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Granta The Magazine of New Writing / 124

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Granta Publications: summer 2013

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 21619

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Various writers writing about places that had effects on them...Dave Eggers, Haruki Murakami, Siddhartha Mukherjee Lina Wolff, Ellen Bryant Voight, Fine/ As New . Travel Series. Vol. 124. 256 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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Celebrated Short Stories Being the most Famous Series of Stories ever Published Especially Selected for this Edition

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Leslie-Judge Company: 1915

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22696

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's quarter black cloth over marbled boards, foredge deckle, top edge black, some pages uncut. Illustrated with B&W illustrations by Jess Emily Brangs . Spines sunned and slightly stained, ffeps foxed, title page of volume III loose, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. GOOD . B&W Illustrations. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall 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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Almost Perfect

By: Adams, Alice

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1993

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 26444

ISBN: 0679423982

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Quarter bound in white cloth over white boards, gilt lettering on spine, fore edge deckle. . Volume shows only mild shelf wear, former owner's name written on ffep, else fine. Unclipped dust jacket is lightly sunned, also shows mild shelf wear. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. (vii), 243, (4) pp View more info

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Superior Women

By: Adams, Alice

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1984

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 26461

ISBN: 0394536320

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Stated First Edition. Quarter bound in blue cloth over blue boards, gilt lettering on spine, fore edge deckle. . Volume shows only mild shelf wear, former owner's name written on fep, else fine. Unclipped dust jacket shows mild wear around corners and head and heel of spine, small closed tear at bottom of front panel. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. (vii), 367, (4) pp View more info

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The Education of Henry Adams

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: 1931

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 23344

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full grey cloth, top edge green, gilt lettering on spine and cover, illustrated endpapers. . Spine faded, rear covers soiled, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 301 pp View more info

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SHARDIK

By: Adams, Richard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Avon Books: 1976

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 4571

ISBN: 0380005166

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy pictorial wraps. 12mo. 620 pp. Unmarked, rear covers has fold, else very good. GOOD+.. Mass Market Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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De Coverley Papers

By: Addison, Joseph; Samuel Thurber (ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Allyn and Bacon: 1892

Edition: First Edition. First Edition

Seller ID: 25567

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full paper-covered boards, lettering on spine and cover. In the second number of Addison and Steele’s SPECTATOR papers eighteenth-century readers were introduced to the members of “The Club.” Heading the list of those characters who, among them, were intended to represent the entire range of public opinion and enlightened bias for the London of 1711 was “a gentleman of Worcestershire, of ancient descent, a baronet, his name Sir Roger de Coverley.” ... View more info

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Artie and Pink Marsh: Two Short Novels by George Ade

By: Ade, George

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Chicago, The University of Chicago Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 10061

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Full red cloth, black lettering and decoration on cover and spine. Illustrated with B&W drawings throughout. . Only slight wear to corners and spine, top right corner of ffep clipped off, fore and bottom edge only slightly soiled, else fine. The unclipped dust jacket moderately chipped and worn. VERY GOOD+/GOOD+ . B&W Drawings. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (xi), 224 pp View more info

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Only in London

By: Al-Shaykh, Hanan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Pantheon Books: 2001

Edition: First American Edition. 1

Seller ID: 19710

ISBN: 0375421335

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's quarter bound red over red boards, silver gilt lettering on spine. . Hinge starting, cover has some shelf-wear, ink and pencil underlining and annotations on few pages throughout. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 276 pp View more info

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Jack and Jill

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown and Company: 1903

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 24423

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Brown cover with title and author on front decorated cover and spine with square in gilt also showing titles and author. BEige endpapers and on front page is written "Year Prize June 12 "06". Black and White illustrations within book. VERY GOOD + . Spine ends show wear, book tips show slight wear. Book has pulled very slightly away from back cover. Otherwise square clean tight VERY GOOD PLU . 5 3/4 x 6/3/4. 325 pp View more info

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Eight Cousins; or, The Aunt-Hill

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, and Company: 1900

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 26879

Condition: Good with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full brown cloth, gilt, reverse gilt, and black lettering and decoration on spine, embossed black lettering and decoration on cover. Illustrated with B&W drawings by C. A. Powell. . Edges mildly worn, head moderately pulled, brief gift inscription on ffep, else very good. GOOD. . B&W Drawings. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 291, (4-adverts) pp View more info

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The Last Carousel

By: Algren, Nelson

Price: $42.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1973

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 21915

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Publisher's full white linen cloth with shiny red and blue lettering on the spine. . Head and heel of spine have very slight shelf-wear, one tiny smudge on front endpaper, else unmarked, tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket is lightly rubbed on the spine and one small spot on the front cover. NEAR FINE/ VERY GOOD+. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 435 pp View more info

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Toward the Morning

By: Allen, Hervey

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Rinehart & Company: 1948

Edition: Book Club Edition. 1

Seller ID: 7517

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Publisher's full tan cloth, gilt lettering on blue label on spine, T.e.g. (blue), fore-edge deckle. Dust jacket illustrated by Andrew Wyeth. . Former owner's name and address neatly stamped on ffep, else near fine. Dust jacket chipped with minor loss at head and heel of the spine. VERY GOOD/GOOD.. Book Club Edition. Cover Art. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 458 pp View more info

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The Reign of Law; A Tale of the Kentucky Hemp Fields

By: Allen, James Lane

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1900

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 10675

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Full red cloth, gilt lettering on cover and spine, elaborate green and silver decoration embossed on cover and spine, teg, fore and bottom edge deckle. Illustrated with B&W frontispiece and several B&W plates throughout. . Boards and spine mildly rubbed and soiled, one corner bumped, spine lightly sunned, former owner's name written on fep, some light foxing throughout, else very good. VERY GOOD- . Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall. vii, 385, (5) pp View more info

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The Swallow and the Tom Cat: A Love Story

By: Amado, Jorge

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press/Eleanor Friede: 1982

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 15155

ISBN: 0440083257

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine, tan endpapers. Illustrated with B&W drawings througout. . Front board slightly bowed, former owner's inscription on ffep, else near fine. The unclipped dust jacket shows only light shelf-wear. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD+. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 94, (2) pp View more info

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The Schirmer Inheritance

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1953

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 10761

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Full black cloth, yellow lettering on spine, t.e.g. (yellow), fore-edge deckle.. Corners bumped and moderately worn, mild wear to head and heel of spine, front hinge starting, writing of rfep, rfep lightly soiled, else very good. GOOD+ . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (iv), 219 pp View more info

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The Information

By: Amis, Martin

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Harmony Books: 1995

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26796

ISBN: 0517585162

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Signed by the author on the half-title. Stated first edition, first printing. Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over black boards, gilt lettering on spine, black endpapers. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, pristine condition; unread, unmarked, tight, square, and clean. NEW/NEW.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 374 pp. Signed by Author View more info

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Der Apfel Und Eva

By: Ammers-Kuller, Jo Van

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bremen, Carl Schunemann: 1932

Edition: Early Edition. 1

Seller ID: 21833

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


In German. . FAIR. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 324 pp View more info