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Image for <b>  Jonathan Livingston Seagull</b>

Jonathan Livingston Seagull

By: Bach, Richard

Price: $14.94

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1970

Seller ID: 009382

ISBN: 0684846845

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. No flaws to note. Full number line. 8.75 inches tall; 93 pages. 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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Tobacco Road

By: Caldwell, Erskine

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York:, Modern Library / Random House,: 1947.

Edition: First Modern Library printing.

Seller ID: 008061


Tobacco Road is a 1932 novel by Erskine Caldwell about Georgia sharecroppers. It was dramatized for Broadway by Jack Kirkland in 1933, and ran for eight years, an astounding feat for a non-musical, and remains the second-longest running play in Broadway history. A 1941 film version, deliberately played mainly for laughs, was directed by John Ford, and the storyline was considerably altered. The novel itself was included in Life Magazine's list of the 100 outstanding books of 1924–1944. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. D... View more info

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The Hunger Games Trilogy Boxed Set

By: Collins, Suzanne

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York, Scholastic Press: 2010

Seller ID: 010563

ISBN: 0545265355

Condition: Fine


Unread Unopened. Only flaw is a bump to first few pages of Hunger Ganes from poorly putting book back into slipcase in retail store. Collins has joined J. K. Rowling and Stephenie Meyer as a writer of children's books that adults are eager to read. [Bloomberg] 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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Out of Africa.

By: Dinesen, Isak. [Karen Blixen] Introduction: Bernardine Kielty

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York:, The Modern Library,: 1952.<br>

Edition: Modern Library Number 23. <br>

Seller ID: 005239

Condition: 7.25 inches tall. 389 pages.<br>


Out of Africa is a memoir by the Danish author Baroness Karen von Blixen-Finecke. The book, first published in 1937, recounts events of the seventeen years when Blixen made her home in Kenya, then called British East Africa. The book is a lyrical meditation on Blixen’s life on her coffee plantation, as well as a tribute to some of the people who touched her life there. It provides a vivid snapshot of African colonial life in the last decades of the British Empire. Blixen wrote the book in English and then rewrote it in Danish. The book has sometimes been published under the author's pen n... View more info

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Rebecca
[Modern Library #227]

By: Du Maurier, Daphne

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, The Modern Library / Random House,: 1958.<br>

Edition: Modern Library #227.

Seller ID: 008148


Rebecca is a novel by English author Dame Daphne du Maurier. A best-seller, Rebecca sold 2,829,313 copies between its publication in 1938 and 1965, and the book has never gone out of print. The novel is remembered especially for the character Mrs. Danvers, the fictional estate Manderley, and its opening line: Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. moderate handling wear with some fading/spotting to the cloth. Dust Jacket with price of $1.65 is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve with very light wear on t... View more info

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...Madame Bowary.

By: Flaubert, Gustave. [Translated by Francis Steegmuller.]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York:, Random House,: 1957.

Edition: Modern Library Edition.

Seller ID: 004740


Book is unopened unread. Bindings tight and square. Text clean Light shelf wear to lower edges. Dust jacket with price. Has wear with small loss top spine. Spine aged. Blue line lower front. Tape remain lower front. View more info

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... Thunderball

By: Fleming, Ian

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Garden City, New York:, International Collectors Library,: 1961.

Seller ID: 007158


Thunderball is the ninth book in Ian Fleming's James Bond series, and the eighth full-length James Bond novel.The story centres on the theft of two atomic bombs by the crime syndicate SPECTRE and the subsequent attempted blackmail of the Western powers for their return. Thunderball (1965) is the fourth spy film in the James Bond series starring Sean Connery as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. It is an adaptation of the novel of the same name by Ian Fleming, which in turn was based on an original screenplay by Jack Whittingham. It was directed by Terence Young with its screenplay by Richa... View more info

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Pillars of the Earth

By: Follett, Ken

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1989

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010788

ISBN: 0688046592

Condition: Fine


Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. No Flaws to note. First American Edition, First Edition is stated about full number line "1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10". Photo of the author on the back dust jacket with no reviews anywhere on the jacket.Ken Follett is known worldwide as the master of split-second suspense, but his most beloved and bestselling book tells the magnificent tale of a twelfth-century monk driven to do the seemingly impossible: build the greatest Gothic cathedral the world has ever known. View more info

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Snow Falling on Cedars.

By: Guterson, David

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, Harcourt,: 1994.

Seller ID: 001534

ISBN: 0151004439


No flaws or blemishes. Gift Quality. San Piedro Island, north of Puget Sound, is a place so isolated that no one who lives there can afford to make enemies. But in 1954 a local fisherman is found suspiciously drowned, and a Japanese American named Kabuo Miyamoto is charged with his murder. In the course of the ensuing trial, it becomes clear that what is at stake is more than a man's guilt. For on San Piedro, memory grows as thickly as cedar trees and the fields of ripe strawberries - memories of a charmed love affair between a white boy and the Japanese girl who grew up to become Kabuo... View more info

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The Glass Key

By: Hammett , Dashiell

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset and Dunlap: 1931

Edition: Fifth Printing May 1931; [First published in April, 1931].

