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Category: All Categories: Fiction: Romance: Collectible Romance
20 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Arthur, Frederick  
John Merridew, A Romance
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Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co., New York, 1911.
G cloth hardback, fading gilt lettering and decoration, no DJ. Cover with slightly frayed spine edge, bumped corners, some scrapes and scuffs. Binding tight. End papers and pp are lightly toned, back end paper with scrape. 12mo, 334 pp.

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2.
Barclay, Florence L. Illustrated by: Illustrated by F. H. Townsend  
Following of the Star, the : A Romance (1st Edition, 1911)

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons; N. Y. : 1911.
Near Fine with no dust jacket First Edition Hardcover 426 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Full purple cloth, gilt lettering on front and spine, blindstamped decor, 426 pages + 6-pg publisher catalog in rear, lovely full-color glossy frontispiece illustration by F. H. Townsend. ; Same date. NAP. A m a z o n b u y e r s please note: image matches this edition, but this edition is a true first by G. P. Putnam's Sons, NOT a reprint by Grosset & Dunlap. ; Charming love story set in the small village of Bramble Dene, England; the three sections of the novel are entitled Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh. ; Extremely light shelfwear visible at heel and crown. Otherwise book appears unread. No defects. Binding tight.

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3.
Briscoe, Margaret Sutton  
Links in a Chain, 1e : (1st Edition, 1893)

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company; N. Y. : 1893.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket First Edition Hardcover 227 pages; 16mo (6.5") 17 cm; Small format (4.25 x 6.5 inches) 109 x 162 mm, full green cloth, lettering and decor in black and dark green, 227 pages. ; Same date. NAP. ; Charming romance novel with religious overtones, by Margaret Sutton Briscoe, born 1864, native of Amherst, Massachusetts, wife of Dr. Arthur John Hopkins. ; A m a z o n b u y e r s please note: description does not match this unit. This unit is NOT a recent flimsy print-on-demand softcover but a real hardcover book from 1893. ; Almost no wear, but rear cover shows light rubbing and a few very small chips to cloth near crown. No other marks or flaws. Binding tight.

Appr.: | AUD 18.56 CAD 18.08 EUR 12.75 GBP 10.19 JPY 1,600.00 MXN 200.00 ZAR 173.91 

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4.
Caine, Hall  
Eternal City, The, 1e : (1st Edition, 1901)
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Publisher: D. Appleton & Company; N. Y. : 1901.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket First Edition Hardcover 638 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Dark burgundy-red cloth, gilt lettering and decor, 638 pages + 10-pg publisher catalog in rear. ; 1st edition. Same date. NAP. Lists to this title. ; One of this popular Manx author's most popular novels, made into a play and two films in the early days of cinema. A modern (1902) romance set in London and Rome, with kings, barons, and the pope himself. (Please note: book looks much better than image, which shows blotchy moire pattern which is an artifact of scanning process, not part of the book); Very light exterior wear. Gift note penned on front endpaper dated Dec 25, 1901. No other marks. Gilt is beautifully bright, no flaking or dullness visible. Binding tight. ; Laid in: small clipping on author reaching his 75th birthday (1928)

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5.
Carfrae, Elizabeth  
Sunlight on the Hills

Publisher: Blue Ribbon Books, 1935, hardcover, (VG+/G+).
A Burt Book, Blue Ribbon Books, New York, 1935, 256 pages, 5.25 in. x 7.5 in., hardcover, orange cloth with black titles, top page edges tinted green, spine ends and top corners very faintly bumped, spine slightly cocked, good+ dust jacket with wear to corners and spine ends, jacket shows minor edge wear as well as slight rubbing to joint of front panel and flap, small abraded area (.5 in.) at top of jacket spine, rear jacket panel and spine very slightly soiled, dust jacket protected in new archival plastic cover, endpapers show slight glue discoloration, otherwise contents clean and tight, book very good+ {Though no longer perfect after all these years, the jacket as a whole shows very well in its new cover and the great period illustration on the front panel is intact and bright.}(VG+/G+) 4553 [Sss1013EC]

Appr.: | AUD 23.20 CAD 22.60 EUR 15.94 GBP 12.74 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 217.39 

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6.
Elbert, Joyce  
Martini on the Other Table, a : (1st Paperback Edition, 1963)

