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  • NO MORE REUNIONS. by Bowers, John.
    Bowers, John.
    NO MORE REUNIONS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Dutton, 1973. dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's second novel, a coming-of-age story set in the 1940s. 224 pp. ISBN: 0-525168052.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 71082
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  • NO MORE REUNIONS. by Bowers, John.
    Bowers, John.
    NO MORE REUNIONS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Dutton, 1973. dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's second novel, a coming-of-age story set in the 1940s. 224 pp. ISBN: 0-525168052.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (prev owner's name)

    Book ID: 66991
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  • NO CRYSTAL STAIR. by Sarsfield, Mairuth.
    Sarsfield, Mairuth.
    NO CRYSTAL STAIR.

    Edition: Trade paperback.

    Toronto: Stoddart, (1998). SIGNED - The author's first novel, set in the proud, tight knit Black community of the Little Burgundy district of Quebec in the mid-1940s. It follows the life of Marion Willow, a Black widow, working two jobs as she attempts to raise her three daughters with dignity despite the limitations placed on them due to segregation. INSCRIBED on the title page. 247 pp. ISBN: 0-773780024.

    Condition: Very near fine in illustrated wrappers with self flaps.

    Book ID: 82163
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  • CITY OF DRAGONS. by Stanley, Kelli.
    Stanley, Kelli.
    CITY OF DRAGONS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2010.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Her second book, a 'roman noir,' set in San Francisco in 1940 and featuring Miranda Corbie, private investigator, former nurse in the Spanish Civil War and ex-escort. Author's note. SIGNED on the title page. 358 pp. ISBN: 978-0312-603601.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (inscription on front endpaper)

    Book ID: 57269
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  • CITY OF DRAGONS. by Stanley, Kelli.
    Stanley, Kelli.
    CITY OF DRAGONS.

    Edition: Book club edition.

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2010.) dj. SIGNED hardcover - Her second book, a 'roman noir,' set in San Francisco in 1940 and featuring Miranda Corbie, private investigator, former nurse in the Spanish Civil War and ex-escort. Author's note. SIGNED on the title page. 338 pp. ISBN: 978-0312-603601.

    Condition: Near fine in a very good dust jacket.

    Book ID: 66019
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  • CITY OF DRAGONS. by Stanley, Kelli.
    Stanley, Kelli.
    CITY OF DRAGONS.

    Edition: 1st trade paperback printing.

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2011.). SIGNED - Her second book, a 'roman noir,' set in San Francisco in 1940 and featuring Miranda Corbie, private investigator, former nurse in the Spanish Civil War and ex-escort. Author's note. SIGNED on the title page. 338 pp. ISBN: 978-0312-668792.

    Condition: Near fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 66020
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  • CITY OF DRAGONS. by Stanley, Kelli.
    Stanley, Kelli.
    CITY OF DRAGONS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2010.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Her second book, a 'roman noir,' set in San Francisco in 1940 and featuring Miranda Corbie, private investigator, former nurse in the Spanish Civil War and ex-escort. Author's note. 358 pp. ISBN: 978-0312-603601.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 77814
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  • CITY OF DRAGONS. by Stanley, Kelli.
    Stanley, Kelli.
    CITY OF DRAGONS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2010.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Her second book, a 'roman noir,' set in San Francisco in 1940 and featuring Miranda Corbie, private investigator, former nurse in the Spanish Civil War and ex-escort. Author's note. SIGNED on the title page and dated in the month of publication. 358 pp. ISBN: 978-0312-603601.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 63352
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  • CLEA'S MOON. by Wright, Edward.
    Wright, Edward.
    CLEA'S MOON.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Putnam, (2003) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, set in the late 1940s, in postwar Los Angeles, and introducing former B Western movie idol and now ex-convict John Ray Horn, who is making ends meet by collecting debts for a gambler when an old friend calls asking for help with his father's estate, where Horn finds an obscene photograph of his young stepdaughter. SIGNED on the title page. Winner of the Debut Dagger Award from the Crime Writers' Association of Great Britain (the first American author to win this award). 308 pp. ISBN: 0-399150471.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 82430
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  • CLEA'S MOON. by Wright, Edward.
    Wright, Edward.
    CLEA'S MOON.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Orion, (2003) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The true first edition of the author's first novel, set in the late 1940s, in postwar Los Angeles, and introducing former B Western movie idol and now ex-convict John Ray Horn, who is making ends meet by collecting debts for a gambler when an old friend calls asking for help with his father's estate, where Horn finds an obscene photograph of his young stepdaughter. SIGNED on the title page. Winner of the Debut Dagger Award from the Crime Writers' Association of Great Britain (the first American author to win this award). 282 pp. ISBN: 0-752852892.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 82431
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