The 336 books on this page (there are some multiple copies) are in 24 cartons because we do not have the shelf space for them.  The catalogue prices total over $5500.  I just would like the space, and am willing to sell this lot (local pick-up only - no shipping) for $595 -- almost 90% off the listed prices.

Please contact the shop, and let's get together.  Thank you, RAY

1. A MISCELLANY OF AMERICAN POETRY, 1920, Harcourt, Brace and Howe, New York, 1920, 187pp, good, paper covered boards w/light edgewear (hardcover), This volume is, as its name half implies, a miscellany of the most recent work of eleven American poets., (Order No: 36067 ), $12.50

2. THE BOOK OF MARJORIE, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1920 1st ed, 128pp, good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, edge wear to boards, (Order No: 59754 ), $25.00

3. Abbott, Winston O. (signed by author and illustrator), LETTERS FROM CHICKADEE HILL, Inspiration House, South Windsor, CT, (1978), ill. by Bette Eaton Bossen, unpaginated, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) signed by authors, For six years Winston Abbott and Bette Bossen wrote and illustrated a monthly "Letter From Chickadee Hill" sent to subscribers in all parts of the country. Ironically, the success of this idea brought about its discontinuance. This is their journal of the seasons., (Order No: 22874 ), $5.00

4. Acker, Ally, SURVIVING DESIRE: POEMS, Garden Street Press, San Luis Obispo, CA, 1994 1st ptg, 56pp, fine, wraps (softcover) review slip laid in, ISBN 0963348175, (Order No: 35131 ), $5.00

5. Adams, Franklin P. (FPA), HALF A LOAF, Doubleday, Page & Company, New York, 1927 1st ed, 79pp, very good, purple cloth spine, orange cloth boards (hardcover), (Order No: 36397 ), $10.00

6. Adams, Ramelle (with a speech by Thomas Boylston Adams), A SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF JOHN ADAMS, Ramelle Adams, n.p., (1996), B&W and color illustrations, 84pp, very good+, brown cloth (hardcover), With a Speech by Thomas Boylston Adams Delivered at the Hague on April 19, 1982 Commemorating the 200th Anniversary of the Reception of John Adams as First Minister to the Netherlands., (Order No: 23850 ), $27.50

7. Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, A SEA TURN AND OTHER MATTERS, Houghton, Mifflin and Co., Boston, MA, 1902, 300pp, good+, decorated gray cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 46171 ), $5.00

8. Allington, Maynard, THE COURT OF BLUE SHADOWS: A NOVEL, Brassey's, Inc., Washington, (1994), 269pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), review press release laid in, ISBN 0028811046, (Order No: 17463 ), $3.50

9. Amis, Kingsley, I LIKE IT HEAR, Harcourt, Brace and Company, New York, (1958) 1st ed, 208pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), "A Brillian Comic Novel", (Order No: 55754 ), $10.00

10. Amos, Diane, OUTLAW HEARTS, Thomson Gale, Detroit, MI, (2007), 283pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1594145709 A fictional account of a young women in Massachusetts during the Colonial period ca.1600-1775., (Order No: 56989 ), $30.00

11. Anderson, Barbara Tunnell, THE DAYS GROW COLD, The Macmillan Company, New York, 1941 1st ptg, 277pp, good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover) warmly inscribed by author, "With the touch of an artist, Mrs. Anderson has written this delightful and moving story of a lost age of glamour as seen through the romantic eyes of a child of eleven.", (Order No: 55731 ), $25.00

12. Aragon, Louis; (translated from the French by Haakon M. Chevalier), THE BELLS OF BASEL - A NOVEL OF PRE-WAR FRANCE, Harcourt, Brace and Company, New York, (1936) 1st ed, 348pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) few small chips on dj, A satirical novel of pre-war Europe looking on the continental scene before 1914. Stamped on front free endpaper is "Review Copy - Publication Date - Sep 24 1936 Price $2.50" Reviewer signed is last name on front of dustjacket (comes from original family). Nice clean and tight copy., (Order No: 55451 ), $200.00

13. Arene, Paul (translation and note by Frances Wilson Huard), THE GOLDEN GOAT, George H. Doran Company, New York, (1921), 256pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) - SEE NOTE, "An Arabian Nights Tale of Buried Treasure and Romantic Love." NOTE - owner's name TORN from front free endpaper., (Order No: 40227 ), $15.00

14. Arlen, Michael - Signed by the author, MAY FAIR - LIMITED AND SIGNED LARGE PAPER EDITION, George H. Doran Company, New York, (1925), 369pp, good+, orange boards, vellum spine (hardcover) - SEE NOTE, "Being an Entertainment Purporting to Reveal to Gentlefolk the Real State of Affairs Existing in the Very Heart of London During the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Years of the Reign of His Majesty King George the Fifth: Together with Suitable Reflections on the Last Follies, Misadventures and Galanteries of These Charming People." CONDITION NOTE CONTINUES - Nice clean and tight copy in poor slipcase as published. LACKS spine label and there is wear at the bottom of the spine. Internally very nice., (Order No: 45032 ), $17.50

15. Arnold, Matthew -- Buckler, William E. (edited and with an introduction by), PASSAGES FROM THE PROSE WRITINGS OF MATTHEW ARNOLD: SELECTED BY THE AUTHOR, Vision, London, (1963), 235pp, good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover), Matthew Arnold's won discriminating selection from his writings., (Order No: 24439 ), $4.50

16. Bacheller, Irving, VERGILIUS: A TALE OF THE COMING OF CHRIST, Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, 1904, B&W illustrations, 279pp, good, olive green cloth (hardcover) inscribed by the author, Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "With hearty greetings - Irving Bacheller - Sand Beach Conn. - Sep. 2 1904", (Order No: 39906 ), $20.00

17. Baring, Maurice, C -- TWO VOLUME SET COMPLETE, Doubleday, Page & Company, New York, 1924, very good, dark blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjackets, Volume I, 355pp; and, Volume II, 383pp., (Order No: 55654 ), $45.00

18. Barnes, Howard McKent, THE LITTLE SHEPHERD OF BARGAIN ROW, The Reilly & Britton Co., Chicago, IL, (1915), B&W illustrations, 315pp, good+, red cloth (hardcover) pictorial pastedown on front board, "Illustrations from photographs of scenes in the play." Nice clean, bright and tight copy., (Order No: 29375 ), $7.50

19. Barnett, George L., CHARLES LAMB: TWAYNE'S ENGLISH AUTHORS SERIES - NO. 195, Twayne Publishers, Boston, (1976), 172pp, very good+, maroon buckram cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), ISBN 0805766685, (Order No: 26564 ), $5.00

20. Barretto, Larry, A CONQUEROR PASSES, Little, Brown, and Company, Boston, MA, 1924 1st ed, 309pp, good+, decorated black cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 47343 ), $14.50

21. Basu, Romen, SANDS OF TIME: A NOVEL, Facet Books International, New York, (1985), 222pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) inscribed by author, ISBN 0932377025 The story is set in the turbulent days of Korea, the Indo-Pak conflict, Suez and the Congo., (Order No: 36211 ), $10.00

22. Bates, H. E., THE DAFFODIL SKY, Little, Brown and Company, Boston, MA, n.d., 256pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 40300 ), $7.00

23. Beerbohm, Max, MAINLY ON THE AIR, William Heinemann Ltd, London, (1946), 132pp, good, orange cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), (Order No: 32692 ), $4.00

24. Benford, Gregory and Zebrowski, George (edited, with an introduction and notes, by), SKYLIFE: SPACE HABITATS IN STORY AND SCIENCE, Harcourt, Inc., New York, (2000) 1st ed, color illustrations, 355pp, fine w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0151002924 A collection of stories and essays about humankind's growing away from the cradle of Earth., (Order No: 39565 ), $6.00

25. Benson, Arthur Christopher, ESCAPE AND OTHER ESSAYS, Smith, Elder & Co., London, (1915), 296pp, good, olive green cloth (hardcover), Essays include: Escape; Literature and Life; The New Poets; Walt Whitman; Charm; Sunset; The House of Pengersick; Villages; Dreams; The Visitant; That Other One; Schooldays; Authorship; Herb Moly and Heartsease; Behold, This Dreamer Cometh., (Order No: 48765 ), $12.50

26. Berkewicz, Ulla (translated by Leslie Willson), ANGELS ARE BLACK AND WHITE, Camden House, Columbia, SC, (1997) 1st ed, 218pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1571131124 The story of young Reinhold Fisher's struggle for identity as he grows up in Nazi Germany., (Order No: 35348 ), $7.00

27. Bernhard, Robert, THE ULLMAN CODE - A NOVEL, G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, (1975), 242pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) - See Note, ISBN 0399114173 Nice clean and tight copy, very bright dustjacket; however, a previous dustjacket protector had been "glued" to the pastedowns, and some remnants of glue residue remains, but is not seen., (Order No: 30137 ), $7.50

28. Bibesco, Elizabeth, THE WHOLE STORY, G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1926 1st ed, 311pp, good+, black cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, (Order No: 55818 ), $30.00

29. Bingham, Sallie, UPSTATE: A NOVEL, The Permanent Press, Sag Harbor, NY, (1993), 128pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) inscribed by the author 1993, ISBN 1877946338, (Order No: 33207 ), $14.50

30. Bliss, Sylvia H., UNCUT LEAVES - VOLUME I: THE POEMS AND PROSE OF SYLVIA H. BLISS AND VOLUME II: PROSE WRITINGS - TWO VOLUME SET, Adamant Press, Adamant, VT, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0912362073 Volume I, 1989, 207pp; and ISBN 0912362081 Volume II, 1990, 367pp., (Order No: 55093 ), $10.00

31. Bloom, William, A GAME FOR CHILDREN: A NOVEL, Grove Press, Inc., New York, (1971) 1st Amer, 220pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0394482999 Set against the background of English provincial life, this story tells of Jenny, thirteen, and Tristram, fourteen, strangely drawn together by the unseen influence of eighteen-year-old Kelvin., (Order No: 26232 ), $7.00

32. Boullosa, Carmen, THEY'RE COWS, WE'RE PIGS, Grove Press, New York, (1997) 1st ed, 180pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), review press release laid in, ISBN 0802116108 First published in 1991, translated from the Spanish in 1997 by Leland H. Chambers., (Order No: 11253 ), $5.00

33. Brancato, Robin F., COME ALIVE AT 505: A NOVEL, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, (1980) 1st ptg, 212pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0394842944 Radio is Danny's obsession. It's the way he communicates and the way he copes with senior-year anxiety. Then Danny gets the chance of a lifetime--a shot at the real thing when a local radio station sponsors a Talent Search., (Order No: 30012 ), $6.00

34. Browner, Jesse, CONGLOMEROS, Random House, Oxford, UK, (1992) 1st ed, 245pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0679408797, (Order No: 12515 ), $3.00

35. Burdett, Osbert, CRITICAL ESSAYS, Henry Holt and Company, New York, (1926), 169pp, good, orange cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 39184 ), $10.00

36. Byrd, C. L., SOHO: A MULTIGENERATIONAL NOVEL FROM LOWER EAST SIDE PEDDLERS TO ART WORLD POWER BROKERS, Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, NY, 1981 1st ed, 511pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0385171854 The story of three young women drawn into the magnetic field of SoHo., (Order No: 29765 ), $7.50

37. Calkins, Franklin Welles, MY HOST THE ENEMY AND OTHER TALES - SKETCHES OF LIFE AND ADVENTURE ON THE BORDER LINE OF THE WEST, Fleming H. Revell Company, Chicago, IL, 1901, B&W illustrations, 302pp, good, brown cloth (hardcover) edgewear, old hinge repairs, Tales of the West. NOTE this copy has edgewear and old hinge repairs, but is a nice tight copy to enjoy reading., (Order No: 44913 ), $7.50

38. Callaghan, Morley, IT'S NEVER OVER, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1930 1st ed, 225pp, very good+, black cloth (hardcover) dj panels cut and laid in, This is Morley Callaghan's third book. An exceptionally nice clean and tight copy with dustjacket panels cut and laid in., (Order No: 36379 ), $60.00

39. Canfield, Dorothy, HOME FIRES IN FRANCE, Henry Holt and Company, New York, 1918 1st ed, 306pp, good+, blue cloth (hardcover) owner's name TORN from FFEP, (Order No: 40221 ), $4.00

40. Canfield, Dorothy, THE DAY OF GLORY, Henry Holt and Company, New York, 1919, 149pp, good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 40228 ), $10.00

41. Captain Marryatt, THE PACHA OF MANY TALES, S. Andrus & Son, Hartford, CT, 1846, 208pp, good+, black cloth (hardcover) corner wear and top/bottom spine, Nice clean and tight copy., (Order No: 53644 ), $25.00

42. Carter, Burnham, THE MOUNTAIN AND OTHER STORIES, Private Published, n.p., 1961, 272pp, very good, white cloth spine (hardcover) w/lightly worn slipcase, Inscribed by the author. Limited to 200 numbered copies., (Order No: 50607 ), $30.00

43. Chalmers, Stephen, ENCHANTED CIGARETTES OR STEVENSON STORIES THAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN, Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, MA, 1917, B&W illustrations, 44pp, very good, brown boards (hardcover), (Order No: 41724 ), $7.00

44. Chambers, Robert W., THE ADVENTURES OF A MODEST MAN, A. L. Burt Company, New York, (1911), ill. by Edmund Frederick, 326pp, good, red cloth (hardcover) spine stampings worn off, (Order No: 51818 ), $4.00

