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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

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Kindled By Time; Poems.

By: Kreemer, Irvin C.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New York:, Henry Harrison,: 1946.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 002644


Orange cloth with titles on spine and front, minor hand soiling. Bindings tight and square, text clean, hint of toning. Top edge stained purple, Minimal shelf wear. Dust jacket has light handling wear, small loss lower corner and spine. Protected in clear Mylar sleeve. View more info

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Kinslayer: The Lotus War Book Two
[Steampunk]

By: Kristoff, Jay

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York:, Thomas Dunne Books,: 2013.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008647

ISBN: 1250001412


“Stormdancer is an intoxicating joyride into steampunklandia with a magical dose of mythology, the supernatural, violence, dystopian themes, and a top-notch brassy heroine who rivals Katniss Everdeen of The Hunger Games. Yes, I did say that!” ?Huffington Post 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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An Acceptable Time

By: L'Engle, Madeleine

Price: $16.96

Publisher: New York, Farrar Strass Giroux: 1989

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010221

Condition: Fine


First Edition, First Printing. Near Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket, The only flaw is a bit of age-spotting on textblock edge. Wrap-around Dust Jacket designed by Charles Mikolaycak with a price of $13.95 is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. An Acceptable Time, the final book in Madeleine L'Engle's Time Quintet, the series that began with the Newbery Award winner A Wrinkle in Time. [AZ] View more info

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The Dwarf

By: Lagerkvist, Par; Translated from the Swedish by Alexandra Dick

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, L. B. Fisher Publishing: 1945

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 010118

Condition: Very Good


Pär Fabian Lagerkvist (1891 - 1974) was a Swedish author who received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1951. Lagerkvist wrote poems, plays, novels, stories, and essays of considerable expressive power and influence. One of his central themes was the fundamental question of good and evil. As a moralist, he used religious motifs and figures from the Christian tradition without following the doctrines of the church. [wiki] The Dwarf is considered his most important an... View more info

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Travelling Heroes: In the Epic Age of Homer

By: Lane Fox, Robin

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Knopf,: 2009.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008394

ISBN: 0679444319


“Magnificent...delivered with authority and verve. Learned but never pedantic, [Lane Fox] is an unfailingly incisive, thought-provoking, humane, courteous, and often entertaining guide.” —The Economist Presented as a kind of historical detective story, Travelling Heroes draws upon archaeology, ancient texts, and new discoveries to develop a fresh and provocative thesis: that migrants from in the Greek island of Euboea settled in specific places both in the N... View more info

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Not Without Laughter
[Harlem Renaissance ]

By: Langston Hughes; Forward Dr. Henry Louis Gates

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Westvaco Corporation: 1997

Seller ID: 010278

Condition: Fine


Limited edition of an unspecified number. Black cloth with gilt spine titles to decorated boards with a matching slipcase. No flaws or blemishes to book. Minimal shelf handling for the slipcase. 8vo; 24 cm; 9.5 in. tall. 326 [8] pages. Decorated endpages and a frontispiece. Illustrations after Jacob Lawrence, with color endsheets and color illustrations, are from his migration series. Originally published in 1930; this edition was designed by Karen M. Elder. Not... 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

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The Girl Who Played With Fire: A Novel
[Nordic Noir]

By: Larsson, Stieg

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Alfred a Knopf Inc: 2009

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009697

ISBN: 0307269981

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


First American Edition. 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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Little Stories of Quebec.

By: Le Rossignol, James Edward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cincinnati:, Jennings and Graham ,: 1908

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 004679


Six delightful stories of French Canada. Inscribed by the Author on front free endpage.Dark green illustrated boards with gilt titles, Bindings square and tight. Top edge gilt. Light handling wear. Previous owner’s name on front free endpage. Lavishly illustrated with 6 b/w plates at the beginning of each story and illustrated on every page with Miller's wonderful color illustrations in a series of 4 which repeat. Illustrated with frontispiece b/w ... View more info

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Mystic River

By: Lehane, Dennis

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, William Morrow,: 2001.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008881

ISBN: 0688163165

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Mystic River was made into an American mystery drama film in 2003 directed and scored by Clint Eastwood. It stars Sean Penn, Tim Robbins, Kevin Bacon, Laurence Fishburne, Marcia Gay Harden, and Laura Linney. i> No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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Juggler of Worlds: 200 Years Before the Discovery of the Ringworld

By: Lerner, Edward M.; Niven, Larry

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Tor Books,: 2008.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008676

ISBN: 0765318261<br>


“Niven and Lerner…clearly enjoy revisiting aliens familiar from Niven’s menagerie while spinning an elaborate tale of interplanetary intrigue. Their many fans will, too.”--Booklist No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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Babbitt

By: Lewis, Sinclair

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1922

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009978

Condition: Very Good


First Edition, Second State. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Light sun-fading on the spine. 12mo; 19.5 cm.; 7.5inches tall; 401 pages. Dust Jacket Lacking: The back panel of the dust jacket had an order form for recent Harcourt books. The instructions said to "fill out this order blank and send to your bookseller," which might account for the lack of dust jackets available for this book. First Edition Points... View more info

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In Praise of the Stepmother.

By: Llosa, Mario Vargas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York:, Farrar, Straus & Giroux,: 1990.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 001271

ISBN: 0374175837


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, First Edition; First Printing; Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve.Peruvian writer, politician, journalist, essayist, college professor, and recipient of the 2010 Nobel Prize in Literature. View more info

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The Exploits of Bilge and Ma.

By: Macfarlane, Peter Clark

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Little, Brown, and Company,: 1919.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 002207


Publisher's blue cloth with titles and decorations in black and orange. Spine darkened, some hand-soiling. Bindings tight and square. Light shelf wear. View more info

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The Magic Mountain (Everyman's Library)

By: Mann, Thomas

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York, Everyman's Library: 2005

Seller ID: 010252

ISBN: 1400044219

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. "All the characters in Thomas Mann's masterpiece come considerably closer to speaking English in John E. Woods's version . . . Woods captures perfectly the irony and humor." -New York Times Book Review View more info

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Leaving the Sea: Stories

By: Marcus, Ben

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 2014

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010066

ISBN: 0307379388

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


This second collection from Marcus is a peculiar, funny, original analysis of the human psyche and modern language.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

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The Yearling

By: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1977

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 010113

Condition: Fine


Book is unopened. Bright and clean. Gift Quality. Illustrations in color by N. C. Wyeth. A Limited Edition of an unspecified number. Green leather boards with gilt decorations, 4 raised spine bands. All edges gilt, Silk ribbon place marker. Silk endpages. View more info

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Minnie Maylow's Story - and other Tales & Scenes.

By: MASEFIELD, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York:, The Macmillian Company.: 1931.

Edition: First American edition after British and limited edition<br>

Seller ID: 000070


John Edward Masefield, OM, (1 June 1878 - 12 May 1967) was an English poet and writer, and Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom from 1930 until his death in 1967. He is remembered as the author of the classic children's novels The Midnight Folk and The Box of Delights, and many memorable poems, including "The Everlasting Mercy" and "Sea-Fever". Dark blue cloth covered boards; with stamped gilt titles; deckled fore-edge; bindings square and tight; pages lightly tone... View more info

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The Moon and Sixpence

By: Maugham, W. Somerset

Price: $16.45

Publisher: Garden City, New York, International Collectors Library: 0

Seller ID: 007564

Condition: As New


No date: circa 1960. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. Tight bindings. With collector notes. View more info