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Previously Undiscovered Quarter Plate Daguerreotype Portrait of Horace Mann, along with a Small Photographic Archive of his Family

Previously Undiscovered Quarter Plate Daguerreotype Portrait of Horace Mann, along with a Small Photographic Archive of his Family by MANN, Horace

1850. 1/2/2015. Near Fine. A remarkable group of 10 portraits of Horace Mann and his family, featuring a unique, and previousl...

$150,000.00
A Collection of 21 B. Traven Letters to Ruth Ford, with Related Material Including Three Books

A Collection of 21 B. Traven Letters to Ruth Ford, with Related Material Including Three Books by TRAVEN, B

Unbound. Fine. A magnificent archive consisting of 21 Typed Letters Initialed (as either "H." or "H.C.") f...

$125,000.00
The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby by FITZGERALD, F. Scott

London: Chatto & Windus, 1926. Hardcover. Fair. First English edition. Light blue cloth lettered in black, the remainder b...

$110,000.00
White Buildings

White Buildings by CRANE, Hart

New York: Boni and Liveright, 1926. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition, second issue. Foreword by Allen Tate. Near ...

$75,000.00
Neilson's Greek Exercise. Abridged and Revised in Syntax, Ellipsis, Dialects, Prosody, and Metaphrasis; To Which is Prefixed, a Concise, but Comprehensive Syntax for the Use of Colleges, Academies and Schools. By the Principals of Baltimore College

Neilson's Greek Exercise. Abridged and Revised in Syntax, Ellipsis, Dialects, Prosody, and Metaphrasis; To Which is Prefixed, a Concise, but Comprehensive Syntax for the Use of Colleges, Academies and Schools. By the Principals of Baltimore College by (JEFFERSON, Thomas). NEILSON, William

Baltimore: Printed for the Proprietors by Swain & Matchett, 1809. Hardcover. Good. First American edition (the book was fi...

$75,000.00
Six Issues of EPIC

Six Issues of EPIC by MILLER, Frank

[Montpelier, Vermont: Frank Miller, 1972. Softcover. Near Fine. Six issues. Quartos. Side stapled mimeographed leaves; the thr...

$75,000.00
Up from Slavery: An Autobiography

Up from Slavery: An Autobiography by WASHINGTON, Booker T

New York: Doubleday Page, 1901. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. Red cloth gilt. A little rubbing at the extremiti...

$65,000.00
[Original Art]: A Collection of 26 Watercolor Paintings and 48 Pen and Ink Drawings depicting the Artist's Psycho-Spiritual Journey

[Original Art]: A Collection of 26 Watercolor Paintings and 48 Pen and Ink Drawings depicting the Artist's Psycho-Spiritual Journey by GARBER, Sidney S

[New York City, 1940. Near Fine. A collection of 74 original artworks by New York-based surrealist and fantasy artist Sidney G...

$65,000.00
Daily National Intelligencer, 1813-1868 (62 volumes)

Daily National Intelligencer, 1813-1868 (62 volumes) by (CANBY, William and James)

Washington, D.C.: Gales & Seaton, 1868. Hardcover. Good. A collection of 62 bound large folio volumes consisting of 59 vol...

$65,000.00
H.P. Lovecraft Collection

H.P. Lovecraft Collection by LOVECRAFT, H.P

8/29/2012. Near Fine. A remarkable collection of 244 H.P. Lovecraft items with over 200 rare amateur press appearances dating ...

$65,000.00
H.P. Lovecraft in Weird Tales

H.P. Lovecraft in Weird Tales by LOVECRAFT, H.P., Robert E. Howard, Edmond Hamilton, et al

Indianapolis / New York / London: Popular Fiction Publishing Company / Weird Tales / William C. Merrett, 1973. Near Fine. A re...

$65,000.00
[Manuscript]: An American Doctor in Japan during the 1868 Boshin War: The "Journal of A.M. Vedder, M.D., Physician to His Highness the Prince of Choshui, Mitagiri, Province of Nagato, Japan"

[Manuscript]: An American Doctor in Japan during the 1868 Boshin War: The "Journal of A.M. Vedder, M.D., Physician to His Highness the Prince of Choshui, Mitagiri, Province of Nagato, Japan" by VEDDER, Alexander Madison

(Nagato; Shimonoseki; Nagasaki), 1868. 9/14/2017. Very Good. Manuscript Journal. Octavo. Measuring 5.5" x 8". About ...

$65,000.00
in our time

in our time by HEMINGWAY, Ernest

Paris: Three Mountains Press, 1924. Fine. First edition. Binder's glue stains on the endpapers, as usual, tiny chips at th...

$55,000.00
21 Hand Illustrated 1950s Vernacular Gay Chap Books

21 Hand Illustrated 1950s Vernacular Gay Chap Books

1958. Softcover. Near Fine. Oblong 24mos. Measuring 5" x 8". Illustrated throughout with original ink and watercolor...

$45,000.00



Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., founded in 1985, specializes in first editions of 20th Century American and English fiction. Our inventory of over 75,000 first editions includes: African-American literature & history, Mysteries, Detective Fiction, Drama, Books into Film and Sports books. We routinely issue extensively illustrated color catalogs, available by subscription. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA)and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB). Tom Congalton, founder of Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., actively promotes the ethics and standards of these professional organizations and served as President of the ABAA from 2000 to 2002.

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