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4901 Dexter, Colin THE REMORSEFUL DAY
New York: Crown Publishers, (2000). 0609606220 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The final Inspector Morse novel. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4902 Dezenhall, Eric SPINNING DIXIE
New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, (2007). 031234063X First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
Dezenhall's recurring narrator, Jonah Eastman has risen from his Jersey mob upbringing through the pollster ranks and is now President James Lee Truitt's press secretary during a time of upheaval: it's 2005, and the war on terror rages. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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4903 Di Peso, Dr. Charles C. CASAS GRANDES: A Fallen Trading Center of the Gran Chichimeca--Three Volume Set
Dragoon, AZ/Flagstaff, AZ: The Amerind Foundation, Inc./Northland Press, 1974. B0006CF0MK First edition, first printing. Black and tan cloth, titles and rules gilt. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, without dust jackets, as issued. Still in the publisher's unopened shrinkwrap. Quarto. 1104 pages; numerous photographic illustrations and drawings by Alice Wesche; each volume contains a folding map. 
The first three volumes (of a set of 8 volumes), complete in itself, comprising the narrative description of the Casas Grandes site. Volume I: Preceramic-Viejo Periods; Volume 2: Medio Period; Volume 3: Tardio and Espanoles Periods. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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4904 Di Prima, Diane MEMOIRS OF A BEATNIK
(New York, New York): Penguin Books, (1988). 0140235396 First Penguin edition, a trade-sized paperback. Hardcover. Faint age-toning to pages, else fine, in photo-pictorial wraps. 
Moving account of a powerful woman artist coming of age sensually and intellectually in a movement dominated by a small confederacy of men, many of whom she lived with and loved. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4905 Diamond, Graham THE BEAST OF HADES: Adventures of the Empire Princess #4
(New York): Playboy Paperbacks, (1981). 087216821 First edition: Paperback Original. #16821. Mass market paperback. Trace of wear to the fore-edge, else a fine, unread copy in illustrated wraps. Cover art features a sword-wielding barbaric woman seemingly modelled after Raquel Welch in ONE MILLION YEARS B.C. At her feet are a rabbit, a wolf and a greenish supine man. 
"THE HAVEN is a superb creation and I have been recommending it to all. The Haven stories are a wonderful experience."--Andre Norton. Fourth entry in the saga of Stacy the titular princess and her animal friends. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4906 Diamond, Graham MARRAKESH NIGHTS
New York: Fawcett Gold Medal, (1984). 0449125025 First edition: Paperback Original. #12502-5. Mass market paperback. A hint of wear, else nearly fine, in color-illustrated wraps with artwork by Kirk Reinert. 
Paperback original Arabian adventure in Diamond's "Marrakesh" series. Diamond is also the author of the "Haven" and "Samarkand" sequences of fantasy novels. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4907 Diamond, Joseph S. DOOR OF HOPE
New York: Greenburg: Publisher, (1951). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in blue boards, spine titles and rules in black; in a near fine pictorial dust jacket that is lightly shelfworn and rubbed, with a somewhat soiled rear panel. 
Based on incidents borrowed from his own childhood, Dr. Diamond's novel, set against the backdrop of a 19th-century Rumanian peasant revolt, tells the story of a young idealist who has returned from America imbued with the belief in freedom and equality. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4908 Diamond, Leila and Wolman, Sandra R., editors VIRAL ONCOGENESIS AND CELL DIFFERENTIATION: The Contributions of Charlotte Friend
New York, New York: The New York Academy of Sciences, 1989. 0897665503 First edition. Trade paperbound issue. Trade Paperback. Upper and lower corner tips very lightly bumped, a mild bump to the upper shelf-edge, else a near fine copy in illustrated wraps. 
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Volume 567. The concepts that Charlotte Friend helped to evolve are in the forefront of cancer research and attract the attention of the leading cancer scientists of our time. 356 pages. Frontispiece portrait. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4909 Dibdin, Michael AND THEN YOU DIE
New York: Pantheon Books, (2002). 0375421882 First U.S. edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in bright mustard-colored printed wraps. 
The eighth mystery featuring Italian detective Aurelio Zen is a sequel to BLOOD RAIN, in which Zen survived a car bomb attack. The story continues with Zen in hiding as a surprise witness against the Mafia while a killer stalks him. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4910 Dibdin, Michael THE DYING OF THE LIGHT
London: Faber & Faber, (1993). 0571168736 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
At Eventide Lodge, an old-age home run by two tyrannical sisters, a murderer hides among a cast of assorted characters: a retired colonel, a playboy, a wealthy invalid, and a Jewish financier. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4911 Dibdin, Michael DARK SPECTRE
London: Faber and Faber, (1995). 0571175236 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 
Is an obscure religious sect dedicated to the scriptural study of the poetry of William Blake from the Pacific Northwest connected to a series of killings nationwide? 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4912 Dibdin, Michael DARK SPECTRE
London: Faber & Faber, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4913 DiCamillo, Kate THE TALE OF DESPEREAUX: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread
Cambridge, Massachushetts: Candlewick Press, (2003). 0763617220 First edition, first printing. Newbery Medal winner! Hardcover. Fine, in illustrated boards; in a near fine, illustrated first state dust jacket with a small closed tear to the lower front panel. Illustrated by Timothy Basil Ering. 
