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S, M, L, XL: SMALL, MEDIUM, LARGE, EXTRA-LARGE

S, M, L, XL: SMALL, MEDIUM, LARGE, EXTRA-LARGE

by Koolhaas, Rem (Architect); Mau, Bruce (Artist) & Sigler, Jennifer (Editor)

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ISBN 13
9781885254016
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1885254016
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New York City, NY: The Monacelli Press, 2002. First Edition Thus. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: The Monacelli Press, 2002. Hardcover. As New/None, As Issued. First Edition Thus/First Printing. 1344 pages. Massive Topographic Monograph. One of the greatest books of our time. The Third "Special" Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, particularly the 2007 Purple Variant Edition. Published in yet another small and limited print run as a hardcover original only that sold out shortly after publication. The Third Special Edition is now rare. A brilliant production by Rem Koolhaas and Bruce Mau: Oversize-volume format. Issued in several title-color variants over the years (Yellow, Orange, Blue, and Purple), this copy is in the uniform metallic-silver hard boards with Blue titles embossed on the cover and spine, as issued. Concept, writings, sketches, designs, drawings, photographs, completed… Read more
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SABINE WEISS: INTIMATE MEMORY

SABINE WEISS: INTIMATE MEMORY

by Daiter, Stephen (Publisher/Gallerist); Weiss, Sabine (Photographer) & Cotsones, Craig (Designer)

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Chicago, IL: Stephen Daiter Gallery, 2017. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. As New/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Chicago, IL: Stephen Daiter Gallery, 2017. Softcover. As New/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 20 pages. Exhibition Catalog. The first and only edition. Published in a small and limited print run as a softcover original only. There is no ISBN. The Exhibition Catalog is now scarce. An austerely elegant production by Craig Cotsones: Regular-sized volume format. Pictorial softcovers, as issued. Photographs by Sabine Weiss. Text by Stephen Daiter. Printed on pristine-white, thick coated stock paper in the United States to the highest standards. Without DJ, as issued. Published on the occasion of the landmark exhibition of the same name held at the Stephen Daiter Gallery Chicago from February 10 through April 29, 2017. Presents "Sabine Weiss: Intimate Memory". The very first solo exhibition of the artist/photographer (who turned 93 in 2017) in the United States… Read more
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SABINE WEISS: L'OEIL INTIME ("THE INTIMATE EYE")

SABINE WEISS: L'OEIL INTIME ("THE INTIMATE EYE")

by Weiss, Sabine (Photographer) & Weiss, Marion (Contributor)

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9782954938905
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2954938900
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Paris, France: Escourbiac, 2014. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Paris, France: Escourbiac, 2014. Hardcover. As New/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 95 pages. Retrospective collection of photographs. The single most beautiful book on the photographic art and achievement of Sabine Weiss. 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 rare. An austerely elegant production by Victor Targosz Martinez: Regular-sized volume format. Pictorial hard boards with titles on the cover and spine, as issued. Photographs by Sabine Weiss. Text by Marion Weiss in the French original and felicitous English translation. Printed on pristine-white, thick coated stock paper in Paris, France to the highest standards. The reproduction quality is exemplary in every respect. Without DJ, as issued. Presents… Read more
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SABINE WEISS: INTIMATE MEMORY

SABINE WEISS: INTIMATE MEMORY

by Daiter, Stephen (Publisher/Gallerist); Weiss, Sabine (Photographer) & Cotsones, Craig (Designer)

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Chicago, IL: Stephen Daiter Gallery, 2017. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. As New/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Chicago, IL: Stephen Daiter Gallery, 2017. Softcover. As New/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 20 pages. Exhibition Catalog. The first and only edition. Published in a small and limited print run as a softcover original only. There is no ISBN. The Exhibition Catalog is now scarce. An austerely elegant production by Craig Cotsones: Regular-sized volume format. Pictorial softcovers, as issued. Photographs by Sabine Weiss. Text by Stephen Daiter. Printed on pristine-white, thick coated stock paper in the United States to the highest standards. Without DJ, as issued. Published on the occasion of the landmark exhibition of the same name held at the Stephen Daiter Gallery Chicago from February 10 through April 29, 2017. Presents "Sabine Weiss: Intimate Memory". The very first solo exhibition of the artist/photographer (who turned 93 in 2017) in the United States… Read more
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SADDAM HUSSEIN WATCHES

