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Alexandria and Her Schools. Four Lectures

by Kingsley, Charles

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Published
1854
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First edition
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London: Macmillan, 1854. First edition. Original wine-colored cloth, corners and edges worn, covers faded and marked, internally very good. 19.5 × 13cm, xxiv + 172pp + 16pp ads dated June 1854, yellow endpapers with ads for the publisher's series of Theological Manuals. Colbeck describes his "first state" copy as having a November catalogue, however he notes that "first edition… Read more
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The Outline of History

by (White, E.B.) Wells, H.G.

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Published
1920
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First American edition
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$450.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1920. First American edition. Two volumes, cloth. Inscribed in vol. 1 by E.B. White to his father "in the year of the Lord nineteen hundred and twenty and of the beginning of the earth several million". White has also written his father's name in voume 2.
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Letters of E. B. White. Collected and Edited by Dorothy Lobrano Guth

by White, E.B.

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Published
1976
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First edition
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New York: Harper, 1976. First edition. Cloth, very good, in dust jacket. Hall A32. White's secretary Isabel Russell's copy, inscribed to her by White : "You had a lot to do with cleaning up this messy manuscript, and I am grateful for every minute of it it --- as well as your optimism which I did not share...," dated… Read more
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The Lady is Cold. Poems by E.B.W.

by [White, E.B.]

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Published
1929
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First edition
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New York: Harper, 1929. First edition. Cloth backed pictorial boards. Corners rubbed, spine gilt dulled, rear hinge cracked; a very good copy, in chipped dust jacket. Binding B (picturing a city skyline, and in our experience less common than binding A). Only 1,392 copies were printed. White's first published book,scarce in dust jacket. Inscribed by White to the playwright… Read more
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This Side of Paradise

by Fitzgerald, F. Scott

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Published
1920
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First edition
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New York: Scribner's, 1920. First edition. First edition of Fitzgerald's first novel and greatest success.The first printing consisted of 3000 copies; two reprints were called for within a month. Inscribed to a member of the Princeton class of 1920: "For Jerry English -- (Remember now its a solemn promise about June) F. Scott Fitzgerald - April Fools day… Read more
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My Ten Years in a Quandary and How they Grew

by Benchley, Robert

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Published
1936
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First edition
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New York: Harper, 1936. First edition. Original green cloth, very good, in lightly worn price -clipped dust jacket, chipped at the top (supplied from another copy). Inscribed "For Madeleine, among other reasons, because she lent class to this book by reading it aloud. Uncle Bob Benchley with love, (and a fur-bearing pen). September 30, 1936". There are… Read more
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The Baron in the Trees

by Calvino, Italo

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Published
1959
Edition
First American edition
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$1,850.00

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New York: Random House, 1959. First American edition. Translated by Archibald Colquhoun. Brown cloth, a fine copy in lightly worn dust jacket (designed by Georg Salter). Inscribed and signed by Calvino, on his first visit to New York, "a Vera che ha afatto arrampicare il Barone sulle piante americane, con gratitudine" dated New York, 12 November 1959. Later in… Read more
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Days to Come

by Hellman, Lillian

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Published
1936
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First edition
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New York: Knopf, 1936. First edition. Inscribed by Hellman to fellow playwright Lanford Wilson. With Wilson's ownership stamp, and an early owner's signature crossed through. Nice copy in dust jacket.
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Rescue the Dead

by Ignatow, David

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Published
1968
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Middletown: Wesleyan University Press, 1968. First edition. Inscribed by Ignatow "For Paul Zweig: In friendship. Dave, dated Feb. 1, 1968". Ignatow would dedicate his "Shadowing the Ground" to Zweig's memory. Wrappers, fine.
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Dubin's Lives

by Malamud, Bernard

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Published
1979
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$150.00

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New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1979. Inscribed "Ingmar Bjorksten -- for my Swedish connection in the U.S.A. with every good wish / Bernard Malamud" This presentation to Bjorksten, a cultural journalist and member of the Swedish Academy seems to have been a part in Malamud's campaign for the Nobel Prize. Second printing of the Farrar (trade) edition, published as… Read more
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Poems

by Rogers, Samuel

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Published
1840
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London: Edward Moxon, 1840. Two volumes, contemporary dark green pebble-grain leather, with large gilt Grecian urn in the center of each cover, gilt edges, by Hayday. Inner hinges repaired. Bindings a bit rubbed. Inscribed "To William Russell Esq from his friend the author"
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