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What We Talk About When We Talk About Love

What We Talk About When We Talk About Love

by Raymond Carver

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Mississauga, Ontario
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London: Collins, 1982. First UK Edition. Signed by Carver on the title page and additionally inscribed by him, on the front flyleaf, to his British editor and publisher, Peter Straus, in London, in 1987. "To Peter/with kind regards./Ray Carver/June 1987/London!" Fine book in a near fine Dust Jacket with two edge tears on the back and a crease at the upper front fold. A good association copy.. Signed by Author. First Edition.
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WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

by CARVER, Raymond

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Used - Fine in a Fine dustwrapper
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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Fine in a Fine dustwrapper. Uncorrected Proof in cream wraps of Carver's second major collection of short fiction and his first book to go into further printings. Included is the story "Why Don't You Dance?," basis for the 2010 Will Ferrell film EVERYTHING MUST GO. Reproduces many corrections in the text. Not only is this copy SIGNED by the author on the title page, but it also includes a very scarce example of the proof dustwrapper with the spine and front cover similar to the finished version but the rear cover and inside flaps blank.
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What We Talk About When We Talk About Love

What We Talk About When We Talk About Love

by CARVER, RAYMOND

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Used - VG+
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1st
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Hardcover
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Toronto, Ontario
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New York: Knopf, 1981. Signed by Carver on endpaper. His first commercial success. Slight fading on dj spine. Slight sunning to top and bottom edge. otherwise a fine copy.. Signed by Author. 1st. Cloth and Boards. VG+/VG+. Octavo.
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What We Talk About When We Talk About Love.

What We Talk About When We Talk About Love.

by Carver, Raymond

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Hardcover
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Palm Beach, Florida
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First edition of Carver's classic collection of stories. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Raymond Carver on the front free endpaper. Fine in a fine dust jacket. A superior example. "What We Talk About When We Talk About Love" is not only the most well-known short story title of the latter part of the 20th century; it has come to stand for an entire aesthetic, the bare-bones prose style for which Raymond Carver became famous. Perhaps, it could be argued, too famous, at least for his fiction's own good. Like those of Hemingway or any other writer similarly loved, imitated, parodied, and reviled, these stories can sometimes produce the sense of reading pastiche. "A man without hands came to the door to sell me a photograph of my house." "That morning she pours Teacher's over my belly and licks it off. That afternoon she tries to jump out the window." "My friend Mel McGinnis was talking. Mel is a cardiologist, and sometimes… Read more
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WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

by CARVER, Raymond

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Used - Pencil name and date on title page, could easily be erased. Mild and rather typical sunning to the edges. About Fine in a Fine d
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First Edition. hardcover. Pencil name and date on title page, could easily be erased. Mild and rather typical sunning to the edges. About Fine in a Fine dustwrapper. First Printing of Carver's second major collection of short fiction and his first book to go into further printings. Included is the story "Why Don't You Dance?," basis for the 2010 Will Ferrell film EVERYTHING MUST GO. INSCRIBED for Michael in April 1983 and SIGNED by the author on the title page.
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What We Talk About When We Talk About Love.

by CARVER, Raymond.

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Used
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First edition.
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Hardcover
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Berkeley, California
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NY: Knopf,, 1981.. First edition.. 159 pp. Insect damage along bottom edges of boards, else near fine in fine dust jacket. Carver's second collection of stories from a trade publisher. INSCRIBED by Carver on the half-title page, “for Doug Blazek,/ with regards, / and admiration. / Ray. Carver.” Review slip and promotional postcard laid in.
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WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

by CARVER, Raymond

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Used - Ink date and place on the front endpaper. Mild and rather typical sunning to the edges. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper wit
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First Edition. hardcover. Ink date and place on the front endpaper. Mild and rather typical sunning to the edges. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper with short tears and wrinkling at the head of the spine. First Printing of Carver's second major collection of short fiction and his first book to go into further printings. Included is the story "Why Don't You Dance?," basis for the 2010 Will Ferrell film EVERYTHING MUST GO. A Review Copy with the publisher's slip laid in. SIGNED twice by the author, once on the front endpaper and again on the title page.
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WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

by CARVER, Raymond

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Used - About Fine in a close to Fine dustwrapper
Edition
First British Edition
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Hardcover
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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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London: Collins, 1982. First British Edition. hardcover. About Fine in a close to Fine dustwrapper. Carver's second major collection of short fiction and his first book to go into further printings. Included is the story "Why Don't You Dance?," basis for the 2010 Will Ferrell film EVERYTHING MUST GO. This copy SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper. Much less common than the American edition which was published the previous year.
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WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE and FIRES. ESSAYS POEMS STORIES

