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Various Titles (set of seven)

by Millay, Edna St. Vincent

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Very good
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Later printing
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New York: Harper and Brothers. Later printing. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo (21cm). Various paginations. Five with black cloth covers, 1 blue paper, 1 brown paper. All spines with white paper title labels. Various editions/dates. All text blocks tight and unmarked except Fatal Interview (upper hinge loose, inscribed by PO). Huntsman, What Quarry; Make Bright The Arrows; The Harp-Weaver… Read more
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The Century Shakespeare (40 volumes)

by Shakespeare, William

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Published
1908
Condition
Very good
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$275.00

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London: Cassell & Company, 1908. Hardcover. Very good. 16mo (6-1/2" x 4-1/2". Various paginations. 40 volumes (missing Twelfth Night which has been replaced with a copy with different binding but same text edition.) Red cloth with embossed wreath on upper cover, gilt titles and flowers to spines. Light wear to corners. Different B/W frontis to each volume.… Read more
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The Poems of Robert Browning

by Browning, Robert

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Published
1926
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Very good
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London: Oxford University Press, 1926. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo (7-1/2" x 5"). [i-v] vi-viii. 696pp. Bound by Riviere & Son in red/magenta leather with matching gilt decorations to covers, wear to joints. A.e.g. Marbled endpapers with gilt inner dentelles. Bookplate of Sally Lewis Dickinson on second free endpaper with foxing to other endpapers. Text block tight and unmarked.… Read more
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The Autocrat Of the Breakfast-Table Two Volumes

by Holmes, Oliver Wendell

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Published
1894
Condition
Very good +
Edition
Holiday Edition
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$275.00

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Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1894. Holiday Edition. Hardcover. Very good +. Howard Pyle. 8vo (8" x 5"). Vol. I: xvi, [1] - 219, [220]. Vol. II: [i-v], vi. [221] - 474. Half-bound by J. Macdonald (NY) in red leather with red/blue marbled papers, gilt titles and decorations to spines,1/8" tear to head of spine Vol. II. T.e.g.,… Read more
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It Catches My Heart In Its Hands: New and Selected Poems 1955-1963

by Bukowski, Charles

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Published
1963
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
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$1,350.00

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New Orleans: Loujon Press, 1963. First Edition. Stiff wraps. Very good/very good. 8vo (26cm). Made of and bound in multicolored thick paper stock. 97pp, [errata]. Signed by author (12/17/63) in silver ink on free endpaper. Designed, edited and printed by Jon Edgar Webb and Louise Webb. 1/777 (unnumbered) copies. 3-1/2" x 2" water stain to lower verso of… Read more
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The Poetical Works Of John Milton; To Which Is Prefixed The Life Of The Author

by Milton, John

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Published
1849
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Very good
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$45.00

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London: William Tegg, 1849. Hardcover. Very good. 24mo (5-1/2 x 4"). xi [1] - 576pp. Dark red leather covers with gilt decorations to upper/lower and gilt decorations and titles to spine, wear to edges and corners. Red ribbon. A.e.g., gilt dentelles to paste-downs, gift inscription (1852) to free endpaper, rest of text block tight and unmarked. With recent… Read more
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The Beaux Stratagem, The Spanish Fryar , The Distrest Mother (translated by Ambrose Philips, from the Andromaque of Racine)

by Farquhar, George; Dryden John and Philips, Ambrose

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Published
1791
Condition
Good
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$75.00

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London: John Bell, 1791. Hardcover. Good. 24mo (5-3/4" x 3-1/2"). Various paginations: [3], iv-v, [4], 110pp., [3], iv-x, [5], 136pp., [3], iv-xi, [2], 80pp., with double frontis and title page for each play. Brown leather, upper cover loose but holding, loss to head/tail of spine, corners bumped. P.O. name to verso of free endpaper, rest of text… Read more
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The Complete Poetical Works Of John Milton

by Milton, John

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Published
1849
Condition
Very good
Edition
Early American Edition
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New York: Clark, Austin & Co, 1849. Early American Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo (7-1/2" x 5"). Two parts in one volume 321, 232pp. Red cloth with gilt decoration to upper cover and gilt tiles to spine, A.e.g., corners bumped. Foxing to pages, text block tight and unmarked.
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Dark Brown

by McClure, Michael

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Published
1961
Condition
Near fine
Edition
Limited Edition
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$135.00

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San Francisco: Auerhahn Press, 1961. Limited Edition. Soft cover. Near fine. 8mo (9" x 6-1/2"). Unpaginated. Brown printed wrappers. 1/750. Inscribed (If the lion could speak....) by author on half-title to poet David Dahl on the occasion of the 1985 Santa Barbara Arts Festival, rest of text block tight and unmarked. Laid in are a postcard advertising the… Read more
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The Bard

by Gray, Thomas

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Published
1837
Condition
Very good
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$95.00

