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Image for Tukstots Un Viena Nakts - Arabu Literatura ( 1001 Nights in Latvian )

Tukstots Un Viena Nakts - Arabu Literatura ( 1001 Nights in Latvian )

By: No Author ( Shaherazade ) - K Valdmanis (ed.), Afterwords By M Gorkija / Prof. Enno Litmans

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Latvia, Riga, Latvia: Latvijas Valsts Izdevnieciba, 1957, 1st Edition, First Printing (presumed): 1957

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145798

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------hard cover, a solid Very Good copy with a bit of light wear, green embossed boards with gilt decoration and lettering, a bit of foxing to internal pages, in a chipped and torn Good only dustjacket which is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, lovely colour plates throughout, all text is in Latvian, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for ADDRESS / Telephone Book / Harlequin Books / Notables -The House on Craig Street, # 7

ADDRESS / Telephone Book / Harlequin Books / Notables -The House on Craig Street, # 7

By: No Author / Harlequin Notables / Harlequin Books ( Ronald J Cooke related)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Canada, No Place ( Canada ): Harlequin Notables / Enterprises, 2009 ( reproduces the cover art for the 1949 Harlequin Books Edition of The House on Craig Street # 7 ), 1st Edition: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159599

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 5.25w x 7h inches, an address book that uses the cover art of Harlequin # 7 from 1949 as the cover art and alphabet dividers, no story -- just an address book, unused, overall a Near Fine example of this funky little item, coil bound, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. View more info

Image for Corridor of Whispers -a Gothic Romance -by Edwina Noone (aka:  Michael Avallone ) ---with the Original Cover Art By Bob ( Robert ) Schinella

Corridor of Whispers -a Gothic Romance -by Edwina Noone (aka: Michael Avallone ) ---with the Original Cover Art By Bob ( Robert ) Schinella

By: Noone, Edwina ( Avallone, Michael / Mike -aka Nick Carter, Troy Conway, Mark Dane, Priscilla Dalton, Jeanne-Anne dePre, Dora Highland, Stuart Jason, Steve Michaels, Dorothea Nile, John Patrick, Vance Stanton, Sidney Stuart, Max Walker Lee Davis Willoughby

Price: $990.00

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Ace K-223, 1965, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155474

Condition: Good (see description)


----------two items, the first is a paperback of the book CORRIDOR of WHISPERS by Edwina Noone, a penname for Michael Avallone, a Good copy only of this 1st edition, creases and overall wear, age toning to paper, as well this includes the original cover art for the book, artwork is by Bob Schinella, measures about 18 x 30 inches, a very Good example with some light rubbing, some edge wear which does not affect the image, a quite nice image, original cover art for vintage paperbacks rarely come available, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Highwayman, with Illustrations By Murray Kimber -by Alfred Noyes / Visions in Poetry Series ( collected in Forty Singing Seamen and Other Poems / 1st appeared in 1906 Blackwood's Mag )

The Highwayman, with Illustrations By Murray Kimber -by Alfred Noyes / Visions in Poetry Series ( collected in Forty Singing Seamen and Other Poems / 1st appeared in 1906 Blackwood's Mag )

By: Noyes, Alfred, Illustrations By Murray Kimber / Visions in Poetry Series

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Kids Can Press / Visions in Poetry Series, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159367

ISBN: 1554533848

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 5.5w x 9.25h inches, a Near Fine copy, a wee bit of very slight rubbing to card covers, looks new, ---a haunting ballad of doomed love. Seldom have mood and character been so memorably evoked. The pounding rhythm of the rhyme, the dramatic pacing and the power of the imagery have made it one of the most popular read-alouds of all time. Murray Kimber's stunning noir interpretation is a darkly brilliant achievement that stays true to the poem's tragic spirit., any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Animal Farm /with/ 1984 -by George Orwell ( Nineteen Eighty-Four )( Includes an essay/appendix:  The Principles of Newspeak )

Animal Farm /with/ 1984 -by George Orwell ( Nineteen Eighty-Four )( Includes an essay/appendix: The Principles of Newspeak )

By: Orwell, George ( AKA: Eric Arthur Blair ); Introduction By Christopher Hitchens

Price: $32.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Harcourt Inc. / Little Brown, 2003, 1st edition, Later Printing: 2003

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164798

ISBN: 0151010269

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, likely an unread copy, Hitchens' intro is 8 pages, 385 pages for the book, ---In 1984, London is a grim city where Big Brother is always watching you and the Thought Police can practically read your mind. Winston Smith joins a secret revolutionary organization called The Brotherhood, dedicated to the destruction of the Party. Together with his beloved Julia, he hazards his life in a deadly match against the powers that be. -----Animal Farm is Orwell's classic satire of the Russian Revolution -- an account of the bold struggle, initia... View more info

Infatuation ---by Lloyd Osbourne

By: Osbourne, Lloyd ( Robert Louis Stevenson related)

Price: $39.53

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McLeod and Allen, Publishers, 1909, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153468

