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Anthony Adverse in Italy

By: Allen, Hervey

Price: $5.50

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing: 1949

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 002209

Condition: Very Good


Spine a bit creased, slightly slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear, a little browning to page edges. A bright, attractive Dell mapback, Dell # 281. "Anthony Adverse" was originally published in 1933, but was split into three self-contained paperbacks of which this is the first, followed by "Anthony Adverse in Africa" and America. "This book follows events in the life of Anthony Adverse from his birth, through childhood and adolescence in... View more info

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Alimony

By: Baldwin, Faith

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing: 1964

Seller ID: 004718

Condition: Very Good+


Dell Book # 0058. A nice, attractive copy. "Second wife. . . . she loved him. She knew that he was the man she had been waiting for - that he was the man she had kept herself for. He was decent and honest and strong. And he loved her. But she wondered if the happiness she could bring him would be enough. Because she could never forget that he had known another happiness with another woman - with the woman who had been his wife."; 16mo - over 5¾" - ... View more info

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The House of the Evening Star

By: Bergstrom, Louise

Price: $22.95

Publisher: New York, Avalon Books: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003657

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Small sot on top edge. DJ in Plasti-Kleer Jacket Cover as issued, bottom corners of flaps creased. A bright, attractive copy. "Disa Odell had never been to Florida before. Why, then, did lonely Mound Key, the private island of the theatrical Loring family, seem so familiar - and so threatening? Why had her mother Johanna expressed reluctance about Disa's plan to visit Villa Vespero, the Lorings' 'House of the Evening Star,' an Italian-Renaissance-like structu... View more info

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Love in Pity

By: Cartland, Barbara

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, Pyramid Books: 1976

Seller ID: 003476

ISBN: 0515039934

Condition: Good+


Spine a bit creased, slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear, chipping. top edge a bit sunned, a couple bumps to leading edge. A nice copy. "Beautiful innocent Jacinda was defiant when Helen, her ravishing and impulsive mother, took her sister Fleur and fled the Castle. Since then, Jacinda had dedicated herself to her willful and exorbitant father, Lord Buckingham Coombe. But his scandalous behavior had driven her childhood love from her. And finally, one dr... View more info

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Little Tongues of Fire (Camfield Novel of Love #64)

By: Cartland, Barbara

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Jove Books: 1988

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 003477

ISBN: 0515098434

Condition: Good+


Spine, covers somewhat creased, spine slightly slanted, corners bumped, minor edge wear. A little yellowing but text is clean and unmarked. An attractive copy. "Alveric, Duke of Quarrington, was well pleased. If his neighbor's niece, Miss Vina Wallace, proved willing to marry the Duke's debauched and raffish brother for the sake of a title, well and good. Her fortune would relieve the Duke of a wearisome burden. . . But Vina's unexpected and ethereal beauty, he... View more info

Florida Nurse (Original title: "Leona Gregory, R. N.") [Large Type]

By: Dern, Peggy

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, Prestige Books:

Edition: Larger Type

Seller ID: 004226

Condition: Very Good


Spine slightly slanted/creased, PO name inside. A Magnum Easy Eye Larger Type book. Publication (not stated) probably mid-70s. A clean, attractive copy. "She was dedicated to helping the helpless. . . but could she heal the break in her own heart?" Originally published as "Leona Gregory, R. N."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Search for Love

By: Everett, Gail

Price: $22.95

Publisher: New York, Avalon Books: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003651

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Spine very slightly slanted. DJ in Plasti-Kleer Jacket Cover as issued (thin line of residue from Plasti-Kleer along lower edge of boards). A bright, attractive copy. "At Wind Island this summer Laurie would find the love that would give meaning for her. But who would it be? Ambitious Harvey Hancock, who would come to the island to visit her; wealthy playboy Nelson Mitchell, with whom Laurie had romanced happily, then fought violently, last summer; Fletcher K... View more info

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Nurse Turner Runs Away

By: Frazer, Diane

Price: $4.45

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004184

Condition: Good+


Spine somewhat curved, minor edgewear/bumping. A few pages have small dogears, but text is clean and unmarked. Paperback original, first edition, Permabook M-4256. "She had everything that ought to make a pretty young girl happy and yet she was running away."; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

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China Court

By: Godden, Rumer

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing: 1962

Seller ID: 001907

Condition: Good+


Covers slightly creased, corners bumped, slight spine slant, minor edge wear/darkening, a little yellowing. "China Court was a magnificent English country house. The girl was American, modern as tomorrow. Suddenly China Court was hers, on one condition. She had to marry a man she had never seen."; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

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The Convenient Marriage

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $3.95

Publisher: London, Pan Books: 1965

Seller ID: 005118

Condition: Good


Reading copy. Spine creased, slanted, front cover has tears at top and bottom of spine, some edge wear and rubbing, some chipping at top and base of spine. Pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. "London in the 'Age of Elegance' - a charming, wicked, rakish place. Miss Lizzie Winwood, of an aristocratic but chronically penniless family, is to marry the Earl of Rule - for the 'convenience' of his great wealth. But Miss Winwood's affections lie elsewhere; ho... View more info

