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A Book of the Winter

by Sitwell, Edith

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Published
1951
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Very good overall
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First American edition
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New York: Vanguard Press, 1951. First American edition. Hardcover. Very good overall. An anthology of poetry and prose compiled by Sitwell. Tan spine, black cloth boards w/ white title on spine. Original dust jacket protected by mylar, one chip at top of spine, slightly dusty on front. Fine/VG.
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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

by Eliot, T.S.

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Published
1939
Edition
Later printing
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$75.00

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New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co, 1939. Later printing. Hardcover. 8vo, 46pp. Cream cloth, black title at spine. Pink pictorial dj with illustration of cats climbing ladder, title in black at front cover and spine. Slightly sunned at spine, a couple sml. marks at front cover, o/w vgc, not price clipped, with price $2.25. Internally,… Read more
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Erewhon, or Over the Range

by Butler, Samuel

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Published
1931
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1st printing thus
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$25.00

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New York: Cheshire House, Inc, 1931. 1st printing thus. Hardcover. Lge 8vo, 361pp, t.e.g. Introduction by H. M. Tomlinson. Attractive color illustrations by H. Charles Tomlinson. Quarter-bound in black calf, vgc. This is number 565 of 1200 copies. Samuel Butler (1835-1902), writer, painter and musician, was born in England. In the utopian satire Erewhon (1872) - the word is… Read more
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The New Penrod Book

by Tarkington, Booth

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Published
1929
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$75.00

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New York: Doubleday Doran & Co, 1929. Hardcover. Penrod Jashber. 8vo, xii, 321pp. Orig. blue cloth, yellow title & dec. Pic dj w/ couple sml. chips, complete with price, vg+.
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Golden Tales of Anatole France

by France, Anatole

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Published
1928
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$50.00

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New York: Dodd Mead & Co, 1928. Hardcover. 8vo (xii), 352pp, frontis & illustrations by L.A. Patterson, including fabulous b&w illustrated endpapers. Black cloth, gilt title & illustration. Pictorial dj in mylar protective cover, vg+/vg.
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The Coming Forth by Day of Osiris Jones

by Aiken, Conrad

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Published
1931
Edition
First edition
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$95.00

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New York: Scribners, 1931. First edition. Hardcover. 44 pp, green cloth & pic. dj chipped, o/w g+.
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The Letters of Henry James

by James, Henry

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Published
1920
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$250.00

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New York: Scribners, 1920. Hardcover. 8vo, 2 vols. (xxxi) (ii) 434pp., 1 ill. (&) (xi) (ii) 511 pp, 2 ills., t.e.g. Half navy blue morocco, gilt title & decoration, vgc. A handsome set of Henry James' letters.
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An American Friend of Dickens

by Winterich, John T.

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Published
1933
Condition
Very good
Edition
First American edition
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$30.00

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New York: Thomas Madigan, 1933. First American edition. Hardcover. Very good. Limited edition, number 62 of 150 copies. Printed by William Rudge, it includes a facsimile of Dickens letter to his friend Dr. Elisha Bartlett. 8vo, 16pp, 3 facsimile letters tipped-in. 1/4 cloth & printed hardboard covers, slt. dusty o/w vgc.
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Under the Hill

by Beardsley, Aubrey

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Published
1921
Edition
Fourth edition
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$85.00

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London & New York: John Lane the Bodley Head, 1921. Fourth edition. Hardcover. Under the Hill and Other Essays in Prose and Verse by Aubrey Beardsley with Illustrations. 4to, xvi, 70 pp & 4pp adds. Photogravure frontis, 16 plates by Beardsley (3 illustrations are published for the 1st time). Publisher's original green cloth with gilt lettering on upper… Read more
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Kit Brandon, A Portrait

by Anderson, Sherwood

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Published
1936
Condition
Good + overall
Edition
First edition
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$40.00

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New York: Scribners, 1936. First edition. Hardcover. Good + overall. 373 pp. Blk. cloth & white lettering, dj, few little creases at edges. Some damage to front and back pastedowns, most likely from adhesive on dj edge.
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Duo

by Colette

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Published
1935
Edition
First American edition
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$75.00

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New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1935. First American edition. Hardcover. 8vo, (iv) 203pp, orig. blue cloth with some lt. discoloration. With dj, chipped at edges, lightly browned on spine, o/w vg condition. Translated from the French by Frederick A. Blossom.
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Dream Mates

by Frank, Leonhard

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Published
1946
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First edition
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New York: Philosophical Library, 1946. First edition. Hardcover. 8vo, vi, 245pp. Tan covers, red & gilt on spine. Dec. dj spine lt. sunned o/w vg+/vg+. Translated by Maxim Newmark.
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The Happy Rock. A Book about Henry Miller

by Miller, Henry, & Bern, Porter

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Published
1945
Edition
Limited edition
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Packard Press, 1945. Limited edition. Hardcover. ca 1945. Limited to 750 copies. Lge. 8vo (xiv), 157pp, ills in text. 1/4 cloth & hardboard, pic dj, vg+ condition.
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Erskine Caldwell

by Korges, James

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Published
1969
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Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1969. Pamphlet. Pamphlets on American Writers #78. 48pp, brown still pp wrps, good+.
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Casper Hauser

by Wassermann, Jacob

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Published
1928
Condition
Very good +
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$65.00

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New York: Horace Liveright, 1928. Very good +. 8vo, 467pp. 2nd printed Dec. 1929. Grey cloth, with black title on front cover and black title and black and gray abstract decoration on spine. Very good + in original dj with title in black on pink ground on front cover and in black on tan spine. Dj spine… Read more
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High Spots of American Literature

by Johnson, Merle

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Published
1929
Edition
Limited edition
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$95.00

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New York: Bennett Books Studios, 1929. Limited edition. Hardcover. Tall 8vo, (viii) + 113 pp, teg, marbled endpapers. Three-quarter blue morocco, rubbed at extremes. Limited 201/750 copies, vgc.
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The Collected Tales of Pierre Louys

by Louys, Pierre

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Published
1930
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Chicago: Argus Books, 1930. Hardcover. 8vo, vi, 294pp, frontis & ills. on title page and ills. by John Austen. Orig. black cloth, white discoloration on front cover, pic dj, good+/vg+.
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