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10001 McInerny, Ralph EMERALD ISLE
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2001). 0312269382 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in glossy pictorial wraps. 
Notre Dame professor Roger Knight, with the help of his brother Philip, a P.I. investigate a kidnapping in the fifth installment of this academic mystery series. McInerney is the author of over 30 books, including the Father Dowling mystery series. 
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10002 McInerny, Ralph THE BOOK OF KILLS: A Mystery Set at the University of Notre Dame
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2000). 0312203462 First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
Detective Philip Knight investigates a series of dangerous "pranks" at Notre Dame that include the kidnapping of several school administrators and the desecration of headstones at Cedar Grove Cemetary. From the author of the Father Dowling mysteries. 
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10003 McInerny, Ralph TRIPLE PURSUIT: A Father Dowling Mystery
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2001). 031226948X First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Mild soiling to the page edges (production flaw), else fine in pictorial glossy wraps. 
"In the latest installment of Ralph McInerny's beloved series, Father Dowling is caught in the middle of a dispute between former radio celbrity Jack Gallagher and Austin Rooney over one woman's affections." 
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10004 McInerny, Ralph TRIPLE PURSUIT: A Father Dowling Mystery
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2001). 031226948X First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in sky-blue boards with silver titles to the spine; in a fine dust jacket. 
The twentieth mystery featuring the intrepid sleuth/priest, Father Dowling by the Bouchercon Lifetime Achievement Award-winning author. This installment finds the Father caught in the middle of a dispute between two men over a woman. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10005 McInerny, Ralph PRODIGAL FATHER
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2002). 0312291299 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Father Dowling is not the average priest, one who dispenses homilies and easy nostrums. He has been through the mill himself, is tough, yet has compassion . . . the Catholic equivalent of Harry Kemelman's David Small."--The New York Times Book Review. 
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10006 McInerny, Ralph PRODIGAL FATHER
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2002). 0312291299 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in photo-pictorial wraps. 
A Father Dowling mystery. McInerny is also the author of the Andrew Broom series and a series set at the University of Notre Dame. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10007 McInerny, Ralph IRISH COFFEE
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2003). 0312309015 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"[McInerny's] Knight brothers are a modern Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodwin who manage to poke gentle fun at the insularity of the university while solving the crime. A fine effort by a deservedly respected genre veteran."--Booklist. 
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10008 McInerny, Ralph LAST THINGS
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2003). 031230899X First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
"Father Dowling is not the average priest, one who dispenses homilies and easy nostrums. He had been through the mill himself, is tough, yet has compassion . . . the Catholic equivalent of Harry Kemelman's Rabbi Small."--The New York Times Book Review. 
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10009 McInerny, Ralph SECOND VESPERS
New York: The Vanguard Press, (1980). 0814908373 First edition. Hardcover. Mild lean to the spine, else a near fine copy; in an age-toned and lightly rubbed illustrated dust jacket with minor wear to the spine ends. 
A Father Dowling mystery in which the death of an American author creates renewed interest in his work. "McInerny has style and a wit." --Publishers Weekly. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10010 McInnis, Sheri DEVIL MAY CARE
New York: Atria Books, (2003). 0743464842 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. One corner very lightly bumped, else very nearly fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
"How often do you find a book which makes you smile through each and every page, even as you're contemplating true love, an acting career and oh yes, eternal damnation? Kudos to Sheri McInnis . . . a delightful read."--Kathleen DeMarco. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10011 McIntyre, Hope HOW TO MARRY A GHOST
Boston and New York: Mysterious Press, (2007). 0892960140 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Ghostwriter Lee Bartholomew leaves London for Long Island to attend her mother's barefoot commitment ceremony in McIntyre's second engaging romp to feature the self-proclaimed neurotic"--PW. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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10012 McIntyre, Vonda SUPERLUMINAL
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1983. First edition. Hardcover. Mildly splayed, worn, and rubbed, else a very good copy with evidence of some dampstain, in an edgeworn, rubbed, and stained pictorial dust jacket with artwork by Stephen E. Fabian. 
Novel of love and rockets, based upon the Hugo and Nebula award-winner's novella, "Aztecs." SIGNED by McIntyre on the title page. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10013 McIntyre, Vonda SUPERLUMINAL
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1983. 0395349427 First edition. Hardcover. Fine, in a price-clipped dust jacket with some minor edgewear and nicking. Jacket painting by Stephen E. Fabian. 
McIntyre continues, in this expanded version of her novella, "Aztecs," to explore the tender side of sf. SIGNED by McIntyre on the title page, the signature is in "magic pen," yellow -- reversed against a fuchsia felt-pen background. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10014 McIntyre, Vonda SUPERLUMINAL
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1983. 0395349427 First edition. Hardcover. Very good plus with very minor bumps to the upper and lower corner tips of the front cover and a spine crease; in an illustrated dust jacket that shows some minor edgewear and wear to the flap folds. Jacket painting by Stephen E. Fabian. 
