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THE TWO VANREVELS
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THE TWO VANREVELS

By Booth Tarkington

New York: McClure Phillips and Company, 1902. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6� - 7�" tall. Henry Hutt. 1st Printing 1 Copyright date 1902, first limited edition, first printing. There Are 1000 Copies of This First Impression of the Two Vanrevels of which 500 are bound in full Imperial Japan vellum and numbered; the remainder being bound uncut and paper boards of which this is number 729. Brown paper over boards with black lettering on a glued down label on the spine. Top page edges tinted Brown, for edge and bottom page edges are deckled. No dust jacket. Previous owners in inscription on the inside front flyleaf. Interior pages remains bright and clean, binding is secure.

$265.00

The Physician Of the Dance of Death
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The Physician Of the Dance of Death

By Alfred Scott Warthin

New York: Paul B. Hoeber, 1931. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 1st Printing 1 Copyright date 1931, first limited edition, Dr. Warthin died May 1931, without having signed the copies of "The Physician Of the Dance of Death" which were specially bound and wear to bear his signature. The publishers have on hand a number of the autographed copies of the Credo from Dr. Wharthin's "creed of a biologist" (specially printed on hand-made paper) one will be given with each of these books. Blue and tan cover over boards with dark brown lettering and design on the spine and guilt lettering on the front board. Blue inside covers front and back, top page edges guilt.

$275.00

Dreaming of Circles in a Motion of Squares
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Dreaming of Circles in a Motion of Squares

By Henry Miller

USA: Craig Standish, 1994. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Signed By Editor. 1st Printing 5 Copyright dates Limited Edition One of 8 editions."Henry Miller: A Book of Tributes." Cloth, illustrated dust jacket. Signed by editor/publisher Craig Standish and limited no. 68/100 with Angels and Patron Saints card loose at back, with other two items listed in colophon apparently not included in this set. ; Various 5 volumes. Comprising: ;Henry Miller: A Book of Tributes, 1931-1994; Henry Miller: A Personal Archive; Writers Three: A Literary Exchange (All 3 Limitations). Housed together in a burlap/illustrated paper covered slipcase. First Editions. No. 7 of 8 sets. ;Originally published separately between 1994-1995, these five out of print volumes on Henry Miller and his works have been collected as a Deluxe set of rarities. Enclosed is a folding colophon sheet stating this is no. 7 from an edition of 8 such sets, with two of the volumes issued in original dust jackets. The colophon states the set was issued with a portfolio of inserts and broadside reproductions which is not present here. A remarkable gathering of material for the Miller aficionado. ;"Henry Miller: A Personal Archive." ; Wrappers, illustrated dust jacket. One of 1000 copies. published by Roger Jackson & Wm. E. Ashley. All three editions of "Writers Three: A Literary Exchange" are present (650-copy American trade edition by Jackson, 250-copy European edition by Alyscamps Press, & 100-copy American Limited Edition also by Jackson), the limited American edition is signed and no. 60/100 by Deborah Benson, and includes reproduction of her essay, Meeting Henry Miller. All

$490.00

Poor Richard: the almanacs for the years 1733-1758
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Poor Richard: the almanacs for the years 1733-1758

By Benjamin Franklin

USA: Limited Editions Club, 1964. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Norman Rockwell. Signed by Illustrator(s). 1st Printing 1 Copyright date 1964, Introduction by Van Wyck Brooks. Illustrated by Norman Rockwell. Leather-backed marbled boards, morocco spine label lettered in gilt, publisher's slipcase. No. 179 of 1500 copies. Signed by Norman Rockwell at the colophon. volume with light rubbing to extremities, some darkening to spine; interior fine.

$450.00

The Kingdom of the Pearl
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The Kingdom of the Pearl

By Leonard Rosenthal

New York: Brentano's, 1920. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Edmund Dulac. 1st Printing 1 Copyright date 1920, Illustrated by Edmund Dulac with 10 mounted color plates, many with gilt. (Small folio) original cloth-backed decorative boards, printed paper cover label, gilt-lettered spine, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. First Dulac Edition. No. 504 of 675 copies. Captivating glimpse at pearls through history, finely printed with striking plates. Cloth lightly soiled, corners a bit worn; one plate detached (The Pearl of the Cloud); about very good.

$340.00

We Are the Living
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We Are the Living

By Erskine Caldwell

New York: Viking press, 1933. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Signed by Author(s). 1st Printing 1 Copyright date 1933, The First Edition of We Are the Living by Erskine Caldwell is limited to 250 copies printed all on rag paper this copy is number 112. original tan cloth, glassine jacket, slipcase. No. 112 of 250 copies printed on all-rag paper. First Edition. Wear and fading to slipcase; else near fine.

$350.00

Candide by Voltaire
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Candide by Voltaire

By Voltaire

New York: Random House, 1928. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Rockwell Kent. Signed by Illustrator(s). 1st Printing 1 Copyright date is 1928, Illustrated and signed by Rockwell Kent. Limited hand numbered edition 1054/1470. Printed on rag French paper. 111 pp. Measures 11 3/8" x 8.75" x 5/8". Raised lettering and decor at spine. Raised gilt decor front cover. Wear to covers with staining and fading. No Dust Jacket.

