Literature

  • Lord Of The Rings, The

    by J. R. R. Tolkien

    $979.95 Lord Of The Rings, The (1966) J. R. R. Tolkien The Fellowship Of The Ring, 1966 - J.r.r. Tolkien – Dj Allen & Unwin, 1966. Second Edition. First Printing. Fine Condition With Rare Original Dust Jacket In Very Good Condition, Price Clipped In Protective Cover. An Excellent Collector Copy. 424 ...
  • The Invisible Man : A Grotesque Romance

    by H.g. Wells

    $1,349.95 The Invisible Man : A Grotesque Romance (1897) H.g. Wells C. Arthur Pearson Ltd., 1897. First Edition, First Printing. (includes Points Of First Issue – First Page Numbered 2 Plus Single Page Of Advertisements At Rear Printed On Both Sides.) Recently Rebound In Full Leather With Spine Bands And Gilt ...
  • Hemingway’s Chair

    by Michael Palin

    $24.95 Hemingway’s Chair (1999) Michael Palin St. Martin’s Griffin, 1999. First Edition, First Printing With Full Number Line. Soft Cover. Excellent Condition, Illustrated Wraps, One Bump On Edge On Rear. Martin Sproale Is A Mild-mannered Assistant Postmaster Who Lives With His Mother, Has ...
  • Grapes Of Wrath, The

    by John Steinbeck

    $679.95 Grapes Of Wrath, The (1939) John Steinbeck Heinemann, 1939. First Edition, First Printing. Very Good Condition, Original Green Cloth Covered Boards, Faded With Wear At Spine Ends, Gilt Titles On Spine A Bit Faded. Former Owner Stamps Front And Back End Papers (and Inexplicably Atop Page 75) ...
  • Gentleman’s Agreement

    by Laura Hobson

    $79.95 Gentleman’s Agreement (1947) Laura Hobson Simon And Schuster, 1947. Very Good Condition, Tan Cloth Boards With Green Lettering. A Pioneering Novel About Anti-semitism In America And Basis For The Elia Kazan - Directed Film Featuring Gregory Peck, Dorothy Mcguire, John Garfield, Celeste Holm ...
  • Works Of Gaboriau - 12 Volumes

    by Emile Gaboriau

    $379.95 Works Of Gaboriau - 12 Volumes (1923) Emile Gaboriau Scribners 1923. Complete Set Of Twelve Matching Volumes In Decorated Cloth. Very Good Condition, Slight Warping, Light Wear, A Little Dusty, Bookplate On Front Pastedown, Two Volumes Have Short Tears At Top Spine. Titles Included: The Clique Of ...
  • Fourth Street East

    by Jerome Weidman

    $69.95 Fourth Street East (1970) Jerome Weidman Random House, 1970. First Edition, First Printing. Very Good Condition, Original Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped. A Coming-of-age Novel About Growing Up In New York's Lower East Side By The Author Of I Can Get It For You Wholesale. Signed And ...
  • Christ The Lord : Out Of Egypt

    by Anne Rice

    $139.95 Christ The Lord : Out Of Egypt (2005) Anne Rice Knopf, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. Mint Unread Condition. Original Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped. Hand Signed And Dated By Author “dec 2,, 2005” Directly On Title Page. “anne Rice Departs From Her History Of Vampires To Paint A Curious ...
  • Catch-22

    by Joseph Heller

    $179.95 Catch-22 (1961) Joseph Heller Simon & Schuster, 1961. First Bc Edition. Dark Blue Cloth Boards, Spine Lettered In White. Very Good Condition, Nice Tight Binding, Former Owner Name. Very Bright White Lettering On Blue Boards, Rough Cut Page Ends With Orange-red Top Page Ends As ...
  • Bounty Trilogy, The

    by Charles Nordhoff

    $179.95 Bounty Trilogy, The (1949) Charles Nordhoff Little & Brown & Co., 1949. First Club Edition, Thus. Excellent Condition Throughout, Tan Cloth With Blue Design And Titles, Small Round Blue Indentation On Back Cover Bottom Right Corner. Illustrated By N.c. Wyeth, Several Fabulous Plates In Rich ...
  • Amazing Maurice : And His Educated Rodents, The

