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Age Of Iron (Signed 1st Printing), Coetzee, J. M.
1 Coetzee, J. M. Age Of Iron (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Random House 1990 0394588592 / 9780394588599 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
From an auction of modern first editions and the collection of Donald Olsen--A superb copy in fine condition in a fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only. A tight and clean copy. Coetzee is the Nobel Prize winning author of "Disgrace", "Boyhood" and "The Lives Of Animals". Tight and clean--this is a flawless copy in gift quality condition. 
Price: 145.00 USD
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Age Of Iron (Signed 1st Printing), Coetzee, J. M.
2 Coetzee, J. M. Age Of Iron (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Random House 1990 0394588592 / 9780394588599 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
A superb copy in fine condition in a fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only. A tight and clean copy. The dustjacket is now protected by a dustjacket covering. Coetzee is the Nobel Prize winning author of "Disgrace", "Boyhood" and "The Lives Of Animals". Tight and clean--this is a flawless copy in gift quality condition. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Disgrace (Signed 1st Printing), Coetzee, J. M.
3 Coetzee, J. M. Disgrace (Signed 1st Printing)
New York Viking Press 1999 0670887315 / 9780670887316 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
From an auction of modern first editions--with the auction tag still laid into this copy--a fine copy in a fine and unclipped dustjacket. This copy has been signed by the author on the title page--signature only--without any inscriptions. Winner of the Booker Prize for Literature in 1999 and Coetzee would go on to win the Nobel Prize for literature. Gift quality condition. Full numberline 1-10 on the copyright page. 
Price: 195.00 USD
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Disgrace (Signed), Coetzee, J. M.
4 Coetzee, J. M. Disgrace (Signed)
New York Viking 1999 0670887315 / 9780670887316 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
From an auction of modern first editions--with the auction tag laid into the book--a fine copy in a near fine and unclipped dustjacket. This copy has been signed by the author on the title page--signature only. A tight and clean copy with no interior markings. The dustjacket is complete and unclipped with only marginal rubbing to the rear cover only. Second printing with the Booker Prize notation on the front panel--part of the printed jacket and not a sticker--gift quality condition and signed by the author. 
Price: 195.00 USD
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Elizabeth Costello (Signed 1st Printing), Coetzee, J. M.
5 Coetzee, J. M. Elizabeth Costello (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Viking Press 2003 0670031305 / 9780670031306 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
From an auction of modern first editions and the collection of Donald Olsen--A superb copy in fine condition in a fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only. A tight and clean copy. Coetzee is the Nobel Prize winning author of "Disgrace", "Boyhood" and "The Lives Of Animals". Tight and clean--this is a flawless copy in gift quality condition. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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The Lives Of Animals (Signed 1st Printing), Coetzee, J. M.
6 Coetzee, J. M. The Lives Of Animals (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Princeton University Press 1999 0691004439 / 9780691004433 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
From an auction of modern first editions and the collection of Donald Olsen--A superb copy in fine condition in a fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only. A tight and clean copy. Coetzee is the Nobel Prize winning author of "Disgrace", "Boyhood" and "Elizabeth Costello", and more. Tight and clean copy----this is a flawless copy in gift quality condition. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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The Master Of Petersburg (Signed 1st Printing, Coetzee, J. M.
7 Coetzee, J. M. The Master Of Petersburg (Signed 1st Printing
New York Viking Press 1994 0670855871 / 9780670855872 First Printing Hardcover As New Fine 
From an auction of modern first editions-which included a complete Auction Lot of Coetzee titles--and with the auction tag laid into the book--an "As New" copy in a fine and unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only. This is an unread copy with the crispness of a brand new book. Protected in an acrylic dustjacket covering. Flawless gift quality--tight and clean. Coetzee is a Nobel Laureate. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Headbirths or The Germans Are Dying Out (Signed 1st Printing), Grass, Gunter
8 Grass, Gunter Headbirths or The Germans Are Dying Out (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Harcourt Brace Jovonovich 1980 0151396000 / 9780151396009 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 likewise fine unclipped dustjacket. This superb copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only with a caricature of eyes shedding tears (see digital scan). Clean tight and bright copy with no evidence of previous ownership--superb gift quality condition. 
