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Toward The Morning

By: Allen, Hervey

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London:, William Heinemann,: 1949.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 003414

Condition: 8vo; 429 pages. <br>


Historical novel about Scottish settlers in America. The third part of the trilogy: The Disinherited. Bindings square and tight. Light handling wear. Faint water ring on front. Dust jacket with price in protective Mylar, has small loss lower front. Some edge wear and rear has soiling. Reinforcement repair on inside of jacket . View more info

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The Spoilers

By: Beach, Rex E.

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York:, Harper & Brothers,: 1906.

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 005969

Condition: Near FIne In Custom Box.


SIGNED with an inscription by Beach on the front free endpaper. Original pictorial blue-green cloth. Very good in slightly soiled Custom chemise and slipcase. Laid-in Promotional Harper bookmark with photo of Rex Beech.Laid-in photocopy of Author’s obituary. The author's first and best known work. Basis for movies filmed in 1914, 1923, 1930 and 1942 with Marlene Dietrich, Randolph Scott and John Wayne; lastly in 1955 with Jeff Chandler and Anne Baxter. Binding square and tight. Text clean; hint of toning to text. Light shelf handling to lower corners; spin... View more info

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Swords In The Dawn: The Story of the First Englishmen

By: Beaty, John

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York and Toronto, Longmans, Green and CO: 1937

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010823

Condition: Very Good


A saga-ish tale of the forerunners of the English -- account of Danes and Frisians -- of enmity during enforced stay of Danes among the Frisians -- of the aid given the English by the Danes -- of the winning of the maid our hero loves -- of the founding of the kingdom of the North Sea Peoples in Britain. Recreation from scanty material of customs, clothing, life and times -- date about 448 A. D. [Kirkus]First Edition, First Printing. Illustrations and dust jacket by Henry C. Pitz. Orange cloth covered boards with black titles and decoration. Bindings square and tight. Text clean with to... View more info

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Kai Lung's Golden Hours.

By: Braham, Ernest [Pseudonym of Ernest Bramah Smith] Preface by Hilaire Belloc.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York:, George H. Doran Company,: 1923

Edition: First American Edition – First Printing

Seller ID: 005176


A collection of Chinese tales of Kai Lung, vagabond, philosopher and prince of story tellers. Paste on colored prints over orange boards. Bindings square. Wear to edges Spine tips pushed with small breaks. Title label rubbed. Rough cut text-block. 8 inches tall. 333 pages. View more info

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Babel Tower

By: Byatt, A. S.

Price: $16.07

Publisher: New York, Random House Publishing Group: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003113

ISBN: 0679405135

Condition: Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, First Edition; First Printing; Full Number Line; Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. Photos show reflections from clear Mylar protective Dust-jacket cover. View more info

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...Messer Marco Polo

By: Byrne, Donn

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York:, The Century Company,: 1921.<P>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. [BAL 2291].<br>

Seller ID: 007409

Condition: 8vo; <i-viii>, <1>-147; 2 blank leaves.<br>


Romantic fiction about travels of Marco Polo. Custom chemise and morocco-backed slipcase with five raised bands and stamped gilt titles and decorations. Bindings firm and square. Minor looseness top front hinge. Text clean, light even toning. (older bookseller notes in pencil on front-free endpage) Moderate handling wear. Donn Byrne was an Irish novelist. Educated at University College, Dublin, where he studied under Douglas Hyde, the famous Gaelic scholar. Byrne was firmly of the neo-Romantic view of the mythical and pastoral beauty of Irish history. His writing haun... View more info

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Horn of Africa: A Novel

By: Caputo, Philip

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Holt Rinehart & Winston: 1980

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009877

ISBN: 0030421365

Condition: Fine


First Edition, First Printing. Fine in a Very Good Dust Jacket that has wear top spine. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Set in the forsaken yet exotic deserts of Ethiopia, Horn of Africa is a vividly detailed and masterfully plotted novel chronicling a broken man’s struggle for salvation and inner freedom in the midst of a broken nation’s fight for stability and peace. View more info

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Parrot and Olivier in America.

By: Carey, Peter

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Alfred a Knopf Inc.,: 2010.

Edition: First Edition; First Printing;

Seller ID: 002386

ISBN: 0307592626


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. National Book Award Finalist. View more info

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Song of Slaves in the Desert

By: Cheuse, Alan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Illinois:, Sourcebooks,: 2011.

Edition: First Edition - First Printing.

