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Peter Rabbit

By N A

Racine, WI: Whitman, 1933. Spiral bound. very good; some chipping to page edges contained because of clear coating; clean, tight, & attractive.. Ruth E. Newton. lg 4 to; spiral bound linen pages protected by clear coating; # 943 printed in upper left corner of cover; unpaged; stunning and bright full page color illustrations throughout. Ruth E. Newton's Chubby Cubs


The Arkansas Testament

By Walcott, Derek

New York: Farrar , Straus and Giroux, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. As unread; inscribed by the author on the front fly leaf; clean, tight, & attractive./as new; protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; teal boards with ivory textured spine strip; 117 pp; dark green dj with author's b/w photograph on rear of dj. Inscribed by the author on the front fly leaf. Walcott's 8th collection of his poems.


The Long Rain

By Gadol, Peter

New York: Picador, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. very good; clean, tight, & attractive./very good; light stain from removed sticker; all else-clean and attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. sm 4 to; apricot boards with ivory spine strip; red spine lettering; 298 pp. illust. dj.


Gifts From the Herb Garden

By Tolley, Emelie and Chris Mead

New York: Clarkson Potter, 1991. Hardcover. very good-clean, tight, and attractive./very good-clean and attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; square format; ivory boards; green spine lettering; illustrated endpapers; 132 pp; vibrant color photographs throughout; includes chapters on drying herbs & flowers, topiaries, wreaths, scents, swags, etc. dj shows color photos of herbs and flowers.


Dangerous Life

By Perillo, Lucia Maria

Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1989. 3rd Printing. Trade paperback. Very good; light shelfwear; all else-clean, tight, and attractive.. trade paperback; gilt sticker noting "Winner of the Poetry Society of America's Norma Faber First Book Award 1989: included; 61 pp. Signed by the author on title page.


Mrs. Longfellow

By Longfellow, Fanny Appleton

New York: Longmans, Green and Co., 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. very good; light toning inside boards; text and portraits are very good; all else-clean, tight, and attractive./good-light soiling to dj; several repaired edge tears; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; light blue cloth covered boards; gilt spine lettering; 255 pp; includes portraits of the Longfellow family; introduction, poem "On My New Year's Candlestick" written for Mrs. Longfellow by James Russell Lowe, and index. Dj has small painting of Mrs. Longfellow on front wrap.


Mother, Mother

By Zailckas, Koren

New York: Crown, 2013. First Edition. Hardcover. very good-clean, tight, & attractive/very good-protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; gray boards, red spine lettering; 363 pp.


In the Lake of the Woods

By O'Brien, Tim

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1994. second printing. Trade paperback. very good; light shelfwear to edges; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. Trade paperback; 306 pp.


The Blue Bird

By Maeterlinck, Maurice (translated by Alexander Teixeira De Mattos)

London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1911. 25th ed.. Hardcover. very good; a few page turning smudges; plates and text in fine condition; all else-clean and attractive.. F. Cayley Robinson. Sm. 4 to; bright blue boards with ornate gilt title, illust. of blue birds and stars framed in gilt border; gilt illust., lettering, and decortion continued on spine and rear board; gilt stain to top of text block; deckled page edges; endpapers in light blue with illust. 211 pp; 25 color plates attached to heavy gray stock protected by heavy tissue. This is a fine and scarce edition of a classic. Color plates are stunning.


The Elements of The Geology of Tennessee

By Safford, J.M. and Killebrew, J.B.

Nashville, TN: Ambrose & Bostelman, 1904. Hardcover. good; boards and cloth spine are rubbed; pencil notes on front endpaper; some pencil notes and underlining in text; all else- clean.. 8 vo; tan paper covered boards with illust. of daffodill; 264 pp; includes questions for students and index; b/w illust. and diagrams throughout. "Prepared for the use of the schools of Tennessee and for all persons seekng a knowledge of the resources of the stat."


Red Drumming in the Sun

By Lewis, May (Aline Goldstone)

New York: A. A. Knopf, 1931. 1st ed.. Hard cover. good - no dj; Max Kahn's bookplate inside front board; inscribed with a verse of poetry & date on front fly leaf.. 16 mo; brown boards with gilt lettering on spine strip; 73 pgs. Association copy from the library of the artist Max Kahn, dated August 1931.



By Haley, Alex

Garden City: Doubleday, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. fine; clean, tight, & attractive./very good; light rubbing to dj edges; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; muted yellow boards with black spine strip; gilt spine lettering; 688 pp. dj has full page b/w photo of author & 12.95 price intact on dj flap.


The 1950's America's "Placid" Decade

By Satin, Joseph (ed.)

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1960. Trade paperback. Very good. Trade paperback; Number 6 in the Houghton Mifflin Research Series; 223 pp.; includes articles by Erich Fromm, John Kenneth Galbraith, et. al.; bibliograpyand suggested research topics.


A Summons to Memphis

By Taylor, Peter

New York: Knopf, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. very good; clean, tight, & attractive./very good; price clipped; light edge rubbing; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; pale yellow boards with authot's gilt initials stamped on front board; black spine strip; gilt spine lettering; 209 pp. graphic lettered dj. Author's first novel after 36 years of silence.


A World to Win

By Sinclair, Upton

New York: Viking Press, 1946. Hardcover. very good; rear board and endpaper show dampness stain; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. 8 vo;red cloth boards with stamped title box on front board; silver spine lettering; 624 pp; interesting note on circulation at rear of book. No dj. This is Volume 7 of the World's End series.


Adam Haberberg

By Reza, Yasmina

New York: Knopf, 2007. First American Edition. Hardcover. very good; clean, tight, & attractive. red dot remainder mark on bottom of text block./very good; one repaired small tear at bottom of dj. DJ protected by new Mylar wrap. 8 vo; brown textured boards; 146 pp; colorful dj.


A Sudden Silence

By Minahan, John

New York: William Morrow & Co., 1963. Hardcover. very good; some toning to pages due to age; all else-clean, tight, & attractive. /good; rubbing to flap edges; repaired tears to edges; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; black boards; silver spine lettering; 191 pp. black dj with white and yellow lettering. Important novel based on the decision of a woman to have an abortion before safe and legalized abortion was granted by the Supreme Court.


Billy Goes to School

By McIntire, Alta

New York: Follett, 1949. Hardcover. very good; ex-lib (school) with usual markings and expected imperfections; minor rubbing to board edges; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. Esther B. Bristol, Betty Alden. Sm 4 to; clay colored boards with black illustration of children on their way to school.;128 pp. includes word list; brightly colored illust. throughout. Follett Social Studies Series edited by Esther K. Meeks.



By R.N. Hastings (Rachel)

n.a.: self published, 2010. First Edition. Trade paperback. very good;clean, tight, & attractive.. trade paperback; 53 pp; inscribed by the author on the title page. Precedes Hastings volume "Seven, Seven."


The Last Girls

By Smith, Lee

Chapel Hill: Algonquin, 2002. Hardcover. fine, clean, tight, & attractive./Very good; rear flap has a crease; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; Ivory board with teal spine strip; silver spine lettering, 371 +unpaged epilogue


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