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Image for My Escapes -by A Bachelor

My Escapes -by A Bachelor

By: A Bachelor (penname)

Price: $25.54

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: McBride, Nast & Company, 1912, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163163


-----------hardcover, a solid Very Good example, light wear and rubbing, age toning to the outer edge of the text block, business lending library label on verso of the front cover, no dustjacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

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: $115.14

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: $57.54

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: $95.94

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: $10.18

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: $12.74

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: $25.54

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: $38.34

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: $31.94

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: $29.38

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: $191.94

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 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: $10.18

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: $15.30

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 Lowlife -by Alexander Baron ( Book 1 of the London Fiction Series )( Low Life )

The Lowlife -by Alexander Baron ( Book 1 of the London Fiction Series )( Low Life )

By: Baron, Alexander

Price: $319.94

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Collins, 1963, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162561


----------hardcover, a Near Fine example, a few pages have had the corners turned, in a Very Good to Very Good+ dustjacket, a bit of light rubbing, a bit of flaking mainly at upper spine tip, a bit of age darkening to the verso of the jacket, ink name on front blank endpaper, a very nice copy of a scarce title, according to wikipedia this title is in the process of being acquired for movie rights, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a gener... 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: $127.94

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: $10.18

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: $11.46

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 A Bibliographical List of the Writings of Mr Stockton / Soft Books # 59 of 150 Copies - OLD MASTERS SERIES, Volume One ( 1 ) ( Frank R Stockton Bibliography )

A Bibliographical List of the Writings of Mr Stockton / Soft Books # 59 of 150 Copies - OLD MASTERS SERIES, Volume One ( 1 ) ( Frank R Stockton Bibliography )

By: Bell, Joe ( Joseph )/ Soft Books edition ( Frank R Stockton bibliography)

Price: $25.54

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON.: Soft Books, 1986, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162730


-----------stapled softcover, about 5.25w x 8.5h inches, a Fine example, includes additional sheetof NOTES, both the booklet and the sheet are numbered 59, unpaginated -8 pages plus NOTES sheet, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// 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: $12.74

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: $10.18

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