Category: Fiction


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A Chapbook for Burnt-Out Priests, Rabbis and Ministers

By: Bradbury, Ray

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Cemetary Dance, 1991

1st ed., signed by Bradbury on the title page. Pristine copy! View more info

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Abysmal Brute, The

By: London, Jack

Price: $750.00

Publisher: NY, The Century Company, 1913

Edition: First

1st edition ["Published, May, 1913" and "1913" printed at foot of title page; 1 page undated ads] but in the second binding state which is identical to the first except for color. 12mo, light green cloth decorated in dark green and black. Near fine in vg-nf d/w. Contemporaneous bookstore seal on front pastedown; later bookseller inkstamp on back end paper; d/w has chipping at top and bottom of spine and upper corners; four small nicks on top edge. Scarce in this conditi... View more info

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All Through the Night

By: Field, Rachel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan, 1940

Edition: 1st ed.

Miniature book: 4"x5". A Christmas fable Field won the Newberry Medal for best children's book of 1929, "Hitty". Fine in good d/w, which has the price clipped out. Signed by Field on end-paper. View more info

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Angry Candy (Signed Copy)

By: Ellison, Harlan

Price: $45.00

Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1988. 1st ed., 8vo black boards. An anthology of short stories. Fine in d/w. Signed by Ellison on the title page. View more info

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Ann Vickers

By: LEWIS, Sinclair

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday, Doran & Co,, 1933

1st ed, first state before Lewis’s correction of the text. [ p.7 Ann’s father dies the year after she leaves college. Page 42 the same father dies before she leaves college.] The d/w states limited to 2350 copies, Very good/near fine: clean and crisp -- just lacks that new car smell. In fair d/w with small chips and tape repair at bottom of spine, several smaller edge nicks, and long closed cut along front hinge. View more info

At Play in the Fields of the Lord

By: Matthiessen, Peter

Price: $22.50

Random House, New York, 1965. 1st ed., 1st ptg. Cloth. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: G. Peter Matthiessen's middle-masterpiece. DJ unclipped, and with price visible ($5.95), but with one-inch piece at upper spine and several smaller chips along top edge. D/W slightly age-darkened as is common. View more info

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Burning Bright

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $55.00

Publisher: NY, Viking Press, 1950

1st ed., 8vo, beige cloth. Very good in good+ dust jacket. A clean tight copy but with a prior owner's signature inside front cover. D/w is not price clipped but has some light wear at top and bottom of spine, fore-edge; some light spotting. View more info

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Captains Courageous

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NY, Century Co., 1897

First American edition. 8vo, in original decorated green cloth ornamented in red, gold, and green with gilt lettering. Livingston 138. Very good; owner's inked signature on fee, otherwise a fine bright copy. View more info

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Collected Stories of Carson McCullers

By: McCullers, Carson

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1987

1st ed., with full number line. A virtually pristine copy in dust jacket with very minor shelf-wear; no tears, rubs, or nicks -- just no longer has that shiny new finish. View more info

Dead End

By: Kingsley, Sidney

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Random House, 1936

A 1936 copy, but not the first printing. In dust jacket with $2 price inside front flap and notation of 245 titles in the Modern Library on back flap. With three wood-engravings by Julian Wehr. This is the book that inspired the "Dead End Kids" films. The book itself is in fine condition with no defects other than very light age-toning along top edge. The jacket is good only with a 1" open tear on back, several smaller nicks along top edge and bottom of spine, darkened s... View more info

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Deadline at Dawn

By: Irish, William

Price: $235.00

Publisher: New York, Lippincott Story Press Book, 1944

Good+ copy; clean and sound except for upper corners of binding rubbed and frayed. No toning or staining to pages or boards. Jacket has a ½”x2” open tear and several smaller tears along top front; similar tears on back cover and a 1”x3/4” open tear at bottom of spine. Some edgewear to jacket along spine and lower edge. Suspense thriller taking place in one evening, young couple races against the clock to find a murderer and lest they be accused of the crime. Sub... View more info

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Death of An Expert Witness

By: James, P.D.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber, 1977

1st ed (UK), signed by James on the title page. Pristine copy in dust-jacket. The signature was added later in 1990. View more info

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Dinosaur Tales

By: Bradbury, Ray

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes and Noble Books, 1996

1st ed. thus. 8vo, hardcover signed by Bradbury on front end-paper. Pristine copy in d/w! View more info

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Dogs Think That Every Day is Christmas

By: Bradbury, Ray

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Gibbs-Smith, 1997

1st ed. Inscribed by Bradbury on title page. Pristine copy! View more info

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Enchanted Garden, The

By: Erskine, John

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Chicago, The Bookfellows, 1925

First edition. #64/300 signed copies. Cloth backed marble boards with paper labels on spine and front cover, deckle edges. Very good; corners bumped and rubbed, light wear to edges; spine label beginning to peel at top edge but still fully intact. Former owner's bookplate and signature on front endpapers. View more info