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Image for Around the World With Kipling.

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

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Life's Handicap: Being Stories of Mine Own People.

By: Kipling, Rudyard.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Doubleday & McClure.: 1899.

Seller ID: 12783

Condition: Book is square & tight. Former owner's signature on front pastedown. Boards lightly rubbed with flattening to head of spine. Text bright and clean.


Short stories including The Man Who Was, The Mark of the Beast, Namgay Doola, and Bertran and Bimi. View more info

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Half-Hours with The Best Authors with Short Biographical and Critical Notices. Volume II.

By: Knight, Charles.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Philadelphia., Porter & Coates.: n.d.

Seller ID: 12388

Condition: Book is square, tight and clean. Sunning to spine. Light wear to corners and dust soil to edges.


With tissued engravings. View more info

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A Proud Taste For Scarlet and Miniver.

By: Konigsburg, E. L.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York., Atheneum.: 1974.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Seller ID: 11806

Condition: Book is square, tight and clean with no interior markings. Dampstain to top rear corner. Price clipped dust jacket is bright with small closed tear on bottom of front panel and dampstain on rear flap.


A novel of Eleanor of Acquitaine and 12th century England and France. View more info

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Rosie.

By: Lamott, Anne.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York., Viking Press.: 1983.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 15595

Condition: Very good in like dust jacket. Light soil to edges with minimal toning to top edge of boards. Book is square & tight with bright text. Jacket lightly worn at extremities. Price intact on front flap.


Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Her second novel. View more info

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Polonaise.

By: Leslie, Doris.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London & Paris., Albatross Ltd.: 1947.

Edition: First Edition thus. Modern Continental Library volume 557. "Not to be introduced into the British Empire or the U.S.A."

Seller ID: 9772

Condition: Good in blue printed wrappers and dust jacket. Signed and dated by the former owner on the front free endpaper. Spine slant and light soiling to edges. Small tears at edges of jacket.


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Lincoln McKeever.

By: Lipsky, Eleazar.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Appleton-Century-Crofts.: 1953.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 8200

Condition: Very good in near fine dust jacket. Light soiling to top edge.


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Voodoo Fire in Haiti.

By: Loederer, Richard A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY., Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1935.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 9867

Condition: Good only lacking dust jacket. Boards rubbed and soiled. Soiling to page edges.


Translated by Desmond Ivo Vesey. Illustrations throughout by the author. View more info

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The Courtship of Miles Standish: Elizabeth.

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston., Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1888.

Edition: Riverside Literature Series. Number 2. Later reprint of the March 24, 1886 issue.

Seller ID: 11870

Condition: Ex. library in printed wrappers. Interior clean save for library stamps on front & rear endpapers (only library evidence). Center page 41 - 44 loose. Black ink stains on front & rear panels & edges.


With explanatory notes. Four black & white illustrations. View more info

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Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie.

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston., Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1896.

Edition: Riverside Literature Series. Number 1. Later reprint of the March 17, 1886 issue.

Seller ID: 11871

Condition: Ex. library in printed wrappers. Library stamp on front endpaper (only library evidence). Black ink stains on front & rear panels & edges. Design by former owner on front free endpaper & rear panel. Wraps faded & edges dust soiled. Page 27 - 38 loose.


With a biographical sketch, introduction & notes by H. E. Scudder and a sketch of Longfellow's home life by his daughter Alice M. Longfellow. Nine black & white illustrations (one plate loose). View more info

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Spring Moon: A Novel of China.

By: Lord, Bette Bao.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Harper & Row.: 1981.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Seller ID: 8850

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Slight spine slant with light soiling on edges. Jacket worn on edges with small chips at head and heel of spine.


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Aphrodite (Ancient Manners).

By: Louys, Pierre. Illustrations by Frank J. Buttera.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York., Illustrated Editions Co.: 1932.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 18673

Condition: Very good in poor dust jacket. Book is square, tight & clean in solid binding. Dust soil to top edge. Jacket protected by mylar. Front & rear panels with flaps present. Spine missing.


English version prepared by Willis L. Parker. Line drawings designed by South American artist Buttera. Author preface. View more info

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Bandersnatch.

By: Lowden, Desmond.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Holt, Rinehart and Winston.: 1969.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Seller ID: 8248

Condition: Very good in near fine dust jacket. Slight spine slant. Former owner's small address label on front free endpaper.


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The Story of the World's Literature.

By: Macy, John.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Boni & Liveright.: 1925.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Seller ID: 7700

Condition: Near fine. No dust jacket. Light wear at spine edges and fore edge.


Illustrated by Onorio Ruotolo. Pictorial endpapers. View more info

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Why Are We In Vietnam?

By: Mailer, Norman.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., G. P. Putnam's Sons.: 1967.

Edition: 2nd impression.

Seller ID: 8472

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Soiling to top and fore edge. Inked price on front free endpaper. Jacket dampstained and rubbed.


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The Naked and the Dead.

By: Mailer, Norman.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Rinehart & Co.: (1948).

Edition: Early reprint.

Seller ID: 14301

Condition: Book-plate. Boards edge rubbed with tape repair to head of spine. Spine lean & soil to page edges. Binding tight & text clean. Price clipped dust jacket heavily worn with chips at spine ends & several closed tears. Karov jacket cover design sill bright.


Mailer's first novel. G. Maillard Kesslere photo portrait of the author on rear jacket panel. View more info

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The Naked and the Dead.

By: Mailer, Norman.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Rinehart & Co.: 1948.

Edition: Early printing.

Seller ID: 17000

Condition: Good in good dust jacket. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. Tear to head of spine. Binding solid. Text clean. 3/4" chip at head of faded jacket spine. Light additional edge wear. $4.00 price on front flap.


Mailer's debut novel based on his experiences during World War II. Basis for the 1958 Raoul Walsh directed film. View more info

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It Only Hurts A Minute

By: Mankiewicz, Don M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: N.P.: (1966).

Edition: Probable pirated edition.

Seller ID: 15116

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Book is solid & text is clean. Light blue soil to top of front free endpaper. Jacket lightly rubbed with large 1 1/2" chip at top of rear panel. Price intact on wrinkled front flap.


No publisher listed & Chinese characters on page facing the title page. Text in complete & in English. View more info

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The Late George Apley: A Novel in the Form of a Memoir [Photoplay edition].

By: Marquand, John P.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Grosset & Dunlap.: 1937.

Seller ID: 15757

Condition: Book is square & tight with clean text. Light soil to top edge. Jacket worn on spine ends & corners. Photo illustrations from the film on front and rear panels with cast photos & bios on front & rear flaps.


The Pulitzer Prize winning novel was the basis for the 1947 20th Century Fox film starring Ronald Colman & Peggy Cummins. Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz. View more info