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Rich Rewards

By: ADAMS, Alice

Price: $10.20

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1980

Edition: Stated 1st

Seller ID: BOOKS004069I

Condition: X-lib/bumps/rubs/pket/stamps, else good; good dustjacket


Clean interior with cover labels; dustjacket folds glued to endpapers. Good reading copy. View more info

Hers

By: ALVAREZ, A.

Price: $18.75

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1974

Edition: 1st American

Seller ID: BOOKS017284I

Condition: X-lib/bumps/rubs/shadows/edgewear, else good; good dustjacket


Clean, tight text with edge foxing, FEP pocket removal stain, and cover board shadows. Good reading copy. View more info

Shepherds of the Night

By: AMADO, Jorge; DE ONIS, Harriet, translator from the Portuguese

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1967

Edition: Second

Seller ID: BOOKS024929I

Condition: X-lib/bumps/rubs/stamps/pocket/edgewear, else good; good dj


Clean, tight with fading on top edge and dustjacket spine. Good reading copy. View more info

I Want It Now

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $9.25

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World: 1969

Edition: 1st American

Seller ID: BOOKS023162I

Condition: X-lib/bumps/rubs/pocket/edgewear/stamps, else good; good dj


Clean, tight with light edgewear and nice dustjacket. Good reading copy. A nice addition to your Kingsley Amis shelf. View more info

Lucky Jim/ The Rachel Papers

By: AMIS, Kingsley; AMIS, Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City/New York, Doubleday/Knopf: 1954/1973

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: BOOKS040797I

Condition: Very good trade paperback, light cover bumps, rubs


Attractive Quality Paperback Book Club edition of classic modern novels. View more info

Success

By: AMIS, Martin

Price: $11.25

Publisher: New York, Harmony Books: 1987

Edition: 1st American

Seller ID: BOOKS018740I

Condition: X-lib/stamps/e.p. glue/t.e. slash mark, else very good; fine dj


Crisp, tight, clean with endpaper x-lib gook. Beautiful dustjacket. A great reading collectible for Martin Amis fans. View more info

The Game of Dostoevsky

By: ASTRACHAN, Samuel

Price: $9.25

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1965

Edition: Stated 1st

Seller ID: BOOKS023004I

Condition: Good, bumps, rubs, edgewear; fair dj, stains, chips, rubs


Clean, tight text with large grease stains on rear dustjacket panel. View more info

Watson's Apology

By: BAINBRIDGE, Beryl

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1985

Edition: First American

Seller ID: BOOKS034787I

Condition: Very good, top-edge remainder dot; very good dustjacket


Clean, tight. View more info

Tell Me How Long the Train's Been Gone

By: BALDWIN, James

Price: $24.75

Publisher: New York, Dial: 1968

Edition: Stated First

Seller ID: BOOKS027040I

Condition: Ex-library/bumps/rubs/stamps/pocket, else good; good dustjacket


Clean, tight interior; endpaper tears where original Brodart flaps have been removed; dustjacket flap-edge nicks, tears. Dustjacket placed in our new Brodart protective sleeve. Good reading, keeping copy of a James Baldwin "first." View more info

Lucid Stars

By: BARRETT, Andrea

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Delta: 1988

Edition: Galley proof

Seller ID: BOOKS007082I

Condition: Good trade paperback, bumps, rubs, a few creases


Advance reading proof copy of author's first novel. Scarce thus. Clean, tight interior with cover rubs, light creasing. View more info

Ariadne's Children

By: BEATON, Roderick

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1996

Edition: First U.S.

Seller ID: BOOKS018474I

Condition: Near fine in near fine dustjacket


Author's first novel. Clean, crisp, tight - virtually as new. Evocative family, archaeological novel that spans 20th Century. View more info

The Photographer

By: BOULLE, Pierre; FIELDING, Xan, translator from the French

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New York, Vanguard: 1967

Edition: 1st American

Seller ID: BOOKS029036I

Condition: Ex-library/bumps/rubs/pkt/spine label/stamps, else good; good dj


Clean, tight text; laminated dustjacket. Good reading copy. View more info

The Little Girls

By: BOWEN, Elizabeth

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1964

Edition: Stated 1st

Seller ID: BOOKS024199I

Condition: Near fine, bumps; fair+ dustjacket, rubs, tears


Clean, tight with cover tears on spine-head and rear panel. View more info

Savage Sleep

By: BRAND, Millen

Price: $8.75

Publisher: New York, Crown: 1968

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOOKS020068I

Condition: Fair to good, bumps, runs, rear water staining on boards, dj


Clean, tight text. Edgewear, creases on dustjacket flaps, water stain damage. Good reading copy. View more info

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The Jebson Kids

By: BURKE, Fern

Price: $8.75

Publisher: New York, Softcover Library: 1966

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOOKS014982I

Condition: Good mass mkt paperback, bumps, rubs, top-edge fading


Clean, tight. Novel of unconventional love among teens of the 1960s: She's a nymphomaniac, he's homosexual. Cultural artifact. View more info

Playing the Game

By: BURUMA, Ian

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus Giroux: 1991

Edition: 1st American

Seller ID: BOOKS035415I

Condition: Very good in very good dustjacket, no remainder marks


Author's first novel. Clean, tight with light dustjacket rubs. View more info

Monsieur Paul

By: CALET, Henri; McKEE, Douglas, translator

Price: $9.75

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton: 1953

Edition: Stated 1st

Seller ID: BOOKS025526I

Condition: Good, bumps, rubs, edgewear; no dustjacket


Clean, tight, crisp with coverboard edgewear. View more info

Miracle on San Jaime

By: CANTWELL, John

Price: $20.75

Publisher: Philadelphia, Chilton: 1959

Edition: Stated 1st

Seller ID: BOOKS028365I

Condition: Good, bumps, rubs, publisher stamps; good dj, rubs, edgewear


Publisher stamps on top and bottom edges and free endpapers. Otherwise, clean, tight in attractive dustjacket. View more info

Parallelogram

By: CAPLAN, Thomas

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1987

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOOKS024754I

Condition: Very good in very good dustjacket


Clean, crisp, tight with light dustjacket rubs. View more info

The Horse of Selene

By: CASEY, Juanita

Price: $8.75

Publisher: New York, Grossman: 1972

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOOKS012459I

Condition: Ex-library/bumps/rubs/stamps/pkt, else good; good dj


Clean, tight interior. First novel by Irish poet. Good reading copy. View more info