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21 Picador Authors Celebrate 21 Years of International Writing.
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21 Picador Authors Celebrate 21 Years of International Writing.

By Picador

London Picador, 1993, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. Contributors include Colm Toibin, Edmund White, Caryl Phillips, Tama Janowitz, many more. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine dust jacket. ISBN 0330331310

$25.00

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich.
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One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich.

By Solzhenitsyn, Alexander

New York Dutton, 1963, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in U.S. (stated) as "only authorized edition." Translated from Russian by Ralph Parker. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good (endsheets discolored) with very good minus dust jacket (flap not clipped; spine color lightly sunned; small chips and edgewear).

$25.00

The Keys of Death.
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The Keys of Death.

By Sims, George

London Macmillan, 1983, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. -- SIGNED by the author "for [name] -- a faction / George / 18-3-87." -- Fictional investigation of mysterious deaths by antiquarian bookseller Jack Quinn of whom it is said "I sometimes wonder if you really do want to sell books." -- Hardcover. Condition: very good (printed on poor paper which is tanning) with near fine dust jacket.

$25.00

Le Roman d'un Jeune Homme Pauvre.
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Le Roman d'un Jeune Homme Pauvre.

By Feuillet, Octave

Paris Maison Quantin, 1900, hardcover. FRENCH text. -- Publication date not given, 1900? supplied. Reprint in the Collection Galmann Levy. -- Wonderful drawings by Mouchot, engraved by Meaulle, full plates and in-text. -- Hardcover, pretty printed design on front, spine and rear, 8.5x11.5x1.5 inches, all-edges-gilt. Condition: very good minus (hinges cracked, but binding otherwise tight; pages bright with bit of tanning to margins).

$75.00

Mozart and Leadbelly: Stories and Essays.
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Mozart and Leadbelly: Stories and Essays.

By Gaines, Ernest J.

New York Knopf, 2005, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine dust jacket. ISBN 1400044723

$15.00

The Reward, A Novel. IN: Good Housekeeping, October 1953.
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The Reward, A Novel. IN: Good Housekeeping, October 1953.

By Hobson, Laura

New York Hearst Corporation, 1953, paperback. Magazine issue includes this piece by Laura Hobson: Short novel about a frugal widow; the novel was never published on its own elsewhere, but was adapted as a television script, and aired 1958 on the United States Steel Hour. -- Softcover. Condition: good only (magazine has bright cover, with subscriber label, edges and spine curled).

$25.00

Sartor Resartus.
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Sartor Resartus.

By Carlyle, Thomas

Boston Ginn, 1896, hardcover. Reprint edition, ownership dated 1918. Athenaeum Press Series. A classic novel, originally 1836. -- Attractive hardcover. (see our Seller Image). Condition: near fine (owner name as noted; prior ink number on endsheet).

$25.00

Meditations of Marcus Aurelius.
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Meditations of Marcus Aurelius.

By Marcus Aurelius

Norwalk CT Heritage Press, 1996, hardcover. Translated by Meric Casaubon, with engravings on wood by Hans Alexander Mueller. Sandglass brochure is laid in. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine slipcase (color change strip on case).

$35.00

Roll Over, Big Toben.
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Roll Over, Big Toben.

By Sandoval, Victor M.

Houston Pinata Books, 2003, paperback. Fiction, coming-of-age in the barrio. Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 1558854010

$14.00

Looking Back: An Autobiographical Excursion. 2 volumes.
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Looking Back: An Autobiographical Excursion. 2 volumes.

By Douglas, Norman

London Chatto and Windus, 1933, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, Limited, number 11 of 500 copies printed for sale and SIGNED by the author. -- Ephemera laid in: Review of this book, newsprint; article by Harold Nicolson about death of Norman Douglas; Prospectus for The Lungarno Series, Norman Douglas, and for G. Orioli: Adventures of a Bookseller. -- Attractive hardcover, two volumes, top-edge-gilt and other edges rough. Condition: near fine (endsheets discolored) with very good minus dust jackets (spines tanned; reverse reinforcement; light edgewear and soil).

