Ten miles apart in a New Mexico desert, unknown to each other, two scientists are involved in secret work. One is engaged in unearthing the past, the ...Show synopsisTen miles apart in a New Mexico desert, unknown to each other, two scientists are involved in secret work. One is engaged in unearthing the past, the other in shattering the present. Through the contrasting mysteries of their projects and the woman they both love, they come to a confrontation.Hide synopsis
Description:Very Good. Butler, Robert Olen. Countrymen Of Bones. New York:...Very Good. Butler, Robert Olen. Countrymen Of Bones. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1994 (1983). pp. 8vo. Paperback. Signed by author. Book condition: Very good, with very light rubbing to extremities..
Description:Very Good in Very Good jacket. Signed By Author First edition...Very Good in Very Good jacket. Signed By Author First edition thus, first printing, hardcover. Quarter bound in maroon cloth with gilt titles, over red paper-covered boards. 217 pages. Very good with tail of spine bumped and small water stain at top edge of front panel near spine and light soil on fore edge, in a very good dust jacket with smail water stain to jacket verso. Mylar cover on jacket. SIGNED by author on title page. Originally published in hardcover in 1983 by Horizon Press.
Description:Fair. No dust jacket as issued. Ex-library. Mass market (rack)...Fair. No dust jacket as issued. Ex-library. Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. 256 p. This is the softcover stated Ballantine First Edition from May 1985. Other than a back cover cardholder (ex lib) and sever curl on the back cover and last few pages from poor storage, both the cover and the book are in very good reading condition. There are no rips, tears, etc. ---and the pages and binding are tight (see photo). **Note: All books listed as FIRST EDITIONS are stated by the publisher in words or number lines--or--only stated editions that include only the publisher and publication date. Check my feedback to see that I sell exactly as I describe.
Description:Very Good-in Very Good dust jacket. 0818006390. Signed by Butler...Very Good-in Very Good dust jacket. 0818006390. Signed by Butler on the title page, hardcover with dj, binding is straight and tight, no marks to text, boards are lightly rubbed at the edges, dj is wrapped in mylar, mild shelfwear and edgewear to the dj; X X; 217 pages; Signed by Author.
Description:Fine in Fine jacket. Signed by Author SIGNED by Mr. Butler (NOT...Fine in Fine jacket. Signed by Author SIGNED by Mr. Butler (NOT inscribed to anybody) on the title page, his 3rd novel, 217 pages. "Ten miles apart, in a New Mexico desert, unknown to each other, two scientists are involved in secret work-one engaged in unearthing the past, the other in shattering the present. The archeologist Darrell Reeves is uncovering an ancient Indian burial site in a drama of daily discovery; the physicist Lloyd Coulter is on the team developing the first atom bomb. It is through the contrasting mysteries of their projects-and the woman they both love-that they are brought into astonishing confrontation." Excellent copy: TINY bit of bumping at head of spine (book only, not the dj) else the book and dj are entirely as new, obviously unread, with no markings throughout, perfect. NOT an ex-library, NOT a book club, NOT a remainder, dj NOT price-clipped ("$13.95"). Fine in Fine dj.
Description:Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new. ) SIGNED by author...Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new. ) SIGNED by author-hardcover--Reissue of the third novel by this Pulitzer prize winning writer, originally published in 1983. Set in the New Mexico desert, it is the story of two scientists: one an archaeologist unearthing the past, the other working on the development of the first atom bomb. SIGNED on the title page. 217 pp,
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