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New York: Putnam, 1975. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. A fine book in red cloth boards in a near fine dust jacket. Owner name on front end paper and some toning to the jacket. Slight spine lean. Harris's first book, the story of a plot by Arab terrorists to blow up the Super Bowl. $7.50 price intact on dj flap. An outstanding copy of a book that was the basis for the movie of the same name. Signed by Harris on bookplate laid into the book. Signed by the author.
New York: Random House, 1968. Hardcover. First edition. Near fine in a very good dust plus dust jacket. Minor toning to the edges of the front and rear panels. Trace of wear at the head and foot of the jacket spine. Price of $5.95 is present on the jacket flap. The author's first book, which has become quite scarce as Irving's popularity has risen. This copy signed by Irving on a laid in bookplate. Signed by the author.
New York: Harcourt Brace, 1965. Hardcover. First edition. A near fine book in a very good dust jacket. Light dampstaining to the top of the front board. Light bit of soiling to the front panel and light dampstaining to the panel. Some soiling to the rear panel. The author's first book and uncommon in any condition. Signed by Diane Johnson on the title page.
New York: Doubleday, 1974. First U.S. edition. The author's first book. A fine book in a very good plus dust jacket. Wear at the extremities of the book and faint remainder spray on bottom edges. The story of the Juan Corona and the 25 murders of farm workers that he committed outside Yuba City in California's Central Valley. The author was unhappy with the book and has not allowed it to be reprinted. Signed by the author.
London: Hutchinson, 1974. Hardcover. First British edition. Fine in a very good dust jacket. Small bookseller label on rear endpaper. Fading to the spine. Price clipped. With jacket blurb by Eric Ambler. The author's first book of fiction featuring American intelligence agent Paul Christopher. Some rubbing to the rear panel of the jacket.
London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2011. First British edition. A fine book in a fine dust jacket. The true first edition, published 5 days before the US edition. A young doctor in the war-torn Balkans recalls tales from her beloved grandfather. Winner of the 2011 Orange Prize for Fiction. At age 25 Tea Obreht is the youngest winner of this prize.