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  • Singer, Isaac Bashevis.
    THE MANOR.

    Edition: First edition.

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1967. dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel set in late 19th century Poland.

    Condition: Very good+ in very good - dust jacket (closed tear, chipping at upper edge of dj.)

    Book ID: 20384
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  • THE GOLEM. by Singer, Isaac Bashevis (illustrated by Uri Shulevitz.)
    Singer, Isaac Bashevis (illustrated by Uri Shulevitz.)
    THE GOLEM.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (1982.) dj. Hardcover first edition - A retelling of the legend of the golem, a clay giant who aids the Jews in their time of need, by this Nobel laureate. Illustrated with full page drawings by Caldecott winning artist Uri Shulevitz. 85 pp. ISBN: 0-374-327416.

    Condition: Fine in a very near fine dust jacket. (price clipped.)

    Book ID: 54190
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  • IDANRE AND OTHER POEMS. by Soyinka, Wole.
    Soyinka, Wole.
    IDANRE AND OTHER POEMS.

    Edition: 2nd printing (originally published in 1967).

    London: Methuen, (1969) dj. SIGNED hardcover - The first collection of poems by this Nobel Prize winning author, published when he was in prison in Nigeria for allegedly supporting secessionist Biafra. SIGNED on the title page and uncommon thus. Notes, 88 pp. ISBN: 0-416-46310x.

    Condition: Very good in a fair dust jacket (spot on front endpaper, chip at bottom of dj spine, closed tear and associated creasing on front cover of dj, price-clipped.)

    Book ID: 73791
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  • A SHUTTLE IN THE CRYPT. by Soyinka, Wole.
    Soyinka, Wole.
    A SHUTTLE IN THE CRYPT.

    Edition: First American edition.

    New York: Hill & Wang, 1972. SIGNED first edition - Early collection of poems by this Nobel Prize winning author - this is the publisher's paperback edition, but in a glossy hardcover binding. SIGNED on title page and uncommon thus. 89 pp. ISBN: 0-8090-13649.

    Condition: Ex-library, in glossy library binding, no dj. Overall tight and clean but with usual library markings.

    Book ID: 73792
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  • Walcott, Derek.
    WHAT THE TWILIGHT SAYS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1998. dj. Hardcover first edition - A collection of essays -on the Caribbean and on poets and writers ranging from Robert Lowell to Hemingway to the Creole writer from Martinque, Patrick Chamoiseau. Includes his Nobel Prize acceptance speech and a short story 'Cafe Martinque.'. ISBN: 0-374-28841-0.

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

    Book ID: 17047
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  • THE ANTILLES, FRAGMENTS OF EPIC MEMORY. by Walcott, Derek.
    Walcott, Derek.
    THE ANTILLES, FRAGMENTS OF EPIC MEMORY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, (1993.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Walcott's lecture given when he received the Nobel Prize in December 1992. A small, slim book, unpaginated. ISBN: 0-374-105308.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 3016
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