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THE ODYSSEY OF HOMER

by Lattimore, Richmond (transl)

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good in plastic
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780060904791
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$13.10

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374 pp incl glossary. Well bound and unmarked. Pages tanned.
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THE DIVINE COMEDY 1 : INFERNO

by ALIGHIERI, DANTE

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
2006
Condition
Very Good in Plastic
Edition
Fifth Impression
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$11.16

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Some few pages slightly bent. cix plus 449pp incl copious notes. Text in rhymed Italian verse and un-rhymed verse in English.
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THE ELEMENTS OF EUCLID FOR THE USE OF SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES.

by TODHUNTER, I

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1896
Condition
Very Good in Plastic
Edition
First Edition, probably 3rd Impression.
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$37.80

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Pages are clear with uniform tanning but zero foxing throughout, except along top edge; 11mm hole on spine, slight wear on head & tail; all blemishes now restored. Blind stamped lettering to front, gilt lettering to spine. 1 sheet of ads, xvi plus 400 pages; line diagrams thru'out; with Notes, Appendix and… Read more
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MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT in 2 Vols.

by DICKENS, CHARLES

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
Approx 1900
Condition
Very Good in Plastic.
Edition
First Edition Thus,
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$36.00

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One spine damaged and chipped but now restored. All vols in this series are undated but 1900 in the consensus. Book seller's sticker (D E McConnell) says that these vols were sold in Johannesburg by subscription. He was probably the earliest bookseller in Jhb. The Books are totally unread > no marks no foxing. Marbled eps. Gilt… Read more
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DOMBEY AND SON in 2 VOLS.

by DICKENS, CHARLES

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
Approx 1900
Condition
Very Good in Plastic.
Edition
First Edition Thus,
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$36.00

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Spines damaged and chipped but now restored. All vols in this series are undated but 1900 in the consensus. Book seller's sticker (D E McConnell) says that these vols were sold in Johannesburg by subscription. He was probably the earliest bookseller in Jhb. The Books are totally unread > no marks no foxing. Marbled eps.… Read more
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A CHRISTMAS BOOK

by Wyndham Lewis, D B & G C Heseltine (Eds)

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1928
Condition
Very Good in Plastic
Edition
First Edition.
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$19.37

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Cloth rubbed slightly on rear cover over 30mm and 5mm on head of spine; front and lower edges yellowed. Handsome gilt titles & small illustrations on spine and front; top edge coloured but faded; col frontis; 320pp incl Index to Authors; occasional b&w "decorations " in book. Delightful and joyful little book. Please expect reduced postage.… Read more
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A WONDER BOOK and TANGLEWOOD TALES

by HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. Intro & notes by Katherine G. Carpenter.

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good in Plastic
Edition
First Edition. Thus.
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$19.30

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Illus eps with p o's dedication. All pages yellowed; edges lightly coloured. 403pp incl Index; col frontis plus 3 col plates. plus 10 b&w illus in text - complete.
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WHO'S WHO and WHAT'S WHAT in SHAKESPEARE

by O'CONNOR, EVANGELINE M

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good in Plastic
Edition
First Edition, thus
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$12.24

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Spine of dj is faded from light tan to pink. All pages uniformly browned. 419pp.
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM

by Khayyam, Omar ; Fitzgerald, Edward [Trans].

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1912
Condition
Very Good in Plastic.
Edition
First Edition, 3rd Imp.
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$17.50

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Eighteenth thousand. Book has new spine with hand-printed titles; minor insect damage on spine. Gold Title and illustration on front cover is slightly dimmed. Original 1/2 title and frontis are MISSING now replaced in colour facsimile. All pages browning with some foxing; occasional unobtrusive pencil annotations can be easily removed. 224pp, 75 quatrains; 11 beautiful b&w plates. This… Read more
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TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST

by DANA, RICHARD HENRY Jr

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good in Platic
Edition
First Edition, 2nd impression.thus
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$19.37

