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St. Nicholas Magazine, Volumes 1-65 (1873-1935)

Louisa May ALCOTT, L. Frank BAUM, Frances Hodgson BURNETT, Palmer COX, Rudyard KIPLING, Jack LONDON, Edna St. Vincent MILLAY, A.A. MILNE, Howard PYLE, Mark TWAIN, et al

Published by Scribner & Co. / The Century Co., New York (1935)

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Item Description: Scribner & Co. / The Century Co., New York, 1935. Hardcover. Magazine. 114 bound volumes with the original wrappers and advertisements bound in. Quartos. A consecutive run from 1873-1935 of Mary Mapes Dodge's famous monthly magazine for girls and boys, known for debuting the work of many important American and English writers. Among the many complete works included in this run are the first printed appearances of several major titles, including Alcott's *Eight Cousins* and Burnett's *Little Lord Fauntleroy*, five *Jungle Book* and three *Just-So* stories by Rudyard Kipling, and Mark Twain's *Tom Sawyer Abroad*. Works from the 20th Century include Jack London's early novel, *The Cruise of the Dazzler*; four prize-winning poems by the young Edna St. Vincent Millay; L. Frank Baum's "Juggerjook" and *Queen Zixi of Ix* (which he and many readers consider his best book); and A.A. Milne's poem "Teddy Bear" illustrated by Reginald Birch, which marked the first American appearance of Winnie-the-Pooh. Also included are other contributions by Alcott, Burnett, and Milne, Howard Pyle's *The Story of King Arthur and His Knights*, and Palmer Cox's popular and long running series "The Brownies." Other notable contributors are William Dean Howells, Joel Chandler Harris, Frederic Remington, and Jacob Riis. As editor, Dodge contributed stories and poems, wrote the monthly column "Jack-in-the-Pulpit," and created the magazine's departments, including the celebrated "St. Nicholas League" in 1899. The League published prize-winning poetry and prose, puzzles, drawings, and photographs submitted by the magazine's young readers. Among the notable submissions from 1904-1910, the League published seven poems and a letter by Millay, and Eudora Alice Welty had a prize-winning drawing: "A Heading for August" published in 1920. Listed on the Roll of Honor for drawings in August 1905 is Edward Estlin Cummings; F. Scott Fitzgerald was listed in October 1910 for a photograph; and in the November 1911 issue William Faulkner (as Falkner) was listed for a drawing. A remarkable assemblage of first appearances of major works for children. Further details available upon request. Bookseller Inventory # 374083

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Little Women

Alcott, Louisa May

Published by Roberts Brothers (1868)

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Item Description: Roberts Brothers, 1868. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. First edition, with 1868 on the title page and price of $1.25 for Little Women in the ads in the back of the book. Rebound in gilt-tooled leather with top edge gilt. Near fine condition. Comes in a custom-made collector's clamshell case with leather spine and corners. Bookseller Inventory # 108133

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Little Women or, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy [and] Little Women or, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy Part Second

Alcott, Louisa May

Published by Boston: Roberts Brothers (1869)

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Item Description: Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1869. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Two Volumnes. First edition, early issue with no "Part First" on the spine. First edition, mixed state of "Part Second" on spine. 8vo, original salmon cloth covers, lettered in gilt. minor wear to spine extremeties and tips of covers, otherwise a very good, clean set of this American classic. Owner's inscription, dated 1869, in each volume with stamp of "The Holy Trinity Church" of Brooklyn, N.Y. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1000631002

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Flower Fables.

ALCOTT, LOUISA MAY.

Published by Boston: George W. Briggs, 1855. (1855)

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Item Description: Boston: George W. Briggs, 1855., 1855. First edition. AlcottÕs first book, a collection of fables about nature she wrote at age 16 for her friend and neighbor Ellen Emerson, the daughter of Ralph Waldo Emerson. 8vo, original blind- and gilt-stamped brown cloth, gilt lettering. Frontis and five plates. BAL 142. Cloth a little worn and faded; some spotting to the endpapers; light offsetting in the text from leaves and flowers laid in; very good copy, enclosed in a quarter morocco clamshell box. Bookseller Inventory # 23779

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HOSPITAL SKETCHES

Alcott, L.M. [Louisa May]

Published by James Redpath, Boston (1863)

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Item Description: James Redpath, Boston, 1863. First Edition. Slim duodecimo (7' tall) hardcover in green cloth boards. Alcott family ownership indicated in ink on second blank page: "April 25th 1864/Mercy G Alcott/Book Wolcott/New Haven County/Conn--" Jedediah Gaylord Alcott, husband (and possibly cousin?) to Mercy Gaylord Alcott, was first cousin to Amos Bronson Alcott, Louisa May Alcott's father. Ad at rear of book announcing Wendell Phillips's Speeches at $2.50, not $2.25. VG/No DJ: minor shelfwear and edgewear, spine sunned, some ink spots on exterior of boards, minor age-toning to edges of text block and interior, front paste-down and ffep bear writing indicating this book once belonged to "Lydia S. Wilcox"; stamp on front paste-down with "M.S. Wilcox 490" in gilt text; touches of foxing, advertisement at rear of book lists Speeches at $2.50, but the .50 is crossed out with ink and .25 is written next to it in two places.Binding strong, text clean. A wonderful association copy of Alcott's Hospital Sketches.[Spine is dark green and has gilt text. Shelved in Case 1 - US History - Civil War]. Dupont. Bookseller Inventory # 9-83-1191032

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Little Women, or Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy. Part Second

Alcott, Louisa May

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Item Description: Roberts Brothers, Boston, 1869. Cloth. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. 12mo. [i-iii] iv, 5-359 pages plus eight pages of ads at rear paginated: 16, 12, 11, 3, 2, -, -, 14. BAL first edition, first state with no mention of Part One on p. iv. Green cloth with gilt to front and spine. Expertly rebacked with original endpapers, gutters, and spine repaired; resewn on cords. Frontispiece with original tissue guard intact plus three full page illustrations as called for. Elegant early inscription in pencil to second front endpaper: Lillie E. Read / Lewis School / Fountain Street Boston Highlands / Mass. Sound binding; complete in all respects including front and rear blank white as well as rust endpapers. Occasional unobtrusive soiling throughout. 12mo. Bookseller Inventory # Books007100

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FLOWER FABLES

Alcott, Louisa May

Published by Boston: George W. Briggs, 1855. (1855)

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Item Description: Boston: George W. Briggs, 1855., 1855. First edition. (1/1600 copies). With Louisa May Alcott's signature laid in. 16mo, 182pp; dark brown embossed cloth, with vignette in gilt at front, and title and publisher with four small vignettes separated by triple rules, all in gilt, at the spine. Pencil signature at front flyleaf; front and rear flyleaves each have smallish (1/2") chip with mild foxing. Plates have some brown speckling (from acid) with consequent mild speckling to adjacent leaves. Boards rebacked in Japanese tissue over linen and cloth backstrip relaid. The interior is, overall, fresh, clean and sound and the binding bright and firm. A collector's copy in custom-made cloth clamshell box. Illustrated with frontispiece and five plates. Louisa May Alcott's first book and the first time she published under her name rather than a pseudonym. These were fairy tales (eight stories and seven poems) she had written when she was only sixteen for Ellen Emerson, daughter of the author's lifelong friend and beloved Concord neighbor, Ralph Waldo Emerson. The fables were published only after a lapse of six years and once published enjoyed a quiet popularity for the next five decades. BAL 142. Seven Gables First Books Catalogue, although not in GoodspeedÕs First Books Catalogue. A difficult first book and especially so in this nice condition. Bookseller Inventory # 11585

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Little Women

Alcott, Louisa May

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Item Description: Roberts Brothers, Boston, 1869. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: None. Illustrated (illustrator). First Edition. Mixed state, both volumes published in 1869 by Roberts Brothers of Boston. Volume one very good with a split to the head of the spine and wear to the edges. Volume two very good with less wear to the cloth than volume one and two very short splits to the head of the spine. Both volumes faded to the spine. Notice regarding the publication of volume two appears to the close of text. No volume indication to volume one, but with part second noted to the spine of volume two. Eight pages of advertisements to each volume. Tissue covered frontispiece to each volume. A quite presentable set of this two volume classic. Bookseller Inventory # 004100

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Flower Fables [with a Presentation Inscription by Edward Everett Hale] WAS $2,250.

