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Quest Club The First 100 Years Selected Papers Presented by Members of the  Quest Club
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Quest Club The First 100 Years Selected Papers Presented by Members of the Quest Club

By Quest Club Of Fort Wayne

The Quest Club of Fort Wayne. As New. 2011. 1st Edition. Hardcover. As New, no defects. 18 essays by members of the Quest Club of Fort Wayne, Indiana. . Beautiful, As New copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 296 pages. E1 .

$20.00

The Bertrand Russell Collection  8 Classic Works
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The Bertrand Russell Collection 8 Classic Works

By Russell, Bertrand

First Rate Publishers. New. 2014. Paperback. No defects, book is New. Note that this book is lacking a title page, Introduction, pagination, Index, Table of Contents, and spine titles, It does contain the full texts of eight classic works, including Notes and Appendices, in over 600 pages of small printing. The works are: The Problems of Philosophy, The Analysis of Mind, Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy, Political Ideals, The Problem of China, Mysticism and Logic, Proposed Roads to Freedom, and The Practice and Theory of Bolshevism, in order of appearance. . A must-have collection for readers of Bertrand Russell. . Trade PB. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 628 pages. C4 .

$30.00

The Indiana Experience
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The Indiana Experience

By Lazarus, A. L. , Ed.

Bloomington, IN. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1977. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Blue boards are slightly rubbed at corners, owner blindstamp at bottom margin of half title page, no other defects. Pages are clean and bright, very tight and square, still crisp, a beautiful copy. Jacket is a bit rubbed with slight edgewear, in bright Hoosier crimson. Protected w mylar cover. . This is a large and impressive tribute to the great Hoosier state. Essays, short stories, poems, songs, plays about Indiana written by its children. Including works by Eli Lilly, Wendall Willkie, Ernie Pyle, Booth Tarkington, Rex Stout, Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. , Jean Shepherd, Cole Porter, and many, many more. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 426 pages. C3 .

$25.00

A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again  Essays and Arguments
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A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again Essays and Arguments

By Wallace, David Foster

Back Bay Books. Fine. 1998. Paperback. No defects. By the author of Infinite Jest. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 368 pages. C2 .

$15.00

The Radical Tradition: 12 Essays on Politics,education and Literature
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The Radical Tradition: 12 Essays on Politics,education and Literature

By Tawney, R.H.

Pantheon Books. Fine in Good dust jacket. 1964. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket has tears, light chipping, sunned spine, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. Bound in green cloth with bright gilt titles and decoration to spine. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, appears unread. Like New book with Good dust jacket. . Twelve essays by a distinguished historian and philosopher. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 214 pages. C1 .

$25.00

Essays on Art and Ontology
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Essays on Art and Ontology

By Vivante, Leone

Salt Lake City. Salt Lake City: U. Utah Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1980. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Back panel of jacket has one-inch tear, no other defects, now protected by fresh mylar cover. No defects in book; apges are crisp, tight, unmarked; book appears unread. . Translated from the Italian by Arturo Vivante. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 137 pages. A6 .

$27.50

KWMU Presents The Best Harry James Cargas Commentaries
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KWMU Presents The Best Harry James Cargas Commentaries

By Radio, KWMU & Harry Cargas

Focus/Graphics. As New. 1995. 1st Printing. Paperback. No defects. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by Harry Cargas on the title page. . Harry James Cargas was an American scholar, author, and teacher. He was perhaps best known for his writing and research on Jewish-Catholic relations and American literature, but this collection covers a wide variety of subjects. They are a sample of the best of the commentaries delivered by Cargas on KWMU radio (St Louis, Missouri) over a period of twenty years. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 124 pages. Signed by Author. A2 .

$45.00

The Air-Conditioned Nightmare
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The Air-Conditioned Nightmare

By Miller, Henry

NY. NY: New Directions. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket. 1945. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Jacket has several small chips and tears, 1/2" chip at head of spine, light soil and foxing to extremities and back panel of jacket, still attractive in mylar sleeve. Page ends of book are slightly spotted. Cheap wartime paper, Binding is tight, no corner bumps or marks to covers, pages are clean and unmarked. $3.50 price on dust jacket. . Miller returned to the United States after spending ten years in Europe. He spent three years traveling around the country, and wrote this critique of America, which consists of essays and stories. Illustrated with photographs; plates are tipped in. In the first issue dustwrapper with four book reviews and without Miller's photograph, A solid copy of the first printing with first state dust jacket. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. S2 .

$95.00

Playboy (January 1989) Vol. 36 No. 1 (Collector's Edition) 35th  Anniversary Issue
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Playboy (January 1989) Vol. 36 No. 1 (Collector's Edition) 35th Anniversary Issue

By Hefner, Hugh, Ed.

Chicago. Chicago: Playboy Enterprises, Inc.. Fine with no dust jacket. 1989. Brunetiere Edition. Hardcover. No defects. Pages are clean, binding is tight; book appears unread. This is a hardcover book bound in black faux leather with bright silver titles and decoration to front cover and spine. . . Black boards with silver bunny decoration on front cover and silver lettering. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED (to "Ed") by Christie Hefner, at that time President of Playboy Enterprises, Inc. This fabulous issue presents some of the best of Playboy from the preceding 35 years, including written contributions by Woody Allen, Jack Kerouac, Fidel Castro, John Wayne, John Updike, Jules Feiffer, Dr. Martin Luther King, Truman Capote, Jimmy Carter, and many others. It also includes nude photos of Marilyn Monroe, Brigitte Bardot, Anita Ekberg, Carroll Baker, Catherine Deneuve, Ursula Andress, Raquel Welch, Margot Kidder, Marilyn Chambers, Linda Evans, Vanna White, Madonna, Bo Derek, Kim Basinger and dozens of other beauties. This is a Fine copy with no defects. Gift quality. Scarce in this binding, very scarce signed. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 350 pages. M1 .

