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The Education of Henry Adams - An Autobiography, Adams, Henry
1 The Education of Henry Adams - An Autobiography
Adams, Henry
New York Heritage Press 1942 Hardcover Fine Samuel Chamberlain, Illustrator 
Lovely Heritage Press edition in original slipcase, with "Sandglass" (publisher's pamphlet about the book) still laid in. Brown, beige and gold marbled paper-covered boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with beautiful gravures by Samuel Chamberlain and with an Introduction by Henry Seidel Canby. 483 pages with index. Clean paper-covered slipcase is very good - sturdy, no cracking, some chipping to opening edge. 027252

Price: 15.00 USD
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Andrews County History 1876 - 1978, Andrews County Heritage Committee
2 Andrews County History 1876 - 1978
Andrews County Heritage Committee
Andrews, Texas Andrews County Heritage Committee 1978 First Hardcover Near Fine 
Stated First Edition, First Printing. Clean faux leather brown boards with elaborate gold stamped design on cover, gold lettering and small decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean photo-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Profusely illustrated with photographs and drawings. 488 pages with index. Large book - approx. size is 9" x 11-1/2". A really attractive, solid copy. A complete history of Andrews County, Texas, with everything from Indian history to family histories and photos, ranch layouts and history, oil camps, history of the post offices, schools, businesses, and more. 025242

Price: 75.00 USD
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Andrews County History 1876 - 1978, Andrews County Heritage Committee
3 Andrews County History 1876 - 1978
Andrews County Heritage Committee
Andrews, Texas Andrews County Heritage Committee 1978 First Hardcover Very Good 
Stated First Edition, First Printing. Clean faux leather brown boards with elaborate gold stamped design on cover, gold lettering and small decoration on spine. Closed tear to lower spine has been carefully repaired. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean photo-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Profusely illustrated with photographs and drawings. 488 pages with index. Large book - approx. size is 9" x 11-1/2". A complete history of Andrews County, Texas, with everything from Indian history to family histories and photos, ranch layouts and history, oil camps, history of the post offices, schools, businesses, and more. 025243

Price: 50.00 USD
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Spanish Texas - Yesterday and Today, Ashford, Gerald
4 Spanish Texas - Yesterday and Today
Ashford, Gerald
Austin/New York Jenkins Publishing Company 1971 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with black decorative lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean marbled beige endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 296 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This book tells the story of the Spanish heritage in Texas. 8vo. Texas. 012530

Price: 25.00 USD
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Zuleika Dobson or An Oxford Love Story, Beerbohm, Max
5 Zuleika Dobson or An Oxford Love Story
Beerbohm, Max
New York Heritage Press 1960 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Slipcase Jacket George Him, Illustrator 
Very clean gray cloth boards with illustration on cover, black title box, white lettering and decoration on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Color illustrated endpapers (tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper). 277 pgs. Illustrations in color by George Him. Original Heritage Club Sandglass pamphlet laid in. Housed in original black glossy slipcase (no chipping or cracking, one tiny ding to one side which is smaller than a pea). Literature. 012623

Price: 25.00 USD
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Tales of Soldiers & Civilians, Bierce, Ambrose
6 Tales of Soldiers & Civilians
Bierce, Ambrose
New York Heritage Press 1943 First Hardcover Near Fine Good+ Jacket Paul Landacre, Illustrator 
Nice clean unworn book in original slipcase, with Heritage "Sandglass" pamphlet laid in. Clean illustrated gray paper-covered boards with blue cloth spine, gold lettering and decoration on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Edited with an Introduction by Joseph Henry Jackson; Illustrated with wood engravings by Paul Landacre. 222 pages. Slipcase is clean but faded, no racking, a few small edge chips. 026930

