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By Windeatt, Mary Fabyan

St. Meinrad, Indiana: A Grail Publication, 1944. Soft cover. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. 24pp. Small pamphlet. Several minor bumps and small creases across extremities of wrappers, with a few short, closed tears to same. Mild creasing to pages. Light soiling and a little yellowing to covers. Text clean and binding sound. Still a fairly attractive copy. VERY SCARCE


The Sitwells: A Tapestry of Talent. An Exhibition of the Arthur Parsons Bean, Jr., Collection of the Works of Edith, Osbert and Sacheverell Sitwell

By Francis T. S. Sitwell (Preface)

Charlottesville, VA: Rare Book Department University of Virginia Library, 1978. Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (iv), 12pp. Just a touch of wear and light soiling to exterior, as well as a couple of hints of creases to covers. Overall, a very nice, clean, sound pamphlet


The Literary Edition of the Puer Nazarenus. The Hallmark. Volume XXVIII, Number Eight

By Dave Pence (Editor)

Saint Paul, Minnesota: Associated Collegiate Press, 1965. Soft cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (iv), 24pp. Bound in original wrappers. Name and address of original recipient to back cover. Several minor bumps to extremities, with light to medium wear and soiling to exterior, as well as a "cup stain" to front cover. Text clean and binding sound. SCARCE


General Mickey A True Story

By Lappin, Peter

New Rochelle, N.Y.: Salesiana Publishers, 1952. First Edition . Cloth. Good+/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 166pp. Mildly ex-library, with no exterior library markings. Light wear across extremities of volume. Text clean and binding sound. Several minor chips and mostly closed tears to otherwise lightly soiled and worn dust-jacket. An attractive copy


Bay Mild

By Kintziger, L. J.

Milwaukee: The Bruce Publishing Company, 1945. First Edition . Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (iv), 220pp. Ex-library, though no exterior library markings. Several small bumps and tiny worn areas at extremities. Light soiling to cloth and edges of pages, with several minor dings to edges, too. Binding a little shaken, though all leaves remain firmly in place. No writing to text. A good, solid reading copy


New Belgian Poems Les Trois Rois et Autres Poemes

By Cammaerts, Emile

London: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1916. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (ix), 123pp. Translated by Tita Brand-Cammerts. Portrait by H. G. Riviere. With frontispiece. Bi-lingual text, French and English text, side by side. Ex-library. Volume slightly cocked. Light wear to several areas at extremities and just a touch of soiling to exterior. Text clean and binding sound. A good, clean copy


Ways and Crossways

By Claudel, Paul

New York: Sheed & Ward, 1937. Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. vii, 183pp. Translated by Fr. John O'Connor, with the collaboration of the author. Ex-library. No dust-jacket. Binding slightly cocked, several minor bumps and tiny wear spots to extremities. Spotting to cloth. Text is clean and binding is firm. A clean, solid reading copy


Onward Mr. Casey: The Misadventures of a Gentle Man

By Fitzgerald, Brassil

Westminster, Maryland: The Newman Press, 1952. Second Printing . Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (vi), 249pp., (i). Mildly ex-library, with no exterior library markings. Only hints of bumps to upper corners of boards, with general light wear and mild soiling to exterior, as well as a small spot to front cover. No writing to text and binding sound


Doctor Rabelais

By Lewis, D. B. Wyndham

New York: Sheed and Ward, 1957. First Edition . Cloth. Good+/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 274pp. Cloth clean and binding sound. Small, faint stain to fore-edges of pages that also extends just a little bit to dust-jacket. Text clean. Mild tanning to paper. Several minor chips, light soiling and mild tanning to dust-jacket. Remains a nice, clean, sound copy


The Confidential Clerk: A Play

By Eliot, T. S.

New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1954. First American . Cloth. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 159pp., (i). Only light wear to extremities of volume. Mild tanning to pages. Text clean and binding sound. Binding ever so slightly cocked. Light wear and rubbing to dust-jacket, with some sunning to spine, though black lettering remains clear and bright Old price sticker to inside back flap of jacket


Evelyn Waugh : A Catalogue & A Bibliography

By Author Unknown

Place of Publication Unknown: Various Publishers, 1988. Hardcover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Dates of publication vary, with a number around the late 1980's. Bound in simple, burgundy cloth. This item is a unique Waugh item from a private collector. It is comprised of mostly extracts from the catalogs of various booksellers. The extracts are in some cases copies of catalog entries and in other cases are from the original catalog. Some of the items listed in these catalogs are 1 of a kind items. Contents of bound volume are: 1. I. D. Edrich Catalog - "Evelyn Waugh: A Catalog" - not dated - 28 pages. 2. Extract from The Book Collector - "Evelyn Waugh: A Supplementary Bibliography" by Alain Blayac - facsimile - not dated - 11 pages. Loosely inserted items are: 3. Two sided facsimile of Maggs Bros. Ltd 1992 Catalog - facsimile of 1 page containing 8 Waugh selections from the 1992 catalog. 4. 1 bookmark sized piece of paper containing exchange rate between the British pound and the U.S. dollar. This was for a catalog issued in 1987. 5. Facsimile of 2 pages from 1988 Christie's auction catalog. Contains 2 entries of Waugh titles and their eventual sales price. 6. 1 leaf from a Nigel Williams Books Catalog from 1993, with a paste-down of 7 Waugh listings. List pasted over existing text on leaf. 7. Cover page from a C. 1988 C. K. Broadhurst Catalog, with 19 Waugh selections cut out from original catalog. Cover page and selections neatly pasted to single 8.5" x 11" page. 8. Facsimile of 4 pages containing the bibliography from 1990 Davis' "Brideshead Revisited: The Past Redeemed" 9. Facsimile of 1 leaf from 1995 Harrington Bros. Catalog. Contains a selection of 18 Waugh titles. 10. Receipt for purchase from 1987 I. D. Edrich for 1 Waugh item. 11. Facsimile of 6 pages of the Waugh selections only from a 1991 I.D. Edrich catalog. 12. Facsimile of 1 page with Bookseller info. added from a 1988 James Fergusson catalog. Contains 5 Waugh items. 13. Facsimile of 5 Waugh items, pasted on 2 pages, from 1996 Maggs Bros. catalog. 14. Facsimile of 3 pages from 1988 Maggs Bros. Catalog. Contains 14 Waugh items.


A Study of Old English Literature

By Wrenn, C. L.

New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1967. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xiv, 282pp. Light to medium wear to extremities of covers, with just a touch of soiling to edges of pages. Text clean and binding sound


The Chesterton Review Vol. XXVIII, No. 4, Winter 2002

By Ian Boyd (Editor)

South Orange, New Jersey: Seton Hall University, 2002. Soft cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (ii), Pp. 445-590, (ii). Single issue of The Chesterton Review. Only a touch of wear to exterior. A nice, clean, tight copy with no writing to text. Includes contributions by Paul Johnson, Stanley Jaki, James Schall, Peter Milward, and Stratford Caldecott


The Miracle and the Mystere in France in the Last Decade 1920-1930. An Abstract of a Thesis

By Fox, Sister Mary Constantia

Urbana, Illinois: University of Illinois, 1931. Soft cover. Fair. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 16pp. Ex-library, bound in simple card covers. Several tiny bumps to extremities of covers and light wear to exterior, with heavier wear to back cover, including creasing and a missing piece. Original wrappers bound in and admitting to a bit of wear. Creasing here and there to interior and a touch of soiling to same. No writing to text and binding sound. A solid working copy. SCARCE


Hymns to the Virgin and Christ, The Parliament of Devils, and Other Religious Poems, Chiefly from The Archbishop of Canterbury's Lambeth MS. No. 853

By Frederick J. Furnivall (Editor)

London: N. Trubner, for the Early English Text Society, 1867. Hardcover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xviii, 139pp. EETS, No. 24. Ex-library bound in brown buckram with leather label. Minor cracks to hinge, though all leaves remain in place. A few minor ink marks and notes here and there. General light soiling to covers with minor interior wear and soiling. Mild foxing


The Stacions of Rome and the Pilgrims Sea-Voyage; with Clene Maydenhod: A Supplement to "Political, Religious, and Love Poems," and "Hali Meidenhad

By Frederick J. Furnivall (Editor)

London: N. Trubner, for the Early English Text Society, 1867. Hardcover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xv, 40pp., 7pp., (i), 15pp., (ii), additional ads bound in at back. EETS, No. 25. "(i), 155pp., (ii)" are comprised of ads/promotional information. Full title: "The Stacions of Rome, (In Verse from the Vernon MS., ab. 1370 A.D., and in Prose from the Porkington MS. No. 10, ab. 1460-70 A.D.,) and the Pilgrims Sea-Voyage: (From the Trin. Coll., Cambridge, MS. R, 3, 19, t. Hen. VI.) with Clene Maydenhod. (From the Vernon MS., ab. 1866.). 1370 A.D., in the Bodleian Library, Oxford.). A Supplement to "Political, Religious, and Love Poems," and "Hali Meidenhad," (Early English Text Society, General soiling to covers. Minor interior wear and soiling. No writing to text. Extra title-page bound in. Small worn through areas to cloth at lower corner of front board. A good, solid copy


The Hound of Heaven

By Thompson, Francis

Wilton, Connecticut: Morehouse-Barlow Co, 1947. Soft cover. Good+. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Jean Young. 29pp., (i). This is a later reprint of the first British edition from 1947. Minor wear to exterior with ink-stamp and blind stamp to front inside cover and half title-page, respectively. No writing to text and binding sound. A nice copy


The Still Centre

By Spender, Stephen

London: Faber & Faber Ltd, 1939. First Edition . Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 107pp. Volume slightly cocked. Light to medium wear and light soiling to cloth, with several tiny tears to cloth and a few mildly frayed areas. Gilt lettering to spine remains clear and bright. Ink-stamp and book label to front free endpaper. Text clean and binding sound. Remains a good, clean, user friendly copy


Sonnets and Verse

By Belloc, H. (Hilaire)

London: Duckworth, 1938. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xi, 203pp. Hint of a bump to upper corner of front board with general light wear to cloth. Bookplate to front paste-down and previous owner's info. neatly inscribed in ink to front free endpaper. Minor, closed tear to fore-edge two pages. No dust-jacket. Text clean and binding sound. A good, solid copy


The Christian Year: Thoughts in Verse for the Sundays and Holydays Throughout the Year. The Seventy-Fifth Edition

By Keble, John

Oxford: John Henry and James Parker, 1863. Leather. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. viii, 360pp. The Seventy-Fifth Edition. Bound in full black tooled and stamped leather, with gilt lettering to spine and all edges gilt. With marker-ribbon and marbled endpapers. 12 albumen prints laid down. Bookplate of Theodore Cracraft Hope de Boothes with motto "At Spes Infracta" to front paste-down. Hope's signature and date of signing to front printer's blank. Thomas Baker bookseller label to lower front paste-down. Some general light wear to exterior and a number of other small worn through areas to covers. Gilt lettering remains clear and bright. Minor fraying to end of marker-ribbon. Mild splitting to paper over hinges, though binding remains tight. Small, dark stain to lower margins of first approximately 10 pages and last approximately 10 pages. Mild foxing. Text clean and binding sound. Still a sound, user friendly, and mostly attractive copy


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