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5701 Field, Rachel; engravings on wood by Allen Lewis CALICO BUSH
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1931. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good plus, with covers showing soiling, light wear, a few dots of pale stain; endsheets age-darkened; lacking dust jacket; in blue and yellow cloth with printed label to front cover. Lewis's artwork, printed in green and black, has power and poetry. 
Classic pioneer story of Marguerite, a young French orphan in the New World, who promises to serve the Sargent family for six long years in return for shelter, food and clothing. "A story of the first rank."--The New York Times. Newbery Honor Winner. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5702 Field, Rachel; pictures by Ilse Bischoff THE BIRD BEGAN TO SING
New York: William Morrow & Co., (1932). B00085RW3U First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Previous owner's name and date to front free endsheet, very minor scar to dedication page, else very close to fine; in red cloth with full-color paste-on front cover illustration; lacking dust jacket. 
Charming story of a homely Christmas miracle and a music-box bird by the author of HITTY: Her First Hundred Years; the illustrations by Bischoff are beguiling: four are full-color plates, scads are reproduced intext in b&w and black-and-red. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5703 Fielding, Henry; Cruikshank, George, illustrator THE ADVENTURES OF JOSEPH ANDREWS
London: James Cochrane and Co., 1832. First Cruikshank edition: Four illustrations by George Cruikshank including a tissue-guarded frontispiece. Hardcover. Marginal darkening to a few leaves early and late, very minor stains and slight off-setting to a few leaves, else a fine unfoxed copy in a handsome 3/4 polished calf over marbled boards with top edge gilt. 
Small octavo. A fine custom binding executed by Bayntun in Bath, England: spine in ornate gold with raised bands, devices in panel compartments, and the titles appear in enclosed squares with red and black painted backgrounds 
Price: 250.00 USD
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5704 Fielding, William J. THE CAVEMAN WITHIN US: His Peculiarities and Powers; How We Can Enlist His Aid for Health and Efficiency
New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, (1922). 0415210151 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Minor damp-stain to lower corner of spine, very good plus in burgundy cloth with gilt titles and borders to the front cover and spine; in a very good plus dust jacket with shallow chips and very short tears to the shelf edges. 8vo. 372 pages; index. 
The caveman is our accumulated inheritance and represents both good and evil. Fielding explains this primitive nature within us and describes how to deal with it. A classic source book that has been in continued use by psychologists. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5705 Fields, Mrs. James T. A SHELF OF OLD BOOKS
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1895. Reprint. Hardcover. Very lightly abraded lower corner tips, small spot of rubbing to rear cover, else near fine in bronze cloth lettered in gilt, top edge gilt; no dust jacket. 215 pages, tissue-guarded frontispiece photo of a ''friend's'' library, fifty-five illustrations. 
An ode to Edinburgh and literary figures like Leigh Hunt, Milton, Keats, and Thackeray by Annie Adams Fields--wife of the co-founder of the Boston publishing firm Ticknor & Fields, and one of the foremost literary hostesses of her day. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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5706 Fierstein, Harvey TORCH SONG TRILOGY
New York, N.Y.: The Gay Presses of New York, (1983). Seventh printing: a trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Previous owner's blind stamp to title-page, mild wear at extremities, else a nearly fine, unread copy in photo-illustrated wraps. 
The outrageous, groundbreaking triad with the unlikely drag queen hero won Fierstein two Tonys--one for his play and another for his performance. This copy inscribed, SIGNED by: Fierstein, cast members Jonathan Hadary, Estelle Getty, Brian Kerwin, more. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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5707 Files, Lolita BLIND AMBITION
New York: Simon & Schuster, (2000). First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket with illustration using tinseltown sparkling gold. 
Hollywood-based novel drawn from the author's industry experience. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5708 Filgate, Macartney RUNWAY TO DEATH
New York: Walker and Company, (1980). 0802754287 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
Thriller set in the remote Greek island of Io. Charlotte Eliot finds herself the inheritor of a light plane--but lacking the money to run it, she quickly sells it a recluse and delivers it to the idyllic Greek island where things are not as they seem. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5709 Finch, Christopher, text; Froud, Brian, designer THE MAKING OF THE DARK CRYSTAL: Creating a Unique Film
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. (1983). 003063332X First edition, first printing: an oversized trade paperback. Trade Paperback. Near fine, printed on coated stock, bound in laminated, color-illustrated wraps which shows an insignificant crease. Quarto. Quite nice example of this scarce item. 
From idea to opening, a behind-the-scenes chronicle of the remarkable film created by the late Muppet master Jim Henson. With over 200 photos, most in color, most never published before, as well as production drawings by the film's designer, Brian Froud. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5710 Finch, Paul AFTER SHOCKS
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Ash-Tree Press, 2001. 1553100212 First edition, first printing: limited to 500 copies. Hardcover. Very fine in chianti cloth, spine-lettered in gilt, with red-on-red decorative endsheets; in an illustrated dust jacket featuring artwork by Tony Patrick. Sources. 
Debut collection of supernatural tales from the British-based former policeman and journalist. Most of the stories have previously appeared only in various small press publications, three are original to this edition. With an introduction by the author. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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5711 Finch, Phillip SUGARLAND
New York: St. Martin's, (1991). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 

Price: 15.00 USD
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5712 Finch, Phillip PARADISE JUNCTION
New York: St. Martin's, (1993). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket. 
