Norton, 1996. Hardcover. First edition. Fine in near fine dust jacket. Winner of the 1996 National Book Award.
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New York: Viking, 1985. Paperback. Uncorrected Proof. A near fine copy in printed wrappers. This is the uncorrected proof that is much less common than the advance reading copy. A large format paperback. From the estate of author Peter Matthiessen. Some foxing to page edges and minor soiling to the rear cover. The story of Jack Gladney who teaches at a small, Midwestern college, and has family who confront "an airborne toxic event." Winner of the National Book Award.
London: Gollancz, 1953. Hardcover. First British edition. The first British edition of Ellison's classical work, published a year after the U.S. edition. A near fine, price-clipped book in a very good dust jacket. Bound in the publisher's original red cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Some soiling to the uncoated and iconic Gollancz jacket. Sunning to the spine. Tape reinforcement to the interior spine ends of the jacket. Small Australian bookseller label on front pastedown.
New York: Atlantic, 1997. Uncorrected Proof. About Fine in glossy wraps. Light stain to the top edges. Much less common than the first trade edition. Winner of the National Book Award. Signed by the author.
London: Sceptre, 1997. First British edition. Fine in wrappers. A large format paperback published before the British hardcover edition. The author's best-selling and award-winning first book.
London: Virago, 2003. Hardcover. First British edition. Fine in fine dust jacket. A romantic novel set in the post World War II Japan. Winner of the National Book Award. This is first novel by the author in more than 20 years.
New York: Scribner, 1951. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. A close to fine book in a very good dust jacket. Wear at the tips of the dust jacket and head and foot of the spine. Short closed tear to the rear panel along with sme light soiling. Previous owner name. This is the first printing with Scribner capital "A" on the copyright page and price of $4.50 on the front flap. A major novel of World War II, in the same league as Norman Mailer's Naked and the Dead. Winner of the National Book Award.
Paris: Actes Sud, 1993. Paperback. First French edition. A near fine copy in illustrated wrappers. A paperback original. The first French edition of McCarthy's National Book Award winning novel and the book that marked his breakthrough in popularity.
Paris: Plon, 1978. First French edition. A fine book in illustrated wrappers. Paperback original. The first French edition. Winner of the National Book Award. Signed by the author.
Paris: Plon, 1978. First French edition. A fine book in illustrated wrappers. Paperback original. The first French edition. Signed by the author.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1974. Hardcover. First edition. A very good book in a very good dust jacket. Corners bumped. Winner of the National Book Award.
New York: Random House, 1979. Uncorrected Proof. Near fine in plain, red wraps. Slight spine slant to bulky size of the book. An early, unusual state of one of Stryon's most powerful works. Winner of the National Book Award. Signed by Styron on a bookplate laid into the proof.
London: Allen Lane, 1973. Hardcover. First British edition. A near fine book in a fine dust jacket. Boards are slight splayed and there is a bit of foxing to the top edges. The third book by the author of Stoner and Butcher's Crossing. Winner of the National Book Award, an award he shared with John Barth.