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The Last Valley

By: Guthrie, A.B. Jr.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1975

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 22779


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 293. Sienna boards with brown quarter cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gold publishers ink on top edge. Signed and inscribed by author on dedication page " My good wishes go to --- and ---. A.B. Guthrie Jr. Oct. 17, 1975." Light bumping to spine ends. Pictorial jacket, with $8.95 price, has two small closed tears that have been taped on the inside. The fifth book in the Pulitzer Prize-winning author's so-called "Western sequence," a ser... View more info

The Six Granddaughters of Cecil Slaughter

By: Hahn, Susan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Fifth Star Press: 2012

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9233


Octavo (22cm), pp. 269. Black boards with silver text on spine. Jacket has light edge and corner wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Fairy Tales and Romances

By: Hamilton, Count Anthony

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Henry G. Bohn: 1848

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22471


12mo (17.5 cm), pp. vi, 562. Marbled paper boards with half calf, marbled endpapers and edges. Gilt raised bands, spine has cracks and missing material. Boards are discolored from handling, text block marbling is fading. Free front endpaper has small closed tear. Former owner's inscriptions on [i]. Includes frontispiece of Count Hamilton, but not the advertisements. First Edition. View more info

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The Mayor of Casterbridge

By: Hardy, Thomas

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, Easton Press: 1964

Seller ID: 18743


Octavo (22 cm), pp. 318. Full blue leather with gilt decorations and text. Four raised bands on spine. All edges gilt. Yellow silk ribbon bookmark sewn in. Decorative endpapers. Publisher's pamphlet, "Notes from the Archives" laid in. Illustrated with wood engravings by Agnes Miller Parker. Introduction by Frank Swinnerton. Appears unread. View more info

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The White Rainbow

By: Harrington, Alan

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown & Co.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23212


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 379. Signed and inscribed on free front endpaper to his friends, Tom and Dee Cox of Tucson, Arizona. Jacket with Aztec-style design, orange boards with black quarter binding. Spine is mildly cocked, jacket has moderate edge wear with several small closed tears, binding glue visible through endpapers. This was Harrington's third novel, a darkly humorous thriller that was named a notable book of the year by the New York Times Book Review. Inscribee To... View more info

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The Road Home

By: Harrison, Jim

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1998

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 16872


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 446. First American edition, this the publisher's limited edition of 600 copies with tipped-in page signed by author and personalized "To Eric." Gray paper over boards with navy quarter cloth, silver titling, and Russell Chatham artwork ("Twilight in Eastern Montana") on jacket. Endpapers are a map of Nebraska from 1885. This full-length novel continues the story of Dalva and her family. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Road Home

By: Harrison, Jim

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Atlantic: 1998

Seller ID: 16244


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 416. Uncorrected proof. Tan wraps with brown text. Minor bumping to corners. Continues the family saga begun in "Dalva." View more info

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True North

By: Harrison, Jim

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 21322


Signed by author on title page. Octavo (23 cm), pp 388. Light blue boards with pictorial jacket (painting by Russell Chatham). Jacket and boards with only the slightest edge wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Beast God Forgot to Invent

By: Harrison, Jim

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 2000

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23907


Presentation copy, signed to actor Margot Kidder with Harrison's characteristic one-eyed self portrait: "To my beloved M- After these many years! yrs Jimmy." Uncorrected manuscript. Octavo (23 cm), pp. 227. Pictorial wrappers (illustrated by Russell Chatham) have light edge wear, and back cover is creased. These three novellas include the ongoing adventures of Harrison's alter eg, Brown Dog. Orr and Torrey, A36.a. View more info

Beauty

By: Hart, Howard

Price: $16.00

Publisher: San Francisco, City Lights Books: 1988

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 6769


12mo (17.8 cm) pp. [10]. Accordion Series #4, designed by Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Near fine condition. Very slight wear around edges, minor corner bumping, very clean text, solid construction. A single, long leaf folded accordion-style, pasted into grey, folded cardstock cover with City Lights logo. First Edition. View more info

