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The Lyrical Dramas of Aeschylus (Everyman's Library "flatback" binding style 1)

By: AESCHYLUS; BLACKIE, John Stuart (translator)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: [c.1906-27]

Stock No.: 81560


An Everyman's Library reprint edition with the lyrical dramas of the ancient Greek tragedian Aeschylus (525/524 BC – c.456 BC). Includes his "Agamemnon", "Choephorae, or The Libation Bearers", "The Eumenides", "Prometheus Bound", "The Suppliants", "Seven Against Thebes" and "The Persians". Each with introductory remarks and notes. Translated from the Greek by John Stuart Blackie. Edited by Ernest Rhys, who supplie... View more info

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Thomas Aquinas: Selected Writings (Everyman's Library #953)

By: AQUINAS, Saint Thomas

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London/ New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1946

Stock No.: 80388


An Everyman's Library edition containing a selection of writings by the noted Catholic theologian Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274). Selected and edited by the Rev. Father M. C. D'Arcy. Everyman's Library #953, an entry in their Philosophy & Theology Series. --- In binding style 4, full blue cloth-covered boards with simple gilt-stamped spine titling and publisher's blindstamped cover vignette, brown topstain. In yellow dust jacket with Eric Ravilious knot on front cover. --- W... View more info

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The Acharnians, and three other Plays of Aristophanes: The Plays of Aristophanes, Volume I (Everyman's Library "flatback" binding style 1)

By: ARISTOPHANES

Price: $15.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1911

Stock No.: 81571


An Everyman's Library reprint edition presenting four enduring comedic plays by Aristophanes (c.444 BC - c.380 BC). Includes: "The Acharnians", "The Knights", "The Birds" and "The Peace". Translated from the Greek by J. Hookham Frere, and with an introduction by John P. Maine. Edited by Ernest Rhys. An entry in Everyman's Library Classical series. --- In flatback binding style 1, full pale green cloth-covered boards with elaborate Reginald... View more info

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The Frogs, and three other Plays of Aristophanes: The Plays of Aristophanes, Volume II (Everyman's Library "flatback" binding style 1)

By: ARISTOPHANES

Price: $15.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: [c.1906-1927]

Stock No.: 81572


An Everyman's Library reprint edition presenting four enduring comedic plays by Aristophanes (c.444 BC - c.380 BC). Includes: "The Frogs" translated by J. Hookham Frere, "The Trial of Euripides/The Thesmophorians" translated by Wm. James Hickie, "The Clouds" translated by T. Mitchell and "The Wasps" translated by Cumberland. With an introduction by Frere. Edited by Ernest Rhys. An entry in Everyman's Library Classical series. --- In flatba... View more info

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The Nicomachean Ethics of Aristotle (Everyman's Library maroon leatherette binding)

By: ARISTOTLE; CHASE, D. P. (translator)

Price: $18.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: [c.1906-1917]

Stock No.: 81575


An Everyman's Library reprint edition of Aristotle's series of ten books on the subject of ethics by the famous Greek philosopher who was probably the most notable of Plato's students. Translated from the Greek by D. P. Chase, and with an introduction by J. A. Smith. An entry in Everyman's Library Theology and Philosophy series. --- In Everyman's style 1 maroon leatherette variant binding with elaborate Reginald Knowles-designed gilt spine titling & floral decorations, g... View more info

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The Nibelungenlied (The Fall of the Nibelungs) Everyman's Library Romance series

By: ARMOUR, Margaret (translator)

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1913

Stock No.: 81550


The ancient German epic poem featuring Siegfried and his wife Kriemhild is retold in English prose in this 1913 Everyman's Library reprint edition. Translated from the German by Margaret Armour. An entry in Everyman's Library Romance series. --- In flatback binding style 1, full blue cloth-covered boards with elaborate Reginald Knowles-designed gilt spine titling & decorations, blindstamped J. M. Dent vignette to front covers, dark topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With... View more info

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The Nibelungenlied: A Prose Translation (The Fall of the Nibelungs) No. 312 in Everyman's Library Romance series