45. Chandler, Katherine R. and Chandler, Roy F., MORGAN'S PARK - THE GUN OF JOSEPH SMITH, BOOK THREE, Iron Brigade Armory, Pub., Jacksonville, NC, (1997) 1st ptg, B&W illustrations, 356pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover) author inscribed, ISBN 1885633106 The final volume of THE GUN OF JOSEPH SMITH. Now Tucker is twenty and the excitements, dangers, and sometimes violences of his adventures continue. Warmly inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper., (Order No: 45279 ), $100.00

46. Charters, Ann (edited by), THE PORTABLE JACK KEROUAC, Viking, New York, (1995) 1st ptg, 626pp, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover) signed by the editor, ISBN 067084957X A one-volume omnibus, planned by the author before his death and now completed by his biographer, Ann Charters. Signed by the editor on the title page., (Order No: 39311 ), $25.00

47. Chase, Mary Ellen, UPLANDS, Little, Brown, and Company, Boston, MA, 1935, 297pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), A simple romance of first love, birth and death., (Order No: 41774 ), $12.50

48. Christie, May, GLITTERING GIRL: A NOVEL, Grosset & Dunlap, New York, (1934), 265pp, good+, green cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket -- SEE NOTE, Nice clean and tight copy -- this copy was in a lending library with a stamp on the bottom edge, and remnants of dustjacket flaps having been glued to the pastedowns., (Order No: 62839 ), $20.00

49. Church, Richard, SPEAKING ALOUD, Heinemann, London, (1968), 276pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 434129224 "So let these talks still speak for themselves, as they were delivered to students in Heidelberg and the Sorbonne, to Jesuit seminarists in South India, to Buddhist monks in Colombo, to school teachers in Weymouth.", (Order No: 32484 ), $8.50

50. Church, Samuel Harden, PENRUDDOCK OF THE WHITE LAMBS: A TALE OF HOLLAND, ENGLAND AND AMERICA, Frederick A. Stokes Company, New York, (1902), frontis by Frank T. Merrill, 329pp, good+, tan cloth (hardcover) inscribed by the author SEE NOTE, Slight cant to the book block, inscribed by the author in 1903 on the front free endpaper., (Order No: 40646 ), $20.00

51. Cleeve, Brian, DARK BLOOD, DARK TERROR, Random House, New York, (1965) 1st ptg, 218pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) couple little chips on dj, Counterspy Sean Ryan mixes again with politics, murder and violence., (Order No: 33014 ), $4.50

52. Codrescu, Andrei, A CRAVING FOR SWAN, Ohio State University Press, Columbus, OH, (1986), 314pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0814204155 As heard on NPR's "All Things Considered.", (Order No: 54414 ), $4.00

53. Cohen, Judith Beth, SEASONS, The Permanent Press, Sag Harbor, NY, (1984), 219pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0932966381 A fictionalized memoir that deals with loss, a modern pastoral that depicts the end of a golden age in terms of marriage, the optimism of the sixties and the belief in the redemptive power of rural living., (Order No: 51016 ), $4.00

54. Cohen, Matt, THE COLORS OF WAR: A NOVEL, Methuen, New York, (1977) 1st ptg, 234pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 045893257 Review press release laid in., (Order No: 32467 ), $5.00

55. Coleman, Wanda, BATHWATER WINE (BATH WATER WINE), Black Sparrow Press, Santa Rosa, 1999 2nd ptg, B&W illustration, 291pp, fine, pictorial boards (hardcover) orig acetate cover, signed, ISBN 1574230662 Signed by the author on blank leaf following copyright page., (Order No: 40402 ), $15.00

56. Connolly, Cyril (edited with an introduction by), THE GOLDEN HORIZON, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, Ltd., London, (1953), 596pp, good, blue cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), (Order No: 43782 ), $5.00

57. Conrad, Joseph and Hueffer, F. M., ROMANCE: A NOVEL, McClure, Phillips & Co., New York, 1904 1st ed, ill. by Charles R. Macauley, 428pp, very good, decorated blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, Contents include: Part First--The Quarry and the Beach; Part Second--The Girl with the Lizard; Part Third--Casa Riego; Part Fourth- -Blade and Guitar; Part Fifth--The Lot of Man., (Order No: 52300 ), $40.00

58. Cooper, J. Fenimore, HOMEWARD BOUND: OR, THE CHASE, A TALE OF THE SEA, James G. Gregory, New York, 1864, ill. by F. O. C. Darley, 532pp, good+, brown cloth (hardcover) light wear top/bottom of spine, "In one respect, this book is a parallel to Franklin's well-known apologue of the hatter and his sign. It was commenced with a sole view to exhibit the present state of society in the United States, through the agency, in part, of a set of characters with different peculiarities, who had freshly arrived from Europe, and to whom the distinctive features of the country would be apt to present themselves with greater force, than to those who had never lived beyond the influence of the things portrayed.", (Order No: 53146 ), $25.00

59. Coover, Robert (wood engravings by Jerome Kaplan; edited by Michael Peich), CHARLIE IN THE HOUSE OF RUE, Penmaen Press, Ltd., Lincoln, MA, (1980) 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 47pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0915778300 One of 1,000 copies., (Order No: 54528 ), $20.00

60. Corlies, Margaret L., SHREDS, J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, PA, 1905, B&W illustrations, 137pp, very good, lt blue cloth, teg (hardcover)inscribed by the author, Collection of the authors essays and stories., (Order No: 27611 ), $20.00

61. Cormier, Robert, EIGHT PLUS ONE: STORIES BY ROBERT CORMIER - [8 PLUS 1], Pantheon Books, New York, (1980) 1st ptg, 172pp, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0394845951, (Order No: 59534 ), $14.50

62. Cowley, Malcolm, A SECOND FLOWERING: WORKS AND DAYS OF THE LOST GENERATION, The Viking Press, New York, (1973), B&W illustrations, 276pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0670628263 The author tells the story of his own generation of American writers, still commonly called "Lost," in terms of eight representative figures-Fitzgerald, Hemingway, Dos Passos, Cummings, Wilder, Faulkner, Wolfe, and Hart Crane-all born between 1894 and 1900-each one of whom exerted a strong influence on American writing in his own time and after., (Order No: 12517 ), $3.00

63. Croft-Cooke, Rupert, MISS ALLICK, Henry Holt and Company, New York, (1947) 1st ptg, 248pp, good, green cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, (Order No: 57887 ), $5.00

64. Crowninshield, Mrs. Schuyler, WHERE THE TRADE-WIND BLOWS: WEST INDIAN TALES, The Macmillan Company, London, 1898 1st ed, 308pp, good, decorated tan cloth w/light soil as usual (hardcover), Church Sunday School stamp on front paste-down and front free endpaper. Nice clean and tight copy internally., (Order No: 23679 ), $35.00

65. Cunliffe-Owen, Sidney, THE LADIES OF SOISSONS, The Newman Press, Westminster, MD, (1960), drawings by Pat Keely, 126pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), This novel is about an imaginary Community of English nuns who leave England in the train of James the Second. The story centers on the very varied characters of the Mitred abbesses, some tremendous and worldly, some timid, some austere, some heroic and devout., (Order No: 48828 ), $14.50

66. Curtis, George William, THE POTIPHAR PAPERS, Harper & Brothers, Publisher, New York, 1865, 214pp, good+, original brown cloth (hardcover) EX-LIB no external marks, (Order No: 46311 ), $7.00

67. Curtis, George William (frontis signed by the illustrator Albert E. Sterner), PRUE & I, Harper & Brothers, New York, 1892, ill. Albert Edward Sterner, 270pp, very good, full vellum (hardcover) clean, tight & unread copy, This volume is no. 30 of two hundred and fifty copies printed. Signed frontis and autograph in envelope stating, "Mr. Curtis, but for his illness, would have signed each of the 250 copies of the edition de luxe of 'Prue and I.' This envelope contains his autograph, which the subscriber will doubtless wish to preserve." Signature is clipped from a check., (Order No: 53597 ), $75.00

68. Daudet, Alphonse, FROMONT, JR., AND RISLER, SR., Rand, McNally & Company, Chicago, IL, n.d. c1910, B&W illustrations, 238pp, good+, decorated green cloth, teg (hardcover), (Order No: 40274 ), $7.50

69. Davis, Richard Harding, SOLDIERS OF FORTUNE, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1897 1st ed, ill. by Charles Dana Gibson, 364pp, good+, lightly soiled cloth as usual (hardcover), Frontispiece and five B&W plates, complete., (Order No: 14856 ), $5.00

70. Davis, Richard Harding, ABOUT PARIS, Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, 1895 1st ed, ill. by Charles Dana Gibson, 219pp, good, light blue cloth (hardcover), BAL 4519. Contents include: The Streets of Paris; The Show-Places of Paris--Night; Paris in Mourning; The Grand Prix and Other Prizes; and Americans in Paris., (Order No: 22895 ), $7.00

71. Davis, Richard Harding, CAPTAIN MACKLIN - HIS MEMOIRS, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1902 1st ed, ill by Walter Appleton Clark, 329pp, good, decorated green cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 46162 ), $3.00

72. de Laclos, Choderlos (Englished by Ernest Dowson) (preface by Andre Gide), DANGEROUS ACQUAINTANCES - LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES, The Nonesuch Press, London, 1940, ill. by Chas Laborde, 387pp, good, green cloth spine (hardcover) no slipcase - bookplate, (Order No: 60911 ), $8.50

73. de Maupassant, Guy (a new redaction by Marie Lorenz), THE PARISIAN NIGHTS OF GUY DE MAUPASSANT, Avalon Press, Inc., New York, 1945 1st ed, 319pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), "The Forty-One Nights in this book are nights of utter surprise.", (Order No: 56990 ), $12.50

74. de Navery, Raoul, CAPTAIN ROSCOFF: A STORY OF THE FRENCH REVOLUTION, P. J. Kenedy & Sons, New York, n.d. c1910, 414pp, very good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 40539 ), $25.00

75. de Saint-Pierre, Bernardin, PAUL AND VIRGINIA - WITH A BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH OF THE AUTHOR, D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1894, ill. by Maurice Leloir, 174pp, ads, good++, maroon cloth spine (hardcover) faint edgewear to boards, A classic story of naive love, first published in 1788 and becoming an instant hit for all generations., (Order No: 46312 ), $10.00

76. Deland, Margaret, PARTNERS, Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, 1913, B&W illustrations, 115pp, very good, decorated green cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 40355 ), $10.00

77. Deland, Margaret, THE VOICE, Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, 1912, ill. by W. H. D. Koerner, 85pp, good+, decorated green cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 40527 ), $5.00

78. Dell, Floyd, SOUVENIR: A NOVEL, Doubleday, Doran and Company, New York, 1929 1st ed, 278pp, good+, maroon cloth (hardcover) dustjacket cut and laid in, Dustjacket was cut down, and the front, spine and rear panel is laid in as one piece, and flaps are trimmed an laid in also. Also laid in is a Alfred A. Knopf flyer, BOOKS BY FLOYD DELL., (Order No: 40441 ), $16.50

79. Derleth, August, SAC PRAIRIE PEOPLE - WITH BOTH PROOF AND TRADE DUSTJACKETS, Stanton & Lee Publishers, Sauk City, Wisconsin, 1948, 322pp, very good w/good dustjackets (hardcover) SEE NOTE, This copy has two dustjackets, both the trade and proof jackets. CONDITION NOTE CONTINUED: owner's name and address is on the title page, and an obit for Derleth is affixed to the front free endpaper. A nice clean and tight copy., (Order No: 47220 ), $50.00

80. di Giovanni, Norman Thomas (edited by) (translated by Norman Thomas de Giovanni and Susan Ashe), CELESTE GOES DANCING AND OTHER STORIES, AN ARGENTINE COLLECTION, North Point Press, San Francisco, CA, 1990, 184pp, very good+, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0865474362 A dazzling collection of stories from the Argentine., (Order No: 28736 ), $3.00

81. Dickinson, Howard W., ARCHAMON, FRIEND, Privately Printed, New York, (1930), 55pp, good, orange cloth w/light fade to spine, signed by the author, A story about the philosopher Archamon of Ancient Greece. Limited, signed edition of Five Hundred Copies., (Order No: 27610 ), $15.00

82. Dille, Glen F. (edited by), LA COMEDIA LLAMADA SERAFINA: AN ANONYMOUS HUMANISTIC COMEDY OF 1521, Southern Illinois Press, Carbondale, IL, (1979), 114pp, fine w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0809308665 An edited and annotated edition of a delightfully ribald classic, this is the first since 1873, and the first modern fully annotated edition of LA COMEDIA LLAMADA SERAFINA., (Order No: 19734 ), $7.50

83. Diver, Maud, AWAKENING: A STUDY IN POSSIBILITIES, John Lane Company, New York, 1911 1st ed, 432pp, very good, olive green cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 39611 ), $14.50

84. Dixon, Thomas, THE WAY OF A MAN - THE STORY OF THE NEW WOMAN, D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1919 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 295pp, good, black cloth (hardcover), Dedicated to Dorothy Dix., (Order No: 47344 ), $15.00

85. Drake, William A. (edited by), AMERICAN CRITICISM, 1926, Harcourt, Brace and Company, New York, (1926), 368pp, good, cloth spine, paper covered boards w/light corner wear, Here are essays which, out of the large number appearing in American periodicals between July, 1925, and July, 1926, have given the highest degree of pleasure and the most definite impression of general appeal and permanence of interest. EX-LIB - no external marks, two library stamps front-endpaper., (Order No: 30838 ), $8.50

86. Dreiser, Theodore (poem by); and Fawcett, Robert (decorations by) - SIGNED BY THE ILLUSTRATOR ONLY, EPITAPH: A POEM, Heron Press Incorporated, New York, (1929), very good+, black cloth (hardcover) poor slipcase signed by ill., One of 1100 copies printed on handmade Keijyo Kami paper and signed by the illustrator Robert Fawcett ONLY. An exceptionally nice copy in companion numbered worn slipcase with edgewear to slipcase, and nicks and tear on rear of slipcase., (Order No: 52406 ), $45.00

87. Duffy, Maureen, ILLUMINATIONS: A FABLE, Sinclair-Stevenson, London, (1991), 249pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) review press release laid in, ISBN 1856190617, (Order No: 17460 ), $5.00

88. Emery, Sarah Anna, MY GENERATION, The Anundsen Publishing Co., Decorah, IA, (1987), 283pp, fine, maroon buckram cloth (hardcover), Quality reprint of the 1893 edition republished under the auspices of Parker River Researchers, Newburyport, Massachusetts., (Order No: 50107 ), $25.00

89. Empson, William (edited with an introduction by John Haffenden), THE ROYAL BEASTS AND OTHER WORKS, Chatto & Windus, London, (1986), 201pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0701130849 THE ROYAL BEASTS, a prose fantasy, tells how a tribe of mutants--half-man, half-animal--wisely refuse to be classed as human beings., (Order No: 33631 ), $3.50

90. Englehardt, Phil, MOTORCYCLEMAN RESTLESS, Gadsden Publishing, LLC, Kingston, NH, 2004, 188pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0974458805, (Order No: 60886 ), $7.00

91. Farr, Finis, THE ELEPHANT VALLEY - A SPY NOVEL IN WHICH THE AMERICANS ARE NOT THE VILLAINS, Arlington Huse, New Rochelle, NY, (1967), 272pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 30241 ), $3.00

92. Farren, Mick, THE TIME OF FEASTING, A Tom Doherty Associates Bk., New York, (1996) 1st ed, 384pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) Review Press Release Lain In, ISBN 031286213X In this novel, Mick Farren "cannily exploidts both our tolerance of alternative lifestyles and our anxieties about the folks next door.", (Order No: 58948 ), $40.00

93. Faulkner, William, THE MANSION - A NOVEL OF THE SNOPES FAMILY, Random House, New York, (1959) 1st ptg, 436pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), Nice clean and tight copy. Images available., (Order No: 54081 ), $35.00

94. Ferber, Edna, SHOW BOAT, Doubleday, Page & Co., Garden City, NY, (1926), 398pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) small chips on dj, The story of Magnolia Ravenal and her people. $2.00 price on dustjacket flap., (Order No: 52298 ), $45.00

95. Feval, Paul (translated and adapted by Cleveland B. Chase), COMRADES AT ARMS: THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF D'ARTAGNAN AND CYRANO, Longmans, Green and Co., London, 1930 2nd ptg, 302pp, good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), Cyrano de Bergerac gallops to join his former adversary, D'Artagnan, to protect George Villiers and his wife Claire de Cernay. But opposed to them, determined to destroy the young couple, is the most fiendishly subtle mind in all France--Mazaarin: Cardinal, Prime Minister, lover of George's mother, the Queen Regent., (Order No: 32330 ), $60.00

96. Fischer, John (edited by), SIX IN THE EASY CHAIR, University of Illinois Press, Urbana, IL, (1973), 273pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0252003799 The oldest and one of the liveliest columns in American journalism, Harper's Easy Chair has provided "criticism of society" since 1851. John Fischer, who has written for the Easy Chair since 1951, has gathered thirty-eight of the best articles by the six columnists who have occupied the Chair; Donald Grant Mitchell, George William Curtis, William Dean Howells, Edward S. Martin, Bernard DeVoto, and Fischer himself., (Order No: 16422 ), $5.00

97. Fleming, Berry, SIESTA, Second Chance Press, Sag Harbor, NY, (1987), 345pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0933256663 First published in 1935., (Order No: 45729 ), $6.00

98. Flynn, Robert, LIVING WITH THE HYENAS: SHORT STORIES, Texas Christian Univ. Press, Fort Worth, TX, (1995), 211pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0875651445 The people in Robert Flynn's short stories learn to make accomodations to the hyenas and to a society and culture that tolerates hyenas. Whether they find themselves in Vietnam or rural Texas, Flynn's characters are often heroes in the most personal sense of the word and by standards which matter only to them., (Order No: 22916 ), $5.00

99. Ford, Julia Ellsworth (introduction by John Haynes Holmes; jacket illustration by Ellsworth Ford) inscribed by the author, CONSEQUENCES, E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., New York, (1929) 1st ed, 342pp, very good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) inscribed, In this spirited work of fiction the author dramatizes the problem of interracial responsibility. Inscribed by the author in 1929 on the front free endpaper, and with advertising card laid in., (Order No: 53423 ), $50.00

100. Fowler, Nathaniel C., GUMPTION - THE PROGRESSIONS OF NEWSON NEW, Small, Maynard and Company, Boston, MA, 1905, B&W illustrations, 332pp, ads, very good, green cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 51205 ), $20.00

101. Frame, Ronald, PENELOPE'S HAT, Simon & Schuster, New York, (1989) 2nd ptg, 440pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), review press release laid in, ISBN 0671726161, (Order No: 11259 ), $5.00

102. Fredericks, Arnold, THE FILM OF FEAR, W. J. Watt & Company, New York, (1917) 1st ed, frontis by Will Foster, 314pp, good, black cloth (hardcover) owner's name TORN from FFEP, Clean and tight copy, NOTE - there is a slight cant to the book block., (Order No: 40303 ), $50.00

103. Frye, John and Frye, Harriet, NORTH TO THULE, Algonquin Books, Chapel Hill, NC, 1985, 190pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0912697202 An Imagined Narrative of the Famous "Lost" Sea Voyage of Pytheas of Massalia in the Fourth Century BC., (Order No: 46874 ), $4.00

104. Galindo, Sergio (translated by John and Carolyn Brushwood; introduction by John Brushwood), THE PRECIPICE (EL BORDO), University of Texas Press, Austin, TX, (1969), drawings by Luis Eades, 185pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0292784082 An intimate picture of the complexity of life in a contemporary Mexican family., (Order No: 45267 ), $4.50

105. Gautier, Theophile (introduction by Guy Endore) (illustrations by Steele Savage), MADEMOISELLE DE MAUPIN, Claude Kendall, New York, 1930 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 431pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) in worn slipcase, A delightful pagan story of love and passion, this translation revised and amended by Alvah C. Bessie. Small owner's inscription on the front free endpaper., (Order No: 59697 ), $25.00

106. Gerald, John Bart, A THOUSAND THOUSAND MORNINGS - A NOVEL OF AFRICA, The Viking Press, New York, (1964) 1st ed, 245pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) author inscribed, "A disastrous love affair brings twenty-one year old Harold Cortland from his weel-to-do American background to equatorial Africa to work at a hospital for natives." Warmly inscribed on the front free endpaper by the author on November 17, 1963., (Order No: 55819 ), $15.00

107. Godden, Rumer, GYPSY, GYPSY, Little, Brown and Company, Boston, MA, 1940 1st ed, 288pp, good, red cloth (hardcover) fade to spine and rear board, (Order No: 54172 ), $5.00

108. Goldberg, Barbara, MARVELOUS PURSUITS, Snake Nation Press, Valdosta, GA, 1995, 84pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0963836447, (Order No: 32733 ), $7.50

109. Graham, Don (edited by), SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST: 24 STORIES FROM MODERN TEXAS, University of Texas Press, Austin, TX, (1986) 1st ed, 278pp, good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0292776004 These selections make up an album of Texas life during the more than half-century that has seen the open range converted to a modern agricultural and industrial state., (Order No: 38924 ), $6.00

110. Graham, Philip, INTERIOR DESIGN: STORIES, Scribner, New York, (1996) 1st ptg, 160pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) review press release laid in, ISBN 0684803720, (Order No: 11481 ), $3.00

111. Grass, Gunter (Manheim, Ralph translated by), LOCAL ANAESTHETIC, Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc, New York, (1970) 1st ed, 284pp, very good w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 14096 ), $2.00

112. Green, Anna Katharine, THE SWORD OF DAMOCLES: A STORY OF NEW YORK LIFE, G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1881 1st ed, 540pp, good, dark yellow cloth (hardcover) wear top/bottom of spine, (Order No: 59850 ), $65.00

113. Greenfeld, Josh, THE RETURN OF MR. HOLLYWOOD, Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, NY, 1984 1st ed, 311pp, good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0385184077 The author has created in the character of Larry Lazar the ultimate All-American, Bi-Coastal Showbiz Man: a hyphenate caught up in a raucous romp of eating, drinking, fighting, and fornicating., (Order No: 27696 ), $5.00

114. Griffin, Ernest G., JOHN MIDDLETON MURRY: TWAYNE'S ENGLISH AUTHORS SERIES - NO. 72, Twayne Publishers, Inc., New York, (1969), 182pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 26558 ), $17.50

115. Grillo, Ernesto (critical introductions by), EARLY ITALIAN LITERATURE: VOLUME I PRE-DANTE POETICAL SCHOOLS; VOLUME II THE DAWN OF ITALIAN PROSE - TWO VOLUME SET, Blackie and Son, Limited, London, 1920, good w/lightly chipped dustjackets (hardcover), Two volume set: Volume I PRE-DANTE POETICAL SCHOOLS, 388pp; Volume II THE DAWN OF ITALIAN PROSE, 169pp., (Order No: 34409 ), $30.00

116. Grossinger, Tania and Neiderman, Andrew, WEEKEND, St. Martin's Press, New York, (1980), 280pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0312860064 From the dustjacket: "It all starts as a typical July Fourth weekend at the Congress, the internationally famoaus Catskill resort hotel. Thousands of vacationers, their pockets filled with cash and their minds on easy sex, begin to arrive from the city. But while singles meet at the pool and other folks congregate at the bar, a time bomb is slowly ticking: an outbreat of cholera so devastating that the wildest holiday of the year quickly becomes a deadly nightmare." I read this book years ago in conjunction with my interest in the history of summer resorts and vacations, and found it hard to put down. A fun and fast read., (Order No: 50251 ), $20.00

117. Gulliver, Lemuel (from an unpublished manuscript edited, with notes, by Matthew Hodgart), A NEW VOYAGE TO THE COUNTRY OF THE HOUYHNHNMS: BEING THE FIFTH PART OF THE TRAVELS INTO SEVERAL REMOTE PARTS OF THE WORLD, G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, (1970) 1st Amer, B&W map, 91pp, very good, green cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), Wherein the Author returns and finds a New State of Liberal Horses and Revolting Yahoos., (Order No: 31891 ), $4.00

118. Hall, Esther Greenacre, BACK TO BUCKEYE, Harrison Smith & Robert Haas, New York, 1934 1st ed, ill. by Lee Townsend, 317pp, good++ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), Sequel to COLLEGE ON HORSEBACK. In this volume, the girls spend the summer on the Buckeye. Nice clean, tight and bright copy., (Order No: 49437 ), $35.00

119. Hamilton-Paterson, James, THAT TIME IN MALOMBA, SOHO Press, Inc., New York, (1990), 180pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0939149427, (Order No: 35135 ), $2.50

120. Hanes, Frank Borden, JACKKNIFE JOHN, The Naylor Company, San Antonio, TX, (1964), 265pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) author inscribed, "First Cutting Horse Adventure Not Recommended for Schools.", (Order No: 38935 ), $7.50

121. Hansen, Brooks and Davis, Nick (warmly inscribed by Nick Davis) [Warmly inscribed by Nick Davis], BOONE: A NOVEL, Summit Books, New York, (1990) 1st ptg, 395pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover) SEE NOTE, ISBN 0671681087 Years after his tragic death in New Mexico, Eton Arthur Boone's unique place in history is being restored in BOONE. CONDITION NOTE - Small nick bottom edge front board., (Order No: 36011 ), $2.00

122. Hansen, Ron, DESPERADOES, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1979 1st ed, 273pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0394503503 Author's first book - "the story of the notorious outlaw gang, the Daltons.", (Order No: 17120 ), $12.50

123. Harding, Peter, THE CORNER OF HARLEY STREET: BEING SOME FAMILIAR CORRESPONDENCE OF PETER HARDING, M.D., Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, MA, 1911 4th ptg, 271pp, very good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), The letters that tell the story purport to be written by one "Peter Harding," a successful middle-aged London physician, to divers of his friends and family., (Order No: 52341 ), $20.00

124. Harland, Henry, THE LADY PARAMOUNT, John Lane, London & New York, 1902, 292pp, very good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), teg, (Order No: 52143 ), $15.00

125. Harte, Bret, BARKER'S LUCK AND OTHER STORIES, Houghton, Mifflin and Co., Boston, MA, 1896 1st ed, 265pp, very good, brown cloth (hardcover) nice clean and tight copy, Contents include: Barker's Luck; A Yellow Dog; A Mother of Five; Bulger's Reputation; In the Tules; A Convert of the Mission; The Indiscretion of Elsbeth; The Devotion of Enriquez., (Order No: 45280 ), $12.50

