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5101 Downes, Olin THE LURE OF MUSIC
New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, (1918). First edition. Previous owners' discreet blindstamp to front endsheet. Hardcover. Pale dampstain to lower rear cover, mild foxing to page edges and endsheets, else bright, sharp, about near fine; in carmine cloth decorated and lettered in gilt; in color-illustrated dust jacket that is rubbed, soiled and shows some closed edge tears. 
"Depicting the Human Side of Great Composers, with stories of Their Inspired Creations." Thumbnail profiles of composers ranging from Berlioz to Tschaikowsky, with portraits in b&w by Chase Emerson. Scarce early jacket! 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5102 Downes, Olin SYMPHONIC BROADCASTS
New York: Lincoln MacVeagh/Dial Press, 1932. Third printing. Hardcover. Book-plate on the front pastedown, else fine in near fine dust jacket with age-toning to the spine. 
Talks given on radio about Toscanini's Philharmonic-Symphony. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5103 Downey, Robert ROBERT DOWNEY'S CHAFED ELBOWS
(New York): A Lancer Book, 1967. First edition: paperback Original. #75-027. Mass market paperback. Pages inevitably tanned, covers lightly rubbed and age-darkened; in photo-pictorial wraps. With foreword and backword written especially for this issue by Downey. 
Illustrated screenplay from the critically hailed underground movie, "a mod version of Oedipus Rex" (Richard Whitehall), written and directed by Downey pere, who remains best known perhaps for his PUTNEY SWOPE and POUND. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5104 Downs, Hugh; edited and with an introduction by MY AMERICA: What My Country Means to Me by 150 Americans from All Walks of Life
Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, (2002). B000BV37QW First edition, first printing. One of 1160 numbered copies SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine in full brown leather, decorated and lettered in gilt, with hubbed spine, all edges gilt, silk endpapers, satin ribbon marker. Publisher's note card and Certificate of Authenticity laid in. 
This leather-bound first edition has been personally SIGNED by Hugh Downs on a special bound in page. Candid and revealing accounts from such world renowned figures as Henry Kissinger, Alan Alda, George Bush, Maya Angelou, Walter Cronkite, etc. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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5105 Doyle, A. Conan THE MYSTERY OF CLOOMBER
Bloomington, Indiana: Gaslight Publications, 1980. First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine in gilt decorated green cloth; without dust jacket, as issued. 
Doyle's occult mystery reprinted in Gaslight's Conan Doyle Centennial series with illustrations by Paul M. McCall and an afterword by Jack Tracy. THE MYSTERY OF CLOOMBER was originally published in 1888 by Ward and Downey, London. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5106 Doyle, A. Conan; Gibson, John Michael & Green, Richard Lancelyn, compiled with an introduction by UNCOLLECTED STORIES: The Unknown Conan Doyle
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., (1982). 038519028X First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 456 pages; sources. 
"This volume brings together for the first time in book form thirty-three stories, ten of them never previously identified as the work of Doyle." 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5107 Doyle, A. Conan; illustrated by N.C. Wyeth THE WHITE COMPANY
New York: Books of Wonder/William Morrow and Company, Inc., (1988). 0688078176 First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine, in gilt-lettered russett cloth, red top-edge tint, doublespread pictorial endsheets; in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
Nicely produced re-issue of the Wyeth edition of Doyle's historical adventure set in the Middle Ages. Thirteen full-color illustrations on coated stock inserts. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5108 Doyle, Arthur Conan THE LAND OF MIST
London: Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., (1926). First edition, first printing. Housed in an elegant green cloth and marbled paper-over-boards custom two-piece slipcase, with printed spine label. Hardcover. Faint foxing to page edges, the fore-edges of a few pages slightly crimped, else a bright, fine example in green cloth with paler green lettering and front cover cartouche; no dust jacket. 
"The great Professor Challenger has been -- very improperly and imperfectly -- used in fiction." Thus Doyle cheekily begins his third Challenger adventure, in which the daring Professor confronts the world of mediums, ghosts and spirits. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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5109 Doyle, Arthur Conan THE CROXLEY MASTER and Other Tales of the Ring and Camp
New York: George H. Doran Company, [1925]. First U.S. edition, second impression. Green & Gibson A50.b.i. Hardcover. Minor speckling to the front panel, else fine and fresh in orange pictorial cloth, blocked and titled in dark green; in a very nearly fine pictorial dust jacket (that replicates the book's cover art) with mild fading to the spine. 16mo. 281 pages. 
An attractive copy of this collection of a dozen boxing and military stories. "He might fail from want of skill or strength, but deep in his somber soul he vowed that it should never be from want of heart."--The Croxley Master. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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5110 Doyle, Arthur Conan THE CONAN DOYLE STORIES
(Leicester): Galley Press, (1988). 0861368878 First edition thus. Hardcover. Very nearly fine, virtually as-new, in textured blue boards with gilt spine stamping; in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. [1202] pages! 
Massive one-volume omnibus of Doyle's six short story collections, which appeared originally thus: THE RING AND THE CAMP; PIRATES AND BLUE WATER; TERROR AND MYSTERY; TWILIGHT AND THE UNSEEN; ADVENTURE AND MEDICAL LIFE; TALES OF LONG AGO. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5111 Doyle, Arthur Conan THE RETURN OF SHERLOCK HOLMES
New York/London: The Mysterious Press, (1987). 0892962488 First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine in quarter blue leather over illustrated boards, hubbed spine with gilt-stamped titles, ribbon marker, illustrated endpapers; issued without dust jacket. Quarto. 304 pages.
