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14601 Wilson, Edmund I THOUGHT OF DAISY
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. First edition, first printing. Blue cloth with light blue lettering. Hardcover. Near fine; neat ownership inscription to the front endpaper, the usual offsetting to the endsheets, corner tips lightly bumped; in an age-toned illustrated dust jacket with chipping to the spine ends and flaps, a small piece missing from the rear panel. 
Set in 1920s Greenwich Village, Edmund Wilson's first and best novel is "crowded with recognizable characters drawn from his contemporaries, particularly his colleague John Dos Passos and his lover Edna St. Vincent Millay." 
Price: 200.00 USD
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14602 Wilson, Edmund THE SIXTIES: The Last Journal, 1960-1972
New York: Farrar, Straus Giroux, (1993). 037426554 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in gilt-lettered burgundy cloth; in a fine, photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
The last of Wilson's posthumously published journals poignantly and defiantly records the final years of one of our foremost critics and writers. Edited with an introduction by Lewis M. Dabney. 968 pages, including index. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14603 Wilson, Edmund PATRIOTIC GORE: Studies in the Literature of the Civil War
New York: Oxford University Press, 1962. 0195006666 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good plus: spine slant, faint soiling to page edges, mild wear to edges; in a very good only dust jacket: worn, rubbed, with tiny edge tears and attendant creases at the edges. 816 pages, including index. 
"Remarkable survey...encompassing generals, society ladies, and novelists alike. The readings of these works are suffused throughout by Wilson's literary attentiveness and--occasionally--flashes of humor."--Ron Hogan. In Modern Library's top 100 NF. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14604 Wilson, F. Paul HARBINGERS
New York: Forge/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2006). 076531276X First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
In the tenth installment of Repairman Jack, the New York City paranormal fix-it guy is approached by a regular at Julio's bar to find his missing teenage niece, Caitlin. Jack's girlfriend and unborn child are endangered. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14605 Wilson, F. Paul BLOODLINE
New York: Forge/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2007). 0765317060 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. New. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A monstrous scheme to create an evil superman through crude efforts at gene jiggering bedevils urban mercenary Repairman Jack in his 11th outing. Jack discovers a violent criminal who bombed abortion clinics and had a link with a DNA research clinic. 
Price: 25.95 USD
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14606 Wilson, F. Paul HEALER
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1976. First edition, first printing of the popular author's first novel. Hardcover. Fine; in a near fine, illustrated dust jacket with minor edge wear. Jacket art by Margo Herr. 
Steven Dalt, is a human who fuses with an alien to become immortal. Dalt has become a legendary doctor and seems to be the only one capable of curing a mind-altering disease that is spreading throughout the universe. First book in the LaNague series. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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14607 Wilson, F. Paul, edited by DIAGNOSIS: TERMINAL An Anthology of Medical Terror
New York: Forge/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1996). 0312859724 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"These short stories either by or about physicians are set in medical situations ranging from the wagon of a nineteenth-century woman healer to a metropolitan hospital in a bombed-out Chicago of 2015, and they are first rate."--Booklist. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14608 Wilson, Francis FRANCIS WILSON'S LIFE OF HIMSELF
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1924. First edition. Hardcover. Very good in green cloth, with a half-inch split to the front gutter, stains to front cover, wear to all edges, particularly corners, tiny tears to the spine ends, small soil spot to the top edge gilt; no dust jacket. 
SIGNED by the author with inscription, "Charles Fernald. If I had of all to choose again I think, I am sure, my choice would be the stage. 1924" to the front free endpaper. The autobiography of the actor. 21 photographs and illustrations, index. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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14609 Wilson, Gahan EVERYBODY'S FAVORITE DUCK
New York: The Mysterious Press, (1988). 089296295X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine; in a mildly age-toned, else fine pictorial dust jacket with design and illustration by Gahan Wilson. 
A novel of crime and adventure by the celebrated cartoonist/comic novelist. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14610 Wilson, Gahan EDDY DECO'S LAST CAPER: An Illustrated Mystery
(New York): Times Books, (1987). 0812916719 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in silver, black and red pictorial, laminated boards. The text is generously illustrated with the author/cartoonist's trademark grotesque drawings. 
Witty, off-the-wall parody of the hardboiled genre, with wacky sf trappings. "Up to now I wouldn't have been able to rake up a kind word for the old bum in the plaid jacket, but I had to admit I liked the way he handled squids." 
Price: 12.50 USD
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14611 Wilson, Harry Leon MERTON OF THE MOVIES
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1922. First edition. Hardcover. Previous owner's name in ink to front free endpaper, very light wear, particularly to spine ends, a stain to upper edge of five pages; no dust jacket. 
