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CANCER WARD

By: Solzhenitsyn, Alexander

Price: ¥10,000.00

Publisher: Easton Press: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000009681

Condition: Fine


A highly collectible Easton Press Limited First Edition, bound in red leath er with gold gilt pattern to front and back boards, and gilt print on spine ; gilt page edges; bound-in ribbon placemarker. View more info

ONE DAY IN THE LIFE

By: Solzhenitsyn, Alexander

Price: ¥8,000.00

Publisher: Easton Press: 1988

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000009714

Condition: Fine


A highly collectible Easton Press Limited First Edition, bound in maroon le ather with gold gilt pattern to front and back boards, and gilt print on sp ine; gilt page edges; and a ribbon placemarker. View more info

THE WINTER OF OUR DISCOUNT

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: ¥9,000.00

Publisher: Easton Press: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000009684

Condition: Fine


A highly collectible Easton Press Limited First Edition, bound in maroon le ather with gold gilt pattern to front and back boards, and gilt print on sp ine; gilt page edges; bound-in ribbon placemarker. View more info

CANNERY ROW

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: ¥7,000.00

Publisher: Easton Press: 1988

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000009721

Condition: Fine


A highly collectible Easton Press Limited First Edition, bound in maroon le ather with gold gilt pattern to front and back boards, and gilt print on sp ine; gilt page edges; and a ribbon placemarker. View more info

TREASURE ISLAND

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: ¥1,200.00

Publisher: Peninsula Press: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000019303

ISBN: 1883684072

Condition: Near Fine /No DJ as Issued


This is a crisp and clean hardcover, no dustjacket as issued in this limite d edition # 0215 out of a printing of 2,000. Climb aboard for the swashbuckling adventure of a lifetime. Treasure Islandhas enthralled (and caused slight seasickness) for decades. The names Long John Silver and Jim Hawkins are destined to remain pieces of folklore for as long as children want to read Robert Louis Stevenson's most famous book. With it's dastardly plot and motley crew of rogues and... View more info

DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1982

Seller ID: RWARE0000041866

ISBN: 0553210874

Condition: Good


There is something strange happening on the streets of London. A monstrous brute by the name of Hyde prowls the streets, leaving a lascivious wake of brutality and violence and where Hyde treads, the mild mannered and sophist icated Dr. Jekyll is not far behind to pay for the damages. Dr. Jekyll's fr iend, Gabriel John Utterson, slowly begins to piece the mystery behind Dr. Jekyll's relationship to the unscrupulous Hyde but it isn't until he makes a startling discovery t... View more info

DRACULA

By: Stoker, Bram

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000041505

ISBN: 0140367179

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Of the many admiring reviews Bram Stoker's Dracula received when it first appeared in 1897, the most astute praise came from the author's mother, who wrote her son: 'It is splendid. No book since Mrs. Shelley's Frankenstein or indeed any other at all has come near yours in originality, or terror.'A popular bestseller in Victori... View more info

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UNCLE TOM'S CABIN: OR, LIFE AMONG THE LOWLY

By: Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Signet Classics: 1966

Seller ID: RWARE0000025954

ISBN: 0451521226

Condition: Good


The scenes of this story, as its title indicates, lie among a race hitherto ignored by the associations of polite and refined society; an exotic race, whose ancestors, horn beneath a tropic son, brought with them, and perpeto ated to their descendants, a character so essentially unlike the hard and d ominant A nglo-S axon race, as for many years to have won from it only misu nderstanding and contempt. View more info

GULLIVER'S TRAVELS

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: William Collins: 2010

Seller ID: RWARE0000042624

ISBN: 000735102X

Condition: Good


HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential cl assics. 'I cannot but conclude the bulk of your natives to be the most pernicious r ace of little odious vermin that nature ever suffered to crawl upon the sur face of the earth.' Shipwrecked on the high seas, Lemuel Gulliver finds himself washed up on the strange island of Lilliput, a land inhabited by quarrelsome miniature people. On his travels he continues to meet others who force him to re... View more info

VANITY FAIR

By: Thackeray, William Makepeace

Price: ¥5,000.00

Publisher: Easton Press: 1979

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000009713

Condition: Fine


A highly collectible Easton Press Limited First Edition, bound in blue leat her with gold gilt pattern to front and back boards, and gilt print on spin e; gilt page edges; bound-in ribbon placemarker.Illustrated with 200 drawin gs by the author from the first edition and with an introduction by John T. Winterich. View more info

