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Old Saint Paul's: A Tale Of The Plague And The Fire Everyman's Library [Turnbull & Spears, 1908]

By: Ainsworth W. Harrison & William E. A. Axon (Intro. )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton: 1911

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 32362

Condition: Very Good-


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 476 pages; Everyman's Library. 1st Everyman imprint of this title with no indication of subsequent printings. Printer's notice for Temple Press at rear. Soundly bound in original trade binding of ribbed red cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Mild crimping and light rubbing to cloth at spine ends with mild fray to cloth at crown. Red cloth is lightly sun faded at spine but with gilt still bright. Binding a little shaken. Prior owner... View more info

Mansfield Park Everyman's Library [Printed by Richard Clay & Sons, 1906]

By: Austen, Jane and R. Brimley Johnson (Intro)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton: 1906

Edition: First Edition Thus; Second Printing

Seller ID: 32334

Condition: Very Good-


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 494 pages; Everyman's Library. April 1906 printing, 2 months after the intial Everyman imprint of this title. Printer's notice for Richard Clay & Sons at front and rear. Soundly bound in original trade binding of red cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Prior owner name and 1910 purchase date penned to pictorial front pastedown. Mild crimping and trace rubbing to cloth at spine ends. Mild sunning to cloth at spine. Nicer than usually... View more info

Emma; Everyman's Library [Printed by Richard Clay & Sons, 1908]

By: Austen, Jane and R. Brimley Johnson (Intro)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton: 1908

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 32336

Condition: Very Good-


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 503 pages; Everyman's Library. February 1908 printing, 3rd printing following the intial 1906 Everyman imprint of this title. Printer's notice for Richard Clay & Sons at front and rear. Soundly bound in original trade binding of red cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Mild crimping and light rubbing to cloth at spine ends. Red cloth is lightly sun faded at spine but with gilt still bright. Binding a little shaken. Prior owner name a... View more info

Northanger Abbey And Persusaion Everyman's Library [Printed by Richard Clay & Sons, 1906]

By: Austen, Jane and R. Brimley Johnson (Intro)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton: 1906

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 32365

Condition: Very Good-


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 506 pages; Everyman's Library. 1st Everyman imprint of this title with no indication of subsequent printings. Printer's notice for Richard Clay & Sons at front and rear. Two shorter novels bound together with separate pagination. Viii, 245, 261 pp. Soundly bound in original trade binding of ribbed red cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Trace crimping and light rubbing to cloth at spine ends. Red cloth is uniformly bright. Binding a... View more info

About Catherine de Medici Everyman's Library [1910]

By: Balzac. Honore De & Clara Bell (Trans) & George Saintsbury (Intro)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton: 1910

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 32363

Condition: Very Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 350 pages; Everyman's Library. 1st Everyman imprint of this title with no indication of subsequent printings. Printer's notice for Temple Press at rear. Soundly bound in original trade binding of ribbed red cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Trace crimping and rubbing to cloth at spine ends. Red cloth is lightly sun faded at spine but with gilt still bright. Binding a little shaken. Prior owner name and 1910 purchase date penned ne... View more info

The Zincali - an Account of the Gypsies of Spain; Everymans Library No. 697

By: Borrow, George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Co. & E. P. Dutton: 1914

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 35505

Condition: Very Good-


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 251 pages; Everymans Library No. 697. 1st Everyman edition with no date given on the copyright page. Soundly bound and clean in original green cloth with decorative ornamental title design brightly in gilt to spine. Mild shelf wear to cloth at edges. Trace fading to cloth at spine. Prior owner name in neat manuscript to front endpage. Sound and neat. VG- View more info

Villette; Everyman's Library [1909]

By: Bronte, Charlotte and May Sinclair (Intro)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton: 1909

