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A Fable

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1954

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010333

Condition: Very Good


A Fable is a 1954 novel written by the American author William Faulkner. He spent more than a decade and tremendous effort on it and aspired for it to be "the best work of my life and maybe of my time". It won the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award.First Edition, First Printing. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Stain on lower text-block edge. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleev... View more info

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Famous Last Words.

By: Findley, Timothy

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada:, Irwin Publishing,: 1981.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001124

ISBN: 0772013624


Famous Last Words is part-thriller, part-horror story; it is also a meditation on history and the human soul. In the final days of the Second World War, Hugh Selwyn Mauberley scrawls his desperate account on the walls and ceilings of his ice-cold prison high in the Austrian Alps. Officers of the liberating army discover his frozen, disfigured corpse and his astonishing testament - the sordid truth that he alone possessed. Fascinated but horrified, they learn of a ... View more info

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Madame Bovary: A Storey of Provincal Life

By: Flaubert, Gustave

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1979

Seller ID: 007844

Condition: Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. Translation of Francis Steegmuller; Illustrated by Malcolm Liepke. Gustave Flaubert was an influential French novelist who was perhaps the leading exponent of literary realism in his country. He is known especially for his first published novel, Madame Bovary (1857), for his Correspondence, and for his scrupulous devotion to his style and aesthetics. The story focuses on a doctor's wife,... View more info

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Pillars of the Earth

By: Follett, Ken

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1989

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010422

ISBN: 0688046592

Condition: Near Fine


Book and dust jacket carefully handled. No flaws evident. Dust jacket in protective Mylar. First American Edition, First Edition is stated about full number line "1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10". Photo of the author on the back dust jacket with no reviews anywhere on the jacket.Ken Follett is known worldwide as the master of split-second suspense, but his most beloved and bestselling book tells the magnificent tale of a twelfth-century monk driven to do the seemingly imposs... View more info

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Captain Horatio Hornblower : Beat to Quarters, Ship of the Line, Flying Colors.

By: Forester, C. S.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Co., : 1996

Edition: Book Club Edition.

Seller ID: 009337

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket.


Cecil Louis Troughton Smith (1899 - 1966), known by his pen name Cecil Scott "C. S." Forester, was an English novelist known for writing tales of naval warfare such as the 12-book Horatio Hornblower series, depicting a Royal Navy officer during the Napoleonic wars. Two of the Hornblower books, A Ship of the Line and Flying Colours, were jointly awarded the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for fiction in 1938.Book of the Month Club. Three titles each with a front... View more info

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Owls Do Cry

By: Frame, Janet

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1960

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009997

Condition: Near Fine


The novel spans twenty years in the Withers family, tracing Daphne's coming of age into a post-war New Zealand too narrow to know what to make of her. She is deemed mad, institutionalized, and made to undergo a risky lobotomy. Margaret Drabble calls Owls Do Cry a song of survival. Nene Janet Paterson Clutha (1924 - 2004) was a New Zealand author who published under the name Janet Frame. She wrote novels, short stories, poetry, juvenile fiction, and an autobiograph... View more info

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The Adaptable Man

By: Frame, Janet

Price: $34.95

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1965

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010037

Condition: Very Good


Beneath the seemingly tranquil surface of an old English village lie murder, incest, and mystery. Alwyn Maude, a handsome young man, commits murder for no particular reason other than to kill. The senselessness of Alwyn's crime is contrasted with the antiquated ways of his father and uncle. The tensions between past and present are explored and the shortcomings of both exposed. Very Good in a Very Good Dust Jacket. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light e... View more info

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Star of the North

By: Francis William Sullivan

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1916

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 002518

Condition: Very Good


First Edition First Printing. 8vo; 7.5 inches tall, 379 pages with 4 pages of publisher's advertisements. Forest green cloth covered boards with stamped gilt titles on the spine. Front board has raised decorations of trees and a gilt box with titles above an emblem of stamped gilt snow shoes. Tissue-guarded frontispiece. Bindings firm though there is a small shelf lean. Light shelf wear with pushed lower spine, and small rubs to corners. Text clean and bright. Bo... View more info

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Flashman in the Great Game
[Espionage; Great Game - Fiction]

By: Fraser, George Macdonald

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York:, Alfred A. Knopf,: 1975.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 008486


Fifth volume in the Flashman series; set during the Indian Sepoy Mutiny, in which Harry suffers an unusual bout of heroism and is awarded the Victoria Cross!Flashman “…a scoundrel, a liar, a cheat, a thief, a coward ---and oh, yes a toady.”Flashman enters the Great Game of espionage traveling ‘as ghastly a road as any living man traveled in my time.” From Balmoral castle to the Indian Mutiny and the besieged garrison at Cawnpore. [Firsts: Feb 1992 pp20-2... View more info

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Far from the City of Class and other Stories.

