ANOTHER HAPPY AMAZON READER

Posted December 11, 2016

Beautiful edition of this longish novel; should hold up under multiple readings. Arrived quickly and very carefully packaged. I'll definitely look for this seller again; arguably the best of quite a good lot. I don't have any complaints....

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Edition: 7th printing Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Picador, London Date published: 2000 ISBN-13: 9780330371872 ISBN: 0330371878

Description: Fine. SHIPS FIRST CLASS UPGRADE from NJ: 2-3 DAY DELIV( US); GIFT-ABLE as USED, FEELS NEW, FAST DELIVERY, TIGHT, not a mark; NEAR FINE (pages toning, subtle fingering only signs of use) AS SHOWN THIS COVER. Trade paperback (UK). Glued binding. 220 p. Audience: General/trade. 7924 7924-Freddie Montgomery has committed two crimes. He stole a small Dutch master from a wealthy family friend, and he murdered a chambermaid who caught him in the act. He has little to say about the dead girl. He killed ... Read More

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Edition: 2nd printing Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Random House (NY), New York, NY Date published: 1984 ISBN-13: 9780394537863 ISBN: 0394537866

Description: Fine in very good dust jacket. Price clipped. SHIP DAILY from NJ w/tracking; RE-GIFT-ABLE AS NEAR LIKE NEW LATER PRINTING FINE w/DJ VERY GOOD (price clipped, wants to skirt in back) AS SHOWN THIS COVER. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 229 p. Audience: General/trade.12162 12162--Tim Madden, an unsuccessful writer with a penchant for nicotine, alcohol and blondes with money, struggles towards consciousness twenty-four days and nights after his wide has left him. He has a bad case of alcohol ... Read More

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Viking Books Date published: 1988 ISBN-13: 9780670824052 ISBN: 0670824054

Description: Fine in very good dust jacket. SHIP DAILY from NJ; GIFT-ABLE as NEAR NEW US FIRST, UNREAD RARE HARDCOVER, fresh, NEW (no sign of being read) w/DJ NEAR NEW (shelving light fade to spine) AS SHOWN THIS COVER. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 192 p. Audience: General/trade.10452 10452--A wonderful surprise, September 12, 2005 Reviewer: Cosimato (New York)-See all my reviews Publishers reprinting an author's entire opus are always claiming obscure works have been unfairly ... Read More

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Edition: American edition, 2nd printing Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, New York, NY Date published: 1992 ISBN-13: 9780802114655 ISBN: 0802114652

Description: Fine in fine dust jacket. Price clipped. SHIP DAILY from NJ; RE-GIFT-ABLE as FEELS NEW LATER PRINTING, TIGHT, SEEMS UNREAD, not a mark; FINE [no sign of having been read] w/DJ NEAR FINE [price clipped] AS SHOWN THIS PHOTO. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 290 p. Audience: General/trade.10453 10453--The married couples in this book have two things in common: a skill in the duplicity that flourishes even in happy marriages, and an invitation to the Farthingoes' ball. In the ... Read More

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Edition: First edition Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Grove Press Date published: 2001 ISBN-13: 9780802137968 ISBN: 0802137962

Description: Fine. SHIP DAILY from NJ; GIFT-ABLE as USED, FEELS NEW RE-ISSUE, GLOSSY, fresh, NEAR NEW (has been read, sign of spine beginning crease) AS SHOWN THIS COVER. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 416 p. Donleavy, J. P. Audience: General/trade. 9573 9573--In the years before and after World War II, Balthazar B is the world's last shy, elegant young man. Born to riches in Paris and raised by his governess, Balthazar is shipped off to a British boarding school, where he meets the noble but naughty ... Read More

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Delacorte Press, New York Date published: 1971

Description: Fine in fine dust jacket. SHIP DAILY from NJ; GIFT-ABLE as RARE NEAR NEW, UNREAD FIRST, fresh, NEAR NEW (page toning sign of shelf life) w/DJ NEAR FINE (clipped front flap bottom) AS SHOWN THIS COVER. Sewn binding. Full cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 306 p. 22 cm.10454 10454--"A Seymour Lawrence book." On a cold day Clayton Claw Cleaver Clementine sets off westwards to take up residence in the vast haunted edifice of Charnel Castle. Clementine, a polite unkown unsung product of the new ... Read More

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Edition: First edition Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Little Brown and Company Date published: 1982 ISBN-13: 9780316544191 ISBN: 0316544191

Description: New. SHIPS FIRST CLASS UPGRADE from NJ: 2-3 DAY DELIV( US); GIFT-ABLE as NEW FIRST, FAST DELIVERY; NEAR NEW (subtle page toning from shelf life) AS SHOWN THIS COVER. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 192 p. Audience: General/trade. 9452 9452--Norman Kingsley Mailer was born to a well-known Jewish family in Long Branch, New Jersey. [1] His father, Isaac Barnett Mailer, was a South African-born accountant, and his mother, Fanny Schneider, ran a housekeeping and nursing agency. Mailer's sister, ... Read More

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Edition: 30th printing Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Mariner Books (Houghton Mifflin), Boston, MA Date published: 2005 ISBN-13: 9780395927205 ISBN: 039592720X

Description: Fine. SHIPS FIRST CLASS UPGRADE from NJ: 2-3 DAY DELIV( US); FEELS NEW LATER PRINTING, FAST DELIVERY, TIGHT, not a mark; NEAR FINE (pages toning, little sign of being read) AS SHOWN THIS PHOTO. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 160 p. Audience: General. 8883 8883--Pulitzer-winning, scintillating studies in yearning and exile from a Bengali Bostonian woman of immense promise. A couple exchange unprecedented confessions during nightly blackouts in their Boston apartment as they struggle to ... Read More

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Edition: Advanced Reading Copy Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, New York Date published: 2013

Description: New. SHIP DAILY w/tracking from NJ; GIFT-ABLE as NEW ADVANCE REVIEW COPY, UNREAD; NEW AS SHOWN THIS COVER. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 382 p. Contains: Illustrations, black & white. Audience: General/trade.11871 11871--A lush, exquisitely rendered meditation on war, The Gods of Heavenly Punishment tells the story of several families, American and Japanese, their loves and infidelities, their dreams and losses, and how they are all connected by one of the most devastating acts of war in ... Read More

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