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The Blessing Way.
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The Blessing Way.

by Hillerman, Tony.

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NY, Harper & Row, 1970, first edition, first printing.. This is the ultimate copy of Author's First Book, it is an Inscribed Presentation/Association Copy of the highest order, inscribed by Hillerman to Navajo artist Ernest Franklin who went on to create a cottage industry wherein he illustrated many of Hillerman's titles in an after-market situation where individuals brought him copies of Hillerman's books for Franklin to illustrate, the vast majority of such books include just one illustration by Franklin, this one has 30 (!) illustrations by Franklin in addition to Hillerman's doubly signed inscription ("with my thanks to/Ernie Franklin/for showing me/what Leaphorn/looks like/TH"), the inscription is on the title page, Hillerman has additionally signed his full name under his printed signature on the title page, Joe Leaphorn is the Navajo tribal policeman created by Hillerman with this book (and who appears in many of his subsequent books) who solves the mysteries that Hillerman created, there is… Read More
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The Blessing Way.
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The Blessing Way.

by Hillerman, Tony.

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NY, Harper & Row, 1970, first edition, first printing, dust jacket. Hardcover.. Author's First Book which launched a great career as a mystery/detective writer who not only created both Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee as his main Native American detectives, but also used his fiction to teach readers about Native American culture, this copy is not only Signed by Hillerman, but it also carries original art Signed by Native American (Navajo) artist Ernest Franklin who depicts a shape-shifter or Navajo wolf, similar to a werewolf in Western culture, the gun and skull which are also depicted represent a sophisticated criminal enterprise undertaken on the Navajo reservation, Hieb bibliography A1a, with slipcase, only a handful of this title were so illustrated by Franklin, very scarce. Bookseller's tiny sticker on front free endpaper, fine in a very good jacket.
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The Blessing Way

by Hillerman, Tony; Ernest Franklin [Original Art]

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Used - Near Fine
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First Edition
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Portland, Oregon, United States
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New York: Harper & Row, 1970. First Edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition stated, first printing. Signed by Tony Hillerman on the title page, and with an original ink and colored pencil drawing by Native American artist Ernest Franklin, also signed. Bound in publisher's original purple leatherette boards over blue cloth spine lettered in red. Near Fine with a thin strip of black staining and associated sunning along top and bottom edges of book and jacket. In a Near Fine unclipped dust jacket with sunning to spine, general shelf wear. Housed in publisher's blue cloth slipcase with silver stamping. Only a handful of copies of this title were illustrated by Franklin in this manner.
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The Blessing Way

by Hillerman, Tony

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Used - Slight wear, still fine in very good dust jacket with a lightly sunned spine, shallow chipping to spine tips, minor rubbing and
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First edition, first printing
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Denver, Colorado, United States
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Harper & Row, 1970. First edition, first printing. Slight wear, still fine in very good dust jacket with a lightly sunned spine, shallow chipping to spine tips, minor rubbing and a one-half by three-quarter inch chip to rear panel, in mylar cover. Housed in custom modern slipcase. Signed by the author on the title page and with two very handsome original drawings by Navaho artist Ernest Franklin, one covering the entire half-title and a portrait of Joe Leaphorn on the title-page.
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THE BLESSING WAY, THE FLY ON THE WALL, DANCE HALL OF THE DEAD, LISTENING WOMAN, PEOPLE OF DARKNESS, THE DARK WIND & THE GHOSTWAY

by Hillerman, Tony

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First Edition
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Rochester, Michigan, United States
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THE BLESSING WAY, Harper & Row, 1970, first edition (fourth printing), fine in near fine dust-wrapper. Along with THE FLY ON THE WALL, Harper & Row, 1971, first edition, slight scattered foxing to the t.p.e.'s, else fine in like color pictorial dust-wrapper. Along with DANCE HALL OF THE DEAD, Harper & Row, 1973, first edition, fine in like color pictorial dust-wrapper. EDGAR award winner. Along with LISTENING WOMAN, Harper & Row, 1978, first edition, fine in like color pictorial dust-wrapper. Along with PEOPLE OF DARKNESS, Harper & Row, 1980, first edition, fine in like color pictorial dust-wrapper. Along with THE DARK WIND, Harper & Row, 1982, first edition, fine in like color pictorial dust-wrapper. Along with THE GHOSTWAY, Harper & Row, 1985, first trade edition, very fine (covers snap back) in like color pictorial dust-wrapper.
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The Blessing Way.