An attractive edition that retains the original black-and-white and color plate illustrations by Frederic Dorr Steele that first appeared in Collier's Magazine. Introduction by Andrew Malec. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5112 Doyle, Arthur Conan THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES: Another Adventure of Sherlock Holmes
New York: McClure, Phillips & Co., 1902. First U.S. edition, first state: without "Published March, 1902, R" on the copyright page and lacking "Illustrated" on the title-page. Hardcover. Contemporary inscription to the front pastedown endpaper, short tanned note attached to the rear endpaper, covers are soiled with scattered stains, minor shelfwear, else about very good in salmon-pink cloth blocked and titled in white. 
Eight illustrations by Sidney Paget tipped in. Greene & Gibson, A26c. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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5113 Doyle, Arthur Conan MEMORIES AND ADVENTURES
London: John Murray, (1930). Second [enlarged] edition. Blue cloth with gilt titles (tarnished and rubbed). One of 1599 copies printed. Hardcover. Officially discarded ex-lbrary copy with pocket to front pastedown endpaper, faint library stamp to the top page edges and half-title page, white call letters to the spine; mild lean to the spine, light scattered foxing, minor edge wear, else very good. 
Autobiographical writings--many previously published in Strand Magazine--here revised, expanded and integrated into a chronological memoir. Green & Gibson B34c. Octavo. 460 pages; index and advertisements. Frontispiece photo-portrait of Doyle. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5114 Doyle, Arthur Conan; Introduced by Peter Cushing SHERLOCK HOLMES: COMPLETE STORIES
London: The Folio Society, 1993. First edition thus. Boxed five-volume set. Hardcover. Two mild dampstains to the rear cover of Vol. 1 (Adventures), else a near fine to fine set in green cloth with a black silhouette motif to the spine and front cover; gilt spine and front cover titles; in the publisher's gilt-titled slipcase (near fine). 
Includes: THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES; THE MEMOIRS OF SHERLOCK HOLMES; THE RETURN OF SHERLOCK HOLMES; HIS LAST BOW; and THE CASE-BOOK OF SHERLOCK HOLMES. Illustrated by Francis Mosley. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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5115 Doyle, Debra & Macdonald, James D. A WORKING OF STARS
New York: Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2002). 0312864116 First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket with artwork by Romas. 
Seventh installment in the MAGEWORLDS series. "No one--no one--writes big, chewy space opera like the husband-and-wife team of Doyle and Macdonald!"--Jane Yolen. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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5116 Doyle, Roddy OH, PLAY THAT THING: Volume Two of the Last Roundup
(New York, New York): Viking, (2004). 0670033618 First U.S. edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The Booker Prize-winning author's seventh novel is the second in a jazz-age mystery series featuring Henry Smart, Louis Armstrong's unofficial white manager. Set in 1920s Chicago. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5117 Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan SILVER BLAZE
(Mankato, Minnesota): Creative Education Inc., (1990). 0886823021 First edition thus, first printing. A Creative Short Story. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in full burgundy cloth with blind-embossed vignette to front cover, gilt lettering to spine; in a fine, as-new, illustrated dust jacket. Book design by Rita Marshall. Jacket art by Etienne Delessert. 
The disappearance of a famous race horse and the murder of his trainer lead to an investigation by Holmes. In CE's superb, eclectic series of individual stories, smartly produced, with well-designed typography and original, appealing jacket paintings. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5118 Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan HIS LAST BOW
(London): Leopard, (1996). 0752903888 The Sherlock Holmes Collected Edition. Hardcover. Pages mildly tanned, as expected, else fine in laminated, color-illustrated boards; in a fine dust jacket with art that echoes the boards. 
One of Leopard's smart little series of canonical reprints, in uniform editions with appealing artwork by Leigh Taylor. The introduction to this collection (first issued as a book in 1917) is by notable mystery author and critic-historican Julian Symons. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5119 Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan THE ORIGINAL ILLUSTRATED ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
(Seacaucus, New Jersey): Castle, (1981). 0890090572 Omnibus edition. Introduction by Robert O. Patterson; "A Day with Dr. Conan Doyle" by Harry How. Hardcover. Fine, in red boards with black spine lettering; in a mildly age-toned, else fine dust jacket. All 236 original illustrations by Sidney Paget, and a few photo-illustrations. 
Facsimile reproduction of non-Sherlock suspense tales from the Strand. Includes the ROUND THE FIRE series, the novel RODNEY STONE, article about Doyle's experiences in the Arctic as a ship's surgeon, more. 490 pages. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5120 Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan THE ADVENTURE OF THE SPECKLED BAND
(Mankato, Minnesota): Creative Education Inc., (1990). 0886823013 First edition thus, first printing. A Creative Short Story. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in full burgundy cloth with blind-embossed vignette to front cover, gilt lettering to spine; in a fine, as-new, illustrated dust jacket. Book design by Rita Marshall. Jacket painting by Etienne Delessert. 
