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1 Letters to a Niece

Adams, Henry 
1st Edition. 1920 Houghton, Mifflin
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. 1st Printing. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Light fraying at spine ends. Previous owner gift notation. 134 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B000PFMWWY
82639 
Price: 14.81 USD
 
 
2 50 Books in the Collection of the Boston Athenaeum

Armstrong, Rodney 
1994 Boston Athenaeum Library
Paperback Very Fine; Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 140 pages. L 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B00G5KYOQA
98145 
Price: 24.43 USD
 
 
3 Letters of Matthew Arnold. 2 Vols

Arnold, Matthew 
1895 Macmillan
Hardcover Good; No Jacket. Moderate general wear. Light foxing on preliminary and ending pages. 467 + 442 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B000I17VBW
85952 
Price: 23.90 USD
 
 
4 The Evolution of Walt Whitman: The Creation of a Book

Asselineau, Roger 
1962 Harvard University Press
Hardcover Near Fine; Good+. Nice Firm copy ! Jacket has edge wear, short tears, tape repair. Previous owner name. 392 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 0674272005 / 9780674272002
78146 
Price: 16.75 USD
 
 
5 Ishmael

Baird, James 
Signed by Author on blank page with Presentatio 1956 The Johns Hopkins University Press
Hardcover Very Good; Good+. Signed by Author on blank page with Presentation note, with date. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears, missing chips. 474 pages. 9.84 x 7.87 x 0.59 0801800498 / 9780801800498
91722 
Price: 38.35 USD
 
 
6 A Short History of English Literature

Barnard, Robert 
1984 Blackwell Pub
Paperback Very Fine; Nice Firm Clean copy ! 209 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 0631137629 / 9780631137627
75679 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
7 Cambridge Bibliography of English Literature

Bateson, F. W. 
1941 Macmillan
Hardcover Good; No Jacket. Ex-Library, Usual Markings. 5 Volumes complete. 3 Vols., + index + supplement. Blue cloth, gold spine decor. Moderate general wear. New York, NY L 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 0521087619 / 9780521087612
19813 
Price: 47.95 USD
 
 
8 English Writers and Venice 1350-1950

Battilana, Marilla 
1981 La Stamperia Di Venezia Editrice
Paperback Very Good; Very Good. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has 1 short tear. 198 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B001064MV6
108784 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
9 Fifty Books of 2014 / Fifty Covers of 2014

Bell, Eugenia; Dave Eggers (Intro.) 
1st Edition. 1st Printing. 2014 The Design Observer Group
Paperback Very Fine; Nice Firm Clean copy ! 205 + 108 pages. New York, NY 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 0996337016 / 9780996337014
115652 
Price: 28.75 USD
 
 
Henry Miller in conversation with Georges Belmont, Belmont, Georges; Henry Miller; Harry Scott (Translator); Antony Macnabb (Translator)
10 Henry Miller in conversation with Georges Belmont

Belmont, Georges; Henry Miller; Harry Scott (Translator); Antony Macnabb (Translator) 
1972 Quadrangle Books
Hardcover Very Fine; Very Good. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. 103 pages. 9 x 5.8 x 0.9 0812902483 / 9780812902488
81888 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
11 Elmer Adler in the World of Books. Reminisences

Bennett, Paul A., Editor 
1964 The Grolier Club
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 114 pages. 7.1 x 4.8 x .7 B000M1FMYG
94870 
Price: 11.81 USD
 
 
The Rites of Assent: Transformations in the Symbolic Construction of America, Bercovitch, Sacvan
12 The Rites of Assent: Transformations in the Symbolic Construction of America

Bercovitch, Sacvan 
1992 Routledge
Paperback Good+; Moderate general wear. 432 pages. 9.21 x 6.14 x .89 0415900158 / 9780415900157
108669 
Price: 7.81 USD
 
