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Seven Centuries of Verse: English and American From the Early English Lyrics to the Present Day
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Seven Centuries of Verse: English and American From the Early English Lyrics to the Present Day

by A. J. M. Smith; Selected and Edited by

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New York Chicago Atlanta Dallas San Francisco: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1947 This is a collection of English and American poetry selected by A. J. M Smith of MIchigan State University covering the period from 1300 to 1914. Copyright page mentions 1947 with no additional dates; no mention of first edition. Red cloth binding with gold and black lettering on front board and spine. No marking inside or out, but bumping and minor fading at spine area. Unclipped dust jacket is chipped at extremities and has a repaired tear half way down front board. 8vo (over 7.75-9.75 inches) 669 pages including forward and index.
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Beliefs and Blasphemies: A Collection of Poems
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Beliefs and Blasphemies: A Collection of Poems

by Adair, Virginia Hamilton

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780375500176
ISBN 10
0375500170
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New York: Random House Inc, 1998 Random House Inc, 1998. Fine. Random House Inc, 1998. Fine. Adair (1913-2004) was an educator (Cal Poly) and a poet. This book, the earlier Ants on the Melon, and a final collection from 2000 were the total of her works. First edition with full Random House number line (2-9). Black paper boards with blue lettering on spine only. Binding tight, square, clean and bright. Unclipped dust jacket is bright and clean but seems to be puckered toward the top due to moisture; also a slight fading of the spine. 109 pages.
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The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul
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The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul

by Adams, Douglas

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Used - Very Good
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First American edition.
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780671625832
ISBN 10
0671625837
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New York London Toronto: Simon and Schuster, 1988 Simon and Schuster, 1988. Very Good. Simon and Schuster, 1988. Very Good. Adams (1952 - 2001) is most famous for his Hitchhiker's Guide series. This book came later; it stars Dirk Gently in a funny and chilling Sci-fi detection story. Stated first edition (American) with full number line. Orange paper boards bound at spine in blue cloth; gold lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square with no marking inside or out. Unclipped dust jacket has a few minor bumps but no tears; bright and clean. 319 pages.
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Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency
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Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

by Adams, Douglas

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Used - Fine
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780671625825
ISBN 10
0671625829
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1987 Douglas Adams (1952-2001) was a British born American who will always be remembered for his first book, The Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy, in 1979. The sale item is the first book in the Dirk Gently series from 1987 with full number line. Black paper binding with black cloth at spine; gold lettering on spine only. Binding tight, square with no flaws. Unclipped dust jacket has the usual bumping but no tears. 8 vo (7.75 to 9.75) 247 pages.
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The Salmon of Doubt: Hitchhiking the Galaxy One Last Time
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The Salmon of Doubt: Hitchhiking the Galaxy One Last Time

by Adams, Douglas

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Used - Fine
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9781400045082
ISBN 10
1400045088
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Harmony Books, 2002 Adams (1952-2001) wrote his first comical science fiction title in 1978, The Hitch-Hikers Guide to the Galaxy. After four books for that series, he started his series staring Dirk Gentley and his travels to other galaxies. The sale item is the third book in that series. Stated first edition with full number line. Blue paper boards with black cloth at spine. Binding tight and square, claen and bright with no faults. Unclipped dust jacket is bright and clean with no faults. 299 pages.
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The Education of Henry Adams
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The Education of Henry Adams

by Adams, Henry

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Modern Library, 1967 Modern Library, 1967. Very Good. Modern Library, 1967. Very Good. Henry Adams (1838 - 1918) self-published a limited edition of this book in 1907. It won the Pulitzer Prize after it was published for the general public in 1918. This is a later printing by Modern Library in Toledano #11 binding published between 1963-1967; number 76 in the series. Navy blue cloth binding with blind stamp on front board and gold lettering on spine only. No marking inside or out; binding tight and square. Unclipped dust jacket ($2.45) is bright and clean but has some minor chips at top and bottom of spine. 517 pages including index plus 10 page catalog of other titles. 12 mo (6.75 to 7.75 inches)
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With a Poet's Eye: A Tate Gallery Anthology
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With a Poet's Eye: A Tate Gallery Anthology

