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101 (Crane, Stephen). Beer, Thomas STEPHEN CRANE: A Study in American Letters. With an Introduction by Joseph Conrad
NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1923. 1923. Very good 
NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1923.. 1923.. Very good. - Octavo, green cloth backed orange paper covered boards (extremities lightly bumped, rubbed & soiled; small stain to rear board) with printed label on spine, in black paper covered cardboard case (bumped & rubbed) with printed label (rubbed, chipped & partially detached along one edge) on spine; deckle-edged. [viii] & 248 pages (small area of soiling to front endpaper & colophon), partially unopened. Very good internally.

First edition with Conrad's introduction.

Limited edition of 165 numbered copies. First Edition. 
Price: 95.00 USD

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102 (Creeley, Robert; Bly, Robert). Sanders, Ed; editor WOODSTOCK JOURNAL. VOL.2 NO.12; VOL.2, NO.15 AND VOL.2 NO.16. (June 14, July 26 and August 9, 1996). (3 issues)
Woodstock, New York: S&S Publications, LLC, 1996. 1996. Fine Signed
Woodstock, New York: S&S Publications, LLC, 1996.. 1996.. Fine. SIGNED BY ED SANDERS - Folio, softcover newspapers. 3 issues of this sensational periodical edited by poet and artist Ed Sanders addressing Local and Global news from the perspective of various Woodstock poets, activists, and others. Each issue has between 16 to 24 pages and includes illustrations from drawings and photographs. All are in near fine condition.

The June 14th issue is signed in full by Ed Sanders below the banner title. The original contributions contained within include columns by Andrei Codrescu and Jim Hightower, a poem by Robert Creeley entitled "Help", two poems by Robert Bly "He Wanted to Live His Life Over", and "A Question the Bundle Had", and 2 poems by Anselm Hollo "Cat- God's Channel" and "Terrifying Specimens".

Among the articles is an homage to the Hudson River & Catskill region historian Alf Evers. Political articles include one on the SEG's investigation of the HMO WellCare. There is also a headline entitled "Another Barnburning / When Will It Stop?" followed by an article by Edward SAnders "The Hell of Arson". Dust jacket present. 
Price: 75.00 USD

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103 (Creeley, Robert; Gunn, Thom; Paz, Octavio; Williams, Tennessee; Bowles, Paul; Levertov, Denise; et al) CONJUNCTIONS: 1. Bi-Annual Volumes of New Writing. Inaugural Double-Issue: A Festschrift in honor of James Laughlin, Publisher of New Directions. (Winter 81-82)
(New York: Conjunctions, 1981). 1981). Very good 
(New York: Conjunctions, 1981).. 1981).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wraps. The wraps are very slightly bumped & soiled. 295 pages plus ads. 8 pages of black-and-white illustrations. Near fine.

Edited by Bradford Morrow. Consulting Editor: Kenneth Rexroth. Contributing Editors: Edouard Roditi (Paris); Walter Abish, Guy Davenport, Claude Fredericks, Donald Hall, Nathaniel Tarn (USA). 
Price: 10.00 USD

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104 (Creeley, Robert; Gunn, Thom; Paz, Octavio; Williams, Tennessee; Bowles, Paul; Levertov, Denise; et al) CONJUNCTIONS: 1. Bi-Annual Volumes of New Writing. Inaugural Double-Issue: A Festschrift in honor of James Laughlin, Publisher of New Directions. (Winter 81-82)
New York: Conjunctions, (1981). (1981). Fine 
New York: Conjunctions, (1981).. (1981).. Fine. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. 295 pages plus ads. 8 pages of black- and-white illustrations. Near fine.

"Limited cloth edition".

Edited by Bradford Morrow. Consulting Editor: Kenneth Rexroth. Contributing Editors: Edouard Roditi (Paris); Walter Abish, Guy Davenport, Claude Fredericks, Donald Hall, Nathaniel Tarn (USA). Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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105 (Cruikshank, George). Fielding, Henry THE WORKS OF HENRY FIELDING. Complete in One Volume
London: Henry G. Bohn, 1856. 1856. Very good 
London: Henry G. Bohn, 1856.. 1856.. Very good. - Thick octavo, red cloth titled in gilt between gilt rules on red cloth labels on the spine. The binding is lightly bumped & rubbed and the labels are chipped. xxviii &1116 pages printed in 2 columns. Illustrated in black & white with a frontispiece portrait plate with a tissue guard, a facsimile plate and 22 plates by George Cruikshank. The contents are bright and clean. Very good.

New edition illustrated by George Cruikshank. With a memoir of the author by Thomas Roscoe. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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106 (Cruikshank, George). Reach, Angus B. CLEMENT LORIMER; Or,The Book with the Iron Clasps.
London: John Dicks, [circa 1880s]. [circa 1880s]. Good 
London: John Dicks, [circa 1880s].. [circa 1880s].. Good. ONE OF THE EARLIEST DETECTIVE NOVELS - (Dicks English Library). Octavo, bound into purple cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The covers are rubbed & lightly bumped with some light stains & tiny score marks to the front cover. 256 pages, printed in double columns. A bookplate has been removed from the front pastedown. There is occasional light soiling & the front edges of some pages are roughed. Illustrated in black & white with a frontispiece, 4 full-page and 7 half-page illustrations by George Cruikshank. Good.

"Clement Lorimer" is a biblio mystery and one of the earliest detective novels.

The book also includes: James Smith: "Kit-Cat Sketches"; Elie Berthet: "The Gold Mine" [with 11 illustrations]; Samuel Lover: "Short Irish Tales"; Gerald Griffin: "Card-Drawing"; M. G. (Monk) Lewis: "My Uncle's Garret Window"; Hoffmann: "The Wonderful Adventures of the Student Anselmus"; Douglas Jerrold: "The Ring and Mendicant"; and Tom Hood: "Tales and Papers". 
Price: 150.00 USD

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107 (Cummings, E. E.). Norman, Charles THE MAGIC-MAKER: E. E. CUMMINGS
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1958. 1958. Very good 
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1958.. 1958.. Very good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. There is a light vertical crease to the spine. The dust jacket is chipped with a tear to the top edge of its rear panel & with its spine slightly faded. xvi & 400 pages. Color portrait frontispiece and black-and-white illustrations. Very good in a good dust wrapper.

First edition.

From the library of literary critic Oscar Cargill with his signature on the front pastedown. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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108 (D'Annunzio, Gabriele). Medici, Giulio de BIBLIOGRAFIA D'ANNUNZIO
Roma: Edizioni del Centauro, (1929). (1929). Good 
Roma: Edizioni del Centauro, (1929).. (1929).. Good. - Small quarto, printed cream wraps. Soiled, creased & chipped; small tears to front wrap & head of spine; small piece out of tail of spine; backstrip partially detached. 295 & [3] pp. plus colophon. Illustrated with 12 plates. Good.

Of a total edition of 539 copies, this is one of ten author's copies, noted as such and initialed by the author.

Rare. 
Price: 375.00 USD

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109 (Dante) LETTERATURA DANTESCA. (Catalogo LXXV)
Firenze: Libreria Antiquaria Editrice Leo S. Olschki, 1906. 1906. Fair 
Firenze: Libreria Antiquaria Editrice Leo S. Olschki, 1906.. 1906.. Fair. - Quarto, three-quarter red calf & marbled boards. Spine perished; covers detached; disbound. Original pictorial green & black front wrap & 130 pp. plus 10-page bookseller's catalogue. Pages darkened; a few pencil notations. Fair.

