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5601 Farmer, Philip Jose THE MAKER OF UNIVERSES
Huntington Woods, Michigan: Phantasia Press, 1980. First edition thus, trade issue. One of 1000 copies. Dated inscription, SIGNED by the author to the front endpaper.. Hardcover. Fine in gold-stamped brown leatherette; in wraparound pictorial dust jacket with illustration by Doug Beekman. 
First volume in the World of Tiers series. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5602 Farmer, Philip Jose THE CLASSIC PHILIP JOSE FARMER: 1952-1964
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., (1984). 0517551934 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket with illustration by Michael Booth. Edited and introduced by Martin Greenberg, with a foreword by Isaac Asimov. 
Collection of early magazine fiction by the Hugo-winner, whose ground-breaking stories opened up the field to the exploration of sexuality (both human and alien!), and to complex moral and religious issues that sf had barely touched upon before. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5603 Farmer, Philip Jose THE GREEN ODYSSEY
New York: Ballantine Books, (1957). First edition, first printing: Hardcover issue. Hardcover. Ex-library: Rebound in blue library cloth with white spine titles; library pocket to the front endpaper, discreet library markings to the endpaper, title-page, and rear page of text, dust jacket blurb to the second blank leaf, else very good; no d/w. 
An ex-library copy of this very scarce Ballantine hardcover book that has seen little public use. There are some mild scattered coffee stains from one careless reader. Classic SF adventure by the author of the Riverworld series. Scarce! 
Price: 250.00 USD
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5604 Farmer, Wendell; illustrated by Nixon Macknight FISH HOOK ISLAND MYSTERY
Garden City, New York: Doubleday and Company, Inc., 1946. B0007E79C6 Reprint. Hardcover. Mild wear, faint fingering to boards, some fading to spine and to front cover; thus very good plus; lacking dust jacket. Map decorated endsheets. 
Juvenile mystery. This copy inscribed and SIGNED by illustrator Macknight. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5605 Farnol, Jeffery THE HONOURABLE MR. TAWNISH
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1913. First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Bookplate to the front pastedown, light bumps to the lower corner tips, minor shelf wear, soiling to the covers and darkening to the spine, else very good in lavender cloth with gilt title, rules and design to the front cover; no dust jacket. 
With four full-color plate illustrations by Charles E. Brock. A romantic historical mystery/adventure from the author of THE BROAD HIGHWAY and THE AMATEUR GENTLEMAN, set in "the rollicking days of the eighteenth century." Adapted as a play in 1924. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5606 Farr, Jory RITES OF RHYTHM: The Music of Cuba
(New York): ReganBooks, (2003). 0060090308 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in red printed wraps. 
"Part listener's guide, part memoir, RITES OF RHYTHM is a musical journey through Cuba and its cultural outposts in the United States."--publisher's blurb. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5607 Farr, Robert THE ELECTRONIC CRIMINALS
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, (1975). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket with on closed tear to the upper front panel. 
An early study of computer fraud and industrial criminology. 194 pages. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5608 Farrar, Clyde; Sharp, D.D. THE LIFE VAPOR and THIRTY MILES DOWN
New York: Stellar Publishing Corporation, (1930). First edition, first printing: a chapbook original. Science Fiction Series No. 12. Chapbook. Three penned checkmarks and owner's name to front cover, otherwise virtually as-new, a near fine example, in stiff, stapled wraps. Frontispiece illustrations by Pearsall and Rosumoff. 
Entry in Hugo Gernsback's SF Series, not really a periodical, not quite a book. Sharp published regularly in such Gernsback publications as WONDER STORIES and MARVEL SCIENCE STORIES; Farrar's career has apparently been lost to the ages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5609 Farrell, Gillian B. ALIBI FOR AN ACTRESS
New York: Pocket Books, (1992). 0671757075 First edition. Hardcover. Hint of fading to the lower edge of the bright lilac boards, else a fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
The author's debut introduces Annie McGrogan--actress and private investigator. Farrell herself is an actress, and has worked as a detective! McGrogan returned in 1994's MURDER AND A MUSE. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5610 Farren, Mick KINDLING
New York: TOR / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2004). 0765306565 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Farren, "the dark prince of pop fiction"--Los Angeles Reader, is a TV scriptwriter, a screenwriter, and a member of the band, The Deviants. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5611 Farris, Allen L., Klonglan, Eugene D., and Nomsen, Richard C. THE RING-NECKED PHEASANT IN IOWA
Des Moines, Iowa: Iowa Conservation Commission 1977. First edition. Hardcover. Former owner's name on the front endpaper else a fine copy without dust jacket. 
Illustrated with color plates. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5612 Farris, Jack ME AND GALLAGHER
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1982). First edition. Hardcover. Some light sunning to top edges, otherwise fine in dust jacket. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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5613 Farris, John THE FURY AND THE POWER
New York: Forge/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2003). 0312877285 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in illustrated wraps. 
"THE FURY AND THE POWER is a triumphant successor to THE FURY and THE FURY AND THE TERROR. Farris has a genius for frightening pulse-pounding fiction."--W.E.B. Griffin. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5614 Farris, John KING WINDOM
New York: Trident Press, 1967. B0006BQ96M First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in blue cloth with gilt and green lettering, lime green upper edge coloring; in a price-clipped, age-toned, lightly worn illustrated dust jacket. A nice copy! 
