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  • MERCY. by Dworkin, Andrea
    Dworkin, Andrea
    MERCY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Four Walls Eight Windows, (1991) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Controversial novel about sexual abuse and rape, by this feminist writer. SIGNED on the title page. Publisher's Weekly stated that in her earlier books "Dworkin established a reputation as a provocative writer of feminist literature. She gives her own name to the protagonist/narrator of this powerful, almost frenzied, admittedly autobiographical novel that chronicles her life and sexual victimization. The novel's unparagraphed prose - like Andrea, intense, jumpy, impassioned-- - brilliantly captures the narrator's mental and physical degradation." Author's note. 344 pp. ISBN: 0-941423-697.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket,

    Book ID: 74901
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  • MERCY. by Dworkin, Andrea
    Dworkin, Andrea
    MERCY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Four Walls Eight Windows, 1991. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Controversial novel about sexual abuse and rape, by this feminist writer. SIGNED on the front endpaper. Publisher's Weekly stated that in her earlier books "Dworkin established a reputation as a provocative writer of feminist literature. She gives her own name to the protagonist/narrator of this powerful, almost frenzied, admittedly autobiographical novel that chronicles her life and sexual victimization. The novel's unparagraphed prose--like Andrea, intense, jumpy, impassioned--brilliantly captures the narrator's mental and physical degradation." Author's note. 344 pp. ISBN: 0-941423-697.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 20637
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  • THE BASKET MAKER. by Niles, Kate.
    Niles, Kate.
    THE BASKET MAKER.

    Edition: First printing.

    GreyCore Press, (2004.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Poet's first novel, one which 'creates a world in which love, passion, abuse and the possiblity of healing all co-exist.' Set in Colorado. SIGNED on the title page. Praise on back cover from Kent Haruf and others. 224 pp. ISBN: 0-9742074-03.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 48698
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  • THE BASKET MAKER. by Niles, Kate.
    Niles, Kate.
    THE BASKET MAKER.

    Edition: First printing.

    GreyCore Press, (2004.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Poet's first novel, one which 'creates a world in which love, passion, abuse and the possiblity of healing all co-exist.' Set in Colorado. Very warmly INSCRIBED on the half title page and signed simply "Kate" and dated 6/20/065. Praise on back cover from Kent Haruf and others. 224 pp. ISBN: 0-9742074-03.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket. Gold sticker on dust jacket that this was Foreword Magazine's Book of the Year.

    Book ID: 59360
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  • MY DARK VANESSA. by Russell, Kate Elizabeth.
    Russell, Kate Elizabeth.
    MY DARK VANESSA.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Morrow (imprint of Harper Collins), (2020). SIGNED first edition - The author's controversial first novel, the story of a woman forced to look back at her relationship with an English teacher when she was fifteen, after another student has accused him of sexual abuse, In her review in the NY Times, Kate Roiphe said "It is difficult to write about this subject without falling into predictable tropes or clichŽs, but Russell manages a brutal originality. In an era of neat furious accounts of victimhood, this novel stands out for elusiveness, its exceedingly complex, inventive, resourceful examination of harm and power." SIGNED on the title page. 368 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers with self-flaps. An uncommon advance issue, especially signed.

    Book ID: 80638
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