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Category: All Categories: Fiction: General Fiction
1826 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
(Ill. Paul Gulla)  
American Short Stories

Publisher: London: The Folio Society, 1997..
24 X 16 cm. Fine/No dj. Beautifully printed & bound in nutmeg & burgundy cloth with gilt & red titles & decorations to a design by Malcolm Harvey Young, xvii, 436 pp, 16 ff b & w drawings. Twenty-eight short stories by well-known American authors from Washington Irving to John Steinbeck. Shipping weight 3 lbs.

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2.
(Scott, Sir Walter)  
Tales of My Landlord Collected & Arranged by Jedediah Cleishbotham, Schoolmaster & Parish-Clerk of Gandercleugh In Four Volumes Volume I The Black Dwarf with Tales of My Landlord, Second Series, Collected & Arranged by J

2 volumes, William Blackwood, Edinburgh, 1818, 12mo. 363pp., & Archibald Constable, Edinburgh, 1818, 322pp., 4-1/2"x7", matching bindings with same owner's name at top of title-page, dated 1819. ornate green 1/2 leather, gilt spines marbled boards, VG $

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3.
(Scott, Sir Walter)  
Redgauntlet A Tale of the Eighteenth Century by the author of Waverley &c.&c. 2 vols. Waverley Novels 33-4

Samuel Parker, Boston, 1828, "Parker's Second Edition". small 8vos. 249, 257pp., contemporary cloth spine, paper covered boards, stained covers, frayed spines, foxed, vol.1 cracked in a couple of places & almost seperated from binding, but bulk of text holding together, vol.2 has part of sp label present, 1/2 of free ep removed, G $

Appr.: | AUD 56.96 CAD 55.90 EUR 39.65 GBP 29.03 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 562.50 ZAR 500.00 

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4.
[Hay, John]  
The Bread-Winners A Social Study (bread winners)

Harper Bros., NY 1884 (c.1883), 12mo. 319pp., soiled cloth, chipped sp caps, cracked inner hinges, fair $

Appr.: | AUD 31.65 CAD 31.06 EUR 22.03 GBP 16.13 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 277.78 

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5.
[Payn, James]  
Found Dead by the author of Beggar on Horseback, Carlyon's Year, Lost Sir Massingberd, One of the Family, &c. (Library of Select Novels No.328)

Harper & Bros., NY, 1869, 8vo. wraps, 110pp. + 2pp. ads. rear cover detached but present, sp gone, contents a bit loose but neat, $

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6.
[Peck, George]  
How Private George W. Peck Put Down the Rebellion, or the Funny Experiences of a Raw Recruit

1887, Belford Clarke Co., Chic. 1890, 5"x7-3/4", wraps, 314pp., lacks covers & pages 315-16. badly chipped title-page, yellowed & chipping paper, a few woodcuts, poor $

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

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7.
[Scott, Sir Walter]  
St. Ronan's Well by the author of Waverley, Ivanhoe, &c. in 2 volumes

R.Wright, Phila. 1824, 4-1/4"x7-1/4", 236, 263pp. (vol.35 & 36 on spines). 1/2 leather, marbled boards, old bkplte.- (one Aaron O. Shuff, Trenton - owner of Steamboat Hotel?). badly scuffed spines, contents neat, G $

Appr.: | AUD 94.94 CAD 93.17 EUR 66.08 GBP 48.39 JPY 7,500.00 MXN 937.50 ZAR 833.33 

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8.
[Shorthouse, Joseph Henry]  
John Inglesant A Romance Two Volumes

Macmillan, London, 1888, Ninth Thousand, green cloth, small 8vos., 344, 388pp., armorial bkpltes., owner's name, faded spine, nicked spine caps, cocked, cracked inner hinges, vol.2 has a couple of loose signatures, text ow neat, $

Appr.: | AUD 31.65 CAD 31.06 EUR 22.03 GBP 16.13 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 277.78 

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9.
[Vinton, Mrs. Nelson W.]  
Drifting Anchor

no place, no date (lacks title page), ca.1880, 12mo., 280pp., leather spine, cloth boards, very chipped spine, covers detached, Sabbath School book plate, foxed text, still holding together, fair $

Appr.: | AUD 25.32 CAD 24.84 EUR 17.62 GBP 12.90 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 222.22 

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10.

