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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: $12.74

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: $38.34

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

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Selected Letters of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

By: Bigelow, Gordon E and Laura V Monti (editors), Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Price: $16.58

Publisher: Florida, Gainesville, Florida: University of Florida ( Presses ), 1983, 1st edition, First Printing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 143265


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket, 414 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Time Pieces - POEMS ---by Michael Bishop

Time Pieces - POEMS ---by Michael Bishop

By: Bishop, Michael

Price: $24.26

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachussetts, Cambridge, MA: Edgewood Press, 1988, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 134526


----------trade paperback, a Fine copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Time Pieces - POEMS ---by Michael Bishop

Time Pieces - POEMS ---by Michael Bishop

By: Bishop, Michael

Price: $31.94

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachussetts, Cambridge, MA: Edgewood Press, 1988, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 139350


----------trade paperback, a Fine copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Which Way to Mecca, Jack ? -by William Peter Blatty (The 1st LANCER Paperback )

Which Way to Mecca, Jack ? -by William Peter Blatty (The 1st LANCER Paperback )

By: Blatty, William Peter

Price: $19.14

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Lancer # 70-001, 1960 (actually 1962 ), 1st Paperback Edition, 1st Printing: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160050


------------paperback, a POOR copy only, overall wear, short tears at spine tips, ink writing on verso of front cover, two pages have had pieces torn out of them and those pieces are missing, one other page is torn from the fore edge to the spine and has a small chip as well, offered as a filler copy only for the Lancer/Paperback collector as this is the very 1st Lancer pb issued, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Cheetah-Girl ( Being the MS. Not Published with the Collection Under the Title of The Purple Sapphire ) - Deposited By the Professor of Physiology in the University of Cosmopoli  - Tartarus Press -one of 99 Copies

The Cheetah-Girl ( Being the MS. Not Published with the Collection Under the Title of The Purple Sapphire ) - Deposited By the Professor of Physiology in the University of Cosmopoli - Tartarus Press -one of 99 Copies

By: Blayre, Christopher ( Heron-Allen, Edward ) ( Tartarus Press - R B Russell ( Ray ) - signed letter by Russell on Tartarus Press letterhead )

Price: $511.94

Publisher: Heathfield, England, Heathfield, East Sussex, UK: Tartarus Press, 1998, 1st Tartarus Press Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed Letter

Seller ID: 144677


---------hardcover, a Near Fine copy with lower corners ever so slightly bumped, in a Near Fine dustjacket with a very small rub mark on front panel, upper edge and fore edge of text block are in gilt, ribbon marker attached as issued, marble endpapers, number 53 of 99 numbered copies from Tartarus Press, a very nice production, preceded by a 20 copy limited edition in 1923, once controversial story of human-feline miscenegation was considered too erotic for publication ... View more info

Image for Huset Vanloors Hemlighet -by Ella Boeckh-Arnold ( Swedish Edition )

Huset Vanloors Hemlighet -by Ella Boeckh-Arnold ( Swedish Edition )

By: Boeckh-Arnold, Ella, Translated By Oscar Lofgren

Price: $31.94

Publisher: Stockholm, Sweden, Stockholm, Sweden: Evangeliska Fosterlands - Stiftelsens Bokforlag, 1922, 1st Edition, First Printing (assumed): 1922

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155892


-----------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy, leather spine and tips, gilt lettering, marbled boards, marbling to the edges of the text block, gift inscription dated 1923, I am assuming that this is fiction, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for NINE VOLUMES: Abortion; Revenge of the Lawn; In Watermelon Sugar; Trout Fishing in America; Pill Versus the Springhill Mining Disaster; Rommel Drives on Deep Into Egypt; Confederate General from Big Sur; Hawkline Monster; Willard & His Bowling Trophies

NINE VOLUMES: Abortion; Revenge of the Lawn; In Watermelon Sugar; Trout Fishing in America; Pill Versus the Springhill Mining Disaster; Rommel Drives on Deep Into Egypt; Confederate General from Big Sur; Hawkline Monster; Willard & His Bowling Trophies

By: Brautigan, Richard ( NINE VOLUMES - One Shipping Charge )

Price: $95.94

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Editions = Pocket Books / Dell / Ballantine, 1972, 1973, 1976, 1978, 1st and Later Printings: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162502


