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Image for A Son of Courage

A Son of Courage

By: McKishnie, Archie P

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Chicago, IL: Reilly and Lee, 1920, 1st edition, First Printing: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147825

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a solid Very Good copy, a bit of light wear, bumped upper corner, ink name on front endpaper, in an attractive Fair to Good dustjacket with a one to two inch "V" chip missing from the upper spine tip, small piece of tape on verso of jacket, some shallow chipping and tears but overall looks quite nice for a dustjacket that approaching a century in age, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Typee, a Peep at Polynesian Life; Omoo, Narrative of Adventures in the South Seas; Mardi & a Voyage Thither; Redburn, His First Voyage; White Jacket, the World in a Man of War; Moby Dick, or, The Whale -by Herman Melville ( Two Volumes Library of America)

Typee, a Peep at Polynesian Life; Omoo, Narrative of Adventures in the South Seas; Mardi & a Voyage Thither; Redburn, His First Voyage; White Jacket, the World in a Man of War; Moby Dick, or, The Whale -by Herman Melville ( Two Volumes Library of America)

By: Melville, Herman; Notes and Chronology By G Thomas Tanselle ( Two slipcased Volumes in the Library of America Series )

Price: $32.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: The Library of America, 1982, 1983, 1st Edition, First and Later Printing: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156764

ISBN: 0940450003

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcovers, about 5 x 8 inches, both are Near Fine to Fine copies, unread, both in blue cloth, both in Very Good+ slipcases, a bit of wrinkling to few pages in the Moby Dick volume, a wee bit of flaking to the gilt lettering on the spine of the Moby Dick volume, both with ribbon markers, 1333 and 1436 pages, overseas shipping (outside of Canada and the USA ) will require additional postage, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Raking the Ashes and Other Stories -by Norma Michael -a Signed Copy

Raking the Ashes and Other Stories -by Norma Michael -a Signed Copy

By: Michael, Norma (signed)

Price: $25.01

Publisher: New Zealand, New Zealand: Steele Roberts, 2001, 1st edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 163277

ISBN: 1877228508

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------softcover, about 5.75w x 8.25h inches, a close to Near Fine example but there are some small marks on the bottom edge of the text block so a Very Good+ example, signed without inscription bu the author, 157 pages, , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE /// View more info

Image for London Fields ---by John Milne

London Fields ---by John Milne

By: Milne, John

Price: $11.81

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hamish Hamilton ( HH ), 1983, 1st edition, First Printing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158002

ISBN: 0241109809

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a small nick at front lower flap fold, a very short closed tear, small stain on lower edge of jacket predominately on the rear panel, the author's 2nd book, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Ilion Like a Mist -by James Mitchell (aka:  Venus in Plastic )

Ilion Like a Mist -by James Mitchell (aka: Venus in Plastic )

By: Mitchell, James (aka: Patrick O McGuire, James Munro )

Price: $92.33

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Cassell, 1969, 1st edition, First Printing: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145265

ISBN: 0304934089

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a couple of small brown spots on front panel and a bit of light soiling to the rear white panel, a wee bit of age toning to paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Steady, Boys, Steady -by James Mitchell

Steady, Boys, Steady -by James Mitchell

By: Mitchell, James (aka: Patrick O McGuire, James Munro )

Price: $28.97

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Peter Davies, 1960, 1st edition, First Printing: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145267

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of age toning to the text block, in a Good lightly rubbed dustjacket with a bit of edge wear and tear, a wee bit of age toning to paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Of Trees and the Sea -by Edgar Mittelholzer

Of Trees and the Sea -by Edgar Mittelholzer

By: Mittelholzer, Edgar

Price: $65.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Secker and Warburg, 1956, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162522

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, a Very Good+ example with a bit of light wear and rubbing, a bit of age toning to paper and text block, in an attractive Very Good dustjacket with a bit of light soiling to rear white panel, a bit of browning along the upper edge of the jacket and to the spine of the jacket, quite a nice copy overall, Mittelholzer was born in Guyana and made his living as a writer, he committed suicide in 1965, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Leisure Library No. 1:  My Life is My Own

Leisure Library No. 1: My Life is My Own

By: Morac, Jules-Jean / Leisure Library

Price: $19.73

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Leisure Library ( LL ), 1952, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158329

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover, about 5.25 x 7.25 inches, a solid Very Good+ copy, a bit of light rubbing, browning to the pages and the verso of the covers, nice cover art of a leggy blonde, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Leisure Library No. 6:  No Prude

Leisure Library No. 6: No Prude

By: Morac, Jules-Jean / Leisure Library

Price: $19.73

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Leisure Library ( LL ), 1952, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158334

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover, about 5.25 x 7.25 inches, a solid Very Good+ copy, a bit of light rubbing, browning to the pages and the verso of the covers, nice cover art of a scantily clad beauty, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Leisure Library No. 12:  Bertrand and the Blondes -by Jules-Jean Morac

Leisure Library No. 12: Bertrand and the Blondes -by Jules-Jean Morac

By: Morac, Jules-Jean / Leisure Library

Price: $26.33

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Leisure Library ( LL ), 1952, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158338

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------softcover, about 5.25 x 7.25 inches, a Good copy only, a bit of light rubbing, browning to the pages and a bit to the verso of the covers, 1.5 inch loss at lower spine tip, tears along the spine, cover creases, some chips, nice cover art of a scantily clad blonde beauty holding a cigarette, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Don't Open Until Christmas -by Christopher Morley, Decorations By Howard Willard

Don't Open Until Christmas -by Christopher Morley, Decorations By Howard Willard

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Garden City, NY ( New York ), Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday Doran, 1931, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156113

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, about 5.5 x 8 inches, a Very Good+ copy with just a hint of age toning to edges, the glassine dustjacket is not present, a nice copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Varda, the Flight of a Falcon

