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Philippines. James A. Robertson. BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS PRINTED AND MANUSCRIPT. Preceded by a Descriptive Account of the most important Archives and Collections containing Philippina. New York: Kraus Reprint Co., 1970. 8vo. Cloth. Fine condition, issued without dustjacket, no owner’s name. Facsimile reprint of the Arthur H. Clark 1908 edition. 437 pages including index.&nb..
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Gide, André. THE IMMORALIST. Translated from the French by Dorothy Bussy. New York & London: Alfred A. Knopf, 1930. 8vo. First American Edition. 8vo. Original cloth. Very good, front free excised, small bookplate on front pastedown, few pages roughly opened, lacking dustjacket. 214 pages. Connolly, Modern Movement #13.            ..
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Wharton, Edith. THE LETTERS OF EDITH WHARTON. Edited by R.W.B. Lewis and Nancy Lewis. NY: Charles Scribner’s Sons, (1988). First Edition, First Printing (number line includes “1”). 8vo. Hardcover. Book in fine condition but for owner’s name on illustrated front endpaper and his name and address rubber stamped on title page. Dustjacket in near fine condition, price intact..
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England. KING WILLIAM THE CONQUEROR 1027–1087: The Life Story of the Conqueror. By R. B. D. Wilson Evans. Signed First Edition. London: Cheiron Press Limited, (1956). 8vo. Hardcover.  Book in very good condition, dustjacket lightly worn, few short tears, unclipped. Signed & inscribed by the author to Mrs. Royal Ingersoll (wife of Admiral Ingersoll). 224 pages. 16 pages of illustr..
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Fielding, Henry. THE TRUE PATRIOT AND RELATED WRITINGS. Edited by W.B. Coley. Middletown: Wesleyan University Press, (1990). First American Edition, Second Printing. 8vo. Cloth. Fine in fine dustjacket, no owner’s name. Volume in The Wesleyan Edition of the Works of Henry Fielding, containing 3 pamphlets and one journal, “all informed by the same political purpose: to deal with the ..
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James, Henry. 5 softbound books about Henry James, all large 8vo, in near fine condition, no owner’s name, various publishers. (1) Ross Posnock. The Trial of Curiosity: Henry James, William James, and the Challenge of Modernity. 1991. (2) Leon Edel. Henry James: A Life. (1985). (3) The Complete Notebooks of Henry James. Edited by Leon Edel and Lyall Powers. (1988). (4). R.W.B. Lewis. The ..
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Faulkner. Joseph W. Reed, Jr. FAULKNER’S NARRATIVE. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1973. First Edition. 8vo. Beige cloth. Book fine, no owner’s name, slight soil to dustjacket, price intact. 303 pages including index. Dj blurb: “Reed shows that imagery, atmosphere, timing, and revelation of consciousness all have their roots in narrative technique, design, and st..
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Faulkner, William. THE PORTABLE FAULKNER. Edited by Malcolm Cowley. New York: Viking Press, 1946. 12mo (6.5 x 4.25 in.). Yellow cloth stamped in black, map pastedowns. Book appears to be fresh but has occasional ink marginalia or underling, no owner’s name. Colorful and scarce dustjacket lightly worn and rubbed, few tiny tears, faint spot to rear panel. The tri-fold front flap intact, lis..
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Wood Engraving. Albert Garrett. BRITISH WOOD ENGRAVING OF THE 20TH CENTURY: A Personal View. London: Scolar Press, (1980). First Edition. 4to. 223 pages. Brown cloth. Book in near fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket slightly frayed, price crossed through. Profusely illustrated. Preface by Dorothea Braby. Dj blurb: “The entries are arranged chronologically by the date of birt..
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Fritz Eichenberg. THE ART OF THE PRINT: Masterpieces History Techniques. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., (1976). FIRST EDITION. Large 4to (11.5 x 8.5 in.). Gray cloth. Book about fine, in slightly worn dustjacket, no owner’s name or marks. 609 pages including Index. 746 illustrations including 95 color plates. Presents the development of graphic arts from the earliest examples ..
