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Molly's Dog

By: Adams, Alice

Price: $75.00

Publisher: William B. Ewert: 1983

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2201045


Signed by author without inscription. Numbered 49 of 64. Near fine. 1983 Soft Cover. 22 pp. A short story about Molly and a dog. Alice Adams (August 14, 1926 – May 27, 1999) was an American novelist, short story writer, and university professor. Keywords: ALICE ADAMS AMERICAN LITERATURE MOLLY'S DOG SHORT STORIES CONTEMPORARY FICTION View more info

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Molly's Dog

By: Adams, Alice

Price: $125.00

Publisher: William B. Ewert: 1983

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2201046


Limited edition - copy H of 26 lettered copies. Signed by author without inscription. 1983 Hard Cover. 22 pp. A short story about Molly and a dog. Alice Adams (August 14, 1926 – May 27, 1999) was an American novelist, short story writer, and university professor. Keywords: ALICE ADAMS AMERICAN LITERATURE MOLLY'S DOG SHORT STORIES CONTEMPORARY FICTION View more info

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Ines of My Soul

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197264


First edition. Signed by author. Ink name on front endpaper. 2006 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 321 pp. Born into a poor family in Spain, Inés, a seamstress, finds herself condemned to a life of hard work without reward or hope for the future. It is the sixteenth century, the beginning of the Spanish conquest of the Americas, and when her shiftless husband disappears to the New World, Inés uses the opportunity to search for him as an excuse ... View more info

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Homecoming: Poems

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Grove Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2201052


First paperback printing. Signed by author without inscription. 1984 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 93 pp. Alvarez's first published collection of poetry, a work of great subtlety and power in which the young poet returned to her old-world childhood in the Dominican Republic. Julia Alvarez (born March 27, 1950) is a Dominican-American poet, novelist, and essayist. Alvarez rose to prominence with the novels How the García Girls Lost Their... View more info

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Den of Lions: Memoirs of Seven Years

By: Anderson, Terry

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2201098


First edition. Very good in good jacket. Inscribed and signed by author on half-title page ('Nancy, God Bless, Terry Anderson'). Minor score to top jacket edge repaired with tape on reverse, jacket spine head lightly stained (only visible on reverse). 1993 Hard Cover. 356 pp. In March 1985, Terry Anderson was swept up in the violent conflict of a turbulent era. At the mercy of Shiite captors for nearly seven years, he lived in chains, wondering fearfully if each day woul... View more info

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Pawing through Rochester: The Adventures of Spike

By: Ann, Esch; Reardon, Dan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 2006

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2204655


Signed by both authors and Spike with inscription: To Zach, Enjoy pawing through our book! Spike, Ann, Dan. Front wrapper lightly bumped, pages lightly dog-eared. 2006 Spiral-Bound Softcover. 17 pp. Rochester: Viewed thorugh the eyes of a dog. Keywords: ANN ESCH DAN REARDON PAWING THROUGH ROCHESTER ADVENTURES SPIKE ANIMALS PETS DOGS LOCAL REGIONAL NEW YORK View more info

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U. S. A., the Hard Way: An Autobiography of a B-17 Crew Member

By: Armstrong, Roger W.; Stone, Ken

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Quail House Pub. Co: 1991

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2198433


Signed by author with inscription For--Reg Miner--A fellow Kriegie and hostage (of the Russians) at Barth (Stalag Luft I). My very best wishes, Roger W. Armstrong, 5-17-93, with signed and inscribed post-it note laid in: Hi--Reg: Sorry I haven't sent the book earlier--but we're back to our base--in England--for two weeks. It's still there and today houses the Queen's Division. Their claim to fame is the burning of the White House in War of 1812. Thanks, Roger.. 1991 Trad... View more info

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Rude Ramsay and the Roaring Radishes

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Key Porter Kids: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197044


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 2003 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. An alliterative children's picture book by the author of The Handmaid's Tale, the theme of which is the value of resisting restrictions. Illustrated by Dusan Petricic. Keywords: CHILDREN FICTION PICTURE BOOKS MARGARET ATWOOD RUDE RAMSAY ROARING RADISHES SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Bashful Bob and Doleful Dorinda

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Key Porter Kids: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197045


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 2004 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. An alliterative children's picture book by the author of The Handmaid's Tale, the theme of which is exploring one's own personality. Illustrated by Dusan Petricic. And now, a new tongue-twisting adventure from Margaret Atwood! The internationally renowned Margaret Atwood once again turns her talents to a story for kids of all ages. Bas... View more info

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Bottle

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Hay Festival Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200662


First edition. One of 1000 copies. Signed by author without inscription. Near fine. 2004 Small Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 54 pp. From the author of The Handmaid's Tale, inspiration for the Hulu original television adaptation. CONTENTS: Bottle -- It's not easy being half-divine -- King Log in exile -- Take charge -- Thylacine ragout -- Post-colonial -- Faster -- Nightingale -- Bottle II. Keywords: MARGARET ATWOOD BOTTLE CANADIAN LITERATUR... View more info

