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Peace In The Heart (Signed)
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Peace In The Heart (Signed)

By Natural History - Rutledge, Archibald

Garden City: Doubleday, 1952. Reprint. Cloth. Very Good +/near fine. 8vo. 316 pp. 1952 reprint edition of this Rutledge classic volume of nature essays. Offsetting to blank endpapers else a very attractive near fine copy in gray cloth covers. The dustwrapper is clipped at front flap, but is otherwise in exemplary condition. SIGNED by Rutledge on the half-title page and quite uncommon thus.

$150.00

Tar Baby (Signed)
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Tar Baby (Signed)

By Morrison, Toni

London: Chatto & Windus, 1981. First UK edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. 8vo. First UK edition of Morrison's fourth novel. Published the same year as the American edition. Couple of tiny spots to fore-edge else a near fine copy in lovely unclipped and unfaded dustwrapper with a faint abrasion to the rear panel. SIGNED by Ms. Morrison on the title page. Much less common than the American equivalent.

$300.00

Christmas Formula and Other Stories (Signed Limited Edition)
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Christmas Formula and Other Stories (Signed Limited Edition)

By Christmas - Benson, Stella

London: Chiswick Press, 1932. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine. Tall 8vo. A handsome copy in brown buckram binding. Number 42 of five hundred and fifty copies SIGNED by Benson. 67 pp. Beautifully printed at the Chiswick Press and with a lovely frontispiece by Clare Leighton and with a foreword by Geoffrey West. Published as No. 11 of the Furnival Books.

$85.00

Fables By The Late John Gay (Signed by Illustrator)
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Fables By The Late John Gay (Signed by Illustrator)

By Gay, John, Illustrated by Gillian Lewis Tyler

Barre, MA: Imprint Society, 1970. First edition thus. Hardcover. Near Fine. Small 4to in hard slipcase. Quarter rose cloth over decorated boards. 234 pp. One of 1950 copies printed for the members of The Imprint Society. Bound by Russell-Rutter Company. This copy not numbered, but is SIGNED by Gillian Tyler, the illustrator. Light spine wear, else a near fine copy in printed and illustrated hard slipcase. Nice example.

$50.00

A Place In The Sun (Signed)
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A Place In The Sun (Signed)

By Warsh, Lewis

New York: Spuyten Duyvil, 2010. First edition. Paperback. Fine. Trade paperbound volume with French flaps. A 217 pp novel by the well-known New York School poet. Rear cover blurbs by Renee Gladman and Michael Rumaker. A fine, as-new copy. SIGNED by the author and uncommon thus.

$35.00

The Honourable Schoolboy (Leatherbound First Edition)
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The Honourable Schoolboy (Leatherbound First Edition)

By Le Carre, John

Franklin, PA: The Franklin Library, 1977. First American edition. Leather Bound. Very Good. Full decorated leatherbound edition of this George Smiley espionage novel. Published in this edition for the first American edition. 546 pp. Introduction by the author. Some scuffs and wear to gilt page edges. A very good copy overall.

$25.00

Celestial Navigation
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Celestial Navigation

By Tyler, Anne

New York: Alfred Knopf, 1974. First edition. Cloth. Very Good +/very good +. 8vo. Stated first edition of the widely read author's fifth novel. 276 pp. A handsome, square very good or better copy in bright yellow cloth covers in a price-intact dustwrapper. Nice copy overall.

$50.00

Some Merry Adventures of Robin Hood of Great Renown in Nottinghamshire
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Some Merry Adventures of Robin Hood of Great Renown in Nottinghamshire

By Pyle, Howard (Words and Pictures)

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1902. Early Printing. Cloth. Good. Small cloth 8vo. 176 pp. Early edition with words and pictures by Howard Pyle. A good copy with small bookplate afixed to the front pastedown and with paper loss to rear pastedown. Wear also to spine tips. Still well-bound.

$85.00

Here At Eagle Pond (Signed)
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Here At Eagle Pond (Signed)

By Hall, Donald

New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1990. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo. 141 pp. Illustrations by Thomas W. Nason. A work of prose by the prolific poet. A fine copy in sunned cardboard slipcase Quarter red cloth over green boards. Issued without dustwrapper but contained in a hard blue slipcase with illustrated paper label. SIGNED by Hall on the title page. This was fellow poet James Tate's copy who has signed his name on the front endpaper.

$35.00

Promotional Announcement (Cardboard Easel) for The World According to Garp
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Promotional Announcement (Cardboard Easel) for The World According to Garp

By Irving, John

No Place: Dutton, No Date. Loose Sheets. Fine. Rare promotional announcement for the publication arrival of John Irving's novel The World According To Garp. Stiff cardboard measuring 10: wide x 15" tall. Rear flap fold outs so that the "easel" can stand on its own. Fine condition. Scarce John Irving ephemera.

