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Bantam Classics, 20 Book Set
1 Bantam Classics, 20 Book Set
New York Bantam Classics mass market paperbacks 

Includes:Emma by Jane Austen; Persuasion by Jane Austen; Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen; Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen; The Awakening by Kate Chopin; Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe; David Copperfield by Charles Dickens; The Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens; The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoevsky; Notes from the Underground by Fyodor Dostoevsky; The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton et al; The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy ; The Return of the Native by Thomas Hardy; The Turn of the Screw by Henry James; Portrait of a Family by Henry James; The Call of the Wild and White Fang by Jack London; Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson; Walden and Other Writings by Henry David Thoreau; The Invisible Man by H. G. Wells.. In mostly very good plus or better condition, light spine creasing on Pickwick, but overall a very nice, clean set, with some books probably unread. Save on shipping, buy all 20 books at once!

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Price: 40.00 USD
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Barnes & Nobles Classics LOT/SET 25 Books
2 Barnes & Nobles Classics LOT/SET 25 Books
New York Barnes & Noble Books paperbacks 

Includes: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen; The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane; The Complete Sherlock Holmes, Volume I by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle; Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte; Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte; Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe; The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoevsky; Essays and Poems by Ralph Waldo Emerson; Tom Jones by Henry Fielding; This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald; Howards' End by E. M. Forster; A Room with a View by E. M. Forster; Selected Stories of O. Henry by O. Henry; Siddharta by Herman Hesse; The Odyssey by Homer; Les Miserables by Victor Hugo; A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man and Dubliners by James Joyce; The Prince and Other Writings by Niccolo Machiavelli; Utopia by Thomas Moore; Republic by Plato; Sailing Alone Around the World by Joshua Slocum; The Art of War by Sun Tzu; Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman; The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde; The Voyage Out by Virginia Woolf.. Very good to like new, some light wear, overall a very handsome, clean set; priced at only a few dollars a book.

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Price: 89.50 USD
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Dover Thrift Editions LOT 25 PB Books, Classics etc.
3 Dover Thrift Editions LOT 25 PB Books, Classics etc.
New York Dover paperbacks 

Twenty-five classics in the Dover Thrift Editions series. See photos for titles. Most books are very good or better, some are close to new. Overall a clean set. Save on shipping, buy all 25 books at once!

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Price: 24.50 USD
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LOT of 13 Books About C. S. Lewis: Criticism, Theology, Biography
4 LOT of 13 Books About C. S. Lewis: Criticism, Theology, Biography
n.p. Misc. 

Includes:The C. S. Lewis Chronicles by Colin Duriez; C. S. Lewis: The Shape of His Faith and Thought by Paul L. Holmer; C. S. Lewis, Man of Letters: A Reading of His Fiction by Thomas Howard; Simply C. S. Lewis by Thomas C. Peters; C. S. Lewis: A Critical Essay by Peter Kreeft; The Question of God by Armand M. Nicoholi; Light on Lewis by Joselyn Gibb et al; C. S. Lewis: Speaker & Teacher by Carolyn Keefe; Images of Salvation in the Fiction of C. S. Lewis by Clyde S. Kilby; C. S. Lewis on Scripture by Michael J. Christensen; Pleasures Forevermore: The Theology of C. S. Lewis by John Wills; The Longing for a Form: Essays on the Fiction of C. S. Lewis by Peter Schakel; Around the Year with C. S. Lewis & His Friends: A Book of Days by Kathryn Lindskoog. The first seven books are paperbacks (A Critical Essay is a stapled pamphlet), the remaining six books are hardcovers, with all by Around the Year with dust jackets. Most books are first editions, or first paperback printings. Conditions mostly range from very good to near fine. Publication dates range from 1969 to 2005. A great way to add a number of titles to your C. S. Lewis collection at once!

