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1 Rebel at Large: Recollections of 50 Crowded years
Putnam 1947-01-01 Hardcover Good Acceptable Hardcover 
Good hardcover in acceptable dustjacket. Binding tight and sturdy. Text good, previos owner's name on first page. Some mild shelfwear to boards. Dustjacket has significant wear and tear. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Abbott, Philip R. States of Perfect Freedom: Autobiography and American Politcal Thought
University of Massachusetts Press 1987-02-28 0870235427 / 9780870235429 Hardcover Acceptable Hardcover 
Ex-library with some library markings in and out. Acceptable hardcover, no dustjacket. Binding tight and sturdy. Writing throughout. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Aciman, Andre [Editor] Letters of Transit: Reflections on Exile, Identity, Language, and Loss
The New Press 2000-05-01 1565846079 / 9781565846074 Paperback Very Good Paperback 
Very good paperback. Tight and clean. NOT ex-library. Exterior looks great, spine is uncreased. Shelfwear is very minor. An all-around excellent copy. Ships same or next business day from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 11.95 USD
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4 Adler, Renata; Wolff, Michael [Preface] After the Tall Timber: Collected Nonfiction
New York Review Books 2015-04-07 1590178793 / 9781590178799 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
New York Review Books, 2015; first printing with full number line. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; boards and text also very good. Shelfwear is very minor. Unclipped dust jacket. Small remainder mark on bottom edge. From a private collection. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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5 Aiken, Conrad Ushant: An Essay
Oxford University Press 1971-08-15 0195014529 / 9780195014525 First Edition Hardcover Good- Good Dust Jacket Hardcover 
1st edition, from a private collection. Pencil markings throughout. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square. Clipped dust jacket has sunning to spine, minor edgewear, an a sentence underlined on back inner flap. Some corners creased as page marker. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 33.00 USD
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6 Alan-Williams, Gregory A Gathering of Heroes: Reflections on Rage and Responsibility: A Memoir of the Los Angeles Riots
Chicago Academy Chicago Publishers 1994 0897334043 / 9780897334044 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Dust Jacket Hardcover Signed by Author
Signed 1st edition! Chicago: Academy Chicago Publishers, 1994. No other printings listed (1st printing of first edition). Signed by Gregory Alan-Williams on half-title page, with brief inscription. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; boards and text also very good. Shelfwear is very minor. A nice copy, ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7 Alberto Manguel The City of Words (CBC Massey Lecture)
House of Anansi Press 2007-12-01 0887847633 / 9780887847639 Paperback Very Good+ Paperback 
Spine is uncreased, binding and text fine, shelfwear minimal. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 6.95 USD
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8 Ali Eteraz Children of Dust: A Memoir of Pakistan
HarperOne 2009-10-13 0061567086 / 9780061567087 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Dust Jacket Hardcover 
Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. Light age-toning. Binding is tight and sturdy; boards and text also very good; shelfwear is very minor. 
Price: 8.88 USD
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9 Althusser, Louis; Corpet, Olivier; Boutang, Yann Moulier The Future Lasts Forever: A Memoir
The New Press 1995-04-01 1565842782 / 9781565842786 Paperback Used: Good Paperback 
Spine is creased, binding remains fully intact and sturdy; text is very good; moderate amount of edge-wear to wraps. NOT an ex-library copy, NO remainder mark. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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10 Amatuzio, M.D. Janis Forever Ours: Real Stories of Immortality and Living from a Forensic Pathologist
New World Library 2004-08-19 1577314816 / 9781577314813 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover 
Signed by author, first edition, first printing. Very good hardcover in good dust jacket. Some shelfwear and a one 1-in tear to back of dustjacket. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; boards and text also very good. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Ander Monson Vanishing Point: Not a Memoir
Graywolf Press 2010-03-30 1555975542 / 9781555975548 Paperback Very Good Paperback 
Very good paperback. Spine is uncreased, binding tight and sturdy, text also very good+. Cover has minor rubbing. A nice copy. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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12 Anderson, Wanni Wibulswasdi Lives, Places, and Memories
Bangkok, Thailand Sam Charoen Press 2003 Paperback Very Good Paperback Signed by Author
Signed by author on title page! Spine is uncreased, binding tight and sturdy; text also very good. Inside of back cover has a few spots of discoloration; light shelfwear. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Arce, Julissa My (Underground) American Dream: My True Story as an Undocumented Immigrant Who Became a Wall Street Executive
Center Street 2016-09-13 1455540242 / 9781455540242 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
First Printing with full number line. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; boards and text also very good. Shelfwear is very minor. NOT an ex-library copy, NO remainder mark, NOT a book club. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 14.95 USD
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14 Arthur Koestler; Cynthia Koestler; Harold Harris [Editor]; Harold Harris [Epilogue]; Harold Harris [Introduction]; Stranger on the Square
Random House 1984-01-01 0394538889 / 9780394538884 First Edition Hardcover Collectible: Good Very Good Hardcover 
Stated First Printing. Very good- hardcover in very good- dust jacket. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; boards and text also very good. Light shelfwear. Light age-toning to front end page. Foxing to top edge. Unclipped DJ protected in Mylar wraps. Previous owner's inscription on front endpaper. NOT an ex-library copy, NO remainder mark, NOT a book club. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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15 Bacon, Sir Francis The Essays or Counsels Civill and Morall of Francis Bacon Baron of Verulam Viscount Saint Alban
Norwalk, Connecticut The Easton Press 1980-01-01 First THUS Leather Bound Very Good Leather Bound 
190 pp. Bound in brown leather with gilt decorations on the boards and the textblock in gilt. First Easton Press edition of Bacon's Essays. With an introduction by Christopher Morley. A Very Good book with a few hints of wear to the extremities, as well as some loss to the gilt on the top textblock. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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16 Baker, Carlos; Mellow, James R. [Epilogue]; Mellow, James R. [Introduction]; Emerson among the Eccentrics: A Group Portrait
Viking Adult 1996-04-01 067086675X / 9780670866755 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
First Printing with full number line. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; boards and text also very good. Light shelfwear. NOT an ex-library copy, NO remainder mark, NOT a book club. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 13.95 USD
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17 Biesanz, Mavis Hiltunen Helmi Mavis, a Finnish-American Girlhood
North Star Press of St. Cloud 1989-06-01 0878390529 / 9780878390526 Paperback Collectible: Good Paperback Signed by Author
Very good- paperback. Author's signature on title page, no further inscription. Spine is uncreased, binding tight and sturdy; text also very good. Light shelfwear. A few small, light brown spots on front and back covers. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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18 Birkerts, Sven Changing the Subject: Art and Attention in the Internet Age
Graywolf Press 2015-10-06 1555977219 / 9781555977214 Paperback Very Good Paperback 
NOT ex-library. Spine is uncreased, binding tight and sturdy; text also very good+. Light shelfwear. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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19 Birkerts, Sven The Other Walk: Essays
Graywolf Press 2011-09-13 1555975933 / 9781555975937 Paperback Very Good Paperback 
Very good paperback. Spine is uncreased, binding tight and sturdy; text also very good. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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20 Bizot, Francois The Gate
Knopf 2003-03-04 037541293X / 9780375412936 Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Hardcover 
Stated First American Edition. Very nice copy with dust jacket in protective plastic wrap. Binding is tight, sturdy and square. Great copy! Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 10.50 USD
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