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Too Far From Home: Selected Writings of Paul Bowles

By: Bowles, Paul; Halpern, Daniel; Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: The Ecco Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2281124

ISBN: 0880012951

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Edges lightly foxed. 1993 Hard Cover. xviii, 697, [5] pp. 8vo. 9 1/2 x 6 3/8. Edited by Daniel Halpern, with an introduction by Joyce Carol Oates. For over forty-five years, Paul Bowles has been one of this century's most enigmatic and intriguing writers, best known for his novel The Sheltering Sky. This striking collection highlights Bowles's undeniable virtuosity and brings together for the first time his finest work including a new unpublished novella, ... View more info

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The Southwest Review Reader

By: Hartley, Margaret L.; Maxwell, Allen; Oates, Joyce Carol; Horgan, Paul; et al

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: SMU Press, Dallas: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2118879

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by editor and inscribed to a close friend on front endpaper ('For Abe Rothberg, whose friendship during twenty-six years has meant much to me personally and whose contributions have added greatly to the value as well as the prestige of the Southwest Review. With every possible good wish, Margaret, 6-4-79'). Minimal wear to jacket corners.Near Fine. 1974 Hard Cover. xiv, 242 pp. 8vo. A collection of literary works (short stories and poetry) by variou... View more info

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Funland

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $175.00  $140.00

Publisher: William B. Ewert, publisher: 1981

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196152

Condition: Near Fine


Limited edition, #30 of 150. Signed by Joyce Carol Oates without inscription on limitation page. Softcover in dust jacket. An exceptional copy. 1981 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. A fine press short story by the prolific, award-winning American author, with an introduction by Oates. This limited edition of 110 copies -- 100 numbered copies in paper wrappers (the version offered here) and 26 lettered copies in marbled boards -- was ... View more info

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A Garden of Earthly Delights: A Novel

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $40.00  $32.00

Publisher: Modern Library: 2003

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200613

Condition: Near Fine


1st thus. Signed by author without inscription. Revised and rewritten with a new afterword. Fine. 2003 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 403 pp. Joyce Carol Oates’s Wonderland Quartet comprises four remarkable novels that explore social class in America and the inner lives of young Americans. In A Garden of Earthly Delights, Oates presents one of her most memorable heroines, Clara Walpole, the beautiful daughter of Kentucky-born migrant fa... View more info

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New Heaven, New Earth: The Visionary Experience in Literature

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $150.00  $120.00

Publisher: The Vanguard Press, Inc.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196947

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page.Jacket flaps lightly toned. 1974 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 307 pp. 8vo. Oates's second volume of literary criticism, examining the conflict between innovation and relatability when it comes to writing.Keywords: AMERICAN FICTION LITERATURE LITERARY CRITICISM JOYCE CAROL OATES NEW HEAVEN EARTH VISIONARY EXPERIENCE SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Wonderland: A Novel

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $40.00  $32.00

Publisher: The Vanguard Press, Inc.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196948

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page.Jacket spine very slightly faded. 1971 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 512 pp. 8vo. The gripping story of Jesse Vogel, a neurosurgeon whose boyhood has been shattered by the tragic loss of his family.Keywords: AMERICAN FICTION LITERATURE JOYCE CAROL OATES WONDERLAND SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Crossing the Border: Fifteen Tales

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $30.00  $24.00

Publisher: The Vanguard Press, Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196949

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. Page ridges foxed. 1976 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 256 pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the winner of the National Book Award, who was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize several times.Keywords: AMERICAN FICTION LITERATURE SHORT STORIES JOYCE CAROL OATES CROSSING BOARDER PULITZER PRIZE WINNER SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Last Days: Stories

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton, Inc.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196951

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1984 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 241 pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the winner of the National Book Award, who was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize several times.Keywords: AMERICAN FICTION LITERATURE SHORT STORIES PULITZER PRIZE WINNER JOYCE CAROL OATES LAST DAYS SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Bellefleur

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196931

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on half-title page. Pages lightly toned (as usual). 1980 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 558 pp. 8vo. A wealthy and notorious clan, the Bellefleurs live in a region not unlike the Adirondacks, in an enormous mansion on the shores of mythic Lake Noir. They own vast lands and profitable businesses, they employ their neighbors, and they influence the government. A prolific and eccentric group, the... View more info

