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Vol. 3 only. 6.5 x 4", half leather; marbled boards, 464pp, covers quite rubbed, extremities bumped and quite worn, spine rubbed with some abrasions, front inner hinge cracking, old Glasgow bookseller label inside front cover (William Campbell), ink "One Penny per Night" written above label, contents toned, stained and used with finger soiling. Vol. IX of The Parlour Novelist Series. Volume 3 of 3 only. FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH, preceding the English edition, that has the title changed to ...
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Illus. by S.L. Fides; engraved frontis portrait, 8.5 x 5.25", full gilt-ruled polished leather with an elaborately gilt-dec spine SIGNED BINDING BY BAYNTUN RIVIERE; aeg, 190pp + ads, covers rubbed, outer hinges starting, hinges loose, bookplate of former owner on front fly, otherwise a nice copy of the FIRST EDITION with all points listed in Smith/Heritage bibliography.
8 vols. 8.75 x 5.5", full tree calf, vp, heavily worn set: vol. 1 missing front cover, spine and pp up to p24; other volumes well worn with extremities chipping, hinges loose, pp toned and spotted; volume 3 with some staining and wrinkling to bottom edges of pages. A well-worn set of the FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. SWAF.
Publisher: Workman Publishing Co. : NY
Date published: (2007)
Description: Illus. by Sandra Boynton, oblong 8.25 x 10.25", glossy pict boards, 65pp, minor rubbing, hinges loose else a nice copy, with the CD (not tested). FIRST PRINTING, INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY SANDRA BOYNTON. Read More
Publisher: Publ. by Author: Auburn, NY
Date published: 1881
Description: Portraits, 7.25 x 5", gilt-lettered black cloth, 304pp, covers heavily rubbed, extremities bumped, chipped and fraying, spine a little cocked, hinges loose, inner hinges cracking, pp toned, ink inscription from former owner. FIRST EDITION. Read More
Publisher: The Seabury Press: Greenwich, CT
Date published: 1963
Description: 8.25 x 5.5", two-tone boards, 60pp, covers a bit toned, spine ends bumped, in an edge-worn and edge-torn dustjacket. Early US edition (with the author's name as "N.W. Clerk" on title page, though not on the dustjacket. ) Read More
Publisher: J.B. Lippincott: Philadelphia
Date published: 1896
Description: Illus.; maps, 9.25 x 6", half-leather rebacked in leatherette with portions of original spine laid down, 690pp with index, covers rubbed, original leather abraded, leather corners bumped and chipped, new endpapers, contents toned but still good. FIRST EDITION. Read More
Publisher: Harper & Bros. : NY
Date published: 1884
Description: Frontis portraits, 9 x 6", gilt-lettered green cloth; teg, 594pp + errata slip; 691pp with index, covers rubbed and darkened, extremities bumped and torn, hinges loose, ink names of former owner inside front cover of Vol. 1 and on bottom edges of textblock, inner hinges cracked, pp toned, foredge of Vol. 1 with some waterstaining. A rather well worn but usable set. Read More
Publisher: J.B. Lippincott & Co. : Philadelphia
Date published: 1881
Description: Portraits, 8.5 x 5.5", gilt-lettered brown cloth, 322pp with index, covers rubbed and stained, extremities bumped and fraying, EX-LIBRARY with usual markings, pp toned and a bit loose. Read More
Publisher: D. Appleton & Co. : NY
Date published: 1866
Description: "With a Portrait and Maps", 8.25 x 5.75", cloth, 470pp + ads, covers very worn and soiled, rebacked with original spine cover laid down, extremities bumped and fraying, new endpapers, pp worn, toned, finger soiled and stained in lower margin (at rear of book). SWAF. Read More