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Welty, Eudora Illustrated by Howard RogersThe Optimist's Daughter
$59.00
Publisher: Franklin Library Franklin Center, PA Limited Signed Edition; Signed by Author, 1980
Publisher: Franklin Library Franklin Center, PA 1980 Limited Signed Edition; Signed by Author As New Full-Leather 8vo; [xxii], 194, [2] pages A special Limited Edition, SIGNED by AUTHOR Eudora Welty in As New condition; The Optimist's Daughter is a compact and inward-looking little novel, a Pulitzer Prize winner. The optimist in question is 71-year-old Judge McKelva, who has come to a New Orleans hospital from Mount Salus, Mississippi, complaining of a "disturbance" in his vision. To his...
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$117.58
Publisher: The Franklin Library Franklin Center, PA Signed Limited Edition, 1980
Publisher: The Franklin Library Franklin Center, PA 1980 Signed Limited Edition 194pp, illustrated, moire silk end-papers. All edges gilt. With silk ribbon page marker. Boards bound in full decorative leather, gilt, with raised spine bands. Pulitzer Prize winner 1973. 8vo Hard Cover Fine
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimists Daughter
$45.00
Publisher: The Franklin Library, 1980
Franklin Center: The Franklin Library. New. 1980. Hardcover. A sharp, clean, unread copy, SIGNED by the author. Shipped in a Multi-D box to prevent corner-bumping. Danbom & Son Books is a member of the Rocky Mountain Antiquarian Booksellers Assn. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author . Signed.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$19.95
ISBN 0394726677
Publisher: VINTAGE BOOKS, 1978
Vancouver, Washington, U.S.A.: VINTAGE BOOKS, 1978. C-0053; BOX C-00151;ATB;PA; 208 pp. NOT SIGNED. NOT FIRST; REPRODUCTION OF THE ORIGINAL. PAPERBACK. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by X/ATB. 8vo - over 7 3/4 " - 9 3/4 " tall. Private Press. Signed.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$59.00
Publisher: Franklin Library, 1980
Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library. As New. 1980. Limited Signed Edition; Signed by Author. Full-Leather. A special Limited Edition, SIGNED by AUTHOR Eudora Welty in As New condition; The Optimist's Daughter is a compact and inward-looking little novel, a Pulitzer Prize winner. The optimist in question is 71-year-old Judge McKelva, who has come to a New Orleans hospital from Mount Salus, Mississippi, complaining of a "disturbance" in his vision. To his daughter, Laurel, it's as rare for...
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WELTY EUDORATHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$81.97
Publisher: Random House, 1992
New York: Random House, 1992. Hard Cover. Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. 7th Printing. A fine copy in like D/W. Inscribed by the Author on the title page: For Elizabeth Wells-Browne,/ with very good wishes, Eudora Welty/ October 15, 1974. Signed.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$100.00
Publisher: Franklin Library, 1978
Franklin Centre: Franklin Library, 1978. pp. [2] 190.1973 Pulitzer Prize. A Limited Edition.AEG attractive vine designs in gilt on covers, gilt lettering and designs on spine, 3 raised bands.franklin Library gold foil embossed label on second front end page, signed by Welty on the ffep.. Signed By the Author. Limited Edition. Leather. Very Good/No Dj. Illus. by Mitchell Hooks. 8vo. Signed.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$115.05
Publisher: The Franklin Library, 1980
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1980. 194pp, illustrated, moire silk end-papers. All edges gilt. With silk ribbon page marker. Boards bound in full decorative leather, gilt, with raised spine bands. Pulitzer Prize winner 1973.. Signed Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. Illus. by Rogers, Howard.. 8vo. Signed.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$125.00
ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House, 1972
Random House, 1972-04-12. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Signed by Author. Inscribed and signed on title page by Author to previous owner. Very Good Condition! First Edition, second printing. NO remainder marks. From private collection. Text is clean, cover has light wear. Top page edge has a little tanning - 100% Guaranteed. First edition. Signed.
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Welty, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$150.00
Publisher: [London]: Deutsch. [1973]
[London]: Deutsch. [1973].. Gilt boards. Copyright info blacked out on verso of title for importation, else fine in near fine dust jacket with crease in front flap. First British edition. Inscribed and signed by Welty on the front free endsheet. POLK AB8:1. Signed.
