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River's End and Other Stories, West, Anthony C.
121 River's End and Other Stories
West, Anthony C.
New York McDowell Obolensky 1958 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean beige marbled boards with clean black spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 205 pgs. Unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, has very tiny chips at top and bottom spine edge, hint of edge wear, hint of very light soiling on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Many of these stories first appeared in Esquire magazine; most of the stories are set in Ireland, but there is a weirdly powerful one set in a speak-easy in New York City during Prohibition. 8vo. Short Stories. 015728

Price: 25.00 USD
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Playing With Shadows, Whelan, Gloria
122 Playing With Shadows
Whelan, Gloria
Urbana and Chicago University Of Illinois Press 1988 025201524X / 9780252015243 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in clean unchipped jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author: "For Mary O'Connor with best wishes from nearby Torch Lake - Gloria Whelan - 12/5/03." 147 pp. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, no wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019554

Price: 30.00 USD
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Metaphysics in the Midwest (American Fiction), White, Curtis
123 Metaphysics in the Midwest (American Fiction)
White, Curtis
Los Angeles Sun & Moon Press 1988 1557130442 / 9781557130440 First Paperback Near Fine No Dust jacket 
Clean softcover book, stated first edition. No creasing or curling. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 203 pp. 020175

Price: 12.00 USD
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124 Willow Run
Wiggins, Wally
Ithaca, NY Gamma Books 1999 0-933124-03-1 / 9780933124035 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 261 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Short Stories. 008186

Price: 15.00 USD
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Such Darling Dodos, Wilson, Angus
125 Such Darling Dodos
Wilson, Angus
New York William Morrow 1951 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean bright yellow cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 187 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has 1/3" chipping at top spine edge, one additional small edge chip (about the size of a match head), slight wear at base of spine, short closed edge tears; slight fading & light soiling to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Ten stories that deftly unveil the hypocrisies, the shams, the cruelties of people that expose their follies with brilliance and wit. 8vo. Fiction. 015741

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Young Men in Spats, Wodehouse, P. G.
126 Young Men in Spats
Wodehouse, P. G.
Toronto McClelland & Stewart Ltd. 1936 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Canadian Edition of this book of short stories by Wodehouse, including the author's favorite, "The Amazing Hat Mystery." Clean red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Slightest hint of fading to spine, very small water spot at base of spine. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper - no other marks. 312 pages. 024553

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