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Mr. Sammler's Planet.

By: BELLOW, SAUL.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1969, 1970

Book Number: 16828

Condition: with darker blue paper over boards, black ink lettering on spine and front cover, top page edges blue, bottom and top edges lightly soiled, bookplate of M.S. Carothers on front paste-down endpaper, contents clean, dust jacket lightly worn and rubbed at some edges with a few small tears, dj in mylar wrapper.


BELLOW, SAUL. Mr. Sammler's Planet. Viking Press, New York (c1969, 1970 This book originally appeared in Atlantic Monthly in a different form.) )octavo. Bound light blue cloth spine with darker blue paper over boards, black ink lettering on spine and front cover, top page edges blue, bottom and top edges lightly soiled, bookplate of M.S. Carothers on front paste-down endpaper, contents clean, dust jacket lightly worn and rubbed at some edges with a few small t... View more info

Bold Galilean.

By: BLYTHE, LEGETTE.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1948

Edition: Second Printing

Book Number: 16829

Condition: light soiling and staining, extremities rubbed, bookplate of M.S. Carothers along with an earlier color bookplate of a Julia Street, endpapers foxing, light tanning of pages, worn and chipped color dust jacket with tears torn from edges, dj in mylar sleeve. Signed by the author on the title page and the front free endpaper.


BLYTHE, LEGETTE. Bold Galilean. Chapel Hill, The University of North Carolina Press, 1948 (c1948, Second Printing, August, 1948) Octavo. Bound dark blue cloth with cream color lettering on spine, light soiling and staining, extremities rubbed, bookplate of M.S. Carothers along with an earlier color bookplate of a Julia Street, endpapers foxing, light tanning of pages, worn and chipped color dust jacket with tears torn from edges, dj in mylar sleeve. Signed by t... View more info

The Cavaliers of Virginia, or the Recluse of Jamestown. An Historical Romance of the Old Dominion.

By: CARUTHERS, WILLIAM ALEXANDER.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: 1834

Edition: First Edition

Book Number: 16797

Condition: lacking paper title labels, covers soiled, spine ends chipped, worn through cloth at corners, corners bumped, bookplate of M.S. Carothers on front paste-down endpapers, light foxing, large dampstain on lower corner of pages of vol. 1, 2 pages with lower corner cut out--margin only. Inscription on both front flyleaves: "Miss Mary Catharine boke."


CARUTHERS, WILLIAM ALEXANDER. The Cavaliers of Virginia, or the Recluse of Jamestown. An Historical Romance of the Old Dominion. By the Author of "The Kentuckian in New-York." In Two Volumes. Vol I. [& Vol. II.] New-York: Published by Harper & Brothers, No. 82 Cliff-Street, and Sold by the Principal Booksellers Throughout the United States. 1834. 2 vols. 12mo Bound publishers textured salmon cloth, lacking paper title labels, covers soiled, spine ends chi... View more info

Green Pastures A Fable Suggested by Roark Bradford's Southern Sket

By: CONNELLY, MARC

Price: $35.00

Book Number: 16754

Condition: spine very faded, surface of green paper rubbed away on all edges as well as numerous spots on spine and covers--cloth shows through underneath paper, green endpapers, with modern bookplate of M.S. Carothers on front paste-down endpaper, top page edges gilt, other page edges untrimmed, previous owners signature on front flyleaf. Internally quite nice and clean, covers with more than normal wear.


CONNELLY, MARC. The Green Pastures A Fable Suggested by Roark Bradford's Southern Sketches, "Ol' Man Adam an' His Chillun" By Marc Connelly With Illustrations by Robert Edmond Jones. 1930 Farrar & Rinehart, Incorporated New York (c1930). Large paper quarto. Bound green paper over boards with simple gilt decoration, spine very faded, surface of green paper rubbed away on all edges as well as numerous spots on spine and covers--cloth shows through underneath paper, gr... View more info

Face of a Hero.