Holmes comes to the aid of a client whose sister's dying words referred to a mysterious speckled band. Entry in CE's superb, eclectic series of individual stories, smartly produced, with well-designed typography and original, appealing jacket paintings. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5121 Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan THE ADVENTURE OF THE SOLITARY CYCLIST
(Mankato, Minnesota): Creative Education Inc., (1991). 0886834729 First edition thus, first printing. A Creative Short Story. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in full navy blue cloth with blind-embossed vignette to front cover, gilt lettering to spine; in a fine, as-new, illustrated dust jacket. Book design by Rita Marshall. Jacket illustration by Etienne Delessert. 
Miss Violet Smith asks Holmes to investigate the mysterious bearded man who is following her on a bicycle. In CE's superb, eclectic series of individual stories, smartly produced, with stylish, well-designed typography and original, appealing jacket art. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5122 Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan; illustrated by Dean Morrissey THE SPECKLED BAND
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1987). 0312572832 First edition thus: Night Lights Glow in the Dark Books. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Clever illustrated edition of the classic Sherlock Holmes yarn...each of the illustrations contains a glowing element that only comes out in the dark! 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5123 Dozois, Gardner & Jonathan Strahan, edited by THE NEW SPACE OPERA
New York: EOS/An Imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, (2007). 9780060846756 First edition, first printing: Uncorrected Proof. Hardcover. Fine in illustrated wraps. 515 pages. 
A stellar collection of cutting-edge stories--all never published before by SF veterans and newcomers including: Baxter, Benford, Greg Egan, Peter F. Hamilton, Kress, Ian McDonald, Ken MacLeod, Alastair Reynolds, Silverberg, Dan Simmons, et al. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5124 Dozois, Gardner, edited by THE YEAR'S BEST SCIENCE FICTION: Twenty-Second Annual Collection
New York: St. Martin's Griffin, (2005). 0312336594 Book club edition. Jacket code: 1188574. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. As-new. 
"Dozois' yearly anthology always satisfies connoisseurs of short sf and showcases the best stylists and tale-tellers in the genre... An indispensable and entertaining omnibus for every sf collection."--Carl Hays. 822 pages. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5125 Drabble, Margaret THE RED QUEEN: A Transcultural Tragicomedy
San Diego/New York/LondonOrlando/Austin/Toronto: Harcourt, Inc., (2004). 0151011060 First U.S. edition, first printing: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in color illustrated wraps. 
The novelist, biographer, critic and editor of THE OXFORD COMPANION TO ENGLISH LITERATURE offers an ingeniously constructed biblio-novel. A look into a 200 year-old Korean princess's memoir brings personal similarities to light for its researcher. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5126 Drabble, Margaret THE ICE AGE
New York: Knopf, 1977. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. 

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5127 Draber, Wilfried and Toshio Fujita RATIONAL APPROACHES TO STRUCTURE, ACTIVITY, AND ECOTOXICOLOGY OF AGROCHEMICALS
Boca Raton: CRC Press, (1992). First edition. Hardcover. Small name rubber-stamped on the front endpaper, otherwise fine in laminated boards. 
581 pages including an index. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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5128 Drachkovitch, Milorad M., editor MARXIST IDEOLOGY IN THE CONTEMPORARY WORLD: Its Appeals and Paradoxes
New York & Washington: Frederick A. Praeger, Publishers, (1966). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a mildly creased and shelf-worn dust jacket. 
Includes essays by Sidney Hook, Daniel Bell, Lewis S. Feuer, Gottfried Haberler, Joseph M. Bochenski, Yuan-li Wu & Peter T. Bauer. 192 pages; notes. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5129 Drachman, Daniel B., editor TROPHIC FUNCTIONS OF THE NEURON
(New York): The New York Academy of Sciences, 1974. First edition. Corner tips slightly bumped and creased, else a very good plus, tight copy in blue wraps. Trade paperbound. 
Volume 228 in the Annals of The New York Academy of Sciences, March 22, 1974. Includes parts on: development of neural connections; denervation and regulation of muscle; mechanisms of neurotrophic interactions; and familial dysautonomia. 423 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5130 Drake, David FORTRESS
(New York, N.Y.): Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1987). 0312930011 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in silver-lettered peacock blue boards; in an illustrated dust jacket that shows some mild age-toning. Jacket art by Alan Gutierrez, design by Carol Russo. 
"Alternate-world sf novel of aliens and ex-Nazis."--Locus. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5131 Drake, David QUEEN OF DEMONS
New York: Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1998). 031286468X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket with a hint of age-toning. Map-decorated endpapers by Ed Gazsi. Wraparound jacket art by Donato, jacket design by Carol Russo. 
Second book in The Lord of the Isles fantasy sequence. "An epic with the texture of legends of yore, with rousing action and characters to cheer for."--Terry Goodkind. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5132 Drake, David THE DRAGON LORD
New York: Berkley Publishing Corporation/G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1979). 0399123806 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, if faintly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Gianni Benevenuti. 
Arthur, warlord of Britain, has forged a mercenary army more savage and terrible than the Saxon barbarians who have invaded his island. Victory isn't enough: now Arthur wants to annihilate the Saxons by becoming The Dragon Lord. Drake's debut novel. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5133 Drake, David THE MIRROR OF WORLDS: The Second Volume of the Crown of the Isles
New York: TOR / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2007). 0765312603 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. New. Fine, new; in a fine, new dust jacket. 
