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Farewell Thou Busy World

By: Bradley, John Hodgdon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Primavera Press: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32778

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light foxing / toning to the top edge of the front and rear boards. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. There is some light foxing to the top edges of the text pages. "Sooner or later most men find themselves groaning under the weight of civilization; yearning to escape the ambitions, obligations, and repressions of human society." View more info

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All the Green Gold An Irish Boyhood

By: Luibheid, Colm

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Praeger Publishers: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31214

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge nicks and tears along with some rubbing and wrinkling to the spine ends and corners. "In the great tradition of Irish storytelling, Colm Luibheid (pronounced Luvade) weaves a varigated tapestry of scenes showing his youth in Ireland during the 1940's and 1950's." View more info

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Vailima Letters Being Correspondence Addressed by Robert Louis Stevenson to Sidney Colvin (2 Volumes)

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis (Sidney Colvin)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Stone & Kimball: 1895

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35029

Condition: Very Good+


This is a two volume set. The books are in Very Good+ condition. The books and their contents are in clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and beginning wear. The text pages are clean and bright. The front pastedowns have a previous owner's bookplate (Sebastian C. Jones). "In other respects too, Stevenson was moving away from his upbringing. His dress became more Bohemian; he already wore his hair long, but he now took to wearing a velveteen jacket and rarely attended parties in conventional evening dress. Within the limits of a stri... View more info