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Image for The Bedside Tales: A Gay Collection (with An Introduction By Peter Arno)

The Bedside Tales: A Gay Collection (with An Introduction By Peter Arno)

By: Arno, Peter (Introduction) ; Steinbeck, Hemingway, Runyon, Thurber, O'Hara, Et Al

Price: $21.50

Publisher: NY, WM. Penn Publishing Corp.: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 28623


Moderate edgewear to bottom of boards. DJ has tiny chips at extremities and is in a new mylar book jacket cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 569 pages; 28623 View more info

Kipling: A Selection Of His Stories And Poems

By: Beecroft , John

Price: $17.01

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday: 1956

Seller ID: 27647


DJ in new mylar. Foxed front and rear endpapers. ; Book Club Edition; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 505 pages; 27647 View more info

MAINLY ON THE AIR

By: Beerbohm, Max

Price: $18.20

Publisher: Knopf: 1958

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: 22081


DJ rubbed, edgeworn, chipped, in mylar book jacket cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages; 22081ss . View more info

Oroonoko And Other Stories

By: Behn, Aphra

Price: $13.99

Publisher: Hungary, Konemann: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 18305


16mo - 6" to 7" tall; 272 pages; 18305 View more info

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The Man From the Tunnel and Other Stories

By: Benson, Theodora

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc: 1950

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: 31170


Old newspaper review laid in at page 58. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 271 pages; 31170 View more info

THE HOUSE OF MOREYS, MEXICO, RETURN IN AUGUST, THE SMALL MIRACLE, THE BOLD WOMEN, FAR, FAR FROM HOME, THROUGH HISTORY AND THROUGH MORE HISTORY, TYPHOON

By: Bentley, Runyon, Stong, Gallico, Woodward, McKenney, Shafer, Conrad

Price: $28.20

Publisher: Nelson Doubleday: 1954

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 15830


Chipped and torn DJ in mylar book jacket cover. ; 15830u-. View more info

Image for American Literature Our American Heritage

American Literature Our American Heritage

By: Blankenship, Russell, and Lyman, Hill, Smith

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Chicago, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1948

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 21566


. ..contains at least one selection from every important American writer...from Franklin to...Crane. New England, Middle Atlantic, South, Middle West, and Far West are all represented by their best and most typical writers." ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 804 pages; 21566 View more info

WHAT WE SAVE FOR LAST

By: Bliss, Corinne Demas

Price: $9.75

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Milkweed Editions: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 22241


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 115 pages; 22241X . View more info

Image for Life Of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Life Of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

By: Boswell, James

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Encyclopedia Britannica: 1971

Seller ID: 22875


Blue cloth, blue and brown spine with gilt lettering. ; Great Books of the Western World Series; Vol. 44; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 22875 View more info

A Treasury Of American Folklore

By: Botkin, B. A. & Carl Sandburg

Price: $13.80

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 1944

Seller ID: 27838


Front gutter beginning to crack; light edgewear. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 932 pages; 27838Nss View more info

Image for Seeds In The Wind Early Signs of Genius, Virginia Woolf to Graham Greene

Seeds In The Wind Early Signs of Genius, Virginia Woolf to Graham Greene

By: Braybrooke, Neville, Ed.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Mercury House: 1990

Seller ID: 16664


Contents: George Orwell as an imperialist patriot, Virginia Woolf making fun of feminism and T. S. Eliot as the author of an adventure story set in the South Seas are among the prize items to be found in this collection of 20th-century juvenilia. Age 16 and under. The author has been collecting material for this book for over 30 years, encouraging friends like Francis King, David Gascoyne and Elizabeth Jennings to search through their old papers. This collection should a... View more info

Bertolt Brecht Short Stories 1921-1946

By: Brecht, Bertolt (edited by John Willett and Ralph Manheim, translated by Kapp, Rorrison, Tatlow)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Methuen & Company: 1983

Seller ID: 12288


Stamp on bottom edge. Gray cloth boards lightly soiled. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; 12288 View more info

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STORIES FROM A MORON

By: Broth, Ed; (Foreword by Jerry Seinfeld)

Price: $17.51

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 26763


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 250 pages; 26763Nss View more info

A Quarto Of Modern Literature

By: Brown, Leonard, and Porter G. Perrin (Ed. 's)

Price: $23.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 15616


Brown paper covers simulating the look of leather, gilt lettering. Edgeworn. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 436 pages; 15616UU View more info

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Famous & Curious Animal Stories

By: Burnford, Doyle, Hardy, Haggard, Kipling, Maxwell, Melville, Mitford, Tolstoy, Twain, Wodehouse

Price: $13.00

Publisher: NY, Gallery Books: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 24697


Other authors include James Herriot, Jack London, Virginia Woolf, James Thurber, Jonathan Swift, Washington Irving, and Gerald Durrell. Bottom edge of rear board lightly bumped; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 377 pages; 24697 View more info

Image for Willa Cather Three Complete Novels: O Pioneers! / The Song Of The Lark / Alexander's Bridge

Willa Cather Three Complete Novels: O Pioneers! / The Song Of The Lark / Alexander's Bridge

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Gramercy: 1992

Seller ID: 30615


One of the most important American writers of the twentieth century. , Willa Cather took as her primary theme the sensitive heart struggling to find its place in an unfeeling environment. Her strong sense of character and her simple, powerful style have made her books as relevant today as they were when they were written. In her first three novels -- never before colledted in one volume -- her characters are deeply involved with life, with the demands of work as well as ... View more info

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The Best Of Gregory Clark

By: Clark, Gregory

Price: $17.01

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition; 6th Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30215


A collection of 48 humorous articles by Gregory Clark from the Weekend Magazine in Toronto. He proves laughter is the best medicine. DJ is edgeworn, particularly at top and one tiny closed tear on bottom of rear panel beneath author's signature. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 174 pages; 30215; Signed by Author View more info

The Rinehart Book Of Short Stories

By: Cline, C. L. (Ed. ) ; Joyce, Ayme, Greene, Hemingway, De Maupassant, Chekhov, Faulkner, Et Al.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: NY, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1964

Seller ID: 25277


Page edges tanned. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 307 pages View more info

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Fancies And Goodnights

By: Collier, John

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Time Life Books: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 20800


Introduction by Fred Hoyle. Time reading program special edition. 27 stories. Top edge dust freckled, otherwise like new. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 328 pages; 20800 View more info

A TREASURY OF THE ESSAY

By: Combs, Homer C.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Spencer Press: 1955

Seller ID: 12979


Black boards, gilt lettering; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 12979ref View more info