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Sylvia! A Biography Of Sylvia Ashton-Warner .

by Linley Hood.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1988.
Edition
First Edition (1988); so stated.
ISBN
9780670819379
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$14.70

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London, UK Viking, 1988. Hardcover First Edition (1988); so stated. First Edition (1988); so stated. Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: The Book is a Remainder, showing a mark at the bottom edge; else shows only a hint of wear to the extremities and a very mild bump to the top edge of the… Read more
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Philadelphia, PA Samuel D. Patterson, 1848. Hardcover Very Good: shows moderate wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; considerable foxing to the text pages; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (10.2 x 6.5 x 1 inches). iv, 140 pages + iv, 140 pages. Twelve steel… Read more
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$63.70
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Sir Walter Scott .

by Moray McLaren.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1970.
Edition
First Edition (1970); so stated.
ISBN
9780434440559
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$13.72

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London, UK William Heinemann , 1970. Hardcover First Edition (1970); so stated. First Edition (1970); so stated. Very Good+ in Near Fine DJ: The Book shows indications of very careful use: slight spine roll; minimal wear to the extremities; a few faint flecks of foxing to the endpapers; the binding is secure; the text is clean. Free of… Read more
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Kate Chopin: A Critical Biography.

by Per Seyersted.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1977.
Edition
First Edition [1977]; unstated, in accordance with LSU Press'
ISBN
9780807109151
Item Price
$49.00

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Baton Rouge, LA Louisiana State University Press, 1977. Hardcover First Edition [1977]; unstated, in accordance with LSU Press's customary practice at the time of publication. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First Edition [1977]; unstated, in accordance with LSU Press's customary practice at the time of publication. Near Fine in Very Good+ DJ: The Book shows only a… Read more
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Mark Twain, Family Man.

by Caroline Thomas Harnsberger.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1960.
Edition
First Edition (1960), so stated.
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$16.27

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New York, NY The Citadel , 1960. Hardcover First Edition (1960), so stated. First Edition (1960), so stated.Near Fine in Good+ to Very Good DJ: The Book shows the expected light tanning to the text pages, due to aging and no longer possesses the freshness of a 'new' book; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the… Read more
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Pastoral.

by Nevil Shute.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1944.
Edition
First Edition Thus [1944]; Probable later printing as there is n
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$5.88

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New York, NY Ballantine Books, 1944. Mass Market Paperback First Edition Thus [1944]; Probable later printing as there is no statement of the date of publication of this paperback edition. Cover price: 60 cents. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; the very mildest rubbing to the… Read more
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In Defense of Ignorance.

by Karl Jay Shapiro .

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1965.
Edition
First Edition Thus [1965]; so stated.
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$15.68

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New York, NY Random House: Vintage, 1965. Paperback First Edition Thus [1965]; so stated. Sixty-three pages show MARGINALIA. Else, Very Good+ in Wraps: shows mild rubbing and faint soiling to the wrapper covers; the text pages show the expected very light tanning, due to aging; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of… Read more
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The Long Day Wanes.

by Anthony Burgess.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1966.
Edition
First Edition Thus [1966]; Second Printing (1973).
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$19.60

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New York, NY Ballantine Books, 1966. Mass Market Paperback First Edition Thus [1966]; Second Printing (1973). Near Fine in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; the very mildest rubbing to the wrapper covers; the expected light tanning to the text pages, due to aging; the binding is square… Read more
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Stephen Crane.

by John Berryman.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1962.
Edition
First Edition Thus (1962). First published in hardcover1950 by W
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$9.41

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Cleveland, OH The World Publishing Company: Meridian Books, 1962. Paperback First Edition Thus (1962). First published in hardcover1950 by William Sloane Associates. First Edition Thus (1962). Very Good- in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: mild rubbing and faint soiling to the wrapper covers, which show a crease top to bottom near the outside edge of the front… Read more
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Three Gothic Novels: The Castle of Otranto (Horace Walpole); Vathek (William Beckford); and Frankenstein (Mary Shelley).

by Peter Fairclough (Editor).

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1963.
Edition
First Edition Thus (1963), Eleventh Printing (1981).
ISBN
9780140430363
Item Price
$7.06

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New York, NY Penguin Books, 1963. Paperback First Edition Thus (1963), Eleventh Printing (1981). Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows only a hint of wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; the very faintest creases at the upper corner of the front panel; the text pages have tanned slightly, due to aging;… Read more
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Melville: A Collection of Critical Essays.

by Richard Chase (Editor).