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WELTY EUDORATHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$157.50
Publisher: FRANKLIN LIBRARY, 1980
FRANKLIN CENTER PA: FRANKLIN LIBRARY, 1980. FRANKLIN LIMITED EDITION . MAROON LEATHER HARD COVER. Fine. 8vo - over 7 3/4 " - 9 3/4 " tall. FRANKLIN MINT LIMITED EDITION LEATHERBOUND, COLLECTOR'S EDITION, FULL LEATHER BOARDS, WITH GILT DESIGN, RAISED BANDS, SILK MOIRE END PAPERS, WITH RIBBON, GILT EDGES, UNREAD COPIES, Signed.
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WELTY, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$180.33
Publisher: Random House, 1972
Random House, 1972. 1st edition. Hardcover. Very near fine in like dustjacket, not price-clipped, very small pieces of restoration. The author's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Signed by her on a laid-in white card. First edition. Signed.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$185.00
Publisher: Random House, 1980
New York: Random House. Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1980. Limited Edition. Leather. Signed by the author, limited edition. . Signed.
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Welty, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$215.00
Publisher: Franklin Library, 1980
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1980. First edition. Signed by Welty as issued. Illustrated by Howard Rogers. "Special Message" by Welty for this edition. Gilt-stamped leather-covered boards, all edges gilt, satin pagemarker. Tissue insert for the signature page. "Notes from the Editors" booklet laid-in as issued. Bottom board edges just touched (not immediately apparent); otherwise, an unread copy in Fine condition. Signed by Author. Hardcover. Illus. by Howard Rogers. 8vo - over 7 3/4 "...
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Welty, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$290.00
Publisher: Franklin Library, 1980
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1980. First edition. Signed by Welty as issued. Illustrated by Howard Rogers. "Special Message" by Welty for this edition. Gilt-stamped, leather-covered boards, all edges gilt, satin pagemarker and tissue insert for the signature page. "Notes from the Editors" booklet laid-in as issued. In the publisher's original stiff paper case with gold foil label and foam padding. The foil lable has been lifted which caused a short tear and an abrasion under it on the...
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter - Excerpt
$300.00
8.5 x 11 inch 30 lb stock, tan. Opening paragraphs of the novel, beginning "A nurse held the door open for them." Signed by Welty. Fine condition.Signed by Author. Faircopy/Typescript. The image is of the actual faircopy described. Signed.Revere Books, ABAA & IOBA
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$350.00
ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House, 1972
Random House, 1972. First Edition (first printing). The tenth novel by the author of THE PONDER HEART and DELTA WEDDING, the story of a young woman who returns to her former Mississippi home and stays for a few days after the death and funeral of her father. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Fine/Near Fine. A small light spot to the otherwise clean topstain and a tiny bit of rubbing to the dust jacket spine. There is an unnecessary tape repair to the ISBN number at the bottom of the rear dust...
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$400.00
Publisher: Random House, 1972. First Limited Edition, 103/300, 1972
Random House, 1972. First Limited Edition, 103/300, 1972. First Limited Edition, 103/300. Owner's bookplate to front pastedown, else fine in near fine publisher's slipcase with faint wear to open edge. Signed by author Signed.
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WELTY, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$625.00
Publisher: Random House
New York: Random House, (1972). First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper with a small stain to the front panel. Welty's only Pulitzer Prize winner. This copy is SIGNED by the author on the title page. First edition. Signed.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$750.00
Publisher: Random House, 1972
Clean, tight book showing no flaws. Numbered slipcase bumped at top front corner, half-inch square sticker ghost bottom corner else fine. Random House New York 1972 1st Edition Hardback Cloth 8vo. 180 pp. Dark-red cloth, gilt spine. In publisher's slipcase. #260 of a signed, limited edition of 300. Increasingly scarce among this author's limited editions. First edition. Signed.
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Welty, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$750.00
Publisher: New York: Random House, [1972]
New York: Random House, [1972].. Gilt cloth. Fine in dust jacket with faint mark on lower panel. First edition, trade issue. Inscribed and signed by the author on the front free endsheet. POLK A19:1b. First edition. Signed.
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WELTY, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$850.00
Publisher: Random House, 1972
New York: Random House, 1972. First. hardcover. fine/fine. 8vo,cloth, d.w. New York: Random House, (1972). First Edition. Presentation copy to theater critic Howard Kissel, with his ownership signature. First edition. Signed.
