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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

Image for 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 )

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: $38.21

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

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161608

ISBN: 0886191246

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------softcover, about 5w x 7.75h 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;... View more info

Image for 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 )

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: $65.93

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

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 164537

ISBN: 0886191246

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------softcover, about 5 x 7.75 inches, a Very Good example, a wee bit of very light rubbing, a bit of rubbing to corners a bit of age toning to paper as usually seen, signed without inscription by Manguel ---- 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; Poor ... View more info

Image for Miranda:  Book of the Film ( Starring Glynis Johns as Miranda the Mermaid ) ( Movie Tie-In Edition )

Miranda: Book of the Film ( Starring Glynis Johns as Miranda the Mermaid ) ( Movie Tie-In Edition )

By: Mannon, Warwick -adapted from the Play By Peter Blackmore ( Movie Tie-In Edition )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: World Film Publication, 1948, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159923

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------softcover, about 4.75w x 7.25h inches, a solid Good to Very Good copy, light wear and rubbing, some faint stress marks on covers, age toning to the verso of the covers, 78 + 10 unnumbered pages, illustrated with many b&w movie stills including the final shot of the mermaid Miranda sitting atop some rocks cradling her mer-baby son, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Beyond Black -by Hilary Mantel ( UK 1st Edition )

Beyond Black -by Hilary Mantel ( UK 1st Edition )

By: Mantel, Hilary

Price: $19.73

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Fourth ( 4th ) Estate, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164309

ISBN: 0007157754

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------hardcover, a Very Good+ to Near Fine example, corners are slightly rubbed, remainder mark, in an attractive Very Good to Very Good+ dustjacket, light rubbing, small nick at upper spine tip, scuffing on the backside of the jacket which might be a publishing flaw, ---"A comically sinister tale of wicked spirits and suburban mediums from the Man Booker Prize-winning author of ‘Wolf Hall’ and ‘Bring Up the Bodies’. --Alison Hart, a medium by trade, tours the dormitory towns of London’s orbital ring road with her flint-hearted sidekick, Colette, passing on messages from b... View more info

Image for Batouala:  A Negro Novel from the French of Rene Maran - #401 of 1000 Numbered Copies ( French Congo )

Batouala: A Negro Novel from the French of Rene Maran - #401 of 1000 Numbered Copies ( French Congo )

By: Maran, Rene

Price: $32.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Jonathan Cape, 1922, First Edition, 1st Printing: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156114

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy with a faint hint of age toning to the outer edges of the text block, some browning to the endpapers, small darkened band on the spine of the book's lower tip, overall an attractive tight square copy, ---in a Good dustjacket with some chips and short tears all round, browning to the spine of the jacket, a nice copy, #401 of 1000 numbered copies, winner of the Goncourt Prize for 1921, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus ( Dr. )

The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus ( Dr. )

By: Marlowe, Christopher

Price: $25.01

Publisher: Canada, Canada: John Benn Printmaker, 1976, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 142727

ISBN: 0969061005

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------oversized softcover (approx. 17" x 17"), a solid Very Good copy, some rubbing and light scratches to grey covers, illustrated by Benn, Benn was born in Lancashire England in 1948, in 1966 he was enrolled at Dartington Hall College of Arts where he studied graphics, painting sculpture and dance; moved to London in 1969 where he worked with London Contemporary Dance for 2 years; moved to Amsterdam in 1971 where he worked with Dansgroep Pauline de Groot as percussionist and apprentice dancer, he moved to Canada in February of 1972, returned to Amsterdam in March where he earned ... View more info

Image for Trial at Monomoy ---by John Masters ( The Story of a Cataclysmic Storm and Its Effect on a Small American Community )

Trial at Monomoy ---by John Masters ( The Story of a Cataclysmic Storm and Its Effect on a Small American Community )

By: Masters, John

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y./New York: Harper & Row, 1964, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161583

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hard cover, a near Fine example, name stamp on the upper edge of the text block, in an attractive Very Good price clipped dustjacket, short nick, very small sticker pull on spine, a bit of age darkening to the spine of the jacket, a quite nice copy overall, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Holiday -by Richard Christian Matheson --a Signed Copy

