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The Last Rendezvous

By: Digges, Charles Dudley Jr.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: PA, Privately Printed: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 30533

ISBN: 0970545002

Condition: Fine


1st edition paperback. Author's presentation copy, signed on inside rear cover: 19 January 2003 Glenn, May your pleasures be many and your troubles be few. Keep your powder dry. Charles D. Digges Jr. 136 pp illustrated w/drawings. Slight curl to upper fore-edge of rear cover from storage. This unforgettable event of 1840 took place on the open plains where the river bends sharply to the south, just three miles southeast of Saint Louis, Missouri. "New techniqu... View more info

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Short Stories

By: Dostoievski, Fiodor

Price: $37.00

Publisher: CT, Appleby & Company: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 10471

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition paperback, lightly browned text is tight and not brittle, paperback wrapper shows very light surface wear. Tidy name & gift dedication on fep. (From Mother) 248 pp. 1/2 inch split at foot of fep. Includes: An Honest Thief, A Novel in Nine Letters, An Unpleasant Predicament, Another Man's Wife, The Heavenly Christmas Tree, The Peasant Marey, The Crocodile, Bobok, The Dream of a Ridiculous Man. View more info

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The Vet Has Nine Lives LARGE PRINT

By: Duncan, Alex

Price: $27.00

Publisher: F. A. Thorpe: 1992

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 12452

ISBN: 0854568131

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition hardcover in dust wrapper. Wonderful red cloth exlib w/gilt title spine. No date of publication given. 184 pp. DJ in new mylar shows rubs at spine ends and tips. Large print edition. Another hilarious book by the author of "It's a Vet's Life". Michael Morton, now a partner in his uncle's veterinary practice, does a locum in Craftly for a sick friend. There he looks after a pub-crawling Airedale and other oddities. View more info

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The Lucky Seven

By: Foote, John Taintor

Price: $27.00

Publisher: NY, D. Appleton and Co.: 1918

Edition: First D. Appleton & Co Edition

Seller Id: 34577

Condition: Very Good


1st D. Appleton and Co. hardcover edition. Scarce 1918 printing in splotchy red cloth with lightly rubbed tips. 309 p. text tight and bright. Name on fep. View more info

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10 LB. Penalty SIGNED

By: Francis, Dick

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 24883

ISBN: 0399143025

Condition: As New


1st edition hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends. 273 pp text is crisp and unmarked save for author's signature on title page. Not dedicated to anybody in particular. Just Dick Francis under the title. Unclipped DJ in new mylar looks fab. No tears, rubs, or loss. The basic ingredients in a Dick Francis novel are unusual characters, an intricate story, fast-moving prose and no end of surprises. In ''10 Lb. Penalty'' (the title refers to a weight handicap given a f... View more info

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Chasing Horses

By: French, Christy Tillery

Price: $7.00

Publisher: MD, America House Book Publsihers: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33162

ISBN: 1588512592

Condition: Fine


1st edition paperback with slight page curl at upper fore-edge of front cover and first four pages, else as new. 268 pp. Ricki England, recently divorced from her husband, finds a support group for women in problematic relationships which soon becomes an activist group, Women Aware and Responsive (WAR), demanding any act they conceive against women and minorities be set right. Evolving from this group is a smaller, core group consisting of Ricki and her two closest fri... View more info

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Kitty's Rules New York City 2006 2007 SIGNED

By: Gillen, Neal P.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: IN, Authorhouse: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 40097

ISBN: 1434334309

Condition: As New


1st edition hardcover, author's presentation copy: Signed on fep: To Mike Brombert. You might recognize an incident. Best wishes to a wonderful friend of over 45 years. Enjoy. Neal P. Gillen Wash DC 2009. Mint in mint photo illustrated mauve background glossy unclipped (unpriced) dj. 348 pp. Kitty Gentile began her life on Manhattan's Upper West Side. A selfish and unfeeling child, she was pampered by parents too busy and accomplished to provide love and nurturing, th... View more info

The Riddle of the Beast

By: Grant, Alan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, DC Comics: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38161

ISBN: 1563898675

Condition: Fine


First edition hardcover in dark brown faux leather with blind stamped image on lower front cover and blind stamped title on spine has negligible wear. Unclipped dj shows like new. 104 tight pages with crisp text and stunning artwork has no tears, writing, soil or blemishes. In the tradition of The Lord of the Rings, The Wheel of Time and The Chronicles of Amber comes JLA: Riddle of the Beast, a fully-painted graphic novel in which familiar characters such as Superman, ... View more info

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Back To Back SIGNED IN SLIPCASE

By: Green, Ben K.

