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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

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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

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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

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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

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Hell is Empty

By: Johnson, Craig

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 2011

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 16929


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 312. Second printing. Signed and inscribed by author on title page to environmental activist Denise Boggs: "To Denise, Maybe it does freeze over. Yr pal, Craig Johnson." Brown paper boards with gilt titling, pictorial jacket. Slight bumping at head/tail of spine, jacket has small closed tear at tail of spine. This 7th book in the Sheriff Longmire series pits Walt against the elements during a mystic episode on a mountain in a blizzard. Dust ja... View more info

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An Elk River Books Reader Livingston and Billings Area Writers

By: Jones, Allen (ed)

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Bangtail Press: 2014

Seller ID: 6937


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 287. Contributors include Elise Atchison, Marc Beaudin, Peter Bowen, Stephen Byler, Tim Cahill, John Clayton, Michael Earl Craig, Seabring Davis, Gary Ferguson, Amanda Fortini, Thomas Goltz, Tom Groneberg, Tami Haaland, Jim Harrison, Max Hjortsberg, William Hjortsberg, John Holt, Ed Kemmick, Walter Kirn, Craig Lancaster, Ralph Langer, Ken McCullough, Thomas McGuane, Scott McMillion, Thomas McNamee, Andrea Peacock, Doug Peacock, Shann Ray, Elwood Reid,... View more info

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Ulysses

By: Joyce, James

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, John Lane / The Bodley Head: 1941

Seller ID: 23023


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 766. Second printing of the second U.K. edition (first in U.K. was by the Egoist Press, 1922). Green cloth boards with gilt spine text and blind stamped bow on front board. Green jacket with black titling and bow design on spine. Slight spine tilt and bumping to corners. Jacket has chipping to edges, mostly at spine ends, partially obscuring title and author's name, the usual sun fading to spine and edges, tape repairs on inside for tearing to fold ... View more info

A Desert of Pure Feeling

By: Judith Freeman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon: 1996

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3516


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 274. Association copy: Freeman inscribed and signed book to author Doug Peacock. Peacock's name also on free front endpaper. Sandstone red boards with gilt titling. Light staining on bottom edge of text block, jacket and boards with slight edge wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

In the Company of Angels

By: Kennedy, Thomas E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Bloomsbury: 2010

Seller ID: 20717


Octavo (24 cm), pp. 276. First American edition. White boards with gilt spine text. Slight bump to bottom of spine, else as new. Dust jacket present. View more info

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On the Road

By: Kerouac, Jack

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1958

Seller ID: 19799


12mo (18 cm), pp. 254. First Signet paperback edition. Pictoral wraps with artwork by Barye Phillips, known as "King of the Paperbacks." Red publisher's stain to text block edges. Black mark to top edge of block. Miniscule bumping to bottom corner. The seminal work of the Beat Generation, described by Kerouac as "a story about 2 Catholic buddies roaming the country in search of God" (Leland. Why Kerouac Matters: The Lessons of On the Road). View more info

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The Phantom Rickshaw and Other Stories

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, J.H. Sears & Co.:

Seller ID: 18083


Duodecimo (18 cm). pp. 240. Undated. Maroon faux leather with gilt spine text and motif with author's initials embossed on front board. Pink marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. Red silk ribbon bookmark. Minor chipping spine ends and small indentation to rear board. Previous owner's bookplate on front free endpaper. View more info

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The Willow Field

By: Kittredge, William

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 2006

Seller ID: 1705


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 342. Uncorrected proof. Cream-colored wrappers over pictorial cover. Slight edge-wear and small spot on top edge. Dust jacket present. View more info

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Owning It All

By: Kittredge, William

Price: $50.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, Graywolf Press: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 19149


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 182. Signed by author on title page. Orange wrappers have light edge wear, and sunning along spine. Small scuff mark on half title page. This is the book of essays that brought Kittredge his first major recognition. First Edition. View more info

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We Are Not in This Together

By: Kittredge, William

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Port Townsend, WA, Graywolf Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 19191


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 128. Signed and inscribed by author on title page: "For___- Best Luck, Bill Kittredge." Turquoise paper boards with black spine cloth, gilt titling, green jacket. Jacket has slight discoloration along underside top edge. This is Kittredge's second book of stories, and it includes a foreword by Raymond Carver, with blurbs by Edward Abbey and Thomas McGuane. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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We Are Not in This Together

By: Kittredge, William

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Port Townsend, WA, Graywolf Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19192


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 128. Signed and inscribed by author on title page. Turquoise paper boards with black spine cloth, gilt titling, green jacket. Jacket has slight discoloration and wear along underside top edge, spine slightly cocked. This is Kittredge's second book of stories, and it includes a foreword by Raymond Carver, with blurbs by Edward Abbey and Thomas McGuane. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

7 Ways to Sunday

By: Kvern, Lee

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Enfield and Wizenty: 2014

Seller ID: 14283


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 208. View more info

The Thin Air Gang

By: Lahey, Ed

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, Clark City Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22926


Quarto (25.5 cm), pp. 311. Gray pictorial wraps. "Ed Lahey is widely acknowledged as one of Montana's finest poets in this or any other era. His collected poems, Birds of a Feather, was published by Clark City Press in 2005. For this book he dons another hat, that of a storyteller, and it fits him well. Although presented in the form of a novel, this might be said to also be a memoir, with events and characters altered as needed to make the tale flow. And flow it doe... View more info