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Image for ...<b>  The Works of Henrik Ibsen: One Volume Edition</b><br>

... The Works of Henrik Ibsen: One Volume Edition

By: Ibsen, Henrik

Price: $29.95

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

Image for ...<b> Moliere Comedies </b><br>

... Moliere Comedies

By: Translation of Donald M. Frame

Price: $19.95

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

Image for ...<b> Sailing Around the World 1895-1898 </b><br>

... Sailing Around the World 1895-1898

By: Slocum, Captain Joseph

Price: $39.95

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

Image for ...<b> The Christmas Alphabet </b><br>

... The Christmas Alphabet

By: Sabuda, Robert

Price: $45.00

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

Image for ...<b> The Confessions of Saint Augustine </b><br>

... The Confessions of Saint Augustine

By: Translation of Edward Bouverie Pusey

Price: $19.95

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

Image for ...<b>Ah, Wilderness!</b>

...Ah, Wilderness!

By: O'Neill, Eugene; Introduction by Walter Kerr.

Price: $10.00

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

Image for ...<b>All the Kings Men  </b><br>

...All the Kings Men

By: Warren, Robert Penn

Price: $75.00

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

Image for ...<b>Barchester Towers</b>

...Barchester Towers

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York:, The Heritage Press,, 1958.


A near fine copy in a slip case with only a hint of wear. Includes Sandglass notes. View more info

Image for ...<b>Camille La Dame Aux Camellis</b>

...Camille La Dame Aux Camellis

By: Dumas, Alexandre Dumas

Price: $15.00

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

Image for ...<b>Candide or Optimism.</b>

...Candide or Optimism.

By: VOLAIRE

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut:, Heritage Press,, [no date c 1950].


Giftable. Book is unread without flaw, slipcase has minimal handling. Sandglass collector notes included. Translation: Richard Aldington, Introduction: Paul Morland. View more info

Image for ...<b>Green Mansions.</b>

...Green Mansions.

By: HUDSON, W.H.

Price: $10.00

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

Image for ...<b>Green Mansions.</b><br>

...Green Mansions.

By: Hudson, W.H.

Price: $24.95

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

Image for ...<b>History of New York (Dietrich Knickerbocker's)</b>

...History of New York (Dietrich Knickerbocker's)

By: IRVING, Washington

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York:, The Heritage Press,, 1940.


Golden cloth covered boards titles in gilt in blue box, edges stained blue in slipcase. Book has not been opened or read. Slipcase has usual fading and some wear to edges. View more info

Image for ...<b>Mrs. Seely's Cook-Book: A Manual of French and American Cookery with Chapters on Domestic Servants, Their Rights and Duties, and Many Other Details of Household Management  </b><br>

...Mrs. Seely's Cook-Book: A Manual of French and American Cookery with Chapters on Domestic Servants, Their Rights and Duties, and Many Other Details of Household Management

By: Seely, Lida

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama:, Oxmoore House,, 1984

Edition: Reprint of 1902 Edition with a New Introduction.


Mrs. Lida Seely was more than a cook-book author. She ran an employment agency that provided staff for most of the wealthy families of New York. She trained not only young men and women to work in large homes but she later imparted her rules and regulations to the public at large. If you were unclear of the actual duties of a "Fourth -Man" Mrs. Seely would be able to explain exactly what you would need him to do. [CBD] No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality.... View more info

Image for ...<b>Queen's Own [Two volumes - Complete]  </b><br>

...Queen's Own [Two volumes - Complete]

By: [Heralds of Valdemar] Lackey, Mercedes

Price: $100.00

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