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1995 MLA International Bibliography Volume 1: British and Irish, Commonwealth, English Caribbean, and American Literatures

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: MLA:

Seller ID: 010012


Like new, no writing in text, minor shelf wear. View more info

2006 MLA International Biblography of Books and Articles on the Modern Languages and Literatures: Volume I British and Irish, Commonwealth, English Carribean, and American Literatures

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Language Association of America: 2007

Seller ID: 013067


Cover shows minimal shelf-wear; slight crease in front cover. Edges lightly soiled. Text clean. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Webster and Tourneur : Masterpieces of the English Drama

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, American Book Company: 1912

Edition: Reprint edition

Seller ID: 017387


Burgundy cloth, gold gilt spine, frontispiece of the Fortune Theatre. Introduction by Ashley H. Thorndike. John Webster was an Elizabethan play-right from 1602 to 1624. Two plays of Cyril Tourneur have survived from about the same period. Informative 24 page introduction. Plays included are The White Devil, The Duchess of Malfi, Appius and Virginia, and The Revenger's Tragedy, 464pp, glossary. View more info

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The Works of D'Israeli the Younger in One Volume

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, E. L. Carey and A. Hart: 1839

Edition: Early Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 024912


Spine completely missing. Moderate foxing. A good reading copy. Frontispiece portrait with tissue guard. Dual columns, 838pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Fourteenth Year Book 1915 (Limited First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Bibliophile Society: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026500


Paper covered marbled boards. Gold lettering on spine. Previous owner's bookplate inside front board. Limited edition tissue guard paper before title page. Limited to 500 copies. Folding illustrations. 206pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

About Books: A Gathering of Essays (Numbered Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, The Book Arts Club of the University of California: 1941

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 026559


Burgundy cloth with gold lettering. No writing in the book. Personal library bookplate on front free end-paper. Bookseller's ticket inside rear board. 102pp. This is #448 (of 450) limited edition copies. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Round the Red Lamp being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life (First Edition)

By: A. Conan Doyle

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039064


First Edition. Red cloth with gold spine lettering. Previous owner's name written inside front cover. Contains Publisher's Catalog dated October, 1894. vi, 328pp., with 32pp. ads. Spine cocked. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

In the Wolf's Mouth (First Edition)

By: Adam Foulds

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039464


In The Wolf's Mouth is a novel about war and the Mafia, about innocence and corruption, and history as an accumulation of the irrevocable. Set mostly in Sicily during the Second World War, it tells the story of an attempt to reconstruct a country after violent conflict through the eyes of several characters. Will Walker, an English Field Security Officer, attempts mastery of the great game of intelligence and intervention. Ray Marfione, an Italian-American infantryman, e... View more info

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Democracy, Esther, Mont Saint Michel and Chartres, The Education of Henry Adams (First Printing)

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Library of America: 1983

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 039456


This Library of America volume includes the best-known works of Henry Adams, one of the most powerful and original minds to illuminate the American scene from the Civil War to World War I. Now brought together for the first time in a single volume, these works show the many formsfiction, poetry, philosophical and historical speculation, autobiographyin which Adams gave expression to his vision of the meaning of the unsettling changes in American life and values.Each of... View more info

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The Garden of Burning Sand (Signed First Edition)

By: Addison, Corban

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York and London, Quercus: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 027278


Two toned cloth with gold lettering. Author's signature on title page. No other writing in the book. 405pp. Full refund if not satisfied.The New York Times bestselling author John Hart raved that "If you like stories of good people struggling to do right in the world's forgotten places, there is no one better suited than Corban Addison to take you on the ride of your life." In The Garden of Burning Sand, Addison, the bestselling author of A Walk Across the Su... View more info

Touchdown (First Edition)

By: Adelaide C. Rowell

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 022182


Red cloth with yellow lettering, illustrated end-papers, author's gift inscription on half-title page, there is no other writing in the book, 256pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Tide-Rode (Signed)

By: Adelyn Bushnell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Coward-McCann Inc: 1947

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 028284


Navy cloth with gold lettering and design. Author's gift inscription on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. 344pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Fables of Aesop, and others, with designs of wood

By: Aesop

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co: 1903

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 032249


This book is reproduced in facsimile from the Editions printed at Newcastle by E. Walker for T. Berwick & Son in 1818 and 1823. Red cloth with original paper spine label. xxiv, 376pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Wanderer (Le Grand Meaulnes)

By: Alain Fournier

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1928

Seller ID: 038831


Translated from the French by Francoise Delisle. Green cloth with orange lettering and design on spine and front board. Gift inscription on front free end paper. xxxii, 306pp. Solid copy. Dust jacket not price clipped. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Cry, the Beloved Country: A Story of Comfort in Desolation

By: Alan Paton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1948

Seller ID: 039531


Publisher's cloth. Mylar cover. Dust jacket not price clipped. ix, 278pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Russian Folk Tales

By: Albert B. Lord, Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Avon, CT, The Heritage Press: 1970

Seller ID: 035469


In slipcase (very good plus condition). Faux leather. Illustrated. xx, 196pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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For One More Day

