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Quieter than Sleep ;  A Modern Mystery of Emily Dickinson    A Modern  Mystery of Emily Dickinson
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Quieter than Sleep ; A Modern Mystery of Emily Dickinson A Modern Mystery of Emily Dickinson

By Dobson, Joanne

Doubleday. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1997. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780385486927 . First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover in tan boards w red cloth spine, in jacket w color illus. F unmarked in F jacket in Clear protective cover. " The groves of academe prove fertile ground for murder when Emily Dickinson scholars discover that "publish or perish" can sometimes be more than a literary metaphor."; Karen Pelletier; 272 pp pages .

$15.00

ALICE IN THE DELIGHTED STATES
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ALICE IN THE DELIGHTED STATES

By Hope, Edward

[New York]: Longmans, Green & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition Hardcover in red cloth boards ; 8vo ; 303 pp pages .

$20.00

The Young and Secret
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The Young and Secret

By Rosman, Alice Grant

New York: Minton, Balch & Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. Bright yellow cloth with black lettering. Original dust jacket not price clipped, remains attractive although now edge worn and toned, (with removable clear archival cover.) Slight slant; edge soil. Gift inscription on ffep dated 1931. Original review from The Spector: "Miss Rosman's latest novel has all the qualities of a magazine story. A nice young man and a nice young girl meet over a dog-fight in Kensington Gardens. He is a sculptor and she has a pretty figure, and, luckily for both of them, the dog is just wounded enough to make it necessary for all three of them to visit the vet..." ; 8vo .

$30.00

Stronghold ; A Novel
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Stronghold ; A Novel

By Chidsey, Donald Barr

[New York]: Doubleday & Co.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition, Hardcover in red cloth boards in white jacket w color illus. Very Good unmarked in Very Good jacket with Clear protective cover. ; 8vo ; 343 pp pages .

$15.00

The Great Scoop
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The Great Scoop

By Mackaye

[New York]: Thomas Nelson & Sons. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition Hardcover in Yellow cloth boards in white jacket w color illus. Very Good unmarked in Very Good jacket. Clear protective cover ; 8vo ; 192 pp pages .

$15.00

The Eagle on the Plain
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The Eagle on the Plain

By Wolfson, Victor

New York: Simin and Schuter. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1947. Hardcover. 248 pp. Black cloth with gilt spine and front board lettering; bright with soft ends; slight discoloration on the pastdown, else fine. Dust jacket design by Sam Fisher. Not price clipped. Bright and clean with minor edge wear including tone and minute chips. Archival clear cover. Fictional story set in a village of "up-state" New York.; 8vo .

$18.00

Paradise Road ; A Novel
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Paradise Road ; A Novel

By Milton, David Scott

Aiden Ellis. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1974. Hardcover. 0856280178 . Hardcover in green cloth boards in green jacket w color illus. Very Good in Very Good jacket with Clear protective cover. ; 288 pp pages .

$8.00

The Secrets of Harry Bright
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The Secrets of Harry Bright

By Wambaugh, Joseph

William Morrow & Co. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1985. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0688059589 . First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover in tan boards w white cloth spine, in black jacket w color illus. Fine unmarked in Fine jacket. " When wealthy, young Palm Springs resident Jack Watson is shot and then incinerated in his Rolls Royce, his father seeks revenge by calling on LAPD homicide detective Sidney Blackpool to sort things out. " ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 345 pp pages .

$8.00

Lady Investigates ;  Women Detectives and Spies in Fiction  Women  Detectives and Spies in Fiction
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Lady Investigates ; Women Detectives and Spies in Fiction Women Detectives and Spies in Fiction

By Craig, Patricia & Mary Cadogan

Littlehampton Book Services Ltd. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. 0575028858 . First Edition, Hardcover in Burgundy boards in tan jacket w color illus. Very Good unmarked in Very Good jacket in Clear protective cover. ; 256 pp pages .

$35.00

Lonesome Dove
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Lonesome Dove

By McMurtry, Larry

Simon & Schuster. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1985. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. 0671504207 . First Edition, Third Printing. Hardcover in black boards w black cloth spine, in tan jacket w color illus. Fine unmarked in Fine jacket in Clear protective cover. " Set in the late-nineteenth century, this novel chronicles a cattle drive from Texas to Montana, and follows the lives of Gus and Call, the cowboys heading the drive, Gus's woman, Lorena, and Blue Duck, a sinister Indian renegade. " ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 843 pp pages .

$65.00

A is for Alibi
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A is for Alibi

By Grafton, Sue

Holt, Rinehart and Winston. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1982. Hardcover. 0805013342 . Hardcover in gray boards Very Good unmarked in Very Good jacket. First book in the series. ; A Kinsey Millhone Mystery, Book 1; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pp pages .

$20.00

Polynesian Venture
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Polynesian Venture

By Bailey Truman

Doubleday, Doran & Co.. Very Good. 1939. First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition, Hardcover in black boards no jacket VG condition. ; 8vo ; 233 pp pages .

