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  • GIRL, 20. by Amis, Kingsley.
    Amis, Kingsley.
    GIRL, 20.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1972) dj. Hardcover first edition - Amis's ninth novel - a "brilliant, ruthless, ultimately unnerving survey of current lunacies." 253 pp. Dust jacket design by Wendell Minor.

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

    Book ID: 62523
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  • THE HIDING PLACE. by Azzopardi, Trezza.
    Azzopardi, Trezza.
    THE HIDING PLACE.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Picador, (2000) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Her first novel, shortlisted for the Booker Prize in England (the only debut novel on the shortlist that year), set in a Maltese immigrant community in Cardiff, Wales in the 1960s. SIGNED on the title page. 282 pp. ISBN: 0-87113-8158.

    Condition: Very near fine in a fine dustjacket.

    Book ID: 60488
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  • Azzopardi, Trezza.
    THE HIDING PLACE.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2001. First edition - Her first novel, shortlisted for the Booker Prize in England (the only debut novel on the shortlist that year), set in a Maltese immigrant community in Cardiff, Wales in the 1960s.

    Condition: Near fine.

    Book ID: 18429
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  • Azzopardi, Trezza.
    THE HIDING PLACE.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2001. First edition - Her first novel, shortlisted for the Booker Prize in England (the only debut novel on the shortlist that year), set in a Maltese immigrant community in Cardiff, Wales in the 1960s.

    Condition: Fine.

    Book ID: 18528
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  • NEONS. by Belloc, Denis.
    Belloc, Denis.
    NEONS.

    Edition: First US printing.

    Boston: David R. Godine, Publisher, (1991) dj. Hardcover first edition - Belloc's first novel - one with many intentional autobiographical parallels. "In this brilliant tale of violent sexuality, set forth in stark, hypnotic prose, Denis Belloc presents a straightforward narrative of the homosexual underworld in 1960s Paris." Translated by William Rodamor. 103 pp. ISBN: 0-879238585.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 64956
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  • LOVE AMONG THE RUINS. by Clark, Robert.
    Clark, Robert.
    LOVE AMONG THE RUINS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Norton, (2001) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Third novel by this prize-winning author, a coming of age story set in the summer of 1968. SIGNED on the title page and dated in the year of publication. 333 pp. ISBN: 0-393-020152.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (appears unread.)

    Book ID: 74318
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  • LOVE AMONG THE RUINS. by Clark, Robert.
    Clark, Robert.
    LOVE AMONG THE RUINS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Norton, (2001) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Third novel by this prize-winning author, a coming of age story set in the summer of 1968. INSCRIBED on the title page "For ------, With all best wishes." 333 pp. ISBN: 0-393-020152.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket. (some sunning to boards).

    Book ID: 53074
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  • THE LAST CLIMB. by Cosgrove, Thomas.
    Cosgrove, Thomas.
    THE LAST CLIMB.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Simon & Schuster, (1999) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, a thriller set in Peru in the 1960s when the indigeneous revolt against the government and the haciendos is gaining momentum - and is also meeting with brutal suppression. An American climber becomes involved in their struggle and finds himself not only with a price on his head but struggling for his own survival. Cosgrove is an experienced mountain climber and his knowledge of climbing adds to this book. 303 pp. ISBN: 0-684834146.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 66790
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  • NICE GUYS FINISH DEAD. by Debin, David.
    Debin, David.
    NICE GUYS FINISH DEAD.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, 1992. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, introducing Albie Marx, who wrote a slim book which became a cult classic in the 1960s and has been trying to come up with an encore ever since. When his lover is murdered, he becomes the chief suspect. SIGNED on the title page. Review copy with publisher's material laid in. 242 pp. ISBN: 0-679401415.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 76793
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  • THE SHADOW YEAR. by Ford, Jeffrey.
    Ford, Jeffrey.
    THE SHADOW YEAR.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow (imprint of Harper Collins), (2008.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A strange novel about childhood in a small town by this Edgar and Nebula Award winning author. When a prowler is spotted in his 1960s Long Island neighborhood, a young boy and his brother set out to aid the police. Strange things start happening, and strangest of all is that these disturbing occurences seem to happen when their sister Mary has made changes to the model town in the basement. SIGNED on the title page. 289 pp. ISBN: 0-06-1231525.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 61642
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  • THE KING OF AMERICA. by Gillison, Samantha.
    Gillison, Samantha.
    THE KING OF AMERICA.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (2004) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Award winning author's second novel, set in two very different worlds - an America of wealth and privilege and primitive New Guinea. Loosely based on the mysterious 1961 disappearance of Michael Rockefeller, this imagines how it might have been. SIGNED on the title page. 213 pp. ISBN: 0-375-508198.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 63389
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  • BING CROSBY'S LAST SONG. by Goran, Lester.
    Goran, Lester.
    BING CROSBY'S LAST SONG.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Picador, (1998.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel set in 1968 in the dying Irish-American community of Oakland Park, Pittsburgh. 279 pp. ISBN: 0-312-195400.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 53860
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  • A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE FLOOD: Stories. by Harfenist, Jean.
    Harfenist, Jean.
    A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE FLOOD: Stories.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002. dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first book, 11 interconnected stories that follow the coming to age of a young woman living in rural small town Minnesota in the 1960s - at the same time as her family is disintegrating, from poverty, drugs and alcohol, and their house is literally sinking, Dustjacket praise from Kay Gibbons, Richard Russo (who described it as " like finding a hot slot machine in a casino. One winner after another") and Mark Childress, 212 pp. ISBN: 0-375-413936.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 67501
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  • CHALKTOWN. by Haynes, Melinda.
    Haynes, Melinda.
    CHALKTOWN.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Hyperion, (2001) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's second novel, set in a small Mississippi town in the 1960s. 317 pp. ISBN: 0-7868-6656X.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 59245
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  • OVER THE EDGE. by Kaplan, Marc Paul.
    Kaplan, Marc Paul.
    OVER THE EDGE.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    Walnut Creek, CA: Komenar Publishing, (2006). First edition - The author's first suspense novel, set in 1969 in a Jackson Hole, Wyoming, then a burgeoning ski resort, the story of two dangerous men on a collision course. 317 pp.

