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Willa Cather : Writing at the Frontier, Ambrose, Jamie
1 Ambrose, Jamie Willa Cather : Writing at the Frontier
Toronto, ON, Canada McClelland & Stewart 1988 0854961526 / 9780854961528 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Small hardcover, ex-library. Berg Publishers, 1988. In very good condition, usual library markings. Part of the Berg Women's Series. Two essays at 17, short stories and poetry at 18, and a renowned critic in her twenties! 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
One Man's Music: The Life and Times of Texas Songwriter Vince Bell, Bell, Vince
2 Bell, Vince One Man's Music: The Life and Times of Texas Songwriter Vince Bell
Denton, Texas, U.S.A. Univ of North Texas Pr 2009 1574412671 / 9781574412673 First Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Trade paperback. Near fine condition. Number 3 in the North Texas Lives of Musicians series. He was writing music, singing and doing great, until the car accident. Doctors told him he'd never recover enough to play a guitar and perform again. He didn't listen to them. 
Price: 14.00 USD
 
 
Mary Diana Dods : A Gentleman and a Scholar, Bennett, Betty T.; Drew, Lisa (editor)
3 Bennett, Betty T.; Drew, Lisa (editor) Mary Diana Dods : A Gentleman and a Scholar
New York, NY, U.S.A. Morrow/Avon 1991 0688087175 / 9780688087173 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. Wm Morrow & Co, first, 1991. In very good condition. The astonishing revelation of a daring 170-year-old deception! 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Making Crime Pay: The Writer's Guide to Criminal Law, Evidence, and Procedure, Campbell, Andrea
4 Campbell, Andrea Making Crime Pay: The Writer's Guide to Criminal Law, Evidence, and Procedure
New York, New York, U.S.A. Allworth Pr 2002 1581152167 / 9781581152166 First Edition Soft cover As New Book 
Trade paperback. As new. What you need to include in your crime writing, how to get it, and how to incorporate in your story. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
H. D. : The Career of That Struggle (Key Women Writers Ser.), DuPlessis, Rachel B.
5 DuPlessis, Rachel B. H. D. : The Career of That Struggle (Key Women Writers Ser.)
Bloomington, IN, U.S.A. Indiana University Press 1986 0253204003 / 9780253204004 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback, ex-library. Indiana University Press, first, 1986. In very good condition, usual library markings and some cover color removed on front cover. By Rachel Blau Duplessis. One of the Key Women Writer's series. A poet that was analyzed by Freud, briefly engaged to Ezra Pound, married to Richard Aldington and made people wonder about her gender. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
No Rooms of Their Own : Women Writers of Early California, Egli, Ida
6 Egli, Ida No Rooms of Their Own : Women Writers of Early California
Berkeley, CA, U.S.A. Heyday Books 1997 0930588541 / 9780930588540 Soft cover Good Book 
Trade paperback. Heyday Books, first, 1992. In good condition, lower right edge bumped. The stories of women writers of early California. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
Elizabeth Bowen, Glendinning, Victoria
7 Glendinning, Victoria Elizabeth Bowen
New York, NY, U.S.A. Random House Children's Publishing 1978 0394405331 / 9780394405339 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. Alfred A. Knopf, 1978, third printing. In very good condition, usual library makings. The story of the childhood of an Anglo-Irish writer born in Dublin. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Henrick Ibsen, 1828-1888, A Critical Biography, Henrik Jeager
8 Henrik Jeager Henrick Ibsen, 1828-1888, A Critical Biography
Hardcover Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ. A C. McClurg & Co, Chicago, 1890. In good condition, cover edgewear, pages yellowing. Name, place and date on front fly leaf. From the Norwegian by William Morton Payne. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Horatio's Boys: The Life and Works of Horatio Alger, Jr., Hoyt, Edwin Palmer
