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Bright Shiny Morning - Signed First Edition

By: Frey, James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper, 2008

Edition: First printing

Inscription: Signed


Signed by the author on a leaf tipped in by the publisher. Hardcover with dust jacket, 501 pp. Fine, unread copy in a fine jacket with a “Signed First Edition” label on the cover panel. No writing, highlighting, names, or other marks. The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB, IOBA) is an open shop dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. Dust jac... View more info

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Caught - Signed 1st

By: Coben, Harlan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dutton, 2010

Edition: First printing

Inscription: Signed


Coben, Harlan. Caught. New York: Dutton, 2010, first edition, first printing. Hardcover in dust jacket, 388 (1) pp. Signed by Coben on the second free endpaper. Near fine hardcover with light rubbing at the head and tail of the spine and a tiny remainder dot on the bottom edge of the textblock. In a near fine dust jacket. No writing, highlighting, names, or other marks. The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, nev... View more info

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Cities of the Plain, Loose-Leaf Advance Review Copy in Original Shipping Carton [ARC]

By: McCarthy, Cormac

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf, Fall 1997

Edition: Review Copy


Loose-leaf, 298 sheets (iv 291 pp.), printed recto only, including marketing information, in original shipping carton. Some handling wear to the marketing sheet, but the remaining sheets are near fine. The box is intact, but poor with lots of handling wear. For the completist, a scarce loose-leaf review copy of McCarthy’s final volume in the Border Trilogy. The box has a Borzoi label covered with a Random House label addressed to a buyer (and collector from whom we... View more info

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COLD FIRE - SIGNED Limited Edition

By: Dean Koontz

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Putnam, 1991

Edition: First printing

Inscription: Signed


Koontz, Dean. Cold Fire. New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1991, first printing, number 500 of a limited edition of 750. SIGNED by Koontz on the limitation page. Hardcover with dust jacket and matching slipcase. Hardcover and jacket are fine, slipcase is near fine with only faint shelf wear and a couple of very light dings. No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB... View more info

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Continental Drift

By: Russell Banks

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, 1985

Edition: First printing


Banks, Russell. Continental Drift. New York: Harper & Row, 1985, first edition, first printing. Hardcover with dust jacket, brown paper over grey cloth spine with brown spine titles, 366 pp. Fine, unread copy in like jacket. Includes the original Harper review slip and Harper New laid in. No writing, highlighting, names, or other marks. The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Fables Less and Less Fabulous: English Fables and Parables of the Nineteenth Cenury and heir Illustrations

By: Dolvers, Horst

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Newark, University of Delaware Press, 1997

Edition: First American edition


Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover is near fine, jacket is very good with minor edge wear, a couple of tiny edge tears, and minor fading on the spine panel. No writing, highlighting, names, or other marks. The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB, IOBA) is an open shop dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Girl from the Marsh Croft and Other Stories

By: Selma Lagerlof

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Iowa City, Penfield Press, 1996


Lagerlof, Selma. Girl from the Marsh Croft and Other Stories. Iowa City, Iowa: Penfield Press, 1996. Wraps, 152mm x 228mm, 162 pp. Very good condition with light wear and yellowing to the wraps and light foxing on the top edge of the textblock – appears unread. No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. Includes The Girl from Marsh Croft, The Airship, The Wedding March, The Musician, A Story from Halstanas, The Peace of God, The legend of the Christmas Ro... View more info

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Goliath - Signed 1st

By: Westerfeld, Scott

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Simon Pulse, 2011

Edition: First printing

Inscription: Signed


Hardcover with dust jacket, 543 pp., illus. Boldly signed by Westerfld on the title page. Fine but for an unfortunate remainder mark on the top edge of the textblock (see image), in a near fine jacket with some minor wrinkles at the head of the spine. A lovely coy of the third and final volume in the Leviathan series. The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB) is dedicat... View more info

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Grass Fires

By: Gerber, Dan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, Clark City Press, 1989

Inscription: Signed


Wraps, 14 by 21.5 cm, 161 pp. Inscribed and signed by Gerber on the first leaf: “For Diane, with my best wishes, Dan Gerber / June 22, 1990.” Very good with only minor wear to the wraps. No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. A collection of the author’s stories. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB) is dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. View more info

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Grass Fires

By: Gerber, Dan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, Clark City Press, 1989

Inscription: Signed


Wraps, 14 by 21.5 cm, 161 pp. Signed and dated (1990)by Gerber on the title page.: “ Near fine, unread copy. No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. A collection of the author’s stories. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB) is dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. View more info

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Hardball - Signed 1st

By: D’Amato, Barbara

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1990

Edition: First printing

Inscription: Signed


Hardcover in dust jacket, 210 pp. Signed by D’Amato on the title page: “2/14/90 Best wishes! Barbara D’Amato.” Near fine hardcover with minor wear at the extremities. Jacket in near fine with light yellowing on the flaps. No writing, highlighting, names, or other marks. The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. A very nice copy of D’Amato’s first Cat Marsala mystery novel. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (M... View more info

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Hemingway’s Nick Adams

By: Flora, Joseph M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University, 1982


Green cloth with orange spine titles, dust jacket, 14.5 by 22.3 cm, (xvii) 285 pp. Near fine hardcover, in a very good jacket with some wear and small tears at the head of the spine panel and flap creases and a couple of very light drip marks. No writing, highlighting, names or other marks. “Making a strong case for the central place of Nick Adams in the body of Hemingway’s work, this study by Flora follows the development of Nick as a character from youth to adole... View more info

Hour Upon the Stage

By: Pinchot, Ann

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Muskegon, Michigan, The Examiner, Inc., Late 1970's


Pinchot, Ann. Hour Upon the Stage. Muskegon, Michigan: The Examiner, Inc., first published in 1929, this softcover edition is not dated (though the cover artwork is dated 1977). Wraps, 13.5 by 21.4 cm, 207 pp. Very good with very light cover and corner wear. "The motives of a town's leading citizen and benefactor, small-minded greed, and the Jewish community are scathingly portrayed here. Set in 'Muskenaw' (Muskegon)" (Michigan in the Novel, 1136). No writ... View more info

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Invisible - Signed 1st

By: Patterson, James; David Ellis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown and Comany, 2014

Edition: First printing

Inscription: Signed


Hardcover with dust jacket, 401 pp. plus a 13-page excerpt from Patterson’s “Burn.” Boldly signed by Patterson on the title page. Near fine hardcover with bumping at the head and tail of the spine, in a fine jacket. No writing, highlighting, names, or other marks. The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB) is dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating read... View more info

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Knowing - SIGNED Advance Reading Copy

By: McMillan, Rosalyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Warner, 1995

Edition: ARC

Inscription: Signed


McMillan, Rosalyn. Knowing. New York: Warner Books, 1996, Advance Reading Copy (1995). Wraps, 151mm by 228mm, 405 pp. SIGNED and dated (9-16-95) by the author on the title page. Light wear to the edges and corners with a small upper corner crease on the front cover. No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. From the author of This Side of Eternity and Blue Collar Blues. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ... View more info