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Rare Romance Fiction Books Rare & Antiquarian Books

There is more to romance fiction than Jane Austen, and you can find plenty of that diversity in the rare romance fiction books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. From rare and one of a kind editions of beloved romance novels to gorgeous illustrations of famous literary romance scenes, there are many rare romance fiction books to peruse in the Biblio Rare Book Room.

Alf Layla wa Layla ( Thousand nights and one night ) First volume of two for the most rare edition printed in Bulak by anonymous

First volume of two, 710 p. in fine hard cover binding. the most rare and complete edition edited by Abdurrahman al Safti al Sharqawi. vol.1 contains 536 stories. 26.5 x 18 cm. printed in Bulak 1251 (1834-1835). ...

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The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton

The Age of Innocence - Edith Wharton (1st Edition, 1st Printing 1920 Hardcover) *Please Note: In mid 2016, this book had minor work performed to mend a 1-inch detached tear at the spine head exposing the top of the textblock signatures that the previous o...

From Bronze Anthology LLC


The Woman In White (1860 Harper & Brothers 1st Edition) by Collins, Wilkie

New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1860.[2], 260, [4, ads] pp. Publisher's brown stamped heavy cardboard boards with elaborate blind stamped Harper and Brothers cartouche on front and back boards. . Used. Good- Condition. Our copy lacks the spine a...

From Mary Riversong


My Friend The Professor by Andrews Lucilla

Unclipped DJ Has Tape Repairs To Spine With Chipping To Corners & Spine Ends.Red Boards Stamped In White Text,Hint Of Foxing To Early & Late Pages & Text Block.Pen Name To Front Pastedown.Solid Square Copy Of Scarce 1st Ed In DJ.224pp...

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George Eliot's Works: Romola, Silas Marner, The Mill on the Floss, Clerical Life by Eliot, George

New York: Hovendon Co., 1860. Hardcover. Very Good +. 4 Volumes in 2, 5 x 7.5, 402, 402, 558, and 492 pages. ...

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Lalla Rookh: an oriental romance by MOORE, Thomas

1868 Mughal INDIA Lalla Rookh Thomas Moore Oriental Romance Illustrated Binding "And the heart that is soonest awake to the flowers Is always the first to be touched by the thorns." - Thomas Moore A famous Oriental romance by Thomas Moore 'Lalla...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


Trembling of a Leaf, The by Colleton, John

New York: Pocket Books - Simon & Schuster, Inc. Light Creasing on Front, Rear Covers, Spine; Front, Rear Covers, Spine Lightly Chipped; Spine Slightly Cocked; Edges Lightly Soiled; Slight Yellowing Due to Age. SELLER'S NOTE TO INTERNATIONAL (NON CANADA O...

From Fully Booked


The Devil's Highway by WRIGHT, Harold Bell (1872-1944) and John Lebar

New York: D. Appleton, 1932. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine+/Fine-. First Printing, with the number (1) in parenthesis on the final page. 8vo; [6], 336pp. Publisher's crimson cloth, the spine and upper cover lettered in gilt; in the original illust...

From Fine Editions Ltd


Red Heels by Margery Lawrence

Published by Hutchinson & Co, London; 1924. 12th thousand. Author's own copy, with inscription by author. 8vo. Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine.This book is the author's own copy of her novel that was later made into a film directed by Michael Cruz in 1925....

From Everlasting Editions


Jane Eyre: an autobiography by BRONTE, Charlotte [pseud. Currer Bell]

1857 Jane Eyre Charlotte Bronte Gothic Feminism Currer Bell CLASSIC Novel "I would always rather be happy than dignified." ― Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre First appearing in October of 1847, 'Jane Eyre' was immediately popular and the public demanded m...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


Freckles Comes Home by Stratton-Porter, Jeanette

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1929. Hardcover. Text is clean. Cover shows light wear, pencilled marks on front free endpaper. Green cloth with white cover lettering. Light soiling to side text edge....

From Dan Glaeser Books



London- UK: Chapman & Hall, Ltd, 1886. DIANA OF THE CROSSWAYS- George Meredith- Chapman & Hall, Ltd- London-UK-1886- 1st Edition- Thus- Complete in 1 Volume- Leather- Hardcover:-8vo- VG++/ no dj as issued- 3/4 leather and marbled boards as are the...

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The Wizard, by H. Rider Haggard (1896, Longman's 1st Ed.) by Haggard, H. Rider

Haggard, H. Rider: The Wizard, Longman's Green 1st Edition, 1896, London. A tale of Africa. Used. Very Good/ No dust jacket is included. Red Boards with gold titling on spine. Titling is still nice. Summary: "The novel is placed in the imperialist litera...

From Mary Riversong


The Hill Of Dreams by Machen, Arthur

Boston, Massachusetts: Dana Estes & Company. Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued. 1907. First American Edition: First Printing. Hard Cover. 010245: No Jacket As Issued. Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Has tissue-prot...



Emma Watson: The Watsons Completed by Aiken, Joan

New York, NY, St. Martin's Press, 1996, hardcover, 221 pp, first U.S. edition stated, first printing by numberline, Signed by the author on the title page, Fine in Fine dustjacket. Straight, tight and clean with no wear or markings, Dustjacket uncli...

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