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The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club; Barnaby Rudge; Sketches by Boz (The Works of Charles Dickens, Library Edition, Volume 1)

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company: 1868

Seller ID: 2200083

Condition: Very Good


Minor loss from spine head, front hinge just starting. 1868 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 326; 257; 194, 12 pp. 8vo. Includes three complete novels: The Pickwick Papers, Barnaby Rudge & Sketches by Boz. Vol. 1 of a 6-volume set. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was the most popular English novelist of the Victorian era, and he remains popular, responsible for some of English literature's most icon... View more info

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Our Mutual Friend; Little Dorrit; Reprinted Pieces (The Works of Charles Dickens, Library Edition, Volume 4)

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: D. Appleton & Co.: 1868

Seller ID: 2200084

Condition: Good


Bottom corner lightly stained. 1868 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 340; 343; 112, 6 pp. 8vo. Volume 4 of a 6-volume set. Includes: Our Mutual Friend; Little Dorrit; Reprinted Pieces. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was the most popular English novelist of the Victorian era, and he remains popular, responsible for some of English literature's most iconic characters. Many of his novels, with their r... View more info

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Great Expectations

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1979

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2265114

Condition: Near Fine


Front and end matter faintly foxed, otherwise an exceptional copy. 1979 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 526 pp. 8vo. Red leather spine, red cloth boards, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, red ribbon marker bound in. Illustrations by F.W. Pailthorpe. Dickens' classic tale about a young boy who finds unexpected help in the world. View more info

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Great Expectations

By: Dickens, Charles; Winterich, John T.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1979

Seller ID: 2205693

Condition: Near Fine


A few minor scuffs to corners. 1979 Full-Leather. iii, [3], 457 pp. 8vo. Dark brown leather, gilt titles, decorations & page ridges, silk moire endpapers, yellow ribbon marker bound in. A handsomely bound volume of Dickens' beloved tale of Pip and Miss Havisham. Color illustrations by Edward Ardizzone, introduction by John T. Winterich.Keywords: CLASSICS ENGLISH LITERATURE View more info

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The Personal History of David Copperfield (The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written)

By: Dickens, Charles; Winterich, John T.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1979

Seller ID: 2275774

Condition: Near Fine


A few scuffs on front board and edges, blank publisher's bookplate laid in. 1979 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. xx, 423 pp. Tall 8vo. Full red leather, gilt titles & decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Color frontispiece and black-and-white illustrations by John Austen. Introduction by John T. Winterich. 'Of all my books, I like this the best.' So said Charles Dickens of David Copperfield, his most autob... View more info

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A Tale of Two Cities (The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written)

By: Dickens, Charles; Winterich, John T.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1981

Seller ID: 2275775

Condition: Near Fine


Minor scuffs along edges, blank publisher's bookplate laid in. 1981 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 371 pp. Original red full leather, gilt titles & decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Introduction by John T. Winterich, illustrations by Rene ben Sussan. This novel traces the private lives of a group of people caught up in the cataclysm of the French Revolution and the Terror. Dicken's based his historical... View more info

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Poems of Emily Dickinson (The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written)

By: Dickinson, Emily; Untermeyer, Louis

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 2005

Seller ID: 2275776

Condition: Near Fine


Minor scuffs along edges, minor fray to ribbon marker end, blank publisher's bookmark laid in. 2005 Full-Leather. xxvii, [1], 270 pp. Tall 8vo. Forest green full leather, gilt titles & decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Color frontispiece and black & white illustrations in text by Helen Sewell. A collection of poetry by the beloved American poet, most of whose work was not available until after her death, when it was published by h... View more info

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Lincoln (The Library of the Presidents)

By: Donald, David Herbert

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1996

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2274916

Condition: Fine


Publisher's insert and blank bookplate laid in. 1996 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 714 pp. 8vo. Original red leather, gilt titles, decorations & page ridges, gold ribbon marker bound in. Several pages of photographs. Pulitzer Prize and Lincoln Prize winner. David Herbert Donald's Lincoln is a stunningly original portrait of Lincoln's life and presidency. Donald brilliantly depicts Lincoln's gradual ascent from humble beginnings in rural Kent... View more info

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John Donne Poems, with Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century Engravings

By: Donne, John; Grierson, Herbert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1982

