Bindings & Editions

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Bindings & Editions Books & Ephemera

Constable in the Country (Ulverscroft Large Print Series)
Item Price
£15.19
CHERRY AMES STAFF NURSE

CHERRY AMES STAFF NURSE

by Helen Wells

A very good hardcover in pictorial boards. Very slight bumping to the corners. Hard to find in this condition. No dust jacked as published. The only blemish is a previous owner's neatly inscribed signature at the front. Otherwise, a very clean and tight copy. There are 177 pages. A book for the serious collector.
Item Price
$25.00
Tangled Up in Blue a novel

Tangled Up in Blue a novel

by Duplechan, Larry

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1986. Hardcover. 264p., very good first edition in boards and unclipped dj.
Item Price
$15.00
THE YEARLING (Illustrated by Wyeth)

THE YEARLING (Illustrated by Wyeth)

by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

This book is like new. Gift condition.Franklin Library, Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, 1977. Hardcover. First Edition; First Printing. Leather Bound, Accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. There are 431 pages. See my other Franklin Library Limited Edition books listed.
Item Price
$60.00
On the Other Hand, Death: a Donald Strachey murder mystery

On the Other Hand, Death: a Donald Strachey murder mystery

by Stevenson, Richard [aka Richard Stevenson Lipez]

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1995. Paperback. 216p., very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Stonewall Inn Mysteries series. Second of Stevenson's gay mysteries. Strachey is hired by a corporation to protect two elderly lesbians who have been threatened. Gunn pages 218-219.
Item Price
$12.00
PALE GRAY FOR GUILT

PALE GRAY FOR GUILT

by MacDonald, John D

Greenwich, CT: A Fawcett Gold Medal Book, [1968]. First edition. Mild darkening to text paper, a fine unread copy. (26628). Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. Gold Medal d1893. Paperback original. The ninth Travis McGee novel. Hubin, p. 526.
Item Price
$125.00
THE COMPLETE SHORT STORIES OF W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM (2 Vols. in Slipcase)

THE COMPLETE SHORT STORIES OF W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM (2 Vols. in Slipcase)

by W. Somerset Maugham

This set of books is in very good condition. They appear never to have been read. The slipcase in very good with a touch of wear at the corners. Volume 1 is titled EAST and WEST and has 955 pages. Volume 2 is titled THE WORLD OVER and has 681 pages. The print is not small - a good size for the average sight. I will cover the additional shipping costs to Canada and Continental United States.
Item Price
$80.00
THE LATE GEORGE APLEY

THE LATE GEORGE APLEY

by John P. Marquand

The Franklin Library, Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, 1977. Hardcover. First Edition; First Printing. A Limited Edition. Never read. Fine. Gift condition. Leather Bound, Accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. There are 306 pages. This item will be put in a bubble padded envelope and then put in a box. See my other Franklin... Read more
Item Price
$60.00
THE LIFE OF JOHN NEWTON Rector of the United Parish of St. Mary Woolnoth and St. Mary Woolchurch-Haw

THE LIFE OF JOHN NEWTON Rector of the United Parish of St. Mary Woolnoth and St. Mary Woolchurch-Haw

by Committee of Publication

American Sunday School Union, Philadelphia, 1831. A very good hardcover. The binding is tight and the pages are clean. Written for the American Sunday School Union, and revised by the Committee of Publication. Cloth spine with marbled boards. There are 144 pages. A rare book and rarer in this condition.
Item Price
$70.00
AS THY DAYS So Shall Thy Strength Be

AS THY DAYS So Shall Thy Strength Be

by Fred Hines

A very attractive copy of this rare book. It is in very good condition. The only flaw is a bit of weakness in the front hinge. The pages are clean and tight. Profusely illustrated by Fred Hines. No author stated. No date stated but a gift inscription is dated 1888. Bound in beautiful leather with gilt page edges and gilt lettering on the cover. There are about 30 pages. Each page is stiff paper. No boards but a little thicker than normal paper. It makes the illustrations very attractive.
Item Price
$100.00
HAPPY JACK

HAPPY JACK

by Thornton W. Burgess

This is an exceptional copy of this book. No markings inside or out. Printed in large, east-to-read type. The covers are clean and the binding is like new. Rare in this edition and condition. No dust jacket as published. There are 204 pages. Number 1 in The Green Meadow Series. See my other Burgess books in this series.
Item Price
$50.00
Embassy Alligator Embossed Burgundy Genuine Leather Bible Cover

Embassy Alligator Embossed Burgundy Genuine Leather Bible Cover

by Embassy

Embassy. New. Embassy Alligator Embossed Burgundy Genuine Leather Bible Cover. Zippered compartment and hand strap<br />Space for pen and multiple pockets. Cross zipper-pull. Leather. Measures 9-3/4 x 7-1/2 x 1-1/2 . 0.
Item Price
$26.95
Dinner at the Center of the Earth: A Novel (Random House Large Print)

