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Tanglewood Tales

by Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Published
1921
Condition
very good
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$300.00

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Philadelphia: Penn Publishing Co., 1921. Hardcover. very good. Quarto. (29cm x 23cm) Blue cloth with color pictorial paste-on to front cover. Gilt lettering to cover and spine.261pp. Pictorial endpapers. Twenty-two color illustrations by Virginia Sterrettt. Small stamp of previous owner on front endpaper and reversei of frontispiece. Front hinge a bit tender.
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Arabian Nights

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Published
1928
Condition
very good
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$350.00

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Philadelphia: Penn Publishing Co, 1928. Hardcover. very good. Quarto. (29cm x 22cm) 308pp. Black cloth with color pictorial paste-on to front cover. Gilt lettering to cover. Gilt letttering faded at spine. Color pictorial endpapers. 16 full page color illustrations by Virginia Sterrett.
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The Court of Flora Les Fleurs Animees The Engraved Illustrations of J. J. Grandville

by Peter A. Wick [introduction]

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780807610145
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$50.00

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New York: George Braziller, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 27 x 18.5 cm. Unpaginated. 52 color plates. Blue cloth in dust jakcet. Some rubbing to the edges of the boards and jacket. Light toning to jacket spine.
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Arabian Nights

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Published
1928
Condition
very good
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$400.00

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Philadelphia: Penn Publishing Co., 1928. Hardcover. very good. Quarto. (28cm x 22cm) 308pp.Black cloth with color pictorial paste-on to front cover. Gilt lettering to cover. Fading to gilt on spine. . Green and white pictorial endpapers. 16 full page color beautiful illustrations by Virginia Sterrett with tissue guards. Other illustrations in black and white. There is some edge… Read more
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Shakespear's Comedy of As You Like It

by William Shakespeare

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no date
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very good/
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$75.00

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, no date. Hardcover. very good/. Large octavo. 25cm x 18cm. 142pp Brown decorated cloth. Gilt lettering to cover and spine. 16 mounted color illustrations by Hugh Thomson.
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Poems of Childhood

by Eugene Field

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Published
1904
Condition
near fine
Edition
First edition
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$100.00

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Scribners, 1904. First edition. Hardcover. near fine. Octavo. Black cloth with color pictorial paste-on to front cover. 199pp. Color pictorial endpapers. Eight full page color plates with tissue guards by Maxfield Parrish. Bookplate of former owner on front endpaper. Some very slight chipping to plate on front cover.. Front corner lightly bumped. A lovely copy.
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$100.00
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The Pike Couinty Ballads

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Published
1912
Condition
near fine
Edition
First edition thus
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$150.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1912. First edition thus. Hardcover. near fine. Octavo. 23cm x 16cm) Brown buckram cloth with color pictorial paste-on to front cover.46pp. Pictorial endpapers. Color title page and 12 full page color illustrations by N.C.Wyeth. Black and white wignettes. Some separating at title page.A lovely copy.
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Belford, Clarke & Co., 1888. Hardcover. very good. Quarto. (30cm x 24cm) Blue decorated cloth. 100pp. Beautiful engravings by Gustave' Dore'. Binding is tight. No markings or bookplatres. There is some light edge rubbing at bottom cover.
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The Yearling

by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

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Published
1945
Condition
very good
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$125.00

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New York: Scribners, 1945. Hardcover. very good. Octavo. (24cm x 18cm) 400pp. Black cloth with color pictorial paste-on to front cover. Color pictorial endpapers.Twelve full page color illustrations by N.C.Wyeth. This copy is SIGNED by author, Marjorie Rawlings. Some light fraying at head and tail of spine.
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The Passing Show

by A.B. Wenzell

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Published
1900
Condition
good
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$50.00

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P.F.Collier & Sons, 1900. Hardcover. good. Folio (41cm x 29cm) Pictorial covers. Numerous full page black and white illustrations by Wenzell. Wear to edges.
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The Children of Dickens

by Samuel McChorfd Crothers

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Published
1825
Condition
very good/very good
Edition
First edition thus
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$250.00

