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1 Anderson, Poul >> For Love and Glory
N. Y. : Tor Books/Tom Doherty Associates; 2003 0312874499 / 9780312874490 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
304 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Hardcover, 304 pages. ; 1st edition, full number line. ; No defects to book or jacket. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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2 Brantenberg, Gerd, translated by Louis Mackay Egalia's Daughters : A Satire of the Sexes
Seattle: Seal Press; 1985 0931188342 / 9780931188343 First US Edition Softcover Very Good Illustrated by Deborah Brown 
270 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Originally published in Norway in 1977. This is first US edition, 1985. ; Novel set in the land of Egalia, where wim wield the power and menwim stay at home minding the children, until the menwim decide they want more rights. ; Very light edgewear. Two faint vertical creases to spine. No marks. Binding tight. ; Women in Translation Series 
Price: 7.00 USD
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3 Cherry, David A., with Stephen R. Donaldson Imagination : The Art and Technique of David A. Cherry
Norfolk, Va: Donning Company; 1987 0898655633 / 9780898655636 Second Printing Softcover Near Fine Illustrated by David A. Cherry 
112 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Black covers, numerous b/w sketches and studies, 40 full-page full-color illustrations. Also includes chapter on technique with 13 step by step illustrations. ; Stunning collection of beautiful artworks by one of the top fantasy and science fiction illustrators. Introduction by Stephen R. Donaldson. ; No defects. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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4 Claremont, Chris, and Suzanne Gaffney Greatest Battles of the X-Men :
N. Y. : Marvel Comics; 1994 0785100423 / 9780785100423 First Edition Softcover As New 
231 pages; 4to (10") 26 cm; Trade paperback in polybag with acid-free backing. ; No flaws. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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5 Dudley, Terence Companions of Doctor Who, the : K-9 and Company
London: Target Books/W. H. Allen & Company; 1987 0426203097 / 9780426203094 First Paperback Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
160 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Color illustrated cover. ; Based on TV show that didn't take off. Starring Sarah Jane Smith, former companion of the Doctor. And the tin dog. ; Owner name stamped on front page, small dent to lower rear cover. Binding tight and square. ; Target Doctor Who Series 
Price: 3.00 USD
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6 Forsyth, Frederick Fourth Protocol, the : Deluxe Limited Edition Signed
San Francisco: Brandywine Books; 1984 0887330096 / 9780887330094 Limited Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
389 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Full red textured cloth, gold lettering, gray patterned endpapers. Local bookstore bookmark laid in. ; Published in San Francisco by Brandywine Books. Front page states Deluxe Limited Edition SIGNED by the author and page is indeed signed by Frederick Forsyth. Copyright page states Limited Edition, August, 1984. Rear page states 600 copies. Dust jacket art by Ned Dameron. ; This book was acquired from the personal library of author Elmore Leonard, where the estate seller affixed a sticker to the front jacket panel stating 'The Elmore Leonard Library'. Both book and jacket show a touch of shelfwear. No major defects. No marks apart from autograph. 
