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The Letters of Virginia Woolf - Vol. III - 1923-1928 (Signed By Editor

By NICOLSON, Nigel / TRAUTMANN, Joanne

NY: HBJ, 1979. Bound in green cloth and tan boards, stamped in gold in matching dust jacket. Neat inscription to an author from one of the editiors -- Ms. Trautmann on the front end paper. This is the first American edition of this volume of Letter by Woolf. 600 pp. . Signed. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good +.

$37.50

Letters of C.S. Lewis

By LEWIS, C.S.

NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1966. Bound in black cloth, stamped in gold in bright, clean dust jacket. Black & white plates; Toning to top edge. 308pp. Penned by Clive Staples' brother. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Near Fine.

$29.50

Soledad Brother: The Prison Letters of George Jackson
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Soledad Brother: The Prison Letters of George Jackson

By JACKSON, George

Chicago: Lawrence Hill, 1994. Bound in stiff illustrated wraps with photo of Jackson on the front panel. The foreword is by J. Jackson, Jr. The first Lawrence Hill edition. 339 pp. A bit hard to find in this edition. . First Edition Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good ++/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

A Sketch of the State of Ireland Past and Present

By CROKER, John Wilson

Dublin: M.N. Mahon, 1808. This is the scarce (no copies on OCLC/Worldcat) of the third edition, revised of this 63 page printing of this work on Ireland. Bound with Henry Walter's "Letter to the Right Reverend Herbert, Lord Bishop of Peterborough . . . on the Independence of the Authorized Version of the Bible printed in 1823 and also including the "Second Letter . . . " which was printed in 1828. Unbound, but the endsheets and pages have held up well . . . . Third Edition. Unbound. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$1200.00

Letter to the Right Reverend Herbert, Lord Bishop of Peterborough . . . On the Independence of the Authorized Version of the Bible - Included is the "Second Letter"

By WALTER, Henry

London: J. Hatchard, 1823. Unbound, but the endsheets and the pages have held up well. This is two volumes, bound in one -- the original "Letter" printed in 1823 and the "Second Letter" printed five years later. . . . Bound with Croker's A Sketch of the State of Ireland - third edition, revised of this 63 page printing of this work on Ireland. . First Edition. Unbound. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$1200.00

From Churchill's War Rooms,  Letters of a Secretary 1943-45
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From Churchill's War Rooms, Letters of a Secretary 1943-45

By MOODY, Joanna

Great Britain: Tempus, 2007. Bound in black cloth with gold lettering to spine, is the first U.K. edition, has black & white photos to middle of volume. Shows a slight lean to the left, and is in otherwise near-fine condition, as is the dustwrapper. 256 pgs. First U.K. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 9 " X 6 1/2".

$18.00

Selected Letters of Ezra Pound and William Carlos Williams (Correspondence of Ezra Pound)
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Selected Letters of Ezra Pound and William Carlos Williams (Correspondence of Ezra Pound)

By POUND, Ezra; William Carlos Williams

NY: New Directions Publishing Corporation, 1996. Bound in rose-colored cloth, stamped in gold in illustrated dust jacket (that has a picture of an old Pound and Williams on the front panel). Tight, clean copy of this 352 pp. Has two reviews laid in -- one from the NY Times and one from the New Yorker. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$32.50

Beethoven's Letters from the Collection of Dr. Ludwig Nohl (Two Volumes in One)

By BEETHOVEN, Ludwig Van

Boston: O. Ditson & Co., 1866. Bound in brown cloth, stamped in gold. Two volumes in one. 234 pp. / 256 pp. Previous owner's neat name to ffep and stamp to front pastedown. Some scuffing to spine ends -- but a tight, clean copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$155.00

Hi Principal - Inner-City Principal Talks to the Community

By BLAIR, Alice

Chicago: Chicago Public Schools, 1975. Bound in stiff light blue wraps, stamped in black. An incredibly scarce book on letters to the Principal of the George Manierre School in Chicago. 100 pages, a few pictures, but mostly letters. Scarce look at Inner-City School and teaching in the mid 70's. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$95.00

The Letters of Virginia Woolf - Vol. Three

By WOOLF, Virginia

NY: HBJ, 1978. Bound in tan cloth and green boards. In matching dust jacket. 600 page book of letters that cover the years from 1923-1928. Dust jacket is price clipped.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good ++ - Price Clipped.

