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image of THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND.  THE MODERN ROBINSON CRUSOE.  First English Edition. Complete in 3 volumes:

THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND. THE MODERN ROBINSON CRUSOE. First English Edition. Complete in 3 volumes:

by Jules Verne

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Published
1875
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND!The Rare First London Edition of 'The Mysterious Island'.By Jules Verne.Printed in 1875. This is the rare and highly desirable FIRST ENGLISH EDITION.Previously printed only in French.Never before printed in English.This being the First Edition in English. This is the most desirable form of this collection. It precedes the American edition. All Three FIRST EDITION/FIRST PRINTINGS, uniformly bound in the original… Read more
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ALL THE SAD YOUNG MEN

by FITZGERALD, F. Scott

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Published
1926
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$700.00

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New York: Scribner's, 1926. First Edition, First Printing of the book, protected in a facsimile dust jacket. The First printing with unbattered type on p. 38 (lines 6-9), p. 248 (lines 21-24) and the page number '90' is unbattered as well. The first three printings are not formally distinguished, though priority is given to the unbattered text, according to… Read more
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HET ACHTERHUIS. [The Diary Of Anne Frank.] [First Edition.]

by FRANK, Anne

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Published
1947
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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Book is no longer available. Amsterdam: Uitgeverij Contact, 1947. First Edition, First Printing. First Printing of Anne Franks diary, in the original Dutch, one of only 1500 copies printed. True first edition published in June 1947. All later Dutch printings indicate such on both the title and copyright pages, this is the First Printing. Preceding the American (English language)… Read more
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