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Steel Guitar

By: Barnes, Linda

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition Nov. 1991

Seller ID: 125

ISBN: 0385300131

Condition: Near Fine


8vo. 257 pgs. Near Fine condition hardcover in Very Good jacket. White boards, black spine with gold lettering, clean and unmarked. Light edgewear. Dust jacket has 1/4 inch closed tear at bottom spine corner, two tiny closed tears at top rear. Author of COYOTE. The fourth of the Carlotta Carlyle mysteries, set in Boston. Blues singer Dee Willis comes back into Carlotta's life. ISBN 0385300131. #125. View more info

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Francis Bacon. The Temper of a Man.

By: Bowen, Catherine Drinker

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Co., Boston. 1963. First Edition.: 1963

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 376

Condition: Very Good


8vo. 245 pgs. Very Good+ hardcover in Very Good jacket. Maroon cloth, illustrated frontis portrait. Dust jacket has several small closed tears and chips, with protective cover. Illus. with black and white plates. Biography of Sir Francis Bacon in five parts: Prologue, Lord Bacon's Reputation; An Elizabethan Eden 1561-1579; The Struggle to rise 1579-1613; Bacon Ascending 1613-1620; impeachment 1621; A Noble Five Years 1621-1626. #376. View more info

The Poems of Robert Frost

By: Frost, Robert

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1946

Seller ID: 2583

Condition: Very Good+


xxiii.445pgs+adv. Very Good+ condition green cloth hardcover in Very Good jacket, clean, unmarked, bindiing tight, blue top edge of text block, Number 242. Circa 1934-1963. Kent endpapers, number 8 binding. 405 Modern Library tites lissted on inner side of dust jacket, Original 1.95 price intact. Contents: an essay by the author "The Constant Signal" is followed by sections of his poems in intervals: North of Boston, Mountain Interval, New Hampshire, West-Running Brook, A Further Range, A Witness Tree, Book#2583. View more info

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Plays

By: Galsworthy, John.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, NY. 1895. (c.1884). Press of Bewick & Smith, Boston.: 1929

Seller ID: 455

Condition: Good to Very Good


12mo. 698 pgs. Good to Very Good hardcover. Green cloth with some shallow bumps and corner rubs. Spine edges rubbed. Clean and sound. Contents: The Silver Box, Joy, Strife, The Eldest Son, Justice, The Little Dream, The Pigeon, The Fugitive, The Mob, A Bit o'Love, The Foundations, The Skin Game, A Family Man, Loyalties, Windows, The Forest, Old English, The Show, Escape, The First and the Last, The Little Man, Hall-Marked, Defeat, The Sun, Punch and Go. #455. View more info

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Evangeline. A Tale of Acadie.

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $33.00

Publisher: New York and London, G.P. Putnam's Sons, The Knickerbocker Press.:

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 2578

Condition: Very Good+


141pgs plus publisher's list. Not dated circa 1899-1910. Very attractive small green hardcover, bound in soft leather with gilt decorations to top and spine, top edge gilt. Slight fading to spine. Original red ribbon bookmarker still bound in, but flush with bottom edge. Decorated floral endpapers in gilt and green. Small bookseller label on front endpaper of W.B. Clarke Company, Booksellers & Stationers, Boston. Book# 2578. View more info

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Double Deuce

By: Parker, Robert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons.: 1992

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 206

ISBN: 0399137211

Condition: Fine


8vo. 224 pgs. Fine condition hardcover in Fine jacket. Green cloth and boards, gray endpapers. Crisp and clean. Hawk enlists Spensers aid when he is hired by tenants of a gang-plagued Boston neighborhood to investigate the deaths of a teenage girl and her baby. ISBN 0399137211. #206 View more info

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Sudden Mischief. A Spenser Novel.

By: Parker, Robert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1998

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 1206

ISBN: 039914370X

Condition: Fine


8vo. 288 pgs. Fine hardcover in Fine jacket, clean and unmarked. Boston PI, Spenser comes to the aid of Susan Silverman's ex-husband when he is charged with sexual harrassment. 039914370X. #1206. View more info

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Hush Money. A Spenser Novel.

By: Parker, Robert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1999

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 1207

ISBN: 0399144587

Condition: Fine


8vo. 309 pgs. Fine hardcover in Fine jacket, clean and unmarked. Spencer, a Boston PI, investigates the suicide of a gay activist after a friend of Hawk's is implicated and denied tenure. Spenser also comes to the aid of Susan Silverman's friend who is being stalked and who reciprocates with seduction. 0399144587. 1207. View more info

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Perish Twice

By: Parker, Robert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 1208

ISBN: 0399146687

Condition: Fine


8vo. 291 pgs. Fine hardcover in Fine jacket, clean and unmarked. Featuring Sunny, Parker's new female protagonist, investigates murder in Spenser's home turf - Boston. ISBN 0399146687. #1208. View more info

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All Our Yesterdays

By: Parker, Robert B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 135

ISBN: 0385304374

Condition: Fine


8vo. 401 pgs. Fine hardcover in fine jacket. Black boards, gray-blue cloth with red lettering at spine. A saga of two Irish families, set in Boston. Jacket design by Robert Santora. ISBN 0385304374. #135. View more info

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The Dreamer. A Romantic Rendering of the Life Story of Edgar Allan Poe.

By: Stanard, Mary Newton

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Co.: 1925

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 2540

Condition: Very Good


382pgs. Very Good hardcover with sturdy white cloth spine, blue boards, blue and gilt titlepiece to spine. Light foxing to rear fixed endpaper, else clean and unmarked. This edition conforms to the latest discoveries concerning Poe's life, contains eight illustrations, and chapter heads and a table of contents were included to aid the reader in locating any special content. Chapters I-XXXIII: Exit Elizabeth Arnold, Edgar Poe Becomes Edgar Allan, At School in England, A Packet of Letters, Home Again, Schooldays in Richmond, The Awakening of Ambition, "Helen Thy Beauty is to Me", Elmira ... View more info