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THOMAS WOLFE:  Pamphlets on American Writers, Number 6
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THOMAS WOLFE: Pamphlets on American Writers, Number 6

By Wolfe, Thomas / C. Hugh Holman

Minneapolis: University of Minnesota, 1960. Second printing. Softcover. Very Good. 47pp. Bound in green wrappers. 8" x 5.5" Brief biography and critical look at Wolfe's life and works, with a selected bibliography.

$10.00

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WRITINGS OF IRVING BACHELLER
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A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WRITINGS OF IRVING BACHELLER

By Bacheller, Irving / Hanna, A.J.

Winter Park, FL: Rollins College, 1939. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. 48pp, index. Bound in printed tan wrappers. 7.75" x 5.25" A chronology and an "Attempt at Interpretation" precede the annotated bibliography of novels, short stores, poems & verses.

$12.50

A HUNDRED POINT MAN
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A HUNDRED POINT MAN

By Hubbard, Elbert

East Aurora, NY: Roycrofters, 1915. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. pp: 13, colophon. Bound in decorated tan wrappers. 5.25" x 3.75"

$10.00

AN ALPHABESTIARY.  Illustrations by Milton Hebald
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AN ALPHABESTIARY. Illustrations by Milton Hebald

By Ciardi, John

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. (26)pp text on versos, 26 full-page illustrations on facing rectos. Bound in green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, 10.25" x 6.5". No slipcase.

$10.00

WILLIAM FAULKNER:  Pamphlets on American Writers, Number 3
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WILLIAM FAULKNER: Pamphlets on American Writers, Number 3

By Faulkner, William / O'Connor, William van

Minneapolis: University of Minnesota, 1960. Second printing. Softcover. Very Good. 43pp. Bound in printed brown wrappers. 8" x 5.5" Brief biography and critical look at Faulkner's life and works, with a selected bibliography.

$10.00

THE BOY FROM MISSOURI VALLEY.  Being a Preachment by Elbert Hubbard (Fra Elbertus)
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THE BOY FROM MISSOURI VALLEY. Being a Preachment by Elbert Hubbard (Fra Elbertus)

By Hubbard, Elbert

East Aurora, NY: Roycrofters, 1916. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. pp: 15, colophon. Bound in decorated tan wrappers. 5.25" x 3.75"

$10.00

POEMS IN PROSE.  Translated by Arthur Symons.  The Bibelot, Vol. XV, No. 4,  April, 1909
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POEMS IN PROSE. Translated by Arthur Symons. The Bibelot, Vol. XV, No. 4, April, 1909

By Baudelaire, Charles

Portland, Maine: Thomas B. Mosher, 1909. First edition thus. Softcover. Very Good. (46)pp with ads. Bound in printed blue wrappers, slightly age-toned. 6" x 4.5"

$10.00

THE TRANCE OF LOVER AND OF SAINT.; Extracted from the Transactions of the American Philological Association, Vol. LXXI, 1940
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THE TRANCE OF LOVER AND OF SAINT.; Extracted from the Transactions of the American Philological Association, Vol. LXXI, 1940

By Ogle, Marbury B.

s.l.: s.n., 1940. First edition thus. Softcover. Good. Offprint, (7)pp. Written at top of cover, "Cordial greetings, M.B.O." Lower edge tanned. 9.25" x 6.25" University of Minnesota prof finds the use of love-trances in literary history.

$10.00

LOUIS ADAMIC:  A CHECKLIST
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LOUIS ADAMIC: A CHECKLIST

By Adamic, Louis / Christian, Henry A.

Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. pp: xlvii, 164 with index. Bound in green cloth, black spine lettering. 8.75" x 5.5" Has a detailed introduction on Adamic's background and work.

$10.00

POE AND THE BRITISH MAGAZINE TRADITION
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POE AND THE BRITISH MAGAZINE TRADITION

By Poe, Edgar Allan / Allen, Michael

NY: Oxford U Press, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. pp: x, 255 with index. Bound in purple cloth, gilt spine lettering. 8" x 5.5"

$10.00

POEMS & SKETCHES
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POEMS & SKETCHES

By White, E.B.

New York: Harper & Row, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. pp: xvi, 217. Bound in green cloth, gilt spine lettering, printed dust jacket. 9.5" x 6.25". Gift inscription on endpaper.

$10.00

THE DECAMERON OF GIOVANNI BOCCACCIO.  Faithfully Translated by J.M. Rigg.  With an Illustrated Introduction and Fifteen Photogravures from Original Drawings by Louis Chalon.  In Two Volumes
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THE DECAMERON OF GIOVANNI BOCCACCIO. Faithfully Translated by J.M. Rigg. With an Illustrated Introduction and Fifteen Photogravures from Original Drawings by Louis Chalon. In Two Volumes

By Boccaccio, Giovanni

London: Privately Printed for the Navarre Society, 1920. First edition thus. Hardcover. Very Good. Two volumes. pp: xxi, 332; xiii, (i), 404; rubricated title-pages, 15 plates with tissue guards. Bound in gilt-stamped whitecloth, top edges gilt, 9.25" x 6". Spines lightly sunned. "This edition of 'The Decameron' is printed upon laid paper of fine quality specially made for the Navarre Society and is strictly limited" [notice on verso half-title].

