Category: Fiction


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(Two Titles) The American Claimant; together with The 1,000,000 Bank-Note.

By: Twain, Mark.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: N.Y., Charles L. Webster, 1892, 1893

Edition: 1st Edition

227 pp., 8 p. ads; 8vo; olive green cloth lettered in gilt with cover illustrations in black. 260 pp., 9 p. ads; 8vo; tan cloth lettered in gilt & brown; decorative cover illustration in gilt, brown and black. Both volumes with frontis and text illustrations by Dan Beard. Both volumes with small price in ink top leading corner front endpapers. Both volumes with rubbing at edges and bumped corners; some smudging to front endpapers. Bank-Note with one spot foxing or stain... View more info

a Single Pilgrim.

By: Lewis, Norman.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Rinehart & Co., 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

8vo; cloth; moderate even tanning to pages at margins; in price-clipped dust jacket with half-inch closed tear top front edge; nick and light soil white back panel.A novel of conflict and change in Siam. View more info

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A Star in the Wind.

By: Nathan, Robert.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Knopf, 1962

Edition: First Edition

8vo; cloth, in pictorial dust jacket. Jacket with moderate tanning & foxing to white back panel. View more info

Action and Passion.

By: Wren, P. C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1933

Edition: First American Edition

8vo; gilt stamped red cloth in color illustrated dust jacket. Jacket is from a later reprint with imprint on spine of A. L. Burt & Co. Jacket with 1.5" closed tear at top spine front corner, mild wear to corners, spine darkened. There happens to be a curious second jacket inside the Burt jacket, brown paper printed in red, "From the Library of The Euclid Book Company, 1879 Euclid Avenue, AShberry 7952." The back of the jacket is printed: "The best books o... View more info

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Adam Bede [ A volume from the Foleshill Edition].

By: Eliot, George.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, 1900

Edition: Foleshill Edition

8vo; blue half-morrocco and marbled paper over boards; spines lettered & decorated in gilt; raised bands forming six panels; two red leather spine labels. Engraved frontis illustration. Spine faded to a green tint; joints & foredge leather rubbed; light rubbing to spines here and there, mainly at ends or the raised bands. Binding very solid with clean interior. View more info

Alice's Adventures Underground. After Lewis Carroll's original manuscript which later became, Alice in Wonderland

By: Carroll, Lewis.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Panda Prints, no date (c. 1951)

Edition: Facsimile

Reproducing the manuscript; 90 pp.; 12mo; illustrated paper over boards; photograph of Alice Liddell at the end. View more info

An Unfortunate Woman, A Journey.

By: Brautigan, Richard.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, 2000

Edition: Advance Uncorrected Proofs

110 pp.; 8vo; glossy red & white wraps.Completed prior to his 1984 suicide, the author's last unpublished novel. View more info

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April's Sowing.

By: Hall, Gertrude.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.Y., McClure Phillips & Co., 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscribed by the author on front endpaper. 283 pp., frontis illus.; 8vo; light green cloth, front cover & spine lettered in gilt, with dark green & yellow floral decoration; top edge gilt. Corner tips bumped and lightly rubbed; foxing to rear endpaper & pastedown; occasional spots of foxing on text pages, most on margins. A fairly bright copy. View more info

Burro Alley.

By: Corle, Edwin.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Random House, [1938]

Edition: First Edition

8vo; cloth, paper spine label; without dust jacket.Lawrence Clark Powell, Heart of the Southwest , #27. View more info

By the Sea, By the Sea . . .

By: Albee, George Sumner.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y., Simon & Schuster, 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

8vo; cloth in illustrated white jacket with light soil, minor wear at top corners. View more info

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Charlie Six.

By: Key, Brixton.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, poppynoir, 2011

Edition: First Edition

361 pp., 8vo; pictorial wrappers. Inscribed by the author.Coming of age novel of gangster life circa 1960's London, replete with enough beautiful Bleak House, Islesworth hermetic street lingo to take care of yer foreign language reqirements for a year. View more info

Chloe Marr.

By: Milne, A. A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Dutton, 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

8vo; gray cloth with light tanning to endpapers; in yellow jacket with moderate wear & soil. View more info

Dangerous Angel.

By: Kelland, Clarence Budington.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harper & Bros., 1954

Edition: First Edition

250 pp.; 8vo; cloth in pictorial dust jacket. Bookplate on front endpaper; what appears to be faint tanning or adhesive stain through paper at gutter between front pastedown and endpaper. Very light wear to jacket at edges. A roaring story of San Francisco in its most lavish era. View more info

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Death in April.

By: Greeley, Andrew.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., St. Louis, McGraw-Hill, [1980]

Edition: First Edition

8vo; black cloth over green boards, in blue & green pictorial jacket. Scattered specs of foxing top edge. View more info

Description of a Struggle.

By: Kafka, Franz.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y., Schocken Books, 1958

Edition: First Edition Thus

241 pp.; 8vo; green cloth in black dust jacket with a few short superficial scrapes to top leading corner of jacket. "The stories in this volume are presented for the first time in English. The title story which Kafka wrote at the age of twenty, is the only complete piece from his early period. For a long time considered lost, it turned up in Max Brod's library . . . " (from the Publisher's Note). View more info