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NERO WOLFE OF WEST THIRTY-FIFTH STREET ~ The Life and Times of America's Largest Private Detective

By: BARING-GOULD, William S

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1979

Seller ID: 000168

Condition: Near Fine


NEAR FINE condition in NEAR FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1979. BOOK CLUB EDITION. Bound in black boards with gold titles. Square and tight, light shelf wear, else FINE. Black wrap with purple and white orchid and Wolfe in silhouette. Light edgewear and creasing to spine, BCE logo clipped. Everything you ever wanted to know about Nero Wolfe and life at The Brownstone. View more info

HANNIBAL, The General from Carthage

By: BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $110.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000452

ISBN: 0-07-007064-4

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1981. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, bound in black boards with camel-colored cloth spine, in pictorial wraps. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Biography of the soldier, general, statesman, the man. Includes maps, selected bibliography, index. View more info

SIMPLE ABUNDANCE, A Daybook of Comfort and Joy

By: BREATHNACH, Sarah Ban

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Warner Books: 1995

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 000873

ISBN: 0-446-51913-8

Condition: Fine


FINE condition throughout. HARDCOVER. 1995. LATER PRINTING. AS NEW, bound in pink pictorial boards. Issued without dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, original bar code price sticker on back. Ribbon marker. Daily meditations leading to the state of grace known as Simple Abundance. View more info

FANTASY, The 100 Best Books

By: CAWTHORN, James & Michael Moorcock

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Carroll & Graf: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000510

ISBN: 0-88184-708-9

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in FINE decorative paper wraps, as issued. SOFTCOVER. 1991. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, square and tight, UNREAD. An excellent 'Best Of' book. View more info

THE LINERS

By: COLEMAN, Terry

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Putnam: 1977

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 000838

ISBN: 0-399-11958-2

Condition: Near Fine


NEAR FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1977. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. AS NEW, bound in cadet blue cloth with cool blue pictorial dust jacket featuring famous French poster adaptation of Normandie on front and Queen Elizabeth 2 in dry dock on back. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Some fading to board edges and light age toning to page edges and reverse of wraps. The story of the great and majestic liners that regularly sailed between Eur... View more info

VANISHING CORNWALL

By: DU MAURIER, Daphne

Price: $120.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1981

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 000173

ISBN: 0-385-17832-8

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1981. REVISED EDITION. AS NEW, bound in sea-blue cloth with silver titles and seaside pictorial wraps. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Breath of toning to dust jacket inside flaps, else FINE. Originally published with only black and white photographs, this revised edition has added colour photographs as new or replacing some black and white. All photographs are by Christian Browning, du Maurier's son... View more info

THE OXFORD LITERARY GUIDE TO THE BRITISH ISLES

By: EAGLE, Dorothy and Hilary Carnell, Edited By

Price: $75.00

Publisher: GB, Oxford University Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000929

ISBN: 0-19-869123-8

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1977. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, bound in navy cloth with gold gilt titles in lovely thatched roof pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact, USD. Toning to page edges and lapels, else FINE. 413pp. Maps. Index. View more info

THE NATIONAL TRUST GUIDE TO ENGLAND, WALES, AND NORTHERN IRELAND

By: FEDDEN, Robin and Rosemary Joekes ~ Compiled & Edited By

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton: 1977

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 001822

ISBN: 0-393-08813-8

Condition: Near Fine


NEAR FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1977. REVISED EDITION. AS NEW, bound in brown cloth with gold gilt titles in pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, 608 pages. Wrinkle to bottom pages from title page to page 30, else FINE. Illustrated throughout. Includes Glossary, Maps, Index. Foreword by the Earl of Antrim. 'A Complete Introduction to the Buildings, Gardens, Coast and Country Owned by the National Trust.' View more info

NATASHA: The Biography of Natalie Wood

By: FINSTAD, Suzanne

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Harmony: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000544

ISBN: 0-609-60359-0

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 2001. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, bound in burnt peach and brown in pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Miniscule crease to wrap at spine heel, else FINE. Black and white photos, filmography, television appearances, notes and index. View more info

LIFE IN THE ENGLISH COUNTRY HOUSE

By: GIROUARD, Mark

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000930

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in FINE original pictorial paper wraps. SOFTCOVER. 1980. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, square and tight, UNREAD, no creasing. Breath of toning to page edges, else FINE. 'A Social and Architectural History.' Illustrated throughout. View more info

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ALEXANDER OF MACEDON, 356-323 B.C. ~ A Historical Biography

By: GREEN, Peter

Price: $110.00

Publisher: CA, University of California Press: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 000564

