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ABA Quarterly, Winter 2002

By: American Bantam Association

Price: $2.50

Publisher: U.S.A.., American Bantam Association, P.O. Box 127, Augusta, NJ 07822-0127: 2002

Seller ID: 1033

Condition: Very Good


33 pages. Notes and reports from members, rehashing of leg band issues, much rehashing and reiteration of rules and showing, Good article on HOUSING by John deSaavedre reprinted from the August 2001 JBBA Journal. Article on SELF BLUE OLD ENGLISH A RISING VARIETY by Mark Cobb. Article A BOOTED BY ANY OTHER NAME by K.J. Theodore - The Booted bantam is NOT Belgian. So there. Our book number 1033. View more info

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Honore' de Balzac in Twenty Five Volumes, The First Complete Translation into English, Ursule Mirouet, Eugenie Grandet, VOLUME FIVE, With Illustrations From Drawings on the Wood by Famous French Artists

By: Balzac, Honore' de

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., New York, Peter Fenelon Collier & Son, MCM: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 14108

Condition: Good


5.75" x 8". Ex-Library, Volume Five. shelf wear, some spots and scrapes on front and back covers. "Honore' de Balzac in Twenty Five Volumes, The First Complete Translation into English, Ursule Mirouet, Eugenie Grandet, VOLUME FIVE, With Illustrations From Drawings on the Wood by Famous French Artists." Contains two Books: Ursule Mirouet, and Eugenie Grandet, both with prefaces. Very good condition. 480 pages. Ancient notes paper-clipped into back endpapers. Our book number 14108. View more info

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Doctor Mirabilis

By: Blish, James

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, & Company, New York: 1971

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 19101

ISBN: 039606325X

Condition: Very Good


First American Edition. "In this exquisite re-creation of the Middle Ages, James Blish follows the life of Roger Bacon through both history and myth.." , 1971, beautiful parchment-like dust jacket with Medieval lettering preserved in clear contact paper. Darkening of the DJ along the spine, two water stains across light blue top of closed pages, bookplate of current owner inside front cover. Clean and tight copy. Very nice book. Sacrifice for the education of the next generation (in college.) View more info

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Group Portrait With Lady

By: Boll, Heinrich

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Blacklick, Ohio, U.S.A.: McGraw-Hill: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 14109

ISBN: 0070064237

Condition: Very Good


Some stamp has been marked out with black marker on the facing front endpaper. otherwise unmarked. Very clean. Dust Jacket in good condition, round sticker has been removed from the front, leaving a residue and a strip torn from the surface, crease down the center of the back of the dust jacket. green spot on the inside flap at the back of the dust jacket. No English edition number stated, but the only previous edition is listed as the German one. Spine tight, minor wear to the corners and edges. Private collection. View more info

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Great English Poets: Lord Byron

By: Byron, Lord; Edited and with introduction by Porter, Peter

Price: $7.00

Publisher: USA, Clarkson N. Potter, Inc./Publishers: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 46022

ISBN: 0517574829

Condition: Very Good


7" x 4.5", 61 Pages. Clean new book, some bumping to the dust jacket. Lord Byron's poetry. Colour plates throughout. Our book number 46022. View more info

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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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When Knighthood Was In Flower, or The Love Story of Charles Brandon and Mary Tudor, The King's Sister, and Happening in the reign of His August Magesty, King Henry VIII, Rewritten and rendered into modern English from Sir Edwin Caskoden's Memoir

By: Caskoden, Edwin (Charles Major)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: The Bowen-Merrill Company Publishers, Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.A.: 1899

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 19304

Condition: Very Good


250th thousand written above the publisher's name. Embossed picture of castle on front cover. Rose on spine, in gold and black ink with embossing. "Published September 1898. Reprinted in October, twice in November, Three times in December, three times in January, 1899, twice in February, five times in March, three times in April, and three times in May, July, August, and September, four times in October and November. The subsequent editions make a total of over one-quarter million copies printed of this book." Our book is very clean and tight with little shelf wear, the name of my great-uncle ... View more info

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Das Passions Spiel, Oberammergau

By: Community of Oberammergau

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Official illustrated catalogue published by the community of Oberammergau on the occasion of the Passion Plays 1970: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120

Condition: Fine


Around 150 pages, In German and English, and French. 8 1/2 inches X 8 and three-quarters inches;. Full color illustrations of the Oberammergau Passion Plays, and a travelogue about the city as well at the end. Ex-Library, with library stamps. Otherwise a New Book with no shelf wear.THE PASSION. A dramatic play illustrating the Life of God Among Men. A play that involves the entire community of Oberammergau in Germany. Full color illustrations of the huge 1970 production, more of a phenomenon. Translated into English and French, as well as the original German text. Printed in Germany. Copyright... View more info

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The Most Amazing Hide-And-Seek Alphabet Book

By: Crowther, Robert

Price: $1.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: Viking Pr: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6037

ISBN: 0670489964

Condition: Poor


A, F, and W are MISSING, but there are 23 operational pop-up letters. Ex-Library. Cover in good condition, some marks. Our book number 6037. View more info

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Windmills

By: Cullinan, Farr, Hammond, Roser, and Strickland

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 23

ISBN: 0153300086

Condition: As New


Calvert School textbook. Collection of stories for seventh grade readers. Discussion at the end of each group of stories. Red cover with windmills framed in silver holographic border. HBJ Reading Program, Laureat Edition. View more info

