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Vital Lines Contemporary Fiction About Medicine

By: Mukand, Jon (M.D.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1990

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 13982

ISBN: 031205176X

Condition: Very good


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 436. Pale green boards with gilt titling. Jacket and boards have slight edge wear, jacket faded along spine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

What Lies Between Us

By: Munaweera, Nayomi

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: February 2016

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 14787

ISBN: 1250043948

Condition: Fine


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 310. Blue boards with silver spine text. Includes publisher's promo sheet. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Progress of Love

By: Munro, Alice

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred Knopf: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 20644

Condition: Near fine


Signed and inscribed by author on half title page. Octavo (21 cm), pp. 309. Gray quarter cloth over blue boards with silver spine titling. Purple publisher's ink on top edge, deckle edge. Small spot on half-title page, nearly invisible dampstaining to lower right corner of text block. Jacket has light edge wear and one 1" closed tear. Nobel Prize winner Munro gave back the advance money to MacMillan for this collection, in order to follow her long-time editor when he started his own company, according to the Toronto Star. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Apache Tears A Novel

By: Mustain, Gordon and Stoney Livingston

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sun Lakes, AZ, Book World Inc: 1996

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 773

ISBN: 1881542211

Condition: Very good


Octavo (22 cm), pp. 352. Signed by author Mustain on title page. Wraps have light wear along edges and spine. First Edition. View more info

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The New Montana Story: An Anthology

By: Newby, Rick, ed.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Helena, MT, Riverbend Publishing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 24747

ISBN: 1931832374

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (22.3 cm), pp. 335. Signed by editor on title page. Blue cloth with gilt spine text. Pictoral jacket featuring the oil painting "Prairie Storm" by Dave Livezey. In blue slipcase. Featuring short stories by many of the best new Montana authors, the "third wave of modern Montana storytellers" according to Newby, including Dierdre McNamer, Ralph Beer, Debra Magpie Earling, Matt Pavelich, Pete Fromm, Aaron Parrett, Allen Morris Jones, Melissa Kwasny, Kim Zupan and others. Sun fading to fore edge of slipcase, else fine. A stunning, gift-quality copy of this limited edition. D... View more info

Passages West: Nineteen Stories of Youth and Identity

By: Nichols, Hugh (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lewiston, ID, Confluence Press:

Edition: First edition thus

Seller ID: 12494

ISBN: 0917652762

Condition: Very good


Octavo (21.5cm), pp. 405. Creasing through length of spine, and along length of rear cover. Some light rubbing on back and side textblock. First Edition. View more info

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The Annual Big Arsenic Fishing Contest

By: Nichols, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18950

ISBN: 0826357202

Condition: Fine


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 214. Yellow boards with blue spine text. White jacket with fish illustrations by Dennis Haggerty. A comic fishing novel by the author of The Milagro Beanfield War. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Passion is a Woman

By: Nickerson, Kate

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Venus Books: 1952

Seller ID: 20799

Condition: Good


Second printing. 12mo (19 cm), pp. 129. Stapled pictorial wrappers with art work by renowned pulp cover artist Rudolph Belarski. Wrappers are well-worn with crases, chips and tears. View more info

Gifts

By: Nuruddin Farah

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Arcade: 1999

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 8337

ISBN: 1559704845

Condition: Very good


Octavo, 246 pp. Former owner's label half-removed from free front endpaper. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

In the Center of the Nation

By: O'Brien, Dan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1991

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10998

ISBN: 0871134411

Condition: Very good


Octavo (23.5cm), pp. 373. White boards with tan quarter cloth binding and gilt lettering on spine, author's name stamped on front board. Covered in protective mylar. Some light creasing and small closed tear at top corner of dust jacket, small stain on front dust jacket at title. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Death of Bees

By: O'Donnell, Lisa

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins: 2013

Seller ID: 10086

ISBN: 0062209841

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (21.5cm), pp. 311. First American edition. Purple boards with blue quarter cloth binding and silver text on spine. Dust jacket present. View more info

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Mile High Mile Deep

By: O'Malley, Richard K.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, Clark City Press: 2004

