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About Those Roses or How Not to Do a Play and Succeed and the Text of the Subject Was Roses

By: Gilroy, Frank D.

Price: $165.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1965

Edition: BOMC; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2881

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Book shows very light wear at edges and is otherwise in fine condition. The jacket shows light wear and creasing at edges with a few very small tears at spine ends and corners. Spine portion of the jacket is sun toned. ; Inscribed, "To Hyla, With warm regards and best wishes." and signed by Martin Sheen. Also inscribed, "To Hyla, Thank you for asking, " and signed by Jack Albertson. Sheen and Albertson stared in the 1964 Broadway production of this Pulitz... View more info

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The Vicar of Wakefield

By: Goldsmith, Oliver

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan: 1928

Seller ID: 3850

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Dark green cloth hard cover with quarter dark green leather spine. Spine ends rubbed through leather. Corners have very slight bumps. Modern Readers' Series' edited with an Introduction by Frederic Newton Raymond, Professor of English in The University of Kansas. Frederic Newton Raymond name penned on ffep. 2nd ffep has the following inscription: "The introduction and editing was done by FNR Hence this volume is cherished by his daughter Elizabeth." Robert & Eliz... View more info

I'Ll Trade Uou and Elk

By: Goodrum, Charles A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Funk & Wagnalls: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2464

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Covers show light general wear. Hinges sound, binding tight. Some light dust staining to the top of the block. Jacket has several small chips at spine edges and light soiling. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 220 pages View more info

The Complaisant Lover

By: Greene, Graham

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1668

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Covers show only light edgewear. Hinges and binding tight. Former owner's stamp and written number on both free end papers. Text remains clean and tight. DJ is faded at spine and shows light soiling and 1 small tear at top front cover. View more info

The Human Factor

By: Greene, Graham

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2008

Seller ID: 1683

Condition: Fine


Very light general wear to book and slipcover. View more info

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Lysbeth, a Tale of the Dutch

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier & Son: 1901

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller ID: 4640

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Covers show wear and rubbing to all edges. Binding slightly loose though hinges remain sound. Former owner's signature on front end page and title page, otherwise free of marks. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 496 pages View more info

At Last

By: Harland, Marion

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Carleton: 1883

Seller ID: 1066

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Covers show moderate edge wear with some fraying of spine edges. Endpages have heavy pencil and pen markings. Binding slightly loose, hinges tight. High pulp paper is brown and torn in a few places. View more info

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A Princess of the Hills. an Italian Romance

By: Harrison, Mrs. Burton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Lothrop Publishing Company: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4043

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Dark green cloth hard cover with bright gilt lion holding a shield on the front. Bright gilt lettering on front & spine. Very light shelf dent to spine ends. Corners are crisp & square. Deckle cut block edges are age toned. 3" spot of dark toning to the gutter of 204/205 (from a forgotten newsprint scrap bookmark). Otherwise pages are very clean, tight, unmarked & uncreased. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 306 pages View more info

The Fallen Man

By: Hillerman, Tony

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


Books has dust or smoke staining on block edges. Board edges habe some bumping and wear. DJ has "Autographed Copy" sticker and chipping along the fore-edge of both boards. Flat signed on half-title page.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

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The Guardian Angel

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1892

Seller ID: 3840

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Volume 6 of 15 from the Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes. Navy blue cloth cover with burgandy spine label and gilt title. Mild corner, edge & spine end rubs & moderate denting. Very tiny amount of fray to top of spine end. Slight spine lean. Previous owner name written in silver on black front paste down & something has been marked out or erased from the black ffep. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 431 pages View more info

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The Tale of a Nun

By: Houseman, L. ; Simons, L. (translators)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Monk's Head: 1901

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 2865

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Paper covers show moderate edge wear with bumped corners and soiling to the spine cover. Noticeable spine lean. HInges sound, binding feels tight though block has begun to separate near the center. ; 43 pages View more info

Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest

By: Hudson, W.H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Sundial Press: 1938

Seller ID: 1232

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Covers show light wear. Corners square. Gift inscription on ffep. Binding tight. DJ has moderate edge wear and is price clipped. View more info

Henry James Novels 1901-1902: The Sacred Fount / The Wings of the Dove

By: James, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Library of America: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 3200

ISBN: 193108288x

Condition: Fine


Slipcover has light wear and soiling to shelf edge. Stated first printing.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 736 pages View more info

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Tom Fool

By: Jesse, F. Tennyson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1926

Seller ID: 2645

Condition: Very Good- in Fair dust jacket


Cover edges show some wear. Spine edges slightly curled. Text toned. Two pages near back of book have closed tears halfway through the pages from the fore edge towards the spine. Text is otherwise fine. Jacket shows moderate to heavy wear, mostly at edges. A 1" portion is missing from the top of the spine edge of the jacket as well. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 283 pages View more info

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Kassandra and the Wolf

By: Karapanou, Margarita

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1976

Edition: First American Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 3921

ISBN: 0151421749

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


No wear to speak of. Light spotting to block head, otherwise clean, tight & unmarked. Jack not price clipped with only light wear, mostly at spine ends. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 115 pages View more info

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Legacy (ARC)

By: Kay, Susan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Crown: 1985

Edition: Advance Review Copy; Uncorrected Proof

Seller ID: 3394

ISBN: 051756064x

Condition: Good+


Shows clear signs of reading and a moderate amount of wear. Still attractive on the shelf. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 648 pages View more info

Two Forewards.

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1935

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 18

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


First thus. Limited edition of 950 copies. Still includes original glassine wrapper (though missing pieces). Slipcover has rubbing and is beginning to separate at bottom of back. Quarter bound in black cloth over marble boards with gilded title. Very light rubbing on edges of cover. Light foxing on end leaves. View more info

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The Courting of Dinah Shadd and Other Stories

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Akron, OH, Superior Printing Company: N.D.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 4057

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Book # 9 of The Superior Library. First published in Macmillan's Magazine and Harper's Weekly in March 1890. Collected in The Courting of Dinah Shadd and Other Stories in the same year. No date listed in this edition. Front & back paste down & feps list other titles in the Superior Series of books. Previous owner name & price penciled and erased but still visible at top of ffep. The date with name is possible '16. Page edges are age darkened & there are a few instances o... View more info

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Herb 'n' Lorna

By: Kraft, Eric

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 3530

ISBN: 0517559412

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Book is very clean and tight. Appears unread. Remainder mark to shelf edge of spine. Jacket toned, mostly at top edge. Not price clipped. Shows only very light rubbing to top edge. Original price $17.95.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310 pages View more info

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Lady Chatterley's Lover

By: Lawrence, D. H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 1932

Seller ID: 4848

Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket


Book corners worn and lightly bumped. Edges show light wear. Endpages toned. Includes unclipped $2.50 jacket torn in 3 pieces (torn along front cover edges) and heavily worn though nearly complete. First authorized abridged (censored) American edition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 327 pages View more info