Three strong women on separate missions dominate this middle volume in the trilogy slated to round out Drake's long-running Lord of the Isles series. Vivid descriptions and lots of action. 
Price: 25.95 USD
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5134 Drake, David THE FAR SIDE OF THE STARS
(Riverdale, New York): Baen, (2003). 074347158X Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Third in the author's RCN series--light space opera books starring Lt. Daniel Leary, a young starship captain in the Republic of Cinnabar Navy, and his faithful Signal Officer Adele Mundy. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5135 Drake, Emily THE CURSE OF ARKADY: The Magickers #2
New York, NY: Daw Books, Inc./Donald A. Wollheim, Founder, (2002). 0756400740 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket painting by Paul Youll. 
Jason and his friends had had their education as Magickers interrupted by the Dark Hand's attack on their summer camp. Now they are continuing their studies at home. "The Magickers is America's answer to the Harry Potter series."--BookBrowser. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5136 Dransfield, John THE RATTANS OF SARAWAK
Surrey/Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew & Sarawak Forest Department, (1992). 0947643419 First edition, first printing: a trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Mild fading to the spine, minor edge wear, else near fine in illustrated wraps. Quarto. [233] pages; checklist of Sarawak Rattans, indexes. 
A study of the large group of palms collectively known as Rattans--by a well-known palm expert. Illustrated with over 100 line drawings designed to aid in identifying the many species of rattans and showing the different parts of the plants. Scarce! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5137 Draper, Alfred CON MAN
New York: Doubleday, (1988). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 

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5138 Dreiser, Theodore FREE: And Other Stories
New York: Boni and Liveright, 1918. Fourth printing, December 1918. Hardcover. Very good only: some significant nicking to the spine head, wear and soiling to the extremities; patches of dampstain to the front and rear covers, covers slightly splayed as a result; no dust jacket. 
SIGNED by Dreiser to the front free endpaper. Short story collection gathers the title tale, "McEwen of the Shining Slave Masters," "Nigger Jeff," "The Lost Phoebe," "The Second Choice," "A Story of Stories," "Old Rogaum and his Theresa," more. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5139 Drennan, Kathryn M. BABYLON 5: TO DREAM IN THE CITY OF SORROWS
(New York): A Dell Book, (1997). 0440223547 First edition: Paperback Original. Mass market paperback. An as-new, fine unread copy; in color-illustrated wraps with artwork by Bob Larkin depicting some of the show's stars against a backdrop of spaceships and futuristic architecture. 
Book #9 in the series of paperback originals based upon the popular sf television show created by J. Michael Stracynski. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5140 Dressler, Mylene THE DEADWOOD BEETLE
New York: Bluehen Books, (2001). 0399148051 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in color illustrated wraps. 
The author of THE MEDUSA TREE presents a contemporary multi-layered love story centered around a Nazi-related childhood secret. A graduate student, an academic obsessed with the study of beetles and an antique shop owner are featured. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5141 Drew, Lillian Curtis INDIVIDUAL GYMNASTICS: A Handbook Of Corrective And Remedial Gymnastics
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Lea & Febiger, 1923. Second edition. Hardcover. Small minor stain on the front cover, rear cover rubbed, otherwise a very good copy without dust jacket. Blue cloth. 
Illustrated with 109 engravings. Thoroughly revised. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5142 Drexler, Rosalyn TO SMITHEREENS
New York: New American Library, (1972). First edition. Hardcover. Mild fading to the shelf edges, else near fine in purple cloth with gilt spine lettering; in an illustrated dust jacket with light wear and rubbing to the edges, and age-toning to the flaps. Jacket art adapted from a painting by Sherman Drexler. 
SIGNED by the author to the front free endpaper. The love story of an art critic and a lady wrestler whose relationship is often warlike, as they each campaign for total possession. Drexler, a former wrestler, is the author of ONE OR ANOTHER. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5143 Dreyer, Eileen HEAD GAMES
New York: St. Martin's Press, (2004). 0312265786 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The Anthony Award-nominee uses her ER trauma-nurse experiences for her series character Molly Burke. "Dreyer creates the sort of skin-crawling suspense that will leave her readers looking with a wild and wary eye upon the stethoscope."--Elizabeth George. 
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5144 Drillen, Cecil and Drummond, Margaret, editors DEVELOPMENT SCREENING AND THE CHILD WITH SPECIAL NEEDS: A Population Study of 5000 Children
London: Spastics International Medical Publications, 1983. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. 
This informative book is the result of a large long-term study on a population of pre-school children in Scotland. The study aimed to estimate the frequency and types of neurodisabilities identified, as well as their causative factors and management. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5145 Drinkwater, John THE COLLECTED PLAYS OF JOHN DRINKWATER
London: Sidgwick and Jackson Limited, 1925. First edition; trade issue. Two volumes. An association copy of some merit: inscribed and SIGNED by the author to the front endpaper. Attractive bookplate to both volumes, mild tanning to the endpapers, spines are uniformly age-toned, covers display some bowing, else a very good set in blue buckram with spine and cover titles gilt, top edge gilt; lacking the slipcase. 
