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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1970. Hardcover. First edition. A near fine book in a very good dust jacket. Wear to the extremitie of the dust jacket and some soiling to the rear panel. Stated first edition. A fictionalized account of farm labor strike in California, much like those that were led by Cesar Chavez in the 1960s and 1970s. Signed by the authoron the front free endpaper.
Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 1995. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. A fine book in original green boards. No dust jacket as issued. A beautiful, unread copy. The author's first book, a collection of 13 stories. This is true first edition, issued in a small first printing. Signed by the author on the title page.
New York: The Viking Press, 1969. Hardcover. first edition, first printing. A fine book in a near fine dust jacket. Some sunning to the top edges of the jacket. Crease to the front flap. A novel of the detention of Japanese-Americans during World War II. Signed by the author on the title page. This book is from the collection of the late, noted Oklahoma book collector Larry Owens.
New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1971. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. A fine book in a near fine dust jacket. Some sunning to the jacket spine and toning to the front panel. Signed and inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. This book is from the collection of the late, noted Oklahoma book collector Larry Owens.
Franklin Center: The Franklin Library, 1987. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. Fine in leather-bound wraps. Still in original shrink wrap. Special Message" by Chatwin not found in other editions. Publisher's letter to Signed First Edition Society members laid-in as issued. Full leather boards with pictorial design in gilt and red. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Signed by the author.
Fresno: Academy Guild Press, 1959. Hardcover. First edition thus. A fine book in a very good dust jacket. Price clipped. A reprint of the author's original book published in 1940. A collection of three stories evocative of the life lived in the small villages of northern New Mexico. With illustrations by the author and an introduction by Erna Fergusson. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper.
New York: Scout Press, 2015. Hardcover. Limited edition. A fine book without dust jacket, as issued. A debut novel by the author of two prior memoirs. Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize. The story of a community's tragedy on what was supposed to be a happy occasion--a weddy. Housed in special, cardboard slipcase. Part of the Powells Bookstore Indiespendable program. This is Indiespensable edition #55. Still in the original shrink-wrap. Comes with a small pamphlet containing an interview with with Bill Clegg. Signed by the author.
New York: Harper & Row, 1987. Advance Reading Copy. A near fine book in illustrated wrappers. Slight spine lean and bookstore stamp on front endpaper. The first novel by Thomas Cobb turned into a film of the same name that starred Oscar winner Jeff Bridges. Cobb has since written several other novels and teaches English at Rhode Island College.