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A lot of works by Sean O'Casey: The Green Crow; Pictures in the Hallway; Inishfallen Fare...

A lot of works by Sean O'Casey: The Green Crow; Pictures in the Hallway; Inishfallen Fare Thee Well;

by O' Casey, Sean

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Hardcover. Very Good/Good. A lot of works by Sean O' Casey, to wit: 1) The Green Crow (New York: George Braziller, 1956), Very Good condition hardcover in First Edition, Good condition dust jacket, not price-clipped, protected by Brodart sleeve, black cloth with green outline of a crow to front cover, a fine collection of writings about plays and playwrites, with xvi + 303 pp.; Pictures in the Hallway (New York: Macmillan, 1942), Very Good condition hardcover in First Edition state, previous owner's inscription, sans dust jacket, light toning to text, fine photographic portrait of author at frontis, with 356 pp.; Inishfallen Fare Thee Well (New York: Macmillan, 1949), a Very Good condition hardcover copy in First Edition state, Good condition dust jacket, moderately worn, crimped here and there, with 396 pp.; Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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Field and Fair: Travels with a Donkey in Ireland

Field and Fair: Travels with a Donkey in Ireland

by O Conaire, Padraic; translated from the Irish by Cormac Breathnach

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Dublin / Cork: Talbot Press, 1929. First English Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Bound handsomely in light blue heavy linen cloth, sunning to edges and spine, simple, printed paper labels to cover and spine, being abraded there a bit, and with some foxing to covers, half-toning to two endpapers, but remarkably bright of interior, featuring deckle-cut fore-edges and a raft of 13 lovely black-and-white wood-cut illustrations but that are unattributed. Short poetic homage to O Conaire following copyright page by F.R. Higgins. [4], 5-95 pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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Bill Blass: An American Designer

Bill Blass: An American Designer

by O' Hagan, Helen, Kathleen Rowold and Michael Vollbracht

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New York / Indianapolis: Harry N. Abrams, in association with Elisabeth Sage Historic Costume Collection, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. Over 100 heretofore unpublished photographs of Bill Blass's remarkable career, featuring the work of Richard Avedone, Irving Penn and many other fine photographers, augment this gorgeous volume that was "Published to accompany a major retrospective exhibition of Blass's career at the Indiana University Art Museum." Features "more than 250 of his most important ensembles" leading up to his Spring 2000 ensembles (publisher's blurb). Bound handsomely in tan cloth boards with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. 272 pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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The Assignation: stories by Joyce Carol Oates

The Assignation: stories by Joyce Carol Oates

by Oates, Joyce Carol

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New York: The Ecco Press, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Fine collection of memorable short stories by the National Book Award-winning author of The Falls and The Accursed, Marya, The Gravedigger's Daughter, We Were the Mulaneys, and others. This collection features the eponymously titled short story, quite bracing. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped. Extensive frontis matter + 192 pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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Heat, and other stories

Heat, and other stories

by Oates, Joyce Carol

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New York: A William Abrahams Book, by Dutton, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. Scarce in the trade in this stated (stated First Edition, First Printing) and condition (SIGNED by the author at title page). A superior copy inside and out, being a sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Goldenrod colored boards quarterbound in black linen, and laid in is a book-review from the New York Times. Bright and shiny dust jacket, paper-backed, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. Gift-quality condition inside and out. 397 pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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Bird Life of Texas

Bird Life of Texas

by Oberholser, Harry C

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Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. The inaugural volume in the Corrie Herring Hooks Series, and featuring the quite stunning black-and-white and full-color illustrations of Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Complete in two over-large, heavy quarto format volumes and in stated First Edition state. Bound in publisher's original green cloth, rubbed gilt lettering over spines, gilt titles over black labels. Housed in a Near Fine condition simple coardboard slipcase but illustrated with Plate #16, Lewis' woodpecker, on rear panel, illustrated paper label on spine. xxviii + 530 pp.; viii + 532-1069 pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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Some Irish Loving: a selection

Some Irish Loving: a selection

by O'Brien, Edna

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New York: Harper & Row, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Another fine collection of short stories by the beloved Irish writer Edna O'Brien, seven short stories plus Acknowledgments and a List of Authors and Titles. "The Preamble," "The Fantastic," "The Profane," "The Desperate," "The Male," "The Female," "The Intemperate." Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bound in two-tone, brick paper over boards, brown cloth-backed. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing minor wear, mostly to spine head and foot, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. 262 pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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Lantern Slides

