alice B. Woodward, in black and white, depicting sweet children and quaint, idyllic scenes, a wonderful match for these timeless poems. Top edge... Read more
Item Price
£75.00
Terminal Freeze

Terminal Freeze

by Lincoln Child

Original cover price at $24.95
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$6.00
The Rise of the West: A History of the Human Community

The Rise of the West: A History of the Human Community

by McNeill, William H

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1963. McNeill's magnum opus, conceived in opposition to Spengler & Toynbee, discussing historical interactions of civilizations, their sequential domination of and effects on one another. Winner of the 1964 National Book Award. Hardcover in jacket, as pictured; first edition (first printing), listing no later printings. Light wear to book, corners bumped; jacket rubbed, chipped, scuffed, $12.50 price intact. Text clean; xviii, 829 pages; index, b/w photos,... Read more
Item Price
$175.00
Bitterroot

Bitterroot

by James Lee Burke

Original cover price at $25.00.
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$8.00
Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All

Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All

by GURGANUS,Allan

London: Faber & Faber. 1989. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. [xiv]718pages.. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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A$15.00
Why We Never Danced the Charleston

Why We Never Danced the Charleston

by Harlan Greene

St. Martin's/Marek 1984. Stated first edition. Inscription signed by author on front end page. Book is like new. DJ shows light shelf wear. Red sticker on front end page.
Item Price
$40.00
Contes Fantastiques

Contes Fantastiques

by Roger Tremblay and Rene Labonte (Editors)

Condition: Very good, edge wear and corner bumps, light discoloration at top left corner, previous owner's name on inside few first pages has been blacked out.Learning French as a second language text.
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CA$2.50
Analog: Science Fiction / Science Fact - July 1968

Analog: Science Fiction / Science Fact - July 1968

by John W. Campbell (Editor)

Conde Nast, New York, 1968. First edition. Condition: Very Good plus, very light edge and corner wear, slight creasing at spine, back cover has large crease at bottom corner, light soiling at rear cover on white background. Slight yellowing of interior pages due to age. A well-read magazine.Includes Hawk Among the Sparrows (Hugo finalist, Nebula nominated, short novel) by Dean McLaughlin, Null Zone by Joe Poyer; To Sleep, Perchance to Dream by W. C. Francis; Winkin, Blinkin and ?R² by R. C. FitzPatrick;... Read more
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CA$4.95