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With the Indians in the Rockies

by Schultz, James Willard

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Published
1925
Condition
Fine
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£72.47

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Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company Riverside Press, 1925. Bluish green boards with pastedown full page illustration of Indian holding rifle. Interior pages fine with no markings. Very Tight. Always happy to send detailed photographs. This is a very, very nice copy.. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Harold Brett. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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Household Stories from the Collection of the Bros; Grimm

by

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Published
1886
Condition
Good
Item Price
£134.59

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Macmillan & Co. And New York, 1886. Translated from the german by Lucy Crane. Green Boards with blindstamped design. Top and bottom edge of spine covered frayed, corners bumped. Illustrated frontpiece of The Sleeping Beauty. Tissue covered title page. No indication of other printing date. Filled with B/W lovely illustrations. … Read more
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Disney's The Hunchback of Notre Dame

by Disney

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£28.10

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United States: The Walt Disney Company, 1996. Mouseworks Classics Collection Storybook. Slick coloful boards with illustrations throughout. FIRST PRINTING with complete numberline. Unpaginated. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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£28.10
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Stuart Little

by White, E.B

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1945
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£184.88

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New York & London: Harper & Brothers, 1945. FIRST PRINTING with the I-U under FIRST EDITION and the 10-5 over the FIRST EDITION. The book itself is in good condition with some edge soiling. Interior pages are in very good condition. Dust Jacket has been taped on binding and front edge with yellow masking tape and… Read more
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£184.88
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Watership Down

by Adams, Richard

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£73.95

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New York: Macmillan, 1972. Second printing with numberline ending in 2. Light boards with one pea size mark on upper board. Owners pastedown on inside cover. Dust Jacket has a closed tear on bottom part of spine and a little tattering on top edge. Slightly cocked. Always happy to send detailed photographs. . First… Read more
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Little Lord Fauntleroy

by Frances Hodgson Burnett

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Published
1887
Condition
Fair
Item Price
£51.03

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1887. Brown boards with gold gilt design of Lord and his dog. Light foxing limited to first few pages. Illustrations througout. Boards pulling away from binding. 209 pages plus many illustrated pages of advertisements of his other books. Copyright date is 1886. Happy to send detailed photographs. . Hard… Read more
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£51.03
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Gentleman's Agreement

by Hobson, Laura Z

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Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£43.63

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1947. Title page date and copyright date same. Light olive boards. Some corner bumping. Owners info on first free endpaper. Rest are Clean, unmaked pages. Side and bottom edges of leaves are rough cut and upper leaves tinted green. 275 pages. Tightly bound. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very… Read more
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£43.63
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A Moveable Feast

by Hemingway, Ernest

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Published
1964
Condition
Fine
Item Price
£48.07

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1964. Sketches of the author's life in Paris in the twenties. Beautiful book with light green covering 3/4 of the boards. The light green looks and feels like hand-made paper. The other 1/4 covers the rest of the front of the book and the spine is orange with gold printing on spine. Gold… Read more
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Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

by Wiggin, Kate Douglas

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1903
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£240.34

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New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1903. Reddish boards with Gold gilt printing to upper boards and spine. Rubbing to edges1st Edition, 1st Issue. 8vo. Line 9 page 325 "Don't go to the side door." Line 9 page 327 - "Bricks glowing in the sun of." A few tiny smudge spots on about 4 or 5 pages. Always… Read more
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£240.34
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A Farewell to Arms

by Hemingway, Ernest

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£110.19

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London: Johnathan Cape, 1929. Magenta Boards with gilt title on spine. Says: "first published in 1929" on copyright page. Serious is spelled correctly, 2nd printing. Interior pages unmarked. Tight. . Blind stamped illustration on end board. Always happy to send detailed photographs. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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£110.19
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Young People's Pridge

by Benet, Stephen Vincent

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1922
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£17.75

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Henry Holt & Company, 1922. Blue board protected in clear cover. Stated First Printing. 300 clean, unmarked pages. Tightly bound. A few b/w illustrations. Always happy to send photographs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Hand of the Potter

by Dreiser, Theodore

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1918
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£462.19

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New York: Boni & Liveright, 1918. Greenish boards over brown with pastedown title to spine. Many pages, including the first four are unopened. Untrimmed side edges. Very clean, unmarked interior pages. Green endpapers. 209 pages. Always happy to send detailed photographs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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£462.19
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The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood of Great Renown, in Nottinghamshire

by Pyle, Howard

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Published
1901
Condition
Good
Item Price
£144.20

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Charles Scribner's Sons, 1901. Profusely illustrated with red eagle wings and black line drawing with gold gilt printing to title. 296 pages including epilogue. Many b/w illustrations by Pyle throughout. Frontpiece with tissue guard depicting the Merry Friar carrieth Robin across the water. 1/2 inch tear to top of spine cover. Cover is pulling… Read more
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Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

by Wiggin, Kate Douglas

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1903
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£124.98

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New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1903. Green boards with illustrated upper boards. 1903 on title page and copyright page. First edition, maybe 2nd printing. "Glowing in the October Sun" on page 327. Always happy to send detailed photographs on request. Has been protected in a clear cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo… Read more
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£124.98
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Marco Millions

by O'Neill Eugene

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1927
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£287.67

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New York: Boni & Liveright, 1927. Beautiful aqua green slick boards with gold gilt title to upper board and spine. First Printing with title and copyright date 1927. Illustrated endpapers/boards. Untrimmed side edges, top edge stained blue. Always happy to send detailed photographs. 180 unmarked pages plus Epilogue. Tight.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near… Read more
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Twelve Men

by Dreiser, Theodore

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1919
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£95.40

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Boni & Liveright, 1919. Blue boards with yellow printing to spine and upper boards. 360 Unmarked interior pages. First printing. slight crease midde of spine cover, else FINE. Always happy to send detailed photographs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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£95.40
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The Winter of Our Discontent

by Steinbeck, John

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Published
1961
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£102.79

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New York: The Viking, 1961. Blue boards with blind stamped image to upper board and silver and black on spine cover. Upper leaves tinted. Dust jacket protected in plastic cover with $4.50 on inside flap of jacket. Board condition very good but there is a water mark affecting every page but not touching the text on… Read more
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£102.79
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The Turtles of Tasman

by London, Jack

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Published
1916
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£210.76

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Macmillan, 1916. Mauve/orange boards with yellow titles. Palm tree on front in black with orange decorations. First Edition with 1916 on title and copyright pages. Untrimmed foredges. Tight. 268 pages plus advertisements. Half title page has owner's information, name, date,etc. All other pages are unmarked and clean. This is the author… Read more
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£210.76
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A Farewell To Arms

by Hemingway, Ernest

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1929
Condition
Near Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
£480.68

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New York: Scribners, 1929. Black boards with pastedown title to upper board and spine. Untrimmed foredges. First edition/first printing with Scribner's seal and no disclaimer. 1929 on title and copyright page. No inscriptions or markings to pages. Endpapers toned. Book very slightly cocked but tight. Spine faded to dark brown. Always happy to send detailed… Read more
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£480.68
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The Iceman Cometh

by O'Neill Eugene

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Published
1946
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£77.65

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Random House, 1946. STATED FIRST EDITION. Blue Boards With gold gilt to upper boards and red and gold gilt to spine title. No markings, very clean pages. Always happy to send detailed photographs. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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