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Novels 1936-1940: Absalom, Absalom!; The Unvanquished; If I Forget Thee, Jerusalem; [The Wild Palms]; The Hamlet (The Library of America 48)

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2203772

Condition: Very Good


Reprint. Includes publisher's slipcase. Front hinge just beginning to weaken. 1990 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 1117 pp. 8vo. Original cloth, gilt titles and rules, ribbon marker bound in. A collection of five works by the American novelist best known for Light in August and The Sound and the Fury, with chronology and notes following text. Includes: Absalom, Absalom!; The Unvanquished; If I Forget Thee, Jerusalem; [The Wild Palms]; The H... View more info

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The Faulkner Reader: Selections from the Works of William Faulkner - The Sound and the Fury (Complete); Selections from Other Novels; Three Novellas; Nine Stories; The Nobel Prize Address, Etc. (Modern Library Giant G82)

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Random House: 1954

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2265378

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. Lightly rubbed. 1954 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xi, [1], 682, [2] pp. 8vo. A selection of works by William Faulkner collected in one volume. CONTENTS: Nobel Prize Address, The Sound and the Fury, The Bear (Go Down, Moses), Old Man (The Wild Palms), Spotted Horses (The Hamlet), A Rose for Emily, Barn Burning, Dry September, That Evening Sun, Turnabout, Shingles for the Lord, A Justice, Wash, An Odor of Verbena (The Unvanqu... View more info

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Collected Stories of William Faulkner

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Vintage Books / Random House: 1977

Edition: 7th Printing

Seller ID: 2271322

ISBN: 0394722574

Condition: Very Good


7th printing. Pages lightly toned. 1977 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 900, [20] pp. Forty-two stories make up this magisterial collection by the writer who stands at the pinnacle of modern American fiction. Compressing an epic expanse of vision into hard and wounding narratives, Faulkner’s stories evoke the intimate textures of place, the deep strata of history and legend, and all the fear, brutality, and tenderness of the human conditi... View more info

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The Town (The Snopes Trilogy Book 2)

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Random House: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2278450

Condition: Fine


First edition, #39 of 450 copies. Signed and numbered by author on front flyleaf. Ink name and date on front endpaper (Charles H. Burkman, 1 May 1957). Burkman was a research librarian at Princeton University's Firestone Library. Includes original clear acetate dust jacket, which is lightly rubbed. We have more books available by this author!. 371, [5] pp. 8vo. A novel by the Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winning author. This is the second volume of Faulkner's trilogy about t... View more info

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Sanctuary (The Modern Library of the World's Best Books No. 61)

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $125.00

Publisher: The Modern Library: 1932

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2278775

Condition: Very Good


First Modern Library edition, and the first appearance in print of Faulkner's new introduction (Toledano 061.2). Includes original jacket and onion skin jacket. Onion skin jacket toned with 1 inch internal chip on front panel and a few other smaller chips, hinges just beginning to weaken. 1932 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 380, [6] pp. Jacket designed by Burch. A powerful novel examining the nature of evil, informed by the works of T. S. E... View more info

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The Reivers: A Reminiscence

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Random House: 1962

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2280907

Condition: Near Fine


First trade edition (following the limited edition released the same year), with 'first printing' state on copyright page, no book club indicators, and red top stain indicating a trade edition. Lacks jacket. Endpapers very faintly foxed, minimal scuff to bottom corner, otherwise an excellent copy. 1962 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 305, [7] pp. 8vo. Red cloth, gilt titles. One of Faulkner’s comic masterpieces, The Reivers is a picaresque tha... View more info

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Snopes: The Hamlet; The Town; The Mansion

By: Faulkner, William; Garrett, George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Modern Library: 1994

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2277155

ISBN: 0679600922

Condition: Near Fine


5th printing. Minor smudge to top board edges. 1994 Hard Cover. xvi, [4], 1065, [3] pp. 8vo. Here, published in a single volume as he always hoped they would be, are the three novels that comprise William Faulkner’s famous Snopes trilogy, a saga that stands as perhaps the greatest feat of this celebrated author’s incomparable imagination. The Hamlet, the first book of the series chronicling the advent and rise of the grasping Snopes family in mythical Yoknapatawpha C... View more info

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Lord of the Mohawks: A Biography of Sir William Johnson

By: Flexner, James Thomas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1979

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2274987

ISBN: 0316286095

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition. One inch closed jacket tear and associated one inch crease (tear mended on reverse). 1979 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xviii, 400 pp. 8vo. In Lord of the Mohawks, James Thomas Flexner, winner of the National Book Award and the rarely awarded Special Pulitzer Prize has restored to life the most influential frontiersman our nation has ever known. Sir William Johnson, an Irish immigrant became through his own efforts a British b... View more info

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Washington [George] (The Library of the Presidents)

By: Freeman, Douglas Southall; Harwell, Richard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1985

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2274894

Condition: Fine


Publisher's insert and blank bookplate laid in. 1985 Full-Leather. 896 pp. An abridgment by Richard Harwell of the Pulitzer Prize-winning seven-volume biography. One of the most important American historians and biographers of the 20th-century, Freeman won immediate recognition and his second Pulitzer for this thorough and exhaustive study of the Father of Our Country. Kammen, himself a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, helps to place this valuable historical work in a f... View more info

