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Smoke Signals

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Hyperion: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2513

ISBN: 0786883928

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Sherman Alexie on the title page. This is the screenplay by Alexie which won the Audience Award and the Filmaker's Trophy at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival. Based on stories from The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven. View more info

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Affliction

By: Banks, Russell

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1989

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1183

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Russell Banks on the title page. As Elmore Leonard says: "It begins, 'This is the story of my brother's strange criminal behavior.' and will not let go of you, I swear, until you turn the last page." The story of Wade Whitehouse, like its subject, male violence, is a commonplace one. Because he is a part-time policeman his sudden rampage might make its way onto the back page of a newspaper: a brief, cryptic flare of sensationalism against the gray background of a New Hampshire mill town. But in Russell Banks's hamds Wade Whitehouse becomes as memorable and ... View more info

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About Schmidt

By: Begley, Louis

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf Inc: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6836

ISBN: 0679450335

Condition: Near Fine +


Released as a major motion picture starring Jack Nicholson. This is a copy of the Uncorrected Proof (in plain blue wraps) that has been SIGNED by Louis Begley on the title page! Publishers Weekly said of it "This powerful story of a man's fall from grace.is another study in self-deception that confirms Begley's reputation as a masterful literary novelist." Small sticker shadow and staple marks where card had been attached account for the grading. View more info

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Midnight In The Garden of Good And Evil

By: Berendt, John

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1994

Edition: First Edition/Later Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4645

ISBN: 0679429220

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED on the front free endpaper by John Berendt. This is a beautiful copy of a later printing of what has become one of the most reprinted books of modern literature. Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty, early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? From the dustjacket "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: A Savannah Story is a sublime and seductive reading experience. Brilliantly conceived and masterfully written, this enormously engaging portrait of a most beguiling southern city is certain to remain a modern classic.&... View more info

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Midnight In The Garden of Good And Evil

By: Berendt, John

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6799

ISBN: 0679429220

Condition: Good


This Advance Reader's Edition has been SIGNED on the title page by John Berendt. The misspelling of "fmr" for "for" on pages 11 and 214 not present in this ARC. This is a rather worn advance copy of what has become one of the most reprinted books of modern literature. Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty, early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? From the dustjacket "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: A Savannah Story is a sublime and seductive reading experience. Brilliantly conceived and masterfully written, this enorm... View more info

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The Road To Wellville

By: Boyle, T. Coraghessan

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1993

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 789

ISBN: 0670843342

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by T. Coraghessan Boyle on the title page. This is the first trade printing. Set in the year 1907, in the boom town of Battle Creek, Michigan, which is attracting a formidable array of visitors. This novel overflows with a Dickensian cast of characters led by Will Lightboy. View more info

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Big Bad Love

By: Brown, Larry

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1990

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3631

ISBN: 0945575467

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Larry Brown on the title page! His third book - a collection of ten new stories. Dustjacket praise by Pat Conroy stating "Larry Brown writes like a force of nature. Everything he writes seems lived-in, authentic, and on the money. These new stories possess the power of his extraordinary "Dirty Work". View more info

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The Weekend

By: Cameron, Peter

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8553

ISBN: 0374287392

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Weekend" has been SIGNED by Peter Cameron on the title page! Three friends gather for a midsummer weekend in a country house in upstate New York on the anniversary of the death of a man related to them all by ties of blood or love, but their sojourn is interrupted by the arrival of two outsiders. A film version of "The Weekend," written and directed by Brian Skeet and starring Gena Rowlands and Brooke Shields. was released in 2000. View more info

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The Making of Life of Pi: a Film a Journey

By: Castelli, Jean-Christophe [Foreward By Yann Martel] [Introduction By Ang Lee]

Price: $300.00

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

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed By Author and Director

Seller ID: 8827

ISBN: 0062114131

Condition: Fine


This beautiful copy of "The Making of the Life of Pi" has been SIGNED by Yann Martel on the title page and by the film's Director - Ang Lee on the half title page! "The Making of Life of Pi" reveals the behind-the-scenes secrets, techniques, and over-the-top artistry that Academy Award-winning director Ang Lee employed to bring his vision of Yann Martel's international bestseller to cinematic life in 3-D. Includes a Foreward by Yann Martell and an introduction by Ang Lee. A must-have for lovers of the film and novel alike! View more info

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Blood Work

By: Connelly, Michael

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Orion: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4171

ISBN: 0752812122

Condition: Fine


This copy of the true 1st edition-issued in the UK has been SIGNED by Michael Connelly on the title page. Thanks to a heart transplant, former FBI agent Terry McCaleb is enjoying a quiet retirement, renovating the fishing boat he lives on in Los Angeles harbour. His calm seas turn choppy when he is visited by a beautiful woman from whom he learns that the heart beating in his chest belonged to her sister, who was not killed in an accident - as he’d been told - but was murdered. The investigation he is told has gone cold. Will he take it up? View more info

