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The Vicar of Wakefield

By: GOLDSMITH, Oliver

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell & Co.: [c.1890-1910]

Stock No.: 79446

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A compact, illustrated edition of the perennially popular novel by Oliver Goldsmith. With plenty of appealing black & white drawings by an unattributed artist. Includes a preface by Austin Dobson, dated 1890. An undated edition, but likely published c.1890-1910.--- In pictorial tan cloth-covered boards and with tissue-protected frontis b&w plate. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With chafing to the cloth along the front joint, prior owner's signature to front paste-down, and wit... View more info

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The Vicar of Wakefield

By: GOLDSMITH, Oliver

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, The World Syndicate Publishing Co.: 1937

Stock No.: 73146

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Influential novel first published in 1766, in a decent reprint copy. In full red cloth on board covers w/black lettering, cover & spine. Interior pages quite yellowed, but lacking inkings and other markings. Dust jacket chipped and w/closed tear and scuffed cover; in removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 238 pages View more info

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Goldsmith's Roman History, Abridged by Himself for the Use of Schools: Ninth American Edition

By: GOLDSMITH, Oliver

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Poughkeepsie, Paraclete Potter: 1816

Stock No.: 82447

Condition: Fair


A leatherbound relic from the early 19th century, this history of the Roman Empire was later revised by others. --- In brown leather, with spine titling in gilt. Minimal publication details provided. With prior owner's signature to front free endpaper, and rubberstamping to front endpaper, age-toning and some foxing to leaves, chafing to cover edges. Though somewhat battered and soiled, this copy is holding together rather well and remains tightly bound.; 16mo (6 to 7 in... View more info

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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale, Supposed to Be Written by Himself

By: GOLDSMITH, Oliver

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co.: 1912

Stock No.: 77449

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A compact edition of the classic novel. Edited, with introduction and endnotes to aid the student or the more modern reader, by Henry W. Boynton. One in the publisher's pocket classics series. --- In full olive cloth-covered boards with decorations and titling in blue on cover and spine. Publisher's ads at endpapers. --- Interior with previous owner's signature in pencil, a little spilled ink, otherwise firm and in good shape. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 206 pages View more info

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The Deserted Village and Other Poems (No. 6, Maynard's English Classics Series)

By: GOLDSMITH, Oliver

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Maynard, Merrill & Co.: 1898

Stock No.: 80920

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A selection of poems by Oliver Goldsmith, perhaps best known for his novel, "The Vicar of Wakefield". With unattributed biographical sketch and explanatory notes and black & white portrait of Goldsmith. Entry no. 6 in publisher's "Maynard's English Classics Series". --- In beige stapled wraps. Volume with numerous penciled notations; otherwise a sound copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); 64 pages View more info

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She Stoops To Conquer, or Mistakes of a Night

By: GOLDSMITH, Oliver

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1964

Stock No.: 82509

Condition: Very Good+


A handsome Heritage Press reprint edition in slipcase of Oliver Goldsmith's comedic play, first performed in 1773. The story revolves around a high-born woman who poses as a maid in order to win the favor of a wealthy London man who prefers commoners. With illustrations and decorations by T. M. Cleland, a frontis image of Goldsmith after a portrait by Sir Joshua Reynolds, and an introduction by Louis Kronenberger. Sandglass flyer laid in (New York, no. V:34). --- In gree... View more info

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The Vicar of Wakefield and Other Writings (Modern Library #291.1)

By: GOLDSMITH, Oliver

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Random House: [c.1960]

Stock No.: 82273

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


A Modern Library edition offering Oliver Goldsmith's famous "The Vicar of Wakefield" as well as a sampling of his poetry, plays and essays. Edited, with notes and an introduction by Frederick W. Hilles. --- In Toledano spine 8 / grey cloth / gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks / black topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style i / verso advertises 393 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1960 (though 1955 date appears in book). ML #291.1. --- With a... View more info