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The Passionate Brood

By: Barnes, Margaret Campbell

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, MacRae Smith Company: 1945

Edition: First Edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 14595

Condition: Good+; Gray cloth hardcover with what were once gilt spine titles, spine sunned; clean pages; tight binding; former owner's name on ffep.


Originally published in the United Kingdom under the title "Like Us They Live"; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 308 pages View more info

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The Bridge on the River Kwai

By: Boulle, Pierre

Price: $4.95

Publisher: London, Fontana: 1990

Edition: Later Printing; 31st Printing

Seller ID: 11286

ISBN: 0006161189

Condition: As New; Pictorial mass market paperback; clean pages; tight binding.


The classic of British POWs in the hell of a Japanese labor camp ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 148 pages View more info

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An Errant Esquire A Romance of the Conquest of Wales

By: Eaton, Henry W.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Pivately Printed: 1901

Edition: Limited Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12815

Condition: Fine+; Number 42 of 100 copies printed for private circulation; dark green cloth hardcover with gilt titles, spine lightly sunned; tight binding; clean, deckled pages with gilt top edges.


Dedication "by author" inscribed without signature on front pastedown; Eaton, the ultimate informed traveller, has written and published for a few friends a work of historical fiction on the English conquest of Wales with the skill and story telling ability of a trained historian. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 342 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Winifrede's Journal of Her Life At Exeter and Norwich in the Days of Boshop Hall

By: Marshall, Emma

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, MacMillan: 1891

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 12818

Condition: Very Good; Blue cloth hardcover with gilt freize on the front board and spine and gilt titles, spine sunned; clean pages; frontispiece; tight binding.


As with most of this English author's works, the novel is woven around an historical character, in this case Bishop Joseph Hall (1574-1656) . 16 page catalogue of MacMillan's books for 1891.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 353 pages View more info

Arundel A Chronicle of the Province of Maine and of the Secret Expedition Against Quebec

By: Roberts, Kenneth

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.: 1940

Edition: Second Revised Edition; Later Printing

Seller ID: 14592

Condition: Very Good-; Navy cloth blind embossed hardcover with gilt spine titles and embossed gilt eagle on the front board, spine sunned and moderate discoloration overall; illustrated end papers; clean pages; tight binding; 632 pages plus ads.


First published in November 1929; after several reprints, revised in June 1933; multiple reprintings and published editions in foreign countries before this March 12, 1940 issue. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 632 pages View more info

Let My Name Stand Fair

By: Seifert, Shirley

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition, as stated; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 14580

Condition: Very Good; Red cloth hardcover with black decoration and titles, spine sunned; clean pages; tight binding; former owner's name on ffep. 414 pages.


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 414 pages View more info

A Rose Without a Thorn

By: Washburn, Marilyn Kohinke

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Vantage,: 2004

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4884

ISBN: 0533141990

Condition: As New; Pictorial trade paperback; SIGNED by author with dedication; letter from author and advertising cards laid in; clean pages; tight binding;


380 pages; Signed by Author View more info