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Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, A Death in the Family, & Shorter Fiction (The Library of America 159)

By: Agee, James

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 2005

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2203804


First thus. Includes publisher's slipcase and insert. 2005 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 818 pp. 8vo. Original cloth, gilt titles and rules, ribbon marker bound in. A collection of two novels, a novella, and three short stories by the American writer who won the Pulitzer Prize in 1958, with chronology and notes following text. Also included are reproductions of the photographs from Let Us Know Praise Famous Men, depicting the impoverished s... View more info

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Brownstone Eclogues

By: Aiken, Conrad

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Indiana University Press: 1962

Seller ID: 2263289


Ink number on spine, rear wrapper lightly foxed, ink stamps. 1962 Trade Paperback. 61 pp. The city provides the unifying theme for the thirty-eight poems which compose Brownstone Eclogues: Saint Ambrose: Early Morning, Doctor's Row, The Junk-cart, Whisper Under Asphalt, and Spring Festival: The Taxis are typical titles suggesting the character of the selections. Mr. Aiken was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1929, the National Book Award for Collected Poems in 19... View more info

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The Long Gray Line: The American Journey of West Point's Class of 1966

By: Atkinson, Rick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2263561


First edition. Near fine in good jacket. Light stain on rear jacket panel and flap. 1989 Hard Cover. xiii, 592 pp. This is the story of the twenty-five-year adventure of the generation of officers who fought in Vietnam. With novelistic detail, Atkinson tells the story of West Point's Class of 1966 primarily through the experiences of three classmates and the women they loved--from the boisterous cadet years and youthful romances to the fires of Vietnam, where dozens of t... View more info

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Faces of Revolution: Personalities and Themes in the Struggle for American Independence

By: Bailyn, Bernard

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1990

Seller ID: 2200190


Minor pencil marginalia, multiple pages dog-eared.Very Good. 1990 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 296 pp. Pulitzer-Prize-winning author Bernard Bailyn brings us a book that combines portraits of American revolutionaries with a deft exploration of the ideas that moved them and still shape our society today. View more info

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The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution (Enlarged Edition)

By: Bailyn, Bernard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press: 1992

Seller ID: 2208547


Enlarged edition. Faint spot to bottom page ridge, minimal highlighting. 1992 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 396 pp. A Pulitzer Prize-winning study of the political and philosophical foundations of the American Revolution. To the original text of what has become a classic of American historical literature, Bernard Bailyn adds a substantial essay, Fulfillment, as a Postscript. Here he discusses the intense, nation-wide debate on the ra... View more info

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Servants of the Map: Stories

By: Barrett, Andrea

Price: $25.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200707


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Near fine.Top edge of jacket spine very lightly bumped. 2002 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 270 pp. Ranging across two centuries, and from the western Himalaya to an Adirondack village, these stories and novellas travel the territories of yearning and awakening, of loss and unexpected discovery. A mapper of the highest mountain peaks realizes his true obsession. A young woman afire with scien... View more info

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Novels, 1944-1953: Dangling Man; The Victim; The Adventures of Augie March (The Library of America 141)

By: Bellow, Saul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 2003

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2203803


First thus. Includes publisher's slipcase and insert. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 1029 pp. 8vo. Original cloth, gilt titles and rules, ribbon marker bound in. A collection of three novels by the Canadian-American writer who won the Pulitzer Prize, the Nobel Prize in Literature, and the National Book Award (three times), with chronology and notes following text. Includes: Dangling Man; The Victim; The Adventures of Augie March. This ... View more info

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Herzog

By: Bellow, Saul

Price: $125.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2270652


First edition, first state, with imperfect initial capitals heading each chapter. Jacket spine toned, jacket edges lightly rubbed, top page edge lightly foxed. 1964 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 341, [3] pp. 8vo. A twist on the epistolary novel by the Pulitzer and Nobel Prize winning author. McBride's Points of Issue 10. View more info

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The Americanization of Edward Bok: The Autobiography of a Dutch Boy Fifty Years After

By: Bok, Edward

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1920

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2180821


1921 14th printing. Inscribed & signed by author on front endpaper ('An obstacle is simply a difficulty to overcome - Edward W. Bok December 1921 -'). Edges lightly stained, front hinge just starting, owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1920 Hard Cover. 462 pp. A Pulitzer Prize winning autobiography by the long-time editor of Ladies Home Journal who coined the term 'living room'. View more info

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A Good Woman

By: Bromfield, Louis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2203552


First edition. Spine slightly faded. 1927 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 432 pp. 8vo. A novel by the Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Green Bay Tree, Possession, and Early Autumn. The four novels taken together can be considered a series, but need not be read as such. Bromfield was also known for his scientific farming innovations.KEYWORDS: LITERATURE FICTION View more info

