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  • THE LAST GOOD CHANCE. by Barbash, Tom.
    Barbash, Tom.
    THE LAST GOOD CHANCE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Picador, 2002. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's highly praised first novel, set in a dying town in upstate New York. Dustjacket praise by Elizabeth Strout, Jonathan Franzen, and Dan Chaon (who called this 'somewhere between the Coen Brothers and Richard Russo') among others. SIGNED on the title page and dated in the year of publication. 440 pp. ISBN: 0-312-287968.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 80065
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  • Barbash, Tom.
    THE LAST GOOD CHANCE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Picador, 2002. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's highly praised first novel, set in a dying town in upstate New York. Dustjacket praise by Elizabeth Strout, Jonathan Franzen, and Dan Chaon (who called this 'somewhere between the Coen Brothers and Richard Russo') among others. SIGNED on the title page. 440 pp. ISBN: 0-312-287968.

    Condition: Near fine in a fine dust jacket. A new copy, but a binding flaw to the rear endpaper.

    Book ID: 22850
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  • THE WOODEN SEA. by Carroll, Jonathan.
    Carroll, Jonathan.
    THE WOODEN SEA.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: TOR, 2001. SIGNED first edition - A combination of realism and the uncanny, as the police chief of a small upstate New York town begins to encounter strange and unsettling omens. SIGNED on the title page. 302 pp

    Condition: Fine in printed green wrappers (as new.)

    Book ID: 61443
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  • THE WOODEN SEA. by Carroll, Jonathan.
    Carroll, Jonathan.
    THE WOODEN SEA.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: TOR, 2001. First edition - A combination of realism and the uncanny, as the police chief of a small upstate New York town begins to encounter strange and unsettling omens. 302 pp

    Condition: Fine in printed green wrappers (as new.)

    Book ID: 18570
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  • THE CHURCH OF DEAD GIRLS. by Dobyns, Stephen.
    Dobyns, Stephen.
    THE CHURCH OF DEAD GIRLS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (1997) dj. Hardcover first edition - A psychological thriller which probes the ruinous effects of suspicion. One by one, three young girls vanish in a small upstate New York town, and first strangers are mistrusted, then neighbors and with the third disappearance, panic erupts. 388 pp. ISBN: 0-8050-51031.

    Condition: Very near fine in a near fine dustjacket.

    Book ID: 64156
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  • THE CHURCH OF DEAD GIRLS. by Dobyns, Stephen.
    Dobyns, Stephen.
    THE CHURCH OF DEAD GIRLS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (1997) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A psychological thriller which probes the ruinous effects of suspicion. One by one, three young girls vanish in a small upstate New York town, and first strangers are mistrusted, then neighbors and with the third disappearance, panic erupts. SIGNED by the author on a bookplate on the half title page. 388 pp. ISBN: 0-8050-51031.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 75145
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  • HOUSE OF ECHOES. by Duffy, Brendan.
    Duffy, Brendan.
    HOUSE OF ECHOES.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Ballantine, (2015). First edition - The author's first novel. "In this enthralling and atmospheric thriller, one young familyÕs dream of a better life is about to become a nightmare. . . When Ben inherits land in the village of Swannhaven, in a remote corner of upstate New York, the Tierneys believe itÕs just the break they need, and they leave behind all they know to restore a sprawling estate. But as Ben uncovers SwannhavenÕs chilling secrets and Charlie ventures deeper into the surrounding forest, strange things begin to happen." 384 pp.

    Condition: Very near fine in illustrated wrappers (a new, unread copy, but some toning to edges of textblock)

    Book ID: 69898
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  • CIRCUMSTANCES UNKNOWN. by Heckler, Jonellen.
    Heckler, Jonellen.
    CIRCUMSTANCES UNKNOWN.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pocket Books, (1993.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Suspense novel set in a small town in upstate New York. 277 pp. ISBN: 0-671-780568.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 55160
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  • CORRUPTION. by Klavan, Andrew.
    Klavan, Andrew.
    CORRUPTION.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: William H. Morrow, (1993) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A crime novel, set in a small town in upstate New York, by this Edgar award winning author. A novel which pits an ailing county sherriff and a small town journalist against each other. SIGNED on the title page. 299 pp. ISBN: 0-68811816X.

