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Arkhipelag Gulag, Gulag Archipelago. 1918-1956. Vol. 1

By: Solzhenitsyn Aleksandr

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, YMCA Press, 1973

Edition: First Edition


606 pp. In Russian. Grey and white paper covers with red text have some minor aging, spine bit darkened with a couple of small spots, hint of corner curl at back top corner, bump at bottom edge. Interior has owner bookplate, otherwise clean and unmarked. This is Vol. I of the series. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 606 pages View more info

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Happenings in a Happy Life An Autobiography

By: Perry, James Black

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Kingston, Printed for the Author At the Jackson Press, 1925

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition


125 pp. Limited edition, book is #15 out of 100. Scarce work. Green cloth boards. Book is in good contiion. Some marks/stains on covers. Faint wear along edges. Interior is in good condition, clean with no marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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My Left Foot

By: Brown, Christy

Price: $42.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster, 1955

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


Xiii + 178 pp. Illustrated with photo plates. Brown paper dust jacket with red spine and lettering. Spine is sunned, some chips at upper back, bit of rubbing at spin tips, front flap price clipped. Book covers are clean and bright, interior front endpaper has original review slip pasted down, pages are browned but otherwise clean and crisp. Nice copy . Stated 1st printing. The "odd" one in a famly of 22 children in Ireland, Christy Brown wanted to be normal but h... View more info

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Peregrinacao

By: Pinto, Fernao Mendes; Monteiro, Adolfo Casais, Transcricao

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Lisbon, Imprensa Nacional Casa De Moeda, 1988

Edition: First Edition Thus; Third Printing


Biblioteca De Autores Portugueses; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 758 pages; 758 pp + 24 unpaginated pages Index/Appendix. With facsimile title page of the 1614 first edition. In Portuguese. Dark red cloth covers with black have some minor general wear, spine has white library label at bottom, interior has normal library markings including pocket, otherwise crisp and clean, lovely copy. Memoirs of the Portuguese writer, traveler and explorer. Hard to find. View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter III Cumae

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen, 1886


+ (2) 37 pages (69-106) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, back inside cover shows faint copy of last page, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 37 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter IV Fontainebleau

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen, 1886


+ (2) 37 pages (107-144) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, back inside cover shows faint copy of last page, pages uncut, clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 37 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter IX the Feasts of the Vandals

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen, 1886


+ (2) 39 pages (295-334) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 39 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter V the Simplon

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen, 1886


+ (2) 39 pages (145-184) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 39 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter VI the Campo Santo

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen, 1886


+ (2) 37 pages (185-222) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, extra 1/4 page added, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 37 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter VII MacUgnaga

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen, 1886


+ (2) 39 pages (223-262) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 39 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter X Crossmount

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen, 1887


+ (4) 37 pages (335-372) contains plate, cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, back inside cover shows faint copy of last page, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 37 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter XI L'Hotel Du Mont Blanc

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen, 1887


+ (2) 47 pages (373-420) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers, back inside cover shows faint copy of last page, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 47 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume II Chapter XII Otterburn

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen, 1887


+ (2) 21 pages +(8) (421-442) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, spine, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, last page shows slight foxing otherwise pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 21 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume III Chapter II Mont Velan

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen, 1888


+ (2) 45 pages (47-92) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, spine, edges and corners, some marks on covers including evidence of removed price sticker, front cover has slight discolouration around edges, back inside cover has faint copy of last page, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 45 pages View more info

Praeterita Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts Perhaps Worthy of Memory in My Past Life Volume III Chapter III L'Esterelle

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, George Allen, 1889


+ (2) 29 pages (93-122) cream covers with black lettering, wear and tears to head, tail, edges and corners, some marks on covers, back cover, spine and outer edge of book are discoloured, back inside cover has faint copy of last page, pages clear and unmarked; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 29 pages View more info