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The World of Willa Cather

By: Bennett, Mildred R.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead: 1951

Edition: First

Seller ID: cfe12588


First Printing 1951. A superb fine copy in a near fine dustjacket. The early life of Pulitzer Prize winning author Willa Cather--in and around Red Cloud, Nebraska. A beautifully preserved copy with only a little bit of dustiness to the page edges. The dustjacket is price clipped with only a little bit of chipping and edgewear to the usual places--head and heel of the spine. A must have for the Cather collector--written by a woman who taught some of the children connected... View more info

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People of the Book (Signed First Printing)

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A. , Viking Press : 2008

Seller ID: cfe10360


First Edition/First Printing 2008. Signed by the Pulitzer prize winning author on the title page. As New stunning copy in very fine dustjacket--protected in BrodArt covering. A remarkable new work of fiction by the Pulitzer winner of "March". This story centers around a very rare illuminated book and how the effects of war and hatred change history in so many ways. Similar in scope to "The Red Violin", Brooks unwraps the mystery of the book through clues left behind from... View more info

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People of the Book (Signed)

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Viking Press: 2008

Seller ID: cfe10361


First Edition/First Printing 2008. Signed by the Pulitzer Prize winner on the title page. As New handsome copy in very fine dustjacket--protected in BrodArt covering. A remarkable new work of fiction by the Pulitzer winner of "March". This story centers around a very rare illuminated book and how the effects of hatred and racism changed history. Similar in scope to "The Red Violin" -Brooks unwraps the mystery of the book through clues left behind from inside the book---... View more info

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People of the Book (Signed)

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, VIKING: 2008

Seller ID: cfe10368


First Edition/First Printing 2008. An "As New" splendid copy in a very fine BrodArt glassine protected dustjacket-signed by the author on the title page. From the Pulitzer Prize winning author of "March". Brooks has struck gold again with a top 10 bestseller about the mystery surrounding a rare illuminated book/manuscript that flows in the same vein as "Red Violin". Brooks slowly and methodically lays out small physical clues found in the book that gives the reader clues... View more info

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March (Signed Hard Wraps- Pulitzer)

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $95.00

Publisher: E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A., Penguin USA: 2006

Seller ID: cfe10374


First Edition/Signed by author on title page. This is an unread very fine paperback copy of the Pulitzer Prize winning novel of 2006 from Geraldine Brooks. Signed recently by the author in New York City at a much publicized signing event for her new novel, "The People of the Book" which is also rumoured to be on the short list for the Pulitzer--along with Hosseini's "A Thousand Splendid Suns". Based on the character "Captain March" (father and Civil War Chaplain) from Lo... View more info

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March (Signed Pulitzer Prize)

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Viking Press: 2005

Seller ID: cfe10397


First Edition/First Printing. A signed collector's copy as new in a fine flawless dustjacket. Pulitzer prize winning novel of war and how war and suffering can change how we adapt to handle situations we normally would not be forced to face. How much we change is clearly more than one would ever imagine. Shipped bubble wrapped in a carton--100% Satisfaction Guarantee. View more info

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People of the Book (Signed First Printing)

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A. , Viking Press : 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cfe10398


First Edition/First Printing 2008. A collector's condition signed copy As New in a flawless dustjacket. Unread condition protected in BrodArt. Brooks takes the reader on a journey throughout Europe over centuries to find out the originating story behind an illuminated book with particular important significance. By the Pulitzer Prize winning author of "March". Shipped carefully wrapped in tissue and bubble wrapped carton. View more info

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March (Signed Pulitzer Prize)

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 2005

Edition: First

Seller ID: cfe10653


First Edition/First Printing 2005. Pulitzer Prize. Rare first print copy-- a stunning unread and very fine copy signed by Geraldine March on the title page in an equally very fine dustjacket- protected in a Brod Art glassine wrapper. This is Ms. March's Pulitzer Prize winning novel based on the character of "Captain March" from Louisa Alcott's "Little Women"---and used as a vehicle to cover the moral complexity and brutality of war. Ms. Brooks gathered much of her inform... View more info

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March (Signed Pulitzer Prize)

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 2005

Edition: First

Seller ID: cfe10952


First Printing (1-10) A stunning first printing of a Pulitzer Prize winning novel--fine in a fine unclipped and mylar protected dustjacket. There is only the previous owner's name written neatly in ink on the front free endpaper--otherwise book and D/J are in flawless condition. The suprise winner of the Pulitzer Prize for literature in 2005---Brooks very inventive story of the perspective of the Civil War from the "Captain March" father character from Alcott's "Little W... View more info

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My Mortal Enemy (First Printing)

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $215.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1926