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The Collected Poems of Robert Frost, 1939

By: Frost, Robert

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York: Henry Holt and Company: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2097605

Condition: Very Good


Early reprint (1945). Minor pencil underlining and marginalia to a few pages only, ink name & date on front endpaper. We have more books available by this author!. 436 pp. An anthology of poetry by the American author known for Mending Wall, The Road Not Taken, and other poems focusing on rural settings. Frost won four Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry, and was also awarded the Congressional Gold Medal for his works. Includes woodcut illustration on title page, and photographic... View more info

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A Further Range

By: Frost, Robert

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2198460

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Near fine in good jacket. Ink name and date on front endpaper, jacket edges rubbed with some loss from top edge of rear panel, jacket toned. 1936 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 102 pp. 8vo. A Pulitzer Prize winning book of poetry by the American poet most well-known for The Road Not Taken, Mending Wall, and Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening. This was one of four Pulitzers Frost won during his writing career. He also was awarde... View more info

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Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, in Two Volumes (The Library of Great Lives)

By: Garrow, David J.; Andrews, William L.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1989

Seller ID: 2274217

Condition: Near Fine


Publisher insert and bookplate laid in. 1989 Full-Leather. 800 pp. 8vo. Red full leather, gilt titles & decorations, all edges gilt, ribbon marker bound in, color frontispiece portrait of MLK, Jr. Foreword by William L. Andrews. Winner of the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for Biography and the Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, this is the most comprehensive book ever written about the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Based on more than seven hundred interviews with all of King's su... View more info

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No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II

By: Goodwin, Doris Kearns

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Touchstone/Simon and Schuster Paperbacks: 1995

Seller ID: 2208328

Condition: Near Fine


Light general wear. 1995 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 759 pp. The Pulitzer Prize winning account of the home front in World War II, by one of the greatest presidential historians of our time. Several pages of photographs. No Ordinary Time is a monumental work, a brilliantly conceived chronicle of one of the most vibrant and revolutionary periods in the history of the United States. With an extraordinary collection of details, Goodwin mas... View more info

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No Ordinary Time: Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II

By: Goodwin, Doris Kearns

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks: 1994

Seller ID: 2196987

ISBN: 0684804484

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint. 1994 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 759 pp. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History, No Ordinary Time is a monumental work, a brilliantly conceived chronicle of one of the most vibrant and revolutionary periods in the history of the United States. With an extraordinary collection of details, Goodwin masterfully weaves together a striking number of story lines—Eleanor and Franklin’s marriage and remarkable partnership, Elea... View more info

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No Ordinary Time: Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II

By: Goodwin, Doris Kearns

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1994

Edition: 8th Printing

Seller ID: 2265416

ISBN: 0671642405

Condition: Very Good


8th printing. Jacket spine a bit faded. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 759 pp. 8vo. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History, No Ordinary Time is a monumental work, a brilliantly conceived chronicle of one of the most vibrant and revolutionary periods in the history of the United States. With an extraordinary collection of details, Goodwin masterfully weaves together a striking number of story lines—Eleanor and Franklin’s marriage a... View more info

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No Ordinary Time: Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II

By: Goodwin, Doris Kearns

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1994

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2276816

ISBN: 0671642405

Condition: Near Fine


Book club edition. Jacket spine faded, small sticker remnant on front endpaper. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 759, [7] pp. 8vo. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History, No Ordinary Time is a monumental work, a brilliantly conceived chronicle of one of the most vibrant and revolutionary periods in the history of the United States. With an extraordinary collection of details, Goodwin masterfully weaves together a striking number of stor... View more info

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Most Blessed of the Patriarchs: Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination

By: Gordon-Reed, Annette; Onuf, Peter S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Liveright Publishing Corporation / W.W. Norton & Company: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2265423

ISBN: 0871404427

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by both authors (one of whom is a Pulitzer Prize winner) without inscription on title page. 2016 Hard Cover. xxv, [3], 370, [2] pp. 8vo. A groundbreaking work of history that explicates Thomas Jefferson’s vision of himself, the American Revolution, Christianity, slavery, and race. Thomas Jefferson is often portrayed as a hopelessly enigmatic figure?a riddle?a man so riven with contradictions that he is almost impossible to know. Lauded as the most... View more info

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The Rise of Urban America

By: Green, Constance McLaughlin

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2267711

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket edges very lightly rubbed, jacket very faintly toned. 1965 Hard Cover. 208 pp. The rise of cities in the United States from the early seventeenth century to the 1960's is the subject of this sophisticated and witty appraisal by a Pulitzer Prize historian. Constance McLaughlin Green traces the forces - economic, political, social - that led to today's urban civilization, beginning with the growth of colonial seaports and local government, the rise of... View more info

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The Swerve: How the World Became Modern

By: Greenblatt, Stephen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company: 2011

