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The Tooti Nameh, or Tales of a Parrot: in the Persian language, with an English translation.

By: N/A

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Reprinted for J. Debrett: 1801

Seller ID: 3682

Condition: Very Good


London: Reprinted for J. Debrett. Very Good. 1801. Light blue cloth with gilt partial title to spine. Some foxing, particularly to first and last pages. Light worming to first and last several pages, not affecting text. English text to recto of pages with Persian script to verso. A nice, serviceable copy. ; Large 8vo; vii, [8-170], 2 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

The Kavyaprakasa of Mammata. First, second, third & tenth Ullasas.

By: A. B. Gajendragadkar; revised by S. N. Gajendragadkar

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Bombay, Popular Book Depot: 1959

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 4088

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Bombay: Popular Book Depot. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1959. Second Edition. Brown paper covered boards. Purple price clipped dust jacket with particulars printed to front cover and spine. Foxing to edges and pastedowns. The personal copy of Columbia and U. Penn Sanskrit professor Royal W. Weiler whose signature is neatly penned to front fly. Text in English and Sanskrit. A nice clean copy without further markings. ; 8vo ; xi, 42, [519] pages; All shipments th... View more info

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The Four Feathers

By: A.E.W. Mason

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 2009

Seller ID: 2547

Condition: Very Good


Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press. Very Good. 2009. Hardcover. As new copy in full leather. Gilt decor to covers and spine. All edges gilt. No previous owner's name or bookplate.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut

By: Abbe Prevost AKA Antoine Francois Prevost

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Editions du Pas de la Mule: 1947

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 3142

Condition: Very Good


Editions du Pas de la Mule. Very Good. 1947. Limited Edition. Loose in folio. 54 of only 220 copies. Loose as issued in paper chemise and housed in matching slipcase. Title printed to spine of chemise. Wear to edges of slipcase. Deckle edges. A very nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. Please expect extra postage for overseas shipping. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; [178] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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The Adventures of Gil Blas of Santillana (3 vol. set extra-illustrated with original 1809 Smirke plates)

By: Alain Rene LeSage. Translated by Henri Van Laun.

Price: $700.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Paterson: 1886

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2823

Condition: Very Good


Edinburgh: William Paterson. Very Good. 1886. Limited Edition. Beautifully bound in grained red morocco by Root & Son. Raised bands and particulars in gilt to spine. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Number 61 of only 75 copies on Whatman paper & plates in two states. Foxing to preliminary and ultimate sheets. This set additionally extra-illustrated with 22 plates by Robert Smirke from the 1809 edition.; Imperial 8vo; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mai... View more info

Le Petit Chose

By: Alphonse Daudet

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions de la Bonne Etoile: [1935]

Seller ID: 2257

Condition: Very Good+


Paris: Editions de la Bonne Etoile. Very Good+. [1935]. Limited to 3000 copies of which this is no. 1563. Half morocco; marbled endpapers; top edge gilt; inlaid red lily to spine. A beautiful copy containing 31 pochoirs by Andre Collot. Without previous owner's name or other markings. ; Quarto 24x30cm; quarto; 368 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Lo Cent Ditons. Rabistoqua pe Dian de la Jeanna.

By: Amelie Gex as "Pierre d'Emo" (aka "Dian de la Jeanna")

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Chambery, France, C. -P. Menard: 1882

Seller ID: 3440

Condition: Very Good


Chambery, France: C. -P. Menard. Very Good. 1882. Wraps. Scarce. Original printed wraps. Chip to bottom near right corner of front cover. Cracking to head and tail of spine. Bookplate of noted proverb collector Lt. Colonel V. S. M. de Guinzbourg to verso of front cover. Moderate foxing throughout, otherwise, a nice clean copy without further markings. ; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 53 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Anacreontis teii odae

By: Anacreon (attributed to)

Price: $4,000.00

Publisher: Paris, Henri Estienne: 1554

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2149

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Henri Estienne. Very Good. 1554. First Edition. Hardcover. A nice copy in the original limp vellum with remnants of suede ties. Beautifully printed Greek text followed by Estienne's commentary & finally Latin rendering . Slight worming to pastedown. ; 140mm 209mm; 110 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

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La Rotisserie de la Reine Pedauque

By: Anatole France

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions D'Art A.D.: 1947

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 3145

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Editions D'Art A.D.. Very Good. 1947. Limited Edition. Loose in folio. 162 of only 395 copies. Loose as issued with deckle edges in paper covered chemise with title printed to spine and housed in matching slipcase. Wear to exterior of slipcase, particularly to spine which is cracked. Wear to spine of chemise. Otherwise, a very nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 265, [vii] pages; All shipments thr... View more info

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The Knight of St. John: a romance.

