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Howells: His Life and World

by BROOKS, Van Wyck

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
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New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc, 1959. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Octavo. 296pp. With a frontispiece portrait and one additional plate. Ex-Penn Library Rare Book Collection, from the Clara and Rudolf Kirk collection of William Dean Howells. The Kirks, Howells scholars, had donated their Howells material to Penn. Penn bookplates and two withdrawn stamps on the… Read more
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$45.00
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Suwannee River: Strange Green Land

by MATSCHAT, Cecile Hulse

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Published
1938
Condition
Near Fine
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$20.00

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New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Incorporated, 1938. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition, with the Farrar and Rinehart logo on the copyright page. Octavo. 292pp. With an essay by Constance Lindsay Skinner, Rivers of America Editor, appended. Illustrated by Alexander Key. Small bookseller ticket on rear pastedown, spine sunned, topedge dustsoiled, very good lacking the dustwrapper. Interior is… Read more
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The Complete Works of Homer: The Iliad and The Odyssey

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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New York: The Modern Library, 1950. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Complete and unabridged in one volume in the prose translation of Lang, Leaf, Butcher, and Myers. Thick octavo. Blue balloon cloth stamped in gilt. Spine and edges sunned, spine ends and corners rubbed and bumped, very good in a good only edgeworn and torn dustwrapper with front joint split.… Read more
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$20.00
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(New York): Warner Books, 1987. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. 380pp. Illustrated from color photographs. Corners lightly bumped, small dampstain on spine ends, very good in a very good dustwrapper with corresponding small dampstain.
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$30.00
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Williamsburg, Virginia: Institute of Early American History and Culture, 1994. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Tall octavo. 461pp. Illustrated. Fine in fine dustwrapper. Appears unread.
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$30.00
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Years of Hope: The Story of a Life

by PAUSTOVSKY, Konstantin

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Published
1968
Condition
Near Fine
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$35.00

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New York: Pantheon Books, 1968. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First American edition. 223pp. Translated from the Russian by Manya Harari and Andrew Thomson. Foxing on page edges, near fine in a very good dustwrapper with light sunning on spine and rear panel.
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$35.00
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The Last Plays of Maxim Gorki

by GORKI, Maxim. Adapted for the English Stage by Gibson-Cowan

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Published
1937
Condition
Near Fine
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$20.00

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New York: International Publishers, 1937. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. 34pp. Foxing on page edges and endpapers, spine ends and corners fraying, very good in a good only edgeworn dustwrapper with internal tape repair.
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$20.00
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(New York): Viking, 2001. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Tall octavo. 406pp. One corner bumped else fine in fine dustwrapper.
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$20.00
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The Dean of American Letters: The Late Career of William Dean Howells

by CROWLEY, John W.

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781558492400
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$30.00

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Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1999. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Tall octavo. 146pp. Fine in a near fine dustwrapper with the lower flap slightly misfolded.
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$30.00
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And Die in the West: The Story of the O.K. Corral Gunfight

by MARKS, Paula Mitchell

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780688072889
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$25.00

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New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc, 1989. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Tall octavo. 480pp. Illustrated. Textblock edges lightly foxed else near fine in fine dustwrapper with just a bit of toning and wear.
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$25.00
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The Diary of a Young Girl

by FRANK, Anne

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Published
1952
Condition
Fine
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$135.00

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Garden City: Doubleday, 1952. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Early reprint. Introduction by Eleanor Roosevelt. Fine in modestly chipped else about very good dustwrapper with none of the usual sunning. The most famous and widely-read diary of the 20th Century. Adapted to the screen several times, first and most notably in 1959 by George Stevens, with a script by Frances… Read more
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$135.00
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A Chance Acquaintance

by HOWELLS, W.D.

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Published
1873
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1873. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. 16mo. 279, [6]pp. ads. Publisher's green cloth stamped in blind and gilt. Owner inscription on coated pastedown, spine cocked, lacking the front blank, about very good.
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$25.00
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(New York): Viking, 2001. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Tall octavo. 406pp. Light wear at spine ends else fine in fine dustwrapper.
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$20.00
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Chicago: Fleming H. Revell Co, 1895. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. 12mo. 75pp. Illustrated from photographs, frontispiece portrait of the author, plates. Original silver-stamped decorated green cloth. Owner's name ("Hepsie A. Adams") on front endpaper, a bit of rubbing at the extremities of the boards, corners a little bumped,else near fine. Willard was a well-known activist and reformer,… Read more
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$600.00
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Innocent Madame: The Novel of a Lovely Lady Who Turned to Sin

by BROWNE, Eleanore

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Published
1930
Condition
Fine
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$375.00

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New York: Barse & Co, 1930. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Fine in about fine dustwrapper with a couple of tiny tears. Aristocratic Parisian rake bemoans that the denizens of Park Avenue in New York are entirely too virtuous. Jacket by Politzer.
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$375.00
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The Silver Stallion: A Comedy of Redemption

by CABELL, James Branch

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Published
1926
Condition
Near Fine
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$20.00

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New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1926. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 358pp. Small bookseller ticket on front pastedown, neat owner name in pencil on front endpaper, topedge dulled, else a square, very good or better copy.
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$20.00
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The Diary of a Young Girl

by FRANK, Anne

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Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$1,500.00

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Garden City: Doubleday, 1952. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First American edition. Introduction by Eleanor Roosevelt. Spine sunned and other light wear, very good in very good or better dustwrapper with corresponding sunning at the spine and a couple of small tears. The most famous and widely-read diary of the 20th Century. Adapted to the screen several times, first… Read more
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$1,500.00
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New Haven: Kirgo Books, 1953. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Octavo. 73pp. Introduction by Norman Holmes Pearson. Tape offsetting on the preliminaries, bleeding through to the cover, very good.
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$20.00
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Martin's Hundred

by HUME, Ivor Noel

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Published
1982
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780394507286
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$20.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 343pp. Illustrated. Fine in a near fine dustwrapper with light wear and a tiny bit of loss at one corner.
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$20.00
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Virginia Cartography: A Bibliographical Description

by PHILLIPS, P. Lee

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Published
1995
Condition
Fine
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$20.00

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Ann Arbor, Michigan: Arbor Libri Press, 1995. Hardcover. Fine. Facsimile of the 1896 edition. Octavo. 83pp. With an introduction by the distributor and copyright holder of this edition, F.J. Manasek. Fine in publisher's cloth.
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$20.00

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