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PITMAN'S SHORTHAND DICTIONARY

By: Pitman, Sir Isaac

Price: $24.99

Publisher: Isaac Pitman & Sons: 1899

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 102212

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover binding with1/4 maroon textured cloth with gold leather insets; gold gilt lettering on spine; bevelled edges; one tiny pinhole on spine edge. Previous owners name and date (1899) neatly on endpaper plus the orginal price. No other marks or writing. Four lined pages and ads in back of book. Minimal edge wear. Lovely condition. ; A dictionary of the symbols used in phonography or a system of shorthand developed by Isaac Pitman. ; 5 x 7; 299 pages View more info

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PLUTARCH'S LIVES, VOL 2 OF 3

By: Plutarch

Price: $8.99

Publisher: London, J M Dent: 1932

Seller ID: 147450

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Library sticker on spine of dust jacket. Library bookplate on endpaper plus previous owners name. Library stamp on top page edges. ; Everyman's Library; Ex-Library; Vol. 408 View more info

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HELENE OF THE YUKON

By: Pollock, Elden

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Argus Press: 1940

Seller ID: 135193

Condition: Good


Stapled paper wraps. Binding tight with moderate edge wear. Page edges lightly soiled. No marks or writing. Scan shows actual copy. ; 257 pages View more info

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THADDEUS OF WARSAW

By: Porter, Jane (Miss)

Price: $5.99

Publisher: New York Publishing Co: 1895

Seller ID: 146101

Condition: Fair


Burgundy cloth hardcover binding with heavy edge wear at corners and a stained back cover. Pages are tanned and some are brittle. Christmas gift inscription dated 1895. View more info

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STRAIGHT DOWN A CROOKED LANE

By: Porter, Martha Byrd

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Richmond, VA, The John Marshall Press: 1945

Seller ID: 644

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Fourth Printing. A comical story of a Richmond, VA physican and his wife. Book has tight binding, book plate on inside front cover, and some shelfwear. DJ has some chipping and small closed tears along edges. Also, some mild smudges and small loss in corners. ; Wood engraving; 233 pages View more info

HISTORY OF THE REIGN OF FERDINAND AND ISABELLA, THE CATHOLIC Volume 2

By: Prescott, William H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, American Stationers' Company: 1838

Seller ID: 13941

Condition: Very Good


Ownership notation inside cover dated 1838. Gift inscription on FFEP. Pencil sketches on free endpapers. Some light foxing. Area about 1/2" x 1" gnawed on top page edges. Spine edge split in four small areas. Dk. Green binding. ; 6 x 9 3/4; 509 pages View more info

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ANGEL PAVEMENT With a Foreword by Sinclair Lewis

By: Priestley, J B

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, The Press of the Readers Club: 1942

Seller ID: 14019

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Spotting to top page edges otherwise book very good condition. ; View more info

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THE NYMPH AND THE LAMP

By: Raddall, Thomas H

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Little, Brown & Company: 1950

Seller ID: 147288

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Name stamp (twice) , bookplate & old price all on the front endpapers. ; Book Club Edition View more info

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THE SOJOURNER

By: Rawlings, Marjorie Kinan

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Peoples Book Club: 1953

Seller ID: 141640

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Book Club Edition View more info

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PARRISH

By: Savage, Mildred

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1958

Seller ID: 138519

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Book Club Edition View more info

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THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, SHAKESPEARE'S COMEDY OF Edited, with Notes by William J Rolfe

By: Shakespeare, William

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1891

Seller ID: 145326

Condition: Very Good


Orange-red binding with gold-gilt lettering. Missing endpaper. No apparent marks or writing. ; 5 x 6.75; 173 pages View more info

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IN HIS STEPS What Would Jesus Do?

By: Sheldon, Charles

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: N.D.

Seller ID: 145511

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Nice, clean older reprint copy with Very Good dust jacket. No marks or writing. ; 245 pages View more info

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LORD VANITY

By: Shellabarger, Samuel

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Little, Brown & Company: 1953

Seller ID: 147294

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Hardcover, no dust jacket. Spine background color is faded. View more info

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ANGLO-AMERICAN MEMORIES

By: Smalley, George W

Price: $12.99

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1911

Seller ID: 118554

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Navy blue binding tight and straight; one small spot of front hinge broken, the rest complete and unbroken; top edge of spine worn; gold-gilt top of page edges worn; gold-gilt lettering on spine a little dulled, but very readable. No marks or writing. ; 441 pages View more info

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THE AGONY AND THE ECSTASY A Biographical Novel of Michelangelo

By: Stone, Irving

Price: $8.99

Publisher: London, Collins: 1964

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 147018

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Dust jacket has several tears along top and bottom edges. British edition. View more info

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THE WOMAN'S EXCHANGE OF SIMPKINSVILLE

By: Stuart, Ruth McEnery

Price: $10.99

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1899

Seller ID: 537

Condition: Good


Blue-green Cloth with silver lettering and decoration. Bottom corners split with boards showing otherwise light edge wear. Gift notation on endpaper. Nice, little pocket-size book. Story set in post-Civil War era Arkansas. ; Little Books by Famous Writers; 16mo; 74 pages View more info

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THE NORTHERN CORRESPONDENT Vol IV of Brief Chronicles 1831-1851

By: Stubbs, Jean

Price: $9.99

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11899

ISBN: 0312578954

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very Good Hardcover in Very Good DJ with light edge wear and a few short closed tears. A small random pen mark on bottom page edges, otherwise no marks or writing. Fourth volume in the Howarth saga. Stated First US Edition with full number line on back of title page. ; ; 374 pages View more info

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THE PROSE WORKS OF WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY: CATHERINE, MAJOR GAHAGAN ETC.

By: Thackeray, William Makepeace

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, J M Dent & Co: 1903

Seller ID: 37191

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Light green cloth binding with gold-gilt decoration and lettering. Spine color faded to light brown, but title bright. No wear to edges, no boards showing.. Corner slightly bumped. Deckled page edges. Gold-gilt top edge. Binding straight and tight. Some scattered foxing to interior pages. Some pages uncut. All illustrations present. ; Contains: Catherine, Rebecca and Rowen, Major Gahagan, Sultan Stork, and The Fatal Boots. ; 12mo; 459 pages View more info

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VANITY FAIR A Novel Without a Hero

By: Thackeray, William Makepeace

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Spencer Press: N.D.

Seller ID: 147090

Condition: Good


Brown binding with green and gold-gilt spine. No marks or writing. View more info

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THE MASQUERADER

By: Thurston, Katherine Cecil

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1904

Seller ID: 130727

Condition: Good


A couple of water marks on the cover. View more info