The B.E.F. Times A Facsimile Reprint of the Trench Magazine Volume 2, Nos. 1-6, August 1917 - February 1918,

Herbert Jenkins Limited, London, 1918, 8vo., cloth, (lvi, 96, 4)pp., ex-lib.- rebound in library cloth, pocket, stamps, early & late pages are splitting along inner margin - the fault of the rebinding, some detached, some chipping, bulk of text is neat, poor, $

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11.

Neddy Walter: or, The Wilderness Made to Bloom

Carleton & Porter, Sunday School Union, NY c.1847, 4"x6" 102pp., woodcuts, original cloth, torn & chipped spine, frayed edges, contents stained & foxed, poor $

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12.

The Massachusetts Review Volume 1, No.1, Fall 1959

1959, 9"x6" wraps, 204pp., cocked, VG- $

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13.

Flower Shadows Behind the Curtain Ko Lien Hua Ying, A Sequel to Chin P'ing Mei

trans. by Vladimir Kean from Franz Kuhn's German version of the orig. Chinese. intro. by Franz Kuhn. Pantheon NY c.1959 1st. 8vo. cloth, 432pp. light soiling at edges of covers, VG/VG $

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

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14.

The Merry Widow: A Novel Founded on Franz Lehar's Viennese Opera as Produced by Henry W. Savage

Publisher: New York: G. W. Dillingham Company, 1909..
19 X 12½ cm. G-/No dj. Lime green cloth, black titles, color illustration tipped onto front board, 331, [4] pp, 6 plates, ads. Boards soiled & rubbed, ends of joints tattered. Printed on creamy-white laid paper. Proof that novelizations were not invented in the 1970s. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 12 oz.)

Appr.: | AUD 39.87 CAD 39.13 EUR 27.75 GBP 20.32 JPY 3,150.00 MXN 393.75 ZAR 350.00 

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15.

Whiz Comics Volume 1 #F 4

Publisher: Fawcett Publications New York 1974.
Unpaged. Oversized. Stapled wraps. In good condition inside and out. Famous 1st Edition. Limited Collector's Golden Mint Series. No Jacket Original Wraps Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Appr.: | AUD 37.97 CAD 37.27 EUR 26.43 GBP 19.35 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 333.33 

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16.

The Homecoming (The Waltons) by Hamner, Jr. Earl published by Avon Books (Mm) Paperback
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Publisher: Avon Books (Mm) 1973-06-01.
Condition: Good. Paperback. GOOD. Red mass market paperback, bagged for protection, small chips to edges, light shelf wear, light stains to page edges, large creases to front cover.

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17.

Laddie and Miss Toosey's Mission

Publisher: Henry Altemus Philadelphia, PA 1897.
64 pp, green cloth boards w/gilt-red-black deco on front & spine. Two short stories. missing ffep. sl wear to crnrs, gilt faded on frt bd, some finish chipping to bds by insects. No Jacket Hard Cover Fair 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall

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18.
Abbe Prevost / Maurice Allem (ed., intro. & notes)  
Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut Texte de 1753, Suivi des Variantes de 1731 avec ne introduction et des notes

Classiques Garnier, Paris, c.1957, 12mo. wraps, 289pp., covers good, contents VG $

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19.
Abé, Kobo  
The Face of Another

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1966..
First US Edition. 21½ X 15 cm. VG/VG. Translated from the Japanese by E. Dale Saunders. Quarter black cloth with grey paper-covered boards, mask stamped in maroon on front board, top edge dyed maroon, 237, [5] pp. Corners bumped, spine ends rolled in, light rubbing to edges of boards. DJ lightly rubbed & soiled, with heavier wear and a small closed tear at top of spine; in Brodart archival cover. A scientist disfigured by a laboratory explosion "resolves to make a mask so perfect as to be undetectable. Then he realizes that he can make a different face and acquire a new personality to go with it." Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 12 oz.)

