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Lord Jim An Authoritative Text

By: CONRAD, Joseph

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, W W Norton & Co Inc: 1968

Stock No.: 72592

ISBN: 0393096564

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Archaic language and unintelligble references are explained in this authoritative text of author's classic. With some highlightings/underlinings and notes at rear of volume; otherwise tight and clean. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 486 pages View more info

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Feathers in the Fire

By: COOKSON, Catherine

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc.: 1972

Edition: BCE

Stock No.: 83084

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


A book club edition of Catherine Cookson's "newest Gothic romance". --- In blue paper-covered boards with black titling to spine. Dust jacket adorned with wrap-round image of a country scene. --- With prior owner's signature and spot of soiling to front free endpaper, else a good copy in bright jacket.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 273 pages View more info

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Pure as the Lily

By: COOKSON, Catherine

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc.: 1973

Edition: BCE

Stock No.: 83085

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


A book club edition of Catherine Cookson's romance novel, featuring her Mary Walton character, whose bellicose father and selfish mother make life difficult in their home in northern England. --- In yellow paper-covered boards with black titling to spine. Dust jacket displays wrap-round image of a rural scene. --- With prior owner's signature to front free endpaper, else a good copy in bright jacket.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 276 pages View more info

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A Round Dozen

By: COOLIDGE, Susan

Price: $34.50

Publisher: Boston, Roberts Brothers: 1892

Stock No.: 74867

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


In full blue cloth-covered boards with decorations and lettering in gilt and dark red. With four illustrations (including tissue-protected frontis illust.) by Frank T. Merrill. Interior bright and clean; covers and edges with incidental soiling; cover edgewear. Volume is firm. --- Sarah Chauncey Woolsey (1835-1905) wrote under the pseudonym of Susan Coolidge and is perhaps best known for her series which began with 'What Katy Did.' ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 298, (6, ads) pages View more info

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The Forgotten Man (Elvis Cole series)

By: CRAIS, Robert

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2005

Edition: First Trade Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Stock No.: 82294

ISBN: 0385504284

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


A first trade printing of the author's novel, which features his Los Angeles private investigator character Elvis Cole. Signed by Robert Crais in heavy black marker on title page: "for Robert--from one to another, enjoy. Robert Crais". A signed, limited edition of this work by B. E. Trice Publishing preceded this edition. --- In white and black paper-covered boards, with silver spine titling. Jacket features night-time Los Angeles motel image. --- A newish, unmarked, tightly-bound copy. Unclipped jacket is also like new.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); (10), 342 pages; Signed by Autho... View more info

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Sunset Express: An Elvis Cole Novel

By: CRAIS, Robert

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Stock No.: 82314

ISBN: 0786860960

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A signed first printing of the author's mystery, featuring his Elvis Cole character. Signed by Robert Crais on title page: "For Robert/Elvis and Sue say.../HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!/Robert Crais". --- In red-orange paper-covered boards backed in gold cloth, with spine titling in red foil. Jacket features color K. Saltman photographic portrait of the author to back panel. --- A clean, tightly-bound, bright copy with slight cover soiling, else lacking apparent damages. Unclipped dust jacket with slight rubbing, otherwise undamaged and bright.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); (10), 274 pages; Si... View more info

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Indigo Slam: An Elvis Cole Novel

By: CRAIS, Robert

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Stock No.: 82316

ISBN: 0786862610

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


A signed first printing of the author's murder mystery, featuring his Elvis Cole character. Signed by Robert Crais on title page: "to Bob/Great to meet you at Tattered Cover!/Robert Crais". --- In bright green paper-covered boards backed in blue cloth, with spine titling in green foil. Jacket features color K. Saltman photographic portrait of the author to back panel. --- A clean, tightly-bound, bright copy lacking damages worthy of mention. Unclipped dust jacket also undamaged and bright.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); (10), 288 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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The Spanish Gardener

By: CRONIN, A. J.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 41145

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Stated first edition. A story, set in Spain, of an American Consul whose frail son Nicholas is awakened to the joys of a ". . .freer, happier, healthier life. . ." by the gardener at the old estate where they take up residence. --- In full dark red cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped titling on black cover and spine blocks. Jacket features George Salter illustration of the estate to front panel. --- A clean, tightly-bound copy though with mild age-toning to cloth. Unclipped dust jacket with chipping and with outer blue layer removed by sticker removal two spots on front & one on spi... View more info

