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GREEK GENIUS AND OTHER ESSAYS

By: Chapman, John Jay

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Moffat, Yard & Company: 1915

Seller ID: 23235

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Cover has wear, especially along spine. Gilt upper closed edge. Clean text, strong binding. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Tracking on every package. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 318 pages View more info

THE HERITAGE OF THE COMMONWEALTH AND OTHER PAPERS

By: Converse, Rob Roy McGregor

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company: 1916

Seller ID: 32809

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Navy cloth covers worn and rubbed. Age toning to end pages. Lighter age toning to text pages. Age toning with some tears and chips to closed deckled fore edges. Apparently unread because many pages are uncut at the fore edges. Mild gutter cracks, but binding is sound. Text clean of highlighting, underlining or other pen/pencil marks. Due to size and/or weight of the book I can only ship it domestic mail. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Tracking on every package. View more info

Shadow & Act

By: Ellison, Ralph

Price: $12.95

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: 27011

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Ex-library with usual stamps, bookplate on front pastedown, remains of due date slip on front end page, and remains of library sticker on spine tail. Wear, rubbing, and a couple of spots of light damp staining to green cloth covers. Foxing on end pages. Spine slant, but binding sound. Text clean of highlighting, underlining or other pen/pencil marks. Binding sound. Text clean of highlighting, underlining or other pen/pencil marks. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Tr... View more info

Manners

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus: 1896

Seller ID: 10427

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Wear, rubbing and soil to covers, white boards with silver printing and decoration, frontis of Emerson, some foxing inside and closed edges, binding tight. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Tracking on every package. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 35 pages View more info

Let's Do Away with August A Collection of the Best of Nearly Twenty Years' Down to Earth Columns

By: Hinton, Elmer

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Impact: 1970

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31608

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


C- Wear and foxing to green cloth covers. Wear to DJ with some creasing, and chips/tears at corners, along edges and at spine ends. Foxing on closed edges and end pages. Inscriptoin signed by Author on half title page. Binding sound. Text clean of highlighting, underlining or other pen/pencil marks. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Tracking on every package. ; Signed by Author View more info

Let's Do Away with August A Collection of the Best of Nearly Twenty Years' Down to Earth Columns

By: Hinton, Elmer

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Impact: 1970

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31609

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


C- Wear and foxing to green cloth covers. Wear to DJ with some creasing, and chips/tears at corners, along edges and at spine ends. Foxing on closed edges and end pages. Signed by Author on front end page, with another inscription. Binding sound. Text clean of highlighting, underlining or other pen/pencil marks. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Tracking on every package. ; Signed by Author View more info

The Ghosts and Other Lectures

By: Ingersoll, Robert. G.

Price: $28.95

Publisher: C. P. Farrell, Publisher: 1878

Seller ID: 32995

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Brown cloth covers heavily worn and rubbed with loss at spine ends, chips, fraying, and boards visible at corners. Hinge paper cracked. Tear in spine tail corner of front end page. Inscription and a newspaper clipping glued in front matter. Marks in the margins and some underlining. Age toning throughout. Binding sound. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Tracking on every package. ; Ingersoll's Lectures: The Ghosts; Liberty of Man, Woman & Child; Centennial Oration; a... View more info

MACAULAY'S COMPLETE WORKS, VOL VI, CRITICAL, HISTORICAL, AND MISCELLANEOUS ESSAYS AND POEMS

By: Macaulay, Thomas Babington

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Estes and Lauriat, Publishers: N.D.

Seller ID: 25843

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Volume VI ONLY. The cover has heavy stains, a closed tear, some small digs, and moderate edgewear but the stamped design is intact. Heavily soiled closed edge. Mildly age-toned text is free of pen/pencil marks, underlining and highlighting. Black and white illustrations. Sound binding. Due to size and/or weight of the book, I can only ship domestic mail. A Little Store that's Big on Service. Free Delivery Confirmation on every package. View more info

To Teach The Senators Wisdom, or, an Oxford Guide-Book

By: Masterman, J.C.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1952

Seller ID: 32987

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Navy cloth covers moderately worn and rubbed with bumping along the edges. Illustrated front end pages, but not in the back. Binding sound. Text clean of highlighting, underlining or other pen/pencil marks. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Tracking on every package. ; 10 X 7 X 2 inches View more info

THE ETHICS OF THE DUST

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Donohue, Henneberry & co: 1902

Seller ID: 27866

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Not dated, c1900. Wear and rubbing to cloth covers. Lovely silver embellishment on front cover and spine. Small chip in cloth of front joint. Heavy age toning. Some cracking of hinge paper. Binding sound. Text clean of highlighting, underlining or other pen/pencil marks. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Tracking on every package. ; 5.90 X 4.20 X 1 inches; 246 pages View more info

Just Talks on Common Themes

By: Staples, Arthur G.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: J. Scudney Publishing Co.: 1920

Seller ID: 33054

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Wear, rubbing, and damp staining to covers. There is a tear at the spine head, and what looks like gnawing along the fore edge of the back cover. Age toning, some foxing, and damp staining throughout. Damp staining does not reach into the text. Binding sound. Text clean of highlighting, underlining or other pen/pencil marks. Due to size and/or weight of the book I can only ship it domestic mail. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Tracking on every package. View more info

Virginibus Puerisque And Other Papers

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Current Literature Publishing Co.: 1906

Seller ID: 23303

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


The cover has some edgewear and slight sunning to spine. Slithly soiled upper closed edge. Clean text and strong binding. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Tracking on every package. ; Medallion Edition. ; frontispiece; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 256 pages View more info

HI-HO SILVER, ANYWAY

By: Stokes, Bill

Price: $12.95

Publisher: The Milwaukee Journal: 1975

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30129

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Wear and rubbing to covers. Binding sound. Text clean of highlighting, underlining or other pen/pencil marks. Signed and inscribed by Author on front end page to Warren P. Knowles, Governor of Wisconsin from 1965-1971. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Free Delivery Confirmation on every package. ; 9.10 X 5.90 X 0.70 inches; Signed by Author View more info

PLEASURES AND PALACES

By: Warner, Frances and Gertrude

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3091

Condition: Good


Binding strong. Text clean and complete. Good reading copy. Minor edge and shelf wear. Light crimping to spine head and tail. Small bump to front cover corner. Spine and cover edges mildly sunned. Endsheets lightly tanned. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Tracking on every package. ; 177 pages; 37815 View more info

A PLATFORM FOR LIFE,

By: Wilkins, Ernest Hatch

Price: $38.95

Publisher: The Oberlin printing company: 1933

Seller ID: 33060

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Wear and rubbing to cloth covers. DJ heavily worn and rubbed with many chips and tears, especially at corners, along edges and at spine ends. Age toning throughout. Binding sound. Text clean of highlighting, underlining or other pen/pencil marks. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Tracking on every package. ; 118 pages View more info