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New York: Scribners, 1825. First edition thus. Hardcover. very good/very good. Octavo. (24cm x 18cm) 259pp Black cloth with color pictorial paste-on to front cover. In color pictorial dust jacket. Pictorial endpapers Ten full page color illustrations (with tissue guards) by Jessie Wilcox Smith. Dust jacket has some light chipping to edges.Gitf inscription on front endpapers. Dust jacket… Read more
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The Pickway Papers

by Charles Dickens

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no date
Condition
very good
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$160.00

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, no date. Hardcover. very good. Quarto. (27cm x 22cm) Red decorated cloth with gilt lettering to cover and spine. 584pp. Color pictorial endpapers. Twenty-five color tipped in illustrations (with tissue guards) by Frank Reynolds. Light rubbing at tail of spine. A very nice copy.
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ROBIN HOOD

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Published
1907
Condition
very good
Edition
First edition later issue binding
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$125.00

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David McKay Publishers, 1907. First edition later issue binding. Hardcover. very good. Octavo.(24cm x 18cm) 362pp Green cloth with color pictorial paste-on to front cover. Color pictorial endpapers. Color title page and eight full page color illustrations by N.C.Wyeth. Fading to spine. Gift inscription of previous owner on half-title page.
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1924. later edition. Hardcover. very good;very good. Bound in black cltoh with color pictorial paste-on to front cover. 413pp. In color pictorial dust jacket. Color pictorial endpapers & Nine full page color illustrations by N.E.Wyeth. Former owner's bookplate pasted to half- title page as well as gift inscription. Front gutter at title page… Read more
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The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come

by John Fox, Jr.

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Published
1931
Condition
near fine
Edition
early reprint
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$125.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1931. early reprint. Hardcover. near fine. Octavo. (24cm x 18cm) 322pp. Black cloth with color pictorial pasteon to front cover. Gilt lettering to spine. Color pictorial endpapers. Title page and 14 full page color illustrations by N.C.Wueth. Gift inscription on front endpaper. A lovely copy.
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The Old Curiosity Shop

by Charles Dickens

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no date
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very good
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$160.00

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New York: Hodder & Stoughton, no date. Hardcover. very good. Quarto. (28cm x 23cm) 359pp. Red cloth with gilt lettering and pictorial design to cover and spine. (Light fading to spine.) Pictorial endpapers. Twenty-one color tipped-in illustrations (with tissue guards) by Frank Reynolds. Light fraying to head and tail of spine.
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Tales of Mystery & Imagination

by Edgar Allan Poe

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Published
1935
Condition
near fine
Edition
First American edition thus
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$250.00

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Philadelphia: J.B.Lippincott, 1935. First American edition thus. Hardcover. near fine. Small quarto. (25cm x 20cm) Red cloth with gilt design to front cover and gilt lettering to cover and spine. 317pp. Black and white pictorial endpapers. Twelve full page color illustrations (with tissue guards) and 17 black and white line drawings by Arthur Rackham. A lovely copy of… Read more
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Stories from the Pentamerone

by Biambattista Basile

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Published
1911
Condition
very good
Edition
First Goble edition
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$200.00

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Macmiollan & Co. Ltd, 1911. First Goble edition. Hardcover. very good. Small quarto. 304pp Sienna cloth with gilt design to front cover. Gilt lettering to spine. Thirty-two full page color illustrations by Warwick Goble. Some light foxing to front and rear endpapers. Front bottom corner bumped. Some light rubbing at bottom of spine. A beautiful copy with exquisite… Read more
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The Lady of the Lake

by Sir Walter Scott

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Published
1910
Condition
very good
Edition
First edition
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$150.00

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Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1910. First edition. Hardcover. very good. Quarto. (29cm x 23cm) Green cloth. Gilt lettering to front cover and spine. Beautiful floral design to cover. Frontispiece and twelve evocative color illustrations by Christy. Other black and white illustrations highlighted in blue on almost every page.Some toning to endpapers. A lovely book.
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Faust

by Goethe

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Published
1925
Condition
good
Edition
Limited signed edition
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$500.00

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London: George G. Harrap & Co. LTD, 1925. Limited signed edition. Hardcover. good. Quarto. (27cm x 21cm) 253pp. Vellum back with gray cloth boards. This copy is limited to 1000 copies for England and 1000 copies for the United States. This is copy #94 and is signed by the illustrator, Harry Clarke. Color frontispiece and six other color… Read more
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