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The Heist: A Novel, Double Signed

By: Evanovich, Janet; Lee, Goldberg

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Bantam: 2013-06-18

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13-1-948

ISBN: 0345543041

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by both authors on half title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. The first adventure in an electrifying new series featuring an FBI agent who always gets her man, and a fearless con artist who lives for the chase. FBI Special Agent Kate O'Hare is known for her fierce dedication and discipline on the job, chasing down the world's most wanted criminals and putting them behind bars. Her boss thinks she is tenacious and ambitious; her friends think she is tough, stubborn, and maybe even a bit obsessed. And while Kate has made quite a name for herself for the pas... View more info

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The Chase (Fox and O'Hare)

By: Evanovich, Janet; Lee, Goldberg

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Bantam: 2014-02-25

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14-1-32

ISBN: 0345543084

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by Evanovich on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line.An adventure featuring master con artist Nicolas Fox and die hard FBI agent Kate O'Hare. And this time around, things go from hot to nuclear when government secrets are on the line. Internationally renowned thief and con artist Nicolas Fox is famous for running elaborate and daring scams. His greatest con of all convincing the FBI to team him up with the only person who has ever caught him and the only woman to ever capture his attention, Special Agent Kate O'Hare. Together they'll go undercover to swind... View more info

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The Diary of Frida Kahlo: An Intimate Self-Portrait

By: Frida Kahlo; Carlos Fuentes [Introduction]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Harry N Abrams: 1995-09-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55-3-5

ISBN: 0810932210

Condition: Collectible: Like New


In protective mylar cover.Carlos Fuentes writes passionately and brilliantly about Frida Kahlo in the introduction of this book, which reproduces the pages and drawings of Kahlo's personal diary. Sarah M. Lowe, who wrote the commentaries and the essay, provides a more balanced view. Work is a curious gathering of thoughts and feelings, observations and annotations, and indeed makes the reader feel that he/she is entering forbidden and intimate territory. View more info

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What Is It All but Luminous: Notes from an Underground Man

By: Garfunkel, Art

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Knopf: 2017-09-26

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3-1-1707

ISBN: 0385352476

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Stated First Edition. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.From the golden haired, curly headed half of Simon and Garfunkel, a memoir (of sorts) moving, lyrical impressions, interspersed throughout a narrative, punctuated by poetry, musings, lists of resonant books loved and admired, revealing a life and the making of a musician, that show us, as well, the evolution of a man, a portrait of a life long friendship and of a collaboration that became the most successful singing duo in the roiling age that embraced, and was defin... View more info

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Dali...Dali...Dali

By: Gerard, Max, text / introduction by Dr. Roumeguere

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Editorial Galaxis, S.A., 1974: 1974-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4-3-924

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Written in Spanish. Signed with inscriptions. Cover is rubbed and light edge wear. Front hinge cracked. First endpaper partially detached. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Unpaginated, 98 illustrations, including 30 plates in full color. View more info

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The Signature of All Things: A Novel

By: Gilbert, Elizabeth

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Viking Adult: 2013-10-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3-3-1415

ISBN: 0670024856

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on end paper without inscription. First Edition with full number line. Her invented heroine, the insatiably curious Alma Whittaker, daughter of a scrappy botanical baron, spends most of her life confined to her family estate in Philadelphia, yearning for a life of greater passion and liberty. She channels her desires into botany, thrilling to the miniature universe of moss in the forests surrounding her house, developing a new taxonomy that becomes a theory encompassing all living things, parallel to Darwin's. When she finally turns herself loose on the world, it's to claim he... View more info

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The Miniature Wife: and Other Stories SIGNED

By: Gonzales, Manuel

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Riverhead Books: 2013-01-10

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 77-2-1938

ISBN: 1594486042

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.The eighteen stories of Manuel Gonzales's exhilarating first book render the fantastic commonplace and the ordinary extraordinary, in prose that thrums with energy and shimmers with beauty. In "The Artist's Voice" we meet one of the world's foremost composers, a man who speaks through his ears. A hijacked plane circles a city for twenty years in "Pilot, Copilot, Writer." Sound can kill in "The Sounds of Early Morning." And, in the title story, a man is... View more info

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Home Altars of Mexico

By: Gutierrez, Ramon A.; Beezley, William H.; Scalora, Sal; Salvo, Dana; Scalora, Salvatore; Mesa-Bains, Amalia

