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  • 1. The Violent Bear It Away

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: A near fine copy in a good to very good jacket with a number of tape reinforcements to verso. 243 pp. 8vo, Signed by O'Connor on the half-title. See More Details

    1960, Farrar, Straus & Cudahy

    publisher's cloth-backed red boards in dust jacket., Very Good

    Jeffrey Marks Rare Books, ABAA

    HIGH

    Rochester, NY, USA

    $6,500.00

  • 2. Wise Blood

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. First edition stated, first printing. Bound in publisher's yellow cloth. Near Fine with minor wear, in a Near Fine price-clipped dust jacket with a small chip at the foot of the spine, trivial edge wear and light soiling. Uncommon in such nice condition. See More Details

    1952, Harcourt, Brace and Company

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Burnside Rare Books

    BEST

    Portland, OR, USA

    $4,000.00

  • 3. Wise Blood

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Fine with no dust jacket. First paperback edition. SIGNED by Flannery O'Connor on title page. Fine in pictorial printed wrappers. From the library of Kurt Enoch publisher of Signet books and New American Library, who amassed a personal collection of signed or inscribed copies of works by authors he published. An outstanding association on this, the author's FIRST book.; 4 1/2" X 7" See More Details

    1953, Signet Books.

    Softcover, Fine/Like New

    Waverley Books

    HIGH

    Santa Monica, CA, USA

    $3,750.00

  • 4. Wise Blood

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Fine in Very Good jacket. First edition. About fine in a bright very good dust jacket with a number of modest chips and tears, and internal evidence of old tape repairs. Housed in a custom quarter leather clamshell case. A presentable copy, with the white jacket whiter than usual. The author's first book. *Burgess 99*. See More Details

    1952, Harcourt Brace and Company

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    Between the Covers-Rare Books

    BEST

    Gloucester City, NJ, USA

    $3,500.00

  • 5. The Violent Bear It Away

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Fine in Fine jacket. First edition. A fine, bright copy in fine crisp and bright dust jacket. Author's third book, and last published in her lifetime. Rarely encountered in this condition. See More Details

    1960, Farrar, Straus & Cudahy

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    Between the Covers-Rare Books

    BEST

    Gloucester City, NJ, USA

    $3,000.00

  • 6. The violent bear it away.

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Very good in very good dust jacket. Signed by author. 243 p.; 21 cm. Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, 1960. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition, First Printing. 243 pp. Original red marble-patterned boards, grey cloth backstrip lettered in white. First edition with no statement of printing. Near Fine with faint bowing to boards, faint edge wear, sunning to spine cloth. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket with sunned spine panel, small chip at front bottom ... See More Details

    1960, Farrar, Straus & Cudahy

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Bronze Books

    POOR

    Victorville, CA, USA

    $2,995.00

  • 7. Everything That Rises Must Converge

    by Flannery O'Connor

     

    Seller Description: Benny Andrews. Fine in fine dust jacket. Includes illustrations. O Connor s shivery story set in the mid 20th century South that the celebrated artist, Benny Andrews, knew all too well. The two lived only thirty miles from one another, but worlds and worlds apart, in Georgia farm country. Why he chose this book, this author, he will tell you in his brilliant Afterword. The white O Connor flourished within the system. Andrews, a son of black sharecroppers, flourished in spite of it. Imagine. ... See More Details

    2005, Limited Editions Club

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    The Limited Editions Club

    not rated

    New York, NY, USA

    $2,850.00

  • 8. Wise Blood

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Clean, tight book with slight discoloration at foot of spine. Dustjacket has been professionally restored including infill at top and bottom of front panel and spine. More than presentable copy of an increasingly scarce book. Cloth 8vo. 232pp. Author's first book. Stated first printing. See More Details

    1952, Harcourt

    Hardback

    12th Street Books, ABAA

    BEST

    Austin, TX, USA

    $2,500.00

  • 9. Wise Blood

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Very Good. First edition. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. Small ding to top of back board, a bit of light foxing and light dust-soiling to edges. Jacket has light foxing and rubbing, is chipped a bit at head and tail with a few small creases and nicks, but is unclipped ($3.00) and has an unfaded spine panel. A very nice copy of the Southern author's first book. See More Details