by Adams, Pat; Edited by

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Used - Very Good
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First edition.
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780946590391
ISBN 10
0946590397
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London: Tate Gallery Publications, 1986 Tate Gallery Publications , 1986. Very Good. Tate Gallery Publications , 1986. Very Good. This volume is a selection of colored reproductions from London's Tate Gallery, each accompanied by a specially commissioned poem from a leading contemporary poet. Unusual size (7.75 by 6.75 inches). Red cloth binding with silver lettering on spine. Binding is fine; clean and bright with the only flaw being the previous owners name inside the front board. The unclipped dust jacket does not list a price which is consistent with educational publishers. No problems with jacket other that minor bumping at spine. 164 pages.
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Tales from Watership Down
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Tales from Watership Down

by Adams,Richard

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Used - Fine
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780679451259
ISBN 10
0679451250
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Alfred A. Knopf, 1996 Adams (1920-2016) was an English author and rare book collector most famous for his first book, Watership Downs, from 1972. Although he wrote a number of additional titles, nothing matched the popularity of Watership Downs. In 1996 he published the sale item, a collection of short stories that describe the traditions, history, and mythology of Watership Downs. Stated first American edition from 1996, illustrated by John Lawrence. Green paper boards with gold lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square with no flaws. Unclipped dust jacket illustrated by Lawrence is clean and bright with no flaws. 267 pages including a three page glossary.
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The Cuckoo Tree
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The Cuckoo Tree

by Aiken, Joan; Illustrate by Susan Obrant

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1st Edition
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Hardcover
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Doubleday & Company, 1971 Joan Aiken (1924-2004) wrote over 100 books in a long career covering every genre from young adult to fantasy to mystery. She is best remembered for her series starting with the title The Wolves of Willoughby Chase from 1962. The sale item is the sixth book in the series. Stated first edition from 1971. Blue cloth binding with a blind stamped title on front board and green cloth with blue lettering on spine. Dust jacket has been clipped; wear at top and botom of spine plus several one inch tears; repairs and restorations have been made.
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Stories and Satires by Sholom Aleichem
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Stories and Satires by Sholom Aleichem

by Aleichem, Sholom

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Used - Very Good
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Third edition.
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Hardcover
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New York London: Thomas Yoseloff, 1963 Thomas Yoseloff, 1963. Very Good. Zaidenberg, Arthur. Thomas Yoseloff, 1963. Very Good. Zaidenberg, Arthur. Sholem Aleichem (1859-1916) was a leading Yiddish language author; the musical, Fiddler on the Roof, is based on his story about Tevye the Milkman. He emigrated to the United States in 1914. This volume contains twenty of his short stories; translated by Curt Leviant and originally published in October 1959. This is the stated third printing from September 1963. Green cloth binding with black lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square, clean and bright with no marking inside or out. Unclipped dust jacket shows price in U.S. and British currency. Dust jacket is clean and bright but has a one inch piece missing at top of spine area plus wear at extremeties. 381 pages.
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At Weddings and Wakes
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At Weddings and Wakes

by Alice McDermott

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Used - Fine
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780374106744
ISBN 10
0374106746
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Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1992 McDermott (1953-) is an American author; she wrote her first novel, That Night, in 1987. The sale volume is her third book from 1992. Stated first edition with no additional printings listed. Tan paper boards with red cloth at spiine; gold lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square, clean and bright with no flaws. Unclipped dust jacket has no flaws. 213 pages.
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All Our Tomorrows
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All Our Tomorrows

by Allbeury, Ted

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Used - Very Good
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First American edition, first printing.
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Hardcover
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New York: Mysterious Press, 1989 Mysterious Press, 1989. Very Good. Mysterious Press, 1989. Very Good. Ted Allbeury (1917-2005) was a British espionage novelist who wrote his first book, A Choice of Enemies, in 1972. All Our Tomorrows is a futuristic novel describing the possible fall of the British government. Published in 1987 in England, this is the stated first American edition from Mysterious, dated September 1989 with full number line. Purple paper boards with black cloth at spine; gold lettering on spine only. Binding is tight, square, and clean with no marking inside or out, except for a slight darkening of upper edge of page block. Unclipped dust jacket has some bumps but no tears. 260 pages.
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Of Love and Shadows
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Of Love and Shadows

by Allende. Isabel

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Used - Fine
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780394549620
ISBN 10
0394549627
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Alfred A. Knopf, 1987 Allende is a Chilean author and journalist. The sale item is her second book, published in 1987. Stated first American edition with no additional printings listed. Orange paper boards with red cloth at spine; title on front board and gold lettering on spine. Binding tight and square, clean and bright. Only flaw is the date 'July3-4, 1987' at top of front free end page. Unclipped dust jacket is bright and clean but has a slight darkening to the white at top. 274 pages.
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The Other Side: El Otro Lado
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The Other Side: El Otro Lado

