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The Lovers

by Winsor, Kathleen

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Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$10.00

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New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, inc., 1952. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 362 pages. Hardcover in colour illustrated dust jacket. DJ is sunned, has some edge-wear and small tears. Some chipping at headcap/foot of spine. Slight soiling. Text is clean.
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The Suppression of Vice

by Read, Patrick

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781903988046
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$20.00

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Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, UK: Kingsfield Publications, 2003. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 308 pages. Soft cover bound in pale blue wrappers. Moderate wear to the binding with a spot of soiling on the rear cover. A sound copy with clean text.
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Tom Swift & His Airship

by Appleton, Victor

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781557091772
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$7.00

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Bedford, MA: Applewood Books, 1992. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 216, (4) pages. FACSIMILE edition of the original 1910 edition. Hardcover in colour dust jacket. The front inner flap of the jacket is clipped; otherwise the jacket has light wear, has some rub marks on rear cover. Bumping, small bends at foot of spine. Text is clean.… Read more
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God and Mr. Gomez

by Smith, Jack Clifford

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Pages Past Used and Rare Books
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780883490396
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$10.00

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New York: Reader's Digest Press, 1974. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 217 pages. Hardcover in white glossy paper dust jacket. DJ is toned, has 1.5 inch long tear on back cover. White price sticker on rear cover. DJ is chipped at headcap. Text is toned.
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The Devil's Dictionary

by Bierce, Ambrose

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Published
1941
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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Cleveland and New York: The World Publishing Company, 1941. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo. 376 pages. Hardcover bound in brown cloth. Moderate wear to the binding. Endpapers browned and foxed. The text is a bit toned. The copyright page states "Tower Book Edition / First Printing 1941," although the title was… Read more
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South Pacific: A Musical Play

by Hammerstein, Oscar

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Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
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$15.00

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New York: Random House, 1949. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo. 170 pages. Hardcover in tan cloth with small illustration on front cover. Binding is smudged, toned near edges. text is clean. Illustrated.
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May We Borrow Your Husband? And Other Comedies of the Sexual Life

by Greene, Graham

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Published
1967
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$6.50

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London, Sydney, Toronto: Bodley Press, 1967. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo. 188 pages. Hardcover in green publisher's cloth. Binding is a bit rubbed and the spine is sunned. Fore-edge of text block is foxed. Prior owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Text is clean.
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Brighton Rock

by Greene, Graham

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780670191536
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$10.00

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New York: The Viking Press, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Small octavo. 309 pages. Hardcover in glossy white dust jacket. DJ is foxed, has light wear. Text is clean.
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Glory

by Nabokov, Vladimir

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Pages Past Used and Rare Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$6.00

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New York, Toronto: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1971. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 205 pages. Hardcover in yellow dust jacket. DJ has light rubbing. White price sticker on rear cover. Fore-edge of text block is foxed. Text is clean.
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Transparent Things

by Nabokov, Vladimir

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
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$6.00

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New York, St Louis, San Francisco, Toronto: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1972. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 104 pages. Hardcover in silver dust jacket. DJ is rubbed. Fore-edge of the text block is foxed. Bottom edge of text block has a damp spot. Text is clean.
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Ada or Ardor: A Family Chronicle

by Nabokov, Vladimir

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$15.00

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New York, Toronto: McGraw -Hill Book Company, 1969. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 589 pages. Hardcover in black dust jacket. DJ is rubbed, has a couple of tears at headcap of spine. Fore-edge of text block is foxed. Stated First Edition
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Cakes and Ale (Two Volumes)

by Jerrold, Douglas

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Published
1842
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$200.00

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London: How and Parsons, 1842. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. George Cruikshank. 12mos. 322, (2), 315 pages. Two volume set. Hardcovers rebound in full red leather by Riviere. Signed "Bound by Riviere" in type on the verso of the front flyleaves. The cloth from the original bindings is pasted onto the rear flyleaves… Read more
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One of Ours

by Cather, Willa

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Published
1923
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1923. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo. 459 pages. Hardcover bound in tan cloth. The binding shows some moderate wear, and the spine is toned. Secure inner hinges. The top edge of the text block is a little wavy, as it had been exposed to moisture, but there are no… Read more
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The Professor's House

by Cather, Willa

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Published
1925
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1925. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo. 283 pages. Hardcover bound in tan cloth. The binding shows moderate wear, and the spine is toned. Secure inner hinges. Early owner's gift inscription on the front flyleaf. A sturdy copy. The copyright page states "First and Second Printing… Read more
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Shadows on the Rock

by Cather, Willa

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Pages Past Used and Rare Books
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$12.50

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1931. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo. 280 pages. Hardcover bound in green cloth. The binding shows some rubbing and wear, and the spine is a bit sunned. Early owner's signature on the front flyleaf. A sound copy with clean text. The copyright… Read more
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Christmas with Grandmother Elsie

by Finley, Martha

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Published
1888
Condition
Near Fine
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$7.50

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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1888. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo. 317 pages. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within.
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Hemingway, an Old Friend Remembers

by Kiley, Jed

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$6.00

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New York: Hawthorn Books, Inc., 1965. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. 198 pages. Hardcover with a grey dust jacket. The jacket shows light to moderate wear and is not price-clipped. Jacket spine is a little sunned. The book is sound and clean within. Laid in loosely is… Read more
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The Old Beauty and Others by Cather

by Cather, Willa

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Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$12.50

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1948. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 12mo. 166 pages. Hardcover with a pale blue, green and white dust jacket. The jacket is rubbed and a bit dulled from handling and is price-clipped. The book is sound with secure inner hinges. Endpapers toned. Stated First… Read more
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A Ken of Kipling Being a Biographical Sketch of Rudyard Kipling, with an Appreciation and Some Anecdotes

by Clemens, Will M.

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Published
1899
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$8.00

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New York: New Amsterdam Book Company, 1899. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo. 141 pages. Hardcover bound in orange pictorial cloth with cover designs embossed in brown and with lettering in gilt. The binding shows some wear but is sound. SPine is a bit dulled. Secure inner hinge and clean… Read more
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The Beach of Falesa (The Folio Society). In Slipcase

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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Published
1959
Condition
Near Fine
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$15.00

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London: The Folio Society, 1959. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo. 110 pages. Hardcover bound in green cloth and housed in a tan slipscase. (The work was not published with a dust jacket, only a slipcase). The slipcase has some edge wear but is sturdy and is not splitting. The book is sound and… Read more
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