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New York: The Modern Library, 1957. Early printing. Clean, tight copy. Former owner initials and Paris 1957 in felt pen on front endpaper. Price clipped jacket has faint wear but no tears, chips, creasing or soiling. In mylar. . Reprint. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Prairie

by Cook, Bruce

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Published
1968
Condition
Fine
Edition
Collector's Edition
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$54.00

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Norwalk, Conn: Easton Press, 1968. Brown leather binding with gilt decorations accented with 22kt gold. All edges gilt, satin ribbon marker sewn in, silk endpapers and raised spine bands. Bookplate on verso of front free endpaper so not apparent when opening book. From the Masterpieces of American Literature collection no longer in print. l. Collector's… Read more
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The Decameron

by Boccaccio, Giovanni

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1955
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Printing
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$8.10

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New York: Modern Library, 1955. Signature on fep, else close to fine. Price clipped jacket and sunning to red portion of spine which is maybe 1/5 of the spine. In mylar. . Early Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Republic

by Plato

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Published
1975
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited Edition
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$40.50

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Franklin Center, Pa: Franklin Library, 1975. Handsome copy in dark green leather with gilt design and ribbed spine with satin bookmark sewn in. Unread, clean crisp copy. This book still reads well today, it has not aged or become dated. All edges gilt. . Limited Edition. Full Leather. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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The Short Stories of Oscar Wilde

by Wilde, Oscar

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Published
1976
Condition
Fine
Edition
Collector's Edition
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$46.80

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Norwalk, Conn: Easton Press, 1976. Luxurious red lether binding. 22kt gold accents stamped onto hubbed spine. Moire fabric endsheets and a satin-ribbon page marker sewn in. Gilded page ends to seal out humidity and dust. 313 pages. Nice looking copy. . Collector's Edition. Full Leather. Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by James Hill. 8vo - over… Read more
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The Trumpet Major

by Hardy, Thomas

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Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
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London: The Folio Society, 1990. Nice copy. Bright and fresh in clean strong slipcase. First printing by Folio Society. . First Thus. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket (In slipcase). Illus. by Peter Reddick. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Nine Plays

by O'neill, Eugene

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Published
1927
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Printing
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$12.60

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New York: Modern Library, 1927. Modern Library Giant. Early printing. Verso of jacket shows 316 titles on Modern Library. Unmarked, tight and square. Jacket has light to moderate edgewear at head of spine. In mylar. . Early Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/VG. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Tales of Mystery & Imagination

by Poe, Edgar Allan

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1975
Condition
Fine
Edition
Collector's Edition
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$43.20

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Norwalk, Conn: Easton Press, 1975. Brown leather binding with gilt decorations accented with 22kt gold. All edges gilt, satin ribbon marker sewn in, silk endpapers and raised spine bands. Bookplate on verso of front free endpaper so not apparent when opening book. . Collector's Edition. Full Leather. Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by William Sharp. 4to - over 9¾"… Read more
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The Vicar of Wakefield

by Goldsmith, Oliver

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Published
1939
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
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$9.00

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New York: Heritage Press, 1939. Book is well tight and square. Unmarked. Title on spine a bit faded. Slipcase has minor wear. . Reprint. Hardcover. Near Fine/Slipcase. Illus. by John Austen. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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A Child's Garden of Verses

by Stevenson, Robert Lewis

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Collector's Library of Famous Editions
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$73.80

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Norwalk, Conn: Easton Press, 1997. Fully bound in genuine leather, hubbed spines stamped with accents of 22kt gold. Pages Smyth-sewn. All edges gilt with acid-neutral paper to last generations. Satin endsheets and ribbon marker. Bookplate centered on verso of front end paper. Maroon leather. Several of the illustrations are in color. . Collector's… Read more
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Freddy and the Baseball team from Mars

by Brooks, Walter

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Published
1955
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$360.00

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1955. First edition stated. Red cloth still fresh with sharp tips. Bookplate on front free endpaper shows that this copy came from the library of E.J. Bavasi, former general manager of the L.A. Dodgers in the 60's and 70's and later president of the San Diego Padres. Textblock tight and… Read more
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Gulliver's Travels

by Swift, Jonathan

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780679405450
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$12.60

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1991. Everyman's Library collection of classics is as new. . Reprint. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Histories of William Shakespeare

by Shakespeare, William

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1958
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
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$21.60

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New York: Heritage Press, 1958. Tan and gold boards. 1016 pages. Slipcase very good. . Reprint. Cloth. Fine/Slip Cased. Illus. by John Farleigh . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Le Morte d'Arthur

by Malory, Sir Thomas

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Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
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$28.80

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New York: Bramhall House Black boards with silver stamping to spine. Tight and square. Small damptstain on top page edges near spine. Introduction by Robert Graves. NO markings. Jacket has no price but price sticker on rear panel (small and removeable). No chips, tears or soiling. In mylar. . Reprint. Cloth. Near Fine/Near… Read more
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Nicholas Nickleby

by Dickens, Charles

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Published
1940
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
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$22.50

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New York: Heritage Press, 1940. Spine lightly tanned, else fine. Issued in slipcase. No jacket was printed. Tight and square, appears unread. Sharp corners. NIce copy. Slipcase has moderate rubbing. . Reprint. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket (In slipcase). Illus. by Stephen Spurrier . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Poems of Robert Browning

by Browning, Robert

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1979
Condition
Fine
Edition
Collector's Edition
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$31.50

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Norwalk, Conn: Easton Press, 1979. Brown leather binding with gilt decorations accented with 22kt gold. All edges gilt, satin ribbon marker sewn in, silk endpapers and raised spine bands. Bookplate on verso of front free endpaper so not apparent when opening book. . Collector's Edition. Full Leather. Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Peter Reddick. 4to - over 9¾"… Read more
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Ripley Under Water

by Highsmith, Patricia

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$30.60

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1992. Jacket is price clipped, else fine. The fifth in her series dealing with Tom Ripley. By the author of Strangers on a Train. In mylar. Tight, square copy. . First American Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Confesssions of Jean-Jacques Rousseau

by Rousseau, Jean-Jacques

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Published
1980
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
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$37.80

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Norwalk, Conn: Easton Press, 1980. Bookplate on verso of front end paper. Fully bound in genuine leather with attractive gilt designs. Hubbed spines stamped with accents of 22kt gold, moire fabric endsheets and a satin-ribbon place marker. . Reprint. Full-Leather. Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by William Sharp. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Oedipus the King

by Sophocles

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Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
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$30.60

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Norwalk, Conn: Easton Press, 1980. Bookplate on verso of front end paper. Fully bound in genuine leather with attractive gilt designs. Hubbed spines stamped with accents of 22kt gold, moire fabric endsheets and a satin-ribbon place marker. . Reprint. Full-Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Demetrios Galanis . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn

by Twain, Mark

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
Everyman's Library
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$16.20

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1991. No flaws. Both books complete in one volume. No jacket (as issued). . Everyman's Library. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket (as issued). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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