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Original Print: PIETE. Woodcut by Louis Hechenbleikner, unsigned, bound in The Colophon: A Quarterly for Collectors & Lovers of Books. Part 16. New York: 1934. 4to. Volume IV. Printed paper boards, lightly worn, moderately darkened. Interior mostly near fine, woodcut slightly foxed. Sheet size of print: 10 3/8 x 8 3/8 in. Among the essays; Emily Dickinson’s poetry, Thore..
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James, Henry. THE COMPLETE TALES OF HENRY JAMES. Vols 1-4 (1864-1882), edited and introduced by Leon Edel. London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1962. 8vo. Original cloth. Vols 1-3 are near fine, Vol 4 has few light small stains on upper spine and front free endpaper. No owner’s name or marks. Each has original dust jacket with price, short tears and mild fraying, light wear; Vol 4 dust jacket shows..
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Defoe. Clarence S. Brigham. BIBLIOGRAPHY OF AMERICAN EDITIONS OF ROBINSON CRUSOE TO 1830. Worcester: American Antiquarian Society, 1958. Sm 4to (9.75 x 6.5”). Pages [137]-183 pages complete. Printed green wrappers. Near fine. Reprinted from the Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society for October 1957. 125 editions fully cataloged.        &nb..
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Songs. Lester S. Levy. FLASHES OF MERRIMENT: A Century of Humorous Songs in America 1805-1905. Norman: U of Oklahoma Press, 1971. FIRST EDITION (stated). 4to. xiv,370 pages including index. Yellow cloth. Book in fine condition. Dustjacket partly faded, price clipped but unworn. Numerous illustrations (many full-page). Discusses nearly 100 songs from 19th century America.    ..
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Bradbury, Malcolm. UNSENT LETTERS: Irreverent Notes From a Literary Life. (New York): Viking, (1988). First American Edition (stated). 8vo. 218 pages. Hardcover. About fine in dustjacket, price intact, no owner’s name. Letters reflecting Bradbury’s wit, exuberance, and unbridled sense of the absurd. ISBN 0670820709.           &n..
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White, E.B. LETTERS OF E.B. WHITE. Collected and edited by Dorothy L. Guth. New York: Harper & Row, (1976). 8vo. Original cloth. Book near fine but for slightly foxing to fore-edge of text block. Dustjacket slightly frayed and lightly soiled, price intact. 4to printing. xi,686 pages including index. 16 pages of photo-illustrations on glossy stock. ISBN 006014601X.    &nb..
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SWINBURNE: The Poet in his World. By Donald Thomas. New York: Oxford University Press, 1979. First American Edition (stated). 8vo. Hardcover. Book in near fine condition, hint of foxing to fore-edge of text block, no owner’s name. Dustjacket very good, short tear to front cover panel, price clipped. 256 pages including index. 8 pages of photo-illustrations on glossy paper. ISBN 0195201361..
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Bloomsbury. David Gadd. THE LOVING FRIENDS: A Portrait of Bloomsbury. New York and London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1974). 8vo. Hardcover. Near fine condition, hint of foxing to edges of text block, no owner’s name. Dust jacket slightly worn and soiled. Book club edition. 210 pages including index. 8 pages of photographs.           ..
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Francesco Colonna. HYPNEROTOMACHIA POLIPHILI. The Strife of Love in a Dream. The entire text translated for the first time into English and introduced by Joscelyn Godwin. London: Thames & Hudson, (1999). Folio. Brown cloth, in fine condition. Dustjacket in near fine condition, price intact. [476] pages, including all 168  woodblock illustrations. From a review by H.R. Woudhuysen in the..
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Betjeman, John. THE ENGLISH TOWN IN THE LAST HUNDRED YEARS. The Rede Lecture 1956. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1956. First Edition. 12mo. Original printed wraps, near fine, faint foxing to covers, no owner’s name. [28] pages. ..
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