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Father Abraham

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1984

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009757

ISBN: 039453722X

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Faulkner is one of the most celebrated writers in American literature generally and Southern literature specifically. Though his work was published as early as 1919, and largely during the 1920s and 1930s, Faulkner was not widely known until receiving the 1949 Nobel Prize in Literature, for which he became the only Mississippi-born Nobel winner. First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protect... View more info

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The Short Stories Of Ernest Hemingway

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York:, Charles Scribner's Sons,: 1953.[c1964]

Edition: Reprint of 1938 edition;

Seller ID: 008766


Containing the First Forty-Nine Stories, With a Brief Preface by Ernest Hemingway. Later printing. I-7-64[MH]. Book Club blind-stamp on rear board. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear.Dust Jacket in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve is price-clipped with small loss top of spine minimal spine toning. Ref; Bruccoli; Hanneman; Nobelprize.org View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York:, Scribner,: 1940.

Edition: Early reprint of First Edition.

Seller ID: 008992


Hemingway's classic powerful novel of the Spanish Civil War. It tells the story of Robert Jordan, a young American in the International Brigades attached to a republican guerrilla unit. As a dynamiter, he is assigned to blow up a bridge during an attack on the city of Segovia. >Also a 1943 American war film produced and directed by Sam Wood and starring Gary Cooper, Ingrid Bergman, Akim Tamiroff, and Joseph Calleia. >Blue cloth. Bindings square and... View more info

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Mystic River

By: Lehane, Dennis

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, William Morrow,: 2001.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008881

ISBN: 0688163165

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Mystic River was made into an American mystery drama film in 2003 directed and scored by Clint Eastwood. It stars Sean Penn, Tim Robbins, Kevin Bacon, Laurence Fishburne, Marcia Gay Harden, and Laura Linney. i> No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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Listen to the Wind
[Aviation History]

By: Lindbergh, Anne

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York:, Harcourt Brace & Co.,: 1938

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008649


Winner of the Inaugural National Book Award for non-fiction. Listen! The Wind is the story of a survey flight around the North Atlantic Ocean in 1933. The purpose of the flight was to study the air-routes between America and Europe. >The Lindbergh's were famous from their aviation exploits, this one covers their flights across the Atlantic to Scandinavia and Russia, down through Europe to Morocco and west on a long, dangerous hop to Brazil. ... View more info

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...Gone With The Wind

By: Mitchell, Margaret

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, The Macmillan Company,: 1949

Edition: 65th Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007678


Margaret Mitchell was an American author and journalist. One novel by Mitchell was published during her lifetime, the American Civil War-era novel, Gone with the Wind, for which she won the National Book Award for Most Distinguished Novel of 1936 and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1937. 65th Printing. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with rubs to spine edges and corners. Lacking dust jacket. View more info

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Appointment in Samarra

By: O'Hara, John

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1934

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Author’s Signature on half-title page with date

Seller ID: 009369

Condition: Very Good


Author’s Signature on half-title page with date and inscription. First Edition, First Printing with notice tipped to dedication leaf. John O’Hara’s first novel; No. 22 on the Modern Library's list of the best 100 novels of the 20th century and placed on Time Magazine's list of top 100 novels written in English since 1923.O’Hara is particularly well-known for his uncanny ear for dialogue. Writer Fran Lebowitz called him "the real F. S... View more info

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In America

By: Sontag, Susan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Farrar Straus & Giroux,: 2000.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 001626

ISBN: 0374175403


Book and dust jacket carefully handled. No flaws evident. Dust jacket in protective Mylar. View more info

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The Red Pony

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York:, The Viking Press,: 1945.

Edition: 1st Hardcover Illustrated Edition, Variant 2 (Kingsport Press imprint).

