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ONE SUMMER

By: [Howard, Blanche Willis; 1847-1898]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston: James R. Osgood & Company, 1876.: 1876.

Seller ID: 15740

Condition: Good


Boston: James R. Osgood & Company, 1876.. 1876.. Good. - Small octavo, rust brown cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine. The binding is rubbed, bumped & slightly cocked. There is a white stain to the front cover & some black ink staining to the bottom edge of the front cover & to the spine. 254 pages. The front hinge is just starting. There is an owner's ink name & date on the flyleaf. There is light staining to the top corners of a number of pages with occasional light staining elsewhere in the book. Good. An early edition.Blanche Willis Howard [aka Blanche W. Teufel] was a be... View more info

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MR. NIGHTINGALE'S DIARY: A Farce in One Act. By Charles Dickens.

By: [Lemon, Mark]. Dickens, Charles.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1877.: 1877.

Seller ID: 36993

Condition: Good


- 12mo, 4-3/4 inches high by 3-3/8 inches wide. Attractively rebound into maroon morocco titled in gilt with raised bands on the spine and with the original terra-cotta cloth covers, titled & decorated in gilt & black, bound in. The top edge is gilt. Marbled endpapers and gilt inner dentelles further enhance the binding. The book is housed in a handsome silk-lined black & maroon cloth slipcase backed with a maroon calf spine with a gilt titled label on the spine. The leather covers are detached with minor wear to the corners and the head and tail of the spine. 96 pages, illustrated with a fine... View more info

THYSIA: AN ELEGY

By: [Luce, Morton]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London: George Bell and Sons, 1909.: 1909.

Seller ID: 16174

Condition: Good


London: George Bell and Sons, 1909.. 1909.. Good. - Small quarto [5-7/8 inches high by 4-5/8 inches wide], dark gray cloth titled in gilt on the front cover. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped. There are several stains to the rear cover & there is a stain near the head of the spine with a small area of the surface rubbed away. 56 pages plus 2-page ad for the book. Illustrated with a brown-and-white frontispiece with a tissue guard. The endpapers & the verso of the flyleaf are somewhat darkened. There is offsetting from the frontispiece to the title & the tissue guard is creased. There is o... View more info

CALDERON, THE COURTIER: A Tale

By: [Lytton, Edward Bulwer]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New-York: Harper & Brothers, 82 Cliff-Street, 1838.: 1838.

Seller ID: 4108

Condition: Good


New-York: Harper & Brothers, 82 Cliff-Street, 1838.. 1838.. Good. - Octavo, soft bound in gray wraps with a printed label on the front wrap. The wraps are chipped & stained with small pieces out. The back strip is perished & the lower half of the front wrap is detached. There is a heavy stain to the top edge of the label, partially affecting 2 letters of the title. 60 pages plus 12-page publisher's catalog. There is scattered foxing & light staining & a number of page corners are lightly creased. Good working example only. First separate and first U.S. edition. Scarce wraps issue. First Ed... View more info

A TRAP TO CATCH A SUNBEAM. By the Author of "Only," "Old Jolliffe," and "Sequel to Old Jolliffe." Author's Edition

By: [MacKarnes, Mrs.]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston and Cambridge: James Munroe and Company, 1850.: 1850.

Seller ID: 1691

Condition: Good


Boston and Cambridge: James Munroe and Company, 1850.. 1850.. Good. - Small octavo, limp brown cloth decorated in blind and titled in gilt. The covers are stained with a tiny chip to the spine. 60 pages and a 12 page publisher's catalog. The top corners of the first 10 leaves are dampstained. A good copy. The second edition. View more info

THE TRIUMPHS OF TIME. THE PREVISIONS OF LADY EVELYN; WITH THE CONCLUSION. By the Author of "Two Old Men's Tales," Emilia Wyndham," &c

By: [Marsh, Anne; and Kingsley, Charles]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London: Simms and M'Intyre, 1849.: 1849.

Seller ID: 1259

Condition: Very good


London: Simms and M'Intyre, 1849.. 1849.. Very good. - 348 pages bound in with the floral-decorated series title for "The Parlour Library XXVI. The Triumphs of Time by the Author of 'Two Old Men's Tales,' &c."First edition of the Third part.Parts 1 and 2 of "The Previsions of Lady Evelyn" by novelist Anne Marsh [1791-1874] were first published in 1844 as part of "The Triumphs of Time". The third, and concluding, part was published here (in 1849) for the first time. [See Wolff #4557]. Together with: YEAST: A Problem. By the Author of Alton Locke. Copyright Editi... View more info

THORPE REGIS: A Novel. By the Author of "The Rose-Garden" and "Unawares."

By: [Peard, Frances Mary]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1874.: 1874.

