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Run for the Stars

By Ellison, Harlan

New York: TOR, 1991. The true first edition of this Ellison work, bound with Dann and Haldeman's Echoes of Thunder. A pristine copy in a plastic paperback sleeve, free of creases or other defects.. First Edition. Wraps as Issued. As New. 16mo.

$25.00

"Noncomformity" - First Publiation in The Atlantic Vol. 200, No. 3 September 1957 Issue

By Shahn, Ben

Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1957. A clean, bright, unmarked copy in a Mylar magzine sleeve with archival backing.. First Edition. Wraps as Issued. Near Fine. Illus. by Ben Shahn. Quarto.

$27.50

Folk Laughter on the American Frontier

By Boatright, Mody C.

New York: The Macmillan Co., 1949. Tipped in plates states 'Distributed by the Texas Folklore Society in Lieu of an Annual Publication for 1949.' A clean, unmarked, tight copy with minor jacket edgewear. An attractive, solid copy in its Mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. Octavo.

$27.50

Rookie

By Flagg, Jr., Elisha

Chicago: Albert Whitman, 1940. Original yellow and brown designer cloth with decorated endpapers. A touching dog story by the Flagg brothers. Book is fine and clean; jacket has a very small spine chip and a 1/2" gently closed tear near the top corner, and is otherwise better than very good, clean and bright. prtected by a Mylar jacket cover.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good+. Illus. by James Montgomery Flagg. Quarto.

$30.00

The Dark Historic Page: Social Satire and Historicism in the Novels of Aldous Huxley, 1921-1939

By Huxley, Aldous - Baker, Robert S.

Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1982. A clean, tight copy free of edgewear, in the original publisher shrinkwrap.. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. Octavo.

$30.00

The Theory of Equilibrium of Elastic Systems and Its Applications

By Castigliano, Carlo Alberto Pio

New York: Dover Publications, 1966. Translated by Ewart S. Andrews with a new introduction and bograhical portrait section by Gunhad Oravas. First pubication of this work in America. A clean, unmarked, tight copy.. First American Edition. Wraps as Issued. Fine. Illus. by Photos and Tables. Octavo.

$40.00

Mr. Peabody's Apples

By Madonna

New York: Callaway, 2003. Inspired by a 300 year-old story told to Madonna by her Kabbalah teacher. A pristine copy in a Mylar jacket cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Illus. by Loren Young. Quarto.

$40.00

Julia Newberry's Sketch Book or The Life of Two Future Old Maids

By Mygatt, Tracy D.

New York: W.W. Norton, 1934. Stated first edition. A diary of early Chicago. A clean, unmarked copy in a near fine jacket with three small edge chips protected by the Brodart Mylar jacket cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Photographs; Sketches By Julia Newberry. Quarto.

$35.00

Three Loves of Dostoevsky

By Slonim, Marc

New York: Rinehart & Co., 1955. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR with no other inscription present. Fascinating and authoritative biography revealing the dramatic inflluences of a great writer's empestuous loves. A clean, unmarked copy in a near fine price-clipped jacket with mild edge rubbing. Protected by a Brodart cover.. Signed. Frst Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. Octvo.

$30.00

Go the Distance: Baseball Stories

By Kinsella, W.P.

Southern Methodist University Press, 1995. In the original shrinkwrap, never opened. . First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Illus. by Barbara Whitehead. Octavo.

$30.00

I Think I'll Start on Monday: The Official 8 1/2 Oz. Mashed Potato Diet

By Fields, Totie

New York: Hawthorn Books, 1972. Excellent example of 1970s Counterculture humor by a well-known personality of the time who was a frequent guest on The Mike Douglas Show. A clean, unmarked and unclipped copy in a Mylar jacket cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Cher Slater. 12mo.

$65.00

They Shall Run: Harriet Tubman Poems

By Lansana. Quraysh Ali

Chicago: Third World Press, 2004. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. A clean, unmarked and unclipped copy in a Mylar jacket cover.. Signed. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Jacob Lawrence Jacket Art. Octavo.

$30.00

The Bohemian Flats (WPA)

By Minnesota Writers' Project

Minneapolis: The University of Minnesota Press Undated but only one edition was published, so a first edition. Book is fine and unmakred. Jacket has a large chip on front and at the spine. Scarce WPA item.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Good. Illus. by Photgraphs. Octavo.

$35.00

Beat Workers at Work

By Kerouac, Jack et al - Moody, Rick (ed.)

New York: The Modern Library / The Paris Review, 1999. A Modern Library Original ubished in conjunction with The Paris Review. Has the '1' in a number line. Clean, bright and unmarked.. First Edition. Wraps as Issued. Fine. Illus. by Photographs. Octavo.

$27.50

I Knew Sister Kenny: The Story of a Great Lady and Little People

By Levine, Herbert J.

Boston: The Christopher Publishing House, 1954. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR with a warm inscription to U.S. Senator Herman Talmadge of Georgia. Levine was an Illinois doctor who knew and treated Sister Kenny, a legendary social worker in Centralia, Illinois. A clean, bright, otheriwise unmarked copy.. Signed. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. Illus. by Photographs. Octavo.

$40.00

Matilda Who Told Lies and Was Burned to Death

By Belloc, Hilaire

New York: The Dial Press, 1970. Belloc's most popular cautionary tale for children and adults superbly rendered by Kellogg. A clean, unmarked and unclipped copy free of edgewear. Comes in a Mylar plastic jacket cover.. First Illustrated By Kellogg. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Steven Kellogg. Quarto.

$45.00

There is a Tree More Ancient Than Eden

By ( Ellison, Ralph ) Forrest, Leon

New York: Random House, 1973. A fine, unclipped and unmarked copy but for p/o signature on the free endpaper. Out of print and uncommon work by a Chicago Literary hallf of fame novelist.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Octavo.

$27.50

The Trumpet Sounds: A Memoir of Negro Leadeship

By Hedgeman, Anna Arnold

New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1965. The memoirs of a Black Minnesotan who, raised in a biracial and desegregated community, was unprepared for the Jim Crow environment she found in the South when she went to a Black college in Mississippi. With accounts of her role as the only woman on the Executive Committee of the March on Washington. A clean, unmarked and unclipped copy.. First Edition-2nd Impresison.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Octavo.

$25.00

A Preface to Paradise Lost

By Lewis, C.S.

London: Oxford University Press, 1942. Original green gilt cloth. Minor crease to middle of cover; small ink stain at top of spine and on top foreegde; else a very good, tight, unmarked copy in a Mylar jacket. Scarce early lewis title.. First Edition. Harcover. Very Good. Octavo.

$27.50

The Life of Jonathan Baldwin Turner

By Carriel, Mary Turner

Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press, 1961. A clean, unmarked and unclipped copy in a Brodart jacket cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/Fine. Illus. by Photgraphs. Octavo.

$30.00

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