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Typed Letter Signed and Photograph - Donald Westlake

By: Westlake, Donald

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1986

Seller ID: 3901

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Donald Westlake (1933 -- ). Typed letter signed 1986 on stationery from the Fontainebleau Hilton in Miami Beach, Florida. With black and white photograph, 5 x 7 glossy, of the author and a woman; photograph is by Lightworker Photography, High Falls, N.Y. Westlake is an American writer of mystery and detective fiction. View more info

Image for Fifteen Orations on Various Subjects; Delivered To a Public society, at the Queen's Arms, in Newgate-Street, London.

Fifteen Orations on Various Subjects; Delivered To a Public society, at the Queen's Arms, in Newgate-Street, London.

By: Wetherall, J.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Printed for E. Eilly: 1758

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5838

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


xii, 192 pages, frontispiece, full leather, 6 3/4 x 4 1/4". Some edge wear, starting to split at lower front hinge, preliminary leaves loosening. Sermons on idolatry, enmity, the Serpent's curse, Nebuchadnezzar's conversion, and more. View more info

Window Peak (Poetry broadside)

By: Whalen, Philip

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, Casa Sin Hombre: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 018729

Condition: As New


Broadside measuring 11 3/4 x 24 inches. Consists of title, photographs by Anne Liebowitz of Whalen (seven) printed examples of the handwritten poem by Whalen and the 18 line printed poem, bottom right. Signed and dated by the author: "Philip Whalen. 1:v:86". Attractively printed on white paper in blue and gray by The Paper Mill Press, Santa Fe. Encapsulated. Mailed rolled. View more info

The Mother's Recompense. [Bound With] Portrait of a Publisher., By Grant Overton, and The First Hundred Years of the House of Appleton, 1825-1925.

By: Wharton, Edith

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New York, New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1925

Seller ID: 12991

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


"This edition has been specially printed to celebrate the Twenty-fifth Anniversary of the American Booksellers Association and the One-Hundreth Anniversary of D. Appleton and Company, and is presented to the members of the Association and their guests on the occasion of their annual Banquet. Chicago, May Fourteenth, Nineteen Twenty-five." 342 pages; 96 pages; illustrations; bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering. Interesting history of the bookseller company D. ... View more info

Billie Bradley and Her Classmates; or, The Secret of the Locked Tower

By: Wheeler, Janet D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples and Leon Company: 1921

Seller ID: 020432

Condition: Fine


No. 4 of 9 in the series. Original publisher's green cloth binding with multicolored illustrated dust wrapper. The illustration on the dust wrapper shows Billie Bradley overlooking an oceanside scene. 5 3/8" x 7 5/8." 204 pages, complete. One black and white frontispiece, complete. Eight pages of advertisements in the back for other titles in the Billie Bradley series and similar books and series such as the Barton Books for Girls, the Ruth Fielding series,... View more info

Billie Bradley at Three Towers Hall; or, Leading a Needed Rebellion

By: Wheeler, Janet D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples and Leon Company: 1920

Seller ID: 020434

Condition: Fine


No. 2 of 9 in the series. Original publisher's green cloth binding with multicolored illustrated dust wrapper. The illustration on the dust wrapper shows Billie Bradley overlooking an oceanside scene. 5 3/8" x 7 5/8." 206 pages, complete. One black and white frontispiece, complete. Six pages of advertisements in the back for other titles in the Billie Bradley series and similar books and series such as the Betty Gordon series, the Ruth Fielding series, the ... View more info

Billie Bradley at Twin Lakes; or, Jolly Schoolgirls Afloat and Ashore

By: Wheeler, Janet D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples and Leon Company: 1922

Seller ID: 020433

Condition: Fine


No. 5 of 9 in the series. Original publisher's dark green cloth binding with multicolored illustrated dust wrapper. The illustration on the dust wrapper shows Billie Bradley overlooking an oceanside scene. 5 3/8" x 7 5/8." 204 pages, complete. One black and white frontispiece, complete. Eight pages of advertisements in the back for other titles in the Billie Bradley series and similar books and series such as the Barton Books for Girls, the Linger-Not seri... View more info

The Demon Cruiser.

By: Wheeler, R.L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, The Arthur Westbrook Company: 1909

Seller ID: 14798

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


'Beadle's Frontier Series, No. 93'. 100 pages; ad on the back cover; color illustrated cover (5 x 7 inch). Very good clean copy. View more info

Long Bob of Kentucky.

By: Wheeler, R.L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, The Arthur Westbrook Company: 1909

Seller ID: 14800

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


'Beadle's Frontier Series, No. 100'. 100 pages; ad on back page; color illustrated cover (5 x 7 inch) with small missing chip on the back. Very good clean copy. View more info

The Scout of Long Island.