 
13 D.B. Updike And John Bianchi. A Note On Their Association.

Bianchi, Daniel B. 
1st Edition. 1965 The Society Of Printers
Hardcover Very Fine; No Jacket. 1st Printing. Limited edition of 150 for the Society of Printers. Has plain glassine jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 30 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B000M1KR4Q
99196 
Price: 11.95 USD
 
 
14 D.B. Updike And John Bianchi. A Note On Their Association.

Bianchi, Daniel B. 
1st Edition. 1965 The Society Of Printers
Hardcover Very Fine; No Jacket. 1st Printing. Limited edition of 150 for the Society of Printers. Has plain glassine jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 30 pages. Boston, MA 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B000M1KR4Q
99195 
Price: 11.95 USD
 
 
15 Obiter Dicta, Second Series

Birrell, Augustine 
1894 Charles Scribner
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Authorized Edition. Nice Tight Clean copy ! dark green cloth, gold lettering. 291 pages. Milton, Pope, Johnson, Burke, Charles Lamb, Emerson, Cambridge Poets, book-buying. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B001HV5NMG
68719 
Price: 10.51 USD
 
 
16 Novelists and Novels: A Collection of Critical Essays (Bloom's Literary Criticism 20th Anniversary Collection)

Bloom, Harold, Ed 
2007 Checkmark Books
Paperback Very Fine; Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 588 pages. 9.24 x 6.15 x 1.43 0791097277 / 9780791097274
107112 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages, BLOOM, HAROLD.
17 The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages

BLOOM, HAROLD. 
1994 Harcourt Brace & Company, New York
Paperback Very Good; Very Good. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 578 pages. 9.2 x 6.1 x 1.4 0151957479 / 9780151957477
110813 
Price: 8.01 USD
 
 
18 On Shelley

Blunden, Edmund; Gavin De Beer; Sylva Norman 
1st Edition. 1938 Oxford University Press
Hardcover Fine; Very Good. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. Jacket has edge wear, short tears. Jacket price-clipped. 99 pages. Three essays: Shelley Is Expelled by Edmund Blunden; The Atheist: An Incident at Chamonix by Gavin De Beer; Mary Shelley: Novelist and Dramatist by Sylva Norman. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B000UKSWQ4
86675 
Price: 20.11 USD
 
 
19 Elizabeth Whitman Mystery: At the Old Bell Tavern in Danvers

Bolton, Charles Knowles 
1st Edition. 1912 Peabody Historical Soc.
Hardcover Very Good; 1st Printing. Limited edition, only 300 copies printed. Dark blue cloth spine, light blue cloth boards, gold spine lettering, top page ends gold gilt. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner gift notation. Tilte page age toned. Hinges excellent. 155 pages. Study of Eliza Wharton, the heroine of a famous New England Romance. Intricate study of the Early American novel 'The Coquette', its protagonist Elizabeth Wharton, its author Hannah Webster Foster, and the real life tragedy of Elizabeth Whitman who inspired the novel. Illustrated with plates. Fold-out genealogy of Elizabeth Whitman as frontispiece. Includes 'Notes on various editions of 'The Coquette', a bibliography with edition points. Peabody, MA 4to 9.75 - 12'' tall B003L1RVD4
99263 
Price: 60.43 USD
 
 
20 The Victorians and After 1830-1914: Literary History and Bibliography with a Chapter on Economics

Bonamy Dobree; Edith C. Batho; Guy Chapman 
1st Edition. 1938 Robert M. McBride
Hardcover Very Good; Good+. 1st Printing. Introductions to English and American Literature Volume 4. Nice Tight Clean copy ! Paper tanning. Jacket has edge wear, missing small chips. 371 pages. New York, NY 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B0012ZTVYI
38150 
Price: 65.81 USD
 
