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Something To Be Desired

By McGuane, Thomas




Thomas McGuane lives in Sweet Grass County, Montana. He is the author of eight previous novels and a collection of stories, as well as two collections of essays.


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Something To Be Desired

McGUANE, Thomas

NY: Random House. (1984). The uncorrected proof copy. Signed by the author. Fine in wrappers. Unless otherwise noted, our first editions are first printings. First Edition. Softcover. Fine.

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SOMETHING TO BE DESIRED

McGuane, Thomas

Random House. NY., 1984 Book size about 5 1/2 by 8 inches with some 168 pages. STATED UNCORRECTED PROOF bound in yellow wrappers with black lettering. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE. Faint crease to rear cover top edge else no sign of wear. NEAR FINE Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition.. Soft cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

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Something to Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Random House, Incorporated, 1984. One half inch closed tear on back of dj, otherwise, a Fine unread copy protected by Brodart Archival cover. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Something to Be Desired

Thomas McGuane

1984-09-02. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Something to Be Desired

Thomas McGuane

1985-03-02. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Something To Be Desired

McGUANE, Thomas

Secker & Warburg, 1985-01-01. Hardcover. VeryGood. . Signed first. Dust Jacket is in a removable, clear plastic (Brodart) protector, pages are tanned and clean.

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SOMETHING TO BE DESIRED.

McGuane, Thomas.

NY: RANDOM HOUSE. 1984. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1984. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0394528735 . First Edition. SIGNED by Thomas McGuane on title page. Near fine in fine dust jacket. (Hint of foxing at top edge. ) .

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Something To Be Desired

McGUANE, Thomas

London: Secker & Warburg. (1985). The first British edition. Signed by the author. Fine in a very near fine dust jacket with a lamination wrinkle on the rear panel. Unless otherwise noted, our first editions are first printings. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine.

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Something to Be Desired: A Novel

McGuane, Thomas

Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Inc, 1984. Blue half-cloth, cream boards, gilt titles, blindstamp to front board. Stated first edition. Signed on title page and dated "Oxford 1993." Book fine. DJ in Mylar also near fine with slight aging to flaps. 173 pp.. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Book.

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Something to Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

New York: Random House. Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. 0394528735 . Stated First Edition SIGNED by Author on front endpaper. A high-spirited novel about a man blinded by a flaw in himself. Very Good Plus: corners bumped. Near Fine dust jacket protect in archival plastic cover. ; 7.60 X 5.10 X 0.40 inches; 173 pages .

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Something To Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

New York: Random House, [1984]. 1st. Hardcover. Book fine, Dust jacket fine.. First edition. Signed by the author on the title page. Bound in original quarter blue cloth and white paper boards with the title stamped in silver on the spine. Fine in a fine unclipped dust jacket.

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Something to Be Desired (Signed 1st Printing)

Thomas McGuane

USA: Random House Inc, 1984. First Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 1984. First Random House Printing. A first print copy in fine condition in an unclipped and just about fine dustjacket with only the lightest of rubbing from shelfwear on the dustjacket. This copy signed by McGuane on the title page. Very nice collectible copy of one of McGuane's earlier works. Protected in a new acrylic dustjacket covering.

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Something to be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

New York: Random House, 1984. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Signed on the title page.

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Something To Be Desired.

McGUANE, Thomas

New York: Random House, 1984. Signed on the title page by Thomas McGuane. First edition / First printing. Blue cloth spine, white paper-covered boards. Near fine in near fine dust jacket, with a crease to the rear jacket flap.

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Something To Be Desired

MCGUANE, Thomas

New York, Random House [1984]., 1984. First edition (so stated). 8vo. Dust jacket designed by George Corsillo (unclipped). Very good-fine. 173 pages. No signatures or bookplates. Remainder mark on top edge. Signed and inscribed by Thomas McGuane on the front pastedown: "To Jim d'Arc with gratitude for saving me from the ravages of time. My best Tom McGuane, 1988.". Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

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Something to be Desired

McGUANE, Thomas

New York: Random House, 1984. First. hardcover. fine/fine. 8vo, cloth backed boards, d.w. New York: Random House (1984). First Edition.

