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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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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 Complete Tales of Hans Christian Andersen - 2 Volume Set

By: Hans Christian Andersen; Translator-Jean Hersholt; Preface-Brian Aldersen

Price: $179.95

Publisher: The Folio Society: 2005

Seller ID: 73569

ISBN: B000K0B8G0

Condition: Used - Like New


2 Volume Set in slipcase - CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. It was originally published by the Limited Editions Club, New York, in 1949. Illustrated title page by Peter Stuart with red and black border. Preliminary vignettes by Vilhelm Pedersen. Illustrated spine and gold covers, silver, gold and blue on turquoise. View more info

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Kurt Vonnegut: The Masterpieces, 5 Volume Set - Deluxe Limited Edtion (Cats Cradle / Breakfast of Champions / Mother Night / The Sirens of Titan / Slaughterhouse-Five)

By: Kurt Vonnegut

Price: $695.95

Publisher: Easton Press:

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 72967

ISBN: 281BNB1003464

Condition: New


NEW - Factory Sealed. Limited Edition (1 of 1,000 Printed). View more info

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Hours in a Library - 3 Volume Set

By: Leslie Stephen; Introduction-Jonathan Steinberg

Price: $19.95

Publisher: The Folio Society: 1991

Seller ID: 73570

ISBN: B000V6AU08

Condition: Used - Like New


3 Volume set in slipcase. CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . CONTENTS: VOLUME ONE: 1.) Defoe's novels -- 2.) Richardson's novels -- 3.) Pope as a moralist -- 4.) Sir Walter Scott -- 5.) Nathaniel Hawthorne -- 6.) Balzac's novels -- 7.) De Quincey -- 8.) Sir Thomas Browne -- 9.) Jonathan Edwards -- 10.) Horace Walpole ---------- VOLUME TWO: 11.) Dr. Johnson's writings -- 12.) Crabbe -- 13.) William Hazlitt -- 14.... 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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Travels With Robert Louis Stevenson - 3 Volume Set (An Inland Voyage / In the South Seas / Across the Plains)

By: Robert Louis Stevenson; Introduction-Richard Holmes; Illustrator-Nick Hardcastle

Price: $59.95

Publisher: The Folio Society: 2004

Seller ID: 72979

ISBN: 1419206591

Condition: Used - Like New


3 Volume Set in slipcase - CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. 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

Stories by Foreign Authors: Scandinavian

By: Various Authors

Price: $3.97

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1899

Seller ID: 73958

ISBN: 281BNB1003497

Condition: Used - Good


No dust jacket as issued. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Spine sunned and edges lightly frayed. Pages clean and bright with mild tanning along edges. View more info

Stories by Foreign Authors: Spanish

By: Various Authors

Price: $3.97

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1899

Seller ID: 73959

ISBN: 281BNB1003496

Condition: Used - Good


No dust jacket as issued. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding a bit loose but all pages remain intact. Spines sunned and edges lightly frayed. Pages clean and bright with mild tanning along edges. View more info