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Image for Classic Short Stories Series By FOLIO SOCIETY: American, Russian, French, Irish -4 Volumes (Rip van Winkle by Washington Irving; Outcasts of Poker Flats; Yellow Wallpaper; Self Made Cuckold; In the Twenty Ninth Century; Russian Beauty Limerick Gloves etc)

Classic Short Stories Series By FOLIO SOCIETY: American, Russian, French, Irish -4 Volumes (Rip van Winkle by Washington Irving; Outcasts of Poker Flats; Yellow Wallpaper; Self Made Cuckold; In the Twenty Ninth Century; Russian Beauty Limerick Gloves etc)

By: Abrahams, William; John Bayley; Brian Masters; Frank Delaney (introductions ) FOLIO SOCIETY Ambrose Bierce; Kate Chopin; Willa Cather; Jack London; Ernest Hemingway; Marguerite de Navarre; Marquis de Sade; Jules Verne; Jean Paul Sartre; Albert Camus; Etc

Price: $119.63

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Folio Society, 1997, 1997, 1998, 1999, 1st Folio Edition, First and 2nd Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159227


----------4 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcovers, all are illustrated, overseas shipping (anywhere outside of Canada and the USA ) will require additional charges, all are Fine copies in very slightly rubbed Near Fine slipcases, no dustjackets as issued, all 4 books are about 6.25w x 9.5h inches, all in uniform format and condition, American and Russian are 1997 and are 2nd printings, French is 1998 and is a 1st printing, Irish is 1999 and is a 1st printing ---AMERI... View more info

Image for Horatio Stubbs Series:  The Hand Reared Boy ---with A Soldier Erect ---with A Rude Awakening ---3 Volumes ---Book 1, 2 and 3 of the Trilogy ---by Brian Aldiss ---all Signed

Horatio Stubbs Series: The Hand Reared Boy ---with A Soldier Erect ---with A Rude Awakening ---3 Volumes ---Book 1, 2 and 3 of the Trilogy ---by Brian Aldiss ---all Signed

By: Aldiss, Brian W ( Signed )(Pseudonyms: Jael Cracken, Peter Pica, John Runciman, C.C. Shackleton, Arch Mendicant, & "Doc" Peristyle )

Price: $59.78

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Corgi, 1979, 1st Paperback Editions, First and Later Printings: 1979

Edition: Later and/or First Printings

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 138478


-----------3 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), paperbacks, all are Corgi editions, all are signed and dated 1989 by ALDISS, all in uniform format, a bit of light wear but very nice copies of this erotic romp trilogy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for We Walk Alone Through Lesbos' Lonely Groves ---a Signed Copy

We Walk Alone Through Lesbos' Lonely Groves ---a Signed Copy

By: Aldrich, Ann (aka Marijane Meaker / Vin Packer / M E Kerr ) (Signed)

Price: $99.68

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticutt, Greenwich, CT: Fawcett Gold Medal # 509, 1956, 1st Edition, 2nd printing, Canadian Imprint: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 149825


----------paperback,a solid Good copy, some light wear, a bit of age toning to paper, signed and dated by Aldrich on title page without inscription, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Nelson Algren's Book of Lonesome Monsters

Nelson Algren's Book of Lonesome Monsters

By: Algren, Nelson ( Joseph Heller; Joan Kerckhoff; Bruce Jay Friedman; Bernard Farbar; H E F Donohue; George P Elliott; Brock Brower; Hughes Rudd; James Blake; Saul Bellow; Chandler Brossard; Thomas Pynchon

Price: $10.57

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Panther, 1964, 1st UK Edition, First Printing: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 139777


-----------paperback, a solid Good copy, browning to the paper, crease on front and rear covers, contents include: Preface / and / The House of the Hundred Grassfires By Algren; Entropy By Thomas Pynchon; The Closing of This Door Must be Oh, So Gentle By Chandler Brossard; World Full of Great Cities By Joseph Heller; Talk to Me, Talk to Me By Joan Kerckhoff; Hundred Dollar Eyes By Bernard Farbar; The Man Who Knew What Ethiopia Should Do About Her Water Table By H E F Do... View more info

Image for Nelson Algren's Own Book of Lonesome Monsters (inc. Among the Dangs; Man Who Knew What Ethiopia Should Do About Her water Table; Entropy; House of the Hundred Grassfires; etc)

Nelson Algren's Own Book of Lonesome Monsters (inc. Among the Dangs; Man Who Knew What Ethiopia Should Do About Her water Table; Entropy; House of the Hundred Grassfires; etc)

By: Algren, Nelson (ed) Joseph Heller; Joan Kerckhoff; Bruce Jay Friedman; Bernard Farbar; H E F Donohue; George P Elliott; Brock Brower; Thomas Pynchon; Chandler Brossard; Saul Bellow; James Blake; Hughes Rudd

