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BOOK OF THE THOUSAND NIGHTS AND A NIGHT: A Plain and Literal Translation of The Arabian Nights' Entertainments {with} SUPPLEMENTAL NIGHTS: to the Book of the Thousand and One nights with Notes, Anthropological and Explanatory (16 Volumes)

By: N/A

Price: $300.00

Publisher: The Burton Club:

Seller ID: 838

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


N/D Later printing ca 1960. 10 volume set with 6 volume supplement. All volumes have former owner's name penned on front pastedown, in some volumes this has been marked out with black felt pen. All volumes also have former owner's stamp on shelf edge of block near spine. Books are in generally very good condition though some have minor surface rubbing, bumping at corners, and/or scuffing. All volumes appear unread or very lightly read. Extra shipping will be required. View more info

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson The Chronology of Their Adventures

By: Bell, H.W.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Magico Magazine: 1984

Seller ID: 1514

Condition: Fine


Covers show very light surface wear. View more info

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Uranium!

By: Brunner, Bernard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick Fell, Inc.: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Volume shows very light rubbing on cloth covers; There is a little rubbing and darkening along outside edges of text; Inked name stamp on lower edge of text block; A little soiling along edge of blank front end page; Volume remains very tight, and is otherwise clean and crisp; DJ shows light general edge wear, with scattered chipping and some small tears; Scattered rubbing over face of DJ, though lettering and image remain bright and intact. View more info

Athyra (Unocrrected Proof)

By: Brust, Steven

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1014

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


This is an uncorrected proof/advance reading copy/ARC. Spine shows moderate sun fading. Otherwise only light general wear. View more info

The Place of Dead Roads

By: Burroughs, William S.

Price: $140.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Henry Holt & Co: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1522

ISBN: 0030632560

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Stated first edition, full number line. Inscribed by author and dated July 1, 1994 on title page. DJ shows light edge wear.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

The Winning of Andromache: A Trojan War Novel

By: Byers, Richard McCulloch

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Fairfield House, Publisher: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1240

ISBN: 0960204822

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Signed by author beneath his name on title page; Covers are slightly bowed; White cloth covers show just a little soiling; Previous owners inked name/date/town at top of title page.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

The Return of Andromache

By: Byers, Richard McCulloch

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Fairfield House, Publisher: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1241

ISBN: 0960204857

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good+ dust jacket


Signed by author beneath his name on title page, and dated 2/10/90; White cloth covers are a little soiled; Boards are a little bowed; Previous owners inked name/date/town on blank front free end page; DJ is slightly darkened over spine and shows a small chip along lower edge over top cover.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

The Postman Always Rings Twice

By: Cain, James M.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Triangle Books: 1938

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1511

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


First thus. Clipping from typed letter affixed to front paste down reads, "Dear Mr. ___, The autograph part is nothing, but having a book on my hands to be attended to I avoid like poison, as sometimes I forget about it, or lose it, and there is one more person who feels with some reason I have been guilty of a dirty trick. Below is an inscription for your book, so cut it out and paste it in, it'll do just as well. Sincerely J.M.C. (Initials hand signed in ink)."... View more info

Shillaber

By: Clemens, Cyril

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Webster Groves, Missouri, International Mark Twain Society: 1946

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1269

Condition: Very Good


Inscription on ffep reads "To________ President Truman's Teacher with the author's high esteem Cyril Clemens Christmas 1951" Also flat signed on title page. Blue leatherette covers show minor edge wear. Pages 20-21 show foxing from laid in newsprint. Otherwise text is clean and bright.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

Thunderstick

By: Coldsmith, Don

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Doubleday: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1022

ISBN: 0385470266

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Full number line, state first edition. Flat signed by author on title page. Superb condition.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

Runestone (ARC)

By: Coldsmith, Don

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., Bantam Dell Pub Group: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1031

ISBN: 0553096435

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Uncorrected proof/advance reading copy/ARC. Light edge wear. Red color in cover lettering has slight bleeding. Block edge has a couple of small smudges. View more info

Runestone (ARC)

By: Coldsmith, Don

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., Bantam Dell Pub Group: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1491

ISBN: 0553096435

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Uncorrected proof/advance reading copy/ARC. Light edge wear. Red color in cover lettering has slight bleeding. View more info

The Works of Honre de Balzac

By: de Balzac, Honore

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Society of English and French Literature:

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 732

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


The Croxley Edition, # 627 of 1000. 36 volumes, complete in 18 books. Quarter bound in leather with marbled paper board covers and marbled end papers. Volumes are in generally very good condition with light shelf wear. All appear unread. Top 1/4 of spine end of volume I-II missing. Extra shipping required. View more info

The Adventure of the Orient Express

By: Derleth, August

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Candlelight Press: 1965

Seller ID: 1013

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Covers are faded at edges and also show light edge wear. Text remains clean. Saddle stapled binding is just starting to tear at staples but is still tight. View more info

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Vivian Grey (Two Volumes)

By: Disraeli, Benjamin

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Baltimore, George M'Dowell & Son: 1833

Seller ID: 331

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Name and date of 1841 written on FFEP. Other writing on endpapers of both books. Covers soiled with scattered moisture staining. Moderate to heavy foxing throughout. View more info

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The Sign of Four

By: Doyle, A. Conan

Price: $160.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Co.: 1908

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 1016

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Book shows light edge wear. Corners bumped. Spine ends curled. Spine lean. Former owner's bookplate on front paste down. Hinges tight. Binding slightly loose. Scattered foxing throughout text. View more info

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Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

By: Doyle, A. Conan

Price: $450.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1894

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1264

Condition: Fair


First American Edition, First state including story: The Card-Board Box. Covers show light edge wear and darkening of spine. Some chipping at spine ends. Noticable spine lean. Front hinge broken, binding is moderately loose. Bookplate on front pastedown. Some pencil writing on end papers. View more info

The Final Adventures of Sherlock Holmes - 2 Volumes

By: Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, The Limited Editions Club: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1201


Light to moderate foxing/soiling to book spines. Bookplate in volume 1. Volume 2 has a review of books pasted to front pastedown and associated philately pasted to rear pastedown. Otherwise books in fine condition. Slip cover shows bumping at corners and some light surface wear. View more info

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Silas Marner. The Weaver of Raveloe. With twenty-four coloured illustrations by C. E. Brock.

By: Eliot, George

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Co.: 1905

Edition: Illustrated Edition

Seller ID: 4

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


First Brock Edition. Volume is very slight bowed. Staining on spine and back cover. Back cover also has a small tear (1/8') in the vellum binding in center of the tail edge. Front cover is clean. Bumping is present on all four corners. Block is loose but not detached and shows slight yellowing and foxing throughout. Previous owner's name is written in pencil on half title page.; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

One for the Money (ARC)

By: Evanovich, Janet

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A., Scribner: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1020

ISBN: 0684196395

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Uncorrected proof/advance reading copy/ARC. Light edge wear. View more info