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Son of the Morning: A Novel

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Vanguard Press, Inc.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196952

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1978 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 382 pp. 8vo. A novel by the winner of the National Book Award, who was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize several times.Keywords: AMERICAN FICTION LITERATURE JOYCE CAROL OATES SON OF MORNING PULITZER PRIZE WINNER SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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The Assassins: A Book of Hours

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Vanguard Press, Inc.: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196953

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1975 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 568 pp. 8vo. A novel by the winner of the National Book Award, who was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize several times.Keywords: AMERICAN FICTION LITERATURE PULITZER PRIZE WINNER JOYCE CAROL OATES ASSASSINS BOOK OF HOURS SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Where is Here? Stories

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Ecco Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197036

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1992 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, [4], 192 pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee.In dramatic, tightly focused narratives charges with tension, menace, and the shock of the unexpected, Where Is Here? examines a world in which ordinary life is electrified by the potential for sudden change. Domestic violence, fea... View more info

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The Collector of Hearts: New Tales of the Grotesque

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dutton: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197037

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 321 pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee.Following her highly acclaimed 1994 short fiction collection, Haunted, Joyce Carol Oates offers 24 literary gothic tales.Keywords: LITERATURE AMERICAN FICTION PULITZER PRIZE WINNER JOYCE CAROL OATES SHORT STORIES COLLECTOR OF HEARTS SI... View more info

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Where is Little Reynard?

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harper Collins: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197039

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 2003 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. A children's picture book by the National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize nominee, with color illustrations by Mark Graham.Mama cat has seven kittens. Little Reynard is the smallest, and his brothers and sisters tease him about his size and his orange color. Because he is so small and timid, the little girl, Lily, takes special care ... View more info

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A Sentimental Education

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $20.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197961

ISBN: 0525199500

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1981 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 196 pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the prolific, award-winning American author.Keywords: JOYCE CAROL OATES SENTIMENTAL EDUCATION SHORT STORIES LITERATURE SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Childwold

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Vanguard Press, Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197964

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. Jacket toned. 1976 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 295 pp. 8vo. A novel by the prolific, award-winning American author.Keywords: JOYCE CAROL OATES CHILDWOLD FICTION LITERATURE SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Marya: A Life

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $20.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197965

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. Top page ridge faintly foxed, jacket flaps a bit toned. 1986 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 310 pp. 8vo. A novel by the prolific, award-winning American author.A deeply intimate psychological portrait of a young woman's tragic childhood, her reinvention as a successful young artist in the literary circles of 1950s New York City, and her struggle to understand and overcome the tr... View more info

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The Assignation: Stories

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Ecco Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197966

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. Front hinge just beginning to weaken. 1988 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 192 pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the prolific, award-winning American author.A woman's lover seems not to recognize her on the street. A teenage girl accepts a ride from a stranger in a rust-speckled Cadillac. An old man is obsessed by the memory of his innocent childhood intrusion on a half-d... View more info

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Bright Skin

By: Peterkin, Julia

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Book League of America: 1932

Seller ID: 1794237

Condition: Very Good


Reprint issued in year of original publication. Very good in good jacket. Boards lightly spotted, jacket toned with some loss from corners. 1932 Hard Cover. 348 pp. 8vo. A novel depicting black life in the Old South, by the Pulitzer Prize winning author of Scarlet Sister Mary. View more info

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The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn

By: Philbrick, Nathaniel

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2011

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2275508

ISBN: 0143119605

Condition: Near Fine


First printing. Wrappers faintly creased, top page ridge very faintly foxed, faint smudges on bottom page ridge. 2011 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xxii, 466 pp. Little Bighorn and Custer are names synonymous in the American imagination with unmatched bravery and spectacular defeat. Mythologized as Custer’s Last Stand, the June 1876 battle has been equated with other famous last stands, from the Spartans’ defeat at Thermopylae to Davy... View more info

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That Old Ace in the Hole

By: Proulx, Annie

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Scribner: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2199474

