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The Trial of Elizabeth Cree, A Novel of the Limehouse Murders

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $9.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Nan A. Talese, Doubleday, a division of Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group, Inc., 1540 Broadway, New York, NY 10036: 1995

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 19029

ISBN: 0385477074

Condition: Good


6.5" x 9.5". Withdrawn from the library. Dust Jacket protected by plastic, but has library markings and some wear. Price not clipped. Book had pocket and record of circulation removed from inside the front cover. Residue on endpapers. 261 pages. Very interesting tie-in to several famous persons of the period. London in 1880. Clean text. Our book number 19029. View more info

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Shardik

By: Adams, Richard

Price: $7.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Simon & Schuster, Rockefeller Center, 630 Fifth Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10020: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 708

Condition: Very Good


5.5" x 8.5". 529 pages. The endpapers are covered in the front cover, by part of the dust jacket which has been glued in over the beautiful map of the Mythical country and the surrounding states. There is a book plate declaring the previous owner and the name of the Library from which it was withdrawn. The back endpapers are not as bad, there is residue of a check-out sheet on the left, but just taped along the top, and on the inside of the back cover is a library pocket. On the up-side, this is a first edition, clean, tight pages. Minor shelf wear to the cover (besides the library sticker). T... View more info

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The Lancashire Witches

By: Ainsworth, Harrison

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Grafton Books: 1988

Seller ID: 19048

ISBN: 0586050957

Condition: Good


4.5" x 7" x 2". 717 pages. Scar on spine. Crease on front cover. Wear to the corners and edges. Used paperback in Good condition. "The Classic Tale of the Supernatural" A tragedy - "The Lancashire Witches is Harrison Ainsworth's classic romance of the supernatural, as vast and forbidding, as wild and inspiring, as bleak and as savage as windswept Pendle Hill itself." Well, I wouldn't go THAT far. The story of the people in this book is pretty sad. NO one is happy at the end. Our listing number 19048. View more info

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The Five People You Meet in Heaven

By: Albom, Mitch

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, U.S.A., Hyperion: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 48036

ISBN: 0786868716

Condition: Good


8.5" x 5.75", 196 pages. Mr. Albom's wish for what Heaven will be. Our book number 48036. View more info

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The Story of A Bad Boy

By: Aldrich, Thomas Bailey

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, printed for Calver School: 2004

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 106

Condition: Very Good


Novel for Young people. 4 3/4 inches X 7 inches. 298 pages. Published for use as a textbook for Calvert School on Baltimore. 3rd or 4th grade level readers. minor shelf wear. spine tight, clean pages. Our book number 106. View more info

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The City in the Dawn

By: Allen, Hervey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Rhinehart & Company, Inc.: 1950

Edition: 4th

Seller ID: 700

Condition: Good


Name of previous owner inside. My mother. Private collection. "Because of his deep interest in, and knowledge of American History, Hervey Allen undertook to write a saga of colonial times--in Pennsylvania, the Ohio country, and New York State. It was to be called The Disinherited. The protagonist was one Salathiel Albine. Mr Allen finished the first three volumes of this great novel: The Forest And The Fort, Bedford Villiage, and Toward The Morning. He had written a section of the fourth volume--The City In The Dawn--when death cut short his labors. Fortunately the completed chapters bring Sal... View more info

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The City In The Dawn

By: Allen, Hervey

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Rinehart & Company, Inc., New York. Printed in U.S.A.: 1948

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 19009

Condition: Good


Name of previous owner inside. "Because of his deep interest in, and knowledge of American History, Hervey Allen undertook to write a saga of colonial times--in Pennsylvania, the Ohio country, and New York State. It was to be called The Disinherited. The protagonist was one Salathiel Albine. Mr Allen finished the first three volumes of this great novel: The Forest And The Fort, Bedford Villiage, and Toward The Morning. He had written a section of the fourth volume--The City In The Dawn--when death cut short his labors. Fortunately the completed chapters bring Salathiel Albine at last from... View more info

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The House of the Spirits

By: Allende, Isabel; Translated by Magda Bogin

Price: $2.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Bantam Books: 1993

Edition: 3rd edition, Bantam reissue

Seller ID: 19025

ISBN: 0-553-27391-4

Condition: Good


4" x 7". Note from previous owner to her mother on title page. Text is clean, pages secure, some creases on spine. 433 pages, some slight yellowing of the paper. Cover is clear and clean. Unabridged. Our book number 19025. View more info

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The Schirmer Inheritance

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $25.00

Publisher: United States, Alfred A Knopf: 1953

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 19050

Condition: Good


8.5" x 5.75", 219 pages. Book very clean, withdrawn from a library, one small stamp on front facing endpaper. Book club edition, Dust Jacket has a scratch on the back. Binding sound, text clean. Post WWII suspense in eastern Europe. Our book number 19050. View more info

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The Siege of the Villa Lipp

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $5.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Random House, New York: 1977

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 19047

Condition: Fair


6" x 8.5". 247 pages. Sewn Spine slightly relaxed, pages secure, foxing on the top of the closed pages. Withdrawn from Library. Dust jacket protected by library plastic cover. Pages secure, text clean as a whistle. Good reading copy with nice dust jacket - one library sticker on spine of DJ, smudge on hinge if DJ toward the top in front. Our book number 19047. View more info

