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On The Road - A Novel ( with the authors photo on the rear Flap of DJ by Len Deighton & ORIGINAL PRICE Intact) Beige DJ shows 1 man floral Hawaiian Shirt & other in White T-shirt & Policeman standing, One of 3000 copies of the first British ed by Jack Kerouac, small residue & STAMP Blank back endpapers, dust jacket design Len Deighton, INNER DJ FLAP 15s NET Price Intact, - 1958

by Jack Kerouac, small residue & STAMP Blank back endpapers, dust jacket design Len Deighton, INNER DJ FLAP 15s NET Price Intact,

On The Road - A Novel   ( with the authors photo on the rear Flap of DJ by Len Deighton  & ORIGINAL PRICE Intact) Beige DJ shows  1 man floral Hawaiian  Shirt & other in White T-shirt & Policeman standing, One of 3000 copies of the first British ed by Jack Kerouac, small residue & STAMP Blank back endpapers, dust jacket design Len Deighton, INNER DJ FLAP 15s NET Price Intact, - 1958

On The Road - A Novel ( with the authors photo on the rear Flap of DJ by Len Deighton & ORIGINAL PRICE Intact) Beige DJ shows 1 man floral Hawaiian Shirt & other in White T-shirt & Policeman standing, One of 3000 copies of the first British ed

by Jack Kerouac, small residue & STAMP Blank back endpapers, dust jacket design Len Deighton, INNER DJ FLAP 15s NET Price Intact,

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Andre Deutsch, London, 1958. HBDJ, 1958, Stated 1st Published British Edition on copyright pg, Stated 2nd Impression on Inner DJ flap btm , VG/VG-, AS-IS Pink Red Cloth Cover Gold Gilt small corner Bump, Cloth spine sunned & small lite stain on spine Cover, 310 pgs, Times Library LONDON copy stamped in back of book,Back hinge mildly starting, DJ is from 2nd impression with the authors photo on the rear flap of DJ & has slight soil back , BACK DJ LITE FOX STAINS, DJ Protected by clear Mylar, . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.
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  • Publisher Andre Deutsch, London
  • Date Published 1958
  • Keywords JACK KEROUAC BEAT GENERATION
Pili's Wall
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Pili's Wall

by Levine, Philip

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Used - Fine with no dust jacket
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Limited Signed Edition; First Printing
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Hardcover
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Williamsville, New York, United States
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Santa Barbara, CA: Unicorn Press. Fine with no dust jacket. 1971. Limited Signed Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A few thin, dark marks to the paper of the back cover. Slightest bumps to the lower tips of the covers.; This poem is written in Levine's characteristic style of short, declarative phrasing and the lines speak in the voice of a child, the voice of an adult, and the voice of the wall, all presumed to be in Spain. The dedication references the girl Pili, the author's wife, and Spain, for which he had a long-standing fascination. Prior to his 2011 appointment as Poet Laureate of the United States, Philip Levine won the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry, the National Book Award, the Ruth Lily Prize in Poetry and the Wallace Stevens Award. The author was also named Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. Copy 43 of an edition of 50 signed in black and numbered in yellow ink by Levine on the colophon page. From a total edition of 750, the 50 numbered and signed copes are… Read More
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald with illustrations by...
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald with illustrations by Herbert Cole

by Fitzgerald

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Used - Very Good
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Unknown
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Alpharetta, Georgia, United States
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London: John Lane, 1901. Very Good. This Edition de Luxe is limited to 375 copies for England and America, 350 of which are for sale". Prior owners inscritpion on inside back cover. White/cream colored cover with gilt lettering and green design and gilt lettering to spine, gilt top edge. Cover is soiled, fading to spine, front hinge starting to crack internally. Very Good condition with notes as described
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1799 The Seasons James Thomson Leather Bound

1799 The Seasons James Thomson Leather Bound

by James Thomson

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Used - Good
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N/A
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1799 Edition
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Hardcover
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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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1799, Leather bound copy of "The Seasons" by James Thomson. It was printed in London by A. Strahan. It has illustrations before each season. The spine has 7 gold gilt bands with the title. There is a period flourish gift inscription on the front fly page. The upper and lower points are rubbed. The binding is solid. The pages are all evenly age toned. Beautiful vintage leather book.
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Maggie: A Girl of the Streets
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Maggie: A Girl of the Streets

by Crane, Stephen (1871-1900)

