Old Scrolls Book Shop  Used, Rare and out of print book store
American Express PayPal Mastercard Visa Discover
IOBA

Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
Quick Search

Title
Author
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
Advanced Search
 
Give a Gift Certificate to your favorite reader
Checkout a Gift Card

Is it hard to buy a gift for that someone special? Then purchase a Gift Certificate?

 
Browse By Category
Adventure/Travel
Africa
Agriculture
American Civil War
Americana
Animals
Anthropology
Antiques
Archaeology
Architecture
Art
Aviation
Biography
Birds
Black History
Books into Film
Books on Books/publishing
cats
Children's
Cocktails / liquor
Cookbooks
Crafts
Decorated American Trade Binding
Dogs
Essays
Fish/Fishing
gardening/horticulture
Great Britain
History
Holidays
Horology
horses
Humor
Local/Regional Interest
Middle East
Modern Library Editions
Music
Mystery/Crime
Nature
nautical
New England
New York
Novels of Distinction
Old dust jackets
Paranormal/Mysticism
Philosophy
Plays
Poetry
Political
Religion
Science Fiction
ships/sailing/shipwrecks
Short Stories/Anthologies
SIGNED Editions
Space Exploration
true crime
War/Military
Westerns

View Other Categories
 
 
 
 

Search

Click on Title to view full description

 
Red of the Dawn - A Story of A Minister and His Wife, Adam, Cecile Belle
1 Red of the Dawn - A Story of A Minister and His Wife
Adam, Cecile Belle
New York Daniel Ryerson, Inc. 1937 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in original dust jacket. Immaculate clean and bright red cloth boards with crisp stamped black lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slight browning). Signed by author on front free endpaper: "Greetings - Cecile Belle Adam". 320 pages. Clean dust jacket (design by W. G. Adam 1937) has very slight edge wear, a few short closed edge tears,one small v-shaped chip at top edge of rear panel. Nice photo of author on front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Religious novel of two young idealists who go out from college with the hope of bettering a materialistic world. First the World War separates the newlyweds. Then follows a series of disappointments, doubts and disillusionments. An "inside view" of parsonage life in a young minister's family. 025416

Price: 65.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
La Belle Nivernaise and Other Stories, Duadet, Alphonse
2 La Belle Nivernaise and Other Stories
Duadet, Alphonse
T. Y. Crowell & Co. 1895 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
221 pgs. VG Wood-grained hardbound cover decorated with green oak leaves, green cloth spine with gold lettering. Clean, binding tight & square. A little wear at corners. No names or writing inside. Frontis portrait of author with tissue guard. Pages bright and clean, lovely black & white drawings throughout. 4" x 6". Literature. 002953

Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Rhoda of Briar Rose Hill, Gray, Belle
3 Rhoda of Briar Rose Hill
Gray, Belle
New York Barse & Company 1929 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition. Clean purple silk cloth boards with small clean paste-on color illustration (unworn), stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Very slight fading to spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Previous owner name and address neatly penned on front free endpaper. Illustrated by Charles L. Wrenn. 316 pages. 026299

Price: 22.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Esselstynes, Hill, Grace Livingston
4 The Esselstynes
Hill, Grace Livingston
St. Louis, MO A. L. Munce Publishing 1978 First softcover Fine 
Limited Edition, this one is No. 3659 out of 5000. Very clean softcover brown book with oval illustration on cover. No chipping, fading or creasing. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Black & white woodcut illustrations. Recognizing the young Grace's talents as a writer, her Aunt Belle took the 12-year old girl's book first manuscript and had just one book printed. This one-of-a-kind book has been reprinted from the original. 018494

Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Smiling Rebel, Kane, Harnett T.
5 The Smiling Rebel
Kane, Harnett T.
Garden City Doubleday 1955 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, SIGNED by the author, in original unclipped jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "For Lucy - A good friend from way back - And who has been more than kind - Best wishes - Harnett T. Kane - Jan. 11, 1956 - New Orleans, LA." 314 pages. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap), slight edge wear, a few short closed edge tears. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel based on the life of Belle Boyd, the most glamorous spy of the Civil War. 021448

Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Belle Out of Order, Livingstone, Belle
6 Belle Out of Order
Livingstone, Belle
London/Melbourne/Toronto Heinemann 1960 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean blue-black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 291 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of Belle Livingstone, queen of the New York "speakeasies" in the days of Prohibition. 010129

Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
7 Death & Strudel
Rosen, Dorothy & Sidney
Chicago Academy Chicago Publishers 2000 0-89733-478-7 / 9780897334785 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
272 pgs. Fine in Fine DJ Review copy with review slip laid in. AS NEW condition. Dark green cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No names or writing inside. Crisp, tight copy. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. 003863

Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 



oldscrolls.com images and book descriptions are for www.oldscrolls.com only. Images and book descriptions cannot be used on other websites.  If you need an image for a blog or any other reason,  please email [email protected] to ask permission to use copyrighted information with credit to photographer and owners of the website.  All images and book descriptions are protected by copyright law.



Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2019. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie