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For Love of Mary Ellen, Brainerd, Eleanor Hoyt
1 For Love of Mary Ellen
Brainerd, Eleanor Hoyt
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1912 First Hardcover Very Good++ No Dust jacket Rose Cecil O'Neill, Illustrator 
First Edition, with MCMXII (1912) on title page and "Published September, 1912" on copyright page. Lovely copy of this book illustrated with drawings by Rose Cecil O'Neill. Olive-tan cloth boards with tiniest bit of surface wear to spine corners (no fraying), unfaded, with clean pages and edges. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard, 3 additional black and white plates, decorated pages. Neatly penned inscription on front free endpaper with tasteful privately printed bookplate of Agnes Remington on front fixed endpaper. 020238

Price: 60.00 USD
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Dawn in Lyonesse, Chase, Mary Ellen
2 Dawn in Lyonesse
Chase, Mary Ellen
New York MacMillan 1938 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, signed by author. Clean green cloth boards with gold title box down length of spine. NO bumping or wear. Slight fading to edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Page and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers. SIGNED by author on title page. 115 pgs. Dustjacket is price clipped, clean, with 2" closed tear, shallow edge chipping and edgewear to spine folds. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Cornwall is the background and setting for this appealing and beautiful novel of two servant women. 5" x 8". Fiction. 017148

Price: 45.00 USD
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3 The Plum Tree
Chase, Mary Ellen
New York MacMillan 1949 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Clean deep red cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean decorated endpapers, with tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper. 98 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, (2.00 on front inside flap), has slight edge wear, one shallow chip at top front panel edge (1/3" deep by 1" wide). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of a home for aged ladies, which the main character and her friend transform into a place of love and good cheer, instead of the bleak and unrelieved despair of illness and old age. 8vo. Fiction. 016590

Price: 20.00 USD
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The White Gate: Adventures in the Imagination of a Child, Chase, Mary Ellen
4 The White Gate: Adventures in the Imagination of a Child
Chase, Mary Ellen
New York W. W. Norton & Co. 1954 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Nora S. Unwin, Illustrator 
Clean blue and white patterned boards with blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean decorated endpapers with very small previous owner initials and date on front free endpaper. 185 pgs. Illustrated with drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear and a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author's reminiscences of a childhood in Maine. 015235

Price: 15.00 USD
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Six O'Clock Casual, Clune, Henry w.
5 Six O'Clock Casual
Clune, Henry w.
New York Macmillan 1960 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in clean original dust jacket. Clean black boards with gray cloth spine, blue lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. Signed "Henry W. Clune" in blue pen on title page just below author's name. 346 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, hint of very slight edge wear, price intact on front inside flap (4.50). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Absorbing novel chronicles the dissension, gossip, misadventures, and the tragedy which Ellen's (main character) almost fatal beauty causes among various inhabitatants of a small town. 023691

Price: 25.00 USD
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Being the Body - A New Call for the Church to be Light in the Darkness, Colson, Charles and Ellen Vaughn
6 Being the Body - A New Call for the Church to be Light in the Darkness
Colson, Charles and Ellen Vaughn
Nashville, TN W Publishing Group 2003 0-8499-1808-1 / 9780849918087 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Limited Edition, SIGNED by author (Charles Colson). Very clean black cloth boards with clean moss green spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers, with bookplate of Prison Fellowship signed by the author on front free endpaper. 489 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A book encouraging Christians of diverse backgrounds to see themselves as part of the universal body of Christ, challenging them to a new sense of unity and action toward helping others. 017545

Price: 30.00 USD
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What We Wore: an Offbeat Social History of Women's Clothing, 1950 to 1980, Ellen Melinkoff
7 What We Wore: an Offbeat Social History of Women's Clothing, 1950 to 1980
Ellen Melinkoff
William Morrow & Co 1984 0688022286 / 9780688022280 First Unknown Near Fine 
Very clean first printing (Quill edition). Softcover with no chipping, creasing or curling. Size approx. 5-1/2" x 8-1/4". Pages and edges are clean, with no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with many black and white photographs. 203 pages. 026373

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Farringdons, Fowler, Ellen Thorneycroft
8 The Farringdons
Fowler, Ellen Thorneycroft
New York D. Appleton 1900 Hardcover Fine no dust jacket 
Beautifully clean decorated American trade binding. Golden brown buckram cloth boards with brown, burgundy and green decoration on cover and spine, green title box with gold lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Copyright 1900 on copyright page, 1900 on title page. 367 pages. 023546

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Life All Around Me By Ellen Foster, Gibbons, Kaye
9 The Life All Around Me By Ellen Foster
Gibbons, Kaye
New York Harcourt 2006 0151012040 / 9780151012046 First Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket 
Very clean first edition (so stated, and with complete letter line starting with "A") in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean yellow boards with purple spine, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 218 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, one tiny closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027245

Price: 10.00 USD
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10 Falling Through Space: The Journals of Ellen Gilchrist
Gilchrist, Ellen
Boston/Toronoto Little Brown 1987 0-316-31315-7 / 9780316313155 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige boards with pale mauve cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 166 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Clean crisp dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped, no tears, very slight fading at spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Authors. 006961

