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101 On Doctoring: Stories, Poems, Essays
Reynolds, Richard, M.D., & John Stone, M.D.
New York Simon & Schuster 1991 0-671-74814-9 / 9780671748142 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean turquoise boards with golden beige spine, stamped metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 428 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. As new--gift quality. Dustjacket enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "It is the humanity in medicine that has inspired the pens of countless writers, and that has now been captured in this remarkable anthology of medical literature." 8 vo.. Medical. 011105

Price: 12.00 USD
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102 Wild Ducks Flying Backward
Robbins, Tom
New York Bantam Books 2005 0-553-80451-0 / 9780553804515 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Clean blue green boards with bright unchipped metallic lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 255 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A collection of essays, short stories and poems by Tom Robbins, better known for his fictional novels. 8vo. Short Stories. 016582

Price: 30.00 USD
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Tabloid Dreams: Stories, Robert Olen Butler
103 Tabloid Dreams: Stories
Robert Olen Butler
New York Henry Holt & Company 1996 0805031316 / 9780805031317 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition (stated) with full number line in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded blue boards with orange cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 203 pages. Clean jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Short stories by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Robert Olen Butler. 023145

Price: 15.00 USD
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Alpha and Omega, Rosenfeld, Isaac
104 Alpha and Omega
Rosenfeld, Isaac
New York Viking Press 1966 First Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean decorated boards with vertrical gray and yellow stripes, clean gray cloth spine, black lettering on spine. Nice sharp corners, no fraying or wear, very slight bumping at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean gray endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 279 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Collectible quality book and dustjacket. 8vo. Literature. 015058

Price: 30.00 USD
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105 Zero Anthology No. 8
Sartre - Marianne - Moore - Bowles - Cavafis - Vidal - Beckett (Edited By Themistocles Hoetis)
New York Zero Press 1956 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing, or marks. 239 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with mere hint of slightest edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A very clean solid book and dustjacket in collectible condition. 8vo. Short Stories. 010472

Price: 50.00 USD
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106 Snapdragon: A Collection of Queer Stories
Savill, Mervyn
London Arthur Barker Ltd. 1955 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean burgundy cloth boards with small dragon decoration on cover, black lettering on spine. Hint of lightest wear at base of spine, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 235 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with slight wear at top and bottom spine edge, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A collection of strange and curious stories by such famous names at Gautier, Blazac, Hauptmann, Hawthorne, Washington Irving, Pirandello, etc. Very few of these have appeared in previous anthologies. 8vo. Short Stories. 014916

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Various Antidotes, Scott, Joanna
107 Various Antidotes
Scott, Joanna
New York Henry Holt and Co. 1994 0-8050-2647-9 / 9780805026474 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
240 pgs. Clean crisp book, no names or writing inside. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, unclipped. In archival quality mylar cover. Short Stories. 002479

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Next New World, Shacochis, Bob
108 The Next New World
Shacochis, Bob
New York, New York, U.S.A. Crown Publishers 1989 0-517-57067-X / 9780517570678 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean red boards with gold cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean green endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 209 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Short stories by the winner of the 1985 American Book Award for best first work of fiction. Gift quality. 8vo. Short Stories. 012226

Price: 20.00 USD
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A Corner of the World, Shaplen, Robert
109 A Corner of the World
Shaplen, Robert
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1949 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean rust brown cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, gold lettering and decoration on spine. Nice sharp corners, hint of light surface wear to base spine edge, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 246 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few very shallow chips at top spine edge, a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Collectible quality. 8vo. Fiction. 015062

Price: 25.00 USD
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Blood Relations, Silman, Roberta
110 Blood Relations
Silman, Roberta
Boston Little, Brown And Company 1977 0316791083 / 9780316791083 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean gray boards with silver line decoration, rust spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No previous owner markings. Signed "Roberta Silman" on half-title page. 243 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, very slight browning to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024532

