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AMERICAN AUTHORS: First Editions of Emerson, Hawthorne, Holmes, Longfellow, Whittier, Etc., Etc. For Sale by Dodd, Mead & Company. October, 1898. (Cover title). (Sale catalog)

By: (Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Hawthorne, Nathaniel; Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth; et al)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1898.: 1898.

Seller ID: 16370

Condition: Good


New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1898.. 1898.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The wraps are lightly bumped with their edges somewhat darkened & with light soiling to the rear wrap. There is a pencil notation at the top of the front wrap. 41 & [1] pages, including rear wrap. Illustrated with facsimiles in the text. The top page corners are slightly bumped. Good. View more info

A COLLECTION OF FIRST EDITIONS OF THE WORKS OF RUDYARD KIPLING. The Property of Solton Engel, New York City. Sold by His Order. Unrestricted Public Sale / January Ninth at 8:15 o'clock. Sale Number 3807. Public Exhibition from Saturday, December Twenty-Eighth. (Catalog)

By: (Engel, Solton)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: American Art Association Anderson Galleries, Inc., 1930.: 1930.

Seller ID: 16419

Condition: Very good


New York: American Art Association Anderson Galleries, Inc., 1930.. 1930.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in tan wraps titled in black within a pictorial black & tan frame. The wraps are bumped & lightly soiled with some tiny brown stains to the front wrap. [iv], 31 & [2] pages plus colophon, with a bid form bound in at the rear. Illustrated with 1 black-and-white plate & 1 full-page facsimile. A few page corners are lightly bumped. Very good. 199 items are catalogued. View more info

SONGS AND SALUTATIONS

By: (Ertz, Gordon). Robertson, Donald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL: Champlin Law Printing Company, (1924).: (1924).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 32881

Condition: Fair


Chicago, IL: Champlin Law Printing Company, (1924).. (1924).. Fair. WITH A PORTRAIT SIGNED BY DONALD ROBERTSON - Octavo, printed boards with a vignette in gray & black on the front cover. The binding is bumped & soiled with several small stains. The spine is slightly faded. xii & 115 pages. Illustrated in black & white with a tipped-in portrait frontispiece & with tipped-in plates by Gordon Ertz. The hinges are just starting. The bottom page corners & a few top page corners are bumped. The fore-edge & bottom edge are lightly soiled & there is a small area of soiling to the top corners of the r... View more info

SERGE ESENINE (1895-1925): SA VIE ET SON OEUVRE

By: (Esenine, Serge; aka Yesenin, Sergei Alexandrovich). De Graaff, Francisca

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Leyde: E. J. Brill, 1933.: 1933.

Seller ID: 16042

Condition: Very good


Leyde: E. J. Brill, 1933.. 1933.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The spine & extremities are darkened & the head & tail of the spine are chipped. There is a small piece out of the top edge of the front wrap & the top 2 inches of the wrap are detached. vi & 198 pages. Illustrated with a black-and-white portrait frontispiece. The contents are very good. Serge Esenine, born Sergei Alexandrovich Yesenin [or Esenin] was a popular Russian lyric poet, who was briefly married to Isadora Duncan. Though he was given a state funeral after he committed suicide, most of his ... View more info

WILLIAM EVERSON: A COLLECTION OF BOOKS & MANUSCRIPTS. Foreword by Ralph B. Sipper. Preface by William Everson. (Catalogue)

By: (Everson, William). (Campbell, Lee G.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA: Joseph the Provider/Books, (1987).: (1987).

Seller ID: 6671

Condition: Fine


Santa Barbara, CA: Joseph the Provider/Books, (1987).. (1987).. Fine. - Octavo, pictorial cream wraps printed in black & red. (x) & 53 pp. Near fine. Of a total of 500 copies, this is the wraps issue [400]. View more info

ND 12: NEW DIRECTIONS IN PROSE & POETRY.

By: (Everson, William; Hawkes, John; Inge, William; Buechner, Georg; Miller, Henry; Rexroth, Kenneth; Swenson, May; et al).

