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HALF OF PARADISE

HALF OF PARADISE

by BURKE, JAMES LEE

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965., 1965. First edition. First edition. Author's first book. Brief gift presentation by the author on the half title page, "To Greg, with best wishes, James Lee Burke," and signed again by the author on the title page. Fine, bright, clean copy in a fine, bright dust jacket. Housed in a full leather clamshell case that has the book's dust jacket's front cover on the front panel and the titles stamped in white on the spine. Handsome and impressive presentation and well protected.
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HALF OF PARADISE

by Burke, James Lee.

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HOUGHTON MIFFLIN Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. A FINE FIRST IN DJ. signature laid in.
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HALF OF PARADISE.

by Burke, James Lee.

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BOSTON: HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN AND COMPANY.. 1965. First Edition. SIGNED & warmly INSCRIBED by James Lee Burke on the title page. Close to fine in a near fine dj. (Couple short edge tears & traces of light shelf wear to dj.) Author's FIRST book. (B) .
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HALF OF PARADISE

by Burke, James Lee.

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HOUGHTON MIFFLIN Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. A FINE FIRST IN DJ. SIGNED ON TITLE PAGE. BOOKPLATE.
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Half of Paradise

Half of Paradise

by BURKE, James Lee

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First edition. Fine in a moderately rubbed, else very good plus dustwrapper with slightest of wear at the spine ends. A bit rubbed, but a fresher than usual and much nicer than usual copy of the author's first book.
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Half of Paradise [with Signed Bookplate Laid in]

Half of Paradise [with Signed Bookplate Laid in]

by BURKE, James Lee

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Winchester, Virginia, United States
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo; tan cloth, blocked and titled in dark brown and white on spine and front cover; burgundy topstain; dustjacket; 312pp. Bookplate signed by the author loosely laid in. Subtle fading to topstain, with a small rubbed spot to same, else a tight, Fine copy. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $4.95), gently spine-sunned, with light shelfwear and a short tear at lower edge of rear panel; Very Good+. Clean copy of the author's first book, a novel following the struggles of three down-and-outer's in Louisiana.
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HALF OF PARADISE

HALF OF PARADISE

by Burke, James Lee

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Used - A near fine copy, small bookstore ink stamp to front paste down, in a very good dust jacket, slight rubbing to corners and folds
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Laurel, Maryland, United States
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Boston: The Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965. First edition. A near fine copy, small bookstore ink stamp to front paste down, in a very good dust jacket, slight rubbing to corners and folds, light shelf wear to spine ends, two small closed tears to upper rear panel. (9991). Octavo, cloth. The author's first book.
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Half of Paradise

by Burke, James Lee

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965. First Edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. 312 pp. Original tan cloth, blocked and lettered in brown, spine lettered in white, burgundy topstain. A few slightly corner-creased pages, a few tiny droplet stains to top edge, else Fine in Near Fine unclipped dust jacket with barely any sunning to spine panel, small creased tear to top edge of front panel, light shelf wear. An attractive copy of the crime author's first novel.
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Half of Paradise (Inscribed)
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Half of Paradise (Inscribed)

by Burke, James Lee

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965. First Edition. Near Fine. Octavo, 312 pages, publisher's tan cloth, top edges stained tan (with faint remainder mark); pictorial dust jacket, with $4.95 on front flap, faint stain at top of rear panel. Inscribed on title page to booksellers Charles and Sandy Parkhurst: "To Chuck and Sandy, / All the best, / James Lee Burke" with Charles Parkhurst armorial bookplate laid in. A handsome copy, with staple holes at top of FEP.
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Half of Paradise

Half of Paradise

by Burke, James Lee

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First Edition
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Near Fine in a Near Fine jacket, unclipped ($4.95), lightly rubbed at the edges. Brown buckram with a brown ink panel on the spine with white ink lettering. Firmly bound with a slight forward lean and a brown top stain, clean internally. Burke's debut novel about the harsh lives of three Louisana men that "evokes the white-hot violence of convicts in a jailbreak, the passion and lyric sweetness of Avery's love affair in New Orleans, J.P.'s tawdry world of brothels and cheap politicians and one-night stands, the terror of Toussaint's last-ditch struggle against the bullets and bloodhounds of his pursuers.
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HALF OF PARADISE

by Burke, James Lee

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. Signed by James Lee Burke on the title page. The first book by the Edgar Award-winning writer best known for his Dave Robicheaux series of mystery novels. Octavo. Original light brown cloth binding, with dark brown and white stamping. The ink stamp of Burke's first literary agent, Kurt Hellmer, appears on the first three pages. Faint spotting to the top edge, with some mild edgewear to the dust jacket. Better than very good.
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HALF OF PARADISE

by Burke, James Lee

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. Signed by James Lee Burke on the title page. The first book by the Edgar Award-winning writer best known for his Dave Robicheaux series of mystery novels. Octavo. Original light brown cloth binding, with dark brown and white stamping. A few tiny nicks along the bottom edge of the boards; else an especially crisp, very good or better copy in a very good dust jacket with some minor shelfwear.
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Half of Paradise

by Burke, James Lee

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Used - Clean, tight book in bright, near fine dustjacket but for light bumping at crown of spine resulting in two very short, closed te
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Clean, tight book in bright, near fine dustjacket but for light bumping at crown of spine resulting in two very short, closed tears but no loss. Houghton Mifflin Boston 1965 1st Edition Hardback Cloth 8vo. 312pp. First printing of the author's first book.
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Half of Paradise

by Burke, James Lee

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1965. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Author's first novel. Signed on half title page. Slight wear on bottom board corner and some fading on top page edges. Dust jacket, with price on flap, has a few 1/2" to 1" tears, rubs and edgewear. Mylar cover on jacket. Housed in a a very good brown and tan slipcase. SIGNED
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Half Of Paradise

by Burke, James Lee

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First Edition.
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First Edition.. A lovely copy of the author's first book..
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Half of Paradise

by Burke, James Lee

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NY: Pocket Books; (1966). First Thus . Mass Market Paperback. The first paperback edition of the author's first book, near fine in wraps. Published the year after the Houghton Mifflin first edition. Two minor creases on the front cover, and the spine has small reading creases. Previous owner's stamp inside front cover. Signed by the author at the top of the front endpaper (which contains blurbs about the book).
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Half of Paradise

Half of Paradise

by BURKE, James Lee

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New York: Hyperion, 1995. Softcover. Fine. First edition thus. Advance Reading Copy. Wrappers. Fine with publisher's material laid in. Advance copy of the Hyperion reissue.
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HALF OF PARADISE
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HALF OF PARADISE

by Burke, James Lee

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1st Prtg
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Paperback
ISBN 10 / ISBN 13
9780786881178 / 0786881178
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New Orleans: Hyperion, 1995. 1st prtg. Light spine slant, else near fine. Trade size paperback of Burke's 1st book which had been out of print for almost thirty years before this edition. (Orig pub in 1965). 1st Prtg. Pictorial Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket. Trade Paperback.
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Half of Paradise

by James Lee Burke

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Used - Good Condition
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[ Edition: First ]
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Paperback
ISBN 10 / ISBN 13
9780786889464 / 0786889462
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[ Edition: First ]. Good Condition. [ No Hassle 30 Day Returns ][ Ships Daily ] [ Underlining/Highlighting: NONE ] [ Writing: NONE ] Publisher: Hyperion Pub Date: 1/1/1965 Binding: Paperback Pages: 469
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