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INSIDE THE BLOOD FACTORY.

By: Wakoski, Diane.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1968.: 1968.

Seller ID: 37239

Condition: Very good


- Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The covers are very lightly rubbed & bumped. The front flap & rear panel of the dust jacket are lightly soiled. 96 pages. Near fine. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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THE GEORGE WASHINGTON POEMS.

By: Wakoski, Diane.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: riverrun press, (1967).: (1967).

Seller ID: 37480

Condition: Good


- Quarto [approximately 10-1/2 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial tan wrappers with an illustration in black & tan on the front cover. The binding is darkened with the corners slightly creased & with a small area of rubbing to the top corner of the front cover. 55 & [1] pages. The bottom page corners are slightly bumped. Good. First edition, second state with $2.00 price. First Edition. View more info

NEUES AUS KLAGENFURT: Eine Bildergeschicte. Hrsg. von Hans Wald

By: Wald, Hans

Price: $10.00

Publisher: n.p. [circa1980s].: [circa1980s].

Seller ID: 10662

Condition: Very good


n.p. [circa1980s].. [circa1980s].. Very good. - Octavo, printed green wraps. [11] pages, Black-and-white photographic illustrations. Very good. An illustrated piece recording winners of the Klagenfurter Ingeborg-Bachmann-Literaturpreis. The text is in German. View more info

LIFE NOTES

By: Waldman, Anne

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Indianapolis/New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., (1973).: (1973).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 33103

ISBN: 0672517787

Condition: Very good


Indianapolis/New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., (1973).. (1973).. Very good. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY ANNE WALDMAN - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers by Joe Brainard. The binding is very slightly bumped with the rear wrap lightly soiled. [ix] &117 pages. Black-and-white illustrations after drawings by the author and others. Very good. First edition, wraps issue.Inscribed by the author in red ink in the year of publication on the half-title: "For Jill / with great admiration / ! / (page 67) / Anne Waldman / June 1973". On page 67 Waldman has marked two lines wi... View more info

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THE CONTEMPLATIVE LIFE. (Broadside).

By: Waldman, Anne.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Detroit, MI: The Alternative Press, circa [1975].: [1975].

Seller ID: 94473

Condition: Fine


- Small octavo [6-1/2 inches high by 4 inches wide] broadside printed in brown on tan card with a vignette of a house among trees in brown at the head of the poem & a single tree on the verso. Fine. View more info

CENTRAL PARK. Number 11, Spring 1987. (Editors: Stephen-Paul Martin, Richard Royal and Eve Ensler)

By: Waldrop, Rosmarie; Andrews, Bruce; Silliman, Ron; Ensler, Eve; McCloskey, John; et al

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (New York: Neword Productions, 1987).: 1987).

Seller ID: 13156

Condition: Fine


(New York: Neword Productions, 1987).. 1987).. Fine. - Small quarto [10 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wraps. The wraps are lightly bumped & rubbed. 107 pages plus ads. Black-and-white illustrations. Near fine. View more info

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THE BOOK OF SONGS. Translated from the Chinese by Arthur Waley. Supplement containing Textual Notes

By: Waley, Arthur

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd. / Boston: The Houghton Mifflin Company, (1937).: (1937).

Seller ID: 32725

Condition: Very good


London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd. / Boston: The Houghton Mifflin Company, (1937).. (1937).. Very good. FIRST EDITION OF THIS RARE SUPPLEMENT BY ARTHUR WALEY - Octavo, light green cloth titled in brown on the front cover, in its original printed peach dust wrapper titled in silver gray. The dust jacket is slightly foxed with a small tear to the tail of the jacket's spine, a slightly longer creased tear to the top of the jacket's rear panel and with a small piece out from that panel's bottom corner. 32 pages. There is some minor foxing and a Singapore bookseller's discreet label is mounted at th... View more info

THE TEMPLE OF MY FAMILIAR

By: Walker, Alice

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Diego, CA: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers, (1989).: (1989).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 16423

ISBN: 0151885338

Condition: Very good


San Diego, CA: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers, (1989).. (1989).. Very good. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ALICE WALKER - Octavo, cloth-backed boards, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. [ix], 415 & [4] pages. There is an owner's gift inscription on the fly-leaf. Very good. First edition.Signed by the author on a special plate mounted on the front endpaper. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

THE FACE IN THE NIGHT

By: Wallace, Edgar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc. for The Crime Club, Inc., 1929.: 1929.

