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The Kindly Ones

By: Powell, Anthony

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00087

Condition: Very Good


The sixthl novel in Anthony Powell's Dance to the Music of Time series. View more info

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The Acceptance World

By: Powell, Anthony

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Cudahy: 1955

Seller ID: CS00088

Condition: Very Good


The sixth novel in Anthony Powell's Dance to the Music of Time series. Age toning to pages, spine of dust jacket is sun faded. View more info

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Master of the Vineyard

By: Reed, Myrtle

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1910

Seller ID: 001052

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth decorated in gilt and purple grapes and leaves motif, designed by Margret Armstrong; 8 x 5 1/4 inches, 372 pages, frontis illustration in color, text bordered in black with red titles and chapter headings on every page; boards show mild wear at extremities, gilt a little dulled, old price written at top of front end paper along with previous owner's name, else internally clean and sound. Her love of books leads Rosemary to the love of her country school teach... View more info

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The Virtuous Women of Pont Clery

By: Sandstrom, Flora

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, John Day: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00047

Condition: Very Good


Tan & green cloth, 8x5.5 inches, 253 pages; dust jacket is worn with slight chipping to edges. View more info

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Don't Go Away Mad and Other Plays

By: Saroyan, William

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000442

Condition: Very Good


Full yellow cloth boards with green titles to spine. Corners square. Light darkening and discoloration at extremities. Spine ends shelf worn. Pages faintly toned from age. Dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with a bit of chipping at spine ends and tiny tear at bottom front edge. Spine is sun darkened. All four flap corners are clipped. 238 pages. First edition stated. Includes two other plays: A Decent Birth, A Happy Funeral and Sam Ego's House. Saroyan's plays were drawn ... View more info

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The School for Scandal: A Comedy

By: Sheridan, R. B.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford/Limited Editions Club: 1934

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 000297

Condition: Very Good


Introduction by Carl Van Doren and Hand-Coloured Etchings by Rene Ben Sussan. Published by Oxford University Press and printed for the members of The Limited Editions Club. One of fifteen hundred copies, this being number 996 and signed by Ben Sussan. Oversize hard cover in original slip case. Paper wrapped boards with paste-down title block to front cover. Paper is splitting and fraying at head/tail of spine. Tanning in end papers. Prev. owner's name at top of front fre... View more info

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Harry Vernon at Prep

By: Smith, Franc

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company/ Riverside Press: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00053

Condition: Very Good


Peach cloth with a simple black ink design on front cover, 8x5.5 inches, 182 pages, cover artwork by Edward Gorey. View more info

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Wild Adventures 'Round the Pole

By: Stables, Gordon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, H. M. Caldwell Company: 1893

Seller ID: ET0166

Condition: Very Good


Undated, but this cover design was used by the publisher in 1901. This title was originally published in 1893. Green cloth with illustration of man reading on front board and Art Nouveau style floral design on spine. Cover titles in gilt. Boards are clean and square with light wear at extremities. Spine decoration is faded. Brief gift inscription in front free end paper. Clean, crisp pages. Sound binding. 333 pages. William Gordon Stables (1840 – 1910) was a Sco... View more info

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The Grapes of Wrath

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $675.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Limited Editions Club: 1940

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator(s)

Seller ID: 001113

Condition: Fine


Two volumes in original slipcase, quarter bound in "grass cloth" and backed in rawhide, 10 1/2 x7 1/2 inches, number 204 of 1146 copies, illustrated with two color lithographs by Thomas Hart Benton, pictorial endpapers, signed by the artist on colophon, Limited Editions Club notice "About the Binding of This Book" laid in each volume; shelf worn slipcase split along one of the top edges. This was the first illustrated edition of Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize winning novel o... View more info

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California Trail: An Epic with Many Heroes

By: Stewart, George R.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, NY, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: MH00158

Condition: Very Good


339 pages, occasional black and white illustrations; white cloth boards with gilt titling, soiling to spine, a bit of wear at head and tail of spine, spine slightly darkened, dust jacket now in protective mylar sleeve. Part of The American Trail Series, edited by A. B. Guthrie, Jr. View more info

