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DROLL STORIES; COMPLETE IN ONE VOLUME

by HONORE DE BALZAC

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1927
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NEW YORK : Walter J. Black, Inc., 1927 NICE LOOKING SOFT LEATHER COVER, LIGHT BROWN WITH GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE WITH DESIGN SPINE. FORMER OWNER NAME INSIDE FRONT, TRANSLATORS PREFACEDIVIDED INTO FIRST, SECOND AND THIRD SET OF 10 TALES EACH. VERY INTERESTING WRITER. GREAT VARIETY OF LIFE IN ENGLAND. ENTERTAINING. CIRCA 1927, NO PUBLISHED DATE. Honoré… Read more
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THE COURTSHIP OF MILES STANDISH

by HENRY W. LONGFELLOW

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1900
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NEW YORK : BARSE & HOPKINS, 1900 LIGHT BROWN, SOFT LEATHER COVER. GOLD STAMPED TITLE FRONT COVER. THIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. FRONTISPIECE IS CRAIGIE HOUSE, LONGFELLOWS HOME. INTRODUCTION BY AUSTEN T. KEMPTON. BEAUTIFUL ARTWORK AND WONDERFULLY WRITTEN IN POETRY BY LONGFELLOW. MADE INTO A FILM IN 1923. CIRCA 1900, DATE IS UNLEDGEABLE AND STAMPED INSIDE BACK COVER. The… Read more
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THE WORKS OF CHARLES LEVER; TWO VOLUMES

by CHARLES LEVER

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Published
1881
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NEW YORK : P. F. COLLIER , 1881 BEAUTIFUL BOOKS WITH TEXTURED LEATHER COVERS, GOLD AND BLACK INLAY DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE, SLIGHT WEAR TOP AND BOTTOM OF SPINE AND ONE LOWER CORNER. FORMER OWNER STAMP INSIDE FRONT. CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. VERY NICE ARTWORK THROUGHOUT. WORKS INCLUDE HARRY LORREQUER, TOM BURKE OF OURS, THE KNIGHT… Read more
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DAWN

by ELEANOR H. PORTER

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1919
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BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN COMPANY, 1919 LIGHT GREEN COVER WITH GOLD DESIGN AND PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT, VERY NICE ARTWORK THROUGHOUT. Porter achieved considerable commercial success: Pollyanna ranked eighth among best-selling novels in the United States during 1913, second during 1914, and fourth during 1915 (with 47 printings between 1915 and 1920); Just David ranked third in 1916;… Read more
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THE WISDOM OF OSCAR WILDE, SELECTED WITH INTRODUCTION AND INDEX

by OSCAR WILDE, COMPILATION BY TEMPLE SCOTT

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Published
1914
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NEW YORK: BRENTANO'S UNION SQUARE, 1914 NICE OLD BOOK, TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. TEMPLE SEPARATES THE BITES OF WISDOM BY TOPIC. A VERY INTERESTING AND ENTERTAINING READ. HELPS US UNDERSTAND WILDE AND LIFE. BOOK IS TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT WITH THE COVER WORN ANS SPINE LEATHER MISSING YET TIGHT. GOLD PRINT DESIGN FRONT OF COVER. Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie… Read more
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BEVERLY OF GRAUSTARK

by GEORGE BARR MCCUTCHEON

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1904
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NEW YORK: GROSSET & DUNLAP, 1904 NICE LOOKING GRAY COVER WITH BLACK DESIGN AND PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. WHITE SECTION FRONT COVER WITH DRAWING ARTWORK OF A LADY WITH A BONNET ON. LIGHT WEAR. BOOK INSCRIBED IN PENCIL INSIDE FRONT COVER CHRISTMAS 1909, FROM AND TO. FRONTISPIECE IS ARTWORK OF BEVERLY A CHARACTER. MADE INTO FILM… Read more
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SANDY

by ALICE HEGAN RICE

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1905
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NEW YORK: THE CENTURY CO., 1905 NICE LOOKING GREEN COVER, WHITE PRINT AND DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE, LIGHT WEAR AND FADING SPINE. NICE ARTWORK THROUGHOUT, CLEAN AND TIGHT, TERRIFIC, ENTERTAINING BOOK. RICE WAS A WONDERFUL STORY TELLER. Samuel Sidney McClure (February 17, 1857 – March 21, 1949) was an Irish-American publisher who became known as a key figure in investigative, or… Read more
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IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MEND

