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  • VETERANS OF WAR, VETERANS OF PEACE. by Kingston, Maxine Hong, editor. Larry Heinemann, Grace Paley and others, contributors.
    Kingston, Maxine Hong, editor. Larry Heinemann, Grace Paley and others, contributors.
    VETERANS OF WAR, VETERANS OF PEACE.

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

    Kihei, Hawaii: Koa Press, (2006). SIGNED first edition - A collection of pieces - fiction and non-fiction by the survivors of five wars, including combatants, war widows, spouses, children, conscientious objectors, as well as gang members, drug abusers and veterans of domestic abuse. All struggle with trauma - PTSD, substance abuse, and other consequences of war and violence but through their writings, readers can witness worlds coming apart and being put back together again through liberating insight, community, and the deep transformation that is possible only by coming to grips with the past. SIGNED on the title page by Kingston. 630 pp. ISBN: 9780977333837.

    Condition: Very near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 58093
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  • IMPERFECT BIRDS. by Lamott, Anne.
    Lamott, Anne.
    IMPERFECT BIRDS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Riverhead Books, 2010. dj. Hardcover first edition - A teenage girl's life spirals out of control with drugs. A novel of the strength of family love, set in Marin County north of San Francisco. 278 pp. ISBN: 9781594487514.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (corners very slightly bumped)

    Book ID: 57625
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  • HEROIN. by Matson, Clive (drawing by David Kelso.)
    Matson, Clive (drawing by David Kelso.)
    HEROIN.

    Edition: First printing in wrappers. No hardcover edition.

    Berkeley, [CA]: Neon Sun, 1972. First edition - Poems on being a junkie and breaking the addiction, illustrated by David Kelso. 35 pp

    Condition: Near fine in stiff lavender covers (some sunning to the spine and upper edge of front cover.)

    Book ID: 46356
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  • DREAMING: Hard Luck and Good Times in America. by See, Carolyn.
    See, Carolyn.
    DREAMING: Hard Luck and Good Times in America.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (1995.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A bittersweet memoir about drug abuse and alcoholism in See's family for over fifty years, frank but also wryly optimistic, told with humor and grace. SIGNED on the title page by this award-winning novelist. Illustrated with photographs. 343 pp. ISBN: 0-679430261.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket.

    Book ID: 44225
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