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cover of Sons and Lovers.

Sons and Lovers.

by Lawrence, D. H.

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Published
1975
Condition
Near fine in a near fine slipcase.
Edition
Limited edition, #351 of 2000 copies.
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$55.00

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Avon, Ct..: The Limited Editions Club., 1975. Limited edition, #351 of 2000 copies.. Beige cloth, paper spine label, in a slipcase with a matching paper label.. Near fine in a near fine slipcase. . 27x18 cm.. Illustrated by Sheila Robinson.. Signed by the artist on the colophon. Heavy book, may require extra shipping. weight: 3.7 lb. 12… Read more
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cover of The Dram-Shop [L'assommoir].

The Dram-Shop [L'assommoir].

by Zola, Emile.

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Published
1915
Condition
Good, foredge of front cover worn, ink name to ffep,
Edition
First American edition.
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$45.00

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New York.: The Marion Company., 1915. First American edition. . Blue cloth, gilt spine title.. Good, foredge of front cover worn, ink name to ffep, . 19x12.5 cm.. Uncommon first American edition of this famous novel of alcoholism and poverty in Paris. weight: 1.0 lb.
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cover of The Line of Least Resistance.

The Line of Least Resistance.

by Rhodes, Eugene Manlove. W. H. Hutchinson.

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Published
1958
Condition
Very good with light shelfwear.
Edition
Limited editon, #53 of 500 copies.
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$45.00

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Chico, Ca.: Hurst and Yount., 1958. Limited editon, #53 of 500 copies.. Brown printed wraps with illustration of cowboy on the cover. . Very good with light shelfwear.. 24x15.7 cm.. Drawings by James Bodrero. . Signed by Hutchinson on the copyright page. First separate edition, originally serialized in The Saturday Evening Post, 1910. weight: 0.4 lb. Edited and… Read more
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cover of The Pilgrim: a Magazine of Progress, Volume VI, No. 1, July 1902.

The Pilgrim: a Magazine of Progress, Volume VI, No. 1, July 1902.

by Abbot, Willis J., editor.

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Published
1902
Condition
Good, covers lightly soiled, edges lightly worn.
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$22.50

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Battle Creek. : Pilgrim Publishing. , 1902. Pictorial wraps. . Good, covers lightly soiled, edges lightly worn. . 38x29 cm. . Includes the first installment of “The Guest of Honor” by Frank Norris. weight: 0.6 lb. Numerous illustrations.
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cover of War Music: An Account of Books 1-4 and 16-19 of Homer's Illiad.

War Music: An Account of Books 1-4 and 16-19 of Homer's Illiad.

by Logue, Christopher.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine in a fine slipcase.
Edition
Limited edition, 300 copies, this copy unnumbered.
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$500.00

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Nevada City.: Harold Berliner., 1999. Limited edition, 300 copies, this copy unnumbered. . Purple cloth, silver spine title, in a matching slipcase. . Fine in a fine slipcase. . 31x22 cm. . Heavy book, may require extra shipping. weight: 3.5 lb.
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cover of The Posthumous Papers of The Pickwick Club.

The Posthumous Papers of The Pickwick Club.

by Dicken, Charles.

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Published
Circa 1910
Condition
Very good.
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$65.00

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London.: Hodder and Stoughton., Circa 1910. Red cloth, gilt titles, gilt ruled border, gilt silhouette cameo on cover, pictorial endpapers.. Very good. . 4to., 28x22 cm. . Illustrated by Frank Reynolds. . Heavy book, will require extra shipping. weight: 4.0 lb. 26 tipped-in color illustrations.
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cover of Christmas stories: embracing A Christmas carol, The chimes, The cricket on the hearth, The battle of life and The haunted man. [Bound with]  Pictures from Italy.

Christmas stories: embracing A Christmas carol, The chimes, The cricket on the hearth, The battle of life and The haunted man. [Bound with] Pictures from Italy.

by Dickens, Charles. (Boz).