9 Hoyt, Edwin Palmer Horatio's Boys: The Life and Works of Horatio Alger, Jr.
Radnor, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Chilton Book Co 1974 0801959667 / 9780801959660 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. Chilton, 1974, first. In very good condition, lightly bumped corners. DJ i good, has wear on top and bottom edges. The only tell-it-all biography of America's all-time best-selling author. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Gonzo, Hunter S Thompson
10 Hunter S Thompson Gonzo
Ammo 2007 097860766X / 9780978607661 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Oversized hardcover. Very good condition, cover overlay of clear is wrinkled. Interior is near fine. Johnny Depp writes introduction. Many photos and much discussion of Thompson's madcap life. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Jane Austen Among Women, Kaplan, Deborah
11 Kaplan, Deborah Jane Austen Among Women
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A. Johns Hopkins Univ Pr 1992 080184360X / 9780801843600 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. John Hopkings Univerity Press, 1992. In very good condition, DJ lightly soilded on edges. Was she an isolated genius who rose to fame though sheer talent? 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
In Deep : Country Essays, Kumin, Maxine
12 Kumin, Maxine In Deep : Country Essays
New York, NY, U.S.A. Viking Penguin 1987 0670814318 / 9780670814312 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. Viking, 1987. In very good condition, spine of DJ is sun lightened and the front fly leaf has a piece cut off (name removal?). Essays about nature. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Women, Women Writers and the West, Lee, L. (editor); Lewis, Merrill (editor)
13 Lee, L. (editor); Lewis, Merrill (editor) Women, Women Writers and the West
Albany, NY, U.S.A. Whitston Publishing Company, Incorporated 1979 0878751467 / 9780878751464 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ, ex-library. Whitston Publishing, 1980. In very good condition, usual library markings, some small spots on outside of book pages. By L L Lee and Merrill Lewis. Women in the American West, their experiences and what they wrote about. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
The Lineup, Otto Penzler
14 Otto Penzler The Lineup
Little Brown 2009 0316031933 / 9780316031936 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Near fine condition, DJ has a crease at top of front cover. The world's greatest crime writers tell the inside story of their greatest detectives. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Anne Perry and the Murder of the Century, Peter Graham
15 Peter Graham Anne Perry and the Murder of the Century
Skyhorse Publishing 2013 1620876302 / 9781620876305 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. They planned and they did it. Here's the story of the trial. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
A Treasury of the World's Great Diaries, Philip Dunaway and Mel Evans
16 Philip Dunaway and Mel Evans A Treasury of the World's Great Diaries
Hardcover Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ. Doubleday & Co, 1957. In good condition, some soiling on bottom of front fly leaf, spine has been sun bleached. Edited by Philip Dunaway and Mel Evans. 586 pages of memories. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
Dashiell Hammett: Man of Mystery, Sally Cline
17 Sally Cline Dashiell Hammett: Man of Mystery
Arcade Publishing 2014 161145784X / 9781611457841 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. He not only wrote good mysteries; he was one. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
A World of Light : Portraits and Celebrations, Sarton, May
18 Sarton, May A World of Light : Portraits and Celebrations
New York, NY, U.S.A. W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated 1976 0393075060 / 9780393075069 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. W. W. Norton, first, 1976. In very good condition, DJ has been clipped on bottom of front flap - price is at top, small tear on front of DJ. Portraits and Celebrations. Memories of friendships. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Sleight of Hand : Conversations with Walter Satterthwait, Satterthwait, Walter
19 Satterthwait, Walter Sleight of Hand : Conversations with Walter Satterthwait
Albuquerque, NM, U.S.A. University of New Mexico Press 1993 082631466X / 9780826314666 Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. University of New Mexico, Press, 1993, stated first edition. In near fine condition, usual library markings. Conversations with Walter Satterthwait. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (United States Authors Ser., No. 276), Schatt, Stanley
20 Schatt, Stanley Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (United States Authors Ser., No. 276)
Old Tappan, NJ, U.S.A. Macmillan Publishing Company, Incorporated 1976 080577176X / 9780805771763 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ, brodart cover, ex-library. Twayne Publishers, 1976. In very good condition, usual library markings. From the Twayne's United States Authors Series. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
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