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Works of Louisa May Alcott, Edited by Clair Boos, Little Women, Little Men, Short Stories

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $5.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Avenel Books, Distributed by Crown Publishers, Inc., New York, New York 10016: 1982

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 19026

ISBN: 0517371464

Condition: Good


"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 slightl... View more info

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The Art of William Blake

By: Blunt, Anthony

Price: $45.00

Publisher: USA, Columbia University Press: 1959

Edition: First

Seller ID: 3036

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Testament for my students and other poems

By: Boyle, Kay

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1970

Edition: Softcover

Seller ID: 46032

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Joseph Conrad Collection, Matched Set of 26 Titles

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, New York: 1925

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 19400

Condition: Very Good


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,... View more info

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Letters from Joseph Conrad

By: Conrad, Joseph, edited by Garnett, Edward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charter Books, published by the Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., A subsidiary of Howard W. Sams & Co., Inc.,: 1962

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 66

Condition: Very Good


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. Our book number 66. Related wor... View more info

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Works of J. Fenimore Cooper, Complete in Ten Volumes, Volume Eight

By: Cooper, J. Fenimore

Price: $10.00

Publisher: P.F. Collier, Publishers, New York: 1891

Seller ID: 19314

Condition: Poor


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. View more info

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Works of J. Fenimore Cooper, Complete in Ten Volumes, Volume Nine

By: Cooper, J. Fenimore

Price: $10.00

Publisher: P.F. Collier, Publishers, New York: 1891

Seller ID: 19313

Condition: Poor


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. View more info

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The Deptford Trilogy

By: Davies, Robertson

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England. Masde and printed in Great Britain by Richard Clay, Ltd., Bungay, Suffolk: 1987

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 19512

ISBN: 0140065008

Condition: Good


ex-library, some shelf wear, library stickers, cover clean, pages tight, clean-water mark on back cover. View more info

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A Tale of Two Cities

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $2.50

Publisher: E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A.: New Amer Library: 1991

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 49

ISBN: 0451524411

Condition: Fair


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. View more info

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The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Chapter XIII, The Dickens Suppliment to Harper's Weekly, To Accompany No. 708, Vol., XIV

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Harper's Weekly, New York, Saturday July 23, 1870: 1870

Seller ID: 19509

Condition: Fair


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. View more info

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The Works of Charles Dickens, Unabridged Edition, Volume I

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $85.00

Publisher: P.F. Collier, Publisher: 1870

Seller ID: 19510

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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T.S. Eliot Collected Poems 1909-1935

By: Eliot, Thomas Stearns

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Faber: 1968

Seller ID: 46019

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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The Works of Raplh Waldo Emerson in One Volume Including The Poems, Philosophic and Inspirational Essays, and Biographical Studies

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Black's Readers Service Company: 1933

Seller ID: 46006

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Requiem for a Nun

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Inc, VINTAGE: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 77

ISBN: 0394714121

Condition: Very Good


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. Our book number 77. View more info

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Howard's End

By: Forster, E. M.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: Bantam Classic Edition: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 54

ISBN: 0553212087

Condition: Good


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." View more info

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The Works of H. Rider Haggard, One Volume Edition

By: Haggard, H Rider

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Black's Reader Service Company, New York, NY, U.S.A.: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 771

Condition: Very Good


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. Our book number 771. View more info

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Blake Studies; Notes on his life and works in seventeen chapters

By: Keynes, Geoffrey

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Great Britian (UK), Rupert Hart- Davis: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3037

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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The Works of Charles And Mary Lamb, Volume VII, Letters 1821 - 1834

By: Lamb, Charles and Mary; Lucas, E. V. Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, London Methune & Co.: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4000

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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The Freeing of the Dust

By: Levertov, Denise

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: New Directions: 1975

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 98

ISBN: 0811205827

Condition: Good


ex-library, late of a private collection, embossed with the stamp. stamped with withdrawn stamps and library stamps, pocket inside back cover. Our book number 98. View more info

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That Championship Season

By: Miller, Jason

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Penguin Books, 40 West 23rd Street, New York, New York, 10010, U.S.A.:: 1984

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 164

ISBN: 0140481826

Condition: Good


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.) View more info