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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

Vladimir Nabokov: Lectures On Don Quixote

By: Fredson Bowers

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Diego, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5016

ISBN: 9992566531

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Clean and unmarked and binding tight and square; Brodart cover on DJ ; REVIEW SLIP LAID IN BRODART ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 219 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

SATORI IN PARIS

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

Mark Twain speaking

By: Mark Twain

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Iowa City, IA, University Of Iowa Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 5022

ISBN: 0877450560

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Clean and unmarked and binding tight and square ; very light wear to bottom of boards from shelving ; ; xxxi, 688 p. ; 24 cm.; 688 pages 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

Letters to the Editor; MARK TWAIN ON POTHOLES AND POLITICS

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