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JOHN STEINBECK:  A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHICAL CATALOGUE OF THE COLLECTION OF MR. & MRS. KENNETH H. HOLMES
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JOHN STEINBECK: A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHICAL CATALOGUE OF THE COLLECTION OF MR. & MRS. KENNETH H. HOLMES

By Steinbeck, John / Holmes, Kenneth H.

Lillington, NC: Edwards Brothers Malloy, 2013. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. pp: x, 596 with index; dvd of the catalogue placed inside rear cover. Bound in blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. 8.75" x 5.5"

$125.00

PAUL ELMER MORE:  A BIBLIOGRAPHY
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PAUL ELMER MORE: A BIBLIOGRAPHY

By More, Paul Elmer / Young, Malcolm

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1941. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. pp: (vii), 40. Tan wrappers, printed in red and black. 8.5" x 5.5"

$20.00

STEPHEN CRANE:  A CRITICAL BIBLIOGRAPHY; Compiled by R.W. Stallman
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STEPHEN CRANE: A CRITICAL BIBLIOGRAPHY; Compiled by R.W. Stallman

By Crane, Stephen / Stallman, R.W.

Ames: Iowa State University Press, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. pp: xxxii, 642, index; 12pp illustrations. Bound in red cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. 9.25" x 6" This first comprehensive, annotated bibliography of Stephen Crane begins in 1888 and runs through addenda in 1972. Includes Vincent Starrett's 1948 introduction to his bibliography of Crane.

$20.00

WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS, 1865-1965:  A Catalogue of His Works and Associated Items in Olin Library, Wesleyan University, together with an Essay by David R. Clark '42
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WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS, 1865-1965: A Catalogue of His Works and Associated Items in Olin Library, Wesleyan University, together with an Essay by David R. Clark '42

By Yeats, William Butler / Durkan, Michael J.

Middletown (CT): (Bound and printed in the Republic of Ireland), 1965. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. 92pp, errata slip laid in. Bound in pictorial blue wraps, tanned. 8.75" x 6.25"

$15.00

AUTHOR PRICE GUIDES [2 volumes]: Volume One, Revised, and Volume Two

By Ahearn, Allen & Patricia

Rockville, Maryland: Quill & Brush, 1996. Hardcover. Fine. Two volumes. pp: xx, 725; xix, 648. Bound in green cloth, gilt lettering on spines and covers. 9.25" x 6"

$50.00

ERNEST HEMINGWAY:  A COMPREHENSIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY
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ERNEST HEMINGWAY: A COMPREHENSIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY

By Hemingway, Ernest / Hanneman, Audre

Princeton, NJ: Princeton Univ Press, 1969. Second printing, with corrections. Hardcover. Fine. pp: (xiv), 568 with index; 4pp illustrations from title-pages and manuscripts. Bound in black cloth, gilt lettering on spine. 9.5" x 6.25"

$30.00

EZRA POUND:  A BIBLIOGRAPHY
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EZRA POUND: A BIBLIOGRAPHY

By Pound, Ezra / Gallup, Donald

Charlottesville: Univ of Virginia Press, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. pp: xiv, 548 with index; frontispiece portrait. Bound in red cloth; gilt lettering on spine and cover, pictorial dust wrapper. 9.5" x 6" "A complete revision of 'A Bibliography of Ezra Pound', published in London in 1963."

$20.00

F. SCOTT FITZGERALD:  A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY
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F. SCOTT FITZGERALD: A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY

By Fitzgerald, F. Scott / Bruccoli, Matthew J.

Pittsburgh: Univ of Pittsburgh Press, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. pp: xxiii, 369 with index; illustrations from title-pages, dust jackets, etc. Bound in black and blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, blue endpapers, top edges stained blue. 9.5" x 6.5"

$25.00

GERTRUDE STEIN:  A BIBLIOGRAPHY
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GERTRUDE STEIN: A BIBLIOGRAPHY

By Stein, Gertrude / Wilson, Robert A.