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

    Book ID: 68077
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  • Lehman, Eric Gabriel.
    QUASPECK.

    Edition: First printing.

    San Francisco: Mercury House, 1993. dj. Hardcover first edition - Author's second novel - the first was published under the name of "Eric Gabriel." From PW "Lehman's raw, unsparing novel portrays an upstate New York family torn apart by political, emotional and sexual conflict in the early 1970s. . . With the same gritty realism that informed his first novel, Waterboys (published under the pen name Eric Gabriel), Lehman depicts troubled people oscillating between explosive anger and attempts to heal."

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 2096
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  • FOXFIRE: Confessions of a Girl Gang. by Oates, Joyce Carol.
    Oates, Joyce Carol.
    FOXFIRE: Confessions of a Girl Gang.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Dutton, (1993.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel set in a blue-collar town in upstate New York in the 1950s. 328 pp. ISBN: 0-525-936327.

    Condition: Good in good dust jacket (shelfwear to edges, signs of having been read.)

    Book ID: 51841
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  • DANCE FOR THE DEAD. by Perry, Thomas.
    Perry, Thomas.
    DANCE FOR THE DEAD.

    Edition: Book club edition.

    New York: Random House, (1996.) dj. SIGNED hardcover - The second mystery featuring Native American Jane Whitefield. SIGNED on title page. 324 pp. ISBN: 0-679-449116.

    Condition: Very good in a very good dustjacket (small date stamped on front endpaper).

    Book ID: 53622
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  • EASY TO MURDER. by Rutledge, Nancy.
    Rutledge, Nancy.
    EASY TO MURDER.

    Edition: First printing.

    Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1951. dj. Hardcover first edition - A woman with an insatiable need for power finds her brother-in-law, a reporter, and his fiancee in her way, and determines that murder is the simplest solution to her problem,

    Condition: Fair condition only in a fair dust jacket (small round indentation on front cover affecting the first few pages, rather severe toning to the pages, dust jacket is missing a large chip at the top of the spine, extending onto the back cover, other smaller chips and edgewear).

    Book ID: 71936
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  • THE PAINTED LADY: A Hackshaw Mystery. by Wilcox, Stephen F.
    Wilcox, Stephen F.
    THE PAINTED LADY: A Hackshaw Mystery.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (1994) dj. Hardcover first edition - The third novel featuring reporter Elias Hackshaw, set in upstate New York. Hackshaw finds himself embroiled in a scandal involving two painted ladies - one an attractive newcomer to town and the second a beautiful, old Victorian house. 297 pp. ISBN: 0-312105207.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (a tight unread copy)

    Book ID: 78936
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  • STRANGE SEED. by Wright, T. M.
    Wright, T. M.
    STRANGE SEED.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Everest House, (1978.) dj. Hardcover first edition - "A contemporary novel of unutterable terror." The author's first novel - dust jacket praise from Stephen King who called it "a hypnotic journey into darkness. You'll be a long time forgetting this book - if you ever do." The story of a young couple who move to a small farm in upstate New York. (Barron, Horror Literature 4-337, Reginald 37369. etc.) 272 pp. ISBN: 0-89696-0218.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (stamp of prev owner on front endpaper)

    Book ID: 59789
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  • STRANGE SEED. by Wright, T. M.
    Wright, T. M.
    STRANGE SEED.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Everest House, (1978.) dj. Hardcover first edition - "A contemporary novel of unutterable terror." The author's first novel - dust jacket praise from Stephen King who called it "a hypnotic journey into darkness. You'll be a long time forgetting this book - if you ever do." The story of a young couple who move to a small farm in upstate New York. (Barron, Horror Literature 4-337, Reginald 37369. etc.) 272 pp. ISBN: 0-89696-0218.

    Condition: Very near fine in near fine dust jacket (inconspicuous remainder line, price-clipped.)

    Book ID: 52716
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