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The Virginia Quarterly Review Summer 1965

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Virginia Quarterly Review: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008611

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Copy. Full refund if not satisfied.Articles by Starzinger, Halle, Rapoport, Rakove, Hale, Levertov View more info

South Atlantic Review (20 issues from 1994 through 1999) Journal of the South Atlantic Modern Language Association

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, South Atlantic Modern Language Association:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012879

Condition: Near Fine


Includes Jan. May & Sept of 1994. All 4 of each year 1995-1998 plus Winter 1999.Most copies are unread but a couple have minor highlighting.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Set of 33 "Works of" great authors, World's Great Adventure Stories, World's Great Detective Stories, and The World's Great Romances

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Black's Readers Service Company:

Seller ID: 014957

Condition: Very Good


36 volumes total. "Works of" books are complete, unabridged, one volume editions comprising the works of authors like Nathaniel Hawthorne, Robert Lewis Stevenson, Rudyard Kipling, Charles Dickens (Christmas books only), Arthur Conan Doyle, Bret Hart, Oscar Wilde, Gustave Flaubert, Jonathan Swift, Jean Jacques Rousseau, Leo Tolstoy, Voltaire, Alexandre Dumas, Robert Browning, Benvenuto Cellini, Edgar Allen Poe, Honore de Balzac, Emile Zola, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Fr... View more info

Sheer Off, A Tale

By: A. L. O. E.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Robert Carter: 1870

Edition: presumed first

Seller ID: 008885

Condition: Fair


Heavily worn book but binding is tight. Full refund if not satisfied. 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

Seller ID: 003977

Condition: Near Fine


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

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Miss Julia Meets Her Match (SIGNED)

By: Ann B. Ross

Price: $19.99

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 014719

ISBN: 067003293X

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Ann Ross on title page. Slight paper residue on flyleaf from former bookplate - else interior is clean and unmarked. Small nick in tail edge of boards. Dust jacket shows minimal wear and is now protected by mylar. A nice, tight copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Miss Mary Remembered (inscribed)

By: Anna Dierssen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: self published: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by the Author

Seller ID: 006823

Condition: Fine


Nice Copy. View more info

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Reap the Whirlwind: Augusta and the Revolution: A Novel (SIGNED)

By: Anne Riggs Osborne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Orangeburg, SC, Sandlapper Publishing, Inc.: 1990

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Seller ID: 014384

ISBN: 0878440879

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed to previous owner by Anne Osborne, dated Christmas 1990. No other writing in the book. Clean, crisp pages. Back cover of dust jacket very slightly toned. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Imperial Palace

By: Arnold Bennett

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc.: 1931

Seller ID: 015849

Condition: Very Good


Nice Copy. No writing in the book - not even an owners name.Binding tight. Full refund if not satisfied. xi, 769pp. View more info

The Poems Prose & Plays of Pushkin

By: Avrahm Yarmolinsky (editor)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Modern Library:

Seller ID: 007178

Condition: Near Fine


Nice copy.The inside of the dust jacket says 360 titles. Not a ML first printing. Toledano G5..Jacket is Gd.On the inside of the back cover the owner wrote a note about where he got the book - there is no other writing in the book.Jacket has modest edge wear. View more info

Shadows under Whiteface (signed)

By: Aya Heald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 006704

Condition: Near Fine


Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Comentum super Dantis Aldigherij Comaediam (Complete in 5 Volumes)(in Latin)

By: Benevenuti de Rambaldis de Imola

Price: $1,600.00

Publisher: Florence, Typis G. Barbera: 1887

Edition: First Edition for this printer

Seller ID: 014611

Condition: Very Good +


This beautiful 5-volume set is bound in half leather on blue marbled boards. Gilt lettering and 5 raised bands on leather spines. Top edges gilt and fore edges uncut. Decorative end sheets and silk ribbon bookmarks. Tomus primus (volume I) has frontispiece photograph of the city Imola, protected by tissue guard. Each volume contains small inscription in red ink on flyleaf. Text pages are lightly tanned with very occasional foxing. Binding tight and square. From Wikipe... View more info

Paul and Virginia

By: Bernardin Saint-Pierre; Translator-Helen Maria Williams

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Vernor and Hood: 1799

Edition: Fourth edition

Seller ID: 013418

Condition: Very Good -


Previous owner's name written on first flyleaf - no other writing in the book. Contains 6 engraved plates. Foxing throughout text. Half-leather bound covers with marbled boards. Brown leather on spine is severely chipped, title info missing, hinges cracked. Leather rubbed from corners entirely. Marbled boards are heavily rubbed/faded, chipping in places. Last signature protrudes a bit, though binding is tight. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Beyond Life

