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Evenings at Home, or Fireside Reading: A Casket of Choice Literary Gems in Prose and Poetry, By Many Authors

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Chicago, J.A. Ruth & Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 01035898

Condition: G-VG (fault)


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. View more info

Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1957

Seller ID: 01114650

Condition: Near Fine


Gilt titles on charcoal cloth. Sandglass leaflet laid in. Slipcase is somewhat worn but still sturdy. Book is fresh and bright. View more info

Seven Against Thebes

By: Aeschylus

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1973

Seller ID: 01090192

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library with usual markings and labels, card pocket remnant rear. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. View more info

The Complete Plays of Aeschylus

By: Aeschylus

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, The Franklin Library: 1978

Seller ID: 01125018

Condition: As New


The translation of Gilbert Murray. A volume in the Great Books of the Western World series. 22K gold decorations on black leather with hubbed spine. Rich red violet silk moire end papers, with matching satin ribbon bookmark bound in. 386pp, edged in 22K gold. Notes from the Editors laid in. View more info

Little Women

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Books: 2012

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 01107327

ISBN: 1435136527

Condition: Fine


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Anthony Adverse, 2-Vol. Set

By: Allen, Hervey

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City, International Collectors Library: 1960

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 01046209

Condition: Near Fine


Ornate gilt titles on black cloth. View more info

The Tiger in the Smoke

By: Allingham, Margary

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2013

Seller ID: 01117935

Condition: Fine


A sharp, like-new copy. View more info

Epitaph for a Spy

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2013

Seller ID: 01117934

Condition: New


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The Military Adventures of Johnny Newcome; with an account of his campaign on the Peninsula and in Pall Mall and Notes

By: An Officer (David Roberts)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co.: 1904

Seller ID: 01112495

Condition: Good


Gilt titles on red leather, over dull red cloth. 247pp, top edge gilt. 15 color plates by T. Rowlandson. Moderate wear extremities. Frontispiece has a slight ripple. Plate facing page 63 has been neatly reattached but is worn along outside edge. An attractive book, tight and unmarked. View more info

Winesburg, Ohio

By: Anderson, Sherwood

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, The Franklin Library: 1978

Seller ID: 01125020

Condition: As New


A volume in the 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature Series. 22K gold decorations on deep green leather with hubbed spine. Deep blue green silk moire end papers, with matching satin ribbon bookmark bound in. 273pp, edged in 22K gold. View more info

Comedies, Vol. II

By: Aristophanes

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, 1931

Seller ID: 01040749

Condition: Good (spine sunned)


Silver titles on light violet cloth. View more info

The Plays of Aristophanes, 2-Volume Set

By: Aristophanes

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, The Franklin Library: 1982

Seller ID: 01125019

Condition: As New


Translated By Benjamin Bickley Rogers. A volume in the 25th Anniversary Limited Edition of The Great Books of The Western World series. 22K gold decorations on deep brown leather with hubbed spine. Deep brown silk moire end papers, with matching satin ribbon bookmark bound in. 358pp + 439pp, edged in 22K gold. View more info

Asimov's Guide to Shakespeare, Vol. One: The Greek, Roman and Italian Plays

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Co.: 1970

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01071342

Condition: Good


Ex-library with usual markings and labels, card pocket rear. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. Stain on verso ffep. View more info

The Rector of Justin

By: Auchincloss, Louis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, The Franklin Library: 1977

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 01125021

Condition: As New


A volume in the Franklin Library's Signed Limited Edition series. 22K gold decorations on black brown leather with hubbed spine. Black brown silk moire end papers, with matching satin ribbon bookmark bound in. 417pp, edged in 22K gold. Flatsigned by author on third ffep, with tissue guard laid in. View more info

Confessions

By: Augustine, Saint

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Garden City, International Collectors Library: 1970

Edition: Nd (ca. 1970)

Seller ID: 01123581

Condition: Near Fine


Ornate gilt titles on red. 414pp, top edge gilt. Small address label remnant ffep View more info

Pride and Prejudice

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, The Franklin Library: 1980

Seller ID: 01115920

Condition: Fine


Ornate gilt titles on red leatherette. 367pp, gilt-edged. Bookplate signed by the author Ed Wingham ffep. View more info

Pride and Prejudice

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, The Franklin Library: 1980

Seller ID: 01116231

Condition: Fine


Ornate gilt titles on red leatherette. 367pp, gilt-edged. View more info

Advancement of Learning / Novum Organum / New Atlantis

By: Bacon, Francis

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, The Franklin Library: 1980

Seller ID: 01125023

Condition: As New


A volume in the 25th Anniversary Limited Edition of The Great Books of the Western World series. 22K gold and black decorations on red leather with hubbed spine. Cranberry silk moire end papers, with matching satin ribbon bookmark bound in. 456pp, edged in 22K gold. Editors Notes accompamies. View more info

George Santayana's America: Essays on Literature and Culture

By: Ballowe, James, ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Urbana, University of Illinois Press: 1967

Seller ID: 00022960

Condition: Very Good


Owner's name (Lucille K. Wheat, a prominent figure in the Civils Rights movement in Ohio) ffep. In Brodart cover. View more info

Pere Goriot

By: Balzac, Honore De

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, The Franklin Library: 1980

Seller ID: 01097454

Condition: Fine


Ornate gilt titles on black leather, over ornately gilt decorated deep blue cloth. 376pp, gilt-edged. Bound-in satin ribbon bookmark. View more info