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Beneath the Greasepaint: Poems About Creating and Creators -by Herb Kauderer

By: Kauderer, Herb , Edited By Karen Ehrlich

Price: $14.45

Publisher: USA, Lancaster, N.Y.: Written Image, 2003, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 152642

ISBN: 097157121X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------chapbook, about 5.5 x 8.5 inches, a Near Fine copy, a wee bit of very light rubbing to the spine, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Country Gothic - a One Act Play ---with The Timid Dragon:  A Comedy in One act ---2 Volumes ---by Tim Kelly

Country Gothic - a One Act Play ---with The Timid Dragon: A Comedy in One act ---2 Volumes ---by Tim Kelly

By: Kelly, Tim

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Elgin / Chicago, IL: Performance Publishing / Dramatic Publishing Co, 1987, 1968, 1st Edition Thus, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 134090

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), small softcovers about 5 x 7.5 inches, both are Very Good, some ink notes and notations in each volume, 2 scarce plays, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Saint Hiroshima ---by Leigh Kennedy -a signed Copy ( St. )

Saint Hiroshima ---by Leigh Kennedy -a signed Copy ( St. )

By: Kennedy, Leigh (signed)

Price: $38.21

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Bloomsbury, 1987, 1st Edition, First printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 134751

ISBN: 0747500614

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine unread copy, in a Fine dustjacket, signed by Kennedy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for On the Road ---by Jack Kerouac / Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century)

On the Road ---by Jack Kerouac / Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century)

By: Kerouac, Jack / Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century

Price: $17.09

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Penguin / Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century, 1999, 1st Edition Thus, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155260

ISBN: 0140283293

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------trade paperback, about 5.5 x 8.5 inches, a Near Fine copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

On the Road -by Jack Kerouac -The 50th Anniversary Edition (includes Facsimile of the Book Review from The New York Times September 5 1957 )

By: Kerouac, Jack; (includes Facsimile of the Book Review from The New York Times September 5 1957 By Gilbert Millstein )

Price: $39.53

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Viking / Penguin Group, 2007, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 2007

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164594

ISBN: 97806700632600

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine example, in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, 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 Mr Potter -by Jamaica Kincaid -a Signed Copy

Mr Potter -by Jamaica Kincaid -a Signed Copy

By: Kincaid, Jamaica (signed)(born Elaine Cynthia Potter Richardson )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Knopf Canada, 2002, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 147908

ISBN: 0676974694

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hard cover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket with a bit of very light rubbing, signed without inscription by Kincaid, ---"Jamaica Kincaid’s first obsession, the island of Antigua, comes vibrantly to life under the gaze of Mr. Potter, an illiterate taxi driver who makes his living along the wide, open roads that pass the only towns he has ever seen and the graveyard where he will be buried. The sun shines squarely overhead, the ocean lies on every side, and suppressed passion fills the air. ---Misery infects the unstudied, slow pace of this island and of Mr. Potterâ... View more info

Image for GENESIS TRILOGY -by Madeleine L'Engle (an Omnibus Volume comprising:  And It Was Good / A Stone for a Pillow / Sold Into Egypt / Books 1, 2 and 3 )

GENESIS TRILOGY -by Madeleine L'Engle (an Omnibus Volume comprising: And It Was Good / A Stone for a Pillow / Sold Into Egypt / Books 1, 2 and 3 )

By: L'Engle, Madeleine

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Canada, Canada: Northstone, 1997, 1st Omnibus Edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157207

ISBN: 1896836127

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-------------softcover, about 6 x 9 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a wee bit of very light rubbing, a bit of age toning to paper, remainder mark, 672 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Lady Chatterley's Lover  ---by D H Lawrence (includes  a chronology, further reading, a note on the text, appendix, explanatory notes, glossary of dialect forms )

Lady Chatterley's Lover ---by D H Lawrence (includes a chronology, further reading, a note on the text, appendix, explanatory notes, glossary of dialect forms )

By: Lawrence, D H ( David Herbert ), Introduction By Doris Lessing, Edited By and with Notes By Michael Squires

Price: $23.69

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Penguin Classics, 2006, 1st Penguin classics edition, First Printing: 2006

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160508

ISBN: 0141192488

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 5.25w x 8h inches, a Near Fine copy, faint stress mark on spine, no dustjacket as issued, ribbon marker, Lessings intro is about 20 pages, includes a chronology, further reading, a note on the text, appendix, explanatory notes, glossary of dialect forms, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and NOT a generic photo View more info

Image for OMNIBUS:  Sons and Lovers ---with Women in Love ---with Love Among the Haystacks ---with Lady Chatterly's Lover -by D H Lawrence

OMNIBUS: Sons and Lovers ---with Women in Love ---with Love Among the Haystacks ---with Lady Chatterly's Lover -by D H Lawrence

