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By Ferber, Edna




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Giant

FERBER, EDNA

Garden City: Doubleday, 1952. First Edition. Near fine in a lightly used dust jacket. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to radio commentator and interviewer Mary Margaret McBride, “Dear Mary Margaret McBride - courageous & wonderful woman. Edna Ferber. October 27, 1952.” The recipient had an extensive library of books inscribed at her radio interviews. This novel was, of course, the basis for the 1956 film of the same title.

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Giant.

Ferber, Edna

Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, 1952. First edition of this "powerful story...truly as big as its subject" (Los Angeles Times). Octavo, original cloth. Association copy, inscribed by the author, "For Barrett C. Kiesling Sincerely Edna Ferber July 1953." From the Library of Barrett C. Kiesling, who was Publicity Director for MGM from 1928 to 1955. Fine in an excellent dust jacket with light rubbing and wear. Jacket design by Fred McCarroll. Giant tells the sweeping tale which captures the essence of Texas on a staggering scale as it chronicles the life and times of cattleman Jordan "Bick" Benedict, his naive young society wife, Leslie, and three generations of land-rich sons. It was the basis of the classic film starring James Dean, Elizabeth Taylor, and Rock Hudson.

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GIANT

EDNA FERBER

AUTHOR HANDWITTEN 6 LINE INSCRIPTION WITH SIGNATURE AND DATED ON THE FIRST TITLE PAGE..NO MORE MARKINGS..UNKNOWN PRINTING,HAS 1952 ON MAIN TITLE PAGE,NO STATED PRINTING,1ST TRADE EDITION? BOOK:MAYBE A LITTLE BRUISING TO THE SPINE ENDS, A VERY VERY LIGHT AGE TONING TO PAGE ENDS,TOP STAIN IS FINE.UNREAD TIGHTNESS,VERY SQUARE. dj: Is a first state in very good condition on this delicate thin paper. Has soiling to the back panel, small tears and light chipping at the spine ends and corners. Has a crinkle then pulled out leaving scar back panel.

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Giant

Edna Ferber

1980-08-08. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

New York: Doubleday and Co, 1952. First Edition. Octavo. 447pp., A novel set in Texas. Edna states "This is not a story of Texas today(1952) but, I hope Texas tomorrow". A movie source with stars such as Rock Hudson, Elizabeth Taylor, Dennis Hopper and of course James Dean and other. A very good copy bound in black cloth, spine lettering silver, corners only slightly bumped. In a good unclipped dust jacket with wear to spine ends and corners, closed tear to bottom edge of front panel, old tape mend to underside of jacket at head.

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Price: $275.00


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GIANT Franklin Library

Ferber, Edna

Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: Franklin Library. 1979. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine, Accented in 22kt gold, printed on archival paper with gilded edges, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints. Bound In full leather with hubbed spines. Owner pressed in stamp. ; The Collector's Library of the World's Best-Loved Books. a Limited Edition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

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Giant

Edna Ferber

2008-03-04. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Giant

FERBER, Edna

FERBER, Edna. Giant. Orig. cloth, dust jacket. Garden City: Doubleday & C.,Inc., 1952. First edition. Fine copy.

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Garden City: Doubleday, 1952. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/very good +. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Toning to dust jacket, small chips head and heal of dust jacket.

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Giant

Edna Ferber

Buccaneer Books, 1996-01-01. Hardcover. Used:Good.

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Giant

Edna Ferber

Doubleday & Company, Garden City, NY, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Very Good. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 447 pp. Text is free of previous owner's markings. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. General shelf wear to dust jacket, with small chips and tears along the edges. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner's signature in ink. Deckled edges (rough cut), browned. Top edge gilt, faded. Light general shelf wear to covers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Fiction; United States; 1940s; #86182; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 47714. .

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Buccaneer Books. Hardcover. 0899668062 New Condition. . New.

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1952. Hardcover. Very Good.

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Giant

Edna Ferber

1996-08-02. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Price: $143.17


Giant

Ferber, Edna

Doubleday, 1952 Very good hardcover in very good dustjacket inclosed in clear mylar,ststed 1st.edition,1952top edge stained orange,8vo.,447 pages,brick colored endpapers with white E.F.,very collectable quality on a great book that became a great movie,must have for any Texas buff,selling books for over 20 years,100% refund,#9264. Book. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.

