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DEATH IN THE AFTERNOON

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1932

Edition: First British Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 298

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; A clean, bright, tight copy with NO previous owner's markings. Has a blank bookplate (you can write your name in) on first free endpage. Some light rubbing on front pastedown. Tight, square copy with very clean cloth and very bright lettering. Lower corners slightly nudged, else tips and ends sharp. No splits to cloth nor signs of wear. Sound and sturdy with no binding defects. In a beautiful SLIGHTLY LATER pictorial dust jacket with original price in British pounds on front flap and a crease on rear flap. Also two small chips at the top of the spine and some light wear at the base of the spine and at one corner. Dust jacket in mylar protector.


B&W Photographs; 8vo; Rough camel brown cloth stamped in black, in cream-white dustwrapper printed in yellow, black and red. 358pp, with the section of black and white photographs, glossary and other matter at end. Publisher's black topstain on top page-edge. Very striking coloured frontispiece ("The Bullfighter" from a painting by Juan Gris) and 81 reproductions from photographs (of bulls, bullfights and bullfighters in action or injured). Hanneman A36A. View more info

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A FAREWELL TO ARMS

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $475.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner's: 1929

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 321

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; The hardcover is in very good condition with minor shelf wear at extremities. The golden label on spine is somewhat darken, a light vertical crease down center, but still very readable. Binding is good, no crack, no loose page, slightly lean. Pages are very crisp and clean – no foxing, no stain. Free end page is slightly darkened, probably a piece of paper was inserted there (see picture). There is no ripped or missing page. There is no hand-writing or marking anywhere except a small book store tag pasted at corner of inside back cover.


The book comes with a facsimile of the first edition dust jacket, beautiful and vibrant, $2.50 price on flap. The DJ definitely enhances the appearance and protects this valuable book in years to come. The DJ is enclosed in a plastic protector. ; 8vo; 355 pages; Title page shows printing year 1929 Scribner’s colophon on copyright page No legal disclaimer View more info

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A FAREWELL TO ARMS

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1929

Edition: First US Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 356

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket; Second issue with disclaimer page on verso of dedication. No writing or inscription but unnobtrusive small embossed bookseller (Lindmann's, Poughkeepsie) name on lower right of fep. Front and spine labels intact and barely scratched but sun darkened somewhat. Corners bumped a bit but still and attractive collectible copy.


8vo; 353 pages View more info

WINNER TAKE NOTHING

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1933

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 359

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner's bookplate apparently removed from front pastedown, some glue residue remains. Sun-darkened spine label, but otherwise both spine and front gold labels are in pretty good shape and front is still bright. Binding is tight, very slight cock.


First printing with "A" and Seal on copyright page. ; 8vo; collection of short stories including: A Clean, Well-Lighted Place, God Rest You, Merry Gentlemen, A Way You'll Never Be and 11 others. View more info

RIPLEY UNDER WATER

By: Highsmith, Patricia

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Knopf: 1992

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 188

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


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A CASE OF RAPE

By: Himes, Chester

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Targ: 1980

Edition: Limited Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 189

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo; In original glassine wrapper. One of 350 signed by author. ; Signed by Author View more info

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SHERWOOD ANDERSON, A BIOGRAPHY

By: Howe, Irving

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sloane: 1951

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 113

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


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THE DOLL'S HOUSE

By: Ibsen, Henrik

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Appleton: 1890

Edition: early US edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 194

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Quarter cloth over green paper-covered boards. There is wear at corners and edges with some soiling to boards as shown. There is a prior owner's inscription in pencil to FFEP, but no internal writing or soiling. No splitting at endpapers. Spine is slightly rolled with sun darkening, but spine lettering is bold and easily read. The book has been read, but is sound and intact. Rough cut pages without loss or tearing.


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Image for THE PRIVATE LIFE The Wheel of Time | Lord Beaupre | the Visits |  Collaboration | Owen the Wheel of Time | Lord Beaupre | the Visits |  Collaboration | Owen Wingrave

THE PRIVATE LIFE The Wheel of Time | Lord Beaupre | the Visits | Collaboration | Owen the Wheel of Time | Lord Beaupre | the Visits | Collaboration | Owen Wingrave

By: James, Henry

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Osgood, Mcilvaine: 1893

Edition: First British Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 49

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


The binding is full blue cloth with gold foliate ornaments on the cover and spine. This is the uncommon first edition of this collection of short fictiion. The later American edition was apparently produced in substantial quantities, since Blanck cites six variant bindings [BAL 10602]. Although there is some minor wear to the board and spine extremities, as well as a tasteful bookplate on the front pastedown, this copy is otherwise in very good condition with sound hinge... View more info

