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Aesop\'s Fables
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Aesop's Fables

By Wilbur Monroe Leaf (a.k.a. Munro Leaf) (1905-1976)

xxi+132 pages with illustration by Robert Lawson. Royal octavo (9 1/4" x 6 1/4") bound in original publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and cover with pictorials to cover. Aesop's Fables, or the Aesopica, is a collection of fables credited to Aesop, a slave and storyteller believed to have lived in ancient Greece between 620 and 564 BC. Of diverse origins, the stories associated with his name have descended to modern times through a number of sources and continue to be reinterpreted in different verbal registers and in popular as well as artistic media. Condition: Previous owner's name to front pasted down and end paper, lacking the slipcase else a bout very good.

$2.50

At Bertram\'s Hotel
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At Bertram's Hotel

By Christie, Agatha [Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa, Lady Mallowan (1890-1976)

256 pages. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 5 1/4") bound in original publisher's red cloth with black lettering to spine in original jacket. First British edition. At Bertram's Hotel is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie and first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club on 15 November 1965 and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company the following year. Jane Marple, the elderly amateur sleuth, takes a holiday at London's Bertram's Hotel, a place of which she has fond memories from her youth. The establishment has retained a mixed Edwardian and Victorian atmosphere, from its prim staff to its elderly patrons. In its tearoom Miss Marple encounters a wartime friend, Lady Selina Hazy, who reveals that she frequently thinks that she recognizes people in the hotel only for them to turn out to be complete strangers. Miss Marple is intrigued by her fellow guests, who include the famous adventuress Bess Sedgwick, 17-year-old Elvira Blake and her legal guardian Colonel Luscombe, and a forgetful clergyman, Canon Pennyfather. Condition: Jacket with edge war, soiled, spine ends chipped hinges rubbed else a better than very good copy in like jacket.

$20.00

The Best Christmas: A Christmas Keepsake
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The Best Christmas: A Christmas Keepsake

By Elmer Stephen Kelton (1926[-2009)

6 unpaginated pages. Oblong duodecimal (6" x 8 1/2") bound in original publisher's wrappers. Limited to 450 copes. Condition: Light edge wear else a very good copy.

$5.00

Homeward Bound: or, the Chase. A Tale of the Sea. By the Author of \
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Homeward Bound: or, the Chase. A Tale of the Sea. By the Author of "The Pilot," "The Spy," Etc.

By Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851)

2 volumes. [i]-vi, 13-276 pages; "A New Edition" 248 pages. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 4 3/4") bound in original publisher's plum cloth with spine label lettered in black. (BAL 3883 and 3887) First edition and New Addition. First published in Britain the same year. From the author of The Last of the Mohicans comes this classic nautical adventure tale that follows a sea voyage gone horribly awry. When a group of well-born British aristocrats set sail for the United States, they couldn't possibly imagine the mishaps that lie ahead of them when they find themselves coming ashore in Africa. Condition: Mixed set both published in 1938, volume one first edition with volume two being the "New Addition". Previous owner's name to front board, front end paper and title of volume one. Volume two name to front end paper. Foxing, spine label chipped and worn, boards sunned and faded, corners bumped, spine ends rubbed, small split at heal hinge else a good set.

$200.00

Last Poems
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Last Poems

By Alfred Edward Housman (1859-1936)

79 pages. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 4 3/4") bound in original publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and gilt lettering to cover with gilt ruled edges. First edition. English poet and scholar, whose verse would influence later poets, although only two slim volumes appeared during his lifetime, this being one of them. Partial Contents: Beyond the moor and mountain crest; Her strong enchantments failing; In valleys green and still; Could man be drunk for ever; The night my father got me; The sigh that heaves the grasses; Onward led the road again; and When lads were home from labor. Condition: Points rubbed and bumped, previous owner's gift inscription to front end paper else a very good copy.

