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1 Krementz, Jill The Writer's Desk (Signed)
USA Random House 1996 0679450149 / 9780679450146 Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
First Random House Printing. An exceptionally fine copy in an unclipped and mylar protected near fine dustjacket. Signed by Krementz--wife of author Kurt Vonnegut-- with her red heart on the first ffep. A beautiful and scarce book in extremely collectible condition. For anyone who collects or sells books, this is the tour de force of photos and captions showing writer's at work in their own homes. 54 of the most prominent authors of the last half century. Introduction by John Updike. Learn how authors such as Eudora Welty, Stephen King, John Cheever, E. B. White, Kurt Vonnegut (Krementz late husband), Tennessee Williams, William Styron, and many more---write, habits, time of day, how they feel about their craft, etc.one of the best books of the last 20 years. Includes writers of fiction, poetry, politics, all genres. Full Random House 2-9 numberline. Except for a very small 1/4 inch closed tear to the back bottom panel--would have been a fine/fine copy. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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Bagombo Snuff Box (Uncollected Short Fiction) Twice Signed With Self-Caricature, Vonnegut, Kurt
2 Vonnegut, Kurt Bagombo Snuff Box (Uncollected Short Fiction) Twice Signed With Self-Caricature
USA Putnam 1999 0399145052 / 9780399145056 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
A fine copy in a fine and unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by Vonnegut with a personalized self-character complete with ever present cigarette along with the inscription-and dated "04/04/00" (see digital photos). In addition, there is a second signature--bolder--on the half-title page. Full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. The dustjacket is complete, unclipped and fine. Signed personalized copies of Vonnegut titles are quite scarce--and his popularity has grown immensely since the publication of his books--he was an amazing artist and doodler as well as beloved author--and his art and lithographs are also highly prized by collectors. (We purchase first print Vonnegut titles in near-fine to fine condition). 
Price: 475.00 USD
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Bluebeard (Signed Twice with Self-Caricature), Vonnegut, Kurt
3 Vonnegut, Kurt Bluebeard (Signed Twice with Self-Caricature)
USA Delacorte Press 1987 0385295901 / 9780385295901 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
A superb fine copy in a just about fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy has been signed twice by Vonnegut-- on the half title page within a self-caricature drawing to "Don" and dated "4/6/88". Also, a larger sideways signature on the red front free endpaper with a large "PEACE". Signed Vonnegut's with character studies are becoming more and more collectible--as Vonnegut was well known for his doodling (his artwork is also highly collectible). A tight and clean copy in unread flawless condition--in a likewise fine dustjacket. Protected in an acrylic dustjacket covering. Digital photos available upon request. We purchase Vonnegut titles in near fine to fine condition. 
Price: 475.00 USD
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Bluebeard (Signed with
4 Vonnegut, Kurt Bluebeard (Signed with "Peace" and Self-Caricature)
USA Delacorte Press 1987 0385295901 / 9780385295901 First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Fine "Peace"
A near-fine copy in an unclipped and fine dustjacket. This copy has the very rare signature within a self-caricature of the author and his much used wish for "Peace" on the red front free endpaper. A truly beautiful collectible and scarce copy from the author of "Slaughterhouse Five". This copy has only a small amount of dustiness to the top and bottom end pages or would be fine. The dustjacket is unclipped and fine. A very nice copy. 
Price: 475.00 USD
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Dead-Eye Dick (First Printing), Vonnegut, Kurt
5 Vonnegut, Kurt Dead-Eye Dick (First Printing)
USA Delacorte 1982 0440017807 / 9780440017806 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
A fine copy in a fine unclipped dustjacket. Tight and clean--superb collectible condition. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Galapagos (First Printing), Vonnegut, Kurt
6 Vonnegut, Kurt Galapagos (First Printing)
USA Delacorte 1985 0385294166 / 9780385294164 First Printing Hardcover Fine Near-Fine 
A fine copy in an unclipped and near-fine dustjacket. First printing with $16.95 on dustjacket flap. Very small and light ink stamp to the front free endpaper. Dustjacket is complete with only the lightest of rub to the panels or would also be fine. Surprisingly difficult to find this title by Vonnegut in this kind of superb condition. From the author of "Slaughterhouse Five" and "Player Piano". 
Price: 110.00 USD
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Galapagos (Signed 1st Printing with Self Caricature), Vonnegut, Kurt
7 Vonnegut, Kurt Galapagos (Signed 1st Printing with Self Caricature)
USA Delacorte Press 1985 0385294166 / 9780385294164 First Printing Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
A fine copy in a near fine and unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by Vonnegut with a personalized self-character complete with ever present cigarette along with the inscription "Peace And Plenty"--although not inscribed to anyone in particular. The dustjacket is complete and shows only the very lightest of rub to the panels--or would also be fine. Signed personalized copies of Vonnegut titles are scarce--Vonnegut was an amazing artist and doodler as well as an author--and his art and lithographs are also highly prized by collectors. A superb collectible copy. (We purchase first print Vonnegut titles in near-fine to fine condition). Photograph shows glare from dustjacket covering. 
