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Works of Louisa May Alcott, Edited by Clair Boos, Little Women, Little Men, Short Stories, Alcott, Louisa May
1 Alcott, Louisa May Works of Louisa May Alcott, Edited by Clair Boos, Little Women, Little Men, Short Stories
U.S.A. Avenel Books, Distributed by Crown Publishers, Inc., New York, New York 10016 1982 0517371464 / 9780517371466 1st Hardcover Good Fair 6.25 Merrill, Frank T.; Birch, Reginald B.; Ledyard, Addie; and others 
"Illustrated and Unabridged. The most complete one-volume collection available, containing Little Women * Little Men * Dozens of stories full of irrepressible life". 'Bargain Books' label stuck to front of Dust Jacket. Previous owner's name inside on endpaper. Apparently previous owner's child also laid claim to the book by drawing on the front cover, writing her name inside on the endpaper, and also on the line below the word "Contents" because it must have seemed the thing to do. This appears to be all she was allowed to do before the decorating was discontinued. Text is clean, Pages slightly discolored, Dust Jacket and boards show some shelf wear at the top and bottom of the spine. Pages secure. 789 pages. Jacket front illustration by Peter Fiore, Mendola, Ltd. More than 100 illustrations from the original publications. Our book number 19026. 
Price: 5.50 USD
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The Art of William Blake, Blunt, Anthony
2 Blunt, Anthony The Art of William Blake
USA Columbia University Press 1959 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 9.5 
9.5" x 7". 122 pages. First edition, no other edition listed. Very clean, no marks, some minor shelf wear to the bottom of the boards. Clean and fresh. Bampton Lectures in America, Number 12. Lecture by Anthony Blunt. Black and white images of Blake's works. Our book number 3036. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Testament for my students and other poems, Boyle, Kay
3 Boyle, Kay Testament for my students and other poems
Garden City, New York Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1970 Softcover Softcover Good No Dust Jacket 8.25 Rauch, Peter 
8.25" x 5.5", 90 pages. Copy sound, corner of front cover creased, some soil and rubbing, stain to corner of back cover. "This volume contains 29 poems, ranging backward from her most recent works to poems and the 20's and 30's. Yet each one seems written just for today --" Our book number 46032. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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Joseph Conrad Collection, Matched Set of 26 Titles, Conrad, Joseph
4 Conrad, Joseph Joseph Conrad Collection, Matched Set of 26 Titles
U.S.A. Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, New York 1925 3rd Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jackets 5.5 
26 Volumes, Not numbered. 1925 edition (previously published in 1899 and 1903). Brown Cloth boards to look like leather with gold enhancements. Embossed Schooner on the front cover with a rope border around title on spine and on front cover. Books may have been read one time by my Father when he was a child. Some pages must be split open with a letter opener. Private collection of my Great-Aunt. Titles are as follows: Almayer's Folly, The Arrow of Gold, Chance, The Inheritors, Lord Jim, The Mirror of the Sea, The Nigger of Narcissus, Nostromo, Notes on Life and Letters, Outcast of the Islands, Personal Record, The Rescue, Romance, The Rover, The Secret Agent, A Set of Six, The Shadow Line, Suspense, Tales of Hearsay, Tales of Unrest, 'Twixt Land and Sea, Typhoon, Under Western Eyes, Victory, Within the Tides, Youth (with Heart of Darkness and . The top of the books are gilded on the tops of the pages, the bottoms of the pages are not cut evenly. There is some shelf wear to the books just from being eighty years old. Many have never been read. The pages are clean. All Spines are tight. Inside ROMANCE, at page 264-5 there is a 1951 newspaper clipping of an etching of Conrad on permanent exhibit at the Philbrook Art center which has discolored the two adjacent pages. Shipping of thirty American pounds of books will incur additional shipping costs. (Twenty eight pounds of books, and reasonable packing to protect them.) Our item number 19400. 
