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SOME FAMILY LETTERS OF W.M. THACKERAY, Together with Recollections by His Kinswoman Blanche Warre Cornish

by William Makepeace Thackeray, Blanche Warre Cornish

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1911
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$8.00

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Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1911. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 6" x 9" high. 77 pages. Limited edition of 550 copies, this being # 308. Light green boards with paper label on spine. Condition of book is VERY GOOD; Covers lightly soiled, bookplate of previous owner on front paste-down. Some pages uncut. Text is… Read more
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THE AMERICANIZATION OF EDWARD BOK The Autobiography of a Dutch Boy Fifty Years After

by Edward Bok

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1922
Condition
Very Good
Edition
5th or later Edition
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$5.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1922. 5th or later Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Condition of book is VERY GOOD: Front hinge starting to crack at title page 0.0
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PENNIES AND MILLIONS A Handbook for the Guidance of Women in Handling Their Money Problems

by Dorothy M. Armbruster

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$6.00

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Garden City & New York: Doubleday & Co. Inc., 1962. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 6 in. X 8 1/2 in. 255 pages. Signed by the author, with an inscription, on ffep. Red cloth with white & black lettering on spine. Condition of book is VERY GOOD; A very clean, tight copy. Condition of dust jacket is… Read more
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$6.00
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George Meredith 1909

by J. M. Barrie

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1909
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$5.00

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London: Constable & Co., 1909. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 3 in. X 5 in. high. 16 pages. Off white cloth with gilt lettering on cover. Condition of book is VERY GOOD; Shelf-wear & light soiling to covers, previous owner's name on ffep. Text is clean, binding is tight. 0.0
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GILBERT, SULLIVAN, AND D'OYLY CARTE Reminiscences of the Savoy and the Savoyards

by Francois Cellier & Cunningham Bridgeman

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2nd Edition
Item Price
$35.00

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London: Isaac Pitman & Sons LTD., 1927. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 6" x 9" high. 443 pages. Green cloth with gilt lettering on spine & front cover. Condition of book is VERY GOOD; Spine faded, front hinge just starting to crack, text & illustrations are very clean. No dust jacket. 0.0
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THE FAITH OF FRANCES CRANIFORD

by Winston Churchill

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1917
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Limited ed
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$85.00

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England, 1917. Limited ed. Hardcover. Near Fine. 4 x 5 3/4 in. 34 pgs. This the American novelist, not the British politician. Buff paper boards with black and red printed paper label on cover. Signed with a dedication on ffep by Winston Churchill, as follows: 'To my friend George Barr McCutcheon, Winston Churchill', in black ink. The book… Read more
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HEYDAY IN A VANISHED WORLD

by Stephen Bonsal

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1937
Condition
Good+
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$20.00

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New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 1937. First edition. Hardcover. Good+. 9-1/2 x 6-1/2 inches, [ii], 445 pages. Publisher's blue cloth. Condition is GOOD+, with faded spine and slight cover darkening. A good, tight copy of this astonishing memoir by one of the period's leading war correspondents, also a diplomat and translator. Very… Read more
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BEING LITTLE IN CAMBRIDGE WHEN EVERYONE ELSE WAS BIG.

by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1936
Condition
Good+
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: D. Appleton - Century Co., 1936. First edition. Hardcover. Good+. 8-1/4 x 5-3/4 inches, [viii], 280 pages. Publisher's printed muslin, gilt lettering. Condition of the book is GOOD+, the only flaw being a badly faded spine. A delightful account of growing up in Cambridge, Mass., written by the grand-daughter of Jacob Abbott,… Read more
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THE SMOKING MOUNTAIN; stories of post-war Germany

by Kay Boyle

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$60.00

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London: Faber and Faber Ltd., 1952. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/good. 8 x 5-1/2 inches, 232 pages. Publisher's red cloth. Condition is VERY GOOD+; condition of the dust-jacket is GOOD, with marginal chipping and light staining. A very nice, tight copy in the fragile dust-jacket, in new mylar sleeve. memoirs, RGR
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OUR YESTERDAYS IN BRANDYWINE HUNDRED

by Emma Mariane

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, as stated
ISBN
9780533100880
Item Price
$55.00

