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The Fishermen A Novel
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The Fishermen A Novel

By Obioma, Chigozie

Little, Brown and Company. As New in As New dust jacket. 2015. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket, As New. Dust jacket is now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 304 pages. E6 .

$30.00

The Romance of a Poor Young Man`
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The Romance of a Poor Young Man`

By Feuillet, Octave

P. F. Collier & Son. Fine with no dust jacket. 1902. Reprint. Hardcover. No defects. Tight, square, pages clean and bright, appears unread. . Translated from the French, with a critical introduction by Henry Harland. Also includes a frontispiece and numerous other portraits of the author with descriptive notes by Octave Uzanne. Tight, square, pages clean and bright, a beautiful copy in light green cloth covers. . The French Classical Romances Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. E5 .

$25.00

The Lady of the Camellias
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The Lady of the Camellias

By Dumas, Alexandre, Fils

P. F. Collier & Son. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1902. Reprint. Hardcover. A few small light stains to back cover, no other defects. Tight, square, pages clean and bright, appears unread. . Translated from the French, with a critical introduction by Edmund Gosse. Also includes a frontispiece and numerous other portraits of the author with descriptive notes by Octave Uzanne. Tight, square, pages clean and bright, a beautiful copy in light green cloth covers. . The French Classical Romances Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. E5 .

$25.00

Madame Bovary
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Madame Bovary

By Flaubert, Gustave

P. F. Collier & Son. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1902. Hardcover. A few minor scuff marks to spine and front cover, no other defects. Tight, square, pages clean and bright, appears unread. . Translated from the French, with a critical introduction by Henry James. Also includes a frontispiece and numerous other portraits of the author with descriptive notes by Octave Uzanne. Tight, square, pages clean and bright, a beautiful copy in light green cloth covers. . The French Classical Romances Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. E5 .

$25.00

Modern Arabic Literature 1800-1970 An Introduction, with Extracts in  Translation
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Modern Arabic Literature 1800-1970 An Introduction, with Extracts in Translation

By Haywood, John A

St. Martin's Press. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1972. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket has light edgewear, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has been gently read, no apparent defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 306 pages. E1 .

$25.00

Heat & Dust
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Heat & Dust

By Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer

Harper & Row. As New in As New dust jacket. 1976. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects of any kind. Booker award sticker affixed to front cover, price on dust jacket is $7.95, jacket now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . A beautiful copy of the first U. S. Edition. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 181 pages. D7 .

$40.00

Willard and His Bowling Trophies A Perverse Mystery
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Willard and His Bowling Trophies A Perverse Mystery

By Brautigan, Richard

Simon & Schuster. As New in As New dust jacket. 1975. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket, the latter now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, appears unread. Gift quality. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 167 pages. D7 .

$30.00

The Fountainhead
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The Fountainhead

By Rand, Ayn

The Bobbs-Merrill Company. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. 1943. 1st Edition. 7th Printing. Hardcover. A Very Good book in a Fair dust jacket. Jacket is price-clipped, chipped at corners, rubbed, lightly soiled, with a two-inch chip to head of spine, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book is bound in blue cloth with bright gilt titles to front cover and spine and a faint vertical crease to spine, owner bookplate affixed to first endpaper. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Light spotting to fore-edge of pages, red topstain to page ends. . The dust jacket of this book identifies it as a book club edition, no other such indications in book or jacket. The name of the book club is not identified. Author photo and three reviews on back panel. The copyright page states that this is the seventh printing, January 1944. A broken "9" on page 9 and "Domininique" on page 480. Overall, this is a solid copy of an early printing of a classic. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. D5 .

$150.00

All the Little Live Things
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All the Little Live Things

By Stegner, Wallace

NY. NY: Viking. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1967. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. A bit of rubbing to extremities of light blue cloth cover, no other defects. . Bright yellow topstain. Tight, square, pages clean and bright. A nice, solid copy of the first edition, sans dust jacket. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. C4 .

$20.00

The Radical Tradition: 12 Essays on Politics,education and Literature
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The Radical Tradition: 12 Essays on Politics,education and Literature

By Tawney, R.H.

Pantheon Books. Fine in Good dust jacket. 1964. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket has tears, light chipping, sunned spine, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. Bound in green cloth with bright gilt titles and decoration to spine. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, appears unread. Like New book with Good dust jacket. . Twelve essays by a distinguished historian and philosopher. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 214 pages. C1 .