----------9 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE), paperbacks, a bit of sunning to the spines of a few of the books ---LAWN is a Very Good+ example, Pocket Books, 1972, 2nd printing ---The ABORTION: An Historical Romance 1966 is a PB edition, a Very Good example, light wear and rubbing, 1972, 2nd printing --- BIG SUR is a Ballantine edition, Very Good+, store stamp, 1973, 1st printing --- EGYPT is a Dell edition, VG+, 1973, 1st printing --- PILL is a Dell edition, VG+, 1973, 1... View more info

Jones of the 64th: A Tale of the Battles of Assaye and Laswaree ( Sixty-Fourth Regiment )

By: Brereton, Lieutenant-Colonel F S ( Frederick Sadleir )

Price: $31.94

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Blackie and Sons edition, No Date (circa 1930 ?), 1st Printing: 1930

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153717


------------hardcover, a solid Very Good+ copy, in a lightly chipped and torn attractive dustjacket, scarce in dustjacket, jacket art and frontispiece by Harry Rainey, nice decorated boards in a scarce dustjacket, browning to endpapers, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. View more info

Image for English Lyrics of the XIIIth Century ( 13th C. / Poetry / Poems )

English Lyrics of the XIIIth Century ( 13th C. / Poetry / Poems )

By: Brown, Carleton (ed.) / Oxford at the Clarendon Press

Price: $16.58

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford, UK: Oxford University / Clarendon Press, 1971, 1st edition, Later Printing: 1971

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 151973


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket, ink name, sunning to the spine, former owner's embossed stamp, 312 pages, Contents: Sunset on Calvary Bodl MS Arch Selden supra 74; Stabat iuxta Christi Crucem Tanner MS 169; Now Comes the Blast of Winter Rawlinson MS G 22; A Warning to Sir Eode Trinity Coll Camb MS 323; The Lily with Five Leaves Trinity Coll Camb; Gaude Virgo Mater Christi Trinity Coll Camb; The Ten Commandme... View more info

Image for The Best Short Stories of John Buchan, Volume 2 ( On Cademuir Hill; A Lucid Interval; The Lemnian; Fullcircle; Moor-Song; The Loathly Opposite; Fountainblue; Wind in the Portico; Earlier Affection; Ship to Tarshish; Streams of Water in the South )

The Best Short Stories of John Buchan, Volume 2 ( On Cademuir Hill; A Lucid Interval; The Lemnian; Fullcircle; Moor-Song; The Loathly Opposite; Fountainblue; Wind in the Portico; Earlier Affection; Ship to Tarshish; Streams of Water in the South )

By: Buchan, John - Lord Tweedsmuir, Edited By David Daniell

Price: $17.86

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Michael Joseph, 1982, 1st edition, First printing: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 140292


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket, a bit of light wear mainly to the bottom edges of the boards, a tight square copy, contents include: Introduction by Daniell; On Cademuir Hill; A Lucid Interval; The Lemnian; Fullcircle; Moor-Song; The Loathly Opposite; Fountainblue; Wind in the Portico; Earlier Affection; Ship to Tarshish; Streams of Water in the South, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a ge... View more info

Image for Seacage -a Romance for Another Time in Three Voices ---by Lolah Burford ( Sea Cage )

Seacage -a Romance for Another Time in Three Voices ---by Lolah Burford ( Sea Cage )

By: Burford, Lolah

Price: $16.58

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Macmillan, 1979, 1st edition, First Printing: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148057


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket with a short crease on the front flap, slight bump on lower edge of rear board, the author's 6th and final novel, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Clockwork Orange -by Anthony Burgess (includes the 7th Chapter )

A Clockwork Orange -by Anthony Burgess (includes the 7th Chapter )

By: Burgess, Anthony

Price: $15.30

Publisher: Middlesex, England, Middlesex, UK: Penguin, 1972 (actually Circa 1990 ), Reprint ( 29th printing): 1990

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156726


-----------paperback, slightly larger than a normal sized paperback, about 5 x 8 inches, a solid Very Good+ copy, light edge wear, a bit of age toning to paper, this edition includes the 7th chapter which was not issued in the US edition, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Clockwork Orange -by Anthony Burgess (includes the 7th Chapter )

