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THE PEARLKILLERS

by Ingalls, Rachel

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9780571137954 / 0571137954
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London, England: Faber & Faber, 1986. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. London, England: Faber & Faber, 1986. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 205 pages. The author's third collection of novellas. One of Rachel Ingalls' finest achievements. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, particularly the American Edition. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only that sold out shortly after publication. The First Edition is now scarce. Together with "Mrs. Caliban", it is one of the author's most successful and popular books. Features the brilliant cover art/design by Andrzej Klimkowski. Presents Rachel Ingalls' "The Pearlkillers". Her moving homage to her writer-precursor, Isak Dinesen. The collection includes "Third Time Lucky", "People To People", "Inheritance", and "Captain… Read More
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BINSTEAD'S SAFARI

by Ingalls, Rachel

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9780571130160 / 057113016X
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London, England: Faber & Faber, 1983. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. London, England: Faber & Faber, 1983. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 221 pages. The author's fourth novel. One of Rachel Ingalls' finest achievements. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, of which there are several. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Rachell Ingalls' "Binstead's Safari". Her "Africa" novel, set in a lyrically evoked, imaginary Africa, her most original (yet underrated) creation. Even more so than in "Mrs. Caliban", she explores in "Binstead's Safari" our felt and real connection as human beings with our animal - as opposed to human - nature, our repressed yet deep ties with the Animal Kingdom (we are mammals, first and foremost), and with… Read More
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BE MY GUEST: TWO NOVELLAS

BE MY GUEST: TWO NOVELLAS

by Ingalls, Rachel

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9780679413004 / 0679413006
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New York City, NY: Turtle Bay Books/Random House, 1992. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Turtle Bay Books/Random House, 1992. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 238 pages. Retrospective collection of two novellas. One of Rachel Ingalls' finest achievements. The first appearance of the pieces in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Rachel Ingalls' "Be My Guest". Two novellas: "Sis And Bud" and the eponymous "Be My Guest". "Shows her to be as adept as ever at mixing the sinister and the commonplace to create psychological suspense: Two adopted children set out to find their real parents, descending into obsession, incest, and murder. A young woman rescues a boy who claims to be an adult trapped in a man's… Read More
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I SEE A LONG JOURNEY

I SEE A LONG JOURNEY

by Ingalls, Rachel (Author) & Mahurin, Matt (Photographer)

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New York City, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1985. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1985. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 141 pages. Landmark collection of novellas. One of Rachel Ingalls' finest achievements. The first appearance of the pieces in the United States. They first appeared as "Three of A Kind" (1985) in the United Kingdom. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. The DJ design features a translucent black-and-white photograph by the brilliant American photographer Matt Mahurin. Presents Rachel Ingalls' "I See A Long Journey". Three of her most haunting creations: "I See a Long Journey", "On Ice", and "Blessed Art Thou". "In prose as unself-conscious as a child's, three macabre tales of… Read More
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SOMETHING TO WRITE HOME ABOUT: STORIES

SOMETHING TO WRITE HOME ABOUT: STORIES

by Ingalls, Rachel

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9780916782986 / 0916782980
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Boston, MA: Harvard Common Press, 1988. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. Boston, MA: Harvard Common Press, 1988. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 300 pages. Retrospective collection of novellas and short stories. Some of Rachel Ingalls' earliest and finest achievements. The first appearance of the pieces in the United States. They originally appeared in the United Kingdom as individual volumes, "Theft" (1970) and "The Man Who Was Left Behind And Other Stories" (1974). Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Rachel Ingalls' "Something To Write Home About: Stories". The best of her earliest stories, collected in one generous, 300-page volume. They include her ground-breaking, pre-"Mrs. Caliban" novellas, "Theft" and "The Man Who Was… Read More
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FOUR STORIES: I SEE A LONG JOURNEY, INHERITANCE, PEOPLE TO PEOPLE, THIRD TIME LUCKY
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FOUR STORIES: I SEE A LONG JOURNEY, INHERITANCE, PEOPLE TO PEOPLE, THIRD TIME LUCKY

by Ingalls, Rachel

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9780571145461 / 0571145469
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London, England: Faber & Faber, 1987. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. London, England: Faber & Faber, 1987. Softcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 150 pages. Retrospective collection of novella-like short stories. Four of Rachel Ingalls' finest works. The first appearance of the title in this Reissued Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent printings, of which there are several. Published in a small and limited first print run as a softcover original only that sold out upon publication. The First Edition is now rare. The book is very beautifully produced, featuring the macabre graphic art of Klimowski, which defined the look of Faber & Faber in the 1980's. Re-presents Rachel Ingalls' "Four Stories". Namely, "I See A Long Journey", "Inheritance", "People To People", and "Third Time Lucky". They previously appeared in "Three… Read More
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A WIDOW FOR ONE YEAR: THE "FILM TIE-IN" EDITION
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A WIDOW FOR ONE YEAR: THE "FILM TIE-IN" EDITION

