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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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Complete Novels of Mrs. Ann Radcliffe (6 Volume Set)

By: Ann Radcliffe; Introduction-Devendra P. Varma; Illustrator-Sarah van Niekerk

Price: $179.95

Publisher: The Folio Society: 1987

Seller ID: 77190

ISBN: B002HNS56E

Condition: Used - Like New


6 Volume set in slipcase. CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. All volumes appear unread. Slipcase has light shelfwear. . . . . 1.) The Castles of Athlin and Dunbayne -- 2.) A Sicilian Romance -- 3.) The Romance of the Forest -- 4.) The Mysteries of Udolpho -- 5.) The Italian -- 6.) Gaston de Blondeville. . . . . . . . Modern reissue of Ann Radcliffe complete novels, published by the Folio Society of London England in 1987 Six volumes in a paper-over-boards slipcase Each volume is bound in quarter black book cloth, dark purple-red paper boards with a repeat pattern in black Wood-e... View more info

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The Complete Novels of the Bronte Sisters (Agnes Grey / Jane Eyre / The Professor / Shirley / The Tenant of Wildfell Hall / Villette / Wuthering Heights)

By: Anne Bronte, Emily Bronte, Charlotte Bronte; Illustrators-Peter Forster, George Tute, Howard Phipps, Harry Brockway, Simon Brett, Peter Reddick, Ian Stephens

Price: $89.95

Publisher: The Folio Society: 1993

Seller ID: 75292

ISBN: B00HSNC1Y0

Condition: Used - Very Good


7 Volume Set in slipcase. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. All volumes appear unread. Would be Like New except for sunned (discolored) spines on 4 of the volumes and on one side of the slipcase. Set in Scotch Roman wiht Bodoni display on Coronet Wove Paper and bound in full Moire silk.. . . . . . . 1.) Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte -- 2.) Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte -- 3.) The Professor by Charlotte Bronte -- 4.) Shirley by Charlotte Bronte -- 5.) The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte -- 6.) Villette by Charlotte Bronte -- 7.) Wuthering Heights by... View more info

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Victorian Trilogy: Victorian Cities / Victorian Things / Victorian People (3 Volume Set)

By: Asa Briggs

Price: $55.95

Publisher: The Folio Society: 1996

Seller ID: 77417

ISBN: B000KZ2X3W

Condition: Used - Like New


3 Volume Set in slipcase - CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . . . Includes: VOLUME ONE: Victorian Things -- 1.) Things as Emissaries -- 2.) The Great Victorian Collection -- 3.) The Philosophy of the Eye: Spectacles, Cameras - and the New Vision -- 4.) Images of Fame -- 5.) The Wonders of Common Things -- 6.) Hearth and Home -- 7.) Hats, Caps and Bonnets -- 8.) Carboniferous Capitalism: Coal, Iron and Paper -- 9.) Stamps - Used and Unused -- 10.) New Things - and Old -------- VOLUME TWO: Victorian Cities -- 1.) Introduction -- ... 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.) The Pickwick Papers -- 2.) David Copperfield -- 3.) Bleak House -- 4.) Tale of Two Cities -- 5.) Oliver Twist -- ... 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 words of critic J. Hillis Miller, quoting from the character Bella Wilfer in the book, money, money, money, and what money can m... 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 upon him; in foreign capitals he was feted as the greatest of living German dramatists. From the grand-duke of Saxe-Weimar he re... 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 rapid days time is of the essence of the contract and is always on time in closing. He gives us no preface, puts no stump speec... View more info

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The Penguin Companion to World Literature - 4 Volume Set (English / European / American / Classical, Oriental, African)

By: Editors-David Daiches, Anthony Thorlby, Malcolm Bradbury, David Marshall Lang

Price: $26.95

Publisher: McGraw-Hill: 1971

Seller ID: 79332

ISBN: B000GWU3SQ

Condition: Used - Very Good


4 Volume Set in slipcase - VERY GOOD+ No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . . Includes: VOLUME 1.) English, edited by D. Daiches -- VOLUME 2.) American, edited by M. Bradbury -- VOLUME 3.) European, edited by . Thorlby -- VOLUME 4.) Classical, Oriental and African, edited by D.M. Lang and D.R. Dudley 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 - 1896; Vol. IV.) Poems of Childhood - 1896; Vol. V.) The Holy Cross - 1896; Vol. VI.) The Sabine Farm - 1896; Vol. VII.) Love A... 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 of Many Tales; 4.) Frank Kildmy or the Naval Officer; 5.) Newton Forster of the Merchant Service; 6.) Jacob Faithful 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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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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The Oxford Mark Twain (29 Volume Set)

By: Mark Twain; Editor-Shelley Fisher Fishkin

Price: $595.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press: December 1996

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 79328

ISBN: 0195090888

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


29 Volume Set - 1st Edition THUS / 1st Printing - No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read if at all. From private collection, dust cover is in archival mylar. All volumes are very good and most are Very Good+ with only a hint of foxing and mild shelf wear. . . . . . . . . . . The most impressive gift for book lovers this Christmas has to be The Oxford Mark Twain, a 29-volume collection of works by the writer may consider the central figure in American Literature.--The Kansas City Star. . . . . . VOLUMES INCLUDED ARE: 1.) The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Cal... 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. Published by Easton Press - All volumes new and sealed. This leather bound heirloom collection is a luxurious matching set and heavi... 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

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The Works of Sir Thomas Malory. Second Edition - 2nd Edition (3 Volume Set)

By: Thomas Malory; Editor-Eugene Vinaver

Price: $179.95

Publisher: Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1967

Seller ID: 77851

ISBN: B000I5FI3G

Condition: Used - Very Good


3 Volume Set (2nd Edition - Oxford 1967)cNo marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. From private collection, dust cover is in archival mylar. View more info