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Scoop 1st Edition
Scoop 1st Edition
by Evelyn Waugh
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London: Chapman & Hall Ltd., (1938). Octavo, 12 x 18.5 cm. 308 pp. First edition, second state, as per Ahearn pp. 682. Publisher's red and black cloth-covered boards; spine stamped in gilt. Cloth rubbed and scuffed over front board; corners lightly... (read more)

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Selection: Number 2, Winter, 1960-61
Selection: Number 2, Winter, 1960-61
by Raymond Carver
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Chico: Chico State College, (1961). 13.5 x 21 cm. [v], 70pp, [5pp]. A literary journal published by Chico State College in 1961, this issue of Selections contains Raymond Carver's first published story, "Furious Seasons." Original blue printed wrappers... (read more)

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All Kneeling
All Kneeling
by Anne Parrish
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1928. Octavo, 14 x 19.5 cm, 323pp. Stated first edition with Harper & Brothers code G-C. Original black cloth stamped in red. Spine cocked; pages toned. Last page unopened; bookseller's ticket to the rear paste-down. Dust... (read more)

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The Marble Faun: Or, The Romance of Monte Beni, 2 Volumes
The Marble Faun: Or, The Romance of Monte Beni, 2 Volumes
by Nathaniel Hawthorne
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Boston: Ticknor & Fields 1860. 1st edition early printing with contents before preface catalog dated March 1860 at rear of vol 1 for instead of on on p. 225 of vol 1 no conclusion at end of vol 2. Brown blind-stamped cloth boards show considerable wear... (read more)

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Border Men 1st Edition
Border Men 1st Edition
by John Comley
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London: Heinemann, (1961) Full black publisher's cloth, illustrated dust jacket. Good Condition in a lightly rubbed & worn dust jacket that shows soiling to the rear panel. SB/kb... (read more)

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The Year of Living Dangerously
The Year of Living Dangerously
by C. J. Koch
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(West Melbourne: Thomas Nelson Australia Pty Ltd, 1978). 14.5 x 22 cm, 296pp. First edition. Bound in black paper over boards, spine stamped in white. Binding worn at the edges; corners lightly bumped; spine cocked; text block pulling slightly from the... (read more)

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It Catches My Heart in Its Hands Signed 1st Edition
It Catches My Heart in Its Hands Signed 1st Edition
by Charles Bukowski
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(New Orleans): Loujon Press, (1963). Softcover in folding paper wrappers, 19 x 26 cm. First printing, one of 777 copies, signed by Charles Bukowski and dated 11-19-63 on the first page in silver ink. Pages printed on multiple colors of paper with deckle... (read more)

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Hunters
Hunters
by James Salter
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"My ideal", said James Salter in 1990, "is a book that is perfect on every page". Salter has returned to his first novel, The Hunters, to address imperfections that have haunted him since it was first published in 1956. Now Counterpoint will publish a... (read more)

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The Garlic Ballads
The Garlic Ballads
by Mo Yan
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(New York): Viking, (1995). Octavo, 16 x 23.5 cm, 290pp. First edition. Bound in red paper over boards with black paper backstrip stamped in silver. Boards lightly edgeworn; remainder mark to the lower edge of the text block; light soiling to all edges... (read more)

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Methow River Poems
Methow River Poems
by William Stafford
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Lewiston, ID: Confluence Press, (1995). Staple-bound pamphlet, 16.5 x 11.5 cm. Unpaginated. From the unlimited second edition of February, 1998. Gray french wrappers printed in blue. Corners lightly bumped. Near Fine condition ji... (read more)

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Critical Essays on Jorge Luis Borges
Critical Essays on Jorge Luis Borges
by Jaime Alazraki
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Boston: G K Hall & Co., (1987) 8vo., vi, 198pp. Quarter green cloth over boards. Previous owner's name in pen to front paste down. Lacking the dust jacket. Essays by Updike, Barth, Gass, Kazin & others. CVW/kb... (read more)

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Saturday Night and Sunday Morning 1st Edition
Saturday Night and Sunday Morning 1st Edition
by Alan Sillitoe
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London: W. H. Allen, 1958. 13.5 x 20 cm, 213pp. First edition. Bound in red cloth, spine stamped in silver. Binding rubbed and lightly worn; spine faded; a few dents to the top edge of the rear board. Pages age-toned with a few light spot stains to the... (read more)

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Riding Out the Tropical Depression Signed Edition
Riding Out the Tropical Depression Signed Edition
by Ellen Gilchrist
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New Orleans: Faust Publishing, 1986. Signed limited edition, number 50 of 300 produced. Full purple cloth stamped in gilt. Front board lightly scuffed. Very Good condition. CH/kb... (read more)

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The Goldfinch Signed 1st Edition
The Goldfinch Signed 1st Edition
by Donna Tartt
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Under the Volcano 1st Edition
Under the Volcano 1st Edition
by Malcolm Lowry
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First Poems
First Poems
by Edwin Muir
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A Thousand and One Afternoons in Chicago 1st Edition
A Thousand and One Afternoons in Chicago 1st Edition
by Ben Hecht
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Hooking Up Signed 1st Edition
Hooking Up Signed 1st Edition
by Tom Wolfe
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The Best Thing in Edinburgh
The Best Thing in Edinburgh
by Robert Louis Stevenson
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Idyll in the Desert Signed Edition
Idyll in the Desert Signed Edition
by William Faulkner
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