Category: Literature

Sort

showing 81-100 of 227

Image for The Mayor of Casterbridge

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

Image for The White Rainbow

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

Image for The Road Home

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

Image for The Road Home

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

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

Image for Armadillo in the Grass

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

Image for Scat (Japanese Language Edition)

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

Image for East of Denver

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

Image for Odd Corners: The Slip-Stream World of William Hjortsberg

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

Image for Falling Angel

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

Image for Mai-Dee of the Mountains

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

Mirror's Fathom

By: Hough, Sheridan

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Macon, GA, Mercer University Press: 2012

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9373


Octavo (23.5cm), pp. 247. Blue boards with silver text on spine. Appears unread. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for The Blazing World

The Blazing World

By: Hustvedt, Siri

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 19994


Signed and inscribed by author on title page. Octavo (23 cm), pp. 357. Goldenrod boards with red quarter binding, red jacket. Jacket with light edge wear, also along flap creases. Spine bumped at tail. Long-listed for the Man Booker Prize. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Love's Winning Plays

By: Inman Majors

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton: 2012

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 8557


Octavo. 256pp. Appears unread. Red boards with grey quarter cloth binding and silver text on spine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Three Squares A Day With Occasional Torture

By: Innis, Julie

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Portland, Foxhead Books: 2012

Seller ID: 9387


Octavo (21.5), pp. 187. View more info

Image for Ridin' With Ray and The Old Game

Ridin' With Ray and The Old Game

By: Jackson, Jon A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Neville Books: 1995

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 19414


Limited edition (#13/326), signed by author on colophon page. Octavo (22 cm), pp. 40. Black slipcase with navy blue boards (no jacket), silver titling. Illustrations by Barnaby Conrad. An essay recalling the author's friendship with Raymond Carver, along with a short story featuring Detective Mulheisen. View more info

Image for Straight from the Heart

Straight from the Heart

By: Jackson, Rev. Jesse L.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Fortress Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23964


Presentation copy, signed to former Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau: "6/11/88 / Bro. Pierre- / Keep hope alive- / Jesse Jackson." Also signed with inscription "Peace & freedom" on half title page. Octavo (23 cm), pp. 324. Denim cloth with silver-stamping, pictorial jacket. Boards and jacket with light edge wear, several small closed tears. It's unclear whether this series of essays by Jackson ever resided in Trudeau's library; the book came from th... View more info

Glow

By: Jessica Maria Tuccelli

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Penguin: 2012

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 8571


Octavo. 324pp. Very slight rubbing on corners of boards, rubbing on edges of dust jacket. Grey boards with teal quarter cloth binding and gilt. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info