"A charming story of unlikely heroes...Ering's pencil illustrations are stunning, reflecting DiCamillo's extensive light and darkness imagery as well as the sweet, fragile nature of the tiny mouse hero who lives happily ever after."--Karin Snelson. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4914 Dick, Bernard F. THE STAR-SPANGLED SCREEN: The American World War II Film
(Lexington, Kentucky): The University Press of Kentucky, (1985). 0813101549 First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in red cloth, in a photo-pictorial dust jacket that has light general edge wear, small light abrasions and indentations to the front panel, and a slightly faded spine panel. 
An in-depth study of American WWII films, focusing mainly on films made during the war itself. With filmographies, notes, biographical essays and two indexes. Illustrated with black-and-white film stills. 294 pgs. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4915 Dick, Philip K. FLOW MY TEARS, THE POLICEMAN SAID
New York: Vintage Books/A Division of Random House, (1993). 067974066X Trade Paperback reprint. Trade Paperback. Fine, a new book, in illustrated wraps. 
"Dick was many authors: a poor man's Pynchon, an oracular postmodern, a rich product of the changing counterculture."--Village Voice. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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4916 Dick, Philip K. CONFESSIONS OF A CRAP ARTIST
New York: Entwhistle Books, 1975. First edition, first printing: Trade paperback issue. One of 500 paperbound copies printed. Trade Paperback. Fine, as new in illustrated wraps. Cover art by Richard Powers. Octavo. 171 pages. 
Widely considered the best of Dick's experimental mainstream novels, this book was written in 1959 but remained unpublished for sixteen years. With introduction by Paul Williams. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4917 Dick, Philip K. FLOW MY TEARS, THE POLICEMAN SAID: Original Unused Dust Jacket Only
New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1974. 038500871 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. NEW, unused and unfolded original dust jacket. DUST JACKET ONLY. 
The novel, which was a 1974 Nebula and 1975 Hugo Award nominee, won the John W. Campbell Award for 1975. This is a rare opportunity to acquire the original first edition dust jacket in "fresh from the publisher" condition. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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4918 Dick, Philip K. THE ZAP GUN
New York: Pyramid Books, (1967). B000EWDIZI First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Pyramid R-1569; cover price, $.50. Mass Market Paperback. Unread, pages age-toned, spine just a trifle cocked, tiny crease to rear cover; thus near fine, in illustrated wraps with artwork by Jack Gaughan. 
"Alien Satellites Circle the Earth--and Man's Only Hope is a Mad Cartoonist." Novel of a futuristic arms race first published as a serial in the magazine Worlds of Tomorrow between November 1965 and January 1966 as "Project Plowshare." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4919 Dick, Philip K. VALIS
New York: Vintage Books/A Division of Random House, (1991). 0679734465 Trade Paperback reprint. Trade Paperback. Fine, a new book, in illustrated wraps. 
"The fact that what Dick is entertaining us about is reality and madness, time and death, sin and salvation--this has escaped most critics. Nobody notices that we have our own homegrown Borges."--Ursula K. LeGuin. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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4920 Dick, Philip K. MINORITY REPORT
London: Gollancz, (2002). 1857987381 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Corner tips very lightly bumped, else fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Collection of nine stories (four were the basis of films), with an introduction by Malcolm Edwards. A film tie-in edition to the Spielberg film. This is different from the US collection of the same title."--Locus. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4921 Dick, Philip K. COUNTERFEIT UNREALITIES
(New York, New York): SFBC Science Fiction, (2002). 0739426141 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Blind-embossed ownership seal to the front endpaper, else near fine; in a near fine illustrated dust jacket with pleasingly disorienting jacket art by Bruce Jensen. 
This nifty original hardcover issue from the Science Fiction Book Club gathers four of Dick's essential novels, UBIK, DO ANDROIDS DREAM OF ELECTRIC SHEEP? (source of BLADE RUNNER), THE THREE STIGMATA OF PALMER ELDRITCH, and A SCANNER DARKLY. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4922 Dick, Philip K. UBIK
New York: Vintage Books/A Division of Random House, (1991). 0679736646 Trade Paperback reprint. Trade Paperback. Fine, a new book, in illustrated wraps. 
"Dick was one of the genuine visionaries that North American fiction has produced in this century, and his best novels constitute as significant a body of work as that of any writer in this country in the last 30 years."--L.A. Weekly. 
Price: 12.95 USD
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4923 Dick, Philip K. THE MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons/SFBC, [1980]. Book club edition. Selection of the Science Fiction Book Club for March 1980. SIGNED by cover artist Tony Gleason. Hardcover. Small stain to the lower page edges, else near fine in gray boards with black spine lettering; in a near fine, lightly shelfworn illustrated dust jacket. Cover art by Tony Gleason. 
Dick's seminal novel of an Earth where the Allied powers lost World War II is a landmark not only in Dick's career, but in the entire genre of science fiction. Hugo Award for Best Novel. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4924 Dick, Philip K. A SCANNER DARKLY
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1977. 0385016131 First edition, second printing (does not state "First edition" and has the code H-13 on page 216). Hardcover. Remainder spray to the lower page edges, else fine; in a very nearly fine illustrated dust jacket with minor edge wear. First state dust jacket priced $6.95 with only a hint of fading to the spine. 
Philip K. Dick's semi-autobiographical novel--set in a dystopian Orange County, California in the then-future of June 1994. A chilling drug novel, given credence by Dick's own experiences with drugs, where paranoia links up with reality. Filmed. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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4925 Dick, Philip K.; St. Clair, Margaret THE WORLD JONES MADE; AGENT OF THE UNKNOWN
(New York, N.Y.): Ace Books, (1956). First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Ace Double #D-150; $.35 cover price. Mass market paperback. Very good, with some creasing to the covers, light edge wear; in illustrated wraps. 
