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Porter, Katherine AnneSHIP OF FOOLS
$300.00
Publisher: Little, Brown, 1962
Boston and Toronto: Little, Brown, 1962. First edition [SIGNED]. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, black spine with orange text; HB, yellow cloth spine with red titles; INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, half-title page; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 497 pp.; dj, [BRO-DART]; minor chipping, wear, and tears; else very good; -INSERT: A recipe for Mole Poblana, typed on onion skin paper by author to accompany this book in a recipe exchange with her neighbor, Mrs. Carolyn Goldinger. Shelved in Case #8....
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$325.00
Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1962
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1962 First edition, first printing. Signed by Porter on the half title page. Very good in a very good unclipped jacket with some wear, chips and a few short tears.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Signed.
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PORTER, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$400.00
Publisher: Little, Brown
Boston: Little, Brown. (1962). First. First edition. Fine in very near fine dustwrapper with a short tear, and a finger puncture in the front gutter. Signed by the author on the half-title. Basis for the 1965 Stanley Kramer-directed film featuring a wonderful cast including Vivien Leigh, Simone Signoret, Jose Ferrer, Lee Marvin, Oskar Werner, Elizabeth Ashley, George Segal, and Michael Dunn, among others. The film won a couple of Oscars, and was nominated for several more including Best...
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PORTER, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$500.00
Publisher: Little Brown
Boston: Little Brown. (1962). Signed by the author. Fine in a fine dust jacket with maybe a hint of rubbing to the lower spine. A very attractive copy of the book that will probably stand as her greatest achievement. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition. Signed.
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PORTER, Katherine AnneSIGNED PHOTOGRAPH of the SHIP OF FOOLS
$1,500.00
1971
3 July 1971. Framed Photograph. Near Fine, can be shipped without frame. Photographic 8" x 10" copy print produced by the Peabody Museum of Salem of the ship that served as the model for the vessel in Porter's acclaimed novel SHIP OF FOOLS. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Porter. In full: "For Robert Forrest: This ship, Nord Deutscher Lloyd 'Werra' is the original of my ship 'Vera' in 'Ship of Fools.' The novel is based on my diary of my first voyage to Europe. I sailed with her from Vera Cruz,...
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Porter, Katherine AnneSHIP OF FOOLS.
$100.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0436378000
Publisher: ATLANTIC-LITTLE, BROWN. BOSTON 1962, 1962
Fine in a Nf. dj. (1/2"-inch tear & light shelfwear at base of spine on dj.) Laid-ino the book loosely is a plain white index card SIGNED by actor George Segal who played the part of 'David' in the 1965 film adaptation directed by Stanley Kramer. (O), Fine; First Edition (Modern Literature/books Into Films/katherine Anne Porter/213 213)
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PORTER, Katherine AnneTyped Manuscript Signed: SHIP OF FOOLS
$150.00
1977
PORTER, Katherine Anne. Typed Manuscript Signed. A one-page, faircopy typescript from the opening chapter of her novel Ship Of Fools, "Embarkation, I." Inscribed by Porter: For Alan L.Fox, Katherine Anne Porter. Saturday, January 29, 1977. (STOCK SOUTHERN MANUSCRIPT SGND)
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PORTER, Katherine AnneSIGNED PHOTOGRAPH of the SHIP OF FOOLS
$1,875.00
1971
Photographic 8" x 10" copy print produced by the Peabody Museum of Salem of the ship that served as the model for the vessel in Porter's acclaimed novel SHIP OF FOOLS. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Porter. In full: "For Robert Forrest: This ship, Nord Deutscher Lloyd 'Werra' is the original of my ship 'Vera' in 'Ship of Fools.' The novel is based on my diary of my first voyage to Europe. I sailed with her from Vera Cruz, Mexico, August 22 to Bremerhaven, Germany, September 17, 1931. Bon Voyage!... (Signed; Literary Autographs; Literature: American, Signed, Modern First Editions, Literary Autographs, Signed Photograph, Literature: American)
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$7.50
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Little, Brown and Company. Hardcover. B000H5B21O stated first edition; no dust jacket. owner inscribed, uncut pages, slight stains on pages . Very Good. First edition. Signed.
