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Lucile

By: Meredith, Owen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus: 1895

Seller ID: 010401

Condition: Good


361pp. Original patterned paper (floral design) over decoratively stamped white cloth (pine cone design). Engraved title page. Frontispiece of the author. One in the Vandemecum Series, an early title being #32 (out of 109). One corner bumped. All edges rubbed through. Some staining to the endpapers. Soiled. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Poetical Works of John Milton

By: Milton, John

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, John H. Turney: 1832

Seller ID: 1684

Condition: Good


Two volumes bound as one. 321pp. + 232pp. The leather is elaborately stamped with a cathedral style binding in blind. Illustrated with a few fine copperplate engravings which were done by Asher B. Durand. In 1834 he would take his first trip to the Adirondacks with Thomas Cole and essentially begin the Hudson River School. This copy repaired at the backstrip with a fragile red leather which is susceptible to chipping and is chipped. Corners bumped. All edges rubbed through. Foxed. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Selected Essays

By: Montaigne, Michel De

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Walter J. Black: 1943

Seller ID: 014262

Condition: Very Good


364pp. Spine darkened. Faint smudge to the front board. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Utopia

By: More, Thomas

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin Books: 1986

Seller ID: 014526

Condition: Very Good


154pp. + 6pp. ads. Wraps creased. Text browned. Ink price on the front cover. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Classical Mythology

By: Morford, Mark P.O. & Robert J. Lenardon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Longman Publishers: 1991

Edition: Fourth Edition.

Seller ID: 011828

Condition: Very Good


703pp. Illustrated. Corners creased. The front joint is starting at the heel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

John Milton: A Reader's Guide to His Poetry

By: Nicolson, Marjorie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1971

Edition: Ninth Printing.

Seller ID: 015081

Condition: Very Good


385pp. Ownership inscription on the verso of the front cover. Some creasing to the wraps. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Greek Literature in Translation

By: Oates, Whitney J. & Charles T. Murphy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Longmans, Green & Co.: 1951

Edition: Seventh Printing.

Seller ID: 009455

Condition: Very Good


1072pp. Folding map. All edges of the text block foxed. Endpapers and pastedowns foxed. Bookplate on the front pastedown. The jacket is foxed on the spine and chipped at the spine ends. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Odyssey of Homer

By: Palmer, George Herbert (trans.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin: 1921

Seller ID: 018417

Condition: Very Good


402pp. Original blue cloth with lettering stamped in black. Two color plates by N.C. Wyeth. Folding map. Corners bumped and rubbed through. The head of the back joint is starting. Spine ends worn. Ink smudes to the margins of pages 401 and 402. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

John Milton (Little Masterpieces)

By: Perry, Bliss (ed.)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1901

Edition: First Edition Thus.

Seller ID: 014256

Condition: Good


211pp. Nice engraved frontispiece of Milton. Original red cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Three corners bumped. Dampstaining to the spine, effecting the text block at the last few pages with red stain in the gutter. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Selections from the Canzoniere and Other Works

By: Petrarch

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1999

Edition: Seventh Printing.

Seller ID: 014383

Condition: Fine


85pp. + 14pp. ads. Translated and edited with an introduction and notes by Mark Musa. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Great Dialogues of Plato

By: Plato

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Mentor Book: 1956

Edition: Thirty-Seventh Printing.

Seller ID: 014381

Condition: Very Good


525pp. + 3pp. ads. Translated by Eric H. Warmington & Philip G. Rouse. Spine creased. Ownership inscription on the verso of the front cover. Text browned. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Republic

By: Plato

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin Books: 1955

Edition: First Edition Thus.

Seller ID: 013047

Condition: Very Good


405pp. + 10pp. ads. Translated by H.D.P. Lee; the copyright page states that this is the first printing of this translation. Text browned. Wraps soiled on the front cover. Spine browned. Some rubbing along the front joint. Ownership inscription on the verso of the front cover. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Lives of The Noble Grecians and Romans

By: Plutarch

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Modern Library:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004078

Condition: Very Good


1309pp. Decorative endpapers. Translated by John Dryden and revised by Arthur Hugh Clough. Top stained red, as issued. A few tea colored stains to the fore edge of the text block. Corners bumped. Ownership blindstamped seal on the half title, bookplate on the front pastedown, blurb from the original jacket affixed to the front free endpaper. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

All Quiet on the Western Front

By: Remarque, Erich Maria

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Fawcett Crest: 1975

Seller ID: 011484

Condition: Good


256pp. Wraps creased. Text a bit browned. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

All Quiet on the Western Front

By: Remarque, Erich Maria

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Fawcett Books:

Seller ID: 014416

Condition: Fine


295pp. Translated by A.W. Wheen. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Marmion: A Tale of Flodden Field

By: Scott, Sir Walter

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Boston, Ginn & Co.: 1896

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 008833

Condition: Good


283pp. + 4pp. ads. Map frontispiece. Notes by D.H.M. From this publisher's "Classics for Children" series. All edges rubbed through. Ownership inscriptions on the front free endpaper and front pastedown. All edges of the text block soiled. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Medea

By: Seneca

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press: 1996

Edition: Sixth Printing.

Seller ID: 012320

Condition: Near Fine


116pp. Translated, and with an introduction by Frederick Ahl. Traces of creasing. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Frankenstein: A Kaplan SAT Score-Raising Classic

By: Shelley, Mary

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2004

Edition: Fourth Printing.

Seller ID: 014496

Condition: Near Fine


437pp. + 5pp. ads. 629 SAT vocabulary words highlighted throughout the text, with definitions on facing page. Includes a word pronunciation guide and a special glossary. Remainder mark on the bottom edge of the text block. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Frankenstein: A Kaplan SAT Score-Raising Classic

By: Shelley, Mary

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2004

Edition: Fourth Printing.

Seller ID: 014497

Condition: Near Fine


437pp. + 5pp. ads. 629 SAT vocabulary words highlighted throughout the text, with definitions on facing page. Includes a word pronunciation guide and a special glossary. Remainder mark on the bottom edge of the text block. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Frankenstein

By: Shelley, Mary

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Borders Classics: 2006

Seller ID: 015223

Condition: Fine


192pp. + 3pp. ads. Self wrappered. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info