Category: Classics


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The Imitation of Christ with an Introductory Essay by Thomas Chalmers. A New Improved Edition with A Life of the Author by C. Ullmann

By: A Kempis, Thomas and C. Ullmann and Thomas Chalmers

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Chicago: Donohue, Henneberry & Company:

Seller ID: 2654842

Condition: VERY GOOD for age. Textblock appears clean. Pages toning. Binding sound. Covers bright.

Circa 1850s. Original binding. Orange cloth hardcover with decorative black stamping. 283pp. View more info

Aesop's Fables

By: Aesop

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Chicago: The World Syndicate Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 2654755

Condition: GOOD in FAIR jacket. Textblock appears clean. Binding sound. Jacket bright with small tears and chipping.

Circa 1940s. Original binding. Red cloth hardcover with black lettering. Rare pictorial dust jacket now in clear plastic BRODART protector. 181pp. View more info

The Wasps

By: Aristophanes (Intro by W. W. Merry)

Price: $12.60

Publisher: Oxford: The Clarendon Press:

Seller ID: 2654779

Condition: GOOD. Binding sound. Light pencilling to text. Bookplate to front pastedown. Covers bright. Minor wear to extremities.

1893. Original binding. Burgundy cloth hardcover with Decorative black stamping. 110pp. Catalogue. View more info

St. Athanasius on the Incarnation: The Treatise De Incarnatione Verbi Dei

By: Athanasius (Intro by C. S. Lewis)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London: A. R. Mowbray:

Seller ID: 2655122

Condition: VERY GOOD. Owner's name. Else excellent.

1970. Blue cloth hardcover. No DJ. 120pp. View more info

The Golden Book of Saint Augustine.

By: Augustine

Price: $10.80

Publisher: London and Toronto: J. M. Dent & Sons; New York: Dutton & Company:

Seller ID: 2648149

Condition: VERY GOOD. Textblock appears clean. Binding sound. Slight wear to extremities.

1923. Original binding. Navy blue in full leather with bright gilt titling to spine which reads "Confessions." Frontispiece. Ribbon marker. Publisher's stain to top edges.180pp. View more info

The Confessions of Saint Augustine. Illustrated by Elaine Raphael and Don Bolognese

By: Augustine (trans by Edward Bouverie Pusey)

Price: $14.40

Publisher: The Franklin Library:

Seller ID: 2655003

Condition: AS NEW

1982. Handsomely decorated in blue full leather with gilt stamping. Gilt to all page edges. Decorative endpapers. 412pp. View more info

The Confessions of St. Augustine

By: Augustine, Aurelius

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Barbour Publishing:

Seller ID: 2652175

ISBN: 9.78E+12

Condition: VERY GOOD.

1984. Red hardcover with decorative gilt stamping. Matching endpapers. 197pp. View more info

St. Augustine's Confessions in Two Volumes. The Loeb Classica Library Series

By: Augustine, St. (with a trans by William Watts)

Price: $28.80

Publisher: Heinemann; Harvard University Press:

Seller ID: 2647481

ISBN: 674990293

Condition: VERY GOOD. Ex-college library with the usual treatments. Textblocks appear clean. Bindings sound.

1989. Originally published in this edition 1921. 2-volume SET. Red cloth hardcovers with gilt lettering. 471, 479pp. Indexes. List of titles. View more info

The Bible in Spain, or The Journeys, Adventures and Imprisonments of an Englishman, in an Attempt to Circulate the Scriptures in the Peninsula

By: Borrow, George (edited and Intro by Peter Quennell)

Price: $10.80

Publisher: London: MacDonald:

Seller ID: 2636163

Condition: VERY GOOD. Owner's name. Text-block appears clean. Binding sound. Covers bright.

1959. Maroon cloth hardcover with gilt lettering. Publisher's stain to top edges. #39 in the MacDonald Illustrated Classics Series. 586pp. Index. Catalogue. View more info

The Life of Samuel Johnson. Modern Library #282

By: Boswell, James

Price: $10.80

Publisher: Modern Library:

Seller ID: 25646

Condition: GOOD/GOOD. Pages clean. Binding sound. Dust Jacket has minor edgewear with small tears. Notes in pencil to rear endpages. Price clip.

1952. First edition (stated). Green Cloth hardcover with gilt lettering. Pictorial Dust Jacket now protected in BRODART clear plastic cover. 559pp. Index. Decorative endpapers. View more info

Pilgrim's Progress (in Yiddish with Hebrew Lettering)

By: Bunyan, John

Price: $48.60

Publisher: Hackney, London N. E., UK: The Operative Jewish Converts' Institution, Palestine House:

Seller ID: 29653

Condition: GOOD. Endpapers removed leaving damage to pastedowns. Pages clean. Spine tips worn through. Good reading copy.