Inscribed by the Georgian poet, playwright, and biographer to his former first wife Kathleen Walpole Drinkwater (affectionately known as "Toby"): "Toby with love/from/John/Sept. 1925." Kathleen Drinkwater has SIGNED the front endpaper of both volumes. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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5146 Drinkwater, John THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF CARL LAEMMLE
London: William Heinemann Ltd., (1931). First edition. Hardcover. Very good plus with light wear to edges, a few dots of pale foxing to endpapers, and a rubber-stamped ''Property of the University of Texas'' to the front free endpaper; in an age-toned, lightly worn dust jacket that is chipped to corners and spine head. 
Early biography of the quintessential movie mogul and founder of Universal Studios; illustrated with over 20 photographs. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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5147 Driscoll, Peter WILBY CONSPIRACY
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, (1972). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with traces of rubbing to the covers. 

Price: 25.00 USD
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5148 Drucker, Peter F. THE UNSEEN REVOLUTION: How Pension Fund Socialism Came to America
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1976). 006011097X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as new, in a fine, as new, dust jacket. 214 pages; indexed. 
Experts in the worlds of business and academia regard Peter Drucker as the founding father of the study of management. On June 21 2002, Dr. Peter Drucker received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President George W. Bush. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5149 Drummond, John Keith TIS THE SEASON TO BE DYING
New York: St. Martin's, (1988). FIrst edition. Hardcover. Fine in a dust jacket with shelfwear & short tear to spine else very good plus. 

Price: 12.50 USD
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5150 Drummond, John Keith MASS MURDER
New York: St. Martin's, (1991). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Review copy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5151 Drummond, June WELCOME, PROUD LADY
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1968). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine in a price-clipped dust jacket. 

Price: 10.00 USD
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5152 Drummond, Laurie Lynn ANYTHING YOU SAY CAN AND WILL BE USED AGAINST YOU: Stories
(New York, N.Y.): HarperCollinsPublishers, (2004). 0060561629 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A former Baton Rouge cop, now an assistant professor, Drummond draws her inspiration for this debut collection of stories from life experiences. "This chronicle of uniformed policewomen on the job is gritty but also romantic..."--Frederick Busch. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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5153 Drury, Allen ROADS OF EARTH
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1984. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with traces of shelfwear at the edges. 

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5154 Drury, Allen PENTAGON
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1986. 0385151411 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author's sixteenth novel follows the U.S. military bureaucracy as it is faced with a crisis involving the Russian occupation of a sparsely inhabited South Pacific island for the purpose of building a submarine and missile base. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5155 Drury, Clifford Merrill RUDOLPH JAMES WIG: Engineer, Pomona College Trustee, Presbyterian Layman
Glendale, California: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in green buckram with the dust jacket only very lightly faded at the spine. 
Octavo. With a warm inscription to the author's "dear friend," SIGNED. 320 pages, bibliography 1910-1917, index, frontisportrait, illustrated with full-page plates. Another splendid Arthur H. Clark production printed on deckle-edged paper. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5156 Druxes, Helga THE FEMINIZATION OF DR. FAUSTUS: Female Identity Quests from Stendhal to Morgner
University Park, Pennsylvania: The Pennsylvania State University Press, (1993). 0271007591 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket with photo-portrait of ''Frau Peter Abelen'' by August Sander. 
Study of female Faust figures in the works of Stendhal, Gauthier, Keller, James and Morgner. Bibliography, index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5157 Druxman, Michael MY FORTY-FIVE YEARS IN HOLLYWOOD...AND HOW I ESCAPED ALIVE: A Memoir
(Albany, Ga): BearManor Media, 2010 159393601X First edition, first printing: a trade paperback original. SIGNED by the author to the title page! Trade Paperback. NEW! Fine in photo-illustrated wraps. 
From Jimmy Durante and Elvis Presley to Jack Lemmon and Cary Grant to the cast of the hit Dallas television series and legendary producer Roger Corman, the memoir is filled with amusing tales of his career in the film industry, as screenwriter & director. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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5158 Drysdale, Don with Bob Verdi ONCE A BUM, ALWAYS A DODGER
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1990). 0312039026 First edition, first printing. Inscribed and SIGNED by Don Drysdale on the verso of the half-title page. Hardcover. Pale dampstain to the lower spine, else near fine; in a near fine, color photo-illustrated dust jacket with a corresponding stain to the inside of lower spine. Octavo. 278 pages; indexed. Black-and-white photographic section. 
Don Drysdale, the late Hall-of-Fame pitcher tells the story of his life in baseball from Brooklyn to Los Angeles. "Drysdale's colorful anecdotes and opinions make for an informative, enjoyable book..."--Library Journal. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5159 du Bois, William Pene THE ALLIGATOR CASE: Story and Pictures
New York, Evanston, and London: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1965). 0060217464 First edition. Hardcover. Small square of offsetting to the front endpaper, from an old sales receipt, very slightly musty, else a fine copy in pictorial cloth; in a bright and crisp illustrated dust jacket priced $3.50. Small quarto. [64] pages. 
With droll humor and brilliant illustrations, William Pene du Bois creates a charming picture book about a young detective wannabe who solves one of the strangest crimes. Author of the classic, Newbery Award-winning THE TWENTY-ONE BALLOONS (1947). 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5160 Du Bourguet, Pierre EARLY CHRISTIAN ART
New York: Reynal & Company, (1971). B0006CUO08 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket and printed acetate liner; housed in the publisher's slipcase. Folio. 219 pages. 
