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The Rainbow (Modern Library)

By: D. H. Lawrence

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: 1930

Seller ID: 036569

Condition: Very Good


Toledano 5. volume 109 in the series. Complete and unabridged in one volume. 467pp., with a list of Modern Library titles at rear. Dust jacket torn with loss on front cover (slightly affecting text). Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Lady Chatterley's Lover

By: D. H. Lawrence

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 1988

Seller ID: 058498

Condition: Like New


Lovely full burgundy leather with gilt decoration and page edges. Hubbed spine, silk moire end sheets, silk ribbon bookmark. Color frontispiece. 272 pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Sons and Lovers

By: D. H. Lawrence

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 1988

Seller ID: 058517

Condition: Like New


Lovely full burgundy leather with gilt decoration and page edges. Hubbed spine, silk moire end sheets, silk ribbon bookmark. Color frontispiece. 395 pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Women in Love

By: D. H. Lawrence

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 1988

Seller ID: 058518

Condition: Like New


Lovely full burgundy leather with gilt decoration and page edges. Hubbed spine, silk moire end sheets, silk ribbon bookmark. Color frontispiece. 436 pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Richard Henry Dana Jr.: Two Years Before the Mast & Other Voyages (LOA #161): Two Years Before the Mast / To Cuba and Back / Journal of a Voyage Round the World, 1859-1860 (Library of America)

By: Dana Jr., Richard Henry; Philbrick, Thomas [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Library of America: 2005

Edition: First Library of America edition

Seller ID: 042644

ISBN: 1931082839

Condition: Like New


Library of America book #161. Library 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

Robinson Crusoe

By: Daniel Defoe

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 1998

Seller ID: 058545

Condition: Fine


Collector's Edition. Featuring the wonderful artwork of N. C. Wyeth. Beautiful cover with color illustration inlay. Full dark green leather with gilt decoration on spine and silver decoration on front cover and page edges. Hubbed spine, silk moire end sheets, silk ribbon bookmark. Color illustration before title page. Two-page color illustrations before half-title page and after text. Full page illustrations throughout. Faded end sheets, as is common. Some white residue from shelf on bottom edge of cover. 368 pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Growing Up with Southern Illinois 1820 to 1861 from the Memoirs of Daniel Harmon Brush (The Lakeside Classics) First Edition

By: Daniel Harmon Brush; Edited by Milo Milton Quaife

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Lakeside Press; R.R.Donnelley & Sons: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038237

Condition: Very Good +


Red cloth with gold design and lettering on spine and front cover. Compliments of the Season card from Vice President of Lakeside, Herbert P. Zimmermann. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Top edges gilt. xxxii, 265pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Divine Comedy: Translated into blank verse by Loius Biancolli in 3 volume slipcase

By: Dante Alighieri

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Washinton Square Press: 1966

Seller ID: 022143

Condition: Very Good


Three volumes in original slipcase wit original paper label, head and tail of slipcase box is split, wax mylar covers, no writing in the books, Full refund if not satisfied. Due to this set's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. View more info

Rebecca (Easton Press Collector's Edition)

By: Daphne du Maurier

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 2009

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 024093

Condition: Near Fine


Genuine leather, gold gilt lettering and design, silk moire end-papers, color frontispiece, bound in silk ribbon marker, 410pp., previous owner's personal signed bookplate on half-title page, there is no other writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Jamaica Inn

By: Daphne du Maurier

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2008

Edition: First Folio Society printing as

Seller ID: 059533

Condition: Like New


Very nice copy. First printed as part of a set in 1991. Reissued in 2008 as a single volume in a slip case. Introduction by Raleigh Trevelyan. Full blue-grey cloth with design in dark brown and gold by Clark. Pale blue-grey end sheets. 8 black-and-white plates. Brown slip case. 288 pp. Book and slip case in like new condition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

My Cousin Rachel

By: Daphne du Maurier

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2008

Edition: First Folio Society printing as

Seller ID: 059535

Condition: Like New


Very nice copy. First printed as part of a set in 1991. Reissued in 2008 as a single volume in a slip case. Full blue-grey cloth with design in dark brown and gold by Clark. Pale blue-grey end sheets. 8 black-and-white plates. Brown slip case. 336 pp. Book and slip case in like new condition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Let Us Have Peace and Other Addresses (First Edition)