126. Hawkins, Desmond, THOMAS HARDY - THE ENGLISH NOVELISTS SERIES, Arthur Barker Ltd., London, (1950), 112pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 26576 ), $8.50

127. Henricksson, John (editor), NORTH WRITERS: A STRONG WOODS COLLECTION, Univ. of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN, (1991), 292pp, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0816619506 In this anthology the land is celebrated, cursed, glorified, and explored by writers who simultaneously reveal themselves, their cultures, and their roots., (Order No: 32426 ), $7.00

128. Henriques, Robert, HOME FIRES BURNING - A NOVEL, The Viking Press, New York, 1945, 241pp, good+ w/lightly worn dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 41106 ), $5.00

129. Henry, DeWitt (edited by), OTHER SIDES OF SILENCE: NEW FICTION FROM PLOUGHSHARES, Faber and Faber, Boston, (1992), 297pp, very good+, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0571198112, (Order No: 35132 ), $3.50

130. Hergesheimer, Joseph, CYTHEREA - LIMITED LARGE PAPER EDITION, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1922, 371pp, very good, reddish brown cloth (hardcover) signed by the author, Copy 249 of the 270 limited, signed by the author, "Large Paper Edition.", (Order No: 10627 ), $25.00

131. Hershey, Lenore, BETWEEN THE COVERS: THE LADY'S OWN JOURNAL, Coward-McCann, Inc., New York, (1983), B&W ill., 242pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0698112261 In this book Lenore Hershey goes "between the covers" of her own life as wife, mother and career woman as well, to share what she has learned--and is still learning., (Order No: 35977 ), $3.00

132. Holt, Kimberly Willis, KEEPER OF THE NIGHT, Henry Holt and Company, New York, (2003) 1st ptg, 308pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0805063617, (Order No: 54712 ), $5.00

133. Hospital, Janette Turner, ISOBARS, Louisiana State Univ. Press, Baton Rouge, LA, (1990), 177pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0807117102 The author presents stories of lives precariously balanced between the past and the present, between the real and the imagined, between the steamy tropical rain forests and beaches of Australia and the urban landscapes of North American cities., (Order No: 24423 ), $5.00

134. Hotchkiss, C. C., THE SPUR OF DANGER, W. J. Watt & Company, New York, (1915), ill. by Will Grefe, 310pp, good+, red cloth (hardcover) owner's name TORN from FFEP, (Order No: 40298 ), $12.50

135. Hotchkiss, Chauncey C., BETSY ROSS: A ROMANCE OF THE FLAG, D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1901 1st ed, 367pp, ads, good++, decorated blue cloth (hardcover) SEE NOTE, The romance which the author has woven around the origin of our flag will quicken the pulse of every reader by the wealth of striking characters and dramatic incidents, and the absorbing interest of the plot. History has furnished a motive which has been curiously neglected in fiction, and the picturesque figures of the time, sea-rangers and Quakers, redcoats and Continental soldiers, and even Washington himself, have to do with the development of a strange and thrilling story wherein Betsy Ross takes the leading part. CONDITION NOTE - EX-Church Library copy -- no external marks, only a stamp on front free endpaper, and label on rear pastedown., (Order No: 25048 ), $17.50

136. Howells, W. D., THEIR SILVER WEDDING JOURNEY - TWO VOLUME SET COMPLETE - UNCOMMON IN DUSTJACKETS, Harper & Brothers, New York, 1899 1st ed, B&W illustrations, very good+, pictorial gray cloth, good+ dustjackets (hardcover), BAL 9726. Two Volume Set: Volume 1, 401pp; Volume 2; 464pp. Dustjackets appear to be silvered wallpaper. UNCOMMON WITH ORIGINAL DUSTJACKETS., (Order No: 4445 ), $45.00

137. Howells, William Dean, THEIR WEDDING JOURNEY, Houghton, Mifflin and Co., Boston, MA, 1895, ill. by Clifford Carleton, 399pp, very good+, teg w/original cloth dustjacket (hardcover), A handsome copy bound in gilt stamped white cloth, with an uncommon early cloth dustjacket., (Order No: 51618 ), $20.00

138. Hughes, Monica, SANDWRITER, Julia MacRae Books, London, (1985), 159pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0862031982, (Order No: 33265 ), $4.50

139. Hutchinson, M. F., THE WAYS OF A GIRL OR THE STORY OF ONE YEAR!, David McKay, Publisher, Philadelphia, PA, n.d. c1910, B&W illustrations, 320pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) - SEE NOTE, Decorated green cloth with bright color stampings, uncommon in dustjacket. Previouse owner's name TORN from front free endpaper., (Order No: 40226 ), $30.00

140. Hutchinson, A. S. M., BIG BUSINESS, Little, Brown, and Company, Boston, MA, 1932 1st ed, ill. by Gluyas Williams, 315pp, very good, purple cloth (hardcover) some light fading (no dj), (Order No: 40229 ), $8.50

141. Hyde, E. A. Watson, LITTLE SISTERS TO THE CAMP FIRE GIRLS: OR THE BLUE BIRDS OF GRASSYBANK, Rand McNally & Company, Chicago, IL, (1918), ill. by Ella Dolbear Lee, 64pp, good, pictorial paper covered boards (hardcover), (Order No: 32139 ), $7.50

142. Irving, Washington, RIP VAN WINKLE, The Folio Club, Philadelphia, PA, (1946), ill. by Donald E. Cooke, 74pp, good, green cloth spine (hardcover) no slipcase, corner wear, In the matter of the little men of the mountain, the publishers and the illustrator had considerable discussion before it was decided that they should be depicted as pintsize fellows who barely clear Rip's knee. One of 500 copies., (Order No: 54057 ), $15.00

143. Janvier, Thomas A., THE PASSING OF THOMAS AND OTHER STORIES, Harper & Brothers, Pub., New York, 1900 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 181pp, very good, decorated gray cloth (no dustjacket), Five Stories: The Passing of Thomas; In the St. Peter's Set; At the Grand Hotel du Paradis; The Fish of Monsieur Quissard; and, Le Bon Oncle d'Amerique. Nice clean and tight copy from a single owner estate., (Order No: 27354 ), $10.00

144. Janvier, Thomas A., SANTA FE'S PARTNER - BEING SOME MEMORIALS OF EVENTS IN A NEW-MEXICAN TRACK-ENDTOWN, Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, 1907 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 237pp, very good, decorated blue cloth (hardcover), BAL 10864, (Order No: 45077 ), $7.50

145. Johns, Marston, SPACE VOID, Arcadia House, New York, (1965), 192pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), "They came out of the void, from Venus, only to find there was no answer to their radio signals. Earth seemed dead.", (Order No: 46125 ), $14.50

146. Johnson, Fanny Kemble (with a frontispiece by George W. Gage), THE BELOVED SON, Small, Maynard & Company, Boston, MA, (1916), B&W frontis, 407pp, very good, green cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, (Order No: 54663 ), $20.00

147. Jones, Elizabeth Inglis, CRUMBLING PAGEANT, Constable & Co., Ltd., London, (1932) 1st ed, 315pp, good+ w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover), "A story of the clash of two classes, and of the struggle in a woman's heart between the desire for splendour and social recognition and the natural passion for comfort and an honest man's faithful affection." Uncommon, especially in dustjacket., (Order No: 41653 ), $75.00

148. Kahmann, Chesley, CARMEN - SILENT PARTNER, Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, 1934 1st ed, ill. by Armstrong Sperry, 249pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) 2 small chips on jacket, "Carmen was the oldest girl in a little family that lived on the edge of a great coffee plantation in the hills of Puetro Rico. Her father and mother had been killed in a hurricane and Carmen hadtaken charge of the family with the help of Teodoro, her oldest brother.", (Order No: 51617 ), $15.00

149. Kilmer, Aline, HUNTING A HAIR SHIRT AND OTHER SPIRITUAL ADVENTURES, George H. Doran Company, New York, (1923) 1st ed, 105pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 60346 ), $10.00

150. King, Michael, LORIEN LOST: A NOVEL OF ARTISTIC OBSESSION, St. Martin's Press, New York, (1996) 1st ed, 50 B&W line ill., 195pp, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover) w/review press release, ISBN 0312143494 A "New Victorian" novel about a quest for love and art., (Order No: 15618 ), $4.00

151. Kinney, Jean, START WITH AN EMPTY NEST, Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc, New York, (1968), 276pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) inscribed by the author, The book that asks the question "Can a high-powered Madison Avenue advertising woman find happiness as a bride after she becomes a grandmother?", (Order No: 32457 ), $5.00

152. Kipling, Rudyard, THE BRUSHWOOD BOY, Doubleday, Page & Company, New York, 1899, ill. by Orson Lovell, 119pp, good, decorated green cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 32138 ), $15.00

153. Kipling, Rudyard (illustrated by Frank X. Leyendecker and H. Reuterdahl), WITH THE NIGHT MAIL: A STORY OF 2000 A.D. (TOGETHER WITH EXTRACTS FROM THE CONTEMPORARY MAGAZINE IN WHICH IT APPEARED), Doubleday, Page & Company, New York, 1909, color illustrations, 77pp, ads, good, decorated green cloth (hardcover) clean and tight copy, Sunday school stamp faint on front pastedown and on verso of front free endpaper., (Order No: 54474 ), $50.00

154. Kizer, Carolyn, THE NEARNESS OF YOU: POEMS, Copper Canyon Press, Port Townsend, WA, (1986), 99pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0914742973 Poems for lovers, friends, and fathers., (Order No: 32864 ), $3.50

155. Knox, Joe, LITTLE BENDERS, J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, PA, (1952) 1st ed, 255pp, good w/lightly edgeworn dustjacket (hardcover), "A relaxed and happy mountain people enjoy life to the hilt in this wise and humorous book." Here is a book about life in the North Carolina mountains which without pretention or apparent effort, achieves universality., (Order No: 51903 ), $7.50

156. Knox, Olive, RED RIVER SHADOWS, Macmillan, Toronto, 1948, 303pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), A charming love story with a background of history. It throws welcome light on a fascinating period in the struggle to build Canada., (Order No: 35178 ), $7.50

157. Komaiko, S. B., HERE TO STAY: A COLLECTION OF JEWISH SHORT STORIES, Bloch Publishing Company, New York, 1951 2nd ptg, 322pp, good, blue cloth (hardcover) faded spine, inscribed by author, (Order No: 40273 ), $7.50

158. Lanier, Henry Wysham (edited by), THE GOLDEN BOOK MAGAZINE OF FICTION AND TRUE STORIES THAT WILL LIVE: VOLUME I NUMBER 1, JANUARY, 1925 - ADVANCE EDITION, Review of Reveiws Corp., New York, 1925, with 44 pages of B&W ads, 160pp, very good original wraps bound in light blue boards (hardcover), Copy 6 inscribed by the editor. Light wear to the blue boards. Includes stories by: Heine; Dumas; Kipling; Gaboriau; Stevenson; Bret Harte; R. H. Davis; de Maupassant; Tolsoy; O. Henry; de Alarcon; Mark Twain; Owen Wister; H. C. Bunner; Anatole France; and, von Heidenstam. AUTOGRAPH ADVANCE EDITION., (Order No: 54725 ), $75.00

159. Larrimore, Lida, ROBIN HILL, Macrae Smith Company, Philadelphia, PA, 1932 1st ed, 266pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 30160 ), $7.50

160. Le Roy Ladurie, Emmanuel (translated by Alan Sheridan), LOVE, DEATH AND MONEY IN THE PAYS D'OC, George Braziller, New York, (1982) 1st ptg, B&W map, 597pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0807610380 A literary analysis of an eighteenth-century fable from the south of France., (Order No: 31393 ), $4.00

161. Leautaud, Paul (translated from the French by Humphrey Hare), THE CHILD OF MONTMARTRE, Random House, New York, (1959), 256pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 34686 ), $4.00

162. Lenoir, John Monte (in collaboration with Jeannette Marie Furlong), YOUR DAUGHTER AND MINE: A NOVEL OF SORORITY LIFE, The William-Frederick Press, New York, 1946, 131pp, very good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), Here is a fast moving story of college life, a striking argument in favor of fraternal organizations in our universities and colleges., (Order No: 38765 ), $45.00

163. LeSueur, Meridel, RITES OF ANCIENT RIPENING, Vanilla Press, Inc., Minneapolis, MN, (1976) 2nd ptg, B&W ill., 58pp, good, wraps (softcover), inscribed by the poet, ISBN 0917266110, (Order No: 35047 ), $5.00

164. Lincoln, Joseph C., RUGGED WATER, D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1924 1st ed, 385pp, good+, green cloth (hardcover) old tape repair 1/2 title hinge, (Order No: 35632 ), $4.00

165. Lively, Adam, BLUE FRUIT, The Atlantic Monthly Press, New York, (1988) 1st ptg, 136pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0871133113, (Order No: 11258 ), $4.00

166. Livingston, John A., ONE COSMIC INSTANT: MAN'S FLEETING SUPREMACY, A Delta Book, New York, (1974), 243pp, very good, wraps (softcover), Livingston encompasses all the knowledge we now have about life on this planet and puts man in his biological place in the evolutionary process., (Order No: 32765 ), $3.50

167. Lloyd, John Uri, SCROGGINS, Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, 1904, ill. by Reginald B. Birch, 119pp, good, pictorial boards (hardcover) spine darkened, teg, The adventures of Scroggins, an eccentric old Rocky Mountain stage driver., (Order No: 32154 ), $10.00

