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Robert Browning's Complete Works (12 volumes)

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Fred DeFau & Company: 1910

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 731

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


#382 of 1000. Quarter bound in maroon leather with marbled paper cover boards and endpapers. Light general wear. Some spine chipping on volumes 2 and 3 with no loss. Extra shipping required. View more info

The Soft Machine

By: Burroughs, William S.

Price: $275.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 462

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Stated First Printing. Inscription reads, "For H___ L___ William S. Burroughs July 1, 1994" DJ has a few spots of foxing mostly along spine w/ edge wear and slight creasing at spine ends. Book 1 of the Nova Trilogy.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

The Ticket That Exploded

By: Burroughs, William S.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 463

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Stated First Printing. Inscription reads, "For H___ William S. Burroughs July 1, 1994" Slight trimming flaw visible on bottom of block pp 103-106. DJ has light to moderate surface rubbing and light creasing along top spine end. Book 2 of the Nova Trilogy.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

The Man of Property

By: Galsworthy, John; With an introduction by Evelyn Waugh

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, The Limited Editions Club: 1964

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 618

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


#1168 of 1500; Signed by the illustrator, Charles Mozley; Volume is still in original glassine wraps. Newsletter and prospectus are laid in. Fine, in Fine slipcase.; Signed by Illustrator(s) View more info

Cast the First Stone

By: Himes, Chester

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Coward-McCann, Inc.: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 596

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Mild toning at edges of inside flaps of DJ, and the rear inside flap has a fold crease. Slight edge wear to jacket. View more info

Faulkner and Black-White Relations: A Psychoanalytic Approach

By: Jenkins, Lee

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 647

ISBN: 0231047444

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Dj shows a one inch closed tear from top edge over rear cover. Light scattered rubbing on DJ. Book appears unread. View more info

Salmagundi: or, The Whim=Whams and Opinions of Launcelot Langstaff, Esq. and Others

By: Langstaff, Launcelot (Washington Irving)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Tegg; Rodwell and Martin...: 1824

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 630

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


New Edition, Corrected and Revised by the Author. Printed in London by T. Davison, Whitefriars; for Thomas Tegg; Rodwell and Martin; also R. Griffin and Co. Mild foxing to contents; Otherwise, contents are bright, fairly clean, complete, and tight; Covers are half leather and paper covered boards; Front board detached, though present; Leather and paper are well worn; Private library book plate on front paste down; Good binding copy for this somewhat hard to find edition. View more info

The Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (9 volumes)

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, The Davos Press: 1909

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 730

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Edition De Luxe, #214 of 1000. Volumes 1 through 9 of 10. Missing volume 10. Quarter bound in leather with marbled paper cover boards and endpapers. Light general wear. Some spine chipping on a few of the volumes. Extra shipping required. View more info

Vagaries

By: Munthe, Axel

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1010

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Green cloth covers with gilt title and decoration. Covers show light edge wear. Hinges and binding tight. Block edges lightly soiled. Former owners name penciled on FFEP. Light foxing on rear end papers. Text clean. View more info

Lost Lenore

By: Reid, Mayne

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, G. W. Dillingham: 1891

Seller ID: 599

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Cloth covers are a little faded and show rubbing along edges; Leaves are darkened, and a little brittle; Overall a tight and fairly clean copy with no markings, book plates, etc. View more info

The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart. Complete in One Volume, with All His Introductions and Notes

By: Scott, Walter

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Boston, Lee and Shepard Publishers: 1874

Seller ID: 585

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Full leather binding. Blind stamped leather, with gilt stamped lettering, over beveled boards; All edges are gilded; Marbled end leaves; Leather is rubbed and scuffed, though lettering remains fairly bright; Leather at head of spine is pulled back, with some wear on the first quarter inch; Gilded text edges shows scattered scuffs and light scratches, though remains bright; Volume is tight; Inked institutional stamps and names on first blank pages, otherwise clean. View more info

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Bride of the Machugh

By: Speas, Jan Cox

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill: 1954

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 1838

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Cover edges show light wear. Spine edges are slightly curled. Block edges show spotted foxing. DJ show light edge wear with some light chipping and surface rubbing. Spine portion of jacket sun faded. ; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 315 pages View more info

Learning to Write: Suggestions and Counsel from Robert Louis Stevenson

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1920

Seller ID: 655

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


There is a small, inked, check mark on the blank front free end page; Volume is otherwise tight and clean, showing only very light signs of use/wear. View more info

Esau Hardery: A Novel of American Life

By: Stoddard, William Osborn

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, White, Stokes & Allen: 1884

Seller ID: 586

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


1884 reprint of this title first published in 1881. Cloth covers show scattered rubbing and light wear at spine ends and corners. Front hinge (internal) is broke and there is slight separation between front end page and title page; Last two signatures are sprung; Text block remains tight, however, and well attached to covers; Non-author gift inscription on blank front free end page; Paper is just a little age toned very slightly brittle. View more info

The Works of H. G. Wells

By: Wells, H. G.

Price: $3,000.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1924

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 502

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


28 volume set. Atlantic Edition. Hand numbered 298 of 1050 editions. Signed by H.G. Wells on limitation page of first volume. Tan cloth spines with green paper covered boards and paper spine labels. Slight fading of spines and rubbing of paper spine labels on all volumes. All except volume 1 appear unopened. Volume 1 has small tear 1/4" to top spine end, light handling wear, and the tops of first 100 pages cut (all volumes originally uncut). Will require additional s... View more info

That Printer of Udell's: A Story of the Middle West

By: Wright, Harold Bell

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Book Supply Company: 1903

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 587

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Green cloth covers show general rubbing, mostly on edges, though some on front cover; "Bell Wright" is mostly rubbed off of front cover; Paper pictorial image on front cover is rubbed and faded, though remains fairly clear; Old price and inked name on front end page; Front hinge (internal) is just a little loosened, and book remains fairly tight. View more info