By: Matheson, Richard Christian (signed) ( Richard Matheson preface )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Round Top, New York, Round Top, N.Y.: Bill Munster / Footsteps Press, 1988, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 151295

Condition: Fine (see description)


------------trade paperback size stapled softcover, a Fine copy, signed by Richard Christian Matheson, #37 of 400 copies, 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 Partisans ---by Peter Mathiessen

Partisans ---by Peter Mathiessen

By: Matthiessen, Peter

Price: $19.73

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Heinemann, 1966, 1st Heinemann Edition, First Printing: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155694

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine cop with some foxing to the upper edge of the text block, in a Good to Very Good dustjacket with a sticker pull on the front panel, small nick on lower edge of front panel, short closed tear and associated creasing on rear panel, ---"A story which begins with the Spanish Civil War and follows the life of Barney Sand, a boy of eleven fleeing from the war zone with his father. They are aided in their escape by Jacobi and it is in later life that Barney Sand hears of Jacobi's disappearance and risks everything to find him"---, any image directly beside t... View more info

Image for McCall's Magazine, November 1925 Volume LIII, # 2 (inc. The Mystery Lady; A Man Under Authority; Invisible Cords; Making Your Vote Count for Something; Emily Post; The Circus Lady, etc)

McCall's Magazine, November 1925 Volume LIII, # 2 (inc. The Mystery Lady; A Man Under Authority; Invisible Cords; Making Your Vote Count for Something; Emily Post; The Circus Lady, etc)

By: McCall's Magazine; (inc. Robert w Chambers; Ethel M Dell; Mrs O Henry; Gene Stratton Porter; Major Frank E Verney; Emily Post, et al

Price: $32.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: McCall's Magazine, 1925, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161972

Condition: Fair (see description)


------------magazine, about 10.75w x 14h inches, a Fair example only as there is heavy chipping and tears to the covers, page corners turned, some tears on interior pages, one page of fashion illustrations has been torn out, nice bridal image on front cover, offered as is, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for THE BORDER TRILOGY:  All the Pretty Horses; The Crossing; Cities of the Plain -book 1, 2 and 3 ---by Cormac McCarthy ( Everyman's Library Edition )( Omnibus Volume )

THE BORDER TRILOGY: All the Pretty Horses; The Crossing; Cities of the Plain -book 1, 2 and 3 ---by Cormac McCarthy ( Everyman's Library Edition )( Omnibus Volume )

By: McCarthy, Cormac / Everyman's Library Edition

Price: $32.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Everyman's Library Edition / Alfred A Knopf # 261, 2008, 1st Everymans Library Edition, Later Printing: 2008

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157659

ISBN: 0375407936

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, a wee bit of very light rubbing to the jacket, a nice copy, ribbon marker as issued, some fraying to the end of the ribbon marker, 1040 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 Love Among the Mashed Potatoes -The Scandalous Hilarious Fortunes of an Agony Columnist

Love Among the Mashed Potatoes -The Scandalous Hilarious Fortunes of an Agony Columnist

By: McDonald, Gregory

Price: $11.81

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hamlyn Paperbacks, 1981, 1st UK Edition, First Printing: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145328

ISBN: 0600202054

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------paperback, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light rubbing, some age toning to the paper, an agony aunt tale, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Remedy is None -by William McIlvanney

Remedy is None -by William McIlvanney

By: McIlvanney, William

Price: $23.69

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1966, 1st edition, First Printing: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145288

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a solid Good exlibrary copy in a Good only dustjacket, jacket looks quite nice but it has been laminated, as well a section of the laminate on the front panel has peeled away, usual library marks and stamps, no library marks or stickers on jacket although there is old tape on the laminated flaps, I actually think this laminate could be removed if onw as careful but I don't have the patience for it, the author's first book, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Gift from Nessus

A Gift from Nessus

By: McIlvanney, William

Price: $13.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1968, 1st edition, First Printing: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145289

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a solid Good exlibrary copy in a Very Good+ bright dustjacket, usual library marks and stamps in book, no library marks or stickers on jacket, the author's second book, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

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 ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// 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