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WELTY, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$1,875.00
Publisher: Random House
New York: Random House, (1972). First Edition. Hardcover. A few small stains to the top of the endpaper which has a faint paperclip impression. Cloth a tad soiled and rubbed. Near Fine in a Fine dustwrapper. A likely Review Copy of this Pulitzer Prize winner with compliments slip from a Random House representative laid in. More important, this copy is INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper to fellow writer Jonathan Carroll, author of THE LAND OF LAUGHS, BONES OF THE MOON,...
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Eudora WeltyThe Optimist's Daughter (Franklin Library Leather bound Signed Limited Edition)
$68.00
Publisher: Franklin Library, 1980
Used - Like New, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, SIGNED by Eudora Welty. Full leather with gilt on all sides. Like New condition, has not been read. Will ship fast!
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$55.00
Publisher: Franklin Library, 1980
Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library. As New. 1980. Limited Signed Edition; Signed by Author. Full-Leather. A special Limited Edition, SIGNED by AUTHOR Eudora Welty in As New condition; The Optimist's Daughter is a compact and inward-looking little novel, a Pulitzer Prize winner. The optimist in question is 71-year-old Judge McKelva, who has come to a New Orleans hospital from Mount Salus, Mississippi, complaining of a "disturbance" in his vision. To his daughter, Laurel, it's as rare for...
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Welty, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$215.00
Publisher: Franklin Library, 1980
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1980. First edition. Signed by Welty as issued. Illustrated by Howard Rogers. "Special Message" by Welty for this edition. Gilt-stamped leather-covered boards, all edges gilt, satin pagemarker. Tissue insert for the signature page. "Notes from the Editors" booklet laid-in as issued. Bottom board edges just touched (not immediately apparent); otherwise, an unread copy in Fine condition. Signed by Author. Hardcover. Illus. by Howard Rogers. 8vo - over 7 3/4 "...
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Welty, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$290.00
Publisher: Franklin Library, 1980
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1980. First edition. Signed by Welty as issued. Illustrated by Howard Rogers. "Special Message" by Welty for this edition. Gilt-stamped, leather-covered boards, all edges gilt, satin pagemarker and tissue insert for the signature page. "Notes from the Editors" booklet laid-in as issued. In the publisher's original stiff paper case with gold foil label and foam padding. The foil lable has been lifted which caused a short tear and an abrasion under it on the...
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter - Excerpt
$300.00
8.5 x 11 inch 30 lb stock, tan. Opening paragraphs of the novel, beginning "A nurse held the door open for them." Signed by Welty. Fine condition.Signed by Author. Faircopy/Typescript. The image is of the actual faircopy described. Signed.Revere Books, ABAA & IOBA
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimists Daughter
$45.00
Hardcover
Publisher: The Franklin Library, Franklin Center, 1980
Hardcover. New. A sharp, clean, unread copy, SIGNED by the author. Shipped in a Multi-D box to prevent corner-bumping. Danbom & Son Books is a member of the Rocky Mountain Antiquarian Booksellers Assn.; 8vo 8"-9" tall; Signed by Author.
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Welty, EudoraOptimists Daughter
$600.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House (NY), New York, 1972
First edition. First Edition. Hard cover. New in new dust jacket Signed by author A beautiful copy in a Brodart Dust Cover Jacket . Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 180 p. Audience: General/trade. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Never Read. An absolutely "Perfect" Copy for the Collector's Shelf. First edition. First Edition
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$57.60
Hardcover
Publisher: Fawcett Crest/ Fawcett Publications, Greenwich, CT, 1973
Used - Very Good. Paper binding. 208 pages. 6.9 x 4.1 in. Very Good with slight edge wear to covers; slight toning to some pages; browning starting on inside of covers. A cheap production, but INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$59.00
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Publisher: Franklin Library, Franklin Center, PA, 1980
Limited Signed Edition; Signed by Author. Full-Leather. Used - Fine/Like New As New. 8vo; [xxii], 194, [2] pages A special Limited Edition, SIGNED by AUTHOR Eudora Welty in As New condition; The Optimist's Daughter is a compact and inward-looking little novel, a Pulitzer Prize winner. The optimist in question is 71-year-old Judge McKelva, who has come to a New Orleans hospital from Mount Salus, Mississippi, complaining of a "disturbance" in his vision. To his daughter, Laurel, it's as rare...
