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THE RESCUE OF MISS YASKELL AND OTHER PIPE DREAMS ( Signed )

By: Baker , Russell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Congdon & Weed: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 050108-T


1st. ed. 1983 , Hardcover with the dust jacket ( price clipped ) , 294 page book . tenth book by this author and signed by him on the first blank page . Condition : Fine / Near Fine on the dust jacket . Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

MANDHOOD FOR AMATEURS : The Pleasures and Regrets of a Husband, Father , and Son ( Signed )

By: Chabon , Michael

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins Publishers: 2009

Edition: 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 101509-C


1st. Edition , 1st. Printing , Illustrated hardcover in the dust jacket 306 page book . Signed by Michael chabon on the title page . Condition : NEW Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

MANDHOOD FOR AMATEURS : The Pleasures and Regrets of a Husband, Father , and Son ( Signed )

By: Chabon , Michael

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins Publishers: 2009

Edition: 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 101509-D


1st. Edition , 1st. Printing , Illustrated hardcover in the dust jacket 306 page book . Signed by Michael chabon on the title page . Condition : NEW Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Some People , Places , & Things That Will Not Appear in My Next Novel

By: Cheever , John

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 010505-G


1st. ed. 1961 , Hardcover with the dust cover , 175 page book. Nine short stories by John Cheever . Condition : Near Fine , ex.owners name on the inside front cover. DJ is very good , with ex.owners name pened on the front. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

SOUVENIR and Other Stories

By: Clune , Henry W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Geneseo , NY, James Brunner, Publisher: 1990

Edition: Limited Edition..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 041512-S


1st. Edition Limited signed edition #517 of 1000 copies Red cloth hardcover in the dust jacket, 218 page book . Condition : As New Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

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The Angel Esmeralda : Nine Stories

By: DeLillo, Don

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Riverside, NJ, U.S.A., Simon & Schuster: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 031512-T


1st.Edition , 1st. Printing 2011, Hardcover in the dust jacket 213 page book . This is the authors first collection of short stories and is signed by him. Condition : New View more info

Keep Off the Grass !

By: England , George Allan

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston ,MA., Small , Maynard & Co.: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 121504-J


1st.ed. 1919 , Hardcover with light brown paper boards with green illustration and letters ,140 page book. Illustrated with black and white drawings by the author . A scarce title by this author. Condition : Very Good , with edge rubs and light ware at the corners. see the book at oue shop at : GibbsBooks. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

WOMEN FOR MEN ( Signed )

By: Ford , Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1997

Edition: 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 112509-H


1st. Edition, 1st. Printing 1997 , Hardcover in the dust jacket,255 page book . Three short stories thematically linked long short stories ( novellas ). Condition ; Very Fine on the book and Fine on the DJ. with a very small crese at the top corner spine. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

THE UNKNOWN CIVIL WAR : Odd, Peculiar, and Unusual Stories of the War Between the States

By: Garrison , Webb

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nashville , TN., Cumberland House: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition Later Printing..

Seller ID: 112509-O


1st. edition later printing 2000 , Illustrated soft cover wraps , 301 page book with black & white illustrations. Condition : New Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Rube Goldberg's Guide to Europe

By: Goldberg , Rube

Price: $24.50

Publisher: New York, Vanguard Press: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 011005-K


1st.ed. 1954 , Hardcover with the dust cover , 96 page book. Illustrated with black and white drawings. A humorus look at traveling . Condition : Very good / Very Good. light small sporting on a few of the pages, dj show edge runs and small nicks. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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SIX FEET OF THE COUNTRY

By: Gordimer , Nadine

Price: $130.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 081518-S


1st.American Edition , 1st. Printing 1956 , Hardcover in the dust jacket 240 page book . Short stories , her third book and second collection of stories published in the USA. Condition : Very Good with edge ware to the bottom corners. Dust jacket is Very Good light soiling to the back cover . View more info

THE COUNTRY AHEAD OF US , THE COUNTRY BEHIND

By: Guterson , David

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1989

Edition: 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing..

Inscription: Author Inscribed

Seller ID: 041517-F


1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 1989 , Hardcover in the dust jacket , 162 page book . This copy is signed by Gutson and inscribed to someone. Condition : Very Fine . Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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THE ART AND CRAFT OF THE SHORT STORY

By: Hall , James B.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Murphy , Oregon, Castle Peak: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 103015-O


1st. Edition, 1995 , Soft cover in illustrated wraps . A 327 page book . Condition : Fine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Day it Snowed Tortillas ( Signed )

By: Hayes , Joe

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Mexico, Mariposa Pub.: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 020106-B


1st. ed. 1982 , Sofr cover with an illustrated wraps, 63 page book with brown tone drawings. Limited edition of 3000 copies . Condition : Very Good , with a small nick on the front cover and very light soiling to the covers see the image . Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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A CONRAD ARGOSY

By: Introduction By William McFee

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, Double Day Press: 1942

Edition: Not Stated..

Seller ID: 111517-M


1942 , Hardcover in the dust jacket ,713 page book with black & white woodblock plates by Alexander Mueller . Condition : Very Good with edge rubs and light chipping to the dust jacket and aging . Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall View more info

I COULDN'T WAIT TO TELL YOU ( Signed )

By: Katz , Ethyl

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Writers Club Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 071507-R


1st. edition only printing 2000 , Illustrated soft cover , 110 page book . Book on life , dying and death . Condition : Very Fine Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

DAS HAUS IN DER SONNE / At Solsidan

By: Larsson , Carl

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Robert Langewiesche: 1919

Edition: Not Stated..

Seller ID: 111511-V


1919 Purple cloth hardcover with illustrated paper lable glued on front and back,Das Haus In Der Sonne 74 pages with 18 full page color plates by Larsson and some black & white illustrations .The other story is At Solsidan 32 pages and 28 full page color plates by Carl Larsson at the back of the book. A very scarce copy only printed in German , all text is in German . Condition : Very Good with page aging and cover edge rubs. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Viavi Hygiene for Women , Men and Children

By: Law , Hartland & Herbert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Viavi Co.: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 010605-M


1st. ed. 1905 , Hardcover with black cloth boards ,610 page book. Condition : Very Good. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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HER BODY AND OTHER PARTIES

By: Machado , Carmen Maria

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.A., Graywolf Press: 2017

Edition: 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 111517-Z


1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 2017 , Soft cover in illustrated wrap , 245 page book . This is also signe & date by Machado with a drawing of a ribon through the title . Condition : NEW . Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Stories of Three Decades

By: Mann , Thomas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition American..

Seller ID: 010405-Y


1st. USA edition 1936 Hardcover with tan cloth boards, 567 page book with green page edge at the top edge . Condition : Very Good . No Jacket , with aging to the pages . Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info