Dr Hoff's Therapeutic Bibliotheca: Older Fiction
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Edinburgh Review, Or Critical Journal
Vol XXXIII. Edinburgh Archibald Constable, 1st ed. Scuffed marbled paper over hardboards with brown leather spine & corners very worn & deteriorated plus small chips, front board reattached using PVA, page ends browned & dusted, end papers including title page lightly brown spotted, text pages very good though occasional spotting, library stamp on front free end & title page, tight & clean copy, Fair
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Book number: 007679-misclit
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Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: Scottish; journal; periodical;

 
Edinburgh Review, Or Critical Journal
Vol XX. Edinburgh Archibald Constable, 1st ed. Watermarked & soiled grey-brown paper over hardboards with brown leather spine & corners very worn & deteriorated, spine ends partly chipped one inch, front board reattached using PVA, page ends browned & lightly stained, pages very brown spotted, library stamp on front free end & title page, tight & clean copy, Fair
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Book number: 007676-misclit
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 25.25 | £UK 22 | JP¥ 3131]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: Scottish; journal; periodical;

 
The New Censorship. The Monthly Journal of the Next Savage State.
February, 1994. Vol. 4, No. 11. Size [14p, b&w drawings] (This issue contains poems by Reed Bye & art work by Keith Abbott.) Black lettering on white paper, with stapled binding, minor edgewear & no tears but otherwise no significant signs of use, tight binding & no loose or marked pages, Very Good
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Book number: 012319-misclit
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2236]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: literature; poetry;

 
ABBOTT, JACOB.
The Florence Stories. The English Channel.
New York Sheldon & Company, 1863. Later prt of 1st edition. Size [viii, 252p, 6 illus incl frontispiece, adverts] (The fourth volume in the Florence Stories series.) Red cloth hardboards with slightly worn gold lettering & design on spine, corners worn but not through cloth, spine ends worn & partly frayed up to 1/8 inch, covers lightly soiled, page ends dusted, end papers lightly soiled & browned, some pages lightly brown spotted & smudged, some plates brown spotted at borders, small tear to corner of title page repaired, owner signature dated 1862 in ink on front free end, Good
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Book number: 007845-misclit
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.75 | £UK 31.5 | JP¥ 4472]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: literature;

 
ABBOTT, KEITH.
Mordecai of Monterey.
Berkeley, CA City Miner Books, 1985. Stated first edition. Size [218p] Dust jacket with minor edgewear but no tears. Blue cloth hardboards with black lettering on spine, no internal or external signs of use, AUTHOR calligraphy inscription reads. "For Francesco & Femi, Keith '92," bright copy with tight binding & no loose or marked text pages, Very Good
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Book number: 012318-misclit
USD 42.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.75 | £UK 33 | JP¥ 4696]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: literature; California; Monterey; novel;

 
AUGUSTI, BRIGITTE.
Die Letzten Maltheims. Erzahlung Aus Der Zeit Friedrichs Des Groszen.
Leipzig Ferdinand Hirt & Sohn, 1904. 5th edition. [224+ several full-page illustrations by Hugo Engl] (The fourth story in a series of five written by the author to illustrate the life of German women in past centuries.) Red-brown cloth w/ gold lettering on spine & red lettering in gold relief on cover, illustration on front cover & decorative red & green flower design & black borders on spine & front cover, corners & spine edges slightly worn but not worn through cloth, decorative gold end papers, faint marbling on page ends, small area of white scuffing on lower spint, small bookplate & interesting inscription on flyleaf ending"...Henry Kruger aus Buenos Aires" dated '06, light brown spotting on title page & a few other pages, frontispiece tissue very brown spotted, Good
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Book number: 001880-misclit
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Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: German; literature;

 
BALLAGAS, EMILIO.
Obra Poetica.
Compilacion y prologo de Enrique Sainz. La Habana, Cuba Editorial Lettras Cubanas, 2007. Size [276p] Coloured paperback with minor edgewear & no internal signs of use, bright copy with tight binding & no loose or marked pages, Near Fine
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Book number: 011565-misclit
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Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: literature; poetry; Cuban; poesias;

