Tim KC Books http://www.timkcbooks.com First editions and signed books Sometimes Small Statements Make a Big Difference. Where's my Democracy by Jonathan Safran Foer introduces http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Sometimes-Small-Statements-Make-a-Big-Difference.-Where's-my-Democracy_Jonathan_Safran-Foer-introduces.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/downtown_sometimes.jpg'> A series of short stories essays plays or poems presented by Downtown for Democracy to raise money for the American Democrat party in 2004 All articles are one or two pages long large format and are presented on card and are contained in a special box All articles are signed The authors are Jonathan Safran Foer Michael Cunningham Paul Auster Jennifer Egan Jonathan Franzen Gary Indiana Jhumpa Lahiri Joyce Carol Oates Susan Sontag Wendy Wasserstein and Colson Whitehead http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Sometimes-Small-Statements-Make-a-Big-Difference.-Where's-my-Democracy_Jonathan_Safran-Foer-introduces.php Thu, 27 Feb 2020 12:02:38 +0000 GMT Hurricane Season by Fernanda Melchor http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Hurricane-Season_Fernanda_Melchor.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/melchor_hurricane.jpg'> First edition first printing Longlisted for the 2020 Booker International Prize Fine paperback original Literary Fiction Thu, 27 Feb 2020 11:42:41 +0000 GMT Seratonin by Michel Houellebecq http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Seratonin_Michel_Houellebecq.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/houellebecq_seratonin.jpg'> First edition first printing Longlisted for the 2020 Booker International Prize Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Thu, 27 Feb 2020 11:41:19 +0000 GMT The Eighth Life by Nino Haratischvili http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Eighth-Life_Nino_Haratischvili.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/haratischvili_eighth.jpg'> First edition first printing Longlisted for the 2020 Booker International Prize Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Thu, 27 Feb 2020 11:40:56 +0000 GMT The Other Name - Septology I-II by Jon Fosse http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Other-Name-.dash.-Septology-I.dash.II_Jon_Fosse.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/fosse_septology.jpg'> First edition first printing Longlisted for the 2020 Booker International Prize Fine paperback edition Literary Fiction Thu, 27 Feb 2020 11:38:23 +0000 GMT The Enlightenment of the Greengage Tree by Shokoofeh Azar http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Enlightenment-of-the-Greengage-Tree_Shokoofeh_Azar.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/azar_greengage.jpg'> First edition first printing Longlisted for the 2020 Booker International Prize Fine paperback original Literary Fiction Thu, 27 Feb 2020 11:34:59 +0000 GMT 12 Logotrickades by Neil Mills http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/12-Logotrickades_Neil_Mills.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mills_logotrickades.jpg'> First printing first edition Near fine paperback original Poetry Thu, 27 Feb 2020 10:39:36 +0000 GMT Here We Are by Graham Swift http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Here-We-Are_Graham_Swift.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/swift_here.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Signed by the author to the title page Independent Bookseller edition with sprayed edges Literary Fiction Wed, 26 Feb 2020 16:08:33 +0000 GMT Lucky Dust by Christopher Logue http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Lucky-Dust_-Christopher_Logue.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/logue_dust.jpg'> This is number 251 from a limited edition of 600 Fine pamphlet Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT The Robber Bride by Margaret Atwood http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Robber-Bride_Margaret_Atwood.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/atwood_robberltd.jpg'> Number 143 from a signed limited edition of 150 copies Fine in marbled boards as published Lacking acetate cover Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Huts and Seeds by Dere Mahon http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Huts-and-Seeds_Dere_Mahon.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mahon_huts.jpg'> First edition first printing One of a signed limited edition of 175 copies 150 of which are for sale Fine pamphlet Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Disguises by Ian McEwan http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Disguises_Ian_McEwan.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mcewan_disguises.jpg'> Number 68 from an edition of 175 plus a few additional unnumbered copies A limited edition of a short story that first appeared in First Love Last Rites Signed by the author Printed on Hahnemuhle Butten paper and illustrated by Tom Eyzenbach The dustjacket has liquid staining to the upper part of the front and rear panel This has resulted in some crinkling but has otherwise caused little damage There is general wear to the top edge and a nick to the top of the rear hinge The book has survived largely unscathed bar for a small stain to the top corner of the rear board Near fine in good dustjack Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT The Coma by Alex Garland http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Coma_Alex_Garland.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/'> Limited edition Large format One of 50 copies signed by the author and his father Nicholas Garland who illustrated the book Fine in presentation case Comes complete with a signed woodcut print of one of the books illustrations There is no image of this book as it is too large to scan Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Go-Set-a-Watchman_Harper_Lee.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/lee_watchmanltd.jpg'> Limited edition of 100 copies Bound in light brown leather and contained in a cloth covered clamshell box Signed by the author Note the book is unopened and wrapped in tissue paper so please use the photographs supplied by the publisher as a guide Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Mir Poets Five by Andrew Motion http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Mir-Poets-Five_Andrew_Motion.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/motion_mir.jpg'> Limited edition of 200 copies of two poems This is number 88 Signed by the author Near fine pamphlet sunning to bottom of front cover Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Stones by Matthew Hollis http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Stones_Matthew_Hollis.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/hollis_stones2.jpg'> First edition first printing thus One of no more than 400 handmade copies printed on Zerkall paper published in August 2016 4 months after the limited edition and intended for personal distribution by the author Fine pamphlet Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT The Stranger's Child by Alan Hollinghurst http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Stranger's-Child_Alan_Hollinghurst.