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The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

by STEVENSON, Robert Louis

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Published
1929
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Limited
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$125.00

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NY: Random House, 1929. Bound in black cloth stamped in red and gold in the original Art Deco slipcase which has held up well. This is the limited edition of 1200 (this is numbe4 459). Signed on the limitation page by the illustrator. An unusually tight, clean copy in the prized slipcase. . Signed by… Read more
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Whiff from Wild Meadows (Signed)

by FOSS, Sam Walter

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Published
1896
Condition
Good +
Edition
Second Printing
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$175.00

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Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1896. Bound in tan decorative cloth, stamped in gold, green and pink. Darkening to spine (but still certainly readable), TEG, covers show some soiling. Inscribed and Signed by the author one year after the publication of the book. This book was ordered from the publisher who sent it to the recipient --… Read more
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Proverbs (Signed)

by DOWNEY, William Scott

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Published
1858
Condition
Good -
Edition
Early Reprint
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$125.00

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NY: Edward Walker, 1858. Bound in red leather, stamped in gold. This is the 11th edition, published five years after the first edition. The major flaw with this book is that the spine is gone -- but the binding is tight and both front and rear panels are acceptable. Inscribed and signed by the author on… Read more
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The Birth Project (Signed)

by Chicago, Judy

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385187107
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$24.50

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NY: Doubleday, 1985. Bound in stiff, colorful wraps. A 231 pp. book on the art of Ms. Chicago. Signed on the front free endpaper. . Signed by Artist. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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In Memoriam (Signed By Elbert Hubbard II)

by HUBBARD, Elbert II

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Published
1915
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Frist Edition
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$440.00

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NY: The Roycrofters, 1915. Bound in full brown leather, stamped in gold. Top Edge Gilt. A few small pieces of spine are missing. A bit of scuffing to sides of spine. Inscribed (a touching sentiment) and signed by Elbert Hubbard II in 1916 - one years after his mother and father went missing on… Read more
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Mark Twain, His Life and Work - A Biographical Sketch (Signed)

by CLEMENS, Will M.

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Published
1892
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$145.00

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San Francisco: Clemens Publishing Co., 1892. Bound in green cloth, stamped in black. The first edition of this 211 pp. biography on Mark Twain by his nephew. Inscribed and signed to William F. Gable on the front free endpaper. Laid in is an advertising cut out from 1910 Philadelphia Record - "A Reminiscence of Mark… Read more
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A Message to Garcia and Thirteen Other Things

by HUBBARD, Elbert

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Published
1901
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$1,200.00

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East Aurora, NY: Roycrofters, 1901. Bound in three quarters red leather over decorative boards. This is an absolutely fine copy still in the original red cloth clamshell box. Signed by both Hubbard and the illustrator, Emma Johnson, on the limitation page. This is #22 of 50 copies on Imperial Japan Vellum. The book is also inscribed… Read more
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Shakespeare's Tragedy of Hamlet (Signed)

by HUBBARD, Elbert

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Published
1902
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$1,245.00

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East Aurora, NY: The Roycroft Shop, 1902. Bound in 3/4 turquoise and green swirled leather over decorative boards. Five raised bands, stamped in gold which is still bright. This is #93 out of 100 in this special edition. Also signed by the illustrator, Lily Ess on the limitation page. Only wear is a slight separation at the… Read more
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Enjoyment of Poetry (Signed)

by EASTMAN, Max

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Published
1913
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Scribner's : Simon & Schuster, 1913. Bound in red cloth, stamped in gold with fading to spine, but gold on front panel is still bright. TEG., Inscribed and signed on the front free endpaper by Mr. Eastman (in green ink). Previous owner's neat bookplate to front pastedown. 224 pp. . Inscribed and Signed. First Edition. Hard Cover.… Read more
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The Complete Writings of Elbert Hubbard -- Volume 15 (Signed)

by HUBBARD, Elbert

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Published
1913
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$120.00

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NY: Roycroft Shop, 1913. Bound in three quarter tooled leather over tan cloth. one quarter leather, with stiff grey boards, stamped in gold. A most acceptable copy of this scarce (#433 of 1000) signed books by Mr. Hubbard. This is a book about seven notable folks from history, including Garibaldi, Oliver Cromwell, Thomas Paine, et al. … Read more
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The Don Quixote of Psychiatry (Signed + TLS Laid in)

by ROBINSON, Victor

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Published
1919
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$95.00

