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High Tide

by Gertrude Moore Richards (Mrs. Waldo Richards) Editor

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Paper Time Machines
Published
March 1921
Condition
Fair to Good-
Edition
Eleventh Impression
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$8.48

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Originally published in 1916, this copy is from the Eleventh Impression (11th Printing), this tome contains hundreds of poems and hymns from hundreds of the top contemporary poets (of that time, circa 1916). The book presents typical cover wear for a well read book, especially on the corners of the cloth on board cover panels. The pages are mildly toned, with… Read more
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The Odyssey of Homer - Done Into English Prose (ca 1932)

by Homer (Ὅμηρος)

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Paper Time Machines
Published
1932
Condition
Good+
Edition
Abbridged
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$42.29

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This book, part of the MacMillan Pocket Classics, presents very minor wear from normal use, especially on the corners. There is light toning on the page edges, as one would expect in a nearly 90 year old book. The original owner's name was penned on the inside front & rear covers. Aside from this, there are no other signs or… Read more
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Three Narrative Poems (*The Academy Classics)

by George A. Watrous, A.M. (Editor)

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Paper Time Machines
Published
1898
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
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$15.98

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This small book measures 6¾" x 4¼", bound in cloth clad book board (hardcover). There is some moderate wear and toning, typical for this vintage, but no damage. The book appears free of any marks, writing, or stains of note. At 122 Years of age, she's in fantastic shape. The contains the following three narrative poems:*Coleridge: The Rime of the Ancient… Read more
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Tosca (In Korean)

by Luigi Illica

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Paper Time Machines
Published
2003
Condition
As New
ISBN
9788921419293
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$8.88

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Korean language telling of the Classic 1900 Puccini Italian Opera Unread, with few signs of any shelf and handling wear. Inside, the book is free of any writing, notes, marks or stains.
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BALLADS by William Makepeace Thackeray

by William M. Thackeray

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Paper Time Machines
Published
1884
Condition
Good+
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$39.88

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Beautifully bound vintage Victorian Era collection of poems/ballads. The book is bound in an embossed hardcover, adorned in gold leaf. The page ends are also gilded with gold leaf. Inside, the text is framed in a perpendicular red. As could be expected, the is a fair amount of handling wear on the edges of the hardcover. The front cover panel is… Read more
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Huckleberry Finn (The Adventures of)

by Mark Twain

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Paper Time Machines
Condition
Poor (Readable)
Edition
Modern Abridged Edition
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$3.98

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This is a reading copy, as it has some issues.The dust jacket is missing. The cover has started to split at the hinge, especially the front cover board hinge. There is a Christmas Gift notation dated 1948 on the front end-page. The content pages appear to be free of writing, marks, or any notable stains, however, there is some… Read more
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The Long Valley (1939)

by John Steinbeck

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Paper Time Machines
Published
September 1939
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition Fourth Printing
Item Price
$43.88

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First Edition-Fourth Printing. This book is bound in beige cloth & terra-cotta cloth over boards. It is in Good plus condition. Paper Dust Jacket is missing. There is a bit of toning on the page edges, possibly due to materials used. The end-sheets are darkened along the hinge area. Content area of pages look good. A few pages have been… Read more
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The Rum Diary

by Hunter S. Thompson

Seller
Paper Time Machines
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Simon & Schuster Paperback
ISBN
9780684856476
Item Price
$5.88

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Slight shelf and handling wear along cover edges. The inside of the book is free of writing, marks and stains.
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