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TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

By: HARPER LEE

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Lippincott: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000205

Condition: Fine


Stated 18th printing in fine clean tight solid hardcover. Light wear to pages . 296 pages with green over brown boards. Very light wear to boards. Jacket is 19th printing and in very good clean condition and price clipped. This is very similar to the first printing but at shear fraction of the cost! View more info

To Kill a Mockingbird

By: HARPER LEE

Price: $300.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Lippincott: 1960

Seller ID: 100000304

Condition: Fine


A fine clean tight original first edition 18th impression (stated)-looks almost new .. Not a book club or reprint other variant but the actual printing! 296 pages, green spine and brown boards. These printings are very rare indeed and becoming harder to find.This is an extremely rare original of one of literature's great marvels! Comes with very good 18th stated jacket. The jacket has edge wear and light soiling to back panel. Overall a better found example tha... View more info

To Kill a Mockingbird

By: HARPER LEE

Price: $900.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Lippincott: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000434

Condition: Very Good


fabulous early stated second impression-(2nd) printing of the first edition in very good clean 296 page hardcover with facsimile jacket.Costing thousands less than the first printing one month earlier. Comes with slip case box cover and makes a handsome example for this Pulitzer Prize piece of literature. View more info

Monsieur Vincent

By: Henri Daniel Rops

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hawthorn: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000060

Condition: Very Good


gg/vg-x-library nice clean tight interrior-better than a paperback-stated first printing View more info

ANTHONY ADVERSE

By: Hervey ALLEN

Price: $25.00

Publisher: FARRAR RINEHART: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000047

Condition: Very Good


1224 PAGE-VERY GOOD NO JACKET CLEAN TIGHT NO MARKS ONLY NAME LABEL INSIDE-VERY LIGHT EDGE WEAR. ATTRACTIVE BOOK View more info

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The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony Including Public Addresses,her Own Letters,and Many from Her Contemporaries During Fifty Years

By: IDA Husted Harper

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Indianapolis and Kansas City, Bowen-merrill: 1899

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000363

Condition: Very Good


This is the 1899,1898 first printing in two volumes on the life of Susan B. Anthony by here dear and close friend Ida Huster. Both volumes are illustrated with portraits, pictures and homes,etc. A story of the evolution of the status of women they are in very clean solid tight unmarked hardcover with deckeld edges and gilt(gold) to the top pages. There is a gold medallion of Susan b. Anthony on each volume-GREEN BOARDS -1070 pages total. For 112 year old books they are ... View more info

THE PADEREWSKI PAPERS

By: IGNACE JAN PADEREWSKI

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Scribner: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000048

Condition: Fine


FINE/FINE- A QUALITY 405 PAGE HARDCOVER AND JACKET-LIGHT TANNING TO PAGES-JACKET LIGHT EDGE WEAR CHIPPING-OVERALL A VERY NICE ATTRACTIVE BOOK. View more info

LiVES OF DISTINGUISHED AMERICAN NAVAL OFFICERS VOL. II

By: J. FENIMORE COOPER

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, CARNEY AND HART: 1846

Edition: FIRST

Seller ID: 100000394

Condition: Very Good


A VERY GOOD PLUS HARDCOVER WITH GILT SYMBOLS AND DARK CLOTHE HARDCOVER. 246 PAGES WITH VERY LITTLE FOXING THROUGH OUT. AN ATTRACTIVE BOOK FOR IT'S AGE AND AN EARLY INTRINSIC WORK ON OUR COUNTRY'S NAVAL HISTORY! View more info

The Catcher in the Rye

By: J.d. Salinger

Price: $300.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Little Brown: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000413

Condition: Very Good


Fabulous! This is a stated September 1951 PRINTING of the first edition 1951(months after the first printing,not book club or reprint) in very clean solid 277 page original hardcover, not book club,etc.This book is for it's age a rarity to find. Crisp white pages and boards with no fading to spine. No marks or writing inside only light spot to bottom edge of several pages does not effect text block. In fine clean later state 1952 jacket. A Less expensive alternat... View more info