    Condition: Very near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers. Promotional postcard laid in.

    Book ID: 63320
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  • ON CHESIL BEACH. by McEwan, Ian.
    McEwan, Ian.
    ON CHESIL BEACH.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Doubleday, (2007) dj. Hardcover first edition - A short poignant novel, set in the 1960s as a young couple, both virgins, look forward to the first night of their honeymoon with very different expectations- and when things go wrong, the lack of a simple word or gesture changes their lives forever. 166 pp. ISBN: 978-0385522403.

    Condition: Very near fine in a near fine dustjacket (some creasing to the dj at the top of the spine).

    Book ID: 76227
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  • ON CHESIL BEACH. by McEwan, Ian.
    McEwan, Ian.
    ON CHESIL BEACH.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    London: Jonathan Cape, (2007) dj. Hardcover - A short poignant novel, set in the 1960s as a young couple, both virgins, look forward to the first night of their honeymoon with very different expectations- when the lack of a simple word or gesture changes their lives forever. 166 pp. ISBN: 978-0224081184.

    Condition: Near fine in a near fine dust jacket (bottom edge slightly bumped).

    Book ID: 63423
    Keywords: 1960s, Fiction, honeymoon
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  • SHUFFLE. by Michaels, Leonard.
    Michaels, Leonard.
    SHUFFLE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (1990) dj. Hardcover first edition - Autobiographical fiction in the form of journals, essays, memoir and short story, The final long story - Sylvia - recounts his marriage in Greenwich Village in the early 1960s. 162 pp. ISBN: 0-374263493.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 67342
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  • CAKEWALK: A Memoir. by Moses, Kate.
    Moses, Kate.
    CAKEWALK: A Memoir.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Dial Press, (2010) dj. Hardcover first edition - A funny and touching memoir of a crummy - and crumby - childhood in the 1960s and 70s. Each chapter includes a recipe. 350 pp. ISBN: 978-0385342988.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 64930
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  • LITTLE GREEN. by Mosley, Walter.
    Mosley, Walter.
    LITTLE GREEN.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Doubleday, (2013) dj. Hardcover first edition - An Easy Rawlins crime novel, set in Los Angeles in 1967, where he and Mouse are cruising the streets searching for a young black man known as "Little Green" who disappeared during an acid trip. 291 pp. ISBN: 978-0385535984.

    Condition: Very near fine in fine dust jacket (remainder dot).

    Book ID: 74874
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  • EVERGREEN REVIEW READER 1957-1967: A Ten Year Anthology of America's Leading Literary Magazine. by Rosset, Barney, editor.
    Rosset, Barney, editor.
    EVERGREEN REVIEW READER 1957-1967: A Ten Year Anthology of America's Leading Literary Magazine.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    New York: Grove Press, (1968.) dj. Hardcover - Includes contributions by Samuel Becket, Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, Amiri Baraka, Michael McClure, William S. Burroughs, Jack Spicer, James Purdy, Henri Michaux, Kerouac, Robbe-Grillet, Rexroth, Duncan, Everson, John O'Hara, Sartre, Olson, Eastlake, Gary Snyder, Octavio Paz, Carlos Fuentes, Henry Miller, Jacques Prevert, Gunter Grass, Merwin, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Charles Olson, Richard Brautigan, Chester Himes, Jorge Luis Borges and more. Illustrated with drawings, cartoons and photographs from the original magazine. A very large, heavy and impressive book. 776 pp plus 9 pp of a Barbarella comic strip and notes on contributors.

    Condition: Ex-library with the usual markings, but overall tight and clean in a very good dust jacket (price-clipped.)

    Book ID: 57270
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  • THE NAKED SPOTLIGHT. by Stokes, Gloria J.
    Stokes, Gloria J.
    THE NAKED SPOTLIGHT.

    Edition: First edition.

    New York: Vantage Press, (1971) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Set against the backdrop of the music business from San Francisco's Haight Street to London's SoHo district, this is a novel about a woman who is assigned to accompany a top entertainment star on tour as his public relations representative. INSCRIBED on the front endpaper.

    Condition: Near fine in a good dust jacket(some edgewear to dj)

    Book ID: 72893
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  • THEIR DOGS CAME WITH THEM. by Viramontes, Helena Maria
    Viramontes, Helena Maria
    THEIR DOGS CAME WITH THEM.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Simon & Schuster / Atria, (2007) dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel by this award-winning writer: three young women struggle to find their way in the gritty urban world of the barrio of East Los Angeles in the 1960s. 328 pp. ISBN: 978-0743287661.

    Condition: Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. (some light toning to the pages)

    Book ID: 67662
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