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L'Allegro and Other Poems: Paradise Lost Books I-III. With a Biographical Sketch, Introductions, and Notes (The Riverside Literature Series)

By Milton, John

New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1896. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 112pp. Owners' info. in ink to front and back paste-downs and an ink-stamp to front free endpaper. Small bumps to lower corners of boards, with general light wear to exterior, and mild spotting to same. Two spots to back endpapers. Text clean and binding sound. Still an attractive little book

$8.00

Samlade Dikter

By Stolpe, Mauritz

Rock Island, ILL: Augustana Book Concern, 1940. First Edition . Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. xiii, 218pp. Short Preface in English by Evald Benjamin Lawson and a 1 page entry entitled (and also in English) "An Appreciation", by Conrad Bergendoff. A one page forward in Swedish by Frans Ericsson. Remainder of the volume's text is in Swedish. Bound in original blue cloth, with clear and bright gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Light wear and a touch of soiling to exterior. A few tiny spots to edges of pages. Text clean and binding sound. An attractive copy. VERY SCARCE

$60.00

Sigrid Undset's Quest for Truth

By Jaki, Stanley L.

Port Huron: Real View Books, 2007. First Edition . Soft cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. viii, 296pp., (iii). Inscribed by Fr. Jaki on title-page. Several minor dings to extremities, with light wear to covers, and several minor stains/lightly soiled areas to edges of pages. Unobtrusive ink notes and marks to a small number of pages. A good, sound reading copy

$20.00

Christmas Stories
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Christmas Stories

By Diana Secker Tesdell

New York: Everyman's Pocket Classics / Alfred A. Knopf, 2007. Second Printing . Cloth. Very Good-/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 395pp. Tiny bumps to upper corners of boards. Cloth clean and bright and binding tight. Text clean. Just light wear to dust-jacket. An attractive copy

$6.00

Everywhere in Chains:  A Novel
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Everywhere in Chains: A Novel

By Casper, James

San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 2013. First Edition . Cloth. Very Good-/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 256pp., (i). Just a hint of a bump to lower corner of back board. Just light wear in a few places to dust-jacket, at extremities. Inscribed by author to title-page, with a typed letter, signed, by author, too. Some creasing to letter at extremities. A nice, clean, sound copy

$15.00

A Concordance to Fitzgerald's Translation of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

By Tutin, J. R.

London: MacMillan and Co., Limited, 1900. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. viii, 169pp., (v). Ex-library. Bound in original cream colored boards with red decorations and lettering to spine. Lacks original fastener at fore-edges of boards. Light to medium wear and soiling to exterior, though red lettering and decorations remain clear and bright. Hinges cracked, though all leaves remain firmly in place and binding relatively firm. No writing to text. A good reading copy

$12.00

Pleasure of Ruins

By Macaulay, Rose

London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1953. First Edition . Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xvii, 466pp. Bound in original green cloth, with gilt lettering over burgundy "label" on spine. Gilt decoration and publisher's name a little rubbed. Several small bumps to extremities, with some general light wear to volume, with a touch of soiling to same. Frontispiece partially detached, and with nice black and white illustrations throughout. No writing to text. A good reading copy

$10.00

A Certain World: A Commonplace Book

By Auden, W. H.

London: Faber and Faber, 1971. Reprint . Cloth. Fair/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. viii, 452pp. Early reprint. Bound in original red cloth, with bright gilt lettering to spine. Volume slightly cocked and some rubbing here and there to exterior, as well as a tiny, not terribly offensive tear to same. Dust-jacket admits to several short tears and small chips, as well as some staining in the form of spotting. Despite wear, still a fairly attractive copy, and certainly a good, sound, working copy

$12.00

Magister Mathias Lincopensis Testa Nucis and Poetria (Samlingar Utgivna av Svenska Fornskriftsallskapet. Andra Serien. Latinska Skrifter Band IX:2)

By Birger Bergh (Editor and Translator)

Arlov, Sweden: Berlings, 1996. Soft cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 97pp., (ix) plates. Latin text, with English facing translation. Bound in original wrappers. with several minor dings to extremities, a touch of soiling to exterior, and some staining to part of back covers. Pages are uncut, and, therefore, unread. Text clean and binding sound

$35.00

Three Poems: Hospital, Patients, For a Woman with a Fatal Illness (Blackfriars: A Monthly Review Edited by the English Dominicans. Vol. XLII : October 1961 : No. 496)

By Elizabeth Jennings (The Editor of Blackfriars)

London: Blackfriars Publications Ltd, 1961. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (i), Pp. 398-444. Several small bumps and light wear to extremities, with a touch of soiling and a little tanning to covers. A short ink-note to front cover. Text clean and binding sound. Two+ pages of poems by Jennings. Text clean and binding sound. SCARCE PRINTING

$75.00

OCTOBER ENDS (Blackfriars: A Monthly Review. Vol. XLII, March 1961, No. 490)

By Benet Weatherhead O.P. The Editor of Blackfriars

London: Blackfriars Publications, 1961. First Edition . Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. VERY SCARCE single issue of Blackfriars. (i), Pp. 94-140. Several minor bumps and tiny tears to extremities, with a touch of soiling to exterior. Faint impression and remnants of now erased pencil marks on front cover. Text clean and binding sound. Still an attractive copy. Includes contributions by R. A. Markus (The Impact of Aristotle on Medieval Thought), A. J. Duggan (The African in Transition), Cornelius Ernst, O.P. (A Theological Chronicle), and Walter Gumbley, O.P. (Father William Houghton, O.P.), F. H. McClintock (Sociological Survey. Criminology: Research and Practice), Illtud Evans, O.P. (Heard and Seen: Stained Glass), Andrew Marwood (Regions of Poetry: Some Recent Verse), as well as a 2 page commentary and a poem (OCTOBER ENDS) by Benet Weatherhead, O.P. With book reviews by C. C. Martindale, Gerald Vann, T. Charles Edwards, Gervase Mathew, Patrick Reyntiens, Laurence Bright and Peregrine Walker on Graham Green's A Burnt-Out Case (1 page review))

$40.00

Ariston: Published each Quarter by The Students of the College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, Minnesota (10 issues - 1948-1952)

By Joanne Velz; Carol Johnson; Catherine Heinz; Patricia Kranz; Judy O'Malley

St. Paul, Minnesota: Catholic School Press Association, 1948. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 10 older issues of quarterly published by students of the College of St. Catherine in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Volumes contain lino-block illustrations, art criticism, spiritual writings, original poetry and literary works. Exteriors admit to minor dings and a few tiny tears, here and there, with light soiling and a few creases to same. A name in ink to front covers of 2 issues, else, text clean and volumes sound. Volumes present in this lot are: December 1948 (49 pages); March 1949 (49 pages); May 1949 (57 pages); December 1949 (49 pages); March 1950 (49 pages); June 1950 (49 pages); February 1951 (48 pages); May 1951 (74 pages); December 1951 (57 pages); May 1952 (64 pages).

$150.00

Father Six: Parish Priest and Viceroy

By Mgr. Armand Olichon. Graham Greene (Introduction)

London: Burns & Oates, 1954. First UK . Cloth. Good-/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. x, 100pp. Mildly ex-library, with no exterior library markings. Just a touch of wear to cloth. Mild crack to hinge, though binding remains firm and all leaves perfectly in place. Text clean and binding sound. Minor bumps to edges of some pages. A little light wear and a hint of soiling and browning to dust-jacket. A good, clean, sound copy

$15.00

Our Lady's Juggler

By Yzermans, Vincent A.

St. Paul, Minnesota: North Central Publishing Company, 1974. Hardcover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Frank Kacmarcik. (vi), 16pp., (ii). Limited edition, hand-numbered, 829/1400. Binding, perhaps, slightly cocked. Only light wear to exterior. Text clean and binding sound. A good, clean, sound, tight copy

$12.00

Poems by Father Andrew

By Father Andrew

London: A. R. Mowbray and Co. Limited, 1959. Third Impression . Cloth. Very Good-/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. xvi, 150pp. Edited with an introduction by Hugh Collett. Only light wear to cloth and mild creasing to a corners of a few pages. Light soiling to edges of pages. Bookplate to front free endpaper. Text clean. Light soiling to dust-jacket that admits to a couple of small chips and small, closed tears. A nice copy

$15.00

Man and Beast: Poems

By Maynard, Theodore

New York: Longmans, Green and Co, 1936. First Edition . Cloth. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. x, 86pp. Ex-library, with no exterior library markings. No dust-jacket. Only minor wear to cloth with a little bowing to boards. A good, clean, solid, and still attractive copy

$8.00

Selected Writings

By Valery, Paul

New York: A New Directions Book, 1950. Hardcover. Good. 256pp. General light to medium wear and light soiling to cloth and light soiling to edges of pages, along with several minor dings to same. Name in ink to front free endpaper and unobtrusive ink and pencil notes and underlining to approximately 20 pages. Binding sound. No dust-jacket. A sound reading copy

$7.00

Anathemata (Blackfriars: A Montly Review. Vol. XXXIV. October 1953. No. 403)

By Desmond Chute. English Dominicans (Editors)

Oxford: Blackfriars, 1953. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (v), Pp. 424-470., (iv). Single issue of Blackfriars: A Monthly Review. Includes scarce, original printing of Desmond Chute 6 page review of the Welsh poet David Jones' Anathemata. Issue also includes contributions by Gerald Vann, O.P., Henry St. John, O.P. and others. Several minor bumps to extremities, with light wear and mild creasing and a touch of soiling to exterior. Text clean and binding sound. Overall, a nice copy of this issue

$15.00

Blackfriars: A Monthly Review Edited by the English Dominicans at Blackfriars, St. Giles, Oxford (David Jones)

By The Editor of Blackfriars. Harman Grisewood

London: Blackfriars Publications, 1951. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (v), pp. 148-198, (iv) ads. Single issue of Blackfriars: A Monthly Review. Bound in original wrappers. Includes contributions by Harman Grisewood (Pp. 151-155), Eric Taylor, Ernest Milton and Borghild Gundersen. Several minor dings to extremities of volumes, with a few short tears and tiny chips to covers, and a touch of soiling to exterior. Mild tanning to pages. Text clean and binding sound. A nice copy

$20.00

Epistolario Clemente Rebora. Volume II 1929-1944. La Svolta Rosminiana

By Rebora, Clemente. Cura di Carmel Giovannini

Bologna: Edizioni Dehoniane Bologna, 2007. First . Cloth. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 482pp. Several small bumps to extremities of volume, with general light wear to dust-jacket, including several tiny, closed tears. Ink-stamp to front free endpaper. Overall, a good, clean, bright copy

$20.00

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