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EMMA

By: Austen, Jane

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1998

Seller ID: RWARE0000003134

ISBN: 019283357X

Condition: Very Good


Of all Jane Austen's heroines, Emma Woodhouse is the most flawed, the most infuriating, and, in the end, the most endearing. Pride and Prejudice's Liz zie Bennet has more wit and sparkle; Catherine Morland in Northanger Abbey more imagination; and Sense and Sensibility's Elinor Dashwood certainly mo re sense--but Emma is lovable precisely because she is so imperfect. Austen only completed six novels in her lifetime, of which five feature young wom en whose chances for m... View more info

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PERSUASION

By: Austen, Jane

Price: ¥350.00

Publisher: Digireads.com: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000021911

ISBN: 1420925717

Condition: Near Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: Anne Elliot, heroine of Austen's last novel, did something we can all relate to: Long ago, she let the love of her life get away. In this case, she had allowed herself to be persuaded by a trusted family friend that the young man she loved wasn't an adequate match, social stationwise, and that Anne could do better. The novel opens some seven years after Anne sent her beau packing, and she's still alone. But then the guy sh... View more info

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DARLING BUDS OF MAY

By: Bates, H.E.

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000005770

ISBN: 0140139346

Condition: Fine


A novel by the author of "Country Tales", "Fair Stood the Wind for France", "Distant Horns of Summer" and "Country of White Clover", written in a styl e suited to the pastoral simplicity of the lives of rural English families. View more info

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THE SLEEPLESS MOON

By: Bates, H.E.

Price: ¥410.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1985

Seller ID: RWARE0000003104

ISBN: 0140021779

Condition: Very Good


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THE SONG OF THE WREN

By: Bates, H.E.

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1974

Seller ID: RWARE0000003105

ISBN: 0140037012

Condition: Very Good


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EVELINA ; OR, THE HISTORY OF A YOUNG LADY'S ENTRANCE INTO THE WORLD

By: Burney, Fanny

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 198: 1968

Seller ID: RWARE0000027207

ISBN: 0192815962

Condition: Good


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THE AWAKENING

By: Chopin, Kate

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000007925

ISBN: 0684819120

Condition: Fine/Fine


A wonderful tight clean copy, protected in a new brodart wrapper dj unclipp ed, not an ex-lib; This gorgeous edition of Chopin's 1899 classic features period photos of the novel's New Orleans location and a durable plastic dust jacket. View more info

PERIL AT END HOUSE

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: MODERN AGE BOOKS: 1938

Seller ID: RWARE0000009843

Condition: Good


Small crease and chip to top part of cover, o/w in great condition, no unde rlining,not an ex-lib. View more info

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MOONSTONE

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Popular Classics: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000018962

ISBN: 0140620133

Condition: Fine


A crisp clean copy, no markings throughout: The Moonstone, a yellow diamond looted from an Indian temple and believed to bring bad luck to its owner, is bequeathed to Rachel Verinder on her eighteenth birthday. That very night the priceless stone is stolen again and when Sergeant Cuff is brought in to investigate the crime, he soon realizes that no one in Rachel's household is above suspicion. Hailed by T. S. Eliot as 'the first, the longest, and the best of modern Engli... View more info

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WOMAN IN WHITE

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: PENGUIN POPULAR CLAS: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000018899

ISBN: 0140620249

Condition: As New


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout. View more info

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THE WOMAN IN WHITE

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1975

Seller ID: RWARE0000020160

ISBN: 0140430962

Condition: Good


Novel by Wilkie Collins, published serially in All the Year Round (November 1859-July 1860) and in book form in 1860. Noted for its suspenseful plot a nd unique characterization, the successful novel brought Collins great fame ; he adapted it into a play in 1871. This dramatic tale, inspired by an act ual criminal case, is told through multiple narrators. Frederick Fairlie, a wealthy hypochondriac, hires virtuous Walter Hartright to tutor his beauti ful niece and heiress... View more info

THE ROVER

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: ¥30,000.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Co: 1923

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000010972

Condition: Very Good+/Very Good+


A tight clean copy, of this first American edition, protected in a new brod art wrapper, no chips or tears to dustwrapper, not price clipped, or any ma rkings throughout, pages all clean and bright. View more info

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THE DEERSLAYER

By: COOPER, JAMES FENIMORE

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Bantam Classics: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000003405

ISBN: 0553210858

Condition: Near Fine


Review "James Fenimore Cooper was the first great American novelist."-A. B. Guthrie. View more info

THE HIDDEN FORCE

By: Couperus, Louis

Price: ¥2,400.00

Publisher: University of Massachusetts: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000012651

ISBN: 0870237152

Condition: Fine


A tight clean copy. View more info

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LARK RISE TO CANDLEFORD

By: Flora;Massingham, H. J. Thompson

Price: ¥250.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000024089

ISBN: 0140036725

Condition: Very Good


Shows some wear, no markings throughout, Not an ex-lib book:. View more info

LADIES WHOSE BRIGHT EYES

By: Ford, Ford Madox

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Ecco Pr: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000012738

ISBN: 0880010886

Condition: Very Good+


A tight clean copy. View more info

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SUCH IS LIFE / TOM COLLINS

By: Furphy, Joseph

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Eden Paperbacks: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000003218

ISBN: 0207158193

Condition: Very Good


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THE COUNTRY HOUSE

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Sutton Pub Ltd: 1992

Seller ID: RWARE0000025235

ISBN: 0862993520

Condition: Very Good


A tight clean softcover, no markings throughout: John Galsworthy OM (1867-1933) was an English novelist and playwright. He is viewed as one of the first writers of the Edwardian era; challenging in his works some of the ideals of society depicted in the preceeding literature of Victorian England. He won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1932. Notable works include The Forsyte Saga (1906-1921) and its sequels, A Modern Comedy and End of the Chapter. From the Four Winds w... View more info

FAUST

By: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

Price: ¥5,000.00

Publisher: Easton Press: 1980

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000009747

Condition: Fine


A highly collectible Easton Press Limited First Edition, bound in burgundy leather with gold gilt pattern to front and back boards, and gilt print on spine; gilt page edges; and a ribbon placemarker. Illustrated by Eugene Del acroix. View more info

THE GOLD OF THEIR BODIES

By: Gorham, Charles

Price: ¥1,800.00

Publisher: The Dial Press: 1955

Seller ID: RWARE0000009967

Condition: Very GoodVery Good


A highly collectible first edition, protected in a new brodart wrapper,one small chip to DJ,o/w in very good condition. View more info