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 32356

Condition: Very Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 645 pages; Everyman's Library. 1st Everyman imprint of this title with no indication of subsequent printings. Printer's notice for Temple Press at rear. Soundly bound in original trade binding of ribbed red cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Mild crimping and light rubbing to cloth at spine ends. Red cloth is lightly sun faded at spine but with gilt still bright. Binding a little shaken. Prior owner name and 1910 purchase date penn... View more info

The Professor; Everyman's Library [Turnbull and Spears, 1909]

By: Bronte, Charlotte and May Sinclair (Intro)

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton: 1909

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 32358

Condition: Very Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 292 pages; Everyman's Library. 1st Everyman imprint of this title with no indication of subsequent printings. Printer's notice for Turnbull and Spears at rear. Soundly bound in original trade binding of ribbed red cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Trace crimping and light rubbing to cloth at spine ends. Red cloth is lightly sun faded at spine but with gilt still bright. Binding a little shaken. Prior owner name and 1910 purchase ... View more info

The Pilgrim's Progress from this World to that Which is to Come; [The Temple Classics]

By: Bunyan, John & Israel Gollancz (Ed. )

Price: $37.50

Publisher: London, J M Dent & Co; the Aldine House: 1898

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 30431

Condition: Very Good+


frontis and decorative title page; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 381 pages; Issued as one in the Dent published series of The Temple Classics. This is the 1st issue of this title under the Temple Classics imprint; 1898 date on title page, with no subsequent printings indicated. Snugly bound in flexible, pebbled blue cloth with owl crest insignia stamped in blind to cover and decorative title panel brightly in gilt to the spine. Presaging the Everyman's Library and Modern L... View more info

Essays & Lectures on Shakespeare & Some other Old Poets & Dramatists Everyman's Library [Printed by Turnbull & Spears, 1907]

By: Coleridge, Samuel Taylor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton: 1907

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 32351

Condition: Very Good-


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 479 pages; Everyman's Library. March 1906 printing, 2nd after the intial 1905 Everyman imprint of this title. Printer's notice for Richard Clay & Sons at front and rear. Soundly bound in original trade binding of red cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Mild crimping and light rubbing to cloth at spine ends. Brick red cloth is universally bright across all surfaces. Binding a little shaken. Prior owner name and 1907 purchase date pe... View more info

Two Years Before the Mast, and Twenty-Four Years After Everyman's Library [1912]

By: Dana, Richard Henry & J. E. Patterson (Intro)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton: 1912

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 32337

Condition: Very Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 503 pages; Everyman's Library. 1st Everyman's edition and printing; no additional printings indicated. Temple Press colophon. Soundly bound and clean in original trade binding of ribbed red cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Mild crimping and light rubbing to cloth at spine ends. Binding a little shaken. Prior owner name and 1912 purchase date penned neatly to pictorial front pastedown. 1st printing of the Everyman edition. [Seymou... View more info

A Virgin Heart

By: De Gourmont, Remy and Aldous Huxley (translation)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1927

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 17138

Condition: Very Good


16mo 6" - 7" tall; 236 pages; 1927 Modern Library. 1st ML edition. In publisher's flexible green cloth with title lettering in gilt to spine and ML logo gilt to cover. Sound clean copy; no marks. Top stain just a little dulled; mild curl to the flexible cloth cover board. Light bumping and rubbing to sips. VG View more info

The Life, Adventures and Piracies of the Famous Captain Singleton (Everyman's Library

By: Defoe, Daniel

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, J. M. Dent & Company & E P Dutton: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35343

Condition: Very Good-


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 316 pages; Everyman's Library. HC 1st EL edition. Snugly bound in original ribbed red cloth with decorative title design to spine in gilt. Soundly bound and clean with light toning to cloth at edges. Mild shelf evidence to cloth at board edges. Uncommon in the 1st edition. VG- View more info

