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A MAN OF MEANS

By: Monteiro, Luís de Sttau; Translated from the Portuguese by Ann Stevens

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1965

Edition: First American Edition


188p. Holes along jacket flap folds. Family life and generational conflicts in 20th century Lisbon. Jacket design by Anita Karl. (8-1/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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A MENEKÜLÉS KÖNYVE

By: Havas, Endre; Introduction by Catherine Andrássy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Sylvan Press Kiadása, 1943


[64p.] Cover and pages toned, back cover thumb creased and spine sunned. Text in Hungarian, introduction in English. B&w woodcuts. (7-1/4"x4-1/2") View more info

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A NEW APPROACH TO JOYCE: THE PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST AS A GUIDEBOOK (PERSPECTIVES IN CRITICISM, 8)

By: Ryf, Robert S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press, 1962

Edition: (1st Edition)


211p. Former owner's name on front endpaper, cover corners worn, jacket sunned with holes on folds and chips to edges. Includes bibliographic notes. (8-3/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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A TREASURY OF BEN HECHT: COLLECTED STORIES & OTHER WRITINGS

By: Hecht, Ben

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers, 1959


[xvi], 397p. Spine cloth wrinkled, jacket has chips to corners and scraped to folds. Includes Hecht's play Winkelberg and television script for My Literary Harem. 8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. View more info

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A WINTER IN GENEVA AND OTHER STORIES

By: Winslow, Anne Goodwin

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1945

Edition: First Edition, Stated


248p. Book plate on front endpaper and endpapers toned, jacket toned with chips to edges and holes on flap folds. Jacket design by Lester H. Kohs. (7-1/2"x5") View more info

America Noir: Underground Writers and Filmmakers of the Postwar Era

By: Cochran, David

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian Institution Press, 2000

Edition: (First Edition)


[xiv], 280p. 1st printing. Jacket edges very lightly worn. Includes bibliography. (9-3/8"x6-3/8") View more info

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AMERICAN WRITERS OF THE PRESENT DAY, 1890-1920

By: Rankin, T.E.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, George Wahr, Publisher, 1920

Edition: 2nd Edition, Revised & Enlarged


186p. Former owner's name on flyleaf, cover corners worn. Designed "to keep ourselves in contact with only those books which amid the deluge of publication within the last thirty years are most worth while finding and keeping for companionship..." United States and Canadian writers. Includes bibiography. (7-7/8"x5-1/4") View more info

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AN UPTON SINCLAIR ANTHOLOGY

By: Evans, I.O.; Compiled by with Preface by Upton Sinclair

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, T. Werner Laurie, 1934

Edition: (1st British Edition)


328p. Bookstore label and ink stamp on front pastedown, spine sunned, cover corners lightly bumped. Includes bibliography. [Gottesman; C301] (7-1/2"x5-1/4") View more info

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ANOTHER WAY TO BE: SELECTED WORKS OF ROSARIO CASTELLANOS

By: Castellanos, Rosario; Edited & Translated by Myralyn F. Allgood, Foreword by Edward D. Terry

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Athens, Georgia, University of Georgia Press, 1990


xliv, 146p. 1st printing. Cover corners lightly worn. Includes bibliographical references. (9"x6") View more info

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ARNOLD BENNETT (THE ENGLISH NOVELISTS)

By: Allen, Walter

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Home & Van Thal Ltd., 1948

Edition: (First Edition)


107p. Back bottom edge of cover has a dent and tear, price clipped jacket is rubbed with small chips and tears to edges. (7-3/8"x5") View more info

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ASHES IN THE RAIN: SELECTED ESSAYS

By: Martinez, Al

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, TQS Publications, 1989

Edition: (1st Edition)

Inscription: Signed


256p. 1st printing. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover corners worn. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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BALANCE AS BELIEF (JOHNS HOPKINS: POETRY AND FICTION)

By: Prunty, Wyatt

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1989

Edition: (1st Edition)

Inscription: Signed


[xii], 65p. Signed by author on title page. Cover soiled, jacket corners lightly worn. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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BALLADS OF A BOHEMIAN

By: Service, Robert W.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Barse & Hopkins, 1921

Edition: First American Edition


220p. Book plate on front endpaper, frontispiece loose, hinges weak, cloth on corners scraped and torn on back spine fold. B&w frontispiece. (7-1/2"x5") View more info

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BERLINER NOVELLEN

By: Brentano, Bernard

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Zürich, Oprecht & Helbling, 1934


98p. Pages foxed, bookstore label on front pastedown, cover has brown spots along edges and spine, jacket moisture stain along top edge and chips and tears to edges. Text in German. B&w woodcut illustrations. (8"x5-3/8") View more info

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BIG SUR AND THE ORANGES OF HIERONYMUS BOSCH

By: Miller, Henry

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, New Directions Books, James Laughlin, 1957

Edition: First Edition


404p. Top of page edges lightly moisture stained, jacket moisture stained on top front edge with 2 - 1" tears on bottom edge at spine with chips to edges. [Shifreen & Jackson, A.105.a] B&w photo frontispiece and 8 b&w photo plates. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info