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The Other Man Conversations with Graham Greene

By: Allain, Marie-Francoise & Graham Greene

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head Ltd: 1900

Seller ID: 6820


Uncorrected Proof Copy. 190 pp. Graham Greene biographical notes at rear. Yellow softcover. Book is in good condition. Faint marks on front cover. Top right corner slightly bent as are corresponding pages. Interior is clean with no marks. ; 7.90 X 5.10 X 1 inches; 186 pages View more info

Power Culture and Religion in France, C.1350-C.1550

By: Allmand, Christopher (editor)

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, The Boydell Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5678


+ (14) 163 pages +(7) English and French languages, contains photographs, notes and index, DJ light blue with dark blue lettering and illustration on front, minor wear to head, tail and corners, minor marks and faint colour fading near spine and edges, book dark blue with silver lettering on spine, minor wear to head, tail and corners, signed on endpaper by author Penelope Billings Reed Doob, pages 58-74 show underlining and marks in margins, otherwise pages clear and un... View more info

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Camillo Cavour, Diari, 1833-1856 I, II (2 Volumes - French Edition)

By: Bogge, Alfonso (Ed. )

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Roma, Ministero Per I Beni Culturali Ambientali, Ufficio Centrale Per I Beni Archivistici: 1991

Seller ID: 6698


2 volumes. 807 pp. French text. Scarce work. Original lime green softcovers that have been library bound. Books are ex-library with stamps on title pages and stickers inside rear covers and on base of spines. Books are otherwise in good condition very clean with no non-library marks and only minimal wear.; Pubblicazioni Degli Archivi Di Stato. Commissione Nazionale Per La Pubblicazione Dei Carteggi Del Conte Di Cavour; Ex-Library; X X View more info

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The unfinished hero, and other essays.

By: Bryden, Ronald.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1969

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6654


242 pp. Includes letter to Graham Greene written and signed by author. Teal blue DJ with image of man and skull on front cover. DJ is in good condition, faint wear along edges and slightly faded. Small tear on bottom of rear cover. Light red cloth boards. Book is in good condition, clean with no marks , and only minimal wear. View more info

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Medioevo Saggi E Rassegne

By: Casula, Francesco Cesare (Director)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: ETS Editrice: 1988

Seller ID: 5437


263 pages + (1) Italian language, orange covers with white and black lettering, wear to head, tail, edges and corners, pages clear and unmarked; Vol. 13; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 263 pages View more info

Obstinate Cymric

By: Cowper Powys, John

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Village Press: 1973

Seller ID: 9289


188pp + 4 unnumbered pages. English and Welsh languages, index. Book has white paper softcover with black text on covers and spine, illustration on front cover. Significant marginalia throughout. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages View more info

Image for The Speeches of the Right Honorable John Philpot Curran.  Complete and Correct Edition. Edited, with Memoir and Historical Notices

The Speeches of the Right Honorable John Philpot Curran. Complete and Correct Edition. Edited, with Memoir and Historical Notices

By: Davis, Thomas; Curran, John Philpot

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Dublin, James Duffy: 1845

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 6367


Xliv, 603 pp. Frontis plate of Curran. Green buckram with red and gilt cloth spine label is generally aged, bit grubby but not particularly rubbed, some wear at spine tips. Interior has new endpapers. Original yellow blank at the front is partially glued to the new endpaper and has a large hole, this yellow page is in turn glued to the half title which has been completely glued down to the frontis plate page (which appears to be missing part of its bottom corner) . Front... View more info

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Narrative Modes in Czech Literature

By: Dolezel, Lubomir

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1973

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5649


+ (8) 152 pages +(4) signed by the author, contains tables, diagrams, appendices, bibliography and index, DJ red and white with black and white lettering, price-clipped, wear and tears to head, tail, corners and top edge, minor wear to edges and spine, book black with silver lettering on spine, minor wear to head, tail, edges and corners, half-title page signed with dedication by author, otherwise pages clear and unmarked; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 152 pages; Signed by ... View more info

Journal of the Early Book Society Volume 16 For the Study of Manuscripts and Printing History

By: Driver, Martha W. (Ed. )

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New York, Pace University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 6229


315 pps. Edited volume with 25 articles, brief notes, and reviews by different authors. Articles in English. Green and white soft cover. Water rippling throughout second half of book. Otherwise in good condition, clean with no marks. ; 9 X 5.90 X 0.70 inches; 324 pages View more info

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Lord Acton The Decisive Decade 1864-1874: Essays and Documents

By: Elrath, Damian Mc

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Louvain, Publications Universitaires De Louvain: 1970

