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In the Skin of a Lion

by Michael Ondaatje

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Quaker House Books
Published
2009
Condition
As New
ISBN
9781408800348
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$42.00

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London: Bloomsbury, 2009. Collector's Edition. Unread. In beige paper covered boards with design and lettering in bwon on front cover and spine. Patterned endpapers. Reading Ribbon. Square, tight, and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Jacket is intact with photograph and brown lettering on front panel and spine. In new protective jacket cover. Printed on wood-free,… Read more
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The Prison Wall

by Ethel M. Dell

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Quaker House Books
Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
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$19.00

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1933. First Edition. First Printing. In orange cloth covers with stamped lettering in black on front cover and spine. Green stained top edge. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages.Inscription on title page. Light foxing to page edges. Light shelf wear. Jacket is intact with price on upper front… Read more
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Rain of Ashes

by James Neugass

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Quaker House Books
Published
1949
Condition
Good
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$52.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1949. Stated First Edition. In blue cloth covers with gilt banding and lettering on spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Small stain on top edge. Bumping of ends of spine. Light to moderate shelf wear. Jacket is intact with price on upper fornt flap. Chipping to ends of… Read more
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Come In Spinner!

by Dymphna Cusack and Florence James

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Quaker House Books
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good
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$35.00

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New York: William Morrow, 1951. First Edition. First Printing. In black cloth covers with lettering in red on spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Light bumping to tail of spine. Light shelf wear. Jacket is intact with price on upper front flap. Light bumping to edges Closed tear on rear head of spine. Moderate… Read more
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A Moment of Time (Signed)

by Sydney R. McLean

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Quaker House Books
Published
1945
Condition
Good
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$26.00

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1945. First edition. Third Impression. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper and again on title page. In burgundy cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Bumping of ends of spine. Light shelf wear. Jacket is intact with price on upper front flap.… Read more
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The Newcomes: Memoirs of a Most Respectable Family

by William Makepeace Thackeray (Ed. Arthur Rendennis)

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Quaker House Books
Published
1859
Condition
Good
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$65.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1859. Two Volumes on One. In black cloth covers with stamped linear borders on front cover and gilt lettering on spine. Over 100 illustrations. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Chipping of ends of spine. Three corners are through. Moderate shelf wear. Photos upon request. . Hardcover. Good. 8vo… Read more
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Impressions of Theophrastus Such

by George Eliot

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Quaker House Books
Condition
Good
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$45.00

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Chicago: Belford, Clarke & Company No date burt circa 1889. In marbled paper covered boards with tan leather corners and spine with five raised bands. Marbled endpapers and edges. Square and intact copy. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Scuffing on ends of spine and corners. Name of Eliot and title rubbed heavily on spine. Photos upon request. .… Read more
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Wings

by John Monk Saunders

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Quaker House Books
Published
1917
Condition
Good
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$18.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1917. In blue cloth covers with embossed blue lettering blocked in black on front cover and black lettering on spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked text pages, Pictorial endpapers with an inscription and date on front free endpaper. Bumping of ends of spine. Light to kmoderate wear. Jacket is intact but price clipped.… Read more
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The Tremolino

by Joseph Conrad

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Quaker House Books
Published
1942
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$25.00

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New York: Philip C. Duschnes, 1942. Near Fine. Tipped-in notice states that this is one of 500 copies, specially boaund for the American Institute of Graphic Arts. Signed by illustrator on rear colophon page. In peach paper covered boards with gilt lettering on spine. Square, intact, and tight binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Small clodsed tear on… Read more
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The Boys of Bellwood School

by Frank V. Webster

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Quaker House Books
Published
1910
Condition
Good
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$22.00

