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The Reign Of Law A Tale of the Kentucky Hemp Fields

By: Allen, James Lane

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35831


B&W Illustrations; "First edition, first state, with illustrations in photogravure and without the word "facing" before the numerals on page vii." This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a 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, rubbing and spots of fraying. The rear cover has spots of rubbing and beginning biopredation. The text pag... View more info

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Across The Chasm

By: Anonymous (Julia MacGruder)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1885

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35982


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, corners and spine joints have noticeable rubbing and edge wear, along with small nicks and chips missing. The text pages are generally clean, but there are spots of foxing and finger marks. There is a previous owner's inked initials on the front endpaper. "Julia Magruder (September 14, 1854 – June 9, 1907) was an American nov... View more info

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Sentimental Tommy The Story of His Boyhood

By: Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1896

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36029


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. There are several light spots to the front cover of the book. The text pages are clean and bright. Illustrated throughout with eleven black and white illustrations by William Hatherell. "Although he continued to write successfully, Peter Pan overshadowed his other work, and is credited with popularisi... View more info

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The Blue Danube

By: Bemelmans, Ludwig

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33753


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge nicks, tears and small chips missing, along with some sunning / fading to the spine. "Ludwig Bemelmans (April 27, 1898 – October 1, 1962) was an Austria-Hungary-... View more info

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The Street Where the Heart Lies

By: Bemelmans, Ludwig

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cleveland, OH, World Publishing Company: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35617


B&W Illustrations; This book is in 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. The price clipped dust jacket has some light edge wear, bumping and nicking and there are two thin strips of paper loss where a previous owner's sticker was removed. "Here is Bemelmans at his very best-rich, ribald, and rollicking. He has set this novel in today's Paris, on a small stre... View more info

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The New Temple

By: Bojer, Johan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Co.: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35568


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is a light slant to the spine of the book. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and beginning fraying. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has edge nicks, tears and rubbed spots along with large chips to the top and bottom of the spine ends. "A sequel to the Great Hunger, this book... View more info

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The Aleph and Other Stories 1933-1969

By: Borges, Jorge Luis (edited and Translated by Norman Thomas di Giovanni)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1970

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33091


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. "Dazzling and unmistakable in style, resonant in meaning, Jorge Luis Borges' ... Contains the best of Borges' fiction. Included also is a lengthy autobiographical essay written especially for this volume." "Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges KBE (24 August 1899 – 14 Jun... View more info

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The Green Roller

By: Bradford, Roark

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A35975


B&W Illustrations; SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. There is one smallish spot of fading to the top corner of the front cover. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed by the author's wife and includes the author signature tipped onto the front endpaper, and date... View more info

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Jersey Street & Jersey Lane Urban and Suburban Sketches

By: Bunner, H. C. (Henry Cuyler)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1896

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35937


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking 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 and rubbing. There is a small spot of discoloration to the bottom rear corner of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The book cover art is by Margaret Armstrong. "In 1886, he published a novel, The Midge, followed in 1887 by The Sto... View more info

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Chimes From A Jester's Bells Part I: the Story of Rollo, Part II: Stories and Sketches

By: Burdette, Robert J. (Jones)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, Bowen-Merrill Company: 1897

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32535


B&W Illustrations; This copy is a First Edition, first printing, with the Bowen-Merrill Company imprint. This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and was possibly issued without a dust jacket. There is some light, but noticeable edge wear, bumping and rubbing to the spine ends, corners and edges. There is some rubbing to the spine joints and rear cover as well. The front cover is decorated in gilt, black and white. The text pages are mostly clean and bright... View more info

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The Rise And Fall Of The Mustache And Other "Hawk-Eyetems"

By: Burdette, Robert J. (Jones)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, A. Roman and Company: 1877

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35027


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends, corners and spine joints have rubbing, bumping and spots of fraying. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. "The front endpapers include a previous owner's inked name, and several ink stamp marks of another previous owner's name. The rear free page has been excised, though no text is missing. This is the author's first book. BAL 1954 notes this San Francisco var... View more info

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Goat-Feathers

By: Butler, Ellis Parker

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31736


This is a small format book - approximately 5 inches by 3 1/2 inches. The book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been opened a bit roughly, so the foredges of the text pages are a bit uneven and there are some small tears as well. A previous owner's address label... View more info

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The Moth

By: Cain, James M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36308


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping. There is some light fading to the spine of the book. The text pages are clean and bright. The price clipped dust jacket has edg wear, nicking, several tiny edge chips and rubbing to the spine joints. "James Mallahan Cain (July 1, 1892 – October 27, 1977) was an American author and journalist. Cain vehemently opposed labeling,... View more info

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Testimony Of Two Men

By: Caldwell, Taylor (Janet Miriam Holland Taylor Caldwell)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35494


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 sticker "Compliments of Bristol Laboroatories" on the bottom front pastedown page. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and some overal light toning and ground-in dirt. "Janet Miriam H... View more info

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The Duke Steps Out

By: Cary, Lucian

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.: 1929

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35656


This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some rubbing and wear, as do the spine joints. There is some generalized light rubbing to the book covers as well. The text pages are clean and bright. The rear endpaper has been removed and the rear pastedown page has the title and a previous owner's name inked neatly. ... View more info

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Impatient Virgin

By: Clarke, Donald Henderson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Triangle Books: 1931

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: A35472


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and rubbing to the spine ends of the book cover. The text pages are clean, but noticeably toned due to the acid content of the paper. The dust jacket has several small edge nicks and rubbed spots along with several small chips missing. "Because Ruth Robbins was dazzlingly blonde and splendidly put together,... View more info

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Whirlwind

By: Clavell, James

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1986

Edition: 1st British Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34932


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The Shackle

By: Colette (Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1964

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31300


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Near Fine- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is one light crease to the spine of the book. The text pages are clean and bright. There is one small faint spot of dirt to the top edge of the front endpaper. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but has some beginning ground-in dirt to the white portions and some very beginning toning to the spine. "The Shackle has never bef... View more info

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For A Flower Album

By: Colette (translated by Roger Senhouse)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, David McKay Company, Inc.: 1959

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36177


Color Illustrations; 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. The text pages are clean and bright. The remnants of a previous owner's bookplate on the front endpaper. The price clipped dust jacket has two thin strips of tape residue on both front and rear dust jacket flaps. "Colette (Sidonie-Gabrielle C... View more info

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Strange Marriage

By: Colton, James (Pseudonym Of Joseph Hansen)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Argyle Books: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32948


Author's second book & possible 1st Hardcover book. This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- to Near 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 edge wear. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, though the endpapers have some toning, especially to the edges. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and small rubbed spots, esp... View more info