SIGNED by the author to the title-page. The expanded version of her novella, "Aztecs." The love story of starship captain Laenea Trevelyan and Radu Dracul. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10015 McIntyre, Vonda N. THE EXILE WAITING
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1975). First edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. With the code 30R on page 211. Jacket code, 1261. Hardcover. Very very close to fine, in mustard boards with black spine titling; in a nearly fine illustrated dust jacket, mildly age-toned, and clipped to the lower corner of front flap. Jacket painting by Chet Jezierski. 
"One of the most vivid and real science fiction worlds I have seen in a long time...a story full of beautiful detail."--Joanna Russ. Nebula-nominated debut by the author who later won both the Hugo and the Nebula for DREAMSNAKE. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10016 McIntyre, Vonda N. STAR TREK II: THE WRATH OF KHAN
New York: Pocket Books, (1982). Book club reissue of the PBO. Issued by the Science Fiction Book Club, with the code ''M44'' to page 183, jacket code #3119. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, with in red boards with black lettering; in a very nearly fine illustrated dust jacket. 
Novelization of the film from a screenplay by Jack B. Sowards, based upon a story by Harve Bennett and Jack B. Sowards. Ms. McIntire won both the Hugo and the Nebula for her novel DREAMSNAKE. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10017 McIntyre, Vonda N. STAR TREK III, THE SEARCH FOR SPOCK: A Star Trek Novel
New York: Pocket Books, (1984). First hardcover edition issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket with very mild age-toning. Beautiful! 
A novelization of the 1984 film starring William Shatner and directed by Leonard Nimoy, in which the Enterprise and her crew return to the Genesis planet to recover Spock's body. McIntryre is the Hugo and Nebula-winning author of DREAMSNAKE. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10018 McIntyre, Vonda N. Star Wars: THE CRYSTAL STAR
New York/Toronto/London/Sydney/Auckland: Spectra /Bantam Books, (1994). 0553089293 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine, lightly used; in an age-toned, else fine, pictorial dust jacket. 
The abduction of her children sends Princess Leia across the galaxy in pursuit of the kidnappers, unaware that her search will coincide with Han and Luke's attempts to uncover a rumored enclave of Jedi Knights on the fringes of former imperial territory. 
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10019 McKee, Bill & Klassen, Georgeen TRAIL OF IRON: The CPR and the Birth of the West, 1880-1930
Vancouver & Toronto: The Glenbow-Alberta Institute/Douglas & McIntyre, (1983). 0888943997 First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in tan cloth with gilt titles to the spine, and full color map-illustrated endsheets; in a fine dust jacket featuring train artwork by Dennis Budgen. Includes b&w photographs throughout as well as 14 pages in full color. Quarto. 
A wonderfully illustrated history of the Canadian Pacific Railway, which played a pivotal role in shaping the economic and social landscape of Canada; 192 pages; notes, bibliography. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10020 McKee, Patricia HEROIC COMMITMENT IN RICHARDSON, ELIOT, AND JAMES
(Princeton, New Jersey): Princeton University Press, (1986). 0691066663 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in rose cloth; in an illustrated dust jacket. 353 pages, index. 
McKee re-analyzes PAMELA, CLARISSA, MIDDLEMARCH, DANIEL DERONDA, and THE GOLDEN BOWL, and argues that they challenge traditional concepts of human identity and the literary representation of human nature. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10021 McKenna, James A. BLACK RANGE TALES: Chronicling Sixty Years of Life and Adventure in the Southwest
New York: Wilson-Erickson, Inc., 1936. First edition. Hardcover. Lightly offset to the endsheets, with a 1x5-inch band of pale offsetting to the title-page and the frontispiece, else a bright, sharp, near fine copy, in a dust jacket that exhibits minor edgewear, shallow nicking, light rubbing and fading to spine panel. 
Memoirs of the Irish-American pioneer, itinerant prospector and early Southwesterner, "Uncle Jimmie." With an introduction by Shane Leslie. Illustrated with numerous woodcuts (including frontispiece portrait) by Howard Simon. 300pp. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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10022 McKeown, Martha Ferguson MOUNTAINS AHEAD
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1961). First edition. Hardcover. Very good in dust jacket with chipping at top and bottom of spine edge and a three-inch closed tear and attendant crease to front panel. 
A novel of the Oregon Trail. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10023 McKiernan, Dennis L. INTO THE FIRE: Hel's Crucible Book 2
New York: A Roc Book, (1998). 0451457013 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket art by Ciruelo Cabral. 
The sequel to INTO THE FORGE. The adventure of Tip and Beau continue as the forces of dark and light come face to face. "Some of the finest imaginative action...there are no lulls in McKiernan's story."--Columbus Dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10024 McKillip, Patricia A. RIDDLE OF STARS
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1979). First edition thus. With code J36 on page 603. Hardcover. Very good; in an age-darkened, lightly rubbed and edgeworn illustrated dust jacket. 
