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The Greatest Thing in the World and Other Essays

by Henry Drummond

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biblioboy
Published
1971
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Fine
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reprint
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Collins, London and Glascow, 1971 Reprint 156 pages. Fine in near fine decorative slip case, with very light edge wear. See photos Bx 18
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On Friendship

by Louise Bachelder (editor)

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biblioboy
Published
1966
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York, 1966. 62 pages. Near fine with a small rubbed spot to inside front hinge (printers error) else fine in dust jacket with very light wear.
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A Book of Words

by Rudyard Kipling

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biblioboy
Published
1928
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$30.80

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Doubleday, NY 1928. 279 pages. First edition. Very good in good dust jacket. Lightear anddust soiling to pageedges in dust jacket with rubbing, toning,light soiling and chipping along top edge. Half inch chip to head of spine. Jacket is protected by a mylar ocver. See photos. bx 146
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The World of Sholom Aleichem

by Goldberg, B.Z.

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biblioboy
Published
1953
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Very Good
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First Edition
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The World of Sholom Aleichem by his son-in-law B.Z. Goldberg. Two articles comprise the text of the brochure with illustrations by Ben Shahn. The 9.5 x 12 inch, 12 page booklet includes "The Production" booklet in the centerfold. Howard DaSilva, Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis. The centerfold is illustrated with stills from the production and information on the performers, etc.… Read more
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The Concord Saunterer Vol. 19 No. 1. July 1987.

by Blanding, Thomas (Editor)

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biblioboy
Published
1987
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Near Fine
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first thus
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The Concord Saunterer Vol. 19 No. 1. July 1987. Published by the Thoreau Lyceum, Concord. MA. The Concord Saunterer: A Journal of Thoreau Studies is an annual peer-reviewed journal of Thoreau scholarship that features in-depth essays about Thoreau, his times and his contemporaries, and his influence today.This 5.5 x 8.5 inch, 61 page periodical contains Concord History and… Read more
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Composed on the Tongue

by Allen Ginsberg

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biblioboy
Published
1980
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Very Good
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later printing
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9780912516295
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$10.80

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A very good copy with edge wear and light dust soiling a few readers creases,153 page trade paperback. See Photos 714
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The Coral Sea

by Patti Smith

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biblioboy
Published
1997
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Near Fine
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9780393316261
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$20.00

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A near fine copy with light edge wear as shown. 71 pages. See Photos box 18
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THE PIED PIPER SYNDROME: AND OTHER ESSAYS

by Hunter, Mollie

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biblioboy
Published
1992
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Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060203795
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[New York]: A Charlotte Zolotow Book / HarperCollins Pubishers [1992]. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. 006020379X . First edition. "Here, in a collectino of six essays, the extraordinarily talented, prize=winning author shares her thoughts on a lifetime's experience in writing". 118 pages. Near Fine copy [tiny bump to the top edge of… Read more
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SCRAPS

by Baker, Lori

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biblioboy
Published
1995
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780945926337
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Providence [Rhode Island]: Paradigm Press [1995]. Very Good. 1995. First Edition. Trade Paperback. 0945926332 . First edition [no statement of printing]. Limited to 1000 copies. Blue pictorial wrappers, 94+ pages. Collects 4 stories. VG copy [otherwise Near Fine copy marred by vertical crimping/creasing, and with a small area of light scratching to the front cover]. bx 210
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NECON STORIES

by (Necon) The Necon Committee (editors) [Les Daniels, Chet Williamson, John Farris, Lucius Shepard, John Coyne, Alan Ryan, F. Paul Wilson, S. T. Joshi, Darrell Schweitzer, Donald M. Grant, Thomas F. Monteleone, et al] [H. P. Lovecraft related]

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biblioboy
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$65.00

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Providence: Three Bobs Press. Fine. 1990. First Edition. Trade Paperback. First edition. Copy #6/50 numbered copies in red lettered [trade sized paperback format] wrappers that were reserved for the contributors. Essays and photographs relating to Necon, stories, plus essays on H. P. Lovecraft, etc. 159 pages, illustrated [by Bob Lavoie, Steve Gervais and Don Maitz].… Read more
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ENEMY CLOTHING: FICTIONS [FIVE FINGERS PRESS BOOK SERIES #5]

by Chadwick, Cydney [John High and Thoreau Lovell, editors] [cover design by Allen Freeman]

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biblioboy
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780961840990
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$23.00