    by Terry Pratchett

    $44.95 Amazing Maurice : And His Educated Rodents, The (2001) Terry Pratchett Doubleday, 2001. First Edition, First Printing. Near Mint Condition, Unclipped Excellent Condition Dust Jacket. Jacket Illustration By David Wyatt. “maurice, A Scruffy Street-smart Tomcat, Has The Perfect Fiddle Going. He Has A Piper - And His Very ...
  • Uncle Tom's Cabin

    by Harriet Beecher Stowe

    $849.95 Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852) Harriet Beecher Stowe John P. Jewett & Co., 1852. Rare First Edition. 2 Volumes, 8vo. 8.0" X 5.25" Inches. (lxb). Pp. X, (1), 14-312 + 3 Plates; Iv, 5-322 Pages + 3 Plates. All Edges Gilt. Fine Modern 1/2 Polished Calf Leather Bindings, Gilt Lettered Spine, Gilt Vignette ...
  • The Typists And The Tiger : Two Plays

    by Murray Schisgal

    $189.95 The Typists And The Tiger : Two Plays (1963) Murray Schisgal Coward-mccann, 1963. First Edition. Very Good Condition, Black Boards Over Gray Cloth Spine With Orange Titles And Facsimile Author Signature. “the Typist" And "the Tiger" Two Plays By Murray Schisgal. Book Has Been Hand Signed By Legendary Stage ...
  • Texasville

    by Larry Mcmurtry

    $169.95 Texasville (1987) Larry Mcmurtry Simon & Schuster, 1987. First Edition, First Printing, Complete Number Line '10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1.' Very Good Condition, Slight Staining On Page Ends, Original Dust Jacket In Protective Brodart Cover, Not Price Clipped, Some Edge Wear And Bumping ...
  • Song On Your Bugles

    by Eric Knight

    $529.95 Song On Your Bugles (1936) Eric Knight Boriswood, 1936. First Edition, Stated, First Printing. (earliest Copy Presented From Publisher To Author, With Letter Included Stating This.)very Good Condition, Clean Throughout, Consistent Aging, “x” Written On Endpage, Pink Cloth Not ...
  • O. Henry Biographical Edition - 10 Volumes

    by O. Henry A.k.a.

    $89.95 O. Henry Biographical Edition - 10 Volumes (1925) O. Henry A.k.a. Doubleday Page & Co., 1925. Ten Matching Volumes. Nice Early Collectible Format Of O' Henry Titles, The Doubleday Page Biographical Edition Handsomely Bound, With Each Ffep Providing A Henry Quotation. Uniformly Bound In Royal Blue Cloth, Decorated ...
  • Murder In The Cathedral : A Play

    by T.s. Eliot

    $89.95 Murder In The Cathedral : A Play (1935) T.s. Eliot Harcourt Brace & Co., C1935. Very Good Condition, Excellent Black Cloth Covers, Bright Gilt Titles. Tight Binding, Pages Bright Crisp, Former Owner Name. Eliot's Great Drama On The Murder Of Thomas à Becket At Canterbury. 86 Pages.
  • Men Without Women

    by Ernest Hemingway

    $629.95 Men Without Women (1927) Ernest Hemingway Charles Scribner's Sons, 1927. First Edition, (second State) With Publisher Colophon. Very Good Condition, Black Cloth With Still Bright Gold Pastedown Title Labels With Slight Edge Wear, Spine And Pages Are Tight. One Of The Most Scarce Variants Of ...
  • Magic

    by William Goldman

    $189.95 Magic (1976) William Goldman Delacorte, 1976. First Edition, First Printing. Very Good Condition, Quarter Black Cloth Over Metallic Silver Boards, Spine Lettered In Metallic Silver, Red Endpapers, Minimal Red Bleed On The Page Edge; Original Dust Jacket, One Stain On Cover Of ...
  • Lord Of The Rings

    by J.r.r. Tolkien

    $329.95 Lord Of The Rings (1971) J.r.r. Tolkien Ballantine Books, 1971. First Edition, Thus “special Edition”, Second Printing Stated. Three Volume Over Sized Soft Cover Set In Illustrated Slipcase. Excellent Condition, Vol 2 The Two Towers; And, Vol 3 The Return Of The King, Very Tight And White ...
  • Little Drummer Girl, The