168. Lobsenz, Herbert (inscribed by the author), VANGEL GRIFFIN, Harper & Brothers, New York, (1961) 1st ed, 371pp, very good, green cloth spine (hardcover) orig. glassine cover, Page preceeding title page printed: "This is one of a limited edition of THE 1961 HARPER PRIZE NOVEL especially made for presentation to friends of the author and publisher." Underwhich is an inscription by the author. Issued with a glassine jacket instead of a normal dustjacket., (Order No: 56002 ), $75.00

169. Loomis, Charles Battell, A BATH IN AN ENGLISH TUB, A. S. Barnes & Company, New York, 1909, ill. by Robert A. Graef, 144pp, good+, decorated olive green cloth (hardcover), First published in 1907., (Order No: 44275 ), $7.50

170. Loos, Anita, "GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES" THE ILLUMINATING DIARY OF A PROFESSIONAL LADY, Brentano's, Ltd., London, n.d. c1926, ill. by Ralph Barton, 217pp, good+, cream cloth spine, red boards (hardcover) no dustjacket, (Order No: 54435 ), $10.00

171. Lovett, James, EAST OF THE FALL OF ROME - A BYZANTINE BEDSIDE COMPANION, Redhouse Press, Istanbul, Turkey, (1975) 1st ed, 312pp, very good, wraps (softcover), Having lived in Turkey for twenty years, the author relates "three comic novels amounting to a unique picture of daily life in Byzantium.", (Order No: 50246 ), $35.00

172. Lucas, E. V., GIVING AND RECEIVING, George H. Doran Company, New York, (1922) 1st ed, 216pp, good+, green cloth spine paper covered boards (hardcover), (Order No: 25480 ), $6.00

173. Lyon, Thomas J., FRANK WATERS: TWAYNE'S UNITED STATES AUTHORS SERIES - NO. 225, Twayne Publishers, Inc., New York, (1973), 166pp, very good+, blue cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), (Order No: 26609 ), $7.50

174. Lyons, A. Neil, A MARKET BUNDLE, Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1922, 318pp, very good, light brown cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), (Order No: 38603 ), $45.00

175. Maack, Iris Harrelson, REFLECTIONS - A NOVEL, Carlton Press, Inc., New York, (1974), 109pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) inscribed by the author, "REFLECTIONS is a modern, explosive novel about a woman - Eve (a real name and symbolic) - who is in the process of discovering herself. Two small closed tears on the dustjacket., (Order No: 50793 ), $15.00

176. Macdonald, Cynthia, ALTERNATE MEANS OF TRANSPORT: POEMS, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1985 1st ed, 81pp, very good+, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0394729684, (Order No: 34178 ), $3.50

177. Mack, William P., COMMODORE KILBURNIE - A NOVEL, Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, MD, (2002) 1st ptg, 209pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) small chip jacket, ISBN 1557404806, (Order No: 49533 ), $4.00

178. Maclaren, Ian (illustrations by Frederick C. Gordon), A DOCTOR OF THE OLD SCHOOL, Dodd Mead & Company, New York, 1897, B&W illustrations, 209pp, very good, decorated olive green cloth, aeg (hardcover), (Order No: 55172 ), $7.50

179. Madame de Witt (aka Guizot) (translated by the author of JOHN HALIFAX, GENTLEMAN), A FRENCH COUNTRY FAMILY, Strahan & Co., Publishers, London, 1868 2nd ed, B&W illustrations, 306pp, good, blue cloth (hardcover) light edgewear to the cloth covers, A charming picture of French family life., (Order No: 54322 ), $20.00

180. Magowan, Robin, BURNING THE KNIFE: NEW AND SELECTED POEMS, The Scarecrow Press, Inc., Metuchen, NJ, 1985, 114pp, very good+, wraps (softcover) inscribed by the poet, ISBN 0810817772, (Order No: 35045 ), $7.50

181. Marshall, Archibald, ANTHONY DARE, Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1923, 331pp, good+, gray cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), (Order No: 40099 ), $6.00

182. Martin, Helen R., BARNABETTA (ERSTWHILE SUSAN), Grosset & Dunlap, New York, orig pub 1914, B&W illustrations, 340pp, good+, green cloth (hardcover) owner's name TORN from FFEP, (Order No: 40306 ), $6.00

183. Martinez, Tomas Eloy (translated from the Spanish by Helen Lane), SANTA EVITA, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1996 1st Amer, 372pp, fine, wraps (softcover) ADVANCE READER'S EDITION, press release, A novel about the amazing real-life afterlife of the legendary Eva Peron., (Order No: 31284 ), $10.00

184. May, Janis Susan, LACEY - A ROMANCE OF THE REGENT'S ENGLAND, Walker and Company, New York, (1987) 1st ptg, 226pp, good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0802709559 "A Romance of Regency England in which three couples discover that love does conquer all.", (Order No: 48214 ), $4.50

185. Mayhew, Margaret, REGENCY CHARADE - A ROMANCE OF THE REGENT'S ENGLAND, Walker and Company, New York, (1986) 1st ptg, 183pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0802709125, (Order No: 48211 ), $15.00

186. McAdam, E. L. and Milne, George (edited by), A JOHNSON READER, Pantheon Books, New York, (1964) 1st ptg, 464pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), Here are the most famous of Johnson's works--the lives of Savage and Milton, RASSELAS, the Preface to the DICTIONARY, the Preface to SHAKESPEARE, and samples of Johnson's poetry--both light and serious., (Order No: 34673 ), $5.00

187. McCoy, Maureen, DIVINING BLOOD, Poseidon Press, New York, (1992) 1st ptg, 269pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), review press release laid in, ISBN 0671750658 Also laid in, review slip and photo., (Order No: 12787 ), $3.50

188. McCutcheon, Roger P., EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLISH LITERATURE, Oxford University Press, New York, 1949, 192pp, very good, salmon colored cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), (Order No: 35551 ), $5.00

189. McCutcheon, George Barr (illustrations by Harrison Fisher), JANE CABLE, Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, 1906 1st ed, ill. by Harrison Fisher, 336pp, very good+, limp green leather, teg, (hardcover) in original box, An uncommon edition of this book, bound in limp green leather and still in the original "gift box" with the original tissue protecting the book in the box. Obviously an unread book that was a gift never given. Box is undecorated and worn., (Order No: 44819 ), $45.00

190. McGorian, Gladys, THE PRINCE REGENT'S SILVER BELL - A ROMANCE OF THE REGENT'S ENGLAND, Walker and Company, New York, (1987) 1st ptg, 226pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0802709540, (Order No: 48215 ), $7.50

191. McKelvie, Martha Groves, THE RESTLESS SOUL FINDS MRS. CRUSOE, Franklin Publishing Company, Philadelphia, PA, (1967), ill. by Evelyn F. Haines, 150pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 39901 ), $9.50

192. McMillen, Wheeler, POSSUMS, POLITICIANS AND PEOPLE, The Countryside Press, Philadephia, PA, 1964 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 192pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), Here is a sparkling collection of anecdotes distilled by Wheeler McMillen from his own experience as journalist, speaker, businessman and politician., (Order No: 27658 ), $2.75

193. Merimee, Prosper, AN AUTHOR'S LOVE: BEING THE UNPUBLISHED LETTERS OF PROSPER MERIMEE'S INCONNUE - TWO VOLUME SET, Macmillan and Co., London, 1889, good, black cloth (hardcover), Volume I, 205pp; Volume II, 220pp., (Order No: 39622 ), $20.00

194. Merrill, James, A SCATTERING OF SALTS: POEMS, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1995 1st ed, 101pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0679441581, (Order No: 34026 ), $3.50

195. Metcalf, W. H., A SUMMER IN OLDPORT HARBOR: A NOVEL, J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, PA, 1887, 285pp, good, decorated cloth (hardcover) EX-LIB minimal marks, (Order No: 52203 ), $15.00

196. Metzger, Barbara, RAKE'S RANSOM - A ROMANCE OF THE REGENT'S ENGLAND, Walker and Company, New York, (1986) 1st ptg, 249pp, good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover) owner's name, ISBN 0802709117, (Order No: 48213 ), $6.50

197. Meynell, Alice, ESSAYS, Burns Oates & Washbourne Ltd, London, 1923, 267pp, good++, light blue cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 60952 ), $7.50

198. Michener, James A., THE QUALITY OF LIFE, J. B. Lippincott Co., Philadelphia, (1970) 1st ptg, 127pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), An expanded version, without the paintings by James B. Wyeth., (Order No: 3220 ), $2.50

199. Michener, James A., RETURN TO PARADISE, Random House, New York, (1951) 1st ptg, 437pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) few small chips on dj, Price of $3.50 on dustjacket., (Order No: 58841 ), $45.00

200. Middleton, Haydn, GRIMM'S LAST FAIRYTALE: A NOVEL, Thomas Dunne/St. Martin's Pr, New York, (2001) 1st US, 249pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), review press release laid in, ISBN 0312272901 Once upon a time, the Brothers Grimm were undisputed masters of storytelling. In this volume, the author tells a feverish fairytale that holds a fractured mirror to the lives of these men., (Order No: 30501 ), $4.00

201. Milne, James, PAGES IN WAITING, Books for Libraries Press, Freeport, New York, (1969), 202pp, very good+, blue cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket as published), ISBN 0836913086 First published 1927. Chapters and Contents include: Heroines and Hero Worship; Literary History without Tears; and, Memories and Portraits., (Order No: 22837 ), $7.50

202. Monroe, Debra, A WILD, COLD STATE, Simon & Schuster, New York, (1995) 1st ptg, 272pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) review press release laid in, ISBN 0671897179 Here, Monroe's novellas and stories are linked by the lives of six characters who inhabit the cold, unforgiving geography of rural Wisconsin., (Order No: 11478 ), $5.00

203. Moore, Honor (edited by along with the members of the Write Poems Women Workshop), WRITE POEMS WOMEN: AN ANTHOLOGY, Write Poems Women Workshop, New York, (1976) 1st ed, 64pp, fine, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 34176 ), $10.00

204. Morand, Paul, CLOSED ALL NIGHT - LIMITED SIGNED EDITION, Guy Chapman, London, 1924, 222pp, very good+, black cloth (hardcover), One of 275 signed copies. Contents include: The Night at Portofino-Kulm; The Night in Charlottenburg; The Night in Babylon; and, The Night at Putney., (Order No: 52974 ), $25.00

205. Morelock, Curt, WARP FACTOR II - TITANIC II, McCoy Creek Press, Buchanan, MI, 1996, 160pp, fine, black cloth (hardcover) inscribed by the author, ISBN 1883116074 From the synopsis: "This novel is about the Titanic. Two college students who go back in time and work on the construction of the great ship! They do everything possible to correct the mistakes that brought her down to disgrace! All the construction facts are non-fiction...the love story is mine! A better portion of this story of 'her rebirth' happens in another dimension. You will return changed forever", (Order No: 54726 ), $12.50

206. Morgan, Robin, UPSTAIRS IN THE GARDEN: POEMS SELECTED AND NEW, 1968-1988, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, (1990) 1st ed, 251pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0393028321 This volume demonstrates the wide range of Morgan's craft, from skill at such traditional forms as sonnet, villanelle, and elegy through her more colloquial poems., (Order No: 34025 ), $3.00

207. Morley, Christopher, THE POWDER OF SYMPATHY, Doubleday, Page & Company, New York, 1923 1st ed, 304pp, very good, brown cloth spine, buff covered boards (hardcover), Dustjacket panels cut and laid in., (Order No: 28379 ), $6.00

208. Morley, Christopher, PLUM PUDDING: OF DIVERS INGREDIENTS, DISCREETLY BLENDED & SEASONED, Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, NY, 1921 1st ed, ill. by Walter Jack Duncan, 242pp, good, brown cloth spine (hardcover) (no dustjacket), Mr. Morley has occupied himself with books in particular, but also with divers other ingredients such as city and suburban incidents, women, dogs, children, tadpoles, and so on., (Order No: 40030 ), $6.00

209. Morley, Christopher, RELIGIO JOURNALISTICI, Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, NY, 1924 1st ed, 62pp, very good, light blue boards (hardcover) small chip top of spine, Withdrawn from the hectic yet beloved journalistic life, Morley in a contemplative mood looks back. Front cover and front flap of dustjacket cut and laid in., (Order No: 41723 ), $8.00

210. Morley, Christopher, SEACOAST OF BOHEMIA, Doubleday, Doran and Company, New York, 1929 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 68pp, good, black cloth (hardcover) front flap of dustjacket laid in, (Order No: 55368 ), $4.00

211. Morley, John David, THE ANATOMY LESSON, St. Martin's Press, New York, (1995) 1st US, 184pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), review press release laid in, ISBN 0312134266, (Order No: 11250 ), $4.00

212. Morley, John David, THE CASE OF THOMAS N., The Atlantic Monthly Press, New York, (1987) 1st ed, 214pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0871131528, (Order No: 11570 ), $2.50

213. Morris, Jan, DESTINATIONS: ESSAYS FROM ROLLING STONE, Oxford University Press, New York, 1980 2nd ptg, 242pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0195027086, (Order No: 9825 ), $3.00

214. Murray, Albert, SOUTH TO A VERY OLD PLACE, McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, (1971) 1st ed, 230pp, good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0070440735 A book about one black intellectual's perspectives on a selected number of white Southern writers., (Order No: 46277 ), $5.00