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A Home At The End of the World

By: Cunningham, Michael

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, FSG: 1990

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4969

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Michael Cunningham on the title page. A book that was well received and critically acclaimed. This is the author's second book - "Golden States", published in 1984, was his first. A powerful and original novel, Michael Cunningham tests received notions of family, home, and community, to probe the mysteries of our fundamental loyalties. A story of three individuals and how they develop a new lifestyle. Michael Cunningham also wrote the screenplay for a movie version of this title. View more info

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The Hours

By: Cunningham, Michael

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8350

ISBN: 0374172897

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Hours" has been SIGNED by Michael Cunningham on the title page! Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Literature and also the PEN/Faulkner Award. $22.00 first state dust jacket price. The author's reputation has continued to grow with each succeeding work. The novel opens with an evocation of Woolf’s last days before her suicide in 1941, and moves to the stories of two modern American women who are trying to make rewarding lives for themselves in spite of the demands of friends, lovers, and family. The movie version of "The Hours" starring Meryl Streep, Nicole ... View more info

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The Hours

By: Cunningham, Michael

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1998

Edition: First Edition/Later Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8716

ISBN: 0374172897

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Hours" has been SIGNED by Michael Cunningham on the title page! Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Literature and also the PEN/Faulkner Award. While not a first printing (it is a ninth printing) it is a beautiful copy. The author's reputation has continued to grow with each succeeding work. The novel opens with an evocation of Woolf’s last days before her suicide in 1941, and moves to the stories of two modern American women who are trying to make rewarding lives for themselves in spite of the demands of friends, lovers, and family. The movie version of "The Hours" starrin... View more info

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In Custody

By: Desai, Anita

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1984

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5118

ISBN: 0060390387

Condition: Fine


This copy has been neatly SIGNED by Anita Desai on the title page. "In Custody" according to The Times (London) "is a wonderfully sensuous Song of Experience: life grating against art; friendships and intellectual riches tarnishing under the wretched indignities of poverty." Short-listed for Britain's celebrated Booker Prize it was also made into a film by Merchant Ivory Productions in 1983. 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

Publisher: New York, NY, North Point Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed By Contributors

Seller ID: 6543

ISBN: 086547530X

Condition: Fine


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

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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 [Includes an Annie Proulx Story from "Close Range"]

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, NY, North Point Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed By Contributor

Seller ID: 5431

ISBN: 086547530X

Condition: Fine


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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The Last Ride

By: Eidson, Tom

Price: $55.00

Publisher: NY, Putnam: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 5441

Condition: Fine


The author's strong follow-up to his Award Winning first novel - "St. Agnes' Stand". An uncompromising story of forgiveness and redemption in the dwindling days of the old West. Basis for the film "The Missing" starring Tommy Lee Jones and Kate Blanchett (Directed by Ron Howard) that was released in November 2003. View more info

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The Horse Whisperer

By: Evans, Nicholas

Price: $110.00

Publisher: NY, Delacorte Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 149

ISBN: 0385315236

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Nicholas Evans on the title page! This is an Advance Reading Copy with the wraparound band proclaiming "Believe" intact. The basis of the highly successful Robert Redford film. View more info

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The Horse Whisperer

By: Evans, Nicholas

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Delacorte Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 150

ISBN: 0385315236

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Nicholas Evans on the title page! .An Advance Reading Copy w/o the wraparound band. The basis of the highly successful Robert Redford film. View more info

Bridget Jones's Diary

By: Fielding, Helen

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1996

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 1484

Condition: Fine


A number one bestseller in England for over six months - it became a high profile item in the U.S. as well. The story charts a devastatingly self-aware, hilarious year in the life of a thirty-something Singleton. View more info

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Cold Mountain

By: Frazier, Charles

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Sceptre: 1997

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 170

ISBN: 034068058X

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Charles Frazier on the title page. The true first UK Printing of the National Book Award Winner, this PBO preceded the hardcover done several months later. Based on local history and family stories passed down by the author’s great-great grandfather, Cold Mountain is the tale of a wounded soldier, Inman, who walks away from the ravages of war and back home to his prewar sweetheart, Ada. View more info

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Cold Mountain

By: Frazier, Charles

Price: $325.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6416

ISBN: 0871136791

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Cold Mountain" has been SIGNED by Charles Frazier on the title page! Winner of the National Book Award for 1997. Based on local history and family stories passed down by the author's great-great grandfather, Cold Mountain is the tale of a wounded soldier, Inman, who walks away from the ravages of war and back home to his prewar sweetheart, Ada. This is the "true" first edition with the correct number line, the John Berendt "blurb" on the front cover and the "man-woman" misprint. A small first printing of 25,000 copies that eventually sold over a m... View more info

