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The ANNOTATED Alice; Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through The Looking Glass

By: Carroll, Lewis; Introduction and notes by Gardner, Martin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United States, New American Library: First Printing, New American Library, May 1974

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 19340

ISBN: 0452006651

Condition: Good


8" x 5.5", 350 pages. May 1974 edition. Used copies in good condition, may have wrinkles or some wear and tear. If you have not read this book, you have missed out on an excellent resource to the other half (in addition to Shakespeare and the Bible) of familiar English Language references and quotations and the explanations thereof. The essential guide to reading Lewis Carroll's masterpieces. Essential to a rounded education. Our book number 19340. View more info

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Bob Hope's Confessions of a Hooker, My Lifelong Love Affair with Golf

By: Hope, Bob, as told to Netland, Dwayne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United States, Doubleday & Company, Inc. Garden City, New York: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 50118

ISBN: 038517442X

Condition: Good


10.5" x 7.5", 230 pages. Clean sound book, some soil to the Dust Jacket. Not price clipped. Foreword by President Gerald Ford. Bob Hope's "Lifelong Love Affair with Golf." Anecdotes and humor on the golf course. Our book number 50118. View more info

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Second Person Rural

By: Perrin, Noel

Price: $6.00

Publisher: United States, Penguin Books: 1981

Edition: 1981b

Seller ID: 1133

ISBN: 0140059202

Condition: Good


7.75" x 5", 152 pages. Significant foxing to cover and block. Book has clearly been on a farm. Text unmarked, binding sound, most wear is from being on a shelf. Creaseat hinge of cover, but none on spine. Humorous essays on the joys of part-time farming and rural living. Our book number 1133. View more info

The Casting Away of Mrs Lecks and Mrs. Aleshine with its sequel The Dusantes

By: Stockton, Frank R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dover Publications, Inc., 180 Varick Street, New York, New York., U.S.A.:

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 884

Condition: Good


ex-library "This new Dover edition, first published in 1961, is an unabridged and unaltered republication of the work first published by the Century Company in 1886, 1892, and 1898. The illustrations in this edition are by Frederic Dorr Steele and are from the original edition." pages are swen in signitures. 142 pages. 49 illustrations. "It is unfortunate that the popularity of "The Lady or The Tiger?", Frank Stockton's well-known story, should tend t... View more info

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The Owl in the Attic and Other Perplexities

By: Thurber, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: United States, Grosset & Dunlap, New York: 1931

Edition: None other listed

Seller ID: 23510

Condition: Fair


8" x 5.5", 151 pages. Very old paperback, withdrawn from the library, creased and discolored. 1931 is the only date given. Aside from library markings, text very clean. Paper aged. Our book number 23510. View more info

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The Innocents Abroad, or The New Pilgrim's Progress

By: Twain, Mark (Clemons, Samuel Langhorn)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: American Publishing Company Hartford Connecticut: 1869

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 23508

Condition: Poor


Private collection. Copy very badly worn and paper very fragile. Many pages worn, two are missing part of the page. Front title page and frontispiece missing, I think because some neighbor of my grandfather's in Kansas stole the autograph of the author out of the book. Bonus : some collected prints of illustrations for the book. Brown cloth boards with gold embossing. Our book number 23508 View more info

Hocus Pocus

By: Vonnegut, Kurt

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Berkley Books, a division of Penguin Putnam Inc.,375 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014: 2002

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 901

ISBN: 0425130215

Condition: Good


Clean, tight book. Some shelf wear, and spine creasing from having been read. 324 pages. Withdrawn from the library, stamped on the closed surfaces of the pages on the outside. Berkley Edition, November 1991. View more info

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The Mating Season

By: Wodehouse, P.G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United States, The Overlook Press: 2001

Edition: Collector's Wodehouse

Seller ID: 24110

ISBN: 1585672319

Condition: Like New


7.5" x 5.25", 272 pages. Clean new copy. Prepared from the first British printing of each title. This title originally published under the title JEEVES AND BERTIE WOOSTER (1949). Part of a set "Collector's Wodehouse". Our book number 24110. View more info

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Full Moon

By: Wodehouse, P.G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United States, The Overlook Press: 2006

Edition: The Collector's Wodehouse

Seller ID: 24111

ISBN: 1585678368

Condition: Like New


7.5" x 5.25", 261 pages. Clean new copy. Reprint, series claims to work from the first British editions of the Jeeves and Blandings books. This is a Blandings comedy. Our book number 24111. View more info

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The Luck of the Bodkins

By: Wodehouse, P.G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United States, The Overlook Press: 2003

Edition: The Collector's Wodehouse

Seller ID: 24112

ISBN: 1585673366

Condition: Fine


7.5" x 5.25", 358 pages. Clean new book in very nice dust jacket. Not read. Originally published in 1935, a farce on two continents and an ocean. This collection reprints the original content. Our book number 24112. View more info