 
21 Yuri Bondarev; On Craftsmanship (Soviet Writers Today)

Bondarev, Yuri; Yuri Idashkin 
1984 raduga publ.
Hardcover Fine; Very Good. Includes Yuri Idashkin's work 'Yuri Bondarev' and Yuri Bondarev's work on Soviet writing 'On Craftsmanship'. Nice Tight Clean copy ! Jacket worn at spine top. 286 pages. Moscow, Russia 16mo 5.75 - 6.75'' tall B0012ZUVCE
43726 
Price: 19.15 USD
 
 
22 The Seven Basic Plots: Why We Tell Stories

Booker, Christopher 
2006 Bloomsbury Academic
Paperback Very Good; Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 728 pages. 9.1 x 6.1 x 2.4 0826480373 / 9780826480378
117408 
Price: 13.59 USD
 
 
23 Boswell's London Journal 1762-1763

Boswell, James; Frederick A. Pottle (Introduction); Christopher Morley (Foreword) 
1950 McGraw-Hill
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Now first published from the original manuscript. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Has bookplate. 370 pages. 9.4 x 6.6 x 1.5 B0006ASEZC
108352 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
A Companion to Joyce Studies, Bowen, Zack R.; Carens, James F
24 A Companion to Joyce Studies

Bowen, Zack R.; Carens, James F 
1984 Greenwood
Hardcover Good+; No Jacket (as issued). Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Text pages have pencil underlining. 818 pages. 9.21 x 6.14 x 1.75 0313228329 / 9780313228322
107795 
Price: 54.71 USD
 
 
25 Walter Muir Whitehill : a Record Compiled By His Friends

Boyd, Julian ; His Friends 
Limited Edition 500 Printed. 1958 Privately Printed
Hardcover Near Fine; No Jacket. Biography, chronology, publications, organizations, misc. illustrations and photos. 92 pages. Minot, MA 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B000LUPS6A
16772 
Price: 37.44 USD
 
 
26 A Round-Table In Poictesme: A Symposium on Cabell

Bregenzer, Don Marshall 
Limited/Numbered. 1924 Colophon Club
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. only 774 copies printed. This is number 337. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Has CD. Previous owner name. 126 pages. A Symposium on Cabell. Contents: The Author of The Eagle's Shadow by James Branch Cabell; Cabell versus Cabell and Others by Ernest Boyd; A Practitioner in Perfection by Don Bregenzer; The Book of Life by Samuel Loveman; Some Impressions of Cabell's Satire by Frank L. Minarik; Bulg the Forgotten by Ben Ray Redman; Some Rogueries of James Branch Cabell by M. P. Mooney; A Cabellian Comment by Christopher Morley; A Note on the Poetry of James Branch Cabell by Edwin Meade Robinson; James Branch Cabell and William Jennings Bryan by Howard Wolf; The Style of Cabell by H. L. Mencken; A Letter concerning Jurgen by Burton Rascoe; From the Hidden Way by Carr Liggett. Cleveland, OH 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B00085CID4
99685 
Price: 38.35 USD
 
 
27 The Reader's Handbook of Famous Names in Fiction, Allusions, References, Proverbs, Plots, Stories, and Poems ( All in One Volume )

Brewer, E. Cobham 
Revised and Enlarged. 1899 J. B. Lippincott Company
Hardcover Very Fine; Nice Firm Clean copy ! 1243 pages. Philadelphia, PA 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B000JFFS9O
111154 
Price: 116.46 USD
 
 
28 Writers on Writing

Brickell, Herschel 
1st Edition. 1949 Doubleday
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. 1st Printing. Nice Tight Clean copy ! 309 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B000FMIPSW
58376 
Price: 19.15 USD
 
 
29 Paul Revere's Engravings

Brigham, Clarence S. 
1st Edition. 1954 American Antiquarian Society
Hardcover Good; Good. 1st Printing. Moderate general wear. Jacket has edge wear, long tears, missing chips, separated at spine, taped. 181 pages. Worcester, MA Folio 12 - 15'' tall B00136AY06
112393 
Price: 33.55 USD
 
