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Category: All Categories: Literature: General: Modern Firsts
73 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Ehrlich, Gretel  
A Match to the Heart: One Woman's Story of Being Struck by Lightning

Publisher: New York Pantheon Books 1994.
First printing. Octavo, Hardcover , 200 pages. Condition: Fine in a Near Fine Dust Jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     A stunning literary essay by the author of "The Solace of Open Spaces." Ehrlich was struck by lightning, temporarily stopping her heart. It is an amazing account of her recovery and self discovery. Minor wrinkling to jacket at heel of spine. No bumps or tears. Crisp copy. Fiction & Literature

Appr.: | AUD 11.39 CAD 11.18 EUR 7.93 GBP 5.81 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 100.00 

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2.
Updike, John  
A Month of Sundays

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975..
First edition hardback (stated), a Fine- copy in a Fine- dj with slight bumps at head and heel and the barest tarce of edgewear. Updike's seventh novel.

Appr.: | AUD 5.06 CAD 4.97 EUR 3.52 GBP 2.58 JPY 400.00 MXN 50.00 ZAR 44.44 

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3.
Schwamm, Ellen  
Adjacent Lives

Publisher: Knopf New York 1978.
Very Good++ in Good dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 8vo, 215 pp., Edgewear and several tears to dustjacket, previous owner's name on ffep. First novel by Schwamm set in the literary world of New York. She was the wife of noted author Harold Brodsky.

Appr.: | AUD 10.13 CAD 9.94 EUR 7.05 GBP 5.16 JPY 800.00 MXN 100.00 ZAR 88.89 

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4.
Stegner, Wallace  
All the Little Live Things

Publisher: New York Viking Press 1967.
First printing. Octavo, Full cloth , [vi], 345 pgs. Condition: Near Fine. No dust jacket.
     Blue cloth over boards with dark blue spine lettering and upper board author monogram, bright yellow top stain, gray endpapers. Minor wrinkling to cloth at heel of spine, a few light extremity rubs. Clean, straight, and crisp copy lacking the dust jacket. Fiction & Literature

Appr.: | AUD 11.39 CAD 11.18 EUR 7.93 GBP 5.81 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 100.00 

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5.
Simpson, Mona  
Anywhere But Here

Publisher: Knopf New York 1987.
Very Good++ in Very Good++ dustjacket. 1st, 3rd ptg Hardbound 8vo, 406 pp. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the half-title page. Promotional letter from publisher laid in. Well received first novel, later made into a movie.

Appr.: | AUD 25.32 CAD 24.84 EUR 17.62 GBP 12.90 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 222.22 

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6.
Doctorow, E. L.  
Billy Bathgate: a Novel

Publisher: New York Random House, Inc. 1989.
First printing. Octavo, Full cloth , 323 pages. Condition: Very Good in a Very Good Dust Jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     First edition. Story of underworld gangsters in the East Bronx during the Depression. Jacket has small wrinkles at spine ends, tiny rubs to corner tips. Fiction & Literature

Appr.: | AUD 15.19 CAD 14.91 EUR 10.57 GBP 7.74 JPY 1,200.00 MXN 150.00 ZAR 133.33 

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7.
Long, David  
Blue Spruce

Publisher: New York Scribner 1995.
First printing. Octavo, Hardcover , 254 pages. Condition: Fine in a fine jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     Wonderful stories of small-town Rocky Mountain west. A very enjoyable collection. Not price clipped. Fiction & Literature

Appr.: | AUD 11.39 CAD 11.18 EUR 7.93 GBP 5.81 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 100.00 

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8.
Lessing, Doris.  
Briefing for a Descent into Hell.

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Inc., 1971..
First U.S. hardback edition, an Ex-Library copy with all the usual flaws, otherwise NF-/F-, with light liquid staining to top stained edges of book which doesn't affect the pages themselves at all. Slipstream "inner space" novel of a man's fantastic journeys inside his own head, and of doctors' attempts to "cure" him. Modern Fantasy 100 list.

