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1 This Generation: A Selection of British and American Literature from 1914 to the Present with Historical and Critical Essays
Anderson, George K. And Eda Lou Walton
Scott, Foresman and Company 1939 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean rust brown cloth boards with blue circular title box on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Very small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper; no other marks. 975 pgs. with index of first lines. Includes works by Robert Frost, Henry Louis Mencken, George Santayana, Amy Lowell, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Gertrude Stein, Katherine Mansfield, Archibald MacLeish, Ezra Pound, Carl Sandburg, William Faulkner and many more. approx. 7" x 10". Literature. 016829

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2 The Last Circle: Short Stories and Poems
Benet, Stephen Vincent
New York Farrar Straus & Company 1946 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner inscription on front free endpaper. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny chips at top and bottom of spine, 1" closed tear at front flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Literature. 007027

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MILLAY IN GREENWICH VILLAGE, Cheyney, Anne
3 MILLAY IN GREENWICH VILLAGE
Cheyney, Anne
University, Alabama University of Alabama Press 1975 0817371613 / 9780817371616 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped jacket. Clean rust brown cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper, tasteful previous owner bookplate on front paste-down beneath jacket flap. 160 pp. with index. Dustjacket is not price clipped (7.95 on lower front dustjacket flap), a few tiny closed edge tears, very light foxing. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020279

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The Woman in White, Collins, Wilkie
4 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

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The Pastor's Cat and Other People, Dailey, Edward Vincent
5 The Pastor's Cat and Other People
Dailey, Edward Vincent
Milwaukee, Wisconsin Bruce Publishing Company 1955 First Hardcover Good Very Good+ Jacket Edward F. Johnson and "Shep" 
First Edition in unclipped original dust jacket. Red cloth boards with black cat illustration on cover is unworn, has slight soiling to front board fore-edge. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Slight foxing to endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. All text pages clean and bright with delightful illustrations by Edward F. Johnson, with cat sketches by "Shep". 146 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has one small faint spot (size of a pea), one 1" closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Twenty-one stories by Monsignor Edward Vincent Dailey - an enchanting cross-section of humanity, including chronic drifters, the poverty-stricken, cagey cadgers, and always and everywhere the ordinary folk who somehow proved to be the most interesting of all. In the lives of all these people he found one thing in common -- God's never failing grace. 026401

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The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Dickens, Charles
6 The Mystery of Edwin Drood
Dickens, Charles
New York Heritage Press 1941 First Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket Everett Shinn, Illustrator 
Heritage Press edition in original slipcase. Clean gray cloth boards with red decoration on cover and spine, gold title box on spine. No bumping or wear. Very slight browning to spine cloth. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Edited by Vincent Starrett. Illustrated in full color and black and white by Everett Shinn. 263 pages. Slipcase is clean, with some fading, cracking along one long side, small spot of edge chipping to front (open) side. 027009

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Island of Women, Goytisolo, Juan
7 Island of Women
Goytisolo, Juan
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1962 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with blind-stamped author initials on cover, clean red cloth spine with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Red top stained page edges. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 210 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears, mere hint of surface wear at spine edges and tiny spot of foxing on upper spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Very attractive stated first American Edition, collectible quality. "A bold excursion into the dolce vita of bored and decadent females--andt heir men--who idle on the blazing Spanish coast." Translated from the Spanish by Jose Yglesias. Jacket design by Vincent Torre. 12mo. Fiction. 012505

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A Season of Birds: a Norfolk Diary, 1911, James, Vincent; Lodge, George Edward
8 A Season of Birds: a Norfolk Diary, 1911
James, Vincent; Lodge, George Edward
New York A & W Publishers 1980 0894790684 / 9780894790683 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket George E. Lodge, Illustrator 
First Edition in clean dust jacket. Green cloth boards with gold bird in flight on cover, gold lettering on spine. Fading to board edges. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean, map-illustrated endpapers (1910 ordnance survey map of the Hickling area). Previous owner name on back of front free endpaper at top edge. Over 90 beautiful watercolor illustrations by George E. Lodge. 152 pages with index. Dustjacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap; no tears or chips, slight wear at one corner tip area. Jacket caligraphy and decoration by Kate Cary. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A meticulous and vivid study in words and pictures of over 200 birds. 022512

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When Tytie Came (Popaul Et Virginie), Machard, Alfred
9 When Tytie Came (Popaul Et Virginie)
Machard, Alfred
Chicago Reilly & Lee 1920 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, in rare original dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine (gold is slightly tarnished). No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Front free endpaper has been excised (removed). Translated from the French by Howard Vincent O'Brien. Illustrated with drawings by Robert Lee Eskridge. 316 pages. Dust jacket has very slight wear at top and bottom spine edges, corner tips; closed tear at bottom of front spine fold (approx. 1-1/2"). Slight age-toning, but clean. Enclsoed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A comedy of childhood told with rare humor and a very human appeal. 025797

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Huntsman, What Quarry?, Millay, Edna St. Vincent
10 Huntsman, What Quarry?
Millay, Edna St. Vincent
New York / London Harper & Brothers 1939 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean blue boards with clean unfaded cloth black spine and corners, clean bright unchipped label on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 94 pp. Jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), very slight hint of soiling, a few very small edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019232

