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1) 14 Stories
Dixon, Stephen
 
Baltimore, MD, U.S.A.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 2002. First edition. 145 pp. Stephen Dixon's stories and novels have an original, immediately recognizable sound and feel -- a weird blend of Franz Kafka and Frank Capra. Winner of a 1977 O. Henry Prize, Dixon calls his 14 Stories "urban dramas". Dustjacket has three small internally repaired tears, corners bumped. Near fine in a very good dustjacket, protected with a mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$26.00
2) 2010: Odyssey Two
Clarke, Arthur Charles
 
New York, NY, U.S.A.: Ballantine Publishing Group, 1982. First Edition. 8vo. Hardcover binding, 291 pp. Fine in near fine dustjacket, protected with mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Whelan, Michael cover art. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$44.00
3) 2010: Odyssey Two
Clarke, Arthur C
 
New York: Random House Inc, 1982. First trade edition, stated. Hardcover binding, 291 pp. Fine in fine dustjacket, protected with a mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$55.00
4) 4 X 4: Stairway to the Sea; This Night in Sodom; Custom; The Apostate Heriger
Jones, Thomas Firth; Reiter, Charles Jules; Schultz, John; Shafton, Anthony
 
New York: Grove Press, 1962. New York: Grove Press, 1962. First edition, stated first printing. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 288 pp. Four short novels dealing with sexual adventures and misadventures. Appears unread. Fine in fine dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$34.00
5) A. Madhaviah: A Biography
Anantha Raman, Sita
 
New York: Oxford University Press, 2005. First Edition. 8vo. Cloth binding, 190 pp. This text includes a biography of the great 19th century Tamil social reformer, humanist and scholar A. Madhaviah 1872-1925, followed by a translation of his novel Muthumeenakshi: The Autobiography of a Brahmin Girl 1903. Madhaviah focused on the harsh conditions of female existence amongst the upper caste although he was not a pessimist. He supported widow remarriage and argued that the salvation of women and society la... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$42.00
6) The Abomination : A Novel
Golding, Paul
 
New York, NY, U.S.A.: Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated, 2000. New York: Knopf, 2000. First edition. 8vo. Cloth binding. New/new in protective mylar cover.. First Edition. Cloth. New/New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$35.00
7) Absolute Trust in the Goodness of the Earth
Walker, Alice
 
New York: Random House, 2003. New York: Random House, 2003. First edition. 8vo. Hard cover binding. Poems. New in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. New/New. 8vo. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$29.00
8) Acts of Love
McKinley, James
 
Portland: Breitenbush, 1987. Portland: Breitenbush, 1987. First edition. 8vo. Cloth binding, 152 pp. Fine in near fine dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$22.00
9) Acts of Love
McKinley, James
 
Portland: Breitenbush, 1987. Portland: Breitenbush, 1987. First edition, stated. 8vo. Cloth binding, 152 pp. SIGNED/INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. Light spotting to page edges, dust jacket worn at extremities with a couple of chips at rear. Very good in very good dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. Signed/Inscribed by Author. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$22.00
10) Acts of Love
McKinley, James
 
Portland: Breitenbush, 1987. Portland: Breitenbush, 1987. First edition, stated. 8vo. Cloth binding, 152 pp. SIGNED/INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. Very light wear to corner of dust jacket. Fine in near fine dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. Signed/Inscribed by Author. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$22.00
11) The Address Book
Bernays, Anne
 
New York, NY, U.S.A.: Little, Brown & Company, 1983. First edition. 8vo. Hardcover binding. Remainder. Stated first printing of Bernays' seventh novel. There is an "As-Is" stamp on bottom of pages and a little edgewear on dustjacket as well as fading. Very good in very good dustjacket, protected by mylar jacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Remainder. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$15.00
12) The Adventures of the Black Girl in Her Search for God
Shaw, (George) Bernard
 
New York: Dodd Mead, 1933. New York: Dodd Mead, 1933. First American edition. 8vo. Cloth binding, 75 pp. Designed and engraved by John Farleigh. Decorated endpapers. John Farleigh, also known as Frederick William Charles Farleigh, was an English wood-engraver, noted for his illustrations of George Bernard Shaw's work The Adventures of the Black Girl in Her Search for God, which caused controversy when released due to the religious, sexual and racial themes within the writing and John Farleigh's com... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$29.00
13) After You
Garrett, Annie
 
New York: St Martins Pr, 1998. New York: St. Martins, 1998. First edition, first printing. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 215 pp. Slight wear to dust jacket top and bottom of spine. Fine in near fine dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$22.00
14) Aftermath
Shawver, Brian
 
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Nan A. Talese, 2006. New York: Nan A. Talese, 2006. First edition, first printing. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 310 pp. New in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. New/New. 8vo. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$45.00
15) Ah, But Your Land Is Beautiful
Paton, Alan
 
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1982. New York: Scribner's, 1982. First edition, first printing. 8vo. Cloth binding, 271 pp. Paton's second novel on South Africa. Gift inscription, else new. Near fine in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$22.00
16) Airframe
Crichton, Michael
 
New York: Random House, 1996. New York: Random House, 1996. First edition. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 352 pp. Faint soiling top of pages. Near fine in near fine dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$22.00
17) And All Our Wounds Forgiven
Lester, Julius
 
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Arcade Publishing, 1994. New York: Arcade, 1994. First edition. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 228 pp. A few pages inadvertently dog-eared in manufacturing process, else new in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. New/New. 8vo. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$25.00
18) All Tomorrow's Parties
Gibson, William
 
New York, NY, U.S.A.: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1999. New York: Putnam's, 1999. First edition. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 277 pp. New in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. New/New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$32.00
19) All in the Timing: Fourteen Plays
Ives, David
 
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Vintage Books, 1995. New York: Vintage Original, 1995. First edition. SIGNED/INSCRIBED by the author to literary agent William Craver. 8vo. Trade paperback, 313 pp. plus 2 pp. advertising. 14 one-act plays including: Sure Thing, Words, Words, Words, The Universal Language, Variations on the Death of Trotsky, The Philadelphia, Long Ago and Far Away, Foreplay, or The Art of the Fugue, Seven Menus, Mere Mortals, English Made Simple, A Singular Kinda Guy, Speed-the-Play, Ancient Hist... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$39.00
20) The All-True Travels and Adventures of Lidie Newton
Smiley, Jane
 
New York: Knopf, 1998. New York: Knopf, 1998. First edition. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 452 pp. New in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. New/New. 8vo. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$22.00
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