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The Way of All Flesh

By: Butler, Samuel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Garden City, Long Island, NY, Doubleday & Company: 1944

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 22928

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. Illustrated with full color plates by Andre Duanceau . Spine sunned, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. VERY GOOD.. Color Illustrations. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 429 pp View more info

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The Way of All Flesh

By: Butler, Samuel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Carlton House: N.D.

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 27171

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full black cloth, spine in seven compartments separated by gilt borders, gilt lettering on green panels in two compartments, reverse gilt lettering in one compartments, green and gilt decoration in remailder, green and gilt medallion on cover, top edge green, red printed endpapers. . Gilt on spine mildly faded, edges lightly worn, head or spine lightly chipped, otherwise fine; unmarked, tight, square, and clean. VERY GOOD. . World's Great Novels Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (iv), 410 pp View more info

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Messer Marco Polo

By: Byrne, Donn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1921

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 10037

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Full red cloth, gilt lettering on black panels on cover and spine, gilt decoration on cover and spine, t.e.g. (black), printed endpapers. . Corners slightly bumped, spine lightly sunned, else fine. VERY GOOD+ . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. (iv), 147, (8) pp View more info

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Old Creole Days Togethor with The Scenes of Cable's Romances by Lafcadio Hearn

By: Cable, George Washington

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1943

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 20632

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Quarter bound in red cloth over decorated boards, gilt lettering on spine, aeg (red). Illustrated with color plates by John O'Hara Cosgrave II. . Head of spine is slightly rubbed, gilt on spine faded, very slight age toning to upper edges of covers, else unmarked, tight, square and clean. In a VG- slipcase which is rubbed along the fore-edges. VERY GOOD. . Color drawings. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. xxxi, 224 pp View more info

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Valley of the Kings

By: Carter, Elizabeth Eliot

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton & Co, Inc: 1977

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 257

ISBN: 0525227776

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Quarter bound in black cloth over black boards, gilt lettering on spine.. Spine cocked, former owner's name neatly stamped on ffep, else fine. The unclipped dust jacket shows moderate shelf-wear. VERY GOOD/VERY GOOD . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (vii), 231 pp View more info

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The Horse's Mouth

By: Cary, Joyce

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1944

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22945

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine, fore-edge deckle.. Spine faded, top edge water-stained, else tight, square, and unmarked. GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 311 pp View more info

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When Knighthood Was In Flower: The Love Story of Charles Brandon and Mary Tudor

By: Caskoden, Edwin (pseudonym of Charles Major)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bowen-Merrill Company: 1898

Edition: First Edition Thus. Eleventh Printing

Seller ID: 14898

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering and decoration on spine, gilt lettering, embossed gilt, tan and black decoration on cover, t.e.g., white endpapers. Illustrated with 18 B&W glossy plates. . Spine professionally reinforced, new endpapers, otherwise unmarked, toght, square and clean. Portion of original dust jacket laid in. VERY GOOD. . B&W Plates. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. (x), 248, (15) pp View more info

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Stories from Homer

By: Church, Alfred J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co: N.D.

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22780

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full brown cloth, black lettering on spine, designs of Greek horsemen on cover . spine worn, water mark on top edge, else tight, unmarked, and clean. GOOD . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 307 pp View more info

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The Forever King

By: Cochran, Molly & Murphy, Warren

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Tom Doherty Associates: 1992

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 229

ISBN: 0312852274

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Quarter bound in green cloth over grey boards, silver lettering on spine. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in excellent, unmarked condition. FINE/FINE. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (iv), 364 pp View more info

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Deus lo Volt!: Chronicle of the Crusades

By: Connell, Evan S.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Counterpoint: 2000

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 25652

ISBN: 1582430659

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Quarter bound in red cloth over red boards, gilt lettering on cover and spine, fore-edge deckle, maps on endpapers. "A magisterial work of historical imagination-a stunningly immediate, first-person account of one soldier's experience of the defining war of Christendom.". Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. (viii), 462 pp View more info

The Leather Stocking Tales (Uncas Edition, Five Volumes)

By: Cooper, J. Fenimore

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Current Literature Publishing Company: N.D.

