Literature

  • Pearl, The

    by John Steinbeck

    $139.95 Pearl, The (1947) John Steinbeck Viking, 1947. First Edition, Second Printing. Very Good Condition, Hard Cover. Original Dust Jacket, Not Price-clipped, Chips, Tape-repaired Tears On Dj. Illustrated With Drawings By Jose Clemente Orozco. 123 Pages.
  • T. Tembarom

    by Frances H. Burnett

    $89.95 T. Tembarom (1914) Frances H. Burnett Century Book Co., 1914, First Edition. Book Is In Very Good Shape. A Latter-day Fauntleroy From The Lower Classes: A Brooklyn Boy Comes Heir To An English Title., 8 Illustrations Engraved On Coated Paper By Charles S. Chapman. By The Author Of The ...
  • Tailor Of Panama, The

    by John Lecarre

    $54.95 Tailor Of Panama, The (1996) John Lecarre Alfred A Knopf, 1996. First Edition Stated. Dark Blue Boards, Gray Spine, Silver Gilt Lettering. Fine With Full-color Illustrated End-papers Showing An Interesting Vintage Depiction Of The Building Of The Panama Canal, In An Illustrated Dust ...
  • Robert Louis Stevenson Works

    by Robert Louis Stevenson

    $179.99 Robert Louis Stevenson Works (1900) Robert Louis Stevenson Cosmopolitan, C1900. Nine Matching Books. Wonderful Antique Volumes, In Very Good Condition. Dark Red, Gold Embossed Spine, Frontispiece, Volumes Included As Follows: 'new Arabian Nights'; A Child's Garden Of Verses'; 'treasure Island'; 'the Merry ...
  • Short Novels Of John Steinbeck, The

    by John Steinbeck

    $179.95 Short Novels Of John Steinbeck, The (1953) John Steinbeck Viking Press September1953- First Edition - John Steinbeck With Foreword By Joseph Henry Jackson - - With Unfinished Edges, With Slight Yellowing, Otherwise Good Condition. Brownish Red Cloth Covered Hard Cover, Light Shelf Wear, Bumped Corners, ...
  • Slapstick

    by Kurt Vonnegut

    $749.95 Slapstick (1976) Kurt Vonnegut Delcorte, 1976. First Edition. Very Good Condition, Original Colorful Dust Jacket. Signed In Person By Author Vonnegut. A Terrific And Hilarious Novel By The Author Of Breakfast Of Champions And Slaughterhouse Five. First Published In 1976, ...
  • Set This House On Fire

    by William Styron

    $329.95 Set This House On Fire (1960) William Styron Random House , New York 1960. First Edition, First Printing Stated. Very Good Condition, Black Cloth Gilt Cover And Spine Lettering; Binding Is Firm. Pages Are Clean. Original Dust Jacket, Not Price Clipped, Which Has Been Hand Signed By Styron Just ...
  • Sappho's Leap

    by Erica Jong

    $69.95 Sappho's Leap (2003) Erica Jong W.w. Norton, 2003. First Edition, First Printing. 1234567890 First Edition Book Like New. Dj Almost Like New. Erica Jong Takes The Poet Sappho For Her Inspiration In This Biographical Novel, Following Her Life From The Age Of 14, When She Falls In ...
  • Death Of A Salesman

    by Arthur Miller

    $99.50 Death Of A Salesman (1951) Arthur Miller Bantam Book First Printing November 1951, # 952. Illustrated By Joseph Hirsch. Good Tight Copy! Has A Damp Stain On Bottom Right Cover And Pages. Death Of A Salesman" By Arthur Miller "a Readers Edition Especially Expanded By The Author" "the Blood ...
  • Reader's Digest 20th Anniversary Anthology, The

    by Reader's Digest

    $49.95 Reader's Digest 20th Anniversary Anthology, The (1941) Reader's Digest The Reader's Digest Association, 1941. First Edition, Thus. 8vo - Over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Contains Condensed Stories Such As Are You Alive? From The Nation, Personal Contact And Labor From The Rotarian, Etc. "there Seems To Be An Ascending Scale Of ...
  • Prodigal Parents, The