Comprises THE RIDDLE-MASTER OF HED, HEIR OF SEA AND FIRE, and HARPIST IN THE WIND, along with a brief glossary of people and places from the trilogy. Jacket painting by Jack Woolhiser. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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10025 McKinney, Meagan STILL OF THE NIGHT
(New York, NY): Kensington Books, (2001). 1575666154 First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
A wounded stranger shows up at the doorway of Stella St. Valliers, a woman who is struggling to hold on to her family's rundown plantation in the Louisiana bayou. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10026 McLachlan, Ian THE SEVENTH HEXAGRAM
New York: The Dial Press, 1976. B0006COPLC Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
First novel, a thriller set in cold-war Hong Kong, by Ian McLachlan--poet, novelist, actor, and playwright who is also a literary scholar. "The brilliant debut of an enormously talented novelist."--Mordecai Richler. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10027 McLaughlin, Lorrie THE CINNAMON HILL MYSTERY
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, (1967). 0690194137 First edition. Hardcover. A fine, fresh copy in orange cloth with embossed spine titles and cover illustration in black; in a very nearly fine illustrated dust jacket displaying minor shelfwear and mild soiling to the rear panel. Jacket and text illustrations by Leonard Shortall. 
Juvenile novel by the award winning Canadian author involving a family of girls and their inventive boy cousin who spend a summer solving a mystery involving nasty neighbors, a family estate, a lost will, and a hummingbird tree. An uncommonly fresh copy! 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10028 McLeave, Hugh SECOND TIME AROUND
New York: Walker, (1981). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a dust jacket with some shelfwear to the edges, else very good plus. 
Author of NO FACE IN THE MIRROR. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10029 McLendon, James EDDIE MACON'S RUN
New York: Viking, (1980). First edition. Hardcover. Literary agency copy with stamp on the front free endpaper, else a near fine copy in an age-toned dust jacket with vertical crease to the rear flap. 
Jail break thriller filmed in 1983 with John Schneider and Kirk Douglas. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10030 McLevy, James; Edited and with an introduction by George Scott-Moncrieff THE CASEBOOK OF A VICTORIAN DETECTIVE
Edinburgh: Canongate, (1975). 0903937077 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Lower left corner tip lightly bumped, else fine in green cloth, spine titles gilt; in a very nearly fine cameo illustrated dust jacket. Octavo. 270 pages. 
James McLevy was a prominent detective in Edinburgh during the mid 19th century, and later an author of popular crime mysteries. It has been suggested that his writings helped to inspire Arthur Conan Doyle's creation of Sherlock Holmes. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10031 McLoughlin, John C. THE HELIX AND THE SWORD
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1983. 0385173121 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in. Hardcover. Small area of erasure scar to front free endsheet, else fine in blue cloth shelfback over black boards; in a lightly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. 
First novel from the life sciences writer is an sf adventure set in the year 5470. McLoughlin is also the author of TOOLMASTER KOAN. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10032 McMahon, Donna DANCE OF KNIVES
New York: Tor/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2001). 0312874316 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in red wraps. 
Set in twenty-second-century Vancouver, this is the story of a newcomer to the now vibrant seaport who already has too many enemies. "A wonderful debut. McMahon delivers the real goods from the first page to the last." --Charles De Lint 
Price: 17.50 USD
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10033 McMahon, Neil BLOOD DOUBLE
(New York): HarperCollins Publishers, (2002). 0060197668 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Mild crimp to the lower spine edge, else near fine; in a fine dust jacket. 
The sequel to McMahon's debut novel, TWICE DYING, featuring the crime solving emergency-room doctor, Carroll Monks. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10034 McManus, John BITTER MILK
New York: Picador, (2005). 0312301936 First edition, first printing: Trade paperback original: Uncorrected Proof. Trade Paperback. Fine in color illustrated wraps. 
The Tennessee resident and Whiting Award-winner's third book and debut novel is a mystery involving family secrets in the East Tennessee mountains. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10035 McMeekin, Clark CITY OF THE FLAGS
New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc., (1950). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Hint of wear at the extremities, else a fine, fresh copy in red boards with blue lettering; in a very lightly edge-worn, faintly age-toned illustrated dust jacket that shows a few tiny edge-tears. A sweet copy! 
"A novel of conflicting loyalties in Civil War Louisville" by Dorothy Park Clark and Isabel McLennan McMeekin under pseudonym. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10036 McMillan, Ann CIVIL BLOOD: A Civil War Mystery
(New York): Viking, (2001). 0670899976 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Minor creases to the front and rear covers, else near fine in illustrated wraps. 
The third Civil War mystery featuring Narcissa Powers, a rich young widow and war nurse, and Judah Daniel, a freed slave and herbalist. Smallpox breaks out in Richmond, but Narcissa and Judah discover it was intentionally released. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10037 McMillan, Ann CHICKAHOMINY FEVER
(New York): Viking, (2003). 0670031070 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The fourth installment of McMillan's series of Civil War mysteries. Just prior to the Seven Days Battle in Virginia, Narcissa Powers has an encounter with a sinister stranger and becomes embroiled in events that may change the course of the war. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10038 McMillan, Terry DISAPPEARING ACTS
New York: Washington Square Press/Pocket Books, (2000). 0743422708 First edition thus: second WSP trade paperback printing, a movie-tie in issue. Trade Paperback. Fine, an unread copy in color photo-pictorial wraps with Wesley Snipes and Sanaa Lathen pictured in a scene from the film. 