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Pr: 1997-10-01

Edition: trade paper, second printing

Seller ID: 8-1-1916

ISBN: 0826317855

Condition: Used: Good


Light edge wear. Previous owner's name is on the endpaper.For over a decade, Dana Salvo has traveled throughout the central highlands and southern states of Mexico with artist Dawn Southworth and their young children, Jahna and Simone. They have visited the Purepechan Indians in Michoacan, the Chamulan and Zinacantan tribes in Chiapas, the Maya of the Yucatan peninsula, and several other isolated groups in the countryside. Welcomed into the homes of these rural peoples as few outsiders have been before, Salvo was permitted the rare privilege of photographing the home environments of these fami... View more info

The Adventure of Don Francisco Vasquez de Coronado

By: Hammond, George P. & Goad, Edgar F.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: University of New Mexico Press: 1938-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-2-1700

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Red Cloth Hardcover with yellow decorative shield, 140 pages. Very Good. Cover has light rubbing. Previous owner's address sticker on inside front board. Pages lightly yellowed. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Illus. from woodcuts by New Mexico artist Fritz Broeske. Double-paged map. Index. Foreword by Erna Ferguson. A popular rendering of the Coronado exploration narrative, issued by Coronado Cuarto Centennial Commission. View more info

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Death at the Door (Death on Demand Mysteries)

By: Hart, Carolyn

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Berkley Hardcover: 2014-05-06

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14-1-23

ISBN: 0425266176

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line.Annie Darling, owner of the mystery bookstore, Death on Demand prefers fictional crimes as opposed to the real things. But in one tragic week, two acts of violence shake the island community of Broward's Rock. First, a beloved doctor is found shot dead, seemingly by his own hand. Only days later, a local artist is arrested after his wife is found murdered, bludgeoned by her husband's sculpting mallet. Convinced her brother did not commit suicide, the doctor's sister turns to Annie and her husband, Max for... View more info

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Arabian Horse Breeding 1953 hardback

By: Herbert H. Reese

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Borden Publishing: 1953-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4-5-1620

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Signed by author on half title page. Stated first edition. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Dust jacket is poor with holes and is in pieces. Pieces are preserved in a archival acetate cover. Book cover has light areas where dust jacket was stuck to it. Pages yellowing on edges.A couple of pencil notes and underlining. Overall clean and binding is tight.Here are fully explained both in text and drawings by Gladys Brown Edwards, foremost horse artist, what are the characteristics of an Arabian, what constitutes good conformation, how to breed Arabians, how to care for and feed the young Arabia... View more info

Tomb Song: A Novel

By: Herbert, Julián

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Graywolf Press: 2018-03-06

Seller ID: 77-3-1952

ISBN: 1555977995

Condition: New


Unread. This is an advance reading, soft cover, uncorrected proof copy. These editions are issued prior to publication in small numbers and often are marked as first editions.Swinging from the present to the past and back again, Tomb Song is not only an affecting coming-of-age story but also a searching and sometimes frenetic portrait of the artist. As he wanders the hospital, from its buzzing upper floors to the haunted depths of the morgue, Julian tells fevered stories of his life as a writer, from a trip with his pregnant wife to a poetry festival in Berlin to a drug-fueled and possibly com... View more info

Frida Kahlo: An Illustrated Life

By: Hesse, María; Obejas, Achy [Translator]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: University of Texas Press: 2018-09-04

Edition: First THUS

Seller ID: 77-3-8

ISBN: 1477317287

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Still in shrink wrap.One of the most important artists of the twentieth century and an icon of courageous womanhood, Frida Kahlo lives on in the public imagination, where her popularity shows no signs of waning. She is renowned for both her paintings and her personal story, which were equally filled with pain and anguish, celebration and life. Thousands of words, including her own, have been written about Kahlo, but only one previous biography has recorded her fascinating, difficult life. Frida Kahlo by María Hesse offers a highly unique way of getting to know the artist by presenting her lif... View more info

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Talking Mysteries: A Conversation With Tony Hillerman

By: Hillerman, Tony; Bulow, Ernie

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Pr: 1991-07-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16-2-1