    by Sinclair Lewis

    $44.95 Prodigal Parents, The (0) Sinclair Lewis Collier, C1938. First Edition, Thus. Very Good Condition, Blue Cloth - Nobel Embossed On Cover. 301 Pages.
  • Prodigal Parents, The

    by Sinclair Lewis

    $199.95 Prodigal Parents, The (1938) Sinclair Lewis Doubleday Doran, 1938. First Edition Stated, First Printing. In Very Scarce Not Price Clipped, $2.50, First Issue Dust Jacket. Vibrant; Clean And Crisp Chipping At Spine Ends/board Corners; Moderate Wear At Folds (reinforced W/clear Tape Under ...
  • Prodigal Parents, The

    by Sinclair Lewis

    $79.95 Prodigal Parents, The (1938) Sinclair Lewis Doubleday Doran , 1938. Stated First Edition . Book Has No Bumps, Or Creases, Name/date/inscription, Bit Of Browning. Cover Faded/discolored In Spots. Still, Considering The Age, A Very Acceptable Copy, Lacking The Dj.
  • Prisoners Of Zenda

    by Anthony Hope

    $44.95 Prisoners Of Zenda () Anthony Hope International Collectors Library. Hard Cover. Very Good/no Jacket. 8vo - Over 7.75" - 9.75" Tall. Brown Faux Leather Boards, Collectable Edition Of The Anthony Hope Classic: The Prisoner Of Zenda, Being The History Of Three Months In The Life Of An ...
  • Good Intentions

    by Ogden Nash

    $119.95 Good Intentions (1942) Ogden Nash Little, Brown And Co., 1942. First Edition (stated), First Printing. Excellent Condition, Boards Are Like New, And The Pages Are Nearly So As Well. Very Scarce Dust Jacket With Some Wear And Tear. A Collection Of Pieces That Were Formerly Only ...
  • Nana

    by Emile Zola

    $44.95 Nana (1927) Emile Zola Random House (modern Library , N.d. 1927.) First Edition, Thus. Very Good Condition, Slighyly Faded Spine, Decorated Endpages, Top Edge Of Page Dyed. Undated, But Introduction Dated 1928, As Called For In 1928 Edition. Nice Affordable Zola ...
  • Naked Lunch

    by William S. Burroughs

    $199.95 Naked Lunch (1962) William S. Burroughs Grove Press, 1959 (1962) . First U.s. Edition; Third Printing Stated; Fine, In Black Half Cloth, Over Black Paper-covered Boards, Stamped In Gilt On The Backstrip; Top Edge Stained Black, As Called For, In Facsimile First State Dustwrapper. Composed ...
  • My Opinions & Betsy Bobbet's

    by Mrs. Josiah Allen

    $89.95 My Opinions & Betsy Bobbet's (1891) Mrs. Josiah Allen American Publishing Company, 1891. Very Good Condition, Red Cloth With Bright Gilt Cover Decoration, Spine Titles Somewhat Faded. Pages Clean, Nicely Browned, Covers/spine Show Some Wear.. 8vo - Over 7.75" - 9.75" Tall. Black And White ...
  • Lolita

    by Vladimir Nabokov

    $219.95 Lolita (1959) Vladimir Nabokov Weidenfeld And Nicholson, 1959. First Uk Edition, First Impression. Black Textured Paper Covered Boards Stamped In Silver At Spine, Slight Foxing To Edges And Some Pages, Spine Starting To Loosen At Bottom. A Nice Collectible Copy Of This Remarkable ...
  • Lolita

    by Vladimir Nabokov

    $239.95 Lolita (1959) Vladimir Nabokov Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1959. First Uk Edition, First Impression. Black Textured Paper Covered Boards Stamped In Silver At Spine, Clean Boards Except For Some Bruising On Spine And A Small White Mark On Rear Boards. Some Spotting To Page Edges But ...
  • Lolita