$5.00

The Complete Writings of O. Henry
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The Complete Writings of O. Henry

By O. Henry (PSEUD William Sydney Porter 1862-1910)

14 volumes. Cabages and Kings x+266 pages with frontispiece, 3 illustrations and signed by the publisher and illustrator; The Four Millionx+225 pages with frontispiece and 3 illustrations; The Trimmed Lamp by viii+244 pages with frontispiece and 3 illustrations; Heart of the West viii+323 pages with frontispiece and 3 illustrations; The Voice of the City viii+228 pages with frontispiece and 3 illustrations; The Gentle Grafter iv+180 pages with frontispiece and 3 illustrations; Roads of Destiny ix+402 pages with frontispiece and 3 illustrations; Options iv+261 pages with frontispiece and 3 illustrations; Strictly Business viii+300 pages with frontispiece and 3 illustrations; Whirligigsviii+321 pages with 3 illustrations; Sixes and Sevens viii+267 pages with frontispiece and 3 illustrations; Rolling Stones xx+289 pages with frontispiece and 3 illustrations; Wind of Destiny iv+111 pages with frontispiece and 3 illustrations; Waifs and Strays viii+308 pages with frontispiece, 3 illustrations and index. Royal octavo (9 1/4" x 6 1/4") bound in original publisher's half Vellum-backed matte blue paper-covered boards with spines stamped in gilt Top edges of text blocks trimmed and gilt in blue cloth dust jackets, spine panes stamped in gilt. Memorial Edition; Edition de Luxe, limited to 1,075 numbered copies, of which this is 533. Signed by the publisher and illustrator. An extremely popular and prolific writer, O. Henry is noted for his sentimental, semi-realistic stories dealing with the lives of modest people and his mastery of the surprise ending. A North Carolinian by birth, Porter moved to Texas, where he became the editor and publisher of the humorous magazine The Rolling Stone. When he was charged with embezzling funds from a bank, he fled to Central America, subsequently the scene of Cabbages and Kings (1904). He later returned and, although there has been much debate over his actual guilt, served over three years in the federal penitentiary. While in prison, he published the first of his O. Henry stories-Whistling Dick's Christmas Stocking (1899)...Stories he heard in prison were the germs of many of his narratives...But his work is most identified with New York City, which he liked to call 'Bagdad-on-the-Subway.' Condition: Cream cloth toned; boards somewhat worn at edges, particularly at ends of spine. Dust jackets mildly soiled, discolored with some spot staining, most noticeable at spine panel of tenth volume; some fraying at spine ends. Free endpapers toned from exposure to dust jacket flaps. Ungilt edges of text block mildly toned, numerous gatherings roughly opened. Occasional thumb soiling scattered throughout interior of text block. Very good. Fourth and sixth volume completely unopened; eighth through eleventh mostly unopened; seventh and twelfth through fourteenth partially opened; first through third and fifth volumes opened but for the last two to four leaves else a better than very good set in like jacket.

$850.00

The Invisible Man
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The Invisible Man

By Wells, Herbert George (1866-1946)

viii+[2]-245[blank]-[2 ad] pages with title-page printed in orange and black. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 5 1/2") bound in original publisher's red cloth, front board and spine lettered in gilt, front board decoratively stamped in black. (Hammond B4) First edition, first state with page one numbered as 2. The Invisible Man is a science fiction novel by H G Wells. Originally serialized in Pearson's Weekly in 1897, it was published as a novel the same year. The Invisible Man of the title is Griffin, a scientist who has devoted himself to research into optics and invents a way to change a body's refractive index to that of air so that it neither absorbs nor reflects light and thus becomes invisible. He successfully carries out this procedure on himself, but fails in his attempt to reverse it. An enthusiast of random and irresponsible violence, Griffin has become an iconic character in horror fiction. Children's literature was a prominent genre in the 1890s. According to John Sutherland, Wells and his contemporaries such as Arthur Conan Doyle, Robert Louis Stevenson and Rudyard Kipling "essentially wrote boy's books for grown-ups." Sutherland identifies The Invisible Man as one such book. Wells said that his inspiration for the novella was "The Perils of Invisibility," one of the Bab Ballads by W. S. Gilbert, which includes the couplet "Old Peter vanished like a shot/but then - his suit of clothes did not." Another influence on The Invisible Man was Plato's Republic, a book which had a significant effect on Wells when he read it as an adolescent. In the second book of the Republic, Glaucon recounts the legend of the Ring of Gyges, which posits that, if a man were made invisible and could act with impunity, he would "go about among men with the powers of a god." Wells wrote the original version of the tale between March and June 1896. This version was a 25,000 word short story titled "The Man at the Coach and Horses" which Wells was dissatisfied with, so he extended it. (Wikipedia) Condition: Spine sunned rubbed and soiled; boards rubbed and soiled, hinges cracked, end-leaves and text toned age toned, bookplate to front pastedown else a good to very good copy.

