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My Dark Places

By: Ellroy, James

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 002182

Condition: Near Fine


Jean Ellroy, the author's mother, was murdered in 1958. Her body was dumped on a roadway in a run-down suburb of Los Angeles. The killer was never found and the case was closed. A sordid homicide that nobody remembered, Except her son James Ellroy. He was ten-years-old when his mother died. He grew up obsessed with murdered women and crime which of course led him to a carreer in writing. My Dark Places is the story of Jean and James Ellroy from 1958 to all past points an... View more info

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Cold Six Thousand, The

By: Ellroy, James

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, Century: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001999

Condition: Fine


From the N.Y. Times best-selling author of L.A. Confidential and My Dark Places comes an outstanding work of Epic fiction. This is a fine United Kingdom first in a Fine dustjacket and Signed by Mr. Ellroy. James Ellroy's high velocity, best-selling novels have redefined noir for our times. His books propel us to within inches of the dark realities of America's recent history. This book, his most explosive and ambitious yet, puts the whole of the 1960's under examination.... View more info

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Malinche

By: Esquivel, Laura

Price: $59.00

Publisher: Atria: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004257

Condition: As New


From the author of Like Water for Chocolate comes a new and completely different novel. It is the story of the passionate and tragic love affair between the conquistador Hernan Cortes and his interpreter Malinalli. Throughout Mexican history, Malinalli has been reviled for her betrayal of the Indian people. However, recent historical research has shown that her role was much more complex. Bursting with lyricism and vivid imagery, this wonderful historical novel finally u... View more info

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Loop, The

By: Evans, Nicholas

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004186

Condition: Fine


This is a new and unread book from bestselling author Nicholas Evans who also wrote The Horse Whisperer and several other bestsellers. The book is in very fine condition with no shelfwear and no bumped corners. The dustjacket is also very fine and it is not price-clipped. Nicholas Evans has signed this volume directly on the title page. A Pack of wolves makes a sudden savage return to the Rocky Mountain ranching town of Hope, Montana. A Century earlier the wolves had bee... View more info

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Well of Lost Plots

By: Fforde, Jasper

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004026

Condition: Fine


Many book lovers and book collectors have been delighted with Jasper Fforde's series of novels that star the incredible Literary Detective "Thursday Next". Although each book stands alone as an individual story, each novel also connects to the larger story of the Adventures of Thursday Next. The series began with the international bestseller The Eyre Affair, and then continued with Lost in a Good Book, The Well of Lost Plots, Something Rotten, and The Big Over Ea... View more info

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Something Rotten

By: Fforde, Jasper

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004025

Condition: Fine


Many book lovers and book collectors have been delighted with Jasper Fforde's series of novels that star the incredible Literary Detective "Thursday Next". Although each book stands alone as an individual story, each novel also connects to the larger story of the Adventures of Thursday Next. The series began with the international bestseller The Eyre Affair, and then continued with Lost in a Good Book, The Well of Lost Plots, Something Rotten, and The Big Over Ea... View more info

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Lost in a Good Book

By: Fforde, Jasper

Price: $185.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author. Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 004023

Condition: Fine


This is the United Kingdom True First edition and First Printing of this wonderful international blockbuster. This is the sequel to 'The Eyre Affair' and it is a great read. Both the book and the dustjacket are in Fine condition and the dustjacket still shows its price of 17.99 British Pounds. The volume is signed directly on the title page by Jasper Fforde and this is the second volume of a series of Bibliomystery-Fantasy novels. They feature one of the most interesting... View more info

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Big Over Easy, The

By: Fforde, Jasper

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004022

Condition: Fine


Many book lovers and book collectors have been delighted with Jasper Fforde's series of novels that star the incredible Literary Detective "Thursday Next". Although each book stands alone as an individual story, each novel also connects to the larger story of the Adventures of Thursday Next. The series began with the international bestseller The Eyre Affair, and then continued with Lost in a Good Book, The Well of Lost Plots, Something Rotten, and The Big Over Ea... View more info

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Love Song of J. Edgar Hoover, The

By: Friedman, Kinky

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 005615

Condition: Fine


What do Bill Clinton, Nelson Mandela, the late Joseph Heller, Bob Dylan, and Willie Nelson have in common? They are all Kinky Friedman fans. Kinky Friedman is one of our most prolific authors and his books are always filled with adventure and humor. I met Kinky at the Texas Book Festival and he is as friendly as his writings would lead us to believe. He also ran for Governor of Texas. This book is a First Edition and First Printing of this novel. It is signed directly on... View more info

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A Modern Comedy - With ALS

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London, William Heineman: 1929

Edition: First Edition Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004346

Condition: Near Fine


A Modern Comedy is part of The Forsyte Saga (1886-1926) in which Galsworthy pictures the life of a large, middle-class family against a carefully detailed background of English life. It is a true classic and has stood the test of time. Apart from its important literary value, this novel (which is solid and very readable) is important as a social document of the various currents of British life in the 1920's. The volume is composed of three long sections - The White Monke... View more info

