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Supplemental Nights to the Book of the Thousand nights and a Night with Notes anthropological and Explanatory (Volume III), Burton, Richard F.
41 Supplemental Nights to the Book of the Thousand nights and a Night with Notes anthropological and Explanatory (Volume III)
Burton, Richard F.
The Burton Club for Private Subscribers Only De Luxe Edition (Limited to 250 copies) Half-Leather Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
De Luxe Edition, Limited to 250 copies (this copy is No. 36). Volume III only. Blue cloth boards with brown leather corners and spine with gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Wear-through to corner tips, lighter wear to leather edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean marbled blue endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. Additional illustrations with tissue guards. Pages are clean and bright, no foxing. Deckled page edges. 304 pgs. 6-3/4" x 9-3/4". Literature. 013125

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42 The Perfumed Garden of the Shaykh Nefzawi
Burton, Sir Richard
New York G. P. Putnam's 1964 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First American Edition 1964" stated on copyright page, in clean original unclipped jacket. Clean light beige buckram cloth boards with red decoration and gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slight dust-speckling to deckled page edges). Clean red endpapers, with previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper. 271 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (6.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears, some fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The classic Arabian treatise on physical love, Translated by Sir Richard F. Burton and Edited with an Introduction and Additional Notes by Alan Hull Walton. 018834

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The Way of All Flesh, Butler, Samuel
43 The Way of All Flesh
Butler, Samuel
Garden City Doubleday 1944 Bk Club ed. Cloth Bds Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Andre Durenceau, Illust. 
429 pgs. VG+ in VG+ DJ Clean, unworn maroon cloth boards with gold illustration on cover, gold lettering & illustration on spine. No names or writing inside. Binding is tight & square. Bright clean dustjacket with tiny bit of wear at top and bottom of spine - no tears or chips. A clean, solid copy in a very attractive dustjacket.Literature. 000252

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Way of All Flesh, Butler, Samuel
44 The Way of All Flesh
Butler, Samuel
New York Modern Library 1929 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 13 in unclipped original jacket. Toledano binding no. 5. Clean rust brown balloon cloth boards with bright gold torchbearer logo on cover, bright gold lettering and decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Kent illustrated endpapers, with neatly stamped small previous owner name on front free endpaper. 410 pp. Clean dustjacket (faint water stain to spine edge) is not price clipped (95 cents a copy on front inside flap). Some edge chipping at corners, top spine edge, shallow chipping at panel edges. "A Complete List" of Modern Library titles on verso of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020476

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Don Juan, Byron, Lord
45 Don Juan
Byron, Lord
New York Modern Library 1949 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated "First Modern Library Edition" in clean dust jacket. Modern Library No. 24. 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 and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges, clean Kent illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. With an Introduction by Louis Kronenberger. 514 pages. Clean dust jacket a few tiny chips at spine ends, short closed edge tears. Small corner price clip at top front inside flap. 344 titles listed on inverse of dust jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024530

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Old Creole Days - Together with Scwenes of Cable's Romances by Lafcadio Hearn, Cable, George Washington
46 Old Creole Days - Together with Scwenes of Cable's Romances by Lafcadio Hearn
Cable, George Washington
New York Heritage Press 1943 Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket John O'Hara Cosgrave II, Illustrator 
Very clean unworn book in original slipcase, with Heritage Press "Sandglass" pamphlet laid in. Clean decorated boards with rust brown cloth spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by John O'Hara Cosgrave II. With a Prologue by Edward Larocque Tinker. 224 pages. Clean sturdy black paper-covered slipcase has a couple of very small edge chips. 027329

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All Night Long, Caldwell, Erskine
47 All Night Long
Caldwell, Erskine
New York Duell, Sloan, & Pierce 1942 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean dark blue cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Fading to top spine edge (1/8"). No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 283 pgs. Bright illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap); has very shallow chipping at top spine edge, hint of fading to spine, hint of soiling to rear panel. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel about Russian guerrillas carrying on the terrible struggle on the border between White Russia and Great Russia on the Central Front. When the Germans strike through this region, the guerrillas band together in a marsh under the leadership of a heroic brigadier, Pavlenko. They send out parties on night raids to wreck trains, burn down radio stations, kill sentries, ambush German trucks. 017512

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God's Little Acre, Caldwell, Erskine
48 God's Little Acre
Caldwell, Erskine
New York Modern Library 1957 Second Modern Library Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 51 in clean unclipped dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean green cloth boards with black title box on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges. Clean Kent style endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 303 pp. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (1.65 on front inside flap), has very small chips at spine corners, no tears. 379 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027414

Price: 25.00 USD
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Place Called Estherville, Caldwell, Erskine
49 Place Called Estherville
Caldwell, Erskine
New York Duell, Sloan, & Pierce 1949 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated "First Edition" in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with red lettering in decorative title box on cover, red lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Slight browning to edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean - small price marking at top corner of front free endpaper. 244 pages. Dust jacket designed by Arthur Hawkins, Jr. is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has small ink mark to right of price; shallow edge and corner chipping. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023471

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Celina or the Cats, Campos, Julieta
50 Celina or the Cats
Campos, Julieta
Pittsburgh, PA Latin American Literary Review Press 1995 0935480722 / 9780935480726 First Paperback Near Fine 
Very clean trade paperback. No creasing or curling, no chipping. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Translated by Leland H. Chambers. 140 pages. 023720

