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SITA - This Copy Signed By Kate Millett

by Millett, Kate

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, 1977. SIGNED BY KATE MILLETT. 322pp. Autobiographical novel about the author's relationship with the fiery Sita. Millet is also the author of SEXUAL POLITICS. A beautiful, clean, bright, tight copy - and also signed!. Signed by Author. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Kate Millett and Rachel Ackerman. 8vo -… Read more
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Golden Violence

by Newman, Kevin

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Urbana, Illinois: Ex Aedibus, 1976. 57 pages; black cloth with gold lettering; slight wear to top edge of striking black and gold dust jacket; review copy with publisher's slip laid in; author's second book of poems. Copy No. 158/1000. Black cloth over board with gilt lettered title on fr cover and spine both in very bright, very good, like… Read more
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The Scarlet Letter, A Romance.

by Hawthorne, Nathaniel

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Published
1952
Condition
Good
Edition
Second Edition
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$200.00

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Boston, MA: Ticknor, Reed, and Frields, 1952. 2nd Edition of a classic work by Hawthorne. An early printing that includes a catalogue (bound into book) dated January 1953. Hobart & Robbins imprint on verso. The catalogue title reads "New Books and New Editions Published By Ticknor, Reed, And Fields." Some foxing on free-end papers but not on catolague. Book plate… Read more
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A Little Tour in France

by James, Henry

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Published
1900
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Trade Edition
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$22.00

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Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1900. Gold atop page edge. Bright cover with embossed drawing of French castle, golden sky, and moon. Gilt lettering along spine. Extemeites show light wear. Some minor fraying at top of spine. Overall a fine copy -- price has been cut in half!. First Trade Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Pennell,… Read more
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Sherwood Anderson & Other Famous Creoles: A Gallery of Contemporary New Orleans

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Published
1926
Condition
Good Minus
Edition
First Edition
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$950.00

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Royal Street New Orleans: The Pelican Bookshop Press, 1926. Fabulous caricatures and drawings: "A gallery of Contemporary New Orleans"! Images of bohemian life, drawn by Wm. Spratling & Arranged by Wm. Faulkner. Rare First Edition. #145 / 230 copies. Lacking the spine. Otherwise Good condition. Previous owner name on first page and ghost tape. "When Bill Faulkner came to… Read more
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Evening Everything: The Collected Poems of Loren Keller

by Keller, Loren

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The Country Bookshop
Published
2005
Condition
Like New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780977052608
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$44.00

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Myers, Florida: Harborage, 2005. Very nice association copy. Author inscription on title page reads "To Ted [Enslin], all in one book. Loren". This copy appears like new.. Association Copy from Loren Keller to Ted Enslin. First Edition. Hard Cover. Like New/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Side-Ways

by Giannini, David

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The Country Bookshop
Published
2002
Condition
Like New
ISBN
9780970066350
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$32.99

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Florence, MA: Quale Press, 2002. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Association copy. Incribed on title page "For Ted [Enslin]--Love, David 24 March 2003". No visable wear. . Association Copy from David Giannini to Ted Enslin. Paper. Like New/None. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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From Vita Nuova to Paradiso

by Wicksteed, Philip H.

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Published
1922
Condition
Good
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$19.50

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Manchester, England: The University Press of Kentucky, 1922. On the vital relations between Dante's successive works. Name inside front cover in small delicate handwriting. A nice looking, solid, green cloth-bound copy with gilt lettering on spine. . Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Two Essays.
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English Hours

by James, Henry

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1905
Condition
Good
Edition
Large Paper Edition, Limited
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$100.00

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Cambridge MA: The Riverside Press, 1905. Limited to 400 copies. Fading of spine. Name inside front cover. Good Condition. . Large Paper Edition, Limited. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Pennell, Joseph. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Story Of the World's Literature

by Macy, John

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Published
1925
Condition
Good
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$24.95