Inscribed by author. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5713 Finder, Joseph PARANOIA
New York: St. Martin's Press, (2004). 0312319142 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Combines a fresh voice, terrific characters, and high-octane suspense. Finder catapults himself to the front rank of contemporary thriller writers."--Harlan Coben. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5714 Finder, Joseph PARANOIA
New York: St. Martin's Press, (2004). 0312319142 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Combines a fresh voice, terrific characters, and high-octane suspense. Finder catapults himself to the front rank of contemporary thriller writers."--Harlan Coben. Dated and SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5715 Finder, Joseph COMPANY MAN
New York: St. Martin's Press, (2005). 0312319169 First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author to the title page. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Nick Conover, the youngish CEO at a corporation, has fired half of the high-end company's 10,000 employees at the bidding of new ownership. This is the start of a solid, engrossing thriller, Finder's sixth. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5716 Finder, Joseph POWER PLAY
New York: St. Martin's Press, (2007). 0312347480 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The eighth corporate thriller by Finder features Jake Landry, a tough guy with an understanding of airplane engineering and an innate grasp of corporate politics. Landry investigates corruption at a company's weekend lodge--and finds vicious hunters? 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5717 Findlater, Richard THE PLAYER QUEENS
New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, (1977). 0800863240 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a lightly age-toned and rubbed pictorial jacket, showing a short closed edge tear and attendant creasing to the rear panel, and a tiny closed interior tear to the front panel. 
A study of actresses on the British stage since 1660, when females were first allowed to appear. This survey includes information from Nell Gwyn to modern greats Edith Evans and Peggy Ashcroft, and analysis of the changing role of the actress. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5718 Fine, Stephen MOLLY DEAR: The Autobiography of an Android, or How I Came to My Senses, Was Repaired, Escaped My Master, and Was Educated in the Ways of the World
New York: A Thomas Dunne Book/St. Martin's Press, (1988). 0312022549 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine in black boards; in age-darkened, near fine dust jacket. 
"Molly, a late 21st-century android of flawlessly human appearance, can do everything flesh-and-blood people can do - including breed with her own kind and interbreed with humans." Candide-like satirical novel of "innocence undone."--NY Times. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5719 Finger, Charles J.; Pitz, Henry C., illustrator HIGH WATER IN ARKANSAS
New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, 1943. First edition. Hardcover. Whisper of edgewear, a very pale, very tiny dot of stain to front cover, else fine, in color-illustrated boards; in illustrated dust jacket that betrays a ghost of age-toning, a trace of edgewear, and a tiny patch of pale dampstain. A superb copy. 
Humble, befreckled Tad North wins a medal for his heroic rescue of--among others--a black family adrift in the Arkansas River flood. Warmly realistic picture-book tale, sublimely illustrated by Pitz in b&w and heartbreakingly delicate watercolors. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5720 Fink, John PAINTED LEAVES
New York: St. Martin's, (1994). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. 
Review copy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5721 Fink, Peter PETER FINK: Photographs
New York/South Brunswick/London: The Gallery of Modern Art/A.S. Barnes and Company/Thomas Yoseloff, Ltd, 1969. B0007JEGH2 First edition, first printing: oversized paperback original. Mass market paperback. The expected age-toning to covers, else fine, in slick, photo-pictorial, staplebound cardstock covers. 8.5x11-inches. 
Illustrated catalog of the 1969 retrospective exhibition of 160 of Fink's black-and-white photographs; among the highlights: "Refractions"--shown for the first time. Introductory essay by Marjorie Morris. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5722 Fink, Richard H. SUPPY-SIDE ECONOMICS: A Critical Appraisal
Frederick, Maryland: Alethia Books/University Publications of America, (1982). 0890934606 First edition: Trade Paperback Original. Trade Paperback. Very mild reading crease to the front cover, else near fine in wraps. 
488 pages; figures; notes. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5723 Finkelnburg, Wolfgang STRUCTURE OF MATTER
Berlin/New York: Springer-Verlag/Academic Press, 1964. First edition. Hardcover. Ink note on front flyleaf, one page has some neat underlining in red, overall a near fine copy in cloth; no dust jacket. 
Tall octavo. Translated from the 9th/10th edition of EINFUHRUNG IN DIE ATOMPHYSIK by the author in cooperation with Dr. Ottlie Matossi-Riechemeier. 511 pages, references, indexes. Illustrated with 279 figures. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5724 Finkelstein, Louis, edited by THE JEWS: THEIR HISTORY CULTURE & RELIGION
Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1949. First edition, first printing. Two volume set. Hardcover. Both volumes, fine--beautifully clean and well preserved--in black linen with gilt titles and decorative rules to the spines; in near fine, age-toned dust jackets with shallow chips to the upper spine edges and a few faint spots to front panel of Vol. II. 
Housed in good only chipped and split slipcase. Large Octavo. 1431 pages; tables; charts; 15 illustrations; 4 maps; and index. A marvel of researched, details from biblical to current times, including history, roles, sociology, demography and religion. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5725 Finlay, D.G. DEADLY RELATIONS
London: Century Publishing, (1986). 0712695079 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Staple holes to upper edge of front free endsheet, dot of nearly invisible stain to upper page edges, else fine, in blue boards with silver spine stamping; in a near fine dust jacket which shows mild age-toning, and some fading to spine panel. 
The third occult novel to feature Lavenham, the bedevilled Sussex home of the Bayless clan. Also known as The Watchman Chronicles. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5726 Finlay, D.G. GRAVEN IMAGE
(North Wales): "The Leisure Circle Limited/Century Hutchinson LTd), (1987). Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine, in carmel boards with gilt spine stamping; in a fine, if faintly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. 
Occult novel, Volume 4 in the Lavenham series, also called the Watchman Chronicles. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5727 Finlay, D.G. THE GREY REGARD
London: Century Publishing, (1985). 0712608214 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Faint agency rubber-stamp to front free endsheet, else fine, in vivid orange boards with silver spine stamping; in a lightly age-toned, very very close to fine illustrated dust jacket. 
