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Histoire de Babar le petit elephant

by Brunhoff, Jean de

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Published
1931
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$750.00

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Paris: Editions du Jardin des Modes, 1931. 37cm folio, 48p; true first edition without elephant on copyright page; blue-black cloth somewhat shaken with spine faded, fraying at foot and some cornering.. First Edition. hardcover. Good.
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With Ring of Shield

by Magee, Knox

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Published
1900
Condition
Near Fine
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$40.00

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Toronto: George J McLeod, 1900. 19cm, 363p; Canadian edition in bright condition; contemporary owner's signature. hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Quentin Durward (plus Historical Illustrations of Quentin Durward selected from the memoirs of Philip de Comines and other authors)

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Published
1823
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$140.00

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Edinburgh: printed for Archibald Constable and Co.and Hurst, Robinson & Co., London, 1823. 18cm, three small octavo volumes, FIRST EDITION, lxiii,273pp./331pp./360pp plus added matching copy of Historical Illustrations... (1823) printed by Chas. Knight, London, 166 pp. + 3 plates. Recased, with original edge speckling, in ochre buckram with black gilt labels, retaining the half-title in the three Scott… Read more
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Peveril of the Peak

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Published
1822
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$130.00

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Edinburgh: printed for Archibald Constable and Co.and Hurst, Robinson & Co., London, 1822. 18cm, four small octavo volumes, FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Recased, with original edge speckling, in ochre buckram with black gilt labels, retaining both half titles in all volumes. Vol. I: [4], [i]-xxxii; [1]-302 pp.; vol. II: [4], [1]-319 pp.;;vol. III: [4], [1]-315 pp.,vol. IV: [4], [1]-320 pp.,… Read more
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Tales of My Landlord, second series, collected and arranged by Jedediah Cleishbotham [The Heart of Mid-Lothian]

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Published
1818
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$175.00

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Edinburgh: printed for Archibald Constable and Company, 1818. 18cm, four small octavo volumes, FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE, Recased, with original edge speckling, in ochre buckram with black gilt labels, retaining both half titles in all volumes. Worthington points: Vol. I: [4], [1]-333 pp. with imprint at the bottom of page 333 but no publisher's catalogue; Vol. II: [4], [1]-322 pp.,… Read more
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Woodstock; or, The Cavalier. A Tale of the Year Sixteen Hundred and Fifty-One

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Published
1826
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Edinburgh: printed for Archibald Constable and Co. and Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, London, 1826. 18cm, three small octavo volumes, FIRST EDITION, SECOND STATE. Recased, with original edge speckling, in ochre buckram with black gilt labels, retaining both half titles in all volumes, Vol. I title page is a cancel, with the 14 mm rule line above the date;… Read more
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The Antiquary

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Published
1816
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Edinburgh: James Ballantyne & Co for Archibald Constable; and Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1816. 18cm, three small octavo volumes, FIRST EDITION, Recased, with original edge speckling, in ochre buckram with black gilt labels, retaining both half titles in all volumes: 346 pp + 348 pp + 372 pp. Sporadic foxing; pristine binding with fine shelf presence.. First Edition.… Read more
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The Monastery

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Published
1820
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Edinburgh: printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, London; and for Archibald Constable and Co., and John Ballantyne, bookseller to the King, 1820. 18cm, three small octavo volumes, FIRST EDITION, Recased, with original edge speckling, in ochre buckram with black gilt labels with single half titles in all volumes. Worthington points: Vol. I: [4], [1]-331 pp. with imprint at… Read more
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Redgauntlet: A Tale of the Eighteenth Century

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Published
1824
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$80.00

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Edinburgh: printed for Archibald Constable and Co.and Hurst, Robinson & Co., London, 1824. 18cm, three small octavo volumes, FIRST EDITION, Recased, with original edge speckling, in ochre buckram with black gilt labels, retaining both half titles in all volumes, 319 / 328 / 361 +.4 pages advts. (1823); vol 1 has the comma after the title, noted by Todd &… Read more
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The Pirate

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Published
1822
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2nd edition
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$90.00

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Edinburgh: printed for Archibald Constable and Co.and Hurst, Robinson & Co., London, 1822. 18cm, three small octavo volumes, SECOND EDITION (stated), Recased, with original edge speckling, in ochre buckram with black gilt labels, retaining both half titles in all but vol 3 which is single in this respect. vii, 322, 332, & 346 pages; pristine binding with fine uniform shelf… Read more
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Chronicles of the Canongate, second series, vol 1-2 (of3)

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Published
1828
Condition
Good
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$140.00

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Paris: A & W Galignani, 1828. 18cm, 2 volumes of 3 (266 pp, 266 pp) Recased, with original edge speckling, in ochre buckram with black gilt labels, and half titles in both volumes; text in English, foxed on some signatures more than others. OCLC shows onlt two holdings of this Paris printing: Bayerische Staatsbibliothek and University of Aberdeen.. hardcover. Good.… Read more
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The House of the Seven Gables, A Romance

by Hawthorne, Nathaniel

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Published
1851
Condition
Good
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$275.00

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Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1851. 19cm, in brown publisher's blindstamped cloth. First edition, second state with points: Mar 1851 adverts, missing "t" on "apparent" p.50 and "r" on "or" p.278; cancels bound in at p.85-92, 149-156, 277-284 thus type is not battered on p.149; pages are clean and solid in the binding with the only defext beingspine chipping on… Read more
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The Ice-Cream Headache and Other Stories

by Jones, James

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$9.00

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NY: Delacorte Press, 1969. 22cm, 238p; first issue, red cloth, unclipped. First Edition. hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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I'll Never Be Young Again

by Du Maurier, Daphne

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Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$225.00

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NY: Doubleday, Doran & Co, 1932. 21cm, 336p; green cloth, very clean with slight dulling of spine otherwise sharp-cornered and almost fine. This was Du Maurie's second novel and the first where she employs the device of narrating in a man's voice. The erotic scences were advanced for the times. Neat fountain pen owner's signature. A collector's copy of the… Read more
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Travels With My Aunt

by Greene, Graham

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Published
1969
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780370014227
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$95.00

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Toronto: The Bodley Head (Canada), 1969. 21cm, 311p; dj priced at 6.00; some nicks; small owner's signature; a collector's copy. First Edition. hardcover. Fine/Very Good.
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The Revolution Script

by Moore, Brian

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Published
1971
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780030867439
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$5.00

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NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1971. 21cm, 261p; dj priced 6.95. First Edition. hardcover. Fine/Very Good.
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God's Grace: A Novel

by Malamud, Bernard

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Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780374164652
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$10.00

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NY: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1982. 22cm, 223p; "First Printing 1982" on verso of titlepage and dj priced at 13.50. First Edition. hardcover. Fine/Very Good.
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The Revolution Script

by Moore, Brian

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Published
1971
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771064319
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$5.00

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1971. 21cm, 261p; dj priced 6.95. First Edition. hardcover. Fine/Very Good.
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Portnoy's Complaint

by Roth, Philip

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Published
1969
Condition
Fine
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$20.00

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NY: Random House, 1969. 22cm, 274p; stated First Printing on verso of titlepage; dj clipped but with "2/69" on back flap; some dj nicks & creases. hardcover. Fine/Good.
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The Living Room

by Greene, Graham

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Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$60.00

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London: William Heinemann, 1953. 19cm, 67p; 1st impression: 7s6d; dj almost vg despite slight top chipping and wear.. First Edition. hardcover. Very Good/Good.
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