    1952, Harcourt, Brace and Company

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Burnside Rare Books

    BEST

    Portland, OR, USA

    $2,400.00

  • 10. Wise Blood

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Near fine in fine jacket. 8vo, yellow cloth, d.w. New York: Harcourt Brace, (1952). First Edition. Her first book. A very near fine copy with a small tan spot on the front cover. The white dust wrapper with the $3.00 price is clean and bright. Housed in a half black morocco clam-shell case. See More Details

    1952, Harcourt Brace

    hardcover, Very Good

    Argosy Book Store

    BEST

    New York, NY, USA

    $2,200.00

  • 11. The Violent Bear it Away

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Fine book in a fine dust jacket. 243 pages. First edition, first printing. Dust jacket art by Milton Glaser. Her third book, a landmark novel which is a dark and absorbing example of the Gothic sensibility and bracing satirical voice. Near fine book in red boards with a touch of fading to the gray spine & topstain. Fine dust jacket a touch of tanning to the spine. A beautiful copy! See More Details

    1960, Farrar, Straus & Cudahy

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    Books Of Choice

    BEST

    Bloomington, MN, USA

    $975.00

  • 12. A Good Man is Hard to Find

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: VG in VG jacket. STATED FIRST EDITION. FIRST STATE BOOK & DJ (TYPO ERROR, PAGE 125, TYRING, WISE BLOOD BLURBS TO REAR PANEL DJ. UNCLIPPED 3.50 (SMALL CHIP TO THE 3), OWNER'S SEAL TO FFEP. FADING TO THE PUB. NAME TO SPINE AREA OF DJ. BOOK TITLE IS UNFADED. See More Details

    1955, HARCOURT, BRACE & CO.

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Gian Luigi Fine Books, Inc.

    HIGH

    Albany, NY, USA

    $895.00

  • 13. Everything That Rises Must Converge

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Some very faint foxing to half-title and verso of the frontispiece; else a fine copy in a fine jacket. 269 pp. 8vo, See More Details

    1965, Farrar Straus and Giroux

    publisher's cloth-backed boards in dust jacket., Very Good

    Jeffrey Marks Rare Books, ABAA

    HIGH

    Rochester, NY, USA

    $850.00

  • 14. The Violent Bear It Away

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Very Good. Advance reading copy of the first British edition. 243 pp. Blue wraps with paper label on front cover. Very Good with label remnants on verso of front cover, light wear. Scarce. See More Details

    1960, Longmans Green & Co., Ltd

    Paperback, Very Good

    Advance Reading Copy

    Burnside Rare Books

    BEST

    Portland, OR, USA

    $700.00

  • 15. Wise Blood

    by Flannery O'Connor

     

    Seller Description: VG-small chip to the head of the spine, light soiling to the baords. 1950s small bookshop sticker on the pastedown. Stated First Edition. 232pp. Yellow cloth. Only the author photo and the folding panels remain of the dust jacket. Binding tight. See More Details

    1952, Harcourt, Brace and Company

    ISBN-13: 9780571241309

    Hardcover, missing Dust Jacket, Good

    Westsider Rare & Used Books In

    HIGH

    New York, NY, USA

    $700.00

  • 16. Wise Blood

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Near Fine. First edition. 232 pp. Yellow cloth with grey lettering. Near Fine condition. No jacket. Rubbing to cloth along spine and top and bottom edges. A nice copy of O'Connor's first novel. See More Details

    1952, Harcourt, Brace and Company

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Burnside Rare Books

    BEST

    Portland, OR, USA

    $650.00

  • 17. The Violent Bear It Away

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: NF/VG. AUTHOR'S THIRD BOOK/"FIRST EDITION" NOT STATED ON THE COPYRIGHT PAGE AS IS THE CASE WITH THIS TITLE. D.J. HAS A SMALL BIT OF WEAR AT THE CORNERS WITH WEAR, SHORT TEARS, AND SHALLOW SURFACE CHIPS AT THE SPINE TOP, A ONE INCH TEAR AT THE TOP OF THE FRONT PANEL NEAR THE SPINE, AND SOME MODEST TANNING OF THE WHITE AREAS OF THE DJ. A NICE COPY. See More Details

    1960, FARRAR, STRAUS, AND CUDAHY

    Hardcover, Very Good

    JOHN LUTSCHAK BOOKS

    BEST

    BURLINGTON, WI, USA

    $650.00

  • 18. The Violent Bear It Away

    by O'Connor, Flannery (1925-1964)

