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THE TOYNBEE CONVECTOR

By: Bradbury, Ray

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 12954

ISBN: 0394547039

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


275, (3) Book Club Edition Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over black boards, gilt lettering on spine, author's initials, gilt, on cover. Fore-edge deckle. A collection of stories (his first since The Stories of Ray Bradbury) by the National Book Award winning author of The Martian Chronicles and Fahrenheit 451. Most of these twenty-three tales begin in the familiar rooms and landscapes of our lives, in our common thoughts and memories - and then take off throug... View more info

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Eighteenth Century Poetry & Prose

By: Bredvold, Louis I.; Alan D. McKillop; Lois Whitney (editors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Ronald Press Company: 1939

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 18078

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Full tan cloth, gilt lettering on cover and spine, brown and gilt borders and decoration on cover and spine. . Volume shows mild shelf-wear, moderate notes and underlining throughout, else near fine. VERY GOOD. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xxvii, 1154 pp View more info

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THE WORLD OF VELAZQUEZ

By: Brown, Dale

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Time-Life Books: 1969

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 7724

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Cover near perfect condition, watercolor endpapers of Madrid. . missing slipcover . Color & Black and White. (vi), 192 pp View more info

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THE DA VINCI CODE

By: Brown, Dan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2003

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 11953

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. (ix), 454 pp View more info

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What Mad Universe

By: Brown, Fredric

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1986

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 24872

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full green leather, spine in three compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, gilt lettering and decoration on cover, all edges gilt, printed endpapers, silk ribbon marker bound in, Smyth-sewn with concealed muslin joints. B&W illustrations by Frank Mayo. Introduction by James Gunn. Collector's Notes laid-in. Fredric Brown (1906-1972) was an American science fiction and mystery writer. His classi... View more info

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Dragon Seed: A Novel of China Today

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The John Day Company: 1942

Edition: Second Edition. 1

Seller ID: 23163

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full orange cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, fore-edge deckle, top edge blue, contains newspaper clipping on "Dragon Seed". . Lettering on spine and cover faded, dust jacket worn, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. VERY GOOD/VERY GOOD. . 8vo (6 x8"). 378 pp View more info

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Rogue Moon

By: Budrys, Algis

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1988

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 24876

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full blue leather, spine in four compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, gilt lettering and decoration on cover, all edges gilt, printed endpapers, silk ribbon marker bound in, Smyth-sewn with concealed muslin joints. Color and B&W illustrations by A. C. Farley. Introduction by Willis E. McNelly. Collector's Notes laid-in. Algis Budrys (1931-2008) was a Lithuanian-American science fiction autho... View more info

THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS

By: Burrows, Millar

Price: $21.00

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1958

Edition: Twelfth Printing

Seller ID: 8134

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Stated 12th printing of book, contains B&W photos and maps of sites where scrolls where excavated, translations done by author. Covered in publisher's red cloth, decorated gilt artwork and lettering on spine. . Book shows shelf-wear on spine (discoloration) and heel, spine is tight but loosening at rear board, fep has former owner's name and date. else NEAR FINE. . B&W Photographs and Maps. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xiii, (10), 435 pp View more info

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MAINSTREAMS OF MODERN ART David to Picasso

By: Canaday, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1959

Edition: First Edition Thus. Second Printing

Seller ID: 8887

Condition: As New in Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full green cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with 15 color plates and over 700 B&W photographs. Includes Appendix and Index.. The unmarked volume is in almost perfect condition. Previous owner's bookplate on fep, else fine. Dust jacket is price-clipped, shows some shelf-wear, else fine. AS NEW/FINE. . B&W Photographs and Color Plates. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. xxiv, 576 pp View more info

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The Stories of John Cheever

By: Cheever, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Vintage Books: 1981

Edition: First Trade Edition. 1

Seller ID: 15234

ISBN: 0394747992

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy red wraps with silver and white lettering on spine. . Very slight crease to spine, tips on front cover are a little crimped and light tanning to pages, else unmarked, tight, square and clean. VERY GOOD+. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. viii, 693 pp View more info

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Printed Books and Manuscripts including Americana and Jack Kerouac's Typescript Scroll of On the Road and the Oxford 1922 Edition of T. E. Lawrence's Seven Pillars of Wisdom (22 May 2001)

By: Christie's

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Christie's: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 1873

