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  • BLUE LADIES. by Burr, Bettz
    Burr, Bettz

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Seaview Books, (1980) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, the story of a group of wealthy East Side women who serve on the board of a small art museum in New York City and of three staff members who find themselves under attack when the museum receives a huge donation which catapults it into the public eye. As a first time author at age 40, Burr feels like she write from the perspective of mid-life women. 313 pp. ISBN: 0-872235858.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (creasing to front flap of dj)

    Book ID: 83598
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  • THE ART THIEF. by Charney, Noah.
    Charney, Noah.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Simon & Schuster/ ATRIA, (2007) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, a literate thirller about three apparently isolated thefts in three different cities, but they turn out to have more in common than first suspected. SIGNED and dated in Aug 08 on the title page. 290 pp. ISBN: 978-1416550303.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (some toning to the pages)

    Book ID: 70268
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  • THE FLAMETHROWERS by Kushner, Rachel.
    Kushner, Rachel.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Scribner, (2013.). SIGNED first edition - Kushner's highly praised second novel (both her first novel and this one were nominated for the National Book Award). Christina Garcia calls this a "frequently dazzling novel [which] thrusts us into the white-hot center of the 1970s conceptual art world, motorcycle racing, upper-class Italy and the rampant kidnappings and terrorism that plagued it. It's an irresistible, high-octane mix . . Kushner's insights into place, society and the complicated rules of belonging, and unbelonging, can be mordantly brilliant." SIGNED on the title page. 385 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 61046
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