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The Re-Creation of Brian Kent

By: Wright, Harold Bell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Book Supply Company: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017935

Condition: Fine


Original red cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. 5 X 7 1/2 inches. 343 pages. Copy also has 8 pages about Harold Bell Wright's life. Copy also has 4 color illustrations by J. Allen St. John as is the dust jacket. Chudleigh "Harold Bell Wright" books page 18. Wright (1872-1944) was an American novelist and essay writer. St John (1875-1957) was an American author and illustrator. "The Re-Creation of Brian Kent" was made into a movie in 1925... View more info

Birthday Sonnet

By: Wylie, Elinor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6991

Condition: Collectible-Fine


The Poetry Quartos. Illustrated wrappers. Consists of title page, one page poem and limitation page. 475 copies printed. View more info

Four Sons; Photoplay Title of Mother Bernle Learns Her Letters and Other Stories

By: Wylie, I. A. R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers. New York. (1928).: 1928

Seller ID: 519

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Photoplay. Gilt edging to leather on front and rear covers, much gilt decoration on spine with gilt lettering. Illustrated with scenes from the William Fox Photoplay, A John Ford Production. 335 pages. Marbled front and rear end papers. Grandmother Bernle must learn her letters before she can join her son in America. View more info

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Xenophontis, Philosophi et Imperatoris Clarissimi, Qua Extant Opera. A Joanne Leunclavio Tertia Cura in Latinum Sermonem Conversa

By: Xenophon

Price: $475.00

Publisher: Andreae Wecheli Haeredes: 1595

Seller ID: 12135

Condition: Very Good


2 volumes. I: [xvi] 698 pages. II: 402, [104] pages; index. (complete). Former library stamp in both volumes. No external markings Half-binding in leather with marbled boards. Some cracking along the hinges. Latin edition of the works of Xenophon by Leunclavius (Loewenklau) based on the edition of H. Estienne. With notes of Aemilius Portus. View more info

Japanese Family and Business Photograph Album, circa 1900-1943

By: Yaskawa Electric Company; Taimeisyokai Company

Price: $250.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 019964

Condition: Very Good


A brown leather album with sewn edges containing many photographs mounted on stiff black paper leaves. A beautiful collection of 123 black and white photographs that show daily life in Japan. No date, circa 1900-1943. Album measures 13 1/2" x 10." Photographs come in various sizes, such as 2 1/4" x 3 1/4," 6" x 4," and 11" x 8 1/2." Forty-six pages, complete. Many of the photographs have captions in Japanese kanji handwritten with wh... View more info

Autograph Letter Signed

By: Yates, Edmund

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1887

Seller ID: 8931

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Folded letter signed (4 x 6 inch) and dated Christmas 1887. The Temple, Goring, Oxfordshire letterhead. Letter discusses new lodgings. Edmund Yates (1831-1894) was a British journalist and novelist who's one claim to fame was a feud with Thackeray that ended with Yates' forced resignation from the Garrick Club in 1858. Residue of page formerly pasted to on the back of the letter, else nice and clean. View more info

Tinsley's Magazine, Conducted by Edmund Yates: Vol. 1, from August 1867 to January 1868

By: Yates, Edmund, editor

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Tinsley Brothers: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018982

Condition: Very Good


No date, but circa 1868. Beautiful three-quarter contemporary leather binding with gilt lettering and decorations. Marbled boards. The first volume of the magazine, issued in book form. 22 illustrations, including five hand colored fashion plates. Complete. Some foxing of a few pages, but not affecting the plates 6 x 8 inches. 760 pages. View more info

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Essays.

By: Yeats, W.B. [or William Butler]

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1924

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 12595

Condition: Very Good


250 copies, this is number 65, printed. Signed by Yeats under the limitation notice. viii, 538 pages; boards with paper labels. Spine label chipped at bottom right hand corner, not affecting lettering, otherwise an unworn copy. Contains his 'Ideas of Good and Evil (1896-1903)'; 'The Cutting of an Agate (1903-1915)'; 'Per Amica Silentia Lunae (1916-1917)'. A very good unworn copy under mylar. View more info

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Plays in Prose and Verse. Written for an Irish Theatre, and Generally with the Help of a Friend.

By: Yeats, W.B. [or William Butler]

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Co.: 1924

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 12596

Condition: Very Good


250 copies printed, this is number 33. Signed by Yeats under the limitation notice. vii, 455 pages; boards with paper labels. Spine label slightly chipped top right hand corner, not affecting lettering. small, light spot (7/8 x 3/8 inch) on the front cover. Otherwise an unworn copy. Former owner's attractive bookplate 'GAEL' on front pastedown. Contains the following plays - Cathleen ni Houlihan; The Pot of Broth; The Hour-Glass (in prose); The King's Threshold; On Baile... View more info

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Early Poems and Stories.