ISBN: 0684813076

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author without inscription. First edition. Faint smell of smoke, rear jacket faintly creased. 2002 Hard Cover. xii, 361 pp. In That Old Ace in the Hole, Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner Annie Proulx has written an exhilarating story brimming with language, history, landscape, music, and love. The novel, Proulx's fourth, is told through the eyes of Bob Dollar, a young Denver man trying to make good in a bad world. Dollar is out of college but aimles... View more info

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Sweet & Hard Cider: Making It, Using It, & Enjoying It

By: Proulx, Annie; Nichols, Lew

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden Way Publishing: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2202246

Condition: Near Fine


12th printing. An exceptional copy. 1995 Large Softcover. 188 pp. Author's first book. Annie Proulx later won the Pulitzer Prize for her journalism, and is known as the author of The Shipping News and Brokeback Mountain. This book provides information on how to make, harden, distill, judge, drink, and enjoy cider. Also includes instructions on selecting and growing cider-apple trees, with recipes and advice on the legalities of producing hard cider. View more info

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Accordion Crimes

By: Proulx, E. Annie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Scribner: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197115

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. NYC Barnes & Noble author signing advertisement laid in. 1996 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 381 pp. 8vo. Divided into nine sections and spanning a century and a continent, this novel illuminates the lives of the founders of a nation, descendants of Mexicans, Poles, Germans, the Irish, Scots and Franco-Canadians. Through the music of the accordion they express their fantasies, s... View more info

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Close Range: Wyoming Stories (Wyoming Stories 1)

By: Proulx, E. Annie

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Scribner: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200959

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1999 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 283 pp. 8vo. The first U.S. appearance in book form of Brokeback Mountain, which was adapted to film in 2005 (it was originally published in The New Yorker in 1998, which won them the National Magazine Award and Proulx an O. Henry Award - it appeared in book form separately in the U.K. in the same year). Includes beautiful watercolor illustrat... View more info

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Accordion Crimes

By: Proulx, E. Annie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Scribner: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274108

ISBN: 0684195488

Condition: Very Good


First edition. A bit smoky, top edge faintly foxed, a few faint smudges to jacket. 1996 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 381, [3] pp. 8vo. Divided into nine sections and spanning a century and a continent, this novel illuminates the lives of the founders of a nation, descendants of Mexicans, Poles, Germans, the Irish, Scots and Franco-Canadians. Through the music of the accordion they express their fantasies, sorrows and exuberance. View more info

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Last Chapter

By: Pyle, Ernie

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2276792

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Near fine in very good jacket. Jacket lightly rubbed and toned with a few tiny tears along edges. 1946 Hard Cover. 150 pp. Ernie Pyle's final book of war reporting, published the year after he died from wounds sustained near Okinawa. Pyle was the quintessential 'embedded' journalist, and won the Pulitzer Prize in 1944. His firsthand accounts of World War II are still widely read. Includes section of black & white photographs. View more info

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The Tree That Came to Stay

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197042

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1992 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. A children's picture book by the Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and novelist. Illustrations by Nancy Carpenter.A family finds a way to preserve the feeling of Christmas into the new year by filling a basket with the pine needles from the Christmas tree.Keywords: CHILDREN FICTION PICTURE BOOKS CHRISTMAS TREE HOLIDAY ANNA QUINDLEN TREE ... View more info

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Blessings: A Novel

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks: 2003

Seller ID: 2204842

Condition: Near Fine


Minor light general wear. 2003 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 237 pp. Blessings, the bestselling novel by the author of Black and Blue, One True Thing, Object Lessons, and A Short Guide to a Happy Life, begins when, late at night, a teenage couple drives up to the estate owned by Lydia Blessing and leaves a box. In this instant, the world of the estate called Blessings is changed forever. The story of Skip Cuddy, the Blessings caretaker, ... View more info

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The Yearling

By: Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2203573

Condition: Very Good


1940 printing of the Pulitzer Prize Edition first released the year before. Jacket toned, jacket edges rubbed with shallow chip from spine head and three 1/2 inch closed tears. viii, 400 pp. 8vo. Inspiration for the MGM film starring Gregory Peck, Jane Wyman, and Claude Jarman, Jr. A Pulitzer Prize-winning classic originally published in 1938, Rawling's timeless story of backwoods Florida and the tender relationship of a young boy and his tame fawn continues to delight a... View more info

