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Cities Of the Plain

By McCarthy, Cormac


Cities of the Plain is the final volume of American novelist Cormac McCarthy's "The Border Trilogy. " A film adaptation to be directed by Andrew Dominik has been announced for release in 2012. The title is a reference to Sodom and Gomorrah .

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Cities of the Plain

Cormac McCarthy

New Orleans: B.E. Trice, 1998. Hardcover. Near Fine. B.E. Trice, USA, 1998. First Edition/First Printing, Near Fine book in matching slipcase. Quarterbound brown leather spine over marbled boards. One of 300 signed and numbered limited edition copies.

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$ 1,234.00
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Cities of the Plain: A Novel (Border Trilogy, Vol. 3)

Cormac McCarthy

U.S.A.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A fine first edition in a fine dust jacket, inscribed by Cormac McCarthy on the half title page. We supply a certificate of authenticity for the signature. First Edition stated on the copyright page and original price of $24.00 on the front flap. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.

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$ 1,200.00
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Inscribed first edition of Cormac McCarthys Cities of the Plain. Published in New York by Alfred A. Knopf in 1998. Hardback in slipcase. First edition stated on copyright page. Inscribed on cover page For Dwight All best Cormac McCarthy. Book fine in fine dust jacket. Price on dj reads U.S.A $24.00 CANADA $33.50. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item.Housed in a custom-made slipcase.

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$ 850.00
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CITIES OF THE PLAIN.

McCarthy, Cormac.

  • Seller: Waverley Books
  • Published: 1998
  • Condition: Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
NY: KNOPF.. Fine. 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Special SIGNED Presentation Issue. One of 1000 copies. Fine in a fine dj. ; Signed by Author(s) .

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$ 750.00
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CITIES OF THE PLAIN.

MCCARTHY, CORMAC.

New York: Alfred A.Knopf, 1998., 1998. First edition. First edition. 8vo. One of 1000 copies signed by the author on a specially printed leaf. Volume III of the Border Trilogy. Very fine in dust jacket. In this final volume of The Border Trilogy, two men marked by the boyhood adventures of All the Pretty Horses and The Crossing now stand together, in the still point between their vivid pasts and uncertain futures, to confront a country changing or already changed beyond recognition.

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$ 650.00
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 292 pp. Black paper covered boards quarter bound in black cloth with gold lettering on the spine and the author's initials in gold on the front board. Price of $24.00 on front flap of dust jacket. One of a thousand signed copies prepared for friends of the author and publisher (signed by McCarthy on the limitation page). A beautiful copy of the final book in McCarthy's acclaimed Border Trilogy.

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$ 650.00
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by Cormac McCarthy on the title page. A beautiful copy. This original dustjacket is rich in color with NO chips or tears. This First Issue dustjacket has the publisher's $24.00 printed price present on the front flap. The book is bound in the publisher's cloth and is in excellent condition. The pages are clean with a small ink dot to the bottom pages. There is NO marks or bookplates in the book. A wonderful copy SIGNED by the author.

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$ 650.00
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Cities of the Plain

Cormac McCarthy

New York / New Orleans: Knopf // B.E. Trice, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Number 281 of 300 copies bound in 1/4 leather with marbeled boards by B.E. Trice of New Orleans. original invoice from Trice included. Book and slipcase about as new.

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$ 650.00
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Cities of the Plain (Signed Limted Edition); Volume Three of The Border Trilogy

McCarthy, Cormac

New York: Alfred Knopf, 1998. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Stated first edition. The final installment in the author's Border Trilogy. A fine unread copy in dustwrapper. This is one of one thousand special copies with a tipped in page SIGNED by the author.

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$ 600.00
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CITIES OF THE PLAIN (SIGNED, 1STED., LIMITED ED.)

McCarthy, Cormac

  • Seller: Abound Book Company
  • Published: 1998
  • Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
  • Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Knopf. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1998. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. This is the Limited edition of Cities of the Plain: "One thousand copies of this signed first edition of Cities of the Plain have been especially prepared for friends of the author and publisher" SIGNED by McCarthy, the final novel in the Border Trilogy. The first was All the Pretty Horses which won the National Book award. This book was named one of the best books of the last twenty-five years by the New York Times. Book and jacket are in fine condition. Free of former owner writing or bookplates or remainder marks. (2007 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for fiction for The Road. ). ; 8vo; Signed by Author .

