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  • MANY CALIFORNIAS: Literature from the Golden State by [Anthology] Haslam, Gerald W., editor. Floyd Salas, signed.
    [Anthology] Haslam, Gerald W., editor. Floyd Salas, signed.
    MANY CALIFORNIAS: Literature from the Golden State

    Edition: First printing, a large trade paperback.

    Reno, NV: University of Nevada Press, (1992). SIGNED first edition - A wonderful anthology, covering a very broad range of writers - included are sections on the rise of regions in California, the San Francisco Renaissance, the Fresno poets and many more. Contributors range from Mary Austin to John Muir to Chandler, from Sherley Anne Williams, Wanda Coleman and Amy Tan to Ella Leffland, from Jack Kerouac to Charles Bukowski, Bob Kaufamn, Kate Braverman. and Maxine Hong Kingston. SIGNED by Floyd Salas at his poem "To Sergei, My Sweet Old Dog." Introductory essays to each section, and brief biographies of the writers included. 388 pgs. ISBN: 0-87417-1830.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 64488
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  • IN A NEW LAND: An Anthology of Immigrant Literature. by [Anthology, signed] Grossman, Sari and Joan Brodsky Schur, editors. Frank Chin, signed.
    [Anthology, signed] Grossman, Sari and Joan Brodsky Schur, editors. Frank Chin, signed.
    IN A NEW LAND: An Anthology of Immigrant Literature.

    Edition: Trade paperback.

    Lincolnwood, IL: National Textbook Company, (1995.). SIGNED - An anthology which "relates the newcomer's experience in prose, poetry, fiction, nonfiction and drama." Includes selections by such diverse writers as Joseph Bruchac (on Ellis Island), Jamaica Kincaid, Claude McKay, Amy Tan, Richard Rodriguez, W. S. Merwin, Frank Chin, Langston Hughes and more. SIGNED and dated by Frank Chin at this contribution. Glossary, index. 326 pp. ISBN: 0-8442-56277.

    Condition: Very good in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 57897
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  • MANY CALIFORNIAS: Literature from the Golden State by [Anthology, signed] Haslam, Gerald W., editor; Maxine Hong Kingston and Floyd Salas, signed.
    [Anthology, signed] Haslam, Gerald W., editor; Maxine Hong Kingston and Floyd Salas, signed.
    MANY CALIFORNIAS: Literature from the Golden State

    Edition: First printing, a large trade paperback.

    Reno, NV: University of Nevada Press, (1992). SIGNED first edition - A wonderful anthology, covering a very broad range of writers - included are sections on the rise of regions in California, the San Francisco Renaissance, the Fresno poets and many more. Contributors range from Mary Austin to John Muir to Chandler, from Sherley Anne Williams, Wanda Coleman and Amy Tan to Ella Leffland, from Jack Kerouac to Charles Bukowski, Bob Kaufamn, Kate Braverman. SIGNED at TWO authors at their contributions : Maxine Hong Kingston and Floyd Salas (signed and dated) . Introductory essays to each section, and brief biographies of the writers included. 388 pgs. ISBN: 0-87417-1830.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 63943
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  • THE AUNT LUTE ANTHOLOGY OF U. S. WOMEN WRITERS, VOLUME 2: THE 20TH CENTURY. by [Anthology, signed] Hogeland, Lisa Maria and Shay Brawn, editors; Sandra Cisneros, Susan Griffin. Lorna Dee Cervantes and Mei-mei Berssenbrugge signed.
    [Anthology, signed] Hogeland, Lisa Maria and Shay Brawn, editors; Sandra Cisneros, Susan Griffin. Lorna Dee Cervantes and Mei-mei Berssenbrugge signed.
    THE AUNT LUTE ANTHOLOGY OF U. S. WOMEN WRITERS, VOLUME 2: THE 20TH CENTURY.

    Edition: First printing, a very thick trade paperback, not issued in hardcover.