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Out of the Earth

By: Bromfield, Louis

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204818


First edition. Bottom front board corner bumped.Half-inch chip to top edge of jacket spine, jacket edges rubbed. 1950 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiii, 305 pp. ...about the New Agriculture and the incredible worlds which have opened up with the scientific discoveries of the past few years. These discoveries have to do not only with increased production of food and fiber, but with increased quality as well. Based largely on the observations, ... View more info

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A Good Woman

By: Bromfield, Louis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205830


First edition. No jacket, spine slightly cocked, ink name and date to front paste-down endpaper. 1927 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 432 pp. A novel by the Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Green Bay Tree, Possession, and Early Autumn. The four novels taken together can be considered a series, but need not be read as such. Bromfield was also known for his scientific farming innovations.KEYWORDS: LITERATURE FICTION PULITZER PRIZE WINNER GOOD ... View more info

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24 Hours

By: Bromfield, Louis

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2265826


First edition. Owner bookplate on front endpaper, 1 inch chip from jacket spine base, with minor loss from other jacket corners, jacket toned. 1930 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 432 pp. A novel by the Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Green Bay Tree, Possession, and Early Autumn. Inspiration for the film starring Clive Brook and Kay Francis, directed by Marion Gering. Originally published serially as Shattered Glass; this edition released s... View more info

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March: A Novel

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Viking: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2200373


First edition. 2005 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 280 pp. 8vo. March is a novel by Geraldine Brooks. It is a parallel novel that retells Louisa May Alcott's novel Little Women from the point of view of Alcott's protagonists' absent father. Brooks has inserted the novel into the classic tale, revealing the events surrounding March's absence during the American Civil War in 1862. The novel won the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for fiction. - Wikipedia View more info

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March: A Novel

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2265835


Reprint. Light edge wear. 2006 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 280 pp. By the author of Caleb's Crossing. March is a novel by Geraldine Brooks. It is a parallel novel that retells Louisa May Alcott's novel Little Women from the point of view of Alcott's protagonists' absent father. Brooks has inserted the novel into the classic tale, revealing the events surrounding March's absence during the American Civil War in 1862. The novel won the 20... View more info

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Leadership (Harper Colophon Books/CN697)

By: Burns, James MacGregor

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harper Colophon Books: 1979

Seller ID: 2200205


Tape adhesive to front and rear wrappers, wrappers lightly rubbed. 1979 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. ix, 530 pp. Classic text on the study of leadership. Sections include: Leadership: power and purpose, Origins of leadership, Transforming leadership, Transactional leadership, Implications: theory and practice.Keywords: JAMES MACGREGOR BURNS LEADERSHIP PULITZER PRIZE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD POLITICAL SCIENCE HISTORY MANAGEMENT BUSINESS LIFEST... View more info

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My Mortal Enemy

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1926

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2200090


3rd printing. Lacks jacket. Ink name and address on front endpaper, boards lightly toned and soiled, spine faded. 1926 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 122 pp. 8vo. Myra has been raised in luxury, which she romantically abandons to elope with the impoverished Oswald Henshawe. As the years pass, however, the shabby gentility of an apartment frequented by the artistic community of Old New York gives way to real poverty in a jerrybuilt hotel. ABOUT ... View more info

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Early Novels and Stories: The Troll Garden; O Pioneers!; The Song of the Lark; My Antonia; One of Ours (The Library of America 35)

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2203802


Reprint. Includes publisher's slipcase. 1987 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 1336 pp. 8vo. Original cloth, gilt titles and rules, ribbon marker bound in. A collection of works by the American novelist and winner of the Pulitzer Prize for One of Ours (included in this volume), with chronology and notes following text. Her novels mainly focused on life in the Great Plains. Includes: The Troll Garden; O Pioneers!; The Song of the Lark; My Anton... View more info

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The Professor's House

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2264160


First edition. Lacks jacket. Spine a bit faded, light nickel-sized spot on front board, owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1925 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 283, [5] pp. 8vo. A novel by the Pulitzer Prize winning author of O Pioneers! and My Antonia. A study in emotional dislocation and renewal--Professor Godfrey St. Peter, a man in his 50's, has achieved what would seem to be remarkable success. When called on to move to a more comfortable h... View more info

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The Army of the Potomac 3-Volume Hardcover Set: Mr. Lincoln's Army; Glory Road; A Stillness at Appomattox

By: Catton, Bruce

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1962

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2208578


Reprint trade editions, not book club versions ($12.50 list price on front jacket flap of each volume). Ink name on front endpaper of each volume, lightly rubbed and toned. 1962 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in three hardcover volumes. 8vo. 8 1/4 x 5 3/4. Catton's famous account of the American Civil War, the last volume of which won him the Pulitzer Prize in 1954. View more info

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The Army of the Potomac 3-Volume Hardcover Set: Mr. Lincoln's Army; Glory Road; A Stillness at Appomattox

