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“Original Print”: HARBOR SCENE. Photogravure camera scene by Jeanette Griffith, unsigned, bound in The Colophon: A Quarterly for Collectors & Lovers of Books. Part 10. New York: May 1932. Sheet size of print: 10 3/8 x 8 3/8 in. Printed paper boards lightly worn and soiled, interior about fine but for foxing to few pages of text (not on print). Among the essays: Koch an..
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Original Print: UNTITLED lithograph [farm landscape] pencil signed by Benton Spruance. Bound in The New Colophon: A Book Collector’s Quarterly, published by Duschnes Crawford Inc., New York, October, 1948. Volume I, Part Four. 4to. Bound in printed paper boards, unworn, faintly soiled. Interior fine. Sheet size of print, 10 3/8 x 7 11/16 in. 2,500 subscribers. ..
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Hardy. THE COLLECTED LETTERS OF THOMAS HARDY. Vols 1 & 2 (of 7 published). Edited by Richard L. Purdy and Michael Millgate. Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1978-1980. First Editions. 8vo. [xxii],293; [x],309 pages including index. Cloth in dustjackets. Near fine but for light foxing to fore-edge of text block, prices intact, no owner’s name. Period from 1840-1901, over 1,200 letters. ..
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Magazines. Frederick J. Hoffman, Charles Allen, and Carolyn F. Ulrich. THE LITTLE MAGAZINE: A History and a Bibliography. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1947. Second Edition. 8vo. Red cloth. Corners of cloth and text block bumped, else book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket price clipped, slightly soiled/spotted, few short tears and small chips. [xiv], 450 pages inclu..
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Original Print: UNTITLED serigraph by Leonard Pytlak signed in the plate, bound in The New Colophon: A Book Collector’s Quarterly. Volume I, Part One. New York: January, 1948. Bound in printed paper boards, lightly worn and soiled, interior about fine. Sheet size of print: 10 ¾ x 7 ¾ in. Among the essays: print collecting, and serigraphy. 2,500 subscribers. ..
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Detective Fiction. THE OXFORD BOOK OF AMERICAN DETECTIVE STORIES. Edited by Tony Hillerman and Rosemary Herbert. New York & Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996. First Printing (number line has “1”). 8vo. 686 pages including index. Cloth. Lower corner of front cover bumped (showing on dj and several text corners as well), else fresh, lower edge of front panel clipped. Hillerman..
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Maggs. A SELECTION OF BOOKS MANUSCRIPTS ENGRAVINGS AND AUTOGRAPH LETTERS REMARKABLE FOR THEIR INTEREST & RARITY Being the Five Hundredth Catalogue issued by Maggs Bros Booksellers. Lon: 1928. Folio. Printed wraps. 357 pages, with Index of Author and Title. Wrappers soiled and worn, some stains, foot of spine chipped, occasional light foxing to contents. 224 items are fully cataloged, largel..
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Periodicals. Donna Gerstenberger and George Hendrick. DIRECTORY OF PERIODICALS Publishing Articles in English and American Literature and Language. Denver: Alan Swallow, (1959). 8vo. Cloth. Near fine, private bookplate on pastedown. Dustjacket frayed, few short tears. 178 pages.                ..
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Original Print: UNTITLED wood engraving [farm landscape] by Thomas Nason, unsigned, bound in The Colophon: The New Graphic Series. No. 3. New York: September 1939. Bound in printed paper boards, lightly worn and toned, interior about fine except for faint random foxing (one spot in margin of print). Sheet size of print: 10 ¾ x 8 3/8 in. ..
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Russian Literature. Abram Tertz (Andrei Sinyavsky). STROLLS WITH PUSHKIN. Translated by Catharine Theimer Nepomnyashehy and Slava I. Yastremski. Notes by Slava I. Yastremski. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, (1995). First Printing (number line has “1”). 8vo. 175 pages. Cloth. Fine in dustjacket, no owner’s name. ISBN 0300052790.      &..
