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The White Dawn

By: Houston, James

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150242

ISBN: 0151961158

Condition: VG+ in a VG+ Dust Jacket


The basis for the Philip Kaufman film of 1974 starring Warren Oates, Timothy Bottoms & Louis Gossett, Jr View more info

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Seeing Lily

By: Hubbell, Brian

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Bar Harbor, SparkFlashGap: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156908

ISBN: 0692000984

Condition: New trade paperback


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Call the Girls

By: Koestler, Arthur

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153022

ISBN: 0394484355

Condition: VG+ in a VG Dust Jacket


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The Intern's Handbook: A Thriller

By: Kuhn, Shane

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 148688

ISBN: 1476733805

Condition: New in Dust Jacket


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City of the Mind

By: Lively, Penelope

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 157460

ISBN: 0233986618

Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket. 2nd impression


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Under the Volcano

By: Lowry, Malcolm

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Plume: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 156804

ISBN: 0452255953

Condition: Trade paperback, near fine in wraps


Originally published in 1947. New introduction by Stephen Spender. Basis for the 1971 John Huston film which starred Albert Finney and Jacqueline Bisset View more info

Rest and Be Thankful

By: MacInnes, Helen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139586

Condition: VG+ (no Dust Jacket)


Naomi Burton Stone was a literary agent with Curtis Brown Ltd. from 1939 to 1965 for Ian Fleming, Thomas Merton, Ogden Nash and many others including Helen MacInnes. She was also an editor at Doubleday and the author and editor of numerous books and articles. REST AND BE THANKFUL is a non-thriller novel by the author of ABOVE SUSPICION. Two friends from pre-war Paris establish a literary colony in the wilds of Wyoming View more info

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Each Man's Son

By: MacLennan, Hugh

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart / New Canadian Library: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 135578

Condition: Mass market paperback, near fine in pictorial wraps


Novel set on Cape Breton Island View more info

H. M. Pulham, Esquire

By: Marquand, John P.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, John Hale: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119254

Condition: Foxing to endpapers and cover, VG in a VG Dust Jacket


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Life at Happy Knoll

By: Marquand, John P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119220

Condition: Slight spine slant, else near fine in Dust Jacket


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Lot of Marquand Ephemeral Material

By: Marquand, John P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: No place,

Seller ID: 119258

Condition: Condition generally VG+ to fine


Consisting of an undated Christmas card with photograph and lengthy inscription, three reprints of BOMC reviews (early 1950's), Happy Knoll Country Club Annual Report - 1956 (Marquand was secretary), a monograph "Federalist Newburyport or Can Historical Fiction Remove a Fly from Amber?," the official "Biographical Summary of John P. Marquand" issued by Little, Brown (ca. 1955), a separate edition of Marquand's story "You Can't Do That" issued in Germany for use in schools View more info

Mellville Goodwin, U.S.A

By: Marquand, John P.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118948

Condition: A fine copy in a fine Dust Jacket


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Repent in Haste

By: Marquand, John P.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119216

Condition: VG in a VG, price-clipped Dust Jacket


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Women and Thomas Harrow

By: Marquand, John P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118966

Condition: Light foxing to endpapers, else near fine in a near fine Dust Jacket


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B. F.'s Daughter

By: Marquand, John P.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154162

Condition: VG+ (no Dust Jacket). Stated first edition


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The Beardless Warriors

By: Matheson, Richard

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154036

Condition: Fine in a just about fine Dust Jacket. First edition stated


Novel of a squad of soldiers during The Battle of the Bulge in 1944. Matheson was, himself, a replacement in the 87th Division in late 1944 View more info

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South Sea Stories of W. Somerset Maugham

By: Maugham, W. Somerset

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Perma: 1950

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 152998

Condition: VG in pictorial boards. First printing of this edition


Scarce in this hardcover edition View more info

Something to Be Desired

By: McGuane, Thomas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Random: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 125466

Condition: Near fine in a VG+, price-clipped Dust Jacket. Bookplate SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR laid in


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Something to Be Desired

By: McGuane, Thomas

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Random: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 125950

Condition: Near fine in a VG+, price-clipped Dust Jacket. Bookplate SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR laid in


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Quattrocento

By: McKean, James

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 147970

ISBN: 0385503199

Condition: Bound Galley proofs, fine in wraps


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