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Complete Poems of Francis Thompson, Thompson, Francis
141 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

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Barchester Towers and The Warden, Trollope, Anthony
142 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

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Barchester Towers and The Warden, Trollope, Anthony
143 Barchester Towers and The Warden
Trollope, Anthony
New York Modern Library 1949 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 41. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. Toledano spine no. 8. Hint of very light surface wear at bottom spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean black top-stained page edges. Clean Kent illustrated endpapers; No names writing or bookplates. 746 pgs. Illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped (1.45 on front inside flap), has tiny chip to rear spine edge, a few tiny closed edge tears and slight wear at top spine edge, bright and clean with tiny spot of faint soiling to "R" in "Warden". 370 Modern Library titles listed on verso of dustjacket. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 12mo. Modern Library. 017449

Price: 25.00 USD
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Fathers and Sons, Turgenev, Ivan
144 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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Fathers and Sons, Turgenev, Ivan S.
145 Fathers and Sons
Turgenev, Ivan S.
New York Modern Library 1961 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First printing (stated) of Modern Library's fourth edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Newly ranslated from Russian by Bernard Guilbert Guerney. With the Author's Comments on His Book and a Foreword by the Translator. Modern Library No. 21. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with burgundy title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean Kent style endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Pages and edges are clean, with rose red top-stained upper page edges. 282 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (1.95 on front inside flap), unchipped, a few tiny closed eddge tears and slightest hint of surface rubbing. 405 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026346

Price: 14.00 USD
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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, Twain, Mark
146 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

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Ancient Man: The Beginning of Civilizations, Van Loon, Hendrik Willem
147 Ancient Man: The Beginning of Civilizations
Van Loon, Hendrik Willem
New York Modern Library (Boni & Liveright) 1922 First Hardcover Near Fine No Dust jacket 
Stated First Impression Modern Library - brown faux leather flexible boards with gold Modern Library/BL logo on cover, gold lettering on spine. Very clean. Slight surface wear to spine edges, no wear-through. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Very clean illustrated endpapers (Brodzky)/ No names, writing or marks. Pages are clean and bright, with clean text block edges. Black and white illustrations. 208 pages. 027974

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Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects, Vasari (Linscott, Robert N., Editor)
148 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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Virgil's Works - The Aeneid - Eclogues - Georgics, Virgil
149 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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150 Fortitude
Walpole, Hugh
New York Modern Library 1930 First 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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Tono-Bungay, Wells, H. G.
151 Tono-Bungay
Wells, H. G.
New York Modern Library 1963 Second edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 197, second edition, in dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 11. Clean green cloth boards with blind-stamped hexagon logo on cover, gold lettering and torch bearer on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with Kent endpapers (clean except for ink-stamped "H" in circle on front free endpaper. 400 pages. Clean dust jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has 1" chip missing at top edge of spine. Slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027065

Price: 10.00 USD
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Selected Stories of Eudora Welty, Welty, Eudora
152 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 Poems and Fairy Tales of Oscar Wilde (Complete in One Volume), Wilde, Oscar
153 The Poems and Fairy Tales of Oscar Wilde (Complete in One Volume)
Wilde, Oscar
New York Modern Library 1941 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 84 in original unclipped dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean gray cloth boards with purple 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 (slight yellowing), with red top-stained upper text block page edges. Clean Kent style endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 214 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (95 cents a copy on front inside flap), has some edge chipping at top rear panel edge, a few tiny holes. 274 Modern Library titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025848

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