215. Nathan, Robert, ROAD OF AGES, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1935 1st ed, 234pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), First Edition, First Issue with the colophon (in four lines) stating (as in the advance copy) that the paper was supplied by P. H. Glatfelter Co., (Order No: 31881 ), $3.00

216. Nicholson, Norman, H. G. WELLS - THE ENGLISH NOVELISTS SERIES, Alan Swallow, Denver, (1950), 105pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 26575 ), $10.00

217. Nicholson, Meredith, THE PORT OF MISSING MEN, The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, IN, (1907), ill by Clarence F. Underwood, 399pp, good+, decorated blue cloth (hardcover) signed by author in 1907, (Order No: 39919 ), $20.00

218. Nicole (translated from the French by Ruth Whipple Fermaud), ALBERTINE IN THE LIONS' DEN: THE STORY OF A PARISIAN EXPERIMENT IN INFIDELITY, Random House, New York, (1957) 1st ptg, 176pp, very good w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), Albertine encounters some of the more potent antidotes to dull married life., (Order No: 29841 ), $7.50

219. Nixon, Cornelia, NOW YOU SEE IT, Little, Brown and Company, Boston, (1991) 1st ed, 186pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0316611700 Review press release laid in., (Order No: 11257 ), $5.00

220. Norday, Michael, DESOLATE SANDS, The Vixen Press, New York, (1955), 183pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) classic "campy" jacket, "The play...It was never meant to be performed on stage. It was designed for life--and its actors were not acting--they were living!", (Order No: 26168 ), $27.50

221. Norris, Joan (edited by) (stories by Rosellen Brown; Maxine Kumin; Jean McGarry; Joyce Carol Oates; & Lynne Sharon Schwartz), BANQUET: FIVE SHORT STORIES, Penmaen Press Limited, Lincoln, MA, 1978, engravings by Gillian Tyler, 101pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0915778254 Some of the strongest American writers are presented in this collection of stories by women about women. Contents include: North Wind; The Banquet; How Mrs Fox Married Again; The Rainy Season; Mrs Saunders Writes to the World., (Order No: 53617 ), $6.00

222. O'Hagan, Andrew, THE MISSING, The New Press, New York, (1996) 1st ptg, 208pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1565843355 A fascinating literary meditation on missing persons., (Order No: 25713 ), $10.00

223. Ochester, Ed and Oresick, Peter (editors), THE PITTSBURGH BOOK OF CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN POETRY, University of Pittsburgh Pr., Pittsburgh, PA, (1993), B&W ill., 397pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0822955067 This commemorative volume is a cross section of much of the best American poetry being written., (Order No: 32789 ), $4.50

224. Oppenheim, James, PAY ENVELOPES: TALES OF THE MILL, THE MINE AND THE CITY STREET, B. W. Huebsch, New York, 1911, ill. by Harry Townsend, 259pp, very good, maroon cloth (hardcover) dustjacket panels laid in, Bright and clean copy. Dustjacket front and rear portions laid in., (Order No: 32787 ), $30.00

225. Orme, Alexandra, BY THE WATERS OF THE DANUBE, Duell, Sloan and Pearce, New York, (1951) 1st ptg, 360pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), Uniquely inscribed with an illustration on the half-title page by the reviewer of this title., (Order No: 57889 ), $10.00

226. Osborne, Karen Lee and Spurlin, William J. (editors), RECLAIMING THE HEARTLAND: LESBIAN AND GAY VOICES FROM THE MIDWEST, University of Minnesota Pr., Minneapolis, MN, (1996), B&W illustrations, 227pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0816627541 Here is a wide range of fiction, poetry, memoir, essays, and photography, by writers and artists who have lived in the Midwest. This collection adds a vital point of view to the canon of lesbian and gay literature., (Order No: 30052 ), $7.00

227. Ostrovsky, Nicholas (translated from the Russian by Louise Luke Hiler) -- HENRY R. LUCE Copy (see note), BORN OF THE STORM, Critics Group Press, New York, 1939, 252pp, very good, brown cloth (no dustjacket), On the front pastedown is the bookplate - "Ex Libris - Henry R. Luce." This copy was donated to a library and so stamped below the bookplate, but was never ascessioned for circulation., (Order No: 29897 ), $25.00

228. Owens, Sharon, THE TEA HOUSE ON MULBERRY STREET, G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, (2005) 1st ptg, 323pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0399152652, (Order No: 48335 ), $4.00

229. Paine, Dorothy Charlotte, HILDA OF THE HIPPODROME, The Reilly & Britton Co., Chicago, IL, (1910), 282pp, good+, green cloth (hardcover) owner's name TORN from FFEP, (Order No: 40215 ), $12.50

230. Parke, Jean (with a decoration by H. C. Spruit), THE FOUNTAIN OF HEART'S DESIRE: LEGENDARY THEME AND VARIATIONS, The Hague, Servire, (1927), B&W frontis, 56pp, good+, wraps (softcover), Contents include: Obligato; The Blithe Quest; Apostrophe of Rapture (Arietta for a Child's Voice); Bird Notes; Exotic Lullaby; Maidenhood; White Nocturne; Open Confession; Recitative Sustinuto., (Order No: 54478 ), $45.00

231. Partridge, Edward Bellamy, SUBE CANE, The Penn Publishing Company, Philadelphia, PA, 1917 2nd ptg, B&W illustrations, 356pp, good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover), Sube is a plain unadorned American boy, not very different from the ones you know, but more fun than a barrel of monkeys., (Order No: 50094 ), $10.00

232. Pasternak, Boris; Magarshack, David (translated by), THREE LETTERS FROM BORIS PASTERNAK, Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc, New York, (1967), 29pp, very good, olive green cloth spine (hardcover) no dustjacket, Light rubbing to boards as usual., (Order No: 49856 ), $4.50

233. Patterson, Theodore T., GOLF IS FROM SATAN -- UNCORRECTED REVIEW COPY, Authors Choice Press, San Jose, CA, (2001), 287pp, very good+, wraps (softcover) uncorrected review copy, ISBN 0595170609 Written for those who couldn't care less about golf, but are interested in personality tests, theology, and the lost golf chanteys of the Gaels, Scots, and English., (Order No: 38102 ), $10.00

234. Peyre, Joseph (translated from the French by R. H. Torres), REHEARSAL IN OVIEDO - A NOVEL, Knight Publishers, New York, (1937) 1st ed, 214pp, good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover), Author tells the story of how one man went through the bloody days of the Asturian revolt of October, 1934., (Order No: 51812 ), $10.00

235. Phelps, William Lyon, WHAT I LIKE - IN PROSE, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, (1933) 1st ed, 718pp, good+, tan cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket) signed by author, "This collection of prose pieces is confessional. I have included only passages that I personally enjoy reading. Nothing is here because it ought to be here, nothing is omitted; they are in this book and they are out of it because I choose. It is properly called 'What I Like'.", (Order No: 24369 ), $10.00

236. Pickering, Samuel F., THE RIGHT DISTANCE, University of Georgia Press, Athens, GA, (1987) 1st ptg, 192pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0820309060 Essays by Samuel Pickering., (Order No: 42063 ), $5.00

237. Plympton, A. G., A FLOWER OF THE WILDERNESS, Little, Brown and Company, Boston, MA, 1900, illustrated by the author, 260pp, ads, very good, tan cloth (hardcover) owner's name TORN from FFEP, First published in 1899., (Order No: 40218 ), $8.50

238. Pownall, David, THE GARDENER, Victor Gollancz Ltd., London, 1990 1st ed, 247pp, good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0575047240 Review slip and press release laid in., (Order No: 11969 ), $10.00

239. Powys, T. F., UNCLAY, The Viking Press, New York, 1932 1st ed, 319pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) chip top of dj spine, In this novel, the visitor is death. UNCLAY is laid in a village where men's earthly humors have had unbridled play--where the lusts of the flesh have sprouted with the same wanton vigor as the weeds in the farmer's fields. To this modern city of the plain comes Death with an order to "unclay" two of its inhabitants., (Order No: 31214 ), $50.00

240. Purdy, James, THE CANDLES OF YOUR EYES: AND THIRTEEN OTHER STORIES, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, New York, (1987) 1st ed, 143pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1555840663 James Purdy's third volume of short stories. These fourteen stories are contemporary fables of deep loneliness and almost mystical redemption., (Order No: 14304 ), $5.00

241. Quennell, Peter, THE SINGULAR PREFERENCE: PORTRAITS & ESSAYS, The Viking Press, New York, 1953, 224pp, good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), A book of singular enchantment--twenty-eight portraits of rare individuals who have figured more or less prominently on the literary scene., (Order No: 45679 ), $4.50

242. Rabe, David, RECITAL OF THE DOG: A NOVEL, Grove Press, New York, (1993) 1st ed, 308pp, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0802114881, (Order No: 38640 ), $4.50

243. Ralph, Julian, AN ANGEL IN A WEB, Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, 1899, ill. by W. T. Smedley, 239pp, very good, tan cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 52182 ), $30.00

244. Ramsey, Warren (edited by) (preface by Harry T. Moore), JULES LAFORGUE, ESSAYS ON A POET'S LIFE AND WORK, Southern Illinois Univ. Pr., Carbondale, IL, (1969), 194pp, very good, orange cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), A many-sided exploration of Jules Laforgue., (Order No: 35961 ), $8.00

245. Reeves, James (retold by); de France, Marie, THE SHADOW OF THE HAWK: AND OTHER STORIES BY MARIE DE FRANCE, The Seabury Press, New York, (1977) 1st Amer, ill. by Anne Dalton, 154pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0816431884 Contents include: The Shadow of the Hawk; Launfal; The Nightingale; The Were-wolf; The Ash Tree; The White Doe., (Order No: 39957 ), $5.00

246. Reynolds, Gerard A., THE RED CIRCLE, P. J. Kenedy & Sons, New York, (1915), 320pp, very good w/chipped and taped dustjacket (hardcover), A dramatic story of the Boxer uprising in China, and the adventures of a small coterie of Europeans who are forced to abandon their homes to escape the fury of the mob., (Order No: 40580 ), $35.00

247. Rhodes, Eugene Manlove, THE DESIRE OF THE MOTH, Henry Holt and Company, New York, 1916 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 149pp, very good+, red cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, "A tense and humorous story of John Wesley Pringle and his blithe courtship with deadly peril on the Mexican border. A love story wherein Pringle plays the role of deus ex machine-gun with generosity and manliness." From the front flap of the dustjacket, which is laid in., (Order No: 51255 ), $150.00

248. Rickels, Milton, GEORGE WASHINGTON HARRIS: TWAYNE'S UNITED STATES AUTHORS SERIES - NO. 91, Twayne Publishers, Inc., New York, (1965), 159pp, very good+, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, (Order No: 26580 ), $4.50

249. Ricks, Peirson, THE HUNTER'S HORN: A NOVEL, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1947 1st ed, 361pp, good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), This distinguished novel mirrors all the easy- going and exotic local color of the eastern Carolina lowlands a few decades after the Civil War., (Order No: 32291 ), $7.50

250. Riley, James Whitcomb, SKETCHES IN PROSE AND OCCASIONAL VERSES, The Bowen-Merrill Co., Indianapolis, IN, 1891, 263pp, good+, tan and maroon cloth, teg (hardcover), (Order No: 45435 ), $7.50

251. Roberts, Charles G. D., THE FORGE IN THE FOREST, L. C. Page & Company, Boston, 1902, 311pp, ads, very good, decorated tan cloth (hardcover), "Being The Narrative of the Acadian Ranger, Jean de Mer, Seigneur de Briart; and how he crossed the Black Abbe; and of his adventures in a Stange Fellowship.", (Order No: 36830 ), $5.00

252. Robinson, Rowland (edited by Llewellyn R. Perkins; foreword by Walter Prichard Eaton; introduction by John Farrar), DANVIS FOLKS AND A HERO OF TICONDEROGA, The Tuttle Company, Rutland, VT, (1934), B&W illustrations, 287pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) EX-LIB no external marks, Centennial Edition. Robinson's books, in their very essence of quiet beauty and genuine simplicity, give us an antidote for the mad hustle and bustle of modern life. Ex-Lib from a small country library, no external marks, book plate and pocket only, and only checked out once., (Order No: 53424 ), $14.50

253. Roche, Alphonse V., ALPHONSE DAUDET: TWAYNE'S WORLD AUTHORS SERIES - NO. 380, Twayne Publishers, Boston, (1976) 1st ptg, 191pp, very good+, green buckram cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), ISBN 080576223X, (Order No: 26570 ), $15.00

254. Rose, Don, HARDY PERENNIAL, published by the author, Philadelphia, (1937) 1st ed, 95pp, very good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) author signed, "A conglomerate collection of nonsense and stuff, selected with care from the author's daily columns in the Philadelphia EVENING PUBLIC LEDGER, and from some other sources." Inscribed by the author in 1940, and with his Christmas Card laid in., (Order No: 24566 ), $10.00

255. Roy, Sheila, IGNITING THE SPARK TO TRIGGER IT ALL - ONE MEMORY AWAY, PublishAmerica, Baltimore, MD, (2005) 1st ptg, 196pp, fine, wraps (softcover) inscribed by the author, ISBN 1413792235, (Order No: 59020 ), $12.50

256. S. E. H., Heald, Sarah E., THE EAGLE'S PLUME: A STORY OF THE EARLY DAYS OF VERMONT, Sunshine Publishing Company, Philadelphia, PA, 1890, 112pp, good, blue cloth (hardcover) some motling to cloth, Wright III, 2618., (Order No: 40201 ), $20.00

