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The Ninth Wave.

By: Burdick, Eugene.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y., Houghton Mifflin: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5620

Condition: Fine condition in Very Good dust jacket, in protective mylar wrap


8vo; green cloth in blue dust jacket with chips & creases at spine ends and a bit on edges & corners; light soil to white back panel. View more info

The Land of Plenty.

By: Cantwell, Robert.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Carbondale, London, Southern Illinois University Press, Fefer & Simons, Inc.: 1971

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 4484

Condition: Near Fine condition in Fine jacket, in mylar wrap


8vo; red cloth in dust jacket. Preface by Harry T. Moore. Minor sprinkle of foxing top & foredge.Part of the Crosscurrents / Modern Fiction series. A reprinting of one of the most graphically exciting novels of the thirties. View more info

Alice's Adventures Underground. After Lewis Carroll's original manuscript which later became, Alice in Wonderland

By: Carroll, Lewis.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Panda Prints: no date (c. 1951)

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 7984

Condition: Fine condition


Reproducing the manuscript; 90 pp.; 12mo; illustrated paper over boards; photograph of Alice Liddell at the end. View more info

Open the Door.

By: Carswell, Catherine.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4760

Condition: Good Condition


8vo; green cloth, without jacket. Lacking front endpaper; 1" archival tape mended closed tear to title page bottom edge; moderate cover wear. Decent reading copy. View more info

Image for [5 Titles]: (1.) (W. C. Brownlee) Narrative of the battles of Drumclog, and Bothwell Bridge; (2.) The History of Prince Charles Edwars Stuart, Commonly Called The Pretender; (3.)History of Sir William Wallace, The Renowned Scottish Champion; (4.)Hurrah for the Bonnets of Blue, Pray Goody, Donald of Dundee (etc.); (5.) The Year that's Awa, Waes Me for Prince Charlie, A Man Without a Wife, (etc.).

[5 Titles]: (1.) (W. C. Brownlee) Narrative of the battles of Drumclog, and Bothwell Bridge; (2.) The History of Prince Charles Edwars Stuart, Commonly Called The Pretender; (3.)History of Sir William Wallace, The Renowned Scottish Champion; (4.)Hurrah for the Bonnets of Blue, Pray Goody, Donald of Dundee (etc.); (5.) The Year that's Awa, Waes Me for Prince Charlie, A Man Without a Wife, (etc.).

By: CHAPBOOKS.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Printed for the Booksellers: 1829-(1850)

Seller ID: 8967

Condition: Very good condition


1-3, 24 pp.; 4-5, 8pp.; 24mo; printed wrappers with front cover vignettes; Drumclog spine is reinforced with white cloth tape just obscuring a few last letters on right edge; dime size tear to paper in middle of gutter between pages 10 & 11. Others generally clean.Small pamphlets of popular, sensational, juvenile, moral or educational character, originally distributed by chapmen or hawkers. View more info

Image for [4 Titles]: (1.) The History of The Black Douglas; Raising the Wind, Habbie Sympson & His Wife (2.) The Life and History of Mary, Queen of Scots; (3.) A New Song Called Auld Scotia Free, to which is added O Helen thou art my darling, (etc.); (4.) The Highland Piper's Advice, to drinkers, to which are added (etc.).

[4 Titles]: (1.) The History of The Black Douglas; Raising the Wind, Habbie Sympson & His Wife (2.) The Life and History of Mary, Queen of Scots; (3.) A New Song Called Auld Scotia Free, to which is added O Helen thou art my darling, (etc.); (4.) The Highland Piper's Advice, to drinkers, to which are added (etc.).

By: CHAPBOOKS.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Printed for the Booksellers: (c. 1835-1850)

Seller ID: 8970

Condition: Very good condition


Black Douglas: 34, 4pp.; Mary 30 pp.; 3&4, 8pp.; 24mo; printed wrappers with front cover vignettes on 3&4. All but Mary have spines reinforced with white cloth tape. The Black Douglas has bound in the rear four pages including title page, 1865: Raising the Wind: Habbie Sympson and His Wife, Baith Deid. As originaly (sic) written and spoken by John Andrews . . . together with the Lyfe and Deithe of Habbie Simpson, The Famous Piper of Kilbarchan. Written by Robert Sempill. Small pamphlets of popular, sensational, juvenile, moral or educational character, originally distributed by chapmen... View more info

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[Volumes 1 & 4 from The Tales of Chekhov] The Darling and Other Stories, (together with) The Party and Other Stories. From the Russian by Constance Garnett.

By: CHEKHOV, ANTON.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N.Y., Macmillan: 1921;1917

Edition: 1st Editions

Seller ID: 8889

Condition: Very Good condition


2 vols.; 8vo; green cloth lettered in gilt. Vol. 1 with light smudge front cover upper right corner; spine gilt dulled; ownership signature 'Sam Berger' front endpaper top edge with 'from Ada Ashman - Dec 1924' bottome edge. Vol. 4 with offset squares of tanning to front pastedown and endpaper; 'Advance Copy' perforation stamp title page. View more info

What Is To Be Done. Translated by Michael R. Katz; annotated by William G. Wagner

By: Chernyshevsky, Nikolai.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ithaca & London, Cornell University Press: 1989

Seller ID: 7990

ISBN: 0801495474

Condition: Near Fine condition


449 pp., includes selected bibliography; 8vo; red wrappers with a shallow score arcing across lower quarter of front cover. View more info

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[Boxed Set] Tales of Suspense; Tales of Mystery and Imagination.

