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THE FAMOUS SCENE

By: (Chafetz, Sidney). Strand, Mark

Price: $150.00

Publisher: The Logan Elm Press & Papermill, [1988].: [1988].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 18304

Condition: Fine


The Logan Elm Press & Papermill, [1988].. [1988].. Fine. - Quarto, 12-1/2 inches high by 9-3/8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in decorative color handmade paper wraps with a rectangular keyhole in the front cover which reveals the authors name. There is a tiny stain to the bottom corner of the front cover. 4 deckle-edged leaves, including the colophon, printed in French fold on handmade paper. Illustrated with a four-color woodcut [portrait of the author] by Sidney Chafetz, signed by the artist. Near fine. A beautiful production. Limited edition of 100 numbered copies signed by Mark Strand. The... View more info

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LOVE POEMS. With 8 drawings by Marc Chagall.

By: (Chagall, Marc). Goll, Claire and Yvan.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York: Hemispheres, (1947).: (1947).

Seller ID: 37318

Condition: Very good


LIMITED FIRST EDITION, ILLUSTRATED BY MARC CHAGALL - Small quarto, 8-7/8 inches high by 7-1/8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in cream wrappers titled in black on the front cover & the spine with an illustration by Chagall on the cover. The spine and edges of the covers are darkened and there are some tiny chips to the edges. 70 & [6] pages, illustrated with a tipped-in frontispiece and 7 full-page illustrations by Marc Chagall. Very good. First edition. Of a total edition of 640 copies, this is number 59 of 600 numbered copies on Canterbury Text. Printed by Profile Press and distributed by Witt... View more info

CAMBODIAN SPRING. Nine poems by S R Lavin / frontpiece by Bruce Chandler

By: (Chandler, Bruce). Lavin, S. R

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (Deerfield, MA): The Heron Press, 1973.: 1973.

Seller ID: 15533

Condition: Very good


(Deerfield, MA): The Heron Press, 1973.. 1973.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in black wraps sewn with tan cord with the title printed in dark red on the front cover. The wrappers are very lightly rubbed with a minor crease to the the bottom front cover. [17] pages plus colophon. 1 black-and-white plate by Bruce Chandler. Very good. The colophon reads: "Three hundred or so copies have been printed on the one hundred thirty-fourth consecutive day of ruthless bombing in Cambodia". View more info

L'ALBUM-MASQUES / JEAN COCTEAU

By: (Cocteau, Jean). Milorad; and Joecker, Jean-Pierre

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris: Association Masques, 1983.: 1983.

Seller ID: 33238

Condition: Very good


Paris: Association Masques, 1983.. 1983.. Very good. - Small quarto [9-3/8 inches high by 6-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The binding is lightly bumped with the extremities slightly darkened. 174 & [2] pages. Numerous black-and-white illustrations. The top edge of the book is very lightly foxed. Very good. Jean-Pierre Joecker was the Director of Publication for Masques. This volume is a supplement to No. 19 of "la revue trimestrielle des homosexualites Masques." Among the contents are contributions from Milorad, Pierre Chanel, Arletty and Serge Dieudonne,u... View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WRITINGS IN PROSE AND VERSE OF SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE

By: (Coleridge, Samuel Taylor). Wise, Thomas J

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London: Richard Clay and Sons, Ltd., 1913.: 1913.

Seller ID: 6606

Condition: Very good


London: Richard Clay and Sons, Ltd., 1913.. 1913.. Very good. - Octavo, beige cloth backed gray boards; deckle-edged. Spine darkened & stained; corners bumped. xii & 316 pp. Offsetting to pastedowns and endpapers. Very good. First edition.Crosby Gaige's copy with his book label.Together with: Wise, Thomas J. COLERIDGEIANA: Being a supplement to the Bibliography of Coleridge. London: The Bibliographical Society, 1919. Octavo, beige cloth backed gray boards titled in black. Soiled & darkened. 38 & 2 pp. Very good. Also with Gaige's label. 500 copies printed. First Edition. View more info

IVY COMPTON-BURNETT

By: (Compton-Burnett, Ivy). Nevius, Blake

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY & London: Columbia University Press, 1970.: 1970.

Seller ID: 1628

Condition: Fine


NY & London: Columbia University Press, 1970.. 1970.. Fine. - (Columbia Essays on Modern Writers #47). Octavo, printed B&W wraps. The wraps are lightly soiled. 48 pp. Near fine. View more info

THE PLEIAD 1913-1914. (6 issues of "The Pleiad" from December 1913 through May 1914 bound in one volume)

By: (Conroy, L.F.; Landon, G. Warren; Smith, Dan; Abbott, Aimee Greene; Roth, Herb; Neiman, Howard S.; Cole, Dr. Carter S.; Rose, William H.; Polk, Blanche C.; Sass, Alek; Kahles, C.W.; Masterman, Kate; Freund, John C.; Leigh, Henry S.; Norris, Frank; Ament,

Price: $150.00

Publisher: (New York: Pleiades Club, 1914).: 1914).

Seller ID: 21451

Condition: Very good


(New York: Pleiades Club, 1914).. 1914).. Very good. - Small quarto, 7 inches high by 4-7/8 inches wide. 6 issues, each with their own original pictorial wrappers, bound together in light brown boards backed with a matching suede spine. An illustrated pictorial title label is mounted on the front cover. The edges of the covers are slightly soiled and the head of the spine is very lightly chipped. 150 & [2] consecutively numbered pages. These 6 issues are each illustrated with full-page color cover illustrations, numerous textual and full-page monochrome illustrations and a total of 9 tipped-in... View more info

THE PLEIAD 1913-1914. (6 issues of "The Pleiad" from December 1913 through May 1914 bound in one volume).

By: (Conroy, L.F.; Landon, G. Warren; Smith, Dan; Abbott, Aimee Greene; Roth, Herb; Neiman, Howard S.; Cole, Dr. Carter S.; Rose, William H.; Polk, Blanche C.; Sass, Alek; Kahles, C.W.; Masterman, Kate; Freund, John C.; Leigh, Henry S.; Norris, Frank; Ament,

Price: $85.00

Publisher: (New York: Pleiades Club, 1914).: 1914).

Seller ID: 35842

Condition: Good


- Small quarto, 7 inches high by 4-7/8 inches wide. 6 issues, each with their own original pictorial wrappers, bound together in light brown boards backed with a matching suede spine. An illustrated pictorial title label is mounted on the front cover. The edges of the covers are slightly soiled and the head of the spine is very lightly chipped. 150 & [2] consecutively numbered pages. These 6 issues are each illustrated with full-page color cover illustrations, numerous textual and full-page monochrome illustrations and a total of 9 tipped-in color plates, including works by Dan Smith, L.F. Con... View more info

QUADRANT: An Australian Quarterly Review. Volume 1, Number 1. Summer 1956-7

By: (Cook, Captain James; de la Mare, Walter; et al). McCauley, James; editor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Sydney, Australia: H. R. Krygier), (1956).: (1956).

Seller ID: 32640

Condition: Good


(Sydney, Australia: H. R. Krygier), (1956).. (1956).. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream & vermilion wrappers. The wraps are bumped & lightly chipped with the tail of the spine torn. There is light soiling & staining to the rear wrap & the overlapping edges are creased. 100 pages. A few black-and-white illustrations & pictorial ads. The front wrap is detached from the text block along the spine. There is a distributor's stamp at the foot of the title page. The top page corners are slightly bumped. Good Quadrant is an Australian literary and cultural journal publishing poetry a... View more info

A CONVERGENCE OF BIRDS / Joseph Cornell's Taxidermy of the Unreal. (Original Fiction and Poetry Inspired by the Work of Joseph Cornell). Edited by Jonathan Safran Foer. D.A.P. Uncorrected Proof

By: (Cornell, Joseph). (Coover, Robert; Hustvedt, Siri; Moody, Rick; Oates, Joyce Carol; Lopez, Barry; Foer, Jonathan Safran; et al)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: (New York: D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, Inc., 2001).: 2001).