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$95.00
Boston, Little, Brown, 1962, hardcover, first edition stated, Very Good in Good+ dustjacket, Signed by Ms. Porter on the title page. Straight, tight and clean, previous owner signature. Dustjacket unclipped with original price, chipped at extremities, in new Brodart sleeve. First edition. Signed.West of Eden Books
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Porter, Katherine AnneSHIP OF FOOLS
$100.00
ISBN 0436378000
Publisher: ATLANTIC-LITTLE, BROWN. BOSTON 1962, 1962
ATLANTIC-LITTLE, BROWN. BOSTON 1962. Fine. 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. 0436378000 . Fine in a Nf. dj. (1/2"-inch tear & light shelfwear at base of spine on dj.) Laid-ino the book loosely is a plain white index card SIGNED by actor George Segal who played the part of 'David' in the 1965 film adaptation directed by Stanley Kramer. (O) . First edition. Signed.
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip Of Fools (Signed)
$195.00
Publisher: LITTLE BROWN, 1962
BOSTON: LITTLE BROWN, 1962. Cloth. Fine/Very Good. First Printing 1962. A handsome copy in fine condition in a near fine dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page-signature only. Light toning to the gold cloth boards and text block only-otherwise tight, square and unmarked. The dustjacket is price clipped and has minor edgewear, one small chip to the upper front cover and at spine. Otherwise a bright and unfaded dustjacket. Made into a Stanley Kramer movie, "Ship Of...
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Katherine Anne PorterShip of Fools
$225.00
Publisher: Little, Brown, 1962
Little, Brown, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Signed. Flat SIGNED by Katherine Anne Porter on the half title page. The volume is lightly shelf worn and bumped at the corners. The unclipped dust jacket is nicked at the corners, lightly rubbed at the spine ends, and has a 3/16" closed tear at the top rear spine fold. The jacket is now sleeved in mylar. First edition. Signed.
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of fools
$280.00
Publisher: Little, Brown, & Co., 1962
Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1962. First edition (stated). Hardcover. Corners very slightly bumped, barely worn spine head/foot, bright pages in tight binding. Near fine to Near fine(-).. Octavo in dark DJ (black spine) in brodart; 497 p; 22 cm. Inscribed and signed by author. || Forty-eight first-class passengers and nine hundred Spaniards in steerage on a passenger-freighter crossing from Mexico to Germany in 1931 are traveling on a life voyage. || Psychological fiction. First edition....
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Porter, Katherine AnneSHIP OF FOOLS
$300.00
Publisher: Little, Brown, 1962
Boston and Toronto: Little, Brown, 1962. First edition [SIGNED]. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, black spine with orange text; HB, yellow cloth spine with red titles; INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, half-title page; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 497 pp.; dj, [BRO-DART]; minor chipping, wear, and tears; else very good; -INSERT: A recipe for Mole Poblana, typed on onion skin paper by author to accompany this book in a recipe exchange with her neighbor, Mrs. Carolyn Goldinger. Shelved in Case #8....
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$325.00
Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1962
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1962 First edition, first printing. Signed by Porter on the half title page. Very good in a very good unclipped jacket with some wear, chips and a few short tears.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Signed.
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PORTER, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$400.00
Publisher: Little, Brown
Boston: Little, Brown. (1962). First. First edition. Fine in very near fine dustwrapper with a short tear, and a finger puncture in the front gutter. Signed by the author on the half-title. Basis for the 1965 Stanley Kramer-directed film featuring a wonderful cast including Vivien Leigh, Simone Signoret, Jose Ferrer, Lee Marvin, Oskar Werner, Elizabeth Ashley, George Segal, and Michael Dunn, among others. The film won a couple of Oscars, and was nominated for several more including Best...
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PORTER, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$500.00
Publisher: Little Brown
Boston: Little Brown. (1962). Signed by the author. Fine in a fine dust jacket with maybe a hint of rubbing to the lower spine. A very attractive copy of the book that will probably stand as her greatest achievement. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition. Signed.
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools - Together With Handwritten Letter
$550.00
Publisher: Atlantic - Little, Brown, 1962
Atlantic - Little, Brown, 1962. First Edition (first printing). The only full-length novel by the acclaimed author of FLOWERING JUDAS and PALE HORSE, PALE RIDER, the bestselling story based on her reminiscences of a 1931 ocean cruise which she took from Vera Cruz to Germany. Basis for the film. Fine/Near Fine - very minor toning to the front dust jacket flap and incidental crimping to the foot of the dust jacket spine. Together with a one-page handwritten letter from Porter dated "Christmas...
