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

 
The Clue of the Runaway Blonde; The Clue of the Hungry Horse, Gardner, Erle Stanley
1 The Clue of the Runaway Blonde; The Clue of the Hungry Horse
Gardner, Erle Stanley
New York Walter J. Black (for Detective Book Club) 1947 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Detective Book Club edition in original dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Contains two complete mysteries by erle Stanley Gardner. 238 pages. Clean dust jacket has small corner chips, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 028068

Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Hard Alee - Cruising Foreign, Gardner, G. Peabody
2 Hard Alee - Cruising Foreign
Gardner, G. Peabody
Salem, Massachusetts Peabody Museum 1977 0875770525 / 9780875770529 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Very clean book in original dust jacket. Beige cloth boards with brown lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers designed by Samuel H. Bryant. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dust jacket has fading to top edges and spine, no chips or tears, very small scrape (smaller than a pea) to spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An indefatigable sightseer and sailor, Peabody leads the reader through marketplaces and monasteries, temples and taverns, freely sharing his fund of classical Greek history,m literature, and mythology and his keen eye for colorful detail. Back aboard the boat, a refreshing swim, leisurely cocktails, and a memorable meal preface an exhilarating sail to the next glimpse of life and history in Grecian islands. 024963

Price: 22.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Freddy's Book, Gardner, John
3 Freddy's Book
Gardner, John
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1980 0-394-50920-X / 9780394509204 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Very clean beige cloth boards with metallic stamped author's initials on corner of front board, metallic lettering on spine. Hint of light foxing to spine. Sharp corners, very light bumping at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 246 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, small price clip to upper corner of front inside flap. 016340

Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Freddy's Book, Gardner, John
4 Freddy's Book
Gardner, John
New York Random House Inc 1980 039450920X / 9780394509204 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean original jacket. Clean light beige cloth boards with author's initials stamped in metallic lettering on upper corner of front board, unchipped metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 246 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018233

Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
In the Suicide Mountains, Gardner, John
5 In the Suicide Mountains
Gardner, John
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1977 0394418808 / 9780394418803 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Joe Servello, Illustrator 
Collectible quality stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean blue boards with blind-stamped decoration, clean white cloth spine with gold lettering. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Joe Servello. 159 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, a few very short closed edge tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover 024056

Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Stillness and Shadows, Gardner, John
6 Stillness and Shadows
Gardner, John
New York Knopf 1986 0394544021 / 9780394544021 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition (stated) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean dark blue cloth boards with light blue metallic lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Edited and with an Introduction by Nicholas Delbanco. 422 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, one tiny closed edge tear, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024309

Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The King's Indian: Stories and Tales, Gardner, John
7 The King's Indian: Stories and Tales
Gardner, John
New York Knopf 1974 0-394-49221-8 / 9780394492216 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket Herbert L. Fink, Illustrator 
Very clean ivory boards with white-on-white illustration of knights passing by on horseback., silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Illustrated endpapers. P/O inscription on front fly leaf, no other marks. Pages are clean and bright, binding is tight & square. Clean dustjacket is price clipped, has small corner chip, two closed edge tears (1"), tiny bit of wear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 006402

Price: 8.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Life and Times of Chaucer, Gardner, John
8 The Life and Times of Chaucer
Gardner, John
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1977 0394493176 / 9780394493176 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Unfaded brown cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. Blue top-stained upper page edges. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 328 pages + 10 page index. Clean jacket has one very short closed edge tear, is not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 028247

Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Salvation Run, Gardner, Mary
9 Salvation Run
Gardner, Mary
Jackson, MI University Press of Mississippi 2005 1578067162 / 9781578067169 First Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean yellow endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 260 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, unclipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel of small-town Minnesota where bikers, Lutherans, and gay couples struggle for sanity and security in a Midwestern meltdown. 018244

Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
A Treasury of Great Mysteries (Two Volumes Complete), Haycroft, Howard and John Beecroft (Editors)
10 A Treasury of Great Mysteries (Two Volumes Complete)
Haycroft, Howard and John Beecroft (Editors)
Garden City, New York Nelson Doubleday, Inc. 1957 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Two volumes complete, in original unclipped dust jackets. Clean gray boards with purple lettering on spine. Bindings are tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 576 pages and 576 pages. Clean dust jackets are not price clipped, have very slight edge wear, fading to some of the lettering on spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A treasure trove of mystery stories by such greats as: Raymond Chandler, Daphne du Maurier, Carter Dickson, Ngaio Marsh, Rex Stout, Erle tanley Gardner, Agatha Christie, and many, many more. 028361

Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Elegant Silvers: Striking Plants for Every Garden, Jo Ann Gardner; Karen Bussolini
11 Elegant Silvers: Striking Plants for Every Garden
Jo Ann Gardner; Karen Bussolini
Portland, Oregon Timber Press, Inc. 2005 0881927031 / 9780881927030 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean, fine first edition in clean unchipped dust jacket. Black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean moss green endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with color photographs by Karen Bussolini. 311 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Silver plants bring a luminous beauty to the landscape. Their distinctive colors, textures and silhouettes enrich garden design, their ability to withdstand extremes of heat, cold, drought, wind and sometimes shade make them indispensable for gardeners. Here is your in-depth guide to adding a dash of quicksilver to your garden. 027179

Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Mostly Murder, Smith, Sir Sydney
12 Mostly Murder
Smith, Sir Sydney
New York David McKay 1959 First Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First U.S. Edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white plates. With a Foreword by Erle Stanley Gardner. 318 pages with index. Clean dust jacket has a few short closed edge tears, small price clip to front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Attention is gripped and held from the first page of this remarkable autobiography by one of the greatest authorities on forensic medicine in Great Britain and the World. 028201

Price: 35.00 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©2020. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie