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1 Abrahams, William. (Ed. ) Boyle, T. Coraghessan. (Contributor) PRIZE STORIES 1990. THE O. HENRY AWARDS.
NY: DOUBLEDAY. 1990 1990 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 
UNCORRECTED PROOF. SIGNED by contributor T. Coraghessan Boyle where his story "The Ape Lady In Retirement" appears. Fine in plain blue printed wrappers. Publicity sheet laid-in. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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2 Allen, Donald M. & Creeley, Robert. (Eds.) Tallman, Warren. (Introduction) NEW AMERICAN STORY.
NY GROVE PRESS. 1965 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First Edition. About fine in a priceclipped otherwise fine dust jacket. (Tiny hint of foxing at top edge. ) Features stories by Jack Kerouac, William S. Burroughs, Hubert Selby, Jr. , LeRoi Jones, John Rechy & others. (G) 
Price: 75.00 USD
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3 Brickell, Herschel. (Ed.) PRIZE STORIES OF 1947. THE O. HENRY AWARDS.
NY: DOUBLEDAY. 1947 1947 9997375734 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
First Edition. Near fine in price-clipped otherwise Vg. + to near fine dust jacket. (Tiny chips at edges of jacket. Short edge tears & traces of light shelf wear. ) Features Paul Bowles' story "The Echo." Ray Bradbury's story "Homecoming" & Eudora Welty's story "The Whole World Knows." 
Price: 100.00 USD
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4 Burnett, Whit. & Foley, Martha. (Editors) STORY IN AMERICA, 1933-1934.
VANGUARD. NY 1934 1934 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine 
Fine in near fine dust jacket. (Slender chip at base of spine on dust jacket. Jacket toned at spine, but perfectly readable. ) Features the FIRST book appearance of Zora Neale Hurston's great story "The Gilded Six-Bits." Also included are William Faulkner's "Artist At Home", and John Fante's "My Mother's Goofy Song." (GC) 
Price: 375.00 USD
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5 Gilbar, Steven. (Ed. ) Johnson, Diane. (Foreword) American in Paris. Great Short Stories of Th City of Light.
Santa Barbara Capra Press. 2002 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
SIGNED Limited Edition. Copy #12 of only 100 issued in hardcover. Editor Steven Gilbar and author of the foreword Diane Johnson have signed on the colophon. Fine in dust jacket. Features stories by Alice Adams, Mark Helprin, Robert McAlmon, Ellen Gilchrist, Paul Theroux, Peter Taylor & several others. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 219 pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
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6 Gregory, Horace. (Editor) NEW LETTERS IN AMERICA.
NORTON. NY 1937 1937 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Near fine in a Nf. dj. (A few spots of soiling on endpapers. Spine on dj. slightly aged toned. Hint of shelfsoiling) Features an early Elizabeth Bishop story. Also stories by John Cheever & Franz Kafka. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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7 Herring, Robert. (Ed.) Sartre, Jean-Paul & Bishop, Elizabeth. (Contributors) LIFE AND LETTERS TO-DAY: VOL. 15 NO. 5.: AUTUMN QUARTER 1936.
LONDON BRENDIN PUBLISHING CO. 1936 First Edition. near fine 
Close to near fine in tall blue, orange & yellow printed wrappers. (Traces of light shelfwear & shelfspoiling) Features work by Muriel Ruykeyser, Henri Michaux, Thomas Mann, Rayner Heppenstall, Ignazio Silone & others. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8 Jolas, Eugene & Sage, Robert. (Editors) TRANSITION STORIES.
NY WALTER V. MCKEE. 1929 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good 
First Edition. Very good+ copy in red cloth with black titles in good only dust jacket. (Previous owner's bookplate on front paste down concealed by flap. Spine on jacket toned with chipping at spine ends, removing the "T" in "Transition". Short edge tears & traces of shelf wear to jacket. Couple short nicks in cloth at crest of spine. ) One of the great published anthologies of the period, printing in hardcover work by James Joyce, Franz Kafka, Robert Desnos, Kay Boyle, Karl Schwitters, Gertrude Stein, Robert M. Coates & several others. (GC) 
Price: 375.00 USD
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9 Jordan, Teresa & Hepworth, James. (Eds.) THE STORIES THAT SHAPE US.
