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Image for A Widow for One Year -by John Irving -a Signed Copy ( 1 )

A Widow for One Year -by John Irving -a Signed Copy ( 1 )

By: Irving, John (signed)(born John Wallace Blunt, Jr )

Price: $46.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Knopf Canada, 1998, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 1998

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 159623

ISBN: 067697080X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, this copy has been signed without inscription by John Irving, one corner is ever so slightly rubbed, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. View more info

Image for OMNIBUS Containing:  Life Among the Savages /and/ Raising Demons -by Shirley Jackson

OMNIBUS Containing: Life Among the Savages /and/ Raising Demons -by Shirley Jackson

By: Jackson, Shirley

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: QPBC / Quality Paperback Book Club, 1998, 1st Omnibus Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161492

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------trade paperback, about 5.25w x 8h inches, a near Fine example, looks and feels like it is unread, no writing in the book, a sharp copy that collects 2 of Jackson's more popular novels, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Spell of Evil ---a Play in Three Acts ---by John Jakes

A Spell of Evil ---a Play in Three Acts ---by John Jakes

By: Jakes, John (akaAlexander Blade, Darius John Granger, Alan Henry, John W. Jakes, J. W. Jakes, Alan Payne, Jay Scotland, S. M. Tenneshaw, C. H. Thames, Allen Wilder )

Price: $52.73

Publisher: Illinois, Elgin, IL: Performance Publishing, 1972, 1st Edition Thus, First Printing: 1972

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 134091

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


---------small softcover about 5 x 7.5 inches, Very Good+, some pencil notes on rear blank endpaper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Island Motif in the Prose Works of Ernst Wiechert -by Marianne R Jetter (signed)

The Island Motif in the Prose Works of Ernst Wiechert -by Marianne R Jetter (signed)

By: Jetter, Marianne R (signed) ( Ernst Emil Wiechert related)

Price: $79.13

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Vancouver, BC: Continental Book Centre, 1957, First Edition, 1st Printing: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed

Seller ID: 162679

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------hardcover, about 5.25w x 8h inches, blue paper boards, a Very Good+ example, corners are ever so slightly bumped, a wee bit of light rubbing to edges, in a Good or better glassine dustjacket with some short tears and small nicks, inscribed by the author "To P____ with love from Marianne", 96 pages, scarce, Jetter died in 1960 at the age of 49, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for High Gear (inc. Dirt Track Thunder; Elimination Race; Smashup; Hearse of the Speedway; Phantom Flivver; Flags in Castelfiorentino; A Model T Named IT; 1924 Cadillac for Sale, etc)

High Gear (inc. Dirt Track Thunder; Elimination Race; Smashup; Hearse of the Speedway; Phantom Flivver; Flags in Castelfiorentino; A Model T Named IT; 1924 Cadillac for Sale, etc)

By: Jones, Evan (ed) Henry Gregor Felsen Ken Purdy William Campbell Gault Wm F Nolan Bill Maudlin; John D MacDonald James Thurber; Wm Saroyan; J Steinbeck; Cameron Hawley; Robert Switzer; R Westerby; Frank Harvey; Luther Mott; Dean Evans; Francis Steegmuller

Price: $19.73

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Bantam Pathfinder, 1963, 1st Bantam Pathfinder Edition, First Printing: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163325

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------paperback, a solid clean Very Good+ example, a bit of light rubbing, a bit of age toning to paper, short almost invisible tear on front endpaper, this contains: First Skirmish by Henry Gregor Felsen; Change of Plan by Ken Purdy; Dirt Track Thunder by William Campbell Gault; The Ragged Edge by Wm F Nolan; The Affair of the Wayward Jeep by Bill Maudlin; Elimination Race by John D MacDonald; Smashup by James Thurber; 1924 Cadillac for Sale by Wm Saroyan; A Model T named IT by John Steinbeck; The $20,000,000 Decision by Cameron Hawley; Head-On by Robert Switzer; Money on Morgan by Ro... View more info

Image for Ulysses -by James Joyce

Ulysses -by James Joyce

By: Joyce, James

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Indigo Books & Music / Penguin Random House, 2014, 1st Edition Thus, First Printing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164350