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Dj has 2 closed matching chips 40x6mm. My attractive bookplate on verso of front fep. All page edges browning equally: pages yellowing. 415p; b&w illus in text plus col frontis plus 3pp col plates (No list)
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Complete in 36 Volumes

by DICKENS, CHARLES

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Condition
Fine.
Edition
205
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$307.30

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There are no dates in the volumes I examined. 1970 as stated by other dealers seems about right. The volumes have certainly never been read. This edition states "Centenary Edition" but the binding is nowhere close to any other "Centenary Edition". The "silvery " titles are bright and fresh. All vols have a silk page marker.… Read more
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SONNETS FROM THE PORTUGUESE

by BROWNING, ELIZABETH BARRETT.

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1901
Condition
Fine in Plastic
Edition
First Edition thus.
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$122.98

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Small scuffs on cnrs & edges; tail frittered; end papers corrugated. 1 of 300 copies on handmade Whatman paper. Silk p marker; decorated silk end papers. embossed title over the plastic; No pagination, decorative title p (in photo image); 44 sonnets each with illuminated first capital letter. Possible extra postage. Exceedingly RARE in this form.
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NORTHWEST PASSAGE

by ROBERTS, KENNETH

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1936
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$17.57

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Appears unread: 734pp
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THE COMPLETE PLAYS OF BERNARD SHAW

by THE INCORPORATED SOCIETY OF AUTHORS

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1965
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$17.14

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Dj is bumped along all edges and has matching chips along front & back lower edge: "Ex-libris" sticker on front eps: price clipped: all pages browning equally: 51 plays: 1404pp. A very heavy book please expect much extra postage. Take "Plays" and "Prefaces" together for R402.
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UNDER WESTERN EYES

by CONRAD, JOSEPH

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1923
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$16.70

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All pages browning: top edge re-coloured to black: gilt on spine very slightly faded: 382pp
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THE CASE OF THE: GILDED LILY, DARING DECOY, FIERY FINGERS

by GARDNER, ERLE STANLEY

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1976
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Edition thus.
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$14.90

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"Ex libris" sticker on frnt eps: a collection of 8 classic novels: all pages very slightly yellowing: 976pp: very heavy book please expect extra postage
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WESTWARD HO!

by KINGSLEY, CHARLES

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good in Plastic
Edition
Illustrated Classics
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$12.31

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Dj is a thick cellophane with title printed in 2 colours and is slightly rubbed. Book is unread. Gilt title on spine; top edge coloured ; other edges yellowed,707pp incl Biographical Note; col frontispiece and 20 illustrations, some in colour.
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JANE EYRE

by BRONTE, CHARLOTTE

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1955
Condition
Fine in Plastic
Edition
Illustrated Classics
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$12.31

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Dj is a thick cellophane with title printed in 2 colours and is slightly rubbed. Book is unread. Gilt title on spine; top edge coloured ; other edges yellowed, 508pp incl Bibliographical Note plus 3pp ads; 8 b&w illustrations.
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The history of TOM JONES, a Foundling

by FIELDING, HENRY

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good in Plastic
Edition
Illustrated Classics
Item Price
$12.24

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Dj is a thick cellophane with title printed in 2 colours and is slightly rubbed. Book is unread. Gilt title on spine; top edge coloured ; other edges yellowed,810pp incl Biographical Note plus 2pp ads; col frontispiece and b&w illustrations,.
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OLIVER TWIST, The Adventures of

by DICKENS, CHARLES

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BOOKLOVERS PARADISE
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good in Plastic
Edition
Illustrated Classics
Item Price
$11.88

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Dj is a thick cellophane with title printed in 2 colours and is somewhat rubbed. Book is unread. Gilt title on spine; top edge coloured but faded; other edges yellowed,451pp incl 3p Biographical Note plus 2pp ads; 23 b&w illustrations.
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