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The March of Democracy: A History of the United States {Volumes 1-8]

By: N/A

Price: $68.95

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1956

Seller ID: 45110

ISBN: B000STO3W4

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read.....Volume 1: The ise of the Union; Volume 2: A Half-Century of Expansion; Volume 3: Civil War and Reconstrcution; Volume 4: America and World Power; Volume 5: First Part of Annual Chronicle (1933~1941); Volume 6/7: Second Part of Annual Chronicle (1942~1955). Volume 8: Fourth Part of Annual Chrionical (1956~1966) View more info

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The Barsetshire Novels - 6 volume set

By: Anthony Trollope

Price: $109.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press: November 1989

Seller ID: 70779

ISBN: 0195208145

Condition: Used - Very Good


6 Volume Set - VERY GOOD+ No marks or writing observed in text. DJ are VG. All Appear unread. Binding tight and square. . . . . . . VOLUMES: 1.) The Warden edited with an introduction by David Skilton -- 2.) Barchester Towers edited by Michael Sadleir and Frederick Page -- 3.) Doctor Thorne with an introduction and notes by David Skilton -- 4.) Framley Parsonage with an introduction and notes by P.D. Edwards -- 5.) The Small House at Allington edited by James R. ... View more info

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Oxford Illustrated Dickens (21 Volume Set)

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $639.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press: October 1987

Seller ID: 70535

ISBN: 0192545221

Condition: Used - Like New


In original shipping box. Only taken out to count and take a picture for this listing. No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. Will ship in the original box inside of a shipping box. . . . . . To own at one swoop virtually everything written by one of the most prolific geniuses of the 19th century novel is a reader's fantasy.... The perfect gift for a bookish individual or a whole family of readers. -- The Washington Post Book World. . . . . . VOLUME TITLES: 1.... View more info

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Our Mutual Friend: Works of Charles Dickens - Household Edition (4 Volume Set)

By: Charles Dickens; Illustrators-F. O. C. Darley, John Gilbert

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Hurd and Houghton: 1866

Seller ID: 69666

ISBN: B00I4CKUV0

Condition: Used - Good


4 Volume Set - Good+ No marks or writing observed in text. All bindings tight and square. Damp stain on bottom edge of Vol II. Gently read. Gilt lettering on spine with BOZ emblem on spine and front cover. Each volume frontispiece with tissue cover. . . . . . Our Mutual Friend, written in the years 1864 - 65, is the last novel completed by Charles Dickens and is one of his most sophisticated works, combining savage satire with social analysis. It centres on, in the wor... View more info

Hebbels Werke - 10 Volumes in 6 Books (Goldene Klassiker Bibliothek)

By: Christian Friedrich Hebbel; Editor-Theodor Poppe

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Bong & Co: 1920

Seller ID: 50124

ISBN: 281BNB1002838

Condition: Used - Very Good


6 Volume set complete (10 volumes in 6 books) No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Embossed decorated cover and spine with title block in gilt box. Gilt on top edge. Very very nice set. Text in German . .............. ................... ...................... Christian Friedrich Hebbel (18 March 1813 – 13 December 1863) was a German poet and dramatist. Long before this Hebbel had become famous, German sovereigns bestowed decorations upo... View more info

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Crowned Masterpieces of Literature that have advanced civilization: As preserved and presented by the world's best essays, from the earliest period to the present time (10 Volume Set - Complete)

By: Editor-David J. Brewer, Edward A. Allen, William Schuyler

Price: $159.95

Publisher: Ferd. P. Kaiser Publishing: 1908

Seller ID: 53395

ISBN: B01M66DOC9

Condition: Used - Very Good


10 Volume Set - complete. Cloth bound. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. CLEAN and handsome set with only light to moderate wear on covers. No cracks in hinges. Green cloth covers with gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Authors presented in alphabetical order.. . . . . . . FROM EDITOR’S PREFACE: Bless the essayist! He is our true literary friend. He instructs, entertains, or amuses us, and he does it quickly. He knows that in these ra... View more info

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Masterplots: 18-Volume Edition - Eighteen hundred and ten plot-stories and essay-reviews from the world's fine literature (Plus 1971 Annual)