Appr.: | AUD 28.48 CAD 27.95 EUR 19.82 GBP 14.52 JPY 2,250.00 MXN 281.25 ZAR 250.00 

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20.
Adams, Alice  
After You've Gone

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989..
First Edition. 22 X 14½ cm. Near Fine/Near Fine. Off-white boards, natural linen spine with gilt titles, [ix], 229, [1] pp. Bottom corner bumped, else fine. DJ in Brodart archival cover. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 12 oz.)

Appr.: | AUD 13.92 CAD 13.66 EUR 9.69 GBP 7.10 JPY 1,100.00 MXN 137.50 ZAR 122.22 

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21.
Adams, Alice  
Return Trips

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1985..
First Edition. 22 X 15 cm. Fine/VG-. Pale grey boards, pale grey cloth spine with gilt titles, [ix], 195, [1] pp. DJ has a neat 2" cut to top edge of front panel, a tiny bit of corner wear; in Brodart archival cover. Short stories by the author of Superior Women. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 12 oz.)

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22.
Adams, Richard  
SHARDIK
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Publisher: Avon Books, NY, 1976.
Good+ with no dust jacket. Soft Cover. ISBN: 0380005166 Publisher's glossy pictorial wraps. 12mo. 620 pp. Unmarked, rear covers has fold, else very good. GOOD+. Mass Market Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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23.
Adams, Samuel Hopkins.  
Our Square and the People In It.

Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1917..
1st ed. Illustrated by F. Scott Williams. No dj. VG. Hard Cover

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24.
Addison Hubbard, ed  
Stories of the South Old and New
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Publisher: University of North Carolina Press, 1931.
G- hardback, no DJ. Cover is soiled, scuffed, with spine, edge and corner wear. Tight binding. End papers tanned, owner's bookplate and inscribed name and date. Ink mark on title page. Pps G+, lightly tanned, a few corners bent. 8vo, 520 pps with notes and biblio.

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25.
Ade, George (Ill. Clyde J. Newman)  
Fables in Slang

Publisher: Chicago: Herbert S. Stone and Company, 1900..
15½ X 11 cm. G-/No dj. Yellow dec. cloth w/formal intertwined flower pattern in blue and black on front board, titles in black and publisher's logo in black on rear board, 201 pp, 46 ill., t.e.g. Boards soiled, corners bumped, spine cocked and leaning, pp 79-80 torn at top near gutter, a few other leaves have small tears at margins on account of careless opening, early bookplate (dated 1907) on fpd, owner's stamp on recto of ffep, pencil notes on a few leaves. Cover designed by Frederic W. Goudy. Collection of fables originally published in The Chicago Record. Shipping weight 1 lb.

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26.
Agee, James  
The Morning Watch
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Publisher: Peter Owen 1964-01-01.
Condition: Good. Jacket condition: /Good. Hardcover. ISBN: 0720655838. GOOD/GOOD. Blue illustrated jacket, dust jacket in archival plastic protector. Approx. 5'' x 7.5'', rub wear and chips to spine ends and corners, rub wear to back cover, very light soiling to page edges.

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27.
Agee, James / Robert Fitzgerald (ed. & memoir)  
The Collected Short Prose of James Agee

Ballantine Books, NY, c.1970, paperbk., 275pp., a little musty, G $

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28.
Agnon, S. Y.  
Twenty-One Stories

Publisher: New York: Schocken Books, 1971..
First Paperback Edition. Trade Paperback. 20 X 13½ cm. VG/No dj, as issued. Red & olive covers with black titles, 287 pp. Moderate wear. Author was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1966. Shipping weight 1 lb.

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29.
Agnon, S. Y.  
A Book That Was Lost and Other Stories

Publisher: New York: Schocken Books, 1995..
First Edition. 24 X 16½ cm. Fine/Fine. Quarter blue cloth, blue paper-covered boards, foil titles on spine, vi, 436, notes. DJ in Brodart archival cover. Seventeen of the 27 stories in this volume (orginally written in Hebrew) have previously been published in English - ten in Twenty-One Stories (1970), and seven in various magazines. The remaining stories appear here for the first time in English. Agnon was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1966. Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 8 oz.)