Alcott, Louisa May; [Hale, Edward Everett]

Published by George W. Briggs & Co., Boston (1855)

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Item Description: George W. Briggs & Co., Boston, 1855. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. First edition. PRESENTLY DISCOUNTED. WAS $2,250. A Near Fine copy of the first edition, first printing, of Louisa May Alcott's debut book, a collection of short stories and poems written by her in 1849 -- at age 16 -- for her dear friend, Ellen Emerson, the daughter of Ralph Waldo Emerson, and not published until six years after their writing. [Note: Alcott also wrote "The Inheritance" in 1849, but it was not published until 1997.] This is a Near Fine copy with only tiny bits of wear to the spine ends and tiny rubs to the board corners and a small light area to the front board. The front free endpaper has a small loss at the upper edge. The decorative cloth remains unusually vibrant and bright with the spine being only lightly darkened --- altogether a considerably better copy than we usually see. The front free endpaper also bears a presentation inscription from Edward Everett Hale giving this copy a noteworthy Association. The inscription reads: "Alice Miller,- // With the best wishes of her / old friend E.E. Hale / for the New Year / Jan 1, 1856." Edward Everett Hale was a noted Author, Historian, and Unitarian Minister whose father (Nathan Hale) was the nephew of American Revolutionary War Hero Nathan Hale. Among other works, Hale authored the short story "The Man Without a Country". Hale retired from his ministry in 1899 -- and was succeeded in the pulpit was Edward Cummings, father of E. E. Cummings -- at which time he as considered to be one of the nation's most important men of letters. Unsurprisingly, Hale and Alcott knew one another and corresponded, and it is thought that Hale, as editor of the "Christian Examiner, Old and New", sought to publish some of Alcott's work. A statue of Hale by Bela Pratt graces the Boston Public Garden. An altogether Near Fine copy of Louisa May Alcott's debut book with an excellent Association. Bookseller Inventory # 00004374

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Flower Fables.

Alcott, Louisa May.

Published by Boston. George W. Briggs & Company. 1855. (1855)

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Item Description: Boston. George W. Briggs & Company. 1855., 1855. First Edition. Illustrated with a frontispiece and 5 additional plates. Alcott's first book. Scarce: only 1600 copies printed. G+ in woven blue cloth stamped in gilt on the front boards and the spine. The gilt is dulled but attractive. With wear and heavy fraying to the top and bottom of the spine ends and the corners. Lightly edge-rubbed as well. The yellow endpapers are uniformly soiled and foxed, but the textural paper is white and clean throughout with an occasional spot of foxing. Overall, a good plus copy of this scarce work. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 3994

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Flower Fables.

ALCOTT, Louisa May.

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Item Description: briggs, Boston, 1855. hardcover. Book Condition: fine. First. 6 wood engravings. Small 8vo, modern full red morocco, gilt; original red cloth spine & covers bound in. Boston: Briggs, 1855. First Edition. Very attractive copy of the author's first book, consisting of 8 stories & 7 poems, written by Alcott at the age of sixteen for Ellen Emerson, and published six years later. Bookseller Inventory # 111126

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Flower Fables.

ALCOTT, Louisa May.

Published by Boston: George W. Briggs (1855)

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Item Description: Boston: George W. Briggs, 1855. Hardcover. Frontispiece and five plates. BAL 142. Nearly invisible professional repair along top of front gutter; minor general use. A very good copy of the author's rare first book, in folder and slipcase, which is worn along leather spine but with leather labels still legible. 1st edition. Bookseller Inventory # 6909

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Flower Fables.

Alcott, Louisa May. [Author's First Book].

Published by Boston: George W. Briggs & Co., 1855. (1855)

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Item Description: Boston: George W. Briggs & Co., 1855., 1855. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 182pp. with a frontis and five plates. Small 8vo. Original cloth stamped in blind with gilt. First edition of author's first book. BAL 142. Professionally repaired. Plates partially colored (neatly). Only 1600 copies of this little book were issued. This copy is collated and complete. Bookseller Inventory # 823

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Jo's Boys, And How They Turned Out. A Sequel to "Little Men"

ALCOTT, LOUISA MAY.

Published by Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1886 (1886)

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Item Description: Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1886, 1886. First Edition, first state. Original cloth; bookplate; contemporary gift in scription; very good plus in a custom morocco slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 20375

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The Frost-King or the Power of Love, and How it Prevailed over Fear and Cruelty

Alcott, Louisa May]

Published by James Blackwood, London (1855)

