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Jack and Jill (Orchard House Edition)

By: Alcott, Louisa M.; Stevens, Beatrice (illustrator)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Little, Brown & Company: 1928

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30871


Near Fine with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 334 pp bound in blue silk moire. 3 color plates, including frontis. Near Fine book; bright, clean, square, tight. Gilt lettering bright and intact. Previous owner's bookplate loosely affixed to blank flypage. Faint foxing on fore-edge of text block. Pages bright, crisp, clean. Jacket absent. View more info

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The Little Minister (in 2 Volumes)

By: Barrie, J. M.; G. W. H. Ritchie (etchings)

Price: $34.20

Publisher: Lovell, Coryell & Company: 1892

Seller ID: 30108


Very Good; Hardcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Probable First illustrated edition. Published by Lovell, Coryell & Company in 1892, no additional printings indicated. In two volumes, bound in dark red cloth; gilt and lavender stamping.; top edge gilt. Frontis portrait, 10 etchings by Ritchie. Cloth cover clean, bright, lightly rubbed; gilt design a bit tarnished. Firm binding. Endpapers and preliminary pages moderately foxed. Three of the etchings show light foxing in... View more info

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Yankee Woman [Armed Services Edition]

By: Baume, Eric

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Editions for the Armed Services: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 26181


Good; Softcover; Oblong 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Published with permission from Dodd, Mead, & Co. 352 pages, wraps with Armed Services Edition printed on front. Cover well worn on edges; chipped at spine ends; creased at corners. Pages moderately age-toned (browned), though clean and unmarked. View more info

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The Shrouded Woman

By: Bombal, Maria-Luisa

Price: $76.50

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Company: 1948

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 30868


Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; First edition signfied by "fs" symbol on copyright page, 1948 date title page & copyright page. Bound in blue cloth. Understated, but imaginative jacket art by Philip Grushkin. Tightly bound. Hint of wear to corner tips; cloth a bit rough along edges of spine. Rear endpaper darkened. Jacket tanned on spine, edges; one tiny tear. View more info

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Against Heavy Odds; A Tale of Norse Heroism

By: Boyesen, Hjalmar Hjorth

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27554


Good+; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 177 pages, bound in red cloth with black stamped design; gilt titling; dark green endpapers. Frontispiece, plus seven black & white plates. Gilt bright and intact; some soiling on edges and back of cover. Spine darkened. Front hinge tender. Moderate wear & shallow fraying at spine ends, corner tips. BAL 1273, only 2300 copies printed in first edition. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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The Sick Fox

By: Brodeur, Paul

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Little, Brown & Company: 1963

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 27154


Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 305 pages, bound in black paper-covered boards. Jacket design by Price/Howard. Fine book in Near Fine jacket ( spot or two of light soil; yellowing on folds; tiny tear at fold. Original price of $4.75 printed on flap with another price written in ink. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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Scribner's Magazine: Volumes 1 & 2, January-June 1887 and July-December 1887.

By: Burlingame, Edward (editor)

Price: $74.70

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1887

Seller ID: 29249


Very Good+; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; First 12 issues of Scribner's Magazine, bound in 2 volumes. 768 pages. Bound in brown cloth with gilt lettering & design; bevelled edges. Lovely, bright decorative covers. Very clean, tight with only a hint of edge wear. Pages clean, bright and unmarked. Endpapers show minor foxing, some rippling. Contents include entries by Bret Harte, Henry M. Field, Sarah Orne Jewett, Rebecca Harding Davis, Joel Chandler Harri... View more info

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The Scapegoat; A Romance and a Parable

By: Caine, Hall

Price: $27.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30649


Very Good+; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 353 pp. bound in red cloth; gilt lettering and Celtic cross stamped on spine. Frontis photo of author's home. Clean, tight book. Spine a bit faded Remarkably bright clean pages. No names or markings. View more info

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As the Earth Turns [Armed Services Edition G-200]

By: Carroll, Gladys Hasty

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Editions for the Armed Services Inc: 1944

Seller ID: 29568


Good+; Softcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 287 pp. Moderately edge worn cover with light soil. Binding solid. Pages tanned. View more info

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Harrison Keith's Triumph, or, On a Dark Trail. (New Magnet Library No. 493)

By: Carter, Nicholas

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Street & Smith: 1907

Seller ID: 27691


Good; Softcover; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Mass Market PB; 300 pages, mass market paperback. 15 cents cover price. Full listing of New Magnet Library publications at front of book. Probable first printing since list is to #483. Binding solid, though spine is creased and appears to have been reinforced with glue; hence cover is slightly off kilter. Front cover intact though bottom edge is creased and frayed. Long diagonal crease across corner. Back cover has an "M... View more info

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The Scent of the Gods

By: Cheong, Fiona

Price: $22.50

Publisher: W. W. Norton: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8672

ISBN: 0393030245


Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; SIGNED by the author. About Fine book & jacket, light wear base of spine.Crisp & clean. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care.; Signed by Author View more info

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A Romance of the Republic

By: Child, Lydia Maria

Price: $133.20

Publisher: Ticknor & Fields: 1867

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 27342


Good; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 442 pages, bound in original purple cloth; gilt title on spine; brown endpapers. First Edition indicated by same date on title page and verso. BAL 3203. Fair to Good book. Headband & footband chipped away; spine cloth quite darkened; boards quite faded; show uneven color, soil; stain on rear Gilt lettering somewhat dulled. Binding solid, though front endpaper partially cracked; mended by PO. Corners worn to card. Page ... View more info

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The Mill on Mad River

By: Clark, Howard

Price: $38.70

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1948

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Seller ID: 28048


Very Good in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; SIGNED by the author. NOT a Book Club. 278 pages, bound in beige cloth with blue stamped lettering & design. Bright clean cover; light wear ends of spine; cloth creased at base of spine. Interior crisp, clean, tight. Good-Only jacket shows a 2" closed tear on front; shallow chipping; wear on rear flap fold; creasing on back panel. Original publisher's price of $2.50 intact on flap. Novel s... View more info

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Claire of the Sea Light

By: Danticat, Edwidge

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2013

Edition: First Edition Stated

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30065

ISBN: 030727179X


Near Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; SIGNED by author Edwidge Danticat on blank page. Near Fine book (minor shelf- rubbing to spine ends) in crisp, fresh jacket.; Signed by Author View more info

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Three Soldiers (Modern Library #205)

By: Dos Passos, John.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Modern Library:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30830


Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 471 pp. bound in pale green cloth; green title blocks, gilt lettering; green topstain; grey & white Rockwell Kent endpapers. 1932 copyright. Dust jacket listing 362 titles; price-clipped; circa 1950-55. Nice bright book, cloth softened at spine ends; tightly bound, crisp pages, no markings. Jacket darkened on spine; shallow chipping at spine ends (piece of tape on underside), wear at top... View more info