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Non-Stop

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $650.00

Publisher: UK, Faber & Faber: 1958

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20388

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


252 pages; Near Fine/Near Fine. Publisher's maroon paper-covered boards, spine lettered in gilt, in original dust jacket. Faint remnants of store stamp (?) on front fly leaf. Mild bump to lower spine end and corners, else a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine price-clipped dust jacket. A nice copy of a hard to find book. The author's first science fiction novel. Issued later with textual differences in the U.S. as Starship (1959). "... a brilliant treatment of the generation starship and also the theme of conceptual breakthrough in a kind of spacegoing ruined-Earth society; it has become a class... View more info

Dramatic Masterpieces By Greek, Spanish, French, German, And English Dramatists World's Greatest Literature Volume I

By: Bergh, Albert Ellery (Intro)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: NY, P. F. Collier & Son: 1900

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 8473

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


449 pages; Good/No Jacket. Shelf rub to spine tips and corner tips. Outside page edges age tanned. Name inside front board. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. The famous dramatists in this the first Volume, AESCHYLUS'S Prometheus Bound; SOPHOCLES'S Oedipus Rex; EURIPIDES'S Medea; ARISTOPHANES'S The Knights; Pedro Calderon's Life A Dream; Jean-Baptiste Poquelin Moliere's The Misanthrope; Jean-Baptiste Racine's Phaedra; Oliver Goldsmith's She Stoops to Conquer... View more info

The Romantic Imagination

By: Bowra, C. M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: MA, Harvard University Press: 1949

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6725

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


306 pages; Very Good Plus/Very Good. Name inside front board. Bright silver lettering. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has closed tear front top panel edge. Tee-niny chip top corner tips. Light age tan to spine and flap fold edge. Tiny chip to bottom spine tip. Now in protective sleeve. View more info

Science And Literature - A Reader

By: Cadden, John J. ; Brostowin, Patrick R. (Ed)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: MA, D. C. Heath: 1964

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12209

Condition: Near Fine


310 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Tee-niny bit of shelf rub to cover edges. Complements plate inside front cover. Solid, clean. The Two Cultures: Selections by - Thomas Henry Huxley, Matthew Arnold, Eric Larrabee, Archibald Macleish, C. P. Snow; Science and Literatures since the Renaissance: Selections 10 altogether; Anthology of Selected Literature: Selections by John Donne, John Milton Alexander Pope, Jonathan Swift, William Blake, and more. Trade Paperback. View more info

Geschichte der Philosophie III. Die griechische Philosophie. Dritter Teil Vom Tode Platons bis zur Alten Stoa

By: Capelle, Wilhelm

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Germany, Sammlung Goeschen: 1954

Seller ID: 18773

Condition: Very Good


121 pages; Very Good condition. Text in GERMAN. Cover and page edges age tanned. Solid, clean. Of Plato's death to the Old STOA. Text in GERMAN. Band 859. View more info

Cato Maior De Senectute - The Students' Series of Latin Classics

By: Ciceronis, M. Tulli; Bennett, Charles E. (Ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: IL, Benj. H. Sanborn & Co.: 1934

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 19483

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


129 pages; Near Fine/No Jacket. Text in LATIN. One page un-cut at the bottom edge. Spine lightly faded - with gilt lettering. Strong binding and hinges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. A very nice book, indeed. Text is in LATIN. View more info

Simul Et Singulis -1680 Comedie Francaise - Playbill

By: Comedie Francaise

Price: $4.00

Publisher: France, Comedie Francaise: 1970

Seller ID: 11803

Condition: Near Fine


Unpaginated pages; Near Fine condition. Text in French. Tiny bit of age tan to edges. No creases. Solid, clean. Classic literature set to Plays at the French Theatre. L'Information du spectacle, October, 1969 - A Cronique de La Comedie-Francaise. 1969-1970. View more info

French Romantic Prose

By: Comfort, W. W. (Ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1928

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12711

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


517 pages; Good/No Jacket. Text in French. Corners are lightly shelf rubbed and corners lightly bumped. Name and writing to inside front board and fly-leaf. Sparse underlining and marginalia. Crack starting at title page. Outside page edges age tanned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. French Romantic Prose. Introduction in English. Also notes and all chapters in French. View more info

