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Foreign Affairs: A Novel

By: Lurie, Alison

Price: $35.00

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

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: $10.00

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown and Company: 1970

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2123467

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: $10.00

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown and Company: 1951

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2123468

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: $10.00

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown and Company: 1962

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2123470

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: $10.00

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown and Company: 1974

Seller ID: 2123474

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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The Road

By: McCarthy, Cormac

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vintage International: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2273416

ISBN: 0307387895

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers very lightly rubbed, faint stain on front wrapper verso, pages faintly toned. 2006 Trade Paperback. 287 pp. A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind. It is cold enough to crack stones, and when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the coast, although they don't know what, if anything, awaits them there. They have nothing; just a pistol to defend themselves against the lawless bands that stalk the road, the clothes they are wearing, a cart of scavenged food—and each other. The R... View more info

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John Adams

By: McCullough, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2195651

ISBN: 0684813637

Condition: Good


Reprint. Ink name on front endpaper, stain on bottom of page edges. 2001 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 751 pp.  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 unnecessary war; who was learned beyond... View more info

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John Adams

By: McCullough, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2263412

ISBN: 0743223136

Condition: Very Good


Remained 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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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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Film Flam: Essays on Hollywood

By: McMurtry, Larry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2199494

ISBN: 0671643088

Condition: Good


First edition. Faint smell of smoke, pages lightly toned.Jacket toned. 1987 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 159 pp. A noted screenwriter himself, Pulitzer Prize-winner Larry McMurtry knows his Hollywood. In Film Flam, he takes a funny, original, and penetrating look at the movie industry and gives us the truth about the moguls, fads, flops, and box-office hits.With successful movies and television miniseries made from several of his novels -- Terms of Endearment, The Last Picture Show, Lonesome Dove, and Hud -- McMurtry writes with an outsider's irony of the ... View more info

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Moving On

By: McMurtry, Larry

Price: $3.00

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

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

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

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

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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Zeke and Ned

By: McMurtry, Larry; Ossana, Diana

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1997

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2204356

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

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

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

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The Buck in the Snow & Other Poems

By: Millay, Edna St. Vincent

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1928

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2268263

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, spine-head and corners lightly rubbed, pencil name on front endpaper. 1928 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 69 pp. Edna St. Vincent Millay (February 22, 1892 – October 19, 1950) was an American poet and playwright. She received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1923, the third woman to win the award for poetry, and was also known for her feminist activism. She used the pseudonym Nancy Boyd for her prose work. View more info

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Conversation at Midnight: Poems

By: Millay, Edna St. Vincent

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1937

Seller ID: 2288495

Condition: Very Good


(D-M code, edition not stated.) Quarter-inch by quarter-inch chip along top edge of front jacket panel, a few faint stains on jacket spine, front jacket flap price-clipped. Ink name and gift note on front endpaper. 1937 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xv, 126 pp. Deckled edge. A sequence of poems that gives daring and provocative expression in dialogue to the thought of our times. A collection of poetry by the third woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for poetry (1923). View more info

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Colonel Roosevelt

By: Morris, Edmund

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Random House: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2263548

ISBN: 0375504877

Condition: Fine


First edition. Sticker on jacket rear. 2010 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 766 pp. Of all our great presidents, Theodore Roosevelt is the only one whose greatness increased out of office. When he toured Europe in 1910 as plain “Colonel Roosevelt,” he was hailed as the most famous man in the world. Crowned heads vied to put him up in their palaces. “If I see another king,” he joked, “I think I shall bite him.” Had TR won his historic “Bull Moose” campaign in 1912 (when he outpolled the sitting president, William Howard Taft), he might have averted Worl... View more info

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Colonel Roosevelt

By: Morris, Edmund

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Random House: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2269865

ISBN: 0375504877

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Corners lightly bruised. 2010 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 766 pp. Of all our great presidents, Theodore Roosevelt is the only one whose greatness increased out of office. When he toured Europe in 1910 as plain “Colonel Roosevelt,” he was hailed as the most famous man in the world. Crowned heads vied to put him up in their palaces. “If I see another king,” he joked, “I think I shall bite him.” Had TR won his historic “Bull Moose” campaign in 1912 (when he outpolled the sitting president, William Howard Taft), he might have averted Wor... View more info

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The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt; Theodore Rex; Colonel Roosevelt

By: Morris, Edmund

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Random House: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2271017

Condition: Near Fine


First printing of 2001 reissue of first volume, reprint of second, first edition of third. Taped tear to jacket spine of first volume, tiny tear to spine head of second volume. We have more books available by this author!. xxxiv, 920, [6]; x, 772, [2]; xii, [2], 766, [2] pp. 8vo. The complete three-volume biography of President Theodore Roosevelt, the first volume of which earned Morris the Pulitzer Prize. View more info