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Winesburg, Ohio

By: Anderson, Sherwood

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1947

Seller ID: MH00055

Condition: Good


303 pages; grey cloth boards with green and gilt title blocks, occasional underlining and marginalia, price clipped dust jacket with general wear including a bit of chipping and tearing at spine corners, now in protective mylar sleeve, Kent end papers, 380 titles listed inside dust jacket, Toledano binding style 8 (1952-1963); with an introduction by Ernest Boyd. View more info

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Selected Poetry of W.H. Auden

By: Auden, W.H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1958

Seller ID: CS00013

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 9, blue cloth, Kent endpapers415 titles listed inside dust jacket, 180 pages plus publisher's title list; Royal blue boards bright and clean, previous owner's name in ink on top left of paste down; unclipped dust jacket beautifully preserved with just a few nicks to head of spine. View more info

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Francis Bacon Selected Writings

By: Bacon, Francis, Dick, Hugh G.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1955

Seller ID: CS00132

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, blue and red cloth, Kent end papers, 379 titles listed on interior wrapper, 604 pages; corners of boards are worn; unclipped dust jacket, quite worn, with a chip to head of spine, jacket now in protective mylar cover. View more info

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Pere Goriot and Eugenie Grandet

By: Balzac, Honore De

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1950

Seller ID: CS00002

Condition: Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 12, inside of dust jacket blank, Fujita endpapers, 496 pages; teal cloth boards are bright, with tape shadow from previous owner's mylar on top and bottom of front and back boards, erased writing on front endpapers, decorative design on rear endpapers are similarly lifted from the apparent removal of a bookplate, binding is tight and the pages are crisp and clean, price-clipped dust jacket with mild rubbing and edge wear, tape shadow on to... View more info

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The Adventures of Augie March

By: Bellow, Saul; Trilling, Lionel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00280

Condition: Very Good


First Modern Library Edition, Toledano binding style 11, 12mo, inverse of dust jacket blank, Kent endpapers, 536 pages plus title list in rear; red cloth boards are clean and square, minor wear to ends of spine and corners; dust jacket is edge worn, especially along extremities, $2.45 price inside dust jacket, now in protective mylar cover. View more info

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The Good Earth

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Modern Library: 1933

Seller ID: 000762

Condition: Very Good


Flexible gray cloth boards with light edge wear. Glue residue along top edge of front free end paper. Previous owner's name in pencil on blank page facing half-title. Lightly toned pages. Binding sound. Dust jacket tanned with edge wear and chipping at extremities. Small chip out at top of front panel. Rockwell Kent end papers. 246 titles inside dust jacket. Toledano spine 7. Handsome copy of the Modern Library edition of Pearl Buck's Pulitzer Prize winning novel with an... View more info

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God's Little Acre

By: Caldwell, Erskine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1934

Seller ID: MH00167

Condition: Good


Reprint; 303 pages plus appendix; green cloth with black and gilt title blocks, three inch damp stain discoloration to fore edge of front and rear boards, pages lightly toned from age, price clipped dust jacket is lightly tanned with some dust smudging, spine sun darkened, now in protective mylar sleeve, Kent end papers, 371 titles listed inside dust jacket, Toledano binding style 8 (1939-1963). With a new introduction by the author. View more info

Notebooks 1935-1942

By: Camus, Albert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1965

Seller ID: CS00319

Condition: Very Good


First Modern Library Ediiton, Toledano binding style 11, blue cloth, Kent endpapers, interior of dust jacket blank, 224 pages plus biographical note and appendices; unclipped dust jacket has light soiling, spine is sunned, a few very small chips and two inch closed tear to front flap, dust jacket now in mylar. View more info

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The Complete Works of Lewis Carroll

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library:

Seller ID: CS00017

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style G6, blue cloth, blank endpapers, interior of dust jacket blank, 1.293 pages plus publisher's title list; Edge wear to head and tail of spine, text block clean and bright; unclipped dust jacket showing $2.95 price, toning mainly to interior, sunned spine with edge wear at head and tail. A lovely Modern Library Giant Edition illustrated throughout with John Tenniel's whimsical depictions. "All the early and late verse, short stories, ess... View more info

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The Complete Works of Lewis Carroll

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library:

Seller ID: CS00018

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style G5, green cloth, G5 endpapers, interior of dust jacket lists 316 titles, 1,293 pages; edge wear to head and tail of spine, foxing to pages, bookseller's stamp on blank page in back of book; clipped dust jacket, small chips on head and tail of spine as well on creases, slender open tear to head of spine. A lovely Modern Library Giant Edition illustrated throughout with John Tenniel's whimsical depictions. "All the early and late verse, ... View more info

