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Very Good. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" 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.
Very Good. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" 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.
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Dial Press
Date published: 1975
Description: Fine in Near Fine jacket. A beautiful book on 600 years of the worlds most beautiful timepieces. Introduction by Arnold Toymbee. The book is in great condition, the jacket has minor abrasion at the spine hinge, the slip case is in very good condition. Full refund if not satisfied. Read More
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Richard A. Badger
Date published: 1912
Description: Near Very Good. On the verge of World War One comes this poem...a plea for peace. Light blue cloth with dark blue lettering. No writing in book. Binding tight. This book is from the library of Louise Brooks of Montgomery, Alabama. Full refund if not satisfied. Read More
Edition: Second Edition
Publisher: Little, Brown
Date published: 1868
Description: Very Good + Size: 8.5" x 5.5"; Full leather. Red slip on spine with gilt lettering of title. 365 pages. Indexed. Binding tight. No writing-not even an owners name. The is something printed on the bottom of the spine but a small piece of black tape covers it. Read More
Binding: Full Leather
Publisher: Wells and Lilly
Date published: 1826
Description: Very Good. Size: 8.5" x 5"; Volumes 1, 4, 5, 6. "re-printed from the last London edition. " Each volume has a red slip that says "Burke's Works" and a black slip that gives the volume number. Full refund if not satisfied. Read More
Publisher: Dodd, Mead
Date published: 1883
Description: Near Very Good. Size: 8" x 5"; Introduction by Richard Grant White. Uncut fore edge and bottom edge. Paper label on spine. Spine and bottom of front cover are dirty. Owners name on 2nd front end paper. Read More