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First
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vi+158+[12 ad] pages. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 5 1/4") bound in original publisher's cloth with black lettering to spine, red decorative florets to cover and Maggie in gilt with black back ground, deckle edges. Housed in red slipcase. (BAL 4075) Two states noted, (1) Title page printed in upper and lower case letters and (2) Title page printed in capital letters only. First edition, first printing under Crane's name.Maggie: A Girl of the Streets is an 1893 novella by American author Stephen Crane (1871-1900). The story centers on Maggie, a young girl from the Bowery who is driven to unfortunate circumstances by poverty and solitude. The work was considered risque by publishers because of its literary realism and strong themes. Crane, who was 22 years old at the time, financed the book's publication himself, although the original 1893 edition was printed under the pseudonym Johnston Smith. After the success of 1895's The Red Badge of Courage, Maggie was reissued in 1896 with considerable changes and… Read More
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Dramatica Poemata
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Dramatica Poemata

by Gulielmus Duraeus

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Used - Very Good
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Ultima
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Unknown
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Antwerp: Petrum Bellerum (Peter Belleri), 1641. Ultima. Full Leather. Very Good. "Dramatica Poemata, Auctore D. Gulielmo Druraeo Nobili Anglo..", printed at Antwerp by Petrum Bellerum (Peter Belleri), MDCXLI (1641). "Editio ultima", i.e. "final edition", (originally published in the 1620's) In Latin. Collates: 4], 276,[1] Printer Marks. Old leather binding with wear along joints. Internally Very Good, some discoloration to title. Measures 3 x 5" "Gulielmus Duraeus wrote plays, that were acted at Douay, the beginning of the seventeenth century, called Aluredus, Mors and Reparatus." From the Retrospective Review, vol. 12, London, 1825. This volume contains all three of the named plays, tragi-comedies, of this very scarce playwright. .
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald with illustrations by...
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald with illustrations by Herbert Cole

by Fitzgerald

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Used - Very Good
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Unknown
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London: John Lane, 1901. Very Good. This Edition de Luxe is limited to 375 copies for England and America, 350 of which are for sale". Prior owners inscritpion on inside back cover. White/cream colored cover with gilt lettering and green design and gilt lettering to spine, gilt top edge. Cover is soiled, fading to spine, front hinge starting to crack internally. Very Good condition with notes as described
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$800.00
1799 The Seasons James Thomson Leather Bound

1799 The Seasons James Thomson Leather Bound

by James Thomson

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Used - Good
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N/A
Edition
1799 Edition
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Hardcover
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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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1799, Leather bound copy of "The Seasons" by James Thomson. It was printed in London by A. Strahan. It has illustrations before each season. The spine has 7 gold gilt bands with the title. There is a period flourish gift inscription on the front fly page. The upper and lower points are rubbed. The binding is solid. The pages are all evenly age toned. Beautiful vintage leather book.
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$750.00
The Road Through The Wall.

The Road Through The Wall.

by Jackson, Shirley.

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  • first
Condition
Used
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
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Unknown
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Langley, Washington, United States
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New York:: Farrar Straus,, 1948.. First Printing of the First Edition. A Near Fine copy with a previous owner name and sticker on the front pastedown in a Very Good Plus unclipped dust jacket with light edgewear to the spine. This is Jackson's First Book. Jackson and her family lived in the community of Burlingame, California, an affluent middle-class suburb that would feature in this her first novel which like her later novels was characterised by her use of a realistic setting for a tale with elements of horror and the occult.
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Maggie: A Girl of the Streets
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Maggie: A Girl of the Streets

by Crane, Stephen (1871-1900)

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Used - Very Good
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First
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Hardcover
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Fort Worth, Texas, United States
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vi+158+[12 ad] pages. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 5 1/4") bound in original publisher's cloth with black lettering to spine, red decorative florets to cover and Maggie in gilt with black back ground, deckle edges. Housed in red slipcase. (BAL 4075) Two states noted, (1) Title page printed in upper and lower case letters and (2) Title page printed in capital letters only. First edition, first printing under Crane's name.Maggie: A Girl of the Streets is an 1893 novella by American author Stephen Crane (1871-1900). The story centers on Maggie, a young girl from the Bowery who is driven to unfortunate circumstances by poverty and solitude. The work was considered risque by publishers because of its literary realism and strong themes. Crane, who was 22 years old at the time, financed the book's publication himself, although the original 1893 edition was printed under the pseudonym Johnston Smith. After the success of 1895's The Red Badge of Courage, Maggie was reissued in 1896 with considerable changes and… Read More
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TOM BROWN'S SCHOOL-DAYS. By an Old Boy
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TOM BROWN'S SCHOOL-DAYS. By an Old Boy

