Sign In | Register

Authors starting with J from Quill & Brush Results 1 -20 of 171

  • You searched for:
  • Bookseller inventory: Quill & Brush (authors starting with J) (x)
  • Bookseller: Quill & Brush (x)
  • Edit search
  • New search
  • Add to want list
1
  • Quantity available: 1
New York: Viking Press, (1968). First edition. Posthumous collection edited by her husband, Stanley Edgar Hyman. From the collection of sports writer Paul "Dr. Z" Zimmerman with his penciled notations on rear endpaper and contents page and corresponding passages lightly marked in pencil in margins. Page edges moderately foxed otherwise fine. In very good to near fine dust jacket with light soiling, touch of rubbing and few tiny tears.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $112.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


2

THE SUNDIAL

Jackson, Shirley

  • Quantity available: 1
New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, (1958). First edition. Twelve occupants of a mansion await the end of the world believing they will be the only survivors. Small paint stain on bottom edge of spine and few tiny holes in rear spine-gutter area otherwise very good or better in price-clipped dust jacket with light edge rubbing and two small tears repaired with tape on verso. Still, a bright copy.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $56.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


3

THE LOTTERY: A Play in One Act

(Jackson, Shirley) Adapted by Brainerd Duffield

  • Quantity available: 1
Chicago: The Dramatic Publishing Company, (1953). First edition thus, one-act play based on the Shirley Jackson story of the same name. Near fine in stapled paperwraps. BASED ON JACKSON'S STORY

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $67.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


4

THE ROAD THROUGH THE WALL

Jackson, Shirley

  • Quantity available: 1
New York: Farrar, Straus and Co., 1948. First edition. Her first book. Loosely based on her childhood in an affluent California neighborhood. Very good to near fine with the usual darkening of the pages (due to the high pulp paper used during and after WWII), small tear near hinge of half-title page mended with archival tape on verso, hint of sticker shadow on verso front endpaper, and two small damp stains to page edges not extending to pages. Spine and covers quite bright and fine. In very good or better dust jacket with few tiny chips, internal archival-tape mends to two thumb-nail tears (spine and front flap fold), and spine and flap edges a bit tanned. From the collection of sports writer Paul "Dr. Z" Zimmerman with his penciled notations on rear endpaper.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $504.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


5

THE SUNDIAL

Jackson, Shirley

  • Quantity available: 1
New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, (1958). First edition. Twelve occupants of a mansion await the end of the world believing they will be the only survivors. 8vo gray cloth backed black paper boards; spine stamped in black; top edge yellow. Near fine in like dust jacket with mild shelf wear. From the collection of sports writer Paul "Dr. Z" Zimmerman with his penciled notations on rear endpaper.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $84.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


6

LET EACH MAN REMEMBER

Jacobsen, Josephine

  • Quantity available: 1
Dallas, TX: Kaleidograph Press, (1940). First edition of AUTHOR'S SCARCE FIRST BOOK. Near fine with previous owner's name and date neatly written on front endpaper and faint foxing on page edges. In dust jacket with a few small closed tears, shallow chipping, light soiling and spine slightly tanned. Joseph Brodsky once praised Jacobsen's poetry for its "reserve, stoic timbre, and its high precision.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $224.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


7
  • Quantity available: 1
Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press, 1975. First edition. Short, offbeat stories illustrated with drawings by David Bromige. Number Number 24 of 200 numbered copies SIGNED BY JAFFE (of 226 total). Lower corners gently bumped still fine in original acetate.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $34.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


8
  • Quantity available: 1
Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1894. Third edition. Gilt page edges, decorations and lettering. Near fine with offset on endpapers.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $168.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


9
  • Quantity available: 1
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1893. First U.S. edition. Variant binding, Edel & Laurence A39b (C), lettered in red. Very good with light soiling and cover edges slightly rubbed.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $112.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


10

THE MIDDLE YEARS

James, Henry

  • Quantity available: 1
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1917. First edition. An almost very good copy with spine and edges sunned, inscription on front endpaper, offset on endpapers and title page, light foxing and newspaper clippings affixed to back endpaper and pastedown.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $67.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


11
  • Quantity available: 1
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1903. First U.S. edition, which differs somewhat from the UK. Top corners bumped otherwise near fine in fine blue-cloth dust jacket (as issued) with just a touch of minor wear.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $840.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


12

PORTRAITS OF PLACES

James, Henry

  • Quantity available: 1
London: Macmillan and Co., 1883. First edition, first issue in primary binding of blue-green smooth cloth with "JAMES" in uniform letters on spine. 1,000 copies. Precedes the American edition. Light scattered foxing, boards rubbed on corners and a few light spots, back hinge starting to crack, small thin strip of cloth tape on copyright page and front endpaper (covering something?), otherwise very good.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $336.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


