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  • Auchincloss, Louis.
    A WORLD OF PROFIT.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1968. Hardcover first edition - Novel about an old New York family - leaders of society and wealth for 300 years. 265 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in blue cloth, lacking the dj.

    Book ID: 39231
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  • Auchincloss, Louis.
    EXIT LADY MASHAM.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1983. Hardcover first edition -

    Condition: NF/NF (pc)

    Book ID: 2728
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  • THE RECTOR OF JUSTIN. by Auchincloss, Louis (Illustrated by Uldis Klavins.)
    Auchincloss, Louis (Illustrated by Uldis Klavins.)
    THE RECTOR OF JUSTIN.

    Edition: First thus- a signed, limited edition.

    Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1977. SIGNED hardcover - Auchincloss's classic 1964 novel reissued in a special edition with a 'message to subscribers' by Auchincloss and illustrated with drawings by Uldis Klavins. A limited edition, SIGNED on a blank preliminary page with a tissue guard laid, bound in dark brown leather binding with raised bands on the spine, gilt lettering and decoration spine and covers, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, silk ribbon bookmark. 417 pp.

    Condition: Fine (an as new, unread copy, but with a bit of sunning to edges of moire endpapers.)

    Book ID: 54924
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  • BROOKLYN FOLLIES. by Auster, Paul.
    Auster, Paul.
    BROOKLYN FOLLIES.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (2006) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - "Nathan Glass has come to Brooklyn to die. This is only the latest in a long line of follies." 306 pp. ISBN: 0-805077146.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 81036
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  • SUNSET PARK. by Auster, Paul.
    Auster, Paul.
    SUNSET PARK.

    Edition: First UK printing.

    London: Faber & Faber, (2010) dj. Hardcover first edition - A contemporary novel set in the aftermath of the 2008 financial collapse. 308 pp. ISBN: 978-0571258789.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 81037
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  • MAN IN THE DARK. by Auster, Paul.
    Auster, Paul.
    MAN IN THE DARK.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (2008.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Paul Auster's "brilliant, devastating novel about the many realities we inhabit as wars flame all around us" begins ÔI am alone in the dark, turning the world around in my head as I struggle through another bout of insomnia, another white night in the great American wilderness.' SIGNED on the title page. 180 pp. ISBN: 978-0805088397.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 81041
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  • MAN IN THE DARK. by Auster, Paul.
    Auster, Paul.
    MAN IN THE DARK.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (2008.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Paul Auster's "brilliant, devastating novel about the many realities we inhabit as wars flame all around us" begins ÔI am alone in the dark, turning the world around in my head as I struggle through another bout of insomnia, another white night in the great American wilderness.' 180 pp. ISBN: 978-0805088397.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 77186
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  • MAN IN THE DARK. by Auster, Paul.
    Auster, Paul.
    MAN IN THE DARK.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Henry Holt, (2008.). SIGNED first edition - Paul Auster's "brilliant, devastating novel about the many realities we inhabit as wars flame all around us" begins ÔI am alone in the dark, turning the world around in my head as I struggle through another bout of insomnia, another white night in the great American wilderness.' SIGNED on the title page. 180 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in illustrated wrappers (vertical crease on front cover, a bit of rubbing to back cover) .

