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The Children of the Ritz
Woolrich, Cornell
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1927. First edition. With an interesting Boni and Liveright pamphlet advertising their "Black and Gold Library" laid in.Woolrich's second book, one of six Fitzgerald-leaning non-mysteries...
WALDEN: Or, Life in the Woods
Thoreau, Henry David
Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1854. First edition. A Very Good copy, which has benefited from professional restoration to the spine. Cloth added at spine ends and hinges repaired. Retains original...
DEATH IN THE AFTERNOON
Hemingway, Ernest
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1932. First Edition. A nearly Fine copy of the book with spine gilt intact and brilliant. Lower corners gently bumped and minor discoloration to the...
INVISIBLE MAN
Ellison, Ralph
New York: Random House, 1952. First edition. A lovely copy of Ellison's masterpiece. Book Near Fine on account of minor separation between the two cloths on the spine, otherwise clean...
Navy Office letter, signed by Pepys and others, to Sir Thomas Osborne, treasurer of the Royal Navy, discussing payment of discharged sailors.
(Pepys, Samuel)
[London]: Navy Office, 20 Nov. [1672]. Folio, folded once to form a bifolium (299 × 190 mm), one page, address panel on verso (noted as delivered “past one att clock...
THE CAT IN THE HAT
Dr. Seuss [Theodor S. Geisel]
New York: Random House, 1957. First edition. True first printing in matte boards with a single signature and original dust jacket, priced at 200/200. A Fine copy of the book...
THE LIGHTHOUSE AT THE END OF THE WORLD
Verne, Jules
New York: G. Howard Watt, 1924. First American edition. A Very Good + copy of the book with the rear hinge professionally tightened and a previous owner's name on the...
MOBY DICK
Melville, Herman (Rockwell Kent)
New York: Random House, 1930. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent. First Edition. A lovely copy of Rockwell Kent's illustrated "Moby Dick," published shortly after the three volume Lakeside Press Edition. Book...
SLAVES OF SLEEP (Signed First Edition)
Hubbard, L. Ron
Chicago: Shasta Publishers, 1948. First edition. A lovely copy of the book, signed by the author on the front end-paper, apparently one of the subscriber copies. Book Fine with top...
The Aesthetic Movement in England [Inscribed by Wilde]
[Wilde, Oscar] Walter Hamilton
London: Reeves & Turner, 1882. First edition. Octavo. Original green cloth, decoration and titles to upper board gilt, patterned endpapers. Contents a little shaken, spine repaired at joints and hinges...
THE REIVERS (Signed, Limited Edition)
Faulkner, William
New York: Random House, 1962. First edition. One of five hundred copies of the signed, first edition of this Faulkner high spot. Book about Fine, clean and tight, with just...
THE HORN (Inscribed First Edition)
Holmes, John Clellon
New York: Random House, 1958. First edition. A lovely first edition of this book, inscribed in the year of publication on the front end paper to novelist Ann Petry: "For...
GONE WITH THE WIND (Inscribed First Edition)
Mitchell, Margaret
New York: Macmillan, 1936. First edition. First printing, May 1936. A beautiful copy rebound in full green morocco with raised bands, gilt dentelles, marbled endpapers and the original cloth bound...
POST OFFICE (SIGNED LIMITED EDITION)
Bukowski, Charles
Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press, 1971. First edition. One of 250 copies of the signed, limited edition of Bukowski's first novel. Book is Near Fine with very little fading to...
Ralph 124 C41+: A Romance of the Year 2660 (Presentation copy)
Gernsback, Hugo
Boston: The Stratford Company, 1925. First edition. Presentation copy, inscribed on the front end paper: "With the compliments of the author H Gernsback 1925." Bookplate on the front paste down...
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB
Dickens, Charles
London: Chapman and Hall, 1837. First edition. 8vo: [xvi], 609, [1], complete with 43 inserted plates, although bound without the half-title. The textual points are generally second state, showing corrections...
THE BEAUTIFUL AND DAMNED
Fitzgerald, F. Scott
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1922. First edition. First printing without Scribner's seal on the copyright page, and no ads following the novel. A bright, Near Fine copy of the...
THE HISTORY OF TOM JONES, A FOUNDLING
Fielding, Henry
London: Printed for A. Millar, 1749. First edition. Six volumes. First issue with errata leaf in Vol. 1, errata uncorrected, and all cancels and final blanks (K12 in Vol. 1...
FAUST
Goethe (John Anster trans. & Harry Clarke...
New York: Dingwall Rock Limited, 1925. First edition thus. A SIGNED, Limited edition of "Faust" translated by John Anster and illustrated by Harry Clarke (with Clarke's signature on the limitation...
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Twain, Mark [Samuel L. Clemens]
Hartford, Conn. The American Publishing Company, 1876. First edition. Second printing, with the half-title and the frontis illustration on the same sheet, printed on wove paper. A Very Good +...
The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm (Presentation Copy with Signed Letter)
[Rackham, Arthur] The Brothers Grimm
London: Constable & Co. 1909. First edition. One of approximately thirty copies of the deluxe limited edition that were reserved for presenation. This one signed and dated November 23, 1909...
MEN AND WOMEN
Browning, Robert
Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1856. First American edition. A tight, nearly Fine copy of Browning's famous book of poetry. Original brown, blindstamped cloth with a bit of loss/dulling to the...
The Tales of Beedle the Bard (Signed First Edition)
Rowling, J.K.
New York: Children's High Level Group / Arthur A. Levine Books, 2008. First American trade edition. A Fine copy in the publisher's original illustrated boards. Slightest pushing to the spine...
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam the Astronomer-Poet of Persia, rendered into English by Edward Fitzgerald with an Accompaniment of Drawings by Elihu Vedder (Inscribed by Vedder)
Vedder, Elihu (1836 - 1923) illustrator; Omar...
Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1884. First Illustrated Edition. Inscribed by Vedder on the first blank: "My dear Mr. Haggin | I send you my autograph with the greatest pleasure...
Autograph letter signed by C. S. Lewis from 1951, discussing the author's reaction to young author Ray Bradbury
Lewis, C. S. [Ray Bradbury]
N.p. N.p. 1951. Autograph letter signed by C. S. Lewis to a fan named Mr. Rutyearts discussing the author's reaction to a new writing talent, Ray BradburyThe letter is dated...