Early mainstream novel about a carnival roustabout who is a lapsed fundamentalist preacher and faith healer; by the author who would breakthrough in the horror and supernatural genres with WHEN MICHAEL CALLS and THE FURY. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5615 Farris, John CATACOMBS
New York: Delacorte Press, (1981). Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a very mildly age-toned dust jacket. 
Novel of occult adventure concerns a race to acquire the fabulous rare red diamonds, known as the "bloodstones"--hidden deep within the volcanic rock of Mt. Kilimanjaro in the secret burial catacombs of a vanished African society. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5616 Farris, John CATACOMBS
New York: Delacorte Press, (1981). 0440011205 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very very mild spine slant, hint of soiling to fore-edge, thus near fine in red-foil-stamped black cloth over orange-red boards; in a fine dust jacket. 
Cross-genre adventure novel about the search for the rarest, most brilliant gemstones in the world, the precious "bloodstones"--hidden in the enormous burial caves of a lost African society more sophisticated and technologically advanced than our own. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5617 Farris, John NIGHTFALL
(New York, NY): Tor Horror, (1987). Book club edition. Hardcover. Name and date neatly penned to the front pastedown endpaper, hidden behind the jacket flap, else fine in an illustrated dust jacket that is lightly age-toned. 
A woman escapes to the Mississippi bayou when her husband gets super-human strength and tries to kill her. From the author of FIENDS. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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5618 Farris, John NIGHTFALL
(London): Severn House, (1987). 0727816365 First hardcover edition. Hardcover. Fine in black cloth; in an illustrated dust jacket. 
"America's premier novelist of terror...Nobody does it better!"--Stephen King. Author of THE FURY and FIENDS. NIGHTFALL is the story of an insane killer stalking his wife who has sought protection from the mob. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5619 Farris, John FIENDS
Arlington Hts., Illinois: Dark Harvest, 1990. 0913165166 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in brown pebbled leatherette, with colored endpapers; in an illustrated dust jacket. 
SIGNED by the author to the title-page. The story of an institutionalized mute who knows the truth about the century-old disappearance of the entire population of the town of Dante's Mill. Farris also wrote THE FURY. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5620 Farris, John FIENDS
Arlington Hts., Illinois: Dark Harvest, 1990. 0913165166 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in brown pebbled leatherette, with colored endpapers; in an illustrated dust jacket. 
A century ago the entire population of Dante's Mill disappeared. Now, the only person who knows the truth of what happened is an institutionalized mute. From the author of NIGHTFALL and THE FURY. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5621 Farris, John KING WINDOM
New York: Trident Press, 1967. First edition, first printing. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. A modicum of wear and flecking to shelf edges, else near fine, in blue-gray cloth with lime-green upper page-edge tint, gilt and green stamping to spine; in a lightly worn, about near fine dust jacket, with a few faint spots of stain to spine panel. 
A fundamentalist preacher -- who has given up his calling and returned to his life as a carnival roustabout -- prevents a young woman committing suicide from atop a ride and becomes a revivalist star. By the future author of THE FURY. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5622 Fast, Howard SPARTACUS
New York City: Published by the Author, (1951). First edition, trade issue. Hardcover. Near fine in bright yellow boards, spine titles in red; in a lightly shelfworn, very good plus illustrated dust jacket missing a small strip across the crown of the spine, and showing a modest amount of soiling. Jacket illustration by Charles White. 
"Here is the story of Spartacus, who led the great slave revolt against the Roman Republic in its last dying moments. I wrote this tale because I considered it an important story for the times in which we live." Source for the award-winning Kubrick film. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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5623 Fast, Jonathan THE INNER CIRCLE
New York: Delacorte Press, (1979). 0385284535 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very faint foxing to page edges, thus nearly fine; in a near fine, age-toned dust jacket. 
Mystery that ranges from the back streets of Hollywood to an ancient pyramid of a Mexican jungle. "One summer night Tony Valenti came banging on the door of my West Hollywood apartment, panting for breath and raving about murder." In Slide. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5624 Fate, Robert BABY SHARK'S BEAUMONT BLUES
Fort Collins, Colorado: Capital Crime Press, (2007). 9780977627622 First edition, first printing: a trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. New. Fine in color illustrated wraps. 8vo. 
The second installment in a Texas noir series featuring young female private eye and pool shark Kristin Van Dijk. Set in the hard-boiled 1950's. "The combination of languid stunning prose and sharp as nails wit..."--JT Ellison. SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 14.95 USD
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5625 Fate, Robert BABY SHARK
Fort Collins, Colorado: Capital Crime Press, (2006). 0977627691 First edition, first printing: trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Fine, a new book, in illustrated wraps. SIGNED by the author at an event in our shop. 
A father murdered. A daughter sexually assaulted, beaten, left for dead. As a rule, in the 1950's a good girl didn't admit to being raped--and she'd never seek revenge for her father's murder. But Kristin didn't play by the rules. 
Price: 14.95 USD
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5626 Faulkner, John AIN'T GONNA RAIN NO MORE
Greenwich, Conn: Gold Medal Books/Fawcett Publications, Inc., (1959). B000B523ZY First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Gold Medal #927; cover price, $.25. Mass Market Paperback. Pages mildly tanned (as expected), else very nearly fine, unread; in illustrated wraps with artwork by Mitchell Hooks. 