Price: $10.00

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

Seller ID: 35025

Condition: Good


(New York: New Directions Books, 1950).. 1950).. Good. - Large octavo, pink cloth backed with black cloth. The binding is lightly bumped. The spine is rubbed & lightly spotted. xix, [i], 556 & [8] pages. 7 full-page black-and-white illustrations of sculptures by Michael Lekakis. The top corners of the leaves in the first half of the book are lightly bumped. Very good. View more info

20TH CENTURY SCIENCE FICTION, FANTASY AND HORROR LITERATURE FROM THE INVENTORY OF THE FANTASY ARCHIVES. Parts 1-2 and 4-5. (4 catalogues).

By: (Fantasy Archives).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Swann Galleries, Inc., 1993-1995.: 1993-1995.

Seller ID: 35456

Condition: Good


- Octavo, stapled pictorial wraps in B&W & color.Very good. Swann Galleries Sales Numbers 1637, 1650, 1678 and 1698. View more info

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JOHNNIE PANIC AND HIS FANTASTIC CIRCUS OF FEAR.

By: (Farkas, Shelley). Sorcic, Jim.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: New Rivers Press, (1975).: (1975).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 37518

Condition: Very good


SIGNED BY SHELLEY FARKAS - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial magenta & white wrappers. The binding is lightly rubbed with the spine slightly faded & a small area of soiling to the bottom inner corner of the rear wrap. 61 pages. Numerous black-and-white photographic illustrations by Shelley Farkas. Very good. First edition, limited to 750 copies. Boldly signed in red ink in the year of publication by the photographer Shelley Farkas. First Edition. View more info

SCRIBNER'S MAGAZINE. Volume XCIX. Number 1. January 1936

By: (Faulkner, William)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York City and London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936.: 1936.

Seller ID: 30662

Condition: Good


New York City and London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936.. 1936.. Good. - Quarto, printed yellow and cream wraps designed by T.M. Cleland. The covers are stained and creased with small pieces out from the head and tail of the spine. There are 3 tiny chips to the edges of the rear cover. 64 & 12 pages, with textual illustrations by Edward Shenton. Good. Includes the first appearance of William Faulkner's "The Brooch: A Story". Dust jacket present. View more info

"MAN WORKING," 1919-1962: WILLIAM FAULKNER, a Catalogue of the William Faulkner Collection at the University of Virginia. With an introduction by John Cook Wyllie

By: (Faulkner, William). Massey, Linton R

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA: The Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, (1968).: (1968).

Seller ID: 8303

Condition: Very good


Charlottesville, VA: The Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, (1968).. (1968).. Very good. - Quarto, black cloth backed with a cream buckram spine, titled in black on the spine. The covers are spotted. xv & 250 pages. Illustrated. Very good. First edition. First Edition. View more info

WILLIAM FAULKNER: A CHECK LIST

By: (Faulkner, William). Meriwether, James B

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Library, (1957).: (1957).

Seller ID: 6621

Condition: Very good


Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Library, (1957).. (1957).. Very good. - Octavo, printed green wraps with vignette in black on front wrap. Lightly bumped. 23 pp., with a collector's notations. Very good. View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF RONALD FIRBANK

By: (Firbank, Ronald). Benkovitz, Miriam J

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Jackson, MS: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1963.: 1963.

Seller ID: 6686

Condition: Good


Jackson, MS: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1963.. 1963.. Good. - Octavo, red cloth , in dw. Lightly bumped. The dw is soiled with the head of the spine chipped. (viii) & 103 pp. Slight loss of a few words in introduction due to pages once having been stuck together. Good. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

NOTES FOR A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF EDWARD FITZGERALD

By: (Fitzgerald, Edward). Prideaux, Colonel W. F

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY: Burt Franklin, (1968).: (1968).

Seller ID: 6622

Condition: Fine


NY: Burt Franklin, (1968).. (1968).. Fine. - Octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt. x & 88 pp. Near fine. Reprint of edition originally published London, 1901. View more info

F. SCOTT FITZGERALD A TO Z: The Essential Reference Work to His Life and Work

By: (Fitzgerald, F. Scott). Tate, Mary Jo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (New York): Facts on File, Inc., (1998).: (1998).

