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ANIMALS IN EXILE: IMAGERY AND THEME IN CAPOTE'S "IN COLD BLOOD". Monday Evening Papers. Number 12. (Cover title)

By: (Capote, Truman). Creeger, George R

Price: $17.50

Publisher: [Middletown, CT]: Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, (1967).: (1967).

Seller ID: 16479


[Middletown, CT]: Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, (1967).. (1967).. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. 28 pages. Near fine. One of a series of papers read at the Center's Monday evening sessions to Fellows of the Center and members of the Faculty. George H. Creeger, then Chairman of the Wesleyan University English Department, read this paper on April 3, 1967. View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THOMAS CARLYLE'S WRITINGS AND ANA

By: (Carlyle, Thomas). Dyer, Isaac Watson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY: Burt Franklin, 1968.: 1968.

Seller ID: 6600


NY: Burt Franklin, 1968.. 1968.. Fine. - Octavo, green cloth titled in gilt. xii & 587pp. Fine. Reprint of the first edition published Maine: 1928. First Edition. View more info

THOMAS CARLYLE, A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY

By: (Carlyle, Thomas). Tarr, Rodger L

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1989.: 1989.

Seller ID: 6594


Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1989.. 1989.. Fine. - Octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt. xxi & 543 pp. Illustrated. Near fine. First edition. First Edition. View more info

SILKY: An Incredible Tale

By: (Carroll, John). Coatsworth, Elizabeth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Pantheon Books, (1953).: (1953).

Seller ID: 7841


New York: Pantheon Books, (1953).. (1953).. Good. - Small octavo, blue paper covered boards, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The spine & extremities are slightly faded & the boards are lightly bumped. The dust jacket is rubbed & chipped with 2 small tears to the mid-section of the spine. The edges of the panels are darkened & there is light spotting & soiling to the rear panel. 143 & [2] pages. Full-page black-and-white illustrations by John Carroll. There is staining &... View more info

THE RAVEN AND THE WRITING DESK

By: (Carroll, Lewis). Huxley, Francis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1976).: (1976).

Seller ID: 5489


New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1976).. (1976).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The covers are lightly rubbed with the bottom edges very slightly faded. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed with the head of its spine lightly chipped. 191 pages. There is a remainder dot on the top edge. Black-and-white illustrations. Very good. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

THE BLACK BEATITUDES

By: (Caskie, Jeanne). Ridge, George Ross

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Francestown, NH: The Golden Quill Press, Publishers, (1964).: (1964).

Seller ID: 27977


Francestown, NH: The Golden Quill Press, Publishers, (1964).. (1964).. Very good. - Octavo, red & black boards in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The binding is slightly rubbed. There is some minor soiling & foxing to the dust jacket. The jacket spine is darkened & the edge of the panels are slightly darkened. 54 pages plus colophon. Vignettes & 1 full-page illustration in red & white by Jeanne Caskie. The gutters are slightly darkened. Very good. First trade edition. W... View more info

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THE FAMOUS SCENE

By: (Chafetz, Sidney). Strand, Mark

Price: $150.00

Publisher: The Logan Elm Press & Papermill, [1988].: [1988].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 18304


The Logan Elm Press & Papermill, [1988].. [1988].. Fine. - Quarto, 12-1/2 inches high by 9-3/8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in decorative color handmade paper wraps with a rectangular keyhole in the front cover which reveals the authors name. There is a tiny stain to the bottom corner of the front cover. 4 deckle-edged leaves, including the colophon, printed in French fold on handmade paper. Illustrated with a four-color woodcut [portrait of the author] by Sidney Chafet... View more info

CAMBODIAN SPRING. Nine poems by S R Lavin / frontpiece by Bruce Chandler

By: (Chandler, Bruce). Lavin, S. R

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (Deerfield, MA): The Heron Press, 1973.: 1973.

Seller ID: 15533


(Deerfield, MA): The Heron Press, 1973.. 1973.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in black wraps sewn with tan cord with the title printed in dark red on the front cover. The wrappers are very lightly rubbed with a minor crease to the the bottom front cover. [17] pages plus colophon. 1 black-and-white plate by Bruce Chandler. Very good. The colophon reads: "Three hundred or so copies have been printed on the one hundred thirty-fourth consecutive day of ruthless... View more info

L'ALBUM-MASQUES / JEAN COCTEAU

By: (Cocteau, Jean). Milorad; and Joecker, Jean-Pierre

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris: Association Masques, 1983.: 1983.