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Memoirs of Jacqes Casanova

By: Casanova, Jacques

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1929

Seller ID: MH00141

Condition: Very Good


Reprint; 492 pages; red cloth boards with black and gilt title blocks, previous owner inscription in verso of title page, price clipped dust jacket has a bit of rubbing at edges, some light dust smudging, one quarter inch stain near title, now in protective mylar sleeve, Kent end papers, 380 titles listed inside dust jacket, Toledano binding style 8 (1939-1963); edited by Madeleine Boyd, with an introduction by Ernest Boyd. View more info

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Victory

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1921

Seller ID: AD00005

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, grey cloth, Kent endpapers, 348 titles inside dust jacket, 385 pages plus note to the first edition, author's note, publishers title list; faint wear to board edges, name and price penned to ffep, minor wear to dust jacket with several small chips at corners and rear panel edges. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. View more info

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Red Badge of Courage: An Episode of the American Civil War

By: Crane, Stephen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1951

Seller ID: MH00112

Condition: Very Good


Reprint; 267 pages; red cloth with black and gilt title blocks, dust jacket now in protective mylar sleeve, Kent end papers, 415 titles listed inside dust jacket, Toledano binding style 8; with an introduction by Robert Wooster Stallman. View more info

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The Origin of the Species and The Descent of Man

By: Darwin, Charles

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Modern Library:

Seller ID: 000502

Condition: Good


Green cloth boards are clean and square with mild wear at extremities. Previous owner's name and address written in pencil at top of front free end paper. Spine a little bowed. Binding slightly shaken. Dust jacket rubbed and scuffed with heavy wear at edges, including chipping and edge tears. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. 1000 pages plus Modern Library title list at rear. No title list in dust jacket. Modern Library Giant 27. Late 1960s era reprint. View more info

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Human Nature and Conduct

By: Dewey, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1957

Seller ID: CS00010

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 11, blue cloth, Kent endpapers, 408 titles listed inside dust jacket, 330 pages incl. Index; slightly edge worn, text block is square and clean, price clipped dust jacket with small open tear to tail of spine, front panel of jacket is mottled with blue. View more info

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Out of Africa

By: Dinesen, Isak

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1952

Seller ID: CS00279

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, 12mo, 415 titles listed on inverse of dust jacket, Kent endpapers, 389 pages plus title list in rear; green cloth boards are clean and square, minor wear to ends of spine and corners; dust jacket shows light signs of wear, price sticker on interior covering original price, now in protective mylar cover. View more info

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Seven Gothic Tales

By: Dinesen, Isak (Karen Blixen)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 001045

Condition: Very Good


First Modern Library edition stated, Toledano binding style 7, blank endpapers, 265 titles in inverse of dust jacket, 420 pages; flexible green cloth boards with very light bumps at corners, creases to spine, previous owner's name in front endpaper, dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with chipping at extremities and crease at bottom front corner, spine faded, dust jacket now in protective mylar. Introduction by Dorothy Canfield. "Seven Gothic Tales" was first published i... View more info

The Collected Poetry of Dorothy Parker

By: Dorothy Parker

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1959

Seller ID: CS00259

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 11, inverse of dust jacket blank, Kent endpapers, 210 pages; green cloth boards are clean and square, light wear at spine ends, previous owner's bookplate pasted to front endpaper, interior is clean and unmarked; unclipped dust jacket, previous owner taped along edges from interior, which with age has become visible from outside, jacket is rubbed and worn with a few other tape marks in places. View more info

The Collected Stories of Dorothy Parker

By: Dorothy Parker

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1944

Seller ID: CS00260

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, 405 titles listed on inverse of dust jacket, Kent endpapers, 302 pages plus publisher's list; blue cloth boards are clean, slight lean to spine, light wear at spine ends, interior is clean and unmarked; unclipped dust jacket, is worn and rubbed, small chip to head of spine. View more info

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The Possessed

By: Dostoyevsky, Fyodor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1936

Seller ID: AD00007

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, grey cloth, Kent endpapers, 316 titles inside dust jacket, 736 pages with a foreword by Avrahm Yarmolinsky; faint wear to board edges, bookplate to front pastedown, moderate wear and some chipping to edges and corners of dust jacket, jacket now in protective mylar cover. Translated from the Russian by Constance Garnett with a translation of the hitherto-suppressed chapter "At Tihon's". View more info