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THE LETTERS OF HERMAN MELVILLE \12,000@1960.@In 1 Vols.@398pp.@Original cloth.@YALE U.P..@Edited by MERRELL R. DAVIS and WILLIAM H. GILMAN with original jacket
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A WHITMAN PORTRAIT \30,000@1960.@In 1 Vols.@@Original cloth.@N. Y. The Spiral Press.@ Woodcuts by ANTONIO FRASCONI All the woodcuts have been printed from the original blocks on hand made Goyu paper from Japan. This edition has been limited to five hundred and twenty-five copies printed. This copy, here signed by Antonio Frasconi, is number 98 19x14cm GOOD COPY SCARCE
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THE LETTERS OF FRANK NORRIS \12,000@1956.@In 1 Vols.@98pp.@Original cloth.@S.F. The Book Club of Cal..@EDITED BY FRANKLIN WALKER Limited to 350 copies 29x21cm
GG15415 ANDERSON, S. MEMOIRS. 1ST EDN. \45,000@1942.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Sherwood Anderson's Memoirs. x,509pp. (Harcourt, Brace, 1942)FIRST EDITION. Original black cloth.
MD03202 ASHMORE, J. SANTAYANA, ART, & AESTHETICS. \9,500@1966.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Santayana, Art, and Aesthetics. 139pp. (Press of Western ReserveUniv., 1966) Cloth with dust wrapper.
RD11335 BENTON, J. EMERSON AS A POET. \4,000@1883.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Emerson as a Poet. 134pp. (M.L. Hobrook, 1883) Rebound in blackcloth, top edge gilt.
09090715 BIERCE, A. BLACK BEETLES IN AMBER \45,000@1892.@In 1 Vols.@280pp.@Original gray cloth.@WESTERN AUTHORS PUBLISHING CO..@First edition FINE COPY
09090712 Bierce, A. Twenty-one Letters of Ambrose Bierce \5,000@1922.@In 1 Vols.@23pp.@@GEORGE KIRK.@Edited with a Note by SAMUEL LOVEMAN limited to 950 copies originaly bound in blue board 18.5x13cm.
09090711 BIERCE, A. A SON OF THE GODS AND A HORSEMAN IN THE SKY \15,000@1907.@In 1 Vols.@47pp.@@PAUL ELDER AND COMPANY.@INCLUDING AN INTRODUCTION BY W.C.MORROW THE PHOTOGRAVURE FRONTISPIECE AFTER A PAINTING BY WILL JENKINS First edition white vellum spine, blue board HANDMADE PAPER top edge gilt 17.5x13cm.
0909051 Bierce, A. THE ANTI-PHILISTINE. \150,000@1897.@In 4 Vols.@280pp.@@LONDON, JOHN & HORACE COWLEY.@A Monthly Magazine & Review of Belles-Letters Also A Periodical of Protest. No. ‡T|June 15, 1897`No.‡W SEPTEMBER 15, 1897 in 4parts, (all published) Complete set in original wrapper, preserved in special made slipcase VERY IMPORTANT BIERCE ITEM, VERY RARE
0909079 BIERCE, A. WRITE IT RIGHT A LITTLE BLACKLIST OF LITERARY FAULTS \20,000@1909.@In 1 Vols.@73pp.@Original cloth.@THE NEAL PUBLISHING COMPANY.@First edition 15.5x10.5cm.
09090710 Bierce, A. (Herman, W.) THE DANCE OF DEATH \15,000@1877.@In 1 Vols.@131pp.@Original cloth.@Henry Keller & Co.,.@First edition 16.5x12.5cm.
JE20001 BROWN, C.B. ALCUIN, 1798. A DIALOGUE BY C.B. BROWN. \28,000@1935.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Alcuin: A Dialogue. A Type-Facsimile Reprint of the First EditionPrinted in 1798. With an Introduction by L.E. Kimball, andphotogravure reproductions of portraits of C.B. Brown andE.H. Smith. xxi,77pp. (New Haven: Carl & Margaret Rollins,1935) LIMITED TO 250 COPIES. Printed wrappers, preservedin slipcase, good. 15x9.5cm.
RL21254 CALDWELL, E. PLACE CALLED ESTHERVILLE. \15,000@1949.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Place Called Estherville. 244pp. (Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1949)FIRST EDITION. Cloth with dust wrapper.
