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Library Of Southern Literature: 17-volume Set

By: Alderman, Edwin Anderson, and Joel Chandler Harris, editors In Chief

Price: $1,440.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, The Martin & Hoyt Company: 1907-1923

Seller ID: 19982

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Volumes 1 through 13 cover writings from authors Adams through Young; volume 14 is miscellanea, volume 15 is a biographical dictionary, volume 16 contains indexes, reading courses and historical sidelights, and volume 17 is Supplement 1. Gray cloth boards, brown and gilt title block, top edges gilt, decorated endpapers, tissued illustrations, each volume being about 400 pages. Volume one contains a page stating: "This set of the library of southern literature which g... View more info

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Tragic Ground

By: Caldwell, Erskine

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Duell, Sloan and Pearce: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29310

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A wartime book. Spots and stains on slightly slanted cloth-covered boards. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 237 pages; 29310 View more info

Criticisms & Appreciations Of The Works Of Charles Dickens

By: Chesterton, G. K. (Introduction by Michael Slater)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1992

Seller ID: 27271

ISBN: 046087084X

Condition: Near Fine


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 243 pages; 27271 View more info

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The Pickwick Papers Volume One of a Two-Volume Set

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $23.00

Publisher: T. Nelson and Sons: 1930

Seller ID: 17450

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bookplate: tom bainbridge for good attendance, june 1931. Very minor wear ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 376 pages; 17450 View more info

Manhattan Transfer

By: Dos Passos, John

Price: $57.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1953

Seller ID: 16956

Condition: Good+ in Fair dust jacket


The book covers some twenty-five years of the growth and decay of not only the hundred or more characters, but of the whole mass of the city-the other millions of characters whom you feel hauntingly behind the persons named and chronicled. .............Against an ever-present background of steel skyscrapers Dos Passos splashes his portrait of New York City in the early nineteen-twenties - his eye a telescopic lens focused now on Fourteenth Street, now on the Bowery, now ... View more info

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The History of Tom Jones A Foundling

By: Fielding, Henry & Thomas Rowlandson

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, PA, Franklin Library: 1980

Seller ID: 29436

Condition: Near Fine


The Franklin Library was a division of The Franklin Mint that produced fine collector edition books. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 736 pages; 29436 View more info

Spirits Rebellious

By: Gibran, Kahlil (translated From The Arabic by H. M. Nahmad)

Price: $28.20

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1948

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: 21990

Condition: Good+ in Poor dust jacket


DJ, rubbed, stained, chipped & torn is in mylar ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 139 pages; 21990 View more info

Glencoe Literature, The Reader's Choice

By: Glencoe

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Glencoe/Mcgraw-Hill: 2001

Seller ID: 15938

ISBN: 002817934x

Condition: Near Fine


Flyleaf dogeared. Textbook, never used. 8½ x 10½. 140-page reference section. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 881 pages; 15938 View more info

Comrade Don Camillo

By: Guareschi, Giovanni

Price: $21.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Straus and Company: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 24707

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


(translated by Frances Frenaye). Price-clipped DJ lightly edgeworn. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages; 24707 View more info

The Return Of The Native

By: Hardy, Thomas

Price: $16.50

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1917

Seller ID: 21556

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Front gutter cracked, title faded; Modern Student's Library Series; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 410 pages; 21556 View more info

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The Mayor Of Casterbridge

By: Hardy, Thomas

Price: $10.40

Publisher: Heritage Press: 1964

Seller ID: 28334

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


With engravings by Agnes Miller Parker. Previous owner's stamp; rear gutter cracking. ; Wood engraving; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 318 pages; 28334 View more info

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The Return of the Native

By: Hardy, Thomas

Price: $13.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1980

Seller ID: 29598

Condition: Very Good+


The Franklin Library was a division of The Franklin Mint that produced fine collector edition books. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 29598 View more info

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The Return Of The Native

By: Hardy, Thomas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1922

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 31304

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Easily one of the greatest of Hardy's novels, it represents the flower of Hardy's art. Its sustained dignity of expression places it apart from almost all other novels in our language.... Corners bumped, heel of spine crinkled. Pencil notes on pastedown, PON. ; Harper's Modern Classics Series; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 485 pages; 31304 View more info

Death In The Afternoon

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $16.50

Publisher: NY, Touchstone: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 23926

ISBN: 0684801450

Condition: Very Good


Page 76 dog-eared; corners curled; light soil to page edges. No creases. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 487 pages; 23926 View more info

True At First Light A Fictional Memoir

By: Hemingway, Ernest (edited with An Introduction by Patrick Hemingway)

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Scribner: 1999

Seller ID: 22244

ISBN: 0684849216

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Both revealing self-portrait and dramatic fictional chronicle of his final African safari, Ernest Hemingway's last unpublished work was written when he returned from Kenya in 1953. A blend of autobiography and fiction, this book opens on the day his close friend Pop leaves Ernest in charge of the safari camp and news arrives of a potential attack from a hostile tribe. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 319 pages; 22244 View more info

The Muses' Pageant

By: Hutchinson, W. M. L. (Ernest Rhys, Ed. )

Price: $39.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Company: N.D.

Seller ID: 12083

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Cloth binding. ; Everyman's Library Series; Vol. 3; 16mo - 6" to 7" tall; 12083 View more info

The Annotator: The Pursuit Of An Elizabethan Reader Of Halle's Chronicle Involving Some Surmises About The Early Life Of William Shakespeare

By: Keen, Alan & Roger Lubbock

Price: $17.01

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 22587

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


DJ, rubbed and chipped, in mylar book jacket cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 216+ pages; 22587 View more info

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Kim

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Reader's Digest Association: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 26893

ISBN: 0895773430

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Bookplate, previous owner's name. ; The World's Best Reading Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 303 pages; 26893 View more info

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The Narrow Corner

By: Maugham, W. Somerset

Price: $12.00

Publisher: P. F. Collier: circa 1930

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13040

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Filled with adventure, passion, and intrigue, The Narrow Corner is a tale of the sea by one of the twentieth-century's finest writers. Island hopping across the South Pacific, the esteemed Dr. Saunders is offered passage by Captain Nichols and his companion Fred Blake, two men who appear unsavory, yet any means of transportation is hard to resist. The trip turns turbulent when a vicious storm forces them to seek shelter on the remote island of Kanda, where these three me... View more info

The Tree House Confessions

By: McConkey, James

Price: $33.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton: 1979

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15810

ISBN: 052522260X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Eudora Welty's comments on back of DJ, Alison Lurie's on front DJ flap. Edgewear to DJ with tiny chips and tears on rear bottom edge, in mylar book jacket cover. ; 15810 View more info