Seller ID: 4652

Condition: Good


Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc. for The Crime Club, Inc., 1929.. 1929.. Good. - Octavo, black cloth. The covers are rubbed & bumped with some white staining to the rear cover & the top edge of the front cover. vi, [1] leaf & 318 & [1] pages. There is soiling to the top edge & fore-edge & the page edges are darkened. Good. First American edition. First Edition. View more info

RED BAKER

By: Ward, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: The Dial Press, 1985.: 1985.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 27276

ISBN: 0385195389

Condition: Very good


New York: The Dial Press, 1985.. 1985.. Very good. SIGNED BY ROBERT WARD - Octavo, cloth-backed boards in a dust wrapper. There are a few tiny chips to the dust jacket & the bottom edge of its front panel is lightly creased. There is a price-sticker on the rear panel. [ix] & 202 pages. The top edge is very lightly foxed. Very good. First edition.Signed in full by the author on the title page in the year of publication and dated "April 27, 1985". Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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CARD INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AMERICAN ESSAYIST AND NOVELIST CHARLES DUDLEY WARNER, CO-AUTHOR WITH MARK TWAIN OF THE GILDED AGE.

By: Warner, Charles Dudley. (1829-1900). American essayist and novelist. Friend of MarkTwain with whom he co-authored the novel "The Gilded Age".

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hartford [CT]: January 5, 1892.: 1892.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 37000

Condition: Good


Hartford [CT?]: January 5, 1892., 1892.. Good. - An approximately 3-1/2 inch high by 4-1/2 in wide card is inscribed and signed "Yours Sincerely / Charles Dudley Warner / Hartford / Jan 5th, 1892." The card is unevenly darkened. On the verso is the note penned by a collector requesting the autograph, along with glue marks and remnants of paper & tape where the card has been removed from an album. Good. Charles Dudley Warner [1829-1900] was an American essayist and novelist. He was a friend of Mark Twain with whom he co-authored "The Gilded Age". View more info

MR. FORTUNE'S MAGGOT

By: Warner, Sylvia Townsend

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London: Chatto & Windus, 1927.: 1927.

Seller ID: 23361

Condition: Good


London: Chatto & Windus, 1927.. 1927.. Good. - Octavo, decorative blue & black cloth. The binding is slightly bumped. The spine & the adjacent edges of the covers are faded to tan & the gilt titling on the spine is partially faded. vii & 251 pages plus colophon. There is an owner's ink name & date on the front endpaper. The endpapers & the top edges of the pages are slightly darkened. Good. Second printing. Dust jacket present. View more info

THE TRIUMPH OF YOUTH. Translated from the German

By: Wassermann, Jacob

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Boni & Liveright, 1927.: 1927.

Seller ID: 12848

Condition: Good


New York: Boni & Liveright, 1927.. 1927.. Good. - Octavo, navy blue cloth. The covers are rubbed & bumped with 3 small stains to the front cover. The head & tail of the spine are lightly chipped. 205 pages. The book is lightly cracked at page 112 & there is occasional light foxing. There is a red pencil underlining & a pencil notation to 1 page. Good. First American edition. First Edition. View more info

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HALF-TITLE OF THE MAURIZIUS CASE BY GERMAN JEWISH AUTHOR JAKOB WASSERMANN, INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY HIM.