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New York: Vantage Press, 1992. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. xii, 168 pgs. Black cloth with silver lettering on spine. Memoir of growing up on a Delaware farm. 2 B&W photo illus. Condition is NEAR FINE ; no wear to corners or edges, covers and text perfect, binding tight.… Read more
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Gustav Mahler

by Mahler, Alma

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Revised and enlarged edition
ISBN
9780670358090
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: Viking , 1969. Revised and enlarged edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 369 pages. Half orange cloth with black cloth boards and gilt lettering on spine. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD; Text & illustrations are very clean, binding is tight. Condition of dust jacket is VERY GOOD; Spine slightly darkened, not price-clipped, but… Read more
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THE LETTERS AND FRIENDSHIPS OF SIE CECIL SPRING RICE- VOLUME 1 ONLY

by Cecil Spring Rice, Stwphen Gwynn ed.

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$20.00

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London: Constable and CO., 1930. Hardcover. Very Good. 504 pages. 6 1/4 x 9 in. Maroon cloth binding, gilt lettering, illustration on frontis. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: light wear and soiling to covers and spine, a few light scuff marks to covers, corners a lightly bent,… Read more
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CIRCUS MEN BEASTS AND JOYS OF THE ROAD

by Paul Eipper

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Published
1931
Condition
Good
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1931. Hardcover. Good. 213 pages. 6 1/4 x 9 1/2 in. Orange cloth binding, gilt lettering, several illustrations. Condition of the book is GOOD: wear and soiling to covers and spine- spine and covers faded, edges of text block… Read more
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CHRISTMAS IN MEXICO 1927

by Anne Morrow Lindbergh

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 22 pages. 5 x 7 3/4 in. White cloth binding with red printed boards, gilt lettering. Condition of the book is NEAR FINE: minimal wear and soiling to covers and spine, pages clean, binding tight, in original glassine covering.… Read more
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AND NOW TO LIVE AGAIN

by Betsey Barton

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$20.00

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New York: D. Appleton, 1944. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/good. 5 1/4 x 7 1/2 in. 150 pgs. Azure cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Condition of book is VERY GOOD ; covers very faintly spotted, no wear to edges, spine slightly cocked. Binding tight, text very clean with endpapers mildly foxed. DJ condition is… Read more
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FUN BY THE TON

by Edward Allen and F. Beverly Kelley

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Published
1941
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$45.00

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New York: Hastings House, 1941. Hardcover. Very Good/fair. 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. viii, 116 pgs. Memoir of working with elephants in the circus. Signed with cordial dedication by Kelley, in blue ink on half title pg. Gray cloth boards with red lettering on cover and spine. Photo endpapers. Numerous B&W illus. Condition of book is VERY… Read more
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TOKEFIELD PAPERS

by Frank Swinnerton

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Published
1928
Condition
Good
Item Price
$20.00

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Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1928. Paperback. Good. 259 pages. 4 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. White paper binding, black lettering. Condition of the book is GOOD: wear and soiling to covers and spine- heavier at spine, spine darkened, edges of text block lightly tanned, edges of pages roughly cut, binding loose. memoirs, stk.
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MEET ME IN THE DOGHOUSE

by Colen, Bruce David

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780385058278
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: Doubleday, 1973. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 199 pages. Blue cloth with yellow lettering on spine. Condition of book is VERY GOOD; A very clean, tight copy. Condition of dust jacket is VERY GOOD; Lightly soiled & worn, price-clipped.
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SELECTIONS FROM THE WRITINGS OF MRS. MARGARET M. DAVIDSON

by Margaret M. Davidson, with preface by Miss C. M. Sedwick

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Published
1843
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$25.00

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Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1843. First edition. Hardcover. Good. 5 x 7 3/4 in. 232 pgs. Dark brown embossed cloth boards with gilt device on cover, gilt lettering on spine. Double-sided advert pg precedes the title pg. Condition is GOOD ; cover and back have large area of damage with wrinkling and small holes, possibly from water. Edges,… Read more
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OUR VILLAGE

by Mary Russell Mitford, with intro by Anne Thackeray Ritchie

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1893
Condition
Very Good
Edition
limited large paper edition
Item Price
$100.00

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London/NY: Macmillan and Co., 1893. limited large paper edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Hugh Thomson. 7 1/4 x 10 1/2 in. liii, 256 pgs. Limited large paper edition of 470 copies. Polished brown linen boards with printed paper label on spine. Tissue protected frontis and numerous B&W engravings throughout. Deckled edge paper. Condition is VERY GOOD ; corners, ends… Read more
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$100.00