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Columbus: Ohio State University, 1964. Paperback. Very Good. 8-1/2 x 5-1/2 inches, [8] pages. Publisher's wrappers. Condition is VERY GOOD, with slight marginal soiling. A remarkable showing of rare materials, some from C. E. Fraser Clark's collection, beginning with Fanshawe to James T. Fields. books about books, rgr
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IOWA AUTHORS AND THEIR WORKS; a contribution toward a bibliography

by Alice Marple

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Published
1918
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Good+
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Revised
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Des Moines: Historical Department of Iowa, 1918. Revised. Hardcover. Good+. 9-1/2 x 6-1/2 inches, viii, 359 pages. Publisher's blue and green cloth, gilt lettering. Condition is GOOD+, with very light foxing. Althought not marked as such, this is Albert Bigelow Paine's copy, listing his publications and with one penned addition. First published in… Read more
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WILSON'S LIBRARY CATALOGUE

by W. C. Wilson

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Published
1896
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Fair
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Philadelphia: W. C. Wilson, 1896. Paperback. Fair. 7-1/2 x 5 inches, 318, [2] pages. Publisher's wrappers. Condition is FAIR, front wrapper nearly detached, rear wrapper detached, spine very chipped, with half missing. Front wrapper with halftone image of Wilson's lending library at 1117 Walnut Street, Philadelphia. Listed are novels, juveniles, French and humorous works,… Read more
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MUCH LOVED BOOKS; Best sellers of the Ages

by James O'Donnell Bennett

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Published
1927
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Very Good
Edition
First edition thus
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New York: Liveright Publishing Corp., 1927. First edition thus. Hardcover. Very Good. 8-3/4 x 6 inches; ix, [5], 461 pages. Publisher's black cloth, gilt spine. Condition is VERY GOOD, with minor water-spotting to the covers, and slight fading to spine decoration. A collection of sixty essays on texts from the Bible to late-Victorian fiction and… Read more
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NOTABLE ACQUISITIONS: 1966-1967

by Rosenbach Foundation

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Published
1967
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Very Good +
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First edition
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Philadelphia, The Philip H. & A. S. W. Rosenbach Foundation, 1967. First edition. Wraps. Very Good +. 8-3/4 x 5-3/4 inches, 44, [2] pages. Publisher's blue wrappers. Condition of the pamphlet is VERY GOOD +, condition of the wrappers is VERY GOOD+. A handlist of an exhibition highlighting the previous year's acquisitions of… Read more
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PROSE HALIEUTICS OR ANCIENT AND MODERN FISH TATTLE

by C. David Badham

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Published
1854
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Fair
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$40.00

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552 pages. 5 1/2 x 8 in. Purple cloth binding. Condition of the book is FAIR: heavy wear and soiling, label on spine almost missing, cloth worn, corners very worn, front cover with long vertical crack, edges of text block tanned, hinges cracked and several segments of text… Read more
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DICKENS AND PHIZ

by Michael Steig

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Published
1978
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Very Good
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$30.00

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340 pages- 126 Illustrated. 6 1/4 x 9 1/2 in. Purple cloth binding, silver lettering. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: light wear and soiling to covers and spine, light fading to edges, corners lightly bent, pages clean, binding tight, bookplate of previous owner on inside… Read more
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THE COST BOOKS OF TICKNOR AND FIELDS

by Warren S. Tryon and William Charvat

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Published
1949
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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New York: Bibliographical Society, 1949. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. xlix, 508 pgs. 6 x 9 1/2 in. Red cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Condition of the book is NEAR FINE; Ends of spine and corners very lightly worn, corners not bumped, spine very slightly scuffed Text very clean.
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OLD AND RARE FIRST EDITIONS HISTORICAL AMERICANA AND OTHERS CATALOGUE 518

by Goodspeed's Book Shop

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Very Good
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Berkeley: Goodspeed's Book Shop. Paperback. Very Good. 84 p. Several illustrations. 6 x 9 in. Light grey paper binding, blue lettering on cover. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: light wear to covers- light crease to top edge of front cover, pages clean, binding tight.… Read more
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FIFTY DISTINGUISHED BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS

by The Scribner Book Store

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Published
c. 1950s
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Very Good
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New York: Scribner, c. 1950s. Hardcover. Very Good. 69 p. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. Light grey paper binding, grey and red lettering on spine and cover, peach end papers. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: wear to covers and spine- esp. spine ends, corners lightly bent, several… Read more
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THE HOUSE OF ENSCHEDE 1703-1953

