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1 Tar: A Midwest Childhood - A Critical Text
Andersen, Sherwood
Cleveland/London The Press of Case Western Reserve University 1969 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 257 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, no tears, one tiny chip at spine edge is size of half a grain of rice. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A literary study of the novel Tar, written by Sherwood Anderson (also author of Winesburg, Ohio), and a basic document for students of Sherwood Anderson's life--one of the great "representative lives" in American literature. 011274

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Virginia Woolf's London, Brewster, Dorothy
2 Virginia Woolf's London
Brewster, Dorothy
London George Allen and Unwin 1959 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean turquoise cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (very slight browning to endpapers). Jacket is not price clipped (15s.net on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A literary sightseeing tour of London by scholar and critic Dr. Dorothy Brewster, who shows how Virginia Woolf used London as atmosphere, theme, and even motivating force throughout her writing. 022846

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3 Too Brief a Treat: The Letters of Truman Capote
Capote, Truman (Gerald Clarke, Editor)
New York Random House 2004 0-375-50133-9 / 9780375501333 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean gray boards with black spine, bright silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 487 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (very slight wrinkle at top of spine). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 010526

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Earthly Paradise Colette's Autobiography, drawn from the writings of her lifetime, by Robert Phelps, Colette (Robert Phelps, Editor)
4 Earthly Paradise Colette's Autobiography, drawn from the writings of her lifetime, by Robert Phelps
Colette (Robert Phelps, Editor)
New York Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1966 Stated First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Fair Jacket 
Clean first printing (so stated) in original dust jacket. Clean rust cloth boards with gold lettering and small decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Drawn from Colette's lifetime writings by Robert Phelps. Translated by Herma Briffault, Derek Coltman, and others. 505 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (6.95 on front inside flap) but is chipped and tattered, but clean. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025030

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5 My Brother Bill: An Affectionate Reminiscence
Faulkner, John
New York Trident Press 1963 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean rust red cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, corner tips very slightly bumped. Binding is tight & crisp. Pages and edges are clean and bright, no names, writing or marks. 277 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has several closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A reminiscence of the life of William Faulkner, by his brother John. 010563

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Ways of Escape, Greene, Graham
6 Ways of Escape
Greene, Graham
New York Simon And Schuster 1980 0671412191 / 9780671412197 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition with full number line on copyright page in clean unclipped jacket. Clean brownish burgundy cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean yellow/tan endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 320 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (12.95 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An autobiography by Graham Greene. 019573

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The Other Man: Conversations with Graham Greene, Greene, Graham; Allain Marie-Francoise
7 The Other Man: Conversations with Graham Greene
Greene, Graham; Allain Marie-Francoise
New York Simon And Schuster 1983 067144767X / 9780671447670 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Trade Edition, with full number line on copyright page, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean gray boards with clean blue cloth spine, white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Blind-stamped previous owner circular embossment on front free endpaper; no other marks. 176 pp. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (13.95 on front inside flap), no chips, two 1" closed tears at top front panel edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author Graham Greene discusses his life with French author Allain Marie-Francoise, commenting on his own work and creating an intriguing self-portrait of this prolific and talented author. 020413

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American Authors and Their Homes, Halsey, Francis Whiting (Editor)
8 American Authors and Their Homes
Halsey, Francis Whiting (Editor)
New York James Pott 1901 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Stated First Impression, September 15, 1901. Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - JA monogram on cover). Clean ribbed blue cloth boards with gold and white decoration on cover, stamped gold lettering on cover and spine, small gold decoration on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with gilt top page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Eighteen photogravure illustrations, including frontispiece with clean tissue guard. 302 pages with index. 024951

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On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft, King, Stephen
9 On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
King, Stephen
New York Scribner 2000 0684853523 / 9780684853529 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean yellow boards with black spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 288 pages. Clean dust jacket is unclipped (25.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023211

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10 Algernon Charles Swinburne: Personal Recollections By His Cousin (with extracts from Some of His Private letters)
Leith, Mrs. Disney
New York/London G. P. Putnam's Sons 1917 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean burgundy cloth boards with gold stamped lettering on cover and spine. Slight wear to spine edges. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. Frontis photograph of Swinburne with clean tissue guard. Additional photographs throughout. 262 pgs. with index. 8vo. Biography. 011570

