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This Constitution of Ours

By: Allen, Florence Ellinwood

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156086

Condition: VG+ (no Dust Jacket). SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the half title page. A total of approximately 15 lines of text have been neatly underline in pen, otherwise a very nice copy


Allen (1884-1966) was the first woman to serve on a state supreme court and one of the first two women to serve as a United States federal judge. She was inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame in 2005. A very uncommon book, especically signed View more info

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On the History of Libraries and Scholarship (Center for the Book Viewpoint Series No 4)

By: American Library Association Willison, I. R.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Washington, Library of Congress: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144790

ISBN: 0844403490

Condition: Fine in wraps


"A Paper Presented Before the Library History Round Table of the American Library Association June 26, 1979 by Willison who was Head, Rare Book Collections of The British Library" 26 page pamphlet View more info

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Einstein's Monsters

By: Amis, Martin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Cape: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102054

ISBN: 0224024353

Condition: Fine in fine Dust Jacket. Original wrap-around band laid in


Five short stories with an introduction by the author View more info

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Experience: A Memoir

By: Amis, Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Hyperion: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137844

ISBN: 0786866527

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


Autobiography. Illustrated View more info

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Six Women's Slave Narratives (The Schomburg Library of Nineteenth-Century Black Women Writers)

By: Andrews, William L.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 154918

ISBN: 0195060830

Condition: Paperback, VG+ in wraps


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My Secret Life

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Ballantine: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 153730

ISBN: 0345236068

Condition: Mass market paperback, fine in wraps


"...the anonymous autobiography of a wealthy Victorian who lived for sex alone..." View more info

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The Journals of Susanna Moodie

By: Atwood, Margaret & Pachter, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton: 1997

Edition: Facsimile edition

Seller ID: 083541

ISBN: 0395880432

Condition: Fine in shrinkwrap - NEW in slipcase


Poetry volume illustrated by Pachter View more info

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A World of Profit

By: Auchincloss, Louis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133768

Condition: VG+ in a VG Dust Jacket


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Jane Austen

By: Austen, Jane Jenkins, Elizabeth

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Cardinal Boos: 1973

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 155482

ISBN: 0351169385

Condition: Trade paperback, VG+ in wraps


Illustrated in color and black & white View more info

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Jane Austen, the Woman: Some Biographical Insights

By: Austen, Jane Tucker, George Holbert

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Griffin: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 155478

ISBN: 0312126883

Condition: Trade paperback, VG in wraps


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Magic and Mary Rose

By: Baldwin, Faith

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, Small Maynard: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156072

Condition: Light spine color fading, else VG (no Dust Jacket). INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR: "Dear Virginia, Faith '24"


Rare title especially signed. The author's fourth novel View more info

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Mavis of Green Hill

By: Baldwin, Faith

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Boston, Small, Maynard: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156096

Condition: Spine lettering fading, some page tanning, VG (no Dust Jacket). INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR: "For Virginia with Faith's Love '26." The previous owner has clipped a 1923 poem by Baldwin from a newspaper and tipped it to the pastedown endpaper, which has caused some offsetting to the free endpaper. Additionally, a small printed brochure from Small, Maynard announcing the release of this book (and featuring a lovely youthful photograph of the author) is attached to the rear pastedown endpaper


The author's first book. A love story set in Boston and Cuba. A rare first edition, especially signed View more info

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Garden Oats

By: Baldwin, Faith

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156098

Condition: VG (no Dust Jacket). Some spotting and color loss to spine cloth. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR: "Virginia and Charlie with Love from Faith"


A rare first edition, especially signed View more info

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Those Difficult Years

By: Baldwin, Faith

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Small, Maynard: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156100

Condition: VG (no Dust Jacket) with light color fading to spine. INSCRIBED BUT NOT SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR: "Virginia - 1925"


Part of a collection of Baldwin titles all inscribed to "Virginia" and all except this one signed by the author View more info

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Poor Relations: Cousin Betty, Cousin Pons

By: Balzac, Honore de

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. Louis, Thompson: 1901

Edition: Library Edition

Seller ID: 144598

Condition: VG (no Dust Jacket) with attractive contemporary bookplate


Introduction by George Saintsbury View more info

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The Abbey Psalter: The Book of Psalms Used By the Trappist Monks of Genesee Abbey

By: Bamburger, Abbot John Eudes

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Mahwah (NJ), Paulist Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153346

ISBN: 0292722729

Condition: Fine, issued without Dust Jacket


Hand-lettered text with art photographs from Medieval monasteries View more info

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A Literary and Historical Atlas of Europe

By: Bartholomew, J. G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Dent: 1936

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 151762

Condition: VG+ (no Dust Jacket). 2nd printing of the Revised and Enlarged Edition of 1930


Everyman's Library no. 496. 96 pages of maps in color, 43 pages of plans and maps in black & white, extensive Gazetteer and Index View more info

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Mr. Sammler's Planet

By: Bellow, Saul

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 121416

Condition: Fine in VG, price-clipped Dust Jacket with small internal front panel hole


The novel won the author's third National Book Award for fiction View more info

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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea or David Copperfield

By: Benchley, Robert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt & Co: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118540

Condition: VG+ with light color fading to the spine and light wear to spine extremities (no Dust Jacket). 5th printing


Drawings by Gluyas Williams View more info

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Lucia's Progress

By: Benson, E. F.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Wakefield (RI), Moyer Bell: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 137524

ISBN: 1559212330

Condition: Trade paperback, as new in pictorial wraps


Foreword by Anne Parrish View more info