Do-si-do debut of Dick's THE WORLD JONES MADE--a tale of a former carnival barker and preacher who can see one year into the future; backed by St. Clair's AGENT OF THE UNKNOWN. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4926 Dickens, Charles GREAT EXPECTATIONS
Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library/Oxford University Press, (1982). First edition thus. Limited edition of 7500 copies. Fine in full ruby-red leather, decorated and lettered in gilt, gilt-lettered black leather spine and cover label, hubbed spine, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, bound-in, satin ribbon marker. Tissue-guarded portrait of Dickens by Yves Beaujard. 
A deluxe edition privately printed by the Franklin Library exclusively for subscribers to The Oxford Library of Charles Dickens. With twenty-one illustrations by F.W. Pailthorpe and an introduction by Frederick Page. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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4927 Dickens, Charles THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD
Oxford/New York/Toronto/Melbourne: Oxford University Press, (1987). 0192545167 Reprint. Hardcover. Fine in brown, pebbled boards with silver titles to the spine; in a fine dust jacket. 
The Oxford Illustrated Dickens series contains the original first edition illustrations. Included here are the main theories for solving Dickens' mystery. Introduction by S.C. Roberts. 278 pages; 14 illustrations by Luke Fildes and Charles Collins. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4928 Dickens, Charles; (McCallum, David) OUR MUTUAL FRIEND
London: Macdonald, (1957). First edition thus: with the original illlustrations by Marcus Stone and an introduction by J.B. Priestley. Hardcover. Narrow bands of offsetting to endsheets, else about near fine; in the original printed plastic dust jacket that has yellowed with age, and shows a large chip and tear to front panel, nick to spine heel. 
A Macdonald Illustrated Classic. This copy distinguished by the endsheet signature of actor (and as "Illya Kuryakin" one-time teen heartthrob) David McCallum with his addendum, "B.B.C. Television. Christmas. 1958." 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4929 Dickens, Charles; illustrated by Louis Slobodkin THE MAGIC FISHBONE
(New York, N.Y.): The Vanguard Press, (1953). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A whisper of wear to the shelf edges, else fine, in pictorial boards; in near fine illustrated dust jacket that shows some age-darkening, mild edgewear, and a few tiny nicks to interior of rear panel at spine fold. 
"What could be a happier introduction to any author than a tale so enchanting as THE MAGIC FISHBONE?"--Annis Duff. Dickens' offbeat fairy tale, here with the stylish and witty illustrations of Slobodkin, in pastel-hued colors and in black-and-white. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4930 Dickerson, Gary E. THE CINEMA OF BASEBALL: Images of America, 1929-1989
Westport/London: Meckler, (1991). 0887367100 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in gilt-lettered blue cloth binding; no dust jacket as issued. Illustrated intext with b&w stills; 178 pages, including index. 
Scholarly analysis of America's pasttime as seen through the filter of the silver screen during the sound era, 1929 through 1989. Dickerson launches his study with an interesting discussion of PRIDE OF THE YANKEES as the baseball biopic prototype. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4931 Dickey, James ALNILAM
Garden City, New York: Doubleday and Company, Inc., 1987. 0385065493 First edition. Hardcover. Spine ends lightly crimped, else a near fine copy in blue cloth stamped in gilt; in a price-clipped pictorial dust jacket that shows some corresponding light creasing to spine ends and overall mild age-toning. 
Massive, dense novel of WWII, mysticism and the exhilaration of flying, from the award-winning poet and author of DELIVERANCE. The title refers to a secret group named for the middle star in the belt of Orion, the hunter constellation. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4932 Dickey, James DELIVERANCE
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1970. 0395076137 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild, inevitable fading to the endpapers, else a near fine copy in tan linen, with green titles; in a lightly shelfworn illustrated dust jacket that shows the usual edgewear, rubbing, and nicking to the spine ends and shelf edges. 
The poet's first novel, adapted into a landmark film by John Boorman with a screenplay by Dickey--who makes a cameo appearance in the movie. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4933 Dickey, James DELIVERANCE
Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1981. First edition thus. Limited SIGNED edition. One of an undisclosed number of copies SIGNED by the author, James Dickey. Hardcover. Fine in gilt-stamped full red leather with satin endpapers, hubbed spine, all eges gilt, and ribbon marker. Illustrated in color by Barron Storey. 
Deluxe limited issue of the poet's first novel, adapted into a landmark film by John Boorman with a screenplay by Dickey (who makes a cameo appearance in the movie). Contains a two-page introduction by the author that is exclusive to this edition. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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4934 Dickey, James, author; Angel, Marie, illustrator TUCKY THE HUNTER
New York: Crown Jewel/Crown Publishers, Inc., (1978). 0517532581 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in forest-green linen with gilt titles to the spine; in a fine dust jacket. Oblong 8vo. 
Marvelous modern-illuminated letter-heads that each incorporate an animal as well as splendidly depicted watercolor animal illustrations in their natural habitats, enhance the charm of a children's narrative poem by the National Book award-winning author. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4935 Dickey, James; Watson, Richard Jesse, illustrator BRONWEN, THE TRAW, AND THE SHAPE-SHIFTER: A Poem in Four Parts
San Diego/New York/London: Bruccoli Clark/Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers, (1986). 0152125809 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Short black mark to the upper shelf edges, else near fine in beige linen over slate-blue boards with gilt titles to the spine; in a fine dust jacket. Quarto. Beautifully enhanced with Watson's dramatic gouache illustrations. 
