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LITTLE WOMEN OR MEG, JO, BETH, AND AMY

By: Alcott, Louisa May; With an Introduction By Edward Weeks

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, Heritage Press: 1967

Seller ID: G1918

Condition: Very Good


[xiv], 429p. Former owner's embossed stamp on title page, cover spine and slip case edges sunned. The Heritage Club Sandglass No. V, 35 laid in. B&w illustrations and 15 plates. (9-3/4"x6-3/4") View more info

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ARNOLD BENNETT (THE ENGLISH NOVELISTS)

By: Allen, Walter

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Home & Van Thal Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First

Seller ID: H9036

Condition: Very Good


107p. Back bottom edge of cover has a dent and tear, price clipped jacket is rubbed with small chips and tears to edges. (7-3/8"x5") View more info

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MÄRCHEN

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Berlin, Deutsche Buch-Gemeinschaft: 1960

Seller ID: H10781

Condition: Very good


359p. Book plate on half title page, cover lightly soiled. Text in German. Color watercolor illustrations. (8-7/8"x6-1/4") View more info

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THE ACID TEST FOR STORIES

By: Anderson, Bert Mitchell

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Sterling Press: 1935

Seller ID: P5967

Condition: Good +


[150p.] Wrap edges overlap text block and are creased with a few small tears. Guidance for successful short story writing, which includes a reader-interest chart. (6-3/4"x4-3/4") View more info

DUŠE ROBOVA (HIT: BIBLIOTEKA MODERNE LITERATURE, VOL. 133)

By: Aralica, Ivan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Zagreb, Znanje: 1988

Seller ID: H12655

ISBN: 8631301434

Condition: Very good


371p. Jacket edges lightly worn. Text in Croatian. (7-3/4"x4-7/8") View more info

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FOR PARTLY PROUD PARENTS: LIGHT VERSE ABOUT CHILDREN

By: Armour, Richard; Introduction by Phyllis McGinley

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1950

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H9874

Condition: Very Good


x, [53p.] Signed by author with inscription on front endpaper. Sticker shadow on front of jacket and cover edges sunned with bottom of spine torn that corresponds to spine cover scrape. B&w illustrations. (7-3/4"x5") View more info

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PROFILE OF HORACE

By: Bailey, D.R. Shackleton

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press: 1982

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12707

ISBN: 0674713257

Condition: Very good


x, 142p. Jacket corners lightly worn. Includes bibliographical references. (8-3/4"x5-5/8") View more info

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FOURTEEN STORIES FROM ONE PLOT BASED ON "MR. FOTHERGILL'S PLOT"

By: Berdan, John Milton; Editor

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1932

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11130

Condition: Good +


xvi, 287p. Book plate on front pastedown indicating book was presented as a desk copy, cover corners worn and spine sunned. (8"x5-1/2") View more info

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THE GARDEN

By: Berger, Yves; Translated from the French by Robert Baldick

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1963

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12174

Condition: Very good


[vi], 226p. 1st printing. Cover corners bumped, jacket has scrapes to edges and corners worn. Originally published in French under the title Le Sud. Jacket design by Ati Forberg. 1962 Prix Femina winner. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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FORTÆLLINGER, II

By: Bjørnson, Bjørnstjerne

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oslo, Gyldendal Norsk Forlag: 1929

Seller ID: H12699

Condition: Good +


[248p.] Endpapers toned and foxed, cover stained and faded in spots with spine sunned. Second volume of a collection of stories by the first Norwegian to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, 1903. Text in Danish. B&w illustrations. (10"x7-5/8") View more info

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SIR ORFEO (OXFORD ENGLISH MONOGRAMS)

By: Bliss, A.J.; Edited By

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: H8238

Condition: Very Good


[lii], 79p. Cover corners worn, former owner's name on front pastedown. Includes glossary. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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GEORGE SAND AND THE VICTORIAN WORLD

By: Blount, Paul G.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Athens, Georgia, University of Georgia Press: 1979

Seller ID: H10688

ISBN: 0820304514

Condition: Very Good


[x], 190p. Jacket rubbed with light wear to corners. Includes bibliography. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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LIVHANKEN

By: Boo, Sigrid; Authorized translation from the Norwegian by Elsa Thulin

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Hugo Gebers Förlag: 1934

Edition: 9th Edition

Seller ID: H12222

Condition: Good +


263p. Spine rubbed and corners worn. Appears to be rebound with original front cover bound in. Text in Swedish. (7-1/2"x5") View more info

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The Boy Who Set the Fire & Other Stories

By: Bowles, Paul and Mohammed Mrabet

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Black Sparrow Press: 1975

Seller ID: H5394

ISBN: 0876851758

Condition: Very Good


123p. 2nd printing. Page edges have brown spots, spine has paper label with title & author, cover has some spots and is lightly soiled with a dent on the top back edge, clear plastic protective jacket is present but rubbed and soiled with chips to edges. Cover illustration by Mohammed Mrabet. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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LA BECQUÉE (BORZOI FRENCH TEXTS)

By: Boylesve, René; Edited with Introduction, Notes and Vocabulary by Aaron Schaffer

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1925

Seller ID: H11901

Condition: Very good


[x], 228p. 1928 printing. Book plate on front pastedown and name on front endpaper, endpapers and pages toned. Introduction in English and text of book in French. Includes vocabulary. (7-1/2"x5") View more info

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SELECTED WRITINGS, 1962-1971

By: Brainard, Joe

Price: $145.00

Publisher: New York, Kulchur Foundation: 1971

Edition: First

Seller ID: P6189

Condition: Very Good


121p. Wraps lightly soiled with spine sunned. Early published writings of this artist/poet. (10"x7-1/4") View more info

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BERLINER NOVELLEN

By: Brentano, Bernard

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Zürich, Oprecht & Helbling: 1934

Seller ID: H11483

Condition: Good


98p. Pages foxed, bookstore label on front pastedown, cover has brown spots along edges and spine, jacket damp stained along top edge and chips and tears to edges. Text in German. B&w woodcut illustrations. (8"x5-3/8") View more info

JANE EYRE

By: Bronte, Charlotte; Introduction By John T. Winterich

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1942

Seller ID: G1922

Condition: Very Good


[xx], 431p. Cover spine sunned, slip case edges scraped. The Heritage Press Sandglass laid in. 16 color lithograph plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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LIAM BROPHY'S BROTHER DANTE

By: Brophy, Liam

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Chicago, Franciscan Herald Press: 1964

Edition: First

Seller ID: H5786

Condition: Very Good


160p. Cover corners and spine edges bumped, jacket has acid discoloration with spine sunned and small chips and tears to edges. (8-3/8"x5-5/8") View more info

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IN THE ABSENCE OF ANGELS: STORIES

By: Calisher, Hortense

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1951

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12218

Condition: Good +


273p. Endpapers toned, top edges of pages and jacket have brown spots, jacket spine sunned with chips and tears to edges. Author's first collection of short stories, many of these 15 stories originally appeared in the New Yorker. Jacket design by Miriam Woods. (7-3/4"x5-3/8") View more info