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  • All the Brave Promises: Memories of Aircraft Woman 2nd Class 2146391

    By Mary Lee Settle

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789110175419
    • Publisher: Delacorte Press
    • Published: 1966
    8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Toning to leaves and edges of covers. Edgwear with small chips and short tears to d.j. VG/VG.
  • All the Days and Nights: The Collected Stories of William Maxwell

    By William Maxwell

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: 1995
    8vo. SIGNED by Maxwell. Gentle edgewear to somewhat rubbed wrappers. Contents clean. Rubbing and creasing to slipcase with tear along lower edge of spine, affecting lower edge of panel. VG in wrappers with VG slipcase.
  • All the Little Live Things

    By Wallace Stegner

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111872492
    • Publisher: The Viking Press
    • Published: 1967
    (1967). 8vo. 1st edition. Minor bumping and some wear to spine ends and forecorners with light rubbing to boards. Gentle toning to leaves and text block. Previous owner's bookplate adhered to front paste down. Chipping to ends of toned spine of dust jacket. Some rubbing to d.j. with light wear to forecorners and fore edges. Closed punctures to hinges and spine of d.j. Price clip to front flap. VG/VG.
  • Allen Ginsberg: 108 Images/Hiro Yamagata: Earthly Paradise (discarded Isbn)

    By Allen Ginsberg

    Our Price: $24.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781499113372
    • Publisher: Fred Hoffman Fine Art
    • Published: 1995
    8vo. 2 Volumes. Spine faded on both volumes. The faintest smudges to front cover of '101 Images.' Minor rubbing to slipcase. NF in a VG slipcase - THE SET:
  • 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.
  • American Savage : Insights, Slights, and Fights on Faith, Sex, Love, and Politics

    By Dan Savage

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112514773
    • Publisher: Dutton
    • Published: 2013
    (New York). (2013). 8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED by Savage to half-title. Slight bumping and rubbing to extremities of boards and spine. Light rubbing and soiling to minimally edgeworn d.j. VG/VG.
  • Amnesia

    By Peter Carey

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112034950
    • Publisher: Alfred Knopf
    • Published: 2015
    (2015). 8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by the author. Mild bumping to spine ends. Wear to d.j. edges. VG/VG.
  • Ancient History : A Paraphase

    By Joseph McElroy

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111835435
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: 1971
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by McElroy. Minor fading and wear to edges of boards. Gentle bumping to spine ends. Some edgewear to slightly soiled dust jacket, with a few miniscule tears. VG/VG.
  • Ancient India: History and Culture

    By B.G. Gokhale

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781499165630
    • Publisher: Asia Publishing House
    • Published: 1959
    This volume contains the first three books of The Spitfire SeriesThe MouthShane Flanagan is Prince of the City and all around badass; that is until he comes up against Arianna Rossi the young spitfire with nothing but guts and determination on her side. They butt heads at every turn as they each battle for dominance. Who will be the victor in this tug of war as they circle each other while keeping their enemies at bay? Shane the tough young don? Or Ari the mouthy younger woman with a truck load of secrets?Lady BossThe mouthy one is back and she's chocked full of surprises; how will bad boy Shane Flanagan, Prince of the City handle the big reveal; how will he react when he learns exactly why Arianna Rossi has been hiding out in his town? Will the closeness they've only just found with each other be threatened by what's been kept in the dark and what is yet to come?Beautiful AssassinShane Flanagan Prince of the City and his young lover Arianna Rossi whom he just learnt is actually Princess of the Underworld syndicate of the country are back in this fast paced tale of mob wars, assassinations and take overs. By day the two butt heads because Shane wants her as far away from the violence that touched his life as possible while Arianna believes in protecting her loved ones by any means necessary; but at night when the guns and other weapons of choice were on the nightstand these two hot blooded lovers relieved their passions in each other's arms.
  • And Then We Heard the Thunder

    By John Oliver Killens

    Our Price: $35.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112075861
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: 1965
    8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Toning, bumping and wear to spine. Glue burn to endpaper joints. Wear and heaviy chipping to detached d.j. VG/G.
  • And Then We Heard the Thunder

    By John Oliver Killens

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111804943
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: 1963
    8vo. 1st edition. Spotting to top edge. Dust jacket faintly scuffed. Some minor chipping to spine ends, with a few additional small holes along fore edges. VG/VG.
  • And the Ass Saw the Angel

    By Nick Cave

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111280280
    • Publisher: Black Spring Press
    • Published: 1989
    (London). (Black Spring Press). (1989). 8vo. Minor wear to edges of boards. Some toning to text block affecting leaves. Mild creasing to d.j. edges, rubbing and minor scratching to panels. VG/VG.
  • The Angel on the Roof

    By Russell Banks

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111845953
    • Publisher: Harper Collins
    • Published: 2000
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by the author. Mild edgwear to boards and dust jacket. NF/NF.
  • Anil's Ghost

    By Michael Ondaatje

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780375410536
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: April 2000
    Set in Sri Lank, Ondaajte's first post-'The English Patient' (winner of the Booker Prize) novel centers on Anil Tissera, a young woman who returns to her homeland as a forensic anthropologist sent by an international human rights groupto discover the source of the organized campaign of murder engulfing the island. What ensues is a story about love, about family, about identity, about the unknown enemy, about the quest to unlock the hidden past. 320p.
  • Animal Dreams

    By Barbara Kingsolver

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: HarperCollins
    • Published: N.D.
    (New York). 8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED by Kingsolver. Slight bumping to spine ends. Mild rubbing to boards. Some bumping to forecorners and ends of faded spine of dust jacket. Minor rubbing to panels of d.j. VG/VG.

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