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Exit Lady Masham., Auchincloss, Louis.
1 Auchincloss, Louis. Exit Lady Masham.
Franklin Library, Franklin Center. 1983 Signed First Edition Full-Leather Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Signed by the author on the first free end page. This is a first edition of the Signed First Edition Society by the Franklin Library. Full red leather, gold titles on spine and gold decorations on the front and back, all edges gilded, marbled end papers, no bookplate. 169 pages plus genealogical table. Book is in Fine condition. ; 6 1/4 in. x 8 3/4 in 
Price: 39.00 USD
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The Laws and Liberties of Massachusetts., Barnes, Thomas G. , editor and Introduction.
2 Barnes, Thomas G. , editor and Introduction. The Laws and Liberties of Massachusetts.
The Legal Classics Library, Birmingham. 1982 Reprint Full-Leather Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Reprinted from the copy of the 1648 edition in the Henry E. Huntington Library. 8 1/4 in. X 12 1/4 in. 72 pages. Full maroon leather binding with gold accents. Previous owner's bookplate on first front end paper. A few minor smudges on the leather at the edges. Issued without a dust jacket. Book is in Near Fine condition. ; 8 1/4 in. x 12 1/4 in. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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The Pilgrim's Progress and the Life & Death of Mr. Badman., Bunyan, John.
3 Bunyan, John. The Pilgrim's Progress and the Life & Death of Mr. Badman.
The Nonesuch Press. 1928 First Nonesuch Press Edition Cloth Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Woodcuts by Karl Michel. 5 1/2 in x 8 in. Marbled cloth binding. Leather label on spine with gold stamped titles. Limited edition of 1600 copies of which this is number 982. 450 pages. Front and back free end page (one side only) has heavy foxing. Back of front cover has 1/4 in. X 1 1/2 in. Booksellers label at bottom edge from W. Heffer & Sons, Ltd, Cambridge, England. Also book mark from same store is laid in. Cloth at 2 top corners is worn through but not frayed. Text is clean. Binding is tight. Book is in Very Good Plus condition. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Guns of the Old West., Chapel, Charles Edward.
4 Chapel, Charles Edward. Guns of the Old West.
Odysseus Editions, Inc. 1995 Reprint of the 1961 edition Full-Leather Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Printed for the members for the Firearms Classics Library. Illustrated. 6 1/2 in. X 9 1/2 in. 306 pages, bibliography and index. The binding is genuine pigskin Saderra leather, Himalaya grain, furnished by the Cromwell Leather Co. Heavy silk moire endpapers. All edges gilded. No writing, previous owner's names, or bookplates. Issued without a dust jacket. Book is in Fine condition. ; 6 1/2 in. x 9 1/2 in. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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Guns of the Old West., Chapel, Charles Edward.
5 Chapel, Charles Edward. Guns of the Old West.
Published For The National Rifle Assoc. By Odysseus Editions, Inc. 1995 Special Edition for Members of Firearms Classics Library Full-Leather Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
A facsimile of the 1962 edition in full leather. Illustrated. 306 pages (bibliography, index) . Fully bound in rich red genuine leather with appropriate gold decorations and titles. All edges are gilded. This book does not have the pasted in bookplate which is so commonly found in these editions. Moire fabric end papers. Satin page marker is bound in. Raised bands on the spine. Book was issued without a dust jacket. Book is clean (several small specks of white paint on top near corners) , no writing, and tightly bound. Book is in Fine condition. ; Size is: 6 1/4 in. x 9 1/2 in. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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De Laudibus. in Praise of the Laws of England., Fortescue, Chancellor Sir John.
6 Fortescue, Chancellor Sir John. De Laudibus. in Praise of the Laws of England.
The Legal Classics Library, Alabama. 1984 Facsimile Reprint Full-Leather As New with No dust jacket as issued 
A facsimile reprint from the 1874 first edition. This book was printed for the subscribers of The Legal Classics Library. The book has been bound in genuine top grain cowhide leather. All edges are gilded. 302 pages, index. Out of print in this edition. Issued without a dust jacket. Book is in Fine, as new, condition. ; 6 1/4 in. x 9 1/4 in. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Living & Writing In West Texas., Kelton, Elmer.
7 Kelton, Elmer. Living & Writing In West Texas.
Four-O Publishing, Abilene, Texas. 2010. Limited Edition Reprint. Binding is: Hardcover. Book condition: Fine. Book issued without a jacket. Limited Edition. 7 3/4 in. x 11 1/4 in. 