$205.00

A View of the World  Selected Journalism
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A View of the World Selected Journalism

By Lewis, Norman

Eland Books. Fine. 2005. Paperback. No defects. Book is As New. . 20 wonderful travel essays, in locations from around the world. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 310 pages. L2 .

$17.50

Mallarmé  Selected Prose Poems, Essays & Letters
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Mallarmé Selected Prose Poems, Essays & Letters

By Mallarme, Stephane; Cook, Bradford (Trans. )

The Johns Hopkins Press. Very Good. 1956. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Somewhat faded spine, rubbing to edges and light wear to corners of boards, bump to bottom edge of back cover. Elegant owner signature on first endpaper. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Lacking dust jacket, this is a solid Very Good copy of the first edition. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 168 pages. G1 .

$35.00

Life and Art; Essays, Notes, and Letters Collected for the First Time
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Life and Art; Essays, Notes, and Letters Collected for the First Time

By Hardy, Thomas

NY. NY: Haskell House. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1966. Reprint. Hardcover. A few faint marks on spine, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Reprint of a book originally published in 1925. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 140 pages. D3 .

$29.50

The First Dozen: "Like Some of You"
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The First Dozen: "Like Some of You"

By Seward, Doris

Bloomington. Bloomington: Self Published. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1996. Softcover. Stapled wraps, papers covers have some faint and partial creasing, no other defects. The first dozen essays written by the author and published in the Bloomington Herald-Times in the column "Like Some of You." . WARMLY SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by the author to a friend. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 24 pages. Signed by Author. C5 .

$20.00

In Pursuit of Relevance
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In Pursuit of Relevance

By Muller, Herbert Joseph

Indiana University Press. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1971. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket has several tiny tears, slightly faded spine, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Top page ends of book are mildly spotted, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Bound in brown cloth with bright gilt titles. . Author addresses the relevance of the humanities to the urgent problems of the day (that is, the 1960s). Laid in is a lengthy handwritten review of the book. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by the author to a colleague or friend. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 306 pages. Signed by Author. A2 .

$25.00

Letters from Longstock
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Letters from Longstock

By Snagge, Geoffrey. (Foreword by Miss Read).

Pelham Books. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1968. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket has light edge creasing, light smudge to front panel, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book is lightly bumped at top of spine, corner, appears unread. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Daily life in a country Hampshire parish, especially in author's garden. Illustrated with line drawings. SIGNED AND WARMLY INSCRIBED to a Longsock visitor by the author, dated Christmas 1968. A beautiful, collectible copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 148 pages. Signed by Author. S4 .

$35.00

The Huron River:   Voices from the Watershed
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The Huron River: Voices from the Watershed

By Knott, John R. & Keith Taylor, Eds.

University of Michigan Press/Regional. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 2001. 1st Edition. Softcover. Mild bump to top corner, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . 33 essays, poems, and stories that celebrate the Huron River in Michigan. Illustrated with photos and drawings. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by both editors. A beautiful, collectible copy. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 230 pages. Signed by Editors. G4 .

$21.50

Alexander Pope
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Alexander Pope

By Pope, Alexander

London. London: Thomas Nelson & Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1920. Hardcover. Navy blue flexible leather boards with bright gilt titles and decoration to front cover and spine are a little scuffed. Light wear to corners and head of spine. Some label and tape ghosts to endpapers, owner name and date of 1951. Gilt on top page ends is dulled. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. No date, but circa 1920.. Except for a short introduction by John Bailey, this is all Pope. A selection of his most well known poetry, prose, essays. . 16mo 6" - 7" tall. 343 pages. F6 .

$21.50

The Icarus Glitch: Another Duck Soup Reader
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The Icarus Glitch: Another Duck Soup Reader

By Bothwell, Cecil

Black Mountain, NC. Black Mountain, NC: Brave Ulysses Books. Near Fine. 2001. Softcover. Small scrape to front cover, else As New. . Wise essays, humorous and otherwise, from the great state of North Carolina. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on half title page. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 116 pages. Signed by Author. F1 .

$20.00

Contemporary Writing from the Continents: an Mundus Artium Retrospective
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Contemporary Writing from the Continents: an Mundus Artium Retrospective

By Schulte, Rainer

Athens. Athens: Ohio U. Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1981. 1st Edition Thus. Hardcover. Two tiny tears to dust jacket, now protected by fresh mylar cover. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . An extraordinary anthology of poetry, all previously published in Mundus Artium. Fiction and essays from around the world. Octavio Paz, W. W. Merwin, Karl Krolow, Judith Minty, Nikos Engonopoulos, Angel Gonzalez, Tadeusz Rozewicz, Robert Creeley, Anne Sexton, Richard Eberhart, Pablo Neruda, James Kirkup, Heinrich Böll, Denise Levertov, and Par Lagerkvist, just to name a few. More than 160 authors are represented. The works have been translated to English. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 410 pages. E6 .

$25.00

Confessions of Two Brothers
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Confessions of Two Brothers

By Powys, John Cowper and Llewellyn

The Manas Press. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1916. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Spine label is lightly sunned, a little foxing to preliminary pages, owner blindstamp to ffep, page ends darkened. Paper title label on front cover is as new. Covers are black cloth. Tight, square, pages clean and bright. . Essays and diary entries; Llewellyn's first book. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 265 pages. A6 .

$35.00

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