    San Francisco: Aunt Lute Books, (2008.). SIGNED first edition - A massive book, SIGNED by FOUR authors at their contributions: Sandra Cisneros, Susan Griffin. Lorna Dee Cervantes and Mei-mei Berssenbrugge - "A comprehensive collection of twentieth-century US women's writing, this volume contains works by over 150 women writing in a variety of genres. Works include not only fiction, drama, and poetry, but various nonfiction forms (autobiography, movement writing, journalism, essay) as well as other creative forms (opera libretto, spoken word, song lyrics, stand-up comedy). A sample of the writers, A through C: Elmaz Abinader, Jane Addams, Etel Adnan, Marjorie Agosin, Ai, Elizabeth Alexander, Paula Gunn Allen, Dorothy Allison, Maya Angelou, Gloria Anzalda, Harriette Arnow, Mary Austin, Toni Cade Bambara,…

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    San Francisco: Aunt Lute Books, (2008.). SIGNED first edition - A massive book, SIGNED by FOUR authors at their contributions: Sandra Cisneros, Susan Griffin. Lorna Dee Cervantes and Mei-mei Berssenbrugge - "A comprehensive collection of twentieth-century US women's writing, this volume contains works by over 150 women writing in a variety of genres. Works include not only fiction, drama, and poetry, but various nonfiction forms (autobiography, movement writing, journalism, essay) as well as other creative forms (opera libretto, spoken word, song lyrics, stand-up comedy). A sample of the writers, A through C: Elmaz Abinader, Jane Addams, Etel Adnan, Marjorie Agosin, Ai, Elizabeth Alexander, Paula Gunn Allen, Dorothy Allison, Maya Angelou, Gloria Anzalda, Harriette Arnow, Mary Austin, Toni Cade Bambara, Djuna Barnes, Gwendolyn Bennett, Mei-mei Berssenbrugge, Bikini Kill, Elizabeth Bishop, Louise Bogan, Lucille Bogan, Marita Bonner, Kay Boyle, Beth Brant, Gwendolyn Brooks, Rita Mae Brown, Pauline Russell Browne, Minnie Bruce Pratt, Octavia Butler, Patrick Califia-Rice, Janet Campbell Hale, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, Luisa Capetillo, Ana Castillo, Willa Sibert Cather, Lorna Dee Cervantes, Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, Alice Childress, Marilyn Chin, Margaret Cho, Meg Christian, Chrystos, Frances Chung, Sandra Cisneros, Amy Clampitt, Michelle Cliff, Lucille Clifton, Judith Ortiz Cofer, Wanda Coleman, Lucha Corpi, Mae V. Cowdery, Ida Cox, Ina Cumpiano, Agnes Cunningham, and Silvia Curbelo. The writers D through Z are just as diverse, just as comprehensive." The volume includes a preface, headnotes, annotations, and author/title index. xxxi, 1456 pp. ISBN: 187996077X.

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    Condition: Near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers (lower corner bumped.) Review copy with publisher's material laid in.

    Book ID: 55350
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  • WE GON' BE ALRIGHT: Notes on Race and Resegregation. by Chang, Jeff
    Chang, Jeff
    WE GON' BE ALRIGHT: Notes on Race and Resegregation.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.

    New York: Picador, (2016). SIGNED first edition - A collection of provocative essays which "look at the recent tragedies and widespread protests that have shaken the country. [This book] links #BlackLivesMatter to #OscarsSoWhite, Ferguson to Washington D.C., the Great Migration to resurgent nativism. Chang explores the rise and fall of the idea of 'diversity,' the roots of student protest, changing ideas about Asian Americanness, and the impact of a century of racial separation in housing." SIGNED on the title page. Notes. 182 pp. ISBN: 978-0312429485.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers with self-flaps.

    Book ID: 70529
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  • THE TREES WITNESS EVERYTHING. by Chang, Victoria.
    Chang, Victoria.
    THE TREES WITNESS EVERYTHING.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback, not issued in hardcover.

