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Lectures Pour Tous July- December 1923
Paris, Librarie Hachette. 1923, 1st. Half-Leather, 8vo. Magazines & Periodicals, 6 original issues, July - December 1923. Articles on art, culture and technology. Published Paris: Librarie Hachette, 1923. Text in French. Thick 8vo. over 800 pages, with full color covers, duotone and black and white illustrations. Bound in half leather with raised bands and gilt titles over marbled boards. Decorative endpapers. Some wear to the leather and boards, 1/4 page of text excised in October issue (p. 85), else very good. Very Good.
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Book number: 006926
USD 225.00 [Appr.: EURO 203 | £UK 185 | JP 23935]

 
The New Yorker Magazine, Dec.15,1934 : Christmas cover - John O'Hara, Robert Benchley, Alexander Woollcott, William Rose Benet, Gilbert Seldes
NY, F-R Publishing. 1934, 1st. Soft Cover, 4to. Original December 15, 1934 issue of The New Yorker Magazine. Published NY: F-R Publishing, 1934. 144pp. plus covers. Cover by Will Cotton. OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOOD by John O'Hara; THE THEATRE by Robert Benchley; SHOUTS & MURMURS by Alexander Woollcott; ANGEL INFANCY by William Rose Benet; PROFILES: Walter Dorwin Teague by Gilbert Seldes; One inch closed tear at bottom edge, else very good. Good.
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Book number: 007503
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.75 | £UK 29 | JP 3723]

 
The New Yorker Magazine, Dec.14,1935 : Christmas cover - James Thurber, Ogden Nash, Robert Benchley, Lewis Mumford
NY, F-R Publishing. 1935. Soft Cover, 4to. Original December 14, 1935 issue of The New Yorker Magazine. Published NY: F-R Publishing, 1935. 136pp. plus covers. Santa cover by William Galbraith. Two pieces by James Thurber: GUNS AND GAMES CALLS - prose (A visit to the Stoeger's famous gun house on Fifth Avenue, describes some of their game call devices), a cartoon; AVE ATQUE FARLEY by Ogden Nash; THE THEATRE by Robert Benchley; THE ART GALLERIES by Lewis Mumford. Very good. Very Good.
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Book number: 007504
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 67.75 | £UK 61.75 | JP 7978]

 
MILNE A. A., DECORATIONS BY SHEPARD E. H., MUSIC BY FRASER-SIMSON H.
Teddy Bear and Other Songs from "When We Were Very Young"
NY, Dutton. 1926, 1st. Hard, Folio. First U.S. edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: Dutton, 1926. Folio, 9 1/2" x 12 1/2", 43pp. illustrated by E.H. Shepard, music by H. Fraser-Simson. Pink paper over blue cloth with publisher's cover label. Wear at the upper corner, minor wear to edges, else very good, binding tight, text clean in incomplete dust jacket lacking the front and spine panels. Very Good/Poor.
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Book number: 007506
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.75 | £UK 29 | JP 3723]

 
ABLOW, KEITH R.
Denial: A Novel
New York, New York, U.S.A. Pantheon Books. 1997, 1st. (ISBN: 0679442111). Soft Cover, 8vo. Galley/Proof, First Edition. Uncorrected Bound Proof. Published NY: Pantheon, 1997. 8vo.wrappers. Light bumping to corners, else very good plus. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued.
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Book number: 001316
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 11 | £UK 10 | JP 1277]
Keywords: Ablow Keith Massachusetts Fiction Psychological Thrillers Forensic 0679442111

 
ADE, GEORGE
Fables in Slang
Westvaco Corp. 1972, 1st. Hard, 8vo. First edition thus. Hard cover in slipcase. Published Westvaco Corp. 1972, first printing. 8vo. 172 pp. illustrated with ornamental designs from Henry Louis Sullivan's 1924 A System of Architectural Ornament, decorative endpapers. Few slight fade spots to the cloth, else near fine in very good slipcase with light soiling. Very Good Plus/Very Good.
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Book number: 004048
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 20.75 | JP 2659]

 
ALCOSSER, SANDRA
Except by Nature
Saint Paul, Minnesota, U.S.A. Graywolf Press. 1999, 1st. (ISBN: 1555972993). Hard, 4to. First edition. Hardcover in dust jacket. Published Saint Paul, MN: Graywolf Press, 1999. Small 4to. 7 1/4" x 10 1/4." Recipient of the 1998 James Laughlin Award of the Academy of American Poets. Very fine in near very fine dust jacket. Very Fine/Near Very Fine.
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Book number: 001877
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 16.5 | JP 2128]
Keywords: Poetry 1555972993

 
ALCOTT, LOUISA MAY
Little Men: Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys
Chicago, John C. Winston. 1928. Hard, 8vo. Ill.: Burd, Clara M. Hard cover in original cloth. Published Chicago: John C. Winston, 1928. 8vo. 7 1/4" x 9 1/4", 349pp. illustrated with color plates and b/w drawings by Clara M. Burd. Black cloth with gilt tiltles and design, color pictorial cover inset, blue endpapers, top edge tinted mauve. Very good, clean, attractive. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 006602
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 67.75 | £UK 61.75 | JP 7978]
Keywords: Burd, Clara M.

 
ALDINGTON, RICHARD
Death of a Hero
Paris, Henri Babou and Jack Kahane. 1930, 1st. Soft Cover, 4to. First edition thus. First unexpurgated edition, limited to 300 numbered copies. Number 40. Published Paris: Henri Babou and Jack Kahane, 1930. 2 volume set in marbled slipcase. 4to. 8" x 10 1/4" printed wrappers in glassine dust jackets. Authorized edition, restoring the censored text of the American and British editions. Pages uncut, last two pages of volume 2 opened roughly with minor edge tear and old tape repair, glassine wrapper chipped off at spine of vol. 1, two chips off glassine spine of vol 2. else a very good set in very good slipcase. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 007356
USD 395.00 [Appr.: EURO 356.25 | £UK 325 | JP 42020]

 
ALDINGTON, RICHARD
D.H. Lawrence, A Portrait of a Genius But . . .
NY, Duell, Sloan and Pearce. 1950, 1st. Hard, 8vo. First American edition. Hard cover. Published NY: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1950, first printing. 8vo. x+432pp. illustrarted with b/w photos. Very good. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 006865
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 12.5 | JP 1596]

 
ALDRICH, THOMAS BAILEY
Ponkapog Papers
Boston & New York, Houghton, Mifflin and Company. 1903, 1st. Hard, 8vo. Ill.: Rogers, Bruce. First edition. Hard cover in original variant cloth. Published Boston & New York: Houghton, Mifflin, 1903. 8vo. 195pp. Typography by Bruce Rogers. BAL 393. Dark blue cloth with gilt titles, top edge gilting. Minor wear at extremities, name on half title. Very good plus. Very Good Plus/No Jacket.
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Book number: 008043
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 58.75 | £UK 53.5 | JP 6915]
Keywords: Rogers, Bruce

 
ALDRICH, THOMAS BAILEY
The Story of A Bad Boy
Boston, Houghton Mifflin. 1914, 1st. Hard, 8vo. Illus, First edition thus. Published Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1914. Visitor Edition. (Bailey Nutter House in Portsmouth, NH). Hard cover. Dark green cloth with orange and black lettering, full cover rendering of the Bailey house in three colors. Illustrations from photographs by Charles S. Olcott, facsimile Aldrich bookplate on pastedown. Previous owner's name on f.l. tiny insect hole on front edge of several pages. A very good, clean copy. Pages and cover bright. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 000904
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.75 | £UK 29 | JP 3723]
Keywords: Aldrich Thomas Bailey Story Bad Boy First Edition Illustrated Charles S. Olcott

 
ALGREN, NELSON
Chicago: City on the Make, Third Edition
Oakland, Angel Island Publications. 1961. Soft Cover, 8vo. Third Edition. Trade softcover. Published Oakland: Angel Island Publications, 1961. 8vo. wrappers, 148pp. illustrated with b/w plates. Mild rub at the extremities. Very good. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued.
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Book number: 007916
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ALI, THALASSA
A Singular Hostage
NY, Bantam Dell Pub Group. 2002, 1st. (ISBN: 0553381768). Soft Cover, 8vo. Galley/Proof, First Edition. Uncorrected proofs. Published NY: Bantam Dell, 2002. 8vo. wrappers. As new. As New/No Jacket, As Issued.
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Book number: 000555
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 12.5 | JP 1596]
Keywords: Ali Tralassa Singular Hostage First Edition Uncorrected Proof Fiction Historical War India 0553381768

 
ALLEN, GRANT
The Cruise of The Albatross or When Was Wednesday the Tenth? A story of the South Pacific
Boston, Lothrop. 1898, 1st. Hard, 8vo. First American edition. Hard cover in original cloth. Published Boston: Lothrop, 1898. 8vo. 121pp. illustrated with two plates. Front fly leaf lacking, spine cloth chipped at the heel. Good. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 006007
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 16.5 | JP 2128]