An epic-narrative poem tells the magical multi-layered tale of young girl's adventures with nature, animals, and the elements as she faces fear, battles shape-shifters, and conquers the "all-dark." A Parent's Choice Award-winner. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4936 Dickinson, Peter A SUMMER IN THE TWENTIES
New York: Pantheon Books, (1981). 0394513304 First U.S. edition, first printing: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine; in a near fine dust jacket. 
A romantic adventure story, set in 1926 during Britain's postwar social and economic turmoil, by the award-winning author of detective novels and children's books. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4937 Dickinson, Peter SLEEP & HIS BROTHER
New York: Harper & Row, (1971). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a price-clipped dust jacket w/shelfwear to spine edges else very good plus. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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4938 Dickinson, Peter WALKING DEAD
New York: Pantheon, (1977). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket. 
Review copy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4939 Dickinson, Peter WALKING DEAD
New York: Pantheon, (1977). 0394420101 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. An about near fine copy in a lightly age-toned pictorial dust jacket; jacket design by Paul Bacon. 
Fascinating, offbeat mystery from the literate and inventive Dickinson; this one takes place in a Caribbean setting and has as its hero a research doctor who makes his living training rats to run through mazes; the key to the puzzle: one of the rats! 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4940 Dickinson, Peter HINDSIGHT
New York: Pantheon, (1983). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 

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4941 Dickinson, Peter DEATH OF A UNICORN
New York: Pantheon, (1984). 0394539478 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Small tear to rear end paper else near fine in dust jacket. 
A novel of suspense from the author of HINDSIGHT. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4942 Dickinson, Peter DEATH OF A UNICORN
New York: Pantheon, (1984). First U.S. edition: Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Suspense thriller in Dickinson's unique voice, rich in character delineation, elegant in prose style. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4943 Dickinson, Peter GIANT COLD
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1984. 0575031859 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Juvenile fantasy novelette, by the versatile and brilliant Mr. Dickinson; line drawing illustrations and color jacket art by Alan E. Cober. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4944 Dickinson, Peter TEFUGA
New York: Pantheon Books, (1986). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a closed tear to the upper front panel. 
"Peter Dickinson ('One of the most original story writers of the decade.'--Newgate Callendar) has written a vivid and compelling mystery set in colonial and present-day Nigeria." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4945 Dickinson, Peter PERFECT GALLOWS
New York: Pantheon Books, (1988). 0394563115 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Upper corner tips lightly bumped, else very nearly fine, in an illustrated dust jacket. Beautiful jacket illustration by Robert Goldstrom of a roomful of doves with a hanged body reflected in each bird's eye. 
A novel of suspense from the man the Boston Globe called the "master of the literate thriller," and the author of THE GLASS-SIDED ANTS' NEST and THE POISON ORACLE. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4946 Dickinson, Peter SKELETON-IN-WAITING
New York: Pantheon, (1989). 0394580028 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
The sequel to Dickinson's popular novel KING AND JOKER. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4947 Dickinson, Peter SOME DEATHS BEFORE DYING
(New York): The Mysterious Press, (1999). 089296696 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Literate, moving novel of suspense and character from the extraordinary Mr. Dickinson. "He is the true original, a superb writer who revitalizes the conventions of the genre...a master."--P.D. James. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4948 Dickinson, Peter PLAY DEAD
New York: The Mysterious Press, (1992). 0892964782 First U.S. edition, first printing: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A complicated thriller featuring English divorcee Poppy Tasker, who is drawn into international intrigue while baby-sitting her grandchild. Gold Dagger nominated novel by the English author most notably known for children's books and detective stories. 
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4949 Dickinson, Peter; Foreman, Michael, illustrator CITY OF GOLD And Other Stories from the Old Testament
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1980. 0575028831 First edition. Illustrated with color plates and b&w chapter heads by Foreman, who has SIGNED the title-page. Hardcover. Some (damp?) riffling to preliminary pages and end matter, else near fine: attractively re-bound in quarter leather, spine hubbed, lettered and ruled in gilt, over peacock-feather patterned cloth; housed in custom paper-over-boards slipcase, lightly worn. 
One of the most literate, versatile, and inventive of contemporary novelists--whose work blurs genres and obliterates age divisions--here retells Old Testament tales for readers young and old; a Carnegie Medal winner. Printed on coated stock. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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4950 Dickinson, Peter; illustrated by Emma Chichester-Clark TIME AND THE CLOCK MICE, ETCETERA
(New York, N.Y.): Delacorte Press, (1993). 0385320388 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in laminated pictorial binding; in a fine, as-new illustrated dust jacket. 
Old man repairing fantastic town hall clock discovers it is inhabited by telepathic mice. "Of all my books this and Chuck and Danielle were the purest fun to write, irresponsible larky time-off from serious work."--Peter Dickinson. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4951 Dickinson, Weed DEAD MAN TALKS TOO MUCH
Philadelphia/London: J.B. Lippincott Company, (1937). First edition, first printing. This copy warmly inscribed and SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Light wear and short tear to spine crown, mild soiling to beige cloth covers, internals sharp and clean, thus a very good plus copy; in a high quality FACSIMILE dust jacket. 
Latimer-esque yarn by the pulp and film writer concerns Circus Ed Haley, a PR flack for Amalgated Pictures who is sent to Agua Caliente to retrieve star Maronne Martinez and finds a dead gigolo in her bungalow. He calls on NYC dick Burt Calhoun for help. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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4952 Dicks, Terrance DOCTOR WHO: PLANET OF GIANTS
(London): A Target Book/W.H. Allen & Co. Plc., (1990). 0426203453 First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Target No. 145. Mass market paperback. Tight and possibly unread. Near fine with a short, very minor crease to upper front cover. 