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U.S.A.: Boni and Liveright, 1925. Cover shows some wear at extremities. Some rubbing on front cover. Bright gold gilt title and cover design. Signed and inscribed by author. Also signed and inscribed by author's mother, Janet Macy! Both signatures from 1925, the year of this book's printing. Blue cloth with gilt lettering and emblem on front cover. Also gilt along… Read more
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THE AWFUL HISTORY OF BLUEBEARD: ORIGINAL DRAWING BY W.M. THACKERAY

by Thackeray, William Makepeace

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Published
1924
Condition
Good
Edition
Limited
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$150.00

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New York: Jerome Kern, 1924. This is a limited printing of a Christmas gift - privately printed for the famous song writer and book collector, Jerome Kern. The printing is limited to only 83 copies of which this is number 53. There is an Introduction by Temple Scott, and notes on the Bluebeard Legend by Charles Vale. The book was… Read more
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Something About Eve: A Comedy of Fig-leaves

by Cabell, James Branch

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1927
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Limited to 850 Copies [No. 257]
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$30.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1927. Limited to 850 copies, of which this is no. 257. -- Half (vellum?) (spine and corners) with green cloth boards; gilt seal on front, gilt lettering on spine. "Venerable and Subtle Aesred" bust on frontispiece in b&w, protected by tissue. Uncut pages. -- Spine darkened; minor dampstaining… Read more
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William Wetmore Story and His Friends: From Letters, Diaries, and Recollections (2 Volumes)

by James, Henry

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Published
1904
Condition
Very Good
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$125.00

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Boston, MA, USA: Houghton, Mifflin & Co., 1904. The complete 2 volume set. This is the rare 1904 issue. (Bibliography of American Literature #10655, setting "B." ) A clean, bright and tight, Very Good copy.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Leicester, England: Edmund Ward, 1946. Hard Cover. Good (see description)/Good (see description). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cover cloth is loose (as if bubbling) around edges, particularly in front, otherwise book in Good to Very Good condition. Dust jacket spine has 1/2" piece missing from top, and a tear that goes from there about an inch into front… Read more
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$15.00
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A Selection from the English Prose Works, Volume I ONLY

by Milton, John

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Published
1826
Condition
Poor
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$40.00

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Boston: Bowles and Dearborn, 1826. Volume I ONLY. Spine board gone. Covers chipped and worn. "50" written inside front cover. Stains inside front cover and on front end paper. Foxing on back end paper. Candidate for rebinding. Keywords: Reformation, Prelatical Episcopacy, Church Government, Ireland, Puritans.. Hard Cover. Poor/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Polyanthos, Volume I

by Buckingham, Joseph Tinker

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Published
1812
Condition
Good
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$99.95

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Boston: J.T. Buckingham, 1812. Oct. 1812 through March 1813. Chipping around edges. Darkened spine. Spot on back cover. Bumped and worn corners. Few pages within are torn. Name and year on front end paper. However, the book is tight, solid, and quite readable. Fold-out sheet music and b&w plates within. Fold-out songs with music notation include: The Steeds of Apollo,… Read more
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The Gentleman In Trollope

by Letwin, Shirley Robin

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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New York: The Akadine Press, 1997. Individuality and Moral Conduct.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Tributes to Longfellow and Emerson

by The Massachusetts Historical Society

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Published
1882
Condition
Good
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$29.95

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Boston: A. Williams and Co., 1882. By The Massachusetts Historical Society with portraits. Soil and foxing on covers. Small holes at top & bottom of spine. Bumped corners. Otherwise, a tight and attractive copy of this book. Nice gilt embroidery as well. With beautiful sepia photos of Emerson & Longfellow. Inside pages VG-.// Ellis, George E. (chair) et Alii..… Read more
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See You in the Morning

by Patchen, Kenneth.

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$19.00

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New York: Padell, 1947. First edition of Patchen's first novel. "A Novel of Love and Faith." Slightly bumped corners. Jacket has soil and spotting & is slightly chipped at corners and extremities. Blue cloth over board with gilt lettered title along spine. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Xingu and Other Stories

by Wharton, Edith

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Published
1916
Condition
Good Plus
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$70.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1916. Red cloth over board. Bright gilt title and author name on cover. Worn gilt on spine. Some spotting on front cover. Slight wear at extremities and corners. Name penned in small elegant script inside front cover. . Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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