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POINTS IN EIGHTEENTH CENTURY VERSE: A Bibliographer's and Collector's Scrapbook

By: Williams, Iolo A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London: Constable & Co Ltd. / NY: R. R. Bowker Co, 1934.: 1934.

Seller ID: 6813

Condition: Good


London: Constable & Co Ltd. / NY: R. R. Bowker Co, 1934.. 1934.. Good. - Octavo, cream parchment backed marbled boards titled in gilt; deckle- edged. Bumped & lightly soiled; spine darkened; bottom of front joint split. ix & 144 pp. Scattered light foxing. Illustrated in B&W with frontispiece & 7 plates. Good. 1/500 copies. View more info

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MOUTH OF THE DRAGON: A Poetry Journal of Gay Love. First Issue.

By: Williams, Jonathan; Field, Edward; et al. Bifrost, Andrew; editor.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Mouth of the Dragon, (1974).: (1974).

Seller ID: 94643

Condition: Good


- Octavo, softcover bound in printed yellow wraps. There is light dampstaining around the bottom edge of the covers & the rear cover is darkened around the edges and lightly soiled & foxed. The bottom corner of the front wrap is bumped. 44 & [2] pages. The contents are very good. Good. Among the contributors to this first issue of "Mouth of the Dragon" are Jonathan Williams, Edward Field, Emilio Cubeiro, Thomas Meyer, Ian Young and Perry Brass. View more info

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TAKING CARE.

By: Williams, Joy.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Random House, (1982).: (1982).

Seller ID: 37657

Condition: Very good


- Octavo, light tan boards backed with green cloth in a dust wrapper. The top & bottom edges of the covers are slightly darkened. There is a tiny chip to the head of the dust jacket's spine & the top edges of its flaps are darkened. Half-title, title, [2] leaves, 244 & [3] pages. Very good. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

SELECTED POEMS

By: Williams, Oscar

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1947.: 1947.

Seller ID: 3643

Condition: Very good


New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1947.. 1947.. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The dust jacket is rubbed & chipped with a piece out of the inner edge of the front panel & with the rear panel somewhat darkened & lightly spotted. 143 & [1] pages. The page edges are slightly darkened. Very good in a good dust wrapper. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

THAT'S ALL THAT MATTERS

By: Williams, Oscar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Creative Age Press, Inc., (1945).: (1945).

Seller ID: 3644

Condition: Good


New York: Creative Age Press, Inc., (1945).. (1945).. Good. - Square octavo, tan cloth titled in brown on the spine. The spine is darkened with the head & tail lightly rubbed. 95 pages. The page edges are darkened. Good. First edition. First Edition. View more info

HARD CANDY: A Book of Stories

By: Williams, Tennessee

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (New York): New Directions, (1959).: (1959).

Seller ID: 26767

Condition: Good


(New York): New Directions, (1959).. (1959).. Good. - Octavo, cloth in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The binding is lightly rubbed with the head of the spine creased. The dust wrapper is chipped & lightly soiled with the edges of the panels slightly darkened. 220 pages. Very good in a good dust wrapper. First trade edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

THE ROMAN SPRING OF MRS. STONE

By: Williams, Tennessee

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (New York): New Directions, (1950).: (1950).

Seller ID: 28184

Condition: Very good


(New York): New Directions, (1950).. (1950).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The dust wrapper is lightly soiled & chipped with a stain to its spine & a small piece out of the bottom edge of its rear panel. 148 pages. There is a small stain to the fore-edge with tiny stains to the front edges of a few pages. Very good. Second printing. Dust jacket present. View more info

MAKE LIGHT OF IT: Collected Stories

By: Williams, William Carlos

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Random House, (1950).: (1950).

Seller ID: 15781

Condition: Good


New York: Random House, (1950).. (1950).. Good. - Octavo, gray cloth. The covers are slightly bumped. The spine is somewhat darkened with the head creased. ix & 342 pages. There is a small chip & crease to the front edge of 1 rear leaf. Good. First edition. First Edition. View more info

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AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY BRITISH NOVELIST ALICE WILLIAMSON TO AMERICAN EDITOR WILLIAM VALENTINE ALEXANDER.

By: Williamson, Alice. (1869-1933). British novelist.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Bellagio [Italy]: circa [1906].: [1906].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34576

Condition: Good


- Letter penned on 1-1/2 sides of a sheet of lined paper approximately 9 inches high by 7 inches wide. Signed "Alice Williamson". Folded once for mailing. There are several tiny pinholes along the fold. The paper is lightly creased with a tear to & a piece out of the top edge & a light paper-clip mark to the left edge ["Do forgive this scribbling paper. It is all I have at the moment" she writes]. Very good. A letter with excellent content referring to the publication of two of Alice Williamson's novels. The letter is addressed to William Valentine Alexander, an American ed... View more info

LITTLE BOY BLUES

By: Willis, George

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1947.: 1947.