An important priced sales catalog of rare editions of Dante. Well worth repairing and rebinding. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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110 (Darley, F. O. C.). Cooper, J. Fenimore THE WING-AND-WING; Or, Le Feu-Follet. A Tale
New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1873. 1873. Good 
New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1873.. 1873.. Good. - Octavo, reddish brown cloth titled & decorated in gilt on the spine with a vignette in gilt on the front cover & decorative frames in blind on both covers. The binding is lightly bumped & rubbed with the head & tail of the spine lightly chipped. 192 pages with the text printed in 2 columns. Illustrated with black-and-white plates, including a frontispiece with a tissue guard, and with an extra pictorial title in black & white after drawings by F. O. C. Darley. There is a previous owner's address label on the front pastedown. The page edges are slightly darkened & there is occasional light soiling & staining. Good. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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111 (Darrow, Whitney; Kingman, Dong; Sloane, Eric). (Ross, Lanny; Chapman, John; Morris, William; et al) DUTCH TREAT CLUB 1970. Sixty-fifth Anniversary. For Members and their Guests on the occasion of the Annual Dinner. The Sert Room of the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York City, May 7, 1970. Privately Printed
(Printed by Publishers Printing-Admiral Press), 1970. 1970. Fine 
(Printed by Publishers Printing-Admiral Press), 1970.. 1970.. Fine. - Octavo, red cloth with a circular vignette in black & white mounted on the front cover. 72 & [1] pages plus colophon with the list of members printed on pink stock. Black-and-white photographic illustrations and drawings & cartoons by Whitney Darrow, Dong Kingman and Eric Sloane. Near fine.

The Dutch Treat Club, founded in 1905, was an association of individuals active in literature, art, music and the theatre. Originally membership was limited to men and the club's yearbooks included "naughty" stories about women and cartoons and drawings of naked or partially nude females. After a controversial 1991 vote to admit women as members, the yearbook somewhat cleaned up its act. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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112 (Daudet, Alphonse). Brivois, Jules ESSAI DE BIBLIOGRAPHIE DES OEUVRES DE M. ALPHONSE DAUDET. Avec Fragments Inedits
NY: Burt Franklin, (1970). (1970). Fine 
NY: Burt Franklin, (1970).. (1970).. Fine. - Small octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt. vi & 143 pp. Covers slightly rubbed, else near fine.

Reprint edition. Originally published in 1895. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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LUMUMBA LIVES by Peter Matthiessen (In Wigwag Summer 1988. Preview Issue)., (Davis, Paul). Matthiessen, Peter; Lahr, John; Ivins, Molly; White, Armond; et al.
113 (Davis, Paul). Matthiessen, Peter; Lahr, John; Ivins, Molly; White, Armond; et al. LUMUMBA LIVES by Peter Matthiessen (In Wigwag Summer 1988. Preview Issue).
(New York): Wigwag, 1988. 1988. Very good 
- Quarto [10-3/4 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial color wrappers. There is some light foxing near the top edge of the front cover. 80 pages. Illustrations & pictorial ads in color and black & white, including 6 color illustrations [1 full-page] by Paul Davis for "Lumumba Lives" and a fulll-page color ad by Davis for a PBS Sherlock Holmes TV production. Very good.

Rare preview issue.

Among the contents is the first appearance of Peter Matthiessen's story "Lumumba Lives" illustrated by Paul Davis, considered by many the best story in Matthiessen's collection "On the River Styx". There are also contributions by John Lahr, Molly Ivins, Armond White and Terry McMillan.

Wigwag was founded by Alexander "Lex" Kaplen, who worked at the New Yorker. Wigwag eschewed celebrity coverage in favor of personal and literary writing. This test issue appeared in the summer of 1988 and the formal debut of the magazine was in October 1989. It attracted talented writers and its art director was the illustrator Paul Davis, whose illustrations for the Matthiessen story appear in this issue. Despite being financially successful and reaching a circulation of nearly 200,000 the magazine ceased publication in 1991 when the Gulf War broke out and the economy entered recession. 
Price: 125.00 USD

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114 (Day, C. S.; Caryl, Leo G.; Knowlson, T. Sharper; et al) THE EDITOR: (A Journal of Information for Literary Workers). Vol. VIII No.1. July 1898
(Franklin, OH: The Editor Publishing Company), 1898. 1898. Good 
(Franklin, OH: The Editor Publishing Company), 1898.. 1898.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wrappers. The wraps are soiled with the top inch of each wrap detached. The front wrap is lightly stained with 2 tears & with an owner's ink name in the top corner. The rear wrap is lightly foxed & the spine is chipped. Pages [229]-265 plus ads. Illustrated with pictorial initials & tail-pieces in black & cream. Good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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115 (De Pol, John H.). O'Flaherty, Liam TWO LOVELY BEASTS / And Other Stories
New York: The Devin-Adair Company, 1950. 1950. Very good 
New York: The Devin-Adair Company, 1950.. 1950.. Very good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly bumped. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & chipped with foxing to the edges of its flaps & some light foxing to its rear panel. [v]& 274 pages. Plates, full-page illustrations, vignettes & pictorial initials in black & white after wood engravings by John H. De Pol. Very good.

