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A Conrad Argosy: With Woodcuts

By: Conrad, Joseph; McFee, William (Introduction) ;

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Co. , Inc., 1942


DJ edgeworn, chipped, in mylar. Paper cover boards edgeworn, light dampstaining to edges of last few page edges. Previous owner's name. Corners bumped. ; Woodcuts; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 713 pages; 28910 View more info

A Quarto Of Modern Literature

By: Brown, Leonard, and Porter G. Perrin (Ed. 's)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935

Edition: 1st Edition Thus


Brown paper covers simulating the look of leather, gilt lettering. Edgeworn. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 436 pages; 15616UU View more info

A QUICK KISS OF REDEMPTION

By: Means, David

Price: $18.20

Publisher: William Morrow, 1991

Edition: 1st Edition


Author's first book. ; 15543-. . View more info

A SUSAN SONTAG READER

By: Sontag, Susan (Introduction by Elizabeth Hardwick

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1982

Edition: 1st Edition Thus


Edgeworn; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 446 pages; 15307. . View more info

A TRAVELLER IN ROMANCE

By: Maugham, W. Somerset (edited by John Whitehead)

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Potter, Crown, 1984

Edition: 1st US Edition


Color frontispiece of Maugham. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 275 pages; 16572N . View more info

A Treasury Of American Folklore

By: Botkin, B. A. & Carl Sandburg

Price: $7.80

Publisher: Crown Publishers, 1944


Front gutter beginning to crack; light edgewear. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 932 pages; 27838Nss View more info

A Treasury Of American Writers From Harper's Magazine

By: Knowles, Horace (Ed. )

Price: $22.00

Publisher: NY, Bonanza Books, 1985


With selections by E. B. White, William Faulkner, John Gunther, Katherine Anne Porter, John Muir, Sinclair Lewis, Robert Frost, Betty Friedan, James Thurber, and 77 others. Page edges yellowed. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 696 pages; 25058 View more info

A TREASURY OF THE ESSAY

By: Combs, Homer C.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Spencer Press, 1955


Black boards, gilt lettering; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 12979ref View more info

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About Women A Collection of Short Stories

By: Reed, Helene (Ed. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: World Publishing, 1945

Edition: 4th Printing


Includes stories by Pearl S. Buck, Katherine Mansfield, Eleanor Mercein Kelly, Dorothy Parker, Mazo de la Roche, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Isabel Scott Rorick, Tess Slesinger, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, Phyllis Bottome, Edith Wharton, Mignon G. Eberhart, Sheila Kaye-Smith, Mary Austin, Sister Mary Francis, Angelica Gibbs, Sophie Kerr, Kay Boyle, Elizabeth Goudge, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings and Katherine Anne Porter. Pages badly tanned, cloth boards frayed and pitted. ; 8vo ... View more info

AGAINST THE WIND

By: Hansen, Martin A.

Price: $9.75

Publisher: NY, Frederick Ungar Publishing, 1979


DJ price-clipped, one closed tear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 273 pages; 22952Nss . View more info

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Amazing Grace

By: Drake, Robert

Price: $10.40

Publisher: Philadelpha, PA, Chilton Books, 1965

Edition: 1st Edition


Mildly worn DJ in new mylar. Series of stories that appear to be autobiographical in nature. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 156 pages; 16256 View more info

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American Literature Our American Heritage

By: Blankenship, Russell, and Lyman, Hill, Smith

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Chicago, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1948

Edition: 3rd Edition


. ..contains at least one selection from every important American writer...from Franklin to...Crane. New England, Middle Atlantic, South, Middle West, and Far West are all represented by their best and most typical writers." ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 804 pages; 21566 View more info

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American Points Of View

By: Cordell, William H. , and Kathryn Coe Cordell, editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Doran and Company, 1936

Edition: 1st Edition


Text Edition. This is the 2nd volume in a series of books that took articles and essays published in American magazines, and contains 37 essays beginning with Ernest Hemingway's "Notes on the Next War". Red boards sun-faded except where the bookends were, particularly the spine. PON. No marginalia, hiliting. Not an ex-library. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 461 pages; 30000 View more info

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American State Papers; The Federalist; On Liberty, Representative Government, Utilitarianism

By: Hamilton, Madison, Jay; Mill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Encyclopedia Britannica, 1971

Edition: Later Printing


Blue cloth, blue and brown spine with gilt lettering. ; Great Books of the Western World Series; Vol. 43; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 22874 View more info

American Writers On American Literature, By Thirty-seven Contemporary Writers

By: Macy, John (Ed. )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Horace Liveright, 1931

Edition: 1st Edition


Essays on noted American authors, from colonial times through the late 1920s ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 539 pages; 25340 View more info