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New York: Lippincott, 1968. hardcover. Advance Reading Copy. A fine book in publisher's wrappers. Large format paperback. Advance reading copy. First issue copy with price of $.95 on the front cover publication date of May 24th. A classic, coming-of-age novel of a boy whose family moves from Alabama to a small New Mexico mountain town during World War II. The basis for the movie of the same name that starred Richard Crenna, Claire Bloom and Richard Thomas.
New York: Knopf, 1927. Hardcover. First edition. A very good book in a very good dust jacket. No dust jacket.The true first edition with both 1927 on the title and copyright pages with no additional printings noted. Contains the following first print misspellings: "happned" on page 20, line 16 "suppper" on page 57, line 15. The boards retain their green color. Paper inset title and author. The author's best known novel, the story of Father Jean Marie Latour who serves as the Apostolic Vicar to New Mexico in the mid 1800s. Ranked as one of the top 100 books of the 20th century.
New York: Scribner, 2020. Hardcover. Advance Reading Copy. 95. A fine book in publisher's wrappers. An advance copy in large paperback format. The latest novel by DeLillo, author of Underworld and White Noise. Says author Joy Williams, the book is "a swift and searing haunting of a novel. An encapsulation of our continuing crisis of aberration and pause. The Silence is prime DeLillo."
New York: Viking, 1985. Hardcover. First edition. A fine book in a fine dust jacket. A beautiful copy with minor toning to the top of the front flap. DeLillo's eighth novel and one of his most popular. The story of Jack Gladney who teaches at a small, Midwestern college, and his family who confront "an airborne toxic event." Winner of the National Book Award.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1977. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. A fine book in a fine dust jacket. A lovely copy. The fourth novel by the author Run River and Play It as It Lays. The novel is the story of two American women in the derelict and fictional Central American nation of Boca Grande.