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More Stately Mansions

by O'Neill Eugene

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1964
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$95.00

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New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1964. Dark boards with bright gilt printing to spine and upper board. Interior pages clean and bright with seven illustrations. Very Tight. D.J. has closed one inch tear and a very tiny tear or two at edge. Else very good. Original price of $7.50 on inside… Read more
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A Moon for the Misbegotten

by O'Neill Eugene

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Published
1952
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$94.00

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Random House, 1952. Brown, grey and black boards with silver (grey) printing to title on spine. Interior pages, clean, unmarked. STATED FIRST EDITION. Tight. D.J. is price clipped and vg with just light edge wear. Always happy to send detailed photos on request. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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Mourning Becomes Electra (a trilogy)

by O'Neill Eugene

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Published
1931
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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New York: Horance and Liveright, Inc., 1931. Blue green shiny boars with gold gilt to uppper boards and spine (very bright). Illustrated endboards. Uncut foredges. First printing with copyright date and title date 1931. Owners name and date November, 1931. Unclipped dustjacket with original priceof $2.50. D.J. has some soiling and corner… Read more
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Days Without End A Modern Miracle Play

by O'Neill Eugene

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1934
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$145.00

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New York: Random House, 1934. STATED FIRST EDITION. Published Jan, 1934. Blue boards in close NEW condition. Gold gilt to upper boards and spine titles. Ilustrated endboards. Interior pages, unmakred and perfect. Tinted upper leaves. Book is protected by clear cover as well as the Dust jacket. Always happy to send… Read more
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Lazarus Laughed (SIGNED LIMITED)

by O'Neill Eugene

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1927
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$275.00

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New York: Boni & Liveright, 1927. Vellum backed japanese paper illustrated boards, with pastedown title to spine. Spine browning, else fine. Limited to 775 , this copy is No. 630. Untrimed edges. Always happy to send detailed photographs. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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Days Without End A Modern Miracle Play

by O'Neill Eugene

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1934
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$95.00

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New York: Random House, 1934. Beautiful blue boards with bright gilt printint to upper board and spine. Blue tinted top leaves, untrimmed rest. Front and back illustrated end papers have a few tape marks, but no damage to pages. D.J. is tattered along edges with original price of $2.50 on inside flap. STATED FIRST EDITION published… Read more
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Strange Interlude

by O'Neill Eugene

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Published
1928
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$79.00

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Boni & Liveright, 1928. Green shiny (slick) boards with gold gilt printing to upper boards and spine. Tinted upper leaves.First printing with title and copyright date 1928. Owners info on illustrated endpapers. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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1817. Printed for Rest Fenner, Paternoster Row. Full Niger leather with five raised bands to spine. Triple lined gold gilt margins to upper and lower boards. Upper leather board is detached cleanly from book, but present. Elaborately decorated spine with gold gilt and leather pastedown title to spine. Gold gilt upper leaves. A few spots (light… Read more
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Le Boeuf Et L'ane Et Deux Autres Pieces Pour Marionnettes

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Published
1930
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
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$95.00

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Angleterre: St. Dominic's Press, Ditchling, 1930. Burgandy paper with black printing and black marionnette illustration. Back cover detached but present. spine cover deteriorated. Reads 1930 on front cover of book and also on title page. LAID IN: A card that reads "St. Dominic's Press, Ditchiling, Sussex. A Rosary Calendar 1931 15 Wood-engravings… Read more
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Dear Brutus a Comedy in Three Acts

by J.M. Barrie

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Published
1922
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Charles Scribners, 1922. Dark green boards. The uniform edition of the plays of J.M. Barrie. 140 unmarked perfect pages. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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"Pickwick" a Play

by Cosmo Hamilton and Frank C. Reilly

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Published
1927
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$69.00

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New York: Putnam, 1927. Beautiful Burgandy boards with elaborate gold gilt bright decoration and printing to upper board and spnine. The boards are extraordinarly in FINE condition. First Edition with 1927 on Title page and Copyright page. Dust Jacket is taped at spine where it looked to have torn cleanly, all intact but one 1/2 chip from back top… Read more
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Uncle Tom's Cabin: or, Life Among the Lowly, A Domestic Drama in 6 Acts

by Stowe, Harriet Beecher

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Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780573602979
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$45.00

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New York, Hollywood, London: Samuel French, Inc. No. CCXVIII Card Dramatized by George L. Aiken. With cast of characters, stage business, costumes, relative positions. As performed at the Principle Theatres. Near fine with small scraping to back cover where sticker was removed. French's Sandard Drama, The Acting Edition. 88 white clean pages. No… Read more
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Man and Superman

by Shaw, George Bernard

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Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
$7.00

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New York: Heritage Press, 1962. Quarter marbled boards over burgandy cloth. Illustrated endpapers. Introduced by Lewis Casson. Decorated Speckled leave edges. 138 pages. . Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Charles Mozley. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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L'AIGLON a Play in Six Acts

by Rostand, Edmond Adapted Into English By Lois N. Parker

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Published
1900
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$69.00

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New York: R.H. Russell, 1900. Elaborately decorated blue boards with gold gilt design of many bees. Top edge leaves gilt, others untrimmed. FINE with just very light edgewear. 262 pages. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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