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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 America... 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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The Night in Lisbon.

By: REMARQUE, ERICH MARIA.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harcourt, Brace & World: 1964

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 8697

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


8vo; cloth in blue dust jacket.Lisbon, 1942, a drama of great and desperate love against the background of war-torn Europe. View more info

The Lively Lady. A Chronicle of Certain Men of Arundel in Maine, of Privateering During the War of Impressments, and of the Circular Prison on Dartmoor.

By: Roberts, Kenneth.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3403

Condition: Very Good condition


8vo; black cloth printed & decorated in green, without dust jacket; map endpapers. Moderate soil to cover showing scattered faint spotting. 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 gene... 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 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

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Tides.

By: Street, Ada and Julian.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2764

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


8vo; cloth backed boards, in dust jacket with minor soil & chips, spine a bit darkened.The story of the sturdy pioneers who conquered the Western wilderness, and their grand children, new pioneers who turned back the the East to storm its social and financial strongholds. View more info

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Strange Moon.

By: Stribling, T. S.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2756

Condition: Fine condition in very good or better jacket


8vo; black cloth, front cover & elaborate spine decoration stamped in silver, in dust jacket. Jacket with 1" closed tear at joint, top of spine; minor chips to spine ends; wear at leading top corner tips; overall moderate darkening of white jacket background mainly at extremities."A Venezuelan Adventure in Love and High Finance." View more info

His Own People.

By: Tarkington, Booth.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3376

Condition: Very Good condition


8vo; original gilt stamped, decorated red cloth; bound with duplicate color frontis illustration; 1 color & 4 half-tone plates. Illustrations by Lawrence Mazzanovich and F. R. Gruger. Spine a bit faded; spotting to back cover. View more info

Gentle Julia.

By: Tarkington, Booth.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3999

Condition: Fine condition


8vo; brick red cloth stamped in black with portrait in black silhouette front cover; color frontis illustration and three black & white illustrations by C. Allan Gilbert and Worth Brehm. Without dust jacket. View more info

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Timeless.

By: Tchkotoua, Prince Nicholas.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Putnam & Co.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3353

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


Inscribed on front endpaper by the author "to, Mrs. Harry Hills, Most affectionately . . . San Francisco, 1952." 198 pp.; 12mo; original gilt stamped blue cloth, in pictorial white dust jacket. a few faint spots of foxing to top edge. Minor foxing & moderate soil to dust jacket with a 1" closed tear lower rear spine edge.A romance of Russian Georgia before the first World War. The action takes place chiefly in Tiflis, Paris and Lausanne. View more info

Gallions Reach.

By: Tomlinson, H. M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann, Ltd.: [1927]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3180

Condition: Near Fine in Good jacket


8vo; gilt stamped aquamarine cloth in dust jacket (title spelled Gallion's Reach on dj.) Bookplate of Canadian poet Rufus Hawtin Hathaway on front pastedown; minor fading & wear at spine tips; slight tanning to endpapers at extremities. Dust jacket soiled, browning to spine, chips and tears at edges, foxing to edges of flaps. View more info

Phineas Finn.

By: Trollope, Anthony.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1990

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 5144

Condition: Fine condition in near fine slipcase


8vo; decorative green cloth spine, and paper over boards, in slipcase with light soil. View more info

(Two Titles) The American Claimant; together with The 1,000,000 Bank-Note.

By: Twain, Mark.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: N.Y., Charles L. Webster: 1892, 1893

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8026

Condition: Good Condition


227 pp., 8 p. ads; 8vo; olive green cloth lettered in gilt with cover illustrations in black. 260 pp., 9 p. ads; 8vo; tan cloth lettered in gilt & brown; decorative cover illustration in gilt, brown and black. Both volumes with frontis and text illustrations by Dan Beard. Both volumes with small price in ink top leading corner front endpapers. Both volumes with rubbing at edges and bumped corners; some smudging to front endpapers. Bank-Note with one spot foxing or stain... View more info

Pegeon Feathers and Other Stories.

By: Updike, John.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: N.Y., Knopf: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2797

Condition: Fine condition in very good or better jacket. in protective mylar wrap


8vo; cloth backed paper over boards in dust jacket with browning to spine and a bit of same to edges. View more info

The Heir, A Love Story.

By: V. Sackville-West.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1922

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4742

Condition: Good Condition


250 pp. (no ads); 12mo; brown cloth stamped in gilt, without dust cover. Slightly bumped at corners; a bit frayed at crown, with a quarter inch split to cloth top edge at joints; spot of blemish to spine over three letters of authors name; top edge dusted; tanning to endpapers. Otherwise a firm, clean copy. View more info

The City and the Pillar.

By: Vidal, Gore.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: N.Y., Dutton: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5903

Condition: Very Good condition


314 pp.; black cloth, spine lettered in gold; without dust jacket. Leading top corners bumped; strong bump to rear top edge; minor bump to lower rear edge; else a clean, crisp copy. View more info

Men At Arms.

By: Waugh, Evelyn.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4729

Condition: Very Good condition in fair jacket, in protective mylar.


314 pp.; 8vo; blue cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Vertical crease down spine; bookplate front pastedown; in price-clipped red dust jacket with significant at edges & corners including a 4" closed tear along front flap edge, tears at the other front corners with thumb size loss at foot of spine and a bit of loss at crown; moderate soil to white back panel. View more info