A Variety of New (Used!) BOOKS…

 

I am stocking-up on books again, and expanding my book business.  What I’m doing is looking-up the average price of titles on various Internet databases, then cutting the price in half for you!   Become one of my clients and get even larger discounts.  U.S. Buyers: Book Rate shipping & handlng is $3.00 per average book.  PLEASE ADD $3.00 PER BOOK  WHEN YOU PAY VIA PAY PAL.  I hope there’s something here you might like, in which case, just "click" the PayPal "Buy Now" button for that book. Feel free to write me at:   ed@edaugusts.com    Please also see my "EdsList – Books" page on this site.   THESE are too ‘new’ to be included on that page at this time.    …Thanks!   ——–Ed   

 

DELPHI. Vanghelis Pendazos and Maria Sarla.  Publisher: Yiannikos-Kaldis,
Athens, Greece. 1984. Greek history in glossy pictorial wraps with flaps; text in English; with glossary; illustrated in color and black & white; fold-out maps, 160pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. History. Catalogs: Firsts, History, Travel, Reference.  $21.50  $10.75




 

 

 

THE PRE-RAPHAELITE DREAM.  William Gaunt.   Softcover, ISBN 080520119X
Publisher: Schocken Books, New York, 1972  VG+ condition. Covers glossy w/ v. light shelf wear. No spine crease or remainder mark. Text lightly toned; tight, clean, unmarked. Nice copy.  $10.00  $5.00

THE DESERT READER edited by Peter Wild.  Softcover, ISBN 0874803667  Publisher: Univ of Utah Pr, Salt Lake City, Utah , 1991. Wraps; 236 pages with index; Black & white illustrations; Text is tight with no internal markings; Bright pictorial cover with no tears. A historical cross-section of writing by travelers, scouts, beaver-hunters, pioneers, and various others. $10.00  $5.00  

  THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF HUMOR  edited by Geoff Tibballs.   Softcover, ISBN 0786707836  Publisher: Carroll & Graf . Paperbound. Presents over 6,000 shaggy dog stories, limericks, put-downs, toasts, insults, and jokes for all . 614 pages. Groucho Marx cartoon on the cover.  Published at $13.95.  $6.95  




  THE KNIGHTS TEMPLAR by Susie Hodge.  Softcover, ISBN 0681356278 Publisher: Hermes House, 2006  Very good condition. gift quality. NOT an ex-library copy: very clean and bright pages; Book has almost no shelfwear; tight spine. $12.00  $6.00 



THE INTERPRETATION OF DREAMS by Sigmund Freud. Trade paperback. 1970’s. .Slightly worn and covers show some edge and corner wear.  An important book in the history of discovering the significance of dreaming and dreams. $6.00   $3.00 



FENG SHUI : Mind & Body & Spirit & Home. Mark Evans, Hale Gill.  Hardcover, ISBN 0681068507 Publisher: Hermes House/Anness Publishing Ltd .  Fine Condition. Very attractive, highly illustrated. Clean, in fact,  "as new",  inside & out.  $15.00  $7.50  

ALL THINGS CONSIDERED.  G.K. Chesterton, Hardcover. Publisher: Methuen & Co., London, 1908. 296pp. Binding tight. This copy is in fine condition. Clean and bright; shows very little if any wear. There are no visible flaws or markings.  The book consists of 35 essays/articles with titles such as:  "The Case for the Ephemeral", "The Fallacy of Success", "Patriotism and Sport", (Classics/Chesterton)  $50.00  $25.00 

 

 

 FEAR AND TREMBLING  [together with]  REPETITION by Soren Kierkegaard.  Softcover, ISBN 0691020264. Publisher: Princeton University Press, 1983. A clean copy with minimal shelf wear to cover edges. Uncreased spine. Text unmarked.  
$17.50    $8.75  

 

 

WITCHCRAFT FOR TOMORROW.  Doreen Valiente.  ISBN 0919345832b Publisher: Phoenix Publishing, 1978.  Valiente’s own Book Of Shadows tells how to become a witch, start or find a coven. Based on ancient magical tradition, included are songs, spells, incantations and advice on acquiring your own skill along with history of witchcraft. Chapter include "The Old Gods", "Witch Ethics", "Methods of Witch Divination" and "Witchcraft and Sex Magic". FINE COPY. Trade Paperback.  $24.00  $12.00  

THE DRUIDS  Magicians of the West.  Ward Rutherford. The Doctrines, Beliefs and Practices of Druidism.   ISBN 085030346X. Publisher: STERLING PUBLISHING CO., INC.^, 1990. Sterling Publishing. 1990. trade paperback. very good condition. Cover shows a purported (speculative) Druid sacrifice of a child.  $14.00  $7.00  



 THE BOOKMAN’S LONDON.  Frank Swinnerton,  Hardcover. Publisher: Doubleday and Company, Inc, Garden City, New York, 1952.  8.5×5.75 inches. 161 indexed pages. Light blue and yellow drawing illustrated dust jacket with black lettering. Owner’s name. A famous novelist who is also a famous bookman has written this genial, authoritative guide to the life, history and tradition of the London literary world, straying just a little into other local matters, as well. Wonderfully illustrated throughout with black and white drawings and photos. Clean and tight;  Includes dustjacket    $24.00   $12.00  



 THE VAMPIRE BOOK  The Encyclopedia of the Undead.  J. Gordon Melton.   ISBN 0810322951. Publisher: Visible Ink, 1994.  8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. 1994 later printing , Large softcover with illustrated wraps, 852 page book with many black and white photos and drawings. Condition : Fine. As new. Illustrated.: Various Contributors. Binding: Soft Cover as Only Issued. (Vampires / Fantasy / Horror HORROR / FANTASY / OCCULT)   $20.00   $10.00  

 ROMAN LONDON by Alan Sorrell    Hardcover, ISBN 0668018534  Publisher: Arco Publishing Co., New York, 1969. No markings in book. Binding is tight. DJ with nicks and small tears to edges from shelf wear. Book has 18 drawings portraying Roman London, incl. city panoramas, showing its layout and fortifications; street scenes, shops and bathhouses; exterior and interior views of such important buildings as the Temple of Mithras. 69pp.; includes dustjacket (Roman London England United Kingdom Great Britain British Rome)   $20.00   $10.00  

 THE WHITE GODDESS by Robert Graves.  Softcover, ISBN 0374504938
Publisher: Noonday Press/Farrar Straus and Giroux, New York, NY, 1966
19th ptg. (1986) of 1st American edition, amended and enlarged.  Illustrated wraps. Modest shelf wear,. Square, uncreased binding. 511 pp.  $12.00  $6.00  



 

MOTHER LONDON by Michael Moorcock. 1988  NY: Harmony Books. First American Edition. 1st printing, 496pp. tall 8vo. Fine . Softcover. 

$19.00  $9.50  

 

 

 

ORDINARY PEOPLE AS MONKS AND MYSTICS  Marsha Sinetar.   Softcover, ISBN 0809127733. Publisher: Paulist Press,  1986.  Text is clean, bright and unmarked.   $9.50  $4.75