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Naked in Garden Hills [*SIGNED* twice]

By: Crews, Harry

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition (2nd state)

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17180

ISBN: NO

Condition: Very Good in Good dj


[shelfwear to book covers at top and bottom edges, spine slightly turned; jacket moderately soiled, wrinkling and a few tiny tears at edges, two faint price-sticker shadows on front panel, rubbing/scuffing to spine]. SIGNED twice by the author, on a card affixed to the ffep and again on the title page. The author's second novel, set in "a corrupted paraside, the Florida-peninsula town of Garden Hills, which once flourished as the site of the world's largest phosphate mine and now is nearly abandoned, decrepit." The book is the second state (two dots at bottom of copyright page), as i... View more info

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Car [*SIGNED* twice]

By: Crews, Harry

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17176

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dj


[solid clean copy, a couple of very shallow dents to bottom edges of boards, minor scrunching at fore-edge of a few pages; jacket shows a bit of wrinkling, no tears or chips]. SIGNED by the author, on a card affixed to the ffep, and SIGNED again on the title page. A gruesomely funny novel about a guy who agrees to eat a car (a 1971 Ford Maverick, if you must know), half an ounce at a time, in a hotel lobby, with a national TV hookup. Crews has his finger on the pulse (or the throttle) of America's love affair with the automobile, and spins an outrageous yet entirely plausible satire, that f... View more info

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The Mulching of America

By: Crews, Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: (c.1995)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17642

ISBN: 0-684-80934-6

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dj


[nice tight clean copy, essentially as new with no signficant wear to book; jacket shows just a trace of wear at bottom of rear panel, nothing to call the book police about]. Hilarious black comedy about a Miami-based door-to-door salesman for Soaps for Life, who's determined to win this year's annual sales contest -- "the Cadillac, the trip to Disney World, and the $2,000 in cash." Problem is, he has to beat "the Boss himself, who always outsells his own salesmen, just to show them who's boss." View more info