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Roanoke: Solving the Mystery of the Lost Colony

By: Miller, Lee

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Arcade Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2287828

ISBN: 1559705841

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Ink name on front endpaper. 2001 Hard Cover. xv, 362 pp. Black-and-white plates reproduced from period illustrations. Drawing on extensive knowledge of Native American history, the author of From the Heart: Voices of the American Indian searches for the truth about the four-hundred-year-old disappearance of England's first colony in North America and the fate of Roanoke's doomed settlers. View more info

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Caroilne: Little House, Revisited

By: Miller, Sarah

Price: $15.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2285874

ISBN: 0062685341

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 2017 Hard Cover. 367 pp. In this novel authorized by Little House Heritage Trust, Sarah Miller vividly recreates the beauty, hardship, and joys of the frontier in a dazzling work of historical fiction, a captivating story that illuminates one courageous, resilient, and loving pioneer woman as never before--Caroline Ingalls, Ma in Laura Ingalls Wilder's beloved Little House books. In the frigid days of February, 1870, Caroline Ingalls and her family leave the familiar comforts of the Big Woods of Wisconsin and the warm bosom... View more info

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The Distinguished Guest: A Novel

By: Miller, Sue

Price: $20.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282223

ISBN: 0060176733

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Jacket spine head very lightly bumped. 1995 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 282 pp. When Alan's elderly mother, an acclaimed novelist with Parkinson's disease, comes to live with Alan and his wife, Gaby, the younger generation is disturbed by Lily's debilitation and reassesses their own lives. View more info

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Family Pictures: A Novel

By: Miller, Sue

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282224

ISBN: 0060163976

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 1990 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 389 pp. Spanning forty years Family Pictures follows the conflict between husband and wife, over a beautiful autistic child. Randall is both angel and demon. His father, David, a coolly rational psychiatrist, wants him placed in an institution; his mother, Lainey, insists on keeping him at home. View more info

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For Love: A Novel

By: Miller, Sue

Price: $15.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282225

ISBN: 0060179791

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Jacket spine head very lightly bumped. 1993 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 301 pp. Three childhood chums reunite after years of separation and, when tragedy strikes, they must face their pasts. View more info

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The Good Mother: A Novel

By: Miller, Sue

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282226

ISBN: 0060155515

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1986 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 310 pp. Author's first novel. Recently divorced, Anna Dunlap has two passionate attachments: her daughter, four-year-old Molly, and her lover, Leo, the man who makes her feel beautiful -- and sexual -- for the first time. Swept away by happiness and passion, Anna feels she has everything she's ever wanted. Then come the shocking charges that would threaten her new love, her new family ... that force her to prove she is a good mother. View more info

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Inventing the Abbotts and Other Stories

By: Miller, Sue

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282227

ISBN: 0060157550

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A nice copy. 1987 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 180 pp. Like Sue Miller's bestselling novels, this collection of short stories explores the treacherously shifting ground of erotic and family relationships with deftness and depth. The title story is about a young man who takes up successively with three daughters of the most fashionable family in town. In other stories, whose characters range from a young girl in the first blush of sexual curiosity to a stricken dowager whose seizures release a brutal and sometimes... View more info

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Lost in the Forest: A Novel

By: Miller, Sue

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282228

ISBN: 1400042267

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 2005 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. v, 247 pp. For nearly two decades, since the publication of her iconic first novel, The Good Mother, Sue Miller has distinguished herself as one of our most elegant and widely celebrated chroniclers of family life, with a singular gift for laying bare the interior lives of her characters. In each of her novels, Miller has written with exquisite precision about the experience of grace in daily life–the sudden, epiphanic recognition of the extraordinary amid the... View more info

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The Story of My Father: A Memoir

By: Miller, Sue

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282229

ISBN: 0375414797

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 173 pp. In the fall of 1988, Sue Miller found herself caring for her father as he slipped into the grasp of Alzheimer's disease. She was, she claims, perhaps the least constitutionally suited of all her siblings to be in the role in which she suddenly found herself, and in The Story of My Father she grapples with the haunting memories of those final months and the larger narrative of her father's life. With compassion, self-scrutiny, and an urgency born of her o... View more info

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When I Was Gone: A Novel

By: Miller, Sue

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282230

ISBN: 0375401121

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Jacket spine head very lightly bumped. 1999 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 265 pp. In the summer of 1968, Jo Becker ran out on the marriage and the life her parents wanted for her, and escaped--for one beautiful, idyllic year--into a life that was bohemian and romantic, living under an assumed name in a rambling group house in Cambridge. It was a time of limitless possibility, but it ended in a single instant when Jo returned home one night to find her best friend lying dead in a pool of blood on the living room fl... View more info

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The World Below: A Novel

By: Miller, Sue

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282231

ISBN: 0375410945

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 2001 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 275 pp. Maine, 1919. Georgia Rice, who has cared for her father and two siblings since her mother's death, is diagnosed, at nineteen, with tuberculosis and sent away to a sanitarium. Freed from the burdens of care-taking, she discovers a nearly lost world of youth and possibility, and meets the doomed young man who will become her lover. Vermont, the present. On the heels of a divorce, Catherine Hubbard, Georgia's granddaughter, takes up residence in Georgia's o... View more info

