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Anne Boleyn

By: Anthony, Evelyn

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell Company: 1957

Edition: Book Club Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 007303

Condition: Very Good in Good Dust Jacket


007303: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Is Book Club Edition. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Dustjacket has worn edges and several well-repaired edge cuts. "It began in a rose garden at Hever Castle on a lovely day in 1526, the story of this love between a king and his subject which was to change the course of history; and it ended in blood and tragedy.": Book... View more info

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The Dickens Digest (Four Great Dickens Masterpieces Condensed For The Modern Reader)

By: Aswell, Mary Louise (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Whittlesey House - McGraw-Hill Books: 1943

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003676

Condition: Fine with no Dust Jacket


003676: Includes: David Copperfield * Pickwick Papers * Oliver Twist * Martin Chuzzlewit. Boards are dark green. Boards and pages are sharp cornered, clean, bright and tight bound. Classic copy of Charles Dickens' stories. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 6.5 x 9.75 in.: 543 pages View more info

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Northanger Abbey, Persuasion : Everyman's Library Series

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $35.00

Publisher: J. M. Dent & Sons / E. P. Dutton & Co.: 1949

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013639

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


013639: Has prior owner's name and date (G. D. Wing - Dec. 1957) neatly inscribed on front flyleaf. Otherwise, would classify book as almost in Fine Condition. Bright Red Boards with Gilt Lettering on spine and embossed emblem on front cover, and all pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for light scuffing at spine top and bottom edges). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. In the back of the book is a list of the 981 E... View more info

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Sense and Sensibility : Everyman's Library Series

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $40.50

Publisher: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd: 1946

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013648

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


013648: Top and bottom edged of spine are lightly scuffed. Otherwise, would classify book as almost in Fine Condition. Bright Red Boards with Gilt Lettering on spine and embossed emblem on front cover, and all pages are clean, unmarked, bright (except for light fading of spine), tightly bound and sharp cornered (except as indicated). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. In the back of the book is a list of the 983 Everyman Library Volumes, arranged under Authors. : 4.5 x 6.75 in... View more info

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The Idiot At Home

By: Bangs, John Kendrick

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, England / New York, New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1900

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010076

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


010076: No Jacket As Issued. Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Boards are dark brown cloth with white lettering on front and spine, plus a two tall white designs and blocking on the front. All cover letterings and drawings are clean and sharp, but the spine is somewhat faded. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for prior owner's name at top of inside front board), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for some very light r... View more info

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The Booming Of Acre Hill And Other Reminiscences Of Urban And Suburban Life

By: Bangs, John Kendrick

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, England / New York, New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1900

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010078

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


010078: No Jacket As Issued. Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Boards are dark blue cloth with gilt lettering on front and spine, plus gilt box designs and a small house on the front. All cover letterings and drawings are clean and sharp, but the spine is very lightly faded. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for original owner's name and date - July 1900 - on front flyleaf and name/address again on p.119 near the spine), bright, ti... View more info

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The Real Thing And Three Other Farces

By: Bangs, John Kendrick

Price: $49.00

Publisher: London, England / New York, New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1909

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010081

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


010081: Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Boards are dark brown cloth with gilt lettering on front and the spine; lettering on spine is somewhat faded. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for a prior owner's name on the front flyleaf), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for light wear at corners and spine edges). Illustrations include a tissue-protected frontispiece and three other full-page illustrations. Scarce, Out O... View more info

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Mr. Bonaparte Of Corsica

By: Bangs, John Kendrick

Price: $64.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1895

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010082

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


010082: No Jacket As Issued. Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Boards are light brown cloth with gilt lettering on front and the spine with elaborate designs and a red & black embossed picture of a dancing man on the front board. Spine is slightly faded and a little cocked. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (no marks or names found at all), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for light wear at corners and spine edges). Exten... View more info

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A House-Boat On The Styx : Being Some Account Of The Divers Doings Of The Associated Shades

By: Bangs, John Kendrick

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1896

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010440

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


010440: Book is protected in a simple, fitted book case. Boards are green cloth pictorially stamped in black and red, titled in gilt. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for prior owner's name and date '96 on front flyleaf), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.: B&W Illustrations: 4.75 x 6.75 in.: 171 pages View more info

