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

Includes:Jo's Boys by Louisa May Alcott; Emma by Jane Austen; Persuasion by Jane Austen; The Awakening by Kate Chopin; La Vagabonde by Colette; Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe; David Copperfield 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; Portrait of a Family by Henry James; The Turn of the Screw by Henry James; The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli; Moby Dick by Herman Melville; Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson; Walden and Other Writings by Henry David Thoreau; The Invisible Man by H. G. Wells; Ethan Frome and Other Short Fiction by Edith Wharton.. In mostly very good or better condition, some light wear, 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: 40.40 USD
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Dover Thrift Editions LOT 25 PB Books, Classics etc.
2 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: 17.75 USD
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Library of Liberal Arts, Lot of 5 Vintage 1960's Books
3 Library of Liberal Arts, Lot of 5 Vintage 1960's Books
Indianapolis Bobbs Merrill paperbacks 

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 Virgil.

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Price: 17.65 USD
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Lot of 10 ICL International Collectors Library Decorative Leather-ette Books
4 Lot of 10 ICL International Collectors Library Decorative Leather-ette Books
Garden City International Collectors Library hardcover 

Includes: Exodus by Leon Uris; Ben Hur by Lew Wallace; The Yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings; How Green Was My Valley by Richard Llewellyn; The Last Day sof Pompei by Edward Bulwer-Lytton; The Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens; Quo Vadis by Henryk Sienkiewicz; The Scarlett Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy; Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne; The Mysterious Island by Jules Verne.. Conditions range from nearly very good to just about fine; some books have light edgewear, some are very sharp. Yearling and Green have the Collector Notes laid in. Overall, a nice, clean set. Bound in bonded leather (leatherette) covers with silk or similar bookmark ribbons. A handsome set of classic titles, great for decor and/or reading!

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Price: 57.20 USD
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Modern Library LOT of 20 Vintage HC Books Toledano Binding 8/Dust Jacket i
5 Modern Library LOT of 20 Vintage HC Books Toledano Binding 8/Dust Jacket i
New York Modern Library hardcovers 

Twenty Modern Library books in dust jacket. All are Toledano binding 8, dust jacket i. Includes: 12) The Complete Poetry and Selected Prose of John Donne*; 47) Candide and other Writings by Voltaire*; 61) Sanctuary by William Faulkner*; 76) The Education of Henry Adams by Henry Adams*; 91) The Selected Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson; 114) The Philosophy of William James; 114) Zuleika Dobson by Max Beerbohm; 123) The Collected Short Stories of Dorothy Parker; 136) Erewhon and Erewhon Revisited by Samuel Butler*; 138) The Romance of Leonardo Da Vinci by Dmitri Merejkowski*; 158) Seven Famous Greek Plays by Aeschylus et al*; 180) Point Counter Point by Aldous Huxley*; 184) The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett; 185) Tom Jones by Henry Fielding; 193) Droll Stories by Honore de Balzac; 199) Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky*; 201) The Arabian Nights by Richard Burton*; 211) Selected Short Stories of John O'Hara*; 246) The Rhetoric & the Poetics of Aristotle, edited by Friedrich Solmsen; 248) Introduction to Aristotle, edited by Richard McKeon*; 276) Six Modern American Plays, edited by Allen Halline.. Book are mostly very good to very good plus; 114, 158, & 184 have owner info, 138 has a small scuff on the top edge, 185 has a small stain on the outer page edges, 199 is a wee bit bumped atop the front. Dust jackets range from good plus to very good. Most of the jackets are price-clipped, as indicated by an * above. A great way to add a number of desirable titles to your Modern Library collection!

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Price: 99.35 USD
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Modern Library LOT of 20 Vintage HC/DJ Books Toledano Bindings 9-14
6 Modern Library LOT of 20 Vintage HC/DJ Books Toledano Bindings 9-14
New York Modern Library hardcovers 

Twenty Modern Library books in dust jacket. All are Toledano bindings 9-14, so from 1963 - 1970. Includes: 23) Out of Africa by Isaak Dinesen*; 25) Selected Poems of Emily Dickinson*; 41) Barchester Towers and The Warden*; 44) Irish Fairy and Folk Tales by William Butler Yeats* 47) Candide and Other Writings by Voltaire; Robinson Crusoe & A Journal of the Plague Year by Daniel Defoe; 107) The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James*; 123) The Collected Short Stories of Dorothy Parker*; 139) The Federalist by Alexander Hamilton, John Jay & James Madison*; 145) Selected Stories of Sholom Aleichem; 146) Anna Christie, The Emperor Jones, & The Hairy Ape by Eugene O'Neill; 201) The Arabian Nights by Richard Burton; 211) Selected Short Stories of John O'Hara*; 258) New Voices in the American Theatre; 293) The Best Short Stories of Dostoevsky; 294) Saint Joan, Major Barbara & Androcles and the Lion by Bernard Shaw*; 302) The World's Great Operas by John Takser Howard*; 339) Resistance, Rebellion, and Death by Albert Camus; 353) Selected Writings of Truman Capote*; 363) A Johnson Reader, edited by E. L. McAdam & George Milne* (first ML edition).. Book are mostly very good to very good plus; 139 has owner info, 146 has a checkmark on the half-title page. Dust jackets range from good plus to very good, the jacket of 92 has more wear and tape reinforcement on the underside. Most of the jackets are price-clipped, as indicated by an * above. A great way to add a number of desirable titles to your Modern Library collection!