Dinner at the Center of the Earth: A Novel (Random House Large Print)

by Nathan Englander

Random House Publishing Group. Used; Like New. Random House Large Print 2017 Paperback. Book has a small remainder mark, otherwise new. Book Condition; Like New . 2017. TRADE PAPERBACK.
Item Price
$15.95
I Am What I Ate...and I&#39;m Frightened!!!: And Other Digressions From The Doctor Of Comedy  (Large Pr)

I Am What I Ate...and I'm Frightened!!!: And Other Digressions From The Doctor Of Comedy (Large Pr)

by Bill Cosby

It Books. It Books 2004, Hardcover Large Print. This book is clean and unmarked. Book Condition: Very Good Jacket Condition: Very Good . 2004. TRADE PAPERBACK.
Item Price
$7.95
Reminiscing With Sissle and Blake (SIGNED)

Reminiscing With Sissle and Blake (SIGNED)

by Robert Kimball

Used; Very Good. Viking Press 1973 Hardcover. First Edition SIGNED and Inscribed on half title page by Noble Sissle and Eubie Blake. This copy is an association copy, signed to Mr. and Mrs. Al Freeman. Al Freeman Jr. was the first African American to win a Daytime Emmy Award for acting (he was on One Life to Live). Text is clean and unmarked. Jacket has light wear and is in a mylar protective cover. Book Condition; Very Good Jacket Condition; Very Good . 1973. First Edition. HARDCOVER.
Item Price
$550.00
Uncle Jim's Stories From The New Testament

Uncle Jim's Stories From The New Testament

by Hartwell James

A clean, tight copy. Paste-on paper plate in great condition.There are 2 glossy coloured plates that are in excellent condition. 255 pages in all.
Item Price
$25.00
MOISE AND THE WORLD OF REASON

MOISE AND THE WORLD OF REASON

by Williams, Tennesse

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1975. First Edition. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Near Fine/Fine. Octavo. A near fine copy with remainder mark lower edge in a fine dust jacket. 190 pp.
Item Price
$40.00
THE NORWEGIAN TWINS

THE NORWEGIAN TWINS

by Lucy-Fitch-Perkins

Rare in this edition. Dated 1933 but there is a date on the front endpaper that reads 1951. No other markings and the binding is like new. Used in schools for grades 4 and 5. An attractive copy.
Item Price
$40.00
THE SPORTING NEWS KNOTTY PROBLEMS OF BASEBALL (1950)

THE SPORTING NEWS KNOTTY PROBLEMS OF BASEBALL (1950)

by Billy" Evans

A rare book. There are some minor creases on covers but the binding is tight and the pages are clean. The author, "Billy Evans" was an American League umpire for 22 years. This 112 page book gives Billy Evans interpretations of the various plays described in the book. A must book for the avid collector of Baseball memorabilia.
Item Price
$20.00
MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT

MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT

by Charles Dickens

Binding is limp leather. The binding is tight. Gift inscription dated 1923. Illustrated throughout by A. K. Buckland. There are 808 pages. All page edges gilded. Silk book marker attached. A attractive copy.
Item Price
$22.00
The Two Bad Mice Pop-up Book

The Two Bad Mice Pop-up Book

by Beatrix, Potter

This pop-up book is in very good condition. There are 6 double pages of pop-ups. All pop-ups and pull tabs are in great working condition. A book for the serious collector of Pop-Up books.
Item Price
$35.00
CHERRY AMES PRIVATE DUTY NURSE

CHERRY AMES PRIVATE DUTY NURSE

by Helen Wells

A very good hardcover in pictorial boards. Practically no bumping to the corners. Hard to find in this condition. No dust jacked as published. The only blemish is a previous owner's neatly inscribed signature on the front endpaper. A very clean and tight copy. There are 216 pages. A book for the serious collector.
Item Price
$25.00
The Able McLaughlins

The Able McLaughlins

by Margaret Wilson

This book is like new. Illustrated with plates and has ribbon marker attached. Limited edition.Franklin Library, Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, 1977. Hardcover. First Edition; First Printing. Leather Bound, Accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. There are 223 pages. See my other Franklin Library Limited Edition books listed.
Item Price
$60.00
Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick&#39;s, Dublin, The. Volume VI

Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, The. Volume VI

by Swift, Jonathan

A. Kincaid & A. Donaldson, Yair & Fleming, and W. Gordon; Edinburgh and R. Urie, J. Gilmour, and D. Baxter; Glasgow., 1756. Good-. Contemporaneous full calf. Front board missing. Joint cracked. viii, 372pp.. Hard. 12mo 7". . Good-.
Item Price
£12.00