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modlitbooks specializes in art and photography books of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. we also carry contemporary first editions of modern fiction, plays and poetry.

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Henri III et sa cour.

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Paris: Vezard, 1829. True first edition. In the original French language. Octavo. 171 pp. Original front and rear wrappers bound in, half title present, leaves uncut. Half dark brown morocco over marbled boards, gilt spine title and decorations. Bookplate to pastedown, wrappers with light soiling, tiny chips and a couple short professionally repaired tears, text leaves uncut and clean with only a faint bit of foxing to fore edge, joints at head and foot of spine lightly rubbed. An early play by Dumas, one of the very first to have an out gay protagonist. Rare, especially in this clean condition, uncut and with original wrappers.


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Edition: First Edition Binding: Cloth Publisher: Wittenborn, New York Date published: 1970

Description: Fine in Very Good Minus jacket. First US edition of the Becher's first monograph. A fine clean tight unmarked copy, light rubbing to bottom tips of boards. Original dust jacket has edgewear and short closed tears, the longest is just over an inch on rear panel, some soiling including what appears to be some tape residue to rear panel and a couple of scuffed spots with surface loss to front panel totaling approx 1/2 of an inch by 1/2 of an inch. Scarce and important. Read More

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Last Exit to Brooklyn used book

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$700.00

Edition: First Edition Binding: Cloth Publisher: Grove Press, New York Date published: 1964

Description: Near Fine in Very Good Plus jacket. Signed by Author True first edition, first printing, signed and dated in 2001 by Selby on the title page. This copy was signed at an event he did that year at City Lights Bookstore here in San Francisco. Previous owner's last name on front free-endpage, otherwise a clean tight copy, corners lightly bumped. First state dust jacket has orginal price of $5.00 unclipped, a couple of very short closed tears to top and bottom of spine. Very uncommon signed. Read More

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The Mortgaged Heart used book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Cloth Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1971, Boston Date published: 1971 ISBN-13: 9780395109533 ISBN: 0395109531

Description: Near Fine in Good jacket. Cloth. Near Fine/Good. First edition, first printing. A nearly fine copy, clean bright boards, previous owner's name to front pastedown, very light soiling to outer page edges. Dust jacket is spine faded, has a few closed tears and edgewear. Read More

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One Man's Bible used book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Original Wraps Publisher: New York: Harper Collins, 2002, New York Date published: 2002 ISBN-13: 9780060515546 ISBN: 0060515546

Description: Near Fine. Advanced Reading Copy (ARC) Original Wraps. Near Fine. First Edition. Advanced Reading Copy (ARC). Advanced Reading Copy of the Nobel Prize winner's novel about experiences under the communist regime in China. Laid in is a letter from the publisher to promote the book. Minor edgewear, nearly fine. Read More

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Cloth Publisher: New York: Harper Collins, 2001, New York Date published: 2001 ISBN-13: 9780066210131 ISBN: 0066210135

Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Cloth. First edition, first printing. A fine copy in fine unclipped dust jacket with publisher's promotional letter laid in. Read More

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Vernon God Little used book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Original Wraps Publisher: New York: Canongate, 2003, New York Date published: 2003 ISBN-13: 9781841954608 ISBN: 1841954608

Description: Fine. Advanced Reading Copy (ARC) Signed by Author Original Wraps. First Edition. Advanced Reading Copy (ARC). Signed by Author. Advance Reading Copy, First US edition of author's first book winner of the Booker Prize. Signed by the author on the title page. A fine clean tight copy in publishers wraps as issued. Read More

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A Life in the Theatre used book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Original Wraps Publisher: New York: Grove Press, 1978, New York Date published: 1978 ISBN-13: 9780394170404 ISBN: 0394170407

Description: Fine. Original Wraps. First edition, first printing, the issue in softcover published simultaneously with the scarce cloth. A fine clean tight copy with no markings. Read More

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Kentucky Straight used book

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$40.00

Edition: First Edition Binding: Original Wraps Publisher: New York: Vintage, 1992, New York Date published: 1992 ISBN-13: 9780679738862 ISBN: 067973886X

Description: Near Fine. Original Wraps. Near Fine. First edition, first printing of author's first book, a collection of stories. A paperback original not published in cloth. A straight tight clean copy which would be fine but for previous owner's name and numbers on inside rear cover. Read More

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The Humble Administrator's Garden used book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Original Wraps Publisher: Manchester: Carcanet, 1985, Manchester Date published: 1985 ISBN-13: 9780856355837 ISBN: 0856355836

Description: Fine. Original Wraps. First edition, first printing, first state (no mention of Golden Gate). Author's first regularly published collection of poems. A fine clean copy with no markings, original publisher's price sticker on rear cover as issued. Uncommon. Read More

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