Seller ID: 33238


Paris: Association Masques, 1983.. 1983.. Very good. - Small quarto [9-3/8 inches high by 6-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The binding is lightly bumped with the extremities slightly darkened. 174 & [2] pages. Numerous black-and-white illustrations. The top edge of the book is very lightly foxed. Very good. Jean-Pierre Joecker was the Director of Publication for Masques. This volume is a supplement to No. 19 of "la revue trimestrielle des... View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WRITINGS IN PROSE AND VERSE OF SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE

By: (Coleridge, Samuel Taylor). Wise, Thomas J

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London: Richard Clay and Sons, Ltd., 1913.: 1913.

Seller ID: 6606


London: Richard Clay and Sons, Ltd., 1913.. 1913.. Very good. - Octavo, beige cloth backed gray boards; deckle-edged. Spine darkened & stained; corners bumped. xii & 316 pp. Offsetting to pastedowns and endpapers. Very good. First edition.Crosby Gaige's copy with his book label.Together with: Wise, Thomas J. COLERIDGEIANA: Being a supplement to the Bibliography of Coleridge. London: The Bibliographical Society, 1919. Octavo, beige cloth backed gray boards title... View more info

IVY COMPTON-BURNETT

By: (Compton-Burnett, Ivy). Nevius, Blake

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY & London: Columbia University Press, 1970.: 1970.

Seller ID: 1628


NY & London: Columbia University Press, 1970.. 1970.. Fine. - (Columbia Essays on Modern Writers #47). Octavo, printed B&W wraps. The wraps are lightly soiled. 48 pp. Near fine. View more info

THE PLEIAD 1913-1914. (6 issues of "The Pleiad" from December 1913 through May 1914 bound in one volume)

By: (Conroy, L.F.; Landon, G. Warren; Smith, Dan; Abbott, Aimee Greene; Roth, Herb; Neiman, Howard S.; Cole, Dr. Carter S.; Rose, William H.; Polk, Blanche C.; Sass, Alek; Kahles, C.W.; Masterman, Kate; Freund, John C.; Leigh, Henry S.; Norris, Frank; Ament,

Price: $150.00

Publisher: (New York: Pleiades Club, 1914).: 1914).

Seller ID: 21451


(New York: Pleiades Club, 1914).. 1914).. Very good. - Small quarto, 7 inches high by 4-7/8 inches wide. 6 issues, each with their own original pictorial wrappers, bound together in light brown boards backed with a matching suede spine. An illustrated pictorial title label is mounted on the front cover. The edges of the covers are slightly soiled and the head of the spine is very lightly chipped. 150 & [2] consecutively numbered pages. These 6 issues are each illustrated... View more info

THE PLEIAD 1913-1914. (6 issues of "The Pleiad" from December 1913 through May 1914 bound in one volume).

By: (Conroy, L.F.; Landon, G. Warren; Smith, Dan; Abbott, Aimee Greene; Roth, Herb; Neiman, Howard S.; Cole, Dr. Carter S.; Rose, William H.; Polk, Blanche C.; Sass, Alek; Kahles, C.W.; Masterman, Kate; Freund, John C.; Leigh, Henry S.; Norris, Frank; Ament,

Price: $85.00

Publisher: (New York: Pleiades Club, 1914).: 1914).

Seller ID: 35842


- Small quarto, 7 inches high by 4-7/8 inches wide. 6 issues, each with their own original pictorial wrappers, bound together in light brown boards backed with a matching suede spine. An illustrated pictorial title label is mounted on the front cover. The edges of the covers are slightly soiled and the head of the spine is very lightly chipped. 150 & [2] consecutively numbered pages. These 6 issues are each illustrated with full-page color cover illustrations, numerous t... View more info

QUADRANT: An Australian Quarterly Review. Volume 1, Number 1. Summer 1956-7

By: (Cook, Captain James; de la Mare, Walter; et al). McCauley, James; editor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Sydney, Australia: H. R. Krygier), (1956).: (1956).