by HUGHES, THOMAS. -- Sullivan. Edmund J. Illustrates

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Used
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Hardcover
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London, United Kingdom
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Macmillan and Co. Limited. London 1902. Reprint of 1896 Sullivan edition. 8vo. (7.3 x 5.1 inches). Illustrated with Frontis and 78 fine engravings, plus two fold out colour maps of Rugby at the rear of the book. Fine copy in the publishers green cloth binding with elaborate gilt lettering and decoration to the front board and spine. All edges gilt. In the rare original printed dustwrapper, which reproduces the design of the spine and front board on the panels, with publishers book list on the rear. the wrapper has some loss to the top of the spine and has had some strengthening to the rear but overall is a very good survivor and has kept the book in brilliant fine condition. A stunning copy.
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Red Pottage
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Red Pottage

by Cholmondeley, Mary

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Used - Good-
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No DJ Included
Edition
First Edition
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Hardcover
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Salem, Oregon, United States
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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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The Lion Men of Mongo
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The Lion Men of Mongo

by Alex Raymond

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Used
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Alameda, California, United States
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Avon, 1974. First Printing. Near Fine condition.
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$10.00
Cold Mountain

Cold Mountain

by Frazier, Charles

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Used - Very Good; Light foxing to fore-edges.
Edition
Advance Review Copy
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 13
9780871136794
ISBN 10
0871136791
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Selkirk, New York, United States
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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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Conquistador
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Conquistador

by Guedalla, Philip

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Used - Very Good
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No DJ Included
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Impression A-C Thus
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Hardcover
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Salem, Oregon, United States
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Guedalla, Philip: "Conquistador " 1928 First Edition, Harper & Brothers. New York and London Used. VG/ No DJ included. Attractive red boards with gilt titling on front and spine. 5 7/8 X 8 7/8. 1928 First Edition Impression A-C on copyright page. 276 pages plus adverts.. HISTORICAL FICTION.
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The Treasure Of Sierra Madre

The Treasure Of Sierra Madre

by Traven, B

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Used - Good-
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No DJ Included
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Large-Print Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780786201006
ISBN 10
0786201002
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Traven, B. : The Treasure Of Sierra Madre. 1994 THORNDIKE PRESS LARGE-PRINT EDITION. Thorndike, Maine. EXLIB. Good/ No DJ if issued. ISBN0786201002. 533 pages. 5 ¾ X 8 ¾. Summary: "The story of three American adventurers who search for a lost gold mine in the mountains of Mexico. A tale of 'gold fever' and desperate greed." Basis for the Humphrey Bogart, John Houston film of the same name.
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The Hand of the Potter: A Tragedy in Four Acts
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The Hand of the Potter: A Tragedy in Four Acts

by Dreiser, Theodore Herman Albert (1871-1945)

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Used - About very good
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First edition, Second State
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Hardcover
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Fort Worth, Texas, United States
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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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Plays of the Natural and the Supernatural
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Plays of the Natural and the Supernatural

by Dreiser, Theodore Herman Albert (1871-1945)

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Used - About very good
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First
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Hardcover
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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 Sky and the Forest
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The Sky and the Forest

by Forester, C.S

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Used - Very Good
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Salem, Oregon, United States
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C.S. Forester: The Sky and the Forest. Little, Brown and Company, Boston. Stated First Edition First Printing Thus August, 1948. Cover price $2.75. Used. VG BOOK/VG UNCLIPPED DUST JACKET. A story of a central Africa. By C.S. Forester, author of the Admiral Hornblower series.
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The Elephant's Child: Just So Stories Series
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The Elephant's Child: Just So Stories Series

by Kipling, Rudyard

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Used - Very Good
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No DJ Included
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First Edition Thus
Binding
Hardcover
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Kipling, Rudyard: The Elephant's Child, Just So Stories Series. 1942 First Edition Thus, Garden City Publishing. Beautifully illustrated by R.F. Rojankovsky. CHILDREN'S BOOK. Story Summary: "Because of his 'satiable curiosity' about what the crocodile has for dinner, the elephant's child and all elephants thereafter have long trunks." Used. VG condition/ No DJ included. Unpaged. 7 X 9 1/2
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Famous Sally
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Famous Sally

by Jackson, Shirley

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Used - Very Good
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Good
Edition
Stated First Printing
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Hardcover
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Jackson, Shirley: Famous Sally (1966, Stated First Printing, A Harlin Quist Book) Pictures by Chas. B. Slackman. Cover design by John Bradford. Children's book. RARE. Used. Exlib. VG/Good. Unclipped $3.35 net price dust jacket. Missing brown front free endpaper. . BY SHIRLEY JACKSON AUTHOR OF "THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE". "No one in the world knows Sally's name – and that Sally decides, must be changed. How can she make everyone in the world know who she is? Sally's imagination is equal to her determination, and she marches through all the cities of her fanciful world educating the world to her name. A charming, whimsical conceit, her story is certain to delight readers of all ages."
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