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2279555

ISBN: 0393343405

Condition: Near Fine


First printing. A very nice copy. 2011 Trade Paperback. 356 pp. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. One of the world's most celebrated scholars, Stephen Greenblatt has crafted both an innovative work of history and a thrilling story of discovery, in which one manuscript, plucked from a thousand years of neglect, changed the course of human thought and made possible the world as we know it. Nearly six hundred years ago, a short, genial, cannily alert... View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2180722

Condition: Very Good


Early reprint (lacks 'A' on copyright page). Boards lightly rubbed & toned, front & end matter lightly foxed, ink name & date ('A.B. Russell Christmas 1940') on front endpaper. We have more books available by this author!. 471 pp. 8vo. Beige cloth, black stamped titles, red panels on spine. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the greatest nove... View more info

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In Our Time (The Scribner Library)

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1953

Seller ID: 2197403

Condition: Very Good


1953 printing. Lightly toned. We have more books available by this author!. 212 pp. When In Our Time was published in 1925, it was praised by Ford Madox Ford, John Dos Passos, and F. Scott Fitzgerald for its simple and precise use of language to convey a wide range of complex emotions, and it earned Hemingway a place beside Sherwood Anderson and Gertrude Stein among the most promising American writers of that period. In Our Time contains several early Hemingway clas... View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2206634

Condition: Very Good


Early printing in variant binding. Includes original jacket with $2.75 price on flap. Jacket edges rubbed with minor loss, including a 1/2 inch internal chip from spine. 1945 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 471 pp. 8vo. Blue cloth, black stamped titles, red panels on spine. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the grea... View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2264516

Condition: Very Good


Lacks jacket. Red title panels lightly rubbed as usual, pencil name on front endpaper, brief ink gift note on rear endpaper. 1940 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 471, [1] pp. 8vo. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight. The story of a young American in the International Br... View more info

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The Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway (Hudson River Editions)

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons / Macmillan Publishing Company: 1987

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2281343

ISBN: 0684151553

Condition: Very Good


Reissue. Top edge lightly foxed, jacket lightly toned. 1987 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 499, [5] pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the author of For Whom the Bell Tolls, A Farewell to Arms, A Moveable Feast, The Old Man and the Sea, etc. Hemingway won the Nobel Prize in Literature and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. CONTENTS: The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber; The Capital of the World; The Snows of Kilimanjaro; Old Man a... View more info

The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway: The Finca Vigia Edition

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charles Scribners Sons: 1987

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2281597

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. 1/4 inch tear and faint crease along jacket base, jacket spine faded. 1987 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xviii, 650 pp. 9 1/2 x 6 1/2. Foreword by John, Patrick, & Gregory Hemingway. Photo of Hemingway by Man Ray on rear dust jacket panel. Before he gained wide fame as a novelist, Ernest Hemingway established his literary reputation with his short stories. This collection, The Short Stories, originally published in 1938, is ... View more info

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A Farewell to Arms (Modern Standard Authors Series)

By: Hemingway, Ernest; Warren, Robert Penn

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: 1957

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2188018

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. Jacket edges rubbed and creased with a few small chips, brief ink note on front jacket flap.Good. 1957 Hard Cover. 355 pp. 8vo. Original black cloth, yellowish-brown paper labels on spine & front board, black stamped titles & borders. The story of a troubled romance, set against the Italian campaign of World War I. Hemingway's third novel, and his first bestseller, which confirmed his status as one of the great's of American literature. He went on to w... View more info

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Here to Stay

By: Hersey, John

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1964

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1537926

Condition: Good


First printing. Spine lightly creased, faint stain along wrapper fore-edge. 1964 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 276 pp. Eyewitness historical accounts by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author known as an early practitioner of New Journalism, well-known for his book Hiroshima. View more info

Under the Eye of the Storm

By: Hersey, John

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1967

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 1514131

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. 1/4 inch tear to jacket spine head.Very Good. 1967 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 247 pp. John Richard Hersey (June 17, 1914 – March 24, 1993) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American writer and journalist considered one of the earliest practitioners of the so-called New Journalism, in which storytelling devices of the novel are fused with non-fiction reportage. Hersey's account of the aftermath of the atomic bomb dropped on H... View more info

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A Bell for Adano

By: Hersey, John

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2270642

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Faint smoky smell, spine and board edges lightly toned, jacket price clipped such that $ sign is still visible. 1944 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 269, [1] pp. 8vo. Author's Pulitzer Prize winning second novel, which inspired the Broadway play starring Fredric March and several other adaptations. Jacket design by George Salter. A Bell for Adano is a 1944 novel by John Hersey, the winner of the 1945 Pulitzer Prize for the Novel. ... View more info

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Hiroshima

By: Hersey, John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1946

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2274959

Condition: Good


10th printing. Ink stamp on endpapers, loss from jacket corners repaired with clear tape, jacket lightly toned and soiled. 1946 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 118 pp. 8vo. Monday, August 6th, 1945, a new era in human history opened. After years of intensive research and experiment, conducted In their later stages mainly in America., by scientists of many nationalities, Japanese among them, the forces which hold together the constituent particl... View more info