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THE HISTORIES OF GARGANTUA AND PANTAGRUEL A New Translation by J. M. Cohen

By RABELAIS, FRANCOIS

United Kingdom: PENGUIN. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. 1955. Paperback. A Very Good 1955 paperback, in Fair dustjacket. Book is very lightly creased to spine, lightly bumped and rubbed to ends. There is a little shelf-wear to bottom edge. Some very light foxing to covers and tanned text block edges. Internally, no writing or stamps. Clean, toned pages throughout. The unclipped dustjacket is well-rubbed to extremities, with some chipping and small closed tears to spine ends and some edge-wear. There is a small hole rubbed to rear spine edge. Spine is lightly foxed, as is interior. A nice, tight copy. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; The Penguin Classics; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$9.19

Selections From The Writings Of Joseph Addison
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Selections From The Writings Of Joseph Addison

By Wendell, B.; Greenough, C.N. (Eds.)

United States: Ginn & Company. Very Good. 1905. First Edition. Hardcover. A Very Good hardcover, without dustjacket. Book is in clean green cloth-covered boards, with some foxing to spine. Spine ends and corners are bumped and lightly rubbed, with a little spine lean. Internally, owner's inscription to front endpaper, neatly inked. Clean, ivoried pages throughout, with frontispiece of Addison. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; Athenaeum Press Series; 346 pages .

$13.16

Sport and Pastimes in English Literature (Teaching of English Series)

By Wood, L S & Burrows, H L [editors]

United Kingdom: Thomas Nelson. Very Good. 1925. Hardcover. A very good 1925 hardcover without dustwrapper in clean navy boards with bright gilt lettering bumped/rubbed to the corners. The spine with bright gilt lettering is bumped/rubbed to the ends, internally without writing or stamps, unmarked pages slightly toned and foxed to the text-block edges. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 54x75 .

$7.87

Swann's Way

By Proust, Marcel

The Franklin Library. Very Good. 1983. Leather Bound. A near fine Franklyn Library hardcover without dustwrapper in spotless red quarter bound boards with bright gilt decoration to the fabric and sharp corners. The red leather spine with five raised bands, bright gilt lettering and decoration is without bumping. Internally without writing or stamps, unmarked pages all edges gilt and red silk ribbon bookmark attached. A very nice copy, gently - if ever - read. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 60x40 .

$26.38

Jeremy

By Hugh Walpole

United Kingdom: Macmillan. Very Good. 1957. Paperback. 0333005015 . A Very Good 1957 St Martin's Library paperback without creases to the tanned spine, lightly aged, slightly creased, and edge-worn covers. Internally, without writing or stamps; unmarked toned pages. A very nice copy. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; St Martin's Library .

$6.55

John Donne: Life, Mind and Art
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John Donne: Life, Mind and Art

By Carey, John

A very good paperback without creases to the spine, slightly creased/edge-worn covers, internally without writing or stamps, unmarked pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.

$11.84

Virgin Soil

By Turgenev, Ivan

United Kingdom: Heinemann. Good in Fair dust jacket. 1924. Hardcover. PLEASE NOTE: VOLUME 2 ONLY - A good 1924 hardcover in a fair unclipped dustwrapper. The book is in clean green boards bumped to the spine ends and upper corners, internally without writing or stamps, unmarked toned pages tanned to the text-block edges. The aged matte dustwrapper is soiled and somewhat foxed and creased to the edges - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Vol. 2; 260 pages .

$9.19

THE SMALL HOUSE AT ALLINGTON

By Trollope, Anthony

United Kingdom: Thomas Nelson. Very Good. 1948. Hardcover. A very good pocket sized undated hardcover in a good original acetate dustwrapper, without slipcase (if issued). The book is in clean cream boards with sharp rubbed corners, the spine with bright gilt lettering, is tanned and lightly bumped to the ends. Internally without writing or stamps, unmarked pages very slightly tanned to the text-block edges and tinted red to the text-block edges. The acetate sleeve has one small tear to the upper edge and is corner clipped. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 60x40 .

$7.87

English Prose, Volume V: Mrs. Gaskell To Henry James

By Peacock, William

United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. 1937. Hardcover. A very good 1937 reprint hardcover in the World's Classic Series, in an about good scarce frail price-clipped dustwrapper. The book is in spotless blue boards with lightly bumped corners, the spine with bright gilt lettering is bumped to the ends. Internally fine without writing or stamps, unmarked pages tanned to the text-block edges with top edge tinted blue. The aged lightly foxed dustwrapper is creased to the edges with several small closed tears and chips to the spine ends and corners - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; World's Classics; 60x40 .

