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Bellow (Saul)The Adventures of Augie March a Novel
$100.00
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Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1953
First edition. HARDCOVER. Used - Good Good in soiled worn dustwrapper in poor jacket. 536pp octavo cloth. signed in full by author in half title page "Popular Library selection notice pasted in on fep the Dust wrapper is the first state, with the $4.50 price and no reviews but Short Novels of John Stenbeck. First edition
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March (Signed)
$395.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Viking, NY, 1953
First Edition. Hard Cover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Good jacket. Signed by Author In the first state dust jacket (w/$4.50 price and no reviews). The dust jacket shows some scufing to extremes, a dime sized hole to bottom of spine and wear to spine ends, but amazingly no damage to any type on the jacket. Overall, a tight, clean copy in the two-tone cloth stamped in orange. This was the author's first (of 3) National Book Award winners. Considered one of the highspots of Modern 20th...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March. Signed By Saul Bellow
$675.00
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Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1953
First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very good condition Very good condition DJ . Octavo (8vo). Signed [vi], 536 pages of text. Hardcover binding with minor spotting to the spine, and minimal shelfwear. The unclipped dustjacket has numerous small chips, tears and creases to the edges, and is moderately soiled and shelfworn; protected in archival mylar. First state dustjacket with Short Novels of John Steinbeck advertised on the inner rear flap, and without any other reviews. Signed...
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Bellow, SaulBellow: Novels 1944-1953: Dangling Man, the Victim, the Adventures of Augie March
$750.00
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Publisher: The Library of America, New York
Used - Fine/Like New. First edition of the Library of America release of the author's first three novels. Octavo, original maroon cloth. Signed by both Saul Bellow and James Wood, who served as editor. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Most likely this is a unique copy as the author was aged at this point and did not attend any booksignings for the release of this edition. Looking back at his first two novels later in his career, Bellow "distanced himself from them by calling Dangling Man his...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$975.00
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Publisher: Viking, New York
Used - Good. First edition of the release of the 50th Anniversary of Bellow's third and breakthrough book resulting in his first of three unprecedented National Book Awards. Inscribed by Bellow "For ________ with good wishes, Saul Bellow." Rather uncommon signed as Bellow was advanced in years at the publication of this anniversary edition and did not engage in book signings. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Saul Bellow is the only author to have received three National Book Awards, for The...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March [Signed].
$1,079.50
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Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1953
First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. Octavo, about 8.5 inches (22 cm) tall, in gray and black cloth decorated in orange. 536 pages. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON HALF TITLE. Tipped to the front endpaper is a presentation slip from "Popular Library, Inc." (the publisher of the paperback) noting that it is a complimentary copy. Bellow's third book and probably made his reputation. The book won the National Book Award in 1954 and Bellow received the Nobel...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$2,500.00
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Publisher: Viking Press, New York
Used - Good. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Warmly inscribed by the author, "For Mary, my neighbor with good wishes Saul Bellow." Fine with the salmon topstain bright in an excellent first issue dust jacket that shows some usual wear to the spine. The Adventures of Augie March comes on stage with one of literature's most famous opening lines, "I am an American, Chicago born, and go at things as I have taught myself, free-style, and will make the record in my own way: first to knock,...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$4,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Viking Press, New York
Used - Good. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author, "For Raymita Chaffee with best wishes Saul Bellow Breadloaf VT, 1954." The recipient was a student of Bellow's at Breadloaf. Fine in a near fine first issue dust jacket with a closed tear to the crown and a light brown spot to the top right side of the front panel. Contemporary inscriptions are uncommon in this, his third novel and first National Book Award winner. The Adventures of Augie March comes on stage with...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$6,500.00
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Publisher: Viking Press, New York
Used - Good. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author to his attorney and close friend Samuel Goldberg, "To my sidekick and counsellour, and in behalf of Mintouchian, also a bosom friend of Sam Goldberg Saul Bellow." Mintouchian is a character within the novel, a lawyer who counsels Augie March on various issues. Augie confides to Mintouchian at one point, "I have always tried to become what I am. But it's a frightening thing. Because what if what I am by nature isn't...
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BELLOW, SaulTHE ADVENTURES OF AUGIE MARCH
$25.00
Publisher: Viking, 1962
New York: Viking, 1962. Third printing. Paperback. Good. 8vo, 536 pages, stiff wrappers Compass Books C-69. Signed by Bellow on the half-title page. Signed.
