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Roxana, The Fortunate Mistress

Defoe, Daniel

Folio Society, 2010-01-01. Hardcover. New. NEW. First edition. In original slipcase. NO remainder markings. A brand new book perfect inside and out.

  • Published: 2010-01-01
  • Condition: New
Sold by: Firepowerguy
$118.38

ROXANA, THE FORTUNATE MISTRESS

DEFOE, Daniel

Avon: Limited Editions Club, 1976. Decorated linen. Fine in glassine and a Fine slipcase. Bernd Kroeber. Quarto (8-1/4" x 11-1/4") bound with scarlet linen covers with a design stamped in white leaf and a white vellum-finish linen spine stamped in scarlet and gold leaf. Illustrated with 12 full-page two-color woodcuts in three-color schemes and 14 smaller black-and-white woodcuts by Bernd Kroeber. Copy #1087 of 2000 SIGNED by the artist on the colophon page. Monthly Letter laid in.

  • Published: 1976
  • Condition: Fine in glassine and a Fine slipcase
Sold by: Charles Agvent
$93.80

Roxana The Fortunate Mistress

Daniel DeFoe

London: The Bibiopholist Society, 1931. Bibliopholist Society Printing. Hardcover. Fair. Introduction by R. Brimley Johnson Authored by Daniel Foe ( 1661 - 1731 ) son of a dissenting Nonconforming butcher, educated for the ministry, but after enlising in the Monmouth Rebellion of 1685, he gave up the ministry for industrial tradesman. His book : " the True-Born True-Born Englishman" brought him favour, but hisbook : " The Shortest Way With Dissenters" led to his being fined, pilloried, and put in prison. He was suseqyently sent ot Scotland by Queen Anne to promote the Union. Prodigious English author,journalist, pamphleteer notably including also " Robinson Crusoe" - one of the earliet proponents of the novel. A classic novel in form of an autobiography drawn from real life. About a woman compromised, a woman with five children to care for, trading her virtue to survive,and later trading her affections for fame, wealth and fortune as" a wicked woman " - a mistress of a rich and powerful man. Defoe deftly writes of a ruthless, heartless, vain and obstinate woman who knows she is a resourceful adventuress and is unforging in analyzing herself. Story based on a Countess of Wintelsheim from Germany, known as Lady Roxana, in the times of Charles II. Sheeny Black cloth book with gilt lettering on spine. ( 6 3/8 X 9 1/4 X 1 7/8 ) 322 pages. No dust jacket. Wear on binding and cover edges of 80 year old Daniel Defoe classic..Dual end page John Alan Maxwell end pages drawings and glossy illustrations in text. Private owner illustrated , vintage book label on inside of front cover. Book weighs 2 1/5 pounds. sku 4219

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition: Fair
  • Edition: Bibliopholist Society Printing
Sold by: oldusedbooks
$86.40

ROXANA, THE FORTUNATE MISTRESS

DEFOE, Daniel

Avon: Limited Editions Club, 1976. Decorated linen. Blindstamp to title page, still Fine in a Fine slipcase. Bernd Kroeber. Quarto (8-1/4" x 11-1/4") bound with scarlet linen covers with a design stamped in white leaf and a white vellum-finish linen spine stamped in scarlet and gold leaf. Illustrated with 12 full-page two-color woodcuts in three-color schemes and 14 smaller black-and-white woodcuts by Bernd Kroeber. Copy #771 of 2000 SIGNED by the artist on the colophon page.

  • Published: 1976
  • Condition: Blindstamp to title page, still Fine in a Fine slipcase
Sold by: Charles Agvent
$62.50

ROXANA, THE FORTUNATE MISTRESS

DEFOE, DANIEL

THE BIBLIOPHILIST SOCIETY, 1931. C-0032; INTRODUCTION BY R BRIMLEY JOHNSON;322 PAGES; END PAPERS; A CREATURE DRAWN FROM REAL LIFE BY THE AUTHOR, THE EMINENTLY EVIL LADY ROXANA, OF THE 18TH CENTURY WHO WAS RUMORED TO BE THE MISTRESS OF CHARLES 2ND; HER FLESH WAS SO FRAIL, HER BLOOD SO HOT, SHE SEASONED ONE LOVER AFTER ANOTHER. NOT SIGNED. MAY BE FIRST. Cloth. Good/Good. Illus. by XXX;JOHN ALAN MAXWELL. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Private Press.