VERY RARE Yiddish edition. Circa 1950s. Green textured pattern cloth hardcover with decorative gilt and Hebrew lettering in Yiddish title to front cover. 271pp. The translation of the work by Bunyan is in Yiddish using Hebrew characters throughout. Extremely RARE. View more info

The Pharisee and The Publican

By: Bunyan, John

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Swengel, PA: Reiner Publications:

Seller ID: 2628075

Condition: VERY GOOD. Pages clean. Binding sound. Light crease to front panel.

Circa 1980s. Grey Trade paperback.155pp. View more info

The Holy War Made by Shaddai Upon Diabolus for the Regaining of the Metropolis of the World, or the Losing & Taking Again of the Town of Mansoul

By: Bunyan, John

Price: $14.40

Publisher: London: James Nisbet & Company, Ltd.:

Seller ID: 2635610

Condition: FAIR. Text-block appears clean. Binding sound but a bit wobbly. Significant wear to edges. Bottom of rear panel wrinkled (dampness).

1887. Original binding. Cloth hardcover with blind stamping to front cover and spine. 343pp. View more info

Canterbury Tales. Everyman's Library #397

By: Chaucer, Geoffrey

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Everyman's Library:

Seller ID: 2640118

Condition: VERY GOOD in jacket. Pencilling to the first 15 pages. Binding sound. Jacket has minor edgewear.

1962. Charcoal cloth hardcover with gilt lettering. Dust jacket now protected in clear plastic Brodart protector. Decorative endpapers. 612pp. List of titles. View more info

The Spy. The Reader's Library Series

By: Cooper, James Fenimore (Lucas Lexow, series editor)

Price: $7.20

Publisher: New York: J. H. Sears & Company, Inc.:

Seller ID: 2639495

Condition: GOOD. Text-block appears clean. Binding sound. Cloth has shelf wear and browning with tiny white spots to front cover. Previous owner's name.

Circa 1920s. Red cloth hardcover with decorative stamping to front cover and spine. Decorative endpapers and title page. 245pp. View more info

The Amazing Asterix Omnibus

By: Goscinny, R. and A. Uderzo

Price: $28.80

Publisher: London: Hodder & Stoughton:

Seller ID: 2625530

ISBN: 9.78E+12

Condition: GOOD. Pages clean. Binding sound. Corner bump. Minor wear to extremities.

1982. Large blue hardcover with glossy pictorial cover. 256pp. Translated by Anthea Bell and Derek Hockridge. Written and illustrated by Uderzo. Publisher's defect: Asterix and the Black Gold is repeated in this volume. Asterix and the Great Divide is missing. View more info

The Vanishing American

By: Grey, Zane

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York: Grosset Dunlap:

Seller ID: 2630719

Condition: NEAR FINE. Can be considered fine for age. Binding sound. Text-block appears clean. The book is bright as is the jacket. Just slight wear visible to jacket with 1/4 inch closed tear.

Early reprint. Originally published 1925 by Harper & Brothers. Excellent condition. Green cloth hardcover with black lettering. Publisher's stain to top edges. Handsome dust jacket now protected in clear plastic BRODART cover. Jacket has native American sitting with young woman standing nearby. 308pp. Collectible. View more info

The DeGrammatico of St. Anselm: The Theory of Paronymy

By: Henry, Desmond Paul ed.

Price: $12.60

Publisher: Chicago: University of Chicago Press:

Seller ID: 32103

Condition: VG/GOOD. Pages clean. Binding sound. Ex-library with the usual.

1964. Cloth hardcover with gilt lettering. Dust Jacket now protected in BRODART clear plastic cover. Original price to front endflap. 169pp. View more info

Sons and Lovers. Modern Library #109

By: Lawrence, D. H.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: New York: Modern Library:

Seller ID: 26353

Condition: VG/VG. Price clipped. Pages clean. Binding sound.

1922. Later printing. Green Cloth hardcover with gilt lettering on black labels. Dust Jacket now protected in BRODART clear plastic cover. 491pp. View more info

Warren Hastings. The Carlton Classics Series

By: Macaulay, Thomas Babbington

Price: $7.20

Publisher: London: John Long:

Seller ID: 2625535

Condition: VG. Pages clean. Minor foxing to prelims. Owner's name to fep. Binding sound. Slight edgewear. Ribbon marker end worn.

1923. Handsome FULL CALF flex covers. 4 x 6 inches. Art nouveau decorative gilt stamping to front covers and spines. Rounded corners. Full gilt to top edges. Ribbon marker. 156pp. Introductory Biography of the author by Hannaford Bennett. View more info