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Designs of the Night Sky

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, Univ of Nebraska Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 6933

ISBN: 0803221908

Condition: Fine


"Designs of the Night Sky" moves between the turbulent history of a tribe and the experiences of the survivors of that history still caught in turmoil. Rolling from past to present and present to past, Diane Glancy's story provokes and illumines while it invites us to reconsider the form and effect of Native American stories in today's world. View more info

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The West Pole

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota, University of Minnesota Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5828

ISBN: 0816628947

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diane Glancy on the title page. A groundbreaking work of nonfiction. "The West Pole" is a book about storymaking; in it, Glancy explores the ways the structure of Native American storytelling reflects and shapes her own sense of identity. Through words, she creates and recreates herself, the world, the traditions of the Cherokee people from whom she is descended. View more info

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Firesticks: A Collection of Stories

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5829

ISBN: 0806124903

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diane Glancy on the title page. Incorporating elements of fiction, nonfiction, drama and poetry, Diane Glancy's stories are lyrical yet down to earth, often tough and gritty. Experimental, sometimes surreal in form, they nevertheless concern people who are very real - a color-blind young boy who watches planes in flight and imagines color. View more info

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The Only Piece of Furniture in the House: A Novel

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Kingston, Rhode Island, Moyer Bell Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5830

ISBN: 1559211830

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diane Glancy on the title page. "My father, Wood Hume, worked for the railroad. We followed him from town to town, through Texas and Louisiana in the tomato-red sun that sank into the plains. I learned to read on highway signs." So begins the beautifully told story of Rachel and her itinerant Southern family. In "The Only Piece of Furniture in the House," Diane Glancy captures the language of the rural south in the tradition of William Faulkner and Flannery O'Connor. View more info

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The Voice That Was in Travel: Stories

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ of Oklahoma Pr: 1999

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5831

ISBN: 0806131578

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diane Glancy on the title page. In twenty stories that range in length from one-page vignettes to novellas, Glancy creates characters who are quirly and uneasy but who nevertheless are comcoled by Christianity. Using a terse, highly original style, Glancy reveals striking insights into contemporary American Indian life. At the same time, her stories reflect the universal contemporary theme of rapid, jarring change - the uneasy sense that we are all strangers in a foreign land. View more info

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A Primer of the Obsolete

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, Chax Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5832

Condition: Fine


This is a nicely produced handsewn binding chapbook that has been SIGNED by Diane Glancy on the title page. The linoleum block print by Cynthia Miller, on the front cover, was printed by hand on the Vandercook press at Chax Press. View more info

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Coyote's Quodlibet

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, Chax Press: 2000

Edition: Second Edition, Revised 2000

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5833

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diane Glancy on the title page. Another beautiful production from Chax Press. This small hand-sewn chapbook is the revised second edition of the original 1995 edition. View more info

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Monkey Secret

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Northwestern Univ Pr: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5834

ISBN: 0810150166

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diane Glancy on the title page. This volume collects three short stories and a powerful novella by the Cherokee-German-English poet and prose writer Diane Glancy. Her tales of Native American life explore the essential American territory, the border-between: between past and present, between native and immigrant cultures, between self and society. View more info

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Flutie: A Novel

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Kingston, Rhode Island, Moyer Bell Ltd: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5835

ISBN: 1559212128

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diane Glancy on the title page. Flutie lives on the edge of an enormous quiet that she wants to transcend. Her family's life on a dirt road in Western Oklahoma, her father's job repairing old cars and tractors belonging to impoverished hay farmers, her brother's betrayal, and her mother's indifference are all parts of a story Flutie wants to tell if she can find the words. View more info

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Claiming Breath

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5836

ISBN: 0803221401

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diane Glancy on the title page. Like poets of legend, Diane Glancy has spent much of her life on the road. For years she supported her family by driving throughout Oklahoma and Arkansas teaching poetry in the schools. "Claiming Breath," winner of the first North American Indian Prose Award, is the diary of one year, from December to December. View more info

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Lone Dog's Winter Count

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A., West End Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5837

ISBN: 0931122643

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diane Glancy on the title page. Lone Dog recorded his calendar on buffalo hide for the Dakota Nation, each pictograph signifying an outstanding event from 1800 through 1871. In her fourth collection of poems, Diane Glancy uses this idea of commemoration. With contemporary pictographs in the form of poems, she depicts events, using time not in chronological order, but as a vehicle for voices in the flow of past and present. Sometimes she uses her own voice, sometimes the overlay of others in the search for clarification and direction. View more info

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Pushing the Bear : A Novel of the Trail of Tears

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Harcourt: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5838

ISBN: 0151002258

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diane Glancy on the title page. In 1838, thirteen thousand Cherokee - force off their lands in North Carolina, Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee - walked nine hundred miles through four winter months on what is known as the Trail of Tears. Acclaimed author Diane Glancy has given this tragic history flesh and blood through the wrenching story of a young woman and her family. View more info

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The Cold-And-Hunger Dance

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, Univ of Nebraska Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6463

ISBN: 0803221738

Condition: Fine


This copy of the Uncorrected Page Proofs has been SIGNED by Diane Glany on the title page! A collection of essays with photographs.This is an imaginative and honest account of journeys to and from the margins of memory, everyday life, and different cultural worlds. View more info

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The Cold-And-Hunger Dance

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, Univ of Nebraska Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6464

ISBN: 0803221738

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diane Glany on the title page! A collection of essays with photographs.This is an imaginative and honest account of journeys to and from the margins of memory, everyday life, and different cultural worlds. View more info

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Trigger Dance

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A., Fc2/Black Ice Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6465

ISBN: 0932511368

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diane Glancy on the title page! This is the simultaneously issued trade paperback edition. In "Trigger Dance", her first collection of stories, Diane Glancy takes us to uneasy places where both the environment and the characters are at risk, where even the animals grieve. Winner of the 1990 Nilon Award. View more info

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Iron Woman

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Saint Paul, Minnesota, U.S.A., New Rivers Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6466

ISBN: 0898231280

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diame Glancy on the title page! "Iron Woman" was chosen for the Writer's Voice as the 1988 Capricorn Poetry Prize winner by Nicholas Christopher who comments: "In these fine poems, Diane Glancy's voice is strong and her images are sharp and true. But it's the myriad stories within these poems that carry us so far, to all the places - spiritual and otherwise - that the poet has recreated for us from her hard-won experience." Issue in a first edition of only 1200 copies. View more info

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One Age in a Dream: Poems

By: Glancy, Diane

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Milkweed Editions: 1986

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6467

ISBN: 0915943204

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Diane Glancy on the title page! "One Age in a Dream" is Diane Glancy's second full length book of poetry. She is also the author of several chapbooks. View more info