Price: $13.23

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Lancer Books, 1962, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161312


-----------paperback, a solid Good copy, overall wear and rubbing, cover crease, spine creases, age toning to paper, this contains:Preface /and / The House of the Hundred Grassfires by Algren; Talk to me, Talk to Me by Kerckhoff; Show Biz Connections by Friedman; Hundred Dollar Eyes by Farbar; The Man Who Knew What Ethiopia Should Do about Her Water Table by Donohue; Among the Dangs by Elliott; Peacetime by Brower; The Shores of Schizophrenia by Rudd; Day of the Allig... View more info

Image for Map of the Invisible World ---by Tash Aw -a Signed Copy

Map of the Invisible World ---by Tash Aw -a Signed Copy

By: Aw, Tash (signed)

Price: $26.53

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland and Stewart ( M&S ), 2009, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157337


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription and dated in the year of publication by the author, looks new, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Thirtieth Year:  Stories By Ingeborg Bachmann ( Youth in an Austrian Town; The Thirtieth Year; Everything; Among Murderers and Madmen; A Step Towards Gomorrah; A Wildermuth; Undine Goes )( 30th )

The Thirtieth Year: Stories By Ingeborg Bachmann ( Youth in an Austrian Town; The Thirtieth Year; Everything; Among Murderers and Madmen; A Step Towards Gomorrah; A Wildermuth; Undine Goes )( 30th )

By: Bachmann, Ingeborg, Translated By Michael Bullock

Price: $39.83

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Holmes and Meier, 1987, 1st Edition thus, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155153


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, a bit of rubbing to boards, a bit of sunning to upper edge of boards, a few very small splash marks on rear blank endpaper, this contains: Youth in an Austrian Town; The Thirtieth Year; Everything; Among Murderers and Madmen; A Step Towards Gomorrah; A Wildermuth; Undine Goes, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Louisa Murray and Other Tales

Louisa Murray and Other Tales

By: Baker, Mrs F M

Price: $33.18

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y / New York.: C L Stickney, 1846, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 141500


------------hardcover, about 4 x 6.25 inches, a solid Good copy in brown cloth, pencil inscription dated 1850 on front endpaper, a bit of foxing and age toning to paper, a nice little vintage copy of a scarce title from a seldom seen publisher, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A House Boat on the Styx, Being Some Account of the Divers Doings of The Associated Shades -by John Kendrick Bangs ( 1923 Edition in Dustjacket )( Diverse )

A House Boat on the Styx, Being Some Account of the Divers Doings of The Associated Shades -by John Kendrick Bangs ( 1923 Edition in Dustjacket )( Diverse )

By: Bangs, John Kendrick (aka Anne Warrington Witherup )

Price: $30.52

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Harper & Brothers / Harpers, 1923, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160013


-----------hardcover, red cloth, a solid Very Good+ example with a wee bit of very light edge wear, in an attractive Good dustjacket with some chips and very short tears predominately at the spine tips , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Cleaning Up:  Birmingham Science Fiction Club / Novacon 17 ---by Iain M Banks ---a Signed Copy

Cleaning Up: Birmingham Science Fiction Club / Novacon 17 ---by Iain M Banks ---a Signed Copy

By: Banks, Iain M (signed) / Novacon 17 Special / Birmingham Science Fiction Club ( Ian )

Price: $199.43

Publisher: Birmingham, England, Birmingham, UK: Birmingham Science Fiction Club / Novacon 17, 1987, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 141563


-----------trade paperback size chapbook, a Near Fine/Fine copy, signed by Banks without inscription, # 404 of 500 copies, a sharp copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Cleaning Up:  Birmingham Science Fiction Club / Novacon 17 ---by Iain M Banks ---a Signed Copy

Cleaning Up: Birmingham Science Fiction Club / Novacon 17 ---by Iain M Banks ---a Signed Copy

By: Banks, Iain M (signed) / Novacon 17 Special / Birmingham Science Fiction Club ( Ian )

Price: $132.93

Publisher: Birmingham, England, Birmingham, UK: Birmingham Science Fiction Club / Novacon 17, 1987, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 156191


-----------trade paperback size chapbook, a Near Fine / Fine copy, signed by Banks without inscription, # 433 of 500 copies, a sharp copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Room and a Half:  Toronto Star Weekly Novel, November 26, 1966

A Room and a Half: Toronto Star Weekly Novel, November 26, 1966

By: Banks, Lynne Reid / Toronto Star Weekly Novel

Price: $10.57

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Toronto Star Weekly Novel, November 26, 1966 , 1st Edition, First Printing: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154338


-----------newsprint, about 11 x 16 inches, folded once, a solid Good copy, the Toronto Star Weekly would include a stapled insert in the Saturday paper printing a full length novel, newsprint is starting to brown, some short tears, a sound copy, 12 pages total of newspaper size paper with very small print, states FIRST PUBLICATION ANYWHERE, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Night They Raided Minsky's -by Rowland Barber ( Gregori Burlesque Cover Art )

