Published by Oxford Univ Press, NY, 2000
Trade Paperback. Condition: Fair. No Jacket. Reprint. 289 pp. Introduction and more than 60 pp. of reference notes by Oxford fellow Jeri Johnson. Dampness damage, OK as reading copy. text bright. Includes bibliongraphy, list of variants in text. A compact study edition of the 1916 debut novel that established Joyce as a pioneer of Modernism and upset literary conventions of his time. Size: 8vo -- 7.75 In Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005640
Published by W.W. Norton & Co., NY, 1958
Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good +. Reprint, 4th Printing. 320 pp. Close to new, no spine creases, text still bright, no markings. Introduction by Mary Ellen Chase. Full title is: The History and Adventures of Joseph Andrews and his Friend, Mr. Abraham Adams. This edition is part of the Norton Library series. Size: 12mo - 7.75 in. Tall.
Seller Inventory # 004623
Published by Washington Square Press (Pocket Books), NY, 1996
Mass Market Paperback. Condition: Very Good +. Reprint. 197 pp. Close to new, no creasing on spine. Clean text, no markings. Introduction by Crane scholar Donald B. Gibson. This "Enriched Classics" edition includes critical excerpts, photos of Crane, reading list, a section on literary allusions, and reference notes. First published in 1895 when Crane was 24. He died 4 years later. Size: 12mo - 6.75 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 004624
Published by P.F. Collier, NY, 1986
Leatherette. Condition: Good. No Jacket. 61st Printing. 463 pp. Ex-library copy, with card envelope. Hinge cracked at title page. Else little wear. "Discard" stamping, no markings in text. Part of the Harvard Classics series, "Deluxe edition" on sprine with black leather-like coverng and bright gilt titling. Five plays: Edward the Second by Marlowe; Shakespeare plays are Macbeth, the Tempest, King Lear and Hamlet. With introduction and notes, Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In.
Seller Inventory # 010078
Published by Mariner (Houghton Mifflin), Boston, 2004
Trade Paperback. Condition: Near Fine. 359 pp. Close to new, no markings, spine uncreased, lightly thumbed. Haunting photo of a somber McCullers on front cover. Her first novel, set in a small town in the South, earned McCullers wide acclaim for her understanding of racism and isolation. Size: 8vo -- 8.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 010316
Published by Doubleday & Co., NY, 1999
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Lawrence, D.H. (illustrator). Book Club (BCE/BOMC). 573 pp. Part of New York Public Library Collectors Editions series. Spine loose but still sturdy, light rubbing, corners bumped. Clean, no marks. Includes reproductions of D.H. Lawrence paintings, and photos of Lawrence. First printing of this edition. A story of two sisters and their lovers. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 001012
Published by Princeton/Viking, NY, 1974
Trade Paperback. Condition: Good. 6th Printing of 1969 Edition. Subtitled: Text, Criticism and Notes. A scholarsly edition edited by Robert Scholes and A. Walton Litz. Some dampness staining on first 10 pages, rest of text is clean. No markings or notes. Part of the Viking Critical Library Series. Includes 30 pages of background, 28 pp. of 11 critiques. Background sections include material on a chronology, facsimile, composition, revision of the stories, epiphanies and Epiclet; evidence of the letters.
Seller Inventory # 009301
Published by Reader's Digest Association, Pleasantville, N.Y., 1990
Leatherette Spine & Boards. Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. Mark Weakley (illustrator). Reprint. 206 pp. Handsome copy with slight bump to corners and faint rubbing on green cover title. Binding tight, text clean. 7 illustrations in green ink. Promotional card laid in. Afterword by Noel Perrin. Size: 8vo -- 9 in. Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005630
Published by Walter J. Black, Roslyn, N.Y., 1971
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Book Club -- Classics Club. 441 pp. Beige buckram cloth with scarlet spine titling and Classics Club logo. Corners bumped, bookstore stamping on front end paper, else close to fine. Text clean. Anthology containing Metaphysics, Parts of Animals, Nicomachean Ethics, Politics and Poetics. Edited by Louise Ropes Loomis. Size: 8vo -- 7.5 In Tall.
Seller Inventory # 006051
Published by Walter J. Black, Roslyn, N.Y., 1970
Cloth. Condition: Very Good +. No Jacket. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). 345 pp. Slight rubbing on spine edges. No markings, binding sturdy. A 1970 Classics Club reprint. Constance Garnett translator; edited by Lucy M. Cores. Beige cloth with red CC logo and gilt letterings against red spine label. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 002066
Published by P.F. Collier & Son, NY, 1960
Faux Leatherette. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 61st Printing. 405 pp. Slightly bumped, spine slant. Dark olive boards. Colored endpapers. Gilt stamping, with "Veritas" shield on front cover. Labeled a "deluxe edition" of "The Harvard Classics." Reprint of a Houghton Mifflin edition. Illustration of author in front. Binding firm. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 009207
Published by P.F. Collier & Son, NY, 1969
Leatherette. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 62nd Printing. 405 pp. Slightly bumped, fading on rear cover, small stray mark on title page. Colored endpapers. Gilt stamping, with "Veritas" shield on front cover. Labeled a "deluxe edition" of "The Harvard Classics." Reprint of a Houghton Mifflin edition. Illustration of author in front. Binding firm. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 001645
Published by Peter Pauper Press, Mount Vernon, N.Y.
