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It's Not a Pretty Sight  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

It's Not a Pretty Sight - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Haywood, Gar Anthony

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1996. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0399141324 . A handsome first edition/first printing in Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket. Signed by author Gar Anthony Haywood directly on the front flyleaf; ; An Aaron Gunner Mystery .
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$35.00
When Sherman Marched North from the Sea: Resistance on the Confederate Home Front

When Sherman Marched North from the Sea: Resistance on the Confederate Home Front

by Jacqueline Glass Campbell

177 Pages. First Edition by the full number line.This very interesting book on the psychological effects of Sherman's march north through the Carolinas is both on the exterior and the interior in Like-New condition and thus has no visible damages on the exterior and no visible extraneous makings throughout the interior and feels from the way it opens, very much like an unread book.This book will be carefully wrapped up and then boxed and shipped right away to you from here in New Jersey and will come to... Read more
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$18.00
Outerbridge Reach  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Outerbridge Reach - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Stone, Robert

New York: Ticknor & Fields. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1992. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0395587816 . A Fine first printing of the first edition in equally Fine dust-jacket, signed by author Robert Stone on the half-title page, preceded only by a limited edition by the Franklin Library; Robert Stone, author of the National Book Award-winning novel Dog Soldiers, tells the story of a copywriter who enters an around-the-world solo boat race, the portrait of two men... Read more
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$29.00
The Year of the Kangaroo

The Year of the Kangaroo

by H. D Williamson

187 Pages. First edition by the numbers. Dust jacket Not price-clipped.The illuminative look into the lives of Kangaroos in Australia's dust jacket only has two small (repaired) tears on it and otherwise is in Near Fine condition. The interior book has no visible extraneous markings throughout, has tight bindings, and thus is in a totally readable and well-preserved condition. There is very slight foxing along the top and right edge of the closed book's pages.This book will be boxed up carefully and... Read more
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$8.75
Old Margaret (1871)

Old Margaret (1871)

by Kingsley, Henry

London: Tinsley Brothers, 1871. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition in Two Volumes. First Edition in Two Volumes. Two volumes uniformly bound in late C19th brown leather over marbled boards; raised bands and gilt titling ("Works of Henry Kingsley", "Old Margaret" "Vol I" etc). A little rubbing on extremities, a little light foxing, a little rubbing and tenderness to leather on hinges, otherwise a good set. Sadleir [1358], in original cloth. This copy does not have a... Read more
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£75.00
Moonshine: A Life In Pursuit Of White Liquor  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Moonshine: A Life In Pursuit Of White Liquor - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Wilkinson, Alec

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1985. First Edition; First Printing. 1/4 Cloth. 0394545877 . A most attractive first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number and signature on front paste down; .
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$25.00
Letters from MIR An Astronaut's Letters to His Son

Letters from MIR An Astronaut's Letters to His Son

by Jerry M. Linenger

213 Pages. First Edition by the full number line. Dust jacket Not price-clipped.This very interesting book about an astronaut's letters home to his son while he was on the Russian Space Station, Mir, comes in a dust jacket that has a stain along the upper right top edge and upper right side edge and repaired tear in that same area, small worn areas at the base of the spine and on three of the four corners, a pair of small wearing marks on the lower part of the left front top corner and lastly some... Read more
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$12.00
Bloody Secrets  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Bloody Secrets - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Garcia-Aguilera, Carolina

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1998. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0399143866 . A handsome first edition/first printing in unread Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket. Signed by author Carolina Garcia-Aguilera directly on the title page; After 10 years as a private investigator, Carolina Garcia-Aguilera begins writing highly successful mysteries; A Lupe Solano Mystery .
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$55.00
Back-Trailers from the Middle Border

Back-Trailers from the Middle Border

by GARLAND, Hamlin

New York: Macmillan, 1928. First. hardcover. very good. Garland, Constance. Frontispiece and other illustrations by Constance Garland. 379 pages, 8vo, decorative black cloth. New York: Macmillan, 1928. First edition. Very good condition.<br/><br/> Inscribed on the half-title page: "Inscribed for Allan A Newbury with the best wishes of the author Hamlin Garland. New York City, Nov. 1, 1928."<br/><br/>
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$200.00
A History of the Crusades: Volume IV, the Art and Architecture of the  Crusader States  -1st Edition/1st Printing

A History of the Crusades: Volume IV, the Art and Architecture of the Crusader States -1st Edition/1st Printing

by Setton, Kenneth M

Madison, WI: The University of Wisconsin Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1977. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 029906820X . First edition/first Priting in Near Fine condition with rubbing along the edges in a Near Fine dust-jacket; Detailed history of the art and architecture of the nations involved in the Crusades; 414 pages .
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$60.00
Middle of Nowhere  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Middle of Nowhere - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Pearson, Ridley

New York: Hyperion. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2000. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0786865636 . First edition/first printing in Near Fine condition in alike dust jacket with minor edgewear. SIGNED by author Ridley Pearson directly on the title page; ; 375 pages .
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$19.00
Matters of Chance: A Novel  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Matters of Chance: A Novel - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Haien, Jeannette

New York: HarperCollinsPublishers. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1997. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0060170034 . First edition/ first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket; .
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$29.00
The Professional: Lyndon B. Johnson