By: ARMOUR, Margaret (translator)

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1952

Stock No.: 81733


The ancient German epic poem featuring Siegfried and his wife Kriemhild is retold in English prose in this 1952 Everyman's Library reprint edition. Translated from the German by Margaret Armour, with an introduction by "M.E." and editor Ernest Rhys. Number 312 in Everyman's Library Romance series. --- In Everyman's Library binding style 3 with full light blue cloth and gilt-stamped spine titling; blindstamped Eric Ravilious design to cover and brown topstain. Ora... View more info

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Pride and Prejudice (Everyman's Library #1)

By: AUSTEN, Jane

Price: $25.50

Publisher: New York, Everyman's Library / Alfred A. Knopf: 1991

Stock No.: 81449


Jane Austen's enduring classic novel was written in 1796-97 but first published in 1813 and presented here in a quality Everyman's Library reprint edition. "Pride and Prejudice" is notable, among other things, for its striking cast of realistic characters. Includes an introduction by Peter Conrad, selected bibliography, and a chronology of events during Austen's life. Number 1 in the "relaunched" version of the EL series. --- In full dark green cloth-cove... View more info

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Lorna Doone: A Romance of Exmoor

By: BLACKMORE, R. D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1948

Stock No.: 81687


R. D. Blackmore's famous historical romance was set in the 17th century and first published in 1869. The author had trouble getting the novel published, but once available it became tremendously popular and has stayed in print ever since. Edited and with an introduction by Ernest Rhys. Entry 304 in Everyman's Library fiction series. --- A 1948 reprint edition, in Everyman's Library binding style 3 with full red cloth and gilt-stamped spine titling, blindstamped EL ribbo... View more info

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The Decameron (Volume One only, of two volumes) (Everyman's Library #845)

By: BOCCACCIO, Giovanni

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1955

Stock No.: 81738


Volume one only (of two vol. set) of Boccaccio's famous collection of short novels, presented in an Everyman's Library edition. Translated from the Italian by J. M. Riggs, and with an introduction by Edward Hutton. Number 845 in Everyman's Library Romance series. --- A 1955 reprint edition, in Everyman's Library larger format binding style 4. Full red cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling and gilt "EL" in script at tail of spine; orange topstain. ... View more info

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The Decameron (Volume Two only, of two volumes) (Everyman's Library #846)

By: BOCCACCIO, Giovanni

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 81754


Volume two only (of two vol. set) of Boccaccio's famous collection of short novels, presented in a 1930 Everyman's Library first edition. Translated from the Italian by J. M. Riggs, and with an introduction by Edward Hutton. Includes a black & white illustration of the Villa Palmieri near front of volume. Number 846 in Everyman's Library Romance series, edited by Ernest Rhys. --- In "Shield Era" binding style 2, full blue cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped sp... View more info

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The Life of Samuel Johnson; Two-volume set (Everyman's Library Biography series, "Flatback" binding style 1)

By: BOSWELL, James

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1910

Stock No.: 81555


The life of the famous Englishman is famously described by the author in this two-volume Everyman's Library reprint edition. This work was first published in 1791. Includes an introduction, presumably by editor Ernest Rhys, a chronology of Johnson's life and index at rear of volume 2. An entry in Everyman's Library Biography series. --- In flatback binding style 1, full grey cloth-covered boards with elaborate Reginald Knowles-designed gilt spine titling & decorations, b... View more info

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Shirley

By: BRONTË, Charlotte

Price: $23.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1950

Stock No.: 81688


The second novel by Charlotte Brontë followed her "Jane Eyre" and was first published in 1849 under her Currer Bell pseudonym. The story is set in Yorkshire amidst labor unrest in the textile industry following the Napoleonic Wars. With an introduction by May Sinclair. Entry 288 in Everyman's Library fiction series. --- A 1950 reprint edition, in Everyman's Library binding style 3 with full red cloth and gilt-stamped spine titling; blindstamped Eric Ravilious de... View more info

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The Ring and the Book, Volume 3 Only (Everyman's Library #502)

By: BROWNING, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London/New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1962

