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A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF WORKS BY LARRY EIGNER 1937-1969

By: (Eigner, Larry). Wyatt, Andrea

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA: Oyez, 1970.: 1970.

Seller ID: 6684


Berkeley, CA: Oyez, 1970.. 1970.. Fine. - Octavo, green cloth titled in gilt, in pictorial dw. The dw is lightly soiled & bumped with a tear to the top edge of the front panel. (xii) & 82 pp. Internally near fine. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

T. S. E. -- A MEMOIR. Monday Evening Papers: Number 5. (Cover title)

By: (Eliot, T. S.). Read, Herbert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: [Middletown, CT]: Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, (1966).: (1966).

Seller ID: 16367


[Middletown, CT]: Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, (1966).. (1966).. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The wraps are slightly sunned along the spine. 31 pages. Near fine. Herbert Read first met Eliot in 1917, the year in which the 29-year-old poet's "Prufrock and Other Observations was published by the periodical "The Egoist".One of a series of papers read during the Center's sessions on Monday evenings to Fellows o... View more info

THE LONDON MAGAZINE. Edited by John Lehmann. February 1954. Volume I No 1

By: (Eliot, T. S.; MacNeice, Louis; Jennings, Elizabeth; Bowen, Elizabeth; Gunn, Thom; Hartley, L. P.; et al)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (London: Chatto & Windus), 1954.: 1954.

Seller ID: 14579


(London: Chatto & Windus), 1954.. 1954.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed green & white wraps. The binding is rubbed & soiled with the spine & extremities darkened. There is a partial coffee-cup stain to the front wrap & the head & tail of the spine are lightly chipped. 104 pages, including a few black-and-white textual illustrations. The text block is partially detached from the wraps. Good only. Among the contents are a message from T.S. Eliot welcoming th... View more info

EGYPTIAN TALES Translated from the Papyri. First Series: IVth to XIIth Dynasty

By: (Ellis, Tristram). Petrie, W. M. Flinders; editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company Publishers, circa [1890].: [1890].

Seller ID: 25121


New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company Publishers, circa [1890].. [1890].. Good. - Small octavo, blue cloth. The binding is rubbed & bumped. The spine with its gilt titling is faded & the head is lightly chipped. viii & 145 pages plus colophon. There is occasional staining & soiling & the page edges are slightly darkened. There are 2 remnants of paper stuck to page viii, possibly where a label has been removed. There are some red ink underlinings in the text. Illustrated ... View more info

WALDO EMERSON: A Biography

By: (Emerson, Ralph Waldo). Allen, Gay Wilson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York; The Viking Press, (1981).: (1981).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 29090


New York; The Viking Press, (1981).. (1981).. Very good. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY GAY WILSON ALLEN - Octavo, black cloth in a dust wrapper. The front cover is slightly spotted and the dust jacket is lightly rubbed. xxiv, [1] leaf & 751 pages. 16 pages of black-and-white illustrations & a full-page portrait of Emerson. There is some very light soiling & staining to the fore-edge & bottom edge. Very good. First edition.Inscribed by Gay Wilson Allen to the widow of lit... View more info

RALPH WALDO EMERSON, A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY

By: (Emerson, Ralph Waldo). Myerson, Joel

Price: $50.00

Publisher: (Pittsburgh): University of Pittsburgh Press, 1982.: 1982.

Seller ID: 6667


(Pittsburgh): University of Pittsburgh Press, 1982.. 1982.. Fine. - Octavo, dark gray-blue cloth titled in silver. Lightly soiled & rubbed. xvlii & 802 pp. Illustrated with frontispiece portrait of Emerson & facsimiles. Near fine. First edition. First Edition. View more info

AMERICAN AUTHORS: First Editions of Emerson, Hawthorne, Holmes, Longfellow, Whittier, Etc., Etc. For Sale by Dodd, Mead & Company. October, 1898. (Cover title). (Sale catalog)

By: (Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Hawthorne, Nathaniel; Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth; et al)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1898.: 1898.

Seller ID: 16370


New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1898.. 1898.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The wraps are lightly bumped with their edges somewhat darkened & with light soiling to the rear wrap. There is a pencil notation at the top of the front wrap. 41 & [1] pages, including rear wrap. Illustrated with facsimiles in the text. The top page corners are slightly bumped. Good. View more info

A COLLECTION OF FIRST EDITIONS OF THE WORKS OF RUDYARD KIPLING. The Property of Solton Engel, New York City. Sold by His Order. Unrestricted Public Sale / January Ninth at 8:15 o'clock. Sale Number 3807. Public Exhibition from Saturday, December Twenty-Eighth. (Catalog)

By: (Engel, Solton)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: American Art Association Anderson Galleries, Inc., 1930.: 1930.

Seller ID: 16419


New York: American Art Association Anderson Galleries, Inc., 1930.. 1930.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in tan wraps titled in black within a pictorial black & tan frame. The wraps are bumped & lightly soiled with some tiny brown stains to the front wrap. [iv], 31 & [2] pages plus colophon, with a bid form bound in at the rear. Illustrated with 1 black-and-white plate & 1 full-page facsimile. A few page corners are lightly bumped. Very good. 199 items are cata... View more info

SONGS AND SALUTATIONS

By: (Ertz, Gordon). Robertson, Donald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL: Champlin Law Printing Company, (1924).: (1924).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 32881


Chicago, IL: Champlin Law Printing Company, (1924).. (1924).. Fair. WITH A PORTRAIT SIGNED BY DONALD ROBERTSON - Octavo, printed boards with a vignette in gray & black on the front cover. The binding is bumped & soiled with several small stains. The spine is slightly faded. xii & 115 pages. Illustrated in black & white with a tipped-in portrait frontispiece & with tipped-in plates by Gordon Ertz. The hinges are just starting. The bottom page corners & a few top page corn... View more info

SERGE ESENINE (1895-1925): SA VIE ET SON OEUVRE

By: (Esenine, Serge; aka Yesenin, Sergei Alexandrovich). De Graaff, Francisca

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Leyde: E. J. Brill, 1933.: 1933.

