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cover of La Montana de Luz(La Montagna di Luca)

La Montana de Luz(La Montagna di Luca)

by Salgari, Emilio; Alfredo J. Grassi and C.A. Novelle(Illustration)

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Published
1974
Condition
Poor
Edition
Reprint Ediiton
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£41.02

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Buenos Aires: Editorial Acme, 1974. Reprint Ediiton. Hardcover. Poor/N/A. From the beloved Collecion Robin Hood. Bottom corners bumped with wear, nicks and chips to spine ends. Light fading to spine. Front spine crease reglued as split and child's scribbles in pen to endpapers, half-title page and title page. Some discoloration/spotting to inside edges of boards and possibly… Read more
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cover of Corazon(Cuore/Heart)

Corazon(Cuore/Heart)

by De Amicis, Edmundo and Pablo A. Pereyra(Illustrator)

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Published
1958
Condition
Poor
Edition
Reprint Ediiton
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£16.41

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Buenos Aires: Editorial Acme, 1958. Reprint Ediiton. Hardcover. Poor/N/A. From the beloved Collecion Robin Hood. Two corners dinged with chip to top of spine and general edgewear/rubbing. Some fading to spine. Front hinge splitting at title page and rear hinge has been reglued. Some discoloration/spotting to inside edges of boards and possibly endpapers from adhesive used and tanning… Read more
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cover of The Watcher and Other Stories

The Watcher and Other Stories

by Calvino, Italo

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Published
1971
Condition
Fair
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780151948802
Item Price
£12.31

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1971. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fair/Fair. Stated First Edition. An ex-library copy in beige cloth with black and copper foil to type. Bumped corners and the usual signs of circulation, adhesive and paper remnants to front pastedown and rear endpapers, stamps to title page, TOC and a few other pages with a… Read more
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cover of The Decameron of Boccaccio

The Decameron of Boccaccio

by Boccaccio, Giovanni;John Payne(Translator) and Steele Savage(Illustrator)

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Condition
Fair
Edition
Reprint Ediiton
Item Price
£20.51

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New York: Blue Ribbon Books. Reprint Ediiton. Hardcover. Fair/Fair . In grey pictorial cloth with blue and gilt to type and design motif. Cloth is well foxed and top page ends tinted blue. Small blue star sticker to rear pastedown. Jacket is unclipped(no price), but with large chip to bottom of rear flap and bottom corner of rear… Read more
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cover of The Skin

The Skin

by Malaparte, Curzio

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Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition/First Printing
Item Price
£49.22

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London and Sydney: Alvin Redman Limited, 1952. First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/N/A. In black boards with gilt to spine. Spine ends lightly bumped and bump to top rear corner. Nice and clean with tight binding. A couple pages too long/mis-trimmed so creased at middle and edge with a few nicks. No jacket.
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cover of Fantastic Tales: Visionary and Everyday

Fantastic Tales: Visionary and Everyday

by Calvino, Italo(Editor) and

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Published
1997
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780679415268
Item Price
£11.49

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New York: Pantheon Books, 1997. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good/Near Fine. First American Edition stated with number line 9-1. in brown boards with dark brown spine and copper foil to type. Foxing to page ends. Jacket is unclipped.
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cover of Mr. Palomar

Mr. Palomar

by Calvino, Italo

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780151628353
Item Price
£12.31

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San Diego & New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers, 1985. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Fine. First American Edition stated with correct letter sequence ABCDE. A beautiful copy in rose boards and red spine cloth with silver type. Some foxing to front page ends, otherwise Fine. Jacket is unclipped and glossy.
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cover of Technique du Coup d'Etat

Technique du Coup d'Etat

by Malaparte, Curzio

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Published
1948
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Limited Edition
Item Price
£164.08

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Paris: Editions Bernard Grasset, 1948. Limited Edition. Paperback. Very Good +/N/A. Limited revised and corrected edition of 30 copies printed on green vellum of which this is #5. A nice copy in wraps with one vertical crease to spine. Pages still uncut. Some light foxing to top page ends and creasing to some pages of deckle edge at… Read more
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cover of Le Jardin des Finzi-Contini (The Garden of the Finzi-Continis)

Le Jardin des Finzi-Contini (The Garden of the Finzi-Continis)

by Bassani, Georgio and Michel Arnuad(Translator)

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition/Early Printing
Item Price
£13.13

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Paris: Gallimard, 1971. First Edition/Early Printing. Paperback. Very Good /N/A. In wraps. Small gift inscription to first page. Some creasing to spine and a few corners/edges with small split to bottom of rear spine crease. Light fading to spine and some foxing to covers and top page ends. with a couple small abrasions. In French.
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cover of The Leopard

The Leopard

by di Lampedusa, Giuseppe

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Published
1960
Condition
Fair
Edition
First US Edition/6th Printing
Item Price
£19.69

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New York: Pantheon Books, 1960. First US Edition/6th Printing. Hardcover. Fair/Very Good. In red full cloth with black panels and gilt to design motifs and title panel. Top page ends tinted black. Book is in beautiful shape with the exception of the first signature being loose as the associated stitching failed. Jacket is price-clipped with wear/nicks at corners… Read more
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cover of The Leopard

The Leopard

by di Lampedusa, Giuseppe

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Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition Thus/1st Printing
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£12.31

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New York: Signet/New American Library, 1961. First US Edition Thus/1st Printing. Paperback. Near Fine/N/A. A beautiful stated First Printing of the paperback. Red tinted page ends. Previous owner's name to ffep. A few marks with virtally no wear.
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cover of Why Read the Classics?

Why Read the Classics?

by Calvino, Italo

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First US Edition/2nd Printing
ISBN
9780679415244
Item Price
£8.20

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New York: Pantheon Books, 1999. First US Edition/2nd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good + /Very Good + . First American Edition stated with full number line down to and including 1. bumped bottom front corner. Jacket is unclipped with 1/4 inch tear to top front spine crease - Very Good +.
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cover of Unfinished Funeral

Unfinished Funeral

by Tucci, Niccolo

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Published
1965
Condition
Fine
Edition
First UK Edition/1st Printing
Item Price
£16.41

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1965. First UK Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. A beautiful copy in green cloth with gilt to spine and red tinted top page ends. Jacket is unclipped (18s net) with light edge tanning and scuffs.
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cover of The Leopard

The Leopard

by di Lampedusa, Giuseppe

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Published
1967
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition Thus/1st Printing
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£8.20

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New York: Pocket Books, 1967. First US Edition Thus/1st Printing. Paperback. Good/N/A. The First Pocket Book edition - 1st Printing stated. Wear at edges and spine with scuffing to rear cover near spine. 3/4 inch split to bottom og front spine hinge. Red tinted page ends.
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cover of The Aeneid of Virgil

The Aeneid of Virgil

by Lewis, C. Day and Edward Gorey(Cover Art)

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Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£8.20

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Garden City : Anchor Books/Doubleday & Co., Inc., 1953. Paperback. Very Good/N/A. A square copy with minimal wear. Some creasing and fading to spine, edge wear and a few marks/stains. Former owner's name and date to inside cover. Some intermittent underlining in pencil. Anchor book #A20. Cover art and typography by Edward Gorey.
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cover of The Uses of Literature

The Uses of Literature

by Calvino, Italo

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780151932054
Item Price
£8.20

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San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1986. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good - /Very Good. Full letter line down to A. Light aqua boards and cloth spine tape with silver type. Bump to top front corner with split. Jacket is unclipped with a few nicks/short tears at corners and spine ends. Clean with ight binding.
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