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Naked Empire

By: Goodkind, Terry

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Tor: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004736

Condition: As New


This is a very fine copy of the First Edition and First Printing of this title. It is signed by Terry Goodkind directly on the title page. Terry Goodkind creates a world of High Adventure, Brilliant storytelling and people and characters that you will never forget. A beautiful copy. View more info

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Stone Circle, The

By: Goshgarian, Gary

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Donald Fine books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001696

Condition: Fine


The Stone Circle is a Supernatural tale of an archeological dig in Boston Harbor which unearths what may be an ancient celtic spiritual site. Gary Goshgarian is also the author of Rough Beast. He has signed this book directly on the title page. Mystery and suspense author Robert B.Parker has said that "If you love Stephen King and Dean Koontz, you'll love The Stone Circle". Both the book and the dustjacket are in Fine condition and the dustjacket is not price-cli... View more info

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L is for Lawless

By: Grafton, Sue

Price: $49.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000460

Condition: Fine


Here is another great Kinsey Millhone novel from the prolific Sue Grafton. This book is in Fine, Unread condition and is signed directly on the title page. The dust jacket is also fine and there are no flaws to report. Kinsey's skills are about to be tested. She is about to meet her duplicitous match in a couple of world-class liars who literally take her for the ride of her life. This is Kinsey's twelfth foray into the alphabet of crime. America's borderline delinquent ... View more info

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Designed to Die

By: Green, Chloe

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Kensington: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000617

Condition: Fine


Here is the second Dallas O'Connor mystery from the skilled and perceptive hand of Chloe Green. Dallas is a tall blonde Texan with an eye for quality and a taste for the offbeat. She has a great reputation in the Fashion ad business but lately she is also earning a name as a savvy sleuth with an eye for solving the most baffling mysteries. This book is in As New condition and was signed for me personally at the Texas Festival of the Book in November of last year. The sig... View more info

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Somebody Else's Music

By: Haddam, Jane

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 002760

Condition: As New


Jane Haddam's stylishly written novels featuring Gregor Demarkian, retired chief of the FBI's Behavioral Sciences Unit, have delighted an ever-increasing number of readers over the years. This novel is her most compeeling crime novel to date. It is an exploration of how the past affects the present and the twisted workings of the human psyche. This book is in Very Fine condition and has never been read. It is signed by Jane Haddam on the half-title page. A compelling cr... View more info

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Good as Gold Limited

By: Heller, Joseph

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1977

Edition: First Edition Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001684

Condition: Fine


This volume is a Limited First Edition in fine unread condition that was published in 1976 by Simon and Schuster. There were 500 copies of this book printed of which this is #60. This item is striking in every way. The book is housed in a very bright yellow slipcase that is printed on both sides . The slipcase is in excellent condition and only shows some slight shelf wear to the very bottom of the box. The book itself is bound in decorated cloth and has the stars of the... View more info

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No Laughing Matter

By: Heller, Joseph

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Putnam: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 002011

Condition: Fine


This is the story of Joseph Heller's struggle against Guillain-Barre syndrome.The book is in Very Near Fine condition and appears to have never been read. The textblock is clean and the binding is tight. The front lower corner of the front board is slightly bumped with a much smaller corresponding bump to the outer right corner of the rear board. The dustjacket is also Near Fine with the slightest hint of a crease to the extreme top of the front inner flap. It is virtual... View more info

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God Knows - Limited

By: Heller, Joseph

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1984

Edition: First Edition Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 002848

Condition: Fine


When Joseph Heller passed away some time ago we lost one of our most original literary voices. This beautiful Limited First Edition from the author of Catch 22 is in near fine condition. Square corners, clean, tight and crisp. It was published by the Knopf in 1984 and has become quite scarce. It is bound in a Beautiful Rainbow cloth. The dustjacket is in Fine condition with no rips or creases. It is housed in a decorative slipcase that is also near fine. The case shows v... View more info

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Dune: House Corrino

By: Herbert, Brian and Anderson, Kevin J.

Price: $89.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001463

Condition: Fine


In this most recent volume in the trilogy that began with Dune: House Atreides and continued with Dune: House Harkonnen, we have the final chapter of the first part in an unforgettable saga. This book is brand new and in Very Fine condition. It is signed by both authors directly on the title page.The First Printings on this book are becoming more and more difficult to locate and this is a beautiful copy. We are pleased to send pictures on request. View more info

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Stormy Weather

By: Hiaasen, Carl

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 005152

Condition: Fine


This volume is a first edition and a first printing. It is signed by Carl Hiaasen on the title page and in addition to that there is an inscription on the dedication page which says "For Marilyn, The newest hurricane! with best wishes!" and then it is signed again by the author. This book is in fine condition but for a tiny bump to the upper right corner of the front board and a corresponding tiny bump to the upper left corner of the back board. The book is squar... View more info