A novelization of the original television script by Louis Marks. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4953 Dickson, Edward Pratt THE SHADOWS OF DESIRE: An Anthology
Denver: Big Mountain Press, (1956). First edition. Inscribed to bookman Lawrence Clark Powell, dated in the year of publication and SIGNED by Dickson to the front free endpaper. Hardcover. Mild age-toning to textblock and endsheets, else a near fine copy; in soiled, nicked dust jacket that shows almost complete separation at the front flap fold. 
Dickson's personal Bartlett--a commonplace book of inspirational quotations drawn from a variety of sources, literary, liturgical and scientific. Powell's copy, with his discreet bookplate to pastedown. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4954 Dickson, Gordon SOLDIER, ASK NOT
New York: Daw Books, Inc., (1975). First edition thus. Daw Books #172. Covers lightly rubbed, otherwise a near fine copy in wraps. Originally published in shorter form as a Hugo-winning novella. 
Cover art by Kelly Freas. A Dorsai novel. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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4955 Dickson, Gordon R. THE R-MASTER
Philadelphia and New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, (1973). B000HK9UE0 Book Club edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club; with the code ''E6'' on page 185, ''6089'' on rear jacket flap. Hardcover. A pair of shallow dings to rear cover, else fine, in bright red boards with black spine lettering; in an about near fine, age-toned, rubbed, and lightly edgeworn illustrated dust jacket. A psychedelic hypodermic needle dominates the jacket art. 
"In this novel's utopian/dystopian future, humanity is governed by a routine repressive bureaucracy...one of the earliest SF novels to deal with smart-drugs...intellectually stimulating."--sfreviews. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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4956 Dickson, Gordon R. THREE TO DORSAI!: Three Novels from the Childe Cycle: NECROMANCER; TACTICS OF MISTAKE; DORSAI!
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1975). B000GQ7SZ8 Reprint, issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Printed with the code U7 on page 532. Hardcover. Small faint spot of stain to the top page edges, else very nearly fine, in a very nearly fine illustrated dust jacket that shows mild age-toning. Jacket painting by Larry Kresek. 
Comprises NECROMANCER, TACTICS OF MISTAKE and DORSAI! (in its original, unabridged version). Introductions to each of the novels by Dickson, written expressly for the Book Club edition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4957 Dickson, Gordon R. THE DRAGON AND THE GNARLY KING
New York: Tor/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1997). 0312861575 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Nearly fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket painting by Boris Vallejo. 
Third book in the fantasy series begun with THE DRAGON AND THE GEORGE and continued with THE DRAGON KNIGHT. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4958 Dickson, Gordon R. ANCIENT, MY ENEMY
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., (1974). 0385052022 Book club edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. With the code E36 on page 214. Jacket code, 6310. Hardcover. An age-darkened, about near fine example, in yellow boards with black spine lettering; in an age-toned, lightly rubbed, mildy edgeworn, about near fine illustrated dust jacket. Jacket by Peter Rauch. 
Nine Dickson tales; comprises the title story, "The Odd Ones"; "The Monkey Wrench"; "Tiger Green"; "The Friendly Man"; "Love Me True"; "Our First Death"; "In the Bone"; "The Bleak and Barren Land." 
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4959 Dickson, Gordon R. MASTERS OF EVERON
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1979). First edition, issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Printed with the code J32 on page 212. Hardcover. Near fine in an illustrated dust jacket that shows some minor rubbing to the spine panel, a short, light scratch to the front panel, and minor age-toning. Full-color, wraparound jacket art by Mike Hinge. 
On a strange, distant world colonized by Earth, Jef Robini must solve the mystery of his brother's death and unlock the secrets of the planet Everon. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4960 Dickson, Gordon R. DORSAI!
New York: Ace Books, (1980). First edition thus. Ace #16015-8. Small minor crease to rear cover, otherwise a fine copy in wraps. Originally published in a shorter version as ''The Genetic General.'' 
New afterword by Sandra Miesel. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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4961 Dickson, Gordon R. WOLF AND IRON
New York: Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1990). 0312932146 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very nearly fine, in blue boards with silver spine lettering; in a very nearly fine, age-darkened, spine-faded, illustrated dust jacket. Jacket design by Joe Curcio. 
After the economic collapse of civilization, scientist Jeeris Belamy Waltar makes his way across a violent and lawless America--he could never make it on his own, but with his new companion--a huge grey Wolf--he just may make it. 
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4962 Dickson, Gordon R. HOME FROM THE SHORE
New York: Sunridge Press, A Grosset & Dunlap Company/A Division of Charter Comm., (1978), 044813540X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Lower corner tips slightly bumped, a hint of rubbing to the lower shelf edges, slight tan-paper residue on rear pastedown, very good plus in color illustrated boards; issued without dust jacket. This Library edition binding is the only hardcover. 
The Nebula and Hugo Award-winner depicts humanity facing crises of survival and growth in this exciting tale of a hostile divorce between land and sea. Illustrated throughout by James R. Odbert. Prequel to the reconcilatory SPACE SWIMMERS. 
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4963 Dickson, Gordon R. THE DRAGON AND THE GEORGE
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1976). B000BP8Y1G Book club reprint edition. Hardcover. Fine, in a fine, illustrated dust jacket that shows a hint of wear at the edges. Terrific Boris Vallejo jacket painting of a dragon, a girl, and a knight in shining armor. 
