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THE MANOR.

New York: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1967. First edition. Not so much a family novel as the story of an epoch, detailing as it does the conflicts and ideas which gave birth more

30.00 USD

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UNDERWORLD

New York: Scribner's, 1997. First edition of the author's masterwork. Nominated for the National Book Award. "This book is an aria and a wolf whistle of our half-century. It more

125.00 USD

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CAVEDWELLER

New York: Dutton, 1998. Proof copy. Allison's follow-up novel to Bastard Out of Carolina. A tale of Delia Byrd, rock star, and her return to Cayro, Georgia, and her more

40.00 USD

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BLOOD ACRE

New York: Viking, 1998. Laid in are two press releases and a business card from an associate publisher. Author's second novel (The Raven was his first). A portrait of more

40.00 USD

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ANIL'S GHOST

New York: Knopf, 2000. 1st American edition. Publisher's dated slip and press release laid in. The layers of human history, the depth of the human body, the heartache of more

25.00 USD

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THE NAMES

New York: Knopf, 1982. A novel concerning James Axton, an American free-lance writer working out of Athens as a part-time "risk analyst" for a shadowy conglomerate selling political-risk insurance, more

75.00 USD

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BREATHING LESSONS.

New York: Knopf, 1988. A novel about marriage by the author of If Morning Ever Comes. The expectations, the disappointments; the way children can create storms in a family; more

30.00 USD

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THE PASSION ARTIST.

New York: Harper & Row, 1979. First edition. A novel about psychological growth. Because of traumatic sexual experiences suffered in his childhood, Konrad Vost, the protagonist, has a history of pathological more

50.00 USD

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A MATTER OF TIME. A Novel.

New York: Harcourt Brace World, 1966. In this novel, by the author of The Friendly Persuasion, the narrator tells this story as a reflection of a sequence of events now concluded. more

10.00 USD

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THE GOLDEN SPUR. A Novel.

New York: The Viking Press, 1962. A novel concerning the New York art fringe in the late 1950s. Jonathan Jaimison, fleeing from a dreary Midwest existence of family reunions and dull more

45.00 USD

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WILLARD AND HIS BOWLING TROPHIES.

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1975. The author's sixth published novel and the second to parody a literary genre: sado-masochism in this case. The novel, as all others by Brautigan, dealt more

100.00 USD

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THE WRECKAGE OF AGATHON

New York: Harper & Row, 1970. A novel of a Seer. The two strands of the story--the life and times of a "wise man", and the rise and fall of political more

125.00 USD

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ONLY REVOLUTIONS.

New York: Pantheon, 2006. A novel of heart and intellect, moving us with the journey of two kids, perpetually of summer, perpetually sixteen, who give up everything except each more

25.00 USD

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UNION DUES. A Novel.

Boston: Little, Brown & Co, 1977. The story of a coal miner who discovers his 17-year old son has run away and who goes north, to Boston, to find him.  more

40.00 USD

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DEMOCRACY. A Novel.

New York: Simon & Schuster, (1984). A novel that is a precise and pitiless exploration of lives lived in the harsh glare of public scrutiny, written with that unique Didion gift more

45.00 USD

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BLACK SUN.

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1971. A romance novel, so to speak, about a forest ranger that falls for an utterly beguiling freckle-faced American princess, half his age.  more

125.00 USD

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