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Mississippi Gulf Coast Scenes

By: Arrigo, Joseph A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Orleans, Forest Publishing Division: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 10319


Light toning on wraps along with very light edge and corner wear. Square and securely bound with no creasing or cracking on spine. Former owner's bookplate on ffep. ; B&W Drawings; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall View more info

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William Faulkner: the Yoknapatawpha Country

By: Brooks, Cleanth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1966

Edition: 1st Softcover

Seller ID: 10326


Book has some scuffs and creases along with edge and corner wear and creasing on spine. Still square and securely bound. G+ to VG-. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 500 pages View more info

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A Miracle of Catfish

By: Brown, Larry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Algonquin Books: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 8831


Both book and jacket have only very light shelf wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 455 pages; Brown's last novel, not quite completed and published posthumously. View more info

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Fay

By: Brown, Larry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Algonquin Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13497


Book and dust wrapper have only minor shelf wear. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 489 pages; Larry Brown was a fireman in Oxford, Mississippi when his first novel was published. His reputation continues to grow. View more info

Facing the Music

By: Brown, Larry

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Algonquin Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6724


This book and dustjacket appear to be new. This collection of short stories was Larry Brown's first book. It is flatsigned on the half-title. This is a beautiful copy. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 167 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Butcher Bird

By: Davis, Reuben

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York City, Little, Brown and Company: 1936

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 7249


Yellow boards with farm picture. This copy has some sunning or toning around the edges along with some generally light wear. There is also a light odor from storage. Dustjacket has edge and corner wear with small tears and chips and one larger chip, hald-dollar sized on the back. The book is square and securely bound with no tears or pasrting. Still an attractive copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 298 pages; Novel of black Mississippi sharecroppers by critically-respecte... View more info

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Faulkner at West Point

By: Fant, Joseph L. and Robert Ashley (eds.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 14552


Book has light shelf wear and expected aging, Jacket has edge and corner wear including loss at front top left corner. Volume includes text from pre-publication section from The Reivers, from which Faulkner read at the Military Academy. This text is followed by the oft-quoted question and answer section from cadets. Good information from Faulkner. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 136 pages View more info

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Father Abraham

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York City, Random House: 1983

Edition: First Trade Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6239


DJ has very light wear to head and foot of spie. ; Edited by James B . Meriwether. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 70 pages View more info

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Requiem for a Nun

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York City, Random House: 1951

Edition: First Trade Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 7479


This book came from a library but is not marked on the spine. Other usual library materials are present though no date due slip. Some of these marks are removable. The title page may have been loose at some point because tape has been used to reinforce the hinge on both sides.. The tape has yellowed. The dustjacket has some edge and corner wear, along with some light creasing. ; Ex-Libris; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 286 pages; Faulkner's famous follow-up to Sanctuary. Th... View more info

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The Wild Palms

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1939

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 10324


Beige cloth with gilt titles. Much soiling and toning with a sunned spine. Edge and corner wear. Still square and securely bound. Solid but soiled. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 339 pages View more info

Mosquitoes

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dell/Laurel Edition: 1965

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 10338


Pictorial wraps with small chip off top right corner (corner still present) otherwise this copy is close to near fine with an uncreased spine and very light wear. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 288 pages; First Laurel Edition of Faulkner's second novel. View more info

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Pylon

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Signet Books: 1951

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 10798


Pictorial wraps with some edge, corner and surface wear with scuffing along spine edge. Still square with one very light crease on spine. Book feels unread. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 189 pages; Stated first Signet printing. View more info

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The Town

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York City, Random House: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 12039


Book has light conrer wear, general light aging and a former owner's name in ink on ffep. Close to near fine. Square and securely bound. Jacket has some corner wear and minor damage with a little loss at head and fott of spine. Quite attractive, solid copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 371 pages; FIrst edition of one of Faulkner's Snopes Trilogy. Stated first printing, with repeated line on p. 327. View more info

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Mayday

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Notre Dame, University of Notre Dame Press: 1978

Edition: First Trade Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14551


Book appears as new; jacket has very light shelf wear. Early work by Faulkner which he produced in a hand-lettered and illustrated edition for a woman he loved - unrequited love. This book was published in a facsimile edition in 1977. This is the first trade edition. It includes B&W illustrations plus the only water color illustrations by Faulkner. Really interesting early work, before Faulkner truly began his career. ; Color and B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 87 ... View more info

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William Faulkner and the Tangible Past : The Architecture of Yoknapatawpha

By: Hines, Thomas S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14567


Both book and jacket have only very light shelf wear along with a very light bumpon the botto front right corner. Evocative study of the homes and businesses in and around Oxford, Mississippi and their relationship to Faulkner's fictional world. ; B&W and Color Photographs; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 164 pages View more info

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William Faulkner: Three Decades of Criticism

By: Hoffman, Frederick J. and Olga W. Vickery (Eds. )

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, A Harbinger Book: 1963

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 10318


Wear and aging with a few scuffs and creases. Foredges sunned or toned. Creasing on spine but book is square. A few pages have underlining and/or marginal notes. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 428 pages View more info

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Faulkner's People A Complete Guide and Index to Characters in Fiction of William Faulkner

By: Kirk, Rober W. and Marvin Klotz

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 10320


Scuffing and toning on wraps. Two light creases on spine which is not cracked. Book is square and binding is secure. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 354 pages; Dictionary-like work arranded by works. View more info

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The Echo of the Black Horn

By: Knight, Ethel

Price: $100.00

Publisher: (Mississippi), Self-Published: 1969

Edition: 2nd Printing, Stated

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15301


Maroon cloth over boards with gilt titles. Book is about near fine except for some light aging/soiling on foredges -- very minor wear otherwise. VG+. Jacket has a slight torn away spot at top right (see scan) and a couple of small chips at top of spine. Otherwise light edge, corner and surface wear with a light line of some sort on the rear. G+ to VG-. This book, bya a local Mississippi historian, is an account of what is known as The Free State of Jones. A Civil War so... View more info

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Eudora Welty: Writers' Reflections Upon First Reading Welty

By: McHaney, Pearl Amelia (Ed. )

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Athens GA, Hill Street Press: 1999

Edition: First Trade Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 7848


Book and jacket have only a trace of wear. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 118 pages; This is the stated first trade edition. There was a limited edition of 2oo numbered and 26 lettered copies that preceded this one. Great essays by great writers who offer their initial experience with Eudora Welty's writing. View more info

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Eudora Welty: a Writer's Eye

By: McHaney, Pearl Amelia (Ed. )

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Jackson MS, University Press of Mississippi: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 7849


Book and jacket have only a trace of wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 280 pages; Collection of book reviews by Welty, includes Faulkner, Salinger, Woolf, Perelman and many others. View more info