Price: 140.00 USD
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Local Anaesthetic (Signed 1st Printing), Grass, Gunter
9 Grass, Gunter Local Anaesthetic (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Harcourt Brace Jovonovich 1970 First Printing Hardcover Fine Very Good+ 
From an auction of modern first editions with an almost complete auction Lot of Gunter Grass Novels--and with the auction tag laid into the book--A superb fine copy in an unclipped and very good plus dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author--signature only-- on the golden front free endpaper. A tight and clean copy with no evidence of previous ownership. The dustjacket has light shallow edgewear to the head of the spine and moderate edgewear to the heel--otherwise the dustjacket would also be fine. Protected in an acrylic acetate dustjacket cover. Grass was the Nobel Prize winning author of "The Tin Drum"--who led a fascinating--although quite controversial --life, who railed against the war-like nature of man and the danger it meant to our overall survival--only to reveal in 2006 that he was a former member of the Waffen SS. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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The Call Of   The Toad (Signed 1st Printing), Grass, Gunter
10 Grass, Gunter The Call Of The Toad (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Harcourt Brace Jovonovich 1992 0151257434 / 9780151257430 First Printing Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
From an auction of modern first editions with the auction tag laid into the book--a fine copy in a likewise fine unclipped dustjacket. This lovely copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only with a caricature of himself with moustache-see digital scan. Clean tight and bright copy with no evidence of previous ownership. The dustjacket is complete with just a little modest shelfwear rubbing on the back panel only--almost not enough to mention. Protected in an archival jacket cover and will be shipped Priority mail at no charge within the USA. 
Price: 140.00 USD
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The Meeting At Telgte (Signed 1st Printing), Grass, Gunter
11 Grass, Gunter The Meeting At Telgte (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Harcourt Brace Jovonovich 1981 0151585881 / 9780151585885 First Printing Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
From a recent auction of modern firsts--with the auction tag tipped in. A superb fine copy in an unclipped and near fine dustjacket--signed by the author on the half title page--without any inscriptions. A superb copy--with just a little dustiness to the top page edge. The dustjacket is complete and has just a touch of very mild shelfwear rubbing to the panel edges--or would also be fine--a gift quality collectible copy from a superb and controversial novelist and winner of the Nobel Prize. Grass recently passed away in Germany--although he was born in what is now Gdansk. For years he had railed against the atrocities of war--only to admit in 2006 that he was a former member of the Waffen SS-during the waning days of WWII -which shocked Germany and the World. Grass is the author of "The Tin Drum". 
Price: 150.00 USD
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The Rat (Signed 1st Printing), Grass, Gunter
12 Grass, Gunter The Rat (Signed 1st Printing)
London Secker & Warburg 1987 0436187728 / 9780436187728 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 likewise fine unclipped dustjacket. This lovely copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only. Clean tight and bright copy. Small owner blind stamp to the front free endpaper--some paper toning to the pages as is normal for British publications. Otherwise a fine copy in collectible gift condition. Grass was the winner of the Nobel Prize for literature whose imagination created some very memorable and quite different books. Digital photo shows glare from flash on dustjacket protector--not representative of the actual dustjacket. 
