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5 "Review of Reviews" Kipling novels, Authorized Edition

By: Rudyard Kipling

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1912


Titles include: 1.) Life's Handicap/Being Stories of Mine Own People, 2.) The Light that Failed, 3.) Plain Tales from the Hills, 4.) Soldiers Three/The Story of the Gadsbys/In Black and White, and 5.) Under the Deodars/The Phantom 'Rickshaw/Wee Willie Winkie. No writing or markings in the books. Pages lightly tanned with occasional soiling. Top edge of textblock gilt. Tail edge of a few volumes slightly ragged. Bound in red satin with gilt lettering to spines and Kipling... View more info

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A Frigate's Namesake

By: Abbot, Alice Balch

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Co., 1901

Edition: First Edition


Very attractive and scarce book. The front cover is illustrated and has gilt lettering. Same on the spine. All gilt is sharp. Binding tight. Owners name neatly in ink on first front end paper. View more info

A Marriage Under the Terror

By: Patricia Wentworth

Price: $125.00

Publisher: A. L. Burt, 1910


Inside the front cover there is an owners name written. White lettering on the spine is slightly rubbed. Lightly cracked hinge at back of the book. Binding is tight. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A Mother and Two Daughters (SIGNED)

By: Gail Godwin

Price: $39.99

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press, 1982

Inscription: Inscribed by author


Inscribed by Gail Godwin to Ann Ross, author of the New York Times-bestselling Miss Julia books. No other writing or markings in the book. Endsheets lightly toned. Text pages are clean and bright. Dust jacket and book edges show very light foxing. D/J has darkened spine and 2 closed tears at front head edge. Now protected by Mylar and looks nice. A tight, square copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A Study of the Prose Works of John Donne

By: Evelyn M. Simpson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Clarendon Press, 1948

Edition: Second Edition


No writing in the book. Very minimal underlining in pencil/creased corners. Light foxing on endleaves, but text pages are clean. Binding tight. Dust jacket shows minimal edgewear/staining, and is now protected by clear mylar cover. A nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Woman Named Smith

By: Marie Conway Oemler

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Co., 1919

Edition: First Edition


Green cloth covers with black lettering on front board and spine. Minimal shelf wear to covers, small smudge on back board. No writing in the book - not even an owner's name. Clean, bright pages. Glossy b&w frontispiece. Rear interior hinge cracked. Book slightly cocked. A tightly bound, pleasing copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Adrian Glynde.

By: Armstrong, Martin.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Gollancz, 1930

Edition: First Edition


Book is nice. Black covers with green lettering on spine. Corners sharp, binding tight, no writing in book. Some glue stains and foxing on end papers. VERY SCARCE the dust jacket has a red bank 1.5 inches hi, around the bottom of the dust jacket. It is a separat piece of paper that wraps around the jacket and says "We shall be surprised if this book is not recognized as his best. " I cant imagine many of these bands have survived. The band is dark where it crosse... View more info

Analecta Anglo-Saconica Selections, In Prose and Verse, From the Anglo-Saxon Literature: With An Introduction Ethnological Essay, and Notes, Critical and Explanatory (Volume II ONLY)

By: Louis F. Klipstein

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, George Putnam, 1849

Edition: First Edition, First Printing


Brown cloth backed hardcover with light foxing on first few pages. Former owner's paste-down book plate is on the inside cover. Sturdy binding. Light shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Ancestors and Others: New and Selected Stories

By: Chappell, Fred

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, NY, St. Martin's Press, 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed


Nice Copy. Binding tight.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Apocalypse. (numbered first edition)

By: Lawrence, D H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Florence, G Orioli, 1931

Edition: Limited/Numbered


First edition and limited to 750 copies of which this is 477. Red covered boards. Corners rounded with wear through. Spine has chips and tears. Largest chip is half inch by 3/4 inch. Spine also somewhat darkened. Spine has black label with title (not original. ) Photo frontispiece.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Babbitt (facsimile of first edition)

By: Sinclair Lewis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: First Edition Libarary,

Edition: facsimile of first edition


This is an exact facsimile copy of the original first edition. It was produced by First Edition Library for its subscribers. Both jacket and book are exactly like the original first edition except the copyright page contains a mention that it is a facsimile and the jacket contains a FEL logo. Owner's name on ffep., dust-jacket spine is mostly faded and is hardly readable and is chipped at head and tail of spine. View more info

Back to Methuselah; A Metabiological Pentateuch

By: Shaw, Bernard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Constable and Company, 1921

Edition: First Ediition


Uncut foreedge. Book is slightly dirtyish. Full refund if not satisfied.Binding tight. View more info

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Baldine and Other Tales

By: Karl Erdmann Edler

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers, 1887

Edition: first American edition


Binding is tight but there is general wear. Owner's bookplate inside front cover.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Bethel

By: Millen, Eli Moffatt

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1929

Edition: First Edition


Warmly inscribed by author. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Beyond Life

By: Cabell, James Branch

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library Boni Liveright,


Toledano 2. Owners name in ink inside front cover. Very early edition. View more info