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The Star Cafe, Caponegro, Mary
51 The Star Cafe
Caponegro, Mary
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1990 0-684-19113-X / 9780684191133 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean turquoise boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 180 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Winner of the General Electric Young Writers Award, a strikingly original debut for Mary Caponegro offering three stunning stories and one breathtaking novella linked by the theme of transformation. 8vo. Short Stories. 012896

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The Emperor of Ocean Park, Carter, Stephen L
52 The Emperor of Ocean Park
Carter, Stephen L
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2002 0375413634 / 9780375413636 First Hardback Very Good+ Fine Jacket Signed
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, SIGNED by author, in clean original unclipped jacket. Clean red boards with black spine, bright silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Very slight surface wear to board edges, no bumping. Clean endpapers; no previous owner markings. Briefly inscribed and signed, dated by author on title page. 657 pp. Clean unfaded jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Sign first edition of author's fiction debut which won high acclaim from the critics. The book is set in two privileged worlds: the upper crust African American society of the Eastern seaboard and the inner circle of an Ivy League law school. It tells the story of a complex family with a single, seductive link to the shadowlands of crime. 019521

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The Emperor of Ocean Park, Carter, Stephen L.
53 The Emperor of Ocean Park
Carter, Stephen L.
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2002 0-375-41363-4 / 9780375413636 First Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, signed by author. Clean unfaded red boards with black spine, bright silver lettering on spine. Hint of slightest surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. No other marks, writing or bookplates. 657 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author's first novel which won great reviews, this is a novel of suspense as well as a work of astute social observation. Set in two privileged worlds: the upper crust African American society of the eastern seaboard--old families who summer on Martha's Vineyard--and the inner circle of an Ivy League law school. 8vo. Fiction. 015567

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Except the Lord, Cary, Joyce
54 Except the Lord
Cary, Joyce
New York Harper & Brothers 1953 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean charcoal gray boards with black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 276 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with slight edge wear and a few very short closed edge tears. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 015158

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Sapphira and the Slave Girl, Cather, Willa
55 Sapphira and the Slave Girl
Cather, Willa
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1940 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with unchipped, unfaded paper title labels on cover and spine. Very slight fading to cloth on spine and mere hint of fading to spine edges. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Brief previous owner inscription on front free endpaper (one line & date). 295 pgs. Unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped ($2.50 on inner flap corner). Tiny shallow chip at base of spine and at one corner tip, one tiny closed edge tear. Very light soiling to rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel set in Virginia just prior to the outbreak of the Civil War. 8vo. Fiction. 013892

Price: 75.00 USD
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Sapphira and the Slave Girl, Cather, Willa
56 Sapphira and the Slave Girl
Cather, Willa
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1940 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean green cloth boards with clean unchipped, unfaded paper title labels on cover and spine. Very slight fading to cloth board edges. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Previous owner name and date neatly penned on front free endpaper; no other marks. 295 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has one tiny chip at rear corner base of spine (smaller than a pea), one very short closed edge tear at top rear panel edge, a few tiny edge nicks, hint of very light soiling/age-toning to rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 5-1/2" x 8". Fiction. 017188

Price: 65.00 USD
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The Canterbury Tales, Chaucer, Geoffrey
57 The Canterbury Tales
Chaucer, Geoffrey
New York Modern Library 1946 Second Modern Library Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library 161.2 in illustrated dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean 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 (previous owner name neatly stamped at top of front free endpaper, top of title page). Edited by Rev. Walter W. Skeat (the famous "Skeat" edition"), Introduction by Louis Untermeyer. 642 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (1.95 on front inside flap), 405 titles listed on inverse of jacket; no chips, very light surface rubbing. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026417

Price: 15.00 USD
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Canterbury Tales - Rendered Into Modern English by J. U. Nicolson, Chaucer, Geoffrey; J. U. Nicolson
58 Canterbury Tales - Rendered Into Modern English by J. U. Nicolson
Chaucer, Geoffrey; J. U. Nicolson
Garden City, New York Garden City Publishing Company, Inc. 1934 DeLuxe Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Rockwell Kent, Illustrator 
Reprint edition in clean original dust jacket, with illustrations by Rockwell Kent and an Introduction by Gordon Hall Gerould. Beautiful and clean brown cloth binding with clean unworn Kent paste-on illustration on cover, blind stamped lettering on cover; very clean unworn paper title label on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 627 pages. Clean dust jacket has slight edge wear and a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A gorgeous, readable version, faithful to the original, retaining all its lusty flavor, but rendering it in modern language. Twenty-five full page illustrations by Rockwell Kent as well as numerous decorations and endpapers. 027922

Price: 45.00 USD
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World of Apples, Cheever, John
59 World of Apples
Cheever, John
New York Alfred Knopf 1973 0394483464 / 9780394483467 First Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean black cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 174 pp. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (5.95 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018762

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Crab Nebula, Chevillard, Eric
60 The Crab Nebula
Chevillard, Eric
Lincoln, Nebraska / London University of Nebraska Press 1997 0803263708 / 9780803263703 First Paperback Near Fine No Dust jacket Jacket 
Clean softcover book, as new. No chipping, creasing or wear. Binding is tight, pages are clean and bright, no names, writing or marks. 126 pp. Translated by Jordan Stump and Eleanor Hardin. 020173

Price: 15.00 USD
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