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The Abandoned

by Gallico, Paul

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Renaissance Books
Published
1950
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
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$38.20

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N. Y.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1950. Fine but for some rubbing to extremities, in price-clipped jacket with touch of sunning to spine, and small traces of wear to extremities. Internally bright and clean.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Iron in the Soul

by Sartre, Jean - Paul

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Renaissance Books
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
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$42.44

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London: Hamish Hamilton, 1950. About fine but for a small stain to bottom edge of the text blockat the heel, in jacket with some sunning to spine, and a little soiling.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good. Illus. by Ayrton, Michael ( Jacket Cover ).
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The Virgin and the Gypsy

by Lawrence, D. H.

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Renaissance Books
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
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$38.20

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London: Martin Secker, 1930. About fine but for lightly bumped extremities, and some fine speckling to front cover and fore edge. Internally fine.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +.
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Purple Pirate

by Mundy, Talbot

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Renaissance Books
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
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$42.44

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N. Y.: D. Appleton - Century Company, 1936. About fine but for prev. owner insc. dated 1936, on the front pastedown, lightly worn extremities, and a bit of superficial soiling. Internally bright and solid.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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Love Among the Haystacks & Other Pieces

by Lawrence, D. H.

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Renaissance Books
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Limited / Numbererd
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$42.44

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London: The Nonesuch Press, 1930. Just very good, with rubbing to extremities and spine, with significant foxing to prelims, and scattered foxing throughout,. First Edition Limited / Numbererd. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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Giles Goat - Boy or the Revised New Syllabus

by Barth, John ( SIGNED )

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Renaissance Books
Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
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$63.66

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Garden City, N. Y.: Doubleday and Company, Inc, 1966. Essentially fine, with slightest bumping to spine heel, in price-clipped jacket with traces of soil to bottom edge. First state, with H 18 on last page. A very attractive copy.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Republic of Wine

by Yan, Mo

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Renaissance Books
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
ISBN
9781559705318
Item Price
$84.88

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N. Y.: Arcade Publishing, 2000. Essentially fine, with only minor bumps to top corners. An unread copy, in a fine jacket. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine.
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The Tin Drum

by Grass, Gunther

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Renaissance Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Printing of First British Edition
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$42.44

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London: Secker & Warburg,, 1962. About fine but for minor bumping to extremities, small stain to top edge, and prev. owner insc ( dated 1964 ) on ffep. Price-clipped jacket has wear to extremities, sunned spine, and some soiling to back panel.. First Printing of First British Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good.
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The Onion Field

by Wambaugh, Joseph ( SIGNED )

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Renaissance Books
Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
ISBN
9780440066927
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$42.44

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N. Y.: Delacorte Press, 1973. Fine but for minor splash stain at bottom of fore edge. and small sticker ghost lower corner of title page, from authentication crap that comes with this copy. Jacket has a touch of wear to top of spine at back fold. Signed on the title page.. First Printing of the First … Read more
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All Our Yesterdays

by Tomlinson, H. M. ( SIGNED )

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Renaissance Books
Published
1930
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, Limited, Numbered, Signed
Item Price
$127.32

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London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1930. Essentially fine, with only the slightest traces of use. at extremities. An apparently unread copy. # 767 of 1025. Gilt stamped bevelled boards Top edge gilt. Laid in is a signed, handwritten letter to his friend, and frequent correspondant, Canadian author Frederick Niven. References in this 2 page letter ( 1 sheet, both sides… Read more
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$127.32
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John Ermine of the Yellowstone

by Remington, Frederic

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Renaissance Books
Published
1902
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Issue of First Edition
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$106.10

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N. Y.: The Macmillan Company, 1902. About fine but for light wear to extremities, small scrape to spine, and one loose plate. Top edge gilt. 17 illustrations by Remington. 271 pages + ads. First issue of the first edition, with spelling error.. First Issue of First Edition . Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Remington, Frederic.
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The Lion of Boaz-Jachin and Jachin-Boaz

by Hoban, Russell

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Renaissance Books
Published
1973
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
ISBN
9780224008310
Item Price
$29.71

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1973. Fine copy, in a price-clopped jacket with a couple of closed tears, tape repaired internally.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good.
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Let it Come Down

by Bowles, Paul

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Renaissance Books
Published
1952
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
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$42.44

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N. Y.: Random House, 1952. Fine but for a little toning to pastedowns, and insignificant bumping to top of spine. Jacket has some wear to extremities, and small chips at spine heel.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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The Hoofmarks of the Faun ( SIGNED )

by Ransome, Arthur

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Renaissance Books
Published
1911
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
Item Price
$551.72

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London: Martin Secker, 1911. About fine but for darkened spine, lightly worn extremities, and some marks to covers. Internally fine. From the library of Frederick Niven, and inscribed to him by Martin Secker. One of the more elusive Ransome titles.. Signed by Publisher. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Association Copy.
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Nigger Heaven

by Van Vechten, Carl

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Renaissance Books
Published
1926
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
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$84.88

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N. Y.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1926. About fine but for a little wear to extremities, toning to spine and fore edges, and name on ffep. Internally fine.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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Doctor Faustus the Life of the German Composer Adrian Leverkuhn as Told By a Friend.

by Mann, Thomas

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Renaissance Books
Published
1948
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
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$55.17

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N. Y.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1948. Fine copy, in price-clipped jacket, with Insignificant traces of wear to extremities.Red topstain A superior copy.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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Hotel Du Lac

by Brookner, Anita

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Renaissance Books
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
ISBN
9780394542157
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$42.44

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N. Y.: Pantheon, 1985. Fine but for prev. owner name, in jacket with insignificant traces od use.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine.
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Sea Glass: A Novel

by Shreve, Anita ( SIGNED )

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Renaissance Books
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
ISBN
9780316780810
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$42.44

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Boston: Little, Brown, 2002. Fine, unread copy, in a fine jacket.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Taltos: Lives of the Mayfair Witches

by Rice, Anne

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Renaissance Books
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
ISBN
9780679425731
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$42.44

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N. Y.: Alfred Knopf, 1994. Fine, unread copy, in a fine jacket, signed on the title page.. Signed by Author. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Here is Where We Meet

by Berger, John

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Renaissance Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
ISBN
9780747573173
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$42.44

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London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2005. Fine, unread copy, in a fine jacket.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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