A Clockwork Orange -by Anthony Burgess (includes the 7th Chapter )

By: Burgess, Anthony

Price: $15.30

Publisher: Middlesex, England, Middlesex, UK: Penguin, 1972 (actually 1981 ), 1st Penguin Edition, Reprint ( 16th printing): 1981

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159633


-----------paperback, a solid Very Good+ copy, a wee bit of very slight edge wear, a bit of age toning to paper, a bit of sunning to the spine, this edition includes the 7th chapter which was not issued in the US edition, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Clockwork Orange ---by Anthony Burgess --- Penguin Modern Classics  Series )(includes the 7th Chapter )(includes a GLOSSARY of the NADSAT Language )

A Clockwork Orange ---by Anthony Burgess --- Penguin Modern Classics Series )(includes the 7th Chapter )(includes a GLOSSARY of the NADSAT Language )

By: Burgess, Anthony with an Introduction By Blake Morrison

Price: $19.14

Publisher: London, England, London, Uk: Penguin, 2000, 1st Penguin Modern Classics Series edition, Later Printing: 2000

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154427


-----------trade paperback, a Near Fine copy, 141 + xxiv pages, this edition contains the complete book including Chapter 7 which was eliminated from many US editions, Morrison's introduction is substantial at about 17 pages, this copy has the NADSAT GLOSSARY laid-in (a real help when reading ), any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Clockwork Orange ---by Anthony Burgess --- Penguin Modern Classics  Series (includes the 7th Chapter  )

A Clockwork Orange ---by Anthony Burgess --- Penguin Modern Classics Series (includes the 7th Chapter )

By: Burgess, Anthony with an Introduction By Blake Morrison

Price: $14.02

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Penguin, 2000, 1st Penguin Modern Classics Series edition, Later Printing: 2000

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156711


-----------trade paperback, a Very Good+ copy, 141 + xxiv pages, this edition contains the complete book including Chapter 7 which was eliminated from many US editions, Morrison's introduction is substantial at about 17 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Clockwork Orange ---by Anthony Burgess (includes a glossary of the Nadsat speak / language )

A Clockwork Orange ---by Anthony Burgess (includes a glossary of the Nadsat speak / language )

By: Burgess, Anthony, with an Afterword By Stanley Edgar Hyman

Price: $76.74

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y./ New York: W W Norton, 1963, 1st Book Club Edition: 1963

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161744


-----------hardcover, about 5.5w x 8.5h inches, a Very Good+ to Near Fine copy, a bit of foxing to the fore edge of the text block, a bit of waviness to the pages but this has not been exposed to damp so this is likely caused by a very tight binding "pulling " the pages very taut, still overall a very nice clean copy, a bit of age toning to the endpaper gutters and with a few small brown specks on the front endpaper--- in a lightly rubbed Very Good dustjacket wit... View more info

Image for surviving civilization ( A Work of Marginalia ) -by Cliff Burns -a Signed Copy

surviving civilization ( A Work of Marginalia ) -by Cliff Burns -a Signed Copy

By: Burns, Cliff (signed)

Price: $31.94

Publisher: Canada, Iqaluit, NWT / Regina, SK: Cliff Burns / Black Dog Press, 1995, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 159922


-----------softcover, about 8.25w x 5.5h inches, a Near Fine copy, 60 pages, signed by Cliff Burns, quotation praising Cliff Burns by Kim Newman on rear panel, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Interzone -by William S Burroughs -a Signed Copy ( Early Routines / Naked Lunch related)

Interzone -by William S Burroughs -a Signed Copy ( Early Routines / Naked Lunch related)

By: Burroughs, William S., (signed)(aka: William Lee ); Introduction and Edited by James Grauerholz

Price: $319.94

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Viking, 1989, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 160537


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine unread copy, in a Near Fine price clipped dustjacket, --- signed by WILLIAM S BURROUGHS without inscription, ---"In 1954 William Burroughs settled in Tangiers, finding a sanctuary of sorts in its shadowy streets, blind alleys, and lowlife decadence. It was this city that served as a catalyst for Burroughs as a writer, the backdrop for one of the most radical transformations of style in literary history. --Burroughs's life during th... View more info