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Typhoon and Youth

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $7.00

Publisher: CA, Chandler: 1962

Seller ID: 18036

Condition: Very Good


148 pages; Very Good condition. Ever-so-light tone to page edges. Solid, clean. Chandler Series of English Novels presents Typhoon and Youth - two novels by Joseph Conrad with literary criticism. "The main characteristic of this volume consists in this, that all the stories composing it belong not only to the same period but have been written one after another in the order in which they appear in the book." Trade Paperback. View more info

NEO-CLASSIC DRAMA IN SPAIN, THEORY AND PRACTICE

By: Cook, John A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: TX, SMU University Press: 1959

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4581

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


576 pages; Very Good Plus/Very Good. Light age tanning to outside page edges. Tiny bit of shelf rub at spine tips and corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square. Interior Clean, bright and tight. DJ is lightly tanned mainly at spine and flap folds. Tee-niny chips at spine tips. Enhanced with new protective sleeve. The author feels that neo-classicism represented a natural and inevitable reaction against the affected style, bad taste, and irregularity into which Golden Age drama had degenerated.... View more info

Mr. Isaacs, A Tale of Modern India

By: Crawford, F. Marion

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, P. F. Collier: 1882

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16386

Condition: Good


The Complete Works of F. Marion Crawford; 320 pages; Good/No Jacket. Heavy rubbing at board edges. Browned outside page edges. Title page tear. Light stain bottom edge of Frontispiece. Crack starting at Frontispeice. Spine fading. Solid reading copy. Volume I ONLY of The Complete Works of F. Marion Crawford, issued in Thirty-two Volumes - Authorized Edition. View more info

Classic Selections From the Best Authors, Adapted to the Study of Vocal Expression

By: Curry, S. S., Ph.D.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: MA, Expression Company: 1888

Seller ID: 4600

Condition: Good


Ex-Lib; 446 pages; Only date on copyright page is 1888. Good condition/ No Jacket. This ex-library copy has spine label and pocket, date due sheet still attached inside back cover and back fly-leaf. Book block loose from spine at top only. SMU library stamps inside boards - none on outside page edges. Outside page edges lightly tanned. Cloth is lightly shelf rubbed at all edges. Spine is lightly sunned. Reinforced inside hinges. A few words written very lightly, in pencil, in margins. Price sticker shadow on front board. A Solid, otherwise Clean copy. View more info

Some Seventeenth-Century Worthies in a Twentieth-Century Mirror

By: Daniels, R. Balfour

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NC, University of North Carolina: 1940

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6305

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


156 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Tiny bit of shelf wear at bottom spine tip and bottom corner tips. Bright red boards with bright gilt lettering. Name on inside front board. Outside page edges very lightly age tanning. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Great reading! View more info

Fuente Ovejuna, La Estrella De Sevilla, Peribanez, Y El Comendador De Ocana

By: De Vega, Lope (Lope Felix De Vega Carpio)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1961

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14250

Condition: Near Fine


344 pages; Near Fine condition. Text in Spanish. Colleccion Hispanica. No creases. Tiny bit of rub to cover edges. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! Main work is Fuente Ovejuna. Title has all three works. All text in Hispania. Trade Paperback. View more info

Roxana or The Fortunate Mistress

By: Defoe, Daniel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: OH, Fine Editions Press: 1946

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18079

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


318 pages; Very Good/No Jacket - as issued. Leather spine. Just a bit of fray at spine tips. Four page advertisement from Fine Editions Club included. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Definitely adult rated text and illustrations. A lively novel of love, liberty and the pursuit of happiness, written with disarming candor and artful simplicity. View more info

OLIVER TWIST

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Quality Book Club: 1997

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 4110

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


509 pages; Near Fine condition. Front cover curls up just a bit. NO creases. A Solid, Clean copy. A Great classic - great reading! Dickens created a foundling (or parish child) who finds himself at the mercy of a social order that disclaims any responsibility for the degrading poverty at its heart... Trade Paperback. View more info

