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The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956 (An Experiment In Literary Investigation) Signed

By: Aleksandr Isaevich Solzhenitsyn

Price: $325.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Harper & Row: 1974

Inscription: "John"

Seller ID: cfe17527

ISBN: 0060139145

Condition: Near Fine


A near-fine copy in a very good price clipped dustjacket. This copy has been signed to "John" on the half title page by Solzhenitsyn. A tight copy in black cloth with only a bit of toning to the cloth and page edges--or would be fine. The dustjacket has moderate rubbing on both panels and a tiny bit of edgewear on the head and heel of the spine. This copy comes from the personal collection of author and acquaintance of Solzhentisyn--John Stoessinger--winner of the Bancroft Prize for History who served as Acting Director for the Political Affairs Division of the United Nations. Stoessinger wrot... View more info

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The Love Of A Good Woman (Signed 1st Printing)

By: Alice Munro

Price: $60.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Knopf: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe14044

ISBN: 0375403957

Condition: Fine


From an auction of modern first edition with the auction tag still tipped into the book--a fine copy in an unclipped and near fine dustjacket. This copy is signed on the title page by the author--signature only. Protected in a new acrylic dustjacket covering. Munro recently was awarded the Nobel Prize in Fiction for her lifelong work with story writing--of which this book is an example. A lovely copy. View more info

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What Was Mine (Signed 1st Printing)

By: Ann Beattie

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Random House: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe16508

ISBN: 067940077X

Condition: Fine


A fine copy in a fine and unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only without any inscription. A tight and very clean unread copy. Beattie is a master story teller. View more info

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The Burning House (Signed 1st Printing)

By: Ann Beattie

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Random House: 1982

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe16509

ISBN: 0394524942

Condition: Near Fine


A near-fine copy in a near- fine and unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only without any inscription. A tight and clean copy--with only a lightly tanned front free endpaper--where a newspaper clipping about the author was placed in the book. The unclipped dustjacket has just a small touch of edgewear or would be fine. Beattie is a master story teller. View more info

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Where You'll Fine Me (Signed 1st Printing)

By: Ann Beattie

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Linden Press: 1986

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe16511

ISBN: 067162220X

Condition: Fine


A fine copy in a near- fine and unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only without any inscription. A tight and very clean unread copy. The dustjacket has just a small touch of rubbing to the front panel--or would also be fine. A grouping of 15 stories from a master storyteller. View more info

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Airport

By: Arthur Hailey

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1968

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe15850

Condition: Very Good


From the Donald Olsen collection of modern firsts. A very good copy in an unclipped and very good dustjacket. Book and dustjacket show normal age toning to the outside edges--exterior page edges are a bit dusty. Previous owners signature in ink to the front pastedown--mostly hidden under the flap. The dustjacket is unclipped and complete with edgewear at the head and heel of the spine and some darkening to the spine and back panel. A well read copy in very good condition. Protected in a new acrylic dustjacket covering. View more info

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The Crossing (Signed 1st Printing)

By: Cormac McCarthy

Price: $375.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Knopf: 1994

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: "For Joe-All The Best"

Seller ID: cfe17221

ISBN: 0394574753

Condition: Near Fine


A near-fine copy in a near-fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by McCarthy and inscribed "For Joe- All Best Wishes" on the half title page. A clean and tight unread copy with a hard to see remainder at the spine. The dustjacket is complete with the $23.95 price on the inside flap--and has just a tiny bit of rubbing to the front panel with a small crease to the top--just left of the title. Altogether a nice copy. Part two of the Border Trilogy. View more info

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The Greater Journey (Signed 1st Printing)

By: David McCullough

Price: $60.00

Publisher: USA, Simon & Schuster: 2011

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: cfe17480

ISBN: 1416571760

Condition: Fine


A fine copy in a fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by David McCullough directly on the title page--signature only--not a bookplate. A tight and clean first print copy. The dustjacket is unclipped and fine--now protected in a new clear acrylic dustjacket covering. Free shipping in the USA. View more info

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Angela's Ashes: A Memoir (Signed)

By: Frank McCourt

Price: $50.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Scribner: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cfe16905

ISBN: 068484267X

Condition: Fine


A fine copy in hard paper wraps--(paperback)--first edition--later printing. This copy is signed by Frank McCourt on the title page--signature only without any inscriptions. Signed in person at "Whale of A Tale" bookstore Orange County Ca. A very nice copy. View more info

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Fire & Blood (Signed 1st Printing)

By: George R. R. Martin

Price: $95.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Bantam Books: 2018

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe17317

ISBN: 152479628X

Condition: Fine


A fine "As New" copy in an equally fine unclipped dustjacket. A tight and clean just released copy. Signed by George R. R. Martin on the title page--signature only without inscriptions. Protected in a new clear acrylic dustjacket covering. A Game of Thrones series continued. Mint condition. Two copies available. View more info

