Literature

  • Tom Sawyer Abroad - The American Claimant

    by Mark Twain

    $79.95 Tom Sawyer Abroad - The American Claimant (1926) Mark Twain Chatto & Windus, 1926. Excellent Condition, Green Cloth Boards, Gilt Titles To Spine. Foxing On Endpapers. Green Topstain. 311 Pages.
  • Tobacco Road

    by Erskine Caldwell

    $94.95 Tobacco Road (1959) Erskine Caldwell First Edition Library, Shelton Connecticut, 1959. This Book Includes A Card Published By The First Edition Library, Also A Hard Protective Slipcase With Same Illustration As Dust Jacket As Paste Down. A Facsimile Of The 1932 Charles Scriber's Sons ...
  • Tess Of The D'urbervilles

    by Thomas Hardy

    $32.95 Tess Of The D'urbervilles (1951) Thomas Hardy Modern Library (random House,) 1951. Very Good Condition, Dark Red Cloth Boards, Black Title Boxes With Gilt Titles, Former Owner Name. Carl J. Weber Introduction. One Of Hardy's Greatest Novels, And One Of His Last. Publication Of The Novel Created ...
  • The Kingdom Of Earth With Hard Candy

    by Tennessee Williams

    $18,499.95 The Kingdom Of Earth With Hard Candy (1954) Tennessee Williams New Directions Book, 1954. Limited Signed First Edition. Original Slip Case. Spectacular Near Mint Condition. Perhaps Finest Example Of Handful Of Remaining Copies In Existence. Half-linen And Patterned Boards. Spine Stamped In Gilt - The Rarest ...
  • Strange Interlude

    by Eugene O'neill

    $139.95 Strange Interlude (1928) Eugene O'neill Boni & Liveright, 1928. First Edition, First Printing. Very Good Condition, Green Cloth Boards Stamped In Gilt, Decorative Endpapers, Dark Topstain, Scuffs, Edgewear, Hinges Separated Loose, Former Owners Name. 1928 Pulitzer Prize Winner. A Nine ...
  • Requiem For A Nun : A Play

    by William Faulkner

    $239.95 Requiem For A Nun : A Play (1959) William Faulkner Random House, 1959. First Edition, First Printing Stated. Very Good Condition, Gray Cloth Stamped In Gold And Black And With Photo Mounted On Upper Cover, Tape Ghosts To Covers And Endpages, Front Hinge Starting, Text Block Binding Solid, Text ...
  • Beauty's Release

    by Anne Rice Writing As

    $34.95 Beauty's Release (1985) Anne Rice Writing As Plume, 1985. Near Mint Condition, Appears To Have Never Been Read. Laminated Illustrated Hard Cover As Issued. “the Conclusion Of The Erotic Adventures Of Sleeping Beauty.” In The Final Volume Of Anne Rice's Deliciously Tantalizing Erotic Trilogy, ...
  • Raise High Roof Beam & Seymour : An Introduction

    by J.d. Salinger

    $389.95 Raise High Roof Beam & Seymour : An Introduction (1963) J.d. Salinger Little Brown, 1963. Stated First Edition, First Printing (with Dedication Page.) Excellent Condition, Grey Cloth Hardcover Stamped In Gilt On Spine, Top Of Spine Cloth A Bit Faded. A Fine Clean Unmarked Copy. Original Publisher Dust Jacket, Price ...
  • Beauty's Punishment

    by Anne Rice Writing As

    $34.95 Beauty's Punishment (1984) Anne Rice Writing As Plume, 1984. Near Mint Condition, Appears To Have Never Been Read. Laminated Illustrated Hard Cover As Issued. “the Further Erotic Adventures Of Sleeping Beauty.” An Erotic Novel Of Discipline, Love, And Surrender For The Enjoyment Of Men And Women. ...
  • Power Of Light, The

    by Isaac Bashevis Singer

    $24.95 Power Of Light, The (1980) Isaac Bashevis Singer Avon Books: Ny, 1980. First Edition. Softcover Book. Good, Tight Copy With A "dog-ear" Cut On Corner Of First Page. Otherwise, Unmarked, Unstained, Undamaged. Singer Is A World-class Author, Winner Of A Nobel Prize. This Is A Fine Little Collection ...
  • Prince And The Pauper, The