$25.00

From Shylock to Svengali  Jewish Stereotypes in English Fiction
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From Shylock to Svengali Jewish Stereotypes in English Fiction

By Rosenberg, Edgar

Standford Press. Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1960. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Book has owner's namestamp on first pastedown, name on last pastedown, and short red mark to first endpaper. No other defects; binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Dust jacket has several closed tears, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 388 pages. B4 .

$30.00

The Mimic Men
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The Mimic Men

By Naipaul, V. S.

NY. NY: MacMillan. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1967. 1st American Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Faint half-inch horizontal crease to front cover, just a hint of rubbing to top edge of jacket, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Contents are excellent: binding is very tight, pages are crisp, book appears unread. . A gorgeous copy of the First American Edition. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. A6 .

$130.00

Fortress Besieged
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Fortress Besieged

By Shu, Ch'ien Chung & J. Kelly & N. K. Mao (Trans. )

Indiana University Press. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1980. Hardcover. Dust jacket has a one -inch tear with associated creasing to bottom edge of front cover, no other defects, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. As New. . English translation of a highly praised satirical nove. Modern Chinese literature. First English translation. . Chinese literature in translation Series. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 416 pages. A2 .

$45.00

Primavera Nera
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Primavera Nera

By Miller, Henry

Milano, Feltrinelli. As New. 1968. 1st Italian Edition. Hardcover. First Italian edition (stated) of Henry Miller's Black Spring. . No defects. Book is unread, As New. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. U2 .

$45.00

The Air-Conditioned Nightmare
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The Air-Conditioned Nightmare

By Miller, Henry

NY. NY: New Directions. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket. 1945. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Jacket has several small chips and tears, 1/2" chip at head of spine, light soil and foxing to extremities and back panel of jacket, still attractive in mylar sleeve. Page ends of book are slightly spotted. Cheap wartime paper, Binding is tight, no corner bumps or marks to covers, pages are clean and unmarked. $3.50 price on dust jacket. . Miller returned to the United States after spending ten years in Europe. He spent three years traveling around the country, and wrote this critique of America, which consists of essays and stories. Illustrated with photographs; plates are tipped in. In the first issue dustwrapper with four book reviews and without Miller's photograph, A solid copy of the first printing with first state dust jacket. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. S2 .

$95.00

Great Days
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Great Days

By Barthelme, Donald

NY. NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1979. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Jacket is very slightly soiled, a little creasing at head of spine, in fresh mylar cover. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; appears to be unread. His 10th book, a collection of stories. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. S1 .

$20.00

The Early Plays. Ed. By Ellendea Proffer. Trans. By Carl and Elendea  Proffer
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The Early Plays. Ed. By Ellendea Proffer. Trans. By Carl and Elendea Proffer

By Bulgakov, Mikhail

Bloomington. Bloomington: Indiana Univ. Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1972. 1st Edition. Hardcover. This is a hardcover book with dust jacket. Jacket is price-clipped, rubbed at one corner, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; Like New. . Five early plays by Bulgakov: The Days of the Turbins, Zova's Apartment, Flight, The Crimson Island, and A Cabal of Hypocrites. Each play has an Introduction, Notes. A gorgeous copy, scarce in hardcover. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 418 pages. K3 .

$130.00

The Century Was Two Years Old  Le Siecle Avait Deux Ans: Victor Hugo,  1802-1885
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The Century Was Two Years Old Le Siecle Avait Deux Ans: Victor Hugo, 1802-1885

By Lloyd, Rosemary & Maria Krebs

Indiana University Libraries, Lilly Library. Near Fine. Paperback. No defects, As New. . Exhibition catalog, produced by the Lilly Library, celebrating Victor Hugo. Text is in both English and French. Profusely illustrated with reproductions. 89 items are described in 44 pages. . An Exhibition-Une Exposition Series. 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches. 44 pages. M1 .

$40.00

Lateinisches Mittelalter;  Einleitung in Sprache Und Literatur (German  Edition)
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Lateinisches Mittelalter; Einleitung in Sprache Und Literatur (German Edition)

By Langosch, Karl

Darmstadt. Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1963. 1st Edition. Softcover. Gray paper covers are sunned at extremities. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Latin Middle Ages: Introduction to Language And Literature. In the German language. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 96 pages. M2 .

$21.50

Arkansas
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Arkansas

By Brandon, John

McSweeney's. As New with No dust jacket as issued. 2008. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the first endpaper, his first book. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 224 pages. L2 .

$155.00

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