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The Renaissance: A Short History (Modern Library Chronicles)
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The Renaissance: A Short History (Modern Library Chronicles)

By Johnson, Paul

U.S.A.: Modern Library, 2000. Nice clean unmarked first printing of this 2000 year ML book. In the heavy glassine jacket with printing on it.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$7.11

The Best Short Stories of O. Henry

By Henry, O. ; Bennett A. Cerf and Van H. Cartmell (ed)

Modern Library Special library issue of O. Henry in full brown buckram binding with reinforced hinges and library pocket at front stating Random House Reading Program. Spine carries in silver Buckram Reinforced 26. Some light wear. This is one of the 60s produced buckrams for libraries.. Special Issue. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$8.97

The Poorhouse Fair & Rabbit, Run

By Updike, John

Modern Library, 1965. Hardcover in dustjacket, first MLE stated 1965, jacket has some wear and small spot on front of jacket where a sticker has been pulled, book has a remainder mark H on the front endpage in purple and some marks that look like tape marks on the bottom and top edges of the boards. Looks just a bit better than the description.. First Modern Library Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$13.62

Apologia Pro Vita Sua

By Newman, John Henry Cardinal

Modern Library, 1950. Hardcover in dustjacket, very decent copy with first ML edition stated, introduction by Anton C. Pegis, dustjacket has very slight chipping to a few edges, mostly top back and price clipped.. First Modern Library Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$22.92

Pascal's Pensees and the Provincial Letters

By Pascal, Blaise; Saxe Commins (intro)

Modern Library, 1941. Decent hardcover in dustjacket, owners name and date on front free endpage, 1941 date but later printing circa 1953, dustjacket price of dollar twenty five still intact. No marks to text but there is a marred space on the top edge block where it looks like the book was dropped in a hard surface, not very large.. Modern Library Edition - Later Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$19.20

Doctor Faustus

By Mann, Thomas

Modern Library, 1966. Hardcover in dustjacket with First Modern Library Edition, 1966 on copyright page. Clean and unmarked with just slightly worn dustjacket, price intact on jacket. Russet red binding with gold titles on spine. . First Modern Library Edition. Hardcover. Nearfine/Very Good+. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$13.62

Death be Not Proud

By Gunther, John

Modern Library, 1953. Hardcover in dustjacket. Jacket has tiny chip to top edge and darkened on spine, owners name neatly written on front endpage, price clipped top flap. Contains new introduction especially written by Gunther for this ML edition. This printing circa 1959.. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$7.11

Possession: A Romance
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Possession: A Romance

By Byatt, A. S

Modern Library, 2002. Nice clean unmarked hardcover in dustjacket, 2001 Modern library edition with first printing, new introduction by author A. S. Byatt. Light shelf-wear noted.. First Modern Library Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$6.18

The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas

By Stein, Gertrude

Modern Library, 1980. Nice clean unmarked hardcover in dustajcket, with firsrt printing and 1980 statement from Modern Library, price intact. . First Modern Edition. Hard Cover. Nearfine/Nearfine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$39.66

The Satyricon of Petronius

By Peronius Arbiter

Modern Library, 1929. Nice clean red cloth binding with pink colored endpages in original early dustacket with small chip to front top and tiny loss to right corner, first stated on copyright page. . First Modern Library Edition. Hard Cover. Nearfine/Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$51.15

Studs Lonigan: a Triology

By Farrell, James T

Modern Library, 1963. Hardcover in price clipped dustjacket, nice illus jacket, tiny chip to top of spine, name on the front pastedown beneath front flap, some underlining and margin remarks thru the first novel Young Lonigan. . Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$8.97

The Life and Works of Beethoven

By Burk, John N

Modern Library, 1943. Nice modern library edition printed circa 1959, clean unmaked text in price clipped dustjacket with small chip to top edge. . Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$6.18

The Private Papers of Henry Ryecroft

By Gissing, George

Modern Library, 1936. Modern library reprint circa 1936-7 in balloon cloth and dustjacket, jacket is very fragile with some splitting at the flap creases, spine is sun darkened.. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

$13.62

Modern American Poets

By Aiken, Conrad

Modern Library, 1927. Limp letherette, about average condition with some tiny white speckles to top front area, this is pretty minor, no writing inside, has statement of First ML Edition 1927. . First Modern Library Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$7.86

Women in Love

By Lawrence, D. H.

Modern Library, 1937. First Modern Library, 1937, binding hinge loose at the title page, red cloth well worn and dulled on both boards and spine.. First Modern Library Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$8.65

The Philosophy of Jean-Paul Sartre

By Sartre, Jean-Paul (edited By Robert Denoon Cumming)

Modern Library, 1966 A nice bright copy of book with gift inscription on the back of the front free endpage (a blank page facing the half-title page), otherwise unmarked. Dustjacket has light wear, spine a little soiled, price on flap is inked over and new price written in.. First Modern Library Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$14.45

The Short Stories of Saki

By Saki (H. H. Munro)

Modern Library, 1951. Dark blue covers, decent condition, no writing noted. Dustjacket is worn and split in two down the spine at the back gutter, edgewear and some loss at spine ends, price intact.. Stated First Modern Library. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$9.65

Oracles of Nostradamus

By Ward, Charles A

Modern Library, 1940 Clean copy in nice DJ with minor edgewear at extremities. ML 81 (81.3) DJ dates to around 1952, blue cloth.. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$7.65

An Outline of Psychoanalysis

By Thompson, Clara (Editor)

Modern Library, 1955. Minor edge wear to DJ. Bump on top edge of front board. Authoritative statements by Freud, Adler, Jung, Reich, etc. Revised Ed.. Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$7.11

Selected Papers of Bertrand Russell

By Russell, Bertrand

Modern Library. Circa 1950, grey cloth with green inset, name on ffep, otherwise unmarked, in lighlty worn dustjacket with price intact and darkened spine. ML# 137.. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$6.41

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