Category: Literature/Drama


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Morceaux Choisis: French Literary Gems

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, R. D. Cortina Co.: 1962

Seller ID: 1003038

French literary anthology. View more info

The Queen's Gift Book in Aid of Queen Mary's Convalescent Auxiliary Hospitals for Soldiers and Sailors Who Have Lost Their Limbs in the War

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton:

Edition: Nd (ca. 1916)

Seller ID: 01020995

Foreword by John Galsworthy. Features 24 short stories, including contributions from J. M Barrie, Joseph Conrad, Arthur Conan Doyle, Ernest Thompson Seton and Mrs Humphrey Ward. Many black and white illustrations and 12 large tipped-in color plates. Beatrice Harraden's 'The Soot-Fairies' is illustrated by Arthur Rackham, with a number of b&w drawings and a delightful color plate. Deep blue titles on blue cloth-covered boards. Light wear extremities. Owner's name, short g... View more info

Evenings at Home, or Fireside Reading: A Casket of Choice Literary Gems in Prose and Poetry, By Many Authors

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Chicago, J.A. Ruth & Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 01035898

Sharp black and bright metallic gold and silver pictorial titles on deep blue cloth. 512pp. Ffep removed and second ffep and frontis detached. A strikingly attractive book and quite scarce in any condition. View more info

Adams: Democracy, Esther, Mont Saint Michel and Chartres, The Education of Henry Adams

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Library of America: 1983

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 01092598

Library of America No. 14. Gilt titles on deep blue cloth. 1246pp. Bound-in satin ribbon bookmark. View more info

Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1957

Seller ID: 01110197

Gilt titles on greenish blue cloth. 348pp. View more info

Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1957

Seller ID: 01114650

Gilt titles on charcoal cloth. Sandglass leaflet laid in. Slipcase is somewhat worn but still sturdy. Book is fresh and bright. View more info

The Oresteian Trilogy: Agamemnon; The Choephori; The Eumenides

By: Aeschylus

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books: 1959

Edition: Later Printing (3rd)

Seller ID: 01052795

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Seven Against Thebes

By: Aeschylus

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1973

Seller ID: 01090192

Ex-library with usual markings and labels, card pocket remnant rear. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. View more info

Aesop's Fables

By: Aesop

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Minerva Press and Hunkydory Designs: 1974

Seller ID: 01112700

Decorative gilt titles on green cloth. A lovely little book. View more info

Little Women

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Akron, The Saalfield Publishing Co.: 1926

Seller ID: 01099286

Black titles, full-cover glossy color paste-on, on light blue cloth. Dust jacket has two small chips on top rear corner of spine. Includes promotional band, which has several edge tears. Quite presentable within new clear Brodart sleeve. View more info

Little Women

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Books: 2012

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 01107327

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Anthony Adverse, 2-Vol. Set

By: Allen, Hervey

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City, International Collectors Library: 1960

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 01046209

Ornate gilt titles on black cloth. View more info

Companion Index to Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged

By: Amsden, Diana Avery, ed.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Winged Victory Publishing: 2012

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 01098871

236pp. View more info

The Military Adventures of Johnny Newcome; with an account of his campaign on the Peninsula and in Pall Mall and Notes

By: An Officer (David Roberts)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co.: 1904

Seller ID: 01112495

Gilt titles on red leather, over dull red cloth. 247pp, top edge gilt. 15 color plates by T. Rowlandson. Moderate wear extremities. Frontispiece has a slight ripple. Plate facing page 63 has been neatly reattached but is worn along outside edge. An attractive book, tight and unmarked. View more info

Comedies, Vol. II

By: Aristophanes

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, 1931

Seller ID: 01040749

Silver titles on light violet cloth. View more info

Two Great Plays: The Dog Beneath the Skin / The Ascent of F6

By: Auden, W.H. / Christopher Isherwood

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Modern Library Paperbacks:

Edition: Nd (ca. 1960)

Seller ID: 01028190

A rather scarce title in this edition. View more info

The Essays or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Ld. Verulam, Viscount St. Albans

By: Bacon, Francis

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Mt. Vernon, The Peter Pauper Press:

Seller ID: 01004379

Nd (ca. 1963). View more info

George Santayana's America: Essays on Literature and Culture

By: Ballowe, James, ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Urbana, University of Illinois Press: 1967

Seller ID: 00022960

Owner's name (Lucille K. Wheat, a prominent figure in the Civils Rights movement in Ohio) ffep. In Brodart cover. View more info

Pere Goriot

By: Balzac, Honore De

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, The Franklin Library: 1980

Seller ID: 01097454

Ornate gilt titles on black leather, over ornately gilt decorated deep blue cloth. 376pp, gilt-edged. Bound-in satin ribbon bookmark. View more info

Eugénie Grandet

By: Balzac, Honoré de

Price: $30.00

Publisher: SAPE: 1986

Seller ID: 01101964

Decorative gilt titles on deep blue leatherette over red leatherette. 282pp. Name marked out ffep. View more info