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1 Bellow, Saul Herzog
New York Viking 1964 First Edition Blue Cloth Fine Good Octavo Signed by Author
One of an unspecified number of copies signed on the front free endpaper for the First Edition Circle of Kroch's & Brentano's. Awarded the National Book Award. DJ unclipped but edgeworn; inked Christmas, 1964 inscription on half-title page. 005391 
Price: 375.00 USD
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2 Carcaterra, Lorenzo Sleepers
New York Ballantine Books 1995 0345396065 / 9780345396068 First Edition Cloth Fine  Fine 8vo Signed by the Author
Price: 60.00 USD
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3 DeLillo, Don Players
New York Knopf 1977 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine 8vo 
Fine in fine dust jacket. 006515 
Price: 150.00 USD
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4 Fischer, Tibor The Collector
New York Holt 1997 080505118X / 9780805051186 First Edition Cloth Fine  Fine 8vo Signed by the Author
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 Fowles, John The Aristos
Boston Little, Brown 1964 First Edition Cloth Fine  Lightlly Used 8vo 
Dust jacket has short tear at front spine fold, light wear at ends of folds. The correct first edition. 001999  
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Fuentes, Carlos Christopher Unborn
New York Farrar, Straus, Giroux 1989 Limited Cloth Fine Fine SIGNED LIMITED 8vo 
One of 150 signed and numbered copies, signed by Fuentes; in fine slip case. 007834 
Price: 60.00 USD
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7 Gaines, Ernest J Catherine Carmier
New York Atheneum 1964 First Edition of author's First Book Cloth Very good+ Very good+ 8vo Inscribed By Author
Front hinge just starting, owner's name on pastedown. Jacket has tiny chips at spine ends. 001731 
Price: 500.00 USD
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8 Hellman, Lillian Toys in the Attic
New York Random House 350 First Edition Fine Near Fine Cloth Signed by the Author
Fine copy, signed by Lillian Hellman on the front free endpaper, in near fine dust jacket with bit darkened spine. Very nice copy. 007911 
Price: 350.00 USD
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9 Hemingway, Ernest To Have and Have Not
New York Scribner's 1937 First Edition Black Cloth Very Good 8vo 
First Edition. Inked name on free endpaper; gitl titles on green "labels" 006919 
Price: 300.00 USD
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10 Hoffman, Alice Property Of
New York Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1977 First Edition Cloth Fair Near Fine Author's First Book 8vo 
Fine in near fine dust jacket with tiny tear and wrinkles at spine head. 006357 
Price: 75.00 USD
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11 Hosseini, Khaled The Kite Runner
New Yok Riverhead 2003 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine 8vo Signed by the Author
Signed in Arabic(?) and English. Fine in fine dust jacket. 007471 
Price: 95.00 USD
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12 Jarrell, Randall Selected Poems
New York Knopf 1955 First Edition Cloth Near Fine Very Good 8vo 
Near fine with one or two spine letters dulling, in very good dust jackeet with small chips and tears. 007734 
Price: 40.00 USD
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13 Jones, James From Here to Eternity
New Yok Scribners 1951 First Printing Cloth Very Good- Very Good 8vo 
Very good- with spine gilt worn away, wear and slight soiling to the boards, in nice dust jacket with $4.50 price not clipped, tiny tears and rubs at top edge, short tears at foot of spine, very good. The correct first printing of the first edition with the Scribners "A". Also the correct dust jacket with Jones's photo on the rear panel, rather than reviews. 007910 
Price: 135.00 USD
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14 Kelman, James How Late It Was, How Late
New York Norton 1995 0393038173 / 9780393038170 First Edition Cloth Fine  Fine 8vo Inscribed By the Author
Price: 35.00 USD
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15 Kosinski, Jerzy Notes of the Author on The Painted Bird
New York Scientia-Factum 1967 Third Limited Edition Wrappers Very good+  Pamphlet 8vo Inscribed By the Author
Inscribed to critic Ihab Hassan and his wife Sally. Very good+ with light signs of wear. Hassan has bracketed a number of paragraphs in the text. 004488  
Price: 100.00 USD
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Steps , Kosinski, Jerzy
16 Kosinski, Jerzy Steps
New York Random House 1968 First Edition 1/4 Cloth Slight Slant  Very good+ Association Copy 8vo Inscribed By the Author
Inscribed warmly to Ihab and Sally Hassan; a measure of respect that the author held for the critic Hassan, is the lengthy quotation of Hassan's work that Kosinski has penned on the front endpaper. Near fine wtih slight slant, in slightly soiled dust jacket. 004487  
Price: 175.00 USD
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17 Kosinski, Jerzy The Art of the Self. Essays a Propos Steps
New York Scientia-Factum 1968 First Edition Wrappers Near Fine  Pamphlet 12mo Inscribed By the Author
Association copy, inscribed to Ihab Hassan and his wife Sally in January 1969. Also signed by Kosinski. A near fine copy with very minor darkening in a few areas. 004489  
Price: 125.00 USD
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18 Leyner, Mark Et Tu, Babe
New York Harmony 1992 0517583356 / 9780517583357 First Editions Cloth Fine  Fine 8vo Inscribed By the Author
Price: 20.00 USD
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19 Machen, Arthur Out of the Earth and Other Sketches
Girard, KS Haldeman-Julius Reprint Wrappers Very Good- Little Blue Book 970 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall 
Wraps, browning at edges of wraps; text browned also. Very good-. 007757 
Price: 30.00 USD
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20 Murdoch, Iris The Book and the Brotherhood
Franklin Center Franklin Library 1988 Limited First Edition Leather Fine Limited Editon 8vo Signed by the Author
Signed by Murdoch. Fully bound in gilt-stamped leather, all edges gilt, raised bands, ribbon marker, fine. throughout 007642 
Price: 35.00 USD
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