Price: 450.00 USD
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Hocus Pocus (Signed with 2 Caricatures), Vonnegut, Kurt
8 Vonnegut, Kurt Hocus Pocus (Signed with 2 Caricatures)
USA Putnam 1990 0399135243 / 9780399135248 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
A superb fine copy in an equally fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by Vonnegut with two separate caricatures--better known as his doodling. A totally tight and clean copy in flawless condition. The dustjacket is unclipped and also fine. Very scarce to find signed with a caricature--and even more so with two. Vonnegut was well known for his doodling and artwork. 
Price: 395.00 USD
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Hocus Pocus (Signed with Caricature), Vonnegut, Kurt
9 Vonnegut, Kurt Hocus Pocus (Signed with Caricature)
USA Putnam 1990 0399135243 / 9780399135248 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
A superb and fine copy in a fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed with two caricatures by Vonnegut--scarce to find with self caricatures in this kind of fine condition. Tight and clean--in flawless condition. 
Price: 375.00 USD
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Hocus-Pocus (First Printing), Vonnegut, Kurt
10 Vonnegut, Kurt Hocus-Pocus (First Printing)
USA Putnam 1990 0399135243 / 9780399135248 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
A fine copy in a fine unclipped dustjacket. First Print copy designated on the copyright page. A tight and clean copy in collectible condition. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Wampeters, Foma & Granfalloons (Signed & Dated With Self-Caricature), Vonnegut, Kurt
11 Vonnegut, Kurt Wampeters, Foma & Granfalloons (Signed & Dated With Self-Caricature)
USA Delacorte Press 1974 0440087171 / 9780440087175 First Printing Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
A superb and fine copy in an unclipped and near-fine dustjacket. This copy is signed by Vonnegut within a self-caricature of himself on the front blue free endpaper and dated "Nov. 1975". An early signature with the "Jr" before Vonnegut elected to eliminate the designation. A tight and clean unmarked copy--so difficult to find in this superb condition. The dustjacket is complete and unclipped with just the tiniest bit of edgewear to the upper front panel--almost not enough to mention. Stated first printing on the copyright page. Dedicated to his wife and well known author photographer Jill Krementz. A very nice copy. Photograph may show glare--from dustjacket covering only. 
Price: 395.00 USD
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Who Am I This Time? For Romeos and Juliets--(Rare Signed Copy), Vonnegut, Kurt
12 Vonnegut, Kurt Who Am I This Time? For Romeos and Juliets--(Rare Signed Copy)
USA Redpath Press 1987 1556280270 / 9781556280276 First Edition (Redpath Press) Hard Paper Wraps Fine No Jacket Issued 
A very scarce signed copy in hard paper wraps (softcover) in fine condition. This copy is signed by Vonnegut on the title page and dated "9/2/89". First printing from the Redpath Press 1987--taken from the 1961 Delacorte Press publication of "Welcome To The Monkey House". Fine condition with just a tiny bit of darkening to the extremities--although not really enough to change the grading. This title signed is very scarce and should be a must have for all serious Vonnegut collectors. We purchase Vonnegut titles in near fine to fine condition. 
Price: 450.00 USD
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13 Vonnegut, Kurt Jr. The Sirens of Titan (First Printing)
USA Dell 1959 First Printing Hard Paper Wraps (Paperback) Near Fine No Jacket Richard Powers 
From the collection of Seattle area Architect and prolific collector Donald Olsen--A near fine copy in hard paper wraps (paperback). First Dell Printing--and stated "First Printing" on the copyright page. Near fine with only slioght and nominal shelfwear--mostly to the spine and extremities. A clean and tight copy internally--page edges solid blue stain. A very nice copy. Many consider this to be Vonnegut's finest work. 
Price: 575.00 USD
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Timequake (Signed with Self-Caricature
14 Vonnegut. Kurt Timequake (Signed with Self-Caricature")
USA Putnam 1997 0399137378 / 9780399137372 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine "Peace" "Joy"
From the collection of Seattle Architect and prolific bookman Donald Olsen--a superb "As New" copy in an equally fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed on the half-title page by the author within a self-caricature along with the words "Peace" and "Joy". This copy has all the feel of a brand new book--opened only for the signature and then set aside boxed and only recently offered. Signed books with doodles from Vonnegut are exceedingly hard to find--and his art and doodling are becoming equally sought after and collectible. 
Price: 365.00 USD
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