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NY: Historico - Medical Press, 1919. Bound in tan cloth over gray boards. Darkening to spine and edges of books. This is a 334 pp. Biography of S. V. Clevenger with illustrations and photos throughout. TLS in envelope from the author to a local book collector, Wm. F. Gable. . Inscribed By Author. First Edition.… Read more
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The Song of Song's Which is Solomon's (Signed)

by HUBBARD, Elbert

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Published
1916
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$135.00

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NY: Roycroft Printing Shop, 1916. Bound in the original gray cloth ofver gray boards, This is a signed, limited edition (#419 of 600 copies). Book shows uniform soiling primarily to extremes. 72 pp. Priced accordingly. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed,… Read more
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Along the Western Brandywine (Inscribed by the Author)

by MACELREE, Wilmer

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Published
1908
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$220.00

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West Chester PA: F.S. Hickman, 1908. This is the first edition of this rare (no copies on OCLC/Worldcat) book on Brandywine in Southeastern PA Bound in limp leather that shows some wear to extremes, but has held together. Inscribed and signed by the author to the daughter of the dedicatee, William F. Gable. 190 pp. scores… Read more
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Health and Wealth (Signed By Elbert Hubbard II)

by HUBBARD, Elbert

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Published
1908
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
Frist Edition
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$240.00

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NY: The Roycrofters, 1908. Bound in one half brown pebbled leather over tan boards, stamped in gold. A bit of scuffing to sides of spine). Inscribed (a touching sentiment) and signed by Elbert Hubbard II in 1919 (four years after his father went missing on the Lusitania). Top Edge gilt, some minor toning to pages. … Read more
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Optimos (Signed)

by TRAUBEL, Horace

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Published
1910
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$295.00

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NY: B.W. Huebsch, 1910. Bound in green cloth, stamped in gold (still bright). A tight, clean copy of the first edition of this book of verse. Inscribed and signed to his friend William F. Gable who is the dedicatee in two poems in the book - "This is Stock Taking Day" and "The Priest has his… Read more
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The Present Duty (Signed By Publisher)

by DESJARDINS, Paul

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Published
1893
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$195.00

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Philadelphia: Horace L. Traubel, 1893. Bound in red cloth, stamped on front panel (darkened). A tight, clean copy of the first edition of this early book by Desjardins. The publisher (Traubel) signed this book to his friend William F. Gable and dated in 1907. 38 pp. and ad. Scarce collectible. . Inscribed and Signed… Read more
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Chants Communal (Signed)

by TRAUBEL, Horace

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Published
1904
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$110.00

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Boston: Small, Maynard and Co., 1904. Bound in tan cloth over tan boards, stamped in gold and green. A tight, clean copy of the first edition of this book of essays. Inscribed and signed to his friend William F. Gable in 1908. 194 pp. + ads. Some pages uncut. . Inscribed and… Read more
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NY: Dodd, Mead, 1910. Bound in brown cloth over tan boards, with label on spine. Some soiling to front panel. According to the author (and written on the ffep., this is one of 50 copies printed on special paper and illustrated. So, obviously rare. Inscribed and signed to Wm. F. Gable (with his bookplate) with a… Read more
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$395.00
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American First Editions: Bibliographical Check Lists of the Work of One Hundred and Five American Authors (Author's Working Copy)

by JOHNSON, Merle

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Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$1,900.00

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NY: R.R. Bowker, 1929. Bound in blue cloth, with label to spine. This is a one of a kind book collector's collectible. Johnson's working copy of this book, with hundreds of notes in the author's hand and typed page additions throughout the book. The author's signature, address and phone number are on a paper… Read more
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A Book of Prefaces (w/Inscribed Card)

by MENCKEN, H.L.

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Published
1917
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$295.00

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New York: Knopf, 1917. Bound in black buckram, sans DW; essays on Joseph Conrad, Theodore Dreiser, James Huneker, and "Puritanism as a Literary Force"; Laid in is a 1 1/2" X 3" calling card (Mr. H.L. Mencken) inscribed to a lawyer; 288pp. Two paperclip shadows to ffep. . Author Signed Card. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No… Read more
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