"If Ntozake Shange, Jane Austen, and Danielle Steel collaborated on a novel of manners, this blunt and entertaining book might be the result."--The New Yorker. This copy of the movie tie-in edition has been SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10039 McMillan, Terry WAITING TO EXHALE
(New York): Viking, (1992). 0670839809 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine, illustrated dust jacket with a raised detail from the painting ''Ensemble'' by Synthia Saint James. 
The third novel by the popular author of HOW STELLA GOT HER GROOVE BACK. WAITING TO EXHALE is the story of four African American women waiting for that man who will take their breath away. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10040 McMillan, Terry HOW STELLA GOT HER GROOVE BACK
(New York): Viking, (1996). 0670869902 First edition. This copy has been SIGNED by the critically acclaimed author to the title-page. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
While a work of fiction, the story was inspired by McMillan's real-life romance with a young Jamaican who was indeed twenty years her junior. The novel was the source for the recent film adaptation that featured Angela Bassett and Whoopi Goldberg. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10041 McMillan, Terry, edited by A Sample Selection from BREAKING ICE: Anthology of Contemporary African-American Fiction
[New York]: Viking/Penguin Books, [undated]. First edition, first printing: promotional chapbook Chapbook. Fine, in slick, stapled, illustrated wraps. 
Three stories from the then upcoming anthology are presented here in a "Not For Sale" giveaway chapbook: "China" by Charles Johnson; "Ma'Dear" by Terry McMillan; "Emma" by Carolyn Cole. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10042 McMullen, Mary PIMLICO PLOT
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. Remainder spray to bottom page edges, else a very good copy in a dust jacket with shelfwear and rubbing, else very good. 

Price: 12.50 USD
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10043 McMullen, Mary MAN WITH FIFTY COMPLAINTS
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. Remainder spray on bottom page edges, else very good in a dust jacket with chipping and shelfwear, else very good. 

Price: 12.50 USD
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10044 McMullen, Sean THE TIME ENGINE: The Fourth Book of the Moonworlds Saga
New York: TOR/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2008). 0765318768 First edition, first printing. New, fresh from the Publisher! Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. NEW. 
A faulty repair in the time engine plunges Wayfarer Inspector Danolarian three million years back in time, to a world of strange, beautiful people living idyllic lives in splendid castles. But things are not always as they seem. 
Price: 27.95 USD
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10045 McMurtry, Larry ANYTHING FOR BILLY
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1988). 0671642685 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of LONESOME DOVE, THE LAST PICTURE SHOW and TERMS OF ENDEARMENT tells afresh the tale of outlaw Billy the Kid. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10046 McMurtry, Larry SIN KILLER: The Berrybender Narratives, Book 1
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney/Singapore: Simon & Schuster, (2002). 0743233026 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The first novel in a tetralogy penned by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author, that chronicles the adventures of an English sporting family as they travel through the American West from 1832-1836. Book One is set along the Missouri River. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10047 McMurtry, Larry THE DESERT ROSE
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1983). 0671461435 First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in an illustrated dust jacket that shows a hint of age-toning. 
SIGNED by McMurtry to the title-page. A novel of Las Vegas by the author of LONESOME DOVE and TERMS OF ENDEARMENT. A beautiful casino dancer's star is falling as her daughter's is rising. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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10048 McMurtry, Larry MOVING ON
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1970). 0671206044 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket with a tiny closed tear. No remainder mark! 
"Set in the 1960s against the backdrop of the honky-tonk glamour of the rodeo and the desperation of suburban Houston, it is the story of the restless and lovable Patsy Carpenter, one of Larry McMurtry's most unforgettable characters."--fantasticfiction. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10049 McMurtry, Larry CANTRELL: Screenplay
Universal City, CA: Marstar Productions, 1984. First Revised Draft: February 22, 1984. Fine in grey printed wraps, hole-punched and bradbound. Quarto. 145 pages. 
An original screenplay that remains unproduced. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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10050 McMurtry, Larry & Ossana, Diana PRETTY BOY FLOYD
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1994). 0671891650 First edition. Hardcover. Tiny remainder dot to bottom edge, else fine in a fine dust jacket. 
SIGNED by both authors to the title-page. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10051 McNaught, Judith SOMEONE TO WATCH OVER ME
New York: Atria Books, (2003). 0671525751 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A Broadway actress learns how little she knew about her husband when he mysteriously disappears and she becomes the main suspect. By the author of NIGHT WHISPERS, REMEMBER WHEN, and UNITL YOU. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10052 McNeer, May and Ward, Lynd, set down and illustrated by PRINCE BANTAM: Being the Adventures of Yoshitsune the Brave and his Faithful Henchman Great Benkei of the Western Pagoda
New York: The Children's Book Club, Inc., (1929). B00085UVPG Reprint. Hardcover. Very good: lightly worn, some mild discoloration, fading, and a few spots of pale stain to covers, faint spotting to fore-edge; in pale green pictorial cloth; no dust jacket. Tall octavo. 