Publisher: Bantam Books; N. Y. : 1963.
Near Fine First Paperback Edition Paperback ISBN: 0219321523 120 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; First novel by the famous author of Crazy Ladies. ; Bantam J2583. ; Author photos on cover by J. Frederic Smith and David Attie. Novel based on author's own life. She writes: 'After my marriage broke up, I went haywire. I discovered that two things were very appealing to men. One was a recently divorced woman and the other was a bitch, and to my surprise I was both'. ; Book shows a touch of wear to crown. Pages a bit yellowed from age, as usual. Otherwise clean and tight, appears unread. ; Bantam J Series; Vol. 2583

Appr.: | AUD 11.60 CAD 11.30 EUR 7.97 GBP 6.37 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 108.70 

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7.
Greig, Maysie  
THE GOLDEN GARDEN
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Publisher: Beagle NY 1972.
1st printing, Apr. 1972. Cover is uncredited. Lean; owner's marks and dealer's stamp on first page and dealer's marks on top edge; creasing. Mass Market Paperback Very Good-

Appr.: | AUD 2.76 CAD 2.69 EUR 1.90 GBP 1.52 JPY 238.00 MXN 29.75 ZAR 25.87 

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8.
Greig, Maysie  
THE DANGEROUS AGE
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Publisher: White Circle / Wm Collins & Co, Toronto 1947.
[1st printing](1947) #321. Cover art is uncredited. Tears at spine ends; creasing; small piece lost at upper rear foredge corner. Mass Market Paperback Good

Appr.: | AUD 4.41 CAD 4.29 EUR 3.03 GBP 2.42 JPY 380.00 MXN 47.50 ZAR 41.30 

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9.
Lee, C. Y. Illustrated by: Illustrated by James Hill  
Lover's Point : (1st Paperback Edition, 1959)

Publisher: Dell Publishing Company; N. Y. : 1959.
Near Fine First Paperback Edition Paperback 256 pages; 16mo (6.5") 17 cm; Purple covers illustrated by James Hill. All edges green. ; Dell D285. Complete and unabridged. Copyright 1958. This is 1st paperback edition, May, 1959. 'From the author of Flower Drum Song. Set in the Oriental community of America's west coast, Lover's Point follows the career of a beautiful Japanese prostitute and the two men who love her'. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. Pages only slightly yellowed from age. Interior clean, binding tight. Appears unread. Quite rare in any condition. ; Dell D Series; Vol. 285

Appr.: | AUD 32.48 CAD 31.64 EUR 22.31 GBP 17.83 JPY 2,800.00 MXN 350.00 ZAR 304.35 

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10.
McCutcheon, George Barr Illustrated by: Illustrated by Harrison Fisher  
Purple Parasol, The, 1e : (1st Edition, 1905)
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Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company; N. Y. : 1905.
Very Good with no dust jacket First Edition Hardcover 108 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Full original dark green cloth decorated in purple, green, and light green; gilt lettering, pale patterned endpapers, 108 pages, b/w floral designs in text throughout, 5 charming full-color illustrations on glossy plates, including frontispiece. ; Illustrated by Harrison Fisher, with decorations by Charles B. Falls. Written by the famous author of Brewster's Millions and several other novels and plays. (Please note: Image shows gilt reflecting several colors but please be assured the gilt is just gilt; the colors are caused by the scanning process) ; Very light exterior wear. Three leaves creased at upper corner. One leaf has small chip to fore-edge not affecting text. The main defect is regarding the front free endpaper, which is missing. Gilt lettering is beautiful, bright and sharp. Binding tight.

Appr.: | AUD 87.01 CAD 84.75 EUR 59.76 GBP 47.77 JPY 7,500.00 MXN 937.50 ZAR 815.22 

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11.
Norris, Kathleen  
PASSION FLOWER
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Publisher: Pocket NY 1948.
7th printing; #480. Cover art is uncredited. First two pages partially loose; heavy creasing; minor tears; small loss at upper front foredge corner; tape at spine heel. Mass Market Paperback Fair to Good-

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12.
Norris, Kathleen  
PASSION FLOWER
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Publisher: Pocket NY 1948.
6th printing, May 1948; #480. Cover art is uncredited. Mass Market Paperback Very Good+

Appr.: | AUD 2.20 CAD 2.15 EUR 1.51 GBP 1.21 JPY 190.00 MXN 23.75 ZAR 20.65 

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13.
Parturier, Francois  
Five Day Lover, the : (1st Paperback Edition, 1962)