$36.00

WALKING THE BIBLE:  A Journey by Land through the Five Books of Moses  [signed]
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WALKING THE BIBLE: A Journey by Land through the Five Books of Moses [signed]

By Feiler, Bruce

New York: William Morrow, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. pp: (xii), 451 with index. Bound in black and tan boards, endpaper maps, pictorial dust wrapper, 9.5" x 6.5" Inscribed boldly on the half-title: "Especially for Virginia--A Lover of the Bible," signed by Bruce Feiler.

$20.00

THE NAUGHTY NINETIES:  A Saucy Pop-up Book for Adults Only
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THE NAUGHTY NINETIES: A Saucy Pop-up Book for Adults Only

By Seymour, Peter & others

Los Angeles: Price/Stern/Sloan, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. (12)pp, comprising 10 mechanical illustrations with pull-tabs and three-dimensional effects. Bound in pictorial glazed boards, 11.75" x 7"

$20.00

SONNETS FROM THE PORTUGUESE
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SONNETS FROM THE PORTUGUESE

By Browning, Elizabeth Barrett

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1932. Hardcover. Very Good. 44pp, colophon. Bound in green cloth, paper spine label. 8" x 5.5" "Set up by hand on Goudy Medieval type by Arthur and Edna Rushmore at The Golden Hind Press in Madison, New Jersey. Mcmxxxii."

$15.00

THIS SIDE OF PARADISE
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THIS SIDE OF PARADISE

By Fitzgerald, F. Scott

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1920. Eighth printing. Hardcover. Good. pp: (v), 305. Bound in green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, blind lettering on cover. Light wear to top of spine, small strip from foot of title-page (no text loss), dull gilt. 7.75" x 5" Fitzgerald's first novel is a hard look at Princeton University life during his time there as an undergraduate. [Bruccoli, Fitzgerald Bibliography, A 5.I.h, First Edition, Eighth Printing].

$32.00

THE JUNGLE
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THE JUNGLE

By Sinclair, Upton

New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1906. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Second issue, with slightly broken "1" in publication date on copyright page. pp: (v), 413. Bound in pictorial olive cloth; white lettering a bit rubbed. 7.75" x 5"

$48.00

THE OSTRICH FOR THE DEFENCE
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THE OSTRICH FOR THE DEFENCE

By Hile, William H.

Boston: Geo. H. Ellis Co, 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. pp: vii, 324; frontispiece and two more plates from photographs. Bound in pictorial red cloth, stamped in white, black, and gilt. 7.75" x 5". Prior owner's address label on pastedown endpaper. Utopian novel of a lost African race, ruled by a white queen, raising ostriches as a cooperative venture. [Smith, American Fiction: 1901-1925, H-611.] Binding signed by the designer, Adrian Iorio.

$40.00

FOURTEEN (14) ISSUES OF "FRIENDS' INTELLIGENCER" ISSUED IN 1860.  Edited by an Association of Friends
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FOURTEEN (14) ISSUES OF "FRIENDS' INTELLIGENCER" ISSUED IN 1860. Edited by an Association of Friends

By Society of Friends

Philadelphia: Wm. W. Moore, 1860. First Editions. Softcover. Good. 14 issues, each numbering 16 pages, printed on rag paper, drop-title. In addition to some religious content and memorials to Quakers who passed, these issues present a variety of topics: Trench's Lectures on Words; Children's Literature; On "Skeletonizing"; Cuttle Fish; Fresh Water Sponges; Chemical Affinity; Household Science--Tea; Presidential Election of Lincoln; Solar Eclipse of 1860, Washington Territory; Travels in the Amoor; Philadelphia Markets; On the Peak of Monte Rosa; "The Celestial Railroad--An Allegory" by N[athaniel] Hawthorne [complete here in three issues]; Female Association of Philadelphia; The Falls of Niagara; The Wood Thrush by John J. Audubon; The Pacific and Its Islands; Dr. Livingston's African Explorations; etc. Some spotting here and there, still intact and readable. 11" x 7.25"

$100.00

BIBLIOGRAPHY OF CALIFORNIA LITERATURE:  Fiction of the Gold Rush Period;  Drama of the Gold Rush Period;  Poetry of the Gold Rush Period
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BIBLIOGRAPHY OF CALIFORNIA LITERATURE: Fiction of the Gold Rush Period; Drama of the Gold Rush Period; Poetry of the Gold Rush Period

By California / Gaer, Joseph, editor

New York: Burt Franklin, 1970. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good. 123pp with index. Bound in blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine. 9.25" x 6". Bookshop stamp on both pastedown endpapers. First published in 1935.

$20.00

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