$15.00

The Complete Signet Classic Shakespeare
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The Complete Signet Classic Shakespeare

By Shakespeare, William & Sylvan Barnet

Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Good. 1972. Hardcover. 0155126105 . In Good condition " Shakespeare's poems and sonnets accompany his thirty-eight comedies, tragedies, and historical plays presented in chronological order " ; 10.20 X 7.60 X 2.40 inches; 1776 pp pages .

$10.00

Every Living Thing  ; All Creatures Great and Small
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Every Living Thing ; All Creatures Great and Small

By James Herriot (Alf Wight)

St. Martin's Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1992. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780312081881 . First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover in green boards w gray cloth spine, in VG condition in VG jacket ; All Creatures Great and Small; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 342 pp pages .

$10.00

Murder Moves in
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Murder Moves in

By Pyle, A. M.

Walker & Co. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1985. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0802756352 . First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover in red boards NF unmarked in NF jacket. " In order to investigate a murder in a recently gentrified neighborhood of Cincinnati, detective Cesar Franck finds he must deal with angry contractors, entrepreneurs, and a self-serving community leader. " ; 8.499999991330000 X 5.999999993880000 X 1.199999998776000 inches; 208 pp pages .

$10.00

Spring Fever
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Spring Fever

By Wodehouse, P. G.

Doubleday. Good in Good dust jacket. 1848. Hardcover. First American Edition. This is an ex model library edition with all the markings, including the card sleeve with card (of some interest, imo). This copy has a slight lean along and a nice dust jacket which was price clipped and adhered firmly to the boards. A Wodehouse masterpiece first published on 20 May 1948, in the United Kingdom by Herbert Jenkins, London and in the United States by Doubleday and Co, New York. Although not featuring any of Wodehouse's regular characters, the cast contains a typical Wodehousean selection of English aristocrats, wealthy Americans, household staff and imposters. ; 8vo .

$18.00

The Best of the West ;  An Anthology of Classic Writing from the American  West  An Anthology of Classic Writing from the American West
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The Best of the West ; An Anthology of Classic Writing from the American West An Anthology of Classic Writing from the American West

By Hillerman, Tony

Harper Collins. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1991. Hardcover. 9780060166649 . Hardcover in blue boards w brown cloth spine, in Fine unmarked in Fine jacket with Protective cover. " A leading chronicler of the Western landscape selects more than 150 pieces--fiction and non-fiction, classic and contemporary--that evoke the people and spirit of the West. " ; 9.30 X 6.20 X 1.80 inches; 528 pp pages .

$10.00

The Spellbinder's Gift/The Twelfth Angel
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The Spellbinder's Gift/The Twelfth Angel

By Mandino, Og

Fawcett Columbine. Fine. 1995. Hardcover. 0449005771 . Hardcover in yellow and blue boards in Fine unmarked condition " 2 books in 1. The Spellbinder's Gift: Og Mandino, the multi-million copy bestselling author of The Greatest Salesman in the World, tells the story of Bart and Mary Manning and their new friend Patrick--an amazing inspirational speaker whose very words become transforming experiences. A luminous parable for our time, The Spellbinder's Gift offers new hope and fresh courage.The 2nd book, The Twelfth Angel: "One of the most touching books I have ever read. If every discouraged person would be motivated by its never-give-up spirit, there would be a lot more happy people."; 8.50 X 5.80 X 1.20 inches; 361 pp pages .

$8.00

The Picture of Dorian Gray and Other Writings
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The Picture of Dorian Gray and Other Writings

By Wilde, Oscar

Bantam Classics. Fine. 1983. Softcover. 0553212540 . Softcover nice copy. " Flamboyant and controversial, Oscar Wilde was a dazzling personality, a master of wit, and a dramatic genius whose sparkling comedies contain some of the most brilliant dialogue ever written for the English stage. Here in one volume are his immensely popular novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray; his last literary work, “The Ballad of Reading Gaol,” a product of his own prison experience; and four complete plays: Lady Windermere’s Fan, his first dramatic success, An Ideal Husband, which pokes fun at conventional morality, The Importance of Being Earnest, his finest comedy, and Salomé, a portrait of uncontrollable love originally written in French and faithfully translated by Richard Ellmann. " ; Bantam Classics; 6.80 X 4.20 X 1.10 inches; 592 pp pages .

$7.00

The Chicago of Europe ;  And Other Tales of Foreign Travel  And Other  Tales of Foreign Travel
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The Chicago of Europe ; And Other Tales of Foreign Travel And Other Tales of Foreign Travel

By Twain, Mark & Peter Kaminsky

Union Square Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2009. Hardcover. 9781402758690 . Hardcover in gray boards in Fine unmarked condition in Fine jacket. ; 8.80 X 6.40 X 1.70 inches; 448 pp pages .

$10.00

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