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


Christie's glossy pictorial wraps. Lavishly illustrated with color photographs. List of prices realized laid in. This is the Catalogue for Sale No. 9652 held in NY on May 22, 2001. 307 lots. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. AS NEW. . Christie's Auction Catalogs Series. Catalog. Vol. 9652. Color Photographs. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 318, (1) pp View more info

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Foucault's Pendulum

By: Eco, Umberto

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich / A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book: 1989

Edition: First Trade Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 26611

ISBN: 0151327653

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over black boards, silver lettering on spine, blue endpapers. Translated from the Italian by William Weaver.. Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. Thick 8vo 8" to 9" tall. (vi), 641, (1) pp View more info

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Unconscious Crime: Mental Absence and Criminal Responsibility in Victorian London

By: Eigen, Joel Peter

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., Johns Hopkins University Press: 2003

Edition: Stated First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 5874

ISBN: 0801874289

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


First Printing. Publisher's full black textured cloth, gilt (blue) lettering on spine, textured endpapers. 8vo. xii, 223 pp. Includes detailed Notes and Index. Publisher's release blurb laid in. Among the defendants appearing in Unconscious Crime are a sleepwalking, homicidal nursemaid; a "morally vacant" juvenile poisoner; a man driven to arson by a "lesion of the will"; and a Jekyll-and-Hyde assailant who underwent his transformation into beast-ma... View more info

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The World of Giotto (In Slipcase)

By: Eimerl, Sarel

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1967

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 18565

Condition: Fine+ with no dust jacket


Slightly worn slipcase. Time-Life Library of Art Series. B&W and Color Plates. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 199 pp View more info

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There Once Was A World: A 900-Year Chronicle of the Shtetl of Eishyshok

By: Eliach, Yaffa

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1998

Edition: Stated First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 18904

ISBN: 0316232521

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Publisher's glossy pictorial boards, white lettering on spine. Small 4to. xiv, 818, (2) pp. Profusely illustrated with B&W photographs and maps. Includes extremely detailed index. "Eliach's nine-century saga of Eastern European Jewish life is richer and fuller than any ever written. Her research took her from family attics on six continents to state archives no scholar had seen since the start of the Cold War.". Remainder mark on bottom edge, heel of spine has ... View more info

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Three Hundred Years of American Painting

By: Eliot, Alexander

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Time Inc.: 1957

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 15367

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


318 1st Printing Color Photographs Quarter bound in publisher's brown cloth over gray cloth boards, gilt lettering on spine, gilt borders and lettering on cover. Profusely illustrated with over 250 full-color reproductions. Includes a list of One Hundred Collections of American Painting, a Chronology, a Bibliography, an Index and an Introduction by John Walker, director of the National Gallery of Art. The author, Alexander Eliot, art editor of TIME, stretches a wonderful... View more info

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Three Hundred Years of American Painting

By: Eliot, Alexander

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1957

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 21358

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's brown cloth over tan cloth boards, gilt lettering on spine & cover. Profusely illustrated with over 250 full-color reproductions. Includes a list of One Hundred Collections of American Painting, a Chronology, a Bibliography, an Index and an Introduction by John Walker, director of the National Gallery of Art. The author, Alexander Eliot, art editor of TIME, stretches a wonderful panorama before our eyes. At the beginning are the earliest pict... View more info

Hitler

By: Fest, Joachim C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1974

Edition: Book Club Edition. 1

Seller ID: 14737

ISBN: 0151416508

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with numerous B&W photographs and reproductions. Includes extensive Notes, Bibliography and detailed Index. Translated from the German by Richard and Clara Winston. . Corners bumped, mild foxing, else fine. VERY GOOD. . Book Club Edition. B&W Photographs. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 875 pp View more info

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Norman Rockwell's America

By: Finch, Christopher

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Harry N. Abrams: 1985

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 23370

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, white lettering on spine, profusely illustrated with color illustrations by Norman Rockwell. . Price on dust jacket clipped, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD.. Color Illustrations. Folio 13" - 23" tall. 313 pp View more info

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The Broken Promise, and Other Tales

By: Greene, Mrs.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Cassell & Company, Ltd.: N.D.

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 16269

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Publisher's green cloth with pictorial front cover embossed with brown butterflies, black vines, a brown sailboat, gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Illustrated with b&w drawings. . Head and heel of spine and rear cover are lightly rubbed, one small droplet mark on edge of front cover near the spine, former owner's name on fep, spine slightly cocked. VERY GOOD-. . B&W drawings. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. 128(16) pp View more info