Lantern Slides

by O'Brien, Edna

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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A fine collection of a dozen short stories by the Irish writer. Stated First Edition. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped. 223 [1] pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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The Country Girls Trilogy and Epilogue

The Country Girls Trilogy and Epilogue

by O'Brien, Edna

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New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Stated First Printing of the First Edition of this fine novel by the esteemed Irish writerabout two unforgettable Irish girls Baba and Kate, from a small Irish village to a Dickensian consent to the bright lights and bright city of Dublin. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing less than wear mostly at spine head and head, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. 531 [1] pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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The High Road

The High Road

by O'Brien, Edna

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New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Stated First Printing of the First Edition of this fine novel by the esteemed Irish writer. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. 213 [1] pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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Walt Disney's Donald Duck; 50 Years of Happy Frustration

Walt Disney's Donald Duck; 50 Years of Happy Frustration

by O'Brien, Flora

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London: Three Duck Editions, 1984. Special Limited Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. Walt Disney. Preface by Justin Knowles, text by Flora O'Brien, #3828 of a Special Limited Edition of 5000 copies. Bound handsomely in brown and tan cloth with color plate of Donald mounted to front cover, virtually pristine interior, all edges gilt, and housed in a Fine condition slipcase covered in light tan linen cloth, and then both protected in a plastic Mylar sleeve. Laid in is a color print SIGNED by Wm Van Horn (of The Duck Family Tree) and includes three facsimile letters, to Bruce and Justin from Carl Barks, to Justin from Clarence "Ducky" Nash, and to Bruce and Justin again from Jack Hannah, with three doodled Donald Ducks at bottom. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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From the N.R.F.; an image of the twentieth century from the pages of the Nouvelle Revue...

From the N.R.F.; an image of the twentieth century from the pages of the Nouvelle Revue Française

by O'Brien, Justin, ed.; with contributions by Andre Gide, Jacques Riviere, Andre Breton, et al

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New York: Farrar, Straus Cudahy, 1958. First American Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. Forty-five from writers such as Andre Gide, Thibaudet, Denis Saurat, Paul Valery, Edmond Jaloux, Jules Romains, Jean Paulhan, Jean Wahl, Ramon Fernandez, Jacques Riviere, Paul Nizan, Henri Bergson and others. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. xxiv [2], 4-383 pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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UltraModern: Samuel Marx Architect, Designer, Art Collector

UltraModern: Samuel Marx Architect, Designer, Art Collector

by Liz O'Brien

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New York: Pointed Leaf Press, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Near Fine. The first monograph on this architect (Samuel Marx, 1885-1964) in many decades and that is augmented by over 200 illustrations. A sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bound in decorated cloth over boards in black and white, sharp and distinct lettering to spine. Bright and shiny dust jacket, paper-backed, illustrated, showing only very minor wear beyond a long scratch to rear panel near spine, protected by a plastic coat, not price-clipped. But for the scratch, gift-quality condition inside and out. [9], 10-216 pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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A Hidden Phase of American History: Ireland's Part in America's Struggle For Liberty

A Hidden Phase of American History: Ireland's Part in America's Struggle For Liberty

by O'Brien, Michael

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New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1919. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy, a big, tall, Imperial octavo format copy, gilt lettering to cover and to spine, moderate wear to covers, bumping to spine head and foot. Cracking to front and rear paste-downs, but a good, sufficiently solid copy for reading and study. xv, 1-553 pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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Andréas Walser (Coire 1908-1930 Paris): Tableaux / Lettres / Textes

Andréas Walser (Coire 1908-1930 Paris): Tableaux / Lettres / Textes

by Obrist, Marco; Solange Schnall, translator

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Geneve, Switzerland: Editions l'art Albert Skira, 1993. First French Edition. Hardcover. As New. Andreas Walser. Afterword by Jean-Christophe Ammann, translated by Jean Launay. Solange Schnall has transoated the remainder under the direction of Marco Obrist. A most handsomely produced book bound in octavo format, oatmeal cloth over boards, sharp and distinct black lettering to cover and an intriguing illustration to frnot cover. Plentiful black and color photographs printed on high-gloss, heavy card stock paper. 160 pp. A fine catalogue raisonne of the painter Andréas Walser, who died at the age of 22. His paintings were exhibited for the first time in France in September of 1996. [6], 7-160 pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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A lot of eleven (11) United States Naval Observatory volumes