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$ 744.00
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. Undetermined. near fine. 1st Edition. 291pp. Octavo. Bound in black quarter cloth and dark grey paper covered boards with gilt lettering stamped on the spine and the author's initials stamped to the front board; publisher's insignia blind-stamped to back board. Top edge of text block dyed red; deckling to foredge of text block. Some very minor rubbing along the bottom edge of the boards. Dust jacket has not been price clipped and is in fine condition. Signed by McCarthy on the half-title page; this is signed copy of the first edition, not the limited signed edition. A fine copy in collectable condition. The final novel from McCarthy's the Border Trilogy--signed and in wonderful condition. The two main characters from All the Pretty Horses and The Crossing come together in this masterfully written story of friendship and adventure. 1998

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$ 512.00
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CITIES OF THE PLAIN.

McCarthy, Cormac.

  • Seller: Waverley Books
  • Published: 1998
  • Condition: Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
KNOPF. NY 1998. Fine. 1998. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF. Fine in plain gold printed wrappers. It appears that fewer copies of this galley were produced than the two books which preceded it. Concluding volume in the Border trilogy. .

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$ 500.00
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition stated, first printing. Signed by Cormac McCarthy on the title page. Near Fine, in a Very Good dust jacket. Hardcover shows very little wear. Dust jacket shows light rubbing, light crimping and toning at edges, and a nick to the head of the spine. The price on the jacket is crossed out in black marker on the flap and rear panel. The third and final title in McCarthy's Border Trilogy, signed.

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$ 400.00
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Cities of the Plain - SIGNED

McCarthy, Cormac

New York: Alfred a Knopf Inc, 1998. A First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Fine and appears unread in an equally fine unclipped dust jacket. Signed by the author on the title page. Remainder dot on bottom edge of text block.

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$ 400.00
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Cities of the Plain (Volume Three: The Border Trilogy) Signed

McCarthy, Cormac

London: Picador, 1998. First British Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good +. Signed by the author. McCarthy won the American National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award. Possible Book Club Edition or British First Edition. Number line correct. Dust jacket has bar code, but no price. Black cloth with silver spine lettering. Bottom oorners slightly bumped. Author's signature on title page. There is no other writing in the book. 291pp. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied.

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$ 400.00
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Cities of the Plain: A Novel (Border Trilogy, Vol. 3) (Signed)

Cormac McCarthy

U.S.A.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A fine copy in a fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by Cormac McCarthy on the half-title page--signature only. A tight and clean copy in a likewise fine dustjacket--protected in a new acrylic covering. Border Trilogy--Vol 3 . Scarce signed.

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$ 395.00
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

New York: Knopf, 1998. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine. Uncorrected proof of the third book in McCarthy's Border Trilogy. Near fine in yellow wraps. McCarthy proofs are notoriously scarce.

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$ 275.00
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CITIES OF THE PLAIN

Cormac. McCarthy

KNOPF. NY 1998, 1998-01-01. First Edition. Paperback. Good.

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$ 264.79
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Cities of the Plain

MCCARTHY, CORMAC

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. First Edition; uncorrected proof in publisher’s wrappers. A fine copy.

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$ 250.00
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

Alfred A. Knopf, NY. OTHER:WRAPPERS. UNCORRECTED PROOF. Wraps slightly dusty, staple in front cover, small ink mark spine panel, faint hint of dampstain rear panel. Still a much better looking copy of this scarce proof, then it would appear to be from the detailed description.* books carefully packed and shipped promptly . Very Good. 1998.

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$ 250.00
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Cities of the Plain.

MCCARTHY, CORMAC.

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998.. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Review copy with publisher's slip laid in. Very fine in dust jacket. Third volume in the trilogy.

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$ 150.00
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Cities of the Plain

Cormac McCarthy

1998-02-09. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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$ 128.69
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Cities of the Plain: A Novel (Border Trilogy, Vol. 3)

Cormac McCarthy

1998-05-08. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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$ 117.16
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Cities of the Plain

Cormac McCarthy

  • Seller: Hyraxia
  • Published: 1998
  • Condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: Proof
UK: Picador. London, Picador, 1998. Paperback uncorrected advance reading copy / proof. Near fine condition with some rubbing/soiling to the covers, crease to the rear corner. . Near Fine. Paperback. Proof. 1998.