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, a solid Very Good+ copy some offset to endpapers, a solid, tight square copy, ink name and date on front blank endpaper, in a Fair only (but attractive) dustjacket with some shallow chipping and tears, largish piece missing from rear panel of jacket and loss includes a portion of the lower section of the spine of the jacket, front flap was detached and has been repaired with archival tape, jacket is now in a high-quality mylar protector, a 100 year old dustjacket !!!, OSBOURNE was the stepson of Robert Louis STEVENSON with whom he co-wrote some books, any image directly b... View more info

Image for Sorority House ---by Jordan Park

Sorority House ---by Jordan Park

By: Park, Jordan ( penname for C M Kornbluth who also wrote as ---Cecil Corwin, Kenneth Falconer, Cyril Judd (with Judith Merril); S D Gottesman; Jordan Park )

Price: $98.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Lion Library # LL 97, 1956, 1st Lion edition, First Printing: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 137633

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Good copy, light overall wear but still quite attractive, 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 The Man of Cold Rages ---by Jordan Park

The Man of Cold Rages ---by Jordan Park

By: Park, Jordan ( penname for C M Kornbluth who also wrote as ---Cecil Corwin, Kenneth Falconer, Cyril Judd (with Judith Merril); S D Gottesman; Jordan Park )

Price: $32.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Pyramid Books # G368, 1958, 1st edition, First Printing: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160594

Condition: Fair (see description)


-----------paperback, a FAIR copy only, ink number on front panel, tears to the spine and edges, creases on covers and spine, crack on spine, binding is intact but feels a bit dry, age toning to paper, offered as is, a reading copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Selected Poems -by Mervyn Peake ( Poetry )

Selected Poems -by Mervyn Peake ( Poetry )

By: Peake, Mervyn

Price: $19.73

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Faber and Faber, 1972 1972, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158221

ISBN: 0571098150

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 5.5 x 8.75 inches, a Near Fine copy, in a lightly rubbed Very Good dustjacket, the jacket is predominately white so often has rubbing and light soiling, 46 pages, 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 The Mervyn Peake Society / Review, No. 30, 1997 - THE CRICKET XI ( Illustration By Peake of a Cricket Team / Match )

The Mervyn Peake Society / Review, No. 30, 1997 - THE CRICKET XI ( Illustration By Peake of a Cricket Team / Match )

By: Peake, Mervyn; Brian Sibley / Frank H Surry of The Mervyn peake Society; Introduction by Sebastian Peake

Price: $39.53

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: The Mervyn Peake Society / Review, 1997, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158222

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, stiff card folio with two sheets, measures about 8.25 x 5.75 inches, red card wraps, two sheets one of which is a nice colour illustration by Peake of a rag-tag cricket team, the other sheet is an explanatory note by Sebastian peake, all quite charming, 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 The Mervyn Peake Review / Society, No. 17, Autumn 1983 (inc. Book Illustrations of MP; Maeve Peake, a Portrait; A Bibliographical Checklist; etc)

The Mervyn Peake Review / Society, No. 17, Autumn 1983 (inc. Book Illustrations of MP; Maeve Peake, a Portrait; A Bibliographical Checklist; etc)

By: Peake, Mervyn; Frances Sarzano; Diana Gardner; Eric Drake; Dee Berkeley & G Peter Winnington; Colin Greenland (Sebastian Peake; John Watney; G P Winnington; Dee Berkeley -eds The Mervyn Peake Review / Society )

Price: $32.93

Publisher: England, UK: The Mervyn Peake Society / Review, 1983, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158223

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover, about 5.5 x 8.25 inches, a Very Good+ copy, a bit of light rubbing and age toning to the predominately white covers, faint crease at upper corner, 40 pages, some b&w illustrations, 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 A Book of Nonsense -by Mervyn Peake ( Poetry / Poems )

A Book of Nonsense -by Mervyn Peake ( Poetry / Poems )

By: Peake, Mervyn; Introduction By Maeve Gilmore

Price: $26.33

Publisher: London, England, London, Uk: Peter Owen, 1972, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158220

ISBN: 0720604125

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 5.5 x 8.75 inches, a Near Fine copy, in a lightly rubbed Very Good price clipped dustjacket, the jacket is predominately white so often has rubbing and light soiling, 88 pages, b&w illustrations by MP, 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 The World of Rosamunde Pilcher -- UK 1st Edition

The World of Rosamunde Pilcher -- UK 1st Edition

By: Pilcher, Rosamunde, Edited By Siv Bublitz

Price: $32.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hodder & Stoughton, 1994, 1st edition, First Printing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163036

ISBN: 0340649569

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


------------hardcover, about 9.5w x 11h inches, a Near Fine example in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, --- profusely illustrated with colour photos, 159 pages, textually there are differences between the UK and the US editions, as well the dustjacket is completely different from the US edition, a lovely book which takes passages from Pilcher's books to correspond with the colour photos depicting various UK locales, events, homes, etc, a very nice book and the perfect companion book to Pilcher's much loved books, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic... View more info

