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JANE AUSTEN

By: (Austen, Jane). Wilks, Brian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Maplewood, NJ: Hammond Incorporated, 1978).: 1978).

Seller ID: 24403


(Maplewood, NJ: Hammond Incorporated, 1978).. 1978).. Very good. - Small quarto [11-1/2 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide], cloth, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & chipped. 144 pages. numerous illustrations in black & white & color. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. Dust jacket present. View more info

DECLARATION OF LOVE: Undiplomatic Correspondence Between Paris and Berlin

By: (Austen, John). Dennis, Geoffrey

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1927.: 1927.

Seller ID: 26601


New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1927.. 1927.. Good. - Octavo, vermilion cloth with decorations in gray & black, in a dust wrapper. The binding is slightly rubbed with some darkening to the covers and with the head of the spine chipped. The dust jacket is chipped & soiled with a few small pieces out. The jacket spine is darkened. 259 pages plus colophon. The front edge of 1 leaf is roughed. Good. First American edition, with the uncommon John Austen-designed dust wrapper. D... View more info

LAVA LANE / And Other Poems

By: (Baker, Hettie Gray). Crane, Nathalia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Thomas Seltzer, 1925.: 1925.

Seller ID: 16079


New York: Thomas Seltzer, 1925.. 1925.. Good. - Octavo, red cloth. The binding is dampstained. The covers are bumped with a tiny stain to the front edge of the front cover. The spine is darkened with the head lightly frayed. Half-title, title, [v] & 68 pages. The front hinge is partially cracked & the top end of the front endpaper is detached. The front endpaper & half-title are darkened & the top & inner edges of the remaining pages are darkened. There is occasional fo... View more info

BALZAC THE EUROPEAN

By: (Balzac, Honore de). Oliver, E. J

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London and New York: Sheed and Ward, (1959).: (1959).

Seller ID: 28872


London and New York: Sheed and Ward, (1959).. (1959).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly soiled with its top edge lightly chipped. Half-title, title, [2] leaves & 209 pages. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

DJUNA BARNES: A BIBLIOGRAPHY

By: (Barnes, Djuna). Messerli, Douglas

Price: $45.00

Publisher: [NY]: David Lewis, 1975.: 1975.

Seller ID: 6660


[NY]: David Lewis, 1975.. 1975.. Very good. - Octavo, navy blue cloth titled in gilt. Slightly bumped, soiled & faded. xx & 131 pp. Very good. Limited edition of 500 copies. View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WRITINGS IN PROSE AND VERSE OF ELIZABETH BARRETT BROWNING

By: (Barrett Browning, Elizabeth). Wise, Thomas J

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Folkestone and London: Dawsons of Pall Mall, 1970.: 1970.

Seller ID: 6585


Folkestone and London: Dawsons of Pall Mall, 1970.. 1970.. Fine. - Octavo, black cloth titled in gilt, in a price-clipped dw. xv & 247 pp. Illustrated with frontispiece and plates [reproductions of manuscript pages and title pages]. Near fine. Reprinted from the edition printed for private circulation by Richard Clay & Sons, Ltd., London, 1918. Dust jacket present. View more info

NEW WORLD WRITING 20

By: (Barthelme, Donald; Rosenfeld, Isaac; Seferis, George; Morgenstern, Christian; Kunitz, Stanley; et al)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia and New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, (1962).: (1962).

Seller ID: 23738


Philadelphia and New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, (1962).. (1962).. Very good. - Octavo, black cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is slightly rubbed & bumped with some very light staining to the rear cover. The dust wrapper is rubbed & lightly chipped with some light dampstaining. 215 pages plus 2- page publisher's catalog. Very good in a good dust wrapper. First edition.Subtitled on the dust jacket: "Fiction, poetry, criticism from England, France, German... View more info

FLIGHT AMONG THE TOMBS: Poems by Anthony Hecht. SIGNED by the poet

By: (Baskin, Leonard). Hecht, Anthony

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996.: 1996.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 18662


New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996.. 1996.. Fine. - Octavo, black cloth titled in gilt on the spine in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket has very light creasing to the head of its spine. [ix], 76 & [1] pages plus colophon. Illustrated in black & white with full-page wood engravings by Leonard Baskin. Near fine. First edition.Signed by the poet on the half-title. Signed copies of the book are uncommon. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

GINGER SNAPS

By: (Bauhoff, Ellwood). Beach, Ransford

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA: Dorrance & Company, (1956).: (1956).

