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Girl With a Pearl Earing

By: Chevalier, Tracy

Price: $149.00

Publisher: Norwalk CT, Easton Press:

Edition: 1st Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 006379

Condition: New


This As-New Signed volume is still in the Original publisher's Shrinkwrap. Anything that appears as markings or defects on the photo are only the result of scanning through the Shrinkwrap.This is The New York Times bestselling novel by the author of Remarkable Creatures and The Last Runaway. Translated into thirty-nine languages and made into an Oscar-nominated film, starring Scarlett Johanson and Colin Firth Tracy Chevalier transports readers to a bygone time and place ... View more info

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Deep in the Shade of Paradise

By: Dufresne

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Norton: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition Advance

Seller ID: 001870

Condition: Near Fine


John Dufresne is an extraordinary and lyrical storyteller who has been compared to John Irving and William Faulkner. Here he reinvents 'A Midsummer Nights Dream' in the lush bayou's of Louisiana, The same geographical area as James Lee Burke writes about. It makes for very interesting characters. An Advance reading copy is published before the first edition in very small quantities and is therefore more scarce than the first edition. There is a precinct deep in the Louis... View more info

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Island of the Day Before, The

By: Eco, Umberto

Price: $59.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt and Brace: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002101

Condition: Fine


From the author of The Name of the Rose and Foucault's Pendulum, this First trade US edition is in Very Fine condition. It was published by Harcourt and Brace in 1994. This novel is a romance of navigation and science in the mid-seventeenth century. This author is a giant of serious modern literature and is a true pleasure to read. We are pleased to send pictures on request. View more info

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A Modern Comedy - With ALS

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London, William Heineman: 1929

Edition: First Edition Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004346

Condition: Near Fine


A Modern Comedy is part of The Forsyte Saga (1886-1926) in which Galsworthy pictures the life of a large, middle-class family against a carefully detailed background of English life. It is a true classic and has stood the test of time. Apart from its important literary value, this novel (which is solid and very readable) is important as a social document of the various currents of British life in the 1920's. The volume is composed of three long sections - The White Monke... View more info

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Evensong

By: Godwin, Gail

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition Advance

Seller ID: 001393

Condition: Near Fine


Here is a beautiful advance reading copy of Gail Godwin's 1999 Evensong. Gail Godwin has received a Guggenheim Fellowship and the 1981 Award in Literature from the National Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters. Three of her critically acclaimed novels were nominated for the National Book Award. She is a New York Times Bestselling author and this particular work is a wonderful example of her uncanny ability to touch the very core of human experience. Near fine copy o... View more info

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Something Happened

By: Heller, Joseph

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007060

Condition: Very Good+


With the death of Joseph Heller in 1999 America lost one of it most beloved authors. This is an excellent copy of the First Edition of Something Happened, Joseph Heller's first novel after Catch-22. The book is in at least Very Good+ condition with just a hint of wear to the bottom edge and a touch of fading to the very extreme top of the boards. The text block is absolutely clean and the binding is tight. The red coating on the top edge, which so often is seen in a mott... View more info

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Schindler's List

By: Keneally, Thomas

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Norfolk, Conn, Easton Press:

Edition: 1st Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007391

Condition: New


This is a brand new book and it still resides in the Original Publisher's Shrinkwrap. The volume is signed by Thomas Keneally and a COA from Easton Press is also included. this book as well as the film that was made from it truly shook the world with its story of horrible misdeeds during the Holocaust . An absolutely gripping account.The acclaimed bestselling classic of Holocaust literature, winner of the Booker Prize and the Los Angeles Times Book Award for Fiction, and... View more info

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I, The Jury

By: Spillane, Mickey

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Norwalk CT, Easton Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007278

Condition: New


In the original publisher's shrinkwrap this Fine volume is New and has never been read. It is in As New condition and it is Signed by Mickey Spillane. This novel is important to twentieth century literature. It was originally published in 1946 and it caused much controversy because people were initially repelled by what was then considered excessive violence, sex, and vigilantism. The first printing was a mere 7000 copies. When the novel was republished in the paperback ... View more info

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Banker to the Poor

By: Yunus, Muhammad

Price: $149.00

Publisher: Norwalk CT, Easton Press:

Edition: 1st Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 006282

Condition: New


This As-New Signed volume is still in the original publisher's Shrinkwrap. Anything that appears as markings or defects on the photo are only the result of scanning through the Shrinkwrap. The book is perfect.. Muhammad Yunus is a bona fide visionary. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2006. His dream is the total eradication of poverty from the world. In 1983, against the advice of banking and government officials, Yunus established a bank (Grameen) devoted to providing th... View more info