ISBN: 0826312799

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by Hillerman, Burlow and Franklin on half title page without inscription. Stated First Edition. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Tony Hillerman discusses his craft, including his approach to plot, characterization, and setting, and the wrinkles and twists that make his brand of fiction unique. An extended interview with his long time friend and fellow author Ernie Bulow. An autobiographical piece by Hillerman details his early years in Oklahoma, first encounters with Navajo culture, and his eventual life as journalist and author.Navajo artist Ernest Franklin create... View more info

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The Other Alcott: A Novel

By: Hooper, Elise

Price: $50.00

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks: 2017-09-05

Seller ID: 3-1-1717

ISBN: 0062645331

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription.There is nothing more complicated than the relationship among sisters, and the one shared by the Alcott sisters of Concord, Massachusetts, was no exception. This inspired Louisa May Alcott as she wrote her classic novel Little Women, but while everyone cheers on Jo March, a character based on Louisa herself, Amy is often the least favorite sister. Now, it's time to learn the truth about the real Amy, Louisa's sister May. Stylish, outgoing, creative, May Alcott grows up longing to experience the wide world beyond Concord. While her sister Louis... View more info

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Ten Years with the Cowboy Artists of America: A complete history and exhibition record, signed

By: Howard, James K

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Northland Press: 1976-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 3-2-916

ISBN: 0873581504

Condition: Collectible: Good


Stated first edition. Dark Blue Cloth Hardcover with Dust Jacket, 213 pages, 11 1/2" tall. This was a presentation to one of the exhibit directors so it is inscribed and signed by Bill Owen as well as, 21 other artists. The signatures are on the front inside board and endpaper. The show was in 1983. A look at the first ten years of the Cowboy Artist Of America includes other signatures like: Gordon Snidow, Frank McCarthy, Mel Warren, Harvey W. Johnson, U Grant Speed, Tom Ryan, James Boren, Frank Polk(signed his picture), R. Brownell McGrew, John Clymer, Fred Fellows, Bud Helbig, Frank C. M... View more info

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Tom Browns School Days

By: Hughes,Thomas

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Hurst and Co: 1920-01-01

Seller ID: c16-1-228

Condition: Used: Good


Unidentified (illustrator). 6th Edition, 357 pp. lithographs by an unidentified artist, pastedown on front cover that is rubbed and top corner torn off. Cloth on book is a light green that is darkened. Gift inscription and light foxing on endpaper. Pages lightly yellowed. One page tanned where a catalogue order form was laid in. A couple of fingerprints but overall clean and binding is tight.(Hurst & Co. produced many different editions of the book.) Includes Preface to 6th edition, in which the author defends his right to be preachy. Tale of an English lad who goes off to boarding school. He... View more info

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From chalk to bronze: A biography of Waldine Tauch

By: Hutson, Alice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Shoal Creek Publishers: 1978-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: b2-2-1832

ISBN: 0883190370

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


First edition.Dust jacket has light rubbing and chipping. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.The story of a poor girl in a small Texas town in the early 1900s, with artistic talent and drive. It encompasses her first experiments with carving chalk and molding clay; her struggle to become a sculptor in spite of pressures to take on a traditional role and give up her work; her intense, complex relationship with her mentor Coppini; her encounters with love; and her success as an independent artist. Includes fifty photographs of Waldine Tauch and her work. An appendix lists her major sculptur... View more info

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Little Guide to Great Lives: Frida Kahlo

By: Isabel Thomas, Marianna Madriz (illustrator)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Laurence King: 2018-06-04

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1-3-1902

ISBN: 1786272997

Condition: New


First edition.Frida Kahlo was a colorful Mexican artist who endured great pain and hardship, but used her bright, vivid brushstrokes to express her emotions and reveal her true personality. She created over 50 self-portraits, and is considered to be one of the most influential and inspirational artists of the twentieth century. View more info

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Partner in Crime (Joanna Brady Mysteries, Book 10) by Jance, J.A.

By: J.A. Jance

Price: $40.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 2002-08-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2-6-54

ISBN: 0380977303

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. The dead woman was an artist recently arrived from Washington State, cruelly cut down in the early stages of a promising career. Now all that remains of Rochelle Baxter lies on a cold slab in the Cochise County morgue, and Sheriff Joanna Brady knows that murder has once again infected her small desert community. But there is more to this homicide than initially meets the eye, and more to the victim, who died while supposedly under the conscientious pr... View more info