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Daughters of the House

By: Aikath-Gyaltsen, Indrani

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1993

Edition: First American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 11580


A wise story about live, loyalties among women, and the punishments of betrayals. Aikath-Gyaltsen's first novel. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 199 pages View more info

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Daughters of the House

By: Aikath-Gyaltsen, Indrani

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1993

Edition: First American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 12782


A wise story about live, loyalties among women, and the punishments of betrayals. Aikath-Gyaltsen's first novel. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 199 pages View more info

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Red Poppies

By: Alai

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin: 2002

Edition: Advance Uncorrected Proof; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 11750


Translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt and Sylvia Le-chun Lin. The novel open up a window on a unique region or pre-occupation Tibet. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 382 pages View more info

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The Young Salesman

By: Alger Jr. , Horatio

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Trade Publishing: 1907

Edition: First Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 13139


The previous owner of this book, Henry Augustus Willard of Washington, DC, probably did not succeed in the way of Horatio Alger. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 279 pages View more info

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A Game of Spies

By: Altman, John

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 2002

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 14101


9.10 X 6.10 X 1 inches; 272 pages View more info

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Shadows and Sunbeams

By: Arthur, T. S.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. W. Bradley: 1854

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 13239


Dedications on ffep "Walter Hinchman from Aunt ECL 12 mo 25th 1854" and "Given to Charles S. Taylor, 1920 after the death of Walter Hinchman"; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 216 pages View more info

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The Wasted Vigil

By: Aslam, Nadeem

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2008

Edition: First American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 11177


The author gives the reader a novel--at once lyrical and blistering--about war in our time, told through the lives of five people who come together in post-/11 Afghanistan. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages View more info

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Mansfield Park

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Asprey & Co.: N.D.

Edition: First Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 13578


This appears to be a beautiful edition published by luxury retailer Aspres; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 398 pages View more info

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Under the Law

By: Babcock, Edwina Stanton

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, The Penn Publishing Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 59


Known primarily for her short stories, this was Babcock's first novel. ; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 359 pages View more info

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The Other Side of Paradise

By: Barber, Noel

Price: $6.95

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1986

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 11326


A story of hope and disaster set in a beautiful tropical island on the brink of war in the Pacific. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 623 pages View more info

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Water from the Moon

By: Barnes, Rory and James Birrell

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Ringwood, Victoria, Penguin Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 11289


"This fastpaced novel ignores the bright lights of international diplomacy and treaty-signing ceremonies for a seedier, more human world of greed and corruption." ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 174 pages View more info

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Mrs. Egg and Other Barbarians

By: Beer, Thomas

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1933

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 13506


A collection of short stories. ; 7.20 X 5 X 1.30 inches; 258 pages View more info

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Antonia

By: Belden, Jessie Van Zile

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Boston, L. C. Page & Company: 1901

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 12816


"This is a charming story of life in early New York among the Dutch colonists before they were disturbed by the English. The scenes of daily life, the struggles of the colonial people of importance to maintain their dignity against Indian raids and other encroachments, are well pictured. There is a very entertaining love story, of which the somewhat haughty, willful Antonia is the heroine. All comes out well in the end for the lover, who is endowed with a goodly amou... View more info

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The Actual

By: Bellow, Saul

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Viking Penguin: 1997

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 3495


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 104 pages View more info

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Pluck and Luck

By: Benchley, Robert

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Garden City, Blue Ribbon Books: 1947

Edition: First Edition; Later Printing

Seller ID: 13138


Orignally published in 1925 by Harper this is a reprint done in 1947. Articles that previously appeared in magazine articles. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Jean Huguenot

By: Benet, Stephen Vincent

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 12812


"A sympathetic and exquisitely written study of an unruly young southern girl, her break with tradition, and her broken life." The Bookman October 1923; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 292 pages View more info

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Clayhanger

By: Bennett, Arnold

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton: 1910

Edition: First American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 12839


The first of three planned books. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 698 pages View more info

The Red and the Black

By: Beyle (Stendhal) , Marie-Henri

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1947

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 12530


Black boards with red decoration and red cloth spine; spine sunned; 821 pages. View more info

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The Decameron of Boccaccio

By: Boccaccio, Giovanni

Price: $15.95

Publisher: London, The Bibliophist Society: N.D.

Edition: First Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 12863


"Decameron is a towering monument of medieval pre-Renaissance literature, and incorporates certain important elements that are not at once apparent to today's readers.... Boccaccio [was]... One of the world's greatest masters of vivid and exciting prose fiction." Likely published in the 1930s. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310/307 pages View more info

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The Ash Garden

By: Bock, Dennis

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 2001

Edition: Advance Reader's Copy; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 12943


Advance Reader's Edition. "Emiko Amai is six years old in August 1945 when the Hiroshima bomb burns away half of her face. To Anton, a young German physicist involved in the Manhattan Project, that same bomb represents the pinnacle of scientific elegance. And for his Austrian wife Sophie, a Jewish refugee, it marks the start of an irreparable fissure in their new marriage. Fifty years later, seemingly far removed from the day that defined their lives, Emiko visits An... View more info