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O. Henry's New York the Immortality of a Great City Portrayed in Some of the Best Short Stories of All Time, Adams, J. Donald
1 Adams, J. Donald O. Henry's New York the Immortality of a Great City Portrayed in Some of the Best Short Stories of All Time
Fawcett 1964 Paperback Fair 
Fawcett, 1964 Fawcett, 1964 192 pp. Text is clean, tight, unmarked , toned. Moisture stain on top edges does not extend into text. Covers are intact, edgeworn. A useful reading copy. Mass Market Paperback. Fair.. Paperback. Fair. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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2 Anthony Burgess Ernest Hemingway and His World
U.S.A. Charles Scribner's Sons 1978 068415661X / 9780684156613 First Edition. Hardcover Near Fine Fine 
U.S.A.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1978 128 pp with B&W illustrations on every page. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Green cloth boards are undamaged. DJ is bright and whole save for one short closed tear. Now in mylar protector. #001855. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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3 Biggers, Earl Dare The Agony Column
Bobbs-Merrill 1916 1st Edition. Hardcover Good No Jacket Grefe, Will 
Bobbs-Merrill, 1916 194 pp with B&W plate frontis and B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. The remains of a library sticker on endpapers but no other library markings. Sienna cloth boards with blind stamped design and cream titles are clean and bright on the boards, titles fading along spine. bumped at extremities with very slight loss of material. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Grefe, Will. Ex-Library. First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Revenge of the Lawn Stories 1962 - 1970, Brautigan, Richard
4 Brautigan, Richard Revenge of the Lawn Stories 1962 - 1970
Simon And Schuster First Printing. Paperback Very Good 
Simon And Schuster Simon And Schuster Unpaginated. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Date stamp/possible remainder mark on page edges. Covers are bright and undamaged. Stated first printing. First Printing. Trade Paperback. Very Good.. First Printing.. Paperback. Very Good. First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Deliverance, Dickey, James
5 Dickey, James Deliverance
Boston Houghton Mifflin Co. 1970 First Printing. Hardcover Very Good + Very Good 
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1970 Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1970 278 pp. First printing"C". Text is tight and unmarked except for pp 21-22 where a bit of the green edge dye has penetrated onto the pages for about 3/4 of an inch. Top edges are green with some small water spots near spine. Beige boards with green stamped printing are "fine." Black DJ with green eye plus author's portrait on back is "VG" with several closed tears and rubbing along edges. Price clipped. The DJ's colors are bright with no fading. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Printing. Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good.. First Printing.. Hardcover. Very Good +/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 375.00 USD
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Flags in the Dust, Faulkner, William
6 Faulkner, William Flags in the Dust
Random House 1973 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Good Good 
Random House, 1973 Random House, 1973 369 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Mustard-colored cloth boards with copper stamped titles are cean, bright, undamaged. DJ is intact with darkened spine, edgewear. Not price-clipped. Now in protective mylar. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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7 Faulkner, William The Mansion
London Chatto & Windus 1961 First UK Edition. Hardcover Good No Jacket 
London: Chatto & Windus, 1961 London: Chatto & Windus, 1961 Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library stamps on endpapers and libe pocket. Binding is good+. Bumped and spine faded. Gilt printing on spine. First UK Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library.. First UK Edition.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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8 Faulkner, William The Town
London Chatto & Windus 1958 First UK Edition. Hardcover Good + No Jacket 
London: Chatto & Windus, 1958 London: Chatto & Windus, 1958 Text is clean, tight, and unmarked. Library stamp and pocket on endpapers. Binding is bumped, scuffed and scratched with a faded spine. First UK Edition. Hard Cover. Good +/No Jacket. Ex-Library.. First UK Edition.. Hardcover. Good +/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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Showboat (facsimile edition), Ferber, Edna
9 Ferber, Edna Showboat (facsimile edition)
Doubleday, Page & Co. 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
Doubleday, Page & Co. Doubleday, Page & Co. 398 pp. Appears to be a modern reproduction of the first edition of 1926. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Yellow cloth boards are pristine. DJ is bright and intact with some lightening to spine, but this may be deliberately printed that way. No ISBN or date to be found but I'd guess it's within the last twenty years. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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10 Hersey, John My Petition for More Space
Knopf 1974 0394494660 / 9780394494661 Stated First Edition. Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
Knopf, 1974 Knopf, 1974 182 pp, Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is clean and bright with slight shelfwear and one short closed tear, price-clipped but with an attached price sticker. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.. Stated First Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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11 Jennewein, J. Leonard Black Hills Booktrails
Dakota Territory Centennial Commission 1962 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Dakota Territory Centennial Commission, 1962 Dakota Territory Centennial Commission, 1962 111 pp with one illustration of the title page of the first book printed in the Black Hills frontis. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Rust-colored cloth boards are clean and undamaged, bumped at extremities. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 64.00 USD
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Trial, Mankiewicz, Don M.