Publisher: Berkley Medallion Books; N. Y. : 1962.
Very Good+ First Paperback Edition Paperback 127 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Pink and orange photo cover. All edges red ; Berkley Medallion Y625. Translated by Lowell Bair. Based on French film L'amant de Cinq Jours starring Jean Seberg. ; Light bump to crown, and rubbing to rear cover. Pages yellowed from age. Otherwise crisp, appears unread. ; Berkley Medallion Paperback Y Series; Vol. 625

Appr.: | AUD 6.96 CAD 6.78 EUR 4.78 GBP 3.82 JPY 600.00 MXN 75.00 ZAR 65.22 

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14.
Post, Mary Brinker  
ANNIE JORDAN
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Publisher: Pocket NY 1950.
1st printing, May/June 1950; #690. Cover Barye Phillips. Half-title page has been removed; covers a tad soiled and tanned. Mass Market Paperback Good to Very Good-

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15.
Powell, Frances  
The House on the Hudson
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Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1905.
G cloth hardback, no DJ. Cover with faded spine, spie edge wear, bumped corners, some scuffs. Front hinge cracked not loose. End papers and pp are lightly tanned, a few in back with small spots at bottom edge. 12mo, 416 pp.

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16.
Robins, Denise  
SHATTER THE SKY
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Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton London 1961.
[1st printing] 1961; #465. Cover is uncredited. Small pull beside original price; letter "B" insode front cover; rear cover creased. Mass Market Paperback Very Good

Appr.: | AUD 3.86 CAD 3.76 EUR 2.65 GBP 2.12 JPY 333.00 MXN 41.63 ZAR 36.20 

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17.
Tessitore, John  
That Touch of Mink : (Paperback Original, 1962)

Publisher: Fawcett Publications/Gold Medal Books; Greenwich, Conn: 1962.
Near Fine Paperback Original Paperback 128 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Based on screenplay by Stanley Shapiro and Nate Monaster, film starred Cary Grant and Doris Day. Cover art by John Allen. 'Is there really such a thing as an elusive single, blonde, beautiful girl when there's a young, handsome, tricky millionaire chasing her? ' ; One very tiny chip to crown. Otherwise crisp and square, appears unread. ; Gold Medal S Series; Vol. 1213

Appr.: | AUD 10.44 CAD 10.17 EUR 7.17 GBP 5.73 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 97.83 

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18.
Van Roven, Astrid  
Awake Monique : Awaken to the Meaning of Love (1st Paperback Edition, 1958)

Publisher: Fawcett Crest Publications; Greenwich, Conn: 1958.
Near Fine First Paperback Edition Paperback 208 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Cover art depicting dimly lit nude woman with buttocks visible seen through window. All edges orange. ; Crest Books S231. 'Startlingly frank yet deeply sensitive is this unusual novel of a young girl's discovery of love, written in honesty and devotion by a woman who wants her daughter to know what few mothers dare to tell'. 'This book begins where most others leave off'. ; Beautiful condition. Pages a bit yellowed. No other defects. Quite scarce in this condition. ; Crest Books S Series; Vol. 231

Appr.: | AUD 10.44 CAD 10.17 EUR 7.17 GBP 5.73 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 97.83 

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19.
Wood, Clement  
STUDIO AFFAIR
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Publisher: Beacon NY 1951.
[1st printing](1951) #BB 189. Cover art is uncredited. Paperback original. Slice out of mid-spine, narrow, but 2.5" long; rubbing; creasing; edgewear. Binding solid, good reader. First Edition Mass Market Paperback Good-

Appr.: | AUD 3.31 CAD 3.22 EUR 2.27 GBP 1.82 JPY 285.00 MXN 35.63 ZAR 30.98 

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20.
Woodford, Jack (Howard Kennedy)  
THE HARD-BOILED VIRGIN (Orig. Lady Killer)
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Publisher: Avon NY 1947.
1st printing, 1947. Revision of "Lady Killer" originally written under Kenndy pseud. Front upper edge and upper foredge corner darkened; dealer's marks and stamp inside cover. Mass Market Paperback Very Good

Appr.: | AUD 4.13 CAD 4.02 EUR 2.84 GBP 2.27 JPY 356.00 MXN 44.50 ZAR 38.70 

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