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Re: creation

By Giovanni, Nikki

Detroit: Broadside Press, 1970. 2nd printing. (1971). Wraps. Very good. No dust jacket as issued.:clean, tight, & attractive.. glued wraps; collage of African-American faces; 49 pp; lists of Broadside publications inside front & rear wraps.

$25.00

Arch of Triumph

By Remarque, Erich Maria (translated from the German by Walter Sorell and Denver Lindley

New York: D. Appleton-Century, 1945. good- stain at bottom of spine & front board; all else-clean, tight, & attractive./fair- heavy wear to dj edges; light stain on spine bottom; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; blue boards with gilt lettering on front board & spine; 455 pp; illust. dj.

$60.00

Cashel Byron's Profession

By Shaw, Bernard

New York: Brentano's, 1900 c.a.. Hardcover. very good - clean, tight, & attractive. 8 vo; dark blue boards; paper pastedown title box on spine; 330 pp; rough edge pages. Most likely a second printing of the 1899 unauthorized pirated ed.

$20.00

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

By Khayyam, Omar (translated & rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald)

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1894. Special edition. Leather bound. loose binding; one illust. page near the front of the volume has repaired tear; few flaws in first pages; text & illust. not affected; one illust. is loose but present. moderate rubbing to board corners & spine ends; thin split at top half of spine where it connects with front board. . 8 vo; dark brown leather boars with gilt stylized decoration by Elihu Vedder; gilt spine lettering;intensely decorated endpapers featuring flowers & grape vines; first section contains the b/w illusts., decorations, & calligraphy of Elihu Vedder; last page of this section adds the words by Vedder, " Commenced May 1883, finished March 1884, Roma." The next section contains 6 uncut pages of Vedder's notes accompanied by ornate decorations; the third section of text contains just the text of the earlier Red-Line Edition. The fourth section contains 5 uncut pages of notes. The next section contains a biographical sketch of Omar Khayyam, 13 uncut pages and 14 uncut pages of biographical sketch of Edward Fitzgerald. Pages are heavy, glossy stock. This book is in amazing condition considering its age.

$350.00

In A Hawaiian Valley

By Mellen, Kathleen Dickenson

New York: Hastings House, 1947 (1943 Honolulu Advertiser). First Thus. Hardcover. very good-p.o.'s gift inscription on front end paper.. Madge Tennet. 8 vo; boards covered with native Hawaiin print; 126 pp; full page, unique sepia illust. of Hawaiian women featured in the stories

$21.00

Nobody Knows What the Stork Will Bring

By Criswell, Charles

New York: McDowell, Obolensky Inc., 1958. First Printing. Hardcover. very good -good dj; dj has edge wear & chipping; all else-clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; green faux marble boards with black spine strip; gilt spine lettering; 180 pp; black dj with green lettering.

$10.00

A Checked Love Affair

By Ford, Paul-Leiceste

New York: Dodd Mead and Co., 1903. Hardcover. Very Good +; no dj; light rubbing to spine ends and corners; one small indentation at top board edge; top of spine has small frayed spot; p.o's gift inscription & date on front flyleaf; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. Harrison, Fisher. 8 vo; light green boads with raised decoration in dark green & white figures; similar design & gilt spine lettering; 112 pp; deckled page edges; cover and ornate two color framing page decorations by George Wharton Edwards; 4 full page b/w plates by Harrison protected by tissue. Penciled note on last page, "ecellent reportie all the way through."

$100.00

Sabbatical

By Barth, John

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1981. First edition; # 237 of 700 specially bound, numbeed, signed copies.. Hardcover. Fine in Slipcase; light fading to spine; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. 8 vo; black cloth boads with gilt spine lettering; black end papers; signed by the author; 366 pp; in black cloth covered slipcase.

$100.00

Little Brown Baby

By Dunbar, Paul (selected by Bertha Rogers)

New York: Dodd, Mead, & Co., 1940. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket; clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. Erick Berry. 8 vo; mauve cloth boards106 pp; includes biographical sketch; small b/w illust. throughout; illust. dj. Scarce title in this fine condition

$75.00

A Tan and Sandy Silence
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A Tan and Sandy Silence

By MacDonald, John D.