"Meet Miss Green, the dream come true for the boys along Cabin Road." "Comparing CABIN ROAD to TOBACCO ROAD is like comparing Bach to Tin Pan Alley."--The Freeman. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5627 Faulkner, John UNCLE GOOD'S WEEK-END PARTY
Greenwich, Conn: Gold Medal Books/Fawcett Publications, Inc., (1960). First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Gold Medal #1031; cover price, $.25. Mass Market Paperback. Pages inevitably tanned, else fine, bright, fresh, a superb example; in illustrated wraps. Jacket art by Barye Phillips. 
"There'll be a hot time on Cabin Road tonight! Here again are the bib-overalled men and the flour-sacked girls from Little Chicago country, where people have nothing to lose, not even their reputations." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5628 Faulkner, Nancy TOMAHAWK SHADOW
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., (1959). B00005WZ41 First edition. Hardcover. A trace of age-darkening at the inner hinges, else fine in red boards; in illustrated dust jacket with very light edgewear and mild age-toning. 
Juvenile adventure tale of a freed apprentice, who, with the help of a friendly Indian girl, makes his way from the oppressive Plymouth Colony to Roger Williams' haven of tolerance, Providence Plantation. Jacket painting by Louis Glanzman. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5629 Faulkner, William COLLECTED STORIES OF WILLIAM FAULKNER
New York: Random House, (1950). First edition, first state: blue-gray background on title-page, ''The Collected'' on spine. Hardcover. A very good copy: dampstaining to upper page edges, with some minor bleed to upper edges of covers; in a price-clipped dust jacket with light age-toning, edgewear, and some mild creasing/rumpling. 
All of the stories from Faulkner's first collection, THESE 13 (1931), all but two from DOCTOR MARINO and OTHER STORIES (1934), and seventeen stories which had never before appeared in book form. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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5630 Faulkner, William THE REIVERS: A Reminiscence
(New York): Signet Books, (1969). First edition thus. A fine unread copy in pictorial wraps. 
A paperback movie tie-in edition featuring Steve McQueen on the covers. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5631 Faulkner, William; Cowley, Malcolm THE FAULKNER-COWLEY FILE: Letters and Memories, 1944-1962
London: Chatto & Windus, (1966). First U.K. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Copyright page information marked out by felt tip pen (for export purposes), else near fine; in a photo-pictorial dust jacket with mild fading and rubbing to spine and rear panels, and stamped price to front flap. List of letters and commentaries, index. 
Cowley, one of the first critics to recognize the works of Faulkner, wrote a letter to the author in 1944. Three months later he received a reply, which began a correspondence that serves as a unique record of the great American writer. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5632 Feagles, Elizabeth TALK LIKE A COWBOY: A Dictionary of Real Western Lingo for Young Cowboys and Cowgirls
San Antonio, Texas: The Naylor Company, (1955). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in ochre cloth with black lettering to front cover and spine; in a price-clipped illustrated dust jacket that is bright and vivid, but shows a whisper of wear to the extremities. A lovely copy! 
Dictionary of Western slang and idiom aimed at the young reader, and woven into a narrative that tells the story of a cowboy's day. Illustrated throughout in full and half-page two-tone drawings. Index. Scarce little item! 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5633 Fearn, John Russell THE GOLDEN AMAZON
Brooklyn, New York: Gryphon Books, 1996. 0936071621 First U.S. edition, first printing: a trade-sized paperback. Trade Paperback. Fine, in stiff pictorial wraps, in full-color dust jacket that shows a hint of edgewear but that is otherwise fine and bright. 
First entry in Fearn's sf series about an sf amazon which bowed in a 1939 issue of FANTASTIC ADVENTURES, was first released as a book in 1944 from World's Work, reprised in a 1953 Canadian PBO, and finally appears here in this spiffy U.S. debut. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5634 Feaver, William WHEN WE WERE YOUNG: Two Centuries of Children's Book Illustration
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. (1977). 0030203066 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild one inch scratch to the lower rear cover, very good plus in textured orange boards with yellow titles to the spine; in a very good plus, bright and unfaded dust jacket with a one inch tear and a small finger-nail tear to the rear panel. 
Quarto. The author and renowned art critic, offers a 200 year survey of children's book illustrations through the 1950s. 96 pages; 123 plate illustrations including 44 in color, annotated list of illustrations; introductory text. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5635 Fechter, Alyce Shinn; Garbutt, Bernard, illustrator M'TOTO: THE ADVENTURES OF A BABY ELEPHANT
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, (1965). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in blue-stamped pachydermous grey cloth, illustrated endpapers; lacking dust jacket. 
Inscribed, dated, and SIGNED by Shinn to the half-title. Charming elephant tale with Garbutt's very appealing black-and-white-and-gray illustrations scattered generously throughout the text. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5636 Feehan, Christine DARK CELEBRATION: A Carpathian Reunion
New York: Berkley Books, (2006). 0425211673 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. New. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The blood-drinking, mind-reading, shape-shifting Carpathian clan and their human friends gather for Christmas and to stave off encroaching enemies in this 14th Dark series novel--the first one to be published in hardcover. 
Price: 23.95 USD
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5637 Feehan, Christine DEADLY GAME
New York: Jove Books, (2007). 0739479474 First hardcover edition, first printing. Issued by the Book Club. Hardcover. Fine in black boards with gilt titles to the spine; in a fine dust jacket. (Note, this is NOT the Thorndike Press Large Type edition). 
