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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

SIR GAWAIN AND THE GREEN KNIGHT / PIERS THE PLOWMAN

By: Webster, K. G. T.; and Neilson, W. A.; translators and editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company / Cambridge, MA: The Riverside Press, (1917).: (1917).

Seller ID: 2703

Condition: Fair


Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company / Cambridge, MA: The Riverside Press, (1917).. (1917).. Fair. - (The Riverside Literature Series). Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt on spine. The covers are bumped & lightly rubbed; the head & tail of the spine are lightly chipped with fraying to the head & the gilt titling is faded. xi & 60 pp. The endpapers & 1 text page are darkened with an owner's stamp on the front endpaper; the front edge of the title is slightly chipped & there are occasional small stains; there are pencil underlinings & markings to the Introduction. Good reading copy. View more info

PAGES ASSEMBLED: A selection from the writings imaginative and critical of Frederick Wedmore

By: Wedmore, Frederick

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London: Elkin Matthews, 1913.: 1913.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 14731

Condition: Very good


London: Elkin Matthews, 1913.. 1913.. Very good. - Small octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine & in gilt within double gilt frames on the front cover with a vignette in gilt on the rear cover. The covers are very lightly rubbed & bumped & the head & tail of the spine are lightly chipped. 121 & [1] pages. The pastedowns & endpapers are darkened. Two clippings have been pasted on the front endpaper & the edges of the endpaper are chipped with small pieces out. Very good. First edition.From the library of bookman Charles Dexter Allen, who was an expert on bookplates, with his boo... View more info

EARLY AMERICAN FICTION 1774-1830: A Compilation of the Titles of Works of Fiction, by Writers Born or Residing in North America, North of the Mexican Border and Printed Previous to 1831

By: Wegelin, Oscar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY: Peter Smith, 1929.: 1929.

Seller ID: 6180

Condition: Very good


NY: Peter Smith, 1929.. 1929.. Very good. - Octavo, black cloth titled in silver. Bumped. 40 pp. Very good. Third edition, corrected and enlarged. View more info

GNOSTIC HORIZONS: Selected Poems

By: Weichel, Kenneth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA: (Androgyne Press), 1991.: 1991.

Seller ID: 282

Condition: Fine


San Francisco, CA: (Androgyne Press), 1991.. 1991.. Fine. - Small 4to, printed white wraps decorated in blue & black. 38 pp. & publisher's ad. Near fine. View more info

NIGREDO: Selected Poems 1970-1980

By: Weinstein, Norman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Barrytown, NY): Station Hill Press, (1982).: (1982).

Seller ID: 10263

ISBN: 0930794680

Condition: Very good


(Barrytown, NY): Station Hill Press, (1982).. (1982).. Very good. - Octavo, soft covers bound in decorative black-and-white wraps. There is some light spotting & rubbing to the front wrap & its top corner is slightly creased. 86 pages. Rhe top edge is lightly foxed. The section titles are illustrated with black-and-white drawings by Deborah Haynes. Very good. First edition. First Edition. View more info

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COSMIC BANDITOS: A Contrabandista's Quest for the Meaning of Life

By: Weisbecker, Allan

Price: $45.00

Publisher: (New York): New American Library, (2001).: (2001).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 33183

ISBN: 0451203062

Condition: Very good


(New York): New American Library, (2001).. (2001).. Very good. INSCRIBED TO PETER MATTHIESSEN AND SIGNED BY ALLAN WEISBECKER - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The spine is slightly rubbed. xxi, [2] leaves & 190 & [3] pages. Near fine. New edition with a new foreword by the author.Inscribed to Peter Matthiessen on the half- title: "Peter / Here we have a perfect example of something. / Allan".Allan C. Weisbecker is a novelist, screenwriter, memoirist and surfer. He has written for television series and surfer magazines and is the author of "In Search of Capta... View more info

SERPENT'S PROGRESS: The Writing of a Novel. Monday Evening Papers: Number 15. (Cover title)

By: Weismiller, Edward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: [Middletown, CT]: Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, (1968).: (1968).

Seller ID: 16475

Condition: Very good


[Middletown, CT]: Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, (1968).. (1968).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The rear wrap is slightly faded along the spine with a tiny stain & a short tear to its front edge. 20 pages. Very good. One of a series of papers read at the Center's Monday evening sessions to Fellows of the Center and members of the Faculty. Poet and novelist Edward Weissmiller, author of "The Serpent Sleeping" [1962], was a Fellow of the Center in 1967-1968 and read this paper on March 11, 1968. Dust jacket present. View more info

ABSCHIED VON ELTERN: Erzahlung

By: Weiss, Peter. (1916-1982)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: (Frankfurt am Main): Suhrkamp Verlag, 1961.: 1961.

