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Apocalyptic Narrative and Other Poems

By Jones, Rodney

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1993 . First Edition. Hardcover. very good; clean, tight, & attractive./very good; lightest wear to dj top edge; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; bright cherise boards with black spine strip; gilt spine lettering; 69 pp. b/w photograph of small town on dj front inscribed by the author on the title page. inscribed by the author on the title page.

$21.00

The Tin Canand other poems

By Smith, William Jay

New York: Delacorte Press, 1966. first printing. Hardcover. very good; clean, tight, & attractive./very good; light soil and shelf wear; dj protected by new Mylar wrap. sm 4 to; black cloth boards with silver spine lettering; black endpapers; 68 pp; silver dj with black lettering; inscribed by the author on the rear of the previous publications page; typescript poem, "The Closing of the Rodeo" laid in with a note of appreciation for his design work for the world premiere of "The Straw Market." Dated 4 March 1966.

$27.00

The Way We Live Now

By Trollope, Anthony

New York: Modern Library , 1984. First Modern Library Ed.. Hardcover. very good-moderate rubbing to board edges; all else-clean, tight, & attractive./good- moderate chipping, several small pieces at dj top, & repaired tears to dj edges; dj protected by Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; dark maroon boards with Modern Library logo centered on front board; gilt spine lettering; endpapers repeat M.L. logo; introduction by Marion E. Dodd, pp iii-xi, written in 1950, 825 pp. tan dj with black woodcut by Stephen Alcorn.

$12.00

The Negro in American Society

By Preu, James (editor)

Tallahassee, Fl: The Florida State University, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good; clean, tight, & attractive; gift inscription inside front board which may be from David Christensen to his parents.. Deep red boards with gilt seal of Florida State University on lower right corner of front board, title in gilt lettering; gilt spine lettering; 89 pp with charts, graphs, & b/w photographs; intorduction by Maurice M. Vance. Seven essays treating anthropology, psychology, economics, politices, agriculture, et al. Essayists: Hale G. Smith, Charles H. Fairbanks, William P. Dillingham, David E. Christensen, Elston Roady, Lewis M. Killian and Maurice M. Vance.

$10.80

Marzi

By Sowa, Marzena (translated by Anjali Singh)

New York: DC Comics (Vertigo Press), 2011. Advance Reading Copy. trade paperback; oversize. as new; clean, tight, & attractive.. Sylvain Savoia. large paperback format; glued wraps; illustrated in b/w comic book style; 230 pp. Told from a young girl's perspective, a memoir of a childhood shaped by politics. Structured in vignettes...a coming-of age story that portrays the harsh realities of life behind the Iron curtain.

$12.00

In Praise of the Stepmother

By Llosa, Mario Vargas (translated by Helen Lane)

New York: Farrar , Straus and Giroux, 1990. Hardcover. as new; clean, tight, & attractive./as new; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; black boards with semi-abstract impression on front board; 149 pp.; illust. dj (detail from An Allegory with Venus and Cupid by Bronzino).

$15.00

Re: creation

By Giovanni, Nikki

Detroit: Broadside Press, 1970. 2nd printing. (1971). Wraps. Very good. No dust jacket as issued.:clean, tight, & attractive.. glued wraps; collage of African-American faces; 49 pp; lists of Broadside publications inside front & rear wraps.

$15.00

Monster

By Myers, Walter Dean

New York: HarperCollins, 1999. Hardcover. as new; clean, tight, & attractive./as new; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. Christopher Myers. 8 vo; black boards with facsimile of criminal record of finger prints; 281 pp; b/w photographs and unique journal style throughout; written in film script style; dj does covers 3/4 of book in a unique fashion.

$16.80

Fearless Jones

By Mosley, Walter

Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. As new; clean, tight, & attractive; signed by the author on the title page./As new; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. sm. 4 to; gray boards with pale yellow spine strip, red spine lettering; 312 pp. b/w photographic dj.

$19.80

Morte D'Urban

By Powers, J.F.

Garden City: Doubleday, 1962. Hardcover. very good; lightest bit of wear at spine ends and board corners; all else-clean, tight, & attractive./very good; light chipping at spine top; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; black textured boards with gilt coat of arms on front board; gilt spine lettering; 336 pp. White dj with red and black lettering; reviews of other Power's book on dj rear.