Appr.: | AUD 2.53 CAD 2.48 EUR 1.76 GBP 1.29 JPY 200.00 MXN 25.00 ZAR 22.22 

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9.
Hughes, Glyn  
BRONTE

Publisher: St. Martin's 1996.
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 1st US Edition Hardcover A fictional portrait of the famous Bronte sisters traces their family history from their beginning in the parish of Haworth in Yorkshire and the surrounding hills to their resulting adulthood and literary success. ; 031214816X Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 431 pages; BT10269U

Appr.: | AUD 41.14 CAD 40.37 EUR 28.63 GBP 20.97 JPY 3,250.00 MXN 406.25 ZAR 361.11 

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10.
Crews, Harry  
Car

Publisher: William Morrow New York 1972.
Very Good+ in blue boards. 1st Cloth Bds 8vo, 152 pp., Ex-library copy with "Discarded" stamp on title page and last page of text and library stamp on top of text block. Remnants of library pastedowns on rear free endpaper and evidence of tape on front and back boards which are slightly faded around the edges. In remarkably good condition for an ex-library copy.

Appr.: | AUD 82.28 CAD 80.75 EUR 57.27 GBP 41.94 JPY 6,500.00 MXN 812.50 ZAR 722.22 

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11.
Russell, Mary Doria.  
Children of God : A Novel.

Publisher: New York: Villard, [1998].
1st edition, 1st printing. ISBN: 067945635X Hardcover Fine book (no markings) / Fine dust jacket (price not clipped). A clean, fresh copy.

Appr.: | AUD 25.32 CAD 24.84 EUR 17.62 GBP 12.90 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 222.22 

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12.
Brown, Larry  
Dirty Work

Publisher: Chapel Hill Algonquin Books Chapel Hill 1989.
First printing. Octavo, Hardcover , 236 pages. Condition: Very Fine in a Near Fine Dust Jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     Book is unread. An exceptional first novel by a then captain of the Oxford Mississippi Fire Department. Jacket has a few tiny edge wrinkles. Crisp, with no remainder marks or prior ownership marks. Fiction & Literature

Appr.: | AUD 11.39 CAD 11.18 EUR 7.93 GBP 5.81 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 100.00 

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13.
Guterson, David  
EAST OF THE MOUNTAINS

Publisher: Harcourt Brace NY 1999.
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 1st Edition Hardcover 0151002290 Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 279 pages; 20735U

Appr.: | AUD 23.04 CAD 22.61 EUR 16.04 GBP 11.74 JPY 1,820.00 MXN 227.50 ZAR 202.22 

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14.
Aston, James (pen name of T.H. White).  
First Lesson.

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1933..
First U.S. Edition Octavo, about 7.75 inches tall, in mauve cloth stamped in black. 269 pages. An early novel by the author of "The Once and Future King", one of two published under the pen name, James Aston. Inside is clean and sound although a bit toned. The covers show a touch of darkening at the edges and the spine is a bit sun dulled. No jacket. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good

Appr.: | AUD 107.59 CAD 105.59 EUR 74.89 GBP 54.84 JPY 8,500.00 MXN 1,062.50 ZAR 944.44 

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15.
Covington, Vicki  
Gathering Home

Publisher: Simon & Schuster New York 1988.
As New in Very Good++ dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 8vo, 240 pp. First edition of author's first, highly praised novel set in Alabama in the early 1980s.

Appr.: | AUD 18.99 CAD 18.63 EUR 13.22 GBP 9.68 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 166.67 

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16.
Groom, Winston  
Gone the Sun

Publisher: New York Doubleday 1988.
First printing. Octavo, Hardcover , 302 pages. Condition: Fine in a fine jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     First edition by the author of "Forrest Gump." No prior ownership marks, jacket not clipped. Fiction & Literature

Appr.: | AUD 18.99 CAD 18.63 EUR 13.22 GBP 9.68 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 166.67 

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17.
Millay, Edna St. Vincent  
Huntsman, What Quarry?

Publisher: Harper & Brothers New York 1939.
Very Good++ in blue boards with black cloth binding. 1st Cloth Bds 8vo, 94 pp., Spine label darkened, corners slightly bumped, prev.owner's signature on ffep. Collection of poetry by one of the outstanding American women poets of the twentieth century.

