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The Spanish Military Nun/Revolt of the Tartars

By: De Quincey

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, Henry Frowde/U. Of Oxford: 1909

Seller ID: 010529

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth on boards. The Spanish Military Nun, Revolt of the Tartars, De Quincey's Postscript to The Spanish Military Nun, De Quincey's Notes, Editor's Notes, and two maps, The Wanderings of the Spanish Military Nun and The Flight of the Tartars. 164 pp. View more info

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Flight of a Tartar Tribe

By: De Quincey, Thomas

Price: $24.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1897

Edition: Riverside Literature Series

Seller ID: 002020

Condition: Good Plus


Original grey-brown cloth lettered and decorated in darker brown. Minor waterstain and bowing, but clean except for previous owner's name. A historical essay which the author called The Revolt of the Tartars, or, Flight of the Kalmuck Khan and His People from the Russian Territories to the Frontiers of China. Ed. by Milton Haight Turk. Map front. and 78 pp. plus Intro., Chronological Table, and ads. View more info

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Confessions of an English Opium-Eater

By: De Quincey, Thomas

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., John B. Alden: 1885

Seller ID: 006210

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original floral-decorated green cloth on boards. Faint stain and minor edge abrasion (See photo). A beautiful older copy of this popular story. 122 pp. View more info

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The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders

By: Defoe, Daniel

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head, Ltd.: 1929

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010132

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth lettered and decorated in gilt on boards. Defoe's "other book" seems not so well known as Robinson Crusoe. A curious vacillation by the artist in rendering Moll, sometimes with nipples exposed and sometimes not. See for yourself in 16 illustrations, all present. 333 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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Shorter Novels; Elizabethan

By: Deloney, Greene, and Nashe

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Dent: 1964

Edition: Everyman's Library, No. 824

Seller ID: 000149

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth in good DJ. Intro. by George Saintsbury, and Notes by Philip Henderson. Deloney's novels are said to "deal purely with the town and country life of old England, being written in a plain,unaffected style, yet at the same time reaching moments of a transparent lyrical beauty, and breathing always the natural atmosphere of everyday life." (Jackie of Newbery and Thomas of Reading). Of Greene: "Developing the theme of romantic love, his heroines recall those of Shakespeare's early period and there is no doubt that the two gentlemen of View more info

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A Child's History of England and Miscellaneous Pieces

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, D. Lothrop Company:

Seller ID: 008526

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. No writing or damage. Text block tanned. Minor abrasion to head and foot of spine. Miscellaneous Pieces are: No Thoroughfare, Master Humphrey's Clock, The Mudfog Association, Holiday Romance, George Silverman's Explanation, The Wreck of the Golden Mary, Perils of Certain English Prisoners, and The Haunted House. 825 pp. View more info

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A Christmas Carol; In Prose

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus Company:

Seller ID: 012425

Condition: Good Plus


Green cloth on boards. Note: This is a prose edition. 196 pp. plus Altemus catalog. View more info

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The Anti-Social Character in Post-War Soviet Literature

By: Doherty, Joseph C.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Middlebury, VT, Joseph C. Doherty: 1954

Seller ID: 003663

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original black cloth with gilt lettering on boards. A Translation of a Dissertation Presented as a Partial Requirement for the Degree of Doctor of Modern Languages, Middlebury College. The dissertation is typed double-spaced on 8 1/2 x 11 paper. 208 pp. View more info

Crime and Punishment

By: Dostoevsky, Fyodor

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1956

Seller ID: 012850

Condition: Very Good


The greatest detective story ever written ? 493 pp. View more info

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The Last Galley; Impressions and Tales

By: Doyle, Arthur Conan

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1936

Seller ID: 010822

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth on boards. Previous owner's initials. No other writing and no damage. Several short stories set in various times and places. The Great Brown-Perichord Motor is only one example of the breadth and detail of the author's ruminations. 298 pp. View more info

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The Three Musketeers, in Two Volumes

By: Dumas, Alexander

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: New York, J.H. Sears & Co., Inc.:

Seller ID: 012507

Condition: Good


Two-volume set in varying shades of red on boards. Light cover corner wear. 488 pp. in total. View more info

Twenty Years After; A Historical Romance (Being the Continuation of the Three Musketeers)

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., R.F. Fenno and Co.: 1899

Seller ID: 008491

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original illustrated blue cloth on boards. Cover fading and edge soil. Triumphs over Cardinal Richelieu and Milady are behind them. Civil war endangers France, and England is in turmoil under Cromwell. Their greatest opponent in Milady's son. 513 pp. View more info

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Louise De La Valliere

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Richard Edward King, Limited:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008527

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original bright red cloth on boards. Text in English. Follows "Twenty Years After," in the series of three 'd'Artagnan Romances, of which "The Three Musketeers" is the first. Small print is faint in places. No writing or damage. Shaken, but holding together well. The next story is "The Man in the Iron Mask." 459 pp. View more info

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Twenty Years After

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: New York, H.M. Caldwell Company:

Seller ID: 009429

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's bookplate. First free endpaper missing. No other damage and no writing. A clean, sound, square copy. 452 pp. View more info

The Man in the Iron Mask

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1944

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 012914

Condition: Good Plus


Beige cloth backed in red cloth on boards. Library stamp and card removal evidence. Clean and odour free. No writing. Illustrated. Great Illustrated Classics Series. 280 pp. View more info

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Daniel Deronda (2-Volume set)

By: Eliot, George

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Harper & Brothers:

Seller ID: 005286

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original brown cloth with "George Eliot" printed in script on boards. These two volumes together comprise Volume VIII of Novels of George Eliot. This Vol. I contains four books: The Spoiled Child, Meeting Streams, Maidens Choosing, and Gwendolen Gets Her Choice, on 411 pp. This Vol. II contains four books: Mordecai, Revelations, The Mother and the Son, and Fruit and Seed, on 427 pp. Text block lightly tanned. No other damage or marks. View more info

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Selected Works

By: Eliot, George

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, Leopard Books: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010282

ISBN: 0-7529-0029-3

Condition: Very Good


Laminated paper boards. Unclipped DJ Very Good. Works included are Middlemarch, Silas Marner, The Lifted Veil, and Brother Jacob. No writing and no damage. 820 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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Correspondence (Vol. I Only of 3 Volumes) 1868-1886

By: Engels, Frederick/ Lafargue, Paul and Laura

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Moscow, Foreign Languages Publishing House: 1959

Seller ID: 008238

Condition: Very Good


Original grey cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Paul and Laura Lafargue were the son-in-law and daughter, respectively, of Karl Marx. The couple committed suicide together in 1911 after long and eventful careers in support of Communism in Spain, France, and England. 408 pp. View more info

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Correspondence (Vol. II Only of 3 Volumes) 1887-1890

By: Engels, Frederick/ Lafargue, Paul and Laura

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Moscow, Foreign Languages Publishing House: 1960

Seller ID: 008239

Condition: Very Good


Original grey cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. 446 pp. View more info

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The Delight of Great Books

By: Erskine, John

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1928

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006513

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original black cloth on boards. DJ chipped head and foot. Front free endpaper missing, with no other damage and no writing. Erskine guides the doubtful reader through the classics without fear. 314 pp. View more info