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Wall Street Stories

LEF…VRE, Edwin

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First Edition of the Author's First Book LEF…VRE, Edwin. Wall Street Stories. New York: McClure, Phillips & CO., 1901. First edition. Author's first book. Octavo (6 7/8 x 4 5/8 inches; 175 x 118 mm) [8], 224, [5, publisher's ads], [3, blank] pp. Publisher's original dark green cloth. Front board ruled in blind. Front board and spine, lettered in gilt. Some light rubbing to extremities. Endpapers with some very light foxing. Binding slightly skewed. Internally, very clean. Overall about fine. This is the first book by the acclaimed Wall Street journalist, turned novelist. This book is made up of eight short stories pertaining to the happenings on Wall Street. Many of Lefevre's stories were originally printed in McClure's Magazine during 1900. "Eight tales of the habits and customs of Wall Street. Some are thinly-veiled portraits of well-known Wall Street characters such as James R. Keene and Daniel Drew" (Hess Collection). Einaudi. Goldsmiths'. Kress. HBS 67852. $1,850

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Walt Whitman Signed Check WHITMAN, Walt. Walt Whitman Signed Check. [New York: 1868]. (Measures 2 5/8 x 7 3/4 inches). Dated January 3, 1868. Filled out in another hand and signed by W.C. & F.P. Church (Publishers) payable to Whitman for $100.00. Endorsed on the reverse in black ink by Whitman. In very good condition with several vertical folds, cancellation cut to center, scattered light toning and soiling and a revenue stamp affixed to the front. This is Whitman's requested price for articles written by Whitman for Church. HBS 67044. $2,750

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War and Peace

TOLSTOY, Leo

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First Edition in English of ìWar and Peaceî TOLSTOY, Leo. War and Peace. A Historical Novel. Translated into French by a Russian Lady and from the French by Clara Bell. Revised and Corrected in the United States. New York: William S. Gottsberger, 1886. First edition in English, first printing, with all title-pages dated 1886 and with the proper Gottsberger imprint on versos. Six small octavo volumes (6 3/16 x 4 7/16 inches; 157 x 114 mm). [2, blank], [2], 322, [6, ads], [2, blank]; [2, blank], [2], 357, [1, blank], [2, ads], [2, blank]; [2, blank], [2], 321, [3, blank]; [2, blank], [2], 270, [10, ads], [2, blank]; [2, blank], [2], ii, 290, [10, ads], [2, blank]; [2, blank], [2], 391, [3, blank] pp. Original dark brown cloth with front cover decoratively stamped in black and gilt and lettered in gilt, back cover decoratively stamped in black, and spine ruled in black and gilt and decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt. Original brown coated endpapers. Minimal rubbing to spine extremities. A few h ... Read more

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War of the Worlds

WELLS, H.G.

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The Most Famous Alien Invasion Novel, and One of the Most Important Science Fiction Novels Ever Written WELLS, H.G. The War of the Worlds. London: William Heinemann, 1898. First edition, second state of H.G. Wellís most famous novel and a cornerstone for any science fiction collection. Octavo (7 1/2 x 5 inches; 190 x 130 mm). viii, 303,[1, blank], [32, publisher's advertisements] pp. With 32 pages publisher's undated advertisements at end, instead of the 16 pages of dated ads which denotes first issue. Original gray cloth lettered in black on front cover and spine. Publisherís logo stamped in black on back cover. Uncut. Binding slightly skewed. Spine lightly browned. Inner front hinge just barely starting but still quite solid. A few pages opened a bit rough. Overall, a very good copy. This story was the touchstone for Orson Wellesë classic radio show about the invasion of the Martians that caused such a great uproar. It was first printed serially in Pearsonís Magazine and Cosmopolitan Maga ... Read more

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War-Time Memories of the Southland

MCGOODWIN, Bessie Ware

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War-Time Memories of the Southland MCGOODWIN, Bessie Ware. War-Time Memories of the Southland. Published by the Author, [N.p., N.d., ca. 1910]. First and only edition. Small octavo. 88 pp. Full gray cloth, gilt-stamped on front cover with pink, green and blue pattern. Portrait of the author as frontispiece. A fine copy. A teenage account of the Civil War and the abolition of slavery when the South underwent a period of social, political and economic upheaval. HBS 66610. $600

