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DREAM NUMBERS. A DOMESTIC NOVEL

By: Anthony Trollope

Price: $75.20

Publisher: Philadelphia, T. B. Peterson & Brothers,: [1869]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38979

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 20-399, 12, [4] pages; With bookplate, stamp on t. P. & table of contents, and spine label residue only markings. Ca. 1869 (publisher's ad date at rear). Believed 1st U. S. Edition. Dampstain at top edge within margin. Binding w/ corners rubbed through, spine sunned, spine ends trimmed, and a few sm ripples on front board. Contents complete with ads, generally clean and VG. Appearance VG. Light musty odor View more info

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FIGURES OF EARTH - A COMEDY OF APPEARANCES.

By: Cabell, James Branch.

Price: $79.85

Publisher: London, John Lane the Bodley Head,: 1925

Edition: First Illustrated Edition

Seller ID: 34272

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xviii, 257 pages; Elegant plates with impressed margins. Book VG+, clean. DJ rumpled at top back panel and shallow loss at bottom of spine.. View more info

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KENNETH CAMERON.

By: Clement Penrose Wilkinson

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, T. B. Peterson & Brothers: [1888]

Edition: Presumed 1st

Seller ID: 33025

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 349, [18] pages; Publisher's brown cloth. Contents toned. Earliest copy listed in WorldCat. View more info

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MEMOIRS OF CHARLES MACKLIN COMEDIAN, WITH THE DRAMATIC CHARACTERS, MANNERS, ANECDOTES, & C. OF THE AGE IN WHICH HE LIVED: FORMING AN HISTORY OF THE STAGE DURING ALMOST THE WHOLE OF THE LAST CENTURY. AND A CHRONOLOGICAL LIST OF ALL THE PARTS PLAYED BY HIM

By: Cooke, William

Price: $281.95

Publisher: London, Printed for James Asperne: 1804

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34137

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


frontis; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; [x], 144 pages; MEMOIRS OF CHARLES MACKLIN COMEDIAN, with the dramatic characters, manners, anecdotes, &c. Of the age in which he lived: forming an history of the stage during almost the whole of the last century. And a chronological list of all the parts played by him . Engraved portrait frontispiece. Decorative binding with 3/4 black morocco leather over marbled boards with matching endpapers. Binding is sound and straight wi... View more info

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Faulkner's Snopes Trilogy: Hamlet, Town, Mansion. [ct Firsts In Djs]

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $1,269.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1940, 1957, 1959

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 33464

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; A complete set of the Snopes Trilogy in First Edition. Most strikingly attractive and clean. 3 Titles (the “Snopes” trilogy). ++ THE HAMLET. NY: Random House, 1940. 8vo. Black cloth stamped in red and silver, top edge stained red. Very good, eps lightly toned. In a very good DJ with shallow edgewear to head and foot of spine. 1st trade edition in 2nd state DJ (rear panel has “Excerpts from the First Reviews…”). Petersen A20b. ++ THE T... View more info

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POEMS BY MR. GRAY [WITH PROVENANCE]

By: Gray, Thomas. 1716-1771

Price: $639.15

Publisher: London, J. Dodsley: 1768

Seller ID: 32751

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


POETRY; 18th Century; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" ; [4],119,[3]p. pages; Contemp. Speckled calf, maroon morocco spine label, scuffed joints & extremities rubbed. Free endpaper starting to detach. Browning at edges of front and back matter, close tear in leaf B2 - negligible paper loss. Scattered minor spotting. Rothschild 1071. Provenance- Bob E Liles [signed]; Sessler's Book Store, Mabel Zahn [laid in approval card]; Wasserman. ESTC T136298. This is the first London an... View more info

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THE NAME OF ACTION

By: Greene, Graham

Price: $935.30

Publisher: NY, Doubleday DORAN: 1931

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 21590

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; The Name of Action. Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1931. First U. S. Edition. 8vo, black cloth, gilt spine lettering, untrimmed. Covers still very clean, top third of spine slightly sunned, dusting to top edge, text firm and clean, 1933 owner's ink signature at verso of front free endpaper, the scarce original dust wrapper in just good condition, spine l... View more info

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THE FOUNDRY

By: Halper, Albert

Price: $93.95

Publisher: Ny , NY, The Viking Press: 1934

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 27874

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 499 pages; Sound copy in variousl darkened dustjacket. Provenance- early 20th Century writer and peaceful radical. Floyd Dell. Author and critic, Dell was born in 1887 died 1869. From his library but unsigned. View more info

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THE LADY DECIDES. [SLIPCASE. SIGNED]

By: Keller, David H.

Price: $211.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Prime Press: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35094

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


FIRST EDITION. #270 OF 400 NUMBERED COPIES SIGNED BY KELLER 8vo, 1/2 cloth, paper spine label; slipcase, slight wear at extremities; Signed by Author View more info

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CATALOGUE OF FIRST EDITIONS OF AMERICAN AUTHORS

By: Leon and Brother

Price: $92.07

Publisher: NY, Leon and Brother: 1885

Seller ID: 17339

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Uncut, stiff wraps. Probably the first catalog of Americn First Editions. Listed by Author, eg Whitman, Walt, Leaves of Grass, 12 poems, folio 1855 $15.00.. View more info

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PLAIN GIRL.

By: Miller, Arthur

Price: $14.05

Publisher: Methuen & Co,: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21913

ISBN: 0413694801

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 52 pages; Plain Girl. (London) : Methuen, (1995). 1st English ed. Sm. 8vo, orig. Black cloth, d/j. Protected in acrylic View more info

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THE NEON WILDERNESS

By: Nelson Algren

Price: $329.00

Publisher: Garden City:, Doubleday,: 1947

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 35077

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


286 pages; Inscribed by the author on the FFEP, " For Jack Zara, a major leaguer with a very fast curve, from a local semi-pro, Nelson." . Publisher's cloth binding and original dust jacket. Jacket is soiled, else very good. Jacket 1st ed with list of publisher's fiction titles on back cover. With old acrylic cover. $2.50 sale price is present. Best known for The Man with the Golden Arm, a 1949 novel that won the National Book Award[1] and was adapted as a 1955 f... View more info

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CASTLE RICHMOND. A NOVEL.

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: $84.55

Publisher: N Y, N Y, Harper & Brothers, Publishers: 1860

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 38969

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; vi, (7)-474, [6] pages; The text is followed by a 6-page publisher's catalog at rear, but interestingly, tippd onto the front of the catalog is the cancelled title page to Miss Pardoe's, "A Life Struggle", published in New York in 1860 by W. I. Pooley & Co. Bound in publisher's black blind-panelled & decorated cloth. Front flyleaf removed, Ink ownership on both free endpapers. Contents tight, light foxing throughtout. Endpapers up to pa... View more info

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ARTHUR MILLER: THE BURNING GLASS

By: {miller, Arthur} Huftel, Sheila with An Introduction by J. C. Trewin

Price: $32.85

Publisher: The Citadel Press,: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21914

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages; Protected in acrylic. Perceptive commentary of his plays. Publ 1968 View more info