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Item Description: James Blackwood, London, 1855. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Published in the same year as The Flower Fables this is presumed to be the first edition published in England, and is exceptionally rare. Original red cloth with gilt Illustration of the Frost King circled by the title 'The Frost King or the Power of Kindness' [the title page has Love rather than Kindness], gilt border. Thespine has a rather intricate gilt design incorporating the title. The rear cover has a blind stamped version of the front cover illustration. Slight wear to spine ends with tiny piece of outer layer rubbed off at foot, corners lightly bumped, clean and bright with a tight binding. Internally, yellow end papers a little darkened, there is a tiny light stain in the margin of a few pages towards the end of the book, else clean and sound, all edges gilt. Small octavo [18cm],208pp, frontis, plus 5 full page illustrations. The chapter headings are ; TheFrost-King or the Power of Kindness, Eva's Visit to Fairy Land, Lily Bell and Thistle-Down, Little Bud, Little Sunbeam's Song of Clover-Blossom, Little Annies's Dream, Star Twinkle or the Flower's Lesson on Humility, The May Day Festival, The Voice of the Wind, Ripple the Water Spirit, Fairy Song. Book # 2240b; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 8984

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LITTLE MEN

ALCOTT,LOUISA MAY

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Item Description: ALCOTT,LOUISA MAY. LITTLE MEN: Life at Penfield with Jo's Boys. Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1871 (1871). Small 8vo, (5 x 6 3/4"), green cloth stamped in gold on front cover and spine, brown coated endpapers, some cover rubbing, tip wear, very small worn area on lower outer hinge (not weak), spine extrems slightly frayed else clean and tight, VG. Illustrated with 4 full page black and whites. 1st ed., 1st issue with ad listing "Pink and White Tyranny" as Nearly Ready, signature 1 present with no priority. Peter Parley To Penrod p.36, BAL 167. Bookseller Inventory # 33804

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UNDER THE LILACS

ALCOTT,LOUISA MAY

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Item Description: ALCOTT,LOUISA MAY. UNDER THE LILACS. Boston: Roberts Brothers 1878 (1878). 12mo (4 1/4 x 6 1/2"), dark tan pictorial cloth, [306]p. + 8p. ads, bindling slightly leaning else VG+. First edition, illustrated with 4 black and white plates. This is a nice copy of a hard to find first edition. BAL 188. Bookseller Inventory # 35594

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Jo's Boys

Alcott, Louisa May

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Item Description: Roberts Brothers, 1886. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. First edition, first state. In remarkable fine fresh condition, comes with a custom-made slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 106955

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Little Men

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Item Description: Roberts Brothers, Boston, 1871. Hard Cover. Book Condition: VG -. No Jacket. First Edition. Hardcover, Green cloth covers, with Gold gilt lettering and title ovals to front cover and spine. Brown endpapers, with correct first edition , first state ad for ' Nearly Ready ' - "Pink and White Tyranny ". Outer covers are worn at tips and spine ends are frayed, spine gutters are worn. Inner hinge at front leaf is starting to loosen.a presentable copy of a book which is approaching 150 years of age. Bookseller Inventory # 000638

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GARLAND FOR GIRLS

ALCOTT,LOUISA MAY

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Item Description: ALCOTT,LOUISA MAY. A GARLAND FOR GIRLS. Boston: Roberts Brothers 1888 (1887 8vo (4 3/4 x 6 3/4"), greyish cloth, 258p. + [8]p. ads + [14]p. publisher catalogue. Slightest of cover soil else near fine. 1st edition, first printing. Illustrated with title page vignette and 7 black and white plates. This is a beautiful copy of a lesser known Alcott title. BAL 217. Bookseller Inventory # 2281

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JoÕs Boys and How They Turned Out. A Sequel to ÒLittle MenÓ

ALCOTT, Louisa May

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Item Description: Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1886., Boston, 1886. Octavo. original green cloth decoratively stamped in gilt and black, spine ornately stamped in gilt, red and black, gilt-lettered cover and spine, patterned endpapers. . Rear cover with minor silverfishing, else a splendid copy. Frontispiece portrait of Alcott. First edition, first state. . A chronicle of the continuation of Little Men which, in turn, had been preceeded by AlcottÕs classic Little Women starring the March sisters - Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy. [BAL 211. DAB. NAW. Browne p. 76]. Bookseller Inventory # 2211

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Rose in Bloom

Louisa May Alcott

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Item Description: Roberts Brothers, Boston, 1876. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket As Issued. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Pub. date 1891. Copyright by Alcott 1876. 375 pages plus 2 pages of ads for her bookat the front .Tan boards with black lettering, and a decorative branch and leaves on the spine and front. Minor wear at the top and bottom of the spine, really minimal for a 132 year old book. The book is tight and clean. The sequel to "Eight Cousins". Bookseller Inventory # 004060