By: Yeats, W.B. [or William Butler]

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Co.: 1925

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 12597

Condition: Very Good


Edition of 250 copies printed, this being #45. Signed by Yeats under the limitation notice. x, 528 pages; boards with paper labels. Unworn copy. Contains his 'The Wanderings of Usheen (1889)'; 'Crossways (1889)'; 'The Rose (1893)'; 'The Celtic Twilight (1893)'; 'The Secret Rose (1897)'; 'Stories of Red Hanrahan'; 'Rosa Alchemica'; and notes. Very good clean copy. View more info

Select Orations of M. T. Cicero

By: Yonge, C. D., Translator

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers, Publishers. 1882. New York.: 1882

Seller ID: 2704

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Embossed cloth. 580 pages. Contents include: the First, Second, Third and Fourth Orations against Catiline; Orations for -- L. Murena, P. Sylla, A. L. Archias, C. R. Postumus, M. C. Marcellus, etc.; The Fourteen Orations Against M. Antonius, Call ed Philippics; and the Fourth Book of the Second Pleading in the Prosecution of Verres, - - Respecting the Statues. View more info

Yosemite National Park

By: Yosemite Valley Railway Company

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Chicago?, O. W. Lehmer: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019378

Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's beige wrapper. 11" x 8." Twenty-eight pages, complete. Black and white photographs and illustrations in both black and white and color, complete. Beautiful front cover with gilt lettering, impressed decorations, and a color illustration of Yosemite Falls. Back cover has a gilt logo of the Yosemite Valley Railway Company. Sewn binding has decorative red string tied in a bow. Numerous photographs and illustrations accompany a brief descr... View more info

Jim Redlake.

By: Young, Francis Brett

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd.: 1930

Seller ID: 6742

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


787 pages, navy boards with gilt stamping, gilt top edge, other edges untrimmed, ribbon place marker, #126 of 275 copies, signed by the author. Fine copy. Not as dry as the Author's Note "The ninety-four christened characters of this novel owe their names to the Ordnance Survey" would suggest. View more info

Signature on Card - John Young

By: Young, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 0

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019244

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Signature on blue paper by John Young in brown ink. Cut from a signed letter (Autograph Letter Signed). No date, circa 1897-1899. 4 7/8" x 2 3/4." Paper reads: "John Young" with three inscription lines by Young on top of his signature. Paper is a little wrinkled and has three stickers and a stain on the back. Signature and inscription are clean and intact. John Russell Young (1840-1899) was the seventh Librarian of Congress (1897-1899) and a newspa... View more info

Printed and Holograph Certificate Certifying That John F. McJunkin Was Elected Attorney General in Iowa - Signed by Governor Josiah T. Young

By: Young, Josiah T.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: 1876

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019739

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Document handwritten on beige stationery of the State of Iowa, Executive Department in black ink. Signed by Iowa Governor Josiah T. Young. Also signed by Samuel I. K [...]. Datelined December 18, 1876 in Des Moines, Iowa. 7 1/2" x 10." One page. Also includes embossed seal of Iowa. Paper, handwriting, and signatures are very clean and intact. Document reads: "Hon. John F. McJunkin, Washington, Iowa. Sir: You are hereby notified that at an Election he... View more info

From a Different Angle: A Personal Memoir of Henry Miller, Along with "Always Merry and Bright".

By: Young, Robert, Jr.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan, Roger Jackson, Publisher: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11570

Condition: Collectible-Fine


One of eight lettered copies bound in full leather for the author. This is copy 'F'. 67 pages; illustrations; bound in full leather (5 3/4 x 8 3/4 inch). The first part is a memoir of Henry Miller and the author's time spent with him in Big Sur in August, 1951 at Miller's home. Series of photographs showing Henry, his 3rd wife Lepska, their children and the hide-a-way home where he wrote and painted. The second part is an account of Henry Miller, written after his death,... View more info

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These Same Hills

By: Zietlow, E. R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 015859

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Publisher's 1/4 cloth binding with paper covered boards. One corner bent. Chipping and abrasion on dust jacket, protected by mylar. Inscription on front fly leaf, "For Bob Gouley, I admire your taste in fiction !! Ed Zietlow". This is the author's first published book, about the South Dakota Badlands where the author was raised. View more info

Love's Conflict

By: [Clay, Bertha M.]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Butler Brothers:

Seller ID: 14850

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1910. "The Electric Series". 270 pages; [4] pages ads in back; color illustrated cover, paper wrapper (4 3/4 x 7 inch). Very good copy. View more info

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Tales of a Traveller. By Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.

By: [Irving, Washington]

Price: $175.00

Publisher: John Murray: 1824

Seller ID: 5961

Condition: Very Good


2 volumes: xvi, 364, vi, 394 pages, bound in 3/4 polished leather and marbled boards, gilt tooled spines, gilt stamped spine labels, 8.5 x 5.5". Spines sunned, some edge wear, signature near middle just started, still a nice set. First edition, BAL 10115, state B (no known priority). Contains 5 pieces not in the first American edition. View more info