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Complete Poems

by Sandburg, Carl

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1950
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$525.00

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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1950. Blue boards with rubbing to extremities. Spine has wearing and marks. STATED FIRST EDITION. SIGNED BY CARL SANDBURG on second free endpaper. Owner's bookplate (Henry Bassin) on inner board. Interior pages clean, unmarked. Please ask for detailed photos. Always happy to send to serious buyers. . Signed… Read more
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A Hoosier Holiday (SIGNED)

by Dreiser, Theodore

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1916
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$185.00

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New York, London,: John Lane Company, The Bodley Head, 1916. Green Boards with buckram spine. Gold gilt printing to spine and upper boards. Some soiling to covers. Gilt upper leave, rest untrimmed. Dated, Signed Presentation copy. Interior Pages, clean and fine. Second Issue. Always happy to send detailed photographs. . First Edition.… Read more
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Tobacco Road (Signed By CAST of Tabacco Road) and Author

by Caldwell, Erskine

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$4,200.00

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Charles Scribner's Sons, 1932. First Edition with Scribner's Seal and Scribner's A on copyright page. Burnt orangy/brown boards with gold gilt on upper boards and spine. Author's inscription is tipped in and the cast of Tobacco Road has inscribed and signed also. In researching this I understand that the Marion Wilson Waldrip (whom this book is inscribed… Read more
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$4,200.00
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James Shore's Daughter

by Benet, Stephen Vincent

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1934
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$185.00

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Doubleday Doran & Company, 1934. LIMITED EDITION of 307 copies, this being 66, and signed by Stephen Vincent Benet. Beautiful book with uncut edges and SLIPCASE- both in Fine condition. Interior pages unmarked and perfect. Top edge tinted red. Also Stated First Edition. Always happy to send detailed photographs. . Signed by Author. First Edition.… Read more
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$185.00
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Some American People (SIGNED)

by Caldwell, Erskine

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1935
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Trade Edition
Item Price
$495.00

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New York: Robert M. McBride, 1935. STATED FIRST EDITION. Author's signature (presentation) tipped in. Presentation is to Marion Wilson Waldrip. I have a copy of Tobacco Road by Caldwell which also is presented to this Marion Nelson Waldrip (Dr.) and signed by the cast of tobacco Road and Caldwell and given to Marion. Book is… Read more
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Mourning Becomes Electra (LIMITED/SIGNED)

by O'Neill Eugene

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$475.00

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Horace Liveright, 1931. Cream vellum boards with leather label to spine with gilt printing. Untrimmed edges. Some wear to vellum but corners are fine. The leather title is in MINT condition with bright gilt. Tight. Untrimmed edges. Limited and Signed. 550 copies. This copy is 495. Interior pages unmarked .… Read more
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Marco Millions (LIMITED/SIGNED)

by O'Neill Eugene

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1927
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$225.00

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Boni & Liveright, 1927. Beautiful parchment paper designed boards with cream spine and pastedown title. Spine is a little tanned. Owner's plate on front endboard. Limited to 450 copies, this COPY is NUMBER 50. SIGNED by the author. Tight book with unmarked , clean pages. Untrimmed edges. Very lovely. Always happy to send… Read more
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$225.00
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Flight (Signed and Limited)

by Steinbeck, John

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1984
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$550.00

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California: Yolla Bolla Press, 1984. Large demy Quarto, grey patterned boards with paper title lable. 52 pages printed letterpress on mouldmade paper and produced by Cartiere Enrico Magnai in Pescia, Italy. Limited to 250 copies, this copy being Number 133. SIGNED BY WALLACE STEGNER AND KARIN WIKSTROM. Light Mauve Slipcase. Beautiful stark color… Read more
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$550.00
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The Two Vanrevels (SIGNED LIMITED)

by Tarkington, Booth

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1902
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$135.00

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McClure Phillips, 1902. Cream blind stamped boards darkened a bit with soil. Gold gilt upper leaves and gold gilt printing. Spine faded. Signed and limited to 500 copies. Th ey forgot to put the number under This copy is Number ____. Illustrations on vellum. One loose illustration. Always happy to send detailed… Read more
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Lazarus Laughed (SIGNED LIMITED)

by O'Neill Eugene

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1927
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$275.00