Seller ID: 24504

Condition: Very good


(New York: D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, Inc., 2001).. 2001).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial gray & light blue wrappers. xi, [i] & pages 13-196. 1 textual & 3 full-page illustrations in black & white. There are 2 tiny black marks to the fore-edge & the lower half of the spine is slightly creased, else near fine. Uncorrected proof. Not all of the photographs were published in the proof. View more info

MALCOLM COWLEY: A CHECKLIST OF HIS WRITINGS 1916-1973. With an introduction by Malcolm Cowley

By: (Cowley, Malcolm). Eisenberg, Diane U

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Carbondale and Edwardsville, IL: Southern Illinois University Press / London and Amsterdam: Feffer & Simon, Inc., (1975).: (1975).

Seller ID: 6596

Condition: Fine


Carbondale and Edwardsville, IL: Southern Illinois University Press / London and Amsterdam: Feffer & Simon, Inc., (1975).. (1975).. Fine. - Octavo, red cloth titled in black and gilt, in dw. xxxii & 240 pp. Near fine. Dust jacket present. View more info

PROCEEDINGS OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY AND INSTITUTE OF ARTS AND LETTERS. (May 19, 1976). Second Series, Number Twenty-Seven

By: (Cowley, Malcolm; Edel, Leon; Wilbur, Richard; Kunitz, Stanley; Barber, Samuel; Schumann, William; Commager, Henry Steele; et al)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, (1977).: (1977).

Seller ID: 22625

Condition: Very good


New York: American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, (1977).. (1977).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wrappers. [viii] & 74 pages. There is some very light foxing to the fore-edge and to the top & bottom edges. Near fine. Among the contents are speeches presenting medals to Leon Edel by Malcolm Cowley, to Samuel Barber by William Schumann and to Allen Tate by Stanley Kunitz, with brief acceptance speeches by Edel and Barber. There are commemorative tributes to Samuel Eliot Morison by Henry Steele Commager, to Walter Lippmann by George F. Kennan and to Thornton... View more info

JAMES GOULD COZZENS, A Descriptive Bibliography

By: (Cozzens, James Gould). Bruccoli, Matthew J

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Pittsburgh, PA): University of Pittsburgh Press, 1981.: 1981.

Seller ID: 6698

Condition: Fine


(Pittsburgh, PA): University of Pittsburgh Press, 1981.. 1981.. Fine. - Octavo, blue-gray cloth titled in silver. xiii & 193 pp. Illustrated with facsimiles. Near fine. First edition. First Edition. View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE CRABBE

By: (Crabbe, George). Bareham, T.; and Gatrell, S

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Folkestone, U.K.: Wm. Dawson & Sons Ltd. / Hamden, CT: Achon Books, (1978).: (1978).

Seller ID: 6599

Condition: Fine


Folkestone, U.K.: Wm. Dawson & Sons Ltd. / Hamden, CT: Achon Books, (1978).. (1978).. Fine. - Octavo, light gray cloth titled in gilt. A bit soiled. vii & 194 pp. Near fine. First edition. First Edition. View more info

THE LITERARY MANUSCRIPTS OF HART CRANE

By: (Crane, Hart). Lohf, Kenneth A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, (1967).: (1967).

Seller ID: 6598

Condition: Fine


Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, (1967).. (1967).. Fine. - Octavo, rust cloth backed dark green cloth titled in gilt, in dw. The dw is soiled with short tears to the rear panel and the tail of the spine. xx & 151 & [1] pp. Illustrated. Near fine in a very good dw. Dust jacket present. View more info

STEPHEN CRANE: A Study in American Letters. With an Introduction by Joseph Conrad

By: (Crane, Stephen). Beer, Thomas

Price: $95.00

Publisher: NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1923.: 1923.