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

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18.
Mendelsohn, Jane  
I Was Amelia Earhart: a novel

Publisher: New York Alfred A. Knopf 1996.
First printing. Duodecimo, Hardcover , 146 pages. Condition: Fine in a Near Fine Dust Jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     An imaginative first novel based on the life and disappearance of Amelia Earhart and her navigator, Fred Noonan. Some mild wrinkling to lower fore corner of jacket, front panel. Clean and sound. No prior ownership marks. Jacket not price-clipped. Fiction & Literature

Appr.: | AUD 18.99 CAD 18.63 EUR 13.22 GBP 9.68 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 166.67 

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19.
Sontag, Susan  
I, etcetera

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux New York 1978.
Very Good++ in Very Good++ dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 8vo, 246 pp., Stain to small portion of top of text block, not visible on the pages. First collection of fiction by noted novelist and essayist Susan Sontag.

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

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20.
Gordimer, Nadine  
July's People

Publisher: Viking Press New York 1981.
Very Good++ in Very Good++ dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 8vo, 160 pp. Novel by the great South African writer which puts a chilling and human face on the realities of apartheid.

Appr.: | AUD 10.13 CAD 9.94 EUR 7.05 GBP 5.16 JPY 800.00 MXN 100.00 ZAR 88.89 

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21.
Brookner, Anita  
Lewis Percy

Publisher: Pantheon New York 1989.
Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 8vo, 261 pp. Somewhat of a departure for Brookner, this novel has as its protagonist a young man, Lewis Percy, searching for love and commitment in the London of the late 1960s and early 1970s.

Appr.: | AUD 15.19 CAD 14.91 EUR 10.57 GBP 7.74 JPY 1,200.00 MXN 150.00 ZAR 133.33 

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22.
Garcia Marquez, Gabriel; translated by Edith Grossman.  
Love in the Time of Cholera.

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988..
First U.S. Edition ISBN: 0394561619 Octavo in black cloth stamped in gilt. 348 pages. A story of love in all its manifestations by the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature. A publisher's postcard with the jacket art (a Steichen photograph) is laid in. A clean, unworn book with no sign of wear in a likewise fresh jacket. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Fine Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 189.87 CAD 186.34 EUR 132.16 GBP 96.77 JPY 15,000.00 MXN 1,875.00 ZAR 1,666.67 

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23.
Cather, Willa.  
Lucy Gayheart.

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1935 ..
First Edition, First printing Hardback 12 mo, about 7.5 inches tall, in green cloth with paper labels on cover and spine. 231 pages. Crane, A20.a.i. Title on title page in red. Cather's western romance. Spine a little faded; binding sound; clean and unmarked, but with a touch of extremity wear. The jacket is complete but for minimal loss of material at tips and insignificant chipping at spine ends; spine ever so slightly darkened. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good DJ

Appr.: | AUD 221.52 CAD 217.39 EUR 154.19 GBP 112.90 JPY 17,500.00 MXN 2,187.50 ZAR 1,944.44 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 8368.
    
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24.
Howar, Barbara  
Making Ends Meet

Publisher: Random House New York 1976.
Very Good++ in Very Good+ dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 8vo, 369 pp., Slight shelfwear and edgewear to dustjacket. Novel of a woman whose sad and hilarious journey takes her from South Carolina to the fashion world of New York to the power corridors of Washington, D.C. This plot mirrors the life of the author in many ways.

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

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25.
Chabon, Michael  
Model World and Other Stories

Publisher: New York William Morrow and Company 1991.
First Edition. Octavo, Hardcover , 207 pages. Condition: As new in as new dust jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     Short stories by the acclaimed author of of "The Mysteries of Pittsburgh." His second book. Fiction & Literature

Appr.: | AUD 11.39 CAD 11.18 EUR 7.93 GBP 5.81 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 100.00 

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26.
O'Flaherty, Liam  
Mr. Gilhooley

Publisher: Harcourt Brace New York 1927.
Very Good in brown cloth boards. 1st, 2nd ptg Cloth Bds 8vo, 282 pp., Edgewear to head and tail of spine, abrasions and a small crack in cloth over spine, corners bumped, soiling to boards. Prev. owner's namestamp on ffep. First American edition of a novel by the great Irish writer.

Appr.: | AUD 18.99 CAD 18.63 EUR 13.22 GBP 9.68 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 166.67 

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27.
Binchy, Maeve  
Nights of Rain and Stars

Publisher: New York: Dutton, 2004 1st ed..
294pp. hardback tall 8vo: near Fine in a Fine dj.

Appr.: | AUD 6.32 CAD 6.20 EUR 4.40 GBP 3.22 JPY 499.00 MXN 62.38 ZAR 55.44 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 20256.
    
