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A Literature Without Qualities: American Writing Since 1945, Berthoff, Warner
181 Berthoff, Warner A Literature Without Qualities: American Writing Since 1945
Berkeley, Los Angeles and London University of California Press 1980 0520036964 / 9780520036963 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Berkeley, Los Angeles and London: University of California Press, 1980. First edition, 1980. Burnt orange cloth with gilt spine lettering, 204 pages with extensive index, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition, looks and feels about new, with vaguely two-toned endpapers, otherwise sound text block, good hinges, very clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq. In Four [4] Volumes [The Tatler], Bickerstaff, Isaac [Joseph Addison, Jonathan Swift and Richard Steele]
182 Bickerstaff, Isaac [Joseph Addison, Jonathan Swift and Richard Steele] The Lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq. In Four [4] Volumes [The Tatler]
London H. Lintot, D. Midwinter, J.&P.Knaptin, W. Innys et al 1749 Hardcover Good 
London: H. Lintot, D. Midwinter, J.&P.Knaptin, W. Innys et al, 1749. Four volumes, title pages dated 1749, part of The Tatler series of British essays. Full period smooth brown leather with tan spine labels with Tatler in gilt, some border decoration to covers in blind, 6.5" tall. Some expected external wear and rubbing, joints all lightly cracked but covers very secure, text blocks firm, pages age-toned but clean, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 245.00 USD
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The Texas Rider, Billings, Buck
183 Billings, Buck The Texas Rider
New York G. Howard Watt 1934 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair 
New York: G. Howard Watt, 1934. First edition, 1934. Very good in fair dustjacket. Bright orange cloth with heavy black cover lettering, salmon tinted top edge, 250 pages, color illustrated dustjacket. This book is in very good condition with gently rubbed corners and spine ends, light surface soil to edges, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is corner clipped and is in fair condition with a two by three inch chip obstructing the top left corner of front panel and overlapping the spine, otherwise mild rubbing to its extremities, plus another very neatly closed tear and corner chip to its rear panel. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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Everybody's Friend, or; Josh Billing's Encyclopedia and Proverbial Philosophy of Wit and Humor, Billings, Josh.  Illustrated By Thomas Nast and Others
184 Billings, Josh. Illustrated By Thomas Nast and Others Everybody's Friend, or; Josh Billing's Encyclopedia and Proverbial Philosophy of Wit and Humor
Hartford, Connecticut American Publishing Company 1874 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
Hartford, Connecticut: American Publishing Company, 1874. First edition [1874]. Short anecdotes illustrated with black and white engravings, mainly social caricature by Thomas Nast. Externally fair, internally good to very good. Brown cloth printed in gilt, 617 pages plus six pages of ads. Covers worn at the extremities with chips to the spine ends and edges, transparent speckles to front cover and spine, good hinges, sound text block, foxed frontis and title page, very little other foxing, pages clean, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 185.00 USD
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Pushkin: A Biography, Binyon, T.J.
185 Binyon, T.J. Pushkin: A Biography
New York Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. 2003 1400041104 / 9781400041107 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 2003. First edition, 2003. Maroon hardcover with black spine, 727 pages with extensive index, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition, looks and feels about new, with lightly rubbed top of spine, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Miracle of Friendship.  The Friendship Booklets, Black, Hugh
186 Black, Hugh Miracle of Friendship. The Friendship Booklets
New York Fleming H. Revell Company 1903 Paperback Very Good 
New York: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1903. Published 1903. Gift booklet with thoughts about friendship. Blue softcover printed in dark blue, text pages have a decorative green border, 27 pages. Some very light edgewear to the covers, internally fine with no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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187 Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine. Vol. CXII, July - December, 1872
Edinburgh William Blackwood and Sons 1872 Hardcover Fair 
Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1872. Volume CXII, July - Dec. 1872. Worn. Three quarter calf over marbled boards, gilt spine lettering. Ex-library (college library), with spine label, bookplate on front pastedown, stamp on front free endpaper, no other markings. Binding copy, externally poor but internally very good, covers badly chipped, front cover barely attached, text block sound with no loosened pages, pages clean.. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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188 Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine. Vol. CXIII, January - June 1873
Edinburgh William Blackwood and Sons 1873 Hardcover Fair 
Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1873. Vol. CXIII, Jan. - June 1873. Worn. Three quarter calf over marbled boards, gilt spine lettering. Ex-library (college library), with spine label, bookplate on front pastedown, stamp on front free endpaper, no other markings. Binding copy, externally poor but internally very good, covers badly chipped, front cover detached, text block sound with no loosened pages, pages clean.. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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189 Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine. Vol. CXVI, July - December, 1874
Edinburgh William Blackwood and Sons 1874 Hardcover Fair 
Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1874. Vol. CXVI, July - Dec. 1874. Worn. Three quarter calf over marbled boards, gilt spine lettering. Ex-library (college library), with spine label, bookplate on front pastedown, stamp on front free endpaper, no other markings. Binding copy, externally poor but internally very good, covers badly chipped, covers barely attached, text block sound with no loosened pages, pages clean.. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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A Gentle Pioneer. Being the Story of the Early Days in the New West, Blanchard, Amy E.  Illustrated By Ida Waugh
190 Blanchard, Amy E. Illustrated By Ida Waugh A Gentle Pioneer. Being the Story of the Early Days in the New West
Boston W. A. Wilde and Company 1903 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No 
Boston: W. A. Wilde and Company, 1903. First edition. Attractive copy in light blue-green cloth lettered in gilt and decorated in dark green, illustrated with black and white plates, 336 pages, no dustjacket. Light rubbing to the covers, mainly the corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, 1903 gift notation on front free endpaper, old address label on front pastedown, pages clean and otherwise free from names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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A Girl of '76, Blanchard, Amy E.  Illustrated By Ida Waugh
191 Blanchard, Amy E. Illustrated By Ida Waugh A Girl of '76
Boston W. A. Wilde and Company 1898 First Edition Hardcover Fair No 
Boston: W. A. Wilde and Company, 1898. First edition [1898]. Externally worn but attractive copy. Tan cloth lettered in gilt and decorated in green and red. Covers rubbed with some light spotting, lower spine end and lower corners frayed, sound binding with very minor internal repair to rear hinge, text block sound but no longer firm, pages clean with a few very minor instances of finger soil to the margins, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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192 Blanchard, Henry The White Bull
Garden City, New York Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1947 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Signed
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1947. Stated first edition [1947]. Author's first book, set in Normandy, France, a tale of love and heroism before and after World War II. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To my good friends the Snows; Nobody could [?] better, Henry Blanchard, Aug. 7, 1947". Also includes the author's calling card and a book review, both laid in loosely at the front. Blue cloth printed in white, 252 pages, illustrated dustjacket with the author's portrait on the rear panel. Light rubbing to the corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, unevenly age-toned endpapers, pages clean and free from other names or markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has edgewear, including numerous tiny chips and closed tears, little paper loss. The light-colored background of the rear panel is lightly age-toned. A clean and sound copy.. Inscribed by The Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 235.00 USD
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Daughters of Dawn : A Lyrical Pageant or Series of Historic Scenes for Presentation with Music and Dancing, Bliss Carman and Mary Perry King