$1250.00

Spectacular Happiness
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Spectacular Happiness

By Peter D Kramer

313 pages. Royal octavo (9 1/2" x 6 1/4") bound in original publisher's quarter red cloth gilt lettering to spine over black boards in original pictorial jacket. First edition. It's the father, not the son, who's the terrorist, and that's the first of many welcome novelties here. Chip Samuels is the most unlikely bomber in the world. A community-college professor with no pronounced radical leanings or history beyond what you'd expect from any member of his generation, he's been beguiled into his new vocation by his old college friend Sukey Kuykendahl, whose fortuitous discovery of a large cache of explosives has persuaded her that somebody ought to use them to make a statement. In a long, comfortably rambling series of reminiscences and commentaries that move from his broken marriage to his sweetheart Anais—a potter turned manufacturer of the famous AnaisWare—to his realization that contemporary American culture is based on the creation not of capital but of spectacle, Chip, "the revolutionary who reads directions," makes his passive-aggressive acquiescence in Sukey's plan to disable overscaled beachfront properties in the Cape Cod town of Sesuit seem not only logical but inevitable. As this unlikely half of the Free the Beaches Movement dilates on the aesthetics of unauthorized demolition, and his need to use his attacks to construct a genuinely postmodern narrative, Chip is moving from his self-willed obscurity to a celebrity that will change his life in ways far more uncontrollable than a dozen mere explosions. Condition: Review copy with the review notice laid in else a near fine in a fine jacket.

$1.00

The Water Witch; or, The Skimmer of the Seas
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The Water Witch; or, The Skimmer of the Seas

By Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851)

3 volumes. viii+321 pages; 316 pages; 308 pages. Small octavo ( 7 1/2" x 4 3/4") bound in half leather over marbled boards, black label to spine with gilt lettering on label. [BAL 3846] First English edition. (preceded by a Dresden edition in English of which there is only 1 copy known, precedes the American edition.) James Fenimore Cooper was born on September 15, 1789 in Burlington, New Jersey, the eleventh of twelve children. When he was one year old, he moved with parents William and Elizabeth to Cooperstown on Ostego Lake in central New York. During Cooper's boyhood, there were few backwoods settlers left and even fewer Indians. However, Cooper's early experiences in this frontier town gave him the background knowledge used in the Pioneers (1923). After boarding school in Albany, Cooper attended Yale College from 1803 - 1805 but was expelled. Apparently his expulsion stemmed from a dangerous prank that involved him blowing up another student's door. There Cooper acquired his lifelong distaste for New Englanders. In 1806, he became a sailor and then a midshipman in the Navy. At twenty, he inherited a fortune from his father and married Susan Augusta De Lancey, the daughter of a wealthy family that had remained Loyalist during the Revolution. Cooper married De Lancey New Years Day, 1811 and for two years he led the life of a country gentleman. When all five of his older brothers died, leaving widows and children behind, Fenimore began searching for work and wealth. In 1820, Cooper's wife bet him that he could write a book better than the one she was reading. What followed was Precaution (1820) a novel of morals and manners that showed the influence of Jane Austen. With a pleasant enough reception, he published The Spy: A Tale of Neutral Ground(1821) the first historical romance about the American Revolution. Then, on its success, Fenimore moved to New York City to pursue writing as a career. While in New York, he founded the Bread and Cheese Club and became the center of a circle that included notable painters of the Hudson River School as well as writers like William Cullen Bryant. In 1823, Cooper published The Pioneers which eventually consisted of five books about Natty Bumppo called The Leatherstocking Tales. With this, he created what can be critically viewed as the first American novel and hero. He also brought up the thematic complexities of natural right versus legal right, order versus change, and wilderness versus civilization which still fill the pages of American writing today. In 1826, at the height of his popularity, he sailed for Europe for what became a seven year stay. He wrote The Prairie (1827) and Notions of the Americans (1828) a defense of the United States against the attacks of European travelers. Under the half-patronizing epithet of "the American Scott" he wrote three historical novels that mimicked the writing of Sir Walter Scott. Returning to the US in 1833, Cooper was so hurt by a review that he penned A Letter to his Countrymen (1834) which was a bitter attack on American provincialism. He also became involved in disputes in Cooperstown where he was attacked by newspapers as a false aristocrat poisoned by European influences. In response, Cooper immersed himself in law suits aimed at gaining damages that would tame the irresponsibility of the press. Cooper established the principle that reviewers must work within the bounds of truth when they deal with an author rather than the book. Even with this scandal at his heels, Cooper continued to write a school primer, The American Democrat (1838) and three more Leatherstocking Tales: The Last of the Mohicans (1826), The Pathfinder (1840), and The Deerslayer (1841). Then came Cooper's obsession with the sea from his previous experience in the Navy. He penned The History of the Navy of the United States of America (1839), The Cruise of Sommers (1844), and The Distinguished American Naval Officers (1846). At the time of his death on September 14, 1851, Cooper was more successful and respected abroad than at home. Out of step with his countrymen, his work was very influential to European writers like Honore de Balzac and Leo Tolstoy. Yet, the weaknesses of Fenimore's fiction are quite well known and wide-spread. Mark Twain tore apart Fenimore's romanticism in Fenimore Coopers Literary Offenses (1895). Clearly, Fenimore's tone was criticized as being reactionary, romantic, and pedagogical in tone. However, Cooper did contribute a great deal to the genre of American fiction. In the grand enterprise, even today, everyone has read books and seen films that are directly and indirectly affected by Cooper's conception of Natty Bumppo and his creation of the American novel. Condition: New spine to spine volume one, mild foxing to endpapers, titles and a few other pages, Ownership signatures of William Humphreys to front end papers, armorial bookplates of Lord James Butler to front paste downs, first state with the ads lacking else a very good set.