By: Albom, Mitch

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hyperion: 2006-09-26

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023863


Hardcover in dust jacket. Fine hardcover in near fine dust jacket. First edition, first printing. This book would make a great gift. View more info

Eyeless in Gaza (First Edition)

By: Aldous Huxley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York and London, Harper & Brothers: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039062


First Edition. Publisher's cloth. This was Huxley's first novel after Brave New World. Ex-library remainder marks. Mylar cover. Rear panel of dust jacket is glued down and had closed tears. 473pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Along the Road: Notes & Essays of a Tourist (First Edition)

By: Aldous Huxley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039066


First Edition. Light blue cloth with original paper label on spine. Mylar cover. Extra paper spine label bound in. viii, 259pp., with a List of Book by the author. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Between Snow and Sands: Letters from Yavapai Foothills (Signed Offprint)

By: Alex Dow

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Detroit, 1930

Edition: Offprint

Seller ID: 034614


Reprinted from Letters written to the Detroit Edison Synchroscope by Alex Dow from Arizona, 1924. Offprint. Signed letter and note by Alex Dow, stamp dated Jan 27, 1938. Previous owner's name written on front cover. 28pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Romances of Alexandre Dumas: The Black Tulip

By: Alexandre Dumas

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1895

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 028761


Green cloth with deckled edges. Frontispiece with tissue guard. No writing in the book. Nice copy. xii, 314pp. Top edges gilt. Part of the Historical Romances Series. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Children Under Fire (Signed First Edition)

By: Alice Brady

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Columbia Publishing Co: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035198


Signed First Edition (half title page). Rare. Red cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Illustrated. 182pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Five Arrows (Signed First Edition)

By: Allan Chase

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 037400


Author's gift inscription to Lt. Seymour Meyerson on front free end paper. Journalist Allan Chase [born 1913] came to fame in part by calling for the United States to break with Spain in his 1943 book FALANGE: THE AXIS SECRET ARMY IN THE AMERICAS. He believed the Falangists were at work in several Latin American countries, as well as in the zoot suit riots in Los Angeles. THE FIVE ARROWS is a fictional account of some such work in South America. Illustrated navy cloth.... View more info

A God Against the Gods

By: Allen Drury

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Doubleday and Co.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021423


Full leather binding with 24k gilt decoration and gilt lettering. Hubbed spine. Gilt page edges. Silk moire end sheets. Silk ribbon bookmark. View more info

The Way of Victory

By: Alma Campbell Boyte

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1941

Seller ID: 034661


Stapled paperback. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. 108pp. Covers lightly soiled. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Thirty Years of Paris; Taratin on the Alps; Taratin of Tarascon; and La Belle Nivernaise (4 volumes)

By: Alphonse Daudet

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons: 1887

Seller ID: 026121


3/4 morocco leather with marbled boards, raised bands, gold gilt lettering and design, marbled end-papers, personal library bookplates inside front boards, all volumes profusely illustrated, lovely uniform bindings, attractive set, approximately 350pp. per volume. No writing in the books. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Sapho: Manon Lescaut (Modern Library First Edition)

By: Alphonse Daudet; Antoine Francois Prevost

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Boni and Liveright: 1919

Edition: First Modern Library Edition

Seller ID: 036570


Toledano 2. Modern Library First Edition. Green cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Illustrated end-papers. Personal library bookplate inside front cover. 319pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Complete Short Stories of Ambrose Pierce

By: Ambrose Pierce

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company: 1970

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 026151


Black cloth with silver lettering, textured end-papers, frontispiece portrait, no writing in the book, 496pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Queen of Hearts Mother (Inscribed First Edition)

By: Amos Clary

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, The Roxburgh Publishing Company: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 024060


Burgundy cloth, gold lettering, spine lettering darkened, author's gift inscription on front free end-paper, there is no other writing in the book, 88pp., Full refund if not satisfied. Scarce. View more info

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A Line in Water (First Edition)

By: Amrita Pritam

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Arnold-Heinemann: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025657


Yellow cloth with gold lettering, no writing in the book, boards a bit warped, cloth wrinkled on front and rear boards, Library of Congress Surplus/Duplicate stamp on half title page, one-half inch piece missing from dust-jacket at head of spine, 141pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Rare. View more info

At the Sign of the Queen Pedauque (Signed Limited Edition)

By: Anatole France

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Chicago, The Limited Editions Club: 1933

Edition: The Limited Editions Club

Inscription: Signed by the illustrator

Seller ID: 039564


Blue decorated cloth with pink and gold lettering and design. No writing in the book. Color frontispiece. Color illustrations. Top edges gold. Limited edition #627 of 1,500 copies. Signed by the illustrator. Printed by Lakeside Press. Spine darkened. No slipcase. 174pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

"The Making of a Pirate" and other Stories (Signed)

By: Andrew James Miller

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rogers:

Edition: Souvenir Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 028371


Cover missing. Stapled paperback. Signed by "the author" on title page. There is no other writing in the book. 70pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Princess of Gan-Sar (Mary Magdalen) First Edition

By: Andrew Klarmann

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ratisbon, Rome, New York and Cincinnati, Fr. Pustet & Co: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035023