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Published
1953
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Very Good
Edition
First edition
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Haarlem: Joh. Enschede en Zonen, 1953. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. lxi + 147 p. 5 1/4 x 7 3/4 in. Red and gold spotted paper binding on hard boards, black lettering on spine and cover on paper labels. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: light wear to covers and spine, spine… Read more
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A BOOK OF DAYS

by Christopher Morley

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First edition
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New York: John Day Co., 1930. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. 368 p. 4 3/4 x 6 1/4 in. Pink cloth binding, green lettering and printing on spine and cover. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD+: minimal wear to covers and spine, spine faded, pages clean, binding tight. … Read more
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HENRY JAMES THE MAJOR PHASE

by F.O. Matthissen

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Published
1944
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Very Good
Edition
First edition
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1944. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. xv + 190 p. 5 3/4 x 8 1/4 in. Blue cloth binding, gold lettering on spine and cover. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: very light wear to covers, very light spotty soiling to covers, spine darkened, end papers lightly tanned, edges of… Read more
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A HANDBOOK ON STORY WRITING

by Blanche Colton Williams

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Published
1917
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First printing
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1917. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good. x + 356 pages. 5 x 7 1/2 in. high. Blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine & cover. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD; Gilt lettering on spine is dull, endpapers slightly yellowed, text is clean.
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THE ART OF THE BIOGRAPHY

by William Roscoe Thayer

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Published
1920
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Very Good +
Edition
First edition
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1920. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. 155 pages. 4 3/4 x 7 3/4 in. Dark blue-green cloth binding, gilt lettering on spine. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD+: very light wear and to covers and spine, corners lightly bent, spine lightly faded, top edge of text block lightly foxed,… Read more
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HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE (4 Volumes, complete) Translated from the French by H. Van Laun

by H.A. Taine

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Published
1877
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Very Good
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London: Chatto & Windus, 1877. Hardcover. Very Good. Vol. 1- xvi + 433 pages. Vol. 2- xii + 447 pages. Vol. 3- xiv + 462 pages. Vol. 4- xviii + 476 pages. 6 x 8 1/4 in. Tan half calf binding on spine and corners with marbled boards, gilt lettering on spines, edges of text block… Read more
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THE ART OF LETTERS

by Robert Lynd

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Published
1921
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Very Good
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First edition
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New York: Charles Scribner, 1921. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 240 pages. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 In. Green cloth binding, gilt lettering on spine. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: light wear to covers, spine and top edge of front cover lightly faded, gilt lettering faded, edges of text block lightly yellowed, pages clean,… Read more
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DANTE The Central Man of all the World

by John t. Slattery

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Published
1920
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Very Good +
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First edition
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New York: P.J. Kenedy, 1920. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. 285 pages. 5 3/4 x 8 1/4 in. Blue cloth binding, gilt lettering on spine and cover. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD+: light wear to covers and spine, top edge of text block lightly darkened, very light foxing to edges of text block,… Read more
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THE READER'S HANDBOOK Of Allusions, References, Plots and Stories

by E. Cobham Brewer

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Published
1882
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Good
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1882. Hardcover. Good. 1170 pages. 6 x 8 in. Green cloth binding, top edge of text block gilt. Condition of the book is GOOD: wear and soiling to covers, corners bent, spine missing, hinges cracked, covers almost detached, binding loose, pages clean. Small book plate of Dvid. B. Ogden on inside… Read more
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AMONG MY BOOKS

by William B. Reed

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Published
1871
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Good
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New York: E.J. Hale & Son, 1871. Hardcover. Good. 270 pages. 4 3/4 x 7 in. Purple cloth binding, gilt lettering on spine, cover boards beveled. Condition of the book is GOOD: Heavy wear and soiling to spine and covers, spine faded, edges of covers faded, damage to top end of spine. Edge of text block lightly soiled,… Read more
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