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Image for Little Women; or, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy; Parts 1 and 2

Little Women; or, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy; Parts 1 and 2

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1899

Edition: later printing

Seller ID: 30792


Very Good; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; Includes BONUS BOOK; see below. 1899 printing (originally published in 1868). 532 pages, bound in brown cloth; black & gold stamped lettering & decoration; 4 illustrated plates, inc. frontis. Lovely copy with bright clean cover, solid binding; shallow splits in cloth at head of spine. Interior very bright, clean, free of names of markings. BONUS BOOK: Alcott's JACK AND JILL, 1889 printing, Roberts Brothers. I... View more info

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Jack and Jill (Orchard House Edition)

By: Alcott, Louisa M.; Stevens, Beatrice (illustrator)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Little, Brown & Company: 1928

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30871


Near Fine with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 334 pp bound in blue silk moire. 3 color plates, including frontis. Near Fine book; bright, clean, square, tight. Gilt lettering bright and intact. Previous owner's bookplate loosely affixed to blank flypage. Faint foxing on fore-edge of text block. Pages bright, crisp, clean. Jacket absent. View more info

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The Little Minister (in 2 Volumes)

By: Barrie, J. M.; G. W. H. Ritchie (etchings)

Price: $34.20

Publisher: Lovell, Coryell & Company: 1892

Seller ID: 30108


Very Good; Hardcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Probable First illustrated edition. Published by Lovell, Coryell & Company in 1892, no additional printings indicated. In two volumes, bound in dark red cloth; gilt and lavender stamping.; top edge gilt. Frontis portrait, 10 etchings by Ritchie. Cloth cover clean, bright, lightly rubbed; gilt design a bit tarnished. Firm binding. Endpapers and preliminary pages moderately foxed. Three of the etchings show light foxing in... View more info

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Yankee Woman [Armed Services Edition]

By: Baume, Eric

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Editions for the Armed Services: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 26181


Good; Softcover; Oblong 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Published with permission from Dodd, Mead, & Co. 352 pages, wraps with Armed Services Edition printed on front. Cover well worn on edges; chipped at spine ends; creased at corners. Pages moderately age-toned (browned), though clean and unmarked. View more info

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Death in the Wasteland

By: BELLAIRS, George

Price: $22.50

Publisher: The Thriller Book Club: 1963

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 30456


Very Good in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; Clean cover, solid binding. Faded and moderately worn at spine ends. Page clean, unmarked. In jacket with chipping, creasing & shallow tears along edge. Protected in new clear sleeve. View more info

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The Shrouded Woman

By: Bombal, Maria-Luisa

Price: $76.50

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Company: 1948

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 30868


Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; First edition signfied by "fs" symbol on copyright page, 1948 date title page & copyright page. Bound in blue cloth. Understated, but imaginative jacket art by Philip Grushkin. Tightly bound. Hint of wear to corner tips; cloth a bit rough along edges of spine. Rear endpaper darkened. Jacket tanned on spine, edges; one tiny tear. View more info

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Against Heavy Odds; A Tale of Norse Heroism

By: Boyesen, Hjalmar Hjorth

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27554


Good+; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 177 pages, bound in red cloth with black stamped design; gilt titling; dark green endpapers. Frontispiece, plus seven black & white plates. Gilt bright and intact; some soiling on edges and back of cover. Spine darkened. Front hinge tender. Moderate wear & shallow fraying at spine ends, corner tips. BAL 1273, only 2300 copies printed in first edition. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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The Sick Fox

By: Brodeur, Paul

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Little, Brown & Company: 1963

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 27154


Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 305 pages, bound in black paper-covered boards. Jacket design by Price/Howard. Fine book in Near Fine jacket ( spot or two of light soil; yellowing on folds; tiny tear at fold. Original price of $4.75 printed on flap with another price written in ink. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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Scribner's Magazine: Volumes 1 & 2, January-June 1887 and July-December 1887.

By: Burlingame, Edward (editor)

Price: $74.70

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1887

Seller ID: 29249


Very Good+; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; First 12 issues of Scribner's Magazine, bound in 2 volumes. 768 pages. Bound in brown cloth with gilt lettering & design; bevelled edges. Lovely, bright decorative covers. Very clean, tight with only a hint of edge wear. Pages clean, bright and unmarked. Endpapers show minor foxing, some rippling. Contents include entries by Bret Harte, Henry M. Field, Sarah Orne Jewett, Rebecca Harding Davis, Joel Chandler Harri... View more info

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The Scapegoat; A Romance and a Parable

By: Caine, Hall

Price: $27.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30649


Very Good+; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 353 pp. bound in red cloth; gilt lettering and Celtic cross stamped on spine. Frontis photo of author's home. Clean, tight book. Spine a bit faded Remarkably bright clean pages. No names or markings. View more info

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As the Earth Turns [Armed Services Edition G-200]

By: Carroll, Gladys Hasty

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Editions for the Armed Services Inc: 1944

Seller ID: 29568


Good+; Softcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 287 pp. Moderately edge worn cover with light soil. Binding solid. Pages tanned. View more info

Image for ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND  and THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS [Two Volume Set in Slipcase] With the Tenniel Illustrations, Colored by Fritz Kredel

ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND and THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS [Two Volume Set in Slipcase] With the Tenniel Illustrations, Colored by Fritz Kredel

By: Carroll, Lewis. Illust. by Tenniel, Colored by Fritz Kredel

Price: $34.20

Publisher: Random House: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30099


Near Fine; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Centennial edition, 1965. Two Volumes, one with light blue cloth spine, the other with red cloth. Paper-covered boards. In slipcase with illustrated panel. Both books crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. Spine sunned/faded on Through the Looking Glass. Slipcase in Near Fine condition, light tanning on edges. View more info

Image for Harrison Keith's Triumph, or, On a Dark Trail. (New Magnet Library No. 493)

Harrison Keith's Triumph, or, On a Dark Trail. (New Magnet Library No. 493)

By: Carter, Nicholas

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Street & Smith: 1907

Seller ID: 27691


Good; Softcover; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Mass Market PB; 300 pages, mass market paperback. 15 cents cover price. Full listing of New Magnet Library publications at front of book. Probable first printing since list is to #483. Binding solid, though spine is creased and appears to have been reinforced with glue; hence cover is slightly off kilter. Front cover intact though bottom edge is creased and frayed. Long diagonal crease across corner. Back cover has an "M... View more info

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El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quijote de La Mancha. 4 tomos en 2 volúmenes [leatherbound]

By: Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Colección Universal: 1920

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30994


Very Good; Hardcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Madrid; Spanish Edition. To volumes, bound in speckled calf, banded spines, leather title labels; gilt lettering, decorative endpapers. Four parts, 362, 382, 405, 395 pp respectively; some advertising pages present. Moderate rubbing to ends of spine, edges, corner tips. Firm binding, sound hinges. Pages clean, lightly age-toned, intact. Pencil markings and pencil marginalia on some pages; previous owner's name in ink on ... View more info

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Viceroy of Ouidah (Signed First Edition)

By: Chatwin, Bruce

Price: $160.20

Publisher: Summit Books: 1980

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24816


Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; SIGNED by Chatwin on the half-title page. 155 pages, tan quarter cloth, green paper-covered boards; maps on endpapers. Firmly bound, one corner tip bumped. Green paper on cover sunned/faded to brown on 2" near top & bottom edges. Light foxing on top edge. VERY GOOD in a Near Fine jacket (trace of rubbing top edge) Original price $11.95 intact on jacket flap. Packaged with care and ship... View more info