$21.00

The Complete Poetry and Selected Prose of John Donne

By Donne, John

New York: Modern Library, 1952. Hardcover. Very good; light wear to board edges; all else-clean, tight, & attractive./good+; moderate wear and chipping to dj; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 12 mo; bright blue boards with gilt box and title information on center of front board, repeated design on spine; 594 pp. Green and yellow dj; reverse of dj lists all Modern Library titles. #12 in the Modern Library series.

$12.00

Black and White

By Macaulay, David

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 19901. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good+; p.o.'s embossed stamp on front endpaper; all else-clean, tight, & attractive./As new; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. David Macaulay. 4 to; gray boards with blind stamped illust. of a cow on front board; unpaged; illust. dj. 1991 Caldecott Medal winner. No award medal attached to dj. Innovative treatment of 4 separate stories done in 4 different artistic styles. Perspective is the theme.

$63.00

Armagnac: Terre Gasconne

By Gaubert, Irene

L'Imprimerie Sirven: Havas, 1946. Edition Havas. Wraps. Very Good. No dust jacket, as issued. DAMPNESS STAIN ON FRONT WRAP; repaired LOOSENESS AT SPINE. ALL ELSE-CLEAN, TIGHT, & ATTRACTIVE.. De R. Maurel. tan wraps; 83 pgs.; both b/w & color illust. throughout. stunning illust. throughout.

$18.00

The Story of the U. S. Coast Guard With Official Pictures

By Gilchrist, M. E.

RACINE, WI: WHITMAN, 1938. Hard cover. very good; No dust jacket, as issued. CLEAN, TIGHT, & ATTRACTIVE WITH MINOR RUBBING TO SPINE ENDS & CORNERS.. Bray Studios. 16 mo; pictorial boards; Whitman book # 1123; 40 pps.; b/w photographs throughout. pictures from the official motion picture produced by the Bray Studios.

$10.80

Poems of Katherine Tynan

By Tynan, Katherine

Dublin: Allen Figgis, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. very good-as unread; clean, tight, & attractive./very good-light rubbing; all else clean & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 24 mo; dark blue boards with silver spine lettering; 100 pp; includes index; intorduction by Monk Gibbon; graphic design black, pink, and white dj. An Chomhairle Ealaion Series of Irish Authors 6

$19.20

One by One From the Inside Out

By Loury, Glenn C.

New York: The Free Press, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. As new-clean, tight, & attractive./as new-protected by new Mylar wrap. 8 vo; black paper boards with white cloth spine strip, red spine lettering; 332 pp; Prologue, pp 1-12; includes epilogue, index, and notes. Inscribed by the author on the title page. b/w dj with red lettering. Essays and reviews which assesses our progress and takes stock of our failures in race relations.

$15.00

All Butterflies

By Brown, Marcia

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1974. Later printing. Hardcover. fine; clean, tight, & attractive./fine; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. Marcia Brown. 4 to; colorful illust. boards; endpapers illustrated with brightly colored butterflies and flowers; unpaged; ABC book with full page color illust. throughout; dj has same illust. as boards; Inscribed by the author/illustrator on the illust. forepage.

$60.00

Absolutely Normal Chaos

By Creech, Sharon

New York: Harper Collins, 1996. Uncorrected Proof. Trade paperback. very good; clean, tight, & attractive.. glued wraps; 239 pp. Inscribed by the author on the title page.

$27.00

Talking Like the Rain

By Kennedy, X.J. and Dorothy M. Kennedy (selected by)

Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1992. First Edition, fourth printing. Hardcover. very good; clean, tight, & attractive./very good; clean & attractive; protected by new Mylar wrap. . Jane Dyer. 4 to; illust. glossy boards; 96 pp; includes index of authors and index of titles; glossy illust. dj identical to boards. beautiul color illust. throughout. A NYTimes Best Children's Book of the year.

$12.00

Houses and Homes 2

By Howe, Barbara J., et. al.

Nashville, TN: American Association for State and Local History, 1987. Later printing. Trade paperback. fine; ex-lib; clean, tight, & attractive.. Trade paperback; 168 pp; includes: introduction and index. illustrations and b/w photographs throughout. Part of the Nearby History Series.

$9.00

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