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Le Diable Boiteux: or, the Devil Upon Two Sticks in Two Volumes; from the last Paris edition, very much enlarg'd; adorn'd with cutts

by Le Sage, Alain-Rene

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Le Diable Boiteux: or, the Devil Upon Two Sticks in Two Volumes; from the last Paris edition, very much enlarg'd; adorn'd with cutts by Le Sage, Alain-Rene - 1741

Le Diable Boiteux: or, the Devil Upon Two Sticks in Two Volumes; from the last Paris edition, very much enlarg'd; adorn'd with cutts

by Le Sage, Alain-Rene

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London, Eng.: J. and R. Tonson, 1741. Very Good -. 7th edition. 2 volumes ([6], 299, [17] p.; [6], 288, [16] p.): copperplate frontispieces, 12 leaves of copperplate engravings; 17 cm. 12mo. Full green morocco with 6 gilt-ruled spine compartments. Gilt-tooled title and volume number in the second and third compartments, and gilt-tooled rosette in the remaining compartments, with the year of printing at the foot of each volume. A single gilt ruled border around each board. Turn-ins also have gilt-ruled borders; edges are gilt rolled. Page edges lightly sprinkled. Marble endpapers. Fore-edge margins of 9 leaves in vol. 2 have been carefully remargined, not effecting text or plates. Front board of vol. 1 detached but present; otherwise in Very Good- Condition: edges rubbed; spines and edges of boards have darkened; occasional foxing and light marginal soiling; otherwise pages and plates are clean and tight. A very attractive copy of this popular tale set in Spain.
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  • Publisher J. and R. Tonson
  • Place of Publication London, Eng.
  • Date Published 1741

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Le Diable Boiteux

by Alain-Rene Lesage

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9781511705332
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1511705337
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Le Diable Boiteux

Le Diable Boiteux

by Le Sage, Alain-Rene

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Londres: Jean Nourse, 1778. Hardcover, half bound in green leather with marbled paper sides. Five raised bands and gilt printing to spine, includes frontispiece and several illustrated plates. Text in French. Final few pages are adveristements from the publisher. Boards are worn at edges and corners; front board and FEP have come away from spine but are still present. Pen mark to second end page, otherwise contents are clean and unmarked. AD. leather. Good. Used.
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LE DIABLE BOITEUX

by LE SAGE, Alain-Rene

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1758. LE SAGE, Alain-Rene. LE DIABLE BOITEUX. Nouvelle Edition corrigee, refondue at ornee de Figures. London, Pierre van Cleef, 1758. Octavo. Two volumes in one. [xii]240; [iv]222pp. +13ff. With 13 engraved plates. By the author of Gil Blas, "Le Diable Boiteux" (The Limping Devil) is a genie released from a bottle, who shows his master life in the houses of Paris seen from the sky, as though through the roofs. First published in France in 1707. Early calf, quite worn, with losses to spine ends and corners; front flyleaf missing, interior well-thumbed, with some pages smudged and dog-eared.
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Gypsies

Gypsies

by Greenfeld, Howard

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New York: Crown Publishers. An account of the Gypsy way of life, including its origins, history, traditions, customs, occupations, and the changes that modern living has occasioned. EX LIBRARY/USUAL MARKINGS. Profusely & WONDERFULLY illustrated w/photos, Introduction, Bibliography, Index, 111 clean, crisp & solid pp. Excellent Personal cpy/Reference! . Good. Hardcover. 1977.
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Facial Justice: Illustrated by Vera Bock

by Hartley, L.P

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Facial Justice (1960, Doubleday Science Fiction W/ Vera Bock DJ) Please seestock photo. L.P. Hartley, 1960, Doubleday BCE. illustrated by well-known artist Vera Bock. Used. vg/g-. A nice copy. ABOUT THE ARTIST: "Vera Bock (4 April 1905 – 1973) was a Russian-born artist who spent most of her career in the United States. She is known for her book illustrations and for the posters she made for the Works Progress Administration during the Great Depression." Summary: Is your face making you unhappy or socially unacceptable, get a new one from the government."
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by Cholmondeley, Mary