By: Darwin P. Kingsley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York Life Insurance Company: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035076

Condition: Very Good -


Author was the President of the New York Life Insurance Company. Author's Compliment card. 3/4 leather with boards. Head of spine chipped. Illustrated. 439pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Tartarin of Tarascon (Two Volumes)

By: Daudet, Alphonse, translated by Jacques LeClercq

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, The Limited Editions Club: 1930

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 037609

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes complete. No slipcase. Leatherlike spines with paper covered decorated boards. Signed by the illustrator. Limited Edition #1021 of 1500 copies. Rough cut pages. Some are uncut. xxv, 95; 96-263pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Hunter Gracchus and Other Papers on Literature and Art

By: Davenport, Guy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Counterpoint: 1996-12-01

Seller ID: 025778

ISBN: 1887178244

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine hardcover in near fine pictorial paperback. Light shelf wear. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Walter Scott and the Historial Imagination (First Edition)

By: David Brown

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Boston and Henley, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027475

ISBN: 0710003013

Condition: Fine


Peach cloth with silver lettering. No writing in the book. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Solid copy. 239pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Celtic Revivals (First Edition)

By: Deane, Seamus

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Winston-Salem, NC, Wake Forest Univ Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030913

ISBN: 091639025X

Condition: Very Good


Essays in modern Irish Literature by Joyce, Yeats, O'Casey, Kinsella, Montague, Friel, Mahon, Heaney, Beckett, and Synge. The author locates the roots of modern Irish literature in the 18th and 19th century Celtic revivals examining the commentaries of Burke and Arnold. Paperback. A few sentences underlined on one page. 199pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Fenimore Cooper: The Critical Heritage (Critical Heritage Series) FIRST PAPERBACK EDITION

By: Dekker, George; McWilliams, John P. [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Olympic Marketing Corp: 1985

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 027535

ISBN: 0710205147

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback. No writing in the book. xi, 306pp., index. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Someone Like You (Signed)

By: Dessen, Sarah

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Books for Young Readers: 1998

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 037521

ISBN: 0670877786

Condition: Near Fine


The world is a terrible place not to have a best friend. Scarlett was always the strong one.Halley was always content to follow in her wake.Then Scarlett's boyfriend died, and Scarlett learned that she was pregnant. Now Halley has to find the strength to take the lead and help Scarlett get through it. Because true friendship is a promise you keep forever. Inscribed by the author on half title page. Mylar cover. 281pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Charles Dickens: Four Novels (Great Expectations; Hard Times; A Christmas Carol; A Tale of Two Cities)

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Gramercy Books: 1982

Seller ID: 037756

ISBN: 0517093391

Condition: Like New


Superb collection of Dickens' best, includes four of his major novels. Great Expectations, Hard Times, A Christmas Carol, and A Tale of Two Cities. x, 848pp. New copy. Only exception is tiny closed tear on rear hinge of dust jacket. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A Tale of Two Cities (Everyman's Library)

By: Dickens, Charles; Schama, Simon [Introduction]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Everyman's Library: 1993

Edition: Everyman's Library Edition

Seller ID: 038721

ISBN: 0679420738

Condition: Near Fine


Lucie Manette had been separated from her father for eighteen years while he languished in Pariss most feared prison, the Bastille. Finally reunited, the Manettess fortunes become inextricably intertwined with those of two men, the heroic aristocrat Darnay, and the dissolute lawyer, Carton. Their story, which encompasses violence, revenge, love and redemption, is grippingly played out against the backdrop of the terrifying brutality of the French Revolution.A Tale of Two Cities begins on a muddy English road in an atmosphere charged with mystery and drama, and it ends in the Paris of the Fre... View more info

Vagabond's House (with Signed Photo laid in)

By: Don Blanding

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead and Company: 1943

Edition: 32nd Printing

Seller ID: 028147

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth with silver lettering and design. Personal bookplate of George R. Sanders, Jr. inside front cover. Includes a photo (portrait) laid in of the author inscribed to George S. (famous autograph collector). 114pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Sound, Sense, and Performance of Literature (First Edition)

