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AN ANTHOLOGY OF FAMOUS ENGLISH AND AMERICAN POETRY

By: Benet, William Rose & Conrad Aiken; Edited with an introduction by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1945

Seller ID: H9351

Condition: Very Good


xxvi, 961p., 2 pages of Modern Library Giant titles. Endpapers have acid discoloration, jacket has a 1" tear on top front edge at flap fold and smaller tears and chips to edges. A Modern Library Giant, G-67. The Modern Library of the World's Best Books. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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TOBACCO ROAD

By: Caldwell, Taylor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1947

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12729

Condition: Very good


[viii], 241p. Jacket has large chips and creased tears to edges. (7-1/4"x5") View more info

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AN ANTHOLOGY OF FAMOUS BRITISH STORIES

By: Cerf, Bennett & Henry C. Moriarty; Edited by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1952

Seller ID: H9971

Condition: Very Good


xiv, 1233p. Book plate on front pastedown, cover corners lightly bumped, price clipped jacket has a large chip at bottom of spine with smaller chips and tears to edges with spine sunned, top of page edges spotted. Modern Library Giant G-54. (8-3/8"x5-7/8") View more info

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SELECTED STORIES OF ROALD DAHL

By: Dahl, Roald

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1968

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8588

Condition: Good+


302p. 242. Cover corners worn with front bottom worn to cardboard, price clipped jacket has chips and small tears to edges. (7-1/4"x5") View more info

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SELECTED STORIES OF ROALD DAHL

By: Dahl, Roald

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1968

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11465

Condition: Very good


302p. 242. Jacket edges lightly worn. (7-1/4"x5") View more info

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THE FAULKNER READER

By: Faulkner, William; Selections from the works of

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: [1959]

Edition: First

Seller ID: H9549

Condition: Good +


[x], 682p. Gift message on front endpaper, jacket has large chip on bottom back edge with smaller chips and scrapes to edges, top page edges have fade spots. G82. (8-1/4"x5-5/8") View more info

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THE TEMPTATION OF ST. ANTHONY

By: Flaubert, Gustave; Translated by Lafcadio Hearn

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: [1927?]

Seller ID: H12033

Condition: Very good


280p. Macy's ink stamp on title page, cover corners scraped. [No. 92, spine 4, Bernhard endpapers per Toledano] (6-1/2"x4-1/4") View more info

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THE CABIN

By: Ibáñez (Ibanez), Vicente Blasco; Translated by Francis Haffkine Snow & Beatrice M. Mekota, Introduction by John Garrett Underhill

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Boni & Liveright; Modern Library: 1919

Seller ID: H10923

Condition: Good +


306p., 5 leaves of Modern Library titles. Cover edges and folds scraped and corners worn. No. 69. (6-5/8"x4-1/2") View more info

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SIX PLAYS BY KAUFMAN & HART

By: Kaufman, George & Moss Hart; Introduction by Brooks Atkinson

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: [1944]

Seller ID: H12219

Condition: Very good


xxxii, 586p., 6p. of Modern Library titles. Later printing (316 Modern Library titles listed on inside jacket). Cover spine has small tears on top and bottom, jacket a mess but present. Includes the plays: Merrily We Roll Along, The American Way, Once in a Lifetime, The Man Who Came to Dinner, George Washington Slept Here, and You Can't Take It with You. 233. (7-1/4"x5") View more info

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JOHN KEATS AND PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY

By: Keats, John & Percy Bysshe Shelley

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1932

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12700

Condition: Very good


[x], 914p. Cover has fade spots and edges sunned, jacket has chips and tears to edges and spine sunned. Modern Library Giant, G$. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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THE POEMS OF LONGFELLOW

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Random House; Illustrated Modern Library: 1944

Seller ID: H11742

Condition: Very good


[xii], 730p. Cover edges scraped. Acetate jacket with paper label on front. 33 plates and frontispiece. (7-1/2"x5") View more info

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MEDIEVAL ROMANCES

By: Loomis, Roger Sherman & Laura Hibbard Loomis; Edited by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1957

Seller ID: H12695

Condition: Very good


[xii], 426p., 4 leaves of Modern Library titles. Jacket rubbed with wear to edges and spine sunned. Includes list of suggested readings. 133. (7-1/4"x4-7/8") View more info

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MOBY DICK, OR THE WHALE

By: Melville, Herman

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1944

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11116

Condition: Very Good


[xxxii], 825p. Cover corners lightly worn, jacket has chips and tears to edges with a 1" tear at back flap fold and edges scraped and back lightly soiled. G64. B&w illustrations. (8-1/4"x5-5/8") View more info

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THE DEATH OF THE GODS [JULIAN THE APOSTATE]

By: Merejkowski, Dmitri

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1929

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10236

Condition: Very Good


x, [474p.], 2 leaves of Modern Library titles. Jacket has large chips to edges with holes on flap folds and spine sunned with front flap detached from front of jacket. 153. (6-5/8"x4-1/4") View more info

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SELECTED VERSE OF OGDEN NASH

By: Nash, Ogden

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1946

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11733

Condition: Very good


[xi], 246p. Top and bottom of spine bumped. No. 191. (7-1/4"x5") View more info

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THE WISDOM OF CATHOLICISM

By: Pegis, Anton C.; With an Introduction and Notes by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1949

Seller ID: H11772

Condition: Good


[xxviii], 988p., 3 leaves of Modern Library Giant and complete list of Modern Library titles. Front hinge weak, former owner's embossed stamp on title page, cover corners worn and top and bottom of spine torn. Includes bibliography. Toledano lists the first published date of this Modern Library Giant edition as 1955, however the date on the copyright page and for the Nihil Obstat are 1949. G56. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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THE YEARLING

By: Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1946

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12382

Condition: Very good


400p. Sizing on cover edges scraped, top and bottom of jacket spine chipped with wear to jacket corners. No. 246. (7-1/4"x5") View more info

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THE TIME OF MAN

By: Roberts, Elizabeth Madox; With an Introduction by J. Donald Adams

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1935

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12573

Condition: Very good


[xii], 382p. 3 leaves of Modern Library titles. Bookstore label on back pastedown, a few back page edges uncut, jacket edges scraped with spine sunned and edges. Author's first novel set in Washington County, Kentucky. No. 54. (6-3/4"x4-1/2") View more info

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THE EXPEDITION OF HUMPHRY CLINKER

By: Smollett, Tobias; Introduction by Arthur Machen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1929

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11326

Condition: Very good


[xviii], 433p., 2 leaves of Modern Library titles. Back of jacket half gone with chips and tears to edges and hole on front flap. 159. Balloon cloth, spine 5, and Kent endpapers per Toledano. (6-1/2"x4-1/2") View more info

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IN DUBIOUS BATTLE

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: [1945]

Seller ID: H12416

Condition: Good +


[iv], 343p. Cover corners bumped and lightly worn, jacket edges tattered and almost separated along front spine fold. No. 115. (7-1/4"x5") View more info