In this installment in Feehan's novels of hard-edged, futuristic romantic suspense Ken (twin of Jack Norton from CONSIRACY GAME) is on a mission to stop the assassination of a U.S. senator. He runs into trouble with Whitney's diabolical experiments. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5638 Feelings, Tom BLACK PILGRIMAGE
New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co. 1972. 0688416306 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in orange boards; in a price-clipped, age-toned, thus nearly fine, illustrated dust jacket. Quarto. Color illustrations reproduced on coated stock inserts, b&w full-page and intext. 
The account by the prominent African-American children's book artist of his decision to leave the U.S. and live in Africa. Illustrated with drawings and paintings from various periods of the artist's life. Feelings returned to NY in 1974, died in 2003. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5639 Feenberg, Eugene THEORY OF QUANTUM FLUIDS
New York and London: Academic Press, 1969. First edition. Hardcover. First page of introduction neatly underlined with the embossed seal of physicist Daniel Deutsch on the front flyleaf, otherwise a near fine copy in blue cloth; no dust jacket. 
Volume 31 in Pure and Applied Physics, a Series of Monographs and Textbooks. 262 pages, references, appendices, indexes. Figures, tables, and equations. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5640 Feenstra, Randall M., editor PROCEEDINGS OF THE SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SCANNING TUNNELING MICROSCOPY
New York: American Institute of Physics, 1988. First edition. Hardcover. Name of a conference committee member rubberstamped to the front endpaper, else a near fine copy in light blue cloth, lettered in black; no dust jacket. 
Quarto. Papers and summary abstracts from the conference. 556 pages; indexed. Illustrated with drawings and images. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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5641 Feiffer, Jules KNOCK KNOCK: A Play By Jules Feiffer
New York: Hill and Wang, (1976). 0809012340 First edition: Trade Paperback Original. Trade Paperback. Near fine in lightly rubbed photo-pictorial wraps, with a tiny stain to top edge, nick to fore-edge of the front cover, inked-out price to rear cover. 
SIGNED by the author to the title-page. Feiffer's surreal farce about two friends, Cohn and Abe, and their log house in the woods was a hit in the original New York production at Circle Repertory Company, which starred Judd Hirsch. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5642 Feiffer, Jules THE MAN IN THE CEILING
[New York]: Michael Di Capua Books/HarperCollins Publishers, (1994). 0062050354 First edition, third printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in an illustrated dust jacket with a very small area of faint discoloration to rear panel. Tall octavo. 
"A book for kids without an ounce of condescension in it...pins the feverish first stirrings of what it is to be a budding cartoonist with the deadly accuracy of a Batman punch!"--Art Spiegelman. SIGNED by the author/illustrator to the half-title. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5643 Feiffer, Jules A BARREL OF LAUGHS, A VALE OF TEARS
[New York]: Michael Di Capua Books/HarperCollins Publishers, (1995). 0062050982 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in gilt-lettered black cloth shelfback over red boards; in a fine illustrated dust jacket that shows a hint of age-toning. 
"Feiffer's gently absurd, baggy-pants fairy tale seems to suggest that if you don't end up where you think you're going, maybe you're better off someplace else." Written and illustrated by Feiffer, who has SIGNED this copy to the title-page. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5644 Feigen, Brenda NOT ONE OF THE BOYS: Living Life as a Feminist
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000. 0679408428 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"...the history of the Women's Movement as it was lived, in discovery and conflict, in sisterhood and laughter."--Gloria Steinem. SIGNED by Feigen to the title-page. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5645 Feikema, Feike BOY ALMIGHTY
St. Paul, Minnesota: The Itasca Press, 1945. First edition. Hardcover. Very good plus with minor soiling to edges, and corner tips very mildly bumped; previous owner's (and inscribee's) bookplate to front pastedown; lacking dust jacket. 
Inscribed, dated, SIGNED by Feike (who would later Americanize his name to Frederick F. Manfred) to Phyllis and George Seaton; Seaton was a writer/director who won Oscars for MIRACLE ON 34th STREET and COUNTRY GIRL. Was a big screen version in the works? 
Price: 125.00 USD
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5646 Feinstein, C.H., editor SOCIALISM, CAPITALISM AND ECONOMIC GROWTH: Essays Presented to Maurice Dobb
(London/New York): Cambridge at the University Press, 1967. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in green cloth with gilt titles and rules to a dark green panel on the spine; in a near fine dust jacket with very light soiling to the rear panel and very short tears to the rear shelf extremities. 
367 pages; contributors; bibliography; and index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5647 Feinstein, John WINTER GAMES
Boston/New York/Toronto/London: Little, Brown and Company, (1995). 0316277215 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 
Mystery set in the high stakes world of college basketball. From the bestselling sportswriter, author of A GOOD WALK SPOILED and A SEASON ON THE BRINK. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5648 Feist, Raymond E. KRONDOR THE BETRAYAL: Book One of the Riftwar Legacy
(New York, New York): Avon Eos, (1998). 038097715X Book club edition. Hardcover. Near fine, in a near fine illustrated dust jacket, artwork by Liz Kenyon. 
