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Women of the Silk, Tsukiyama, Gail
61 Tsukiyama, Gail Women of the Silk
New York Saint Martin's Press 1991 0312064659 / 9780312064655 First Edition hardcover 

INSCRIBED by the author! Small (animal) stamp on endpaper, else just about fine in a fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), very sharp & clean. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 33.00 USD
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The Oxford Mark Twain, 10 Book SET, Twain, Mark
62 Twain, Mark The Oxford Mark Twain, 10 Book SET
New York Oxford University Press 1996 hardcover 

Includes 10 of the 29 books in this handsome series: Chapters from my Autobiography; Christian Science; Extract from Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven; The Gilded Age; The Innocents Abroad; Roughing It; Speeches; The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson and the Comedy of Those Extraordinary Twins; A Tramp Abroad; What is Man?.. Books and dust jackets mostly near fine or better, a hint of spine slanting on a few books, light shelfwear on jackets, some books may be unread; overall a tight, clean set. Save on shipping, buy all 10 books at once!

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Price: 60.00 USD
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Kristin Lavransdatter Trilogy: The Bridal Wreath + The Mistress of Husaby + The Cross, Undset, Sigrid
63 Undset, Sigrid Kristin Lavransdatter Trilogy: The Bridal Wreath + The Mistress of Husaby + The Cross
New York Knopf 1946 1135395128 / 9781135395124 Book Club Edition hardcovers 

Three-volume set, no box. Good plus to very good, some fading of gilt spine lettering as typical, inked-over owner info on endpaper of last book, but overall, a quite decent, vintage set. 
Price: 41.00 USD
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6 Book SET (5 Signed!): Blood Brotherhood + The Plum Explosion + Stateline + Canyon + Bound Over The Imagined City, Van der Zee, John
64 Van der Zee, John 6 Book SET (5 Signed!): Blood Brotherhood + The Plum Explosion + Stateline + Canyon + Bound Over The Imagined City
New York Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich 

The first three books are novels, the latter three non-fiction. All are first editions. The first five are standard-sized hardcover in dust jackets (in fresh mylar protectors); Imagined City is a larger, oblong trade paperback. All but Bound Over are INSCRIBED by the author to the same couple -- the inscription on four of the books is the similar: 'To Vern and Ruth' with best wishes always, John.' (Or 'with love always'.) Books and and dust jackets are mostly in very good condition, a few bent page tips on Bound Over, a couple of jackets have a little more wear, but overall, a nice, clean set.

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Price: 47.50 USD
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Under the Yoke, Vazov, Ivan
65 Vazov, Ivan Under the Yoke
Sofia Pax Publishing 2005 9549403017 / 9789549403015 hardcover 

Nearly very good, some rubbing on edges, in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), overall a clean copy. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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Sparrow 3: Form is an Extension of Content, Wakoski, Diane
66 Wakoski, Diane Sparrow 3: Form is an Extension of Content
Los Angeles Black Sparrow Press 1972 First Edition paperback 

SIGNED by Diane Wakoski. Very good plus or better, a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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The Graduate, Webb, Charles
67 Webb, Charles The Graduate
New York New American Library 1963 Book Club Edition hardcover 

Desirable original 1963 book club edition. Very good in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with a few very small chips, overall a clean copy. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Wolves Among the Ruins, Part I: The Prince Dethroned, West, A. J.
68 West, A. J. Wolves Among the Ruins, Part I: The Prince Dethroned
Baltimore Publish America 2005 1413746209 / 9781413746204 paperback 

INSCRIBED by the author! Very good plus, a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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69 Whitman, Walt Calamus - A Series Of Letters Written During The Years 1868-1880 By Walt Whitman To A Young Friend, Peter Doyle
n.p. Angell Press 2008 1408634082 / 9781408634080 paperback 

About very good, a bit bumped at upper/outer corners, overall a nice, clean copy. Photocopy of the 1898 edition. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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The Tempter, Wiener, Norbert
70 Wiener, Norbert The Tempter
New York Random House 1959 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, minor blemish at bottom of front pastedown, in a very good, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a nice, clean, collectible copy. There is no front free endpaper, the first page is the half-title -- but we see no indication of any removed endpaper so perhaps that's the way it came from the publisher. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Laughing Gas, Wodehouse, P. G.
71 Wodehouse, P. G. Laughing Gas
Woodstock Overlook Press 2001 1585672327 / 9781585672325 First Edition Thus hardcover 

Very good in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), or better, small streak or remainder mark on bottom page edges, light pressure mark on rear cover of book & jacket, else a very tight, clean copy. First printing of this edition, with full number line. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Native Son, Wright, Richard
72 Wright, Richard Native Son
New York Harper & Brothers 1987 Book Club Edition hardcover 

Book club facsimile reprint of the original 1940 first edition, with second copyright date of 1968. Includes the Book-of-the-Month-Club notes laid in, these are dated 1987. Very good, slight waviness on spine cloth, in a very good minus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with small tears atop the spine; overall a tight, clean copy. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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