By: COLLINS, WILKIE; EDGAR ALLEN POE.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1990

Edition: Reissues

Seller ID: 8733

Condition: Fine condition


Matching set in slipcase; 8vo; black cloth decorated in blood red & gilt; Tales of Suspense a reissue of the 1954 edition with lithographs by Anne Scott; Tales of Mystery a reissue of the 1957 edition with monotypes by Michael Ayrton. View more info

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Joseph Conrad, Complete Works (Spine Title, Complete in 26 Volumes).

By: CONRAD, JOSEPH.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday, Page for Wise & Co.: 1924 - 1926

Seller ID: 8941

Condition: Good Condition


8vo; tan cloth; paper spine labels. Spine labels stained from aged glue underneath, but cloth shows little wear, bindings solid, text pages clean with very readable type. So, ugly on the shelf, pleasing in hand, and ready for that Conrad reading binge you've been planning to do some day. View more info

Nixey's Harlequin : tales by A. E. Coppard [Signed Edition].

By: Coppard, A. E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1931

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 6780

Condition: Very Good condition


No. 83 of 304 copies signed by the author. 296 pp.; 8vo; full vellum over boards with leather spine label lettered in gilt; top edge gilt. Bowing to boards at foredge; spine label nicked, else a clean copy.Includes: The Green drake; Count Stefan; The Limping Lady; Wilt Thou Leave Me Thus? The Gollan;The idle Frumkin. View more info

Nixey's Harlequin : tales by A. E. Coppard [Signed Edition].

By: Coppard, A. E.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1931

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 6781

Condition: Fine condition


No. 236 of 304 copies signed by the author. 296 pp.; 8vo; full vellum over boards with leather spine label lettered in gilt; top edge gilt.Includes: The Green drake; Count Stefan; The Limping Lady; Wilt Thou Leave Me Thus? The Gollan;The idle Frumkin View more info

Burro Alley.

By: Corle, Edwin.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Random House: [1938]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3119

Condition: Fine condition


8vo; cloth, paper spine label; without dust jacket.Lawrence Clark Powell, Heart of the Southwest , #27. View more info

The Sardine Deception.

By: Davidsen, Leif.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Seattle, Fjord Press: 1986

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 3593

ISBN: 094024215X

Condition: Fine condition


8vo; wrappers. View more info

The Sardine Deception.

By: Davidsen, Leif.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Seattle, Fjord Press: 1986

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 4585

ISBN: 094024215X

Condition: Fine condition


8vo; wrappers. Touch of dusting to bottom edge at near heal of spine and leading edge. View more info

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Hunted Down and other Reprinted Pieces.

By: DICKENS, CHARLES.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philidelphia, T. B. Peterson & Bros.: no date (c. 1870-)

Edition: Cheap Paper Cover Edition

Seller ID: 8984

Condition: Fair condition


176 pp. (8) p. publisher's ads, including lists of Peterson's titles and various publication formats of Dickens; 8vo; original illustrated wrappers. Covers soiled, worn at edges with creasing and chips to bottom edge; splitting at spine edges up to 3.5 inches, and loss at spine ends up to 2.5 inches. Back cover with label: "The Library of Edgar Newton Kierulff, San Francisco," pasted down while drinking bad whiskey, leaving a large brown splotch of glue to the left of the label. A few foredges roughly opened. Somwhat fragile, but cord bound and holding together admirably for a cheap pa... View more info

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A Book of Common Prayer.

By: DIDION, JOAN.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: (1977)

Edition: First U.K. Edition

Seller ID: 8496

ISBN: 0297772694

Condition: Fine condition in Near Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap


272 pp.; 8vo; orange paper over boards, spine lettered in gilt; in yellow & black jacket. Small surface nick to top front of jacket to the right of A in JOAN, else fine. View more info

A Desert Drama Being, The Tragedy of the Korosko. With Thirty-two full page illustrations by S. Paget.

By: DOYLE, A. CONAN.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philidelphia, Lippincott: 1898

Seller ID: 8242

Condition: Very Good condition


8vo; decorative blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Light soil to cover; front endpaper out, otherwise and excellent reading copy. View more info

Image for The Bride of the Nile, A Romance.  From the German by Clara Bell. In two volumes.

The Bride of the Nile, A Romance. From the German by Clara Bell. In two volumes.

By: Ebers, George.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: N.Y., W. S. Gottsberger & Co.: 1889

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 7255

Condition: Near Fine condition


386 & 378 pp., pub. ads; 16mo; brown cloth lettered in gilt. Trivial wear to corner tips, edges. A bright set.George Moritz Ebers (Berlin, March 1, 1837 – Tutzing, Bavaria, August 7, 1898), German Egyptologist and novelist, discovered the Egyptian medical papyrus, of ca. 1550 BCE, named for him. Here he popularized Egyptian lore by means of historical romances. View more info

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Adam Bede [ A volume from the Foleshill Edition].

By: Eliot, George.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1900

Edition: Foleshill Edition

Seller ID: 6743

Condition: Very Good condition


8vo; blue half-morrocco and marbled paper over boards; spines lettered & decorated in gilt; raised bands forming six panels; two red leather spine labels. Engraved frontis illustration. Spine faded to a green tint; joints & foredge leather rubbed; light rubbing to spines here and there, mainly at ends or the raised bands. Binding very solid with clean interior. View more info