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A Pocketful of Rye

By: CRONIN, A.J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown and Company: 1969

Edition: First US Edition

Stock No.: 31271

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Stated first edition (likely first American ed.). A. J. Cronin's touching tale of a Scottish doctor's life in Switzerland, which is marked by lost opportunities. --- In tan cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with Sarah El Bindari illustrations to front and back panels. --- An excellent copy, though with a little toning to edges of covers. Unclipped jacket also nice, and in lightly rubbed mylar protector.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); (6), 245 pages View more info

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The Law of the Gun

By: CULLUM, Ridgwell

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt Company: [c.1918-1930]

Stock No.: 81631

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A reprint edition of the author's Western thriller. With color frontis illustration of a bad guy with a revolver. --- In green cloth-covered boards with titling in light yellow on cover and spine. Volume lacks a dust jacket. --- With a little soiling to textblock edges and scratches to cloth, otherwise a sound, firmly bound copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 420 pages View more info

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Shadow Dancers

By: CURRY, Jane Louise

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 78897

ISBN: 0689502761

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Stated first edition, copyright page. Number 7 in the author's Abaloc fantasy series. With a map of Astarlind at front of volume. --- In full light blue cloth-covered boards w/dark blue titling on cover and spine. Jacket with color illustration of hikers in snowy mountains. --- A clean, bright, firm copy. Dust jacket bears original $10.95 flap price; is in good shape and in removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 198 pages View more info

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The Witches

By: DAHL, Roald (author); BLAKE, Quentin (illustrations)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Puffin Books: 1998

Stock No.: 60511

ISBN: 0141301104

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Roald Dahl's tale of "real" witches has delighted children for years, with the wickedly-appealing illustrations of Quentin Blake. --- This softcover features Blake illustration to cover. --- A clean, tightly-bound copy but with lightly tanned leaves and a few cover creases.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 208 pages View more info

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Treasury of Humorous Stories

By: DAHL, Roald et al.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Gallery Books: 1898

Stock No.: 77046

ISBN: 0831747757

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


A hefty collection of 60 humorous short stories from a diverse array of authors: from Roald Dahl to Mark Twain to P. G. Wodehouse. An American reprint edition of a work first published in the U.K. --- A clean copy but with some yellowing of interior leaves. Introduction is mentioned in table of contents but not present in book. Jacket in good shape. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 639 pages View more info

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The Farming of Bones

By: DANTICAT, Edwidge

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, Soho Press: 1998

Stock No.: 74713

ISBN: 1569471266

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


Second Printing. A clean, bright, firm copy in excellent jacket w/orig. $23/$33.50 flap price intact. Prev. owner's name, front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 312 pages View more info

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Krik? Krak!

By: DANTICAT, Edwidge

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Vintage Books: 1995

Stock No.: 74719

ISBN: 067976657X

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


A clean, bright, firm copy of author's National Book Award finalist novel. With inked name, front free endpaper; otherwise a nice copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages View more info

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Andrew the Glad

By: DAVIESS, Maria Thompson

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1913

Stock No.: 74880

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


With illustrations by R.M. Crosby. In full green cloth-covered boards w/vivid gilt ornamentation and lettering, cover & spine. With penciled notations, front free endpaper; otherwise a clean, bright copy. Jacket with significant chips and tears, some soiling; in removable archival mylar protector. ; Small 8vo 7-1/2" - 8" tall; 357 pages View more info

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Corelli's Mandolin

By: De BERNIÈRES, Louis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: 1994

Edition: First American Edition

Stock No.: 41275

ISBN: 0679436448

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


A first printing of the stated first American edition of this novel of World War II. Set on the Greek island of Cephallonia, the story revolves around the local residents' reaction to the occupation of their island by Italian soldiers. This work was originally titled "Captain Corelli's Mandolin" when first published in the U.K., and it used the original title when made into a 2001 movie starring Nicolas Cage and Penelope Cruz. --- In black paper-covered boards backed in black cloth; gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with black & white photographic portrait of the author to back flap. ... View more info

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The Names

By: DeLILLO, Don

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Brighton, England, The Harvester Press Limited: 1983