The first of many collaborations between the husband and wife team is a retelling of the Japanese creation myth, wonderfully designed, with striking b&w interior art, green monochrome doublespread endsheet art and full-color frontispiece. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10053 McPhee, John IRONS IN THE FIRE
New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (1997). First edition. Hardcover. Spine ends lightly bumped else fine in dust jacket. 
Signed by McPhee. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10054 McPhee, John; photographs by Bill Curtsinger THE PINE BARRENS: A Special Edition with Photographs by Bill Curtsinger
New York: Farrar Strauss Giroux, 1981. 0374233624 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild age-toning to the pages, else fine, in brown and red cloth with gilt spine titles; in a fine, if age-toned, photo-pictorial dust jacket. Small quarto. Photographs reproduced on coated stock inserts in a gallery at rear. 
Compelling, informative, and insightful book about the botanical, cultural, hydrological, and historical peculiarities of the largest essentially untouched wilderness east of the Mississippi: the New Jersey Pine Barrens. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10055 McShane, Mark THE MAN WHO LEFT WELL ENOUGH
New York: McCall, (1970). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a dust jacket with shelfwear to the edges, else very good plus. 

Price: 15.00 USD
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10056 McShea, Susanna Hofmann PUMPKIN-SHELL WIFE
New York: St. Martin's, (1992). First edition. Hardcover. Faint spot on fore edge, else a near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with traces of wear at the edges. 
A mystery by the author of HOMETOWN HEROES. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10057 Mead, Harold THE BRIGHT PHOENIX
New York: Ballantine Books, (1956). First U.S. edition, first printing: Hardcover issue, H-147. Hardcover. Text tanned, as always, else fine in a fine dust jacket. Gray "tweed" cloth variant (no priority). 
A lovely copy of this Ballantine science fiction novel published in hardcover and paperback simultaneously. A post-holocaust tale by the British author. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10058 Meaney, John TO HOLD INFINITY
Amherst, NY: PYR/An imprint of Prometheus Books, (2006). 1591024897 First U.S. edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"A far-reaching vision of a future filled with potentials for both darkness and light, as seen through the eyes of a remarkably gifted and devoted woman."--Library Journal. A biologist visits her estranged son's planet and finds him wanted for murder. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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10059 Meaney, John RESOLUTION: Book Three of the Nulapeiron Sequence
Amherst, NY: Pyr, (2006). 1591024374 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Jim Burns. 
Concluding volume in the Nulapeiron trilogy. "A fitting end to an intelligent and literate SF sequence. Few characters in hard SF are more impressive than...Tom Corcorigan" --John Courteney. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10060 Means, Florence Crannell GREAT DAY IN THE MORNING
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1946. B0007DKI0W First edition, first printing. Pictorial endpapers, jacket art and black-red-and-white plates in charcoal and chalk by Helen Blair. Hardcover. Owner's faint name to half-title, tiny band of fading to spine crown, else fine, in red cloth with black lettering; in an age-darkened, edgeworn dust jacket that shows some very minor nicking at spine ends, a few tiny closed tears. 
Lillybelle Lawrence attends Tuskegee Institute in this novel by one of the first writers of juvenile literature to focus on minority groups. "While some of the books are dated...the author's convictions give the novels an enduring power."--Peter Sieruta. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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10061 Medeiros, Teresa THE VAMPIRE WHO LOVED ME
(New York, New York): Avon Books/An Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, (2006). 0060763035 First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Mass Market Paperback. Fine, a new book, illustrated wraps. 
"Jane Austen meets Dracula in this sexy and delicious romantic fantasy. Mederios is magic!"--Christina Dodd. 
Price: 6.99 USD
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10062 Medeiros, Teresa AFTER MIDNIGHT
(New York, New York): Avon Books/An Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, (2005). 0060762993 Mass market paperback reprint. Mass Market Paperback. Fine, a new book, illustrated wraps. 
"Veteran Medeiros (YOURS UNTIL DAWN) deftly melds romance and vampire lore in this thoroughly readable Regency."--PW. 
Price: 6.99 USD
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10063 Medina, Jose Toribio & Felipe Teixidor ADICIONES A LA IMPRENTA EN LA PUEBLA DE LOS ANGELES DE J.T. MEDINA
(Ciudad Universitaria), Mexico: Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, 1991. First edition thus. Limited to 2000 copies. Hardcover. A very nearly fine copy in a champagne-colored, sturdy cloth binding with gilt spine titles; in an illustrated dust jacket that is mildly age-toned and rubbed. Quarto. 621 pages; indexed. Facsimile wood-cut title-pages (including several fold-outs). 
Supplemental volume to LA IMPRENTA EN LA PUEBLA DE LOS ANGELES (1640-1821), issued in facsimile to commemorate 450 years of printing in Mexico. This facsimile, of the work first published in 1961, describes 952 additional volumes. An essential source! 
Price: 150.00 USD
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10064 Medine, Peter E. and Wittreich, Joseph, edited by SOUNDINGS OF THINGS DONE: Essays In Early Modern Literature in Honor of S.K. Heninger Jr.