"Lavenham, eerie, romantic Sussex home of the Bayless clan, is once more the scene of D.G. Finlay's second novel in her chilling saga of a family bedevilled by dark powers." Sequel to WATCHMAN. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5728 Finlay, Roger T. THE WONDER ISLAND BOYS ADVENTURES ON STRANGE ISLANDS
New York: The New York Book Company, (1915). First edition. Hardcover. Very good plus in bright and vivid color-decorated cloth: very light edgewear, some pale areas of soiling to page edges, previous owner's inscription (dated 1916) to front free endsheet; in dust jacket with some nicking, chipping, soiling, staining. 
Seventh in the educational series of adventures of these "Young Robinson Crusoes"--Mattson & Davis. Intext illustrations; interior b&w plates by "Kirkham." A quite nice copy of this appealingly produced boys' juvenile, in the scarce early dust jacket! 
Price: 150.00 USD
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5729 Finlay, Virgil VIRGIL FINLAY'S PHANTASTES
Novato, California: Underwood-Miller, (1993). First edition. Introduction by genre artist, Stephen E. Fabian. Hardcover. New, in dust jacket with vivid Finlay illustrations to the front and rear panel; still in publisher's shrinkwrap. 
Collection of 135 of the best sf, fantasy and weird tale pen-and-inks by the peerless master of the stipple and the crosshatch, and quite possibly the genre's most distinctive illustrator. A nice production on heavy coated stock. 
Price: 24.95 USD
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5730 Finlayson, Iain THE SIXTH CONTINENT: A Literary History of Romney Marsh
New York: Atheneum, 1986. 0689118341 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Minor fading to the spine ends, and foxing to the lower page edges, else a near fine copy; in a very lightly age-toned dust jacket. 240 pages, sixteen photographs, bibliography, index. 
The literary history of a region at the southeast borders of Kent and Sussex in England. Romney Marsh has been the home to many writers including Henry James, H.G. Wells, Joseph Conrad, Stephen Crane, Ford Madox Ford, and Noel Coward. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5731 Finney, Jack THE THIRD LEVEL
(New York, N.Y.): A Dell Book, (1959). First paperback edition, first printing. A rumor of a reader's crease, else an extraordinary, as-new, very fine, unread copy in wraps featuring superb cover art by Richard Powers; green page-edge tint bright and fresh. 
Unparalleled collection of quintessentially Finney tales, including the title story, "Of Missing Persons," "Quit Zoomin' Those Hands Through the Air," "Contents of the Dead Man's Pockets," "I'm Scared," more. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5732 Finney, Jack ASSAULT ON A QUEEN
London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1960. First U.K. edition. Hardcover. Mild bump to upper edge front cover, covers a tad splayed, else nearly fine, in a photo-pictorial dust jacket that shows some light edgewear, tiny edge tears and associated creasing. Jacket designed by Christopher Macartney-Filgate. 
Tale of robbery on the high-seas, in which a restored German sub is used to hold-up the Queen Mary! Another of Finney's deft, nimble, eminently readable, and character-rich entertainments. Filmed in 1966 with Frank Sinatra. The unusual U.K. issue. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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5733 Finney, Jack ASSAULT ON A QUEEN
(New York, N.Y.): A Dell Book, (1966). First edition thus. Dell 0332. Nicks and minor wear to the extremities, paper tanned, as expected, else a near fine, unread copy in pictorial wraps featuring an illustration of Frank Sinatra and Virna Lisi on the cover. 
Movie tie-in mass market paperback edition of Jack Finney's tale of high-seas robbery. This copy has been inscribed "Best Wishes--" and SIGNED by the author to the title-page. Rod Serling wrote the script for the 1966 film adaptation. Scarce SIGNED. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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5734 Finney, Jack THREE BY FINNEY
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1987). First edition: Advance Reading Copy. Proof. Fine in wraps. 
Comprises three of Finney's fantasy novels: THE WOODROW WILSON DIME, MARION'S WALL, THE NIGHT PEOPLE. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5735 Finney, Jack FROM TIME TO TIME
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1995). 0671898841 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
Twenty-five years after publishing his classic TIME AND AGAIN, Finney penned this sequel. Ruben Prien's travels through time to save the world and his friend Simon Morley this time take him aboard the Titanic. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5736 Finney, Jack INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS
Los Angeles, California: Fotonovel Publications, (1979). B000GGUZ6W First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Mass market paperback. Fine, as-new, in color pictorial wraps. 
Photographic novel with original dialogue based on W.D. Richter's screenplay and featuring 350 color stills from the 1978 remake of the classic science fiction chiller. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5737 Finney, Jack THE BODY SNATCHERS
New York: The Stephen King Horror Library, (2005). First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
Finney's second novel, here in an attractive hardcover reissue. Thrice filmed, first and most notably by Don Siegel with star Kevin McCarthy. The quintessential 50's paranoid nightmare. Introduction by Stephen King. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5738 Finney, Patricia A SHADOW OF GULLS
London: Collins, 1977. 0002224690 First edition: Uncorrected Advance Proofs. Hardcover. Very good plus: light use, a few tiny dots of pale stain, some very light, very minor creases; in red wraps with black lettering. 
Finney's debut and the first book in the Lugh Mac Romain series, tells the story of Lugh Mac Romain, harper and reluctant warrior, as he struggles to escape the curse of the Queen Maeve of Connaught. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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5739 Finney, Patricia A SHADOW OF GULLS
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1977). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Top page edge soiled, else a near fine copy; in a slightly nicked pictorial dust jacket with art by Jerry Harston. 