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition: Good
  • Edition: MAY BE FIRST
Sold by: JOHN P LA CROIX,BOOKSELLER
$49.95

ROXANA THE FORTUNATE MISTRESS

DEFOE, DANIEL

New York: THE LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB, 1976. THIS IS A VERY GOOD TO NEAR FINE COPY OF THIS SPECIAL LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB PUBLICATION OF THIS CLASSIC.....BY DANIEL DEFOE......ROXANA..THE FORTUNATE MISTRESS...OR A HISTORY OF THE LIFE AND VAST AR IEYR OF FORTUNES ETC ETC....THIS EDITION ILLUSTRATED WITH WOODCUTS BY THE GREAT BERND KROEBER...LIMITED TO 2000 COPIES...THIS IS COPY #44...ILLUSTRATED AND SIGNED BY BERND KROEBER...BOUND IN BEAUTIFUL RED HARDBOUND....AND ENCLOSED IS A RED SLIPCASE....THE TISSUE WRAPPER ON THE BOOK IS TORN BUT PRESENT...THERE IS A SNATCH OF SOILING ON THE SLIPCASE..BUT A VERY NICE COPY AT SUCH A LOW PRICE...A MUST FOR ANY COLLECTOR OF LIMITED EDITIONS...... SIGNED BY BERND KROEBER. LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB. HARDBOUND. Very Good TO NEAR FINE/SliPCASED. Illus. by BERND KROEBER. QUARTO. LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB.

  • Published: 1976
  • Condition: Very Good TO NEAR FINE
  • Edition: LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB
Sold by: Moody Books, Inc
$49.00

ROXANA THE FORTUNATE MISTRESS

Defoe, Daniel

No Place: The Bibliophilist Society. Very Good. (1931). Hardcover. 322 pages untrimmed. 9.25x6.25 inches. Black cloth covers with gilt printing to the spine. This is a clean, nice copy. Very Good in a nice dust jacket. .

  • Published: (1931)
  • Condition: Very Good
Sold by: Hoffman Books
$45.00

Roxana, The Fortunate Mistress: A History of The Life and Vast Variety of Fortunes of Mademoiselle de Beleau

Defoe, Daniel

London: Folio Society, 2010. 1st. Hardcover. Fine. Melinsky, Clare. Bound in publisher's original purple cloth blocked with design by Clare Melinsky and housed in a red paper-covered slipcase. Introduction by Frances Wilson. Illustrations by Clare Melinsky. Roxana has been referred to as "The Countess de Wintslesheim" in Germany, and "Lady Roxana" in the Time of King Charles II.

  • Published: 2010
  • Condition: Fine
  • Edition: 1st
Sold by: James & Mary Laurie Booksellers (A.B.A.A.)
$44.00

Roxana The Fortunate Mistress

Defoe, Daniel

London: The Bibliophilist Society. 1931. Small Quarto Size. VERY GOOD condition. No dustjacket. Black cloth boards with gilt to spine. Illustrated by John Alan Maxwell. Uncut page ends. A nice copy. 322 pages pages . 1st Edition. Hardback.

  • Published: 1931
  • Edition: 1st Edition
Sold by: Adelaide Booksellers
$42.84

Roxana The Fortunate Mistress

Defoe, Daniel

Limited Editions Club, 1976. From a Limited Edition of 2000, Woodcuts by Bern Kroeber, Signed by the artist, V/G with slip case.

