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THIS IS SYLVIA: Her Lives and Loves

By: Wilson, Sandy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1955.: 1955.

Seller ID: 2977

Condition: Very good


New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1955.. 1955.. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The spine & extremities are faded; the dust jacket is lightly soiled with the spine faded & rubbed. 125 pages. Black-and-white illustrations by the author. Very good. First edition.The autobiography of a theatrical cat, told by the author of "The Boy Friend". Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

SMALL TOWN

By: Wilson, Sloan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Arbor House, (1978).: (1978).

Seller ID: 10725

ISBN: 0877951721

Condition: Very good


New York: Arbor House, (1978).. (1978).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth-backed boards, in a dust wrapper. The binding is slightly bumped. The dust jacket is rubbed with the extremities darkened. There are some tiny stains to the bottom edge of the rear panel. [v] & 514 pages. There is an owner's address label on the front endpaper. There is a stain to the fore-edge with small stains to the front edges of a few rear leaves. Very good. First edition.Signed by the author on the title page. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

GRANT'S TOMB

By: Wintringham, Sidny, Jr

Price: $10.00

Publisher: n.p., circa [1890].: [1890].

Seller ID: 26805

Condition: Very good


n.p., circa [1890].. [1890].. Very good. - sc Octavo broadside [8-1/2 inches high by 5-3/8 inches wide]. Wintringham's poem is printed in black within a black frame on one side of a sheet of cream stock. The broadside has been folded twice. Near fine. View more info

JEEVES AND THE TIE THAT BINDS

By: Wodehouse, P. G

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Simon and Schuster, (1971).: (1971).

Seller ID: 2935

Condition: Very good


New York: Simon and Schuster, (1971).. (1971).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly soiled with a short tear & a small stain to the front panel. 189 pages. There is an owner's ink inscription on the front endpaper & a bookseller's label on the rear pastedown. Very good in a good dust wrapper. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

FISH PREFERRED

By: Wodehouse, P. G

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1929.: 1929.

Seller ID: 26834

Condition: Good


Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1929.. 1929.. Good. - Octavo, brown cloth. The binding is bumped with a white stain to the tail of the spine & a few small, light stains to the covers. [3], [1] leaf & 326 pages. Good. First edition. First Edition. View more info

THE GIRL IN BLUE

By: Wodehouse, P. G

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Simon and Schuster, (1971).: (1971).

Seller ID: 29698

Condition: Good


New York: Simon and Schuster, (1971).. (1971).. Good. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The covers are bumped with a small stain to the front cover. The spine of the dust jacket is darkened with the head chipped & a tear to the tail; the panels are lightly soiled with a few small stains & with a price-sticker on the rear panel. 190 pages. The contents are very good. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

MIKE AT WRYKYN

By: Wodehouse, P. G

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Meredith Press, (1953).: (1953).

Seller ID: 32645

Condition: Very good


New York: Meredith Press, (1953).. (1953).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. There is light soiling & foxing to the rear panel of the dust jacket & to the top & front edges of its front panel. ix, [i] & 235 pages. The top edge is slightly foxed. Very good. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

YOUNG MEN IN SPATS

By: Wodehouse, P.G

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1936.: 1936.

Seller ID: 29250

Condition: Good


Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1936.. 1936.. Good. - Octavo, 7-3/4 inches high by 5-3/8 inches wide. Hardcover, bound in light green cloth titled and illustrated in darker green on the spine and front cover. The cocked covers are bumped, soiled and stained. The head and tail of the darkened spine are chipped. [vi] & 297 pages. The front hinge is cracked opposite the half title. The endpapers and pastedowns are soiled. Good. First American edition. First Edition. View more info

THE LUCK OF THE BODKINS

By: Wodehouse, P.G

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston: Little, Bown, and Company, 1936.: 1936.

Seller ID: 29275

Condition: Good


Boston: Little, Bown, and Company, 1936.. 1936.. Good. - Octavo, 7-5/8 inches high by 5-1/4 inches wide. Hardcover, bound in light green cloth titled and decorated in dark green. The covers are rubbed and soiled with wear to the corners and the head & tail of the spine. The spine is sunned. 298 pages. A previous owner's name and the date are penned on the front endpaper. Good. First American edition. First Edition. View more info

BORN BROTHERS

By: Woiwode, Larry

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York: Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, (1988).: (1988).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 27350

Condition: Very good


New York: Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, (1988).. (1988).. Very good. SIGNED BY LARRY WOIWODE - Octavo, cloth backed boards in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed with the tail of its spine lightly chipped & with a peice sticker on its rear panel. [x] & 610 pages. There is some light foxing to the edges of the book. Very good. First trade edition.Signed in full by the author on the front endpaper.Described by Woiwode as "a companion novel to 'Beyond the Bedroom Wall'". Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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THE SHADOW OF THE TORTURER. Introduction by Tom Shippey. Artwork by Michael Mariano.

By: Wolfe, Gene.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, 1989.: 1989.