"Although A SHADOW OF GULLS is written with a deep respect for the traditional body of legend, it is a wonderfully vivid and original work, the product of one of the most unusual talents to emerge in recent years." 
Price: 150.00 USD
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5740 Finney, Patricia A SHADOW OF GULLS
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1977). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. A tiny dot of very pale stain to the top edge, else a fine, fresh copy in illustrated dust jacket that shows just a hint of edgewear. Jacket art by Jerry Harston. 
First novel by the then 17-year old is, according to Mary Renault, "...a vivid visual picture of archaic Irish life," complete with mythic heroes, Roman spies, bastard bards, gentle mountain folk and faery queens. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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5741 Finney, Patricia FIREDRAKE'S EYE
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1992). 0312077491 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Pages faintly age-toned, else a fine copy in red-cloth over green boards; in illustrated dust jacket with jacket painting by Bryan Leister. 
The mad son of a prominent Catholic family stumbles upon evidence that his hated brother is spearheading a plot to assassinate Queen Elizabeth. "Finney has successfully conjured up the filthy, crowded splendor of sixteenth-century England.--TLS. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5742 Finnis, Jane GET OUT OR D
(Scottsdale, Arizona): Poisoned Pen Press, (2003). 1590580753 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Finnis, a BBC Radio broadcaster and Roman empire expert offers this debut historical mystery set in 91 AD Roman Britain. Young innkeeper Aurelia Marcella is featured investigating a string of murders. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5743 Finnis, Jane A BITTER CHILL
(Scottsdale, Az.): Poisoned Pen Press, (2005). 1590581938 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Finnis, a former broadcaster for the BBC radio, now spends much of her time researching and writing about the Roman Empire. This sequel mystery to GET OUT OR DIE is set in 95 A.D. and features innkeeper, and "plucky detective" Aurelia Marcella. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5744 Firbank, Ronald SANTAL
(NY): Bonacio & Saul with Grove Press, [1955]. B0007DTZLU First U.S. edition, first printing. One of 500 copies printed thus. Hardcover. Fine, in burgundy cloth with blue spine titling; in a tanned, worn, soiled and edge-nicked printed dust jacket, with a chip to upper spine panel. [56] pages. 
First written in 1921, and appearing in the U.S. for the first time in this edition. "This is his most realistic story, and the only one that is not a comedy...the story of the religious vocation of an orphaned Arab named Cherif."--Edmund Wilson. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5745 Fischer, Bruno FOOLS WALK IN
New York: Gold Medal Books/Fawcett Publications, Inc., (1951). B000BN4FDO First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Gold Medal #209; no cover price. Mass Market Paperback. Pages inevitably tanned, a hint of darkening to spine, else fine, bright, fresh, a superb example; in illustrated wraps. 
"Good girl or bad girl, was she worth the professor's life and reputation?" Cover art by Barye Phillips. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5746 Fischer, Norman; Georgopoulos, N.; Patsouras, Louis, editors CONTINUITY AND CHANGE IN MARXISM
New Jersey: Humanities Press, (1982). 0391025643 First edition. Hardcover. High-lighting throughout third essay, else a near fine copy in red cloth with gilt titles to the spine; in a like dust jacket. 
A collection of 14 essays which focus on the epistemological issues facing Marxism today, which also suggest how a modified version of Hegelian Marxism can be used to analyze central elements of Marx's theory of society. 249 pages; notes. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5747 Fish, Robert L. THE SHRUNKEN HEAD
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. Very good plus, with the edges of the covers age-darkened and lightly worn, pages also tanned; in a lightly edgeworn and age-toned dust jacket. 
A Captain Jose da Silva mystery. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5748 Fish, Robert L. RUB-A-DUB-DUB
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1971). 0671208950 First edition. Hardcover. Light foxing to page edges else near fine in dust jacket. 
The sequel to THE MURDER LEAGUE by the author of the Captain Jose Da Silva novels who also writes under the pseudonym Robert L. Pike. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5749 Fish, Robert L. TROUBLE IN PARADISE
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a dust jacket w/a crease and shelfwear else very good. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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5750 Fisher, Aileen; illustrated by Feodor Rojankovsky CRICKET IN A THICKET
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1963). 0684127849 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A very faint trace of mustiness, else a fine, as-new copy in beige cloth decorated and lettered in green; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. 63 pages. 
Collection of nature poems for young readers by the enthusiastic Ms. Fisher, accompanied on every page by Mr. Rojankovky's cheerful and lively black-and-white illustrations. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5751 Fisher, Clay THE CROSSING
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1958. First edition. Hardcover. Tiny rubber-stamped circle to upper right corner of front free endpaper, else near fine in illustrated dust jacket that is lightly rubbed, edgeworn, and age-toned. Jacket art by Guy Davenport. 
Civil war yarn by the author of THE BRASS COMMAND, THE TALL MEN, and YELLOWSTONE KELLY. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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5752 Fisher, David E. WRONG MAN
New York: Random House, (1993). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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5753 Fisher, Graham THE PLOT TO KILL WALLIS SIMPSON
New York: St. Martin's, (1989). Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. 

Price: 10.00 USD
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5754 Fisher, Irving 100% MONEY: Designed to Keep Checking Banks 100% Liquid; To Prevent Inflation and Deflation; Largely to Cure or Prevent Depressions; and to Wipe Out Much of the National Debt
New York: An Adelphi Publication, (1935). First edition. Presentation copy: Inscribed, SIGNED and dated (1935) by the author, Irving Fisher to economic historian, Lester V. Chandler. Hardcover. Fraying to the spine ends, rubbing and flecking to the spine, corner tips lightly worn, tiny drop of black stain to the front cover, text tanned, as expected, else a very good copy; lacking the dust jacket. 
