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The Lowland: A Novel

By: Lahiri, Jhumpa

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2200566

ISBN: 067697936X

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Spine very slightly cocked. Light general wear to jacket. 2013 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 339 pp. Two brothers bound by tragedy; a fiercely brilliant woman haunted by her past; a country torn by revolution: the Pulitzer Prize winner and #1 New York Times bestselling author gives us a powerful new novel--set in both India and America--that explores the price of idealism, and a love that can last long past death.  Growing up in Calcutta, born just fifteen months apart, Subhash and Udayan Mitra are inseparable brothers, one often mistaken for the o... View more info

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The Return of George Washington: 1783-1789

By: Larson, Edward J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2302107

ISBN: 0062248677

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket edges very lightly rubbed. Remainder mark. 2014 Hard Cover. xv, 366 pp. Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Edward J. Larson recovers a crucially important—yet almost always overlooked—chapter of George Washington’s life, revealing how Washington saved the United States by coming out of retirement to lead the Constitutional Convention and serve as our first president. After leading the Continental Army to victory in the Revolutionary War, George Washington shocked the world: he retired. In December 1783, General Washington, the most powerful man in the country, stepped... View more info

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Eleanor: The Years Alone

By: Lash, Joseph P.; Roosevelt, Jr., Franklin D.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 1972

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2296795

ISBN: 0393073610

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket edges rubbed with a few small chips and small tears. 1972 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 368 pp. Joseph P. Lash, Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer and National Book Award-winning writer of Eleanor and Franklin, turns to the seventeen years Eleanor Roosevelt lived after FDR's death in 1945. Already a major figure in her own right, Roosevelt gained new stature with her work at the United Nations and her contributions to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. She continued her activism on behalf of civil rights, as well as her humanitarian work, which led Pre... View more info

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Elmer Gantry

By: Lewis, Sinclair

Price: $125.00  $100.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company / The Quinn and Boden Co., Inc.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2291380

Condition: Very Good


First edition, second state (G in Gantry corrected from looking like a C, as in first state). Lacks scarce jacket. Boards lightly soiled, page edges faintly foxed. 1927 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 432 pp. 8vo. Sinclair Lewis went on to become the first American author to win the Nobel Prize in Literature (1930), following the success of his 1925 novel Arrowsmith, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (Lewis declined the award). Elmer Gantry is a satiric indictment of fundamentalist religion that caused an uproar upon its publication in 1927. The title character... View more info

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History

By: Lowell, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2263771

ISBN: 0571102042

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Very good in good jacket. Endpapers, page ridges, and jacket lightly foxed, 1 inch chip from jacket spine base, small ink number on jacket spine. 1973 Hard Cover. 207, [1] pp. 8vo. A collection of verse by the poet who won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry twice, as well as the National Book Award. View more info

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Big Trouble: A Murder in a Small Western Town Sets Off a Struggle for the Soul of America

By: Lukas, J. Anthony

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2299550

ISBN: 0684808587

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Small spot on two prelim pages, top edge lightly foxed, jacket price clipped. 1997 Hard Cover. 875, [5] pp. 8vo. Recounts the trial of a radical union leader for the murder of Idaho's former state governor, a case that ultimately involved President Theodore Roosevelt and the tumultuous relationship between capital, labor, and the law in the 1900s. View more info

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Foreign Affairs: A Novel

By: Lurie, Alison

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: Random House: 1984

Edition: First Trade Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282152

ISBN: 039454076X

Condition: Near Fine


First trade edition (following Franklin signed limited edition). Signed by author without inscription. Jacket flaps lightly toned. 1984 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 291 pp. Pulitzer Prize Winner. Virginia Miner, a fifty-something, unmarried tenured professor, is in London to work on her new book about children’s folk rhymes. Despite carrying a U.S. passport, Vinnie feels essentially English and rather looks down on her fellow Americans. But in spite of that, she is drawn into a mortifying and oddly satisfying affair with an Oklahoman tourist who dresses more Bron... View more info

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Stories of Bernard Malamud

By: Malamud, Bernard

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274045

ISBN: 0374270376

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Page ridges lightly foxed. 1983 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiii, [3], 349, [1] pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Natural and The Fixer. Compassionate and profound in their wry humor, this collection of stories captures the poetry of human relationships at the point where reality and imagination meet. View more info

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Jefferson the President: First Term, 1801-1805 (Jefferson and His Time)

