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The Memoirs of Jacques Casanova De Seingalt (The Memoirs of Jaques Casanova,) (6 volume set)

by Machen, Arthur - Translator

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Sheila B. Amdur
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Very Good Plus
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$75.00

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Privately printed for Subscribers Only No date of publication, circa 1922. "The rare unabridged London edition of 1894 translated by Arthur Machen to which has been added the chapters discovered by Arthur Symons a Supplement and Bibliography." Limited edition of 500 coies in uniform bindings-1/4 beige cloth with paper label on spine and vertically ribbed linen boards. Gold marbled… Read more
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Farm Legends, Farm Festivals, Farm Ballads (3 volumes)

by Carleton, Will

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Sheila B. Amdur
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Very Good Plus to Near Fine
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$27.50

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New York: Harper & Brothers With the elaborately gilt decorated, illustrated cloth bindings in excellent condition. Clean, tight internally with all the illustrations--no marks. . Pictorial Cloth. Very Good Plus to Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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City Ballads, City Legends, City Festivals (3 volumes)

by Carleton, Will

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Sheila B. Amdur
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Very Good Plus
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$20.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers Published 1885, 1889, and 1893 respectively. Bindings with the elaborate gilt and pictorial cloth covers in excellent condition. No marks internally, clean, tight copies. With all the illustrations.. Pictorial Cloth. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Celebrated Crimes-Vol II The Borgias; Vol III-The Marquise De Ganges, Karl Ludwig Sand, Urbain Grandier (2 volumes)

by Dumas, Alexandre

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1895
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
Limited Edition
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$30.00

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Philadelphia: George Barrie, 1895. Each limited to 500 copies. Brown cloth, paper labels, somewhat darkened. Pages very lightly age toned. With drawings by De Los Rios, Prodhomme Wagrez, and others. . Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Massacres in the South in Celebrated Crimes

by Dumas, Alexandre

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1895
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
Limited Edition
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$25.00

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Philadelphia: George Barrie, 1895. #169 of 500 copies. Imperial Japan Library Edition. 5 plates with tissue guards. Darkened purple cloth with paper label. Part of "Celebrated Crimes" set by Dumas. 311 pp. Unopened. Pages lightly toned.. Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good -. Illus. by Jacques Wagrez . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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THE FOUNDLING

by Spellman, Frances Cardinal

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$60.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1951. With Scribners' "A" on the copyright page. Inscribed by Spellman on flyleaf. 304 pp. DJ with light edge wear.. Inscribed by Author. First Edition First Printing. Red Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good Plus/Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Lotus Lantern

by Taylor, Mary Imlay and Martin Sabine

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1911
Condition
Good
Edition
First ed, 1st Printing
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$30.00

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Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1911. Bottom tip of pages with light waterstain. Original cloth. 308 pp with all the plates. Fiction based in Japan with geisha songs.. First ed, 1st Printing. Lavender Gilt Ltrd Pctrl Cloth. Good/No Dj. Illus. by F Vaux Wilson. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Ex-Library.
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Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1884. One page with small chp on edge no impacting text. lvvii, 529 pp plus publsiher's ads. Flyleaves and half title page loose. Personal inscription on flyleaf. First edition of the illustrated edition--wood engravings.. Inside hinges cracked, shelf wear to binding; binding beginning to loosen.. Green Gilt Pctrl Ltrd Cloth. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾"… Read more
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$40.00
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Giants in the Earth: A Saga of the Prairie. Translated from the Norwegian

by Rolvaag, O. E.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Stated
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$40.00

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New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1927. "C-B" under First Edition on copy right page. xxii, 465 pp. First in English. Gold cloth with gilt decorated spine. . First Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dj. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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I KNOW THIS MUCH IS TRUE

by Lamb, Wally

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing Stated
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$95.00

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New York: ReganBooks, 1998. Signed on title page by Lamb. 1/4 black gilt lettered cloth, black paper on boards. A fine unmarked copy.. First Edition First Printing Stated. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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"Copy" A Dialogue with an Introduction By Hamilton W. Mabie in THE OUTLOOK, 10/26/1907

by Wharton, Edith

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1907
Condition
Good Plus
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New York: The Outlook Company, 1907. Bound volume of THE OUTLOOK. volue 87, Sept. 7, 1907 to Dec. 28, 1907. Includes: John Muir, "The Tuolumne Yosemite Danger"; two essays on Immigration with "Studies of Immigrant Types"; "Mark Twain The Humorist" by Hamilton W. Mabie; "A Nation Park on the Hudson" proposal; "The Conservation of Natural Resources" by Gifford… Read more
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Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag. Shawl-Straps

by Alcott, Louisa M.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1873
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Second Edition
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$30.00

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Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1873. Small split top of spine. Two frontispieces, list of publisher's books, vi, 226 pp and publisher's ads in rear. Decorated title page. Slight wear, scuffing on binding.. Second Edition. Dark Green Gilt Lettered Cloth. Good Plus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Tropic of Cancer

by Miller, Henry; Intrroduction By Karl Shapiro

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
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Castle Books, 1961. xxx, 318 pp. Outer tips of pages very lightly spotted. Ink name flyleaf.. Light Brown Brown Ltrd Hc. Very Good/Very Good- Price Clipped. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Compass Rose

by Casey, John

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2010
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Stated
ISBN
9780375410253
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$10.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010. Follow up novel to National Book Award winner, Saprtina, based in a fictional Rhode Island estuary. Maps endpprs. 356 pp plus end notes.. First Edition Stated. Blue White Lettered Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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archy and mehitabel

by Marquis, Don

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1950
Condition
Near Fine
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$15.00

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New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1950. Illustrated endpprs. Ink name top of endppr. 196 pp with drawings. . Black Yellow Pctrl Ltrd Cloth. Near Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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SOMETHING OF MYSELF FOR MY FRIENDS KNOWN AND UNKNOWN

by Kipling, Rudyard

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1937
Condition
Near Fine
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$12.00

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Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1937. Frontis Portrait; DJ with minor chipping, small piece removed top of spine, Ink name endppr. First or early edition. . Red Cloth. Near Fine/Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Mutiny on the Bounty

by Nordhoff, Charles and James Normal Hall

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First Edition Stated
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$20.00

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Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1932. Published October, 1932 stated. Illustrated end papers. First printing, second state. Binding is slightly faded with very light edge wear.. First Edition Stated. Blue Silver Pctrl Ltrd Cloth. Very Good -/No DJ. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Midland Monthly. A Magazine Devoted to Midland Literature & Art . t Issues

by Brigham, Johnson, Editor

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1895
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Original Editions
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$28.00

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Des Moines, Iowa: Johnson Brigham, 1895. 3 original issues from 1895 and 4 from 1896. All with the original covers with a cornstalk on each. One issue with some chipping on edges, loose back cover. A literary journal published for the "Midlands" of the United States. With illustrations. Some features on the Civil War and Iowa. Iowa; Literary Magazines..… Read more
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Panorama A Novel

by Adler, H. G.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2011
Condition
Fine
Edition
First U. S. Edition First Printing
ISBN
9781400068517
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$20.00

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New York: Random House, 2011. Translated by Peter Filkins. Close to "as new" copy. "...a superb rediscovered novel of the Holocaust by a neglected modern master.". First U. S. Edition First Printing. 1/4 Blck Clth Blck Ppr on Bds. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE GREEN BOOK MAGAZINE August 1919

by Various

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Published
1919
Condition
Good Plus
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$25.00

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Chicago: Story-Press Corporation, 1919. Full issue, 112 pp wit many illustrations, colorful covers, contents lightly age toned.. Color Pictorial Covers. Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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