     

    Seller Description: Fine- in Fine- jacket. First British Edition (no further printings noted) of the author's third book and second novel, and her "best attempt at longer fiction." Small 8vo: [10], 243, [1]pp. Publisher's tangerine cloth, spine lettered in gold; illustrated dust jacket, priced 16/-. About Fine (dust-soiled top edge) and apparently unread; about Fine jacket (spine panel ends lightly rubbed, pinhead nick to front panel), vivid and bright. A scarce collectible example, one of 3500 copies printed. ... See More Details

    1960, Longmans

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Fine Editions Ltd

    BEST

    Lancaster, PA, USA

    $621.50

  • 19. Wise Blood

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Fine in Near Fine jacket. First English edition. Endpapers slightly tanned as usual else fine in very near fine dustwrapper with a little foxing on the rear panel. An unusually nice copy of the author's first book, this English edition usually found quite worn. *Burgess 99*. See More Details

    1955, Neville Spearman

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    Between the Covers-Rare Books

    BEST

    Gloucester City, NJ, USA

    $600.00

  • 20. The Habit of Being

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Fine. Uncorrected proof. Edited and with an introduction by Sally Fitzgerald. Fine in wrappers. A nice copy of this splendid collection of letters. Scarce. See More Details

    1978, Farrar, Straus and Giroux

    Softcover, Fine/Like New

    Advance Reading Copy

    Between the Covers-Rare Books

    BEST

    Gloucester City, NJ, USA

    $550.00

  • 21. Violent Bear It Away

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Jacket very slightly foxed at backstrip; minor edge wear. 243 pp. 8vo, See More Details

    1960, Farrar, Straus & Cudahy

    publisher's cloth-backed boards in dust jacket.

    Jeffrey Marks Rare Books, ABAA

    HIGH

    Rochester, NY, USA

    $550.00

  • 22. Everything That Rises Must Converge

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Fine. Uncorrected Proof of the first English edition. Two tiny staple holes on the front wrap else fine in unprinted wrappers. A desirable advance state of this classic collection of short stories, the scarcity of which can be judged by the fact that only 2000 copies of the trade edition were printed. See More Details

    1966, Faber & Faber

    ISBN-13: 9780571116140

    Softcover, Fine/Like New

    Advance Reading Copy

    Between the Covers-Rare Books

    BEST

    Gloucester City, NJ, USA

    $500.00

  • 23. The Complete Stories

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: A fine copy in an unchipped and untanned jacket with just a few specks of foxing at the bottom of the spine. A very nice copy of this important collection. 555 pp. Large 8vo, See More Details

    1971, Farrar, Straus & Giroux

    publisher's cloth in dust jacket., Very Good

    Jeffrey Marks Rare Books, ABAA

    HIGH

    Rochester, NY, USA

    $500.00

  • 24. The Violent Bear It Away

    by O'Connor, Flannery

     

    Seller Description: Very Good in Very Good-dust jacket. Hardcover. 8vo. Published by Farrar, Straus, & Cudahy, New York, 1960. 242 pgs. First Edition/First Printing. Milton Glaser DJ has shelf-wear present to the DJ extremities (DJ is lightly shelfworn to the edges of the DJ). Bound in cloth boards with titles present to the spine and front board. Boards have shelf-wear present to the extremities (spine is sunned and lighly faded). No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks. Binding tight and ... See More Details

    1960, Farrar Straus & Cudahy

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Last Exit Books

    HIGH

    Charlottesville, VA, USA

    $500.00

  • 25. The Violent Bear It Away

    by O'Connor, Flannery (1925-1964)

     

    Seller Description: Fine- in Fine- jacket. First British Edition (no further printings noted) of the author's third book and second novel, and her "best attempt at longer fiction." Small 8vo: [10], 243, [1]pp. Publisher's tangerine cloth, spine lettered in gold; illustrated dust jacket, priced 16/-. About Fine (dust-soiled top edge) and apparently unread; about Fine jacket (spine panel ends lightly rubbed, pinhead nick to front panel), vivid and bright. A scarce collectible example, one of 3500 copies printed. ... See More Details

    1960, Longmans

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Fine Editions Ltd

    BEST

    Lancaster, PA, USA

    $478.50