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Gildenford

By: Anand, Valerie

Price: $8.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: 1977

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 19017

ISBN: 0-684-14896-x

Condition: Good


6.25" x 9". One inch tear at lower edve of Dust Jacket near hinge in front, otherwise atractive and clean. Book is in very good condition, clean and unmarked. Some foxing on outside of pages when closed. Historical fiction built around the massacre at Gildenford (England) in 1033 leading up to the 1066 event. 392 pages. Our book number 19017. View more info

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satan's world

By: Anderson, Poul

Price: $7.00

Publisher: U.S.A., doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York: 1969

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 19016

Condition: Fair


5.5" x 8.5". DISCARDED from the librarySpine has sagged. Pages have discolored and are stained. Dust Jacket is protected by Library wrapper and is in good condition, there was some wear to the corners and edges before it was put into the protective covering. Well read and well worn copy. Stated First edition. Also a note, "This novel has been published, in a somewhat different form, in ANALOG SCIENCE FACT-SCIENCE FICTION for May through August 1968." 204 pages. Our book number 190116. View more info

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There Will Be Time

By: Anderson, Poul

Price: $8.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Nelson Doubleday, Inc., Garden City, New York. Published by arrangement with The New American Library Inc., 1301 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York 10019: 1972

Edition: 1972 Book Club

Seller ID: 19018

Condition: Good


5.75" x 8.5". Withdrawn from collection of Sacramento Public Library, at Rancho Cordova. Very nice clean copy. Cover in Good condition protected by plastic. Pages and text very clean. Library stamps on top of the pages and in the front of the book. 181 pages. Some shelf wear to edges of boards. Our book number 19018. View more info

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Flowers in the Attic

By: Andrews, V.C.

Price: $1.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Pocket Books, A division of Simon & Schuster Inc., 1230 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020: 1979

Edition: First Pocket Books Printing November 1979

Seller ID: 19036

ISBN: 0-671-72943-1

Condition: Fair


4" x 6.75". Book has been wet and dried. This has discolored the first 45 pages, the text is clear, the pages are secure. Shelf wear to the cover with wrinkles and scuffing. "The horror begins with Flowers in the Attic". Our book number 19036. View more info

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Hope of Earth

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $2.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Tor Fantasy, A Tom Doherty Associates Book, New York: 1998

Edition: 1st mass Market edition: March 1998

Seller ID: 19035

ISBN: 0-812-57111-8

Condition: Good


4" x 6.75". Some wear to the edges. Text clean, pages secure and clean. Previous owner's name stamped on inside. Borders sticker over bar code. 631 pages. Broad ranging fiction, encounters with historical figures, ending up in the future. "Geodyssey." Our book number 19035. View more info

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Space Defenders Do

By: Aschwanden, Maria

Price: $6.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Carthage, Missouri, U.S.A.: Rama Publishing Company: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 705

ISBN: 0913071048

Condition: Very Good


5.25" x 8.5". A "sequal of above novels" listed in front of book. A novel about family values and overcoming obstacles. 126 pages. Clean, tight copy. Some very minor shelf wear to edges and corners. Old price tag residue on back cover. Looks like a new book. 126 pages. Our book number 705. View more info

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Hunting Season

By: Ashley, Jacqueline

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Canada, Don Mills, Ontario, Canada: Harlequin Enterprises, Limited: 1984

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 19001

ISBN: 0373160402

Condition: Good


6.75" x 4". 255 pages. Harlequin American Romance #16040. Book has been read. Wear to edges, small tear to lower edge of back cover at hinge. Covers clean and picture clear and clean. Pages tight, interior clean. Still has advertising cards in the middle of the book. A widow and a judge alone in a cabin in Wyoming. Our book number 19001. View more info

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Foundation's Edge

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., New York, New York, U.S.A.: Doubleday: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 704

ISBN: 0385177259

Condition: Good


6" x 8.5". 366 pages. The Fourth Novel in The Foundation Series. This book was inscribed as a gift to my father from a company with whom he must have been doing business in 1983. The Dust cover suffered damage on the shelf from being climbed by the cat, Nemesis, and has a tear on the spine which has been repaired with tape. The book suffered NO cat damage, and is in good condition. Sacrificial sale. Our book number 704. View more info

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Mansfield Park

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Great Britain, The Novel Library, Pantheon Books, New York: 1949

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 19030

Condition: Very Good


4.25" x 7". Hardback pocket novel. Stated first edition of the Novel Library edition. Very fine paper for the pages, pretty paper boards look like India print fabric. There is a horizontal scratch on the front cover. That is the only mark on the book. The other two unusual things about this volume are the unusual position of the Gold Printed title on the spine and the folded corner on the title page, an original error at the printer. The title on the spine reads from bottom to top, as opposed to the more conventional position of the words reading from top to bottom. 479 pages. Text clean. Sew... View more info

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In The Days Of Poor Richard

By: Bacheller, Irving

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Company Publishers, Printed in the United States of America: 1922

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 742

Condition: Very Good


5.25" x 7.5". Hardcover, No Dust Jacket. Private Collection. My grandfather's name inside the front cover. Book has a red cloth binding with a gold bordered title on the front cover and a gold title on the spine. Gold on the spine has grown darker. Shelf wear is minor to the edges. Book is still very clean and bright looking. 414 Pages, yellowed with the age of the paper, they lived in Kansas in 1922, so it had to get there by train. It survived the Great Depression and the dust bowl, and now it is offered as a sacrifice for the education of the namesake great-grandson of the previous owner. I... View more info