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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

Winesburg, Ohio

By: Anderson, Sherwood

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1947

Seller ID: CS00602

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, 408 titles listed on inverse of dust jacket, Kent end papers, 303 pages plus publisher's title list; tan cloth boards are clean and square, previous owner's bookplate adhered to front paste down, name written on title page; dust jacket now protected in mylar cover. View more info

Winesburg, Ohio

By: Anderson, Sherwood

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1947

Seller ID: CS00603

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, 388 titles listed on inverse of dust jacket, Kent end papers, 303 pages plus publisher's title list; tan cloth boards are clean and square; price clipped dust jacket is a bit edge worn, now protected in mylar cover. View more info

Poor White

By: Anderson, Sherwood

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00655

Condition: Very Good


First Modern Library Edition, Toledano binding style 2, Bernhard endpapers, 371 pages plus publisher's list; green leatherette shows light wear along spine, small closed tear to top of front paste down, previous owner's name adjacent to title page. View more info

Man's Fate

By: Andre Malraux

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1934

Seller ID: CS00456

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, 385 titles listed on inverse of dust jacket, Kent endpapers, 360 pages plus publisher's list; gray cloth boards are clean and square; dust jacket is a bit rubbed, now in protective mylar cover. View more info

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The Seven That Were Hanged

By: Andreyev, Leonid; Seltzer, Thomas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library / Boni and Liveright: 1918

Seller ID: CS00435

Condition: Very Good


Early printing published by Boni and Liveright, Toledano binding style 4, flexi leather boards, Brodzky endpapers,194 pages plus publisher's list; boards are edge worn with small ripples to edges, previous owner's name on front free endpaper, pages age toned. An early installment in The Modern Library books, and a unique one to add to any collection. Said to have influenced Gavrilo Princip to assassinate Franz Ferdinand. View more info

Pride and Prejudice And Sense and Sensibility

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1950

Seller ID: CS00541

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, 408 titles listed on inverse of dust jacket, Kent endpapers, 632 pages plus publisher's list; grey cloth boards are clean and square, a well kept copy; price clipped dust jacket is protected in mylar cover. 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 top edges, small closed tear to top rear, and a bit of rubbing to the top of edge of spine, now in protective mylar cover. 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 introduction by the author defending herself against criticism for her portrayal of life in China. 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

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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

The Plague

By: Camus, Albert; Gilbert, Stuart

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1948

Seller ID: CS00607

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 11, amount of titles listed on inverse of dust jacket not stated, Kent end papers, 278 pages plus publisher's list; green cloth boards are clean and square; price clipped dust jacket is edge worn and now in mylar cover. View more info

The Plague

By: Camus, Albert; Gilbert, Stuart

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1947

Seller ID: CS00612

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, 403 titles listed on inverse of dust jacket not stated, Kent end papers, 278 pages plus publisher's list; green cloth boards are clean and square; dust jacket is now in mylar cover. 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, essays, phantasmagoria, games, puzzles, problems, aerostics, and miscellaneous writings. 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, short stories, essays, phantasmagoria, games, puzzles, problems, aerostics, and miscellaneous writings. View more info

The Canterbury Tales

By: Chaucer, Geoffrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1957

Seller ID: CS00606

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, 415 titles listed on inverse of dust jacket, Kent end papers, 642 pages plus publisher's list; green cloth boards are clean and square; dust jacket has a small spattering of paint on rear panel and is now in mylar cover. View more info

Best Plays by Chekhov: The Sea Gull, Uncle Vanya, The Three Sisters, The Cherry Orchard

By: Chekov, Anton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1956

Seller ID: CS00550

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, 388 titles listed on inverse of dust jacket, kent endpapers, 296 pages plus publisher's list; red cloth boards are clean and square, previous owner's name written in, a well kept copy; spine of dust jacket rubbed, now protected in mylar cover. View more info

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Selected Poetry and Prose of Coleridge

By: Coleridge, Samuel Taylor; Stauffer, Donald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library: 1951

Seller ID: CS00437

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, green cloth, Kent endpapers, interior of dust jacket lists 365 titles, 608 pages; pages age toned; price clipped dust jacket is edge worn and rubbed in places, now in protective mylar cover. View more info