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Boston: Beacon Press, 1991. Hardcover. xv, 271p., foreword by Maya Angelou, preface by Johnnetta B. Cole, introductions, afterword by Paula Giddings, suggested readings, contributors' notes, very good in half-cloth and dj. Contributors include Sonia Sanchez, Pearl Cleage, Bell Hooks and others.
Vancouver: Nomados, 2003. 38p., 5.5x8.5 inches, good first edition booklet limited to 20 copies in stapled white pictorial wraps. This copy is numbered 7 but remains unsigned. The wraps are lightly soiled. Wife of Kevin Killian, co-founder of the New Narrative Movement in San Francisco alongside Robert Gluck and Bruce...
Milano: Arnoldo Mondadori, 1982. Paperback. xii, 147p., text in Italian, introduction, afterword, very good first edition thus in this series, paperback in white pictorial wraps. Gli Oscar serie #572. The gay Italian author was praised by Pasolini. He in turn raised hell over the photos of Pasolini's dead body. This...
New York: Columbia University Press, 1985. ix, 288p, cloth boards, very good copy in dj with 4 1/2 inch razor-like cit down center of front panle. Allegorical novel of a Spain still tormented by the Civil War; however "allegorical" it is the action seems well-grounded in military action; and, opines...
Weston, VT: The Countryman Press, 1938. Hardcover. 78p., limited edition #713/750 copies, signed by Benét and Child on limitation page, illustrations, blue cloth boards; severe fadiing to spine and top of covers. The printed tan wraparound band (announcing the limitation) is present and, pace a toned effect where it crosses...
New York: Hyperion, 1997. Hardcover. 445p., signed by the author, very good first edition in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj. Second novel (set in El Salvador) by the American-born author of Puerto Rican and Spanish descent who spent 20 years living in El Salvador. She now lives in Minnesota.
Amherst: The University of Massachusetts Press, 1990. Hardcover. xii, 201p., introduction, map, very good first edition in English,cloth and unclipped dj with one-inch closed tear at top front gutter and light sunning to spine. Novel of Columbus by the Cuban American author a former director of the Center for Caribbean...
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1977. Hardcover. xiii, 332p. + 12p. plates, foreword, prologue, notes, index, very good first US edition in cloth, gilt and unclipped lightly-soiled white dj. "Paranoiac, pederast, pimp and scrounger, biter of hands that fed him;" - Pamela Hansford Johnson.
London: Profile Books/London Review of Books, 2001. Hardcover. 110p., 4x6.25 inches, very good first separate edition in red boards and unclipped dj. Originally printed in the journal London Review of Books. Clive's friends hold a memorial service and are surprised at the famous faces who attend.
London: Profile Books/London Review of Books, 2001. Hardcover. 110p., 4x6.25 inches, signed by the author on the title page, fine first separate edition in red boards and unclipped dj. Originally printed in the journal London Review of Books. Clive's friends hold a memorial service and are surprised at the famous...
New York: W W Norton & Company, 1970. Hardcover. 286p., very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj with a small ding on the front panel. Novel featuring a black male protaganist who among other activities worked as prostitute for both men and women. He is seeking Black...