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PORTER, Katherine AnneShip Of Fools
$603.56
Publisher: Boston & Toronto: Little, Brown and Company,, 1962
Boston & Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1962. Octavo. Original yellow cloth, titles to spine and upper board in red, red patterned endpapers. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in the very lightly rubbed jacket with slightly faded spine panel. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the half-title "For Samuel S. Goldberg, Katherine Anne Porter". First edition. Signed.
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools (Signed First Edition)
$750.00
Publisher: Atlantic-Little, Brown, 1962
Boston: Atlantic-Little, Brown. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1962. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. SIGNED and warmly inscribed in the year of publication: "For ___________, Remembering the battle of Pigeon Cove, but we won!" Porter lived for many years in Pigeon Cove, Massachusetts, and we assume the dedicatee was a neighbor and friend. Also laid in are two postcards sent to the dedicatee by Porter while traveling in Europe. The novel that made Porter's reputation, and her...
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PORTER, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$764.51
Publisher: Boston & Toronto: Little, Brown and Company,, 1962
Boston & Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1962. Octavo. Original yellow cloth, titles to spine and author's name to upper board in red, patterned endpapers. With the dust jacket. In a blue cloth slipcase and chemise. An excellent copy in the dust jacket with a little light rubbing along the edge of the upper panel. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the half-title "To David Battan with every good wish – Happy Christmas and New Year! Katherine Anne Porter. 1 December...
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PORTER, Katherine AnneSIGNED PHOTOGRAPH of the SHIP OF FOOLS
$1,875.00
1971
3 July 1971. Framed Photograph. Near Fine, can be shipped without frame. Photographic 8" x 10" copy print produced by the Peabody Museum of Salem of the ship that served as the model for the vessel in Porter's acclaimed novel SHIP OF FOOLS. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Porter. In full: "For Robert Forrest: This ship, Nord Deutscher Lloyd 'Werra' is the original of my ship 'Vera' in 'Ship of Fools.' The novel is based on my diary of my first voyage to Europe. I sailed with her from Vera Cruz,...
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Porter, Katherine Anne.SHIP OF FOOLS.
$100.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0436378000
Publisher: ATLANTIC-LITTLE, BROWN. BOSTON 1962, 1962
Used - Fine. Fine in a Nf. dj. (1/2"-inch tear & light shelfwear at base of spine on dj.) Laid-ino the book loosely is a plain white index card SIGNED by actor George Segal who played the part of 'David' in the 1965 film adaptation directed by Stanley Kramer. (O); includes dustjacket (MODERN LITERATURE/BOOKS INTO FILMS/KATHERINE ANNE PORTER/213)
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PORTER, Katherine AnneTyped Manuscript Signed: SHIP OF FOOLS
$150.00
1977
Used. PORTER, Katherine Anne. Typed Manuscript Signed. A one-page, faircopy typescript from the opening chapter of her novel Ship Of Fools, "Embarkation, I." Inscribed by Porter: For Alan L.Fox, Katherine Anne Porter. Saturday, January 29, 1977. $150.00.
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip Of Fools (Signed)
$195.00
Hardcover
Publisher: LITTLE BROWN, BOSTON, 1962
Used - Fine. First Printing 1962. A handsome copy in fine condition in a near fine dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page---signature only. Light toning to the gold cloth boards and text block only--otherwise tight, square and unmarked. The dustjacket is price clipped and has minor edgewear, one small chip to the upper front cover and at spine. Otherwise a bright and unfaded dustjacket. Made into a Stanley Kramer movie, "Ship Of Fools" is Porter's crowning... (FICTION)
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Katherine Anne PorterShip of Fools
$200.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Little Brown and Co., Boston, 1962
Used - Fine. First Edition 8vo Inscribed by the Author. A Fine Book in a Very Good DJ with small closedTear top of Spine.; includes dustjacket
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Porter, Katherine Anne.SHIP OF FOOLS.
