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John Henry

By Bradford, Roark

NY: The Literary Guild. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed and sunned at spine.. 1931. First Edition. Hardcover. Patterned cloth with printed spine label. Illustrated endpapers. Numerous woodcut illustrations by J. J. Lankes. A retelling of the legend of African American folk hero John Henry. .

$15.00

More and Harder
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More and Harder

By Morgan

London: Idol. Very Good; Pages lightly foxed.. 1999. First Printing. Softcover. 0352334371 . 280 pages + 9 pages publisher ads and survey. Safer sex guidelines section. Fictional erotic autobiography of an English sadomasochist. .

$25.00

Sinister Shadows

By Hadley, Edwin Marshall

Chicago: The Tower Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, page tops lightly soiled.. 1929. Hardcover. xii, 385pp. Anti-communist novel, which starts off on page one with unflattering comparison between old Russian Jew and Nordic dude. Frontispiece illustration. Brown cloth binding. .

$15.00

Uncle Tom's Cabin, or Life Among the Lowly

By Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Hartford, CT: A. D. Worthington & Co. , Publishers. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, front hinge cracked, soiling to . front free endpaper.. 1901. Reprint. Hardcover. Red cloth binding with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Illustrated by E. W. Kemble. A reprint of Stowe's classic anti-slavery novel with illustrations by E. W. Kemble. Frontispiece photo portrait of Stowe. xlii, 500pp. Unattributed introduction about Stowe's life, other writings, and critical reception of Uncle Tom's Cabin. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$35.00

No Enemy but Himself:  Being the Story of a Rich Man Turned Tramp for the  Sake of Experiment and the Study of Human Nature
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No Enemy but Himself: Being the Story of a Rich Man Turned Tramp for the Sake of Experiment and the Study of Human Nature

By Hubbard, Elbert

East Aurora, NY: The Roycrofters. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine titles faded, corners rubbed and . bumped.. 1934. Later Printing. Hardcover. Brown cloth. Endpaper photo, deckled fore edge, and illustrated frontispiece portrait. A novel by the founder of the Roycrofter community. ; 205 pages .

$20.00

The Odyssey of Homer
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The Odyssey of Homer

By Homer; Shaw, T. E. (translator) ; [T. E. Lawrence]; Lawrence Of Arabia

NY: Oxford University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Top front corner bumped, front hinge . cracked, a couple of pages have small smudges.. 1940. Limited Edition. Hardcover. One of 2500 copies printed by The Walpole Printing Office using Bruce Rogers' typography and vignettes. Brown gilt-ruled cloth with title and apples stamped in gilt on spine. Top edges gilt. Hesperides series devices printed in black and red on front flyleaf. Title page printed in black and red. ; The Hesperides Series; 442 pages .

$75.00

Jane Eyre
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Jane Eyre

By Bronte, Charlotte

NY: Random House. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1943. Hardcover. Bronte's classic novel with wood engravings by Fritz Eichenberg. Green cloth spine with illustrated paper-covered boards. ; 343 pages .

$15.00

Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre
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Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre

By Bronte, Charlotte; Bronte, Emily

NY: Random House. Very Good; Boards rubbed, owner bookplate on front pastedown endpapers, . slipcase worn.. 1943. Hardcover. 2 volume set in slipcase. Lovely boxed set of these two classic novels with wood engravings by Fritz Eichenberg. Green cloth spines with illustrated paper-covered boards housed in green paper-covered cardboard slipcase. .

$25.00

El Monstruo En La Laguna
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El Monstruo En La Laguna

By Acosta, Alberto J.

Buenos Aires: Self Published. Very Good; Edges rubbed, corners bumped.. 1992. First Printing. Softcover. 9879930509 . Authors first novel. Text in Spanish. Inscribed on front free endpaper. ; 97 pages; Signed by Author .

$30.00

The Wind Changes
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The Wind Changes

By Manning, Olivia

NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Endpapers darkened, spine cracked, jacket . soiled and tattered.. 1938. First American Edition. Hardcover. Gray decorated cloth binding. "A superbly written novel of a woman and two men in Dublin during the Black and Tan days: the author's remarkable psychological insight makes this one of the most distinguished novels of the year." (front jacket blurb). Manning is a British writer best known for her Fortunes of War series set during World War II. This novel is her first book. ; 307 pages .

