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Undaunted: My Struggle For Freedom and Survival in Burma

By: Phan, Zoya

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 2010

Seller ID: 9814

ISBN: 1439102864

Condition: Very good


Octavo (23.5cm), pp. 284. First edition thus. Red boards with gilt lettering on spine. Normal wear at edges. Dust jacket present. View more info

Savage Art: A Biography of Jim Thompson

By: Polito, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1995

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 13184

ISBN: 0394584074

Condition: Very good


Octavo (24cm), pp. 543. Black boards with red quarter cloth binding and black and gilt lettering on spine, 'RP' stamped on front board. Deckle edge, black and white photos, pictorial jacket. Light bumping and reading wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Grace Stone Coates: Her Life in Letters

By: Rostad, Lee

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Helena, MT, Riverbend: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 25246

ISBN: 1931832528

Condition: Fine


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 333. Signed and inscribed by author on dedication page. Blue cloth with silver titling. Blue and yellow jacket with photo of Coates. Several black and white photos throughout. Light rubbing to jacket, else fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Songs of the Fluteplayer

By: Russell, Sharman Apt

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Reading, Massachusetts, Addison-Wesley: 1991

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 10995

ISBN: 0201570939

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (22cm), pp. 160. Tan boards with green quarter cloth binding and gilt lettering on spine. Signed and dated by author on front free endpaper. Head of textblock shows some darkening from dust exposure. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

My Extraordinary Ordinary Life

By: Spacek, Sissy (with Maryanne Vollers)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 2012

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9290

ISBN: 1401324363

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (24cm), pp. 271. Blue boards with silver text on spine. Includes full color photographs throughout. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Right to Tell a Lie

By: Tempe, Gertrude Snider

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Santa Cruz, Carole Chelsea: 1994

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 11232

Condition: Very good


Octavo (21.5cm), pp. 141. Black and white photographs throughout. Previous owner's bookplate on half title page. First Edition. View more info

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The Children of Bladensfield

By: Ward, Evelyn D. [Peter Matthiessen]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Sand Dune Press (Viking): 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27811

ISBN: 0670216615

Condition: Very good


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 141. Goldenrod cloth boards with brown quarter cloth and gilt spine titling. Graphic illustrated front endpapers, rear enpapers with family tree showing Ward descendants and connection to Matthiessen. Brown illustrated jacket. Includes the essay "Homecoming" by Matthiessen. Black and white photos throughout. Very slight edge wear to boards and jacket with creasing, minor chipping and a tape repair on verso to a closed tear. "Matthiessen made his first trip to his mother's [Elizabeth Bleeker Carey] family ancestral home in Virginia in 1956. He recalls his trip ... View more info

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All the World's a Stage

By: Weaver, Dennis

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, Hampton Roads: 2001

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 14818

ISBN: 1571742875

Condition: Very good


Octavo (22 cm), pp. 314 plus eight plates of photographs. Signed and inscribed by author on title page. Blue boards with red spine text. Light bumping to top of spine and dampstaining to bottom of back board and bottom back of jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info