    by Mark Twain

    $249.95 Prince And The Pauper, The (1904) Mark Twain Harper & Bros., 1904. C Samuel L. Clemens. First Illustrated. Twenty-five (25) Illustrations With Protective Leafs. Dark Red Cover, Gilt 'mark Twain Logo' Design On Cover. Some Light Spots On Cover, Spine Is Faded. Very Good Condition, Binding ...
  • National Anthem, The

    by J. Hartley Manners

    $89.95 National Anthem, The (1922) J. Hartley Manners George H. Doran, 1922. First Edition. Good Condition, Cover Wear & Spotting, Separating Inside Front Cover. Signed & Inscribed By Author “to Florence Vidor,” First Wife Of Academy Award Winning Director King Vidor And Jascha Heifeitz. Jazz-age Play ...
  • Tropic Of Cancer - Tropic Of Capricorn - Quiet Days In Clichy - World Of Sex

    by Henry Miller

    $379.95 Tropic Of Cancer - Tropic Of Capricorn - Quiet Days In Clichy - World Of Sex (1961) Henry Miller Four Scarce First Edition Henry Miller Classics Tropic Of Cancer, 1961 - First Edition Pb A Black Cat Book From Grove Press. 1961 First Edition, 6th Printing - Owner's Name Stamped On Title Page. Tropic Of Capricorn, 1961 - First Edition Pb ...
  • Midnight In The Garden Of Good And Evil

    by John Berendt

    $189.95 Midnight In The Garden Of Good And Evil (1994) John Berendt Random House, Ny, 1994. First Edition, 2nd Printing. Signed By Author On A Palm Beach Literary Society Bookplate "john Berendt." Excellent Condition, A Beautiful Copy. Green 8vo. Hardcover, Black Spine, Green Foil Spine Titles, Decorative Title ...
  • Of Mice And Men

    by John Steinbeck

    $29.95 Of Mice And Men (1958) John Steinbeck Bantam, 1958. First Edition, Fourth Printing Paperback. Good Condition, Illustrated Wraps In Nice Complete Condition, Former Owner Stamp, All Pages Connected But Starting In Center Of Book, Light Damp Stain At Bottom Of Last Portion Of Pages. An ...
  • We Are Not Alone

    by James Hilton

    $149.95 We Are Not Alone (1936) James Hilton Mccalls Magazine, December 1936. First Edition. Very Good Complete Condition. Vintage Advertising And The First Appearance Of “we Are Not Alone” By James Hilton Author Of “goodbye Mr. Chips” And “lost Horizon..” Which, Despite Its ...
  • Long Valley, The

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    $84.95 Long Valley, The (1939) Viking, 1939. First Edition, Fourth Printing Stated. Very Good Condition, Wheat Colored Cloth Spine Over Rust Colored Cloth Boards, Former Owner Bookplate, Contents Very Clean, Bump To Board Edge, Slight Rubbing To Rear Board. Top Edgestain. The ...
  • Kangaroo

    by D.h. Lawrence

    $239.95 Kangaroo (1923) D.h. Lawrence Thomas Seltzer, 1923. First Edition, First Printing. Ribbed Blue Cloth Hardcover Stamped In Gilt On Spine And Front Cover. Spine Gilt Slightly Dulled, Else A Very Good Clean Tight Unmarked Copy With Some Browning And Foxing Of Two Front Endpapers. A ...
  • Innocents Abroad

    by Mark Twain

    $34.95 Innocents Abroad (1990) Mark Twain Reader's Digest Association, Inc., 1990. Very Good Condition. Peter Newell, (illustrator). Book Club (bce/bomc). 8vo - Over 7.75" - 9.75" Tall. Take A Rambunctious American Journalist With A Sharp Eye And An Even Sharper Wit, Book Him On A Steamship ...
  • Harlot's Ghost