The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby In Two Volumes - Volume I and Volume II in One Book - Collection of British Authors Series Volume XLVII

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bernhard Tauchnitz: 1843

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19236

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


890 pages; Fair/No Jacket. Outside page edges are age tanned and dusty darkened. Split at front and back hinges. Text block is solid. Name/date written inside front cover, 1875, and nice nameplate inside front cover. Covered with marble decorated paper which is rubbed at edges of boards. Gild lettering on spine still relatively bright. Ribbon bookmarker still attached. Fits in your hand like a glove. (4 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 2) Delightful reading. View more info

Dealings With the Firm of Dombey and Son In Three Volumes - Volume I and Volume II and Volume III in One Book - Collection of British Authors Series Volume CXIX

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bernhard Tauchnitz: 1848

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19237

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


1034 pages; Fair/No Jacket. Three volumes in ONE book. Outside page edges are age tanned and dusty darkened. Split at front and back hinges. Text block is solid. Name/date written inside front cover, 1873, and nice nameplate inside front cover. Covered with marble decorated paper which is rubbed and chipped at edges of boards. Gild lettering on spine still relatively bright. Volume I and II have a copyright date of 1847. Volume III has a copyright date of 1848. Fits in your hand like a glove. (4 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 2) Delightful reading. Classic Literature. View more info

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Mustangs and Cow Horses, Texas Folk-Lore Society, Publications Number XVI

By: Dobie, J. Frank; Boatright, Mody C.; Ransom, Harry H.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Texas Folk-Lore Society: 1940

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17671

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 429 pages; Good Plus/No Jacket. Signed by J. Frank Dobie. Ex-Library (SMU) with stamps on edges of textblock, bookplate and two stickers inside front cover, due date sticker and pocket (with checkout card) in back of book, barcode sticker and withdrawn stamp on back side of back free endpaper, accession number on spine and other usual markings. Inscription on title page "'Horses make good company.' | Your friend | (signed) Frank Dobie | 3/5/41" Tan cover slightly rubbed, minor bump to bottom of spine. Corner tips are pointed and book is square, text is bright and illustra... View more info

The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, the History of Henry Esmond, Esq. , a Colonel in the Serice of Her Majesty Queen Anne, Volumes X & XI (2 Books)

By: Esmond, Henry; Thackeray, William Makepeace (Ed)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1904

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18899

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Very Good/No Jacket. TWO Volume set: This particular set is illustrated throughout with many wonderful illustrations by George Du Maurier. Top edges gilt. All with deckled page edges, bottom and side, which cause a slight amount of handling soil to these edges. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. Slight sunned spines. Top spine block glue has dried. Text clear and sharp, binding solid, pages are clean. Volume X 299 pages; Volume XI 335 pages. Media mail only. View more info

L'art D'ecrine

By: Etiemble Et Etiemble, Jeannine

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, Seghers: 1970

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12439

Condition: Very Good in Fine dust jacket


638 pages; Very Good/Fine. Text in French. A faint stain to bottom boards near spine and spine bottom edge. Beautifully illustrated Endpapers. Three tiny spots on fore edge. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. DJ is clear plastic. The Art of Literature. The great philosphers, writers, poets. A great gift! View more info

Jules Verne, Master of Science Fiction

By: Evans, I. O.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1956

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18983

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 236 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. SMU ex-library. Stamps (including outside page edges), Spine pen, pocket, date due slip. Nameplate. Pages are age tanned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. Verne brought me much delight in a childhood that was not over-happy, has given me a wide variety of interests, and has been a source of pleasure time and again. If, by reviving interest in his lesser-known works, I can communicate any of that delight to others I shall be glad indeed - I. O. Evans. View more info

DEAR

By: EVELYN, WHITAKER (Published Anon)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: WARD, LOCK & CO: 1900

