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MR RABBIT AT HOME S SEQUEL TO LITTLE MR THIMBLEFINGER AND HIS QUEER COUNTRY

by Chandler Harris, Joel

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Published
1895
Condition
P/NONE
Edition
no edition/printing given
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NZ$17.40

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Houghton, Mifflin & Co. P/NONE. 1895. no edition/printing given. Hardcover. In POOR CONDITION, SELLING AS IS. READING COPY ONLY. Half of spine cover is missing. Brown thick marbled cardboard covers. Rear cover still attached however front cover along endpapers are almost completely separated from rest of text. Quite a bit of usage and handling showing throughout.… Read more
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UNDINE AND SINTRAM AND HIS COMPANIONS

by De La Motte Fouque (Author) , Bunnett, F. E (translated From The German by)

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Published
circa 1900
Condition
VG/NONE
Edition
no edition/printing given
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NZ$116.02

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New York: Bay View Publishing. VG/NONE. circa 1900. no edition/printing given. Hardcover. In very good condition considering age. Red covers have normal handing showing. Front cover is black over red with ornate worn gold illustrations. Red spine with black lettering. Minor wear with outside corner and spine edge bending. Someone has removed free front endpaper which… Read more
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LINDENWOOD OR BERTA'S RESOLVE

by Dawes, Mrs S. E.

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Published
1868
Condition
Fair
Edition
1st Edition (?)
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NZ$36.26

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American Tract Society. Fair. 1868. 1st Edition (?). Hardcover. Fair condition with usage showing. Green covers show quite a bit of handling. Black/red lettering/details. Bottom spine edge damaged. Inked ownership. Several pages are completely separated. Front/rear hinges very weak. Text is wiggly. Page 15/16 is completely separated with tears on all edges. Text has normal page… Read more
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THE DOCTOR'S DAUGHTER-BOOK 2 IN THE GIRLHOOD SERIES

by May, Sophie

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Published
1871
Condition
Fair
Edition
no edition/printing given
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NZ$75.42

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Lee and Shepard Publishers. Fair. 1871. no edition/printing given. Hardcover. Fair condition with usage showing. Some musty scent. Green covers have dark green door design on front/rear covers. Title in worn gold on front cover. Spine cover has most of the gold lettering worn off. Spine is also a bit faded. Front hinge completely separated. Rear hinge… Read more
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ASTORIA OR ANEECDOTES OF AN ENTERPRISE BEYOND THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS

by Irving, Washington

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Published
1868
Condition
VG+
Edition
Revised Edition
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NZ$40.61

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Putnam's Sons. VG+. 1868. Revised Edition. Hardcover. People's Edition. MAP IS MISSING. Author's revised edition complete in one volume. Very minor usage showing. Dark green covers with gold lettering/details on front. Sine is somewhat faded to a lighter green and gold lettering is not as bright as it should be. Inkrf ownership of Cockey Christmas 1883.… Read more
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A TRUTHFUL WOMAN IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

by Sanborn, Katie

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Published
1896
Condition
VG/NONE
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NZ$21.75

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Appleton & Co.. VG/NONE. 1896. Hardcover. Yellow covers with green/red illustration of flower on front along with gold lettering. Spine has gold lettering/grn illustration and is sun darkened. Handling and usage showing on covers. Text is clean/tight with minor foxing throughout. Bookstamo of J. L. Crilly from Pasadena California on inside front cover. ; 43/4x7; 192+ads… Read more
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PUT YOURSELF IN HIS PLACE

by Reade, Charles

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Seneca Valley Used Books & Paper Collectibles
Published
1895
Condition
G+/NONE
Edition
1st Edition (?)
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NZ$30.46

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New York Publishing Co. G+/NONE. 1895. 1st Edition (?). Hardcover. No editon/printing given. Brown boards with marbled illustrated paper. Normal edge wear showing. Red paper label with gold lettering on spine still nice. Hinges cracked almost through. Does not affect text tightness. Inked ownership dated 1901. Marbled page edges. Text is clean with normal page browning.… Read more
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TOM BROWN'S SCHOOL DAYS

by Hughes, T.

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Published
1893??
Condition
G/NONE
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NZ$75.42

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New York: National Book Company. G/NONE. 1893??. Hardcover. No edition/printing stated except "Preface to sisth edition in front. Red/white boards/gld lettering. Light board usage showing however there is some old dust/dirt on boards. Spine looks sun-browned. Blue title lettering is worn but entirely readable. Undated but inked ownership fo Arthur J Sheldon is dated Christmas 1893.… Read more
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I WILL BE A LADY A BOOK FOR GIRLS

by Tuthill, Mrs.