Seller ID: 9216

Condition: Very good


(Frankfurt am Main): Suhrkamp Verlag, 1961.. 1961.. Very good. - Small octavo, gray cloth titled in white on the spine, in a dust wrapper. The covers are slightly bumped. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & somewhat darkened around the edges. 173 & [1] pages. There is an owner's blind stamp on the front endpaper. Very good. First edition.An autobiographical work written after the death of the author's parents. The text is in German. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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THE LOST LANDSCAPE: Some Memories of a Family and a Town in Connecticut 1659-1906.

By: Welles, Winifred.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Henry Holt and Company, (1946).: (1946).

Seller ID: 94663

Condition: Very good


- Octavo, decorative green & white boards backed with red cloth in a dust wrapper. The decorative paper is chipped at the corners & along the bottom of the boards and the gilt titling on the spine is faded. The dust jacket is lightly chipped. Tears to the top & bottom edges of its front panel have been repaired with scotch tape which has darkened. Half-title, title, [4] leaves & 299 pages plus colophon. Black-and-white plates & head-pieces by Phyllis Cote. Very good in a good dust wrapper. This account of her Old Norwich, Connecticut childhood and the history of the town is the only book in pr... View more info

THE HOUSE IN THE FIELDS

By: Wellman, Donald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (White Plains, NY): Room Press, (July 1992.): (July 1992.)

Seller ID: 3213

Condition: Fine


(White Plains, NY): Room Press, (July 1992.). (July 1992.). Fine. - Octavo, stapled printed cream wraps. There is very light soiling to the rear wrap. Title & [11] pages. Near fine. View more info

SECRET PLACES OF THE HEART

By: Wells, H. G

Price: $17.50

Publisher: NY: The Macmillan Company, 1922.: 1922.

Seller ID: 373

Condition: Good


NY: The Macmillan Company, 1922.. 1922.. Good. - 8vo, red cloth (bumped & rubbed; spine somewhat faded; stain to front cover; small stains to rear cover) titled in gilt on spine & in blind on front cover (lacks dw). [vi] & 286 pp. (page edges darkened; scattered foxing). Good. First American edition."This latest fiction from the pen of Mr. Wells is a story that carries the reader deeply into the researches of modern psychiatry....A modern psychiatrist is presented as one of the chief figures of the story but a young American heroine proves as adept as this specialist in diagnosing a ... View more info

APROPOS OF DOLORES

By: Wells, H. G

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1938.: 1938.

Seller ID: 31180

Condition: Good


New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1938.. 1938.. Good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly bumped. The dust jacket is chipped with tears, one of which is partially repaired with scotch tape, & with a large piece out of the head of its spine & the top edge of its rear panel. viii, [1] leaf & 290 pages. There is a previous owner's name & date on the front endpaper & the first few leaves are lightly bumped. Good. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

LOSING BATTLES

By: Welty, Eudora

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Random House, (1970).: (1970).

Seller ID: 3553

Condition: Very good


New York: Random House, (1970).. (1970).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The covers are slightly warped with the top edges faded. The top edge of the dust jacket is very lightly chipped. [viii], 436 & [1] pages. There is a light stain to the fore-edge with tiny, light stains to the front edges of a few pages. Good in a very good dust wrapper. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

THE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER

By: Welty, Eudora

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Random House, (1972).: (1972).

Seller ID: 28656

ISBN: 0394480171

Condition: Very good


New York: Random House, (1972).. (1972).. Very good. - Octavo, cream cloth titled in gilt on the spine with a vignette in gilt on the front cover in a dust wrapper. The top edge of the front cover is slightly darkened. The dust jacket is very lightly soiled with a partially erased pencil price on the front flap. [vii], 180 & [1] pages. There are 3 very small, light stains to the fore-edge & there is a remainder mark on the bottom edge. Very good. First trade edition. The book won the Pulitzer Prize for Literature. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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THE FORTY DAYS OF MUSA DAGH.

By: Werfel, Franz.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: The Viking Press, 1934.: 1934.

Seller ID: 95251

Condition: Good


- Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt. There is a small white stain to the front cover & the titling on the spine is rubbed. viii & 824 pages. Illustrated with endpaper maps. There is some minor foxing to the top & bottom edges. Good. First American edition, translated from the German by Geoffrey Dunlop. The Forty Days of Musa Dagh [Die vierzig Tage des Musa Dagh] is a 1933 novel by the Austrian-Bohemian writer Franz Werfel based on true events that took place in 1915, during the second year of World War I and at the beginning of the Armenian Genocide. First Edition. View more info