Alice Adams

By: Tarkington, Booth

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Page & Company: 1921

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000298

Condition: Good Plus


Brown cloth with black stamped titles. Boards are rubbed and edge worn with some faint soiling. Spine ends crushed. Private ownership stamp at top corner of front end paper. Unmarked pages are clean and crisp with some light toning. Hinge starting at center. 434 pages with four b/w plates by Arthur William Brown. Title page blocked in red. First edition with 1921 on title page and copyright page with no further printing information. Second state of the first printing wit... View more info

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Plays & Stories

By: Tchekhov, Anton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.: 1942

Seller ID: CS00096

Condition: Very Good


Moss green cloth with gilt title on spine, 7 x 4 inches, 360 pages; edge wear to head and tail of spine, pages are clean and crisp, binding sound; dust jacket is worn, with chipping along spine. Everyman's Library No. 941. View more info

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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

By: Twain, Mark

Price: $475.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Limited Editions Club: 1939

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator(s)

Seller ID: 001112

Condition: Very Good


Denim covered boards with yellow paper spine label, 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches, number 1039 of 1500 copies, illustrated with drawings by Thomas Hart Benton, signed by the artist on colophon, Limited Editions Club Letter laid in along with two pieces of related ephemera, in original veneer slipcase; spine very faintly sunned, tanned bookplate ghost in front endpaper, top edge of shelf worn slipcase has been reattached and is just starting to split at bottom edges. Introduction ... View more info

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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

By: Twain, Mark

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Limited Editions Club: 1933

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001122

Condition: Near Fine


Embossed green cloth with gilt titles and decoration, original green leather slipcase, 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches, number 929 of 1500 copies, illustrated with drawings by E. W. Kemble, signed by the designer, Carl Purington Rollins, on colophon; spine ever so lightly sunned, shelf wear and a couple of small nicks to slipcase. A very attractive copy of one of the early books from the Limited Editions Club, with the original illustrations by Twain's chosen artist. Introduction b... View more info

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Morgan's Passing

By: Tyler, Anne

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Knopf: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001040

ISBN: 0394509587

Condition: Very Good


Cream boards backed in brown cloth, gilt stamped titles, signed by the author and inscribed to previous owner on front free endpaper; faint and tiny spot of soiling at top of front free endpaper, dust jacket spine lightly sunned, now in protective mylar cover. View more info

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All the King's Men

By: Warren, Robert Penn

Price: $650.00

Publisher: Limited Editions Club: 1989

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001109

Condition: Fine


Two volumes, fine in fine slipcase, quarter bound in cream linen backed in black goatskin, 11 1/2 x 9 inches, number 291 of 600 copies, 10 photogravures by Hank O'Neal, signed by the author and photographer on colophon, Limited Editions Club Letter laid in, original suede-lined black cloth slipcase. A beautiful edition of Warren's Pulitzer Prize winning novel of politics, corruption and betrayal in the mid-twentieth century American South, perfectly complimented by O'Ne... View more info

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Nathan Burke

By: Watts, Mary S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset and Dunlap: 1910

Seller ID: CS00091

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth, 8 x 5.5 inches, 628 pages; boards are crisp, just slight bumping to head and tail of spine, text block is clean, with rich purple top stain; top of dust jacket is bumped with a few small chips to head of spine. View more info

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Twilight Sleep

By: Wharton, Edith

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset and Dunlap: 1927

Seller ID: CS00093

Condition: Very Good


Purple cloth, mint green & black ink stamped title, 8 x 5.5 inches, 373 pages; head and tail of spine edge worn, text is clean and bright with deckle edges, binding sound; dust jacket is dust smudged, chipping to head of spine and creases. A jazz age novel of New York's high society. View more info

The Court of Boyville

By: White, William Allen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Doubleday & McClure Co.: 1899

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000142

Condition: Very Good Plus


Tan cloth with orange/green/black/brown titles and illustration. Light wear at extremities. Prev owner's label in front end paper dated 1900. 358 pages. Illustrated by Orson Lowell, with the exception of the first story, the illustrations for which are by Gustav Verbeek. Short story collection by renowned American newspaper editor, politician, author, and leader of the Progressive movement. Between 1896 and his death, White became the iconic spokesman for middle America. View more info

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The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio

By: Winwar, Frances (translator)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1955

Seller ID: AD00003

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, grey cloth, Kent endpapers, 377 titles inside dust jacket, 666 pages plus translators note and preface; faint shelf wear to boards at tips, dust jacket is lightly rubbed with a few tiny chips and a few small (1/4" or less) closed tears. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. Complete and unabridged. View more info