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A Case of Need (Signed First Printing), Crichton, Michael
1 Crichton, Michael A Case of Need (Signed First Printing)
New York Dutton 1993 0525938028 / 9780525938026 First Hardcover 
First Dutton edition (1-12) stated July 1993. Fine in a fine and unclipped dustjacket. Signed by Crichton on the title page. Author Michael Crichton writing as Jeffery Hudson. A work of fiction concerning the modern hospital, abortion, politics, etc..in very collectable condition--unread condition. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Binary (First Print Copy), Crichton, Michael
2 Crichton, Michael Binary (First Print Copy)
New York Knopf 1972 0394479874 / 9780394479873 First Hardcover 
First Edition/First Printing 1972. Writing as John Lange, a handsome and fine copy of a Michael Crichton thriller in an unclipped and fine dustjacket A very collectable copy. A political suspense thriller about a plan to exterminate the entire population of San Diego during the Republican Convention on 1972. 
Price: 140.00 USD
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Five Patients- The Hospital Explained (First Printing), Crichton, Michael
3 Crichton, Michael Five Patients- The Hospital Explained (First Printing)
New York Knopf 1970 First Cloth 
First Edition/First Printing 1970. Fine in a fine and unclipped dustjacket. Red cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Not price clipped ($5.95). In remarkably new condition. One small bump to bottom of front board only. The basis for the author's TV Series "E. R" and his first work at non-fiction. Concerns the stories of 5 patients who enter the hospital system and how the hospital works to treat patients. Crichton was a Harvard educated M.D. who also worked at Mass General in Boston. Collectable condition--small spot at bottom of photo is not part of the book 
Price: 130.00 USD
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Rising Sun (Signed First Printing), Crichton, Michael
4 Crichton, Michael Rising Sun (Signed First Printing)
New York Knopf 1992 0394589424 / 9780394589428 First Hardcover 
First Edition/First Printing 1992. A handsome and very good copy in a fine and unclipped dustjacket--this copy signed by the author on the title page. There is one small bump to the top rear board that has been nicely repaired but still is noticable. Dustjacket is as new. A study of business as "war" with high stakes and Japanese and American conglomerates. A very collectable copy. 
Price: 140.00 USD
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The Andromeda Strain (First Japanese Printing), Crichton, Michael
5 Crichton, Michael The Andromeda Strain (First Japanese Printing)
Tokyo, Japan Charles Tuttle 1969 First Hardcover 
First Edition/First Printing 1969. A very rare copy of the first Japanese release of Michael Crichton's best known work of fiction. A fine copy in a fine and unclipped dustjacket with both the price in US$ ($2.75) and in Japanese yen. Japanese characters to the dustjacket front cover top. This is a fine unread copy with only the tiniest of wear to the bottom board edges and corners where a little bit of the white boards shows through the green coloring--otherwise as new. A very collectable copy of the author's first novel--reflecting his background interest in medicine and disease which he learned at Harvard University before he began his writing career. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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Paris Trout (Signed First Printing), Dexter, Pete
6 Dexter, Pete Paris Trout (Signed First Printing)
Westminster Maryland Random House 1988 0394563700 / 9780394563701 First Hardcover Fine 
First Edition/First Printing 1988. A handsome copy in fine condition in an unclipped and near fine dustjacket--this copy is signed by the author on the title page. Light rubbing and edgwear to dustjacket only--no tears or chipping. Winner of the National Book Award. From the author of "Deadwood". 
Price: 85.00 USD
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The Beast God Forgot To Invent (Signed First Print), Harrison, Jim
7 Harrison, Jim The Beast God Forgot To Invent (Signed First Print)
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 2000 0871138212 / 9780871138217 First Hardcover 
First Edition/First Printing 2000. A handsome fine copy in an unclipped and fine dustjacket. This copy is signed by Harrison on the title page. In unopened condition--only opened for the signature. A compilation of three short novellas including the title work. From one of America's most prolific authors--always fun to read. A very collectible copy. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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From Here To Eternity (Signed & Inscribed First Print), Jones, James
8 Jones, James From Here To Eternity (Signed & Inscribed First Print)
New York Scribner's 1951 First Cloth "For Myrtle- All The Best"
First Edition/First Printing 1951. Scribner's first printing with the "A". A near fine copy in a near fine dustjacket that has been price clipped. This copy is signed and inscribed "For Myrtle- All The Best". Just mildly aged toned-- a very clean copy. Tight and square with no spine give--despite the thickness. Myrtle's name and address is nicely written on the front free endpaper. The dustjacket is near fine with very minimal edgewear and chipping--a couple of very small closed end tears at the spine head and at the end of the rear top flap--a bright and colorful dustjacket in remarkable condition--see digital photo. Additional photos available upon request. Winner of the National Book Award and is considered by many to be the best WWII novel written. Jones also wrote "The Thin Red Line" and more than likely influenced many other writers--including Tim O'Brien. 