    Book ID: 81042
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  • THE BOOK OF ILLUSIONS. by Auster, Paul
    Auster, Paul
    THE BOOK OF ILLUSIONS.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Henry Holt, (2002.). SIGNED first edition - A powerful novel about obsession by a writer whose work is consistently original and riveting - advance praise from Jonathan Letham and Peter Carey. SIGNED on the title page. 321 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 81043
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  • 4 3 2 1. by Auster, Paul.
    Auster, Paul.
    4 3 2 1.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Henry Holt, (2017). First edition - A long and provocative novel, one which follows four different lives of one boy - shortlisted for the Man-Booker Award. 866 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 71648
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  • ORACLE NIGHT. by Auster, Paul
    Auster, Paul
    ORACLE NIGHT.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (2003.) dj. Hardcover first edition - His eleventh novel. Covering a period of just 9 days, in Brooklyn in 1982, this is a meditation on the nature of time - but also a book which can be described as 'reading like an old-fashioned ghost story.' 243 pp. ISBN: 0-8050-73205.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 48982
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  • SUNSET PARK. by Auster, Paul.
    Auster, Paul.
    SUNSET PARK.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (2010) dj. Hardcover first edition - A contemporary novel set in the aftermath of the 2008 financial collapse. 308 pp. ISBN: 978-0805092868.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 67153
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  • HAND TO MOUTH: A Chronicle of Early Failure by Auster, Paul.
    Auster, Paul.
    HAND TO MOUTH: A Chronicle of Early Failure

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Henry Holt, (1997). First edition - The author's memories of surviving in New York City and Paris before success came - or as the cover says this "is essentially an autobiography about money and what it means not to have it." Includes some previously unknown early writings - three plays, a tabletop baseball game, a pseudonymous mystery and more - all of which testify to his efforts to make money. 449 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 49516
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  • BROOKLYN FOLLIES. by Auster, Paul.
    Auster, Paul.
    BROOKLYN FOLLIES.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (2006) dj. Hardcover first edition - "Nathan Glass has come to Brooklyn to die. This is only the latest in a long line of follies." 306 pp. ISBN: 0-805077146.

    Condition: Very near fine in a near fine dustjacket.(tiny tear to dj at side of spine)

    Book ID: 67592
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  • TRAVELS IN THE SCRIPTORIUM. by Auster, Paul.
    Auster, Paul.
    TRAVELS IN THE SCRIPTORIUM.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Henry Holt, (2007.). First edition - A short metaphysical novel which begins with an old man waking in a room, disorientated and with no knowledge of who he is or where he is. 145 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 55414
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  • TRAVELS IN THE SCRIPTORIUM. by Auster, Paul.
    Auster, Paul.
    TRAVELS IN THE SCRIPTORIUM.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (2007.) dj. Hardcover first edition - A short metaphysical novel which begins with an old man waking in a room, disorientated and with no knowledge of who he is or where he is. 145 pp. ISBN: 0-8050-81453.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 53864
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  • THE BOOK OF ILLUSIONS. by Auster, Paul
    Auster, Paul
    THE BOOK OF ILLUSIONS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (2002.) dj. Hardcover first edition - A powerful novel about obsession by a writer whose work is consistently original and riveting - dustjacket praise from Jonathan Letham and Peter Carey, among others. 321 pp. ISBN: 0-805054081.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 34847
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  • TIMBUKTU. by Auster, Paul
    Auster, Paul
    TIMBUKTU.

    Edition: First UK printing.

    London: Faber & Faber, 1999. dj. Hardcover first edition - Auster's remarkable novel told from the viewpoint of Mr. Bones, an endearing and memorable dog. 186 pp. ISBN: 0-571-191975.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 58937
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  • BROOKLYN FOLLIES. by Auster, Paul.
    Auster, Paul.
    BROOKLYN FOLLIES.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Henry Holt, (2006). SIGNED first edition - "Nathan Glass has come to Brooklyn to die. This is only the latest in a long line of follies." SIGNED on the title page. 306 pp.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 80851
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  • ORACLE NIGHT. by Auster, Paul
    Auster, Paul
    ORACLE NIGHT.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (2003.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - His eleventh novel. Covering a period of just 9 days, in Brooklyn in 1982, this is a meditation on the nature of time - but also a book which can be described as 'reading like an old-fashioned ghost story.' SIGNED on the title page. 243 pp. ISBN: 0-8050-73205.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 81028
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  • THE BOOK OF ILLUSIONS. by Auster, Paul
    Auster, Paul
    THE BOOK OF ILLUSIONS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (2002.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A powerful novel about obsession by a writer whose work is consistently original and riveting - dustjacket praise from Jonathan Letham and Peter Carey, among others. SIGNED on the title page. 321 pp. ISBN: 0-805054081.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket

