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A Thousand Days: John F. Kennedy in the White House

By: Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company / The Riverside Press: 1965

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2291055

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. Lacks jacket. Smudge on top edge, ink gift note on front endpaper. 1965 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 1087, [1] pp. 8vo. As special assistant to the president, Arthur Schlesinger witnessed firsthand the politics and personalities that influenced the now legendary Kennedy administration. Schlesinger's close relationship with JFK, as a politician and as a friend, has resulted in this authoritative yet intimate account in which the president 'walks through the pages, from first to last, alert, alive, amused and amusing' (John Kenneth Galbraith).... 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 administration. Schlesinger’s close relationship with JFK, as a politician and as a friend, has resulted in this authoritative yet intim... View more info

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The Killer Angels: The Classic Novel of the Civil War

By: Shaara, Michael

Price: $10.00

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 carried into battle. There were memories. There were promises. There was love. And far more than men fell on those Pennsylvania fi... View more info

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The Killer Angels: The Classic Novel of the Civil War

By: Shaara, Michael

Price: $8.00

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. There were memories. There were promises. There was love. And far more than men fell on those Pennsylvania fields. Shattered ... 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 literature. 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

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Others

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $500.00

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 author most well-know for her Pulitzer Prize winning novel The Stone Diaries. This work was never published in the United States.K... View more info

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Intersect: Poems

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $250.00

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

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 Supplement'The Republic of Love is a hymn to the pleasures and pains, the raptures even of an unspectacular life. Fay discovers... 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

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 STORIES STORY View more info

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The Orange Fish

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $40.00

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 workplace after the sudden death of her husband. In “Today Is the Day,” the village women gather together for their annual ri... View more info

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Unless

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $25.00

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 have to curl up my knees when I sleep?For all of her life, 44 year old Reta Winters has enjoyed the useful monotony of happines... View more info

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Dressing Up for the Carnival

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $25.00

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; X slips into his wife's lace-trimmed night gown and waltzes around his bedroom; Tamara is no longer the dull clerk reception... View more info

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Thirteen Hands: A Play in Two Acts

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Blizzard Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197980

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Signed by author without inscription on title page. Rear wrapper a bit toned. 1993 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 61 pp. A play by the popular Canadian author who won the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Stone Diaries.Keywords: CANADIAN LITERATURE CANADA THEATRE THEATER PLAYS DRAMA PULITZER PRIZE WINNER CAROL SHIELDS THIRTEEN HANDS SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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Flatties: Their Various Forms and Uses

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harbourfront Reading Series: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197981

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - limited to 550 copies, including 150 signed and numbered by the author. This copy is the latter, hand-numbered 83 and signed by Shields on the limitation page. 1997 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 10 pp. A brief work by the popular Canadian author who won the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Stone Diaries.Keywords: CANADIAN LITERATURE CANADA PULITZER PRIZE WINNER CAROL SHIELDS FLATTIES SIGNED FIRST EDITION View more info

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The Stone Diaries

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Fourth Estate: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197983

ISBN: 1857021541

Condition: Near Fine


First UK edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1993 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 361 pp. 8vo. The Pulitzer Prize winning novel by the prolific Canadian novelist, short story writer, and playwright.Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Governor-General's Award, and short-listed for the Booker Prize. 'The Stone Diaries' is the story of one woman's life, a truly sensuous novel which relects and illuminates the unsettled decades of our century. This is the story of Daisy Goodwill, from her birth on a kitchen... View more info

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The Box Garden: A Novel

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $50.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2201019

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Jacket edges lightly rubbed. 1977 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 213 pp. From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Stone Diaries. Charleen, a divorcee eking out a living as a poet and part-time assistant for an obscure scientific journal, returns home to attend her mother's wedding, and is caught up in a series of unexpected--and terrifying--events.Keywords: CAROL SHIELDS CANADIAN LITERATURE CONTEMPORARY FICTION BOX GARDEN PULITZER PRIZE View more info

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Happenstance

By: Shields, Carol

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2271313

ISBN: 0070923779

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Faintly smoky, top edge lightly foxed. 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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Fashion, Power, Guilt, and the Charity of Families

By: Shields, Carol & Catherine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Blizzard Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197979

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Publisher's errata slip laid in. 1995 Trade Paperback. 64 pp. A play co-written by the popular Canadian author who won the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Stone Diaries.KEYWORDS: CANADIAN LITERATURE CANADA THEATRE PLAYS DRAMA View more info

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Anniversary: A Comedy

By: Shields, Carol; Williamson, Dave

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Blizzard Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197978

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Signed by both authors without inscription on title page. 1998 Trade Paperback. 60 pp. A play co-written by the popular Canadian author who won the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Stone Diaries.Keywords: CANADIAN LITERATURE CANADA THEATRE THEATER PLAYS DRAMA CAROL SHIELDS PULITZER PRIZE COMEDY SIGNED FIRST EDITION ENTERTAINMENT View more info