257. Sabatini, Rafael, THE NUPTIALS OF CORBAL, Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, MA, 1927, ill. by Harold Brett, 194pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) few small chips on dj, (Order No: 54189 ), $15.00

258. Saintsbury, George, PREFACES AND ESSAYS, Greenwood Press, Publishers, Westport, CT, (1970), B&W frontis, 446pp, very good+, purple cloth (hardcover), ISBN 0837140110 First published in 1933. Most of these studies were written between 1882 and 1895, during the author's years of presswork; some, again, between 1919 and 1929, after his retirement from Edinburgh., (Order No: 44312 ), $10.00

259. Sale, Roger, ON NOT BEING GOOD ENOUGH: WRITINGS OF A WORKING CRITIC, Oxford University Press, New York, 1979, 218pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0195025598 Sale's new collection of his finest reviews., (Order No: 34447 ), $3.00

260. Saltus, Edgar Evertson (Myndart Verelst, Archibald Wilberforce), MR. INCOUL'S MISADVENTURE: A NOVEL, Benjamin & Bell, New York, 1887 2nd ptg, 216pp, ads, good++, decorated green cloth (hardcover), BAL 17134. "A novel which is sure to be condemned by every one who prefers platitude to paradox, to tea and toast to truffles and red pepper." Second printing with "unpaged 8-page catalog." From a "one family collection.", (Order No: 25489 ), $14.50

261. Saltus, Edgar Evertson (Myndart Verelst, Archibald Wilberforce), EDEN: AN EPISODE, Belford, Clarke & Company, Chicago, (1888) 1st ed, 187pp, ads, good++, blue cloth, teg (hardcover), BAL 17136. Binding "B": Imprint at foot of spine: BELFORD, CLARKE. From a "one family collection.", (Order No: 25490 ), $15.00

262. Saltus, Edgar Evertson (Myndart Verelst, Archibald Wilberforce), HISTORIA AMORIS: A HISTORY OF LOVE ANCIENT AND MODERN, Mitchell Kennerley, New York, 1906 1st ed, 278pp, very good+, red cloth w/gilt stampings, TEG (hardcover), BAL 17166. Title page in red and black. An exceptionally nice copy from a "one family collection.", (Order No: 25491 ), $10.00

263. Saltus, Edgar, THE PALISER CASE, Boni and Liveright, New York, 1919, 315pp, good, tan cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, light soil to cloth, (Order No: 39325 ), $15.00

264. Sandburg, Carl, REMEMBRANCE ROCK, Harcourt, Brace and Co., New York, (1948) 1st ed, 1067pp, good+ black cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket owner inscription, (Order No: 1360 ), $5.00

265. Sansom, William, THE CAUTIOUS HEART, Reynal & Company, New York, (1958), 186pp, good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover), Here we have the story of a young composer who has become enamoured of Marie whom he has met in one of the plushier pubs where he plays the piano for a living., (Order No: 23523 ), $5.00

266. Sansom, William, THE LOVING EYE, Reynal & Company, New York, (1956), 253pp, good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) (some soil and wear), Matthew, approaching forty, suffering from ulcers and a surfeit of living, was suddenly awakened from his dreams by a beautiful stranger. He became so obsessed by her that he dreaded an encounter which might shatter the illusions he had built around her. The conflict between the dream and the reality, when once they met, provide the substance of this fabled story., (Order No: 23524 ), $3.50

267. Schwimmer, Walter, IT HAPPENED ON RUSH STREET: A GROUP OF SHORT STORIES AND VIGNETTES, Frederick Fell, Inc., New York, (1971), 235pp, very good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) author inscr., Warmly inscribed by the author., (Order No: 12313 ), $9.50

268. Secker, Martin (chosen by) (with an introduction by John Betjeman), THE EIGHTEEN-NINETIES: A PERIOD ANTHOLOGY IN PROSE AND VERSE, The Richards Press, London, (1948), B&W frontis, 617pp, good, blue cloth (hardcover) fade to spine, small bend front bd., (Order No: 34343 ), $5.00

269. Segur, Nicolas (authorized translation with an introduction by J. Lewis May), THE OPINIONS OF ANATOLE FRANCE, The Bodley Head/Dodd, Mead, London/New York, (1928), 217pp, good, red cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 31439 ), $14.50

270. Seton, Cynthia Propper, THE HALF-SISTERS, W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., New York, (1974) 1st ed, 213pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) inscribed by the author, ISBN 0393086895 This novel deals with the moral quandaries into which women may find they have been thrown these last few years in regard to marriage and children, and, above all, in regard to their no-longer-latent sense of sexual coercion., (Order No: 38791 ), $7.50

271. Shammas, Anton (translated from the Hebrew by Vivian Eden), ARABESQUES, Harper & Row, Publishers, New York, (1988) 1st ed, 263pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0060157445 In the story of the Shammas family of Fassuta and Haifa, the distant and the immediate past mingle seamlessly with the present, the tenses shifting often from sentence to sentence to capture both the fragmented character of traditional village life that has been abruptly disrupted by contemporary politics and warfare and also the nature of memory whose logic and intensities have little to do with chronology., (Order No: 29289 ), $4.00

272. Shaw, G. Bernard, AN UNSOCIAL SOCIALIST, Brentano's, New York, 1904 1st ed, 373pp, very good, blue cloth (hardcover) owners name on title page, Very nice clean and tight copy., (Order No: 42509 ), $5.00

273. Sheldon, Alethia, THE BUTTERFLY NET, Coward-McCann, Inc., New York, (1957), 251pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) light edgewear to jacket, "This exciting novel about a rich and divided family combines a powerful story with effective social satire. It marks the debut of a first-rate American novelist.", (Order No: 55616 ), $15.00

274. Sheldon, Alethia, THE BUTTERFLY NET, Coward-McCann, Inc., New York, (1957), 251pp, good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover) inscribed by the author, "This exciting novel about a rich and divided family combines a powerful story with effective social satire." The author's first book, and warmly inscribed to the editor, "Who did more than half the work on this and helped me beyond belief. ...", (Order No: 55617 ), $75.00

275. Sheppard, Eugenia and Blackwell, Earl, SKYROCKET: A NOVEL ABOUT GLAMOUR AND POWER, Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, NY, 1980 1st ed, 354pp, good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0385156952 This is the story of a tempestuous relationship between a woman who inherits power in the newspaper world and a man who acquires it in TV., (Order No: 27697 ), $4.00

276. Shiel, M. P. (introduction by Carl Van Vechten), THE LORD OF THE SEA, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1924 1st ed, 299pp, very good+, mauve cloth (hardcover) portions of jacket laid in, (Order No: 60220 ), $20.00

277. Shute, Henry A., FARMING IT, Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, MA, 1909, ill. by Reginald B. Birch, 248pp, very good++, decorated brown cloth (hardcover), "And I trust that this book may be useful in tempting many back to the soil, prepared for hard work, without which no success is worth the name.", (Order No: 54605 ), $20.00

278. Signorile, Michelangelo, QUEEN IN AMERICA: SEX, THE MEDIA, AND THE CLOSETS OF POWER, Random House, New York, (1993) 1st ed, 378pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 067941309X, (Order No: 32252 ), $4.50

279. Sigworth, Oliver F., WILLIAM COLLINS: TWAYNE'S ENGLISH AUTHORS SERIES - NO. 25, Twayne Publishers, Inc., New York, (1965), 192pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 26565 ), $9.50

280. Sinclair, Upton, THE SPOKESMAN'S SECRETARY: BEING THE LETTERS OF MAME TO MOM, published by the author, Pasadena, CA, 1926, B&W frontis, 94pp, ads, very good, red cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 31906 ), $10.00

281. Sloane, David E. E. (edited, with an introduction by), THE LITERARY HUMOR OF THE URBAN NORTHEAST 1830-1890, Louisiana State Univ. Press, Baton Rouge, LA, (1983), 319pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0807110558 This anthology recovers some of the vigorous, mordantly satiric writings of the northeastern humorists of the nineteenth century., (Order No: 54736 ), $7.50

282. Smith, Jewell Ellen, GREAT JEHOSHAPHAT AND GULLY DIRT!, John F. Blair, Publisher, Winston-Salem, NC, (1975), 226pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) inscribed by the author, ISBN 0910244863 A historical novel about the author's native Ouachita foothills of Arkansas. She chose the time with horse-and-buggy days were ending in order to illuminate what was good about the past and to encourage "holding fast to family ties, festive customs, and deep faith.", (Order No: 54251 ), $7.50

283. Smith, Joan, DON'T LEAVE ME THIS WAY, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, (1990) 1st ed, 218pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0684192330 A Loretta Lawson Mystery., (Order No: 10157 ), $5.00

284. Soracco, Sin, EDGE CITY, Dutton, New York, (1992) 1st ptg, 217pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), review press release laid in, ISBN 0525935207, (Order No: 11263 ), $4.00

285. Sorel-Cameron, James, MAG, Hamish-Hamilton, London, (1990), 340pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) review slip laid in, ISBN 0241128005 Would be fine, except top of spine (as well as dj) were bumped in shipping on the way to the reviewer., (Order No: 10714 ), $5.00

286. Stead, Robert J. C. (introduction by Susan Wood Glicksohn), THE HOMESTEADERS, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada, (1973), 347pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0802020674 First appeared in serial form in 1916., (Order No: 48608 ), $10.00

287. Stendhal (Marie Henri Beyle); Le Clercq, Jacques (translation and preface by), LAMIEL, OR THE WAYS OF THE HEART, Brentano's Publishers, New York, 1929 1st ed, 321pp, good, blue cloth spine (hardcover) w/light edgewear to boards, (Order No: 40275 ), $9.50

288. Stevenson, Robert Louis and Osbourne, Lloyd (illustrated by William Hole and W. L. Metcalf), THE WRECKER, Cassell & Company, London, 1892 2nd ed, B&W ill., 427pp, ads, good, blue cloth (hardcover) small bump lower corner, Ads dated 2G 5.92., (Order No: 34603 ), $15.00

289. Stevenson, Robert Louis and Osbourne, Lloyd, THE EBB-TIDE: A TRIO AND QUARTETTE, William Heinemann, London, 1894 1st ed, 237pp, ads, good+, decorated brown cloth (hardcover), Ads dated August 1894., (Order No: 34605 ), $35.00

290. Stevenson, Robert Louis, THE MERRY MEN AND OTHER TALES AND FABLES, Chatto & Windus, London, 1907 11th ptg, 296pp, very good, teg, black cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 34624 ), $10.00

291. Stevenson, Robert Louis, PRINCE OTTO: A ROMANCE, Chatto & Windus, London, 1905, 239pp, very good, teg, black cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 34625 ), $10.00

292. Stevenson, Robert Louis, UNDERWOODS, Chatto & Windus, London, 1920, 138pp, very good, black cloth w/light fade to spine (hardcover), (Order No: 34626 ), $10.00

293. Stevenson, Robert Louis, THE MASTER OF BALLANTRAE: A WINTER'S TALE, Rand, McNally & Company, Chicago, IL, [1889], 281pp, good+, red cloth, teg (hardcover), Nice clean and tight copy., (Order No: 38927 ), $12.50

294. Stevenson, Robert Louis, NEW ARABIAN NIGHTS, Chatto & Windus, London, 1918, 325pp, good, dark green cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 54436 ), $8.00

295. Stokes, Denny C., THE WAY OF THE PANTHER: A ROMANCE OF INDIA, Frederick A. Stokes Company, New York, 1926, 320pp, good+, orange cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), (Order No: 39662 ), $15.00

296. Stone, Scott, JOANNE, The Vixen Press, New York, (1955), 184pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (classic "campy" dustjacket), "Her velvet tones caressed the microphone and the audience stirred in restless delight. This was Joanne....", (Order No: 26169 ), $12.50

297. Straight, Steve, THE DEEPEST BREATH: POEMS, Steve Straight, South Windsor, CT, 1996, 33pp, very good, wraps (softcover) inscribed by poet in 1997, (Order No: 35040 ), $25.00

298. Styron, William & Granin, Daniil (forewords by) - Soviet/American Joint Editorial Board of the Quaker US/USSR Comm, THE HUMAN EXPERIENCE: CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN AND SOVIET FICTION AND POETRY, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1989 2nd ptg, 357pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0394570618, (Order No: 5541 ), $4.00

299. Sue, M. Eugene (translated from the French), THE WANDERING JEW. A NOVEL, Harper & Brothers, New York, 1845 1st US ed, 598pp, ads, good, 3/4 red leather (hardcover) foxing throughout, Nice clean and tight copy with foxing thoughout., (Order No: 55862 ), $45.00

300. Tachihara, Masaaki (translated by Stephen W. Kohl), CLIFF'S EDGE AND OTHER STORIES -- [CLIFF'S EDGE; THE ARCHER; TORCHLIGHT NO], Midwest Publishers, Inter., Ann Arbor, MI, 1980 1st ed, 193pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0936208007, (Order No: 60877 ), $10.00

301. Tagore, Rabindranath, THE HOME AND THE WORLD, The Macmillan Company, New York, 1919 1st US, 293pp, good++, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket owner's inscription, Set against the backdrop of the swadeshi (home rule) movement in Bengal, following its sudden and arbitrary partition by the then British viceroy in India, Lord Curzon, in 1905, this novel was originally published in Bengali (as Ghare Baire) in 1915. A very nice clean and tight copy., (Order No: 52961 ), $50.00