Seller ID: 30590


Philadelphia, PA: Dorrance & Company, (1956).. (1956).. Very good. - Octavo, brick red cloth. The extremities are rubbed. There are some tiny brown marks & some very light white staining to the rear cover. 47 pages. Head- & tail-pieces and full-page illustrations in black & white by Ellwood Bauhoff. Very good. First edition.Edited and arranged by the author's niece, Marta Dannenbaum. First Edition. View more info

THE HOOSIER SCHOOL- MASTER

By: (Beard, Frank). Eggleston, Edward

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York: Orange Judd and Company, 1871.: 1871.

Seller ID: 29123


New York: Orange Judd and Company, 1871.. 1871.. Good. - Octavo, green cloth titled in gilt with decorations in gilt on the spine. The binding is rubbed & lightly bumped. 226 pages plus 2-page publisher's catalog. Illustrated in black & white by Frank Beard with engraved plates, including a frontispiece, and with full-page & textual illustrations. A small area of the surface of the front endpaper is rubbed away & there is occasional staining & light foxing. Good. Firs... View more info

BECKETT AT 60: A FESTSCHRIFT

By: (Beckett, Samuel). Calder, John; et al

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London: Calder & Boyars, (1967).: (1967).

Seller ID: 33213


London: Calder & Boyars, (1967).. (1967).. Good. - Octavo, red cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly bumped. The dust jacket is lightly soiled & chipped with some light foxing. Its extremities are slightly darkened & there are The remnants of a price- sticker on its front flap. vii, 99 & [1] pages. Illustrated in black & white with a frontispiece portrait by Avigdor Arikha & 4 full-page illustrations. There is a partial purple stamp on the front endpaper. Good.... View more info

HOLD YOUR HOUR AND HAVE ANOTHER

By: (Behan, Beatrice). Behan, Brendan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London: Hutchinson, (1963).: (1963).

Seller ID: 26929


London: Hutchinson, (1963).. (1963).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth in a price-clipped dust wrapper. There are tears to the front flap & the top edge of the rear panel of the dust jacket & the rear panel is lightly soiled. The jacket spine & the adjacent edges of the panels are faded & there is a light stain to the spine. 192 pages. Black- and-white textual illustrations after drawings by Beatrice Behan. Near fine in a good dust wrapper. First edition.A collection of... View more info

THE LIFE OF FICTION

By: (Behrens, Roy R.). Klinkowitz, Jerome

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, (1977).: (1977).

Seller ID: 2178


Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, (1977).. (1977).. Very good. - Square octavo, cloth, in a white dw. There is very light spotting to the top edges of the boards; the dw is lightly soiled & chipped with a tear to the top edge of the front panel. 156 & [3] pp. There is a tiny stain to the last page. B&W illustrations by Roy R. Behrens. Very good in a good dw. Includes chapters on Ronald Sukenick, Hunter S. Thompson, Walter Abish, Donald Barthelme, Kurt Vonnegut... View more info

WRITERS ON WRITING. Volume II

By: (Bell, Elizabeth; Berke, Jacqueline; Brannon, Lil; et al). Waldrep, Tom; editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Random House, (1988).: (1988).

Seller ID: 29415


New York: Random House, (1988).. (1988).. Fine. - Octavo, decorative paper covered boards in a matching dust wrapper. The rear panel of the dust jacket is lightly rubbed. xv, 218 & [1] pages. Near fine. First edition of the second volume in this series. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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PROCEEDINGS OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY AND INSTITUTE OF ARTS AND LETTERS. Second Series, Number Thirty-Three.

By: (Bellow, Saul; Vonnegut, Kurt; et al).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York: American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, 1982.: 1982.