Price: 45.00 USD
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111 A Friend of Kafka and Other Stories
Singer, Isaac Bashevis
New York Farrar Straus Giroux 1970 Second Printing Hard Cover Near FIne Good+ Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 311 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has two closed edge tears and light creasing to corner. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Short Stories. 009551

Price: 8.00 USD
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Slow Hand - Women Writing Erotica, Slung, Michele
112 Slow Hand - Women Writing Erotica
Slung, Michele
New York Harpercollins 1992 0060165987 / 9780060165987 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. As new book with golden tan boards, beige spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 228 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An anthology of stories in which women artfully explore their own erotic terrain. 027413

Price: 18.00 USD
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A Length of Wire and Other Stories, Staffel, Megan
113 A Length of Wire and Other Stories
Staffel, Megan
Roslindale, Massachusetts Pym Randall Press 1983 0913219398 / 9780913219393 First Paperback Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 98 pages. One of four-hundred cloth bound copies. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, light surface rubbing. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026038

Price: 25.00 USD
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In the Country of the Young, Stern, Daniel
114 In the Country of the Young
Stern, Daniel
Dallas Southern Methodist University Press 2001 0-87074-457-7 / 9780870744570 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Very clean, unfaded maroon cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 211 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Stories by one of our very best writers of short fiction. 8vo. Short Stories. 016510

Price: 15.00 USD
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What I Really Wanted - New and Selected Stories, Poems and Plays, Sweet, Bruce
115 What I Really Wanted - New and Selected Stories, Poems and Plays
Sweet, Bruce
Kanona, New York FootHills Publishing 2005 0941053474 / 9780941053471 First Paperback Near Fine Signed
Clean, attractive paperback with photo of rippling water on cover, black lettering, black string binding. No chipping, creasing or curling. Pages are clean. Inscribed and signed by author on title page: "For Bob with great affection and faith - Bruce Sweet - 5 December 04". 110 pages. 028099

Price: 20.00 USD
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116 The Man Who Tried Out for Tarzan
Taylor, Harry H.
Baton Rouge Louisiana State University Press 1973 0-8071-0061-7 / 9780807100615 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Clean rust brown cloth boards with yellow title box on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean yellow endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 154 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight wear at top of spine, slight overall rubbing, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A collection of short stories by one of the most gifted of contemporary short-fiction writers. 8vo. Short Stories. 010368

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Winter's Tales 24, Thomas M.; Glanville, Brian; Hasluck, Nicholas; Hazzard, Shirley; Heppenstall, Rayner Maclean A. D. - Editor; Disch
117 Winter's Tales 24
Thomas M.; Glanville, Brian; Hasluck, Nicholas; Hazzard, Shirley; Heppenstall, Rayner Maclean A. D. - Editor; Disch
New York St. Martin's Press 1979 0312884125 / 9780312884123 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First U.S. Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean purple cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 216 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026187

Price: 20.00 USD
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Tall Stories, Thomas, Lowell
118 Tall Stories
Thomas, Lowell
New York Harvest House 1945 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Herb Roth, Illustrator 
First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, very light soiling. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slightly yellowed) with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrations by Herb Roth. 186 pages. Dust jacket is soiled on back panel, otherwise quite fine with a few tiny edge tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A fine collection of "Great American Whoppers" - tall stories that are hilarious by a host of contributors. 027134

Price: 25.00 USD
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In a Father's Place, Tilghman, Christopher
119 In a Father's Place
Tilghman, Christopher
New York Farrar Straus Giroux 1990 0-374-17558-6 / 9780374175580 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige boards with black author's initials on front board, clean black cloth spine with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 214 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. As new book, gift quality. 8vo. Fiction. 012300

Price: 15.00 USD
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White Walls Collected Stories (New York Review Books Classics), Tolstaya, Tatyana
120 White Walls Collected Stories (New York Review Books Classics)
Tolstaya, Tatyana
New York NYRB Classics 2007 1590171977 / 9781590171974 Paperback Fine 
Very clean trade paperback. No fading, creasing, or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. As new condition. No names, writing or marks. Translated from the Russian language by Antonina W. Bouis and Jamey Gambrell. 404 pages. 023508

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