    by Vladimir Nabokov

    $129.99 Lolita (1958) Vladimir Nabokov Putnam, 1958. First Edition, 4th Printing. Very Good Condition, Facsimile Dust Jacket, Not Price Clipped Minor Closed Tears Along Edge, Spine Chip. 319 Pages.
  • Indiscretion Of The Duchess

    by Anthony Hope

    $79.95 Indiscretion Of The Duchess (1894) Anthony Hope Henry Holt And Company, 1894. The Indiscretion Of The Duchess, Being A Story Concerning Two Ladies, A Nobleman, And A Necklace By Anthony Hope, Author Of The Prisoner Of Zenda. Small Book In Good Condition, Pages Clean, Wear On Covers/spine.
  • Franny And Zooey

    by J.d. Salinger

    $489.95 Franny And Zooey (1961) J.d. Salinger Little Brown And Company Publishers, 1961. Stated First Edition. Octavo. 5 3/4 X 8 Inches. Remarkably Clean And Tight Cover To Cover, Spine Color Is The Best I've Ever Seen. Gray Cloth Boards With Gilt Lettering On Spine. Original Rare Unclipped ...
  • Classic Myths In English Literature

    by Charles Mills Gayley

    $279.95 Classic Myths In English Literature (1893) Charles Mills Gayley Ginn & Company, 1893. First Edition. Very Good Condition: Pages Nice And Clean; Some Cover Wear; Leather Spine Brittle With Pieces Missing..the Classic Myths In English Literature, Based Chiefly On Bulfinch's Age Of Fable, Accompanied By An ...
  • Chloe Marr

    by A.a. Milne

    $89.95 Chloe Marr (1946) A.a. Milne E.p. Dutton And Co, New York, 1946. First Edition, Stated. 8" X 6" Hardback With Jacket In Great Condition, Jacket Has Some Wear And Creasing. Chloe Marr, A Novel By Winnie The Pooh Author, A. A. Milne. Hardbound With Dustjacket. Shows Age And Wear. ...
  • Castles In Spain And Other Screeds

    by John Galsworthy

    $69.95 Castles In Spain And Other Screeds (1927) John Galsworthy Charles Scribner's Sons, 1927. Antique Edition In Very Good Condition, Pages Clean, Covers Have Very Little Wear In Great Shape Of This Age. Scarce John Galsworthy Work: Castles In Spain And Other Screed. Essays On Various Topics, Including The ...
  • Extract From Captain Stormfield's Visit To Heaven

    by Mark Twain

    $195.95 Extract From Captain Stormfield's Visit To Heaven (1909) Mark Twain Mark Twain Company, 1909. Extract From Captain Stormfield's Visit To Heaven By Mark Twain. Very Good Condition, Pencil Writing On Back Leaf, Cover Slight Edge Wear. Fantastic Frontis Showing Image Of The Sea Captain Riding A Spherical Rocket Ship ...
  • Chronicles Of Canongate

    by Sir Walter Scott

    $389.95 Chronicles Of Canongate (1828) Sir Walter Scott Cadell & Co, 1828. First Edition, 3vol., 7.5 X 5". The First Appearance Of Fair Maid Of Perth. 348 Pp, In Original Full Calf, With Blind And Gold Tooling, Very Slightly Rubbed On Top And Side Of Spine. Finely Marbled Edges And Endpapers, 1828 Sir ...
  • Brief Gaudy Hour

    by Margaret Ayer Barnes

    $19.95 Brief Gaudy Hour (1949) Margaret Ayer Barnes Macrae-smith Co., 1949. First Club Edition. Green Boards Very Clean, Clean Pages, Tight Spine. No Tears, Neatly Written Former Owners Name. Hard Cover In Very Nice Condition. Dust Cover Spine Missing, Creased Front, Flaps Separated. A Novel Of ...
  • Tramp Abroad, A

    by Mark Twain

    $29.95 Tramp Abroad, A (1977) Mark Twain Harper & Row, 1977. First Edition, First Printing, Number Line With "1". Black Cloth With Bright Orange Titles And Author Facsimile Signature. Excellent Condition, Original Price Clipped Dust Jacket. Former Owner Gift Inscription. Abridged And ...
  • Louisa May Alcott Series

