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Shardik

By: Adams, Richard

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A., Simon & Schuster: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000771


Book is solid and tight, boards straight. Dust jacket clean and bright - crease on inside front flap, and very slight edge wear, else fine. Very nice, collectible copy. "Shardik is a fantasy of somber - indeed tragic - character, centered upon the long-awaited reincarnation of the gigantic bear Shardik and his appearance among the Ortelgan people. Shardik himself dominates the novel; a dangerous, huge and mysterious animal, appearing - whether by accident or by design o... View more info

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Griffin and Sabine: An Extraordinary Correspondence

By: Bantock, Nick

Price: $6.95

Publisher: San Francisco, California, U.S.A., Chronicle Books Llc: 1991

Seller ID: 000477


Brimming with all the magic and mystery of the 2-million copy bestselling Griffin & Sabine trilogy, this handsomely designed address book features Nick Bantock's exquisite artwork and writing, and will awaken in all of us the excitement and wonder of meaningful correspondence. Sixth printing. A lovely copy of this wonderful and unique book! Dust jacket has has some bumping/wrinkling to top edge of back cover, else like new. View more info

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Sabine's Notebook: In Which the Extraordinary Correspondence of Griffin & Sabine Continues

By: Bantock, Nick

Price: $6.95

Publisher: San Francisco, California, U.S.A., Chronicle Books Llc: 1992

Seller ID: 000972


Book is clean and tight; boards square. Dust jacket has small puncture and two dents to back, else fine. View more info

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The Soul Thief - SIGNED

By: Baxter, Charles

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: 2008

Edition: First - First edition

Seller ID: 001954


210 pp. First printing. Signed by author on title page. Book is fine, in fine dust jacket. DJ in protective mylar cover. View more info

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The Firebrand

By: Bradley, Marion Zimmer

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon and Schuster: 1987

Edition: First

Seller ID: 003050


Book is clean, solid and tight. Publisher's remainder mark (stamp) on bottom of text block. Dust jacket is in mylar wrapper; has old price sticker on back and light edge wear, else fine. "In her brilliant re-creation of the Trojan War, the fall of Troy unfolds in a new and daring way, from the judgement of Paris, the abduction of Helen (here not the wicked adulteress of legend, but a warm and loving woman, devoted to Paris and their children) and the summoning of the Gre... View more info

The Mermaids Singing

By: Carey, Lisa

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Dresden, Tennessee, U.S.A., Avon Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000017


Book is like new, in excellent condition. Spine clean and tight - no marks. Dust jacket has two scratches on front, otherwise fine. Lovely first edition, from a debut novelist. "THE MERMAIDS SINGING in a novel about love and resentment between mothers and daughters; the secrets of age; and the rebellion of youth. It is about the heartbreak of being torn between worlds, and the search for a place to call home. In her first novel, Lisa Carey has crafted voices so r... View more info

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Great Modern Short Stories

By: Cerf, Bennett A.

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Modern Library: 1942

Seller ID: 001998


Red cloth boards, black dye to top of text block (from publisher) and publisher decorated end pages. Black rectangle with title on front and title and publisher on spine. Book is in lovely condition; solid and clean, some sunning to spine and very light bumping to outer corners. Age discoloration to outer edge of text block. No dust jacket. View more info

The Prince of Tides

By: Conroy, Pat

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Wilmington, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000290


Spanning 40 years, this is the story of turbulent Tom Wingo, his gifted and troubled twin sister Savannah, and the dark and violent past of the extraordinary family into which they were born. This is the book that inspired the movie starring Nick Nolte and Barbara Streisand. First printing. Book is clean and tight in nice condition; bumping to corners, book plate on FFEP with inscription on it, else fine. Dust jacket has light edge wear and bumping to corners and top... View more info

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Unicorn Vengeance

By: Delacroix, Claire

Price: $1.95

Publisher: New York, Harlequin Books: 1995

Seller ID: 001925


Solid, clean and tight; no creasing to spine. Very light edge wear, else fine. View more info

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The Serpent Amongst the Lilies

By: Doherty, P. C.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, St Martins Pr: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001516