 
30 Phiz!: Illustrator of Dickens' World

Buchanan-Brown, John; Hablot Knight Browne (Illustrator) 
1978 Charles Scribner's Sons
Hardcover Near Fine; Very Good. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Jacket has short tears. 208 pages. 9.13 x 6.57 x 1.11 0684157551 / 9780684157559
103583 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
31 A modern pilgrimage: The story of Donald Hankey

Budd, Kenneth George 
1931 C. Scribner's Sons
Hardcover Good; No Jacket. Ex-Lib (Prestigious) Usual Marks. Moderate general wear. 149 pages. Donald William Alers Hankey (October 27, 1884 October 12, 1916) was an English soldier best known for two volumes of essays about the British volunteer army in World War I both titled A Student in Arms. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B00085TZ0I
76644 
Price: 17.16 USD
 
 
32 Tresors De La Bibliotheque Du Commandant Paul-Louis Weiller: [Vente A Paris, Drouot-Richelieu, Lundi 30 Novembre 1998]

BUFFETAUD (FIRM) LAURIN GUILLOUX 
1998 Laurin-Guilloux-Buffetaud
Hardcover Fine; No Jacket (as issued). Important auction catalog of medieval illuminated prayer books and books of hours. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Minor paperclip imprint on 2 pages. 167 pages. L 4to 9.75 - 12'' tall B0000EI19A
87573 
Price: 18.75 USD
 
 
33 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and His Portland Home

Butler, Joyce; Richard D'Abate, Laura Fecych Sprague 
2004 Maine Historical Society
Paperback New; Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 42 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 0915592355 / 9780915592357
77991 
Price: 22.91 USD
 
 
A Portrait of the Artist in Different Perspective, Buttigieg, Joseph
34 A Portrait of the Artist in Different Perspective

Buttigieg, Joseph 
1987 Ohio Univ Pr
Hardcover Near Fine; No Jacket. Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner inkless circular stamp. 220 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 0821408577 / 9780821408575
107760 
Price: 16.27 USD
 
 
35 The Library: A World History

Campbell, James W. P.; Pryce, Will (Photographer) 
2013 University Of Chicago Press
Hardcover Fine; Near Fine. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 320 pages. 12 x 9.5 x 1.4 022609281X / 9780226092812
110290 
Price: 64.06 USD
 
 
36 The Print Collector's Quarterly 1911-1937 Volumes 1 to 24 (Partial) 46 Issues

Carrington, Fitzroy; Campbell Dodgson; Alfred Fowler 
1st Edition. 1911 Print Collector's Quarterly
Paperback Good+; 1st Printing. 46 individual issues. Moderate general wear. 1911 to 1937. Vol. 1 No. 2,3. Vol. 2 No. 2. Vol. 3 No. 4. Vol. 4 No. 1,3,4. Vol. 5 No. all four. Vol. 6 No. all four. Vol. 7 No. 2,3,4. Vol. 8 No. all four. Vol. 9 No. 2. Vol. 10 No. all four. Vol. 12 No. all four. Vol. 13 No. 3. Vol. 14 No. 2. Vol. 16 No. 2,3,4. Vol. 21 No. 1,2,4. Vol. 22 No. 2,3,4. Vol. 23 No. 1. Vol. 24 No. 1,2. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B01BGW1U36
101710 
Price: 432.00 USD
 
 
37 George Orwell and the Problem of Authentic Existence

Carter, Michael 
1986 Barnes & Noble Imports
Hardcover Very Fine; Very Fine. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 228 pages. 8.3 x 5.5 x .6 0389205788 / 9780389205784
96439 
Price: 72.39 USD
 
 
Conversations with Shelby Foote (Literary Conversations), Carter, William C. (Editor)
38 Conversations with Shelby Foote (Literary Conversations)

