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Wellington: A.H. . & A. W. . Reed, 1973.

1973. Hardcover, a two volume set (complete). Both volumes are medium quarto/4to in size (11.5 x 9.5 inches), in Fine condition, in Near Fine pictorial dust jackets that show the lightest edge wear from removal from the publisher slipcase. The slipcase rates in Very Good condition due to light sunning... more

Price: $26.25

London: Jones and Co., 1822.

2 volumes set. Published 1823 (volume 1) and 1822 (volume 2), both later issues. 656 & 668 pp. Hardcover, 8vo., bound in full old calf, gilt spine and spine label, marbled endpapers. Leather worn at corners; outer hinges dry, but holding nicely; spines worn. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedowns;... more

Price: $640.00

New York: Harper and Brothers, 1841.

1841, later edition (first published one year prior). 483 pp. Hardcover, 12mo., in original brown cloth. A Fair to Good copy. Spine cloth completely missing, but the backstrip is motly intact and both boards are securely attached. Rubbing and loss to the cloth over the boards. Front inner hinge split.... more

Price: $100.00

Clarion, PA: The Clarion Democrat, 1910.

Third book. 1910, First edition, Softcover, 196 pp. Near Fine copy: minor fading to covers; faint creasing to upper corner. A clean, tight and unmarked copy of this rare title. Further adventures of our fearless detective and crime fighter in Western Pennsylvania, particularly among the low-life of Somerset, Bellefonte, Tyrone... more

Price: $128.00

New York: Scribner, 1987 .

1987 Softcover, in Very Good+ condition, with the light exterior shelf wear. ... more

Price: $14.00

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1911.

First edition, 1911, hardcover with pictorial red cloth boards, octavo, 310pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG+ with mild wear to spine ends and corners, rubbing, binding mostly tight, previous owner's stamp to front pastedown, otherwise text clean and unmarked with small closed tear to foredge of rear flyleaf, rear inner... more

Price: $30.00

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1965.

423 pp. A near fine copy in grey cloth. Light shelfwear. Dustjacket is very good with slight loss at spine ends, minimal rubbing. Inscribed by author in half-title page. Contents very clean with bright, unmarked text. ... more

Price: $10.80

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1965.

Inscribed by Alberts pre-publication! Stated first printing, 1965, hardcover with brown cloth boards in dust jacket, octavo, 423pp., illustrated in b&w. Book near fine with hint of wear to spine ends and corners, binding tight, text clean and unmarked with small shelf stain to bottom corner of text block. DJ... more

Price: $25.00

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Dutton Childrens Books, 1988.

First Edition. Review copy. From the author of _The Black Cauldron_. Near fine hard back book with a near fine dust jacket. Publication date: 1988. All pages clean, crisp and unmarked. Strong spine. Clean boards. Dust jacket shows minor bumping. Pages: 152. Very nice copy. Ocatvo. Review Copy. ... more

Price: $10.71

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Dutton Childrens Books, 1987.

Softcover, uncorrected proof in dust jacket. 164 pp. Book is fine. DJ is near fine-. Upper edge of DJ spine shows some bumping and wear. Contents of book are clean with bright, unmarked text. ... more

Price: $25.50

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2002.

First edition (full number line from 10 down to 1, price on DJ $18). Quarto, cloth-backed boards with dust jacket, unpaginated, illustrated, clean unmarked text, Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket, lightest rubbing to the tips of the dust jacket. ... more

Price: $13.60

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1871.

Hardcover, 1871, octavo, 317pp., sparsely illustrated. Book VG with rubbing, mild wear to spine ends and corners, binding tight, previous owner's plate to front pastedown, text clean and unmarked with general toning throughout. No DJ. ... more

Price: $75.00

New York: Dix, Edward and Co., 1857.

1857, First American edition. 433 pp. + ads. Hardcover, embossed green cloth, 8vo., gilt title. Bad-ass frontis of 2 lions taking down a giraffe. Illustrated throughout with engravings and full page plates. Near Fine copy, no dust jacket, but comes in a protective mylar sleeve. Covers rubbed with mild soil;... more

Price: $128.00

New York: Dix, Edward and Co., 1857.

1857, First American edition. 433 pp. + ads. Hardcover, embossed green cloth, 8vo., gilt title. Frontis of 2 lions taking down a giraffe. Illustrated throughout with engravings and full page plates. Good+ copy: Covers faded and show some soiling; spine ends worn, with tearing and shallow loss to cloth. Clean... more

Price: $125.00

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1875.

Hardcover with gilt decorated maroon cloth boards, 1875, octavo, 542pp., illustrated in b&w and color + fold out map. Book VG with edgewear to spine ends and corners, rubbing and mild soil to boards and spine, binding tight, text clean and unmarked with some mild foxing and toning. No DJ,... more

Price: $200.00

New York: G. W. Carleton & Co., 1877.

380 pp. Very good- copy in black ink and gilt stamped rust colored cloth. Rubbing/shelfwear to spine ends, joints, and corners. No dust jacket. Slight slant to binding. Foxing to tissue guard at frontis, adhesive remain pp. 189. Text is clean, bright, and unmarked. ... more

Price: $51.00

New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1857.

Volume 3 only. 1857, First American edition, printed for distribution in the US from the British sheets of Longman. Hardcover, in original green cloth. 635 pp. Illustrated -- complete with 3 fold-out maps and 16 chromolithograph plates and 6 woodcuts. A Fair copy. Ex-library sticker on the spine and front... more

Price: $200.00

New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1857.

Volume 2 only. 1857, First American edition, printed for distribution in the US from the British sheets of Longman. Hardcover, in original green cloth, gilt title (no publisher imprint on the spine. 676 pp. Illustrated -- complete with 2 fold-out maps, 8 chromolithograph plates and over 30 woodcuts. Both maps... more

Price: $300.00

New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1857.

Volume 1 only. 1857, First American edition, printed for distribution in the US from the British sheets of Longman. Hardcover, rebacked in slightly later green cloth with the original spine cloth laid-down, gilt title (no publisher imprint on the spine), new endpapers. 578 pp. Illustrated -- complete with 6 fold-out... more

Price: $500.00

Clinton, NJ: Amwell Press, 1991.

Signed by the author on the copyright page. 1991, Second Edition, bound exclusive for the Frank Russell Company. Hardcover, brown cloth, large 4to. Illustrated. Near Fine in a Near Fine slipcase. Both the book and case show minor fading and rubbing to the exterior. Clean contents. ... more

Price: $50.00



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