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Covenant, The

By: Michener, James

Price: $199.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000172

Condition: Near Fine


From James Michener, the acknowledged master of the historical epic, comes this sweeping tale of South Africa. The book is inscribed 'To ____ with best wishes'. It is then signed and dated. The book itself is very near fine. There is the slightest shelf wear to the bottom outside edge and a couple of very light and tiny marks on the spine. The dust jacket is also near fine and shows some minor wear to the top and bottom. There is also a light crease to the inner front f... View more info

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Chesapeake

By: Michener, James

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000847

Condition: Near Fine


Here is an unusual copy of Michener's huge Bestseller, Chesapeake. The book was inscribed on April 4th, 1980 and it is a 7th printing. It was signed on the Queen Elisabeth II cruise ship and the inscription reads " At the end of a great cruise. Signed with the pen of Stan Musial.". It is dated and the QEII is referenced at the top. The book itself is in very nice condition and shows very minimal shelf wear. There is a bookplate on the inside front board with the ... View more info

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Recessional - Limited Edition

By: Michener, James A.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1994

Edition: First Edition Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004597

Condition: Fine


This is a beautiful copy of the Limited Edition of Recessional. The book is in Fine condition as is its color coordinated Slipcase. There are no flaws to report. This First edition was limited to 500 copies of which this is #293. What is unusual in this copy is the presence of the "JAM" stamp on the limitation page. This is James Michener's personal stamp and in the East it is called a "Chop". I have not seen it on other copies of this title that I have s... View more info

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Recessional - Limited Edition

By: Michener, James A.

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1994

Edition: First Edition Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004821

Condition: As New


This is a beautiful copy of the Limited Edition of Recessional. The book is in Fine condition as is its color coordinated Slipcase. There are no flaws to report. The volume is still in its original shrinkwrap. This First edition was limited to 500 copies of which this is #44. It is Signed by Mr. Michener on the Limitation page. Recessional tells the story of a group of people living and working in an upscale Florida retirement home. The young doctor, who has left his pra... View more info

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World Below, The

By: Miller, Sue

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 2001

Edition: First Edition Proof

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001588

Condition: Fine


This is a beautiful proof of a book that was published in October of 2001 and lauded by the New York Times book review. Sue Miller is the author of The Good Mother and While I was Gone. The publisher says that this is the story of a woman at a crossroads who discovers a secret in her grandmother's past that transforms her understanding of destiny and marriage and calls all of her own choices into question. The proof is in Fine condition and is signed by Sue Miller on the... View more info

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Demonology

By: Moody, Rick

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Little Brown Company: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 005435

Condition: As New


The New York Times says that Rick Moody's novels such as 'The Ice Storm' have earned him a reputation as a 'Breathtaking' writer. He is a writer of tremendous gifts. His remarkable short stories have led both 'The New Yorker' and 'Harpers' to single him out as one of the most original and admired voices in a generation. These stories are abundant proof of Moody's grace as a stylist and a shaper of interior lives. The astounding title story had already been reprinted in f... View more info

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Rip Van Winkle

By: Moses, Will

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Philomel Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004232

Condition: Fine


This is a beautiful book that is quarto in size and it was written and illustrated by Will Moses who is the Great Grandson of world famous folk artist, Grandma Moses. This book is signed directly on the half-title page by Will Moses. The book is brand new and has never been read. All of the illustrations are in color and the folk art here is breathtaking. Rip Van Winkle was that curious fellow who, with his dog Wolf, ran away from a hard day's work to the Catskill Mounta... View more info

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Red Death, A

By: Mosley, Walter

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Company Inc.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 002209

Condition: Near Fine


From the author of Devil in a Blue Dress, here is the second book in the Easy Rawlins series. This novel puts Easy Rawlins into the political, legal, and moral tar pits of Los Angeles in the early fifties, when Redbaiting and blacklisting were official policies and racial tensions boiled. This volume is in Near Fine condition and the dustjacket is price-clipped. Mr. Mosley has signed the book directly on the title page. We are happy to send pictures on request. View more info

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Little Yellow Dog, A

By: Mosley, Walter

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Company Inc.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001459

Condition: Fine


Here is another wonderful novel from the most acclaimed mystery writer of the 1990's. Walter Mosley's work has been recognized as a welcome and permanent addition to American Crime writing. A Little Yellow Dog, published in 1996 was an instant classic of suspense. Mosley's writing style and shrewd social observation have made his books international bestsellers. This book is in Fine condition and it has never been read. It is signed by the author directly on the title pa... View more info

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Gone Fishin'

By: Mosley, Walter

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Black Classic Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001458

Condition: Fine


This is a Fine copy of this 1997 novel by Walter Mosley, Author of White Butterfly and Devil in a Blue Dress. This book tells a tale that takes readers on a tangled and eventful trip to the very beginnings of the "Easy Rawlins" mysteries. The volume is in Fine condition and it has never been read. It is signed directly on the title page by Walter Mosley. It is not price-clipped and it shows no flaws. There is magic and genius in the in the novels of Walter Mosley... View more info