Seller ID: 20067


- Octavo, softcover bound in printed grayish green wrappers. The wraps are very slightly bumped with a small area of rubbing to the rear wrap. [viii] & 93 pages. There is some very light foxing to the fore-edge and to the top & bottom edges. The wrappers are slightly bowed. Very good. Among the contents are commemorative tributes to John Cheever by Saul Bellow, to Archibald MacLeish by Howard Nemerov, to Marcel Breuer by I. M. Pei and to William Saroyan by Kurt Vonneg... View more info

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BENN: Sein Leben in Bildern und Texten. Zusammengestellt von Holger Hof

By: (Benn, Gottfried). Hof, Holger

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Stuttgart: Klett-Cotta 2007.: 2007.

Seller ID: 24043


Stuttgart: Klett-Cotta 2007.. 2007.. Fine. - Quarto, 11-1/2 inches high by 10 inches wide. Pictorial black & white boards backed with a blue cloth spine, titled in white on the spine. The corners of the covers are bumped. 279 & [1] pages, profusely illustrated in black & white throughout. Near fine. The text is in German. The German expressionist poet, essayist and novelist Gottfried Benn (1886- 1956) was also a doctor of medicine. Briefly a supporter of Germany's Nation... View more info

THOMAS BERNHARD UND SEINE LEBENSMENSCHEN. DER NACHLASS

By: (Bernhard, Thomas). Mittermayer, Manfred; Huber, Martin; Karlhuber, Peter; editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (Linz: Adalbert-Stifter Institut des Landes Oberosterreich}, (2001).: (2001).

Seller ID: 28653


(Linz: Adalbert-Stifter Institut des Landes Oberosterreich}, (2001).. (2001).. Very good. - Small folfio [11 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The extremities are slightly rubbed. 206 & [2] pages. Profuse photographic illustrations and facsimiles in color and black & white. Near fine. Published on the occasion of an exhibition of the same title held in Vienna and Linz in 2001. The text is in German. View more info

CIRCULO CUADRADO

By: (Bernstein, Leonard). Catala, Rafael

Price: $75.00

Publisher: (Long Island City, NY: Las Americas Publishing Company, Inc., 1974).: 1974).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 19152


(Long Island City, NY: Las Americas Publishing Company, Inc., 1974).. 1974).. Good. - Octavo, printed cream wraps (soiled; spine & extremities darkened) with portrait of poet on rear wrap. 66 pp. (light creasing to bottom edge of several pages). Good. From the library of Leonard Bernstein [Sotheby Sale 7070, Lot #160], inscribed in Spanish to Bernstein and his wife Felicia by Cuban poet Catala on the front endpaper. Bernstein has penciled "p. 37" on the front ... View more info

LAMENT AND PSALM

By: (Bernstein, Leonard). Inman, Will

Price: $65.00

Publisher: (Crescent City, FL: New Athenaeum Press, 1960).: 1960).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 19148


(Crescent City, FL: New Athenaeum Press, 1960).. 1960).. Very good. - Octavo, printed rust textured paper wraps (spine & top edges of wraps faded; tiny stain to front wrap). 21 pp. plus colophon. Near fine internally. From the library of Leonard Bernstein [Sotheby Sale 7070, Lot #160], inscribed to him by the poet on the front endpaper: "For Leonard Bernstein with profound thanks for the beautiful Jeremiah Symphony and for the glorious interpretations of Beethoven... View more info

THREE CONTEMPORARY POETS: Delina Margot-Parle, Aaron Schmuller, Grace Gilombardo Fox

By: (Bernstein, Leonard). Margot-Parle, Delina; Schmuller, Aaron; Fox, Grace Gilombardo

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY: Poets of America Publishing Company, 1960.: 1960.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 19168


NY: Poets of America Publishing Company, 1960.. 1960.. Very good. - Octavo, blue cloth (bumped; dent to bottom edge of front cover) titled in gilt, in dw (chipped with piece out of head of dw spine; light soiling & small stains to front panel; dw spine & extremities faded). [x] & 124 pp. (page edges slightly darkened; endpapers darkened with light soiling to front endpaper). Very good in good dw. From the library of Leonard Bernstein [Sotheby Sale 7070, Lot #160], ins... View more info