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THE MARCHIONESS OF BRINVILLIERS: THE POISONER OF THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY. A ROMANCE OF OLD PARIS (G)

By: Albert Smith.

Price: $169.15

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley & Son,: 1886

Seller ID: 25042

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


French History; BIOGRAPHY; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" ; ix, 315 pages; Albert Smith. The Marchioness Of Brinvilliers: The Poisoner of the Seventeenth Century. A Romance of Old Paris. Lon: Richard Bentley & Son, 1886. Ix,315pp. Bound in handsome full polished tree calf leather, 6 panel spine, edges yellow, marbled endpapers. Armorial bookplate of JJ Hissey. Spine and binding is s... View more info

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IN COLD BLOOD (PIRACY? )

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Unknown, Unknown: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26648

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Faded green cloth with silver stamped spine but no TC on front board. 343pp, no publisher noted, the apparently blank lower half of page 343 missing below "THE END" notation. Partial DJ flap mounted inside front cover printed in brown and black. Stated FIRST PRINTING. This may be a piracy or it may be a pre-publication proof issue of the Random h... View more info

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CONFIDENTIAL: SURVIVING TRIALS AND TRIBULATIONS

By: Not Attributed

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1962

Seller ID: 35875

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


35 pages; An interesting small book in plain covers purporting to tell you how to elude your trackers. Desert islands, exscape, evading bloodhounds. All cool stuff. Some of it is probably practical whreas other is more illusional. Interesting though. View more info

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CAPTAIN LIGHTFOOT: LAST OF THE NEW ENGLAND HIGHWAYMEN A NARRATIVE OF HIS LIFEAND ADVENTURES WITHSOME ACCOUNT OF THE NOTORUOUS CAPTAIN THUNDERBOLT

By: [Martin, Michael]

Price: $70.50

Publisher: Topsfield, MA, The Wayside Press: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36658

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; Dictated on the eve of his execution. Probably the last criminal in the area executed for being a highwayman. Red and black cloth, clean and straight. Publisher's red decorated dustjacket, spine sunned , chips and scrapes, good condition. View more info