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2265124

Condition: Near Fine


Minor scuffs to gilt along fore-edge. 1982 Hard Cover. 430, [2] pp. 8vo. Red leather spine, red cloth boards, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, red ribbon marker bound in. A collection of poems, edited by Sir Herbert Grierson, with reproductions of 16th and 17th century engravings, a brief introduction regarding these illustrations, and the following explanatory notes: The Printer to the Understanders; Hexastichon Bibliopolae; Hexastichon ad... View more info

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The Poems of John Donne

By: Donne, John; Kermode, Frank

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1979

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2266067

Condition: Near Fine


Minimal wear to corners, endpaper edges a bit faded. Unused publisher bookplate laid in. 1979 Full-Leather. xxiv, [2], 198, [2] pp. 8vo. Original full navy blue leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, gold ribbon marker bound in. A collection of poems, selected, introduced, and annotated by Frank Kermode, with wood engravings by Irme Reiner. View more info

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The 42nd Parallel [U.S.A. Trilogy Book 1] (The Collector's Library of Famous Editions)

By: Dos Passos, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Easton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut: 1994

Seller ID: 2144198

Condition: Fine


Publisher's Notes from the Archives laid in. 1994 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 481 pp. 8vo. Red full leather, gilt titles & decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, yellow ribbon marker bound in. Illustrations by Reginald Marsh. The first volume of Dos Passos's magnum opus. The author was associated with two important literary movements: Modernism and the Lost Generation. Dos Passos was a social revolutionary with leanings towards... View more info

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Crime & Punishment (The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written)

By: Dostoevsky, Fyodor; Garnett, Constance; Irving, Laurence

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1980

Seller ID: 2275779

Condition: Near Fine


Minor scuffs along edges, blank publisher's bookplate laid in. 1980 Full-Leather. 484 pp. 8vo. Original black full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Illustrations by Fritz Eichenberg. Mired in poverty, the student Raskolnikov nevertheless thinks well of himself. Of his pawnbroker he takes a different view, and in deciding to do away with her he sets in motion his own tragic downfall. Dostoyevsky's penetrat... View more info

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The Brothers Karamazov: A Novel in Four Parts & Epilog (The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written)

By: Dostoevsky, Fyodor; Garnett, Constance; Yarmolinsky, Avrahm

Price: $60.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1979

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2271599

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 1979 Full-Leather. xxii, 604 pp. Dark red full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Illustrations by Fritz Eichenberg. Dostoevsky's last and greatest novel, The Karamazov Brothers (1880) is both a brilliantly told crime story and a passionate philosophical debate. The dissolute landowner Fyodor Pavlovich Karamazov is murdered; his sons--the atheist intellectual Ivan, the hot-blooded Dmitr... View more info

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South Wind

By: Douglas, Norman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1939

Seller ID: 2262404

Condition: Good


Includes publisher's slipcase, lacks Sandglass insert. Spine faded, slipcase repaired but split along seam still visible, owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1939 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 383 pp. 8vo. Illustrated by Carlotta Petrina. South Wind is a 1917 novel by British author Norman Douglas. It is Douglas' most famous book. It is set on an imaginary island called Nepenthe, located off the coast of Italy in the Tyrrhenian Sea, a thinly fi... View more info

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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: A Study in Scarlet; The Sign of the Four; The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes; The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

By: Doyle, A. [Arthur] Conan; Smith, Edgar W.; Starrett, Vincent

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1981

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2261559

Condition: Very Good


Includes publisher's slipcase, Sandglass insert laid in. Spine faded. 1981 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 307, [4] pp. 8vo. Includes A Study in Scarlet, The Sign of the Four, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (comprising twelve separate cases), and The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (which also includes twelve cases), all featuring the inimitable detective Sherlock Holmes. This edition also includes an introduction by Vincent Starrett, and reproduc... View more info

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Heritage Press Three Volume Sherlock Holmes Set: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (A Study in Scarlet; The Sign of the Four; The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes; The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes); The Later Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (The Return of Sherlock Holmes; The Hound of the Baskervilles); The Final Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (His Last Bow; The Valley of Fear; The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes)

By: Doyle, A. [Arthur] Conan; Smith, Edgar W.; Starrett, Vincent

Price: $150.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1950

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2261698

Condition: Very Good


Three volumes, all in publisher's slipcases, with one of the two Sandglass inserts (Number VII:35R, which was issued with the first volume, lacking the insert issued later with volumes two and three). One seam of second volume's slipcase repaired, base of first volume's slipcase rubbed with some loss, owner bookplate on front endpaper of third volume, spine lightly faded. 1950 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in three volumes. 8vo. Inclu... View more info

