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The stump Farm

By: ADAMS, Robert J.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Spruce Grove, AB, Canada, Megamy Publishing, Limited: 1996

Edition: First Trade Paperback Ed.

Seller ID: 040432

ISBN: 0968191606

Condition: Near Fine


Humourous short stories: The Stump Farm follows the trials of Bobby during the time Canada brought its soldiers back from the Second World War. 201 p. ; 21 cm. Bright, clean copy. Single surname in ink to front endpaper otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Weight, 270g. View more info

Detective Stories from the Strand

By: ADRIAN, Jack - Editor

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Cary, North Carolina, U.S.A., Oxford Univ Pr: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046617

ISBN: 0192123068

Condition: Almost 'As New'


Anthology of detective fiction and mystery from the pages of the Strand magazine - selected and introduced by Jack Adrian ; foreword by Julian Symons. Featuring work by - E. C. bentley, G. K. Chesterton, Agatha Christie, A. Conan Doyle, Aldous Hixley, Edgar Wallace and others. xxiii, 374 p. ; 23 cm. Bright, fesh and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases present. Weight, 404g. View more info

Confessions of Elsa

By: ADRIAN, Jill

Price: $5.00

Publisher: San Juan Capistrano, CA, deLUXX Editions: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25409

ISBN: 0897846737

Condition: Near Fine


'She knew how to please a man...any man!'. 188pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no creases to spine. Nearly 'as new'. Weight, 110g. View more info

AEsop's Fables

By: AESOP

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Century Co.: 1911

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 045248

Condition: VG+


Aesop's Fables illustrated in b&w by E. Boyd Smith. xii, 172 p. ill. 22 cm. Ornamental borders to each page.Interior is clean though a few small a small stain noted to blank page p2. Ginges sound, no cracking. No ownership marks. Brown cloth is very bright and clean and the gilt titles and decoration shos no fading. Minor wear to cloth at tips. Weight, View more info

The Days of Bruce: A Story from Scottish History

By: AGUILAR, Grace

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Seeley and Co.:

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 34977

Condition: Good Plus to VG


Historical fiction for juveniles based on Scots history. Originally published in 1852 this is an undated edition from circa WWI. There is a pencil date of 1916 on the ffep. 527pp, 16pp publisher's catalog at rear. Small pencil inscription to ffeo otherwuise unmarked. Foxing to prelims, ladst few pages, top edge and fore edge. Interior is clean and bright,. Binding is tight and square with a little wear tio red cloth at corners and edges. Gilt titles and decoration to spi... View more info

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Prisoners of hope : a story of the Faith

By: ALCOCK, D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society:

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 045428

Condition: About Fine


Christian novel of England in the Reformation, under the Tudors. Undated. Originally published in the 1890s, tis is a later edition. 126pp, color frontis plate. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, pages still crisp. Tight, square binding. No wera to the cloth boards. AQttractive color dustjacket is also bright, clean and unmarked with just very minor edge wear. Scan available. Weight, 349g. View more info

Bow down to Nul / The Dark Destroyers

By: ALDISS, Brian W.; WELLMAN, Manly Wade

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 1960

Edition: First Ace Printing

Seller ID: 045976

Condition: VG+


Vintage Paperback. Ace Double Novel Book D-443. Two novels, back to back. 145pp + 111pp. A bright, clean novel with a lightly & evenly tanned interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding. Faint spine creases. Faint corner crease to the top of the Wellman novel. Attractive - about a File Copy condition. Weight, 125g. View more info

The Bewitched Tailor

By: ALEIKHEM, Sholom

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Moscow, Foreign Languages Pub. House:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 037581

Condition: VG+


English Language. Translated by Bernard Isaacs. Undated edition circa 1960s. 8vo, 171pp. Hardcover in brown illustrated cloth with unclipped dustjacket. Book is bright and clean with a tight binding and no wear to the cloth. The dustjacket shows a little wear at corners. Weight, 268g. View more info

Adrift in New York

By: ALGER, Horatio Jr.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Cleveland, World Publishing Co:

Edition: Later Reprint

Seller ID: 045479

Condition: About Fine


Horatio Alger Jr. novel for juveniles originally appearing in1904. This reprint is undated but circa the 1930s. Book is clean and unmarked. Pages evenly tanned as usual. Tight, square binding, no wear to the red cloth. The dustjacket is complete, clean, and unmarked, with a long closed tear to the front panel, minor edge wear and minor wear to the corners and extremities of the spine. Weight, 180g. View more info

The Revenge of Fantomas

By: ALLAIN, Alfred

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, David McKay Co.:

