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RAJ QUARTET, The.

by Scott, Paul.

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London: Guild Publishing (Robert Clay, The Chaucer Press), 1985. Book Club Associates edition. c.1966, 1968, 1971, 1975, (all 4) 1976. Black cloth. 8vo. pp. 449, 484, 392, 597, [2]. Fine/In like jacket/No price in mylar. Trace shallow wear to jacket. British rule in India novels: The Jewel in the Crown, The Day of the Scorpion, The Towers of Silence, A… Read more
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ALL ABOARD FOR ARARAT.

by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George) 1866-1946.

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New York: Alliance Book Corporation, 1941. Illustrated by George Salter line drawings. First (SD) edition. Rebound in soft grey calf, chiyogami paper and original illustration on blue cloth cover, endpapers with petal flecks morocco spine label in silver and gold stamping by Karen Thompson Bullock of Old Working Books & Bindery. 8vo. pp. 102, [1]. Very Good/Lacks jacket. Wonderful contemporary… Read more
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ONE MORNING.

by Thompson, Frederic.

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New York: Gay Street Publishers, 1934. First edition. 1/300 copies printed by the Harbor Press under the supervision of Harry Lorin Binsse, March 1934. Pictorial pattern paper boards, paper top tile printed green, uncut. 16mo. pp. [iv], 38, [1], [1] colophon. About Very Good/No jacket. Near fine but lacks most of spine paper. (Short stories)..
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OMYLKA.

by Prus, Boleslaw 1847-1912.

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Lippstatdt: Wydawnictwo "Jutra Pracy", 1947. First thus edition. c. 1941. Nr. 9. Printed card wraps. Globe 8vo (17cm). pp. 164. Near Fine. Traces of edgewear to corners..
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WHITE MULE.

by Williams, William Carlos.

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New York: New Directions Paperbook NDP226, (1967). Stated 9th printing edition. c.1937 Chapters previously appearing in Pagany and The Magazine. Stiff pictorial wraps. 8vo. pp. 291, [1], [2] ads. Fine. ISBN: 0811202380..
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Margaret and Henrietta

by Sigourney Mrs. L. H. (Lydia Howard Huntley) 1791-1865.

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New York: American Tract Society, (1852). Illustrated by BW tissue frontis. First edition. Original Blind-stamped cloth. 16mo (16cm). pp. 78. Very Good. Foxing starting, faded cloth binding..
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CAPTAINS ALL.

by Wetjen, Albert Richard 1900-48.

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf [Vail-Ballou Press], May 1924. First edition. Black blind-stamped cloth and topstain decorated in grey chain and printed navy, thick paper issue, deckled edges. 8vo. pp. 217. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Navy print a bit rubbed on topboard and spine. Small bookseller ticket. Eight nautical shorts..
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LETTING GO & HOLDING ON.

by Roberts, D. M. (Donna).

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Worcester, MA: Self published [CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform], 2010. Illustrated by Grant Sarber cover. First edition. First Book. Stiff illustrated wraps. Signed by author on half-title. 8vo. pp. 293. Near Fine. Traces of wear. ISBN: 9781466420021..
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946. Translated by Charles Archer and J.S. Scott from the Norwegian. later edition. c.1920-22. 3 volumes. Brown cloth printed gilt, brown topstain. 8vo. pp. 1043, [5]. Near Fine/No jacket, as issued. Traces of wear to binding; internally fine. Her renown trilogy of Scandinavia set in the Middle Ages..
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BOOK OF JAMAICA, A Novel, The.

by Banks, Russell b.1940.

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1980. First printing and edition. Book Five. Tan linen, black print, yellow topstain. 8vo. pp. ix, [1] blank, 326. Near Fine/Very Good/Unclipped price in mylar. Surface rubbing to bright jacket with closed tear and chip at heel. Ink owner ffep. ISBN: 0395290856..
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HAMLETS. A TALE, The.

by Martineau, Harriet 1802-76.