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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (A Study in Scarlet; The Sign of the Four; The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes; The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes)

By: Doyle, A. [Arthur] Conan; Smith, Edgar W.; Starrett, Vincent

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1950

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2262396

Condition: Near Fine


Includes publisher's slipcase, lacks Sandglass insert. Two minor surface tears on rear slipcase corners. 1950 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxxii, 764 pp. 8vo. Includes A Study in Scarlet, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (comprising twelve separate cases), and The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (which also includes twelve cases) all featuring the inimitable detective Sherlock Holmes. This edition is edited by Edgar W. Smith, and also includes an... View more info

Sherlock Holmes Three Volume Set: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (A Study in Scarlet; The Sign of the Four; The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes; The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes); The Later Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (The Return of Sherlock Holmes; The Hound of the Baskervilles); The Final Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (His Last Bow; The Valley of Fear; The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes)

By: Doyle, A. [Arthur] Conan; Smith, Edgar W.; Starrett, Vincent

Price: $250.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1981

Seller ID: 2277987

Condition: Fine


Publisher's Notes from the Archives insert and blank bookplates laid in. An exceptional set. 1981 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in three volumes. 8vo. Black full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers. Color frontispieces by Frederic Dorr Steele's originals for Collier Magazine, illustrations in text from originals by various artists. Includes A Study in Scarlet, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes ... View more info

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The History and Antiquities of Boston, the Capital of Massachusetts and Metropolis of New England, from its Settlement in 1630, to the Year 1770. Also, an Introductory History of the Discovery and Settlement of New England. With Notes, Critical and Illustrative.

By: Drake, Samuel G.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Luther Stevens: 1856

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1955531

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Rebound by Bartlett & Co., Boston, with their tiny binder stamp on verso of front endpaper. 1856 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 840 pp. Maroon leather spine & corners, marbled boards & endpapers, gilt titles & rules, top edge gilt. Engraved fold-out map of Boston drawn by R.P. Mallory precedes title page, fold-out map of view of vicinity of Boston from Bunker Hill Monument precedes text, fold-out view of Boston drawn by Govern... View more info

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An American Tragedy (Masterpieces of American Literature)

By: Dreiser, Theodore; Hansen, Harry

Price: $125.00

Publisher: The Easton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut: 1982

Seller ID: 2144217

Condition: Fine


1982 Full-Leather. x, 556 pp. Tall 8vo. Navy blue full leather, gilt titles & decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, beige ribbon marker bound in. Dreiser's famous fictionalization of the upstate New York trial of Chester Gillette for the murder of Grace Brown, with an introduction by Harry Hansen and illustrations by Reginald Marsh. View more info

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Edmund Dulac's Fairy Book: Fairy Tales of the Allied Nations

By: Dulac, Edmund

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1996

Seller ID: 2268775

Condition: Near Fine


From the collection of Dr. Virgil R. Trout, his name in black ink on verso of front free endpaper, and on Easton bookplate on half-title page. 1996 Full-Leather. 169, [7] pp. Full brown leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. A decoratively bound reissue of the work first published in 1916, with color illustrations by Edmund Dulac. Includes the following fairy tales from around the world: Snegorotchka; The Burie... View more info

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The Black Tulip

By: Dumas, Alexander [Alexandre]

Price: $7.00

Publisher: The F.M. Lupton Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 1806148

Condition: Good


Boards rubbed & lightly soiled, pages heavily toned. 384 pp. 8vo. Original beige cloth, gilt titles, green & black decorations. One of Dumas's romances, centered around a competition in the city of Haarlem, Netherlands, the object of which is to grow a black tulip. The 1672 lynching of Johan & Cornelis de Witt also factors into the plot. Originally published in Paris in 1850 as La Tulipe Noire. View more info

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The Man in the Iron Mask

By: Dumas, Alexandre; Maurois, Andre

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1964

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2269839

Condition: Near Fine


Includes publisher's slipcase. Lacks Sandglass insert. Slipcase lightly rubbed, sticker remnant on rear corner. 1964 Hard Cover. xiv, [2], 430, [2] pp. 8vo. “The Man in the Iron Mask” represents the final portion of the third installment of the ‘D’Artagnan Romances’. Preceded by “The Three Musketeers”, the first volume; “Twenty Years After”, the second volume; “The Vicomte de Bragelonne”, part one of the third volume; “Ten Years Later” part two ... View more info

