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Motion of History and Other Plays
by Baraka, Amiri
Published by: William Morrow & Co.
, 1978
Hardcover
Signed and inscribed by the author on half title page. Hardcover, 8vo, 225 pp. Light, uneven fading to spine cloth, dustjacket has light edgewear at crown of spine, else FINE. Price not clipped. Dj in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$44.00
Book #89913
Lost in the Funhouse. Fiction for print, tape, live voice.
by Barth, John
Published by: Doubleday & Company, Inc.
, 1968
Hardcover
Signed limited first edition, #116/250. Author signed. With J33 at foot of last page. Beige embossed cloth in slipcase, 8vo, 201 pp. FINE in like slipcase. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$60.00
Book #59303
Christopher Columbus
by Bertin, Charles
Published by: John Carter Brown Library The Stone House Press
, 1992
Hardcover
Limited edition, #39/200. Signed by translator, artist, and printer. Original cloth with original mylar dustjacket, 8vo, 85pp. Wood engravings by John De Pol. Publisher's prospectus laid in. FINE condition. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$45.00
Book #63704
Las Ratas. Novela.
by Bianco, Jose
Published by: Sur
, 1943
Paperback
1st edition. Stiff card wraps with blue dustjacket bound in, 8vo, 131 pp. Previous owner's signature on front free endpaper. Small stray ink mark in lower margin of page 77, else clean. Light offsetting to endpaper from dustjacket flaps. Else Fine in lightly dust soiled jacket with mild rubbing at edges. Overall Very Good+. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$27.50
Book #37972
Obras Completas 1975-1985
by Borges, Jorge Luis
Published by: Emece Editions
, 1989
Hardcover
Stated first edition. Hardcover, 8vo, 510pp. with index. Text in Spanish. First and last few pages have very faint wrinkling from moisture. A few tiny spots to back board. A few very small, faint smudges to fore-edge of pages, else FINE. Small smudge to front panel of dust jacket, minimal edgewear. In mylar. Near Fine. Now protected in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$100.00
Book #87511
White Horses of Vienna and Other Stories
by Boyle, Kay
Published by: Harcourt, Brace and Company
, 1936
Hardcover
Stated first edition. Hardcover, 8vo, 355pp. Original dust jacket with $2.50 price unclipped. Blue cloth with some uneven fading of spine and edges, minor toning of endpapers and darkening of gutters. Dust jacket bright with minor edgewear at spine extremities. Light foxing to rear panel of dust jacket. Protected in mylar. Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket.
$137.50
Book #104802
1939
by Boyle, Kay
Published by: Simon and Schuster
, 1948
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 152pp. $2.50 price not clipped. Typed letter signed by author laid in with original envelope. Fine condition in Very Good dust jacket. Dust jacket shows toning at extremities and mild edgewear. Protected in mylar.
$82.50
Book #104807
Septuagenarian Stew
by Bukowski, Charles
Published by: Black Sparrow Press
, 1990
Hardcover
#332 of 500 hardcover copies signed by author. 8vo, 375pp. Fine condition in like acetate dust jacket.
$330.00
Book #104806
Complete Works of Lewis Carroll
by Carroll, Lewis
Published by: The Nonesuch Library
, 1939
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. First Nonesuch Library edition. Scarce in unclipped dust jacket. B&W illustrations. 1165 pp. FINE in NEAR FINE dust jacket. DJ has mild edgewear and toning, else fine. DJ now in Mylar. Price not clipped. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$82.50
Book #102489
Where I'm Calling From. New and Selected Stories.
by Carver, Raymond
Published by: The Atlantic Monthly Press
, 1988
Hardcover
#46 of 250 copies signed by the author. First trade edition. Hardcover, 8vo, 393pp. New in like slipcase.
$275.00
Book #104811
Rueda De Los Ocios
by Cela, Camilo Jose
Published by: Editorial Mateu
, 1957
Hardcover
First edition. Red cloth with titles and decoration in gilt on spine, 8vo, 345pp + index. Text in Spanish. Mild play to hinges but binding secure. Previous owner's signature on front free endpaper. Spine extremities and top edge of front board mildly bumped, Else Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket with small chip at crown of spine and 1" tear at foot. Price clipped. Now in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$30.00
Book #37749
Oedipe-Roi. Romeo et Juliette.
by Cocteau, Jean
Published by: Librarie Plon
, 1928
Paperback
Limited 1st edition #1,881 of 4,750. Paperback, 8vo, 201pp. Text in French. Mild chipping and toning at edges, shallow creases in spine, else Very Good. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$22.00
Book #5673
Foe
by Coetzee, J. M.
