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Land's End: A Walk Through Provincetown

By: Cunningham, Michael

Price: $50.00  $45.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, National Geographic: 2002

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6806


This copy has been SIGNED by Michael Cunningham on the title page! In this celebration of one of America's oldest towns (incorporated in 1720), Michael Cunningham brings us Provincetown, one of the most idiosyncratic and extraordinary towns in the United States, perched on the sandy tip at the end of Cape Cod. One of the earlier titles in the Crown Journeys series - we follow Cunningham on his various excursions through Provincetown and its surrounding landscape, we are ... View more info

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Off the Beaten Path: Stories of Place [Contains "The Half-Skinned Steer" from "Close Range" by Annie Proulx]

By: Edited By Joseph Barbato and Lisa Weinerman Horak of the Nature Conservancy

Price: $185.00  $166.50

Publisher: New York, NY, North Point Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed By Contributors

Seller ID: 6543


This copy has been SIGNED by 5 (five) of the contributors at their entries. The signers include: Annie Proulx, Julia Alvarez, Jill McCorkle, Howard Norman and Barbara Kingsolver. A wonderful collection that was a follow-up to "Heart of the Land: Essays on Last Great Places". This includes Annie Proulx's story from her "Close Range" collection of stories that also includes "Brokeback Mountain" entitled "The Half-Skinned Deer". View more info

Image for Off the Beaten Path: Stories of Place [Contains "The Half-Skinned Steer" from "Close Range" by Annie Proulx]

Off the Beaten Path: Stories of Place [Contains "The Half-Skinned Steer" from "Close Range" by Annie Proulx]

By: Edited By Joseph Barbato and Lisa Weinerman Horak of the Nature Conservancy [Includes an Annie Proulx Story from "Close Range"]

Price: $95.00  $85.50

Publisher: New York, NY, North Point Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed By Contributor

Seller ID: 5431


This copy has been SIGNED by Annie Proulx at her entry! A wonderful collection that was a follow-up to "Heart of the Land: Essays on Last Great Places". This includes Annie Proulx's story from her "Close Range" collection of stories that also includes "Brokeback Mountain" entitled "The Half-Skinned Deer". View more info

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Sailing Through China

By: Theroux, Paul

Price: $25.00  $22.50

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1984

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 5407


A small attractive volume that has been illustrated by Patrick Procktor. Paul Theroux sailed down the Yangtze with a party of American millionaires. If this at times surprised the Chinese - which it did - both the idiosyncracies of the company and the impressions of China itself provided rich material for the kind of perceptive, witty writing at which the author excels. View more info

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Sailing Through China

By: Theroux, Paul

Price: $75.00  $67.50

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1984

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8181


This copy of "Sailing Through China" has been SIGNED by Paul Theroux on the title page! A small attractive volume that has been illustrated by Patrick Procktor. Paul Theroux sailed down the Yangtze with a party of American millionaires. If this at times surprised the Chinese - which it did - both the idiosyncracies of the company and the impressions of China itself provided rich material for the kind of perceptive, witty writing at which the author excels. View more info