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(SIGNED EDGAR WALLACE!)The Books Of Bart

By: edgar wallace

Price: $300.00

Publisher: london, ward locke: 1929

Edition: first edition

Inscription: signed

Seller ID: 92337784

Condition: good plus


marvelous true Edgar Wallace(author of King Kong) 256 page first edition signed by autghor on the half title page from 1929 London publishing. No writinG OR marks etc. View more info

A Gallery of Women (2 volumes)

By: Theodore Dreiser

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Horace Liveright: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000375

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED FIRST EDITION TWO VOLUMES NUMBERED 512 AND AUTHOR'S SIGNATURE OVER NUMBERED PAGE. IN VERY GOOD CLEAN TIGHT HARDCOVERS AND OFFERED AT A GREAT PRICE! View more info

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ACROSS THE RIVER AND INTO THE TREES

By: Ernest Hemingway

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, SRIBNERS: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5000017

Condition: Fine


1950 FINE/VERY GOOD, NEAR FINE CLEAN HARDCOVER ,308 PAGES WITH HEMINGWAY PHOTO ON BACK PANEL,ONLY FORMER OWNER'S BOOKPLATE INSIDE ELSE TIGHT AND SQUARE, JACKET HAS MINOR EDGE WEAR. A NICE COPY FOR ANY BOOK SHELF. View more info

Adirondack Country

By: William Chapman White

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Knopf: 1983

Edition: Eighth

Seller ID: 100000308

Condition: Very Good


FIRST printing with proper coding. vg/g clean tight hardcover (0nly name inside)with good jacket.Great price! View more info

All Things Wise and Wonderful

By: James Herriot

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, ST. Martins Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000224

Condition: Fine


first edition, no other dates on copyright, in fine/nf book. a very attractive clean square first printing View more info

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AN ESSAY ON CRIME AND PUNISHMENT (1778!) VOLTAIRE

By: VOLTAIRE

Price: $300.00

Publisher: edinburgh london, w. gordon and w. creech: 1778

Edition: first

Seller ID: 540923212

Condition: good+


fabulous original leather bound 1778 hardcover from Voltaire(translated from Italian with commentary) on his theorems on crimes and punishment from 1778! In brown calves skin leather in good condition for age . Five raised bands on spine with red title label and gilt ruled along all five bands. Very rare 1778 original printing! View more info

An Essay on Crimes and Punishments

By: Voltaire

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W. Gordon and W. Creech: 1778

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000295

Condition: Good


full calf leather binding,five raised bands, red label laid in compartment. A wonderful first of this fabulous work with light wear to case, staining to edges of endpapers only, missing front free endpaper,text block clean, binding tight. 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

Artic Passage

By: William Hunt

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Scribners: 1975

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000222

Condition: Fine


stated first-fine/vg- a very bright clean attractive first printing in very good clean jacket unclipped! View more info

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Audubon's Birds Of America (The Audubon Society Baby Elephant Folio)

By: Roger Tory Peterson

Price: $350.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Artabras/harison House: 1981

Seller ID: 6000037

Condition: Fine


1981 HUGE HARDCOVER in fine clean large(folio sized)450 page hardcover loaded with OVER 900 color plates of all the fabulous birds . It is over 20 pounds in weight and in pristine clean like new condition. Each color plate is a picture in itself and the birds jump out at you. It would lightup any bookshelf! The large color plates of all the birds are magnificinet to behold and realistic. 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

Brave Men

By: Ernie Pyle

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Henry Holt: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1000004

Condition: Fine


1944 near fine -only former owmer's book plate inside-otherwise clean tight and attractive. View more info

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Catch 22 (first printng)

By: Joseph Heller

Price: $800.00

Publisher: NEW Jersey, Simon and Schuster: 1961

Seller ID: 100000411

Condition: Very Good


Stated first printing in very good clean bright tight square first edition. With price clipped original jacket showing a young Heller.For those who want a better 50 year old first printing book! A true piece of history! View more info

Cupid's Arrows

By: Rudyard Kipling

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus: 1900

Edition: FIRST

Seller ID: 100000297

Condition: Very Good


vg/-, marron hardcover, bright clean tight binding and case, newspaper articles laid in, chipped half title, otherwise quite new looking View more info

Disraeli

By: Robert Blake

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, ST. Martins: 1967

Edition: First AMERICAN EDITION

Seller ID: 100000274

Condition: Fine


fine/g a very nice hardcover and jacket. View more info

EINSTEIN A THE LIFE IAND TIMES

By: Clark RONALD

Price: $20.00

Publisher: WORLD: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1000000072

Condition: Fine


FINE/NG-AN EXCELLENT HARDCOVER COPY 718 PAGES -NO MARKS TEARS, NAMES.ETC. View more info

Fra Angelico

By: Langton Douglas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, George Bell: 1900

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000367

Condition: Very Good


very good clean attractive 1900 hardcover loaded with wonderful contemporary illustrations. View more info

FREDERIC REMINGTON'S OWN OUTDOORS

By: Harold McCracken

Price: $30.00

Publisher: DIAL PRESS: 1964

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 100000050

Condition: Fine


FINE/VG-LOADED WITH SPECTACULAR PAINTINGS AND SKETCHES. VERY ATTRACTIVE BRIGHT BOOK. View more info

Frederick Remington Artist of the Old West

By: Harold mcCracken

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lippincott: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000064

