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Dictionary of Quotations

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford Univ. Press, 1985:

Seller ID: 4644

VG+/VG+. Second Edition. 1,003 pp. View more info

The Recreations of Christopher North

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Phillips, Sampson and Co. 1854:

Seller ID: 5917

Complete in one volume. 307 pp. Marble end papers and cover but front cover has come off. Text is tight and clean. View more info

(Book Collecting) "Biblio" Magazine

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 7298

Near Fine. Magazine Format. the following issues are available, at $12.00 each: Nov. 1997, Vol. 2, No. 11: Feb. 1998, Vol. 3, No. 2: March 1998 Vol. 3, No. 3: April 1998, Vol. 3, No. 4: May 1998, Vol. 3, No. 5: June 1998, Vol. 3, No. 6: July 1998, Vol. 3, No.7: August 1998, vol. 3, No. 8 View more info

The Edinburgh Review (or, Critical Journal)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Archibald Constable & Co.: 1816

Seller ID: 20895

No. LIII. 276 pp. plus additional pp. of advertisements. Some of the contents include Walter Scott's discussion of the works of Jonathan Swift, S. T. Coleridge's discussion of Christabel, Kubla Khan and much more. Disbound but complete. View more info

The Hopkins Review

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Johns Hopkins Univ.: 1951

Seller ID: 26291

Summer, Vol. IV, No. 4. 72 pp. Includes I, Tobit by Van Doren, Understanding Milton by Spitzer, Understanding Spitzer by Boas and poems by E. E. Cummings, Robert Hazel, Hyan Plutzak, William Elton, Allen Kanfer and Richmond C. Beatty. View more info

The Hopkins Review

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins Univ.: 1951

Seller ID: 26292

Fall, Vol. V, No. 1. Includes Lorca and the Poetry of Death by Salinas, three poems by Ewart Milne, A Poet's Economy by Richard Chase and numerous articles. View more info

The Hopkins Review

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins Univ.: 1952

Seller ID: 26293

Winter, Vol. V, No. 2. 113 pp. Includes five poems by Peter Viereck, Ethan Brand: A Preparatory Investigation by Kenneth Burke, The Bride by Sam Wohl and more. View more info

The Hopkins Review

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins Univ.: 1953

Seller ID: 26294

Spring-Summer, Vol. VI, No. 3-4. 212 pp. Poetry by Drummond, Weiss, Hay, Farley, Ross and others, fiction by Blackwell, Bush and Kelly, essays by Poulet, Davidson, Jacobs, Lytle, Rubin and others. View more info

The G Allic War and Other Writings of Julius Caesar

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Modern Library: 1957

Seller ID: 30957

363 pp. A new translation by Moses Hadas of Columbia University. View more info

The Golden Rule and Odd Fellows Family Companion

By: N/A

Price: $250.00

Seller ID: 31456

Twenty six issues, published bi weekly from January 2, 1847 thru December 25, 1847. A newspaper dedicated to popular journalism, instruction and amusement. Bound in a single volume of 412 pp. Marble boards with brown leather spine with gilt lettering and dating against a black background on the spine. Minor foxing throughout. Scuffing on leather and upper 2" of spine missing, but not affecting the title whatsoever. Extremely scarce volume. View more info

The Growing World; or, Progresss of Civilization, and the Wonders of Natural Science, Literature and Art (Interspersed With a Useful and Entertaining Collection of Miscellany By the Best Authors of Our Day)

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: W. M. Patterson and Co.: 1885

Seller ID: 31457

512 pp. illustrated. Sold by subscription only. Tidbits of information on all sorts of subjects...great for the individual who likes to impress folks by throwing around little known facts. Black boards with gilt design on cover and spine. View more info

Brewer's Dictionary of 20th Century Phrase and Fable

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghlin Mifflin Co.: 1992

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 33573

662 pp. First published in 1870, this up to date version of the classic reference book has been compiled. It features 8,000 new words and phrases coined since 1900. The volume is considered the most informative guide to contemporary slogans and slang, idioms and catch phrases, acronyms and allusions. View more info

Shakespeare Rare Print Collection

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1900

Seller ID: 34255

Connoisseur Edition issued for subscribers to the Eversley Shakespeare and the Review of Reviews. Portfolio divided into 12 parts containing twelve loose sheets with Part 1 containing 14 loose sheets, Parts 2, 3, 6, 8, and 10 consist chiefly of portraits of 17th to 19th century English and American actors and actresses while part 12 consists chiefly of 19th century playbill facsims. 142/146 present in the portfolio (#11 of Part XI repaired). Some sheets show edgewear.... View more info

The Travels of Zoroaster, King of the Bactrians (Composed Chiefly for the Instruction of a Young Prince)

By: N/A

Price: $2,000.00

Publisher: J. Fuller: 1753

Seller ID: 34275

Printed and sold by J. Fuller. Volume I, 273 pp. plus 3 pp. of ads. Volume II, 328 pp. Volume III, 286 pp. Leather bound with gilt design on border, raised and gilt banded spines with red morocco labels and black paste down volume labels. Designed frontis and rear inner pages. Dedicated to the Prince of Wales by the author (anonymous). All three volumes are tight and clean with very minor rubbing. Minor chipping of labels with a small piece of clear tape holding... View more info

The Naval Foundling (Volume II of Three volumes)

By: "The Old Sailor:"

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lea and Blanchard: 1839

Seller ID: 36543

214 pp. Book complete but leather boards are worn and stained with spine information worn away. Some staining, foxing and wrinkling of pages but quite readable. Scarce title. View more info

To the Edge

By: Abbott, Cameron

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Alice Street Editors: 2001

Seller ID: 28898

247 pp. A legal thriller as well as a coming of age romance. A novel of women lawyers and lesbian fiction. View more info

The Nymphos of Rocky Flats (A Novel)

By: Acevedo, Mario

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harpercollins: 2006

Seller ID: 20292

First edition and uncorrected proof. 354 pp. View more info

Hopes and Impediments (Selected Essays)

By: Achebe, Chinua

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday 1989: 1989

Seller ID: 1023

First American edition. 186 pp. F/F View more info

Dear Will (A Novel)

By: Ackerman, Karl

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Scribner: 2000

Seller ID: 29076

314 pp. Second novel by the author who writes of love lost and found through the eyes of a perplexed but charming man. View more info

History of the United States 1809 - 1817

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 1986

Seller ID: 37582

First printing. 1,436 pp including notes on the text. Blue boards with gilt lettering on spine. Encased in white slipcase with the Library of America on cover. View more info