    by John Le Carre

    $134.95 Little Drummer Girl, The (1983) John Le Carre Hodder And Stoughton, 1983. First U.k. Edition. Excellent Condition, Perhaps Unread. Original Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped In Excellent Condition. Top Edge Stained Brown. Charlie, A Brilliant And Beautiful Young Actress, Is Lured Into "the Theater ...
  • John Brown's Body

    by Stephen Vincent Benet

    $44.95 John Brown's Body (1942) Stephen Vincent Benet Rinehart & Company, 1928. Very Good Condition, Tightly Bound, Former Owner Name, Pages Are Crisp And Clear, Some Pencil Notations And Underlining In Text. Endpaper Maps. Overall An Excellent Addition To Any Collection. John Brown's Body (1928) Is An ...
  • Jazz

    by Toni Morrison

    $379.95 Jazz (1992) Toni Morrison Alfred A. Knopf, 1992. Stated First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover With Dust Jacket, Measures 5" X 8-1/2". First Edition Of Jazz That Has Been Signed By Its Author Toni Morrison. Signed Toni Morrison Editions Escalate In Value Very Rapidly. A ...
  • Jack And Jill

    by Louisa May Alcott

    $49.95 Jack And Jill (1928) Louisa May Alcott Grosset & Dunlap N.d. (1928.) First Edition, Thus. “complete Authorized Edition” Very Good Condition, Blue Cloth Cover. Rare Original Attractive Dust Jacket In Protective Mylar, Some Surface Discoloration And A Repaired Tear. There Is Some Browning ...
  • In Our Time

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    $74.95 In Our Time (1998) Westvaco Corporation, 1998. First Edition, Thus – Limited Edition. Near Mint Condition, Appears Unread. A Superb Edition Of Hemingway's Collection Of Short Stories, Bound In Beige Cloth With A Gilt Device Derived From Hemingway's Villa In Cuba, In A ...
  • Best Short Stories Of 1923 : And The Yearbook Of The American Short Story

    by Ernest Hemingway

    $1,224.95 Best Short Stories Of 1923 : And The Yearbook Of The American Short Story (1924) Ernest Hemingway Maynard & Company, 1924. First Edition, First Printing. (points Of Issue Include Misspelling Of Hemingway!) Excellent Condition, Original Dark Blue Cloth With Bright Gilt Titles, Contents Overall Very Good, Clean And Tight, Some Age Tone And Foxing ...
  • Geschichten Und Marchen Der Grossmutter

    by Klothilde Von Stenglin

    $84.95 Geschichten Und Marchen Der Grossmutter (1912) Klothilde Von Stenglin Ernst Kaufmann, 1912. In Original German, Childrens “stories And Fairy Tales Of Grandmother.” Very Good Condition, Gilt Tiles On Beige Color Pictorial Boards, Some Staining, Even Page Aging. Full Page Color Plates, Including Color Frontispiece. 195 ...
  • Fear Of Fifty

    by Erica Jong

    $54.95 Fear Of Fifty (1995) Erica Jong Harper Spotlight, 1995. First Edition, First Printing (full Number Line) Paperback. Excellent Condition. Signed By Author Directly In Book In Ink, “to Philip & Janet Erica Jong.” 377 Pages.
  • Family Reunion : A Play, The

    by T.s. Eliot

    $89.95 Family Reunion : A Play, The (1939) T.s. Eliot Harcourt Brace & Co., C1939. Excellent Condition, Near Mint Interior And Excellent Black Cloth Covers, Bright Gilt Titles. Tight Binding, Pages Bright Crisp And Clear, Former Owner Name. A Modern Verse Play Dealing With The Problem Of Man’s Guilt ...
  • End Of Loving, The

    by B.j. "joy" Chute

    $74.95 End Of Loving, The (1953) B.j. "joy" Chute Dutton, 1953. Stated First Edition, First Printing. Very Good Condition, Brown Textured Cloth With Gold Spine Title Box Faded. Inscribed And Signed “to Darling Becky With The Author’s Love . . Joy." No Other Markings. Clean And Bright. Beatrice ...
  • Saturday Evening Post : May 11, 1963

