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"Not I, But the Wind..."

By: Lawrence, Frieda

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Santa Fe (NM), The Rydal Press, 1934


1st ed., limited to 1000 copies. Unpublished letters and material by D.H. Lawrence and memoirs by his wife, Frieda. Published in an edition of 1,000 numbered and signed by the author. Inscribed and numbered by Frieda Lawrence on verso of half-tile page. Good, clean copy without d/w. The paper covering the boards is chipped at all four corners. Nevertheless, an attractive tight copy. View more info

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2 Vintage Photographs of RLS in Hawaii, c. 1890

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: 1890


Two vintage photographs of Robert Louis Stevenson in the Islands, circa 1890. 1) 8"x10" matte-finish toned silver print of RLS and Kalakaua, King of Hawaii. No photographer listed, but likely taken by Joe Strong. This photograph, a copy of which is in the Stevenson Museum in Edinburgh, is reproduced on the pages of illustrations following p. 214 of J.C. Furnas' "Voyage to Windward... 2) Glossy finish silver print (beginning to fade a bit at the edges ) of "Luau at Manui... View more info

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A Chapbook for Burnt-Out Priests, Rabbis and Ministers

By: Bradbury, Ray

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Cemetary Dance, 1991


1st ed., signed by Bradbury on the title page. Pristine copy! View more info

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A Selection of Aesop's Fables (translated by Boris Artzybasheff)

By: Aesop

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Chamberlain Press, 1984


boards, 5"x6. A selection of fables illustrated with colored wood engravings by Sarah Chamberlain and translated by Boris Artzybasheff. Limited signed edition of 150 copies. Signed by the illustrator on the limitation page. Ten coloured plates, each with small illustration on the reverse. View more info

Ahmed and the Oblivion Machines / A Fable

By: Bradbury, Ray

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Avon Books, 1998


1st ed. Signed by Bradbury on title page. A pristine copy! View more info

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Alice Through the Looking Glass & What Alice Found There

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $185.00

Publisher: London, McGibbon & Kee, 1972

Edition: 1st thus.


1st UK edition of the Ralph Steadman illustrated classic. 4to, black cloth. 144 pp. Centenary edition prepared by the Committee of the Lewis Carroll Society. Near fine copy in fine d/w. The only flaw is a very small bit of bumping (1/4” light crush) at the top of the spine. Signed by Steadman in blue ink on the title page. View more info

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All My Sons / A Play in Three Acts

By: Miller, Arthur

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1947

Edition: First


8vo, beige cloth. The true first edition of Miller's first published play, but without dust-jacket. The book is clean and tight internally with no chipping, rubbing, or noticeable shelf-wear and with no markings inside or out. There are several very light 'rust' spots on the front cover and gutter and some light sunning on back panel. If only it had the jacket. View more info

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Ann Vickers

By: LEWIS, Sinclair

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday, Doran & Co,, 1933


1st ed, first state before Lewis’s correction of the text. [ p.7 Ann’s father dies the year after she leaves college. Page 42 the same father dies before she leaves college.] The d/w states limited to 2350 copies, Very good/near fine: clean and crisp -- just lacks that new car smell. In fair d/w with small chips and tape repair at bottom of spine, several smaller edge nicks, and long closed cut along front hinge. View more info

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Aria da Capo / A Play in One Act

By: Millay, Edna St. Vincent

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothrs, 1924


A later printing [code b-y indicates Feb 1924] but a pristine copy in d/w. View more info

At Play in the Fields of the Lord

By: Matthiessen, Peter

Price: $22.50


Random House, New York, 1965. 1st ed., 1st ptg. Cloth. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: G. Peter Matthiessen's middle-masterpiece. DJ unclipped, and with price visible ($5.95), but with one-inch piece at upper spine and several smaller chips along top edge. D/W slightly age-darkened as is common. View more info

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Be Angry at the Sun

By: Jeffers, Robinson

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Random House, 1941


1st edition in dustjacket. The book itself is in fine condition with no defects other than an old penciled price on front end paper. The dust jacket is good only. No large tears but a 1/2" closed tear at bottom of front cover and several very small nicks or tears at edges. The jacket is darkly tanned on the spine, a 1" wide strip bordering the spine on front, and lighter tanning along the top edge and spine of back. View more info

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Bibliographie Instructive Ou Notice de Quelques Livres Rares Singuliers Et Difficiles Trouver, Avec Des Notes Historiques, Pour Connotre Et Distinguer Les Diffrentes Editions, Et Leur Valeur Dans Le Commerce; disposee par Francois de Los-Rios, Libraire a Lyon. [Unique and Hard to Find Rare Books With Historical Notes To Distinguish the Different Editions, And Their Value In The Trade.]

By: Los-Rios, Jean Francois de.

Price: $450.00


Avigon et Lyon, Seguin et chez l’auteur, 1777. 12mo, full vellum. 207 pp. An early guide to rare-book collecting; a priced-catalog of books sold by Jean-François de Los Rios, with annotations. de Los Rios (1727-1820) was a noted bookseller in Lyon, famously taking advantage of the dispersion of Jesuit libraries after the order was expelled from France in 1764. The Bibliographie instructive was one of his early works, published after more than 17 years as a bookseller ... View more info

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Burning Bright

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $55.00

Publisher: NY, Viking Press, 1950


1st ed., 8vo, beige cloth. Very good in good+ dust jacket. A clean tight copy but with a prior owner's signature inside front cover. D/w is not price clipped but has some light wear at top and bottom of spine, fore-edge; some light spotting. View more info

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Captains Courageous

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NY, Century Co., 1897


First American edition. 8vo, in original decorated green cloth ornamented in red, gold, and green with gilt lettering. Livingston 138. Very good; owner's inked signature on fee, otherwise a fine bright copy. View more info

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Cave Birds: An Alchemical Cave Drama

By: Hughes, Ted

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NY, Viking Press, 1978


1st ed., signed by illustrator Leonard Baskin on the front end paper. 4to, black cloth. 64 pp. A fine as-new copy in dust jacket -- however there are several white spots on the back cover due to a binding defect. View more info