By: Don Geiger

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Atlanta, Dallas, Scott, Foresman and Company: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030917

Condition: Very Good


And exploration of oral literature in its relations to literature considered as dramatic discourse. Paperback. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. 115pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Absolute Certainty of Life After Death, Just A Novel

By: Don Wilton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee, Thomas Nelson: 2007

Seller ID: 058275

ISBN: 0849919940

Condition: Like New


This is a modern retelling of the Bible story of the rich man and Lazarus. 225 pp. Nice Copy with artwork on front cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Souls Raised From The Dead (SIGNED)

By: Doris Betts

Price: $14.99

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1994

Edition: Stated First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Seller ID: 014157

ISBN: 0679426213

Condition: Fine


Contains two bookplates (adhered to first and last flyleaves) inscribed/signed by Doris Betts to Mary Patton. Fine interiors, clean and unmarked. Deckled fore edge. Cloth spine is creased and book is slightly cocked. Dust jacket is price clipped but shows minimal to no shelf-wear. Protected by clear mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Kinsmen of the Grail (First Edition)

By: Dorothy James Roberts

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Boston, Toronto, Little, Brown and Company: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019938

Condition: Very Good +


First Edition. No writing or markings in the book. Clean, bright text pages. Light foxing to book edges and end-papers. Nicely bound in yellow cloth with slightly faded spine. Original dust jacket shows minimal wear and spine is age-toned. Dust jacket is not price-clipped. A tight, attractive copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Portable Dorothy Parker (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

By: Dorothy Parker; Marion Meade [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 2006-03-28

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 039504

ISBN: 0143039539

Condition: Fine


The second revision in sixty years, this sublime collection ranges over the verse, stories, essays, and journalism of one of the twentieth century's most quotable authors.In this new twenty-first-century edition, devoted admirers will be sure to find their favorite verse and stories. But a variety of fresh material has also been added to create a fuller, more authentic picture of her life's work. At the heart of her serious work lie her political writings dealing with race, labor, and international politics. "A Dorothy Parker Sampler" blends the sublime and the silly with the terrifyin... View more info

Can't Get A Red Bird (Signed First Edition)

By: Dorothy Scarborough

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York and London, Harper & Brothers: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 028432

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth with red lettering and design. Author's gift inscription on front free end paper. Previous owner's name written inside front cover. Includes signed correspondence from the author (on letterhead from Columbia University in the City of New York). 408pp. Some worming along rear hinge. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Oxford Companion to English Literature

By: Drabble, Margaret [Editor]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2006-09-07

Edition: 6

Seller ID: 024443

ISBN: 0198614535

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine hardcover in near fine dust jacket. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Lamp in Jerusalem

By: Drayton Mayrant

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017657

Condition: Near Fine


Review copy with note from the publisher laid-in. Clean, unmarked text pages. Endsheets lightly toned. Dust jacket has faded spine and shows minimal edgewear. Now looks sharp protected by mylar. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Theodore Dreiser: Sister Carrie, Jennie Gerhardt, Twelve Men (Library of America) First Printing

By: Dreiser, Theodore

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Library of America: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 039435

ISBN: 0940450410

Condition: Near Fine


Theodore Dreiser was arguably the most important figure in the development of fiction in the twentieth century. In this Library of America volume are presented the first two novels and a little-known collection of biographical sketches by the man about whom H. L. Mencken said, American writing, before and after his time, differed almost as much as biology before and after Darwin.Dreiser grew up poor in a series of small Indiana towns, in a large German Catholic family dominated by his fathers religious fervor. At seventeen he moved to Chicago and eventually became a newspaper reporter there... View more info

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Theodore Dreiser: An American Tragedy (Library of America No.140)

By: Dreiser, Theodore; Riggio, Thomas P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Library of America: 2003

Edition: First Library of America edition

Seller ID: 042570

ISBN: 1931082316

Condition: Fine


Library of America Book #140Library 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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MacArthur Park (First Edition)

By: Durbin, Andrew

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Nightboat: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039466