By: Cabell, James Branch

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library Boni Liveright:

Seller ID: 004069

Condition: Very Good


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

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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

Seller ID: 015245

ISBN: 0312561679

Condition: Near Fine


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

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Plays, Poems, and Miscellanies (The Writings of Charles Dickens with Critical and Bibliographical Introductions and Notes by Edwin Percy Whipple and Others, Volume 28 Only)

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1894

Seller ID: 014248

Condition: Very Good


Plays include: The Strange Gentleman, The Village Coquettes, and Is She His Wife? or, Something Singluar! Miscellanies include: Sunday Under Three Heads, The Mudfog Papers, Stray Chapters by Boz, Sketches of Young Gentlemen, Sketches of Young Couples, Contributions to "Household Words", and Contributions to "All the Year Round". Engraved plates protected by tissue guards. No writing in the book - clean unmarked pages. Gilt head edge, deckled fore and tail... View more info

Little Dorrit (Carleton's New Illustrated Edition - Volume X of Works of Charles Dickens)

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, G. W. Carleton & Co.: 1880

Seller ID: 015565

Condition: Very Good


Stamp to flyleaf: "Lane's Circulating Library No. 58, Terms, 2 cents a day, 10 cents weekly." No other indications of ex-library. Pages are toned from age, but clean and unmarked. Binding tight and square. Illustrated with frontispiece protected by tissue guard and several plates. Brown cloth with stamped design/lettering to boards and gilt lettering and bust of Dickens to spine. Spine is faded and covers show modest general wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Going into Society (Limited Edition)

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1946

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 014061

Condition: Near Very Good


Privately Published, 1947 From "A House To Let" Christmas 1858. This LIMITED EDITION is in very good condition. 33pp bound in full red leather, with gilt design on covers inside and out. End papers are red silk moire, with red designs on title and subsequent pages. Full page, illuminated leaf, inscribed " To My Friend Paul Nixon, This sketch by Charles Dickens has afforded me many entertaining moments. May you, too, enjoy your visit "along of a dwarf."... View more info

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Nightwoods: A Novel (Signed Numbered First Edition)

By: Charles Frazier

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Random House and Captain's Bookshelf: 2011

Edition: signed and numbered first editio

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 013456

ISBN: 140006709X

Condition: New


From the first edition 100 copies have been specially bound and numbered 1-100 for Captain's Bookshelf. Copy number 58. The slip case has the photography of Susan Rhew. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Works of Charles Lamb: A New Edition

By: Charles Lamb

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Edward Moxon & Co.: 1859

Seller ID: 013760

Condition: Very Good -


This comprehensive volume includes Lamb's letters, final memorials, Essays of Elia, Rosamund Gray, poems and sonnets, etc. Grey cloth covers with embossed decorative boards and gilt lettering on spine. Covers show light wear, spine and edges of boards faded. Front interior hinge cracked. Exterior hinges are sturdy. Clipping of Charles Lamb bibliography adhered to front pastedown. Light foxing to endleaves, but text pages are clean and crisp. A few pages have underlining ... View more info

The Scandals of Clochemerle (First Edition)

By: Chevallier, Gabriel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004931

Condition: Near Fine


Beautifully rebound in red cloth with bound in silk ribbon bookmark. Illustrated. Translated from the French by Jocelyn Godefroi. 318pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Confessions of Linda Poindexter

By: Clara North Ruley

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Baltimore, Atlanta, Broadway Publishing: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012196

Condition: Very Good


73 pages with illustrations plus ads at the end.Bound in red cloth with gilt lettering and decorations and a picture paste-down on the front cover.No writing in the book - not even an owner's name. Covers and spine are soiled. Normal wear.This is a very rare book. None listed on the internet and none in world catalog. Googling the title finds references to the book in New York Times and Publishers Weekly when it came out. View more info

Bruce Hale in the Orient

By: Clifford C. Spencer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: self published:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008774

Condition: Fine


Nice Copy. No writing in the book - not even an owners name.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Occult Experience New Criticis

By: Clive Bloom

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Prentice Hall / Harvester Wheatsheaf: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008827

ISBN: 0710806175

Condition: Fine


There is an attractive owner's bookplate. No writing in the book - not even an owners name.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Old Love Letters (1889) (not print on demand)

By: collected and edited by Abby Sage Richardson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1889

Edition: fifth edition

Seller ID: 012986

Condition: Good


The book has a good bit of wear and is soiled but is very readable. Love letters by such as Alexander Pope, Mary Wollstonecraft,Robert Burns, Laurence Sterne, Horace Walpole, Percy Shelley, John Keats, William Hazlitt, Henry VIII, Ann Bolyn, Katherine Parr, James I, Mary Queen of Scots, Anne Winthrop, Aaron Burr, John Adams and many others.This is a cool old book.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Wyndham Legacy.

