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1 Aeschylus; Translated into English Rhyming Verse by Gilbert Murray The Choephoroe (Liberation-Bearers) of Aeschylus
New York : Oxford University Press, 1923. 
First Edition Thus . Binding is Hardcover . Bound in dark green cloth with gilt lettering, 7 7/16" x 4 15/16", 83 pages. CONDITION: Near Fine condition book (Fine is our highest grade). #011516  
Price: 14.20 USD
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2 Biagini, Mary K.; Hartzler, Judith (with the assistance of) A Handbook of Contemporary Fiction for Public Libraries and School Libraries
Metuchen, N.J. : The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1989. 081082275x / 9780810822757 
First Edition . Binding is Hardcover . 247 pages. Bound in green cloth. CONDITION: Near Fine (Fine is our highest grade). This copy is NOT a former library book. #010795 
Price: 14.20 USD
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3 Birkenhead, Peter Gonville: A Memoir
New York : Free Press, 2010. 1416598839 / 9781416598831 
First Edition Advance Reading Copy (ARC) . Binding is Trade Paperback . Advance Reading Copy ("Firster than a First Edition"). 256 [+2] pages. CONDITION: Near Fine condition book (Fine is our highest grade). "Combining all the terror and humor of Running with Scissors with the sparkling prose of Oh the Glory of it All, Gonville is light on its feet even as it deals in the darkest of family tales." #012077 
Price: 4.70 USD
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4 Boulle, Pierre The Executioner (by the Author of The Bridge Over the River Kwai, etc."
New York : The Vanguard Press, 1961. 
First Edition . Binding is Hardcover with DJ . Bound in off-white cloth spine with orange boards, 186 pages. CONDITION: Near Fine condition book (Fine is our highest grade) in a Near Fine dust jacket. #012149 
Price: 22.80 USD
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5 Boulle, Pierre; Translated from the French by Xan Fielding A Noble Profession [by the author of The Bridge Over the River Kawi, Face of a Hero, etc.]
New York : The Vanguard Press, Inc., 1960. 
First U.S. Edition . Binding is Hardcover with DJ . Bound in black boards with a red cloth spine, 255 pages. CONDITION: Near Very Good condition book (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good). Previous owner's name and address stamped on the front paste-down endpapers. Some fading to the extremities, light soiling to the top edge from dust. Tight and intact. The Dust Jacket is in Near Good condition. Rubbing along the joints and edge wear. Also, the white portions of the back panel of the jacket show some soiling. A novel about "the psychologicial anatomy of a spy." #011213  
Price: 9.45 USD
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6 Bowles, Paul Their Heads are Green
London : Peter Owens, 1985. 
Binding is Hardcover with DJ . Second U.K. Edition. Bound in black boards, 8.75" x 5.5", 157 pages. CONDITION: Near Fine condition book (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good) in a Very Good condition dust jacket. "Paul Bowles writes of his life and experiences in Morocco, his journeys to the Sahara desert and his travels in other parts of the world --in Mexico, Turkey and Ceylon. With his exceptional gifts for penetrating beyond the purely picturesque or exotic aspects of the countries he describes, he evokes for us the unique characteristics of both people and places." #011250  
Price: 28.45 USD
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7 Brask, Per (Edited, with an Introduction by); Plays by Olafur Haukur Simonarson, Tor Age Bringsvaerd, Ulla Ryum, Margareta Garpe, Jussi Kylatasku DramaContemporary: Scandinavia: Plays by Olafur Haukur Simonarson, Tor Age Bringsvaerd, Ulla Ryum, Margareta Garpe, Jussi Kylatasku
New York : PAJ Publications, 1989. 1555540503 / 9781555540500 
First Edition . Binding is Hardcover with DJ . Bound in black boards with gilt lettering on the spine, 9" x 6 1/8", 213 [+1] pages. CONDITION: Near Fine condition book (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good) in a Very Good dust jacket. The mostly white and light-green dust jacket has light overall soiling, but no chips or tears. #011330 
Price: 18.95 USD
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8 Brown, John Gregory Decorations in a Ruined Cemetery
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company, 1994. 039567025x / 9780395670255 Near Fine . 