Newark/London: University of Delaware Press/Associated University Presses, (1997). 0874136067 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in. Hardcover. Fine in grey linen with gilt titles to the spine; in a near fine dust jacket with tiny tears and wear to the lower spine edge. 341 pages; reference notes; and index. 
A collection of twelve essays that proceed on the twin assumptions that works of imaginative literature possess a definable ontology and typically reach beyond themselves to virtually all subjects. Milton, Spenser, Donne, others are discussed. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10065 Mednis, Edmar HOW KARPOV WINS
New York: David McKay Company, Inc., (1975). 0679130454 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Minor stains to the front cover, damp-stain to the page fore-edges, very good in red cloth with black titles to the spine; in a very good shelfworn, edge-torn and edge-nicked dust jacket. 
The U.S Senior Chess Master and International Chess Master offers strategic, tactical and psychological lessons drawn from world champion's games. 358 pages; 93 games; figures; forward; and postscript. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10066 Medovar, B.I.; Grant, N.J.; Ilschner, B.; and Boyko, G., editors ELECTROSLAG TECHNOLOGY
New York: Springer-Verlag, (1991). 0387973338 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Top page edges spotted, else a near fine copy in laminated maroon boards; no dust jacket. 
Materials Research and Engineering series. A translation from the Russian of ELEKTROSHLAKOVAIA TEKHNOLOGIIA by Olga Gavrilovic. 270 pages; bibliography. Illustrated with 129 figures which include photographs and tables. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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10067 Medvedev, Roy, editor SAMIZDAT REGISTER II
New York & London: W.W. Norton & Company, (1981). 0393014193 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in black cloth with gold lettering to spine; in a fine dust jacket. 
323 pages; notes, tables. A collection of writings of Soviet dissidents as they appeared in the journal "XX Century," which discuss and analyze the nature of Soviet society during the period, in spite of difficulties in research and possible reprisal. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10068 Meek, M.R.D. A LOOSE CONNECTION
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1989). 0684191342 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine in a lightly rubbed dust jacket. 
The sixth mystery from the author of A MOUTHFUL OF SAND. Lawyer and sleuth Lennox Kemp returns to investigate a fashion designer's claims that a friend did not really die in a factory fire. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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10069 Meek, M.R.D. POSTSCRIPT TO MURDER
New York: St. Martin's, (1997). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A Lennox Kemp mystery. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10070 Meerson-Aksenov, Michael and Shragin, Boris, editors THE POLITICAL, SOCIAL AND RELIGIOUS THOUGHT OF RUSSIAN "SAMIZDAT"--AN ANTHOLOGY
Belmont, Massachusetts: Nordland Publishing Company, 1977. 0913124133 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Modest soiling to the page edges, light bumping to the spine ends, else a near fine copy in red cloth with spine titles gilt; no dust jacket. 
Translated by Nickolas Lupinin. The term "Samizdat" refers to privately-circulated editions of books and pamphlets not authorized. 624 pages; appendix, notes on translator, editors and contributors, bibliography, index. Illustrated with portraits. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10071 Meier, Leslie FATHER'S DAY MURDER
(New York, N.Y.): Kensington Books, (2003). 1575668343 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
In the 10th book in the Lucy Stone Mystery series, newspaper reporter, Lucy, is whisked out of town for the Northeast Newspaper Association's conference held in Boston. She investigates a murder and sees the Boston sights. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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10072 Meier, Leslie STAR SPANGLED MURDER
(New York, NY): Kensington Books, (2004). 157566836X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
In the 11th book in the Lucy Stone mystery series, the town is up in arms about several issues as they near the annual 4th of July celebration in Tinker's Cove, Maine. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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10073 Meier, Richard BUILDING FOR ART/BAUEN FUR DIE KUNST
Basel/Boston/Berlin: Birkhauser, (1990). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in grey cloth with titles in black; in a near fine illustrated dust jacket with a two-inch tear and associated creases to the upper spine. Square folio. 
Edited by Werner Blaser. Examples of Meier's defining museum architecture. 179 pages; biography, chronological list of works, and bibliography. Illustrated with fine photographic reproductions of museums and plans all printed on coated stock. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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10074 Meier, W. M. and J. B. Uytterhoeven, editors MOLECULAR SIEVES: The Third International Conference co-sponsored by the Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule and Swiss Chemical Society at Zurich, Switzerland, Sept. 3-7, 1973.
Washington, D.C.: American Chemical Society, 1973. First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a near dust jacket that is lightly rubbed. 
Advances in Chemistry Series, 121. 634 pages, references, indexed. Tables, figures and equations. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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10075 Meigs, Cornelia THE NEW MOON: The Story of Dick Martin's Courage, His Silver Sixpence and His Friends in the New World
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1929. B0008AM5VY First edition thus: New edition. With full-color frontispiece, decorative endsheets, intext silhouettes by John Rae. Hardcover. Bookplate to front endsheet, tiny scar to rear pastedown, else near fine, in blue cloth with green lettering and artwork; in a very good plus illustrated dust jacket: darkened to spine, lightly worn, with a few nicks, short interior tears to spine panel. 
