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The Rife in America

By: Sharpe, Philip B.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Fairfax, VA, The National Rifle Association By Odysseus Editions, Inc.: 1995

Edition: Special Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 14636

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Bound in publisher's full black leather, spine in six compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, gilt borders and decoration on covers. Silk ribbon marker bound in. a.e.g. Illustrated with hundreds of B&W photographs and drawings. This is a volume in The Firearms Classics Library of The National Rifle Association and its National Firearms Museum, privately printed for members of the Firearms Classics Library. Film was prepared from an original 1938 edition. The book was printed and bound by Quebecor Graphics/Sherwood. The text paper ... View more info

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Two Plays for Puritans: The Devil's Disciple and Caesar and Cleopatra

By: Shaw, George Bernard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1979

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 18673

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full red leather, decorated with 22kt gilt, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering or decoration in each compartment, intricate gilt decoration on both covers, a.e.g., orange moire silk endpapers, printed on archival paper, silk ribbon marker bound in, Smythe sewn, with concealed muslin joints. Illustrated with b&w drawings by George Him and a color frontispiece of George Bernard Shaw. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unread, unmarked, tight, square and clean. AS NEW.. The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. B&W drawings. Small 4to... View more info

Two Plays for Puritans: The Devil's Disciple and Caesar and Cleopatra

By: Shaw, George Bernard

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1979

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 23845

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full red leather, decorated with 22kt gilt, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, intricate gilt decoration on both covers, a.e.g., orange moire silk endpapers, printed on archival paper, silk ribbon marker bound in, Smythe sewn, with concealed muslin joints. Illustrated with B&W drawings by George Him and a color frontispiece portrait of George Bernard Shaw. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unread, unmarked, tight, square and clean. AS NEW.. The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. ... View more info

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Oedipus the King

By: Sophocles

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1980

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 16581

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full brown leather accented in 22kt gold, four raised bands on spine, printed on archival paper, a.e.g., peach silk moire endpapers, satin ribbon marker bound in, Smythe sewn, concealed joints. Illustrated with wood engravings by Demetrios Galanis and with an introduction by Thorton Wilder. Greek text translated into English verse by Francis Storr. Oedipus the King is an Athenian tragedy by Sophocles that was first performed around 429 BC. Of his three Theban Plays that deal with Oedipus, Oedipus the King was the second to be written. However, in terms of the chronology of event... View more info

Oedipus the King

By: Sophocles

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1980

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 18425

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full burgundy leather, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering or decoration in each compartment, intricate gilt decoration on both covers, pink moire silk endpapers, printed on archival paper, silk ribbon marker bound in, Smyth sewn, and with concealed muslin joints to ensure the highest quality binding, a.e.g. Illustrated with full-page full color plates by Demetrios Galanis. Oedipus the King is an Athenian tragedy by Sophocles that was first performed around 429 BC. Of his three Theban Plays that deal with Oedipus, Oedipus the King was the second to ... View more info

Oedipus the King

By: Sophocles

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1980

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 23847

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full brown leather, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, intricate gilt decoration on both covers, black moire silk endpapers, printed on archival paper, silk ribbon marker bound in, Smyth sewn, and with concealed muslin joints to ensure the highest quality binding, a.e.g. Illustrated with numerous wood engravings by Demetrios Galanis. The Greek text translated into English verse by Francis Storr. Introduction by Thornton Wilder. Oedipus the King (is an Athenian tragedy by Sophocles that was first per... View more info

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Odd John: A Story between Jest and Earnest

By: Stapledon, Olaf

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1987

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 24871

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full green 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 sewing and concealed muslin joints. Color and pen-and-ink illustrations by Wendy Snow-Lang. William Olaf Stapledon (1886 – 1950), known as Olaf Stapledon, was a British philosopher and author of influential works of science fiction. Stapledon's writings directly influenced Arthur C. Clarke, Brian Aldiss, Stanislaw Lem, Bertrand Russell,... View more info

Of Mice and Men

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1977

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 23857

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Publisher's full dark brown leather accented in 22kt gold, spine in four compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, gilt decoration on covers, printed on archival paper, a.e.g., moire silk endpapers, silk ribbon marker bound in, Smythe sewn, concealed joints. Illustrated with color drawings by Fletcher Martin and with an Introduction by John T. Winterich. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unread, unmarked, tight, square, and clean. AS NEW. . The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. Color Drawings. 4to 11" - 1... View more info

The Life & Opinions of Tristram Shandy

By: Sterne, Laurence

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1980

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 23833

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Publisher's full dark brown leather accented in 22kt gold, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in one compartment, gilt tooling in remainder, printed on archival paper, a.e.g., tan silk moire endpapers, silk ribbon marker bound in, Smythe sewn, concealed joints. Illustrated with color drawings by T. M. Cleland and with an Introduction by Christopher Morley. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, unread, tight, square, and clean. AS NEW. . The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. Color drawings. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xiv, 44... View more info

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gent.