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Published
1852
Condition
Good, cover extremities worn, moderate foxing, ink name to title page, pencil name to pastedown.
Edition
Early American edition following the 1851 Blanchard and Lea edit
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$450.00

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Philadelphia. : Getz, Buck & Co. , 1852. Early American edition following the 1851 Blanchard and Lea edition. . Publisher’s blindstamped brown cloth, gilt spine title, gilt Scrooge illustration on cover. . Good, cover extremities worn, moderate foxing, ink name to title page, pencil name to pastedown. . 24x15 cm. . Scarce. Separate title page for each… Read more
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cover of Terentius : in quem triplex edita est P. Antesignani Rapistagensis commentatio. Primum exemplar commentariolum est ex omni interpretation[um] genere: in quo affixi sunt ad singula vocabula hyperdisyllaba accentus, appositae que ad singulo versus dimensiones, & multiplicia, copiosáque ad omnes Comoedias singulásque scenas argumenta, variae insuper annotationes, & exactae castigationes. Secundum exemplar praeter singula contenta in primo, omnium ferè, quotquot sunt qui in Terentium aliquid ediderunt, commentarios, expositiones, annotationesque complectitur. Tertium exemplar ex omnium interpretum commentariis compe[n]diosam expositionem, omnéque primi exemplaris argume[n]tum, Gallicam praeterea translationem ad verbum in tres priores Comoedias (in quo vno Galliae pueris praecipuè inseruitum est:) tum etiam huius authoris peculiares annotationes, plenioresque interpretationes continet. Horum omnium ratio in præfatione reddita est.

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Lugdini.: Mathium Bonhomme, 1560. full brown leather, raised bands, gilt spine spine decorations, rebacked in the 19th century over the old boards. blindstamped cameo on both covers. . Very good, covers lightly worn, remains of an old bookplate to pastedown, minor mostly marginal worming to a few pages. . . 8vo., 18x12 cm. . From the Hurts Hall… Read more
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cover of The Steam House. (Part II.) Tigers and Traitors.

The Steam House. (Part II.) Tigers and Traitors.

by Verne, Jules.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1918
Condition
Good, ex-library with light markings, covers soiled and moderately worn, some soiling to pages, one plate and one page of text r
Edition
First American edition.
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$225.00

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New York.: Charles Scribner’s Sons., 1918. First American edition.. Publisher’s gilt and black decorated brown cloth. . Good, ex-library with light markings, covers soiled and moderately worn, some soiling to pages, one plate and one page of text repaired with archival tape, rear inner hinge repaired. . 8vo., 19x14 cm.. Scarce. A good ex-library copy with all illustrations… Read more
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cover of Les fables de Phédre, en vers françois : Phaedri Aug. Liberti fabulae libri V.

Les fables de Phédre, en vers françois : Phaedri Aug. Liberti fabulae libri V.

by Phaedrus.

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Published
1792
Condition
Good plus, covers soiled, lower corner bumped.
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$32.50

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Berne. : B.L. Wathard. , 1792. Original plain gray wraps, paper spine label with handwritten title. . Good plus, covers soiled, lower corner bumped. . 8vo., 16.5x10.5 cm. . French text. weight: 0.5 lb. Engraved frontis and four engraved headpieces by Dunker.
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cover of Roberte the Deuyll : a metrical romance : from an ancient illuminated manuscript.

Roberte the Deuyll : a metrical romance : from an ancient illuminated manuscript.

by Herbert, Isaac.

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Published
1798
Condition
Very good, moderate foxing.
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$150.00

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London.: I Herbert., 1798. Contemporary half brown leather over marbled boards. gilt spine title. . Very good, moderate foxing. . 4to., 18.2x12.2 cm.. weight: 0.4 lb. 14 full-page plates.
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cover of Jonathan Livingston Seagull.

Jonathan Livingston Seagull.

by Bach, Richard.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1970
Condition
Near fine, ink name to ffep, in a very good dust jacket with slight edgewear and minor chipping to the spine head.
Edition
1st Edition, first printing.
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$425.00

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New York.: Macmillan., 1970. 1st Edition, first printing.. Blue cloth, white spine title, blindstamped seagull device on covers. . Near fine, ink name to ffep, in a very good dust jacket with slight edgewear and minor chipping to the spine head.. 22x16.7 cm.. $4.95 price on dust jacket flap. weight: 0.8 lb. Illustrated with photos.
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cover of The invasion.