 
BALLANTYNE, R.M.
The Settler and the Savage. A Tale of Peace and War in South Africa.
With illustrations. Toronto A.G. Watson, 1877 preface. First Canadian edition. Size [vii, 421p, advert, 2 frontispiece, 4 b&w illustr] Never had dust jacket. Dark green cloth hardboards with black lettering & two-tone floral on front cover & slightly worn gold lettering & two-tone floral on spine, covers very good except most corners slightly worn through cloth & spine ends worn & frayed up to 1/4 inch, plus minor wear to lower edges & spine edges, page edges browned, cream front endpaper lightly soiled & with owner signature "R. Marshall," in old script, cream back endpaper darkened or perhaps stained due to previous insert, frontispieces lightly brown spotted, title page browned, & both sheets with brown paper glued to inside edge, text pages & plates very good except browned along borders, tight binding & no loose or marked text pages, Good
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Book number: 012340-misclit
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 89.5 | £UK 78.75 | JP¥ 11181]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: juvenile literature; South Africa;

 
BALLANTYNE, R.M.
Sunk at Sea Or the Adventures of Wandering Will in the Pacific.
London James Nisbet & Co, 1890's?. 1st edition, later printing. Size [128p, adverts] Red cloth hardboards with gold & black lettering & small pictorials on front cover & red lettering in gold background on slightly faded spine, upper edge of front cover lightly watermarked, page ends lightly soiled, yellow end papers lightly browned & with light red or brown stains along upper 1/2 inch, owner inscription dated 1896 in ink on front free end, minor brown spotting on title page, pages very good though faintly browned at borders, tight binding & unmarked text, Good
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Book number: 010072-ash
USD 22.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.75 | £UK 17.5 | JP¥ 2460]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: Literature; Juvenile story; adventure;

 
BARBOUR, RALPH HENRY.
Kitty of the Roses.
Illustrated by Frederic J. von Rapp. Philadelphia J.B. Lippincott Co, 1905. Later prt of 1st ed, 1904. Size [173p, 5 coloured plates inclu frontispiece, many b&w illustr] Maroon cloth hardboards with gold lettering & pictorial of woman with flowers on front cover, front cover lightly soiled, back cover with faint watermarks, spine ends slightly worn through cloth & stiff due to use of hard glue, some other edges slightly worn, gold upper page ends, upper & lower page ends slightly uneven due to amateur glue work, end papers & glossy pages very good, numerous illustrations also very good, bright copy with tight binding & unmarked pages, Very Good
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Book number: 010666-ash
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.5 | £UK 19.75 | JP¥ 2795]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: Literature;

 
BEERS, HENRY A.
Initial Studies in American Letters.
Cleveland The Chatauqua Press, 1899 copyright. 1st ed?. Size [v, 221pp] Brown cloth hardboards with gold lettering on spine & black lettering & borders on front cover, some corners & spine ends slightly worn through cloth, page ends & end papers lightly brown spotted, Very Good
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Book number: 004135-ash
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 12 | JP¥ 1677]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: literature; history; American;

 
BENGOUGH, J.W.
Motley
Toronto William Briggs, 1895. 1st ed. Size [172p, numerous small drawings, adverts] Dark red-brown cloth hardboards with gold lettering including dulled lettering on slightly faded spine, spine ends worn & frayed up to 1/4 inch, some corners slightly worn through cloth, minor wear to some other edges, floral end papers browned especially at borders, dull red stain at lower corners of front end paper, pages very good though occasional smudge or spot, good condition except catalogue numbers on spine, mechanic's institute stamps on front end paper, flyleaf & page 31, back pocket & checkout slip, tight & clean copy, Exlibrary Copy
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Book number: 007656-misclit
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Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: literature; poetry; cartoons; Canadian author; cartoonist;