By: Wheeler, R.L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Ivers & Co., Publishers: 1909

Seller ID: 14808

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


'Beadle's Frontier Series, No. 75'. 97 pages; [5] pages ads in back; color illustrated cover (5 x 7 inch). Some missing chips along the spine. Very good clean copy. View more info

The Scout of the St. Lawrence.

By: Wheeler, W.L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Ivers & Co., Publishers: 1909

Seller ID: 14796

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


'Beadle's Frontier Series, No. 98'. 100 pages; [2] pages ads in back; color illustrated cover (5 x 7 inch). Very good clean copy. View more info

Signature on Card - Edwin Percy Whipple

By: Whipple, Edwin Percy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1879

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019245

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Signature on beige card by Edwin Percy Whipple in black ink. Dated to October 25, 1879 in Boston. 4 1/2" x 3." Card reads: "Boston, Oct. 25, 1879. E. P. Whipple." Top, fore, and bottom edges gilt. Card is intact overall. A couple slight tears on the back. Signature is very clean and intact. On the back is "American author" in pencil from a former owner. Edwin Percy Whipple (1819-1886) was an American essayist and literary critic. He wa... View more info

The Awakening of Mary Fenwick

By: Whitby, Beatrice

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, M.J. Ivers & Co., Publishers: 1889

Seller ID: 14890

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


"American Series, 153". 332 pages; ads in back section; paper wrapper (4 3/4 x 6 7/8 inch). Some chipping to corners, minor hole (paper defect) in title page not effecting text. Very good copy. View more info

Dedication of the Nathaniel Hawthorne Memorial 1804-1864 at Salem, Massachusetts

By: White, Alden Perley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Salem, Mass, Newcomb & Gauss: 1926

Seller ID: 14219

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


35 pages (unopened); illustration; brown paper wrapper (6 1/2 x 9 3/4 inch). Contains Judge Alden White's introductory essay; Presentation of the Memorial by Harlan P. Kelsey; and acceptance of Memorial by the Mayor George J. Bates. Very good clean copy. View more info

Testimony for the Church. Number Thirty-two.

By: White, Ellen G.

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Oakland, CA, Pacific Press: 1885

Seller ID: 019983

Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's maroon cloth binding. 4 3/4" x 7." 232 pages, complete. Index in the back. Pages and covers are very clean and intact. Ellen G. White (1827-1915) was a Sabbatarian Adventist and was one of the founders of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. White was an evangelical writer who wrote many books on the Great Controversy and successful Christian living. She also wrote on other subjects such as parenting, health, education, and social justice... View more info

15 Poems for William Shakespeare. With an Introduction By Partrick Galand, John Lehmann & William Plomer.

By: White, Eric W. [editor]

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Stratford-upon-Avon, England, 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13488

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


15, [2] pages; stiff paper wrapper (6 x 10 inch) with title on the cover. Collection of poems relating to Shakespeare, the results of a contest held in his honour. Poems by: Edmund Blunden, Charles Causley, Roy Fuller, Thom Gunn, Randall Jarrell, Thomas Kinsella, Laurie Lee, Dom Moraes, Peter Porter, W.J. Snodgrass, Stephen Spender, Derek Walcott, Vernon Watkins, Davis Wright and Hugh MacDiarmid. Very good clean copy. View more info

The Lincoln and Douglas Debates: An Address Before the Chicago Historical Society, February 17, 1914

By: White, Horace

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Chicago, IL, The University of Chicago Press: 1914

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019558

Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's brown wrapper. Address given on February 17, 1914. Published July 1914. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2." Thirty-two pages, complete. Included are reprinted black and white portraits of Horace White, Stephen Douglas, and Abraham Lincoln and a reprinted letter of indorsement from Lincoln to Douglas. Two copies available at $37.50 each. Pages and covers of both copies are clean and intact. Former ownership inscription of "Ralph R. Ritzman" on fr... View more info

Original Letters, Etc. Of Sir John Falstaff and His Friends; Originally Published in 1796, and Now Reprinted, with an Introductory Note By Charles Edmund Merrill, Jr.

By: White, James T. & Co.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New York & London, Harper & Brothers: 1924

Seller ID: 6769

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


154 pages, frontispiece, red cloth with gilt stamped spine label, 7.5 x 5", #354 of 720 copies by the Pynson Press. Spine a bit sunned, label slightly chipped, still a nice copy in edge worn slipcase. View more info

Three Uneasy Pieces

By: White, Patrick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018733

Condition: As New


Unworn dust jacket. Seemingly never read. Dust wrapper not price clipped. No remainder mark. White was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1985 3/4 x 8 3/8 inches. 59 pages. View more info

Conjuror's House : A Romance of the Free Forest.

By: White, Stewart E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, McClure, Phillips & Co.: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13417

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


260 pages; [12] pages of ads in the back; illustrations; publisher's green cloth binding with forest design in gilt and black on the cover. Former owner's inscription on the front flyleaf. Stewart White (1873-1946) was an American fiction writer of "Westerns" with a emphasis on natural history and outdoor living. Very good clean copy. View more info