New York: Phoenix Bookshop, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. pp: xii, 227 with index; five illusrations from title-pages, etc. Bound in red cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, gray endpapers. 9.25" x 6"

$15.00

WITH LOVE FROM PLUM:  THE P.G. WODEHOUSE COLLECTION OF WALTER WHITE
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WITH LOVE FROM PLUM: THE P.G. WODEHOUSE COLLECTION OF WALTER WHITE

By Wodehouse, P.G. / Ahearn, Allen and Patricia

Rockville, MD: Quill & Brush, 1992. First Edition. Softcover. Fine. 52pp; black-and-white illustrations from dust jackets. Contains a foreword and descriptions of 398 items, with prices. Bound in pictorial wrappers. 8.5" x 5.5"

$20.00

BIBLIOGRAPHICAL STUDIES OF SEVEN AUTHORS OF CRAWFORDSVILLE, INDIANA:  Lew and Susan Wallace, Maurice and Will Thompson, Mary Hannah and Caroline Virginia Krout, and Meredith Nicholson
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BIBLIOGRAPHICAL STUDIES OF SEVEN AUTHORS OF CRAWFORDSVILLE, INDIANA: Lew and Susan Wallace, Maurice and Will Thompson, Mary Hannah and Caroline Virginia Krout, and Meredith Nicholson

By Russo, Dorothy Ritter & Thelma Lois Sullivan

Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Society, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. pp: xv, 486, index; 11 plates. Contains full bibliographical entries and annotations. Bound in red and tan cloth, gilt-decorated spine, top edges gilt. 9.5" x 6"

$25.00

RICHARD HARDING DAVIS, A BIBLIOGRAPHY:  Being a Record of his Literary Life, of his achievements as a Correspondent in Six Wars, and his efforts in behalf of the Allies in the Great War
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RICHARD HARDING DAVIS, A BIBLIOGRAPHY: Being a Record of his Literary Life, of his achievements as a Correspondent in Six Wars, and his efforts in behalf of the Allies in the Great War

By Davis, Richard Harding / Quinby, Henry Cole

New York: E.P. Dutton, 1924. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. pp: xxi, 294; frontispiece and 31 plates of illustrations from Harding's published works. Bound in green cloth, gilt spine and cover lettering. top edges gilt. 9.25" x 6" Limited to 1,000 copies, type distributed.

$25.00

ADDRESSES DELIVERED AT MIAMI UNIVERSITY, OXFORD, OHIO, BY R.H. BISHOP, D.D. PRESIDENT;  CONTAINING HIS INAUGURAL ADDRESS, AND HIS ADDRESSES TO GRADUATES, OF THE YEARS 1829, '30, '31, '32, '33, '34;  ALSO, A COMPLETE CATALOGUE OF ALL THE GRADUATES OF MIAMI UNIVERSITY, AND OF PERSONS UPON WHOM HONORARY DEGREES HAVE BEEN CONFERRED
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ADDRESSES DELIVERED AT MIAMI UNIVERSITY, OXFORD, OHIO, BY R.H. BISHOP, D.D. PRESIDENT; CONTAINING HIS INAUGURAL ADDRESS, AND HIS ADDRESSES TO GRADUATES, OF THE YEARS 1829, '30, '31, '32, '33, '34; ALSO, A COMPLETE CATALOGUE OF ALL THE GRADUATES OF MIAMI UNIVERSITY, AND OF PERSONS UPON WHOM HONORARY DEGREES HAVE BEEN CONFERRED

By Bishop, Robert Hamilton

Hamilton, Ohio: Joseph G. Monfort, 1835. First Edition. Softcover. Good. 76pp. Removed from nonce volume; spine reinforced with archival paper. 8" x 5.25". Spotty foxing here and there. [American Imprints 30513].

$75.00

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WORKS OF ROBERT GRAVES
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A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WORKS OF ROBERT GRAVES

By Graves, Robert / Higginson, Fred H.