"A fine tale of pioneer days, binding the Irish countryside to the rich grazing lands of the Middle West. From the moment we meet Dick Martin on the steps of his tumbledown cottage in Ireland...he has our heart."--Alice Jordan. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10076 Meigs, Cornelia; with illustrations by Helen Mason Grose THE CROOKED APPLE TREE
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1929. B000856WGI First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Creased bump to spine crown which has resulted in a short tear, tiny spots of stain to fore-edge, thus very good, in green decorative cloth; lacking dust jacket. 
When Kate and Ben move to their new house they hope the garden has a pond and a cave so they can pretend to be cavemen and pirates. Unfortunately, all the children find in the back yard is a crooked apple tree! 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10077 Melander, Lars ISOTROPE EFFECTS ON REACTION RATES
New York: The Ronald Press Company, (1960). Reprint. Hardcover. Former ownership label of physicist Daniel Deutsch affixed to the front endpaper, a near fine copy in blue cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine and front; no dust jacket. 
Octavo. Part of the Modern Concepts of Chemistry series. 181 pages, references, index. figures in text, formulas, equations. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10078 Melchior, Ib CODE NAME: Grand Guignol
New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, (1987). 0396088171 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Ninth book by the acclaimed author of ORDER OF BATTLE. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10079 Melchior, Ib THE HAIGERLOCH PROJECT
New York: Harper and Row, (1977). 0060129468 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with light creasing to the front panel. 
A story of spies during the Second World War by the author of SLEEPER AGENT. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10080 Mellen, Ida ROOF GARDENING
New York: A.T. De La Mare Company, Inc., 1929. B00085KGF6 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good in lime-green linen with titles and devices stamped in gilt to the front cover and spine; in a good only, shelf-worn and price-clipped dust jacket with fading and chips to the spine panel and a one-inch piece missing from lower front corner. 
Duodecimo. 7x8 inches. An absolutely charming production with decorative borders to each page and enhanced with 25 photographic illustrations on black-and-white plates. Mellen offers detailed gardening advice from her own roof-top experiences. 115 pp. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10081 Mellor, John W. THE NEW ECONOMICS OF GROWTH: A Strategy for India and the Developing World
Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, (1976). 0801409993 First edition. Hardcover. A hint of soiling to the upper page edges, else near fine in green linen with black titles and devices to the spine; in a fine dust jacket. 
A Twentieth Century Fund Study book presenting a strategy that uses technological change in an initially dominant agriculture as a major stimulus to a broadly participatory pattern of rural and urban development. 335 pages; 41 tables; appendix; indexes. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10082 Meltzer, Milton UNDERGROUND MAN
Scarsdale, New York: Bradbury Press, (1972) First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in rich ochre cloth with gilt spine stamping; in a fine illustrated dust jacket, with stunning wraparound artwork by Ann Grifalconi. The jacket has been neatly clipped to the lower front flap corner. Maps by Eros Keith. 
Nineteen-year-old Josh Bowen becomes an abolitionist conductor on the Underground Railroad, an act that leads to his trial and imprisonment. Juvenile novel by the Newbery and Wilder award-winner. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10083 Meluch, R.M. WOLF STAR: Tour of the Merrimack #2
New York, N.Y.: Daw Books, Inc./Donald A. Wollheim, Founder, (2006). 0756403243 First edition, first printing: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in color illustrated wraps. 
Sequel to THE MYRIAD, this second tour begins at a crucial moment in the struggle between the Earth Empire and the Roman Palatine Empire. As the two sides battle for supremacy, a biologically destructive alien life-form invades. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10084 Meluch, R.M. WOLF STAR: Tour of the Merrimack #2
New York, N.Y.: Daw Books, Inc./Donald A. Wollheim, Founder, (2006). 0756403243 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"The American and Roman interstellar empires are still at war in Meluch's rousing far-future SF novel, set in a universe slightly altered from that of its predecessor, THE MYRIAD (2005)."--PW. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10085 Melville, Herman THE PORTABLE MELVILLE
New York: The Viking Press, (1986). 0517610647 Reprint. Hardcover. Mild wear at the edges, a very minor crimp at spine head, thus near fine, in blue boards with gilt spine titles; lacking dust jacket. 
Edited, and with an introduction by Jay Leyda. TYPEE, BILLY BUDD, BARTLEBY, HAWTHORNE AND HIS MOSSES, THE SOUTH SEAS, EARLY VERSE, JOURNAL ON THE CLIPPER SHIP, LAST VERSES and excerpts from other works. 746 pages. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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10086 Melville, James A SORT OF SAMURAI
New York: St. Martin's, (1981). 0312745583 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a dust jacket with some light rubbing and shelfwear. 