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BELLOW, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March (Signed)
$395.00
Publisher: Viking, 1953
NY: Viking, 1953. In the first state dust jacket (w/$4.50 price and no reviews). The dust jacket shows some scufing to extremes, a dime sized hole to bottom of spine and wear to spine ends, but amazingly no damage to any type on the jacket. Overall, a tight, clean copy in the two-tone cloth stamped in orange. This was the author's first (of 3) National Book Award winners. Considered one of the highspots of Modern 20th Cent. Literature. Signed on a bookplate affixed to the half-title page. ....
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Bellow, SaulTHE ADVENTURES OF AUGIE MARCH. Signed by Saul Bellow
$675.00
Publisher: Viking Press, 1953
New York: Viking Press, 1953. [vi], 536 pages of text. Hardcover binding with minor spotting to the spine, and minimal shelfwear. The unclipped dustjacket has numerous small chips, tears and creases to the edges, and is moderately soiled and shelfworn; protected in archival mylar. First state dustjacket with Short Novels of John Steinbeck advertised on the inner rear flap, and without any other reviews. Signed "Saul Bellow" on the front endpaper with no further inscription. The text is clean...
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Bellow, SaulBellow: Novels 1944-1953: Dangling Man, The Victim, The Adventures of Augie March
$750.00
Publisher: The Library of America, 2003
New York: The Library of America, 2003. First edition of the Library of America release of the author's first three novels. Octavo, original maroon cloth. Signed by both Saul Bellow and James Wood, who served as editor. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Most likely this is a unique copy as the author was aged at this point and did not attend any booksignings for the release of this edition. Looking back at his first two novels later in his career, Bellow "distanced himself from them by calling...
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BELLOW, SAUL.The adventures of Augie March
$750.00
Publisher: The Viking Press, 1963
New York: The Viking Press. 1963. "Fourth printing, 8vo, pp. [6], 536; original black and gray cloth stamped in orange on upper cover and spine, top edge stained orange; dust-jacket chipped at top of spine, along top edge, and at top outer corner (never any loss of letterpress), else very good. This copy inscribed: ""To Phil Miller, in him I didn't specially try to recruit, with affection and good wishes, Saul Bellow."" Winner of the National Book Award." Signed.
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$975.00
Publisher: Viking, 2003
New York: Viking, 2003. First edition of the release of the 50th Anniversary of Bellow's third and breakthrough book resulting in his first of three unprecedented National Book Awards. Inscribed by Bellow "For ________ with good wishes, Saul Bellow." Rather uncommon signed as Bellow was advanced in years at the publication of this anniversary edition and did not engage in book signings. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Saul Bellow is the only author to have received three National Book Awards,...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$1,000.00
Publisher: Viking, 1953
Viking, 1953. First Edition (first printing). The third novel by the celebrated author of HERZOG and HUMBOLDT'S GIFT, the story of a poor Chicago boy growing up during the depression who latches on to a wild succession of occupations. Winner of the National Book Award. Near Fine/Near Fine. Light moisture to the rear board and minor crimping and chipping at the head and foot of the dust jacket spine. Signed by Bellow on the title page. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March [Signed]
$1,079.50
Publisher: Viking Press, 1953
New York: Viking Press, 1953.. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, about 8.5 inches (22 cm) tall, in gray and black cloth decorated in orange. 536 pages. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON HALF TITLE. Tipped to the front endpaper is a presentation slip from "Popular Library, Inc." (the publisher of the paperback) noting that it is a complimentary copy. Bellow's third book and probably made his reputation. The book won the National Book Award in 1954 and Bellow received the Nobel Prize in literature in...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$2,500.00
Publisher: Viking Press, 1953
New York: Viking Press, 1953. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Warmly inscribed by the author, "For Mary, my neighbor with good wishes Saul Bellow." Fine with the salmon topstain bright in an excellent first issue dust jacket that shows some usual wear to the spine. The Adventures of Augie March comes on stage with one of literature's most famous opening lines, "I am an American, Chicago born, and go at things as I have taught myself, free-style, and will make the record in my own way:...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$4,500.00
Publisher: Viking Press, 1953
New York: Viking Press, 1953. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author, "For Raymita Chaffee with best wishes Saul Bellow Breadloaf VT, 1954." The recipient was a student of Bellow's at Breadloaf. Fine in a near fine first issue dust jacket with a closed tear to the crown and a light brown spot to the top right side of the front panel. Contemporary inscriptions are uncommon in this, his third novel and first National Book Award winner. The Adventures of Augie March...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$6,500.00
Publisher: Viking Press, 1953
New York: Viking Press, 1953. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author to his attorney and close friend Samuel Goldberg, "To my sidekick and counsellour, and in behalf of Mintouchian, also a bosom friend of Sam Goldberg Saul Bellow." Mintouchian is a character within the novel, a lawyer who counsels Augie March on various issues. Augie confides to Mintouchian at one point, "I have always tried to become what I am. But it's a frightening thing. Because what if what I am...
