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Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens

London: Chapman and Hall, 1839. First edition in book form. Hardcover. Good +/no dust jacket. Daniel Maclise, Phiz, Thomas Onwhyn. Charles Dickens Nicholas Nickleby is a first edition with all the plates and additionally the Charles Dickens Nicholas Nic...

From The First Edition


Treasure Island (Second Edition) by Robert Louis Stevenson

Cassell & Company Limited, London, 1884. Second Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition. Book Frontispiece map plate printed in gray and three other colors (red, brown and blue). Second edition issue points (besides the fact it is...

From Quaint Book Shop, IOBA


Great Expectations by Dickens, Charles

Philadelphia (1861): T. B. Peterson and Brothers. Hard Cover. Peterson's Uniform Duodecimo Edition, 523 pages, illustrated, with 34 illustrations by John McLenan; complete in one volume. Original brown cloth binding, stamped in gilt and blind. Light ...

From Charles Parkhurst Rare Books, Inc.



THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN 1884/85; Mark Twain; 1st Edition, Mixed Issue; New York, Charles L. Webster; Illustrated by E.W. Kemble; End page/Blank/Half Title, 366 Pages, 2 Blanks/End page; Publisher's Sheep Skin, Re-backed/Original Spine laid down...

From Roga Books


Swiss Family Robinson or Adventures of a Father and Mother and Four Sons in a Desert Island by WYSS, Johann David

Swiss Family Robinson, 7th Ed, 1868 Era: Antique; 19th century.Condition: Very Good; wear on binding.Country of Origin:USA. Materials:hardcover/cloth binding. Size:8" L x 6" W x 3" H. Color/Finish:green/gold spine/gilt letteringSwiss Family Robinson o...

From Antique Book Boutique


Tales Of A Wayside Inn by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"TALES OF A WAYSIDE INN" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. 1863 true 1st edition, 1st state (with a 22 page publisher's catalog at the back of the book - the listing for "Tales Of A Wayside Inn" does NOT have a price and instead states "Nearly Ready" indicat...

From CraigsClassics


The Picture of Dorian Gray by WILDE, OSCAR

London: Ward, Lock, 1891. First English Edition; trade issue. Publisher’s vellum-backed boards; an exceptional copy; fine in the rare dust jacket. There are some small chips and tears. Six old tape mends have been removed from inside the corners and e...

From Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc.


Sketches by Boz by Dickens, Charles

1839 Chapman and Hall first collected edition. 526 pages, with 40 illustrations by George Cruikshank. Original 1839 binding (uncommon), with vertical grained cloth and an embossed design on the board panels. Condition of the book is Good. Condition...

From Harpo Speaks


ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND and THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS. And what Alice found there by CARROLL. LEWIS. ; Tenniel. John. Illustrates

Macmillan and Co. Limited. London. 1898. FIRST SIXPENNY EDITIONS. 8vo. (8.4 x 6 inches). Both volumes are the first printings of the Macmillan sixpenny series. Illustrated with forty two and fifty line illustrations, respectively, by John Tenniel. Publi...

From Paul Foster Books


Dickens Works, 5 Volumes by Charles Dickens

This is a 5-volume lot of DICKENS' WORKS, published in 1900 by Peter Fenelon Collier & Son New York. The original set was 30 volumes. A limited edition was leather-bound; the rest were bound in burgundy cloth. This is five of the volumes of that set. All...

From Vancouver Bookseller


LOT of Stone & Kimball/Herbert S. Stone publications: 200 titles 1st ed. signed by Various

Here is a rare opportunity to own nearly two-thirdsof all publications from the highly-esteemed publishers Stone & Kimball and Herbert S. Stone & Company. This lot consists of 200 individual titles (a few titles are multi-volume sets, so, 208 individual v...

From Zalmoxis Books


Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Hardy, Thomas

London: James R. Osgood, McIlvaine and Co, 1891. First Edition. Near Fine. 3 Volumes. First edition, first printing, first issue. Bound in contemporary half-leather binding over marbled paper covered boards, with all edges marbled and marbled endsheets;...

From Burnside Rare Books, ABAA



Ward, Lock & Co. London. 1888. FIRST EDITION in book form of the first Sherlock Holmes novel and the Author's first book. 8vo. (7.3 x 5.1 inches). Published the year before in Beetons Christmas annual. Green & Gibson A1, a.i. (second impression). Publish...

From Paul Foster Books


The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by DOYLE, Arthur Conan

1892 1st1st Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Arthur Conan Doyle Illustrated Mystery "When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth!" ­ – Sherlock Holmes First appearing in 1887, Sherlock Holmes is perha...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


The book of the dead: facsimiles of the papyri of Hunefer, Anhai, Ḳerāsher and Netchemet with supplementary text from the papyrus of Nu; with transcripts, translations... by BUDGE, Earnest Wallis

1899 ENOURMOUS Egyptian Occult Book of the Dead Wallis Budge EGYPT Funerals Earnest Wallis Budge was a famous 19th-century English Egyptologist who was known for his expertise on Egypt antiquities and manuscripts. One of his many books published on Egyp...

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