302. Tannen, Mary, SECOND SIGHT: A NOVEL, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1988 1st ed, 259pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0394562046, (Order No: 10475 ), $3.00

303. Tarkington, Booth (illustrated by C. Allan Gilbert and Worth Brehm), GENTLE JULIA, Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, NY, 1922, color frontis, B&W ill., 375pp, very good, clay colored cloth (hardcover) SEE NOTE, Previous owners name cut from front free end-paper., (Order No: 35066 ), $20.00

304. Taylor, Bert Leston, THE CHARLATANS, The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, IN, (1906) 1st ed, ill. by George Brehm, 391pp, very good, decorated mauve colored cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 35137 ), $10.00

305. Tezla, Albert (editor), OCEAN AT THE WINDOW: HUNGARIAN PROSE AND POETRY SINCE 1945, Univ. of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN, (1980), 481pp, very good, black cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), ISBN 0816609926 Contains works by authors who now reside in Hungary, seeks to deepen the nonspecialist's knowledge of the literature appearing after World War II, not by offering an overview through the contributions of numerous authors, but by giving most attention to the works of ten major figures chosen from among the many who established their place during the first two decades after 1945 and by presenting a few works of fourteen writers selected from those who first published in book form between 1965 and 1975., (Order No: 38104 ), $15.00

306. Thanet, Octave [Alice French] (illustrated by A. B. Frost and Clifford Carleton), THE MISSIONARY SHERIFF: BEING INCIDENTS IN THE LIFE OF A PLAIN MAN WHO TRIED TO DO HIS DUTY, Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, 1897, B&W illustrations, 248pp, good++, decorated blue cloth (hardcover) nice clean & tight copy, Great Bookplate of Frederick W. Skiff on pastedown. A signed handwritten letter dated June 3, 1895, from Alice French (the real name of the author Octave Thanet) with Davenport, Iowa letterhead, pasted to ffep. The author, a lesbian local colorist, wrote coded stories that celebrate independent, financially self-sufficient, women-centered women. Contemporary critics such as Lillian Faderman, Paula Bennett, and Susan Koppelman, in unraveling the coded writings of nineteenth-century lesbians, have sparked new interest in her works, which have been revealed as woman-loving stories only as a result of the new readings. French's subtle, almost sly portrayals of ties between women who love each other are now being appreciated., (Order No: 53422 ), $100.00

307. Thompson, Adele E., NOBODY'S ROSE, OR THE GIRLHOOD OF ROSE SHANNON, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co., Boston, MA, (1912), ill. by A. G. Learned, 304pp, good, decorated gray cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 40575 ), $20.00

308. Thurston, E. Temple, SHEEPSKINS & GREY RUSSET, G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1920 1st ed, ill. by Emile Verpilleux, 310pp, good, decorated tan cloth w/light wear to the spine (hardcover), (Order No: 24911 ), $8.00

309. Tjele, Henrik (translated from the Danish by Peter K. Nepperson), TWO AND TWO - AN EROTIC NOVEL FROM SCANDINAVIA, Grove Press, Inc., New York, (1970) 1st ptg, 148pp, very good w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 50814 ), $8.00

310. Tomlinson, H. M., OUT OF SOUNDINGS, Harper & Brothers, New York, 1931 1st ed, ill. by H. Charles Tomlinson, 282pp, very good, maroon cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), (Order No: 4534 ), $4.00

311. Tomlinson, H. M., BETWEEN THE LINES, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 1930, 51pp, good+, blue cloth (hardcover) dustjacket cut and laid in, (Order No: 30662 ), $4.00

312. Totheroh, Dan, MEN CALL ME FOOL, Doubleday, Doran & Company, New York, 1929 1st ed, 290pp, good, blue cloth w/fadded spine (hardcover) (no dustjacket), (Order No: 40524 ), $12.50

313. Trites, W. B., BRIAN BANAKER'S AUTOBIOGRAPHY UP TO THE AGE OF TWENTY-FOUR, FAITHFULLY SET DOWN BY W. B. TRITES, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1917, 300pp, very good, dark green cloth, teg (hardcover) dj cover laid in, "The remarkable story of a young millionaire up to his marriage at the age of twenty-four.", (Order No: 36144 ), $30.00

314. Truss, Lynne, THE LYNNE TRUSS TREASURY - COLUMNS AND THREE COMIC NOVELS, Gotham Books, New York, (2005), 629pp, very good+, wraps (softcover), ISBN 1592401368 Includes: With One Lousy Free Packet of Seed; Tennyson's Gift; Going Loco; Making the Cat Laugh (Columns)., (Order No: 47456 ), $3.00

315. Tryon, Mark, STAGE-STRUCK, The Vixen Press, New York, (1954), 179pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) (classic "campy" dustjacket), A novel about becoming a big star--a Broadway star!, (Order No: 26167 ), $7.50

316. Tucker, Memye Curtis, THE WATCHERS: POEMS, Ohio University Press, Athens, OH, (1998) 1st ptg, 72pp, fine, wraps (softcover), review press release laid in, ISBN 0821412531, (Order No: 26614 ), $6.00

317. Tucker, Wiliam Jewett, THE NEW RESERVATION OF TIME, Houghton Mifflin Company, New York, 1916, 214pp, very good, dark green cloth (hardcover), AND OTHER ARTICLES CONTRIBUTED TO THE ATLANTIC MONTHY DURING THE OCCUPANCY OF THE PERIOD DESCRIBED. Conents include: The New Reservation of Time; Undergraduate Scholarship; The Goal of Equality; Notes on the Progress of the Social Conscience; The Ethical Challenge of the War; The Crux of the Peace Problem; On the Control of Modern Civilization; and, The New Movement in Humanity--From Liberty to Unity., (Order No: 39941 ), $10.00

318. Veitch, R. D., 2.14 OF INTERSTATE 91: A NOVEL, Writers Advantage, New York, (2002), 367pp, fine, wraps (softcover) signed by the author on title page, ISBN 0595256538 Sleepy Bellows Falls, Vermont, was suddenly engulfed in racist terror, and Rick Wallace, and his guitar-playing buddy, Jack North, took on the local bigots to help their friend, Whitey. But who killed Jim Jenson? Forty years later, Rick still needed to know the answer., (Order No: 49746 ), $15.00

319. Vizari, J. P., PROFILE FOR LOVE, Topic Publishing Co., Leawood, KS, 2001, 528pp, fine, wraps (softcover) - LACKS TITLE PAGE, ISBN 0971122105 The plot of this story is based on a true story, and is cast against a family that has been torn apart by its immigrant parents' loveless relationship toward their seven children., (Order No: 55928 ), $15.00

320. von Falkensee, Margarete, BLUE ANGEL NIGHTS - EROTIC ESCAPADES IN GERMANY OF THE 1920S, Carroll & Graf Publishers, New York, (1986) 1st ed, 252pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0881842834, (Order No: 49360 ), $3.00

321. von Plettenhaus, Louisa, LOUISA VON PLETTENHAUS; THE JOURNAL OF A POOR YOUNG LADY - TRANSLATED FROM THE GERMAN, C. S. Francis & Co., New York, 1857, 233pp, good, original green cloth (hardcover) light edgewear, Translated from the German., (Order No: 46382 ), $60.00

322. Waggaman, Mary T., SERGEANT TIM, The Ave Maria, Notre Dame, IN, (1918), 335pp, good, brown cloth (hardcover), Uncommon Waggaman title. Nice clean and tight copy, only library mark is St Thomas School stamp on front free endpaper and owner's name., (Order No: 54291 ), $100.00

323. Waldrop, Keith, HEGEL'S FAMILY: SERIOUS VARIATIONS, Station Hill Press, Barrytown, NY, (1989), 84pp, very good++, wraps (softcover) inscribed by the author, ISBN 0882680749 Contents include: The Master of the Providence Crucifixion; Characteristic Pieces; Wind Scales; Light: three passing episodes; The Quest for Mr. Misery & other studies; Romantic Paraphrases; Puberty; Six further Studies; A Fantasy upon "The Last Rose of Summer"; Easy Tales; The Ring: a legend of Charlemagne; Hesitation Factor; Perilous Voyage., (Order No: 53616 ), $7.00

324. Ware, William, PROBUS: OR ROME IN THE THIRD CENTURY - TWO VOLUME SET COMPLETE, C. S. Francis, New York, 1838, good+, original green cloth (hardcover) Ex-Lib - SEE NOTE, "IN LETTERS OF LUCIUS M. PISO FROM ROME, TO FAUSTA THE DAUGHTER OF GRACCHUS, AT PALMYRA. "BAL 21018, Wright 2666. Volume I, 257pp, 2 page catalogue, errata slip tipped to first page of text; Volume II. 250pp, 4 page catalogue bound in rear. Although Ex-Lib, this set is extremely clean and tight with only old library bookplates on the front pastedowns, and blacked out spine marks. Remnants of an old brown paper covers remain on the pastedowns. Probably seldom circulated, and read even less., (Order No: 45649 ), $60.00

325. Warner, William Henry, THE BRIDGE OF TIME, Scott & Seltzer, New York, 1919, color frontis, 372pp, good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), "A powerful romantic story of ancient and modern times. The hero is a prince of the house of Rameses who, my magic potion of the High Priest, is transmigrated from the Egypt of the Pharoahs into the Europe of today. Through his eyes we see ourselves in ways that are strangely interesting. But the real theme of the story is the eternal theme of the love of a man for a woman, which is the power that unifies the ages.", (Order No: 54662 ), $75.00

326. Weems, Mason L. (introduction by Emily E. F. Skeel), THREE DISCOURSES: HYMEN'S RECRUITING SERGEANT - THE DRUNKARD'S LOOKING GLASS - GOD'S REVENGE AGAINST ADULTERY, Random House, New York, 1929, 189pp, good, brown cloth spine (hardcover), One of 1,000 numbered copies., (Order No: 58578 ), $12.00

327. Welty, Eudora, MORGANA: TWO STORIES FROM "THE GOLDEN APPLES", Univ. Press of Mississippi, Jackson, MS, (1989) 2nd ptg, ill. Mildred Nungester Wolfe, 151pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0878054006 Mythology and real life merge in a little Mississippi town called Morgana., (Order No: 51004 ), $5.00

328. Wiese, Michael, ON THE EDGE OF A DREAM: MAGIC & MADNESS IN BALI, Michael Wiese Productions, Studio City, CA, (1995) 1st ptg, B&W ill., 325pp, very good+, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0941188191 Wiese deftly recreates that magical and all too brief moment in history when Bali stood poised between her timeless past and her touristic future., (Order No: 27449 ), $4.50

329. Wilkins, Mary E., UNDERSTUDIES: SHORT STORIES, Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, 1901, B&W illustrations, 230pp, good, decorated green cloth (hardcover) slight cant to bookblock, Contents include: The Cat; The Monkey; The Squirrel; The Lost Dog; The Parrot; The Doctor's Horse; Bouncing Bet; Prince's-Feather; Arethusa; Mountain-Laurel; Peony; Morning-Glory. Nice clean and tight copy, but with slight cant to the bookblock., (Order No: 54273 ), $7.50

330. Williams, Alan D. (edited by), FIFTY YEARS: A FARRAR, STRAUS AND GIROUX READER, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, (1996), 579pp, very good+, black cloth (hardcover)w/ tissue jacket as published, A celebratory volume which consists of excerpts from books published by FSG over fifty years--one piece per author., (Order No: 15215 ), $7.50

331. Williams, Ben Ames, THE SILVER FOREST, E. P. Dutton & Company, New York, (1926) 2nd ptg, 255pp, good, gray cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 40299 ), $10.00

332. Williams, Marie Sheppard, THE SOAP GAME AND OTHER TRUE STORIES, iUniverse, Inc., New York, (2005), 256pp, very good, wraps (softcover) signed by the author, ISBN 0595370101, (Order No: 59021 ), $10.00

333. Wilson, John Henry, FORGED SOULS: A NOVEL, Dorrance and Company Pub., Philadelphia, PA, (1939) 1st ed, 322pp, good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) inscribed by the author, A straightforward account of a man's life. A man who lived as we all do, who made mistakes, who was youthfully foolish, but who managed to grow up into maturity and happiness., (Order No: 32292 ), $35.00

334. Wilson, Leslie, THE MOUNTAIN OF IMMODERATE DESIRES, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, (1994), 373pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover) review slip, ISBN 0297813714 A novel in which the Victorian colonial world is re-imagined through a needle-sharp late-twentieth-century sensibility., (Order No: 25717 ), $5.00

335. Yarmolinsky, Avrahm (translated and with an introduction by), THE UNKNOWN CHEKHOV: STORIES AND OTHER WRITINGS, Minerva Press, n.p., (1968), 316pp, very good+, wraps (softcover), Twenty-five stories, excerpts, and fragments are included in this volume., (Order No: 32860 ), $3.50

336. Zeitlin, Ida, KING'S PLEASURE, Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, 1929 1st ed, ill. by Theodore Nadejen, 230pp, good, blue cloth w/faded spine (hardcover) (no dustjacket), "While the principal events of this story are grounded on a solid historical basis, I have used as the immediate source of my material, wherever possible, the legends woven by the Serbian people about these events rather than the record of more sober documents, with the result that kings drink wisdom from the lips of falcons, and the deities of wood and mountain interfere in matters that are commonly regarded as the business of the historian alone.", (Order No: 25296 ), $6.00