$224.25
Hardcover
Publisher: Little, Brown: Boston, 1962
Used. 8.5 x 5.75, cloth, 497 pp, bookplate, corners bumped, covers rubbed. FIRST ED, WITH FULLY SIGNED AND DATED (1965) QUOTATION IN HER HAND FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TIPPED-IN. (LITERATURE ***)
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Katherine Anne PorterShip of Fools
$225.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Little, Brown, 1962
Used - Near Fine. Flat SIGNED by Katherine Anne Porter on the half title page. The volume is lightly shelf worn and bumped at the corners. The unclipped dust jacket is nicked at the corners, lightly rubbed at the spine ends, and has a 3/16" closed tear at the top rear spine fold. The jacket is now sleeved in mylar.; includes dustjacket (FIRST EDITION SIGNED)
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of fools
$280.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Little, Brown, & Co., Boston, 1962
Used. Octavo in dark DJ (black spine) in brodart; 497 p; 22 cm. Corners very slightly bumped, barely worn spine head/foot, bright pages in tight binding. Near fine to Near fine(-). Inscribed and signed by author. || Forty-eight first-class passengers and nine hundred Spaniards in steerage on a passenger-freighter crossing from Mexico to Germany in 1931 are traveling on a life voyage. || Psychological fiction.; includes dustjacket
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Porter, Katherine AnneSHIP OF FOOLS
$300.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Little, Brown, Boston and Toronto, 1962
Used. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, black spine with orange text; HB, yellow cloth spine with red titles; INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, half-title page; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 497 pp.; dj, [BRO-DART]; minor chipping, wear, and tears; else very good; ---INSERT: A recipe for Mole Poblana, typed on onion skin paper by author to accompany this book in a recipe exchange with her neighbor, Mrs. Carolyn Goldinger. Shelved in Case #8. Dupont.; includes dustjacket
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$325.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1962
Used - Very Good. First edition, first printing. Signed by Porter on the half title page. Very good in a very good unclipped jacket with some wear, chips and a few short tears.
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PORTER, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$400.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Little, Brown, Boston, 1962
Used. First edition. Fine in very near fine dustwrapper with a short tear, and a finger puncture in the front gutter. Signed by the author on the half-title. Basis for the 1965 Stanley Kramer-directed film featuring a wonderful cast including Vivien Leigh, Simone Signoret, Jose Ferrer, Lee Marvin, Oskar Werner, Elizabeth Ashley, George Segal, and Michael Dunn, among others. The film won a couple of Oscars, and was nominated for several more including Best Picture. A nice copy of the author's...
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PORTER, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Little Brown, Boston, 1962
Used. Signed by the author. Fine in a fine dust jacket with maybe a hint of rubbing to the lower spine. A very attractive copy of the book that will probably stand as her greatest achievement.; includes dustjacket (NOISBN SIGNED)
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PORTER, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Atlantic-Little Brown, Boston, 1962
Used. Hardcover. First edition. A fine book in a near fine dust jacket. The story of a German freighter-passenger ship on voyage form Mexico to Germany in 1931. The lives of he passengers are entangled in the events of the day as Germany and the world march toward war. Signed by the author on the title page.; includes dustjacket (GERMANY, MEXICO, WORLD WAR II, SHIPS.)
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$525.00
Publisher: Atlantic- Little , Brown, New York, 1962
Used - Fine. Signed and dated 'Kathherine Anne Porter/ 1 June 1962/ Washington D C ' on the half title page. Publication date was April 2, 1962 per promotional postcard laid in. Mylar-protected dust wrapper is unclipped($6.95), unfaded and unrubbed with a very slight wrinkling at base of spine; otherwise fine. Included in the 1999 Callil/Toibin publication THE 200 BEST NOVELS IN ENGLISH SINCE 1950. Considered to be the Pulitzer Prize-winning author's masterpiece. A rare copy signed by the...
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools -- Together With Handwritten Letter
$550.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Atlantic - Little, Brown, 1962
Used - Fine. First Edition (first printing). The only full-length novel by the acclaimed author of FLOWERING JUDAS and PALE HORSE, PALE RIDER, the bestselling story based on her reminiscences of a 1931 ocean cruise which she took from Vera Cruz to Germany. Basis for the film. Fine/Near Fine -- very minor toning to the front dust jacket flap and incidental crimping to the foot of the dust jacket spine. Together with a one-page handwritten letter from Porter dated "Christmas Day, 1952, New... (GENERAL LITERARY FICTION)
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PORTER, Katherine Anne.Ship Of Fools.