Price: 54.00 USD
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7 Gerrold, David Man Who Folded Himself, The, 1e : (1st Edition, Signed)
N. Y. : Random House; 1973 039447922X / 9780394479224 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
148 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Black and orange boards. Front endpaper inscribed 'for Joyce luck from' and SIGNED by David Gerrold. ; 1st edition stated. Original pr ice on jacket flap. No dimple. ; The classic time travel novels novel of the 20th century. ; Jacket shows a touch of sunning on white areas. Very light crease to rear jacket flap. No other defects. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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8 Gifford, Barry Good Man to Know, a : A Semi-Documentary Fictional Memoir
Livingston, Mont: Clark City Press; 1992 0944439365 / 9780944439364 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
164 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Tan cloth, gold spine lettering, endpaper map of Chicago Near North Side, 18 b/w photos in text, with captions. Laid in: Press release from publisher about this book, dated 1992, creased once, with one edge sunned and wrinkled. ; Fictional tale of Rudy Winston, small-time gangster who runs an all-night liquor store in Chicago during the 1940s-1950s when the mob ruled the city. By the famous author of Wild at Heart. ; This book was acquired from the personal library of author Elmore Leonard, where the estate seller affixed a sticker to the front jacket panel stating 'The Elmore Leonard Library'. Otherwise no defects. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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9 Juster, Norton Dot and the Line, the : A Romance in Lower Mathematics
N. Y. : Seastar Books/North-South Books; 2001 1587170663 / 9781587170669 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
74 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Hardcover, powder-blue illustrated boards, 74 unnumbered pages, b/w and monochrome illustrations throughout. ; Copyight 1963. This edition 2001. ; Seriously. You can't have too many books about math humor. ; No visible defects. No marks or flaws to book or jacket. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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10 Juster, Norton Dot and the Line, the : A Romance in Lower Mathematics
N. Y. : Seastar Books/North-South Books; 2001 1587170663 / 9781587170669 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
74 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Small oblong hardcover, blue boards, purple endpapers, 74 unnumbered pages, b/w and monochrome illustrations throughout. ; 1st edition, 1963. The best book in the world ever to combine romance with math humor. ; Very light wear to tips. Small spot on front board. Lacks jacket. No other defects. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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11 Katchor, Ben Jew of New York, the : A Historical Romance
N. Y. : Pantheon Books; 2000 0375700978 / 9780375700972 1st Softcover Edition Softcover Near Fine 
97 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Square softcover, 6 + 97 + 4 pages, b/w illustrations throughout. ; Humorous graphic novel, 'with deep, poetic layers, is a brilliantly imagined epic that unfolds on the streets of New York in the 19th century.' ; Book shows only a touch of shelfwear. No marks, no dings, no defects. ; Laid in: publisher's press release for this title, one sheet printed on both sides, folded once. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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12 Kesey, Ken One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest : (1st Paperback Edition, 1963)
N. Y. : Signet/New American Library; 1963 0451163966 / 9780451163967 First Paperback Edition Paperback Near Fine 
272 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Black paperback, red edges, front cover illustrated with figure of man in straitjacket, encircled by orange, yellow, and green waves. ; Signet T2240. 1st paperback edition, 1963. Famous novel later made into a movie starring Jack Nicholson. ; No defects apart from yellowing of pages, as usual. Appears unread. ; Amazonbuyers please note: Inage does *not* match our unit) ; Signet T Series; Vol. 2240 
Price: 17.00 USD
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13 Macchio, Ralph, et al. X-Men Adventures, Volume 1 : Night of the Sentinels ; Enter Magneto
N. Y. : Marvel Comics; 1993 0785100067 / 9780785100065 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 
231 pages; 4to (10") 26 cm; About 92 unnumbered pages. Color illustrations throughout. Trade paperback in polybag with acid-free backing. ; Based on television series. Reprints of X-Men Adventures #1-4.; Inconsequential wear. ; X-Men Adventures Series; Vol. 1 
Price: 9.00 USD
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14 Martin, Philip Doctor Who Find Your Fate : Invasion of the Ormazoids
N. Y. : Ballantine Books; 1986 0345332318 / 9780345332318 First Paperback Edition Paperback Very Good+ Illustrated by Romas 
12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Color illustrated cover, purple lettering. 66 short chapters on about 120 unnumbered pages. Several b/w illustrations by Gail Bennett. ; Starring the Sixth Doctor. ; Light edgewear. Binding tight and square. ; Doctor Who Find Your Fate Series; Vol. 5 