 
AMADO, JORGE
DONA FLOR E SEUS DOIS MARIDOS
Sao Paulo, Brazil, Livraria Martins Editora. 1966, 1st. Soft Cover, 8vo. First edition. Published Sao Paulo, Brazil: Livraria Martins Editora, 1966, first printing. Text in Portugese. 8vo. printed wrappers with French flaps, 5 3/4" x 8 1/2", 535pp. illustrations by Floriano Teixeira, cover by Clvis Graciano. Very good with some wear along the edges and folds. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 007357
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 135.25 | £UK 123.5 | JP 15957]

 
AMIS, MARTIN
Experience: A Memoir
New York, New York, U.S.A. Miramax. 2000, 1st. (ISBN: 0786866527). Hard, 8vo. First Edition. Hardcover in dust jacket. Published NY: Miramax, 2000. Fine in fine dj. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 000822
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Keywords: Amis Martin Experience First Edition 1949 Kingsley 1922 0786866527

 
AMIS, MARTIN
House of Meetings
NY, Knopf. 2007, 1st. (ISBN: 9781400044559). Hard, 8vo. First American edition. Hardcover in dust jacket. Published NY: Knopf, 2007. Slight spine slant, else near fine in dust jacket. Very Good Plus/Near Fine.
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Book number: 001647
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8.25 | JP 1064]
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AMIS, KINGSLEY
I Like It Here
London, Gollancz. 1958, 1st. Hard, 8vo. First edition, first printing. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published London: Gollancz, 1958. Front end paper clipped at top corner, bookseller label on pastedown, some foxing along front edge. Very good or better, tight copy in bright, price clipped dj, with a closed tear on the rear panel hinge, and a mildly darkened spine . Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 000138
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.75 | £UK 37 | JP 4787]
Keywords: Amis Kingsley I Like It Here First Edition Novel Fiction

 
AMOS, WILLIAM.
The Originals: An A-Z of Fiction's Real-Life Characters
Boston, Little Brown. 1985, 1st. Hard, 8vo. First American edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Boston: Little Brown, 1985, first printing. 8vo. xx+614 pp. illustrated with b/w plates. Inscription on fly leaf, else very good plus in very good plus, price-clipped dust jacket. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus.
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Book number: 003542
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 12.5 | JP 1596]

 
ANDERSON, MAXELL
Joan Of Lorraine : A Play in Two Acts
Washington, D.C. Anderson House. 1947, 1st. Hard, 8vo. First edition. Hard cover. Published Washington, D.C.: Anderson House, 1947, first printing. 8vo. Some age toning to paper,spine letter bit dull, else very good. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 003286
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 11 | £UK 10 | JP 1277]
Keywords: Performing Arts

 
ANDERSON, MAXELL
The Wingless Victory
Washington, Anderson House. 1936, 1st. Hard, 8vo. First Edition. Hardcover. Published Washington: Anderson House, 1936. Some age darkening to cloth, else very good, clean bright. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 001349
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ANDERSON, MAXWELL
The Wingless Victory. A Play in Three Acts
Washington, D.C. Anderson House. 1936, 1st. Hard, 8vo. First edition, second printing. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Washington, D.C.: Anderson House, 1936. Second printing (January 1937), one month after the first December 1936). Bookplate on front pastedown, else fine in fine dust jacket. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 003285
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 20.75 | JP 2659]
Keywords: Performing Arts

 
ANDREWS, DONNA
We'll Always Have Parrots
NY, Dunne. 2004, 1st. Soft Cover, 8vo. Galley/Proof, First edition. Uncorrected Proof. Published NY: Dunne, 2004. 8vo. wrappers. As new. As New/No Jacket, As Issued.
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Book number: 000416
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Keywords: Andrews Donna We'LL Always Have Parrots First Edition Uncorrected Proof Mystery Novel Fiction Crime

 
ANGEL, RALPH
Neither World: Poems
Oxford, Ohio, U.S.A. Miami Univ Pr. 1995, 1st. (ISBN: 1881163121). Hard, 8vo. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Publuished Oxford, OH: Miami Univ Press, 1995. 8vo. 94 pages. Winner of the 1995 James Laughlin Award of The Academy of American Poets. A near very fine copy in near very fine dust jacket. Near Very Fine/Near Very Fine.
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Book number: 001949
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 16.5 | JP 2128]
Keywords: Poetry Poetic Works Author Poetry 1881163121

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