$350.00

A Cold Case
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A Cold Case

By Philip Gourevitch (1961- )

184 pages. Octavo (8 1/2" x 5 3/4") bound in original publisher's quarter black paper with silver lettering to spine in original pictorial jacket. First edition. A Cold Case is a 2002 work of nonfiction by Philip Gourevitch. A film adaptation of the book starring Tom Hanks was attempted, but the project did not enter production. A Cold Case follows real-life chief investigator Andy Rosenzweig from the Manhattan District Attorney's office as he investigates the 1970 murders of Richie Glennon and Pete McGinn, a case which was seemingly closed too soon. An ex-con, Frank Gilbert Koehler, is finally arrested in 1997. Condition: A near fine copy in like jacket.

$1.00

The Letters of Sean O\'Casey Volume II 1942-1954
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The Letters of Sean O'Casey Volume II 1942-1954

By Sean John Casey (1880-1964) edited by David Krause

xxx+1200 pages with frontispiece and index. Royal octavo (9 1/4" x 6 1/4") bound in original publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering to spine in original publisher's jacket. The second volume of Sean O'Casey's letters presents the outrageous, eloquent and provocative dramatist at his formidable best. Spanning the most productive decade of his long and active life, this collection creates a self-portrait of both the private man, with his scars and memories, victories and defeats, and the public passion, a relentless gadfly vehemently engaged in the most controversial religious, political and artistic disputes of our times. Condition: Old book seller's sticker to front paste-down. Jacket with edge wear, chips, tears, light soiled else a very good copy in like jacket.

$5.00

The Christmas Nightingale: Christmas Stories of Poland
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The Christmas Nightingale: Christmas Stories of Poland

By Eric Philbrook Kelly (1884-1960)

73 pages with frontispiece and illustrations by Marguerite de Angeli. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 5") bound in original publisher's brown cloth with dark brown lettering to spine and cover with flower and leaf decoration to cover in original pictorial jacket. Eric Philbrook Kelly was an American journalist, academic and author of children's books. He was a professor of English at Dartmouth College and briefly a lecturer at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków. He won the 1929 Newbery Medal recognizing his first published book, The Trumpeter of Krakow, as the preceding year's most distinguished contribution to American children's literature. (Wikipedia) Condition: Page age toned. Jacket with edge wear with some closed edge tears and small chips else a very good copy in like jacket.

