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Seven Famous Greek Plays, Miscellaneous
101 Seven Famous Greek Plays
Miscellaneous
New York Modern Library 1963 Later Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 158 in original unclipped dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 10. Clean, unfaded red cloth boards with blind-stamped hexagon logo on cover, bright gold lettering and torchbearer on 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. Edited, with Introductions, by Whitney J. Oates and Eugene O'Neill, Jr. 446 pages with glossary. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (1.95 on front inside flap), has a few tiny closed edge tears, slight wrinkle at top front edge, slight fading to blue background portion of spine. "Which of these outstanding books..." listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023591

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Six Modern American Plays, miscellaneous
102 Six Modern American Plays
miscellaneous
New York Modern Library 1948 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 276 in dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean red 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, black top-stained upper page edges. No previous owner markings. Introduction by Allan G. Halline. 419 pages. Dustjacket is unchipped, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, 383 titles listed on verso of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022777

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The Greek Poets, Miscellaneous
103 The Greek Poets
Miscellaneous
New York Modern Library 1953 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Modern Library Edition (stated) in original dust jacket. Modern Library No. 203. Toledano binding no. 8. Gray cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. Very slight soiling. No fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges. Kent style endpapers. Small previous owner bookplate in top corner of front pastedown. Edited, with an Introduction by Moses Hadas. 426 pages. Dust jacket is price clipped, has moderate edge chipping, light soiling. 362 titles listed on inverse of dust jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023576

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104 A Comprehensive Anthology of American Poetry
Miscellaneous (Compiled by Conrad Aiken)
New York Modern Library 1944 Later printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 101in unclipped dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean rust colored cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean Kent-style endpapers. Previous owner names (2) at top edge of half-title page. A few text pages have marginal notes and underlining. Edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges. 490 pages with index. Dust jacket is not price clipped (1.25 on front inside flap), has some shallow edge chipping (1/4" max) and slight age-toning. 360 titles listed on inside of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023409

Price: 10.00 USD
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Plays By Moliere, Moliere
105 Plays By Moliere
Moliere
New York Modern Library 1940 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 78 in original unclipped jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean red cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges. Clean Kent-style endpapers, with attractive bookplate on front fixed endpaper. Introduction by Waldo Frank. 364 pages. Clean jacket is not price clipped (1.25 on front inside flap), a few tiny edge nicks, one short curved closed edge tear. 334 titles listed on verso of jacket. 022128

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Confessions of a Young Man, Moore, George
106 Confessions of a Young Man
Moore, George
New York Modern Library / Boni & Liveright 1920 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Jacket 
Modern Library No. 016. Toledano binding no. 2. Dark green flexible faux leather boards with gold Modern Library/Boni & Liveright logo on cover, unchipped gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Clean Brodsky endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 227 pp. Introduction by Floyd Dell. 019253

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Human Being, Morley, Christopher
107 Human Being
Morley, Christopher
New York Modern Library 1940 First Hardcover Good+ no dust jacket 
Stated First Modern Library Edition, 1940. Toledano binding no. 8. Modern Library No. 74. Red cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. Very light dust soiling to edges, sunning to red background on spine. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges, clean Kent style endpapers. 350 pages. 025733

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Parnassus on Wheels, Morley, Christopher
108 Parnassus on Wheels
Morley, Christopher
New York Modern Library 1931 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean dark brown flexible cloth boards with gold torch-runner logo on cover, gold lettering on spine. Tiny bit of wear to cloth at top of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean "Kent" illustrated endpapers with neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 190 pgs. Toledano spine No. 6 12mo. Modern Library. 013744

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Appointment in Samarra, O'Hara, John
109 Appointment in Samarra
O'Hara, John
New York Modern Library 1953 Early printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 42 in clean bright jacket. Toledano no. 8. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with burgundy 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. Tiny previous owner name ink-stamped on half-title page. 301 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, very slight edge wear. 388 titles on verso of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023047

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Nine Plays by Eugene O'Neill, O'Neill, Eugene
110 Nine Plays by Eugene O'Neill
O'Neill, Eugene
New York Modern Library 1963 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. G55 in clean unclipped dust jacket. Toledano binding no. G6. Clean blue cloth boards with gold hexagonal logo on cover, gold lettering on spine with yellow torchrunner. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. 867 pages. Clean jacket with sticker price of 3.95 on front inside flap, slight edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023114