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Wuthering Heights: University Classics Series

By: Bronte, Emily

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, Appleby & Company, Inc.: 1939

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013628

Condition: Good


013628: Covers are brown and spine is lightly faded. Title, author, and emblem/pattern are raised embossed on front cover. Pages are uniformly age-darkened but otherwise covers and all pages appear to be clean, unmarked (except for paper-mending tape neatly used to reinforce page attachment to block at title page), tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have several other volumes available in this Series (University Classics) from... View more info

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Edith, Or The Quaker's Daughter A Tale Of Puritan Times

By: By One Of Her Descendants

Price: $76.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Mason Brothers: 1856

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010088

Condition: Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


010088: Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Has a bookstore's stamp on inside of back board, a 1/4" chip at top of spine, and wear at board and spine corners. Also has a prior owner's name on title page and half title page. Boards are dark brown with a repeated design of crosses across the full front and back boards and gilt lettering of the spine. : 5 x 7.5 in.: 407 pages View more info

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Red Prophet - The Tales of Alvin Maker - Volume One

By: Card, Orson Scott (Author) / Brown, Roland Bernard (Adaptation)

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Marvel: 2007

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 012697

ISBN: 0785127216

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


012697: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a New Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "American History and Folklore Combine! In an alternate American history where folk magic actually works, war is brewing on the frontier. But in the midst of the conflict, two men will begin down the path towards changing the world forever. One of them is Alvin Miller, a young boy who is ... View more info

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Don Quixote De La Mancha, The First Part Of The Life And Achievements Of The Renowned

By: De Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel (Author) / Motteux, Peter (Translator)

Price: $71.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Random House: 1941

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 012643

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


012643: No dustjacket is included. Title label on spine is slightly rubbed over but still gilt lettering with red background and readable. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "In the year 1605,in the Spanish city of Valladolid, an unsuccessful writer and former soldier by the name of Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra published a book that was to place his name foreve... View more info

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The Spiral Road

By: De Hartog, Jan

Price: $41.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Harper & Brothers: 1957

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 011251

Condition: Very Good in Good Dust Jacket


011251: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket has several edge cuts or chips and is worn on edges. Book is Stated First Edition. LCCN 56-12237. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (found no writing or marks in book at all), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "This is his fifth novel and seventh book. It is the story of a doctor's mission that moves from the dregs of Amsterdam's underworld... View more info

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The Posthumous Papers of The Pickwick Club, Volume I (One) Only : With 43 Illustrations By Phiz

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $190.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Chapman & Hall * Charles Scribner's Sons: 1910

Store ID: 012431

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


012431: Copy has prior owner's name and date (1912) on front flyleaf. Boards are Dark Green with bright Gilt Lettering on spine and embossed emblems and scrollwork on front board and spine. No dustjacket is included. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for light creasing of lower corner of first few pages). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 6 x 8.5 in.: 484 pages View more info

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The Three Guardsmen

By: Dumas, Alex

Price: $53.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Donohue, Henneberry &Co.: N.D.

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 012592

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


012592: Boards are Dark Red/Burgundy Cloth, with embossed emblems on front and spine, and gilt lettering on spine. Boards have very light rubbing at corners and top/bottom edges of spine, and a small dark mark on back. Book is undated but believe was published in late 1800s. Pages are tanned but clean, unmarked (except for stamp of prior owner's name on inside front cover), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Book content begins with heading of "The Three Musk... View more info

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Tales Of War

By: Dunsany, Lord (Edward John Plunkett)

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, Little, Brown & Company: 1918

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010068

Condition: Fine with no Dust Jacket


010068: No Dustjacket. Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Boards are dark red cloth with gilt lettering on front and spine. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for prior owner's name stamped on inside of front board), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Spine is lightly faded. This is a collection of short stories that was written for a political purpose, but one that was painfully inspired from life and death, that crosses mo... View more info

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Plays Of Gods And Men

By: Dunsany, Lord (Edward John Plunkett)

Price: $41.00

Publisher: New York, New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons / The Knickerbocker Press: 1923