Condition: Fine


stated first edition in near fine hardcover and jacket-only tape shadow on inside ffep otherwise clean and bright with over 80 reproductions and 32 in full color! A work of art unto itself! View more info

Gone with the Wind

By: Mitchell

Price: $290.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MacMillan: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5000024

Condition: Very Good


This classic film narrates the love between Scarlett O'Hara and Rhett Butler during the American civil war. It's the history of a selfish woman who doesn't want to admit her feelings about the man she loves, and finally loses him. The epic tale of a woman's life during one of the most tumultuous periods in America's history. From her young, innocent days on a feudalistic plantation to the war-torn streets of Atlanta; from her first love whom she has always desired to three husbands; from the utmost luxury to absolute starvation and poverty; from her innocence to her understanding and comprehen... View more info

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Gone With the Wind

By: Mitchell, Margaret

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MacMillan: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2543

Condition: Very Good


1936 FIRST EDITION CLEAN BRIGHT ATTRACTIVE 1037 ORIGINAL JULY HARDCOVER THAT WILL LIGHT UP ANY BOOK SHELF or makes a super gift! It is the only novel by Mitchell published during her lifetime, and it took her ten years to write it. The novel is one of the most popular books of all time, selling more than 30 million copies (see list of best-selling books). Over the years, the novel has also been analyzed for its symbolism and treatment of mythological archetypes.[2][3] Time magazine included the novel in its TIME 100 Best English-language Novels from 1923 to 2005.[4] View more info

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GONE WITH THE WIND

By: margaret mitchell

Price: $400.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MACMILLAN: 1936

Edition: FIRST EDITION

Seller ID: 109823100

Condition: VERY GOOD


VERY GOOD/VERY GOOD-A VERY CLEAN BRIGHT JUNE FIRST EDITION OF GONE WITH THE WIND,VERY CLEAN TIGHT, NO MARKS, WRITING ETC. 1037 PAGES WITH VERY GOOD FIRST YEAR JACKET PROTECTED IN MYLAR COVER THAT WILL LIGHT UP ANY BOOK SHELF! View more info

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GONE WITH THE WIND

By: Mitchell

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MacMillan: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1856

Condition: Very Good


1936 JUNE HARDCOVER AND JACKET WITH REVIEWS ON THE BACK PANEL. BOOK IS CLEAN AND TIGHT AS IS JACKET - A REAL SPECIAL BOOK THAT WOULD MAKE A TREMENDOUS ADDITION TO ANY LIBRARY! View more info

Gone with the Wind

By: Margaret Mitchell

Price: $575.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MacMillan: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5000018

Condition: Very Good


1936,vg/vg, rare dust jacketed JUNE very good hardcover,Jacket has reviews on back and unclipped, very clean and tight, 1037 pages,a quality first for those who want better quality and which that is only getting harder to find especially with jacket. A monumental classic considered by many to be not only the greatest love story ever written, but also the greatest Civil War saga. Margaret Mitchell's Gone with the Wind is the bestselling novel of all time, and her unforgettable characters have become American icons. One of the most important books in American literary history, Mitchell's Civil... View more info

Gone with the Wind

By: Mitchell, Margaret

Price: $320.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MacMillan: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1556

Condition: Very Good


This classic film narrates the love between Scarlett O'Hara and Rhett Butler during the American civil war. It's the history of a selfish woman who doesn't want to admit her feelings about the man she loves, and finally loses him. The epic tale of a woman's life during one of the most tumultuous periods in America's history. From her young, innocent days on a feudalistic plantation to the war-torn streets of Atlanta; from her first love whom she has always desired to three husbands; from the utmost luxury to absolute starvation and poverty; from her innocence to her understanding and comprehen... View more info

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Gone with the Wind

By: Margaret Mitchell

Price: $850.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MacMillan: 1936

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000204

Condition: Very Good


VG+/- RARE MAY PRITNING IN VERY GOOD CLEAN 1037 PAGE HARDCOVER -VERY LIGHT EDGE WEAR, NO MARKS,WRITING,plates,ETC. Comes with later year printing jacket(reviews on the back) that is price clipped. Great price vs condition for this exceedingly rare May book. Will light up any book shelf! View more info

Hand-book of Ready Reference

By: Andrew A. Gardenier

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Springfield,mass., King-richardson: 1897

Edition: FIRST

Seller ID: 100000299

Condition: Good


Contains many monochrome wood engravings and two intricate full colour cut-away/pop-ups of Horses and Cattle. 636 pages, good clean tight binding, great historical reference. View more info

HOPES AND DREAMS THE STORY OF BARACK OBAMA

By: Steve Dougherty

Price: $110.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, BLACK DOG AND LEVENTHAL: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000254

Condition: Fine


F/F - first edition hardcover-PROTECTED IN MYLAR COVER A PIECE OF HISTORY! View more info

James Boswell the early Years 1740-1769

By: Frederick A. Pottle

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Mcgraw Hill: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000225

Condition: Fine


fine/fine/ stated first, fine clean unmarked bright hardcover and jacket-the best to be found! 606 pages 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