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28.
Otto, Whitney  
Now You See Her

Publisher: New York Villard Books 1994.
First printing. Small octavo, Hardcover , 303 pages. Condition: Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     By the author of "How to Make an American Quilt, " this is a novel of a woman who is gradually disappearing. Fiction & Literature

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29.
Durrell, Lawrence  
Nunquam

Publisher: New York: Dutton, 1970 1st ed..
319pp. red cloth 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover. The second novel in British writer Durrell's (1912-90) "Revolt of Aphrodite" sequence.

Appr.: | AUD 18.99 CAD 18.63 EUR 13.22 GBP 9.68 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 166.67 

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30.
Cather, Willa.  
Obscure Destinies: Three New Stories of the West.

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1932..
First Edition, First printing Hardback 12 mo, about 7.5 inches tall, in green cloth with paper labels on cover and spine. [232] pages. Crane, A19.a.i. A collection of three short stories with a decidedly historic feel. Spine a little faded (moreso at very bottom); binding sound; clean and unmarked, but with a touch of extremity wear. The jacket is complete but for minimal loss of material at head of spine.Jacket price clipped, as apparently all are, the price having been changed after printing. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good DJ

Appr.: | AUD 158.23 CAD 155.28 EUR 110.13 GBP 80.65 JPY 12,500.00 MXN 1,562.50 ZAR 1,388.89 

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31.
Butler, Robert Olen  
On Distant Ground

Publisher: New York Alfred A. Knopf 1985.
First printing. Octavo, Hardcover , 245 pages. Condition: Fine in a very good, price clipped jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     Novel of Vietnam, by a promising author. First edition. 3/8" closed tear on top edge of front panel of jacket near fore corner. Fiction & Literature

Appr.: | AUD 31.65 CAD 31.06 EUR 22.03 GBP 16.13 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 277.78 

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32.
Solzhenitsyn, Alexander  
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

Publisher: E.P. Dutton New York 1963.
Very Good++ in Very Good+ dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 8vo, 160 pp., Slight edgewear to dustjacket esp. at head of spine, slight shelfwear. First edition of the authorized translation of the Russian novelist's work on life in the Soviet Gulag. An important novel in the history of 20th century literature.

Appr.: | AUD 31.65 CAD 31.06 EUR 22.03 GBP 16.13 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 277.78 

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33.
Kosinski, Jerzy  
Pinball

Publisher: Bantam Books New York 1982.
Very Good++ in illustrated wrappers. 1st Softbound 8vo, 287 pp., Unread copy, spine without creasing. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the half-title page, "For Louise, affectionately, with much thought, Jerzy. New York, Summer, 1982." Drawing by Kosinski at the top of the page, and another, full signature across the title page. Issued simultaneously in cloth and paper.

Appr.: | AUD 25.32 CAD 24.84 EUR 17.62 GBP 12.90 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 222.22 

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34.
Alexie, Sherman.  
Reservation Blues.

Publisher: New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1995..
First Edition, First printing ISBN: 0871135949 Hardback octavo in blue paper covered boards. 306 pages. The author's second book, and first novel, which received glowing reviews. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR with a short personal salutation, dated July 1, 1995. A bright, crisp, unworn copy. The jacket has a touch of shelf wear, and some inexplicable tears, chips and punctures on the bottom inch of the front flap. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Very Good DJ

Appr.: | AUD 75.95 CAD 74.53 EUR 52.86 GBP 38.71 JPY 6,000.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 666.67 

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35.
Rudman, Mark  
Rider

Publisher: Univ. Press of New England Hanover 1994.
As New in illustrated glossy wrappers. 1st Softbound 8vo, 112 pp. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. Imprint of Wesleyan University Press. A combination of verse and lyrical prose.

Appr.: | AUD 15.19 CAD 14.91 EUR 10.57 GBP 7.74 JPY 1,200.00 MXN 150.00 ZAR 133.33 

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36.
Lopez, Barry.  
River Notes: The Dance of Herons.