Edition: Fourth Edition

Store ID: 010069

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


010069: No Dustjacket is included. Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Boards are a light blue "Double-B (?)" pattern on front, with black spine edges and black lettering on front and spine. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for some rubbing at board corners). Beautiful copy of a classic novel. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Plays included are: The Tents of the Arabs * The Laughter of th... View more info

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Harvard Classics Volume 27 (English Essays - Sir Philip Sidney To Macaulay): Harvard Classics Series

By: Eliot, Charles W. (Editor)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, New York, P. F. Collier & Sons Company: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Store ID: 006264

Condition: Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


006264: No Jacket as Issued. The Harvard Classics VOLUME # 27. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Maroon - Dark Red Cloth Hardcover Binding, First Edition, with the embossed Harvard Seal on front board and spine, black & white frontispiece, slight edge wear on the boards, pages are evenly tanned, but no marks, writing or tears found. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered, but top and bottom of spine are worn. If interested, we have many... View more info

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Harvard Classics Volume 28 (Essays English And American): Harvard Classics Series

By: Eliot, Charles W. (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, P. F. Collier & Sons Company: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Store ID: 006265

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


006265: No Jacket as Issued. The Harvard Classics VOLUME # 28. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Maroon - Dark Red Cloth Hardcover Binding, First Edition, with the embossed Harvard Seal on front board and spine, black & white frontispiece, slight edge wear on the boards, pages are evenly tanned, but no marks, writing or tears found. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. If interested, we have many additional volumes available in this ... View more info

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The History Of Tom Jones - A Foundling : In Two Volumes With Slipcase

By: Fielding, Henry (Author) / Cross, Wilbur (Introduction By)

Price: $46.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1924

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010695

Condition: Fine with No Dust Jacket as issued


010695: Limited Numbered Edition. "The First Edition of this book consists of three thousand numbered copies; This is number 1303." Book Set consists of Two Volumes, containing 434 pages and 427 pages. Boards are maroon cloth with top edges gilt and some pages still uncut. Slipcase is worn along edges and in Fair-Good condition. However, books' boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.: 6 x 8.5... View more info

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Werther's Younger Brother : The Story Of An Attitude

By: Fraenkel, Michael

Price: $165.00

Publisher: New York And Paris, Carrefour: 1931

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010763

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


010763: Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Limited, Numbered, Edition. This is No. 256 of only 400 published, numbered copies. Book is bound in cream paper over stiff wraps. Many pages of this copy remain uncut, so book really is in un-read condition. This is a First Edition of Michael Fraenkel's first book. Book was printed by The Saint Catherine Press in Bruge, Belgium. Michael Fraenkel is well known for his long collaboration with his frien... View more info

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Borgia, Memorial Edition

By: Gale, Zona

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Alfred A Knopf: 1943

Edition: Memorial: First Printing

Store ID: 013673

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


013673: Book was originally published in 1929 and title page displays this, with "Borgia Memorial Edition 1943" on flyleaf before it. Dustjacket is plain gray paper with black lettering on spine and front, and has lightly worn edges. Boards are dark blue with gilt lettering on spine and front, and has some light spotting at front and back edges. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book... View more info

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The Vicar of Wakefield : English Classics Series Series

By: Goldsmith, Oliver (Author) / Santsbury, George (Introduction By)

Price: $112.00

Publisher: Houghton and Mifflin: 1926

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013600

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


013600: Binding is green cloth with a textured (cross-hatched) gilt spine with title and author printed; spine is lightly faded. Board corners are lightly worn and creased. Prior owner's name and location are neatly impressed (raised) on front flyleaf, with date (October 1926) written below. Otherwise, pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. The 24 full-color illustrations and frontispiece all have tissue page c... View more info

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The People Of The Mist

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: $117.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Longmans, Green and Company: 1894

Edition: First American Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010064

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


010064: No Dustjacket. Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Boards are dark green cloth with embossed gilt lettering on front and spine and light images of mountain tops on the front board. Boards and pages are mostly clean and unmarked (except for some small dark marks on page edges and four round red design marks near bottom of front board), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Illustrations include tissue-protected frontispiece and 15 ad... View more info