Following Tommy

By: Hartley, Bob

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts, Cervena Barva Press: 2012

Seller ID: 9386


Octavo (22 cm), pp. 104. View more info

Nathaniel Hawthorne's Tales

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton: 2013

Seller ID: 14129


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 536. Later edition. Edited by James McIntosh. View more info

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Armadillo in the Grass

By: Hearon, Shelby

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, TX, Pressworks: 1983

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 10918


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 150. 1983 reprint of 1968 original. Author flatsigned on introduction page, signed and inscribed by Hearon to author and naturalist Terry Tempest Williams: "Reprint of my first novel, full of natural history and mother-loss. Fondly, Shelby." Jacket and boards with only slight wear. Dust jacket present. View more info

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Scat (Japanese Language Edition)

By: Hiaasen, Carl

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Tokyo, 2010

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 5306


Duodecimo (19 cm), pp. 481. Unknown edition. Signed by author on title page. Pictorial jacket, green boards with animal track motif. Japanese translation by Shigeki Chiba. Hiaasen's third young adult novel sends a pair of teenagers up against an oil company, with the bad guys losing in spectacular fashion. Dust jacket present. View more info

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East of Denver

By: Hill, Gregory

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19806


Octavo (22 cm), pp. 264. Beige boards with blue quarter paper and silver spine text. Pictoral jacket of an airplane flying over a windmill. Light bumping to corners and edge wear to jacket. Remainder mark on bottom of text block. A dark-comic novel by the lead singer and guitarist of The Babysitters. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Odd Corners: The Slip-Stream World of William Hjortsberg

By: Hjortsberg, William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Shoemaker and Hoard: 2004

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 14867


Duodecimo (17.5 cm), pp. 266. First paperback edition. Signed by author on title page to Nebraska writer Beef Torrey. View more info

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Falling Angel

By: Hjortsberg, William

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1978

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23857


Signed with dated inscription by author on front free endpaper to writer Beef Torrey and his then-girlfriend Melissa: "To Beef and Melissa- On the long and winding trail to Nirvana... and beyond." Octavo (21 cm), pp. 243. Golden paper boads with red quarter cloth, pictorial jacket. Jacket is clipped with rubbing and moderate edge wear, text block has foxing. Originally published in 1978, Falling Angel was turned into the steamy horror movie Angel Heart in 1987. D... View more info

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Falling Angel

By: Hjortsberg, William

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23919


Presentation copy signed to actor Margot Kidder: "For Margot- A true superwoman- Keep your star brightly shining, babe- Much love, Gatz / Pine Creek / 9/3/78." Octavo (21 cm), pp. 243. Golden paper boads with red quarter cloth, pictorial jacket. Jacket and boards have light edgewear, sunning on verso of jacket. Originally published in 1978, Falling Angel was turned into the steamy horror movie Angel Heart in 1987. Gatz and Margie were close friends, and fellow re... View more info

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Symbiography

By: Hjortsberg, William "Gatz"

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Fremont, MI, Sumac Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23908


Presentation copy inscribed to actor Margot Kidder: "For Margot- Can a little girl from Yellow Knife find love and happiness in the celluloid Xanadu of our golden dreams? You bet! Love, Gatz / Pine Creek / February 5, 1975." Octavo (23 cm), pp. 57. White jacket with geometric black design; black, blindstamped boards. Photo on back taken by Hjortsberg's first wife Marian. Signed, typewritten letter from Gatz to Margie also dated 1975, laid in. In it, Gatz refers t... View more info

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Mai-Dee of the Mountains

By: Hollister, Mary Brewster

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Fleming H. Revell: 1933

Seller ID: 18688


12mo (19.5 cm), pp. 153. Unknown edition (presumed first). Black cloth boards with yellow text and border. Foxing to endpapers, previous owners and other pencil notations, and "15" in black crayon, on front free endpaper. Boards show frayed edges and discoloring along fore-edge. No jacket. View more info