Price: 30.00 USD
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In This Our Life, Glasgow, Ellen
11 In This Our Life
Glasgow, Ellen
New York Harcourt Brace 1941 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Stated First Edition of this Pulitzer Prize winning book. Clean black cloth boards with red title box, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with brief previous owner inscription neatly penned on front free endpaper. No other writing or marks. 467 pages. Pulitzer Prize winning novel, made into a movie (1942, directed by John Huston, starring Bette Davis). 025004

Price: 65.00 USD
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The Ancient Law, Glasgow, Ellen
12 The Ancient Law
Glasgow, Ellen
New York Doubleday Page & Co. 1908 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. Clean red cloth boards with decoration, gilt lettering on cover and spine. Very slight wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner name and date on front free endpaper; no other marks. 485 pgs. 010852

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Deliverance - A Romance of the Virginia Tobacco Fields, Glasgow, Ellen
13 The Deliverance - A Romance of the Virginia Tobacco Fields
Glasgow, Ellen
New York Doubleday Page 1904 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket Frank E. Schoonover, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing, Published January, 1904. Very clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean blank endpapers - very small previous owner name written inconspicuously on title page. Title page is decorated in color, with color frontispiece illustration by Frank E. Schoonover with clean tissue guard. Additional color plates and black and white drawings throughout by Schoonover. 543 pages. 027453

Price: 50.00 USD
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The Miller of Old Church, Glasgow, Ellen
14 The Miller of Old Church
Glasgow, Ellen
New York Doubleday Page & Co. 1911 First Hard Cover Near Fine No Dustjacket 
fFirst Edition. Clean red ribbed cloth boards with stamped gilt lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking, pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper. 432 pgs. A nice clean, solid copy. 010869

Price: 15.00 USD
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15 The Romantic Comedians
Glasgow, Ellen
Garden City, New York Doubleday Page & Co. 1926 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean embossed gray boards, very clean unchipped paper title label on spine. Pages are clean, crisp and bright; clean illustrated endpapers; no writing or marks. 346 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, 3-1/2" long chip across bottom edge of front panel. Shallow chipping, closed edge tears, none greater than 1". Light soiling, some browning to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 014662

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Wheel of Life, Glasgow, Ellen
16 The Wheel of Life
Glasgow, Ellen
New York Doubleday Page 1906 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition, published January, 1906. Very clean decorated American trade binding. Dark green ribbed cloth boards with decorative wheel design on cover, stamped unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. Very slight scuffing to spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges, clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Has all first edition points. 474 pages. 025443

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Wyoming Lynching of Cattle Kate, 1889, Hufsmith, George W.
17 The Wyoming Lynching of Cattle Kate, 1889
Hufsmith, George W.
Glendo, Wyoming High Plains Press 1993 0931271142 / 9780931271144 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by author, in clean unchipped dust jacket. Clean purple cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 368 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, has two 1" closed edge tears near base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The lynching of Cattle Kate (Ellen Watson) and Jim Averell by six politically powerful Wyoming cattlemen rocked the nation in July 1889. Newspapers proclaimed that Ellen Watson was a prostitute on horseback who bartered sex for calves, that Averell was her pimp, that both were rustlers, and that somehow they deserved to be hanged from a tree in Spring Creek Gulch of the Sweetwater Valley. 028063

Price: 35.00 USD
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Miss Pickerell and the Geiger Counter, MacGregor, Ellen
18 Miss Pickerell and the Geiger Counter
MacGregor, Ellen
Whittlesey House 1953 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Paul Galdone, Illustrator 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Very clean turquoise cloth boards with black illustration on cover of Miss Pickerell and her Geiger counter; black lettering on spine. No fading, fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Very slight browning to endpapers. Illustrated by Paul Galdone. 123 pages. Dust jacket is clean and bright, not price clipped, has some shallow edge and corner chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Miss Pickerel's search for uranium takes her on another adventure with her cow and her nephews. 026166

Price: 35.00 USD
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Drink to the Hunted, Marsh, Ellen
19 Drink to the Hunted
Marsh, Ellen
New York E. P. Dutton 1945 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with red decorative title box with black lettering on cover, red and black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 413 pp. Jacket is price clipped on front inner flap, has a few very small edge chips, very light soiling. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author's first novel, set in the restless years between two world wars in Germany and America. 019373

Price: 15.00 USD
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Two Dreisers: The Man and the Novelist as Revealed in His Two Most Important Works, Sister Carrie and An American Tragedy, Moers, Ellen
20 Two Dreisers: The Man and the Novelist as Revealed in His Two Most Important Works, Sister Carrie and An American Tragedy
Moers, Ellen
New York Viking Press 1969 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with "First Published in 1969 by Viking Press, Inc." on copyright page. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blue top-stained page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Frontis photo by Alfred Stieglitz: "Winter on Fifth Avenue." 366 pgs. with index. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with a few tiny nicks and hint of faintest soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Literature. 016704

Price: 25.00 USD
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