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  • Vollmann, William T.
    THE ROYAL FAMILY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: The Viking Press, (2000.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Massive novel by one of our best and most innovative modern writers - from the front flap: "Henry Tyler is a failing private detective in San Francisco. When the love of his life, a Korean-American woman named Irene - who happens to be married to his brother John - commits suicide, he clings despairingly to her ghost. Struggling to turn grief and guilt into something precious, he employs his professional skills to track down the supernatural Queen of the Prostitutes, who first gives him a false Irene (in reality a heroin-poisoned whore), and then herself." 780 pp. Dust jacket photograph by William Vollmann. ISBN: 0-670891673.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new, but with a remainder line.)

    Book ID: 37300
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  • THE ROYAL FAMILY. by Vollmann, William T.
    Vollmann, William T.
    THE ROYAL FAMILY.

    Edition: 1st trade paperback printing.

    New York: Penguin, (2001.). Massive novel by one of our best and most innovative modern writers - described by one reviewer as a book with 'wild ambition' - "Henry Tyler is a failing private detective in San Francisco. When the love of his life, a Korean-American woman named Irene - who happens to be married to his brother John - commits suicide, he clings despairingly to her ghost. Struggling to turn grief and guilt into something precious, he employs his professional skills to track down the supernatural Queen of the Prostitutes, who first gives him a false Irene (in reality a heroin-poisoned whore), and then herself." 780 pp. ISBN: 0-670891673.

    Condition: Very good in illustrated wrappers..

    Book ID: 45861
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  • Zimler, Richard.
    THE ANGELIC DARKNESS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Norton, 1999. dj. Hardcover first edition - Set in the 1980's San Francisco, this is the third book by the author of 'The Last Kabalist of Lisbon', a highly praised historical mystery. ISBN: 0-393-048179.

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

    Book ID: 26037
    View cart More details Price: $14.00