By: Malone, Dumas

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown and Company: 1970

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2123467

ISBN: 0316544671

Condition: Near Fine


Book club edition. Near fine in very good jacket. 1/2 inch tear to jacket corner. Very Good. 1970 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxix, 539. 8vo. The fourth volume of Malone's Pulitzer Prize winning biography of the great American president and renaissance man, still among the most authoritative works. View more info

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Jefferson and the Rights of Man (Jefferson and His Time)

By: Malone, Dumas

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown and Company: 1951

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2123468

ISBN: 0316544736

Condition: Near Fine


Book club edition. Jacket spine faded. Near Fine. 1951 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxix, 523 pp. 8vo. The second volume of Malone's Pulitzer Prize winning biography of the great American president and renaissance man, still among the most authoritative works. View more info

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Jefferson and the Ordeal of Liberty (Jefferson and His Time)

By: Malone, Dumas

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown and Company: 1962

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2123470

ISBN: 0316544752

Condition: Near Fine


Book club edition. Jacket spine slightly faded. Near Fine. 1962 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxx, 545 pp. 8vo. The third volume of Malone's Pulitzer Prize winning biography of the great American president and renaissance man, still among the most authoritative works. View more info

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Jefferson the President: Second Term, 1805-1809 (Jefferson and His Time)

By: Malone, Dumas

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown and Company: 1974

Seller ID: 2123474

ISBN: 0316544655

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine in very good jacket. Jacket spine slightly faded, jacket price clipped. Very Good. 1974 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xx, 484 pp. 8vo. The fifth volume of Malone's Pulitzer Prize winning biography of the great American president and renaissance man, still among the most authoritative works. View more info

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Moving to Higher Ground: How Jazz Can Change Your Life

By: Marsalis, Wynton; Ward, Geoffrey C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Random House: 2008

Edition: 2nd Printing

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2287988

ISBN: 1400060788

Condition: Near Fine


Second printing. Signed by author with inscription. Jacket edges very lightly bumped. 2008 Hard Cover. xvi, 181 pp. In this beautiful book, Pulitzer Prize—winning musician and composer Wynton Marsalis draws upon lessons he's learned from a lifetime in jazz–lessons that can help us all move to higher ground. With wit and candor he demystifies the music that is the birthright of every American and demonstrates how a real understanding of the central idea of jazz–the unique balance between self-expression and sacrifice for the common good exemplified on the bandstand–can enrich every aspe... View more info

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The Lives of Margaret Fuller: A Biography

By: Matteson, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2288743

ISBN: 0393068056

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Corners lightly pushed. 2012 Hard Cover. xvi, 510 pp. From the Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer John Matteson, an account of the Susan Sontag of nineteenth-century America. A brilliant writer and a fiery social critic, Margaret Fuller (1810–1850) was perhaps the most famous American woman of her generation. Outspoken and quick-witted, idealistic and adventurous, she became the leading female figure in the transcendentalist movement, wrote a celebrated column of literary and social commentary for Horace Greeley's newspaper, and served as the first foreign correspondent for an ... View more info

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John Adams

By: McCullough, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2263412

ISBN: 0743223136

Condition: Very Good


Remainder mark on page base, sticker remnant on back cover. 2002 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 751 pp. The Pulitzer Prize–winning, bestselling biography of America’s founding father and second president that was the basis for the acclaimed HBO series, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough. In this powerful, epic biography, David McCullough unfolds the adventurous life-journey of John Adams, the brilliant, fiercely independent, often irascible, always honest Yankee patriot -- the colossus of independence, as Thomas Jefferson called him -- who... View more info

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The Johnstown Flood [The Incredible Story Behind One of the Most Devastating 'Natural' Disasters American Has Ever Known]

By: McCullough, David

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.: 1968

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2264598

Condition: Very Good


3rd printing. Very good book in fair jacket. Large chip from front jacket corner. Jacket now protected under fresh mylar. Owner sticker on front endpaper. 1968 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 302 pp. 8vo. Includes section of black & white photographs, maps on endpapers. The first book the Pulitzer Prize-winning author. David McCullough is known to millions as the author of the critically acclaimed, best-selling books The Great Bridge, The Path Between the Seas, and Mornings on Horseback, and as host of the popular PBS television series 'Smithsonian World?' The Johnsto... View more info