This hilarious story of Merton Gill, who worked in a grocery store but dreamed of becoming a movie star, was a successful play, produced at the Cort Theatre, and later transformed into a Red Skelton vehicle for MGM. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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14612 Wilson, John D. & Kellman, Steven G., editors MAGILL'S LITERARY ANNUAL 2003: Essay-Reviews of 200 Outstanding Books Published in the United States During 2002
Pasadena, California/Hackensack, New Jersey: Salem Press, (2003). 1587651297 First edition. Two volumes. Hardcover. Both volumes fine in yellow cloth with black titles and gilt titles in black panels to the spines; no dust jackets, as issued. 1118 pages; list of biographical works by subject, category index, title index, author index. 
Includes an annotated categories list. A collection of essays, each approximately 2,000 words in length and including a block of reference information for each title. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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14613 Wilson, John Morgan SIMPLE JUSTICE
New York: Doubleday, (1996). 0385482345 First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
First installment in the series featuring gay crime reporter Benjamin Justice. "Politically pungent, exactly observed, and conceding little comfort, Wilson is heir to the shockingly unsentimental vision of Patricia Highsmith."-- Out. Edgar Award Winner. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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14614 Wilson, John Morgan THE LIMITS OF JUSTICE
New York: Doubleday, (2000). 0385491174 Second printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A Benjamin Justice mystery by the author of SIMPLE JUSTICE and JUSTICE AT RISK. SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14615 Wilson, Laura MY BEST FRIEND
(New York): Delacorte Press, (2002). 0385335792 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Nearly fine in a photo-illustrated dust jacket. 
British novelist Laura Wilson is earning a reputation for her atmospheric, character-driven novels of suspense. "[Wilson] has an ear for dialogue and a gift for creating believable characters. This is real class."--The Sunday Telegraph (London). 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14616 Wilson, Laura MY BEST FRIEND
(New York): Delacorte Press, (2002). First U.S. edition: Advance Reading Copy. Proof. Fine in bright yellow printed wraps. 
A novel of psychological suspense by the award-winning author of A LITTLE DEATH and DYING VOICES. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14617 Wilson, Laura TELLING LIES TO ALICE
(New York, New York): Delacorte Press, (2004). 0385335806 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The fourth psychological thriller by the CWA Historical Dagger and Anthony Award-nominee is set in the early 1970s London where the nightlife is tawdry and glamorous. Alice works at the Playmate Bar--until her fiance's body is discovered. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14618 Wilson, Mitchell FOOTSTEPS BEHIND HER
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1941. First edition. An Inner Sanctum Mystery. Hardcover. Very good plus: abrasion to shelf edge, bump to upper corner tip, very mild soiling to page edges, tiny penned initials to upper rear pastedown; in a lightly nicked and edgeworn illustrated dust jacket. 
First mystery by Wilson under his own name; he collaborated with Abraham L. Polonsky on 1940's THE GOOSE IS COOKED as by Emmett Hogarth. A small town music teacher witnesses a murder and is soon hunted by both the police and the criminals. NYC setting. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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14619 Wilson, P.W. BRIDE'S CASTLE
New York/Toronto: Farrar and Rinehart, Inc., (1944). B000GLPQSE First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Small areas of faint dampstaining to both covers, rubber-stamp to rear pastedown, rust-spotting to upper cover and page edges, thus very good minus; in a good only dust jacket: worn, rubbed, faded to spine, cello-taped at spine ends, slighty stained. 
In 1943, American GIs inspire the Archdeacon Trevinning to recount the mysterious crimes at Helme Castle which occurred exactly 50 years earlier. Debut of series detective Sir Julian Morthoe, who returned in BLACK TARN and THE OLD MILL. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14620 Wilson, P.W. THE OLD MILL
New York/Toronto: A Murray Hill Mystery/Rinehart & Company, Inc. (1946). B0006AQY3Q First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good plus, in gray binding with coral spine lettering and device, coral upper-page-edge tint; lacking dust jacket. 
Period mystery (1911-1912), set in England and featuring series character, Sir Julian Morthoe, who also appeared in Wilson's BLACK TARN and BRIDE'S CASTLE. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14621 Wilson, Robert THE HIDDEN ASSASSINS
Orlando/Austin/New York/San Diego/Toronto/London: Harcourt, Inc., (2006). 0151012393 First U.S. edition, first printing: Advance Reading Copy. Hardcover. Fine in pictorial glossy wraps. 
As Inspector Jefe Javier Falcón investigates a faceless, mutilated corpse, the beautiful city of Seville is rocked by a massive explosion. The discovery of a mosque in the basement of a devastated apartment building confirms everybody’s terrorist fears. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14622 Wilson, Robert Charles SPIN
New York: Tor SF/ A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2006). 076534825X Mass market reprint. Mass Market Paperback. Fine, a new book, in illustrated wraps. 
"SPIN is many things: psychological novel, technological thriller, apocalpytic picaresque, cosmological meditation. But it is, foremost, the first major SF novel of 2005, another triumph for RCW in a long string of triumphs."--Locus. Hugo winner. 
