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Image for ...<b>  The Works of Henrik Ibsen: One Volume Edition</b><br>

... The Works of Henrik Ibsen: One Volume Edition

By: Ibsen, Henrik

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Roslyn, New York:, Blacks' Reader Service,, [No Date: circa 1930]<br>


Beige leatherette binding with spine decoration, titles in gilt, top edge gilt. Decorated endpapers. Red silk ribbon marker. 595 pp. in double-column format. No Flaws or Blemishes but small ink spot and bump on front; Still Gift Quality. Henrik Johan Ibsen was a major 19th-century Norwegian playwright, theatre director, and poet. He is often referred to as "the father of realism" and is one of the founders of Modernism in theatre. View more info

Image for ...<b> Moliere Comedies </b><br>

... Moliere Comedies

By: Translation of Donald M. Frame

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA:, The Franklin Library,, 1985<br>


Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, known by his stage name Molière was a French playwright and actor who is considered to be one of the greatest masters of comedy in Western literature. This edition contains: The School for Husbands; The School for Wives; The Misanthrope; The Imaginary Invalid; The Would-Be Gentleman; The Miser; and Taruffe or, The Impostor. He wrote in the 17th century.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Leatherette. View more info

Image for ...<b> Sailing Around the World 1895-1898 </b><br>

... Sailing Around the World 1895-1898

By: Slocum, Captain Joseph

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York:, Westvaco Corporation,, 1969.<br>

Edition: First Edition – First Printing. Thus<br>


Joshua Slocum was the first person to sail single-handed around the world. Unlike today's solo around the world sailors Slocum was not a yachtsman, but had been variously skipper and owner-skipper of large sailing trading ships that plied the oceans of the world. His voyages included many across the Atlantic Ocean and several to the Pacific, including trading ventures to China, Japan and the Pacific Islands.Book appears new with slight retail wear. Slip case shows ... View more info

Image for ...<b> The Confessions of Saint Augustine </b><br>

... The Confessions of Saint Augustine

By: Translation of Edward Bouverie Pusey

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA:, The Franklin Library,, 1982.<br>


Confessions is the name of an autobiographical work, consisting of 13 books, by St. Augustine of Hippo, written in Latin between AD 397 and 400. Modern English translations of it are sometimes published under the title The Confessions of St. Augustine in order to distinguish the book from other books with similar titlesThe work outlines St. Augustine's sinful youth and his conversion to Christianity. It is widely seen as the first Western autobiography ever written... View more info

Image for ...<b>Ah, Wilderness!</b>

...Ah, Wilderness!

By: O'Neill, Eugene; Introduction by Walter Kerr.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Avon, Connecticut:, Heritage Press,, 1972.


Book is unread, no flaws but some Small chips to front edge, some age spotting to front board. Slipcase has minimal handling wear. Includes the Sandglass collector notes. View more info

Image for ...<b>Barchester Towers</b>

...Barchester Towers

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York:, The Heritage Press,, 1958.


A near fine copy in a slip case with only a hint of wear. Includes Sandglass notes. View more info

Image for ...<b>Camille La Dame Aux Camellis</b>

...Camille La Dame Aux Camellis

By: Dumas, Alexandre Dumas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norwalk Connecticut:, Heritage Press,, 1955.


Blue boards and spine are covered with a blue patterned cloth; on the spine is a burgundy-red panel stamped with the title in gold leaf; Paper for this book, was made by the Chillicothe Paper Co.Book is fine, unopened unread no flaws but gentle sun-fading to spine; slip case is cream colored intact with some age spotting to extremities.Includes the Sandglass brochure. View more info

Image for ...<b>Candide or Optimism.</b>

...Candide or Optimism.

By: VOLAIRE

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut:, Heritage Press,, [no date c 1950].


Giftable. Book is unread without flaw, slipcase has minimal handling. Sandglass collector notes included. Translation: Richard Aldington, Introduction: Paul Morland. View more info

Image for ...<b>Green Mansions.</b>

...Green Mansions.

By: HUDSON, W.H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut:, Heritage Press,, 1972.


