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This list is alphabetized by author and title. Items with a CW before the inventory number (e.g. CW 410516) are available at our Spring Lane location. You may notice extensive listings in a particular subject area as we buy collections or catalogue different areas of our stores. Our inventory (or at least that portion which has been inventoried) can be searched on the Advanced Book Exchange. As a rule, we only have one copy of these items, so they are available on a first-come basis.  Please call or email to check availability. We accept all major credit cards, checks and money orders. Shipping via UPS unless otherwise requested. Institutional billing available. Reciprocal discount to the trade.

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Chapman, George. Edited by Phyllis Brooks Bartlett. POEMS OF GEORGE CHAPMAN. New York: Russell & Russell. 1969. 8vo. Burgundy cloth. 488 pp. Frontispiece portrait of Chapman. Light rubbing and wear to exterior, else very good, no jacket. $75 CW428151

Chhatrapati Singh. LAW FROM ANARCHY TO UTOPIA: AN EXPOSITION OF THE LOGICAL, EPISTEMOLOGICAL AND ONTOLOGICAL FOUNDATIONS OF THE IDEA OF LAW, BY AN INQUIRY INTO THE ... PROPOSITIONS AND THE BASIS OF LEGAL AUTHORITY. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 1988. 8vo. Cloth. 299 pp. Light shelfwear. Jacket with light wear. Very good plus in a very good plus jacket. $25 CW428162

D. E Whatmore. H. RIDER HAGGARD: A BIBLIOGRAPHY. Westport, CT: Meckler Pub. Corp. 1987. 8vo. Green cloth. 187 pp. Light rubbing and wear to head, tail, and corners, else very good, no jacket. $30 CW428150

David Reisman. ALFRED MARSHALL: PROGRESS AND POLITICS. London: Palgrave Macmillan. 1987. 8vo. Cloth. 499 pp. Light shelfwear. Some fingerprint smudges to page edges. Very good plus in a very good plus jacket. $45 CW428156

Feisal G Mohamed; Patrick Fadely. MILTON'S MODERNITIES: POETRY, PHILOSOPHY, AND HISTORY FROM THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY TO THE PRESENT (RETHINKING THE EARLY MODERN). Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press. 2017. 8vo. Wraps. 364 pp. A few pages with creased fore-edges, otherwise looks unead. $28 CW428141

George Shuffelton. CODEX ASHMOLE 61: A COMPILIATION OF POPULAR MIDDLE ENGLISH VERSE (MIDDLE ENGLISH TEXTS). Kalamazoo, MI: Western Michigan Univ. 2008. 8vo. Wraps. 655 pp. Slight wear to edges, else near fine. $30 CW428165

Holdsworth, William S. Edited by A. L. Goodhart and H. G. Hanbury. ESSAYS IN LAW AND HISTORY. Oxford: Clarendon Press - Oxford University Press. 1946. 8vo. Cloth. 303 pp. Frontispiece portrait of Holdsworth. Light wear to exterior, with some sun-fading to spine and edges. Previous owner's name in red ink to front free endpaper, along with some penciled dealer info. Light foxing to endpapers. Light toning to page edges. Very good, no jacket, with faults as noted. $35 CW428153

J. C. C. Mays. COLERIDGE'S ANCIENT MARINER (NINETEENTH-CENTURY MAJOR LIVES AND LETTERS). London : Palgrave Macmillan. 2016. 8vo. Laminated paper-covered boards (hardcover). 267 pp. Slight bumping to corners, else near fine, no jacket. $50 CW428142

Joachim Poeschke. ITALIAN FRESCOES: THE AGE OF GIOTTO, 1280-1400. New York and London: Abbeville Press. 2005. 4to. Cloth. 456 pp. Superficial shelfwear, else near fine in a near fine jacket. $75 CW428157

John N. King. FOXE'S 'BOOK OF MARTYRS' AND EARLY MODERN PRINT CULTURE. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2006. 8vo. Cloth. 351 pp. Superficial shelfwear. Jacket with light wear at edges. Very good plus in a very good plus jacket. $60 CW428152

Leblanc, Maurice. ARSENE LUPIN (IN FIVE VOLUMES). Paris: Robert Laffont. 1986. Five volume set. 8vo. Wraps. Text in French. Collects all of Leblanc's novels and stories featuring gentlemen thief Arsene Lupin, as well as the authorized sequels by Bouileau-Narcejac. Light shelfwear. Spines sunned. Toning to page edges. Volume III with some small stains to lower fore-corners. Volume IV with some moisture-rippling to some pages. Overall very good. $125 CW428148

Leslie Zarker Morgan. LA GESTE FRANCOR: EDITION OF THE CHANSONS DE GESTE OF MS. MARC. FR. XIII (=256) (MEDIEVAL AND RENAISSANCE TEXTS AND STUDIES). Tempe, AZ: ACMRS. 2009. Two volume set. 8vo. Laminated paper-covered boards (hardcover). 1483 pp. in toto, continuously paginated. Slight wear to edges, else very good plus, no jackets. $100 CW428146