    by Louisa May Alcott

    $114.95 Louisa May Alcott Series (1955) Louisa May Alcott Doubleday, 1955. Five Books With Matching Bindings By Louisa May Alcott, Includes : Little Men; Eight Cousins; Jack And Jill; Jo's Boys; And, Under The Lilacs. All Are In Excellent, Near Mint Condition, Former Owner's Name. All Volumes Illustrated.
  • Across The River And Into The Trees

    by Ernest Hemingway

    $429.95 Across The River And Into The Trees (1950) Ernest Hemingway Scribners, 1950. First Edition, First Printing With Scribner "a" And Colophon On Copyright Page. Very Good Condition, In Rare Original Non Price Clipped "$3.00" Dust Jacket, Edge Chips, In Protective Mylar Cover. Former Owner Bookplate. In The Fall ...
  • Selected Prose 2

    by Henry Miller

    $79.95 Selected Prose 2 (1965) Henry Miller Macgibbon & Kee, London, 1965. First Edition. Excellent Condition, Appears To Be Unread. Greenish-blue Cloth, In Very Good Original Dust Jacket With Some Edge Wear, Protected In Mylar. Lesser Known Pieces By The Controversial Henry Miller, Including ...
  • Men Without Women

    by Ernest Hemingway

    $549.95 Men Without Women (1928) Ernest Hemingway Jonathan Cape, 1928. First Uk Edition. Some Marking To Front And Back Cover And Fading On Spine But Internally Very Nice Condition. Very Scarce Hemingway First Edition, Rarely Offered For Sale. 222 Pages.
  • Lolita

    by Vladimir Nabokov

    $279.95 Lolita (1959) Vladimir Nabokov Weidenfield And Nicolson, 1959. Very Rare First Edition Uk. Nabokov's Masterpiece Finally Legally Published With This Very Rare First Edition. Bonus, Includes Extremely Scarce Original Publishers Dust Jacket Whose Well Worn And Heavily Chipped ...
  • King, Queen, Knave

    by Vladimir Nabokov

    $99.95 King, Queen, Knave (1968) Vladimir Nabokov Mcgraw-hill, 1968. First Edition, Stated. Translated From Russian By Dmitri Nabokov. Very Good Condition, Firm Binding, Has Price Written Inside But Are Otherwise Unmarked And Tightly Bound, A Little Tanned. Original Dust Jacket, Tape Repaired.
  • King, Queen, Knave

    by Vladimir Nabokov

    $139.95 King, Queen, Knave (1968) Vladimir Nabokov Mcgraw Hill, 1968. First Edition, Stated. Translated From Russian By Dmitri Nabokov. Black Cloth With Gilt Titles On Spine And Embossing On Cover, Very Good Condition, Firm Binding, Clean & Unmarked Text, Peace Symbok Former Owener Book Plate; ...
  • King, Queen, Knave

    by Vladimir Nabokov

    $129.95 King, Queen, Knave (1968) Vladimir Nabokov Mcgraw Hill, 1968. First Edition, Stated. Translated From Russian By Dmitri Nabokov. Very Good Condition, Firm Binding, Clean & Unmarked Text; Original Dust Jacket In Excellent Collectible Condition.
  • Kinfolk

    by Pearl S. Buck

    $49.95 Kinfolk (1949) Pearl S. Buck The John Day Company, 1949. First Edition, No Other Printings Listed. The Familiar Rust Brown Boards With Gilt Embossed Design To Front Board And Spine Containing The Title. Very Good Condition In And Out. The Cast Of Characters Is Immense, Mostly ...
  • Midnight In The Garden Of Good And Evil

    by John Berendt

    $179.95 Midnight In The Garden Of Good And Evil (1999) John Berendt Random House, Inc., January 1994 First Edition. Brand New Hardcover Book, Isbn : 0679429220. Wonderful Collector Copy. It Is In "new Condition". A Highly Praised Literary Nonfiction Portrait Of Savannah, Georgia. A Surprise Bestseller For Over ...