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Pussy, King of the Pirates, Acker, Kathy
1 Acker, Kathy Pussy, King of the Pirates
New York Grove Press 1996 1st Softcover, Stated; 1st Printing thus Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Light shelf wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 277 pages; One of Acker's later, but most famous, novels. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Toughest Indian in the World, Alexie, Sherman
2 Alexie, Sherman The Toughest Indian in the World
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 2000 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 238 pages; Novel by Native American writer. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Embezzler, Auchincloss, Louis
3 Auchincloss, Louis The Embezzler
Boston Houghton and Mifflin 1966 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
The spine is very sunned, pages and fore edges somewhat toned. Owner's embossed stamp on title page and owner's name on half-title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 277 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4 Baily, Waldron Heart of the Blue Ridge
New York City Grosset & Dunlap 1915 PhotoPlay Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Scuffed and stained boards, front hinge starting, some pencil notes on endpapers. ; Photoplay edition, illustrated with stills from the silent movie. The end papers are movie scenes. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 275 pages; Sold on ABE 2/2/08 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Dead in 5 Heartbeats, Barger, Ralph Sonny
5 Barger, Ralph Sonny Dead in 5 Heartbeats
New York Harper Torch 2004 006053253X / 9780060532536 Softcover As New with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Book appears to be New and unread. Square, no creases. Flatsigned on title page. Softcover edition of novel by Hell's Angel leader, Sonny Barger. Barger is a main figure in Hunter Thompson's Hell's Angels. Autographed copies of any edition of this novel are uncommon. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 296 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Giles Goat-Boy, Barth, John
6 Barth, John Giles Goat-Boy
New York Doubleday 1966 Later Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket 
Book has some aging on foredges. Jacket has light edge and corner wear with minor chipping. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 720 pages; One of Barth's early comic novels. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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City Life, Barthelme, Donald
7 Barthelme, Donald City Life
New York Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1970 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket 
Book has light wear and some interior toning. Jacket has some edge, corner and surface wear with scuffing on bottom. It has a sunned spine and a tear at bottom of spine without loss. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 168 pages; Collection of stories by Barthelme. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Great Days, Barthelme, Donald
8 Barthelme, Donald Great Days
New York Farrar Strauss Giroux 1979 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Book and jacket have only very minor wear. Book has some comments at end of final story written in in Sharpie by John Raymond, who was the Book Review Editor for the Atlanta Constitution. His comments indicate some bewilderment with the book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 172 pages; Book of short stories. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Overnight to Many Distant Cities, Barthelme, Donald
9 Barthelme, Donald Overnight to Many Distant Cities
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1983 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Book would be NF except for "P" remainder mark on bottom foredge. Jacket has some shelfwear but no edge or corner problems. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Collection of short stories. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Nashville Chrome, Bass, Rick
10 Bass, Rick Nashville Chrome
New York Houghton Mifflin 2010 Second Printing Hardcover New in New dust jacket 
Book and jacket are New and unread. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages; Fictionalized history of Jim Ed Brown and his two ssters, Maxine and Bonnie, who made up The Browns and had the big hit The Three Bells. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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A Breath of French Air, Bates, H. E.
11 Bates, H. E. A Breath of French Air
Boston Atlantic Little, Brown 1959 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket 
Book has only very light wear with former owners' names on ffep, one a stamp. Jacket has some light edge and corner wear with some mild creasing along bottom edge. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 209 pages; Humorous English novel of a families' visit to France. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Diane, Best, Herbert
12 Best, Herbert Diane
New York City Pocket Books Cardinal Edition 1955 First Edition Thus; August 1955 Softcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Some edge and corner wear; glue pulled slight inside cover. Still square and secure. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 295 pages; A novel of "sin and greed in tropical Jamaica" to quote the cover. Typical 1950's cover art. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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Tedos and Tisod A Temperance Story, Bittenbender, Ada M.
13 Bittenbender, Ada M. Tedos and Tisod A Temperance Story
Lincoln, NE Gilloa Book Company 1911 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Green cloth with gilt titles. Some edge, corner and surdface wear. But still square and securely bound. This temperance novel once belonged to Richard Connell, author of the famous short story, "The Most Dangerous Game." Connell's signature and address in Beverly Hills, California are on the ffep. But, making the book somewhat special is a poem in Connell's hand on the front pastedown, summing up the book. The last two lines of the poem read, "Books of this nature, / Turn good men to sots." Funny poem, intriguing association. "The Most Dangerous Game" is one of the most frequently anthologized poems in American Literature. Book, signature, poem, all -- how can you ask for more? Another former owner's name is on the ffep. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 361 pages; Signed by Notable Personage, Unrelated 
Price: 100.00 USD
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A False Sense of Well Being, Braselton, Jeanne
14 Braselton, Jeanne A False Sense of Well Being
New York Ballentine 2002 ARC; ARC Softcover Near Fine Signed by Author
This copy has light shelf wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 242 pages; ARC of Braselton's first and only novel. Signed and inscribed on the title page to Braselton's friend, Dawn McFadden and her family. On the dedication there is another signed note from Braselton to McFadden saying that McFadden will be included in the Dedication list of the hardback copy. Interesting association. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Escape on Venus, Burroughs, Edgar Rice
15 Burroughs, Edgar Rice Escape on Venus
Tarzana, CA Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. 1946 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket Illustrated by John Coleman Burroughs 
Book has some light foxing, slightly bumped corners, some wear to head and foot of spine, darkened fore edges. Interior is slightly yellowed. DJ is in 2 pieces, now in a mylar protector, with significant loss on the spine, and chips and small tears, as well as age-toning. ; B & W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 347 pages; This is the fourth book in the series that includes Pirates of Venus, Lost on Venus and Carson of Venus. It sems to be the personal copy of North Carolina author William R. Trotter, who has signed at the top of the ffep in the margin above the map. A child's bookplate is on the ffep. It has the name Billy Trotter on it (perhaps his son? ) The bookplate looks much newer than the book. The book is illustrated by John Coleman Burroughs, the author's son. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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Seasoned Timber, Canfield, Dorothy
16 Canfield, Dorothy Seasoned Timber
New York Harcourt, Brace & Company 1939 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Beige, textured cloth with pastedown title on spine. Light edge and corner wear along with light aging. Former owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Square and securely bound . ; Color Frontispiece; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 485 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Beach Music, Conroy, Pat
17 Conroy, Pat Beach Music
New York City Doubleday 1995 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Lower right corner bumped, small chip at top of spine of DJ. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 628 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Van Bibber & Others, Davis, Richard Harding
18 Davis, Richard Harding Van Bibber & Others
New York City Harpers 1892 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Light shelf wear , light toning of pages and foredges. Some of the pages are unopened. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 249 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Sun Burn, De Campo Bello, Arturo Vincente
19 De Campo Bello, Arturo Vincente Sun Burn
Bangkok NY T. Plate Shift Publishing 2007 First Edition; First Printing Softcover As New Signed by Author
Book is New and unread. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 183 pages; Experimental and autobiographical novel, sometimes compared to a comic book without frames. Almost every other page is a surrealistic image. Fascinating work. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Coast Road, Delinsky, Barbara
20 Delinsky, Barbara Coast Road
New York City Simon & Schuster 1998 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket Signed by Author
Book and jacket appear new and unread. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 365 pages; Flatsigned by Delinsky of the second free endpaper. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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