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Biblio has many examples of classic literature, and from the poetry of William Yeats to the Lord of the Rings, there are plenty of rare and antique books to choose from featured below in the Biblio Rare Book Room. Many of the rare classic literature in the Biblio Rare Book Room are deluxe or first editions that are signed by the author, and others come complete with fantastic illustrations and fore edge paintings. There is something for everyone in the rare classic literature section of the Biblio Rare Book Room.

His Native Soil by Juan Cabreros Laya

University Publishing Co. Inc., Manila, 1941, Near Fine Hardcover / Good Dustjacket, 421 pages, 6" x 8.25", dustjacket with edgewear and multiple closed tears, stamp on ffep "EXAMINED by Office of Japanese Military Administration", otherwise a clea...

From Don Wood Bookseller


Harvard Classics 5 Volumes by Various

5 volume set. 2269 p. Includes illustrations. The Harvard Universal Classics, originally known as Dr. Eliot's Five Foot Shelf, is a 51-volume anthology of classic works from world literature compiled and edited by Harvard University president Charles E...

From Vancouver Bookseller


Black Beauty: His Grooms and Companions. by Anna Sewell

The Autobiography of a Horse. Translated from the Original Equine. Published by Jarrold and Sons, London; 1877. First Edition, First Printing. Extremely rare in condition such as this. Highly collectible. This is a lovely, collectible copy of this extreme...

From Everlasting Editions


THE DA VINCI CODE ( 1st. / 1st. Signed ) w/ ARC by Brown , Dan

New York: Double Day, 2003. Book. Very Fine. Hard Cover in the Dust Jacket. Signed by Author(s). 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 2003 , Hardcover gilt stamped black cloth spine , black paper over boards , 454 page...

From GibbsBooks


DON QUIXOTE DE LA MANCHA by Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de

London: T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1818. First edition with Smirke Plates. Occasional very minor foxing, but very clean and bright, the bindings in excellent condition. First edition with Smirke Plates. Four volumes. lxxxiv, 409p; [vi], 395p; xiii, [iii],...

From First Folio


Cannery Row by Steinbeck, John

New York: The Viking Press, 1945 First Printing of First Edition, First Issue in light-buff cloth boards, top page edge stained blue [Goldstone-Payne A22.b]. Book with mild wear to bottom board edge, tiny bump to bottom corner, light age toning to endpape...

From Idler Fine Books


Nineteen Eighty-Four [1984] by Orwell, George [Eric Arthur Blair]

London: Secker & Warburg, 1949 First printing of the First British Edition, original light green cloth, spine lettered in red, in red dust jacket, with the publisher's price listed on the inside front flap, 312pp. Slight tanning to spine, else boo...

From Idler Fine Books


WITHER’S EMBLEMS BOUND BY RIVIERE: A collection of emblemes, ancient and moderne: quickened with metricall illustrations, both morall and divine: and disposed into lotteries, that instruction, and good counsell, may bee furthered by an honest and pleasant recreation. by Wither, George (1588-1667)

London: Printed by A[ugustine]. M[athewes]. for Henry Taunton, and are to be sold at his shop in Saint Dunstanes Church-yard, 1635. 1st Edition . Full leather. Near Fine. Passe, Crispijn van de (c.1565-1637); Marshall, William (active 1617-1650). First...

From Lyppard Books


The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe by Poe, Edgar Allan

New York. George D. Sproul Company. 1902. Lavishly bound in Publisher's Deluxe custom, 3/4 burgundy crushed morocco and marbled boards. Gilt-tooled spine compartments with fleural motifs.Gilt-tooled raised bands. Marbled endsheets. t.e.g. 8vo. 5.5&qu...

From Heldfond Book Gallery, ABAA-ILAB


Peter and Wendy by BARRIE, J.M

1911 1st ed Peter Pan and Wendy JM Barrie Children's Illustrated "Dreams do come true, if only we wish hard enough. You can have anything in life if you will sacrifice everything else for it." ― J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan A fine first American printing o...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


White Fang by London, Jack

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1906. First Edition, Second Issue with the tipped in title page. 8 color illustrations by Charles Livingston Bull, 4 pages of ads at rear. A quite lovely copy, Near Fine, tiny rubs at spine tips, a 1/8" spot at corner...

From Dale Steffey Books


Treasure Island (Second edition-1884) by Robert Louis Stevenson

Cassell & Company, Limited. Second edition. Hardcover. Very good/No Dj cover as issued. VGC. Cassell & Company, Limited, London, 1884.Second edition with some of the first issue points. dead man's chest" on pages 2 and 7, "rain" for "vain" in th...

From Alpha 2 Omega Books


THE BOOK OF THE THOUSAND NIGHTS AND A NIGHT: A Plain and Literal Translation of The Arabian Nights' Entertainments, with Notes Anthropological and Explanatory - Complete in 16 Volumes by Burton, Richard F. (trans.)

Privately printed By the Burton Club Complete in 16 volumes, 10 volumes plus 6 volumes supplement. Published, US: Privately printed By the Burton Club, no date, circa 1960. 8vo., illustrated frontis plate in each volume. Bound in black textured leatherett...

From The Wild Muse


The Works of L. (Louisa, Luise) Muhlbach: Complete Historical Novels in 20 Volumes by Muhlbach, Louisa (Luise)

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1899. Luise (often anglicized from the German as "Louisa") Muhlbach was the penname of Klara Muller Mundt (1814-1873), who achieved worldwide recognition in the 19th Century with her historical novels. Klara...

From Grimalkin Books


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