VANITY FAIR

By: Thackeray, William Makepeace

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group: 1969

Seller ID: RWARE0000043266

ISBN: 0140430350

Condition: Very Good


Vanity Fair is the story of Becky Sharp, one of the most beautiful, willful , and resourcefully charming pleasure-seekers in literature. With finishing -school credentials and proper connections, Becky begins as a governess, wi ns the hearts of the moneyed young and old, and, in the light of presentati on at court and calculated scandals, emerges a full-fledged courtesan on th e Continent, living surprisingly well beyond her means. Thackeray's greates t novel is a moral ... View more info

ANNA KARENINA

By: Tolstoy, Leo

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000041166

ISBN: 0451528611

Condition: Very Good


Leo Tolstoy's evocative tale of doomed love--one of the greatest novels of the nineteenth century. Upon it's publication, Anna Karenina startled the world with its powerful p ortrayal of the human need for love and happiness weighed against the rigid demands of society. Its heroine, the sensual, rebellious Anna, renounces a respectable yet stifling marriage for an extramarital affair that offers a taste of passion even as it ensnares her in a trap for destruction. Her s... View more info

BARCHESTER TOWERS

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000043214

ISBN: 0140266437

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

BARCHESTER TOWERS

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1983

Seller ID: RWARE0000043970

ISBN: 0140432035

Condition: Good


"I never saw anything like you clergymen ... you are always thinking of fig hting each other" After the death of old Dr Grantly, a bitter struggle begins over who will s ucceed him as Bishop of Barchester. And when the decision is finally made t o appoint the evangelical Dr Proudie, rather than the son of the old bishop , Archdeacon Grantly, resentment and suspicion threaten to cause deep divis ions within the diocese. Trollope's masterly depiction of the plotti... View more info

THE WAY WE LIVE NOW

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000043917

ISBN: 0142437131

Condition: Very Good


"A certain class of dishonesty, dishonesty magnificent in its proportions, and climbing into high places ... " This was the new metropolitan disease Trollope set out brilliantly to expos e in The Way We Live Now. His milieux are the City's financial institutions , London's exclusive West End squares and drones' clubs populated by languo rous aristocrats, all offering rich pickings for the unscrupulous speculato r, whether in the marriage or the money market. Amo... View more info

THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN

By: Twain, Mark

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS UK: 2016

Seller ID: RWARE0000041454

ISBN: 0007351038

Condition: Very Good


HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential cl assics.'We said there warn't no home like a raft, after all. Other places d o seem so cramped up and smothery, but a raft don't. You feel mighty free a nd easy and comfortable on a raft.'Huck Finn escapes from his alcoholic fat her by faking his own death and so begins his journey through the Deep Sout h, seeking independence and freedom. On his travels, Huck meets an escaped slave, Jim, who is a... View more info

PUDD'NHEAD WILSON

By: Twain, Mark

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Signet Classics: 1964

Seller ID: RWARE0000043706

ISBN: 0451523741

Condition: Good


Mark Twain was born Samuel Langhorne Clemens in Florida, Missouri, in 1835, and died at Redding, Connecticut in 1910. In his person and in his pursuit s he was a man of extraordinary contrasts. Although he left school at twelv e when his father died, he was eventually awarded honorary degrees from Yal e University, the University of Missouri, and Oxford University. His career encompassed such varied occupations as printer, Mississippi riverboat pilo t, journalist, travel... View more info

AROUND THE MOON

By: Verne, Jules

Price: ¥10,000.00

Publisher: Easton Press: 1988

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000009741

Condition: Fine


A highly collectible Easton Press Limited First Edition, bound in black lea ther with gold gilt pattern to front and back boards, and gilt print on spi ne; gilt page edges; and a ribbon placemarker. Introduction by James Gunn. Illustrated by Robert Stone. View more info

FROM THE EARTH TO THE MOON

By: Verne, Jules

Price: ¥5,500.00

Publisher: Easton Press: 1970

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000009742

Condition: Near Fine


A highly collectible Easton Press Limited First Edition, bound in black lea ther with gold gilt pattern to front and back boards, and gilt print on spi ne; gilt page edges; and a ribbon placemarker.Some foxing to ffep's.Introdu ction by Jean Jules-Verne. Illustrations by Robert Shore. View more info

THE NEW MACHIAVELLI

By: Wells, H.G.

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1985

Seller ID: RWARE0000038666

ISBN: 0140081984

Condition: Very Good


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