Price: 12.00 USD
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Lorna Doone - A Romance of Exmoor, Blackmore, R. D.
7 Lorna Doone - A Romance of Exmoor
Blackmore, R. D.
New York Heritage Press 1943 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean, beautifully illustrated hardcover book in original slipcase, with Heritage "Sandglass" pamphlet about the book laid in. Green cloth boards with gold lettering and maroon decoration on spine. No bumping or wear, very slight dulling to spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated by John Austen. 549 pages. Clean slipcase has a couple of small spots of edge chipping, no cracking. 026927

Price: 18.00 USD
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The English Farmhouse, Briggs, Martin S.
8 The English Farmhouse
Briggs, Martin S.
London B. T. Batsford, Ltd. 1953 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean dark green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with 132 photographs and line drawings. 242 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has a few tiny edge nicks and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. History is written here in tiles and beams, stones and thatch...a wonderful book for any lover of the English countryside and its heritage. 026464

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Farm, Bromfield, Louis
9 The Farm
Bromfield, Louis
New York Harper & Brothers 1946 First Hardcover Near Fine Fair Jacket 
First illustrated edition of one of the best of Bromfield's novels, with drawings by Kate Lord. In original dust jacket. Introduction by Winfield H. Rogers. Clean black cloth boards with green title box, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 346 pages. Dust jacket is a bit tattered with chips, rubbing, closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Based on the experiences of the author's own ancestors, this is a novel rich in incident and drama, full of the simple strength and warmth that is the heritage of a people who live close to the soil. It covers a period from the early nineteenth century to well into the twentieth, and it tells the story of the founding of an American family in the western wilderness. 15 full pages of illustrations as well as many small drawings and beautifully illustrated endpapers. The Farm, first published in 1933, is considered one of the finest novels ever written by Pulitzer Prize winning author Louis Bromfield. 026470

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Poems of Robert Browning, Browning, Robert
10 The Poems of Robert Browning
Browning, Robert
New York Heritage Press 1971 Hard Cover Fine Fine Slipcase Jacket Peter Reddick, Illustrator 
Very clean illustrated cloth boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with wood engravings by Peter Reddick. 299 pgs. with index. Original Heritage Club Sandglass pamphlet laid in. Clean sturdy original slipcase is unfaded, unchipped, no cracking. Poems selected, edited & introduced by C. Day Lewis. Poetry. 012606

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Ring and the Book, Browning, Robert
11 The Ring and the Book
Browning, Robert
New York Heritage Press 1949 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Heritage Press edition in clean slipcase, with publisher's "Sandglass" pamphlet laid in. Clean red paper-covered boards with green cloth spine, black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear, some fading to spine cloth. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. With an Introduction by Edward Dowden. Illustrated with engravings by Carl Schultheiss. 690 pages. Clean black slipcase has some wear to edges. 027130

Price: 15.00 USD
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Old Creole Days - Together with Scwenes of Cable's Romances by Lafcadio Hearn, Cable, George Washington
12 Old Creole Days - Together with Scwenes of Cable's Romances by Lafcadio Hearn
Cable, George Washington
New York Heritage Press 1943 Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket John O'Hara Cosgrave II, Illustrator 
Very clean unworn book in original slipcase, with Heritage Press "Sandglass" pamphlet laid in. Clean decorated boards with rust brown cloth spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by John O'Hara Cosgrave II. With a Prologue by Edward Larocque Tinker. 224 pages. Clean sturdy black paper-covered slipcase has a couple of very small edge chips. 027329

Price: 20.00 USD
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Wild Heritage, Carrighar, Sally
13 Wild Heritage
Carrighar, Sally
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1965 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket Rachel S. Horne, Illustrator 
Stated First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean beige cloth boards with stamped silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Nicely illustrated by Rachel S. Horne. 276 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, very slight surface wear at top spine edge, no tears, nice photo and brief bio of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An intrigueing book on animal behavior, showing how close our behavior is to that of other animals and how much we can discover from them about ourselves. 026646