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THE REAL THING Stories

By: James, Henry

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1893

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 286

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Bound in blue cloth with titles in black on the front board and in gilt on the spine, slightly faded at the spine, in common with all other copies


8vo; 275 pages; 5 stories, including The Real Thing, Sir Dominick Ferrand, Nora Vincent, The Chaperon, and Greville Fane. View more info

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A LANDSCAPE PAINTER

By: James, Henry

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Scott and Selzer: 1919

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 305

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


bound in green cloth with gilt titles; 8vo; 287 pages; According to the preface, the tales in this volume were first published together in the UK in 1885, although A Landscape Painter had appeared in the Atlantic Monthly magazine in 1866, only the second story James ever published. The story goes that Atlantic Monthly editor W. D. Howells began his long friendship with Henry James after receiving another story here, Poor Richard, and raving about it. Including four longi... View more info

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NINE SATYRS

By: Juvenalis/ Dryden (Trans)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, Tonson: 1726

Edition: Fifth Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 208

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; One engraving torn at bottom with marginal loss to plate. Lacking the blank endpapers, text complete. In the original full calf leather boards, spine ends worn but boards well attached. Quite a good copy


25 full page copper engravings ; Copper plate; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 295 pages View more info

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WOMEN IN LOVE

By: Lawrence, D. H.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Seltzer: 1922

Edition: First US Edition; Third Printing

Seller ID: 147

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


The first U. S. Edition of D. H. Lawrence's classic work, Women in Love, made into a great film with Alan Bates. Published by Thomas Seltzer, New York, in Dec. 1922, the third printing of the first edition, the first was in Oct. Of that year. 548 pages, bound in blue cloth with gilt titles that have faded at the spine, in common with all books from this publisher. 8x5, printed on nice quality paper that has not aged or foxed. Copies of this book with acidic paper are see... View more info

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FLASHBACKS

By: Leary, Timothy

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Tarcher: 1983

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 115

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


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THE PRODIGAL PARENTS

By: Lewis, Sinclair

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.: 1938

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 339

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Penciled 1938 Xmas gift inscription on fep. Front hinge starting to go, but holding. Title page somewhat soiled, but otherwise fairly clean and tight copy bound in original red cloth.


8vo; 301 pages View more info

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THE STAR ROVER

By: London, Jack

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1915

Edition: First US Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 55

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


From 1915, this is the first American edition of Jack London's last book, The Star Rover, published by Macmillan in October 1915 (the second printing of the first, same month as the first printing). An attractive copy of London's great astral projection and reincarnation novel. Per Sisson and Martens (p. 84) only 13,021 copies of the first edition were produced. An unusual topic for London as it deals with the out-of-body experiences of a prisoner tortured in a straight ... View more info

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BEFORE ADAM

By: London, Jack

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1907

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 316

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Fantasy bookplate of noted collector/publisher Oswald Train to front fixed endpaper. Neat mend to gutter of front endpaper, spine panel darkened, titles mostly illegible else a solid VERY GOOD copy.


B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 242 pages; Original rough weave tan cloth illustrated with footprints View more info

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THE GAME

By: London, Jack

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1905

Edition: First US Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 373

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Original owners signature (murray M McGuire) written inside front cover on pastedown.


Second issue with 1/16 inch stamp above copyright "Metropolitan Magazine Co", states printing was June 1905. Has frontispiece with protective tissue and all other illustration present. 6 pages advertisements at rear. Gilt top edge. Pictorial endpapers. Ribbed green cloth with red letters on cover, gilt letters on spine. ; 8vo; 182 pages View more info

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BUDDENBROOKS

By: Mann, Thomas

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Knopf: 1924

Edition: First US Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 209

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket; Bound in black cloth with title in purple, light wear to the edges, volume 1 top front edge has a 2 inch stretch of cloth worn through to the board, both volumes have book plates and initials embossed on ffep; patterned endpapers and top edge dyed black, tight and clean copies.


Vol. 2VOLS; 8vo View more info

CHRONICLE OF A DEATH FORETOLD

By: Marquez, Gabriel Garcia

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1983

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 281

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Has the first issue point of referring to '100 days of solitude' instead of 100 years on front DJ flap. ; 8vo View more info