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Peace Breaks Out (Signed 1st Printing)

By: John Knowles

Price: $75.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Henry Holt: 1981

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe16139

ISBN: 0030569087

Condition: Fine


From the auctioned collection of Seattle architect and Bookman Donald Olsen. A superb fine copy in an equally fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the half- title page. A clean and tight copy with no interior markings and a tight binding- unread condition. View more info

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A Disorder Peculiar To The Country (Signed 1st Printing)

By: Ken Kalfus

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Ecco: 2006

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe16477

ISBN: 0060501405

Condition: Fine


From a recent auction of modern first editions--and with the auction tag laid into the book--a fine copy in a fine unclipped dustjacket. Signed by Kalfus on the title page--signature only without inscriptions. Tight and clean--flawless copy. Dustjacket protected in acrylic covering. A superb copy. View more info

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Who Am I This Time? For Romeos and Juliets--(Rare Signed Copy)

By: Kurt Vonnegut

Price: $325.00

Publisher: USA, Redpath Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition (Redpath Press)

Seller ID: cfe16221

ISBN: 1556280270

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

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Bagombo Snuff Box (Signed With Self-Caricature)

By: Kurt Vonnegut

Price: $295.00

Publisher: USA, Putnam: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: "Peace And Joy My Friend"

Seller ID: cfe17422

ISBN: 0399145052

Condition: Fine


A fine copy in a fine and unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by Vonnegut on the front free endpaper with "Peace and Joy My Friend" along with an unusual doodle on the half title page. (see digital photos). Full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. Tight and clean copy in mint condition. 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 author--and his art and lithographs are highly prized by collectors... View more info

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Waiting For The End Of The World (Signed 1st Printing)

By: Madison Smart Bell

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Ticknor & Fields: 1985

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe16513

ISBN: 0899193773

Condition: Fine


A fine copy in a fine and unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only without any inscription. A tight and clean copy. This is Madison Smart Bell's second novel--and it is well worth the read--a very nice collectible copy. View more info

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Open To The Public: New & Collected Stories (Signed)

By: Muriel Spark

Price: $40.00

Publisher: USA, New Directions: 1997

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe16596

ISBN: 0811213676

Condition: Fine


A fine copy in a fine and unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only with no additional inscriptions. A tight and clean copy in unread condition. The dustjacket is protected in a new mylar clear plastic covering. A very collectible copy. View more info

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The Cape Cod Lighter (Signed 1st Printing)

By: O'Hara, John

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1962

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe14189

Condition: Fine


From a recent auction of modern first editions with the auction tag placed into the book--a fine copy in a near fine price clipped dustjacket. Signed by the author, signature only, on the title page. Clean and tight copy with no evidence of previous ownership. The dustjacket is clipped and has just a bit of toning on the spine--otherwise would also be fine. 23 Stories by the story master. View more info

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The Mosquito Coast: A Novel (Signed 1st Printing)

By: Paul Theroux

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Wilmington, Massachusetts, Houghton Mifflin: 1984

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: cfe13134

ISBN: 0395318378

Condition: Fine


First Printing. A superb fine copy in an unclipped and near fine dustjacket. This copy is in unopened unread condition--grey paper boards with gold cloth spine and blue lettering. Pelican drawing on the front grey paper board. The dustjacket is unclipped and has just some moderate fading to the spine with a loss of yellow background and red lettering--otherwise would be fine. This title was made into a successful movie by the same name. Protected in a Brodart jacket cover and will be shipped Priority mail at media mail pricing. View more info

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The Queen of The Damned (Signed First Print Copy)

By: Rice, Anne

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, Knopf: 1988

Edition: First

Seller ID: cfe12278

ISBN: 0394558235

Condition: Fine


First Edition/ First Printing 1988. A handsome copy in fine condition in an unclipped and fine dustjacket. This copy is signed and inscribed to a book critic "For Grayson" by the author on the front free endpaper. There is a very minor and small fleck stain to the top page edge only---otherwise would be very fine. the dustjacket is flawless. Book III of "The Vampire Chronicles" started in 1976 with "Interview With The Vampire"--continued in 1985 with "The Vampire Lestat". All three titles available together at a discount. A very collectable copy. From a recent Bonham's and Butterfield's estate... View more info

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The Sunne In Splendour (Signed 1st Printing)

By: Sharon Kay Penman

Price: $100.00

Publisher: USA, Henry Holt: 1982

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: cfe16859

ISBN: 0030603684

Condition: Fine


A fine copy in a very good unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by Penman on the title page--signature only. A tight and clean unread copy. The dustjacket is unclipped and has just a bare touch of shelfwear rub and a closed end tear at the front flap. Protected in a new clear acrylic dustjacket covering. A nice collectible copy. View more info