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The Tattooed Girl: A Novel

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Ecco [Harper Collins]: 2003

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8110

ISBN: 0060531061

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Tattooed Girl" has been SIGNED by Joyce Carol Oates on the title page! With her masterful balance of dark suspense and surprising tenderness, Joyce Carol Oates probes the contemporary tragedy of ethnic hatred and challenges our accepted limits of desire, "The Tattooed Girl" may be her most controversial novel. View more info

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The Perfectionist and Other Plays

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $45.00  $40.50

Publisher: Hopewell, NJ, Ecco Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7761

ISBN: 0880014008

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Perfectionist" has been SIGNED "J C Oates" on the title page! This intriguing collection consists of two full-length plays, "The Perfectionist" and "Black," and nine one-act plays, many of which have been performed in major U.S. and European cities. Joyce Carol Oates is most popularly known for her novels and short stories, but in these plays she demonstrates her versatility and mastery of yet another form. View more info

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Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?: Selected Early Stories

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $185.00  $166.50

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Ontario Review Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7760

ISBN: 0865380775

Condition: Fine


This beautiful copy of "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?" has been SIGNED by Joyce Carol Oates on the title page. A relatively scarce volume - especially in this condition. The sixties and seventies witnessed the emergence of Joyce Carol Oates as one of America's foremost writers of the short story. The original collections of her early work being long out of print, "Where Are You Going..." will make accessible again her best early stories. View more info

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Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $50.00  $45.00

Publisher: New York, NY, E P Dutton: 1993

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7759

ISBN: 0525936327

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang" has been SIGNED by Joyce Carol Oates on the title page! At once brutal and lyrical, this is a careening joyride of a novel - charged with outlaw energy and lit by intense emotion. The story moves over the years from the first eruption of adolescent anger at sexual abuse to a shared life financed by luring predatory men into traps baited with sex. View more info

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Where Is Here?

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: Hopewell, NJ, Ecco Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7758

ISBN: 0880012838

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Where Is Here" has been SIGNED by Joyce Carol Oates on the title page! In dramatic, tightly focused narratives charged with tension, menace, and the shock of the unexpected, "Where Is Here?" examines a world in which ordinary life is electrified by the potential for sudden change. Domestic violence, fear of abandonment and betrayal, and the obsession with loss shadow the characters that inhabit these startling, intriguing stories. View more info

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First Love

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $50.00  $45.00

Publisher: Hopewell, NJ, Ecco Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7757

ISBN: 0880014571

Condition: Fine


This copy of "First Love" has been SIGNED by Joyce Carol Oates on the title page! A moody sense of foreboding grips the reader from page one as religion, whispers of dark family secrets, violations of trust and virginity, bad blood, and a hint of incest all haunt the landscape of this startling tale of farming loyalties, psychological manipulation, and the tangled strands of love and fear in the mind of a young girl groping for her way in one fractured American ... View more info

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Blonde

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $75.00  $67.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Ecco Press: Harper Collins: 2000

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7755

ISBN: 0060196076

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Blonde" has been SIGNED by Joyce Carol Oates on the title page! A Finalist for the 2000 National Book Award for Fiction. A reimagining of the inner, poetic, and spiritual life of Norma Jeane Baker [Marilyn Monroe] - the child, the woman, the fated celebrity. Drawing on biographical and historical sources, Joyce Carol Oates evokes the distinct consciousness of the woman and the unsparing reflection of the myth. View more info

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George Bellows: American Artist (Writers on Art)

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $55.00  $49.50

Publisher: Hopewell, NJ, Ecco Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7753

ISBN: 0880014377

Condition: Fine


This copy of "George Bellows: American Artist" has been SIGNED by Joyce Carol Oates on the title page! She explores his life and work from the perspective of a writer and admirer. Examining Bellows' art within his historical and cultural contexts, Oates sheds new light on his technical versatility and voracious imagination. Bringing her own distinctive vision to bear on Bellows' extraordinary oeuvre, Joyce Carol Oates has written an insightful and necessary stud... View more info

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Hazards of Time Travel

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $75.00  $67.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Eccc/Harper Collins: 2018

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8866

ISBN: 0062319590

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Hazards of Time Travel" has been SIGNED by Joyce Carol Oates on the title page! An ingenious, dystopian novel of one young woman’s resistance against the constraints of an oppressive society, from the inventive imagination of Joyce Carol Oates. "Time travel" and its hazards are made literal in this astonishing new novel in which a recklessly idealistic girl dares to test the perimeters of her tightly controlled (future) world and is punished by being sent... View more info

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Conversations With Joyce Carol Oates

By: Oates, Joyce Carol [Milazzo, Lee , Ed.]

Price: $145.00  $130.50

Publisher: Jackson, Mississippi, University Press of Mississippi: 1990

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: SIGNED By Subject

Seller ID: 6362

ISBN: 0878054111

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Joyce Carol Oates on the title page! A collection of virtually every interview she has granted. It reveals this acclaimed writer's deep commitment to the restorative power of literature. In these twenty-five interviews ranging from early in Oate's career to the present she talks candidly about her purposes, her concepts of literature, and her methods of writing. These interviews, spanning nineteen years, reveal a vivid portrait of Joyce Carol... View more info