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The Judas Tree

By: A. J. Cronin

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, and Co.: 1961

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19121

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 345 pages; A bright, neat, snug copy in its original dust jacket. Prior owner's small circuar name stamp inked to front endpage. Jacket spine mildly sunned. Light shelfrub to jacket edges and mild toning to the unlaminated jacket surfaces. VG+/VG View more info

Beyond the Dark

By: Abbey, Kieran

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1944

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20099

Condition: Very Good-


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 235 pages; 1st printing with Scribner "A" on copyright page. In publisher's textured tan paper covered boards with title lettering boldly in blue to cover and spine. Soundly bound copy, slightly cocked in the spine, has prior owner name penciled neatly to front endpage. Light shelf soiling to boards and usual expected light offset toning in endpage gutters from 1940's era binder's glue. Solid copy lacking the elusive dust jacket. VG- View more info

Bullet Point

By: Abrahams, Peter

Price: $13.95

Publisher: New York, HarperTeen: 2010

Seller ID: 16617

ISBN: 0061227692

Condition: Near Fine


Advance Uncorrected Proof; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages; Advance Review Copy in glossy illustrated covers. Bright tight and fresh. About Fine. Pre publication 1st printing. View more info

Werewolf Smackdown

By: Acevedo, Mario

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Eos: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16988

ISBN: 0061567183

Condition: Near Fine


T; Uncorrected Proof; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 406 pages; Uncorrected proof. Trade sized paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Bright, tight and fresh; no marks inside or out. Feels and appears unread. Just a hint of shelf/storage evidence to edges. About ot Near Fine View more info

One Hundred Names for Love A Stroke, a Marriage, and the Language of Healing

By: Ackerman, Diane

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 2011

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 33194

ISBN: 039307241X

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 336 pages; New copy from sample stock of publisher's sales rep. New 1st printing. View more info

Moveable Mabeline

By: Ackerman, Karen & Linda Allen

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Philomel: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21414

ISBN: 0399215808

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


Color Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Bright, snug and neat in crisp-edged, uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket. Gift inscription neatly penned to front endpage; otherwise unmarked and very neat. Illustrated with bright color drawings. NF/F ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

The White Tiger; A Novel [Advance Reader's Copy]

By: Adiga, Aravind

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 26551

ISBN: 1416562591

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 276 pages; Advanced Reader's Copy. Trade paperback in illustrated covers. Tight bright and clean. Just a touch of shelf/handling evidence to covers. Handsome copy. VG++ View more info

What Miranda Knew

By: Adshead, Gladys L. and Elizabeth Orton Jones (illust.)

Price: $49.50

Publisher: London & New York, Oxford University Press: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17254

Condition: Very Good


Color Illustrations; Square 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; HC in publisher's blue cloth over boards with title lettering to spine and small pictorial vignette to cover in black. 1st edition. Sound clean copy with bright unrubbed externals. Rich color illustrations throughout by Orton Jones. One page starting slightly at front edge; it has a little rubbing stres where it extrudes slightly from the page block. A child's penciled letters on two pages. Lacking dust jacket, e... View more info

The Cockatrice Boys

By: Aiken, Joan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Tor Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 20228

ISBN: 0312860560

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


B&W Drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 221 pages; Bright, tight and fresh in immaculate dust jacket. Feels and appears about as new. Illustrated with B&W drawings. Signed by author to the title page. F/F.; Signed by Author View more info

Old Saint Paul's: A Tale Of The Plague And The Fire Everyman's Library [Turnbull & Spears, 1908]

By: Ainsworth W. Harrison & William E. A. Axon (Intro. )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton: 1911

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 32362

Condition: Very Good-


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 476 pages; Everyman's Library. 1st Everyman imprint of this title with no indication of subsequent printings. Printer's notice for Temple Press at rear. Soundly bound in original trade binding of ribbed red cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Mild crimping and light rubbing to cloth at spine ends with mild fray to cloth at crown. Red cloth is lightly sun faded at spine but with gilt still bright. Binding a little shaken. Prior owner... View more info