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30.
Ainsworth, W. Harrison  
Jack Sheppard; A Romance. vol.2 only (of 2).

Lea & Blanchard, Phila. 1839, 4-1/2"x7-1/2", 204pp. + 6pp. ads. cloth spine, paper covered boards, inner hinges cracked, text very foxed, fair $

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31.
Akst, Daniel  
Webster Chronicle, a novel
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Webster Chronicle, a novel by Daniel Akst, Bluehen Books, 2001, signed by author, hard cover, dust jacket, 311 pages, new condition

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32.
Alai  
Re Poppies: a novel
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Re Poppies: a novel by Alai, Houghton Mifflin, paperback, 2002, 382 pages, Advance Reading Copy, near new condition

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33.
Alain-Fournier, Trans. by Francoise Delisle, Illust. by Dignimont  
The Wanderer, Le Grand Meaulnes
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Publisher: The Heritage Press, NY, 1958.
VG cased cloth hardback, silver lettering on spine. Cover with minimal wear. Tight binding. End papers and pp are Fine, look unread. Name inked out inside cover, date remains. Slipcase VG, little wear on bottom and corners. Sml 4to, 233 pps with illustrations. Because of size and weight of the book(s), please contact us to arrange for priority mail or for shipping outside the continental USA.

Appr.: | AUD 22.78 CAD 22.36 EUR 15.86 GBP 11.61 JPY 1,800.00 MXN 225.00 ZAR 200.00 

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34.
Alcott, Louisa May (Ed. by Madeleine Sterne)  
The Hidden Louisa May Alcott: A Collection of Her Unknown Thrillers (Two Volumes in One--Behind a Mask; Plots and Counterplots)

Publisher: New York: Avenel Books, 1984..
23½ X 16 cm. Near Fine/Fine. First printing of the single-volume edition. Brown boards, gilt titles on spine, xxix, 595 pp. Slight wear to bottom edge, paper browning. DJ in Brodart archival cover. Before Alcott became famous for writing Little Women, she put food on the table and practiced her craft by writing blood & thunder thrillers, most published either anonymously or under the pseudonym "A. M. Barnard." In addition to nine of these tales, this collection includes facsimiles of letters to Alcott from their publishers, and an introduction by the editor. Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 8 oz.)

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35.
Alcott, Louisa May (Ed. by Madeleine Sterne)  
Plots and Counterplots: More Unknown Thrillers of Louisa May Alcott

Publisher: New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1976..
First Edition. 24 X 16 cm. Fine/VG+. Black boards, green cloth spine with gilt titles, tan endpapers, 315, [4] pp. DJ has two tears (the larger about 2 cm) to top edge of rear panel, slight wear to bottom edge; in Brodart archival cover. Before Alcott became famous for writing Little Women, she put food on the table and practiced her craft by writing blood & thunder thrillers, most published either anonymously or under the pseudonym "A. M. Barnard." In addition to five of these tales, this collection includes facsimiles of letters to Alcott from their publishers, and an introduction by the editor. Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 4 oz.)

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36.
Aldrich, T.B. (Thomas Bailey).  
StillwaterTragedy.

Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1880..
First Edition Hardback 12mo, about 7 inches tall, in blue cloth stajp-ed in gilt, red and black. A novel by the popular author of "The Story of a Bad Boy" and other books. BAL 307. Wright 54. Previous owner note in pencil dated 1880 Christmas, on first blank. A clean and sound copy with a slight lean to the spine. The covers with light edge and extremity wear. Hardcover Hardcover Very good

Appr.: | AUD 63.29 CAD 62.11 EUR 44.05 GBP 32.26 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 555.56 

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37.
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907  
Marjorie Daw. With Illustrations by John Cecil Clay

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, MCMVIII [1908].
124 p., color illus. incl. front. BAL 402. In this epistolary novel, first published in the Atlantic Monthly in 1871 and in book form in 1873, the author invents an exchange of correspondence to cheer a recuperating friend, who falls in love with the imaginary Marjorie Daw. Bound in red publisher's cloth decorated in gold; top edge gilt; ink owner's name; VG+. Stock#25194.