The Blessing Way.

by Hillerman, Tony.

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Concord, California, United States
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London, Macmillan, 1970, first British edition, first printing, dust jacket. Hardcover.. Author's First Book which launched an amazing career, this copy Signed by Hillerman, it also includes an original Signed drawing by Native American artist Ernest Franklin which depicts a Navajo shaman/healer/singer creating a sand painting during a healing or curing ceremony for a fellow Indian, very scarce thus, according to text on the dust jacket, Hillerman went to school for his first eight grades as a day student at St. Mary's Academy, a boarding school for Indian girls, thereby, he says, learning how it felt to be a minority problem by being one, Hieb bibliography A1b, this may be the only British edition so illustrated by Franklin. Fine.
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The Blessing Way

by Hillerman, Tony

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Used - Near Fine
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First British Edition
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SANDY, Oregon, United States
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London: Macmillan, 1970. First British Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine in Plastic Cover. A beautiful First Edition (U.K.) of Tony Hillerman's First Book, signed by Tony Hillerman, one of America's favorite authors. The book is Near Fine blue cloth with the very slightest touches of lightness on the spine ends, and two very faint marks on the page edges, all barely noticeable; otherwise very clean and bright. The Near Fine dustjacket is complete with original price intact and very light touches of soiling at the edges; the front and back panels are coated in light plastic so it is difficult to say if this has yellowed at all (it is cream-colored) but it has certainly protected the dustjacket from tears or scrapes; the interior of the dustjacket (next to the book) is pristine. One of the most desirable "First Books" by an American author, this is a beautiful copy in archival plastic cover by this revered writer who rarely signs any longer.
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The Blessing Way

by Tony Hillerman

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Used - near fine
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First
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Hardcover
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Anacortes, Washington, United States
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New York: Harper and Row, 1970. First. hardcover. near fine/near fine. near fine in a near fiine jacket. signed by hillerman on the title page. none of the usual fading or crinkling found on this title. first printing of the first edition. first book in what would become an epic mystery and well respected mystery series. the basis for several films and a new mini series. 1st
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The Blessing Way

The Blessing Way

by Tony Hillerman

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Used - Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition; First Printing
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Hardcover
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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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Harper & Row. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1970. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. Near Fine Hardcover with only slightest shelf wear in Very Good Dust Jacket; Jacket is evenly faded from purple to dark pink along the spine, with text white-- while most copies of this book feature spine fading this is not as severe as typically seen, and still attractive. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 201 pages .
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The Blessing Way   (w/signed bookplate)

The Blessing Way (w/signed bookplate)

by HILLERMAN, Tony

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First Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 10 / ISBN 13
9780922890095 / 0922890099
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Springtown, Pennsylvania, United States
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Harper & Row, 1970. The true first edition (stated on copyright page with the number line on the second to last page ending in the number "1") of the author's first book and the first Joe Leaphorn. Dampstaining to back of bottom of dustwrapper (not evident from front). Dustwrapper shows one 1/3" closed tear to top of front panel and scuffing to top of spine. Overall, the book and purple dustwrapper show as "tight and clean" (especially in the mylar protector). Might be a printer's copy, because it has technical information on type-setting written on the ffep. in pencil. A very respectable copy at a "respectable" price. Laid in is a bookplate inscribed to me by the late Mr. Hillerman. . Signed Bookplate. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG+.
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The Blessing Way

by Hillerman, Tony

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First Edition; First Printing
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NY: Harper & Row. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1970. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Slightest fading to the spine of the DJ, one tiny nick at the top front. True first printing. Signed by Hillerman on the title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 201 pages; Signed by Author .
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THE BLESSING WAY.

