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Deathtrap

By Levin, Ira

New York: Dramatists Play Service, 1979. acting version. Trade paperback. As new; one character name highlighted in cast list. All else-clean, tight, and attractive.. glued red wraps; 80 pp. Alternate scene ending laid in.

$20.00

Whispering Smith

By Spearman, Frank H.

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1906. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good; light amount of rubbing to spine ends and corners; repaired looseness at spine ends; text and illustrations are fine; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. N.C. Wyeth. 8 vo; Bright red cloth boards with color illust. of the cowboy on the front board; white lettering on front board; gilt lettering on spine; 421 pp; one additional page advertising two other titles by Spearman (Doctor Bryson and The Daughter of a Magnate). Color frontis illust. protected by tissue byN. C. Wyeth. Three other full page color illustrations by Wyeth.

$100.00

The Heidi Chronicles

By Wasserstein, Wendy

New York: Dramatist Play Service, 1990. acting version. Trade paperback. As new; clean, tight, & attractive.. glued bright pink wraps;81 pp

$7.50

Lummox

By Magnuson, Mike

New York: Harper and Brothers, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. as new; clean, tight, & attractive./as new; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. large 8 vo; bright blue boards with orange spine strip; gilt spine lettering; 227 pp; dj illustrated with color photo. inscribed by the author on the title page.

$9.00

Nigger

By Gregory, Dick (with Robert Lipsyte)

New York: Pocket, 1964. Pocket book ed., 1986. 17th printing. Mass market paperback. As new; clean, tight, & attractive.. Mass market paperback; glued wraps; black wraps with b/w photo of Gregory on front; 209 pp; signed by Dick Gregory inside the front wrap. An autobiography; "...a moving story of a man who deeply wants a world without malice and hate...." New York Times.

$75.00

Biographical Sketch of Hon. John Peter Altgeld Twentieth Governor of Illinois

By Brown, Edward Osgood

Chicago: Chicago Historical Society, 1905 ca.. Staplebound. very good; clean, tight, & attractive.. stapled booklet; b/w portrait of Governor Altgeld as frontispiece; 32 pp. Read on the Occasion of the Presentation to the Society of Goernor Altgeld's Portrait, the gift of Joseph S. Martin of Chicago.

$15.00

The Rolling Stones

By Carr, Roy

New York: Harmony, 1976. Trade paperback. very good; slight shelfwear; table of contents page is partially unattached; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. 4 to; oversize square tradepaper; glued wraps; 120 pp. organized chronologically from 1963-1976; includes MIck Jagger Interview, filmography, US discography, bootlegs, etc. Color and b/w photographs throughout. This is a rare find for Stones fans. Filled with everything from full page album covers to newspaper headlines.

$30.00

Orpheus Descending

By Williams, Tennessee

New York: Dramatists Play Service, 1987. acting version. Trade paperback. As new; clean, tight, & attractive. glued wraps; 83 pp.

$15.00

Live Questions: including Our Penal Machinery and Its Victims

By Altgeld, John P.

Chicago: Donohue and Henneberry, 1890. First Edition. Hardcover. very good; spine faded, minor rubbing to spine ends and corners; repaired looseness at spine; p.o.'s name on fly leaf. All else-clean, tight, & attractive.. 8 vo; dark green cloth covered boards with gilt front board and spine lettering; 320 pp. From the author who became the twentieth governor of Illinois: "The questions treated in this book are ...pressing for solution-but many of them vitally affect the welfare and happiness of mankind, and can only be intelligently settled by a thorough investigation and wide discussion." Issues include: Rights of striking workers, pensions for soldiers, abolition of constables and the fee systems, divorce, women workers, immigrants, the eight-hour movement and the penal system.

$20.00

A Concise Dictionary of Folklore

By Clarke, Kenneth and Mary

Bowling Green, KY: Kentucky Folklore Record, 1965. Staplebound. very good; clean, tight, & attractive.. Red stapled wraps; silver lettering and illust. on front wrap; 37 pp. Arranged as an alphabetical reference of terms having special connotation to folklore content.