RL21255 CALDWELL, E. EPISODE IN PALMETTO. \12,000@1950.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Episode in Palmetto. 252pp. (Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1950)FIRST EDITION. Cloth with dust wrapper.
12032215 Capote, T. OTHER VOICES, OTHER ROOMS \38,000@1948.@In 1 Vols.@231pp.@Original cloth.@N. Y. RANDOM HOUSE.@original grey cloth, title in red on spine, with original jacket FIRST EDITION first printing of Author's first novel VERY GOOD COPY
VB23070 COOPER, P.L. SIGNS & SYMPTOMS. \3,000@1983.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Signs and Symptoms. Thomas Pynchon and the Contemporary World. (U. of California Pr., 1983) 238pp. Dark blue cloth with dust wrapper, NEAR FINE.
VB23229 CORRIGAN, L.C. POEMS OF PURE IMAGINATION. \2,000@1999.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Poems of Pure Imagination. Robert Penn Warren and the Romantic Tradition. (Louisiana State UP, 1999) 171pp. Trade paperback, rear upper left corner slightly bumped, else FINE AS NEW.
GK07110 CRANE, S. RED BADGE OF COURAGE. 2ND ED. \30,000@1900.@In 1 Vols.@@@@The Red Badge of Courage. An Episode of the American Civil War.New Edition, with Portrait and Preface. (D. Appleton,1900) x,233pp. SECOND EDITION, FIRST STATE including a portrait of the author which did not appear in the first edition and a new preface. Original beige buckram, titled in red & black. Covers soiled, else a good copy.
GK07109 CRANE, S. LITTLE REGIMENT. 1ST ED. \35,000@1896.@In 1 Vols.@@@@The Little Regiment. And Other Episodes of the American Civil War. (D. Appelton, 1896) 196pp. FIRST EDITION, FIRST STATE. Original buckram, titled in red & black. Light foxing over covers and edges, extremities of spine rubbed, some stains of tapes on endpapers. Overall a good copy.
LE13238 DREISER, T. DAWN. 1ST EDN. \14,000@1931.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Dawn: A History of Myself. (An Autobiography of Early Youth).589pp. (Horace Liveright, 1931) FIRST EDITION. Original two-tonecloth, with dust wrapper. Bottom edge slightly water stained.
RC27208 DREISER, T. LETTERS. \65,000@1959.@In 3 Vols.@@@@The Letters. A Selection. Edited with preface and notes by R.H.Elias. In 3 Vols. (U. of Pennsylvania Press, 1959) Originalcloth, preserved in an original slipcase.
0903192 EDITED BY RUSK, R. L. THE LETTERS OF RALPH WALDO EMERSON 1813-1881 \65,000@1966.@In 6 Vols.@@Original orange cloth.@COLUMBIA U. P..@Complete set in 6 vols. FINE SET
09041039 EDWARDS, J. Freedom of the Will \5,000@1973.@In 1 Vols.@494pp.@Original cloth.@YALE U. P..@EDITED BY PAUL RAMSEY. THE WORKS OF JONATHAN EDWARDS VOLUME 1 ( Perry Miller, General Editor ) with original jacket
1902203 ERNEST HEMINGWAY FOR WHOM THE BELL TOLLS \248,000@1940.@In 1 Vols.@471pp.@Original cloth.@N. Y. CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS.@ FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE, original cloth, with original illutrated jacket. VERY GOOD COPY @‰üƒ|ƒCƒ“ƒg@‰œ•t‚ÉA‚Ì•¶Žš‚ ‚èAƒWƒƒƒPƒbƒg— •\Ž†ƒwƒ~ƒ“ƒOƒEƒFƒCÑ‘œŽÊ^‚̃Jƒƒ‰ƒ}ƒ“ƒNƒŒƒWƒbƒgíœAƒWƒƒƒPƒbƒgã•”‚Ɂ2.75i’l’ijˆóü‚ ‚è@@Šó­‚È‹É”ü–{
200910156 Faulkner, W. The TOWN \18,900@1957.@In 1 Vols.@371pp.@Original cloth.@N. Y. RANDOM HOUSE.@ First Edition, First Printing, original cloth, gilt title on spine and front cover, with original illustrated jacket GOOD COPY
0909139 FROST, R. A FURTHER RANGE \75,000@1936.@In 1 Vols.@102pp.@Original cloth.@HENRY HOLT & COMPANY.@803 copies limited numbered 788, SPECIAL FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY ROBERT FROST 24.5x16.5cm. GOOD COPY
0909053 GAER, J. Edited AMBROSE GWINETT BIERCE Bibliography and Biographical Data \18,000@1977.@In 1 Vols.@102pp.@Original red cloth.@NORWOOD EDITIONS.@33x26cm.
