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image of THE EDINBURGH REVIEW, OR CRITICAL JOURNAL. [ADAM SMITH, ECONOMICS, WEALTH OF NATIONS] First Edition. Complete in 20 volumes.

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THE EDINBURGH REVIEW, OR CRITICAL JOURNALPrinted in 1803-1812.Complete in 20 volumes.Rare and highly desirable. FIRST EDITION/FIRST PRINTING! Printed between 1803 and 1812.This set is well over 200 years old! Complete in 20 volumes.Volume 20 is the index.First Edition in book form, as the set was previously issued in newspaper like format. An important set. Exceedingly rare and unobtainable. The Edinburgh Review or Critical Journal was… Read more
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image of THE COMPLETE WORKS OF PERCY SHELLEY. First Collected edition. Complete in 4 volumes. Bound in fine leather.

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF PERCY SHELLEY. First Collected edition. Complete in 4 volumes. Bound in fine leather.

by Shelley, Percy

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Published
1839
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Collected Edition
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$2,500.00

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The Complete Works Of PERCY SHELLEYRare FIRST EDITION of Shelley's Works. Complete in 4 volumes.Printed in 1839. Shelley is one of the major English Romantic poets, and is regarded as among the finest poets in the English language. He was a key member of a close circle of visionary poets and writers that included:Lord Byron, John Keats, and his own… Read more
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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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$3,500.00

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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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image of JOSEPHUS. THE FAMOUS AND MEMORABLE WORKES OF JOSEPHUS A Man of Much Honor and Learning Among the Jewes.  Translated into English by Thomas Lodge. Printed in 1602.

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THE FAMOUS AND MEMORABLE WORKES OF JOSEPHUSA Man of Much Honor and Learning Among the Jewes. Translated into English by Thomas Lodge.Printed in 1602. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION of Josephus. The is the FIRST EDITION of Thomas Lodge's Josephus.Prior to this book, Josephus had never before been printed in English. Full Title:The Famous and Memorable Workes of Josephus, A Man of Much Honor and… Read more
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$12,500.00
image of HET ACHTERHUIS. [The Diary Of Anne Frank.] [First Edition.]

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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$10,000.00

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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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