Decorative Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Reprint. 228 pp., with glossary of archaic terms. Light soil to spine. No markings. Light wear. Decorative moorish-type diamond-shaped pattern on reddish-tan cloth. Spine gilt titling still fairly bright. Rubbing on corners. Not dated. The Tarlton Law Library at the University of Texas estimates it was published in the 1950s. More than 50 short essays on subjects ranging from age and youth to atheism. Large font and generous interlinear spacing makes this comfortable to read. Originally titled "The Essays or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Ld. Verulam, Viscount St. Albans" Size: 8vo -- -- 9.5 In.
Seller Inventory # 005605
Published by Encyclopedia Brittanica, Chicago, 1952
Cloth. Condition: Good. No Jacket. 283 pp. Moderate to heavy rubbing on spine; one rubbed dime-sized spot on lower front grey cloth cover. Text clean and fairly bright. Part of the Great Books Series, Book No. 23. "The Prince" is translated by W. K. Marriott. Nelle Fuller edited "The Prince." Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005743
Published by Grolier Enterprises, Danbury, Connecticut, 1980
Leatherette. Condition: Very Good +. No Jacket. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). 463 pp. Gilt lettering and design, all intact, on brown leatherette, gilt all edges. Slightest rubbing at top and foot of spine, corners excellent. Only marking is a gift inscription on half title page. Ribbon marker. Likely very slight reading if any, binding still tight. An anthology that contains Marlowe's Edward II and Shakespeare's Hamlet, King Lear, Macbeth and The Tempest. With footnotes, brief introductory notes for each play. Part of the Harvard Classics series by Grolier. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 002127
Published by W. B. Conkey, Chicago
Cloth. Condition: Fair. No Jacket. 349 pp. in brown cloth with faded gilt titling on spine. Dimed-sized rubbed spot and moderate scuffing along right side of front cover. Cover detached from spine, but rear joint still holding. Title pages laid in Moderate toning to text. No publication date listed. Size: 8vo -- 7.5 In Tall.
Seller Inventory # 009490
Published by Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1899
Faux Leatherette. Condition: Fair. No Jacket. 650 pp. Maroon cloth with gilt border on front board. Most of spine cloth missing beneath title and remaining spine cloth sunned. Front and back boards still attractive, with gilt lyre design intact. Binding strong. Gift inscription "To Virginia" on front endpaper. Text clean. Includes index of first lines and index of poem titles. Frontispiece of Whittier portrait still has protective tissue. Gilt on top edge. Size: 12m0 -- 6.75 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 009975
Published by PF Collier, Danbury, Connecticut, 1985
Faux Leather. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Reprint. Upper edge of spine bumped. Former library copy, with card envelope on endpaper, shelf tag on spine. . Front hinge cracked. Light wear. dark green faux leather cloth, gilt intact. Text clean and bright, no markings. Pebbled ochre endpapers. Part of the Harvard Classics series. Selected works, including Edward the Second, Hamlet, King Lear, MacBeth and The Tempest. Brief introductory note for each play. Size: 8vo.
Seller Inventory # 503004149
Published by Modern Library, NY
Cloth. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Later Printing. 683 pp. green cloth, spine somewhat faded. Corners rubbed, light bumping of spine top and bottom. Text clean and fairly bright, no writing. Binding firm.DJ darkenend and chipped on spine, half inch tear at bottom left corner of front panel. Inside of dust jacket lists 371 Modern Library titles, indicating this printing is from the 1960s. No 243 in the ML series. Photos upon request. Size: 12mo -- 7.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 007167
Published by Reader's Digest Association, Pleasantville, N.Y., 1990
Quarter Faux Leather and Board. Condition: Very Good +. No Jacket. Parker, Robert Andrew (illustrator). Reprint. 191 pp. Attractive faux leather spine with gilt titling, Himalayan Tibetan scene on cover. No markings, tight, fresh. Afterword by Warren Eyster of Louisiana State University. The classic adventure story about a plane crash in the Himalayas that leads a party to remote Shangri-La. Size: 8vo - 9.25 in.
Seller Inventory # 004765
Published by Doubleday, New York, 1998
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good +. Reprint. 383 pp. Bibliographical references. Photos and sketches. Nearly new, slight crinkling along dj edges. No markings in text, clean. A New York Public Library Collector's Edition, with introductory information on Chekhov. Includes "The Three Sisters" and 17 short stories. Suggested reading list. Size: 12mo -- 7.5 In Tall.
