Title: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

Author: Twain, Mark [Clemens, S. L.]

Description: First edition, first state, with S-ornament on page 59 and perfect type at page 72. Two pages of ads in the back and page [1] is blank. Original green pictorial cloth, gilt, with floral endpapers (copies are also found with geometric patterned end papers; no priority). Mere trace of rubbing at spine tips, but a near fine copy. In recent scholarship...

Book Number: 108018

Year Published: 1889

Publisher: New York: Charles L.Webster

Book Condition: Fine

Title: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

Author: Twain, Mark

Description: Century Magazine, November 1889. First Edition. First appearance of A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. Some light wear and tear to the covers, else very good in original wraps. A few excerpts from the yet-to-be-published book with linking passages by the author that do not appear elsewhere. The first appearance in print of any portion of ...

Book Number: 1401077

Year Published: 1889

Publisher: Century Magazine

Book Condition: Very Good

Title: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

Author: Twain, Mark

Description: First Edition, second state without the "S" on page 59. 8vo. 575pp. Green cloth covered boards stamped in gilt; blue and black on front cover and in gilt on spine. Profusely illustrated with full-page and text drawings. The many illustrations of Dan Beard add a great deal to the attractiveness of the volume. They are unusual in that many ...

Book Number: 1410017

Year Published: 1889

Publisher: Charles L. Webster & Company

Book Condition: Fine

Title: A Conrad Argosy

Author: Conrad, Joseph

Description: Early edition of this massive illustrated collection of Conrad's most important works, illustrated with woodcuts by Hand Alexander Mueller, introduction by William McFee. Large heavy book.

Book Number: 107530

Year Published: 1942

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran

Book Condition: Very Good

Title: A Corner of the Universe

Author: Ann M. Martin

Description: First edition, 2002. Book fine, DJ fine.

Book Number: 207859424

Publisher: Scholastic Press

Title: A Dangerous Journey

Author: Browne, J. Ross

Description: Number 434 of 650 copies. California history. Ex-library, withdrawn from the Special Collections Section of the Beverly Hills Public Library.

Book Number: 107526

Year Published: 1972

Publisher: Lewis Osborne

Book Condition: Very Good

Title: A Death in the Family

Author: Agee, James

Description: Fine limited edition from The Franklin Library. Pulitzer Prize winning novel in 1958. Full leather bound with gilt detailing and a satin ribbon book marker.

Book Number: 108808

Year Published: 1979

Publisher: The Franklin Library, Pennsylvania

Book Condition: Fine

Title: A Dictionary of the English Language

Author: Johnson, Samuel

Description: 2 volumes, quarto (273 × 212mm). Very good copy. Half-title present, frontispiece portrait of Johnson. First authorized quarto edition, preceded by a pirate Dublin edition the previous year. This edition was issued following Johnson's death in 1784. Courtney & Smith p.57.

Book Number: 1504756

Year Published: 1785

Publisher: London: for J. F. and C. Rivington, L. Davis, T. Payne and Son, W. Owen, T. Longman, B. Law, J. Dodsley, C. Dilly [& 20 others in London]

Book Condition: Very Good

Title: A Divine Gesture

Author: Ernest Hemingway

Description: Published in New York by The Oliphant Press in 1974. This short fable is a soft cover edition number "112 of 250." Book fine.

Book Number: 281073258

Year Published: 1974

Publisher: New York: Oliphant Press, 1974

Title: A Doll's House and An Enemy of the People

Author: Henrik Ibsen

Description: Single volume published in Copenhagen, "A Doll's House" in 1879, and "An Enemy of the People" in 1882. In Danish. Book very good, shelf-cocked, all edges moderately worn. No DJ as issued.

Book Number: 828556204

Year Published: 1882

Publisher: Coppenhagen

Book Condition: Very Good


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