Carter, William C. (Editor) 
1989 University Press of Mississippi
Paperback Near Fine; Nice Firm Clean copy ! 300 pages. 9 x 6 x .75 0878053867 / 9780878053865
110922 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
39 Reading Frames in Modern Fiction (Princeton Legacy Library)

Caws, Mary Anne 
1985 Princeton University Press
Hardcover Very Good; Very Good. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 327 pages. 8.6 x 5.6 x .5 0691066256 / 9780691066257
108741 
Price: 20.69 USD
 
 
40 A Brief Description of the Chamberlain Collection of Autographs Now Deposited in the Public Library of the City of Boston

Chamberlain, Mellen; Boston Public Library Staff 
1st Edition. 1897 Boston Public Library Trustees
Leather Bound Very Good; No Jacket (as issued). 1st Printing. Deep red leather spine with gold lettering and lines. Boards covered with brown-toned (green specks) puddingstone motif paper. Light general wear. 63 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B000WH68VQ
73074 
Price: 86.35 USD
 
 
41 The literature of Roguery (The types of English literature) Volume 1

Chandler, Frank Wadleigh 
1st Edition. 1907 Houghton, Mifflin and Company
Hardcover Near Fine; No Jacket (as issued). 1st Printing. Volume 1 Only, of 2 volume set. Nice Tight Clean copy ! Dark green cloth covered boards, gold lettering, green topstain. 284 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B000WTBPIK
57131 
Price: 39.92 USD
 
 
42 George Cruikshank (The popular library of art)

Chesson, W. H 
1908 E.P. Dutton & Co
Hardcover Near Fine; No Jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 282 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B00085YNDW
103573 
Price: 20.11 USD
 
 
43 Five types: A Book of Essays

Chesterton, G. K 
1911 H. Holt and Co.; Arthur L. Humphreys
Paperback Very Good; Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Has jacket. Has worn slipcase. 70 pages. 16mo 5.75 - 6.75'' tall B00085DGXU
104819 
Price: 35.16 USD
 
 
44 The Victorian age in literature (Home university library of modern knowledge)

Chesterton, G. K 
1931 Thornton Butterworth
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 256 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B00086OVTM
101589 
Price: 17.23 USD
 
 
45 Reminiscences Of A Drama Critic: With An Essay On The Art Of Henry Irving

Clapp, Henry Austin 
1902 Houghton, Mifflin
Hardcover Good+; No Jacket. Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Moderate general wear. 241 pages. Intimate recollections of theater life in the U.S. in the last quarter of the nineteenth century. Training for the stage, William Warren, J. L. Toole, Charles James Mathews, Charlotte Cushman, E. A. Southern Sr., Charles Fechter, Edwin Booth, Tommaso Salvini, Adelaine Neilson, Henry Irving. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B00069XSZY
80053 
Price: 34.76 USD
 
 
46 Molder of America (The Minds of Men Volume V)

Clark, Byron H 
1969 Mead Papers
Hardcover Near Fine; Near Fine. Limited edition. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 55 pages. First, it is a tale of William Holmes Mcguffey and his creation of the Readers. And second, it gives many of the details of the publishing of those books. The printing and sales of 122,000,000 McGuffey Readers from 1837 to 1920. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B0007EI60U
99194 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
Truth to Life: The art of biography in the nineteenth century, Cockshut, A. O. J
47 Truth to Life: The art of biography in the nineteenth century

Cockshut, A. O. J 
1974 Collins
Hardcover Very Good; Very Good. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 220 pages. London, UK 8.35 x 5.43 x 1.02 0002167603 / 9780002167604
104601 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
48 Wordsworth: Notes on the Prelude

Collingwood, Frank 
1968 Forum House
Paperback Fine; Staplebound. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 61 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B002A18O8C
74527 
Price: 19.15 USD
 