Seller ID: 010219

Condition: Very Good


Fifth Printing May 1931; [First published in April, 1931]. This is a reprint from the Knopf plates. Still a difficult title to find and in collectible condition. Publisher's green cloth; decorated spine with a key on the front. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Previous owner's inscription on front free endpage. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has a small period trading stamp on upper front flyleaf; moderate wear along edges. Reverse side... View more info

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Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love

By: Hijuelos, Oscar

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, Farrar Straus Giroux.: 1989.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 001279

ISBN: 0374201250


The book is about the lives of two Cuban brothers and musicians, Cesar and Nestor Castillo, who immigrate to the United States and settle in New York City in the early 1950s. The novel won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1990 and is the first novel by a United States-born Hispanic to do so.It was adapted in 1992 into the film The Mambo Kings, starring Armand Assante and Antonio Banderas, and as a musical in 2005. In its theme of the American immigrant experience, [wiki] Near fine book with Near fine dust jacket with price of $18.95 showing. Minimal shelf wear to each. Dust j... View more info

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The Prisoner of Zenda: Being the History of Three Months in the Life of an English Gentleman

By: Hope, Anthony

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Garden City, New York:, International Collectors Library: c1960

Seller ID: 007577


An adventure novel in which the King of Ruritania is drugged on the eve of his coronation and thus is unable to attend the ceremony. Political forces within the realm are such that, in order for the king to retain the crown, his coronation must proceed. Fortuitously, an English gentleman on holiday in Ruritania who resembles the monarch is persuaded to act as his political decoy in an effort to save the unstable political situation of the interregnum.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, minor aging to text-block edges. Minimal handling wear. Includes collector notes. View more info

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...Green Mansions.

By: Hudson, W.H.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Mount Vernon:, Peter Pauper Press,: N.D. c1940.<br>

Seller ID: 004262

Condition: 8vo, pp. [2], 269, [2]. <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 lithographs and each page decorated page number. Bindings tight and square, light handling wear. Spine sun-darkened, as in paste-... View more info

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Lummox

By: Hurst, Fannie

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Harper& Brothers: 1923

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009891

Condition: Very Good


Fannie Hurst (1885 - 1968) was an American novelist and short-story writer whose works were highly popular during the post-World War I era. Her work combined sentimental, romantic themes with social issues of the day, such as women's rights and race relations. She was one of the most widely-read female authors of the 20th century, and for a time in the 1920s she was one of the highest-paid American writers, along with Booth Tarkington. Hurst also actively supported a number of social causes, including feminism, African American equality, and New Deal programs. Lummox details the harsh ... View more info

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The Devils of Loudun

By: Huxley, Aldous

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1952

Seller ID: 009946

Condition: Good


In 1632 an entire convent in the small French village of Loudun was apparently possessed by the devil. After a sensational and celebrated trial, the convent's charismatic priest Urban Grandier accused of spiritually and sexually seducing the nuns in his charge-was convicted of being in league with Satan. Then he was burned at the stake for witchcraft. Basis for Ken Russell's 1971 film adaptation The Devils, the most scandalous scenes of which were cut from the film. Edition: 1952; code K-B. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Previous ow... View more info

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The Golden Bowl (Everyman's Library)

By: James, Henry

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Everyman's Library: 1992

Seller ID: 010255

ISBN: 0679417338

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. The Golden Bowl first published in 1904 is set in England, this complex, intense study of marriage and adultery completes what some critics have called the "major phase" of James' career. The Golden Bowl explores the tangle of interrelationships between a father and daughter and their respective spouses. [wiki] View more info

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Over the Rainbow (Book & Audio CD)

By: Judy Collins; E.Y. Harburg

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Morganville, NY, Imagine Publishing: 2010

Inscription: SIGNED by Judy Collins

Seller ID: 010842

ISBN: 1936140004

Condition: New


SIGNED by Judy Collins with no inscription on Title page.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality; illustrated by Eric Puybaret. Oblong; 11.75 by 10.75 inches. Includes CD with three songs: Over the Rainbow; I See the Moon; and White Coral Bells. Composed and Lyrics by Harold Arlen and E. Y. Harburg and performed by Judy Collins. In this unique offering of a book and CD recorded by Judy Collins, take a magical journey over the rainbow...This classic song has been transformed into a magnificent picture book and CD set. Breathtaking and magical artwork by Eric Puybaret View more info

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The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest.

By: Larsson, Stieg

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Alfred a Knopf Inc.,: 2009.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002659

ISBN: 030726999X


Carefully read, if at all; Minimal shelf wear. First American Edition; First Printing; Full Number Line; Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. View more info