 
BENSON, THEODORA, & BETTY ASKWITH.
How to Be Famous Or the Great in a Nutshell.
Illustr by Nicholas Bentley. London Victor Gollancz, 1937. 1st ed. Size [136pp, 30 drawings] (Many humorous character sketches, some no more than one sentence, plus portrait drawings to match.) No dust jacket. Light blue cloth hardboards with black lettering partly worn away from worn & chipped paper label on slightly darkened spine, corners slightly worn but not through cloth, spine ends worn & frayed up to 1/4 inch, cloth lightly scuffed, page ends & most pages lightly brown spotted, owner inscription dated 1937 in ink on front free end, small Johannesburg bookstore stamp on front pastedown, tight copy, Good
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Book number: 005945-misclit
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Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: character sketches; humour humor; vignettes;

 
BERLYNE MCCROSKY, JUDY.
Blow the Moon out.
Saskatoon, SK Thistledown Press, Ltd, 1995. 1st edition. Size [108p] (Twelve short stories by a writer living in Saskatoon, SK, her second published collection.) Pale blue paperback with coloured illustration on front cover & author photography on back, essentially no signs of use, bright & tight copy with unmarked text, AUTHOR INSCRIPTION on title page dated August, 2002, Near Fine
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Book number: 010008-misclit
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Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: literature; short stories; Canadian author; Saskatoon;

 
BOCCACCIO, GIOVANNI.
Il Decamerone Di M. Giovanni Boccaccio.
Vol. I-V. Illustrated by Gravelot, Boucher, Cochin & Eisen. Londra [Prault], 1757. Prima edizione. Size [xi, 292p; 271p; 195p; 261p; 247p, 5 antiporta con 1 ritratto di Boccaccio, 110 tavole, 97 culs-de-lampe] Brown leather hardboards with gold lettering on maroon labels on spines with five gold nerves, leather generally scuffed & very worn along edges, most corners worn through to boards, most spines very worn, most with large chips & one with lettering affected, page edges lightly dusted & soiled, blue marbled end papers very good, text pages generally very good though a few small lower dog ears, portrait of Boccaccio included within title page engraving of vol. I, illustrations superb except light brown stains affecting corner of vol. IV & title page of vol. V, bookplate on vol. IV reads, "Sir Henry P. de Bathe Bar.," thus internally very good except minor defects noted above, tight bindings & no loose pages, Fair
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Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: Italian; Medieval literature;

 
BRAUTIGAN, RICHARD.
Dreaming of Babylon
New York Delacorte Press / Lawrence, 1977. 1st edition, stated 2nd prt. Size [220p] Dust jacket bright but faintly scuffed, & upper & lower edges slightly worn but not torn, price clipped. Black cloth hardboards with black lettering on gold relief on spine, covers & spine very good though faint wear to lower corners, page edges lightly soiled, no internal signs of use except owner signature & small red owner stamp at top of front free end, bright copy with tight binding & no loose or marked pages, Very Good
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Book number: 012307-misclit
USD 70.00 [Appr.: EURO 62.75 | £UK 55 | JP¥ 7827]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: Literature; Novel; American;

 
BRAUTIGAN, RICHARD.
So the Wind Won't Blow It All Away.
New York Delacorte Press / Lawrence, copyright 1982. 1st edition, stated 1st prt. Size [131p] Dust jacket bright but lightly scuffed, & upper & lower edges worn & frayed up to 1/2 inch. Light purple papered hardboards with silver lettering on purple cloth spine, covers & spine very good though upper & lower edges faintly worn, upper page edges faintly soiled, no internal signs of use, bright copy with tight binding & no loose or marked pages, Very Good
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Book number: 012306-misclit
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 89.5 | £UK 78.75 | JP¥ 11181]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: Literature; Novel; American;

 
BROWN, JOHN.
Horae Subsecivae.
Introduction by Austin Dobson. London Oxford University Press, 1907. Reprt 3rd ed of 1st ed, 1858. Size Series Dark maroon leatherette hardboards with missing spine replaced with brown lamb's leather, some edges worn through original leather, pages very good, owner inscription in ink on front free end, tight & clean copy, Good
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Book number: 006755-misclit
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Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: christian religion; literature; Scottish; essays;

