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Another Country [appearance in First Love: An Anthology of New Poetry and Prose]

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $35.00  $31.50

Publisher: NY, Stewart, Tabori & Chang: 1986

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4894


Robert Olen Butler has SIGNED at his story entry "Another Country". A short piece in this anthology edited by Roy Finamore and illustrated by Vivienne Flesher. A Vietnam centered story. 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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Granta 54 [Summer 1996 Issue: Best of Young American Novelists] SIGNED By ALL!

By: Granta 54: Chris Offutt, Stewart O'Nan, Mona Simpson,Melanie Rae Thon and Kate Wheeler

Price: $500.00  $450.00

Publisher: Granta Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 6695


First Edition/First Printing. Fine/Wraps (as issued). Here it is - a beautiful copy of the Granta Magazine that sparked great debate with its Summer 1996 Issue. At Granta's request, eighteen established American novelists of an older generation deliberated their choice among the new. The final judging panel-including Robert Stone, Anne Tyler and Tobias Wolff-identified twenty writers of particular achievement and promise. When this issue came out - many of these names we... View more info

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Granta 54 [Summer 1996 Issue: Best of Young American Novelists] SIGNED By ALL!

By: Granta 54: Sherman Alexie, Madison Smartt Bell, Ethan Canin, Edwidge Danticat, Tom Drury, Tony Earley, Jeffrey Eugenides, Jonathan Franzen, David Guterson, David Haynes, Allen Kurzweil, Elizabeth McCracken, Lorrie Moore, Fae Myenne Ng, Robert O'Connor, C

Price: $500.00  $450.00

Publisher: Granta Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 3614


First Edition/First Printing. Fine/Wraps (as issued). Here it is - a beautiful copy of the Granta Magazine that sparked great debate with its Summer 1996 Issue. At Granta's request, eighteen established American novelists of an older generation deliberated their choice among the new. The final judging panel-including Robert Stone, Anne Tyler and Tobias Wolff-identified twenty writers of particular achievement and promise. When this issue came out - many of these names we... View more info

Home and Beyond: An Anthology of Kentucky Short Stories

By: Grubbs, Morris A. [Edited By]

Price: $55.00  $49.50

Publisher: Lexington, Kentucky, Univ Pr of Kentucky: 2001

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 5440


Kentucky has inspired a host of acclaimed short story writers over the last fifty years, and much of their work focuses on the tension between the comforts of home and the siren-like lure of the outside world. In subtle and profound ways the forty stories herein challenge and overturn accepted stereotypes about the land their authors called home, whether by birth or by choice. View more info

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My Favorite Plant

By: Kincaid, Jamaica (Edited By)

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: NY, FSG: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4341


This copy has been SIGNED by Jamaica Kincaid on the title page. Edited by, and with a seven page introduction by Jamaica Kincaid. The passion for gardening and the passion for words come together in this inspired anthology, a collection of essays and poems on topics as diverse as beans and roses, by writers who garden and gardeners who write. View more info

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The Essential Blake

By: Kunitz, Stanley [selected by]

Price: $35.00  $31.50

Publisher: NY, MJF Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 5070


A six page introduction by Stanley Kunitz, Winner of the National Book Award for Poetry and the Pulitzer Prize. The lyrical beauty of the works included are unsurpassed. In his introduction Mr. Kunitz helps us to see the thorns Blake hid among the roses. In doing so, Kunitz passes on the energy and genius of a man possessed by a prophetic vision of the modern world. Ignored or reviled in his own time, Blake never ceased to set his "forehead against (the) foreheads... View more info

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I Know Some Things: Stories About Childhood By Contemporary Writers

By: Moore, Lorrie (Editor)

Price: $55.00  $49.50

Publisher: NY, Faber & Faber: 1992

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4586


This copy has been SIGNED by Lorrie Moore on the title page. "When writers of fiction have made the effort to explore the mottled landscape of a child's secrets and understanding, they have often created stories of ferocious poignanc," writes Lorrie Moore in her introduction to this dazzling collection of stories about childhood. View more info

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Where The Chill Came From (Cree Windigo Tales and Journeys)

By: Norman, Howard

Price: $65.00  $58.50

Publisher: San Francisco, North Point Press: 1982

Edition: Simultaneous Wraps Issue

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3784


This copy has been SIGNED by Howard Norman on the title page. This is the simultaneous wraps issue with dustjacket of the author's translation of these tales from the Northland. Mr. Norman has lived and travelled extensively in the subartic regions of Canada west of Hudson Bay, collecting and translating from Cree these thirty-one tales of confrontation with Windigos. View more info

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Northern Tales: Traditional Stories of Eskimo and Indian Peoples

By: Norman, Howard

Price: $65.00  $58.50

Publisher: NY, Pantheon: 1990

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3789


This copy has been SIGNED by Howard Norman on the title page. Gathering tales from the tribal peoples of Greenland, Canada, Russia, Alaska, and the polar region, which were told and retold through months of long winter night, "Northern Tales", reflects a rich diversity of traditions and cultures, spanning the Way-Back Time through the coming of the first white explorers. A remainder mark on the top edge accounts for the NF grading. View more info

The Paris Review Book: Of Heartbreak, Madness, Sex, Love, Betrayal, Outsiders, Intoxication, War, Whimsy, Horrors, God, Death, Dinner, Baseball, Travels, the Art of Writing

By: Paris Review

Price: $125.00  $112.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Picador USA: 2003

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5568


This is a beautiful copy that has been SIGNED by George Plimpton on the title page. For fifty years, The Paris Review has published writing and interviews from the world's most brilliant authors. Here to commemorate its golden anniversary is a breathtakingly diverse and illuminating anthology, with the greatest writers of the last half-century writing on the greatest subjects. View more info

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Cleaned The Crocodile's Teeth

By: Svoboda, Terese

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: Greenfield Center, NY, Greenfield Review Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3119


This copy SIGNED by Terese Svoboda on the title page. Nuer Song - translated by Terese Svoboda. Song is the art form most suited to the Nuer's harsh climate and semi-nomadic existence. Svoboda collected and transcribed them in the Sudan. More than just a translation of these songs, its linking narratives, which chronicles the translator's experiences and places the songs in their proper contexts. View more info

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My Soul Has Grown Deep: Classics of Early African-American Literature

By: Wideman, John Edgar [Editor]

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Running Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 4661


Award-winning author and scholar John Edgar Wideman offers his collection of the finest early African-American writing. With extensive, self-contained entries, the collection is diverse enough to represent the full range of black literary output, yet focused enough for the reader to learn about the early period of this literary tradition in detail. A massive volume encompassing some 1,270 page. View more info