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In Aid of the Princess Elizabeth of York Hospital for Children; THE PRINCESS ELIZABETH GIFT BOOK

By: Asquith, Cynthia & Eileen Bigland editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Soughton: N.D.

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 4660

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Light cloth covered boards with some soiling; no DJ; rear inside hinge starting but solid; corners lightly bumped. Great, brilliantly colored two-page Walt Disney Mickey Mouse cartoon at beginning of book and at end of book with lovely colored plates throughout; Many by Sylvia Salisbury . ; Light colored cloth boards with some soiling ; no DJ Corners bumped; 224 pages View more info

Corrected from the Greek and Revised by A. H. Clough; PLUTARCH'S LIVES : THE TRANSLATION CALLED DRYDEN'S

By: Clough, A. H.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, John C. Nimmo: 1893

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4443

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Pagination of each volume#1 pp. Xiii, 414; vol II. Pp. Iii 422; vol#3, pp, 452 vol #4, pp. Iii,570, vol 35, pp. Iii, 618. Volume #1 has short closed tears to top of first 3 flys; 3/4 red leather and red cloth boards; light rubbing to spine edges; deckle edges; raised bands and gilt on spine; tight and sound; small bookseller note on front pastedown of volume #1. A very presentable set. Will require extra postage 7 pounds 6 oz. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

An Introduction to the English Outlaw; RYMES OF ROBYN HOOD

By: Dobson, R. B. & J. Taylor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Wolfeboro , N. H., Alan Sutton: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4956

ISBN: 0862996104

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Clean and unmarked and binding tight and square; 9.1 X 5.9 X 1.1 inches; 330 pages View more info

The Selected Writings of Jean Genet

By: Genet, Jean; White, Edmund

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hopewell, N. J., Ecco Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4503

ISBN: 0880013311

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

1.8 x 9.8 x 6.9 Inches; 462 pages; Excerpts from the novels, plays, and poems of the French convict, prostitute, and literary artist join notes from his film, The Penal Colony, letters, essays, and a rare interview, all edited by a contemporary biographer. View more info


By: Kerouac, Jack

Price: $275.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4478

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Bump to bottom front corner and top rear corner; Minor chipping to bottom front of dust jacket and bumps showing over bumped corners; unclipped dust jacket; 8vo; 118 pages View more info

Icons and Idols in Antarctica and Other Unexpected Places; Penguins and Golden Calves

By: L'Engle, Madeleine; Enger, Leif

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Wheaton, IL, Shaw Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4494

ISBN: 0877886318

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Spine cocked; penny taped to front pastedown and notation " Lucky penny found on steps of St. Hilda's and given to me"Inscribed by author on title page. ; Wheaton Literary; 1 x 7 x 5.5 Inches; 187 pages; Despite protests and warnings from friends and family, author Madeleine L’Engle, at the age of seventy-four, embarked on a rafting trip to Antarctica. Her journey through the startling beauty of the continent led her to write Penguins and Golden Calves, a captivating discussion of how opening oneself up to icons, or everyday “windows to God,” leads to the development of a ... View more info

Warriors of Arthur

By: Matthews, John & Bob Stewart & R. J. Stewart; Hook, Richard

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Blandford Pr: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4579

ISBN: 0713719001

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Lovely plates; signed by Matthews on half title page. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 192 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Pamels, Grandison, Clarrisa Harlowe; THE WORKS OF SAMUEL RICHARDSON

By: Richardson, Samuel

Price: $550.00

Publisher: London, Henry Sotheran and Co: 1883

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 4442

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Includes a chapter of biographical criticism by Leslie Stephen . 12 volumes limited to 750 sets of which this is # 410. Gilt raised bands and 3/4 leather. Brown spine labels marbled endpapers. Portrait of autor as frontis. Rear board of volume #1 is detached but present and there is wear to leather at spine edges and label gone from volume #1. Text blocks tight and sound and internally clean. Heavy set will require extra postage. 26 pounds. Please inquire before ordering. ; 8vo View more info

Lesbian Images

By: Rule, Jane

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 4395

ISBN: 0385042558

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket

Wear to head and heel of spine. ; 8vo; 246 pages View more info


By: Scharnhorst, Gary

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Columbia, University of Missouri: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4954

ISBN: 0826220460

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Clean and unmarked and binding tight and square ; Mark Twain And His Circle; 9.0 X 6.0 X 1.0 inches; 224 pages View more info


By: William Faulkner

Price: $800.00

Publisher: New York, Harrison Smith and Robert Haas Inc: 1935

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4806

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

United StatesHardcoverPublisher: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, New York, Used - Good. Limited issue, one of only 310 copies printed, this being number 26. SIGNED by Faulkner. Original 3/4 blue cloth and silver paper over boards with airplane design stamped in blue to the sliver paper. Spine rubbed and faded. Internally, very good. Issued without dust jacket and lacks publisher's slipcase. Facsimile of page 58 as frontis and rolled at spine edge. Rubbing to silver boards and small gouge to bottom edge of spine cloth . Foredge darkened but interior sound , tight and clean . ; 8vo; 315 pages; S... View more info