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Paradise Alley (Includes Advance Reading Copy)

By: Baker, Kevin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19270

ISBN: 0060195827

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Signed by Baker on the title page. Rubbing to the rear panel. A novel that tracks three Irish immigrant women during New York City's Draft Riots of 1863. An unsigned Advance Reading Copy in wrappers is included.; Signed by Author View more info

The Air We Breathe

By: Barrett, Andrea

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7785

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Barrett. An Advance Reading Copy in pictorial wrappers. At a sanitarium in the Adirondacks during World War I, a discussion group's weekly conversations lead to tragedy and eventually anti-immigrant sentiment directed at some of the patients. ; Signed by Author View more info

Good Evening Mr. & Mrs. America, and All the Ships at Sea (Includes Signed Uncorrected Proof)

By: Bausch, Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17933

ISBN: 0060173327

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Bausch on the title page. Light rubbing to the bottom edge of the boards. A novel about sexual confusion, Catholic guilt, and Washington in the wake of the JFK administration. A signed Uncorrected Proof in illustrated wrappers is included. The proof has a remainder mark, and a bookstore stamp to the inside front cover. ; Signed by Author View more info

We Are All Welcome Here

By: Berg, Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16456

ISBN: 140006161x

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Berg. A quadriplegic mother, the 1964 Summer of Freedom and a timely visit from Elvis all come to play in this novel. ; Signed by Author View more info

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The Unnatural History of Cypress Parish

By: Blackwell, Elise

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Denver, CO, Unbridled Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21111

ISBN: 1932961313

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Blackwell on the half-title page. As the waters of the Mississippi rise in 1927, the moneyed power of Louisiana must decide which Parish to flood in order to save New Orleans. The author's second novel. ; Signed by Author View more info

The Rock Child (Includes Signed Uncorrected Proof)

By: Blevins, Win

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Forge: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15517

ISBN: 0312864000

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Blevins on the title page. Three unlikely companions are thrown together on a harrowing journey in this tale of the American West set in 1862. A signed Uncorrected Proof in yellow wrappers is included.; Signed by Author View more info

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Charbonneau: Man of Two Dreams

By: Blevins, Winfred

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Nash Publishing: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17968

ISBN: 0840213581

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Inscribed by Blevins on the title page. Partially erased pencil notations to the rear endpaper. In this historical novel, the son of a Shoshone squaw and a French-Canadian fur trapper must choose between two cultures when whites and Indians fall into bitter conflict. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Darlin' Bill

By: Charyn, Jerome

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Arbor House: 1980

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 11212

ISBN: 0877952833

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Charyn on the front free endpaper. Bookstore's signed label on the mylar cover. An imaginative account of the real-life love affair between Bill Hickok and Sally Ovenshine, in the adventurous days of the American West, follows the two lovers from their strange initial meeting through Hickok's violent death. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Love Among the Ruins

By: Clark, Robert

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22244

Condition: Fine


Signed by Clark. An Advance Reading Copy in glossy covers. A foray into the "war summer" of 1968 that illuminates the complexities, sensibilities, and passions of the time. ; Signed by Author View more info

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The Binding Oath

By: Downing, Sybil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boulder, University Press of Colorado: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 10808

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed by Downing. An Uncorrected Proof in glossy wrappers. Bootleggers, crooked cops and the Ku Klux Klan can't keep a good woman down in this historical novel set in Prohibition-era Colorado. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Fire in the Hole

By: Downing, Sybil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Niwot, CO, University Press of Colorado: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 11583

ISBN: 0870813803

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Downing on the title page. The author's historical novel reconstructs the southern Colorado coal strikes of 1913 and the subsequent Ludlow Massacre of April 1914. ; Women's West Series; Signed by Author View more info

Lucy

By: Feldman, Ellen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18492

Condition: Very Good


An Uncorrected Proof in plain wrappers. This first novel re-creates FDR's love affair with his wife's social secretary. View more info

Red Water (Includes Signed Advance Reading Copy)

By: Freeman, Judith

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15458

ISBN: 0375420924

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Briefly inscribed by Freeman. The Mountain Meadows Massacre of 1857 is the backdrop for this novel about the early days of Mormonism. A signed Advance Reading Copy in printed wrappers is included.; Signed by Author View more info

Following the Harvest

By: Harris, Fred

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14742

ISBN: 0806136367

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Inscribed by Harris on the front free endpaper, "12/20/05. All the best to Z. Wood from his friend. Fred Harris." In this coming-of-age novel by the author of Coyote Revenge and Easy Pickin's, sixteen-year-old Will Haley journeys from Oklahoma to North Dakota with his father as a member of a wheat harvesting crew during the summer of 1943. ; Signed by Author View more info

The Road Home

By: Harrison, Jim

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16106

ISBN: 0871137240

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


A decade after his novel Dalva, Harrison returns to the Northridge family of Nebraska in a saga that spans three generations. View more info

The Widow of the South

By: Hicks, Robert

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16486

ISBN: 0446500127

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Hicks on the title page. The author treats a long-overlooked episode of the war in this novel of the Battle of Franklin, TN., which took place in November 1864 near Nashville. ; Signed by Author View more info

Charleston

By: Jakes, John

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 20650

ISBN: 0525946500

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Jakes on the publisher's tipped-in page. A multigenerational saga of a South Carolina family from the 1770s to the Civil War. ; Signed by Author View more info

Tie My Bones to Her Back

By: Jones, Robert

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19639

ISBN: 0374277591

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


A novel set in the American West during the last days of the old frontier--when the slaughter of buffalo is ending one way of life to make room for another. ; 271 pages View more info

After Eli

By: Kay, Terry

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1981

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19461

ISBN: 0395308542

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A tiny closed tear to the bottom of the front panel. In 1939, a sweet-talking Irishman works an isolated Georgia town into a ferment with his visions and wild schemes in quest of a legendary cache of money. ; 271 pages View more info

Shifting Stars

By: Lambert, Page

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, Forge: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 20832

ISBN: 0312863241

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Lambert on the title page. A slight push to the tail of the spine. This historical novel of 1840s Medicine Bow Indian Territory depicts crosscultural stresses through several generations. ; 352 pages; Signed by Author View more info