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Japanese Literature Reviewed
 by Richie, Donald
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine, unread copy withno edge wear and no prior owner marks. Dust jacket is also fine , and NOT price clipped. Essays for the general reader inte... Details
The Letters of Robert Frost to Louis Untermeyer
 by Robert Frost, with foreword by Louis Untermeyer
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket that has a bit of edge wear. Very clean and tight, with no hint of age toning, no edgewear, no prior owner mar... Details
The Abyssinian
 by Rufin, Jean-Christophe
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Beautiful copy of the author's first book, winner of the Prix Goncourt, and deservedly so. A great story revolving around an Embassy to the ruler of... Details
Evasion Line
 by Satterthwaite, Alfred
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A novel of the French resistance, and rescue lines for allied pilots during WW Two. The author served in military intelligence as a French interpret... Details
Genji Days
 by Seidensticker, Edward G.
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
AA fine, unread copy with no prior owner marks and no edge wear. Dust jacket has very slight wear at the corners. The saga of the authorwho spent t... Details
365 Views of Mt. Fuji
 by Shimoda, Todd
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine, unread copy, with no prior owner marks. A novel with some suspense, elegant, elusive and ethereal. "Absorbing the psychology of modern Japa... Details
The King and the Clown in South Indian Myth and Poetry
 by Shulman, David Dean
Price: US $32.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
"A fresh interpretation of Medieval South Indian society based on Tamil, Telugu and Sanskrit texts", (from the dj blurb). The author was a professor ... Details
The Mark Twain Murders
 by Skom, Edith
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
An award winning student is found dead in the stacks of a University in Chicago. There was an accusation of possible plagiarism. This copy is sig... Details
Isara, a Voyage Around "Essay"
 by Soyinka, Wole
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Fine/ fine dustjacket. Recommended to anyone interested in the ambiguities between British colonialist and Africans late 19th & early 20th C. A won... Details
An Apology for Idlers and Other Essays
 by Stevenson, Robert Louis
Price: US $48.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
One of those charming Mosher productions in its original glassine dust jacket, the thin boards having some edgewear Inside, very clean and tight, wi... Details
Eminent Victorians
 by Strachey, Lytton
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Modern Library #212. No date, but circa 1940. Strachey's famous biographies, a new approach to this genre. The dustjacket spine is faded, otherwise... Details
"Ask Mamma, or The Richest Commoner in England
 by Surtees, Robert Smith
Price: US $125.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Bound in 19th Century 3/4 brown calf, with black cloth boards, gilt band lines and title on the spine. Some edge wear, mostly at the corners, but sol... Details
The Phoenix and the Dwarfs, a Play in Three Acts
 by Taylor, George E. And George Savage
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A play about a Chinese family in war and peace. With a 30 page introduction putting the play into the context of the China Republic, before WW Two. ... Details
Fire and Ice, the Art and Thought of Robert Frost
 by Thompson, Lawrance
Price: US $33.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A surprisingly scarce biography, no copies on the internet at this writing. Very clean and tight, no hint of age toning, no prior owner marks. no edg... Details
Emerson and Frost, Critics of Their Times
 by Thompson, Lawrence
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Slipcase
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy in its fine slipcase. Very clean and tight, with no hint of age toning, no edgewear, no prior owner marks. i Details
Webster and Tourneur, Masterpieces of the English Drama
 by Thorndike, Ashley (introduction)
Price: US $7.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
John Webster was an Elizabethan playright 1602 to 1624. Two plays of Cyril Tourneur have survived from about the same period. Excellent 24 page intr... Details
Recognition of Robert Frost, Twenty-Fifth Anniversary
 by Thornton, Richard (editor)
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy. very clean and tight, with no hint of age toning, no edgewear, no prior owner marks. The dust jacket has a bit of edge wear, but is NOT p... Details
Mark Twain's Letters to the Rogers Family
 by Twain, Mark (Samuel Clements)
Price: US $40.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful copy with no edgewear, clean and tight inside and out, bright gilt title on the front cover of red cloth. Pages 78 with bibliography. ... Details
Kristin Labransdatter, 3 Volumes
 by Undset, Sigrid
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
The classic Norwegian novel of Vikings in the 14th Century, by the daughter of a noted archaeologist. Subtitles, The Bridal Wreath, The Fruit of Sin,... Details
Marry Me
 by Updike, John
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Updike's 8th novel, which mirrors his own failing marriage, and takes place in 1970s Connecticut. . Cloth is a bit dusty or faded at the top edge, wit... Details
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