Seller ID: 6606


XIX + 275 pp. Index of names and Table of contents at rear. Tan softcover. Book is ex-library with usual interior marks. Sticker on spine and pocket inside rear cover. Book is in fair condition. Wear along edges. Remnants of removed sticker on front cover obscures small part of title and series. Small red marks on front and rear covers. Interior is clean save for library marks ; Bibliotheque De La Revue D'Histoire Ecclesiastique Fascicule 51; Ex-Library View more info

Charles the Bald Court and Kingdom (English, French and German Edition)

By: Gibson, Margaret & Janet L. Nelson (Ed. )

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Oxford, British Archaeological Reports: 1981

Seller ID: 6562


Xii + 400 pp. Index at rear. 14 maps and figures. Edited volume with 21 articles by different contributors. English, German, and French text. Book is ex-library with red cloth library binding. Usual interior marks with pocket inside rear cover. Book is in fair condition, clean with no-non library marks. Some rippling throughout. Mark of removed sticker at base of spine. ; BAR International Series 101; Ex-Library; X X ; 410 pages View more info

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Dear David, Dear Graham A Bibliophilic Correspondence

By: Greene, Graham & David Low

Price: $299.00

Publisher: Oxford, Alembic Press: 1989

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 6706


91 pp. # 17 of limited edition of 250. Only 50 printed with this binding - 1/4 leather with marbled binding. Blue cloth slipcover. 2 tipped in photo plates. Publisher's notification inside front cover. Book is in excellent condition, very clean with no marks or wear. Slipcase also in very good condition. ; X X ; 90 pages View more info

Struggles of Gods Papers of the Groningen Work Group for the Study of History of Religions

By: Kippenberg, Hans G. ; Drijvers, H. J. W. ; Kuiper, Y. (editors)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Mouton Publishers: 1984

Seller ID: 5683


+ (8) 296 pages +(2) contains notes, bibliographies, illustrations, plates and index, white covers with black, light blue and dark blue lettering, very minor wear to head, tail and corners, covers slightly marked, ex-library with usual markings including pocket and removed spine and cover stickers, added errata page in front of book, otherwise pages clear and unmarked ; Religion and Reason; Ex-Library; Vol. 31; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 296 pages View more info

Whispers from the Wings

By: Martin, Alice

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canada, Coach House Press: 2001

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6282


237 pps. Light grey softcover. Signed by author in black pen with note on page 1. Book is in excellent condition, with minimal wear and no interior marks. Faint red mark on top of rear cover. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Graham Greene and the Heart of the Matter An Essay

By: Mesnet, Marie-Beatrice

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, Cresset Press: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6810


Vii + 116 pp. Bibliography at rear. Signed by noted author M. K. Joseph. Green DJ in fair condition. Chipped at top of spine and price clipped inside front. Swirled blue and white cloth boards. Book is in fair condition with spotting/foxing throughout and some wear along edges. ; 8.20 X 5.50 X 1.30 inches View more info

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Graham Greene A Revaluation - New Essays

By: Meyers, Jeffrey (Ed. )

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, MacMillan: 1990

Seller ID: 6644


Xii + 205 pp. Notes and index at rear. Edited volume with 8 English language articles by different contributors. White DJ with photo of Graham Greene on front cover, in excellent condition. Book in fine condition, as new with no marks or wear. Green cloth boards. ; X X ; 224 pages View more info

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Medieval Studies Volume IX

By: N/a

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies: 1947

Seller ID: 6847


304 pp. Tan softcover wraps. Periodical. 14 articles by different contributors. English, French, German, and Latin text. In fair condition, hinges separating. Some wear along edges. Newspaper pasted inside front cover. Book is ex-library with pocket inside rear cover. ; 45; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for The Wyse-Sayins O Solomon The Proverbs, Rendered in Scots

The Wyse-Sayins O Solomon The Proverbs, Rendered in Scots

By: Paterson, T. Whyte

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paisley, Alexander Gardner: 1916

Seller ID: 6971


Xi + 184 pp. Glossary at rear. Brown cloth boards. Book is in good condition. Covers slightly faded, with minor wear along spine. Signed in pencil by previous owner on front fly page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Pursuits & Verdicts With a Preface by Graham Greene

Pursuits & Verdicts With a Preface by Graham Greene

By: Read, Herbert

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, The Tragara Press: 1983

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 6921


24 pp. Limited edition # 12 of 25 printed on a special paper made by Amatruda of Amalfi. White and green softcover wraps. Book is in good condition clean with no marks. Corner very slightly rubbed. ; X X ; 24 pages View more info

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Sides First Limited Edition, Signed

By: Straub, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Cemetery Dance Publications: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7397


310 pp. Gift inscription from the author on the title page to another Canadian writer. Glossy black, white and red dust jacket has just a hint of shelf wear. Author inscription was made in ink and bleeds through to the copyright page, otherwise clean and fresh. Nice copy. ; LP; 7.50 X 5.10 X 1.40 inches; 310 pages; Signed by Author View more info