$608.07
Publisher: Boston & Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1962, 1962
Used. Octavo. Original yellow cloth, titles to spine and upper board in red, red patterned endpapers. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in the very lightly rubbed jacket with slightly faded spine panel. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the half-title "For Samuel S. Goldberg, Katherine Anne Porter". (LITERATURE AMERICAN MODERN AUTOGRAPHS & SIGNED BOOKS INSCRIBED, OR WITH LETTER)
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools (Signed First Edition)
$750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Atlantic-Little, Brown, Boston, 1962
Used - Near Fine. SIGNED and warmly inscribed in the year of publication: "For ___________, Remembering the battle of Pigeon Cove, but we won!" Porter lived for many years in Pigeon Cove, Massachusetts, and we assume the dedicatee was a neighbor and friend. Also laid in are two postcards sent to the dedicatee by Porter while traveling in Europe. The novel that made Porter's reputation, and her only long work. Basis of the excellent Stanley Kramer film, starring Vivian Leigh, Simon Signoret,... (FICTION MOVIE TIE-IN)
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PORTER, Katherine Anne.Ship of Fools.
$770.22
Publisher: Boston & Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1962, 1962
Used. Octavo. Original yellow cloth, titles to spine and author's name to upper board in red, patterned endpapers. With the dust jacket. In a blue cloth slipcase and chemise. An excellent copy in the dust jacket with a little light rubbing along the edge of the upper panel. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the half-title "To David Battan with every good wish – Happy Christmas and New Year! Katherine Anne Porter. 1 December 1966, Washington D. C." She has also drawn... (LITERATURE AMERICAN MODERN AUTOGRAPHS & SIGNED BOOKS INSCRIBED, OR WITH LETTER)
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PORTER, Katherine AnneSIGNED PHOTOGRAPH of the SHIP OF FOOLS
$1,875.00
Publisher: 3 July 1971, 1971
Used. Photographic 8" x 10" copy print produced by the Peabody Museum of Salem of the ship that served as the model for the vessel in Porter's acclaimed novel SHIP OF FOOLS. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Porter. In full: "For Robert Forrest: This ship, Nord Deutscher Lloyd 'Werra' is the original of my ship 'Vera' in 'Ship of Fools.' The novel is based on my diary of my first voyage to Europe. I sailed with her from Vera Cruz, Mexico, August 22 to Bremerhaven, Germany, September 17, 1931. Bon... (SIGNED; LITERARY AUTOGRAPHS; LITERATURE: AMERICAN)
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$10.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1962
1. Hard Cover. Used - Very Good Near Fine with no dust jacket. Full yellow cloth, red lettering and decoration on spine, red rendering of author's signature on front cover, fore edge deckle, marbled endpapers. Volume shows mild shelf wear, spine very lightly sunned, else fine. NEAR FINE. 8vo 8"-9" tall. xiii, 497 pp. 1
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Porter, Katherine AnnShip of Fools
$90.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Atlantic Montly Press Book Little Brown, 1962
First Edition. Hard Cover. Used - Very Good Very Good Good. 8vo Signed by Author Item Description, Hardcover Very Good Condition. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. Jacket worn and chipped at the edges. Previous name and date inside ff Signed by Porter 21 April 1976. First Edition
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools (Signed)
$195.00
Hardcover
Publisher: LITTLE BROWN, BOSTON, 1962
Cloth. Used - Fine/Like New Fine in Very Good jacket. Signed by Author(s) First Printing 1962. A handsome copy in fine condition in a near fine dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page---signature only. Light toning to the gold cloth boards and text block only--otherwise tight, square and unmarked. The dustjacket is price clipped and has minor edgewear, one small chip to the upper front cover and at spine. Otherwise a bright and unfaded dustjacket. Made into a Stanley...
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$252.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Little, Brown, & Co, Boston, 1962
First edition (stated). Hardcover. Used - Good Corners very slightly bumped barely worn spine head foot bright pages in tight binding Near fine to Near fine . Octavo in dark DJ (black spine) in brodart; 497 p; 22 cm. Inscribed and signed by author. || Forty-eight first-class passengers and nine hundred Spaniards in steerage on a passenger-freighter crossing from Mexico to Germany in 1931 are traveling on a life voyage. || Psychological fiction. First edition (stated)
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of fools.