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 20381

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


312 pages; Good Plus/ No Jacket. c. 1900. No date shown. Outside page edges are lightly tanned and has foxing. Very lightly foxed throughout. Just a bit of shelf rub at the edges. Name plate dated 1916 on first paste down. Blue boards with bright gilt lettering and decoration. Tissue guard for frontise. Cover states DEAR by the Author of (Laddie). Title page says DEAR By the Author of "Tip-Cat" and "Miss Toosey's Mission" Delightful reading! View more info

Greek Science - Volume (1) One, Thales to Aristotle; Volume (2) Two: Theophrastus to Galen

By: Farrington, Benjamin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pelican Books - Penguin Books: 1949

Seller ID: 19110

Condition: Good


Good condition. Reading creases. Both books have pages VERY age browned. Both books have covers VERY age browned. Both books have name to first page. Volume One has chip bottom corner of front cover and chip bottom corner of back cover. Bump at bottom corner of pages. Reprint 1944, 154 pages. Volume Two First Pelican edition 1949, 181 pages. No markings to the text. View more info

The Eyre Affair

By: Fforde, Jasper

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin Books: 2003

Edition: Reprint; First Printing

Seller ID: 19784

ISBN: 0142001805

Condition: Fine


374 pages; Fine condition. As new. This paperback edition is beautifully preserved in slip-on hardcover. The slip-on hardcover is in Fine condition also. Hilariously funny, this alternate history, the debut novel of British author Fforde, will appeal to lovers of zany genre work (think Douglas Adams) and lovers of classic literature alike. View more info

Collected Short Stories, Complete Unabridged

By: Forster, E. M.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1956

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17312

Condition: Very Good


222 pages; Very Good condition. Very light reading creases. Pages and cover age age tanned. Name to inside front cover. Solid, otherwise clean. Complete and Unabridged. View more info

Life And Literature In The Roman Republic

By: Frank, Tenny

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berklet, University of California Press: 1961

Edition: Reprint; Third Printing

Seller ID: 6097

Condition: Near Fine


250 pages; Near Fine condition. Light age tan to spine and cover edges. No reading creases. Solid, clean. Roman literature of the republic was experimental and reveals diverse tendencies, but it always reflects some phase of Roman life. Trade Paperback. View more info

The Golden Bough, A Study In Magic And Religion Volume I Abridged Edition

By: Frazer, Sir James George

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan Paperbacks: 1960

Edition: Reprint; First Printing

Seller ID: 8098

Condition: Very Good


864 pages; Very Good condition. Conclave to spine. No creasees. Shelf wear at edges. Outside page edges and back cover are age tanned. Solid, clean. Revealed here is the evolution of man from savagery to civilization, from the modification of his wierd and often bloodthirsty customs to the entry of lasting moral, ethical, and spiritual values. The Golden Bough, A Study In Magic And Religion Volume I Abridged Edition Trade Paperback. View more info

The Road Not Taken and Other Early Poems, Penguin 60s

By: Frost, Robert

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15654

ISBN: 0146001028

Condition: Near Fine


80 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. Small book format. Beautiful cover art work. Penguin 60s series published for Penguin's 60th anniversary. An excellent gift! A luminous selection from America's most beloved poet. View more info

Mademoiselle De Maupin, Translation from the French

By: Gautier, Theophile; Rascoe, Burton (Intro)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1925

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 20031

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


410 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Deluxe bound navy blue with gilt lettering and illustration. Top Page edges gilt. Very small written name and date to top inside cover. Short tear at gutter edge of one page. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. A Preface by the author, to Mademoiselle de Maupin dated May, 1834, is very long, so here is just a line or two: Virtue is assuredly very respectable, but we have no wish to fail in respect to her, God forbid! We think that her eyes are brilliant enough through their spect... View more info

A Second Treasury Of Kahlil Gibran

By: Gibran, Kahlil; Ferris, Anthony R. (trans)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, The Citadel Press: 1962

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 1280

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


357 pages; Very Good Plus/Good. Light shelfwear at spine and corner tips. Soft bump back top corner tips. Boards are Straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. A Solid, Tight, Clean copy. DJ has small chips at corner tips and spine tips. White back panel very lightly soiled. Now in protective sleeve. Gibran's exquisite poetry and incisive commentaries are among the hummingbirds of literature.. View more info

