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The Father, Brown, Katherine Holland
61 Brown, Katherine Holland The Father
New York The John Day Company, 1928 First Edition Very Good 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining, but with a few pencil markings. Forward cock to spine. Cloth-bound with gilt lettering. Moderate soiling of and rubbing to spine and covers. Previous owner's inscription, neatly rendered. 368 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Thirty-Nine Steps, and The Power House, Buchan, John
62 Buchan, John The Thirty-Nine Steps, and The Power House
London The Folio Society, 2005 Third Printing Hardcover As New Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Gift-quality condition, inside and out. Apparently unread, spine still crackles, published to the usual high standards of The Folio Society. Housed in a sturdy but simple slip-case, concave, boards being a lovely illustrated gray cloth with black-bordered gilt lettering to spine. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Book of Bebb, in four paperback volumes: Part 1, Lion Country; Part 2, Open Heart; Part 3, Love Feast; Part 4, Treasure Hunt, Buechner, Frederick
63 Buechner, Frederick The Book of Bebb, in four paperback volumes: Part 1, Lion Country; Part 2, Open Heart; Part 3, Love Feast; Part 4, Treasure Hunt
San Francisco, CA Harper & Row, 1984 First Paperback Edition, First P Softcover Very Good Softcover 16mo 6" - 7" tall 
Four mass market paperback volumes. Binding edges faintly rubbed, especially spine ends, cover corners. Top page block edges, extreme top page margins yellowed; a few pages dog-eared at top outside corners. Bindings tight, square, and unfaded; pages unmarked. A complete set of this cycle of novels about a New York sophisticate's attempts to expose an evangelist as a charlatan. All volumes are first paperback printings. Books are stored in protective clear plastic bags. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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64 Burg, Mary Spooner Tide Pools: Random Poems 1986-1993
Minneapolis Mary Spooner Burg, 1993 Softcover Near Fine Softcover 12mo 7" - 7 Author
Trade paperback signed by the author on the half title. Smudge on front cover, pages tight and unmarked. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Trading Up, Bushnell, Candace
65 Bushnell, Candace Trading Up
New York Hyperion, 2004 0786887060 / 9780786887064 First Edition Thus Paperback Fine Fine Paperback 8vo 8" - 9" tall Signed
First paperback edition, stated and with complete number line. Boldly signed by Bushnell on the title page. Clean and sharp trade paperback, appears unread. Pages clean and bright, binding very tight. Stored individually in a protective clear plastic bag. 504 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Had a Good Time: Stories from American Postcards, Butler, Robert Olen
66 Butler, Robert Olen Had a Good Time: Stories from American Postcards
New York Grove Press, 2004 0802117775 / 9780802117779 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall Signed by Author
Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, protected by a plastic coat. First Edition, First Printing thereof. 267 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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67 Caine, Hall The Shadow of a Crime
New York A. L. Burt Company, Hard Cover Good+ Hard Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Undated reprint edition. Maroon cloth boards are lightly rubbed, with some wear showing at corners and head and tail of spine. Gilt lettering on spine remains bright. Binding is tight, text free of highlighting, underlining, notes or other marks. 335 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 3.50 USD
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Certain Women, Caldwell, Erskine
68 Caldwell, Erskine Certain Women
Boston Little, Brown and Company, 1957 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Slight half-toning and staining at endpapers, smudging at edges. Tan covers show light staining, particularly at spine gutter. Small dent at bottom front edge. Blue lettering to spine. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing minor wear, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket price-clipped, sunning to spine. 249 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Summertime Island, Caldwell, Erskine
69 Caldwell, Erskine Summertime Island
New York The World Publishing Company, 1968 First Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sterling condition hardcover copy, with lightly bruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing slight shelf- and edge-wear. Black covers with gilt lettering to spine. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only minor wear at spine and tips, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. 183 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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70 Callow, Philip Body of Truth: D.H. Lawrence:The Nomadic Years, 1919-1930
Chicago, Illinois Ivan R. Dee, Publisher, 2003 1566634946 / 9781566634946 Hardcover Fine Fine Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sterling condition hardcover copy, gift-quality. Tips unbruised, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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71 Carr, Caleb The Legend of Broken
New York Random House, 2012 1400062837 / 9781400062836 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine Hard Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sterling condition hardcover copy, gift-quality. Tips unbruised, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, paste-downs neat and tidy, and not ex-library; neither underlining nor highlighting. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 9.60 USD
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The Rake and the Hussy, Chambers, Robert W.
