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To The Lighthouse

By: Woolf, Virginia; Hoare, D.M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd./ Everyman's Library: 1943

Seller ID: CS00494

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with gilt titles, 16mo, 242 pages; a well kept copy, interior clean, binding tight; dust jacket is now protected in mylar. Everyman's Library No. 949. View more info

Beau Ideal

By: Wren, P.C.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1928

Seller ID: CS00485

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth, 12mo, 373 pages; inscription in elegant pen on front free endpaper; attractively illustrated dust jacket a bit soiled and edge worn. The fifth installment in the Beau Geste series, chronicling the adventures of the men of the French Foreign Legion in North Africa. From the dust jacket: "Against the background of color- the red and blue uniforms of the Legion, the flaming desert, the green of the oasis- is this gallant theme: a man running desperate risks to save the husband of the woman he loves- a soldier's heroism in a barbarous and terrible country". View more info

Dew and Mildew, A Tale of India

By: Wren, P.C.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1927

Seller ID: CS00486

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth, 12mo, 320 pages; inscription in elegant pen on front free endpaper; attractively illustrated dust jacket lightly foxed and edge worn. A handsome copy of this vintage classic, dust jacket illustrated by B.B. Alexandery. From the dust jacket: "An old Fakir cursed a rich Parsi who tore down a shrine and built on its site a pretentious bungalow and extended his curse to all those who should ever live within its walls. From a chain of gruesome coincidences the house came to be known as Sudden-death lodge and for a number of generations the curse carried on its work. A story full of ... View more info

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Tomorrow!

By: Wylie, Philip

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart: 1954

Seller ID: CS00092

Condition: Very Good


Black and red cloth, 8 x 5.5 inches, 372 pages; edge wear to head and tail of spine, pages are age toned; unclipped dust jacket, small chips along creases. View more info

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Our Lady of Mercy: A Short Story

By: Zara, Louis

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Skokie, IL, Black Cat Press: 1982

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 001097

Condition: Fine


Miniature hardcover in white leather with gilt Christmas tree on front board; edition of 249 copies; 2 1/4 x 1 13/16 inches, 44,[1] pages, two small two-color illustrations, decorative endpapers; original glassine dust jacket included, no notable flaws. Short story originally published in Esquire Magazine in 1935 tells of a scrambled society where boys found out how to make a Christmas present kosher. View more info

Oh Careless Love

By: Zolotow, Maurice

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Avon: 1959

Seller ID: CS00631

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial covers, 12mo mass market paperback, 176 pages. A collectible vintage copy of which the San Francisco Call-Bulletin stated, "Women readers will be fascinated and infuriated". View more info