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1 Didion, Joan, A BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1981. This is a limited edition that has been signed by the author on the front free end paper, signature page has a tissue guard. Full, green leather, with elaborate gilt tooled d The silk moire end papers have tone-shifted along the edges to gold which happens with many of the older Franklin book of certain colors, else, Fine condition. A beautiful book that would enhance any library. 262 pages. 9 x 6 1/4. 
Illustrated by Oscar Liebman. Special message from the author. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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2 Farrell, James T. YOUNG LONIGAN.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1979. This is a limited edition that has been signed by the author on the front free end paper, signature page has a tissue guard. Full, olive leather, with gilt tooled decoration Slight color shift on the edges of the end papers that often happens with these older Franklin books, else Fine. Like most Franklin Library books, this appears to have been put on a shelf upon receipt and never opened until we did so to catalog it. 238 pages. 8 7/8 X 6. 
Illustrated with lovely duo tone drawings by Mitchell Hooks. Special message from the author written specifically for this edition. James T. Farrell's first novel which established Studs Lonigan as an icon of American fiction in a spectacular edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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3 Homer, THE ODYSSEY.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1978. This volume was "published by The Franklin Library exclusively for subscribers to the 25th Anniversary Limited Edition of The Great Books of the W Full, green leather, with elaborate gilt tooled de Fine condition. 664 pages. 9 x 6. 
"Map of the Travels of Odysseus (frontis.) and silhoutte figures beginning each book of The Iliad are the work of Quentin Fiore." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Irving, Washington, THE SKETCH BOOK OF GEOFFREY CRAYON, GENT.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library. 1985. Limited edition. Privately printed for members of the First Edition Society. Full, green leather, with gilt tooled decorations Color shift to gold on the edges of the end papers that often happens with these older Franklin books, else Fine. 388 pages. 9 x 6. 
Illustrated by Yvonne Gilbert. 
Price: 37.50 USD
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5 Jones, James, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1978. This is one of the Franklin Library's limited edition publication of The Collected Stories of the World's Best-Loved Books. Includes the Franklin L Full, red leather, with ornate gilt tooled decor There is an almost imperceptible color shift along the edges of the end papers that often happens with Franklin books using certain color moire, otherwise, this is a Fine book and would make a beautiful gift for a loved one. 870 pages. 9 1/2 x 6 1/2. 
Illustrated by Harlan M. Krakovitz. Jones' modern classic about the pre-World War II regular army in Hawaii. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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6 McCarthy, Mary, BIRDS OF AMERICA.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1981. This is a limited edition that has been signed by the author on the front free end paper, signature page has a tissue guard. Full, blue leather, with gilt tooled decorations, Fine, tight condition. A beautiful book that would enhance any library. Like most Franklin Library books, this appears to have been put on a shelf upon receipt and never opened until we did so to catalog it. 341 pages. 9 x 6 1/4. 
Illustrated with lovely full-page black-and-white drawings by James Campbell. Special message from the author written specifically for this edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Stone, Irving, THE AGONY AND THE ECSTASY: A NOVEL OF MICHELANGELO.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1977. This is a limited edition that has been signed by the author on the front free end paper, signature page has a tissue guard. Full, red leather, with very elaborate gilt toole There is light fade to the edges of the end papers, else Fine, pristine condition. This is magnificent example of the art of publishing...a big, lush, beautiful book and signed by Stone. 844 pages. 9 1/2 x 6 3/4. 
Illustrated by Bruce Waldman; notes, bibliography. There is a two page special message written by the author for the subscribers. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8 Vidal, Gore, BURR.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1979. This is a limited edition that has been signed by the author on the front free end paper, signature page has a tissue guard. Full, grey-green leather, with elaborate gilt too Fine, pristine condition. It is obvious that this book was never opened until we did so to catalog it. 524 pages. 9 1/2 6 1/2. 
Illustrated. Special message from the author written for this edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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9 Welty, Eudora, THE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1980. This is a limited edition that has been signed by the author on the front free end paper, signature page has a tissue guard. Full, red leather, with gilt tooled decorations, Two almost imperceptible dots on the top edge and one on the fore edge, else a book in fine condition.. This is magnificent example of the art of publishing...a beautiful book and signed by Eudora Welty. 194 pages. 8 7/8 x 6 1/8. 
Illustrated by Howard Rogers. Special message from the author. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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10 Wouk, Herman, WAR AND REMEMBRANCE.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1978. Limited edition. Privately printed for members of the First Edition Society. Full, black leather, with elaborate, gilt tooled  Lower front corner is bumped and there is some faint scrapes along the leather edges (not the gilt edges). Except as Noted, the book is in Near Fine condition and there are no indications of former ownership. 1121 pages. 9 1/4 x 6 7/8. 
Illustrated by Harlan M Krakovitz. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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