Publisher: Kansas City: Andrews & McMeel Inc., 1979..
First Edition ISBN: 0836261062 Hardback octavo in greenish cloth. 100 pages. The author's third book and second novel of a planned trilogy. His writing is often called poetry in prose, and it is certainly composed in a poetic and mystical fashion. Nice copy with a very light bump to a corner, but clean, bright and crisp otherwise. The jacket is complete and untorn but the edges and tips are lightly worn and there are vertical wear lines where the jacket covers the gutter adjacent to the spine. There is also the remaining shadow of a penciled price at top front flap. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 50.63 CAD 49.69 EUR 35.24 GBP 25.81 JPY 4,000.00 MXN 500.00 ZAR 444.44 

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37.
Lesley, Craig.  
River Song [Signed].

Publisher: Boston: Houghton, 1989..
First Edition ISBN: 0395430836 Hardback. Book and jacket flawless but for very slight wear to bottom corner of jacket. Author's second book. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Fine Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 44.30 CAD 43.48 EUR 30.84 GBP 22.58 JPY 3,500.00 MXN 437.50 ZAR 388.89 

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38.
Tyler, Anne  
Saint Maybe

Publisher: Knopf New York 1991.
Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 8vo, 337 pp. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on a blank sheet bound in after the ffep. A novel of a young man haunted by guilt over his brother's fate. This was Pulitzer- Prize winning Tyler's twelfth novel.

Appr.: | AUD 31.65 CAD 31.06 EUR 22.03 GBP 16.13 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 277.78 

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39.
McLaverty, Michael  
School for Hope

Publisher: New York Macmillan Company 1954.
First printing. Octavo, Full cloth , [vi], 242 pages. Condition: Very Good in a Very Good Dust Jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     Novel set in a boys' school in a tiny coastal town in Western Ireland. Tan cloth over boards with black cloth spine, gilt stamped spine lettering. Prior owner name and date on front free endpaper. Mild extremity rubs. Jacket has edge tears, shallow chips, and light rubs. Fiction & Literature

Appr.: | AUD 7.59 CAD 7.45 EUR 5.29 GBP 3.87 JPY 600.00 MXN 75.00 ZAR 66.67 

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40.
Golub, Marcia  
Secret Correspondence

Publisher: Ticknor and Fields New York 1990.
Very Good++ in Very Good+ dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 8vo, 233 pp., Small tear to front of dustjacket where it meets the flap. First novel of a woman painter who becomes famous after her disappearance in the early 1990s. Her adoptive niece finds her diary and uncovers the secret life of a reclusive and talented woman.

Appr.: | AUD 15.19 CAD 14.91 EUR 10.57 GBP 7.74 JPY 1,200.00 MXN 150.00 ZAR 133.33 

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41.
Hart, Josephine  
Sin

Publisher: Knopf New York 1992.
Very Good++ in Very Good++ dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 8vo(small), 164 pp. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the half-title page. Second novel by the author of "Damage."

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

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42.
Buckley, William F.  
Stained Glass

Publisher: Garden City Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1978.
First printing. Octavo, Hardcover , 232 pages. Condition: Near fine in a slightly worn and soiled dust jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     Blackford Oakes in early 1950's Germany. Small bumps to heel of spine. Jacket has some light abrasions to front panel, small rubs and a short tear to heel of spine. Fiction & Literature

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43.
Forbes, Colin  
Target Five

Publisher: New York E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc. 1973.
First printing. Octavo, Full cloth , 256 pages. Condition: Very Good in a Very Good Dust Jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     The American Arctic command at Target Five try to capture a Top Secret list of Soviet strategic submarine stations. Cold War action novel. Red cloth over boards with silver stamped spine lettering. Prior owner name penned at top of front free endpaper. Minor spotting to text block edges, faintly browned area at fore edge of front free endpaper. Jacket has some mild edge wrinkles with slight rubbing. All in all a clean and bright copy. Fiction & Literature

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44.
Burns, Rex.  
The Alvarez Journal.

Publisher: London: Robert Hale, 1976..
First UK edition ISBN: 0709155956 Hardback 16mo, about 7.5 inches tall, in silver stamped black cloth. 200 pages. Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page: "To . : Gabe Wager's a jarhead, but he still appreciates a good reader. Best, Rex Burns. 19 Jun '83." The UK edition of the book which won Burns the Edgar for a first novel in 1976. A great police procedural with wonderful reviews. A clean bright copy with just lightly bumped corners. The jacket is complete but with light extremity wear and the back panel is moderately soiled by contact with a dirty neighbor. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good + DJ

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45.
Austin, Mary.  
The American Rhythm.