72 Chambers, Robert W. The Rake and the Hussy
New York D. Appleton and Company, 1930 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Published in First Edition state by D. Appleton and Company, 1930. Red cloth covers, with gilt lettering to covers and to spine. Handsomely produced volume, with rough-cut edges. 440 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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73 Charlotte, Catherine (Lady Jackson) The Last of the Valois, and Accession of Henry of Navarre, Volume I
Paris The Grolier Society, Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Half-toning to endpapers, nice frontispiece of Mary Stuart, protected by tissue guard, bumping to spine head and foot, paper label over spine, this being the Large Paper Edition. Handsomely produced, deckle-cut pages. No date of publication, but probably late 1890s. 370 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Works, in Fourteen Volumes (Complete), Charlotte, Catherine, Lady Jackson
74 Charlotte, Catherine, Lady Jackson Works, in Fourteen Volumes (Complete)
Paris/Boston The Grolier Society, 1900 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good- No Dust Jacket Hardcover 8vo 
Green cloth bindings, a bit rubbed at extremities; boards slightly spotted from humidity & sometimes lightly scuffed; two volumes have faint scuffing and residue on their covers from removal of pieces of dust jackets that adhered to them; some title labels on backstrips are a little dampstained or scuffed and a couple have small chips at edges; deckle leaf edges darkened; endpapers darkened where were in contact with dust jackets; a few leaves slightly chipped/nicked at edges or bent at bottom corners; all bindings square and tight; pages unmarked and clean. Oversize. Image depicts only five of the 14 volumes. Large Paper Edition, #301 of 1000 in a Limited Edition. Black-and-white illustrations. Clean and tight complete set of the collected works of this writer. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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75 Chaudhuri, Nirad C. Thy Hand, Great Anarch!: India, 1921-1952
Reading, Massachusetts Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, 1989 0201196069 / 9780201196061 Softcover Very Good Softcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, tightly bound, unmarked trade paperback. Crisp, bright, and clean. Staggering work of autobiography and history. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.20 USD
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76 Chiaverini, Jennifer The Quilter's Apprentice
New York Simon & Schuster, 1999 0684849720 / 9780684849720 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Fine Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall Signed by Illustrator
Inaugural volume in the Elm Creek Quilts Series. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Previous owner's inscription, neatly rendered. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. 271 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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77 Clancy, Tom The Cardinal of the Kremlin
New York, NY G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1988 Advance Reading Copy Softcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Softcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Advance Reading Copy, in nice condition. Clean trade paperback with full pictorial covers, only lightly shelfworn. Interior clean, unmarked, and bright, binding tight. 543 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Annie's Heaven, Clark, Karla
78 Clark, Karla Annie's Heaven
Bloomington, Indiana AuthorHouse, 2008 1438905661 / 9781438905662 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall Author
Sterling condition hardcover copy, gift-quality, and inscribed by the author "To Ann, be intent on things above! Karla Clark, 2013." Tips unbruised, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, paste-downs neat and tidy, and not ex-library; neither underlining nor highlighting. Previous owner's neat inscription on front free endpaper. First Edition. 402 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 9.60 USD
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Congo Song, Cloete, Stuart
79 Cloete, Stuart Congo Song
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company, 1943 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with bruised tip at top front, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Slight half-toning to endpapers. Dust-soiling to edges. Tan covers with gilt lettering to front and spine. Bumping to spine head and foot. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing light scuffing, chips at tips and spine head and foot. Protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. 399 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Master of Petersburg, Coetzee, J.M.
80 Coetzee, J.M. The Master of Petersburg
New York Viking, 1994 0670855871 / 9780670855872 First U.S. Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. 250 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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