193 Bliss Carman and Mary Perry King Daughters of Dawn : A Lyrical Pageant or Series of Historic Scenes for Presentation with Music and Dancing
New York Mitchell Kennerley 1913 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1913. First edition [1913]. A series of dramas about historic and illustrious women, illustrated with fifteen dream-like photos of women performing these various roles. Blue cloth lettered in gilt, gilt top, other edges uncut, 118 pages. Some light cover wear, mainly rubbing to the corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with a personal bookplate on the front pastedown, no other names or markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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194 Boccacci, Giovanni. Illustrated By Jacques Wagrez. Translated By S. Prahl Boccacchio: Dekameron
Kobenhavn [Copenhagen], Denmark A. Christiansens Forlag 1904 Hardcover Good 
Kobenhavn [Copenhagen], Denmark: A. Christiansens Forlag, 1904. In Danish. Published 1904. Illustrated in black and white. Green cloth lettered and elaborately decorated in gilt, marbled endpapers, 210, [2] pages. Covers rubbed at the edges with some light fraying, hinges lightly cracked, text block sound with no loosened pages, pages age-toned but clean with some occasional light finger soil to the margins.. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Decameron: The Modell of Wit, Mirth Eloquence and Conversation.  Fine Copy in Slipcase, Boccaccio, John.  Illustrated By Fritz Kredel
195 Boccaccio, John. Illustrated By Fritz Kredel The Decameron: The Modell of Wit, Mirth Eloquence and Conversation. Fine Copy in Slipcase
New York The Heritage Press 1940 Hardcover Fine Very Good Slipcase 
New York: The Heritage Press, 1940. Copyright 1940, more likely printed in the 1960s. Patterned light tan cloth printed with an attractive design in light brick, light brick slipcase. The book is in fine condition, looks and feels new and unread, no names or other markings. The slipcase has some very minor edge rubbing, some minor surface chips along the open edge, structurally sound. Includes Sandglass leaflet. Cloth has some tiny black spots but it is part of the cloth itself, not soil, as some of these spots are partially beneath the printed pattern.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good Slipcase. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Quest, Bodley, R. V. C.
196 Bodley, R. V. C. The Quest
London Robert Hale Limited 1947 First Edition Hardcover Good Good 
London: Robert Hale Limited, 1947. First edition, 1947. Fiction set in Korea, Japan and the Pacific. Black hardcover with dustjacket. The book has some very light shelfwear, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages with a gift notation on the half-title, no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped [3.00] and has some light foxing, edgewear and minor spine darkening, almost no paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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Midwives, Bohjalian, Chris
197 Bohjalian, Chris Midwives
Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A. Random House Inc 1998 0375706771 / 9780375706776 Paperback Very Good Signed
Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Inc, 1998. Published 1998. Signed by the author. Softcover, 372 pages. Some minimal edgewear, otherwise looks and feels new and unread, no other names or markings.. Signed by the Author. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Solitude and Society; with Other Poems, Bolles, John R.
198 Bolles, John R. Solitude and Society; with Other Poems
New York Wiley & Putnam 1846 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
New York: Wiley & Putnam, 1846. First edition [1846]. Worn but sound copy. Dark brown cloth lettered and decorated in gilt and in blind, frontis engraving, blue endpapers. Covers rubbed with chiping to the spine ends and along the joints and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, names on front free endpaper and preliminary blank, pencil notes on final blank, old dampstaining to frontis plate, pages clean with some occasional light foxing, very short closed tear to one page edge.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Life of Johnson, Volume II [The Life of Samuel Johnson, Or Boswell's Life of Doctor Johnson], Boswell, James
199 Boswell, James Life of Johnson, Volume II [The Life of Samuel Johnson, Or Boswell's Life of Doctor Johnson]
London and New York J.M. Dent & Sons; E. P. Dutton & Co. 1927 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
London and New York: J.M. Dent & Sons; E. P. Dutton & Co., 1927. Volume Two of two (covering the years 1776 to 1784). First published in 1906. Dove grey textured, blindstamp decorated cloth with gilt spine lettering and decoration, illustrated endpapers, black tinted top edge, 625 pages, dustjacket. The book is in very good condtion with light edgewear including gently rubbed extreme spine ends, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not corner clipped and is in very good condition with lightly chipped spine ends.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Enchanted. An Authentic Account of the Strange Origin of the New Psychical Club, Bouton, John Bell
200 Bouton, John Bell The Enchanted. An Authentic Account of the Strange Origin of the New Psychical Club
New York Cassell Publishing Co. 1891 First Edition Hardcover Good 
New York: Cassell Publishing Co., 1891. First edition, 1891. Psychic experiences of noted famous authors: Dickens, Irving, Scott, Hawthorne and many more. Gray pictorial cloth printed in gilt and black, top edge gilt. Some edgewear and very minor fraying, good hinges, sound text block, front free endpaper removed, pages clean, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 56.00 USD
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