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The Road.

By: McCarthy, Cormac.

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 3184

Condition: Fine condition


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Treasures in Heaven. (inscribed by the author).

By: McGehee, Florence.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gallancz: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7861

Condition: Very Good condition in Fair jacket


Inscribed by the author on front endpaper, "To Maudie, who knew me when, Love Florence." 224 pp., 8vo; red cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Spine leaning; two pinpoint spots of foxing to lower margin on verso of front endpaper with corresponding offset to title page. In dust jacket with splits at spine, the rear spine edge is split save for 1.5"; front edge split 1.5" each end with a clean horizontal split 2" up from the bottom; 2" closed tear jacket rear from lower spine to bottom edge; some loss at corners; moderate soil, and adhesive shadow lower front spine corner. Preseved but fragile in m... View more info

Chloe Marr.

By: Milne, A. A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Dutton: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5628

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


8vo; gray cloth with light tanning to endpapers; in yellow jacket with moderate wear & soil. View more info

The Silent War.

By: Mitchell, John Ames.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Life Publishing Co.: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4274

Condition: Very Good condition


222 pp.; 8vo; gilt stamped red cloth; tissue frontispiece & three plate illustrations by William Balfour Ker. Faint mottling to cloth, front cover; moderate offset to text pages from two of the plates, else a bright copy.John Ames Mitchell (1844–1918) was a publisher, architect, artist and novelist who, being a Rennaisance man also co-founded the original Life Magazine, and from the perch of personal success, penned this novel, dedicated to those happy philosophers of Social Darwinism, who found themselves annoyed by the occasional mutterings from the owners of empty stomachs, from ... View more info

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[Two Titles] Le Telesiege; La Guerre Civile [Inscribed by the author].

By: MOHRT, MICHEL.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Gallimard: 1989

Seller ID: 8780

Condition: Fine condition


8vo; printed wrappers. Both volumes inscribed on half-title to Irving Putter, Professor of French, University of California.Text in French. View more info

Horse of a Different Color.

By: Moody, Ralph.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4487

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


Second Printing; 8vo; cloth in dust jacket; designed by Tran Mawicke. Light foxing top edge. Moderate rubbing to jacket primarily at edges with fading at spine. View more info

Known To Evil.

By: Mosley, Walter.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Riverhead Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2567

ISBN: 1594487529

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket


Signed by the author in silver ink on black title page. 8vo; paper over boards; dust jacket. View more info

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The Inundation; or, Pardon and Peace. With Illustrations by Geo. Cruikshank.

By: Mrs. Gore.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Willoughby & Co.: [c. 1850-]

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 6749

Condition: Fine condition


222 pp., illus. frontis with tissue guard; 16mo; red half-leather & cloth; spine decorated & lettered in gilt; raised bands forming six panels; marbled pastedowns and endpapers; all edges gilt; 3 plate illustrations. Several small areas of faint soil to cloth. A very bright, clean copy. Subtitled, "A Christmas Story" in the First Edition of 1847, published by Fisher. View more info

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A Star in the Wind.

By: Nathan, Robert.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Knopf: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2862

Condition: Near Fine condition in Near Fine jacket, in Mylar Wrap


8vo; cloth, in pictorial dust jacket. Jacket with moderate tanning & foxing to white back panel. View more info

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The Wilderness-Stone.

By: Nathan, Robert.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Knopf: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3002

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket


8vo; cloth in pictorial dust jacket. Faint areas of tanning to endpapers, else fine.Of freedom and immortal love in Los Angeles at a time when youth was less cautious. View more info

The Fiddler in Barly.

By: Nathan, Robert.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., McBride: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3767

Condition: Near fine condition in good jacket.


8vo; cloth in soiled & chipped dust jacket. Fading to cloth at top edge of spine.The story of an old fiddler and his dancing dog. View more info

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The Octopus, A Story of California.

By: Norris, Frank.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1901

Edition: First Editions, First Printing

Seller ID: 3486

Condition: Very Good condition


652 pp.; 8vo; original gilt stamped red cloth with publisher's spine imprint in sans serif face; J.J. Little device on copyright; textual points conform to BAL 10536 chart for first printing; uncorrected last line page 526. Front pastedown with bookplate of American economist Jeremiah W. Jenks, author of The Trust Problem [1900], was active in The National Civic Federation, and worked on anti-trust legislation. This initial volume in Norris's projected trilogy on American wheat dealt with the its production in California and the fight between wheat farmers and the railroad trusts. Moderate wea... View more info

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The Will and the Deed.

