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Confessions of a Barbarian Selections from the Journals of Edward Abbey, Abbey, Edward
1 Abbey, Edward Confessions of a Barbarian Selections from the Journals of Edward Abbey
Boston Little, Brown and Company 1994 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
356 pp. Price of $24.95 on front flap of dust jacket. Near Fine book in a like jacket with a tiny split to the top of the front fold. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Notes from a Sea Diary Hemingway All the Way, Algren, Nelson
2 Algren, Nelson Notes from a Sea Diary Hemingway All the Way
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons [1965] 1965 First edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
254 pp. Price of $4.95 on front flap of jacket. The first printing of the first edition. Algren's account of a sea voyage to the far east during which he reflects upon his encounter with Ernest Hemingway in Cuba. A Near Fine book with mild fading to edges of boards in a like dust jacket with few hints of edge wear and a vintage Kroch's & Brentano's price sticker on the rear panel. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Who Lost an American?, Algren, Nelson
3 Algren, Nelson Who Lost an American?
New York The Macmillan Company 1963 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
337 pp. Price of $5.95 on front flap of jacket. Algren recounts his travels in Europe. A few spots of discoloration on textblock; jacket shows hints of edge wear with a few very tiny tears and one slightly larger tear with a small amount of loss between top corner of front panel and spine panel, some fading/discoloration to lettering on the spine panel. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Even the Stars Look Lonesome, Angelou, Maya
4 Angelou, Maya Even the Stars Look Lonesome
New York Random House 1997 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
145 pp. Price of $18.00 on front flap of dust jacket. Tiny spot of discoloration on rear pastedown; corresponding spot on reverse of jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Gather Together in My Name, Angelou, Maya
5 Angelou, Maya Gather Together in My Name
New York Random House [1974] 1974 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
214 pp. Price of $5.95 on front flap of dust jacket. A Near Fine book with minor age toning to the gutters along with a few tiny nicks to the rear pastedown in a like dust jacket with slight fading to the spine panel. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, Boswell, James
6 Boswell, James The Life of Samuel Johnson
New York The Modern Library (1952) 1952 First edition thus Hardcover Very Good Near Fine Jacket 
559 pp. Price of $1.95 on front flap of jacket. The first printing of the first Modern Library Edition as per Toledano. A Very Good book with hints of rubbing to boards, slight lean, and a small wrinkle to free front endpaper in a Near Fine jacket with hints of edge wear. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Days Tangier Journal: 1987 - 1989, Bowles, Paul
7 Bowles, Paul Days Tangier Journal: 1987 - 1989
New York The Ecco Press 1991 First printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
108 pp. Price of $15.95 on front flap of dust jacket. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Without Stopping An Autobiography, Bowles, Paul
8 Bowles, Paul Without Stopping An Autobiography
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1972 First printing Hardcover Near Fine very near Fine Jacket 
379 pp. Price of $7.95 on front flap of dust jacket. Few hints of foxing, very slight separation between top textblock and backstrip, else Fine. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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My Several Worlds A Personal Record, Buck, Pearl S.
9 Buck, Pearl S. My Several Worlds A Personal Record
New York The John Day Company 1954 First printing Hardcover Very Good Good+ Jacket 
407 pp. Price of $5.00 on front flap of dust jacket. Very Good book with a tiny tear to the cloth on the top edge and a couple of spots of discoloration to the free front endpaper in a Good+ moderately edge worn dust jacket with some light chipping to the spine panel and the top corners of the folds and a tiny stain on the top left corner of the rear panel. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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On Writing, Bukowski, Charles
10 Bukowski, Charles On Writing
Edinburgh Canongate [2015] 2015 First printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
216 pp. Price of 14.99 on front flap of jacket. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Running With Scissors, Burroughs, Augusten
11 Burroughs, Augusten Running With Scissors
New York St. Martin's Press 2006 Reprint Fine very near Fine Jacket 
304 pp. Price of $19.95 on front flap of dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Memoirs of Casanova, Casanova, Jacques
12 Casanova, Jacques The Memoirs of Casanova
New York Modern Library 1941 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
492 pp. Price of 95 cents on front flap of jacket. Later printing of the Modern Library edition Name and address written on half title page; light soiling and rubbing to rear panel and spine panel and some light edge wear. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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My Own Two Feet A Memoir, Cleary, Beverly
13 Cleary, Beverly My Own Two Feet A Memoir
New York Morrow 1995 First printing Hardcover Fine very near Fine Jacket 
261 pp. Price of $15.00 on front jacket flap. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Papa: An Intimate Biography of Mark Twain, Clemens, Susy
14 Clemens, Susy Papa: An Intimate Biography of Mark Twain
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1985 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
236 pp. Price of $15.95 on front flap of jacket. Edited by Charles Neider. A biography of Mark Twain written by his oldest daughter, Susy Clemens. A Near Fine book in a Near Fine dust jacket with a few hints of edge wear and rubbing. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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A Personal Record, Conrad, Joseph
15 Conrad, Joseph A Personal Record
New York Harper & Brothers Publishers 1912 First American edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
229 pp. Boards in original navy blue cloth with gold lettering. First printing of the first American edition. Ahearn APG 018c. Some light wear and a few traces of discoloration to boards. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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I Jan Cremer, Cremer, Jan
16 Cremer, Jan I Jan Cremer
New York Shorecrest, Inc. 1965 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
312 pp. Price of $4.95 on front flap of jacket. The first U.S edition of Cremer's first book. A Near Fine book with light bumping to corners along with a small scratch to the bottom of the textblock in a like dust jacket with a few traces of edge wear. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Jan Cremer Writes Again, Cremer, Jan
17 Cremer, Jan Jan Cremer Writes Again
New York Grove Press, Inc. 1969 First printing Hardcover Very Good very near Fine Jacket 
346 pp. Price of $6.95 on front flap of jacket. The first U.S edition of Cremer's second book. Previous owner's stamp on bottom of textblock and on free front endpaper else very near Fine in a very near Fine dust jacket.. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Blood and Grits, Crews, Harry
18 Crews, Harry Blood and Grits
New York Harper & Row, Publishers 1979 First printing Hardcover Very near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
213 pp. Price of $10.95 on front flap of jacket. Ahearn APG 011b. Very near Fine book in a Near Fine dust jacket with a few hints of edge wear and some age toning to the edges of the flaps. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Going Solo, Dahl, Roald
19 Dahl, Roald Going Solo
New York Farrar Straus Giroux 1986 First printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
208 pp. Price of $14.95 on front flap of dust jacket. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Countryman's Journal, Derleth, August
20 Derleth, August Countryman's Journal
New York Duell, Sloan, and Pearce 1963 First printing Hardcover Very Good Near Very Good Jacket 
215 pp. Wilson 556. Illustrations by Grisha Dotzenko. Derleth's writings on his home town, the village of Sauk Prairie, Wisconsin. A Very Good book with light foxing to the textblock in a near Very Good jacket with moderate foxing on reverse and fading to spine panel, along with some light edge wear and a few tiny chips. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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