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Published
1852
Condition
G+
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NZ$65.26

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W. Crosby and H. P. Nichols. G+. 1852. Hardcover. 24th edition. Green boards/worn gold lettering on spine. Normal board usage showing include open edge wear at corners and spine ends. Gift message on ffep. Rfeps missing. Text is clean/tight however there is some dark foxing throughout. DQ. ; 41/4x61/4; 167 pages .
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THE ARM CHAIR LIBRARY PRESENTS ALLAN QUATERMAIN

by Haggard, H. Rider

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Published
1894
Condition
Fair
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NZ$65.26

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F. M. Lupton. Fair. 1894. Magazine. Selling 'AS IS'. Dated January 13, 1894.Although text is tight eith stapled spine front cover is completely separated. Brittle with edge nicks, etc. Contains complete novel. Double-columned text. Some brittleness. Normal page browning with no foxing. ; Vol. 54 .
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GEORGY SANDON OR A LOST LOVE

by Owen, Ashford

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Seneca Valley Used Books & Paper Collectibles
Published
1865
Condition
G+
Edition
1st Edition
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NZ$127.63

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Loring, Publisher. G+. 1865. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Brown boards/gld lettering on spine still nice. HOWEVER bottom 1/2 inch of spine is missing. Rear cover has old mold stains. Otherwise light normal board usage. Text is loose due to cotton coard binding stretching. Also quite a bit of foxing. NOTHING IS FALLING APART. ; Small 8vo; 215 pages… Read more
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THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT

by Dickens, Charles

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Published
N.D.
Condition
P/NONE
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NZ$72.52

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Lippincott. P/NONE. N.D.. Hardcover. Selling "AS IS". No date given except mentioning using original illustrations by TIcknor & FIelds in 1867. Red boards are almost separated from text. Spine cover is torn and partially missing. Mold residue on rear board. Drk brown endpapers. Ffep, frontispiece, onion skin cover are together but separated from text. Rest of… Read more
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HUGH WYNNE FREE QUAKER

by Mitchell, S. Weir

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Published
PRE-1900
Condition
VG
Edition
no edition/printing given
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NZ$31.91

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Century 1897.. VG. PRE-1900. no edition/printing given. Hardcover. Vol. 1. Sometime brevet Lieutenant-Colonel on the staff of his excellency General Washington. Very good condition Gray boards, raised detailing/red lettering on front. Spine has gold detailing/red lettering. Minor spine/corner bump. Nice frontispiece. Tissued. Pages cut very rough. Book has only a little bit of looseness. Nothing major.… Read more
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AN ORIGINAL BELLE THE WORKS OF E. P. ROE

by Roe, E. P.

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Published
1885
Condition
Fair
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NZ$14.50

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Collier & Son. Fair. 1885. Hardcover. Good minus condition. Vol. 6. Black covers/gold lettering on spine. Front/rear spine badly cracked almost separating text from covers. Text itself is quite clean/tight with only a few faint water stains on almost all pages near bottom. Frontispiece has nice engravure entitled 'She buried her face...'. Leaving dried flowers found… Read more
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THE TWO GRAY GIRLS AND THEIR OPPOSITE NEIGHBORS

by Haile, Ellen

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Published
1880
Condition
G/NONE
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New York London Paris: Cassell & Company, Ltd.. G/NONE. 1880. Hardcover. No edition/printing given. Dedication page also dated 1880. Inked gift message dated pre-1900. Green boards/blk details. Gold lettering almost worn from spine however front gold lettering/illustration of girls still quite nice. Girls do have some darkening. Could be cleaned? Boards are together but completely separated… Read more
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THE VIRGINIANS A TALE OF THE LAST CENTURY

by Thackeray, William Makepeace

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Published
1884
Condition
Fair
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NZ$29.01

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Worthington Company. Fair. 1884. Hardcover. G-. Blue cloth boards. Paper pasteup label on spine is discolored with some lettering worn. Covers In good condition but almost completely separated from text. Minor spine end/corner wear. First part of text is completely separated. Dedication page separated from rest of text. Last few black pages in rear also completely… Read more
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THE YOUNG STUDENT OR RALPH AND VICTOR

by Madame Guizot

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Published
1844
Condition
VG/NONE
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NZ$688.89

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Appleton & Co.. VG/NONE. 1844. Volume 3 of 3 volumes. Brown cloth boards. Pressed details on front and spine. Gold on front is e ntirely worn off or never there. Gold on spine is quite good. Boards are still dark. Considering its age it is in very good condition with minor spine end and corner bump and… Read more
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SHIRLEY A TALE

by Bell, Currer Aka Bronte, Charlotte

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Published
1856
Condition
P/NONE
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NZ$58.01

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New York Derby & Jackson. P/NONE. 1856. Hardcover. Poor condition. Selling book AS IS. Brown cloth boards with pressed details. Spine cloth has become very sun browned/brittle and only a small piece remains. ALL EDGE WEAR on boards. Front board completely separated. Rear board hanging on by two strings. Free front endpaper also completely separated and… Read more
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JOHN HALIFAX GENTLEMAN

by Mulock, Miss

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Published
1884
Condition
Fair
Edition
no edition/printing given
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NZ$11.60

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New York R. Worthington. Fair. 1884. no edition/printing given. Hardcover. Good minu condition. Burnt sienna covers/black detailing on front and spine. Gold banner with matching lettering also on both. Some spine end and corner bump. Cheap paper has caused much page browning/some brittleness. Several pages are separating/tearing from spine. Still nice, though. Free gift wrapping, card… Read more
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FIVE LITTLE PEPPERS GROWN UP

by Sidney, Margaret

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Published
1892
Condition
P
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no edition/printing given
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NZ$36.26

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D. Lothrop. P. 1892. no edition/printing given. Hardcover. Poor condition. Inked ownership dated 1892.covers better than text. Some spine end/corner wear. Covers are smudgied from use. Green covers illustrated in black/gold/red. Text itself is quite together. Pages have natural browning/some foxing. A few pages have edge damage due to book laying very lazy. Frontispiece entotled 'Well,… Read more
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