Price: 575.00 USD
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African Silences (Signed 1st Printing), Matthiessen, Peter
9 Matthiessen, Peter African Silences (Signed 1st Printing)
Westminster, Maryland Random House 1991 0679400214 / 9780679400219 First Hardcover Fine Fine 
First Edition/First Printing 1991. A superb first print copy in fine condition in an unclipped and fine dustjacket. Signed by the author on the title page--signature only. Decorated pastedowns and endpapers with beautiful maps of Africa and the wildlife survey of 1978. Matthiessen is the winner of the National Book award for "The Snow Leopard" and also wrote "At Play In The Fields of The Lord"--which was nominated for the National Book Award. A terrific collectible copy. The sad story of the plight of African wildlife--ravaged by poaching and encroachment of farming. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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African Silences (Signed First Print), Matthiessen, Peter
10 Matthiessen, Peter African Silences (Signed First Print)
Westminster, Maryland Random House 1991 0679400214 / 9780679400219 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
First Edition/First Printing 1991. A stunning first print copy in fine condition in an unclipped and equally fine dustjacket--this copy signed by Matthiessen on the title page directly below his name. Decorated pastedowns and endpapers with beautiful maps of Africa and the wildlife survey of 1978. Matthiessen is the winner of the National Book award for "The Snow Leopard" and also wrote "At Play In The Fields of The Lord"--which was nominated for the National Book Award. A terrific collectable copy. The sad story of the plight of African wildlife--ravaged by poaching and encroachment of farming. All signatures are guaranteed. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Blue Meridian: The Search For The Great White Shark (Signed), Matthiessen, Peter
11 Matthiessen, Peter Blue Meridian: The Search For The Great White Shark (Signed)
Westminster, Maryland Random House 1971 0394462165 / 9780394462165 First Hardcover 
From the recently released collection of Paramount Movie Exec David Wallerstein and wife Caroline Riesor Rau--First Edition/First Printing 1971. A superb copy in fine condition in a near fine and unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed & inscribed to "David & Caroline" by the author on the title page. Light age toning only. Cream colored linen cloth boards with silver & gold lettering and decorations of several sharks. Mapped pastedowns and endpapers. Dustjacket has one closed end tear and light rubbing only. A very collectible copy written earlier in the author's career. Matthiessen won the National Book Award for both fiction and non-fiction. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Bone by Bone (Signed First Print), Matthiessen, Peter
12 Matthiessen, Peter Bone by Bone (Signed First Print)
New York Random House 1999 0375501029 / 9780375501029 First Hardcover Fine Fine 
First Edition/First Printing 1999. The capstone of the Watson trilogy, winner of the National Book Award for fiction. Matthiessen is one of a very few writers to be nominated for the National Book Award for Fiction and Non-Fiction alike. Many consider "Bone by Bone" his finest work of fiction. Together with "Killing Mr. Watson" and "Lost Man's River"---"Bone by Bone" is the final book in the "Watson Trilogy" that and develops the real life character-"C.J. Watson"--who was gunned down by a posse of fearful neighbors before WWI. Fine in a fine dustjacket, unclipped, and signed by the author on the title page. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Bone By Bone (Signed First Print), Matthiessen, Peter
13 Matthiessen, Peter Bone By Bone (Signed First Print)
Westminster, Maryland Random House 1999 0375501029 / 9780375501029 First Hardcover 
First Edition/First Printing 1999. A stunning copy fine in a fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by Matthiessen on the title page. The last installment of "The Watson Trilogy". Matthiessen is the co-founder of The Paris Book Review with William Styron. Available singularly or together as a trilogy for a discount. A very collectable copy. As new condition--unread. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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End of The Earth: Voyage to Antartica (Signed First Print), Matthiessen, Peter
14 Matthiessen, Peter End of The Earth: Voyage to Antartica (Signed First Print)
Washington D. C. National Geographic Society 2003 0792250591 / 9780792250593 First Printing Hardcover 