Varda, the Flight of a Falcon

By: Murphy, Robert

Price: $13.13

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

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 143330

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of very light wear, in a Very Good dustjacket, 151 pages, ink numbers on verso of rear cover, lower corners of boards are ever so slightly bumped, 151 pages, b&w illustrations, praised by Rachel Carson, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Lolita -by Vladimir Nabokov / Everyman's Library

Lolita -by Vladimir Nabokov / Everyman's Library

By: Nabokov, Vladimir; Introduction By Martin Amis / Everyman's Library Edition

Price: $15.77

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Everymans Library / Alfred A Knopf, 1992, 1st Everyman's Edition thus, Later Printing: 1992

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164403

ISBN: 0679410430

Condition: Fine (see description)


---------hardcover, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, feels unread, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for HEARTS AGLOW:  Stories of Lepers By the Inland Sea / American Mission to Lepers ( Oshima Leper Colony )

HEARTS AGLOW: Stories of Lepers By the Inland Sea / American Mission to Lepers ( Oshima Leper Colony )

By: Nagata, Honami and Lois Johnson Erickson / American Mission to Lepers

Price: $25.01

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, Tokyo, Japan: Kyobunkwan Printers for The American Mission to Lepers New York, NO DATE ( 1930's ?), 1st Edition, First Printing: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 141882

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


---------limp binding in a red (silk?) cloth, stiched binding as issued, a Very Good+ copy in a Very Good+ open-ended clamshell slipcase bound in a multi-coloured cloth ) with faux ivory / bone clasps, colour frontispiece, tales of the less fortunate accompanied by small poems by lepers from the Oshima leper hospital, a very nice production with some autobiographical content, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for One More Spring -by Robert Nathan  / Armed Services Edition # R-3 ( ASE )

One More Spring -by Robert Nathan / Armed Services Edition # R-3 ( ASE )

By: Nathan, Robert / Armed Servies Edition # R-3 ( ASE )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Armed Services Edition # R-3 ( ASE ), NO DATE (circa 1941 - 1944 ), 1st ASE Edition thus, First Printing: 1944

Edition: First Edition Thus

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159811

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------oblong paperback, about 5.5 x 3.75 inches, a solid Very Good copy, a bit of light wear, a bit of age toning to paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for One More Spring -by Robert Nathan  / Bestseller Library

One More Spring -by Robert Nathan / Bestseller Library

By: Nathan, Robert / Bestseller Library

Price: $19.73

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: American Mercury Inc. / Bestseller Library, 1933 (circa 1949 ), 1st Edition thus, First Printing: 1944

Edition: First Edition Thus

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159823

Condition: Good (see description)


----------softcover, about 5.5w x 7.5h inches, a solid Good copy, flakes and light chipping around the edges of the front cover, overall light wear, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for BANTAM PAPERBACK EDITION in DUSTJACKET:  One More Spring -by Robert Nathan (A Love Story About Some Gentle People Who Make Their Home in Central Park )

BANTAM PAPERBACK EDITION in DUSTJACKET: One More Spring -by Robert Nathan (A Love Story About Some Gentle People Who Make Their Home in Central Park )

By: Nathan, Robert ( Bantam Paperback Edition in Dustjacket )

Price: $39.53

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Bantam Books # 19 1946, 1st Bantam Edition, First Printing: 1946

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162553

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------paperback, a solid Very Good+ example, a bit of light rubbing, a bit of age toning to paper, in a Very Good+ dustjacket witth a wee bit of light rubbing, a wee bit of sunning to the spine, a nice copy of the scarce dustjacketed edition, this 1st printing has plain white endpapers whilst the 2nd printing has a double page illustration of Central park on the endpapers (done by Ava [likely] Morgan ), any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Robert Nathan's Barly Fields: A Collection of Five Novels -by Robert Nathan -a Signed Copy (collects 5 Books:  The Fiddler in Barly; The Woodcutter's House; The Bishop's Wife; The Orchid; There is Another Heaven )

Robert Nathan's Barly Fields: A Collection of Five Novels -by Robert Nathan -a Signed Copy (collects 5 Books: The Fiddler in Barly; The Woodcutter's House; The Bishop's Wife; The Orchid; There is Another Heaven )

By: Nathan, Robert (signed); Introduction By Stephen Vincent Benet, New Preface By the Author

Price: $131.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1967, 1st Omnibus Edition, Later Printing: 1967

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 164295

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


----------hardcover, about 6w x 8.5h inches, a Near Fine example, in a very attractive Good price clipped dustjacket with some small areas of loss along the upper edge and upper spine tip, this copy has been signed and inscribed by the author " To Jim Cowles, with warm regards - these old, old stories - Robert nathan 1975", 523 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED and INSCRIBED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Hotel Regina -by Jean Nicol

By: Nicol, Jean

Price: $19.73

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Michael Joseph, 1967, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 149336

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


--------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Very Good dustjacket, small nick on rear panel, light soiling to rear white panel, a wee bit of age toning to paper, ink name, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Three Princesses of Whiteland ---with Three ( 3 ) Princesses in the Blue Mountains, Illustrated By Kay Nielsen  ---TWO VOLUMES

Three Princesses of Whiteland ---with Three ( 3 ) Princesses in the Blue Mountains, Illustrated By Kay Nielsen ---TWO VOLUMES

By: Nielsen, Kay

Price: $39.53

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, Seattle, WA: Seattle Book Company, 1975 for Both, 1st Edition Thus, First Printing for Both: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148076

ISBN: 0915112027

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), trade paperbacks, about 7 x 10.5 inches, both are Very good+ copies with light wear, both with 4 colour plates as well as numerous b&w illustrations, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info