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In Dubious Battle, Steinbeck, John
161 In Dubious Battle
Steinbeck, John
New York Modern Library 1939 Later printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 115 in original unclipped dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean red cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying, fading or wear. Binding is tight, with very slight lean. Hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges, clean Kent style endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 343 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (1.65 on front inside flap), very shallow edge chipping (under 1/16"), enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025574

Price: 18.00 USD
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The Grapes of Wrath, Steinbeck, John
162 The Grapes of Wrath
Steinbeck, John
New York Modern Library 1941 Early printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 148 in unclipped dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. Very slight soiling. No fraying or wear-through to cloth. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper text block edges. Clean Kent style endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Complete and Unabridged. 619 pages. Dust jacket is clean, with slight edge wear, a few tiny closed edge tears, not price clipped (1.65 on front inside flap). 383 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025293

Price: 28.00 USD
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Eminent Victorians, Strachey, Lytton
163 Eminent Victorians
Strachey, Lytton
New York Modern Library 1954 Second Modern Library Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Modern Library No. 212 in very clean original dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8; Toledano dust jacket "i". Very clean moss green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper text block edges. Clean bright Kent style endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 342 pages. Clean dust jacket is unfaded, not price clipped (1.95 on front inside flap), two very short closed edge tears. 393 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025268

Price: 15.00 USD
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Miss Julie and Other Plays, Strindberg, August
164 Miss Julie and Other Plays
Strindberg, August
New York Modern Library 1919 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Black faux leather flexible boards with "BL"/Modern Library logo in gold on cover, gold lettering on spine. Toledano binding no. 2. Slightest hint of surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean Brodzky endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 167 pp. 019677

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Lives of The Twelve Caesars, Suetonius
165 The Lives of The Twelve Caesars
Suetonius
New York Modern Library 1940 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Modern Library No. 188 in clean original unclipped jacket. Toledano binding No. 8. Green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges. Clean Kent-style endpapers; no previous owner markings. Complete and Unabridged. An unexpurgated English version, edited and with notes and introduction by Joseph Gavorse. 361 pages. 362 titles listed on verso of jacket. Clean jacket is not price clipped (1.25 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022350

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Life of Michelangelo, Symonds, John Addington
166 The Life of Michelangelo
Symonds, John Addington
New York Modern Library 1963 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 49 in clean bright illustrated dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 11. Dust jacket design by E. McKnight Kauffer. Very clean green cloth boards with blind-stamped hexagon logo on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean Kent style endpapers. Small previous owner name at top edge of title page. 544 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (2.45 on front inside flap), unchipped, tiny closed edge tear at top spine edge, hint of very light rubbing, slight fading to spine background. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024268

Price: 18.00 USD
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The Poems and Plays of Alfred Lord Tennyson, Tennyson, Alfred Lord
167 The Poems and Plays of Alfred Lord Tennyson
Tennyson, Alfred Lord
New York Modern Library 1945 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library Giant No. G42 in clean dust jacket. Toledano binding no. G5. Clean red cloth boards with black oval torchbearer logo on cover and spine, black title box on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges. Clean blank endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 1133 pages with index. Clean dust jacket has slight edge wear, small chips at base of spine, short closed edge tears. 365 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024565

Price: 22.00 USD
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Henry Esmond, Thackeray, W. M.
168 Henry Esmond
Thackeray, W. M.
New York Modern Library Modern Library Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean gray cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Topstained page edges. Small previous owner signature on back of front free endpaper. 615 pgs. Clean dustjacket with price intact has a few very tiny chips at top and bottom of spine only, fading to spine color (lettering is still bright and clear). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 12 Mo. Literature. 008250

Price: 12.00 USD
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Henry Esmond, Thackeray, William M.
169 Henry Esmond
Thackeray, William M.
New York Modern Library 1950 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 80 in dustjacket. Clean gray cloth boards with green title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. Toledano binding no. 8. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean Kent style endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 615 pp. Introduction by Gordon N. Ray. Clean dustjacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has small edge chips and a few short closed edge tears. 365 titles listed on verso of jacket. 020062

Price: 15.00 USD
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Vanity Fair, Thackeray, William Makepeace
170 Vanity Fair
Thackeray, William Makepeace
New York Modern Library 1941 Second Modern Library Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 131 in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean blue cloth boards with red title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fading, tiny spot of wearat top rear board edge (pinhead size). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with red top-stained upper page edges. 784 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (1.25 on front inside flap), very slight edge wear, small clear piece of tape reinforcement at base of spine. 334 titles listed on verso of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023379

