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Our Mutual Friend (First Thus)

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Ticknor and Fields: 1867

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 035194

Condition: Good


Green cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Hinges split. Frontispiece. Illustrated. Page 353/4 is half missing. 479pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Collection of British Authors Vol.50: Sketches by Charles Dickens

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Bernard Tauchnitz: 1843

Edition: Copyright Edition

Seller ID: 037637

Condition: Very Good +


Blue paneled cloth in very good plus condition. Textblock tight and clean. viii, 503pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Great Expectations (The Greatest Books Ever Written)

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 1979

Edition: Collector's Edition

Seller ID: 037804

Condition: Near Fine


Full burgundy leather binding. Gold gilt decoration. All edges gilt. Spine hubbed. Silk moire endpapers and silk ribbon marker bound in. Color frontispiece by Ardizzone, additional plates and in-text illustrations in color and black and white. vii, 457pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Miscellaneous Papers from the Morning Chronicle...and Plays and Poems (Easton Press)

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 1998

Edition: Collector's Edition

Seller ID: 037820

Condition: Like New


Genuine burgundy leather. Gold gilt lettering and design. Silk moire end papers. All page edges gilt. Solid copy. xiii, 1,055pp. Bound in silk ribbon marker. Full refund if not satisfied. A like new copy. This book would make a great gift. View more info

Oliver Twist (Nonesuch)

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble [Nonesuch Press]: 2005

Edition: Nonesuch

Seller ID: 038039

ISBN: 0760777322

Condition: Fine


2005 Facsimile Edition of the 1937 Nonesuch Dickens imprint. Quarter leather with fabric cloth blind-stamped boards. Clear mylar cover with Nonesuch Press card insert. This book would make a great gift. Pictorial end papers. xxviii, 418pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Bleak House (First Edition, First Impression)

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Bradbury and Evans: 1853

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Seller ID: 039583

Condition: Very Good -


First Edition, First Impression with appropriate errors on pages, 19, 209, 235, 275, 297, 307 and 442. 3/4 leather with marbled boards. Spine leather cracked and glue repaired. Exterior hinges glue repaired. Inner hinges taped. Illustrated. xvi, 624pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Charles Dickens: Five Novels: Complete and Unabridged

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 041211

ISBN: 0760775001

Condition: Like New


Many readers know Victorian England through the writings of Charles Dickens. Not only did Dickens put a face to the era through his memorable characters, he also captured the spirit of this age in entertaining fiction steeped in its social concerns and historical events. This literary omnibus brings together five of Dickens's best-known novels - Oliver Twist, A Christmas Carol, David Copperfield,A Tale of Two Cities, and Great Expectations.Publisher's cloth. Silver spine lettering. Textured end papers. 1,481pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 1968

Seller ID: 058348

Condition: Fine


Collector's Edition. Full burgundy leather with gilt decoration and page edges. Hubbed spine, silk moire end pages, silk ribbon bookmark. Color frontispiece. Color and black-and-white illustrations throughout. Faded end sheets. 784 pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Great Expectations

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 1979

Seller ID: 059243

Condition: Near Fine


Part of Easton's The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series. Color frontispiece portrait of author. Collector's edition, bound in full burgundy leather with gilt decoration and page edges. Hubbed spines, silk moire end sheets, silk ribbon bookmarks. Color and black-and-white illustrations throughout. 457 pp. Faded end sheets, else fine condition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Strike the Tents: The Story of the Chautauqua (First Edition)

By: Charles F. Horner

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Dorrance & Company: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013740

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition. Fine green cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine and front board. No writing in the book - not even an owners name. End papers faintly stained, but text pages are clean and white. Dust jacket is rubbed with a few tiny closed tears at edges. D/j has been fitted with protective mylar cover and looks sharp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Nightwoods

By: Charles Frazier

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 017926

Condition: Fine


Copy #56 of 100 copy limited edition for The Captain's Bookshelf, Asheville, NC. Spine a bit faded (otherwise a fine copy). Original slipcase in fine condition 259pp. Author of highly-acclaimed international bestseller, Cold Mountain. View more info

The Works of Heinrich Heine (8 volumes)

By: Charles Godfrey Leland, Translator

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: New York, Croscup & Sterling Company: 1898

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 035263

Condition: Very Good +


Christian Johann Heinrich Heine (13 December 1797 ? 17 February 1856) was a German poet, journalist, essayist, and literary critic. He is best known outside Germany for his early lyric poetry, which was set to music in the form of Lieder (art songs) by composers such as Robert Schumann and Franz Schubert. Heine's later verse and prose are distinguished by their satirical wit and irony. He is considered part of the Young Germany movement. His radical political views led to many of his works being banned by German authorities. Heine spent the last 25 years of his life as an expatriate in Paris. ... View more info

The Works of Charles Kingsley. Eversley Edition (13 Volumes)

By: Charles Kingsley

Price: $375.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.: 1893

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 041206

Condition: Very Good +


13 volume set. Eversley Edition. Bound in attractive olive 3/4 leather with marbled boards. Raised spine bands. Westward Ho! in 2 volumes; Includes: Alton Locke in 2 volumes; Hypatia in 2 volumes; Hereward the Wake in 2 volumes; Poems in 2 volumes; Two Years Ago in 2 volumes; and Yeast: A Problem. Lovely uniform bindings. Condition ranges from VG plus to Near Fine. Private library marks inside all of front covers. Decorated end-papers. Approximately 400 pages per volume. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Westward Ho!

By: Charles Kingsley

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 1997

Seller ID: 058540

Condition: Fine


Collector's Edition. Featuring the wonderful artwork of N. C. Wyeth. Beautiful cover with color illustration inlay. Full brown leather with gilt and silver decoration and page edges. Hubbed spine, silk moire end sheets, silk ribbon bookmark. Color frontispiece. Two-page color illustration before title page and after text. Full page illustrations throughout. Faded end sheets, as is common. 413 pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Roundabout to Canterbury (Signed First Edition)

By: Charles S. Brooks

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 028434

Condition: Very Good


Two toned cloth with original paper spine label. Author's gift inscription on half title page. Frontispiece. Illustrated end-papers. Illustrated. 346pp. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Stranger Here adn Other Tales by a Doctor

By: Charles S. Norburn, M.D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lillian N. Alexander: 2004

Seller ID: 037028

Condition: Very Good


Title page inscribed by Lillian Norburn Alexander "March, 2005 Handbound for Dr. Rathburn by Lillian Norburn Alexander". Brown flexible leather with gold design on front cover. Marbled end papers. viii, 280pp. Preface by Lillian Norburn Alexander. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Complete Novels (7 volumes set)

By: Charlotte, Emily & Anne Bronte

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1993

Edition: Folio Society Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 059587

Condition: Very Good +


Bound in full green moire silk. Pale green end sheets. Illustrated with a total of 119 wood-engravings in the set by Howard Phipps, Peter Reddick, Peter Forster, Ian Stephens, Simon Brett, Thomas Bewick, Harry Brockway, and George Tute. 7-volume slip case covered with green moire silk and titled in gold. Volumes include: Shirley (508 pp); Villette (450 pp); Wuthering Heights (293 pp); The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (386 pp); Jane Eyre (436 pp); Agnes Grey (172 pp); The Professor (226 pp). Slip case in Very Good+ condition. Slip case (on 3 sides) and spines are faded to a rosy pink which Folio Soc... View more info

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The American Novel and Its Tradition

By: Chase, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press: 1983

Edition: Second Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 027469

ISBN: 080182303X

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback. No writing in the book. xii, 266pp., index. Corner of half title page clipped. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Real Time: Stories and a Reminiscence

