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Panchatantra and Hitopadesa Stories

by AYYAR, A.S.P. (trans.)

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Attic Books
Published
1960
Condition
Good
Edition
Second, revised and enlarged edition
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$20.00

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Madras: V. Ramaswamy Sastrulu & Sons, 1960. Second, revised and enlarged edition. Hardcover. Good. xi, 416 p. 19 cm. Red paper covers. Hinges cracking internally, front board a bit warped, spine faded. English text.
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A Popular Edition of the Hitopadesa

by NARAYANA, Bhatta; APTE, Mahadev Shivram (ed.)

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Published
1957
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
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$45.00

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Poona: Aryabhushan Press, 1957. Reprint. Paperback. Good. 18 cm. Card covers. A little wrinkling to spine. Small ink notation on front. Paper covering old price on title verso. Ink stamp on title. A little soiling to rear. Containing a full glossary and a literal translation of the verses occurring in the text.
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Pascali's Island

by UNSWORTH, Barry

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Attic Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780718118549
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$50.00

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London: Michael Joseph, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +/Fine. 188 p. 22 cm. Black cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Signature on front free endpaper. Spine ends a bit softened.
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Bomb Run

by DUNMORE, Spencer

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Published
1971
Condition
Near fine
Edition
Reprint
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$25.00

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London: Peter Davies, 1971. Reprint. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. 217 p. 21 cm. Black cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. A few tiny chips and tears to jacket edges. Front flap price-clipped. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper.
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Upon Dark Waters

by RADCLIFFE, Robert

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Attic Books
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780316726108
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$25.00

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London: Little, Brown & Co., 2003. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 439 p. 21 cm. Black cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Signed by author on tiltle page.
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Melymbrosia: An Early Version of The Voyage Out

by WOOLF, Virginia; DESALVO, Louise A. (ed.)

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Attic Books
Published
1982
Condition
Good
Edition
Scholar's Edition
ISBN
9780871042774
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$50.00

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New York: The New York Public Library Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations, 1982. Scholar's Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. xliv, 299 p. 24 cm. Green cloth in dustjacket. Tears in jacket edges, front flap price-clipped. Scattered ink notes.
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The Grand Cham

by LAMB, Harold; JONES, Howard (ed.)

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Attic Books
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
Edited edition
ISBN
9781592240227
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$25.00

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Wildside Press, 2003. Edited edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Originally published in Adventure, July 1, 1921. 138 p. 24 cm. Grey cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket.
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First Person

by FLANAGAN, Richard

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Attic Books
Published
2017
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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London: Chatto and Windus, 2017. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 392 p. 24 cm. Black cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Signed by author on title page with label on jacket front panel. Winner of the 2014 Man Booker Prize.
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Durandal

by LAMB, Harold; AUSTIN, Alicia & BARR, George

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Attic Books
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780937986455
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$25.00

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West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, 1981. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 156 p. 24 cm. 6 colour plates. Blue cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket.
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Queen Cleopatra

by MUNDY, Talbot

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Attic Books
Published
1929
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Very good. 426 p. 21 cm. Black cloth with mylar-covered dustjacket. Jacket is a facsimile from another edition, states K-149 Ace Star at top of spine. Book itself has worn edges, stains to cloth, including ring mark on front. Small label front pastedown, thumbing.
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Kahawa: The Africa Novel

by WESTLAKE, Donald E.

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Attic Books
Published
1995
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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New York: Mysterious Books, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Fine. 475 p. 24 cm. Quarter blue cloth with green paper boards in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Small dents on lower edges. Signed by author on title page.
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Dancing Aztecs

by WESTLAKE, Donald E.

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Attic Books
Published
1976
Condition
Good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780871312211
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$100.00

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Good +/Very good. 374 p. 22 cm. Tan cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Stains or discolouration to cloth edges. Front flap of jacket price clipped. Some small creases and tears to jacket elsewhere. Signed by author on title page.
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Radiant Shimmering Light

by SELECKY, Sarah

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Attic Books
Published
2018
Condition
Very good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781443455671
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$25.00

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Toronto: HarperCollins, 2018. First Edition. Softcover. Very good +. 358 p. 23 cm. Signed by author on title page. Ink stamps on first pages.
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Nights in the Undergound: An exploration of love

by BLAIS, Marie-Claire; ELLENWOOD, Ray (trans.)

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Attic Books
Published
1979
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780773710313
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$20.00

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Don Mills, ON: Musson Book Company, 1979. Softcover. Good. 199 p. 22 cm. Creases to covers. Tear in top of front hinge. Cracking at 120-21. Signed by author on half title. Some stains to text block edge. A best seller in the French edition.
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La Femme et Le Pantin

by LOUYS, Pierre; SWYNCOP, Philippe (illus.)

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Published
1936
Condition
Very good
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$50.00

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Bruxelles: Aux Editions du Nord, 1936. Hardcover. Very good. xxxii, [10], 43-190 p. 26 cm. Colour illustrations. B&w vignettes. Quarter leather with marbled paper boards. Worn corners, light wear to other extremities. Paper covers preserved underneath. French text.
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Four Interesting Tales. A Singular Adventure. The Robber. The Red Nose. The Newfoundland Dog.

by Printed for the Booksellers

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Published
[1850]
Condition
Good
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$75.00

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Glasgow, [1850]. Booklet. Good. no. 98. 24 p. 16 cm. Title vignette. Paper covers. Light foxing. Four short tales in one booklet.
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Liberty, Dec. 28, 1935

by FLYNN, Wm. Maurice (ed.)

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Attic Books
Published
1935
Condition
Good
Edition
Vol. 12, No. 52
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$25.00

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Toronto: Liberty Publishing Company of Canada, 1935. Vol. 12, No. 52. Softcover. Good. 62 p. 29 cm. B&w photos. Stapled paper covers. Tear in top of rear cover and last page. Slight browning to paper. Signature at top of front cover. Features Shirley Temple and her New Year's Resolutions. Also short stories, serials, articles, features.
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England and Other Stories

by SWIFT, Graham

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Attic Books
Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781471137396
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$25.00

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London: Simon and Schuster, 2014. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 274 p. 24 cm. Mylar-covered dustjacket. Signed by author on title.
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Innocence

by FITZGERALD, Penelope

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Attic Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002231053
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$40.00

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London: Collins, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +/Very good +. 224 p. 22 cm. Brown cloth in dustjacket. Front flap price clipped. Spine sunned. A little dust to top edge.
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The Trap

by JACOBSON, Dan

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Attic Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very good +
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +/Fine. 96 p. 21 cm. Navy cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Jacket has light wear to edges. Light soiling to white rear panel. Signed by author on title page.
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