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Literary History of the United States: History.

By: Spiller, Robert E. (Ed.) et. al.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York., Macmillan.: c1963.

Edition: Third Edition: Revised. 7th printing 1969. Book club edition.

Seller ID: 9474

Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Book is square and tight. Light soiling to bottom edge. Jacket has minimal edge wear with no tears or chips.


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That Quail, Robert.

By: Stanger, Margaret A. Drawings by Cathy Baldwin.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia., J. B. Lippincott.: 1966.

Edition: 8th printing.

Seller ID: 7241

Condition: Fine in very good jacket. Jacket very lightly rubbed.


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The Pastures of Heaven.

By: Steinbeck, John.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York., Modern Age Books / A Seal Book.: 1938.

Edition: First paperback edition. Number 43 on spine.

Seller ID: 11889

Condition: Binding still tight. Interior clean with pages starting to brown. Dust soil to edges. Former owner's stamp on front & rear wraps. Red, white & gray printed wrappers still bright with light bumping to corners & wear to spine ends. Small tear at top of half title - front free endpaper.


Unabridged reprint of the 1932 Covici-Friede hardcover first edition. View more info

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The Merry Men and Other Tales.

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Charles Scribner's Sons.: 1925.

Edition: Volume XII of the Works of Robert Louis Stevenson. South Seas Edition.

Seller ID: 7649

Condition: Very good. No d.j. as issued.


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The Black Arrow: A Tale of the Two Roses.

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Charles Scribner's Sons.: 1921.

Seller ID: 9008

Condition: Good. Gift inscription on front free endpaper. Loosening starting at front gutter. Boards and cover illustration rubbed. Edges soiled.


Cover, frontispiece and 3 illustrations by Alfred Brennon View more info

Image for Kidnapped: Being Memoirs of the Adventures of David Balfour in the Year 1751.

Kidnapped: Being Memoirs of the Adventures of David Balfour in the Year 1751.

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York., Charles Scribner's Sons.: 1907.

Seller ID: 9470

Condition: Fair - Good. Dampstain on right of page edges. Edges soiled and boards rubbed. Text and illustrations still bright.


Frontispiece plus eight illustrations and fold-out map. View more info

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"Virginibus Puerisque" and Other Papers.

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Current Literature Publishing Co.: 1909.

Edition: Reprint. Medallion Edition.

Seller ID: 13458

Condition: A few pages unopened at bottom edge. Light soil to front board. Book is square in tight binding. Text clean and bright.


Frontis photo of the author at age 22. Collection of early works published mostly in Cornhill Magazine & London Magazine from 1876-78. Included are El Dorado, Child's Play, A Plea For Gas Lamps, and nine other essays. View more info

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The Misadventures of John Nicholson.

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Hurst & Co.: n.d.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 15208

Condition: Fair. Text toned & brittle. Archival tape repair to page 93/94. Sunning & light soil to boards. Binding solid.


Short fiction originally published in CassellÕs Christmas Annual (Dec 1887). View more info

Image for The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Kidnapped: Being Memoirs of the Adventures of David Balfour in the Year 1751.

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Kidnapped: Being Memoirs of the Adventures of David Balfour in the Year 1751.

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., J. H. Sears & Co.: n.d.

Seller ID: 9003

Condition: Good. Boards rubbed and gilt faded. Edge soiling. Pages just starting to brown.


Jekyll and Hyde is a Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone title. View more info

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Old Applejoy's Ghost.

By: Stockton, Frank R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Creativity, Inc.: 1974.

Edition: First Edition thus. Reprinted from Book of Christmas (Simon & Schuster). Limited Edition. This copy not numbered.

Seller ID: 13052

Condition: Near fine. No dust jacket. Small bump on bottom edge.


Privately printed for the friends of lithographers Fenn & Fenn. Color illustrations by Arthur Brill. View more info

Image for The Brass Bell or The Chariot of Death: A Tale of Caesar's Gallic Invasion.