$50.00

St Leon
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St Leon

By Godwin, William

Oxford: Oxford University Press. Very Good; Edges lightly rubbed.. 1994. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0192828339 . xxxiv, 494 pages. Notes. A novel, originally published in 1799, telling the story of a French aristocrat who is given the secrets of philosophy and alchemy and his attempts to use these gifts to benefit humanity which lead only to disaster. ; World Classics .

$12.00

King Jesus
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King Jesus

By Graves, Robert

NY: Creative Age Press, Inc.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, gift inscription on front . free endpaper.. 1946. Fifth Printing. Hardcover. Graves is best known for his historical novels "I, Claudius" and "Claudius the God" about the ancient Roman emperor, but in this novel, originally published in1946, he tackles the life of Jesus Christ, from the perspective that he had a claim to the Judean throne through the line of Herod. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 424 pages .

$13.00

The Unsocial Socialist
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The Unsocial Socialist

By Shaw, George Bernard

NY: Boni and Liveright. Very Good; Boards rubbed, flecks of white paint on front cover, front . hinge tender, owner name on front free endpaper.. 1917. Second Printing. Hardcover. Green flexible cloth covers stamped in gilt on front cover and spine. Frontispiece portrait illustration of Shaw by Joseph Simpson. A novel by George Bernard Shaw. ; Modern Library; Vol. 15; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 250 pages .

$15.00

Nineteen Eighty-Four
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Nineteen Eighty-Four

By Orwell, George

NY: Harcourt, Brace & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers soiled and worn, spine darkened.. 1949. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth binding. Orwell's classic dystopian novel. ; 314 pages .

$13.00

What Can Woman Do?
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What Can Woman Do?

By Arthur, T. S.

Philadelphia: J. W. Bradley. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, finger pull at head of spine, owner . writing on front flyleaf, rear flyleaf removed, foxed.. 1857. early printing. Hardcover. Elaborately blindstamped brown leather binding with circular insets on front and rear boards with gilt tooled white leather designs of flower bouquets. Frontispiece engraving (lacks tissue guard). A novel by the prolific American author best known for his novels and screeds about temperance. ; 326 pages .

$30.00

Tess of the D\'Urbervilles
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Tess of the D'Urbervilles

By Hardy, Thomas

Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library. Good with no dust jacket; Endpapers and fore-edges waterstained.. 1983. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Green gilt-blocked leather with four raised bands and gilt lettering on spine. Moire endpapers, silk ribbon marker. All edges gilt. Illustrated by wood engravings by Agnes Miller Parker. Introduction by Robert Cantwell. One of the volumes in the publisher's 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series. ; 304 pages .

$25.00

A Yellow Aster
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A Yellow Aster

By Iota; [Kathleen Manning Caffyn]

NY: Optimus Printing Company. Good with no dust jacket; Spine darkened, foxing to front boards, owner . name on front free endpaper, pages toned.. N.D.. Hardcover. Circa 1900s novel. Tan cloth with botanical illustrations on front boards and spine. Decorative endpapers. ; 199 pages .

$25.00

The Don Flows Home to the Sea
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The Don Flows Home to the Sea

By Sholokhov, Mikhail

NY: Vintage Books. Good; Covers worn, spine crease, pages toned.. 1966. Later Printing. Softcover. 0394703316 . 777 pages + 12 pages of publisher's ads. An epic of Cossack life during the Russian Revolution. .

$15.00

Elsie Venner:  A Romance of Destiny
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Elsie Venner: A Romance of Destiny

By Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, circular erasure mark on . front boards, front hinge cracked, liftoff on front free endpaper.. 1883. Second Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. Originally published in 1861. Green beveled cloth with winged urn motif stamped in gilt on front boards and in blind on rear boards. Titles in gilt on spine. Top edges gilt. xi, [2], 14-596pp. Two author prefaces, one dated 1861 and another dated 1883. BAL 8976. Holmes unusual novel about a young woman whose destiny is cast in utero when she is poisoned by the venom of a crotalus (mom is bitten by a rattlesnake). .

$40.00

The Last Chronicles of Ballyfungus
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The Last Chronicles of Ballyfungus

By Manning, Mary

Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Good in Good dust jacket; Front hinge cracked, corners bumped, page tops . foxed. Jacket soiled, foxed, and rubbed at corners.. 1978. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0316545236 . Cloth-backed boards. x, 276 pages. Comic fiction about the Anglo-Irish gentry. Jacket art by Edward Gorey. .

$10.00

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