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1 Boll, Heinrich. ACQUAINTED WITH THE NIGHT.
NY HOLT. 1954 First Edition. Fine 
First American Edition. Close to fine in a priceclipped, otherwise close to Nf. dj. (Tiny soil spot at fore edge. Very slim chips at edges of front panel of dj.) An attractive copy of this Nobel Prize winning author's FIRST book translated into English. (O) 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 Boll, Heinrich. ADAM, WHERE ART THOU?
NY CRITERION BOOKS. 1955 First Edition. Fine 
First American Edition. About fine in a close to near fine dj. (Very shallow chipping at crest of spine, with no affect on titles. A few short edge tears & trivial spot of shelfsoiling to dj.) Nobel Prize winning author's SECOND book. A sharp copy. (O) 
Price: 75.00 USD
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3 Coetzee, J.M. THE MASTER OF PETERSBURG.
NY VIKING. 1994 First American Edition. Fine 
SIGNED by J.M. Coetzee on a specially designed publisher's adhesive bookplate on front endpaper. Fine in dj. A novel about Dostoevsky. Coetzee has recently been awarded the Nobel Prize for literature. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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4 Coetzee, J.M. YOUTH.
LONDON SECKER & WARBURG. 2002 First Edition. Fine 
Canadian export issue with printed price on front dj. flap in Sterling & Canadian dollars.Fine in a fine dj. (Hint of faint age toning to text) 
Price: 45.00 USD
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5 Coetzee, J.M.(Introduction and translations) LANDSCAPE WITH ROWERS: POETRY FROM THE NETHERLANDS.
PRINCETON PRINCETON. 2005 First Edition. 
First paperback edition. Fine in pictorial printed wrappers. (G) 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Grass, Gunter. THE CALL OF THE TOAD.
HARCOURT, BRACE & JOVANOVICH. NY 1992 1992 1st Edition Soft Cover Fine 
First American Edition. ADVANCE READING COPY. Fine in pictorial printed wrappers. Grass was awarded the 1999 Nobel prize for Literature. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Heaney, Seamus, POEMS. 1965-1975. DEATH OF A NATURALIST DOOR INTO THE DARK WINTERING OUT NORTH.
NY FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX. 1980 First Edition. 
First American edition. REVIEW COPY. (Publisher's printed slip laid-in) Fine in about fine dj. (Slight toning to spine on dj.) (B) 
Price: 100.00 USD
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8 Heaney, Seamus. PREOCCUPATIONS. SELECTED PROSE 1968-1978.
NY FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX. 1980 First Edition. 
First American edition. REVIEW COPY. (Publisher's printed slip laid-in) Fine in near fine dj. (Mild hint of toning at bottom edge of front panel, & spine.) (B) 
Price: 75.00 USD
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9 Lessing, Doris. AFRICAN LAUGHTER.
NY HARPER-COLLINS. 1992 First American Edition. Cloth in Slipcase. Fine Limited Edition. Signed by Author
SIGNED Limited Edition. One of 125 numbered copies printed. Fine in publisher's sealed slipcase. Nobel Prize laureate. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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10 Lessing, Doris. SHIKASTA.
NY: KNOPF. 1979 1979 First Edition. Fine 
First American Edition. About fine in a fine dj. (Hint of faint foxing at top edge) 
Price: 50.00 USD
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11 Lessing, Doris. THE GOOD TERRORIST.
KNOPF. NY 1985 1985 First Edition. Fine 
First American Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF. Close to fine in plain light blue printed wrappers. (Spine slightly discolored. Trace of barely discernable creasing at base of rear cover) Nobel Prize laureate. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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12 Lessing, Doris. THE SIRIAN EXPERIMENTS.
KNOPF. NY 1980 1980 First Edition. 
First American Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Fine in dj. (Remainder stamp at bottom edge) Nobel Prize laureate.  
Price: 200.00 USD
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13 Lessing, Doris. THE SUMMER BEFORE THE DARK.
KNOPF. NY 1973 1973 First Edition. Very Good 
First American Edition. "First" state of UNCORRECTED PROOF. SIGNED by Doris Lessing on the title page. A very good+ copy in plain blue printed wrappers. (Title inked on spine. Mild spine lean. trifle foxing at top edge. Remnants of a routing label on cover) Nobel Prize laureate. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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14 Lessing, Doris. (Writing as Jane Somers) IF THE OLD COULD...
KNOPF. NY 1984 1984 First Edition. 
First American Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF. Near fine in plain green printed wrappers. (Publicity info stapled to inside of front cover) Nobel Prize laureate. (LC) 
Price: 75.00 USD
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15 Lessing, Doris. (Writing as Jane Somers) IF THE OLD COULD...
NY: KNOPF. 1984 1984 First Edition. Fine 
First American Edition. Close to fine in a fine dj. (Faint foxing at top edge. A few spots of foxing at rear dj. flap. No remainder marks) Nobel Prize laureate. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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16 Libby, Willard F. RADIOCARBON DATING.
CHICAGO UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESS. 1952 First Edition. Fine 
Fine in a close to fine grey dj. with blue titles. (One small closed tear at head of front panel & hint of shelfsoiling) Libby was awarded the Nobel Prize for his work on carbon-14 dating. Features a complete description of techniques and methodology, along with photos. Uncommon in the dust jacket. (G) 
Price: 350.00 USD
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17 Llosa, Mario Vargas. CAPTAIN PANTAJO AND THE SPECIAL SERVICE.
NY HARPER & ROW. 1978 First Edition. 
First American Edition. Near fine in a Nf. dj. (Hint of offsetting on endpapers. Short scratch alongside spine on front panel of dj. A few tiny spots of foxing at top edge of text block) 
Price: 65.00 USD
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18 Llosa, Mario Vargas. CAPTAIN PANTOJA AND THE SPECIAL SERVICE.
HARPER & ROW. NY 1978 1978 1st Edition Hardcover Dust Jacket Included 
First American Edition. Near fine in a Vg.+ dj. (Creasing at upper edge of front dj. flap. 1"-inch tear at base of front panel of dj. Couple 1/4"-inch tears & traces of shelfwear to dj. Black remainder star stamp at top edge of text block) 
Price: 45.00 USD
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19 Llosa, Mario Vargas. IN PRAISE OF THE STEPMOTHER.
NY FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX. 1982 First Edition. Fine 
First American Edition. SIGNED by Mario Vargas Llosa on the title page. Very close to fine in a fine dj. (Tiny hint of foxing at top & bottom edges) Nobel Prize winner. (O) 
Price: 150.00 USD
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20 Llosa, Mario Vargas. THE GREEN HOUSE.
NY HARPER & ROW. 1968 First Edition. 
First American Edition. Close to fine in a near fine dj. (1/2"-inch tear at crest of spine & 1/4"-inch tear at base of spine on dj. Tad musty overall) 
Price: 125.00 USD
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