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Edgar Fawcett collection by FAWCETT, Edgar (1847-1904) - 1900

by FAWCETT, Edgar (1847-1904)

Edgar Fawcett collection by FAWCETT, Edgar (1847-1904) - 1900

Edgar Fawcett collection

by FAWCETT, Edgar (1847-1904)

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Various: Various, 1900. No binding & hard cover. Good. Edgar Fawcett was a prolific American novelist, essayist, and poet. His best-known novels were satirical studies of New York high society. Fawcett also wrote numerous works for children.

Collection contains 6 items dating from 1888 to [1900], specifically 3 Autographed Signed Letters (ASL), 1 typescript (ts) of a play, 1 inscribed book and 1 signed note,

3 Autographed Signed Letters (ASL)

• ALS to Mr. Clemens (Samuel Clemens? i.e. Mark Twain?), 20 June [1898-1900], re Arthur T. Vance, editor of the Women's Home Companion, might publish one of his short stories ("Love, the Leveller") for $50, "Flowers on a Grave" considered to be too sombre.

• ALS addressed "Dear Sir" (a publisher), 7 December [1898-1900], re publication of his poem, "Pride of Nations".

• ALS addressed "Dear Sir", Monday, n.d., Union Club letterhead, asking for a copy of the journal published 4 years ago containing his biography.

1 Typescript (Ts).,

• "The Unpardonable Sin, a Play in Four Acts", [2], 46, [1], 29, [1], 16, [1], 22 pp., n.d. The ts. is housed inside a black limp leather duotang folder, pieces missing from the folder's spine, typed label on the front cover.

1 Book (signed presentation copy):

• Olivia Delapaine Boston: Ticknor & Co., 1888. Dark green cloth. 476 pp. plus ads. First edition of this novel. BAL 5368, first state binding. Signed presentation copy to the Canadian poet and author, Charles G.D. Roberts: "To my friend, | Chas. G.D. Roberts, Esq., | with the ever-grateful | regards of | Edgar Fawcett. | New York. | June, 1888." A very good copy with some rubbing and wear to the cloth and a tiny gouge to the upper spine. In 1884 Roberts wrote an article on Fawcett, praising Fawcett for his "intolerance of slovenly workmanship" in literature.

1 Signed note:

• Addressed to his publisher, J.B. Lippincott & Co., [1889], with the title of his book, A Demoralizing Marriage.

Collection on consignment with LDRB.

  • Bookseller Lord Durham Rare Books (IOBA) CA (CA)
  • Format/Binding No binding & hard cover
  • Book Condition Used - Good
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  • Date Published 1900
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The Buntling Ball. A Greco-American Play

by Fawcett, Edgar

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NY: Arno, ca. 1972. *Price HAS BEEN REDUCED by 10% until Tuesday, May 28 (holiday sale)* 154 pp., reprint edition, very good, hardcover. - If you are reading this, this item is actually (physically) in our stock and ready for shipment once ordered. We are not bookjackers. Buyer is responsible for any additional duties, taxes, or fees required by recipient's country.
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The Vulgarians

The Vulgarians

by Fawcett, Edgar w/illus. by Archie Gunn

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1903 1st ed.
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New York: The Smart Set Publishing Co.. 1903 1st ed.. 213pp. illus. red cloth 12mo: fair/no dj [a complete & tight reading copy] A late novel by the American writer Fawcett (1847-1904).
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Winter Days In Florence

by Fawcett, Edgar

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NY: The Cosmopolitan Publishing Company, 1897. Book. VG. Soft cover. 8vo. 9pp extract, printed in double columns, illustrated with 9 photographs, salvaged from a damaged issue of The Cosmopolitam Magazine, Volume XXII, No. 4, February, 1897. Illustrations include Boboli Gardens, a canal view under a viaduct, the Uffizi Palace, a full page view of Florence from the Encircling Drive, the Loggia De'Lanzi, the Piazza Della Signoria, a view of Cascine Gardens, the Convent of San Miniato, and a skyline view of the city. Housed in protective mylar report cover..
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Social silhouettes (The Leisure class in America)

by Fawcett, Edgar

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Paperback
ISBN 10 / ISBN 13
9780405069130 / 0405069138
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Arno Press, 1975-01-01. Paperback. Very Good. New York, 1975. Yellow cloth covered boards with red titles; minimal wear; 8vo, 7 3/4" to 9 3/4" tall; no jacket; interior is clean and unmarked; 368 pages.
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Eleven Possible Cases

by Fawcett, Edgar

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MP3 Audio CD. 14.99 by Fawcett, Edgar, 1847-1904; Fyles, Franklin, 1847-1911; Green, Anna Katharine, 1846-1935; Harland, Henry, 1861-1905; Lockwood, Ingersoll, 1841-1918; Miller, Joaquin, 1837-1913; Munroe, Kirk, 1850-1930; Smith, Brainard Gardner, 1846-1930; Stockton, Frank Richard, 1834-1902; Thompson, Maurice, 1844-1901; Wheeler, A. C. (Andrew Carpenter), 1835-1903

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An Ambitious Woman - A Novel

by Fawcett, Edgar

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Some Reminiscences of old Victoria

by Fawcett, Edgar

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MP3 Audio CD. 14.99 by Fawcett, Edgar, 1847-1923

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The Adventures of a Widow - A Novel

by Fawcett, Edgar

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GENTLEMAN OF LEISURE

by Fawcett, Edgar

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6th Edition
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Boston, MA: Houghton, Mifflin and Company. G/No Dustjacket. 1881. 6th Edition. Cloth. 24mo., 323 pp., rubbed, bumped, page toning .
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A Gentleman of Leisure
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A Gentleman of Leisure

by Fawcett, Edgar

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ISBN 10 / ISBN 13
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Book Jungle, 2010-03-09. Paperback. Very Good. 0.3300 in x 9.2500 in x 7.5200 in. Very Good Condition. Light, reasonable wear. Clean and mark-free inside and out!
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