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Robinson Crusoe

by Defoe, Daniel

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1961
Condition
Fine
Edition
Early Printing
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NZ$180.47

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New York: Charles Scribners Sons, 1961. Very nice copy of classic in 1961 printing. No real flaws. First printied by this publisher in 1957. In mylar. . Early Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by N. C. Wyeth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Origin of Species and the Descent of Man

by Darwin, Charles

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Printing
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NZ$30.94

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New York: Modern Library Nice copy printed in the 1950's. Unmarked, tight and square. Clean, sharp and fresh. Dust jacket rightly ubbed with only very monor edgewear. No chips or tears. Both complete and unabridged in one volume. In mylar. . Early Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over… Read more
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Intelligence in the Modern World

by Dewey, John

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1939
Condition
Near Fine to Fine
Edition
Early Printing
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NZ$39.96

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New York: Modern Library, 1939. Nice copy in the G5 binding and jacket printed between 1954 - 1960. Unmarked, tight and square. A comprehensive selection from the life-work of America's foremost philosopher and educator. Jacket has only minor edgewear at spine ends, else fine. In mylar. . Early Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine to Fine/Near Fine.… Read more
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The Tale of Genji

by MURASAKI, LADY

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1960
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Modern Library Printing
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NZ$30.94

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New York: Modern Library, 1960. Nice copy in first stated ML printing. ML Giant. Unmarked, tight and square. Jacket has minor wear at head of spine, else fine. Considered by some to be he world's first real novel, it was completed in the early years of the eleventh century. Translated by Arthur Waley.… Read more
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The Leatherstocking Saga

by Cooper, James Fenimore

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1966
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Modern Library Printing
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NZ$45.12

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New York: Modern Library, 1966. Nice copy of ML first stated such on copyright page. Unmarked, tight and square with crisp textblock that is clearly unread. Jacket is bright and fresh but for rubbing on spine and front panel. Modern Library Giant. In mylar. . First Modern Library Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Illus.… Read more
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Ulysses

by Joyce, James

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1946
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Printing
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NZ$33.52

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New York: Modern Library, 1946. Complete and unexpurgated in one volume. Nice copy in the G5 binding and jacket printed between 1942 - 1954. Lists 379 titles on verso of jacket. Unmarked, tight and square. Red cloth with black and gold stamping. with sharp tips and bright topstain. Jacket has moderate edgewear… Read more
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The Wealth of Nations

by Smith, Adam

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1937
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Printing
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NZ$23.20

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New York: Modern Library, 1937. Nice copy. Unmarked, tight and square. Modern Library Giant. Lists 380 titles on verso of jacket so 1958 printing. Jacket has small chip at head of spine a few faint tea drops same area. In mylar. . Early Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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War and Peace

by Tolstoy, Leo

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Inner Sanctum Edition
Item Price
NZ$50.27

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1958. Solid copy that is unmarked but for small, stray green felt pen on top edge. Hinge starting to crack at table of contents but hasn't separated and hinge remains solid throughout book. Map endpapers with Reader's guide laid in. Jacket has moderate wear and rubbing. In mylar. . Inner… Read more
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Leaves of Grass

by Whitman, Walt

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1940
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Modern Library Printing
Item Price
NZ$103.13

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New York: Modern Library, 1940. Solid copy of ML giant in its first printing per Toledano. Its first printing did not state such on copyright per Toledano but listied 271 titles on verso of jacket which this does. That puts its printing at 1940. Former owner printed name on front endpaper near hinge is small. … Read more
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NZ$103.13
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The Complete Novels & Selected Tales of Nathaniel Hawthorne , Two Volume Set

by Hawthorne, Nathaniel

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine to Fine
Edition
First Thus
Item Price
NZ$51.56

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New York: Modern Library, 1993. Nice copies that are unmarked, tight and square. Both have full number line ending with a 1. In mylar. . First Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine to Fine/Near Fine to Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Brothers Karamazov

by Dostoyevsky, Fyodor

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Printing
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NZ$33.52

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New York: Modern Library Nice copy printed in the 1950's that would be fine but for Name and date on front endpaper. Clean, sharp and fresh. Dust jacket rubbed on spine but remainder of jacket pretty nice. No chips or tears. Jacket illustration nice one witth sleigh being driven in front of Russian city. … Read more
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Ulysses

by Joyce, James

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Later Printing
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NZ$25.78

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New York: Modern Library, 1961. Complete and unexpurgated in one volume. Solid copy. Unmarked, tight and square. Green cloth with gold stamping. Jacket has moderate edgewear with somed rubbing and wear to spine ends. In mylar. . Later Printing. Hardcover. Very Good Plus/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Complete Works of Rabelais

by Rabelais

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Printing
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NZ$25.78

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New York: Modern Library Nice copy. Unmarked, tight and square. Lists 360 titles on verso of jacket so 1952 printing. Modern Library Giant. In mylar. . Early Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Les Miserables

by Hugo, Victor

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Printing
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NZ$33.52

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New York: Modern Library Complete and unabridged in one volume. Nice copy in the G5 binding and jacket printed between 1942 - 1954. Lists 353 titles on verso of jacket. Unmarked, tight and square. Green cloth with black and gold stamping. with sharp tips and bright topstain. Jacket has moderate edgewear with… Read more
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Stories of Three Decades

by Mann, Thomas

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Modern Library Printing
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NZ$38.67

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New York: Modern Library Nice copy of ML first stated such on copyright page. Unmarked, tight and square. Price clipped jacket has wear along top edge of spine and front panel but virtually no paper loss. Modern Library Giant. In mylar. . First Modern Library Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo -… Read more
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The Deerslayer

by Cooper, James Fenimore

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1929
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Possible First Thus
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NZ$77.34

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New York: Charles Scribners Sons, 1929. Possiblly first printing thus as 1929 printed on title page and Scribners seal on copyright page with no later printings noted though copyright date is 1925. Nice copy in black cloth with gold lettering to spine and front board fully illustrated by NC. Wyeth. Bookplate on front endpaper. Illustrated endpapers.… Read more
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The Road to Oz

by Baum, L. Frank

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
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NZ$25.78

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New York: Books of Wonder (harpercolins), 1991. Nice copy with no flaws. DJ is reproduction of first edition jacket front panel. Illustrated endpapers. . Reprint. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by John R. Neill. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Middlemarch

by Eliot, George

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Later Printing
Item Price
NZ$15.47

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New York: Modern Library, 1994. Clean, bright copy. Unmarked, tight and square. Modern Library Giant. Fingernail markings on bottom page edges, else fine. In mylar. . Later Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Moll Flanders

by Defoe, Daniel

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1970
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reissued Classics
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NZ$30.94

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Avon, Conn: Heritage Press, 1970. Very nice copy with no flaws. Sandglass laid in by publisher that details book info of interest. Black slipcase, clean bright and fresh. . Reissued Classics. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket (In slipcase). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Counterfeiters

by Gide, Andre

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Early Printing
Item Price
NZ$10.31

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New York: Modern Library, 1955. Solid unmarked copy but for small reddish stain to fore-edge and one bumped tip. Jacket has a few chips not affecting design. In mylar. . Early Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/VG-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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