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181 Marsten, Richard. (a.k.a. Ed McBain/Evan Hunter) ROCKET TO LUNA.
PHILADLEPIA WINSTON. 1953 First Edition 
SIGNED by Evan Hunter/Ed McBain as 'Richard Marsten' on the title page. near fine in a priceclipped, otherwise very good+ dj. (Small chip at head of front panel of dj. Shallow chipping at spine ends) 
Price: 450.00 USD
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182 Matheson, Richard. JOURNAL OF THE GUN YEARS.
NY EVANS. 1991 0871316897 / 9780871316899 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
SIGNED by Richard Matheson on half-title page. Fine in fine dust jacket. 2000 copies printed. Golden Spur Award winner. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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183 Matthews, T.S. TO THE GALLOWS I MUST GO.
KNOPF. NY 1931 1931 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
About fine in a Vg. only dj. (Interior of dj. at spine tape mended. Discoloration at spine on dj., though still perfectly readable. Dime-size chip on front cover, not affecting ti tles. Wedge shaped 2 1/2 "X 2" inch chip at upper righthand edge of rear panel) Author's FIRST novel. Scarce in dj. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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184 Maugham, W. Somerset. FRANCE AT WAR.
NY DOUBLEDAY, DORAN AND COMPANY. 1940 First Edition 
First American Edition. A very good+ copy in a Vg. dj. (Mild trace of sticker removal on rear pastedown. 1"-inch tear at head of fronrt panel of dj. A few smaller edge tears alongwith a spot of soiling at base of rear panel & spine. Shallow chipping at spine extremities) Somewhat uncommon. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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185 McBain, Ed. TEN PLUS ONE.
NY SIMON AND SCHUSTER. 1963 First Edition 
SIGNED by Ed McBain on title page. Fine in near fine DJ. (Horizontal crease on front panel of DJ. No fading to orange hue on DJ. ! ) An 87th precinct mystery. 
Price: 275.00 USD
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186 McDermott, Alice. A BIGAMIST'S DAUGHTER.
RANDOM HOUSE. NY 1982 1982 First Edition Softcover Fine 
UNCORRECTED PROOF. Fine in plain red printed wrappers. (Publicity info inked on front cover. Pub. date inked on bottom edge) Author's widely praised FIRST book. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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187 McEwan, Ian. OR SHALL WE DIE?
LONDON CAPE. 1983 0224029479 / 9780224029476 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Fine in the 'First' issue plain dj. (Dj. very mildly age toned) 
Price: 225.00 USD
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188 McEwan, Ian. SOURSWEET.
LONDON FABER. 1988 First Edition Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 
First Edition. A paperback original screenplay. About fine in pictorial printed wrappers. (Light age toning to text. ) (O) 
Price: 125.00 USD
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189 McGuane, Thomas. THE SPORTING CLUB.
NY SIMON & SCHUSTER. 1968 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
Fine in a close to fine dj. (Small red remainder stamp on rear pastedown. Spine on dj. slightly age toned as usual, with tiny spot of shelf wear) Author's FIRST book. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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190 McMillan, Terry. MAMA.
BOSTON HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN. 1987 First Edition Fine 
UNCORRECTED PROOF. Close to fine in charcoal grey plain printed wrappers. (Hint of crease on front cover) Author's FIRST book. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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191 McMurtry, Larry. CADILLAC JACK.
SIMON & SCHUSTER. NY 1982 1982 0671454455 / 9780671454456 Hardcover Fine Signed by Author
SIGNED Limited Edition. One of 250 numbered copies. Fine in red cloth laid-into a matching publisher's slipcase.; Signed by Author(s) 
Price: 350.00 USD
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192 McShine, Kynaston. (Ed.) JOSEPH CORNELL.
MOMA. NY 1980 1980 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Fine in a close to fine dj. (A few small spots of shelfwear to dj.) Lavishly illustrated. Uncommon in the cloth issue. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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193 Merrill, James. MIRABELL: BOOKS OF NUMBER.
NY ATHENEUM. 1978 0689109016 / 9780689109010 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First edition. INSCRIBED by James Merrill on title page. Fine in fine dust jacket. (Inscribee's name & date: "1979" at head of half-title page. ) National Book Award winner. (B) 
Price: 200.00 USD
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194 Michener, James A. ABOUT CENTENNIAL.
RANDOM HOUSE. NY 1974 1974 0394495373 / 9780394495378 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
One of 3200 copies specially printed as keepsakes for librarians & booksellers by the publisher. This is an uncommonly fine copy in matching dj. with the publisher's printed placard, with editorial comment laid-in. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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195 Miller, Henry. THE COLOSSUS OF MAROUSSI.
NORFOLK NEW DIRECTIONS. 1946 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 
First New Directions edition, after the Colt Press first printing. INSCRIBED by Henry Miller to longtime friend Kenny Du Main on first blank. Near fine in black cloth with some age darkening to rear end paper & paste down & small damp spot at top edge, in very good dust jacket with front panel neatly separated at edge of spine. Light traces of soiling & couple tiny chips. One of Miller's most engaging works. 
Price: 750.00 USD
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196 Momaday, N. Scott. ANGLE OF GEESE AND OTHER POEMS.
BOSTON DAVID R. GODINE. 1974 0879230851 / 9780879230852 First Edition Hard Cover Fine with no dust jacket 
About fine in patterned boards, without dj. as issued. (Small sticker impression at head of front endpaper) 
Price: 100.00 USD
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197 Monroe, Marilyn. (Subject) BUS STOP. THE STORY OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY-FOX FILM STARRING MARILYN MONROE.
LONDON CHARLES BUCHAN'S PUBLICATIONSLTD. 1956 First Edition Fine 
A trade-size paperback original. About fine in pictorial stapled wrappers. (Trivial spots of soiling at staples) Not published in the U.S. Illustrated. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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198 Montagu, Ashley. THE ANATOMY OF SWEARING.
NY: MACMILLAN. 1967 1967 First Edition Hardcover Fine Signed by Author
SIGNED by Ashley Montagu on the front endpaper. Fine in a Nf. dj. (Couple of short edge tears in dj.) ; Signed by Author(s) 
Price: 100.00 USD
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199 Morgan, Russ. AUTOGRAPH.
Near Fine 
INSCRIBED by 1940's era Big Band leader Russ Morgan on a folded cocktail napkin with a border design of pink elephants. About fine. Morgan's signature song was "Does Your Heart Beat For Me?" 
Price: 125.00 USD
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200 Morrow, Bradford. (Ed.) Burroughs, William S. (Introduction) CATALOGUE FIVE. JACK KEROUAC.
SANTA BARBARA: BRADFORD MORROW BOOKSELLER. 1979 1979 First Edition Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
SIGNED by Bradford Morrow on the front endpaper. Near fine in printed wrappers. The 2 page introduction by William S. Burroughs is the first American appearance of the piece, and the first complete appearance, with the final paragraph added. (Hint of light foxing at edges) Laid-in is a prospectus for the limited edition of Burrough's "Doctor Benway." Uncommon ephemeral item produced by novelist Morrow while still a rare book dealer. Landmark Kerouac offering, with illustrations of book jackets and much information pertaining to the author's works. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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