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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

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 . 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. 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 . 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

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 . 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

Born in Brooklyn: John Montague's America ( Signed )

By: Montague, John

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Fredonia, New York, U.S.A., White Pine Pr: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 022005-R


1991 , Soft cover with photo illustrated wraps, 115 page book. Illustrated with one black and white photo frontispiece.This is the book of short stories and poems the Montague has promised to publish and here it is. This copy was signe by John Montague , a scarce book signed by this author who does not sign his books very often. Condition : Near Fine , with a very small bottom corner crease and very very light edge rubs. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info