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White Doves at Morning

By: Burke, James Lee

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2002-10-22

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14-1-5

ISBN: 0743244710

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. Corners lightly bumped. DJ shows crush mark on toe and heel of spine. DJ has a scuff mark on spine area.Now, in a startling and brilliantly successful departure, Burke has written a historical novel, an epic story of love, hate, and survival set against the tumultuous background of the Civil War and Reconstruction.At the center of the novel are James Lee Burke's own ancestors, Robert Perry, who comes from a slave owning family of wealth and privilege, and Willie Burke, born of Irish immigrants, a poor boy ... View more info

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Reunion at Chattanooga Signed First Edition

By: Crabb, Alfred Leland

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Bobbs Merrill Co: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001006

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author 1950, stated first edition, Red Cloth Hardcover with dustjacket, 308 pages, 8 1/4" tall, Limited first edition hardback signed by Alfred L Crabb.Very Good. Dust Jacket is poor and in pieces. Cover of book has some light cloth deterioration. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. The novel treats the years from 1876 to 1890. Enterprising Yankees drifted back to Chattanooga, drawn by the memory of overwhelming scenery, of natural and native beauty and charm that had shown through the mud and grime of war, and by the prospect of unlimited business opportunity. View more info

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Tishomingo Blues: A Novel

By: Elmore Leonard

Price: $147.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 2002-02-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8-3-14

ISBN: 0060008725

Condition: Like new, unread


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Daredevil Dennis Lenahan has brought his act to the Tishomingo Lodge & Casino in Tunica, Mississippi, diving off an eighty foot ladder into nine feet of water for the amusement of gamblers, gangsters, and luscious belles. His riskiest feat, however, was witnessing a Dixie style mob execution while atop his diving platform. Robert Taylor saw the hit also. A blues loving Detroit hustler touring the Southland in a black Jaguar, Taylor's got his own secret agenda re the "Cornbr... View more info

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Varina: A Novel SIGNED

By: Frazier, Charles

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Ecco: 2018-04-03

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55-2-1824

ISBN: 0062405985

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on tipped in publishers' special bound page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Her marriage prospects limited, teenage Varina Howell agrees to wed the much older widower Jefferson Davis, with whom she expects the secure life of a Mississippi landowner. Davis instead pursues a career in politics and is eventually appointed president of the Confederacy, placing Varina at the white hot center of one of the darkest moments in American history, culpable regardless of her intentions. View more info

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Uncle Tom's Cabin, or Life Among The Lowly, Vol 1

By: Harriet Beecher Stowe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Donohue, Henneberry & Company: 1899-01-01

Seller ID: 14-2-27

Condition: Collectible: Acceptable


Volume 1 only. Small format hardcover roughly 6 x 4 inches, greenish brown linen with silvery gold stamped decoration and titles. No copyright info, but research leads to a best guess of 1899 for the release of this 19th century best seller, printed here in a single tome containing 2 volumes. 352 pages. Cover is worn, stained, faded. Corners worn and bumped. Pages that attached to front and back boards are detached. Hinges cracked. Pages tanned with fingerprint stains. Pencil writing on endpapers. A few small tears on page edges but all pages are present. Binding is tight and overall clean. T... View more info

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Flashback by Barr, Nevada

By: Nevada Barr

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Putnam Adult: 2003-02-10

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2-5-11

ISBN: 0399149759

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Running from a proposal of marriage from Sheriff Paul Davidson, Anna Pigeon takes a post as a temporary supervisory ranger on remote Garden Key in Dry Tortugas National Park, a small grouping of tiny islands in a natural harbor seventy miles off Key West. This island paradise has secrets it would keep; not just in the present, but in shadows from its gritty past, when it served as a prison for the Lincoln conspirators during and after the Civil War. View more info

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Fin & Lady: A Novel

By: Schine, Cathleen

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books: 2013-07-09

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7-3-2

ISBN: 0374154902

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Stated First Edition with full number line. Story of New York in the 60s. It's 1964. Eleven-year-old Fin and his glamorous, worldly, older half sister, Lady, have just been orphaned, and Lady, whom Fin hasn't seen in six years, is now his legal guardian and his only hope. That means Fin is uprooted from a small dairy farm in rural Connecticut to Greenwich Village, smack in the middle of the swinging 60s. He soon learns that Lady giddy, careless, urgent, and obsessed with being free is as much his responsibility as he is hers. So begins Fin & ... View more info

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The Fateful Lightning: A Novel of the Civil War

By: Shaara, Jeff

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2015-06-02

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-3-1501

ISBN: 0345549198

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on second endpaper without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective clear mylar cover.November 1864: As the Civil War rolls into its fourth bloody year, the tide has turned decidedly in favor of the Union. A grateful Abraham Lincoln responds to Ulysses S. Grant's successes by bringing the general east, promoting Grant to command the entire Union war effort, while William Tecumseh Sherman now directs the Federal forces that occupy all of Tennessee. View more info

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The Smoke at Dawn: A Novel of the Civil War

By: Shaara, Jeff

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2014-06-03

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55-3-105

ISBN: 0345527410

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line.Jeff Shaara returns to the Civil War terrain he knows so well, with the latest novel in the series that started with A Blaze of Glory and A Chain of Thunder. In The Smoke at Dawn, the last great push of the Army of the Cumberland sets the stage for a decisive confrontation at Chattanooga that could determine the outcome of the war. Summer, 1863. The Federal triumph at Vicksburg has secured complete control of the Mississippi River from the Confederacy, cementing the reputation of Ulysses S. Grant. Farther e... View more info

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The devil gun

By: Syers, William Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Putnam: 1976-01-01

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001183

ISBN: 0399116702

Condition: Collectible: Good


398 pages, Signed and Inscribed by author on endpaper. DJ is fair, rubbed, chipped and torn. Previous owner's name on inside front board. Small stains on outside page edges and along inside edges of the boards. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Texas historian's novel about the invasion of the Far West in 1861-1862. Texas and New Mexico during the Civil War era. View more info

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The Friendly Persuasion.

By: West, Jessamyn; Cover Art By Ilonka Karasz

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace And Company: 1945-01-01

Edition: First THUS

Seller ID: 7-3-1967

ISBN: 0151336059

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


First Thus.Gray cloth with dust jacket. DJ is chipped, price clipped, and has a tear on the back near the spine. Pages lightly yellowed. Corners bumped.A quintessential American heroine, Eliza Birdwell is a wonderful blend of would-be austerity, practicality, and gentle humor when it comes to keeping her faith and caring for her family and community. Her husband, Jess, shares Eliza's love of people and peaceful ways but, unlike Eliza, also displays a fondness for a fast horse and a lively tune. With their children, they must negotiate their way through a world that constantly confronts them, ... View more info

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Haunted (A Hannah Smith Novel)

By: White, Randy Wayne

Price: $65.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 2014-08-19

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15-1-36

ISBN: 0399169768

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on half title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective clear mylar cover.The house is historic, some say haunted. It is also slated to be razed and replaced by condos, unless Hannah Smith can do something about it. She's been hired by a wealthy Palm Beach widow to prove that the house's seller didn't disclose everything he knew about the place when he unloaded it, including its role in a bloody Civil War skirmish (in which two of Hannah's own distant relations had had a part), and the suicides, or were they murders? of two previous owners. View more info