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An Illustrated History of the Civil War: Images of an American Tragedy

By: Miller, William J.; Pohanka, Brian C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Time-Life Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2173366

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. Sticker remnant to front and rear jacket. Very good. 2000 Large Hardcover. 454 pp. Culled from the finest archival collections, this extraordinary assembly of photographs, maps, cartoons, sketches, and paintings vividly illustrates the everyday lives of soldiers during the Civil War - from harsh realities to baseball tournaments between regiments. An Illustrated History of the Civil War depicts cavalry, medicine, spies, special regiments, important political documents, the struggle for emancipation, and the dark road to peace. Includes more than 1,000 images, many of them never ... View more info

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Adventures in Restoring Antique Cars

By: Mills, Burt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2267105

ISBN: 0396075851

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Half-inch tear along top edge of jacket rear, a few minor chips to jacket edges, front jacket flap price-clipped. 1978 Hard Cover. xiv, 265 pp. Illustrated with photographs. For over twenty-five years Burt Mills has been restoring old cars. During that time he has worked on a surprising variety, among them the 1935 Packard V-12, 1951 Kaiser, 1923 Franklin, 1926 Marmon, 1948 Hillman, 1941 Lincoln Continental Coupe, the Mark V Jaguar, and a Phantom III Rolls Royce. Here he provides an account of his experiences that is as delightful as it is informative. View more info

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In Service of the Wild: Restoring and Reinhabiting Damaged Land

By: Mills, Stephanie

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Beacon Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2264681

ISBN: 0807085340

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A nice copy. 1995 Hard Cover. xii, 237 pp. Lending her voice to the rapidly growing field of land restoration, the author examines a grassroots effort that has contributed new botanical, zoological, and geological knowledge, and takes the reader along as she assists the regenerative processes of nature. View more info

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Winnie-the-Pooh

By: Milne, A.A.

Price: $950.00

Publisher: Methuen & Co. Ltd.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2278278

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Lacks jacket. Spine very slightly discolored, pencil name on front flyleaf. 1926 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xi, [5], 158, [2] pp. 8vo. Green cloth, gilt titles and decorations, top edge gilt, map of 100 Aker Wood on endpapers. Illustrations by Ernest H. Shepard. The classic children's story that inspired numerous Disney films, and featured a character that remains a favorite among children today. While Winnie-the-Pooh was first introduced two years earlier in When We Were Very Young, this was the first work to focus on the adventures Pooh had with ... View more info

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The House at Pooh Corner

By: Milne, A.A.

Price: $950.00

Publisher: Methuen & Co. Ltd.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2278280

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Includes original first state with '7/6 net' price on jacket spine. Jacket spine faintly discolored, small spot on rear jacket panel along spine edge. 1928 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xi, [1], 178, [2] pp. 8vo. Red cloth, gilt titles and decorations, top edge gilt, illustrated endpapers. Illustrations by Ernest H. Shepard. A sequel to Winnie-the-Pooh, the classic children's story that inspired numerous Disney films, and featured a character that remains a favorite among children today. This is considered the fourth and last in the series, which incl... View more info

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Wendell Minor: Art for the Written Word, Twenty-Five Years of Book Cover Art

By: Minor, Wendell; McCullough, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace & Company: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2283142

ISBN: 0151956146

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by Wendell Minor without inscription. Sticker ghosting on front jacket panel, jacket corners bumped. 1995 Large Hardcover. 154 pp. With an Introduction by David McCullough. Selections of the artist's book cover artwork are combined with commentary from authors and publishers on the relationship between a book's cover and its contents. View more info

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Evening: A Novel

By: Minot, Susan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282232

ISBN: 0375400370

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 264 pp. With two novels and one short story collection published to overwhelming critical acclaim (Monkeys takes your breath away, said Anne Tyler; heartbreaking, exhilarating, raved the New York Times Book Review), Susan Minot has emerged as one of the most gifted writers in America, praised for her ability to strike at powerful emotional truths in language that is sensual and commanding, mesmerizing in its vitality and intelligence. Now, with Evening, she give... View more info

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Folly: A Novel

By: Minot, Susan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin/Seymour Lawrence: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282233

ISBN: 0395603390

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1992 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 278 pp. At a time when the choosing of a husband determines a woman's life, Lilian Eliot must decide between cool comfort or hot, passionate romance. By the author of Monkeys. View more info

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Lust and Other Stories

By: Minot, Susan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin/Seymour Lawrence: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282234

ISBN: 0395488885

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A nice copy. 1989 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 147 pp. The author of Monkeys and Evening focuses her observant eye and lyrical voice on the delicate emotional negotiations of young New Yorkers. As in a series of deceptively simple watercolors, these stories uncover small moments that yield larger truths--about the ways in which women and men come together and come apart again, about the disappointments and hopes of lovers who know what they want but don't always know how to keep. A deeply poignant meditation on... View more info

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Monkeys: A Novel

By: Minot, Susan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton/Seymour Lawrence: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282235

ISBN: 0525243429

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A nice copy. 1986 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 159 pp. Author's first book. The Vincents, a New England family of nine, struggle to keep up appearances amidst the underlying tensions of the squabbles of seven children, a father with a drinking problem, and a marriage being torn apart. View more info

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Poems 4 A.M.