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John Adams

By: McCullough, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2270841

ISBN: 0684813637

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Two light creases on front jacket flap. George Will article on John Adams laid in. 2001 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 751 pp. 8vo. In this powerful, epic biography, David McCullough unfolds the adventurous life-journey of John Adams, the brilliant, fiercely independent, often irascible, always honest Yankee patriot -- the colossus of independence, as Thomas Jefferson called him -- who spared nothing in his zeal for the American Revolution; who rose to become the second President of the United States and saved the country from blundering into an unnece... View more info

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Truman

By: McCullough, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Touchstone / Simon & Schuster: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2275906

ISBN: 0671869205

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint. 1992 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 1117, [3] pp. Hailed by critics as an American masterpiece, David McCullough's sweeping biography of Harry S. Truman has captured the heart of the nation. The life and times of the thirty-third President of the United States, Truman provides a deeply moving look at an extraordinary, singular American. From Truman's small-town, turn-of-the-century boyhood and his transforming experience in the face of war in 1918, to his political beginnings in the powerful Pendergast machine and his rapid rise to prominence in the U.S... View more info

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The Johnstown Flood [The Incredible Story Behind One of the Most Devastating 'Natural' Disasters American Has Ever Known]

By: McCullough, David

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283498

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Remainder mark on page base, jacket flap price crossed out (but still visible), jacket edges lightly rubbed. 1968 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 302 pp. 8vo. Includes section of black & white photographs, maps on endpapers. The first book the Pulitzer Prize-winning author. David McCullough is known to millions as the author of the critically acclaimed, best-selling books The Great Bridge, The Path Between the Seas, and Mornings on Horseback, and as host of the popular PBS television series 'Smithsonian World?' The Johnstown Flood, David McCullough's fi... View more info

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Moving On

By: McMurtry, Larry

Price: $3.00  $2.40

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1988

Seller ID: 2269086

ISBN: 0671696491

Condition: Very Good


Spine creased, wrappers lightly rubbed, ink stamp on front wrapper verso, pages very faintly toned. 1988 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 847 pp. With a riotously colorful cast of highbrows, cowpokes, and rodeo queens, in its wry humor, tenderness, and epic panorama, Moving On is a celebration of our land by Larry McMurtry, one of America’s best-loved authors. Moving On is a big, powerful novel about men and women in the American West. Set in the 1960s against the backdrop of the honky-tonk glamour of the rodeo and the desperation of suburban Houston,... View more info

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The Desert Rose

By: McMurtry, Larry

Price: $3.00  $2.40

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1988

Seller ID: 2269092

ISBN: 0671660160

Condition: Near Fine


Very minor surface tear along bottom edge of front wrapper, ink stamp on front wrapper verso, pages very faintly toned. 1988 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xi, 275 pp. Pulitzer Prize-winner Larry McMurtry writes novels set in the American heartland, but his real territory is the heart itself. His gift for writing about women -- their love for reckless, hopeless men; their ability to see the good in losers; and their peculiar combination of emotional strength and sudden weakness -- makes The Desert Rose the bittersweet, funny, and touching book that it is. ... View more info

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Leaving Cheyenne

By: McMurtry, Larry

Price: $4.00  $3.20

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1986

Seller ID: 2269108

ISBN: 0140052216

Condition: Very Good


Remainder mark on page base, pages very faintly toned. 1986 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 253 pp. From the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Lonesome Dove Larry McMurtry comes the second novel about love and loss on the great plains of Texas. From 1920’s ranching to range cowboys and WWII grief, McMurtry is the undisputed father of the Western literary epic. Leaving Cheyenne traces the loves of three West Texas characters as they follow that sundown trail: Gideon Fry, the serious rancher; Johnny McCloud, the free-spirited cowhand; and Molly Taylor, the sensi... View more info

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In a Narrow Grave: Essays on Texas

By: McMurtry, Larry

Price: $5.00  $4.00

Publisher: Touchstone: 1989

Seller ID: 2269109

ISBN: 0671681028

Condition: Very Good


Pages very faintly toned, minor general wear. 1989 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xxiv, 177 pp. No one is neutral about Texas. It is too big to ignore and too boisterous to leave the rest of us alone. First published in 1968, In a Narrow Grave is the classic statement of what it means to come from Texas. In these essays, McMurtry's fine prose opens a window into the complex workings of America's largest state. As the author reveals: Before I was out of high school, I realized I was witnessing the dying of a way of life -- the rural, pastoral way of life. In the ... View more info