The Brass Bell or The Chariot of Death: A Tale of Caesar's Gallic Invasion.

By: Sue, Eugene. Translation by Solon de Leon.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York., New York Labor News Co.: 1907.

Seller ID: 14621

Condition: Light rubbing to corners. Small damp stain at top corner (no effect on text). Binding solid and text clean.


The second novel in the author's monumental serial known under the collective title of The Mysteries of the People; or, History of a Proletarian Family Across the Ages. View more info

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Gulliver's Travels.

By: Swift, Jonathan. Edited with intro. by Ernest Bernbaum.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1920.

Seller ID: 10904

Condition: Good. Cracked at title page and rear gutter. Not loose. Inked signature and notes by former owner on front free endpaper and rear pastedown. Minimal penciled underlining. Boards rubbed and faded. Corners bumped. Light dust soil to edges.


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The Flirt.

By: Tarkington, Booth.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Charles Scribner's Sons.: 1916.

Seller ID: 7398

Condition: Very good. No dust jacket. Small tear at bottom of spine. Former owner's names on front paste down and dedication page.


A cute little book with Clarence Underwood illustrations. View more info

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The Gentleman From Indiana.

By: Tarkington, Booth.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York., Grosset & Dunlap.: c1902.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 10899

Condition: Ex. school library. Only evidence is 2" oval school stamp on front free endpaper. pencil tracing on frontispiece tissue, and a charming self portrait in pencil by one of the students on the back flyleaf. Inked number on front pastedown. Boards lightly rubbed with oval stain from glass on front cover. Edges dust soiled. Book is cracked in front and rear but not loose. Professional repair to rear gutter.


Color frontispiece illustration by Henry Hutt. View more info

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Roundabout Papers, The Four Georges, and English Humorists.

By: Thackeray, William Makepeace.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston., DeWolfe, Fiske & Co.: n.d. circa late 1800's.

Seller ID: 8751

Condition: Good. Edges soiled. Boards edge worn and rubbed. Corners bumped. Just starting to crack at gutter between front endpapers. Text bright.


Illustrations throughout by the author and others. View more info

Image for Burlesques, Memoirs of Mr. C. J. Yellowplush, Fitz-Boodle Papers, Little Travels.

Burlesques, Memoirs of Mr. C. J. Yellowplush, Fitz-Boodle Papers, Little Travels.

By: Thackeray, William Makepeace.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston., DeWolfe, Fiske & Co.: n.d. circa late 1800's.

Seller ID: 8755

Condition: Good. Edges soiled. Boards edge worn and rubbed. Corners bumped. Text bright.


Illustrations throughout by the author, George Cruikshank, and others. View more info

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The Virginians.

By: Thackeray, William Makepeace.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston., DeWolfe, Fiske & Co.: n.d. circa late 1800's.

Seller ID: 8756

Condition: Good. Edges soiled. Boards edge worn and rubbed. Corners bumped. Starting at top both front and rear endpapers. Text bright.


Illustrations throughout by the author. View more info

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Frauenraub.

By: Thiess, Frank.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Berlin., Ientkhe Buch - Gemeinkhaft.: 1927.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 8238

Condition: Very good. Former owner's bookplate on front free endpaper. Spine rounded, but very bright copy.


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Banned and Blessed.

By: Translated by Mrs. A. L. (Annis Lee) Wister. After the German of E. Werner.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia., J. B. Lippincott Co.: 1887.

Seller ID: 16705

Condition: Very good. Sunning to spine & wear to extremities. Moderate spine lean. Crack at title page but no loosening. Text clean & binding solid.


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Image for Harry Heathcote of Gangoil: A Tale of Australian Bush Life.

Harry Heathcote of Gangoil: A Tale of Australian Bush Life.

By: Trollope, Anthony.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Dover.: 1987.

Seller ID: 14693

Condition: Near fine. Light crease to top of front panel. Book is clean & solid.


Unabridged reprint of the work originally published by Sampson Low, London, in 1874. View more info