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STRANGER IN OUR DARKNESS. A Novel

by Crawford, Joyce [Allen]

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Published
[1968]
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First edition
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Durham, N.C.: Moore Publishing Co., [1968]. [6], 210 pages. Publisher's tan cloth. [20.9 cm.] Very good in good plus dust jacket. Spine slightly cocked; top edge dust soiled; offsetting to front endpapers from laid-in clippings. Moderate foxing to endpapers and a little foxing to the title page, but none elsewhere. The jacket is… Read more
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[Middlebury, Vt.: Middlebury College Press, 1935]. 4 pages. Original printed blue wraps. [22.4 cm.] Near very good. Wraps a bit faded and with some minor soiling. Leaves slightly toned and with some faint traces of foxing or soiling. FIRST EDITION. An address delivered while Allen was serving as a member of… Read more
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VERGIL IN AVERNO

by Davidson, Avram

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Published
1987
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First edition
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Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday & Co., 1987. [4], 184 pp. Original white paper covered boards. [21.5 cm.] Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Just a hint of faint foxing or soil to edges of spine; some very faint tanning to endpapers; minor dust soiling to top edge. Jacket is a trifle… Read more
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DURHAM STATION. A Play in One Act

by Smith, Betty

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Published
[1961]
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First edition
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[Raleigh, N.C.]: North Carolina Confederate Centennial Commission, [1961]. 32 pages. Original printed wraps. [21.6 cm.] Near fine. FIRST EDITION. A play about the end of the Civil War in North Carolina. Betty Smith is best known as the author of "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn."
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THE MANSION

by Van Dyke, Henry; Elizabeth Shippen Green Elliott, illustrator

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Published
1911
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First edition
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1911. [2], 60, [1] pages. Frontispiece and four illustrations in the text by Elizabeth Shippen Green. Original green cloth with mounted color plate on front cover, gold lettering on spine and cover, and blind decorations on cover. [18 cm.] Near very good. Spine a little sunned, some light soiling… Read more
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THE BLINDMAN. A Ballad of Nogent l'Artaud

by Allen, Hervey

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Published
1923
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First edition
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New Haven: Yale University Press, [printed at the Earl Trumbull Williams Memorial], 1923. [10] pages. Original blue boards with silver cover lettering. [23.9 cm.] Good plus, lacking the printed dust jacket. A glassine jacket is present, but was presumably supplied by an early owner. Slight wear to spine, light soiling of boards. Endpapers… Read more
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NEW LEGENDS

by Allen, Hervey

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Published
1929
Edition
First large paper edition, limited
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New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1929. xiii, [1], 168 pages. Original black cloth and blue paper covered boards. [25 cm.] Very good plus in good plus dust jacket. Corners rubbed, neat tape repair to half-title, a few minor traces of foxing. Partially unopened. Jacket has a few tiny chips, internal tape repairs at… Read more
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THE BLINDMAN. A Ballad of Nogent l'Artaud

by Allen, Hervey

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Published
1923
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First edition
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New Haven: Yale University Press, [printed at the Earl Trumbull Williams Memorial], 1923. [10] pages. Original blue boards with silver cover lettering. [23.9 cm.] Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Tanning to free endpapers, rear hinge started, but sound, otherwise a nice copy. Jacket has small tape-repaired tear at head of… Read more
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GERTRUDE STEIN: A BIBLIOGRAPHY

by Sawyer, Julian

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Published
[1940]
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First edition
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New York: Arrow Editions, [1940]. 162 pages, including index. Original quarter tan cloth and gray paper covered boards with paper spine and cover labels. [25.7 cm.] A good copy. Tiny chip to spine label, not affecting lettering. Boards sunned near top edges and lightly soiled. Minor foxing to endpapers. Text block… Read more
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SONG OF URYAN AND POEM OF DESTINY

by Nakosteen, Mehdi; [Baba Tahir Uryan]

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Published
1938
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First edition
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$65.00

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[Denver, Colo.: Published by the author; printed by the General Printing Company], 1938. [1], 32, [1] pages. Original printed wraps. [19.5 cm.] Very good plus. Small area of light damping to lower corners of wraps. Mild foxing to first two and last two leaves. FIRST EDITION. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. The author's second poetical… Read more
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I SLEEP WITH STRANGERS. [Together with Correspondence.]

