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Antiquamania

By: Roberts, Kenneth & Tarkington, Booth (illustrator)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 130840

Condition: Pages tanning, foxing to edges; else a VG or better copy in a Dust Jacket missing the spine panel (flaps and front & rear panels complete except for minor wear at corners)


A delightful satire of antiques collecting and collectors. Quite scarce View more info

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The Magnificent Ambersons

By: Tarkington, Booth

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday, Page & Co: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156160

Condition: Just about fine with virtually no foxing and with bright white pages (no Dust Jacket). Tipped to the front endpaper is a 2 x 3 inch card SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. An exceptionally nice copy of the first edition, 1st printing


Illustrated with frontispiece and 7 b&w plates by Arthur William Brown. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Notably filmed by Orson Welles in 1942 View more info

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Claire Ambler

By: Tarkington, Booth

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 127578

Condition: Near fine in a VG Dust Jacket missing several tiny chips


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Monsieur Beaucaire

By: Tarkington, Booth

Price: $125.00

Publisher: NY, McClure, Phillips: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 125194

Condition: A fine, bright copy. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR, dated June, 1940, Kennebunkport, Maine


First State. The author's second book, later adapted as a play, an operetta and two films (1924 & 1946). Illustrated by C. D. Williams View more info

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Beasley's Christmas Party

By: Tarkington, Booth

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Harper: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153910

Condition: Fine in a VG Dust Jacket missing three small chips. First edition, 1st printing


Illustrated in color and black & white by Ruth Sypherd Clements View more info

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Wanton Mally

By: Tarkington, Booth

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 125692

Condition: A fine, bright copy in a VG+ pictorial Dust Jacket with light fraying at head of spine


"A gay romance of England in the days of Charles the Merry." With drawings by Joseph Simont and a color frontispiece from the portrait of M. de Champvallon by Langilliere View more info

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Young Mrs. Greeley

By: Tarkington, Booth

Price: $80.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday Doran: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139522

Condition: Slight spine slant, light foxing; else VG+ (no Dust Jacket). INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR: "June 6, 1929. Dear Mabel: This is a simple pile of words from The Blind Cripples Products Co., sent to you, not necessarily to be read, but as a token of appreciation and esteem from Yours aff'ly Booth."


"Mabel" is Mabel Lucas Kent, wife of Atwater Kent. Inventor and prominent radio manufacturer, Kent maintained vacation homes in Bar Harbor and Kennebunkport, Maine and was good friends with Tarkington and Kenneth Roberts View more info

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The Gibson Upright

By: Tarkington, Booth & Wilson, Harry Leon

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday, Page: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139520

Condition: VG (no Dust Jacket). INSCRIBED BY THE ATUHOR: "For Atwater Kent, a model employer. Booth Tarkington"


Inventor and prominent radio manufacturer, Atwater Kent maintained vacation homes in Bar Harbor and Kennebunkport, Maine and was good friends with Tarkington and Kenneth Roberts. Play, preceded by a paper edition View more info

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The Collector's Whatnot

By: Tarkington, Booth , Roberts, Kenneth L. & Kahler, Hugh M.

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton: 1923

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 132828

Condition: Foxing to edges, pages with some tanning and endpaper foxing; else a VG+ bright and attractive copy in a solid VG Dust Jacket with some light soiling & foxing. Jacket is unclipped and is missing only one tiny, shallow chip to rear panel (1/8" x 1/8"). SIGNED BY THE THREE AUTHORS on the front endpaper


Comic foray into the world of antiques collecting. Illustrations by Tarkington. Extremely uncommon in dust jacket View more info

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The Collector's Whatnot

By: Tarkington, Booth , Roberts, Kenneth L. & Kahler, Hugh M.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137784

Condition: A VG+ bright and attractive copy in a solid VG Dust Jacket with fading to front panel and spine (rear panel still bright) and with a closed tear and small stain to spine. Jacket is unclipped


Comic foray into the world of antiques collecting issued pseudonymously as by Cornelius Obenchain Van Loot, Milton Kilgallen and Murgatroyd Elphinstone. Illustrations by Milton Kilgallen (Booth Tarkington). Followed by a 'Second Edition' which identified the perpetrators. Extremely uncommon in dust jacket View more info

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The Collector's Whatnot

By: Tarkington, Booth , Roberts, Kenneth L. & Kahler, Hugh M.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton: 1923

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 135952

Condition: A VG+ bright and attractive copy in a solid VG Dust Jacket with some light soiling & foxing and minor wear to spine extremities. Jacket is unclipped


Comic foray into the world of antiques collecting. Illustrations by Tarkington. Extremely uncommon in dust jacket View more info