First printing with full number line. Book is clean and tight; boards square. Dust jacket in mylar cover; has crease along front upper third, and 1" closed tear at top front corner. "An investigation into the mysterious woman known as the Maid, Jeanne D'Arc, by a loyal servant to the English Throne, Matthew Jankyn." View more info

The Horse Whisperer

By: Evans, Nicholas

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Delacorte Pr: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000087


First edition, first printing of Nicholas Evans' first book. In very good condition - spine is slightly cocked, but clean and intact. Pages are clean with no markings. Dust jacket is intact with some bumping and rolling at edges. View more info

Jackdaws

By: Follett, Ken

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Penguin Group USA: 2001

Edition: First - First edition

Seller ID: 001781


5th printing. Book is as-new. Dust jacket has light edge wear. 451 pp. "With the Allies preparing for the invasion of Nazi-occupied Europe, Felicity "Flick" Clariet, an agent in the ranks of the British Special Operations Executive, is given the job of destroying German lines of communications, but when her mission goes tragically wrong, she is forced to enlist the aid of an all-woman team, none professionals, to take on the suicidal task." View more info

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A Dangerous Fortune

By: Follett, Ken

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Delacorte Pr: 1993

Seller ID: 001147


Black quarter cloth with gold lettering to spine and cover. Pictoral end pages. Beautiful book - clean and tight; boards square. Dust jacket has bumping to top corners and light wear to top edge. "In this extraordinary novel, master storyteller Ken Follett weaves a breathtaking tale set amid the wealth & decadence of Victorian England. A portrait of a family over three decades, splintered by lust, bound by a shared legacy & moving toward a perilous climax." View more info

The Corrections

By: Franzen, Jonathan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A., Farrar Straus & Giroux: 2001

Seller ID: 000195


Stretching from the Midwest at midcentury to the Wall Street and Eastern Europe of today, The Corrections brings an old-fashioned world of civic virtue and sexual inhibitions into violent collision with the era of home surveillance, hands-off parenting, do-it-yourself mental health care, and globalized greed. First Edition - seventh printing. Book is in beautiful, like-new condition - appears unread. Dust jacket is intact with no wear; has light soiling on front cove... View more info

September Song

By: Greeley, Andrew M.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Forge: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000772


Book is solid and tight. Light bumping to bottom edge, else fine. Dust jacket clean and bright; light edge wear, else fine. View more info

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A Newbery Halloween: A Dozen Scary Stories by Ne Wbery Award-Winning Authors

By: Greenberg, Martin Harry; Waugh, Charles G.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Delacorte Pr: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000789


Book is in excellent condition. Black cloth with gold gilt lettering on spine. Dust jacket clean and bright; some bumping to bottom of spine, else fine. View more info

Bleachers

By: Grisham, John

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001497


First printing Book is solid, tight and clean; boards square. Dust jacket has wear to top edge, bumping to bottom of spine, and small (1/4") tear to bottom outside corner. View more info

Six Plays by Lillian Hellman

By: Hellman, Lillian

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., Random House Inc: 1979

Seller ID: 000420


These six plays span nearly twenty years of theatre and display the range of Lillian Hellman's dramatic gifts. Includes The Children's Hour, Days to Come, The Little Foxes, Another Part of the Forest, Watch on the Rhine and The Autumn Garden Book is in excellent condition with only the faintest wear at corners present. Owner's name in pencil on half tilte page, else fine. View more info

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Ellis Island & Other Stories

By: Helprin, Mark

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Delacorte Press/S. Lawrence: 1981

Seller ID: 000572


Second printing. White quarter cloth over red boards. Book is excellent - clean and sound. Dust jacket has small spots of soiling to front, small surface area of water damage to top of back (not on book), and rubbing to spine. Slight edge wear and bumping to top and bottom edges of spine. View more info

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A Story That Ends With a Scream, and Eight Others

By: Herlihy, James Leo

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001491


Type: Ex-Library. Book has some library markings - few light stamps and glue on ffep - but not many. Text is clean and unmarked, dust jacket in mylar cover with no tears. Very nice reading copy. View more info