A lot of eleven (11) United States Naval Observatory volumes

by United States Naval Observatory

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Washington, D.C: United States Government Printing Office. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. The lot is comprised of eleven (11) tall quarto hardcover volumes bound in dark green buckram cloth, covers blind-stamped in two logos of bi-directional arrows, both front and rear, with sharp and distinct lettering to spine. Bumping to spine heads and feet, bumping to some tips, else and withal, clean and quite sturdily bound. Withdrawn from an academic library (the University of California, Santa Clara), but with just blue ink-stamps denoting such. Volume XII: Part I: Equatorial Observations, 1908-1926, comprised of Two Parts and Appendix, devoted to equatorial observations made between 1908 and 1926. Part I discourses upon the equipment used (a 26-inch Equatorial telescope, The Clark Micrometer II, The Warner and Swasey Micrometer of the 26-inch Equatorial, the 12-inch Equatorial, and others), and then observations of asteroids, comets, occultations, solar eclipses and transit of Mercury, eclipses of… Read more
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London 1753

London 1753

by O'Connell, Sheila, ed

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Chicago: David R. Godine, 2993. First U.S. Edition. Hardcover. New/New. Brand-new, still in shrink-wrap, neither shelf- nor edge-worn, neither sunned nor marked as a remainder. Bound handsomely in hardcover quarto format, Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped. Essays by the editor, Sheila O'Connell, and with contributions by Roy Porter, Celina Fox, and Ralph Hyde. First U.S. Edition, bound in fine burgundy cloth. 272 pp. and gorgeously illustrated with 30 color images and 350 black-and-white. The publisher's blurb praises this "visual feast that captures the excitement, vitality, topography, iconography, and sociology of this great metropolis as it approached the peak of its power and influence." Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy… Read more
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Nate Shiner: Memorial Exhibition

Nate Shiner: Memorial Exhibition

by O'Connor, Malorie McCane

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1984. First Edition. Softcover. As New. Nate Shiner. Uber-scarce in the trade, there being no additional copies available on-line currently. 46 pp. of a fine artist exhibit catalog for a show that ran in three different galleries including the New Museum of New York. Precise publisher not stated. Sterling condition softcover copy, with unfurled tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear. Simple printed wraps, several score fine reproductions, printed on high-gloss paper. Introduction by Marcia Tucker. List of exhibitions and their chronology. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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Come Day - Go Day

Come Day - Go Day

by O'Connor, John

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Dublin, Ireland: Golden Eagle Books. Hardcover. Good. A perfectly serviceable reference copy of an item that is scarce in the trade; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. Forward cock to spine, bound in the original publisher's off-white cloth covers, moderately soiled and mildly worn, but clean and unmarked of interior. Date of publication not stated, but appears to be 1948 and a First Edition though not so stated. The author was born into the tight-knit community of the Mill Row, on the outskirts of Armagh, on April 3, 1920, according to Daragh Carville's homage to him. After leaving school at 14, he notes, "he worked for the Post Office as a telegram delivery boy. At around the same time, he began writing, sending stories to magazines in Ireland and America. In 1944 his story ‘The Boy and the Stone’ won a Best Short Story competition and was published in The Bell, the leading Irish literary journal of the day, edited by Sean… Read more
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The Face of Ulster: Antrim, Londonderry, Fermanagh, Tyrone, Armagh, Monaghan, Cavan, Donegal and...

The Face of Ulster: Antrim, Londonderry, Fermanagh, Tyrone, Armagh, Monaghan, Cavan, Donegal and Down

by Denis O'D Hanna

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London: B.T. Batsford, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Another fine contribution to The Face of Britain series, and with chapters devoted to each of the counties named in the sub-title, with introductory chapters about Ulster's peculiar history, customs, traditions, climate, topography, geography, zoology and botany. Bound simply in bright red cloth, with only faint wear to the tips and spine bottom, else sturdily bound, bright, clean and unmarked of interior, and not ex-library. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. viii-136 pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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