First Edition Advance Reading Copy (ARC) . Binding is Trade Paperback . 244 pages. Author's first novel. This book reviewer copy was issued prior to the first edition ("Firster than a first edition"). CONDITION: Near Fine condition book (Fine is our highest grade). #010406 
Price: 16.62 USD
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9 Cadnum, Michael Sleepwalker
New York : St. Martin's Press, 1991. 0312049951 / 9780312049959 
First Edition / Review Copy . Binding is Hardcover with DJ . Bound in light gray boards, 197 pages. Review materials laid in. CONDITION: Very Good+ condition book (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good) in a Near Fine dust jacket. #011322  
Price: 9.45 USD
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10 Campion, Anna; Campion, Jane Holy Smoke: A Novel [by the Author of The Piano]
New York : Miramax Books, 1999. 0786863498 / 9780786863495 
First Edition Advance Reading Copy (ARC) . Binding is Trade Paperback . 261 pages. CONDITION: Near Fine condition (Fine is our highest grade). An erotic and contemporary novel from the Academy-Award winning author and director of The Piano, Jane Campion, and her sister, Anna Campion. #011504 
Price: 4.70 USD
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11 Chamberlain, George Agnew The Auction ("THE SUNDAY NOVEL ... COMPLETE IN THIS ISSUE," Section of The Detroit Free Press, Sunday, March 6, 1938)
Detroit, MI: The Detroit Free Press, March 6, 1938 
Newspaper Supplement . Binding is Newspaper . Complete 16-page newspaper section. Each page is 15.75" x 11.5". Illustrated. CONDITION: Very Good condition. An internal leaf has a 1 3/4" closed tear. Light soiling. Browning around the edges (as is normal with high-pulp content paper). Newspapers prior to World War II are exceptionally hard to find, due to the extensive paper drives held during the war. Scarce novel in a scarce format! Photographs of this item are available on request. #010277 
Price: 12.30 USD
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12 Dillard, Annie For the Time Being
Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A. : Alfred A. Knopf, 1999. 0375403809 / 9780375403804 
First Edition Advance Reading Copy (ARC) . Binding is Trade Paperback . Bound in glossy, illustrated wrappers, 203 [+2] pages. CONDITION: Near Fine condition book (Fine is our highest grade). Essays by Annie Dillard. #011331 
Price: 7.55 USD
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13 Fielding, Daphne The Nearest Way Home
London : Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1970. 
First Edition . Binding is Hardcover with DJ . 8.75" x 5.5", 275 pages. Bound in textured, yellow boards (textured to look like cloth) with a square purple square section on the spine that is designed to look like an onlaid label. The "label" contains gilt lettering. CONDITION: Very Good book (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good) in a Near Fine dust jacket. The book has a previous owner's name is written lightly in pen on the upper-right corner of the free front endpaper. Edges lightly soiled. The yellow boards are exceptionally bright due to the dust jacket. The dust jacket has some yellowing to the top and bottom edges of the white flaps and a touch of wear at the four "corners" of the spine portion of the jacket. "...describes the search for a perfect home not only for Daphne Fielding and her husband, Xan, but for their ever increasing number of friends and pets." #010675 
Price: 28.45 USD
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14 Gael, Juliet Romancing Miss Bronte: A Novel
New York : Ballantine Books, 2010. 0345520041 / 9780345520043 
First Edition Advance Reading Copy (ARC) . Binding is Trade Paperback . Advance Reading Copy ("Firster than a First Edition"). 414 pages. CONDITION: Near Fine condition book (Fine is our highest grade). "...a brilliant melange of fact and fiction..." #012138 
Price: 8.50 USD
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15 Garnet, A. H. The Santa Claus Killer
New Haven: Ticknor & Fields, 1981 0899190294 / 9780899190297 
First Edition . Binding is Hardcover with DJ . 376 pages. CONDITION: Very Good+ condition book (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good) in a Very Good dust jacket. First novel from a Detroit-area author. Crusade against a politically corrupt mayor of a Detroit suburb. #010509 
Price: 5.65 USD
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16 Gibson, Margaret Considering Her Condition [by the Author of Butterfly Ward]
New York : The Vanguard Press, Inc., 1981. 0814908551 / 9780814908556 
First Edition . Binding is Hardcover with DJ . Bound in tan cloth spine with tan boards, 120 pages. CONDITION: Near Fine condition book (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good) in a Very Good+ dust jacket. #011363  
Price: 7.12 USD
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17 Gifford, Barry The Imagination of the Heart: Book Seven of the Story of Sailor and Lula [continues the story started in Wild at Heart]
New York : Seven Stories Press, 2009. 158322873X / 9781583228739 
First Edition Advance Reading Copy (ARC) . Binding is Trade Paperback . 176 pages. CONDITION: Near Fine condition (Fine is our highest grade). Advance Reading Copy ("Firster than a First Edition"). #011917 
Price: 4.70 USD
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18 Goodison, Lorna From Harvey River: A Memoir of My Mother and Her Island
New York : Amistad, 2008. 0061337552 / 9780061337550 
First Edition Advance Reading Copy (ARC) . Binding is Trade Paperback . 288 pages. CONDITION: Very Good+ condition book (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good). #011154 
Price: 4.70 USD
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19 Gregory, Tappan (Editor-in-Chief); Allen, Richard B. (Editor); American Bar Association Journal Shakespeare Cross-Examination: A Compilation of Articles First Appearing in the American Bar Association Journal
American Bar Association Journal, 1974 
Binding is Hardcover . Bound in green cloth with gilt lettering, 9 1/4" x 6 1/8", 125 pages. CONDITION: Near Fine condition (Fine is our highest grade). There's the slightest bump to the top of the spine. The book is bright and clean. #011729 
Price: 7.55 USD
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20 Krasikov, Sana One More Year: Stories
New York : Spiegel & Grau, 2008. 0385524390 / 9780385524391 
First Edition Advance Reading Copy (ARC) . Binding is Trade Paperback . Advance Reading Copy ("Firster than a First Edition"). CONDITION: Near Fine condition book (Fine is our highest grade). Debut book. #012171 
Price: 7.55 USD
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