Seller ID: 32640


(Sydney, Australia: H. R. Krygier), (1956).. (1956).. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream & vermilion wrappers. The wraps are bumped & lightly chipped with the tail of the spine torn. There is light soiling & staining to the rear wrap & the overlapping edges are creased. 100 pages. A few black-and-white illustrations & pictorial ads. The front wrap is detached from the text block along the spine. There is a distributor's stamp at the foot of the title page. ... View more info

A CONVERGENCE OF BIRDS / Joseph Cornell's Taxidermy of the Unreal. (Original Fiction and Poetry Inspired by the Work of Joseph Cornell). Edited by Jonathan Safran Foer. D.A.P. Uncorrected Proof

By: (Cornell, Joseph). (Coover, Robert; Hustvedt, Siri; Moody, Rick; Oates, Joyce Carol; Lopez, Barry; Foer, Jonathan Safran; et al)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: (New York: D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, Inc., 2001).: 2001).

Seller ID: 24504


(New York: D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, Inc., 2001).. 2001).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial gray & light blue wrappers. xi, [i] & pages 13-196. 1 textual & 3 full-page illustrations in black & white. There are 2 tiny black marks to the fore-edge & the lower half of the spine is slightly creased, else near fine. Uncorrected proof. Not all of the photographs were published in the proof. View more info

WIND, SAND AND STARS

By: (Cosgrave, John O'H., II); Saint Exupery, Antoine de

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, (1939).: (1939).

Seller ID: 29397


New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, (1939).. (1939).. Good. - Octavo, decorative blue boards backed with black cloth. The cloth is rubbed with the head of the spine slightly chipped & the titling completely faded. The top edges of the covers are slightly faded with a tiny tear to the rear cover, and the corners of the covers are rubbed. 306 pages. Pictorial endpapers, double-page pictorial title and head- & tail- pieces in blue, black & white by John O'H. Cosgrave II. Part of ... View more info

MALCOLM COWLEY: A CHECKLIST OF HIS WRITINGS 1916-1973. With an introduction by Malcolm Cowley

By: (Cowley, Malcolm). Eisenberg, Diane U

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Carbondale and Edwardsville, IL: Southern Illinois University Press / London and Amsterdam: Feffer & Simon, Inc., (1975).: (1975).

Seller ID: 6596


Carbondale and Edwardsville, IL: Southern Illinois University Press / London and Amsterdam: Feffer & Simon, Inc., (1975).. (1975).. Fine. - Octavo, red cloth titled in black and gilt, in dw. xxxii & 240 pp. Near fine. Dust jacket present. View more info

PROCEEDINGS OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY AND INSTITUTE OF ARTS AND LETTERS. (May 19, 1976). Second Series, Number Twenty-Seven

By: (Cowley, Malcolm; Edel, Leon; Wilbur, Richard; Kunitz, Stanley; Barber, Samuel; Schumann, William; Commager, Henry Steele; et al)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, (1977).: (1977).

Seller ID: 22625


New York: American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, (1977).. (1977).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wrappers. [viii] & 74 pages. There is some very light foxing to the fore-edge and to the top & bottom edges. Near fine. Among the contents are speeches presenting medals to Leon Edel by Malcolm Cowley, to Samuel Barber by William Schumann and to Allen Tate by Stanley Kunitz, with brief acceptance speeches by Edel and Barber. There are co... View more info

JAMES GOULD COZZENS, A Descriptive Bibliography

By: (Cozzens, James Gould). Bruccoli, Matthew J

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Pittsburgh, PA): University of Pittsburgh Press, 1981.: 1981.

Seller ID: 6698


(Pittsburgh, PA): University of Pittsburgh Press, 1981.. 1981.. Fine. - Octavo, blue-gray cloth titled in silver. xiii & 193 pp. Illustrated with facsimiles. Near fine. First edition. First Edition. View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE CRABBE

By: (Crabbe, George). Bareham, T.; and Gatrell, S

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Folkestone, U.K.: Wm. Dawson & Sons Ltd. / Hamden, CT: Achon Books, (1978).: (1978).

Seller ID: 6599


Folkestone, U.K.: Wm. Dawson & Sons Ltd. / Hamden, CT: Achon Books, (1978).. (1978).. Fine. - Octavo, light gray cloth titled in gilt. A bit soiled. vii & 194 pp. Near fine. First edition. First Edition. View more info