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The River Runs Uphill

By: Aickman, Robert.

Price: $72.00

Publisher: Leyburn, Tartarus: 2014

Edition: First Expanded Edition

Seller ID: 56952

ISBN: 1905784686

Condition: Fine


1st expanded edition, limited to 350 cloth copies, Fine in Fine DJ. The second volume of Aickman's autobiography - A Story of Success and Failure. View more info

Upstream at the Mill

By: Baker, Denys Val

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, William Kimber: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0057188

ISBN: 071830098X

Condition: Fine


1st edition, Fine in Fine DJ. Biography by well known ghost story writer View more info

As I Remember It

By: Cabell, James Branch.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, McBride: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 58749

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition, Near Fine in price-clipped Very Good DJ with faded spine. "Some Epilogues on Recollection" View more info

Lovecraft Remembered

By: Cannon, Peter (Editor).

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Sauk City, Arkham House: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 58543

ISBN: 0870541730

Condition: Fine


1st edition, Fine in Fine DJ. View more info

Gustave Dore: Adrift on Dreams of Splendor

By: Dan Malan

Price: $48.00

Publisher: St Louis, Malan Classical Enterprises: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0058816

ISBN: 0963113585

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition, slightly bumped at top & bottom of spine, Near Fine in Near Fine DJ. "A Comprehensive Biography & Bibliography" 352 pages. View more info

Time & Chance

By: De Camp, L. Sprague.

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Hampton Falls, Donald M. Grant: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 58610

ISBN: 1880418320

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition, small tear to cloth, Near Fine in Fine DJ. "An Autobiography" View more info

Les Oeuvres De Monsieur De Crebillon, Nouvelle Edition (Three Volumes)

By: De Crebillon, Prosper Jolyot

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Houart & Moreau: 1749

Edition: Nouvelle Edition

Seller ID: 0056565

Condition: See Description


All volumes have rubbing and wear to extremities, some browning to endpapers, fading to gilt stamping on spines. Volume II has cracked leather at the joint. All have bookplates of William Lee Hartwell, presumably Sir William Lee, 4th Baronet (1726-1799) of Buckinghamshire. Text is in French. View more info

Over My Shoulder

By: Eshbach, Lloyd Arthur.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Oswald Train: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 59001

Condition: Fine


1st edition, Fine in Very Good DJ with small tear. "Reflections on a Science Fiction Era" View more info

Horace Ward Bailey Vermonter

By: Fish, Frank L.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Rutland, Vermont, Privately Printed: 1914

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 0050662

Condition: Good Plus


Number 95 of a limited edition of 125 copies. Leather is worn at extremities with tattering to top edge. Worn through to boards at corners. Marbled endpapers, gilt top edge. Gift inscription on ffep. View more info

Elvis: His Life and Music with 4 CDs and Session Notes

By: Frew, Tim

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Friedman/Fairfax: 1994

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 0057283

ISBN: 1567991203

Condition: Fine


This set consists of the hardcover book and a hardcover folder containing four CDs and a booklet of session notes. These are all in a slipcase with a paste-down photo label of Elvis. The spine is numbered 30099. View more info

Some of My Heroes are Ladies: Women, Ages 85 to 101, tell About Life in the Texas Panhandle

By: George, Louise Carroll

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Gateway Press: 2003

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: 0057978

Condition: Near Fine


Bookmark with photos of the women interviewed laid in. 285pp. View more info

Si Le Grain Ne Meurt

By: Gide, Andre

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Paris, Librarie Gallinard: 1924

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 0057564

Condition: Very Good


Three volumes, complete. The text had first been printed a few years earlier, in an edition limited to 13 copies for private distribution. Each volume is one of only 550 numbered copies printed on fine Van Gelder paper. This set is number 385. The binding is three quarter brown polished morocco, top edge gilt, spines lettered in gilt, marbled boards, marbled endpapers of a different pattern and raised bands by L. Malcorps. The original wrappers and spine have been bound in. Edgewear, Very Good. View more info

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Calamity Jane (Legends of the West)

By: Gilbert, Sara

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Mankato, MN, Creative Education: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0049718

ISBN: 1583413375

Condition: Fine


Glossy pictorial boards. View more info

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Annie Oakley (Legends of the West)

By: Gilbert, Sara

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Mankato, MN, Creative Education: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0049719

ISBN: 1583413340

Condition: Fine


Glossy pictorial boards. View more info

A Pound of Paper

By: John Baxter

Price: $32.00

Publisher: London, Doubleday: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0058841

ISBN: 0385603681

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition, small stain to foredge, Near Fine in Fine DJ. View more info

The Ebony Princesses of the Portland Rose Festival 1967-1982

By: Lenora C. Morris

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Morris Scholarship, Inc.: 1982

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 0056619

Condition: Very Good (see description)


Three tiny stains of cover and light edgewear. View more info

The City Lights Pocket poets series: A descriptive bibliography

By: Ralph T Cook

Price: $38.00

Publisher: La Jolla, CA, L. McGilvery/Atticus Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0058506

ISBN: 0910938903

Condition: Very Good


1st edition, cloth state, slight edgewear & foxing, Very Good. View more info

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Artemus Ward (Charles Farrar Ward)

By: Seitz, Don C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by the Author

Seller ID: 0050655

Condition: Very Good


Prefvious owner's bookplate and a small bit of foxing on endpapers. Inscribed an signed by the author on the ffep. Deckled edges with gilt top edge. View more info

Letters, written by the late Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin; and Several of His Friends. From the Year 1703 to 1740 [1742].

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, T. Davies, C. Bathurst et al.: 1768

Edition: Sixth Edition/New Edition

Seller ID: 0056564

Condition: See Description


Volumes 1-3 (sixth edititon) printed in 1768, with notes by John Hawkesworth and covers the years through 1740. Printed for T. Davies, et al. Volumes 4-6 (new edition, corrected) printed in 1775, collected and revised by Deane Swift covers the years through 1742. Printed for C. Bathurst et al. All volumes have had the volume numbers on the spine removed. V. 1 & 3 have cracked leather at the joints, V. 2 has wormhole not affecting text and joint is cracked. V. 4 has cracked joint. V. 5 has cracked joint with leather starting to peel. V. 6 has half of title on spine missing. (see photo) View more info

La Secchia Rapita Di Alessandro Tassoni

By: Tassoni, Alessandro

Price: $240.00

Publisher: Parigi, Marcello Prault: 1768

Seller ID: 0056566

Condition: See Description


Wear to extremities and some loss of gilt decoration. Unusual blue endpapers. All edged gilt. Evidence of a tiny amount of insect damage at the joint and inside gutter. Text in Italian. View more info