QK03002 GROBEL, L. CONVERSATIONS WITH CAPOTE. \8,500@1985.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Conversations with Capote. With a Foreword by J.A. Michener.244pp., illus. (New American Library, 1985) Cloth-backed board,with dust wrapper.
UC25802 HAZO, S. SMITHEREENED APART. \1,200@1963.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Smithereened Apart. A Critique of Hart Crane. 152pp. (Ohio UP, 1963) Cloth with dust wrapper. Ex-library copy with stamps, stickers and a pocket.
11091016 Hemingway, E. 88 Poems Edited with an introduction and Notes \9,000@1979.@In 1 Vols.@161pp.@Original cloth.@Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.@by Nicholas Gerogiannis First edition with original jacket
PJ08223 HICKS, J.H. THOREAU IN OUR SEASON. \12,000@1966.@In 1 Vols.@@@@HICKS, J.H. ed.:Thoreau in Our Season. 176pp. (U. of Mass. Press, 1962)Cloth with dust wrapper. Small private stamp.
210407396 IRVING, W. THE WILD HUNTSMAN & ABU HASSAN \12,000@1924.@In 2 Vols.@@@BOSTON, THE BIBLIOPHILE SO..@(HITHERTO UNPUBLISHED) WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY GEORGE S. HELLMAN PRINTED EXCLUSIVELY FOR MEMBERS OF THE BIBLIOPHILE SOCIETY, Limited to 455 copies, original green cloth, white velum spine with gilt title, top edge gilt, 113pp. 83pp. Complete set in 2 volumes 24.5x16.5cm VERY GOOD SET
NJ27002 JEWETT, S.O. LETTERS. \38,000@1911.@In 1 Vols.@@@@JEWETT, S.O. / A. FIELDS ed.:Letters of Sarah Orne Jewett. Edited by Annie Fields. 259pp.,3 plates. (Houghton Mifflin, 1911) FIRST EDITION. Originalgreen cloth, top edge gilt, very good. VERY SCARCE.* This work includes a sonnet on page 63 (on 'Great Emerson') not found elsewhere.
MJ18202 JEWETT, S.O. COUNTRY OF THE POINTED FIRS. 1ST ED. \25,000@1951.@In 1 Vols.@@@@The Country of the Pointed Firs. (Houghton Mifflin, 1896) 213pp. FIRST EDITION. Original green cloth, gilt, good.
0909054 Lathem, E.C. & Thompson, L. Robert Frost and the Lawrence, Massachusetts, \12,000@1966.@In 1 Vols.@94pp.@Original cloth.@N.Y. The Grolier Club.@"High School Bulletin" The Beginning of a Literary Career limited edition 30.5x25cm.
MD30202 LONDON, C. BOOK OF J. LONDON. \75,000@1921.@In 2 Vols.@@@@LONDON, C. (Mrs. London):The Book of Jack London. Illustrated with Photographs. In 2 Vols.:422,414pp. (N.Y.: The Century, 1921) FIRST EDITION. Originalgreen cloth. Vol.2, covers and foredge partly stained, otherwisegood. VERY SCARCE.
OD03208 MALAMUD, B. DUBIN'S LIVES. \15,000@1979.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Dubin's Lives. 362pp. (Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1979) SPECIALFIRST EDITION, LIMITED TO 750 COPIES. Original red cloth withoriginal glassine, good.
OD03207 MALAMUD, B. NEW LIFE. \8,500@1961.@In 1 Vols.@@@@A New Life. 367pp. (Farrar, Straus and Cuddahy, 1961) FIRSTEDITION. Cloth with dust wrapper.
1010092 MATHER, C. DIARY OF COTTON MATHER \18,000@N.D..@In 2 Vols.@1464pp.@Original cloth.@FREDERIC UNGER.@Volume I 1681-1709, Volume II 1709-1724 with original jacket
09090719 MORRISON, K. ROBERT FROST A PICTORIAL CHRONICLE \5,000@1974.@In 1 Vols.@133pp.@Original cloth.@HOLT, RINEHART AND WINSTON.@with many photographs 26x18cm.