First book in a new multi-volume saga, inspired by a computer game "Betrayal at Krondor" (in turn, of course, inspired by Feist's earlier work)--story by Neal Hallford, John Cutter, and Feist. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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5649 Feist, Raymond E. PRINCE OF THE BLOOD
New York: Doubleday/A Foundation Book, (1989). 0385236247 First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in purple cloth over red boards, lettered in red to the spine; in color-illustrated wraparound dust jacket with artwork by Kevin Eugene Johnson. 
Fourth novel in the Riftwar Saga, sequel to MAGICIAN, SILVERTHORN, and A DARKNESS AT SETHANON. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5650 Feist, Raymond E. SHADOW OF A DARK QUEEN: Volume I of the Serpentwar Saga
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., (1994). 0688124097 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Pages edges faintly soiled, near fine; in a fine dust jacket illustrated from a striking painting by Bryan Leister. 
"An epic reading experience...Unpretentious, fast-paced...SHADOW OF A DARK QUEEN works admirably."--San Diego Union-Tribune. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5651 Feist, Raymond E. INTO A DARK REALM: Book Two of the Darkwar Saga
(New York, NY): EOS/An imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, (2007). 0060792809 First U.S. edition, first printing: Uncorrected proof with publisher's promotional sheet laid in. Proof. Fine in color illustrated wraps. 
The multi-award-winning author's sequel to FLIGHT OF THE NIGHTHAWKS. An impressive collectible of an important fantasy writer. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5652 Feist, Raymond E. & William R. Forstchen HONORED ENEMY: Legends of the Riftwar, Book 1
(New York): EOS/HarperCollins Publishers, (2006). 0060792831 First U.S. edition, first printing: Uncorrected Proof Copy. Proof. Fine in illustrated wraps. 
The first volume in the Legends of the Riftwar series. "Feist is without question one of the very best writers of fantasy adventure practicing today."--Science Fiction Chronicle. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5653 Feldhaus, Anne and Tulpule, Shankar Gopal IN THE ABSENCE OF GOD: The Early Years of an Indian Sect
Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, (1992). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A translation of the fourteenth century Marathi text Smrtisthal which recounts the development of the Mahanubhav sect of western India in the first generation after the death of its founder, the divine incarnation Cakradhar. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5654 Feldman, David WHEN DO FISH SLEEP?: And Other Imponderables of Everyday Life
New York: Harper & Row Publishers, (1989). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
An Imponderable Book. Illustrated by Kassie Schwan. Questions and answers. 260 pages including an index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5655 Feldman, David WHY DO DOGS HAVE WET NOSES? : And Other Imponderables Of Everyday Life
New York: Harper Perennial, (1990). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
An Imponderable Book. Illustrated by Kassie Schwan. Questions and answers. 250 pages with an index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5656 Feldman, David HOW DOES ASPRIN FIND A HEADACHE?
New York: Harper Collins, (1993). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
A typed letter SIGNED by the author is laid in. An Imponderable Book. Illustrated by Kassie Schwan. Answers to conundrums. 270 pages including the index. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5657 Feldman, David WHAT ARE HYENAS LAUGHING AT, ANYWAY?
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
An Imponderable Book. Illustrated by Kassie Schwan. Answers to the mysteries of everyday life. 283 pages including an index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5658 Feldstein, Al; Orlando, Joe; Williamson, Al and Frazetta, Frank, artwork by WEIRD FANTASY
West Plains, Missouri: Russ Cochran, Publisher, 1981. First edition, first printing. Fine: twenty-two 9.5''x13'' loose prints reproducing covers for EC's WEIRD FANTASY, plus one for WEIRD SCIENCE-FANTASY, printed in full-color, most with b&w inside cover ads on the reverse, on heavy coated stock; housed in original b&w illustrated envelope. 
Loose portfolio of EC covers, (the same ones used for Cochran's COMPLETE WEIRD FANTASY), here trimmed to include the entire cover; colored especially for this series by EC's original colorist Marie Severin. Quite a few Ray Bradbury cover stories! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5659 Feldstein, Al; Wood, Wally, artwork by WEIRD SCIENCE
West Plains, Missouri: Russ Cochran, Publisher, 1981. First edition, first printing. Fine: twenty-two 9.5''x13'' loose prints reproducing covers for EC's WEIRD SCIENCE, plus two for WEIRD SCIENCE-FANTASY, in full-color, with b&w inside cover ads on the reverse, on heavy coated stock; housed in near fine original b&w illustrated envelope. 
Loose portfolio of EC covers, (the same ones used for Cochran's COMPLETE WEIRD SCIENCE), here trimmed to include the entire cover; colored especially for this series by EC's original colorist Marie Severin. Several cover stories by Ray Bradbury! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5660 Feldstein, Al; Wood, Wally; Kamen, Jack; Craig, Johnny; Evans, George, artwork by SHOCK SUSPENSE STORIES
West Plains, Missouri: Russ Cochran, Publisher, 1981. First edition, first printing. Fine: eighteen 9.5''x13'' loose prints reproducing covers for the EC comic, SHOCK SUSPENSTORIES, printed in vivid, eye-popping full-color, with b&w inside cover ads on the reverse, on heavy coated stock; housed in original b&w illustrated envelope. 
Loose portfolio of EC covers, (the same ones used for Cochran's COMPLETE SHOCK SUSPENSTORIES), here trimmed to include the entire cover; colored especially for this series by EC's original colorist Marie Severin. A number of Ray Bradbury cover stories! 