by CHARLES READE

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Published
1880
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LONDON & GLASGOW: COLLINS CLEAR TYPE PRESS, 1880 BEAUTIFUL RED LEATHER COVER, SPINE IS LIGHTER, GOLD DESIGN AND PRINT SPINE, FORMER OWNERS LABEL INSIDE FRONT COVER. WONDERFUL ARTWORK BY PAUL HARDY THROUGHOUT. CLEAN AND TIGHT. NO DATE, CIRCA 1880. Charles Reade (8 June 1814 – 11 April 1884) was an English novelist and dramatist, best known for The… Read more
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LA BELLE-NIVERNAISE AND OTHER STORIES; FROM THE FRENCH

by ALPHONSE DAUDET

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Published
1895
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BOSTON: THOMAS Y. CROWELL & CO., 1895 GOOD LOOKING BOOK, LEATHER ALONG THE SPINE AND CORNERS OF FRONT AND BACK. FRONT COVER FULLY ATTACHED, BUT WORN AT SPINE AREA, FORMER OWNERS NAME WRITTEN IN THE FRONT 1899. NICE ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT. TIGHT AND CLEAN. A VERY ENTERTAINING READ. The Beauty from Nivernais (French: La belle Nivernaise) is a… Read more
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THE YOUNG SCOUT. A STORY OF A WEST POINT LIEUTENANT.

by EDWARD S. ELLIS

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Published
1895
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NEW YORK: A.L. BURT COMPANY, 1895 NICE LOOKING DARK GEEN COVER WITH DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE IN BLACK, RED AND YELLOW. SOME WEAR EDGES. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT, VERY NICE ARTWORK. AN INTERESTING AND POPULAR STORY TELLER. Edward Sylvester Ellis (April 11, 1840 – June 20, 1916) was an American author who was born in Ohio and died… Read more
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THE POEMS AND BALLADS OF SCHILLER

by FRIEDRICH VON SCHILLER; TRANSLATED FROM GERMAN BY SIR EDWARD BULWER LYTTON

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Published
1880
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NEW YORK: T.Y. CROWELL AND COMPANY, 1880 BEAUTIFUL BOOK, DARK BROWN COVER, GOLD DESIGN AND PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. FRONTISPIECE, COVER PAGE AND TITLE PAGE LOOSE BUT GOOD SHAPE, TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. HEAVY PAGES WITH GOLD EDGING ALL AROUND EDGES. VERY NICE COLLECTION. TRANSLATED VRY WELL. NO DATE LISTED, CIRCA 1880. Johann Christoph Friedrich (von) Schiller (German;… Read more
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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIER; WITH NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS

by JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIER

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Published
1884
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BOSTON: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN AND COMPANY, 1884 BEAUTIFUL DARK BROWN COVER, GOLD AND BALCK DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE, PAGES ARE THICK WITH GOLD TRIM ALL AROUND EDGES, TERRIFIC ARTWORK, CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT, FEW NOTES WRITTEN IN BACK ON BLANK PAGE IN PENCIL. VERY NICE LOOKING BOOK. POETRY SEPARATED IN CONTENTS FRONT BY DIFFERENT TOPICS. ONE OF HIS MOST POPULAR, SNOW BOUND.… Read more
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THE WORKS OF HENRIK IBSEN

by HENRIK IBSEN

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Published
1928
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NEW YORK : Walter J. Black, Inc., 1928 LIGHT BROWN LEATHER COVER, GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE, GOLD DESIGN SPINE, VERY NICE LOOKING. CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. 12 SECTIONS- HEDDA GABLER, GHOSTS, AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE, A DOLL'S HOUSE, THE LEAGUE OF YOUTH, THE WILD DUCK, THE MASTER BUILDER, PILLARS OF SOCIETY, ROSMERSHOLM, PEER GYNT, BRAND. INTERESTING AND… Read more
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THE ROMANCE OF NATURE; OR, THE POETICAL LANGUAGE OF FLOWERS.