Hamden, Connecticut: Archon Books, 1966. First US Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 328pp with index; frontispiece portrait, six plates. Bound in black cloth,gilt spine lettering, green page-marker ribbon, printed dust wrapper. 8.75" x 5.5"

$30.00

AN ADDRESS, DELIVERED TO THE GRADUATES OF MIAMI UNIVERSITY, AUGUST 13TH, 1840;  by R.H. Bishop, D.D. President
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AN ADDRESS, DELIVERED TO THE GRADUATES OF MIAMI UNIVERSITY, AUGUST 13TH, 1840; by R.H. Bishop, D.D. President

By Bishop, Robert Hamilton

Oxford, Ohio: Printed by John B. Peat, 1840. First Edition. Softcover. Good. pp: 17, (1)list of graduates. Sewn into old blue wrappers. 8.5" x 5.25" [American Imprints 40-816].

$35.00

A BIO-BIBLIOGRAPHY OF LANGSTON HUGHES, 1902-1967:; With a Preface by Arna Bontemps.  Second Edition, Revised
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A BIO-BIBLIOGRAPHY OF LANGSTON HUGHES, 1902-1967:; With a Preface by Arna Bontemps. Second Edition, Revised

By Hughes, Langston / Dickinson, Donald C.

Hamden, CT: Archon Books, 1972. Revised & Enlarged Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. pp: xiii, 273, index; frontispiece portrait of Langston Hughes. 8.75" x 5.5" Tipped in is a "checklist update," dated March 1992.

$40.00

GROUP OF THIRTY-ONE (31) HANDWRITTEN ACCOUNT STATEMENTS FOR CREW AND LABORERS ON THE WHALE SHIP "ISAAC WALTON,"  SUPPORTED BY DOZENS OF HANDWRITTEN RECEIPTS FOR DIVERSE PURCHASES AT MANILA AND ELSEWHERE, 1844-1847.  ALSO, A SHIP'S ROSTER AND ACCOUNT OF INDIVIDUAL CREW SHARES IN THE WHALE OIL, SPERM OIL, AND WHALE BONE TAKEN ON THE VOYAGE
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GROUP OF THIRTY-ONE (31) HANDWRITTEN ACCOUNT STATEMENTS FOR CREW AND LABORERS ON THE WHALE SHIP "ISAAC WALTON," SUPPORTED BY DOZENS OF HANDWRITTEN RECEIPTS FOR DIVERSE PURCHASES AT MANILA AND ELSEWHERE, 1844-1847. ALSO, A SHIP'S ROSTER AND ACCOUNT OF INDIVIDUAL CREW SHARES IN THE WHALE OIL, SPERM OIL, AND WHALE BONE TAKEN ON THE VOYAGE

By Fitch, Daniel

1844. Original manuscript. Very Good. The final-account statements for crewmen and kanakas [Pacific Island workers] on the whaler were prepared by N. & W.W. Billings of New London, owners of the ship; and most are quarto, written in sepia ink on blue paper. The receipts are mostly by Capt. Daniel Fitch, written in sepia ink on various sizes and types of paper. Here is a very brief look at the whalemen and items listed and priced on the receipts: Harris Fowler...Pare of Whalemans Pumps...1 quadrant...; Edward Low...Callico Shirt...Pare of Women Shoes...; William E. Catlin...Palm Sheth and Belt...4 lbs of Tobacco...3 Wolen Shirts...Board at St. Peters & St. Pauls on Shore...at Manilla; Richard Spencer...Duck Trousers...Pare of Brogans...; Joseph Lathrop...Bile Medicine...Cash at Manilla; Isaac Lester...Pare of Sattinet Trousers...1 Jar Palm Meat...; Abner Rogers...Pare of Boots...Sheth Belt...2 Pare of Drawers...; William Davis...Tan Palm Hat...Pare of Thick Shoes...1 Check Shirt...2 lbs of Tobacco...Cash at Manilla...; Antone Bailey...2 Tin Pots...Cloth Bag for Duff Bags...I let the Steward have enough for the Cabin...; Jim Crow Connacker [kanaka]...Guansey Frock...Monkey Jacket...1 Scotch Cap...1 Tin Pan...2 Pare of Wolen Stockens...; Francis Austin...Pare of Whalemans Pumps... 5 lbs of Tobacco...2 Sheth Knives...Cash at Manilla...; &c., &c., many more crewmen and items. Also present is the Billings Company's "Division of Cargo to Crew of Ship Izaak Walton, June 2, 1847," listing all crew members and their shares of Whale Oil, Sperm Oil, and Whale Bone. Capt. Daniel Fitch was Master of the whaler "Isaac Walton" out of New London, Connecticut.