By: Lawrence, D.H

Price: $17.09

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Octopus / Heinemann, 1983, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147128

ISBN: 0905712765

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hard cover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Very Good+ dustjacket, rear flap is creased, 858 pages, a bit of age toning to paper, ink gift inscription, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Safety Razors First:  A Blackface Act --- Denison's Blackface ( Minstrel ) Plays

Safety Razors First: A Blackface Act --- Denison's Blackface ( Minstrel ) Plays

By: Lawrence, John E / T S Denison and Company

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Chicago, IL: T S Denison. 1924, 1st edition, First Printing: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 131207

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------softcover, about 5" x 7", a Good copy only with overall wear, some pencil marginalia, stain on one page but this is still readable, blackface cover art of a dapper (white) salesman (?) offering a safety razor to a blackface character, Lawrence wrote a number of these plays, the inside of the covers have advertisements for Denison Minstrel Cards and Denison Minstrel Posters which were to be used for window displays to advertise the upcoming blackface plays, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

The Strong Delusion -by James Leasor ( Author's First Book )

By: Leasor, James (aka: Andrew MacAllan )

Price: $14.45

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Harrap, 1951, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 150493

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of very light rubbing, a bit of age toning to upper edge of the text block, some browning to endpapers, in an attractive lightly rubbed Very Good dustjacket with a small chip at upper spine tip, 256 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Go Set a Watchman -by Harper Lee

Go Set a Watchman -by Harper Lee

By: Lee, Harper

Price: $19.73

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Harper Collins / HarperCollins, 2015, 1st Edition, Ffirst Printing: 2015

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157140

ISBN: 0062409859

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 6.25 x 9.25 inches, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, no writing in the book, not price clipped, complete number line, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for TWO VOLUMES:  Go Set a Watchman ---with To Kill a Mockingbird ---by Harper Lee ( GSaW is a 1st Edition /  TKaM is the 40th Anniversary Edition )( Fortieth )

TWO VOLUMES: Go Set a Watchman ---with To Kill a Mockingbird ---by Harper Lee ( GSaW is a 1st Edition / TKaM is the 40th Anniversary Edition )( Fortieth )

By: Lee, Harper ( Foreword By the Author )

Price: $59.33

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Harper Collins / HarperCollins, 2015 / 1999, 1st Edition, Ffirst Printing / 1st 40th Anniversary Edition, Later Printing: 1999

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157114

ISBN: 0060194995

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcovers, both are Near Fine/Fine copies in Near Fine/Fine dustjackets which are now in hi-quality mylar protectors, lovely copies, no remainder marks, no writing in the books, pretty much as new, WATCHMAN is about 6.5 x 9.25 inches, MOCKINGBIRD is about 5.5 x 8.25 inches, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

To Kill a Mockingbird ---by Harper Lee --- Complete and Unabridged - Illustrated Edition

By: Lee, Harper, Afterword By Timothy S Healy ( Unabridged, Illustrated Edition )

Price: $19.73

Publisher: USA, Pleasantville, N.Y.: Reader's Digest, 1993, 1st Readers Digest Edition, First Printing: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164619

ISBN: 0895774356

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine example, no dustjacket as issued, a nice RD edition which has not been abridged, illustrated, 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 3 Volumes in a Slipcase:  Cider with Rosie; As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning; A Rose for Winter -by Laurie Lee

3 Volumes in a Slipcase: Cider with Rosie; As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning; A Rose for Winter -by Laurie Lee

By: Lee, Laurie ( Laurence Edward Alan "Laurie" Lee )

Price: $22.37

Publisher: Middlesex, England, Middlesex, UK: Penguin Books, 1973, 1st Penguin slipcased Edition, All are Later Printings , 1st Edition, 1st Printing: 1973

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164370

ISBN: 014003319X

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------3 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE), paperbacks, all are Very Good+ examples, a wee bit of light rubbing, all with Roger Coleman cover art, all in uniform format, 231, 186 and 122 pages, b&w illustrations in CIDER ( John Ward ) and WALKED ( Leonard Rosoman ), no illustrations in ROSE, 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 Juliet's Nurse -The World's Most Famous Love Story as It's Never Been Told Before -by Lois Leveen -a Signed Copy ( Romeo and Juliet )

Juliet's Nurse -The World's Most Famous Love Story as It's Never Been Told Before -by Lois Leveen -a Signed Copy ( Romeo and Juliet )

By: Leveen, Lois (signed)( William Shakespeare related)

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Random House Canada, 2014, 1st edition, First Printing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157795

ISBN: 0345814010

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 6.25 x 9.25 inches, a Near Fine example, gift inscription, signed without inscription by the author, ---"A revelatory take on the world's best-known love story: Juliet's Nurse combines a prequel to Romeo and Juliet with a fresh vision of the events in the play, all through the eyes of Juliet's ever-present wet nurse, Angelica, who tells a passionate tale of the deepest love in Verona--the love between a grieving woman and her precious milk-daughter. In Romeo and Juliet, Romeo has by far the greatest number of lines, followed by Juliet. And who has the third mos... View more info