Publisher: New York: Harcourt Brace & CO, 1923..
First Edition Hardback 12 mo in brown decorated cloth with American Indian symbol on cover. 155 pages. A bright copy of Austin's book concerning the languages and music of the southwest Indians along with illustrative poetry. An ambitious project carried off admirably. Light extremity wear, a minor corner bump, an old bookstore sticker on front endpaper. The jacket is complete but for some minor loss at extremities, a nick in the middle of the spine toward the front, and about a quarter inch at spine top not affecting title; otherwise complete. Also a two inch tear at front top spine fold and lesser tears at top corners of rear panel. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- DJ

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46.
McLaverty, Michael  
The Choice

Publisher: New York Macmillan Company 1958.
First printing. Octavo, Full cloth , [viii], 239 pages. Condition: Very good in a good dust jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     Tragic novel set in Ireland. Jacket painting by John O'Hara Cosgrave II. Brown cloth over boards with grey cloth spine, green and black stamped lettering. Prior owner name on front free endpaper, faint dampstain along top edge of lower board. Light extremity rubs. Jacket has minor edge rubs and apparent damp rippling to rear panel. Fiction & Literature

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47.
Wilson, Edmund  
The Devils and Canon Barham

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux New York 1973.
Very Good++ in Very Good+ dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 12mo, 219 pp., One small tear to front of dustjacket, spine faded. Subtitled, "Ten Essays on Poets, Novelists and Monsters." The last book assembled by Wilson prior to his death in 1972.

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48.
Sennett, Richard  
The Frog Who Dared to Croak

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux New York 1982.
Very Good++ in Very Good++ dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 8vo, 182 pp. Novel of a leading European Marxist thinker who is also homosexual. Sennett is highly regarded both as a novelist and as a philosopher.

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49.
Garcia Marquez, Gabriel; translated by Edith Grossman.  
The General in His Labyrinth.

Publisher: New York: Knopf, 1990..
ISBN: 9780394582580 First American edition. 285 pp. Fine book (no markings) / Fine dust jacket (price not clipped). A clean, fresh copy. Hardcover

Appr.: | AUD 23.42 CAD 22.98 EUR 16.30 GBP 11.94 JPY 1,850.00 MXN 231.25 ZAR 205.56 

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50.
West, Richard M.  
The Girl in the Albergo Borghese

Publisher: Duckabush Press Sequim. WA 1991.
As New in illustrated wrappers. 1st Softbound 8vo, 78 pp. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. Collection of selected poems by the Pacific Northwest poet.

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51.
Siddons, Anne Rivers.  
The House Next Door.

Publisher: New York: Simon & Schuster, 1978..
First Edition ISBN: 0671240188 Octavo in gilt stamped brown paper covered boards. 346 pages. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE with a 21-word personalized inscription dated September, 1981. The author's third book and second novel (after "Heartbreak Hotel"), this involves an evil force in a beautiful house. Clean, bright and sound with a hint of wear to the tips. The jacket is complete and untorn but for a tiny edge nick at bottom rear panel. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

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52.
Barre, Richard  
The Innocents

Publisher: New York Walker and Company (1995).
First printing. Octavo, Hardcover , [x], 234 pages. Condition: Good in a fine jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     Gripping debut novel set in Southern California. Trancends the PI genre. Relatively small first printing. Spine slightly cocked, front free endpaper has a slight crease along fore edge, both boards have damaged areas from removal of adhesive tape. The rear board has three of these areas measuring roughly 1"x1" each. The front board has two, one of which measures 1"x1/2" and the other is about 3/4"x1 1/2". Book looks great inside, no prior ownership marks. Fiction & Literature

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53.
Clampitt, Amy  
The Kingfisher

Publisher: Knopf New York 1983.
Very good in wrappers. Advance Softbound 8vo, 148 pp., Slight soiling to wrappers, crease in bottom of front wrapper, small tear along edge of front wrapper where it meets the spine. Uncorrected proof of Clampitt's first trade edition of poetry.

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54.
Percy, Walker.  
The Last Gentleman.

