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The Pickup
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The Pickup

By Gordimer, Nadine

New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2001. 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. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good +. Mylared.

$20.00

A Spirit Rises: Stories By Sylvia Townsend Warner

By Sylvia Townsend Warner

New York: The Viking Press, 1960. 210pp. Original boards. Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowed with age. Binding is tight and secure. Boards have bumping to head/heel of spine, rubbing to extremities. Outer page edges moderately foxed. Unclipped DJ is sunned/ink-rubbed/finger soiled with heavy rubbing to extremities, all corners frayed, edges are nicked/chipped with several small closed tears/creases. Looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Reading Copy.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Fair/Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Mylared.

$39.00

Adrift on The Nile

By Naguib Mahfouz

Doubleday, 1993. 198pp. Original boards with red cloth spine. Translated by Frances Liardet. Stated First Edition February 1993 (first Eglish translation). Pages are clean (unmarked). Binding is tight and secure. Unclipped pictorial DJ has been mylared for protection. Nice copy. . Signed by Author. First English Translation. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Mylared.

$40.00

Ship of Fools

By Porter, Katherine Anne

Boston: Atlantic, Little, Brown, 1965. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Soiling on the spine of the book and jacket. Wear at the edges and corners with a few small chips.. 8th Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Mylared.

$16.50

Islamic Literature

By Najib Ullah

New York: Washington Square Press, 1963. A good reading copy. pages yellowed. binding loose, front hinge broken. pages could start falling out. edge wear with dents, tears, chips. corners dented, creased and split. covers worn, dented, creased, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, dulled, aged, smudged, soiled slightly, ect. spine edges worn, chipped, dented. general shelf wear. . 1st Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Fair.

$8.25

Never Need An Enemy

By Aaron Marc Stein

New York, NY: Curtis Books, 1959. 174pp. Original stiff wraps. Complete and Unabridged. "A woman and two men on an expidition into darkest death".". Pages are clean (unmarked ) but yellowing with age. Hinges are creased but pages are still secure. Inner text block is still secure. Cover have moderate rubbing to extremities, several small nicks to edges, rubbing to extremities. Nice reading copy. . Reprint. Mass Market Paperback. Good -/No Jacket as Issued. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$8.80

What Became of Anna Bolton

By Louis Bromfield

New York, NY: Bantam Books, 1948. A Bantam book Complete and Unuabridged. Bantam Edition Published November 1948. Pages are clean (unmarked ) but yellowing with age. Hinges are creased but pages are still secure. Inner text block is still secure. Cover have moderate rubbing to extremities, several small nicks to edges, laminate is beginning to peel at corners, rubbing to extremities. Nice reading copy. . Reprint. Mass Market Paperback. Good -/No Jacket as Issued. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$8.50

Stover at Yale

By Owen Johson

New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1912. 386pp. Original decorative cloth covered boards. With Eight Illustrations in b/w by Frederick R. Gruger. Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowed with age. Outer page edges are dust soiled/scuffed. Front hinge is broken (and webbing is showing) but still attached. Inner etx block has been reglued and is now tight and secure. Small bookstore stamp to inner front cover. Tear to FEP. Covers have fraying to head/heel of spien, bumping to corners, heavy rubbing to extremities. Nice reading copy. . Seventh Edition. Hard Cover. Fair +/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$44.00

A Fancy of Hers and the Disagreeable Woman

By Alger, Horatio

New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1981. 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 spine is sun faded.. First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good. Mylared.

$15.50

Poetry and Poetics from Ancient Greece to the Renaissance Studies inf Honor of james Hutton

By Kirkwood, G.M.,ed.

Ithaca & London: Cornell University Press, 1975. 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 has some sun fading and wear at the edges.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good -. Mylared.

$18.00

the Lunatic at Large
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the Lunatic at Large

By Clouston, J. Storer

San Francisco, CA: McSweeney's Books, 2007. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book shows some shelfwear. No jacket, cloth boards with lettering on the front board and spine. Tipped photo on the front. Large adhesive on the back withe synopsis,. First Edition Thus, 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Good +.

$13.75

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

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 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 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 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

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

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

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