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BELLOW (Saul)The Adventures of Augie March a Novel
$100.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1953
Used. 536pp octavo cloth signed in full by author in half title page "Popular Library selection notice pasted in on fep the Dust wrapper is the first state, with the $4.50 price and no reviews but Short Novels of John Stenbeck good + in soiled worn dustwrapper; includes dustjacket
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BELLOW, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March (Signed)
$395.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Viking, NY, 1953
Used - Very Good. In the first state dust jacket (w/$4.50 price and no reviews). The dust jacket shows some scufing to extremes, a dime sized hole to bottom of spine and wear to spine ends, but amazingly no damage to any type on the jacket. Overall, a tight, clean copy in the two-tone cloth stamped in orange. This was the author's first (of 3) National Book Award winners. Considered one of the highspots of Modern 20th Cent. Literature. Signed on a bookplate affixed to the half-title page.;... (NATIONAL BOOK AWARD)
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Bellow, SaulTHE ADVENTURES OF AUGIE MARCH. Signed by Saul Bellow.
$675.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1953
Used - Very Good. [vi], 536 pages of text. Hardcover binding with minor spotting to the spine, and minimal shelfwear. The unclipped dustjacket has numerous small chips, tears and creases to the edges, and is moderately soiled and shelfworn; protected in archival mylar. First state dustjacket with Short Novels of John Steinbeck advertised on the inner rear flap, and without any other reviews. Signed "Saul Bellow" on the front endpaper with no further inscription. The text is clean and...
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Bellow, Saul.Bellow: Novels 1944-1953: Dangling Man, The Victim, The Adventures of Augie March.
$750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: The Library of America, New York, 2003
Used. First edition of the Library of America release of the author's first three novels. Octavo, original maroon cloth. Signed by both Saul Bellow and James Wood, who served as editor. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Most likely this is a unique copy as the author was aged at this point and did not attend any booksignings for the release of this edition. Looking back at his first two novels later in his career, Bellow "distanced himself from them by calling Dangling Man his M.A. and The Victim...
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BELLOW, SAULTHE ADVENTURES OF AUGIE MARCH
$825.00
Hardcover
Publisher: VIKING PRESS, NYC, 1953
Used - Very Good. Inscription from "SAUL" to previous owner (whose name and inscription are present.); includes dustjacket
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Bellow, Saul.The Adventures of Augie March.
$975.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Viking, New York, 2003
Used. First edition of the release of the 50th Anniversary of Bellow's third and breakthrough book resulting in his first of three unprecedented National Book Awards. Inscribed by Bellow "For ________ with good wishes, Saul Bellow." Rather uncommon signed as Bellow was advanced in years at the publication of this anniversary edition and did not engage in book signings. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Saul Bellow is the only author to have received three National Book Awards, for The Adventures...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$1,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Viking, 1953
Used - Near Fine. First Edition (first printing). The third novel by the celebrated author of HERZOG and HUMBOLDT'S GIFT, the story of a poor Chicago boy growing up during the depression who latches on to a wild succession of occupations. Winner of the National Book Award. Near Fine/Near Fine. Light moisture to the rear board and minor crimping and chipping at the head and foot of the dust jacket spine. Signed by Bellow on the title page.; includes dustjacket (GENERAL LITERARY FICTION, NOAMZ)
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BELLOW, SAULTHE ADVENTURES OF AUGIE MARCH
$1,675.00
Hardcover
Publisher: VIKING PRESS, NYC, 1953
Used - Very Good. Inscribed Review copy.; includes dustjacket
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Bellow, Saul.The Adventures of Augie March.
