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Elegance of the Hedgehog, The, BARBERY, Muriel
Elegance of the Hedgehog, The
BARBERY, Muriel
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A Nest of Ninnies, ASHBERY, John and James SCHUYLER
A Nest of Ninnies
ASHBERY, John and James SCHUYLER
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Kingfishers Catch Fire, GODDEN, Rumer
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126 477 Swann, E. L. Night Gardening
Softcover; Trade PB Hyperion: New York; 1999; Advance Review Copy As New  
223 pages; Publisher's letter laid in. Swann is a pseudonym for Kathryn Lasky, a children's book author. Lovely black and white pictures of flowers at the beginning of each chapter of this romance.  
Price: 11.00 USD
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127 380 Swick, Marly Evening News
Softcover; Trade PB Little Brown: Boston; 1999; Uncorrected Proof 351 pages Fine 

Price: 7.50 USD
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128 1036 Swindells, Madge Summer Harvest
Hardcover Doubleday: Garden City, NY; 1984; First US Edition 470 pages Very Good in Very Good dust wrapper 
Corners and spine head and tail bumped. Dust wrapper worn at extemities, spine sunned; Novel of a woman's life in South Africa from 1938 to 1968.  
Price: 8.50 USD
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129 390 Taylor, Georgia Lamia A Witch
Hardcover Dutton: NY; 1994; 294 pages Very Good+ in Very Good dust wrapper 
Remainder line on bottom edge. Dust wrapper, not price clipped, shows wear on one corner and one spot on the spine. ; A rather dark novel of witchcraft set in 16th Century France. 
Price: 7.75 USD
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130 250 Thomas, Rosie Bad Girls, Good Women
Hardcover Bantam Press: NY; 1989; First US Edition 664 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust wrapper 

Price: 10.00 USD
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131 1497 Trollope, Joanna Spanish Lover
Paperback; Trade PB Black Swan: London; (1993) 1997; Very Good  
380 pages; Some spine creases, one corner of front cover just beginning to curl. Binding is good and tight, pages are clean.  
Price: 9.00 USD
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132 2188 TROLLOPE, Joanna Spanish Lover
Hardcover Random House: New York; 1993; First US Edition 334 pages Very Good in Very Good+ dust wrapper 
Red remainder dot on top text block edge, spine ends lightly bumped, paper covered board edges faintly rubbed. Dust wrapper lightly rubbed and edgeworn. ; This is the special preview edition, with no price on the dust wrapper and a message from the senior editor on the front flap.  
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Four Marys , TURNBULL, Agnes Sligh
133 6204 TURNBULL, Agnes Sligh The Four Marys
Hardcover Fleming H. Revell Company: NY; 1932; 128 pages Very Good-  
Signed by Author; Signed and inscribed by the author, "for Emily & Oliver G----- with warmest regards and best wishes for a very happy Easter. Agnes Sligh Turnbull" Nice maroon cloth boards with decorative front cover embossing and lettering in gilt, spine ends and corners lightly bumped. Pages age browned, pastedowns, endpapers, and page edges foxed, top edge soiled; no binding problems, interior pages clean. No dust wrapper.; The four short stories of this novel feature Mary of Nazareth, Mary of Magdala, Mary of Bethany, and Mary of Capernaum.  
Price: 69.00 USD
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Forest Lover, The, VREELAND, Susan
134 5780 VREELAND, Susan Forest Lover, The
Hardcover Viking: NY; 2004; First US Edition 333 pages Very Good+ in Near Fine dust wrapper 
A lovely book. Faintly bumped spine ends and corners. Unclipped dust wrapper has faintest edgewear.; 'It was Emily Carr (1871-1945)—not Georgia O'Keeffe or Frida Kahlo—who first blazed a path for modern women artists, according to this novelized biography. Carr's boldly original landscapes are praised today for capturing an untamed British Columbia and its indigenous peoples just before industrialization would change them forever. Susan Vreeland brings to life this fiercely independent and underappreciated figure. From illegal potlatches in tribal communities to the gaiety of prewar Paris, Carr's story is arresting and vibrant, and Vreeland tells it with gusto and suspense.' 
Price: 10.75 USD
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Passion of Artemisia, The, VREELAND, Susan
135 6873 VREELAND, Susan Passion of Artemisia, The
Hardcover Viking: NY; 2002; First US Edition 288 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust wrapper 
Spine ends lightly bumped, a few faint smudges to top page edges. Unclipped dust wrapper has faint edgewear. A very nice copy.; Historical novel of 17th century Rome, Florence, and Genoa based on the painterArtemisia Gentileschi, 'a woman who ignored the conventions of her day and dared to follow her heart.'; "The story of a painter who transformed Renaissance Italy with the beauty of her work. 'ThePassion of Artemisia' chronicles the extraordinary life of Artemisia Gentileschi, the first woman to make a significant contribution to art history." Dust wrapper matches sample image. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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136 585 Wesley, Valerie Wilson Ain't Nobody's Business
Softcover; Trade PB Avon Books: New York; 1999; Advance Review Copy 323 pages Very Good+ 
Uncorrected proofs in pictorial wraps; bumped at spine head and tail; Forty year old artist turned librarian's life changes when her husband suddenly walks out.  
Price: 8.00 USD
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137 410 Williams, Niall Four Letters Of Love
Softcover; Trade PB Warner Books: NY; 1998; Advance Review Copy 257 pages Fine 

