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Claude Houghton (Appreciations with a Bibliography)

by Walpole, Hugh

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Classic First Editions
Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First British Edition
Item Price
$25.00

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London: HEINEMANN, 1935. First British Edition . Original Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket. From the recently auctioned collection of M. B. Goldstone--with his penciled signature to the front free endpaper. 16 pp. Paper in blue green with Houghton's photo at the front, a short article by Walpole about the author and then a biblography. Very scarce.
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$25.00
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John Gayther's Garden and The Stories Told Therein (First Printing)

by Stockton, Frank

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Classic First Editions
Published
1902
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$100.00

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NEW YORK: SCRIBNER's, 1902. First American Edition . Decorative Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. From the recently auctioned collection of M. B. and Adrian Goldstone--with the penciled signature of M. B. Goldstone on the front free endpaper. A superb and just about fine copy in green cloth with gilt lettering and decorations as well as a solid gilt top… Read more
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$100.00
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The Happy Family (Signed 1st Printing)

by Bower, B. M.

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Classic First Editions
Published
1910
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$150.00

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NEW YORK: DILLINGHAM, 1910. First American Edition . Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. First Printing. From the recently auctioned collection of M. B. Goldstone--with the auction tag tipped in and his penciled signature to the front free endpaper. This copy is signed by Bower (B. M. Sinclair) on the title page--in her pen name without any inscriptions. A superb and… Read more
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$150.00
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The Thousand and One Quarters Of An Hour (Tantarian Tales)

by Gueulette, Thomas Simon

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Classic First Editions
Published
1897
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$175.00

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New York: H. M. Caldwell Co., 1897. First American Edition . Decorative Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. From the recently auctioned collection of M. B. Goldstone--with his penciled signature to the front free endpaper. A superb fine copy in copper colored cloth with elaborate gilt decorations and lettering to the front board and spine. Solid gilt top edge and handcut… Read more
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$175.00
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Prisoners of Hope (Signed 1st Printing)

by Johnston, Mary

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Classic First Editions
Published
1898
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition 1st Printing
Item Price
$325.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1898. First Edition 1st Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. First Printing. From the recently auctioned collection of M. B. Goldstone---the brother of Steinbeck bibliographer Homer Goldstone---with the auction tag tipped in. An exceedingly rare signed first print copy of Mary Johnston's first novel. Signed on the front free endpaper without inscription. This copy is different… Read more
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$325.00
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The Bow of Orange Ribbon (1st Printing)

by Barr, Amelia E.

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Classic First Editions
Published
1886
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$75.00

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NEW YORK: Dodd Mead, 1886. First American Edition . Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. First Printing. From the recently auctioned collection of M. B. Goldstone--with his penciled signature to the front free endpaper. Goldstone was an esteemed collector of early 20th century fiction--auction tag tipped in. A handsome copy in green cloth with gilt lettering to the front cloth… Read more
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$75.00
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In Our Town

by White, William Allen

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Classic First Editions
Published
1906
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$80.00

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New York: McClure Phillips & Co., 1906. First American Edition . Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. F. R. Gruger & W. Glackens. From the recently auctioned collection of M. B. Goldstone--with his penciled signature to the front free endpaper and auction tag tipped in. A handsome and near fine copy in red cloth with gilt letttering to the front… Read more
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$80.00
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Kate Bonnet: The Romance of A Pirate's Daughter (1st Printing)

by Stockton, Frank

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Classic First Editions
Published
1902
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$160.00

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New York: Appleton and Company, 1902. First American Edition . Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. Keller, A. J. & Potter, H. S.. First Printing. From the recent auction of the M. B. Goldstone collection. A superb fine copy in near flawless condition. 420 pp. & 4 pp advertisements. Olive brown cloth with rich olive green & gilt decorations to the… Read more
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$160.00
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A Storyteller's Pack (1st Printing)

by Stockton, Frank

Seller
Classic First Editions
Published
1897
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$150.00

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NEW YORK: SCRIBNER's, 1897. First American Edition . Decorative Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. Peter Newell, W. T. Smedley, Frank O. Small, Alice Barber Stephens & E. W. Kemble. From the recent auction of famed collector M. B. Goldstone, with the auction tag tipped in. A handsome near fine copy in blue cloth with gilt and sea green lettering… Read more
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$150.00
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The Young Alaskans (1st Printing)

by Emerson Hough

Seller
Classic First Editions
Published
1908
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$195.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1908. First American Edition . Cloth. Near Fine/Slipcased. Dudley Carpenter. First Printing--Illustrated by Dudley Carpenter. From the recently auctioned collection of M.B. Goldstone, with his well known gold bookplate attached to the front pastedown. A superb copy housed in clamshell and slipcased--matching the reddish brown cloth boards--lettered in gilt and with the date… Read more
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$195.00
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The Ne'er-Do-Well

by Beach, Rex

Seller
Classic First Editions
Published
1911
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$150.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1911. First American Edition . Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. First Harper's printing- first edition. A superb and near fine copy from the recently auctioned collection of M. B. Goldstone. Light edgewear to the extremities and age toning dustiness to the page edges--otherwise near fine. A clean and tight interior and strong hinges and… Read more
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$150.00
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The Life of Mary Baker Geddy and the History of Christian Science

by Milmine, Georgine

Seller
Classic First Editions
Published
1909
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$125.00

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New York: Doubleday Page & Co., 1909. First American Edition . Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. From the recently auctioned collection of M. B. Goldstone, with his penciled signature and short notes to the front free endpaper. Goldstone was a prolific collector of early 20th Century fiction and literature. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to the front board and… Read more
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$125.00
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The Prodigal Judge (Advance Copy)

by Kester, Vaughn

Seller
Classic First Editions
Published
1911
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$100.00

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Indianapolis: Bobbs Merrill, 1911. First American Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. From the recently auctioned collection of M. B. Goldstone. A near fine copy in green cloth with green boards to front and back with gilt lettering and decorations to the front board and spine. Stated "Advance Copy" in gilt lettering at the bottom front board. A… Read more
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$100.00
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The Gringos (A Story of the Old California Days in 1849) Signed By Author

by Bower, B. M.

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Classic First Editions
Published
1913
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$125.00

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Boston: Little Brown, and Co., 1913. First Edition . Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. Anton Otto Fischer. First Printing. From the recently auctioned collection of Adrian and M. B. Goldstone--with the auction tag laid in. This superb copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only--a rare signature. A just about fine copy in Brown cloth with orange… Read more
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$125.00
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Arctic Explorations In The Years 1853, 54, 55 (Two Vol)

by Kane, Elisha Kent

Seller
Classic First Editions
Published
1856
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$175.00

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Philadelphia: Childs & Peterson, 1856. First Edition . Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Dr. Elisha Kane. From the recently auctioned collection of Adrian and M. B. Goldstone--with the auction tag laid in and the penciled signature of famed collector Goldstone on the front free endpaper. In two volumes--dark brown cloth over boards with gilt lettering to the spines. Blind… Read more
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$175.00
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Phaeton Rogers: A Novel of Boy Life

by Johnson, Rossiter

Seller
Classic First Editions
Published
1881
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$100.00

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New York: Scribner's, 1881. First American Edition . Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Howard Pyle. From the recently auctioned collection of Adrian Homer Goldstone (Steinbeck's bibliographer) and M. B. Goldstone--with the auction tag laid in. Goldstone's penciled signature and comments on the front free endpaper. Red cloth richly decorated in black and gilt to the front board and spine.… Read more
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$100.00
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The Parowan Bonanza (Signed 1st Printing)

by Bower, B. M.

Seller
Classic First Editions
Published
1923
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition 1st Printing
Item Price
$175.00

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Boston: Little Brown & Company, 1923. First American Edition 1st Printing. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Frank Tenney Johnson. First Printing. From the recently auctioned collection of M. B. Goldstone, with the auction tag laid in. A very good copy in decorative cloth and green boards. This copy is signed by Bower (Bertha Muzzy Sinclair) on the title page--signed… Read more
Item Price
$175.00
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The Covered Wagon

by Emerson Hough

Seller
Classic First Editions
Published
1922
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition 1st Printing
Item Price
$395.00

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NEW YORK: Appleton, 1922. First American Edition 1st Printing. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First Printing. A hi-spot of American literature. A handsome copy with the rare dustjacket. From the M. B. Goldstone collection of early Western Fiction. This copy is in Very Good condition with a very good unclipped ($2.00) dustjacket. There is overall moderate age toning with… Read more
Item Price
$395.00
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The Girl At The Halfway House

by Emerson Hough

Seller
Classic First Editions
Published
1900
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$195.00

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NEW YORK: Appleton, 1900. First American Edition . Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. First Printing 1900. From the M. B. Goldstone collection--with his penciled signature and notations lightly written on the front free endpaper. Goldstone and his brother Adrian (Steinbeck's Bibliographer) were relentless collectors of crime and early western fiction--with some of their collection netting over 5 figures at auction.… Read more
Item Price
$195.00
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David Balfour: Being Memoirs of His Adventures At Home And Abroad

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

Seller
Classic First Editions
Published
1893
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$195.00

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NEW YORK: SCRIBNERS, 1893. First American Edition . Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. First American Edition--First Printing. From the recently auctioned collection of M. B. Goldstone with his superb gold bookplate lightly attached to the front pastedown and his name signed in pencil with notations to the front endpaper. Goldstone and brother Adrian (Steinbeck's bibliographer) were great collectors of… Read more
Item Price
$195.00
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