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Dom Casmurro
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Dom Casmurro

By De Assis, Joaquim Maria MacHado

New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. . First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$24.50

Lucky Jim

By Kingsley Amis

Garden City , NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1954. 256pp. Original red paper over boards with silver lettering to spine. Pages are clean (unmarked) but age-toned/browned. Binding is tight and secure. Boards have bumping to head/heel of spine, slight rubbing to extremities. Unclipped DJ is sunned/lightly finger soiled with light bumping to head/heel of spine, rubbing to extremities. Looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Dustwrapper artwork by Edward Gorey. Nice copy. . Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$83.00

Fernley House

By Laura R. Richards

Dana Estes & Company, 1902. 240pp. Original decorative cloth covered boards. Illustrated by Etheldred B. Barry. Rear endpape has a few small words in ink. Inner pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowed with age. Front hinge is broken and webbing is showing (barely attached by webbing). Inner text block is creased (and text block is pulling away from boards) but pages are still secure (but delicate). Boards are sunned/age-toned/stained with fraying to head/of spine and corners, rubbing to extremities. Reading copy. . Early Printing. Hard Cover. Poor/No Jacket.

$44.00

Doctor Fischer of Geneva or the Bomb Party

By Greene, Graham

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1980. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book shows some shelfwear. No jacket, maroon cloth boards. Two small brown stains on the front page edge.. First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Good +.

$15.50

Falconer

By Cheever, John

New York: Knopf, 1977. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Some discoloration on the black cloth boards. Jacket spine is sun faded.. First Edition, 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Good -/Good. Mylared.

$18.00

the Human Comedy

By Saroyan, William

New York: Harcourt Brace & Company, 1943. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. No jacket, rust cloth boards with black stamping on the front and spine. Small tear at the head of the spine. Illustrations scattered throughout.. Hard Cover. Good +. Illus. by Freeman, Don.

$18.00

The Hand of Ethelberta

By Thomas Hardy

London: Heron Books, 1970. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book shows some shelfwear. No jacket, leatherette boards with gold stamping on the front and spine. Decorative endpage. Ribbon bookmark. Illustrations by Alan Lee.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good +. Illus. by Lee, Alan.

$22.00

The Power and The Glory

By Graham Greene

Viking, 1990. 295pp. Original boards. Introduction by John Updike. Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowing with age. Binding is tight and secure. Boards have slight bumping ot head/heel of spine, rubbing to extremities. Unclipped pictorial DJ has light bumping to head/heel of spine, rubbing to extremities. Looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Nice reading copy. . Special 50th Anniversary Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$33.00

The Forest of Hours
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The Forest of Hours

By Kerstin Ekman

London: Chatto & Windus, 1998. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight, but there is a crack at the front hinge. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Date written on the front endpage.. First English Edition. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$13.50

The Island of Second Sight
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The Island of Second Sight

By Thelen, Albert Vigoleis

New York, NY: Overlook, 2010. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. . First American Edition, 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good +. Mylared.

$22.00

The Pillow Book of Sei Shonagon
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The Pillow Book of Sei Shonagon

By Sei Shonagon Translated By Ivan Morris

U.S.A.: Columbia University Press, 1991. pages clean, dulled. binding tight, front hinge cracked/broken. edge wear with dents. corners dented, creased slightly and starting to split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, ect. spine edges dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Later Printing. Trade Paperback. Good -.

$15.50

The Three Daughters of Madame Liang

By Buck, Pearl S.

New York, NY: John Day Company, 1969. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Some discoloration and fading to the jacket spine. Deckled page edges. . Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Good +/Good. Mylared.

$24.50

The Illustrated Zuleika Dobson
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The Illustrated Zuleika Dobson

By Beerbohm, Max

Yale University Press, 1985. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Decorative endpages. Scattered illustrations by the author.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$15.50

House of Earth A Trilogy Including The Good Earth, Sons, A House Devided

By Pearl S. Buck

New York, NY: Reynal & Hitchcock Publishers, 1935. A John Day Book. Ex-libris sticker to inside front cover. Inner page sare clean (unmarked) but yellowed with age. Hinges are broken (and webbing is show); still attached but very delicate. Binding is creased (and text block is pulling away from boards) but pages are still secure. Outer page edges are scuffed/dust soiled. Boards are scuffed/dust/finger soiled, label to spine scuffed/chipped, head/heel of spine are feayed as well as book corners, rubbing to extremities. Increasingly scarce reading copy. . Early Printing. Hard Cover. Poor/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$55.00

Gimpel the Fool and Other Stories

By Singer, Isaac Bashevis

New York, NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1979. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Jacket is discolored and lightly soiled. Chip missing from the top of the front flap. Previous owner's embossed stamp is on the front endpage.. First Edition, Later Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Good-. Mylared.

$24.50

In Sachen Kain & Abel Neue Satiren

By Ephraim Kishon

Germany: Langen Muller, 1976. 320pp. Original yellow cloth covered boards. Text in German. Pages are clean (unmarked) but slightly age-toned. Text block is pulling away from boards but pages are still very secure. Boards have light bumping to head/heel of spine, llight rubbing to extremities. Unclipped pictorial DJ is sunned/lightly finger soiled with bumping/nicking to head of spine, rubbing to extremities. Looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Nice reading copy. . Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$15.40

August Vierzehn

By Alexander Solschenizyn

Luchterhand, 1972. 780pp. Original cloth covered boards. Text in German. Pages are clean (unmarked) but slightly age-toned. Hinges are creased (and text block is pulling away from boards) but pages are still very secure. Boards have light bumping to head/heel of spine, slight rubbing to extremities. Unclipped pictorial DJ is sunned/lightly finger soiled with bumping/nicking to head of spine, rubbing to extremities. Looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Nice reading copy. . Later Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$22.00

Ich Zahmte Die Wolfin Die Erinnerungen Des Kaisers Hadrian

By Marguerite Yourcenar

Germany: Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt, 1951. 320pp. Original marron cloth covered boards with gilt lettering/decorations. Text in German. Previous owner's name on FEP; neat and unobtrusive. Pages are clean (unmarked) but age-toned. Binding is tight and secure. Boards have light bumping to head/heel of spine, llight rubbing to extremities. Unclipped pictorial DJ is scuffed with rubbing to extremities. Looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Nice reading copy. . Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$22.00

The Enormous Radio and Other Stories

By Cheever, John

New York, NY: Funk & Wagnalls, Inc., 1953. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book shows some shelfwear. No jacket, green cloth boards that are faded and worn. Ex-Library. Markings on the spine and copyright page. Inside the back board is the remains of the card holder.. Ex-library. Hard Cover. Fair.

$22.00

Breakfast of Champians

By Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

Delacorte Press, 1973. Stated Second Printing - 1973. With drawings by the author. Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowing with age. Binding is slightly creased (and text block is pulling away from boards) but pages are still very secure. Boards are dust soile dwith bumping to head/heel of spine, slight rubbing to extremities. Unclipped pictorial DJ is sunned/slightly finger soiled with denting/nicking to head/heel of spine, fraying/'chipping to corners, rubbing to extremities. Nice reading copy of this increasingly scarce early printing. . Second Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$55.00

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