Jim Eckert must follow his love into another dimension, a medieval world of knights, dragons and magicians. A popular fantasy from the author of the Dorsai trilogy. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4964 Dickson, Gordon R. TIME STORM
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1977). Book club edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. With the code I06 on page 440. Jacket code, 2222. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in blue boards, with black spine titling; in a very nearly fine, mildly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. Artwork by Don Brautigan. 
"SF novel of three survivors of a time storm that destroyed life on Earth and threatens the universe."--LOCUS. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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4965 Dickson, Mora BAGHDAD AND BEYOND
Chicago, Illinois: Rand McNally & Company, (1961). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket with one short closed edge tear. 
The author accompanied her husband on a mission in Iraq. Marvelous illustrations by the author. Memoirs of Iraq. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4966 DiClerico, James M. and Barry J. Pavelec THE JERSEY GAME: The History of Modern Baseball from Its Birth to the Big Leagues in the Garden State
New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, (1991). 0813516528 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Octavo. 279 pages; appendices, bibliography, and an index. Photos and facsimiles. 
"After persuasively arguing Hoboken, New Jersey's claim as organized baseball's birthplace, two fans present the state's role in the sport.... A solid, judicious study written in a lively manner."--Library Journal. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4967 Diehl, William REIGN IN HELL
New York: Ballantine Books, (1997). 0345411447 First edition. Hardcover. Near fine, in laminated, decorated boards and coordinated dust jacket. The front cover shows a pair of menacing eyes and the three-quarter length jacket acts as a mask for the lower part of the mysterious face. 
A Martin Vail novel from the author of PRIMAL FEAR. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4968 Dietz, Denise BEAT UP A COOKIE
New York: Walker, (1994). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
Signed by the author. An Ellie Bernstein/Peter Miller mystery. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4969 Dillard, J.M. Star Trek: THE LOST YEARS
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney/Tokyo: Pocket Books, (1989). 0671682938 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in an age-toned, else fine, illustrated dust jacket. 
What exactly happened to the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise after the end of their five-year mission? How did that mission end? What did they do before they were reunited for the Star Trek films? At last, the book that provides the answers. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4970 Dillinger, Joseph R., editor LOW TEMPERATURE PHYSICS & CHEMISTRY: Proceedings...Held at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, August 26-31, 1957
Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press, 1958. First edition. Hardcover. A near fine copy in a lightly shelfworn dust jacket with some minor fraying and creasing at the head of the spine. 
Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Low Temperature Physics and Chemistry. 676 pages, notes, appendices. Text figures and equations. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4971 DiLucchio, Jane RELATIONSHIPS CAN BE MURDER
Norwich, VT: New Victoria Publishers, (2005). 1892281236 First edition, first printing: trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Fine, in illustrated wraps. A new book! SIGNED by the author at an event in our shop. 
"A delightful debut mystery that's sure to win loads of loyal fans...with irreverent teacher, Dee DelValle, as its sassy sleuth, an endearing, irrepressible band of sidekicks, and warmth and charm to spare."--Kris Neri. 
Price: 13.95 USD
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4972 Dimitroff, George Z. & Baker, James G. TELESCOPES AND ACCESSORIES
Philadelphia: The Blakiston Company, (1945). First edition. Hardcover. Previous owner's discreet rubber-stamp to front free endsheet, else a fine copy in gilt lettered and ruled, red-brown faux-leather binding, uniform with the series; printed on coated stock; no dust jacket, as issued. 
309 pages; figures, appendices, index. Part of The Harvard Books on Astronomy series edited by Harlow Shapley and Bart J. Bok. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4973 Dinallo, Greg FINAL ANSWERS
New York: Pocket Books, (1992). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 

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4974 Dine, Jim; introduction by Virginia Allen JIM DINE DESIGNS FOR A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
New York: The Museum of Modern Art, (1968). B0006BRYJS First edition, first printing: a chapbook original. Covers tanned, else fine, unread, perfect-bound with slick, illustrated cardstock wraps. Square short octavo. 
In March 1968 John Hancock joined forces with New York painter Jim Dine to stage an avant-garde production of MIDSUMMER at the San Francisco Actor's Theatre. Dine's designs for sets and costumes are reproduced here in b&w and color. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4975 Dingle, Herbert THE SPECIAL THEORY OF RELATIVITY
London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., (1959). Reprint. Hardcover. Rear corners and upper spine edge lightly bumped, tiny stain to upper page edges, very mild spine slant, else near fine in blue cloth with silver lettering to front cover and spine; no dust jacket. Small octavo. 
94 pages; figures, index. This book examines the effect of the relativity theory on the fundamental concepts of physics while presenting the theory as a mathematical formulation of relations first discovered in the world of experience. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4976 Diorio, Neil G., M.D. THE WILL
Santa Ana, California: Seven Locks Press, (2004). 193164330X First edition, first printing: Advance Reading Copy. Proof. Fine in illustrated wraps. 
The first in a medical suspense novel trilogy that examines the internal workings and shortcomings of the medical profession. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4977 DiPego, Gerald KEEPER OF THE CITY
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 

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4978 Diplock, Anthony T.; Machlin, Lawrence J.; Packer, Lester; Pryor, William A., editors VITAMIN E: Biochemistry and Health Implications
New York, New York: The New York Academy of Sciences, 1989. First edition. Small stain to the lower page edges, foxing to the page edges and front cover, mild crease to the lower front cover, else a very good copy in illustrated wraps. Trade paperbound. 
