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The Laws of Our Fathers - Signed 1st in Slipcase

By: Turow, Scott

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus Giroux, 1996

Edition: First printing thus

Inscription: Signed


First edition thus (a limited first edition was previously printed by The Franklin Press). Hardcover with dust jacket in slipcase, 533 (1) pp. Signed by Turow on a leaf tipped-in by the publisher following the fffep. Included is a letter to booksellers from the publisher stating that “we have produced a limited number of signed, slipcased copies…” A fine, unread copy in a fine jacket. The slipcase has light rubbing and a small scrape near the bottom edge (see ... View more info

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The Lonely Polygamist - Signed 1st

By: Udall, Brady

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Co., 2010

Edition: First printing

Inscription: Signed


Hardcover in dust jacket, 602 pp. Signed by Udall on the title page. Near fine book and jacket with only faint signs of shelf wear – appears unread. 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 readers. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Nobleman

By: B.D. Benedikt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: R. J. Cormier, 2001


Benedikt, B.D. The Nobleman. R.J. Corimer Publishing, 2001. Softcover. In very good condition with light wear to the wraps and a pump to the upper corner of the book – appears lightly read, if at all. 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, IOBA) is an open shop dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. View more info

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The People of the Abyss

By: England, George Allan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Avalon Books, 1966

Edition: Reprint


Hardcover with dust jacket, tan cloth with red spine titles, 14 by 20 cm, 192 pp. Near fine hardcover with light yellowing of the leaves in a near fine jacket with light fading on the spine panel. No writing, highlighting, names, or other marks. The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. England (1877-1936) was a prolific American writer and explorer, best known for his speculative and science fiction. He attended Harvard University and later in life unsuccessfully r... View more info

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The Red Badge of Courage: A Facsimile Edition of the Manuscript

By: Crane, Stephen; Fredson Bowers

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington DC, National Cash Register Co., 1973

Edition: Limited ed


Crane, Stephen; Fredson Bowers. The Red Badge of Courage: A Facsimile Edition of the Manuscript. Washington, DC: The National Cash Register Co., 1973, number 255 of a limited first printing of 1000 copies. Two hardcover volumes in matching slipcase, red cloth with grey paper spine labels, 20.5 by 29.5 cm, xi 120 pp., 259 pp. Fine, unread copies in like slipcase. Volume one includes Bowers introduction and apparatus (a detailed index of alterations, annotations and r... View more info

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The Return of Tarzan - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap, nd


Grosset & Dunlap’s “Madison Square” series (cheaply produced WWII-era reprints). Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover is good with heavily yellowed leaves, foxing on the edges of the textblock, and corner wear. The dust jacket is poor with chipping, tears, and light stains (see images for details) and is in now in a fresh mylar sleeve for protection. Binding is strong and stable. (case) Dust jacket present. View more info

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The Son of Tarzan - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap, nd


Grosset & Dunlap’s “Madison Square” series (cheaply produced WWII-era reprints). Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover is good with heavily yellowed leaves, foxing on the edges of the textblock, and corner bumping. There is light sun fading on the head of the spine. The dust jacket is poor with heavy chipping, tears and light stains (see images for details) and is in now in a fresh mylar sleeve for protection. (case) Dust jacket present. View more info

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The Witch with No Name - SIGNED

By: Harrison, Kim

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harper, 2014

Edition: First printing

Inscription: Signed


Harrison, Kim. The Witch with No Name. New York: Harper Voyager, 2014, first edition, first printing. Hardcover with dust jacket, 16 by 23.5 cm, 462 pp. SIGNED by Harrison on the title page. Unread copy in near fine condition with only the faintest signs of shelf wear. 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) is an open sho... View more info

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Trail-Makers of the Middle Border

By: Garland, Hamlin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Co., 1926

Edition: Second printing


Black cloth with gilt spine titles and red and gilt cover titles and decorations, faded pink top-stain, illustrated endpapers, dust jacket, 13.5 by 19.5 cm, 426 pp. Very good with light wear to the extremities; the jacket has edge wear with several chips and tears. A beautiful copy in its rare jacket. No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA) is an open shop dedicated... View more info

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Walker Art Center Readings: William Burroughs Event Poster, 1979

By: [William S. Burroughs] Walker Art Center/University of Minnesota

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Walker Art Center/University of Minnesota, 1979

Edition: First edition


[William S. Burroughs] Walker Art Center Readings: William Burroughs Event Poster. Minneapolis: Walker Art Center/University of Minnesota, 1979. Single-sided broadside on cream paper, 13.9 cm by 43.2 cm. Near fine with only a small, faint crease to the upper left corner. Promoting Burroughs’ first vist to the WAC on October 24, 1979, this graphically pleasing broadside features an image of Burroughs by Tina Freeman. Will be shipped flat. First Edition. View more info

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When Mayflowers Blossom: A Romance of Plymouth’s First Years

By: Plumb, Albert H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York/Chicago/Toronto/London/Edinburgh, Fleming H. Revell Company, 1914


Yellow-orange cloth with black titles and decorations, 14 by 20.8 cm, 506 pp. plus 6 pages of publisher ads. Very good with light wear to the extremities. Lacks dust jacket. On the front pastedown there is an unused universal bookplate affixed over another bookplate. No writing or other marks. View more info

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Zoetrope: All-Story, Summer 2011, Vol. 15 No. 2, Guest Designer: Beck Hansen

By: Brodeur, Adrienne; Francis Ford Coppola; Michael Ray; Beck Hansen, eds.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Zoetrope: All-Story, 2011


Periodical, wraps, 21 by 27.3 cm, 90 (8) pp., illus. Very good with light rubbing to the covers. Guest designed by Beck with contributions by Stuart Dybek, Emily Ruskovich, May-Lan Tan, and George Langelaan. View more info