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE and FIRES. ESSAYS POEMS STORIES

by CARVER, Raymond

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Fine, both housed in a specially made stiff, archival paper case
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First Vintage Books Edition
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Paperback
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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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New York: Vintage Books, (March 1982) and (March 1984). First Vintage Books Edition. Paperback. Fine, both housed in a specially made stiff, archival paper case. First Paperback printings of both books, each copy INSCRIBED "For Bert(?)" and SIGNED by the author "Ray Carver/Sacramento" on the half-title pages, the first title also dated "2-24-87."
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WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

by CARVER, Raymond

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Used - Mild staining to the rear. Near Fine
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First Edition
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Paperback
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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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$312.50
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Mild staining to the rear. Near Fine. Uncorrected Proof in cream wraps of Carver's second major collection of short fiction and his first book to go into further printings. Included is the story "Why Don't You Dance?," basis for the 2010 Will Ferrell film EVERYTHING MUST GO. Reproduces many corrections in the text. Publisher's notations in black and red ink on the front cover giving a publication date of April 1981 and a price of $9.95 along with a statement of 7500 in the first printing.
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WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

by CARVER, Raymond

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Used - Mild darkening to the spine. Near Fine
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First Edition
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Paperback
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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Mild darkening to the spine. Near Fine. Uncorrected Proof in cream wraps of Carver's second major collection of short fiction and his first book to go into further printings. Included is the story "Why Don't You Dance?," basis for the 2010 Will Ferrell film EVERYTHING MUST GO. Reproduces many corrections in the text.
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WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

by CARVER, Raymond

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Used - About Fine in a Fine dustwrapper
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First Edition. hardcover. About Fine in a Fine dustwrapper. First Printing of Carver's second major collection of short fiction and his first book to go into further printings. Included is the story "Why Don't You Dance?," basis for the 2010 Will Ferrell film EVERYTHING MUST GO. This copy with an interesting provenance with the SIGNATURE of Canadian critic and short story writer John Metcalf dated Nov. 1982 on the front endpaper and the SIGNATURE of novelist Leon Rooke on the following blank. John Metcalf is a long-time critic of Canadian cultural and educational inadequacies and published KICKING AGAINST THE PRICKS in 1982 to showcase this frustration. Leon Rooke, a Canadian novelist born in North Carolina, has written many books including LAST ONE HOME SLEEPS IN THE YELLOW BED.
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What We Talk About When We Talk About Love

by Carver, Raymond

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Used - Fine
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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Neenah, Wisconsin
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New York: Borzoi Books, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. First Edition. Hardcover.
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What We Talk About When We Talk About Love

What We Talk About When We Talk About Love

by CARVER, Raymond

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  • hardcover
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Used - Fine
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Hardcover
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Gloucester City, New Jersey
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London: Collins, 1982. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First English edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper. Author's second major collection of stories. A lovely copy of an uncommon edition.
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WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

by CARVER, Raymond

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Used - Mild and rather typical sunning to the edges. About Fine in a Fine dustwrapper
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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$168.80
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First Edition. hardcover. Mild and rather typical sunning to the edges. About Fine in a Fine dustwrapper. First Printing of Carver's second major collection of short fiction and his first book to go into further printings. Included is the story "Why Don't You Dance?," basis for the 2010 Will Ferrell film EVERYTHING MUST GO. A Review Copy with the publisher's slip laid in.
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What We talk About when We talk About Love
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What We talk About when We talk About Love

by Carver, Raymond

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Used - Very Good
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Stated First
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780394516844
ISBN 10
0394516842
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Arcata, California
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NY: Knopf, 1981. Lovely copy in like jacket under fresh mylar. Former owner's name neatly on FFEP.. Stated First. Quarter Cloth. Very Good/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

by CARVER, Raymond

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Used - About Fine in a Fine dustwrapper with trifling wear
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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$156.30
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First Edition. hardcover. About Fine in a Fine dustwrapper with trifling wear. First Printing of Carver's second major collection of short fiction and his first book to go into further printings. Included is the story "Why Don't You Dance?," basis for the 2010 Will Ferrell film EVERYTHING MUST GO.
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What We Talk About When We Talk About Love.

by CARVER, RAYMOND.

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Used
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FIRST EDITION
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Hardcover
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San Francisco, California
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$150.00
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Minor spotting to page edges, else a fine copy in a fine dust jacket.
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WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

by CARVER, Raymond

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Used - About Fine in a very close to Fine dustwrapper with a small tear at the base of the spine
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First Edition. hardcover. About Fine in a very close to Fine dustwrapper with a small tear at the base of the spine. First Printing of Carver's second major collection of short fiction and his first book to go into further printings. Included is the story "Why Don't You Dance?," basis for the 2010 Will Ferrell film EVERYTHING MUST GO.
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WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE

by CARVER, Raymond

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Used - About Fine in a very close to Fine dustwrapper with a small dampstain at the heel of the spine visible only internally
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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$112.50
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First Edition. hardcover. About Fine in a very close to Fine dustwrapper with a small dampstain at the heel of the spine visible only internally. First Printing of Carver's second major collection of short fiction and his first book to go into further printings. Included is the story "Why Don't You Dance?," basis for the 2010 Will Ferrell film EVERYTHING MUST GO.
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