Irving Fisher was one of America's greatest mathematical economists and one of the clearest economics writers of all time. Fisher earned the first Ph.D. in economics ever awarded by Yale. Upon graduation he stayed at Yale for the rest of his career. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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5755 Fisher, John H., editor THE MEDIEVAL LITERATURE OF WESTERN EUROPE: A Review of Research, Mainly 1930-1960
(New York): The New York University Press, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a lightly shelfworn illustrated dust jacket. 432 pages, index. 
The Modern Language Association surveys works about the Middle Ages which appeared between 1930 and 1960, when there was a major re-examination of the medieval period by scholars and critics, particularly in the United States. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5756 Fisher, Laura CHARLIE DICK
New York/Chicago/San Francisco: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1972). 0030814995 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket with the lower front flap clipped neatly by the publisher. Wraparound color jacket art by Rocce Negri. 
Poignant and comic portrait of a depression-era youth and one painful growing season in his life. Illustrated in b&w by Negri. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5757 Fisher, Leonard Everett NOONAN: A Novel About Baseball, ESP, and Time Warps
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., (1978). 0385116926 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Internal and jacket illustrations by the author. 
A knock on the head with a baseball catapults a young baseball player one hundred years into the future to the year 1996. By the award-winning American artist who illustrated about 260 books for young readers since 1955--authoring at least 90 of these. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5758 Fisher, Leonard Everett, Painter; and Livingston, Myra Cohn, Poet SKY SONGS
New York: Holiday House, (1984). 0823405028 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in blue linen over blue boards with gilt titles to the spine; in a near fine dust jacket with a hint of rubbing to the upper spine edge. Sequel to the collaborated A CIRCLE OF SEASONS. Fisher, Leonard Everett 
SIGNED by the author and SIGNED by the artist with warm inscriptions to the title-page. A collection of 14 sky-influenced poems--including a tornando, planets, and stars--by the award-winning poet and brilliant color illustrator, Fisher. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5759 Fisher, M.F.K. DUBIOUS HONORS
San Francisco: North Point Press, 1988. 0865473188 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket illustrated with color photo of the author. 
Collection of introductions (for her own books and those written by others) by one of America's most charming prose stylists, on subjects ranging from California wine to Maurice Chevalier. A delight. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5760 Fisher, Paul R. MONT CANT GOLD
New York: Atheneum, 1981. 0689308086 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in bright teal cloth lettered in silver to the spine; in a mildly age-toned illustrated dust jacket with very attractive artwork by David Weisner. 
Welsh-drenched, standalone young adult fantasy from the author of the Ashstaff sequence. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5761 Fisher, Richard REIVERS' ROAD: A Border Story
London: Cobden-Sanderson, (1938). B00087B1DK First edition, first printing. Lengthy presentation inscription, dated in the year of publication, and SIGNED by the author to the half-title page. Hardcover. A few tiny nicks to spine crown, else near fine, in black binding with gilt spine lettering; lacking dust jacket. 
Historical novel of Scotland: "'I'll tell you the tale, and I'll warrant it's the very scent and breath of these Borderlands. Aye, and it's the last reiving tale of all--for after Muckle Jack went swinging on that yew-tree...the reiving days were over." 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5762 Fisher, Robert Moore TALK ABOUT THE WEATHER
New York: Birk & Co., Inc., 1955. A near fine copy in stapled wraps. 
A 15 page Pacific Telephone Employees' Booklet Rack Service. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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5763 Fisher, Steve THE BIG DREAM
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1970. B0006CU3VS First edition. In red cloth with gilt spine stamping; illustrated dust jacket. Jacket painting by William Edwards. Hardcover. Faint foxing to page edges, owner's name to front endsheet, mild age-toning to pages, thus very good plus; in a very mildly edge-worn, faintly age-toned, very good plus dust jacket, reinforced with cello-tape from the reverse. 
"Hollywood studio head Jack Stuart faces a variety of crises and problems" in this novel from the veteran screenwriter best known as the author of I WAKE UP SCREAMING. "Fisher brings every problem to a satisfying conclusion."--Slide. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5764 Fisher, Steve TAKE ALL YOU CAN GET
New York: Popular Library, (1956). First edition thus. A suggestion of age-toning to the covers and to the pages, else a bright, fine, unread copy in illustrated wraps with splendid, jazzy cover art by Mitchell Hooks. 
Nifty pb issue of this "devastating look at the used-car salesmen in the high pressure lots. The story is as tough, racy and suspenseful as one of the better whodunits."--Milwaukee Journal. By the author of I WAKE UP SCREAMING and DESTINATION TOYKO. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5765 Fisher, Steve IMAGE OF HELL
New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1961. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Traces of wear to the spine ends, small patches of stain to the front endpapers, else a nearly fine copy; in a very lightly edgeworn and rubbed pictorial dust jacket with internal puncture and scraped tears, and mild fading to the spine lettering. 
The novelist and screenwriter's "...tale of revenge as a psychiatrist, rejected by a Hollywood star after he tries to make love to her, first tries to ruin her life and then decides to murder her."--Slide, THE HOLLYWOOD NOVEL. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5766 Fisher, Steve HELL-BLACK NIGHT
Los Angeles: Sherbourne, (1970). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 

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5767 Fisher, Vardis PASSIONS SPIN THE PLOT
Caldwell, Idaho: The Caxton Printers, Ltd., 1934. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in pictorial dust jacket with a trace of rubbing. Eerie jacket painting by Montana artist Irvin Shope depicts a young man dozing over a library table from which a naked, raven-tressed woman shoots upward (out of his dreams?) engulfed in flame. 