Publisher: New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1966..
First edition Hardback octavo, green cloth spine on black paper covered boards. Very nice copy, unmarked, clean, soundly bound. The jacket is price clipped and lightly rubbed but untorn and unchipped. The author's second novel. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in VG+ DJ

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55.
Terrell, Upton  
The Little Dark Man
 Picture
Publisher: Chicago Reilly & Lee Co. (1934).
First printing. Octavo, Hardcover , 309 pages. Condition: Good in a good dust jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     Western set in Texas, Kansas, New Mexico, Wyoming, and Montana. This copy was in a rental library but bore the ordeal pretty well. The defects that resulted consist of several stamps to both endpapers, the jacket flaps being pasted to the front pastedowns, and the jacket being reinforced by a brown paper backing. No other library indications. Bound in blue textured paper over boards with spine and upper board stamped in orange, orange topstain. Endpapers are mildly browned, jacket extremities show mild rubs. Fiction & Literature

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56.
Merrick, Leonard  
The Little Dog Laughed

Publisher: E.P. Dutton New York 1930.
Very Good++ in blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. 1st Cloth Bds 8vo, 316 pp., Slightest soiling to boards. First American edition of this collection of short stories by Leonard Merrick.

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57.
Williams, Joan  
The Morning and the Evening

Publisher: New York Atheneum 1961.
First printing. Octavo, Full cloth , [vi], 248 pgs. Condition: Very good in a very good dust jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     First novel by this Tennessee native. Williams writes sensibly about an outcast in a small Southern town. Dark blue cloth over boards with gilt stamped spine lettering, dark blue top stain, orange endpapers. Touch of fading at extreme edges of boards. Jacket has mild rubbed wrinkling at extremities and a .25" chip at top edge of joint fold on rear panel. No prior ownership marks. Fiction & Literature

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58.
Theroux, Paul  
The Mosquito Coast

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Boston 1982.
Very Good++ in Very Good++ dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 8vo, 374 pp., Dustjacket spine sunned. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the ffep. Acclaimed novel of a family which seeks a simpler life in Central America and the madness which captures the father. Basis for the Harrison Ford movie.

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59.
Greene, Graham  
The Name of Action

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran Garden City 1931.
Very Good- in black embossed cloth boards. 1st Cloth Bds 8vo, 312 pp., Spine faded, edgewear to boards, corners bumped, back hinge starting. Small bookstore label on rear endpaper. Scarce novel by Greene who tried to have the publication of this book, his second, stopped. Both the English and American first printings were very small. Later editions of Greene's work does not make reference to this title.

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60.
Wiesel, Elie  
The Oath

Publisher: Random House New York 1973.
Very Good++ in Very Good+ dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 8vo, 283 pp., Slight edgewear to dustjacket. Translated from the French by Marion Wiesel. Eleventh work by the Nobel Prize winning author.

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61.
Conroy, Pat  
The Prince of Tides

Publisher: Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1986.
First printing. Octavo, Quarter cloth , [viii], 567 pp. Condition: Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     Conroy's powerful novel of family violence and psychology, set in New York City and the lowcountry of South Carolina. Gray paper sides, dark blue cloth spine. Gilt stamped spine lettering, blind embossed title on upper board. Jacket has a few tiny edge rubs. Crisp copy. No prior ownership marks. Fiction & Literature

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62.
Ishiguro, Kazuo.  
The Remains Of The Day.

Publisher: New York: Knopf, 1989..
First U.S. Edition ISBN: 0394573439 Octavo in gilt stamped blue cloth spine on gray paper covered boards. 245 pages. The author's third novel and winner of the Booker Prize. Merchant and Ivory produced an excellent movie with Anthony Hopkins and Emma Thompson. A lovely copy, clean, bright and sound with a minimal lower front corner bump. The jacket is price clipped with minimal wear at spine ends, but otherwise complete, clean and crisp. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

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63.
Naylor, Gloria.  
The Women of Brewster Place [Signed].

Publisher: New York: Viking Press, 1982..
First Edition ISBN: 0670778559 Hardback octavo in quarter black cloth on black paper covered boards. 192 pages. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE HALF TITLE PREFACED BY THE RECIPIENT'S FIRST NAME. The author's extraordinary first novel concerning the lives of contemporary black women. Made into a television movie by Oprah Winfrey. Bright, sound and unworn but for some minimal edge rubbing. The jacket is price clipped and it has a touch of wear to the head of spine, but otherwise bright and crisp. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine DJ

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64.
Shaw, Irwin.  
The Young Lions.