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Price: 99.35 USD
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Penguin Classics LOT of 20 Trade-Sized Paperback Books
7 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: 58.95 USD
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Signet Classics, 20 Book Set
8 Signet Classics, 20 Book Set
New York Signet Classics mass market paperbacks 

Includes: The Deerslayer by James Fenimore Cooper; Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe; A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens; Sherlock Holmes: The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle; The Man in the Iron Mask by Alexandre Dumas; Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert; Camille by Alexandre Dumas Fils; Poems by Robert Frost; The Classic Slave Narratives edited by Henry Louis Gates; Herland and Selected Stories by Charlotte Perkins Gilman; Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy; The Sketch Book by Washington Irving; The Ambassadors by Henry James; Beowulf, translated by Burton Raffel; The Jungle by Upton Sinclair; The Complete Plays by Sophocles; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson; Walden and Civil Disobedience by Henry David Thoreau; Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain; Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton.. In very good or better condition with some light wear; several books may be unread; overall a very nice, clean set. Save on shipping, buy all 20 books at once!

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Price: 39.85 USD
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9 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: 7.00 USD
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Aeschyli Et Sophoclis: Tragoediae Et Fragmenta (Ęschyli Et Sophoclis Tragoedię Et Fragmenta), Aeschylus & Sophocles &  E. A. I. Ahrens (Translator)
10 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: 61.65 USD
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7 book set: The First Phone Call from Heaven + The Five People You Meet in Heaven + For One More Day + Have a Little Faith + The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto + The Time Keeper + Tuesdays with Morrie, Albom, Mitch
11 Albom, Mitch 7 book set: The First Phone Call from Heaven + The Five People You Meet in Heaven + For One More Day + Have a Little Faith + The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto + The Time Keeper + Tuesdays with Morrie
New York Hyperion etc. hardcovers 

SEVEN BOOK SET: The First Phone Call from Heaven + The Five People You Meet in Heaven + For One More Day + Have a Little Faith + The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto + The Time Keeper + Tuesdays with Morrie. Faith is SIGNED & dated by the author! Four of the books are first editions (first printings with full number lines), including the signed book. Books and dust jackets mostly very good to just about new, the jacket of First has a little moisture warping or similar on the rear, jacket of Tuesday has a small spot and a little wear on the rear; overall a very tight, clean set. Save on shipping, buy all 7 books at once!

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Price: 45.75 USD
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12 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: 7.00 USD
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The Dyer's Hand and Other Essays, Auden, W. H.
13 Auden, W. H. The Dyer's Hand and Other Essays
New York Vintage Books 1968 First Edition Thus mass market paperback 

Very good, a little edgewear, bit of soiling on page edges, pages lightly browned, overall a tight, clean, vintage copy. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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The Land of Painted Caves (Uncorrected Proof), Auel, Jean
14 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: 18.55 USD
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The War Memoirs Of HRH Wallis, Duchess Of Windsor, Auspitz, Kate
15 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: 18.00 USD
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Selected Writings of Francis Bacon, Bacon, Francis
16 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: 7.00 USD
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Flowers of Evil (Fleurs du Mal) in Pattern and Prose, Baudelaire & Beresford Egan & C. Bower Alcock
17 Baudelaire & Beresford Egan & C. Bower Alcock Flowers of Evil (Fleurs du Mal) in Pattern and Prose
New York Sylvan Press 1947 Limited Edition hardcover 

Good, scraped spot atop the front cover, else a nice, clean copy. With 15 full-page macabre/erotic black & white sketches. Measures a little over 10 inches tall. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Seize the Day, Bellow, Saul
18 Bellow, Saul Seize the Day
New York Viking Compass 1972 0670000914 / 9780670000913 13th printing paperback 

Very good or better, inked-over name on endpaper, else a very tight, clean,vintage copy. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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Riven Rock, Boyle, T. Coraghessan
19 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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20 Brann, Eva Homeric Moments: Clues to Delight in Reading the Odyssey and the Iliad
Philadelphia : Paul Dry Books 2002 0967967570 / 9780967967578 paperback 

Good plus to very good, a little wear on outer edges of covers, overall a tight, clean copy. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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