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The Rare First Edition of Scottís ìWaverleyî [SCOTT, Sir Walter]. Waverley; or, íTis Sixty Years Since. In Three Volumes. Edinburgh: Printed by James Ballantyne and Co. for Archibald Constable and Co...., 1814. First edition of Sir Walter Scottís rare first novel, one of 1,000 copies printed. With all of the printing errors cited by Worthington pp. 16-17. (except for Volume I p. 210, Volume II p. 79 and Volume III, p. 159, which Worthington states only occur in some copies). Three twelvemo volumes (6 3/4 x 4 inches; 172 x 103 mm.). [8], 358, [1, printerís imprint], [3, blank]; [8], 370, [1, printerís imprint], [5, blank]; [8], 371, [5, blank] pp. Complete with half-titles and with final imprint leaves in Volume I and II. Contemporary full brown calf, rebacked with original spines laid down. Each spine with a red and a black spine label. Front boards tooled in gilt. Spines stamped and lettered in gilt. Edges speckled brown. Marbled endpapers. Each volume with previous owner Thomas Peers Wil ... Read more

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Wessex Tales

HARDY, Thomas

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First Edition, in Original Cloth HARDY, Thomas. Wessex Tales. Strange, Lively, and Commonplace. In Two Volumes. London: Macmillan and Co., 1888. First edition. Two octavo volumes (7 1/8 x 4 3/4 inches; 180 x 120 mm). [8], 247, [1, blank]; [8], 212, [4, ads] pp. Original smooth dark green cloth with front cover and spine ruled in pale green, back cover stamped in pale green with publishersí monogram device, and spine lettered in gilt. Uncut. A bit of foxing and toning to endpapers. Both volumes slightly askew. Otherwise, about fine. Each volume chemised and housed together in a quarter blue morocco slipcase. ìWessex Tales was published at 12s. in an edition of 750 copies on 4 May 1888. Only 634 copies were bound up, however, and unbound sheets were later remainderedî (Purdy). The five stories collected as Wessex Tales had all been published previously in serial form. Purdy, pp. 58-60. Sadleir 1119. Webb, p. 23. Wolff 2999. HBS 67281. $3,000

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Whittington Press

WHITTINGTON PRESS

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"The Whittington Press" Limited to 28 Copies [WHITTINGTON PRESS]. BUTCHER, David, [compiler]. The Whittington Press. A Bibliography 1982-93. With an Introduction and Notes by John Randle. [Risbury: The Whittington Press, 1996]. First edition, edition deluxe (A). Limited to 28 copies, of which this is number 6. Small folio. Full green morocco, gilt-stamped spine. Top edge gilt. With a separate portfolio of ephemera comprising 44 items. Housed in publisher's green cloth clamshell. Fine. HBS 66697. $1,750

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A Scarce Edition of This Book of Magic and Conjuring [MAGIC AND CONJURING]. DEAN, Henry. The Whole Art of Legerdemain: or Hocus Pocus in Perfection. By which the meanest Capacity may perform the Whole ART without a Teacher. Together with the Use of all the Instruments belonging thereto. To Which is Now Added Abundance of New and Rare Inventions, the like never before in Print, but much desired by many. The Nineth Edition, corrected, and improved with an entire new Set of Cuts. Written by H. Dean. London: Printed for J. Bew, 1789. Ninth edition "corrected, and improved with an entire new Set of Cuts." Twelvemo (5 7/8 x 3 3/8 inches; 150 x 86 mm). [3]-132 pp. With frontispiece woodcut and numerous other woodcuts throughout the text. The woodcuts in this edition are a bit cleaner and more refined than those of the T. Sabine eighth edition. We could only find two copies of this on OCLC, no copies on ABPC in the past 40 years and only one other copy on Rare Book Hub. ESTC does not list a J. Bew editi ... Read more

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A Scarce Edition of This Book of Magic and Conjuring [MAGIC AND CONJURING]. DEAN, Henry. The Whole Art of Legerdemain: or Hocus Pocus in Perfection. By which the meanest Capacity may perform the Whole ART without a Teacher. Together with the Use of all the Instruments belonging thereto. To Which is Now Added Abundance of New and Rare Inventions, the like never before in Print, but much desired by many. The Eighth Edition, with large Additions and Amendments. Written by H. Dean. London: Printed by T. Sabine, 1785. Eighth edition, "with large Additions and Amendments." Twelvemo (5 3/4 x 3 7/16 inches; 147 x 87 mm). [3]-108 pp. With woodcut frontispiece and numerous woodcuts illustrations in the text. We could only find one copy on OCLC at Brown University, and one copy at auction in 1979. The frontispiece is pasted down to front cover, as probably issued as the other copies seem to have ut the same way. This edition is not listed on ESTC, two other copies which are both "Ninth" editions, rather than eight ... Read more

