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Rabbit Redux

By: Updike, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1971

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 1327


Updike, John. Rabbit Redux. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket, red cloth with gilt and silver spine titles and author’s name in silver on front cover, turquoise topstain, 14 by 20.7 cm, 406 pp. The book is a fine, unread copy with a few tiny spots on the top edge. The jacket is near fine with faint sun fading on the spine and a 2 mm tear on the top edge of the front panel. No writing, highlighting, names, or other marks. ... View more info

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The Blunders of a Bashful Man

By: Victor, Metta Victoria Fuller

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, J.S. Ogilvie: 1881

Seller ID: 2589


No. 18 in Ogilvie's humour series. Red and yellow wraps, 12.2 by 18 cm, 96 pp. Good with light rubbing, edge and corner wear to the wraps; an owner's name and date in pencil on the first leaf. "I have been, am now, and shall always be, a bashful man. I have been told that I am the only bashful man in the world. How that is I can not say, but should not be sorry to believe that it is so, for I am of too generous a nature to desire any other mortal to suffer the mish... 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

Seller ID: 2142


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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A Frolic of His Own - Signed First

By: William Gaddis

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Poseidon Press: 1994

Edition: First printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 948


Gaddis, William. A Frolic of His Own. New York: Poseidon Press, 1994, first printing. Hardcover with dust jacket, Reddish-brown paper over blue cloth spine and copper spine titles, 170mm x 240mm, 586 pp. The book is fine – appears unread – with light foxing to the top edge of the textblock. The jacket is near fine with faint signs of edge wear. This copy is signed by Gaddis on a label on the second fee endpaper and includes a sales rep memorandum that says “w... View more info

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Provinces of Night - Signed First

By: William Gay

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2000

Edition: First printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2571


Hardcover with dust jacket, black paper-covered boards over gray cloth spine with gilt spine titles, 16 by 24 cm, 293 pp. Fine, unread copy in like jacket. No writing, highlighting, names, or other marks. -- In 1999 William Gay's debut novel The Long Home signaled the arrival of a bold new voice in American fiction. In a rave review in the New York Times Book Review, Tony Earley wrote, "In the high tradition of the Southern novel, Gay is unafraid to tackle the biggest ... View more info

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Press Photo of William S. Burroughs, 1984

By: [William S. Burroughs]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Chicago, Chicago Sun-Times: 1984

Edition: Original

Seller ID: 1247


[William S. Burroughs] Press Photo of William S. Burroughs Chicago: Chicago Sun-Times, 1984 Glossy, black and white press photograph of Burroughs with multiple run dates stamped on verso – 1984, 1987 and 1997 – as well as other pen notes and a name label, 20.5 by 25.6 cm. Light edge wear, a small crease to the upper left corner and creases/cracks to the lower right corner. Some indentation of the writing on the verso can be seen on the front when you hold the imag... 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

Seller ID: 1237


[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