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RACE: HOW BLACKS AND WHITES THINK AND FEEL ABOUT THE AMERICAN OBSESSION

RACE: HOW BLACKS AND WHITES THINK AND FEEL ABOUT THE AMERICAN OBSESSION

by Terkel, Studs

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9781565840003
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1565840003
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New York City, NY: The New Press, 1992. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: The New Press, 1992. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 403 pages. The author's ninth book. One of the most important literary and cultural events of the last decade of the 20th century. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a regular first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Studs Terkel's "Race: How Blacks And Whites Think And Feel About The American Obsession". Epic, historic, seemingly unending strife. The chronicler of The American Dream revisits The American Obsession, and prophetically anticipates its exacerbation at the turn of the new century. "He encourages a wide range of Americans, black and white, to speak their minds about race with remarkable frankness. The resulting book is infinitely more… Read more
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RAGNAR KJARTANSSON: THE END

RAGNAR KJARTANSSON: THE END

by Kjartansson, Ragnar (Artist); Schoen, Christian (Editor) & Various Contributors

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9783775723336
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3775723331
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Ostfildern, Germany: Hatje Cantz Publishers, 2009. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. Ostfildern, Germany: Hatje Cantz Publishers, 2009. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 120 pages. Retrospective Exhibition Monograph. The single best introduction to the ground-breaking art of Ragnar Kjartansson. The first and only edition. Precedes and should not be confused with "The End: Venezia" Exhibition Catalog, which is focussed exclusively on the artist's Venice performance-installation. Published in a small and limited print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now rare. A brilliant production by Ragnar Kjartansson and Christian Schoen: Oversize-volume format. Black hard boards with white titles on cover and spine, as issued. Art by Ragnar Kjartansson. Text by various contributors, many of whom have worked with the artist, notably Pall Haukur Bjornsson. Printed on glossy stock paper in Germany to the highest standards. In… Read more
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RAISED FROM THE GROUND: A NOVEL

RAISED FROM THE GROUND: A NOVEL

by Saramago, Jose (Translated by Margaret Jull Costa)

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9780151013258
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015101325X
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New York City, NY: Houghton And Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 2012. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Houghton And Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 2012. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 365 pages. The author's fourteenth novel to be translated into English, published posthumously. Jose Saramago's breakthrough novel, it immediately precedes "Baltasar And Blimunda" (1982) , and is now finally available in translation thirty-two years later. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Jose Saramago's "Levantado do Chao" in a felicitous English translation. His most autobiographical (and stylistically, most realistic) novel. "A multigenerational family saga that paints… Read more
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RALPH EUGENE MEATYARD: DOLLS AND MASKS

RALPH EUGENE MEATYARD: DOLLS AND MASKS

by Meatyard, Ralph Eugene (Photographer); Parry, Eugenia & Siegel, Elizabeth (Contributors)

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Santa Fe, NM: Radius Books, 2011. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/As New Dust Jacket.. Santa Fe, NM: Radius Books, 2011. Hardcover. As New/As New. First Edition/First Printing. 135 pages. Retrospective collection of photographs. One of the most beautiful books on the photographic art and achievement of Ralph Eugene Meatyard. The First Hardcover Edition. Published simultaneously with the Deluxe Edition. An austerely elegant production by Radius Books: Oversize-volume format. Cloth boards with metallic-silver titles embossed on spine, as issued. Photographs by Ralph Eugene Meatyard. Text by Eugenia Parry and Elizabeth Siegel. Printed in tritone on pristine-white, thick coated stock paper to the highest standards. In pictorial DJ with titles on the cover and spine, as issued. Published to coincide with the exhibition of the same name held at the Art Institute of Chicago in 2011, which travelled on to other major venues. Presents Ralph Eugene Meatyard's "Dolls And… Read more
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RALPH EUGENE MEATYARD: AN AMERICAN VISIONARY