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Dragon's Teeth

By: Sinclair, Upton

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1945

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2268261

Condition: Very Good


5th printing. Lacks jacket. Spine toned with light nickel-sized spot. Interior excellent. 1945 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 631, [1] pp. 8vo. Original beige cloth, maroon stamped titles, red top page ridge. List of Sinclair's books follows text. A novel by author of The Jungle, the third in the Lanny Budd series, Dragon's Teeth won Sinclair the Pulitzer Prize upon its publication in 1943. The series follows socialiate Lanny Budd through various political events of the United States and Europe - this volume covers the period from the 1929 crash on Wall Street ... View more info

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World's End

By: Sinclair, Upton

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Viking Press: 1943

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 2269263

Condition: Very Good


6th printing. Lacks jacket. Spine toned, corners a bit rubbed, light penny-sized spot on top edge of rear board. 1943 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 740, [2] pp. 8vo. The first novel in Upton Sinclair's Lanny Budd series. From the acclaimed author of The Jungle: The first in a Pulitzer Prize–winning historical saga about the son of an American arms dealer during WWI. Lanning 'Lanny; Budd spends his first thirteen years in Europe, living at the center of his mother’s glamourous circle of friends on the French Riviera. In 1913, he enters a prestigious Swiss boardin... View more info

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A World to Win

By: Sinclair, Upton

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Viking Press: 1946

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2269265

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. Lacks jacket. Top corners a bit rubbed. 1946 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 627, [5] pp. 8vo. A World to Win is the seventh novel in Upton Sinclair's Lanny Budd series. First published in 1946, the story covers the period from 1940 to 1942. At the opening of this story--in Vinchy in 1940--Lanny Budd has been the intimate of the world's great--famous and notorious--for more than twenty years. Outwardly the friend and confidant of the Nazi and fascist gangsters, this secret agent of Franklin D. Roosevelt is one of the most amazing figures in mo... View more info

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Gimpel the Fool and Other Stories

By: Singer, Isaac Bashevis; Bellow, Saul; Rosenfeld, Isaac; Guterman, Norbert; Glicklich, Martha; Gottleib, Elaine; Katz, Shlomo; Gross, Nancy;

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York: 1957

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2173041

Condition: Very Good


1979 13th printing (the year Singer won the Pulitzer Prize). Signed I B Singer without inscription on front endpaper - he sometimes signed in this manner, sometimes with his first name and middle initial, and sometimes with his full name. Crease to bottom edge of jacket, faint crease down front jacket flap, jacket lightly toned.Very Good. 1957 Hard Cover. 205 pp. When Isaac Bashevis Singer won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1979, the Swedish Academy praised his impassioned narrative art which, with roots in a Polish-Jewish cultural tradition, brings universal human conditions to life. But S... View more info

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At Paradise Gate (Signed)

By: Smiley, Jane

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Touchstone / Simon & Schuster: 1981

Edition: 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 1888148

Condition: Very Good


First paperback printing. Signed by author and inscribed 'To Kathy' on title page. Pages lightly toned. 1981 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 224 pp. Jane Smiley is known for her exceptionally wide-ranging talent and keen takes on everyday life. Her novel A Thousand Acres was made into a critically acclaimed motion picture starring Michelle Pfeiffer and Jessica Lange, and her new novel, The All-True Travels and Adventures of Lidie Newton, is set to be published in April by Knopf. Elegantly repackaged and reissued to coincide with the release of Smiley's latest off... View more info

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The Age of Grief: A Novella and Stories (Signed)

By: Smiley, Jane

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Fawcett Columbine: 1992

Edition: 2nd Printing

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 1888151

Condition: Near Fine


2nd paperback printing. Signed by author and inscribed 'To Kathy' on title page. Pages faintly toned, sticker on back cover. 1992 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 213 pp. A novella and five short stories by the Pulitzer Prize winning author of A Thousand Acres. Here is a stunning collection of five stories and a novella, written in Jane Smiley's clear and elegant prose, and filled with the unmistakable sound of real people going about the business--and pleasure--of real life. In the title novella, The Age of Grief, a man meditates on the vagaries of love and famil... View more info

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Duplicate Keys (Signed)

By: Smiley, Jane

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Fawcett Columbine: 1993

Edition: 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 1888153

Condition: Near Fine


First paperback printing. Signed by author and inscribed 'To Kathy' on title page. Pages faintly toned. 1993 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 306 pp. A novel by the Pulitzer Prize winning author of A Thousand Acres. They were six friends from the Midwest who moved to New York City with high hopes of making it big in the music industry. Although the dream had faded, they had all remained friends--or so it seemed. One brilliant day, two of the group were shot in an apartment for which they all had duplicate keys. A riveting suspense story about the emotional afterma... View more info