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Upstairs. Downstairs.

By: Hawkesworth, John.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York., Nelson Doubleday.: 1972.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 18168

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Text is square, tight & clean. Light soil to top edge. Jacket edge worn with bright cover illustration.


Basis for the noted British television series that ran between 1971 & 1975. Set in a Belgravian townhouse from the first world war through the inter war years. View more info

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The Hurricane Years.

By: Hawley, Cameron.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Boston., Little, Brown.: c1968.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 8710

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Very light soiling to edges. Light wear to jacket edges with small tear at top back corner.


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Droomkoninkje: Een verhaal voor groote kinderen.

By: Heijermans, Herman. Illustrations by George van Raemdonck.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Amsterdam., Van Holkema & Warendorf.: 1925.

Edition: 5th printing.

Seller ID: 16595

Condition: Good. Free endpapers removed. Rubbing to board edges. Light soil to page edges. Binding square & text clean.


In Dutch. Illustrations throughout. View more info

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The Cross of Iron.

By: Heinrich, Willi. Translation by Richard & Clara Winston.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Indianapolis., Bobbs-Merrill Co.: 1956.

Seller ID: 14441

Condition: Ex. Navy Library. "F119" on spine & inked out stamp on top edge only evidence. No pockets, etc. Lacking dust jacket. Former owner's bookplate. Boards rubbed with fading to spine. Book is clean & square in tight binding.


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The Four Million.

By: Henry, O.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., A. L. Burt.: 1906.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 7496

Condition: Near fine. No dust jacket.


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So Well Remembered.

By: Hilton, James.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Boston., Atlantic / Little, Brown.: c1945.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 8704

Condition: Very good in good+ dust jacket. Edges soiled and endpapers starting to brown. Text still bright. Jacket spine and edges sunned with small chips at head of spine and top corners.


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Grandmother's Story and Other Poems.

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston., Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1886.

Edition: Riverside Literature Series. Number 6. April 21, 1886.

Seller ID: 11869

Condition: Very good in printed wrappers. Interior tight & clean. Rear panel top corner sunned with small chip. Front panel darkening with faded penciled signature.


With a biographical sketch and notes. Black & white photo frontis of Holmes's birthplace the Gambrel Roofed House, Cambridge. 34 poems including Grandmother's Story. View more info

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The Queen's Confession.

By: Holt, Victoria.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday & Co.: 1968.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 17089

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Former owner's bookplate. Top corners of boards bumped. Book is clean in square & solid binding. Jacket worn at extremities. Cover Mme. Vigee-Lebrun's portrait of Marie Antoinette bright.


The master novelist writes a fact-based memoir of the life of Marie Antoinette. View more info

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The Fighting Bishop.

By: Hopkins, Herbert M.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Indianapolis., Bowen-Merrill Co.: 1902.

Seller ID: 9928

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Front cover still bright with soil to rear board. Spine cocked. Front hinges cracked but not loose.


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Living with the Animals.

By: Indiana, Gary (Ed.).

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Boston., Faber & Faber.: 1994.

Seller ID: 12893

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


Anthology of 23 works by writers & artists and their relationships with animals. William Wegman on dogs, William S. Burroughs on octopi, Leonard Michaels on cats, and Fran Lebowitz who doesn't like animals at all. View more info

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Salthaven

By: Jacobs, W. W. Illustrated by Will Owen.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., McKinlay, Stone & Mackenzie.: 1908.

Seller ID: 13872

Condition: Boards rubbed with fading to spine. Binding is tight & interior is clean.


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The Early Sunset Magazine 1898-1928.

By: Johnson, Paul C. (Ed.).

Price: $12.50

Publisher: San Francisco., California Historical Society.: 1973.

Edition: First Printing.

Seller ID: 13073

Condition: Very good in illustrated wrappers. Rubbing to wrappers with soil at upper left of front panel. Interior square in tight binding with no interior markings.


Selections from Sunset's first 30 years. Contributions by Dashiell Hammett, Sinclair Lewis, Kathleen Norris, John Muir, Zane Grey, and many others. Photos, illustrations and adverts throughout. View more info

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Graybeards. (Large Print Edition).

By: Jones, S. D., William Warren and Allan Moore.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Belmont, California., Lake Books - Optima Large Print Edition.: 1989.

Seller ID: 12446

Condition: Ex. library. Text square, tight and clean. Library stamp on top edge only library evidence. Former owner's name inked out on front free endpaper. Several "Happy Birthday" stamps on front free endpaper & blank facing half title. Dust jacket taped to boards. A nice reading copy.


Three stories. "Sometimes a man has one last job to do before he's ready to step aside." View more info

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The Assassins (Pirated Edition).

By: Kazan, Elia.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: n.p.: 1972.

Edition: Asian pirated version of the Stein & Day publication.

Seller ID: 16029

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Tissue thin paper & cheap binding but book is solid & clean. Very light shelf wear to jacket.


Kazan's fictional take on the assassination era of the 1970s United States. View more info

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Lucy Carmichael.

By: Kennedy, Margaret.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Rinehart & Co.: 1951.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 11000

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Book is tight & clean. Light shelf soiling to edges. Spine slant. Jacket cover bright with edge wear and tear at to rear panel.


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The Chess Players.

By: Keyes, Frances Parkinson.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Farrar, Straus, and Cudahy.: 1960.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 7923

Condition: Very good in very good jacket. Former owner's signature on half title page. Jacket faded on spine with wear at the edges.


A novel of New Orleans and Paris. View more info

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Firewater Pond.

By: Kimball, Michael.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., G. P. Putnam's Sons.: 1985.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Seller ID: 15491

Condition: Jacket shelf worn with wear to spine ends & corners. Closed tear at bottom of front panel. Remained mark & light soil to edges. Book is square & clean in solid binding.


The author's well received first novel. Good review by Stephen King who compares Kimball to Tom Robbins & Kurt Vonnegut. View more info

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Many Inventions.

By: Kipling, Rudyard.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1908.

Edition: Reprint of 1893 Appleton edition.

Seller ID: 7775

Condition: Good plus. Former owner's book plate on front pastedown. Also his signature and date on the front free endpaper. "Stillman Ingalls, Feb. 20, 1913." Some loosening at the verso of the title page. Some rubbing of cover and wear at extremities. Text very fresh.


Fifteen short stories by Kipling including The Lost Legion, His Private Honour, and 'The Finest Story In the World." View more info

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Around the World With Kipling.

By: Kipling, Rudyard.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY., Doubleday, Page & Co. Mandalay Edition.: 1926.

Seller ID: 8079

Condition: Very good. No dust jacket. Binding lightly rubbed.


Photo illustrations and frontispiece. Five essays on Kipling from Irvin S. Cobb, Anice Page Cooper, Richard Le Gallienne, William Lyon Phelps, and Andre Chevrillon. View more info

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Kipling Boy Stories.

By: Kipling, Rudyard.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Chicago., Rand McNally.: c1916.

Edition: 1926 reprint.

Seller ID: 8876

Condition: Fair. Former owner's 1927 gift inscription on front pastedown. Another owner's name and phone number on the recto to half title page. Page 27/28 loose along with illustration on page 328. All illustrations present. Boards rubbed, corners bumped. wear at head and heel of spine. Three titles underlined in ink on contents page.


Color illustrations by J. Allen St. John. Contains Wee Willie Winkie, The Story of Muhammad Din, A Bank Fraud, Namgay Doola, Bimi, Baa Baa Black Sheep, His Majesty the King, and others. View more info