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If I Did It - 1st Edition/1st Printing by Simpson, O. J

New York: Regan. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2006. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. 0061238287 . A lovely first printing of the first edition in Fine condition housed in an equally impressive dust-jacket ; Simpson's hypothetical description of th…

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$3850.00


The True Prophecies Or Prognostications Of Michael Nostradamus, Physician To Henry II, Francis II And Charles IX, Kings Of France And One Of The Best Astronomers That Ever Were. A Work Of Curiosity And Learning by Nostradamus [; Michel De Nostredame]

London: Printed By Thomas Ratcliffe and Nathaniel Thompson. Good+. 1672. First Edition. Full-Leather. A most respectable, unrestored first edition in English and French, bound in original leather with five raised bands, title printed in red and black, i…

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$5400.00


Sketches, New And Old - 1st Edition/1st State by Twain, Mark [; Samuel Langhorne Clemens]

Boston: American Publishing Company. Near Fine. 1875. First Edition; First Printing. 1/2 Leather. A most attractive, unrestored first edition/first state copy, in the scarce original publisher's 1/2 Morocco leather binding with gilded pages and peac…

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$3200.00


Angels And Demons - 1st Edition/1st Printing by Brown, Dan

New York: Pocket Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2000. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0671027352 . A beautiful, very sharp first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust jacket, this one is SIGNED and inscribed…

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$1210.00


The Spy Who Loved Me - 1st Edition/1st Printing by Fleming, Ian

London: Jonathan Cape. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1962. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. A handsome first edition/first Impression in Fine condition in alike, crisp dust-jacket without fading, vibrant and bright colors. Variant copy with printer'…

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$7248.00


The Christmas Nutshell Library [, A Firefly In A Fir Tree, A Christmas Stocking Story, The Night Before Christmas, Angels & Berries & Candy Canes ] by Knight, Hilary

New York: Harper & Row. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1963. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A most beautiful complete set of this Original first edition in Fine condition in alike dust-jackets with little rubbing along the edges. Housed in Nea…

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$320.00


A Farewell To Arms - 1st Edition/1st Printing by Hemingway, Ernest

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1929. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A beautiful first edition in Fine condition with slightly toned endpapers and paste-downs. One of 31,050 books of the first printing (pa…

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$9900.00


Thunderball - 1st Edition/1st Printing by Fleming, Ian

London: Jonathan Cape. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1961. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. A beautiful first printing of the first edition in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket with 16s 6d price-sticker. Scarce in collectible condition; In the novel …

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$3375.00


Il Nome Della Rosa [The Name of the Rose] - 1st Edition/1st Printing by Eco, Umberto

Milano: Bompiani. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1980. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Cloth. An attractive first printing of the first edition, gilt stamped red cloth in Fine condition in alike dustjacket. Signed by author Umberto Eco on the…

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$9900.00


A Christmas Stocking Story by Knight, Hilary

New York: Harper & Row. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1963. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A nice Original first edition in Fine condition in Near Fine dust-jacket with much less rubbing and small chip at the top of the spine; When Santa…

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$99.00


Gilead - 1st US Edition/1st Printing by Robinson, Marilynne

New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2004. First US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. 1/4 Cloth. 0374153892 . A Fine first US printing of the first edition in equally unblemished dust-jacket, signed by author Marilynne …

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$440.00


Northern Lights - 1st Edition/1st Printing by Pullman, Philip

London: Scholastic Children's Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1995. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0590541781 . A stunning first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket, SIGNED by author Philip Pull…

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$9900.00


Tarzan and the Lion Man - 1st Edition by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Tarzana, CA: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., Publishers. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1934. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. An attractive first edition/first printing, gray decorated cloth with black lettering a red "Janus" illustrati…

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$2100.00


Tales from Shakespeare by Lamb, Charles and Mary Lamb

London: J. M. Dent & Co.. Fine. 1909. Limited Edition; First Printing; Signed by Illustrator. Cloth. A most beautiful Limited edition/first printing in very Near Fine condition, limited separation of signatures. SIGNED and numbered 534/750 by illust…

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$3750.00


Pirates of Venus - 1st Edition by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Tarzana, CA: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc.. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1934. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. A handsome first edition/first printing in the blue cloth with red lettering on the front cover and spine in Near Fine condition with ligh…

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$809.00


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