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By Barrie, J M




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Better Dead

Barrie, J.M.

0 This is the extremely Rare 1st edition/1st printing of J.M. Barrie's first book published in 1888 by Swan Sonnenschein, Lowrey & Co. Illustrated card front cover. (It was only issued as a softcover book for the first printing) Loose binding with spine cover missing. Spotting to endpages. No marks or inscriptions.

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Better Dead

Barrie, J.M.

0 This is the extremely Rare 1st edition/1st printing of J.M. Barrie's first book published in 1888 by Swan Sonnenschein, Lowrey & Co. Illustrated card front cover. (It was only issued as a softcover book for the first printing) Loose binding with spine cover missing. Spotting to endpages. No marks or inscriptions.

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Price: £ 261.25
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Better Dead

Barrie, J. M.

London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co, 1891. Hard Cover. Near Fine. First hardbound edition, original navy blue cloth; 12mo, 145 pages. First published in 1888 in softcover - that front cover design is now the frontispiece of this first hardcover edition. Black coated end papers. A near fine copy, showing light edge wear. Neat owner name on half title; armorial bookplate. Housed in a custom turn-of-the-century half leather slipscase, with chemise.

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Price: $175.00


Better dead [FULL LEATHER BOUND]

Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), -

2019. SUPER DELUXE EDITION. New. Antique look with Golden Leaf Printing and embossing with round Spine completely handmade binding(extra customization on request like Color Leather, Colored book, special gold leaf printing etc.) Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back []. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume, if you wish to order a specific or all the volumes you may contact us. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure in old look so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Lang: - eng, Pages 164. EXTRA 10 DAYS APART FROM THE NORMAL SHIPPING PERIOD WILL BE REQUIRED. (Normal Hardbound Edition is also available on request.)

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Price: $110.22


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Better Dead

Barrie, J. M.

London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co. Early edition. black bds with gilt title to spine. light patchy soiling to bds. spine ends and edges rubbed. corners bumped and rubbed. sticker to fep. colour illus to frontis. top corner of page 27 missing. light smudgy soiling to some pages, otherwise interior vg. . Hard Cover. Good +. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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Price: £ 65.00
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Better Dead

Barrie, J. M.

London: Swan Sonnenschein & Company. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1891. Second Edition. 1. Hard Cover. Publisher's full navy cloth with gilt lettering on spine, t.e.g., navy endpapers. This was originally published in 1888 in softcover, and has a wrapper cover bound in as the frontis. The bookplate is from a famous New York literary lawyer.. Head and heel of spine, bottom edge of rear cover and bottom tips are lightly rubbed, fore-edge has one droplet mark, printed bookplate on front pastedown, paper covering front hinge is splitting, but hinge is intact, gilt on spine is faded and the spine is slightly rolled, else unmarked, tight and clean. VERY GOOD-.. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 145 pp .

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Price: $80.00


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Better Dead

Barrie, J. M.

London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co., 1891. Second Edition. Good+ in its original dark blue cloth over beveled boards with the remnants of gilt text on the spine. A small octavo measuring 7 1/2 by 4 7/8 inches with the cloth rubbed through on a 1/4" section at the upper edge of the rear board and at the tip of the same. Without a dust jacket. 145 pages of text with the color frontispiece. This title was Barrie's first book which was initially published in 1888 in a paperbound format. This is a reprint after Barrie had published two other novels.

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Better Dead

J. M. Barrie

Swan Sonnenschein, 1891. Early Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 146 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges foxed and browned. Top edge gilt, faded. Covers flecked and rubbed. Internally very good.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 31139. .

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Price: AUD $65.00
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Better Dead

J M Barrie

London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co, 1891. 2nd Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Swan Sonnenschein & Company, London, 1891. Hardcover. Book Condition:Good. Second Edition. Publisher's Blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine Faded. Originally published 1888 in softcover. Pages 94 and 95 have some paper loss which has not affected the text see photo. Inscription to Fep.

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Better dead [Leather Bound]

Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), -

2019. Leather Bound. New. Leather Binding on Spine and Corners with Golden Leaf Printing on round Spine. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume, if you wish to order a specific or all the volumes you may contact us. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Lang: - eng, Pages 164. EXTRA 10 DAYS APART FROM THE NORMAL SHIPPING PERIOD WILL BE REQUIRED FOR LEATHER BOUND BOOKS. {FOLIO EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE.}

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Better Dead

Barrie, J.M.