ISBN: 1937658694

Condition: Like New


After Hurricane Sandy, Nick Fowler, a writer, stranded alone in a Manhattan apartment without power, begins to contemplate disaster. Months later, at an artist residency in upstate New York, Nick finds his subject in disaster itself and the communities shaped by it, where crisis animates both hope and denial, unacknowledged pasts and potential futures. As he travels to Los Angeles and London on assignment, Nick discovers that outsiderstheir lives and histories disturbed by sex, loss, and bad weatherare often better understood by what they have hidden from the world than what they have reveal... View more info

Return the Innocent Earth (Signed)

By: Dykeman, Wilma

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Newport, TN, Wakestone Books: 1994

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 038713

ISBN: 1884450016

Condition: Near Fine


Author's gift inscription on title page. Pictorial cover. Paperback. 428pp. First paperback edition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama: A Revised American Edition of the Reader's Handbook (Volume 1)

By: E. Cobham Brewer

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Selmar Hess: 1896

Seller ID: 037476

Condition: Very Good


Edited by Marion Harland. This is volume 1 (of 4). Olive illustrated cloth with gold and black design and lettering. Profusely illustrated with engravings and etchings. All page edges gilt. Printed tissue guards. 408pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. View more info

The Mapp and Lucia Novels (Six Volume Set containing Queen Lucia, Miss Mapp, Lucia in London, Mapp and Lucia, Lucia's Progress, Trouble for Lucia)

By: E. F. Benson

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1994

Edition: First Folio Society Edition

Seller ID: 059572

Condition: Fine


The Mapp and Lucia Novels is a six volume set including the following titles: Queen Lucia (243 pp.), Miss Mapp (235 pp.), Lucia in London (232 pp.), Mapp and Lucia (278 pp.), Lucia's Progress (231 pp.), Trouble for Lucia (231 pp.). Volumes are bound in colored cloth- lilac, blue-grey, purple-grey, pale pink-grey, pale blue-grey, and purple (respectively). Illustration by Ledwidge on front board of each volume and titled in gold on spine. Each volume contains 6 leaves of plates by Ledwidge. Lilac six-volume slip case titled and designed in gold. Volumes in fine condition. Slip case in fine cond... View more info

Higgledy-Piggledy or Stories for Everybody and Everybody's Children (First American Edition)

By: E. H. Knatchbull-Hugessen

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1876

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 030434

Condition: Very Good


This is the First American Edition of this classic work. Professionally rebacked. Green cloth with gold and black gilt design and lettering on spine and front board. Previous owner's name written on title page. There is no other writing in the book. viii, 377pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The White Peacock (First Edition)

By: E. J. Craine and Lotta Bacskai

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cleveland, OH and New York, NY, The World Syndicate Publishing Co: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035314

Condition: Very Good


Part of the World Wide Series by this publisher. Red cloth with silver lettering and design. Illustrated. 113pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

In Mr. Knox's Country

By: E. Oe. Somerville and Martin Ross

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Frome / London, The R.S. Surtees Society: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 059699

Condition: Fine


Green cloth covers. Frontispiece. 8 illustrations. 311pp. Binding is tight. Spine is sunned. There is a tear along the spine's edge near the front cover. Page edges have stains. Text body is clean and free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Further Experiences of an Irish R.M.

By: E. Oe. Somerville and Martin Ross

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Frome / London, The R.S. Surtees Society: 1984

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 059702

Condition: Fine


Very light beige cloth covers. Frontispiece. 35 illustrations. 315pp. plus 21 pages of subscriber names and ads. Book is in pristine condition. Clear mylar cover has a few tears in it. Text body is clean and free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Some Experiences of an Irish R.M.