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Twenty Years After

By: Dumas, Alexandre; Redman, Ben Ray

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1958

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2261263

Condition: Near Fine


Includes publisher's slipcase, Sandglass Number XI:24 laid in. Spine slightly faded, slipcase a bit rubbed (mostly to base). 1958 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 496 pp. Introduction by Ben Ray Redman, illustrations by Edy LeGrand throughout. Twenty Years After is a novel by Alexandre Dumas. This sequel to The Three Musketeers and a book of the so-called D'Artagnan Romances (the third and last book being The Vicomte de Bragelonne, including the ... View more info

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The Three Musketeers

By: Dumas, Alexandre; Robson, William; Redman, Ben Ray

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1950

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2261478

Condition: Very Good


Includes publisher's slipcase, Sandglass Number 12N laid in. Spine slightly toned, owner bookplate on verso of half-title page. 1950 Hard Cover. xxv, [3], 365 pp. 8vo. Translated from the French by William Robson, with an introduction by Ben Ray Redman and 49 gravure illustrations by Edy Legrand. The Three Musketeers is a novel by Alexandre Dumas. Set in the 17th century, it recounts the adventures of a young man named d'Artagnan after he leaves home to become a guard of... View more info

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Skyscrapers

By: Dupre, Judith; Smith, Adrian

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2144917

ISBN: 1884822452

Condition: Fine


First edition. This copy specially bound by Easton Press. 1996 Full-Leather. 160 pp. Black full leather, gilt titles & decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, gold ribbon marker bound in. Skyscrapers is a lavish and appropriately soaring celebration of the world's most spectacular buildings. From the ancient Lighthouse at Alexandria to the Leaning Tower of Pisa, from the Empire State Building to the Petronas Towers in Malaysia, the 50 buildings represented in ... View more info

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The Alexandria Quartet: Justine; Balthazar; Clea; Mountolive

By: Durrell, Lawrence

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Faber and Faber: 1963

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2263961

Condition: Near Fine


1963 second edition, first printing of Justine, 1960s reprints of first editions of the other three books. Spines slightly faded. We have more books available by this author!. The complete set of four books, finely rebound in two volumes by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Full burgundy morocco, gilt titles, rules, and decorations, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. The collector who had these rebound included his/her monogram on the front corner: O.C.S. The Alexandria Quartet is ... View more info

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Henrietta Temple: A Love Story (Novels and Tales by the Earl of Beaconsfield, Vol. V. [5]) (Hughenden Edition)

By: Earl of Beaconsfield [Disraeli, Benjamin]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green, and Co., London: 1900

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2093272

Condition: Very Good


Hinges just starting, some pages unopened, others opened somewhat sloppily with minor damage to page margins, ink date on front flyleaf. 1900 Hard Cover. 464 pp. 8vo. Grey cloth, armorial cameo on front board, gilt titles & decorations. A novel by Benjamin Disraeli, originally published the year he was elected to the House of Commons (1837), and drawing somewhat on his affair with Henrietta Sykes. View more info

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Egypt: Descriptive, Historical, and Picturesque. in Two Volumes

By: Ebers, G.; Bell, Clara; Birch, S.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Cassel, Petter, Galpin & Co.: 1878

Seller ID: 2262766

Condition: Very Good


Amateur repair to front joint of second volume, edges rubbed. 1878 Full-Leather. xxiv, 314; xxii, 388 pp. Folio. Full leather, elaborate stamped decorations, gilt titles, all edges gilt, gilt turn-ins, silk moire endpapers. A profusely illustrated history of Egypt from the time of ancient Alexandria through the time of publication. Beautiful engravings by various artists throughout. View more info

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A Garden in Venice

By: Eden, F. [Frederic]

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Published at the Offices of 'Country Life,' Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, W.C. & by George Newness, Ltd. Southampton Street, Strand, W.C.: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2198662

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Stain to spine base and corner of last few pages, boards slightly bowed. 1903 Full-Leather. 135 pp. 4to. Decorative debossed full leather binding, engraved endpapers, woodcuts and engraved plates throughout text. An account by Frederic Eden - Gertrude Jekyll's brother-in-law and Sir Anthony Eden's great uncle - of a garden that he acquired, planted and cultivated around the turn of the 20th century. First published by Country Life in 1903, and reissued in ... View more info