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The Thunderer A Romance Of Napoleon And Josephine

By: Barrington, E. (Lily Adams Beck)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26120


Text is clean. Cover shows wear, corners lightly bumped. Previous owner signature on front pastedown and reverse of frontis. Title page date is 1927. Small tear to base of spine. ; 7.60 X 5.60 X 1.40 inches View more info

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This is My Life

By: Bjorn, Thyra Ferre

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Holt Rinehart & Winston: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23311


Text is clean. Cover shows light normal wear. Dust jacket shows has small square of sticker damage on front panel. States First Edition. ; (Bloom, Who Should We Then Read? 2, pg. 64-65) ; 181 pages View more info

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The Home Has a Heart

By: Bjorn, Thyra Ferre

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1968

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 24618


Text is clean. Cover shows light wear. Dust jacket is bright, bottom half of spine of DJ missing. ; (Bloom, Who Should We Then Read? 2, pg. 64-65) ; Book Club Edition; 8.10 X 5.40 X 0.90 inches View more info

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Dear Papa

By: Bjorn, Thyra Ferre

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart & Winston: 1963

Seller ID: 24836


Text is clean. Previous owner name on front free endpaper. Cover shows light wear. Dust jacket is chipped at corners and ends of spine, rear panel soiled. Second printing. ; (Bloom, Who Should We Then Read? 2, pg. 64-65) [Adamson, American Historial Fiction, 1992 - (1890-1940 Progressive Era, World War I, and the Great Depression) ]; 0.9 x 8.1 x 5.5 Inches; 191 pages View more info

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Pretani

By: Clifton-Wallace, Robert

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lakeport, CA, Pretani: 1996

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 634


#27 in this Limited Signed, Numbered printing. Text is clean. Cover shows light shelfwear, corners sharp, spine bows lightly. Last 2 pages light indented near spine. ; 580 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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To Him That Hath

By: Connor, Ralph

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1921

Seller ID: 19931


Text is clean. Previous owner inscription on front free endpaper. Blue cloth with dark blue lettering. Cover shows normal wear, small tears in base of spine. Front panel of DJ missing, half of DJ spine missing. ; (Bloom, Who Should We Then Read? 2, pg. 109) ; 291 pages View more info

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Commodore Hornblower

By: Forester, C. S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18169


Text is clean. Blue boards with gilt spine lettering. Cover shows obvious wear with bump to bottom edge of front cover, ends of spine bumped. Lettering rubbed off of spine. ; (Bloom, Who Should We Then Read? 2, pg. 135-137) ; 313 pages View more info

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Commodore Hornblower

By: Forester, C. S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 23068


Text is clean. Blue boards with gilt spine lettering. Cover shows obvious wear with bump to bottom edge of front cover, ends of spine bumped. Lettering rubbed off of spine. ; (Bloom, Who Should We Then Read? 2, pg. 135-137) ; 313 pages View more info

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Lord Hornblower

By: Forester, C. S.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1946

Seller ID: 26441


Text is clean. Blue tweedlike boards with black cover illustration and blue spine lettering. Cover shows some wear, some scuff marks to cover. Dust jacket shows obvious wear, scuffing and a hole to front panel and spine of DJ. Spotting to front free endpaper. Previous owner name to front free endpaper. ; (Bloom, Who Should We Then Read 2, pg. 135-137); 322 pages View more info

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Lord Hornblower

By: Forester, C. S.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown & Company: 1946

Seller ID: 31176


Text is clean. Blue tweedlike boards with black cover illustration and blue spine lettering. Cover shows limited wear. Dust jacket shows only minimal wear. Fourteenth printing. ; (Bloom, Who Should We Then Read 2, pg. 135-137) ; 322 pages View more info

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Hornblower and the Hotspur

By: Forester, C. S.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown and Company: 1962

Seller ID: 31178


Text is clean. Green cloth with gilt spine lettering. Cover shows normal wear, gentle bump to head/base of spine. Dust jacket shows wear, with rubbing along edges of spine and chipping at ends of spine, silver dollar size piece of front panel of DJ missing along bottom edge. DJ is price clipped. Seventh printing. ; (Bloom, Who Should We Then Read 2, pg. 135-137) ; 287 pages View more info

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Roger Despard His Odyssey

By: Gough, Herbert F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage: 1978

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18352


Text is clean. Blue boards with gilt spine lettering. Corners and spine gently bumped. Dust jacket shows some edgewear, small tear to top of front flap, closed tear along top edge of front panel of DJ. Spine of DJ lightly sunned. Signed by author on front free endpaper. ; From dust jacket flap: In the British Colonial Days of America, a young Englishman named Roger Despard is sent to Virginia as an indentured servant to the commanter of Fort Henry, General Abraham Wood. ... View more info

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A New Name

By: Hill, Grace Livingston

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset and Dunlap: 1926

Seller ID: 21402


Text is clean. Blue boards with black lettering. Cover shows light wear. Dust jacket shows light wear for age, still bright and colorful, small chip missing from upper right corner of front panel of DJ. ; 1.2 x 7.4 x 5.1 Inches View more info

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Merchant Of Valor

By: Kelland, Clarence Budington

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishing: 1947

Seller ID: 27935


Text is clean. Cover shows light wear. Dust jacket shows minor rubbing at spine ends. Rear panel of DJ stape stained. ; 8.10 X 5.80 X 1.10 inches View more info

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Merchant Of Valor

By: Kelland, Clarence Budington

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishing: 1947

Seller ID: 27936


Text is clean. Cover shows normal wear. Corners bumped, light soiling to cloth. ; 8.10 X 5.80 X 1.10 inches View more info

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Joseph In Egypt - 2 Volumes In Slipcase

By: Mann, Thomas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1938

Seller ID: 29554


Text is clean. Cover to both volumes show only light wear. Slip case shows some wear with rubbing along edges. The back edge of slipcase beginning to separate as base. Sixth printing. ; 8.50 X 5.90 X 2.80 inches View more info

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Unto a Good Land, A Novel

By: Moberg, Vilhelm

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1954

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 26024


Text is clean. Cover and dust jacket shows lightwear, minor chipping at corners and spine ends. ; Book Club Edition; 7.87 X 5.35 X 1.42 inches View more info

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Battles at Thrush Green

By: Read, Miss; & Goodall, John S. (Illustrator)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 24902


Text is clean. Cover shows light wear, bump to spine. Dust jacket shows light wear, minor soiling to rear panel. States First American Edition with full number line including '1'; (Bloom, Who Should We Then Read? 2, pp. 236-238) ; B&W Illustrations; 8 X 5.30 X 1 inches View more info

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Celebrations at Thrush Green

By: Read, Miss; Goodall, John S.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1993

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 20791


Text is clean. Cover and dust jacket show limited wear. States First American Edition with full number line containing '1'. ; (Bloom, Who Should We Then Read? 2, pp. 236-238) ; Thrush Green Series; Vol. 11; 0.9 x 8.3 x 5.9 Inches; 151 pages View more info

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The Mask Of Apollo

By: Renault, Mary

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 19907


Text is clean. Maroon cloth shows light wear, tinge of sunning to edges. Dust jacket shows only minor edgewear. States First American Edition. ; 371 pages View more info