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Trifles Make Perfection
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Trifles Make Perfection

By Wechsburg, Joseph

Boston: David R. Godine Pub , 1999 Illustrated soft cover wraps. Very good, edges slightly rubbed. A Selection of Essays of Joseph Wechsberg edited by David Morowitz. 289 pages with Acknowledgments.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

William Torrey Harris 1835 - 1935
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William Torrey Harris 1835 - 1935

By Ed: Schaub, Edward l.

Chicago: The Open Court Pub Co , 1936 Tan hard cover, Good. Corners bumped, Black and white frontispiece of W. T. Harris. 136 pages with bibliography. A collection of essays, including papers and addresses presented in commemoration of Dr. Harris' centennial at the St. Louis meeting of the Western division of the American Philosophical Society.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Essays in Miniature
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Essays in Miniature

By Repplier, Agnes

NY: Charles L. Webster & Co, 1892 Green cloth with gilt lettering, Fair. Ex-Library of Vineyard Haven. Corners bumped, wear to spine. HInges nearly detatched. 217 pages + ads . First Edition. Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$22.00

An Essay on Comedy and the Uses of the Comic Spirit

By Meredith, George

Ny: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1907 Blue cloth with gilt lettering, Fair. Edges rubbed, spine starting to fray. Previous owner name, underlining in pencil. 99 pages, Bookseller label inside rear board (Brentano's). Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$18.00

Sesame and Lilies & The Queen of the Air

By Ruskin, John

Ny: A L Burt Pub Green cloth with gilt lettering & floral art noveau design. Top edge gilt. Slight tilt to spine, corners bumped, hinges cracked. Frontispiece of Ruskin, light tracing in pencil of Ruskin on tissue guard. 363 pgs + ads. . Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$18.00

Essays

By Bacon, Francis

Ny: H. M. Caldwell Co Pub Cream boards decorated with gilt and floral design. Fair, soiling, corners bumped, light foxing to end pages. Front hinge cracked, Frontis of Francis Bacon, 426 pgs . Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$15.00

Essays

By Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Ny: T. Y. Crowell & Co Cream boards with gilt and floral design. Fair, hinges cracked, corners bumped, soiling. Previous owners inscription with date of 1899. Frontis of Emerson's home. 223 pgs . Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$15.00

Real Farm Encounters with Perception
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Real Farm Encounters with Perception

By Westfall, Patricia Tichenor

Ny: New Chapter Press , 1989 Dust jacket good, lite scuffing & edge wear. Maroon spine with green boards, good, lite wear to edges. 160 pgs INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ------ My one and only advice (?) to also be a fan. Thank - you Patricia Westfall Oct. 24, 1989 . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Cronin, Brian .

$17.90

Dreamthrop Eight Essays By Alexander Smith
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Dreamthrop Eight Essays By Alexander Smith

By Smith, Alexander

Ny: Peter Pauper Press Green slip cover, fair. Scuffing, lite soiling. Green hard cover with thistle design. Good, lite rubbing to edges, F.O.N., several quote marks placed in the Winter Essays, 138 pgs . Hard Cover. Good. Illus. by Hanna, Boyd .

$24.00