By: Coulter, Catherine.

Price: $5.98

Publisher: New York, Putnam: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000050

ISBN: 0399138781

Condition: As New


As New-no owners name or any other writing in book. View more info

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The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner (SIGNED)

By: Daniel Defoe

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Limited Editions Club: 1930

Inscription: Signed by illustrator

Seller ID: 014330

Condition: Very Good -


Number 905 of 1500 copies printed for the Limited Editions Club and SIGNED by illustrator Edward Wilson on last text page. Colorful in-text illustrations and decorated title page. No writing or markings in the book. Deckled edges. Edges, endleaves and some pages are foxed/mildewed. Majority of text pages clean. Bound in green Venetian sailcloth softcovers. Spine label has gilt lettering. Spine faded and parts of boards stained. A nice, tight copy. Full refund if not sati... View more info

Winter of Madness

By: David Walker

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1964

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 015339

Condition: Near Fine


Interior clean and unmarked. Front hinge splitting but binding is tight. Dust jacket shows minimal edgewear and is now protected by clear mylar. A nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Virginia Quarterly Review Winter 1965

By: De Kiewiet, Urban, Stevenson, Feis, Weismiller, Gilbert, Yoder and others

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Virginia Quarterly Review: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008610

Condition: Near Fine


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

Henry Brocken

By: De La Mare, Walter

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1924

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 004123

Condition: Very Good


223 pages. View more info

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The River to Pickle Beach (SIGNED)

By: Doris Betts

Price: $39.99

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Seller ID: 014478

ISBN: 0060103167

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed by Doris Betts to Ann Ross & her husband (Ann Ross is the author of NY Times best-selling "Miss Julia" books). No other writing or markings in the book. Clean, crisp pages. Foxing on book edges. Dust jacket shows minimal wear/soiling and is now protected by clear mylar. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Gilded Sepulchre

By: Dorothy L. Armstrong

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Vantage: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007893

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated dust jacket with a price of $4.95. The book has an ink date on the first page and foxing on the top edge. The jacket has a bit of edge wear. A very pleasing copy of a hard-to-find book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Free and Other Stories

By: Dreiser, Theodore

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library:

Edition: First Modern Library Edition

Seller ID: 004921

Condition: Very Good +


Binding tight. Owners name inside front cover. No other writing. Toledano 2. Presumed Modern Library first. View more info

The Great Secret

By: E. Phillips Oppenheim

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown, and Company: 1907

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005765

Condition: Very Good


Nice tight copy. Williams illustration on front cover. First page has owners inscription and a book store stamp. View more info

The Murders of the Rue Morgue and Other Tales

By: Edgar Allan Poe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Frank F. Lovell and Company: c. 1890

Edition: Sterling edition

Seller ID: 014765

Condition: Very Good -


Brown cloth covers with gilt spine label. Decorative black lettering and ornamentation on front board and spine states "Sterling Edition" with publisher initials JWL. Covers show modest wear and are a bit cocked. Penciled name on flyleaf. Pages are darkened from age. Binding is in tact but brittle. Hinges are cracked and endsheets slightly loose. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Tarzan of the Apes

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs

Price: $1,900.00

Publisher: Chicago, A. C. McClurg & Co.: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015060

Condition: Very Good -


Maroon cloth covers with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Publisher's name at tail of spine, no acorn on spine. Book slightly cocked. Light wear to covers, corners bumped. Discolored patch on back board. Copyright page states, "Copyright A. C. McClurg & Co., 1914 - Published June, 1914 - Copyrighted in Great Britain." Pictorial title page. Previous owner's name/address written several times on endsheets. No writing or markings in the text. Pages lightly t... View more info

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Old New York The Spark (the Sixties)

By: Edith Wharton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York London, D. Appleton and Company: 1924

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 006808

Condition: Very Good +


Nice Copy. No writing in the book - not even an owners name.Jacket has edge wear and a "3 sided chip - hanging on by one flap" on the jacket ..size half inch by half inch. Spine is browned with age. Last page has the number 3 indicating third printing. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Paul Judson: A Story of The Kentucky Mountains