 
49 The Letters and Journals of James Fenimore Cooper. Edited by James Franklin Beard. Volume III. 1833-1839

Cooper, James Fenimore; Beard, James Franklin (Ed.) 
1st Edition. 1964 The Belknap Press of Harvard University
Hardcover Good; No Jacket. Ex-Library, Usual Markings. 1st Printing. Moderate general wear. 466 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B002137822
97488 
Price: 19.72 USD
 
 
50 Catalogue of the Cotsen Children's Library: The 20th Century, A-L

COTSEN 
2000 Cotsen Occasional Pr
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket (as issued). Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 656 pages. Folio 12 - 15'' tall 0878110453 / 9780878110452
107980 
Price: 71.95 USD
 
 
51 Pooh Perplex a Freshman Casebook

Crews, Frederick 
1965 E P Dutton & Co Inc
Mass Market Paperback Very Good; Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 150 pages. 7.2 x 4.3 x .5 B000UCQ3Y0
109453 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
Style, Rhetoric, and Rhythm, Croll, Morris W.
52 Style, Rhetoric, and Rhythm

Croll, Morris W. 
1989 Ox Bow Pr
Paperback Very Good; Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 450 pages. 9 x 6 x 1.25 0918024676 / 9780918024671
108614 
Price: 139.20 USD
 
 
53 Alexander Pushkin: 1799-1837. His Life and Literary Heritage (With an English Bibliography).

Cross, Samuel H. And Ernest J. Simmons 
1937 American Russian Institute
Paperback Near Fine; Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. Staplebound. 79 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B0028G6O7C
83324 
Price: 10.69 USD
 
 
54 Acquired Tastes: 200 Years of Collecting for the Boston Athenaeum

Cushing, Stanley; Dearinger, David B. 
Signed by Richard Wendorf former director of the  2007 Boston Athenaeum
Hardcover Fine; Fine. Signed by Richard Wendorf former directorof the Boston Athenaeum on Title page with Presentation notation. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 384 pages. 12.26 x 9.22 x 1.34 0934552738 / 9780934552738
116694 
Price: 54.00 USD
 
 
55 Amenities of Literature, Consisting of Sketches and Characters of English Literature Volume III

D'Israeli, Isaac 
1st Edition. 1841 Edward Moxon
Hardcover Good+; 1st British Printing. 1st Printing. Brown paper covered boards. Moderate general wear. Worn at spine ends, board tips rounded, paper spine label half gone. Interior clean. 420 pages. 'It was my design not to furnish an arid narrative of books or of authors, but following the steps of the human mind through the wide track of Time, to trace from their beginnings the rise, the progress, and the decline of public opinions, and to illustrate, as the objects presented themselves, the great incidents in our national annals.' Contents: The first tragedy, and the first comedy ('All for the Money' by T. Lupton, 1578); Predecessors and contemporaries of Shakespeare; Shakespeare; Humours of Jonson; Drayton; Psychological history of Rawleigh; Occult philosopher Dr. Dee; The Rosicrusian Fludd; Bacon; First founder of a public library; Early writers, their dread of the press, - the transition of authors by profession; Age of Doctrines; Pamphlets; Oceana of Harrington; Author of 'The Grounds and Reasons of Monarchy'; Commonwealth; True intellectual system of the universe; Difficulties of the publishers of contemporary memoirs; The war against books. London, UK 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B009ACOFO6
92706 
Price: 38.35 USD
 
 
56 Rediscovering Hawthorne

Dauber, Kenneth 
1977 Princeton University Press
Hardcover Good; Good. Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Moderate general wear. 235 pages. 9.13 x 6.57 x 1.11 0691063230 / 9780691063232
100037 
Price: 10.98 USD
 
 
57 The Charles Dickens Parlor Album of Illustrations. (Selected) Chronologically Arranged According to Their Original Publication, with a Table of Contents, Including the artist' Names

