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In Other Words

By: Lahiri, Jhumpa

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2016

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7855


This copy of "In Other Words" has been neatly SIGNED by Jhumpa Lahiri on the title page! Scarce signed this way - not the more common tipped-in page signature. From this Pulitzer Prize Winning author - this is her powerful non-fiction debut. The story of her love of Italian - she and her family moved to Italy so she could seek full immersion. "In Other Words" was written in Italian and describes the journey of a writer seeking a new voice. Presented in ... View more info

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The Stonemason, A Play in Five Acts

By: McCarthy, Cormac

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Hopewell, NJ, Ecco: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7977


This copy has been SIGNED by Cormac McCarthy on the publisher's tipped-in page. "This special edition of The Stonemason is limited to three hundred and fifty boxed copies. These books are NUMBERED and SIGNED by Cormac McCarthy." This being copy #88. In the preface to Vereen Bell's The Achievement of Cormac McCarthy (1988), it was noted that paperback editions of The Orchard Keeper (1982), Outer Dark (1984), Child of God (1984), and Blood Meridian (1986) were made... View more info

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A Bigamist's Daughter/That Night/At Weddings And Wakes/Charming Billy/Child of My Heart/After This/Someone/The Ninth Hour

By: McDermott, Alice

Price: $550.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Random House/FSG: 1982

Edition: First Editions/First Printings

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8421


This offering is for a complete set of Alice McDermott's eight works. All are in Fine/Near Fine condition and have been SIGNED by ALice McDermott on their respective title pages! The books are 1) "A Bigamist's Daughter" (1982) - her first book, published by Random House (all her later books were published by Farrar, Strauss & Giroux). A contemporary portrait of a new generation's search for - an avoidance of - commitment in life and love. There is a shadow (of p... View more info

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Never Look an American in the Eye: a Memoir

By: Ndibe, Okey

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Soho Press: 2016

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8426


This copy of "Never Look an American in the Eye: A Memoir" has been SIGNED by Okey Ndibe on the title page! He has also written "May your life be a sweet song" and SIGNED again, Okey Ndibe and dated Nov. 8, 2017 on the half-title page. This funny, charming, and penetrating memoir tells of Ndibe's move from Nigeria to America. It recounts stories of Ndibe's relationships with Chinua Achebe, Wole Soyinka, and other literary figures. All these stories and m... View more info

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The Sympathizer

By: Nguyen, Viet Thanh

Price: $450.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Grove Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8025


This is a beautiful Advance Reading Copy/Uncorrected Proof of "The Sympathizer" announced as Winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. This copy (deemed scarce) has also been SIGNED by Viet Thanh Nguyen on the title page! A profound, startling, and beautifully written debut, "The Sympathizer" is a Vietnam War novel unlike any other. The narrator, one of the most arresting of recent fiction, is a man of two minds and divided loyalties, a half-French ... View more info

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The Sympathizer

By: Nguyen, Viet Thanh

Price: $650.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Grove Press: 2015

Edition: First Editions/First Printings

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8142


This set of "The Sympathizer" has both copies SIGNED by Viet Thanh Nguyen on the title pages! Includes the hardcover first edition and the softcover Advance Reading Copy of this 2016 Pulitzer Prize Winning Book! A profound, startling, and beautifully written debut, "The Sympathizer" is a Vietnam War novel unlike any other. The narrator, one of the most arresting of recent fiction, is a man of two minds and divided loyalties, a half-French half-Vietnamese... View more info

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The Sympathizer

By: Nguyen, Viet Thanh

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Grove Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8189


This beautiful copy of "The Sympathizer" has been SIGNED by Viet Thanh Nguyen on the title page! Winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. A profound, startling, and beautifully written debut, "The Sympathizer" is a Vietnam War novel unlike any other. The narrator, one of the most arresting of recent fiction, is a man of two minds and divided loyalties, a half-French half-Vietnamese communist sleeper agent living in America after the end of the war.... View more info

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The Refugees

By: Nguyen, Viet Thanh

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Grove Press: 2017

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8245


This copy of "The Refugees" has been SIGNED by Viet Thanh Nguyen on the title page! From his appearance at the 92nd Street Y in New York City. His debut, "The Sympathizer," won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. "The Refugees" is a collection of perfectly formed stories written over a period of twenty years. In these powerful stories set in both Vietnam and America, Nguyen paints a vivid portrait of the experience of people leading lives between... View more info

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The Sympathizer/Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War/The Refugees

By: Nguyen, Viet Thanh

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York, NY/Cambridge, MA, Grove Press/Harvard University Press: 2015

Edition: First Editions/First Printings

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8246


This set of "The Sympathizer/Nothing Ever Dies/The Refugees" have all been SIGNED by Viet Thanh Nguyen on their title pages! Sold here as a set. 1) "The Sympathizer" (2015) - Winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. A profound, startling, and beautifully written debut, "The Sympathizer" is a Vietnam War novel unlike any other. The narrator, one of the most arresting of recent fiction, is a man of two minds and divided loyalties, a half-Fren... View more info

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Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