Price: 1200.00 USD
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5 Conrad, Joseph, edited by Garnett, Edward Letters from Joseph Conrad
Charter Books, published by the Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., A subsidiary of Howard W. Sams & Co., Inc., 1962 2nd Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket 
312 pages, book in excellent condition, some shelf wear, crease along front cover at hinge. Initials of previous owner on first page. "Of these utterly revealing letters from Joseph Conrad to his close friend and mentor Edward Garnett," THE YALE REVIEW, said "Here is Conrad the master mariner in his laughter, anger and gloom.Had it not been for the encouragement of Mr. Garnett, Conrad would probably never have written those novels recording his experiences on land and sea." Bobbs-Merrill Hardcover edition published 1928, Charter Edition published August, 1962. Related work: NOTE: Interested parties should inquire of The M.A.D. House for a very ornate complete works of Conrad, published in the 1920's. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Cooper, J. Fenimore Works of J. Fenimore Cooper, Complete in Ten Volumes, Volume Eight
P.F. Collier, Publishers, New York 1891 Hardcover Poor No Jacket 
Moth eaten, pages yellowed, endpapers cracked, spine loose. "Illustrated with wood engravings." Woodcut illustrations good. Text clean. Volume Eight includes: Oak Openings, Satanstoe, Mercedes of Castile. cover worn at edges, spine worn top and bottom.Green cloth cover with gold lettering on the spine and front, and an embossed decoration on the back cover. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7 Cooper, J. Fenimore Works of J. Fenimore Cooper, Complete in Ten Volumes, Volume Nine
P.F. Collier, Publishers, New York 1891 Hardcover Poor No Jacket 
Moth eaten, pages yellowed, endpapers cracked, spine loose. Woodcut illistrations good. Text clean. Volume Nine includes: The Ways of The Hour, Wing And Wing, Wept of the Wish-Ton-Wish, Precaution. Illustration is entitles 'THE THEFT. -The Ways of the Hour'. cover worn at edges, spine worn top and bottom.Green cloth cover with gold lettering on the spine and front, and an embossed decoration on the back cover. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Davies, Robertson The Deptford Trilogy
Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England. Masde and printed in Great Britain by Richard Clay, Ltd., Bungay, Suffolk 1987 0140065008 / 9780140065008 4th Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket 
ex-library, some shelf wear, library stickers, cover clean, pages tight, clean-water mark on back cover. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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9 Dickens, Charles A Tale of Two Cities
E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A.: New Amer Library 1991 0451524411 / 9780451524416 5th or later Edition Soft cover Fair No Jacket 
This book clearly once belonged to Lila Horton, who has recorded that fact on the end papers, side and inside the covers. The book is well read, creases and some small tears on the edges of the covers. spine tight, some highlighting on the pages. 
Price: 2.50 USD
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10 Dickens, Charles The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Chapter XIII, The Dickens Suppliment to Harper's Weekly, To Accompany No. 708, Vol., XIV
Harper's Weekly, New York, Saturday July 23, 1870 1870 No Binding Fair No Jacket 
Included with BOOK: The Works of Chrles Dickens Unabridged Edition, Volime 1. One full Sheet of Newspaper, four pages of Edwin Drood, Chapter XIII. Water spots, Folded corners, Wear to edges. Paper not broken at creases. Apparently has been tucked into the front of the 1870 book since 1870. Text begins"Miss Twinkleton's establishment." and ends with "And that I devote myself to his destruction." on page four. IF YOU BUY THIS PAPER THE BOOK IS INCLUDED AS PART OF THE PRICE. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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11 Dickens, Charles The Works of Charles Dickens, Unabridged Edition, Volume I
P.F. Collier, Publisher 1870 Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Shelf wear to corners and edges. Yellowing of paper. Binding secure, some cracking of hinges of endpapers. Pages slightly soiled, small tears. none missing, all present. Includes One 4-page Harper's Dickens Suppliment of Edwin Drood from 1870 as well. if you buy this book the paper is part of the price. FOR A FULL DESCRIPTION OF THE PAPER SEE LISTING OF BOOK NUMBER 19509. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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T.S. Eliot Collected Poems 1909-1935, Eliot, Thomas Stearns
12 Eliot, Thomas Stearns T.S. Eliot Collected Poems 1909-1935
London Faber 1968 Softcover Good No Dust Jacket 7.25 
