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Little Men Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Roberts Brothers: 1871

Edition: 1st Edition; Later state

Seller ID: 29393


B&W Illustrations; This is a 1st edition, later state copy. [4] pp. adv., [2], 376 pp. The last ad features Pink and White Tyranny by Harriet Beecher Stowe as currently available (not forthcoming). This book is in Very Good condition. The brown cloth covers have gilt lettering and decorations to the front cover and spine. The edges have rubbing, wear, fraying and chips missing. There is some ground-in dirt and one spot of white paint to the covers. The text pages are cle... View more info

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Sense And Sensibility

By: Austen, Jane (with An Introduction by Peter Conrad)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Everyman's Library: 1992

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A35640


This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "Jane Austen (16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817) was an English novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique and comment upon the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century. Austen's plots often explore the dependence of women on marriage ... View more info

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The Pilgrim's Progress And The Holy War A Large Type Edition with Illustrations

By: Bunyan, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, England, Frederick Warne and Co.: 1879

Seller ID: A32666


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is some beginning edge wear, bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The book covers are embossed and decorated in gilt and black. The spine joints have some rubbing and small bits of cloth frayed. The text pages are clean and bright. There is some foxing and spotting to the e... View more info

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Canterbury Tales In Modern English

By: Chaucer, Geoffrey, J.U. Nicolson (with an introduction by Gordon Hall Gerould)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Garden City Publishing Company, Inc.: 1934

Seller ID: A34041


B&W Illustrations; This is the "De Luxe" Edition thus, Illustrated by Rockwell Kent. The book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a shadow from a previous owner's book plate (which has since fallen off) and underneath, a previous owner's name. The price clipped dust jacket has edge wear, edge tears, nicks, and chips m... View more info

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The Three Guardsmen (Or, the Three Musketeers)

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: N.D.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A33643


This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket circa 1915. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends, corners and spine joints have some light bumping, rubbing and wear, along with some beginning fraying. The spine of the book has some light fading. The front cover and spine of the book are illustrated wih brown black and red (front cover only). The text pages are clean and bright. "The Three Musketeers (Fren... View more info

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The Satires Of Juvenal, Persius, Sulpicia, And Lucilius

By: Evans, The Rev. Lewis (M. A. ) Metrical Version by William Gifford)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers, Publishers: 1860

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A35525


This book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have edge wear, rubbing, and spots of fraying and chipping. The top spine end has lost about half an inch worth fo the cloth. All of the cloth covers have fading and sunning. The text pages are generally clean, though there are spots of noticeable foxing throughout. There is a previous owner's ink sta... View more info

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The Marble Faun Or the Romance of Monte Beni

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Ticknor and Fields: 1860

Edition: 1st Edition; 2nd State

Seller ID: A32957


Two volume set. First Edition, 2nd State with the conclusion in Volume 2 and a 16 page catalogue dated March 1860. These books are in Very Good condition. The books and their contents are in generally clean, bright condition. Thre is edge wear, chipping and fraying to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's name plate on the front pastedown page of both volumes. "Much of Hawthorne's writing cente... View more info

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The Awakening (The Resurrection)

By: Tolstoi, Count Leo

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Street & Smith, Publishers: 1900

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Edition

Seller ID: A34581


This book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. This is the First American Edition of the author's last published book. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning fading to the spine of the book. Front cover is illustrated in gilt and maroon and feastures a portrait of the author. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper along with a faded book... View more info

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The Adventures of Monkey

By: Waley, A. (Arthur)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Taiwan, No Publisher Listed.: N.D.

Edition: Taiwanese pirated edition

Seller ID: 31034


This is a Taiwanese Pirated Edition, c1960. The book is in Near Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. "This story was written by Wu Ch'eng-en, of Huai-an in Kiangsu. His exact dates are not known, but he seems to have lived between 1505 and 1580 A.D. He had some reputation as a poet, and a... View more info

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Ben Hur

By: Wallace, Lew

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Germany, Ensslin & Laiblins: 1915

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: 28543


This book is in Very Good+ condition. This is an early German printing (circa 1915). There is full size pictorial pastedown illustration on the front cover with silver and gilt decorations. The covers have some beginning bumping and fraying to the spine ends and corners. There is a tiny slit to the rear spine joint. The text pages are clean and bright, but do have some toning due to the acid content of the paper. View more info