Selected Poems of Emily Dickinson Modern Library, 25.4

By: Dickinson, Emily

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24371

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 231 pages; 1st Modern Library edition. Square and snug in original dust jacket with $1.25 price intact to unclipped front flap. Jacket surfaces lightly toned; a few small pin head sized holes to the front panel from silverfish predation. Larger patches of loss to the rear panel of the jacket along the lower edge and a 2 inch area adjacent to the spine edge. Scattered throught the text are occasional pencil check marks at the head of certain ... View more info

Castle Rackrent & The Absentee Everyman's Library [Richard Clay & Sons, 1910]

By: Edgeworth, Maria & Brander Matthews (Intro)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton: 1910

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 32364

Condition: Very Good-


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 346 pages; Everyman's Library. 1st Everyman imprint of this title with no indication of subsequent printings. Printer's notice for Richard Clay & Sons at rear. Soundly bound in original trade binding of ribbed red cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Trace crimping and rubbing to cloth at spine ends with a mild shelf tap to the base of the spine. Red cloth is lightly sun faded at spine but with gilt still bright. Binding a little sha... View more info

Great Detective Stories of the World

By: French, Joseph Lewis (Ed. ) ; Poe; Dicken; Collins; Blazac; Et. Al.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Albert & Charles Boni: 1929

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 35161

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1139 pages; 1st edition thus. Divided into 3 parts with separate pagination. 317; 426; 396 pp. Stout volume soundly bound in original title lettere dust jacket. Brown cloth with horizontal ruling anf title lettering blocked in silver to spine. Dust jacket lightly shelf rubbed with small chips and short tears at edges; mild patter of several drop discolorations to the jacket's front panel. Publisher's orange top stain uniform and still generally... View more info

Cranford, A Tale Everyman's Library [Turnbull & Spears, 1908]

By: Gaskell, Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton: 1908

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 32361

Condition: Very Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 255 pages; Everyman's Library. March 1908 printing, 3rd Everyman's printing following the intial 1906 Everyman imprint of this title. Printer's notice for Turnbull & Spears at front. Soundly bound in original trade binding of ribbed red cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Mild crimping and light rubbing to cloth at spine ends. Cloth a little sun faded at spine but with gilt still bright. Prior owner name and 1910 purchase date penn... View more info

The Mayor of Casterbridge (Modern Library)

By: Hardy, Thomas

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Boni & Liveright: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23966

Condition: Very Good


16mo 6" - 7" tall; 318 pages; 1st Modern Library edition. Snugly bound in original flexible pebbled green cloth. Toledano binding type 1, with Catalog 2 of only 18 titles on the verso of the half-title page. Marbled endpages. Mild stress rubbing to cloth at spine ends and trivial bumping to corners. Expected mild toning to page stock. Light storage tap top edge of the page block has imparted a superficial, tiny corner crease to about 15 pages mid-book. A solid a... View more info

Three Famous Murder Novels (Modern Library Giant, G66.1) : Before the Fact / Trent's Last Case / The House of the Arrow

By: Iles, Francis & E. C. Bentley & A. E. W. Mason & Bennett Cerf

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32765

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Jacket art; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 660 pages; 1st Modern Library edition, stated. Handsome copy is snugly bound and very neat in a crisp edged and bright pictorial dust jacket from a design by Galdone. Just trace fading to jacket at spine and a whisper of shelf evidence to jacket edges. Well preserved copy of this harder to find Modern Library Giant in 1st edition dust jacketed examples. NF/VG++ View more info

Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent; Everyman's Library [1908]

By: Irving, Washington & Ernest Rhys (intro.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton: 1908

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 32360

Condition: Very Good-


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 368 pages; Everyman's Library. June 1908 printing, 2nd Everyman's printing following the intial 1906 Everyman imprint of this title. Printer's notice for Temple Printers at rear. Soundly bound in original trade binding of ribbed rust brown cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Mild crimping and light rubbing to cloth at spine ends. Cloth a little sun faded at spine but with gilt still bright. Binding a little shaken. Prior owner name ... View more info