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The Atlantic Monthly: October, 1918, Vol. 122, No. 4

By: Adams, Briggs; Cropley, Ralph E.; De Wolfe Howe, M.A.; Bridges, Horace J.; Beebe, William; Taylor, Henry Osborn; Brown, Hearty Earl; Goodspeed, Edgar J.; Follett, Wilson, Sherwood, Margaret; Newton, A. Edward, and More....

Price: $8.72

Publisher: Boston, Atlantic Monthly Company:

Seller ID: DC666

Condition: Good+


textblock clean and tight in moderately worn covers; In this issue: The American Spirit; For Valor: Being the Experiences of Certain Merchant Captains; The Non-Combatants Manual of Arms; The Duty of Hatred; Sea-Wrack; The Education of Henry Adams; The Marrying Time; Do One and One Make Two?; Humanism and Fiction; Temple Bar Then and Now, Feeding an Army, and much more. View more info

The Stripper

By: Adams, E. Lee

Price: $15.00

Publisher: E. Lee Adams: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB10270

Condition: Good


Ex-library reading copy, with labels and ink notations. Light ink underlining and marks through a third of the textblock, else clean and tight. Edge worn red cloth binding, library mark on spine, faint shelf soiling to covers. 379pp. Homesteading "The Strip" in pioneer Buffalo, Oklahoma. View more info

The Education of Henry Adams [Modern Library]

By: Adams, Henry; Adams, James Truslow (introduction by)

Price: $6.95

Publisher: NY, The Modern Library: 1931

Seller ID: SJ6068

Condition: Very Good


top edge grey; 1946 gift inscription on half title page, else textblock and binding is clean and tight. Lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with moderate edge wear, several closed edge tears. 517pp.; including index. View more info

Meditations in Miniature

By: Adams, Mrs. Alva B. (compiler)

Price: $32.98

Publisher: Self-published: 1927

Inscription: Signed by Compiler

Seller ID: 10990

Condition: Very Good


Book block clean and tight. Cover rubbed, edges and corners bumped, slightly scuffed. View more info

The Ascent of Mount Fuji: A Play

By: Aitmatov, Chingiz; Mukhamedzhanov, Kaltai; Bethell, Nicholas (translated by)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1975

Edition: First Edition (Thus)

Seller ID: SB12565

ISBN: 0374512159

Condition: Very Good


Bilingual Edition. English and Russian. Former owner's inked name in upper corner of half title page, a couple light penciled markings on only a couple of pages. Else textblock is clean and tight. Reading crease along the spine on front and back covers, creasing to corners, faint shelf soiling to covers. 211pp. View more info

The Rowfant Club Year Book 1955

By: Alburn, Cary R. (president)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Rowfant Club: 1955

Inscription: Signed by President

Seller ID: SB2698

Condition: Near Fine


President's inked signature on fep. Book No.65/152. Very clean and tight textblock. Minimal wear to binding. Inside original slip case, chipping to slip case. 78pp. View more info

An Old-Fashioned Girl

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The John C. Winston Company: 1928

Seller ID: SB10276

Condition: Good+


Previous owner's inked name/date along upper edge of ffep, minor age toning or spots to endpages, otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Binding worn with frayed edges and corners, light fraying at head of spine, slightly shelf soiled and worn. Lacks dust jac ket; 342p. View more info

The Adventures of Remi: The Windermere Series

By: Allen, Philip Schuyler (from the French of Hector Malot's "Sans Famille" Translated & Arranged by)

Price: $43.00

Publisher: NY, Rand McNally & Company: 1935

Seller ID: SB8774

Condition: Very Good+


Includes dust jacket! Illustrated endpapers, clean and tight textblock. Black cloth binding, gilt stamped border and title on front cover with illustrated pastedown, lightly bumped head and foot of spine as well as to corners. Unclipped dust jacket, mylar sleeved, small chipping on head of spine and corners, light loss to extremities. 492pp. View more info

De Amor y De Sombra

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Spain, Plaza & Janes Editores, S. A.: 1985

Edition: Cuarta Edicion

Seller ID: AC1958

ISBN: 8401380340

Condition: Very Good+


En Espanol; in Spanish; Very clean and tight textblock with moderate edge and cover wear. 281p. View more info

Where The Light Bends

By: Ames, Bernice

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Los Angeles, Wagon & Star Press: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07036

Condition: Very Good


7-line gift inscription on verso of half-title page; overall very clean and tight with minimal wear. 78 pages. No dust jacket View more info

Uplands: New Poems

By: Ammons, A. R.

