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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... 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 ou... View more info

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The Pagan Lord

By: Cornwell, Bernard

Price: $34.95

Publisher: London:, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 2013

Edition: First Edition – First Printing. [UK]

Seller ID: 006994

ISBN: 0007331908


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 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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Death of Kings

By: Cornwell, Bernard

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Harper Collins Publishers: 2012

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. UK

Seller ID: 009393

ISBN: 0061969656

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Death of Kings is a harrowing story of the power of tribal commitment and the dilemma of divided loyalties. This is the making of England magnificently brought to life by "the best historical novelist writing today" (Vince Flynn). First Edition, First Printing. - UK Edition. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 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. B... 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 fadi... 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 i... View more info

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The Forsyte Chronicles: The Forsyte Chronicles and A Modern Comedy,

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York:, Charles Scribner's Sons,: 1961.<br>

Edition: Book Club Edition.

Seller ID: 002883


Chronicles the lives of a middle-class English family whose values are constantly at war with its passions and love affairs. Each volume contains three full-length novels. The Forsyte Saga contains The Man of Property, In Chancery, and To Let. It is bound in red decorative cloth. Contains double page family tree after title page. A Modern Comedy contains The Silver Spoon, The White Monkey, and Swan Song. It is bound in decorative dark blue cloth. The box has ph... View more info

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Brighton Rock

By: Greene, Graham

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1981

Seller ID: 009957

ISBN: 0670191531

Condition: Near Fine


Brighton Rock is a novel by Graham Greene, published in 1938 and later adapted for film in 1947 and 2010. The novel is a murder thriller set in 1930s Brighton. The title refers to a confectionery traditionally sold at seaside resorts, which in the novel is used as a metaphor for the weapon used to kill Hale (Fred). There are links between this novel and Greene's earlier novel A Gun for Sale (1936), because Raven's murder of the gang boss Kite, mentioned in A Gun... 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 o... 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 c... View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York:, Scribner,: 1940.

Edition: Early reprint of First Edition.

Seller ID: 008992


Hemingway's classic powerful novel of the Spanish Civil War. It tells the story of Robert Jordan, a young American in the International Brigades attached to a republican guerrilla unit. As a dynamiter, he is assigned to blow up a bridge during an attack on the city of Segovia. >Also a 1943 American war film produced and directed by Sam Wood and starring Gary Cooper, Ingrid Bergman, Akim Tamiroff, and Joseph Calleia. >Blue cloth. Bindings square and... 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... 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 t... 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 lithograph... 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 num... 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. View more info