$325.00

Two Signed limited Editions from Eurographica
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Two Signed limited Editions from Eurographica

By John Fowles & Alan Paton

Helsinki: Eurographica, 1985. Limited Edition. Soft cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Signed by Author(s). 1st Printing 2 Copyright dates 1985 & 1987 Two signed limited editions from Eurographica. 2 volumes. (8vo), original wrappers, dust jackets. Includes: Paton, Alan. Debbie Go Home and Other Stories. No. 47 of 350 copies. 1985. Fowles, John. The Enigma. No. 205 of 350 copies. 1987. Both copies signed by the author on the title page. Two volumes from Eurographica's Signed Limited Editions Series.

$475.00

Dark Laughter
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Dark Laughter

By Anderson, Sherwood

New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Signed by Author(s). 1st Printing 1 Copyright date 1925, Limited edition, original vellum-backed and tipped boards, spine lettered in black, front cover lettered in red, page edges untrimmed. Copy 350 of 350 numbered copies. First Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page, as issued.

$450.00

Bare Bones
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Bare Bones

By Underwood, Tim & Chuck Miller, (eds.)

Los Angeles: McGraw-Hill, 1988. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 1st Printing 1 copyright date is 1988, Limited Edition. This deluxe edition of Bare Bones is limited to eleven hundred and fifty two copies, of which fifty two have been leatherbound and lettered A-ZZ, one hundred have been stamped "Presentation Copy" for contributors, and one thousand have been numbered. This copy is 325. Black leather like cover over boards with blue and silver lettering and design on the front and the spine, on the front board has a color changing color of a skull. Near fine book in a near fine slipcase.

$245.00

This Quiet Dust
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This Quiet Dust

By William Styron

New York: Random House, 1982. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Signed by Author(s). 1st Printing 1 Copyright date 1982, limited edition, first edition, number 16 of 250 copies signed by Styron. Essays discussing American history, slavery, the Holocaust, prisons, the military, and American authors original burgundy cloth binding with gilt titles. A fine copy house and publishers slipcase.

$295.00

Kings Blood Royal
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Kings Blood Royal

By Sinclair Lewis

New York: Random House, 1947. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Signed by the Author. 1st Printing 1 Copyright date 1947 first edition, limited edition. Red cloth, in slipcase. Top edge gilt. Hand-numbered copy no. 768 of 1050 copies. First Printing. Signed by Sinclair Lewis. A novel about the practice of redlining and an important early contribution to the civil rights movement. Signed on limitation page by Lewis, who was the first US author to be awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Some wear to slip case, slight soiling; offsetting in gutters; overall very good.

$420.00

The Works of George Farquhar: In Two Volumes: Edited by Charles Stonehill
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The Works of George Farquhar: In Two Volumes: Edited by Charles Stonehill

By George Farquhar

England: The Nonesuch Press, 1930. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 1st Printing 2 Copyright date 1930, Limited Edition, This Edition Has Been Printed and Made in England for the Nonesuch Press. It is limited to 900 sets of two volumes on machine made paper (number 101 two 1000) this number is 291. Top page, for edge page and bottom page edges are deckled. Blue and light gray cover over boards with black lettering and design on the spine. No tears, bent pages. On volume 1 on the back along the groove blue binding has some light wear. No Dust Jacket. Shelf wear to the edges and to the head and toe of the spine's are minor. Text remains bright and clean, bindings are secure, a scarce set of collectible books. pay pal or credit

$465.00

The Marble Faun: two volumes in a slipcase
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The Marble Faun: two volumes in a slipcase

By Nathaniel Hawthorne

Zürich: Fritz Brothers, Zürich, 1931. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Carl Strauss . Signed by Illustrator(s). 1st Printing 2 Copyright date 1931, limited edition, printed for The Limited Edition's Club By Fritz Brothers Zürich 1500 copies, this copy is number 429 and it is signed by Carl Strauss the illustrator. Brown cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine on the brown label. Gilt top page edges brown inside covers front and back no tears, bent pages, nor any writing. Slipcase brown cover with gilt lettering on the glued on label on the spine. Slipcase shows wear and some soiling, structurally. Sound.

$195.00

Angel
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Angel

By Du Bose Heyward

New York: George H. Doran, 1926. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Signed by Author(s). Printing Unknown 1 Hardcover. 8vo. George H. Doran Company. 1926. 287 pgs. Number 70 of the Carolina Edition signed by Du Bose Heyward on the limitation page. Bound in half cloth boards. Boards have light shelf-wear present to the extremities. No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks. Binding tight and solid. NO DUST JACKET.

$375.00

McTeague
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McTeague

By Frank Norris

San Francisco: The Colt Press: 1941, 1941. Limited Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Otis Oldfield. Copyright date 1941, Limited edition,one of 500 copies issued by Jane Grabhorn and William Matson Roth (covers and contents a bit darkened). Fluoro design cloth and red cloth over boards with red lettering on a glued on label on the spine. For edge and bottom page edges are not cut. Four scratches on the front board, worn tips to the backboard. No Dust Jacket shelf wear to the edges and to the head and toe of the spine are moderate. Text is still clean, binding is secure, a solid limited edition book. Size: 4to - over 9" x 12" Tall

$155.00