7.25" x 4.75", 191 pages. Book has been bent, small nick form right edge of the front cover, tear at top of back cover at spine, loosening of glue at the spine where the front endpaper is attached. Book block is solid, text is clean, good reading copy. Our book number 46019. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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13 Emerson, Ralph Waldo The Works of Raplh Waldo Emerson in One Volume Including The Poems, Philosophic and Inspirational Essays, and Biographical Studies
Black's Readers Service Company 1933 Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Red cloth cover with gold and black printing. Ex-library. Cloth split at top of spine. Very slight shelf wear to other parts of cover. Split at title page, but binding otherwise tight. Pages clean. Very little fading of paper. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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14 Faulkner, William Requiem for a Nun
Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Inc, VINTAGE 1975 0394714121 / 9780394714127 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket 
ex-library. very clean. pages yellowed from age, spine creased, pages tight. Cover very clean and bright. 245 pages. First Vintage Books Edition, April, 1975. V-412. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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15 Forster, E. M. Howard's End
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Bantam Classic Edition 1985 0553212087 / 9780553212082 1st Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket 
well read used paperback. covers slightly wrinkled, but clean. pages tight and clean. 271 pages. Bantam Classic Edition, November 1985. "OPM 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7". Cover painting INTERIOR, ca. 1915 by Harold Gilman. Used with permission of Southby parke Bernet, Inc. London. Howards End was first published in 1910 by Edward Arnold in London, then by G.P. Putman's Sons, NY. "A Clear vibrant portrait of life in Edwardian England." 
Price: 3.00 USD
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16 Haggard, H Rider The Works of H. Rider Haggard, One Volume Edition
Black's Reader Service Company, New York, NY, U.S.A. 1928 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Retired Library Book, Looks like it was published last year, not the 1928 which is listed in the book. Includes Cleopatra, She, King Solomon's Mines, Allan Quatermain. Printed with two columns of text per page, like a bible. Red Clothbound volume with gold lettering and black and gold decoration. The only marks on the book are the Vinita Public Library stamps. Haggard is a local hero, and it looks like this book went on the shelf new, and has been there untouched for 75 years. Copyright 1928 by Walter J. Black, Inc. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Blake Studies; Notes on his life and works in seventeen chapters, Keynes, Geoffrey
17 Keynes, Geoffrey Blake Studies; Notes on his life and works in seventeen chapters
Great Britian (UK) Rupert Hart- Davis 1949 First Edition Hardcover Good Good 10 
208 pages of text and 48 pages of plates. 10"x 7.75". Block firm, pages slightly aged. Original price in pencil front endpaper. Previous owner name on front endpaper facing.Some small soil spots. Some fading at top of Spine. Our book number 3037. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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18 Lamb, Charles and Mary; Lucas, E. V. Editor The Works of Charles And Mary Lamb, Volume VII, Letters 1821 - 1834
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, London Methune & Co. 1905 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Looks like a much newer book. Leather embossed title on spine is worn. Red cloth covers are in good condition, pages tight, Spine secure, some minor shelf wear to the edges and corners. From a private collection in Oklahoma. Several pages have splotches across the inside, but most are clean and clear, only aging paper. Volume VII , Letters from 1821-1834. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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19 Levertov, Denise The Freeing of the Dust
New York, New York, U.S.A.: New Directions 1975 0811205827 / 9780811205825 3rd Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket 
ex-library, late of a private collection, embossed with the stamp. stamped with withdrawn stamps and library stamps, pocket inside back cover. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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20 Miller, Jason That Championship Season
Penguin Books, 40 West 23rd Street, New York, New York, 10010, U.S.A.: 1984 0140481826 / 9780140481822 3rd Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket 
x-library,withdrawn. with library name stamped inside front and back covers, library pocket in back cover, stickers on spine. book clean and spine tight. 124 pages. Photo on front cover of Stacy Keach, Bruce Dern, Robert Mitchum, Paul Sorvino, and Martin Sheen @ 1972, some rather notable actors from the film version. (Author is an actor as well as a playwrite, appearing as the Priest in The Exorcist.) 
Price: 13.50 USD
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