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...scattershooting

By: Sherrod, Blackie

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Huntsville, The Strode Publishers, 1975

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


A square solid tight clean carefully read copy if at all. This copy has some minor board edge wear else fine. The priced jacket has some light rubbing wear, some edge wear, some chipping, three tears. A compilation of the author's columns from the Dallas Morning News. Inscribed and signed by Blackie. THIS COPY IS IN MY POSSESSION AND NORMALLY SHIPS NEXT DAY Nice copy, rough jacket as is normal with this title. View more info

1984, Spring: A Choice of Futures

By: Clarke, Arthur C.

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books, 1984

Edition: First Edition/First Printing


A square solid tight un-read copy, This copy has some light pagedge soil else fine. The 14.95 jacket has some light rubbing wear else fine. THIS COPY IS IN MY POSSESSION AND NORMALLY SHIPS NEXT DAY. View more info

A Certain Climate: Essays in History, Arts, and Letters

By: Horgan, Paul

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Middletown, Connecticut, U.S.A., Wesleyan Univ Pr, 1988

Edition: 1st Edition


A square solid tight very carefully read copy. This copy has some light page edge soil else fine. A collection of essays on Literature. THIS COPY IS IN MY POSSESSION AND NORMALLY SHIPS NEXT DAY. View more info

A Plain Brown Rapper

By: Brown, Rita Mae

Price: $99.50

Publisher: Oakland, Diana Pr, 1976

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


A square solid tight carefully read copy. This copy has some cover soil, pagedge soil, a small stamp identifying a previous owner on the top pagedges, several stains on the titles page. First edition points no mention of title on front cover, $5 price on rear cover. This copy includes a picture of Rita Mae at the signing event. THIS COPY IS IN MY POSSESSION AND NORMALLY SHIPS NEXT DAY. View more info

American Dreams: Lost and Found

By: Terkel, Louis

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Pantheon, 1980

Edition: First Edition/First Printing


A square solid tight unread copy. This copy has some light pagedge soil else fine. The priced jacket has some light coil, light edgewear, browning to extremities. View more info

An Urchin in the Storm: Essays About Books and Ideas

By: Gould, Stephen Jay

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New York, W W Norton & Co Inc, 1987

Edition: 1st Edition


A square solid tight un-read copy. This copy has some very light pagedge soil else fine. The 18.95 jacket has some light rubbing wear, light soil else fine. A very nice copy. View more info

Between Rock and a Soft Place

By: King, Stephen

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Playboy, 1982

Edition: 1st Edition


A square solid tight clean carefully read copy. First appearance of the above article. View more info

Blow By Blow

By: Blow, Steve

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Dallas, Three Forks Press, 2003

Edition: Later Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


A square solid tight clean veryyyyyyyyyy carefully read copy. The 20.00 jacket has some very light rubbing wear else fine. Generic inscription amd signed by the author. Collection of the author's columns from the Dallas Morning News. View more info

Classics of Texas Fiction

By: Lee, James Ward

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, U.S.A., E Heart Pr, 1987

Edition: First Edition/First Printing


A square solid tight very carefully read copy. This copy has small stain to the bottom edge of the text block else fine. The author gives reviews of 47 novels written by the 38 Texas authors featured in the book. 182 pages. Afterword by A. C. Greene THIS COPY IS IN MY POSSESSION AND NORMALLY SHIPS NEXT DAY. View more info

Elmer Kelton: Essays and Memories

By: Alter, Judy and James Ward Lee -Editors

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Fort Worth, Texas Christian Univ Pr, 2011

Edition: First Edition/First Printing


A square solid tight clean carefully read copy. Trade PBO. When Elmer Kelton died in the fall of 2009, the literary world lost a consummate writer, a man the New York Times called a "novelist who brought the sensibility of the old-style western to bear on a modern Texas landscape of oil fields and financially troubled ranches." Kelton was also a modest, kind man, always willing to advise a struggling writer or write a blurb for a first time published author, or a... View more info

Essays in Philosophy: 27 Essays By 23 Writers

By: Peterson, Houston-Editor Assisted By Bayley, James

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Pocket Books, 1959

Edition: First Printing


A square solid tight clean unread copy. This copy has some browning to the edges of the text blkock else fine. PL518. This copy has the remains of a small previous ownership label tipped to the reverse of the front cover. View more info

Forever Texas: Texas History, the Way Those Who Lived It Wrote It

By: Blakely, Mike and Goldman, Mary Elizabeth-Editors

Price: $29.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Forge, 2000

Edition: 1st Edition


A square solid tight clean very carefully read copy. This copy has just a hint of pagedge soil else fine. The 22.95 priced jacket has some light soil, light edgewear else fine. Essays by Texans including G.W. Bush, Ross Perot, Dale Evans, LBJ, Elmer Kelton, Fess Parker, R.J. Pineiro, Carol Nelson Douglas, Stephen Austin, Sam Houston and many others. View more info

High Tide in Tucson: Essays from Now or Never

By: Kingsolver, Barbara

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, HarperCollinsPublishers, 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing


A square solid tight clean unread virtually new copy. View more info

Hobbits, Elves, and Wizards: Exploring the Wonders and Worlds of J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings

By: Stanton, Michael N

Price: $24.50

Publisher: New York, Palgrave, 2001

Edition: 1st Edition


A square solid tight clean carefully read copy. This copy has some light pagedge soil else fine. View more info

How to Travel With a Salmon & Other Essays

By: Eco, Umberto

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Orlando, Florida, U.S.A., Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing


A square solid tight clean very carefully read copy. View more info