By: Nguyen, Viet Thanh

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 2016

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8247


This copy of "Nothing Ever Dies" has been SIGNED by Viet Thanh Nguyen on the title page! WINNER of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for his novel "The Sympathizer." The author considers this work as a "bookend" with "The Sympathizer." All wars are fought twice, the first time on the battlefield, the second time in memory. This is a searching exploration of the conflict Americans call the Vietnam War and Vietnamese call the American War - a ... View more info

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Goodnight, Beautiful Women

By: Noyes, Anna

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Grove Press: 2016

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8423


This copy of "Goodnight, Beautiful Women" has been SIGNED by Anna Noyes on the title page. A Finalist for the 2016-17 Story Prize. An electrifying debut "Goodnight, Beautiful Women" observes the residents a small New England coastal towns in tales that probe boundaries of familial intimacy, coming-of-age sexuality, desirous girlhood, and lost love. Dark and brilliant, rhythmic and lucid, this marks the arrival of a fearless and unique young voice in Ameri... View more info

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Bird Cloud

By: Proulx, Annie

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Scribner: 2011

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6637


This copy has been SIGNED by Annie Proulx on the title page! "Bird Cloud" is the name Annie Proulx gave to 640 acres of Wyoming wetlands and prairie and four-hundred-foot cliffs plunging down to the North Platte River. Proulx, a writer with extraordinary powers of observation and compassion, here turns her lens on herself. View more info

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Close Range : Wyoming Stories

By: Proulx, Annie

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, UK, Fourth Estate Limited: 1999

Edition: First UK Paperback Edition/First Printi

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7134


This copy of the First UK Edition (a Paperback Original) issued by Fourth Estate Limited has been SIGNED by Annie Proulx on the title page! Includes "Brokeback Mountain" which was released to film by award-winning producer Ang Lee. Winner of the Venice Film Festival, the film has also won several Golden Globe Awards. Brokeback Mountain is set in the beautiful, wild landscape of Wyoming thirty years ago where cowboys lived much as they had done for generations. L... View more info

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Heart Songs and Other Stories

By: Proulx, E. Annie

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Scribner Paperback Fiction: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 411


This copy has been SIGNED by E. Annie Proulx on the title page! This paperback re-issue includes two new stories not in the original book. These stories reverberate with rural tradition, the rites of nature, and the rituals of small-town life. The country is blue-collar New England; the characters are native families and the dispossessed working class, whose heritage is challenged by the neorural bourgeosie from the city; and the themes are as elemental as the landscape:... View more info

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Accordian Crimes

By: Proulx, E. Annie

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Scribner: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 417


1/2500 Signed/Limited copies from the publisher on a tipped-in sheet. "Accordian Crimes" opens in 1890 in Sicily as an accordian maker completes his finest instruments - nineteen polished bone buttons, sleek lacquer - and dreams of owning a music store in America. View more info

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Negatives [A story in Caught In The Act - Edited by Barry Munger]

By: Proulx, E. Annie

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Timken: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3212


Issued in wraps only - this collection concerns itself with the photographer in contemporary fiction. "Negatives" is a 14 page story that first appeared in "Heart Songs and Other Stories" in 1988. E. Annie Proulx has SIGNED at her appearance in this anthology that gathers works by such talents as Italo Calvino, Cynthia Ozick and Paul Theroux, among others. View more info

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Postcards

By: Proulx, E. Annie

Price: $165.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Scribners: 1992

Edition: First Edition/Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 413


This copy has been SIGNED by E. Annie Proulx on the title page. This is a 2nd Printing but represents an opportunity to own a signed copy of an important book at a more modest price. Winner of the 1993 Pen/Faulkner Award for Fiction, "Postcards" tells the mexmerizing tale of Loyal Blood, who misspends a lifetime running from a crime so terrible that it renders him forever incapable of touching a woman. View more info

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Postcards

By: Proulx, E. Annie

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Scribner Classics: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 414


This copy has been SIGNED by E. Annie Proulx on the title page. A beautiful copy of the Scribner re-issue of the author's first novel. Winner of the 1993 Pen/Faulkner Award for Fiction, "Postcards" tells the mexmerizing tale of Loyal Blood, who misspends a lifetime running from a crime so terrible that it renders him forever incapable of touching a woman. View more info

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Heart Songs and Other Stories

By: Proulx, E. Annie

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Harpercollins: 1990

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5917


This copy has been SIGNED by E. Annie Proulx on the title page. This is the trade paperback issue of the author's first book - a collection of nine stories that introduced this powerful new voice to American fiction. With an extraordinary feel for the country and its unique characters, "Heart SOngs" reverberates with rural tradition, the rites of nature, and the rituals of small-town life. The country is blue-collar New England; the characters are the dispossesse... View more info

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Accordion Crimes

By: Proulx, E. Annie

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, UK, 4th Estate: 1996

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5918


This copy has been SIGNED by E. Annie Proulx on the title page. This is the UK Edition. The story of a green, two-row button accordian. A restless nation comes alive in "Accordian Crimes". Here failure and success are juxtaposed in absurd tragicomedy. For the immigrants must pay for entrance into mainstream American life by giving up identity, name and culture, must suffer ethnic hatred and the sontempt of their own children. Utterly original, entrancingly lyrica... View more info