13

CONFIDENCE

James, Henry

  • Quantity available: 1
Boston: Houghton, Osgood, 1880. First American edition. Original dark green cloth, gilt spine lettering and brown coated endpapers. Spine slightly turned, fraying and nicks at tips of spine end and corners, front hinge, once repaired, shows glue stains, otherwise very good.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $224.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


14
  • Quantity available: 1
New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1948. First edition. Edited and with an introduction by Allan Wade. Light rubbing to spine ends and tips, otherwise fine in dust jacket with slightly soiled spine and spine lettering faded (barely legible).

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $67.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


15

APG 171.1 (2004)

James, Henry

  • Quantity available: 999
JamesH.pdf

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $45.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


16

FIFTY SHADES OF GRAY

James, E. L.

  • Quantity available: 1
Westfield, New South Wales: The Writer's Coffee Shop, (2011). First edition, second state or printing, with numeral "I" on spine. (The first state, without the "I," was produced before it was to be a trilogy.) This copy with the lulu bar code number 90000 on the back cover. Front cover illustrated from an art photo by Jennifer McGuire; 372 numbered pages. A huge overnight success made into a movie. Who could have known? Fine in original illustrated paperwraps.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $392.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


17
  • Quantity available: 1
Turkey Press, 1985. First edition as issued, #103/200 of a total edition of 250. SIGNED BY LAUGHLIN. Hand printed, on a Vandercook 219 press, in Dante type and printed letterpress on Frankfurt Cream paper by Sandra Liddell Reese at Turkey Press; this being the Press' 41st book publication. Hand bound in paper covered boards with linen spine. Paper on the boards is hand inked in a multi-colored design. 60 pages, 6.5 x 9 inches. The book was designed by Harry Reese, who also made the paper for the deluxe edition. That edition consisted of 40 copies, 26 of which were for sale and 14 of which were reserved for the author and publisher. Inserted in the book is the prospectus, measuring 8.2 x 10.8 inches, printed on cream-colored laid paper, which has a 14-line statement on Laughlin by Guy Davenport. This collection of poems is followed by explanatory jottings by Laughlin that are full of brilliance and learning. The author was the publisher of New Directions. The book is in very fine condition, with a very go ... Read more

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $84.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


18

ABBEYS

James, M. R.

  • Quantity available: 1
Paddington Station, London: The Great Western Railway, 1925. First edition. Additional chapter on "Monastic Life and Buildings" by A. Hamilton Thompson. Illustrated. Great Western Railway map in pocket on back paste down. About very good with offset shadow on front board, corners rubbed, endpapers lightly foxed, name on front endpaper.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $67.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


19

I MISSED THE TRAIN TO LITTLE ROCK

Jameson, W. C. [William Carl]

  • Quantity available: 1
Conway, Arkansas: Seven Oaks Publ. Co., (1994). First edition. Early, or perhaps the first, poetry selection from the writer, author, singer/songwriter, and professional treasure hunter known for his "Buried Treasures of America" series. INSCRIBED TO LOUIS DANIEL BRODSKY, "To L.D.--...one who know the words, the language, the joys, the pains of this kind of life. Best, WC Jameson." Cream-colored paperwraps printed in brown, teal, orange and black. Fine. TREASURE HUNTER'S BOOK OF POETRY, INSCRIBED TO FELLOW POET

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $84.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00


20

THE DOOR IN THE WALL

Jaro, Benita Kane

  • Quantity available: 1
Sag Harbor, New York: The Permanent Press, (1992). First edition of her second Roman novel. INSCRIBED "Much love, Benita"; and a nice personal one page ALS to Doris Grumbach, the novelist, essayist and critic, whose blurb for the book appears on the back inside cover of this advance copy. "Dear Doris-- Well, here are the bound galleys. At last. Didn't they do me a nice cover? And didn't they feature your beautiful blurb in a prominent place -- as it deserves? . . ." Fine in glossy pictorial wraps.

Bookseller: Quill & Brush, Maryland, United States
Seller rating:

Price: $67.00

Shipping (USA): $5.00

Sort


Search within these results

More search options


Filter by Price ($)


  • Filter by Attribute

    • First Editions (137)
    • Signed (51)
    • With photos (50)
  • Filter by Country

    • United States (171)

Didn't find what you're looking for?

Try adding this search to your want list. Millions of books are added to our site everyday and when we find one that matches your search, we'll send you an e-mail. Best of all, it's free.

Add to want list

Trustpilot