Image for With My Body -by David Pinner

With My Body -by David Pinner

By: Pinner, David

Price: $14.45

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1968, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145539

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, Near Fine in a Very Good+ dustjacket, scarce book, written by the author of Ritual which was later released as The Wickerman ( Wicker man ), this is Pinner's 2nd novel, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Edge of the City ---by Frederik Pohl ---a Signed Copy ( Movie Tie-In Edition for the John Cassavetes / Sidney Poitier, MGM Film )

Edge of the City ---by Frederik Pohl ---a Signed Copy ( Movie Tie-In Edition for the John Cassavetes / Sidney Poitier, MGM Film )

By: Pohl, Frederik ( Fred )(signed) (Aka: Edson McCann (with Lester del Rey), James MacCreigh; Donald Stacy; Ernst Mason; Walt Lasly )

Price: $59.33

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Ballantine, 1957, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 138718

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a very nice Very Good copy with a bit of light rubbing, a bit of age toning to the paper, signed and inscribed by Pohl, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED/// View more info

Image for A Town is Drowning ---by Frederik Pohl ---a Signed Copy (and C M Kornbluth )

A Town is Drowning ---by Frederik Pohl ---a Signed Copy (and C M Kornbluth )

By: Pohl, Frederik ( Fred )(signed) (Aka: Edson McCann (with Lester del Rey), James MacCreigh; Donald Stacy; Ernst Mason; Walt Lasly )

Price: $131.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Digit / Brown Watson, 1955, 1st UK Edition, First Printing: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 138720

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a very nice Very Good copy with a bit of light rubbing, a bit of age toning to the paper, store stamp, signed by Pohl, not signed by C M Kornbluth, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Dear Ivy, Dear June:  Letters from Beatrix Potter ---in a Slipcase:   Friends of the Osborne & Lillian H Smith Collections

Dear Ivy, Dear June: Letters from Beatrix Potter ---in a Slipcase: Friends of the Osborne & Lillian H Smith Collections

By: Potter, Beatrix, Introduction and Biographical Sketch By Margaret Crawford Maloney / Friends of the Osborne & Lillian H Smith Collections

Price: $22.37

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Friends of the Osborne & Lillian H Smith Collections . 1977, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157389

ISBN: 0919486398

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Near Fine slipcase, letters written by Potter to two dear friends, many written as Beatrix Heelis, her married name, many of the letters are accompanied by little sketches of typical Potter type characters, some letters are reproduced in facsimile, very nice edition as are most publications from the Friends of the Osborne & Lillian H Smith Collections , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo, ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Early Ayn Rand -a Selection from Her Unpublished Fiction (includes:  Unpublished Excerpts from WE THE LIVING / THE FOUNTAINHEAD )

The Early Ayn Rand -a Selection from Her Unpublished Fiction (includes: Unpublished Excerpts from WE THE LIVING / THE FOUNTAINHEAD )

By: Rand, Ayn, Edited and with an Introduction By Leonard Peikoff

Price: $11.81

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: NAL / New American Library, 1984, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 144992

ISBN: 0453004652

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a wee bit of very light wear, small maple leaf stamp on bottom edge of text block, 383 pages, this contains: Introduction; PART 1 - The Twenties --- The Husband I Bought, 1926; Good Copy, 1927 (?); Escort, 1929; Her Second Career, 1929 --- PART 2 - Early Thirties -- Red Pawn, 1931-32; We the Living (unpublished escerpts), 1930-33; No, 1931; Kira's Viking, 1931; Ideal, 1934 ---PART 3 - Late Thirties -- Think Twice, 1939; The Fountainhead (unpublished escerpts), 1935-42; Vesta Dunning, 1938; Roark and Cameron, 1938, any imag... View more info

Image for With My Knives I Know I'm Good ---by Julian Rathbone ( Author's 3rd Book )

With My Knives I Know I'm Good ---by Julian Rathbone ( Author's 3rd Book )

By: Rathbone, Julian

Price: $26.33

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Michael Joseph, 1969, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159402

ISBN: 0718106490

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------hardcover, a solid Very Good copy, some rubbing to corners and board edges, small ink name on front blank endpaper, some tape ghosts on the verso of the front cover, ---in an attractive Good dustjacket, light wear, some shallow chips and tears, a bit of flaking to the lettering on the spine scarce in the UK edition, the author's 3rd book, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Songs of a Housewife:  Poems By Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Songs of a Housewife: Poems By Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

By: Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan, Edited By Rodger L Tarr

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Florida, Gainesville, FL.: University Press of Florida, 1997, 1st edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 146967

ISBN: 0813014913

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, 276 pages, ---"More than a decade before writing The Yearling and Cross Creek, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings was a young housewife-journalist living in Rochester, New York. In 1926, the Rochester Times-Union did a trial run of her column-in-verse, Songs of a Housewife. To the editor’s surprise, the column proved immensely popular; over the next two years, Rawlings published a poem a day, six days a week, and gained a wide syndication. When she moved to Florida in 1928, however, the poems were forgotten and--until this collection of rough... View more info