Waverly Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
 
 

MODERN FICTION

MODERN FICTION

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 SOUTHERN WRITERS SERIES: POSTER.
NY AVON. Poster 
Promotional POSTER. (18 3/4" X 24") Poster circa mid 1980's. Near fine on a single printed sheet. (Traces of creasing & shelfwearat bottom righthand edge of sheet. Horizontal fold crease at middle of poster) Features a pleasing pastel illustration of a southern gentleman in a white suit with straw hat seated in a high-backed porch chair. (Illustration not attributed) (G) 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 THE ALGONKIAN.
CHAPEL HILL: ALGONQUIN BOOKS. First Edition. Soft Cover 
Set of 14 separate issues of the Algonquin Books literary miscellany. Not a complete set. Begins with September 1988 issue & continues through the January 1997 issue. All fine in stapled printed wrappers. (Routing labels on 2 issues) Sent to booksellers over the years to acquaint them with the author's represented in their publications. Features work by: Clyde Edgerton, Louis Norden, Dori Sanders, Randall Kenan, Anne Tyler & several others. A nice broken set of this highly entertaining & decidedly ephemeral production. 
Price: 150.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3 THE BORZOI READER.
NY: KNOPF. 1991 1991 First Edition. Soft Cover Fine 
Advance Excerpts. 4 issues. Volume 3 number 1(January 4, 1991) Volume 4 number 3(Fall 1992) Volume 5 number 2(Spring 1993) Volume 5 number 1(Winter 1993) All issues are fine in tall stapled wrappers. There are numerous excerpts from notable writers of this period. Laid-in are 3 pages of publicity material from the publisher. Sold only as a set. (LRC) 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 (Gurganus, Allan) OLDEST LIVING CONFEDERATE WIDOW TELLS ALL: DISPLAY EASEL.
NY KNOPF. 1989 First Edition. Printed Sheet Promo. 
Promotional Display Easel. SIGNED by Allen Gurganus & dated by him in year of publication at the bottom of the image in red ink. Lovely full-color sampler design printed on cardboard. Fine, but for a mild bump at one corner & some faint foxing on blank reverse. (16 1/2" X 27 1/2) Never used.  
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 Abbey, Edward & Nichols, John. IN PRAISE OF MOUNTAIN LIONS.
ALBUQUERQUE ALBUQUERQUE SIERRA CLUB. 1984 First Edition. Fine 
SIGNED by John Nichols on the front cover. Fine in stapled printed wrappers. One of approximately 600 copies. 
Price: 200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 Abbey, Edward. BEYOND THE WALL.
HOLT. NY 1984 1984 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Included Signed by Author(s)
INSCRIBED by Edward Abbey on the front endpaper. Fine in a close to fine dj. (Tiny nick at base of rear dj. flap) 
Price: 500.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
7 Abbey, Edward. CACTUS COUNTRY.
NY TIME-LIFE BOOKS. 1973 First Edition. Cloth 
Close to fine in pictorial boards, with quarter black cloth at spine. (Small, neat sticker impression at head of front endpaper) 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
8 Abbey, Edward. CONFESSIONS OF A BARBARIAN. SELECTIONS FROM THE JOURNALS OF EDWARD ABBEY. 1951-1989.
NY: LITTLE, BROWN. 1994 1994 First Edition. Soft Cover Fine 
UNCORRECTED PROOF. About fine in plain white printed wrappers. (Pub. date inked at base of spine) 
Price: 100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
9 Abbey, Edward. GOOD NEWS.
NY DUTTON. 1980 First Edition. Fine 
Fine in a fine dj. 
Price: 200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
10 Abbey, Edward. ONE LIFE AT A TIME, PLEASE.
NY HOLT. 1988 First Edition. Cloth Dust Jacket Included 
Fine in a fine dj. 
Price: 125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
11 Abbey, Edward. ONE LIFE AT A TIME, PLEASE.