Price: 7.99 USD
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14623 Wilson, Robert Charles DARWINIA
New York: Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1998). 0312860382 Book club edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Hardcover. Blind embossed ownership seal to the front endpaper, else fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"SF novel of an alternate 20th century in which Europe has been replaced by Darwinia, a land of jungles and monsters."--Locus. Wilson's MYSTERIUM (1994) won the Philip K. Dick Award. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14624 Wilson, Robert Charles SPIN
New York: TOR / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2005). 0765309386 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. No remainder mark! 
A well-deserved Hugo Award-winning novel with main-stream appeal. When the world population hears that the Earth will cease to exist in 30 to 50 years, things change. People change. They seek solace, science and hope. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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14625 Wilson, Robert Charles MEMORY WIRE
New York: Bantam Books, (1987). 0553268538 First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Hardcover. Minor edgewear and nicks to the covers, else near fine in illustrated wraps. Cover art by Mick McGinty. 
"To escape his past, Keller has become an Eye - an all-seeing, unfeeling human video recorder. But his detatchment fails when he meets Teresa, and he becomes involved in murder, smuggling and worse."--Fantastic Fiction. The author's second novel. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14626 Wilson, Robin DEATH BY DEGREES
New York: St. Martin's, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a very good dust jacket with shelfwear to the edges. 

Price: 15.00 USD
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14627 Wilson, Steve THE LOST TRAVELLER
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1977). 031249890X First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in fuchsia boards with gilt spine stamping; in a mildly age-toned, else fine, illustrated dust jacket. 
"Hell's-Angels-style motorcycle gangs roam a ruined world" (Clute and Nicholls) in this "Motorcycle Grail Quest Epic and Science Fiction Western." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14628 Wilson, Susan THE FORTUNE TELLER'S DAUGHTER
New York: Atria Books, (2002). 074344230X First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
By the author of HAWKE'S COVE and CAMEO LAKE. "A rich story, filled with interesting characters who leap off the page."--Kristin Hannah. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14629 Wilson, Susan SUMMER HARBOR
New York: Atria Books, (2003). 0743442326 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
After twenty years of self-imposed exile from a place she loved as a child, Kiley Harris must return for what might turn out to be monumentally bad timing or the perfect opportunity for a second chance. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14630 Wilson, T.R.C. THE GLUED LAMINATED WOODEN ARCH
Washington, D.C.: United States Department of Agriculture, (1939). First edition. Early former owner's signature at the top of the front wrapper, spine is somewhat darkened and lightly chipped, covers are lightly creased and slightly tanned, text block paper tanned (as expected); otherwise a very good copy in pale yellow wraps. 
Trade-sized perfectbound paperback. Technical Bulletin No. 691; October, 1939. 122 pages; containing text drawings and photographic plates illustrating the text. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14631 Wilson, Tom ZIGGY'S SUNDAY FUNNIES: The Best of the Seventies
Kansas City/New York/Washington: Andrews and McNeel, Inc., (1981). 0836211715 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in bright blue binding with silver stamping; in a soiled illustrated dust jacket that shows a few spots of darker stain; oblong quarto. 
Introduction by David Viscott. Strips reproduced in full-color on rectos only. This copy SIGNED by author/artist Wilson with an original sketch of Ziggy, and the salutation "Best Wishes from Ziggy and Tom Wilson." 
Price: 125.00 USD
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14632 Wilson, William S. BIRTHPLACE: Moving into Nearness
San Francisco: North Point Press, 1982. 0865470685 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in salmon-colored cloth; in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Laurie Anderson. 
SIGNED by the author to the title-page. Wilson's first novel tells the story of a family living on two islands in the Caribbean in the near future. Wilson has contributed to THE BEST AMERICAN SHORT STORIES 1977, NEW DIRECTIONS, and THE PARIS REVIEW. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14633 Wiltsee, Ernest A. THE PIONEER MINER AND THE PACK MULE EXPRESS
Lawrence, Massachusetts: Quarterman Publications, Inc., (1976). 0880000848 First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine, in pale green cloth with gilt lettering; in a very mildly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. 
Wiltsee's history of the early express companies in the mining regions of California, first published in 1931 by the California Historical Society, here in a nifty facsimile re-issue, with additional illustrations, folding map in rear pastedown pocket. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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14634 Wiltz, Chris DIAMOND BEFORE YOU DIE
New York: Mysterious Press, (1987). First edition. Near fine copy in a wraps. 
Uncorrected page proofs in wraps. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14635 Wimberley, Darryl PEPPERFISH KEYS
New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Minotaur, (2007). 0312361394 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Special agent Barrett "Bear" Raines has some slippery fish to fry in Wimberly's cleverly constructed fourth procedural, which hinges on the gruesome murder of Beth Ann Stanton, daughter of Florida senator Baxter Stanton."--PW. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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14636 Winer, Andrew THE COLOR MIDNIGHT MADE
New York: Washington Square Press, (2002). 0743439902 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
"Is it possible to write convincingly about the underbelly of life and at the same time tickle the reader? Andrew Winer has done just that--created a Huck Finn for the new century in this wry, poignant, and very dear first novel."--Elinor Lipman. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14637 Winfield, Jess MY NAME IS WILL: A Novel of Sex, Drugs, and Shakespeare
Boston and New York: Twelve, (2008). 0446508853 First edition, first printing: Advance Reading Copy. Proof. Fine in color illustrated wraps. 
Willie Shakespeare Greenberg, a grad student trying to prove in his hastily conceived thesis that Shakespeare was a closeted Catholic, has run-ins with hallucinatory substances and comely women in this Bard-filled, humorous misadventure. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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14638 Winfield, Richard Dien OVERCOMING FOUNDATIONS: Studies in Systematic Philosophy
New York: Columbia University Press, (1989). 02317008X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in black cloth with reflective pink lettering to the spine; in a bright dust jacket. 309 pages, notes, and an index. 
A collection of essays that challenge post-modernism by arguing for a systematic philosophy without foundations concentrating on the areas of epistemology, ethics, and social and political philosophy drawn from the arguments presented by Hegel. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14639 Wing, G. Milton AN INTRODUCTION TO TRANSPORT THEORY
New York: John Wiley and Sons, (1962). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in lima bean green cloth without dust jacket. 
Written for mathematicians. 168 pages, bibliography, index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14640 Wingate, Anne DEATH BY DECEPTION
New York: Walker and Co., (1988). First edition. Hardcover. A few creases to the last few pages, otherwise fine in dust jacket. 
Review copy with publisher's dated slip laid in. The debut of the Mark Shigata series. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14641 Wingate, Anne THE BUZZARDS MUST ALSO BE FED
New York: Walker and Co., (1991). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Third installment in the Japanese-American Mark Shigata series. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14642 Wingfield, R.D. NIGHT FROST
New York: Bantam Books, (1995). 0553571672 First U.S. edition: paperback original. Mass market paperback. Slight spine slant, mild spine crease, light wear, else near fine in illustrated wraps. 
A Jack Frost mystery in its U.S. debut. Originally issued by Constable in London. Wingfield's popular popular police procedural series is the basis for the ITV television show starring David Jason as Frost. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14643 Wingfield, R.D. FROST AT CHRISTMAS
New York: Bantam Books, (1995). 0553571680 First U.S. edition: paperback original. Mass market paperback. Slight spine slant, mild spine crease, light wear, else near fine in illustrated wraps. 
A Jack Frost mystery in its U.S. debut. Originally issued by PaperJacks in Toronto in 1984,and then by Sphere Books in the U.K. Wingfield's popular popular police procedural series is the basis for the ITV television show starring David Jason as Frost. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14644 Wings, Mary SHE CAME IN A FLASH
New York: New American Library, (1989). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Light toning of pages, else a near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with faint soiling to rear cover. 
An Emma Victor mystery. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14645 Wings, Mary DIVINE VICTIM
(New York): Dutton, (1993). First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A novel of ancient secrets, violent sins, and deadly suspense. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14646 Winkler, Ken THE FURIES ARISE: A Novel of the Indian Mutiny
Berkeley/Gerrards Cross: Dawnfire/Colin Smythe, Ltd., (1984). 0942058011 First edition: paperback Original. Mass market paperback. Some very light soiling, else an unread, nearly fine copy in photo-illustrated wraps. 
Historical novel of 19th century North India--a tinderbox about to erupt into a mutiny of flames and murder. Into the small army town of Meerut comes Stewart Best, an American looking for three Australian criminals who murdered his wife in San Francisco. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14647 Winkowski, Fred; written & illustrated by THE MARTIAN CRYSTAL EGG
(New York, NY): Harper & Row, Publishers, (1980). 0060265612 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in wine cloth over blind-embossed magenta boards, lavender endpapers, spine titles gilt; in a near fine, illustrated dust jacket with mild rubbing and a hint of shelfwear. Oblong octavo. Unpaginated. 
Brave Pik travels through the Martian mountains and saves a mysterious crystal which hatches into an unusual friend. Fred Winkowski's haunting Martian illustrations provide the setting for this gentle fantasy of loyalty and friendship among aliens. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14648 Winslow, Don LIFE AND DEATH OF BOBBY Z
New York: Knopf, (1997). First edition. Near fine copy in wraps. 
Uncorrected proof in wraps. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14649 Winslow, Don THE DEATH AND LIFE OF BOBBY Z
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1997. 0679454292 First U.S. edition: Advance Reader's Edition. Proof. Near fine, in printed wraps with front cover flap. 
