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    Four First Editions, Three Signed, including: Shirley Ann Grau. The Keepers of the House. Two copies, one of which is inscribed. [and:] Tim O'Brien. The Things They Carried. Signed. [and:] Kent Anderson. Night Dogs. Signed. All fine in dust jackets.

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    This lot includes: Shirley Ann Grau. The Keepers of the House. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. First edition. Inscribed by Grau on the first free endpaper: "For / Florence and Huntington / with love from / Shirley / March 2, 1964." Octavo. 309 pages. Publisher's gilt- and red-stamped green cloth; top edge stained light blue-green. Top stain a bit faded. Dust jacket lightly toned. Fine. Won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. [and:] Another copy. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. First edition. Octavo. 309 pages. Publisher's gilt- and red-stamped green cloth; top edge stained light blue-green. Dust jacket lightly toned. Fine. [and:] Tim O'Brien. The Things They Carried. Boston: Houghton Mifflin/Seymour Lawrence, 1990. First trade edition. Signed by O'Brien on the title page. Octavo. 273 pages. Publisher's gilt-stamped black cloth over gilt-stamped black paper boards; orange endpapers. A few faint scratches to front board. Fine in dust jacket. The acclaimed collection of Vietnam War-themed short stories. [and:] Kent Anderson. Night Dogs. [Tucson, Arizona]: Dennis McMillan Publications], 1997. First edition. Signed by Anderson on the title page. Octavo. 522 pages. Publisher's gilt-stamped red cloth; black endpapers with gilt-stamped police shield on both free endpapers. Fine in dust jacket. First edition of only 1,900 copies.



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