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences: Volume 570. The result of a conference held in New York City on Oct. 31-Nov. 2, 1988. 555 pages; subject index and index of contributors. Illustrated with figures and tables. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4979 Director, Roger A PLACE TO FALL
New York: Villard, (1996). 0679447873 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"A writhing snake pit of venal egos sits at the center of America's biggest cultural empire--network television. Director knows the snakes and the snake handlers and delivers the whole venomous mess in a sharply written, hilarious tale."--Eric Bogosian. 
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4980 Disch, Thomas M. FUN WITH YOUR NEW HEAD
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1971. B0006C5GGA First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Faint traces of stain to lower edges of covers, glue-reaction darkening at inner hinges, else fresh, fine, in beige cloth with black stamping; in a lightly worn, mildly age-toned, near fine dust jacket, also showing dots of remainder spray to lower edges. 
Collection of seventeen short stories originally published as UNDER COMPULSION by Rupert Hart-Davis in 1968. "His originality of theme and intensity of language are a delight to jaded palates."--Edmund Cooper. Jacket collage by Anita Siegel. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4981 Disch, Thomas M. TRIPLICITY: ECHO ROUND HIS BONES; THE GENOCIDES; THE PUPPIES OF TERRA
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., [No date]. 1299454712 First edition thus: Issued from the Science Fiction Book Club; with the code K10 on page 408. Hardcover. Fine, in caramel boards; in a very mildly worn, lightly age-toned near fine dust jacket with artwork by Ron Logan. 
Three early works by the intellectually audacious, highly respected author of CAMP CONCENTRATION, ON WINGS OF SONG, and 334. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4982 Disch, Thomas M. THE M.D.: A Horror Story
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. 039458662X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very nearly fine, in a fine, if faintly age-toned, illustrated dust jacket. Eerie jacket art and design by Archie Ferguson. 
A supernatural suspense novel set in the recent past and the near future. Billy Michael's life is changed when, as a child, he encounters the god Mercury, who teaches him about powers that can cause pain as well as heal it. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4983 Disch, Thomas M., editor THE NEW IMPROVED SUN: An Anthology of Utopian S-F
New York/Evanston/San Francisco/London: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1975). 006011052X First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket that shows just a suggestion of age-toning. A lovely copy. 
Contributors include: Disch, Sladek, Aldiss, Russ, Harry Harrison, Gene Wolfe, H.G. Wells, Charles Naylor, James Keilty, Cassandra Nye, Eleanor Arnason, M. John Harrison, B.F. Skinner (!), Jonathan Greenblatt. Introduction by Disch. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4984 Disher, Garry KICKBACK
(North Sydney): Allen & Unwin, (1991). 1863731075 First edition, first printing: trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Fine, an as-new, unread copy, in slick, illustrated wraps. Cover design by Siren. 
"Garry Disher is a superior writer of crime fiction...KICKBACK is tough, violent, relentless and thoroughly convincing. It may well become the book by which contemporary Australian crime fiction is measured."--Stuart Coope. Introducing Wyatt. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4985 Disher, Garry PAYDIRT
(North Sydney): Allen & Unwin, (1992). 1863731970 First edition, first printing: trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Fine, an as-new, unread copy, in slick, illustrated wraps. Cover design by Siren. 
Wyatt reappears in the South Australian outback, intent on snatching a payroll. But Wyatt is not the only one eyeing the funds. "The best crime series since Donald Westlake's Parker books (written under the pseudonym of Richard Stark)."--BrothersJudd. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4986 Disney, Doris Miles THE CHANDLER POLICY
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1971). First edition. Hardcover. Slight lean to the spine, else very good plus in red cloth; in a very good plus photo-pictorial dust jacket that shows general edge wear, nicks to the spine ends, one short closed edge tear to the rear panel and light age-toning. 
The eighth Jeff DiMarco novel from the author of METHOD IN MADNESS. DiMarco investigates the mysterious disappearance of a man who may have witnessed a murder and whose unmournful wife may benefit from a large insurance policy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4987 Disney, Doris Miles THREE'S A CROWD
New York: Doubleday, 1971. First edition. Hardcover. Shelf wear to spine edges, crease to rear end-paper else very good plus in a dust jacket with shelfwear and creasing to spine edge else very good plus. 

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4988 Disney, Doris Miles WINIFRED
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1976. 0385115458 First edition, first printing. A Crime Club selection. Hardcover. Very nearly fine, in an age-toned, lightly soiled pictorial dust jacket with light edgewear, and a tiny closed tear and creasing to spine panel. 
Inside the mind of a haunted young woman, a deadly game of make-believe is unfolding. For Rita Collins, a streak of psychotic possessiveness has forced her to retreat into the fantasy of an imaginary roommate...named Winifred. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4989 Disney, Walt WALT DISNEY'S STORY OF DIPPY THE GOOF
Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing Company, (1938). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Good plus: rear cover detached at spine fold, re-attached with ancient cello-tape, chip to upper spine cloth, general wear to covers; in black cloth shelfback over pictorial boards. Approximately 5x5.5 inches. 
Very early Goofy adventure--when he was still known as Dippy! Black-and-white within, color pictorial boards. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4990 Disney, Walt WALT DISNEY'S FIGARO AND CLEO: Adventures of Pinocchio's Friends
New York: Random House, 1940. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A tiny nick to fore-edge of front cover (tiny!), else very nearly fine, in bright yellow illustrated boards and yellow cloth shelfback; in an illustrated dust jacket with mild soiling (especially to spine panel), nicking to spine ends, mild edgewear. 