From the author of the Neal Carey series, a standalone crime novel "about a felon who is offered a deal to impersonate a drug lord in an exchange of prisoners."--Mike Ashley. SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14650 Winslow, Don DEATH AND LIFE OF BOBBY Z
New York: Knopf, 1997. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14651 Winslow, Pauline Glen BRANDENBURG HOTEL
New York: St. Martin's, (1976). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. 
A Superintendent Capricorn mystery. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14652 Winslow, Pauline Glen THE BRANDENBURG HOTEL
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1976). 0312094507 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket art by Nick Taggart. 
A murder in an enclave of German emigres--who had been labelled potentially dangerous aliens during WWII--is investigated by young Det. Sgt. Capricorn, son of celebrated magician The Great Capricorn. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14653 Winslow, Pauline Glen THE WITCH HILL MURDER
New York: St. Martin's, (1977). First edition. Hardcover. Light toning to the pages, else a near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. 
A Superintendent Capricorn mystery. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14654 Winslow, Pauline Glen COPPER GOLD
New York: St. Martin's, (1978). 0312169663 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Light wear to the shelf edges, else a very good plus copy in a near fine dust jacket. 
Review copy with materials laid in. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14655 Winslow, Pauline Glen THE COUNSELLOR HEART
New York: St. Martin's, (1980). 0312170149 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. 
A Superintendent Capricorn mystery from the author of THE WITCH HILL MURDER and COPPERGOLD. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14656 Winslow, Pauline Glen THE ROCKEFELLER GIFT
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1981). 0312687958 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. 
A Superintendent Capricorn mystery. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14657 Winslow, Pauline Glen CRY IN THE CITY
New York: St. Martin's, (1990). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with traces of wear at the corner tips. 
Review copy with materials laid in. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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14658 Winsor, Diana RED ON WHITE
New York: Stein and Day, (1978). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a very good dust jacket with rubbing to the front and rear covers. 
A Jubilee mystery. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14659 Winspear, Jaqueline MESSENGER OF TRUTH
New York: Henry Holt and Company, (2006). 0805078983 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Lower corner tips lightly bumped, near fine; in a fine dust jacket. 
In the fourth historical mystery to star British psychologist and PI Maisie Dobbs, a pioneering female war reporter who was a classmate of Maisie's at College, asks Maisie to investigate the death of her twin brother a WWI veteran and artist. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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14660 Winter, Douglas, editor PRIME EVIL: New Stories by the Masters of Modern Horror
New York: New American Library, (1988). 0453005721 First edition. Hardcover. Near fine (one corner tip very lightly bumped), in a dust jacket that shows some mild rubbing. With an introduction by Winter. 
The "Masters" represented with never-before-published stories include Stephen King, Clive Barker, Dennis Etchison, Thomas Tessier, Thomas Ligotti, Ramsey Campbell, Peter Straub, Charles Grant, Jack Cady, Whitley Streiber, and more. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14661 Winter, Douglas, editor PRIME EVIL: New Stories by the Masters of Modern Horror
New York: New American Library, (1988). 0453005721 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in a fine dust jacket. 
Original horror and dark fantasy tales by contributors Stephen King, Clive Barker, Dennis Etchison, Thomas Tessier, Thomas Ligotti, Ramsey Campbell, Peter Straub, Charles Grant, Jack Cady, Whitley Streiber, and others. With an introduction by Winter. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14662 Winterbotham, Russ THE MEN FROM ARCTURUS
New York: Avalon Books/Thomas Bouregy and Company, Inc., (1963). B000FEO13I First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Dampstaining to lower rear cover, spine and a tiny portion of front cover, bleeding onto endsheets, thus good only in rose cloth with black spine titles; in a good only dust jacket, with corresponding dampstains, fading to spine panel, rubbing and wear. 
"An alien in a hyperstatial exploring ship tries to exterminate mankind but is frustrated by farmer hero."--Tuck. Jacket design by Ed Emshwhiller. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14663 Winterflood, James MODELLING WITH MARZIPAN
Palos Verdes, Ca.: Continental Publications, (circa 1950s). First edition. Hardcover. Light wear to the upper and lower spine ends, else near fine in laminated color illustrated boards; no dust jacket. 
An introductory history of the art, followed by three recipes, tool use, and complete hands-on instructions. Forty-two color plates depicting step-by step progressions of absolutely charming modeled animals, characters and people. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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14664 Winterhalder, Edward & De Clercq, Wil THE ASSIMILATION: Rock Machine Become Bandidos--Bikers United Against the Hell's Angels
(Ontario, Canada): ECW Press, (2008). 1550228242 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
Inscribed "Victor, you owe Gina big time--pay up!" and SIGNED with a winking smiley drawing, and dated 5-31-08 by the author and former motorcycle gang leader, Edward Winterhalder. A memoir that moves out of the shadows to tell all about bike gang life. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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14665 Winterich, John T.; Randall, David A. A PRIMER OF BOOK-COLLECTING: Newly Revised and Enlarged Edition by John T. Winterich in Collaboration with David A. Randall
New York: Greenburg: Publisher, (1946). First edition thus. Hardcover. Near fine in rust cloth with gilt lettering, rules, and device to the spine; in a uniformly tanned dust jacket with minor wear. 226 pages, index. 