ISBN: 0520071654

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1991. FIRST PRINTING of REISSUE. Originally published in 1974. Preface explains why author Green opted to reissue this edition in lieu of rewrite. AS NEW, bound in brown cloth with brown/beige tone wraps illustrted with the mosaic 'Alexander in the Battle of Issus.' Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact, 617 pages. Includes maps, biographical references and index. View more info

HUNGARY

By: HALASZ, Zoltan

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Budapest, Corvina Kiado: 1982

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 000133

ISBN: 963-13-1468-5

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1982. SECOND EDITION. AS NEW, bound in Viszla-brown cloth in unique panoramic photograph wraps with detailed map of country on verso. Square and tight, UNREAD, wraps not clipped. Hungary, her history, her people, her music, her impact on the world. Color and black-and-white photographs throughout. English translation by Zsuzas Beres. Translation revised by J. E. Sollosy. View more info

LOST LONDON

By: HOBHOUSE, Hermione

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Weathervane: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001325

ISBN: 0-517-167026

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in VERY GOOD dust jacket. AS NEW, bound in mulberry boards with grey cloth spine in black and white pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD. The laminate is peeling in both corners of dust jacket front cover, see image. Also, there is very light wear to bottom edge of dust jacket spine. Illustrated throughout. ' ..... pictorial chronicle of the changing face of London over the last century.' View more info

PAPA HEMINGWAY, The Ecstasy and Sorrow

By: HOTCHNER, A. E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Quill/Morrow: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000490

ISBN: 0-688-02042-9

Condition: Near Fine


NEAR FINE condition in NEAR FINE paper wraps. SOFTCOVER. 1983. FIRST Quill Trade Printing. AS NEW, square and tight, UNREAD. Page edges lightly soiled on bottom and very light edgewear to covers, else FINE. Memoir of the last thirteen years of Hemingway's life, now with a postscript regarding happenings since Hemingway's death. View more info

LADY AND THE MONK

By: IYER, Pico

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Vintage: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000714

ISBN: 0-679-73834-7

Condition: Fine


FINE CONDITION. SOFTCOVER. 1992. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, bound in teal and black original illustrated wraps. Square and tight, UNREAD. Age toning to page edges, else FINE. Authors life through four seasons in Kyoto. View more info

SYNAGOGUES OF EUROPE, Architecture ~ History ~ Meaning

By: KRINSKY

Price: $120.00

Publisher: MA, MIT Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000579

ISBN: 0-262-11097-0

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1985. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, bound in Merlot colored boards with decorative map endpapers, oversize, 457pp. Square and tight, UNREAD. Part of the American Monograph Series by the Architectural History Foundation. Black and white photographs and drawings throughout. View more info

BOOK BROWSER'S GUIDE TO SECOND HAND AND ANTIQUARIAN BOOKSHOPS

By: LEWIS, Roy Harley

Price: $50.00

Publisher: GB, David & Charles: 1982

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 000888

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1982. SECOND EDITION, New Edition ~ Revised ~ Enlarged. Bound in brown cloth with gilt lettering in shades of brown pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, dust jacket intact. Includes essays on What Motivates the Browser, The Bookseller and the Development of the Bookshop, Rich Pastures. Followed by Guide to Bookshops of England, Wales, Scotland. Index. How many are still here? Perfect Busman's Holiday. View more info

DON'T TELL THE GROWN-UPS ~ Why Kids Love the Books They Do

By: LURIE, Alison

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Avon: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000508

ISBN: 0-380-71402-7

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in FINE original pictorial paper wraps. SOFTCOVER. 1991. FIRST Avon Books Trade Printing. AS NEW, square and tight, UNREAD. 229 pages, including notes, bibliography and index. What kids like to read. View more info

FAMOUS AND CURIOUS CEMETERIES

By: MARION, John Francis

Price: $125.00

Publisher: NY, Crown: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000931

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1977. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, bound in hunter green boards and cloth spine in grass green gravesite pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Publisher issued wrinkle to rear paste down. Breath of toning to page edges upper corner, else FINE. 'A Pictorial, Historical, and Ancedotal View of American and European Cemeteries and the Famous and Infamous People Who Are Buried There.' Includes... View more info

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REX STOUT JOURNAL

By: MCALEER, John

Price: $33.00

Publisher: MD, Pontes Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000451

Condition: Fine


FINE condition in FINE original illustrated wraps. SOFTCOVER. 1985. FIRST EDITION. CHAPBOOK. Bound in Bonner-Blue wraps with Vincent Esposito etching of Rex Stout. Square and tight, UNREAD, no creasing. Journal published twice a year for admirers of Nero Wolfe, Archie Goodwin and Rex Stout, this being Spring 1985, No. 2. View more info