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11 The C. S. Lewis Hoax
Lindskoog, Kathryn
Portland, OR Multnomah 1988 0-88070-258-3 / 9780880702584 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Very clean maroon boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 175 pgs. with index. Dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, very clean except for back panel, which has several spots. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The C. S. Lewis hoax is the allegation by Kathryn Lindskoog that C. S. Lewis's literary executor, Walter Hooper, faked (parts of) several stories/essays that are attributed to Lewis. 010787

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Thomas Mann: Letters to Paul Amann 1915-1952, Mann, Thomas (Edited by Herbert Wegener; Translated by Richard & Clara Winston)
12 Thomas Mann: Letters to Paul Amann 1915-1952
Mann, Thomas (Edited by Herbert Wegener; Translated by Richard & Clara Winston)
Middletown, CT Wesleyan University Press 1960 Stated First edition Hardcover Fine Very Good++ Jacket 
First Edition (stated) in unclipped original jacket. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean yellow endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 190 pp. with index. Clean dustjacket with very slight browning to spine and a few light rubs on spine, no chips; tiny bit of wear to two corner tips and top spine edge. Not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020378

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Letters of Katherine Mansfield (two volumes complete), Mansfield, Katherine
13 The Letters of Katherine Mansfield (two volumes complete)
Mansfield, Katherine
London Constable & Co. Ltd. 1934 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Two matching volumes (complete). Gray cloth boards with lavender-blue lettering and line border on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Bindings are tight and square, no cracking. Water droplet stain to fore edge of text block on volume one (smaller than a dime). Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Lovely frontispiece photo portrait of Ms. Mansfield in each volume (one taken in 1913; one taken in 1921). Edited and with an Introductory note by J. Middleton Murry. 319 pages; 272 pages with an index in each. 024757

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Journal of Katherine Mansfield, Mansfield, Katherine (Edited by J. Middleton Murry)
14 Journal of Katherine Mansfield
Mansfield, Katherine (Edited by J. Middleton Murry)
London Constable & Co. Ltd. 1933 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Clean gray cloth boards with lavender lettering and line border on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (very slight foxing to a few preliminary pages). No names, writing or bookplates. Introduction and edited by J. Middleton Murray. 252 pages. 024756

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15 I Remember, I Remember
Maurois, Andre
New York/ London Harper & Brothers 1942 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Clean dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 310 pgs. with index. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has 1/3" max. loss at base of spine, 2" closed tear at rear spine fold, slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 010336

Price: 10.00 USD
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Ernest Hemingway: The Man and His Work, McCaffery, John K. M. (Editor)
16 Ernest Hemingway: The Man and His Work
McCaffery, John K. M. (Editor)
Cleveland/New York The World Publishing Co. 1950 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean gray cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Spine lettering slightly dimmed (still legible), hint of sunning to spine. Light wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Red top-stained page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 351 pgs. 012976

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17 Scott Fitzgerald: A Biography
Meyers, Jeffrey
New York Harper Collins 1994 0-06-019036-1 / 9780060190361 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean dark blue cloth boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 400 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007717

Price: 15.00 USD
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Titania: The Biography of Isak Dinesen, Migel, Parmenia
18 Titania: The Biography of Isak Dinesen
Migel, Parmenia
New York Random House 1967 Stated First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket 
"First Printing" stated on copyright page, in unclipped original jacket. Clean light beige cloth boards with black lettering and silver decoration. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. Clean photo-illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 325 pp. with index. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Jacket is not price clipped (8.95 on front inside flap), slightly age toned, 3" closed tear at left edge of front panel near spine fold, some corner & edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019569

Price: 20.00 USD
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Letters from Henry Miller to Hoki Tokuda Miller, Miller, Henry; Howard, Joyce (Editor)
19 Letters from Henry Miller to Hoki Tokuda Miller
Miller, Henry; Howard, Joyce (Editor)
London Robert Hale Ltd 1990 0709040113 / 9780709040118 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket 
"First Published in Great Britain, 1990" on copyright page, in clean unchipped jacket. Clean dark blue cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 163 pp. Clean jacket is unchipped with just a hint of light superficial rubbing. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019895

Price: 12.00 USD
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Oscar Wilde, Morley, Sheridan
20 Oscar Wilde
Morley, Sheridan
New York Holt, Rinehart And Winston 1976 0030175860 / 9780030175862 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page in clean unclipped jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean with decorated endpapers. Very small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 160 pp. with index. Illustrated with photographs, black and white drawings, color plates. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has very slight wear at top spine edge, one short (under 1") closed edge tear. Awesome photo on rear panel of Oscar Wild in top hat with cane. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020379

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