Winterich and Randall, seasoned bookmen of the mid-twentieth century, designed this primer to teach the fundamentals of book collecting; includes chapters on first editions, association books, what makes a book rare, condition, points, and money. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14666 Winters, Jonathan WINTERS' TALES: Stories and Observations for the Unusual
New York: Random House, (1987). 0394564243 Reprint. Hardcover. Fine, in an illustrated dust jacket. 
Hilarious short stories by the popular comedian. With an introduction and illustrations by Winters. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14667 Wintle, W.J. GHOST GLEAMS: Tales of the Uncanny
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Ash-Tree Press, (1999). 1899562699 First edition thus, limited to 500 copies. With an introduction by Richard Dalby. Hardcover. Fine in grey cloth with spine lettered in silver; in a very nearly fine dust jacket showing some mild edgewear; with black-and-white jacket art by Jason C. Eckhardt. 
First published in 1921, this is one of the most elusive titles in the genre of the classic supernatural tale. Frontispiece reproduction of the dust jacket for a 1973 collection of Wintle's works that was never issued. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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14668 Winward, Walter HAMMERSTRIKE
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1979). First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with traces of shelfwear to the upper rear panel. 

Price: 15.00 USD
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14669 Wise, Leonard DOC'S LEGACY
New York: Richardson & Steirman, (1986). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in slightly yellowed dust jacket with light offsetting to rear panel. 
"Doc" Ella returns home to the small farm community of Layton, Iowa after ten years in a Vietnamese prison. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14670 Wish, Harvey SOCIETY AND THOUGHT IN EARLY AMERICA: A Social and Intellectual History of the American People Through 1865
New York: Longmans, Green and Co., 1950. First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket slightly tanned at the spine. 
Octavo. Dr. Wish cites the foreign origins of some of our customs and ideas. 612 pages, bibliography, and an index. Full-page black-and-white photographic plates depicting different aspects of early American life arranged by century. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14671 Wisler, G. Clifton CALEB'S CHOICE
New York: Lodestar Books, (1996). First edition. Hardcover. Very fine in like dust jacket. 
A juvenile novel of the Underground Railroad. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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14672 Witham, W. Tasker THE ADOLESCENT IN THE AMERICAN NOVEL: 1920-1960
New York: Frederick Ungar Publishing Co., (1978). 0804433208 Third printing. Hardcover. Mistrimmed upper corner to page 315, else a near fine copy in light blue cloth; in a bright dust jacket with very light age-toning to the flaps. 345 pages, notes, bibliography, chronological list, index. 
A survey of the literature of adolescence, including adult fiction in which teenagers play a principal part, and novels in which teen issues such as love, juvenile delinquency, careers, are central themes. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14673 Withington, Robert ENGLISH PAGEANTRY: An Historical Outline
New York: Benjamin Blom, Inc., (1963). 0405090986 Reprint. Two volumes. Volume One originally published in 1918 and Volume Two in 1926 by the Harvard University Press. Hardcover. Faint dots of stain to both spines, Volume II has light soil to the page edges, a mildly bumped upper corner tip to the rear cover, else both splendid, near fine examples of this classic work; no dust jackets, as issued. 693 pages. 
Fascinating history of the English pageant (or folk display, procession, or play) from its early forms in the Medieval era to its early 20th century incarnations in the U.S. With 34 b&w illustrations (including both frontispieces), bibliography, index. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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14674 Witt, Leonard, edited by THE COMPLETE BOOK OF FEATURE WRITING: From Great American Feature Writers, Editors and Teachers
(Cincinnati, Ohio): (Writer's Digest Books), (1991). 0898794706 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Pages age-toned, else fine, in teal boards with gilt spine titles; in an age-toned, near fine dust jacket. 
How to write those fun-to-write stories: Personality Profiles, Travel Articles, How-to's, Criticism and Reviews, Human Interest Stories. [278] pages, including index. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14675 Witten, Barbara Yager ISLE OF FIRE MURDER
New York: Walker, (1987). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 

Price: 12.50 USD
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14676 Wodehouse, P.G. VERY GOOD, JEEVES!
