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1 Dickens, Charles Dickens Works in 36 Volumes (collected, writings) De Luxe Edition Estes & Lauriat Press
Dana Estes & Co

1890 Hardcover Very Good No Dustwrapper 
In 36 volumes; The 'Edition De Luxe' edition, limited to 1000 hand numbered copies.; in publisher's deep burgundy cloth with printed paper spine labels that have toned a bit with age; all title & illustration pages prined on Japon vellum. Overall a very good, tight and crisp set (most vols vg - nf); **Two of the vol's have water damage to the boards and premilinary pages (only) are dampstained; and only two of the vol's are affected by this. This set is profusely illustrated, and looks rather nice with the finely etched engarvings printed on the vellum paper. Printed on deckled laid paper, many unopened. 010440 
Price: 570.00 USD
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2 James, Henry The Novels and Tales Volumes 6-24 [New York Edition]
Charles Scribner's Sons

1907 Hardcover Very Good 
1905-1907 lacking volumes 1-5. Limited to 150 handnumbered copies. 19 royal 8vo vols bound in 3/4 white buckram with brown laid paper over the boards. Titlepages printed in red & black with tissue-guards Frontispieces by Alvin Langdon Coburn. Conditon ranges from good to very good with most having some foxing mostly to preilim's with some volumes have more than others. Some have curving to the spine strips/backings. and one or two have bumped boards tips. Printed on handmade deckle-edged paper; hinges tight Exceptionally scarce 022118 
Price: 1800.00 USD
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3 Keneally, Thomas Gossip from the Forest
Harcourt Brace

1975 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
220pgs. Front lower right of d.j. slightly scuffed. 000054 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Nabokov, Vladimir Lolita
Putnam

New York 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No dust Jacket 
First printing. 319p. 1955 date, No additional printing history on copyright page, Library of Congress number 58-10755, which indicate the true First American Edition. 1/2" spot on freont panel, toning to the edges.a couple of rubs along spine edge, minor frays on spine extremities. toning to page edges, otherrwise internally fine. 106696 
Price: 150.00 USD
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The Works of Edgar Allan Poe - Poems Tales & Criticisms Complete 6 Volumes, Poe, Edgar Allan
5 Poe, Edgar Allan The Works of Edgar Allan Poe - Poems Tales & Criticisms Complete 6 Volumes
Fourth Estate Press

1884 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper 
1894 is the latest date on the copyright page. 6 stout 8vo volumes in deckle (uncut) edge paper, gilt and brown painted labels on the spine strip, covers bright, corners are sharp, top edges gilt, illustrated with haunting plates, decorative green border on the title-page, engraved frontispieces with tissue-guards, printed letterpress in the private press style of the turn of the century. Corners sharp covers clean backing tight sand no marks. Exceptionally scarce turn ofthe century small press Poe! 019678 
Price: 435.00 USD
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6 Sarrazin, Albertine Astragal
Grove Press

1967 2nd Printing Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
minor light stain at the very bottom edge of the spine strip o/w very nearly fine, 172p 021139 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Collected Works of George Bernard Shaw, Shaw, George Bernard
7 Shaw, George Bernard The Collected Works of George Bernard Shaw
William Wise & Company

1930 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper 
30 volumes, numbered limited to 415 / 1790 - beautiful set printed letterpress on especially made deckle edge paper (with George Bernard Shaw watermarks) Uniformly backec in tan linen with blue and gold paper spine labels, Spines have light even toning otherwise geenrally fine throughout, I have seen some scattered foxing on parts of a few voumes only, a couple of others have some rubbing to the edges of the boards, Most are as new unopened. All have beautifully printed portraits of Shaw throughout his life. 019106 
Price: 525.00 USD
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Lie Down In Darkness, Stryon, William
8 Stryon, William Lie Down In Darkness
Bobbs Merrill

1951 Early Edition Hardcover Very Good Good + 
no printings indicated, 8vo, full green cloth, titles on the spine and cover, Former owner stamped his name on both endpapers and the titlepage, DJ would be VG or better, but it has been price-clipped, some edge rubs. and tape reinforcement mostly on the backside of the dustwrapper (one peice at each spine end on the face) Cover cloth has lightly unevenly faded, Illustrated dustwrapper w/author photo on back panel. is ain a fresh mylar sleeve 400p 018586 
Price: 50.00 USD
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9 Twain, Mark The Innocents Abroad, or The New Pilgrims' Progress
American Publishing Co.

1878 Early Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dustwrapper 
Thick large 8vo, bevelled boards, covers blind and gilt stamped, spine gilt and titles rubbed, fabric frayed at extremities, and both inner hinges have been expertly repaired and tightened. text block is generally bright and clean throuught, with some pages having more toning than others, cover gilt vignette rubbed but still clear, illustrated throughout, some previousown owner's inscriptions covering over 100 years in dates on the front endpaper, o/w unmarked throughout. 651p 019027 
Price: 95.00 USD
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10 Verne, Jules Fur Country
Edward Publishing Company

1897 Early Reprint Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Illustrated edition with beautiful engravings throughout, Has name on front endpaper with date 1897. Both front and rear endpapers are started on the inside but the book is remarkabley tight. Some minor fraying at the top and bottom of the spine and some light wear to the extremities. Top edge gilt, 334pp. 003496 
Price: 40.00 USD
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11 Wilson, Colin THE OUTSIDER
Houghton Mifflin Co.

1956 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good 
A couple of fade spots on the spine. light wear t o the extremtities. jacket in fresh mylar sleeve. 288p 011480 
Price: 28.00 USD
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12 Wohl, Burton The Jet Set
Dial

1964 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
scarce. some toning to covers edges and lightly on the block, old price written on uinclipped inner flap of dj which is in afresh mylar sleeve, 316p 020500 
Price: 30.00 USD
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13 Wouk, Herman The City Boy
Doubleday

NY 1952 Book Club Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
348pgs.Blue Cloth. previous owner ink signature on front endpaper. Attractive Color illustrations. 103929 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Wren, P.C. The Uniform of Glory
Macrae-Smith

Philadelphia 1941 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No dust Jacket 
311pgs. Beige cloth. Stated First Ediiton. One of P.C. Wren's early novels. Except for darkening to covers, a near fine copy of a scarce book. 103899 
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Collected Works of George Bernard Shaw, Shaw, George Bernard
The Collected Works of George Bernard Shaw
Shaw, George Bernard

The Works of Edgar Allan Poe - Poems Tales & Criticisms Complete 6 Volumes, Poe, Edgar Allan
The Works of Edgar Allan Poe - Poems Tales & Criticisms Complete 6 Volumes
Poe, Edgar Allan

 
 

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