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1 Evenings at Home, or Fireside Reading: A Casket of Choice Literary Gems in Prose and Poetry, By Many Authors
Chicago J.A. Ruth & Co. 1889 Decorative Cloth G-VG (fault) No Jacket Thick Octavo 
Sharp black and bright metallic gold and silver pictorial titles on deep blue cloth. 512pp. Ffep removed and second ffep and frontis detached. A strikingly attractive book and quite scarce in any condition. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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2 Morceaux Choisis: French Literary Gems
New York R. D. Cortina Co. 1962 Hard Cover Very Good (spines sunned) No Dust Jacket Thin Large Octavo 
French literary anthology. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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3 The Queen's Gift Book in Aid of Queen Mary's Convalescent Auxiliary Hospitals for Soldiers and Sailors Who Have Lost Their Limbs in the War
London Hodder and Stoughton Nd (ca. 1916) Hard Cover VG- No Jacket Large Octavo 
Foreword by John Galsworthy. Features 24 short stories, including contributions from J. M Barrie, Joseph Conrad, Arthur Conan Doyle, Ernest Thompson Seton and Mrs Humphrey Ward. Many black and white illustrations and 12 large tipped-in color plates. Beatrice Harraden's 'The Soot-Fairies' is illustrated by Arthur Rackham, with a number of b&w drawings and a delightful color plate. Deep blue titles on blue cloth-covered boards. Light wear extremities. Owner's name, short gift inscription ffep. An attractive book. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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4 Abbott, Edwin A. The Annotated Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions
Cambridge Perseus Publishing 2001 0738205419 / 9780738205410 1st Printing Hard Cover Near Fine (small fault) DJ Near Fine Wide Large Octavo 
Light adhesive stains on ffep. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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5 Aeschylus Seven Against Thebes
New York Oxford University Press 1973 Hard Cover (x-library) Very Good DJ Very Good Large Octavo 
Ex-library with usual markings and labels, card pocket remnant rear. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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6 Aeschylus The Oresteian Trilogy: Agamemnon; The Choephori; The Eumenides
New York Penguin Books 1959 0140440674 / 9780140440676 Later Printing (3rd) Soft Cover Fine Small, soft corner crease 12mo 

Price: 7.00 USD
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7 Alcott, Louisa May Flower Fables
New York Hurst & Co. 1910 Nd (ca. 1910s) Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
Deep green and orange floral titles/portrait paste-on, on tan cloth. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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8 Alcott, Louisa May Little Women
Akron The Saalfield Publishing Co. 1926 Hard Cover Very Good DJ Very Good (small faults) Thick Large Octavo Frances Brundage 
Black titles, full-cover glossy color paste-on, on light blue cloth. Dust jacket has two small chips on top rear corner of spine. Includes promotional band, which has several edge tears. Quite presentable within new clear Brodart sleeve. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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9 Allen, Hervey Anthony Adverse, 2-Vol. Set
Garden City International Collectors Library 1960 Later Printing Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket as Issued Octavos 
Ornate gilt titles on black cloth. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 Amsden, Diana Avery, ed. Companion Index to Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged
Winged Victory Publishing 2012 0615446493 / 9780615446493 Second Edition Comb-bound stiff soft cover Near Fine Octavo 
236pp. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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11 Apuleius The Golden Ass: Being the Metamorphoses of Lucius Apuleius: An English Translation by W. Aldington [1566]: Revised 1915-1927. With an Essay by Charles Whibley
New York Liveright Publishing Co. 1943 Half-Leather Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Octavo 
Gilt titles on burgundy leather, over pale violet cloth. Touch of wear on upper tips. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Aristophanes Comedies, Vol. II
New York 1931 Hard Cover Good (spine sunned) No Jacket Large Octavo Jean De Bosschere 
Silver titles on light violet cloth. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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13 Armour, Margaret, trans. The Nibelungenlied
New York The Heritage Press 1961 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket In Slipcase Narrow Quarto Edy Legrand 
THe slipcase is worn, but the book itself is a sharp copy, fresh and bright. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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14 Atwood, Margaret Writing With Intent: Essays, Reviews, Personal Prose 1983-2005
New York Carroll & Graf 2005 0786715359 / 9780786715350 1st Printing Hard Cover Fine DJ Fine Large Octavo 

Price: 5.00 USD
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15 Auden, W.H. / Christopher Isherwood Two Great Plays: The Dog Beneath the Skin / The Ascent of F6
Modern Library Paperbacks Nd (ca. 1960) Mass Market Paperback Very Good 
A rather scarce title in this edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 Austen, Jane Collected Works of Jane Austen, 6-Vol. Set: Pride & Prejudice; Sense & Sensibility; Persuasion; Emma; Mansfield Park; Northanger Abbey
Norwalk The Easton Press 1996 Full Leather Hard Cover As New No Jackets as Issued Octavos C.E. and H.M. Brock 
Bright ornate gilt titles on red leather, with hubbed spines. Pages heavily gilt edged in 22K gold. Archival quality paper. Silk moire end papers. Bound-in satin ribbon bookmarks. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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17 Aymar, Brandt, ed. Treasury of Snake Lore: from the Garden of Eden to Snakes of Today in Mythology, Fable, Stories, Essays, Poetry, Drama, Religion and Personal Adventues.
Greenberg. 1956. 
X-lib with usual markings. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, taped to boards with subsequent staining. Good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Babel, Isaac You Must Know Everything: Stories 1915-1937
New York Carroll & Graf 1984 0881840270 / 9780881840278 1st Thus Soft Cover Near Fine Light corner crease Octavo 

Price: 7.00 USD
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19 Bacon, Francis The Essays or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Ld. Verulam, Viscount St. Albans
Mt. Vernon The Peter Pauper Press Hard Cover G-VG No Jacket Owner's name ffep Large Octavo 
Nd (ca. 1963). 
Price: 5.00 USD
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20 Ballowe, James, ed. George Santayana's America: Essays on Literature and Culture
Urbana University of Illinois Press 1967 Very Good DJ Very Good Octavo 
Owner's name (Lucille K. Wheat, a prominent figure in the Civils Rights movement in Ohio) ffep. In Brodart cover. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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