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Winesburg, Ohio

By: Anderson, Sherwood (Author) / Cowley, Malcolm (Introduction By)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Garden City, New York, International Collectors Library: 1960

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013625

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


013625: Book has prior owner's small bookplate neatly affixed on inside front cover and light wear at heel of spine. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Book still contains original attached ribbon bookmark. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Boards are dark red with gilt lettering and cross-hatch embossed pattern on front and spine. A book of short stories set in Ohio. : 5.75 x 8.5 in.: 227 pages View more info

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Strangers At Lisconnel : A Second Series Of Irish Idylls

By: Barlow, Jane

Price: $58.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Dodd, Mead and Company: 1895

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010441

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


010441: Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. No Dustjacket. Boards are light green cloth with dark green lettering on the front cover and gold gilt lettering on the spine, with light overall tanning to boards and spine. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for slight softening of board corners). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "In this collection of short stories about Irish peasantr... View more info

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Tales Of The Uncanny And Supernatural

By: Blackwood, Algernon

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Peter Nevill Limited: 1949

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Store ID: 010205

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


010205: Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR (Algernon Blackwood) under his photograph frontispiece. No dustjacket included. Boards are dark green with gilt lettering on spine; corners are lightly bumped and spine is slightly cocked. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for prior owner's name at top of front flyleaf), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Collects twenty-two short storie... View more info

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Stories Of Darkness And Dread

By: Brennan, Joseph Payne

Price: $76.00

Publisher: Sauk City, Wisconsin, Arkham House Publishers: 1973

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010635

ISBN: 0870540645

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


010635: Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Limited, one of only 4,000 copies printed. This collection contains: City of the Seven Winds * The Keeper of the Dust * Zombique * The Seventh Incantation * Delivery of Erdmore Street * The Way to the Attic * Mr. Octbur * Episode on Cain Street * Killer Cat * In the Very Sto... View more info

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Stories From The Arabian Nights

By: Clarke, M. (Editor)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: American Book Company: 1897

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003997

Condition: Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


003997: No Jacket as Issued. Copy has tan boards with dark green title and decorative emblems. Bottom part of spine has been blacked out. Pages are clean, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Book has the usual library markings on edge page, inside book, and removed frontispiece, indicating it is Ex-Library. Covers and content pages are clean, tight and appear to have no markings other than Library's. Contains several black and white illustrations throughout. : Ex-Library:... View more info

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Travellers By Night : An Anthology Of New Horror Stories

By: Derleth, August (Editor)

Price: $76.00

Publisher: Sauk City, Wisconsin, Arkham House Publishers: 1967

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010636

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


010636: Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Dustjacket is complete and unclipped, but is lightly worn along edges. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Limited, one of only 2,500 copies printed. A collection of previously unpublished works by H. P. Lovecraft, Donald Wandrei, H. Russell Wakefield, Joseph Payne Brennan, and other popular authors. Cover ar... View more info

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Allan's Wife And Other Tales

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: $189.00

Publisher: London, England, Spencer Blackett: 1889

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010066

Condition: Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


010066: No Jacket As Issued. Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Boards are dark brown with gilt lettering on front and spine, and half-pebbled front and rear boards. Has maroon coated endpapers with the back endpaper repaired by paper mending tape at the joint. Boards and pages are clean and unmarked bright, tightly bound (except top and bottom outside edges of spine are split) and sharp cornered. Includes frontispiece and 33 other illustrat... View more info

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The Crayon Miscellany: No. 2 Containing Abbotsford And Newstead Abbey

By: Irving, Washington

Price: $285.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Carey, Lea, and Blanchard: 1835

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010448

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


010448: No Jacket As Issued. Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Has original green boards, with paper spine label (label is very worn) and with the copyright notice on both pages (2) and (4). Otherwise, boards and pages are clean (except pages are lightly age spotted), unmarked, bright (except for light overall darkening of boards), tightly bound and sharp cornered (except slightly softened board corners). Contents includes 230 pages of text f... View more info

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International Short Stories (Vol. III - French)

By: Patten, William (Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, New York, P. F. Collier & Son: 1910

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 005128

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


005128: "A New Collection Of Famous Examples From The Literatures Of England, France And America." Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Volume 2 of the 3 Volume Series. Boards are dark blue cover with black and silver design and are worn across and along edges. Pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. This book contains a frontispiece of Alphonse Daudet. French Stories by Francois Coppee, Honore de Balzac, Paul Bourget, Guy de Manpassant, Rene ... View more info

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Land Poor and Six Shorter Stories

By: Penney, Kate Speake

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Harold Vinal Limited: 1928

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 011172

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


011172: No dustjacket is included. Original Black cloth boards decorated with gilt emblems and lettering, bright on front and dulled on spine. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for some short marks at top of front flyleaf and title page), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Content stories include: Land Poor * Lost, Strayed, or Stolen? * The Ghost of the Geyser * A Tree of Roses * Unto The Second and Third Genera... View more info

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Lost Worlds

By: Smith, Clark Aston

Price: $675.00

Publisher: Sauk City, Wisconsin, Arkham House Publishers: 1944

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 011161

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


011161: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket is complete but has very light rubbing along edges. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "The jacket is designed from a photograph taken by E. Burt Trimpey of Baraboo, Wisconsin, of sculptures by Clark Ashton Smith. First Edition limited to 2000 copies. "Here are twenty-three more of Smith's 'gorgeous, luxur... View more info

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The Quick And The Dead

By: Starrett, Vincent

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Sauk City, Wisconsin, Arkham House Publishers: 1965

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 011160

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


011160: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket is complete but has very light wrinkling along top edge. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Jacket design is by Frank Utpatel. Includes ten stories: The Fugitive * The Man in the Cask * The Quick and the Dead * The Sinless Village * The Head of Cromwell * Penelope * The Elixer of Death * Coffins for Two * The Tatt... View more info