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New York, New York: Wiley & Putnam, 1845-1846. First Edition. Three-quarter leather over boards. Good. 3 volumes bound as one. Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, vol. 1: 193 pages ; vol. 2: 169; vol. 3: 269 pages; three-quarter leather over marbled boards. A good copy overall, interior generally clean, internal binding solid, paper moderately yellowed with little foxing overall,… Read more
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The Message in the Bottle

by Walker Percy

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Published
2000
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Near fine
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9780312254018
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New York, New York: Picador, 2000. Paperback--trade. Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/4 " tall, 338 pages, stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, likely unread soft cover edition with minor shelf wear; binding tight, paper cream white.
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Arguably: Essays by Christopher Hitchens

by Christopher Hitchens

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Published
2011
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781455502776
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New York, New York: 12 Twelve--Grand Central Publishing, 2011. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xix + 788 pages, yellow and black boards. A fine, clean, neat sturdy hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket, edge torn at the spine, with the original… Read more
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Things Worth Fighting For: Collected Essays

by Michael Kelly; introduction by Ted Koppel; edited by Robert Vare

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Published
2004
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781594200120
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New York, New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xx + 426 pages, blue boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price.
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The Crime of Superstition: She wears a robe of pictured legends, broidered with woven lies; No. B-555 (edited by E. Haldeman-Julius)

by Robert G. Ingersoll;

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Published
c. 1947
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Very good
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First Edition
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Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius, c. 1947. First Edition. Chapbook. Very good. No date. Octavo pamphlet, 8 1/2" tall, 24 pages, stiff brown-orange wraps, saddle stiched. A very good original copy overall with minor shelf wear; spine tight, but paper moderately yellowed.
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Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius, 1947. First Edition. Chapbook. Very good. Octavo pamphlet, 8 1/2" tall,31 pages, stiff brown-orange wraps, saddle stiched. A very good original copy overall with minor shelf wear; spine tight, but paper moderately yellowed.
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Catholic Girl and Atheist: a story of the battle of ideas (the Letters of Paul); No. B-547 (edited by E. Haldeman-Julius)

by Frank R. Tangherlini

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Published
1947
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Very good
Edition
First Edition
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Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius, 1947. First Edition. Chapbook. Very good. Octavo pamphlet, 8 1/2" tall, 58 pages, stiff olive green paper wraps, saddle stiched. A very good original copy overall with color fading to the cover margins, and minor shelf wear; spine tight, but paper moderately yellowed.
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A Writer's Notes on his Trade; essays in Revaluation

by C. E. Montague (Charles Edward)

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Published
1936
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Very good
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London, England: Chatto & Windus -- Phoenix Library, 1936. Decorative Cloth. Very good/good. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 254 pages, gilt spine titles on decorated red cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy hardcover edition with minor shelf wear but some rubbing at the corners, backstrip cloth color slightly faded at edges; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowe, with… Read more
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Representative Men: Seven Lectures

by R. W. Emerson [Ralph Waldo]

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Published
1866
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Good
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Boston, Massachusetts: Ticknor and Fields, 1866. Decorative Cloth. Good. Originally published in 1850 by Phillips Sampson & Co. Duodecimo, 7 1/3" tall, 285 pages, gilt spine titles on blind embossed brown cloth. A good, clean, original hard cover reading copy over all with moderate shelf wear, all fore-corner tips just rubbed through to boards, back strip cloth fraying… Read more
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Madame de Pompadour [Penguin 1181]

by Nancy Mitford

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Published
1958
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Very Good
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London, England: Penguin Books, 1958. Original Wraps. Very Good. Octavo, 7" tall, 255 pages, stiff orange and biege wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper moderately yellowed with a previous owner's inscription and the front endpaper, and slight foxing to the top fore-edge.
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Memory

by William Lyon Phelps

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Published
1929
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Very Good/Good
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First Edition
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New York, New York: E. P. Dutton, 1929. First Edition. Decorative Boards. Very Good/Good. 16mo, 6 3/4" tall, 50 pages, purple quarter-cloth over orange boards. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. In a good, edgeworn dust jacket with chipping at the folds and slight discoloration.
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Social Pictorial Satire

by George du Maurier

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Published
1898
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1898. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. With illustrations by the author. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 156 pages + 24 black and white illustrated plates, gilt titles on decorative red cloth; previous owner's bookplate and inscription on front endpapers. A good original reading copy only, with minor exterior soiling, but shelf wear… Read more
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Love & Friendship

by Allan Bloom

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671673369
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New York, New York: Simon and Schuster, 1993. First Edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 590 pages, purple quarter-cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hardcover first edition, first printing, with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, but with a remainder mark on the bottom fore-edge. In a near fine, lightly… Read more
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The Literary Essays and Addresses of James Russell Lowell [Essay Index Reprint Essays]

by James Russell Lowell

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780518101840
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Plainview, New York: Books for Libraries Press, 1976. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. First published 1891. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, gilt spine titles on blue cloth. A very good, bright, clean, neat hard cover reprint with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white.
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The Right Place : a Book of Pleasures

by C. E. Montague (Charles Edward)

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Published
1939
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Very Good / Good
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London, England: Chatto & Windus -- Phoenix Library, 1939. Decorative Cloth. Very Good / Good. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 225 pages plus 16 ads gilt spine titles on decorated red cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy hardcover edition with minor shelf wear but some rubbing at the corners, backstrip cloth color slightly faded at edges; hinges and binding… Read more
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Under College Towers : a book of essays

by Michael Earls, S.J

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Published
1926
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York, New York: Macmillan & Co, 1926. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 7 2/3" tall, 142 pages, gilt spine titles on blue cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover first edition over all with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket.
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The Tin Trumpet

by Horace Smith

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Published
1890
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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London, England: George Routledge and Sons, 1890. First Edition. Quarter-leather--cloth over boards. Good. Sold as a nice reading copy only. Octavo, 6 1/4" tall, xvi + 366 + pages, green three-quarter cloth over marbled boards, gilt spine titles. A good, hardcover over all with moderate shelf wear, but cloth foxed and faded; front hinge broken and free endpaper… Read more
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Boston, Massachusetts: George H. Ellis / American Unitarian Association / J. Stillman Smith / F.A. Searle/, 1891/c.1890 / 1892 / 1885 / 1877. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. 8 individual pamphlets. 1: Octavo, 7 2/3" tall, 12 pages, stiff printed wraps. / 2: Octavo, 7 1/3" tall, 14 pages, stiff printed wraps / 3:… Read more
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Speeches of Pope Pius IX

by W. E. Gladstone

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Published
1875
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Good
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New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1875. Original Wraps. Good. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, 44 pages + 4 ads, stiff printed wraps. A good original soft cover over all with moderate shelf wear but binding broken from having been attached to an additional hard cover used by a college library to protect it. This hard extra… Read more
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Congregationalism and Foreign Missions

by George T. Ladd

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Published
1882
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Good
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Boston, Massachusetts: Rand, Avery & Co, 1882. Original Wraps. Good. Octavo, 7 2/3" tall, approx 40 pages, stiff printed wraps. A good original soft cover over all with moderate shelf wear but binding broken from having been attached to an additional hard cover used by a college library to protect it. This hard extra hard cover is… Read more
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