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£ 75.00
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Cities of the Plain: Border Trilogy (3)

Cormac McCarthy

1999-03-03. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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$ 100.96
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Cities of the Plain

MCCARTHY, CORMAC

  • Seller: Contact Editions
  • Published: 1998
  • Condition: Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
New York: Alfred Knopf, 1998. Quarter black cloth over black paper boards. gilt spine lettering. Book and dust jacket in fine condition, as new. Volume Three in The Border Trilogy. . First Edition. Cloth and Boards. Fine/Fine. Octavo.

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$ 100.00
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Cities of the Plain

MCCARTHY, Cormac

(London): Picador, 1998. Softcover. Fine. First British edition. Advance reading copy. About fine with slight edgewear in wrappers. Volume Three of The Border Triology.

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$ 100.00
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The Cities of the Plain (Border Trilogy)

Cormac McCarthy

2011-01-01. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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$ 99.48
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Cities of the Plain - RARE PROOF COPY

McCarthy, Cormac

Macmillan General Books London, 1998 A clean copy, in Fine condition, of the RARE UK Picador/Macmillan advance reading proof of this very great book. McCarthy is a masterly writer who has never released a book that disappoints. There isn't anyone like McCarthy; and he is growing in reputation all the times. He is surely up there with all the greats, and then some. 0.0 0.0 0.0. 1st Edition.. Soft cover. Fine.

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£ 70.00
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

Alfred a Knopf Inc, 1998 Magisterial novel from this very great writer. Fresh prose, brilliant story. The Final volume in the extraordinary Border trilogy. The jacket is not price clipped and it is protected inside a mylar sleeve. The book itself looks unread, although one corner of the binding has a slight ding. Every page is full of magnificent prose wonders. World first printing of the first US hardback edition. 0.0 0.0 0.0. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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£ 70.00
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Cities of the Plain (Border Trilogy)

Cormac McCarthy

1999-05-07. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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$ 79.17
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Cities of the Plain (McCarthy, Cormac, Border Trilogy, Volume 3/Cassette/Abridged)

Cormac McCarthy

1998-05-12. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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$ 79.17
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Cities of the Plain

Cormac Mccarthy

1999-03-05. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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$ 76.76
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A.: Alfred a Knopf Inc, 1998 Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. In this final volume of The Border Trilogy, two men marked by the boyhood adventures of All the Pretty Horses and The Crossing now stand together, in the still point between their vivid pasts and uncertain futures, to confront a country changing or already changed beyond recognition. Brodart protected. not remaindered. not price clipped. This book was named one of the best books of the last twenty-five years by the New York Times. .

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$ 75.00
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Cities of the Plain - 1st Edition/1st Printing

McCarthy, Cormac

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1998. First Edition; First Printing. 1/4 Cloth. 9780679423904 . A handsome first edition/first printing in unread Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket; After All the Pretty Horses and The Crossing, Cities of the Plain marks the final volume of The Border Trilogy, McCarthy's epic story of friendship and passion, about John Grady Cole and Billy Parham discovering that ranchlife domesticity is compromised for them and the men they work with ; The Border Trilogy; Vol. 3 .

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$ 69.00
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CITIES OF THE PLAIN : Volume III, The Border Trilogy

McCarthy, Cormac

  • Seller: 100 POCKETS
  • Published: 1998
  • Condition: COLLECTIBLE - NEW
  • Edition: First Edition, First Printing
  • ISBN: 9780679423904
New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. Stated First Edition. BRAND NEW & Collectible. Epic tale of the American West. Last volume of The Border Trilogy. John Grady Cole & Billy Parham, whose boyhood adventures were covered in All The Pretty Horses (1992), and The Crossing (1994), stand together in a landscape much changed since their youth. Masterful work of 2007 Pulitzer Prize (The Road) winner Cormac McCarthy (1933 - ). 292 pgs.. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. COLLECTIBLE - NEW/New. Stated First Edition.

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$ 64.50
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

LONDON: PICADOR, 1998. Paperback, uncorrected advance reading copy, 292pp, volume three of the Border Trilogy. A little bumping and wear to edges. Advance Reading Copy. Soft Cover. VG-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book.

