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The Wreath containing the Minstrel and other Favorite Poems to which is prefixed the Life of Dr. Beattie

By J. Beattie (James Beattie)

London, England: Suttaby, Evance, & Fox, 1822. Early Printing. Three-quarter leather over boards. Very good. This small volume is 32mo, 4 3/4" tall, engraved frontispiece and title page, + x + [i] + 156 pages, three-quarter leather over marbled boards. A very good copy over all with moderate shelf wear, BUT leather hinge cracking though secure, internal binding neat and solid, paper clean and moderately yellowed with a previous owner's inscription on the front free endpaper from 1831.

$19.00

Sonnets from the Portuguese

By Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Portland, Maine: Thomas B. Mosher, 1904. Fourth edition. Decorative Boards. Good. "The fourth edition on van Gelder paper and limited to 925 copies." Duodecimo, 6 1/8" tall, 68 pages, laid paper, marbled endpapers, gilt fore-edges, cover three-quarter reddened morocco with gild spine titles and decorations. A good clean,'hard' cover over all with moderate shelf wear BUT both covers are loose, interior near fine, internal binding tight, paper cream white. Needs binding restoration and priced accordingly

$9.50

The Golden Treasury; selected from the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language and arranged with notes by Francis T. Palgrave (revised and enlarged; first and second series).

By Francis Turner Palgrave ;

New York, New York: Macmillan Company, 1908. Revised Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Originally published in 1861 and 1897. Two volumes published together. 16mo, 6 1/8" tall; gilt titles, gilt decorative calf leather; gilt fore-edges, marbled endpapers (bound by Z. A. Hinsdorf); 1: xii + 387 pages; 2: xii + 279 pages. A very good, clean, neat hard cover set over all with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, But leather hinges cracked at the exteriors; interior hinges and binding tight and neat, paper clean and lightly yellowed.

$19.00

The Complete Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott; with the author's introductions and notes; edited by J. Logie Robertson, M.A.; in five volumes; Volume I: First Series; Volume II: Second Series; [in five (5) volumes complete];

By Sir Walter Scott; J. Logie Robertson (editor)

London, England: Oxford University Press/Henry Frowde, 1894. First edition thus. Decorative Leather. Very good. Five nice volumes, exteriors worn, complete in decorative blue calf. 32mo, 4 1/2" tall; vol. 1: 677 pages; vol. 2: 687 pages; vol. 3: 596 pages; vol 4: 556 pages; vol. 5: 703 pages; thinpaper; gilt fore-edge; decorative gilt titles and borders; endpapers marbled--re-bound by Charles E. Lauriat, Boston. In very good, clean, neat condition over all with moderate shelf wear BUT rubbing at the spines andcorners of all volumes, chipping to the top spine edge of volumes 1,2, and 3, with volume 1 through to the boards at three corners and volume 2 rubbed at the spine bands; interiors near fine, hinges and binding tight, paper clean and light to moderately yellowed, with scuffing evidence of a small previous owner's bookplate removed from the endpapers of all volumes. Still, quite pretty.

$45.00

The Poetical Works of John Skelton: principally according to the edition of the Rev. Alexander Dyce in three volumes; Volume I; Volume II; Volume III

By John Skelton; edited by Alexander Dyce

Boston, Massachusetts: Little, Brown & Co., 1856. First American edition. Decorative Leather. Very good. A handsome three volumes complete in decorative dark mottled leather with tooled edges. 16mo, 6 1/2" tall; vol. 1: cxlvii + 250 pages; vol. 2: 437 pages ; vol. 3: 453 pages; decorative 5 banded leather with leather spine labels, gilt tooled cover edges; endpapers and fore-edges marbled. In very good clean, neat condition over all with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, a 1/2 chip from the leather at the top of the exterior hinge of volume 1 and some light exterior soiling; hinges and binding tight, paper clean and light to moderately yellowed.

$95.00

Morceaux Choisis de Victor Hugo: Posie; Deuxieme edition

By Victor Hugo

Paris, France: Librairie Ch. Delagrave, 1897. Second edition thus. Decorative Leather. Very good +. Text in French. A handsome decorative three-quarter brown morrocco over marbled boards. 16mo, 6 1/2" tall; 504 pages with gilt top fore-edge; decorative 5 banded leather with leather spine labels, gilt leather borders; gilt spine titles; endpapers marbled--bound by Hathaway. In very good plus clean, neat condition over all with light shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, hinges and binding tight, paper clean and light to moderately yellowed with a pervious owner's initials penned on the front fly-leaf and a small corner plate (designating correct shelving) on the front endpaper.

$95.00

Stepping Stones; Interviews with Seamus Heaney

By Seamus Heaney; Dennis O'Driscoll

New York, New York: Farrar, Straus Giroux, 2008. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xxxiii + 522 pages, gray boards; b&w photographs. A fine, clean, neat hardcover first printing with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price.

$12.50

Mark Van Doren: Selected Poems.

By Mark Van Doren,

New York, New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1954. First edition, first printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Without dust jacket. Octavo 8 1/2" tall, xvii + 238 pages, green 1/3 cloth. A very good, clean, tight copy with moderate shelf wear and light soiling or color fading at the extremities. Without dust jacket.