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Lonesome Dove: A Novel

By: McMurtry, Larry

Price: $125.00  $100.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2280935

ISBN: 0671504207

Condition: Near Fine


First edition in first issue jacket without Pulitzer notation. Tiny bookstore label on rear endpaper, jacket lightly toned. 1985 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 843 pp. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4. 8vo. Lonesome Dove is a 1985 Pulitzer Prize-winning western novel written by Larry McMurtry. It is the first published book of the Lonesome Dove series, but the third instalment in the series chronologically. The story focuses on the relationship of several retired Texas Rangers and their adventures driving a cattle herd from Texas to Montana. View more info

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Lonesome Dove: A Novel

By: McMurtry, Larry

Price: $125.00  $100.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2302840

ISBN: 0671504207

Condition: Very Good


First edition in first state jacket (no mention of Pulitzer). Boards lightly rubbed. 1985 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 843 pp. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4. 8vo. Lonesome Dove is a 1985 Pulitzer Prize-winning western novel written by Larry McMurtry. It is the first published book of the Lonesome Dove series, but the third instalment in the series chronologically. The story focuses on the relationship of several retired Texas Rangers and their adventures driving a cattle herd from Texas to Montana. View more info

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Zeke and Ned

By: McMurtry, Larry; Ossana, Diana

Price: $3.00  $2.40

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1997

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2204356

ISBN: 0671891685

Condition: Good


1st printing. Spine creased, wrappers and pages toned. 1997 Mass Market Paperback. 432 pp. Pulitzer Prize winner Larry McMurtry returns to the Old West in a tale reminiscent of his bestselling classics Lonesome Dove and Streets of Laredo. Zeke and Ned is the story of the last Cherokee warriors--two proud, passionate men on a remarkable quest to carve a future out of wild Oklahoma Territory after the Civil War. Keywords: FICTION WESTERNS WESTERN OLD WILD WEST HISTORICAL LARRY MCMURTRY DIANA OSSANA PULITZER PRIZE WINNERS ZEKE NED View more info

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Zeke and Ned

By: McMurtry, Larry; Ossana, Diana

Price: $3.00  $2.40

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1997

Seller ID: 2281881

ISBN: 0671891685

Condition: Very Good


Spine creased. 1997 Mass Market Paperback. 432 pp. Pulitzer Prize winner Larry McMurtry returns to the Old West in a tale reminiscent of his bestselling classics Lonesome Dove and Streets of Laredo. Zeke and Ned is the story of the last Cherokee warriors--two proud, passionate men on a remarkable quest to carve a future out of wild Oklahoma Territory after the Civil War. View more info

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Crossroads of Freedom: Antietam, The Battle That Changed the Course of the Civil War

By: McPherson, James M.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2002

Seller ID: 2283589

ISBN: 0965461181

Condition: Good


Small clip to endpaper. 2002 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 203 pp. The Battle of Antietam, fought on September 17, 1862, was the bloodiest single day in American history, with more than 6,000 soldiers killed--four times the number lost on D-Day, and twice the number killed in the September 11th terrorist attacks. In Crossroads of Freedom, America's most eminent Civil War historian, James M. McPherson, paints a masterful account of this pivotal battle, the events that led up to it, and its aftermath. View more info

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Nights and Days: Poems

By: Merrill, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Atheneum: 1966

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2263328

Condition: Very Good


First paperback printing. Lightly rubbed, small ink number on spine, ink stamp inside cover. 1966 Trade Paperback. [vi], 56, [2] pp. A collection of two long poems (The Thousand and Second Night, and From the Cupola) and sixteen shorter poems by the American poet who won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry with his work Divine Comedies. A writer of elegance and wit, highly adept at wordplay and puns, Merrill was a master of traditional poetic meter and form who nevertheless produced significant quantities of free and blank verse. View more info

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Huntsman, What Quarry? Poems

By: Millay, Edna St. Vincent

Price: $20.00  $16.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1939

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2204165

Condition: Near Fine


1940 reprint based on D-O code on copyright page. Includes paper jacket and original onion skin jacket. Onion skin toned with some chips along edges, 1/2 inch chip from spine head of paper jacket. 1939 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. ix, 94 pp. A collection of poetry by the first woman to receive the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. View more info