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Capital Writers: Sir Walter Scott

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, The Writers Museum: 1996

Seller ID: 014253

Condition: Fine


40pp. Illustrated. Museum booklet. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The Writers Museum Edinburgh

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, The Writers Museum: 1993

Seller ID: 014254

Condition: Fine


24pp. Nice illustrations. Typical museum booklet. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Treasure Bits: French Authors, Victor Hugo & Honore De Balzac

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, E.R. Herrick & Co.: 1898

Seller ID: 014387

Condition: Good


111pp. Original tan cloth stamped in red and gilt with numerous red fleur de lis on the front board. Two engravings of the subjects of this book. Soiled. Corners bumped. Nicely printed in red and black with decorative initials Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Three Gothic Novels: Walpole's The Castle of Otranto, Beckford's Vathek and Shelley's Frankenstein

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin Books: 1973

Seller ID: 014812

Condition: Very Good


505pp. + 5pp. ads. Ownership inscription on the first prelim. Wraps creased. Text browned. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Orations of American Orators, Volume One (Only)

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Boston, The Colonial Press: 1900

Seller ID: 014893

Condition: Very Good


452pp. Original green cloth, elaborately stamped in gilt on the spine, top edge gilt. Corners very gently bumped. Backstrip scuffed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Passion and Politics: September to December at The Abbey

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Dublin, The Abbey Theatre: 2005

Seller ID: 014898

Condition: Fine


16pp. Illustrated. Features The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde (poster graphic on the front cover) starring Andrew Bennett, Des Cave, Ned Dennehy, Sean Kearns, Darragh Kelly, Patrick Moy, Tadgh Murphy, Alan Stanford, Stephen O' Rourke. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Victor Hugo a Notre-Dame De Paris: "La Griffe De Lion"

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Du Patrimoine:

Seller ID: 015456

Condition: Near Fine


23pp. Illustrated. A tour book for Notre Dame. French and English text. Some creasing. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Franz Kafka a Praha

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Prague, Propagacni Tvorba Praha: 1991

Seller ID: 015463

Condition: Very Good


26pp. + 20pp. plates. German, English, French and Italian languages. Creased. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Shorter Novels; Elizabethan

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Dent Everyman's Library: 1966

Seller ID: 019470

Condition: Very Good


356pp. + 4pp. ads. Patterned endpapers. Corners bumped. No previous ownership inscriptions. Trace of mottling to the spine. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Dictionary of Literature

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Brockhampton Press: 1995

Seller ID: 020956

Condition: Very Good


252pp. Original pictorial boards. Top edge of the text block foxed. Only traces of wear to the jacket. Pocket sized edition. View more info

Fairy Tales of Oscar Wilde; The Birthday of the Infanta

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Nantier, Beall, Minouschine Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 014905

Condition: Good


Unpaginated (30pp.). Illustrated in cartoon format. Ex-library with the usual markings. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Round the World with Famous Authors

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday Pan American Airways: 1958

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 022233

Condition: Very Good


192pp. Early Edition. Original light blue cloth over black, spine lettering stamped in gilt. Illustrated. Introduction by Lowell Thomas. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Corners bumped. The jacket has some rubbing at the extremities and a couple of closed tears at the edges. Still a bright copy. View more info

Bulfinch's Mythology; The Age of Fable, The Age of Chivalry, Legends of Charlemagne

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, The Modern Library:

Seller ID: 022585

Condition: Very Good


778pp. Original green cloth, black panels, lettering gilt. Patterned endpapers. Illustrated. Bookplate to the front pastedown. Jacket blurb affixed to the front free endpaper; blindstamped ownership seal to the same. Gutter cracked facing the title page. View more info

Under Two Flags

By: "Ouida" (Rame, Maria Louise)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott: 1891

Edition: Early Edition.

Seller ID: 006717

Condition: Good


652pp. Part of the Lippincott Series of Select Novels (No. 25). Wraps creased. Spine ends chipped. Several pages carelessly dogeared at one corner. Some dampstain to the text. Quite scarce in this edition. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Come Walk Among the Stars

By: Abbott, Winston O.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: South Windsor, Inspiration House: 1984

Edition: Thirteenth Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 931

Condition: Fine


Unpaginated. Illustrated by Bette Eaton Bossen. This copy signed by both Abbott and Bossen on the title page. The jacket is a bit edgeworn. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

T.S. Eliot: A Life

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1984

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 008389

Condition: Very Good


400pp. Illustrated. Faint black remainder mark to the bottom edge of the text block. Corners lightly creased. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

English Music

By: Ackroyd, Peter F.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin Books: 1992

Seller ID: 005218

Condition: Very Good


400pp + 10pgs ads. Front cover has small area of sticker residue, small crease on bottom front corner. Scuffed, edges of text beginning to yellow slightly. No marks inside. Binding tight. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

"The Guardian of the Law": Authority and Identity in James Fenimore Cooper

By: Adams, Charles Hansford

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University Park, Pennsylvania State University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 018733

Condition: Fine


151pp. A few indentations to the front panel of the jacket. Some minor scuffing to the same. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Democracy and Esther (2 Novels in one)

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Anchor Books: 1961

Seller ID: 005220

Condition: Good


371pp + 8 pgs lists of other published works. Underlining in pen, notes in pen on inside covers and free endpapers front and back. Most of the underlining appears to be in the half of the book titled Esther. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Letters to a Niece and Prayer to the Virgin of Chartres with A Niece's Memoirs By Mabel La Farge

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1920

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 007587

Condition: Very Good


134pp. Corners bumped. Scuff mark on the spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info