Price: 8.00 USD
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Nine Plays By Eugene O'Neill, O'Neill, Eugene
111 Nine Plays By Eugene O'Neill
O'Neill, Eugene
New York Modern Library 1932 Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library Giant No. G55 in dust jacket. Toledano binding no. Clean gray cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on spine, oval torch runner symbol on cover and spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking, no fraying. Pages are clean. Small previous owner label near bottom of title page (return address label). Dust jacket has price-clipped corner on front inside flap, small edge chips and short closed tears. 316 titles listed on verso of jacket. 867 pgs. Plays include: Strange Interlude; Mourning Becomes Electra; The Emperor Jones; Desire Under the Elms; The Hairy Ape; All God's Chillus Got Wings; The Great God Brown; Marco Millions; Lazarus Laughed. Clean dustjacket is price clipped, has very small edge chips and short closed edge tears. 316 titles listed on reverse side of dustjacket. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 015111

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Nine Plays by Eugene O'Neill, O'Neill, Eugene
112 Nine Plays by Eugene O'Neill
O'Neill, Eugene
New York Modern Library 1954 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library Giant No. G55 in original dust jacket. Toledano binding no. G5. Clean gray cloth boards with green oval torchrunner logo on cover and spine, green title box with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with green tinted top page edges. Clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 867 pages. Clean jacket has very slight edge wear, one short closed edge tear. 377 titles listed on verso of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023215

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The Long Voyage Home, O'Neill, Eugene
113 The Long Voyage Home
O'Neill, Eugene
New York Modern Library 1952 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 111 in unclipped jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. 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 green top-stained upper page edges. Clean Kent style endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 217 pages. Gray jacket with decorative rope border on front panel. Jacket is not price clipped (1.65 on front inside flap), has 3" closed tear, additional tiny edge chips. 379 titles listed on verso of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023081

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114 The Collected Stories of Dorothy Parker
Parker, Dorothy
New York Modern Library 1942 Later printing Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Blue cloth boards with red title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. Light soiling, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Toledano binding no. 8. Kent style endpapers. Previous owner name ink-stamped on front free endpaper and on title page. 362 pp. 019965

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The Art of Whistler, Pennell, Elizabeth Robins with Hoseph Pennell
115 The Art of Whistler
Pennell, Elizabeth Robins with Hoseph Pennell
New York Modern Library 1928 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Stated First Modern Library Edition. Modern Library No. 150.1. Toledano binding no. 4. Dark green/black faux leather flexible boards with gold torchrunner logo on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. Slight surface wear to bottom spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean Bernhard endpapers. No previous owner markings. With thirty-two reproductions in the aqua-tone process. Introduction by the author. 201 pages. 022354

Price: 25.00 USD
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Samuel Pepys' Diary, Pepys, Samuel
116 Samuel Pepys' Diary
Pepys, Samuel
New York Modern Library 1929 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine fair Jacket 
Modern Library No. 103. Toledano binding no. 5. Clean red flexible cloth boards with gold torchrunner logo on cover, gold lettering and grapevine logo on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with red top-stained upper page edges. Clean Kent style endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Edited and with an Introduction by Richard Le Gallienne. 330 pages. Tattered jacket is not price clipped (95 cents a copy on front inside flap), separated at front spine edge, closed tears and missing pieces from spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021879

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Pepys, Samuel
117 The Diary of Samuel Pepys
Pepys, Samuel
New York Modern Library 1967 Later Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 103, published in 1967-70, in clean dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 12. Clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean; faint "H" stamped on front free endpaper. Kent style endpapers are otherwise clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Selected, with an Introduction, by Richard Le Gallienne. 332 pages. Clean dust jacket is price clipped on front inside flap, no chips, a few very sort closed edge tears, vertical crease on front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026142

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Selected Poetry & Prose of Edgar Allan Poe, Poe, Edgar Allan
118 Selected Poetry & Prose of Edgar Allan Poe
Poe, Edgar Allan
New York Modern Library 1951 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 82 in dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Very clean moss green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying 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. Previous owner name in pen on back side of half-title page. Edited, with an Introduction, by T. O. Mabbott. 428 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has a few short closed edge tears, light surface rubbing to front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026343

Price: 14.00 USD
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Flowering Judas, Porter, Katherine Anne
119 Flowering Judas
Porter, Katherine Anne
New York Modern Library 1953 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 284. Clean gray cloth boards with burgundy title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean red top-stained page edges. Clean bright Kent style endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 285 pgs. Toledano spine no. 8. Clean illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped (1.95) has closed edge tears up to 1", shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges, slight corner wear. 388 titles listed on verso of dustjacket. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 12mo. Modern Library. 014864

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Pale Horse, Pale Rider, Porter, Katherine Anne
120 Pale Horse, Pale Rider
Porter, Katherine Anne
New York Modern Library 1949 First Hardcover Very Good+ Fair to Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 45 in unclipped jacket. Stated First Modern Library Edition. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean red cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (faint small stain on text block fore edge), with black top-stained upper page edges. Clean Kent style endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 264 pages. Dust jacket has general soiling and age-toning, is not price clipped (1.25 on front inside flap), several short closed edge tears. 344 titles listed on verso of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023083

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