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A BOOK OF ESSAYS

by Williams, Blanche Colton PhD

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Boston 1931 1st Heath. Essays by a wide variety of writers including Poe, Coleridge, Kaempffert, Silas Bent, John Drinkwater, George Saintsbury, Alexander Smith, Gamaliel Bradford, etc. 8vo., 388pp., hardcover. Good, light wear to spine ends, no DJ. .
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THE NEW OUTLINE OF MODERN KNOWLEDGE

by Pryce-Jones, Alan (editor)

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London 1957 The Companion Book Club. 8vo., 623pp., index, boards. VG, no DJ.
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EXITS AND ENTRANCES A BOOK OF ESSAYS AND SKETCHES

by Stoddard, Charles Warren

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Boston 1903 1st Lothrop. Octavo., 375pp., hardcover. Fairly Good, inner hinges cracked, no DJ. .
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ONE THING AND ANOTHER A BOOK OF ESSAYS

by Moore, Judge Charles Forrest

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NY 1924 1st William Edwin Rudge. Introduction by Dr. Frank Crane. 8vo., 260pp., original hardcover. Good, spine rubbed and spotted, mounted spine label chipped, no DJ.
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THE PSYCHOLOGIST

by Bishop, Putnam P

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NY 1996. Putnam. Hardcover. Sm.8vo., 354pp., cloth. Good, spine ends a bit worn, small chip on front decorative blank, no DJ. .
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WINDFALLS

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London no date. c. 1915 Dent. 12mo., 270pp., illustrated by Clive Gardinre. Good.
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SPINACH AND ZWEIBACK THE WRITINGS OF NEWELL MARTIN

by Parsons, Cynthia

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MIllbrook 1993 Grinnell. Hardcover. Octavo, 515pp. Index, cloth. Fine in VG DJ. .
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THE DRIFT OF CIVILIZATION A SYMPOSIUM

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NY 1929 Second Printing. By the Contributors to the Fiftieth Anniversary Number of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. 8vo., 268pp., printed boards. VG, no DJ.
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ESSAYS NEW AND OLD

by Huxley, Aldous

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NY 1927 B Doran. 8vo., 306pp. Good, small tear without loss at head of spine, no DJ.
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THE DECAY OF SENSIBILITY AND OTHER ESSAYS AND SKETCHES

by Gwynn, Stephen

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London 1900 Bodley Head. 8vo., 263pp., hardcover. Good, some cover wear and soiling, head of spine a bit worn.
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NOCTES AMBROSIANAE

by Wilson, John

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London 1888 Hamilton, Adams. 320pp. Good, spine fade, some wear.
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PENCILLINGS

by Murray, John Middleton

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NY 1925 Thomas Selzer. 8vo., 277pp., hardcover. VG, some offsetting on endpapers from news articles that had been laid in, a few small spots on spine. .
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ON SMOKING FROM THE BOOK PAGAN PAPERS

by Grahame, Kenneth

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Montreal 1946. Limited to 225 copies. Lg.8vo., 17pp., cloth with label. VG, light soiling.
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STIRABOUT

by McCord, David

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Cambridge 1928. 8vo., 260pp. Inscribed by McCord. Essays by McCord on various topics from American journals. VG, no DJ.
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INTIMATIONS

by Wells, Gabriel

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London 1927 1st Constable. Octavo, 157pp., yellow cloth hardcover with mounted paper spine label. Good plus, light wear. .
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THE OLD GARDEN

by Nickerson, Jane Soames

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London 1975 Poets' and Painters' Press. 8vo., 116pp., wraps. Short thoughts, essays, poems by Nickerson. VG.
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OF READING BOOKS FOUR ESSAYS

by Lowes, John Livingston

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London 1930. Sm.8vo., 153pp. VG in Good DJ, some soiling, wear.
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NO RETREAT FROM REASON AND OTHER ESSAYS (signed)

by Cohn, Alfred E

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NY 1948 1st Harcourt Brace. Hardcover. Octavo, 279pp., cloth. **Inscribed and signed by Cohn. VG in Good DJ, a few small chips. .
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SWEET AND SOUR COMMENTS ON BOOKS AND PEOPLE

by O'Hara, John

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NY 1954 1st. 8vo., 162pp. Fine in near Fine DJ, slight rubbing. .
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IDEAS ARE HIGH EXPLOSIVES (signed)

by Johnson, Alvin

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NY 1962. Editorial from the New School Bulletin, re-issued on Johnson's 88th birthday. 12mo., 80pp., wraps. Inscribed and signed by Johnson. Lain in: Autograph letter signed from Johnson. Good Plus, a few page corners bent down, light cover wear. .
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