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A Masque of Reason, (Signed by the author)

by Frost, Robert

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Arabesque Books
Published
1945
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$675.00

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New York: Henry Holt and Company, (1945), 1945. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Thin 8vo. 23 pages. Stated first printing. Signed by Robert Frost on the front free end paper and dated Cambridge, May 1945. Signed only, not inscribed to anyone. No former owner's names or marks, a very clean copy. … Read more
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$675.00
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Bech At Bay: A Quasi-Novel, (Signed)

by Updike, John

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Arabesque Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Fine
Item Price
$60.00

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Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press, (1998), 1998. Hardcover. Very Fine. 8vo. 241 pages. Signed by the author on the limitation page and numbered. Limited to 1100 copies. Bound in full genuine leather with gilt decorations and raised bands on the spine. All edges are gilt. Includes silk moire end papers and a satin ribbon… Read more
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$60.00
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London/New York: The Nonesuch Press/Random House, 1963. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. Large 8vo. Bernard Salomon. Complete in three volumes. Illustrated. Each volume protected in new mylar. Original beautiful cloth bindings with gilt decorations. No previous owner's names or marks. A very attractive, gift quality set.
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$160.00
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The Battle of Midway: the Naval Institute Guide to the U.S. Navy's Greatest Victory

by Hone, Thomas C.

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Arabesque Books
Published
2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781612511269
Item Price
$45.00

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Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, (2013), 2013. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. pp. xx, 1-360, [3]. Illustrated. First printing. Dust jacket protected in a new mylar sleeve. Dust jacket has a 1/2" closed tear, otherwise bright and attractive. Binding and interior of book are like new, no former owner's names or marks.… Read more
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$45.00
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An Illustrated History of New Mexico

by Chavez, Thomas E.

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Arabesque Books
Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780870812651
Item Price
$40.00

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Niwot, Colorado: University Press of Colorado, (1992), 1992. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to. pp. xii, [2], 1-253. Illustrated, includes more than two hundred rare photographs. First Edition, First printing. Dust jacket protected in a new mylar sleeve. No previous owner's names or marks. A very clean, attractive, solid copy.
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$40.00
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Memoirs of the Life, Character and Writings of the Late Reverend Philip Doddridge, D.D. of Northampton

by Doddridge, Philip

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Arabesque Books
Published
1766
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$350.00

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London: Printed by J. Eddowes, 1766. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. pp. xvi, 1-307, 4 pages of books written by and ads. Frontispiece of the author. Stated Second Edition. Early full leather binding, spine with raised bands and title label. Binding is worn at corners and edges, inner and outer hinges are cracked, but holding.… Read more
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$350.00
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The First Anesthetic: The Story of Crawford Long

by Boland, Frank Kells

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Arabesque Books
Published
1968
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
$40.00

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Athens, Georgia: University of Georgia Press, (1968), 1968. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo. pp. xv, 160. Illustrated. Dust jacket protected in a mylar sleeve. Dust jacket has slight edge browning, not price clipped. Binding and interior of book are in solid, tight, clean shape.
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$40.00
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Damn Good Dogs!: The Real Story of Uga, the University of Georgia's Bulldog Mascots

by Seiler, Sonny; Hannon, Kent

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Arabesque Books
Published
2011
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780820340883
Item Price
$50.00

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Athens and London: University of Georgia Press, (2011), 2011. 1st Edition . Hardcover. New/New. Square 4to. pp. xv, [2], 4-261. Highly Illustrated. First Edition, First Printing with the "1" in the number sequence of the University of Georgia Press edition. Earlier editions were published by Hill Street Press and Sports Publishing LLC. Dust jacket… Read more
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$50.00
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Lexington, VA.: Published By Order of the Board of Visitors, 1878. Soft cover. Fair/No Jacket. Small 8vo. 59 pages. Apparent 7th edition, May, 1878. Protected in a plastic sleeve. List of academic staff, necrology, assistant professors, military staff, and steward. Appendix showing graded standing in each subject and in general merit of the graduating… Read more
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$295.00
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My Health is Better in November: Thirty-Five Stories of Hunting and Fishing in the South

by Babcock, Havilah

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Arabesque Books
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$50.00