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$103.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Franklin Library, Franklin Centre, 1978
Limited Edition. Leather. Used - Very Good Very Good No Dj. 8vo. Signed By the Author pp. [2] 190.1973 Pulitzer Prize. A Limited Edition. AEG attractive vine designs in gilt on covers, gilt lettering and designs on spine, 3 raised bands. franklin Library gold foil embossed label on second front end page, signed by Welty on the ffep. Limited Edition
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$125.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House
First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Very Good jacket. Inscribed and signed on title page by Author to previous owner. Very Good Condition! First Edition, second printing. NO remainder marks. From private collection. Text is clean, cover has light wear. Top page edge has a little tanning-100% Guaranteed. First Edition
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$225.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Franklin Library, Franklin Center, 1980
Hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed by Author First edition. Signed by Welty as issued. Illustrated by Howard Rogers. "Special Message" by Welty for this edition. Gilt-stamped leather-covered boards, all edges gilt, satin pagemarker. Tissue insert for the signature page. "Notes from the Editors" booklet laid-in as issued. Bottom board edges just touched (not immediately apparent); otherwise, an unread copy in Fine condition. The image is of the book described;...
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$300.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Franklin Library, Franklin Center, 1980
Hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed by Author First edition. Signed by Welty as issued. Illustrated by Howard Rogers. "Special Message" by Welty for this edition. Gilt-stamped, leather-covered boards, all edges gilt, satin pagemarker and tissue insert for the signature page. "Notes from the Editors" booklet laid-in as issued. In the publisher's original stiff paper case with gold foil label and foam padding. The foil lable has been lifted which caused a short...
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter-Excerpt
$300.00
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Used - Fine/Like New. Faircopy/Typescript. Signed by Author 8.5 x 11 inch 30 lb stock, tan. Opening paragraphs of the novel, beginning "A nurse held the door open for them. " Signed by Welty. Fine condition.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
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Hardcover, ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 0394480171. 8vo 8"-9" tall; 180 pages; Inscribed by Welty on the title page to Jere Real. Jere Real was a professor of Literature and Film at Lynchburg College; he coordinated visits and played host to the authors who appeared at the college for speaking and teaching engagements. He had a long acquaintance with Ms Welty. Solid neat copy in original dust jacket with $5.95 issue price intact to...
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$400.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, 1972
First. Hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New. First Limited Edition, 103/300. Maroon cloth, gilt to spine. Owner's bookplate to front pastedown, else fine in near fine publisher's slipcase with faint wear to open edge. Signed by author. First
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$625.00
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Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Good Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper with a small stain to the front panel. Welty's only Pulitzer Prize winner. This copy is SIGNED by the author on the title page. First Edition
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$850.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
First. hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New Fine in fine jacket. 8vo, cloth, d.w. New York: Random House, (1972). First Edition. Presentation copy to theater critic Howard Kissel, with his ownership signature. First
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$1,875.00
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Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Good A few small stains to the top of the endpaper which has a faint paperclip impression Cloth a tad soiled and rubbed Near Fine in a Fine dustwrapper. A likely Review Copy of this Pulitzer Prize winner with compliments slip from a Random House representative laid in. More important, this copy is INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper to fellow writer Jonathan Carroll, author of THE LAND OF LAUGHS, BONES OF THE MOON, and other novels....
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Welty, Eudora and Howard Rogers, illustratorThe Optimist's Daughter
$90.00
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Franklin Library, Franklin Center PA, 1980, LIMITED EDITION, 194 pages, SIGNED with tissue guard in place, message from author at front, red satin bookmark bound in, illustrated in b by Howard Rogers, endpapers of deep maroon moire fabric, 6"x 8. 75", hardcover, red leather with gilt titles and decorations, all page edges gilt, no dust jacket (as issued), contents clean and tight, book very good+ {This ornate volume seems to have been barely opened: its cloth bookmark is even still neatly in...
