Archive for May, 2010

Theft

Added on May 24, 2010

Theft Peter Carey Alfred A. Knopf, U.S.A. 2006 Theft, another excellent novel by Australian Peter Carey, was nominated for most of the international literary prizes. It won two prestigious awards in Australia, and it received a coveted starred review from Publishers Weekly. This first U.S. edition is in fine/fine condition. It is signed, placed in [...]

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Anthills of the Savannah

Added on May 23, 2010

Anthills of the Savannah Chinua Achebe William Heinemann Limited, U.K. 1987 Nigerian writer Chinua Achebe is best known for his 1958 debut novel Things Fall Apart, which according to Wikipedia, ‘is the most widely read book in modern African literature’. Anthills of the Savannah, Achebe’s fifth novel, was shortlisted for the 1987 Booker prize. The [...]

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Brokeback Mountain – Movie Tie-In Edition

Added on May 22, 2010

Brokeback Mountain РMovie Tie-In Edition Annie Proulx Scribner, U.S.A. 2005 This first movie tie-in edition, with the number 1 in the number line, features Jake Gyllenhaal and Heath Ledger on the cover. Although it immediately went into multiple print runs, you can still find these first printings on-line for under twenty-five dollars in fine condition. [...]

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