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The Other Woman I Am

By Genevieve Gennari

Stated 1st edition. Very Good HC in Good- DJ. Green cloth over boards, silver titles. Bright, clean, square covers and spine; slight fading at spine ends; tightly bound; bright, crisp, clean interior. DJ is scuffed; chips at spine ends; 1 inch chip missing at front cover top fore corner; small chips and tears along edges. 8vo, 212 pp.

$6.25

They

By Rudyard Kipling

Oct 1906; 1st printing. Good HC, no DJ. White cloth over boards with blind stamped rules around central color paper plate, gilt letters; top edge gilt; untrimmed fore and tail edges; tissue guarded color plates; 2 color title page. 80 leaves, printed & paged recto only. Lightly scuffed/soiled covers; spine lettering partially effaced; tightly bound; library matter on front pastedown; ghost on rear pastedown; stamps on rear free end paper; clean interior; foxing on illustrations tissue gueards, otherwise clean interior. Large 12mo.

$13.50

The Dark Device

By Hannah Lees

Black cloth over boards, red letters. Clean, lightly suffed covers and spine; spotty fading on covers; tightly bound; age darkening on end papers; owner name in pencil on front free end paper; clean interior. DJ is missing 1/2 of front cover; remainder is lightly scuffed/soiled with small chips along edges. 8vo, 261 pp.

$4.50

The Egoist: A Comedy in Narrative

By George Meredith

'New edition.' Brown-dark olive ungrained cloth over boards, gilt letters; light gray end papers. Clean covers; lightly scuffed; bumped at lower fore corners; rubbed with splits at spine ends; 1/8 inch strip of cloth missing at spine tail; tightly bound (reglued at hinges); partial bookplate on front pastedown; owner signed name 'Christopher Lasch' (noted author and historian, Univ Iowa, Northwestern Univ & Univ Rochester) on front free end paper; clean interior. 12mo, 505 pp.

$32.00

Things

By Alice Duer Miller

1st printing (April 1914). Good+ Hardcover, no DJ. Gray paper over boards backed with black cloth, dark gray letters & design on front cover; no spine lettering; untrimmed fore & bottom edges. Lightly scuffed/soiled covers; rubbed at spine ends, no splits or fraying; owner bookplate on front end paper; tight; clean interior. 12mo, 48 pp.

$18.50

Maria Chapdelaine, a Tale of the Lake St. John Country

By Louis Hemon

9th printing. Good HC, no DJ. Blue cloth over boards, gilt letters enclosed in gilt frame & blind stamped frame; laid paper; decorated initial caps. Lightly scuffed covers; sunned on spine and slightly along cover edges; splits at spine ends; small chip in cloth on edge near front top fore corner; tightly bound; clean interior. From Ambassador Ellsworth Bunker estate; signed in pencil 'Ellsworth Bunker | 1922' on front free end paper. 12mo, 288 pp.

$15.00

Zero

By Brandao, Ignacio de Loyola

PB 16mo VG/-- 1st Ed. 317 pages. 1st ed/1st printing. Very little handling wear to wraps; tight, clean; owner's name and date on inside front wrap; age darkening to inside wraps; some age darkening at page edges.

$11.00

Crucial Instances and Sanctuary
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Crucial Instances and Sanctuary

By Edith Wharton

Good HC, no DJ. Red cloth over boards; once gilt stamped titles on spine; untrimmed textblock fore edges. Clean, square covers and spine; spine gilt chipped off, darkened titles remain; tightly bound; several interior pp have slight staining, otherwise light, clean interior. 12mo, 356 pp.

$22.50

Lady Chatterley's Lover

By D.H. Lawrence

Unstated edition/printing. 'Unexpurgated authorized edition.' In English. Good- softcover. Scuffed/soiled covers; some age darkening; 1 inch splits at spine end/cover joints; tightly bound; clean interior; rough edges at text block fore edge from incautious leaf opening. 12mo, 381 pp.

$6.50

Guy Mannering, or The Astrologer

By Scott, Walter

Very Good HC. Full, dark blue leather, stamped gilt letters and design; ribbon marker; top edge gilt; blue and copper false marbled end papers. Light rubbing to top corners; 1/16" missing from head of spine; inscription and date (1925) on frontispiece obverse; bright, clean interior. 16mo, 532 pp.

