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EREWHON OR OVER THE RANGE

By: Anonymous [Butler, Samuel]

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, Trübner & Co.: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17901

Condition: Very Good


Hinges weakening. Boards with light rubbing to extremities. ; Brown boards with black lettering and black design (a bit faded). A brilliant example of 19th century utopian novels ; 8vo; 246 pages View more info

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ALPS AND SANCTUARIES Of Piedmont and the Canton Ticino (Op. 6.)

By: Butler, Samuel

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1890

Order Number: 17907

Condition: Very Good+


1" upper spine a bit faded. Former owner's name on front free endpaper; An unusually handsome copy with tight binding. Numerous b&w Illustrations. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 335 pages View more info

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EREWHON REVISITED Twenty Years Later

By: Butler, Samuel

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, Grant Richards: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17912

Condition: Very Good+


Dark red boards with gilt lettering and spine lettering. Both by the Original Discoverer of the Country and by his Son. First Edition of Butler's "sequel" to Erewhon, in which Higgs returns to the unknown land to find that in his absence he has become the center of a religious cult. This satire was Butler's last book published in his lifetime; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 338 pages View more info

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THE WAY OF ALL FLESH

By: Butler, Samuel

Price: $30.96

Publisher: New York, Literary Guild: 1944

Edition: Book Club Edition

Order Number: 12388

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Wear & chipping to DJ. Bookplate to front pastedown; Originally written between 1872 and 1884, but published posthumously about 1904 ; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 429 pages View more info

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THE WAY OF ALL FLESH

By: Butler, Samuel

Price: $750.00

Publisher: London, Grant Richards: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17913

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Light crease to spine. Hinges started. Former owner's name on front endpaper; Originally written between 1872 and 1884, but published posthumously. Dark red boards with gilt lettering and gilt spine lettering. In custom slipcase; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 424, 12 pages View more info

THE AUTHORESS OF THE ODYSSEY

By: Butler, Samuel

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1925

Order Number: 16281

Condition: Very Good


Some pages uncut. Frontispiece tissue protector detached but present; Shrewsbury edition of the Works of Samuel Butler. In twenty volumes of which this is #12. Limited to seven hundred and fifty sets, numbers 1-375 for the UK and 376-750 for the US, of which this is number 377. Author Butler theorizes that the Odyssey was not written by the author of the Iliad, but by a young unmarried woman ; Works of Samuel Butler; Vol. 12; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 293 pages View more info