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White Butterfly

By: Mosley, Walter

Price: $149.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Company Inc.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001295

Condition: Fine


Here is a beautiful copy of Walter Mosley's most scarce novel. The book is in Fine condition as is its colorful pictorial dust jacket. Mr. Mosley has signed it directly on the title page. It was published in 1992 by Norton. In 1956 Los Angeles, when a serial killer murders three black bar girls, leaving a distinctive mark each time, no one pays any particular attention. But when a white stripper, known as The White Butterfly, is also murdered, and she turns out to be a ... View more info

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Pandora's Clock

By: Nance, John J

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004124

Condition: Very Good+


John J. Nance has written a novel that is full of suspense and terror. Pandora's Clock is the story of an airplane piloted by Captain James Holland. The plane is flying from Frankfurt to New York and it is packed with people wanting to get home for Christmas. A passenger collapses and the Captain requests an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport. To his surprise, the air traffic controllers will not let him land in England. They tell the Captain that his passenger has co... View more info

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Crime School

By: O'Connell, Carol

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Putnam: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 002901

Condition: As New


Here is a Very Fine, unread copy of Carol O'Connell's Seventh novel. It is signed by the author directly on the title page. Crime School begins with the discovery of a woman found hanging in a burning apartment, tufts of her own blond hair stuck in her mouth and red candles scattered all around. Our Detective Mallory knows immediately that the fire was set so that the woman would be discovered and that the crime is identical to another one twenty years ago. Also, Mallory... View more info

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An Antarctic Diary

By: Passel, Charles

Price: $625.00

Publisher: Abilene Tx, Four-O Publishing: 1992

Edition: 1st Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004065

Condition: As New


This is a magnificent and extremely rare volume. Geologist Charles F. Passel served on the famous 1939-1941 Antarctic expedition under the command of Admiral Byrd. These are his diaries from that expedition and this offering was published in 1992. Previous editions of the diary had been edited and expurgated. In this edition Mr. Passel insisted on the diary being published exactly as it was written, with misspellings and other anomalies intact. The author said that he wa... View more info

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London Bridges

By: Patterson, James

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Little Brown Company: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 005228

Condition: Fine


This book is new and has never been read. All corners are square and the book is clean and bright in all respects. The dustjacket is also in fine condition and it is not price-clipped. The book is signed by Mr. Patterson directly on the title page. Alex Cross is back for his tenth explosive adventure. In broad daylight a platoon of soldiers evacuates the population of a Nevada town. Minutes later, a huge bomb explodes a hundred feet above the ground destroying the town i... View more info

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Lake House, The

By: Patterson, James

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Little Brown Company: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 005226

Condition: Fine


This fascinating novel was a #1 bestseller and for good reason. The book is new and unread. All corners are square. The dustjacket is also Fine and it is not price-clipped. James Patterson has signed this book directly on the title page. This is a wonderful novel of suspense. It is about six children trying to lead normal lives. They live in different homes, with different families, but there is something powerful that connects them. Something that puts them in terrible ... View more info

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Cat and Mouse

By: Patterson, James

Price: $79.00

Publisher: New York, Little Brown Company: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 005224

Condition: As New


This is another great Alex Cross story from the Best-selling author of Along Came a Spider and Kiss the Girls. The book is in Very Fine condition and has never been read. Patterson had signed this copy directly on the title page. The dustjacket is also fine and it is not price-clipped. In this novel two killers, one operating in America and one in Europe believe that Cross is the only worthy opponent in the deadly game that each has planned. Alex must also contend with s... View more info

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Cradle and All

By: Patterson, James

Price: $49.00

Publisher: New York, Little Brown Company: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004809

Condition: As New


James Patterson is an undisputed master of suspense and in Cradle And All he has written another very compelling novel. This beautiful copy is the First Edition and First printing and it is signed directly on the title page by James Patterson. The book is in Very Fine condition. From the author of "Kiss the Girls" and "Along Came A Spider" comes a new and strange tale of suspense. A young woman in Boston finds herself pregnant, although she's a virgin. In... View more info

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Four Blind Mice

By: Patterson, James

Price: $59.00

Publisher: New York, Little Brown Company: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004807

Condition: As New


A brand new book in As New condition. This first edition was signed by James Patterson directly on the title page. Patterson's great character Alex Cross is back in a harrowing adventure that risks the life of his closest friend and partner, John Sampson. A great thriller! View more info

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Violets are Blue

By: Patterson, James

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Little Brown Company: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004806

Condition: As New


This wonderful novel by James Patterson was an item on the New York Times Bestseller List for quite awhile. It is in Fine condition and is signed directly on the title page by Mr. Patterson. Alex Cross has never believed in vampires. But when two joggers are found slain in a manner that suggests a macabre ritual, he has to reconsider. The problem is a series of bizarre murders that appear to be the work of a vampire. The local police are horrified and the FBI is baffled.... View more info