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Price: 44.50 USD
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Lot of 5 Vintage 1960's Library of Liberal Arts Books
5 Lot of 5 Vintage 1960's Library of Liberal Arts Books
Indianapolis Bobbs Merrill paperback 

Very good or better, light spine sunning, but overall, nice clean copies, better than most. Four of the books have laid-in 'compliments of Bobbs Merriil' bookplates. Includes 142) On Nature by Lucretius; 161) Selected Works by Lucian; 202) Odes of Horace, Centennial Hymn, translated by Michie; 209) Roman Drama, translated by Copley & Hadas; 212) The Aeneid by Vergil.

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Price: 19.50 USD
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Penguin Classics LOT of 20 Trade-Sized Paperback Books
6 Penguin Classics LOT of 20 Trade-Sized Paperback Books
New York Penguin Books paperbacks 

Includes: The Prayers and Meditations of Saint Anselm; The Wasps/The Poet and the Women/The Frogs by Aristophanes; Classical Literary Criticism by Aristotle/Horace/Longinus; Eugenie Grandet by Honore de Balzac; The Book of the Courtier by Baldesar Castiglione; The Awakening and Selected Stories by Kate Chopin; La Vita Nuova by Dante; Media and Other Plays by Euripedes; Early Irish Myths and Sagas by Jeffrey Gantz; The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne; The Jewish War by Josephus; The Early History of Rome by Livy; The Federalist Papers by James Madison, Alexander Hamilton, & John Jay; The Heptameron by Marguerite de Navarre; The Lais of Marie de France; The Cisterian World: Monastic Writings of the Twelfth Century; Typee by Herman Melville; Marius the Epicurean by Walter Pater; The Last Days of Socrates by Plato; The Way We Live Now by Anthony Trollope.. Most books are very good or better with just light wear; several books have light spine creasing, Wasps has some magic marker repair on the spine, Last Days has a light date-stamp on the bottom edges, some books have light page browning; some are very sharp, perhaps unread. Overall a very nice, clean set of these classics, with the black spines.

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Price: 58.50 USD
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Signet Classics, 20 Book Set
7 Signet Classics, 20 Book Set
New York Signet Classics mass market paperbacks 

Includes:Looking Backward 2000-1887 by Edward Bellamy; Arabian Nights by Richard Burton & Jack Zipes; The Arabian Nights, Volume II by Sir Richard Burton & Jack Zipes; O Pioneers! by Willa Cather; Don Quixote by Cervantes; The Deerslayer by James Fenimore Cooper; The Pathfinder by James Fenimore Cooper; Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad; The Inferno by Dante Alighieri; Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe; Great Expectations by Charles Dickens; Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens; The 42nd Parallel by John Dos Passos; The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas; The Hunchback of Notre-Dame by Victor Hugo; Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe; Henry VI, Parts I, II, III by William Shakespeare; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson; Four Classic American Novels, intro by Willard Thorp; Roughing It by Mark Twain.. In good or better condition, some spine creasing and cover wear, but overall a clean set; most books are very good or better with just light wear. Save on shipping, buy all 20 books at once!

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Price: 40.50 USD
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8 Abe, Kobo Secret Rendezvous
New York Vintage Books 2001 0375726543 / 9780375726545 First Paperback Printing paperback 

Very good, one folded page corner, overall a sharp, clean copy. First printing thus with full number line. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Aeschyli Et Sophoclis: Tragoediae Et Fragmenta (Ęschyli Et Sophoclis Tragoedię Et Fragmenta), Aeschylus & Sophocles &  E. A. I. Ahrens (Translator)
9 Aeschylus & Sophocles & E. A. I. Ahrens (Translator) Aeschyli Et Sophoclis: Tragoediae Et Fragmenta (Ęschyli Et Sophoclis Tragoedię Et Fragmenta)
Paris Editore Ambrosio Firmin Didot 1866 hardcover 

Very good in brown cloth covers with a small stain and a little soiling, cloth now partly sunned to a greenish shade on front & rear; owner information dated 1925 on verso (rear) of half-title page; a little wear at top of spine, a hint of foxing (spotting) on pages, plus perhaps a stray pencil mark, yet overall a surprisingly sturdy & clean copy of this important work. With marbled endpapers. Graece Et Latine Cum Indicibus -- Greek & Latin with index. About 700 total pages.

