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The Idiot

By: Batuman, Elif

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Penguin Press: 2017

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8966

ISBN: 1594205612

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Idiot" has been SIGNED by Elif Batuman on the title page! With superlative emotional and intellectual sensitivity, mordant wit, and pitch-perfect style, Batuman dramatizes the uncertainty of life on the cusp of adulthood. Her prose is a rare and inimitable combination of tenderness and wisdom; its logic as natural and inscrutable as that of memory itself. A Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. View more info

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Tuff

By: Beatty, Paul

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, UK, Secker & Warburg: 2000

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8945

ISBN: 0436410656

Condition: Fine


This beautiful copy of the UK First Edition/First Printing of "Tuff" has been SIGNED by Paul Beatty on the title page! Fueled by the ferocious wit and outrage that drove Beatty's extraordinary debut, "The White Boy Shuffle," "Tuff" sees his manic energy taken to new heights of verbal dazzle. Unique artwork design graces the cover of this title. Paul Beatty went on to win the prestigious MAN Booker Prize later on for his book - "The Sellout." View more info

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Hunger

By: Blackwell, Elise

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Little, Brown and Company: 2003

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8908

ISBN: 0316738956

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Elise Blackwell on the title page. A spare and haunting story of love, memory, and appetite from one of modern Europe's darkest times. This debut has been described in the Los Angeles Times as an "exquisite little book" that 'craftily weaves history and botany' into an "utterly devourable narrative." It is a beautifully crafted exploration of the choices people make in extraordinary circumstances. View more info

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Don't Count on It!

By: Bogle, John C.

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Hoboken, NJ, John Wiley and Sons, Inc: 2011

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9021

ISBN: 047064396X

Condition: Fine


This beautiful copy of "Don't Count on It!" has been SIGNED by John C. Bogle on the front free endpaper! This work presents an anthology of Bogle's latest thinking, focused on how numbers deceive us into seeing things as other than what they really are. He also presents a cogent analysis of the chinks in the armorof a financial system that has failed to live up to the responsibility owed to its individual and institutional investors. Read and learn from the wise counsel of Vanguard's founder about how we deceive ourselves into accepting illusory and evanescent numbers rather than focusing on... View more info

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His Illegal Self

By: Carey, Peter

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, UK, Faber & Faber: 2008

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8971

ISBN: 0571231519

Condition: Fine


This UK Edition copy of "His Illegal Self" has been SIGNED by Peter Carey on the title page! Kent Haruf praise on the back cover: "Peter Carey is one of the great writers in English now. This book is further proof, a book in which he's created a little boy who is neither too precious nor too wise, a little boy on a sad hard trip with his eyes wide open, watching everything and everyone around him. He makes you think of your own past life and all you felt when you were a kid being played upon and moved about by the adults of the world." View more info

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Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee

By: Cep, Casey

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2019

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8996

ISBN: 1101947861

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Furious Hours" has been SIGNED by Casey Cep on the title page! The stunning story of an Alabama serial killer and the true-crime book that Harper Lee worked on obsessively in the years after "To Kill a Mockingbird." Casey Cep brings this story to life, from the shocking murders to the courtroom drama to the racial politics of the Deep South. At the same time, she offers a deeply moving portrait of one of the country's most beloved writers and her struggle with fame, success, and the mystery of artistic creativity. View more info

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Edinburgh/The Queen of the Night/How to Write an Autobiographical Novel

By: Chee, Alexander

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Various: 2001

Edition: First Editions/First Printings

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9087

ISBN: 1566492254

Condition: Fine


This offer is for a full set of Alexander Chee's three works. All have been SIGNED by him on their respective title pages! These include: 1) "Edinburgh" (2001) - Welcome Rain Publishers. The author's debut, it was the Winner of the James Michener/Copernicus Society Fellowship Prize and a Whiting Writers Award. A poignant work of mature, haunting artistry, "Edinburgh" heralded the arrival of a remarkable young writer. 2) "The Queen of the Night" (2016) - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. With a myriad of upending twists and a rich cast of characters drawn from history, "The Queen of the Night" follo... View more info

