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Shall We Join the Ladies?" Women in Literature: A Catalogue of Books by or about Women

By Maggs Bros., Ltd

Maggs Bros, 10/55. Green front wrapper, white back, scuffed and lightly soiled, corners bumped; interior fine; VG.

$20.00

The Official Guide to Old Books:

By Rodger, William

House of Collectibles, 1976. FIRST. 5 x 7. Softcover, cardstock wrappers, shelfworn but solid. Price Guide for buying and selling. "A handy one-volume guide that can be taken along to bookshop, flea-market, swap meet.

$8.00

Bookman's Progress: The Selected Writings of Lawrence Clark Powell

By Targ, William, ed

Ward Ritchie Press, 1968. FIRST. 6 3/8 x 9 1/2. green decorated cloth, very slight waviness to block; dj has minor wear. NF/VG+.

$36.00

Guide to Library of Congress Classification

By Immroth, John

Rochester, NY: Libraries Unlimited, 1968. First. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4. Ex library. Hardcover, blue cloth boards, library markings/pocket, Everything that could possibly be known about the subject up to the date of publication. A basic text, includes history and discussion of special classification problems and examples of all points. Very good condition.

$13.00

One Hundred Sixteen Uncommon Books on Food & Drink: From the Distinguished Collection on Gastronomy of Marcus Crahan

By Crahan, Marcus

Berkeley, CA: Friends of the Bancroft Library, 1975. FIRST. 7 x 10 3/4. Ex Library. Catalog of fine books. Softcover, light brown cardstock with gilt, blue pencil marks, stains on back, library sticker on spine and ffep, stamped on ffep; interior, very good. "The categories in the collection express far more depth than just food and drink . . .

$17.00

Writings in Indian History, 1985-1990

By Miller, Jay, Colin G. Calloway, and Richard A. Sattler, comp

Univ. of Oklahoma Press, 1995. FIRST. 6 3/6 x 9 1/2. As new. F/F.

$21.00

The Amenities of Book Collecting

By Newton, A. Edward

Boston: The Atlantic Monthly Press, 1919. 2d. 5 3/4 x 8 1/2. Hardcover, buckram and paper boards, corners bumped and frayed, paste down title on spine soiled, marred at top of front and back boards, previous owner's unsigned bookplate attached to ffep, inner foxing. Dedicated to his wife, who is entitled to share his "biblio-bliss." The title says it all.

$30.00

The A. Edward Newton Collection of Books and Manuscripts. In 3 vols

By Newton, A. Edward

New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, 1941. FIRST. 7 1/2 x 10 3/4. All 3 vols. in very good condition, with some wear at peripheries of djs and some browning; interiors page-turning soil, otherwise unmarked. Blank bid sheet in vol. 3. Auction catalogue of the library of one of the most distinguished American book collectors of the first half of the 20th century. Richly and extensively annotated.

$125.00