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Shelley and Son Books (IOBA)

Shelley and Son Books (IOBA)

429 N Main Street, Hendersonville, NC 28792 USA 828-697-2166
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We specialize in books by C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, The Inklings, and Their Friends. Send us an email at shelleyandsonbooks@gmail.com to request a catalog.

Shelley and Son Books believes that virtue and beauty have a close relationship. By reading we gain knowledge. In knowledge we find things that inform our choices and beliefs. Therefore, as booksellers we see that books have an aesthetic value and a heuristic value. Here in our store you will find beautiful books, books known throughout time, and recent important books. We assure our customers books of quality, each carefully graded and shipped with appropriate care. Please take a look at our inventory and let us know if we can assist you in any way. Our specialty is in C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, The Inklings and Their Friends

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Beowulf: the Monsters and the Critics (Sir Israel Gollancz Memorial Lecture)

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Very Good + No Jacket. This is an early reprint of Tolkien's second published work. Read November 25, 1936 for the Sir Israel Gollancz Memorial Lecture. Gray stapled wraps are slightly soiled, fading around the edges. Back cover faintly creased with tiny closed tear in fore edge. No writing in the book-not even an owner's name. Clean, crisp pages. Full refund if not satisfied.


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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Putnam Date published: 1994 ISBN-13: 9780399138782 ISBN: 0399138781

Description: As New in As New jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7�"-9�" tall; As New-no owners name or any other writing in book. Read More

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Edition: First Edition ARC Binding: Softcover Publisher: St. Martin's Press Date published: 1988

Description: Very Good. Size: 8vo-over 7"-9" tall; Type: Advanced Reading Copy (ARC) "Those of my Blood" is the prequel to "Dreamspy. " "Those of my Blood" is quite scarce and this Uncorrected Proof is extremely rare. Read More

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Grove Wiedenfeld Date published: 1990 ISBN-13: 9780802110503 ISBN: 0802110509

Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7"-9" tall; Beautiful condition book and jacket. A book of biblical studies. Bloom is a prominent literary critic and a MacArthur Prize Fellow. Full refund if not satisfied. Read More

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Edition: Limited/Numbered Binding: Hardcover Publisher: G Orioli Date published: 1931

Description: Very Good. Size: 8vo-over 7"-9" tall; First edition and limited to 750 copies of which this is 477. Red covered boards. Corners rounded with wear through. Spine has chips and tears. Largest chip is half inch by 3/4 inch. Spine also somewhat darkened. Spine has black label with title (not original. ) Photo frontispiece. Full refund if not satisfied. Read More

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Edition: First Modern Library edition Binding: Leatherette Publisher: Modern Library Date published: 1922

Description: Near Fine. No Jacket. Size: 16mo-over 5"-6" tall; Binding very tight and no writing in book. Toledano 2. Gilt on front is nice but on spine lightly faded. Nice copy in brown leatherette. Full refund if not satisfied. Read More

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Brentano's Date published: 1910

Description: Good. No Jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7"-9" tall; Grant was a leader for reform at the beginning of the twentieth century. Chapter titles are "Socialism and Christianity "-"What the working-men want"-" Physical deterioration among the poor"-"Divorce and the Family"-"How to Help the Negro"-"Are the Rich Responsible for New York's Vice and Crime"-"Children's Street Games"-"Working Men and the Church". Uncut foreedge and gilt top edge. Minor damage to book but binding is tight. Read More

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Harper & Brothers Date published: 1905

Description: Fair to Good. Size: 8vo-over 7"-9" tall; Great color illustrations by Howard Pyle. Covers have lots of wear and cracked hinge at title page. Read More

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Laurence J Gomme Date published: 1916

Description: Near Fine. No Jacket. Size: 12mo-over 6"-7" tall; Binding tight. No writing in book. Label inside front cover says "This book is now published by Mitchell Kennerley. " Uncut foreedge and uncut bottom edge. Gilt lettering on spine is slightly reduced in brilliance. Nice book. Read More

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Tudor Date published: 1935

Description: Very Good. Size: 8vo-over 7"-9" tall; Signed by Both Authors INSCRIBED by both authors to Wayland W Williams and dated 1937 Falls Village. Bookplate inside front cover. Indexed. Photographic illustrations throughout. Full refund if not satisfied. Read More

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