The Miracle Cures of Dr. Aira

By: Aira, César & Katherine Silver

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, New Directions: 2012

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 33414

ISBN: 0811219992

Condition: New


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 88 pages; 1st printing. New copy, from publisher's sales representative's sample stock. New View more info

Seascape

By: Albee, Edward

Price: $165.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23007

ISBN: 0689105398

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 135 pages; Inscribed by Albee on the half-title page to Jere Real. Jere Real was a professor at Lynchburg College; he coordinated visits and played host to the authors who appeared at the college as part of the Thornton Writer-in-Residence and Guest Reader program. Tight, fresh copy in crisp edged and uniformly bright dust jacket with $7.95 issue price intact to the unclipped front flap. Top edge stain is vivid and uniform. Mild vertical stress... View more info

Counting the Ways and Listening; Two Plays

By: Albee, Edward

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1977

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23093

ISBN: 0689107854

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 152 pages; Inscribed by Albee on the half title page to Jere Real : " by [signed] // This copy for Jere Real , who // understands // Lynchburg 1982." Jere Real was a professor at Lynchburg College; he coordinated visits and played host to the authors who appeared at the college as part of the Thornton Writer-in-Residence and Guest Reader program. Tight fresh copy in crisp edged and uniformly bright dust jacket with $7.95 issue price to ... View more info

Counting The Ways And Listening; Two Plays

By: Albee, Edward

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27579

ISBN: 0689107854

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 152 pages; Tight and neat in crisp edged and uniformly bright dust jacket with $7.95 issue price intact on unclipped front flap. Just mild toning to jacket flaps. Handsome copy. F/NF View more info

Malcolm, from the novel by James Purdy

By: Albee, Edward and James Purdy

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22968

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 138 pages; Inscribed and signed on the half-title page by Albee to Jere Real. Under the half-title "by Edward Albee (through Jim Purdy) for Jere Real". Snugly bound in original title lettered dust jacket with $4.95 issue price on unclipped front flap. Real's ownership signature to the top corner of the flyleaf is dated 1970. Dust jacket shelf rubbed at edges with several spots of rub to panel surfaces. Illustrated with pho... View more info

An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving

By: Alcott, Louisa May & Holly Johnson (Illust. )

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott: 1974

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 35952

ISBN: 0397315155

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Drawings; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 73 pages; Square format HC/DJ. Snugly bound and very neat in original pictorial dust jacket with publisher's $4.95 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Jacket is crisp edged and uniformly bright but has two short, closed scrunch tears at the top edge of the front panel and a 3" closed tear along the front flap fold. Judicious archival mends to the reverse surface of the jacket and with an archival (removable) du... View more info

The Dove's Necklace A Novel

By: Alem, Raja

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New York, The Overlook Press: 2016

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 34549

ISBN: 1590208986

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 480 pages; 1st printing. Tightly bound and exceptionally fresh in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket with publisher's $29.95 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Just a whisper of shelf evidence to jacket edges. F/NF View more info

Indian Killer; Uncorrected Proof

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: Alibris.0006164

ISBN: 087113652X

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 334 pages; Proof copy in slick wraps, as issued. Unread copy. NF View more info

Flight A Novel

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Grove Press, Black Cat: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 33073

ISBN: 0802170374

Condition: Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 181 pages; Paperback original - 1st printing. Tightly bound in pictorial flap-fold covers. Feels and appears unread and as new. Fine View more info

Brick Lane

By: Ali, Monica

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Doubleday: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 29540

ISBN: 038560484X

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 413 pages; HC/DJ 1st edition, 1st printing. Exceptionally bright and fresh copy in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial jacket with publisher's issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Signed by the author to the title page. Handsome copy. F/F; Signed by Author View more info