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San Francisco: Five Fingers Press [1993]. Very Good. 1993. First Edition. Trade Paperback. 0961840994 . First edition of the author's first full-length collection. This copy has been inscribed and signed ["Cydney"] by the author on the title page. Limited to 1000 copies. Pictorial wrappers, 114+ pages. Otherwise Near Fine with something [owner's name?] blacked-out at the top… Read more
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STRAY STUDIES FROM ENGLAND AND ITALY

by Green, John Richard

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biblioboy
Published
1892
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Fair with no dust jacket
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Later Edition
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London: Macmillan and Co 1892 Second edition thus. Maroon cloth with gold gilt spine lettering and with the front board bordered in blind, 360 pages collecting a series of papers reprinted mostly from Macmillan's Magazine and the Saturday Review. Ex-library [Hofstra University Library] else Good or better copy with cracking to the front hinge and a… Read more
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A CHRISTMAS SERMON

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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biblioboy
Published
1900
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Very Good
Edition
y First Edition
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Title: A Christmas SermonAuthor: Robert Louis Stevenson Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, NY Printed by D. B. Updike, at the Merrymount Press Date: 1900 Edition: First separate edition with matching dates on the title and copyright pages with no statement of later printing. Format: Hardcover in glassine dust jacket Size: 12mo Pages: 25 An essay on Christmas previously published in Across the Plains in… Read more
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IN THE REALMS OF GOLD ... SELECTED LITERARY QUOTATIONS

by Donovan, Fred J. (edited by)

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biblioboy
Published
1964
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Providence, Rhode Island: Oxford Press Inc [1964]. Very Good. 1964. First Edition. Trade Paperback. First edition [no statement of printing]. "The purpose of this volume is to share the results of classroom experiences in the teaching of English". Blue and gold printed wrappers, 107 pages, index of authors and titles. Otherwise Near Fine copy with a word… Read more
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THE HOUSE OF SPRAT

by Nichols, Frederick Sammons

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biblioboy
Published
1948
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Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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Prairie City, IL: The Decker Press [1948]. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition [no statement of printing]. This copy has been inscribed and signed ["Frederick S. Nichols"] by the author on the front free endpaper. Green cloth with blue lettering, 103 pages collecting essays about various nursery rhymes/characters. VG copy [spine… Read more
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THE PARIS REVIEW NUMBER 89 FALL 1983

by (The Paris Review) [James Laughlin, May Sarton, Lane Yorke, Michael Brownstein, Thomas Glynn, Victor Perera, Murray Pomerance, Don Bachardy, Robert Cumming, et al]

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biblioboy
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Flushing / Paris: The Paris Review Inc. Very Good. 1983. First Edition. Softcover. First edition. Magazine. Pictorial [perfect-bound] wrappers, last numbered page is 263, illustrated. VG+ copy. .12
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THE HOPKINS REVIEW (NEW SERIES) VOL. 1 NO. 4 FALL 2008

by (The HopkiEdited by Hopkins Reveiw Contributions by Peter Cooley, Debora Greger, Mark halliday, Stanley Plumly, Peter Schmitt, Floyd Skloot, Michael Spence, Sidney Wade, Frederick Barthelme, Richard Burgin, Jean McGarry, Angus Fletcher.

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biblioboy
Published
2008
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press. Near Fine. 2008. First Edition. Softcover. First edition. Magazine. Pictorial wrappers [about 7" x 10"], last numbered page is 667 [first numbered page is 520], illustrated. Edited by Hopkins Reveiw Contributions by Peter Cooley, Debora Greger, Mark halliday, Stanley Plumly, Peter Schmitt, Floyd Skloot, Michael Spence, Sidney Wade, Frederick Barthelme, Richard Burgin, Jean… Read more
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DIE WEIBLICHE MUSE: SECHS ESSAYS UBER KUNSTLERISCH SCHAFFENDE FRAUEN DER GOETHEZEIT [STUDIES IN GERMAN LITERATURE, LINGUISTICS, AND CULTURE VOL. 8]

by Riley, Helene M. Kastinger

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biblioboy
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780938100058
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[Columbia, SC]: Camden House. 1986 First edition [stated]. Main text is in German [without English Language translation]. 280 pages, illustrated, anmerkungen, anhang, bibliographie. Very Good copy with light soiling to covers, light page edge foxing; the contents are tight and clean, no Dust Wrapper, as issued]. .
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COUNTRY CHAFF II

by Easterling, Jerry [illustrations and cover design by Kristi Gilman] [cover photo by Gerry Lewin]

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biblioboy
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780944540039
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Salem, OR: West Side Publishing Co [1988] This copy has been inscribed, signed and dated in the year of issue ["1988"] by the author on the copyright page. Pictorial wrappers, 144+ pages, illustrated with drawings. VG copy [creasing] with some fading to the front cover along the spine edge [although the spine itself is not… Read more
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NY: McCall Corporation. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1966. Hard Cover. A fine book in a fine slipcase as shown . A 5 1/2 by 8 1/2 Inch Hard Cover. See Photos; Beautiful and Inspiring Stories by Patricia Neal, Carol Burnett, Gen. William C. Westmoreland, Mary Hemingway, Arthur J. Goldberg, Howard A. Rusk, M. D. And Dr.… Read more
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