The invasion.

by Griffin, Gerald.

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Published
No date but circa 1870
Condition
Near fine, pages moderately toned.
Edition
Reprint.
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$45.00

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Dublin.: James Duffy., No date but circa 1870. Reprint.. Red cloth, elaborate gilt and black floral decorations, all edges gilt... Near fine, pages moderately toned.. 12mo., 17x11 cm.. An historical novel in a nice deco binding. weight: 0.7 lb. Illustrated frontis and title page.
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cover of Las Minas del Rey Salomón.

Las Minas del Rey Salomón.

by Haggard, H. Rider.

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Published
1901
Condition
Very good, light wear to covers.
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$75.00

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Nueva York. : D. Appleton Compania., 1901. Quarter brown leather over black stippled boards, gilt spine title.. Very good, light wear to covers. . 17.5x12 cm.. Spanish text. Rare New York edition of this classic novel in Spanish translation. weight: 0.9 lb. Translated by Carlos O’Neill. 
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cover of Elmer Gantry.

Elmer Gantry.

by Lewis, Sinclair.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1929
Condition
Near fine in a good dust jacket with some edgewear, short tears, and chipping to spine head.
Edition
16th printing.
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$45.00

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New York.: Grosset and Dunlap., 1929. 16th printing.. Black cloth, black titles on yellow backgrounds, top edge stained yellow.. Near fine in a good dust jacket with some edgewear, short tears, and chipping to spine head.. 20x14 cm.. A nice copy of this early reprint in the illustrated dust jacket. A higher quality binding than is typical for… Read more
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cover of Our Mutual Friend.

Our Mutual Friend.

by Dickens, Charles.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1865
Condition
Good plus, moderate wear to covers, piece missing at spine head, faint old ink name dated 1865 to second endpaper, pages toned,
Edition
Second American edition.
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$65.00

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New York.: Harper and Brothers., 1865. Second American edition. . Publishers brown cloth.. Good plus, moderate wear to covers, piece missing at spine head, faint old ink name dated 1865 to second endpaper, pages toned, contents otherwise very good. . 8vo., 24x15 cm.. Text in double columns. weight: 1.4 lb. Portrait frontis, illustrated title page, scattered illustrations… Read more
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cover of Uncle Tom’s Cabin. (2 volumes).

Uncle Tom’s Cabin. (2 volumes).

by Stowe, Harriet Beecher.

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Published
1852
Condition
Good plus, uneven signatures in binding, scattered foxing.
Edition
First edition, 10th thousand.
Item Price
$600.00

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Boston. : John P. Jewett & co. , 1852. First edition, 10th thousand. . Publisher’s blindstamped cloth boards, rebacked with original spines laid on, new endpapers. . Good plus, uneven signatures in binding, scattered foxing. . 19.8x13.5 cm. . A good complete copy, expertly repaired. weight: 2.3 lb. 6 full-page engraved plates.
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cover of Sons and Lovers.

Sons and Lovers.

by Lawrence, D.H.

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine, no dust jacket as issued.
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$45.00

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Norwalk.: Easton Press. , 1988. Full dark red leather, raised bands, gilt decorations, all edges gilt, silk endpapers, ribbon marker. . Fine, no dust jacket as issued. . 245x16 cm. . weight: 2.2 lb. Illustrated by Richard Miller.
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cover of The Eclogues The Georgics.

The Eclogues The Georgics.

by Virgil.

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Published
1981
Condition
Fine, no dust jacket as issued.
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$37.50

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Franklin Center, Pa. : Franklin Library. , 1981. Full red leather, raised bands, gilt decorations, all edges gilt, silk end papers, ribbon marker. . Fine, no dust jacket as issued.. 22x15 cm. . weight: 1.4 lb.
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cover of She Stoops to Conquer.

She Stoops to Conquer.

by Goldsmith, Oliver.

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Published
No date
Condition
A fine copy as new in the original shrink wrap.
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$27.50

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Norwalk.: Easton Press., No date. Full blue leather, raised bands, gilt decorations, all edges gilt, silk endpapers, ribbon marker. . A fine copy as new in the original shrink wrap. . 28x20 cm. . weight: 2.0 lb.
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