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121 The Pyramid
Golding, William
New York Harcourt, Brace & World 1967 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean light green cloth boards with black and green lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean green endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 183 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with slight wear and a few short closed edge tears at top and bottom of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 010471

Price: 35.00 USD
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Darkness Visible, Goldling, William
122 Darkness Visible
Goldling, William
New York Farrar Straus Giroux 1979 0-374-13502-9 / 9780374135027 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean yellow boards with blind-stamped author initials on cover, black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Mere hint of fading at upper spine outside edge. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 265 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 011952

Price: 30.00 USD
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Island of Women, Goytisolo, Juan
123 Island of Women
Goytisolo, Juan
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1962 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with blind-stamped author initials on cover, clean red cloth spine with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Red top stained page edges. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 210 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears, mere hint of surface wear at spine edges and tiny spot of foxing on upper spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Very attractive stated first American Edition, collectible quality. "A bold excursion into the dolce vita of bored and decadent females--andt heir men--who idle on the blazing Spanish coast." Translated from the Spanish by Jose Yglesias. Jacket design by Vincent Torre. 12mo. Fiction. 012505

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Spyder Web, Grace, Tom
124 Spyder Web
Grace, Tom
New York Warner Books 1998 0-446-52407-7 / 9780446524070 First Hardbound Fine Fine Jacket 
451 pgs. Fine in Fine DJ - new archival quality mylar cover. Clean, crisp book - AS NEW - no names or writing inside. Clean, bright dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped.Suspense. 003071

Price: 10.00 USD
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Local Anaesthetic, Grass, Gunter
125 Local Anaesthetic
Grass, Gunter
New York Harcourt Brace & World 1970 0-15-152957-4 / 9780151529575 Later Printing Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean yellow cloth boards with brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean brown endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 284 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 012014

Price: 12.00 USD
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126 The Closed Garden
Green, Julian
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1928 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking. Clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 398 pgs. Dustjacket is bright orange with mere hint of soiling, not price clipped, a few short closed edge tears at spine edges. Dustjacket states First Printing on spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 010400

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127 The Dream at the End of the World: Paul Bowles and the Literary Renegades in Tangier
Green, Michelle
New York Harper Collins 1991 0-06-016571-5 / 9780060165710 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line. Clean maroon boards with clean black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean maroon endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 381 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, light corner crease at front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A splendid account of palmy days in the last great paradise of our century, Morocco. Author presents a richly detailed portrait of one of the most extraordinary groups of individuals ever to have congregated in a single location: writers and heiresses, drug addicts and pederasts, artists and con men--all lured by the raffish city of Tangier that promised a full range of unconventional pleasures. At the center of the community was Paul Bowles, a critically acclaimed writer and composer, and his wife Jane, a brilliant playwright. 8vo. Adventure. 017459

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A Burnt-Out Case, Greene, Graham
128 A Burnt-Out Case
Greene, Graham
New York Viking Press 1961 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean pale green cloth boards with black cloth spine, metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 248 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has one small (pea-size) chip at front board edge, very short closed edge tears, very slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 011950

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Doctor Fischer of Geneva Or the Bomb Party, Greene, Graham
129 Doctor Fischer of Geneva Or the Bomb Party
Greene, Graham
New York Simon & Schuster 1980 0-671-25467-7 / 9780671254674 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean maroon cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 156 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 015190

Price: 15.00 USD
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130 The Thundering Herd
Grey, Zane
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1925 First Hard Cover Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Mustard/brown cloth boards with illustrated cover is clean and bright, but back board has slight fading at top half due to superficial water mark (no warping or mildew). A few tiny spots of frayiing to bottom spine corners and edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Four illustrations (black & white plates). Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 400 pgs. 8vo. Western. 006840

Price: 20.00 USD
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131 My Stillness
Griffith, Paul
New York The Vanguard Press 1972 8149-0724-5 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean pink cloth boards with bright silver lettering on cover and spine (one tiny white spot to cover -- smaller than a pea). No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright, a few dust speckles to top paged edges. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has some closed edge tears ((1" or less), no chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Scarce book. 8vo. Fiction. 008079

Price: 25.00 USD
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132 Svenska Folkets Underbara Oden (Volumes I and II)
Grimberg, Carl
Stockholm P. A. Norstedt & Soners Forlag 1914 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with blind and gold stamped decoration, gold lettering. Very little wear. Hint of fading to spine. Bindings are tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Illustrated endpapers. Brief inscription in swedish on back of front endpaper in each book. Sweden. 006838

Price: 30.00 USD
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133 Skipping Christmas
Grisham, John
New York Doubleday 2001 0-385-50583-3 / 9780385505833 First Hardbound Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Crisp and clean, as new. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 177 pgs. Clean unchipped, unclipped dustjacket, enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Christmas. 002161

Price: 10.00 USD
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134 The Rainmaker
Grisham, John
Garden City Doubleday 1995 0-385-42473-6 / 9780385424738 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean maroon boards with black cloth spine, bright copper metallic lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, with hint of lean. Black endpapers. Pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 434 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 008017

Price: 10.00 USD
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135 The Linz Tattoo
Guild, Nicholas
McGraw-Hill 1986 0-07-025112-6 / 9780070251120 First Hardbound Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
333 pgs. Nr Fine in Nr Fine DJ - new mylar cover Very clean, bright, tight book with no names or writing inside. Dustjacket clean, unclipped, unchipped, no creasing or marks. 8vo. Thriller. 002222

Price: 10.00 USD
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136 Our Lady of the Forest
Guterson, David
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2003 0-375-41211-5 / 9780375412110 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean beige boards with blind-stamped design on cover, turquoise cloth spine with silver lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 323 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. By the author of "Snow Falling on Cedars", this is a novel about a teenage girl who claims to have seen the Virgin Mary. 8vo. Fiction. 010357

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137 The Origins and Background of the Second World War
Haines, C. Grove and Ross J. S. Hoffman
Oxford University Press 1943 2nd Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
659 pgs. Very clean and tight rust colored cloth book with white lettering and small white map of the world on front. Pages very clean, no names or writing inside. Binding tight and square.World War II. 002427

Price: 10.00 USD
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138 The Dracula Scrapbook
Haining, Peter
Stamford, CT Longmeadow Press 1992 0-681-41643-2 / 9780681416437 Reprint Hard Cover Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean and bright glossy hardcover book. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Red endpapers. Illustrated with black & white photographs & stills from movies. 159 pgs. 8-3/4" x 11-1/4". Cinema. 006171

Price: 12.00 USD
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October 1964, Halbertstam, David
139 October 1964
Halbertstam, David
New York Villard Books 1994 0-679-41560-2 / 9780679415602 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Fine Jacket 
Red boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Very faint small water mark at lower right corner of front board. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean photo illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 380 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A book about the last season of the Yankee baseball team dynasty. It is both sports and history; a fascinating account of an electrifying baseball championship against the background of profound social change. 8vo. Baseball. 015751

Price: 20.00 USD
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140 A Different Kind of Christmas
Haley, Alex
Doubleday Nov. 1988 1988 0-385-26043-1 / 9780385260435 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
101 pgs. Fine in Fine DJ - archival quality mylar cover Very clean, crisp with no names or writing inside. By the author of ROOTS. Bright clean dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped.Christmas. 002142

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