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£ 45.00
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1998. Stated First Edition. 291 pages; clean, unmarked text; tight, square binding with sharp corners; black on black with gilt lettering on spine and author's initials in gilt on front cover; red stained top edge, deckle fore edge; a tiny bit of bumping at base of spine, else fine; dust jacket is illustrated with a picture of a field, burning in the distance; lettering is black and gold; one small dent at mid-spine, back panel has two blurbs from the Washington Post and the New York Times; original price of $24.00 is present on upper front corner; one tiny chip at upper front corner. An epic reaching into the old West and into the world to come. The final book of the Border Trilogy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 5.8 X 8.75 X 1.25.

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$ 60.00
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CITIES OF THE PLAIN.

McCarthy, Cormac.

Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1998. First Edition. hardcover with dustjacket. 0679423907 . No names or markings. There a small remainder dot on the bottom pages. The dustjacket has a pin mark on the front close to the bottom. Volume Three of The Border Trilogy. ; Standard Book Size.; 292 pages .

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$ 59.00
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CITIES OF THE PLAIN

Cormac McCarthy

London: Picador. 1998. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. 033034448x . Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Some minor creasing to jacket at rear panel. 1st U. K. ; 1.18 x 8.5 x 5.67 Inches; 304 pages; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .

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$ 54.95
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CITIES OF THE PLAIN

MCCARTHY, Cormac:

  • Seller: Lucius Books
  • Edition: Uncorrected proof / advance reading copy of the first UK edition
London: Picador. 1998. Uncorrected proof / advance reading copy of the first UK edition, first printing. Uncorrected proof / advance reading copy of the first UK edition, first printing. Original laminated card covers, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine the binding clean and square, the contents without inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the rubbed and creased (oversized) dustwrapper. Not price-clipped (£15.99 to the front flap). Volume three of The Border Trilogy. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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£ 40.00
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Cloth-backed paper over boards; dust jacket; 8vo; pp. [295]. Volume 3 in "The Border Triolgy." Book is fine, in very faintly rubbed dust jacket.

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$ 50.00
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CITIES OF THE PLAIN

McCarthy, Cormac

New York: Alfred A . Knopf, 1998. First Edition. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Fine/Fine. Octavo. Volume three of The Border Trilogy. 291(1)pp., bound in 1/4 black cloth over black paper covered boards stamped in gilt. A fine copy in like dust jacket.

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$ 50.00
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CITIES OF THE PLAIN

McCarthy, Cormac

Knopf. As New in As New dust jacket. 1998. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0679423907 . As new, stated first edition. Free of former owner writing, remainder marks or bookplates in like new, non price clipped DJ. Trace of shelf rub to jacket edges. DJ will arrive in a fresh mylar cover. Boards remain In stiff, unread condition. Cities of the plain is the final novel in the Border Trilogy. The first was All the Pretty Horses which one the National Book award. This book was named one of the best books of the last twenty-five years by the New York Times. Author won the Pulitzer Prize for The Road (2006) and his 2005 novel, No Country for Old Men inspired the award winning movie of the same name. ; 8vo .

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$ 62.35
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Cities of the Plain

Cormac McCarthy

1998-02-09. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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$ 44.59
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CITIES OF THE PLAIN

McCarthy, Cormac

New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf. VG/VG. 1998. First Edition. Cloth/Boards w/DJ. This is Volume Three of "The Border Trilogy." . 8vo., 292pp. .

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$ 40.00
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Cities of the Plain: A Novel (Border Trilogy, Vol. 3)

Cormac McCarthy

Alfred A. Knopf. DJ in archival cover. Stated first edition. . Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1998.

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$ 40.00
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

  • Seller: Evening Star Books
  • Published: 1998
  • Condition: Very near Fine
  • Edition: First printing
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. First printing. Hardcover. Very near Fine/very near Fine. 292 pp. Black paper covered boards quarter bound in black cloth with gold lettering on the spine and the author's initials in gold on the front board. Price of $24.00 on front flap of dust jacket. A sharp copy of the final book in McCarthy's acclaimed Border Trilogy.

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$ 40.00
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

New York City: Knopf, 1998. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Sharp First Printing. Square, tight and clean throughout with a bit of edge wear. Equally attractive unclipped wrapper with some mild edge-wear and a toned spine. A very pretty collectable copy of part three od the Border Trilogy.

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$ 40.00
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Cities of the Plain

McCarthy, Cormac

Alfred A. Knopf. Hardback. Fine/Fine. 1998. Hardback. Fine. First Edition. First Print. From the author of All the Pretty Horses comes book three of the Border Trilogy. Dust jacket is protected with a Mylar cover. Books are packed and shipped in boxes.

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$ 39.95