By: OGBURN, DOROTHY.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N.Y., Dodd, Meade: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8853

Condition: Very Good condition in Good jacket, with Mylar Wrap


8vo; green cloth with minor fading and rubbing at spine tips, corners; faint occasional foxing to prelims and text pages; in pictorial black & green jacket with chips, bit of loss at spine head & corner tips; rubbing at edges; light foxing to white jacket flaps; soil mainly to white back panel. "The man was going to read his will! . . . At the appointed moment the "Wizard" sat before them, and the astonishing will which was to affect the lives of all of those present so strangely, so tragically, and so dramatically, was read." View more info

I'll Tell Your Everything, A Frolic.

By: Priestley, J. B. and Gerald Bullett.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1933

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 3943

Condition: Very Good condition in Very Good or better jacket, in protective mylar wrap.


8vo; blue cloth. Touch of fading to tip top of spine; sprinkled foxing to bottom edge; dust soil to top edge, else a bright copy in lightly soiled jacket with minor chips to top of spine and edges. Jacket flap shows no price. View more info

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[4 titles, 1 signed by the author] Bucky O'Connor; Gunsight Pass; Texas Man; Colorado;

By: RAINE, WILLIAM MACLEOD.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Doubleday Doran; Houghton; Dillingham: 1910; 1921; 1928

Edition: 1st Editions

Seller ID: 8948

Condition: Very Good condition


8vo; cloth, without dustjackets. Texas Man is signed by Macleod; Bucky O'Connor with the bookplate of Norman Reilly Raine (we find no relation, but may be the screenwriter credited with Tugboat Annie). Texas Man with moderate cover wear & soil, ownership signature top edge on second, illustrated yellow endpaper. Gunsight Pass with short gift inscription "John from Elva, December 25,1924" View more info

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The Waverley Novels of Sir Walter Scott [25 volumes, complete].

By: SCOTT, SIR WALTER.

Price: $525.00

Publisher: N.Y., The Scott Society: no date (c.1905)

Edition: Edition De Luxe

Seller ID: 8947

Condition: Very Good condition


Limited edition of 750 copies privately printed for members of the Scott Society. 25 volumes; 8vo; half red morocco, marbled red paper over boards; spine lettered and decorated in gilt; top edges gilt; marbled pastedowns & endpapers, with strong, cloth hinges. Frontis illustration in each volume with tissue guards; each volume with numerous plate illustrations. Moderate rubbing to tops and bottoms of spines; occasional rubbing to edges with one leading edge rubbed through to board; most front corner tips with some bumping and rubbing, a few tips just rubbed through to board. [v. 1.] Wa... View more info

Inside the Golden Gate. A Story of Old San Francisco.

By: Sebelle, Will.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N.Y., Vantage Press: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3695

Condition: Near Fine condition in very good or better jacket.


424 pp.; 8vo; cloth in illustrated dust jacket. A few flecks of foxing to top edge; decorative orange bookplate on front endpaper; jacket with moderate soil and fading to spine. Scarce historical novel of San Francisco. The author was a native San Franciscan who wrote from firsthand knowledge. As an eyewitness to the earthquake and fire of 1906, he stood in breadlines, helped carry dynamite on Van Ness Ave. where attempts were made to check the fire, and did general rescue work. View more info

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Sentimental Journey, Memoirs, 1917-1922.

By: SHKLOVSKY, VIKTOR.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ithaca, NY & London, Cornell University Press: (1970)

Seller ID: 8723

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


304 pp.; 8vo; cloth in dust jacket; folding map. "A brilliant Russian writer, witness to the turbulent first years of Soviet history, captures their drama in the form of a novel." View more info

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The Ring: A Novelette, Short Stories, and a Prize-Winning Poem.

By: SPENCER, SHEILA FOREMAN.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Chicago), (William Edgar Spencer): 1973

Edition: Memorial Edition

Seller ID: 8774

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


215 pp.; 8vo; cloth in white jacket with light wear and soil. View more info

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The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. With Illustrations by W. A. Dwiggins.

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: N.Y., Random House: 1929

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 7719

Condition: Near Fine condition


Number 445 of 1200 copies, signed on the colophon by Dwiggins. 161 pp.; 8vo; black cloth back and black paper over boards; spine lettered in gilt. Without slipcase. Folded facsimile sheet of author's manuscript tipped in after Bibliographical Note (vi). Trivial wear to ends of spine. View more info