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WELTY, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$625.00
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Publisher: Random House, 1972
First Edition, Welty's only Pulitzer Prize winner. This copy is SIGNED by the author on the title page., Hardcover, Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper with a small stain to the front panel (Signed; Modern Firsts; Pulitzer Prize; Eudora Welty; First Editions, Signed, Pulitzer Prize, Women's Literature, Modern First Editions, Southern Literature)
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WELTY, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$1,875.00
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Publisher: Random House, 1972
First Edition, A likely Review Copy of this Pulitzer Prize winner with compliments slip from a Random House representative laid in. More important, this copy is INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper to fellow writer Jonathan Carroll, author of THE LAND OF LAUGHS, BONES OF THE MOON, and other novels., Hardcover, A few small stains to the top of the endpaper which has a faint paperclip impression. Cloth a tad soiled and rubbed. Near Fine in a Fine dustwrapper (Signed; Pulitzer Prize; Jonathan Carroll; Women's Literature; Review Copy; Southern Literature, Signed, Modern First Editions, Association Copy, Inscribed, Literature: American)
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$48.00
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Publisher: Greenwich, CT: Fawcett Crest/ Fawcett Publications, (1973)., 1973
Paper binding. 208 pages. 6.9 x 4.1 in. Very Good with slight edge wear to covers; slight toning to some pages; browning starting on inside of covers. A cheap production, but INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. (MODERN AMERICAN WOMEN SOUTHERN FICTION NOVELISTS NOVELS FIRST EDITIONS SIGNED)
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$59.00
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Publisher: Franklin Library, Franklin Center, PA, 1980
A special Limited Edition, SIGNED by AUTHOR Eudora Welty in As New condition; The Optimist's Daughter is a compact and inward-looking little novel, a Pulitzer Prize winner. The optimist in question is 71-year-old Judge McKelva, who has come to a New Orleans hospital from Mount Salus, Mississippi, complaining of a "disturbance" in his vision. To his daughter, Laurel, it's as rare for him to admit "self-concern" as it is for him to be sick, and she immediately flies down from Chicago to be by... (COLLECTIBLE RARE OUT-OF-PRINT FRANKLIN LEATHER AUTOGRAPHED)
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Welty, Eudora [Eudora Alice Welty], 1909-2001. Howard Rogers (illustrator). The Franklin Library.THE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER. The Franklin Library.
$60.00
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Publisher: Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1980., 1980
Franklin Library Limited Edition SIGNED BY EUDORA WELTY. Hardcover: H 22.25cm x L 15.5cm. Full maroon leather binding with vibrant gilt stamping to spine and boards; spine additionally decorated with three raised bands. A few spots of minor soiling to boards. All edges gilt but with several patches of slight flaking. Dark purple silk moire endpapers; sewn-in dark purple silk page marker. Welty's blue ink signature on second front flyleaf with laid-in tissue guard sheet. Interior pages are... (DECORATIVE BINDING DECORATED BINDINGS LEATHERBOUND FULL LEATHER BOUND MODERN AMERICAN LITERATURE NOVEL TWENTIETH 20TH CENTURY COLLECTED AUTHORS LITERARY FICTION FICTIONAL STORIES EUDORA WELTY SOUTHERN WRITER SOUTH JACKSON MISSISSIPPI DELTA SHORT STORY...)
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Welty, Eudora,THE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER.
$62.50
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Publisher: The Franklin Library,, Franklin Center, PA:, 1980
Very Fine, pristine condition. This is magnificent example of the art of publishing.a beautiful book and signed by Eudora Welty. Illustrated by Howard Rogers. Special message from the author. 194 pages. Full, red leather, with gilt tooled decorations, three raised bands on spine with gilt spine title and gilt embellisments in the compartments. All edges gilt, red moire end papers. attached silk ribbon page marker. This is a limited edition that has been signed by the author on the front free... (( NOVELS/ FICTION/ FINE BINDINGS/ LEATHER/ PRESS BOOKS))
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$65.00
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Publisher: The Franklin Library, 1980
signed by Eudora Welty. tissue missing. first white endpage embossed. feels unopened/uncracked. a very stiff binding. crisp, clean, tight. a very nice copy (EUDORA WELTY MODERN LITERATURE FICTION)
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter (Signed)
$75.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Franklin Library, Franklin Center PA, 1980
Limited edition, SIGNED by Welty on the first free endpaper, with tissue guard. Fully bound in genuine leather (unlike later FL editions) with gold stamped red leather boards, raised bands on spine, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, and satin ribbon. Winner of 1973 Pulitzer Prize. A few spots on top edge gilt, else fine. 194pp. A very tight unread copy. Domestic shipping includes tracking.
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WELTY EUDORATHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$86.13
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1992
7th Printing. A fine copy in like D/W. Inscribed by the Author on the title page: For Elizabeth Wells-Browne,/ with very good wishes, Eudora Welty/ October 15, 1974.