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Boston: James Munroe & Co, 1844. Second US edition. c.1833 as Poor Laws and Paupers Illustrated: The Parish, The Hamlet. c.1836 (separately). Original brown blind-stamped cloth, gilt decorated spine. 16mo. pp. [iv], 181, 3 blank. About Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Spine and corners chipped. Internally near fine with overall edge toning throughout. Front hinge section (1.5-inches) pulled, hinges sound… Read more
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Leipzig: Philipp Reclam, n.d.. Zweite auflage, second edition. Zweite auflage. Cloth backed marble covered boards. 16mo (14cm). pp. 105, [vi] ads. Very Good. Light edgewear, one foxed stain on page 1. [Russian Revenge. The New Action. Two Novellas, completely revised]..
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ZAUBERER mit Holzschnitten von Karl Thylmann, Der.

by Gogol, Nikolaus [Nikolay Vasilyevich] 1809-52.

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Leipzig: Kurt Wolff Verlag, n.d. Translated by Philipp Lobenstein. Illustrated by frontis and 11 full page Thylmann woodcuts. Unspecified edition. [c.1832 as short story 'Terrible Vengeance' in volume 2 of Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka]. Decorative orange paper covered boards with printed paste-on topboard title. Cr.4to (24.5cm). pp. 100, [4]. Very Good. Archival cloth backing added, slightly worn corners,… Read more
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MASQUE AUX YEUX D'OR, Le.

by Cahuet, Alberic.

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Paris: Le Livre de Demain, Fayard, 1933. Illustrated by 32 bois originaux de Claudel (woodcuts). Yellow illustrated wraps, unopened, uncut. Cr.4to. pp. 126, [2] colophon. Very Good. Archival spine reinforcement and repair; most sections unopened..
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HENRY WORTHINGTON Idealist.

by Sherwood, Margaret (Pollock) 1864-1955.

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London: Macmillan, 1899. Illustrated by several vignettes. First (SD) edition. Green cloth, gilt print spine and topboard, uncut, t.e.g. 8vo. pp. 294, [14] ads, [1] blank. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Rubbed caps, internally near fine, faint ink owner..
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New York: P. J. Kenedy, 1899. Illustrated by head and tail vignettes. First thus (SD) edition. Mustard cloth decorated red, floral end papers. 12mo. pp. 272. Near Fine. Light cap wear and touch of rear soil, internally fine..
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Konstanz (Constance): Buch- und Kunstverlag (Book and Art Publisher) Carl Hirsch A. G., (1924). Illustrated by Color frontis and one plate (H.K.T.). Assumed first edition. Cloth backed paper covered boards, cover pictorial paste-on, purple end papers. Cr.8vo. pp. 64. About Very Good. Top board appears to be stained with sprayed ink; pages toned internally; short edge tear to rear end… Read more
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Boston: Gould and Lincoln, 1853. Translated by M. E. from the French of "Trois sermons sous Louis XV" also under "France before the Revolution". First US (SD) edition. 2 volumes. Original brown blind-stamped paper with G&L center emblem, gilt spine titles, original pale yellow eps. Tiny binder's ticket rear pastedown volume one: "Bound by Bradley & Co. Boston". Cr.8vo. pp.… Read more
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London: G. Routledge & Co, 1856. Translated by [assumed H. D. (H.W. Dulken)], preface by. Illustrated by Engraved frontis and three additional plates with tissue guards. Later edition. (from the Jugendschriften of Gustav Nieritz). Original royal blind-stamped cloth, gilt decorated spine, topboard gilt print, yellow eps. 16mo (16cm). pp. 192. Good/No jacket, as issued/In mylar protector. Cap and corner chipping,… Read more
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Nashville, TN: Printed for The St. Lawrence University by Parthenon Press, 1962. Edited by Lacy Lockert, and preface. First thus edition. c.1921. Red cloth. 12mo. pp. 414. Fine/Very Good/No price in mylar. Light soil and sunning to paper printed jacket and one closed tear. Folded printed announcement laid in "With the compliments of the St. Lawrence University Library Sent at… Read more
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