Translated from the French by Thomas Burton with 60 full-page color plates and 97 black-and-white plates. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5161 Du Brul, Jack HAVOC
(New York, New York): Dutton, (2006). 0525948821 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Clive Cussler's co-author of the Oregon Files series spins off here to make his hardcover solo debut. Du Brul offers a thriller featuring engineer Philip Mercer and involving a hidden past history with the German Zeppelin, Hindenberg. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5162 Du Gard, Roger Martin NOTES ON ANDRE GIDE
London: Andre Deutsch, (1953). First U.K. edition. Hardcover. Faint staining on top page edges else very good in a price-clipped dust jacket with fading to spine and shelfwear else very good. 
Translated by John Russell. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5163 du Maurier, Daphne THREE ROMANTIC NOVELS OF CORNWALL: Rebecca, Frenchman's Creek and Jamaica Inn
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1961. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in blue cloth with gilt-stamped cover titles and red and gilt-stamped spine titles; in a near fine, illustrated dust jacket that is price-clipped with nicking and minor wear to the extremities. 
Du Maurier's most successful novels gathered in one volume. Scarce in first edition! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5164 Du Maurier, Daphne THE BIRDS AND OTHER STORIES
Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, (2006). First edition thus: A Collector's Edition issued by the Easton Press. Hardcover. Fine in full black leather, decorated and lettered in gilt, with hubbed spine, all edges gilt, silk endpapers, satin ribbon marker. Still in the publisher's unopened shrinkwrap! 
With an original introduction by Phil Rice and a color frontispiece by Patrick Jones created expressly for this issue. "The Birds,"--the source of Hitchcock's film with Tippi Hedren, Rod Taylor and Susanne Pleshette. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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5165 du Maurier, Daphne JAMAICA INN
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., (1936). First edition, later printing (not stated). Dark green cloth with blind embossed illustration to the front cover and gilt spine titles. Hardcover. Bookplate to the front pastedown endpaper, faint uniform offsetting to the endpapers, else nearly fine; in a worn, about very good dust jacket with tears and associated creases, chipping, and shows a large piece missing from the lower front panel. 
Du Maurier's romantic Regency adventure yarn, set on her beloved Cornwall coast. The film was Hitchcocks' last English film, and also featured Maureen O'Hara. Dust jacket design by Rex Whistler. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5166 Du Maurier, Daphne, editor YOUNG GEORGE DU MAURIER : A SELECTION OF HIS LETTERS 1860-1867
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Co., 1952. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Former owner's blind stamp else a near fine copy in a dust jacket with light chipping, shelfwear & a couple of short tears else very good. 

Price: 25.00 USD
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5167 Du Maurier, George PETER IBBETSON: With an Introduction by His Cousin Lady ***** ("Madge Plunket")
London: James R. Osgood, McIlvaine & Co., 1896. First edition thus. Rebound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, London, with the original and exquisite gilt-illustrated cover and spine bound in at the rear. Hardcover. Spine faded, a whisper of wear to the extremities, else a near fine copy splendidly rebound in gilt-ruled and lettered indigo leather, with hubbed and tooled spine, gilt-lettered leather title labels to spine, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. 
With eighty-five b&w illustrations by Du Maurier, author of TRILBY and a caricaturist for PUNCH magazine. The book has been filmed twice, in 1921 as FOREVER with Wallace Reid in the title role, and in 1935 with Gary Cooper as Peter. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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5168 du Petit-Thouars, Abel VOYAGE OF THE VENUS: Sojourn in California. Excerpt from Voyage autour du monde sur la fregate Venus pendant les annees 1836-1839
Los Angeles: Glen Dawson, 1956. First edition thus. Translated by Charles N. Rudkin. Hardcover. Near fine in cloth-backed decorated boards and paper spine label; untrimmed fore-edge. 12mo. With 10 plates (eight hand-colored) delicately illustrating the flora, fauna and native populace of the region explored. 
This quaint little volume draws from the captain's official report of the French frigate Venus' voyage of scientific exploration, and offers a valuable mid-century European portrait of Monterey and Lower California. Early California Travels Series #35. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5169 Duane, Diane SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL WIZARD
[No place]. Guild America Books, (1990). First edition, issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. #17293. Hardcover. Fine in a very nearly fine illustrated dust jacket with artwork by Mark Ferrari. 
Omnibus of three young-adult fantasy novels in the Nita & Kit series: SO YOU WANT TO BE A WIZARD, DEEP WIZARDRY, and HIGH WIZARDRY. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5170 Duane, Diane THE BOOK OF NIGHT WITH MOON
(New York): Warner Books/A Time Warner Company, (1997). 1568656211 Book club edition: first U.S. hardcover. Hardcover. A fine copy in a very nearly fine illustrated dust jacket with just a trace of wear to the extremities. 