by Julia Alvarez

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Used - Fine
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780525939221
ISBN 10
0525939229
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E. P. Dutton, New York, 1995 Alvarez (1950-) is a Dominican American author, poet, and educator. The sale item is a book of her poetry from 1995. Red paper boards bound at spine with black cloth. Binding tight and square with no flaws. Unclipped dust jacket has no flaws. 155 pages.
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The War of the Saints
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The War of the Saints

by Amado, Jorge

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Used - Fine
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First printing.
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780553095371
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0553095374
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New York Toronto London: Bantam Books, 1993 Amado (1912-2001) was a Brazilian born author and political activist. Although he spent a major part of his life in exile in Europe, he is now recognized and claimed by Brazil as one of their greatest authors. This is the first English language edition of this title from December 1993 with full number line. Black paper boards with green cloth at spine; silver lettering on spine only. Binding has no flaws. Unclipped dust jacket has a slight worn spot at upper fore corner of front board. 357 pages including glossary.
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The Intercom Conspiracy
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The Intercom Conspiracy

by Ambler, Eric

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1st Edition
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Atheneum, 1969 Atheneum, 1969. Very Good. Atheneum, 1969. Very Good. Eric Ambler (1909 - 1998) specialized in writing about innocent people getting in over their heads; they either had to adapt or die. This is the stated first edition from 1969; red and yellow cloth binding with silver lettering on front board and spine. Previous owner's name inside front board but no other marking inside or out. Binding tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket has four small repaired tears and some minor wear, but is still bright and attractive. 241 pages.
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A Kingsley Amis Omnibus: Jake's Thing; Stanley and the Women; The Old Devils
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A Kingsley Amis Omnibus: Jake's Thing; Stanley and the Women; The Old Devils

by Amis, Kingsley

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Used - Very Good
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780091727192
ISBN 10
0091727197
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Hutchinson, 1987 Kingsley Amis (1922-1995) was an English author who wrote poetry, commentary, and many novels. The sale item is an omnibus edition from Hutchinson that includes three of his most popular books. Stated first printing of the omnibus. Blue cloth binding with silver lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square with no major flaws other than bumping at top and bottom of spine. There is a mark on top of page block that is probably a remainder mark. Unclipped dust jacket (British pounds) is worn and all extremities and has a small tear at bottom of front board area. 628 pages.
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Mr. Barrett's Secret and Other Stories
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Mr. Barrett's Secret and Other Stories

by Amis, Kingsley

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Used - Fine
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First printing.
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780091778903
ISBN 10
0091778905
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London: Hutchinson, 1993 Kingsley Amis (1922-1995) was a British author probably best remembered for his titles Lucky Jim, Stanley and the Women, and his poetry and non-fiction. The sale item is a collection of short stories published by Hutchinson in 1993, stated first edition with full number line. Black cloth binding with gold lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square with no flaws. Unclipped dust jacket has no flaws. 185 pages.
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The Crime of the Century
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The Crime of the Century

by Amis, Kingsley

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1st Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780892963980
ISBN 10
0892963980
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Mysterious Press, 1989 Mysterious Press, 1989. Fine. Mysterious Press, 1989. Fine. Sir Kingsley Amis (1922-1995), the prolific master novelist, brings us a mystery in the best British tradition. Blue paper boards bound at spine in dark blue cloth; silver lettering on spine only. No marking inside or out. Unclipped dust jacket has no bumps or tears. 162 pages.
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Stanley and the Women
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Stanley and the Women

by Amis, Kingsley

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First edition.
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780091562403
ISBN 10
0091562406
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London: Hutchinson & Company Ltd., 1984 Hutchinson & Company Ltd. , 1984. Fine. Hutchinson & Company Ltd. , 1984. Fine. Kingsley Amis (1922-1995) wrote poetry, commentary, and many novels; his most famous is Lucky Jim from 1954. Stanley and the Women is one of his later ones, but one of his best; talk about being your own worst enemy! Stated first edition with no additional printings listed. Red paper boards with silver lettering on spine only. No marking anywhere. Unclipped dust jacket has no bumps, no tears. 256 pages.
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