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1 Boyd, William A Good Man in Africa
New York Wm. Morrow 1982-03 0688008208 / 9780688008208 First U. S. Edition Hardcover Near fine fine Jacket 
342pp. 8vo. Author's debut novel about political shenanigans in Africa. Won the Whitbread Prize. Stated First U. S. Edition with a complete number line from 1 to 10. Book is tight, square, unmarked, and shows the original price of $14.50. Book has some mild shelf wear, spine ends are ever so slightly bumped, and there is slight soiling to top edge of text block. Jacket has a couple of small crinkles and the back, which is white, shows a slight darkening. Jacket is Brodart protected. 
Price: 105.00 USD
2 Boyd, William An Ice Cream War
London Hamish Hamilton 1982 0241108683 / 9780241108680 First UK edition Hardcover Near fine near fine Jacket 
370pp. 8vo. Author's third novel following "A Good Man in Africa" and "On the Yankee Station." Stated "First published in Great Britain in 1982". Price clipped, slight browning to page edges, otherwise straight, and unmarked. Jacket has a Gaylord protector. A good bump to spine heel, slight push to spine head. Jacket crinkled at heel. Novel takes place during WW I in German and British Africa. 
Price: 75.00 USD
3 Boyd, William Brazzaville Beach
New York Wm. Morrow 1990 0688103634 / 9780688103637 Stated First edition Hardcover Fine fine Jacket Signed
316pp. 8vo. Signed by the author on the title page, book is tight, clean and appears unread with its price intact and the slightest fading to the yellow jacket spine. Complete number line from 1 to 10. Hope Clearwater has escaped to Brazzaville Beach for two reasons, and that's what makes this this novel go (which won the James Tait Black Memorial Prize in England). Jacket is Brodart protected. 
Price: 55.00 USD
4 Boyd, William Waiting for Sunrise
London Bloomsbury 2012 1408817748 / 9781408817742 First UK edition Hardcover Fine fine Jacket Signed
353pp. 8vo. Signed by the author on the title page. Book is tight, clean, has original price intact, and has not been read. Book has a complete number line from 1 to 10, and has a jacket protector. Novel moves from Vienna, to London, then to WW I battlefields of France. Book is in pristine, gift quality condition. 
Price: 65.00 USD


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