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Image for <b>Leif the Lucky: A Romantic Saga of the Sons of Erik the Red  </b>

Leif the Lucky: A Romantic Saga of the Sons of Erik the Red

By: Hough , Clara Sharpe

Price: $325.00

Publisher: New York, Century Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 009623

Condition: Very Good


Clara Sharpe Hough (1893 - ?) was a newspaperwoman who, with her husband Charles Hough, owned the Falmouth Enterprise (MA) newspaper for many years. She was also an author of fiction books.In this work of historical fiction, she draws from the adventure and romance of the Old Norse Sagas, specifically the Saga of Erik the Red and the Greenlander Saga. It tells the story of Leif, Erik's son, who embarks with hi... View more info

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Chronicles of Fairy Land

By: Hume, Fergus

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & London, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1911

Seller ID: 010199

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition, Thus. A very handsome collectible copy. No flaws to note. 8 Color Illustrations by Maria L. Kirk; and in the text by M. Dunlop. Contains the original fairy tales of King Oberon's Library and The Enchanted Forest. Publisher's red cloth with stamped decorations and titles in gilt, white and black. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. 8vo; 8 inches tall; 20.5 cm; 191 pages with decorated end pages. Top... View more info

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One, Two, Buckle My Shoe.

By: Hunter, Jessie

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Simon & Schuster,: 1997.

Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Full Number Line;

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001169

ISBN: 0684831708


SIGNED by the Author; No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. 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 Genius and the Goddess

By: Huxley, Aldous

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York:, Harper and Brothers,: 1943.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. [American]

Seller ID: 009049


The Genius and the Goddess is the story of a brilliant physicist, his beautiful wife, and the young man who tears their world apart. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket with price of $ 2.75 is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve, has light handling with a sun-faded spine and the white of the rear panel is toned. View more info

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The Genius and the Goddess

By: Huxley, Aldous

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1955

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009872

Condition: Very Good


The Genius and the Goddess is the story of a brilliant physicist, his beautiful wife, and the young man who tears their world apart. Huxley portrays various aspects of his ideology about subjects such as God, sex, history, literature, intellect and death.First Edition, First Printing. Very Good in a Good Dust Jacket. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Previous owner's name on front free endpage. Dust Jacket with pr... 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

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Brief Candles

By: Huxley, Aldous

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Doran: 1920

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. [American]

Seller ID: 010034

Condition: Very Good


This collection of Huxley stories contains 'After the Fireworks' which is the length of a short novel and deals with the predicament of a well-known writer who finds himself approached as an older man, by an importunate female admirer who aspires at all costs to be his mistress. Three more stories - 'Chawdron', ' The Rest Cure' and 'The Claxtons' complete the volume. Green cloth, stamped titles in gilt, Spine sun-faded. Bindings tight and square. Text c... 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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Depth of Winter: A Longmire Mystery

By: Johnson, Craig

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2018

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010512

ISBN: 0525522476

Condition: New


Crack dialogue, smart humor, mystical realism, a strong sense of place and colorful, complex characters. [Shelf Awareness]No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. View more info

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Not So Easy.

By: Jordon, Humfrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London:, Holder & Stoughton,: 1962.

Edition: First Edition - First Printing.

Seller ID: 002394


Blue cloth patterned boards with stamped gilt spine titles. Bindings square and tight. Minimal shelf wear. Clean text. Hint of an eraser front free endpage. Dust jacket with price in protective Mylar sleeve. Light wear, small scuff at crown of spine. Minor darkening to white of rear panel. Humfrey Jordon born in the late 19th century began his lifelong interest in boats at age 8. Participating in both World Wars and a lifetime of sailing in Southern England, E... View more info

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Finished with Engines.

By: Jordon, Humfrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London:, Holder & Stoughton,: 1961.

Edition: First Edition - First Printing

Seller ID: 002395


Blue cloth patterned boards with stamped gilt spine titles. Bindings square and tight. Minimal shelf wear. Clean text. Foxing to half-title page. Dust jacket price-clipped in protective Mylar sleeve. Light wear, Minor darkening to white of rear panel. Photos show reflections from clear Mylar protective Dust-jacket cover. Humfrey Jordon born in the late 19th century began his lifelong interest in boats at age 8. Participating in both World Wars and a lifetime o... View more info

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Broken Link Holds.

