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The Curse Of The Village, The Happiness Of Being Rich, And Blind Rosa Three Tales

By: Conscience, Hendrik (translated From The Original Flemish)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD / Philadelphia, PA, Murphy & Co. / J. B. Lippincott & Co.: 1856

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32539

Condition: Very Good


This book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and fraying. The text pages are clean and bright. The endpapers have noticeable generalized foxing. There is a small square sticker to the top front endpaper. "Henri or Hendrik Conscience (3 December 1812 – 10 September 1883) was a Belgian author. He ... View more info

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Robinson Crusoe The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe....

By: Defoe, Daniel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.: 1945

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: A35030

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Color Illustrations; Limited to 1000 copies, this is number 947, signed by Fritz Kredel the illustrator. Missing glassine dust jacket. The cardboard slipcase is in Very Good condition. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginnning bumping and rubbing. There is some bbeginning fading / darkening to the spine of the book. The text pages are clean and bright. Illustrated throughout with bl... View more info

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Rasselas

By: Johnson, Samuel

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, England, Hector M'Lean and Sold By Manners and Miller: 1819

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: A33633

Condition: Very Good-


Full, red straight-grain Morocco binding with gilt decorations to both front and rear covers and gilt lettering and decoration to the spine. AEG (all edges gilt) , plain dark umber endpapers. (Pp iii, 197 plus 4 engraved plates and an engraved headpiece vignette. ) The spine joints of the book cover are tender, with some cracking. There's rubbing to all edges and joints. The rear cover has several scrapes to the leather. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. There ... View more info

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The Poetical Works Of John Milton To Which is Prefixed the Life of the Author

By: Milton, John

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, England, Printed for Thomas Tegg: 1840

Seller ID: A35227

Condition: Very Good-


Etching; Brown leather covered boards with embossed and gilt decorations to the covers and spine. This book is in Very Good- condition. Both front and rear spine joints have started, the rear joint is mostly intact, the front has cracking from both ends. This volume contains illustrations by J. M. W. Turner. With an engraved frontispiece portrait by Vertue, and an additional portrait right before the section on the life of the author. 10 fine steel-engraved plates, seven... View more info

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The Rose Garden Of Shekh Muslihu'd-din Sadi Of Shiraz

By: Sadi (Or Saadi) (Abu-Muhammad Muslih Al-Din Bin Abdallah Shiraz)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, England, Octagon Press Ltd.: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: A35251

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's bookplate on the front pastedown page. The dust jacket has some light edge wear, bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners. "Abu-Muhammad Muslih al-Din bin Abdallah Shirazi[ , b... View more info

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The Pottleton Legacy: A Story of Town and Country Life

By: Smith, Albert

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, England, David Bogue, Fleet Street: 1849

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34551

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- to Near Very Good condition. Half leather binding with Morrocco spine and corners, marbled boards and edges of the text block, and red leather spine label. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The rear spine joint of the book has cracking but is still attached. There is some light edge wear and noticeable rubbing to the spine joints and some beginning cracking to the front spine joint. The text ... View more info

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The Stanford Year Book 1909

By: The English Club (edited by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Stanford, CA, Stanford University: 1909

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29492

Condition: Very Good+


This book is in Very Good+ condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The covers have some ground-in dirt and finger marks. There is a light bump to the top corner of the front cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The foredge and bottom edges of the text block are uncut and several of the pages have been opened badly. "The Stanford English Club takes pleasure in presenting the first... View more info

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Autumn, 1919

By: The Pacific Short Story Club Quarterly (Henry Meade Bland, editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Jose, CA, Pacific Short Story Club Quarterly: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34418

Condition: Very Good+


This is a small format pamphlet with illustrated self covers and a stapled spine. The pamphlet is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. There is some light toning to the spine and foredge joints. The text pages are clean and bright. The contents include: The Life of Joaquin Miller Chapter III: The Indian Republic. View more info