$2,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1953
Used. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Warmly inscribed by the author, "For Mary, my neighbor with good wishes Saul Bellow." Fine with the salmon topstain bright in an excellent first issue dust jacket that shows some usual wear to the spine. The Adventures of Augie March comes on stage with one of literature's most famous opening lines, "I am an American, Chicago born, and go at things as I have taught myself, free-style, and will make the record in my own way: first to knock, first...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$3,135.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Viking, New York, 1953
Used - Near Fine. Near Fine in Near Fine, light edgewear, Signed, review slip laid in, National Book Award Winner; includes dustjacket
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Bellow, Saul.The Adventures of Augie March.
$4,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1953
Used. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author, "For Raymita Chaffee with best wishes Saul Bellow Breadloaf VT, 1954." The recipient was a student of Bellow's at Breadloaf. Fine in a near fine first issue dust jacket with a closed tear to the crown and a light brown spot to the top right side of the front panel. Contemporary inscriptions are uncommon in this, his third novel and first National Book Award winner. The Adventures of Augie March comes on stage with one of... (THE ADVENTURES OF AUGIE MARCH SIGNED FIRST EDITION, SAUL BELLOW NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNING NOVEL, BELLOW, EDITION)
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Bellow, Saul.The Adventures of Augie March.
$6,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1953
Used. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author to his attorney and close friend Samuel Goldberg, "To my sidekick and counsellour, and in behalf of Mintouchian, also a bosom friend of Sam Goldberg Saul Bellow." Mintouchian is a character within the novel, a lawyer who counsels Augie March on various issues. Augie confides to Mintouchian at one point, "I have always tried to become what I am. But it's a frightening thing. Because what if what I am by nature isn't good... (THE ADVENTURES OF AUGIE MARCH SIGNED FIRST EDITION, SAUL BELLOW NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNING NOVEL, BELLOW, EDITION)
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Saul BellowThe Adventures of Augie March
$18.98
Hardcover
Publisher: The Viking Press, 1953
Collectible - Good, Usually ships in 24 hours, First edition. Moderate wear and some mild soiling to the boards. No jacket. Text clean and unmarked. Previous owner's signature. We note every flaw we can find, and we are quite picky, so buy with confidence! 100% guaranteed.. Shipped from Amazon. Amazon Prime. Eligible for FREE Super Saver Shipping.
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Saul BellowTHE ADVENTURES OF AUGIE MARCH. Signed by Saul Bellow.
$675.00
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Publisher: Viking Press, 1953
Used - Very Good, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, Publisher: Viking Press Date of Publication: 1953 Binding: hardcover Edition: First Edition Condition: Very good condition/Very good- condition (DJ) Description: Octavo (8vo) Signed [vi], 536 pages of text. Hardcover binding with minor spotting to the spine, and minimal shelfwear. The unclipped dustjacket has numerous small chips, tears and creases to the edges, and is moderately soiled and shelfworn; protected in archival mylar. First...
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Saul BellowThe Adventures of Augie March
$699.95
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Publisher: The Viking Press, 1953
Collectible - Very Good, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, Signed by author on first blank page in the book. First Edition First Issue 1953 (Viking), with top edge of the book stained orange, indicating first issue. Book is in very good condition, spine is somewhat darkened, no other major defects, Jacket is very good, with small wears and tears. FAST Shipping.**(2/16/08)** Expedited Shipping Strongly suggested, as this is a thick heavy book.
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Saul BellowThe Adventures of Augie March
$800.00
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Publisher: The Viking Press, 1953
Collectible - Very Good, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, Signed First Edition, First Printing. All First Edition points present including "Printed In The USA By The Vail-Ballou Press Inc." statement on copyright page. In very good condition, clean and unmarked,some fading to orange topstain, spine straight and secure, in a good+, first edition dustjacket, chipping at spine ends, slight chipping at edges and corners, $4.50 price intact on flap. Siged with "Good Wishes" by Saul Bellow in...
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Bellow, SaulTHE ADVENTURES OF AUGIE MARCH Signed by Saul Bellow
$675.00
Publisher: Viking Press, 1953
New York: Viking Press, 1953. [vi], 536 pages of text. Hardcover binding with minor spotting to the spine, and minimal shelfwear. The unclipped dustjacket has numerous small chips, tears and creases to the edges, and is moderately soiled and shelfworn; protected in archival mylar. First state dustjacket with Short Novels of John Steinbeck advertised on the inner rear flap, and without any other reviews. Signed "Saul Bellow" on the front endpaper with no further inscription. The text is clean...
