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The Hands of Cormac Joyce
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The Hands of Cormac Joyce

By Wibberley, Leonard

NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket toned and tattered and piece missing . from heel of spine.. 1960. Hardcover. Gray cloth binding. ; 126 pages .

$15.00

The Tale of the Warrior Lord
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The Tale of the Warrior Lord

By Sherwood, Merriam

NY: David McKay Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and has sticker ghosts . on front panel, bookplate on front pastedown.. 1966. Later Printing. Hardcover. xvii, 156pp. Translation of El Cantar de Mio Cid, the 14th century legend of El Cid. Lovely illustrations throughout by Henry C. Pitz. .

$15.00

The Christine Brooke-Rose Omnibus:  Four Novels: Out, Such, Between, Thru
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The Christine Brooke-Rose Omnibus: Four Novels: Out, Such, Between, Thru

By Brooke-Rose, Christine

Manchester, UK: Carcanet Press. Very Good; Owner name on half title page.. 1986. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0856355607 . A collection of four of the author's experimental novels originally published between 1964 and 1975. ; 742 pages .

$14.00

The Block-House on the Shore
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The Block-House on the Shore

By Henninges, William T. ; Ireland, M. E. (translator)

Philadelphia: American Baptist Publication Society. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, soiled and dampstained.. 1890. Hardcover. Brown decorated cloth. Black and white frontispiece illustration. Novel about German immigrants to America living on the shores of Lake Erie. ; 256 pages .

$30.00

The Beautiful and the Damned
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The Beautiful and the Damned

By Fitzgerald, F. Scott

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine and pages toned, spine . cracked.. 1922. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Dark green cloth stamped in blind on front boards and in gilt on spine. Copyright page states March 1922 printing date and no publisher's seal. Interesting 1922 manuscript inscription on ffep, possibly by drama critic John Mason Brown, thanking recipient for help in putting on Maeterlinck play. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 449 pages .

$150.00

The Fires of Spring
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The Fires of Spring

By Michener, James A.

NY: Random House. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards sunned and rubbed, jacket toned, . tattered, and chipped, spine cocked.. 1949. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. Dark green cloth with red topstain. Author photo on rear jacket panel. ; 495 pages .

$30.00

The Garden of the Finzi-Continis
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The Garden of the Finzi-Continis

By Bassani, Giorgio

NY: Atheneum. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Page edges mildly foxed, pen marks on front free endpaper, jacket toned.. 1965. Fourth Printing. Hardcover. 9997406966 . Blueish-gray cloth with pink topstain. Author photo on jacket rear panel. A novel of Jewish life set against the background of Fascist Italy. ; 293 pages .

$15.00

Money:  A Suicide Note
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Money: A Suicide Note

By Amis, Martin

NY: Viking. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards soiled and rubbed, jacket tattered with . heavy wear to head of spine, edges soiled and foxed, grease stain on rear . jacket flap.. 1985. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0670804401 . An early novel by Amis, which was selected by Time Magazine in 2005 as one of the 100 best English-language novels published since 1923. ; 363 pages .

$30.00

Dead Babies
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Dead Babies

By Amis, Martin

London: Jonathan Cape. Good in Good dust jacket; Spine cocked, library stamps and withdrawal markings on front free endpaper and copyright page, scar on front pastedown endpaper, foxing to edges, pages toned. Jacket lightly edgeworn but remains vibrant and in Good condition from having been in jacket protector.. 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Author's second novel, a mordantly funny parody of an English country house murder mystery. This book was the basis for the 2000 British film Dead Babies directed by William Marsh, released in the US as Mood Swingers. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 254 pages .

$150.00

Tales from Shakespeare
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Tales from Shakespeare

By Lamb, Charles; Lamb, Mary

London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. Very Good with no dust jacket; Endpapers toned. Circa 1910s Oxford Edition in a prize binding. 16 black and white illustrations. Three-quarter gilt-decorated vellum with red cloth sides and circular leather title label on spine. Top edges gilt. Bookplate on front pastedown noting that this book was awarded as a prize for divinity to Gladys Idalia Harris in 1912 by St. Catharine's Training College, Tottenham, England. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 374 pages .

$40.00

Daughter of the Legend
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Daughter of the Legend

By Stuart, Jesse

NY: McGraw Hill. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly toned and worn.. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Jacket art by H. B. Harris. Author photo on rear jacket panel. Appalachian novel. ; 249 pages .

$20.00

Imperial Earth
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Imperial Earth

By Clarke, Arthur C.