Stock No.: 83805

ISBN: 0710806663

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A UK edition of Don DeLillo's complicated seventh novel, set in the Greek islands and the eastern Mediterranean and centered around a ritual murder and a mysterious cult. --- In full black linen-finish paper-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling; wrapped in simple brown jacket. --- A clean, tightly-bound, bright copy lacking apparent damages. Dust jacket with slight creasing to extremities, else newish and undamaged; protected in removable archival mylar protector.; Octavo - 8 to 9 in. tall; (10), 341 pages View more info

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The Tents Of Wickedness

By: DeVRIES, Peter

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Company: 1959

Edition: BCE

Stock No.: 73216

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Author's humorous novel in a nice book club edition. In full beige cloth on board covers w/red lettering, spine. Interior w/previous owners' crossed-through bookplate and inked info at endpapers; otherwise clean and bright inside. Dust jacket chipped along edges, chunk missing head of spine; faded spine; in removable mylar. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 276 pages View more info

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The Paperboy

By: DEXTER, Pete

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1995

Edition: First Trade Edition

Stock No.: 82028

ISBN: 0679421750

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


A stated first trade edition (following a special Franklin Library issuance) of author's novel, which is centered around a young reporter's investigation of the murder of a northern Florida sheriff. --- In dark blue paper-covered boards backed in black cloth, with spine titling in gilt. Dust jacket with a tropical scene and photographic portrait of the author on front and back. --- A Near Fine copy but with prior owner's signature to front free endpaper and small remainder mark to lower textblock edge, else bright, newish and lacking damages. Unclipped jacket bright and undamaged.; Tall Octavo... View more info

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Charles Dickens' David Copperfield

By: DICKENS, Charles

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John C. Winston: 1948

Edition: Book Club Edition

Stock No.: 72385

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Appealing illustrated (by Everett Shinn) copy of famed work by Mr Dickens. With introduction by W. Somerset Maugham. In full blue cloth covers, extensively illustrated; mostly in b&w and some in color. With bumped corner, some edgewear. Interior clean & tight. ; Ten Greatest Novels of the World; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 423 pages View more info

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Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit

By: DICKENS, Charles

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt Company:

Stock No.: 72521

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Dickens work in an undated (but likely c. 1905) copy. Formerly property of a library; with limited markings consisting of 2 rubberstampings at front pastedown and ffep, inked serial number at frt pastedown, and discreet sleeve at back pastedown. In maroon cloth covers with minimal edgewear, 2 bumped corners. 1 inch tear on title page; unattributed illustration frontispiece. Interior clean & unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 864 pages View more info

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Dombey and Sons (Four Volumes in One)

By: DICKENS, Charles

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Osgood and Company: 1879

Stock No.: 71777

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Somewhat scarce 'Globe Edition' of author's 7th novel, first published serially in 1846. Consists of 4 volumes in one book. Has detailed engraved illustrations by John Gilbert and F. O. C. Darley at beginning of each volume. Interior complete and holding together well. Considerable edgewear to cloth-covered boards, cloth torn at joints. Back is discolored (original red cloth has lightened). With damage from removal of something that had been pasted to front free endpaper.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 322, 312, 306, 336 pages View more info

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Beyond the Mountain

By: DIETER, William

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Stock No.: 80455

ISBN: 068911477X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Stated first edition of author's novel, set in the mountains of Colorado. Signed by author (as "Bill") with lengthy inscription on front free endpaper. --- In black paper-covered boards backed in brown cloth, with gilt-stamped spine titling & lavender topstain. Paul Bacon designed jacket with illustration of trio on horseback on cover. --- A bright, clean, unmarked copy but volume is shelf slanted due to being improperly shelved. Unclipped jacket with rubbing and some light yellowing to edges; otherwise bright.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 262 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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The Emerald Storm: An Ethan Gage Adventure

By: DIETRICH, William

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins (Harper Collins): 2012

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 83319

ISBN: 0061989207

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


A first printing of the author's adventure story, featuring his Ethan Gage character and set in the Caribbean in 1803. Includes an attractive map of the Caribbean area. --- In tan and emerald paper-covered boards with titling in gilt to spine. Dust jacket features Seb Jarnot portrait of Ethan Gage to cover. --- With a remainder mark to textblock lower edge, otherwise a bright, undamaged copy. Unclipped jacket bright and damage-free.; Octavo - 8 to 9 in. tall; (12), 351 pages View more info

