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Caleb's Crossing

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Viking Penguin: 2011

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7722

ISBN: 0670021040

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Caleb's Crossing" has been beautifully SIGNED by Geraldine Brooks on the title page (she has also drawn a line through her printed name)! Here Geraldine Brooks once again takes a shard of little-known history and brings it vividly to life. In 1665, a young man from Martha's Vineyard became the first Native American graduate of Harvard College. From the few facts that survive of this extraordinary life, Brooks creates a luminous tale of passion and belief, magic and adventure. View more info

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People of the Book

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Viking Penguin: 2008

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7723

ISBN: 067001821X

Condition: Fine


This copy of "People of the Book" has been beautifully SIGNED by Geraldine Brooks (she has also drawn a line through her printed name)! From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "March" comes an intricate, ambitious novel of richly imagined history and intimate emotional intensity. "People of the Book" sweeps its readers on an intellectual adventure, from concicencia Spain to the ruins of Sarajevo, from the Silver Age of Venice to the sunburned rock faces of northern Australia. View more info

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March: A Novel

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Viking Penguin: 2005

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7725

ISBN: 0670033359

Condition: Fine


This copy of "March: A Novel" has been beautifully SIGNED by Geraldine Brooks on the title page (she has also drawn a line through her printed name)! As the North reels under a series of unexpected defeats during the dark first year of the Civil War, one man leaves behind his family to aid the Union cause. His experiences will utterly change his marriage and challenge his most ardently held beliefs. Riveting and elegant as it is meticulously researched, "March" is an extraordinary novel woven out of the lore of American history. WINNER of the Pulitzer Prize. View more info

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The Secret Chord

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Viking: 2015

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8264

ISBN: 0670025771

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Secret Chord" has been beautifully SIGNED by Geraldine Brooks on the title page! A vivid and original novel of King David, in the voice of the one man courageous enough to challenge him. "The Secret Chord" reinterprets the well-known episodes of David's life and foregrounds other, even more remarkable and emotionally intense episodes that have been largely neglected. View more info

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On Distant Ground

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Knopf: 1985

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 76

ISBN: 0394540409

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler on the title page. A vivid, compelling novel about an American soldier's desperate (and private) mission to Saigon in the final days of the Vietnam War. A Vietnam novel about an Army Officer about to be court-martialed while growing obsessed with the idea that he has fathered a child in Vietnam as well. View more info

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They Whisper

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., NY: Henry Holt [1994].: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 78

ISBN: 0805019855

Condition: Fine


This is a "Complimentary Copy to be published in January 1994" in Glossy Wraps of the Pulitzer Prize Winning author’s 6th book. The publisher misspelled the author’s name on the title page! This copy SIGNED by the author as "Robert Olen Bulter"!!! Unusual item. View more info

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They Whisper

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Huntington Beach, James Cahill [1993]: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2492

ISBN: 0805019855

Condition: Fine


Fine/Slipcase. Black leather spine and marbled boards - Limited Edition of 150 copies that has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler. This is copy "O" of 26 Lettered copies (124 Numbered Copies comprise the balance of the issue). Publishers Weekly calls this a "literary novel about the physical chemistry of sensual love." View more info

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Fair Warning

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Atlantic Monthly Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4823

ISBN: 0871138336

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler on the title page. "Perhaps my fate was sealed when I sold my three-year-old sister." And so began Amy Dicherson's lifelong fascination with the art and exhilaration of the sale. Expanded from an award-winning short story - "Fair Warning" - is the author's enthralling glimpse into the world of Nichols and Gray, a Manhattan auction house catering to the shopping pheromones of the rich and powerful. View more info

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Wabash

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1987

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4893

ISBN: 039455597X

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler on the title page. The talented author's fifth novel. Wabash is a town on the Illinois side of the Mississippi, across from St. Louis. Wabash is also the name of the steel mill which is the main industry here in the summer of 1932. This is the setting for Butler's new novel about the Coles, Deborah and Jimmy. View more info

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

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Stewart, Tabori & Chang: 1986

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4894

ISBN: 0941434796

Condition: Fine


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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The Deuce: A Novel

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 1989

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6013

ISBN: 067167093X

Condition: Near Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler on the title page. In this, his sixth novel, he turns once more to the intertwined legacies of Vietnam and America, but in the startlingly fresh voice of a young Amerasian boy, Tony Hatcher. There is a small red remainder mark on the top edge. View more info

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A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain: Stories