ISBN: 0670068810

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, about 5.5w x 8h inches, a Near Fine example, in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, ribbon marker as issued, an attractive edition, a couple of small faint smudges on the text block, faint crease on rear flap, ine very small nick on jacket rear cover, likely an unread copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for Bachelor Summer ---by Herbert Kastle

Bachelor Summer ---by Herbert Kastle

By: Kastle, Herbert

Price: $11.81

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y./ New York: Avon Edition # T-355, 1959, 1st Printing, Canadian Imprint: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 137625

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------paperback, a solid Very Good+ copy, a wee bit of light wear, a bit of age toning to paper, a bit uncommon, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Beneath the Greasepaint: Poems About Creating and Creators -by Herb Kauderer

By: Kauderer, Herb , Edited By Karen Ehrlich

Price: $14.45

Publisher: USA, Lancaster, N.Y.: Written Image, 2003, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 152642

ISBN: 097157121X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------chapbook, about 5.5 x 8.5 inches, a Near Fine copy, a wee bit of very light rubbing to the spine, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Country Gothic - a One Act Play ---with The Timid Dragon:  A Comedy in One act ---2 Volumes ---by Tim Kelly

Country Gothic - a One Act Play ---with The Timid Dragon: A Comedy in One act ---2 Volumes ---by Tim Kelly

By: Kelly, Tim

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Elgin / Chicago, IL: Performance Publishing / Dramatic Publishing Co, 1987, 1968, 1st Edition Thus, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 134090

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), small softcovers about 5 x 7.5 inches, both are Very Good, some ink notes and notations in each volume, 2 scarce plays, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Saint Hiroshima ---by Leigh Kennedy -a signed Copy ( St. )

Saint Hiroshima ---by Leigh Kennedy -a signed Copy ( St. )

By: Kennedy, Leigh (signed)

Price: $38.21

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Bloomsbury, 1987, 1st Edition, First printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 134751

ISBN: 0747500614

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine unread copy, in a Fine dustjacket, signed by Kennedy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for On the Road ---by Jack Kerouac / Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century)

On the Road ---by Jack Kerouac / Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century)

By: Kerouac, Jack / Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century

Price: $17.09

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Penguin / Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century, 1999, 1st Edition Thus, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155260

ISBN: 0140283293

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------trade paperback, about 5.5 x 8.5 inches, a Near Fine copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

On the Road -by Jack Kerouac -The 50th Anniversary Edition (includes Facsimile of the Book Review from The New York Times September 5 1957 )

By: Kerouac, Jack; (includes Facsimile of the Book Review from The New York Times September 5 1957 By Gilbert Millstein )

Price: $39.53

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Viking / Penguin Group, 2007, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 2007

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164594

ISBN: 97806700632600

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine example, in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for Mr Potter -by Jamaica Kincaid -a Signed Copy

Mr Potter -by Jamaica Kincaid -a Signed Copy

By: Kincaid, Jamaica (signed)(born Elaine Cynthia Potter Richardson )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Knopf Canada, 2002, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 147908

ISBN: 0676974694

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hard cover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket with a bit of very light rubbing, signed without inscription by Kincaid, ---"Jamaica Kincaid’s first obsession, the island of Antigua, comes vibrantly to life under the gaze of Mr. Potter, an illiterate taxi driver who makes his living along the wide, open roads that pass the only towns he has ever seen and the graveyard where he will be buried. The sun shines squarely overhead, the ocean lies on every side, and suppressed passion fills the air. ---Misery infects the unstudied, slow pace of this island and of Mr. Potterâ... View more info

Image for GENESIS TRILOGY -by Madeleine L'Engle (an Omnibus Volume comprising:  And It Was Good / A Stone for a Pillow / Sold Into Egypt / Books 1, 2 and 3 )

GENESIS TRILOGY -by Madeleine L'Engle (an Omnibus Volume comprising: And It Was Good / A Stone for a Pillow / Sold Into Egypt / Books 1, 2 and 3 )

By: L'Engle, Madeleine

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Canada, Canada: Northstone, 1997, 1st Omnibus Edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157207

