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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

By: Berendt, John

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001986


This is a wonderful and beautiful book written by John Berendt. It is a later printing of this modern classic. The book is inscribed by John Berendt on the FFEP. It reads: "For Lynne - All the Best". And then it is signed and dated by the author. Published in 1994 it became an immediate bestseller and was later made into the motion picture of the same name directed by Clint Eastwood. This particular volume is a rarity both for its Very Near Fine condition and for... View more info

White Doves at Morning- a Novel of the American Civil War

By: Burke, James Lee

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 008882


James Lee Burke is one of our finest living novelists. His books are not just suspense and detective novels and this work is completely different. His books are written in a literary style that is both unique and beautiful. This novel is somewhat unusual for Mr. Burke. The volume was acquired in Burke's hometown of New Iberia, Louisiana from the bookstore that he so often mentions in his novels. The book is signed by the author directly on the title page. This is the Fir... View more info

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Patriot Games

By: Clancy, Tom

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Putnam: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition Advance

Seller ID: 001452


"Patriot Games" is Tom Clancy's third novel. This volume is a Very near fine copy of the Advance Reading Copy (ARC) to this international bestseller.The Lower front wrap has a slightly bent corner. Otherwise the book is beautiful and Very clean. Clancy's first novel was "The Hunt for Red October". It was published in 1984 and was an instant international bestseller, selling 350,000 hardcovers and 3,000,000 paperbacks. His second novel was "Red Storm R... View more info

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Spy Hook

By: Deighton, Len

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1988

Edition: First Edition Proof

Seller ID: 000934


From the author of "The Ipcress File" and "Funeral in Berlin" comes another great book by the master of the Spy Novel, this is the first book of Deighton's Hook, Line, and Sinker trilogy in rare proof format. Fine Proof copy published before the First edition. Very slight toning to the rear wraps. Proofs are printed before the First edition in very limited quantities and are always more rare than the First edition. As are most proofs, this book is in Trad... View more info

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Big Nowhere, The

By: Ellroy, James

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002948


Here is a beautiful copy of a scarce James Ellroy novel. Published in 1988 this copy looks like it was published yesterday with just two exceptions. There is a very small area of discoloration to the front board. Actually it is just a little lighter in tone than the rest of the cover. There is also the tiniest bit of shelf-wear to the bottom of the spine panel on the dustjacket. It is virtually invisible. The novel takes place in 1950's Los Angeles and deals with the ... View more info

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Bag of Bones

By: King, Stephen

Price: $99.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition Advance

Seller ID: 006245


Here is a Very Fine copy of the proof of what has been called Stephen King's most unforgettable novel. The Pre-First Edition Advance Reading Copy from the Uncorrected Proofs. Proofs are published in very small quantities and as such are more rare than First Editions. This proof is tight and clean with all corners square and no creases to the spine. This is a remarkable collector's book. This title, while still containing the general spookiness of all Mr. Kings novels als... View more info

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When the Wind Blows

By: Patterson, James

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Little Brown Company: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition Advance

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 006152


From the author of 'Along Came a Spider' and 'Kiss the Girl's comes another spellbinding novel of suspense. This First Proof is in at least Very Good+ condition. Proofs are published in very small quantities and as such are more rare than First Editions. There is a slightly bumped corner to the upper right of the front wrap, no soiling to the edges, and the very slightest of toning to the text block. The book is clean and tightly bound. James Patterson has signed this Pr... View more info

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Servant of the Bones

By: Rice, Anne

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 006150


This is a novel that is quickly becoming very collectible with Anne Rice's turnaround in her writing towards Christian themes. This novel was Published in 1996. 'Servant of the Bones' was a major departure for Anne Rice in terms of character and theme. Leaving behind her Vampires and Witches she now carries us into new realms of the occult, the mystical, and the magical with a new hero. He is dark, luminous, powerful, witty and smiling. He is a ghost, a demon, and an ang... View more info

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I, The Jury

By: Spillane, Mickey

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Norwalk CT, Easton Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007278


In the original publisher's shrinkwrap this Fine volume is New and has never been read. It is in As New condition and it is Signed by Mickey Spillane. This novel is important to twentieth century literature. It was originally published in 1946 and it caused much controversy because people were initially repelled by what was then considered excessive violence, sex, and vigilantism. The first printing was a mere 7000 copies. When the novel was republished in the paperback ... View more info