Inscribed, dated and SIGNED by Fisher to the front endpaper. The inscription harshly criticizes the jacket art, calling it "atrocious." Follow-up to Fisher's IN TRAGIC LIFE in a remarkably fresh, unread copy, uniquely personalized. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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5768 Fishlock, David, editor A GUIDE TO THE LASER
New York: American Elsevier Publishing Company, (1969). Later printing. Hardcover. Former owner's label and embossed seal of physicist Daniel Deutsch on the front endpaper, pages starting to tan, boards slightly bowed, else a very good copy in gray/black boards; no dust jacket. 
A collaboration of contributors giving an authoritative history of the laser's invention, its several forms and applications. 163 pages, notes, index. Figures in text, photographs. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5769 Fiske, Dorsey RAPTOR
New York: A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2000). 0312872631 First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 
A thriller about Kate Marbury, a police sketch artist who is assigned to a serial-rapist case, and befriends one of the victims, Janet, who works with her to refine the drawing of the rapist. The rapist is now killing his targets, and Kate is next. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5770 Fitch, Janet WHITE OLEANDER
Boston/New York/London: Little, Brown and Company, (1999). 0316284955 Reprint: Trade Paperback Movie Tie-in edition. Trade Paperback. Fine, an unread copy in illustrated wraps with color photo-pictorial portraits of the film's star. 
The author's Oprah-designated first novel was adapted into a film produced by Hunt Lowry and John Wells, directed by Peter Kosminksy, and starring Alison Lohman, all of whom have SIGNED this copy's title-page. Author Fitch has also SIGNED the title-page. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5771 Fitch, Janet WHITE OLEANDER
Boston/New York/London: Little, Brown and Company, (1999). 0316285269 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a photo-pictorial first state dust jacket. 
The author's celebrated first novel about a teenaged girl's arduous six-year journey of self-discovery is an Oprah Book Club pick. "Vigorous, polished prose, strong storytelling, satisfying complex characters, and thoughtfully nuanced perceptions..." 
Price: 45.00 USD
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5772 Fitts, Dudley; Raskin, Ellen, illustrator THE POETIC NUANCE
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1958). First edition, with publisher's gift card laid in. Cover and title-page design by Ellen Raskin. Hardcover. Fine in pictorial paper-over-boards, featuring wraparound illustration of ink quills in tones of purple and turquoise, and with purple front endsheets and turquoise rear endsheets; in a lightly age-toned tissue dust jacket. 
A short essay by the poet and translator about the difficult task of creating art through the process of translating poetry, that was privately printed for the friends of the author and his publishers as a New Year's greeting in 1958. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5773 Fitzell, Lincoln IN PLATO'S GARDEN: Poems 1928-39
Albuquerque: Alan Swallow, (1940). First edition, first printing. In blue cloth shelfback with printed spine label over boards; printed dust jacket. Hardcover. Very good only: wear and age-darkening to boards, discoloration from string binding at the inner margins of many pages, age-toning to pages; in good only dust jacket, worn and substantially age-darkened. 
Collection by the San Francisco-born poet associated with Robert Penn Warren. Divided into three sections: Echoes from a Precipice; A Sierra Year; Through a Gate. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5774 Fitzgerald, F. Scott AFTERNOON OF AN AUTHOR: A Selection of Uncollected Stories and Essays with an Introduction and Notes by Arthur Mizener
London: The Bodley Head, (1958). First U.K. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Light foxing to page edges, faint foxing to endsheets and to a few scattered leaves; in terra cotta boards with gilt spine lettering; in a lightly edgeworn, edge-creased and nicked photo-pictorial dust jacket with substantial fading to the spine panel. 
Fourteen short stories and six essays, all previously uncollected, illustrated with photographs of Fitzgerald at different periods of his life. "This book offers an absorbing and revealing account of Fitzgerald's state of mind."--TLS. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5775 Fitzgerald, F. Scott AFTERNOON OF AN AUTHOR: A Selection of Uncollected Stories and Essays
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1958). B0006DJRNC First edition, second (trade) printing. Tall octavo. Terra cotta cloth with silver lettering and russet devices to the spine. Hardcover. Near fine; in a lightly shelfworn, very good plus photo-pictorial dust jacket that shows minor spine and corner tip chipping, several edge tears and rubbing. Octavo. 226 pages. 
Fourteen uncollected stories and six uncollected essays, accompanied by reproductions of photographs from the author's scrapbook in the Princeton Library. With an introduction and notes by Fitzgerald biographer Arthur Mizener. Bruccoli A22.1.b. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5776 Fitzgerald, F. Scott THE SHORT STORIES OF F. SCOTT FITZGERALD: A New Collection
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1989). 0684191601 Issued by the Book-of-the-Month Club. Hardcover. Production rippling to pastedown, age-toning to endsheets and pages, thus nearly fine, in silver-lettered blue cloth shelfback over blue boards; in a very nearly fine, mildly age-toned and very lightly edgeworn dust jacket. [776] pages. 
Edited and with a Preface by Matthew J. Bruccoli. Forty-three short stories assembled here (expanding upon Cowley's collection of twenty-eight published by Scribners in 1951.) With introductory headnotes by Fitzgerald scholar Bruccoli. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5777 Fitzgerald, F. Scott That Kind of Party [and] The Death of My Father; Princeton University Library Chronicle, F. Scott Fitzgerald '17 issue, Volume XII, Number 4, Summer 1951
[Princeton, New Jersey]: (Friends of the Princeton Library), 1951. First edition, first printing. Scarce four-page promotional brochure index to Volume Twelve, laid in. Hardcover. Tiny snagged tear to the lower rear cover, minor shelfwear, a hint of soiling and age-toning to the covers, else very good plus in original green illustrated wraps. Octavo. 60 pages; illustrated with a photograph, and two facsimiles. 