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2005). 1585677469 First edition thus. An entry in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
Bertie Wooster in eleven alarming predicaments from which he has to be rescued by his peerless gentleman's gentleman. First published in 1930. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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14677 Wodehouse, P.G. BILL THE CONQUEROR
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2008). 1590200675 First edition thus. An entry in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
Felicia is about to be married off to the dreary Roderick Pyke when big, strong Bill West arrives from New York. Debut for gumshoe Percy Pilbeam, who is here assistant editor of Society Spice, a sordid tell-all scandal sheet. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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14678 Wodehouse, P.G. EGGS, BEANS AND CRUMPETS
New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1940. First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Minor soiling to the covers, extremities mildly rubbed, else very good plus in green pictorial cloth, lettered in dark green; in a new high quality full-color FACSIMILE of the original dust jacket. 
The U.S. edition contains thirteen stories, four more than the UK edition. Four stories about Bingo Little, two Mulliner's, three Ukridge's, and with the addition of three from LORD ELMSWORTH AND OTHERS (1937) and "Trouble Down at Tudsleigh." 
Price: 125.00 USD
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14679 Wodehouse, P.G. MR MULLINER SPEAKING
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2005). 1585676594 First edition thus. An entry in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
More stories about the incredible Mulliner clan, following on from MEET MR MULLINER. Inlcudes "The Man Who Gave Up Smoking"; "The Awful Gladness of the Mater"; "Unpleasantness at Bludleigh Court"; "The Passing of Ambrose"; more. First published in 1929. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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14680 Wodehouse, P.G. SUMMER MOONSHINE
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2003). 1585673900 First edition thus. A volume in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
Sir Buckstone Abbott owns what is possibly the ugliest stately home in England, and he is naturally eager to dispose of it to an American heiress, Princess Dwornitzchek. But the sale is complicated by the Princess's engagement. From 1937. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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14681 Wodehouse, P.G. RING FOR JEEVES
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2004). 1585675245 First edition thus. A volume in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in full grey cloth with gilt spine titling, decorative endpapers; in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket, with the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
The only Jeeves story in which Bertie Wooster makes no appearance involves Jeeves as butler and general factotum to William Belfry, ninth Earl of Rowcester. First published in 1953. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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14682 Wodehouse, P.G. PLUM PIE
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2007). 1590200101 First edition thus. An entry in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
Collection of episodes featuring Wodehouse perennials such as Jeeves and Bertie Wooster, Lord Emsworth, Ukridge, Bingo Little, Mr. Mulliner, Galahad Threepwood and Beach the butler. First published in the UK in 1966 by Herbert Jenkins. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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14683 Wodehouse, P.G. SOMETHING FRESH
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2005). 1585676586 First edition thus. An entry in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
The first of the Blandings castle novels, introducing Lord Emsworth, his family, his secretary and the mandatory Wodehouse cast of butlers, aunts, younger sons, detectives, lovers and imposters. First published in 1915 as SOMETHING NEW. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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14684 Wodehouse, P.G. THE LITTLE NUGGET
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2005). 1585677450 First edition thus. An entry in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
A comic thriller set in an English prep school for the children of the nobility and gentry. Into their midst comes 11-year-old Ogden Ford, the mouthy, overweight, chain-smoking son of an American millionaire. First published in 1913. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14685 Wodehouse, P.G. RIGHT HO, JEEVES
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2000). 2585670588 Reprint. A volume in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in full grey cloth with gilt spine titling; in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket, with the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
The trouble which begins with Gussie Fink-Nottle wandering the streets of London dressed as Mephistopheles reaches its awful climax in his drunken speech to the boys of Market Snodsbury Grammar School. Originally published in 1934. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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14686 Wodehouse, P.G. PIGS HAVE WINGS
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2000). 1585670596 Reprint. A volume in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
After winning the Fat Pig competition for two years in a row with Empress of Blandings, Lord Emsworth's ascendancy at the Agricultural Show is threatened by Sir Gregory Parsloe's new sow, Queen of Matchingham. From 1952. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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14687 Wodehouse, P.G. JEEVES IN THE OFFING
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2002). 1585673250 Reprint. A volume in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Original US title: HOW RIGHT YOU ARE, JEEVES. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in full grey cloth with gilt spine titling, decorative endpapers; in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket, with the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
Anyone who involves himself with Roberta Wickham is asking for trouble, so naturally Bertie Wooster finds himself in just that situation when he goes to stay with his Aunt Dahlia at Brinkley Court. First published in 1960. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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14688 Wodehouse, P.G. THE HEART OF A GOOF
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2006). 1585678376 First edition thus. An entry in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
In nine stories from the 1920's, characters are united by their worship of golf. We meet the full range of humanity--from Rodney Spelvin, the sickeningly good-looking romantic poet, to Rollo Podmarsh, who finishes his round even when fatally poisoned! 