Price: 145.00 USD
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Too Far Afield (Signed 1st Printing), Grass, Gunter
13 Grass, Gunter Too Far Afield (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Harcourt Brace Jovonovich 1995 0151002304 / 9780151002306 First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Fine 
From an auction of modern first editions and with the auction tag laid into the book--a near fine copy in a fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page without any inscriptions. A clean and tight copy with a dustjacket that is protected in an acrylic Brodart wrapper. Will be shipped free within the USA. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Two States-One Nation? (Signed 1st Printing), Grass, Gunter
14 Grass, Gunter Two States-One Nation? (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Harcourt Brace Jovonovich 1990 0151922705 / 9780151922703 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
From an auction of modern first editions --with the auction tag laid into the book--a superb and fine condition copy in a fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page without any inscriptions. A clean and tight copy with a dustjacket that is protected in an acrylic dustjacket wrapper. Will be shipped free within the USA. Gift quality condition. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Jazz (Signed 1st Printing), Morrison, Toni
15 Morrison, Toni Jazz (Signed 1st Printing)
Westminster, Maryland Knopf 1992 0679411674 / 9780679411673 First Printing Cloth Fine Near Fine 
From the recently auctioned collection of Donald S. Olson--with the auction tag tipped in. A superb copy in fine condition in an unclipped and near fine dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author without any inscription--to the title page. Light overall toning to the dustjacket--or would also be fine. A great collectable copy. Protected in archival dustjacket preservation and will be shipped Priority at media mail pricing. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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Jazz (Signed), Morrison, Toni
16 Morrison, Toni Jazz (Signed)
Westminster, Maryland Knopf 1992 0679411674 / 9780679411673 First Printing Cloth Fine Fine 
From the recently auctioned collection of Donald S. Olson with the auction tag laid ing. A superb and fine copy in an unclipped and fine dustjacket. Mint condition. Signed by the author on the title page and protected in archival jacket protector. Will be shipped Priority mail at media mail pricing. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Tar Baby, Morrison, Toni
17 Morrison, Toni Tar Baby
New York Knopf 1981 0394423291 / 9780394423296 First Printing Cloth Fine Near Fine 
First Printing. A fine copy in an unclipped ($11.95) and near fine dustjacket. This copy is boldly signed in gold ink directly on the title page without inscription. Light age toning and some very very slight edgewear to the cloth board edges. The dustjacket is bright and complete except for edgewear to one corner and some light rubbing to the back panel. There is also one miniscule 1/4" closed end tear to the bottom back panel near the ISBN number--hardly noticeable. Protected now in a new Durafold liner and will be shipped priority mail for media mail pricing. A very collectable copy acquired from a recent Bonham's and Butterfield's auction--with the auction paper number sheet still enclosed. 
Price: 165.00 USD
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Sweet Thursday (1st Printing), Steinbeck, John
18 Steinbeck, John Sweet Thursday (1st Printing)
New York Viking Press 1954 First Printing Cloth Fine Very Good 
First Edition/First Printing 1954. From the recently auctioned collection of M. B. Goldstone--a noted collector whose brother, Adrian (Homer)--was Steinbeck's bibliographer. A superb and near fine copy in an unclipped ($3.50) and near fine dustjacket. Light overall uniform age toning only. The dustjacket has some very slight chipping to the head and heel of the spine and a one inch closed end professionally repaired tear to the bottom of the front board--(very unnoticeable). First print copy with "June 1954" and a full photo of the author on the rear panel without ads. A truly handsome collectible copy. Clean and square, unmarked and with a bright dustjacket--Goldstone's penciled signature to the front free endpaper. More digital photos available upon request. 
Price: 495.00 USD
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THE FORGOTTEN VILLAGE, STEINBECK, JOHN
19 STEINBECK, JOHN THE FORGOTTEN VILLAGE
NEW YORK VIKING 1941 Decorative Cloth Very Good Very Good 
First Edition 1941. A very handsome copy in a very good dustjacket. Cream colored cloth with green lettering and decorations. There is a fine pictorial decoration of a Mexican farm worker at work on the front board. Inside pastedowns are stained a little darker with the previous owner's name on the front pastedown and rear pastedown. Exterior is only soiled slightly. Dustjacket has minor edgewear with some chipping to the spine top and bottom as expected. Two small closed end repaired tears to top rear of D/J. Mildly sunned on back D/J---otherwise very nice copy. 2nd printing before publication stated on copyright page. An unusual book for Steinbeck in that it is not fiction--he is telling the story of the coming of modern medicine to a Mexican village--put into film and narrated by Burgess Merideth. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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THE MOON IS DOWN, STEINBECK, JOHN
20 STEINBECK, JOHN THE MOON IS DOWN
NEW YORK VIKING 1942 Decorative Cloth Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6 FRANK LIEBERMAN 
First Edition second state in a very good + dust jacket with only very minor edge wear with a price clipped corner- DJ protected by mylar cover. One previous owner signature to front pastedown- otherwise very good. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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