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Aristophanes: The Frogs and the Birds

By Aristophanes

New York: The Heritage Press, 1959. Hardcover, quarto volume in dark blue quarter cloth over patterned boards decorated in red and gold, in publisher's slipcase. Two titles in one volume bound inverted, back to back: The Birds, 52 pages; The Frogs, 62 pages. The Birds is introduced by Dudley Fitts, with illustrations by Marian Parry. The Frogs is introduced by Gilbert Seldes, with wood-engravings by John Austen. Both titles are translated from the Greek by William James Hickie. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Cardboard slipcase intact but toned at extremities. Fine in a very good slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$10.00

The History of Tom Jones a Foundling

By Fielding, Henry

New York: The Heritage Press, 1952. Hardcover, cream colored quarter cloth over marbled paper covered boards. 780 pages. Introduction by Louis Kronenberger. Illustrations in color by T.M. Cleland. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. Backstrip lightly soiled and tanned, else a fine copy in an intact, lightly toned box. Good+ in a good+ slipcase.. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Good+/Good+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$10.00

The Rights of Man

By Paine, Thomas

New York: The Heritage Press, 1961. Hardcover, large quarto in peach marbled cloth, housed in publisher's slipcase. 269 pages. Introduction by Howard Fast. Illustrated by Lynd Ward. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. Incidental toning to spine, else a clean, square, unmarked copy. Slipcase is solid with no splits or cracks, shows some toning. Paine's enlightenment inspired rebuttal to Burke's "Reflections" and arguably the most famous defense of democracy by a contemporary American. Near fine in a very good or better slipcase. A large oversize book, Priority and International orders will require additional postage. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Little Dorrit

By Dickens, Charles

New York: The Heritage Press, 1956. Hardcover, white linen decorated in burgundy, in burgundy slipcase. 802 pages. Illustrated by Mimi Korach. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. White linen covers very clean, backstrip darkened to light brown, not affecting gold lettering, which is quite legible. A clean, square, unmarked copy in intact, clean box with no cracks or splits. Very good in a very good+ slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.00

The Little Flowers of Saint Francis of Assisi

By Saint Francis of Assisi; Hudleston, Dom Roger

New York: The Heritage Press, 1965. Hardcover, gray floral patterned cloth in original peach colored publisher's box. 262 pages. The first English translation revised and emended by Dom Roger Hudleston. Introduction by Arthur Livingston. Illustrated with wood-cuts by Molnar. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. Spine toned to light brown and some toning to box, notably on rear panel. A clean, square, unmarked copy in a solid, intact slipcase with no cracks or splits. Very good in a very good slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$18.00

Poems of Heinrich Heine

By Heine, Heinrich

New York: The Heritage Press, 1957. Hardcover, dark blue linen spine over light blue printed paper boards, in slipcase. 297 pages. Selected and translated, with an introduction, by Louis Untermeyer. Illustrated by Fritz Kredel. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, unmarked copy which shows mild age toning to the extremities of covers and text block. Slipcase is solid with minor superficial cracks to paper covering and again, marginal toning. An attractive copy in a nice slipcase. Very good in very good box.. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.00

Sister Carrie

By Dreiser, Theodore

New York: The Heritage Press, 1939. Hardcover, peach weaved cloth in black publisher's slipcase. 387 pages. Introduction by Burton Rascoe. Illustrations by Reginald Marsh. No other dates listed no copyright page other than 1939, the year The Limited Editions Club published this title. No previous ownership marks Very mild toning to spine from age, else a near fine copy. Slipcase solid and clean A clean, square, unmarked book in nice box. very good in very good slipcase. . Hardcover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.00

The Scarlet Letter

By Hawthorne, Nathaniel

New York: The Heritage Press, 1946. Hardcover, maroon cloth spine over patterned paper covered boards, in original maroon slipcase. Top edge stained red. Illustrated with colored line drawings. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, unmarked copy in an intact, clean slipcase. Very good in a very good slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

The Arabian Nights Entertainments (Two Volume Set), complete]

By Burton, Richard F, et Alia [translators]

New York: The Heritage Press, 1955. Two quarto volumes bound in black cloth with silver adornments, both housed in single black publisher's slipcase. The first volume contains the first 36 entertainments and the notes upon them; the second volume contains the 37th through the 65th entertainment and the notes upon them. The Burton translation with the addition of notes upon the text prepared by those scholars who had previously translated the text into English from the Arabic, notably: Henry Torrens,Edward Lane, John Payne. Illustrated with full page color plates by Arthur Szyk. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. Books clean, square and unmarked. Box is solid with no cracks or splits. A nice set, near fine in near fine slipcase. A heavy set, Priority and International orders will require additional postage. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$40.00