Price: 19.95 USD
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14689 Wodehouse, P.G. PICCADILLY JIM
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2004). 1585676160 First edition thus. A volume in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in full grey cloth with gilt spine titling, decorative endpapers; in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket, with the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
When playboy Jimmy Crocker falls for a girl in London, the quest for love leads him to his Aunt Nesta's house in New York, where his escapades involve impersonating himself and attempting to kidnap Nesta's odious son Odgen. From 1917. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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14690 Wodehouse, P.G. MULLINER NIGHTS
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2003). 1585674338 First edition thus. A volume in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. First published by Herbert Jenkins in 1933. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
Mr Mulliner returns for another series of stories about his extraordinary relations, including Lancelot, Adrian, Cyril, Sacheverell, Eustace, Egbert and Augustine, in a text teeming with tipsy bishops, angry baronets, lady novelists, and haughty dowagers. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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14691 Wodehouse, P.G. HEAVY WEATHER
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2001). 1585672300 Reprint. A volume in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in full grey cloth with gilt spine titling, decorative endpapers; in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket, with the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
There is trouble afoot at Blandings Castle, with publishing magnate Lord Tilbury after Galahad Threepwood's sensational memoirs, and Sir Gregory Parsloe-Parsloe in pursuit of Lord Emsworth's pig yet again. First published in 1933. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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14692 Wodehouse, P.G. UKRIDGE
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2003). 1585674796 First edition thus. A volume in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
Ten tales of Stanley Featherstonehaugh Ukridge, who tries every way of making money, from writing political slogans to opening a college for dogs. In his own eyes, Ukridge is a Great Man and a Visionary. First published in 1924. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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14693 Wodehouse, P.G. THE CAT-NAPPERS
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1974). 0671219723 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Faint rubbing to lower shelf edge, nearly fine in textured brown boards with gilt titles to the spine and a cat portrait embossed in black to the front cover, in a beautiful, fine dust jacket illustrated by Norman Green. No Marks! 
When the doctor advises Bertie to live the quiet life, he and Jeeves head for the pure air and peace of Maiden Eggesford. Published in the U.K. as AUNTS AREN'T GENTLEMEN. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14694 Wodehouse, P.G. JILL THE RECKLESS
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2005). 1585676608 First edition thus. An entry in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
Jill Mariner is arrested for fighting over a parrot, loses all her money on the same day, is abandoned by a pompous fiance, and heads for New York where she ends up in the chorus of a Broadway musical and finds the man of her dreams. First issued in 1920. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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14695 Wodehouse, P.G. SAM THE SUDDEN
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2007). 1585679771 First edition thus. A volume in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in full grey cloth with gilt spine titling, decorative endpapers; in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket, with the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
SAM THE SUDDEN chronicles Spike Murphy, of the John B. Pyneet Export and Import Company's heroic contest for the Office Boys' High-Kicking Championship's final against a willowy youth from the Consolidated Eyebrow Tweezer and Nail File Corporation. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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14696 Wodehouse, P.G. DO BUTLERS BURGLE BANKS?
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2005). 1585677477 First edition thus. An entry in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
Bond's Bank is in trouble, and with the examiners due, only a miracle can save it. Fortunately, just such a miracle is on hand, in the unlikely shape of Appleby, a rotund butler who is secretly head of an ace criminal gang. First published in 1968. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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14697 Wodehouse, P.G. THANK YOU, JEEVES
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2003). 1585674346 First edition thus. An entry in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
While pursuing the love of his life, American heiress Pauline Stoker, Lord "Chuffy" Chuffnell borrows the services of Jeeves, the perfect gentleman's gentleman. First published in 1934. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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14698 Wodehouse, P.G. UNCLE DYNAMITE
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2006). 1585678740 Reprint. A volume in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in full grey cloth with gilt spine titling, decorative endpapers; in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket, with the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
Love is in the air in UNCLE DYNAMITE, and good old Fred (a.k.a. Lord Ickenham) resorts to impersonations, blackmail and ridiculous irreverence in an effort to sort out the havoc of a matchmaking blunderbuss. First published in 1948. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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14699 Wodehouse, P.G. LEAVE IT TO PSMITH
New York: George H. Doran Company, (copyright 1924). Early printing. Blue cloth with blue-black lettering and rules. ''B'' on copyright page. Hardcover. Very good at best: dots of stain and darkening to spine, foxing to upper page edges, mild warping to covers and textblock, edgewear; lacking dust jacket. 
"More lovable than Ukridge, more self-confident than Bertie Wooster, at times more potent even than Jeeves, Psmith is the most eloquent and commanding of all Wodehouse's creations."--Robert McCrum. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14700 Wodehouse, P.G. QUICK SERVICE
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2004). 1585675237 First edition thus. A volume in Overlook's splendid The Collector's Wodehouse. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. With the distinctive jacket art of Andrzej Klimowski. 
When imperious American widow Beatrice Chavender eats a forkful of inferior ham at her sister's country house near London, it affects the lives of everyone around her...most of all, Mrs. Chavender's one-time fiance, "Ham King" J.B. Duff. From 1940. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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