By: Sterne, Laurence

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1980

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 8125

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Publisher's full dark brown leather accented in 22kt gold, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in one compartment, gilt tooling in remainder, printed on archival paper, a.e.g., tan silk moire endpapers, silk ribbon marker bound in, Smythe sewn, concealed joints. Illustrated with color drawings by T. M. Cleland and with an Introduction by Christopher Morley. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition; unmarked, unread, tight, square and clean. AS NEW.. The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. Color Drawings. 4to 11" - 13" tall. xiv, 444 pp View more info

The Black Arrow: A Tale of the Two Roses

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1991

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 18438

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Full black leather, gilt borders, lettering, and decoration on covers, color paste-down on cover, spine in four compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartment, gilt decoration in remainder, a.e.g., silk moire endpapers, silk ribbon marker bound in. Illustrated with color frontispiece and color plates by N. C. Wyeth. . The volume is in almost perfect, pristine condition, unread, unmarked, tight, square and clean, slight shadow of removed bookplate on ffep, else as new. FINE.. Color Plates. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. xii, 328 pp View more info

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Gulliver's Travels: An Account of the Four Voyages into Several Remote Nations of the World. Now Written Down by Jonathan Swift

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1976

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 18547

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Publisher's full tan leather, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in one compartment, gilt tooling in remainder, gilt tooling and borders on covers, a.e.g., silk moire endpapers, silk ribbon marker bound in. Illustrated with wood engravings by Fritz Eichenberg. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, unread, tight, square and clean. AS NEW.. The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. Wood Engravings. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xv, (i), 343 pp View more info

Gulliver's Travels: An Account of the Four Voyages into Several Remote Nations of the World. Now Written Down by Jonathan Swift

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1976

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 27479

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full tan leather, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in one compartment, gilt tooling in remainder, gilt tooling and borders on covers, a.e.g., silk moire endpapers, silk ribbon marker bound in. Illustrated with wood engravings by Fritz Eichenberg.. Former owner's embossed seal on title page, otherwise the volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, unread, tight, square and clean. AS NEW.. The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. Wood Engravings. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xv, (i), 343 pp View more info

Vanity Fair

By: Thackeray, William Makepeace

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1979

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 18440

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Publisher's full blue leather, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt borders and decoration in the remainder, intricate gilt decoration on covers, a.e.g., cream moire silk endpapers, silk ribbon marked bound in, printed on acid-free archival paper. Illustrated with color frontispiece and two hundred drawings made by the author for the first edition (1847). Introduction by John T. Winterich. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unread, unmarked, tight, square and clean. AS NEW.. The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. Col... View more info

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Vanity Fair

By: Thackeray, William Makepeace

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1979

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 27470

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full blue leather, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt borders and decoration in the remainder, intricate gilt decoration on covers, a.e.g., cream moire silk endpapers, silk ribbon marked bound in, printed on acid free archival paper. Illustrated with color frontispiece and two hundred drawings made by the author for the first edition (1847). Introduction by John T. Winterich. . Former owner's embossed seal on title page, otherwise the volume is in perfect, pristine condition; unread, unmarked, tight, square and clean. N... View more info

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Secret Court Memoirs (Edition de Grand Luxe, ten volumes, complete).

By: The Princess Lamballe, The Duchesse d'Orleans, Count Mirabeau, Madame Ducrest, Madame de Hausset, et al.

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: Paris and Boston, The Grolier Society: N.D. (cir. 1904)

Edition: Limited Edition. First Printing.

Seller ID: 11498

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket, as issued.


Limited, numbered Edition de Grand Luxe (This is No. 776 of only 1000 sets). Magnificently bound in half red crushed morocco over marbled boards, spines in six compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, gilt borders on covers, marbled endpapers, t.e.g. Profusely illustrated with tissue-protected plates. nd (c. 1904). This complete ten-volume set includes: (A) Secret Memoirs of the Court of Berlin, or The Character of the King of Prussia, his Ministers, Mistresses, Generals, Courtiers, Favourites, and the Royal Family of Prussia, by ... View more info

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Barchester Towers

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, The Waverley Book Company: (cir. 1900)

Edition: Reprint. Later Printing

Seller ID: 27141

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Burgundy half morocco over red linen boards, spine in six compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, t.e.g., marbled endpapers. Illustrated with eight full-page, B&W plates by F. C. Tilney. nd (cir. 1900).. Minor shelf-wear only, else fine; unmarked, tight, square, and clean. NEAR FINE. . B&W Plates. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. iv, 475, (1) pp View more info

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The Small House At Arlington

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, The Waverley Book Company: (cir. 1900)

Edition: Reprint. Later Printing

Seller ID: 27144

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Burgundy half morocco over red linen boards, spine in six compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, t.e.g., marbled endpapers. Illustrated with 18 full-page, B&W plates by Sir John E. Millais. nd (cir. 1900).. Minor shelf-wear only, else fine; unmarked, tight, square, and clean. NEAR FINE. . B&W Plates. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. x, 492 pp View more info

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Doctor Thorne

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, The Waverley Book Company: (cir. 1900)

Edition: Reprint. Later Printing

Seller ID: 27145

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Burgundy half morocco over red linen boards, spine in six compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, t.e.g., marbled endpapers. Illustrated with eight full-page, B&W plates by H. L. Shindler. nd (cir. 1900).. Minor shelf-wear only, else fine; unmarked, tight, square, and clean. NEAR FINE. . B&W Plates. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. vi, 514 pp View more info

Fathers and Sons

By: Turgenev, Ivan

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1977

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 23911

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Publisher's full black leather, decorated with 22kt gilt, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in one compartment, gilt tooling in remainder, intricate gilt decoration on both covers, a.e.g., purple moire silk endpapers, printed on archival paper, silk ribbon marker bound in, Smythe sewn, and with concealed muslin joints. Illustrated with B&W wood engravings by Fritz Eichenberg. Translated from the Russian by Constance Garnett. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unread, unmarked, tight, square and clean. AS NEW. . The 100 Greatest Books Ever Writ... View more info