Four magical cats are called upon to defend the Earth in a quest that causes them to walk between worlds, cross the River of Fire and hunt the Children of the Serpent to end a war against Darkness, a conflict that began before the creation of Man. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5171 Duane, Diane A WIZARD ALONE
San Diego/New York/London: Harcourt, Inc., (2002). 0152045627 Book club edition. Issued by the Science Fiction Book Club, with the jacket code, 55012. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"Kit and Nita return to join forces against the evil Lone Power, this time over the heart and mind of a young autistic, in Diane Duane's sixth installment of the Young Wizards series."--Jennifer Hubert. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5172 Dubois, Brendan PRIMARY STORM
New York: Thyomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Minotaur, (2006). 0312327331 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
The sixth Lewis Cole mystery set in Tyler Beach, New Hampshire involves a senator running for the presidential primary---and an assassination attempt. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5173 DuBois, David Graham ...AND BID HIM SING
Palo Alto, California: Ramparts Press, (1975). 0878670416 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in green cloth with gilt spine titling; in a lightly rubbed illustrated dust jacket. 
Novel of black American exiles in Cairo in the mid-sixties, seeking identity in Africa and reacting intensely, if sometimes unconsciously, against the racism which has molded their lives in America. By the step-son of W.E.B. DuBois. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5174 DuBois, Ellen Carol HARRIOT STANTON BLATCH AND THE WINNING OF WOMAN SUFFRAGE
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, (1997). 0300065620 First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
First major work about the daughter of Elizabeth Cady Stanton, a powerful figure in the feminist movement in her own right. Illustrated with period photographs. 353 pages, notes to chapters, index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5175 Duchin, Peter & Wilson, John Morgan BLUE MOON
New York: Berkley Prime Crime, (2002). 0425186458 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Edgar Award-winner John Morgan Wilson has teamed up with revered society pianist Peter Duchin in this debut mystery series set in the glitzy and glamorous world of the sixties with Philip Damon, bandleader as the featured character. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5176 Duchin, Peter & Wilson, John Morgan GOOD MORNING, HEARTACHE
New York: Berkley Prime Crime, (2003). 042519180X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Bandleader Peter Duchin and Edgar Award-winning author John Morgan Wilson deliver their second book in the Philip Damon mystery series. BLUE MOON, the debut novel in the series featuring bandleader-sleuth Philip Damon, received critical applause. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5177 Duffy, Margaret MAN OF BLOOD
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1992). 031208261 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Piers Ashley, the black sheep of his aristocratic family, has just completed a prison sentence--what his family doesn't know, however, is that Ashley is a member of F.9, a deep-undercover police unit. From the author of WHO KILLED COCK ROBIN. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5178 Dufresne, John LOUISIANA POWER & LIGHT
New York/London: W.W. Norton & Company, (1994). 0393036480 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Debut novel from the author of the short-story collection, THE WAY THAT WATER ENTERS STONE was named a New York Times Notable Book of the year, as was his second novel LOVE WARPS THE MIND A LITTLE. "Tristram Shandy with bayous."--Ron Carlson. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5179 Dugan, Alan POEMS SIX
New York: The Ecco Press, (1989). 0880011998 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket art by the poet's wife, Judith Shahn. 
Dugan is the recipient of a mantleful of awards for his poetry, including the National Book Award, the Prix de Rome, and the Pulitzer Prize. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5180 Duggan, Joseph J., compiled by A CONCORDANCE OF THE CHANSON DE ROLAND
(Columbus, Ohio): Ohio State Univerrsity Press, (1969). 814200117 First edition. Hardcover. Very light shelf-wear to the lower shelf edges, and a red-ink circled phrase on page 248, one corner tip lightly bumped, else near fine; in a decorative dust jacket with mild soiling and minor shelf wear. 420 pages. Quarto. 
SIGNED and inscribed by the author to the title-page. A computer-generated concordance based on Mortier's 1940 edition of the poem, lists all the words in alphabetical order in a column centered on the page, surrounded by the corresponding text. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5181 Dugoni, Robert THE JURY MASTER
Boston and New York: Warner Books, (2006). 044657869X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Dugoni, a lawyer who coauthored a book about a worker brain-damaged by cyanide fumes, opens his debut novel with attorney David Sloane defending a corporation in a similar case. Sloan also finds an international conspiracy 30 years in the making. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5182 Duke, Basil W.; New Introduction by David E. Roth REMINISCENCES OF GENERAL BASIL W. DUKE
(West Jefferson, Ohio): (Genesis Publishing Co.), (1997). First edition thus. Completely re-typeset. Hardcover. Fine in blue cloth with gilt-embossed spine titles; in a very nearly fine, illustrated dust jacket. Octavo. 624 pages; indexed for the first time. Frontispiece portrait. 
"Originally published as a series of newspaper articles, this exceptionally fine memoir of Confederate cavalry operations in the West is often consulted and widely quoted."--Nevins I, page 83. This copy appears unread. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5183 Duke, Madelaine BORMANN RECEIPT
New York: Stein and Day, (1978). First hardcover edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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5184 Duke, Madelaine AZAEL AND THE CHILDREN
London: Jonathan Cape, (1958). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild bumping to the spine ends, else fine; in a near fine, illustrated dust jacket with a tanned spine, mild soiling, and a small closed tear to the upper rear panel. Jacket design by Geraldine Spence. 