Seller Inventory # 004993
Published by Barnes & Noble Books, NY, 1995
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Reprint. 313 pp. Nearly new, no markings. A couple of specks on rear dust jacket panel, otherwise immaculate. 2nd printing of this modern Barnes & Noble edition of the 1928 classic of British literature. Based on 3rd manuscript. Scandalous at the time of its original publication because of its sexual frankness. Lady Constance Chatterly escapes the tedium of life on a British estate and the limitations of her wheelchair-bound husband by having an affair with a gamekeeper. Introduction by Sarah Scott. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 002602
Published by P.F. Collier, NY, 1969
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 62nd Printing. 332 pp. Tight, nearly new, black faux-leatherette cloth , with bright gilt and Harvard Veritas crest. Ochre-colored endpapers. Two small rubbed spots on upper spine edge. Contents: Essays, Civil and Moral and The New Atlantis by Francis Bacon / Areopagitica and Tractate on Education by John Milton / Religio Medici by Sir Thomas Browne. Frontispiece of Browne portrait. Part of the Harvard Classics Deluxe Edition series. Text clean, no writing.
Seller Inventory # 006076
Published by J. M Dent, London, 1897
Flexible Leather. Condition: Fair. No Jacket. 6th Edition. 127 pp . Binding still firm. Main flaw is heavy rubbing of dark red leather along 2 inch strip of front cover's upper edge, exposing the cardboard. Less severe rubbing on top and bottom edges. Gilt titling on spine intact. Frontispiece of Shakespeare, taken from the engraving by Martin Droeshout, vellum protector still in place. Binding still strong. Coats of arms on front cover and front and rear endpapers. Includes glossary and notes. A pocket- sized edition for taking to the theater. Titled as "Shakespeare's Comedy of The Tempest." Size: 16mo-- 5.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 009183
Published by Modern Library, NY, 1929
Cloth. Condition: Good +. No Jacket. 492 pp. Green cloth, spine faded from sun, dime-sized rubbed spot at mid-spine. Previous owner's gift inscription on decorative endpaper, and dated 1930. Text clean, lightly toned. Light rubbing on rear cover edges. Edited by Madeleine Boyd, and with introduction by Ernest Boyd. No jacket. Title page stamped "Sold at retail by Macy's" Size: 12mo-- 6.75 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005921
Published by International Collectors Library, Garden City NY
Simulated Leather. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued. Reprint. 214 pp. Slight rubbing on corners and spine edges, otherwise nearly new. No markings. Gilt oak leaf and acorn design on navy blue cover. Reprint of the orginal 1850 edition. Ribbon page marker. Not dated, possibly from the 1970s. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 003604
Published by Doubleday & Co., Garden City NY, 1945
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Kredel, Fritz (illustrator). Book Club. 313 pp. Yellow spine has mostly darkened to tan, light soil. Upper front corner bumped. Ship, parrot, scabbard and star graphics decorate front and rear boards. Endpapers with red designs from a variety of children's books. Three full-page illustrations in pastel colors, including a frontispiece showing Crusoe discovering the footprint. The classic tale of a shipwrecked sailor who spent 28 years in isolation on an island off South America. Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In Tall.
Seller Inventory # 007066
Published by Garden City Books, Garden City, N.Y., 1934
Cloth. Condition: Good. No Jacket. Kent, Rockwell (illustrator). Reprint. 627 pp. A modern English rendition of Chaucer by J.U. Nicolson. Brown cloth with faint embossed figure of a knight. Front hinge split but binding still firm. Light edgewear at top and foot of spine. Gilt titling on spine faded. Previous owner's note about Canterbury Cathedral jotted on half title page, no other markings. Small bleached stain lower spine; faint ring stain on front cover.Illustrated endpapers. Foxing along front hinge. Else clean. No markings in text. Introduction by Gordon Hall Gerould. Several full-page illustrations by Kent in black, white and brown. Photos available upon request. Size: 8vo - 9.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 004959
Published by Barnes & Noble, NY, 2003
Red Cloth. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good +. Reprint. 431 pp. Dark red cloth with bright gilt titling. All edges gilt. Red ribbon marking. Blacked-out spot on lower right corner of dj's front panel, small smudge on rear panel. No other markings. Text bright and readable (larger than agate). Collector's Library edition. "Complete & Unabridged." 6-pp afterword by Peter Harness. Decorative endpapers. Nice diminutive copy of the 1856 novel that scandalized the literary world with its frank account of a woman's adultery. Flaubert was put on trial for morals charges. Size: 16mo - 6 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 007045
Published by Heritage Press, NY, 1942
Cloth. Condition: Good. No Jacket. Hayter, Stanley William (illustrator). Later Edition. Soiled, faded cream spine, with reddish title blocks. Light rubbing on corners. Dampstains on boards, endpapars and some upper margins in text. A few foxing spots, but mostly clean. Binding firm. No writing.Many line drawings, endpapers show a family tree of the gods. Notes and revisions by W. H. Klapp, ed. This classic was first published in 1855. Size: 8vo -- 9.5 In Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005582