Relatively scarce issue devoted entirely to F. Scott Fitzgerald with the first publication of "That Kind of Party", his unpublished Basil series story; and "The Death of My Father", an unfinished essay. Includes a checklist of FS publications, etc. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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5778 Fitzgerald, F. Scott & Zelda BITS OF PARADISE: 21 Uncollected Stories
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1973). 0684139022 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. A whisper of soiling to the page edges, mild wear to the spine lettering, a near fine copy in black cloth lettered in white to the spine; in a lightly age-toned photo-illustrated dust jacket. [386] pages. 
All of Zelda's stories and eleven uncollected stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald, selected by Fitzgerald scholar Matthew J. Bruccoli with the assistance of the Fitzgeralds' daughter, Scottie Fitzgerald Smith. Foreword by Smith, preface by Bruccoli. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5779 Fitzgerald, F. Scott; Edited with an Introduction by Alan Margolies F. SCOTT FITZGERALD'S ST. PAUL PLAYS: 1911-1914
Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Library, 1978. 0878110224 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Tall octavo. 166 pages. Illustrated with facsimiles. 
While he was still in his teens, Fitzgerald wrote four plays that were produced by a local theatre group in St. Paul. These plays--which are mostly romantic adventures--are collected in this edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5780 Fitzgerald, Joe THAT CHAMPIONSHIP FEELING: The Story of the Boston Celtics
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1975). 0684143895 First edition, first printing. Introduction by Red Auerbach. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in black cloth with white spine titling; in a very nearly fine, mildly age-toned dust jacket. Illustrated. 
"In a style as brisk and precise as the Celtics' fast break, Joe Fitzgerald traces the growth of an unwanted, impoverished franchise into the last great dynasty in sports."--Tim Horgan. 258 pages, including index. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5781 Fitzgerald, Nigel THE HOUSE IS FALLING
London: Collins/The Crime Club, (1955). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good only: fading to spine, spine slant, minor foxing, offsetting, staining to endsheets; lacking dust jacket. 
"Well told and nicely set. The writer, who knows his Ireland, has a knack of drawing attractive places and bringing their independent life into likely connection with his plot."--Barzun and Taylor. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5782 Fitzgerald, Scott; (Ireland, Jill) THE BODLEY HEAD SCOTT FITZGERALD: Volume III
London: The Bodley Head, (1960). First edition thus. Hardcover. A very good plus copy with bumped indentation to upper front corner, mild fading to spine, grease pencilled ''B'' to rear cover; lacking dust jacket. 
Collects THIS SIDE OF PARADISE and short stories from FLAPPERS AND PHILOSOPHERS, TALES OF THE JAZZ AGE, and ALL THE SAD YOUNG MEN. Actress Jill Ireland's copy with her SIGNATURE "Jill Ireland McCallum" (she was married actor David) to front endsheet. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5783 Fitzhugh, Bill PEST CONTROL
New York: Avon Books, (1997). 0380973480 First edition, first printing. Dated and SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Bill Mayer. 
"Fitzhugh does for New York what Carl Hiaasen did for Miami, PEST CONTROL is one of the funniest, most off-beat thrillers in years...an action-packed plot stuffed with streetwise lines in larger-than-life characters..."--The Times, London. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5784 Fitzhugh, Bill RADIO ACTIVITY
(New York, N.Y.): William Morrow/HarperCollinsPublishers, (2004). 0380977591 First edition, first printing. Dated and SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine, in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. Artwork by Bill Mayer. 
"Fast, funny, fabulous. This is Fitzhugh's finest--and that's saying a lot!"--Jill Conner Browne. The author of PEST CONTROL and CROSS DRESSING inaugurates his first series character, FM rock radio DJ and amateur sleuth, Rick Shannon. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5785 Fitzhugh, Bill CROSS DRESSING
(New York): William Morrow, (2000). 0380977567 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. No remainder mark! 
Outre caper comedy from the author of PEST CONTROL and THE ORGAN GRINDERS concerns an identical twin adman posing as his deceased brother, a Catholic priest. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5786 Fitzhugh, Bill FENDER BENDERS
(New York): William Morow, (2002). 0380977575 First edition, first printing. Dated and SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Fitzhugh applies his school-of-Carl-Hiaasen technique to the capital of country music."--Kirkus Reviews. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5787 Fitzhugh, Bill THE ORGAN GRINDERS
New York: Avon Books, (1998). 038097651X First edition, first printing. Dated and SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"If Michael Crichton and Carl Hiaasen collaborated...the result might look a lot like this very bizarre novel."--Booklist. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5788 Fitzhugh, Bill HEART SEIZURE
(New York): William Morrow/An Imprint of HarperCollins, (2003). 0380977583 First edition, first printing. Dated and SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Fitzhugh is a strange and deadly amalgam of screenwriter and comic novelist and his facility and wit (and his taste for the perverse) put him in a league with Carl Hiaasen and Elmore Leonard."--The New York Times Book Review. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5789 Fitzpatrick, Jim, written and illustrated by THE BOOK OF CONQUESTS
(Surrey): Paper Tiger, (1978). 0905895134 First edition, first printing: limited issue; one of 275 numbered, handbound copies, SIGNED by the author/artist. Quarto. Fine, in full black cloth, with illustrations debossed in silver and in blind to front cover, lettering in silver to the spine; in a price-clipped, else fine, illustrated dust jacket. Additionally inscribed and SIGNED by the artist. 
