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  • Selected Stories

    By Alice Munro

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112103182
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: 1996
    8vo. UNCORRECTED PROOF. Minor soiling to rear wrapper. VG in wrappers.
  • Saint's Blood

    By Sebastien De Castell

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102956
    • Publisher: Jo Fletcher Books
    • Published: 2016
    (London). (2016). 8vo. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION. One of 250 copies. SIGNED by author. Raised author stamp to title page. VG.
  • Eisenstaedt's Album : Fifty Years of Friends and Acquainances

    By Alfred Eisenstaedt

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102772
    • Publisher: Viking Press
    • Published: 1976
    (1976). 4to. 1st edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Bumping to board corners. Tape residual to end papers. Light bumping to d.j. edges, corners and spine ends. VG/VG.
  • Around the World in 80 Days

    By Michael Todds

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102888
    • Publisher: Random House
    8vo. Mild rubbing to boards and bumping to edges. Light toning to edges of leaves. VG.
  • Freedom

    By Daniel Suarez

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102666
    • Publisher: Dutton
    • Published: 2010
    (New York). (2010). 8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by Suarez. Bright, clean copy. NF/NF.
  • Le Petit Poucet

    By Warja Laveter

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102987
    • Publisher: Adrien Maeght
    • Published: 1979
    12mo. 1st edition. Text in French, English and German. Light staining to rear board of accordian fold binding. Lacking slipcase. VG.
  • The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu

    By Joshua Hammer

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112103120
    • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
    • Published: 2016
    (2016). 8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by the author. Bright clean copy. VG/VG.
  • The Night Circus

    By Erin Morgenstern

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112103236
    • Publisher: Doubleday
    • Published: 2011
    (2011). 8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by the author. A Powell Indispensable Edition. Bright clean copy in black velvet slipcase. VG/VG inslipcase.
  • Andy Warhol Catalogue Raisonne Volume 2 : Paintings and Sculptures 1964-1969

    By Andy Warhol

    Our Price: $325.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102017
    • Publisher: Phaidon
    • Published: 2004
    (Phaidon). (New York). (2004). 2 Volumes. Small oblong 4to. Light rubbing to spine edges; minor rubbing and a couple small stains to boards. Negligible smudging to fore-edges of text block. Light rubbing to side panels of publisher's printed slipcase. Bottom panel of slipcase detached with tears and some staining to paper over board; stain to top panel and splitting to one edge. VG in good slipcase. THE SET:
  • Tales of India

    By Rudyard: Paul Strayer Kipling

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112101980
    • Publisher: Rand McNally
    • Published: 1935
    (1935). 8vo. Binding shaken with wear to corners and spine ends. Toning to leaves. Lacking d.j. VG/--.
  • Paris Bistro Cookery

    By Alexander Watt

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102413
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: 1958
    8vo. 1st American edition. Wear to spine ends and fore-corners of boards. Darkening, edgewear, some soiling to d.j. VG/VG.
  • Syrian Collateral

    By Kai Weidenhofer

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112101850
    • Publisher: Verlag Kettler
    • Published: 2016
    (2016). 4to. SIGNED by the photographer Kai Weidenhofer. Exhibition catalog for War on Wall. Bright clean copy in wrappers. Inlcudes laid-in invitation from the opening of the exhibit in Berlin, Germany. VG in wrappers.
  • International Journal of Sex Economy and Orgone-Research: Official Organ of the International Institute for Sex-Economy and Orgone-Research (1942-1945)

    By Wilhelm Reich

    Our Price: $200.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102130
    • Publisher: Orgone Institute Press
    • Published: 1942-1945
    (1942-1945). 7 volumes. 8vo. Lacking volume 2:1 and volume 4:2-3. Toning to spines, also lightly affecting edges of wrappers and leaves. Covers lightly soiled; some staining to volume 2:2-3. Minor chipping to edges and spine ends with hole on the back cover of volume 1:1. VG. THE SET:
  • Legend

    By Marie Lu

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102239
    • Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons
    • Published: 2011
    8vo. 1ST EDITION. SIGNED by author. Minor bumping to spine tail. Bright, clean copy. NF/NF.
  • The Namesake : A Novel

    By Jhumpa Lahiri

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102260
    • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
    • Published: 2003
    8vo. 1ST EDITION. SIGNED by author. Minor bumping to spine tail. Otherwise, bright, clean copy. NF/NF.
  • The Yid

    By Paul Goldberg

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102376
    • Publisher: Picador
    • Published: February 2016
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED and dated by Goldberg. Faint bumping to spine ends. Otherwise, bright copy. NF/NF.
  • The Second Sex