$22.00

The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan   (Signed)
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan (Signed)

By Kazan, Elia

U.S.A.: Knopf, 2014. Bound in black and gray boards, stamped in black and silver. The first edition of this 650 pp. book of letters by the brilliant writer, director. Laid in is Kazan's signature from back in the 1950's. TIght, clean copy -- bold signature. . Signed By Subject. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$135.00

Maria Chabot - Georgia O'Keeffe: Correspondence, 1941-1949
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Maria Chabot - Georgia O'Keeffe: Correspondence, 1941-1949

By Georgia O'Keeffe

U.S.A.: University of New Mexico Press, 2003. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in black in matching dust jacket. A 542 pp. book on the correspondence of Chabot and O'Keefe. Glossy insert in middle of book with color and black and whit photos. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.00

Patrick White Letters
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Patrick White Letters

By WHITE, Patrick

U.S.A.: University of Chicago Press, 1996. Bound in black cloth, stamped in gray with matching dust jacket. The first edition of this 677 pp. book containing the letter of the great Australian, Nobel Prize winning author. Edited by David Marr. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

M.F.K. Fisher: A Life in Letters Correspondence 1929-1991
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M.F.K. Fisher: A Life in Letters Correspondence 1929-1991

By Fisher, M. F. K

Washington, D.C., U.S.A.: Counterpoint, 1997. Bound in maroon cloth and matching boards, stamped in gold. Massive book of letters by the noted food writer of the 20th century. 500 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Byron's Letters and Journals - Between Two Worlds -- Volume 7

By Byron, George Gordon

Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Belknap Pr, 1976. Bound in blue cloth, with Matching dust jacket. 282 pp. Tight, clean copy. Covers the year 1820.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$24.00

Byron's Letters and Journals - So Late Into the Night - Volume 5

By Byron, George Gordon

Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Belknap Pr, 1976. Bound in green cloth, stamped in gold with matching dust jacket. 309 pp. Tight, clean copy. Covers the years 1816-1817.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

The Correspondence of James Boswell with David Garrick, Edmund Burke, and Edmond Malone ( Volume 4 )

By BAKER, Peter S., Et al

London: Heinemann, 1986. Bound in blue cloth, stamped in gold. A great copy of this 480 pp. book of more Boswell letters to Garrick, Burke and Malone. In the original dust jacket. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$47.50

The Letters of Gerard Manley Hopkins to Robert Bridges (2 Volumes, complete)

By HOPKINS, Gerard Manley

London: Oxford University Press, 1935. Two volume set which also includes "The Correspondence of GMH and Richard Watson Dixon"; bound in red cloth (that shows typical fading), sans DW's; previous owners neat book plates on front paste downs; Edited with notes & introductions by Claude Colleer Abbott; black & white plates; 322/192pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.

$95.00

Life, Letters and Journals

By ALCOTT, Lousa May

Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1892. Bound in blue, decorated cloth with decorated end-papers; 5 illustrations and facsimile copies of her handwriting; edited by Ednah D. Cheney; previous owners bookplate on front paste down; 404pp.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.

$24.50

Hortus Inclusus

By RUSKIN, John

Kent, U.K.: George Allen, 1888. Bound in contemporary full vellum with navy blue leather labels on spine. Armorial binding (with gold crests on front and rear panels). Beveled boards, Gilt turnins, decorated endsheets and all edges are gilt. A bit of wear to edges, but the volume still shows well. 172 pp. . Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$80.00

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