Stock No.: 80279


Volume 3 only of the 4-volume "verse novel" by Browning, which tells the story of Count Guido Franceschini's trial for murder. Includes an introduction by John Bryson and with extensive end notes. Everyman's Library #502. --- In binding style 4, full black cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling, pale orange topstain. Purple jacket with Peter Rutland drawing of the murder on the cover. --- A clean, sturdy, unmarked copy but with a little dusty soilin... View more info

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Evelina (Everyman's Library #352)

By: BURNEY, Fanny

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1951

Stock No.: 81692


Fanny Burney's novel was first published anonymously in 1778 and takes the form of diary entries made by a young aristocratic girl in England. Entry 352 in Everyman's Library fiction series. --- A 1951 reprint edition, in Everyman's Library binding style 3 with full red cloth and gilt-stamped spine titling; blindstamped Eric Ravilious decoration to cover and brown topstain. Red jacket features Ravilious "EL" decoration on cover. --- A clean, bright, firmly-bound ... View more info

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Memoirs of Benvenuto Cellini: A Florentine Artist; Written by Himself (Everyman's Library Biography series, "flatback" style 1 binding)

By: CELLINI, Benvenuto

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1910

Stock No.: 81537


The 16th century Florentine artist, sculptor and author's tempestuous life is so energetically told in this autobiography that it has become a classic. Translated from the Italian by Anne Macdonell. --- In flatback binding style 1, full grey cloth-covered boards with elaborate Reginald Knowles-designed gilt spine titling & decorations, blindstamped J. M. Dent vignette to front cover, faded topstain. An entry in Everyman's Library's Biography series. Volume lacks a dust... View more info

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Canterbury Tales (Everyman's Library #74)

By: CHAUCER, Geoffrey (author); CAWLEY, A. C. (editor)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Everyman's Library / Alfred A. Knopf: 1992

Stock No.: 81448


The Canterbury Tales are a collection of 14th century tales, written in Middle English, which take the form of verse and are set against the backdrop of a pilgrimage to Canterbury. Offered in a quality Everyman's Library reprint edition, edited by A. C. Cawley. Includes an introduction by Derek Pearsall, bibliography, preface by the editor, and a chronology of events during Chaucer's life. Back matter includes notes on pronunciation, grammar and versification. Number 74 ... View more info

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Long Will

By: CONVERSE, Florence

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1948

Stock No.: 81689


Florence Converse's romance was first published in 1903. Born in New Orleans, the author attended Wellesley College and wrote for the Atlantic Monthly. Entry 328 in Everyman's Library fiction series. --- A 1948 reprint edition, in Everyman's Library binding style 3 with full red cloth and gilt-stamped spine titling; blindstamped Eric Ravilious decoration to cover and brown topstain. Red jacket features Ravilious "knot" decoration on cover. --- A clean, bright, fi... View more info

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The Divine Comedy [of Dante Alighieri] (Everyman's Library #308)

By: DANTE

Price: $23.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1955

Stock No.: 81755


The famed epic poem in a 1955 Everyman's Library reprint edition. The translation of Henry Francis Cary altered slightly by the editor, Edmund Gardner, who supplies an introduction and notes. With a foreword by Mario Praz and a chronological table of key events during Dante's life. Number 308 in Everyman's Library Poetry and Drama series. --- In Everyman's Library larger format binding style 4, full red cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling and gilt "E... View more info

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The Story of Burnt Njal: From the Icelandic of the Njals Saga (Everyman's Library Romance series)

By: DASENT, Sir George Webbe

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: [c.1906-1927]

Stock No.: 81553


A story from the 13th century Icelandic Njals saga was translated by Sir George Webbe Dasent and first published in 1861. This Everyman's Library reprint edition with a brief introduction, presumably by editor Ernest Rhys. An entry in Everyman's Library Romance series. --- In flatback binding style 1, full blue cloth-covered boards with elaborate Reginald Knowles-designed gilt spine titling & decorations, blindstamped J. M. Dent vignette to front covers. Undated, but pos... View more info

