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The Cement Garden (Signed)

by MCEWAN, Ian

Condition
Used - Very Good ++
Jacket Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First American Edition
Published
1978
Binding
Hardcover
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NY: Simon & Schuster, 1978. Bound in brown cloth over tan boards, in matching illustrated dust jacket. Front flap of dust jacket has a narrow diagonal crease. . The first American edition of McEwan's first novel (second book).. McEwan won the Booker Prize in 1998. Light bump to top corner of front panel of book. 153… Read more about this item
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In Between the Sheets (Signed)

by MCEWAN, Ian

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1978
Binding
Hardcover
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A$242.99

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NY: Simon & Schuster, 1978. Bound in black cloth over tan boards stamped in gold in matching dust jacket with illustration by Carol Wald, The first U.S. printing of the author's scarce third book -- a book of seven short stories. Signed and dated on the author on the title page. 153 pp.. Signed and Dated By Author. First… Read more about this item
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A$242.99
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Pigeon Feathers and Other Stories (Signed)

by UPDIKE, John

Condition
Used - Very Good +
Jacket Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
Published
1962
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Alfred a Knopf Inc, 1962. Bound in sage green boards (which shows some spotting to edge) and orange cloth. Inscribed and signed on the title page by the author. His fifth book - a book of 19 short stories, including one of his most notable stories - "A&P". 278 pgs.. Inscribed and… Read more about this item
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A Bigamist's Daughter (Signed)

by MCDERMOTT, Alice

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1982
Binding
Hardcover
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A$167.06

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NY: Random House, 1982. Bound in brown cloth over tan boards, stamped in silver in matching dust jacket. A tight, clean copy of this, the author's first book. Signed on the title page (signature only) by Ms. McDermott. 282 pp. (. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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A$167.06
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First Love, Last Rites (Signed)

by MCEWAN, Ian

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1975
Binding
Hardcover
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1
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A$258.18

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NY: Random House, 1975. Bound in brown cloth over orange boards, stamped in gold -- in matching dust jacket. Great copy of this, the first U.S. edition of the British author's first book -- a book of eight short stories. Signed on the title page (signature only). McEwan was the 1998 winner of the Booker Prize... Signed by… Read more about this item
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The Centaur (w/signed card)

by UPDIKE, John

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1963
Binding
Hardcover
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A$493.58

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NY: Knopf, 1963. Bound in black cloth over white boards, stamped in silver in illustrated black dust jacket. Signed on a laid in card by Mr. Updike. A tight, clean copy of this classical novel that won the National Book Award in year of publication. Getting harder and harder to find this book in this protected condition.… Read more about this item
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A$493.58
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Devil in a Blue Dress, White Butterfly, and A Red Death. The First Three Easy Rawlins Books (All Signed))

by MOSLEY, Walter

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1990
Binding
Hardcover
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A$645.45

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NY: Norton, 1990. This is the first three first editions of the author's highly-acclaimed "Easy Rawlins" series (He's a black detective in 1940's L.A.) The first book was the basis for the movie of the same name that starred Denzel Washington as "Easy". The first book is signed by the author on the half title… Read more about this item
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Essays on Capital and Interest - An Austrian Perspective (Signed)

by KIRZNER, Israel M.

Condition
Used - Very Good ++
Jacket Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
Published
1996
Binding
Hardcover
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A$987.16

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UK: Edward Elgar, 1996. Bound in black cloth, stamped in gold in oriignal dust jacket. In the three classic essays featured in this book, Professor Kirzner argues that an Austrian approach based on the pure time-preference theory offers an attractive alternative to both the orthodox neoclassical and the heterodox Sraffian approaches to economics....Contents:: Essay 1. Introduction -- Essay 2. An… Read more about this item
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Deliverance

by DICKEY, James

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
Facsimile Edition
Published
1995
Binding
Hardcover
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A$37.21

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CT: First Edition Library, 1995. Dustwrapper shows slight wear to spine ends, but this book is overall "as new" and unread. This dustwrapper is notorious for showing all kind of scuffing, chipping, tears, etc. This is the First Edition Library Facsimile edition (lacking the slip case). Still a most acceptable copy of the book in the dust… Read more about this item
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The Vonnegut Statement

by Klinkowitz, Jerome; John Somer

Condition
Used - Very Good ++
Jacket Condition
No Jacket - As Published
Edition
First Paperback
Published
1973
Binding
Paperback
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A$29.61

