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New York:: Harcourt Brace,, . First edition. publisher's two-toned cloth in dust jacket. A fine copy in a nice jacket with a single chip at the lower right corner of the front panel, not affecting any lettering. Not at all common in this condition. 12mo,.
Carl Sandburg [signed]
NY: Harcourt Brace & Company, 1930. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1930. First edition. viii, 96 pp. 8vo. Publisher's green and beige cloth, a trifle dusty, endpapers offset, in good dustjacket, chipped, browned, and lacking spine. First edition. viii, 96 pp. 8vo. INSCRIBED to Roger Barrett, son of Sandburg's friend and Lincoln collector, Oliver Barrett, "Here are lessons in thinking and seeing. Carl Sandburg" on the half-title.
SANDBURG, Carl. [ADAMS, F. B.]
SANDBURG, Carl. POTATO FACE [Short Stories]. New York:: Harcourt, Brace and Company,, 1930. First edition. . A very fine copy, with the binding very fresh and bright, in fine dust jacket. The yellow printed jacket has very slight dust soiling, with a tiny edge tear, else the jacket is fresh and bright. . Octavo, cloth spine, paper-covered boards, pp. viii, 96.
New York: Harcourt Brace & Co st edition, 1. Inscribed, “Al Dreier / 1941 / Carl Sandburg.” 12mo, cloth. Very Good with torn dust jacket laid-in.
New York: Harcourt, 1930. Cloth. Early ink name on pastedown, gilt leather bookplate of binder Atmore Beach on pastedown, another bookplate on verso of free endsheet, light rubbing and small nick in upper board, otherwise a good copy in half morocco slipcase and chemise. First edition. Inscribed by Sandburg on the front free endsheet: "Atmore & Cora Beach 1960. Carl Sandburg." Laid in is a snapshot of Sandburg and Atmore Beach (the latter in a hospital bed) on the occasion, inscribed to the recipients on the verso by a third party.
New York: Harcourt ,Brace And Company, 1930. Signed by author on half title page. VG, no dust jacket. Sparse foxing to paste down endpapers else very clean. Small spot of wear to cloth at top of spine. . First Edition First Printing. Hard Cover Cloth. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1930. First Edition. Collection of 12 nonsense stories for adults set in Rootabaga country. An attractive copy. First Printing. Octavo (19.25cm); yellow and green cloth-covered boards, with titles stamped in green on spine; dustjacket; [viii], 96pp. Small vintage booksellers ticket to front endpaper, else Fine in a Near Fine, price-clipped dustjacket, quite bright, with a few tiny nicks at the crown to note.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1930. Yellow and green cloth. viii, 96 pp. First edition stated on copyright page. A collection of short stories. VG+ in VG+ dust jacket, clean and bright. The jacket inside flaps are clipped at the corners, possibly by the publisher. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/VG+.
SANDBURG, CARL (1878-1967)
New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1930. First edition. 12mo; pp. viii, 96. Green and yellow cloth, faded; staining on spine; wear on upper front corner; smudge on front fly-leaf. Without dust jacket. LC; NYPL. Carl Sandburg was raised in Illinois and began his writing career as a journalist. He was one of the most prolific of American authors, writing poetry, fiction, biographies, history and children's literature to great acclaim. He won Pulitzer Prizes for the second part of his biography of Abraham Lincoln (1939), and for his Complete Poems (1950). In this work are twelve short stories for children involving the Potato Face Blind Man.
N.Y: Harcourt Brace & Co, . First Edition. Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap. 8vo; cloth in yellow paper dust jacket. Browning to jacket spine with minor wear & chipping at top edges.
Harcort, Brace and Company. Hardback. Very Good/Missing. 1930. Hardback. Very good. First Edition Stated. Dust jacket is missing. Book will be packed and shipped in a box.
Harcourt, Brace and Co.. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1930. Hardcover. Light spotting on spine ; 9 X 6 X 1 inches .