The Catcher in the Rye

By: J.d. Salinger

Price: $400.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Little Brown: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000412

Condition: Very Good


Stated august (7th) printing of the first edition original 1951 year 277 page hardcover.This was published one month after the first printing! This is a very clean unmarked book with bright attractive boards for age. No names ,writing,labels etc., and not a book club or other variant. Great price for this first year publishing especially in fine condition and great alternative to extremely expensive first edition. Comes with facsimile jacket to protect the book. AN ORI... View more info

Treblinka

By: Jean-FRANCOIS STEINER

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000043

Condition: Very Good


RARE WORK ON THIS TRAGIC PRISON DURING NAZI HOLOCOST. VG/VG , 415 PAGES HISTORICAL TO SAY THE LEAST View more info

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We Can Have Peace in the Holy Land

By: Jimmy Carter

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Simon and Schuster: 2009

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000398

Condition: Fine


signed fine/fine, 228 pages,like new copy and jacket signed by Jimmy Carter on the title page. A treasure for years to come! View more info

White House Witness 1942-1945

By: Jonathan Daniels

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Doubleday: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000231

Condition: Fine


fine/fine a splendid example 300 page hardover and jacket! View more info

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Catch-22

By: Joseph Heller

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NEW Jersey, Simon and Schuster: 1961

Seller ID: 100000411

Condition: Very Good


near fine clean bright tight square stated third printing of the first edition. for those who want a better than expected copy 50 year old book! A true piece of history! View more info

Knights of the Black Cross

By: Joseph V. Mizrahi

Price: $30.00

Publisher: California, Sentry Books: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 100000262

Condition: Fine


bright clean near fine hardcover with outstanding photos. The planes and the aces who flew them are totally fascinating. View more info

Rabble in Arms

By: Kenneth Roberts

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1947

Seller ID: 100000071

Condition: Fine


fine/vg-The story of our fight for independance from the British. Fine clean hardcover and very good jacket of Washington leading troops- 588 pages including endpaper maps of the theater of operations 1775-1776-1777. View more info

cole:a biographical essay

By: kimball/gill

Price: $30.00

Publisher: new york, holt rinehart winston: 1971

Edition: first

Seller ID: 389903


1971 first edition in very good clean 289 page hardcover loaded with fabulous photos and very good jacket-lights up any book shelf View more info

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

By: LEE, harper

Price: $750.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Lippincott: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2447

Condition: Very Good


The unique 5th (fifth) printing STATED-VERY RARE PRINTING of To Kill a Mockingbird -AN ORIGINAL PIECE OF HISTORY! Book is rated very good clean bright hardcover. A Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Harper Lee published in 1960. This is a very clean attractive book in green over brown boards -296 pages and the real trade first edition fifth printing.Only months after first! Comes with beautiful replica jacket that would" light up" any book shelf. It was ins... View more info

To Kill a Mockingbird

By: Lee,harper

Price: $800.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Lippincott: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000023

Condition: Fine


J. B. Lippincott Company, 1960. stated 8th Impression of Lee's classic Pulitzer Prize winning novel. This is printed only months after the first printing! Book is in fine clean interrior condition(looks new) with tight binding,296 pages. Very good condition boards with no wear. Comes with seldom found fine clean original eighth printing jacket with mylar protected wrapper( clipped). Not a book club or other variant. This is a very exquisite condition early printing... View more info

The Fourth Corner

By: Lelah Jackson Edson

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Washington, Cox Brothers: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000395

Condition: Fine


1951 SIGNED BY AUTHOR EDSON AND NUMBER 1777 HARDCOVER FIRST PRINTING IN FINE HARDCOVER WITH VERY GOOD JACKET. ENDPAPER MAPS OF BRTISH COLUMBIAN AND NORTH WASHINGTON STATE. A SPENDID SIGNED COPY. View more info

Bethel Merriday

By: Lewis, Sinclair

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Doubleday: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 838

Condition: Fine


fine/vg 1940 in near fine clean 390 page hardcover with good unclipped jacket!! A wonderful first from lewis View more info

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THE PATH TO POWER(SIGNED MARGARET THATCHER!)