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Welty, Eudora and Howard Rogers, illustratorThe Optimist's Daughter
$90.00
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Publisher: Franklin Library, Franklin Center PA, 1980, LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED, hardcover, (VG+/no dj),, 1980
Franklin Library, Franklin Center PA, 1980, LIMITED EDITION, 194 pages, SIGNED with tissue guard in place, message from author at front, red satin bookmark bound in, illustrated in b&w by Howard Rogers, endpapers of deep maroon moire fabric, 6"x 8.75", hardcover, red leather with gilt titles and decorations, all page edges gilt, no dust jacket (as issued), contents clean and tight, book very good+ {This ornate volume seems to have been barely opened: its cloth bookmark is even still neatly... (ILLUSTRATED, HOWARD ROGERS, LITERATURE, FICTION, CLASSICS, MINT, AUTOGRAPHE D,)
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$95.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House, NY, 1972
Near Fine hardcover in a Very Good+ dust jacket. SIGNED by Welty on the title page. The dust jacket has light water damage to the lower edge of the spine and a small blemish below the title on the front cover. The book's boards are lightly bumped by the upper and lower spine. The interior text is clean and crisp. A very attractive copy. 180 pp. (FICTION, LITERATURE)
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$100.00
Hardcover
Publisher: The Franklin Library
B003XESWMI FINE. SIGNED.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$125.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House, 1972
Inscribed and signed on title page by Author to previous owner. Very Good Condition! First Edition, second printing. NO remainder marks. From private collection. Text is clean, cover has light wear. Top page edge has a little tanning - 100% Guaranteed.
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Welty, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$185.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: New York: Random House, 1972, 1972
NF/NF STATED FIRST EDITION. SIGNATURE of Ms. Welty on card attached to f.f.e.p. 18 pp. 8vo.
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WELTY, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$189.49
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, 1972, 1972
1st edition. Hardcover. Very near fine in like dustjacket, not price-clipped, very small pieces of restoration. The author's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Signed by her on a laid-in white card.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$200.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House, N Y., 1972
Book has minimal front cover ,stain, jacket no major defects ,signed by author on title page (WELTY ,SIGNED)
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$200.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Franklin Library, Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, 1980
Finely bound in full leather complete with tissue-guard. Very Fine in publisher's original shipping box. Notes From the Editors Booklet included. (AUTHOR SIGNED FRANKLIN LIBRARY COLLECTOR'S EDITION FINE BINDING FICTION LITERATURE)
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Welty, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$225.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Franklin Library, Franklin Center, 1980
First edition. Signed by Welty as issued. Illustrated by Howard Rogers. "Special Message" by Welty for this edition. Gilt-stamped leather-covered boards, all edges gilt, satin pagemarker. Tissue insert for the signature page. "Notes from the Editors" booklet laid-in as issued. Bottom board edges just touched (not immediately apparent); otherwise, an unread copy in Fine condition. (SIGNED FIRST EDITION)
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Welty, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$300.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Franklin Library, Franklin Center, 1980
First edition. Signed by Welty as issued. Illustrated by Howard Rogers. "Special Message" by Welty for this edition. Gilt-stamped, leather-covered boards, all edges gilt, satin pagemarker and tissue insert for the signature page. "Notes from the Editors" booklet laid-in as issued. In the publisher's original stiff paper case with gold foil label and foam padding. The foil lable has been lifted which caused a short tear and an abrasion under it on the carton. The book and booklet are unread... (SIGNED FIRST EDITION)
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter - Excerpt
$300.00
Softcover
8.5 x 11 inch 30 lb stock, tan. Opening paragraphs of the novel, beginning "A nurse held the door open for them." Signed by Welty. Fine condition.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$325.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 180 pages; Inscribed by Welty on the title page to Jere Real. Jere Real was a professor of Literature and Film at Lynchburg College; he coordinated visits and played host to the authors who appeared at the college for speaking and teaching engagements. He had a long acquaintance with Ms Welty. Solid neat copy in original dust jacket with $5.95 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. A few tiny pin-head sized spots to the brown top stain. Binding ever so slightly cocked...