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Giant

FERBER, Edna (1885-1968)

Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Co., 1952. [Western Romance]. FIRST EDITION. Octavo(22 x 15cm), pp.447. Publisher's hardcover in pictorial dust-wrapper priced at $3.95. Lightly handled with one short tear to rear; a fine copy. Basis for the classic 1956 Oscar-Winning movie starring James Dean.

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Giant.

FERBER, Edna.

Victor Gollancz, London., 1952. First U.K. edition. Octavo. 384 pages. Made into a film that starred James Dean in his last role. The publisher's own file copy with an archive stamp on titleVery near fine in near-fine, slightly nicked dustwrapper.

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1952. The American novelist Edna Ferber (1885-1968) had many of her works made into plays and movies, including this one in 1956 - directed by George Stevens and with a rather incredible cast including Elizabeth Taylor and James Dean. This is a Near Fine copy of the First Canadian Edition (stated). Uncommon thus. Black cloth binding with silver titling on the spine. Clean text; 447 pages. The dustjacket has been clipped, shows edgewear and some small chips on the spine. In an archival plastic protector.. First Canadian Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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GIANT

Ferber, Edna

New York: Doubleday & Company, 1952. Rear panel of dustjacket lightly rubbed, spine faintly sunned.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/About Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Giant

Edna Ferber

FIRST EDITION 1952 GIANT by Edna Ferber see pics for inspecting condition. writing inside front end page. Dust Jacket is chipped, has tears. Binding and hinges are tight. Overall in very fine condition

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Giant (Perennial Classics)

Edna Ferber

2000-03-08. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Giant: A Novel

Edna Ferber

2019-04-23. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Price: $100.91


Giant

Ferber, Edna

New York, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc.. 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. 0385041632 . VG+, owner name front pastedown in VG DJ, lt. Wear bottom spine; Minor fading and minor edge wear top edge of DJ. DJ is NOT price-clipped. Light soil rear panel; Stated First; Black cloth; 8vo; DJ .

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Giant

FERBER, Edna

Garden City: Doubleday, 1952. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. First edition. Near fine in an intacr but good only dustwrapper with sunning and a light spray of paint on the front panel. Tony Award-winning actress Marian Seldes's copy signed with her married name, Marian Claman. Basis for the legendary film that featured James Dean in his last role, Dennis Hopper in one of his earliest, and was accentuated by career highlight performances from Rock Hudson and Elizabeth Taylor.

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GIANT.

Ferber, Edna.

NY: DOUBLEDAY. 1952. Fine. 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. First Trade Edition. About fine in a priceclipped Vg.+ to Nf. dj. (A few tiny chips at spine on dj. Short edge tears in dj.) .

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

New York: Doubleday, 1952 Dj unclipped, colors still bright, tight and clean, nice orangish topstain. Made into the movie of the same title with Rock Hudson.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/VG+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

New York: Doubleday, 1952. The basis for the Elizabeth Tayler, Rock Hudson and James Dean film. An attractive copy: the jacket is price clipped but uncommonly bright and clean, and is free of tears and chips. The book is fine, unmarked and tight. Protected by a Mylar jacket cover.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. Octavo.

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Giant

FERBER, Edna

Garden City: Doubleday, 1952. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. Contemporary owner's name front fly, spine a little cocked, very good or better in a price-clipped very good dustwrapper with some tears, rubbing, and tiny nicks at the spine ends. Basis for the legendary film that featured James Dean in his last role, Dennis Hopper in one of his earliest, and was accentuated by career highlight performances from Rock Hudson and Elizabeth Taylor.

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Giant

Edna Ferber

1980-08-08. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Giant

Edna Ferber

2002-07-06. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Garden City: Doubleday and Company, Inc, 1952. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; blue/red spine, tan text; jacket has age toning, rubbing on from and back, chipping on the head and tail of spine, chipping on the head front/back edge, staining on the back, unclipped, and has protective mylar cover; boards have bumping on the head and tail of spine, age toning, light wear to front and back hinges, light water damage on the front and back boards; textblock stained red on top edge, has age toning; interior pages have age toning; pp 447. Full-priced Rockville.

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GIANT

Edna Ferber

Chicago: Doubleday. 1952. Sears Readers Club. Hardcover. Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Owner bookplate on FEP. Light rubbing along panel edges. Chipping at spine crown. Small scuff on front panel. ; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .

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Price: $75.00


Giant

Ferber, Edna

Fawcett. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0449241238 New Condition. . New.

