The Easton Press - 100 Greatest Books
Arranged alphabetically by author.


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  • PhotoPhotoRoll over Image to expandBacon, Francis:  The Essayes Or Counsels Civill & Morall.  Norwalk, Conn.: The Easton Press, 1980. Collector's Edition. Fine in full medium brown leather covered boards with four raised bands on the spine with gilt text and decorations stamped in the compartments and with gilt tool work on both the front and rear boards. The end papers are silk with a matching silk placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine. All three edges of the text block are gilt. A small quarto measuring 10 3/4" by 7" containing 190 pages of text. With an introduction by Christopher Morley. One of the volumes in The Easton Press' collection of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written. A tight, clean and crisp copy with no names, dates, notations or former owner's book plates.
    TB27196  $45.00


  • PhotoPhotoRoll over Image to expandCervantes Saavedra, Miguel De:  Don Quixote The Ingenious Gentleman of La Mancha.  Norwalk, Conn.: The Easton Press, 1979. Collector's Edition. Fine in full dark red leather covered boards with four raised bands on the spine with gilt text and decorations in the compartments and with gilt decorations on the front and rear boards. The end papers are silk and there is a matching placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine. The edges of the text block are gilt. A quarto measuring 11 1/4" by 8" containing 682 pages of text illustrated with drawings by Edy Legrand. Translated from The Spanish by Joyhn Ormsby. This is one of The Easton Press' volumes in The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series. A beautiful, clean, crisp and handsome volume with a new introduction by Irwin Edman with no prior ownership markings of any kind nor any book plates.
    TB27204  $85.00


  • Crane, Stephen:  The Red Badge of Courage.  Norwalk, Conn.: The Easton Press, 1980. Collector's Edition. Fine in full salmon colored leather covered boards with four raised bands on the spine with gilt text and decorations stamped in the compartments and with gilt tool work on both the front and rear boards. The end papers are silk with a matching silk placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine. All three edges of the text block are in gilt. A small quarto measuring 10" tall by 6 3/4" deep containing 170 pages of text. Illustrated with drawings by John Steuart Curry. One of the volumes in The Easton Press' collection of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written. A beautiful, tight, clean copy with no prior owner's markings, names or book plates.
    TB23797  $60.00


  • PhotoPhotoRoll over Image to expandde Maupassant, Guy:  The Tales of Guy De Maupassant.  Norwalk, Conn.: The Easton Press, 1977. Collector's Edition. Near fine in full bright red leather covered boards with four raised bands on the spine with gilt text and decorations stamped in the compartments and with gilt tool work on both the front and rear boards. The end papers are silk with a matching silk placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine. All three edges of the text block are in gilt. A small quarto measuring 9 1/4" by 6 1/2" containing 472 pages of text. Some of the gilt filled tool work on the front board has deteriorated and is missing. Based on the translations of Lafacadio Hearn and others. Illustrated with drawings by Gunter Bohmer and with an introduction by Justin O'Brien. One of the volumes in The Easton Press' collection of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written. Other than the missing gilt on the front board, this is a very handsome, tight, clean copy with no names, dates, notations or book plates.
    TB23379  $50.00


  • PhotoPhotoRoll over Image to expandDumas, Alexander:  The Count of Monte Cristo (Four Volumes in One).  Norwalk, Conn.: The Easton Press, 2003. Special Easton Press Edition. Fine in full dark blue leather covered boards with gilt tool work on the boards with four raised bands on the spine with gilt tool work and gilt text stamping between with silk end papers and a silk placement ribbon sewn into the head of the binding and with gilt edges to the text block. A small quarto measuring 9" by 6". Four volumes combined into one comprising a total of 1,237 pages of text and illustrated by Lynd Ward and with an introduction by Andre Maurois. One of the volumes in The Easton Press' collection of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series. A beautiful volume with no names, dates, markings or prior owner's book plates.
    TB28190  $165.00


  • PhotoPhotoRoll over Image to expandFlaubert, Gustave:  Madame Bovary.  Norwalk, Conn.: The Easton Press, 1978. Collector's Edition. Fine in full dark blue leather covered boards with four raised bands on the spine with gilt text and decorations stamped in the compartments and with gilt tool work on both the front and rear boards. The end papers are silk with a matching silk placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine. All three edges of the text block are in gilt. An small quarto measuring 10" tall by 6 1/4" deep containing 348 pages of text. Illustrated with Pierre Brissaud and with wood cuts by Theo Schmied. With an introduction by Jacques De Lacretelle. One of the volumes in The Easton Press' collection of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series. A beautiful, tight, clean copy with no names or dates or book plates.
    TB27197  $65.00