London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co, 1891. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. No dust jacket. Water damaged covers; clean text. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,450grams, ISBN:

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Price: £ 24.40
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Better Dead

Barrie,J.M.

London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co. This is a Good Copy of this Book in olive green cloth boards with black title lettering to spine.No Dust-jacket.The book has two previous ownership names to the front pastedown and to the top edge of the title page.With original coloured frontispiece that may well have been taken from original wrapper... Unsure? Outer boards are a little rubbed to extremities.Page edges a little dulled.The book has a firm binding with no loose leaves.Uncommon title.Small 8vo with remnant label marks to both the front and rear pastedowns.145pp First Edition [1891] . Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 1st Printing. 1891.

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Price: £ 22.00
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Better Dead

J. M. Barrie

Book Jungle, 2007-07-20. Paperback. Used:Good.

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Better Dead

J. M. Barrie

Book Jungle, 2007-07-20. Paperback. Good.

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Price: $19.37


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Better Dead - J.M.Barrie

J.M.Barrie

Book Jungle, 2007-09-06. Paperback. Used:Good.

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Better Dead - J.M.Barrie

J.M.Barrie

Book Jungle, 2007-09-06. Paperback. Good.

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Price: $17.78


Better dead

Barrie, J M:

London; George Allen, 1925 Reprint good blue cloth hardcover. No dj. 145p.

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Price: AUD $25.00
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Better Dead

Barrie, J.M.

London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co, 1891. Hardcover, initials and date on verso of frontis, black buckram, bevelled edges, t.e.g., otherwise Good without dustjacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

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Price: £ 12.00
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Better dead [Hardcover]

Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), -

2019. Hardcover. New. Lang: - eng, Pages 164. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back . This book is Printed in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume, if you wish to order a specific or all the volumes you may contact us. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. (Any type of Customisation is possible with extra charges). Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions.

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Price: $14.26


Better Dead

J. M. Barrie

London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co, 1891. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Fading To Spine; Light Wear To Covers; Nice Pictorial Frontis Plate With Tissue

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Better Dead

Barrie, J.M

London: George Allen and Unwin Ltd, 1925. The second printing - ninth printing - ex-lib edition with stamps and damaged front/read and endpapers of one of Barrie's most fascinating texts - abosultely wonderful bizarre piece of pre-surrealist writing.. Second Printing. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library.

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Price: £ 10.00
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Better Dead

Barrie J.M.

London: Swan Sonnenschein, 1891. Tissue-guarded colour frontispiece; The second edition of Barrie's first book, first published in 1888; Hardback: black buckram decorated in gilt on spine, bevelled edges, top edge gilt, black laid end-papers, bookseller's ticket (Thornton, Oxford); Spine faded and starting to wear at head and foot, corners rubbed, previous owner's name to half-title, g+. Buckram. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.

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Price: £ 9.00
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Better dead

Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), -

2019. Paperback. New. Lang: - eng, Pages 164. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back . This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume, if you wish to order a specific or all the volumes you may contact us. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. (Any type of Customisation is possible with extra charges). Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions.

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Price: $11.12


Better dead 1888

Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew),

2019. Paperback. New. Lang: - eng, Pages 162. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1888]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume, if you wish to order a specific or all the volumes you may contact us. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. (Any type of Customisation is possible with extra charges). Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions.

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Price: $11.11


Better Dead

J.M. Barrie

London, England: Swan Sonnenschein & Co, 1891. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, color illustrated frontispiece, 145 pages, gilt spine titles, gilt top fore-edge, blue cloth. A good copy over all, moderate shelf wear, with corners worn, fore-corners through to boards, back strip cloth chipping at top and bottom edges; hinges cracked but secure, internal binding solid, but interior paper yellowed and thus becoming fragile. A reading copy only

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Price: $10.00


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Better Dead

J. M. Barrie

London. : Swan Sonnenschein & Co. , 1891. Good. Slightly foxed and evenly toned. First and last few leaves pulling loose. . Hard. 12mo.. Good.

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Better Dead

Barrie, J. M.

London: Allen and Unwin, 1925 Hardcover. Acceptable/No Jacket.

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Price: $3.56