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THE HERITAGE OF SYMBOLISM

By: Bowra, C. M.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1943

Order Number: 3833

ISBN: 0333082400

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


Boards, DJ and included letter all with some dampstaining. Endpapers a bit browned. DJ a bit frayed and with spine darkened. Former owner's notes on front endpaper ; Includes handwritten contemporary letter on the stationery of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, New York. SIGNED by W. S. Maugham ; 8vo; 232 pages View more info

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WATERMUSIC

By: Boyle, T. Coraghessan

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3836

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo; 437 pages View more info

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KINFOLK

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, John Day Company: 1949

Order Number: 7241

Condition: Very Good+


Front hinge weak; 8vo; 406 pages View more info

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THE PILGRIM'S PROGRESS

By: Bunyan, John

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Co.: 1898

Order Number: 14306

Condition: Very Good


Binding loose. Boards sunned & faded with dampstaining, not affecting text. Slight foxing to endpapers ; The classic allegory of the journey through life; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 184 pages View more info

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PILGRIM'S PROGRESS

By: Bunyan, John

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Joseph Marot: 1827

Order Number: 14278

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremities. Typical wear for the age. Previous owner's inscriptions to front pastedown; The classic allegory of the journey through life, in two parts ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 347 pages View more info

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ON TASTE [ETC.]

By: Burke, Edmund

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Danbury, Grolier Enterprises Corp.: 1980

Order Number: 6549

Condition: Very Good+


Slight damage to upper part of spine covering; The musings of the one and only Edmund Burke. Includes also On the Sublime and Beautiful, Reflections on the French Revolution, and A Letter to a Noble Lord ; The Harvard Classics; 8vo; 421 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

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

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A MORAL OBLIGATION

By: Canaway, W. H.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7249

ISBN: 0090977904

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


INSCRIBED by the author to Gordon Parks on title page with ballpoint pen; 8vo; 192 pages View more info

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SEASONED TIMBER

By: Canfield, Dorothy

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1939

Order Number: 7250

Condition: Very Good+


Endpapers a bit browned ; Including an incredibly beautiful color frontispiece ; 8vo; 485 pages View more info

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OTHER VOICES, OTHER ROOMS

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $462.49

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10217

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with very small chips to spine ends ; A very handsome copy of the author's first book - published when Truman was 23 years old; 8vo; 231 pages View more info

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IN COLD BLOOD

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $228.75

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14793

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; The classic 'nonfiction novel' about a multiple murder and its aftermath ; 8vo; 343 pages View more info

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A TREE OF NIGHT AND OTHER STORIES

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14140

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ spine faded, with wear & chipping. Previous owner's info to front pastedown. Slight foxing to front endpaper ; Stated first printing. author's second book; 8vo; 209 pages View more info

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LAURA

By: Caspary, Vera

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Garden City, Sun Dial Press: 1944

Order Number: 17744

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Light chipping DJ and one small hole to front of DJ. Pages browned. Former owner's notes on front free endpaper; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 237 pages View more info

A SUMMARY OF THE WORKS OF RUDYARD KIPLING Including Items Ascribed to Him

By: Chandler, Lloyd H.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, The Grolier Club: 1930

Order Number: 6520

Condition: Very Good+


Slipcase shows some wear. Some pages uncut; An index to the writings of Kipling, with keywords, characters, titles, first lines, etc. Limited edition of 325 copies, of which this is # 47 ; 8vo; 465 pages View more info

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THE CARTHAGINIAN ROSE

By: Chase, Ilka

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10255

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with light soiling and several small closed tears; SIGNED by the author on front free endpaper; 8vo; 429 pages View more info

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THE WAPSHOT SCANDAL

By: Cheever, John

Price: $48.94

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16154

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Wear & chipping to price clipped DJ. DJ spine shows small scraped areas with staining to front; The second book in the saga of the Wapshot family in all their glorious human frailty; 8vo; 309 pages View more info

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AUCASSIN AND NICOLETE

By: Child, Harold

Price: $225.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7085

Condition: Very Good+


White boards a bit darkened and with minimal rubbing to extremities. Endpapers browned. Former owner's name on front free endpapers. ; Scarce. Illustrations by A. Anderson - tissue guarded color paintings with nice decorative gilt border. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 132 pages View more info

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PILLARS OF DESTINY

By: Chopourian, Theodore

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, Compton Press: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7263

Condition: Very Good


Back hinge cracked; INSCRIBED by the author on front free endpaper, dated 1938. Tipped in address of the publisher as issued. ; 8vo; 336 pages View more info

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THE FLY

By: Chopping, Richard

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7264

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


White DJ a bit yellowed and with very light fraying along edges ; 8vo; 291 pages View more info

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A MODERN CHRONICLE

By: Churchill, Winston

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17916

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light rubbing to extremities ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 524 pages View more info

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MERRY MEN

By: Chute, Carolyn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & Company: 1994

Order Number: 18292

ISBN: 0151592705

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Very light dampstaining to front free endpaper and top edge; INSCRIBED by the author across whole title page; 8vo; 695 pages View more info

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THE MILL ON MAD RIVER

By: Clark, Howard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Company: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7269

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with small chips to top spine and with some rubbing to DJ extremities. Bookplate; SIGNED by the author on front free endpaper; 8vo; 278 pages View more info

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THE TRACK OF THE CAT

By: Clark, Walter Van Tilburg

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7270

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


DJ top spine missing and with small holes and rubbing. Boards faded. Wear to extremities. Previous owner's name inkstamped to front free endpaper ; 8vo; 404 pages View more info

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WIND OF DESTINY

By: Coleman, Sara Lindsay

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday Page & Company: 1916

Order Number: 11089

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremities. Binding & front board coming loose from one another past endpaper; Limited to one hundred twenty five copies of which this is number forty six. A collection of letters written by Sydney Porter (aka O. Henry) to the author when the latter was young; 8vo; 111 pages View more info

CLAUDINE AT SCHOOL

By: Collette and Willy

Price: $174.81

Publisher: New York, Albert & Charles Boni: 1930

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 8888

Condition: Very Good


Spine sunned & cocked. Wear to extremities. Front hinge started. Binding not tight. Previous owner's name inked in front free endpaper ; Novel about a French schoolgirl; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 297 pages View more info

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MY LOSING SEASON

By: Conroy, Pat

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16927

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


SIGNED by the author on title page; 8vo; 402 pages View more info

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THE PILOT

By: Cooper, James Fenimore

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1968

Order Number: 16114

Condition: Very Good+


Spine slightly darkened. Bookplate to front pastedown ; Orginally published January 1824. Slipcased with Heritage Press newsletter for this edition laid in ; Woodcuts; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 357 pages View more info

WYANDOTTE

By: Cooper, James Fenimore

Price: $30.96

Publisher: New York, W. A. Townsend and Company: 1859

Order Number: 11391

Condition: Very Good+


Wear to extremities; Part of a multi-volume set of Cooper's works ; Cooper's Novels; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 523,464 pages View more info

LIONEL LINCOLN

By: Cooper, James Fenimore

Price: $30.96

Publisher: New York, James G. Gregory: 1863

Order Number: 11392

Condition: Very Good+


Wear to extremities; part of a multi-volume set of Cooper's works; Cooper's Novels; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 464 pages View more info