Price: $127.00

Publisher: TX, The Encino Press: 1970

Edition: First Limited Numbered Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 36623

Condition: As New


Gorgeous, as new 1st edition red hardcover with pasted-on art of Ben Green on cover as published. SIGNED by Ben K. Green on fep. Limited edition of 850 signed copies, of which this is number 37. Tips sharp, 51 pp text as new. Red card slipcase shows negligible color loss at still sharp tips. Also has pasted-on paper title on frt. More than collectible. Rare compilation work of two of Ben's most beloved stories including: Texas Cow Horses & The Vermont Maid/ Mr. Underta... View more info

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Horse Tradin

By: Green, Ben K. D.V.M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43960

Condition: Very Good


Tight bright 1st edition hardcover in ecru cloth boards with title blindstamped onto frt cover and black titles and horse illust on oatmeal colored cloth backstrip. tips and spine ends sharp. Top edge dyed brown, shows watermark that bled red on rear dj panel head and foot but does not affect the fab photo of Ben Green on rear dj panel. A few light foxing spots on ecru cloth backstrip, text rippled at outer edges but no water stains. 304 pg Unclipped illustrated dj has... View more info

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By Land, By Sea Stories By William Hoffman

By: Hoffman, William

Price: $7.00

Publisher: LA, Louisiana State University Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36698

ISBN: 0807113905

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in mint unclipped dj in new mylar. 174 pp text has a few light foxing spots on edge of page block, else fine. William Hoffman alternates enduing themes of land and sea by taking inhabitants mostly of Virginia's inland and Chesapeake Bay regions and making them thoroughly his own in this superb collection of stories. The stories deal with the clash between old and new values, with ties to the land and the lure of the sea, with the struggle to maint... View more info

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A Frolic Of His Own SIGNED

By: Hoopes, Clement R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Devin-Adair Company: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 27884

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in taupe cloth boards, spine ends and corners still sharp, gift dedication on fep from author to Lily & Erskine with happy recollections of Upperville and the hope they may see the film. DJ in new mylar unclipped, sunned spine but displays well. 275 pp. "Clem Hoopes knows his Amish. He knows the traumas of the Amish youth who embarks upon 'a frolic of his own.'... He spins a story and weaves a pattern of truth." (from the rear cover). St... View more info

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Chestnut Mare, Beware SIGNED

By: Jaffe, Jody

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Fawcett Columbine: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 26043

ISBN: 0449909980

Condition: Fine


Fine 1st edition hardcover in fine unclipped dj now in mylar. 357 pgs. Negligible surface wear, text as new. Signed by author on title page. Not dedicated to anyone in particular, just authors first and last name. DJ in new mylar displays beautifully. It's Christmas, but at the Charlotte Commercial Appeal two disturbing events nip Nattie's holiday in the bud. One is a chilling anonymous letter that threatens big-wig Carolinians--many of them known to Nattie from the sho... View more info

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Spyglass Range

By: Johnson, George M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 22729

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover corners bumped and very lightly rubbed and soiled, front dj flap pasted to inside cover, 248 pp Several former ownership name/address stamps on endpps and on a few pages throughout the text. Spyglass Range was a cattleman's paradise, but Harry Sturges left it in search of excitement which changed him from a light-hearted and heedless cowpoke to a grim manhunter. View more info

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Ferdinand and Isabella

By: Kesten, Hermann

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, A. A. Wyn, Inc: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 6968

Condition: Very Good +


First edition hardcover in cloth boards with bumped spine ends but corners remain sharp. The text is tight and bright. No dj. 373 pp. View more info

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Foxy Statehood Hens and Murder Most Fowl Oklahoma 1907 SIGNED

By: King, Jackie; Alfred, Paula Watkins; Fielding, Peggy Moss

Price: $15.00

Publisher: TX, Deadly Niche Press:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 34588

ISBN: 0937660345

Condition: As New


1st edition paperback. Author's presentation copy: Signed on an early page: "Enjoy a Trip to 1889 Guthrie - Best - Jackie King." As new inside and out. 192 pp. "The Foxy Hens have hatched some great mysteries and the sooner you get a copy the better the reading will be for you. Could not put it down." - Dusty Richards, Spur Award Winner, Western Writers of America "Foxy Statehood Hens and Murder Most Fowl is a delightful combination of heartwarming st... View more info

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Married Life and Other True Adventures

By: Kirshenbaum, Binnie

Price: $17.00

Publisher: CA, The Crossing Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27600

ISBN: 0895943972

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback with very light wear to paperback cover, micro closed tear on outer edge of front cover 1/8", internally crisp and unmarked. 150 pp. "A Distinctive new voice. Her fiction is wild, funny, risky, confronting sexual and moral dilemmas with style and verve." Maureen Howard. View more info

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Midnight People

By: Knittel, John

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday, Doran & Co, Inc: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36694

Condition: Good


Stated first edition in orange cloth with black illustration and titles on backstrip. Cloth chipped on spine ends, tips fairly sharp, endpapers age-toned, 375 pp text tight and bright. No names, tears or soil. Chapters include: Uncharted Country/ The Conversion/ The Eternal Gulf/ The Powder Speaks/ The Victims. Solid working copy, not pretty but all there. View more info

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Consequences of Love

By: Kristoff, Amy

Price: $17.00

Publisher: IN, Cork Hill Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31761

ISBN: 1594083118

Condition: Fine


Fine paperback, collectible first edition trade edition 157 pp Having been an avid hunter-jumper competitor, Amy uses her experiences for the background of her latest novel, Consequences of Love which combines love and hate; and it uses the balance of loss and redemption to create more than a romance, it is a message of hope and encouragement. View more info

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Blue Shoe SIGNED

By: Lamott, Anne

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Riverhead Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 27665

ISBN: 1573222267

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover signed by Lamott on fep. White background boards and dj slightly soiled, few indentations on dj front panel, internally fine, hinges fine, no tears or finger soil. Crisp text. 291 pp. Adult fiction novel. Mattie Ryder's life is falling apart, she's in a divorce, her two kids are not behaving, her waistline is expanding, she's got a crush on a married man, etc etc. Then she comes upon a small rubber blue shoe, the kind you might get from a gumball m... View more info