$25.00

Lazy Dragon: Chinese Stories from the Ming Dynasty
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Lazy Dragon: Chinese Stories from the Ming Dynasty

By Geremie Barme (editor)

xx+304 pages with illustrations and bibliography. Octavo (8" x 5 1/4") bound in original publisher's pictorial wrappers. Translated by Yang Xianyi and Gladys Yang. Preface by W J F Jenner. First edition. Translation of short stories originally selected from san yan; er pai, collections of tales respectively by Feng Menglong and Ling Mengchu. "This selection of stories is based on The courtesan's jewel box: Chinese stories of the Xth-XVIIth centuries. Condition: Previous owner's name to gutter of page 1, light edge wear else a very good copy.

$1.00

East of Eden
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East of Eden

By Steinbeck, John (1902-1968)

622 pages Octavo (8 1/2" x 6") bound in original publisher's green cloth with red label and black lettering to spine, green lettering to front cover in original jacket. First state with "brite" uncorrected on page 281 and back wrapper with Steinbeck's photography. First edition, first state. East of Eden is a novel by Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck, published in September 1952. Often described as Steinbeck's most ambitious novel, East of Eden brings to life the intricate details of two families, the Trasks and the Hamiltons, and their interwoven stories. The novel was originally addressed to Steinbeck's young sons, Thom and John (then 6½ and 4½ years old, respectively). Steinbeck wanted to describe the Salinas Valley for them in detail: the sights, sounds, smells, and colors. The Hamilton family in the novel is said to be based on the real-life family of Samuel Hamilton, Steinbeck's maternal grandfather. A young John Steinbeck also appears briefly in the novel as a minor character. According to his third and last wife, Elaine, Steinbeck considered it his magnum opus. Steinbeck stated about East of Eden: "It has everything in it I have been able to learn about my craft or profession in all these years." He further claimed: "I think everything else I have written has been, in a sense, practice for this." Condition: Corners bumped, book-plate removed from front paste down, spine head with small split. Jacket soiled, spine age toned, edge wear with closed tears and small chips, spine head chipped with tears, corners chipped else about very good in a good to very good jacket.

$250.00

The Only Good Body\'s a Dead One
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The Only Good Body's a Dead One

By Tony Kenrick (1935- )

256 pages. Octavo (8 1/4' x 5 1/2") bound in original publisher's brown cloth with red lettering to spine in original pictorial jacket. First edition. . . . and any dead one is a good one, for the purposes of a so-called gourmet society which makes strange use of its raw materials. Reynolds and Wood, two nightclub entertainers in Nice, become funeral watchers and conduct an impetuous investigation from the harum purchase of a bear to the scarum theft of a hearse. All with an aplomb to be admired under the harder to believe circumstances. Condition: Jacket price struck through, spine points rubbed else a very good copy in a near fine jacket.

$10.00

The Counterlife
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The Counterlife

By Philip Milton Roth (1933-2018)

324 pages. Royal octavo (9 1/4" x 6 1/4") bound in original publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and initials to cover in original pictorial jacket. The Counterlife (1986) is a novel by the American author Philip Roth. It is the fourth full novel to feature the fictional novelist Nathan Zuckerman. When The Counterlife was published, Zuckerman had most recently appeared in a novella called The Prague Orgy, the epilogue to the omnibus volume Zuckerman Bound. Condition: Very good in a near fine copy.

$25.00

Economics and Prestige in a Maya Community: the Religious Cargo System in Zinacantan
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Economics and Prestige in a Maya Community: the Religious Cargo System in Zinacantan

By Frank Cancian (1934- )

zviii+238 pages with plates, maps, charts, tables, bibliography and index. Octavo (8 3/4" x 5 1/2") bound in original publisher's green cloth with brown lettering to spine in original publisher's pictorial jacket. First edition. The cargos are religious offices occupied on a rotating basis by the men of the community. The incumbents receive no pay; rather, they spend substantial amounts of money in carrying out their duties, in effect exchanging money for social position. It is shown that the social and economic stratification of the community is clearly expressed in the cargo system. The tendency of the cargo system to keep Zinacantan isolated from the Mexican world is analyzed, along with the present and probable future effects of growing population and expanding economic opportunities. Condition: Corners bumped. Jacket: edge wear with some small chips and tears, spine toned else a very good copy in like jacket.