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38.
Aldridge, Sarah.  
Tottie. A Tale of the Sixties.

Publisher: Tallahassee, FL: Naiad Publishers, 1980..
Second printing printed wraps. VG. Soft Cover. 9780930044015. ISBN: sixties

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39.
Alegria, Fernando  
Allende: A Novel

trans. by Frank Janney. new pref. & postscript by author. Stanford University, trade paperbk. c.1994, 303pp., photos. curled edges, G $

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

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40.
Algren, Nelson  
A Walk on the Wild Side

Publisher: New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, 1956..
First Edition. 21½ X 14½ cm. VG/VG. Quarter mustard paper with blue-grey paper-covered boards, black & olive titles on front board & spine, [v], 346 pp. Spine cocked, edges of boards faded, slight wear to corners & spine ends, paper slightly browned (particularly at edges). DJ browned, corners trimmed, with some rubbing and tiny tears and chips; in Brodart archival cover. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 12 oz.)

Appr.: | AUD 56.96 CAD 55.90 EUR 39.65 GBP 29.03 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 562.50 ZAR 500.00 

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41.
Alire Saenz, Benjamin  
Carry Me Like Water, a novel
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Carry Me Like Water, a novel by Benjamin Alire Saenz, Hyperion Books, hard cover, dust jacket, signed by author, 503 pages, new condition

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42.
Allen, James  
Kentucky Cardinal

Publisher: Harper and Brothers New York 1894.
Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 147 pages. Clean, and tight. A story by the author of The Blue-Grass Region of Kentucky and Flute and Violin and other Kentucky tales. No Jacket Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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43.
Allen, Woody  
Side Effects

Publisher: Random House New York 1980.
149 pages. No flaws on jacket. Interior clean and tight. Very funny. First Edition Very Good Hard Cover Very Good

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44.
Allende, Isabel  
The Stories of Eva Luna

Publisher: New York: Atheneum, 1991..
First Edition in English. 24 X 16 cm. VG+/Fine. Translated by Margaret Sayers Peden. Gold boards, black cloth spine with gilt titles, [xi], 333, [3] pp. One corner bumped, else fine. DJ in Brodart archival cover. Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 4 oz.)

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45.
Allis, Marguerite  
Splendor Stays: An Historic Novel Based on the Lives of the Seven Hart Sisters of Saybrook Connecticut

Publisher: Putnam, NY, 1942, 1st edition, hardcover, (G/no dj).
Putnam, NY, 1942, 1st edition, 497 pages, 5.75"x 8.25", hardcover, blue cloth with gilt titles, top page edges tinted red but faded to pink, corners and spine ends lightly bumped and worn, light edge wear, covers lightly scuffed & soiled, no dust jacket, front flap from the dust jacket had been torn off and is laid-in the front of the book, one page roughly opened with small pieces missing at bottom edge but does not affect the text at all, otherwise contents clean and tight, book good (G/no dj) 4210 [SPss0710ABE]

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46.
Alther, Lisa.  
Original Sins.

Publisher: NY: Knopf, 1981..
1st ed. Remainder mark bot. edge, o/w Near fine in VG dj. Hard Cover

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47.
Amanda M. Douglas and Amy Brooks, illustrator  
Helen Grant's Friends

Publisher: Lee and Shepard, Boston, 1904, first edition, hardcover, (G).
Lee and Shepard, Boston, 1904, first edition, 402 pages plus 6 pages of adverts at back for publishers’ other titles, list of illustrations at front, illustrated with 6 b&w plates (including frontis), 5 in. x 7.5 in., hardcover, red cloth, titles and decorations are black and green as well as blue and white, corners and spine ends lightly worn, wear and chipping to edges with boards visible in small spots, one very small (3/8 in.) piece missing near middle of spine, chipping to red at edges of covers and on spine, cloth of front external hinge split and top 1.75 in. of cloth on rear external hinge split but internally hinges are sound, very mild foxing to endpapers and some interior pages including reverse of frontis (does NOT interfere with image), previous owner's fountain pen ink name and date on front free endpaper, otherwise contents clean and tight, item protected in new plastic sleeve, book good {While not pristine, this book is still quite lovely - its charming cover image is still bright and depicts a woman within a floral, art nouveau border; this nouveau-style motif is present on the spine, as well.} (G) 4177 [(s)0310KW]

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48.
Ambrose, David  
The Man Who Turned Into Himself.