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Bellow, SaulBellow: Novels 1944-1953: Dangling Man, The Victim, The Adventures of Augie March
$750.00
Publisher: The Library of America, 2003
New York: The Library of America, 2003. First edition of the Library of America release of the author's first three novels. Octavo, original maroon cloth. Signed by both Saul Bellow and James Wood, who served as editor. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Most likely this is a unique copy as the author was aged at this point and did not attend any booksignings for the release of this edition. Looking back at his first two novels later in his career, Bellow "distanced himself from them by calling...
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BELLOW, SAULThe adventures of Augie March
$750.00
Publisher: The Viking Press, 1963
New York: The Viking Press. 1963. "Fourth printing, 8vo, pp. [6], 536; original black and gray cloth stamped in orange on upper cover and spine, top edge stained orange; dust-jacket chipped at top of spine, along top edge, and at top outer corner (never any loss of letterpress), else very good. This copy inscribed: ""To Phil Miller, in him I didn't specially try to recruit, with affection and good wishes, Saul Bellow."" Winner of the National Book Award." Signed.
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March [Signed]
$950.00
Publisher: Viking Press, 1953
New York: Viking Press, 1953.. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, about 8.5 inches (22 cm) tall, in gray and black cloth decorated in orange. 536 pages. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON HALF TITLE. Tipped to the front endpaper is a presentation slip from "Popular Library, Inc." (the publisher of the paperback) noting that it is a complimentary copy. Bellow's third book and probably made his reputation. The book won the National Book Award in 1954 and Bellow received the Nobel Prize in literature in...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$975.00
Publisher: Viking, 2003
New York: Viking, 2003. First edition of the release of the 50th Anniversary of Bellow's third and breakthrough book resulting in his first of three unprecedented National Book Awards. Inscribed by Bellow "For ________ with good wishes, Saul Bellow." Rather uncommon signed as Bellow was advanced in years at the publication of this anniversary edition and did not engage in book signings. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Saul Bellow is the only author to have received three National Book Awards,...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$2,500.00
Publisher: Viking Press, 1953
New York: Viking Press, 1953. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Warmly inscribed by the author, "For Mary, my neighbor with good wishes Saul Bellow." Fine with the salmon topstain bright in an excellent first issue dust jacket that shows some usual wear to the spine. The Adventures of Augie March comes on stage with one of literature's most famous opening lines, "I am an American, Chicago born, and go at things as I have taught myself, free-style, and will make the record in my own way:...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$4,500.00
Publisher: Viking Press, 1953
New York: Viking Press, 1953. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author, "For Raymita Chaffee with best wishes Saul Bellow Breadloaf VT, 1954." The recipient was a student of Bellow's at Breadloaf. Fine in a near fine first issue dust jacket with a closed tear to the crown and a light brown spot to the top right side of the front panel. Contemporary inscriptions are uncommon in this, his third novel and first National Book Award winner. The Adventures of Augie March...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March
$6,500.00
Publisher: Viking Press, 1953
New York: Viking Press, 1953. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author to his attorney and close friend Samuel Goldberg, "To my sidekick and counsellour, and in behalf of Mintouchian, also a bosom friend of Sam Goldberg Saul Bellow." Mintouchian is a character within the novel, a lawyer who counsels Augie March on various issues. Augie confides to Mintouchian at one point, "I have always tried to become what I am. But it's a frightening thing. Because what if what I am...
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March.
$35.00
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Publisher: New York: Viking Press, 1953.
8vo., 536 pp., Very Good, Grey & Black Decorative Cloth with sun-fading, staining, rubbing, & edge wear on covers; staining on edges of text block; shelf wear. Former owner's signature on FFEP. First Edition. (Literature & Linguistics Books)
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Bellow, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March [Signed]
$950.00
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First Edition Octavo, about 8.5 inches (22 cm) tall, in gray and black cloth decorated in orange. 536 pages. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON HALF TITLE. Tipped to the front endpaper is a presentation slip from "Popular Library, Inc." (the publisher of the paperback) noting that it is a complimentary copy. Bellow's third book and probably made his reputation. The book won the National Book Award in 1954 and Bellow received the Nobel Prize in literature in 1976. Previous owner name and date on the...
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BELLOW, SaulThe Adventures of Augie March a Novel
$100.00
Publisher: Viking Press, 1953
HARDCOVER good + in soiled worn dustwrapper poor Jacket 536pp octavo cloth signed in full by author in half title page "Popular Library selection notice pasted in on fep the Dust wrapper is the first state, with the $4.50 price and no r
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