by THOMAS MILLER; EDITED BY MRS. E. OAKES SMITH

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Published
1860
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NEW YORK: J. C. RIKER, 1860 RARE BOOK, CIRCA 1860- NO DATE LISTED. LEATHER HARD COVER, GOLD DESIGN FRONT AND BACK, OUTSIDE OF SPINE MISSING, PAGES HAVE GOLD EDGES. BEAUTIFUL CLOR PLATES THROUGHOUT, LIGHT FOXING, TIGHT AND CLEAN. VERY DETAILED PRETTY ARTWORK. HEAVY PAGES, AMERICAN PREFACE, ENGLISH PREFACE, TIME AND THE FLOWERS, LOVE AND THE FLOWERS,… Read more
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BOSTON: JONATHAN ALLEN, B.B. MUSSEY, 1846 RARE BOOK, DARK BROWN COVER, GOLD FLOWER DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE, OUTSIDE OF SPINE VERY TOP MISSING, FORMER OWNERS NAME INSIDE FRONT IN FADED PENCIL AND DATE 1846. CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. GOLD TRIM PAGE EDGES, FRONTISPIECE IS TWO PAGES BEAUTIFUL FLOWERS PLATES AND DESIGN. EACH DAY OF THE YEAR… Read more
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THE FLORAL GIFT, FROM NATURE AND THE HEART

by EDITED BY MARY CHAUNCEY

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Published
1847
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1st Edition
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WORCESTER, UK: JONATHAN GROUT, JR., 1847 NICE SMALL RARE BOOK. GOLD DESIGN FRONT AND PRINT SPINE, PAGES HAVE GOLD EDGES TOP, RIGHT AND BOTTOM. SPINE HAS TOP AND BOTTOM OUTSIDE MISSING. TIGHT INSIDE. FORMER YALE LIBRARY BOOK, OWNER NAME IN PENCIL INSIDE FRONT. COLOR FRONTISPIECE FLOWER, VARIOUS AUTHORS IN POETRY UNDER FLOWERS NAMES. VERY… Read more
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THE BOY SCOUTS ALONG THE SUSQUEHANNA or THE SILVER FOX PATROL CAUGHT IN A FLOOD

by HERBERT CARTER

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Published
1915
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NEW YORK : A.L. BURT COMPANY, 1915 NICE BOOK, LIGHT GREEN COVER, RED, BROWN AND BLACK IN DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE. LIGHT EDGE WEAR AND DARK EDGE AT TOP OF COVER. FORMER OWNERS NAME INSIDE FRONT. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. FRONTISPIECE PICTURE DEPICTS SCOUTS ON ADVENTURE. 27 ENTERTAINING, INTERESTING CHAPTERS. CARTER PUBLISHED MANY FICTION BOOKS ABOUT THE SCOUTS. ANTIQUE BOOKS DEN,… Read more
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THE POLITICAL AND ECCLESIASTICAL ALLEGORY OF THE FIRST BOOK OF THE FAERIE QUEENE

by FREDERICK MORGAN PADELFORD

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Published
1911
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1st Edition
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BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS: GINN AND COMPANY, 1911 NICE LOOKING MAROON COVER, GOLD PRINT SPINE. FORMER OWNERS NAME INSIDE FRONT. TIGHT AND CLEAN INSIDE. PADELFORD WAS THE PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH AT WSHINGTON UNIVERSITY. The Faerie Queene is an English epic poem by Edmund Spenser. Books I–III were first published in 1590, then republished in 1596 together with books IV–VI. The… Read more
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SELECT EPIGRAMS FROM THE GREEK ANTHOLOGY

by JOHN WILLIAM MACKAIL, TRANSLATOR

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Published
1908
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NEW YORK : LONGMANS, GREEN AND CO., 1908 RARE BOOK, DARK GREEN WITH GOLD DESIGN AND PRINT SPINE. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. INDEX OF AUTHORS OF EPIGRAMS. CONTAINS TRANSLATION OF 500 SHORT POEMS SEPARATED BY 12 SUBJECTS. INCLUDING LOVE, PRAYERS/ DEDICATIONS, EPITAPHS, LITERATURE/ ART, RELIGION, NATURE, FAMILY, BEAUTY, FATE/CHANGE, COMEDY, DEATH, LIFE. John William Mackail (26 August 1859 –… Read more
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THE COLLECTED POEMS OF WILLIAM ALEXANDER PERCY

by WILLIAM ALEXANDER PERCY; FOREWORD BY ROARK BRADFORD

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Published
1943
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NEW YORK : ALFRED A. KNOPF, LEROY PRATT PERCY, 1943 DARK RED COVER, INLAID DESIGN FRONT, GOLD PRINT SPINE, FORMER OWNER LABEL IN FRONT, FRONTISPIECE IS A PICTURE OF PERCY. A GREAT NUMBER OF INTERESTING POEMS THROUGHOUT. SOME POPULAR POEMS ARE SAPPHO IN LEVKAS, IN APRIL ONCE, LYRICAL PIECES, FROM A SOLDIER'S NOTEBOOK, ENZIO'S KINGDOM, DELTA SKETCHES, A… Read more
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