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Red Pottage. By Mary Cholmondeley. Copyright 1899, Harper & Brothers First Edition. 375 pages plus adverts. Used. Good- condition/ No DJ included. Plot Summary: "Red Pottage follows a period in the lives of two friends, Rachel West and Hester Gresley. Rachel is a wealthy heiress who falls in love with the weak-willed Hugh Scarlett after he has broken off an affair with Lady Newhaven (which he does not originally realize has been discovered by her husband)." Book title is taken from the bible story of Esau.
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by Frazier, Charles

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NY: Atlantic Monthly Press. Very Good; Light foxing to fore-edges.. 1997. Advance Review Copy. Softcover. 0871136791 . Glossy softcover binding. An advance copy of Frazier's National Book Award-winning first novel, a wonderful Civil War tale about a Confederate soldier who deserts the army after being wounded and hospitalized and tries to make his way back to his North Carolina home and sweetheart. Later made into a great movie directed by Anthony Minghella. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 267 pages .
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by Dreiser, Theodore Herman Albert (1871-1945)

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209 pages. Small octavo (7 3/4" x 5 3/4") bound in original publisher's quarter brow cloth with dark green lettering to spine and cover over green boards. First edition, second state with half-title tipped to stub. Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser (August 27, 1871 December 28, 1945) was an American novelist and journalist. He pioneered the naturalist school and is known for portraying characters whose value lies not in their moral code, but in their persistence against all obstacles, and literary situations that more closely resemble studies of nature than tales of choice and agency. Condition: Chip at front edge, spine heal bumped, lightly soiled else about very good lacking jacket.
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by Dreiser, Theodore Herman Albert (1871-1945)

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228 pages. Small octavo (7 3/4" x 5 3/4") bound in original publisher's stiff boards with quarter brown spine and dark green lettering to spine label and cover. First edition, first issue. Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser (August 27, 1871 December 28, 1945) was an American novelist and journalist. He pioneered the naturalist school and is known for portraying characters whose value lies not in their moral code, but in their persistence against all obstacles, and literary situations that more closely resemble studies of nature than tales of choice and agency. Condition: Corners bumped and slightly chipped, spine heal rubbed, lightly soiled else about very good lacking jacket.
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The Complete Novels of Jane Austen

by Jane Austen

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De Luxe
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Binding is problematic. Book is largely in good condition.GARDEN CITY PUBLISHING CO, GARDEN CITY, NY, 1938. DELUXE. Gold gilt with blue cover. Includes: Sense & Sensibility, Pride & Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Emma, Northanger Abbey, & Persuasion. Back cover is separating from binding. DATE PUBLISHED: 1938 EDITION: DELUXE
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The Water-bugs Mittens : Ezra Pound: What We Can Use

by Dickey, James

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Bloomfield Hills, MI: Bruccoli Clark. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1980 [1979]. Limited/Numbered Edition. Ephemera. Faint residue at center of title on cover. Two minute, dark specks to front cover. ; Novelist James Dickey's 1979 lecture on Pound at the University of Idaho. Dickey explains his views about the often conflicted and controversial Ezra Pound and explains what may be useful from Pound's life and poetry, and how to separate Pound's life choices from his art. Both praised and reviled, Ezra Pound was a poet, literary critic, and anti-Semitic collaborator with fascists in WWII Italy. Copy 112 of a limited edition of 300. Signed by the author on the limitation page. Short preface and Notes about source material On fine, textured paper in tan, stiff, laid paper wraps. Title to cover in brown with gilt devices. Published by Bruccoli Clark who offered limited editions of lesser known literary and reference works. Matthew J. Bruccoli was an educator and noted bibliographer… Read More
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Little May and Her Friend Conscience

by Marianne Parrot

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Little May and Her Friend Conscience. Used. Very Good+ Condition. RARE/SCARCE. ANTIQUARIAN CHILDREN'S BOOK. Thomas Nelson & Sons First Edition, 1876. Color front paper paste-down label is in good shape. Complete. Dark Blue, blind-stamped boards. Pocket-size.
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