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Tales of the Undead

By: Blaisdell, Elinore; LeFanu, Sheridan; Whipple, Chandler W.; Derleth, August W.; Quinn, Seabury; Bloc, Robert; Hull, Helen R.; Lee, Vernon; Wellman, Manly Wade; Irving, Washington; Lovecraft, H.P. Long, Frank Belknap; Gautier, Theophile; Smith, Clark Asht

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell Company: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2287983

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Quarter-inch by half-inch chip to jacket spine base, loss to jacket spine head, jacket edges rubbed, jacket flaps taped to paste-down endpapers. 1947 Hard Cover. ix, 372 pp. Woodcut illustrations by author throughout. There are twenty short stories, two long stories, and one novelette. For every selection there is an illustration by Miss Blaisdell. Authors include: Lovecraft; LeFanu; Wharton; Derleth; Irving; Seabury Quinn; Wakefield; Robert Bloch; Helen R. Hull; Manly Wade Wellman; Clark Ashton Smith; Early Peirce; F. Marion Crawford; Schwob; Lafcadio Hearn; Eleanor Smith; M.R.... View more info

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Bob, a Dog

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Mud Puppy Press: 1988

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196916

Condition: Near Fine


Copy 34 of a limited edition of 374 copies. Hand-numbered and signed by author without inscription on limitation page. 1988 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 37 pp. 8vo. This novella by the popular novelist and short story writer was originally released in two limited editions: one numbered, the other lettered. This is the former, quarter-bound in cloth and Strathmore Americana by the Hoster Bindery. View more info

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The Christmas Letters: A Novella

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196917

ISBN: 1565121562

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1996 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 126 pp. 8vo. In The Christmas Letters, three generations of women reveal their stories of love and marriage in the letters they write to family and friends during the holidays. It's a down-home Christmas story about tradition, family, and the shared experiences of women. View more info

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We Don't Love with Our Teeth

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chinook Press: 1993

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196918

Condition: Near Fine


Limited edition, #266 of 350 numbered copies. Hand-numbered and signed by author without inscription on limitation page. 1993 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 126 pp. 8vo. A novella by the popular novelist and short story writer. View more info

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Something in the Wind

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196920

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. Tiny spot on front board. 1971 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 244 pp. 8vo. A novel by the author of The Last Day the Dogbushes Bloomed, among the more difficult titles of her's to find. View more info

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Cakewalk

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $50.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196912

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed & dated by author without inscription on front endpaper ('Lee Smith, Dec. 1981, Chapel Hill'). We have more books available by this author!. 256 pp. 8vo. Author's first collection of short stories. Comic and observant, Smith's fourteen tales in Cakewalk introduce readers to a host of memorable Southern characters. Her protagonists include aging gossips, a soap opera-hooked housewife, a runaway teenager, and divergent sisters in various combinations. Smith's gutsy Southern women don't always triumph, but, with her sympathetic portrayals, readers gain appreciation for the m... View more info

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Oral History: A Novel

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $75.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196914

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1983 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 286 pp. 8vo. When Jennifer, a college student, returns to her childhood home of Hoot Owl Holler with a tape recorder, the tales of murder and suicide, incest and blood ties, bring to life a vibrant story of a doomed family that still refuses to give up... View more info

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Black Mountain Breakdown

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $75.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196910

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1980 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 228 pp. 8vo. The New York Times bestselling author of The Last Girls presents one of her most compelling novels, acclaimed by Anne Tyler, Annie Dillard, and more... Everywhere about her, from the traffic on Highway 460 to the river that's gone black with coal dust, Crystal Spangler sees a current flowing from the mountain town of Black Rock into the wider world. As a teenager, she is elected beauty queen, gets good grades, and-despite her many enviable qualitie... View more info

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News of the Spirit: Stories

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $15.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons / R.R. Donnelley & Sons: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196911

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1997 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 267 pp. 8vo. A collection of stories about imagination, longing, despair, and loving in all its strange and shifting forms includes the tales of Jenny, whose parents move to Key West to cure their marriage, and Charlene, who makes up an imaginary brother.Keywords: LEE SMITH NEWS OF SPIRIT SHORT STORIES FICTION LITERATURE SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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The Last Girls

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196923

ISBN: 1565123638

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 2002 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 316 pp. 8vo. A novel by the author of The Last Day the Dogbushes Bloomed. On a beautiful June day in 1965, a dozen girls-classmates at a picturesque Blue Ridge women's college-launched their homemade raft (inspired by Huck Finn's) on a trip down the Mississippi. It's Girls A-Go-Go Down the Mississippi read the headline in the Paducah, Kentucky, paper.Thirty-five years later, four of those girls reunite to cruise the river again. This time it's on the luxury steambo... View more info

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Saving Grace

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $15.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196924

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1995 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 273, [3] pp. 8vo. A novel by the author of The Last Day the Dogbushes Bloomed. Surrounded all of her life by zealous religious figures, Florida Grace Shepherd recounts a story that begins with her father's revival meetings and ends at Uncle Slidell's Christian Fun Golf course. By the author of Oral History.Keywords: LEE SMITH SAVING GRACE NOVEL FICTION SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Family Linen

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $25.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196913

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1985 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 272 pp. 8vo. Centered round an eccentric family, living in a town in the Virginia mountains, this novel looks into the complexities involved in family situations, in a lighthearted way.Keywords: LEE SMITH FAMILY LINEN FICTION SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Bob, a Dog

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $225.00

Publisher: The Mud Puppy Press: 1988

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196915

Condition: Near Fine


Copy N of a limited edition of 26 copies. Hand-lettered and signed by author without inscription on limitation page. Includes publisher's floral slipcase. 1988 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 37 pp. 8vo. This novella by the popular novelist and short story writer was originally released in two limited editions: one numbered, the other lettered. This is the latter, quarter-bound in leather and Fabriano paper by Robert Colver at the Ram's Head Bindery.Keywords: LEE SMITH BOB DOG NOVELLA FICTION SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Me and My Baby View the Eclipse: Stories

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $15.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196919

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. Pages lightly toned. 1990 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 206 pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the popular novelist.“Extremely powerful…Me and My Baby View the Eclipse is about striving and the secret nobility of people who live in a small-town American South. In these stories—thank heaven—not everything fits: they are loose, they are sometimes awkward, but just about every one shines with revelation and awe in the face of momentary greatness and tragedy.…Nearly every one of these s... View more info

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Fancy Strut

By: Smith, Lee

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196921

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1973 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 329 pp. 8vo. A novel by the author of The Last Day the Dogbushes Bloomed, among the more difficult titles of her's to find.Keywords: LEE SMITH FANCY STRUT NOVEL FICTION SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info