Dickens, Charles 
1st Edition. 1879 G. W. Carleton & Co.
Hardcover Very Good; 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Perhaps no novelist has been more thoroughly identified and associated with the illustrations originally made for his books than Charles Dickens. No author has ever been more fortunate and happy in the artists employed to embody and carry out to the eye the creations of his fancy, and rarely have illustrations been designed which have appealed more forcibly to the imagination of the reader. Illustrators: George Cruikshank, R. Seymour, H.K. Browne, G. Cattermole, John Leech, Maclise, Stanfield, Doyle, Marcus Stone. New York, NY 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B00H3U4AAG
111056 
Price: 76.75 USD
 
 
58 The Integrity of Yeats

Donoghue, Denis 
1967 Mercier Press
Paperback Very Good; Nice Firm Clean copy ! 70 pages. Diblin, Ireland 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B0020NVC6G
72366 
Price: 11.76 USD
 
 
59 Shakespeare, (A Doubleday Anchor book)

Doren, Mark Van 
1954 doubleday & co
Paperback Good; Light general wear. A few pages have pen underlining. Previous owner name. 302 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B0007F7Z8I
74524 
Price: 7.58 USD
 
 
60 Folio 34, a Checklist of the Publications of the Folio Society 1947-1980

Dreyfus, John & John Letts; Illustrated (Illustrator) 
1981 The Folio Press
Hardcover Near Fine; No Jacket (as issued). Nice Firm Clean copy ! Has glassine jacket. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B000RY25IO
115659 
Price: 9.55 USD
 
 
61 Kelmscott. an Illustrated Guide

Dufty, A.R. 
1969 The Society of Antiquaries
Paperback Very Good; Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Spine artfully thread bound. 36 pages. London, UK 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 0854310029 / 9780854310029
86326 
Price: 11.83 USD
 
 
62 The Art Of The Book. Some Record Of Work Carried Out In Europe And The U.S.A. 1939 - 1950.

Ede, Charles (Editor) 
1951 Studio Publications
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 214 pages. 4to 9.75 - 12'' tall B0000CHZHW
106929 
Price: 22.03 USD
 
 
63 Juliana Horatia Ewing and Her Books

Eden, Horatio K. F. ( Gatty ) 
1896 Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket (as issued). Biography of Victorian writer of children's books. Nice Firm copy ! Tan cloth spine, gold and black spine label, pictorial paper covered boards with geometric bird and flower motif, top page ends gold gilt, other page ends rough-cut. Lovely frontispiece photo, new 1896 preface. Previous owner name. Light rubbing wear along board and tip edges. 302 pages. London, UK 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B0020NU2SA
73352 
Price: 62.71 USD
 
 
64 Bibliographies of Twelve Victorian Authors

Ehrsam, Theodore 
1936 H. W. Wilson
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Ex-Lib (Prestigious) Usual Marks. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. 362 pages. 4to 9.75 - 12'' tall B001MZ6PTC
89394 
Price: 9.55 USD
 
 
65 Dante & His Time

Federn, Karl 
1970 Haskell House Pub Ltd
Hardcover Very Fine; No Jacket (as issued). Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 306 pages. 8.75 x 5.75 x 1.25 083831192X / 9780838311929
107775 
Price: 32.59 USD
 
 
66 The Mysterious World of Agatha Christie

Feinman, Jeffrey 
1975 Award Books
Mass Market Paperback Very Good; With a complete bibliography of her work. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. Light general wear. 190 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B0006CQ31W
83451 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
67 The Apocryphal William Shakespeare: Book One of A 'Third Way' Shakespeare Authorship Scenario

Feldman, Sabrina 
2011 Dog Ear Publishing, LLC
Paperback Near Fine; Nice Firm Clean copy ! 376 pages. 9.45 x 6.57 x .79 1457507218 / 9781457507212
102202 
Price: 11.42 USD
 
 
68 Writing Opinion for Impact

Fink, Conrad C. 
1998 Iowa State Press
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket (as issued). Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 295 pages. 10.52 x 6.82 x .86 0813826063 / 9780813826066
116243 
Price: 37.37 USD
 