Edition: First

Seller ID: cfe12352


First Edition/First State 1926. A very handsome copy in near fine condition without the frail and scarce dustjacket. Light age toning only--a very clean interior and bright exterior--see digital scan. Title is almost faded from spine--otherwise remarkably collectable. View more info

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Sapphira and the Slave Girl

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cfe12564


First Printing 1940. From the collection of M. B. Goldstone-with his custom gold plate lightly affixed on the front pastedown. A fine copy in a very good unclipped dustjacket. A little dustiness to the page edges and cloth spine--but was protected by the dustjacket over the years to practically eliminate the usual bleaching of the spine that is normal for this title. A clean and tight copy otherwise. The dustjacket is complete except for a minor amount of chipping to the... View more info

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Sapphira and the Slave Girl

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $145.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cfe12565


First Edition--Complimentary Advance Copy. Unlike the first trade edition--this complimentary edition says "First Edition" on the copyright page, and the wording to "A Note on The Design" at rear is also a little different. This is a nice and tight copy, clean interior with a bright green cloth front board and paper label. The spine has the usual tone darkening--instead of green it is now almost tan--which is quite common for this title. Without the darkening to the clo... View more info

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On Writing

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cfe12575


First Printing 1949. From the collection of M. B. Goldstone--with his custom gold bookplate lightly attached to the front pastedown. A nice copy in fine condition--in an unclipped and very good dustjacket. This copy has just some very light age toning to the dustjacket--and some edgewear and chipping to the head and heel of the spine. There is one 3/4 inch closed end repaired tear to the rear panel on the bottom--not part of any lettering or decoration. Protected in a Br... View more info

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Youth and The Bright Medusa

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cfe12569


First Printing. From the collection of M.B. Goldstone, with his distinctive gold bookplate lightly attached to the front pastedown. Goldstone's collection was recently auctioned off (along with is brother--the Steinbeck bibliographer) with some of his titles setting records at auction in NY. A very good copy in green cloth with purple top stain (somewhat faded) and uncut edges elsewhere. A little darkening to the cloth spine with the title hard to read. Clean interior pa... View more info

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Obscure Destinies

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $245.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cfe12570


First Printing. From the collection of M.B. Goldstone, with his distinctive gold bookplate lightly attached to the front pastedown and his signature in pencil to the upper corner of the ffep. Green cloth boards with paper labels to front board and spine. A tight and square fine copy with an unmarked interior. A very good plus dustjacket which is price clipped (all copies were price clipped by the publisher)--light age toning--mostly to the spine. Light orange top stain. ... View more info

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Not Under Forty

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $185.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cfe12592


First Printing 1936. From the recent auction of noted collector M. B. Goldstone--with his famous gold custom bookplate loosely attached to the front pastedown--along with notations and his signature in pencil to the front free endpaper. A near fine copy in lime green with charcoal decorations and lettering to the front board and spine. A little dustiness to the cloth and page edges only. Top stain unfaded. An unclipped ($2.00) dustjacket in excellent condition except for... View more info

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Middlesex

By: Eugenides, Jeffrey

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 2002

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe13004


First Printing. From the Donald S. Olson collection of Modern Firsts. A superb fine copy in an unclipped and fine dustjacket. Signed by Eugenides directly on to the title page--signature only. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Author of "Virgin Suicides". An fine copy with the crispness of an unopened book. From a recent auction with the auction tag laid in--protected in Brodart jacket cover and will be shipped Priority mail at media mail pricing. An even better novel that ... View more info

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The Fable

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $295.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1954

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe13058


First Printing. A superb fine unmarked copy in an unclipped ($4.75) and very good plus dustjacket. This copy is tight, square and totally clean throughout the interior and exterior. An unblemished copy with only one small pen mark to the bottom text block (about 3/4" long and thin and wavy). The dustjacket is complete and unclipped--with one 1" closed end tear to the top middle of the front panel and one closed end tear along the upper spine--along with some chipping to ... View more info

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The Town

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $480.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1957

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe13055


First Printing. From the recently auctioned collection of Donald S. Olson. A superb near fine copy in an unmarked and unblemished fine dustjacket. The second in the trilogy of the Snopes family. A tight and clean copy in red cloth with unfaded gilt lettering. There are only very small darkened areas at the bottom of the front pastedown and endpaper--where apparently a bit of newsprint had been left in this copy--only affects about a 1/2" by 2" area on the pastedown which... View more info

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The Town

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $450.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1957

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe13094


First Printing. From the Donald S. Olson collection of modern firsts. A superb and fine copy in a fine and unclipped dustjacket. As near as flawless a copy as you will fine--mild uniform age toning only--mostly some dustiness to the page edges and a tiny bit of fade towards the spine on the green topstain. The dustjacket is unclipped and complete--one small closed end tear to the rear panel with just some light age toning to the rear panel---or would also be fine. A spec... View more info