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Laughing Anne & One Day More: Two Plays

By: Conrad, Joseph; Galsworthy, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: John Castle: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197196

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Page ridge and first few leaves foxed. 1924 Hard Cover. 127 pp., 3-page publisher ad bound in following text. 8vo. Two plays by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories, with an introduction by John Galsworthy, author of The Forsyte Saga.Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION THEATRE PLAYS View more info

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Forsytes, Pendyces and Others

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd.: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2200504

Condition: Good


First edition. No jacket, spine slightly cocked, pages toned. 1935 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. ix, 298 pp. John Galsworthy (14 August 1867 – 31 January 1933) was an English novelist and playwright.Keywords: JOHN GALSWORTHY FORSYTES PENDYCES OTHERS FIRST EDITION LITERATURE ESSAYS LITERARY CRITICISM View more info

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Plays: The Forest / Old English / The Show (Sixth Series)

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1926

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 2208332

Condition: Very Good


First American edition. No jacket, ink name on front endpaper. 1926 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 115, 112, 97 pp. KEYWORDS: JOHN GALSWORTHY PLAYS FOREST OLD ENGLISH SHOW THEATER THEATRE View more info

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Maid in Waiting

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1931

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 2204832

Condition: Very Good


First American edition. Very good.Two inch chip to jacket front and spine obscuring author name and text, large stain to jacket front. 1931 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 362 pp. Maid in Waiting is the first novel in the third and final volume of the Forsyte Saga Chronicles, the seventh of the nine novels.Following the quite climatic ending to the previous volume, we put the Forsytes to one side and concentrate instead on the Cherrell family, cousins of the Mont’s; the family Fleur Forsyte married into. Fleur and her husband Michael having now been married for ab... View more info

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Two Forsyte Interludes

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: William Heinemann, Ltd.: 1927

Seller ID: 2204828

Condition: Near Fine


Page ridges faintly foxed. 1927 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 74 pp. The nine novels which make up The Forsyte Chronicles -- one of the most popular and enduring works of 20th century literature -- chronicle the ebbing social power of the commercial upper-middle class Forsyte family between 1886 and 1920. Galsworthy's masterly narrative examines not only their fortunes but also the wider developments within society, particularly the changing position of women. The author has drawn a fascinating and accurately detailed picture of the British propertied class. Often i... View more info

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Swan Song

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204045

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket, spine slightly cocked, ink name to front paste-down endpaper. 1928 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 360 pp. Third book of A Modern Comedy. The nine novels which make up The Forsyte Chronicles -- one of the most popular and enduring works of 20th century literature -- chronicle the ebbing social power of the commercial upper-middle class Forsyte family between 1886 and 1920. Galsworthy's masterly narrative examines not only their fortunes but also the wider developments within society, particularly the changing position of women. The au... View more info

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Forsytes, Pendyces and Others

By: Galsworthy, John; Ada Galsworthy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204043

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket. Very good. 1935 Hard Cover. viii, 287 pp. He is now far better known for his novels, particularly The Forsyte Saga, his trilogy about the eponymous family and connected lives. These books, as with many of his other works, deal with social class, and upper-middle class lives in particular. Although sympathetic to his characters, he highlights their insular, snobbish, and acquisitive attitudes and their suffocating moral codes. He is viewed as one of the first writers of the Edwardian era who challenged some of the ideals of society depicted in the preceding literature ... View more info

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Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest

By: Hudson, W.H.; Galsworthy, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Random House: 1944

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2294184

Condition: Very Good


Includes publisher's slipcase. Spine lightly soiled. 1944 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 303 pp. Color plates and black-and-white illustrations by E. McKnight Kauffer, foreword by John Galsworthy. Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest (1904) is an exotic romance by William Henry Hudson about a traveler to the Guyana jungle of southeastern Venezuela and his encounter with a forest dwelling girl named Rima. View more info

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Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest (The Modern Library of the World's Best Books, ML 89)

By: Hudson, W.H.; Galsworthy, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Modern Library / Random House: 1944

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2294443

Condition: Very Good


Includes jacket (388 titles listed on reverse). Jacket price clipped, ink stamp on front endpaper. 1944 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, [2], 254, [6] pp. Introduction by John Galsworthy, illustrated by E. McKnight Kauffer. An exotic romance about a traveller to the jungle of Guyana in Venezuela. After befriending the local tribes the traveller meets a girl in the jungle when she saves him from a poisonous snake bite. Rima, the girl, is at home in the jungle and treats the animals as her friends, but is viewed by the local tribe as an enemy. Forced out of the villag... View more info