Price: 18.00 USD
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Complete Poems of Francis Thompson, Thompson, Francis
171 Complete Poems of Francis Thompson
Thompson, Francis
New York Modern LIbrary 1940 Later Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 038.2 in clean dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean sage green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges. Clean Kent style endpapers. Neatly penned previous owner inscription on back side of front free endpaper. 358 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, has a couple of very short closed edge tears; price clip to upper corner of front inside flap. 372 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024754

Price: 20.00 USD
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Barchester Towers and The Warden, Trollope, Anthony
172 Barchester Towers and The Warden
Trollope, Anthony
New York Modern Library 1963 Later printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 41 in original jacket. Toledano binding no. 11. Clean red cloth boards with blind-stamped hexagon logo on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, small Random House remainde mark on bottom page edges. Clean Kent endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Introduction by Harlan Hatcher. 746 pp. Clean jacket is price clipped, has tiny chips at top spine edge, a few very short closed edge tears, hint of rubbing. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020927

Price: 10.00 USD
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Fathers and Sons, Turgenev, Ivan
173 Fathers and Sons
Turgenev, Ivan
New York Modern Library 1941 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 21 in clean dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean gray cloth boards with green title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean Kent style endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Translated by Constance Garnett. Introduction by Herbert J. Muller. 243 pages. Clean jacket has a few tiny edge nicks, small price clip. 370 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023750

Price: 14.00 USD
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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, Twain, Mark
174 A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
Twain, Mark
New York Modern Library 1967 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 162 in clean dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 13, dust jacket "l" (small L). Clean dark blue cloth boards with blind stamped "ml" logo on cover, bright silver lettering and modern torchbearer symbol on spine. No fading, fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean Fujita style endpapers. Very small previous owner name neatly penned in upper corner on back side of front free endpaper. 450 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, one very small closed edge tear, small corner price clip at top of front inside flap. Blank on inverse of dust jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025303

Price: 20.00 USD
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Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects, Vasari (Linscott, Robert N., Editor)
175 Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects
Vasari (Linscott, Robert N., Editor)
New York Modern Library 1967 Later printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 190 in dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 13. Clean black cloth boards with blind-stamped "ml" on cover, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean Fujita endpapers (small remnant of paper price ticket at upper corner of front free endpaper). No names, writing or bookplates. 436 pages. Dust jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, a few short closed edge tears, one small rub on front panel from sticker removal. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023051

Price: 18.00 USD
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Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects, Vasari, Giorgio
176 Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects
Vasari, Giorgio
New York Modern Library 1959 First Modern Library Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 190, stated "First Modern Library Edition, 1959" in clean dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean Kent style endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Abridged from the translation by Gaston DuC. DeVere. Edited, with an Introduction, by Robert N. Linscott. 435 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap. 388 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023621

Price: 30.00 USD
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Virgil's Works - The Aeneid - Eclogues - Georgics, Virgil
177 Virgil's Works - The Aeneid - Eclogues - Georgics
Virgil
New York Modern Library 1963 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 075.3 (McDermott intro) in clean dust jacket.  . Toledano binding no. 11. Green cloth boards with blind-stamped hexagon logo on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. Very slight fading to front fore edge. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Kent style endpapers, with previous owner name and date on front fixed endpaper. No other marks, no underlining. 352 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, price clipped, has 1-1/3" closed tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023959

Price: 10.00 USD
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178 Fortitude
Walpole, Hugh
New York Modern Library 1930 Stated First Modern Library Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Modern Library 178.1. "First Modern Library Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean red balloon cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. Toledano binding no. 5. Slight fading/discoloration to spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean Kent style endpapers with no names, writing or marks. Introduction by the author. 484 pp. 020361

Price: 10.00 USD
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Selected Stories of Eudora Welty, Welty, Eudora
179 Selected Stories of Eudora Welty
Welty, Eudora
New York Modern Library 1954 early printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 290 in original unclipped jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges. Clean Kent style endpapers. Very small previous owner name at top corner of back side of front end paper, and at corner of half-title page. With an Introduction by Katherine Anne Porter. 214 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (1.95 on front inside flap), unchipped, with hint of very light soiling. 405 titles listed on verso of dust jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023266

Price: 22.00 USD
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The Age of Innocence, Wharton, Edith
180 The Age of Innocence
Wharton, Edith
New York Modern Library 1948 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 229 in original unclipped dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges, clean Kent style endpapers. Faint previous owner name on half-title page and at bottom margin on last page. 365 pages. Clean illustrated dust jacket is bright, not price clipped (1.65 on front inside flap), very slight edge wear. 380 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025565

Price: 15.00 USD
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