    by Niorman Mailer

    $39.95 Harlot's Ghost (1991) Niorman Mailer Random House, 1991. Thick 8vo. Stated First Edition. Quarter Bound In Black Paper Boards Over A Blue Cloth Spine, With Silver-lettering To The Front Paper Board And Spine. The Corners Are Sharp, The Hinges Are Strong, And The Text Is Clean And Sharp ...
  • Following The Equator

    by Mark Twain

    $329.95 Following The Equator (1897) Mark Twain The American Publishing Company, 1897. First Edition. Good To Very Good Condition, Blue Pictorial Cloth, Corners Bumped, Spine Edge Frayed, Front Hinge Starting. Illustrated With Frontispiece, Plates, And Text Engravings. Bal 3451. This Was Twain's ...
  • Waverly Novels, The

    by Sir Walter Scott

    $29.95 Waverly Novels, The (1880) Sir Walter Scott Dewolfe, Fiske And Co. Boston, N.d. (1880) Fair Condition, First Pages Separated But In Place, All Text Pages Unmarked But With Consistent Aging Throughout; Shelf Wear On Covers With Minimal Fraying On Spine Edges, Former Owner Name, Covers Still ...
  • Dolores Claiborne

    by Stephen King

    $39.95 Dolores Claiborne () Stephen King Viking, 1993. First Edition, Second Printing # Line 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2. Very Good Condition. Not Price Clipped Dust Jacket, Former Owner Name.
  • Daddy Longlegs

    by Jean Webster

    $39.95 Daddy Longlegs (1912) Jean Webster Grosset And Dunlap 1912. Hardcover Book That Contains A Novel In The Form Of The Journal Of A College Aged Girl. The Book Includes Illustrations By The Author And Scenes From The Play. This Is A Great Little Book. The Book Has Rubbing To The Edges, ...
  • Cup Of Gold

    by John Steinbeck

    $829.95 Cup Of Gold (1936) John Steinbeck Covici, 1936. First Edition, Thus. First Printing As Needed - 1929 Copyright Mcbride And 1936 Covici, No Other Printings Stated. (steinbeck's First Book, Published In 1929 Just Two Weeks Before Black Friday In An Edition Of 2476 Copies. Reportedly, ...
  • David Copperfield

    by Charles Dickens

    $279.95 David Copperfield (0) Charles Dickens Chapman & Hall, N.d. (1860's) First Edition, Thus. Overall Good Condition, Two Matching Volumes, Mottled Tan Boards With Green Leather (?) Spines. List Of Illustrations And Frontispieces In Each Volume. Tiny Bookshop Label. A Beautiful And Rare Two ...
  • Music For Chameleons

    by Truman Capote

    $269.95 Music For Chameleons (1980) Truman Capote Random House, Ny, 1980. First Edition, First Printing. Very Good Condition Black Cloth With Silver Initials On The Cover And Silver Lettering On The Spine. Scarce Original Dust Jacket In Very Good Condition In Protective Mylar Cover, Short Closed ...
  • Catcher In The Rye, The

    by J.d. Salinger

    $264.99 Catcher In The Rye, The (1953) J.d. Salinger A Signet Book. Published By The New American Library. Stated "first Printing, March, 1953" On Copyright Page. First Paperback Edition Of Salinger's Masterpiece. A Scarce 1st Paperback With Only 2500 Printed.. 1001 Is At Top Of Front Wrapper. The ...
  • Exorcist, The

    by William Peter Blatty

    $379.95 Exorcist, The (1971) William Peter Blatty Blond And Briggs, London, 1971.first Uk Edition. Excellent Condition Black Boards And Green Metallic Title, Clean And Tight. Scarce Original Dust Jacket Very Good Condition,unclipped, Small Chips. Former Owners Name On Inside Front Flap. Very Scarce ...
  • Black Sunday

    by Thomas Harris

    $164.95 Black Sunday (1975) Thomas Harris Putnam, 1975. First Edition, First Printing. Very Good Condition, Brick Colored Cloth With Gilt Spine Titles, Slight Edge Fading. Very Good Condition Dust Jacket, Price Clipped, Small Chips And Tape Repaired Closed Edge Tears, Photo And Author ...
  • $30,000 Bequest, The