$135.00

Pather Panchali; Song of the Road.

By Banerji, Bibhutibhushan

London Folio Society, 1971, First Edition. hardcover. First Folio Society edition 1971, with lithographs by Janet Archer. Translated from Bengali. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good minus (spine very faintly sunned) with good-only slipcase (edges worn).

$16.00

Samtliche Erzahlungen.
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Samtliche Erzahlungen.

By Kafka, Franz

Frankfurt am Main Fischer Taschenbuch Verlag, 1970, paperback. Later printing 1990. -- The complete stories of Kafka, text in GERMAN, edited by Paul Raabe. -- Softcover, pocket paperback. Condition: very good (spine crease and light cover wear). ISBN 359621078X

$16.00

Vol de Nuit.
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Vol de Nuit.

By Saint-Exupery, Antoine de

France Gallimard, 1931, paperback. Text in FRENCH. No publication date given, circa 1931, Le Livre de Poche. -- Preface by Andre Gide. -- Softcover. Condition: very good minus (bright cover art with corner crease; bookstore stamp (large) inside; owner name).

$20.00

Cosmicomics.
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Cosmicomics.

By Calvino, Italo

New York Harcourt Brace, 1976, paperback. Later printing of this Harvest reprint. "Ingenious, witty science-fiction parables." Translated from Italian by William Weaver. -- Softcover, pocket paperback. Condition: very good (spine creased and sunned; corner bump). ISBN 0156226006

$20.00

Sylvie and Bruno.
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Sylvie and Bruno.

By Carroll, Lewis

London Macmillan, 1889, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition. With forty-six illustrations by Harry Furniss, clever line drawings to match Carroll's prose. Publisher's ads at rear. -- Hardcover, all-edges gilt, red cover with gold rules. Condition: very good minus (hinges are cracked but binding is not too unsteady; spine lightly sunned).

$125.00

Woman's Day, February 1950.
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Woman's Day, February 1950.

By Woman's Day; Wallace Stegner

New York Woman's Day, 391950, paperback. This issue includes an article by Wallace Stegner about national park rangers, and an article by Bernard DeVoto about being a professor or a writer. -- Softcover, magazine issue. Condition: good-only (cover and pages are bright; worn and curled at spine tips and corners; cover sunned at edges).

$14.00

It Can't Happen Here.
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It Can't Happen Here.

By Lewis, Sinclair

Garden City NY Doubleday Doran, 1935, hardcover. Published 1935, this is 1936 printing. Novel of fascism in the United States. -- Hardcover, top-edge-gilt, ribbon placeholder. Condition: good (spine lettering dulled; light corner wear; date stamp; pages bright and binding tight).

$28.00

The Complete Tales of the Unexpected and Other Stories.
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The Complete Tales of the Unexpected and Other Stories.

By Dahl, Roald

London Folio Society, 2001, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in the Folio Society 2001, with illustrations by Helen Smithson. -- An omnibus volume containing Kiss Kiss, Over To You, Switch Bitch, Someone Like You, and eight further tales of the unexpected. -- Hardcover, striking graphic decorated cover. Condition: near fine (tiny corner bump) with very good slipcase (1/2-inch split bottom).

$45.00

The Enchanted April.
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The Enchanted April.

By Von Arnim, Elizabeth

London Folio Society, 2002, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in the Folio Society 2002, with illustrations by Debra McFarlane and introduction by Elizabeth Jane Howard. -- Hardcover, beautiful decorated cover. Condition: fine, with fine slipcase.

$30.00

Collected Short Stories, Volume III 3.
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Collected Short Stories, Volume III 3.

By Maugham, W. Somerset

London Folio Society, 2002, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in the Folio Society 2002, with illustrations by Christopher Brown. -- Hardcover, nice decorated cover. Condition: fine, lacks slipcase.

$30.00

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