by Fulbeck, Jack

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Published
[1951]
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Los Angeles: Savage and Savage, [1951]. 64 pages. Original black cloth stamped in silver. [22.2 cm.] Good plus in very good dust jacket. Light edge wear to boards. Top edge soiled, a little soiling to endpapers, tape mark on front free endpaper, but text is clean. Jacket is slightly wrinkled and bumped… Read more
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ROBERT E. LEE. A Play

by Drinkwater, John

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Published
1923
Edition
First American edition
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Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Co., [printed by the Riverside Press, Cambridge], 1923. [2], 128 pages. Original quarter dark blue cloth and light blue paper covered boards with paper spine label. [19.1 cm.] Very good plus in good dust jacket. A little cocked, minor tanning to endpapers. Jacket has chip to head… Read more
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Raleigh, N.C.: Edwards & Broughton Printing Co., 1920. 95 pages, plus frontispiece and seven plates. Original stiff paper wraps with printed paper spine label and emblem in gold on front cover. [24.4 cm.] Very good. Light stain to spine, a few small light spots on covers, some creasing and tiny chips to yapp edges.… Read more
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ANTHONY ADVERSE. [Limited Editions Club.]

by Allen, Hervey; Edward A. Wilson, illustrator

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Published
1937
Edition
First edition thus
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Mount Vernon: Limited Editions Club, Walpole Printing Office, 1937. Three volumes. xiii, [7], 431; 493; and 685 pages, plus nine lithograph plates by Edward A. Wilson. Chapter headpieces printed in color. Original rust-colored cloth. [24.6 cm.] A fine set in very good cardboard slipcase; lacking the fragile glassine dust jackets. Slipcase has edgewear… Read more
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THE GLORY

by Wouk, Herman

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Published
[1994]
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First edition
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$85.00

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Boston: Little, Brown & Co., [1994]. 685 pages. Original blue cloth stamped in blue. [24 cm.] A fine copy in near fine slipcase. FIRST EDITION, LIMITED. No. 151 of 200 copies SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.
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'TWIXT GOD AND MAMMON. With a Memoir of the Author by Hall Caine

by Tirebuck, William Edwards; Hall Caine

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Published
1903
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First American edition
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New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1903. xxviii, 313 pages, plus [8] pages ads. Original red cloth stamped in black and gold. [19.4 cm.] A bright, near fine copy. Slight rubbing and some minor evidence of soiling to cloth. Early, neat gift inscription on front free endpaper. A few tiny marginal spots… Read more
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THE WINTHROP COVENANT

by Auchincloss, Louis

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Published
1976
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First edition
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1976. 246 pages. Original black cloth. Top edge stained maroon. [23.3 cm.] Very nearly fine in near fine dust jacket. Gutters of beige endpapers a little faded, two tiny spots to fore-edge. Jacket shows the slightest hint of sun to spine panel and some minor rubbing. FIRST EDITION.… Read more
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ZEIT UND WIRKLICHKEIT BEI THOMAS WOLFE

by Pfister, Karin

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Published
1954
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First edition
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Heidelberg: Carl Winter, Universitätsverlag, 1954. Issued as Anglistische Forschungen, Heft 89. 139 pages. Original printed wraps. [23.4 cm.] Very good plus. Several short creases at base of spine and several tiny nicks to fore-edge; apparently minor errors by the binder. A few minor traces of soil to wraps; trifling bump to lower corner… Read more
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THOMAS WOLFE

by Brodin, Pierre

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Published
[1949]
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First edition
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Asheville, [N.C.]: The Stephens Press, [1949]. 41 pages. Original light green cloth, lettered in red. [17.4 cm.] Near fine. Hint of sun to spine, some very slight soiling to cloth, but a nice copy. FIRST SEPARATE EDITION AND FIRST PRINTING IN ENGLISH. A translation of an essay originally appearing in Brodin's… Read more
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EVERY INCH A KING. THE ROMANCE OF HENRY OF MONMOUTH, SOMETIME PRINCE OF WALES

by Sawyer, Josephine Caroline

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Published
1901
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First edition
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New York: Dodd, Mead, & Co., 1901. [6], 354 pages. Original blue cloth stamped in white and black. [19.4 cm.] A very good copy in good plus dust jacket. A few of the white letters on spine are flaked; binding is otherwise bright and attractive. Offsetting to endpapers from original dust jacket. … Read more
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