Price: 100.00 USD
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5661 Feldstein, Al; Woolverton, Basil; Davis, Jack, artwork by PANIC
West Plains, Missouri: Russ Cochran, Publisher, 1985. First edition, first printing. Fine: twelve 9.5''x13'' loose prints reproducing covers for the EC comic, PANIC: Humor in a Varicose Vein, printed in full-color, with b&w inside cover ads on the reverse, on heavy coated stock; housed in the original b&w illustrated envelope. 
Loose portfolio of EC covers, (the same ones used for Cochran's COMPLETE PANIC), here trimmed to include the entire cover; stunningly colored especially for this series by EC's original colorist Marie Severin. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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5662 Fellowes, Julian SNOBS
New York: St. Martin's Press, (2004). 0312336926 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"A hiliariously snobbish novel about hilariously snobbish people involved in a society scandal. Froth at its best."--Dominick Dunne. By the Oscar-winning screenwriter of Robert Altman's GOSFORD PARK. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5663 Femling, Jean GETTING MINE
New York: St. Martin's, (1991). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Second Moz Brandt mystery. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5664 Fenady, Andrew J. MAN WITH BOGART'S FACE
Chicago: Henry Regnery Co., (1977). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a price-clipped dust jacket. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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5665 Fenady, Andrew J. SECRET OF SAM MARLOW : THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF THE MAN WITH BOGART'S FACE
Chicago: Congdon & Weed, (1980). First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Writer/producer Fenady's sequel to THE MAN WITH BOGART'S FACE. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5666 Fenin, George N. and Everson, William K. THE WESTERN: From Silents to Cinerama
New York: The Orion Press, (1962). First edition, first printing. Square octavo. Hardcover. Very minor age-toning to textblock, else a fine copy in olive pictorial cloth with lettering and illustration in black and cream; in a faintly age-toned photo-pictorial dust jacket that shows a few tiny nicks. 
Groundbreaking and essential history of the genre, highlighted by superb research, penetrating insights, and sharp, entertaining prose. Smartly designed, with scads of rare b&w photos laid out in a dynamic and witty design. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5667 Fennelly, Tony THE GLORY HOLE MURDERS
London: Arlington Books, (1985). First U.K. edition. Bumped spine edge, else a very good plus copy in wraps. 
The author's debut novel. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5668 Fennelly, Tony THE GLORY HOLE MURDERS
New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc., (1985). 0881841803 First edition. Hardcover. Top edge lightly spotted, else a near fine copy; in a price-clipped illustrated dust jacket that is mildly age-toned. 
THE GLORY HOLE MURDERS was nominated by Mystery Writers of America as Best First Mystery Novel of the year. "Impressive... Matt Sinclair's sleuthing is mightily slick and the cast of characters couldn't be more colorful."--Mystery Alley. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5669 Fennelly, Tony THE CLOSET HANGING
New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc., (1987). 0881843067 First edition. Hardcover. Page edges lightly stained, mild shelfwear, else a very good plus copy; in a lightly shelfworn illustrated dust jacket with tiny tears to the extremities. 
The second installment featuring gay sleuth Matt Sinclair. The series debut THE GLORY HOLE MURDERS was nominated by the Mystery Writers of America as Best First Mystery Novel of the year. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5670 Fenner, Carol YOLONDA'S GENIUS
(New York): Margaret K. McElderry Books, (1995). 0689800010 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Stephen Marchesi. 
The story of Yolonda, a fifth-grader who is very big for her age, and is determined to prove that her younger brother is not slow, but is a gifted musician who plays harmonica expressively and beautifully. A Newbery Honor book. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5671 Fenton, Peter EYEING THE FLASH: The Education of a Carnival Con Artist
New York: Simon & Schuster, (2005). 0743258541 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine color photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
Peter Fenton's coming-of-age memoir is a compelling story of a shy middle-class kid turned first-class huckster. "EYEING THE FLASH is a fascinating insider's view of the carnival underworld -- the cons, the double-dealing..."--publisher's blurb. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5672 Ferber, Edna A KIND OF MAGIC
Covent Garden, London: Victor Gollancz Limited, (1963). First U.K. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in gilt-stamped clay-colored paper-over-boards; in a near fine, dust jacket that shows edgewear and rubbing. 
Autobiography by the extraordinary bestselling author whose many hits translated consistently into stage and screen triumphs like SHOWBOAT, GIANT, SO BIG, and CIMARRON and who wrote directly for the stage in STAGE DOOR, ROYAL FAMILY and DINNER AT EIGHT. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5673 Fergusson, Harvey FOOTLOOSE MCGARNIGAL
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1930. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in a lightly worn, price-clipped pictorial dust jacket that shows some fading to the spine panel and is lightly creased to the rear flap fold. 
Tale of New Yorker Footloose's odyssey westward, where he finds work as a timber cruiser and forest ranger in the wilderness of New Mexico, rubbing elbows with the poets, painters, and mystics of exotic Taos. Fergusson's third novel of the Southwest. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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5674 Ferlinghetti, Lawrence POPULIST MANIFESTO (For Poets With Love)
(San Francisco): (Vernon Chadwick, Jr.), (1975). First edition, first printing: a broadside. This copy, one of an undisclosed number of copies printed, has been SIGNED by the author. A fine copy, 12x18-inch one-sheet broadside, the poem printed double-columned on one side, title and publishing information printed on the reverse. 
