Category: Literature-American


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Homes of American Authors; comprising Anecdotical, Personal, and Descriptive Sketches, by Various Writters

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam & Co.: 1853

Inventory Number: 19422

Condition: Wear to top and bottom of spine, some wear to edges, some transfering, a few b&w illus. of authors from other sources glued to front and back blank pages, otherwise good.two title pages( differently typeset)

In this instance, the full page plates are all black and white, but a series of 14 very charming colored vignettes, printed on tissues and mounted onto the book sheets, mainly as chapter headings, is too remarkable not to be registered. These vignettes are all glimpses of portions of the residences or grounds. We have counted eleven wood engravings colored, but not on mounted tissue in this edition not published by Putnam View more info

Rodolphus A Franconia Story

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: (no date-1852)

Inventory Number: 28924

Condition: Some wear to covers and all edges, discoloration to endpapers, interior good

By the author of The Rollo Books View more info

Place: A Workingman's Guide to the Universe

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Place: 19732

Edition: Spring: Volume One, Number 1

Inventory Number: 40441

Condition: Water rings to front cover, light sunning to spine; otherwise vg.

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Poetry Volume 87 Number 3 December 1955

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Modern Poetry Association: 1955

Inventory Number: 40450

Condition: Light wear to covers, otherwise vg.

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The Token of Friendship: An Offering for All Seasons

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Phillips, Sampson and Company: Nd(1862)

Inventory Number: 41808

Condition: Leather worn along edges, long inscription in ink on f.e.p. by previous owner, some dampstaining

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Sub Rosa or, Rape of the Printerie

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Privately Printed: 1930

Inventory Number: 42643

Condition: Vg

An interesting example of early 20th century weird fiction View more info

An Old Portfolio

By: A. F. D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Privately printed for the Author: 1911

Inventory Number: 28919

Condition: Previous owner's inscription to front endpaper, bookplate to front pastedown, some sunning to covers, otherwise good

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The Inman Diary A Public and Private Confession (in 2 vols)

By: Aaron, Daniel (edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge and London, Harvard University Press: 1985

Inventory Number: 13871

Condition: Vg

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The Colophon, New Series: A Quarterly For Bookmen, Autumn 1935, Volume 1, Number 2

By: Adler, Elmer (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Autumn1935

Inventory Number: 33662

Condition: Vg

Includes articles on Mother Goose, Poe, Frank Holme, Whitman, Literature of Alchemy, Butler, Twain and numerous advertisements in the back. Also has colour self portrait of Richard Floethe as part of the Artist's Portrait Prints, sixth of the series. View more info

The Cat Who Wished to be a Man

By: Alexander, Lloyd

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & CO., Inc.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inventory Number: 40352

ISBN: 0525275452

Condition: Vg in lightly worn dust jacket

Author's presentation copy View more info

Bradbury Folk; or, Lois' Revenge

By: Allen, Olivia

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: nd (1880's)

Inventory Number: 41093

Condition: Cloth sl. worn

Part of the Religious Tract Society's Shilling Illustrated Books for Adults in Large Type View more info

Eirene; or, A Woman's Right

By: Ames, Mary Clemmer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam & Sons: 1871

Inventory Number: 28270

Condition: Foxing throughout, wear to all edges and covers

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Childe Harvard; a Romance of Cambridge

By: Ames, Nathan

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, Published by author: 1848

Inventory Number: 27387

Condition: 8cm tear along spine.Light foxing throughout, previous owners' name to title page, previous owner's name to front endpaper.

Written under the pseudonym Senor Alguno View more info

T.S. Eliot's Concept of Language A Study of Its Development

By: Antrim, Harry T.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Gainesville, FL, University of Florida Press: 1971

Inventory Number: 38724

ISBN: 0813003261

Condition: Fine

University of Florida Humanities Monograph Number 35 View more info


By: Archibald, A. K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Thomas Wiley Jr.: 1848

Inventory Number: 27321

Condition: Badly stained & worn, fraying to edges. reading copy

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This is my Song

By: Bailey, Peter A.B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: np (Montreal?), np: (1974)

Inventory Number: 34021

Condition: VG

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By: Ballard, J.G.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1973

Edition: First American printing

Inventory Number: 37746

ISBN: 0374130728

Condition: Vg in vg dust jacket

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T.S. Eliot and Education

By: Bantock, G.H

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1970

Inventory Number: 38572

ISBN: 057109435X

Condition: Fine

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Yankee Peddler; or, Old Times in Virginia A Farce In One Act

By: Barnett, Morris

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Dick & Fitzgerald, Publishers:

Edition: New edition, revised and improved

Inventory Number: 35330

Condition: Cover is worn and torn, corners folded, otherwise good

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The King's Highway

By: Barr, Amelia E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead and Company: 1897

Inventory Number: 27316

Condition: Previous owner's inscription to front endpaper, otherwise good

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