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The History of Don Quixote de la Mancha in the Motteux translation: Two-volume set (#385 & 386 in Everyman's Library Romance series)

By: de CERVANTES Saavedra, Miguel

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1925

Stock No.: 81548


A two-volume Everyman's Library reprint edition of the great Spanish novel. Don Quixote has been described as the "Bible of Humanity", "the indispensable novel", and is reputed to be the second best-selling book in history. With an introduction/profile of Cervantes by John Gibson Lockhart, and translated from the Spanish by Peter Anthony Motteux. Numbers 385 and 386 in Everyman's Library Romance series. --- In flatback binding style 1, full blue cloth-cov... View more info

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The Life, Adventures and Piracies of the Famous Captain Singleton (Everyman's Library #74)

By: DEFOE, Daniel

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London/New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1966

Stock No.: 80280


A 1966 Everyman's Library reprint edition of Daniel Defoe's adventure novel, which first appeared in 1720. The author's descriptions of piracy were so accurate that some wondered how he could possibly know such details. With the complete, original text and an introduction by J. R. Sutherland. Everyman's Library #74. --- In binding style 4, full plum cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling, orange topstain. Orange jacket with Ian Smythe drawing of the Captain... View more info

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International Modern Plays (Everyman's Library #989)

By: DENT, Anthony (editor)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London/ New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1960

Stock No.: 80399


A selection of five European plays chosen for their readability rather than for their suitability for production. Includes: "Lady Julie" by August Strindberg, "Hannele" by Gerhart Hauptmann, "The Life of the Insects" by Karel and Josef Capek, "The Infernal Machine" by Jean Cocteau and "The Mask and The Face" by Luigi Chiarelli. Edited and with an introduction by Anthony Dent. Everyman's Library #989, an entry in EL's Poetry and Dra... View more info

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Little Dorrit (Everyman's Library #293)

By: DICKENS, Charles (author); CHESTERTON, G. K. (introduction)

Price: $23.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1965

Stock No.: 81094


An Everyman's Library reprint edition of the eleventh novel by Charles Dickens (1812-1870), first published serially beginning in 1855. In "Little Dorrit" the author focuses on the injustices of debtor's prisons; and jabs at governmental bureaucracy. Both Book the First, 'Poverty'; and Book the Second, 'Riches' contained in this one volume. Includes an introduction by G. K. Chesterton. Everyman's Library #293, an entry in EL's Fiction series. Two news clip review... View more info

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Bleak House (Everyman's Library #236)

By: DICKENS, Charles (author); CHESTERTON, G. K. (introduction)

Price: $23.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1962

Stock No.: 81628


An Everyman's Library reprint edition of the ninth novel by Charles Dickens (1812-1870), first published serially beginning in 1852. In this work, Dickens sought to expose the inequities of England's Chancery Court. Includes an introduction by G. K. Chesterton. Everyman's Library #236, an entry in EL's Fiction series. --- In larger format binding style 4, green cloth-covered boards with titling and stylized "EL" stamped in gilt on spine; pale orange topstain. In... View more info

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Great Expectations (Everyman's Library #56)

By: DICKENS, Charles (author); PAILTHORPE, F. W. (illustrations)

Price: $20.50

Publisher: New York, Everyman's Library / Alfred A. Knopf: 1992

Stock No.: 81450


The 13th novel by Charles Dickens is the life story of his endearing orphan character, Pip. It is presented here in a quality Everyman's Library reprint edition. With the original engraved illustrations by F. W. Pailthorpe. Includes an introduction by Michael Slater, selected bibliography, and a chronology of events during Dickens's life. Back matter includes "The Cancelled Conclusion" (alternate ending to the novel), and G. K. Chesterton's introduction to an app... View more info

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Crime and Punishment (Everyman's Library #35)

By: DOSTOYEVSKY, Fyodor

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Everyman's Library / Alfred A. Knopf: 1993