By: Catton, Bruce

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1962

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2155307


Reprint trade edition, not book club version ($12.50 list price on front jacket flap of each volume). Jacket spines faded, top page ridges foxed, 1/2 inch internal tear to v. 3 spine.Good. 1962 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in three hardcover volumes. 8vo. 8 1/4 x 5 3/4. Catton's famous account of the American Civil War, the last volume of which won him the Pulitzer Prize in 1954. View more info

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A Stillness at Appomattox: The Fateful Last Chapter of the Army of the Potomac's Dramatic Saga

By: Catton, Bruce

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc., New York: 1957

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2188881


Book club edition. Jacket toned, one and a half inch tear along bottom of front of jacket, multiple tears along edges of jacket, edges of pages foxed.Good. 1957 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 438 pp. This is the story of the last desperate, heartbreaking, cruel year of the Civil War. In the winter of 1864, the Army of the Potomac stood at the crossroads. The old army. fired with the spirit of men who had joined out of love of country and who ha... View more info

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Grant Moves South: 1861-1863 (Part One of the Classic Civil War Study of General Ulysses S. Grant)

By: Catton, Bruce

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1960

Seller ID: 2208337


Spine creased, page ridges lightly foxed, light general wear. 1960 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. x, 564 pp. Part one of the classic Civil War study of General Ulysses S. Grant, written by Pulitzer Prize-winner Bruce Catton, introduces General Grant as he undertakes his first Civil War command, and follows him as he leads his troops through a series of battles, including Belmont, Fort Donelson, Shiloh, Corinth, Chickasaw Bayou, Edwards Sta... View more info

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Never Call Retreat (Volume Three in the American Civil War Trilogy)

By: Catton, Bruce

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Fall River Press: 2009

Seller ID: 2208342


Spine creased. 2009 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xi, 555 pp. The final work in this series begins in December of 1862. Four months before, the Union Army tasted long-awaited victory at the bloody battle of Antietam. Grant continued on towards Vicksburg, Mississippi. The grim battles that lay ahead would be costly: the Vicksburg campaign, Chattanooga, the Battle of the Wilderness, the Battle of Atlanta and the March to the Sea, the siege ... View more info

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The Army of the Potomac: A Stillness at Appomattox (Volume III)

By: Catton, Bruce

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1953

Seller ID: 2208361


Page faintly toned. Half-inch by half-inch chip along jacket spine-head obscuring author name, jacket edges lightly rubbed, jacket faintly toned. 1953 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 438 pp. This is the story of the last desperate, heartbreaking, cruel year of the Civil War. In the winter of 1864, the Army of the Potomac stood at the crossroads. The old army, fired with the spirit of men who had joined out of love of country and who had long ... View more info

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The Army of the Potomac, in Three Volumes: Mr. Lincoln's Army; Glory Road; A Stillness at Appomattox

By: Catton, Bruce

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1962

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2266343


Mixed set: volumes 1 and 3 are book club editions, volume 2 is a trade edition. Jackets toned, jacket edges rubbed. 1962 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in three hardcover volumes. 8vo. 8 1/4 x 5 3/4. Catton's famous account of the American Civil War, the last volume of which won him the Pulitzer Prize in 1954. View more info

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Bruce Catton's America: Selections from His Greatest Works

By: Catton, Bruce; Jensen, Oliver

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Promontory Press: 1987

Seller ID: 2208641


A very nice copy.Jacket lightly toned, general minor wear to jacket. 1987 Hard Cover. 222 pp. Contains excerpts from the noted historian's most celebrated works, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning A Stillness at Appomattox, showing his unique perspective and versatility with subjects as diverse as John McGraw and the Civil War. View more info

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Moonglow: A Novel

By: Chabon, Michael

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harper: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2267380


First edition. Pencil marginalia. 2016 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 430 pp. Following on the heels of his New York Times bestselling novel Telegraph Avenue, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon delivers another literary masterpiece: a novel of truth and lies, family legends, and existential adventure—and the forces that work to destroy us. In 1989, fresh from the publication of his first novel, The Mysteries of Pittsburgh, Michael C... View more info

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The Substance That is Poetry

By: Coffin, Robert P. Tristram

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company, New York: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2155324


First edition. Lacks jacket. Presentation copy inscribed & signed by author with nature scene sketch on front endpaper ('To Katherine Scholl Smith with best wishes, Robert P. Tristram Coffin'). 1942 Hard Cover. xiii, 167 pp. 8vo. An analytical work about poetry by the writer and poet who served as professor at Wells College and Bowdoin College, and won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1936. View more info

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The Just and the Unjust

By: Cozzens, James Gould

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205833


First edition. No jacket, light smudges to boards. 1942 Hard Cover. 434 pp. In The Just and the Unjust, Pulitzer Prize-winning author James Gould Cozzens examines the ways in which freedom under the law operates in a democracy when a murder trial dominates the life of a small town.He is often grouped today with his contemporaries John O'Hara and John P. Marquand, but his work is generally considered more challenging. Despite initial critical acclaim, his popularity cam... View more info