A Superintendent Otani mystery. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10087 Melville, James KIMONO FOR A CORPSE
London: Secker and Warburg, (1987). 0436276976 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The ninth book in the Otani series. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10088 Melville, James A HAIKU FOR HANAE
(London): Headline, (1989). 0747201315 First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author to the title-page. Hardcover. Pages uniformly age-toned (as expected), else a fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
Book 11 in the Otani series by the author of THE WAGES OF ZEN and THE RELUCTANT RONIN. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10089 Melville, James THE BOGUS BUDDHA
New York: Scribner's, (1991). 0684192470 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Faint stain on top page edge, else near fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A Superintendent Otani mystery from the acclaimed author of A HAIKU FOR HANAE. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10090 Melville, Jennie MURDER HAS A PRETTY FACE
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1989). 0312034059 First U.S. edition: Review copy with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
"Ms. Melville brings her naughty, appalling threads together silkily and has a warming way with staccato, catty, candid dialogue."--John Coleman, SUNDAY TIMES. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10091 Melville, Jennie MURDER HAS A PRETTY FACE
New York: St. Martin's, (1989). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 

Price: 12.50 USD
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10092 Melville, Jennie MAKING GOOD BLOOD
New York: St. Martin's, (1989). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a dust jacket with one short tear, else near fine. 

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10093 Melzter, Richard THE AESTHETICS OF ROCK
(New York, N.Y.): A Da Capo Paperback, (1987). 0306802872 First edition thus: trade paperback issue. New foreword by the author. New introduction by Greil Marcus. Trade Paperback. Mild age-toning to pages and inside covers, else fine, unread, in slick, photo-pictorial wraps. 
"Both a comic masterpiece and the arch-critique of its slippery subject." Inscribed and SIGNED by the author; laid in, a flyer about Meltzer's appearance at George Sands bookshop in L.A., mailed to the inscribee, with a note scribbled on the mailer. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10094 Memmott, Roger Lad, editor EUREKA REVIEW: A Journal of Fiction, Poetry & Art, No. 6
(Weston, CT): Orion Press, (1983). First edition, first printing: a literary journal. A hint of age-toning to spine, else fine, unread, in illustrated, perfectbound wraps. 
Among the contributors to this issue: Joseph Queenan ("End Era"); Karen Rasco (Collages); Jared Carter, Brian Swann, Joan Smalley, Richard Grossman, Greg Kuzma, Tove Ditlevsen, Malcolm N. Scott, Patricia Grossman, Stuart Friebert, others. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10095 Menand, Louis AMERICAN STUDIES
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, (2002). 0374104344 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in fine photo-pictorial wraps. 
A collection of essays about America by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of THE METAPHYSICAL CLUB. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10096 Mencken, H.L. SPIRITUAL AUTOPSIES
(Boston/New York): Houghton Mifflin Company, [undated]. First edition, first printing: an offprint from the Literary Review of the New York Evening Post. Fine with just a hint of wear; a trifold pamphlet, consisting of a title-page, rear page of ads, and four pages of text. 5''x3.5''. 
Mencken piece occasioned by the release of Gamaliel Bradford's volume of biographies, AMERICAN PORTRAITS: 1875-1900. "I like these Bradford books. They make dead men seem real to me -- and often surprisingly likeable."--from the text. Scarce! 
Price: 150.00 USD
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10097 Mencken, H.L. THE NEW MENCKEN LETTERS
New York: The Dial Press, 1977. 0803713797 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Badly bumped to lower edge of front cover, else very good; in a price-clipped, spine-faded, very good only dust jacket, with a short tear and crease to lower front panel--corresponding to the bump. 
"In the more than six hundred pages of THE NEW MENCKEN LETTERS few are the letters that do not have some inventive phrase, play of high spirits."--Commentary Magazine. A treasure trove of wit and wisdom. Edited by Carl Bode. 635 pages, including index. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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10098 Mencken, Henry L. THE ARTIST: A Drama Without Words
Boston: John W. Luce & Company, [1923]. First edition, third printing. Brown-on-brown oriental-style decorative wrappers with printed spine label over stiff boards. 12mo. Hardcover. In this example the dustwrapper has been affixed to the boards at the front and rear flaps; the wrapper shows some minor wear at the edges, but the book is otherwise a fine, sharp copy. 
Short satirical farce by the provocative American iconoclast takes place in a gloomy hall at the concert of A Great Pianist, and features dialogue spoken by "A Hundred of the Women," "Another Hundred of the Women" and "Still Another Hundred Women." 
Price: 100.00 USD
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10099 Mendel, Julie L., editor-in-chief WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY JOURNAL OF URBAN AND CONTEMPORARY LAW: Volume 40; Summer/Fall 1991
(St. Louis): (Washington School of Law), 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Fine without dust jacket, as issued. 
283 pages. Hardcover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10100 Mendelssohn, K. CRYOPHYSICS
New York: Interscience Publishers, 1960. First edition: Trade Paperback Original. Trade Paperback. Address neatly stamped to the inside front cover, mild sticker shadow to the spine, else near fine in wraps. 
Volume Seven in the Interscience Tracts on Physics and Astronomy series edited by R.E. Marshak. A comprehensive account of low-temperature physics. 183 pages; figures; graphs; appendices; index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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