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Whole Works of W. Tyndall

TYNDALE, William

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Three Worthy Martyrs TYNDALE, William. The Whole workes of W. Tyndall, John Frith, and Doct. Barnes, three worthy Martyrs, and principall teachers of this Churche of England, collected and compiled in one Tome togither, beyng before scattered, & now in Print here exhibited to the Church. To the prayse of God, and profite of all good Christian Readers. London: Printed by John Daye, 1573. First edition. Edited by John Foxe. Three parts in one folio volume (11 1/8 x 7 3/8 inches; 281 x 187 mm). [14], 478, [17, index], [1, blank]; [4], 3-172, [3, index], [1, blank]; [8], 183-376, [3, index], [1] pp. With B4 in the first part, and HH1 in the second part canceled as usual. Black letter and roman letter in double columns. Title and two sectional titles with repeated woodcut border (McKerrow and Ferguson 76). Half-page woodcut illustrations on A4 of the first part, and on the first and last leaves (*AAa1* verso and Rrr4 verso) of the third part. Woodcut historiated and foliate initials, typographical ornament ... Read more

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William Morris

MORRIS, William

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William Morris MORRIS, William. William Morris. An Address Delivered the XITH November MDCCCC at the Kelmscott House Hammersmith Before the Hammersmith Socialist Society by J.W. Mackail. London: Hammersmith Publishing Society, 1902. First edition. Octavo. Quarter vellum over brown paper boards, lettered in black on spine. Pages unopened. Previous owner's bookplate. Some wear to spine, else very good. HBS 66408. $100

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Wind in the Willows

GRAHAME, Kenneth

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Limited Edition of ìThe Wind in the Willowsî [RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator]. GRAHAME, Kenneth. The Wind in the Willows. Introduction by A.A. Milne. London: Methuen & Co., [1951]. First English Rackham edition. Limited to 500 numbered copies, printed on handmade paper, of which this is number 207. Large quarto. xii, 178 pp. Twelve mounted color plates (including frontispiece), twelve black and white vignette chapter headings, and three other black and white drawings. Original full white calf, gilt-stamped on spine, top edge gilt, others uncut. Edges bumped, the slightest of rubbing to top and bottom of spine. Otherwise, near fine in original publisher's slipcase with printed paper label mounted on. Slipcase with tape repair. HBS 67070. $2,500

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Wise Blood

O'CONNOR, Flannery

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First Edition, Advanced Review Copy in Dust Jacket of the Author's First Book O'CONNOR, Flannery. Wise Blood. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1952. Stated first edition, advanced review copy with the review copy slip tipped in at the front endpapers. The slip is stamped "May 19, 1952 $3.00." Octavo (8 x 5 3/8 inches; 203 x 135 mm). [1]-232 pp. Publisher's full yellow cloth, spine stamped in brown. In publisher's dust jacket. Jacket with the tiniest ding at the top of front panel, but there is no loss. Fore-edge of text block with a small ding, barely affecting the edge of the first 20 or so pages. Overall a fine copy in an about fine dust jacket. One other story in [O'Connor's] masterís thesis was revised to become the first chapter of her first novel, Wise Blood, published in 1952. This novel was some five years on the drawing board before OíConnor was willing to release it to Harcourt, Brace. She was committed to draft after draft of her stories and novels, often following circuitous ro ... Read more

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Original Watercolor Drawing from "The Ingoldsby Legends." RACKHAM, Arthur, [artist]. "Witches and Warlocks, Ghosts, Goblins and Ghouls". [London: J.M. Dent, 1907]. Original fine pen and ink and watercolor from "The Ingoldsby Legends." Watercolor measures 228 x 152 mm. Frame measures 19 x 15 inches. Signed 'ARackham' on lower right corner. Mounted, framed and glazed. Image is as the title states, of a group of witches and warlocks, ghosts, goblins and ghouls, mainly in greys, blacks and some blue tones. Some minor professional restoration to edges, not affecting image. Overall a very beautiful original painting. First published, as a black and white drawing, in the 1898 J.M. Dent edition of "The Ingoldsby Legends" (page 465). Rackham undertook a 'careful overhauling' of the book in which 'many of the pen drawings have been reconsidered and worked on again...' Accordingly, this drawing was reproduced, now in colour, opposite page 396 in the 1907 edition of "The Ingoldsby Legends" (J.M. Dent and E ... Read more