NY: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly edgeworn.. 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. 0151442339 . Author photo on rear jacket panel. Jacket design by Paul Bacon. .

$25.00

The Reign of Law:  A Tale of the Kentucky Hemp Fields
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The Reign of Law: A Tale of the Kentucky Hemp Fields

By Allen, James Lane

NY: Macmillan. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and sunned, front hinge cracked, . spine cracked.. 1900. Third Printing. Hardcover. Decorative red cloth binding with design of flowering hemp plant stamped in green, silver and gold on front boards. Top edges gilt. 385 pp + several pages of publisher's ads. A vintage novel about a young Kentucky hemp farmer, who wrestles with religious doubts and feelings of love. Several photographs of hemp plants and fields and illustrations by Harry Fenn and J. C. Earl. .

$25.00

Daisy\'s Necklace:  And What Came of It (A Literary Episode)
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Daisy's Necklace: And What Came of It (A Literary Episode)

By Aldrich, T. B.

NY: Derby & Jackson. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and heavily faded, front free . endpaper removed, owner names on front pastedown, some soiled pages. 1857. First Edition. Hardcover. Wright I 35. BAL 249. 225pp, 14pp of publisher ads (p. 14 misnumbered as 15). Purple blindstamped cloth with blue coated endpapers. An early novel by Thomas Bailey Aldrich. .

$40.00

The Koran:  Or, the Life, Character, and Sentiments, of Tria Juncta in  Uno, M. N. A. or Master of No Arts,
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The Koran: Or, the Life, Character, and Sentiments, of Tria Juncta in Uno, M. N. A. or Master of No Arts,

By [Robert Griffith]

Very Good with no dust jacket; Pages toned but very clean and bright, boards lightly worn.. nd, Later Edition. Hardcover. Volumes I and II bound together, along with A Political Romance, Addressed to _______ ______, Esq; of York, no publisher, place of publication, or date noted. Printed on laid paper with lots of "f's" for "s's", so appears a late 18th- early 19th century imprint. Rebound in dark green buckram with title stamped in gilt on spine. Top edges gilt. Sabin 91342 notes that this title was originally anonymously published in London in 1770 as the work of a recently deceased literary genius, widely thought to be Laurence Sterne, but later found out to be a literary hoax and the handiwork of Robert Griffith. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 227 pages .

$100.00

The Red Badge of Courage:  An Episode of the Civil War
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The Red Badge of Courage: An Episode of the Civil War

By Crane, Stephen

Westvaco Corporation. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1968. Hardcover. A specially designed edition of Stephen Crane's classic Civil War novel with die-cut bullet hole. Book designed by Bradbury Thompson. A Christmas 1968 keepsake from the publisher. Lacks the slipcase. Black leatherette. ; 203 pages .

$20.00

Selected Works of Djuna Barnes:  Spillway, the Antiphon, Nightwood
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Selected Works of Djuna Barnes: Spillway, the Antiphon, Nightwood

By Barnes, Djuna

NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Remainder mark on page bottoms, . erasure mark on front free endpaper.. 1980. Second Printing. Hardcover. 0374259364 . Cloth-backed boards. ; 366 pages .

$20.00

Apache Gold:  A Story of the Strange Southwest
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Apache Gold: A Story of the Strange Southwest

By Altsheler, Joseph A.

NY: D. Appleton-Century. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, pages toned, a few pages . finger soiled.. 1939. Later Printing. Hardcover. Brown illustrated cloth. Black and white frontispiece illustration. ; 383 pages .

$30.00

The Lost Glass Plates of Wilfred Eng
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The Lost Glass Plates of Wilfred Eng

By Orton, Thomas

Washington, DC: Counterpoint Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Autographed copy sticker on front . jacket panel, first several leaves creased.. 1999. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1582430233 . Signed by Orton on the half-title. viii, 245pp. The late bookseller and author's first novel, about a Seattle photo dealer and art historian who acquires a stash of long-lost glass negatives from an important early photographer. ; Signed by Author .

$20.00

Benjy:  A Ferocious Fairy Tale
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Benjy: A Ferocious Fairy Tale

By O'Connor, Edwin

Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press /Little, Brown and Company. Good in Good dust jacket; Musty, boards mildly soiled and toned, jacket . price-clipped with closed tears and faded spine.. 1957. First Printing. Hardcover. White cloth. The story of Benji Ballou, a little boy who was so good that he was almost too good to live with. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 143 pages .

$20.00

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