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Bianca: A Novel of Venice
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Bianca: A Novel of Venice

By Elegant, Robert

New York: St. Martin's Press, 2000-08-11. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 348 pages; light edge wear to jacket and boards, some sticker residue on jacket; Just a few centuries ago, Venice was the greatest seaport in Europe, bustling with the illustrious men and women of the time. "Bianca" is the story of the remarkable Lady Bianca Capello and her love for Francesco de' Medici, scion of the richest ruling family in Europe.

$2.99

The Last Plantation

By Wright, Don

New York: Tor Books, 1991-11-15. Mass Market Paperback. Fair. 534 pages; spine creasing, edge wear, surface tear on front cover; A novel of unforgettable people whose lives are irrevocably entwined by the Civil War, a war they neither want nor understand, by love that dares to cross the barriers of class and race, and by a way of life that disappears with the last plantation. Locked in the passions of love and war, some fight because of honor, some to defend a way of life and others to destroy it.

$1.00

Love and Infamy: A Novel of Pearl Harbor
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Love and Infamy: A Novel of Pearl Harbor

By Deford, Frank

New York: Viking Adult, 1993-12-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 516 pages; slight edge wear; advance promotional material laid in; In this sweeping epic novel of friendship and honor, courage and betrayal, a war rages across Europe, and destiny binds the fortunes of two men: Cotton Drake, the son of American missionaries, and Kiyoshi Serikawa. Raised as blood brothers, they are the best of friends until a beautiful woman named Miyuki and a shattering moment in history change their lives forever.

$5.00

The Rossetti Letter
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The Rossetti Letter

By Phillips, Christi

New York: Pocket Books, 2007-03-06. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 383 pages; light edge wear; "The Rossetti Letter" is a captivating debut that blends fact and fiction, past and present into a vibrant, richly imagined masterpiece that traces the adventures of a 17th-century Venetian courtesan and the contemporary historian researching her fate.

$3.99

The Historian: Six Fantasies of the American Experience
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The Historian: Six Fantasies of the American Experience

By Garber, Eugene K.

Minneapolis, MN: Milkweed Editions, 1993-04. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. 233 pages; ex-library with usual markings; edge wear to jacket and boards; Six metaphysical tales feature an historian and a frontiersman moving through American cities from 1850 to 1912 and encountering historical figures such as Henry Adams and Isadora Duncan.

$3.00

Never Change
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Never Change

By Berg, Elizabeth

New York: Atria, 2001-06-01. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 214 pages; light edge wear to jacket and boards; Myra Lipinsky, a 51-year-old visiting nurse, has been content to be a self-appointed spinster--until a man she adored in high school is struck by an incurable illness and returns to New England to spend what time he has left. From the author of "Open House" comes a wry and beautifully distilled portrait of a union that transcends life's most unexpected and challenging circumstances.

$1.99

Brandon of the Engineers

By Blindloss, Harold

New York: A. L. Burt Company, 1916. Hardcover. Fair. 346 pages; rear hinge split; significant edge and corner wear to boards, boards soiled and stained.

$4.44

Audrey
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Audrey

By Johnston, Mary

Toronto: George N. Morang & Company, Limited, 1902. First Canadian Edition. Hardcover. Fair. 418 pages; Illustrated. maroon cloth is chipped, edge-worn. top front edge of spine cloth is separated from front board for about 1/2". corners bumped; top edge gilt; illustrated paper panel on front board, gilt lettering and decorations. binding is shaken but not cracked or split.

$10.00

The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Though of Him
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The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Though of Him

By Ford, Paul Leicester

New York: Henry Holt & Company, Inc, 1895. Hardcover. Good. 417 pages; hinges split, spine cocked, some slight edge wear to boards, corners bumped; The author's first novel, a story of New York politics, once popular due to rumors that it was based on the life of Grover Cleveland.

$6.00

Rascals' Heaven

By Mason, F. Van Wyck

Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1964. Hardcover. Good. 516 pages; edge wear, corners bumped, front hinge loosening, front board stained a bit;

$1.99

Blue Hurricane

By Mason, F. Van Wyck

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. 307 pages; edge wear to boards and jacket; boards have tape residue and residue from a black-bordered mylar jacket cover that disintegrated; corners bumped, some notations on endpapers and title page; A fiery novel of the Union Navy in its crucial war in the West.

$1.99

Petersbrug

By Hanlon, Emily

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1988. Book Club. Hardcover. Good/Good. 541 pages; some rubbing to extremities, corners lightly bumped; Glorious nights filled with music, art and the splendor of the Moscow Art Theatre. Violent days of slaughter, the dying hours of a once glittering city. All are part of the events of the Russian Revolution, brought to evocative life in Hanlon's compelling Petersburg.

$1.99

Herbs and Apples

By Santmyer, Helen Hooven

New York: St Martins Mass Market Paper, 1987-04. Mass Market Paperback. Good. 432 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Herbs and Apples, the novel Helen Hooven Santmyer wrote at the height of her youthful creative powers, is the work that many critics have loved even more than . . . And Ladies of the Club. Laced with nostalgia as well as timeless insight into human character, Santmyer's enchanting novel is as contemporary today as the day it was written.

$1.00

The Greek Treasure

By Stone, Irving

New York: Signet, 1976-11-09. Mass Market Paperback. Good. 497 pages; light spine creasing, light edge wear; A magnificent biographical novel of Henry and Sophia Schlieman- the epic of a man and woman, their shining love for each other, and how, together, they broke throught every barrier to turn an incredible dream into an immortal triumph.

$1.00

Molly Brown's Freshman Days

By Speed, Nell

1912. Hardcover. Fair. 301 pages; reading copy of the first book in the Molly Brown series. corners are bumped, cloth threadbare over boards, hinges broken, title page missing.

$15.00

Mystical Paths
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Mystical Paths

By Howatch, Susan

New York: Fawcett, 1993-04-24. Mass Market Paperback. Good. 504 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; 1968, with the swinging sixties sliding into decadence, finds Nicholas Darrow wrestling with overwhelming personal problems: How can he bring himself to marry his fiancee, Rosalind, when he is unable to avoid promiscuity? How can he become a priest when he finds it so difficult to live as one? And how can he break his dangerous dependence on his father Jon, whose psychic gifts he shares? It is at this crucial moment in his life that Nick becomes involved in the mystery surrounding his friend, Christian Aysgarth. Gradually, he realises that discovering the truth about this enigmatic and complex man will unlock the answers to his own baffling problems. However, his journey through darkness into the light reverses all the old certainties and, in his experiments with the psychic powers, Nick risks even his own life and sanity.

$1.00

The Treasure of Pleasant Valley

By Yerby, Frank

The Dial Press: New York, 1955. Hardcover. Good. 219 pages; some scuffing to front board face, light edge wear to boards, pages beginning to yellow;

$1.99

The Sea and the Stars

By Wilder, Robert

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1967. Hardcover. Good. 382 pages; edge wear, corners bumped, some scuffing to boards; synopsis pasted onto front pastedown; The Sea and the Stars begins with a state that was little more than miles of pine flats, palmetto scrub, sea oats, and sand dunes and ends with the gold and tinsel land that is Florida today.

$1.99

Thorpe

By Dutton, Mary

Cleveland, OH: World Publishing Company, 1967. Hardcover. Good. 254 pages; ex-library with usual markings, edge wear to boards, corners bumped;

$1.99

The Summer of the Barshinskeys
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The Summer of the Barshinskeys

By Pearson, Diane

New York: Fawcett Crest, 1985-11-12. Mass Market Paperback. Good. 467 pages; spine creasing, edge wear;

$1.00

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