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The Art of Hunger: Essays, Prefaces, Interviews

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $95.00  $85.50

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Sun & Moon Press: 1992

Edition: First Thus/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8534

ISBN: 1557130566

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Art of Hunger" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! A letter from the Publisher laid-in stating that this was a pre-publication copy for review. In essays and interviews with literary figures, this new collection of essays represents a startling examination of writing at the edge of possibility, the pursuit of the sayable from within the heart of silence. By calling for an art of risk, an art that voluntarily courts its own failure, Auster's book undermines our accepted notions about literature, and with remarkable lucidity, leads us to a better understa... View more info

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Mr. Vertigo

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $85.00  $76.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Viking Penguin: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8533

ISBN: 0670852090

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Mr. Vertigo" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! In "Mr. Vertigo" Paul Auster introduces a quint5essentially American hero who, early in his life, masters the art of the unimaginable, and then must live out his days long after the magic has been lost and forgotten. This is an extraordinary, exuberant novel that captures the aspirations and excesses of a country ready to soar. View more info

In the Country of Last Things

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $75.00  $67.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Viking Penguin: 1987

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8532

ISBN: 0670814458

Condition: Fine


This copy of "In The Country of Last Things" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! A haunting picture of a devasted world that may become our very own. This is a spare, powerful, and intensely visionary novel that deals with with the bare-bones conditions of survival - what we must have, what we can live without - in a hallucinatory but concretely rendered world in the last stages of breakdown. View more info

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Hand To Mouth (A Chronicle of Early Failure)

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $65.00  $58.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1997

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8531

ISBN: 0805054065

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Hand To Mouth" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! The story of a young man’s struggle to stay afloat. By turns poignant and comic, Paul Auster’s memoir is essentially an autobiographical essay about money - and what it means no to have it. From one odd job to the next, from one failed scheme to another, Auster investigates his own stubborn compulsion to make art, and describes his ingenious, often farfetched attempts to survive on next to nothing. View more info

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The Brooklyn Follies: A Novel

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $45.00  $40.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Henry Holt and Company: 2005

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8530

ISBN: 0805077146

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Brooklyn Follies" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! With "The Brooklyn Follies," the always astonishing Paul Auster has written what is undoubtedly his warmest, most exuberant novel, a moving, unforgettable hymn to the glories and mysteries of ordinary human life. View more info

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Oracle Night

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $55.00  $49.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Henry Holt and Company: 2003

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8529

ISBN: 0805073205

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Oracle Night" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! Paul Auster's mesmerizing eleventh novel reads like an old-fashioned ghost story. But there are no ghosts in this book - only flesh-and-blood human beings, wandering through the haunted realms of everyday life. At once a meditation on the nature of time and a journey through the labyrinth of one man's imagination, "Oracle Night" is a narrative tour de force that confirms Auster's reputation as one of the boldest, most original writers at work in America today. View more info

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Report from the Interior

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $85.00  $76.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Henry Holt and Company: 2013

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8528

ISBN: 0805098577

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Report from the Interior" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! Here he remembers his development from within, through the encounters of his interior self with the outer world. From his baby's-eye view of the man in the moon to his dawning awareness of the injustices in American life, Auster charts his intellectual, political, and moral journey as he inches his way toward adulthood from the postwar fifties and into the turbulent 1960s. He then recapitulates that journey through an album of pictures, answering the challenge of autobiography in ways rarely, if ... View more info

Collected Poems

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $75.00  $67.50

Publisher: Woodstock, NY, The Overlook Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8527

ISBN: 1585674044

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Collected Poems" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! Paul Auster's penetrating and charged verse resembles little else in recent American poetry. Taut, densely lyrical, and everywhere informed by a powerful and subtle music. An introduction by Norman Finkelstein connects biographical elements to a consideration of the work and takes in Auster's early literary and philosophical influences. View more info

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Auggie Wren's Christmas Story

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $50.00  $45.00

Publisher: London, UK, Faber & Faber: 2009

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing [Thus]

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8526

ISBN: 0571249779

Condition: Fine


This is a beautiful copy of a Paul Auster story that was originally published on the New York Times Op Ed page, 25 December 1990 that has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! This later became the basis for the film "Smoke." Paul Auster's classic Christmas fable finds new life in this beautifully illustrated edition. View more info

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Why Write?

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $95.00  $85.50

Publisher: Providence, RI, Burning Deck Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8525

ISBN: 1886224153

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Why Write" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! One of only 450 cloth hardback copies. A collection of essays. Haunting and humorous by turns, vignettes of the young Paul Auster's experiences reveal the matrix of his impulse to write. They propose a view of art that is inseparable from the writer's life, an "art of hunger," of need. The later essays show the mature Auster as part of a larger family, a community of writers, with its own pleasures and responsibilities. View more info

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4 3 2 1

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $225.00  $202.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Henry Holt and Company: 2017

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8524

ISBN: 1627794468

Condition: Fine


This copy of "4 3 2 1" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! His first novel in seven years. A sweeping story of birthright and possibility, of love and the fullness of life itself. A Finalist for the 2017 MAN Booker Prize. As inventive and dexterously constructed as anything Paul Auster has ever written, "4 3 2 1" is an unforgettable tour de force, the crowning work of this masterful writer's extraordinary career. View more info

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Man in the Dark

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $45.00  $40.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Henry Holt & Co: 2008

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6155

ISBN: 0805088393

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Man in the Dark" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! Passionate and shocking, "Man in the Dark" is a novel of our moment, a book that forces us to confront the blackness of night even as it celebrates the existence of ordinary joys in a world capable of the most grotesque violence. View more info

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Facing The Music

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $145.00  $130.50

Publisher: Barrytown, New York, Station Hill Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3600

Condition: Fine


This is one of the 957 unsigned copies (as issued) that has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page. Early perfectbound book of poetry from this highly regarded author/poet. Published in an edition limited to 1,000 copies 43 of which are signed and numbered by the author. A beautiful copy of an early item. View more info

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The Music of Chance

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $65.00  $58.50

Publisher: London, UK, Faber & Faber: 1991

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4738

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! Nashe is a fireman, a good father, living in Boston, but when he comes into an inheritance he decides to pursue a 'life of freedom'. This story is a strange, haunting parable by a writer of extraordinary imagination and power. View more info

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The Red Notebook

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $75.00  $67.50

Publisher: New York, New York, New Directions: 2002

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5451

ISBN: 0811214982

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Red Notebook" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! A Paperback original (5"x7"). In "The Red Notebook," Auster again explores events from the real world - large and small, tragic and comic - that reveal the unpredictable, shifting nature of human experience. A collection of stories from this highly acclaimed author. Kirkus Reviews has called him "Our pre-eminent novelist of ideas." View more info

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The Book of Illusions

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $45.00  $40.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Henry Holt and Company: 2002

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3821

ISBN: 0805054081

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Book of Illusions" has been SIGNED by Paul Auster on the title page! Written with breathtaking urgency and precision, this stunning novel plunges the reader into a universe in which the comic and the tragic, the real and the imagined, the violent and the tender dissolve into one another. With "The Book of Illusions," one of America's most powerful and original writers has written his richest, most emotionally charged work yet. View more info