"Poets, come out of your closets" begins "Ferlinghetti's rant against poets who speak only to other poets" (Tony Gualtieri), including "All you den mothers of poetry...All you hairy professors of poesie...All you Poetry Police." Amusing and inspiring. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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5675 Ferlinghetti, Lawrence WHO ARE WE NOW?
(New York): A New Directions Book, (1976) 0811206297 First edition, trade paperback issue. Trade Paperback. The expected age-toning to covers and to textblock, else a sharp, fine, unread copy in photo-pictorial wraps. 
Seventh collection of verse from the influential Beat poet, including the irresistible "Populist Manifesto." SIGNED by the author to the half-title page. The cover photo is by Pamela Mosher. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5676 Ferlinghetti, Lawrence, editor CITY LIGHTS JOURNAL: Number Two
San Francisco: City Lights Books, (1964). First edition, first printing: a trade paperback literary annual. Trade Paperback. A hint of rubbing, a whisper of soiling, else a crisp, unread fine copy in photo-pictorial wraps, with cover photo: ''Ezra Pound in Venice'' by Walter Mori. 
Second issue of the literary annual, with pieces by Pound, Celine, Trocchi, Rimbaud, Apollinaire, Artaud, Ginsberg, Snyder, Cassay, Juline Beck, Ferlinghetti, Daniel Moore, Frank O'Hara, many more. 280 pages. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5677 Ferman, Edward L., edited by THE BEST FROM FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION: 23rd Series
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1980. 0385152256 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Nearly fine, in goldenrod boards; in a mildly age-toned, very lightly worn, nearly fine illustrated dust jacket. Jacket by Peter Rauch. 
Collects stories and n-f pieces by Damon Knight, Tom Reamy, Stan Dryer, Edward Bryant, Robert Bloch, John Varley, Steven Utley, Lee Killough, Jane Yolen, Thomas M. Disch, Robert F. Young, Samuel R. Delany, Joanna Russ, Isaac Asimov, others. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5678 Ferman, Edward L., edited by THE BEST FROM FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION: 22nd Series
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1977. 0385124511 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Glue stains to endsheets, pink rubber-stamped auction notice to pastedown, else very good: clean, sharp but not collectible condition; in an age-toned, else about fine dust jacket. 
Authors include: Richard Cowper, Robert Bloch, Algis Budrys, Joanna Russ, John Varley, Liz Hufford, Baird Searles, James Tiptree Jr., Manly Wade Wellman, Harvey Jacobs, Tom Reamy, Ray Bradbury, Edward Wellen, Isaac Asimov, Pohl and Kornbluth, R. Bretnor. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5679 Fernelius, W. Conard, editor INORGANIC SYNTHESES: Volume II
New York/London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1946. First edition. Hardcover. Former owner's name inked and address rubber-stamped on the front pastedown, some light wear to an inch of the spine, corner tips very slightly bumped, else a very good copy in forest-green textured cloth with spine titles in gilt; without a dust jacket. 
This volume is the second in a series giving detailed and tested methods for the synthesis of inorganic substances with summaries of the more common properties of the substance. 292 pages with cumulative indices. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5680 Ferrandino, Joseph FIREFIGHT
(New York): Soho Press, (1987). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Author's first novel. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5681 Ferrars, E.X. A MURDER TOO MANY
New York: Doubleday, (1989). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket with a small crease to the front flap. 

Price: 15.00 USD
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5682 Ferrars, Elizabeth THE CLOCK THAT WOULDN'T STOP
London: The Crime Club, [circa 1952]. First edition thus: Paperback. Hardcover. Two spits to the lower spine, inner hinges neatly repaired with binder's tape, mild rubbing and general light wear, minor creases to the rear cover, and the spine shows some fading, else very good in pictorial wraps. 
Blackmail story with a difference, told in the inimitable fashion by the gifted Elizabeth Ferrars (pseudonym of Morna Davis Brown [McTaggart], the English author who was born in Rangoon. A White Circle Crime Club detective novel #242c. Scarce. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5683 Ferrars, Elizabeth MURDER MOVES IN
London: The Crime Club/Collins, (1956). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild dampstaining to rear board, else about near fine; in an age-toned dust jacket with dampstaining to rear panel. 
Subtle, non-series crime novel by this "major figure among British mystery writers of this century."--Mary Helen Becker. Robina and Sam Melanby move house, perhaps too close to the home of a woman Sam used to be in love with, Martha Birch. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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5684 Ferrigno, Robert DEAD MAN'S DANCE
New York: Putnam, (1995). 0399140255 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine copper-foil dust jacket. Dated in the year of publication and SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Third crime book by Ferrigno continues " the adventures of investigative reporter Quinn. Judge Teddy Krammerson, Quinn's stepfather, is brutally murdered, apparently by neo-Nazis."--LJ. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5685 Ferrigno, Robert FLINCH
New York: Pantheon Books, (2001). 0375401253 First edition: Advance Reading Copy. Proof. Fine in black on electric-orange wraps. 
