Collection: 20th Century Literature

115 Items
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
    New York: Arthur A. Levine Books / Scholastic Press, 1998  First edition. First printing, in the unclipped, first issue dust jacket. A very good to...
  • Hopscotch
    New York: Pantheon Books, 1966 First American edition, translated by Gregory Rabassa. First printing. A very good or better copy in the unclipped dust jacket,...
  • How to Travel with a Salmon & Other Essays
    New York: Harcourt Brace & Co, 1994. First Edition. Advance review copy, inscribed by the author on the title page. A fine, unread copy, in a fine dust jacket with...
  • Il pendolo di Foucault
    Milan: Bompiani, 1988 First edition. First printing. Signed and inscribed by Eco on the first free endpaper. A very good to near fine copy. Unread, internally...
  • In Our Time
    New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1930 First edition thus, first printing. A fine copy in a near fine, unclipped dust jacket. Faint foxing to the...
  • Infinite Jest
    Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1996 First edition, “Special Galleys” uncorrected advance proof.  Signed by the author on the front flyleaf, dated 9/95, and additionally inscribed...
  • It
    New York, Viking, 1986 First edition, first printing. A near fine copy in the unclipped dust jacket, with $22.95 on the front flap. Very slight...
  • James and the Giant Peach
    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1961 First edition. First issue, with the colophon stating “"Bound by H. Wolff, New York.” Inscribed by Dahl on the first...
  • L'isola del giorno prima
    Milan: Bompiani, 1994.  First edition. First printing. A fine copy. 
  • Let's All Kill Constance
    New York: Harper Collins, 2003 First edition. Signed by the author on the title page. A fine copy in a fine, unclipped dust jacket. 
  • Liar’s Poker
    New York: W.W Norton & Company, 1989 First edition. First printing. A very fine copy of the era-defining book, in which Lewis describes his experiences...
  • Light in August
    New York: Harrison Smith & Robert Hass, 1932 First edition, first printing,  with "Jefferson" for "Mottstown" on p 340, line 1. A fine copy in...
  • Live and Let Die
    London: Jonathan Cape, 1954 First edition. First impression, in the unclipped, first issue dust jacket. A near fine copy in like jacket. A tight, solid...
  • Lord of the Flies
    London: Faber and Faber, 1954 First edition. A lean to the spine, and a bit of toning to the extremities of the boards. Otherwise, a...
  • Lyndon Baines Johnson: The Formative Years
    San Marcos: Southwest Texas State College Press, 1965 Signed on the half title page by the president and his daughter, Luci Johnson (Nugent). A few...
  • Manias, Panics and Crashes: A History of Financial Crises
    New York: Basic Books, 1978 First edition. First printing. A fine copy in a very good dust jacket, with sunning to the spine and a...