by Irving, John

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New York City, NY: Ballantine Books, 1999. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: Ballantine Books, 1999. Softcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 555 pages. The author's ninth novel. One of the best American novels of the last decade of the 20th century. The First "Film Tie-In" Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent printings. Published in a small and limited first print run as a softcover original only. The film adaptation is entitled "The Door In The Floor". It was written and directed by Tod Williams with John Irving's full blessing and cooperation. The film starred Jeff Bridges, Kim Basinger, and Elle Fanning. Without DJ, as issued. Re-presents, in its "Film Tie-In" Edition, John Irving's "A Widow For One Year". The epic story of a family, dysfunctional at best, unable to cope with tragedy or bear each other at worst. It is widely… Read More
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THE REMAINS OF THE DAY: "I DID THOUGH ON ONE OCCASION PLUCK UP THE COURAGE" BROADSIDE

by Ishiguro, Kazuo

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Berkeley, CA: Okeanos Press/Black Oak Books, 1990. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. As New/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Berkeley, CA: Okeanos Press/Black Oak Books, 1990. Softcover. As New/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 1 pages. Rare Kazuo Ishiguro collectible piece. A pristine, shrinkwrapped copy of "The Remains of The Day" Broadside. The first and only edition. Published in a small and limited one-time-only print run whose limitation is not indicated on the occasion of the public appearance and reading of the author (in 1990) to promote the American release of his greatest novel, "The Remains of The Day". None of the copies was commercially distributed. There is no ISBN. The Broadside is now rare. An austerely elegant production by Okeanos Press: Oversize format at 7 X 11 inches. Text Excerpt by Kazuo Ishiguro. Eminently suitable for framing. Printed on cream, uncoated stock paper in the United States to the highest standards. In publisher's… Read More
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YASUHIRO ISHIMOTO: IRO TO KATACHI/COLOR AND FORM: PHOTOGRAPHS

YASUHIRO ISHIMOTO: IRO TO KATACHI/COLOR AND FORM: PHOTOGRAPHS

by Ishimoto, Yasuhiro (Photographer) & Various Contributors

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Tokyo, Japan: Heibonsha Limited Publishers, 2003. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/As New Dust Jacket.. Tokyo, Japan: Heibonsha Limited Publishers, 2003. Hardcover. As New/As New. First Edition/First Printing. 130 pages. Retrospective collection of photographs. One of Yasuhiro Ishimoto's finest achievements. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only and distributed in Japan only. The First Edition is now rare. A brilliant production by Yasuhiro Ishimoto: Oversize-volume format. White cloth boards with titles on cover and spine, as issued. Photographs by Yasuhiro Ishimoto. Text by various contributors. Blue wraparound obi-band. Printed on pristine-white, thick coated stock paper in Tokyo, Japan to the highest standards. The reproduction quality is exemplary in every respect. In pictorial DJ with titles on the cover and spine, as issued.… Read More
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TOKI/MOMENT: PHOTOGRAPHS BY YASUHIRO ISHIMOTO

by Ishimoto, Yasuhiro (Photographer); Tsujii, Takashi & Ishimoto, Shigeru (Contibutors)

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Tokyo, Japan: Heibonsha Ltd. , 2004. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/As New Dust Jacket.. Tokyo, Japan: Heibonsha Ltd. , 2004. Hardcover. As New/As New. First Edition/First Printing. 216 pages. Retrospective collection of photographs. One of the most beautiful art photography books of our time. The first and only edition. Published in a small and limited print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. An austerely elegant production by Tetsuya Ota: Oversize-volume format. Gray cloth boards with titles in Japanese and English embossed on cover and spine, as issued. Photographs by Yasuhiro Ishimoto. Poem, "The Angel's Hut: Time Defined by Light", by Takashi Tsujii. Essay, "Life with Yasuhiro Ishimoto", by Shigeru Ishimoto. Afterword, Profile, and Acknowledgments appended at the end. All of the texts are presented "en face", with the Japanese original on the left-hand and the English translation on the right-hand side. Gray… Read More
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KENRO IZU: A THIRTY YEAR RETROSPECTIVE

KENRO IZU: A THIRTY YEAR RETROSPECTIVE

by Izu, Kenro (Artist/Photographer) & Greenberg, Howard (Contributor)

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Tucson, AZ: Nazraeli Press, 2010. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Tucson, AZ: Nazraeli Press, 2010. Hardcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 120 pages. Retrospective collection of photographs. One of the most beautiful art photography books of our time. Limited Edition of 2000 copies. Published as a hardcover original only. The Limited Edition is now rare. An austerely elegant production by Kenro Izu and Chris Pichler: Oversize-volume format. Rust-brown cloth boards with photographic reproduction pasted on the recessed center and titles embossed on the cover and spine, as issued. Photographs by Kenro Izu. Introduction by Howard Greenberg. List of Plates, Biography, and Selected Exhibitions appended at the end. Printed on pristine-white, thick uncoated stock paper to the highest standards. The reproduction quality is exemplary in its clarity, warmth, and tonal range. Without DJ, as issued. Presents "Kenro Izu: A Thirty Year… Read More
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