By: Chaudhuri, Amit

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Picador: 2003

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 039521

ISBN: 0312421141

Condition: Like New


Amit Chaudhuris stories range across the astonishing face of the modern Indian subcontinent. From divorcées about to enter into an arranged marriage to the teenaged poet who develops a relationship with a lonely widower, from singing teachers to housewives to white-collar businessmen, Chaudhuri deftly explores the juxtaposition of the new and old worlds in his native India. Here are stories as sweet and ironic as they are deft and revealing.Paperback. Like new. vi, 184pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Charles W. Chesnutt: Stories, Novels, and Essays: The Conjure Woman / The Wife of His Youth & Other Stories of the Color Line / The House Behind the ... / Other Writings (Library of America) First Printing

By: Chesnutt, Charles W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Library of America: 2002

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 039433

ISBN: 1931082065

Condition: Near Fine


Rejecting his era's genteel hypocrisy about miscegenation, lynching, and "passing," Charles W. Chesnutt broke new ground in American literature with his innovative explorations of racial identity and use of African-American speech and folklore. Chesnutt exposed the deformed logic of the Jim Crow system-creating, in the process, the modern African-American novel. Here is the best of Chesnutt's fiction and nonfiction in the largest and most comprehensive edition ever published, featuring a newly researched chronology of the writer's life.The Conjure Woman (1899) introduced Chesnutt to th... View more info

Mr. Moffatt (First Edition)

By: Chester Francis Cobb

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039063

Condition: Very Good


Uncommon. First Edition. Publisher's cloth (lightly soiled). viii, 312pp. Full refund if not satisfied.Chester Francis Cobb (1899-1943), novelist, was born on 8 June 1899 at Charing Cross, Waverley, Sydney, son of Joseph Septimus Cobb, chemist, from England, and his Geelong-born wife Rosalie Thomasina Kate Cockburn, née Smith. Interested early in fiction, Cobb left school to become a cadet and later a reporter on the Sydney Daily Telegraph. In 1921, on his mother's death, he came into a small inheritance; he left for England soon after, settled in Oxfordshire, and took up poultry-farmin... View more info

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Kate Chopin: Complete Novels and Stories: At Fault / Bayou Folk / A Night in Acadie / The Awakening / Uncollected Stories (Library of America)

By: Chopin, Kate

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Library of America: 2002

Edition: First Library of America edition

Seller ID: 042569

ISBN: 1931082219

Condition: Fine


Library of America book #136Library of America books are bound with the rare Smyth sewn method. This is the most expensive but best way to bind a book. As a result the spine is very strong and you can hold it open with one hand and it will not close. These are great books!First printing copies of Library of America books are becoming quite collectible. View more info

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Jennifer's House (Signed First Edition)

By: Christine Noble Govan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 020453

Condition: Very Good


Light green cloth (age-toned), dust jacket edges torn with 1.5 inch piece missing at tail of spine, binding tight, mylar cover, 337pp., Full refund if not satisfied.Dust jacket by John Allan Maxwell. View more info

Mr. Norris Changes Trains

By: Christopher Isherwood

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1990

Edition: First Folio Society Edition

Seller ID: 059392

Condition: Like New


Introduction by Samuel Hynes. Bound in yellow cloth with a repeat pattern in grey. Dark brown top stain and dark brown end papers. Contains 8 color plates by Beryl Cook. 174 pp. Dark brown slip case. Book and slip case both in like new condition. Very nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

No Crabb No Christmas (Signed First Edition)

By: Christopher Morley

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Black Cat Press: 1938

Edition: Limited First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 037758

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed by the author on front free end paper. Limited Edition of 225 copies. Green cloth with original paper label on front board. Front board edges are sunned. 20 pages. Personal library bookplate inside front cover. Newspaper clipping announcing the publication of this book laid in. Rare signed copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Broad and Alien is the World (First Edition)

By: Ciro Alegria

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Nicholson & Watson: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036646

Condition: Very Good


Winner of the Latin-America Prize Novel Contest, 1941. Rebound in quarter leather with raised bands. Boards lightly sunned. Decorated end-papers. 434pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Gallows' Orchard (First Edition)

