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Indian Killer

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5637


Book and jacket have only light shelfwear. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 420 pages; Alexie's third book, a dark mystery. Signed on title page. ; Signed by Author View more info

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The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Atlantic Monthly Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9374


Book and jacket have only minimal shelfwear. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 223 pages; One of Alexie's early, lyrical works. View more info

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Little Fugue

By: Anderson, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, A Ballentine Book (Random House): 2005

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9369


Book appears new and unread. Jacket has light shelf wear along with small nick, probably from packing, on the lower right corner. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 367 pages; First novel by Flannery O'Connor Award winner. View more info

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Affliction

By: Banks, Russell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Row: 1989

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7786


Both book and jacket have only very light wear. Attractive copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 355 pages; Acclaimed novel by Banks made into an excellent movie starring Nick Nolte. This copy is signed by Banks on the title page. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Letters A Novel

By: Barth, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8615


Book has only very light shelf wear. Jacket has bumps at corners. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; One of Barth's later novels. View more info

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East Is East

By: Boyle, T. Coraghessan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9368


Book and jacket appear new and unread with only a hint of shelf wear. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 364 pages; Comic novel of Japanese sailor stranded off the coast of Georgia. View more info

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Without a Hero

By: Boyle, T. Coraghessan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9370


Book and jacket are new and unread. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 238 pages; Short story collection. View more info

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A Whistling Woman

By: Byatt, A. S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9371


Book and jacket are new and unread. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 427 pages; Concluding novel in Byatt's quartet of novels about English life from the 1950's to the 1970's. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Bullet Park

By: Cheever, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York City, Alfred A. Knopf: 1969

Seller ID: 6227


Book corners slightly bumped. DJ has a small tear and crease at top right corner, some age-toning and wear to folds. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 245 pages; One of Cheever's better novels. Title page says this is "First and Second Printings Before Publication." View more info

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Bullet Park

By: Cheever, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York City, Alfred A. Knopf: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 13699


Both book and jacket have only light shelf wear and aging. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 245 pages; One of Cheever's more acclaimed novels. View more info

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The Killing Kind

By: Connolly, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York City, Atria Books: 2002

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7818


Book and jacket appear to be new. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 376 pages; Connolly's third book in the Charlie Parker series. Flatsigned on the title page. ; Signed by Author View more info

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The Reapers

By: Connolly, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York City, Atria Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9494


The rear pastedown is wrinkled at the bottom of the page, probably a binding flaw. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 351 pages; One of Connolly's Charlie Parker mysteries. View more info

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The Right Madness

By: Crumley, James

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9445


Book and jacket are very close to pristine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 289 pages; Hardboiled detective novel. Signed by Crumley on title page. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Two O'Clock, Eastern Wartime

By: Dunning, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9373


Book and jacket are new and unread. Remainder mark on bottom foredge. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 473 pages; John Dunning novel set in the world of radio in 1942. This "Fingerprint" edition has Dunning's signature and fingerprint (index) on a special Limitation page. ; Signed by Author View more info

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The Bookman's Promise A Clif Janeway Novel

By: Dunning, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York City, Scribner & Company: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8709


Minor shelf wear, appears unread. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 369 pages; One of Dunning's Cliff Janeway novels, signed on the title page. ; Signed by Author View more info

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A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

By: Eggers, Dave

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13475


Book and jacket have only very minor shelf wear. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 375 pages; People seem to eitherlove or hate this book. Eggers, who is a kind of publishing industry unto himself, is undoubtedly a major literary figure of the early 21st century. View more info

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The Bingo Palace

By: Erdrich, Louise

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 9446


Book and jacket have almost no wear. They appear new and unread. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 274 pages; Novel dealing with Native American culture and life. View more info

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Here I Am

By: Foer, Jonathan Safran

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 2016

Edition: First Edition, Stated; Signed Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14890


Book is New except for small packing ding ate bottom of spine on both book and dj. This is the special signed, first edition with a special tipped in page signed by Foer. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 571 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter

By: Franklin, Tom

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 2010

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11106


Boom and jacket are completely unused. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 272 pages; Intense novel set in the South. View more info

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The Divine Husband

By: Goldman, Francisco

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Books: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9444


Book has some spotting at bottom of front foredge not affecting interiro. Otherwise book is NF. Jacket is about new with some light shelfwear. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 465 pages; Signed by Goldman on title page. ; Signed by Author View more info