11060140 NORRIS, F. THE RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE NOVELIST AND OTHER LITERARY \9,000@1903.@In 1 Vols.@311pp.@Original cloth.@N. Y. DOUBLEDAY, PAGE & CO..@ESSAYS FIRST EDITION original green cloth, gilt titles on spine and front cover, top edge gilt ‰”•M‘‚«“ü‚ꏭ‚ ‚è
NK19421 RUDDICK, L. READING G. STEIN. BODY, TEXT, GNOSIS. \6,500@1990.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Reading Gertrude Stein. Body, Text, Gnosis. 270pp. (Cornell UP,1990) Cloth, stained, with dust wrapper.
PA12228 SANTAYANA, G. LETTERS. ED. D. CORY. 1ST ED. \18,000@1955.@In 1 Vols.@@@@The Letters. Edited, with an Introduction & Commentary by DanielCory. xxxi,451pp. (C. Scribner's, 1955) FIRST EDITION.Cloth backed boards, with dust wrapper.* included are letters to V.W. Brooks, A.E., R. Bridges, E. Pound,J.M. Murry, A.L. Lowell, W. Jones, C.W. Eliot, &c.
VD14007 SAROYAN, W. CHRISTMAS PSALM. SIGNED. \50,000@1935.@In 1 Vols.@@@@A Christmas Psalm, 1935. (San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1935) pp.<6>, printed in red & black letters. LIMITED TO 200 COPIES, this is No.95, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Original brown boards, corners very slightly bumped, covers warped a bit, else fine, clean copy. 29x19.5cm.
MH20002 THOMSON, J. (B.V.) W. WHITMAN. THE MAN & THE POET. 1ST ED. \30,000@1910.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Walt Whitman: The Man and the Poet. With an Introduction byBertram Dobell. xxxv,106pp. (London: Published by the editor,1910) FIRST EDITION, SCARCE. Original printed wrappers,entirely unopened, very good.
0909052 WALKER, F. Ambrose Bierce THE WICKEDEST MAN IN SAN FRANCISCO \12,000@1941.@In 1 Vols.@46pp.@Original cloth.@THE COLT PRESS.@Limited edition of 550 copies 25x23cm.
NK19415 WALKER, J.L. MAKING OF A MODERNIST. G. STEIN. \4,000@1984.@In 1 Vols.@@@@The Making of a Modernist: Gertrude Stein from Three Lives to TenderButtons. 167pp. (U. of Massachusetts Press, 1984) Cloth with dustwrapper, good.
VB23055 WARREN, R.P. COMPLETE NOVELS. RINSEN ED. \50,000@1997.@In 10 Vols.@@@@The Complete Novels of Robert Penn Warren. Edited by Koichi Nakamura. Reprinted from First Editions in 10 Vols. (Kyoto: Rinsen Book Co., 1997) White leatherette cloth backed yellow cloth boards, Vol. I, spine a bit darkened, corners slightly bumped, front board a bit warped, Vols. II-X FINE AS NEW. Preserved in publisher's box, a generally NEAR FINE SET.
1712126 WHITMAN, W. THE HALF-BREED and other stories \8,500@1927.@In 1 Vols.@129pp.@@Columbia U. P..@Now first collected by Thomas Ollive Mabbott Woodcuts by Allen Lewis limited to 155 copies, printed on hand made paper, original board, top edge gilt 24x17cm
MD19253 WOLFE, T. MANNERHOUSE. \10,000@1948.@In 1 Vols.@@@@Mannerhouse. A Play in a Prologue and Three Acts. 183pp.(Harper & Bros., 1948) FIRST EDITION. Cloth with dust wrapper.
JG01017 WOLFE, T. NOTEBOOKS. \45,000@1970.@In 2 Vols.@@@@The Notebooks of Thomas Wolfe. Edited by R.S. Kennedy & P. Reeves.In 2 Vols.: xxxviii,1024pp. (U. of North Carolina Press, 1970)Cloth-backed boards, good.
FD05109 ƒWƒƒƒbƒNEƒƒ“ƒhƒ“ / ŽR–{ ­Šì –ó “Þ—Ž‚̐lX ŽR–{­Šì–ó \8,000@1950.@In 1 Vols.@@@@“Þ—Ž‚̐lX 311pp. (“Œ‹ž: –œ—LŽÐ, S.25) Œ³‘• ƒJƒ”ƒ@•t