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MY FATHER: JOSEPH CONRAD

by Conrad, Borys

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1970
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New York: Coward-McCann, Inc, 1970. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 182pp.
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NOTES ON LIFE AND LETTERS

by Conrad, Joseph

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Published
1972
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good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket as published
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9780836928426
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Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1972. HC. good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket as published. ISBN 0836928423 First published in 1921. 262pp.
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THE SEA DREAMER: A DEFINITIVE BIOGRAPHY OF JOSEPH CONRAD

by Jean-Aubry, Gerard

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Published
1967
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good, cream cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket - staining on cloth
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Hamden, CT: Archon Books, 1967. HC. good, cream cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket - staining on cloth. First published in 1957 by Doubleday Company. This is an unaltered and unabridged edition. NO DUSTJACKET - SOME STAIING ON CLOTH COVERS 321pp.
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ALGER: A BIOGRAPHY WITHOUT A HERO

by Mayes, Herbert R.

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Published
1928
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New York: Macy-Masius, 1928. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. One of the first biographies of Alger, and a must for the Horatio Alger collection. 241pp.
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SAMUEL JOHNSON - LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF ENGLISH AUTHORS

by Hubbard, Elbert

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Published
1901
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good++, tan cloth spine, brown paper covered boards (hardcover)
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East Aurora, NY: Roycrofters, 1901. HC. good++, tan cloth spine, brown paper covered boards (hardcover). B&W frontis. Unnumbered hardcover copy of 940. p123-p148.
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THE FRONTIERS OF FICTION "THE LEFT LEG" AND THE RIGHT DIRECTION FOR T. F. POWYS

by Churchill, R. C.

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1970
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very good, wraps (softcover)
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Loughton, Essex, UK: K. A. Ward, 1970. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). Copy 96 of 150. 17pp.
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I AM THE REVOLUTIONARY: YOUNG JACK KEROUAC

by Maher, Paul (signed by the author December 17, 2018)

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2017
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fine, wraps (softcover) signed by the author
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2017. PB. fine, wraps (softcover) signed by the author. ISBN 9781387096824 486pp.
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VICTOR HUGO'S ORATION ON VOLTAIRE DELIVERED AT PARIS MAY 30, 1878 THE ONE HUNDREDTH ANNIVERSARY OF HIS DEATH

by Hugo, Victor (translated by James Parton)

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Published
1899
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good, wraps (softcover)
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Portland, ME: Smith & Sale, Printers, 1899. PB. good, wraps (softcover). Internally very good, some discoloration to covers. A nice copy of the original edition. 19pp.
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THE FROST FAMILY'S ADVENTURE IN POETRY: SHEER MORNING GLADNESS AT THE BRIM

by Francis, Lesley Lee

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Published
1994
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very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover)
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9780826209450
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Columbia, MO: Univ. of Missouri Press, 1994. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0826209459 236pp.
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LAST ESSAYS - ESSAY INDEX REPRINT SERIES

by Conrad, Joseph (with an introduction by Richard Curle)

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1970
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good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket
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0836917952171
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Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1970. HC. good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. ISBN 0836917952 171pp.
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CONRAD TO A FRIEND: 150 SELECTED LETTERS FROM JOSEPH CONRAD TO RICHARD CURLE

by Curle, Richard and Conrad, Joseph (edited with an introduction and notes by R. C.)

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Published
1968
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New York: Russell & Russell, 1968. HC. good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. First published in 1928. "The 150 letters contained in this volume have been selected from the large number that Conrad wrote to me from the year in which I first met him, 1912, to the year of his death, 1924." NO DUSTJACKET. 192pp.
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THOMAS HENRY HUXLEY - TWAYNE'S ENGLISH AUTHOR SERIES - TEAS 84

by Ashforth, Albert

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Published
1969
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good, maroon cloth (hardcover) owner's name
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New York: Twayne Publishers, 1969. HC. good, maroon cloth (hardcover) owner's name. 182pp.
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COLLECTOR'S QUEST: THE CORRESPONDENCE OF HENRY MILLER AND J. RIVES CHILDS, 1947-1965

by Wood, Richard Clement (edited with an introduction by)

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Published
1968
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Charlottesville, VA: University Press of Virginia, 1968. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). color frontis. 216pp.
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A WOLLSTONECRAFT ANTHOLOGY

by Wollstonecraft, Mary (edited with an introduction by Janet M. Todd)

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Published
1977
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good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) - top edge dusty
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9780253366054
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Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1977. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) - top edge dusty. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0253366054 Dusty/dirty top edge of the book block. 269pp.
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THE PETER PAN CHRONICLES: THE NEARLY 100 YEAR HISTORY OF "THE BOY WHO WOULDN'T GROW UP

by Hanson, Bruce K.

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Published
1993
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very good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
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9781559721608
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New York: Birch Lane Press, 1993. HC. very good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 155972160X Hanson tells the whole story of Peter Pan: how and why James M. Barrie wrote it and how his life was affected by it. Through meticulous research, Hanson brings to life the stellar performances of those who protrayed Peter over the… Read more
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EUGENIO MONTALE - COLUMBIA ESSAYS ON MODERN WRITERS 61

by Cambon, Glauco (inscribed and signed by the author)

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1972
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1972. PB. good+, wraps (softcover). ISBN 0231035136 48pp.
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THE YALE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY GAZETTE: VOLUME VII, NUMBER 3, JANUARY 1933 - JOHN KENDRICK BANGS, HUMORIST OF THE NINETIES

by Bangs, Francis Hyde

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Published
1933
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New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1933. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). p52-p76.
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WILLIAM MORRIS: A STUDY IN PERSONALITY

by Compton-Rickett, Arthur (introduction by R. B. Cunninghame Graham0

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Published
1972
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very good, maroon cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket as published
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9780804615631
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Port Washington, NY: Kennikat Press, 1972. HC. very good, maroon cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket as published. ISBN 0804615632 First published in 1913. 325pp.
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SHAKESPEARE CROSS-EXAMINATION

by Gregory, Tappan (foreword by)

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Published
1974
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very good+, green cloth (hardcover)
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American Bar Association, 1974. HC. very good+, green cloth (hardcover). A Compilation of Articles first appearing in the American Bar Association Journal. 125pp.
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DAVID MELTZER: A SKETCH FROM MEMORY AND DESCRIPTIVE CHECKLIST

by Kherdian, David

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Published
1965
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Berkeley, CA: Oyez, 1965. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). 9pp.
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