    Port Townsend, WA: Copper Canyon Press, (2022). SIGNED first edition - The fourth collection of poetry by this award winning writer, one which, like her earlier collection 'Obit', deals with grief and letting go. Mostly written as Japanese wakas, published in an uncommon format, tall and skinny, with two poems appearing on most pages. As one reviewer noted Chang is "a master at crafting collections around a central theme. . [in this, she] invokes W.S. Merwin throughout the collection, repurposing titles from his work as a catalyst for each of her poems. As she notes at the end of the collection, Chang would select a Merwin title as a writing prompt, then pair it with a randomly selected Japanese…

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    Port Townsend, WA: Copper Canyon Press, (2022). SIGNED first edition - The fourth collection of poetry by this award winning writer, one which, like her earlier collection 'Obit', deals with grief and letting go. Mostly written as Japanese wakas, published in an uncommon format, tall and skinny, with two poems appearing on most pages. As one reviewer noted Chang is "a master at crafting collections around a central theme. . [in this, she] invokes W.S. Merwin throughout the collection, repurposing titles from his work as a catalyst for each of her poems. As she notes at the end of the collection, Chang would select a Merwin title as a writing prompt, then pair it with a randomly selected Japanese syllabic form. . . The end result is a remarkably unique and poignant collection of short poems that trade on the economy of language to deliver powerful reflections on the intersection of life and the natural world." INSCRIBED on the title page. A Lannan Literary selection. Notes. 125 pp. ISBN: 978-1556596322.

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    Condition: Fine in deep rose-colored printed wrappers.

    Book ID: 87147
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  • Cho, Margaret.
    I'M THE ONE THAT I WANT.

    Edition: First edition.

    New York Ballantine, (2001.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Memoir of the comedian, icon and TV star. 212 pp. ISBN: 0-345-440137.

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

    Book ID: 28148
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  • GOLD BY THE INCH. by Chua, Lawrence.
    Chua, Lawrence.
    GOLD BY THE INCH.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Grove Press, (1998) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, a picture of modern Bangkok, a city in the throes of changes, a city where the sex industry thrives. 209 pp. ISBN: 0-8021-16264.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 70088
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  • SKIN DEEP: Women Writing on Color, Culture and Identity. by Featherston, Elena, editor.
    Featherston, Elena, editor.
    SKIN DEEP: Women Writing on Color, Culture and Identity.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.

    Freedom, CA: Crossing Press, (1994). First edition - Essays, memoirs and poetry - contributors include Saundra Sharp, Sapphire, Rita Arditti, Genny Lim, Rita Williams, Maria E. Barron, Nellie Wong and many others. Each selection is preceded by a photograph of the writer. Reading list, list of resources. 243 pp. ISBN: 0-895947080.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 67475
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  • HOTEL ON THE CORNER OF BITTER AND SWEET. by Ford, Jamie.
    Ford, Jamie.
    HOTEL ON THE CORNER OF BITTER AND SWEET.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Ballantine, (2009.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Chinese American author's very highly praised debut novel - a story of a love lasting decades, and of conflict between father and son, rooted in the relocation of the Japanese during World War II. 285 pp plus author's note. ISBN: 978-0345505330.

    Condition: Very good in a near fine dust jacket (toning to edges of textblock, corners slightly bumped).

    Book ID: 86987
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  • FREEMAN'S CALIFORNIA. by Freeman, John, editor. Mai Der Vang, Jaime Cortez and Hector Tobar, signed.
    Freeman, John, editor. Mai Der Vang, Jaime Cortez and Hector Tobar, signed.
    FREEMAN'S CALIFORNIA.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.

    New York: Grove Press, (2019). SIGNED first edition - The best new writing on California. An anthology of essays which capture some of the complexities of California as a proud melting pot, among other things. Among the contributors are Lauren Markham, Robin Coste Lewis, Jennifer Egan, Oscar Villalon, Rachel Kushner, Xuan Juliana Wang, Elaine Castillo, Frank Bidart, D.A. Powell, Yi-Yun Lee, Juan Felipe Herrera, Tommy Orange, William Vollman and many others. SIGNED by THREE authors: Jaime Cortez at "Fire Notes" (and with his stamp), Mai Der Vang at her poem "Prayer to the Redwood" and by Hector Tobar at his story "Portrait of the Artist as a Latchkey Child." Notes on contributors. 287 pp. ISBN: 978-0802147875.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers with self flaps.

