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1 (Anderson, Maxwell). Anderson, Hesper SOUTH MOUNTAIN ROAD: A Daughter's Journey of Discovery
New York: Simon & Schuster, (2000). 0684859017 / 9780684859019 First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The suicide of her mother Mab starts Anderson on an exploration of her childhood, being Maxwell Anderson's daughter, and growing up in a rural community outside New York City with neighbors including Alan Jay Lerner, Kurt Weill, and Lotte Lenya. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 (Ford, John). O' Flaherty, Liam TWO YEARS
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1930). First U.S. edition. Inscribed and SIGNED by O'Flaherty to the front endpaper to film director John Ford's sister, Josephine Feeney. Hardcover. Rear hinge cracking, covers are somewhat worn and rubbed, spine ends frayed, an about very good copy in brown cloth; lacking the dust jacket. 
Liam O'Flaherty's record of two adventure-filled years after his discharge from the British Army--after World War I--traveling across half the globe, working at a dozen jobs, and meeting men of every sort. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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3 Aldiss, Brian W. ...AND THE LURID GLARE OF THE COMET
Seattle: Serconia Press, 1986. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Aldiss's second collection of essays and revelations of the experiences that contribute to and enrich his fiction. Includes one speech and an extended autobiography. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Burns, George; written with David Fisher ALL MY BEST FRIENDS
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1989). 0399134832 / 9780399134838 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine color photo-pictorial dust jacket. 320 pages; illustrated with photographs. 
ALL MY BEST FRIENDS is the history of modern show business as the late comedian George Burns lived it. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author (George Burns) to the half-title page. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 Hone, Joseph AFRICA OF THE HEART: A Personal Journey
New York: Beech Tree/William Morrow, (1986). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A haunting account of the author's encounter with Africa. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Lauck, Jennifer BLACKBIRD: A Childhood Lost and Found
New York: Pocket Books, (2000). First edition: Review copy, with folder of publisher's materials--including an interview with Lauck, laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"A beautifully written memoir--utterly absorbing, alternately heartbreaking and inspiring."--Hope Edelman, author of MOTHERLESS DAUGHTERS. 
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7 Morris, Willie NORTH TOWARD HOME
London: Macmillan, 1968. First U.K. edition of the late author's first book. Winner of the Houghton Mifflin Literary Fellowship Award. Hardcover. Fine in a very nearly fine age-toned dust jacket. 
This self-styled "autobiography in mid-passage," published to acclaim, presents us with an unparalleled memoir of a boy coming of age. London Sunday Times trumpeted NORTH TOWARD HOME as "the finest evocation of an American boyhood since Mark Twain." 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8 Scott, Evelyn BACKGROUND IN TENNESSEE
New York: Robert M. McBride and Company, (1937). First edition. Hardcover. Mild fading to the spine and perimeters, else a very nearly fine copy in the first issue binding of orange cloth; in a price-clipped dust jacket that exhibits some mild shelfwear, very light chipping to the spine ends, and fading to the spine. 
Personal memoir in which poet, novelist, and essayist Evelyn Scott re-visits scenes of her childhood and early adolescence growing up in rural Tennessee, throwing light upon the southern traditions and social influences that shaped her own development. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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MISTER ED AND ME AND MORE!, Young, Alan
9 Young, Alan MISTER ED AND ME AND MORE!
Santa Monica, CA: Geordie Press, (2007). 0979740401 / 9780979740404 First edition, first printing. Trade paperback original. NEW in photo-pictorial wraps. Octavo. Photo illustrated. 
Revised and expanded version of Alan Young’s autobiography. "Join Alan and Mister Ed and see what it was like on their TV show!" To be SIGNED at an event in our shop Thursday evening at 7:30 pm on August 23rd. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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