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Sweet William

By: Bainbridge, Beryl

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Braziller: 1975

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 8335

Condition: NF/NF


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A Short History of English Literature

By: Baines, C E

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Longmans Green: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16029

Condition: VG


Bound in red cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Brief survey from Norman times to Victorian. Light wear. View more info

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The Kirriemuir Edition of the Works of J M Barrie - Ten Volumes

By: BARRIE, J M

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1913

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 31346

Condition: Near Fine


The preferred edition limited to 1000 sets of which this is #378 and signed by the publishers on the limitarion page of Auld Light Idylls. Bound in quarter blue coloth, grey boards with gilt titles on front board and spine a Kirriemuir medallion in gilt on the rear boards. Slipcases are present for eight of the ten volumes, each holding two volumes and lacking the one for Peter and Wendy and The Little White Bird. Slipcased volumes include Auld Light Idylls, Better Dead... View more info

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Berezhkov : The Story of an Inventor

By: BEK, Alexander

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Moscow, Foreign Languages Publishing House: nd

Seller ID: 24823

Condition: VG/VG


Very attractively designed binding designed by D Bisti. Translated by B Isaacs. The Library of Soviet Litertature. Very light wear to book, jacket a little edgeworn and mildly soiled. View more info

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Robert Browning

By: CHESTERTON, G K

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23967

Condition: VG


The English Men of Letters Series. Early work by Chesteron. Spine darkened, some mottling to the boards, gilt darkened on top edge. View more info

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A Noble Life

By: Craik, Mrs

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Tauchnitz: 1866

Edition: Copyright Edition

Seller ID: 30341

Condition: VG


Title page states by the author of John Halifax, Gentleman. Bound in quarter green morocco, green marbled boards. Edgewear, otherwise a lightly worn and solid copy. Postage will be reduced for overseas orders. View more info

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Doestick's Letters

By: Doesticks, Q K Philander (Thomson, Mortimer)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, T B Peterson & Brothers: 1855

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12450

Condition: VG


Satirical letters. Bound in green imitation blindstamped morocco with gilt lettering and decorations on spine. Illustrated with woodcuts. Somewhat edgeworn. An attractiv solid copy of a scarce work. Not in LOC. View more info

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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith in Four Volumes

By: Goldmsith, Oliver (ed Peter Cunningham)

Price: $220.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1854

Seller ID: 15951

Condition: VG


Portrait frontis in Volume 1 and engraved title pages in all four volumes. Bound in blue calf with gilt ruling on covers, raised bands on spine with morocco spine labels and elaborately decorated compartments. Marbled endpaper and edges. Heraldic bookplate of Edward Wood affixed to front pastedowns. Front board of Volume 2 and rear board of Volume 3 very nicely replaced by Meadland Bindery of Brentwood Bay, British Columbia in matching blue calf with gilt ruling. Vary... View more info

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The Poems and Plays of Oliver Goldsmith

By: GOLDSMITH,OLIVER

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Warne: nd

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 8073

Condition: VG


Bound in full padded red leather with gilt lettering. AEG. Missing FEP and spine sunned. View more info

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The Malahat Review (No. Thirty-Five) An International Quarterly Of Life And Letters: A Gathering In Celebration of The Eightieth Birthday of Robert Graves

By: Graves, Robert, Skelton, Robin and William David Thomas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, University of Victoria: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: 1

Seller ID: 26290

Condition: VG in Wraps


Includes a signed, numbered print of a portrati of Robert Graves by William Fetherston. Very light wear. View more info

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HUMOUROUS READINGS FROM CHARLES DICKENS: AN ANTHOLOGY

By: Haworth, Peter (ed). (Charles Dickens.)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1951

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 27161

Condition: VG/G


A nice selection of readings, meant to be read aloud. Black and white illustrations. Light wear to book, jacket has several chips and tears, including a long one along the upper front spine fold, extending across the spine, now held together nicely by mylar protector. View more info

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The King's Mirror

By: Hope, Anthony (ill S W Van Schaick)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, D Appleton and Company: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23792

Condition: NF


Black and white illustrations by Frank T Merritt. Bound in blue cloth with attractive gilt and silver vignette of a crown on front cover. Owner's inscription, overall very light wear. A handsome copy. View more info

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Chronicles of Count Antonio

By: Hope, Anthony (ill S W Van Schaick)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, D Appleton and Company: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23791

Condition: Fine


Guarded photogravure frontis. Bound in a striking cover with design of a sword entering the front board and emerging from the rear. A fine bright copy. View more info

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Three Men in a Boat (To Say Nothing of the Dog)

By: Jerome, Jerome K

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bristol, J W Arrowsmith: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31729

Condition: Poor


A terrible copy of the first printing (Quay Street on title page) of Jerome's classic. Held together with masking tape, hinges open, joints taped, gatherings separated but all there except for the front endpaper and ready for rebinding. View more info

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Every Man in His Humour

By: Jonson, Ben (ed by Martin Seymour-Smith)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1988

Edition: Paperback Reprint

Seller ID: 10738

Condition: VG+ in Wraps


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The Letters of Junius

By: Junius

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Edinburgh & Glas, J Mundell: 1796

Seller ID: 15948

Condition: VG


These letters were published anonymously in the Public Advertiser form 1769 to 1771 and were composed with a healthy appetite for personal invective. The first authorized edition appeared in 1772. Bound in smooth contemporay calf with gilt ruling and black spine label. Scuffing and wear overall with spine dulled. What appears to be a small nail hole penetrating the upper board. View more info

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The Shadow of Cervantes

By: Lewis, D B Wyndham

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Hollis & Carter: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23966

Condition: VG/VG


Illustrated with black and white plates. Light wear to unclipped jacket. View more info

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Doctor Faustus

By: Mann, Thomas

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, KNOPF: 1948

Edition: Second Printing before Publication

Seller ID: 9938

Condition: NF/Good


Priceclipped jacket is worn with some staining to spine. Owner's name and date on FEP. View more info

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Collected Works of John Masefield - Prose Plays

By: Masefield, John

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1925

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 22949

Condition: F/VG


Bound in brick red cloth, cream cloth spine with gilt titling. Very light wear to book. Priceclipped jacket lightly worn with mild chipping. View more info

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The Dream and Other Poems

By: Masefield, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1923

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 22951

Condition: NF


Bound in maroon cloth, gilt titling on spine. Lightest of wear. View more info