Stock No.: 81446


The author's masterpiece explores the psychological underpinnings of man and the crimes he commits. Offered in a quality Everyman's Library reprint edition, translated from the Russian by the highly regarded collaborators Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky. Includes an introduction by W. J. Leatherbarrow, translators' note, endnotes and a chronology of events during Dostoevsky's life. Number 35 in the "relaunched" version of the EL series. --- In full maroon ... View more info

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The Brothers Karamazov: Volume Two Only (of 2 volumes) (Everyman's Library #803)

By: DOSTOYEVSKY, Fyodor

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1957

Stock No.: 81735


Volume two only (of two vol. set) of the author's monumental novel of Russia, in an Everyman's Library reprint edition. Translated from the Russian by Constance Garnett and with an introduction by Edward Garnett. Number 803 in Everyman's Library Fiction series. --- A 1957 reprint edition, in Everyman's Library larger format binding style 4. Full carmine cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling and gilt "EL" in script at tail of spine; orange topstain... View more info

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The Count of Monte Cristo (Everyman's Library #320)

By: DUMAS, Alexandre

Price: $25.50

Publisher: New York, Everyman's Library / Alfred A. Knopf: 2009

Stock No.: 81447


The author's famous historical adventure novel was purportedly co-authored by Auguste Maquet, and first appeared in serial form in 1844. Offered in a quality Everyman's Library reprint edition, first translated from the French by an anonymous translator, and revised by Peter Washington. Includes an introduction by Umberto Eco, editorial note, endnotes and a chronology of events during Dumas's life. Number 320 in the "relaunched" version of the EL series. --- In f... View more info

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The Ramayana and The Maha-Bharata (Everyman's Library "flatback" binding style 1)

By: DUTT, Romesh C. (translator)

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1911

Stock No.: 81559


These foundational epic poems of Hinduism in a 1911 Everyman's Library reprint edition. Condensed into English verse by Romesh C. Dutt, and with a brief biography of Dutt by S. K. Ratcliffe. An entry in Everyman's Library Theology and Philosophy series. --- In flatback binding style 1, full violet cloth-covered boards with elaborate Reginald Knowles-designed gilt spine titling & decorations, blindstamped J. M. Dent vignette to front covers. Volume lacks a dust jacket. -... View more info

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The Plays of Euripides in English: Two Volume Set (Everyman's Library "flatback" binding style 1)

By: EURIPIDES

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1906

Stock No.: 81568


An Everyman's Library two volume set presenting the plays of Euripides. Translations are by Shelley, Dean Milman, Potter, Wodhull and others. Includes an introduction by "V.R.R.". An entry in Everyman's Library Classical series. --- In flatback binding style 1, full pale green cloth-covered boards with elaborate Reginald Knowles-designed gilt spine titling & decorations, blindstamped J. M. Dent vignette to front covers. Volume I bears 1906 date; vol. II is undate... View more info

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The Plays of Euripides: Two Volume Set (Everyman's Library binding style 3, EL# 63 & 271)

By: EURIPIDES

Price: $26.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1947

Stock No.: 81742


An Everyman's Library two volume set presenting the plays of Euripides. Translations are by Shelley, Dean Milman, Potter, Wodhull and others. Includes an introduction by "V.R.R." (V. R. Reynolds). Numbers 63 and 271 in Everyman's Library Classical series. --- 1947 reprint editions, in Everyman's Library binding style 3 with full "apple green" cloth and gilt-stamped spine titling; blindstamped Eric Ravilious shell to covers & brown topstain. Grey jackets ... View more info

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Jonathan Wild -and- The Journal of a Voyage to Lisbon (Everyman's Library #877)

By: FIELDING, Henry

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London/New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1968

Stock No.: 80278


A 1968 Everyman's Library reprint edition offering two works by Henry Fielding (1707-1754). The first is his fictionalized life of Jonathan Wild, the notorious London gangster. The second is his account of his voyage to Lisbon, which was published posthumously. Mr. Fielding died and was buried in Lisbon. Includes an introduction by A. R. Humphreys. Everyman's Library #877. --- In binding style 4, full plum cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling, orange tops... View more info

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The Chronicles of England, France, Spain, Etc. (Everyman's Library, "Flatback" style 1)