By: Editors-Frank Magill, Dayton Kohler

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Salem Press Inc: 1971

Seller ID: 62480

ISBN: B000F6H0Q6

Condition: Used - Very Good


18 Volume Set + 1971 Annual. No marks or writing observed in text. Light wear on covers. Binding tight and square. Gently used. . . . . . . . . .Masterplots is a reference book series which summarizes the plots of significant works of literature and films. The first edition was published in 1949 by Frank N. Magill of Salem Press. It remains the flagship product of the publisher. View more info

The Writings In Prose And Verse Of Eugene Field (Twelve Volumes - Complete)

By: Eugene Field

Price: $159.95

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1901

Seller ID: 6978

ISBN: B004X7BBZY

Condition: Used - Very Good


12 Volume Set Complete (Published Between 1896 - 1901). All Volumes Are Clean With Tight Square Bindings. No Cracks Or Loose Pag All volumes are clean with tight square bindings. -- NOT ex-library -- No cracks or loose pages. Deckled front and bottom edges and gilt on top edge. Green boards with gilt boarder and decoration on front and lettering on spine. Includes: Vol. 1.) Western Verse - 1896; Vol. II.) Profitable Tales - 1896; Vol. III.) Second Book of Verse - 1... View more info

Capt. Merryat's Works (6 Volume Limited Edition Set - Author's Connoisseur Edition)

By: Frederick Marryat; Introduction-W. L. Courtney

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Dana Estes & Company: 1969

Edition: Numbered

Seller ID: 28858

ISBN: 281BNB1002229

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


6 Volumes of 24 volume set , Edition Limited to 74 Numbered and 26 Lettered Copies (This Set is #1 of 74); Handsome Blue 3/4 leather Bindings and blue marbled boards w/ Gilt Title & Decoration to Spines with 6 raised bands; Some rubs and scuffing to leather but all bidings are tight and square. Deckled edges. Each volume with frontispiece and Several Tissue-Guarded photogravure Illustrations. Includes: 1.) The King's Own; 2.) Japhet in Search of a Father; 3.) The Pacha ... View more info

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The Canterbury Tales - Three Volume Set (In slip case)

By: Geoffrey Chaucer; Translator-David Wright; Illustrators-Raymond Hawthorn, Sue Scullard, et al

Price: $89.95

Publisher: The Folio Society: 1985

Seller ID: 66789

ISBN: B001P949PC

Condition: Used - Very Good


3 Volume Set in slip case - VERY GOOD+ No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Vol II & III are like new. Vol I has a single dog-earred page. Gently read if at all. View more info

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The English Works of George Herbert (Six Volume Set - Large Paper Edition)

By: George Herbert; Editor-George Herbert Palmer; Designer-Bruce Rogers

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Co: 1905

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 47422

ISBN: B0006AE66I

Condition: Used - Very Good


6 Volume Set (Large Paper Edition) LIMITED EDITION SET: Number 121 of 150. No marks or writing observed in text. Bindings tight and square. Illlustrated throughout with tissued sheets protecting. Frontispieces tipped in. Brown cloth boards with leather spine labels........ Vol. 1. Essays -- v. 2. Prose -- v. 3 Cambridge poems -- v. 4 Cambridge poems -- v. 5 Bemerton poems -- v. 6 Bemerton poems. . . . . . . . . . . . . George Herbert (3 April 1593 to 1 March ... View more info

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Madame Bovary (The Franklin Library)

By: Gustave Flaubert; Translator-Francis Steegmuller; Illustrator-Malcolm Liepke

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Franklin Library: 1979

Seller ID: 55147

ISBN: B001KB9L9Y

Condition: New


Never Opened / Never Read. Gilt edges and cover decoratrions. 3 raised bands. Decorative end pages. View more info

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The Iliad / The Odyssey - 2 Volume Set

By: Homer; Translator-Robert Fagles; Introduction-Bernard Knox; Illustrator-Grahame Baker

Price: $199.95

Publisher: The Folio Society: 2001

Seller ID: 71973

ISBN: B072B5M2JJ

Condition: Used - Like New


2 Volume Set in slipcases. the Iliad is 6th printing (2006) - The Odyssey is NEW factory sealed so the precise printing and date is not determinable - however it is a 2001+ printing CLEAN!! No marks. The Iliad appears unread with minor shelf wear tot he slipcase.e slipcase. View more info

Complete Sherlock Holmes (2 volume Set)

By: Preface Christopher Morley Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Price: $14.98