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Exhalation

By: Chiang, Ted

Price: $110.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2019

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9080

ISBN: 1101947888

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Exhalation" has been SIGNED by Ted Chiang on the title page (in silver pen) during his appearance at the Brooklyn Book Festival on September 22, 2019! A groundbreaking new collection of short fiction: nine stunningly original, provocative, and poignant stories. These are tales that tackle some of humanity's oldest questions along with new quandaries only Ted Chiang could imagine. View more info

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The Foreign Student/American Woman/A Person of Interest/My Education/Trust Exercise/Camp Tiger

By: Choi, Susan

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, New York, HarperFlamingo: 1998

Edition: First Editions/First Printings

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9084

ISBN: 006019149X

Condition: Fine


This offer is for a full set of Susan Choi's works that have all been SIGNED by her on their respective title pages! Sold here as a set only. These include: 1) "The Foreign Student" (1998) - Harper Flamingo. Set in wartime Korea during the early 1950s, and in the American South in the years immediately following, "The Foreign Student" brings together two intelligent, original characters - a Korean student and a rebellious young American woman - in an affecting story of improbable love and emotional healing. Dustjacket praise by Arthur Golden saying "Two very unlikely worl... View more info

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Caramelo

By: Cisneros, Sandra

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2002

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8986

ISBN: 0679435549

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Caramelo" has been SIGNED by Sandra Cisneros on the title page! This was from an event at Princeton University featuring a discussion about cultural identity in conjunction with The Mango Suite Project. Told in language of blazing originality: a multigenerational story of a Mexican-American family whose voices create a dazzling weave of humor, passion, and poignancy--the very stuff of life. "Caramelo" is a romantic tale of homelands, sometimes real, sometimes imagined. Vivid, funny, intimate, historical, it is a brilliant work destined to become a classic. View more info

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Loose Woman

By: Cisneros, Sandra

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8987

ISBN: 0679416447

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Loose Woman" has been SIGNED by Sandra Cisneros on the title page! This was from an event at Princeton University featuring a discussion about cultural identity in conjunction with The Mango Suite Project. Seductive, earthy, at times confessional, Sandra Cisneros's vibrant new collection of poetry celebrates the female aspects of love -- from the reflective to the overly erotic -- in a voice recognizable from her powerful works of fiction. With a multiplicity of moods tumbling through its lines--joyous and introspective, tender and ruthless, self-mocking and sincere, often funny... View more info

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My Wicked Wicked Ways: Poems

By: Cisneros, Sandra

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Turtle Bay Books/Random House: 1992

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8988

ISBN: 0679418210

Condition: Near Fine


This copy of "My Wicked Wicked Ways" has been SIGNED by Sandra Cisneros on the title page! This was from an event at Princeton University featuring a discussion about cultural identity in conjunction with The Mango Suite Project. The poems in "My Wicked Wicked Ways" attest to Sandra Cisneros's first passion, and reveal why her stories have been praised for their precision of language and poetic descriptions. Here are verses, comic and sad, radiantly pure and plainspoken, that rise like songs from the hearts of men and women. The work includes the poems from her first collection "Bad Boys" (n... View more info

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The House on Mango Street

By: Cisneros, Sandra

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8989

ISBN: 067943335X

Condition: Fine


This, the first hardcover edition, of "The House on Mango Street" has been SIGNED by Sandra Cisneros on the title page! This was from an event at Princeton University featuring a discussion about cultural identity in conjunction with The Mango Suite Project. A celebration of the tenth anniversary of its initial publication with a new introduction by the author. "The House on Mango Street" has entered the canon of coming-of-age classics even as it depicts a new American landscape. It tells the story of Esperanza Cordero, whose neighborhood is one of harsh realities and harsh beauty. Esperanza'... View more info

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Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories

By: Cisneros, Sandra

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Random House: 1991

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8990

ISBN: 0394576543

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Woman Hollering Creek" has been SIGNED by Sandra Cisneros on the title page! These stories give voice to the vigorous and varied life on both sides of our border with Mexico. Breathtaking in their precision and laced with the excitement of pure discovery, they are filled with unending moments of infinite and intimate wisdom. This is a collection of sharp focus and substantial depth, of exquisite details and essential truths, each story unique and unforgettable. View more info

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Puro Amor

By: Cisneros, Sandra

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Louisville, KY, Sarabande Books: 2018

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8991

ISBN: 1946448214

Condition: Fine


This Bilingual Edition of "Puro Amor" in the Quarternote Chapbook Series #15 has been SIGNED by Sandra Cisneros on the title page! This was from an event at Princeton University featuring a discussion about cultural identity in conjunction with The Mango Suite Project. Sandra Cisneros has a fondness for animals and this little gem of a story makes that abundantly clear. This beautiful chapbook is bi-lingual and contains several illustrations--line drawings by Cisneros herself. View more info

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The House on Mango Street

By: Cisneros, Sandra

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Houston, TX, Arte Publico Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition/Sixth Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8992

ISBN: 093477020

Condition: Near Fine


This copy of "The House on Mango Street" has been SIGNED by Sandra Cisneros on the title page! Striking artwork on the covers - this is a sixth printing. Originally issued in 1985. This was from an event at Princeton University featuring a discussion about cultural identity in conjunction with The Mango Suite Project. "The House on Mango Street" has entered the canon of coming-of-age classics even as it depicts a new American landscape. It tells the story of Esperanza Cordero, whose neighborhood is one of harsh realities and harsh beauty. Esperanza's story is that of a young girl coming into ... View more info

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The Water Dancer

By: Coates, Ta-Nehisi

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, New York, One World (Ballantine): 2019

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9077

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Water Dancer" has been SIGNED by Ta-Nehisi Coates on the Publisher's tipped-in page! Just announced as the Oprah Book Club choice. The talented author's first novel. A boldly conjured debut novel about a magical gift, a devastating loss, and an underground war for freedom. This is the dramatic story of an atrocity inflicted on generations of women, men, and children--the violent and capricious separation of families--and the war they waged to simply make lives with ther people they loved. View more info

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The Voyage Out

By: Cunningham, Michael - [Introduction by], Woolf, Virginia

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Modern Library: 2000

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9032

ISBN: 0679640282

Condition: Fine


This has been SIGNED by Michael Cunningham on the title page! The ML reissue of Woolf’s first novel. Includes a 35 page introduction by Michael Cunningham who at once unfolds an engaging short essay of Woolf’s early life and career, an insightful exploration of the themes to which Woolf returns again and again in her fiction, and a spirited defense of the relevance and lasting importance of her art. View more info

Claire of the Sea Light

By: Danticat, Edwidge

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2013

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9043

ISBN: 030727179X

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Claire of the Sea Light" has been SIGNED by Edwidge Danticat on the title page! This story brings us deep into the intertwined lives of a small seaside town where a little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, has gone missing. Told with piercing lyricism and the economy of a fable, "Claire of the Sea Light" is a tightly woven, breathtaking tapestry that explores what it means to be a parent, child, neighbor, lover, and friend, while revealing the mysterious bonds we share with the natural world and with one another. View more info

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Everything Inside: Stories

By: Danticat, Edwidge

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2019

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9079

ISBN: 0525521275

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Everything Inside" has been SIGNED by Edwidge Danticat on the title page! A collection of vividly imagined stories about a community, family, and love. Set in locales from Miami and Port-au-Prince to a small unnamed country in the Caribbean and beyond, here are eight emotionally absorbing stories, rich with hard-won wisdom and humanity. It is the indelible work of a keen observer of the human heart--a master at her best. Signed by Edwidge from her appearance at the Free Libray of Ohiladelphia on September 19, 2019. View more info