by Parr, Martin

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London, England: Chris Boot, 2004. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. As New/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. London, England: Chris Boot, 2004. Softcover. As New/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 36 pages. Collection of watch photographs. One of Martin Parr's finest achievements. Limited Edition of 500 copies. The first and only edition. There is no ISBN. The Limited Edition is now scarce. A brilliant production by Chris Boot Limited Design: Oversize-tabloid format. Pictorial softcovers with bold red titles on the cover and enlarged image of Saddam Hussein on back, as issued. Photographs conceived and directed by Martin Parr. There is no text. Shiny gold bag with black titles and luxurious wrinkling on the cover and back, as issued. Printed on pristine-white, thick uncoated stock paper in Italy to the highest standards. The quality of the whole production is exemplary in every respect. Without DJ, as issued. Published in conjunction with the D'Arles Photography Festival in… Read more
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SANATORIUM UNDER THE SIGN OF THE HOURGLASS

SANATORIUM UNDER THE SIGN OF THE HOURGLASS

by Schulz, Bruno (Translated by Celina Wieniewska)

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ISBN 13
9780802705921
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0802705928
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New York City, NY: Walker Publishing Company, Inc. , 1978. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Walker Publishing Company, Inc. , 1978. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 178 pages. The author's second collection of prose fiction. One of the greatest books of the 20th century. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, particularly the 1989 Reissued Edition. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now rare. Presents Bruno Schulz's "Sanatorium Under The Sign of The Hourglass" in a felicitous English translation. The second of his two masterpieces. Schulz's reputation as a seminal, one-of-a-kind writer is based entirely on two slim volumes, "Street of Crocodiles" (also known as "Cinnamon Shops") and "Sanatorium Under The Sign of The… Read more
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THE SANDGLASS

THE SANDGLASS

by Gunesekera, Romesh

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9781565844841
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156584484X
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New York City, NY: The New Press, 1998. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: The New Press, 1998. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 278 pages. The author's second novel. The first appearance of the title 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 Romesh Gunesekera's "The Sandglass". His marvellous "follow-up" novel, a triumphant achievement that deserves a much wider readership. His first novel was shortlisted for the Booker Prize in 1994 and was widely praised on both sides of the Atlantic. The second book, just getting it written at all, is often the "acid test" for every writer. Gunesekera passes the test with flying colors. Born and raised in the Philippines, a Sri Lankan by nationality, and now London-based, Romesh… Read more
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SANNE SANNES: 1937-1967: THE FRAGMENT UITGEVERIJ AMSTERDAM EDITION

SANNE SANNES: 1937-1967: THE FRAGMENT UITGEVERIJ AMSTERDAM EDITION

by Sannes, Sanne (Photographer); Westerloo, Gerard van & Harten, Cecile van der (Contributors)

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9789492081476
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9492081474
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Amsterdam, Netherlands: Fragment Uitgeverij Amsterdam, 2000. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. Amsterdam, Netherlands: Fragment Uitgeverij Amsterdam, 2000. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 145 pages. Retrospective Monograph. The single most important and beautiful book on the erotic photographic art of Sanne Sannes. The true First Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, particularly the Second Edition. It should also not be confused with and is superior (in terms of production values) to the 2016 "Sanne Sannes: Copyright/Archief" Edition. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only and as the inaugural volume in the "Monographs On Dutch Photographers" Series. The First Edition is now rare. A brilliant production by Fragment Uitgeverij: Oversize-volume format. Gray cloth boards with purple titles embossed on cover and spine, as issued. Photographs, film… Read more
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THE SATANIC VERSES

THE SATANIC VERSES

by Rushdie, Salman

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9780670825370
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0670825379
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New York City, NY: Viking Press, 1989. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Viking Press, 1989. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 547 pages. The author's fourth novel. One of the greatest novels of the 20th century. The first appearance of the title in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, particularly copies that are signed on a tipped-in page. Published in a small and limited first print run, and on an occasional basis, as a hardcover original only. For the longest time, signed copies of the book were elusive (so bookplates sufficed) because Rushdie had to cancel his tour after the fatwa was issued. The book itself was eventually withdrawn by the publisher for an indefinite and prolonged period of time. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Salman Rushdie's "The Satanic Verses". A sublime work of irony that remains his most controversial achievement thus… Read more
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SATURDAY

SATURDAY

by McEwan, Ian

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Hardcover
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9780385511803
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0385511809
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New York City, NY: Doubleday, 2005. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Doubleday, 2005. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 293 pages. The author's ninth novel. Now considered a contemporary classic. The first appearance of the title 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 Ian McEwan's "Saturday". A masterful novel set within a single day in February 2003. "Henry Perowne is a contented man. Outside the hospital, the world is not so easy or predictable. There is an impending war against Iraq, and a general darkening and gathering pessimism since the New York and Washington attacks two years before. On this particular Saturday morning, Perowne's day moves from the ordinary to the extraordinary" (Publisher's blurb) .… Read more
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SAUL LEITER: THE STEIDL EXHIBITION MONOGRAPH

SAUL LEITER: THE STEIDL EXHIBITION MONOGRAPH

by Leiter, Saul (Photographer); Sire, Agnes (Curator) & Other Contributors

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9783865215871
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3865215874
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Gottingen, Germany: Gerhard Steidl Druckerei Und Verlag, 2008. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/As New Dust Jacket.. Gottingen, Germany: Gerhard Steidl Druckerei Und Verlag, 2008. Hardcover. As New/As New. First Edition/First Printing. 152 pages. Retrospective Exhibition Monograph. One of the most influential books on the photographic art and achievement of Saul Leiter. 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 Edition is now rare. A brilliant production by Gerhard Steidl: Regular-sized volume format. Pale gray hard boards with metallic-silver titles embossed on spine, as issued. Photographs by Saul Leiter. Text by Agnes Sire and other contributors. Printed on pristine-white, thick coated stock paper by Steidl in Gottingen, Germany to the highest standards. In pictorial DJ with titles on the cover… Read more
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THE SAVAGE DETECTIVES

THE SAVAGE DETECTIVES

by Bolano, Roberto (Author) & Wimmer, Natasha (Translator)

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9780374191481
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0374191484
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2007. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2007. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 577 pages. The author's seventh book to be translated into English. One of the greatest novels of our time. Recently selected as the greatest Spanish-language novel of the first decade of the 21st century. The first appearance of the title 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 through a generous grant by Spain's Ministry of Culture. The First Edition is now rare. Presents Roberto Bolano's "The Savage Detectives" in a felicitous English translation. Masterpiece. It finally brought him the international recognition he yearned for and so richly deserved, and transformed his status from cult to world-class writer. What exactly… Read more
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SAVING FISH FROM DROWNING

SAVING FISH FROM DROWNING

by Tan, Amy

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9780399153013
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0399153012
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New York City, NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2005. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2005. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 474 pages. The author's fifth 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 Amy Tan's "Saving Fish From Drowning". Features a dazzling DJ design by the legendary Honi Werner. "Delivers another highly entertaining novel, narrated from beyond the grave. San Francisco socialite and art-world doyenne Bibi Chen has planned the vacation of a lifetime along the notorious Burma Road for twelve of her dearest friends. Violently murdered days before takeoff, she is reduced to watching her friends bumble through their travels from the remove of the… Read more
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THE SCANDAL OF SUSAN SONTAG

THE SCANDAL OF SUSAN SONTAG

by Sontag, Susan (Subject); Ching, Barbara & Wagner-Lawlor, Jennifer A. (Editors)

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Hardcover
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9780231149167
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0231149166
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New York City, NY: Columbia University Press, 2009. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: Columbia University Press, 2009. Hardcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 265 pages. New collection of posthumous essays on subject. The First Hardcover Edition. Should not be confused with the Softcover Edition, which was published simultaneously with it. Published in a small and limited print run as a hardcover original by a University Press. The production values are impeccable: Pristine-white archival stock paper, handsome brown cloth boards, invaluable Index, and other Gender and Culture titles appended at the end. Without DJ, as issued. Presents "The Scandal of Susan Sontag". All-new essays that collectively assess the achievement, legacy, and controversy that continue to surround Susan Sontag's "scandalous" career. Even more than a sober assessment, the collection is valuable in the sense that all of… Read more
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THE SCENIC DAGUERREOTYPE: ROMANTICISM AND EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY

THE SCENIC DAGUERREOTYPE: ROMANTICISM AND EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY

by Wood, John (Author) & Stilgoe, John R. (Contributor)

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Hardcover
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9780877455110
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0877455112
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Iowa City, IA: University Of Iowa Press, 1995. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. Iowa City, IA: University Of Iowa Press, 1995. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 222 pages. Landmark monograph on subject. One of the most important photography books ever published in our time. 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 and as part of the now-classic series on the early history of photography by the Iowa University Press. The First Edition is now scarce. An austerely elegant production by University of Iowa Press: Oversize-volume format. Maroon linen cloth boards with metallic-silver titles embossed on spine, as issued. Text by John Wood. Foreword by John R. Stilgoe. Photographs by various contributors. Printed on archival, acid-free stock paper in the United States to the highest standards. In pictorial DJ with… Read more
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SCREENING HISTORY

SCREENING HISTORY

by Vidal, Gore

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9780674795860
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0674795865
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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1992. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1992. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 96 pages. Collection of essays on subject. One of the best books on film ever written in our time. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, particularly the British Edition, which looks exactly like it. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only by a University Press. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Gore Vidal's "Screening History". Essays that discuss the influence of the movies on American history and vice versa, with unexpected, Vidalian results. This is film criticism-as-autobiography, autobiography-as-film criticism, in the unique, seamless way that only Gore Vidal (and no other regular film critic) could possibly pull off. "Uses the movies of his youth as the… Read more
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THE SCREENS: A PLAY IN 17 SCENES

THE SCREENS: A PLAY IN 17 SCENES

by Genet, Jean (Translated by Bernard Frechtman)

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New York City, NY: Grove Press, 1962. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Grove Press, 1962. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 201 pages. The author's epic play. One of the greatest plays of the 20th century. 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 print run as hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Jean Genet's "The Screens" in a felicitous English translation by Bernard Frechtman. Set amid the Algerian War and with a mammoth cast of fifty. The play's complex structure and controversial subject matter ensured that it would be only occasionally produced even in France, and it had not yet been produced there at the time of the book's American publication. "Only a handful of 20th-century writers, such as Kafka and Proust, have as important,… Read more
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THE SECRET CHORD: THE UNCORRECTED PROOF

THE SECRET CHORD: THE UNCORRECTED PROOF

by Brooks, Geraldine

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New York City, NY: Viking Press, 2015. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: Viking Press, 2015. Softcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 302 pages. The author's fifth novel. Now considered a contemporary classic. Uncorrected Proof. Precedes and should not be confused with the regular trade edition. Published in a small and limited one-time-only 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 scarce. Presents, in its earliest-state format, Geraldine Brooks' "The Secret Chord". Her best novel since "March" (2005) : A near-scandalous account on the endlessly fascinating King David. "A rich and utterly absorbing novel about the life of King David. Takes on one of literature's richest and most enigmatic figures: A man who shimmers between history and legend. Peeling away the myth to bring David to… Read more
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THE SECRET CHORD

THE SECRET CHORD

by Brooks, Geraldine

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9780670025770
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0670025771
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New York City, NY: Viking Press, 2015. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/As New Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Viking Press, 2015. Hardcover. As New/As New. First Edition/First Printing. 302 pages. The author's fifth 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. Presents Geraldine Brooks' "The Secret Chord". Her best novel since "March" (2005) : A near-scandalous account on the endlessly fascinating King David. "A rich and utterly absorbing novel about the life of King David. Takes on one of literature's richest and most enigmatic figures: A man who shimmers between history and legend. Peeling away the myth to bring David to life in Second Iron-Age Israel, Brooks traces the arc of his journey from obscurity to fame, from shepherd to soldier, from hero to traitor, from… Read more
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THE SECRET HEART OF THE CLOCK: NOTES, APHORISMS, FRAGMENTS 1973-1985

THE SECRET HEART OF THE CLOCK: NOTES, APHORISMS, FRAGMENTS 1973-1985

by Canetti, Elias (Translated by Joel Agee)

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First Edition. First Printing.
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9780374256944
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0374256942
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1989. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1989. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 151 pages. Retrospective collection of notes, fragments, and aphorisms. One of Elias Canetti'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, of which there are several. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Elias Canetti's "Das Geheimherz der Uhr: Aufzeichnungen" in a felicitous English translation. More "jottings", that is, thinking-as-living, living-as-thinking. Taking up where "The Human Province" leaves off, these notes-to-oneself are all entries in the Notebooks he kept between 1973 and 1985: Brilliant, unsurpassed, and humane… Read more
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