By: E. Oe. Somerville and Martin Ross

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Frome / London, The R.S. Surtees Society: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 059704

Condition: Fine


Green cloth cover with illustrations on front and back covers. Frontispiece. Illustrated. 309pp. plus 21 pages of subscribers' names and ads. Binding is tight. A few minor marks and stains to the covers and spine. Upper edge has a small stain. In fine condition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Face of Death A Westmoreland Story

By: E. Vincent Briton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008881

Condition: Very Good


Nice Copy. No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Slightly cocked. Gilt lettering on spine is sharp. Blue cloth covers. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

No Hero (First Edition)

By: E. W. Hornung

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039065

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. Olive cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. Top edges gilt. Spine sunned. 209pp., with publisher's ads. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Advice to Young Men and (incidentally) to Young Women in the Middle and Higher Ranks of Life in a Series of Letters addressed to a Youth, Husband, Bachelor, Father, Lover, Citizen or a Subject (Limited Ediiton)

By: Earl E. Fisk, Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London and New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1930

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 035456

Condition: Very Good -


Brown cloth with original leather spine label. Spine is darkened. Color frontispiece. Color illustrations. The book is (surprisingly) not paginated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Walking Across Egypt [SIGNED]

By: Edgerton, Clyde

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1991

Edition: Fifth Printing

Inscription: Insribed by Author

Seller ID: 019813

ISBN: 0912697512

Condition: Fine


Inscribed to previous owner by Clyde Edgerton on title page. Otherwise book is clean and unmarked. Bright, crisp dust jacket with very lightly sunned spine. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Night Train: A Novel (Signed)

By: Edgerton, Clyde

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Back Bay Books: 2012

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 037334

ISBN: 0316117617

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by the author on title page. In 1963, at the age of 17, Dwayne Hallston discovers James Brown and wants to perform just like him. His band, the Amazing Rumblers, studies and rehearses Brown's Live at the Apollo album in the storage room of his father's shop in their small North Carolina town. Meanwhile, Dwayne's forbidden black friend Larry--aspiring to play piano like Thelonius Monk--apprentices to a jazz musician called the Bleeder. His mother hopes music will allow him to escape the South. A dancing chicken and a mutual passion for music help Dwayne and Larry as they try to achieve... View more info

The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club: containing a Faithful Record of the Preambulations, Perils, Adventures and Sporting Transactions of the Corresponding Members: Part Fourth (First Edition)

By: Edited by "Boz"

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Carey, Lea & Blanchard: 1837

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034484

Condition: Very Good -


Fourth Part (of Five). Cloth spine with paper-covered boards. Spine label gone. Some textual dampstains. 223pp. A few very darkened pages in one gathering (but readable). Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Tales for a Stormy Night: Translations from the French of Tourgueneff, Balzac, Merimee, Alphonse Daudet (Signed First Edition)

By: edited by Eugene F. Bliss

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Robert Clarke & Co: 1891

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Editor

Seller ID: 032400

Condition: Very Good


Signed (by the editor) First Edition. Five short stories, three of them supernatural: "Ghosts" by Tourgueneff; "A Miracle in Flanders" by Balzac; "The Venus of Ille" by Merimee; also "The Battle of Pere-Lachaise" by Daudet and "Farewell" by Balzac. The three named translators are Susan Walker Longworth, Eugene F. Bliss and Maria Longworth Storer. There is a gift inscription on the front free end paper that reads, "With the compliments of the Editor, Eugene F. Bliss" Original navy decorated cloth. Front cover and spine have silver and gold l... View more info

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Irish Fairy and Folk Tales

By: edited by W. B. Yeats

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Boni & Liveright (Modern Library):

Edition: early Modern Library edition

Seller ID: 019329

Condition: Very Good


This is an early copy in brown leatherette. Binding is Toledano 2. End sheets Toledano B. This book is pre-1925 but not a 1918 first ML edition. The book has an owner's name on the flyleaf but no other writing, underlining, or marginalia. Binding is very solid. As ML books go the condition is definitely better than average.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

2008 MLA International Bibliography of Books and Articles on the Modern Languages and Literatures, Volume 1: British and Irish, Commonwealth, English Caribbean, and American Literatures

By: Editor-Barbara Chen

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Language Association of America: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013118

ISBN: 1603290702

Condition: Fine


No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Crisp white pages. Covers lightly shelf-worn. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

2007 MLA International Bibliography of Books and Articles on the Modern Languages and Literatures, Volume 1: British and Irish, Commonwealth, English Caribbean, and American Literatures

By: Editor-Barbara Chen

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Language Association of America: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013119

ISBN: 1603290478

Condition: Fine


No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Crisp, white pages. Covers lightly shelf-worn. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info