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MEMOIRS OF SAMUEL FOOTE, ESQ. WITH A COLLECTION OF HIS GENUINE BON-MOTS, ANECDOTES, OPINIONS, & C. MOSTLY ORIGINAL. AND THREE OF HIS DRAMATIC PIECES, NOT PUBLISHED IN HIS WORKS (VOLUME II ONLY OF 2)

By: N/A

Price: $67.46

Publisher: Peter A. Mesier: 1806

Seller ID: 32694

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 159 pages; Ful tree calf leather, wear to extremities, contents VG. Probaly 2nd edition as it was published previously in 3 vols. View more info

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The Spectator Volume I Only of 10 Volumes

By: Addison, Steele, Parnell, Hughes, Parker, Tickell, Budgell, Grove, Byrom, Henley

Price: $44.78

Publisher: Boston, Hastings, Etheredge, and Bliss: 1809

Seller ID: 11832

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Bound in calf with front cover missing. View more info

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ESSAYS IN CRITICISM

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: $15.95

Publisher: NY, J. H. Sears & Co:

Seller ID: 18723

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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THE ADVANCEMENT OF LEARNING AND NEW ATLANTIS

By: Bacon, Francis (1560-1626

Price: $15.95

Publisher: London, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies: N.D.

Seller ID: 13570

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 16mo; Circa 1900, silk ribbon View more info

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Small Wonder: Essays [signed]

By: Barbara Kingsolver

Price: $22.46

Publisher: Harpercollins: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 37718

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Flat signed on title page. ; Signed by Author View more info

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PERSONAL SKETCHES OF HIS OWN TIMES [2 VOLS IN ONE]

By: Barrington (Sir Jonah)

Price: $112.46

Publisher: Philadelphia, Carey & Lea: 1827

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 32400

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxiv, 25-236; 234 pages; Covers detached, lacking portratit frontis, foxed. 3/4 leather over marbled boards. [2 VOLS IN ONE] View more info

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SPARE HOURS THIRD SERIES

By: Brown, John, M. D.

Price: $15.95

Publisher: May not be noted.:

Seller ID: 7718

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Brown, John, M. D. Spare Hours Houghton, Mifflin and Company, NY, 1884.good/No Jacket. Hardcover in brown cloth fourth Edition. Third Series his work came from the well known book collection of the Bayard family in Delaware. This family has played a prominent role in American public affairs since the 1600's in Delaware. They are related by marriage to the du Ponts and the Dodd family of Dodd Mead & Company Book Publishers among others. View more info

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FRANCE, SOCIAL, LITERARY, POLITICAL (COMPLETE IN TWO VOLUMES)

By: Bulwer, Henry Lytton

Price: $44.96

Publisher: N Y, N Y, Harper & Brothers: 1934

Seller ID: 29551

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 219; 233, 28 pages; Nice sound books, signed by a previous owner; M R Laucton, 1835. View more info

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ESSAY ON BURNS

By: Carlyle, Thomas (edited by Henry W. Boynton)

Price: $15.95

Publisher: NY, Allyn & Bacon: 1922

Seller ID: 10903

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


BIOGRAPHY; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; The Academy Classics: ; 16mo; 135 pages; Sound copy with piece torn from front free end paper and pencied notes inside back cover View more info

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MODERN ESSAYS OF VAIOUS TYPES

By: Cockayne, Charles editor

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Charles E. Merrill Books: 1927

Seller ID: 17217

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


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THE SKETCH-BOOK OF GEOFFREY CRAYON, GENT Geoffrey Crayon Edition, Vol II Only, Revised Edition

By: Crayon, Geoffrey & Washington Irving

Price: $15.95

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons:

Seller ID: 24144

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 527 pages; Sound copy, cello tape to spine View more info

SELECTIONS FROM HUXLEY

By: Cushing John P. [editor]

Price: $15.95

Publisher: May not be noted.:

Seller ID: 7978

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Cushing John P. [Editor] Selections From Huxley Boston Ginn & Co. 1911. VG+/NONE. VG+ HB/No DJ Green cover . This work came from the well known book collection of the Bayard family in Delaware. This family has played a prominent role in American public affairs since the 1600's in Delaware. They are related by marriage to the du Ponts and the Dodd family of Dodd Mead & Company Book Publishers among others. View more info

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SAPPHO

By: Daudet, Alphonse

Price: $15.95

Publisher: NY, J. H. Sears & Co: N.D.

Seller ID: 18724

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Marker ribbon, TEG, dk blue pebble grain synthetic leather on heavy flex-card. Circa 1900-1925 View more info

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THE CRITICAL WORKS OF JOHN DENNIS [CT IN 2 VOLS]

By: Dennis, J. ; edited by E. N. Hooker

Price: $107.96

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins Press.: 1939- 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 34653

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 537; CXLiii, 587 pages; Vol. I. 1692-1711. Vol. II. 1711-1729. These are the first editiona and not the later reprint. Bound in reddish brown cloth with fading to foredeges of covers. Contents clean and VG . A first collection of his critical works [concerning both prose and poetry]. He was an acclaimed critic meriting comments by Pope, Johnson, Wordsworth, Swinburne et al. View more info

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ALTERNATIVE LITERARY PUBLISHING: FIVE MODERN HISTORIES

By: Dennison, Sally

Price: $15.95

Publisher: University of Iowa Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 24190

ISBN: 0877451265

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; 5 b&w illustrations covers t s eliot, virginia woolf, james joyce, anais nin, vladimir nabokov, View more info

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SELECTED ESSAYS OF T.S. ELIOT (NEW EDITION)

By: Eliot, T. S.

Price: $22.46

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & Co: 1950

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 36982

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


No price on DJ. All corners clipped [as issued? ]. View more info

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SELECTED ESSAYS 1917-1932

By: Eliot, T. S.

Price: $44.96

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company: [1932]

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 36985

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Black cloth, gilt printing on spine somewhat faded. Sound copy encompassing important critical works. View more info

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SIGNIFYING NOTHING.

By: G. P. B. (George Perkins Bissell)

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Author: 1938

Seller ID: 24058

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; A rather odd collection of what were apparently excerpts from his letters to the editors of Wall Street Journal, Herald tribune, et al. Signed with the date of his death 1950 (? ) as I said, a bit odd. A fairly political person. ; Signed by Author View more info

THE OPINIONS OF ANATOLE FRANCE

By: Gsell, Paul (Recorded by)

Price: $15.95

Publisher: May not be noted.:

Seller ID: 8216

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Gsell, Paul The Opinions of Anatole France New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1922. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. View more info

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SPIRIT OF DELIGHT

By: Harper, George McLean

Price: $22.35

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 10964

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo; With a paragraph of dedication on front free end paper, signed by author. ; Signed by Author View more info