Bindings & Editions

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Bindings & Editions Books & Ephemera

Eight Weeks to Optimum Health : A Proven Program for Taking Full Advantage of Your Body's Natural Healing Power

Eight Weeks to Optimum Health : A Proven Program for Taking Full Advantage of Your Body's Natural Healing Power

by Andrew Weil

Random House Large Print, 1997. Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$6.98
Never Eat In

Never Eat In

by Leddick, David

London: Serpent's Tail, 1999. Paperback. 280p., offsetting/toning to half-title and title pages otherwise a good first edition, first printing stated in boards and unclipped dj. Blurbs on the cover call it "...a literary Boogie Nights" and a double episode of Ally McBeal mixed with a spot of Sex in the City. A straight female copywriter in NYC obssesses over a gay porn star and is hounded by his drag-queen director.
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$12.00
Lin Handa stories in Chinese history Han story (Large Print Edition) The book appeared in the Chinese students basic reading list.(Chinese Edition)

Lin Handa stories in Chinese history Han story (Large Print Edition) The book appeared in the Chinese students basic reading list.(Chinese Edition)

by LIN HAN DA

China Braille Press, 2015-12-1. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Language:Chinese.Lin Handa stories in Chinese history Han story (Large Print Edition) The book appeared in the Chinese students basic reading list. Satisfaction guaranteed,or money back.
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$64.42
Old father antic, by Lars Lawrence [pseud.]

Old father antic, by Lars Lawrence [pseud.]

by Stevenson, Philip [as Lars Lawrence]

New York: International Publishers, 1961. Hardcover. 460p., first edition, hinge repaired and new endpaper tipped in, shelfworn dj. *Rideout author. The seed, a trilogy. Part 2, vol. 1. "... set in a southwest company-owned mining town, ... the story of coal miners struggling for a better life." - dj.
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$15.00
WALT WHITMAN

WALT WHITMAN

by Kaplan, Justin

Franklin Library. NF. 1980. Leather Bound. Hardback in Near Fine condition without dust jacket.. First Edition Society. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 428 pages. * Quick Shipping * All Books Mailed in Boxes * Free Tracking Provided * .
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$29.95
Existence: Large Print Hardcover Edition

Existence: Large Print Hardcover Edition

by Sc Lewis

Hardback. New.
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£25.04
The Year of the Kangaroo

The Year of the Kangaroo

by H. D Williamson

187 Pages. First edition by the numbers. Dust jacket Not price-clipped.The illuminative look into the lives of Kangaroos in Australia's dust jacket only has two small (repaired) tears on it and otherwise is in Near Fine condition. The interior book has no visible extraneous markings throughout, has tight bindings, and thus is in a totally readable and well-preserved condition. There is very slight foxing along the top and right edge of the closed book's pages.This book will be boxed up carefully and... Read more
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$8.75
Descent Into Hell (FIRST EDITION ASSOCIATION COPY)

Descent Into Hell (FIRST EDITION ASSOCIATION COPY)

by Charles Williams

London: Faber and Faber, 1937. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. This copy was given to Mary Guillemard from Anne Ridler.  It is inscribed "Mary from Anne 31 December, 1937".  Both ladies are mentioned in the acknowledgements of The Third Inkling by Grevel Lindop. Also there is a letter laid in to Elsie Wright (the famous photographer?) from Margaret of Herne Hill.  We do not know how it relates to the above. Blue cloth boards with gilt text on... Read more
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$125.00
Benchley-Or Else! ... With drawings by Gluyas Williams

Benchley-Or Else! ... With drawings by Gluyas Williams

by Benchley, Robert Charles

Harper & Brothers. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1947. First Edition :. Hardcover. Octovo hardcover, stated first edition, orange cloth, tight & bright, unworn and FINE in bright orange/blue dustjacket showing a man with cane doffing his bowler hat, faint rubbing but faded spine, else VG+ in clear mylar jacket protector. Solid and fine copy. ; Octovo; 273pp pages .
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$9.00
Travels through the South of France and the Interior of the Provinces of Provence and Languedoc in the Years 1807 and 1808 By a Route Never before Performed Being Along the Banks of the Loire, the Isere and the Garonne

Travels through the South of France and the Interior of the Provinces of Provence and Languedoc in the Years 1807 and 1808 By a Route Never before Performed Being Along the Banks of the Loire, the Isere and the Garonne

by Pinkney, Lieutenant Colonel

Gale, Curtis & Fenner, London, 1814. Second Edition. Hardback. Contemporary half-calf, very neatly and professionally re-backed with raised bands, double gilt cross bands, date in gilt at the base of the spine. An uncommonly attractive copy. ; 473 pages
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$342.00
A chocolate soldier; a novel

A chocolate soldier; a novel

by Colter, Cyrus

New York: Thunder's Mouth Press, 1988. Hardcover. 278p., first edition, very good condition in like dj. African American author, novel set in Tennessee.
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$12.00
Types et uniformes. L'armee francaise. I: Etats majors. Ecoles. Infanterie. Cavalerie; II: Armes speciales. Corps indigenes. Corps auxiliaires. Marine. TWO VOLUMES IN ONE

Types et uniformes. L'armee francaise. I: Etats majors. Ecoles. Infanterie. Cavalerie; II: Armes speciales. Corps indigenes. Corps auxiliaires. Marine. TWO VOLUMES IN ONE

by DETAILLE, [Jean Baptiste] Edouard [1848-1912] (Illus.) & [MAILLOT, Thomas] Jules Richard [1825-1899] (Text)