Philadelphia: J.P. LIppincott Co., 1971. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket; p.o.'s tasteful book plate inside front board; all else-clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrrap.. Don Brautigam (dj art). 8 vo; tan boards with darker brown spine strip, gilt spine lettering; illust. dj; 21 pp;

$360.00

Confessions of an English Opium-Eater

By Di Quincey, Thomas

London: Limited Editions Club at the Shakespeare Head Press, 1930. LImited ed.. Hardcover. Fine in Slipcase; slipcase has moderrate to heavy wear at corners and edges; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. Zhenya Gay. Folio; printed marbelized boads with black spine strip; gilt spine lettering; deckled pages; 77 pp.; introduction by William Bolitho; twelve lithographs drawn on the stone by Zhenya Gay; signed by William Bolitho and Zhenya Gay. no dj as issued; tan slipcase protects the book. Number 701 of 1520

$195.00

Minnie Maylow's Story and Other Scenes

By Masefield, John

New York: Macmillan, 1931. First trade edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good Minus DJ; p.o.'s name on front flyleaf; dj has chipping and 1/2" piece absent at top left corner; slight stain at bottom right of dj; not price clipped; all else-clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; dark blue cloth covered boards; gilt front board & spine lettering; 194 pp.; deckled page edges; gray dj with dark blue design.

$36.00

The Silence and Other Poems

By Davidson, Phebe

Lewiston, NY: Mellen Poetry Press, 1995. First printing. Wraps. Near Fine in Wraps. glued wraps; dark blue with front wrap gilt lettering; 55 pp; signed by the author on the title page.

$50.00

Cakewalk

By Smith, Lee

New York: G.P.Putnams, 1981. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket; clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; ivory paper covered boads with teal spine strip;gilt spine stipe 256 pp; illust. dj.

$50.00

Something in the Wind

By Smith, Lee

New York: Harper& Row, 1971. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in Fine DJ; clean, tight, & attractive; as unread; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. bright blue board with blind stamped decoration, bright yellow spine strip; blue spine lettering; 244 pp; rough edged pages; bright yellow dj.

$275.00

Short Friday

By Singer, Issac Bashevis

New York: Farrar, Straus and Girou, 1964. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket; clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; light gray boards with embossed author's name on front board; black spine strip; clay colored spine lettering; 243 pp; blue/white dj with black lettering; reviews by Harry T. Moore and Stanley Edgar Hyman on rear of dj.

$70.00

Wild Pilgrimage

By Ward, Lynd

Cleveland, OH: The World Publishing Co., 1967 (1960). First edition for World Publishing. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket; clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. Lynd Ward. 8 vo; maroon boards with embossed title and author's name on front board; gilt spine lettering; unpaged; illust. dj. "The first novel in woodcuts to be published in America." Stunning woodcuts tell the story of two minds...the real world and the world the character creates accomplished by printing some woodcuts in two colors.

$75.00

The Colors of Desire

By Mura, David

New York: Anchor Books, 1995. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket; clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. Sergio Baradat (jacket art). sm 4 to; tan boards with brown spine strip with gilt lettering; illust. dj; 105 pp; includes glossary of Japanese words; inscribed to the poet, Rodney Jones on the title page. From the library of Rodney Jones; inscription reads: "To Rodney-with admiration for your work, best wishes." Dated 4-9-98.

$40.00

Sister Jane

By Harris, Joel Chandler

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1896. Hardcover. Near Fine- no dj; very light rubbing to spine ends & corners; p.o.'s tasteful bookplate inside front board; all else-clean,tight, & attractive.. 8 vo; green cloth boards with front board gilt decoration and title lettering, repeated on spine; 363 pp. a scarce title in fine condition.

$125.00

The Effect of LIving Backwards

By Julavits, Heidi

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2003. Second printing. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket; clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; light green goards with black spine strip; 325 pp; illust. dj. signed by the author on the title page.

$30.00

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