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Bright Skin

By: Peterkin, Julia

Price: $30.00  $24.00

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  $5.60

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  $24.00

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  $8.00

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  $20.00

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  $60.00

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  $8.00

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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The Tree That Came to Stay

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $30.00  $24.00

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  $4.00

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  $100.00

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 Yearling

By: Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan

Price: $50.00  $40.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2281274

Condition: Very Good


First printing of the Pulitzer Prize edition released two years after the first edition ('A' and Scribner seal on copyright page). Lacks jacket. Boards lightly toned, ink name and date on front flyleaf. 1940 Hard Cover. 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 b... View more info

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The Yearling

By: Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2282248

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Lacks jacket. Spine lightly toned, boards lightly soiled, front hinge just beginning to loosen. 1938 Hard Cover. 428 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 and enthrall readers. Woodcut illustrations by Edward Sh... View more info

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Like I Was Sayin'...

By: Royko, Mike

Price: $4.00  $3.20

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  $4.80

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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Sons Come and Go, Mothers Hang in Forever (The First Edition Society)

By: Saroyan, William

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2286232

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, preceding the McGraw-Hill trade edition. 1976 Full-Leather. 230 pp. Light brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Cartoon-style illustrations by Al Hirschfeld. A novel by the Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Human Comedy, which was adapted to an Academy Award winning film starring Mickey Rooney. 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  $48.00

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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The Killer Angels: The Classic Novel of the Civil War

By: Shaara, Michael

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: Random House: 1993

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2286990

ISBN: 0679425411

Condition: Near Fine


2nd printing of 1993 reissue. Remainder mark on top page edge. xix, [1], 374 pp. 8vo. A superb re-creation of the Battle of Gettysburg, but its real importance is its insight into what the war was about, and what it meant.--James M. McPherson, Author of Battle Cry of Freedom. In the four most bloody and courageous days of our nation's history, two armies fought for two dreams. One dreamed of freedom, the other of a way of life. Far more than rifles and bullets were carri... View more info

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The Killer Angels: The Classic Novel of the Civil War

By: Shaara, Michael

Price: $8.00  $6.40

Publisher: Random House: 1993

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2288487

ISBN: 0679425411

Condition: Near Fine


4th printing of 2001 reissue. 1993 Hard Cover. xix, [1], 374 pp. 8vo. A superb re-creation of the Battle of Gettysburg, but its real importance is its insight into what the war was about, and what it meant.--James M. McPherson, Author of Battle Cry of Freedom. In the four most bloody and courageous days of our nation's history, two armies fought for two dreams. One dreamed of freedom, the other of a way of life. Far more than rifles and bullets were carried into battle. ... View more info

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Swann: A Mystery

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $75.00  $60.00

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  $24.00

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  $140.00

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  $40.00

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  $68.00

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

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Others

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $500.00  $400.00

Publisher: The Borealis Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196153

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Signed by author without inscription on title page. Handwritten postcard written to previous owner (in different ink than the title page signature) signed by Shields and dated 29/5/02 laid in. An interesting combination of early and late signatures - the author passed away in 2003. 1972 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 60 pp. Author's first book. A collection of poetry by the American-born Canadian autho... View more info

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Intersect: Poems

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $250.00  $200.00

Publisher: The Borealis Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196154

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Signed by author without inscription on title page. Wrappers slightly toned. 1974 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 59 pp. The second collection of poetry by the American-born Canadian author most well-know for her Pulitzer Prize winning novel The Stone Diaries.Keywords: CAROL SHIELDS INTERSECT POEMS POETRY PULITZER PRIZE WINNER SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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The Republic of Love

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $50.00  $40.00

Publisher: Random House: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2196945

Condition: Near Fine


First edition (Canadian). Signed by author without inscription on title page.Jacket lightly toned. 1992 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 366 pp. 8vo. A novel by the popular Canadian author who won the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Stone Diaries.'The Republic of Love marries a wide diversity of elements, mythical and modern, ironic and moving, exhilarating and melancholy!a love-surveying story that is enticingly seductive.' Times Literary Su... View more info

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The Collected Stories: Segue; Various Miracles; The Orange Fish; Dressing Up for the Carnival

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $20.00  $16.00

Publisher: Random House: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2196946

Condition: Fine


First edition (Canadian). An exceptional copy. 2004 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 366 pp. 8vo. All three short story collections by the popular Canadian author who won the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Stone Diaries, issued together in one volume, along with a previously unpublished story entitled 'Segue'. Includes: Segue; Various Miracles; The Orange Fish; Dressing Up for the Carnival.KEYWORDS: FICTION CANADIAN LITERATURE CANADA SHORT S... View more info

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The Orange Fish

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $40.00  $32.00

Publisher: Random House: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197970

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. Page ridge faintly foxed. 1989 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 199 pp. A collection of twelve short stories by the popular Canadian author who won the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Stone Diaries.“Milk Bread Beer Ice” is a road trip shared by a husband and wife who no longer communicate through meaningful dialogue. Fifty-year-old “Hazel” is forced to enter an alien work... View more info

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Unless

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Random House Canada: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197975

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 2002 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 321 pp. 8vo. A novel by the popular Canadian author who won the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Stone Diaries.I'm not interested, the way some people are, in being sad. I've had a look, and there's nothing down that road. Well now! What about the ripping sound behind my eyes, the starchy tearing of fabric, end to end; what about the need I ha... View more info

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Dressing Up for the Carnival

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Fourth Estate: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197976

ISBN: 1841151645

Condition: Near Fine


First UK edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 2000 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 249 pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the popular Canadian author who won the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Stone Diaries.A bestselling collection of short stories from the author of The Stone Diaries (winner of the Pulitzer prize) and Larry's Party (winner of the Orange prize). All over town people are putting on their costumes;... View more info