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The Mixture As Before.

By: Maugham, W(illiam). Somerset.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., The Book League of America.: 1940.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 15499

Condition: Near fine in good dust jacket. Jacket shelf worn with chip at head of spine & tear to top front corner. Book is square & clean with former owner's stamp on front pastedown. The collection has become more uncommon as time goes by.


Short story collection the includes The Lotus Eater, Gigolo and Gigolette, The Voice of the Turtle, The Man With a Conscience, and six other titles. The title of the collection comes from a depreciatory review in the London Times of the author's previous short story collection. View more info

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Theatre: A Novel.

By: Maugham, W. Somerset.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Garden City, NY., Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1937.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 13429

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Spine slant & rubbing to boards. Light toning to endpapers. Binding tight & text clean.


The story of a great actress, Julia Lambert. View more info

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A Dog's Life. (Large Print).

By: Mayle, Peter. Drawings by Edward Koren.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Thorndike, Maine., Thorndike Press.: 1995.

Edition: First U.S. Large Print Edition. Unabridged.

Seller ID: 16641

Condition: Fine. No dust jacket as issued.


Autobiography of Boy, the Mayle family's dog. As told by himself. Koren drawings throughout. View more info

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The Border Trilogy: All the Pretty Horses, The Crossing, Cities of the Plain.

By: McCarthy, Cormac.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York., Alfred A, Knopf.: 1993, 1994, 1998.

Edition: All the Pretty Horses. 23rd printing, The Crossing & Cities of the Plain. First Editions.

Seller ID: 18426

Condition: Very good in fine dust jackets. All three volumes clean in solid bindings. Light soil & damp stains to bottom edges of last two volumes.


A Modern Allegory. View more info

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If I Were King [The Vagabond King].

By: McCarthy, Justin Huntly.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., R. H. Russell.: 1901.

Edition: 1905 reprint.

Seller ID: 10604

Condition: Very good book. Very tight and clean with no discoloring to pages or photos. Slight spine slant and soiling to edges. No dust jacket.


Black & white tissued photo frontispiece and photos throughout from an early unidentified production. View more info

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The Nobel Prize Treasury.

By: McClintock, Marshall (ed.).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY., Doubleday.: 1948.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 8107

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Wear on jacket edges.


Anthology of Nobel winning authors' works. View more info

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Point Venus.

By: McConnaughey, Susanne.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago., Sears Readers Club.: (1951).

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 14319

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Book-plate, slight spine lean & light rubbing to extremities. Book is clean & solid. Jacket shelf worn with small chips at corners & spine ends. J. L. Pellicer cover painting very bright.


Author's first novel. Romance set in Tahiti during the colonial period. View more info

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The Province of the Heart.

By: McGinley, Phyllis.

Price: $24.50

Publisher: New York., Viking Press.: 1959.

Edition: 3rd printing. SIGNED by the author on the front free endpaper. "Many good wishes, Phyllis McGinley."

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 11188

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is tight and clean with no interior markings except for the author's inscription. Light edge soil. Jacket edge worn with small chip at head of spine.


After twenty-five years of writing poetry, this is the author's first novel. View more info

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Bawbee Jock.

By: McLaren, Amy.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York & London., G. P. Putnam's Sons.: 1911.

Edition: 2nd printing, May 1911.

Seller ID: 15011

Condition: Good only. Spine slant. Wear to spine ends & corners. Light soil to boards. Cracked at front gutter & rear adverts. Dust soil to top edge. Former owner's penciled signature. Text bright with no discoloring.


Set in Scotland. The story of a highland chieftain of reduced means. View more info

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Texasville.

By: McMurtry, Larry.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Simon & Schuster.: 1987.

Edition: 4th printing.

Seller ID: 7286

Condition: Near fine in near fine jacket. Small spotting on edges. Some small folds. on jacket.


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Some Can Whistle.

By: McMurtry, Larry.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Simon & Schuster.: 1989.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 9050

Condition: Near fine in near fine jacket. Slight spine slant. Light jacket wear at heel of spine.


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The Ordeal of Richard Feverel: A History of a Father and Son.

By: Meredith, George. Edited with Intro. by Frank W. Chandler.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Scribner's.: (1917).

Edition: The Modern Student's Library edition.

Seller ID: 14108

Condition: Very good in uncommon orange printed dust jacket. Spine lean & soil to edges. Text bright in tight binding. Jacket faded with edge wear & closed tears on rear panel.


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Chimneysmoke.

By: Morley, Christopher.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York., George H. Doran Co.: c1921.

Edition: Later printing.

Seller ID: 9935

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Rubbing to boards with light soil to edges. Front hinge cracked. Not loose. Text is tight and clean.


Pictorial endpapers. Illustrated throughout by Thomas Fogarty with color frontispiece. View more info

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East South East.

By: Morley, F. V. Woodcuts by S. Glanckoff.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Harcourt Brace & Co.: 1929.

Seller ID: 16601

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Fading to spine & top front panel edge. Binding is square & tight with bright text & illustrations.


Woodcut illustration throughout including chapter headings, title page and eight full-page View more info

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Keeping the Peace.

By: Morris, Gouverneur (1876-1953).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago., The White House Publishers.: c1924.

Edition: Early reprint.

Seller ID: 14590

Condition: Good only. Soil & wear to boards. Former owner's signature on front free endpaper. Crack at title page. Text clean. A reading copy lacking dust jacket.


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La Boheme. Scenes de la Vie de Boheme.

By: Murger, Henri.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Salt Lake City., Peregrine Smith Books.: 1988.

Seller ID: 17088

Condition: Fine in pictorial wrappers.


Collected stories published in France in 1851. Basis for Puccini's 1896 opera, La Boheme. And, for the current musical Rent. With the original introduction by D. B. Wyndham Lewis & new introduction by Herbert Josephs. Translated by Elizabeth Ward Hugus. Illustrations from the 1930 Dodd Mead edition. View more info

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The Top Kick.

By: Nason, Leonard H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Grosset & Dunlap.: (1928).

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 15201

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket worn at extremities with small chips at spine ends & corners. Cover illustration bright in mylar. Light dust soil to top edge. Book is square & tight with no internal markings.


First published by Doubleday, Doran and Co. Three World War I short stories set in 1918 France. By the author of "Chevrons." View more info

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Always With Me.

By: Nichols, Margaret.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Philadelphia., Triangle Books. The Blakiston Co.: 1946.

Seller ID: 14314

Condition: Very good in like dust jacket. Book-plate. Pages toned. Book is tight & clean. Jacket lightly rubbed & edge worn. Period cover illustration bright.


World War II love story. View more info

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The Pit. A Story of Chicago.

By: Norris, Frank.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York., Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1903

Edition: First Edition. Printer's imprint present. Same date on title and copyright page.

Seller ID: 7466

Condition: Very good book. Gilt cover lettering and wheat decoration still bright. Slight edge wear on spine.


The second in the unfinished Epic of the Wheat trilogy. View more info

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Mother.

By: Norris, Kathleen.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cleveland., World Publishing Co.: 1946.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 14284

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Former owner's name & address on front free endpaper. Dust soil to top edge & pages starting to darken as is usual with this publisher. Jacket edge worn with small chips at head of spine & small closed tear at bottom of rear panel. Lovely uncredited cover illustration bright.


With new introduction by Kathleen Norris' husband Charles G. Norris. Moving story of a mother's love for her children. View more info