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Woman of Honor

CLELAND, John

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First Edition from the Author of "Fanny Hill" [CLELAND, John]. The Woman of Honor. In Three Volumes. London: Printed for T. Lowndes and W. Nicoll, 1768. First edition. Three twelvemo volumes (6 5/8 x 4 inches; 169 x 102 mm). [4], 250; [4], 246, [4, publisher's ads]; [4], 272, [1, errata], [1, blank] pp. With the errata leaf at the end of Volume III and four pages of publisher's ads at the end of Volume II. Engraved headpieces at the tops of the first pages of text to each volume. This is a rare three-decker, we could find no copies at auction in over 50 years and only three copies in U.S. libraries. The prose of this novel is made up of a series of letters like that of Fanny Hill. Contemporary half calf over speckled paper boards. Calf tooled in blind on covers. Spine with black morocco spine labels, lettered in gilt. Spine tooled in gilt. All edges speckled red. Paper on boards rubbed and occasionally peeling away, the worst to volume I. Internally very clean and bright. Overall a very good set. ... Read more

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Edition de Luxe, with Nineteen Color Plates by Walter Crane [CRANE, Walter, illustrator]. HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel. A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys. With sixty designs by Walter Crane. [Boston: Houghton Mifflin & Company] Cambridge: Printed at the Riverside Press, 1893. Edition de Luxe. Limited to 250 numbered copies on large paper, this being number 176. Quarto. x, 210 pp. With sixty designs by Walter Crane, including decorative head- and tail-pieces printed in colors and an added color title and nineteen color plates mounted on leaves of Japanese vellum ruled and captioned in gold. With tissue guards. Original embossed parchment over boards. Front cover and spine decoratively lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Decorative endpapers in gold and white. Minimal foxing. Otherwise a fine copy. In the original green linen dust wrapper decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt on front cover and spine and green linen slipcase. ìIn October, 1891, Walter Crane left with his family for a tour t ... Read more

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Edition de Luxe, with Nineteen Color Plates by Walter Crane [CRANE, Walter, illustrator]. HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel. A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys. With sixty designs by Walter Crane. [Boston: Houghton Mifflin & Company] Cambridge: Printed at the Riverside Press, 1893. Edition de Luxe. Limited to 250 numbered copies on large paper, this being number 9. Quarto. x, 210 pp. With sixty designs by Walter Crane, including decorative head- and tail-pieces printed in colors and an added color title and nineteen color plates mounted on leaves of Japanese vellum ruled and captioned in gold. With tissue guards. Original embossed parchment over boards. Front cover and spine decoratively lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Decorative endpapers in gold and white. Previous owner Stilwell's bookplate on front free endpaper. A fine copy. In the original green linen dust wrapper decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt on front cover and spine and green linen slipcase. ìIn October, 1891, Walter Crane l ... Read more

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Wonderful Wizard of Oz

BAUM, L. Frank

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The Most Famous American Children's Book, First Edition of L. Frank Baum's Classic "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" BAUM, L. Frank. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. With pictures by W.W. Denslow. Chicago: Geo. M. Hill Co., 1900. First edition, first state of text. With the first state of the Moon plate facing p. 34, having the two dark blue blots on the moon. The publisherís imprint at foot of spine in red in plain, unserifed type, with ìCO.î set in ordinary fashion, (only a few unobtainable presentation copies with the green publisher's imprint we issued before this issue). The verso of the title-page plate is blank, bearing no copyright notice. Also with the following first issue points: on p. [2], the publisherís advertisements are boxed; on p. 14, line one begins ìlow wail on...î; p. 81, fourth line from bottom has ìpeicesî; p. [227], line 1 begins: ìWhile Tin Woodman...î; and the colophon in eleven lines and boxed, with the initial letter in color; with perfect type in the last line of p. 100 a ... Read more

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Wonderful Wizard of Oz

BAUM, L. Frank

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First Edition of " The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" BAUM, L. Frank. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. With pictures by W.W. Denslow. Chicago: Geo. M. Hill Co., [1900]. First edition, second state. With the following points: on p. [2], the publisherís advertisement has no box; on p. 14, line one begins ìlow wail of...î; p. 81, fourth line from bottom has ìpiecesî; p. [227], line 1 begins: ìWhile The Woodman...î; and the colophon is reset in thirteen lines with no box; with broken type in the last line of p. 100 and p. 186. The verso of the title-page has a press-printed copyright notice, with the ìRîís having tails that are on a line with the rest of the printing. Second state of plate facing p. 34 without the two dark-blue blots on the moon and the second state of plate facing p. 92 without the pink shading at the horizon. Quarto (8 5/16 x 6 3/8 inches; 211 x 165 mm). 259, [1, blank], [1], [1, blank] pp. Twenty-four inserted color plates (including title). Original light green cloth pictorially stamp ... Read more

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