By: Friedman, Bruce Jay

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, Frommer-Pasmantier,: 1963.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001229


Bindings square and tight with clean text. Minimal shelf wear with pushed spine tips. Dust jacket light wear with some darkening to the white of the jacket. Stamped "File Copy" on front free end-page. 8 1/2 inches tall. View more info

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Paradise Salvage.
[Debut Novel]

By: Fusco, John

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Overlook Press.: 2002.

Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Full Number Line;

Inscription: <b>SIGNED by the Author</b>

Seller ID: 001241

ISBN: 1585672092

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


In his tantalizing debut novel, John Fusco marvelously traces the unforgettable trajectory of twelve-year-old Nunzio Paradiso's last summer of innocence. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. Author's Debut Novel. Signed by the Author View more info

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Drums of Autumn

By: Gabaldon, Diana

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Dell Pub Group: 1996

Seller ID: 010092

ISBN: 0385255853

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


It began in Scotland, at an ancient stone circle. There, a doorway, open to a select few, leads into the past-or the grave. Claire Randall survived the extraordinary passage, not once but twice. Her first trip swept her into the arms of Jamie Fraser, an eighteenth-century Scot whose love for her became a legend-a tale of tragic passion that ended with her return to the present to bear his child No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Qual... View more info

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The Modern Comedy
Three DanishText Volumes: Svanesang, Den Hvide Abe, Underaaget [The Modern Comedy]

[ English titles: Swan Song, The White Monkey, Indian Summer]

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Kobenhaven, Denmark:, Gydendalske Boghandel,: 1933 / 1932

Seller ID: 009069

Condition: Near Fine.


John Galsworthy won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1932. The three titles are the three books of The Modern Comedy. Each uniformly bound in half leather with gilt decorated spines to marbled boards. Text block in similar marbling. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. minimal shelf handling. Text in Danish View more info

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The Holyoke
(The 1988 Morse Poetry Prize)

By: Gasper, Frank ; Mary Oliver: Introduction

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Boston, Northeastern Univ Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009729

ISBN: 1555530397

Condition: Near Fine


SIGNED w/ inscription. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Minor toning. Frank Xavier Gaspar is an American poet, novelist and professor of Portuguese descent. A number of his books treat Portuguese-American themes or settings, particularly the Portuguese community in Provincetown, Massachusetts. View more info

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The Night Before Christmas
(Penguin Christmas Classics)

By: Gogol, Nikolai

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York: , Penguin Classics: 2014

Seller ID: 006414

ISBN: 0143122487


Zany and mischievous, and drawing inspiration from the folk tales of Gogol’s far-flung village in Ukraine, The Night Before Christmas is the basis for many movie and opera adaptations and is still read aloud to children on Christmas Eve in Ukraine and Russia. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Illustrated with b/w drawings. View more info

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The Legend of the Cid
[11th Century Spain]

By: Goldston, Robert C.

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York:, Bobbs-Merrill,: 1963.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008780


Written for the young adult audience relating how the Cid won his knighthood, why he was banished from Castille, how he defended the Moorish kingdom of Spain, and how the Cid became a legend. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. View more info

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.M Is for Malice

By: Grafton, Sue

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Henry Holt & Company,: 2001.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 000743

ISBN: 0805036377


SIGNED in her distinctive calligraphy style. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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M Is for Malice

By: GRAFTON, Sue

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Company: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 009437

ISBN: 0805036377

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


SIGNED in her distinctive calligraphy style. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. First Edition, First Printing. View more info

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P Is for Peril

By: Grafton, Sue

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Putnam Pub Group: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 009482

ISBN: 0399147195

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


SIGNED by the Author; No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, First Edition; First Printing; Full Number Line; Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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The Lord's Will and Other Carolina Plays

By: Green, Paul; Introduction: Koch, Frederick H.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1925

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010001

Condition: Very Good


Five one-act plays in one volume. Edited by Pro Frederick H. Koch, founder of The Carolina Playmakers and the Dakota Playmakers, with an introduction, 'Making a Folk Theatre' and a Bibliography. Illustrated with photos from the plays. First Edition, First Printing. Illustrated with photos from the plays. Very Good in a Very Good Dust Jacket, Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protecti... View more info