By: Claire Spencer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Jonathan Cape & Harrison Smith: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038724

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's cloth. Dust jacket very good, but with library perforation mark on inside panel. Decorated end papers. First Edition. 285pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Among the Meadow People

By: Clara Dillingham Pierson

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co: 1901

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 031047

Condition: Very Good +


New and Enlarged Edition. Green illustrated cloth with gold gilt lettering and design on spine and front cover. Attractive binding. No writing in the book. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Illustrated. 1 inch closed tear on Contents page. 193pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Many Aspects of Mobile Home Living (Signed)

By: Clark, Martin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2000

Edition: Third Printing

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 030923

ISBN: 0375407251

Condition: Fine


Author's signature on title page. Two toned cloth with gold lettering on spine. No writing in the book. Dust jacket not price clipped. Solid copy. 345pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Carrying the Torch: Stories (Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Fiction) SIGNED FIRST EDITION

By: Clarke, Brock

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lincoln and London, University of Nebraska Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 025858

ISBN: 0803215517

Condition: Fine


Two toned cloth with silver lettering, author's gift inscription on title page, there is no other writing in the book, xii, 170pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

La Prise d'Orange: Chanson de Geste de la Fin du XIIe Siècle

By: Claude Lachet / Jean-Pierre Tusseau

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Éditions Klincksieck: 1986

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 059356

ISBN: 2252025433

Condition: Very Good +


Glossy yellow paper cover with lettering on front and spine. 99 pp, including introduction, lexical notes, and bibliography. Footnotes throughout. Minor smudgewear to cover. Price tags have been peeled off back, leaving their imprint, but no tears. Binding is tight. Former owner's name in pen in upper corner of front end-page. A few pages have notes in pencil. No foxing in this copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

First the Blade: A Comedy of Growth (First American Edition)

By: Clemence Dane

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1918

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 038186

Condition: Very Good +


Blue cloth with navy lettering and design. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. Dust jacket is not price clipped. 317pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

First the Blade: A Comedy of Growth (First American Edition)

By: Clemence Dane

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1918

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 038187

Condition: Very Good +


Blue cloth with navy lettering and design. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. Dust jacket is not price clipped. 317pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Lincoln Lawyer (First British Edition)

By: Connelly, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ): 2005

Edition: First British Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 026014

ISBN: 0752865838

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth with silver lettering, underlining on first 90 pages, dust-jacket is price-clipped, 404pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Twilight Mirage (Signed First Edition)

By: Conrad H. Credeman

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 028282

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth with silver lettering. Author's signature on front free end paper. Previous owner's name scratched out. There is no other writing in the book. 324pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

THE LORDS OF DISCIPLINE (First Edition)

By: Conroy, Pat

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037968

ISBN: 0395294622

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. A couple of pages with minor highlighting. Head & tail of dust jacket spine chipped. 499pp. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Time, narrative, and identity in medieval French and Occitan literature

By: Constance Lee Dickey

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, UMI Dissertation Information Service: 1992

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 040176

Condition: Very Good


This is an authorized facsimile made from the microfilm master copy of the original dissertation. Paperback. iii, 330pp. Light pencil underlining and marginalia. Previous owner's name stamped inside front cover. Original paper label on front cover. Name, "Dickey" written on spine in black marker. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Wing-and-Wing (Wing-&-Wing)

By: Cooper, James Fenimore; King, Dean [Foreword]

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Holt Paperbacks: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 036818

ISBN: 0805055681

Condition: New


New copy. A classic story of love and sea warfare from one of America's greatest novelists. The year is 1799. Admiral Caraccioli is about to be executed on Lord Nelson's flagship. Young and in love with Carracioli's daughter, the spirited French privateer Raoul Yvard and his wily American sailing master Ithuel Bolt harass the British fleet. Yvard is captured but cunningly escapes, setting up a showdown at sea. Originally published in 1846, The Wing-and-Wing is a captivating novel of seafaring adventure, romance, and Napoleonic history, from the masterful author of The Leatherstocking Tales. ... View more info