Originally published in 1988 this is a limited edition (only 200 published) with an introduction by Al Lowman and illustrated by Tom Lea. The text is of two speeches given by the late Elmer Kelton to to the Friends of the Library Symposium at Texas Tech University in 1985 and to the Texas Folklore Society in Lubbock, Texas in 1988. Printed on high quality paper and finely bound in a lined silk cloth hardback. Without a dust jacket as issued. Added by the seller is a clear archival mylar cover to permanently protect this fine book. No names, writing, or marks in book. 40 pages. Book is in Fine condition. 
Price: 169.00 USD
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Mark Twain: a Biography. the Personal and Literary Life of Samuel Langhorne Clemens. Three Volumes (Complete) ., Paine, Albert Bigelow.
8 Paine, Albert Bigelow. Mark Twain: a Biography. the Personal and Literary Life of Samuel Langhorne Clemens. Three Volumes (Complete) .
Harper & Bros. , N. Y. 1912 Half-Leather Fine with No dust jacket as issued Signed by Author
The author lived with Twain during the last years of his life and had access to Twain's papers and letters. This is the authorized biography (1912) containing many unpublished pieces. Half red leather and half marbled boards, 5 bands on spine with gold titles, top edge gilded, untrimmed pages. Some pages are still uncut. Fully illustrated. Scarce in this leather-bound edition. Copyright pages on each volume states published September 1912. Date on title pages is also 1912. Each volume has the publishers code K-M indicating a publication date of October (K) , 1912 (M) . Volume I, 562 pages; Volume II, pages 563-1110; Volume III, pages 1111-1719, appendix A-X, index. All three sets are tightly bound and no writing or previous owner's names. Each volume has some minor nicks to the leather. A very attractive set in Fine condition. ; Each volume is standard book size.; Signed by Author 
Price: 775.00 USD
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A Little Gipsy Lass. a Story of Moorland and Wild., Stables, Gordon.
9 Stables, Gordon. A Little Gipsy Lass. a Story of Moorland and Wild.
W. & R. Chambers, Limited, London. 1907 Presumed First Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
A beautifully bound (all original) Victorian pictorial hardcover book published in 1907. Pasted to the inside front cover is the presentation from a school and it is dated MCMXIV (1914) , as was the usual practice to present their top students with an important book. This book is illustrated with 6 black & white illustrations by William Rainey. 304 pages. Book is in Fine condition with out a dust jacket (probably published without one ) . Book is in remarkable Fine condition to be over 100 years old.0; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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Unequal Verdicts. the Central Park Jogger Trials., Sullivan, Timothy.
10 Sullivan, Timothy. Unequal Verdicts. the Central Park Jogger Trials.
The Notable Trials Library, N. Y. 1994 First Notable Trials Library Edition 3/4 Leather Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
The notorious "Central Park Jogger" case of 1989-1990 in which a young white investment banker had been raped, brutalized, and nearly murdered by a group of young minority men who were "wilding" through Central Park on the night of April 19, 1989. A racially charged trial followed. Trial attorneys and the general readers will find in this book a valuable lesson in how justice is meted out under our system. This book is a facsimile reprint of the first edition of 1992. 335 pages, index. Three quarters bound in red genuine leather. Gold titles on spine and gold decorations on the front and back boards. Gilded edges. Marbled end papers. Book plate without owner's name is attached to back of front board. 6 1/2 in. X 9 1/2 in. This handsome book is in Fine condition. 
Price: 49.00 USD
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Lessons from the Trial the People V O. J. Simpson., Uelmen, Gerald F.
11 Uelmen, Gerald F. Lessons from the Trial the People V O. J. Simpson.
The Notable Trials Library, Birmingham. 2003 Printed for the Notable Trials Library 1/4 Leather As New with No dust jacket as issued 
The trail of O. J. Simpson, the most widely watched trial in history. Specially printed and bound for the subscribers of the The Notable Trials Library. 223 pages, end notes. 6 1/4 in. X 9 1/4 in. Quarter bound in genuine black leather with matching cloth boards. Gilded edges. Sewn in satin place marker. No previous owner names or writing. Issued without a dust jacket. Book is in Fine, as new, condition. ; 6 1/4 in. x 9 1/4 in. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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Lessons from the Trial. the People V. O. J. Simpson., Uelmen, Gerald F.
12 Uelmen, Gerald F. Lessons from the Trial. the People V. O. J. Simpson.
The Notable Trials Library, New Jersey. 2003 Printed for the Notable Trials Library 1/4 Leather As New with No dust jacket as issued 
The trail of O. J. Simpson, the most widely watched trial in history. Specially printed and bound for the subscribers of the The Notable Trials Library. 223 pages, end notes. 6 1/4 in. X 9 1/4 in. Quarter bound in genuine black leather with matching cloth boards. Gilded edges. Sewn in satin place marker. No previous owner names or writing. Issued without a dust jacket. Book is in Fine, as new, condition. ; 6 1/4 in. x 9 1/4 in. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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