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Fairy Tales

by Anderson, Hans Christian

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n.d.
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Edited by Svend Larsen. Translated from the original Danish by R. P. Keigwin. Illustrations by Vilhelm Pedersen. Introduction by Elias Bredsdorff. Not dated but the Introduction is 1950. Small 8vo. Full red calf. Marbles end-papers. A.e.g. Pp. (iv), 396, (vi). Illustrated throughout text; frontispiece in color. Presentation inscription in ink on one of the prelims; several leaves carelessly folded (now… Read more
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On The Wealth of Nations

by O'Rourke, P. J.

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Published
2007
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780871139498
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First edition. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. xiv, 242. Appendix: An Adam Smith Philosophical Dictionary. Notes. Index. Fine copy in dj.
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Conversations with Czeslaw Milosz

by Milosz, Czeslaw. Ewa Czarnecka and Aleksander Fiut.

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Published
1987
Condition
Remainder mark on bottom edge; else fine
Edition
First United States Edition
ISBN
9780151225910
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First United States edition (originally published as Podrózny świata: Rozmowy z Czeclawem Miloszem in Polish in 1983). 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. xiv, 332, (vi). Remainder mark on bottom edge; else fine copy in dj.
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The New Canterbury Literary Society Newsletter

by [Aldington, Richard], Norman T. Gates

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Published
1978-2012
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Fine copy
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Haddonfield: Norman T. Gates, 1978-2012. Ephemera. Fine copy. About 35 years of issues, beginning with volume 6, of this newsletter which Norman T. Gates edited for most of his life until his death in 2010. It was devoted to the life and work of Richard Aldington. Printed on 8 1/2 x 11 inch paper.
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The Hero With a Thousand Faces

by Campbell, Joseph

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Published
2008
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
Third Edition, reprinted
ISBN
9781577315933
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$12.00

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Novaro: New World Library, 2008. Third Edition, reprinted. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xiv, 418. Endnotes. Bibliography. Illustration List. Index. Bollingen Series XVII. Originally published in 1949. This is the Third Edition, and is stated to be the "First printing" but is likely to be reprinted.
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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

by Baum. L. Frank

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Published
2001
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Blackstone Audiobooks, Inc., 2001. Audiobook. Fine copy/fine. DVD with the original book published in 1900 read in its entirety. MP3 format. 30 tracks, each 10 minutes long. Read by Anna Fields.
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The Golden Fleece and the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles

by Colum, Padraic

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Published
2001
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Fine copy
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Blackstone Audiobooks, Inc., 2001. Audiobook. Fine copy/fine. DVD with the original work published in 1921 read in its entirety. MP3 format. 67 tracks, each 10 minutes long. Read by Fred Williams.
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Intellectuals

by Johnson, Paul

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First U.S. edition
ISBN
9780060160500
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$28.00

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New York: Harper & Row, 1988. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth. Pp. x, 386, (iv). Notes. Index.
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Lawrence of Arabia Memorial

by [Lawrence, T. E.] (Eric Kennington)

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Published
[1935]
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Foxed, else very good
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[London], [1935]. Ephemera. Foxed, else very good. 2 unnumbered leaves, folded: 114 x 195 cm. After Lawrence's death in May 1935 a number of his friends including F. M. Allenby, G. Bernard Shaw and Winston Churchill solicited funds from the public for a bronze bust of him by Eric Kennington to be placed in the crypt of… Read more
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Chaucer's Tale, 1386 and the Road to Canterbury

by [Chaucer, Geoffrey], Paul Strohm

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Published
2014
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780670026432
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$22.00

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New York: Viking Press, 2014. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. xviii, 284, (ii). Illustrated: (8) pp. of plates. Map: Chaucer's London 1386. List of Principal Figures. Notes and Further Reading. Index.
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God's Funeral

by Wilson, A. N.

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First American edition
ISBN
9780393047455
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$18.00

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New York: W. W. Norton, 1999. First American edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. two-tone boards. Pp. xiv, 402. Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. Notes. Bibliography. Index.
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Civilizations, Culture, Ambition, and the Transformation of Nature

by Fernandez-Armesto, Felipe

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Published
2001
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Remainder mark on bottom edge, else fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780743202480
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New York: The Free Press/Simon & Schuster, 2001. First edition. Hardcover. Remainder mark on bottom edge, else fine/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. xiv, 546. Notes. Index.
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Plays 1937-1955

by Williams, Tennessee

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
Second printing
ISBN
9781883011864
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$26.00

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New York: The Library of America, 2000. Second printing. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth. Pp. (xii), 1060, (xiv). Chronology. Notes on the Text. Notes. Ribbon marker. Prospectus laid in. Selected and with notes by Mel Gussow and Kenneth Holditch.
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The Old School, Essays by Divers Hands

by Greene, Graham (editor)

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Published
1934
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Ex-Library (Daily Express [London]), very good
Edition
First edition
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$125.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1934. First edition. Hardcover. Ex-Library (Daily Express [London]), very good/poor. 8vo. Black cloth. Pp. 256. Heavily taped dj included. 1517 copies of this book were printed. A wonderful collection of essays by 18 famous authors on their school experiences. The writers include W. H. Auden (Gresham's School, Holt), H. E. Bates (Kettering Grammar School), L.… Read more
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World Mythology, The Illustrated Guide

by Willis, Roy (General Editor)

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Published
1996
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Fine copy
Edition
Reprinted
ISBN
9781900131056
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$16.00

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London: Duncan Baird, 1996. Reprinted. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. Large 8vo. Boards. Pp. 320. Illustrated. Index. Foreword by Robert Walter, Director of the Joseph Campbell Foundation. This book was originally published by Simon and Schuster (London) in 1993.
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Six Men

by Cooke, Alistair

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Published
1977
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Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780394484341
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$6.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1977. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. (x), 212. Illustrated. Essays on Charles Chaplin, Edward VIII, H. L. Mencken, Adlai Stevenson, Bertrand Russell, Humphrey Bogart.
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Stieg Larsson, The Real Story of the Man Who Played With Fire

by [Larsson, Stieg], Jan-Erik Pettersson

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Published
2011
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Fine copy
Edition
First U.S. edition
ISBN
9781402789403
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New York: Sterling, 2011. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. x, 278. Illustrated: (8) pp. of plates. references. Bibliography. Index.
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Moll, The Life and Times of Moll Flanders

by Rees, Siân

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Published
2011
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Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780701185077
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London: Chatto & Windus, 2011. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. (xii), 224, (ii). Illustrated. Bibliography. Index.
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The Annotated Peter Pan, The Centennial Edition

by Barrie, J. M

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Published
2011
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Fine copy
Edition
First edition thus
ISBN
9780393066005
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$32.00

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New York: W. W. Norton, 2011. First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 4to. Boards. Pp. cvii, 394, (ii). Illustrated. J. M. Barrie's Legacy: Peter Pan and Great Ormond Street Hospice for Children by Christine De Poorterre. Bibliography. About the Author. About the Editor. Edited with an Introduction and Notes by Maria Tatar.
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Palimpsest, A Memoir

by Vidal, Gore

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Published
1995
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780233988917
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$40.00

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London: Andre Deutsch, 1995. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Pictorial boards. Pp. viii, 440. Illustrated. Index. This is a most fascinating memoir. Here is some of his observations about President John F. Kennedy: "It is always a delicate matter when a friend or acquaintance becomes president. Ease must be maintained, yet one may not call… Read more
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