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Charity Girl

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co: 1970

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 005391

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Spine slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear, a little browning but text is clean and unmarked. Jacket shows some edge wear and a little chipping, some darkening. A nice copy. "The Viscount thought he had seldom seen a more pathetic picture. Not only was Cherry Steane's countenance woebegone, but the shoes and the hem of the duffle cloak she wore were sadly muddied. She looked to be hot, tired and despairing. Cherry succeeded in mastering her agitation. 'I b... View more info

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Charity Girl

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $31.00

Publisher: Toronto, Bodley Head: 1970

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 006405

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


First Canadian edition, 254 pp, orange cloth with gold lettering on spine. Spine slightly slanted, just a bit of edge wear. Jacket in protective Brodart, minor edge wear with a little chipping at top and base of spine and a couple small, nearly closed tears. A little rubbing, spine sunned, price sticker near top of front inside flap. An attractive copy. "The Viscount thought he had seldom seen a more pathetic picture. Not only was Cherry Steane's countenance woe... View more info

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Cousin Kate

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Toronto, Bodley Head: 1968

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 006406

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


First Canadian Edition, 318 pp, red cloth with gold lettering on spine. Spine slightly slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear, small store sticker at bottom of front end paper. Jacket in protective wraps, spine sunned, some edge wear and creasing primarily along top and bottom edges with some small, mostly closed tears along edges, prce clipped. A nice copy. "The sudden invitation to live with her Aunt Minerva at Staplewood came as a complete surprise to you... View more info

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Caverns of Danger

By: Holton, Frances

Price: $22.95

Publisher: New York, Avalon Books: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003652

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


DJ in Plasti-Kleer Jacket Cover as issued, inside corners of flaps creased. A bright, attractive copy. "Megan James, a young journalist, is thrilled when she's asked to write a biography of Nicole Abbott, her glamorous movie-star aunt. But trouble starts before she begins chapter one. First, Megan and her aunt are both warned not to publish the book. Then Megan's boyfriend - who's been invited to the Abbott ranch along with Megan - becomes seriously jealous of... View more info

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The Girl in the White Cap

By: Howe, Margaret

Price: $6.25

Publisher: New York, Ace Books:

Seller ID: 004186

Condition: Very Good


Ace D-521. Spine slightly slanted, minor bumping. Yellowing but text is clean and unmarked. No date listed [1961]. A tight, attractive copy. "The case was challenging, but she didn't realize it would involve her own heart.."; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

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Emma

By: Kenyon, F. W.

Price: $5.45

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell: 1955

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 003543

Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket


Corners bumped, a little edge wear, chipping, some soiling to top and leading edges, browning inside covers. Jacket has some waterstains, some edge wear and chipping, some creases to front flap. A nice copy. "History has produced few women as fascinating as the auburn-haired beauty, Emma, Lady Hamilton, who captured the heart of England's greatest admiral, Lord Nelson. Warmhearted, impulsive, amoral, she distributed her favors generously, mistaking gratitude and... View more info

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Dr. Jane's Choice

By: Mcelfresh, Adeline

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1966

Seller ID: 002369

Condition: Good+


Spine slanted, corners bumped, some edge wear. Covers show a little creasing, some darkening, 25c written at top of front cover. One page dog-eared, some yellowing but text is unmarked. "To hundreds of thousands of readers, Doctor Jane Langford (later briefly married to the Reverend Bill Latham) is the most beloved heroine in all medical romance literature. "Recovering from the cruel death of her young husband, Doctor Jane Latham finds comfort in the love o... View more info

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Castle Light

By: McKenna, Evelyn

Price: $22.95

Publisher: New York, Avalon Books: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003654

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Spine very slightly slanted, one corner bumped. DJ shows some minor edgewear. A bright, attractive copy. "Leslie Farlan was intrigued by her wealthy new employers, Curt and Cleo VanCampen. She was to accompany then and some friends and a young, handsome fellow employee, Ron Calvert, to the Cornish coast of England and act as nurse-companion to Cleo, a semi-invalid. What she had not been told was the purpose of the trip - to look for a treasure supposedly buri... View more info

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Deadly Pursuit

By: Miller, Marcia

Price: $22.95

Publisher: New York, Avalon Books: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003656

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Small spot at top edge. DJ in Plasti-Kleer Jacket Cover as issued, small crease at bottom corner of front flap. A bright, attractive copy. "The nightmare began on the night of Amanda Hill's party in honor of Griff Baxter, a well-known writer. But neither Blair Conover nor her friend Susie Vincent was aware of the shadow of danger hovering over them. For poor Susie, that signal of danger foreshadowed her death, and for Blair it plunged her into a series of inc... View more info

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Vietnam Nurse

By: Roberts, Suzanne

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003403

Condition: Very Good-


Spine slightly slanted, minor edgewear/bumping, inside covers yellowing. Text is clean and unmarked. "Army Nurse Katie Brannon expected hardships when she shipped out to Vietnam. But she had not anticipated the battle that raged in her heart when she found herself torn between two men: the Bostonian doctor, Major David White, and the rugged young officer, Steve Caine. Even in the midst of war’s grim chaos, Katie realized that for her there was an equal menac... View more info