    by Mark Twain

    $79.95 $30,000 Bequest, The (1917) Mark Twain Harper & Brothers, 1917. "a-h" Volume Xxiv Of "authors National Edition - Authorized Writings Of Mark Twain - Volume Vi" Very Good Condition, Green Cloth, Faded Gilt Titles On Spine. Very Tight And Clean, Rough Cut Pages. Top Edge Gilt. Frontispiece ...
  • Atlas Shrugged

    by Ayn Rand

    $1,124.95 Atlas Shrugged (1957) Ayn Rand Random House, 1957. First Edition, First Printing Stated. Very Good Condition, Green Cloth Covers With Some Staining. All Time Classic Novel And Apex Of Book Collecting. Based Partially On Biographical Facts, That Tantalizes The Mind And Provides ...
  • Atlas Shrugged

    by Ayn Rand

    $1,324.95 Atlas Shrugged (1957) Ayn Rand Random House, 1957. First Edition, First Printing Stated. Very Good Condition Overall, Green Cloth With Gold Titles In Rubbed Black Title Box; Spine And Bottom Edge Wear, Faint Ripple To Bottom Page Edges, Binding Bit Loose As Usual. From The ...
  • Atlas Shrugged

    by Ayn Rand

    $589.95 Atlas Shrugged (1957) Ayn Rand Random House, 1957. First Edition, Stated Third Printing. Overall Very Good Condition, Some Light Dampstaining To A Few Pages. Very Scarce Original Dust Jacket, Not Price Clipped, Edge Chips On Covers And Spine, But All Now Protected In An Acrylic ...
  • Works Of Washington Irving, The

    by Washington Irving

    $349.95 Works Of Washington Irving, The (1904) Washington Irving Co-operative Publication Society, New York. First Edition, Thus. Matched Complete 15 Volume Set. 5x8 Inches. These Fifteen Volumes Are All Bound In Black Cloth With Gold Lettering On The Spines And Contain Over Twenty Of Irving's Works As Well As A ...
  • Venus In Furs

    by Leopold Von Sacher-masoch

    $629.95 Venus In Furs (1921) Leopold Von Sacher-masoch Gargoyle Press, N.d. (1921). First Edition, Thus. States "issued Privately By The Gargoyle Press, New York. Of This Edition, Five Hundred Copies Have Been Specially Bound For The Gargoyle Press." Introduction To The Book Dated April, 1921. Includes ...
  • Vanishing American

    by Zane Grey

    $89.95 Vanishing American (1925) Zane Grey Musson Book Company, 1925. First Edition, First Printing. Canadian. Covers Are Clean And Bright, Sharp Edges, Minor Wear To The Spine Ends/edges, 2 Small Stickers On The Inside Front Cover, Small 1/2" Tear To Paste-down, No Bumps Or Scratches. ...
  • Town And Country

    by John S. Adams

    $159.95 Town And Country (1855) John S. Adams J. Buffum, 1855. First Edition, Thus. Blindstamped Brown Cloth, Gilt Spine Title & Design, Engraved Brown Book Boards - Some Fading On Book Boards, Some Fraying Chipping And Cracking On Top And Spine. Gold Gilt Lettering And Design On Spine. Book ...
  • To Have And Have Not

    by Ernest Hemingway

    $99.95 To Have And Have Not (1937) Ernest Hemingway Grosset And Dunlap, 1937. First Edition, Thus. Orange Cloth. Very Good Condition. 8vo - Over 7.75" - 9.75" Tall. Binding Is Tight And Square. Former Owners Name, No Other Markings; One Dog-eared Page, Diagonally Crease On Back Cover. Nice Affordable ...
  • This Side Of Innocence

    by Taylor Caldwell

    $44.95 This Side Of Innocence (1946) Taylor Caldwell Charles Scribner's Sons, 1946. First Edition. Very Good Condition, Yellow Boards With Red Lettering, Soiled. Pictorial End Pages.