By: Anna Maria Porter

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, G. Routledge & Co.: 1852

Seller ID: 3097

Condition: Very Good


London: G. Routledge & Co.. Very Good. 1852. Half blind tooled brown calf over marbled boards. Gilt title and decoration to spine. Small wrinkle to marbled paper of front cover. Marbled edges. Infrequent foxing to page edges, otherwise, a nice clean copy without previous owners' names or further markings. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 292 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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The Ship Who Sang

By: Anne McCaffrey

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York, Walker and Company: 1969

Seller ID: 4053

Condition: Very Good


New York: Walker and Company. Very Good. 1969. White cloth with author's name in gilt to spine; title and publisher printed in black to spine. Faux deckled fore edge. In unclipped jacket with small repaired closed tear along bottom edge of front panel of jacket, which has since been protected in a Mylar wrapping. A very nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 8vo ; 248 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Bridles & Spurs

By: Arthur Machen

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Rowfant Club: 1951

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 3127

Condition: Very Good


Cleveland: The Rowfant Club. Very Good. 1951. Limited Edition. 20 of only 178 copies. Quarter linen over sage paper boards. Gilt title and author to label to spine. Deckle edges. Housed in matching patterned paper-covered slipcase. Some fading to edge of slipcase, otherwise, a very nice, nearly new copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 70 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Collected Plays

By: Arthur Miller

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, The Franklin Library: 1980

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 1778

Condition: As New


Franklin Center: The Franklin Library. As New. 1980. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Full calf, gilt decor, raised bands, all edges gilt. An as new copy, signed by Arthur Miller.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Atlas Shrugged. The 2012 Easton Limited edition.

By: Ayn Rand

Price: $700.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Easton Press: 2012

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2634

Condition: Fine


Norwalk: Easton Press. Fine. 2012. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Full leather; gilt decor, raised bands, all edges gilt. Limited to 800 hand-numbered copies of which this is 149. A fine copy without bookplates; in original fabric-covered slipcase. Frontispiece full-color illustration by Frank Mayo. Additional Illustrations by Dennis Lyall. Slightest line to fore edge gilt (see image). ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1168 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priorit... View more info

The Trojan War

By: Barry Strauss

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Easton Press: 2013

Edition: Collector's Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 1789

Condition: As New


Norwalk: Easton Press. As New. 2013. Collector's Edition. Hardcover. Full calf; gilt decor, raised bands, all edges gilt. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Ellen Grafton, The Lily of Lexington; or the Bride of Liberty. A Romance of the Revolution

By: Benjamin Barker

Price: $440.00

Publisher: Boston, F. Gleason: 1845

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1914

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Boston: F. Gleason. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1845. First. hardcover. Original wraps bound in. Hand colored cover. Loss to title page not affecting text. Rear wrap with tape-repaired tears. Odd pagination but complete. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [7]-100 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

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Paul et Virginie

By: Bernardin de Saint-Pierre

Price: $150.00

Publisher: La Maison Francaise: 1947

Seller ID: 3130

Condition: Very Good


La Maison Francaise. Very Good. 1947. 65 of 300 copies for foreign distribution. Loose as issued in yellow paper chemise and matching slipcase. Particulars printed to spine. Wear to edges of slipcase. Deckle edges, several uncut. A very nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; [lv],[147] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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A Tree Grows In Brooklyn

By: Betty Smith

Price: $2,250.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2335

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1943. First Edition. 1st edition with "$2.75" to jacket. A clean copy without previous owner's name or other markings. Slight wear of cloth to head & tail; archival reinforcement to head of jacket. An unusually nice copy of a notoriously fragile book. ; 443 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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A Tree Grows In Brooklyn

By: Betty Smith

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 2007

Seller ID: 2563

Condition: Very Good


Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press. Very Good. 2007. As new copy in full leather. Gilt decor to covers and spine. All edges gilt. No previous owner's name or bookplate.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 443 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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The Dark Cloud with the Silver Lining

By: Bracebridge Hemyng

Price: $335.00

Publisher: London, James Blackwood, Pasternoster Row: N.D.

Seller ID: 2400

Condition: Very Good


London: James Blackwood, Pasternoster Row. Very Good. N.D.. Hardcover. Half red morocco; marbled boards. Loss of morocco to top fore edge; foxing to endpapers otherwise attractive copy free from markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 394 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info