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By: Ibsen, Henrik
Publisher: Roslyn, New York:, Blacks' Reader Service,, [No Date: circa 1930]<br>
Beige leatherette binding with spine decoration, titles in gilt, top edge gilt. Decorated endpapers. Red silk ribbon marker. 595 pp. in double-column format. No Flaws or Blemishes but small ink spot and bump on front; Still Gift Quality. Henrik Johan Ibsen was a major 19th-century Norwegian playwright, theatre director, and poet. He is often referred to as "the father of realism" and is one of the founders of Modernism in theatre. View more info
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA:, The Franklin Library,, 1985<br>
Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, known by his stage name Molière was a French playwright and actor who is considered to be one of the greatest masters of comedy in Western literature. This edition contains: The School for Husbands; The School for Wives; The Misanthrope; The Imaginary Invalid; The Would-Be Gentleman; The Miser; and Taruffe or, The Impostor. He wrote in the 17th century.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Leatherette. View more info
Publisher: New York:, Westvaco Corporation,, 1969.<br>
Edition: First Edition – First Printing. Thus<br>
Joshua Slocum was the first person to sail single-handed around the world. Unlike today's solo around the world sailors Slocum was not a yachtsman, but had been variously skipper and owner-skipper of large sailing trading ships that plied the oceans of the world. His voyages included many across the Atlantic Ocean and several to the Pacific, including trading ventures to China, Japan and the Pacific Islands.Book appears new with slight retail wear. Slip case shows ... View more info
By: Sabuda, Robert
Publisher: New York:, Orchard Books,, 1994.<br>
Edition: First Edition - Second Printing.<br>
Robert Sabuda is a leading children's pop-up book artist and paper engineer. His books, have been well received and critically acclaimed. Twenty-six intricate paper fold-outs, in pastel cards mounted in a red hardcover binding, Minimal handling, most "letters" have never been opened. Still Giftable. This TRUE First Edition - Second Printing predates the limited edition of 1996 and later Scholastic printing. Each letter of the alphabet has its own pop-up; each... View more info
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA:, The Franklin Library,, 1982.<br>
Confessions is the name of an autobiographical work, consisting of 13 books, by St. Augustine of Hippo, written in Latin between AD 397 and 400. Modern English translations of it are sometimes published under the title The Confessions of St. Augustine in order to distinguish the book from other books with similar titlesThe work outlines St. Augustine's sinful youth and his conversion to Christianity. It is widely seen as the first Western autobiography ever written... View more info
Publisher: Avon, Connecticut:, Heritage Press,, 1972.
Book is unread, no flaws but some Small chips to front edge, some age spotting to front board. Slipcase has minimal handling wear. Includes the Sandglass collector notes. View more info
Publisher: Norwalk, Conn:, Easton Press,, 2000.<br>
Robert Penn Warren was an American poet, novelist, and literary critic and was one of the founders of New Criticism. He received the 1947 Pulitzer Prize for the Novel for his novel All the King's Men (1946) and the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1958 and 1979. He is the only person to have won Pulitzer Prizes for both fiction and poetry. The 1949 version won the Academy Award for Best Picture. It is rated as the 36th greatest novel of the 20th century by Modern ... View more info
Publisher: Norwalk Connecticut:, Heritage Press,, 1955.
Blue boards and spine are covered with a blue patterned cloth; on the spine is a burgundy-red panel stamped with the title in gold leaf; Paper for this book, was made by the Chillicothe Paper Co.Book is fine, unopened unread no flaws but gentle sun-fading to spine; slip case is cream colored intact with some age spotting to extremities.Includes the Sandglass brochure. View more info
By: HUDSON, W.H.
Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut:, Heritage Press,, 1972.
Light green decorated cloth-backed paper-covered boards, light green paper-covered slipcase; Bindings square and tight. Foxing to slipcase and edges of textblock. Includes Sunglass Notes. W. H. Hudson was an author, naturalist, and ornithologist. Hudson's best known novel is Green Mansions (1904).Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest is an exotic romance traveler to the Guyana jungle of southeastern Venezuela and his encounter with a forest dwelling g... View more info
By: Hudson, W.H.
Publisher: Mount Vernon:, Peter Pauper Press,, N.D. c1940.<br>
William Henry Hudson (1841 - 1922) was an author, naturalist, and ornithologist. Hudson's best known novel is Green Mansions (1904).Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest is an exotic romance of a traveler to the Guyana jungle of southeastern Venezuela and his encounter with a forest dwelling girl named Rima. Light green decorated cloth-backed paper-covered boards, printed paper spine label, light green paper-covered slipcase; full page lithograph... View more info
Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut:, Easton Press, 1997.<br>
Edition: Collector's Edition.<br>
Queen's Own is the first trilogy of Heralds of Valdemar. Includes three novels: Arrows of the Queen; Arrow's Flight; and Arrow's Fall. These center on the character Talia, who from the moment of being Chosen by her Companion Rolan becomes the very special and hard-working Queen's Own Herald.Unread, Unopened. Minor shelf handling, minor rubs to boards of volume 2. Includes collector notes. View more info
Publisher: Pennsylvania:, Franklin Library,, 1985<br>
Edition: Limited Edition.
Limited Edition of an unspecified number. Unopened, Tight and clean. Hint of shelf handling. Still, Gift Quality. Pulitzer Prize–winning masterpiece (19480 that inspired a Broadway classic and launched the career of James A. Michener, one of America’s most beloved storytellers.Full page color paintings and lime ribbon place marker; plush forest green leather cover with stamped genuine gold leaf decorations and lettering; luminous lime grosgrain endpapers; clea... View more info
Publisher: London:, Privately Printed for Members of the Society of Bibliophiles,, 1901
Edition: Copy 'H' of 26 lettered copies, the St. Mark's Edition, printed on Japanese Vellum paper.
Original red half morocco and marbled boards, Spines titles/decorated in gilt, All edges gilt. ---- Includes "The Facetious Nights of Straporola" and "The Pecorone of Ser Giovanni". I: 'The Facetious Nights of Straporola' xii, 402 pages. II: 'The Facetious Nights of Straporola' (376 pages. III: 'The Facetious Nights of Straparola' 404 pages. IV: 'The Facetious Nights of Straparola' 318 pages. V: 'The Pecorone of Ser Giovanni' xi, 278 pages. VI: 'The Pecorone of... View more info