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NY: Delta, 1973. Bound in stiff wraps, with an early picture of Vonnegut with the ubiqitous Pall Mall ready to fire up. Previous owner's neat name to top of front endpaper. This is the scarce first Delta printing (stated). and in well above average condition. 286 pp.. First Paperback. Soft Cover. Very Good ++/No Jacket -… Read more about this item
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Songs of the Wandering Scholars

by WADDELL, Helen

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
No Jacket - As Published
Edition
First Thus
Published
1982
Binding
Hardcover
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A$35.69

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London: Folio Society, 1982. Handsome binding in tan cloth, decoratively stamped in gold and purple. This is the first Folio printing of the book in Near Fine slipcase. 369 pp.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket - As Published.
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Letters

by VONNEGUT, Kurt

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
2012
Binding
Hardcover
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A$34.17

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U.S.A.: Delacorte Press, 2012. Bound in black boards, stamped in gold with a great sepia photo of Vonnegut on the front panel of the dust jacket. Edited and with an Introsuction by Dan Wakefield. 436 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage (Signed)

by MUNRO, Alice

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
Published
2001
Binding
Hardcover
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A$531.54

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NY: Knopf, 2001. Bound in black and white boards, stamped in silver in matching dust jacket. This book of short stories contains the story, "The Bear Came Over the Mountain". It was made into the 2006 movie "Away from Her" that starred Julie Christie. The story is considered one of her best of many short stories.… Read more about this item
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Cold Mountain (Signed)

by FRAZIER, Charles

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1996
Binding
Hardcover
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A$98.72

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NY: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1996. This is the first edition of this best selling novel and the winner of the National Book Award in the year it was published. As new, unread copy. Signed on the title page by the author and dated in the year of publication.. Signed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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A$98.72
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While Mortals Sleep (Unpublished Short Fiction)

by VONNEGUT, Kurt

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
2011
Binding
Hardcover
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A$72.14

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U.S.A.: Delacorte Press, 2011. Bound in white boards, stamped in silver in purple and orange dust jacket. Foreword by Dave Eggers. 253 pp. collection of unpublished short fiction by one of the masters of the genre.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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A Time to Keep and Other Stories

by BROWN, George Mackay

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
Published
1970
Binding
Hardcover
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A$41.76

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NY: Harcourt Brace and World, 1970. Bound in full gray cloth, stamped in green in matching dust jacket. The first edition (stated) of this 182 pp. book of 12 short stories. A light bit of scuffing to extremes of jacket -- but a tight, clean copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good +.
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A$41.76
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Sellersville, PA A Tapestry Through Time 1738-2013

by HUFNAGLE, Timothy

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
No Jacket - As Published
Edition
First Edition
Published
2013
Binding
Hardcover
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A$280.96

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Sellersville, Pa.: Sellersville Historical and Achievement Society, 2013. Bound in Glossy, thick illustrated boards. 386 pp. Illustrated with photographs throughout. Capturing Sellersville's past: an introduction to the tapestry -- Footprints of its founding: retracing Sellersville's settlement -- Where pictures cannot speak: vignettes from an earlier time -- On the go: transportation's impact on the Sellersville area --… Read more about this item
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Hell's Angel - (Signed, Ltd.)

by BARGER, Ralph "Sonny"

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
No Jacket - As Published
Edition
First Edition
Published
2000
Binding
Hardcover
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A$417.64

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NY: William Morrow, 2000. Bound in black leatherette, stamped in silver with an imprint of a flying skull on the front panel of the book. Published without a dust jacket. This is the desirable, signed (signature only), limited edition (this is #3474 out of a press run of 5000 copies). 259 pp. Photo Illustrated.. Signed… Read more about this item
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Walden or Life in the Woods

by THOREAU, Henry David

Condition
Used - Very Good +
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
Early Edition
Published
1906
Binding
Hardcover
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1906. Book is bound in dark green, stamped in gold (spine still bright). Top edge gilt. This is volume II of the Riverside Edition (out of 20 volumes). No marking on spine to indicate that it is just volume II. 521 pp. Some offsetting to endpapers.. Early Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good… Read more about this item
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Couples (Signed)

by UPDIKE, John

Condition
Used - Very Good ++
Jacket Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
Published
1968
Binding
Hardcover
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A$341.71

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NY: Knopf, 1968. Bound in blue cloth, stamped in silver. In matching illustrated dust jacket. The first edition of Updike's fifth novel -- known for its rather steamy writing. 458 pp. A well above average copy in bright dust jacket. Signed on the front free endpaper by the author.. Signed by Author. First Edition.… Read more about this item
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A$341.71