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OZMA OF OZ

By Baum, L. Frank

The Reilly & Lee Co, Chicago, 1907. 9.5" X 7" in tan cloth with black lettering and spine design. Owner's name on bookplate page; Light soil and very light stains on covers; a little soil on edges: GOOD PLUS condition. 270pp. Illustrations by John R. Neil.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$60.00

The Harvard Classics: The Apology, Phaedo and Crito of Plato; The Golden Sayings of Epictetus; The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius

By Eliot, Charles W. [Editor]

P.F. Collier & Son, New York, 1969. 8.5" X 5.75" in green leatherette with handsome gilded cover design and spine lettering. Lightly soiled. Otherwise, clean, tight (probably unread) and unmarked: a conservative VERY GOOD PLUS condition. 345pp.. 5th or later Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.95

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE

By Austen, Jane

The Easton Press, Norwalk, CT, 1996. 8.75" X 5.75" in glossy red leather with intricate gilt cover design and spine lettering. Clean, Tight, Unmarked; Publisher-supplied bookplate on back of frontis with no name on it; Both boards bowing slightly outwards: ac conservative NEAR FINE condition. Absolutely Gorgeous volume. All edges gilt. Satin endpapers; ribbon bookmark bound in. 397pp. [BD004]. Special Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$95.00

THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES

By Doyle, Arthur Conan

The Easton Press, Norwalk, CT, 1981. 9" X 6.25" in glossy black leather with fancy gilt cover decoration and spine lettering. All edges gilt. Satin endpapers; ribbon bookmark bound in. Absolutely LIKE NEW inside and out. 210pp. [BD004]. Bookseller. Special Edition. Hardcover. As New/No Jacket.

$125.00

THE JUNGLE BOOKS

By Kipling, Rudyard

The Easton Press, Norwalk, CT, 1980. 10.5" X 7.5" In fabulous bright green leather with fancy gilt cover decoration and spine lettering. All edges gilt. Lemon colored satin endpapers; ribbon bookmark bound in. Absolutely LIKE NEW inside and out. Illustrated by David Gentleman. 383pp. [BD004].. Special Edition. Hardcover. As New/No Jacket.

$44.95

GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES

By Grimm / Untermeyer [Editor]

The Easton Press, Norwalk, CT, 1980. 10.25" X 7.25" in dark blue leather with fancy gilt cover decoration and spine lettering. All edges gilt. Satin endpapers; ribbon bookmark bound in. Absolutely LIKE NEW inside and out. 329pp. [BD004]. Special Edition. Hardcover. As New/No Jacket.

$49.95

QUENTIN DURWARD

By Scott, Sir Walter

Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1923. 9.5" X 7.375" in black cloth with large paste-down on front cover. Some minor wear to the front cover, but clean and unmarked: a solid "VERY GOOD." First Edition Thus. Nicely illustrated throughout in color by C. Bosseron Chambers. 422pp. [BD001]. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$19.95

THE THOUSAND AND ONE NIGHTS, Commonly Called, in England THE ARABIAN NIGHTS' ENTERTAINMENTS. [3 Volumes]

By Lane, Edward William

JOHN MURRAY, LONDON, 1859. 3 volumes: 8.875" X 6.375"in green cloth with green leather spines and corners. Elaborate gilt spine decoration and lettering. Spines are stamped "1859." There are a few areas of wear - a few scuffs on cloth covers; wear to corners and edges, but these are really minor. The three volumes are quite handsome and fresh-looking, belying their 160 year age. Pages are crisp, clean and unmarked. Bindings are tight. I grade these out at VERY GOOD PLUS. Many engraved illustrations. 553/578/703pp.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$295.00

LORD JIM

By CONRAD, JOSEPH

International Collectors Library, Garden City, NY 8.5" X 5.75" in green leatherette with fancy gilt cover decoration, the "Louis XVI" binding. Top edge gilt. Clean, very tight, unmarked: LIKE NEW condition. 309pp. [BB063]. Special Edition. Hardcover. As New/No Jacket.

$19.95

Vanity Fair

By Thackeray, William Makepeace

The Franklin Library, Franklin Center, PA, 1977. 9.375" X 6.75" in beautiful pebble grained dark green leather with fancy gilt spine and cover decoration. 3 minor cosmetic flaws: The top edge has a mottled look probably due to exposure to moisture; The cloth endpapers in front are discolored along the hinge, probably from something being enclosed there; finally, there is a tiny nick in the leather close to the fore edge of the front cover. Otherwise, the book is excellent - clean, tight, and unmarked. 726pp. Illustrated by the author. [BC012]. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$24.95

GULLIVER'S TRAVELS

By Swift, Jonathan

The Franklin Library, Franklin Center, PA, 1977. 8.75" X 6.375" in dark green leather with fancy gilt spine and cover decoration. All edges gilt; green cloth endpapers; ribbon bookmark bound in. This book is nearly perfect EXCEPT: all 3 edges have a somewhat mottled appearance, probably from exposure to moisture. Otherwise, the book is clean, tight (and probably unopened), and unmarked: VERY GOOD PLUS condition. Included is the original "Editors' Notes" pamphlet. 325pp. Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney. [BC012]. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$24.95

TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST

By Dana, Richard Henry

The Franklin Library, Franklin Center, PA, 1977. 9" X 6.5" in handsome dark blue leather with very ornate gilt cover and spine decorations. All edges gilt, cloth endpapers and ribbon bookmark bound in. Very close to "new" EXCEPT: top edge has become mottled from exposure to moisture: VERY GOOD PLUS or better condition. 555pp. Illustrated by Ronald Keller. [BC012]. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$24.95

Faust, Part I & Dr. Faustus

By Goethe / Marlowe

P.F. Collier & Son, New York ['Harvard Classics Five-Foot Shelf of Books], 1909. 8" X 5.25" in maroon cloth. Minor wear at corners and spine ends; Spine is a little sun bleached, but still looks good and the lettering is quite legible. Clean, tight, unmarked: VERY GOOD PLUS or better. 431pp.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$12.95

Songs of Innocence

By Blake, William

Minton, Balch, and company, New York, 1926. 10" X 7.25" in black cloth with fancy gilt cover decoration and spine lettering. A small amount of discoloration front cover from exposure to water; much larger amount on back cover. Contents fresh, clean, unmarked: just GOOD. Tight binding. No jacket. This is a 1926 facsimile of an early edition of this book found in the British Museum. [BB111]. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$29.95

MOSSES FROM AN OLD MANSE [2 Volumes]

By Hawthoerne, Nathaniel

Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston & New York, 1900. 2 Volumes: 8.875" X 5.375" in marbled boards with dark red leather spine and corners. Top edges gilt; fancy gilt spine lettering and design. Vol. 1. top 1/4" at top of spine chipped away, minor wear at a few places along the back strip; Vol. 2. Very minor wear. Clean, tight, unmarked. Marbled endpapers: GOOD PLUS. 345/360pp. This is the "OLD MANSE" edition. [BB018]. Special Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$35.00

Dickens' Works [15 volumes]

By Dickens

John Wanamaker, Philadelphia, New York 15 volumes: 7.75" X 5.75" in marbled boards with tan leather spines and corners. Red and green leather spine labels. Top edges gilt. Illustrated. These volumes are in less than perfect condition. Nearly all have damage to the very top of the spine. Some are rubbed along edges and at corners, however, overall, they are quite nice. The bindings are still tight and the pages are clean. This set looks as if it had been bought for "show," rather than for reading. Hinges, etc. still in good shape. Owners names and the date - 1899 have been written on each flyleaf: a solid VERY GOOD. This set is heavy and will require additional postage.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$195.00

Scripta Quae Manserunt Omnia 9 Volumes [of 10?]

By Cicero, Marcus Tullius ? Mueller, C.F.W.

P.G. Teubneri, Leipzig, 1884. 9 volumes 7 7/8" X 4 3/4" in marbled boards with purple cloth spines and hand-written paper spine labels. Marbled edges. Some shelfwear; slightly faded: about VERY GOOD MINUS to VERY GOOD condition. These are Volume 1, parts 1,2,3,4; Volume 2, parts 1,2,3,4; Volume 3, part 2 only: a total of 9 volumes altogether - 236pp; 499pp; 664pp; 466pp; 398pp; 541pp; 659pp; 450pp; 568pp respectively. ALL TEXT IS IN LATIN.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$175.00

THE DRAMATIC WORKS OF SHAKSPEARE, from the Text of Johnson, Stevens and Reed. With a Biographical Memoir

By Shakespeare, William

Leavitt & Allen Bros., New York 9.125" X 6.125" in elaborate gilt and green cloth. A little fraying at spine ends, wear at corners, gilding is just a little dulled from age [1858?], several names written on a flyleaf: VERY GOOD PLUS. Contents very crisp and clean. Tight binding and overall a very attractive volume. Illustrated throughout with charming little engravings. Printed in double columns. 828pp. All edges gilt. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$150.00

CORNELIUS NEPOS [Miltiades; Themisticles; Aristides; Pausanias;; Cimon; Lysander; Alcibiades; Thrasybulus; and many others]

By Nepos, Cornelius / Browning, Oscar

Oxford University Press, London, 1888. 6.75" X 4.75" in maroon cloth. EX-LIBRARY with the usual paraphernalia and writing. Call letters in white ink on spine. Light wear at spine ends. Otherwise, this little book is sound, tight, and clean. Odd intermittent pagination scheme. Plus 14pp of publisher's ads at end of book. LATIN TEXT with notes in English. Third Edition. [AB200]. 3rd Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$17.95

THE VIRGINIANS A Tale of the Last Century

By Thackeray, W. M.

Thomas Nelson & Sons, New York, 1909. 6.25" X 4.375" in flexible green leather. Top edges of both covers and fore edge of Back covert abraded; heavy wear to backstrip; owner's dedication on flyleaf: just GOOD at best. 928pp. [AC061]. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$14.95

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