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The Dick An Occasional Newspaper of Observation, Literature & Commentary Volume 1 Number 1 by Sanders, Ed; McClure, Michael

Secret Location on the Lower East Side: No Publisher, 1967. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. One shot poetry magazine in newspaper format. Front page headline reads " Poet Ted Berrigan Teaches Parrot To Scarf Cock". An r-rated magazine. So...

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$300.00


McSorley's Wonderful Saloon (Inscribed) by Mitchell, Joseph

New York: Duell, Sloan, & Pearce, 1943. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. First edition of this iconic book on New York's oldest and most famous saloon. A superb near fine example in a bright very good price intact dustwrapper. Ni...

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$3,500.00


The Carolina Low-Country (Signed Limited Edition, From the Library of Dubose and Dorothy Heyward) by South Carolina - Smythe, Augustine T., Herbert Ravenel Sass, Alfred Huger, Beatrice Ravenel, Thomas R. Waring, Archibald Rutledge, Josephine Pinckney, Carolina Pinckney Rutledge, Dubose Heyward, Katherine C. Hutson and Robert W. Gordon

New York: MacMillan, 1931. First edition. Cloth. Very Good. Clothbound quarto. 328 pp. Illustrated with three color paintings, four etchings, two pen and ink drawings and a double-page color map. Limited edition of four hundred copies of which this i...

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$1,000.00


Such Counsels You Gave To Me & Other Poems (Inscribed Association Copy) by Jeffers, Robinson

New York: Random House, 1937. First edition. Cloth. Very Good/very good. 8vo. 129 pp. First edition of this collection of poems by the noted California poet. A very good copy in burgundy cloth covers in very good dustwrapper. This, a notable ASSOCIA...

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$1,500.00


The Martian Chronicles by Science Fiction - Bradbury, Ray

Garden City: Doubleday, 1950. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good +. First edition stated. The celebrated fantasy and science fiction author's second book. A collection of loosely related stories about life on Mars. Some minor professiona...

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$2,500.00


At La Puerta Escondida by Artist Book - Ferlinghetti, Lawrence with Bertrand Bracaval

Guenrouet, France: Pre Nian Editions, 2005. First Edition. Loose Sheets. Fine/No. Attractive poet / artist book collaboration between Ferlinghetti and Bracaval. Translation provided by Eve Lerner. Loose leaves laid into wrapper and issued in a hand-made...

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$1,250.00


George Gershwin's Song-Book (Signed Limited Edition) by Music - Gershwin, George (Illustrated by Alajalov)

New York: Random House, 1932. First edition. Full Leather. Fine. Small folio. 167 pp. One of only 300 special copies SIGNED by Gershwin and the illustrator, Alajalov. Handsomely rebound in full leather with gilt art deco design elements. This copy i...

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$6,500.00


Hurricane (Sheet Music) by Dylan, Bob and Jacques Levy

Artarmon, Australia: Ram's Horn Music, 1975. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. Scarce Dylan ephemera. Single sheet, folded once to form a four page booklet. Great cover photograph of Reuben "Hurricane" Carter in boxing gloves. Brief ...

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$400.00


X-Ray Magazine Number Two by Bukowski, Charles / Faigenbaum, Mark / Maynard, Joe / Sobolewski, Sam et al

San Francisco: Pneumatic Press, 1994. First Edition. Paperback. Fine/No. Issue number two of this eclectic magazine featuring photographs, found objects, poems, drawings and other inserts. One of only two hundred copies. Fine condition. Highest recommen...

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$750.00


Crash by Ballard, J. G

London: Jonathan Cape, 1973. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine/No. Uncorrected Proofs copy in bound wrappers. The author's best known work and source for the film of the same name. SIGNED by the author on the title page. A near fine example of thi...

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$2,250.00


Siebdruckbilder 1 (Signed) by Art - Rot, Diter (Dieter Roth) and Emmett Williams

Stuttgart: Edition Hansjorg Mayer, 1967. First edition. Loose Sheets. Fine. Collection of twelve post cards (12 x 16 cm) illustrated by Diter Rot, EACH CARD INITIALED AND DATED BY HIM IN 1967. One of only fifty sets printed. These cards were cut up fr...

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$3,000.00


A Death In China by Mystery - Montalbano, William D. And Hiaasen, Carl

New York: Atheneum, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. The third and final book written in collaboration by these two authors. A clean near fine example in near fine price intact dustwrapper. ...

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$250.00


Happy Birthday, Wanda June (Signed) by Vonnegut, Kurt, Jr

New York: Delacorte, 1971. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First edition of the author's first play. 197 pp. Reddish/orange endpapers. With a tiny bit of soiling to the bottom edge of the last couple of pages. Minor spine lean. A sol...

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$1,000.00


Vivir para contarla (Inscribed Copy) by Garcia Marquez, Gabriel

Nueva York: Alfred Knopf, 2003. Later printing. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Spanish language edition of the first volume of the Nobel Prize winner's autobiography. 573 pp. Cuarta impresion. A fine copy in fine dustwrapper. This copy INSCRIBED by the a...

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$1,000.00


The Ballad of the Sad Cafe including also The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter, Reflections In A Golden Eye, The Member Of The Wedding and New Short Stories (Inscribed) by McCullers, Carson

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1951. First edition. Hardcover. Good/very good. First edition. 791 pp. The collected novels and stories of Carson McCullers. INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper " for ___ and ___ with all love, Carson". ...

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$1,500.00


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