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 31279

Condition: Very Good


Translated from the French by Alfred Allison. 319pp. Interior is generally clean and unmarked. However there are three rubber stamp impressions [a drug store, where the books were sold], one at the front [ffep], and tow at the back [rpde & bottom of the last page]. There is a bookplate to the fpde - but it is unmarked. There is a very small amount of foxing to the front edges. Binding is sound - no wear or cracking to hinges. Black cloth is quite clean and showing virt... View more info

The Journal

By: ALLEN, J. A. & SMITH, G. Ennis

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Headline Book Publishing, Limited: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 27189

ISBN: 0747250928

Condition: Good VG, or Better


Tastelful erotica - 'Adult fiction for Lovers'. 282pp. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, light creasing to spine. Near new copy. Weight, 170g. View more info

Het Schuilt in Ons Allen

By: ALLEN, Johannes

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Den Haag, Ad. M. C. Stock:

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 22085

Condition: Good VG


Geautoriseerde Nederlandsche vertaling uit het deensch van Dr. Annie Posthumus. Undated, but 1946. Dutch language text. 192pp, illustrated by Alfred Mazure, color plates and in-text illustration. Interior is very clean, plates are bright. Text, printed on cheap postwar paper, is browing uniformly.Sopund binding, no weakness to hinges. Illustrated front board is bright and clean. Sound cloth spine. Solid copy. Weight, 450g. View more info

Poe and the British Magazine Tradition

By: ALLEN, Michael

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24997

Condition: VG+


The author discusses edgar Allan Poe and his 'connection' to the British literary/magazine culture. 255pp. Bright, clean copy. Ink signature to verso of ffep otherwise unmarked. Sound, square binding. No wear to cloth Unclipped dustjacket showing only very minor wear. Weight, 440g.. View more info

Posthuma Noveller

By: ANDERSSON, Dan [1888-1920]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Tidens Forlag: 1934

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 041144

Condition: VG+


Four posthumous works in the Swedish language - Korta Histotier; Efterlamnade Noveller; Chi-mo-ka-ma; Litteraturkritik. 387pp, photo portrait frontis. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, marbled endpapers, full-leather binding on semi-flxible boards, gilt titles and decoration, all edges gilt. Scans always available. Weight, 422g. View more info

Posthuma Noveller

By: ANDERSSON, Dan [1888-1920]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Tidens Forlag: 1941

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 041146

Condition: VG+


Four posthumous works in the Swedish language - Korta Histotier; Efterlamnade Noveller; Chi-mo-ka-ma; Litteraturkritik. 387pp, photo portrait frontis. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, marbled endpapers, full-leather binding on semi-flxible boards, gilt titles and decoration, all edges gilt. Scans always available. Weight, 405g. View more info

In the Olden Time

By: ANON

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co.: 1895

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 08910

Condition: Good VG


Victorian fiction. story takes place in the Peasant war of 1524-5 in Germany. no author given. 348pp, no illustration. Front board has beautiful embossed design, gilt, on a Victorian Woman reading a book in a chair in a garden. Tight clean copy with attractive cover design. 1' horizontal strip cut from ffep at top. View more info

Venus Remembered

By: ANONYMOUS

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Carroll & Graf, New York, 1991: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27762

ISBN: 0881841838

Condition: VG+


'A Sultry Victorian Classic'. Adults only, sexually explicit. 224pp. Book is tight and clean. No creases to spine. Minor wear to spine edges. Bright copy. Weight, 130g. View more info

Midnight Intimacies: Being the Secret Life of a Warm Blooded Woman in Search of Passionate Pleasures

By: ANONYMOUS

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press:

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 28263

ISBN: 0503004731

Condition: Near Fine


Venus Library V-1041-T. Undated, circa early 1980s. Erotic novel for adults only. 194pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, light crease to spine. Weight, 120g. View more info

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Best of the Erotic Reader Vol. III

By: ANONYMOUS

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Blue Moon Books: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 28268

ISBN: 1562012290

Condition: Good VG, or Better


Erotic fiction assembled from more than a century of lascivious erotic works. Adults only. 581pp. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding with faint creasing to spine. Lightly used. Weight, 300g - very thick, affecting postage in Canada,. View more info

Jennifer: Book Four

By: ANONYMOUS

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Dell Publishing: 1982

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 28269

ISBN: 0440042461

Condition: VG+


Fourth book in the saga of Jennifer. 192pp. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no creases to spine. Very slight wear to some edges. Bright, glossy wrappers. Weight, 120g. View more info