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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

The Red Pony

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00324

Condition: Very Good


First edition, grey cloth outlined in blue with pictorial plate adhered to paste down, slipcase octavo, 131 pages, color illustrations by Dennis Wesley throughout; slipcase is worn with a few smudges. An attractive copy of this coming of age novella, set in the American West, by one of our most respected writers. 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

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Storm

By: Stewart, George R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1947

Seller ID: CS00131

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 8, blue and red cloth, Kent end papers, 380 titles listed on interior wrapper, 362 pages; boards are crisp and clean, previous owners name on front free end paper; clipped dust jacket, creased at head and tail of spine, jacket now in protective mylar cover. View more info

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Gulliver's Travels

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1947

Seller ID: CS00198

Condition: Near Fine


Navy blue cloth with red ink paste-down on cover, 9.5 X 6 inches, 358 pages, original engravings by Luis Quintanilla throughout; boards are clean and square, pages are crisp and unmarked; clipped dust jacket is a bit worn, evident especially a the head and tail of spine, rear of dust jacket is dust stained. View more info

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Gulliver's Travels; A Tale of a Tub; The Battle of the Books

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Carlton House:

Seller ID: CS00199

Condition: Near Fine


Navy blue leather in slipcase, 8 X 5.5 inches, 550 pages, blue marble end papers, top edge gilt; leather boards are in excellent condition with only wearing showing on spine, deckle edge pages are bright and clean, binding is tight. 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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War and Peace

By: Tolstoy, Leo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Modern Library:

Seller ID: CS00288

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style G4, 8mo, slate grey cloth, blank endpapers, 268 titles listed on interior of dust jacket, 1.146 pages; very lightly edge worn, pages toned; unclipped dust jacket is worn, creased in places, and has small chips and 1.5 inch closed tear to bottom right cover, now protected in mylar. 0 View more info

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Stronger Than Fear

By: Tregaskis, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00142

Condition: Very Good


Stated first printing, green cloth, 12 mo, 144 pages, boards are edge worn, especially to head and tail of spine, interior is clean and binding is tight; dust jacket is creased in places with appropriate age toning to back cover. 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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Ladder Of Years

By: Tyler, Anne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00204

ISBN: 0679441557

Condition: Very Good


First trade edition, cream boards backed in light blue cloth, gilt stamped titles, 8vo, 326 pages; a well kept copy; small smudge on top right cover of dust jacket, which is now in protective mylar. View more info

Breathing Lessons

By: Tyler, Anne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00205

ISBN: 0394572343

Condition: Very Good


First trade edition, cream boards backed in teal cloth, gilt stamped titles, 8vo, 327 pages; a well kept copy; back of dust jacket a bit rubbed and spine is lightly sunned, dust jacket now in protective mylar. View more info

Breathing Lessons

By: Tyler, Anne

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: CS00206

ISBN: 0394572343

Condition: Near Fine


First trade edition, cream boards backed in teal cloth, gilt stamped titles, 18vo, 327 pages, inscribed by Anne Tyler on title page; a well kept copy; dust jacket now in protective mylar. View more info

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The Accidental Tourist

By: Tyler, Anne

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: CS00207

ISBN: 039454689X

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, cream boards backed in brown cloth, gilt stamped titles, 8vo, 355 pages, signed by Anne Tyler on prelim; a well kept copy; dust jacket now in protective mylar. View more info

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Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant

By: Tyler, Anne

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: CS00208

ISBN: 0394523814

Condition: Fine


Stated first edition, peach boards backed in brown cloth, gilt stamped titles, 8vo, 303 pages, signed by Anne Tyler on title page; a well kept copy; dust jacket now in protective mylar. View more info

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Earthly Possessions

By: Tyler, Anne

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: CS00209

ISBN: 0394411471

Condition: Near Fine


Stated first edition, green boards backed in cream cloth, gilt stamped titles, 8vo, 200 pages, inscribed by Anne Tyler on front free end paper, signed again on title page; a well kept copy, dust jacket now in protective mylar. View more info

Breathing Lessons

By: Tyler, Anne

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1989

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: CS00210

ISBN: 0701133910

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth, gilt stamped titles, 8vo, 327 pages, inscribed by Anne Tyler on title page; a well kept copy, head and tail of spine turned in; dust jacket now in protective mylar. View more info

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Saint Maybe

By: Tyler, Anne

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: CS00211

ISBN: 0670841927

Condition: Fine


First edition with full number line, pink boards backed in navy blue cloth, gilt stamped titles, 8vo, 337 pages, inscribed by Anne Tyler on title page; a well kept copy; dust jacket now in protective mylar. View more info