$75.00

Earthly Possessions
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Earthly Possessions

By Tyler, Anne

New York: Alfred Knopf, 1977. First edition. Cloth. Very Good +/very good +. 8vo. Stated first edition of the widely read author's fifth novel. 200 pp. Faint paper clip indentation to the front blank endpaper. A handsome, square very good or better copy, quarter cloth over boards, in a price-intact dustwrapper. Nice copy overall.

$35.00

The Country of the Pointed Firs
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The Country of the Pointed Firs

By Jewewtt, Sarah Orne

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1897. Second printing. Cloth. Near Fine. Cloth 8vo. 213 pp plus 2 pages of ads at rear. 1896 on copyright page and 1897 on title page. Prior owner inscription, else an exceptionally nice copy in dark green cloth covers illustrated and lettered in gilt. Considered by many to be the author's masterpiece of fiction.

$100.00

Field Notes from a Catastrophe:  Man, Nature, and Climate Change (Signed)
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Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change (Signed)

By Climate - Kolbert, Elizabeth

New York: Bloomsbury, 2006. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 8vo. 210 pp. A very good copy in dustwrapper. A science writer for the New Yorker, Kolbert takes on climate change in this book. SIGNED by her and uncommon thus.

$50.00

Tenth Of December
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Tenth Of December

By Saunders, George

New York: Random House, 2013. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. 8vo. Stated first edition of the author's brilliant short story collection following on the heels of Pastoralia and CivilWarLand in Bad Decline. 251 pp. Rear cover blurbs from Dave Eggers, Jennifer Egan, Thomas Pynchon and more. A fine copy in fine unclipped dustwrapper.

$45.00

Just As I Thought (Signed)
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Just As I Thought (Signed)

By Paley, Grace

New York: Farrar Straus and Giroux, 1998. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. 8vo. Fine first edition in fine dustwrapper. 329 pp essay collection by the author of The Little Disturbances of Man. SIGNED by Paley. A lovely copy.

$40.00

Time's Arrow Time's Cycle (Inscribed)
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Time's Arrow Time's Cycle (Inscribed)

By Natural History - Gould, Stephen Jay

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1987. First edition. Cloth. Very Good/very good. Clothbound 8vo in dustwrapper. 222 pp. Subtitled "Myth and Metaphor in the Discovery of Geological Time". Review copy with publisher review slip laid in. A very good copy in dustwrapper. The wrapper is somewhat soiled and has a chip at the top of the front panel. This copy has been briefly INSCRIBED by Gould and is quite uncommon thus.

$250.00

The Innerworld of the Outerworld of the Innerworld
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The Innerworld of the Outerworld of the Innerworld

By Handke, Peter

New York: Seabury Press, 1974. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Simultaneous first trade paperbound edition. Translated and with a Postscipt by Michael Roloff. 172 pp. A few light pencil marks to text. Overall a very good copy. Please note that the binding of this book is somewhat fragile and it needs to be handled carefully.

$50.00

Waves (Signed)
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Waves (Signed)

By Bei Dao

New York: New Directions, 1990. Third printing. Paperback. Fine. Trade paperbound book. Stated third printing. A 205 pp short story collection by the noted Chinese poet. A fine copy in glossy bound wrappers. Introduction by Bonnie S. McDougall. Translated by Bonnie S. McDougall and Susette Ternent Cooke. This copy has been SIGNED by the author in both English and Chinese and has added the date of Nov. 29, 2001 on the front endpaper. Uncommon to find this book signed.

$75.00

The Office
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The Office

By Brown, Fredric

New York: E. P. Dutton, 1958. First edition. Hardcover. Good +/good +. 8vo. 246 pp. Stated first edition. Genre writer Fredric Brown takes a turn at writing a non-genre book. A character study of the lives of seven people who once worked together in a small office. Condition is good with fairly heavy foxing and offsetting to the endpapers. The discoloration extends to the dustwrapper flaps as well. For some reason this book tends to be found in fairly unattractive condition and this copy is no exception.

$100.00

Catherine Carmier
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Catherine Carmier

By Gaines, Ernest J.

New York: Atheneum, 1964. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 8vo. Quarter cloth over boards. First edition stated. A 248 pp novel by the Louisianan author. With an appreciation on the dustwrapper flap by Walter Van Tilburg Clark. Prior owner name and stamp on the front endpaper, else a handsome very good copy. The price-intact dustwrapper would be near fine save for evidence of a sticker removal near the base of the spine area. Author's first book.

$300.00

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