La Symphonie Pastorale (French Edition)

By: Gide, Andre

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paris, Gallimard: 1934

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19850

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


160 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Text in FRENCH. Previous owner's name. Lightly shelf-rubbed at corner tips and spine tips. Gilt Lettering to spine faded. Name to front fly-leaf, and back last blank page. Page edges are age tanned. Tight binding and strong hinges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Andre Gide was a French author, 1869-1951. He won the Nobel Prize in 1947. View more info

Goethe's Hermann und Dorothea

By: Goethe; Hewett, Waterman T. (Ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, D. C. Heath: 1896

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 19569

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


243 pages; Good/No Jacket. 1896 EDITION. Text in GERMAN. End paper and half title page cut out - Starts at Title Page. 243 pages plus Preface, Contents and 59 page Introduction. Text in GERMAN - Introduction in English. Just a bit of shelf wear at spine tips and tiny bit at corner tips. Firm binding and hinges - pages clean. Outside page edges are browned. Blue boards with gilt lettering. Classic Literature. View more info

The Overcoat and the Nose, Penguin 60s

By: Gogol, Nikolai; Wilks, Ronald (Trans)

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15629

ISBN: 0146001141

Condition: Fine


89 pages; Fine condition. No creases. Solid, clean. Small book format. Beautiful cover art work. Penguin 60s series published for Penguin's 60th anniversary. An excellent gift! We have all come from under The Overcoat - Fyodor Dostoyevsky. Fantastic! View more info

The Background Of English Literature Classical & Romantic And Other Collected Essays & Addresses

By: Grierson, H. J. C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus: 1950

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 6732

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


290 pages; Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. Outside page edges very lightly age tanned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has tiny chips at bottom spine tip and corner tips. Now in protective sleeve. View more info

Shakespeare At Work: 1592 - 1603

By: Harrison, G. B.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: MI, University of Michigan Press: 1958

Edition: Reprint; First Printing

Seller ID: 7835

Condition: Near Fine


325 pages; Near Fine condition. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. No creases. Solid, clean. Shakespeare against the background of his times, his world of the theatrre, and his dramatic development through the last years of the Elizabeth's reign... Trade Paperback. View more info

Shakespeare At Work: 1592 - 1603

By: Harrison, G. B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: MI, University of Michigan: 1958

Edition: First Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 10680

Condition: Very Good


325 pages; Very Good condition. Trade Paperback. Spine lightly sunned. Reading creases. Solid, clean. Shakespeare against the background of his times, his world of the theater, and his dramatic development through the last year's of Elizabeth's reign. Trade Paperback. View more info

THE SCARLET LETTER AND SELECTED PROSE WORKS

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Hendricks House: 1949

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4036

ISBN: 0875321127

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


432 pages; Near Fine/NO Jacket. Bright red boards. Spine is fading. Spine is square and binding is tight. Boards are straight and tips are pointed. No markings. A Solid, Clean copy. Introduction by Gordon Roper. Includes The Scarlet Letter; Selected Passages from the Notebooks; Hawthorne's Prefaces; Stories and Sketches; Bibliographical Note; Bibliography. View more info

The Golden Touch - Glow In The Dark Books

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's: 1987

Edition: First Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 17050

ISBN: 0312572840

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


32 pages; Fine/Fine. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and page are clean. DJ is super! In protective sleeve. An excellent gift! Nathaniel Hawthorne wrote many classic Literature books but also wrote quite a few children's books. This is one. Switch on Night Lights - brilliantly illustrated, classic stories with a brand new twist. There is a secret in each picture - a glowing element that only comes out in the dark... View more info

MONSIEUR RIPOIS AND NEMESIS

By: Hemon, Louis; Bradley, William Aspenwall (translation)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1925

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4078

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 359 pages; Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library with stamps, name plate, date due slip and spine label. Shelf rub at board edges. Blue covers are fading. Spine shelf rubbed and sunned. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. SMU library stamp outside page edges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. Binding and hinges solid. View more info