Paris: Boussod, Valadon & Cie., Editeurs, 1885. Types et uniformes. L'armee francaise. I: Etats majors. Ecoles. Infanterie. Cavalerie; II: Armes speciales. Corps indigenes. Corps auxiliaires. Marine. TWO VOLUMES IN ONE- by Jules Richard- Illustrated by Edouard Detaille- Boussod, Valadon & Cie., Editeurs, Paris- 1885-89- 1st Edition- originally sold in parts at 10ff per part starting in 1885- Hardcover:- Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall- 1/2 Leather & Marbled Boards (corner... Read more
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$649.95
The Tiger

The Tiger

by Teran, Lisa St. Aubin De

London: Jonathan Cape, 1988. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Lovely clean, solid copy. Seemingly unread.
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£6.00
Pale Fire

Pale Fire

by NABOKOV, Vladimir

New York: Putnam, 1962. First. hardcover. fine. 315 pages, 8vo, handsomely rebound in full black morocco, gilt-ruled and lettered spine. New York: Putnam's Sons, (1962). First edition. Fine.<br/><br/>
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$750.00
I is for Innocent

I is for Innocent

by Sue Grafton

Macmillan, 1992. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Lovely clean and unmarked seemingly unread copy in unmarked dj. Pages are beginning to tan, but end papers remain bright. Spine is perhaps a little faded.
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£8.00
The works of Virgil / translated into English by Mr. Dryden: vol. III

The works of Virgil / translated into English by Mr. Dryden: vol. III

by Virgil. Dryden, John

London : Jacob Tonson, 1721. First Edition. Hardcover. Poor copy bound in the original leather boards. Front board detached with the back board missing. Wear and tear as with age. Text remains well preserved overall; bright and clean. Physical description; vol. III (only): 712-1043 pp. Subjects; Virgil. John Dryden.
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$120.00
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

by Khayyam, Omar; Edward Fitzgerald

New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1964. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. Illustrated by Eugene Karlin.. First edition, first printing with Karlin's delightful illustrations. 8vo. 80,(4)pp. Full red morocco, gilt spine title, gilt vignette on upper board, top edge gilt; marbled endpapers. The translation is from the first and fourth editions in Engish verse by Edward Fitzgerald. Introduction by T. Cuyler Young. One of a limited number bound in leather. A fine copy. .
Item Price
$300.00
SPHERE

SPHERE

by Crichton, Michael

Easton Press. NF. 2017. Leather Bound. Hardback in Near Fine condition without dust jacket.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 385 pages. * Quick Shipping * All Books Mailed in Boxes * Free Tracking Provided * .
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$200.00
The Mercantile Marine

The Mercantile Marine

by Chatterton, E. Keble

London: William Heinemann, 1923. First UK Edition. 1st printing. Half-Leather. Hardcover. Gilt on front cover and spine. Near Fine. Book is clean and tight. Some aging but in incredibly good shape for its age./No Jacket as Issued. B & W Photos. Rare prize binding with school crest (St. John's Coll Ruperts Land) to cover, heavily gilded spine, teg.
Item Price
$40.00
The Professional: Lyndon B. Johnson

The Professional: Lyndon B. Johnson

by White, William S. [; Lyndon B. Johnson]

Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1964. First Edition; Fourth Printing; Signed by President Johnson. Hardcover. An outstanding first edition, fourth printing copy in Fine-/Fine- condition. The book shows a few minute bumps to the edges and very little soiling, the protected (unclipped) dust jacket has little rubbing, no rips or tears. On the half-title page this book is SIGNED by the President Lyndon B. Johnson and dedicated to the US Senate Majority leader, Arizona Senator,... Read more
Item Price
$430.00
Tight Skirt

Tight Skirt

by Spencer

New York, NY, 1952. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust jacket. Text unmarked . Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. (Cameo Books No. 321) Vintage Paperback digest. Paperback Original PBO. Good Girl GGA painted cover art. A few faint creases to cover. Some hinge splits have been repaired from the inside using archival document repair tape. Center page spread has been repair and reinserted under staples. Cover copy reads: "Four people alone... Read more
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$12.00
I am Mary Dunne.

I am Mary Dunne.

by MOORE, Brian

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1968. Signed by the author on a laid in bookplate. First edition / First printing. Gold cloth spine, mauve paper-covered boards. Fine in fine, price-clipped dust jacket.
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$100.00
Where the Wild Things Are

Where the Wild Things Are

by SENDAK, Maurice

New York: Harper & Row, 1988. One of 220 Copies Specially Bound and Signed by Maurice Sendak With an Original 'Wild Thing' Pen & Ink Drawing SENDAK, Maurice. Where the Wild Things Are. Story and Pictures by Maurice Sendak. New York: Harper and Row, 1988. Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Edition. Limited to 220 copies (of which this is No. 85) signed by the author on the half-title and additionally a signed original drawing of a 'Wild Thing'. Oblong quarto (8 15/16 x 9 7/8 inches; 227 x 252 mm.). [40] pp.... Read more
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$5,500.00
Matters of Chance: A Novel  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Matters of Chance: A Novel - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Haien, Jeannette

New York: HarperCollinsPublishers. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1997. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0060170034 . First edition/ first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket; .
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$29.00
The Wrath of Mulgarath  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

The Wrath of Mulgarath - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by DiTerlizzi, Tony and Holly Black

New York: Simon & Schuster. As New. 2004. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author & Illustrator. Hardcover. 0689859406 . A most beautiful unread first edition/first printing, pictorial boards in As New condition signed by authors Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black directly on the title page; Bruised and battered, Jared, Simon, and Mallory return home to find their home ransacked and learn that Mulgarath has made off with their mother and Spiderwick's Guide. With the help of... Read more
Item Price
$210.00