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The Portrait of a Lady

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Colleen Browning. Fine. Issued Without Dust Jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches tall x 2 inches thick, xi, 516pp. Burgundy full leather bound with ornate gilt decoration to covers, four raised bands to spine, all page edges are gilt, satin page marker sewn in, moire endpapers. A fine copy-clean, bright and unmarked. Previous owner's small embossed blind stamp, Dr. Walter Franklin on lower portion of title page.

$65.00

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The Evolution of Worlds used book

The Evolution of Worlds

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$225.00

Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Macmillan Co., New York
Date published: 1909

Description: Very Good. Issued Without a Dust Jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. 1909. xiii, 262pp. plus 2pp. adverts about Lowell's other work in rear. 12 black & white plates including frontispiece. Profusely illustrated throughout text with photographs, diagrams and drawings. Original publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Octavo. First edition. Tiny bit of wear to the cloth on the head and foot of the spine; overall a handsome copy. Read More

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Book: Very Good

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The Season of Comfort used book

The Season of Comfort

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$135.00

Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Dutton & Co., New York
Date published: 1949

Description: Very Good in Very Good jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. Author's 4th book. Bound in black cloth, with bright gilt lettering and rules to the spine, and the publisher's device blind-stamped on the front board. Top of text block stained pink. Dust jacket has a 1/8" chip to the crown of spine and very minor chipping to the foot Sun fading to the red ink on the back strip of the dust jacket. Not price clipped. A very near fine copy in a black dust wrapper that retains the publisher's price of $3 ... Read More

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Book: Very Good

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The Works of Rabelais Faithfully Translated From the French, With Variorum Notes, and Numerous Illustrations By Gustave Dore used book

The Works of Rabelais Faithfully Translated From the French, With Variorum Notes, and Numerous Illustrations By Gustave Dore

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$350.00

Edition: 1st U.K
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Chatto and Windus, London
Date published: 1884

Description: Gustav Dore. Very Good. Issued Without a Dust Jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. Francois Rabelais. The Works of Rabelais. Faithfully Translated From the French, with Variorum Notes, and Numerous Illustrations by Gustave Dore. London: Chatto and Windus, [n.d. ] (1874). First Edition Thus. 640 pp. Thick 12mo (7 1/4" x 5"). Bookplate of Lewis Hill Weed[ Lewis H. Weed was born in Cleveland, Ohio. He received his B.A. in 1908 and his M.A. in 1909, both from Yale University, and his M.D. in 1912 ... Read More

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Book: Very Good

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Evangeline used book

Evangeline

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$15.00

Edition: First Thus
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell, New York
Date published: 1893

Description: Good. Issued Without a Dust Jacket. Book Beautiful gilt flower and vine design on tan boards, with imprinted gilt design and lettering on spine. 181 pp., with notes. Very slight spine tilt. Darkening to backstrip; bit of wear to the corners. Read More

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Book: Good

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The Miser's Daughter: a Tale With a Portrait of the Author used book

The Miser's Daughter: a Tale With a Portrait of the Author

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$75.00

Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Chapman & Hall, London
Date published: 1850

Description: Very Good. Issued Without a Dust Jacket. Book Volume 4, 9th thousand. Edition of 1850. The Miser's Daughter complete in one volume. Bound in white velum with 5 raised bands. Very good condition. Small amount of foxing to the frontispiece. Bit of bumping to the corners. Read More

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Book: Very Good

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The Old Curiosity Shop used book

The Old Curiosity Shop

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$75.00

Edition: First Thus
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Chapman & Hall, London
Date published: 1850

Description: Very Good. Issued Without a Dust Jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. Unusual edition dated 1850. I could not find another anywhere. Previous owner's signature on front free end paper. The first edition of The Old Curiosity Shop was published by Chapman and Hall in 1841. Read More

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Book: Very Good

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Junius: Including Letters By the Same Writer, Under Other Signatures used book

Junius: Including Letters By the Same Writer, Under Other Signatures

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$60.00

Edition: 5th or later Edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: George Routledge, London/New York
Date published: 1878

Description: Very Good. Issued Without a Dust Jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. Quarter red leather binding with 5 raised bands and gilt decoration to the back strip. Small damp stain to foredege of front free end paper. Text is clean, tight and complete. Includes his confidential correspondence with Mr Wilkes, and his private letters addressed to Mr H.S. Woodfall. With a preliminary essay, notes and folding fac-similes. Of a Whiggish political bent, the Junius' letters attacked many of George III's reign ... Read More

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Book: Very Good

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The Five People You Meet in Heaven used book

The Five People You Meet in Heaven

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$50.00

Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Hyperion Books, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Date published: 2003
ISBN-13: 9780786868711
ISBN: 0786868716

Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Book. 12mo-over 6¾-7¾" tall. Unread copy in pristine condition signed by the author. Also includes a book mark advertising the publication of the book on September 23rd, 2003. Eddie, a war veteran and head maintenance person at Ruby Point Amusement Park, is an old man who has lived, in his mind, an uninspired life. On his 83rd birthday, a tragic accident kills him as he tries to save a little girl from a falling cart. When he awakes in the afterlife he learns that heaven is ... Read More

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Book: Fine/Like New

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Flute of the Gods used book

Flute of the Gods

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$300.00

Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Frederick Stokes and Company, New York
Date published: 1909

Description: Edward S. Curtis. Near Fine. Issued Without a Dust Jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. vii, [7], 338 pp. Frontispiece (with tissue guard), 23 additional leaves of plates in text. Glossary. Decorated endpapers. Novel concerning the Native Americans of the Southwest and their initial encounters with Spanish explorers and missionaries. An undistinguished literary effort, considerably enlivened by the inclusion of 24 duotone plates from photographs taken especially for this work by Edward Sheriff ... Read More

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Book: Very Good

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