    Book ID: 79483
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  • FREEMAN'S CALIFORNIA. by Freeman, John, editor. Mai Der Vang, Rachel Kushner and Hector Tobar, signed.
    Freeman, John, editor. Mai Der Vang, Rachel Kushner and Hector Tobar, signed.
    FREEMAN'S CALIFORNIA.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.

    New York: Grove Press, (2019). SIGNED first edition - The best new writing on California. An anthology of essays which capture some of the complexities of California as a proud melting pot, among other things. Among the contributors are Lauren Markham, Robin Coste Lewis, Jennifer Egan, Oscar Villalon, Rachel Kushner, Xuan Juliana Wang, Elaine Castillo, Frank Bidart, D.A. Powell, Yi-Yun Lee, Juan Felipe Herrera, Tommy Orange, William Vollman and many others. SIGNED by THREE authors: Mai Der Vang at her poem "Prayer to the Redwood", Rachel Kushner at "Gone in Sixty Seconds" and by Hector Tobar at his story "Portrait of the Artist as a Latchkey Child." Notes on contributors. 287 pp. ISBN: 978-0802147875.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers with self flaps.

    Book ID: 87158
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  • FREEMAN'S CALIFORNIA. by Freeman, John, editor, signed.
    Freeman, John, editor, signed.
    FREEMAN'S CALIFORNIA.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.

    New York: Grove Press, (2019). SIGNED first edition - The best new writing on California. An anthology of essays which capture some of the complexities of California as a proud melting pot, among other things: among the contributors are Lauren Markham, Robin Coste Lewis, HŽctor Tobar, Jennifer Egan, Oscar Villalon, Rachel Kushner, Xuan Juliana Wang, Elaine Castillo, Frank Bidart, D.A. Powell, Tommy Orange and William Vollman. SIGNED by SIGNED by FOUR contributors: Jaime Cortez at "Fire Notes" (and with his stamp), Mai Der Vang at her poem "Prayer to the Redwood" and by Hector Tobar at his story "Portrait of the Artist as a Latchkey Child" and by John Freeman on the title page. Notes on contributors. 287 pp. ISBN: 978-0802147875.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers with self flaps.

    Book ID: 77606
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  • FILIPINO CUISINE: Recipes from the Islands. by Gelle, Gerry G.
    Gelle, Gerry G.
    FILIPINO CUISINE: Recipes from the Islands.

    Edition: 1st trade paperback printing.

    Santa Fe: Museum of New Mexico Press, (1997). A 'comprehensive guide to the exotic foods of the Philippines' by this second generation Filipino-American chef. Includes comments on the recipes and the traditions behind them, an insert of color photographs and smaller black and white photographs, a map and an index. Square format. xxii, 280 pp. ISBN: 978-0890135136.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 76743
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  • THE DAY THE DRAGON DANCED. by Haugaard, Kay, signed (Carolyn Reed Barritt, illustrator.)
    Haugaard, Kay, signed (Carolyn Reed Barritt, illustrator.)
    THE DAY THE DRAGON DANCED.

    Edition: First printing.

    Fremont, California: Shen's Books (2006.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper. Charming multi-cultural children's story - a young African-American girl takes her skeptical grandmother to the Chinese New Year's Day parade - a parade climaxed by the dancing dragon - and as the dragon dancers emerge from beneath the dragon, Sugar recognizes her neighbors, including shopkeeper Mr. Chu, barber Mr. Johnson, teacher Mr. Gonzalez, and her own African-American daddy. Illustrated by Carolyn Reed Barritt with vibrant and colorful and lively paintings. Large format, unpaginated. ISBN: 9781885008305..

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

    Book ID: 38950
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  • CLARK AND DIVISION. by Hirahara, Naomi.
    Hirahara, Naomi.
    CLARK AND DIVISION.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: SOHO Press, (2021). First edition - Set in 1944 Chicago, this is the first book in a new series and the winner of the Mary Higgins Clark Award at the Edgar Awards. "The story of a young woman searching for the truth about her revered older sister's death, brings to focus the struggles of one Japanese American family released from mass incarceration at Manzanar during World War II." Includes a list of more reading and resources. 305 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers. An uncommon advance issue.

