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1 Bermel, Albert (editor); ; Bermel, Albert (translator) A Dozen French Farces from the 15th to the 20th Centuries
New York, NY, U.S.A. Limelight Editions 1997 0879100923 / 9780879100926 1st Printing Trade Paperback Very Good  8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 

Price: 10.93 USD
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2 Hemingway, Ernest A Farewell to Arms
New York, N. Y. Collier Books/ Macmillan Publishing 1986 0684174693 / 9780684174693 Later Printing Mass Market Paperback Good  Mass Market, 332 Pages 
Edge wear, light rubs and indentations. Former owner's name in ink on the back of the cover.  
Price: 3.32 USD
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3 Camus, Albert A Happy Death
New York, New York, U.S.A. Vintage Books 1973 0394718658 / 9780394718651 Mass Market Paperback Very Good Mass Market, 192 Pages 
Spine lightly sunned and some page toning. Light edge wear and a small amout of surface chipping at the top spine end. 
Price: 3.75 USD
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4 Burnett, Frances Hodgson A Little Princess : The Story of Sara Crewe
Boston, MA Deavid R. Godine 1989 0879237848 / 9780879237844 2nd Printing Hard Cover Very Good Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall, 192 Pages Graham Rust 
Mild edge wear. Dj has rubs and light surface scratches, light edge wear, small edge tear on the back panel. 
Price: 6.60 USD
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5 Brunt, Captain Samuel A Voyage to Cacklogallinia; With a Description of the Religion, Policy, Customs and Manners of That Country; Reproduced From the Original Edition, 1727, With an Introduction By Marjorie Nicolson.
New York, N. Y. The Facsimile Text Society/Columbia University Press 1940 Hard Cover Good +  No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Light blemish on the spine, minor edge wear.  
Price: 28.45 USD
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6 Hemingway, Ernest Across the River and Into the Trees
New York, N. Y. Charles Scribner's & Sons 1950 First Edition Hard Cover Cloth Acceptable Reading Copy No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Serious rodent damage to the spine and front board. Black cloth, gilt spine titles and decorations are worn and very dull. Edge wear at top and bottom of spine with light fraying at the top. Bright gilt embossed signature on the front board. Interior clean and tight. Back pastedown slightly overlaps back board. Textblock edges browning, more so top edge, and very clean. Very few light rubs and handling marks. 
Price: 14.25 USD
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7 Hemingway, Ernest Across the River and into the Trees
New York, N. Y. Charles Scribner's Sons 1985 0684184966 / 9780684184968 Mass Market Paperback Very Good  
light spine creases.  
Price: 3.75 USD
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8 de la Fontaine Jean Adonis
London, U.K. Rodale Press 1957 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Rossem, Ru van 
This book is a beauty. Each litho is worth the price of the book. Both the front and the back boards are lithos also. Dj leaves a bit to be desired with some light soil, a toned spine, several very small edge tears, and three one inch edge tears. Boards have very light wear at the extremities, and there is a former owner's bookplate on the front pastedown. 
Price: 11.35 USD
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9 Bacon, Francis (Lord Verulam); Creighton, James Edward (introduction) Advancement of Learning and Novum Organum
New York, N. Y. Willey Book Co. 1944 Revised Hard Cover, Cloth Good +  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 476 Pages 
Brown cloth with gilt spine and cover titles. Modest edge wear and crimping at the spine ends. Light fraying at the corners and one tip bumped. Very light damp stain on the back board that is barely visible.  
Price: 11.88 USD
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10 Cervantes, Miguel De; Smollett, Tobias George (Translator) Adventures of Don Quixote De La Mancha
New York, N. Y. Farrar Straus & Giroux/Andre Deutsch 1986 0374519439 / 9780374519438 Second Impression Stated Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 846 Pages 
Small tear at one spine corner. Edge wear and light edge soil. Cover creases and some light indentations. Light stin on the back cover. 
Price: 7.13 USD
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11 Baum, L. Frank American Fairy Tales
New York, N. Y. Dover Pubns 1978 0486236439 / 9780486236438 Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Light moisture damage to the edges, cover creases. 
Price: 5.22 USD
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12 Wilde, Oscar An Ideal Husband (Thrift Editions Ser.)
Mineola, NY, U.S.A. Dover Publications, Incorporated 2001 048641423X / 9780486414232 Trade Paperback As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 

Price: 4.70 USD
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13 Sophokles Antigone, Griechisch./Deutsch
Stuttgart, Germany Reclam 1998 315007682X / 9783150076828 Trade Paperback Good + 16mo - over 5" - 6" Tall, 143 Pages 
Greek and German translation. Light edge wear. Very light cover soil. 
Price: 7.55 USD
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14 Service, Robert W. Ballads of a Cheechako
Toronto, Ontario, Canada William Briggs 1909 Hardcover Fair No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" Tall, 137 Pages 
Rear interior hinge is cracked. Binding has been mended and is fairly tight. Some chequeing on the textblock edges. Light wear to the extremities. Top of spine lightly bumped. Modest rubs and cover blemishes. Former owner's name in ink on the first page. Appears to be missing it's ffep. 
Price: 4.70 USD
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15 Kanin, Garson Born Yesterday: Acting Edition
New York, NY, U.S.A. Dramatists Play Service, Incorporated 1973 Reprint Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Light cover and edge wear. 
Price: 5.23 USD
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16 Guest, Edgar A. Collected Verse of Edgar A. Guest
Chicago, IL, U.S.A. Reilly & Lee Co. 1946 11th Edition Hard Cover Fair +  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Ffep is missing, next page is torn near hinge. Owner's name in ink, Guest obituary taped to 1st page, 2 poems taped to front pastedown, owner's name in ink, + address sticker. Sturdy green binding with spine gilt very weak and rubbed. Board corners bumped, 937 pages of quality paper, plus poetry.  
Price: 10.40 USD
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17 Rostand, Edmond; ( Untermeyer, (translator)) Cyrano De Bergerac
New York Heritage Press 1954 Hard Cover Good  No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Brissaud, Pierre 
Book plate with owner's name in ink on the ffep. Though copyright is 1954 it is most likely a later printing (60's or 70's), but there is no later date listed. Top of spine lightly bumped with some rubs. Colorful marbleized black, red, and white cover.  
Price: 8.50 USD
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18 James, Henry Daisy Miller
New York, N.Y. Hermes House Hard Cover Very Good Slipcase Good +, No Dust Jacke 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Gustave Nebel 
This is the smaller undated Heritage Press Editiion in slipcase, printed in England. Red slipcase has a small 1/3 inch damp stain. Book has very light wear at the tips with very slight barely noticeable board exposure. Marbled boards, gilt and red lettering. 
Price: 9.45 USD
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19 Dante, Alighieri; Musa, Mark Dante's Inferno: The Indiana Critical Edition
Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A. Indiana Univ Pr 1995 0253209307 / 9780253209306 Trade Paperback Fair  8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Has a damp stain on the bottom edge which intrudes less than 1/4 in into the textblock. Looks good.  
Price: 9.45 USD
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20 Dickens, Charles David Copperfield
Norwalk, Ct. Easton Press 1979 Hard Cover Leather Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall John Austen 
Gilt stamped fine leather binding. All edges gilt with a few small scratches, and blemishes on the bottom edge. There is an ink inscription about the death of Dickens on the back of the front endpaper. Silk ribbon book mark and beautiful silk endpapers. 
Price: 28.45 USD
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