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The Exquisite Perdita, Barrington, E.
1 The Exquisite Perdita
Barrington, E.
New York Dodd Mead 1926 Limited Presentation Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Signed
Clean blue silk cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Tiny spot of wear at base of spine, very slight surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean decorated endpapers. PRESENTATION EDITION, LIMITED TO TWO HUNDRED AND FIFTY COPIES, SIGNED BY THE PUBLISHER. Color frontis portrait of Perdita Robinson with clean tissue guard. Printed on high quality paper. 377 pgs. 014093

Price: 75.00 USD
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Six Days to Sunday, Brunner, Bernard
2 Six Days to Sunday
Brunner, Bernard
New York McGraw Hill 1975 0-07-008579-X / 9780070085794 Signed Limited Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
SIGNED, Limited Edition. Clean beige boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. Hint of wear to spine corners, no tears or wear-through. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean gold endpapers, with plate on front free endpaper with limited edition statement and author's signature: "This Edition of My Book SIX DAYS TO SUNDAY is Copy Number 19 of no more than 60 copies which I have authorized for distribution by Signed Editions Limited. - Bernard Brunner (signature). 307 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An unforgettable novel capturing the drama of pro football. 8vo. Fiction. 016276

Price: 150.00 USD
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It's A Big Country - America Off the Highways, Burman, Ben Lucien
3 It's A Big Country - America Off the Highways
Burman, Ben Lucien
New York Reynal & Co. 1956 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Alice Caddy, Illustrator Signed
Limited Edition, Signed by author, with "192 copies from the first edition have been specially bound and autographed for the friends of the author and his publishers. Of this edition each copy is numbered - 1. Clean red marbled boards with brown cloth spine, dark brown lettering on spine. Hint of very slight soiling to spine; no fraying, corners are sharp. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 278 pgs. Illustrated with 12 photographs and with drawings by Alice Caddy. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny bit of shallow chipping at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A vivid travel narrative of America off the beaten path. 018090

Price: 40.00 USD
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Supplemental Nights to the Book of the Thousand nights and a Night with Notes anthropological and Explanatory (Volume III), Burton, Richard F.
4 Supplemental Nights to the Book of the Thousand nights and a Night with Notes anthropological and Explanatory (Volume III)
Burton, Richard F.
The Burton Club for Private Subscribers Only De Luxe Edition (Limited to 250 copies) Half-Leather Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
De Luxe Edition, Limited to 250 copies (this copy is No. 36). Volume III only. Blue cloth boards with brown leather corners and spine with gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Wear-through to corner tips, lighter wear to leather edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean marbled blue endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. Additional illustrations with tissue guards. Pages are clean and bright, no foxing. Deckled page edges. 304 pgs. 6-3/4" x 9-3/4". Literature. 013125

Price: 75.00 USD
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A Writer's Notes on His Trade, Montague, C. E.
5 A Writer's Notes on His Trade
Montague, C. E.
London Chatto and Windus 1930 Limited Edition (SIGNED) Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Book condition, Near Fine. Dustjacket Very Good+. Limited Edition, this being No. 184 of 700 numbered copies, SIGNED by the author. Very clean red-orange patterned boards (unfaded) with clean red-orange cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 254 pgs., with introductory essay by H. M. Tomlinson. Dustjacket with price on cover of 3 guineas net has a few very tiny shallow edge chips at top and bottom spine edge, clean except for faint pink stain on cover (approx. 1" x 2") below lettering. Very presentable and collectable copy of this work on the art of writing. 10" x 6-1/2". Writing. 016205

Price: 150.00 USD
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End Papers: Literary Recreations, Newton, A. Edward
6 End Papers: Literary Recreations
Newton, A. Edward
Boston Little Brown 1933 Signed Limited Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Fair Slipcase (no jacket) Jacket Illustrated Signed
Very clean blue boards with stamped oval decoration on cover, clean beige cloth spine with blue lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Two previous owner bookplates (one on front pastedown, one of front free endpaper). "Dream-Children Edition" stated on title page. Inscribed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR, this is a limited edition (limited to 1351 copies, of which this is copy #357). Author's inscription: ""Dream Children" - By common consent, the finest essay in the language. - (signed) A. Edward Newton." Pages and edges are clean. 235 pgs. with index and facsimile of hand-written manuscript for "Dream Children" in fine condition in rear sleeve. Illustrations throughout, including color frontis portrait of the author with clean tissue guard. In clean slipcase which is missing its top piece, has cracking and short tape repairs; clean title label on slipcase edge stating Dream-Children Edition No. 357. 8vo. Books on Books. 014107

Price: 75.00 USD
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Fools or Gods, Petri, Lori
7 Fools or Gods
Petri, Lori
Atlanta Ernest Hartsock 1929 Limited Edition Hard Cover Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Beige boards with brown lettering on tan spine. Wear to corner tips, soiling along board edges. Inscription on front free endpaper SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Previous owner's name/address on small sticker in top left corner of front fixed endpaper. Small excerpt of poem by author from newspaper taped onto front free endpaper under inscription. Pages are clean, with very light pencil marks on a few pages. Limited Edition of only 300 copies. 95 pgs. 5-1/2" x 8". Poetry. 014685

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Joy Peddler, Shoenfield, A. H.
8 The Joy Peddler
Shoenfield, A. H.
New York Penuel Press 1933 Limited Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Beige boards with brown lettering, brown cloth spine with gold lettering. Slight wear to corner tips, no spine wear. Hint of very light soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Slight browning to endpapers. 370 pgs. "This edition of The Joy Peddler, complete and unexpurgated, is printed from the original plates and is strictly limited to 2000 copies." Large 8vo. Fiction. 011913

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Land is Large, Waldman, Emerson
9 The Land is Large
Waldman, Emerson
New York/Toronto Farrar & Rinehart 1938 Signed Limited Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Clean green cloth boards with brown lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. One corner tip has small bump. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. First Edition, limited to 1000 copies, of which this is #94. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. 379 pgs. F/R colophon on copyright page. No previous owner names or bookplates. 8vo. Fiction. 014104

Price: 45.00 USD
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The Enigma of Thomas Wolfe: Biographical and Critical Selections, Walser, Richard (editor)
10 The Enigma of Thomas Wolfe: Biographical and Critical Selections
Walser, Richard (editor)
Cambridge Harvard University Press 1953 Signed Limited Edition Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
SIGNED LIMITED EDITION (No. 191 of 301 copies) autographed by the editor, Richard Walser (Asheville Edition). No other marks. Very clean orange cloth boards with red cloth spine, gold stamped lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. 313 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 012550

Price: 30.00 USD
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