Seller ID: 94508

Condition: Very good


- Octavo, 9-5/8 inches high by 6-1/8 inches wide. Full red morocco leather titled and decorated in gilt with raised bands on the spine and elaborate gilt decorations on the covers. All edges are gilt. 303 pages, illustrated with a full-page color frontispiece by Michael Mariano. The gilt fore-edge is slightly spotted or rubbed. Near fine. The Easton Press' Collector's Edition. A folded "The Masterpieces of Science Fiction Collector's Notes", printed on both sides of creamy white paper, is laid in at the front. View more info

THE CORRESPONDENCE OF THOMAS WOLFE AND HOMER ANDREW WATT

By: Wolfe, Thomas; Watt, Homer Andrew

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: New York University Press, 1954.: 1954.

Seller ID: 27475

Condition: Very good


New York: New York University Press, 1954.. 1954.. Very good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The top & bottom edges of the covers and the head & tail of the spine are slightly faded. The dust jacket is lightly soiled with its spine & extremities darkened and the tail of its spine lightly chipped. There are chips out of the top & bottom edges of its front panel. xi & 53 pages. Illustrated with 2 plates, including a black-and-white portrait frontispiece & a facsimile. There is a small area of staining to the rear pastedown. Very good in a good dust wrapper. First edition. Edited by Oscar ... View more info

A DAY AT THE BEACH: Recollections

By: Wolff, Geoffrey

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1992.: 1992.

Seller ID: 33450

ISBN: 0679403337

Condition: Very good


New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1992.. 1992.. Very good. - Octavo, cloth-backed boards in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed with some very light soiling to its front panel. Half- title, title, [3] leaves & 259 pages. There is some minor soiling to the top & bottom edges of the book. Very good. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

BACK IN THE WORLD: Stories by Tobias Wolff

By: Wolff, Tobias

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1985.: 1985.

Seller ID: 30652

ISBN: 0395354161

Condition: Very good


Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1985.. 1985.. Very good. - Octavo, cloth-backed boards in a dust wrapper. The cloth is slightly rubbed & there is a tiny ink mark to the rear cover. [ix], 219 & [2] pages. Very good. First edition.A Houghton Mifflin Bookcard is laid in. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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STRANGER

By: Wolff, William; and Hoyem, Andrew

Price: $150.00

Publisher: [San Francisco, CA: San Francisco Arts Festival, 1964].: 1964].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 25913

Condition: Good


[San Francisco, CA: San Francisco Arts Festival, 1964].. 1964].. Good. - sc A powerful 20 inch high by 13 inch wide broadside on fine white paper with Andrew Hoyem's 16-line poem handsomely printed in grayish olive at the top left of the bold evocative woodcut by William Wolff. The image simply, yet powerfully, depicts the dark stranger, walking stick in hand, attired in a simple white tunic. Signed in ink by the poet Andrew Hoyem and in pencil by the artist William Wolff along the bottom. There is some very minor foxing along the edges and a little light dampstaining to the bottom edge which... View more info

GOING TO PIECES

By: Woollcott, Alexander

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York & London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1928.: 1928.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2658

Condition: Very good


New York & London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1928.. 1928.. Very good. - Octavo, green cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The spine is soiled and the edges of the front cover are faded. There is a small white stain on the front cover. x & 256 pages. Very good. First edition. George R.M. Ewing, Jr.'s copy signed by him on the front endpaper and with his bookplate, designed for him and illustrated by Rockwell Kent, on the front pastedown. First Edition. View more info

MARJORIE MORNINGSTAR

By: Wouk, Herman

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1955,: 1955,

Seller ID: 27282

Condition: Good


Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1955,. 1955,. Good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The cloth of the spine is slightly bubbled & its tail is creased. The top & bottom edges of the covers are faded. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed with its top & bottom edges chipped & its spine a bit faded. [viii] & 565 pages. There is a previous owner's ink inscription on the front endpaper. Good. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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THE RIGHT HAND OF SLEEP.

By: Wray, John.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 2001.: 2001.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 28134

Condition: Very good


WITH A TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY JOHN WRAY - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wrappers. The binding is very slightly bumped. There is some staining to the rear wrap with a small chip to its top edge. 325 pages plus colophon. There is minor soiling to the front margins of the first 2 pages of the text. Very good. Proof copy of the first American edition.Laid in is a typed letter signed from Wray to Peter Matthiessen. Wray recalls a meeting with Matthiessen when Matthiessen visited Oberlin College. "...Though we spoke very briefly the conversation was a very significant one for me... View more info

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THE RIGHT HAND OF SLEEP.

By: Wray, John.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2001.: 2001.

Seller ID: 94943

Condition: Fine


- Octavo, blue boards backed with blue cloth & titled in gilt in a dust wrapper. Half-title, title, [1] leaf, 325 & [2] pages plus colophon. Fine. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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COUNTRY MUSIC: Selected Early Poems.

By: Wright, Charles.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, (1982).: (1982).

Seller ID: 95532

Condition: Very good


- Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial cream & tan wraps. The spine is slightly rubbed & the top corner of the front cover is creased. xi, [i] & 159 pages plus colophon. Very good. First edition, wraps issue. First Edition. View more info