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To Fame Unknown

By: Alderman, Clifford Lindsey

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Appleton-Century-Crofts: 1954

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 000597


Mild bumping to heel; faint mildew stain to rear pastedown; binding still fairly square and tight. Dust jacket shows minimal wear with faint creasing to edges and light rubbing/soiling to panels. View more info

Voices on the Wind

By: Anthony, Evelyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000601


Spine bottom bumped, light soiling to page fore edge. Dust jacket has a long scratch on the front panel; now in a protective mylar cover. View more info

The Mammoth Hunters

By: Auel, Jean M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Crown Publishers: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001428


Mild soiling to page edges; spine a little loose and pulled from backstrap; pages clean and still fairly tight. Dust jacket shows some mild shelf wear with creasing along edges and rubbing to panels. View more info

Girl with a Pearl Earring

By: Chevalier, Tracy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Plume: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001192


Faint curl to front corners; smooth, straight spine; appears unread. Black remainder mark on bottom page edge. View more info

The Lady and the Unicorn

By: Chevalier, Tracy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Dutton: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001341


Wrap around full color pictorial boards feature a courtly scene from a mediaeval tapestry. Cobalt blue dust wrapper with two small cut-outs framing the faces of the lady and the unicorn underneath. Dust jacket has a light crease at the top of the inside flap and a tiny tear at the corner of one of the cut-outs; now in protective mylar cover. View more info

Falling Angel

By: Chevalier, Tracy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Plume: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001474


Mild shelf wear to cover edges; smooth, straight spine - appears unread. View more info

Gallow's Thief

By: Cornwell, Bernard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Harper Collins: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000861


Nice, clean, tight coy. Dust jacket in protective mylar cover. View more info

Evening Star (formerly titled Sweet Surrender)

By: Coulter, Catherine

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Signet: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001127


First appeared in 1984 as "Sweet Surrender", the introduction to Coulter's Star Trilogy (which she now calls her Star Quartet). This book is graded Very Good. Paperback book grading key: a book that has been read more than once is graded Good to Very Good, depending on the degree of wear. The spine may be creased, slanted, or curled; the corners somewhat bumped, creased, or clipped; the edges mildly chipped or soiled; the cover a little scuffed; and/or the page... View more info

The Red Tent

By: Diamant, Anita

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Picador USA: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001907


Minor shelf wear; else fine. View more info

Jamaica

By: Douglass, Amanda Hart

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Leisure Books: 1977

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 001106


This book is graded Good+. Paperback book grading key: a book that has been read more than once is graded Good to Very Good, depending on the degree of wear. The spine may be creased, slanted, or curled; the corners somewhat bumped, creased, or clipped; the edges mildly chipped or soiled; the cover a little scuffed; and/or the pages yellowed, toned, or foxed. There may be writing or a name or store/library stamp(s) or mark(s) in the book, or some small closed tears alo... View more info

The King's General

By: du Maurier, Daphne

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company: 1946

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 000021


Spine and edges darkened and bumped; Writing on end papers. View more info

Walk in the Light

By: Durham, Charles

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Ballantine Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000919


Smooth, straight spine. Appears unread. View more info

The Immigrants

By: Fast, Howard

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Dell Publishing: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001415


This book is graded Good+. Paperback book grading key: a book that has been read more than once is graded Good to Very Good, depending on the degree of wear. The spine may be creased, slanted, or curled; the corners somewhat bumped, creased, or clipped; the edges mildly chipped or soiled; the cover a little scuffed; and/or the pages yellowed, toned, or foxed. There may be writing or a name or store/library stamp(s) or mark(s) in the book, or some small closed tears al... View more info

Lusty Wind for Carolina

By: Fletcher, Inglis

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, The Blakiston Company: 1944

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000022


Spine and front hinges loose; end papers depict the map of the Carolina shore by Edward Moseley; View more info

The Scotswoman

By: Fletcher, Inglis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, Bobbs-Merrill Co., Inc.: 1954

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 000098


Map endpapers. Dark blue cloth boards with still bright gilt lettering. Lower corners and heel are bumped, the rear lower corner is slightly creased. Some very mild foxing. The DJ shows some mild creasing along the edges and is slightly browned on the undersigned. The jacket design is still very bright and colorful and is protected in a Brodart jacket. Overall, a very nice copy of this book. View more info

Lusty Wind for Carolina

By: Fletcher, Inglis

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co., Ltd.:

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 000391


Slight roll to spine; top & bottom of spine and top front corner bumped; age darkening to page edges, but inside pages clean and tightly bound. End papers depict an Edward Moseley map of the "pirate haunted" Carolina shore. Pictorial front cover of dust jacket is in beautiful condition with colours still bright; only minimal wear at corners and spine ends of jacket, now in protective mylar cover. Price marked "12/6" on lower corner of front flap. View more info

Roanoke Hundred

By: Fletcher, Inglis

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co., Ltd.:

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 000393


Slight roll to spine; age darkening to page edges, but inside pages clean and tightly bound. Red cloth board with still-bright gilt lettering. Colours of pictorial front cover of dust jacket still bright; light soiling and minor chipping to rear panel - now in protective mylar cover. Price marked at "12/6 d." on front bottom of jacket flap. View more info

Bennett's Welcome

By: Fletcher, Inglis

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co., Ltd.: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000394


First UK Edition. Slight roll to spine; age darkening to top page edge; inside pages clean and tightly bound. Illustrated endpapers, slight wrinkle to front endpaper. Pictorial dust jacket is in beautiful conditon with colours still bright and clean, shows only minimal wear and now in protective mylar cover. Bottom front cover is clipped but price mark of "13/6" not disturbed. View more info

Raleigh's Eden

By: Fletcher, Inglis

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Bantam Books: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001268


This book is graded Good. Paperback book grading key: a book that has been read more than once is graded Good to Very Good, depending on the degree of wear. The spine may be creased, slanted, or curled; the corners somewhat bumped, creased, or clipped; the edges mildly chipped or soiled; the cover a little scuffed; and/or the pages yellowed, toned, or foxed. There may be writing or a name or store/library stamp(s) or mark(s) in the book, or some small closed tears alo... View more info

Ransom

By: Garwood, Julie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Pocket Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000603


1/2" tear at top of spine with corresponding tear to dust jacket. View more info