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Eneas Africanus

by Edwards, H.S

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1940
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
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£48.07

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1940. Brown over green boards. Cream Pastedown title with Green printing and illustration. 38 interior unmarked pages. B/W illustrations throughout. Bright copy of this book. Dust Jacket is illustrated with the eight year wanderings of Eneas with a map through 7 states, 3350 miles - and in fair… Read more
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The Spirit of St. Louis

by Lindbergh, Charles A

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£51.03

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953. First Printing with Scribner's "A" on Verso of Title page. D.J. has a bit of edwear and a few small tears and chips. Also, the Dust jacket has book-of-the-month club selection written on it. First printing of Book, but D.J. is obviously not. There is NOT a dimple on the rear… Read more
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Alice of Old Vincennes

by Thompson, Maurice (FIRST ISSUE)

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1900
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£92.44

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Indianapolis: Bowen-Merrill, 1900. Green boards with decoration bordered in gold gilt box on upper board and gilt rinting to board and spine. This is the FIRST ISSUE of the FIRST EDITION with the page 420 blank. In the second issue there is an acknowledgement of indebtedness to the historical writings of W.H. and W.E. English, appearing on that… Read more
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Norman Douglas

by Tomlinson, H.M

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£28.84

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New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1931. 1931. First Edition STATED, i-f. Hand-set in Deepdene type by A.W. Rushmore at the Golden Hind Press. Very Good. lacking dj somewhat soiled; all internals clean and tight. B/W Portrait Frontpiece. . Pages clean, No foxing.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over… Read more
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Queen, The Story of an American Family

by Haley, Alex and Stevens, David

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1993
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688063313
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£19.23

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New York: William Morrow & Company, 1993. 1993 Beautiful perfect copy. Stated FIRST EDITION. With the sequence number 1 through 10 on copyright page. FIRST PRINTING. 670 pages. Full page b/w photograph of author on back of Dust Jacket. $25.00 price on jacket.. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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