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New York: Boni & Liveright, 1927. Vellum backed japanese paper illustrated boards, with pastedown title to spine. Spine browning, else fine. Limited to 775 , this copy is No. 630. Untrimed edges. Always happy to send detailed photographs. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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The Sacrilege of Alan Kent (LIMITED/SIGNED and PRESENTATION TIPPED IN)

by Caldwell, Erskine

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1936
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
$395.00

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Falmouth Books, 1936. Red boards and vellum spine. LIMITED 300 copies, this is NUMBER 5. Signed by author. Also, tipped in on 2nd front free endpaper is a presentation to Marion Helen Waldris (sp). Signed Erskine Caldwell. Wood engravings by Russell Frizzell . SLIPCASE is in very good condition with light soiling. … Read more
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$395.00
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The Hundred Secret Senses

by Tan, Amy

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$69.00

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New York: Putnam and Sons, 1995. Beautiful cream boards with blind stamp design. First printing with complete numberline. Signed by Tan on the Title Page. Always happy to send detailed photographs. Unclipped Dustjacket. Unread.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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California Crazy

by Cartnal, Alan (Inscribed and signed)

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1981
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$75.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1981. First Printing with Complete numberline. Inscribed: May 1981 " To Jill - I'll never forget the nights we spent together. See you in Cuba, I love you. Love, Alan Carnal. " Book is tight and interior pages fine. Right top corner board soiled. Tan boards with bright… Read more
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A Stranger and Afraid (SIGNED & INSCRIBED)

by Frizell, Martha G

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Published
1941
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Crown Publishers, 1941. Blue Boards qwith gold printing to upper boards and spine. Inscribed and signed by Frizell. Interior pages unmarked. . Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Visions of Splendor (Poems and Images of the Beyond in Our Midst

by Nix, Marie Louise Guste (INSCRIBED)

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine (As New)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780970256300
Item Price
$33.00

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Mandeville, Louisiana, U.S.A.: Impact Pubns, 1999. STATED FIRST EDITION. Book and Dust Jacket in PERFECT condition. Original Price of $19.95 US on inside flap of D.J. Lovely dated Inscription by Nix on front free endpaper. Wonderful poems and beautiful photographs. Always happy to send detailed photos. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR. .… Read more
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Sequel to the Pied Piper of Hamelin and Other Poems

by Cotter, Joseph S

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Published
1939
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$345.00

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New York: Henry Harrison, 1939. Blue boards in fine condition. Photograph of author on frontpiece. Inscribed by Author on endboard. "To Mr. E.A. Joanas, Joseph S. Cotter," This was his last book of poetry. 93 pages. Dust Jacket has blue cast from the book with minor small chip at spine. Always happy to… Read more
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Christmas Drawings for the Human Race

by Nast, Thomas (INSCRIBED)

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1890
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$3,900.00

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Franklin Square New York: Harper & Brothers, 1890. Large tan pictorial cloth . INSCRIBED and SIGNED on first free endpaper by Th Nast. Boards a bit soiled and wear to spine edges and bumped corners. Interior pages very good with engraved frontis and 60 full page illustrations by Nast.Thomas Nast (September 27, 1840 – December 7,… Read more
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The Education of Henry Adams. An Autobiography

by Adams, Henry

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1942
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited
Item Price
$495.00

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Merrymount: The Limited Editions Club, 1942. Red boards in FINE condition with untrimmed side and bottom edges. Of this edition, 1500 copies have been made for the members of the Limited editions club by D.B. Updike, The Merrymount Press, Boston. The etchings have been printed rom the artist's plates by Charles Furth in New york. This copy… Read more
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Country Christmas

by Hoffman, Paul

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$98.00

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Knoxville: Poor Richard's Press, 1938. Blue over red boards with orange pastedown title. Signed by author in a limited edtion of 450. This copy is 148. On All wrag paper by the Keith Press. The illustrations, which are printed from the original blocks, and the format are by Richard Minch. The type-fourteen point Baskerville is… Read more
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Of Aucassin and Nicolette

by 0. HOUSMAN, Laurence

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1924
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$725.00

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1924. A Translation in Prose and Verse from the Old French, Together with Amabel and Amoris. With Engraved on the Wood by Clemence Housman. Full crushed morocco leather. Five raised bands with gold gilt printing to spine. Gold gilt top leaves, Limited to 160 copies signed by the artist and the translator.… Read more
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