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  • BLUES FROM CANNIBALS: The Notes from Underground. by Bowden, Charles.
    Bowden, Charles.
    BLUES FROM CANNIBALS: The Notes from Underground.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: North Point Press / Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, (2002). First edition - A book which "continues the quest Bowden began in Blood Orchid - to discover the headwaters of the sickness that seeps through the American soul, and to consider what it might mean to come fully alive in a time of exalted consumption, global pillage, gated communities, and wholesale destruction of the environment." 293 pp.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 74928
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  • THEY CALL ME DIRTY. by Dobler, Conrad and Vic Carucci.
    Dobler, Conrad and Vic Carucci.
    THEY CALL ME DIRTY.

    Edition: 3rd printing.

    New York: Putnam, (1988.) dj. SIGNED hardcover - An insider's view of the NFL by the offensive guard who had a reputation as one of the toughest and meanest players in the league. A presentation copy warmly INSCRIBED at some length on the front endpaper. 288 pp. ISBN: 0-399-133992.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (corners bumped, minor edgewear to dj, no tears.)

    Book ID: 55796
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  • Kozol,Jonathan.
    AMAZING GRACE: The Lives of Children and the Conscience of a Nation.

    Edition: 4th printing.

    New York Crown, (c.1995.) dj. Hardcover - A book about inner city children - growing up in the South Bronx - and the guarantee that they will lead lives full of heartbreak, violence and disease unless people start trying to make a difference. Index. 286 pp. ISBN: 0-517-799995.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (prev owner's name)

    Book ID: 29674
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  • Kozol,Jonathan.
    AMAZING GRACE: The Lives of Children and the Conscience of a Nation.

    Edition: 3rd printing.

    New York Crown, (c.1995.) dj. Hardcover - A book about inner city children - growing up in the South Bronx - and the guarantee that they will lead lives full of heartbreak, violence and disease unless people start trying to make a difference. Index. 286 pp. ISBN: 0-517-799995.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (some splotching to the top of the textblock.)

    Book ID: 28515
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  • TAKE ONE CANDLE LIGHT A ROOM. by Straight, Susan
    Straight, Susan
    TAKE ONE CANDLE LIGHT A ROOM.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pantheon, (2010) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Her seventh book, the story of a travel writer who returns to her southern California home to mark the fifth anniversary of the murder of her closest friend, only to find herself drawn into the timultuous life of the twenty-two year old son of that friend. A novel which moves from California to Lousiana, from the issues of the past to the dangers of the present. INSCRIBED on the title page "For --- for keeping those candles lit" 320 pp. ISBN: 9780307379146.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 58780
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  • TAKE ONE CANDLE LIGHT A ROOM. by Straight, Susan
    Straight, Susan
    TAKE ONE CANDLE LIGHT A ROOM.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pantheon, (2010) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Her seventh book, the story of a travel writer who returns to her southern California home to mark the fifth anniversary of the murder of her closest friend, only to find herself drawn into the timultuous life of the twenty-two year old son of that friend. A novel which moves from California to Lousiana, from the issues of the past to the dangers of the present. SIGNED on the title page. 320 pp. ISBN: 9780307379146.

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

    Book ID: 61840
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  • GHOST WOMAN. by Thornton, Lawrence.
    Thornton, Lawrence.
    GHOST WOMAN.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1992. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Award-winning author's third novel: Set in Santa Barbara, California, in the 1800's, in the days of the missions, this is a novel of the tragic results of the conflict of culture, race, sex and religion - Based on an actual historical event, this tells the story of Sage, a Chumash Indian woman, and her tragic encounter with white civilization - after the enslavement and death of her entire village, she is captured, renamed Solidad, and given to a family by a mission priest who is determined that she will become a Christian. INSCRIBED on the title page to the late noted Oklahoma book collector Larry Owens. 302 pp. Map endpapers. ISBN: 0-395615925.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 61435
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