By: Edward Bagby Pollard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Louisville, KY, The Baptist Argus: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014278

Condition: Very Good -


Penciled name on flyleaf - no other writing or markings in the book. Frontispiece, plates and illustrations. Mild foxing throughout. Red cloth covers with gilt lettering and pictorial front board. Covers moderately rubbed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Love Story of Abner Stone

By: Edwin Carlile Litsey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, A. S. Barnes and Company: 1902

Edition: Second printing

Seller ID: 013754

Condition: Very Good


Tan paper-cased boards with green cloth spine and corners. Stamped white lettering and decoration on front board and spine. Covers show modest general wear. Gilt head edge, deckled fore and tail edges. Previous owner's name in ink on flyleaf - no other writing in the book. Endleaves are darkened from age, but text pages are bright and sturdy. Occasional foxing on text pages. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Tossed on the Waves: A Story of a Young Life

By: Edwin Hodder

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1868

Edition: Possible first edition

Seller ID: 014284

Condition: Very Good -


Green cloth covers with gilt lettering and floral designs on spine and front board. Covers lightly worn/soiled. Interior hinge cracked at front endleaves; reinforced with archival tape. Flyleaf tattered at edge with ink price in corner. Else pages are crisp, bright and unmarked. Frontispiece protected by tissue guard. A tightly bound, attractive volume. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Time of Man (First Modern Library Edition)

By: Elizabeth Madox Roberts

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1935

Edition: First Modern Library Edition

Seller ID: 007511

Condition: Very Good +


Stated First Modern Library Edition. Jacket states 236 ML copies which is correct for the first edition. Cover is blue balloon cloth. Corners are sharp and binding is tight. Spine is lightly sunned. Gilt lettering on spine is darkened. Gilt logo on front cover has some loss. On first front end sheet there is an owners name and date written small in ink. No other writing. Modern library first edition is stated. Toledano 7. Orange Kent end sheets.The illustrated... View more info

From the Modern Repertoire (3 volumes)

By: Eric Bentley (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press: 1958

Edition: Various

Seller ID: 007084

Condition: Very Good +


Nice set. 1956-1958. One of the volumes is a first printing, one a second and one a third.All three books have a note on the inside of the back cover, but no other writing. Full refund if not satisfied. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. View more info

Tongue of Fire (Signed First Edition)

By: Ernest Frankel

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Dial Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 006623

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author on front free end paper. Age toned end papers. Old bookseller's ticket inside front cover. 502pp. Dust jacket chipped with some minor losses. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Obermann

By: Etienne Pivert de Senancour

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Philip Wellby: 1903

Seller ID: 009205

Condition: Very Good


Original brown binding with black lettering on front and gilt lettering on spine. Top edge gilt.Inside the front cover is a nicely printed owners bookplate. Binding is solid. Foxing on fore edge. This is an early, nicely made, English language edition. Gilt on spine is sharp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Euripides: Ion-Hippolytus-Medea-Alcestis: Loeb Classical #012 (Works) (Vol 4)

By: Euripides

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1920

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009982

ISBN: 0674990137

Condition: Near Fine


This book is from the library of Dr. Bryan Shelley author of Shelley and Scripture published by Oxford University Press. Dr. Shelley's name plate is on the first blank end sheet. No writing in text. 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

Seller ID: 014440

Condition: Very Good -


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

Pylon

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Modern Library:

Edition: First Modern Library Edition

Seller ID: 004750

Condition: Fine


Nice copy. Jacket not price-clipped. No owners name or any other writing. View more info

This Awful Age

By: Florence Ryerson and Colin Clements

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York London, D. Appleton and Company: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005743

Condition: Good


Binding tight. Ex Library View more info

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Wanted a Chaperon [deluxe Boxed edition]

By: Ford, Paul Leicester

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt:

Seller ID: 004786

Condition: Near Fine


This book is apparently the deluxe edition. It came in a box...the box is in fair to good condition with the corners broken and some pencil writing. The book has a Howard Chandler Christy illustration on the top. The original glassine dust jacket is present but somewhat worn and browned. The book contains 6 (not 3) illustrations by Howard Chandler Christy. The book has been well protected by the jacket and box. It has no writing - not even an owners name. The fron... View more info

The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard (Member of the Institute)

By: France, Anatole

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library:

Seller ID: 004742

Condition: Very Good


No writing in the book except an owners name in pencil on the half title page. Toledano 4. Green leatherette. View more info