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ARGOSY, (2 VOL SET) VOL. 185, MAR 26 - APR 30, 1927 & VOL 186 MAY 7 - JUN 11, 1927

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London & New York, Frank A Munsey Company: 1927

Seller ID: 70455

Condition: Good


Two Volumes, contains "War Chief" by Edgar Rice Burroughs Complete in 5 issues. Both vols have light edgewear, corners begining to very lightly fray, pages are toned, bindings a bit shaken but still sound. Vol 1- inner hinge cracked at rear board but still secure, binding cracked between 1st two front pages but still secure, 2nd page detached ca. 3 inches at top. Vol 2- front inner hinge lightly cracked but still very secure, 1st 2 ad pages detached but present, binding is cracked between 2 last pages but still secure. Both volumes contain very colorful and interesting covers from each... View more info

Devil's Dictionary

By: Bierce, Ambrose

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Franklin Library: 1978

Seller ID: 70075

Condition: As New


Decorative leather binding with gold gilting, as new. The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature, a limited edition collection. 314 pp; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

ALL THAT'S KENTUCKY: AN ANTHOLOGY

By: Combs, Josiah H. , Ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Louisville, KY, John P. Morton & Co.: 1915

Seller ID: 92575

Condition: Very Good-


285 pp; Board and spine extremities show light shelf wear, rear board has a few very faint rubbed areas, last few pages have a crease to upper corner from being dog-eared, mild soiling to foredge and ep's, very faint toning to page margins, else a very good copy. Binding is sound, text is clean. View more info

ON THE RIVER AMOUR

By: Delteil, Joseph

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Covici Friede Inc.: 1929

Seller ID: 94333

Condition: Very Good-


213 pp; Number 502 of limited edition of 1250 copies. Illustrated by Alexeieff. Light soiling and shelf wear on spine, boards are scuffed. Binding has a weak spot in the middle but is not cracked, still secure. Some pages are uncut on the top edge. Illustrations by Alexeieff, translated from French by Samuel Putnam. View more info

VIEW FROM PLUM LICK (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Dick, David

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Lexington, Host Creative Communications: 1992

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 69698

ISBN: 0963288601

Condition: Fine+


227 pp; Author signed on title page. Very light shelf wear to wraps else is like new. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

WHEEL OF TIME, COLLABORATION, OWEN WINGRAVE

By: James, Henry

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1893

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 92618

Condition: Good+


220 pp; BAL 10606. First American edition, first state binding. Light scuffing and edge wear on boards and spine, bookplate on front pastedown with slight transfer of ink to facing page. Front inner hinge is cracked and outer hinge is starting but binding is still tight. An attractive book. View more info

Country of the Pointed Firs and Other Stories

By: Jewett, Sarah Orne

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Franklin Library: 1979

Seller ID: 70077

Condition: As New


Decorative leather binding with gold gilting, as new. The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature, a limited edition collection. 424 pp; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

OTHER TALES OF OLD WOODSTOCK

By: Johnson, Margaret L.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Woodstock, Vermont, Woodstock Historical Society: 1968

Seller ID: 71366

Condition: Very Good+


Pamphlet. Aside from minor shelf wear, a few very faint foxing spots on cover, in excellent condition. Stapled binding. 64pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

AESOP'S FABLES: WITH A LIFE OF AESOP

By: Keller, John E.

Price: $14.85

Publisher: Lexington, Kentucky, U. S. A., University Press of Kentucky: 1993

Seller ID: 72201

ISBN: 0813118123

Condition: New in New dust jacket


239 pp; Excellent book, new copy; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

SEEDTIME AND HARVEST. TALES TRANSLATED FROM THE GERMAN

By: Koch, Rosalie and Burg, Maria

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Cincinnati, Rickey, Mallory, & Co.: 1859

