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 [email protected] 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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The Hobbit, Or There and Back Again

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Very Good in facsimile jacket. First printing, indicated by bowing hobbit on title page. Includes 4 full-color original illustrations by Tolkien. Foxing on first pages, only occasionally throughout text. Binding tight. Tan cloth covers show minimal wear/soiling and are protected by mylar. Full refund if not satisfied. The facsimile dust jacket is fine.


Those of My Blood (Advance Reading Copy) used book

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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: 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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Socialism and Christianity used book

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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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Book: Fair

 

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The Dance It's Place in Art and Life (Signed) used book

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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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Of Mice and Men (Facsimile in Slip Case) used book

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Edition: Facsimile Reprint of First Editi Binding: Hardcover Publisher: First Edition Library Date published: 1965

Description: Fine in Fine jacket. This is an exact facsimile copy of the original first edition. It was produced by First Edition Library for its subscribers. Both jacket and book are exactly like the original first edition except the copyright page contains a mention that it is a facsimile. This copy has the second state dust jacket offered by FEL with the FEL logo on the lower portion of the right hand flap. This copy even contains the little bullet between the two 8s of 88 on page 88, an error that was ... Read More

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Book: Fine/Like New

 

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The Mountain People used book

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Edition: First Edition (stated) Binding: Cloth Publisher: Simon & Schuster Date published: 1972 ISBN-13: 9780671213206 ISBN: 0671213202

Description: Very Good + Inscription as gift in ink on first front end paper. Corners sharp. Tops of covers are a bit faded. A nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. Read More

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Binding: Leatherette Publisher: Modern Library

Description: Near Fine. Toledano 4. Owners name neatly written on first front end paper. Read More

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