    Book ID: 89182
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  • GASA-GASA GIRL: A Mas Arai Mystery. by Hirahara, Naomi.
    Hirahara, Naomi.
    GASA-GASA GIRL: A Mas Arai Mystery.

    Edition: Trade paperback.

    New York: Delta, (2005). SIGNED - Second mystery in this series featuring an unlikely sleuth - "a curmedgeonly LA gardener, Hiroshima survivor and inveterate gambler." From the time she was a little girl, his daughter was 'gasa-gasa' -never sitting still, always on the go. Now a continent separates them, but when she calls him asking for help, he heads off to New York. SIGNED on the title page. 255 pp. ISBN: 0-385-337604.

    Condition: Near fine.

    Book ID: 83646
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  • GASA-GASA GIRL: A Mas Arai Mystery. by Hirahara, Naomi.
    Hirahara, Naomi.
    GASA-GASA GIRL: A Mas Arai Mystery.

    Edition: Paperback original - first printing.

    New York: Delta, (2005). SIGNED first edition - Second mystery in this series featuring an unlikely sleuth - "a curmedgeonly LA gardener, Hiroshima survivor and inveterate gambler." From the time she was a little girl, his daughter was 'gasa-gasa' -never sitting still, always on the go. Now a continent separates them, but when she calls him asking for help, he heads off to New York. INSCRIBED on the title page and dated in the year of publication. 255 pp. ISBN: 0-385-337604.

    Condition: Near fine (light wear to covers, toning)

    Book ID: 89080
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  • CLARK AND DIVISION. by Hirahara, Naomi.
    Hirahara, Naomi.
    CLARK AND DIVISION.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: SOHO Press, (2021) dj. Hardcover first edition - Set in 1944 Chicago, this is the first book in a new series and the winner of the Mary Higgins Clark Award at the Edgar Awards. "The story of a young woman searching for the truth about her revered older sister's death, brings to focus the struggles of one Japanese American family released from mass incarceration at Manzanar during World War II." Includes a list of more reading and resources. 305 pp. Map endpapers. ISBN: 978-1641292498.

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

    Book ID: 89173
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  • ONE CAN THINK ABOUT LIFE AFTER THE FISH IS IN THE CANOE and Other Coastal Sketches / BEYOND MANZANAR: Views of Asian American Womenhood. by Houston, James D./ Houston, Jeanne Wakatsuki.
    Houston, James D./ Houston, Jeanne Wakatsuki.
    ONE CAN THINK ABOUT LIFE AFTER THE FISH IS IN THE CANOE and Other Coastal Sketches / BEYOND MANZANAR: Views of Asian American Womenhood.

    Edition: First printing.

    Santa Barbara: Capra Press, 1985. First edition - A third volume in the Capra Back-to-Back Series. Two collections of short pieces, both focusing in different ways on life in California, by this husband and wife. . 65 and 65 pp. ISBN: 0-88496230X.

    Condition: Very near fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 71650
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  • CRACKER! THE BEST DOG IN VIETNAM. by Kadohata, Cynthia.
    Kadohata, Cynthia.
    CRACKER! THE BEST DOG IN VIETNAM.

    Edition: Later printing.

    New York: Atheneum, (2007.) dj. SIGNED hardcover - Moving young adult novel by this Newbery award winning author, the story of a young soldier in Vietnam who bonds with his bomb-sniffing dog. Told in part thru the view of the dog. INSCRIBED on the title page "To -- happy reading" and with 'woof! woof!' under Kadohata's signature. 312pp. Dust jacket art by Shane Rebenschied. ISBN: 1416906371.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 53278
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  • SHIVA DANCING. by Kirchner, Bharti.
    Kirchner, Bharti.
    SHIVA DANCING.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Dutton, (1998) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, one which moves from the ethnic communities of the San Francisco area to the teeming "new" cities in India, to remove villages. A love story, and a cautionary tale of culture clash. SIGNED on the title page. 327 pp. ISBN: 0-525943676.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 67546
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  • UNACCUSTOMED EARTH. by Lahiri, Jhumpa.
    Lahiri, Jhumpa.
    UNACCUSTOMED EARTH.