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Henry Holt & Co: 1992

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6014

ISBN: 0805019863

Condition: Near Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler on the title page. The author's first book of short fiction, and he offers a compelling chorus of voices that depicts another, heretofore unspoken, legacy of the Vietnam War - the experiences and memories of the many Vietnamese expatriates living in their adopted home of America. This title won both the 1993 Pulitzer Prize and the prestigious Richard and Hinda Rosenthal Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. A small remainder mark on the top edge accounts for the grading. View more info

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Tabloid Dreams: Stories

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Henry Holt & Co: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6015

ISBN: 0805031316

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler on the title page. In his first collection since the Pulitzer Prize-winning "A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain," Robert Olen Butler dazzles anew with his mastery of the short-story form and his true empathy for the denizens of the less-well-explored corners of the human condition. View more info

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Sun Dogs

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Horizon Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6016

ISBN: 0818006366

Condition: Near Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler on the title page. The author's second book - here he has chosen even more striking themes for "Sun Dogs" - probing a man's search for viable meaning in his life, for personal salvation. View more info

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Mr. Spaceman

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Grove Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6017

ISBN: 0802116604

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler on the title page. In "Mr. Spaceman" the author has created a magical and humorous contemporary fable that captures the state of humanity at the cusp of a new millenium - as seen through the uniquely sensitive perspective of an emphatic extraterrestrial. View more info

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They Whisper: A Novel

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Henry Holt & Co: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6018

ISBN: 0805019855

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler on the title page. This may be the sexiest book you've ever read. It is also, at turns, among the funniest and most harrowing and the most moving and the most lyrically beautiful of books. And it is also a book of uncompromising artistic integrity. "They Whisper" is an astonishingly rare thing in this sex-conscious age: a serious work of literary art that directly and unflinchingly addresses the subjecy of modern heterosexuality. View more info

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They Whisper

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Huntington Beach, James Cahill [1993]: 1994

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6019

ISBN: 0805019855

Condition: Fine


Fine/Slipcase. Blue leather spine and marbled boards - Limited Edition of 150 copies that has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler. This is copy "95" of 124 Numbered copies (26 Lettered Copies comprise the balance of the issue). Publishers Weekly calls this a "literary novel about the physical chemistry of sensual love." View more info

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The Alleys of Eden

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Horizon Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6020

ISBN: 0818006315

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler on the title page. His debut. The "Eden" in this book is a room. The man and the woman in the room have lived in it for almost five years, in love, and in a secrecy forced upon them by a dangerous past: Clifford Wilkes is a deserter, in fact the last American Army deserter left in Saigon; Lanh is an extraordinary woman whose love is enabling her slowly to heal from the bitter life of prostitution to which she had been degraded by foreign troops. View more info

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Countrymen of Bones

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Horizon Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6021

ISBN: 0818006390

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler on the title page. A beautiful copy. Ten miles apart, in a New Mexican desert, unknown to each other, two scientists are involved in secret work - one engaged in unearthing the past, the other in shattering the present. View more info

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The Deep Green Sea: A Novel

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Henry Holt & Co: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6022

ISBN: 0805031308

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler on the title page. In "The Deep Green Sea", Robert Olen Butler has created a memorable and incandescent love story between a contemporary Vietnamese woman orphaned in 1975, when Saigon finally fell to the Communists, and a Vietnam veteren who returns from America to a once war-torn land, seeking closure and a measure of peace. View more info

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The Alleys of Eden

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Horizon Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 6128

ISBN: 0818006315

Condition: Fine


His debut. The "Eden" in this book is a room. The man and the woman in the room have lived in it for almost five years, in love, and in a secrecy forced upon them by a dangerous past: Clifford Wilkes is a deserter, in fact the last American Army deserter left in Saigon; Lanh is an extraordinary woman whose love is enabling her slowly to heal from the bitter life of prostitution to which she had been degraded by foreign troops. View more info

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A Model World and Other Stories

By: Chabon, Michael

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, UK, Hodder & Staughton: 1991

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1136

ISBN: 0340546085

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Michael Chabon on the title page. This is the 1st UK Edition of the author's second book - a collection of wonderfully diverse stories. His first novel - The Mysteries of Pittsburgh received widespread critical acclaim. Written with sly comedy and touching pathos, Chabon's stories explore the shifting territory where the bizarre and the ordinary, the alien and the familiar, meet and mingle, to provide a sparkling confirmation of a wonderfully rich and original talent. View more info

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A Model World and Other Stories

By: Chabon, Michael

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, NY, William Morrow & Co.: 1991

