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Princess Prunella and the Purple Peanut

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $65.00  $52.00

Publisher: N Y, Workman Publishing Company, Incorporated: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 143786

ISBN: 0761101667

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slight edge wear to cover. "Prunella, a proud, prissy, princess, plans to marry a pinheaded prince who will pamper her--until a wise old woman's spell puts a purple peanut on the princess's pretty nose." 10"w x 9 1/4"h. Signed by Margaret Atwood on the title page. Stated First Printing. View more info

I Put a Spell on You; the Autobiography of Nina Simone

By: Cleary, Stephen

Price: $58.00  $46.40

Publisher: Ebury Press: 1991

Seller ID: 123768

ISBN: 0852238959

Condition: Near Fine


Appears to be 1st printing, two 8 page b&w photo sections, 181 pages, all clean with no marking of any kind, covers straight with unbumped corners, back cover has light scratches. Black cloth with gold lettering. View more info

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Amphigorey

By: Edward Gorey

Price: $18.95  $15.16

Publisher: N Y, Berkeley Publishng: 1978

Seller ID: 145009

ISBN: 0425039110

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's inscription inside; otherwise clean and unmarked. A bit of wear to cover. 8"w x 10 7/8"h. Includes 15 book: The Unstrung Harp, The Listing Attic. The Doubtful Guest, The Object-Lesson, The Bug Book, The Fatal Lozenge, The Hapless Child, The Curious Sofa, The Willowdale Handcar, The Gashlycrumb Tinies, The Insect God, The West Wing, The Wuggly Ump, The Sinking Spell, The Remembered Visit. View more info

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Unsinkable: Churchill and the First World War

By: Freeman, Richard

Price: $12.95  $10.36

Publisher: History Press: 2013

Seller ID: 141491

ISBN: 0752498894

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Very clean, tight book showing very little wear, besides library markings book appears nearly new. `Unsinkable is the story of a man unjustly vilified: Churchill in the First World War. His enemies - the Tory Party - censured him for Antwerp, the Dardanelles and Gallipoli. He could do no right and was regarded as a dangerous maniac. But the true story is quite the opposite. This book tells how, as a brilliant First Lord of the Admiralty, Churchill was ousted by ... View more info

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Gorey Festival: The Hapless Child / The Sinking Spell / The Fatal Lozenge / The Curious Sofa ( Four Volume Set in Slipcase), A

By: Gorey, Edward

Price: $120.00  $96.00

Publisher: Astor Honor/Obolensky Publishers: 1964

Seller ID: 140470

Condition: Good


Boxes set of four books, all published in 1960-1964. Small format: 4 7/8"w x 6 1/8"h. The Fatal Lozenge has a stain at the bottom of the cover and the first few pages. The Hapless Child has a worn, creased spine and scuffed cover. Slight edge wear and creases to The Curious Sofa and The Sinking Spell. Slipcase is worn at corners with a color dragon illustration on one side. Hard to find in this format. View more info

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Amphigorey

By: Gorey, Edward

Price: $18.95  $15.16

Publisher: N Y, G.P. Putnam: 1975

Seller ID: 145904

ISBN: 0425028674

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. . A bit of wear to cover. 8"w x 10 7/8"h. Includes 15 book: The Unstrung Harp, The Listing Attic. The Doubtful Guest, The Object-Lesson, The Bug Book, The Fatal Lozenge, The Hapless Child, The Curious Sofa, The Willowdale Handcar, The Gashlycrumb Tinies, The Insect God, The West Wing, The Wuggly Ump, The Sinking Spell, The Remembered Visit. View more info

Vis and Ramin (Persian Heritage series)

By: Gurgani, Fakhr ud-Din

Price: $35.95  $28.76

Publisher: Columbia Univ Pr: 1972

Seller ID: 142073

ISBN: 0231034083

Condition: Very Good


Covers show light wear only, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 357 pages, translated from the Persian to English by George Morrison. This is a prose translation of the epic poem by Gurgani, and is one of the earlies of its kind in Persian literature. Looks like a pretty action-packed tale involving a sorceress who casts a spell of impotency; escapes, a wild boar, a brawl, a marriage ensue. Jacket is quite shelf-worn with several open tears, edge/corner wear but intact. View more info