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A STUDY IN SCARLET. by DOYLE. ARTHUR CONAN

Ward, Lock & Co. London. 1888. FIRST EDITION in book form of the first Sherlock Holmes novel and the Author's first book. 8vo. (7.3 x 5.1 inches). Published the year before in Beetons Christmas annual. Green & Gibson A1, a.i. (second impression). Publish...

From Paul Foster Books

£25,000.00


The Reign Of Law, A Tale Of The Kentucky Hemp Fields by Allen, James Lane

The MacMillan Company, New York, 1900; First Edition; 12mo, 385 pages plus 5 pages of publisher’s advertisements at the back; top page edges gilt; illustrated with frontispiece and eight additional plates by Harry Fenn and J.C. Earl. Brooding novel of...

From AARDWOLF Fine Books

$275.00


Hector Servadac by Jules Verne

Beautiful first edition of Hector Servadac by Jules Verne. Published in New York, 1978 and illustrated throughout.Binding in excellent condition with light wear to edges and wear to bottom right corner of cover. Bright spine and cover. Intact, tight bindi...

From Kabi Rare Books

$850.00


The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain

This is an early, antique copy of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens). 1892; American Publishing Company; Hartford, CT. The book contains illustrations throughout. Decorative floral end papers.Condition:Some very light soiling to...

From CraigsClassics

$250.00


The Scarlet Letter by Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Boston: Ticknor, Reed and Fields, 1850. First Edition. Very Good. First edition, first issue with uncorrected errors: "reduplicate" for "repudiate" on line 20 of page 21; "characterss" page 41, line 5; "Chatechism"...

From Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

$2,500.00


Jane Eyre by BRONTE, Charlotte

1891 Jane Eyre Charlotte Bronte Gothic Feminism Currer Bell CLASSIC Novel "I would always rather be happy than dignified." ― Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre First appearing in October of 1847, 'Jane Eyre' was immediately popular and the public demanded m...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$399.00


The Celebrated Jumping Frog Of Calaveras County (First Printing, Second Issue) by Twain, Mark [Samuel L. Clemens]

New York: C. H. Webb, 1867. 1st Edition 2nd Printing. Full Red Morocco. Fine. 6 3/4 " Tall. 193 Pp. Full Red Morocco By Bennett Of New York, All Edges Gilt, Gilt Mitered Spine Panel With Center Tools; Original Cloth Cover Laid Down On Inside Of Fro...

From Arroyo Seco Books

$2,500.00


The Novels of Jane Austen by Jane Austen

ondon- Robert Riviere & Son, 1920 Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. A beautifully bound set of the works of Jane Austen. An unusual set, bound and published by Robert Riviere and Son. With a frontispiece to each volume. Robert Riviere was an EnglishBookbind...

From Rooke Books

£3,179.00


Dickens Works, 5 Volumes by Charles Dickens

This is a 5-volume lot of DICKENS' WORKS, published in 1900 by Peter Fenelon Collier & Son New York. The original set was 30 volumes. A limited edition was leather-bound; the rest were bound in burgundy cloth. This is five of the volumes of that set. All...

From Vancouver Bookseller

CA$150.00


The Innocents Abroad - or - The New Pilgrims' Progress by Twain, Mark

Hartford: American Publishing Company, 1870. Though bearing prior owners' notations, it is worthwhile to note that the stamp at the first (blank) page is that of Cassius M. Clay, then of Mexico, Missouri, prior to his career as an abolitionist and sta...

From The Haunted Bookshop, LLC

$1,000.00


Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Hardy, Thomas

London: James R. Osgood, McIlvaine and Co, 1891. First Edition. Near Fine. 3 Volumes. First edition, first printing, first issue. Bound in contemporary half-leather binding over marbled paper covered boards, with all edges marbled and marbled endsheets;...

From Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

$3,500.00


THE D'ARTAGNAN ROMANCES: TWENTY YEARS AFTER(2 volumes), THREE MUSKETEERS(2 volumes), THE VICOMTE DE BRAGELONNE(6 volumes) by Dumas, Alexandre

Ten volume set, 1/4 leather, marbled boards and endpapers, spines faded, 5 raised bands and gilt titles, front hinge split on three volumes but books still tight and square, one illustration a frontispiece portrait of the author in volume one of THREE MUS...

From ROSENBLOOM RARE BOOKS

$275.00


Poems by Oscar Wilde

London: David Bogue, 1881. First Printing, One of 250 copies only. "Handsomely Bound" Thick Parchment Vellum boards by Matthew Bell, in excellent state, with gilt stamped, "much smaller prune blossom design", as called for. Light age, with a few spots, so...

From GatesPastBooks

$3,000.00


LES MISERABLES. by HUGO. VICTOR

Hurst and Blackett, Successors to Henry Colburn. London. 1863. THIRD ENGLISH EDITION. Three volumes. 8vo. (8 x 5.4 inches). Some foxing to just a few pages but overall very good throughout. Original publishers purple cloth bindings. Spines lettered and d...

From Paul Foster Books

£1,250.00


The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ : with engravings on wood from designs of Fra Angelico ... and others. by Holy Bible

1865 EXQUISITE Bible Italian Renaissance Illustrated ART Raphael Titian RARE An extremely desirable mid-19th-century English New Testament Bible. While Bibles from this era are relatively abundant, this particular edition is one of the rarest illustrated...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$750.00


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