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The Labrador Fiasco

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury Quid: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200664


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Near fine. 1996 Small Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. 41 pp. From the author of The Handmaid's Tale, inspiration for the Hulu original television adaptation. ...incorporates two of Atwood's longstanding interests of Canadian history and the Canadian wilderness. Labrador refers to the Canadian place rather than the breed of dog. The story contains two stories, one within another. This poses... View more info

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The Journals of Susanna Moodie: Poems

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1970

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200669


Signed by author without inscription. Lightly rubbed, lightly toned. 1970 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 64 pp. From the author of The Handmaid's Tale, inspiration for the Hulu original television adaptation. This cycle of poems is perhaps the most memorable evocation in modern Canadian literature of the myth of the wilderness, the immigrant experience, and the alienating and schizophrenic effects of the colonial mentality. Since it was first p... View more info

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True Stories

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200671


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Wrappers and pages toned. 1981 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 103 pp. From the author of The Handmaid's Tale, inspiration for the Hulu original television adaptation. The poems of True Stories confront the nature of poetry, question whether they may be conventionally defined as poetry. They diverge from the themes established in her previous poetry; they explore themes of atrocity, of war a... View more info

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Morning in the Burned House: New Poems

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $35.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, Inc.: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200673


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Near fine. Near Fine. 1995 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 127 pp. From the author of The Handmaid's Tale, inspiration for the Hulu original television adaptation. These beautifully crafted poems - by turns dark, playful, intensely moving, tender, and intimate - make up Margaret Atwood's most accomplished and versatile gathering to date, setting foot on the middle ground / between body and wo... View more info

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Bluebeard's Egg

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, Inc.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200684


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A few very faint small stains to page edges. Jacket toned. 1983 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 285 pp. From the author of The Handmaid's Tale, inspiration for the Hulu original television adaptation. With Bluebeard's Egg, Atwood covers a dramatic range of storytelling, her scope encompassing the many moods of her characters, from desolate to hilarious. By turns humorous and warm, stark and fr... View more info

The Treasure of the Padres

By: Baker, Betty

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1964

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 1515590


Signed by author. Edge wear. Good. 1964 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 172 pp. Betty Baker's second novel about contemporary life in the Southwest will delight old fans and win her new ones. For this irresistible story is filled with adventure, humor, insight, and sheer fun. View more info

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Ridin' High, Livin' Free: Hell-Raising Motorcycle Stories

By: Barger, Ralph 'Sonny'; Zimmerman, Keith; Zimmerman, Kent

Price: $30.00

Publisher: William Morrow / Harper Collins: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2120225


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. An exceptional copy. Fine. 2002 Hard Cover. xii, 257 pp. 8vo. Sonny Barger is the number one spokesman for the outlaw biker life. His New York Times bestseller Hell's Angel was an exhilarating history of his experiences with the world's most notorious motorcycle club. Now the Angel spreads his wings even wider to bring us rousing, moving, wildly entertaining true-life stories of his renegade brothers and sisters in bla... View more info

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Spectacles (Goblin Tales Series)

By: Beattie, Ann

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ariel Books / Workman Publishing: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197095


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1985 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. When Alison puts on Great Grandmother's glasses, they become magical and enable her to understand some of her great grandmother's frustrations and unfulfilled aspirations. Keywords: CHILDREN FICTION PICTURE BOOKS ANN BEATTIE SPECTACLES GOBLIN TALES SERIES SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Distortions

By: Beattie, Ann

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200708


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Pages toned. Jacket toned. 1976 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 283 pp. A collection of 19 short stories, many of which previously appeared in print, mostly in The New Yorker. The author's list of characters is diverse: a lifeguard who wants to introspect, a suburban couple and a spaceman, a wife who stops talking to her husband but gets up in the middle of the night to mail letters to him. ... View more info

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Jacklighting

By: Beattie, Ann

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Metacom Press: 1981

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200924


Signed by author without inscription. #34 of 250. Prospectus laid in. Near fine. 1981 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 20 pp. Nicholas has died sometime during the past year from injuries incurred while he was taking a midnight ride on his Harley and a drunk, driving a van, hit him head-on. Last year, on his birthday, he was alive but in the hospital, brain-damaged from the accident. This year, on his birthday, he is dead, and the narrator and he... View more info

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Tony Bennett in the Studio: A Life of Art & Music

By: Bennett, Tony; Sullivan, Robert

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Sterling: 2007

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2205758


#219 of 350 copies. Book still in original plastic wrap, with hand-numbered limitation sticker affixed to plastic. Includes publisher's slipcase, box, and original shipping box (the last of which is also hand-numbered). 2007 Large Hardcover. Deluxe limited 'Florentine Edition' in publisher's slipcase and box, with a signed giclee print painted by Bennett at a Tuscan villa, included exclusively in this edition only, and a copy of Bennett's CD Pop Art Songs. KEYWORDS: MUSI... View more info