$275.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Little, Brown, Boston, 1962
First edition. . Hard cover. Used - Very Good Very good in very good dust jacket Signed by author Binding is yellow cloth with red lettering Binding is tight clean and straight Dust jacket has tiny creases at spine top and bottom There are no prior owner markings or notations . Porter began work on this novel in 1941 and after 20 years was published at age 72. It was her only novel. First edition.
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$300.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Little, Brown, Boston and Toronto, 1962
First edition [SIGNED]. Used - Very Good. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, black spine with orange text; HB, yellow cloth spine with red titles; INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, half-title page; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 497 pp.; dj, [BRO-DART]; minor chipping, wear, and tears; else very good; ---INSERT: A recipe for Mole Poblana, typed on onion skin paper by author to accompany this book in a recipe exchange with her neighbor, Mrs. Carolyn Goldinger. Shelved in Case #8. Dupont. First edition...
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$325.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1962
1st Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good. Signed by Author(s) First edition, first printing. Signed by Porter on the half title page. Very good in a very good unclipped jacket with some wear, chips and a few short tears. 1st Edition
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$400.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Little, Brown, Boston, 1962
First. Used - Very Good. First edition. Fine in very near fine dustwrapper with a short tear, and a finger puncture in the front gutter. Signed by the author on the half-title. Basis for the 1965 Stanley Kramer-directed film featuring a wonderful cast including Vivien Leigh, Simone Signoret, Jose Ferrer, Lee Marvin, Oskar Werner, Elizabeth Ashley, George Segal, and Michael Dunn, among others. The film won a couple of Oscars, and was nominated for several more including Best Picture. A nice...
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Little Brown, Boston, 1962
First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Fine dust jacket. Signed by the author. Fine in a fine dust jacket with maybe a hint of rubbing to the lower spine. A very attractive copy of the book that will probably stand as her greatest achievement. First Edition
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$622.04
Hardcover
Publisher: Boston & Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1962
Used - Very Good. Octavo. Original yellow cloth, titles to spine and upper board in red, red patterned endpapers. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in the very lightly rubbed jacket with slightly faded spine panel. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the half-title "For Samuel S. Goldberg, Katherine Anne Porter".
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$785.26
Hardcover
Publisher: Boston & Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1962
Used - Very Good. Octavo. Original yellow cloth, titles to spine and author's name to upper board in red, patterned endpapers. With the dust jacket. In a blue cloth slipcase and chemise. An excellent copy in the dust jacket with a little light rubbing along the edge of the upper panel. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the half-title "To David Battan with every good wish – Happy Christmas and New Year! Katherine Anne Porter. 1 December 1966, Washington D. C." She has...
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Porter, Katherine AnneShip Of Fools (Signed)
$195.00
Publisher: LITTLE BROWN, 1962
BOSTON: LITTLE BROWN, 1962. Cloth. Fine/Very Good. First Printing 1962. A handsome copy in fine condition in a near fine dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page-signature only. Light toning to the gold cloth boards and text block only-otherwise tight, square and unmarked. The dustjacket is price clipped and has minor edgewear, one small chip to the upper front cover and at spine. Otherwise a bright and unfaded dustjacket. Made into a Stanley Kramer movie, "Ship Of...
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PORTER, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$400.00
Publisher: Little, Brown
Boston: Little, Brown. (1962). First. First edition. Fine in very near fine dustwrapper with a short tear, and a finger puncture in the front gutter. Signed by the author on the half-title. Basis for the 1965 Stanley Kramer-directed film featuring a wonderful cast including Vivien Leigh, Simone Signoret, Jose Ferrer, Lee Marvin, Oskar Werner, Elizabeth Ashley, George Segal, and Michael Dunn, among others. The film won a couple of Oscars, and was nominated for several more including Best...
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PORTER, Katherine AnneShip of Fools
$500.00
Publisher: Little Brown
Boston: Little Brown. (1962). Signed by the author. Fine in a fine dust jacket with maybe a hint of rubbing to the lower spine. A very attractive copy of the book that will probably stand as her greatest achievement. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition. Signed.
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