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The Land of Little Rain

By: Austin, Mary

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1903

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 21117

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Tan covers with a printed design. The very nice dust jacket shows 9 of Austin's titles. Only date in the book is 1903, but it is obviously not a first printing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 281 pages View more info

American Wonderland

By: Bache, Richard Meade

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger: 1871

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15463

Condition: Good


Right side of the front cover is badly worn & discolored. Spine ends are rubbed. Hinges are all tight, and the contents are very good or better. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 258 pages View more info

The Story of a Passion

By: Bacheller, Irving

Price: $75.00

Publisher: East Aurora, NY, The Roycroft Shop: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17189

Condition: Very Good


Rubbed on the edges. Illuminated by Emma Straight (signed on the colophon page). Very nice owner's inscription on the fep, dated Christmas 1902. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 15 pages View more info

Lyddy: a Tale of the Old South

By: Bacon, Eugenia J.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Continental Publishing Co.: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13961

Condition: Very Good+


Th spine is soiled. Signed inside the front cover by Bacon. On the facing page is a newspaper clipping about E. Bacon. Says she was a "cousin by marriage" to President Wilson, & that she was living on 9 cents a day. Unfortunately, the clipping has burnt the facing page where the signature is located. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 287 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Biography of a Boy

By: Bacon, Josephine Daskam

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1910

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 24789

Condition: Near Fine


Slightest fading to the spine, slight loss of paint on the embossed cover. ; 7 1/2"; 322 pages View more info

A Collection of Poems, Chiefly Manuscript, and from Living Authors

By: Baillie, Joanna

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown: 1823

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13766

Condition: Good


Contemporary three-quarter leather. The spine is chipped about 1 1/2" up, and starting to split at the top. Boards & corners are rubbed. Internally tight, with some slight staining at the right edge. No foxing. An excellent reading copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 330 pages View more info

Les Dragees Du Diable

By: Bailly, Louis

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Paris, Combet & Cie: N.D.

Seller ID: 17148

Condition: Good+


Bound in paper-covered boards, with a cloth spine. The boards are rubbed at the edges, with overall surface soiling. The contents have come loose from the covers, but are otherwise very good. A very attractive book with wonderful illustrations. Text is in French. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 16 pages View more info

The Secret of Hallam House: a Mystery Story for Girls

By: Baker, Nina Brown

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13252

Condition: Very Good+


Owner's name on the fep in pencil. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Organization And Personnel Of The Shakespearean Company

By: Baldwin, Thomas Whitfield

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NY, Russell & Russell: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 12217

Condition: Fine+ with no dust jacket


Owner's name on the fep. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 463 pages View more info

In the Heat of the Night

By: Ball, John

Price: $400.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1965

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23642

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Includes loose slip signed by Ball. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 183 pages; Signed by Author View more info

In the Heat of the Night

By: Ball, John

Price: $325.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1965

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23643

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Includes loose slip signed by Ball. DJ is price-clipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 183 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Robber Kitten

By: Ballantyne, R. M.

Price: $47.50

Publisher: London, T. Nelson & Sons: 1896

Seller ID: 5947

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Pictorial covers are in very good condition, with slight soiling, and rubbing at the corners. Paint has almost completely flaked off the spine. Owner's book plate inside front cover.; 5x7 1/2" View more info

The 4-Dimensional Nightmare: Eight Long Stories

By: Ballard, J. G.

Price: $975.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1974

Edition: 1st Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 20387

ISBN: 0575018593

Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket


Signed by Ballard on the title page. Unread. This is the modified reissue of the 1963 edition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 197 pages; Signed by Author View more info

After Worlds Collide

By: Balmer, Edwin; Wylie, Philip

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Frederick A. Stokes: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20082

Condition: Good


From a private lending library. Covers are rubbed at the edges. Bookplate inside the front cover, check-out record on the fep. Front and rear interior paper is separated, but the cloth holds it together. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 341 pages View more info

Irreconcilable Differences

By: Bangs, Carol Jane

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lewiston, ID, Confluence Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24434

ISBN: 0917652185

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 36 pages View more info

The Wasp Factory (Signed)

By: Banks, Iain

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1984

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24065

ISBN: 0395362962

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Banks on the title page. Slightest bit of rubbing at the base of the spine of the DJ. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Consider Phlebas

By: Banks, Iain M.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24070

ISBN: 0333441389

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by banks on the title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 467 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Story of Little Black Sambo

By: Bannerman, Helen

Price: $425.00

Publisher: NY, Frederick A. Stokes:

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20568

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


The scarce second U. S. Edition, with all the required criteria (pagination, blank pages, illustrations, etc. ) , oval picture on the front, framed in black, with black lettering and gold colored spine. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall View more info

The Little Black Sambo Story Book No. 102B (1943)

By: Bannerman, Helen; Ver Beck, Frank

Price: $125.00

Publisher: NY, The Platt & Munk Co. , Inc.: 1935

Seller ID: 20424

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


DJ has some rubs and closed tears, and a chip at the top of the spine, but is unfaded. The book is dated 1935, but the dust jacket shows a date of 1943 at the bottom. You probably can't tell the printing date without the dust jacket. This DJ shows Sambo's Mom serving his up some pancakes out of cast iron frying pan. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 64 pages View more info