ISBN: 1896836127

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-------------softcover, about 6 x 9 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a wee bit of very light rubbing, a bit of age toning to paper, remainder mark, 672 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Lady Chatterley's Lover  ---by D H Lawrence (includes  a chronology, further reading, a note on the text, appendix, explanatory notes, glossary of dialect forms )

Lady Chatterley's Lover ---by D H Lawrence (includes a chronology, further reading, a note on the text, appendix, explanatory notes, glossary of dialect forms )

By: Lawrence, D H ( David Herbert ), Introduction By Doris Lessing, Edited By and with Notes By Michael Squires

Price: $23.69

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Penguin Classics, 2006, 1st Penguin classics edition, First Printing: 2006

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160508

ISBN: 0141192488

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 5.25w x 8h inches, a Near Fine copy, faint stress mark on spine, no dustjacket as issued, ribbon marker, Lessings intro is about 20 pages, includes a chronology, further reading, a note on the text, appendix, explanatory notes, glossary of dialect forms, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and NOT a generic photo View more info

Image for OMNIBUS:  Sons and Lovers ---with Women in Love ---with Love Among the Haystacks ---with Lady Chatterly's Lover -by D H Lawrence

OMNIBUS: Sons and Lovers ---with Women in Love ---with Love Among the Haystacks ---with Lady Chatterly's Lover -by D H Lawrence

By: Lawrence, D.H

Price: $17.09

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Octopus / Heinemann, 1983, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147128

ISBN: 0905712765

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hard cover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Very Good+ dustjacket, rear flap is creased, 858 pages, a bit of age toning to paper, ink gift inscription, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Safety Razors First:  A Blackface Act --- Denison's Blackface ( Minstrel ) Plays

Safety Razors First: A Blackface Act --- Denison's Blackface ( Minstrel ) Plays

By: Lawrence, John E / T S Denison and Company

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Chicago, IL: T S Denison. 1924, 1st edition, First Printing: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 131207

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------softcover, about 5" x 7", a Good copy only with overall wear, some pencil marginalia, stain on one page but this is still readable, blackface cover art of a dapper (white) salesman (?) offering a safety razor to a blackface character, Lawrence wrote a number of these plays, the inside of the covers have advertisements for Denison Minstrel Cards and Denison Minstrel Posters which were to be used for window displays to advertise the upcoming blackface plays, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

The Strong Delusion -by James Leasor ( Author's First Book )

By: Leasor, James (aka: Andrew MacAllan )

Price: $14.45

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Harrap, 1951, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 150493

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of very light rubbing, a bit of age toning to upper edge of the text block, some browning to endpapers, in an attractive lightly rubbed Very Good dustjacket with a small chip at upper spine tip, 256 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Go Set a Watchman -by Harper Lee

Go Set a Watchman -by Harper Lee

By: Lee, Harper

Price: $19.73

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Harper Collins / HarperCollins, 2015, 1st Edition, Ffirst Printing: 2015

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157140

ISBN: 0062409859

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 6.25 x 9.25 inches, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, no writing in the book, not price clipped, complete number line, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for TWO VOLUMES:  Go Set a Watchman ---with To Kill a Mockingbird ---by Harper Lee ( GSaW is a 1st Edition /  TKaM is the 40th Anniversary Edition )( Fortieth )

TWO VOLUMES: Go Set a Watchman ---with To Kill a Mockingbird ---by Harper Lee ( GSaW is a 1st Edition / TKaM is the 40th Anniversary Edition )( Fortieth )

By: Lee, Harper ( Foreword By the Author )

Price: $59.33

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Harper Collins / HarperCollins, 2015 / 1999, 1st Edition, Ffirst Printing / 1st 40th Anniversary Edition, Later Printing: 1999

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157114

ISBN: 0060194995

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcovers, both are Near Fine/Fine copies in Near Fine/Fine dustjackets which are now in hi-quality mylar protectors, lovely copies, no remainder marks, no writing in the books, pretty much as new, WATCHMAN is about 6.5 x 9.25 inches, MOCKINGBIRD is about 5.5 x 8.25 inches, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info