Extraordinary contemporary inscription to the publisher
ALL THE ASSHOLES IN THE...
Bensenville, Ill. Open Skull Press, 1966. First edition. Publisher's illustrated saddle-stitched wrappers, 12 unpaginated leaves, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. One of about 400 copies. This copy in Fine condition with... (Item #639)
One of five copies of the "author's edition" with original artwork bound in
FLOWER, FIST AND BESTIAL WAIL...
Eureka, CA: Hearse Press, . First edition. One of 200 copies of Bukowski's debut chapbook. This copy one of approximately five "author's edition" copies with an original illustration by the... (Item #1041)
Birmingham: Oxmoor House, 1974. First Edition. Folio (measures 406 x 330 mm). Number seven of ten numbered copies signed by Dickey and the book's production team. Publisher's full leather with... (Item #2482)
The best novel by one of America's strongest novelists, a critic of business civilization and inescapable social laws
An American Tragedy (Presentation copy)
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. Limited Edition. Two volumes in original publishers' boards. One of 795 deluxe copies, this one marked for Presentation, signed on the limitation page and... (Item #2644)
Warmly inscribed true first of Embury's classic mixology reference guide
The Fine Art of Mixing...
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1948. First edition. Warmly inscribed by the author: "To my very good friend and associate, Ernst Lampe. Cordial-ly yours, Dave Embury." A lovely just about... (Item #1031)
A coming of age tale entangled with the South's own struggles to evolve past the Civil War
The Unvanquished (Signed Limited)
New York: Random House, 1938. First Edition. Octavo, original half burgundy cloth and patterned paper boards, top edge gilt. Number 9 of two hundred fifty signed copies. Complete with author's... (Item #2199)
Two interwoven short stories with opposing perspectives on love, grief, and sacrifice
The Wild Palms (Signed Limited)
New York: Random House, 1939. First Edition. Octavo, with burgundy quarter cloth over wood-grain papered boards. Copy 148 of two hundred fifty copies, signed by Faulkner on the limitation page... (Item #2200)