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$350.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House, 1972
First Edition (first printing). The tenth novel by the author of THE PONDER HEART and DELTA WEDDING, the story of a young woman who returns to her former Mississippi home and stays for a few days after the death and funeral of her father. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Fine/Near Fine. A small light spot to the otherwise clean topstain and a tiny bit of rubbing to the dust jacket spine. There is an unnecessary tape repair to the ISBN number at the bottom of the rear dust jacket panel.... (GENERAL LITERARY FICTION; SOUTHERN)
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$375.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Franklin Library, 1980
LIMITED EDITION specially bound by the Franklin Library. This copy is SIGNED by Eudora Welty. A beautiful copy. The book is in wonderful shape and appears unread. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a superb copy SIGNED by the author in collector's condition. Includes an acetate cover protecting the book.
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Welty, Eudora.The Optimist's Daughter.
$400.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House,, 1972
First Limited Edition, 103/300. Maroon cloth, gilt to spine. Owner's bookplate to front pastedown, else fine in near fine publisher's slipcase with faint wear to open edge. Signed by author. (FIRST EDITIONS, SIGNED, GIFT)
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$500.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House, 1972
New York: Random House, (1972). First edition stated and with number line to "2", as is proper for Random House firsts. PRESENTATION REVIEW copy, in attractive condition. Inscribed in 1977 on the title page by Miss Welty to the editor of The Faulkner Newletter. Light foxing to binding; minor ridge to spine. Interior in fine condition. We have left the discreet ownership signature (in pencil) standing on the rear pastedown, as it is part of the nice association. Little crease at foot of dj...
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$500.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House, 1972, 1972
Published in New York by Random House in 1972. First edition. Copyright page states "FIRST EDITION." INSCRIBED by the author on the front free end-paper: "For Lucy Rembert Butler / with many good wishes / and in old affection, / Eudora Welty." Book near fine, with some spotting on spine and boards, dated by previous owner on the ffep. DJ near fine, with slight rubbing at spine ends, very slight fading on spine, price-clipped. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item.
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WELTY, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$625.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House (1972), New York, 1972
Welty's only Pulitzer Prize winner. This copy is SIGNED by the author on the title page. Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper with a small stain to the front panel (SIGNED; MODERN FIRSTS; PULITZER PRIZE; EUDORA WELTY; FIRST EDITIONS)
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Welty, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER.
$650.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
Presentation copy signed and inscribed by the author to her good friend Willie Spann: "To Willie / with love from Eudora / 1972." Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and signed and inscribed in the year of publication. Bump to front corner. (PULITZER PRIZE, SOUTHERN LITERATURE, PRESENTATION COPY)
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$750.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394480171
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
Clean, tight book showing no flaws. Numbered slipcase bumped at top front corner, half-inch square sticker ghost bottom corner else fine. Cloth 8vo. 180 pp. Dark-red cloth, gilt spine. In publisher's slipcase. #260 of a signed, limited edition of 300. Increasingly scarce among this author's limited editions.
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WELTY, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$850.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
Presentation copy to theater critic Howard Kissel, with his ownership signature. 8vo,cloth, d.w. New York: Random House, (1972). First Edition.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$950.00
Hardcover
Publisher: The Franklin Library, 1980
Published in Pennsylvania by the Franklin Library in 1980. Limited edition. Signed by the author. Leather-bound, with decorative endpapers, gold gilt cover designs and page edges, and a satin ribbon page marker. Booklet with editors' notes laid-in. Book fine. No DJ, as issued.
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Welty, EudoraThe Optimist's Daughter
$1,250.00
Hardcover, ISBN 039448018X
Publisher: Random House, 1972
SIGNED LIMITED EDITION. This copy is SIGNED by Eudora Welty. This is number 112 of 300 copies printed. A superb copy. The book appears UNREAD and the ORIGINAL cloth is in great shape with NO fading. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a wonderful copy with the publisher's slipcase SIGNED by the author. We buy SIGNED Welty First Editions.
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WELTY, EudoraTHE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER
$1,875.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House (1972), New York, 1972
A likely Review Copy of this Pulitzer Prize winner with compliments slip from a Random House representative laid in. More important, this copy is INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper to fellow writer Jonathan Carroll, author of THE LAND OF LAUGHS, BONES OF THE MOON, and other novels. A few small stains to the top of the endpaper which has a faint paperclip impression. Cloth a tad soiled and rubbed. Near Fine in a Fine dustwrapper (SIGNED; PULITZER PRIZE; JONATHAN CARROLL; WOMEN'S LITERATURE; REVIEW COPY; SOUTHERN LITERATURE)
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