NY: NORTON. 1995 1995 0393037231 / 9780393037234 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Fine dust jacket 
First Edition. REVIEW COPY. (Publisher's publicity release laid-in) Very good+ copy in fine dust jacket. (Chipping to upper & botton edges of boards. ) 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Lehmann, John. (Ed.) NEW WRITING. FALL 1937.
NY: KNOPF. 1937 1937 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First American Edition. Near fine in priceclipped, otherwise fine dj. (Hint of foxing on endpapers. Offsetting at margins of pastedowns.) Features work by: Federico Garcia Lorca, W.H. Auden, E.M. Forster, Ignazio Silone, V.S. Pritchett & Stephen Spender. Publisher's original query card laid-in. Apart from priceclip, it appears nearly as new. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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11 Lehmann, John. (Ed.) (With the Assistance of Christopher Isherwood & Stephen Spender) NEW WRITING. NEW SERIES 1. FALL 1938.
NY: KNOPF. 1938 1938 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket 
First American Edition. A very good+ copy in a priceclipped fine dj. (Portion of top edge & fore edge foxed. Traces of foxing to edges of front endpaper & rear endpaper) Features work by Federico Garcia Lorca, W.H. Auden, V.S. Pritchett & Stephen Spender among others. The dj. is stunning. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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12 Lehmann, John. (Ed.) Isherwood, Christopher. (Contributor) NEW WRITING. SPRING 1938.
NY: KNOPF. 1938 1938 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket 
First American edition. Vg.+ or better copy in a nearly fine priceclipped dj. (Fore edge foxed, as are both endpapers. Offsetting to endpapers as well) Features a long (36pp.) story by Christopher Isherwood "The Landauers." This story was later incorporated into "Berlin Stories." (O) 
Price: 150.00 USD
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13 Martin, Russell. (Ed.) NEW WRITERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE. AN ANTHOLOGY OF CONTEMPORARY WESTERN WRITERS.
PENGUIN. NY 1992 1992 0140169407 / 9780140169409 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 
UNCORRECTED PROOF. SIGNED by contributors Rudolfo Anaya & Denise Chavez at the place in the text where their stories appear. Fine in plain orange printed wrappers. (L) 
Price: 100.00 USD
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14 O'Brien, Edward J. (Ed.) Hemingway, Ernest. (Contributor) THE BEST SHORT STORIES OF 1926.
NY DODD, MEAD & COMPANY. 1926 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Near fine in navy blue cloth with orange topstain & gilt titles on front cover & at spine, lacking the dust jacket. (Faint spot of shelf soiling to covers, otherwise tight with gilt bright. ) Features the FIRST book appearance of Ernest Hemingway's story "The Undefeated." 
Price: 175.00 USD
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15 Richardson, Stewart & Smith, Corlies M. (Editors) NEW WORLD WRITING 17.
PHILADELPHIA LIPPINCOTT. 1960 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First Edition. About fine in a like dust jacket. (One corner tip creased in text. Couple tiny chips in jacket. Faint sticker ghost on front end paper. ) Features work by John Updike & William Goldman among others. Uncommon in cloth issue. (GC) 
Price: 150.00 USD
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16 Tyler, Anne. (Ed.) Best of the South. from Ten Years of New Stories from the South.
CHAPEL HILL ALGONQUIN BOOKS. 1996 1-565121287 / 9781565121287 First Edition; First Printing Paperback. Fine with no dust jacket 
A paperback original. Fine in trade-size printed wrappers. SIGNED by 16 contributors: Mary Hood, Marly Swick, Bob Shacochis, Rick Bass, Madison Smartt Bell, Frank Manley, Lewis Nordan, Reginald McKnight, Nanci Kincaid, Mark Richard, Edward O. Jones, Tony Early, Patricia Lear, Barry Hannah, Padgett Powell, and James Lee Burke. (Not signed by Anne Tyler) (GC); Signed by Contributor 
Price: 250.00 USD
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17 Williamson, Kevin. (Editor) Warner, Alan. (Contributor) CHILDREN OF ALBION ROVERS.
WOODSTOCK THE OVERLOOK PRESS. 1997 First Edition Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 
First American Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF. SIGNED & dated in year of publication by contributor Alan Warner on the dedication page. Fine in pictorial printed wrappers. Also features a novella by Irvine Welsh. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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