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Fawcett. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0449214753 New Condition. . New.

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Doubleday & Co Inc. Hardcover. B0014TOX18 New Condition. . New.

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Buccaneer Books. Hardcover. 0899668062 Very Good Condition. Has some wear. Five star seller - Buy with confidence! . Very Good.

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GIANT

Ferber, Edna

New York: Doubleday, 1952. NF/VG; 447 pages; First Edition stated; near Fine in black cloth stamped in silver, top edge orange, orange endpapers with E.F. reversed out, owner’s name lightly handwritten on the front free endpaper; in a Very Good unclipped dustjacket, folds and spine tanned, short closed tears at spine ends, wear at corners, rubbing along the spine folds. Inspired the 1956 Oscar-Winning film of the same name, starring Rock Hudson and James Dean.. First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co, 1952. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Sharp First printing. Original black cloth. Square, solid and clean throughout. Minimal wear to edges. Spine cloth lightly creases. Unclipped wrapper has minor edge-wear and rubbing to folds. Light soiling to rear white panel. The big defect is chipping at the spine ends and tips with a few small pieces missing. (see photo). Still, a fresh, bright, collectible copy at a great price.

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Giant

Edna Ferber

Buccaneer Books. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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Giant

Edna Ferber

Buccaneer Books, 1991-06. Library Binding. Good. Excellent customer service. Prompt Customer Service.

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

New York: Doubleday & Co., 1952. New York: Doubleday, 1952. First edition, stated. 8vo. Black cloth binding, silver titles. Colored endpapers with initials of Ferber. 447 pp. Very good in new FACSIMILE dust jacket. protected with a mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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GIANT

FERBER EDNA

HARPER PERENNIAL. New. 7.96 x 5.34 cm.

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Giant

Edna Ferber

Buccaneer Books, Incorporated, 1991. Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Doubleday, 1952. Stated First Edition. Black cloth, gilt titles at spine, speckled bottom. EF on endpapers, orange topstain appears faded and ex-libris bookplate from former owner on fep. Otherwise clean and tight. DJ has some chipping, especially to spine tips, a few closed tears and some general rubbing to extremities and soiling to back panel. $3.95 intact. Protected in mylar. 447 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good -. 8vo.

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Doubleday. 1952. Hardcover. Stated first edition on copyright page. Dust jacket is torn at top and bottom by spine, along spine edges, and at top front corner, and is in good condition. Half title page has a price written in pencil. Dust jacket has the original price of $3.95 on the front inner flap. Binding is tight.; 8.40 X 5.60 X 1.30 inches; 447 pages; Stated first edition on copyright page. .

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +/very good. 447pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Black cloth over boards with silver stamping on the backstrip. Publisher's brown top stain. Brown endpapers reproducing the author's initials. The extremities are minimally bumped. In a dust jacket with subtle toning, minor staining to the rear panel and inside flap, and light rubbing and chipping to the edges. Ferber's novel So Big was awarded the 1925 Pulitzer Prize. This novel, a story of Texas, portrays "the staggering bigness- and the pathetic littleness- of a country within a country." (Dust jacket).

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GIANT

Ferber, Edna [1885 - 1968]

Garden City: Doubleday & Company Inc, 1952. 1st edition. Black cloth with silver spine lettering. Dust jacket. VG+/VG (some wear, with chipping to ends of spine panel).. 447 (1 blank)] pp. 8vo.

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. Black cloth; dust jacket; 8vo; pp. 447. Head of spine bumped; one tiny worm hole at bottom edge of text block. Dust jacket a bit scuffed along the edges and spine (affecting the title lettering); spine tips and corners chipped; VG in mylar, not price-clipped. A sweeping novel of Texas. It was released in 1956 as a film starring Elizabeth Taylor, James Dean, Rock Hudson, and Dennis Hopper.

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Giant

Ferber, Edna

Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 447pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Black cloth over boards with silver stamping on the backstrip. Publisher's light red top stain. Brown endpapers reproducing the author's initials. The spine is bumped at the head, and the boards show light shelf wear. In a dust jacket, with mild toning and rubbing, and occasional shallow closed tears and chips in the edges. Ferber's novel So Big was awarded the 1925 Pulitzer Prize. This novel, a story of Texas, portrays "the staggering bigness- and the pathetic littleness- of a country within a country." (Dust jacket).

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