Seller ID: 25243

Condition: Very good


(New York): Facts on File, Inc., (1998).. (1998).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. The rear panel of the dust jacket is lightly rubbed & there is a short tear to the rear fold. xii & 340 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. First edition. With a foreword by Matthew J. Bruccoli. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

FORD MADOX FORD 1873-1939: A Bibliography of Works and Criticism

By: (Ford, Ford Madox). Harvey, David Dow

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY: Gordian Press, 1972.: 1972.

Seller ID: 6733

Condition: Fine


NY: Gordian Press, 1972.. 1972.. Fine. - Octavo [typed ms. reproduced by offset], brown cloth titled in gilt. Slightly dusty; spine very slightly faded. xxiii & 633 pp. Near fine. Second edition. View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF E. M. FORSTER. With a Foreword by E. M. Forster

By: (Forster, E. M.). Kirkpatrick, B. J

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1968.: 1968.

Seller ID: 7333

Condition: Very good


London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1968.. 1968.. Very good. - (The Soho Bibliographies XIX). Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt on the spine, in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is soiled & lightly chipped with a tear to the spine. 205 pages. Illustrated with 2 black-and-white plates [a portrait frontispiece & a facsimile]. Very good in a good dust wrapper. The second, revised [and best] edition. Dust jacket present. View more info

SERIE D'ECRITURE 3

By: (Fourcade, Dominique; Fremon, Jean; Roubaud, Jacques; et al); (Waldrop, Keith; Waldrop, Rosmarie; Bernstein, Charles; et al; translators)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Peterborough, UK): Spectacular Diseases, 1989.: 1989.

Seller ID: 12688

Condition: Very good


(Peterborough, UK): Spectacular Diseases, 1989.. 1989.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wraps. There is a small, light stain to the front wrap & the rear wrap is lightly soiled. 64 pages. A few bottom page corners are lightly bumped. Very good. This journal, edited by Rosmarie Waldrop, is an irregularly produced publication devoted to English translations of French writing. The contents include poems and short prose pieces. View more info

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WERTHER'S YOUNGER BROTHER. The Story of an Attitude

By: (Fraenkel, Michael)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York & Paris: Carrefour, [1931].: [1931].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 29908

Condition: Fair


New York & Paris: Carrefour, [1931].. [1931].. Fair. - Octavo, softcover, bound in printed cream paper over stiff wraps. The covers are stained and chipped with remnants of old tape. The spine has perished and is thus lacking. 155 deckle-edged pages. The front pastedown is torn and there is a tiny tear to the bottom edges of the last few pages. Internally good. First edition of Michael Fraenkel's first book, limited to 400 numbered copies printed by The Saint Catherine Press in Bruge, Belgium. Harvard University's Hollis Catalog suggests the publication date of 1931. Inscribed, signed and date... View more info

LE SECRET D'ANATOLE FRANCE / Du Boulangisme au Panama,

By: (France, Anatole). Braibant, Charles

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Paris: Les Editions Denoel et Steele, (1935).: (1935).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 5744

Condition: Good


Paris: Les Editions Denoel et Steele, (1935).. (1935).. Good. - Small octavo, soft cover bound in printed cream wraps. The wraps are very lightly soiled with a short tear to the bottom edge of each wrap. The tail of the spine is creased & lightly chipped. 343 pages, partially unopened. There is some foxing to the prelims & to some of the rear pages. Good. Limited edition of 100 numbered copies printed for friends of the author.This copy is inscribed to Madeleine Lang by the author on the front endpaper and signed in full.The book is a consideration of the religious, social and polit... View more info

CONTRIBUTIONS BIBLIOGRAPHIQUES SUR ANATOLE FRANCE. I. Bibliographie des Ouvrages Consacres a Anatole France (Lion); II. Anatole France a L'Exposition Internationale de 1937 (Lion); III. Belles Editions et Manuscrits d'Anatole France Conserves a la Bibliotheque Nationale (Martin)

By: (France, Anatole). Lion, Jacques; and Martin, Andre

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY: Burt Franklin Reprints, (1974).: (1974).

Seller ID: 6703

Condition: Fine


NY: Burt Franklin Reprints, (1974).. (1974).. Fine. - Octavo, reddish-brown cloth titled in gilt. Lightly soiled. 47 pp. Illustrated with 4 pages of facsimiles and 1 plate. Near fine. Reprint of the University of Illinois copy. View more info