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The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo

By: Reiss, Tom

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 2012

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2266949

ISBN: 030738246X

Condition: Very Good


Fourth printing. Stain to top jacket edge. 2012 Hard Cover. ix, 414 pp. Winner of the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Biography. General Alex Dumas is a man almost unknown today, yet his story is strikingly familiar—because his son, the novelist Alexandre Dumas, used his larger-than-life feats as inspiration for such classics as The Count of Monte Cristo and The Three Musketeers. But, hidden behind General Dumas's swashbuckling adventures was an even more incredible secret: he... View more info

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Arsenals of Folly: The Making of the Nuclear Arms Race

By: Rhodes, Richard

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Vintage Books: 2008

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2265110

ISBN: 0375713948

Condition: Fine


Third printing. A fine copy. 2008 Trade Paperback. 386 pp. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Richard Rhodes delivers a riveting account of the nuclear arms race and the Cold War. In the Reagan-Gorbachev era, the United States and the Soviet Union came within minutes of nuclear war, until Gorbachev boldly launched a campaign to eliminate nuclear weapons, setting the stage for the 1986 Reykjavik summit and the incredible events that followed. In this thrilling, authoritative n... View more info

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Like I Was Sayin'...

By: Royko, Mike

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Jove Book: 1985

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2269105

ISBN: 0515084166

Condition: Very Good


First printing. Spine creased, wrappers lightly rubbed, pages faintly toned. 1985 Mass Market Paperback. 324 pp. A selection of one hundred of Royko's columns, from the last twenty years, includes lampoons of newspaper tycoon Rupert Murdoch and Ronald Reagan and portraits and anecdotes about Chicago and its inhabitants. View more info

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Empire Falls

By: Russo, Richard

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vintage Contemporaries: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2208189

Condition: Very Good


Spine faintly creased, pages faintly toned. 2002 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 483 pp. With Empire Falls Richard Russo cements his reputation as one of America’s most compelling and compassionate storytellers. Miles Roby has been slinging burgers at the Empire Grill for 20 years, a job that cost him his college education and much of his self-respect. What keeps him there? It could be his bright, sensitive daughter Tick, who needs all hi... View more info

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A Thousand Days: John F. Kennedy in the White House (The Library of Great Lives)

By: Schlesinger, Arthur M.; Salinger, Pierre

Price: $60.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1992

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2274887

Condition: Near Fine


Publisher's insert and blank bookplates laid in. 1992 Full-Leather. Complete in two volumes. xv, [5], 1087, [11] pp. 8vo. Original dark green full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in, color frontispiece of Kennedy, new foreword by Pierre Salinger. As special assistant to the president, Arthur Schlesinger witnessed firsthand the politics and personalities that influenced the now legendary Kennedy administratio... View more info

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Swann: A Mystery

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Stoddart: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196943

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1987 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 313 pp. 8vo. A mystery by the popular Canadian author who won the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Stone Diaries. View more info

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Larry's Party: A Novel

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Viking: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196944

Condition: Near Fine


First U.S. edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1997 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. ix, 339 pp. 8vo. A novel by the popular Canadian author who won the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Stone Diaries. A detailed look at the ordinary life of Larry Weller between 1977 and 1997 follows the floral designer as he deals with the rapidly changing world and two marriages and two divorces along the way. View more info

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Susanna Moodie: Voice and Vision

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $175.00

Publisher: The Borealis Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196155

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1977 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 81 pp. Carol Shields' critical examination of the work of Susanna Moodie is divided into three chapters: Mrs. Moodie and the Complex Personality, Mrs. Moodie and Sexual Reversal, Mrs. Moodie and the Social Structure. Following the text is a bibliography that includes many works of interest to those studying Canadian... View more info

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Departures & Arrivals

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Blizzard Publishing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197968

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1990 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 100 pp. A stage play by the popular Canadian author who won the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Stone Diaries. View more info

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Happenstance

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $85.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197974

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. Spine head and foot lightly pushed, minor transfer on front endpaper. 1980 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 216 pp. A novel by the popular Canadian author who won the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Stone Diaries. View more info