    by William Saroyan

    $47.95 Saturday Evening Post : May 11, 1963 (1963) William Saroyan Curtis Publishing Company, May 11, 1963. Very Good Condition, Address Label On The Cover. Cover Feature: Leo Durocher; Additional Articles Include: Fiction By William Saroyan – “the Oldest Story”; Himalayan Wedding: Us Girl Becomes A Princess; The ...
  • Desert Of Wheat, The

    by Zane Grey

    $99.95 Desert Of Wheat, The (1919) Zane Grey Harper And Brothers, 1919. First Edition, Printing “o-t”. Good Condition, Green Cloth With Gilt Title Box, Edge Wear, Pages Clean With Consistent Aging, Small Bottom Tear At Binding On Cover Page, Missing Front Endpaper, Binding A Bit Loose. Scarce ...
  • Confidential Clerk : A Play, The

    by T.s. Eliot

    $119.95 Confidential Clerk : A Play, The (1954) T.s. Eliot Harcourt Brace & Co., 1954. First Edition, Stated, First Printing. Very Good Condition, Excellent Black Cloth Covers, Bright Gilt Titles. Tight Binding, Pages Bright Crisp, Former Owner Name. Rare Title, Especially In First Printing. 159 Pages.
  • Cocktail Party, The

    by T.s. Eliot

    $89.95 Cocktail Party, The (1951) T.s. Eliot Harcourt Brace & Co., 1951. First Edition, “g-12-51: Very Good Condition, Tight Binding, Pages Bright Crisp With Notations Throughout, Obviously By Actor In This Play. 192 Pages.
  • Black Sunday

    by Thomas Harris

    $54.95 Black Sunday (1975) Thomas Harris Putnam, 1975. First Edition, Stated Third Impression Excellent Condition, Orange Cloth With Gilt Spine Titles, Former Owner Emboss Stamp On Endpaper Rare Original Dust Jacket, Price Clipped, Edge Tears And Chips. Thomas Harris' (silence Of The ...
  • Beauty's Release

    by Anne Rice As A. N. Roquelaure

    $469.95 Beauty's Release (1985) Anne Rice As A. N. Roquelaure E.p. Dutton, 1985. First Edition, First Printing (full Numberline.) Anne Rice As A.n. Roquelaure. Fine Copy In Fine, Unclipped ($15.95) Dust Jacket. Near Mint Condition, Appears Unread, Small Red Dot At Top Page Edge. The Sequel To The Claiming Of ...
  • Like Water For Chocolate

    by Laura Esquivel

    $89.95 Like Water For Chocolate (1992) Laura Esquivel Doubleday, 1992. First Us Edition, First Printing. Publishers Weekly Each Chapter Of Screenwriter Esquivel's Utterly Charming Interpretation Of Life In Turn-of-the-century Mexico Begins With A Recipe--not Surprisingly, Since So Much Of The Action Of ...
  • Mark Twain : A Biography

    by Mark Twain

    $54.95 Mark Twain : A Biography (1912) Mark Twain Harper & Brothers, 1912. First Edition, "i-t." Dark Green Cloth Boards, Some White Spots, Faded Gilt Titles On Spine. Overall Good Condition, Starting A Bit At Title Page. Frontispiece And Illustrated With "photos." Only Volume 3 Of 4 Volume Set. ...
  • True Magazine

    by John Steinbeck

    $89.95 True Magazine (1963) John Steinbeck Fawcett Publications, 1963. Good Complete Condition, Colorful Cover, Edge Tears And Small Hole Where Mailing Label Was Removed. “all Star Issue” Which Includes Articles By John Steinbeck, Paul Gallico, Bob Feller And Art Buchwald, Articles About ...
  • The Town : A Novel Of The Snopes Family

    by William Faulkner

    $449.95 The Town : A Novel Of The Snopes Family (1957) William Faulkner Random House, New York, 1957. First Edition, First Printing First State With Points Of Issue - "5/57" On The Dustwrapper's Front Flap, The Eighth Line Repeated In The Tenth Line On Page 327. Publisher's Red Cloth With Heathered Gray Endpapers, Top ...