The Crossing: Volume Two, The Border Trilogy

By: Cormac McCarthy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1998

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 036676

ISBN: 0965718921

Condition: New


Volume 2 of The Border Trilogy. New copy. 426pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A Young Man's Heart (First Edition)

By: Cornell Woolrich

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Mason Publishing Co:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025185

Condition: Good


Blue cloth with black lettering and design on spine and front cover, spine sunned, end papers missing, inner hinges split, no writing in the book, 247pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Understand the Weapon, Understand the Wound

By: Cornford, John; Galassi, Jonathan [Editor]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Carcanet Press Ltd: 1976-01-01

Seller ID: 025801

ISBN: 0856351520

Condition: Very Good +


Very good + hardcover in very good + dust jacket. Dust jacket has been placed in a protective glossy Mylar sleeve. Light wear to the dust jacket on the top edge and top of the spine. However, the book remains in beautiful condition and it would make a wonderful gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

I Never Saw a Beatle (First Edition)

By: Courtney, Richard G.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Cross Bridges Pub Co: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039462

ISBN: 0318223023

Condition: Near Fine


A novel by a dedicated Beatles collector. "Interspersed with the reminiscences of a Beatle fan are subtle (and not so subtle) pokes at musicians, media evangelists, college students, mules,.well, you get the idea.I NEVER SAW A BEATLE offers a thought-provoking glimpse of American popular culture." Red cloth with gold spine lettering. 265pp. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Root of All Evil: The Thematic Unity of William Styron's Fiction (First Edition)

By: Crane, John Kenny

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Columbia, SC, Univ of South Carolina Pr: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033733

ISBN: 0872494470

Condition: New


In this first full-length study of William Styron's novels, John Kenney Crane identifies the themes of Sophie's Choice and uses them as the basis for a reinterpretation of the other novels - Lie Down in Darkness, Set This House on Fire, The Long March, and The Confessions of Nat Turner. Hardcover. Brand new in publisher's shrink wrap. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Dreaming in Cuban (Uncorrected Proof)

By: Cristina Garcia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028150

Condition: Fine


Paperback. Uncorrected Proof. No writing in the book. Author's portrait photo. 228pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Little, Big

By: Crowley, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 2002-03-01

Seller ID: 028445

ISBN: 0060937939

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine pictorial paperback. Slight shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Francophone African Women Writers: Destroying the Emptiness of Silence

By: D'Almeida, Irène Assiba

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gainesville, FL, University Press of Florida: 1995

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 040157

ISBN: 081301302X

Condition: Like New


"A very important contribution to the field by an African scholar with a thorough, empathetic command of the field of African feminine writing in French."--Christiane Makward, Penn State University"A work of quality. . . . This first major study of fiction and nonfiction prose by Francophone African women is a significant work of criticism in the study of African literature."--Maxine Montgomery, Florida State UniversitySlate blue denim cloth with black spine lettering. Textured end papers. xi, 222pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Celia's House

By: D. E. Stevenson

Price: $19.99

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winson: 1977

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 014144

ISBN: 0030204410

Condition: Very Good


Copyright page states, "First edition published in the United States in 1943. Second edition published in Great Britain in 1973; first published in the United States in 1977." Number line indicates first printing. Ink name and address label on flyleaf. No other writing or markings in the book. Very light foxing on endleaves, but text pages are clean and crisp. Dust jacket shows mild edge-wear/foxing. Jacket is protected by clear mylar cover and looks really nice. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Celia's House

By: D. E. Stevenson

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winson: 1977

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 014145

Condition: Near Fine


Copyright page states, "First edition published in the United States in 1943. Second edition published in Great Britain in 1973; first published in the United States in 1977." Number line indicates first printing. No writing in the book - not even an owners name.Very light foxing on edges and endleaves, but text pages are clean and crisp. Dust jacket slightly darkened from age with minimal edgewear. Jacket is protected by clear mylar cover and looks really nice. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info