Seller ID: 22345

ISBN: 0944439543

Condition: Very good


Quarto (26.5 cm), pp. 263. First Clark City Press edition. Tan buckram boards with green text and author's facsimile signature on front board. Pictorial jacket with artwork by publisher Russell Chatham. Photographic endpapers. Illustrated throughout with numerous black and white photographs of historic Butte, Montana. Includes publisher's introduction recounting his discovery of the original edition of this book, the process of producing a new edition, and background on the author and his widow. Slight edge wear, spine tilt and smudging to jacket. Dust jacket present. View more info

Mile High Mile Deep

By: O'Malley, Richard K.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, Clark City Press: 2004

Seller ID: 22770

ISBN: 0944439543

Condition: New


Quarto (26.5 cm), pp. 263. First Clark City Press edition. Tan buckram boards with green text and author's facsimile signature on front board. Pictorial jacket with artwork by publisher Russell Chatham. Photographic endpapers. Illustrated throughout with numerous black and white photographs of historic Butte, Montana. Includes publisher's introduction recounting his discovery of the original edition of this book, the process of producing a new edition, and background on the author and his widow. Still sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap. Dust jacket present. View more info

Mudwoman

By: Oats, Joyce Carol

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins: 2012

Edition: Uncorrected Proof/Advance Reading Copy

Seller ID: 9661

Condition: Fine


Octavo (23.5cm), pp. 430. Dust jacket present. View more info

American Ghost

By: Owens, Janis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 2012

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9312

ISBN: 1451674635

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (23.5cm), pp. 278. Yellow boards with black quarter cloth binding and gilt text on spine. Corners show very minimal bumping. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Laughter on the Hill: A San Francisco Interlude

By: Parton, Margaret

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Whittlesey House: 1945

Seller ID: 24508

Condition: Good


Third printing. Octavo (20 cm), pp. 245. Red cloth boards, cartoonish drawings throughout. No jacket, boards with moderate edge wear, rubbing; hinge starting at bibliography. This copy stands out because it appears to have belonged to a friend of the author's named John. There are two typewritten letters from Parton to John--one signed--laid and tipped in expressing regret at having published the book. The previous owner--presumably John--made notations on the front free endpaper as to the actual identity of six characters in the book (Charles=John, for instance). As well, there are two black ... View more info

Girl from Soldier Creek

By: Patricia Foster

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Montgomery, AL, River City Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 8586

Condition: Very good


Octavo. 482pp. Heavy rubbing and sticker residue on back cover . View more info

When Christ and His Saints Slept

By: Penman, Sharon Kay

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co: 1995

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9292

ISBN: 0805010157

Condition: Very good


Octavo (24cm), pp. 746. Black boards with gilt lettering on spine. Edges and corners of boards show slight rubbing and bumping. Dust jacket slightly curled at edges, shows rubbing. Includes color maps and family tree. Book has black cloth bookmark. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Blood Line: Stories of Fathers and Sons

By: Quammen, David

Price: $50.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, Graywolf Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 20691

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 169. Signed by author on title page. Black wraps with cover art by Kris Ellingsen. Stated first printing with number line beginning with "2" (Graywolf's method for designating a first until around 2000 --Zempel/Verkler, p. 238). Light bumping to corners, rubbing to back. Includes the short stories "Walking Out" (recently adapted into the film by Alex and Andrew Smith), "Nathan's Rime" and "Uriah's Letter." Early fiction by the author best known for his science and environmental writing such as Song of the Dodo and Spillover. First Edition. View more info

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Blood Line: Stories of Fathers and Sons

By: Quammen, David

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boulder, CO, Johnson Books: 2000

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 25028

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 182. Signed by author on title page. First Johnson Books edition. Black and gray wraps with illustration by Adam DeKraker. Light shelf wear. Includes the short stories "Walking Out" (recently adapted into the film by Alex and Andrew Smith), "Nathan's Rime" and "Uriah's Letter." Early fiction by the author best known for his science and environmental writing such as Song of the Dodo and Spillover. View more info