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Erno Rapee's Melodyland Record Book: Six Musical Fairy Tales, with Eight Fine Recordings Conducted by Erno Rapee

By: Alderton, Harry (Producer)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Music You Enjoy, Inc.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18271

Condition: Fair

There are 4 pages, each with a wheel inside which rotates to tell a story. All the wheels are present, but all are worn and the hubs are missing. 3 of the 4 records are present in worn condition, but one has a large chip on the edge. Sold as-is. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Zoo Babies With Short Interviews by G. E. Farrow

By: Aldin, Cecil

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Soughton: (1911)

Seller ID: 17221

Condition: Very Good-

The spine has black tape on it. Covers are green paper-over-boards. Rubbed at the corners, with a small spot of sticker residue, upper right corner. The upper and left edges are a bit faded. Contents (plates are untouched) are "fine", with the exception of a piece of clear tape on outer edge of the blank back end paper, and a 2" separation of the inner front hinge at the bottom. Owner's inscription on the back of the half-title, dated Christmas, 1911. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 24 pages View more info

Fireside Homilies

By: Alford, Henry (edited by His Widow)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Daldy, Isbister, & Co.: 1875

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17858

Condition: Near Fine

Bound in three-quarter leather with decorations & gilt titles on the spine. Rubbed at the edges, owner's bookplate on the last endpaper. Inscription on the fep, dated Christmas, 1876. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 196 pages View more info

Making His Mark

By: Alger, Horatio Jr.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The Penn Publishing Company: 1901

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20823

Condition: Near Fine

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 307+ads pages View more info

Mark Mason: His Trials and Triumphs

By: Alger, Horatio Jr.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, Hurst & Company: N.D.

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 21241

Condition: Good+ in Fair dust jacket

The book is tight, but the lower right corner of the front cover is stained. The value is in the very scarce DJ. The DJ is only fair at best, but better than nothing. Chipped at the spine ends and creases, rubbed at the edges. Some staining at the lower right front, matching the cover of the book. ; 7 1/2"; 320 pages View more info

La Divina Commedia, La Dia Komedio Versione Con Testo a Fronte E Commento in Esperanto Di Esperanto-Traduko Fronte Al La Teksto Kaj Komentario De Peterlongo

By: Alighieri, Dante; Peterlongo, Giovanni

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Milano, Italy, S I E I: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25012

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Original clear acetate DJ is chipping at the corners. Slipcase is soiled on the bottom, but near-fine. Parallel Italian-Esperanto text. A beautifully done book. ; 11"; 709 pages View more info

Essays and Mongraphs

By: Allen, William Francis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Geo. H. Ellis: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14628

Condition: Very Good+

Spine is slightly soiled. Interior hinges are tight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 382 pages View more info

The Ladies Calling, in Two Parts

By: Allestree, Richard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Theater: 1727

Edition: First Edition; Twelfth Printing

Seller ID: 23832

Condition: Fair

Bound in full leather, the front cover is loose. The textblock is in near-fine to fine condition. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 263 pages View more info

Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay with Indexes

By: Allibone, S. Austin

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott: 1885

Edition: First Edition; Later Printing

Seller ID: 25171

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 764 pages View more info

Fairy Tales

By: Allyn, Rose

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, Stanton and Van Vliet Co.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12629

Condition: Good with no dust jacket

The cover is somewhat darkened, and the paper spine is gone. Owners' inscriptions on the fep & inside the front cover. Inner hinges are tight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Peter Rabbit and the Tinybits

By: Almond, Linda Stevens

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25719

Condition: Near Fine in Fair dust jacket

DJ is missing a large piece at the top of the front panel and a small piece at the base of the spine. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 62+ads pages View more info

Salted Feathers Volumes 1, 2 & 3 (1964-1966) Bound In One Volume, With Index

By: Altman, Leo; Bakken, Dick; Braden, Wilber (Eds. )

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Pullman, WA, 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12152

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket

Bound in green buckram. Appears unread. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Before the Dawn: a Story of the Fall of Richmond

By: Altsheler, Joseph A.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday, Page & Company: 1903

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19341

Condition: Fine

A beautiful copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 372 pages View more info

Circulation and Character of the Volumes of the American Tract Society, for the Society's Colporteurs

By: American Tract Society

Price: $237.50

Publisher: American Tract Society: 1848

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7029

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Wear at the corners & fading to the spine. Inner front hinge is starting to crack. Nice condition for a very fragile book. Gilt on cover still bright. Interior is foxing, but otherwise fine to very fine. Contains an alphabetical listing of titles published, as well as a description of each & number printed (for many of the books) , # of pages, size, and price in cloth, sheep, or paper. ; 4x6" View more info

Clearport Boys Approved by "The Boy Scouts of America"

By: Ames, Joseph B. (Bushnell)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, The Century Co.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21906

Condition: Fair

A very well used, but complete, reading copy. Rubbed at the edges, with a 1" separation at the top of the spine. Horizontal crease near the top of the front cover. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages View more info

Sprookjes En Vertellingen

By: Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian)

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Utrecht, W. De Hann:

Seller ID: 7202

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Text is in Dutch, making a translation of the title page a bit iffy. Published in the mid-60's. 8 illustrations in color, many in b/w. Two volumes in one, with 832pp. total. Spine slightly worn/darkened. ; 9x11" View more info

The Danish Story-Book

By: Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, James Miller: N.D.

Seller ID: 17200

Condition: Good+

Bound in the original cloth. Covers are soiled, and rubbed at the corneers. Starting to separate at the top of the rear hinge. Front inner hinge is cracked, rear hinge is starting. Slightly shaken. Owner's inscription, dated 1867, on the fep. With all that, a good reading copy. ; 7"; 167+165 pages View more info

H. C. Andersens Eventyr Og Historier (2 Vol. set)

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Denmark, Gyldendalske Boghandel: 1905

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 6205

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Damage to the top of vol. 2 (everyday I go through my store & curse people who pull books out by the spine, like some idiot didto this). Slight wear to the edges & hinges. Interior is very tight. Text is in Danish.; 6 1/2x9" View more info

Alexander's Gate, Gog and Magog and the Inclosed Nations Academy Publication No. 12 (Monograph No. 5)

By: Anderson, Andrew Runni

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The Mediaeval Academy of America: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17901

Condition: Very Good+

Minimal xlib marks. ; Ex-Library; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 117 pages View more info

In the Keep of Time

By: Anderson, Margaret J.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1977

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21616

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Inscribed by Anderson. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 149 pages; Signed by Author View more info