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A Certain Rich Man.

By: White, William Allen.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Macmillan Co.: 1909.

Edition: 3rd printing in the year of publication.

Seller ID: 15097

Condition: A nice copy save for rubbing to extremities. Contemporary former owner's signature on both free endpapers with slight offset to pastedowns. Text is bright except some offset toning from the newspaper clipping. Boards clean with gilt titles looking like new.


Kansas newspaper editor White was known as the "Sage of Emporia." He bought the Emporia Gazette in 1895. Laid in the book is an undated (circa 1910?) newspaper clipping noting the death of William Martindale of Emporia who "was once one of Kansas' wealthy men but gave all he had following (his) bank's failure." View more info

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Time of Peace: September 26, 1930 - December 7, 1941.

By: Williams, Ben Ames.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Boston., Houghton Mifflin.: c1942.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 9238

Condition: Very good in good+ dust jacket. Book is square with light soiling to edges. Jacket is heavily worn with chips and tears on edges.


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The Lightning Conductor: The Strange Adventures of a Motor-Car.

By: Williamson, C. N. and A. M. (Eds.)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Grosset & Dunlap.: c1905.

Edition: 12th impression.

Seller ID: 8913

Condition: Very good. Book tight and square. Gift inscription on front free endpaper. Light soiling to edges. Light wear at corner tips and head and heel of spine.


Frontispiece and black & white illustrations by Eliot Keen. View more info

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Forever Amber.

By: Winsor, Kathleen.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: New York., Macmillan Co.: 1946.

Edition: Twenty-sixth printing.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 18610

Condition: Good. No dust jacket. Boards spine rubbed with small chips at both ends. Small tear to title page due to binding error glue to top at hinge. All other pages fine in solid binding. Light toning to prelims.


Inscribed by the author. "To Sidney Ullman. With all good wishes and many thanks. Sincerely Kathleen Winsor. April 17, 1947, (and/or March 15, any year)." Classic novel. Basis for the 1947 Otto Preminger directed film starring Linda Darnell and Cornel Wilde. Two Kathleen Winsor related newspaper clippings related to her court case fighting a government income tax claim. View more info

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Lin McLean.

By: Wister, Owen.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York., Harper & Brothers.: 1903.

Edition: Later printing.

Seller ID: 18448

Condition: Very good. No dust jacket. Spine lean. Text clean in solid binding.


Eight Illustrations. The author's second novel. Precedes The Virginian. View more info

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The Common Reader: Second Series.

By: Woolf, Virginia.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London., Published by Leonard & Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press.: 1932.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16050

Condition: Good/Fair. Lacking dust jacket. Foxing to prelims. Underlining & check marks kept to a minimum. Former owner's impressions of book in pencil on rear endpapers along with London bookstore label on rear pastedown Some darkening to front panel & spine. Edges soiled. Book square in solid binding. A nice Common reading copy.


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Honest John Stallibrass.

By: Wray J(ames) Jackson (1832-1892).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto., William Briggs.: 1885.

Seller ID: 16704

Condition: Very good. Sunning to spine & wear to extremities. Moderate spine lean. Text clean & binding solid.


Frontispiece & 3 plates. Set in the north-east coast of Great Britain. View more info

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The Braintree Mission: A Fictional Narrative of London and Boston. 1770-1771.

By: Wyckoff, Nicholas E.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Macmillan.: c1957.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 9237

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Slight spine lean. Jacket has small chips at head of spine and corners. Spine sunned.


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The Dickens Digest: Four Great Dickens Masterpieces Condensed for the Modern Reader.

By: [Dickens, Charles]. Aswell, Mary Louise (Condensed by). Illustrated by Donald McKay.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Whittlesey House. McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1943.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16591

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Rubbing to corners. Fading to spine. Dust soil to top edge. Book is square, tight & clean. No interior markings. Text & illustrations bright.


Condensed versions of David Copperfield, Pickwick Papers, Oliver Twist, and Martin Chuzzlewit. View more info

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Ginx's Baby: His Birth and other Misfortunes. A Satire.

By: [Jenkins, Edward, M.P.].

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., George Routledge & Sons.: 1871.

Edition: Third American from the Fifth London Edition.

Seller ID: 15931

Condition: Very good. Slight spine lean. Light sunning to spine. Boards bright. Text clean in solid binding. Former owner's penciled inscription dated April 1871.


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The Sixties: Number 7.

By: [Neruda, Pablo]. [Vallejo, Cesar]. Bly, Robert (Ed.).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Madison, MN., Sixties Press.: Winter 1964.

Seller ID: 11265

Condition: Near fine in green printed & illustrated wrappers. Tight & clean with small crease at bottom front edge.


Poems by Neruda, Vallejo & Huidobro. Parodies of Lowell & Nemerov. The Blue Toad awarded to Arthur Mizener. View more info