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In honor of Allen's granddaughter (and Beth's niece),
Jacqui Castle's first book, THE WALLS ARE CLOSING IN

A Selection of Author's First Books
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ALPHABETICAL AFRICA. Walter Abish. ALPHABETICAL AFRICA.
(New York): New Directions Book, (1974). First edition. Author's first novel. Touch of minor wear, still fine in lightly soiled dust jacket with flattened crease to front flap (otherwise fine).

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ST. BURL'S OBITUARY. Daniel Akst. ST. BURL'S OBITUARY.
Denver: MacMurray & Beck, (1996). First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK, which made the Pen/Faulkner Short List. Fine in fine dust jacket.

[Book #46755]       Price: $15.00
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THE ZOO STORY, THE DEATH OF BESSIE SMITH and THE SANDBOX: Three Plays. Edward Albee. THE ZOO STORY, THE DEATH OF BESSIE SMITH and THE SANDBOX: Three Plays.
New York: Coward-McCann, (1960). First edition of the AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Very good or better with previous owner's name stamp on front endpaper. Spine ends and corners rubbed. Lacking dust jacket.

[Book #51751]       Price: $45.00
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THE JANUARY CORPSE. Neil Albert. THE JANUARY CORPSE.
New York: Walker & Co. (1991). First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Fine with a touch of minor soiling on page edges; in a bright dust jacket.

[Book #29820]       Price: $60.00
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KINFLICKS. Lisa Alther. KINFLICKS.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1976. First edition. AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Minor cover wear, otherwise near fine in like dust jacket.

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BABY OF THE FAMILY. Tina McElroy Ansa. BABY OF THE FAMILY.
San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1989). First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Review copy with publisher's information and photo laid in. Top page edges slightly darkened near spine, otherwise fine in dust jacket.

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SPEAKING IN TONGUES. Linda Ashour. SPEAKING IN TONGUES.
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1988). First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Review copy with review slip laid in. Fine in fine dust jacket.

[Book #37315]       Price: $35.00
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A WORLD THE COLOR OF SALT: A Smokey Brandon Mystery. Noreen Ayres. A WORLD THE COLOR OF SALT: A Smokey Brandon Mystery.
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc. (1992). First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. "Advance Limited Edition." Fine in glossy pictorial wraps and in pictorial dust jacket of a completely different design.

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BAGGED: A General Jack Novel. Jo Bailey. BAGGED: A General Jack Novel.
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1991). First edition. Her first book. Fine in fine dust jacket.

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FUEL-INJECTED DREAMS. James Robert Baker. FUEL-INJECTED DREAMS.
New York: E. P. Dutton, (1986). First edition. AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Uncorrected proofs. Spine slightly faded, otherwise fine in orange paperwraps.

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WHEN JAYS FLY TO BARBMO. Margaret Balderson. WHEN JAYS FLY TO BARBMO.
Ambrus, Victor G. London: Oxford University Press, 1968. First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Illustrated by Victor G. Ambrus.Top corners of a few pages creased, otherwise fine in very bright dust jacket.

[Book #24334]       Price: $20.00
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EMMA WHO SAVED MY LIFE. Wilton Barnhardt. EMMA WHO SAVED MY LIFE.
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1989). First edition. AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Fine in dust jacket.

[Book #28982]       Price: $35.00
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DISTORTIONS. Ann Beattie. DISTORTIONS.
Garden City: Doubleday & Co. 1976. First edition. SIGNED on front end paper. AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK of short stories, published simultaneously with CHILLY SCENES OF WINTER, her first novel. Fine in dust jacket with one small tape repair at back of top of front panel and touch of lightly rubbed creasing at spine ends.

[Book #16213]       Price: $65.00
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BIGGIE AND THE POISONED POLITICIAN. Nancy Bell. BIGGIE AND THE POISONED POLITICIAN.
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1996). First edition. Author's first book, fine in dust jacket.

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TOWN SMOKES: Stories. Pinckney Benedict. TOWN SMOKES: Stories.
Princeton: Ontario Review Press, (1987). First edition. AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Fine in paperwraps (no hardcover edition).

[Book #10857]       Price: $30.00
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BLACKBIRD BYE BYE. April Bernard. BLACKBIRD BYE BYE.
New York: Random House, (1989). First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Fine in dust jacket.

[Book #37352]       Price: $35.00
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THE DESCENT. Gina Berriault. THE DESCENT.
New York: Atheneum Publishers, 1960. First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Damp stain on top edge, otherwise very good with boards a little dulled; in price-clipped dust jacket with some edge wear.

[Book #27390]       Price: $25.00
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THE DEED. Keith Blanchard. THE DEED.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (2003). First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Advance Reading Copy, fine in glossy pictorial paperwraps.

[Book #37344]       Price: $30.00
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SLOW MOTION RIOT. Peter Blauner. SLOW MOTION RIOT.
(London): Viking, (1991). First UK edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Fine in dust jacket.

[Book #37353]       Price: $30.00
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LETTER FROM A DISTANT LAND. Philip Booth. LETTER FROM A DISTANT LAND.
New York: The Viking Press, 1957. First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. SIGNED and INSCRIBED, "For Herbert F. West/ In hopes that this will not seem like a distant land to him. Philip/ March 9th 1957." West was an author, Dartmouth College professor and bookman. Laid in is the invoice for the book from Herbert F. West, Bookseller and a "Dartmouth Authors" article about Booth. Fine in dust jacket with light fading to top edge of front panel and light soiling.

[Book #35859]       Price: $60.00
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DANCING IN THE MOVIES. Robert Boswell. DANCING IN THE MOVIES.
Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, (1986). First edition. A book of stories. One of only 1,500 copies of the AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK, the 1985 Iowa Short Fiction Award winner. Fine in dust jacket.

[Book #31747]       Price: $35.00
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RED SKY AT MORNING. Richard Bradford. RED SKY AT MORNING.
Phila./NY: J.B. Lippincott Co. (1968). First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Near fine in good or better dust jacket with soiling and one short closed tear.

[Book #43325]       Price: $35.00
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LET US PREY. Bill Branon. LET US PREY.
Carlsbad: Black Seal Press, (1992). First edition. AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. An "Advance Copy" in yellow printed wraps.This is a proof copy of the true first edition, a paperback original published in 1992. The HarperCollin's regular trade edition wasn't issued until 1994. Fine condition.

[Book #40835]       Price: $35.00
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ODDITORIUM. Hob Broun. ODDITORIUM.
New York: Harper & Row, Publ. (1983). First edition. AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Fine in dust jacket with minor foxing and edgewear.

[Book #41330]       Price: $30.00
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SOME DEATHS IN THE DELTA And Other Poems. Rosellen Brown. SOME DEATHS IN THE DELTA And Other Poems.
[No Place]: The University of Massachusetts Press, (1970). First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Fine in very slightly tanned dust jacket. A National Council on the Arts selection.

[Book #33817]       Price: $35.00
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