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/hollinghurst_tuskarstranger1.jpg'> One of a limited edition of 40 copies signed and dated by the author and bound in dark green leather and contained in a light greenbeige slipcase Fine Alan Hollinghurst has selected a time frame of a little under 100 years and uses 5 snapshots 1913 1926 1967 1980 and 2008 to look at British society Centre stage is the fictional poet Cecil Valance who was killed in the First World War at the age of 25 but whose aura and legacy haunts the novel Fittingly the book is dedicated to Alan Hollinghurst039s friend Mick Imlah a gifted poet who died in 2009 quotHollinghurst has a strong perhaps unassail Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Mir Poets Five by Andrew Motion http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Mir-Poets-Five_Andrew_Motion.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/motion_mir.jpg'> Limited edition of 200 copies of two poems This is number 91 Subsequently signed by the author Fine pamphlet Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Thirteeen Ways of Looking at Rillie by Edwin Morgan http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Thirteeen-Ways-of-Looking-at-Rillie_Edwin_Morgan.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/morgan_rillie.jpg'> First edition first printing Number 76 of a signed limited edition of 95 copies Near fine paperback original in marbled covers Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Landor's Tower by Iain Sinclair http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Landor's-Tower_-Iain_Sinclair.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/sinclair_landorltd.jpg'> Limited edition of author039s critically acclaimed novel One of 250 copies signed by the author This is number 14 Fine in maroon cloth and contained in a maroon cloth covered slipcase Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell by Susanna Clarke http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Jonathan-Strange-.ant.-Mr-Norrell_Susanna_Clarke.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/clark_strangebl.jpg'> First edition first printing No 1375 of a limited edition of 1450 copies Signed by the author this copy additionally signed by the illustrator Fine in fine black dustjacket Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT A Shiver by Seamus Heaney http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/A-Shiver_Seamus_Heaney.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/heaney_shiver.jpg'> First edition first printing of a limited edition of poems Large well produced pamphlet containing 10 poems No 69 of 300 copies Fine Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Lucia by Alex Pheby http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Lucia_Alex_Pheby.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/pheby_lucia.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author to the title page Fine limited edition paperback original in black wrappers the limitation is not stated but this edition is not available in bookshops Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT On Canaan's Side by Sebastian Barry http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/On-Canaan's-Side_Sebastian_Barry.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/barry_canaanltd.jpg'> One of a limited edition of 100 signed and numbered copies bound in crimson cloth with quarter leather to the spine Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT A Partisan's Daughter by Louis de Bernieres http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/A-Partisan's-Daughter_Louis_de-Bernieres.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/debernieres_partisanblack.jpg'> One of 100 copies of a signed limited edition Sewn into cream boards quarter bound in dark blue cloth with gold title and decoration to spine Gold banding and ribbon Contained in matching cloth covered slipcase Sumite castalios nigris de fontibus haustus motif on endpapers and also blocked in gold on front panel Shortlisted for the 2009 Costa Book Best Novel Award Fine Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT On Purpose by Nick Laird http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/On-Purpose_Nick_Laird.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/laird_purposeltd.jpg'> Limited edition hardback edition of first printing Limited to 50 signed and numbered copies Bound in cream boards with quarter blue cloth and contained in matching blue slipcase Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Four Dogs by U A Fanthorpe http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Four-Dogs_U-A_Fanthorpe.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/fanthorpe_dogs.jpg'> Number 86 of a limited edition of 250 Some sunning to cover otherwise fine pamphlet Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Her Maker's Maker by Michael Symmons Roberts http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Her-Maker's-Maker_Michael_Symmons-Roberts.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/symmons_maker.jpg'> One of 250 copies of a limited edition pamphlet Signed by the author A superior production Fine Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Spawning of the Os by Martin Booth http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Spawning-of-the-Os_Martin_Booth.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/booth_os.jpg'> No 78 of a limited edition of 350 copies Signed presentation copy including a short handwritten poem Very good pamphlet marred by a coffee stain to the front cover Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT The Forgotten Waltz by Anne Enright http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Forgotten-Waltz_Anne_Enright.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/enright_waltzltd.jpg'> No 15 from a limited edition of 100 signed copies bound in navy blue leather and contained in black cloth covered slipcase Fine Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT History The Home Movie. by Craig Raine http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/History-The-Home-Movie._-Craig_Raine.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/raine_history.jpg'> Number 7 of a limited edition of 100 Signed by the author Fine in boards with an acetate jacket Fine Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT In Kansas by John Burnside http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/In-Kansas_-John_Burnside.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/burnside_kansas.jpg'> One of 250 copies of a limited edition pamphlet A superior production Fine Subsequently signed by the author Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT A History of Hello by Conor O'Callaghan http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/A-History-of-Hello_-Conor_O'Callaghan.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/ocallaghan_hello.jpg'> One of 250 copies of a limited edition pamphlet Signed by the author A superior production Fine Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT His Illegal Self by Peter Carey http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/His-Illegal-Self_Peter_Carey.