The Professional: Lyndon B. Johnson

by White, William S. [; Lyndon B. Johnson]

Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1964. First Edition; Fourth Printing; Signed by President Johnson. Hardcover. An outstanding first edition, fourth printing copy in Fine-/Fine- condition. The book shows a few minute bumps to the edges and very little soiling, the protected (unclipped) dust jacket has little rubbing, no rips or tears. On the half-title page this book is SIGNED by the President Lyndon B. Johnson and dedicated to the US Senate Majority leader, Arizona Senator,... Read more
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$430.00
Swell Garrick

Swell Garrick

by Spencer, John [Roy Vickers]

London: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd. Worn condition. Cover rubbed, marked and soiled. Ex Boots Library. 1933. First Edition. Blue hardback cloth cover. 190mm x 130mm (7" x 5"). 316pp. .
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£9.60
A Souvenir From Qam

A Souvenir From Qam

by CONNELLY, Marc

New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1965. First. hardcover. near fine/very good(-). 192 pages, 8vo, decorative yellow cloth, dust wrapper (worn and chipped; small closed tear on the front). New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1965). First edition. A near fine copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper.<br/><br/> Signed on the title page: "For Fiona, Marc."<br/><br/>
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$30.00
Bradman&#39;s Best: Sir Donald Bradman&#39;s Selection of the Best Team in Cricket History

Bradman's Best: Sir Donald Bradman's Selection of the Best Team in Cricket History

by Perry, Roland

Milsons Point, Australia: Random House Australia, 2001. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 898gms, 430pgs, black endpapers. The world's greatest cricketer selects his all-time best team, from all eras, across all countries, since Test cricket began. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout.... Read more
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AU$10.00
The Whiteness of Bones  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

The Whiteness of Bones - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Moore, Susanna

New York: Doubleday. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1989. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0385266464 . A handsome first edition/first printing in unread Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket; .
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$29.00
Memoirs of Ena Rose Neville, The

Memoirs of Ena Rose Neville, The

by Neville, C

Sydney, Australia: Fast Books, 1998. Book. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback, First Edition, 200gms, 131 pages. This is the memoirs and memories of C. Neville. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings..
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AU$40.00
Flying Shots: or, Contributions to the Periodical Press (1852)

Flying Shots: or, Contributions to the Periodical Press (1852)

by Hutchison, William

Edinburgh, London & Dublin: A. Fullarton & Co, 1852. Book. Fair. Hardcover. 1st Edition.. Frontispiece. Original blindstamped green cloth, lettered in gilt on spine; yellow endpapers. Boards marked with small splits and chips to hinges; inner joints reinforced, fair. A miscellaneous collection of essays and short stories -- mostly set in Scotland..
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£15.00
Swallow

Swallow

by H. Rider Haggard

Longmans, Green, And Co., 1899 Condition: Fine. Blue cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Beveled edges. No dust jacket. Black endpapers. Black and white frontispiece and plates. Previous owner bookplate. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall.Beautiful copy of this rare book. Sir Henry Rider Haggard (1856-1925), author of "King Solomon's Mines", combines romance and exotic adventure in this novel of the Voortrekkers of 1836: Swallow is a Dutch girl raised in South Africa among the Kaffirs. Lonely,... Read more
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$135.00
A Burnt-Out Case  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

A Burnt-Out Case - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Greene, Graham

London: Heinemann. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1961. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First English edition/first printing in unread Near Fine condition in alike dust-jacket showing limited wear and foxing. A handsome copy; .
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$179.00
Havana Heat  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Havana Heat - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Garcia-Aguilera, Carolina

New York: William Morrow. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2000. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 038097780x . A bright first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket. SIGNED by author Carolina Garcia-Aguilera directly on the title page; ; 358 pages .
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$35.00
Steps  -1st Edition/1st Printing

Steps -1st Edition/1st Printing

by Kosinski, Jerzy

New York: Random House. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1968. First Edition; First Printing. 1/4 Cloth. A attractive first edition/first printing in Near Fine condition with bumped corners in alike dust-jacket with light edgewear and minor soiling; "Steps unfolds through a series of extraordinarily realistic scenes--immediate, vivid, often brutal--like the separate but integral elements in a Bosch painting or Goya's searing etchings on war." (from the dust-jacket) ; [1-12] 13-147... Read more
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$35.00
Home  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Home - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Robinson, Marilynne

Toronto: Harpercollins Publishers. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2008. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. 1554681219 . A stunning TRUE first edition/first printing in unread Fine condition in alike dustjacket. The Canadian edition was issued a week prior to the US edition. Scarce; Marilynne Robinson's third novel after Gilead, is an entirely independent novel that takes place concurrently in the same locale, in the household of Reverend Robert Boughton. Home is about families, family secrets, and... Read more
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$139.00
The Wrath of Mulgarath  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

The Wrath of Mulgarath - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by DiTerlizzi, Tony and Holly Black

New York: Simon & Schuster. As New. 2004. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author & Illustrator. Hardcover. 0689859406 . A most beautiful unread first edition/first printing, pictorial boards in As New condition signed by authors Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black directly on the title page; Bruised and battered, Jared, Simon, and Mallory return home to find their home ransacked and learn that Mulgarath has made off with their mother and Spiderwick's Guide. With the help of... Read more
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$210.00