THE BLESSING WAY.

by HILLERMAN, TONY.

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First edition
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New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, [1970]., 1970. First edition. First edition. With Harper number series at the rear of volume ending in "1." Author's first mystery. Introduces Lt. Joe Leaphorn. Fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket bright and completely unfaded, with only a few minor nicks at the spine ends and extremities.
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The Blessing Way (First Edition)

The Blessing Way (First Edition)

by Tony Hillerman

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First Edition
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Baltimore, Maryland, United States
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New York: Harper and Row, 1970. First Edition. First Edition. The author's first book, introducing Navajo Tribal Police detective Joe Leaphorn. Fine and unread in a Very Good plus dust jacket. A bit of the usual fading to the jacket spine (but only to the titling), some slight rubbing at the spine ends and corners.
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The Blessing Way.

by Hillerman, Tony

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Used - Near Fine
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FIRST
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Hardcover
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PASADENA, California, United States
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Harper, 1970. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). FIRST. A NEAR FINE FIRST IN VERY GOOD DJ. SIGNED BY AUTHOR.
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The Blessing Way

by Hillerman, Tony

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Used - Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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New York: Harper and Row. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine stated first edition, first printing --last page number line ends in 1. Some foxing to text block edge. Trace of shelfwear to board bottom edges. Spine cloth has a small dimpled portion, spine ends softened. Unclipped DJ ($4.95) in mylar toned at spine, rubbed at points/spine ends, with a thin scrape to back panel which crosses some words, deleting a few letters. A square tight unmarked copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Blessing Way

by Tony Hillerman

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First Edition
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Hardcover
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West Branch, Michigan, United States
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London: MacMillan & Company Ltd., 1970. First Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A very nice copy of this hard-to-find book. First U.K. edition, signed by the author in neat penmanship on the title page. There's a faint price sticker ghost on the front right corner of the DJ. Also a couple of very faint spots on the bottom of the rear board. Hardly noticeable. Overall, a very nice book in a very nice dust jacket.
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The Blessing Way

by Hillerman, Tony

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First Edition
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Schenectady, New York, United States
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New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. 201pp. Cloth backed boards, decorated endpapers. The first mystery in the Joe Leaphorn / Jim Chee series. Faint tape and sticker residue on boards from old dustjacket protector. A very good+ copy in very good dustjacket with some fading and a stain to spine panel. ; Octavo.
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The Blessing Way

by Hillerman, Tony

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Used - Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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Hardcover
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Northridge, California, United States
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London: MacMillan. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth, black lettering. First British edition. Signed to title page by Hillerman. Spine head slightly bumped. Board edges very slightly rubbed. The unclipped jacket in mylar is in fine condition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .
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The Blessing Way

by Hillerman, Tony

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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Hardcover
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Lincoln City, Oregon, United States
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NY: Harper & Row. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1970. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Tape residue on the covers, bookplate residue on the fep. DJ is price-clipped, the spine is faded and moderate wear at the edges. Signed on the title page by Hillerman. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 201 pages; Signed by Author .
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The Blessing Way

by Hillerman, Tony

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Used - Near Fine
Edition
First Edition/First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
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Lewisville, Texas, United States
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New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1970. Book. Near Fine. Quarter Leather. Signed by Author(s). First Edition/First Printing. The author's first novel. A square solid tight carefully read carefully used copy. This copy has some light tanning, light soil to the edge of the text block. This copy has been rebound in brown quarter leather by a previous owner and should be a welcome addition to someone's Hillerman collection. This copy has been signed by Tony. THIS COPY IS IN MY POSSESSION AND WILL NORMALLY SHIP NEXT DAY..
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