By: FROISSART, Sir John

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1908

Stock No.: 81552


The famous writings of Jean Froissart chronicle the battles and court intrigues of the first part of the Hundred Years War, including the notable battles of Crécy and Poitiers, as well as the exploits of England's Black Prince. This Everyman's Library reprint edition with a brief introduction by editor Ernest Rhys. An entry in Everyman's Library "For Young People" series. --- In flatback binding style 1, full blue cloth-covered boards with elaborate Reginald Kno... View more info

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The Life of Charlotte Brontë (Everyman's Library #318)

By: GASKELL, Elizabeth Cleghorn

Price: $26.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1946

Stock No.: 81740


The famous biography of the noted English novelist Charlotte Brontë (1816-1855), perhaps best known for her cherished "Jane Eyre". Includes a facsimile (in very small print) of a Brontë manuscript page; indexed. With an introduction by May Sinclair. Entry 318 in Everyman's Library Biography series. --- A 1946 reprint edition, in Everyman's Library binding style 3 with full rose cloth and gilt-stamped spine titling; blindstamped Eric Ravilious shell to cover. Ye... View more info

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The Autobiography of Edward Gibbon (Everyman's Library #511)

By: GIBBON, Edward

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: [c.1911-1928]

Stock No.: 81750


The autobiography of English historian Edward Gibbon (1737-1794) in an undated Everyman's Library edition. Mr. Gibbon is known for his monumental "The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire". Edited and with an introduction by Oliphant Smeaton. Though undated, this copy possibly published c.1911-1928. Number 511 in Everyman's Library Biography series, edited by Ernest Rhys. --- In flatback binding style 1, full grey cloth-covered boards with elaborat... View more info

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Life of William Blake (Everyman's Library #971)

By: GILCHRIST, Alexander

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1939

Stock No.: 81748


A 1945 Everyman's Library reprint edition of this biography of English poet and painter William Blake (1757-1827). Edited and with introductory note by Ruthven Todd. Includes several woodcuts by Blake. Number 971 in Everyman's Library Biography series. --- In binding style 3, full rose cloth-covered boards with Eric Ravilious blindstamped shell vignette to cover, gilt-stamped spine titling & brown topstain. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With slightly sunned spine, s... View more info

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Oblomov (Everyman's Library #878)

By: GONCHAROV, Ivan

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1959

Stock No.: 81691


Ivan Goncharov's 1859 novel is centered around a Russian nobleman who is unable to take any sort of significant action or make any decisions. A complete unabridged translation from the Russian by Natalie Duddington, with introduction by Nikolay Andreyev. Everyman's Library #878, an entry in EL's Fiction series. --- A 1959 reprint edition, in Everyman's Library larger format binding style 4. Full green cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling and gilt "EL... View more info

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Through Russia: A Book of Stories (Everyman's Library #741)

By: GORKI, Maxim (pseudonym of Alexei Maximovich Pieshkov)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London/ New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1951

Stock No.: 80398


A collection of 10 short stories by Maxim Gorki in an Everyman's Library edition. Translated into English and with an introduction by C. J. Hogarth from the Russian. Maxim Gorki is a pseudonym of Alexei Maximovich Pieshkov (1868-1936) who was politically active on the side of the Bolsheviks. Everyman's Library #741, an entry in EL's Fiction series. --- In binding style 4, full carmine red cloth-covered boards with simple gilt-stamped spine titling and publisher's blinds... View more info

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The Diary of a Nobody (Everyman's Library #963)

By: GROSSMITH, George and Weedon

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London/ New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1942

Stock No.: 80396


An Everyman's Library edition of the Grossmith Brothers' comic novel, which first appeared in serial form in 1888. With illustrations by Weedon Grossmith and an introduction by J. C. Squire. Everyman's Library #963, an entry in EL's Fiction series. --- In binding style 4, full carmine red cloth-covered boards with simple gilt-stamped spine titling and publisher's blindstamped cover vignette, brown topstain. In red dust jacket with Weedon Grossmith illustration on front c... View more info