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REAL ACADEMIA ESPANOLA: DICCIONARIO DE LA LENGUA ESPANOLA., (Spanish Dictionary).
1 (Spanish Dictionary). REAL ACADEMIA ESPANOLA: DICCIONARIO DE LA LENGUA ESPANOLA.
Madrid: Espasa Calpe, S.A., 1956. 1956. Very good 
- Quarto, 12-1/2 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide. Handsomely bound in full tan tree calf with gilt-titled leather labels on the spine. The spine is darkened & the joints are slightly rubbed. xxiii, [iii], 1,366 & [5] pages plus the colophon. A previous owner's name is blind-stamped on the front endpaper. The edges of the endpapers and first few leaves are slightly darkened with some rubbing to the front edge of the front endpaper. The fore edge is soiled. An attractive book in very good condition.

The 18th edition, revised and updated. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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2 Atkinson, Frank DICTIONARY OF LITERARY PSEUDONYMS: A Selection of Popular Modern Writers in English
London and Hamden, CT: Clive Bingley and Linnet Books, (1977). (1977). Fine 
London and Hamden, CT: Clive Bingley and Linnet Books, (1977).. (1977).. Fine. - Octavo, blue cloth, in dw. Very lightly soiled. The dw is lightly rubbed with the spine faded. 248 pp. The top edge is soiled, else near fine in a very good dw.

Second edition, enlarged. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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3 Cushing, William ANONYMS: A DICTIONARY OF REVEALED AUTHORSHIP
Waltham, MA: Mark Press, Inc., 1963. 1963. Very good 
Waltham, MA: Mark Press, Inc., 1963.. 1963.. Very good. - Octavo, green cloth titled in gilt. Slightly faded & with a light stain. 829 pp. Very good.

Reprint, limited to 600 copies, of the first edition published in 1889. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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4 Cushing, William INITIALS AND PSEUDONYMS: A DICTIONARY OF LITERARY DISGUISES
NY: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., 1885. 1885. Good 
NY: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., 1885.. 1885.. Good. - Octavo, rebound in red buckram; gilt-lettered label on spine. 603 pp. The pages are lightly chipped & toned. The first 2 blanks are partially detached. Ex-library with stamp on title page, number on copyright page & presentation stamp on first page of text. Good.

First edition. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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5 Haynes, John Edward PSEUDONYMS OF AUTHORS: INCLUDING ANONYMS AND INITIALISMS
NY: published by the author, 1882. 1882. Good Signed
NY: published by the author, 1882.. 1882.. Good. - Square octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt; t.e.g. Rubbed with the head & tail of the spine chipped. 112 pp. Mild ex-library with a few blind stamps, including one on the title. A good, tight copy.

First edition.

Presentation copy inscribed "To John Badger Clark of the / Manchester Mirror / with compliments of / Jno. Edward Haynes". Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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6 Kane, Joseph Nathan FAMOUS FIRST FACTS: A Record of First Happenings, Discoveries and Inventions in the United States
New York: The H. W. Wilson Company, 1950. 1950. Good Signed
New York: The H. W. Wilson Company, 1950.. 1950.. Good. - Large octavo [10-1/4 inches high by 7 inches wide], red cloth. The binding is bumped & lightly rubbed. The spine is slightly faded with a tear to the head. 888 pages, printed in 2 columns. The front hinge is cracked & the rear hinge is starting with some tears to the inner edge of the rear endpaper. The fore-edge is lightly soiled. Good working copy.

First edition of this revised and expanded edition.

Inscribed by the author on the front endpaper and signed "Joe Kane / April 3, 1950". First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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7 Leavitt, Robert Keith NOAH'S ARK / NEW ENGLAND YANKEES AND THE ENDLESS QUEST. A Short History of the Original Webster Dictionaries, with Particular Reference to Their First Hundred Years as Publications of G. & C. Merriam Company
Springfield, MA: G. & C. Merriam Company, 1947. 1947. Very good 
Springfield, MA: G. & C. Merriam Company, 1947.. 1947.. Very good. - Squarish octavo, rust brown cloth titled in gilt on spine, in a light gray paper covered slipcase with a printed paper label on the front panel. The spine of the book is slightly faded. The spine & extremities of the slipcase are darkened with soiling to the panels & label. [viii] & 106 pages. Illustrated in black-and-white. Very good.

Limited edition of 2,000 numbered copies. This copy, which is unnumbered, is from the library of the Meriden Gravure Company with the company's book label on the flyleaf. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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8 Lough, John. THE ENCYLOPEDIE IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND AND OTHER STUDIES.
(Newcastle upon Tyne): Oriel Press, (1970). (1970). Very good 
- Octavo, dark blue cloth, in dust wrapper. The white dw is quite soiled. 256 pages. Near fine in a good dw.

First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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9 Poldauf, Ivan; compiler CZECH ENGLISH DICTIONARY / CESKO ANGLICKY SLOVNIK
Prague: State Publishing House for Educational Literature, (1986). (1986). Good 
Prague: State Publishing House for Educational Literature, (1986).. (1986).. Good. - Thick octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The bottom corner of the front cover is slightly frayed. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & chipped with several short tears to its rear panel along the spine. 1133 pages plus colophon. The pages are slightly toned. Good.

First edition.

Compiled in cooperation with Robert Pynsent. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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10 Runes, Dagobert D.; and Schrickel, Harry G.; editors ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE ARTS
NY: Philosophical Library, (1946). (1946). Very good 
NY: Philosophical Library, (1946).. (1946).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in dw. The binding is bumped & stained; the dw is rubbed & chipped with light staining to the rear panel. 1064 pp. The contents are very good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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11 Sharp, Harold S.; compiler HANDBOOK OF PSEUDONYMS AND PERSONAL NICKNAMES: First Supplement. Volume 1: A-J. Volume II: K-Z. (2 volumes)
Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1975. 1975. Good 
Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1975.. 1975.. Good. - Octavo, blue cloth titled in white. Soiled with remains of a library label on the spine of Vol. 2. pp. 1-704; and pp. 705-1395. Vol. 2 is ex- library with a pocket in the rear. Good.

First editions. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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12 Wheeler, William A WHO WROTE IT! An Index to the Authorship of the More Noted Works in Ancient and Modern Literature. Edited by Charles G. Wheeler
Boston, MA: Lee and Shepard, Publishers, 1887. 1887. Good 
Boston, MA: Lee and Shepard, Publishers, 1887.. 1887.. Good. - Square octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt. Bumped & rubbed with the head & tail of the spine frayed. 174 pp. The hinges are cracked & the page edges slightly darkened. Good. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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