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Price: 71.50 USD
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10 Amoii, Rich Lillliana Jones
San Bernadino Self-published 2016 1533245517 / 9781533245519 paperback 

Very good or better, light mark on rear cover, overall a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The Land of Painted Caves (Uncorrected Proof), Auel, Jean
11 Auel, Jean The Land of Painted Caves (Uncorrected Proof)
New York Crown 2011 0517580519 / 9780517580516 paperback 

Advance Reader's Edition -- Uncorrected Proof. Very good or better, a few bent page tips, overall a clean copy with light wear. 
Price: 20.50 USD
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The War Memoirs Of HRH Wallis, Duchess Of Windsor, Auspitz, Kate
12 Auspitz, Kate The War Memoirs Of HRH Wallis, Duchess Of Windsor
Toronto Viking Canada 2010 0670069280 / 9780670069286 First Edition hardcover 

Both SIGNED on the title page and INSCRIBED on the half-title page by the author! Fine in a fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very sharp, clean copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Selected Writings of Francis Bacon, Bacon, Francis
13 Bacon, Francis Selected Writings of Francis Bacon
New York Modern Library #256 1955 First Edition Thus hardcover 

Very good in a good plus, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some edgewear, overall a clean, collectible copy. Toledano binding #8, dust jacket list 372 titles on the underside so from 1955 or early 1956. First Modern Library Edition (so stated). 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Riven Rock, Boyle, T. Coraghessan
14 Boyle, T. Coraghessan Riven Rock
New York Penguin Books 1998 014027166X / 9780140271669 First Paperback Printing paperback 

SIGNED by the author! Very good minus, some spine wear, contents clean. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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Ride the Wild Wind, Brookes, Ewart
15 Brookes, Ewart Ride the Wild Wind
London Jarrolds 1958 First Edition hardcover 

Very good plus, owner inscription on endpaper, bit of soiling on top page edges, in a very good minus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some edgewear; overall a solid, collectible copy. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Southways, Caldwell, Erskine
16 Caldwell, Erskine Southways
New York Viking 1938 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, owner signature on endpaper, hint of ghosting of jacket onto covers, in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), overall a nice, clean, collectible copy. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Death Comes for the Archbishop, Cather, Willa
17 Cather, Willa Death Comes for the Archbishop
New York Knopf 1966 42nd printing hardcover 

Near fine, owner info on front endpaper, in a nearly very good, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with light browning and some closed tears; overall a tight, clean, collectible copy, somewhat scarce in the original jacket. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Don Quixote, Cervantes, Miguel de & Dominick Daly & Stephen Baghot de la Bere
18 Cervantes, Miguel de & Dominick Daly & Stephen Baghot de la Bere Don Quixote
New York Macmillan 1926 hardcover 

Very good, small scrape on cover, gift inscription on endpaper, a little wear on top page corners, in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some small chips on the spine, a tape-repaired chip on the cover (tape on the underside, not visible externally), and a sticker on the front inner flap; overall a rather tight, clean copy. Translated & abridged by Dominick Daly, six charming color plates by Stephen Baghot De La Bare. Macmillan's Children's Classics series. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, Chaucer, Geoffrey
19 Chaucer, Geoffrey The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer
Cleveland World Publishing 1958 hardcover 

Very good or better, owner label on endpaper, bit of external soiling, overall a nice, clean copy of this large & heavy book; no dust jacket. A facsimile of the William Morris Kelmscott Chaucer, with the original 87 illustrations by Edward Burne-Jones, together with an introduction by John T. Winterich and a glossary for the modern reader.

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Price: 42.50 USD
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20 Chevalier, Tracy Remarkable Creatures
Detroit Gale Cengage 2010 159413443X / 9781594134432 Large Print Edition paperback 

Very good plus, a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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