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By: Babette Deutsch

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: vvok21

Condition: Very Good

Ms. Deutsch's first book. Small fraying at the top of the spine. Uniform mild fading of the boards. Square, clean, crisp, and tight. View more info

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The Forest Lovers

By: Hewlett, Maurice

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed Maurice Hewlett

Seller ID: xz98

Condition: Near Fine

'The Forest Lovers' is set in France during the Romantic era, and the experiences of Prosper le Gai in the mysterious forest of Morgraunt. Prosper is a happy-go-lucky guy intent only upon adventure. A confirmed bachelor, happenstance suddenly compels him to marry a poor servant-girl in order to rescue her from being hanged as a witch, or handed over to a false monk. In the end his wife, Isoult la DesireƩ, proves to be the long-lost daughter of the Countess Isabel, ... View more info

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The Naked And The Dead

By: Norman Mailer

Price: $450.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart: 1948

Inscription: Signed by Norman Mailer

Seller ID: www108

Condition: Very Good

Written in gritty, journalistic detail, the story follows an army platoon of foot soldiers who are fighting for the possession of the Japanese-held island of Anopopei. Written in 1948, The Naked and the Dead is representative of the best in twentieth-century American writing. In 1998 the Modern Library ranked The Naked and the Dead 51st on its list of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century. It was adapted into a film of the same name by Warner Bros. in... View more info