$7.50

The New York Review of Books: Volume XII, Number 9; May 8, 1969; Mailer's Aesthetics (Richardson); Eric Hoffer's 'Ressentiment' (Friedenberg); Cleaver's Politics (Cruse); etc.

By Robert B. Silvers, Barbara Epstein, editors; Jack Richardson, C. B. A Behrens, Edgar Z. Friedenberg, Harold Cruse, V. S. Naipaul, James Merrill, D. W. Harding, Neal Ascherson, Roger Hilsman & Ronald Steel , et al.

New York, New York: The New York Review of Books, 1969. First edition. Tabloid--unbound. Very Good . Single original issue. Folio, 15" tall, 40 pages on tabloid newsprint, unbound self-wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover periodical with moderate shelf wear, a mailing fold at the center, paper clean and moderately yellowed. With subscriber label and front cover.

$16.50

The New York Review of Books: Volume XII, Number 8; April 24, 1969; Stavinsky (Interview); Power: a seqquence of poems (Lowell); Anguilla: the Shipwrecked 6000 (Naipaul) ; etc.

By Robert B. Silvers, Barbara Epstein, editors; Igor Stavinsky, Robert Lowell, V. S. Naipaul, Stephen Spender, Isaiah Berlin, Jean Stafford, Frederick Crews, Mark Strand, John Wain, John Gross, et al.

New York, New York: The New York Review of Books, 1969. First edition. Tabloid--unbound. Very Good . Single original issue. Folio, 15" tall, 52 pages on tabloid newsprint, unbound self-wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover periodical with moderate shelf wear, a mailing fold at the center, paper clean and moderately yellowed. Without subscriber label.

$19.00

The New York Review of Books: Volume XII, Number 6; March 27, 1969; The Luck of the Ackerleys (Auden); Nixon: How Many Missiles (Stone); At the movies (Hentoff); etc.

By Robert B. Silvers, Barbara Epstein, editors; W. H. Auden, I. F. Stone, Alfred Kazin, Helen Muchnic, D. J. Enright, Frances Yates, Margot Hentoff, Geoffrey Baraclough, et al.

New York, New York: The New York Review of Books, 1969. First edition. Tabloid--unbound. Very Good . Single original issue. Folio, 15" tall, 48 pages on tabloid newsprint, unbound self-wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover periodical with moderate shelf wear, a mailing fold at the center, paper clean and moderately yellowed, . Without subscriber label.

$16.50

The New York Review of Books: Volume XII, Number 9; May 8, 1969; Ernest Hemingway (Harwick); Poem: Epistle to a Godson (Auden); The War Machine (Stone); Marxist Economic Theory (Heilbroner); etc.

By Robert B. Silvers, Barbara Epstein, editors; Elizabeth Hardwick, W. H. Auden, I. F. Stone, Edmund Leach, Robert L. Heilbroner, John K. Fairbank, John Weightman, C. H. Waddington, et al.

New York, New York: The New York Review of Books, 1969. First edition. Tabloid--unbound. Very Good . Single original issue. Folio, 15" tall, 40 pages on tabloid newsprint, unbound self-wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover periodical with moderate shelf wear, a mailing fold at the center, paper clean and moderately yellowed. With subscriber label and front cover.

$16.50

The New York Review of Books: Volume XII, Number 1; January 16, 1969; Wittgenstein's philosophy (Pears); Women (Hentoff); The psychology of Jung (Rycroft); Mao Tse-Tung (Bernal); Jonathan Swift (Donoghue); etc.

By Robert B. Silvers, Barbara Epstein, editors; D. F. Pears, Margot Hentoff, Charles Rycroft, Martin Bernal, Elizabeth Bishop et al.

New York, New York: The New York Review of Books, 1969. First edition. Tabloid--unbound. Very Good . Single original issue. Folio, 15" tall, 40 pages on tabloid newsprint, unbound self-wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover periodical with moderate shelf wear, a mailing fold at the center, paper clean and moderately yellowed, . Without subscriber label.

$16.50

The New York Review of Books: Volume X, Number 6; March 28, 1968; Tonkin Bay: the Mystery Grows (Stone); Watson's Helix (Medawar); Hiroshima (Goodman); UN & Vietnam (O'Brien); Saul Bellow (Kazin) ; etc.

By Robert B. Silvers, Barbara Epstein, editors; I. F. Stone, P. B. Medawar, Paul Goodman, Conor Cruise O'Brien, Edgar Z. Friedenberg, Alfred Kazin, John K. Fairbank, Anthony Blunt, Helen Muchnic, Christopher Ricks, et al.

New York, New York: The New York Review of Books, 1968. First edition. Tabloid--unbound. Very Good -. Single original issue. Folio, 15" tall, 40 pages on tabloid newsprint, unbound self-wraps. A very good minus, clean neat soft cover periodical with moderate shelf wear, slight damp staining at the spine fold also visible at the very bottom edge, a mailing fold at the center, paper clean and moderately yellowed. Without subscriber label.