Sold by: Joe Girardi Books
$40.00

ROXANA THE FORTUNATE MISTRESS

Defoe, Daniel

Published by Folio Society, 2010. 1st thus edition.. Hardback. Very Good. Illustrated by Melinsky, Clare. Slightly better than very good condition with no wrapper. Or A History of the Life and Vast Variety of Fortunes of Mademoiselle de Beleau. Colour & b/w illustrations. Contained in a very good slip-case that has some marks. [S]

  • Published: 2010
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: 1st thus edition.
Sold by: Stella & Rose's Books
$34.51

ROXANA, THE FORTUNATE MISTRESS

Defoe, Daniel

Avon, CT: The Limited Editions Club, 1976. two-toned cloth, slipcase. Limited Editions Club. 4to. two-toned cloth, slipcase. xiv, 256, (2) pages. With an Introduction by James Sutherland and Woodcuts by Bernd Kroeber. Limited to 2000 numbered copies signed by Kroeber (LEC 491). Designed by Adrian Wilson and printed by The Stinehour Press. With Monthly letter / prospectus loosely inserted. Bookplate on verso of frontispiece.

  • Published: 1976
Sold by: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press
$35.00

ROXANA The Fortunate Mistress

Defoe, Daniel (Introduction by James Sutherland)

Avon, CT: The Limited Editions Club. Good+. 1976. Hardcover. Illustrated cloth binding in slipcase. Interior has colored endpapers and large woodcuts throughout. Clean, unmarked interior and exterior. Binding is tight and unshaken, but the top band has separated from the spine. Very light wear to corners. Light shelf wear to slipcase, light wear to edges and corners of slipcase, a few very small marks on slipcase ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 256 pages; Counter shelves; acf; white, red/gold; fictcat .

  • Published: 1976
  • Condition: Good+
Sold by: Babbitt's Books
$35.00

Roxana. The Fortunate Mistress

Defoe, Daniel

The Bibliophilist Society, 1931. ...XII, 322PP...6 ILLUSTRATIONS BY JOHN ALLEN MAXWELL...INTRODUCTION BY R. BRIMLEY JOHNSON...DEFOE IS A MASTER STORY TELLER....DECORATIVE ENDPAPERS...ORIGINAL BINDING...Light soiling to DJ.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good +. 8vo.

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition: Very Good
Sold by: Eveleigh Books & Stamps
$35.00

Roxana the Fortunate Mistress

Defoe, Daniel

London: Oxford Paperbacks, 1969. Brossura editoriale illustrata; pagg. 333. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

  • Published: 1969
  • Condition: Good
Sold by: Nestore Spadone
$24.73

ROXANA. The Fortunate Mistress

Defoe, Daniel

4to. Clothbound, in slipcase. Limited edition of 2000 copies, signed by the illustrator. Illustrations by Bernard Kroeber. Fine in slipcase. With tissue jacket.

  • Edition: Limited edition of 2000 copies, signed by the illustrator.
Sold by: Maxwell's Bookmark
$25.00

Roxana the Fortunate Mistress

Defoe, Daniel

Kessinger PubLISHING, Belle Fourche, SD, 2003. Softcover. As New. Book is New, In Excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. ISBN: 0766141608. ISBN/EAN: 9780766141605. Inventory No: 1560764670. .

Sold by: A2zbooks
$24.50

Roxana the Fortunate Mistress (Oxford English Novels)

Daniel Defoe

Oxford Univ Pr. Used - Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.

Sold by: Better World Books Ltd
$22.83

Roxana the Fortunate Mistress (Oxford English Novels)

Daniel Defoe

Oxford Univ Pr. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee.

Sold by: Better World Books
$22.50

Roxana, the Fortunate Mistress

DeFoe, Daniel, Illustrated by Kroeber, Bernd

Avon, CT: The Limited Editions Club, 1976. Near Fine. 1976. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s) A Limited edition, one of 1,500 cc., unnumbered. 4to, 256 pp. Signed by illustrator, Kroeber. Red boards with cream design, cream spine, spine lightly soiled, otherwise Near Fine. No slip case. .

  • Published: 1976
  • Condition: Near Fine
Sold by: the book store at depot square
$20.00