Seller ID: 80175

Condition: Fair


291 pp; Binding is cocked, board & spine tips show wear and are beginning to fray, moderarte overall soiling to boards & spine, previous owner's name & note on ffep, water stain in upper corner of pages 192- the last page, plate at page 96-97 is detached from binding and laid in, title page has a water stain in corner, front inner hinge is starting to lightly crack, mild foxing, else text is clean, rest of text block is sound. 291p; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

FORESTS OF THE NIGHT (SIGNED BY AUTHOR)

By: Lee, Tanith

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Unwin Hyman: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 77474

ISBN: 0044404026

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


299 pp; Signed by author, dated 1989. Tiny bit of edge wear on DJ corners, otherwise like new. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books.; Signed by Author View more info

MIDDLE AGE, OLD AGE: SHORT STORIES, POEMS, PLAYS, AND ESSAYS ON AGING

By: Lyell, Ruth Granetz (ed.)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich: 1980

Seller ID: 68377

ISBN: 0155586602

Condition: Very Good+


Wraps are slightly edge worn, previous owner's name on ffep, otherwise an attractive copy. 390 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

SHILOH AND OTHER STORIES (MODERN LIBRARY PAPERBACKS)

By: Mason, Bobbie Ann

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Modern Library: 2001

Seller ID: 79431

ISBN: 0375758437

Condition: Very Good+


240 pp; Author signed presentation to the previous owner on title page. Top of spine is bumped, wraps show mild shelf wear, else a very nice copy, binding tight, pages clean. 240p; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

ZIGZAGGING DOWN A WILD TRAIL (SIGNED BY AUTHOR)

By: Mason, Bobbie Ann

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Random House: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 79750

ISBN: 0679449248

Condition: Fine+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


209 pp; Signed author presentation with previous owner's name on title page. DJ is foxed, otherwise a clean, tight copy. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

STORIES FROM MY LIFE WITH THE OTHER ANIMALS

By: McConkey, James

Price: $7.50

Publisher: David R Godine: 1993

Seller ID: 82902

ISBN: 0879239670

Condition: New in New dust jacket


171 pp; Excellent book. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

FOGGY MOUNTAIN BREAKDOWN AND OTHER STORIES (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: McCrumb, Sharyn

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 67889

ISBN: 0345414934

Condition: As New in Fine+ dust jacket


Signed by author on title page. Very minor shelf wear to DJ, "Autographed First Edition" sticker on the front of DJ. Otherwise like new. 326 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Model Behavior: A Novel and 7 Stories

By: McInerney, Jay

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A., Alfred A Knopf Inc: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 67411

ISBN: 0679428461

Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket


Very light shelf wear to DJ and boards otherwise a very attractive like-new copy. 1st Edition. 275 pg; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

ROUNDUP TIME: A COLLECTION OF SOUTHWESTERN WRITING (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Perry, George Sessions

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Whittlesey House.: 1943

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 70308

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Signed by author on fly and inscribed by previous owner on the obverse. Heavy edgewear, chipping and tears to jacket including a 4in open tear at top spine, and severe tears on spine; some tears repaired with scotch tape; DJ flap corners trimmed; book cover is scuffed and sl soiled; corners sl bumped; else interior and text clean and unmarked, a very good copy. 384p. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

SOUTH FROM HELL-FER-SARTIN: KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN FOLK TALES

By: Roberts, Leonard W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University of Kentucky Press: 1955

Seller ID: 93481

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


287 pp; Foredge and DJ flaps show minor moisture stains that do not affect page margin or boards. DJ is slightly soiled with mild chipping at spine tips and a faintly sun faded spine, else this is an attractive copy. Binding is tight, text clean. DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. View more info

JULIA DUCKWORTH STEPHEN: STORIES FOR CHILDREN, ESSAYS FOR ADULTS

By: Stephen, Julia Duckworth & Diane F. Gillespie & Elizabeth Steele

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Syracuse Univ Pr (Sd): 1987

Seller ID: 90123

ISBN: 0815602170

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


277 pp; Some soiling on fore edges, otherwise clean and tight. DJ has some light edge wear. An attractive book. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover. View more info