    Book ID: 81029
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  • GABRIEL'S LAMENT. by Bailey, Paul.
    Bailey, Paul.
    GABRIEL'S LAMENT.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Viking, (1987) dj. Hardcover first edition - The sixth novel by this award winning author, but the first to be published in the US and rather uncommon in this edition. A book which is an "often horrifying picture of eccentric English family life, stretching from the 1940s to the present" and of a lonely man. Shortlisted for the Booker award. 331 pp. ISBN: 0-670816566.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (remainder line)

    Book ID: 80133
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  • Baker, Nicholson.
    VOX.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (1992) dj. Hardcover first edition - A long telephone seduction between two strangers, who first encountered each other on an adult party line, a combination of mundane and sexual fantasies. A modern erotic classic. 165 pp. ISBN: 0-394-58995-5.

    Condition: Fine in a very good dustjacket (scratch, short closed tear.)

    Book ID: 16533
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  • THE ANTHOLOGIST. by Baker, Nicholson .
    Baker, Nicholson .
    THE ANTHOLOGIST.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Simon & Schuster, (2009). SIGNED first edition - As told by Paul Chowder, a failed poet, who is writing an introduction to a poetry anthology, this is both a funny story about life and a love story about poetry - from Tennyson, Swinburne, and Yeats to the moderns - Roethke, Bogan, Merwin. SIGNED on the title page and dated in the year of publication. 243 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers. An uncommon advance issue, especially so signed.

    Book ID: 80796
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  • VOX. by Baker, Nicholson.
    Baker, Nicholson.
    VOX.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (1992) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A long telephone seduction between two strangers, who first encountered each other on an adult party line, a combination of mundane and sexual fantasies. A modern erotic classic. SIGNED on the title page. 165 pp. ISBN: 0-394-58995-5.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 81088
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  • VOX. by Baker, Nicholson.
    Baker, Nicholson.
    VOX.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    New York: Random House, (1992) dj. SIGNED hardcover - A long telephone seduction between two strangers, who first encountered each other on an adult party line, a combination of mundane and sexual fantasies. A modern erotic classic. SIGNED on the title page. 165 pp. ISBN: 0-394-58995-5.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 81089
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  • ROOM TEMPERATURE. by Baker, Nicholson.
    Baker, Nicholson.
    ROOM TEMPERATURE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Grove Weidenfeld, (1990). SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's second novel, a new father's afternoon reverie. SIGNED on the title page. 116 pp. ISBN: 0-802112242.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 81090
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  • ROOM TEMPERATURE. by Baker, Nicholson.
    Baker, Nicholson.
    ROOM TEMPERATURE.

    Edition: First UK printing.

    Cambridge: Granta / Penguin, (1990). SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's second novel, a new father's afternoon reverie. SIGNED on the title page. 116 pp. ISBN: 0-140142126.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 81091
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  • Baker, Will
    SHADOW HUNTER

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pocket Books, 1993. dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel set in the near future, in the American hives of the supermalls, and in the southwestern deserts - Gary Snyder calls it "deep ecology with a dash of Ayahuasca.". ISBN: 0-671-790463.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy)

    Book ID: 4746
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  • THE DAY OF CREATION. by Ballard, J. G.
    Ballard, J. G.
    THE DAY OF CREATION.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (1988.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel set in "the parched, diseased, impoverished terrain of central Africa" where in front of the doctor struggling to bring water to the area, an apparent miracle occurs. As a tractor gouges the ground for an airstrip, "water bubbles to the surface, first a trickle, but soon a powerful flood. and a sizeable river seems to be forming." A combination of speculative and realistic fiction. 254 pp. Dust jacket by Wendell Minor. ISBN: 0-88619-1815.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 65033
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