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My Left Foot

By: Brown, Christy

Price: $42.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1955

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6001


Xiii + 178 pp. Illustrated with photo plates. Brown paper dust jacket with red spine and lettering. Spine is sunned, some chips at upper back, bit of rubbing at spin tips, front flap price clipped. Book covers are clean and bright, interior front endpaper has original review slip pasted down, pages are browned but otherwise clean and crisp. Nice copy . Stated 1st printing. The "odd" one in a famly of 22 children in Ireland, Christy Brown wanted to be normal but h... View more info

Return from Siberia A Japanese life in war and peace, 1925-2015

By: Eiji, Oguma; Noble, David (trans.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Tokyo, International House of Japan: 2018

Seller ID: 9233


xviii, 320pp + 2 unnumbered pages. Notes on translation, photographs, appendix. Book has blue and yellow paper hardcover with white text on covers and spine. Dust jacket is blue and yellow with white text. Text is clear and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 340 pages View more info

Blasting and Bombardiering The autobiography of (1914-1926) of Wyndham Lewis

By: Lewis, Wyndham

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9125


KB 10. 312pp + 10 unnumbered pages. Frontis, illustrations, index. Book has orange cloth hardcover with black text on spine. Dust jacket is beige with black text on front cover with spine, yellow and black design on front cover. Mylar cover on dust jacket. Dust jacket has wear. Bumping on head and tail, minor wear on covers and spine, wear on corners. Writing in pen on front flyleaf. Text is clear and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 324 pages View more info

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Happenings in a Happy Life An Autobiography

By: Perry, James Black

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Kingston, Printed for the Author At the Jackson Press: 1925

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

Seller ID: 6871


125 pp. Limited edition, book is #15 out of 100. Scarce work. Green cloth boards. Book is in good contiion. Some marks/stains on covers. Faint wear along edges. Interior is in good condition, clean with no marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter III Cumae

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen: 1886

Seller ID: 5711


+ (2) 37 pages (69-106) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, back inside cover shows faint copy of last page, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 37 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter IV Fontainebleau

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen: 1886

Seller ID: 5712


+ (2) 37 pages (107-144) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, back inside cover shows faint copy of last page, pages uncut, clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 37 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter V the Simplon

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen: 1886

Seller ID: 5713


+ (2) 39 pages (145-184) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 39 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter VI the Campo Santo

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen: 1886

Seller ID: 5714


+ (2) 37 pages (185-222) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, extra 1/4 page added, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 37 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter VII MacUgnaga

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen: 1886

Seller ID: 5715


+ (2) 39 pages (223-262) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 39 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter IX the Feasts of the Vandals

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen: 1886

Seller ID: 5716


+ (2) 39 pages (295-334) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 39 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter X Crossmount

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen: 1887

Seller ID: 5717


+ (4) 37 pages (335-372) contains plate, cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, back inside cover shows faint copy of last page, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 37 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter XI L'Hotel Du Mont Blanc

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen: 1887

Seller ID: 5718


+ (2) 47 pages (373-420) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers, back inside cover shows faint copy of last page, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 47 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter XII Otterburn

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen: 1887

Seller ID: 5719


+ (2) 21 pages +(8) (421-442) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, spine, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, last page shows slight foxing otherwise pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 21 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume III Chapter II Mont Velan

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen: 1888

Seller ID: 5720


+ (2) 45 pages (47-92) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, spine, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, front cover has slight discolouration around edges, back inside cover has faint copy of last page, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 45 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume III Chapter III L'Esterelle

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen: 1889

Seller ID: 5721


+ (2) 29 pages (93-122) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers, back cover, spine and outer edge of book are discoloured, back inside cover has faint copy of last page, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 29 pages View more info

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Arkhipelag Gulag, Gulag Archipelago. 1918-1956. 2 Volume Set Books I-II and III-IV

By: Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Paris, YMCA Press: 1973-1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9252


606 and 657 pp. In Russian. Two volume set. First vol. is grey and white with red softcovers, 2nd vol. is sepia and white with red. Vol. 1 has a short tear at top joint, some browning and staining to back cover and publisher stamp on back, inside front cover has some small stains and remains of cellotape, book is thumbed but otherwise clean. Vol. 2 has rubbing and general light wear to covers, inside first blank owner name and address, interior book block just starting... View more info

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Autobiografia, Cuentos

By: Taracena, Alfonso

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Mexico, Ediciones Botas: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9221


187, [iii] pp. In Spanish. Softcovers in green on cream with black and silver, very stylized, art Deco. Front cover fore-edge is chipped , spine cover has a little wear, back cover top corner is chipped, interior pages never separated, clean and nice. Autobiography and stories by the historian and journalist of the Mexican Revolution. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 187 pages View more info