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  • THE GIRLS OF SILVER SPUR RANCH. by Cooke, Grace MacGowan and Anne McQueen.
    Cooke, Grace MacGowan and Anne McQueen.
    THE GIRLS OF SILVER SPUR RANCH.

    Edition: Reprint.

    Chicago: M.A. Donohue & Company, n,d,[c 1913] dj. Hardcover - The struggles of three sisters and their mother on a small ranch in Texas, while their father is away fighting in the Spanish American war. Grace MacGowan Cooke lived, with her sister at Upton Sinclair's Helicon Home Colony and after it burned down in 1907. they moved to the artists' colony at Carmel-by-the-Sea in California (joining such writers as Mary Austin, Jack London, George Sterling and more.) Most of her books were written in collaboration with her sister Alice, but this one was written with the Florida writer Anne McQueen. 252 pp plus 2 pp publisher's ads.

    Condition: Good in blue cloth in a fair only example of the fragile dust jacket (age toning to the pages, dj is splitting along the side of the spine and at the folds, chips to the top of the spine).

    Book ID: 69099
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  • A CURE FOR GRAVITY. by Rosenfeld, Arthur.
    Rosenfeld, Arthur.
    A CURE FOR GRAVITY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: TOR / Tom Doherty Associates, (2000) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Florida author's first novel -a story of love, trust and transition - "Mercury Gant climbs aboard his motorcycle and leaves behind his entire life. . . Umberto Santana walks out of a bank with $314,000 in stolen cash. At 17, he is still only a boy. . . , Graciela, beautiful, strong-willed and independent, is carrying Umberto's baby . . . Traveling the same route unknowingly, Gant and Umberto cross paths while flying without wings in the middle of a tornado." SIGNED on the title page. Dust jacket praise from Neil Simon and Jack Parr, among others. 269 pp. ISBN: 0-312-874553.

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

    Book ID: 60790
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  • RECLAIMING PARIS. by Santiago, Fabiola.
    Santiago, Fabiola.
    RECLAIMING PARIS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Atria Books, (2008.) dj. Hardcover first edition - First novel by this Cuban-American writer who is also a Pulitzer prize winning journalist. 286 pp. ISBN: 1416551123.

    Condition: Very near fine in a fine dustjacket (as new, but with a remainder line.)

    Book ID: 51968
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