By: MARGARET THATCHER

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, HARPER COLLINS: 1995

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 7789654

Condition: FINE


FINE CLEAN656 PAGE HARDCOVER WITH FINE MYLAR PROTECTED JACKET INCLUDE TIPPED IN SIGNATURE BOOK PLATE SIGNED BY MARGARET THATCHER IN BOLD BLUE PEN. A TRUE TREASURE OF ENGLISH HISTORY! View more info

The Path to Power

By: Margaret Thatcher

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Harper Collins: 1995

Seller ID: 100000344

Condition: As New


SIGNED fine(AS NEW) clean bright hardcover and fine jacket mylar protected. Signed by Margaret Thatcher on book plate laid in featuring the London Tower. A wonderful clollectable in pristine condition signed treasure . View more info

The Path to Power

By: Margaret Thatcher

Price: $110.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Harper Collins: 1995

Seller ID: 100000345

Condition: Fine


Signed Autographed copy by Margaret Thatcher on a London Tower book plate laid in on half title page. In fine clean bright attractive 656 page hardcover (light rubbing to label on spine else near new). Comes with silken page holder. A very nice Signed copy from this extraordinary woman! View more info

ST. PETER

By: Michael GRANT

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Scribner: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000041

Condition: Fine


FINE/FINE-BEAUTIFUL BRIGHT FRESH CLEAN HARDCOVER AND JACKET-A STELLAR COPY View more info

LAWRENCE & OPPENHEIMER

By: NuEL PHARR DAVIS

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Simon and Schuster: 1968

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 100000249

Condition: Fine


FINE/VG+ SUPERB 1968 HARDCOVER AND JACKET 384 PAGES THAT SURE BEATS A PAPERBACK! View more info

THE BURLESQUE NAPLEON

By: Philip W. Sergeant

Price: $1,595.00

Publisher: London, T. WERNER LAURIE: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 100000217

Condition: Very Good


1905 VERY GOOD CLEAN TIGHT MAROON HARDCOVER -GILT EMBOSSED LETTERING-FULLY ILLUSTRATED-DECKLED EDGES,GILT TOP PAGES , NO PLATES, MARKS,ETC., A VERY ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A SPECIAL PERSONAL LETTER IN FRENCH SIGNED BY JEROME BONAPARTE(ALSO INCLUDED IT'S TRANSLATION TO ENGLISH) FROM HIS YEARS AS TERRITORIAL GOVERNOR ! (HAS SPECIAL LAID IN POCKET BUILT IN BOOK FOR THIS LETTER) A ONE OF A KIND BOOK WITH RARE ORIGINAL LETTER FROM THIS HISTORICAL PERSON AND A N EXTREME ONE OF A... View more info

Woman and Puppet

By: Pierre Louys

Price: $30.00

Publisher: PRIvate: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000381

Condition: Fine


near fine clean hardcover 1930 private printing. great price! View more info

The New History of Count Zosimus Sometime Advocate of the Treafury of the Roamn Empire

By: Printed for Joseph Hindmarsh

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, Joseph Hindmarsh Bookfeller: 1684

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000372

Condition: Very Good


1684 publishing with the notes of the Oxford edition in six books to whicjh is prefixed Leunclaviu's Apology of the author. In exceptional 416 page gilt edged hardcover rebound(19th century) in 3/4 red leather with five raised bands on spine tooled in compartment and new endpapers. An extremely well preserved 400 year old work offered at a great price! View more info

The Service the Memories of General Reinhard Gehlen

By: Reinhard Gehlen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, WORLD: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000236

Condition: Fine


stated first-fine/fine a superb quality 386 page hardcover and jacket endpaper maps, 386 pages View more info