Category: Essays


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The Emperor's New Clothes

By: Alcock, Norman Z.

Price: $12.49

Publisher: CPRI, 1971

Light wear, price stamp on flep, small crease rear upper corner, small soil rear upper corner affecting the corner of a few rear pages as well, small soils on fore-edge View more info

The Harpweaver Volume II

By: Alexander, Rob (ed)

Price: $11.49

Publisher: St. Catharines, Brock University, 2003

Large crease rear lower corner, else light wear only, Brock University's magazine of literature and the arts, edited and published by a collective of students and faculty at Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario View more info

Dante Alighieri on World-Government or De Monarchia

By: Alighieri, Dante

Price: $45.49

Publisher: Liberal Arts Press, 1957

Edition: Second (Revised) Edition

Cardstock covers with stapled pages, couple chips at spine ends/small creases at corners, previous owner's name on 1/2 title page, translated by Herbert W. Schneider, introduction by Dino Bigongiari, a wee bit of pencil underlining and checkmarks, bit of sun fading on front cover View more info

Jewish-Ukrainian Relations: Two Solitudes

By: Aster, Howard

Price: $14.92

Publisher: Mosaic Press, 1988

Edition: Second (Revised) Edition

Light wear only, corners bumped and have small creases, price sticker on rear cover, no marks of previous owner View more info

Our American Cousins: The United States Through Canadian Eyes

By: Axworthy, Tom

Price: $19.49

Publisher: James Lorimer & Company, 1987

1st printing, light usage wear, previous owner's name on flep, bookstore codes in pencil on flep, price sticker on front cover, light wear only View more info

The Essays of Francis Bacon

By: Bacon, Francis

Price: $12.49

Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1901

NDJ, red/gold, handy volume classics, introduction by William H. Hudson, covers are lightly worn/rubbed/soiled, split at hinge introduction page yet still solid, light cover wear/bumps head/foot, laid-in advertisement for "Light Ho, Sir!" by Frank T. Bullen, The 3 R's is committed to saving the trees one leaf at the time! View more info

The Everyday Book

By: Batchelor, Mary

Price: $22.49

Publisher: Lion Publishing, 1982

dustjacket lightly rubbed/NOT price clipped, price in pencil on flep, remnants of price sticker on front dustjacket flap View more info

Christ in the Church: A volume of religious Essays

By: Benson, robert Hugh

Price: $25.49

Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co., 1920

No dustjacket, covers are blue/gold, covers faded at spine, light wear, previous owner's name on flep, bookstore codes on flep also, church stamp below publisher's information on title page, text block lightly age toned, very light wear only View more info

The Ninth of Thermidor: The Fall of Robespierre

By: Bienvenu, Richard (editor)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1968

dark turquoise, white and light turquoise cover in a superimposed rectangle pattern with white lettering. Spine is light turquoise. Back cover has description of book series Problems in European History. Fairly heavily scuffed, Especially along spine. Bottom right corner is bent, as a the first few pages. front facing foredge has the tiniest speck of red stain. Half title page has pencilled quote, and inked name. Text is lovely and clean. Any picture found beside ... View more info

Arthur, Arthur

By: Black, Arthur

Price: $15.49

Publisher: Stoddart Publishing, 1992

Very light wear only, previous owner's name on flep, bookstore codes in pencil on flep also, small scratch rear cover, a very nice copy View more info

The Libertarian Reader: Classic and Contemporary Writings from Lao-Tzu to Milton Friedman

By: Boaz, David (ed)

Price: $19.45

Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A., Free Press, 1997

Dustjacket has light wear only and is NOT price clipped/price sticker on front panel, 3rd printing by number line, covers are beige and black with gold text on spine, remainder mark lower edge of text block, previous owner's name on flep, bookstore codes in pencil on flep also, several small checkmarks at rear of book in Sources section View more info

Hidden History

By: Boorstin, Daniel J.;Boorstin, Ruth F. (eds)

Price: $23.67

Publisher: HarperCollins, 1987

Edition: First Edition

Dustjacket has very light wear only but is price clipped, covers are blue with gold text on front cover and spine, previous owner's name stamped on flep, bookstore codes in pencil on flep also, light wear only View more info

Victorian Adventure

By: Bostock, Trevor

Price: $27.49

Publisher: Tom Stacey Ltd, 1972

Dustjacket has light wear at extremities/chipping at spine ends/price sticker on front upper corner, covers are burgundy/gold, barely a hint of wear, previous owner's name on flep, bookstore codes in pencil on flep, tape shadows on flep View more info

The Long Walk at San Francisco State

By: Boyle, Kay

Price: $15.49

Publisher: Grove Press, 1970

1st printing of Evergreen Black Cat Book, lightest shelfwear, doesn't look read View more info

Shakespearean Tragedy

By: Bradley, A. C.

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Macmillan, 1964

Reprint, light wear, price sticker on front cover, previous owner's stamp inside front cover and on flep, small dampstain upper right corner of text block, text block is age toned View more info