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The Snopes Trial: Special Edition

by Dershowitz, Alan M., Intro.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1990
Condition
As New
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$25.00

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Privately Printed for the Notable Trials Library, 1990. Larger, heavier, sturdy book, dark red leather raised spine, dark red quality red cloth with ornate bright gilt design at top and bottom front, back too, all edges bright gilt, a red satin sewn-in bookmark, stunning marbelng in shades of orange and yellow inside covers and adjacent end papers, 339 pages, text… Read more
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Oxford University Press Very small, sturdy book, cream leather covers with embossed gilt cross on front, gilt lettering bright on spine, sewn-in cloth silver bookmark, all edges bright gilt, 611 pages, rounded tips. In dark blue and white box. Book and box, As New.. Full Leather. As New. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall.
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$22.00
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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam: The Astronomer Poet of Persia

by Khayyam, Omar

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Callaghan Books South
Condition
Good
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$88.00

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G.P. Putnam's Sons/The Ariel Booklets Translated by Edward Fitzgerald. Very small, sturdy book, shiny red leather, a flowery gilt border bright on front and spine, a flowery gilt wreath around title at top front. Slight surface wear to spine top edge, spine bottom edge, and bottom tips, very slight surface wear to top tips. Near Very Good.. Full Leather. Good.… Read more
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$88.00
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Life on the Mississippi

by Twain, Mark

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1972
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$270.00

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The Easton Press, 1972. Introduction by Edward Wagenknecht. Edited with Notes by Willis Wiger. (Bound in Bonded Leather Fibers) Large, sturdy, heavy book, dark brown textured leather, an ornate gilt wavy design, a ship's wheel, and gilt borders on all of front and back, raised spine, a design with three gilt wheel designs, all bright, all edges gilt, a sewn-in… Read more
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$270.00
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Obras Completas: Novellas y Cuentos: Tomo II

by Bazan, Emilia Pardo

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1956
Condition
Fine
Edition
2d
Item Price
$98.00

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Madrid: Aguilar, 1956. Text in Spanish, Edited by Frederico Carlos Sainz De Robles. Sturdy, thick book, shiny dark brown leather, very bright gilt facsimile signature at middle front, brown spine with raised portrait, ornate feathery black and white pattern to all exterior page edges. Brown color inside covers and adjacent end papers with three illustrations, double-column format for text, 1729… Read more
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$98.00
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Guard of Honor: a Limited Edition

by Cozzens, James Gould

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$44.00

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The Franklin Library, 1978. Large, thick, heavy book, textured blue leather with ornate gilt lettering and border with wreath pattern to all of front and back, raised spine with bright gilt lettering, borders and wreath pattern, all edges bright gilt, blue satin sewn-in bookmark, satin finish inside covers and adjacent end papers, 575 pages, illustrations in shades of blue and… Read more
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$44.00
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Moby Dick, or The Whale

by Melville, Herman

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781581730463
Item Price
$99.00

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Sweetwater Press, 1998. Very large, very thick, sturdy book, shiny dark blue leather, very bright gilt design and lettering to much of front, raised spine, all edges gilt, a book mark sewed in, rose satin cloth inside covers and adjacent end papers, 822 pages plus final illustration and Epilogue, illustrated by Rockwell Kent on many pages throughout. Near Very Fine..… Read more
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$99.00
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Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Companion)

by Twain, Mark

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
As New
Item Price
$35.00

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The Easton Press, 1994. (Collector's Edition) Edited with Introduction by Bernard DeVoto. Very large, sturdy, heavy book, genuine dark red leather, very bright gilt illustration of boy in rowboat with ornate border on front, raised spine, very bright gilt title and author on spine, purple satin bookmark sewed in, all edges gilt, 396 pages with purple-tinted illustrations by Thomas Hart… Read more
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$35.00
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The Tumult and The Shouting: Memorial Edition

by Rice, Grantland

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1954
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Ptg.
Item Price
$65.00

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A.S. Barnes and Co., 1954. (First Printing, My Life in Sports) Sturdy book, padded brown and darker brown leather, raised title and author's name, with illustration of Rice as well as boys playing baseball on front, a montage of sports photos inside covers and adjacent end papers, 368 pages including three glossy photo section. Very light wear to bottom front… Read more
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$65.00
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Selected Works of Robert Louis Stevenson

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2002
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781587260131
Item Price
$37.00