Price: $6.31

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Company: 1970

Edition: 2nd Prtg.

Seller ID: 12702

ISBN: 393043304

Condition: Very Good


Book block clean and tight. Cover lightly edge-worn; 68pp. View more info

The Silence of the Llano: Short Stories

By: Anaya, Rudolfo A.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Berkekley, CA, Tonatiuh-Quinto Sol International Publishers: 1982

Edition: First Ed.

Seller ID: AC1341

ISBN: 0892290099

Condition: Near Fine


Very clean and tight textblock, minimal edge wear. 173p. View more info

To Whom the Earth Belongs

By: Anderson, Ruth Love

Price: $45.00

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 04583

Condition: VG++


Nice clean copy with smooth pages, good binding, secure hinges inside very sturdy yellow cloth boards that are flat and show almost no wear. Jacket has minimal edgewear and is partly faded both near the spine and at the fore-edge; NOT price-clipped; inside a quality mylar sleeve. Inscribed on f.f.e.p. with a blue ball-point pen as follows: "To / a former schoolmate / and / Present Successful Poet / with best regards / Ruth Woodard Love Anderson." Not sure about the spelling of the name between "Ruth" and "Love," but that is the author's full signature. NOTE: the per... View more info

Edwin Arlington Robinson: a Critical Introduction

By: Anderson, Wallace L.

Price: $7.28

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 14343

Condition: Near Fine


Text block clean and tight with minimal wear to binding. 175 pp. w/index. View more info

Saint Thomas Aquinas

By: Aquinas, Saint Thomas (His Works); Shuster, George N. (selections from His Works Made by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Heritage Press: 1971

Seller ID: SB9196

Condition: Near Fine


'Sandglass' laid in. Beautiful textblock, appears unread and brand-new. Blue-grey top edge. Blue-grey cloth spine, decorative boards, extremely faint stain along the spine on front cover. Inside a lightly worn and character-soiled slip case. 112pp. View more info

Aristotle's Politics [Modern Library No. 228]

By: Aristotle; Introduction by Max Lerner; Translated by Benjamin Jowett

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, The Modern Library: 1943

Edition: First Modern Library Edition

Seller ID: EW4621

Condition: Very Good


Signature of noted US Army and National Park Service historian Roy Edgar Appleman on gray pattern front free end paper; Textblock very clean and tight. Binding lightly corner rubbed. Dust jacket worn and torn along the edges and spine. 337p. The complete and unabridged Jowett Translation of this classic work on the science and art of government. View more info

The Doomswoman

By: Atherton, Gertrude

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott: 1892

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 21235

Condition: Good+


front and rear hinges tender, with end papers split at the gutters; all front matter finger-smudged at lower corner from careless owner, else overall text block clean and tight; moderately edge-worn binding with corner fraying; original paper-label spine title intact; Lacks dust jacket; 420p.; see Merle Johnson's American First Editions, page 24. View more info

The Conqueror; A Dramatized Biography of Alexander Hamilton

By: Atherton, Gertrude

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1943

Edition: 52nd Printing

Seller ID: SJ4552

Condition: Very Good


536pp.; including notes and acknowledgments. Small tear in front cover,with faint moisture stain on foredge otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket, small round tear along edge. View more info

The Jealous Gods: A Processional Novel of the Fifth century, B.C. (Concerning One Alcibiades)

By: Atherton, Gertrude

Price: $8.50

Publisher: NY, Horace Live Right: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB4556

Condition: Very Good+


Couple small round moisture spots on ffep, else textblock is clean and tight. Lightly bumped head and foot of spine. 452pp., including notes and glossary. View more info

Esos Cielos: La Mujer Sola

By: Atxaga, Bernardo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Madrid, Punto De Lectura: 2008

Seller ID: EW3968

ISBN: 8466321101

Condition: Very Good+


Published in Spanish; En Espanol; Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed; some light shelf rubbing at the base of the spine. Unpaginated. View more info