$12.50

The New York Review of Books: Volume X, Number 7; April 11, 1968; Cuba--Letter from Havana (Steel) ; Eugene McCarthy (Kennan); John Updike Updike (Gass); the Trial of Captain Levy (Kopkind); San Francisco State (Windmiller & Gerassi) ; etc.

By Robert B. Silvers, Barbara Epstein, editors; William H. Gass, Ronald Steel, V. S. Pritchett, George F. Kennan, Stephen Toulmin, D.J. Enright, Andrew Kopkind, John Thompson, George Lichtheim, Christopher Ricks, et al.

New York, New York: The New York Review of Books, 1968. First edition. Tabloid--unbound. Very Good . Single original issue. Folio, 15" tall, 40 pages on tabloid newsprint, unbound self-wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover periodical with moderate shelf wear, a mailing fold at the center, paper clean and moderately yellowed. Without subscriber label.

$16.50

The New York Review of Books: Volume X, Number 8; April 25, 1968; The Political Thaw (Kopkind); For McCarthy (Howe); On Being Indicted (Ferber) Galbraith's Pastoral (O'Brien); Donald Barthelme (Gass), Polish Philosophers; Our Chemical War (Hersh) ; etc.

By Robert B. Silvers, Barbara Epstein, editors; William H. Gass, Irving Howe, John Hingham, Michael Ferber, Denis Donoghue, Conor Cruise O'Brien, Anthony Quinton, Seymour M Hersh, et al.

New York, New York: The New York Review of Books, 1968. First edition. Tabloid--unbound. Very Good . Single original issue. Folio, 15" tall, 40 pages on tabloid newsprint, unbound self-wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover periodical with moderate shelf wear, a mailing fold at the center, paper clean and moderately yellowed, with slight roughing at the fore-edge. Without subscriber label.

$16.50

The New York Review of Books: Volume XI, January 2; Nixon and thr Arms Race (Stone); The Menace of Liberal Scholarship: intellectuals and Vietnam (Chomsky); A Rely to Dwight MacDonald (Harrington) ; etc.

By Robert B. Silvers, Barbara Epstein, editors; I. F. Stone, Noam Chomsky, Noel Annan, Eugenio Montale, John Wain, D. W. Harding, Neal Ascherson, John Weightman, Bernard Bergonzi, Michael Harrington, Eugenio Montale, et al.

New York, New York: The New York Review of Books, 1969. First edition. Tabloid--unbound. Very Good. Single original issue. Folio, 15" tall, 44 pages on tabloid newsprint, unbound self-wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover periodical with moderate shelf wear, slight chipping at the bottom fore-edge, paper clean and moderately yellowed. Without subscriber label.

$19.00

The New York Review of Books: Volume IX, Number 11; December 21, 1967; Biafra (O'Brien); Lillian Hellman (Hardwick); Boston Schools (Holt); Edward Gibbon (Trevor-Roper) ; etc.

By Robert B. Silvers, Barbara Epstein, editors; Conor Cruise O'Brien, John Holt, Elizabeth Hardwick, H. R. Trevor-Roper, V. S. Pritchett, Edgar Friedenberg, et al.

New York, New York: The New York Review of Books, 1967. First edition. Tabloid--unbound. Good. Single original issue. Folio, 15" tall, 44 pages on tabloid newsprint, unbound self-wraps. A good, clean neat soft cover periodical with moderate shelf wear, slight chipping at the spine fold, a mailing fold at the center, paper clean, but more than moderately yellowed with a few small chips at the cover sheet spine fold. Without subscriber label.

$9.50

The New York Review of Books: Volume XII, Number 7; April 10, 1969; Kafka (Hodgart); Poem: Elira de Alvear (Borges); Lyndon Johnson (Kempton); Present moment in education (Goodman) ; etc.

By Robert B. Silvers, Barbara Epstein, editors; Paul Goodman, Murray Kempton, Charles Rycroft, A. J. P. Taylor, Matthew Hodgart, Jorge Luis Borges, et al.

New York, New York: The New York Review of Books, 1969. First edition. Tabloid--unbound. Very Good . Single original issue. Folio, 15" tall, 44 pages on tabloid newsprint, unbound self-wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover periodical with moderate shelf wear, a mailing fold at the center, paper clean and moderately yellowed, . Without subscriber label.

$16.50

The New York Review of Books: Volume IX, Number 7; October 26, 1967; Debray's Anti-communist Manifesto (Bosch); Styron's Nat Turner (Rahv); Oxford Memoirs (Auden); Germany (Hinsley); Birds (Bannerman) ; etc.

By Robet B. Silvers, Barbara Epstein, editors; Juan Bosch, W. H. Auden, Philip Rahv, John Wain, David A. Bannerman, Morton White, D. A. N. James, Martin Bernal, Frank Kermode, C. B. A. Behrens, F. H. Hinsley; et al.

New York, New York: The New York Review of Books, 1967. First edition. Tabloid--unbound. Very Good. Single original issue. Folio, 15" tall, 40 pages on tabloid newsprint, unbound self-wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover periodical with minor shelf wear, a mailing fold at the center, paper clean, and moderately yellowed with a few small chips at the cover sheet spine fold. Without subscriber label.

$16.50

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