Attractive binding but light soiling on rear cover. To edges gilt. First free end paper is gone. 421pp., with Contents page. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Velvet Horn

By: Andrew Lytle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sewanee, TN, The University of the South: 1983

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 030874


Caroline Gordon wrote, "The Velvet Horn is a landmark in American fiction." Paperback. Illustrate front cover. No writing in the book. 373pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Miss Julia Throws a Wedding (SIGNED)

By: Ann B. Ross

Price: $24.99

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 014720


Signed by Ann Ross on title page. Interior otherwise clean and unmarked. Like new dust jacket protected by mylar. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Miss Julia Hits the Road (SIGNED)

By: Ann B. Ross

Price: $24.99

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 014721


Signed by Ann Ross on title page. Else interior is clean and unmarked. Light foxing on book top edge. Near fine dust jacket now protected by mylar. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Vanished World (Signed First Edition)

By: Anne Gertrude Sneller

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Syracuse, NY, Syracuse University Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author and illustrator

Seller ID: 031470


Snelling's first book published when she was 81 years old which became a smash hit and critical success. Gift inscription by the author on front free end paper with later owner's signature. Also signed by the illustrator on title page. Includes several book reviews at release. Peach cloth with black spine label and silver lettering. No writing in the book. x, 365pp. Mylar cover. Nice collectible copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Reap the Whirlwind: Augusta and the Revolution (Signed)

By: Anne Riggs Osborne

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Orangeburg, SC, Sandlapper Pub Co: 1990

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 018153


SIGNED by Anne Riggs Osborne on title page. Else interior is clean and unmarked. Crisp, bright dust jacket. 305pp. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Georgina's Service Stars (Signed First Edition)

By: Annie Fellows Johnston

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Britton Publishing Co: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 025389


Blue cloth with gold lettering and design, spine darkened with lettering hard to read, color frontispiece, color illustrations, first free end-paper is missing, author's gift inscription on half title page, there is no other writing in the book, 3313pp., with publisher's ads. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Married At Last: A Love Story

By: Annie Thomas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, F. M. Lupton Publishing Co:

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 029232


Decorated cloth with gold and black lettering and design on spine and front cover. Gift inscription inside front cover. vi, 7-298pp. Mild foxing. Spine a bit sunned. Circa 1890. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Seaside and Fireside Fairies (First English Language Edition)

By: Annis Lee Wister

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Ashmead & Evans: 1864

Edition: First English Language Edition

Seller ID: 028871


Green paneled cloth with gold gilt lettering on spine. First American Edition from the German of George Blum and Louis Wahl. Gift inscription lightly in pencil on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated. Bindery ticket inside front cover. Corners just a bit worn. 292pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Scarce First English Language Edition. View more info

1001 Glenwood (First Edition)

By: Annis Ward Jackson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Greenville, SC, Era Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author and illustrator

Seller ID: 024653


Yellow cloth with black lettering, signatures of both author and illustrator on front free end paper, business card (of Jim Parker) glued inside front board, there is no other writing in the book, 117pp., illustrated, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Rothchild's Fiddle and Other Stories (Modern Library)

By: Anton Chekhov

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Boni and Liveright:

Edition: Modern Library Edition

Seller ID: 034931


Leather. Early Modern Library edition. Toledano 2. Frontispiece portrait. 252pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Night Flight (First American Edition)

By: Antonie de Saint-Exupery

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York and London, The Century Co: 1932

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 038025


The 1931 Femina Prize Novel and a Book-of-the-Month Club Selection. First Printing. Publisher's cloth. Personal bookplate. Textured end papers. xv, 198pp. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Tribute to George Coffin Taylor: Studies and Essays, Chiefly Elizabethan, by His Students and Friends (First Edition)

By: Arnold Williams, Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028638


Green cloth with gold lettering on spine. Portrait frontispiece. No writing in the book. xviii, 213pp. Solid copy. Includes a Compliments of the Publisher ticket. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

2001: A Space Odyssey (First British Edition)

By: Arthur C. Clarke

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson of London: 1968

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 037938


First British Edition of this classic work by Clarke. Black cloth with silver spine lettering. Mylar cover. Dust jacket is price clipped. Fore-edge of text block is age toned. 224pp. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Refugees: A Tale of Two Continents (First American Edition)

By: Arthur Conan Doyle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1893

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 031163


Doyle's account of the French Court in the late 17th century acknowledging his indebtedness to Miss Julia Pardoe and Mr. Francis Parkman. Blue cloth (heavily dampstained). Red and gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. Frontispiece. Illustrated. Dampstained pages. Spine slightly cocked. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Our African Winter (Signed First Edition)

By: Arthur Conan Doyle

Price: $700.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 039052


Inscribed by the author on title page. Navy paneled cloth with gold lettering on front cover and spine (faded and worn). First Edition. Previous owner's name written inside front cover. Frontispiece photo of the Dramatis Personae (including Doyle). xi, 289pp. Bookseller's ticket inside rear cover (from Philip C. Duschnes Rare Books, New York). The original invoice in the bookseller's Invoice envelope is included. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info