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Fanfares

By: Cullinan, Farr, Hammond, Roser, Strickland

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 22

ISBN: 0153300108

Condition: As New


Collection of stories with discussion at the end of each group. Green cover with Renaissance trumpeters, in a frame of holographic silver. HBJ Reading Program. Laureat Edition. 334 pages. View more info

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Joan of Arc and The English Mail Coach

By: De Quincey, Thomas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Charles E. Merrill Co., New York: 1906

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 59

Condition: Good


Joan of Arc, The English Mail Coach, Levana and Our Lady of Sorrows. Three books by Thomas De Quincey. Edited with an introduction and notes by Julian W. Abernathy, Ph.D., Principal of the Berkeley Institute, Brooklyn, and author of 'American Literature'. Library discard, worn cover is in decent condition, part of the back endpaper has been torn out, copious notes in the margins, all in pencil. This was used as a 12th Grade textbook in the Vinita Oklahoma Public schools around the time of Statehood. 100 years old. probably in better condition than the high school girl who owned it prior to the... View more info

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The Genius of The Early English Theater; The complete texts of Seven Great Plays of Midieval and Renaissance English Drama, and Essays

By: Editors: Barnet, Sylvan , berman, Morton, and Burto, William

Price: $5.00

Publisher: A Mentor Book, Published by The New American Library, U.S.A.: 1962

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 41300

Condition: Very Good


ex library, underlining in ink throughout Dr. Faustus. The rest of the book is clean, tight, some yellowing of the paper. for a forty five year old book, in remarkably good condition. early english drama, Medieval and Renaissance. The complete texts of Seven Great Plays of Medieval and Renaissance English Drama, and Essays: Abraham and Isaac; The Second Shepherd's Play; Doctor Faustus; Macbeth; Volpone; Samson Agonistes; Essays by Sir Philip Sidney, Thomas Heywood, Alfred Harbage, Thomas DeQuincey, T.S. Eliot, and James Agate. Fourth printing. Our book number 41300. View more info

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Rice in Silver Bowls: A Novel

By: Ekert-Rotholz, Alice Maria

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: Fromm Intl: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 19700

ISBN: 0880640030

Condition: Very Good


First U.S. Edition. Ex-Library. Book is clean, narrow smudges of soil on the outside of the pages where one would turn the pages and a bent corner from pages 153 through 191 where the book may have been dropped in the snow, for it corresponds with the smudge. Outside of this flaw the book is new looking and secure, NO library tape on the spine. just library stamps and the pocket in the back. Very nice copy. View more info

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English Country House Murders

By: Godfrey, Thomas, editor

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: Mysterious Pr: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21015

ISBN: 0892963557

Condition: As New


Book like new, very small tear to dust jacket at the top of the front cover. minor shelf wear. First Printing, December 1988. View more info

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A Burnt-Out Case

By: Greene, Graham

Price: $2.50

Publisher: The Viking Press, New York: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21008

Condition: Fair


First English -language edition. Ex-library, inside paper hinge at title page is cracked. corners show shelf wear. Binding tight, pages secure and clean. Dedication to the library written inside front cover. View more info

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Wayfarers of the Thai Forest : The Akha

By: Gunfield, F.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Peoples of The Wild, Time-Life Books, Amsterdam: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29055

ISBN: 0705407039

Condition: Very Good


First Printing in English. Nine inch by eleven inch book. color illustrations and photographs of the Akha people. Discarded from the library, most library marking are on the back endpapers. View more info

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Short Stories of the Tragedy and Comedy of Life, Vol. XVI

By: Guy de Maupassant, Henri Rene'

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Current Literature Pub. Co., New York, Copyright, 1903, by M. Walter Dunne. Entered at Stationers' Hall, London: 1903

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 821

Condition: Fine


Withdrawn from the Vinita Public Library, the only shelf wear is to the very edges of the spine and corners, and only very minor. Silver printed papers inside covers, very ornate title page claims "The Life Work of Henri Rene' Guy De Maupssant, Embracing Romance, Travel, Comedy & Verse. For the first time Complete in English. With a Critical Preface by Paul Bourget of the French Academy and an Introduction by Robert Arnot, M.A. Illustrated from Original Drawings By Eminent French And American Artists. The St Dunstan Society, Akron, Ohio." Illustrations in the text at the beginning of each enrt... View more info

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Guide to the Night Sky

By: Henarejos, Philippe

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Columbia, New York, U.S.A.: Konemann: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 49046

ISBN: 3829040628

Condition: Fine


Publication numbers read '10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1.' Copyright 2000 for this English Edition. Plastic Dust Jacket and book in like-new condition. View more info

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The Paris Commune of 1871

By: Jellinek, Frank

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Universal Library, Grosset & Dunlap, New York: 1965

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 29008

Condition: Very Good


First Published by Victor Gollanez Ltd., London England in 1937, This Edition is "printed complete on permanent book paper from the readable type of the first edition." "Though it has been called the first modern revolution and reverberations have made themselves felt down to our own time, the Paris Commune of 1871 is a curiously half-forgotten event.in the course of its brief ten-week history, half of Paris was burned down; and nearly twice as many people were killed in one week as died throughout France during the three years of the French revolution's terror. Frank Jellinek's spirited and d... View more info