Theft and The Man Who Was Left Behind

Ingalls, Rachel

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Boston. 1970. Gambit. 1st Printing. Very Good In Dustjacket. 45. hardcover. keywords:. inventory # 11261. FROM THE PUBLISHER - Two brief but major works of fiction by a new American writer. Two novels by a young American writer. Theft: Two men locked together in a municipal jailhouse: one for stealing a plough horse, the other a loaf of bread. Petty crimes in both instances; but the times are turbulent, there has been rioting in the streets, and the authorities have declared a state of martial law. gradually, even the relative security of the prison walls crumbles away and the two men find themselves exposed to a frighteningly enigmatic and impersonal form of Justice, whose laws are preserved in the darker regions of the human consciousness. The man who was left behind: A retired lawyer and respected senior citizen of a small Southern community prepares himself for death by methodically stripping away the remnants of his past existence, only to find himself confronted with a new life. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Theft and The Man Who Was Left Behind
Publisher: Gambit
Publication Date: 1970
Binding: hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good In Dustjacket
Edition: 1st Edition.

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Ingalls, Rachel
Published by Gambit, Boston (1970)
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Book Description Gambit, Boston, 1970. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good-. First Edition... First Printing stated. Sml 8vo. Unmarked VG+ in dust jacket chipped on uppr spn end; VG- in clear dust jacket cvr. Seller Inventory # 8083

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Book Description Gambit, Boston, Mass, 1970. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 1st Edition. First Gambit Edition (Stated First Printing). Author's First Published Book. The Book Has Minor Wear With No Ownership Information Present And The Text Appears To Be Clean And Without Marks. The Jacket Is Worn And Has Chips And Tears. Seller Inventory # 029459

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Book Description Gambit,Inc, Boston, 1970. Cloth and Boards. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Acceptable. First Edition. First Printing { stated } 1970. The book is clean tight and square with sharp corners and clean inner text. The dust jacket is acceptable only with rubbing and creasing along the edges. Not clipped and the colors are still bright. Price includes a new clear Mylar dust jacket cover installed prior to shipping. Size: 8vo. Seller Inventory # K-0000223

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Book Description Gambit, Boston, 1970. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Jacket is price-clipped and very lightly worn at spine-ends and corners. Seller Inventory # 23889

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Book Description Gambit, Boston, 1970. Hardback. Quarter maroon cloth and purple paper covered boards, gilt lettering on spine, 8vo, 163 pp. Theft was previously published in Great Britain, but this is the first edition of both works in America. Clean, unmarked book, binding tight. Spine lettering rubbed. In an unclipped ($4.50) dust jacket with a 1" closed tear rear panel, but otherwise clean and bright. Book condition VG in VG DJ. Edition: 1st Printing. Binding: Hardback. Seller Inventory # DJ5316

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Book Description Gambit, 1970. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Printing. A nice copy. Faint small stain to a little portion of top and bottom edges, light fading to spine o/w Fine. DJ w/light wear to corners and spine edges, faint crease to front panel top edge, and light wear to rear panel. Accurate descriptions/Quality Books. Seller Inventory # 1777

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Book Description Gambit, 1970. hardcover. Condition: Very Good In Dustjacket. 1st edition. Boston. 1970. . Gambit. 1st Printing. Very Good In Dustjacket. ISBN:. . . hardcover. . . FROM THE PUBLISHER - Two brief but major works of fiction by a new American writer. Two novels by a young American writer. Theft: Two men locked together in a municipal jailhouse: one for stealing a plough horse, the other a loaf of bread. Petty crimes in both instances; but the times are turbulent, there has been rioting in the streets, and the authorities have declared a state of martial law. gradually, even the relative security of the prison walls crumbles away and the two men find themselves exposed to a frighteningly enigmatic and impersonal form of Justice, whose laws are preserved in the darker regions of the human consciousness. The man who was left behind: A retired lawyer and respected senior citizen of a small Southern community prepares himself for death by methodically stripping away the remnants of his past existence, only to find himself confronted with a new life. Rachel Holmes Ingalls (1940–) is an American-born author who has lived in the United Kingdom, since 1965. She won the 1970 Authors' Club First Novel Award for THEFT. Her novel MRS. CALIBAN was published in 1982, and her book of short stories TIMES LIKE THESE in 2005. Ingalls's short story ‘Last Act: The Madhouse’ inspired the story of the character Jean in the 1997 film Chinese Box by Wayne Wang. Ingalls was born on May 13, 1940 in Boston and grew up in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She got her B. A. degree from Radcliffe College in 1964, and emigrated to England. She is the daughter of the late Sanskritist Daniel Henry Holmes Ingalls, Sr., and the sister of the computer scientist Dan Ingalls. . inventory #11255. Seller Inventory # z11255

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