M.R. Rambaran-Olm. JOHN THE BAPTIST'S PRAYER OR THE DESCENT INTO HELL FROM THE EXETER BOOK: TEXT, TRANSLATION AND CRITICAL STUDY (ANGLO-SAXON STUDIES). Woodbridge, Suffolk: D. S. Brewer. 2014. 8vo. Pictorial paper-covered boards (hardcover). 249 pp. Superficial shelfwear, else near fine, no jacket. $45 CW428164

Massinger, Philip. Edited by W. Gifford. THE PLAYS OF PHILIP MASSINGER IN FOUR VOLUMES.. New York: AMS Press. 1966. Facsimile of the 1813 London second edition. Four volume set. 8vo. Burgundy cloth. Light rubbing and wear to exteriors, with some light soiling to covers. Volume II with a small stain to front cover. Volume III with some red smudges to fore-edges. Overall very good plus, no jackets. $75 CW428154

Matthew H. Kramer. WHERE LAW AND MORALITY MEET. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2004. 8vo. Cloth. 301 pp. Light shelfwear, else very good plus in a very good plus jacket. $30 CW428138

Philip Connell. ROMANTICISM, ECONOMICS AND THE QUESTION OF 'CULTURE'. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2001. 8vo. Cloth. 338 pp. Light shelfwear, jacket with light wear, else very good plus in a very good plus jacket. $30 CW428163

Richard Butsch. THE CITIZEN AUDIENCE: CROWDS, PUBLICS, AND INDIVIDUALS. London and New York: Routledge. 2007. 8vo. Laminated paper-covered boards (hardcover). 186 pp. Slight bumping at extremities, else very good plus, no jacket. $25 CW428136

Rivkah Zim. ENGLISH METRICAL PSALMS: POETRY AS PRAISE AND PRAYER, 1535-1601. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2011. 8vo. Wraps. 329 pp. Some slight wear to the corners and lower edges, else near fine. $30 CW428149

Steffi Roettgen. ITALIAN FRESCOES: THE BAROQUE ERA, 1600-1800. New York and London: Abbeville Press. 2007. 4to. Cloth. 484 pp. Superficial shelfwear, else near fine in a near fine jacket. $75 CW428159

Steffi Roettgen. ITALIAN FRESCOES: THE EARLY RENAISSANCE 1400-1470. New York and London: Abbeville Press. 1996. 4to. Cloth. 463 pp. Lavishly illustrated in color. Superficial shelfwear, slight bump to head of spine, else near fine in a near fine jacket. $75 CW428158

Steffi Roettgen. ITALIAN FRESCOES: THE FLOWERING OF THE RENAISSANCE 1470-1510 (V. 2). New York and London: Abbeville Press. 1997. 4to. Cloth. 472 pp. Superficial shelfwear, else near fine in a near fine jacket. $75 CW428160

Stephen King; illustrated by Michael Whelan. THE LITTLE SISTERS OF ELURIA (DARK TOWER SERIES) [SIGNED BY ILLUSTRATOR]. Hampton Falls, NH: Donald M. Grant. 2008. Limited edition, 3095/4000 signed by artist Whelan on the limitation page. 8vo. Faux blue snakeskin binding, with dust jacket and faux-snakeskin slipcase. 312 pp. B/w and color illustrations. Jacket with a touch of wear at the edges, else near fine in a near fine jacket and slipcase. $400 CW428145

T. J. Hochstrasser. NATURAL LAW THEORIES IN THE EARLY ENLIGHTENMENT (IDEAS IN CONTEXT). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2000. 8vo. Cloth. 246 pp. Superficial shelfwear. Jacket with sopme light wear/wrinkling at edges. Near fine in a very good plus jacket. $60 CW428155

Thierry Balzacq. SECURITY VERSUS FREEDOM?: A CHALLENGE FOR EUROPE'S FUTURE. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate. 2006. 8vo. Green laminated paper-covered boards (hardcover). 313 pp. Superficial shelfwear, else near fine, no jacket. $30 CW428144

Tomasini, Wallace J.. THE BARBARIC TREMISSIS IN SPAIN AND SOUTHERN FRANCE, ANASTASIUS TO LEOVIGILD. New York: The American Numismatic Society. 1964. 8vo. Wraps. 302 pp. followed by 35 b/w plates. Light wear and light soiling to exterior, else very good plus. $35 CW428137

Werner, M. R.. TAMMANY HALL. New York: Greenwood Press. 1968. 8vo. Green cloth. 586 pp. Light wear and light soiling to exterior, dust soiling to top of textblock, pencil note to front free endpaper, else very good, no jacket. $28 CW428139

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