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London: John Van Voorst, 1837. Hardcover. Very good. Mrs. John Talbot. 8vo (8" x 5" x 3/8"). 12 engravings and text. Brown leather covers, a.e.g., gilt dentelles, gilt decorations to covers, gilt decorations and titles to spine. PO signature to free endpaper, stamp (front paste-down endpaper) and rules label (rear paste-down endpaper) of The Brownlow Memorial Hall… Read more
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Irish Melodies; with an appendix, containing the original advertisements, and prefatory letter on music

by Moore, Thomas

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Published
1834
Condition
Very good +
Edition
Twelfth edition
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$375.00

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London: J. Power and Longman, Rees, Brown and Green, 1834. Twelfth edition. Hardcover. Very good +. 16mo (6-1/2" x 4"). [7], xiv, 300pp. Brown leather covers, A.e.g., gilt titles and decorations to spine with date (1835), gilt decorations to covers, corners bumped, wear to joints. P.O. names (2) to free endpaper, gift inscription (1836) on recto of… Read more
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BIOGRAPHIE DE ALFRED DE MUSSET. SA VIE ET SES OEUVRES PAR PAUL DE MUSSET

by De Musset, Alfred

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Published
1902
Condition
Very good +
Edition
Edition Charpentier
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Paris: Librairie Houssiaux, 1902. Edition Charpentier. Hardcover. Very good +. 8vo (9-1/2" x 6"). Eleven Volumes in French. Half bound in red leather with marbled covers, top edges gilt, gilt titles and five raised bands to spines, light edge wear to all volumes, several corners bumped. PO bookplate (Casimir I. Stralem) to all paste-down endpapers (marbled), text block… Read more
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The Morning Breath of June Set of Four

by Bloss, James Blossum

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Published
1884
Condition
Very good +
Edition
First Edition
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New York: A. Neuman Lockwood, 1884. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +. 8vo (8" x 6-1/2"). Four identical first editions with red, olive, brown and dark green cloth covers. Gilt decoration to upper covers, gilt titles to spine and gilt edges. Possibly a binders display or sales aid. Text blocks are all tight and unmarked.
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Lays Of The Scottish Cavaliers

by Aytoun, William Edmondshire

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Published
1868
Condition
Very good
Edition
Twentieth Edition
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Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1868. Twentieth Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 16mo (6-1/2 "x 4-1/2"). [7]-viii, [3]-359pp. Fore-edge painting of harbor and fields. Red leather with gilt decoration/title to covers and spine, upper cover repaired, corners bumped, all edges gilt. Marbled endpapers, booksellers label to paste-down endpaper, name/date to half-title, writing to verso of rear free endpaper, rest… Read more
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The Poetical Works Of Charles Churchill; With Copious Noes And A Life Of The Author By W. Tooke F.R.S.

by Churchill, Charles

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Published
1844
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Very good +
Edition
First Edition
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London: William Pickering, 1844. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +. 16mo (6-1/2" x 4"). Vol. I cxii, 256pp., Vol. II 352pp., Vol. III 355 [1 errata] pp. Aldine Edition. All volumes brown leather, five bands with gilt author and volume, wear to spines, all edges gilt. Volume I frontispiece bleed through to title-page rest of text blocks tight… Read more
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Paradise Lost. A Poem in Twelve Books and Paradise Regain'd A Poem in Four Books. Two volumes with subscriber's list in volume one

by Milton, John

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Published
1760
Condition
Very good
Edition
Third Baskervill Edition
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Birmingham: John Baskerville for J. and R. Tonson, 1760. Third Baskervill Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 4to (25cm). Both volumes red leather, gilt edges, marbled endpapers, possible later rebinding with original spines, spine labels. Corners bumped. Vol. I i-lxxii Life of Milton], [20 subscriber's list-including Benjamin Franklin], [6], [3]-416pp., title label on spine missing left half, lower cover detached,… Read more
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The Collected Poems of Earle Birney Two Volumes

by Birney, Earle

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Published
1975
Condition
Very good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771014741
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$25.00

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +. 8vo (9" x 5-1/2"). [12]-188pp.; [10]-180 [8] pp. Brown cloth, both volumes spines faded. Text blocks tight and unmarked.
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The Ride Home

by Hemschemeyer, Judith

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Published
1987
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780896721524
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$20.00

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Lubbock, Texas: Texas Tech University, 1987. Paperback. Very good. 8vo (9" x 6"). 81pp. Signed by author on title-page, "damaged" stamp to upper edge (spine faded), rest of text block tight and unmarked. 1986 AWP winner.
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To a Few

by Barney

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Published
1955
Condition
Very good +
Edition
Limited Edition
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$55.00

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1955. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very good +. 12mo (7-1/4" x 5-3/4"). [92] pp. Copy # 27. Inscribed by author on free endpaper "St. Patrick's Day 1955....", rest of text block tight and unmarked. Green covers with silver (platinum ?) title and decoration, corners bumped, head/tail of spine worn, probable hand made laid paper. Poetry dated June through… Read more
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Frostfire

by Smith, Beulah Fenderson

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Published
1981
Condition
Very good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780823303328
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$35.00

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Francestoen, New Hampshire: Golden Quill, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +/very good +. 8vo (8 x 5-1/2"). 99pp. Signed by author on half-title, rest of text block tight and unmarked. Unclipped DJ in Mylar.
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