The Night They Raided Minsky's -by Rowland Barber ( Gregori Burlesque Cover Art )

By: Barber, Rowland

Price: $15.89

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Avon # S-102 ( Canadian Imprint ), 1960 (actually 1964 ), 1st Avon Edition, First Printing: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161068


---------- paperback, a solid Very Good copy, some light rubbing, ---age toning to paper, nice burlesque-y cover art, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Shakespeare Phrase Book -by John Bartlett -a Signed Copy ( William Shakespeare Quotes / Quotations )

The Shakespeare Phrase Book -by John Bartlett -a Signed Copy ( William Shakespeare Quotes / Quotations )

By: Bartlett, John (signed) ( William Shakespeare )

Price: $132.93

Publisher: Boston, Massachussetts, Boston, MA: Little, Brown, 1881, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1881

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157263


-----------hardcover, about 5.5 x 7.5 inches, brown cloth with gilt lettering, a solid Very Good copy with a bit of light tip wear, small bump on edge of rear board, a solid binding, ink name on front endpaper, this copy has been signed on the verso of the cover "Ellen M Lane from the Author Nov 10th 1881" (I am guessing that the middle initial is an "M" ---it may be a "W" or an "H" or some other letter), as well this has been signed on th... View more info

Image for I See By My Outfit ---by Peter S Beagle ( 1st Ballantine Edition )

I See By My Outfit ---by Peter S Beagle ( 1st Ballantine Edition )

By: Beagle, Peter S

Price: $10.57

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Ballantine, 1966, 1st paperback Edition, First Printing: 1966

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 138904


----------paperback, a Very Good+ copy, a nice copy of this vintage edition, store stamp, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photor View more info

Image for The Intruder -by Charles Beaumont

The Intruder -by Charles Beaumont

By: Beaumont, Charles ( Pen Name for Charles Nutt )

Price: $11.90

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Dell Edition # F94, 1959, 1st Printing, Canadian Imprint: 1959

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 138661


-----------paperback, a solid Good copy, some spine and cover creases but still a solid copy, some age toning to paper, a novel about racism in the South, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Eddie and the Archangel Mike ---by Barry Benefield  ( Armed Services Edition / ASE # 710 )

Eddie and the Archangel Mike ---by Barry Benefield ( Armed Services Edition / ASE # 710 )

By: Benefield, Barry

Price: $13.23

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Armed Services Edition / ASE, no date (circa 1942 ), 1st ASE Edition, First Printing: 1942

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 135731


----------oblong paperback size softcover, about 5.5 x 3.75 inches, a solid Good copy, some wear and light creases, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Eddie and the Archangel Mike ---by Barry Benefield  ( Armed Services Edition / ASE # 710 )

Eddie and the Archangel Mike ---by Barry Benefield ( Armed Services Edition / ASE # 710 )

By: Benefield, Barry

Price: $10.57

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Armed Services Edition / ASE, no Date (circa 1942 ), 1st ASE Edition, First Printing: 1942

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 135732


----------oblong paperback size softcover, about 5.5 x 3.75 inches, a Fair copy only, heavy wear and creases, no lettering on the spine, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Untold Stories -by Alan Bennett (inc. The Lady in the Van; Written on the Body; Diaries; The History Boys; Denton Welch; )( Plays, Radio, TV, Art Architecture Authors, etc)

Untold Stories -by Alan Bennett (inc. The Lady in the Van; Written on the Body; Diaries; The History Boys; Denton Welch; )( Plays, Radio, TV, Art Architecture Authors, etc)

By: Bennett, Alan

Price: $13.23

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Faber and Faber / Profile Books, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159212


----------hardcover, about 6w x 9.5h inches, a Near Fine copy, in a Near Fine dustjacket with a very small nick on one edge, 658 pages, b&w photos, one colour illustration, ---"An instant bestseller in the U.K., "Untold Stories" brings together the finest and funniest writing by one of England's best-known literary figures. In his first major collection since "Writing Home, " Alan Bennett opens with a poignant memoir of growing up in Leeds and closes... View more info

Image for The Honeymoon:  A Play in Three Acts ---by Arnold Bennett  ( 3 )

The Honeymoon: A Play in Three Acts ---by Arnold Bennett ( 3 )

By: Bennett, Arnold

Price: $39.83

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: George H Doran, 1912, 1st Uniform Edition, First Printing: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161743


----------hardcover, about 5.25w x 7.75h inches, a Very Good+ example with some age toning to the edges of the boards, some browning to the outer edges of the text block, a very tidy copy overall, in the scarce dustjacket which has some small chips and short tears with a bit of loss at spine tips, a, a few pages have been unevenly cut and have some small chips/loss along the fore edge, ny image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info