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Printing History. Douglas C. McMurtrie. A HISTORY OF PRINTING IN THE UNITED STATES. Vol II: MIDDLE & SOUTH ATLANTIC STATES. New York: R.R. Bowker Company, 1936. First Edition, One of 1,000 copies. Maroon cloth, very good condition, spine faded, contents very good, no owner’s name. No dj. Map endpapers, numerous facsimile title pages. xxvi, 462 pages including Bibliography and Notes. F..
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Marquis de Sade. E. Pierre Chanover. THE MARQUIS DE SADE: A BIBLIOGRAPHY. Metuchen: Scarecrow Press, 1973. 8vo (8.75 x 5.5”). 124 pages. Cloth. Ex-library, usual markings, else very good.    ..
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Postcards. Dorothy B. Ryan. PICTURE POSTCARD IN THE UNITED STATES 1893-1918. Updated Edition. First Printing (number line has “1”). New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., distributed by Crown Publishers, (1982). 4to. Hardcover. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket, price intact, very good. 280 pages including index and price guide. 71 cards illustrated in color, ov..
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Erik Dal. SCANDINAVIAN BOOKMAKING IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY. Urbana/Chicago/London: University of Illinois Press, 1968 [1969]. FIRST EDITION. 8vo (9 x 5.75”). 134 pages. Green cloth, gilt letters. Near fine, no owner’s name or marks, lacking dust jacket. NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS.   ..
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Dictionaries. THE ENGLISH DICTIONARY FROM CAWDREY TO JOHNSON 1604-1755. By De Witt T. Starnes and Gertrude E. Noyes. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1946. Probable First Edition. 8vo. Original cloth. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket slightly worn, few tiny tears, spine toned, price intact. 299 pages including index. 16 pages on glossy paper, examples of..
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Original Print: CONNECTICUT PASTORAL. Wood engraving by Thomas Nason, unsigned, bound in the The Colophon New Series: A Quarterly for Bookmen. Volume 1, Number 4. New York: Spring 1936. Sheet size of print: 9 ¼ x 6 in. Bound in printed paper boards, lightly soiled, interior about fine. Essays include one by Rockwell Kent “On Being Famous.” ..
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Dickinson. Polly Longsworth. AUSTIN AND MABEL: The Amherst Affair and Love Letters of Austin Dickinson and Mabel Loomis Todd. New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, (1984). First Printing (stated). 8vo. xiii,449 pages including index. Cloth. Book fine but for faint foxing to fore-edge of text block, no owner’s name. Dustjacket slightly worn, price intact. 16 pages of reproduced photographs. Qu..
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Trade Catalogs. Lawrence B. Romaine. A GUIDE TO AMERICAN TRADE CATALOGS 1744-1900. Facsimile reprint of 1960 edition. (Mansfield Centre: Martino Publishing, 1999). 8vo. Burgundy cloth. Fine condition, no owner’s name, issued without dj. xxiii, 422 pages including index. 7,000 catalogs described.          ..
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Fine Press. THE MOSHER BOOKS: A List of Books in Belles Lettres Issued in Choice and Limited Editions MDCCCXCI MDCCCVIII. Portland, ME: Thomas B. Mosher, 1908. 8vo (9.25 x 5.75”). [70] pages. Printed grey wrappers moderately soiled and worn, short tear to rear cover, contents very good but for marginal insecting to few margins at end and tiny tears to few fore-edges. Essentially a primary..
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Welty, Eudora. THE WELTY COLLECTION: A Guide to the Eudora Welty Manuscripts and Documents at the Mississippi Department of Archives and History. By Suzanne Marrs. First Printing (number line includes “1”). Jackson & London: University Press of Mississippi, (1988). 8vo. Cream cloth. Fine in pictorial dustjacket, no owner’s name, unclipped. viii,245 pages including index, a..
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