Seller ID: 16042


Leyde: E. J. Brill, 1933.. 1933.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The spine & extremities are darkened & the head & tail of the spine are chipped. There is a small piece out of the top edge of the front wrap & the top 2 inches of the wrap are detached. vi & 198 pages. Illustrated with a black-and-white portrait frontispiece. The contents are very good. Serge Esenine, born Sergei Alexandrovich Yesenin [or Esenin] was a popular Russian lyric ... View more info

WILLIAM EVERSON: A COLLECTION OF BOOKS & MANUSCRIPTS. Foreword by Ralph B. Sipper. Preface by William Everson. (Catalogue)

By: (Everson, William). (Campbell, Lee G.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA: Joseph the Provider/Books, (1987).: (1987).

Seller ID: 6671


Santa Barbara, CA: Joseph the Provider/Books, (1987).. (1987).. Fine. - Octavo, pictorial cream wraps printed in black & red. (x) & 53 pp. Near fine. Of a total of 500 copies, this is the wraps issue [400]. View more info

ND 12: NEW DIRECTIONS IN PROSE & POETRY.

By: (Everson, William; Hawkes, John; Inge, William; Buechner, Georg; Miller, Henry; Rexroth, Kenneth; Swenson, May; et al).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (New York: New Directions Books, 1950).: 1950).

Seller ID: 35025


(New York: New Directions Books, 1950).. 1950).. Good. - Large octavo, pink cloth backed with black cloth. The binding is lightly bumped. The spine is rubbed & lightly spotted. xix, [i], 556 & [8] pages. 7 full-page black-and-white illustrations of sculptures by Michael Lekakis. The top corners of the leaves in the first half of the book are lightly bumped. Very good. View more info

20TH CENTURY SCIENCE FICTION, FANTASY AND HORROR LITERATURE FROM THE INVENTORY OF THE FANTASY ARCHIVES. Parts 1-2 and 4-5. (4 catalogues).

By: (Fantasy Archives).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Swann Galleries, Inc., 1993-1995.: 1993-1995.

Seller ID: 35456


- Octavo, stapled pictorial wraps in B&W & color.Very good. Swann Galleries Sales Numbers 1637, 1650, 1678 and 1698. View more info

SCRIBNER'S MAGAZINE. Volume XCIX. Number 1. January 1936

By: (Faulkner, William)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York City and London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936.: 1936.

Seller ID: 30662


New York City and London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936.. 1936.. Good. - Quarto, printed yellow and cream wraps designed by T.M. Cleland. The covers are stained and creased with small pieces out from the head and tail of the spine. There are 3 tiny chips to the edges of the rear cover. 64 & 12 pages, with textual illustrations by Edward Shenton. Good. Includes the first appearance of William Faulkner's "The Brooch: A Story". Dust jacket present. View more info

"MAN WORKING," 1919-1962: WILLIAM FAULKNER, a Catalogue of the William Faulkner Collection at the University of Virginia. With an introduction by John Cook Wyllie

By: (Faulkner, William). Massey, Linton R

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA: The Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, (1968).: (1968).

Seller ID: 8303


Charlottesville, VA: The Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, (1968).. (1968).. Very good. - Quarto, black cloth backed with a cream buckram spine, titled in black on the spine. The covers are spotted. xv & 250 pages. Illustrated. Very good. First edition. First Edition. View more info

WILLIAM FAULKNER: A CHECK LIST

By: (Faulkner, William). Meriwether, James B

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Library, (1957).: (1957).

Seller ID: 6621


Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Library, (1957).. (1957).. Very good. - Octavo, printed green wraps with vignette in black on front wrap. Lightly bumped. 23 pp., with a collector's notations. Very good. View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF RONALD FIRBANK

By: (Firbank, Ronald). Benkovitz, Miriam J

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Jackson, MS: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1963.: 1963.

Seller ID: 6686


Jackson, MS: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1963.. 1963.. Good. - Octavo, red cloth , in dw. Lightly bumped. The dw is soiled with the head of the spine chipped. (viii) & 103 pp. Slight loss of a few words in introduction due to pages once having been stuck together. Good. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

NOTES FOR A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF EDWARD FITZGERALD

By: (Fitzgerald, Edward). Prideaux, Colonel W. F

Price: $20.00

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

Seller ID: 6622


NY: Burt Franklin, (1968).. (1968).. Fine. - Octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt. x & 88 pp. Near fine. Reprint of edition originally published London, 1901. View more info

F. SCOTT FITZGERALD A TO Z: The Essential Reference Work to His Life and Work

By: (Fitzgerald, F. Scott). Tate, Mary Jo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (New York): Facts on File, Inc., (1998).: (1998).

Seller ID: 25243


(New York): Facts on File, Inc., (1998).. (1998).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. The rear panel of the dust jacket is lightly rubbed & there is a short tear to the rear fold. xii & 340 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. First edition. With a foreword by Matthew J. Bruccoli. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

FORD MADOX FORD 1873-1939: A Bibliography of Works and Criticism

By: (Ford, Ford Madox). Harvey, David Dow

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY: Gordian Press, 1972.: 1972.

Seller ID: 6733


NY: Gordian Press, 1972.. 1972.. Fine. - Octavo [typed ms. reproduced by offset], brown cloth titled in gilt. Slightly dusty; spine very slightly faded. xxiii & 633 pp. Near fine. Second edition. View more info