 
BROWN, E.K. (ED).
Representative Essays of Matthew Arnold.
Intro by E.K. Brown. Toronto MacMillan Co of Canada, 1936. 1st edition. Size [xlii, 240p, footnotes] No dust jacket. Light blue cloth hardboards with dulled gold lettering on slightly faded spine, cover borders also slightly browned plus a few black spots, minor wear to points, upper page ends dusted, owner signature in ink on front free end, minor pencil erased, tight & clean copy, Good
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Book number: 008465-ash
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.5 | JP¥ 1342]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: literature; criticism; religion; science; poetry; essays;

 
BURGESS, THORNTON W.
The Adventures of Old Man Coyote.
Illustrations by Harrison Cady. Toronto McClelland & Stewart, Ltd, 1943 copyright. 1st edition. Size [vi, 120p, several illus] No dust jacket. Blue cloth hardboards with black lettering, corners & spine ends slightly worn, page ends spotted, owner inscription in ink on back of front free end, pages & illustrations very good, tight & clean copy, Good
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Book number: 006694-ash
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.5 | JP¥ 1342]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: juvenile literature; bedtime story;

 
BYE, FRITHJOF E.
Wolven Huilden Rond Het Bosmeer.
Vertaling uit het Noors van Greta Baars-Jelgersma. Nijkerk G.F. Callenbach, 1950's?. Eerste druk?. Size [295pp, several b&w drawings] (Illustraties van Ans van Zeyst en Manna Saelman.) No dust jacket. Beige papered hardboards & cloth spine with brown lettering & brown & red illustrations, minor wear to edges, end papers lightly browned, bright & tight copy, Very Good
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Book number: 005535-misclit
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 12 | JP¥ 1677]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: Dutch; literature; fiction;

 
CARLETON, WILL.
City Legends.
New York Harper & Brothers, 1890. 1st edition. Size [170p, 19 b&w illusts inclu frontispiece, adverts] (A collection of seven short plays written in poetical verse.) Olive green cloth hardboards with gold lettering & dark green & black pictorial on soiled & spotted front cover, spine & back cover very good, though lower corners slightly worn through cloth & spine edges & bevelled edges worn, page ends lightly browned, brown end papers very good, pages & illustrations very good, tissue slightly crinkled, tight binding & unmarked text, Good
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Book number: 010664-ash
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 25.25 | £UK 22 | JP¥ 3131]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: Poetry; Plays; Theatre;

 
CHAMBERS, ROBERT W.
Blue-Bird Weather.
Illustrations by Charles Dana Gibson. New York D. Appleton & Co, 1913. Later prt of 1st ed, 1911. Size [141p, 7 b&w illust on plates inclu frontispiece] Blue cloth hardboards with silver lettering, covers very good but spine slightly dulled & its lettering partly worn, corners & spine ends slightly worn, page ends dusted & untrimmed, owner signature date 1919 in ink on front free end, text pages & illustration very good, tight binding & unmarked text, Good
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Book number: 010108-ash
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2236]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: Literature;

 
COLESWORTHY, D.C.
The Year.
New York Lee and Shepard, 1873. 1st edition. Size [122p] Red-brown cloth hardboards with gold lettering, corners & some edges slightly worn but not through cloth, spine ends worn & partly frayed 1/8 inch, small chew hole at top of spine, covers lightly soiled, page ends dusted, pages lightly browned & occasionally spotted, tight & clean copy, Good
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Book number: 007848-ash
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.5 | £UK 19.75 | JP¥ 2795]
Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: literature;

 
COOKE, ARTHUR O.
The Luck of Colin Charteris. A Story of Adventure in Modern Mexico.
Illustrated by D.C. Eyles. London & Glasgow Blackie & Son Ltd, 1920's?. Later prt of 1st ed. Size [320p, 6 illustr] Red-brown cloth hardboard with black lettering & black & cream cowboy pictorials, cloth lightly sooted & scuffed, some edges worn but not through cloth, page ends dusted, juvenile owner's first prize inscription dated 1931 in pencil on front pastedown, black photo corners on front free end, pages generally very good though a few with brown spotting or smudges, tight & clean copy, Good
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Book number: 006213-ash
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Catalogue: Older Fiction
Keywords: literature; fiction; adventure story; juvenile boys;

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