R.v.R. The Life of Rembrandt van Rijn

By Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

New York: The Heritage Reprints, 1954. Hardcover, pictorial boards, in publisher's black slipcase. 378 pages. Revised edition, fourth printing thus. Illustrated with 150 reproductions of the drawings, etchings and paintings of Rembrandt, selected by J.B. Neuman. No writing or owner's name. A clean, square, unmarked copy. Very good in a near fine slipcase. . . Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.00

A Journey to the Center of the Earth

By Verne, Jules

New York: The Heritage Press, 1966. Large hardcover, quarter black spine boldly lettered in gold over reddish cloth boards, in black publisher's slipcase. 303 pages. Introduction by Isaac Asimov. Illustrated by Edward A. Wilson. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A very clean, square, unmarked copy, as new. Slipcase is clean and solid with one minor nick at corner, hardly noticeable. Fine in a near fine slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$22.00

Tartuffe & The Would-Be Gentleman

By Moliere

New York: The Heritage Press, 1963. Hardcover, two-tone cloth in black publisher's slipcase. 197 pages. Translated from the French by H. Baker and J. Miller. Introduction by Henri Peyre. Illustrated by Serge Ivanoff. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, unmarked and fresh copy. Fine in a fine slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$10.00

The Innocents Abroad, or the New Pilgrim's Progress: Being Some Account of the Steamship Quaker City's Pleasure Excursion to Europe and the Holy Land

By Twain, Mark

New York: The Heritage Press, 1962. Hardcover, small quarto in green linen heavily gilt decorated on spine, in a crimson slipcase. 499 pages. Introduction by Edward Wagenknecht. Illustrated by Fritz Kredel. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, unmarked copy. Slipcase intact with no splits or cracks, some soiling to bottom edge. A near fine copy in a very good slipcase.. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$16.00

Eugenie Grandet

By Balzac, Honore De

New York: The Hertiage Press, 1961. Hardcover, green linen spine over white and green decorated boards, in tan slipcase. 271 pages. Translated from the French by Ellen Marriage. Introduction by Richard Aldington. Illustrated by Rene ben Sussan. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A very clean, square, unmarked copy. Near fine in a near fine slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.00

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

By Clemens, Samuel L. [Mark Twain]

New York: The Heritage Press, 1948. Large quarto hardcover in quarter cloth over blue paper covered boards, in publisher matching blue slipcase. Cream cloth sp[ine boldly lettered in red. 275 pages. Introduction by Carl Van Doren. Illustrated by Honore Guilbeau. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. Incidental toning to spine, else fine. A clean, square, unmarked copy in a solid, intact box with no splits or cracks. Near fine in a near fine slipcase. A large, heavy book, Priority and International orders with require additional postage. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$13.95

Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres

By Adams, Henry

New York: The Heritage Press, 1957. Hardcover, blue cloth in publisher's gold slipcase. 348 pages. New introduction by Francis Henry Taylor. Illustrated with full page, monochrome photographs by Samuel Chamberlain. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. A clean, square, unmarked copy. Mild darkening to backstrip and incidental wear to slipcase. A very good copy in a very good slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$12.50

The Poems of John Donne

By Donne, John

New York: The Heritage Press, 1970. Hardcover, quarter cloth over paper covered boards. 198 pages. Index of titles; Index of First Lines. Selected, introduced and annotated by Frank Kermode. Illustrated with wood-engravings by Imre Reiner. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Slipcase solid and intact with no splits or cracks, one panel shows darkening from sun / age. A fine copy in a very good slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.00

The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains

By Wister, Owen

New York: The Heritage Press, 1951. Hardcover, beige linen covers with gilt lettering on spine and gold image of cowboy and horse on front cover, both against brown backgrounds, in slipcase. 437 pages. Introduction by Struthers Burt. Illustrated by William Moyers. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. White linen covers clean, spine has faded to light brown with moderate rubbing to printed label. A clean, square, internally unmarked copy. Very good in a very good+ slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$10.75

The Essays of Montaigne [vol. I & II] + Handbook. 3 volume Set

By Montaigne, Michel De

New York: The Heritage Press, 1946. Hardcovers, brown linen cloth spines covers over marbled paper covered boards. A total of 2077 pages. Translated by George B. Ives. Introduction by Andre Gide. Complete set with the accompanying "Handbook to the Essays" which includes the notes upon the text by the translator and a series of comments on the Essays by Grace Norton. First edition thus. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. No previous ownership marks. All matching slipcases intact with no splits or cracks, all lightly toned to various degrees. A very clean, square, fresh and unmarked set. Fine in very good slipcases. A heavy set, Priority and International orders will require additional postage. . First Thus. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

The Alhambra

By Irving, Washington

New York: The Heritage Press, 1969. Hardcover, black decorated cloth in black publisher's slipcase. 304 pages. Introduction by Angel Flores. Illustrated by Lima de Freitas. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. Minor spotting to lower edge of bulked sheets. Else a very clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Near fine in a near fine slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$16.00

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