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  • THE SIMPLE TRUTH: Poems. by Levine, Philip.
    Levine, Philip.
    THE SIMPLE TRUTH: Poems.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. dj. Hardcover first edition - A collection of 33 poems, winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Notes, 69 pp. ISBN: 0-679-435808.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket .

    Book ID: 65159
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  • A SUMMER LIFE. by Soto, Gary.
    Soto, Gary.
    A SUMMER LIFE.

    Edition: First printing.

    Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1990. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Snapshot like glances at growing up Chicano and male in Fresno, California in the 50's. - essays on almonds, catfish, bicycling, and the people who knew are all part of this wonderful, but brief, collection. SIGNED on the title page. 115 pp. ISBN: 0-87451-5238.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dustjacket.

    Book ID: 69723
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  • A SUMMER LIFE. by Soto, Gary.
    Soto, Gary.
    A SUMMER LIFE.

    Edition: First printing.

    Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1990. dj. Hardcover first edition - Snapshot like glances at growing up Chicano and male in Fresno, California in the 50's. - essays on almonds, catfish, bicycling, and the people who knew are all part of this wonderful, but brief, collection. 115 pp. ISBN: 0-87451-5238.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 43690
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  • THE AFTERLIFE. by Soto, Gary.
    Soto, Gary.
    THE AFTERLIFE.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Harcourt, Inc., (2003.). SIGNED first edition - A young adult novel - "you'd think being murdered would be the end of things, but for Chuy, that's when his life finally gets interesting." Set in Fresno, California where Soto grew up himself. SIGNED on the title page. Glossary of Spanish words and phrases. 161 pp.

    Condition: Fine (a new copy) in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 49561
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  • BURIED ONIONS. by Soto, Gary.
    Soto, Gary.
    BURIED ONIONS.

    Edition: Later printing.

    New York: Harcourt Brace & Company, (1997.) dj. Hardcover - A young adult novel of a Mexican American kid trying to survive in a violence invested neighborhood in Fresno.SIGNED on the title page with the words "Best wishes." List of Spanish words, 148 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 53380
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  • A SUMMER LIFE. by Soto, Gary.
    Soto, Gary.
    A SUMMER LIFE.

    Edition: First printing.

    Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1990. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Snapshot like glances at growing up Chicano and male in Fresno, California in the 50's. - essays on almonds, catfish, bicycling, and the people who knew are all part of this wonderful, but brief, collection. INSCRIBED on the half title page. 115 pp. ISBN: 0-87451-5238.

    Condition: Ex-library with the usual markings, but overall tight and clean in a near fine, unmarked, dj.

    Book ID: 26947
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  • BURIED ONIONS. by Soto, Gary.
    Soto, Gary.
    BURIED ONIONS.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Harcourt Brace & Company, (1997.). SIGNED first edition - A young adult novel of a Mexican American kid trying to survive in a violence invested neighborhood in Fresno.SIGNED on the title page. List of Spanish words, 148 pp.

    Condition: Fine in printed wrappers. A rather uncommon advance issue.

    Book ID: 50624
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  • LIVING UP THE STREET: Narrative Recollections. by Soto, Gary.
    Soto, Gary.
    LIVING UP THE STREET: Narrative Recollections.

    Edition: 3rd printing - a trade paperback.

    San Francisco: Strawberry Hill Press, (1988). SIGNED - Issued as a paperback original, this is the story of a boy's coming of age in the barrio of Fresno and beyond. Winner of the 1985American Book Award. SIGNED on the title page. 159 pp. ISBN: 0-894070649.

    Condition: Very good.

    Book ID: 68970
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  • BASEBALL IN APRIL AND OTHER STORIES. by Soto, Gary
    Soto, Gary
    BASEBALL IN APRIL AND OTHER STORIES.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1990.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - 11 stories based on his own experiences growing up poor and Mexican-American in Fresno in California's Central Valley - his first book of fiction. INSCRIBED by author on the half title page. List of Spanish words used in book. 111 pp. Attractive dustjacket painting by Barry Root. ISBN: 0-15-205720x.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (some foxing to the top of the textblock, corners slightly bumped.)

    Book ID: 49845
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  • Soto, Gary.
    A SUMMER LIFE.

    Edition: First printing.

    Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1990. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Snapshot like glances at growing up Chicano and male in Fresno, California in the 50's. - essays on almonds, catfish, bicycling, and the people who knew are all part of this wonderful, but brief, collection. SIGNED on the title page. 115 pp. ISBN: 0-87451-5238.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dustjacket.

    Book ID: 14196
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  • Soto, Gary
    BASEBALL IN APRIL AND OTHER STORIES.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1990.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - 11 stories based on his own experiences growing up poor and Mexican-American in Fresno in California's Central Valley - his first book of fiction. INSCRIBED by author on title page with ' For.... thanks friend. Enjoy the summer. ' and dated in 1991. List of Spanish words used in book. 111 pp. Attractive dustjacket painting by Barry Root. ISBN: 0-15-205720x.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 27864
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  • A SUMMER LIFE. by Soto, Gary.
    Soto, Gary.
    A SUMMER LIFE.

    Edition: First printing.

    Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1990. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Snapshot like glances at growing up Chicano and male in Fresno, California in the 50's. - essays on almonds, catfish, bicycling, and the people who knew are all part of this wonderful, but brief, collection. 115 pp. ISBN: 0-87451-5238.

    Condition: INSCRIBED by the author on the title page, and uncommon thus. Fine in a fine dustjacket.

    Book ID: 32191
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