12 Mankiewicz, Don M. Trial
Harper 1955 Numbered. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Signed
Harper, 1955 Harper, 1955 Limited edition #937 with emotional dedication to screenwriter, Nunnally Johnson, by author. VG+ condition with a plastic slipcover. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. By Author on Flyleaf. Numbered. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. Signed by Author(s). Numbered.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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13 May, Rollo Love and Will
W.W. Norton & Co. 1969 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Good Good Plus 
W.W. Norton & Co., 1969 W.W. Norton & Co., 1969 352 Pgs. Text clean and unmarked. Toned. Owner's signature on endpaper. DJ has scuffing on spine. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good Plus. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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14 Mencken, H. L. Minority Report H.L. Mencken's Notebooks
Alfred A. Knopf 1956 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Alfred A. Knopf, 1956 293 pp. text is clean, tight and unmarked. Previous owner's personal stamp on flyleaf. Blue cloth boards with gold-stamped titles along spine are bumped at extremities.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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15 Roth, Philip Our Gang
U.S.A. Random House 1971 039447886X / 9780394478869 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U.S.A.: Random House, 1971 U.S.A.: Random House, 1971 200 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Blue paper boards with black quarter-binding are clean, lightly bumped at extremities. DJ i bright and intact save for one closed 1" tear. #001900. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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16 Russell, Bertrand The Good Citizen's Alphabet
Philosophical Library 1958 1st Ed. Hardcover Good Good Themerson, Franciszka 
Philosophical Library, 1958 Philosophical Library, 1958 Unpaginated. 28 pgs.B&W line illustrations. Black line on top page edges Ble cloth boards are undamaged. DJ is faded along spine. 1st Ed. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illus. by Themerson, Franciszka. 5" x 7.5".. 1st Ed.. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illus. by Themerson, Franciszka. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Nightwork; a Novel ( Signed By Natalie Schafer), Shaw, Irwin
17 Shaw, Irwin Nightwork; a Novel ( Signed By Natalie Schafer)
Delacorte Press 1975 Hardcover Fair Fair Signed
Delacorte Press, 1975 Delacorte Press, 1975 311 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. From the library of and with signature by Natalie Schafer known for her role as "Lovey Howell" on the sitcom Gilligan's Island. Blue cloth covers have wear at extremities. DJ is intact in 'fair' condition, now in protective mylar. ASSOCIATION Copy. Hardcover. Fair/Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. Signed by Author(s). Hardcover. Fair/Fair. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Ten Great American Classics Selected By Fifty of America's Leading Literary Men, The Limited Editions Club
18 The Limited Editions Club The Ten Great American Classics Selected By Fifty of America's Leading Literary Men
The Limited Editions Club 1941 Paperback Very Good 
The Limited Editions Club, 1941 The Limited Editions Club, 1941 18 pp. a prospectus for new editions of ten American classics with some additional printing explanations, published by the Limited Editions Club. Dark blue paper covers with a beige sticker with red printing. Cover somewhat faded. Stapled Softcover. Very Good.. Paperback. Very Good. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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The London Embassy, Theroux, Paul
19 Theroux, Paul The London Embassy
Washington Square Press 1983 0671498053 / 9780671498054 Paperback Good + No Jacket 
Washington Square Press, 1983 Washington Square Press, 1983 Text is clean, tight and unmarked, very lightly yellowed. Cover is clean, bright, dogeared. Trade Paperback. Good +/No Jacket.. Paperback. Good +/No Jacket. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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20 Turnbull , Andrew Scott Fitzgerald a Biography
London The Bodley Head 1962 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Good Good 
London: The Bodley Head, 1962 London: The Bodley Head, 1962 320 pgs. 16 b/w photo plates. Text clean, tight, bright and unmarked. DJ has tiny tear in acetate. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 5.75" x 8.75".. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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