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The Essayes of Montaigne, 6 volume set (Essays)

By: N/A

Price: $74.95

Publisher: Gibbings and Co.:

Seller ID: SKU1013147

ISBN: B0052MMGU8

Condition: Very Good


B0052MMGU8 6 Volume set, All volumes have modest wear, all have good bindings, all volumes have a small "Woods Dargan" stamp on the front blank page- Volume 3 has some underlining in blue pen - no marks or notations in the other volumes. View more info

Solzhenitsyn at Harvard: The Address, Twelve Early Responses, and Six Later Reflections (Ethics and Public Policy Reprints)

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ethics & Public Policy Center:

Seller ID: SKU1027954

ISBN: 0896330346

Condition: Good


0896330346 1980 Hardcover 2nd Printing. (xvi, 143 pp.) A fine copy in a clear protective mylar dust jacket sleeve- red cloth boards are clean and gilt lettering is bright, dust jacket shows moderate wear with some rubbing/chipping to edges, page edges have some foxing, there is a pen mark on the half-title page- no other markings/notations. lz View more info

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The dyer's hand, and other essays

By: Auden, W. H

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Random House:

Seller ID: SKU1035048

ISBN: B0006AXZ3I

Condition: Good


B0006AXZ3I First Edition - First Printing. Dust jacket and book are clean- dust jacket price not clipped- dust jacket wrapped, has a good binding, name is written on the front free endpaper- no other marks or notations. View more info

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Greenwich Village as it Is

By: BARNES, Djuna

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Phoenix Bookshop:

Seller ID: SKU1016896

ISBN: B0028IHLRM

Condition: Good


B0028IHLRM Limited Edition #205 of 300, tan cloth colored boards with minor wear- spine cloth coloring is fading along with the paper title label, clean, has a very good binding, no marks or notations. 1978. View more info

Forty Acres and a Goat: A Memoir

By: Campbell, Will D.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Peachtree Pub Ltd:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SKU1030188

ISBN: 0931948975

Condition: Good


0931948975 Signed/warmly inscribed by the Author on the free front endpaper. 1st Printing Stated. A good copy- clean, has a good binding, moderate wear to the dust jacket with some rubbing to the edges and partial sunning to the spine, has some foxing along the edges of the text block, pages are crisp and free of interior markings/notations. lz View more info

Serendipities: Language and Lunacy

By: Eco, Umberto

Price: $1.50

Publisher: Harvest:

Seller ID: SKU1019804

ISBN: 0156007517

Condition: Good


0156007517 Clean, has a good binding, no marks or notations. View more info

Essays of Elbert Hubbard

By: Elbert Hubbard

Price: $450.00

Publisher: New York, Roycroft: 1915

Seller ID: SKU1016937

Condition: Good


Dark green boards with moderate rubbing to the edges, clean, has a good binding- front hinge paper starting to open (paper open 2 1/2" from the top edge), no marks or notations. Published with handmade paper by the Roycroft shop of New York. Please inquire for further information. 1915 View more info

Harlan Ellison's Watching

By: Ellison, Harlan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Underwood-Miller:

Seller ID: SKU1028074

ISBN: 0887330673

Condition: Good


0887330673 Signed by Ellison on the title page. 1st Edition/2nd Printing. (xxxvii, 514 pp.) 8vo. A fine copy- black cloth boards are clean, has a good binding, dust jacket shows modest wear with some rubbing to the edges, pages are crisp and free of markings/notations. lz View more info

The best of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Essays, poems, addresses

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Published for the Classics Club by W.J. Black:

Seller ID: SKU1027552

ISBN: B0007DEFQK

Condition: Good


B0007DEFQK Clean, has a good binding, no marks or notations. View more info

Scribble Scribble: Notes on the Media

By: Ephron, Nora

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Knopf:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SKU1027549

ISBN: 039450125X

Condition: Good


039450125X First Edition stated. Author's 3rd book. Dust jacket and book are clean, has a good binding, remainder mark to the bottom page edge- no other marks or notations. View more info

Order and Surprise

By: Gardner, Martin

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Prometheus Books:

Seller ID: SKU1030581

ISBN: 087975219X

Condition: Good


087975219X Garnet cloth boards are clean, has a good binding, moderate wear to dust jacket with some rubbing to the edges, pages are crisp and free of markings/notations. lz View more info

Going to See the Elephant: Pieces of a Writing Life

By: Garrett, George

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Texas Review Press:

Seller ID: SKU1028596

ISBN: 1881515427

Condition: Good


1881515427 Clean, has a good binding, modest wear, pages are crisp and free of markings/notations. lz View more info

Habitations of the Word: Essays

By: Gass, William H.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: SKU1026558

ISBN: 0671617699

Condition: Good


0671617699 Good condition- clean, has a good binding, moderate cover wear with some rubbing to edges, pages are crisp and free of markings/notations. lz View more info

A Piece of Lettuce

By: George P. Elliott

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Random House:

Seller ID: SKU1015365

ISBN: B0007E3KJM

Condition: Very Good


B0007E3KJM 1964- First Printing stated, Dust Jacket wrapped- jacket has minor wear- jacket price not clipped. Clean, has a good binding, initials and date written in blue pen on front endpaper- no other marks or notes. View more info

Just Before Dark

By: Harrison, Jim

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt:

Seller ID: SKU1024990

ISBN: 0395613299

Condition: Good


0395613299 Covers have modest wear. Clean, has a good binding, no marks or notations. View more info

The Music of Failure

By: Holm, Bill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Plains Pr:

Seller ID: SKU1033267

ISBN: 0918461049

Condition: Very Good


0918461049 Signed/Inscribed by the Author on the half-title page. This copy is clean, has a good binding, the pages are crisp and free of markings/notations. lz View more info

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Boxelder Bug Variations: A Meditation on an Idea in Language and Music

By: Holm, Bill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Milkweed Editions:

Seller ID: SKU1033411

ISBN: 0915943433

Condition: Good


0915943433 Inscribed with signature by the author. Clean, has a good binding, no marks or notations. Ships from our bookstore in West Columbia, S.C. View more info

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Elbert Hubbard's Scrap Book: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring Selections Gathered During a Life Time of Discriminating Reading for His Own Use

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wm. H. Wise & Company:

Seller ID: SKU1027544

ISBN: B001T45A6U

Condition: Good


B001T45A6U 1923. Memorial Edition bound in red leather- gilt page edges and tooled board borders. Boards have modest rubbing to the corners and edges. Clean, has a good binding, no marks or notations. 228 pages, [xii]. View more info

Essays Ancient and Modern

By: Knox, Bernard

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press:

Seller ID: E1001992

ISBN: 0801841070

Condition: Good


0801841070 Clean, good binding, no marks or notations. Minor wear. View more info

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Giving Good Weight

By: McPhee, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SKU1016170

ISBN: 0374163065

Condition: Good


0374163065 First Printing, Inscribed by John McPhee on the title page, Dust jacket is wrapped in a clear protective sleeve- jacket has a crease at the top front corner and a nearby 1/2 inch tear- jacket inner front flap price is clipped, clean, has a good binding, no marks or notations. View more info