Price: 20.00 USD
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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, Clemens, Samuel L. (Mark Twain)
14 A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
Clemens, Samuel L. (Mark Twain)
New York Heritage Press 1948 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Heritage Press edition in original slipcase, with publisher's Sandglass pamphlet enclosed. Clean blue-green paper-covered boards with line illustration on cover, beige cloth spine with red lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with red top-stained upper page edges. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. With an Introduction by Carl Van Doren. Illustrations by Honore Guilbeau. 275 pages. Size approx. 8" x 11-1/2". Paper-covered boards are clean but have some edge chipping. 027068

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
15 The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
New York Heritage Press 1945 Hardcover Near Fine Edward A. Wilson, Illustrator 
Very clean, unworn book in original slipcase, publisher's "Sandglass" pamphlet laid in. Illustrated paper-covered boards with blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Slight fading to spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated iin color by Edward A. Wilson. With an Introduction by John Livingston Lowes. Clean brown paper-covered slipcase is sturdy, has some edge wear. Size approx. 8-1/2" x 11". 027127

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Woman in White, Collins, Wilkie
16 The Woman in White
Collins, Wilkie
New York The Heritage Press 1964 Hardcover Very Good minus Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean book in clean slipcase, with an Introduction by Vincent Starrett and illustrations by Leonard Rosoman. The Heritage Club Sandglass pamphlet still laid in (Number v:29). Clean gray decorated boards with gray cloth spine, white title box with gold lettering on spine, white decoration on spine. Two flaws: one short closed edge tear at top of spine (under 1/2"), small line drawn on bottom text block edge near spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. 534 pages. Slipcase is clean, no cracking or wear. A classic among mystery novels. 026583

Price: 14.00 USD
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The Pilot, Cooper, James Fenimore
17 The Pilot
Cooper, James Fenimore
New York Heritage Press 1968 Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Slipcase Jacket Robert M. Quackenbush, Illustrator 
Very clean beige cloth boards with green illustration of ships on cover, green title box with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 357 pgs. Illustrated with woodcuts by Robert M. Quackenbush. Includes original Heritage Club Sandglass pamphlet laid in. Clean original green slipcase is sturdy, uncracked, unchipped, with mere hint of fading at opening edges.Literature. 012593

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Story of Manon Lescaut - and the Chevalier Des Grieux, D'Exiles, The Abbe Prevcost
18 The Story of Manon Lescaut - and the Chevalier Des Grieux
D'Exiles, The Abbe Prevcost
New York Heritage Press 1935 Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket Pierre Brissaud, Illustrator 
Very fine hardcover book in original publisher's slipcase with Heritage "Sandglass" pamphlet laid in. Clean unfaded decorated boards with unworn brown pigskin spine, brown title box on spine with gold lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. All pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Color illustrations by Pierre Brissaud. 155 pages. Clean slipcase has some edge chipping along open fore-edges, no cracking. 027330

Price: 15.00 USD
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Two Years Before the Mast, Dana, R. H.
19 Two Years Before the Mast
Dana, R. H.
New York Heritage Press 1947 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Hans Alexander Mueller, Illutrator 
Heritage Press edition in slipcase, with original "Sandglass" pamphlet laid in. Clean decorated cloth boards are unworn. Black title box with gold lettering on spine. Spine is very slightly age-toned. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. With an Introduction by William McFee. Illustrated with engravings in color by Hans Alexander Mueller. 346 pages. Solid original slipcase is clean, no cracking, a little chipping to open side corners and 1" of edge. 026948

Price: 18.00 USD
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The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Dante Alighieri
20 The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri
Dante Alighieri
New York The Heritage Press 1944 First Hardcover Near Fine 
Heritage Press edition in clean original slipcase. Translated into English verse by Melville Best Anderson; with Notes and Elucidations by the Translator, an Introduction by Arthur Livingston, and Thirty-two Drawings by William Blake (printed for the first time). Includes Heritage Press "Sandglass" pamphlet. Very clean red and black patterned cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, slight fading to spine cloth. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Beautifully illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 492 pages. Clean black slipcase has tiny spots of corner wear, no cracking. 027283

Price: 30.00 USD
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