Category: Fiction

Sort

Showing 41-60 of 106

The Persians Are Coming.

By: Frank, Bruno.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Knopf: 1929

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 3354

Condition: Very Good condition


12mo; black cloth, without dust jacket. View more info

McAuslan in the Rough.

By: Fraser, George MacDonald.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Knopf: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4801

ISBN: 0394493036

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


8vo; cloth backed boards in dust jacket. View more info

Paper Phoenix, A Mystery of San Francisco.

By: Friedman, Mickey.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: N.Y., Dutton: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4272

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


8vo; cloth in dust jacket. Minor soil to white d.j. View more info

Soldier of Fortune.

By: Gann, Ernest K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., William Sloane Associates, Inc.: 1954

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 5334

Condition: Fine condition in Good jacket, in mylar wrap.


8vo; cloth in dust jacket with creasing at spine edges, chips to corners; moderate soil white back cover. View more info

Image for The Case of the Shoplifter's Shoe.

The Case of the Shoplifter's Shoe.

By: GARDNER, EARLE STANLEY.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: N.Y., Morrow: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7978

Condition: Good condition in Fair jacket


310 pp., (1)-4, publisher's note and passage from forthcoming The Case of the Perjured Parrot; 8vo; black cloth, top edge stained red; in price-clipped jacket. Cloth somewhat mottled; dust jacket with chips & wear at edges, creasing to front edge and spine, fading to spine, with a 2" x 1" piece loose at top of spine, held under mylar wrap. View more info

Hong Kong.

By: Gardner, Mona.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5292

Condition: Fine condition in Good jacket.


8vo; cloth in dust blue illustrated jacket with foxing inside jacket lightly but visibly showing throung cover illustration in background; other wise light edgewear & soil, now protectied in mylar wrap. A novel of the Opium War. View more info

Tales from Gautier. With a preface by George Saintsbury.

By: GAUTIER, THEOPHILE.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Nash & Grayson: 1927

Seller ID: 8223

Condition: Very Good condition


8vo; blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Translated by Lafcadio Hearn. Spine faded. View more info

Image for The Deadly Blotter.  Thoughtful Alphabet XVII

The Deadly Blotter. Thoughtful Alphabet XVII

By: GOREY, EDWARD.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: [No Place], The Fantod Press: 1997

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 3093

Condition: Fine condition


No. 301 of 750 numbered copies, signed by Gorey on the colophon. 3 7/8" x 4 1/2"; illustrated wrappers. View more info

Image for Death in April.

Death in April.

By: Greeley, Andrew.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., St. Louis, McGraw-Hill: [1980]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2483

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


8vo; black cloth over green boards, in blue & green pictorial jacket. Scattered specs of foxing top edge. View more info

Image for Modern Brazilian Short Stories.

Modern Brazilian Short Stories.

By: GROSSMAN, WILLIAM L., TRANSLATED, WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berkeley & Los Angeles, University Of California Press: (1974)

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 8497

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


167 pp.; 8vo; cloth in dust jacket. View more info

Image for April's Sowing.

April's Sowing.

By: Hall, Gertrude.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.Y., McClure Phillips & Co.: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6347

Condition: Very Good condition


Inscribed by the author on front endpaper. 283 pp., frontis illus.; 8vo; light green cloth, front cover & spine lettered in gilt, with dark green & yellow floral decoration; top edge gilt. Corner tips bumped and lightly rubbed; foxing to rear endpaper & pastedown; occasional spots of foxing on text pages, most on margins. A fairly bright copy. View more info

The Well of Loneliness. With a commentary by Havelock Ellis.

By: Hall, Radclyffe.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Sun Dial Press: c. 1930

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 3948

Condition: Very Good condition


8vo; orange cloth, without dust jacket. Mended half-inch closed tear to cloth, top of spine; light rubbing to spine edges; ownership name top edge of front pastedown. View more info

Tess of the D'Urbervilles. Edited with Notes by Tim Dolin; With an Introduction by Margaret R. Higonnet.

By: Hardy, Thomas.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Classics: 2008

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 4299

ISBN: 0141040335

Condition: Fine condition


8vo; cloth. View more info

The Complete Tales of Uncle Remus.

By: Harris, Joel Chandler.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1955

Edition: 9th Printing

Seller ID: 8078

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


875pp. 8vo; red cloth in yellow dust jacket. Faint specs of foxing top edge. View more info

Tumble Home: A Novella and Short Stories.

By: Hempel, Amy.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Scribner's: [1997]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3163

ISBN: 0684833751

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket


8vo; cloth backed boards, in dust jacket. View more info

The Three Black Pennys, A Novel.

By: Hergesheimer, Joseph.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Knopf: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2773

Condition: Very Good condition


First State. 8vo; brown cloth, without dust jacket. Gilt on spine dull; faint spotting to cover; minor wear to corner tips; minor foxing to pastedowns & endpapers. View more info

Image for Good-Bye, Mr. Chips.

Good-Bye, Mr. Chips.

By: Hilton, James.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Grosset & Dunlap: [c.1935-]

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 3281

Condition: Fine condition in Very Good dj, in Mylar Wrap


8vo; decorated paper over boards; paper spine and title labels, in dust jacket. Endpapers, frontis and text illustrations by Ernest Townsend. Jacket with 1" closed tear at foot of spine, minor chips at edges, light foxing to edge of flaps. View more info

Description of a Struggle.

By: Kafka, Franz.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y., Schocken Books: 1958

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 7732

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


241 pp.; 8vo; green cloth in black dust jacket with a few short superficial scrapes to top leading corner of jacket. "The stories in this volume are presented for the first time in English. The title story which Kafka wrote at the age of twenty, is the only complete piece from his early period. For a long time considered lost, it turned up in Max Brod's library . . . " (from the Publisher's Note). View more info

Dangerous Angel.

By: Kelland, Clarence Budington.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harper & Bros.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3765

Condition: Near fine condition near find jacket, in protective mylar wrap


250 pp.; 8vo; cloth in pictorial dust jacket. Bookplate on front endpaper; what appears to be faint tanning or adhesive stain through paper at gutter between front pastedown and endpaper. Very light wear to jacket at edges. A roaring story of San Francisco in its most lavish era. View more info

Image for Charlie Six.

Charlie Six.

By: Key, Brixton.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, poppynoir: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3201

ISBN: 0983570906

Condition: New


361 pp., 8vo; pictorial wrappers. Inscribed by the author.Coming of age novel of gangster life circa 1960's London, replete with enough beautiful Bleak House, Islesworth hermetic street lingo to take care of yer foreign language reqirements for a year. View more info