$6.55

The BETROTHED; MR. CHRYSTAL CROFTANGRY'S NARRATIVE; and THE HIGHLAND WIDOW

By Scott, Sir Walter

United Kingdom: Henry Frowde Oxford University. Good. 1912. Hardcover. A good small hardcover without dustwrapper in aged blue faux leather boards with a bright gilt entwined SW with are lightly soiled and bumped/rubbed to the spine ends/corners, the spine has dulled gilt lettering and is bumped/rubbed to the ends, previous owner's name inked on the shadowed endpaper, clean pages. With 24 listed black and white illustrations. A nice copy. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 347 pages .

$13.16

Adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane

By Le Sage, Alain Rene

Frederick Warne and Co.. Good. Hardcover. A hardcover in good reading in blue cloth-covered boards which have several light cup rings and very light stains, bumped corners, the spine has a small knock with a tiny cut to the frabic and is bumped/rubbed to the ends, internally very good without writing or stamps, unmarked very occasionally lightly foxed pages foxed/tanned to the text-block foredge and top edge dulled gilt. Not a beauty queen but a tight useful copy. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$19.77

An English Anthology of Prose and Poetry

By Newbolt, Sir Henry

J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1922. Hardcover. A Very Good hardcover without dustjacket. Book is bumped to spine ends, rubbed to corners and lightly edge-worn, sunned to spine and lightly faded to board heads. Internally, some very light foxing to prelims and light soiling to lower text block edge. Pages are clean and bright throughout. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$39.67

The Story of Eros and Psyche (Retold From Apuleius) Together with Some Early Verses

By Carpenter, Edward

George Allen & Unwin, Ltd.. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1923. Hardcover. A very good 1923 Allen & Unwin hardcover in a good scarce unclipped dustwrapper. The book is in clean tan boards with sharp corners, bumped spine ends, tiny contemporary bookseller plate on the front pastedown, toned occasionally lightly foxed pages very foxed/tanned to the rough-cut text-block edges. The dustwrapper is very aged and lightly foxed, creased to the edges with tiny cips to the spine ends/tips supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. A nice copy. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$46.28

Prose Fancies with a Lithographed Portrait of the Author

By Le Gallienne, Richard

Elkin Matthews. Good. Hardcover. A good 1984 2nd printing hardcover without dustwrapper in aged/lightly rubbed blue cloth-covered boards bumped/rubbed to the spine ends/corners, the front hinge is cracked at the front end-paper, no writing or stamps, unmarked pages very tanned to the rough-cut text-block edges. A collection of articles on issues and thoughts of the day. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$6.55

The Ingoldsby Legends

By Barham, R. H.

United Kingdom: Blackie & Son Ltd. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1909. Hardcover. A Very Good hardcover in like wrapper. Book is in clean blue boards, with light bumping and rubbing to spine heel, sharp corners, very light edgewear, and some very light foxing to prelims and text block edge. Price-clipped dustwrapper is foxed within and without, edgeworn and bumped to spine ends, with several small closed tears to spine head. A very nice copy. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; Wallet Library .

$18.51

The Autocrat At the Breakfast Table

By Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Walter Scott. Very Good-. Hardcover. A good hardcover without dustwrapper in green cloth-covered boards with bright gilt lettering and decoration to the corners, lightly bumped/lightly rubbed to the corners, the spine is bumped/rubbed to the ends, internally a small copperplate previous owner's name and a tiny Glasgow bookshop stamp, toned occasionally slightly foxed pages with top edge gilt, and foxing to the fore and bottom edges - a bright tight copy. Part of the Scott Library. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Walter Scott Library .

$9.19

Nala and Damayanti
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Nala and Damayanti

By Penzer, Norman M

A Good hardcover without dustjacket. Book is in soiled, rubbed boards which are very rubbed and bumped to the corners and bottom edges. The white vellum backstrip is soiled and bumped to the ends. Internally very good, no writing or stamps, tanned pages, only very occasionally lightly foxed, tanned and foxed to the text-block edges. One of a limited edition of 1000, though unnumbered. Illustrations are all present. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.

$26.38

ERZAHLUNGEN

By von Kleist, Heinrich

Germany: DTV Deutscher Taschenbuch. Good+. 1972. Paperback. PLEASE NOTE: TEXT IN GERMAN - A good used paperback with lightly creased tanned spine, slightly soiled/creased/edge-worn covers, internally without writing or stamps, unmarked pages tanned to the text-block edges. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$6.55

Robinson Crusoe
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Robinson Crusoe

By Defoe, Daniel

United States: School of Tomorrow. Near Fine. 1994. Hardcover. 1562650025 . A near fine hardcover without dustjacket in spotless glossy illustrated boards very slightly bumped to the spine ends, no writing or stamps, clean pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$19.77

ESSAYS CIVIL AND MORAL

By Bacon, Francis

Cassell & Co. Ltd.. Good+. 1907. Hardcover. A Good Plus hardcover in green limp suede leather-covered paper boards with black stamped central floral motif, very worn to all edges. The spine with gilt lettering and decoration is bumped to the ends with some small loss to the head. Internally very good, with tissue-protected frontispiece, no writing or stamps, clean pages, all edges gilt. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$9.26

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