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Cold Mountain

By: Frazier, Charles

Price: $450.00

Publisher: New York, New York,, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1997

Edition: First Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6417

ISBN: 0871137100

Condition: Fine


This is a beautiful copy of the limited edition of Cold Mountain that had been specially printed and bound. These books were SIGNED by the author and numbered 1 to 500. This being copy No. 149. This special edition was distributed by the publisher to booksellers across the country in appreciation for the extraordinary hand-selling effort that made "Cold Mountain" into a tremendous literary (and commercial) success. View more info

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The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys

By: Fuhrman, Chris

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Athens, University of Georgia Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 8174

ISBN: 0820316326

Condition: Fine


Young author's only book - he died of cancer prior to the publication of the book. Passages out of childhood - this work has taken on the aura of a cult classic. Dustjacket praise by Peter Matthiessen stating "a lively, intelligent, and very funny book by a very serious and talented young writer". A small first printing of around 3,000 copies. Movie starring Jodie Foster and Vincent D'Onofrio. View more info

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Wild at Heart: The Story of Sailor and Lula

By: Gifford, Barry

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Grove Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6095

ISBN: 0802111815

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Barry Gifford on the title page! Tender, funny, often bizarre, "Wild at Heart" is about strangers who meet on the common ground of their humanity, confronting us with the beauty of life's most ordinary details and the tragedy in a day's decisions. Exquisitely and precisely told, this story of a fevered dash toward a thin, elusive ray of hope brings us face to face with a world that, as Lulu says, is "weird on top and wild at heart." Basis for the film version by David Lynch featuring Nicholas Cage and Laura Dern. View more info

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Bee Season

By: Goldberg, Myla

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 2000

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5580

ISBN: 0385498799

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Myla Goldberg on the half-title page. Named to the B&N Discover Program this fresh voice has been receiving high critical acclaim. Dustjacket praise by Jane Hamilton who calls "Bee Season a profound delight, an amazement, a beauty, and is, I hope, a book of the longest of seasons." Dustjacket condition is "Fine" - designed to look stressed. View more info

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Bee Season

By: Goldberg, Myla

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 2000

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5582

ISBN: 0385498799

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Myla Goldberg on the half-title page. This is an Advance Reading Copy in wrappers. Named to the B&N Discover Program this fresh voice has been receiving high critical acclaim. Dustjacket praise by Jane Hamilton who calls "Bee Season a profound delight, an amazement, a beauty, and is, I hope, a book of the longest of seasons." Cover condition is "Fine" - designed to look stressed. View more info

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The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

By: Grann, David

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Doubleday: 2009

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8400

ISBN: 0385513534

Condition: Fine


This beautiful copy of "The Lost City of Z" has been SIGNED (in white ink) by David Grann on the full-facing title page! From the author's appearance at the Morristown Festival of Books on October 14, 2017. A grand mystery reaching back centuries. A sensational disappearance that made headlines round the world. A quest for truth that leads to death, madness, or disappearance for those who seek to solve it. "The Lost City of Z" is a blockbuster adventure narrative about what lies beneath the impenetrable jungle canopy of the Amazon. Well reviewed film directed by James Gray re... View more info

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The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

By: Grann, David

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Doubleday: 2009

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8401

ISBN: 0385513534

Condition: Fine


This beautiful copy of "The Lost City of Z" has been SIGNED (in gold ink) by David Grann on the full-facing title page! From the author's appearance at the Morristown Festival of Books on October 14, 2017. A grand mystery reaching back centuries. A sensational disappearance that made headlines round the world. A quest for truth that leads to death, madness, or disappearance for those who seek to solve it. "The Lost City of Z" is a blockbuster adventure narrative about what lies beneath the impenetrable jungle canopy of the Amazon. Well reviewed film directed by James Gray rel... View more info

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The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

By: Grann, David

Price: $395.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Doubleday: 2009

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8462

ISBN: 0385513534

Condition: Fine


This offer is for a complete set of "The Lost City of Z"! The set includes 1) A copy of The New Yorker Magazine dated Sept. 19, 2005 - the first appearance (as a 26 page story) that has been SIGNED by David Grann. 2) An Advance Reading Copy of "The Lost City of Z" that has also been SIGNED by David Grann on the title page and 3) a copy of "The Lost City of Z" which has been SIGNED (in white ink) by David Grann on the full-facing title page. All were SIGNED at the author's appearance at the National Book Award Readings held in NYC on November 14th, 2017. A grand mys... View more info