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Relative Danger

By: Benoit, Charles

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197692


First edition. Signed by author. Near Fine. Very Good. 2004 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 340 pp. Picture a hotel room in 1948 Singapore. Picture a dispute between black marketer and thief Russell Pearce and an associate-an associate who opens fire and murders Russell Pearce. Fast forward to present-day Pottsville, Pennsylvania. Young Doug Pearce, just fired from his steady job in the brewery, has never strayed far from home. But he's always f... View more info

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The Female World: A Brilliant Exploration of a Previously Uncharted Region--the Special World of Women

By: Bernard, Jessie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Free Press: 1981

Edition: 2nd Printing

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2202132


2nd printing. Signed by author and inscribed: For Elizabeth O'Hera with best regards, Jessie Bernard 10/19/81. Edges very lightly rubbed. Crease to front and rear wrapper of jacket and jacket spine. 1981 Hard Cover. x, 614 pp. A sociological look at the sphere of women examines its patterns and trends, compares it with the world of men, and relates both concepts to politics and economics. Keywords: JESSIE BERNARD FEMALE WORLD BRILLIANT EXPLORATION PREVIOUSLY UNCHARTED R... View more info

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Nerves: A Novel

By: Boyd, Blanche M.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Daughters, Inc.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2201035


First edition - a paperback original. Signed by author without inscription. Top edge lightly foxed. 1973 Trade Paperback. 169 pp. Author's first book. Diane Hamilton comes of age in a world peopled by troubled women. Not that these are weak women, but they are women who have tried to face life down and failed. Nerves is a novel of generations of women--mother, daughter, aunt, friend of the family. Diane is the strength we all have in adolescence and the fear we felt of g... View more info

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After the Plague, and Other Stories

By: Boyle, T.C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Viking: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2199485


Signed by author without inscription. First edition. Faint smell of smoke, top page edges lightly foxed. Very Good. 2001 Hard Cover. 303 pp. Few authors in America write with such sheer love of story, language, and imagination as T. C. Boyle, and nowhere is that passion more evident than in his inventive, wickedly funny, and widely praised short stories. In After the Plague, his sixth collection of stories, Boyle exhibits his maturing themes, speaking to contemporary so... View more info

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Postcard from August

By: Braverman, Kate

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Illuminati: 1990

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2201044


Signed by author without inscription. Spine lightly bumped, lightly toned. 1990 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 75 pp. A lyrical diary in chapters by turns meditative and explosive, it spells a woman's intuitive journey from Southern California to wisdom--by way of motherhood, Hawaii and surrender. From the controversial author of Palm Latitudes. Keywords: KATE BRAVERMAN AMERICAN LITERATURE POETRY POEMS POSTCARD FROM AUGUST View more info

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Milk Run

By: Braverman, Kate Ellen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Momentum Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200713


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Wrappers and pages lightly toned, front wrapper lightly rubbed. 1977 Large Softcover. 57 pp. A collection of poetry by American writer Kate Ellen Braverman. Author's first book of poetry. CONTENTS: Cobalt Blue; Two and One-Half Years Ago; White Out; Classified Ad; The Curse; Job Interview; Bicycle Ride; This Is a Rented City; You Take the Man to the Hospital; Spaced Out; Clockman; Soon; My Husband Who Is Not My Husband... View more info

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The Day Jesse James Was Killed

By: Breihan, Carl W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Frederick Fell, Inc., Publishers: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2195335


First edition. Signed by author. Pages heavily toned Jacket heavily toned, jacket edges heavily rubbed, bottom right front corner of jacket taped. 1961 Hard Cover. xxvi, 235 pp. a wealth of material never before published, which casts new light on many aspects of the James' activities and motives, gleaned from rare newspaper accounts of the day, letters and photographs obtained from members of the James family and personal reminiscences of their friends and neighbors. Bl... View more info

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Lightfoot the Deer (Burgess Quaddies Green Forest Series Book 1)

By: Burgess, Thornton W. [Waldo]

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company: 1921

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2140934


1925 printing. Near fine in fair to good jacket. Inscribed & signed by author on title page ('Your story friend, Thornton W. Burgess 1926.'). This inscription is typical of Burgess, and therefore likely this was not inscribed to a friend of his. Nonetheless, signed copies of Burgess's early works are rather uncommon, especially in original jackets. Ink name on front endpaper, jacket stained & toned with minor loss from corners. Good. 1921 Hard Cover. viii, 205, [2] pp. 8... View more info

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Abraham Lincoln Traveled This Way: The America Lincoln Knew

By: Burlingame, Michael

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Firelight Publishing: 2011

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2170921


Signed by both Robert Shaw and Michael Burlingame. First edition. An exceptional copy. Near Fine. 2011 Large Hardcover. Abraham Lincoln Traveled This Way-The America Lincoln Knew is a look back through the window of time into Lincoln's world. Renowned Lincoln historian Dr. Michael Burlingame and acclaimed landscape photographer Robert Shaw explore the places and the land that were a part of Abraham Lincoln's life-from his early years in Kentucky and Indiana, through the ... View more info