The kitty and the goldfish from Disney's sublime PINOCCHIO get their own little picturebook in this tie-in release distinguished by the warm and engaging character artwork that brought this charming pair to life in the animated feature film. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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4991 Disney, Walt, illustrated by WALT DISNEY'S FOREST FRIENDS FROM SNOW WHITE
New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, (1938). First edition. Bound in color-illustrated boards with black cloth shelfback; full-color doublespread illustrated endsheets; illustrated dust jacket. Hardcover. Very light wear to the extremities, else a nearly fine, fresh copy in brightly illustrated boards; in dust jacket that shows some nicking, rubbing, mild soiling, edge tear with significant creasing to upper rear panel. Albeit, a sweet copy! 
The bunnies, deer, squirrels and raccoons take center stage in this picture-book tie-in for Disney's history-making animated feature. The artwork is sensational, the drawings filled with life and character, the colors, rich and soft and dimensional. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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4992 Ditmass, Madge C. ACCORDING TO MADGE: Early Times in South San Luis Obispo County and the Arroyo Grande Valley
Arroyo Grande, California: South County Historical Society, 1983. B00070T3KG First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in photo-pictorial laminated boards; no dust jacket. Octavo. 312 pages; indexed. 
Drawn from the old Herald Recorder files and illustrated with period photos, portraits, and facsimiles, this collection of articles by Madge Ditmass (1883-1960), have been gathered here to offer a treasure house of information on early California. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4993 Ditzel, Paul C. HOW THEY BUILT OUR NATIONAL MONUMENTS
Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. (1976). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Stories behind the construction of ten famous United States monuments, including the White House, Liberty Bell, Washington Monument, Golden Gate Bridge, the Mt. Rushmore faces, Statue of Liberty, Hoover Dam, etc. Illustrated with photographs. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4994 Dixon, Charles APPLIED MATHEMATICS OF SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
London/New York/Melbourne/Sydney/Toronto: John Wiley & Sons, (1971). 0471216267 First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in maroon cloth with gilt titles to the spine; no dust jacket. 
489 pages; appendices, answers, and an index. Illustrated with figures. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4995 Dixon, Franklin W. CASTAWAYS OF THE STRATOSPHERE; or Hunting the Vanished Balloonists
New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, (1935). First edition. Hardcover. Mild uniform offsetting to the orange illustrated endpapers, tiny split to the upper spine, minor shelfwear, else a very good copy in brown cloth with lettering and monoplane illustration in blue; in a chipped and shelfworn color pictorial dust jacket. 
Volume 18 (of 20) of the Ted Scott Flying Stories: frontispiece on coated paper by Clemens Gretta; listing to CASTAWAYS on the verso of the title-page; rear advertisement lists to CASTAWAYS; and dust jacket notes CASTAWAYS last. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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4996 Dixon, Norman & Margaret CAN YOU TELL ME?
Melbourne/London/Baltimore: Penguin Books, (1954). First edition: Paperback Original. Mass market paperback. Mild tanning to the spine and the upper front cover, light age-toning to the pages, and a tiny spot of faint soil to the lower rear cover, else near fine in bright yellow-and-white printed wraps. 222 pages. 
A quiz collection with five hundred questions (with answers in the back of the book) covering topics including famous last words, heraldry, ichthyology, geography, literature, and much more, by the authors of TO TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4997 Dixon, Roger; original story idea by Basil Bova and Roger Dixon NOAH II
(London): Harwood-Smart Publishing, (1975). 0904507009 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in blue boards with gilt spine titles; in a faintly age-toned, else fine, as-new, illustrated dust jacket. Artwork by George Underwood. 
The first volume in the Quest series envisages a society dominated by machines where man is reduced to mindless dependence, and where one leader arises who dares to challenge the system. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4998 Dixon, W.J. and Nicholson, W.L., editors EXPLORING DATA ANALYSIS: The Computer Revolution in Statistics
Berkeley: University of California Press, (1974). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in orange cloth with gilt spine lettering tarnished; in a shelfworn and rubbed dust jacket with several edge-tears. 
Quarto. A series of papers based on a conference in 1971 on statistical computing, organized as a workshop, to examine frontiers of data analysis based on computer use. 409 pages including a citation index. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4999 Djafer, Ait WAIT FOR THE ARAB BEGGARS OF THE CASBAH
West Los Angeles, California: Papa Bach Bookstore, 1973. First edition in English: Paperbound original. Rectangular offsetting incurred by a previous bookmark to the first few pages, very mild age-toning to the covers, minor creases to the upper spine and upper rear corner, else very good plus in illustrated, stiff stapled wraps. Tall octavo. 
Translated from the French and introduced by Jack Hirschman. A landmark French street-poem originally written in 1951 and based on actual events. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5000 Do-Ring; annotated by Gregory Pearson, with introduction by A. George Hall THE URGA MANUSCRIPT -- being the letter of Do-Ring (scribe of the Panchan Lama of Tibet), written from the Urga Lamasery, to Wing-On, his friend
(Reading): (The Pearson Foundation of Canada), (1949). First edition, first printing: registered edition. Issued to Dr. Margaret M. Stevens, signed and dated by the Senior Trustee, Pearson Foundation. Hardcover. Fine, in natural beige linen binding with gilt stamping; no dust jacket. Do-Ring's text printed in red on versos, Major Pearson's commentary on facing rectos, printed in blue. This copy SIGNED by introducer Hall with a warm salutation. 
Considered one of the most important spiritual documents to come to the Western world in the past two centuries. Written with the express permission of one of Tibet's greatest spiritual rulers, the Panchan Lama, in about 1921. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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