$20.00

Hannah Thurston: A Story of American Life

By Bayard Taylor

Green, diagonal bead-grain cloth over boards blind stamped on covers with Greek key frame; gilt stamped title on spine. Clean covers and spine; rubbed at spine ends with some fraying; light rubbing at fore corners; tightly bound; top quarter of title page torn off; clean interior. 12mo, 464 pp.

$7.50

Gabrielle de Bergerac

By Henry James

1st printing. Good HC, no DJ. Green paper over boards backed with off white cloth; front cover enclosed in double black rules with fleurons in corners; black letters. Clean front cover; spine age darkened; 1 inch stain on back cover near spine; rubbed at spine ends, small splits & light fraying; rubbed at fore corners, boards just exposed; tightly bound; 3 leaves (11/12 thru 15/16) have 1 inch closed tears at top fore corners; clean interior. BAL 10701. 12mo, 153 pp.

$17.00

The Ice Age

By Tamas Aczel

Stated 1st printing. Very Good HC in Good DJ. Gray cloth over boards, blue letters, blue and white rules. Bright, clean covers and spine; tightly bound; crisp, clean interior. DJ is lightly scuffed; rubbed at front top fore corner; slightly age darkened on spine; back cover has small area of paper lift near bottom edge from price label removal. 8vo, 287 pp.

$16.00

The Final Hours

By Jose Suarez Carreno

Stated 1st American ed. Good HC, no DJ. Orange cloth boards with black letters. Lightly scuffed covers; some sunning on spine and slightly at cover edges; uneven fading on covers, somewhat mottled; tightly bound; some age darkening on end papers; clean interior. 8vo, 273 pp.

$9.00

Roderick Random

By Tobias Smollett

Bright, clean covers and spine; very slight age darkening along front cover egde; tightly bound; clean interior; slight age darkening along text page edges. Large 16mo, 428 pp.

$3.50

The Complete Novels and Selected Tales of Nathaniel Hawthorne

By Nathaniel Hawthorne

Good+ HC in Good DJ. Red cloth over boards, black panels with gilt letters. Slight sunning on spine; few light scuffs to rear cover; owner name on front free end paper; partial split to super at title page; still tightly bound; clean interior. DJ is scuffed; chipping and small tears along edges. 8vo, 1223 pp.

$6.75

The Captain's Toll-Gate: With a Memorial Sketch by Mrs. Stockton and a Bibliography

By Frank R. Stockton

June 1903; 1st printing (publisher's device on copyright page). Very Good HC, no DJ. Ex-library. Orange vertical rib-grain (Blanck's 'T' cloth) cloth over boards with blind stamped floral motif on front cover and spine; gilt titles. Bright, clean covers and spine; tightly bound; bookplate on front pastedown; pocket on rear pastedown; appears uncirculated; bright, clean interior. 12mo, 359 pp + 2 pp adverts; bibliography of author's works. BAL #18945.

$18.25

The Woodlanders

By Thomas Hardy

1st Am edition. Good HC, no DJ. Brown patterned pseudo-marble paper over boards backed with dark blue cloth, gilt letters. Clean, scuffed covers and spine; .5 x .75 paper lift on front cover where cloth meets paper; small scraped paper lifts on back cover; rubbed at spine ends with small splits at tail; rubbed through paper at cover edges and fore corners; bookplate ghost on front free end paper; small label ghosts on pastedowns; small area of damp stain at text block top fore corner affects approx 50 pp, text not affected; tightly bound; clean interior. 16mo, 364pp + 4 pp adverts.

$145.00

Escape from Billy's Bar-B-Que

By Joanne Brasil

1st printing. Fine HC in Good+ DJ. Blue cloth over boards, gilt letters. Bright, clean covers and spine; tightly bound; crisp, clean interior. DJ is clean and complete; lightly scuffed; 1/2 inch closed tear at front cover top edge; 3/4 inch closed tear at back cover top edge. 8vo, 135 pp. Author's first novel.

$23.25

The Poorhouse Fair

By John Updike

1st printing. Good+ HC, no DJ. Blue paper over boards backed with red cloth, silver and gilt titles. Clean, square, lightly scuffed covers; faded on spine (titles faded but legible) and slightly along cover edges; very faintly damp stained along cover tail edges; tightly bound; slightly age darkened on end papers; light, clean interior. 8vo, 185 pp.

$32.00

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