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Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1948. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Large 8vo. Augusta Rembert Wittkowsky. 284 pages. Illustrated. Second Printing. Dust Jacket protected in a new mylar sleeve, price clipped. Dust jacket has fraying at top and bottom of spine and slight browning, otherwise attractive. Book has former owner's name on the… Read more
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$50.00
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Mr. Scoodle-Do and His Many Adventures, (Inscribed)

by Hall, Minerva

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Arabesque Books
Published
1927
Condition
Poor
Item Price
$185.00

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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1927), 1927. Hardcover. Poor/No Jacket. 4to. Herman Lui Drucklieb. Unpaginated. Illustrated in black & white. Illustrated end papers. Introduction by John Martin. Most likely a first edition, but not noted as such. Inscribed on the front free end paper to an individual, dated January 6, 1928 and… Read more
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$185.00
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Clean Old-Fashioned Hate, (Signed)

by Cromartie, Bill

Seller
Arabesque Books
Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780873971218
Item Price
$105.00

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Huntsville, Alabama: Strode Publishers, (1971), 1977. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 353 pages. Illustrated. Signed by the author on the front free end paper, not inscribed to anyone, signed, "Best Wishes - Bill Cromartie". Dust jacket protected in a new mylar sleeve, not price clipped. Dust jacket has very minor edge… Read more
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$105.00
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Forgotten Thursdays

by Jackson, J. G.

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Arabesque Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$95.00

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John Jackson, 1971. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Square 8vo. George Fuller. Unpaginated, (39 pages). Illustrated with very artistic, black & white drawings. Binding has slight soiling. Protected in new mylar. Interior of book is very clean, no former owner's names or marks. Interesting and unusual poetry book with 1960's, early… Read more
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$95.00
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Havana Legendary Cigars, (New in the publisher's shrink wrap)

by del Todesco, Charles

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Arabesque Books
Published
2014
Condition
New
ISBN
9781614282266
Item Price
$75.00

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U.S.A.: Assouline Publishing, 2014. Hardcover. New/New. Folio - 12" tall. Illustrated. Sealed in the publisher's original shrink wrap, never opened. A very handsome, brand new, gift quality copy.
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$75.00
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From May to Christmas at Thorne Hill

by Sanford, Mrs. D. P.

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Arabesque Books
Published
1882
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$60.00

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New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, (1882), 1882. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo. pp. iv, 5-201. Illustrated with line drawings. Many full page illustrations. Cloth binding protected in new mylar. Very attractive gilt decorated front cover and spine. All edges are gilt. Previous owner's name and date of… Read more
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$60.00
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William T. Sherman: American Crisis Biographies

by Robins, Edward

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Arabesque Books
Published
1905
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$45.00

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Philadelphia: George W. Jacobs & Company, (1905), 1905. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo. 352 pages. Frontispiece. Two Page Map. Book protected in new mylar. Minor corner wear to binding corners and edges. Faint damp stain on a few pages. Rear inner hinge cracked, but holding strong. Book is solid,… Read more
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$45.00
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Martinsville, Virginia: Author, 1925. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo. 332 pages plus Index. Frontispiece. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author to her cousin. Damp staining along bottom 2" of book and in some cases along interior gutter. Minor foxing on a few pages. Previous owner's notes and marks. A few… Read more
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$175.00
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Savannah Furniture 1735-1825, (Signed by the Author)

by Theus, Mrs. Charlton M.

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Arabesque Books
Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$40.00

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Mrs. Charlton M. Theus, (1967), 1967. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine. Small 8vo. pp. xi, [3], 3-100. Includes index. Illustrated. Bound with stiff wraps, protected in new mylar. Signed by the author on the title page. Signed only, not inscribed to anyone. A study of furniture made in and shipped… Read more
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$40.00
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Dreamgirl: My Life As a Supreme

by Wilson, Mary

Seller
Arabesque Books
Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780312219598
Item Price
$75.00

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New York: St Martins Press, (1986), 1986. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. pp. xii, 1-292. Illustrated. Signed by the author, Mary Wilson, on the front free end paper. Signed only, not inscribed to anyone. First Edition, First Printing with the "1" in the number sequence. Dust jacket protected in a… Read more
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$75.00
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Ben-Hur A Tale of the Christ

by Wallace, Lew.

Seller
Arabesque Books
Published
1880
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$265.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, (1880), 1880. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 552 pages with 12 pages of ads. First Edition, most likely second printing or very early printing. Bound in full brown cloth with gilt title and author on spine. Slight fraying top and bottom of spine. Book protected in mylar.… Read more
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$265.00

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