Price: 2.00 USD
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Torture Garden, The, Mirbeau, Octave
15 Mirbeau, Octave Torture Garden, The
San Francisco: Re/Search Publications; 1989 0940642131 / 9780940642133 Softcover Very Good+ Illustrated by Bobby Neel Adams 
120 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, 120 pages, chronology of the life of Octave Mirbeau, 19 full-page artistic b/w photos, color photo on front. ; Originally published in France 1899. This translation by Alvah C. Bessie originally published 1931. This edition, with new introduction by V. Vale and Andrea Juno, 1989. Photos by Bobby Neel Adams. ; A classic underground novel of passion, pain, and debauchery. ; 'This is an absolute black humor critique of the duplicitous rules of social conduct and political power-brokering; it lays bare the corruption in government, the politics of the conservative establishment and the evil inherent in bureaucracy.' ; Minor wear to tips. No other defects. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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16 Neely, Charles >> Tales and Songs of Southern Illinois
Carbondale, Ill: Southern Illinois University Press; 1998 0809321831 / 9780809321834 Softcover Near Fine 
270 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; 2 indexes, chapter endnotes, 81 tales and 81 songs (some with tunes) collected in and around the region known as Egypt, Illinois; Edited and with foreword by John Webster Spargo. Reprint of 1938 original. ; No defects. ; Shawnee Classics Series 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Rankin, David O. So Great a Cloud of Witnesses : Unitarian Sermons
San Francisco: Strawberry Hill Press; 1978 0894070142 / 9780894070143 Softcover Very Good+ Illustrated by Virginia Rankin 
192 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Orange and red softcover, 192 pages, 10 b/w photos, 24 sermons by innovative Unitarian Universalist preacher. ; 1st printing, March, 1978, stated. Introduction by Jeanne Whitesell. ; book shows only light edgewear. please note: I really do have 1 unit of this title in stock. don't even bother trying to order it from academic_book_guy, amitcj, Any Book, Atlanta Book Company, Bennett Books, Brooke Books, friendlybooksforyou, Murray Media, quality7, Quality Bargain Mall, ucaedu70, Value Promenade, Vault Media, or Farm_For_Books, because they don't actually stock any books. Goo gle mega-lister to learn more. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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18 Scambray, Kenneth Varied Harvest, a : The Life and Works of Henry Blake Fuller
Pittsburgh, Pa: University of Pittsburgh Press; 1987 0822935562 / 9780822935568 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
208 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Ex-Library; Green cloth, red lettering, [x] + 198 pages, index, bibliography, endnotes, 7 b/w photos and illustrations. ; Famous novelist of Chicago, editorial writer, playwright, author of the controversial homosexual novel Bertram Cope's Year (1919) and other celebrated works. ; Lacks jacket. All the usual library marks. Otherwise quite crisp, appears never to have been read. ; Critical Essays in Modern Literature Series 
Price: 5.00 USD
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19 Schach, Paul, and Lee M. Hollander >> Eyrbyggja Saga
Lincoln, Neb: University of Nebraska Press; 1959 0802019420 / 9780802019424 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
140 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Brown-umber cloth, gold lettering, [xx] + 140 pages, footnotes, endpaper map of Snaefellsness, Iceland. ; Translated from Old Ocelandic by Paul Schach. Introduction and verse translations by Lee M. Hollander. Co-published by University of Nebraska Press and American-Scandinavian Foundation. Includes list of members of Committee on Publications of the latter. ; Cloth shows a touch of shelfwear. No marks. Interior clean, binding tight. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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Six Wars at a Time :  The Life and Times of Gutzon Borglum, Sculptor of Mount Rushmore, Shaff, Howard, and Audrey Karl Shaff
20 Shaff, Howard, and Audrey Karl Shaff Six Wars at a Time : The Life and Times of Gutzon Borglum, Sculptor of Mount Rushmore
Sioux Falls, S. D. : Center for Western Studies; 1985 0932195067 / 9780932195067 Fifth Printing Softcover Very Good 
379 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Tan pictorial softcover, [xvi] + 379 pages, index, appendix, endnotes, 62 b/w photos and illustrations with captions. ; Foreword by Mary Ellis Borglum Vhay. Co-published by Center for Western Studies, Agustana College, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and Parmelia Publishing, Darien, Connecticut. Copytight 1985. This is 5th printing, June, 1998.; Spine has crosscrack, and bottom edge shows light shelfwear. No other defects. ; Laid in: 1) booklet, Concrete Ideas: How to Use Concrete Around the House, by H. Wood, 1953, 16 pgs. 2) old clipping, Maya Ying Lin describing her ideas behind her design for Vietnam Memorial 
Price: 12.00 USD
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