Publisher: New York: Random House, 1948..
First edition Hardback octavo in gilt stamped red and black cloth. Text is very lightly toned and the covers are lightly soiled, but the book is otherwise unmarked and soundly bound. The jacket has light edge and extremity wear; has several very small edge tears; and there is inconsequential shallow chipping at foot of spine. An excellent novel of World War II made into a movie. The author's first novel. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- DJ

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65.
Millay, Edna St. Vincent  
There Are No Islands, Any More

Publisher: Harper & Brothers New York 1940.
Good in blue wrappers. 1st Softbound 8vo, 10 pp., Front wrapper detached from body of text, chips around all edges of front wrapper, slight soiling to wrappers. Prev. owner's signature on half-title page. Subtitled, "Lines Written in Passion and in Deep Concern for England, France and My Own Country." Long poem written by Millay on the eve of World War II when isolationist sentiment ran high in the United States.

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66.
Naipaul, V.S.  
Three Novels: The Mystic Masseur; The Suffrage of Elvira; Miguel Street.

Publisher: New York: Knopf, 1982..
First Edition thus ISBN: 0394528476 Hardback octavo in quarter green cloth on beige paper covered boards. The author's first three novels published in one volume for the first time in the United States. A nice copy, bright and clean with just a bit of edge wear. The jacket has some light extremity wear with a tiny loss of material at head of spine, and some light soiling as well. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ

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67.
Fleming, Bruce  
Twilley: a Novel

Publisher: New York Turtle Point Press 1997.
First printing. 16mo, Wrappers , 334 pages. Condition: Near Fine.
     Experimental first novel about the nature of the self. Front cover has a wrinkle at middle of top edge. Fiction & Literature

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68.
Vollman, William T.  
Whores for Gloria.

Publisher: New York: Pantheon, 1991..
First edition, First printing ISBN: 0679403426 Hardback octavo in quarter black cloth on black paper covered boards. 138 pages. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR with an "ETish" doodle. A powerful evocation of the urban streetpeople set in San Francisco. The jacket has insignificant rubbing but the book and jacket are crisp, unmarked, unworn. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Near Fine DJ

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69.
Tegner, Henry.  
WILD CHEVIOT.
 Picture
Publisher: London: William Kimber (1962)..
First Edition. 160p: chapter headpieces; 22cm. 323g. Book: Near Fine (clean, tight, and sound, light erasure free-front endpaper). Dustjacket: Very Good Plus (a few tiny chips spine ends and tips). Grey hardcover. Book condition: Near Fine. Jacket condition: Very Good Plus.

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70.
Wilson, Edmund  
Wilson's Night Thoughts

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Cudahy New York 1961.
Very Good++ in Very Good++ dustjacket. 1st Hardbound 12mo, 282 pp., Slightest shelfwear to dustjacket. A collection of Edmund Wilson's poetry, serious, satirical and nonsense as well as a few short pieces of prose and some drawings by the author.

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71.
Halsey, Margaret.  
WITH MALICE TOWARD SOME.

Publisher: Simon & Schuster. 1938. (1938)..
1st edition, 1st printing. 278pp. 8vo. Blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine & a small, yellow cartoon pastedown on the front cover titled 'Westminster Abbey'. Top edge red. Dustjacket, 8 plates & one chapter head illustrated by Peggy Bacon. Gilt lettering on spine slightly dulled o/w Fine (No defects)/ DJ (heavy chipping at the top of the spine, 3/8' edge tear on the back cover, 1/2' & 3/8' tears at the top & bottom respectively of the front flap fold, minor edge creases & tears along the upper edges of the front & back o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects).

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72.
Vollmann, William T.  
You Bright and Risen Angels

Publisher: Andre Deutsch (UK), 1987.
First Edition, Hardback F/F-, with barely visible crease to dj spine. True first edition of an important slipstream novel by a hot young writer done in a very small print run of 2,500 copies. Gets compared to Pynchon a lot.

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73.
Arlen, Michael  
Young Men in Love

Publisher: George H. Doran New York 1927.
Very Good++ in black cloth boards with gilt lettering. 1st Cloth Bds 8vo, 317 pp., Prev. owner's name on ffep. A novel of the post-World War I generation in London.

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