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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

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0670748668

Condition: Very good


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

Condition: Fine


(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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Very good


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

Condition: Fair


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

Condition: Very good


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

Condition: Fine


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

Condition: Good


(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

Condition: Good


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

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JOHNNIE PANIC AND HIS FANTASTIC CIRCUS OF FEAR.

By: (Farkas, Shelley). Sorcic, Jim.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: New Rivers Press, (1975).: (1975).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 37518

Condition: Very good


SIGNED BY SHELLEY FARKAS - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial magenta & white wrappers. The binding is lightly rubbed with the spine slightly faded & a small area of soiling to the bottom inner corner of the rear wrap. 61 pages. Numerous black-and-white photographic illustrations by Shelley Farkas. Very good. First edition, limited to 750 copies. Boldly signed in red ink in the year of publication by the photographer Shelley Farkas. First Edition. 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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Very good


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

Condition: Very good


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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Fine


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

Condition: Very good


(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

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LOCKER ROOM BALLADS. By John E. Baxter. Illustrated by James Montgomery Flagg.

By: (Flagg, James Montgomery). Baxter, John E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York & London: D. Appleton and Company, 1923.: 1923.

Seller ID: 37338

Condition: Very good


FIRST EDITION OF THESE BALLADS INCLUDING SEVERAL ON GOLF, AS WELL AS POLO AND TENNIS - Octavo, 7-5/8 inches high by5-1/8 inches wide. Green cloth titled in gilt on the front cover and the spine with an illustration of a polo player on his horse depicted in gilt on the front cover. The covers are rubbed and slightly soiled with wear to the corners and the head and tail of the spine. The spine is slightly darkened. [xi] & 76 pages plus [2] pages of publisher's ads, with a ... 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

Condition: Fine


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

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF E. M. FORSTER. With a Foreword by E. M. Forster

By: (Forster, E. M.). Kirkpatrick, B. J

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1968.: 1968.

Seller ID: 7333

Condition: Very good


London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1968.. 1968.. Very good. - (The Soho Bibliographies XIX). Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt on the spine, in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is soiled & lightly chipped with a tear to the spine. 205 pages. Illustrated with 2 black-and-white plates [a portrait frontispiece & a facsimile]. Very good in a good dust wrapper. The second, revised [and best] edition. Dust jacket present. View more info