Light green decorated cloth-backed paper-covered boards, light green paper-covered slipcase; Bindings square and tight. Foxing to slipcase and edges of textblock. Includes Sunglass Notes. W. H. Hudson was an author, naturalist, and ornithologist. Hudson's best known novel is Green Mansions (1904).Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest is an exotic romance traveler to the Guyana jungle of southeastern Venezuela and his encounter with a forest dwelling g... View more info

Image for ...<b>Green Mansions.</b><br>

...Green Mansions.

By: Hudson, W.H.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Mount Vernon:, Peter Pauper Press,, N.D. c1940.<br>


William Henry Hudson (1841 - 1922) was an author, naturalist, and ornithologist. Hudson's best known novel is Green Mansions (1904).Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest is an exotic romance of a traveler to the Guyana jungle of southeastern Venezuela and his encounter with a forest dwelling girl named Rima. Light green decorated cloth-backed paper-covered boards, printed paper spine label, light green paper-covered slipcase; full page lithograph... View more info

Image for ...<b>Tales of the South Pacific  </b><br>

...Tales of the South Pacific

By: Michener, James A.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Pennsylvania:, Franklin Library,, 1985<br>

Edition: Limited Edition.


Limited Edition of an unspecified number. Unopened, Tight and clean. Hint of shelf handling. Still, Gift Quality. Pulitzer Prize–winning masterpiece (19480 that inspired a Broadway classic and launched the career of James A. Michener, one of America’s most beloved storytellers.Full page color paintings and lime ribbon place marker; plush forest green leather cover with stamped genuine gold leaf decorations and lettering; luminous lime grosgrain endpapers; clea... View more info

Image for ...<b>The Italian Novelists. Now First Translated Into English. Choicely Illustrated By E. R. Hughes. in Seven Volumes [Complete]</b>

...The Italian Novelists. Now First Translated Into English. Choicely Illustrated By E. R. Hughes. in Seven Volumes [Complete]

By: Waters, W. G. (Trans.).

Price: $395.00

Publisher: London:, Privately Printed for Members of the Society of Bibliophiles,, 1901

Edition: Copy 'H' of 26 lettered copies, the St. Mark's Edition, printed on Japanese Vellum paper.


Original red half morocco and marbled boards, Spines titles/decorated in gilt, All edges gilt. ---- Includes "The Facetious Nights of Straporola" and "The Pecorone of Ser Giovanni". I: 'The Facetious Nights of Straporola' xii, 402 pages. II: 'The Facetious Nights of Straporola' (376 pages. III: 'The Facetious Nights of Straparola' 404 pages. IV: 'The Facetious Nights of Straparola' 318 pages. V: 'The Pecorone of Ser Giovanni' xi, 278 pages. VI: 'The Pecorone of... View more info

Image for ...<b>Twice-Told Tales.</b>

...Twice-Told Tales.

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut:, Heritage Press,, 1966.


Book is unread no flaws but for a hint of dampstain textblock near spine. Slipcase has light handling wear with a trace of damp-stain on top/bottom spine. Includes Sandglass collector notes. View more info

Image for ...<b>Two Plays for Puritans [The Devil's Disciple & Casar and Cleopatra]</b>

...Two Plays for Puritans [The Devil's Disciple & Casar and Cleopatra]

By: Shaw, George Bernard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York:, The Heritage Press,, 1966.


No flaws to unread book but a gift inscription in a Slipcase with minimal handling wear. Sandglass notes laid-in. View more info

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The Christmas Alphabet
[Pop-up Book]

By: Sabuda, Robert

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York:, Orchard Books,, 1994.

Edition: First Edition - Second Printing.


Robert Sabuda is a leading children's pop-up book artist and paper engineer. His books, have been well received and critically acclaimed. Twenty-six intricate paper fold-outs, in pastel cards mounted in a red hardcover binding, Minimal handling, most "letters" have never been opened. Still Giftable. This TRUE First Edition - Second Printing predates the limited edition of 1996 and later Scholastic printing. Each letter of the alphabet has its o... View more info