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DICTIONARY OF LITERARY PSEUDONYMS: A Selection of Popular Modern Writers in English

By: Atkinson, Frank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London and Hamden, CT: Clive Bingley and Linnet Books, (1977).: (1977).

Seller ID: 7270


London and Hamden, CT: Clive Bingley and Linnet Books, (1977).. (1977).. Fine. - Octavo, blue cloth, in dw. Very lightly soiled. The dw is lightly rubbed with the spine faded. 248 pp. The top edge is soiled, else near fine in a very good dw. Second edition, enlarged. Dust jacket present. View more info

ANONYMS: A DICTIONARY OF REVEALED AUTHORSHIP

By: Cushing, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Waltham, MA: Mark Press, Inc., 1963.: 1963.

Seller ID: 6099


Waltham, MA: Mark Press, Inc., 1963.. 1963.. Very good. - Octavo, green cloth titled in gilt. Slightly faded & with a light stain. 829 pp. Very good. Reprint, limited to 600 copies, of the first edition published in 1889. First Edition. View more info

INITIALS AND PSEUDONYMS: A DICTIONARY OF LITERARY DISGUISES

By: Cushing, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., 1885.: 1885.

Seller ID: 6100


NY: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., 1885.. 1885.. Good. - Octavo, rebound in red buckram; gilt-lettered label on spine. 603 pp. The pages are lightly chipped & toned. The first 2 blanks are partially detached. Ex-library with stamp on title page, number on copyright page & presentation stamp on first page of text. Good. First edition. First Edition. View more info

PSEUDONYMS OF AUTHORS: INCLUDING ANONYMS AND INITIALISMS

By: Haynes, John Edward

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY: published by the author, 1882.: 1882.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 6101


NY: published by the author, 1882.. 1882.. Good. - Square octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt; t.e.g. Rubbed with the head & tail of the spine chipped. 112 pp. Mild ex-library with a few blind stamps, including one on the title. A good, tight copy. First edition.Presentation copy inscribed "To John Badger Clark of the / Manchester Mirror / with compliments of / Jno. Edward Haynes". Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

FAMOUS FIRST FACTS: A Record of First Happenings, Discoveries and Inventions in the United States

By: Kane, Joseph Nathan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: The H. W. Wilson Company, 1950.: 1950.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 11604


New York: The H. W. Wilson Company, 1950.. 1950.. Good. - Large octavo [10-1/4 inches high by 7 inches wide], red cloth. The binding is bumped & lightly rubbed. The spine is slightly faded with a tear to the head. 888 pages, printed in 2 columns. The front hinge is cracked & the rear hinge is starting with some tears to the inner edge of the rear endpaper. The fore-edge is lightly soiled. Good working copy. First edition of this revised and expanded edition.Inscrib... View more info

NOAH'S ARK / NEW ENGLAND YANKEES AND THE ENDLESS QUEST. A Short History of the Original Webster Dictionaries, with Particular Reference to Their First Hundred Years as Publications of G. & C. Merriam Company

By: Leavitt, Robert Keith

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Springfield, MA: G. & C. Merriam Company, 1947.: 1947.

Seller ID: 2775


Springfield, MA: G. & C. Merriam Company, 1947.. 1947.. Very good. - Squarish octavo, rust brown cloth titled in gilt on spine, in a light gray paper covered slipcase with a printed paper label on the front panel. The spine of the book is slightly faded. The spine & extremities of the slipcase are darkened with soiling to the panels & label. [viii] & 106 pages. Illustrated in black-and-white. Very good. Limited edition of 2,000 numbered copies. This copy, which is unn... View more info

THE ENCYLOPEDIE IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND AND OTHER STUDIES.

By: Lough, John.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Newcastle upon Tyne): Oriel Press, (1970).: (1970).

Seller ID: 35917


- Octavo, dark blue cloth, in dust wrapper. The white dw is quite soiled. 256 pages. Near fine in a good dw. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

CZECH ENGLISH DICTIONARY / CESKO ANGLICKY SLOVNIK

By: Poldauf, Ivan; compiler

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Prague: State Publishing House for Educational Literature, (1986).: (1986).

Seller ID: 29432


Prague: State Publishing House for Educational Literature, (1986).. (1986).. Good. - Thick octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The bottom corner of the front cover is slightly frayed. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & chipped with several short tears to its rear panel along the spine. 1133 pages plus colophon. The pages are slightly toned. Good. First edition.Compiled in cooperation with Robert Pynsent. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE ARTS

By: Runes, Dagobert D.; and Schrickel, Harry G.; editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY: Philosophical Library, (1946).: (1946).

Seller ID: 6515


NY: Philosophical Library, (1946).. (1946).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in dw. The binding is bumped & stained; the dw is rubbed & chipped with light staining to the rear panel. 1064 pp. The contents are very good. Dust jacket present. View more info

HANDBOOK OF PSEUDONYMS AND PERSONAL NICKNAMES: First Supplement. Volume 1: A-J. Volume II: K-Z. (2 volumes)

By: Sharp, Harold S.; compiler

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1975.: 1975.

Seller ID: 6098


Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1975.. 1975.. Good. - Octavo, blue cloth titled in white. Soiled with remains of a library label on the spine of Vol. 2. pp. 1-704; and pp. 705-1395. Vol. 2 is ex- library with a pocket in the rear. Good. First editions. First Edition. View more info

WHO WROTE IT! An Index to the Authorship of the More Noted Works in Ancient and Modern Literature. Edited by Charles G. Wheeler

By: Wheeler, William A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Boston, MA: Lee and Shepard, Publishers, 1887.: 1887.

Seller ID: 6189


Boston, MA: Lee and Shepard, Publishers, 1887.. 1887.. Good. - Square octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt. Bumped & rubbed with the head & tail of the spine frayed. 174 pp. The hinges are cracked & the page edges slightly darkened. Good. View more info