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The Miraculous Birth

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $175.00  $140.00

Publisher: William B. Ewert, publisher: 1986

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by author. Signed by illustrator

Seller ID: 2196141

Condition: Near Fine


Limited edition, #45 of 100. Signed by Joyce Carol Oates and Mary Azarian on limitation page.Faint stain to front panel of jacket. 1986 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. A fine press poem about the birth of Jesus Christ, by the prolific, award-winning American author, originally published in The New York Times Magazine. This limited edition of 100 numbered copies, designed by John Kristensen, includes original woodcuts by Mary Azarian... View more info

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Will You Always Love Me?

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $125.00  $100.00

Publisher: James Cahill Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196158

Condition: Near Fine


Limited edition, one of 26 lettered copies, this being Z. Signed by Joyce Carol Oates without inscription on limitation page. An exceptional copy. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 28 pp. A short story by the prolific, award-winning American author. This first edition was limited to 75 numbered copies and 26 deluxe copies (the version offered here).Keywords: JOYCE CAROL OATES WILL YOU ALWAYS LOVE ME SHORT STORIES LITERATURE SIGNED FIRST EDIT... View more info

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I Lock My Door Upon Myself

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: The Ecco Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197101

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1990 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 98 pp. 8vo. A novella by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee.Written in a painterly style that is utterly compelling, this compact yet powerful novel is perfect for anyone wishing to step into the hypnotic fictional world of Joyce Carol Oates.Keywords: LITERATURE AMERICAN FICTION JOYCE CAROL OATES PULITZER PRIZE I LOCK M... View more info

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Season of Peril

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $150.00  $120.00

Publisher: Black Sparrow Press: 1977

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200681

Condition: Fine


Limited edition, #95 of 200 copies. 1977 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 24 pp. A short collection of poetry by the prolific award-winning American author. The front board features an illustration reproduced from an original drawing by Oates. View more info

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My Heart Laid Bare

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Dutton: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197187

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 531 pp. 8vo. A novel by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee.Through a layering of historical events beginning in Colonial times and ending in the 1930s, Joyce Carol Oates has created a new American epic in this sweeping chronicle of the fortunes and misfortunes of a family of enterprising and ingenious confidence artis... View more info

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Faithless: Tales of Transgression

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Ecco Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2203563

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy.Sticker to jacket rear. 2001 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 386 pp. In this gathering of 24 stories by Joyce Carol Oates, the mysterious private lives of individuals are explored with vivid, unsparing precision and sympathy. In Faithless, two adult sisters recall their mother's disappearance when they were children; in Ugly Girl, a bitterly angry young woman defines hersel... View more info

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New Plays: Bad Girls; Black Water; The Passion of Henry David Thoreau; and Eight Shorter Pieces

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $50.00  $40.00

Publisher: Ontario Review Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197098

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 284 pp. 8vo. A collection of plays by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee.Joyce Carol Oates's fourth and most distinguished collection includes three full-length plays, Bad Girls, Black Water, The Passion of Henry David Thoreau, and eight shorter pieces, which have been performed in various cities throughout the country.B... View more info

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Small Avalanches, and Other Stories

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: HarperTempest: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200616

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Publisher's promotional postcard laid in. Small stain to page 2.Near Fine. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 390 pp. When The Sky Blue Ball comes soaring over the fence, a high-school girl is confronted with the haunting memory of childhood. A jealous teen lets her cousin go off alone with a dangerous Capricorn, aware of the terrifying possibilities. A vulnerable young girl cunningly ou... View more info

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The Profane Art: Essays & Reviews

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton, Inc.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196963

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page.Jacket faintly toned. 1983 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 212 pp. A collection of essays and reviews by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee. CONTENTS: Introduction; ESSAYS: Imaginary Cities: America; 'At Least I Have Made a Woman of Her': Images of Women in Yeats, Lawrence, Faulkner; The Magnanimity of Wuthering Heights; Charles Dodgson's Golden Hours;... View more info

