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BIRDS WITHOUT WINGS

By: Bernieres, Louis De

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Knopf: 2004

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 200

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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AFTER THE PLAGUE

By: Boyle, T. Corraghessan

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Viking: 2001

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


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WHERE I'M CALLING FROM

By: Carver, Raymond

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Franklin: 1988

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 104

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


This beautiful book has gold lettering and design covering its lovely brown leather, as well as gold-edged pages and marbled endpapers! Every aspect is in mint condition! There is even an attached red ribbon page marker! This book is Carver's greatest collection of short stories. Also included is a letter from the publisher, a card with reviewer's comment and a quote from Carver's exclusive introductory essay, which is not included in its regular printing.; 8vo; This spe... View more info

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THE LONG GOOD-BYE

By: Chandler, Raymond

Price: $700.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton: 1953

Edition: First British Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 186


Precedes the US edition; 8vo; Unclipped DJ in good condition View more info

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STREETS OF NIGHT

By: Dos Passos, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Doran: 1923

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; A little bookstore label from the Gotham Book Mart, 51 W. 47th St. , NYC. No DJ. .


embossed blue cloth, with gilt titles on the spine. A very solid copy. ; 8vo; 311 pages; The third novel by Dos Passos, after One Man's Initiation and Three Soldiers. View more info

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ABSALOM, ABSALOM

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $800.00

Publisher: Random House: 1936

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket; The book boards are very clean with only light browning to the pages. The book is square with a tight binding and all pages intact. Virtually flawless.


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ABSALOM, ABSALOM

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Random House: 1936

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Black boards are clean and fresh-looking. Upper board corners bumped and moderately rubbed; lower ones w/trace rubbing only; several very short (1/4") closed tears spine ends; front inside gutter appears to have been repaired. Last blank has small, slightly frayed spot (1/2") at fore-edge. Leaves In unread condition!


1 of only 6000 copies. Unstated first (as called for) DATE, 1936, appears on the title page and copyright page; Publisher colophon PRESENT on title page; 'RANDOM HOUSE' present on title page, and in one line at base of spine; and, ALL OTHER INDICIA -- collation; weight; publisher; size; etc. -- consistent with this being a FIRST PRINTING. Includes chronology and genealogy at rear, in addition to color folding map. Top edge stained red (NICE). Book is VERY clean; straight... View more info

INTRUDER IN THE DUST

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Random House: 1948

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; Hole in DJ about size of little finger nail at the base of the T in Intruder on front of DJ...some chipping at base of spine of DJ and a small repaired tear.


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INTRUDER IN THE DUST

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Random House: 1948

Edition: First US Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 15

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Previous owner's ink name on front free endpaper. Gilt starting to flake with some loss, but still quite bright. Else a very good plus clean copy with minimum shelfwear. Lacks DJ.


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LIGHT IN AUGUST

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Harrison Smith: 1932

Edition: First US Edition; Third Printing

Seller ID: 17

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


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MOSQUITOES

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Boni & Liveright: 1927

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Blue cloth, unevenly faded on front cover, gilt still bright on front cover and on the spine. Decorated end pages. Barely any wear to the binding, nice condition indeed. Contents clean.


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DOCTOR MARTINO And Other Stories

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, Harrison Smith: 1934

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 279

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket; Dust jacket top of spine is missing about one half inch. Front board has torn cloth (see photo) between title and author where something was dropped on it, otherwise book is tight and clean with bright gilt lettering. No writing whatsoever. Yellow topstain slightly dusty.


DJ not price clipped (2.50) . (No later printings listed on copyright page and 1934 listed on title page in roman numerals). Nice printing of Faulkner's second book of short stories with the rare dust jacket. Though not as famous as These Thirteen, this collection features the first appearance of "Leg" and "Black Music" and is one of the rarest Faulkner firsts. Blue cloth very clean with bright gold lettering and light fading at top of spine. Main flaw is a small gouge i... View more info

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GO DOWN MOSES

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1942

Edition: First British Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 302

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


publishers original tan boards with some soil and marks, extremities a little bumped. ; 8vo; 269 pages; B View more info

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A FABLE

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1954

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 335

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket; From a hospital lending library. With a check out list glued of ffep and flaps of mylar covered DJ glued to fixed endpapers.


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