NY HENRY HOLT. 1988 First Edition. Hardcover Dust Jacket Included 
Near fine in a fine dj. (Upper corner tips mildly bumped. Hint of foxing at top edge) (BC) 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
12 Abbey, Edward. THE MONKEY WRENCH GANG.
PHILADELPHIA: LIPPINCOTT. 1975 1975 First Edition. Soft Cover Fine 
UNCORRECTED PROOF. Close to fine in plain dark tan printed wrappers. (Hint of light foxing at edges) Not to be mistaken for the relatively common ARC. 
Price: 1500.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
13 Abbey, Edward. THE MONKEY WRENCH GANG.
PHILADELPHIA LIPPINCOTT. 1975 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Included 
About fine in a Vg.+ dj. (Slim clear tape ghost at head of front pastedown. 1"-inch tear & a 1/2"-inch tear at base of front panel of dj. A few small edge nicks & traces of light shelfsoiling to dj. Tiny chip hole & spot of rubbing on front cover of dj.) ) Solid copy of the author's widely acclaimed novel. 
Price: 400.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
14 Abbey, Edward. VOX CLAMANTIS IN DESERTO. SOME NOTES FROM A SECRET JOURNAL.
SANTA FE: RYDAL PRESS. 1989 1989 First Edition. 
Limited Edition. One of 250 numbered copies. Fine in quarter green cloth & boards, laid-into the publisher's slipcase. 
Price: 200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
15 Abbey, Edward. (Poems) Petersen, David. (Edited) McCurdy, Michael. (Woodcuts) EARTH APPLES. THE POETRY OF EDWARD ABBEY.
NY ST. MARTON'S PRESS. 1994 First Edition. 
Fine in a fine dj. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
16 Abbey, Edward. (Text) Blaustein, John. (Photographs) Litton, Martin. (Introduction) THE HIDDEN CANYON. A RIVER JOURNEY.
NY VIKING. 1977 First Edition. 
Near fine in a priceclipped, otherwise near fine dj. (1"-inch neat crack at bottom of front hinge which is only lightly discernable. Short edge tear at head of spineon dj.) 
Price: 125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
17 Abbey, Edward. (Text) Crumb, R. (Illustrations) THE MONKEY WRENCH GANG. TENTH ANNIVERSARY EDITION.
SALT LAKE CITY DREAM GARDEN PRESS. 1985 First Edition. Fine 
First SIGNED Limited Edition. Copy #109 of 250 signed & numbered copies which include a correspondingly numbered unpublished original print SIGNED by illustrator R. Crumb. Fine in a fine dj., enclosed in a close to fine pictorial slipcase. Now scarce in the limited state. (B) 
Price: 1500.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
18 Abbey, Edward. (Text) Hyde, Philip. (photographs & commentary) SLICKROCK.
NY SIERRA CLUB BOOKS. 1971 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Included 
Fine in a priceclipped, otherwise close to fine dj. (1/2"-inch scratch on rear panel of dj.) (LR) 
Price: 275.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
19 Abbey, Edward. (Text) Hyde, Philip. (Photographs) SLICKROCK.
SAN FRANCISCO SIERRA CLUB. 1971 First Edition. 
Near fine in a near fine dj. Folio. (143pp.) (Bookplate of Ventana chapter of Sierra Club on front endpaper. Short edge tear at crest of sine and front cover) Not priceclipped, and uncommon thus. 
Price: 150.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
20 Abbey, Edward. (Text) Hyde, Philip. (Photographs) SLICKROCK.
NY SIERRA CLUB BOOKS. 1971 First Edition. 
About fine in a priceclipped, otherwise near fine dj. (Couple of extremely faint specks of foxing at top edge. Traces of clear lamination creases at spine & edge of covers) Clean solid copy. 
Price: 250.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
  1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  NEXT >   Skip 10 >>


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@waverlybooks.com
Copyright©2014. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie