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THE REVIEWER: June 1, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 8)

by Cabell, James Branch, Mary Coles Carrington, Ellen Wilkins Tompkins, and Henry S. Pancoast | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Published
1921
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near Good binding
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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. near Good binding. Octavo. 227-258 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy has a significant closed tear to the cover and the first advertising leaf nearly separating 2/3 of the cover and leaf, 1/2" of paper keeps the respective pieces attached; otherwise, a clean copy with light soiling and… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: May 16, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 7)

by Robins, Sally Nelson, Agnes Repplier, C. Cotesworth Pinckney, Helena Lefroy Caperton, and Louis Untermeyer | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Published
1921
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Very Good binding
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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. Very Good binding. Octavo. [2] 197-226 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy has covers that are toned and a trifled soiled; contents clean. The Reviewer began as a biweekly, shifted to a monthly and concluded its final years as a quarterly. A significant publication begun by Emily Clark,… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: March 1, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 2)

by Stanard, Mary Newton, Annie Steger Winston, Robert Restalrig Logan & Emily Clark | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Published
1921
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Very Good binding
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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. Very Good binding. Octavo. 37-68 pp. First edition. As issued, in self wrappers. This copy has covers that are toned and a trifled soiled, a closed tear to the margin of two leaves; contents clean. The Reviewer began as a biweekly, shifted to a monthly and concluded its final years as a… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: March 15, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 3)

by Glasgow, Ellen, Mary Dallas Street, Mary Wingfield Scott, Hunter Stagg, and Mary Coles Carrington | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Published
1921
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near Very Good binding
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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. near Very Good binding. Octavo. 69-100 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy has covers that are toned and a trifled soiled as well as some colored pencil scribbles on the front wrapper; contents clean. The Reviewer began as a biweekly, shifted to a monthly and concluded its final… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: June 15, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 9)

by Powell, John, John Richard Moreland, Ambler Carter Walke, Mary Dallas Street, and Amelie Rives | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Published
1921
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near Very Good binding
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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. near Very Good binding. Octavo. 259-290 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy has some intense offsetting to the inside of the front cover and first leaf from several relevant newspaper clippings; staples are beginning to pull through the wrappers; otherwise, a clean copy with light soiling and toning… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: May 1, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 6)

by Hergesheimer, Joseph, Adair Pleasants Archer, C. Cotesworth Pinckney, and Hunter Stagg | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Published
1921
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Very Good binding
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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. Very Good binding. Octavo. 165-196 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy has covers that are toned and a trifled soiled; contents clean. The Reviewer began as a biweekly, shifted to a monthly and concluded its final years as a quarterly. A significant publication begun by Emily Clark, Hunter… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: July 15, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 11)

by Bierstadt, Edward Hale, Cary Jacobs, Margaret Prescott Montague, and Mary Dixon Thayer | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Published
1921
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near Very Good binding
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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. near Very Good binding. Octavo. 291-322 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy has some closed tears to the margins of several leaves from being opened roughly, otherwise, it is fairly clean but for some light soiling and toning to the covers. The Reviewer began as a biweekly, shifted… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: July 1, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 10)

by Bjorkman, Edwin, Gertrude Maxton Lewis, M. D. S., Hunter Stagg, and Mary Coles Carrington | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Published
1921
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Very Good binding
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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. Very Good binding. Octavo. 291-322 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy is fairly clean but for some light soiling and toning to the covers. The Reviewer began as a biweekly, shifted to a monthly and concluded its final years as a quarterly. A significant publication begun by Emily… Read more
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Chicago: Reprinted from Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, 1930. Original Wrappers. Very Good binding. Octavo. 17-109 pp. Off-print. As issued in printed wrappers. Light wear to the extremities of the wrappers; contents are clean; a presentable copy.
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TYPOGRAPHIC EMBELLISHERS, Some Specimens from the Collection Used at the Adagio Press

by Bahr, Leonard F.

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Published
1967-68
Condition
Near Fine binding
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Harper Woods, MI: Adagio Press, 1967-68. Near Fine binding. Octavo. [24] pp. Limited edition, number 53 of 248 copies. As issued, sewn into stiff, printed wrappers; 2-page introduction followed by 22 pages of printed flourished, brackets, ornaments, and borders printed in black, gray, red, blue, and brown on heavy wove paper; colophon printed inside the rear wrapper.… Read more
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TWENTY-ONE YEARS OF BIRD & BULL: A BIBLIOGRAPHY, 1958-1979

by Taylor, W. Thomas and Henry Morris

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Published
1980
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Very Good+ binding
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$125.00

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W. Thomas Taylor | Bird & Bull Press, 1980. Quarter Leather. Very Good+ binding. Octavo. 108, [2] pp. Limited edition, number 259 of 350 copies. Backed in yellow levant goat with patterned paper over boards with leather tipped corners; leather is a trifle soiled or sun-darkened else nearly fine. A beautifully printed bibliography for what is now the… Read more
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Philadelphia: E. C. & J. Biddle, 1852. Hard Cover. near Very Good binding. 12mo. xxii, [2], 19-284, 58, 9 (adverts) pp. Revised stereotyped edition. As issued, backed in leather with cloth over boards. Some traces of silverfishing to the cloth; spine is a bit rubbed, but the binding is solid; previous owner name on the front pastedown; the… Read more
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BEER WILL HELP YOUR SHAKE: The Recollections of a Ninety-two Year Old Papermaker

by Glanville, Harry and Peter and Donna Thomas

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Published
1990
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Near Fine binding
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Oxford: Alembic Press with Peter and Donna Thomas, 1990. Soft Cover. Near Fine binding. Half-sheet octavo. 25, [7] pp. Limited edition, number 103 of 114 copies. As issued, sewn on thick parchment thongs with calligraphic writing mimicking manuscript waste, and laced into heavy handmade paper wrappers with printed paper title label on the front cover. Printed in blue… Read more
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Oxford: Printed by the Shakespeare Head Press for Basil Blackwell, 1930. Original Wrappers. Very Good binding. Octavo. [16] pp. Stapled pamphlet, though the staples have been removed and there is some discoloration from the staples in the central folio, so it was perhaps a wise decision to remove them. An uncommon list of the works printed by the… Read more
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REAL SOFISTIKASHUN: ESSAYS ON POETRY AND CRAFT

by Hoagland, Tony

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Published
2006
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Very Good+ binding
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St. Paul, MN: Graywolf Press, 2006. Soft Cover. Very Good+ binding. Octavo. xii, 201, [3] pp. First Edition, thus--Uncorrected Proof, playfully signed and inscribed by Hoagland on the title page. A bright, clean copy with review material laid in at the back. Uncommon thus.
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Pirate Edition] LEE'S LIEUTENANTS: A STUDY IN COMMAND, 3 Volumes, Complete

by Freeman, Douglas Southall

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Published
(1942)
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Good binding
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(1942). Hard Cover. Good binding/Good dust jacket. Octavo. lviii, 773, [1]; xlviii, 760; xlviii, 862 pp., maps. Pirated edition. Each bear the date from the first publications, but likely from the 1960s. Full cloth bindings (Volume 1 & 2 in blue cloth; Volume 3 in red cloth); Volume 1 is water-damaged. Dust jackets are present and generally edgeworn,… Read more
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A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF VIRGINIA LEGAL HISTORY BEFORE 1900

by Bryson, William Hamilton

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Published
1979
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Very Good+ binding
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Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1979. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding. Octavo. xiv, 133 pp. First Edition. As issued, in gray cloth. Top corner of the front board is bumped, else a bright, fresh copy. Clean.
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BABEL TO BYZANTIUM: POETS & POETRY NOW

by Dickey, James

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Published
1968
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Very Good binding
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$35.00

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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1968. Hard Cover. Very Good binding/Very Good dust jacket. Octavo. xiv, 296 pp. First Printing, signed and inscribed by Dickey on the title page. As issued, in full cloth. All corners are a bit bumped. Previous owner bookplate (same person as in Dickey's inscription) on the half title over a previous owner… Read more
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A PRIMARY DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE

by Worcester, Joseph E.

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Published
1860
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Very Good binding
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Boston: Brewer and Tileston, 1860. Quarter Leather. Very Good binding. 12mo. 384 pp. Backed in black leather with embossed cloth boards; a fairly solid copy with some light fraying at the spine ends and corners and rubbing at the joints. Contemporary name and address on the front free endpaper and stamp on the preface; another inscription has been… Read more
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WILLIAM MORRIS, EDWARD BURNE-JONES, AND THE KELMSCOTT CHAUCER

by Robinson, Duncan

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Published
1982
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Very Good+ binding
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London: Gordon Fraser, 1982. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding/Very Good dust jacket. Folio. 116 pp. First Edition. Backed in cloth with patterned paper over boards; a bright, fresh copy in a gently shelfworn printed glassine jacket; single leaf prospectus folded and laid in.
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