 
69 Garland for Dylan Thomas

Firmage, George J 
1969 OCTOBER HOUSE
Paperback Good+; Moderate general wear. 152 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B0020NVBCG
72405 
Price: 15.31 USD
 
 
70 Provincial types in American fiction

Fiske, Horace Spencer 
1907 Chautauqua press
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 264 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B0008801O4
107001 
Price: 11.47 USD
 
 
71 Style and Temper Studies in French Fiction 1925 - 1960

Frohock, W.M. 
1967 Harvard University
Hardcover Very Fine; Very Fine. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. 175 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 0631082107 / 9780631082101
83169 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
72 The Novel of Violence in America

Frohock, W.M. 
1964 Beacon Press
Paperback Very Good; Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. Light general wear. 238 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B0007ECUYS
83176 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
73 Text, Reader and the Nature of Literary Reading: Wolfgang Iser's Theory of Reading

Gang, Zhu 
Signed And dated By Author with Inscription. . 1998 Peking Univ. Press, Beijing China
Hardcover Very Good; Signed And dated By Author with Inscription.. A critical survey. Crisp, Firm, Clean copy ! Rare. 170 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 7301036396 / 9787301036396
19251 
Price: 31.07 USD
 
 
74 Business of Criticism

Gardner, Helen 
1st Edition. 1959 Oxford University Press
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 170 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall 0198115393 / 9780198115397
108326 
Price: 34.97 USD
 
 
75 A Choice of Books From The Library of Isabella Stewart Gardner, Fenway Court

Gardner, Isabella Stewart; Morris Carter 
1st Edition. 1906 Merrymount Press
Hardcover Near Fine; A catalog of highlights from Gardner's library. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Boards fully covered with beautiful colored marbled paper. Apparently this copy was used in the Gardner library itself. Has some notations. In 1922 the Gardner library issued a similar volume containing different works, titled: 'A Choice of Manuscripts and Bookbindings'. 71 pages. Boston, MA 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B006LO344S
88926 
Price: 86.35 USD
 
 
76 A Choice of Manuscripts and Bookbindings From the Library of Isabella Stewart Gardner, Fenway Court

Gardner, Isabella Stewart; Morris Carter 
1st Edition. 1922 Merrymount Press
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket (as issued). A catalog of highlights from Gardner's library. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Apparently this copy was used in the Gardner library itself. Has some notations. In 1906 the Gardner library issued a similar volume containing different works, titled: 'A Choice of Books'. 103 pages. Boston, MA 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B008AHFKPK
88930 
Price: 86.35 USD
 
 
Ulysses: A Review of Three Texts, Gaskell, Philip; Clive Hart
77 Ulysses: A Review of Three Texts

Gaskell, Philip; Clive Hart 
1989 Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Hardcover Near Fine; Fine. Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner inkless circular stamp. 212 pages. 8.74 x 5.7 x .91 0389208744 / 9780389208747
107763 
Price: 8.59 USD
 
 
78 Hogarth to Cruikshank. Social change in graphic satire

George, M. Dorothy 
1967 Allen Lane. The Penguin Press
Paperback Fine; Fine. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 224 pages. Folio 12 - 15'' tall B00ICN3M48
103555 
Price: 67.10 USD
 
 
79 The nature of biography

Gittings, Robert 
Signed by Author on Title page . 1st Edition. 1978 Heinemann
Hardcover Fine; Very Good. Signed by Author on Title page. 1st Printing. Nice Tight Clean copy ! 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 0435183656 / 9780435183653
30293 
Price: 23.29 USD
 
 
80 The Old Corner Bookstore 1712-1964

Globe, Boston; W. S. Tryon (Foreword) 
1964 Boston Globe
Pamphlet Very Fine; Nice Firm copy ! No handwriting, no markings. Previous owner return address stamp. 26 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B000EEHQ8G
86929 
Price: 10.73 USD
 
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