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Something to Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

Vintage. PAPERBACK. 0394731565 New Condition. . New.

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Something to Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

Random House. Hardcover. 0394528735 New Condition. . New.

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SOMETHING TO BE DESIRED

McGUANE, Thomas

Secker & Warburg. London., 1985 Book size about 5 1/2 by 8 1/2 inches with some 168 pages. Bound in blue paper over boards with gilt spine lettering. In the original dust wrapper with front flap price of L8.95 net. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE. First English Edition. Wrapper with a clear plastic protector. Book with tiny corner bump else no sign of wear. Publisher had problems with laminating the dust wrapper with clear plastic and there are lamination lines on front and rear covers; light edge wear. FINE/VERY GOOD Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.

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Something to Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Random House, Incorporated, 1984. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author on Title Page. 1st Edition. Dust jacket has a small wear spot to the bottom of the front panel edge crease. Dust Jacket is protected by removable Brodart cover..

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Something to Be Desired

Thomas McGuane

1984-09-02. 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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Something to Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Random House, Incorporated, 1984. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author on Title Page. 1st Edition. Book has minor bump at bottom of front board. DJ has light age discolor. Dust Jacket is protected by removable Brodart cover..

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Something to Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Random House, Incorporated, 1984. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author on Title Page. 1st Edition. DJ has light age discolor and some light edge wear. Dust Jacket is protected by removable Brodart cover..

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SOMETHING TO BE DESIRED.

McGuane, Thomas.

NY: RANDOM HOUSE. 1984. Fine. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. 0394528735 . SIGNED by Thomas McGuane on the title page. Fine in a fine dj. (S); Signed by Author(s) .

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Something to Be Desired

Thomas McGuane

1985-03-02. 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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SOMETHING TO BE DESIRED

McGuane, Thomas

NY: Random House, 1984. First edition, first prnt. Signed on title page with "Portland 1992" by McGuane on the title page. Minimal spine top cloth wear; dustjacket with short shallow crease on the rear flap. Near Fine condition in a Near Fine dustjacket with an archival cover.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcovers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. The images are of the book described and not stock photos,.

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Something to be Desired

MCGUANE, Thomas

New York: Random House, 1984. First edition. Hardcover. Hardcover. First edition. Fine in fine dust jacket. Minor toning to the flaps. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper and dated 1987. From the estate of Beef Torrey, writer, raconteur and friend to many many writers, including McGuane.

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Something to Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Random House, Incorporated, 1984. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author on Title Page. 1st Edition. Red remainder mark on top of page block. Dust Jacket is protected by removable Brodart cover..

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Something to Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Random House, Incorporated, 1984. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author on Title Page. 1st Edition. Book has minor bump at top front corner of board. DJ haslight bumping at top of both front and back corners and two short closed tears connected by a crease on the front panel. Dust Jacket is protected by removable Brodart cover..

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Something To Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

New York: Random House, 1984. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Bound in original quarter blue cloth and white paper boards with the title stamped in silver on the spine.

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SOMETHING TO BE DESIRED.

McGuane, Thomas.

New York:: Random House,, (1984.). Very good in very good dust jacket (name on front endpaper, slight spine slant, crease to dj flap). First printing. The sixth novel, the story of a man who gives up everything for his obsession and pays dearly for it. Set mostly in Montana, SIGNED on title page. 173 pp.

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Something to be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

New York: Random House, 1986. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 173 pp. Price of $14.95 on front flap of jacket.

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Something to be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

Random House (1984) First Edition, nr fine/nr fine. First Edition.

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Something To Be Desired.

McGuane, Thomas.

Random House, 1984. First edition. Fine with previous owners gift inscription in faintly worn dust jacket.

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Something to Be Desired

Thomas McGuane

Random House, 1984. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Inscribed and signed by the author. Review copy with author's photo and advertising card laid in..

