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MacLeish, Archibald. AIR RAID: A Verse Play for Radio. FIRST EDITION. New York: Harcourt, Brace, (1938). 8vo. 36 pages. Printed orange paper boards. Hint of wear and soil, very good plus, no owner’s name or marks. ..
$18.00
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Wodehouse, P.G. THE UNCOLLECTED WODEHOUSE. Edited and introduced by David A. Jasen. Fwd by Malcolm Muggeridge. FIRST EDITION (no statement to the contrary). New York: A Continuum Book / Seabury Press, (1976). 8vo. xii,212 pages. Blue paper boards, letters in silver. Book fine, no owner’s name. Dustjacket lightly frayed at edges, folds lightly soiled, price intact. A treasure of previously..
$15.00
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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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Oates, Joyce Carol. FOXFIRE: CONFESSIONS OF A GIRL GANG. (New York): Dutton A William Abrahams Book, (1993). First Dutton Printing, August 1993 (stated). 8vo. Hardcover. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket near fine, price intact. 328 pages. ISBN0525936327.                 ..
$12.00
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James, P.D. THE CHILDREN OF MEN. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993. First American Edition (stated). 8vo. Hardcover. Fine in dustjacket, no owner’s name, price intact. Futuristic novel set in the year 2021. 241 pages. ISBN0679418733.      ..
$12.00
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Blake, William. Geoffrey Keynes. A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM BLAKE. New York: Kraus, 1969, reprint of 1921 Grolier Club edition (which was limited to 250 copies). 4to. Original blue & gray cloth. About fine, no owner’s name. xvi,516 pages. 44 full-page illustrations and 12 intext. Bibliography of works by and about Blake, with full bibliographic detail.     &nbs..
$90.00
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Faulkner. Elizabeth M. Kerr. YOKNAPATAWPHA: Faulkner’s “Little Postage Stamp of Native Soil”. New York: Fordham University Press, 1969. First Edition Signed. 8vo. Gray cloth, top edges blue. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket has tiny tear, price clipped, inked price on flap. 284 pages including index. 17 pages of photographs on glossy paper. Signed &..
$25.00
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Faulkner. John B. Cullen, in collaboration with Floyd C. Watkins. OLD TIMES IN THE FAULKNER COUNTRY. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, (1975). 8vo. Green cloth. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket price intact, slightly worn, few tiny tears. xvi, 132 pages. Second Edition (reissue of the 1961 edition published by University of North Carolina Press. ISBN 080710..
$12.00
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POPULAR CULTURE. Total of 16 issues published by or in conjunction with the Bowling Green State University Popular Culture Program (in its infancy), Bowling Green, Ohio, mostly edited by Ray B. Browne. Each in octavo wraps, very good to near fine condition (mostly unread, 4 have owner’s name stamped on contents page). (1) Popular Culture And Curricula. Edited by Ray Browne and Ronald Ambr..
$35.00
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Oates, Joyce Carol. BEASTS. NY: Carroll & Graf Publishers / An Otto Penzler Book, (2002). 1st Edition. 8vo. 138 pages. Hardcover. Fine in slightly rubbed dustjacket, price intact, no owner’s name. Gothic and horrific. ISBN 0786708964.               ..
$10.00
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Shakespeare. Robert Y. Turner. SHAKESPEARE’S APPRENTICESHIP. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, (1974). FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Hardcover, lacking dustjacket. Near fine, no owner’s name. 293 pages including index.           ..
$6.00
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Woolf, Virginia. A MARRIAGE OF TRUE MINDS: An Intimate Portrait of Leonard and Virginia Woolf. By George Spater and Ian Parsons. New York & London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1977). First American Edition (stated). 8vo. Hardcover. Near fine in dustjacket, price intact, no owner’s name, hint of foxing to top edge of text block. 210 pages including index. With more than 140 photographs..
$12.00
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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.           ..
$7.00
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Meredith. V.S. Pritchett. GEORGE MEREDITH AND ENGLISH COMEDY. First American Edition. New York: Random House, (1969). 8vo. Hardcover. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket price clipped, has several short tears. 123 pages.      ..
$9.00
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Faulkner. Cleanth Brooks. WILLIAM FAULKNER: Toward Yoknapatawpha and Beyond. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1978. First Edition. 8vo. Orange-brown cloth. Book in find condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket price intact, tiny chip out of upper edge of rear panel. xvii, 445 pages including notes and index. Companion volume to Brooks’ William Faulkner: The Yoknapatawpha C..
$35.00
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Faulkner. WILLIAM FAULKNER’S GIFTS OF FRIENDSHIP: Presentation and Inscribed Copies from the Faulkner Collection of Louis Daniel Brodsky. By Louis Daniel Brodsky and Thomas Verich. Exhibition Catalogue, John Davis Williams Library, The University of Mississippi, August 6, 1980 – September 12, 1980. 4to. Printed wraps. Fine condition, no owner’s name. 122 entries. First Edition..
$15.00
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Parker, Robert B. BACK STORY. New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, (2003). 8vo. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket, price intact, no owner’s name. First Edition, First Printing (number line includes “1”). Signed by parker on the title page (his initials as usual). A Spenser Novel.     ..
$17.00
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Fine Press. Powell, Lawrence Clark. THE ALCHEMY OF BOOKS And Other Essays And Addresses On Books & Writers. Los Angeles: The Ward Ritchie Press, (1954). First Edition [One of 1,500]. Issued without dustjacket. Few small spots to top edge of textblock, faint foxing to fore-edge of textblock. 263 pages.      ..
$12.00
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Poetry Anthology. THE SINGING WORLD: An Anthology of Modern Poetry for Young People. Collected and edited by Louis Untermeyer. Illustrated by Florence Syman Ivins. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1929). 9th printing. 8vo. 445 pages including Index of First Lines. Original cloth, lacking dustjacket. Very good condition, owner’s address embossed on front endpaper, inked name on half..
$6.00
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Dutch Classic. MAX HAVELAAR: Or The Coffee Auctions of the Dutch Trading Company. By Multatuli [Eduard Downes Dekker]. Introduction by D.H. Lawrence. Edited and introduced by Roy Edwards. London: Sijthoff Leyden/Heinemann / New York: London House & Maxwell, 1967. 8vo. Original cloth slightly soiled, light foxing and soiling to edges of text-block, very good overall, no owner’s name, l..
$10.00
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