Madelaine Duke's first work of fiction presents the demoralizing effects of political pressure on children. Written from the viewpoint of a sixteen-year-old Cypriot boy who witnesses the murder of a close friend, who is a young English soldier. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5185 Dukthas, Ann THE PRINCE LOST TO TIME
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1995). 0312135920 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
In this second mystery featuring time-travelling scholar Nicholas Segalla, the sleuth uncovers the mysterious fate of the lost dauphin, Louis Charles, the young son Queen Marie Antoinette left behind when she was forced to mount the scaffold in 1793. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5186 Dulany, Harris ONE KISS LED TO ANOTHER
(New York): Harper Collins, (1994). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
Review copy with SIGNED materials laid in. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5187 Dumas, Alexandre; illustrated by Peter Farmer WHEN PIERROT WAS YOUNG
London: Oxford University Press, 1975. 0192713736 First edition thus. Hardcover. Lightly worn at the edges, else fine, in decorative boards; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated in black-and-white and color by the artist and stage designer, Peter Farmer. 
Dumas's fairy tale of the iconic clown's young life at the court of Bohemia, where he falls in love with a beautiful princess, falls victim to the machinations of an evil courtier, and is saved by his own resourcefulness and the magic of a water fairy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5188 Dumas, Margaret SPEAK NOW
(Scottsdale, AZ): Poisoned Pen Press, (2004). 1590581210 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very fine, in a like illustrated dust jacket. 
"A modern day Nick and Nora Charles...head an engaging cast in this witty, suspenseful first adventure--may there be many more!"--Donna Andrews. The highly commended runner-up for The CWA Debut Dagger. SIGNED by the author at an event in our shop. 
Price: 24.95 USD
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5189 Dumas, Margaret SPEAK NOW
(Scottsdale, AZ): Poisoned Pen Press, (2004). 1590581210 First edition: Review copy, stamped to the front endpaper. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"A marvelous madcap mystery that had me alternately giggling and gripping the arms of my chair."--Penny Warner. Charley Van Leeuwen (a wealthy female) brings her new husband home to San Francisco where bodies and bullets come into play. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5190 Dunant, Sarah FATLANDS
London: Hamish Hamilton, (1993). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket with a couple of short tears and nicks to the rear cover. 

Price: 35.00 USD
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5191 Dunant, Sarah UNDER MY SKIN
London: Hamish Hamilton, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 

Price: 35.00 USD
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5192 Dunbar, Catherine FALSE IMAGES
(Scottsdale, Arizona): Poisoned Pen Press, (2000). 1890208388 First edition: Advance Reading Copy. Proof. Fine in printed, spiral-bound wraps. 
The mystery of a 200 year-old art forgery from the author of FALLS THE SHADOW. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5193 Dunbar, Dayna THE SAINTS AND SINNERS OF OKAY COUNTY
New York: Ballantine Books, (2003). 0345460391 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
This debut novel is "beautifully written, a funny and poignant story of a woman struggling to liberate herself in small town America."--Fanny Flagg. Set in 1976 Oklahoma. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5194 Dunbar, Paul Laurence THE COMPLETE POEMS OF PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR
New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1916. Early reprint with the introduction to "Lyrics of Lowly Life" by William Dean Howells. Hardcover. Ownership name to the front endpaper, covers show some shelfwear and tiny scattered speckled marks, spine is age-toned a bit, else very good in brick red cloth; no dust jacket. Octavo. 289 pages. Frontispiece portrait of Dunbar. 
James Weldon Johnson called Dunbar the "first American Negro poet of real literary distinction." His style encompassed "the standard English of the classical poet and the evocative dialect of the turn-of-the-century black community in America."-udayton. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5195 Dunbar, Sophie SHIVEREE
Angel Fire, N.M.: Intrigue Press, 1999. 1890768111 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Still in the publisher's unopened shrinkwrap. 
Fourth in the Eclaire mystery series, featuring sleuthing couple Claire and Dan Claiborne. "Cleverly plotted with quirky characters and a good sense of New Orleans."--Sun Sentinel, Ft. Lauderdale. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5196 Dunbar, Sophie BEHIND ECLAIRE'S DOORS
New York: St. Martin's, 1993. First edition. Traces of shelfwear to the edges, else a near fine copy in wraps. 
Advance uncorrected proofs in wraps. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5197 Dunbar, Sophie BEHIND ECLAIRE'S DOORS
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1993). First edition, first printing. Dated and SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The author's debut novel. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5198 Dunbar, Tony CITY OF BEADS
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1995). 0399140816 First edition. Hardcover. Remainder stamp to lower page edges, page edges just beginning to tan, else near fine; in a lightly rubbed illustrated dust jacket. Great crime scene jacket painting by Judith Kazdym Leeds. 
The second novel from Dunbar is another mystery featuring Tubby Dubonnet. This time Tubby is out to solve the murder of his friend, Potter Aucoin while juggling two other cases involving pollution and riverboat gambling. Soon all three cases intertwine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5199 Duncan, Dave ILL MET IN THE ARENA
New York: TOR/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2008). 0765316870 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"Complicated politics and family scandals twist through this tale of courtly intrigue. Aging gladiator Mudar of Quoin, shamed by the death of Mandragora, the woman he served, hunts for her killer. ...Fresh by matter-of-fact female supremacy "--PW. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5200 Duncan, Dave THE MOTHER OF LIES
New York: Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2007). 9780765314840 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"Heroes and villains charge toward a satisfying climax in the violent, intrigue-filled conclusion to Duncan's two-volume epic fantasy (after 2006's CHILDREN OF CHAOS), set on a dodecahedral world."--Publisher's Weekly. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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