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Mundus Media, 2002. (1st) Very large, very heavy book, shiny dark blue leather, very bright gilt lettering and borders to front and spine, works included are Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and The Strange Case of Dr. Jeckyll and Mr. Hyde. As New.. First Edition. Full Leather. As New. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Annals of Tacitus

by Tacitus

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$45.00

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The Franklin Library, 1982. Translated by Alfred John Church and William Jackson Brodribb. Larger, heavy book,shiny blue leather spine, dark blue cloth covers with ornate very bright gilt borders and design, raised spine, ornate gilt lettering and designs to most of spine, all edges bright gilt, purple cloth bookmark,marbleing in shades of blue and purple to end papers, 375 pages.… Read more
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$45.00
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Vanity Fair: a Novel Without a Hero

by Thackeray, William Makepeace

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$55.00

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The Franklin Library, 1981. Large, very heavy book, dark blue leather spine, blue cloth covers with ornate very bright gilt design and borders front and back, raised spine with ornate very bright gilt lettering and designs, purple cloth bookmark, all edges very bright gilt, marbleing in shades of blue and purple to end papers, 678 pages plus final illustration… Read more
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$55.00
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The Magic Mountain

by Mann, Thomas

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$75.00

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The Franklin Library, 1981. Translated by H.T. Lowe-Porter. Sturdy book, fine brown leather with ornate gilt design and borders to front, spine and back, rasied spine, all edges gilt bright, rose-colored inside covers and adjacent end papers with fleur-de-lis pattern,724 pages. Very Fine.. Full Leather. Fine. Illus. by Fonseca, Gonzalo.
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$75.00
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Henrik Ibsen: Four Plays

by Ibsen, Henrik

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$44.00

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Oxford University Press, 1983. (The Oxford Library of the World's Great Books) Translated by Eva La Gallienne. Large, heavy book, dark red leather raised spine, all edges very bright gilt, dark red cloth boards, ornate gilt design on front and back, modern marbling inside covers and adjacent end papers, 403 pages. Very Fine.. Half-Leather. Fine. Illus. by Eubanks, Tony.
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$44.00
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The Bill of Rights Primer: A Citizen's Guidebook to the American Bill of Rights

by Amar, Akhil Reed; Adams, Les

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$85.00

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Birmingham AL: Palladium Press, 2002. Smaller, sturdy book, shiny fine red leather with darker red oval design at center front with very bright gilt stars and Liberty bell, very bright gilt lettering on spine, all edges gilt, facsimile of documents inside covers and adjacent end papers, 406 pages plus brief biographical notes. Very Fine.. Full Leather. Fine.
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$85.00
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The Mayor of Casterbridge

by Hardy, Thomas

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Callaghan Books South
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$19.00

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Modern Library Introduction by poet Joyce Kilmer. Map of Wessex pictured in novel inside covers and adjacent end paper. Slightly smaller book, dark green leather with bright logo. gilt lettering bright on spine with gilt border, ink name at top of first front end paper, 218 lightly browned pages. Tiny surface wear spots at top front right, lightly creased down… Read more
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Audels Plumbers and Steam Fitters Guide

by Graham, Frank D. And Thomas J. Emery

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1943
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$55.00

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New York: Theo. Audel and Co., 1943. (Originally published, 1925) Four volumes, textured black leather, bright gilt lettering on spines with gilt borders and illustrations of wrenches on spine bright, embossed title and wrench on front, external page edges painted red. Very Fine set.. Full Leather. Fine. Set.
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The Poetical Works of Robert Browning

by Browning, Robert

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Callaghan Books South
Condition
Near Fine
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$25.00

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The John C. Winston Co. Smaller book, shiny textured dark red leather with thin embossed border to front and back, bright gilt facsimile signature on front, very bright gilt lettering and design on spine, red satin bookmark. Light wear to tips, very slight surface wear along top of long spine right edge, light wear at places on long spine left… Read more
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$25.00
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The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties

by Craik, George L.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1858
Condition
Fair
Item Price
$99.00

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London: John Murray, 1858. Two volumes, smooth dark-green leather, slightly smaller book, bright gilt ornate border to front and back edges, ornate embossed and raised gilt design very bright on fronts, raised spines, ornate design, beautifully red and blue marbleing inside covers and adjacent end papers as well as exterior page edges. Volume I: Front cover detached but in place,… Read more
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$99.00
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The Complete Works of Robert Burns: Containing His Poems, Songs and Correspondence

by Burns, Robert

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1856
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$120.00

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Boston: Phillips, Sampson and Co., 1856. With a New Life of the Poet and Notices--Critical and Biographical, by Allan Cunningham. Large, thick, very heavy book, chocolate brown thick leather with ornate embossed and raised design, gilt title with embellished "B" on front and back, raised spine, gilt lettering very fine, all edges gilt, beautiful marbled inside covers and adjacent end… Read more
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$120.00