Publisher: NY: St. Martin's, 1994..
1st ed. Wraps w/ publisher's illustrated plastic dj. Near fine. Soft Cover

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49.
Amory, Cleveland, 1917-1998  
Home Town

Publisher: NY, Harper's, 1950.
310 p. Satirical novel about the New York publishing business. Stock#25389. Vg/vg.

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

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50.
Andersen, Kurt  
HEYDAY

Publisher: Random House New York 2007.
622 pages, this paper copy "Uncorrected Proofs" Printed on front cover not for sale, otherwise okay.. Period of US History just before the Civil War-love stories, adventure fiction and historical fiction. First Paper Edition No Jacket Pictorial Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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51.
Andreyev, Leonid  
The Seven That Were Hanged

Publisher: New York: Modern Library (Boni & Liveright), 1921..
17 X 11 cm. G+/No dj. Introduction by B & L editor and partner Thomas Seltzer. Copyright 1918, but list of M. L. titles in back includes titles issued in the fall of 1921. Brown limp leatherette, gilt publisher's device on front cover, top edge dyed brown, Brodzky endpapers xxxvii, 194, [8] pp. Lightly rubbed, corners bumped, torn paste-downs reattached to boards with acid-free PVA in a number of places, a few small nicks to bottom edge, owner's name written on fpd and embossed on half-title. Follows seven characters from arrest to execution. This volume also includes The Red Laugh (1904), "..a ghastly delineation of the horrors of war." Shipping weight 12 oz.

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52.
Anonymous / L.F.Grant (illustr.  
Ex - It (Ex-it)

Vanguard Press, NY c.1930, smaller 8vo., cloth, 159pp., cracked at 1/2-title, shaken, lightly yellowed, fair $

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53.
Anthony, Wilder (Ill. G. W. Gage)  
Hidden Gold

Publisher: New York: The Macaulay Company, 1922..
First Edition. 19 X 13 cm. G+/No dj. Dark brown cloth, orange & black titles on front board & spine, frontis., 290 pp. Extremeties rubbed, top edge soiled, a few leaves dog-eared. Romance on the western frontier. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 8 oz.)

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54.
Anton Myrer  
The Violent Shore

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company 1962-01-01.
Condition: Good+. Jacket condition: /Good+. Hardcover. GOOD+/GOOD+. green photo-illustrated jacket, dust jacket in archival plastic protector. approx. 6'' x 8.5'', light shelf wear, lightly faded page edges and covers.

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55.
Anton, Maggie  
Rashi's Daughters: Book II: Miriam
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Rashi's Daughters: Book II: Miriam by Maggie Anton, A Plume Book, paperback, 2007, 475 pages, ex-lib, good story

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56.
Anton, Maggie  
Rashi's Daughters: Book III: Rachel
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Rashi's Daughters: Book III: Rachel by Maggie Anton, A Plume Book, paperback, 2009, 415 pages, fair conditin

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57.
Anyi, Wang  
Lapse of Time: New Chinese Fiction

Publisher: China Books, San Francisco CA, 1988, (VG/G+),.
China Books, San Francisco CA, 1988, 235 pages, biographical note, introduction by Jeffrey Kinkley, in English translated from the original Chinese, hardcover, navy boards with gilt titles, 1/8Ó abrasion bottom of front cover, good+ dust jacket with a few very short tears along edges, lightly soiled, contents clean and tight, book very good (VG/G+) 1324 [(s)33CM]

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58.
Appelfeld, Aharon  
The Age of Wonders

