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Bildhuggarens Dotter (Sculptor's Daughter) by Jansson, Tove - 1968

Bildhuggarens Dotter (Sculptor's Daughter): A Signed Presentation Copy

by Jansson, Tove

Edition: 1st

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First Printing. Although not marked as such on the wrapper or covers, almost certainly an Advance Reading Copy of the true f…
  • Title: Bildhuggarens Dotter (Sculptor's Daughter)
  • Author: Jansson, Tove
  • Format/binding: Softcover
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st
  • Publisher: Schildts
  • Place: Helsinki
  • Date published: 1968

We have 4 copies available starting at £75.00

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Bildhuggarens Dotter (Sculptor's Daughter) - First Illustrated Edition

Jansson, Tove

Helsinki: Schildts, 1994 First thus, the revised edition. When first published in 1968 Tove Jansson insisted that her first foray into adult's literature would not include illustrations of any kind - so intent was she in distancing herself from the Moomins. By 1994 she had mellowed somewhat a…

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£75.00
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Bildhuggarens Dotter (Sculptor's Daughter) - The First Trade Edition

Jansson, Tove

Helsinki: Schildts, 1968 First Edition. The rarest of all Tove Jansson's first editions, the first trade edition of Sculptor's Daughter. As the publisher to whom she submitted her manuscripts Schildts were nervous about this departure from the Moomins series, particularly as the author re…

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£495.00
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Bildhuggarens Dotter (Sculptor's Daughter) - First Illustrated Edition - SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR!

Jansson, Tove

Helsinki: Schildts, 1994 1994, First thus, the revised, illustrated edition. When first published in 1968, Tove Jansson insisted that her first foray into adult's literature would not include illustrations of any kind - so intent was she in distancing herself from the Moomins. By 1994, however, s…

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£1,750.00
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Bildhuggarens Dotter (Sculptor's Daughter): A Signed Presentation Copy

Jansson, Tove

Helsinki: Schildts, 1968 First Printing. Printed in the original Swedish language. Although not marked as such on the wrapper or covers, almost certainly an Advance Reading Copy of the true first edition of Tove Jansson's Sculptor's Daughter. Softcover, pp. 146(7), index, plain white card covers …

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£3,250.00
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Dancing in the Movies

Boswell, Robert

  • Published:
  • Condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • ISBN: 0877451346
  • Bookseller: Crane's Bill Books
Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 1986. First Edition. . Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 144 pp. First printing of the author's first book, a collection of stories. Iowa School of Letters Award for Short Fiction. Spine very slightly cocked at crown, just a hint of foxing to top edge, otherwi…

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$10.00
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The Da Vinci Code

Dan Brown

New York: Doubleday, 2003. First printing. Hardback. Fine/Fine. Fine copy of the author's wildly best-selling and controversial novel. In a like dust jacket. First state, with "skitoma" on p 243 and price on jacket flap marked as $24.95.

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$22.50
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In the Spirit of Crazy Horse

Matthiessen, Peter

NY: The Viking Press, 1983. Hardcover. F/F+. 1st edition, 1st printing. Acclaimed author's controversial account of the deadly conflict that occurred between the FBI and Native American activists at Wounded Knee in 1975. This edition was withdrawn by the publisher because of a court case ar…

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$25.00
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If I Stay (Signed True 1st Printing)

Forman, Gayle

  • Published:
  • Condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: 1st Ed
  • ISBN: 0525421033
  • Bookseller: Bookcharmed
SCARCE 1ST PRINTING SIGNED BY GAYLE! Gorgeous giftable Near-Fine condition inside and out. Expedited shipping is welcome. Signed by author.

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$29.50
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The Spell of New Mexico

Hillerman, Tony (editor)

  • Published:
  • Condition: Fine
  • Edition: First Edition, First Printing
  • ISBN: 0826304206
  • Bookseller: McInBooks, IOBA
FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING (stated), Albuquerque NM, University of New Mexico; Press 1976. Dust Jacket Near Fine, Clean and Bright in Brodart protective cover, 2 small closed tears at the top of the spine, not price clipped ($5.95). Book Fine, Clean, no marks, no remainder mark. Binding Tight …

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$30.00
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A Fatal Attachment

Barnard, Robert

  • Published:
  • Condition: Fine minus
  • Edition: UK 1st printing signed by Barnard
  • Bookseller: Squid Ink Books
First UK printing, Fine minus book with very slight touch of slant top of spine in a Fine minus jacket with just a touch of light rubbing, a beautiful unread copy signed by Barnard on the title page.

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$35.00
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Men Die

Humes, H.L. (Harold Louis)

New York: Random House, 1959. First Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Humes's second novel, following 'The Underground City,' both of which led to his being considered by Esquire magazine as having the same promise as two obscure guys named Updike and Styron. Whoever they a…

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$15.00
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Dancing in the Movies

Boswell, Robert

  • Published:
  • Condition: Fine
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • ISBN: 0877451346
  • Bookseller: Idler Fine Books
Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 1986 First printing of the first edition, beige cloth spine, ivory cloth boards, 144 pages. 1 of only 1,500 copies printed. Winner of The Iowa School of Letters Award for Short Fiction. Author's first book. A faint stain to outer textblock, else the book a…

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$30.00
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The Sterile Cuckoo

Nichols, John

NY: David McKay Company Inc., 1965. Hardcover. F/VG+. 1st edition, 1st printing.. Author's first book. Basis for the 1969 film starring Liza Minnelli and Wendell Burton. Owner inscription on front fep. Jacket is rubbed and soiled and has minor chipping at spine and flap fold ends. GOING OU…

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$34.00
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Cesticka Pavoucich Hnizd.

Calvino, Italo; Karel Vaca

Praha MF, 1959, hardcover. First Edition in Czech. Translated from Italian (Il sentiero dei nidi di ragno) into CZECH [English title: Path To the Nest of Spiders]. -- Illustration on the double title page, jacket and book cover by Karel Vaca. -- [4] introductory pages on stiff paper, 5-142 [2] …

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$34.30