By: FALSTEIN, LOUIS {Joseph Heller}.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Book Number: 16802

Condition: not bound and with preliminary dj over endpapers, contents clean, dj worn some at edges with a 2cm tear at the top of each hinge fold and another at the bottom.


FALSTEIN, LOUIS {Joseph Heller}. Face of a Hero. By Louis Falstein. Harcourt, Brace and Company, NY (c1950, first edition) 14 x 20.3cm Publisher's proof, not bound and with preliminary dj over endpapers, contents clean, dj worn some at edges with a 2cm tear at the top of each hinge fold and another at the bottom. Pagination: (1) half title, (1) blank, (1) title, (1) copyright, (1) half-title, (1) blank, 3-312pp. "Here is an early copy of one of... View more info

Kim.

By: KIPLING, RUDYARD.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Book Number: 16807

Condition: with gold lettering on spine and front cover, black ship on spine and front cover with front cover surrounded by double black lines--worn away along top edge, top page edges gilt, other edges untrimmed, spine ends chipped away, worn through cloth at corners, inside hinges strengthened with flexible glue but glue stains on exterior of cloth along hinges, cloth starting to crack along rear hinge with loose ends pasted back down, light scattered foxing--heavier on title page and frontispiece as well as pages on either side of the illustrations, bookplate of Dan W. Pratt on front paste-down endpaper as well as the modern bookplate of M.S. Carothers.


KIPLING, RUDYARD. Kim. By Rudyard Kipling Author of "Plain Tales from the Hills," "The Seven Seas," "The Jungle Books," "The Day's Work" "Stalky & Co.," etc. [DP logo] New York, Doubleday, Page & Company, 1901. 14 x 20.5cm. Bound dark olive colored cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover, black ship on spine and front cover with front cover surrounded by double black lines--worn away along top edge, top page edges gilt, other edges untrimmed, spin... View more info

Unknown Quantity.

By: MAUGE, GILBERT

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Limited edition, #88 of 800 printed on hand made paper.: 1928

Book Number: 5455


MAUGE, GILBERT. The Unknown Quantity. Trans. from the French by Shane Leslie. London, Fortune Press [circa 1928] 68pp, deckle edges, light 1?"x3?" bookmark stain top bound edge of 2 pgs., covers slightly bowed, soiled dj. with ragged edges. Limited edition, #88 of 800 printed on hand made paper. Fiction, by a French authoress. View more info

One Hour

By: SMITH, LILLIAN.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1959

Book Number: 16816

Condition: with white and silver lettering on spine, small dampstain at bottom of spine and front cover, a few scuff marks, bookplate of M.S. Carothers, light foxing at top of endpapers, top page edges grey, contents clean. No dust jacket.


SMITH, LILLIAN. One Hour. Harcourt, Brace and Company, New York (c1959, First Edition). Octavo. Bound dark gray cloth with white and silver lettering on spine, small dampstain at bottom of spine and front cover, a few scuff marks, bookplate of M.S. Carothers, light foxing at top of endpapers, top page edges grey, contents clean. No dust jacket. Pagination: (1) half-title, (1) other books, (1) title, (1) copyright, (1) dedication(1) blank, (1) half-title, (1) blank, ... View more info

A Beggar in Jerusalem. A Novel by Elie Wiesel.

By: WIESEL, ELIE.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: 1970

Edition: First Printing stated

Book Number: 16801

Condition: black paper over boards, bookplate of M.S. Carothers on front paste-down, 2 small tears on half-title, good+ condition but with slight fading at head of spine, a light bump at one forecorner, dj with two very small rubs.


WIESEL, ELIE. A Beggar in Jerusalem. A Novel by Elie Wiesel. Translated from the French by Lily Edelman and the author. New York, Random House (First Printing, c1970) Octavo. Bound blue cloth spine with silver lettering, black paper over boards, bookplate of M.S. Carothers on front paste-down, 2 small tears on half-title, good+ condition but with slight fading at head of spine, a light bump at one forecorner, dj with two very small rubs. Pagination: (8) 211,... View more info