RALPH EUGENE MEATYARD: AN AMERICAN VISIONARY

by Meatyard, Ralph Eugene (Photographer); Berry, Wendell & Other Contributors

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9780847813759
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0847813754
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Akron, OH: Akron Art Museum/Rizzoli, 1991. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. As New/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Akron, OH: Akron Art Museum/Rizzoli, 1991. Softcover. As New/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 207 pages. Retrospective Monograph. One of the best books on the photographic art and achievement of Ralph Eugene Meatyard. The First Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a softcover original. The First Edition is now scarce. A brilliant production by Steven Schoenfelder: Oversize-volume format. Pictorial softcovers with titles on the cover and spine, as issued. Photographs by Ralph Eugene Meatyard. Foreword by Mitchell D. Kahan. Essays by Barbara Tannenbaum, David L. Jacobs, Van Deren Coke, and Wendell Berry, the great American novelist and poet. List of Illustrations, Chronology of the Photographer's Life, Exhibition History, Bibliography, and Notes appended at the end.… Read more
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RALPH STEINER: A POINT OF VIEW

RALPH STEINER: A POINT OF VIEW

by Steiner, Ralph (Artist/Photographer) & Van Dyke, Willard (Contributor)

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Middletown, CN: Wesleyan University Press, 1978. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Middletown, CN: Wesleyan University Press, 1978. Hardcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 144 pages.
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RAMADAN MOON/A CAMEL FOR THE SON

RAMADAN MOON/A CAMEL FOR THE SON

by Sheikh, Fazal

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9780970761309
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Göttingen, Germany: Gerhard Steidl Druckerei Und Verlag, 2001. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Göttingen, Germany: Gerhard Steidl Druckerei Und Verlag, 2001. Hardcover. As New/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 163 pages. Collection of black-and-white photographs. One of Fazal Sheikh's finest achievements. The first and only edition. Published in a small and limited print run as hardcover originals only. The First Edition is now scarce. A brilliant production by Fazal Sheikh: Regular-sized, two-volume-set format. Black pictorial hard boards with red titles on the spine, as issued. Photographs and text by Fazal Sheikh. Pamphlet inserted in each of the volumes. Printed on pristine-white, thick coated stock paper in Gottingen, Germany to the highest standards. Without DJ, as issued. Presents Fazal Sheikh's "Ramadan Moon/A Camel For the son". His ground-breaking set. "Ramadan Moon" is a timeless and poetic… Read more
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RAMMLER, A GERMAN SOLDIER SHOT FOR REFUSING TO FIRE ON MISS EDITH CAVELL: THE SILVER-GELATIN PRINT POSTCARD

by Rammler (Subject); Cavell, Edith (Subject) & Anonymous Photographer

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London, England: Unidentified Publisher. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. London, England: Unidentified Publisher, . Hardcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 1 pages. Rare silver-gelatin print-postcard of a now-classic war image. A fine copy of "Rammler, A German Soldier shot for refusing to fire on Miss Edith Cavell" single-weight silver-gelatin print. A masterpiece of war photography. Issued as a Postcard Souvenir in order to reach a larger audience. Print size is 3.4 X 5.5 inches. Eminently suitable for framing. Enclosed in its own protective plastic sheet. There is no further information provided on verso, particularly as to the publisher, limitation, or year of issue. The photographer of the grisly image has never been identified. Most copies of the print-postcard have vanished. Without DJ, as issued. There is no ISBN. The print is now rare. Presents "Rammler, A German Soldier shot for refusing to fire on Miss… Read more
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RAVELING

RAVELING

by Smith, Peter Moore

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9780316442176
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0316442178
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New York City, NY: Little, Brown & Company, 2000. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Little, Brown & Company, 2000. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 389 pages. The author's breakthrough debut novel. Now considered a contemporary classic. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Peter Moore Smith's "Raveling". Unputdownable. "The novel's strength lies in the deftness with which Peter Moore Smith captures Pilot's schizophrenia. The reader follows Pilot in each unsteady attempt to negotiate the ever-fluctuating boundary between reality and illusion. Weaves the fragile threads that bind families and selves into a tapestry that both cloaks its characters and leaves them starkly vulnerable" (Kelly Flynn) .… Read more
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THE RAVEN GIRL

THE RAVEN GIRL

by Niffenegger, Audrey

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9781419707261
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New York City, NY: Abrams ComicArts, 2013. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/As New Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Abrams ComicArts, 2013. Hardcover. As New/As New. First Edition/First Printing. 80 pages. The author's fourth novel-in-pictures. Even by Audrey Niffenegger's exacting standards, it is one of the most beautifully realized book productions of our time. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, including the British Edition. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only that sold out shortly after publication. The First Edition is now scarce. A stunningly beautiful production by Audrey Niffenegger and Sara Corbett: Regular-sized volume format. Pictorial hard boards with black titles on spine, as issued. Art and text by Audrey Niffenegger. Pale gray gilt edges, which match the color of the DJ. Printed on thick glossy stock paper to the highest standards. In pictorial DJ with… Read more
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RAY K. METZKER: AUTOMAGIC: THE LIMITED EDITION

RAY K. METZKER: AUTOMAGIC: THE LIMITED EDITION

by Metzker, Ray K. (Photographer); Travis, David (Contributor) & Angst, Roland (Publisher)

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9783981253719
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398125371X
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Berlin, Germany: Only Photography, 2009. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. Berlin, Germany: Only Photography, 2009. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 120 pages. Retrospective collection of photographs. One of the most beautiful art photography books of our time. Limited Edition of 500 numbered and signed copies. Published as a hardcover original only. The Limited Edition is now scarce. A brilliant production by Roland Angst: Oversize-volume format. Purple cloth boards with gray titles embossed on cover and spine, as issued. Photographs by Ray K. Metzker. Preface by Roland Angst in the German original and felicitous English trasnlation. Essay by David Travis in the English original and German translation. Biography and List of Plates (with matching thumbnail reproductions) appended at the end. Printed in tritone by Medialis Offsetdruck GmbH Berlin on pristine-white, thick uncoated stock paper to the highest standards. The reproduction quality is… Read more
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RAY K. METZKER: LANDSCAPES

RAY K. METZKER: LANDSCAPES

by Metzker, Ray K. (Photographer) & Turner, Evan H. (Contributor)

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9780893819118
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New York City, NY: Aperture Foundation, 1999. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Aperture Foundation, 1999. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 148 pages. Retrospective collection of landscape photographs. Now considered a contemporary art photography classic. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, particularly the Softcover Edition. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now rare. An austerely elegant production by Wendy Byrne: Oversize-volume format. Pale gray cloth boards with metallic-silver titles embossed on spine, as issued. Photographs by Ray K. Metzker. Essay, "Voyage of Discovery", by Evan H. Turner. Printed on pristine-white, thick coated stock paper in Italy to the highest standards. In pictorial DJ with titles on the cover and spine, as issued. Published on the occasion of the landmark… Read more
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READING LOLITA IN TEHRAN: A MEMOIR IN BOOKS: THE UNCORRECTED PROOF

READING LOLITA IN TEHRAN: A MEMOIR IN BOOKS: THE UNCORRECTED PROOF

by Nafisi, Azar

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New York City, NY: Random House, 2003. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: Random House, 2003. Softcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 347 pages. The author's memoir on subject. Azar Nafisi's finest achievement. Uncorrected Proof. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a tiny print run as a softcover original only for the exclusive use of the publisher and author. There is no ISBN. The Uncorrected Proof is now rare. Presents, in its earlier publication state, Azar Nafisi's "Reading Lolita In Tehran". Her breakthrough and masterpiece. A Professor of English literature at the University of Tehran, Azar Nafisi was expelled when she refused to wear the veil and eventually found political asylum in the United States, where she teaches at Johns Hopkins University. "I was enthralled and moved by Azar Nafisi's account of how she defied, and helped… Read more
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READING & WRITING: A PERSONAL ACCOUNT

READING & WRITING: A PERSONAL ACCOUNT

by Naipaul, V. S.

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9780940322387
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0940322382
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New York City, NY: New York Review Of Books, 2000. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: New York Review Of Books, 2000. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 64 pages. Retrospective collection of essays. One of V. S. Naipaul's finest achievements. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only that sold out shortly after publication. The first print run must have been much smaller-than-usual because Second Printings proliferate. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents V. S. Naipaul's "Reading & Writing". His literary/artistic credo, summed up in two sublime essays. "Sifts through memories of his childhood in Trinidad, his university days in England, and his earliest attempts at writing, seeking the experiences of life and reading that shaped his imagination and his growth as a… Read more
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THE REAL LIFE OF ALEJANDRO MAYTA: THE LIMITED EDITION

THE REAL LIFE OF ALEJANDRO MAYTA: THE LIMITED EDITION

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by Alfred MacAdam)

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9780374247768
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0374247765
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986. Hardcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 310 pages. The author's seventh novel. One of Mario Vargas Llosa's finest achievements. Limited Slipcased Edition of 125 numbered and signed copies. One of only two Limited Editions published by FSG of Vargas Llosa's books thus far (the other is "The War of The End of The World") , the limitation is among the smallest there is, considering it is a major work by a major writer. The Limited Edition is now rare. An austerely elegant production by Farrar, Straus & Giroux: Regular-sized volume format. Brown cloth boards with gilt titles embossed on the spine, as issued. Text by Mario Vargas Llosa. Cream hard board slipcase. Printed on archival stock paper in the United States to the highest standards. Without DJ, as issued. Presents,… Read more
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THE REAL LIFE OF SEBASTIAN KNIGHT, BEND SINISTER, SPEAK MEMORY: NOVELS AND MEMOIRS 1941-1951

THE REAL LIFE OF SEBASTIAN KNIGHT, BEND SINISTER, SPEAK MEMORY: NOVELS AND MEMOIRS 1941-1951

by Nabokov, Vladimir (Author) & Boyd, Brian (Editor)

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9781883011185
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1883011183
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New York City, NY: Library Of America, 1996. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: Library Of America, 1996. Hardcover. As New/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 720 pages. Retrospective collection of the author's early works. The First Slipcased Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a Slipcased Edition for distribution to libraries and LOA subscribers only. None of the copies was sold to the public. The Slipcased Edition has the same ISBN as the regular trade edition. The Slipcased Edition is now rare. An austerely elegant production: Regular-sized volume format. Text by Vladimir Nabokov edited and annotated by Brian Boyd. Cream hard board slipcase. Printed to the highest standards on acid-free paper, utilizing sewn binding, closely woven rayon cloth boards, satin bound-in ribbon marker, and a page layout that is both readable and… Read more
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THE REAL LIFE OF ALEJANDRO MAYTA

THE REAL LIFE OF ALEJANDRO MAYTA

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by Alfred MacAdam)

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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 310 pages. The author's seventh novel. One of Mario Vargas Llosa's finest achievements. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta" in a felicitous English translation. His astute psychological portrait of a modern revolutionary, in the form of an account by a former friend. Through this prism, the novel examines the long, violent, and painful history of Latin-American politics. Mario Vargas Llosa is the writer/intellectual/philosopher par excellence among the Latin-American geniuses… Read more
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REBORN: JOURNALS & NOTEBOOKS, 1947-1963

REBORN: JOURNALS & NOTEBOOKS, 1947-1963

by Sontag, Susan (Author) & Rieff, David (Editor)

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9780374100742
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0374100748
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2008. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2008. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 318 pages. The author's earliest journals, published posthumously. One of the most important literary texts of the 20th century. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Susan Sontag's "Reborn: Journals & Notebooks, 1947-1963". The first of her projected three-volume journals. "Extraordinary for all the reasons we would expect from Sontag's writing: Extreme seriousness, stunning authority, intolerance toward mediocrity. Sontag's vulnerability throughout will also utterly surprise the late critic and novelist's fans and detractors. At 15, when these journals… Read more
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RECOVERY

RECOVERY

by Berryman, John

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9780374248178
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0374248176
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1973. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1973. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 254 pages. The poet's debut and only novel. Now considered a late-modern classic. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. The book is one of the finest productions we have ever seen: Brilliant DJ design by Janet Halverson and austerely elegant black topstain, which matches the DJ design's predominantly black color scheme. The DJ back cover shows the author at various stages of his career, from dashing young poet to grizzled bearded survivor, prematurely and irreversibly aged. Presents John Berryman's "Recovery". Published posthumously with an Introduction, "John Berryman",… Read more
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REDEPLOYMENT: THE FIRST SOFTCOVER EDITION

REDEPLOYMENT: THE FIRST SOFTCOVER EDITION

by Klay, Phil

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First Edition. First Printing.
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Paperback
ISBN 13
9780143126829
ISBN 10
0143126822
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New York City, NY: The Penguin Press, 2015. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: The Penguin Press, 2015. Softcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 291 pages. The author's breakthrough debut collection of short stories. One of the most sensational literary debuts of our time. The First Softcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent printings. Published in a small and limited first print run as a softcover. Publisher's removable "National Book Award Winner" Gold Seal pasted in front. Presents Iraqi veteran Phil Klay's "Redeployment". His first book. Described by the New Yorker Magazine as "the best literary work thus far" on the Iraq War, it tells a different - and deeper - truth about the American involvement in Iraq than any journalistic account published on the subject. It is a direct descendant of one of our greatest literary traditions: The… Read more
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