Seller ID: 4777

Condition: Good


New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1947.. 1947.. Good. - Octavo, black cloth titled in magenta on the spine & in black within a music note stamped in magenta on the front cover. The covers are very lightly bumped & the head & tail of the spine are rubbed. The dust jacket is darkened & chipped with staining to the rear panel. There is a piece out of the head of the dust jacket spine & the adjacent corners of the panels with a small piece out of the tail. 223 pages. The bottom edges of several leaves are roughed with small tears & pieces out. Good. First edition.Inscribed by the author to... View more info

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TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY ALASKAN BEST-SELLING NOVELIST BARRETT WILLOUGHBY. Together with 2 ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPHS INSCRIBED BY HER and a four-page issue of "Current Literature" also inscribed and signed by her.

By: Willoughby, Barrett. (d. 1959). Best-selling novelist from Alaska.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA: April 5, 1930.: 1930.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34837

Condition: Very good


San Francisco, CA: April 5, 1930.. 1930.. Very good. - A single-spaced typed letter filling one side of a sheet of cream notepaper, approximately 11 inches high by 7 inches wide. Signed "Barrett Willoughby". The top & bottom edges of the letter are lightly creased & chipped & the bottom edge is slightly darkened. The 4-page literary newsletter, which accompanies the letter, is inscribed and signed at the top of the first page "With best Alaskan wishes to Seymour Halpern / Barrett Willoughby". There is some staining & soiling to the newsletter with 2 holes punched in the left ma... View more info

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THE OUTSIDER.

By: Wilson, Colin.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, (1956).: (1956).

Seller ID: 94977

Condition: Very good


- Octavo, brown cloth in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The corners of the covers & the tail of the spine are slightly rubbed. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & chipped with its spine faded. There is soiling to its rear panel. 288 pages. The inner edges of the front pastedown & endpaper are darkened. A previous owner's name is penned on the front endpaper. Very good in a good dust wrapper. First American edition of the author's first book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

THE SHORES OF LIGHT: A Literary Chronicle of the Twenties and Thirties

By: Wilson, Edmund

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Farrar, Straus and Young, Inc., (1952).: (1952).

Seller ID: 3544

Condition: Very good


New York: Farrar, Straus and Young, Inc., (1952).. (1952).. Very good. - Octavo, red cloth, in a dust wrapper. The spine is very slightly faded. The dust jacket is chipped with the spine darkened & a small piece out of the top edge of the front panel. xii & 814 pages. Very good in a good dust wrapper. Dust jacket present. View more info

THE AMERICAN EARTHQUAKE: A Documentary of the Twenties and Thirties

By: Wilson, Edmund

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1958.: 1958.

Seller ID: 3904

Condition: Fine


Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1958.. 1958.. Fine. - Octavo, light gray cloth titled in gilt within red rectangle between gilt rules with publisher's emblem in red & gilt on front cover, in dw (rubbed, chipped & slightly soiled). 576 pages. Near fine in good dw. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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A SLIP OF PAPER INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AMERICAN NOVELIST AND DRAMATIST HARRY LEON WILSON, AUTHOR OF "RUGGLES AT RED GAP"

By: Wilson, Harry Leon (1867-1939). American novelist and dramatist best known for his novels "Ruggles of Red Gap" and "Merton of the Movies".

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Carmel, CA: October, 1929.: 1929.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 95381

Condition: Very good


- A 2-inch high by 3-3/8 inch high slip of paper is inscribed and signed: "To Jerome Melman / With cordial regards / Harry Leon Wilson / Carmel, Calif. / Oct. '29." 2 small pieces of tape adhere to the verso of the slip of paper where it has been removed from an album. Very good. Harry Leon Wilson ]1867-1939) was an American novelist and dramatist best known for his novels "Ruggles of Red Gap" and "Merton of the Movies". View more info

FAT LADY LULLABYE

By: Wilson, Marcia Sandmeyer

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Leonia, NJ: Published by the author), (1993).: (1993).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 29442

Condition: Fine


(Leonia, NJ: Published by the author), (1993).. (1993).. Fine. SIGNED BY MARCIA SANDMEYER WILSON - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. Title, 7 & [1] pages of text & 8 full-page silk-screened color illustrations plus colophon. Near fine. Number 76 of a limited edition of 100 copies signed "Marcia Wilson" on the colophon.A note from the author explains: "This book was put together to trade with members of 'The Artists' Book Exchange,' a little group co-founded in 1991 by the author and another artist for the purpose of creating and trading books on the same subject.... View more info

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