Seller ID: 008652


Four different stories about Jody and his life on his father's California ranch. Other main characters include Carl Tiflin - Jody's father; Billy Buck - an expert in horses and a working hand on the ranch; Mrs. Tiflin - Jody's mother; Jody's grandfather - Mrs. Tiflin's father, who has a history of crossing the Oregon Trail, and enjoys telling stories about his experiences; and Gitano - an old man who wishes to die at the Tiflin ranch.. Throughout his career John S... View more info

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Tortilla Flat / Of Mice and Men

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Book of the Month Club: 1995

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 009562

Condition: New


John Ernst Steinbeck, Jr. (1902 - 1968) has been called "a giant of American letters", and many of his works are considered classics of Western literature. He won the 1962 Nobel Prize in Literature "for his realistic and imaginative writings, combining as they do sympathetic humor and keen social perception". Tortilla Flat portrays a group of paisanos-literally, countrymen-a small band of errant friends enjoying life and wine in the days after the end of the Grea... View more info

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The Wayward Bus

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $525.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1947

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009753

Condition: Near Fine


The novel is about a group of people on a bus traveling California's back roads, it is unclear whether the characters are traveling toward a hopeful destination or merely fleeing something. Although considered one of Steinbeck's weaker novels at the time of its original publication, The Wayward Bus was financially more successful than any of his previous works. A black-and-white film version of The Wayward Bus was released in 1957, with a cast including Jayne Man... View more info

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The Pearl

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $185.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1947

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. Second State Dust Jacket.

Seller ID: 009765

Condition: Very Good


The Pearl explores the secrets of man's nature, the darkest depths of evil, and the luminous possibilities of love. Steinbeck began writing the story as a movie script in 1944, and first published it as a short story called "The Pearl of the World" in Woman's Home Companion in December 1945. He expanded it to novella length and published it under the name The Pearl by Viking Press in 1947. As he was writing the novella version, he was frequently travelling to Mexico wher... View more info

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The Confessions of Nat Turner

By: Styron, William

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1967

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009099

Condition: Fine in a Near Fine Dust Jacket


Black cloth covered boards with Gilt spine titles and silver and orange decorations. Top edge stained brown/maroon. Bindings square and tight. Text Clean. Book without flaw. Dust jacket with the price of $6.95 has minimal shelf wear and only a hint of the usual spine fading now in a new Mylar sleeve. The novel concerns the slave revolt in Virginia in 1831. It is based on The Confessions of Nat Turner: The Leader of the Late Insurrection in Southampton, Vir... View more info

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The Confessions of Nat Turner

By: Styron, William

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1967

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009908

Condition: Fine


The novel concerns the slave revolt in Virginia in 1831. It is based on The Confessions of Nat Turner: The Leader of the Late Insurrection in Southampton, Virginia, a first-hand account of Turner's confessions published by a local lawyer, Thomas Ruffin Gray, in 1831.First Edition, First Printing. Black cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles and silver and orange decorations. Top edge stained brown/maroon. Bindings square and tight. Text Clean. Book witho... View more info

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Trust Me

By: Updike, John

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1987

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009381

ISBN: 0394558332

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


'It is in his short stories that we find Updike's most assured work...and almost without fail they give pleasure, a quality not to be taken lightly.' -- The Washington Post Book WorldNo Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. First Edition, First Printing. Book is unopened and unread. Dust jacket has a hint of handling now in a new Mylar protective sleeve. 8 inches tall... View more info

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Myra Breckinridge.

By: Vidal, Gore

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, & Company: 1968

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 009747

Condition: Fine


First Edition, First Printing. LAID-IN SIGNED PHOTO. Made into the 1970 film, directed by Michael Sarne, and featured Raquel Welch in the title role. It also starred John Huston, Farrah Fawcett, Rex Reed, Roger Herren, and Roger C. Carmel. Tom Selleck made his film debut in a small role.Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 21.5 cm,; 8.5 inches tall; 264 pages. View more info

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All the Kings Men

By: Warren, Robert Penn

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Conn:, Easton Press,: 2000.

Seller ID: 002286

Condition: Fine


Robert Penn Warren was an American poet, novelist, and literary critic and was one of the founders of New Criticism. He received the 1947 Pulitzer Prize for the Novel for his novel All the King's Men (1946) and the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1958 and 1979. He is the only person to have won Pulitzer Prizes for both fiction and poetry. The 1949 version won the Academy Award for Best Picture. It is rated as the 36th greatest novel of the 20th century by Mod... View more info