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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 the margins, some tissue guards also foxed. Text pages clean, bright. No names or markings. View more info

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First in the East

By: Calabrese, W. J.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Wings ePress: 2001

Seller ID: 22920

ISBN: 1590889150


Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; SIGNED & inscribed by the author: " Jean -- Thank you for the opportunities [?]. William J. Calabrese". 479 pages. Bright clean cover with mild wear along edges of spine. Interior tight, crisp. Historical fiction set in Newburyport Massachusetts. 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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Complete & Utter Nonsense (2 Vols in Slipcase)

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Folio Society: 1998

Seller ID: 31227


Fine; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Two volumes, backed in green cloth, pictorial paper covered boards. In green card slipcase. Complete Nonsense, 131 pages; Sixty-five illustrations by Arthur B. Frost; Introduction by Alan Garner. Utter Nonsense, 103 pages; nine illustrations by Henry Holiday, and twenty eight by Harry Furniss. Fine books, in Near Fine slipcase. View more info

Image for The Historical Romances of Robert W. Chambers; 8 volumes -- II, III, IV, VI, VII, VIII, IX, XI. The Maid-at-Arms, The Hidden Children, The Reckoning, America, Ailsa Page, Lorraine, Ashes of Empire, and The Girl Philippa.

The Historical Romances of Robert W. Chambers; 8 volumes -- II, III, IV, VI, VII, VIII, IX, XI. The Maid-at-Arms, The Hidden Children, The Reckoning, America, Ailsa Page, Lorraine, Ashes of Empire, and The Girl Philippa.

By: Chambers, Robert W.

Price: $67.50

Publisher: McKinlay, Stone & Mackenzie: 1902

Seller ID: 31127


Very Good; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 8 volumes, not a complete set. Includes The Maid-at-Arms, The HIdden Children, The Reckoning, America, Ailsa Page, Lorraine, Ashes of Empire, and The Girl Philippa. Each bound in dark red cloth, gilt lettering on spine; grey, white and black pictorial endpapers. Solid bindings, a few with a minor spine roll. Light edge wear, two books with light spotting or discoloration on cover, one volume with spot of insect damage on edge of spine. Pages very clean, bright, no names or markings. No dust jackets. View more info

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A Romance of the Republic

By: Child, Lydia Maria

Price: $105.00

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 3 torn and mended with tape. PON Thomas Bell's bookplate affixed to front endpaper. Previous owner's name written on blank preliminar... View more info

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The Mill on Mad River

By: Clark, Howard

Price: $31.50

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 set in Waterbury Connecticut, with protagonist Anson Holt becoming a major player in the brass industry. Jacket design by Alan... 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 tops of flap folds. View more info

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Mysteries of Blair House

By: Eastman, Roy

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Conjure House: 1948

Edition: Limited First Edition

Seller ID: 19410


Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; NEAR FINE book in VERY GOOD jacket. Bound in blue cloth; white design. Crisp, tight, unmarked book. Bright jacket with rubbing on top edge, tips; one short tear. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

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The Land of Wonders

By: Ellis, Edward S.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Geo. M. Hill Co.: 1899

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 15891


Very Good with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Chicago; 261 pages in decorated green cloth, arrow design. Frontis illustration plus several additional plates. Bright square cover with moderate wear & touch of fraying at spine ends. Interior clean unmarked; mild foxing on endpapers. Solid binding. Author of Through Jungle & Wilderness, A Waif of the Mountains, Lost in the Wilds, and many other adventure books. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. (FYI, Mershon is the copyright name, Geo. M. Hill is the publisher). ; Packaged with care. View more info

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The Town [Volume Two in the Snopes Trilogy]

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Random House: 1957

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 29458


Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Stated first printing, red cloth binding, gilt stamping, grey rules, light grey threaded endpapers, gray/green top-stain. Line 8 repeated on p327.Thus first issue book. First state jacket with $3.95 price and 5/57 at bottom of flap. "Nobel prize for literature, 1950" on front panel of jacket. Designed by Push Pin Studios. About Fine book with hint of wear at base of spine. Very Good jacket with front panel quite clean, bright and intact. Rear panel slightly tanned, as is white portion of spine; 3/8/" tear & short crease at top e... View more info

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Dark Crusade

By: Fox, James M.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Little, Brown & Company: 1953

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 30107


Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Very Good to Near Fine book, bright, clean and firmly bound, light rubbing at spine ends. Previous owner's small address label affixed to front endpaper. Pages clean, bright, unmarked. In Very Good, unclipped jacket, moderate rubbing at ends of pine, top edge, folds. View more info

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Les Trois Rois : Conte d'Epiphanie (nombreuses illustrations en couleurs de Serge)

By: Gebhart, Emile; Serge de Solomko (ill.)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Librairies des Amateurs; A. Ferroud -- F. Ferroud, Successeur: 1919

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

Seller ID: 29341


Very Good+; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 54 pages, plus section of ink sketches. Half-leather red morocco binding with marbled paper; gilt & brown debossed design on spine; top edge gilt; marbled endpapers; red silk ribbon placemark. Striking color illustrations by Serge de Solomko. Frontispiece plus 8 full-page full-color plates; numerous color drawings in the text. Limited/numbered edition of 1000 copies, hand-numbered #107 with initials "F.F.", publisher F. Ferroud, ((impr. de P. Renouard). Rene Keiffer (1876-1963), famed bookbinder's label at top of blank fly -- "Rene Kieffer, Rel... View more info