Price: 9.00 USD
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138 370 Williamson, Penelope Heart of the West
Softcover; Trade PB Simon & Schuster: NY; 1995; Uncorrected Proof 591 pages Very Good+ 
Advance reader copy.; Publisher's info laid in.  
Price: 7.00 USD
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Lincoln's Dreams, WILLIS, Connie
139 7054 WILLIS, Connie Lincoln's Dreams
Hardcover Bantam Books: NY; 1987; First US Edition 212 pages Very Good+ in Very Good dust wrapper 
Quarter cloth spine ends very lightly bumped. Unclipped dust wrapper lightly edgworn and rubbed, tiny chips and closed tears at spine ends and corners.; Winner of the John W. Campbell prize, this is the author's first full length novel written on her own. (She co-wrote 'Water Witch'.) Jeff Johnston is a young historical researcher for a US Civil War novelist. Annie is a young woman having vivid dreams about the war. When he recognizes events in Annie's dreams Jeff feels compelled to help her. An engrossing and imaginative novel. ; Image is actual copy on offer. 
Price: 29.75 USD
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140 3964 WILLIS, Connie Passage
Softcover; Mass Market PB Bantam Books: NY; c2001,2002; First Printing Very Good  
780 pages; Faint spine creases, spine head bumped and tiny tear repaired with archival tape, very light edgewear. ; The author's enjoyable blend of science and wit is turned toward a difficult subject. 'Psychologi st Dr Joanna Lander has spent two years at Mercy General Hospital studying patients who have been declared clinically dead but then revived. Many have had near-death experiences, NDEs, which are remarkably similar the world over. Then brilliant young neurologist Richard Wright discovers a way to induce an NDE using psychoactive drugs. He's convinced that NDEs are a survival mechanism, and that through them more patients might be brought back from the edge of death. When Joanna realizes that Richard's project is under threat due to a shortage of suitable subjects, she volunteers to take the dangerous journey to the limits of knowledge herself. Immediately fascinated by her simulated near-death experiences, Joanna becomes increasingly desperate to discover the meaning behind the strangely familiar images and feelings she encounters. As she begins to unravel the mystery, her sense of dread grows.' A plot twist in the last one hundred pages is unexpected and powerful. Recommended.; 'Once again, Willis has developed an idea that bears all the authority of a genuine insight: disturbingly plausible, compelling, intensely moving, and ultimately uplifting.' -Kirkus Reviews; Recommended by Norma H.  
Price: 6.00 USD
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141 1667 Wilson, Dorothy Clarke Alice and Edith : the Two Wives of Theodore Roosevelt : a Biographical Novel
Hardcover Doubleday: New York; 1989; First US Edition 399 pages Very Good+ in Very Good dust wrapper 
Corners and spine ends lightly bumped. Dust wrapper, price cut, is lightly rubbed and very slightly edgeworn. A nice copy.; 'Intriguing portrait of two dissimilar women whose love would shape the life and career of Theodore Roosevelt.'  
Price: 12.50 USD
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142 1539 Wood, Barbara Domina
Paperback; Mass Market PB N A L: New York; (1983) 1984; Reprint Good  
509 pages; Spine and cover creases, no loose pages. ; In the late 1800's, Samantha Hargrave earns the title of Domina, mistress of medicine, when she graduates from a New York medical school. It isn't easy trying to make her way in an all-male profession but Samantha is determined to become a surgeon. '  
Price: 4.50 USD
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143 1675 WOOLF, Virginia Flush : a Biography
Paperback; Trade PB Chatto: London; c1933,1991; Illustrated by Vanessa Bell: Very Good+  
B&W Illustrations; 169 pages; Faint edgewear and rubbing. A very nice copy. ; Flush was the cocker spaniel given to Elizabeth Barrett Browning by Mary Russell Mitford. Quentin Bell described it as an attempt "to describe Wimpole Street, Whitechapel and Italy from a dog's point of view..."This reissue has the original four drawings by Vanessa Bell for the first edition.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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