Publisher: Doubleday & co NY: January 1930

Seller ID: 72125

ISBN: B000JCZAH2

Condition: Used - Good


2 volume set. No marks or writing observed in text. Half red and half black cloth, spines lettered silver. Covers show moderate wear, corners of boards frayed. No dust cover. View more info

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The Book of the Thousand and One Nights (17 Volume Set)

By: Richard F. Burton; Collaborator-John Frederick Steinhauser

Price: $699.95

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1994

Seller ID: 70579

ISBN: B009BECLQ2

Condition: Used - Like New


17 Volume Set (Complete). New and never read. Leather Bound. 15 volumes are still factory sealed. (Vol’s 1 & 3 unsealed but never read) Will ship in original Easton Press styrofoam padded box. Bound in full red leather. Fine bindings and covers. For more than 30 years, the Easton Press has been the standard for finely bound, profusely gilt classic leather bindings. . . . . . The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night - 17 Volume Complete Matching Set. Publish... View more info

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CLARISSA Or the History of a Young Lady Comprehending the most Important Concerns of Private Life and Particularly Showing the Distresses that may Attend the Misconduct both of Parents and Children in Relation to Marriage - 2 Volume Set

By: Samuel Richardson

Price: $59.95

Publisher: The Folio Society: 1991

Seller ID: 72163

ISBN: B000FE94WG

Condition: New


NEW - Factory Sealed. 2 Volumes in slipcase. . . . . . . . Pressured by her unscrupulous family to marry a wealthy man she detests, the young Clarissa Harlowe is tricked into fleeing with the witty and debonair Robert Lovelace and places herself under his protection. Lovelace, however, proves himself to be an untrustworthy rake whose vague promises of marriage are accompanied by unwelcome and increasingly brutal sexual advances. And yet, Clarissa finds his charm alluring... View more info

History Of English Literature [Four Volume Set]

By: Taine, H. A. And H. Van Laun

Price: $47.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1883

Seller ID: 4537

ISBN: B00089MJAW

Condition: Used - Good


Stated As 'New Edition' (1883) - Clean In Text, No Marks. Red Boards Are Worn And Rubbed. Head And Footer Of Spine Are Worn Away Stated As 'New Edition' (1883) - Clean In Text, No Marks. Red Boards Are Worn And Rubbed. Head And Footer Of Spine Are Worn Away View more info

The Prose Works of Thomas Hood (2 Volume Set)

By: Thomas Hood

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Porter and Coates: 1843

Seller ID: 46592

ISBN: B001NIEEU0

Condition: Collectible - Good


2 Volume Set - No marks or writing observed in text. Bindings lightly shaken. Red cloth covers worn at corners and edges with fraying at head and tail of spine. Gilt lettering on spione wiht balck decoration on covers. ..... frontispieces (portrait, v.1), illustrations 20 cm v. I. Miscellanies. Hood's own.--v. II. Whimsicalities. Whims and oddities. View more info

Image for Set of 11 English Classics: To the Lighthouse, Gulliver's Travels, Nineteen Eighty-Four, Sons and Lovers, Tess of the D'Urbervilles, Vanity Fair, The Mill on the Floss, Oliver Twist, The Moonstone, Wuthering Heights, Pride and Prejudice (Everyman's Library Classics & Contemporary Classics)

Set of 11 English Classics: To the Lighthouse, Gulliver's Travels, Nineteen Eighty-Four, Sons and Lovers, Tess of the D'Urbervilles, Vanity Fair, The Mill on the Floss, Oliver Twist, The Moonstone, Wuthering Heights, Pride and Prejudice (Everyman's Library Classics & Contemporary Classics)

By: Virginia Woolf, Jonathan Swift, George Orwell, D. H. Lawrence, Thomas Hardy, William Makepeace Thackeray, George Eliot, Charles Dickens, Wilkie Collins, Emily Bronte, Jane Austen

Price: $164.95

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1992

Seller ID: 32698

ISBN: 281BNB1002331

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


11 Volume Set - Custom made dust jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books in Boulder CO. DJ form the Britsh Flag on the spines when the books are in order on the bookshelf. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Silk page mark in original state from publisher. All appear unread. View more info

The Great Courses - Dante's Divine Comedy (2 volumes)

By: William Cook and Ronald Herzman

Price: $39.95

Publisher: The Teaching Company: January 2001

Seller ID: 54121

ISBN: 156585859X

Condition: Used - Like New


Like new. Two volumes: Part I and Part 2 View more info