Edition: Uncas Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 27549

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full burgundy cloth, gilt lettering in gilt frame on spines. nd (c. 1910). Illustrated with B&W frontispieces. The volumes are: The Deerslayer; The Pathfinder; The Spy; The Pioneers; and The Prairie. . Heads, heels, corners, and edges mildly worn, else fine; tight, unmarked, square, and clean. VERY GOOD. . Frontispieces. 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Johanna; A Novel of the Van Gogh Family

By: Cooperstein, Claire

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1995

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 11160

ISBN: 0684802341

Condition: As New in Very Good+ dust jacket


Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall. 270 pp View more info

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Lancelot of the Lake

By: Corin Corley (Trans); Elspeth Kennedy (Intro)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition (?). First Printing

Seller ID: 173

ISBN: 0192817566

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's glossy wraps. A new translation from the Old French by Corin Corley. Introduction by Elspeth Kennedy. This is the first English translation of the original, short version of the Lancelot. The translation is based on Elspeth Kennedy's Clarendon edition of the Old French Lancelot du Lac. . The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square, and clean. Wraps show only minor shelf-wear, else as new. FINE. The World's Classics Series. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. (xx), (ii), 447, (2) pp View more info

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Sharpe's Escape: Richard Sharpe and the Bussaco Campaign, 1810

By: Cornwell, Bernard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harper: 2004

Edition: First Edition Thus. Later Printing

Seller ID: 25895

ISBN: 0060561556

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. Sharpe's Escape is the tenth historical novel in the Richard Sharpe series by Bernard Cornwell, published in 2004. Sharpe is embroiled in the British retreat through Portugal in 1810 from the defence of the Ridge at Bussaco to the Lines of Torres Vedras, where the French offensive was successfully halted. . Volume shows mild wear around spine, else fine. NEAR FINE.. Richard Sharpe Series. Vol. 10. Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall. (viii), 357, (3) pp View more info

The Tontine (Volume 2 only)

By: Costain, Thomas B.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Co.: 1955

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC). 1

Seller ID: 6773

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full gray cloth, gilt lettering on aqua panels on spine, TEG (aqua), fore-edge deckle. 8vo. 463 (467-930) pp. Illustrated with B&W drawings by Herbert Ryman. This is an unmarked copy, tight and square, spine moderately sunned, boards lightly sunned along top edge only. VERY GOOD. A tontine (named after Lorenzo Tonti, a Neapolitan banker fl. c. 1653) is a financial insurance gamble in which an initial investment by participants is pooled, with returns shared by all who survive. The death of participants over time enhances the annuities for those still living until just a sing... View more info

The Last Love

By: Costain, Thomas B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, Long Island, NY, Doubleday & Company: 1963

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 8781

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on black panel on spine, fore-edge deckle.. Boards lightly sunned, former owner's printed bookplate on fep, else fine. VERY GOOD.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 434 pp View more info

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THE SILVER CHALICE

By: Costain, Thomas B.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company: 1964

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 11261

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (vi), 533 pp View more info

What If? The World's Foremost Military Historians Imagine What Might Have Been.

By: Cowley, Robert (ed); Stephen Ambrose; David McCullough; James McPherson; John Keegan; et al.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Books: 1999

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 16986

ISBN: 0399145761

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. Essays by respected military historians, including Stephen Ambrose, David McCullough, James McPherson, and John Keegan, consider the consequences if history had turned out differently, such as if the weather on D-Day had been worse or if Washington had not escaped from Long Island.. VERY GOOD.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xiv, [2], 395, [1] pp View more info

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The Collected What If?: Eminent Historians Imagine What Might Have Been

By: Cowley, Robert (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 26385

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Publisher's full laminated illustrated cloth, illustrated endpapers. Includes essays by Stephen E. Ambrose; Caleb Carr; David McCullough; John Lukacs; John Keegan; James Bradley; Cecelia Holland; Alistair Horne; William H. McNeill; and others. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. Thick 8vo 8" to 9" tall. 827 pp View more info

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Via Crucis A Romance of the Second Crusade

By: Crawford, F. Marion

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1901

Edition: Special Edition. 1

Seller ID: 11086

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


B&W Illustrations. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 396 pp View more info