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Apex Hides the Hurt by Colson Whitehead

Apex Hides the Hurt by Colson Whitehead

2006 First Edition, Doubleday, by National Book Award-winner Whitehead.

The Misadventures of Sherlock Holmes, edited by Ellery Queen

The Misadventures of Sherlock Holmes, edited by Ellery Queen

1944 First Edition, Little, Brown & Co., Signed twice as "Barnaby Ross" and "Ellery Queen" by the co-writer of the Ellery Queen novels, Frederic Dannay; from the library of Frederic Dannay. Contains introduction and one story by Ellery Queen.

Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving

Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving

1905 First Thus Edition, Heinemann/Doubleday, with tipped-in, color Arthur Rackham illustrations.

Colorists, San Francisco Museum of Art

Colorists

1965 First Edition, San Francisco Museum of Art, catalogue of abstract art with photographs.

Joe Turner's Come and Gone by August Wilson

Joe Turner's Come and Gone by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright August Wilson

1988 First Hardcover Edition with Fireside Theatre playbill insert.

Native Guard, Natasha Trethewey

Native Guard, by Pulitzer Prize winner Natasha Trethewey

2006 First Edition poetry collection, Houghton Mifflin, Signed and dated in Savannah in 2008.

Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald

Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

First Printing of First Edition Library's edition; exact copy of the Gatsby first printing; in pictorial slipcase. Just one of a larger First Editions Library collection.

Jumanji by Chris van Allsburg

Jumanji by Chris van Allsburg

1981, First Edition, Houghton Mifflin. Signed with illustration. Also contains tipped-in original, signed artwork by Allsburg of two rhinos entering a room.

Play it As It Lays by Joan Didion

Play it As It Lays by Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winner Joan Didion

1970 First Printing, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, Didion's second novel.

Love Comes First by Erica Jong

Love Comes First by Erica Jong

2009 poetry collection, Signed boldly, First Edition, Tarcher/Penguin, with business card and mailing label from Erica Jong; from the library of travel writer Leila Hadley Luce to whom the book is inscribed.

Analog

Analog

1963 March and April issues of Analog: Science Fact and Science Fiction. Just 2 of our large science fiction journal collection.

Memoirs of the War in the Southern Department of the United States by Henry Lee

Memoirs of the War in the Southern Department of the United States by Henry Lee

1869, Second Edition, University Publishing Company. memoirs by Revolutionary War Hero Henry "Light-horse" Lee, Signed (authenticated) by Henry's son, Confederate General Robert E. Lee.

The First Colored Baptist Church in North America, Constituted at Savannah, Georgia

The First Colored Baptist Church in North America, Constituted at Savannah, Georgia

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Savannah: American Guide Series

1888 First Edition, J.B.Lippincott.

1937 First Edition, compiled and written by Savannah Unit Federal Writers' Project in GA, Works Progress Administration; Signed by all the contributors that worked on the book.