$7.50

Silver Chief

By O'Brien, Jack

Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Co., 1933. Hardcover. very good; light fading to spine color; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. Kurt Wiese. 8 vo; light blue boards with silver lettering and front board illust. of Silver Chief; silver spine lettering; illust. endpapers; color illust. of Silver Chief as frontispiece; 218 pp; 13 full page b/w illust.; many smaller b/w illust. throughout.

$17.50

A Bright Shining Lie

By Sheehan, Neil

New York: Vintage (Random House), 1988. First Vintage ed.. Trade paperback. as new; clean, tight, & attractive.. Trade paperback; 861 pp; includes: interviews, documents, source notes, bibliography and index. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award.

$62.50

In Memoriam Joseph Beuys Obituaries, Essays, Speeches

By Wiegand, Wilfried, et. al. (translated by Timothy Nevill)

Bonn, Germany: Inter Nationes, 1986. Trade paperback. As new; clean, tight, and attractive.. trade paperback, stiff wraps; 68 pp; full page b/w photos of Beuys' works; includes a five panel fold out photo at rear of book of his work, Guiding Energies; also Beuys' Curriculum vitae, Exhibitions, Actions, Events, and bibliography. In addition to Wiegand, contributors include: Klaus Staeck, Peter-Klaus Schuster, Heinrich Boll, and Friedhelm Menneks.

$17.50

Dream Life and Real Life

By Schreiner, Olive

Chicago: Academy Chicago, 1977. second printing. Hardcover. very good; p.o's name inside front board; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. 12 mo; dark blue cloth covered boards; silver spine lettering; 91 pp; three short stories centered on women. A reprint of a 1909 edition. Reprint of the 1909 editon published by Little, Brown.

$10.00

The Works of Stewart Edward White

By White, Stewart Edward

Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1913. reprint. Hardcover. very good; light rubbing to spine ends and corners; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. 8 vo; light green boards with black illust. of cabin and mountains; gilt lettering on spine and front board; b/w illust. of gunfight as frontispiece; includes three novels: Arizona Nights, The Two-Gun Man, and Rawhide. 351 pp. Originally published 1907 by The McClure Company

$10.00

Nobel Prize Lecture

By Solzhenitsyn, Alexander

London: stenvalley Press, 1972 (reprint 1982. Trade paperback. as new; clean, tight, & attractive. Small trade paperback; glued wraps; b/w photograph of Solzhenitsyn on front wrap; 55 pp; recto page in English; verso in Russian.

$5.00

Ramona

By Jackson, Helen Hunt

New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1884. Later printing. Hardcover. as new; clean, tight, & attractive/as new; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. unknown. sm 8 vo; taupe textured boards with dark brown graphic and lettering on front board and spine; 424pp; b/w illust. throughout; colorful illust. dj.

$40.00

Musings of a Chinese Mystic

By na

London: John Murray, 1911. reprint of 1906 ed.. Hardcover. very good; light soil to board edges; minor shelfwear; p.o's name on front endpaper.. 16 mo; green textured boards with black illust of reclining Chinese man. heavy stock paper; 112 pp; four unpaginated pages at rear of book listing all titles in the Wisdom of the East series. Introduction (pp 11-36) by Lionel Giles, M.A.; Part of the Wisdom of the East series. Translation by Professor H.A. Giles. Editorial note by L. Cranmer-Byng and S.A. Kapadia.

$10.00

Holidays on Ice

By Sedaris, David

Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. As new; clean, tight and attractive./as new; protected by new Mylar wrap.. 12 mo; teal boards with publisher's logo blind stamped on front board; gilt spine lettering; 123 pp; color photo of Santa at a urinal on front of dj. Inscribed by the author on the title page.

$27.50

The Heat of the Day

By Bowen, Elizabeth

New York: Knopf, 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. very good; light toning to paper. all else-clean, tight, & attractive./good; moderate wear to dj edges with spine color fading; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. Sm 8 vo; teal boards with author's initials blind stamped on front board; gilt spine lettering; 372 pp; green dj with title in white lettering; b/w photo of author on dj rear. Price, 3.00, on inside flap of dj.

$50.00

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