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Something to Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

New York: Random House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1984. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0394528735 . Signed by McGuane on the title page. A bump to the bottom corner, and a touch of edgewear to the top of the front flap and head of the spine. A novel in which Lucien Taylor, a native son of Montana, embarks on a half-witted, half-unwilling journey into self-discovery. ; 173 pages; Signed by Author .

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Something to Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

Random House. Hardcover. 0394528735 First edition, First Printing. Signed by the author on the title page. NOT inscribed, NOT REMAINDER marked. NOT ex library. NOT Book Club. Securely wrapped, dust jacket in protective cover and shipped in a box. Fine/Fine . Fine. 1984. 1st Edition.

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Something to be Desired

MCGUANE, Thomas

NY: Random House, 1984. A novel by the author of "The Bushwhacked Piano". Nice, tight, clean copy in a pictoral dustwrapper. The first edition, of course.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

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Something to Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

Random House. Hardcover. 0394528735 This hardcover book is square and tight. The boards and spine have no wear with pristine lettering. The pages and endpages are clean, with no markings or folds. The dustjacket is As New. Original Price is intact. Not ex-lib. No remainder mark. . Fine. 1984. First Edition.

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Something to be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

New York: Random House. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1984. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0394528735 . This book "is Thomas McGuane's wisest and wittiest novel to date. Yet it deals with the serious themes of misguided sexual obsessions, the anguish of separation, the rekindling of a child's alienated affections, and the satisfaction of putting to rest a desire that has diminished all others." Ships same or next business day. Slight slant to spine. Minor edge wear. Small bumps on spine ends. Yellowed on edges of boards. Small tear on head edge of back board. Faint soiling to edges of pages. Text is clean. Dust jacket protected in archival cover. Moderate edge and shelf wear. Small creases on corners and spine ends. Two 1/2-inch tears near spine head. Faintly yellowed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 173 pages .

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Something to Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

NY: Random House Inc, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover in dust jacket. Published NY: Random House, 1984 Tiny rub spot along bottom edge of front board, light remainder stripe, otherwise near fine in fine dj.. 1st. Hard. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo.

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McGuane, Thomas

Random House, 1984. First Edition (first printing). The seventh novel by the popular author of THE SPORTING CLUB and NINETY-TWO IN THE SHADE, the story of a man who has two loves. Near Fine/Near Fine -- a stamped name and address to the rear free end paper and a little crimping at the top of the dust jacket spine. Signed and dated "McLeod, Montana 1996" by McGuane on the half title page. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

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Something To Be Desired

MCGUANE, Thomas

New York: Random House, 1984. First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with a small tear.

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Something to Be Desired

McGUANE, Thomas

New York: Random House, 1984. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper.

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SOMETHING TO BE DESIRED

MCGUANE, THOMAS

NEW YORK NY: RANDOM HOUSE. F/NF. 1984. FIRST EDITION. HARDCOVER. D.J. IS FINE BUT FOR A SHORT TEAR AT THE TOP OF THE FRONT PANEL. ANEXCELLANT COPY.. Keywords: NOVEL, INVISIBLE, ABCDEF.

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Something to Be Desired

Thomas McGuane

Random House, 1984-10-01. Hardcover. Used:Good.

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Something to Be Desired

Thomas McGuane

Vintage, 1985-04-12. Paperback. Used:Good.

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Something To Be Desired

McGuane, Thomas

true. Hardcover. Very Good – Used. 1st edition; almost like new.

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Something To Be Desired

McGUANE, Thomas

New York: Random House, 1984. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. Very good or better in very good dustwrapper. Clean text in clean clothcovers with mild bumps on frontbottom edges, clean dustwrapper is chipped 2" on back and lightly rubbed on edges and Corners. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

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McGUANE, Thomas

New York: Random House, 1984. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Very good bumped ends, light soiling of panels, light fading of spine, top corner of last 3 pgs dog-eared. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

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