  • Franklin, Benjamin:  The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin.  Norwalk, Conn.: The Easton Press, 1976. Collector's Edition. Near fine in full dark brown leather covered boards with four raised bands on the spine with gilt text and decorations stamped in the compartments and with gilt tool work on both the front and rear boards. About 25% of the gilt in the embossed areas on the front board is worn off; else, fine. The end papers are silk with a matching silk placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine. All three edges of the text block are in gilt. A small quarto measuring 10" tall by 6 3/8" deep containing 233 pages of text. "Printed from the manuscript as Franklin wrote it..." Illustrated with line drawings by William Sharp and with a frontispiece portrait of Franklin by Robert Shore. One of the volumes in The Easton Press' collection of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series. A tight, clean and crisp copy with no names, dates, notations or book plates.
    TB23809  $50.00


  • PhotoPhotoRoll over Image to expandHomer, :  The Iliad of Homer.  Norwalk, Conn.: The Easton Press, 1979. Easton Press Collector's Edition. Fine in highly decorated full red leather covered boards with gilt decorations on the boards with gilt text and decorations stamped on the spine between three raised bands. With silk end papers and a silk placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine. The edges of the text block are gilt. In the English verse translation by Alexander Pope. A small quarto measuring 10 1/2" by 6 7/8". This is one of the Easton Press' volumes in The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series. 478 pages of text with illustrated with the classical designs of John Flaxman. A beautiful, tight, clean copy with no names, dates or notations or prior owner's book plates.
    TB26585  $75.00


  • PhotoPhotoRoll over Image to expandLondon, Jack:  The Sea Wolf.  Norwalk, Conn.: The Easton Press, 1979. Collector's Edition. Fine in full red leather covered boards with four raised bands on the spine with gilt text and decorations stamped in the compartments and with gilt tool work on both the front and rear boards. The end papers are silk with a matching silk placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine. All three edges of the text block are in gilt. A small quarto measuring 10 3/16" tall by 6 7/8" deep containing 354 pages of text. Illustrated with drawings by Fletcher Martin and with an introduction by Edmund Gilligan. One of the volumes in The Easton Press' collection of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written. A beautiful, tight, clean copy with no names, dates, notations or former owner's book plates.
    TB26334  $65.00


  • PhotoPhotoRoll over Image to expandShaw, George Bernard:  Two Plays For Puritans.  Norwalk, Conn.: The Easton Press, 1979. Collector's Edition. Fine in full bright red leather covered boards with four raised bands on the spine with gilt text and decorations stamped in the compartments and with gilt tool work on both the front and rear boards. The end papers are silk with a matching silk placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine. All three edges of the text block are in gilt. A quarto measuring 11 3/16" tall by 6 1/2" deep containing 215 pages of text. Two plays by George Bernard Shaw titled: The Devil's Disciple and Caesar and Cleopatra. Illustrated with drawings by George Him. One of the volumes in The Easton Press' collection of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written. A beautiful, tight, clean copy with no names, dates, notations or former owner's book plates.
    TB20668  $60.00


  • PhotoPhotoRoll over Image to expandSteinbeck, John:  Of Mice and Men.  Norwalk, Conn.: The Easton Press, 1977. Collector's Edition. Very near fine in full dark brown leather covered boards with three raised bands on the spine with gilt text and decorations stamped in the compartments and with extensive gilt tool work on both the front and rear boards. Unfortunately, about half of the gilt in the embossed areas of the boards has tarnished or flaked off. The end papers are silk with a matching silk placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine. All three edges of the text block are in gilt. A quarto measuring 11" by 7 3/4" containing 165 pages of text. Illustrated with drawings by woodcuts by Fletcher Martin and with an introduction by John T. Winterich. One of the volumes in The Easton Press' collection of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written. A tight, clean copy with no names, dates or notations or prior owner's book plates.
    TB23758  $65.00


  • PhotoPhotoRoll over Image to expandTwain (Samuel L. Clemens), Mark:  The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Companion).  Norwalk Conn.: The Easton Press, 1981. Collector's Edition. Fine in full brown leather covered boards with four raised bands on the spine with gilt text and decorations stamped in the compartments and with gilt tool work on both the front and rear boards. The end papers are silk with a matching silk placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine. All three edges of the text block are in gilt. An small quarto measuring 9 1/8" by 6" containing 396 pages of text. With illustrations by Thomas Hart Benton and with an introduction by Bernard DeVoto. One of the volumes in The Easton Press' collection of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written. A beautiful, tight, clean copy with no names, dates, notations or former owner's book plates.
    TB26000  $75.00


  • PhotoPhotoRoll over Image to expandVerne, Jules:  Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea.  Norwalk: The Easton Press, 1977. Collector's Edition. Fine in highly decorated full dark brown leather covered boards with four raised bands on the spine with gilt text stamping and decorations in the compartments with gilt decorations and rules stamped on the front and rear boards. The end sheets are silk with a matching silk placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine and the edges of the text block are gilt. One of the volumes in The Easton Press' collection of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series. A small quarto measuring 10 1/4" by 7" containing 325 pages of text and illustrations by Edward A. Wilson. A beautiful, tight, clean copy with no names, dates or notations or former owner's book plates.
    TB28023  $75.00




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