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Mine the Harvest, Millay, Edna St. Vincent
11 Mine the Harvest
Millay, Edna St. Vincent
New York Harper & Brothers 1954 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean blue boards with clean black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear; hint of slight fading at board edges. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner name on front fixed endpaper. Clean silver dustjacket with dark blue lettering is not price clipped, has a few very short closed edge tears and a few very small shallow edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. At the time of her death in 1950, Edna St. Vincent Millay was assembling material for a new book of poems--her first since 1940. The work of collecting the poems and deciding which of alternative versions should be used has been carried out by the poet's sister, Norma Millay. This collection, largely comprised of work produced since 1939, is first published here in book form and covers a wide range of mood, thought and expression. 013174

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Mine the Harvest, Millay, Edna St. Vincent
12 Mine the Harvest
Millay, Edna St. Vincent
New York Harper & Brothers 1954 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue boards with clean unfaded black cloth spine, gold lettering on 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; no other marks. 140 pgs. Clean dustjacket has shallow chipping at top spine edge, small corner chip at rear base spine corner, slight edge wear and short closed edge tears. Dustjacket is price clipped. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 015760

Price: 15.00 USD
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There are No Islands, Anymore: Lines Written in Passion and in Deep Concern for England, France and My Own Country, Millay, Edna St. Vincent
13 There are No Islands, Anymore: Lines Written in Passion and in Deep Concern for England, France and My Own Country
Millay, Edna St. Vincent
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1940 First Wraps Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean blue/green wraps with black lettering on cover (stapled binding). No chipping or creasing, a couple of very miniscule closed edge tears. Pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 10 pgs., set by hand in Bulmer type at the Golden Hind Press in Madison, New Jersey, printed and bound by the Haddon Craftsmen in Camden, NJ for Harper & Brothers. 011600

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14 Wine From These Grapes
Millay, Edna St. Vincent
New York - London Harper & Brothers 1934 Ninth Edition Hard Cover Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Light grey/green boards with black tipped corners and black spine. Top and fore edges of boards slightly sunned. Beige paste-down title box on spine with light bit of edgewear. Binding is tight and square. Very faint previous owner's name penciled on front fixed endpaper. Pages are clean and bright; no writing or marks. 91 pgs. 014740

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15 The Terms of Conquest
O'Brien, Howard Vincent
Boston Little Brown 1923 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean olive cloth boards. No bumping or wear to boards, lettering is bright. Binding is tight, no cracking. P/O name on front free endpaper. 357 pgs. 8vo. Novel. 005821

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New World Visions of Household Gods & Sacred Places: American Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art 1650-1914, Scully, Vincent
16 New World Visions of Household Gods & Sacred Places: American Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art 1650-1914
Scully, Vincent
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. New York Graphic Society/Little Brown 1992 0-8212-1647-3 / 9780821216477 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean dark green cloth boards with gold 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. 183 pgs. with index. Illustrated in color & black & white. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 9" x 11-1/2". Art History. 013464

Price: 35.00 USD
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Personal History, Sheean, Vincent
17 Personal History
Sheean, Vincent
New York Modern Library 1940 early printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 32 in unclipped jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. Black top-stained page edges. Hint of very light soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean Kent style endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 436 pp. including index of personal names at end of book. Introduction by the author. Illustrated jacket is clean, not price clipped (95 cents a copy on front inside flap); 3/4" chip at top spine edge. 303 titles listed on verso of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020488

Price: 14.00 USD
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The Theory and Design of Gas Turbine and Jet Engines, Vincent, E. T.  (Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan)
18 The Theory and Design of Gas Turbine and Jet Engines
Vincent, E. T. (Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan)
New York McGraw-Hill 1950 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition, accompanied by original typed manuscript with graphs and drawings. BOOK: "First Edition" stated on title page. Clean dark green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with previous owner name and address in light pencil on front free endpaper. 606 pages with index. Manuscript is gathered in black notebook, dated August 1947 on title page. 180 pages on 8-1/2" x 11" typewritten sheets with drawings and graphs. All pages clean. 022000

Price: 200.00 USD
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Peter's Adventures in Meadowland - From the Spider's Parlor to the Digger Wasp's Den, Vincent, Florence Smith
19 Peter's Adventures in Meadowland - From the Spider's Parlor to the Digger Wasp's Den
Vincent, Florence Smith
New York Frederick Stokes 1930 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Harry Coultaus, Illustrator 
First Edition. Green cloth boards with clean, unworn color paste-on illustration on cover. Very slight surface wear to spine ends, no fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Black and white illustrations by Harry Coultaus. Pages and edges are clean; tasteful previous owner's bookplate on front fee endpaper. 330 pages. A wonderful child's fantasy trip amongst the insects after he grows as tiny as they are. 027506

Price: 30.00 USD
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20 Walks and Talks in the Geological Field
Winchell, Alexander
Flood and Vincent 1894 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
353 pgs. VG Blue cloth with black victorian decoration on cover and spine. Sturdy book - binding is tight, no names or writing inside, pages clean. A little wear at corners. Many illustrations, No names or writing inside. " The Chautauqua Literary & Scientific Circle" appears above title on cover. Printed at The Chautauqua Century Press.Geology. 002898

Price: 10.00 USD
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