By: Jordon, Humfrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London:, Holder & Stoughton,: 1960.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 002396


Green cloth patterned boards with stamped gilt spine titles. Bindings square and tight. Minimal shelf wear. Clean text. Minor bump to top spine. Dust jacket with price in protective Mylar sleeve. Light wear, Minor darkening to white of rear panel. Designed by Leslie Wood.Humfrey Jordon born in the late 19th century began his lifelong interest in boats at age 8. Participating in both World Wars and a lifetime of sailing in Southern England, Europe, Africa an... View more info

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Spoiling For Mischief.

By: Jordon, Humfrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London:, Holder & Stoughton,: 1958.

Edition: First Edition - First Printing

Seller ID: 002397


Green cloth patterned boards with stamped gilt spine titles. Bindings square and tight. Minimal shelf wear. Clean text. Minor bump to top spine. Dust jacket with price in protective Mylar sleeve. Light wear, Minor darkening to white of rear panel. Some soiling notable a mark of tape residue. Humfrey Jordon born in the late 19th century began his lifelong interest in boats at age 8. Participating in both World Wars and a lifetime of sailing in Southern England,... View more info

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The Good German: A Novel

By: Kanon, Joseph

Price: $16.45

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 008785

ISBN: 0805064222

Condition: Near Fine


SIGNED by Author on title page. No flaws or blemishes but for the unfortunate remainder mark on top edge. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. -------------- ". . . thoroughly captivating, a novel that brings to life the ambiguities at the heart of our country's moral legacy." -- NY Times Book Review. View more info

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The Illiterati. Number 5
[Beat Generation]

By: Kermit Sheets; Kemper Nomland [editors]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Pasadena, Calif, Untide Press: 1948

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010533

Condition: Very Good


Published by the Untide Press, No. 5 (1948), 28 pages in stapled illustrated lapped wraps [cover art by Lee Mullican]; Illustrated with color prints. First Edition, First Printing. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. The Illiterati, periodical was published between 1943 and 1955. Each of 5 issues was artistically produced with art and poetry. Louis Kermit Sheets (1915 - 2006) was an actor, director, playwright and an artistic partner with poet ... View more info

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Doctor Sax: Faust Part Three

By: Kerouac, Jack

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010476

Condition: Fine


Evergreen Original E-160. First Edition, First Printing in wraps. The soft cover edition was issued simultaneously with the first hard cover edition A very nice copy in wrappers. Spine not cracked. About fine, light rubbing at extremities. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Minimal handling wear. Publisher's paper wrappers, lettered in red, gray, and white over black. 8 inches tall; 245 pages. Kerouac wrote Doctor Sax in 1952 while living with William... View more info

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Midnight Guardians
[Florida Mystery]

By: King, Jonathan

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Open Road: 2010

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 010514

ISBN: 1453211403

Condition: New


SIGNED by the Author above his name on the title page. In this sixth Max Freeman a thriller a case of Medicare fraud leads a Florida PI into much darker territory in this crime novel by an Edgar Award winner. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Hardcover in Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. View more info

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Desperation

By: King, Stephen

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1996

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010588

ISBN: 0670868361

Condition: Fine


First Edition, First Printing. 0996 bottom inside front Dust Jacket flap; Full Number Line. Jacket art by Mark Ryden. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Fine in a Fine Dust JacketNo Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for <b> Westward Ho. Or, the voyages and adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, Knight, of Burrough, in the County of Devon, in the reign of Her Most Glorious Majesty Queen Elizabeth. Rendered into modern English.<br>  </b>[N. C. Wyeth]

Westward Ho. Or, the voyages and adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, Knight, of Burrough, in the County of Devon, in the reign of Her Most Glorious Majesty Queen Elizabeth. Rendered into modern English.
[N. C. Wyeth]

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1947

Seller ID: 005745


Westward Ho! was originally planned as a patriotic tale about the defeat of the Spanish Armada at a time when Napoleon III's anti-English posturing was alarming many of Kingsley's countrymen. By the time of publication, the Crimean War had switched public angst towards Russia, but it remained just as timely and the novel's nostalgic and rose-tinted look at the Elizabethan golden age struck a chord with its Victorian readership. Green cloth covered boards with ... View more info