Seller ID: 8299

Condition: Very good


NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1923.. 1923.. Very good. - Octavo, green cloth backed orange paper covered boards (extremities lightly bumped, rubbed & soiled; small stain to rear board) with printed label on spine, in black paper covered cardboard case (bumped & rubbed) with printed label (rubbed, chipped & partially detached along one edge) on spine; deckle-edged. [viii] & 248 pages (small area of soiling to front endpaper & colophon), partially unopened. Very good internally. First edition with Conrad's introduction.Limited edition of 165 numbered copies. First Edition. View more info

WOODSTOCK JOURNAL. VOL.2 NO.12; VOL.2, NO.15 AND VOL.2 NO.16. (June 14, July 26 and August 9, 1996). (3 issues)

By: (Creeley, Robert; Bly, Robert). Sanders, Ed; editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Woodstock, New York: S&S Publications, LLC, 1996.: 1996.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 17670

Condition: Fine


Woodstock, New York: S&S Publications, LLC, 1996.. 1996.. Fine. SIGNED BY ED SANDERS - Folio, softcover newspapers. 3 issues of this sensational periodical edited by poet and artist Ed Sanders addressing Local and Global news from the perspective of various Woodstock poets, activists, and others. Each issue has between 16 to 24 pages and includes illustrations from drawings and photographs. All are in near fine condition. The June 14th issue is signed in full by Ed Sanders below the banner title. The original contributions contained within include columns by Andrei Codrescu and Jim Hightowe... View more info

CONJUNCTIONS: 1. Bi-Annual Volumes of New Writing. Inaugural Double-Issue: A Festschrift in honor of James Laughlin, Publisher of New Directions. (Winter 81-82)

By: (Creeley, Robert; Gunn, Thom; Paz, Octavio; Williams, Tennessee; Bowles, Paul; Levertov, Denise; et al)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Conjunctions, (1981).: (1981).

Seller ID: 24025

Condition: Fine


New York: Conjunctions, (1981).. (1981).. Fine. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. 295 pages plus ads. 8 pages of black- and-white illustrations. Near fine. "Limited cloth edition".Edited by Bradford Morrow. Consulting Editor: Kenneth Rexroth. Contributing Editors: Edouard Roditi (Paris); Walter Abish, Guy Davenport, Claude Fredericks, Donald Hall, Nathaniel Tarn (USA). Dust jacket present. View more info

CONJUNCTIONS: 1. Bi-Annual Volumes of New Writing. Inaugural Double-Issue: A Festschrift in honor of James Laughlin, Publisher of New Directions. (Winter 81-82)

By: (Creeley, Robert; Gunn, Thom; Paz, Octavio; Williams, Tennessee; Bowles, Paul; Levertov, Denise; et al)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (New York: Conjunctions, 1981).: 1981).

Seller ID: 31300

Condition: Very good


(New York: Conjunctions, 1981).. 1981).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wraps. The wraps are very slightly bumped & soiled. 295 pages plus ads. 8 pages of black-and-white illustrations. Near fine. Edited by Bradford Morrow. Consulting Editor: Kenneth Rexroth. Contributing Editors: Edouard Roditi (Paris); Walter Abish, Guy Davenport, Claude Fredericks, Donald Hall, Nathaniel Tarn (USA). View more info

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CLEMENT LORIMER; Or,The Book with the Iron Clasps.

By: (Cruikshank, George). Reach, Angus B.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London: John Dicks, [circa 1880s].: [circa 1880s].

Seller ID: 34612

Condition: Good


ONE OF THE EARLIEST DETECTIVE NOVELS - (Dicks English Library). Octavo, bound into purple cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The covers are rubbed & lightly bumped with some light stains & tiny score marks to the front cover. 256 pages, printed in double columns. A bookplate has been removed from the front pastedown. There is occasional light soiling & the front edges of some pages are roughed. Illustrated in black & white with a frontispiece, 4 full-page and 7 half-page illustrations by George Cruikshank. Good. "Clement Lorimer" is a biblio mystery and one of the earliest detective no... View more info