Inscription: <b>SIGNED by the Author. </b>

Seller ID: 000470

ISBN: 1402242999

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Nathaniel Pereira, son of a New York Jewish merchant, gets dispatched to revive an uncle's South Carolina plantation, but his story is derailed by the interspersed accounts of several generations of women driven from slavery in Timbuktu to bondage in the United States. Golden-tan cloth covered boards with black spine titles. No flaws or blemishes, Gift quality. View more info

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Stonehenge: 2000 B.C.-- A Novel

By: Cornwell, Bernard

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Harper: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009396

ISBN: 0060197005

Condition: Near Fine


From New York Times bestselling author Bernard Cornwell, the tale of three brothers and of their rivalry that created the mysterious Stonehenge. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. No flaws to note. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. First Edition, First Printing. - American. View more info

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The Winter King
(The Arthur Books #1)

By: Cornwell, Bernard

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, St Martins Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009397

ISBN: 0312144474

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


First Edition, First Printing. - American. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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The Pagan Lord: A Novel (Saxon Tales)

By: Cornwell, Bernard

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Harper: 2014

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 011428

ISBN: 0061969702

Condition: Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. Unread. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. First Edition, First Printing. [American] The seventh installment of Bernard Cornwell's bestselling series chronicling the epic saga of the making of England, like Game of Thrones, but real (The Observer, London) the basis for The Last Kingdom, the hit BBC America television series. View more info

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Little Cuba Libre

By: Duggan, Janie Prichard

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown and Company: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011163

Condition: Near Fine


The story of a little girl and her part in the revolt against Spain. Illustrated with four rather nice monochromatic b/w plates by Nana French Bickford. First Edition, First Printing. 12mo. 7.5 inches tall; 282 pages. Pictorial tan cloth stamped in blue and green, Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear; gift inscription on front free endpaper. View more info

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The Knight of Maison-Rouge: A Novel of Marie Antoinette (Modern Library)

By: Dumas, Alexandre; Julie Rose (Translator); Lorenzo Carcaterra (Introduction)

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Modern Library [Random House]: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011114

ISBN: 0679642986

Condition: New


A major new translation of a classic. Dumas seduces, fascinates, entertains, and instructs. His works are so diverse, so varied, so alive, so charming, so powerful; they radiate that light that is so peculiar to France. [Victor Hugo]No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing [Modern Library] View more info

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Two O'Clock, Eastern Wartime

By: Dunning, John

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009395

ISBN: 0743201957

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Several times in his writing career, Dunning (The Bookman's Wake) has used his personal passions and interests as settings for his thrille: Horse racing, book collecting, the city of Denver. This time he dials up the rhythms of 1940s classic radio (which he profiled in the nonfiction Tune In Yesterday).First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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The Boyds of Black River.

By: Edmonds, Walter D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York:, Dodd Mead & Company,: 1953.

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 000873


Green cloth covered boards. Light shelf wear, bindings tight, light toning to text. Dust jacket darkened to inside with light shelf wear, protected in Mylar sleeve. View more info

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...The Sky and the Forest

By: Forester, C. S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston:, Little Brown,: 1948

Edition: Book Club Edition.

Seller ID: 005177


Bindings square and tight. Text clean, hint of toning. Light/minimal shelf wear. Dust jacket chipped with small loss corners in a new Mylar sleeve.A story of a god who becomes a man. View more info

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...A Knight of the Cumberland and Hell-Fer-Spartain.

By: Fox, John Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York:, Grosset & Dunlap,: 1906.

Edition: Reprint Edition.

Seller ID: 003170


Red cloth covered boards with full color paste-on. Titles stamped in black. Some bio-predation to cloth. Bindings square and tight. Text clean, minimal toning. Moderate wear with rubbed lower spine tip. Dust jacket in a clear new Mylar sleeve has toning with a triangle loss front lower corner. 7.5 inches tall. 273 pages with publisher's advertisements. View more info

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Flashman in the Great Game
[Espionage; Great Game - Fiction]

By: Fraser, George Macdonald

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York:, Alfred A. Knopf,: 1975.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 008486


Fifth volume in the Flashman series; set during the Indian Sepoy Mutiny, in which Harry suffers an unusual bout of heroism and is awarded the Victoria Cross!Flashman “…a scoundrel, a liar, a cheat, a thief, a coward ---and oh, yes a toady.”Flashman enters the Great Game of espionage traveling ‘as ghastly a road as any living man traveled in my time.” From Balmoral castle to the Indian Mutiny and the besieged garrison at Cawnpore. [Firsts: Feb 1992 pp20-24].No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Bindings tight and square. Previous owner's embossed seal on t... View more info

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Sign of the Golden Grasshopper

By: Gresham, Perry Epler ; Jose, Carol

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Illinois, Jameson Books Inc.: 1995

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 010433

ISBN: 0915463717

Condition: New


Inscribed by author Carol Jose. Gift Quality. Written in the form of a novel, this enchanting biography of one of the great men of history -- Sir Thomas Gresham. Financial advisor to four Tudor monarchs, he was indispensable to the rise of England under Queen Elizabeth into a dominant world power. View more info