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Deacon Bradbury: A Novel

By: DIX, Edwin Asa

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Co.: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 81955

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A first edition of author's 1900 novel. In green cloth-covered boards with decorations and titling in gilt and green on cover and spine; top edge gilt. Volume has no dust jacket. --- Binding is a little shaken, with loosely-attached title page, partial split near back of volume, and inked gift inscription to front free endpaper; else a clean, bright copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 288 pages View more info

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Wrong Information Is Being Given Out at Princeton The Chronicle of One of the Strangest Stories Ever to Be Rumoured About Around New York

By: Donleavy, J. P.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Dunne Books/St Martin's Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Thus; First Printing

Stock No.: 71852

ISBN: 0312193726

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


1st trade edit [a sm run of handmade books constitute the 1st edit of this work]. In black linen finish paperboard covers. W/14 illus by Elliot Banfield. Interior clean & unmarked. DJ sm grease stain frt cover and with minor wrinkling, otherwise sharp and in removable mylar protector. W/unclipped $24.95 flap price. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 323 pages View more info

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The Works of A. Conan Doyle: One Volume Edition

By: DOYLE, Arthur Conan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Roslyn, New York, Black's Readers Service Company: [c.1950]

Stock No.: 71884

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


A book club reprint edition presenting many of the best-loved writings of Arthur Conan Doyle, most of which feature his Sherlock Holmes character. Includes the "A Scandal in Bohemia". Also with other Holmes stories and the novels "The Sign of the Four" and "The White Company" along with many other stories. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations gilt-stamped on cover and spine. In publisher's glassine wrapper. An undated copy, likely published c.1950. --- With smudge to textblock fore-edge; otherwise a clean, firm, bright copy lacking additiona... View more info

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Anna Hastings: The Story of a Washington Newspaperperson! A.H.

By: DRURY, Allen

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 76014

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Stated First Edition (precedes the William Morrow trade edition). Attractively produced copy of author's novel centered around a female newsperson in Washington, D.C. Illustrated by Uldis Klavins. --- In rich burgundy full leather covers with gilt ornamentation stamped on front, back and spine; three raised bands on spine. All edges gilt. Interior with maroon silk moire endpapers with matching satin ribbon bookmark sewn in. Issued as part of the publisher's First Edition Society series. One of an unspecified number in this limited edition. --- A firm, unmarked copy but with rubbing to gildin... View more info

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Decision (Franklin Library Signed First Edition series)

By: DRURY, Allen

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1983

Stock No.: 83830

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


A signed first edition in a deluxe Franklin Library issuance of this novel by Allen Drury, which is centered around the United States Supreme Court. With a two-page illustration by Malcolm Liepke, and with a special introductory note by the author; signed by Allen Drury on otherwise blank front endpaper. Issued as part of the publisher's Signed First Edition Society series. One of an unspecified number in this limited edition. --- Bound in rich full green bonded leather covers with four raised bands on spine. Spine titling, elaborate decorations to covers and spine, and textblock edges all in ... View more info

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The Bookman's Wake: A Mystery With Cliff Janeway

By: DUNNING, John

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1995

Stock No.: 78105

ISBN: 0684800039

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


First printing of the trade edition of author's second 'Cliff Janeway' novel, following his 'Booked to Die'. In gold quarter cloth over maroon paper-covered boards; titling in maroon foil on spine. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy. Jacket with a small tear near head of spine; is otherwise nice and with orig. unclipped flap prices. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 351 pages View more info

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The Island of the Day Before

By: ECO, Umberto

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harcort Brace & Co.: 1993

Edition: First US Edition

Stock No.: 31303

ISBN: 0151001510

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


A stated first U.S. edition of Umberto Eco's creative novel. In this work, set in 1643, the author's Roberto della Griva character is swept from his ship, only to find a different, fully-stocked but abandoned ship. Translated from the Italian by William Weaver. --- In blue paper-covered boards backed in blue cloth, with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket features colorful detail from fresco by Zuccaro Taddeo. --- A clean, bright, tightly-bound copy but with minor wear to edges and rubberstamped remainder mark to textblock lower edge. Unclipped, bright jacket with some curling to edges and prot... View more info

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Great American Mystery Stories of the 20th Century