The author's sixth novel introduces Jimmy Gage, a tabloid writer who the police will not take seriously when Gage is contacted by a serial killer. The author of HORSE LATITUDES throws a wide assortment of extreme characters into a fast-paced plot. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5686 Ferrigno, Robert FLINCH
New York: Pantheon Books, (2001). 0375401253 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Ferrigno's sixth thriller follows an eccentric cast of characters through the gritty underbelly of Southern California. "Ferrigno’s crime plotting is terrific, but what's most appealing is his photographic eye for L.A. life."--Chicago Tribune. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5687 Ferrigno, Robert THE WAKE-UP
New York: Pantheon Books, (2004). 0375422498 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"A minor matter of airport rudeness sets off a major killing spree in Ferrigno's seventh novel."--PW. "A taut thriller, shot through with vivid characters and Southern California strangeness."--The Seattle Times. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5688 Ferrigno, Robert THE HORSE LATITUDES
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., (1990). 0688090605 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine; in a mildly age-toned, else fine dust jacket. 
"This impressive first novel by a nationally syndicated journalist is a curious and winning combination of noir violence, L.A. attitude, drug-inspired lunacy and sheer storytelling bravado."--Publisher's Weekly. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5689 Ferrigno, Robert THE CHESHIRE MOON
New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., (1993). 0688103146 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Second novel by the author of THE HORSE LATITUDES. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5690 Ferrigno, Robert THE CHESHIRE MOON
New York: William Morrow, (1993). 0688103146 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 
SIGNED by the author to the title-page. The second novel from the author of THE HORSE LATITUDES. A former investigative reporter is called to action when a friend from the old days turns up dead. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5691 Ferrigno, Robert DEAD MAN'S DANCE
New York: Putnam, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. 
Copper foil dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5692 Ferrigno, Robert SCAVENGER HUNT
New York: Pantheon Books, (2003). 0375421734 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Like other inheritors of the Hammett-Chandler-Ross MacDonald private-eye tradition, he balances the tough doings with a strong sense of moral outrage and compassion."--Los Angeles Times Book Review. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5693 Ferrigno, Robert PRAYERS FOR THE ASSASSIN
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney: Scribner, (2006). 0743272897 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Minor crimp to upper spine edge, thus near fine with color illustration to front cover; in a fine dust jacket. 
A thriller set in a futuristic America thirty-five years hence. Terrorism, violent scavengers and plots for religious and national power abound in this novel of intrigue. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5694 Ferris, Jean LOOKING FOR HOME
New York: Farrar Strauss Giroux, (1989). 0374346496 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in white cloth over blue boards with red titles to the spine; in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
A young girl's plans for the future go terribly awry, causing her to run away and discover a new family in a rather unexpected place. Ferris has also written INVINCIBLE SUMMER, BAD, and ONCE UPON A MARIGOLD. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5695 Ferris, Timothy LIFE BEYOND EARTH
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney/Singapore: Simon & Schuster, (2000). 0684849372 First edition, first printing. With errata slip. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in textured black boards with silver spine stamping; in a fine, as-new, color-illustrated dust jacket. Oblong quarto. More than 100 illustrations. 
Gracefully designed blend of text and photos about the search for life beyond earth, crafted by "the best popular science writer in the English language today" (Christian Science Monitor), and drawn from Ferris's PBS documentary. SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5696 Fetherolf, Grace Moser JAMES HENRY MOSER: His Brush and His Pen
(Sedona, Arizona): Fetherolf Publishing, (1982). 9993113964 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, with titles stamped in gilt to the front cover and spine and a Moser color illustration to the front and rear covers; no dust jacket, as issued. Oblong quarto. 
A biography told through letters and notes of the American artist best known for his illustrations of Uncle Remus. Full-page color plates liberally enhance the text, on at least every other page. 142 pages; chronology and career highlights. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5697 Fiedler, Leslie TO THE GENTILES
New York: Stein and Day, Publishers, (1972). 0812814819 First edition. Front cover has a sticker-shadow and a minor reading crease, creased age-toning to the rear cover and spine, mild soiling to the page edges, else a very good copy in wraps. 
This is a collection of sixteen essays on Jewish subjects--including an essay on the Negro and the Jew-- that were not included in either AN END TO INNOCENCE or NO! IN THUNDER. 200 pages with an index. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5698 Field, Evan WHAT NIGEL KNEW
New York: Clarkson N. Potter, (1981). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket. 
Front and rear jacket covers illustrated by Edward Gorey. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5699 Field, Rachel and Pederson, Arthur TO SEE OURSELVES
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1937. B00085TJTA First edition, first printing. Jacket by Vera Bock. Hardcover. Substantial fading to green(?) cloth covers, dots of pale stain to upper page edges, thus very good only; in a price-clipped, age-darkened, lightly worn and edge-nicked very good plus dust jacket with cello-tape reinforcement to the reverse. 
"Bittersweet story of the Hamilton Bosworths, Jr., of Morgan, Idaho, who are bitten by the Hollywood bug when Mr. Bosworth receives a letter from an old college friend who is earning $500 a week as a writer."--Anthony Slide. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5700 Field, Rachel, verses and illustrations by CHRISTMAS TIME
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1941. B0007E2FXY First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A hint of darkening to the edges of the covers, else fine, in pictorial boards; in an age-darkened, lightly worn, very good plus dust jacket. 24mo. 
Charming little collection of Christmas poems, old and new, long and short, some gay and some serious, accompanied by the author's drawings. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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