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New York: Cupples & Leon, 1910. First edition. In cream cloth covers with black lettering and illustration of a boy in a blue suit on front cover. and black lettering on spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked text pages. Foxing to endpapers. Bumping of ends of spine and corners. Light to moderate shelf wear. Jacket is intact… Read more
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The Court of Boyville (Signed)

by William Allen White

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Quaker House Books
Published
1910
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1910. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Inscribed, signed, and dated to James Kerney, editor of the Trenton Times on half title page. Black and white illustrationsSquare and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Bumping and light rubbing to ends of spine. Moderate shelf wear. Photos upon request. .… Read more
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The Miser's Daughter

by Harrison Ainsworth

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Quaker House Books
Published
1902
Condition
Good
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$28.00

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London: Gibbings & Company, 1902. Windsor Edition. In maroon cloth covers with bright gilt skyline illustration on front cover and stamped gilt lettering on spine. Gilt top edges. Uncut fore-edges. Square and intact bindings. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Bumping of ends of spine. Light to moderate shelf wear. Photos upon request. . Hardcover. Good. 12mo -… Read more
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"Probable Sons"

by Amy LeFeuvre

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Quaker House Books
Published
1896
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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Chicago: Fleming H. Revell, 1896. In green cloth covers and stamped illustration of a girl , trees, and clouds with dark green plants and lettering on front cover and green lettering on spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked text pages. Foxing on front cover and some discoloration on rear cover. Moderate shelf wear. Beautifully written two page note… Read more
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The Vizier of the Two-Horned Alexander

by Frank R. Stockton

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Quaker House Books
Published
1899
Condition
Good
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$22.00

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New York: The Century Company, 1899. In green cloth covers with five black in red silhouettes and stamped gilt lettering on front cover and gilt lettering on spine. Gilt top edge with uncut for-edge and tail edge. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Bumping of lower spine and upper corners. Moderate shelf wear.… Read more
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The Feet of the Furtive

by Charles G. D. Roberts

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Quaker House Books
Published
1913
Condition
Good
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$22.00

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1913. First edition. In green cloth covers and stamped illustration and lettering in white, green and brown on front cover and same on spine. Grey stained top edge. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked text pages. Bumping and rubbing of ends of spine and corners. Moderate shelf wear. Photos upon request. . Hardcover. Good/No… Read more
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Jo's Boys, and How They Turned Out

by Louisa May Alcott

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Quaker House Books
Published
1886
Condition
Good
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$22.00

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Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1886. 1890 printing. In mustard cloth covers with stamped black lettering and striping and branch on front cover and emboosed lettering on upper stamp and rest stamped lettering and design on spine. Design endpapers in green. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Bumping and heavy rubbing to ends of spine and corners.… Read more
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Romola (Vols. I and II)

by George Eliot

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Quaker House Books
Published
1890
Condition
Good
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$82.00

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Boston: Estes and Lauriat, 1890. Edition de Luxe of which this is number 96 of 250. In elaborately designed vellum with gilt and blue borders and letters in blue on front cover and same on spine. Gilt top edges. Square and intact bindings, except for Volume Ii which has cracked front and rear hinges. with split edge on spine.,… Read more
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The Wayward Bus

by John Steinbeck

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Quaker House Books
Published
1947
Condition
Good
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$54.00

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New York: Viking, 1947. First Edition, published February, 1947. Stated Second Printing. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering and blindstamped bus on front cover and gilt lettering on spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked text pages. Gift subscription on front free endpaper. Bumping of ends of spine. Light tanning to page edges. Jacket is intact with price… Read more
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East of Eden

by John Steinbeck

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Quaker House Books
Published
1952
Condition
Good
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$50.00

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New York: Viking, 1952. First Edition with "bite " for 'bright" . First printing with 'First published by the Viking Press in September, 1952" with no other printings. In green cloth covers with dark green lettering on from cover and dark green lettering in grey rectangle on spine. Clean and unmarked text pages. Cracked front hinge. Previous owner's name… Read more
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Mamba's Daughter's (Signed)

by Du Bose Heyward

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Quaker House Books
Published
1929
Condition
Good
Item Price
$110.00

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Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran, 1929. First Edition. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper. In green cloth covers with label with green lettering on upper spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Fraying of ends of spine and corners. Moderate shelf wear. Photos upon request. . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo… Read more
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$110.00