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/carey_illegallrbleather.jpg'> Limited edition An out of series copy signed by the author This edition is quarterbound in green leather with patterned boards Fine in matching green cloth covered slipcase Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Provence by John Harvey http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Provence_-John_Harvey.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/harvey_provence.jpg'> Early poem A limited edition of 135 copies This copy has been subsequently signed by the author Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Bottle by Margaret Atwood http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Bottle_Margaret_Atwood.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/atwood_bottle.jpg'> First edition first printing One of the limited edition of 100 Signed and numbered by the author There were a further 900 unsigned copies The book consists of 9 short stories 6 never previously published Fine in green cloth Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Enthusiasm by S J Fowler http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Enthusiasm_S-J-_Fowler.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/fowler_enthusiasm.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine paperback original Signed by the author Numbered copy from a limited edition of 25 there were also 375 standard copies Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT little.com by Ralph Steadman http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/little.com_Ralph_Steadman.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/steadman_littleltd.jpg'> Limited edition of the author039s book for children Signed and numbered by the author this is no 26 from an edition of 300 Fine in slipcase Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Wyoming Stories - Close Range, Bad Dirt and Fine Just the Way it is by Annie Proulx http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Wyoming-Stories-.dash.-Close-Range,-Bad-Dirt-and-Fine-Just-the-Way-it-is_Annie_Proulx.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/proulx_boxset.jpg'> First editions first printings No 74 of a limited edition of 250 copies Three separate volumes Bad Dirt Close Range and Fine Just the Way It Is Issued without dustjackets and contained in a cloth covered slipcase Fine Just the Way It Is contains a tipped in page that has been signed and dated by the author Fine Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Jump by Keith Jafrate http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Jump_-Keith_Jafrate.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/jafrate_jump.jpg'> A limited edition of 250 copies First edition of authors fourth collection of poetry Fine pamphlet Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT The Apple by Michel Faber http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Apple_Michel_Faber.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/faber_apple.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed limited edition Fine in fine dustjacket contained in black slipcase Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Arboretum by John Ennis http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Arboretum_John_Ennis.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/ennis_arboretum.jpg'> Number 218 of a limited edition of 300 Remainder sticker on rear panel but otherwise fine paperback original Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT The Conjunction by Terence Wheeler http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Conjunction_Terence_Wheeler.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/wheeler_conjunction.jpg'> First edition first printing Shortlisted for the 1970 Booker Prize The book is very good indeed with only minor wear The dustjacket is complete but has wear to edges and spine and is marginally spine faded again very good Offered with No4 out of 250 of the 2006 limited edition signed reissue Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Mir Poets Five by Andrew Motion http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Mir-Poets-Five_-Andrew_Motion.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/motion_mir.jpg'> Limited edition of 200 copies of two poems This is number 31 Signed by the author Fine pamphlet Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT The Coma by Alex Garland http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Coma_Alex_Garland.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/'> Limited edition Large format One of 300 copies signed by the author and his father Nicholas Garland who illustrated the book Fine in slip case There is no image of this title as it is too large to scan Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Be Near Me by Andrew O'Hagan http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Be-Near-Me_Andrew_O'Hagan.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/ohagan_nearltd.jpg'> First edition first printing Limited edition of a book longlisted for the MAN Booker Prize One of 50 copies there were also 12 leather bound copies Signed and dated by the author prior to publication Bound in red cloth with a matching slipcase Fine Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT The Cancer Chronicles by Damien Hirst http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Cancer-Chronicles_Damien_Hirst.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/hirst_cancer.jpg'> First edition first printing SIGNED by the author A pamphlet published to accompany the installation Romance in the Age of Uncertainty Jesus His Disciples Death Martyrdom Suicide Ascension Fine One of a limited edition of 1000 copies Poetry Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Slade House by David Mitchell http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Slade-House_David_Mitchell.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mitchell_sladeltd.jpg'> One of a signed an numbered limited edition of 1500 copies Still sealed so assumed fine in red card slipcase Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT Atonement by Ian McEwan http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Atonement_Ian_McEwan.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mcewan_atonementfilm.jpg'> First edition first printing thus A limited edition film tie in edition of 2000 signed copies Signed by the author Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT The Myths by Karen Armstrong http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Myths_Karen_Armstrong.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/atwood_mythsbox.jpg'> Limited edition signed box set of the first 3 titles in the Myths series Consists of A Short History of Myth Karen Armstrong The Penelopiad Margaret Atwood and Weight Jeanette Winterson plus a separate introductory essay by Philip Pullman One of 1500 such sets Sealed but assumed to be fine first editions first printings in fine dustjackets Please note special postal prices will apply Literary Fiction http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Myths_Karen_Armstrong.php Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:41:39 +0000 GMT