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1965.
Edition
First Edition (1962); Second Printing (1963).
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$8.23

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Englewood Cliffs, NJ Prentice-Hall Press, 1965. Hardcover First Edition (1962); Second Printing (1963). Good+: Shows moderate use: light wear to the head and heel of the backstrip a small, superficial ding at the bottom edge of the rear board; faint rubbing and soiling to the front panel; the spine leans slightly, but the binding remains secure; a… Read more
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Collected Essays.

by Graham Greene .

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1970.
Edition
First Edition Thus (1970), Eighth Printing.
ISBN
9780140185768
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$73.50

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New York, NY The Viking Press: Compass Books, 1970. Paperback First Edition Thus (1970), Eighth Printing. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: the backstrip shows a couple of faint stress creases; light wear to the extremities with a mild crease near the upper corner of the front panel; mild overall rubbing to the wrapper covers;… Read more
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Brighton Rock.

by Graham Greene .

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1956.
Edition
First Edition Thus (1956), Fourteenth Printing (1968).
ISBN
9780670191536
Item Price
$4.12

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New York, NY The Viking Press: Compass Books, 1956. Paperback First Edition Thus (1956), Fourteenth Printing (1968). Eighteen pages scattered througout the text show ink UNDERLINING AND MARGINALIA. Else, Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: the backstrip shows a couple of tape reinforcements at the head and heel; light wear to the extremities with mild… Read more
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The Man Has Wings: New Poems and Plays.

by Francis Thompson.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1957.
Edition
First Edition (1957); probable later printing, as First Edition
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$9.41

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Garden City, NY Hanover House, 1957. Hardcover First Edition (1957); probable later printing, as First Edition is not directly stated, as would have been Hanover House's customary practice. Good+ to Very Good in Good+ DJ: The Book shows some dampstain-discoloration along the outside edges and lower edges of the panels; some faint foxing and tanning to the endpapers;… Read more
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Middlemarch: A Novel of Reform.

by Bert G. Hornback.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1988.
Edition
First Edition (1988); unstated.
ISBN
9780805779813
Item Price
$34.30

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New York, NY G.K. Hall: Twayne Publishers, 1988. Hardcover First Edition (1988); unstated. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First Edition (1988); unstated. Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: The Book is flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, marks, or… Read more
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A Carlyle Reader: Selections from the Writings of Thomas Carlyle.

by Thomas Carlyle.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1984.
Edition
First Edition Thus (1984), Fourth Printing (1989).
ISBN
9780521278737
Item Price
$11.96

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New York, NY Cambridge University Press, 1984. Paperback First Edition Thus (1984), Fourth Printing (1989). Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: mild rubbing to the panels; some faint smudging and soiling to the bottom edge of the text block; the binding leans ever so slightly, but remains perfectly secure; else flawless; the… Read more
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Selective Bibliography for the Study of English and American Literature .

by Richard D. Altick and Andrew H. Wright.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1967.
Edition
Third Edition (1967); Fifth Printing (1969).
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$7.64

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New York, NY Macmillan Publishing Company, 1967. Paperback Third Edition (1967); Fifth Printing (1969). Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: very slight spine lean; just a hint of wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; a bit of stress creasing along the front higne; the deep maroon background field of the backstrip… Read more
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The Jungle Books.

by Rudyard Kipling.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1980.
Edition
Collectors Edition (1980).
Item Price
$24.50

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Norwalk, CT The Easton Press, 1980. Hardcover Collectors Edition (1980). Very Near Fine: Former owner has personalized the Easton Press bookplate and affixed it to the half-title page. Else, Flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks… Read more
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Five Poems.

by Dame Edith Sitwell.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1928.
Edition
First Edition (1928): Limited to 275 copies, of which 250 copies
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$63.70

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London, UK Duckworth, 1928. Hardcover First Edition (1928): Limited to 275 copies, of which 250 copies were made available for sale. This is copy #155. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR at the limitation. First Edition (1928): Limited to 275 copies, of which 250 copies were made available for sale. This is copy #155. Very Good: shows just… Read more
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Great Expectations: A Novel of Friendship.

by Bert G. Hornback.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1987.
Edition
First Edition (1987); Fourth Printing.
ISBN
9780805779561
Item Price
$34.30

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New York, NY Simon & Schuster Macmillan: Twayne Publishers, 1987. Hardcover First Edition (1987); Fourth Printing. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Near Fine: shows only the most minute indications of use: a superficial bump to the outside edge of the front panel, which is very slightly bowed; the binding is slightly cocked, but remains secure; else… Read more
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