Publisher: Boston: David R. Godine, 1981..
First Edition in English. 20 X 13 cm. Fine/Near Fine. Translated by Daly Bilu. Sage green cloth, [v], 270, [5] pp. Top edge of cloth faded, else as new. DJ slightly rubbed at corners and spine ends, rear panel lightly soiled; in Brodart archival cover. "The secure world of a well-established and apparently well-assimilated Jewish writer, in an Austrian town before World War II, falls to pieces under the force of political and social realities which daily sanctify the old Austrian anti-Semitism. We learn what we learn through Bruno, the thirteen-year-old son of the family, whose spare and uninflected accounts of illness, forced hilarity, ruined railway journeys, conversions, and doomed strategies of accomodation disclose the slow onset of disaster." Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 12 oz.)

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59.
Arfelli, Dante  
The Fifth Generation
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Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1953.
Review copy with notice. Near Fine cloth hardback, VG DJ. Cover with a little spine edge wear, bumped corners. DJ has a little wear, darkened spine, some scuffs. Binding tight. End papers and pp look unused. 8vo, 333 pp. Translated from the Italian by Adrienne Foulke.

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60.
Argueta, Manlio / Bill Snow (trans.)  
One Day of Life

Aventura, Vintage, NY, c.1983, trade paperbk., 215pp., re El Salvador. "Not for Resale" stamp, slightly yellowed pages, VG $

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61.
Ariyoshi, Sawako; translated by Mildred Tahara.  
The Twilight Years.

Publisher: New York: Kodansha International, 1984..
First U.S. Edition ISBN: 0870116770 Octavo, about 8.5 inches (21.5 cm) tall, in maroon cloth. 216 pages. A novel "which examines the problem of caring for the elderly in a modern industrial society" and "caused a sensation when it was published in Japan." (from the jacket blurb). Both the book and jacket are clean, bright, and unworn. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Fine Dustjacket

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62.
Armstrong, Richard  
Mutineers

Mutineers by Richard Armstrong, McKay, hard cover, dj, ex-lib, 181 pages

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63.
Arnothy, Christine  
The Serpent's Bite

Publisher: New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc, 1961..
First US Edition. 19½ X 13½ cm. Near Fine/Near Fine. Translated by Antonia White. Black cloth-textured paper-covered boards, gilt titles on spine, 159 pp. Slight rubbing to extremities. DJ in Brodart archival cover. Arnothy "tells the tightly knit story of a spoiled French beauty who, having left the man she loved to marry a richer man, must meet her lover again, twenty-five years later, under circumstances which reveal to her the sham of the life she has chosen." Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 4 oz.)

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64.
Arthur, Elizabeth  
Antarctic Navigation

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1995..
First Edition. 24 X 16½ cm. VG+/VG+. Beige boards with black decoration, black cloth spine with foil titles, endpaper maps, ix, 798 pp. Lightly rubbed & soiled. DJ has a surface scratch to rear panel, otherwise fine; in Brodart archival cover. Shipping weight 4 lbs. (International 3 lbs., 12 oz.)

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65.
Asch, Sholem  
Mottke the Thief

Publisher: New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1935..
2nd ptg. 21 X 14½ cm. VG-/VG-. Translated by Willa & Edwin Muir. Black boards, yellow titles on spine & facsimile signature on front board, [vi], 314 pp. Bumped top corners repaired, else VG, bookplate on ffep & scattered pencil notes & underlining. DJ rubbed, corners clipped, spine somewhat sunned; in Brodart archival cover. Some notes on the story & a magazine clipping laid in. First published in Yiddish in 1916. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 12 oz.)

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66.
Asch, Sholem  
East River: a novel of New York
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East River: a novel of New York by Sholem Asch, Putnam, cloth, dust jacket, 1946, 438 pages

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67.
Asch, Sholem  
East River

East River by Sholem Asch, G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1946, 438pp, cloth, ..broken dolls were strewn all about the room. The long-suffering teddy bear had lost its tail, what wth the cildren having dragged it over the rooms and hall-wyas, the courtyards, and the sidewalks..