First Edition/First Stated Printing 2003. A stunning as new copy in an unclipped and fine dustjacket--this copy signed by Matthiessen on the title page. A rare signature from the two time winner of the National Book Award and one of our greatest American travel and nature writers. Matthiessen has accomplished more in his life than a dozen authors combined--he is even a Zen Buddhist priest. Through his writing he has inspired countless numbers of people to have a better regard for nature and the natural world. Published through the National Geographic Society and signed at the NG headquarters in Washington D.C. A superb collectible copy. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Indian Country (Signed First Print), Matthiessen, Peter
15 Matthiessen, Peter Indian Country (Signed First Print)
New York Viking Press 1984 0670397873 / 9780670397877 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
From an auction of modern first editions with the auction tag laid into the book--First Edition 1984. A handsome copy in fine condition in a near fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by Matthiessen on the title page. Mild age toning and one very small stain to the top edge. Dustjacket has mild rubbing on the panels and an archival tape repair to a 3/4 inch closed end tear at rear---still overall a nice collectible copy protected in a BrodArt jacket covering. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Killing Mister Watson (Signed First Print), Matthiessen, Peter
16 Matthiessen, Peter Killing Mister Watson (Signed First Print)
Westminster Maryland Random House 1990 0394554000 / 9780394554006 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
From an auction of first editions with the auction tag laid into the book. First Edition/First Printing 1990. A handsome first print copy in very fine condition in an unclipped and near fine dustjacket. This copy is signed by Matthiessen on the title page. The dustjacket has only a couple of small tiny creases to the bottom rear panel below the bar code. The book itself is as new-unopened condition. The first book of the "Watson Trilogy". Matthiessen is a novelist, nature writer, zen buddhist monk, and co-founder of The Paris Book Review with William Styron. A very collectible copy. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Lost Man's River (Signed First Print), Matthiessen, Peter
17 Matthiessen, Peter Lost Man's River (Signed First Print)
Westminster Maryland Random House 1997 0679403779 / 9780679403777 First Hardcover 
First Edition/First Printing 1997. A handsome first print copy in very fine condition in an unclipped and fine dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page. This is the second installment of "The Watson Trilogy"--Matthiessen's brilliant set of novels which set the standard for American fiction in the last 20 years. Nominated for the National Book Award in both fiction and non fiction, Matthiessen is the co-founder of The Paris Book Review with William Styron. One of the giants of American writing. A very collectable copy---available singularly or together in the trilogy for a combined discount. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Men's Lives (Signed First British Printing), Matthiessen, Peter
18 Matthiessen, Peter Men's Lives (Signed First British Printing)
London Collins Harvill 1988 0002725193 / 9780002725194 First British Cloth Fine Near Fine 
First Edition/First Printing 1988. A superb copy in fine condition in an unclipped and near fine dustjacket- signed by Matthiessen on the title page. Only the lightest of shelfwear rubbing to the dustjacket--which is now protected in a BrodArt jacket cover. Unread condition. Matthiessen's look into the fishermen of Eastern Long Island--where he lived for 35 years--a rough way of life that has stood the test of time. A very collectible copy by the National Book Award winning author of "The Snow Leopard". Signature guaranteed. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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On The River Styx and Other Stories (Signed First Print), Matthiessen, Peter
19 Matthiessen, Peter On The River Styx and Other Stories (Signed First Print)
Westminster, Maryland Random House 1989 0394553993 / 9780394553993 First Hardcover 
First Edition/First Printing 1989. A stunning and fine copy in an unclipped and fine dustjacket--this copy signed by Matthiessen on the half title page. A compilation of 10 stories by the National Book Award author of "The Snow Leopard" and "At Play In The Fields Of The Lord". A very collectable copy in tip top condition. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Sand Rivers (Signed 1st Printing), Matthiessen, Peter
20 Matthiessen, Peter Sand Rivers (Signed 1st Printing)
New York Viking Press 1981 0670616966 / 9780670616961 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
From an auction of modern first editions with the auction tag laid into the book--a fine copy in a fine unclipped dustjacket--this copy is signed by Matthiessen on the title page--signature only. A tight, clean and unmarked copy. Dustjacket is unclipped and protected in archival protection--fine. Beautiful writing by Matthiessen and beautiful photos by Hugo Van Lawick. Great collectible copy. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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