By: Editors

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1989

Stock No.: 76953

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


23 separate stories, by different authors, in a fancy edition. Features stories by the likes of O. Henry, Pearl Buck, Ed McBain, William Faulkner and others. With color frontis and cover panel paintings by John Ward. Includes a section of brief biographies of the authors at rear of volume. Published as part of Franklin Library of Mystery Masterpieces. --- In navy leatherette covers, decorated in gilt; all edges gilt and with three raised spine bands. Lacks a dust jacket (as issued). --- A bright, crisp, unmarked copy but with light scratching to textblock gilding.; Small 4to 9" - 11" ... View more info

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That's Our Cleo! And Other Stories About Cats

By: EDITORS; GOLLUB, Morris

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin U. S. A., Whitman Publishing Company: 1973

Stock No.: 76010

ISBN: 0307015661

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


In pictorial paper-covered hardcovers with green-toned illustrations by Mr. Gollub. A nice copy, though a bit yellowed & w/sticker removal evidence, front cover.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 138 pages View more info

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A Hologram for the King

By: EGGERS, Dave

Price: $22.00

Publisher: San Francisco, McSweeney's Books: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 82545

ISBN: 193636574X

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


A stated first printing of the fourth novel by Dave Eggers. In this highly-readable work, the protagonist travels the world in order to earn money that he desperately needs. --- In ornate olive and gold cloth-covered boards with dark blue endpapers. Lacks a dust jacket (likely as issued) but retains its removable original rear panel publisher's sticker. --- An about Near Fine copy: clean, bright and unmarked.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 312 pages View more info

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The Mill on the Floss

By: ELIOT, George (EVANS, Mary Ann)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Köln, Könemann: 1997

Stock No.: 72728

ISBN: 3895084611

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


From the dust jacket: "...masterly tale of the childhood joys and woes and the adult trials of Maggie and Tom Tulliver." In excellent shape; full cloth teal blue covers. Interior clean and unmarked. Dust jacket has superficial scratches, otherwise undamaged; in English language. ; Konemann Classics; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 500 pages View more info

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Boss of the Plains

By: ERMINE, Will

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, World Publishing / Tower Books: 1946

Stock No.: 74905

Condition: Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Reprint editon of work first published in 1940 by William Morrow & Co. Stated First Tower Books edition. With tanned interior pages. Jacket in full green cloth-covered boards with titling in yellow on cover and spine; yellow decorations on spine. With bookseller's rubber stamping on front free endpaper; else a clean interior. Jacket features dramatic image of gunslinger on a stagecoach firing. Lightly sunned spine, and in mylar proctector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 282 pages View more info

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Bloody Season [Gunfight at the O.K. Corral]

By: ESTLEMAN, Loren D.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 83324

ISBN: 0553052314

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


First edition. The author provides a fictional re-enactment the drama and violence of the gunfight at the O.K. Corral. The actual event took place in the southeastern Arizona silver mine boomtown of Tombstone in 1881. This work is described as a "real" account of what happened, and "Tough, lean, and spare" on back cover blurbs. --- In maroon paper-covered boards backed in black cloth, with titling in copper foil to spine. Dust jacket with color Tom Hall drawing of four gunmen to cover. --- An excellent copy: clean, bright and newish. Unclipped jacket with minor chafing to edges... View more info

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Carmen (Photo Drama Edition)

By: FARRAR, Geraldine; GEST, Morris

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt Company: 1915

Stock No.: 74878

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Special edition, based on the Paramount motion picture directed by Cecil B. DeMille. Though attributed to Geraldine Farrar, who starred in this movie, this work based on the original story by Prosper Merimee and the screenplay by Jesse L. Lasky; with an arrangement by Morris Gest. With 13 photos from the motion picture. In blue cloth-covered boards with one of the above photos pasted to cover and titling in blue on cover and spine. Blacked-out area and inkings, front free endpaper; else a firm, unmarked copy. Spine a bit sunned. ; Small 8vo 7-1/2" - 8" tall; 189 pages View more info

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The File on Stanley Patton Buchta

By: Faust, Irvin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1970

Stock No.: 73017

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


New York cop's turbulent life is the focus of author's novel. In navy quarter cloth and green paperboard covers; interior clean & bright. 2nd printing. DJ in great shape and w/orig $5.95 flap price intact. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 274 pages View more info