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The Lady of the Camelias, Diane de Lys, and A True Grisette

By: Alexandre Dumas fils

Price: $97.50

Publisher: London, John Dicks Press:

Seller ID: Books006080

Condition: Fair


103 pages. With six illustrations by Frederick Gilbert. A fragile sixpenny publication in original wraps. Front cover detached. Light staining from orange wraps to first and last few leaves. Generally holding well, though particularly tender at p. 64 facing one of the illustrations: there the two halves of the book are holding by only two threads. Important Dumas fils works; I do not know of what "A True Grisette" is a translation. Ads for Reynolds's Newspaper (recto of both covers: with emphasis on the Working Man / "The People") and for Brooke's Monkey Brand soap ["Won't ... View more info

The Two Dianas: The Taking of Calais, The Chatelet, The Comte De Montgommery. [complete in three volumes]

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $325.00

Publisher: London, Methuen:

Seller ID: Books006081

Condition: Good


iv, 124, iv, 132, vii, 104 pages. Preliminary notice regarding this Methuen Dumas endeavour bound in at pastedown of volume 3. Half title of volume 3 present. In all volumes: title page, introduction signed "R.S.G", and full text of the novel. Text is complete. Rusted staples as seen to vol. 3, former owner's signature to top right of half title vol. 3, marginal offsetting from cloth to first and final leaves; else clean and unmarked in entirely secure bindings. Very few of these Methuen sixpenny Dumas seem to have survived. Originally in wraps; a former owner has carefully cut out the... View more info

The Adventures of Captain Pamphile; and Delaporte's Little Presents

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $162.50

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1904

Seller ID: Books006082

Condition: Good


98 pages. Originally in paper wraps; a former owner has carefully cut out the pictorial front cover and pasted this on to green cloth-covered boards and bound the volume very well, thus contributing to a remarkable survival. No preliminary ads bound in. Title page, introduction signed "R.S.G", and full text of the novel and story. Text is complete. Rusted staples as seen, and offsetting from cloth to title page and , marginally, to final leaf only; else clean and unmarked in an entirely secure binding. Cover by Frank Adams. View more info

Catherine Blum and other stories: The Juno, and The Scourge of Naples

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $162.50

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1904

Seller ID: Books006083

Condition: Very Good


115 pages, plus introductory leaves. Originally in paper wraps; a former owner has carefully cut out the pictorial front cover and pasted this on to green cloth-covered boards and bound the volume very well, thus contributing to a remarkable survival. Front pastedown shows announcement for The New Forest by Horace G. Hutchinson and lists illustrations by Walter Tyndale. There follows one leaf of Methuen ads. Then title page, introduction signed "R.S.G", and full text of the novel. Text is complete. Rusted staples as seen; else clean and unmarked in an entirely secure binding. Cover by ... View more info

Amaury [Never Before Translated Into English]

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $162.50

Publisher: London, Methuen:

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: Books006084

Condition: Good


132 pages. Very few of these Methuen sixpenny Dumas seem to have survived. This is the first appearance in English of Amaury, as noted on title page. c. 1903. Originally in paper wraps; a former owner has carefully cut out the pictorial front cover and pasted this on to green cloth-covered boards and bound the volume very well, thus contributing to a remarkable survival. Front pastedown shows Methuen scheme of Alexandre Dumas novels; editor's introduction appears to verso of title page. No ads bound in. Text is complete. Offsetting and former owner's name to title page, and rusted staples, as ... View more info

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Ascanio

By: Dumas, Alexandre

Price: $181.25

Publisher: London, Charles H. Clarke: 1859

Seller ID: Books011608

Condition: Good


264 pages. 6.5 x 4.3 inches; with ads at front and rear for The Parlour Library and Railway Reading. Clarke issued this title in 1859 and 1861; this copy is not dated. Price: eighteen pence / 1s 6d; Foyles ticket to lower left inside front cover; Clarke address at 23 Paternoster Row. Lacking lower half of spine, and the upper half is attached only along the upper joint. Light soiling. View more info