By: Minot, Susan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282236

ISBN: 0375412581

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 2002 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 110 pp. In these poems, we come to know a different side of the acclaimed novelist Susan Minot. We find her awake in the middle of the night, contemplating love and heartbreak in all their exhilarating and anguished specifics. With astonishing openness, in language both passionate and enchanting, she offers us an intimate map of a troubled and far-flung heart: “Can you believe I thought that?” she asks, “That we would always go/roaming brave and dangerous/on wi... View more info

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Rapture

By: Minot, Susan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282237

ISBN: 0375413278

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 2002 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 115 pp. Using a single interlude–a brief encounter of old lovers; two bodies entwined on a bed at midday–Minot defines the distance that erupts at what seems to be the height of connection, as well as the extent to which the senses deceive, and the intensely private eroticism of fantasy and the imagination. Minot's lovers are mesmerizing in their individual journeys–one moving toward a kind of holy consummation, the other toward abnegation and blank despai... View more info

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Stealing Beauty (A Bernardo Bertolucci Film)

By: Minot, Susan; Bertolucci, Bernardo

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Grove Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282239

ISBN: 0802134920

Condition: Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 1996 Trade Paperback. 110 pp. Liv Tyler, star of the film, pictured on front cover. Screenplay by Susan Minot. From a story by Bernardo Bertolucci. From the acclaimed writer Susan Minot, author of Monkeys, Lust & Other Stories, and Folly, and the legendary filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci, director of Last Tango in Paris, The Last Emperor (winner of nine Academy Awards, including Best Director and Best Picture), The Sheltering Sky, and Little Buddha, comes a hauntingly beautiful film about innocence, seductio... View more info

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Cage of Stars: A Novel

By: Mitchard, Jacquelyn

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Warner Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2282240

ISBN: 0446578754

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Pages very faintly toned. 2006 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 289 pp. 12-year-old Veronica Swan's idyllic life in a close-knit Mormon community is shattered when her two younger sisters are brutally murdered. Although her parents find the strength to forgive the deranged killer, Scott Early, Veronica cannot do the same. Years later, she sets out alone to avenge her sisters' deaths, dropping her identity and severing ties in the process. As she closes in on Early, Veronica will discover the true meaning of sin and compassion, before she makes a decision... View more info

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The Breakdown Lane: A Novel

By: Mitchard, Jacquelyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282241

ISBN: 0060587245

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 2005 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 382 pp. Giving advice is what Julieanne does for a living -- every Sunday she doles it out to clueless people she doesn't know, in a column in her local Wisconsin paper. But when it comes to her personal life, Julie herself seems to have missed some clues. Having worked creatively to keep her twenty-year marriage to Leo fresh and exciting, she is completely caught off guard when he tells her he needs to go on a sabbatical from their life together, leaving Julie and t... View more info

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The Deep End of the Ocean: A Novel

By: Mitchard, Jacquelyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282242

ISBN: 0670865796

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1996 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 434 pp. The disappearance of her three-year-old son Ben threatens to drive a wedge between Beth Cappadora and her husband, Pat, and transforms her older son into a troubled delinquent, until, one day, nine years later, Ben comes back into their lives. View more info

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The Most Wanted: A Novel

By: Mitchard, Jacquelyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Viking: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282243

ISBN: 0670878847

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Jacket spine head very lightly bumped. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 407 pp. A naive teenage girl in south Texas falls in love with her prison pen pal. The object of her affection--a charming, dangerously handsome young felon who romances her through his letters to her. After a love affair that defies all conventions, they marry and have a child while the father is still imprisoned. But when he escapes prison to claim his wife and child, what started as a passionate romance turns into a terrifying ordeal... View more info

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The Rest of Us: Dispatches from the Mother Ship

By: Mitchard, Jacquelyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Viking: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282244

ISBN: 0670876623

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1997 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 255 pp. Jacquelyn Mitchard reaches for heart and mind simultaneously, with both wit and nostalgia but never with sentimentality. Whether writing of gun laws and garage sales, the loneliness of the long-haul single mother, fear of gardening, or the late great American game of baseball, Mitchard stresses the personal stake each of us has in the stand-up drama of daily life. The single mother of five children, she shares her own family's dramas and epiphanies ... View more info

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A Theory of Relativity

By: Mitchard, Jacquelyn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282247

ISBN: 0066210232

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 2001 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 351 pp. A terrible accident has left little Keefer orphaned but not unwanted. Devastated by his beloved sister's tragic death, twenty-four-year-old bachelor Gordon McKenna assumes that he will be entrusted with raising his niece, whom he has grown extremely close to over the few precious months of Keefer's life. But the child's paternal grandparents have different ideas—and a fierce legal battle ensues that will test the capacity and limitations of family love... View more info