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Pussy, King of the Pirates

By: Acker, Kathy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Softcover, Stated; 1st Printing thus

Seller ID: 7760


Light shelf wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 277 pages; One of Acker's later, but most famous, novels. View more info

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The Toughest Indian in the World

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8312


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 238 pages; Novel by Native American writer. View more info

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The Embezzler

By: Auchincloss, Louis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1966

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 5547


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 View more info

Heart of the Blue Ridge

By: Baily, Waldron

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York City, Grosset & Dunlap: 1915

Edition: PhotoPlay Edition

Seller ID: 5495


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 View more info

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City Life

By: Barthelme, Donald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1970

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8378


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. View more info

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Great Days

By: Barthelme, Donald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar Strauss Giroux: 1979

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9093


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. View more info

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Overnight to Many Distant Cities

By: Barthelme, Donald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1983

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9095


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. View more info

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Nashville Chrome

By: Bass, Rick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin: 2010

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 8881


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. View more info

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A Breath of French Air

By: Bates, H. E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Atlantic Little, Brown: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 8425


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" - 7½" tall; 209 pages; Humorous English novel of a families' visit to France. View more info

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Diane

By: Best, Herbert

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York City, Pocket Books Cardinal Edition: 1955

Edition: First Edition Thus; August 1955

Seller ID: 6384


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. View more info

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Tedos and Tisod A Temperance Story

By: Bittenbender, Ada M.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, Gilloa Book Company: 1911

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10746


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 n... View more info

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A False Sense of Well Being

By: Braselton, Jeanne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Ballentine: 2002

Edition: ARC; ARC

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7884


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 View more info

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Escape on Venus

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Tarzana, CA, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc.: 1946

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6830


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 N... View more info

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Seasoned Timber

By: Canfield, Dorothy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1939

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10744


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 View more info

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Beach Music

By: Conroy, Pat

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York City, Doubleday: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 5662


Lower right corner bumped, small chip at top of spine of DJ. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 628 pages View more info

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Van Bibber & Others

By: Davis, Richard Harding

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York City, Harpers: 1892

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 5703


Light shelf wear , light toning of pages and foredges. Some of the pages are unopened. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 249 pages View more info

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Sun Burn

By: De Campo Bello, Arturo Vincente

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bangkok NY, T. Plate Shift Publishing: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7657


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 View more info

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Coast Road

By: Delinsky, Barbara

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York City, Simon & Schuster: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7820


Book and jacket appear new and unread. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 365 pages; Flatsigned by Delinsky of the second free endpaper. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Last Tales

By: Dinesen, Isak

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York City, Random House: 1957

Edition: First American Edition; 1st Printing, Stated

Seller ID: 7471


Book has general wear and aging with small stain, possibly pencil near the top of front foredge. Dust jacket has some edge and corner wear along with several quarter-sized chips. See scan. Book is square and securely bound. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 341 pages; Danish writer Dinesen's last collection of short stories. This copy states, "First Printing" of, I assume, the First American Edition. View more info

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The Church of Dead Girls

By: Dobyns, Stephen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Books Henry Holt: 1997

Edition: Advance Review Copy

Seller ID: 8311


Light shelf wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 388 pages; Mystery novel by poet Dobyns that focuses on the effect that murders produce on a town. View more info