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Little Women, or Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy. Part Second

Alcott, Louisa May

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Item Description: Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1869. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. First Edition, first state. No "notice" on p. iv. Small 8vo (approx. 5 in. x 6 ¾ in.) [i-iii] iv. 5-359 pp. plus 8 pp. of ads at the rear. The ads are numbered: 16,12, 11, 3, 2, unnumbered, unnumbered, 14. Four b/w drawings including the frontispiece. Green cloth with gilt titling on the spine and on the front panel. Rear hinge starting. Cocked. The name in pencil of a former owner appears on a preliminary. Some wear to the spine. BAL 159. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-13383697843

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SPINNING WHEEL STORIES

ALCOTT,LOUISA MAY

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Item Description: ALCOTT,LOUISA MAY. SPINNING WHEEL STORIES. Boston: Roberts Brothers 1884 (1884). 12mo (4 1/4 x 6 3/4"), tan cloth stamped in black and gold, 276p. + 8p. pictorial ads, 2 previous owner names on fly leaf, edge of 3 pages creased and light shelf wear, VG+. 1st edition. BAL 206. Bookseller Inventory # 35602

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Little Women or Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy

Alcott, Louisa May

Published by The Easton Press (1976)

ISBN 10: 1122359047 ISBN 13: 9781122359047

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Item Description: The Easton Press, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. First edition. Fine condition.The Easton Press,1976.First edition-first printing of this Collector's edition.Bound in Genuine Leather.Cream leather(gilt illustrations on the front cover,gilt lettering and illustrations to the spine) in fine condition, no Dj cover as issued.The Easton Press collection of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written.Illustrated with colour plates, b/w drawings.The book is as new, gilt edges on the outer edges of the pages.Illustrations by Henry C. Pitz.Introduction by Edward Weeks.442pp.A collectable book.Heavy book(approx 1.4 Kg). Bookseller Inventory # 7050

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Flower Fables

Alcott, Louisa May

Published by George W Briggs & Co, Boston (1855)

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Item Description: George W Briggs & Co, Boston, 1855. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good Moderately Worn Boards. Yes Illustrated (illustrator). First Edition (US) First Printing. has a Jan 1, 1855 gift inscription. Bookseller Inventory # 061940

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Little Women or Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy

Alcott, Louisa May

Published by The Easton Press (1976)

ISBN 10: 1122359047 ISBN 13: 9781122359047

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Item Description: The Easton Press, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. First edition. Fine condition.The Easton Press,1976.First edition-first printing of this Collector's edition.Bound in Genuine Leather.Cream leather(gilt illustrations on the front cover,gilt lettering and illustrations to the spine) in fine condition, no Dj cover as issued.The Easton Press collection of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written.Illustrated with colour plates, b/w drawings.The book is as new, gilt edges on the outer edges of the pages.Illustrations by Henry C. Pitz.Introduction by Edward Weeks.442pp.A collectable book.Heavy book(approx 1.4 Kg). Bookseller Inventory # 7050

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JACK AND JILL

ALCOTT,LOUISA MAY

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Item Description: ALCOTT,LOUISA MAY. JACK AND JILL: A VILLAGE STORY. Boston: Roberts Brothers 1880 (1880). 12mo (4 3.4 x 6 3.4"), blue cloth stamped in black and gold, slight fraying to spine ends,m slight lean, VG+. 1st edition. Illustrated with 6 black and white plates. Scarce. BAL 195 variant cloth. Bookseller Inventory # 35606

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Under the Lilacs

Louisa May Alcott

Published by Roberts Brothers, Boston (1878)

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Item Description: Roberts Brothers, Boston, 1878. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket As Issued. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Pub. date 1892. Copyright by Alcott 1878. 305 pages plus 6 pages of ads for her bookat the back and 1 page of ads at the front. .Tan boards with black lettering, and a decorative branch and leaves on the spine and front. Minor wear at the top and bottom of the spine, really minimal for a 132 year old book. The book is tight and clean. The sequel to "Eight Cousins". Bookseller Inventory # 004061

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ROUND DOZEN

ALCOTT,LOUISA MAY

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Item Description: (TUDOR,TASHA)illus. A ROUND DOZEN by Louisa May Alcott. NY: Viking (1963). 8vo, cloth, 256p., fine in quite worn dw. 1st ed. of this rare Tudor title being a selection of Alcott's short stories made by Anne Thaxter Eaton and illus. in b&w by Tudor. Bookseller Inventory # 7020

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