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5817

ISBN: 0688095534

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Michael Chabon on the title page! This copy is the second state with blue/lavender endpapers. While they are wonderfully diverse and unexpected, these stories share a wry sense of whimsy, an intellectual depth, and the glittering language that has become Chabon's hallmark. They show us people who attempt to create and inhabit their own model worlds, only to watch them collapse in the face of the real world. The author's first novel - "The Mysteries of Pittsburgh" received widespread critical acclaim. View more info

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Wonder Boys

By: Chabon, Michael

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, UK, Fourth Estate: 1995

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 6240

ISBN: 1857023153

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Michael Chabon on the title page! The first UK Edition of the author's second novel - Publisher's Weekly called it "Impeccably constructed.[with] elegant prose, breathtaking imagery and wickedly on-target dialogue.the pace of this vastly entertaini ng novel never abates for a second.this is a feast for lovers of writing and books." View more info

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The Mysteries of Pittsburgh

By: Chabon, Michael

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, NY, William Morrow: 1988

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6241

ISBN: 0688076327

Condition: Fine


This Special Advance Reading Copy has been SIGNED by Michael Chabon on the title page! . The talented author's first book - a novel that captures the precarious beginnings of adulthood. The New York Times Book Review commented about this book that Chabon "is a writer clearly in love with language and literature." Comic, poignant, and exhilarating, "The Mysteries of Pittsburgh" perfectly captures the precarious beginnings of adulthood. A crease running down the spine accounts for the grading - otherwise it is a beautiful copy with an early signature only on the title page. View more info

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The Mysteries of Pittsburgh

By: Chabon, Michael

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, NY, William Morrow: 1988

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6701

ISBN: 0688076327

Condition: Fine


This copy has been boldly SIGNED by Michael Chabon on the title page from his appearance at the Free Library of Philadelphia on December 8, 2016! The talented author's first book - a novel that captures the precarious beginnings of adulthood. The New York Times Book Review commented about this book that Chabon "is a writer clearly in love with language and literature." Comic, poignant, and exhilarating, "The Mysteries of Pittsburgh" perfectly captures the precarious beginnings of adulthood. View more info

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A Model World and Other Stories

By: Chabon, Michael

Price: $135.00

Publisher: New York, NY, William Morrow & Co.: 1991

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6741

ISBN: 0688095534

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Michael Chabon on the title page! This copy is the first state with the white endpapers. While they are wonderfully diverse and unexpected, these stories share a wry sense of whimsy, an intellectual depth, and the glittering language that has become Chabon's hallmark. They show us people who attempt to create and inhabit their own model worlds, only to watch them collapse in the face of the real world. The author's first novel - "The Mysteries of Pittsburgh" received widespread critical acclaim. View more info

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The Yiddish Policemen's Union

By: Chabon, Michael

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Harper Collins: 2007

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8159

ISBN: 0007149824

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Yiddish Policemen's Union" has been boldly SIGNED by Michael Chabon on the title page from his appearance at the Free Library of Philadelphia on December 8, 2016! From the Pulitzar Prize Winning author. At once a gripping whodunit, a love story, an homage to 1940s noir, and an exploration of the mysteries of exile and redemption, "The Yiddish Policemen's Union" is a novel only Michael Chabon could have written. View more info

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Gentlemen of the Road

By: Chabon, Michael

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Ballantine Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8160

ISBN: 0345501748

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Gentlemen of the Road" has been boldly SIGNED by Michael Chabon from his appearance at the Free Library of Philadelphia on December 8, 2016! In the Pulitzer Prize Winning author's "Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay" sprang from an early passion for the derring-do and larger-than-life heroes of classic comic books. Now, once more mining the rich past, Chabon summons the rollicking spirit of legendary adventures - from "The Arabian Nights" to Aleandre Dumas to Fritz Leiber's Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser stories - in a wonderful new novel brimming with bre... View more info

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Telegraph Avenue

By: Chabon, Michael

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Harper Collins: 2012

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8161

ISBN: 0061493341

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Telegraph Avenue" has been boldly SIGNED by Michael Chabon on the title page from his appearance at the Free Library of Philadelphia on December 8, 2016! An intimate epic, a NorCal "Middlemarch" set to the funky beat of classic vinyl soul-jazz and pulsing with a virtuosic, pyrotechnical style all its own, "Telegraph Avenue" is the great American novel we've been waiting for. Generous, imaginative, funny, moving, thrilling, humane, triumphant. View more info