By: Wassermann. Jakob. (1873-1934). German writer and novelist of Jewish descent.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Altaussee [Austria]: December 30, circa [1930].: [1930].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 35003

Condition: Good


Altaussee [Austria]: December 30, circa [1930].. [1930].. Good. - A 7-1/2 inch high by 5 inch wide half-title removed from a copy of Jakob Wassermann's novel "The Maurizius Case" is inscribed and signed by Wassermann above the title: "to Seymour Halpern / with good wishes / of / Jakob Wassermann / Altaussee, Dezb. 30". There is some very light soiling & foxing to the half-title & its left edge is chipped & glue-stained where it has been removed from the novel. Good. Wassermann's novel "The Maurizius Case" concerned a miscarriage of justice and was published in London... View more info

DAS KLARFELD GEDICHT

By: Waterhouse, Peter. (b. 1956)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berlin: Literarisches Colloquium Berlin/Berliner Kunstlerprogramm des DAAD, (1988).: (1988).

Seller ID: 29203

Condition: Fine


Berlin: Literarisches Colloquium Berlin/Berliner Kunstlerprogramm des DAAD, (1988).. (1988).. Fine. - Small quarto [approximately 7-1/4 inches high by 5-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. 56 pages, including 4-page publisher's catalog. Near fine. First edition, limited to 1,000 copies."LCB-Editionen 97". The text is in German. First Edition. View more info

JUSTICE

By: Watson, Larry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Minneapolis, MN): Milkweed Editions, (1995).: (1995).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 31628

ISBN: 1571310029

Condition: Fine


(Minneapolis, MN): Milkweed Editions, (1995).. (1995).. Fine. SIGNED BY LARRY WATSON - Octavo, paper covered boards in a dust wrapper. The top edges of the dust jacket's flaps are slightly darkened. 226 & [2] pages plus 1-page publisher's catalog. Near fine. First edition.Signed in full by Larry Watson on the title page. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A CHECKLIST OF CANADIAN LITERATURE AND BACKGROUND MATERIALS 1628-1960

By: Watters, Reginald Eyre

Price: $75.00

Publisher: (Toronto): University of Toronto Press, (1972).: (1972).

Seller ID: 6178

Condition: Very good


(Toronto): University of Toronto Press, (1972).. (1972).. Very good. - Octavo, gray cloth titled in silver, in dw. The dw is price-clipped & slightly rubbed at the extremities. 1,085 pp. Black-felt pen marking on front endpaper; lightly soiled. Very good. Second edition, revised and enlarged. Dust jacket present. View more info

SCOTT-KING'S MODERN EUROPE

By: Waugh, Evelyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: [London]: Chapman & Hall, 1947.: 1947.

Seller ID: 18373

Condition: Good


[London]: Chapman & Hall, 1947.. 1947.. Good. - Octavo, dark blue cloth in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The binding is lightly bumped & rubbed & the titling on the spine is faded. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & chipped with soiling & foxing to the rear panel & foxing to the folds. Half-title, title & 88 pages plus colophon. Illustrated with a frontispiece in black, white & brick red. The pastedowns and endpapers are darkened with light offsetting from the dust wrapper. Good. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

MELLOW MEMORIES 1886-1926

By: Wayland, John Elton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Haven: published by the author, 1926.: 1926.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 707

Condition: Good


New Haven: published by the author, 1926.. 1926.. Good. - 8vo, maroon cloth (lightly bumped & rubbed; spine faded; small, light stain to top edge of front cover) titled in gilt. 94 pp. (page edges darkened; scattered light soiling). Good. Inscribed on the front endpaper by Elton Scovill Wayland, "...with best regards of the author's devoted admirer" and signed in full. View more info

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EARLY SUMMER HERMIT SONG

By: Weber, William; and Welch, Lew

Price: $125.00

Publisher: [San Francisco, CA: San Francisco Arts Festival], [1963].: [1963].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 30335

Condition: Fine


[San Francisco, CA: San Francisco Arts Festival], [1963].. [1963].. Fine. SIGNED BY THE ARTIST WILLIAM WEBER - sc - An attractive 13 inch high by 20 inch wide broadside on fine white paper with Lew Welch's 14-line poem handsomely printed in two columns above an evocative woodcut by William Weber. The image illustrating the bottom and left edge of the sheet depicts a gentle long-haired, bearded bare-chested giant. Illustrated from the waist up, with one arm stretched out to encompass the vegetation and brush in the foreground. An opened can of tomatoes balances on the tip of the finger of his ... View more info