First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 17.50 USD

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116 (Defoe, Daniel) A CATALOG OF THE DEFOE COLLECTION IN THE BOSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY. With a Preface by John Alden, Keeper of Rare Books
Boston, MA: G.K. Hall & Co., 1966. 1966. Very good 
Boston, MA: G.K. Hall & Co., 1966.. 1966.. Very good. - Octavo, red buckram. Bumped. vi & 200 pp. [Stamped on copyright page "Sales Copy, Pages Missing," but no pages appear to be missing]. Very good. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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117 (Dekker, Thomas). Allison, A. F THOMAS DEKKER c. 1572-1632. A Bibliographical Catalogue of the Early Editions (To the end of the 17th century)
Folkestone and London, U.K.: Dawsons of Pall Mall, 1972. 1972. Fine 
Folkestone and London, U.K.: Dawsons of Pall Mall, 1972.. 1972.. Fine. - (Pall Mall Bibliographies, No. 1). Octavo, gray cloth titled in gilt, in dw. Binding soiled; dw lightly soiled. 143 pp., including 92 facsimiles. Near fine. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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118 (Dekom, Otto; Watkins, Tom; Schrader, Richard; Brabner, Joyce; Waters, John; Mink Stole; Pierce, Mary Vivian; Lochary, David; Divine; Massey, Eddie; Bronson, Richard; Wsolowski, Ed; Lynch, Bill; Horn, Stu; and Whitaker, Robert J.) EMERGENCY ILLUSTRATED 6. Cable TV - Otto Dekom - Woofy Bubbles
Newark, DE: Emergency Illustrated, 1974. 1974. Very good 
Newark, DE: Emergency Illustrated, 1974.. 1974.. Very good. - Folio alternative newspaper printed on 15 inch high by 12 inch wide newsprint, folded with a psychedelic comic color illustration by Tom Watkins on the front panel and a color pictorial advertisement for "Maya" fashion store on the rear. This 20 page periodical is additionally illustrated in black & white throughout. There is a small tear and hole in the last page. There is some minor darkening as is typical with mewsprint. Very good.

Includes an interview with Otto Dekom "critic at large", another interview with Joyce Brabner under a large illustration entitled "Diamond Cafe", a review of John Waters' "Female Trouble", a color centerfold alternative comic strip by Tom Watkins titled "Sgt. Skull-Moss" printed to the right of the illustration and text to "Don't call me, I'll call you. A play for Telephone". Other contributions include a review by Stu Horn of "The Woofy Bubbles Show" and Bill Lynch's "Is TV Becoming a Meaty Art?" 
Price: 20.00 USD

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119 (Dickens, Charles). Eckel, John C THE FIRST EDITIONS OF THE WRITINGS OF CHARLES DICKENS, THEIR POINTS AND VALUES. A Bibliography
NY: Maurice Inman, Inc. / London: Maggs Bros., 1932. 1932. Very good Signed
NY: Maurice Inman, Inc. / London: Maggs Bros., 1932.. 1932.. Very good. - Large octavo, black calf backed gray cloth with corners bound in black calf; t.e.g. The leather is heavily rubbed & scuffed. xvi & 272 pp. Pastedowns and endpapers darkened. Illustrated with frontispiece & facsimiles. Internally very nice.

Revised and enlarged edition. No. 41 of 250 copies signed by Eckel. 
Price: 275.00 USD

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120 (Dickens, Charles). Egerer, J. W CHARLES DICKENS IN THE FALES LIBRARY
NY: New York University Libraries, 1965. 1965. Very good 
NY: New York University Libraries, 1965.. 1965.. Very good. - Octavo, white wraps printed in black. Soiled & slightly darkened. 44 pp. Very good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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