Image for Jack London's Tales of Cannibals and Headhunters: Nine South Seas Stories By America's Master of Adventure (inc. Seed of McCoy; The Chinago; The Whale Tooth; The Heathen; The Terrible Solomons; Mauki; Yah, Yah, Yah; Inevitable White Man; The Red One )

Jack London's Tales of Cannibals and Headhunters: Nine South Seas Stories By America's Master of Adventure (inc. Seed of McCoy; The Chinago; The Whale Tooth; The Heathen; The Terrible Solomons; Mauki; Yah, Yah, Yah; Inevitable White Man; The Red One )

By: London, Jack; edited and Annotated By Gary Riedl and Thomas R Tietze

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Albuquerque, New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press ( UNM ), 2006, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157956

ISBN: 0826337910

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------trade paperback, about 6 x 9 inches, a Very Good+ copy with just a wee bit of very light rubbing, 276 pages, b&w photos and illustrations, this contains: Introduction; The. Seed of McCoy; The Chinago; The Whale Tooth; The Heathen; The Terrible Solomons; Mauki; Yah, Yah, Yah; Inevitable White Man; The Red One plus intros to each story, Afterword, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Years Beyond -book 2 of the Scottish Chronicles (sequel to A House at War )

The Years Beyond -book 2 of the Scottish Chronicles (sequel to A House at War )

By: MacKinnon, Charles (aka: Charles Roy MacKinnon, Charles MacKinnon of Dunakin, C. R. MacKinnon, Charles Stuart, Vivian Stuart, Vivian Donald, Barbara Lynn, Graham Montrose, Iain Torr )

Price: $23.69

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hurst and Blackett, 1974, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157992

ISBN: 009118780X

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a very nice exlibrary copy with the usual library marks and stamps, in a bright and clean Very Good+ dustjacket with a small glue patch and "pull" on the verso from an old mylar protector, set in 1918, by the author of more than 60 books of which many were written under pseudonyms and of which many were in the romance genre but also included historical novels, mysteries, Scottish history, heraldry, clans and tartans, etc., any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo.. View more info

Image for Windharp:  Poems of Ireland Since 1916  ( Poetry / Poets )

Windharp: Poems of Ireland Since 1916 ( Poetry / Poets )

By: MacMonagle, Niall (ed.) W B Yeats; Lord Dunsany; Austin Clarke; Francis Ledwidge; Patrick Kavanagh; Cecil Day Lewis; Seamus Heaney; Derek Mahon; Katharine Tynan; Padraic Fallon; Paul Durcan; Michael Hartnett; et al

Price: $50.09

Publisher: Ireland, Ireland: Penguin, 2015, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163834

ISBN: 1844883183

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, about 6.25w x 9.5h inches, a Near Fine example, gently bumped lower corner, in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, 318 pages, ---"essential anthology of the last century of Irish poetry The Easter Rising of 1916 was a foundational moment of the independent Irish state; but while that insurrection continues to divide opinion, there is no disagreement as to the majesty of Yeats's 'Easter 1916', or about the excellence of the Irish poetic tradition over the past century. Windharp is an anthology that follows the twists and turns of Irish history, culture and society t... View more info

Black Water 2: More Tales of the Fantastic (inc.Dead Fiddler; Phoenix; Spider; Mummy to the Rescue; Aghwee the Sky Monster; Short Trip Home; Brute; Yellow Wall Paper; Nine Billion Names of God, Etc)( Volume / Book Two )

By: Manguel, Alberto (ed.) Elizabeth Bowen; Mircea Eliade; Isaac Bashevis Singer; Sylvia Townsend Warner; Hanns Heinz Ewers; A S Byatt; Friedrich Durrenmatt; William Sansom; Angus Wilson; Kenzaburo Oe; Rohinton Mistry; F Scott Fitzgerald; Joseph Conrad; Etc

Price: $30.29

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto: Lester and Orpen Dennys, 1990, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159730

ISBN: 0886191246

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------softcover, about 5 x 7.75 inches, a Very Good to Very Good+ copy, a wee bit of very light rubbing, faint crease on rear panel, a wee bit of rubbing to corners a bit of age toning to paper as usually seen, --- 941 pages, this includes: The Child Who Believed by Grace Amundson; It's a Good Life by Jerome Bixby; The Door by E. B. White; Mysterious Kor by Elizabeth Bowen; Nights at Serampore by Mircea Eliade; The Dead Fiddler by Isaac Bashevis Singer; The Phoenix by Sylvia Townsend Warner; The Spider by Hanns Heinz Ewers; Changeling by Dorothy Haynes; The July Ghost by A. S. Byatt; P... View more info