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Angel of Light

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196934

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. Pages lightly toned.Light crease on rear jacket flap corner. 1981 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiii, 434 pp. 8vo. A novel by the National Book Award winning author who has been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize multiple times.Keywords: AMERICAN FICTION LITERATURE JOYCE CAROL OATES ANGEL LIGHT PULITZER PRIZE WINNER SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Night-Side: Eighteen Tales

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: The Vanguard Press, Inc.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196964

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page.Jacket a bit toned. 1977 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 370 pp. 8vo. Eighteen short stories by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee.Keywords: LITERATURE AMERICAN FICTION SHORT STORIES PULITZER PRIZE WINNER JOYCE CAROL OATES NIGHT-SIDE SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Broke Heart Blues: A Novel

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: Dutton: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197033

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1999 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 369 pp. 8vo. A novel by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee.In the tradition of We Were the Mulvaneys, a penetrating look at the burden of celebrity and the making of American myths. Brando. Dean. John Reddy Heart is right up there among them--at least in the eyes of the residents of Willowsville, New York. The handsome ... View more info

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Where is Here? Stories

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: The Ecco Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197036

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1992 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, [4], 192 pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee.In dramatic, tightly focused narratives charges with tension, menace, and the shock of the unexpected, Where Is Here? examines a world in which ordinary life is electrified by the potential for sudden change. Domestic violence, fea... View more info

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The Collector of Hearts: New Tales of the Grotesque

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: Dutton: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197037

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 321 pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee.Following her highly acclaimed 1994 short fiction collection, Haunted, Joyce Carol Oates offers 24 literary gothic tales.Keywords: LITERATURE AMERICAN FICTION PULITZER PRIZE WINNER JOYCE CAROL OATES SHORT STORIES COLLECTOR OF HEARTS SI... View more info

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Where is Little Reynard?

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $30.00  $24.00

Publisher: Harper Collins: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197039

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 2003 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. A children's picture book by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee, with color illustrations by Mark Graham.Mama cat has seven kittens. Little Reynard is the smallest, and his brothers and sisters tease him about his size and his orange color. Because he is so small and timid, the little girl, Lily, takes special care ... View more info

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American Appetites: A Novel

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Dutton: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197184

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1989 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 340 pp. 8vo. A novel by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee.Set in an affluent upper-class suburb in the late 1980s, this chilling tale by master storyteller Joyce Carol Oates reveals the dark side of the American Dream. A close-knit group of friends draws closer, and then apart, when scandal and tragedy erupt among them.... View more info

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Will You Always Love Me? and Other Stories

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Dutton: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197182

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1996 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 326 pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee.Surveying a cross-section of the American scene, a collection of twenty-four short stories takes readers from inner cities to isolated backwaters with such titles as The Goose Girl and Good To Know You.Keywords: LITERATURE AMERICAN FICTION ... View more info

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Love and Its Derangements: Poems

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $125.00  $100.00

Publisher: Louisiana State University Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200178

ISBN: 0807108472

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Pages and jacket toned. 1970 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 60 pp. ...Joyce Carol Oates reveals the disorder, confusion, and insanity of love. View more info

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Raven's Wing: Stories

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196957

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1986 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 305 pp. 8vo. This is a dazzling collection, in themes and style a masterly addition to the author's oeuvre. Oates is again concerned with men and women caught up in complex, destructive, adulterous relationships, as exemplified by the stories Ancient Airs, Voices, and Double Solitaire. Surf City, Golden Gloves, and Raven's Wing depict the l... View more info

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JCO and I (after Borges)

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $90.00  $72.00

Publisher: The Ontario Review, Inc. / William B. Ewert, Publisher: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200678

Condition: Fine


Limited first edition, #15 of 25 copies cased in boards, part of a larger edition of 1100 copies, only 100 of which were printed on special paper - this 100 includes the 25 case-bound copies, as well as 75 copies sewn in wrappers. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. A short work by the prolific award-winning American author, described on the title page as a keepsake specially printed to accompany a loan exhibition of the Hannelore ... View more info

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You Must Remember This

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Dutton: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197185

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed and dated (3/14/89) by author without inscription on title page. Program from The Frances Steloff Lecture at Skidmore College - which was held on the date the book was signed - laid in. 1987 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 436 pp. 8vo. A novel by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee.An epic novel of an American family in the 1950s proves the tender division between what is permissible and what is taboo,... View more info