The Classical Tradition Greek & Roman Influences On Western Literature

By: Highet, Gilbert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Galaxy: 1957

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 6124

Condition: Very Good


763 pages; Very Good condition. Very Light reading creases. Tiny spot top text block. Solid, Clean. An excellent gift! View more info

THE AUTOCRAT OF THE BREAKFAST TABLE

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Sagamore Press: 1957

Edition: First Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 3963

Condition: Near Fine


291 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Just a bit of age tanning outside page edges and spine. Solid, clean. This is the classic collection of essays that helped found a famous magazine and gave the author a sobriquet that lasted all his life. Trade Paperback. View more info

SEEDS OF MODERN DRAMA - VOLUME III - THERESA RAQUIN; AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE; MISS JULIE; THE WEAVERS; THE SEA GULL

By: Houghton, Norris, (Ed) ; Zola; Ibsen; Strindberg; Hauptmann; Chekhov

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Dell: 1963

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 4517

Condition: Very Good+


413 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Top corner tip chipped off. Very Light front hinge reading crease. No spine creases. A Solid, Clean copy. Laurel Masterpieces of Continental Drama Series. View more info

THE RISE OF SILAS LAPHAM

By: Howells, William Dean

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1958

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 4082

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


381 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Spine and top front board is sunne. Light shelf wear to spine tips and corner tips. Boards are straight and tips are pointed. A Solid, Clean copy. View more info

THE RISE OF SILAS LAPHAM

By: Howells, William Dean

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Rinehart & Company: 1949

Seller ID: 4618

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


394 pages; Very Good condition. Front hinge reading crease. Rubbed at spine edges. A Solid, Clean copy. Introduction by George Arms. View more info

Green Mansions

By: Hudson, W. H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fine Editions Press: 1957

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18080

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


246 pages; Very Good/No Jacket - as issued. Leather spine edition. Gilt top edge of text block. Spine top tip is frayed. Bottom spine tip very lightly shelf rubbed. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Classic Literature Green Mansions. Great reading. View more info

Ghosts; An Enemy of the People; The Wild Duck; Hedda Gabler

By: Ibsen, Henrik

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1970

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 17403

ISBN: 0030808057

Condition: Near Fine


Rinehart editions; 424 pages; Near Fine condition. Shallow front hinge crease. No spine creases. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Outside page edges lightly age tanning. Play format. Classic Literature. Trade Paperback. View more info

THE COUNTRY OF THE POINTED FIRS AND OTHER STORIES

By: Jewett, Sarah Orne; Chase, Mary Ellen (Ed. )

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Company: 1981

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 3956

ISBN: 0393000486

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


296 pages; Near Fine condition. Stamp on top outside page edges "Instructors Desk Copy". No creases, dings, pings or rubbing. Solid, clean. First published in 1896, The Country of the Pointed Firs has grown in reputation and readership and has now achieved recognition as a classic of American literature. Includes: the four "Dunnet Landing" stories. Special introduction my Marjorie Pryse. Trade Paperback. View more info

A Spenser Handbook

By: Jones, H. S. V.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, S. F. Crofts & Co.: 1947

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 6728

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


419 pages; Very Good/Very Good. Frontis of Edmund Spencer. Light bump at the corner tips. Name inside front board. Light shelf wear at corner tips and spine tips. Notes on 3x5 taped at top edge to page 105. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is thick plain brown paper with hole cut out for title. Tiny chips at spine tips and corner tips. Now in protective sleeve. View more info

Eros the Slayer, Two Estonian Tales

By: Kallas, Aino; Matson, Alex (Trans)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: UK, Jonathan Cape: 1927

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19777

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


224 pages; Very Good/Good. Green boards with gilt lettering to spine. Light fading at edges of boards. Top of text block is dusty looking. Fore edge and bottom edges are lightly age tanned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are clean. Solid binding and hinges. DJ is age darkened - especially the spine and at flap folds. Light rubbing at spine edges. Small chips at spine tips and corner tips. All four corners are clipped at an angle - so no price. One inch closed tear to back bottom edge. An address in Finland written in pencil on inside front flap. In protective... View more info