    By Simone De Beauvoir

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102185
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: 1953
    Thick 8vo. 1st American edition. Binding slightly loosened. A few instances of staining to cloth. Fading to d.j. spine. Chipping, loss and creasing to toned d.j. VG/Good.
  • Richard Prince

    By Richard Prince

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112101935
    • Publisher: Whitney Museum of Art
    • Published: 1992
    (1992). 4to. General shelfwear to d.j. VG/VG.
  • Exile's Return: A Narrative of Ideas

    By Malcolm Cowley

    Our Price: $375.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112101881
    • Publisher: W.W.Norton & Company Inc.
    8vo. 1st edition. Some toning and dust soiling to cloth, a little rubbing to edges of covers. Toning to leaves, a little dust soiling to top edge of text block. Toning to d.j., edgewear with small chips; tears with tape repairs to verso. Presents well in spite of condition, as panels are for the most part intact. VG/Good. .
  • The Stars My Destination

    By Howard Chaykin

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112101874
    • Publisher: Byron Preiss Visual Publications, Inc.
    8vo. Reprint. Contents clean. Publisher's sticker on rear board. Otherwise, bright copy. NF/NF.
  • An American Exdous : A Record of Human Erosion

    By Dorothea Lange

    Our Price: $100.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102284
    • Publisher: Jean-Michel Place
    (Paris). (1999). Small 4to. Text in French and English. New edition. Faint toning to edges of leaves. Minor bowing to contents. Slight soiling and toning to wrappers.
  • The Bone Clocks

    By David Mitchell

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112101959
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: 2014
    (2014). 8vo. 1st edition. (A Powell's Indiespensable exclusive edition). SIGNED by the author on a tipped in leaf. Bright clean copy. NF/NF in slipcase.
  • Noir : A Novel

    By Robert Coover

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102246
    • Publisher: Overlook Duckworth
    • Published: 2010
    8vo. 1ST EDITION. SIGNED by author. Very light streaking to fore-edge front board. Otherwise, bright, clean copy. NF/NF.
  • Two Novels by Anthony Powell : Venusberg & Agents and Patients

    By Anthony Powell

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112101898
    • Publisher: Periscope - Holliday
    8vo. 1st edition, 2nd issue d.j. Slight fading to edges of cloth. Toning to edges of text block. Minor spot staining to leaves. Some chipping to spine ends and corners of d.j., with wear to joints. Faint toning to edges of d.j. Minor spot staining to leaves. VG/VG.
  • E.J. Bellocq: Storyville Portraits

    By E.J. Bellocq

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781299294448
    • Publisher: Museum of Modern Art
    (1970). 4to. Later printing. Fading to edges of boards. A few small scuffs to front board. Slight toning to extremities of d.j. flaps. Minor bumping to spine ends of slightly rubbed d.j. Contents clean. VG/VG.
  • Doting

    By Henry Green

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112101843
    • Publisher: Hogarth
    • Published: 1952
    8vo. 1st edition, lacking Book of the Month wraparound band. Slight leaning to bumped spine. Light wear to edges and corners. Mild bumping andchiping to price-clipped d.j. VG/VG.
  • David Levinthal

    By David Levinthal

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112102000
    • Publisher: University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach
    • Published: 1989
    Square 8vo. Exhibit catalog. Spiral bound wrappers. Bright clean copy. VG in wrappers.
  • Homage to Catalonia

    By George Orwell

    Our Price: $200.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112101706
    • Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company
    • Published: 1952
    (1952). 8vo. 1st American edition. Some bumping to spine ends affecting d.j. Light offsetting at joints. Some bumping to bottom margins of leaves causing indentations. Minor toning to spine and margins of d.j. Some chipping and closed tears throughout. VG/VG.
  • Lolita

    By Vladimir Nabokov

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112101522
    • Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons
    • Published: 1955
    (1955). 8vo. Early Book Club edition. Glue burn to endpapers. Light pen markings to verso of half-title. Minute creasing to edges of several leaves. Some wear to d.j., with soiling, especially to spine. Tear to top rear joint of d.j., with chipping to margins. VG/VG.
  • The American : A Middle Western Legend

    By Howard Fast

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112101447
    • Publisher: Duell, Sloan and Pearce
    • Published: 1946
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by Fast. Negligible bumping to spine ends and corners. Minor yellowing and staining to end papers. Small puncture to spine of d.j. Minor creasing, chipping and tearing to edges of price-clipped d.j. VG/VG.

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