    Edition: First North American edition.

    New York & Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf, 2008. dj. Hardcover first edition - The third book by this Pulitzer prize winning author, a collection of eight longer and more complex stories with settings ranging from Cambridge and Seattle to India and Thailand. 333 pp. ISBN: 9780307265739.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 57789
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  • TREBLE. by Lau, Evelyn.
    Lau, Evelyn.
    TREBLE.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback.

    Vancouver, BC: Raincoast Books, (2005). First edition - Fourth collection of poems by this award winning young Canadian author. 120 pp. ISBN: 1-551927896.

    Condition: Very near fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 54527
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  • DUMPLING DAYS. by Lin, Grace.
    Lin, Grace.
    DUMPLING DAYS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York & Boston: Little Brown, (2012) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The third novel for children featuring Pacy Lin, who is going with her family to Taiwan for a month. Based on the author's own memories of visiting Taiwan as a child. SIGNED on the title page with a tiny drawing. Illustrated. 261 pp. ISBN: 978-0316125895.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 80861
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  • DUMPLING DAYS. by Lin, Grace.
    Lin, Grace.
    DUMPLING DAYS.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York & Boston: Little Brown, (2012). SIGNED first edition - The third novel for children featuring Pacy Lin, who is going with her family to Taiwan for a month. Based on the author's own memories of visiting Taiwan as a child. SIGNED on the title page with a tiny drawing. Illustrated. 264 pp.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 80862
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  • TALKING IN THE DARK: Stories. by Louis, Laura Glen.
    Louis, Laura Glen.
    TALKING IN THE DARK: Stories.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harcourt, Inc., (2001) dj. Hardcover first edition - The first collection of short stories by this award-winning writer, born in Hong Kong, who now lives in California. 210 pp. ISBN: 0-15-1005222.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 61028
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  • TALKING IN THE DARK: Stories. by Louis, Laura Glen.
    Louis, Laura Glen.
    TALKING IN THE DARK: Stories.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Harcourt, (2001). First edition - The author's first book, a collection of eight stories, including two stories -
    "Fur" and "Her Slow and Steady" - which were selected for the Best American Short Stories in 1994 and 1997. In addition, she won the Katherine Anne Porter Prize in 1990 for her first published short story. Born in Macao, she emigrated with her family from Hong Kong at the age of six and now lives in the US. 210 pp.

    Condition: Fine in printed yellow wrappers.

    Book ID: 82573
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  • TALKING IN THE DARK: Stories. by Louis, Laura Glen.
    Louis, Laura Glen.
    TALKING IN THE DARK: Stories.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harcourt, (2001) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's first book, a collection of eight stories, including two stories -
    "Fur" and "Her Slow and Steady" - which were selected for the Best American Short Stories in 1994 and 1997. In addition, she won the Katherine Anne Porter Prize in 1990 for her first published short story. Born in Macao, she emigrated with her family from Hong Kong at the age of six and now lives in the US. SIGNED on the title page. Review copy with a letter to another author dated in 2000 laid in. 210 pp. ISBN: 0-151005222.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 82572
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  • CHINESE IN HAWAII: A BIBLIOGRAPHIC SURVEY. by Lowe, C.H. (Chuan-hua)
    Lowe, C.H. (Chuan-hua)
    CHINESE IN HAWAII: A BIBLIOGRAPHIC SURVEY.

    Edition: First printing.

    Taipei, Taiwan: C.H. Lowe / China Printing, (1972). First edition - Foreword by Senator Hiram L. Fong. Historical sketch, chronology and a detailed descriptions of 362 items in English and 38 in Chinese. Index. Foldout map in the back. One of only 1500 copies. vi, 148 pp.

    Condition: Very good in flexible light green linen covers with red lettering (tanning to the pages)

    Book ID: 69313
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