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THE VOIAGE AND TRAVAYLE OF SIR JOHN MAUNDEVILLE KNIGHT WHICH TREATETH OF THE WAY TOWARD HIERUSALEM AND OF MARVAYLES OF INDE WITH OTHER ILANDS AND COUNTREYS

By: Ashton, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Pickering & Chatto: 1887

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4042


Former owner's book plate on front pastedown and offset on FFE. Wear to all tips Green cloth, gilt titles. ; 8vo; 289 pages View more info

Ryder

By: Barnes, Djuna

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Horace Liveright: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2935


spine is sun faded, last dust jacket, small stain to bottom corner of front board, stain to bottom corners of last 10 pages, Otherwise Good, Author's first book View more info

THE KIT BOOK FOR SOLDIERS, SAILORS, AND MARINES

By: Barrows, R. M. Compiler

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, Consolidated Book Publishers: 1943

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 1694


Spine worn & chipped at head and heel; corners bumped and worn; rear hinge is cracked but strong. First J. D. Salinger appearance in print "The Hang of It". Missing original mailing box. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 336 pages View more info

The Nigger of the Narcissus

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Limited Editions Club: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 3113


# 816 of 1500 signed by the artist View more info

MAGGIE A GIRL OF THE STREETS

By: Crane, Stephen

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Newland Press: N.D.

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 3949


#58/100 copies, green cloth; original etching signed by Bernard Sanders; several "unopened" pages have been opened roughly; spine darkened; blind impression on verso of rear ffe; short notations in pencil on front paste-down by previous bookseller. ; Etchings; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 111 pages; Signed by Illustrator View more info

NEIGHBORHOOD STORIES

By: Gale, Zona

Price: $240.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3979


Inscribed by Gale. Light purple cloth with gilt and white embossed devises on front board and spine. TEG. Full inscription on FFE and oddly a small piece of paper laid in which has typewritten "Trustingly and Cordially yours" and signed Helen Keller. ; 8vo; 307 pages View more info

A LITTLE NORSK OR OL' PAP'S FLAREN

By: Garland, Hamlin

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Appleton and Company: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3564


Inscribed by Garland " Hollywood Dec. 7 1935 ". 3 signatures sprung and boards heavily rubbed. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 157 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Being Six Stories of the Mississippi Valley by Hamlin Garland W/intro by W. D. Howells and Decorations by H. T. Carpenter; MAIN TRAVELLED ROADS

By: Garland, Hamlin

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Chicago, Stone and Kimball: 1894

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 3950


Former owner's signature ffe; bound in green cloth stamped with gilt design of corn stalks; top edge gilt; uncut. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 251 pages View more info

A Drama of the Napoloniac Wars in Three Parts, Ninteen Acts & One Hundred Thirty Scenes; THE DYNASTS

By: Hardy, Thomas

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3978


Original green cloth , three volumes. Gilt decorative devise to center of each front board. First edition , second issue volumes 1 ( 1904 ) and 2 (1906 ) with title pages on stubs; volume 3 ( 1908,) first edition. Former owner's bookplate on front pastedown of each volume and all 3 volumes are in a matching green slipcase. Front and rear endpapers of each volume are lightly foxed. All three are uncut. A nice presentable set. ; 8vo View more info

ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON HITHERTO UNPUBLISHED PROSE WRITINGS

By: Harper, Henry H. editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Bibliophile Society: 1921

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 3512


4 numbers in ink on front pastedown. Double slipcase. Glassine wrap missing otherwise in very good condition. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 195 pages View more info

Stories by Bret Harte; THE WILD WEST

By: Harte, Bret

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Paris, Harriison of Paris: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3531


# 386 of 840. Bookplate on front pastedown as well as number "1589" in ink. Spine somewhat darkened and slipcase lightly soiled at spine. ; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 187 pages View more info

The Reader in the Dickens World

By: Horton, Susan R.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Press: 1981

Edition: First U.S

Seller ID: 1655


small black dot top of FFE View more info

A FOREGONE CONCLUSION

By: Howells, W. D.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Boston, James R. Osgood and Company: 1875

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 3976


Brown Cloth with gilt figures. Wear to head and heel of spine and light soil to cloth. Former owner's name and address on FFE. Light bump to bottom tips. ; 8vo; 265 pages View more info

SUBURBAN SKETCHES

By: Howells, W. D.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Hurd & Houghton: 1871

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4023


Green cloth covered boards with beveled edges and gilt lettering. TEG; Short former bookseller notes FFE and Arts Club of Washington envelope on rear pastedown but without other library markings. Light soil to boards but without other obvious library markings. ; 8vo; 234 pages View more info

Anna Livia Plurabelle

By: Joyce, James

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1930

Seller ID: 525


Original Wraps, Good/No Jacket, 3rd impression;one binding string loose;Criterion Miscellany # 15, A2 Literature View more info

TAMERLANE AND OTHER POEMS

By: Poe, Edgar Allen

Price: $275.00

Publisher: London, Ulysses Bookshop: 1931

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 3940


Facsimile reprint of the 1st ed. , of Edgar Allen Poe's first book. Former booksellers light penciled 3 line notations back of numbered envelope. Otherwise in vg condition. #161/188, very light soiling to enevelope, includes 6 pg. Stapled format bio. And description of Tamerlane from J. Schwartz, Ulysses Bookshop 20 Bury Street London, W. C. (March 23, 1931) ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 40 pages View more info

The Almanacs for the Years 1733-1758; Poor Richard:

By: Richard Saunders

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 3115


slipcase slightly worn View more info

Virginibus Puerisque An Essay in Four Parts

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Roycrofters NY 1903: 1903

Seller ID: 1238


soiled vellum covered boards,teg Printed on Roycroft hand made paper deckle edge short inscription 2nd page #381 View more info

WHEN THE DEVIL WAS WELL

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Bibliophile Society: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3521


4 digit number in ink on front pastedown. Double slipcase lacking glassine jacket on book. Limited to 450 copies. ; 8vo; 127 pages View more info

THE TRAVELS OF LEMUEL GULLIVER

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Limited Editions Club: 1929

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 4040


# 39 of 1500 signed by illustrator Alexander King. Quarter pigskin and beige cloth. Slipcase worn to edges but still tight and firm. One short tear to top of spine edge of book glassine cover and light wear to head and heel of spine. ; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 293 pages View more info