$575.00

BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WORKS OF RUDYARD KIPLING  [with]  SUPPLEMENT TO BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WORKS OF RUDYARD KIPLING
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BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WORKS OF RUDYARD KIPLING [with] SUPPLEMENT TO BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WORKS OF RUDYARD KIPLING

By Kipling, Rudyard / Livingston, Flora V.

NY / Cambridge: Edgar H. Wells / Harvard U Press, 1938. First Editions. Original Cloth. Very Good. Two volumes. pp: xviii, 523; xv, 333. Facsimiles of Kipling title-pages; index in each volume. Bound in brown cloth, gilt spine titles. 8.5" x 5.75" Prior owner's address label and name in both volumes.

$100.00

REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE APPOINTED ON THE TWENTY-THIRD OF SEPTEMBER LAST TO INQUIRE INTO THE CAUSES AND PARTICULARS OF THE INVASION OF THE CITY OF WASHINGTON, BY THE BRITISH FORCES IN THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 1814.    November 29, 1814,,,,  [with]  DOCUMENTS ACCOMPANYING THE REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE,,,,  [With 23 related documents as listed below.]
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REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE APPOINTED ON THE TWENTY-THIRD OF SEPTEMBER LAST TO INQUIRE INTO THE CAUSES AND PARTICULARS OF THE INVASION OF THE CITY OF WASHINGTON, BY THE BRITISH FORCES IN THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 1814. November 29, 1814,,,, [with] DOCUMENTS ACCOMPANYING THE REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE,,,, [With 23 related documents as listed below.]

By War of 1812

Washington DC: A. & G. Way, Printers, 1814. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 370pp, two folding tables. [Howes W152. Sabin 69796. American Imprints 33404.] In all, 25 pamphlets [two copies of AI33413], bound together in 3/4 brown morocco and marbled boards with spine title "THE INVASION OF WASHINGTON & CLAIMS, ETC." The 23 related pamphlets (260pp) are listed here by American Imprints numbers: 33303, 33244, 33304, 33424, 33395, 33318, 33437, 33324, 33399, 33249, 33415, 33285, 33326, 33419, 33421, 33413, 33497, 33498, 33403, 33253, 33298, 33450, 33251.

$1200.00

HANDWRITTEN TRAVEL NOTEBOOK OF A MICHIGAN MAN WHO SAILED BY STEAMER TO THE WEST INDIES AND PUERTO RICO, CIRCA 1910
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HANDWRITTEN TRAVEL NOTEBOOK OF A MICHIGAN MAN WHO SAILED BY STEAMER TO THE WEST INDIES AND PUERTO RICO, CIRCA 1910

By Anonymous

1910. Original manuscript. Hardcover. Good. 100+pp of tightly written entries, most in black ink, on his observations in Puerto Rico, Cuba, St. Thomas, Santa Cruz, Antigua, St. Kitts, St. Vincent, Barbados, &c. The notebook is crammed with descriptions and statistics on steamship lines and on the countries visited, especially topography, weather patterns, and ports. A few side comments refer to the Improved Order of Redmen, the Ancient Order of Gleaners, and the Modern Woodmen of America. Also, curiously, written here and there are full lyrics to several songs: "Little Old Cabin in the Lane," "Down Where the Suwanee River Flows," "Yellow Rose of Texas," and one or two more. Bound in red morocco over flexible boards. 6" x 4". Used during travel. Although we have not found the traveler's name, he resided in the Saginaw-Byron corridor of Michigan.

$175.00

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