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68.
Asch, Sholem  
A Passage in the Night

Publisher: New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1953..
First Edition. 22 X 15 cm. VG/G+. Translated from the Yiddish by Maurice Samuel. Black cloth, gilt titles on front board & spine, [v], 367 pp. Bookplate on ffep & short note on fpd. DJ corners clipped, extremities rubbed, chip near tail of spine, spine sunned with a few water spots; in Brodart archival cover. Novel. Self-made millionaire Isaac Grossman tries to atone for his theft of $27 decades earlier. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

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69.
Ash, Sholom  
Kidduch Ha-Shem: an epic of 1648
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Kidduch Ha-Shem: an epic of 1648 by Sholom Ash, translated by Rufus Learsi, JPS, 1926, hard cover, 227 pages

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70.
Ashmun, Margaret  
Isabel Carleton in the West

Publisher: Macmillan, NY, 1919, 1920, (G+),.
Macmillan, NY, 1919, 1920, 277 pages, b&w frontispiece, hardcover, dark green cloth with gilt titles on spine & light green titles & decoration on front, minor edge wear, corners & spine ends lightly bumped & worn, bottom page edges lightly soiled, former ownerÕs penciled name & date on endpapers, light smudges in margins of a few pages, otherwise contents clean & tight, book good+ (G+) 1533 [Ao78JF]

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71.
Asimov, Isaac  
Counting the Eons

Publisher: Doubleday New York 1983.
179 pages. Series of essays from The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction. Author of over 200 books. Well written. No flaws. Good Hard Cover Good

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72.
Athas, Daphne  
Entering Ephesus

Viking, NY, c.1971, 1st., 8vo., hardcover, 442pp., glue-marked & foxed eps, G in chipped & torn dj $

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73.
Atherton, Gertrude  
The Doomswoman (Lippincott's Monthly Magazine, No. 297, September, 1892 - Californian Number)

Publisher: Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1892..
First Edition. Wraps. 23½ X 15½ cm. Fair/No dj. Side-stapled in printed paper wraps, 1-23, 261-450, 25-50 pp. About 3" of spine missing, covers otherwise complete but soiled and tattered, three holes penetrate front cover & preliminary ads where they were formerly held in a block by brass tacks, rear cover secured to rear advertising section by brass tacks; two leaves have ads clipped, otherwise internally good with a few taped tears and marginal chips. This is the first appearence in print of "The Doomswoman, " illustrated with 18 woodcuts and 1 plate. Other contents of this issue include a frontispiece photo of Atherton; Mrs. Atherton's Novels (a dialogue), by William S. Walsh; California Journalism, by M. H. de Young; A Famous Pebble Beach, by Helen F. Lowe; The Hand of Time, by Emma B. Kaufman; California Eras, by Hubert H. Bancroft; The Princess of Rattlesnakes, by Heine Miller; The Topography of California, by W. C. Morrow; poems (The Sisters, by Nelly Booth Simmons; To the Colorado Desert, by Madge Morris; Litany of the Shrines, by Charles Warren Stoddard; Booth in Hamlet, by Flora Macdonald Shearer; California Poppies, by Martha T. Tyler; In the Grand Cañon, by Ina H. Coolbrith); many of these are also illustrated. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

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74.
Atkinson, Walter B. / Alan Thomson (illusts.)  
It's a Long Way from Scooba An Historical Novel of Humor & Empathy

Colonial Press, Bessemer AL., c.1986, 8vo., cloth, 320p., novel re Kemper County Miss. in the Civil War & after. signed by author. NF/NF $

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75.
Atwood, Margaret  
The Handmaid's Tale

Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1986..
First US Edition. 23½ X 15½ cm. VG/VG. Grey boards, aqua cloth spine with foil titles, grey endpapers, [vii], 311, [1] pp. Bottom edge of front board bumped, slight sunning & wear to spine ends, previous owner's name on ffep. Price-clipped DJ has tiny chips at bottom corners of rear panel; in Brodart archival cover. Novel set in near-future America, where the United States has become a theocracy. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

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