$5.00

Original Sin
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Original Sin

By Phyllis Dorothy "P D" James (1920-2014)

416 pages. Royal octavo (9 1/4" x 6 1/2") bound in original publisher's quarter black cloth with gilt lettering to spine and cover over black boards in original pictorial jacket. First American edition. The literary world is shaken when a murder takes place at the Peverell Press, an old-established publishing house located in a dramatic mock-Venetian palace on the Thames. The victim is Gerard Etienne, the brilliant new managing director whose ruthless ambition has made him many enemies: a discarded mistress, a rejected and humiliated author and rebellious colleagues. Adam Dalgliesh and his team are confronted with a puzzle of extraordinary complexity and a killer who is prepared to strike again. Condition: A near fine copy in like jacket.

$1.00

Fairy Tales and Stories
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Fairy Tales and Stories

By Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875)

xxiv+524 pages with frontispiece, illustrations by Hans Tegner. Folio (12 1/4" x 8 1/2") bound in original publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and cover with color pictorial to cover. Introduction by Edumnd Gosse. Translted from the Danish by H L Braekstad. First edition. Hans Christian Andersen was a Danish author. Although a prolific writer of plays, travelogues, novels, and poems, Andersen is best remembered for his fairy tales. Andersen's popularity is not limited to children: his stories express themes that transcend age and nationality. Andersen's fairy tales, of which no fewer than 3381 works have been translated into more than 125 languages, have become culturally embedded in the West's collective consciousness, readily accessible to children, but presenting lessons of virtue and resilience in the face of adversity for mature readers as well. His most famous fairy tales include "The Emperor's New Clothes", "The Little Mermaid", "The Nightingale", "The Snow Queen", "The Ugly Duckling", "The Little Match Girl" and "Thumbelina". His stories have inspired ballets, plays, and animated and live-action films. Condition: Gift dedication tipped to front paste-down, corners bumped and rubbed through, spine ends rubbed through, hinges rubbed and beginning to split at head, edge wear soiled, some pages tape repaired, soiled, shaken else a poor copy.

$25.00

The Wedding-Day. A Comedy, As it is Acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury Lane, by His Majesty\'s Servants
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The Wedding-Day. A Comedy, As it is Acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury Lane, by His Majesty's Servants

By Fielding, Henry (1707-1754)

[iii]+82+[2 epilogue] pages. Octavo (8"x 5") bound in modern gray boards and printed paper label. (Cross, page 308; Ximenes Occasional List 92, 108; NCBEL III, 929) First edition. This is the earliest issue, with the price on the title page and earliest press figures. Complete with the epilogue. Henry Fielding (1707-1754) was a playwright and novelist who figured prominently within the literary and theatrical sphere of Restoration England. Born on April 22, 1707 in Sharpham, England as the oldest of seven children, Fielding received an education in classical languages and literature at Eton College, where he first developed his affinity for writing. Ranging from conventional to experimental forms, his total of 21 published plays received wavering critical responses; his first wild success, The Author's Farce, launched his career as a playwright, whereas The Covent-Garden Tragedy was regarded as one of his biggest flops. Additionally, The Covent-Garden Tragedymarks Fielding's most long-winded dispute with contemporary critics. An innovative satirist and social commentator, he consistently based his works on critiques of contemporary political ideologies, the consumerist fashions of public taste, and the exploitation of writers by playhouses and publishing houses alike. Viewing Fielding as a playwright through the lens of the public eye, focusing specifically on the critical reception and response to his plays leading up to the Licensing Act of 1737, it becomes clear that he was indeed a renowned figure who built his influence gradually throughout his career. Fielding ended his career as a playwright due to the passage of the Licensing Act of 1737, a censorship law to which he himself had contributed due to the increasingly harsh anti-ministerial content of his plays. Indeed, The Historical Register of 1736 served as a catalyst for the act, exposing the potential danger of political satire on the stage. Though Fielding subsequently shifted his career toward novel writing, there is no doubt that his dramatic works greatly influenced and shaped the England of his time. His plays have been adapted throughout history and continue to be performed in modern times, leaving a legacy that endures in the literary and dramatic imagination. Condition: First and final leaf dust soiled else a very good copy.

$1000.00

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