Published by: Secker & Warburg
, 1986
Hardcover
1st edition. Author signed inscription on title page. Hardcover, 8vo, 157 pp. FINE in like dust jacket. Now in mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$137.50
Book #98582
Whores
by Crumley, James
Published by: Dennis McMillan Publications
, 1988
Hardcover
First edition. #18 of 475 numbered and signed copies. Hardcover, 8vo, 182pp. Contents include "Whores," "Cairn," and "The Heavy," among others. As New in like dust jacket, protected by mylar.
$60.00
Book #104801
Family Reunion
by Eliot, T.S.
Published by: Harcourt, Brace & Company
, 1939
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. Laid-in newspaper clippings. First American edition. "A verse play with a contemporary setting." 131 pp. Previous owner's signature on front free endpaper dated May 1939. Prelims and page edges mildly toned. Else VERY GOOD + in like dust jacket. DJ has mild edgewear and toning. Else VERY GOOD +. Protected in Mylar. Price not clipped. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$27.50
Book #74203
Fever & Chills A Long Poem
by Elliott, George P.
Published by: Stone Wall Press
, 1961
Paperback
Paperback, tall 8vo. Reviewer/professor's copy. Limited edition. 1/220. 34 pp. Previous owner's stamp inside front wrap. Mild edgewear to wraps. Spine moderately toned with slight edgewear at foot. Else fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$50.00
Book #82413
Spider Kiss
by Ellison, Harlan
Published by: The Armchair Detective Library
, 1991
Hardcover
Limited edition, #36 of 100 copies signed by the author. Hardcover, 8vo, 261pp. Gilt lettering and decoration to front cover and spine, with vignette portrait of author on front cover. As new in like slipcase.
$82.50
Book #104797
No Doors, No Windows
by Ellison, Harlan
Published by: Borderlands Press
, 1991
Hardcover
First edition. Hardcover, 8vo, 239pp. #80 of 1000 signed copies. As New in like dust jacket, protected in mylar. Housed in cardboard slipcase.
$49.50
Book #104808
Love Ain't Nothing But Sex Misspelled
by Ellison, Harlan
Published by: Trident Press
, 1968
Hardcover
First edition. Flat signed by author on title page. Hardcover, 8vo, 382pp. Fine condition in Near Fine dust jacket. Price not clipped. Protected in mylar.
$250.00
Book #104817
I, Robot. The Illustrated Screenplay
by Ellison, Harlan and Isaac Asimov
Published by: The Easton Press
, 1994
Hardcover
Limited edition, #748 of 1500 signed by Harlan Ellison. Hardcover, 8vo, 271pp. Full black leather, with gilt decorations on spine and boards, and all page edges gilt. Silk endpapers. Color plates by Mark Zug. Minor foxing to fore edge of text block, else as new.
$165.00
Book #104795
Fan's Notes. A Fictional Memoir
by Exley, Frederick
Published by: Harper & Row, Publishers
, 1968
Hardcover
Stated first edition. Review copy with publisher's slip dated Sept. 25, 1968, and author's promotional photo laid in. Hardcover, 8vo, 385pp. Unclipped dust jacket with price of $6.95 listed on front flap, now in mylar. Minor bumping to spine extremities, else fine.
$275.00
Book #104799
Fan's Notes. A Fictional Memoir
by Exley, Frederick
Published by: Harper & Row, Publishers
, 1968
Hardcover
Second printing, inscribed and signed "Sincerely, Fred Exley" on title page. Hardcover, 8vo, 385pp. Unclipped dust jacket with price of $6.95 listed on front flap, now in mylar. Minor fading to backstrip, very slight bumping at spine extremities. Minor foxing to outer edge of text block. Else near fine.
$550.00
Book #104800
Gongora Parmi Les Ombres. Gongora Entre Las Sombras.
by Falempin, Michel
Published by: Noesis
, 1994
Paperback
#217 of 400 copies. Bilingual edition, in French and Spanish. Paperback with french flaps, 8vo, 76pp. B/w illustrations throughout. FINE. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$33.00
Book #31865
Judith and Other Stories
by Farrell, James T.
Published by: Doubleday & Company, Inc.
, 1973
Hardcover
First edition. Inscribed by the author to American philosopher E.A. Burtt: "With affection & admiration." Hardcover, 8vo, 363pp. Faint foxing to page edges. Dustjacket is lightly rubbed at edges with some light all over soiling and foxing, else FINE. Price not clipped. Now in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$20.00
Book #35760
Soldier's Pay
by Faulkner, William
Published by: Boni & Liveright
, 1926
Hardcover
Stated second printing, April 1926. Original publisher's cloth, 8vo, 319pp. Decorative endpapers. Yellow lettering on front cover bright. Spine lettering rubbed, but legible. Board edges, notably spine extremeties and corners rubbed. Lacks dustjacket. Binding and hinges solid, internally clean. Very Good.
$110.00
Book #80709
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