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The American Heritage Book of the Presidents and Famous Americans

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing:

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 7563

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Vol 2 of 12 vol series from American Heritage, 4to, (v), 84 pp, publisher's illustrated boards , many B&W and color illustrations throughout including charts and maps, pages unmarked, VG. corners bumped, shelf-wear, closed tear on spine, else VG . American Heritage Series. Vol. 2. B&W, Color illustrations, charts. 4to 11" - 13" tall. (v),84 pp View more info

Select Speeches of Daniel Webster 1817-1845

By: N/A

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Boston, D.C. Heath & Co.: 1892

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 10594

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full burgundy cloth, orange lettering on spine, t.e.g. (brown). Includes Preface, Introduction and Notes by A. J. George, Litt. D. . Head of spine is worn, small brown spot on cover, back cover sunned, corners bowed, edges soiled, endpapers browned, former owner's name on ffep, pencil notations on rep, else very good. GOOD. . Heath's English Classics Series. 12mo 7" - 7½" . xiii, 392 pp View more info

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Satyricon of Petronius Arbiter translation ascribed to Oscar Wilde

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, (Privately Printed): 1930

Edition: Limited Edition. 1

Seller ID: 11431

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Limited Edition. 1200 copies of which this volume is #359. Publisher's full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. All edges deckle. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 236 pp View more info

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Page One Major Events 1920-1976 as Presented in the New York Times

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Arno Press: 1976

Edition: Revised Edition. Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 12152

ISBN: 0405066457

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Folio 13" - 23" tall. 292 pp View more info

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Green Lantern Co-Starring Green Arrow #1

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Paperback Library: 1972

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 13548

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps.. Volume shows some shelf-wear, else near fine. VERY GOOD+. . 16mo 6" - 7" tall. Unpaginated pp View more info

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The Military Classics Collection (Ten Volumes)

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 2003

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 16816

ISBN: 0785817840

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Ten volumes in slipcase. Titles include Full Circle by J. E. Johnson, Kamikaze by Raymond Lamont-Brown, The Dambuster's Raid by John Sweetman, The Battle of Britain by John Ray, The Small Back Room by Nigel Balchin, Military Errors of World War Two by Kenneth Macksey, Last Days of the Reich by James Lucas, Against All Odds! by Bryan Perrett, Goshawk Squadron by Derek Robinson, and Military Mavericks by David Rooney. Publisher's glossy wraps. . All ten volumes are in ex... View more info

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The Song of Songs Which is Solomon's

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Heritage Press: 1935

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 19124

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Red leather with blind stamped design on front and rear, gilt lettering on spine, beautiful yellow endpapers with intricate red design followed throughout the volume, text in black and white illuminated in pure gold. . Spine is faded and worn, boards show only slight wear, page edges are yellowed, else tight and clean. GOOD. . B&W Illustrations. 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Treasury of Familiar Quotations

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Avenel: N.D.

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 21506

ISBN: 0517117746

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Gilt lettering and design on front and spine. . Boards show light wear, endpapers lightly faded. Text is clean and unmarked, binding is tight. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 251 pp View more info

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Treasury of Proverbs and Epigrams

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Avenel: N.D.

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 21507

ISBN: 0517117754

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Gilt lettering and design on front and spine. . Endpapers show fading. Text is clean & unmarked, binding is tight. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 133 pp View more info

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Granta: The Magazine of New Writing (No. 118)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Granta Publications: N.D.

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 21621

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Some of the featured writers in this issue include Ann Beattie, Adrienne Rich, Anne Tyler, Aleksandar Hemon, Alice Munro, and Claire Messud; with a Photo essay by Stacy Kranitz . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, unread, tight, square and clean. AS NEW.. Granta Magazine Series. Vol. 118. B&W & Color Illustrations. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 256 pp View more info

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Arion: A Journal of Humanities and the Classics-Third Series, Vol. XIX, No. 2, Fall 2011

By: N/A

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Boston, Trustees of Boston University: 2011

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 21760

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. FINE. . B&W and color reproductions. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 175, (5) pp View more info

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Arion: A Journal of Humanities and the Classics-Third Series, Vol. XX, No. 1, Spring-Summer 2012

By: N/A

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Boston, Trustees of Boston University: 2012

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 21762

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. . Spine is very slightly rubbed, else pristine, unmarked, tight, square and clean. NEAR FINE. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 198, (3) pp View more info

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Arion: A Journal of Humanities and the Classics-Third Series, Vol. XX, No. 2, Fall 2012

By: N/A

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Boston, Trustees of Boston University: 2012

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 21763

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. FINE. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 176, (2) pp View more info

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Arion: A Journal of Humanities and the Classics-Third Series, Vol. XX, No. 3, Winter 2013

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Trustees of Boston University: 2013

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 21765

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. . Bottom edge of front cover, near the spine, is bumped, head and heel of spine are very slightly rubbed, else unmarked, tight, square and clean. VERY GOOD+. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 175, (4) pp View more info

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The Arabian Nights' Entertainments

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, W. B. Conkey Company: N.D.

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 22778

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine, embellishment of a compass on cover, . Spine sunned, previous owner's signatuer on ffep, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. VERY GOOD. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 771 pp View more info

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Fifty Years of American Poetry

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1984

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 22779

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt decoration on front cover, blue endpapers. Illustrated with wood engravings by Barry Moser. . The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket shows mild shelf-wear, spine and tops of panels sunned, else near fine. FINE/VERY GOOD+. . Wood Engravings. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 260 pp View more info

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Poems of To-Day: an Anthology.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson: 1915

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 25072

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Full green cloth, white lettering and decoration on cover and spine. . Former owner's inscription on ffep, volume show mild wear including small tear in cloth binding along edge of spine. VERY GOOD. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. xvi, 174, (2) pp View more info

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The House of the Titans and Other Poems

By: A.E. (Russell, George William)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1934

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 22565

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


Covered in red cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front. Deckle edge. . Clipped dust jacket, now in Mylar, is chipped and browned with a piece missing from top of spine. First several pages are lightly stained on fore-edge. Otherwise, text is unmarked, binding is square & tight. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. vi, 82 pp View more info

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Beechnut, A Franconia Story

By: Abbott, Jacob (the author of the rollo books)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1878

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 10875

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Full red cloth, gilt lettering and black and gilt decoration on cover and spine. Illustrated with B&W frontispiece, several B&W illustrations throughout. . Head and heel of spine mildly rubbed and worn, spine lightly sunned, corners bumped and slightly worn, former owner's name and inscription on first black page of volume, spine slightly cracked else very good. VERY GOOD- . 16mo 6" - 7" tall. 227, 7, (1) pp View more info

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The Guide to Reading

By: Abbott, Lyman; Asa Don Dickinson and Others (eds.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, Nelson Doubleday, Inc: 1925

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 22193

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Volume XXIII of the Pocket University Series. Publisher's full navy cloth with gilt decoration on cover, t.e.g. Illustrated with sepia plates. . Head of spine is lightly rubbed and lettering on spine is faded, upper tip of front cover bumped, paper covering hinge is splitting by the title page though hinge is just starting to crack, torn out front endpaper, former owner's signature on title page, else very clean and bright. VERY GOOD-. . The Pocket University Series... View more info