Seller ID: 13972

Condition: Good


Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1874.. 1874.. Good. - Octavo, rust brown cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine with decorative bands in blind around the spine & both covers. The covers are rubbed & bumped with soiling to the rear cover. The spine is darkened with the head lightly chipped. There is some heavy rubbing down the center of the spine, slightly affecting the titling. Half-title, title & 432 pages. Illustrated with a black-and-white title vignette. There is an owner's ink name and date stamp on the flyleaf. There is a tear to page 3. There is some light foxing to the preliminaries... View more info

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PAUL PRY'S JOURNAL OF A RESIDENCE AT LITTLE PEDLINGTON.

By: [Poole, John; 1786?-1872].

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: E. L. Carey & A. Hart, 1836.: 1836.

Seller ID: 33208

Condition: Good


- Small octavo, tan paper covered boards backed with black cloth with a printed paper label on the spine. The boards are rubbed & bumped with the paper chipped around the edges. The spine is heavily rubbed with the head chipped & some staining to the upper half. The label is stained & mostly rubbed away, affecting the titling. 4-page publisher's catalog & 191 pages. The front hinge is starting. There are some pencil notations on the front pastedown & endpaper with an owner's bookplate on the pastedown. There is a tear to the rear endpaper & its bottom corner is creased. There is scattered stai... View more info

THE EDITOR: (A Journal of Information for Literary Workers). Vol. V No. 4 April, 1897. Volume VIII No. 1 July, 1898. Vol. VIII No. 2 August 1898. 3 issues

By: [Stone, Herbert S.]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: (Franklin, OH: The Editor Publishing Company, 1897-1898).: 1897-1898).

Seller ID: 13184

Condition: Good


(Franklin, OH: The Editor Publishing Company, 1897-1898).. 1897-1898).. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wraps with pictorial ads on the rear wraps of the 1898 issues & with 2 vignettes on the front wrap of the August 1898 issue. The wraps are soiled, chipped & somewhat darkened with some small stains. There is a tear & crease to the top edge of the 1897 issue's rear wrap. Pages [97]-130 plus ads; pages [228]-265 plus ads; pages [267]-308 plus ads. The 1898 issues are illustrated with black-and- white decorations & vignettes. There is occasional soiling & the top page corners a... View more info

THE NEWCOMES: Memoirs of a Most Respectable Family. Edited by Arthur Pendennis Esqre. 2 volumes in 1

By: [Thackeray, William Makepeace.]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1855.: 1855.

Seller ID: 7326

Condition: Good


New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1855.. 1855.. Good. - Large octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The book is cocked. The binding is rubbed & bumped with some light staining. The head & tail of the spine are chipped & there is a tear to the head. vi, [i], 1 blank & pages [9]-210; and title, ii, [i], 1 blank & pages [5]-202. The text is printed in 2 columns. There is an owner's book label on the front pastedown & the same owner's inscription on the flyleaf. There is some foxing & light staining & soiling, especially to the prelims. Numerous black-and-white textual illustrati... View more info

A FOOL'S ERRAND. By One of the Fools.

By: [Tourgee, Albion).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Fords, Howard, & Hulbert, (1870).: (1870).

Seller ID: 13983

Condition: Good


- Small octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine & in black with a vignette in black on the front cover. The binding is rubbed & bumped. The tail of the spine is chipped & the head is very lightly chipped. 361 pages plus six-page publisher's catalog. There is an owner's name penciled at the top of the title page. One signature is pulled but not detached. There is foxing & light staining throughout. Good. Later printing. A novel about Reconstruction and the Ku Klux Klan. View more info

SUKEY.

By: [Walter, William Bicker]. (1796-1822).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, MA: Cummings & Hilliard, 1821.: 1821.

Seller ID: 36151

Condition: Fair


- Octavo, softcover, disbound. The wrappers are lacking & the remnants of the gray front wrap adhere to the title page along the spine. vi & 72 pages. The title page & rear endpaper are chipped & foxed and there is occasional foxing throughout. Good reading copy. First edition. First Edition. View more info

THE CHRONICLES OF GOTHAM. By the Author of "The New Gospel of Peace". Book First. (Part 1 only)

By: [White, Richard Grant]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: G. W. Carleton & Co., Publishers / London: S. Low, Son & Co., 1871.: 1871.

Seller ID: 17578

Condition: Good


New York: G. W. Carleton & Co., Publishers / London: S. Low, Son & Co., 1871.. 1871.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed orange wrappers. The binding is heavily soiled & chipped with a large piece out of the front edge of the rear wrap & smaller pieces out of the corners, edges & spine. There is creasing to the front wrap & there is a number glued to its bottom edge. 43 pages plus 4-page publisher's catalog. A bookseller's listing is glued to the front endpaper. There is a pencil mark to page 16 & the last page of the catalog is soiled with its bottom corner creased. Good working copy... View more info