Elaborately produced and vividly illustrated re-telling of the Irish myth of Tuan, The Coming of the Tuatha De Danann and The First Battle of Moy Tura. The artist's signature appears on a tipped-in limitation page with his hand-colored illustration. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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5790 Fitzsimmons, Cortland DEATH ON THE DIAMOND
New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, [undated]. Reprint. In brown cloth with green debossed lettering to front cover and spine, top edge green; illustrated dust jacket, with artwork by Nat Falk. Hardcover. Youthful owner's red-pencilled name to front endsheet, a few tiny dots of faint stain to top edge; thus near fine; in a soiled, age-toned jacket with small chips to front panel at upper and lower edges near spine, jagged tear to upper spine, nicking. 
"To baseball what the author's great success 70,000 WITNESSES was to football."--jacket blurb. A Baseball Mystery Story. Filmed in 1934 by MGM with Robert Young, Nat Pendleton, and Mickey Rooney. Despite all, quite a decent copy. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5791 Flagg, Fannie WELCOME TO THE WORLD, BABY GIRL!
New York: Random House, (1998). 0679426140 First edition, fourth printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A comic drama by the award-winning author of FRIED GREEN TOMATOES that centers its tale around Dena Nordstrom's ambitious rise to fame in 1970s television and the cast of eclectic characters in the small town where she lives. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5792 Flamant, Maurice & Singer-Kerel, Jeanne MODERN ECONOMIC CRISES AND RECESSIONS
New York and Evanston: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1970). 0214652157 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in gray cloth with silver titles and device to front cover and spine; in a near fine, age-toned dust jacket with minor soiling to the spine. 125 pages; figures, bibliography, statistical sources of graphs. 
A concise manual of all major economic slumps since 1816 as they affected Great Britain, Germany, France, and the United States, in a revised and augmented edition. Translated from the French by Pat Wardroper. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5793 Flander, Scott FOUR TO MIDNIGHT
(New York): William Morrow/An Imprint of HarperCollins, (2003). 0060188987 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. All corner tips very lightly bumped, else near fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
In this novel by the author of SONS OF THE CITY, Sergeant Eddie North must try to hold his force together when a conflict rages between the police and the black community. "An edgy yarn from a fresh new voice."--W.E.B. Griffin. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5794 Flavin, Martin AROUND THE CORNER: An American Play for the American People
New York: Dramatists Play Service Inc., 1937. First edition, first printing: acting edition. A hint of age-darkening to covers, else fine, in printed, perfect-bound wraps. Preface by Clayton Hamilton; excerpt from an address by the author before the National Fine Arts Conference in November of 1936. 
Depression-era drama, "written with great probity, earnestness, good will and sympathy."--Arthur Pollock. Flavin is perhaps best known today for his play, THE CRIMINAL CODE, basis for the Howard Hawks film featuring Boris Karloff in a key early role. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5795 Flecker, James Elroy HASSAN: The Story of Hassan of Bagdad and How he Came to Make the Golden Journey to Samarkand, A Play in Five Acts
London: William Heinemann, 1922. First edition. Hardcover. Mild offsetting to endsheets, else a very nearly fine copy in textured jade-green cloth lettered in gilt to front cover and spine; in a printed dust jacket that shows some very shallow nicking at the spine ends, and some mild rubbing. A lovely copy. 
Witty and lyrical play of old Bagdad by the British poet who served as Vice-Consul at Beirut and died at thirty from tuberculosis. "Unquestionably the greatest premature loss that English literature has suffered since the death of Keats."--Macdonald. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5796 Fleetwood, Hugh THE REDEEMER
New York: Atheneum, 1980. 0689110375 First U.S. edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. 
Horrific tale of a novelist who must commit a murder before he can put pen to paper; from the award-winning poet, novelist, and painter. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5797 Fleischman, Lisa Huang DREAM OF THE WALLED CITY
New York: Pocket Books, (2000). First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Lower spine end lightly bumped, else near fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The author's debut novel is inspired by her grandmother's struggle to maintain inner freedom in China through the perilous years between the end of the empire and the Communist triumph of 1949. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5798 Fleischman, Sid THE WHIPPING BOY
New York: Greenwillow Books, (1986). 0688062164 First edition, third printing. Hardcover. A near fine copy; in a near fine dust jacket with rubbing to the shelf edges. 
Inscribed "for Sara with my best wishes," SIGNED and dated 1987, all enclosed in a swirling flourish by the author to the front endpaper. This Newbery Medal-winning tale of high adventure is illustrated in chapter headings and in full page by Peter Sis. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5799 Fleischman, Sid THE WHIPPING BOY
New York: Greenwillow Books, (1986). 0688062164 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in silver-lettered gray cloth shelfback over gray boards; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. A splendid example. Illustrated in b&w chapter headings and in full-page b&w drawings by Peter Sis. 
Inscribed, dated 1987, and SIGNED by the author--within a swirling flourish to the front endpaper. Newbery Medal-winning tale of a spoiled heir to the throne known as Prince Brat. Scarce in the first, scarcer still signed. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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5800 Fleming, Anne Taylor MARRIAGE: A Duet
New York: Theia, (2003). 0786868740 First edition, first printing. Comprises ''A Married Woman'' and ''A Married Man.'' Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Two tough novellas, stories that could be used as a manual of marriage. Her writing is tart and gleeful and packed with the kind of domestic detail that is purely delicious."--Frank McCourt. Dated January 23, 2003, SIGNED by the author to title-page. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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