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  • MacLENNAN, Toby
    1 WALKED OUT OF 2 AND FORGOT IT

    Edition: First printing

    Millerton, New York: Something Else Press, 1972. Inscribed by Author; Octavo, red cloth, pale green endpapers, black top page edges. pp (vi), 90. Fine in fine jacket. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR "To Christopher with great expectations Love Toby Oct. 1976." A first novel by this Detroit woman who was an expatriate living in Canada. Edition of 1k copies. ; Signed by Author 0871100835

    Book ID: 37077
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  • BOYLAN, Clare
    11 EDWARD STREET (proof copy)

    Edition: First US Edition

    New York: Talese/Doubleday, 1992. Uncorrected proof in cream non-pictorial card covers. Corner crease to front cover, light spine sunning, VG otherwise. A novel of Dublin.

    Book ID: 32352
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  • KALININ, Judith Lynn
    12 POEMS AT THE END OF ANOTHER 1000 YEARS

    Edition: First printing

    San Mateo, CA: True Heart Publications, 1998. Octavo, 12 pp stapled in lavendar paper covers. Covers faintly sunned at margins, else fine. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Book ID: 47140
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  • BUCHAN, John
    17 catalogues from Bannatyne Books of London, UK

    17 catalogues, 8-16 pp each, stapled in paper covers. Present are no. 1 (Jan., 1984), 2,3,4,7,8,9, 10,12,13,14,15,16,17,18,21,22 (Nov. 1997). Good-VG condition, some with slight annotation or marks. Bannatyne Books were John Buchan specialists and the catalogues contain only books by or pertaining to Buchan. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 50283
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  • BOLL, Heinrich
    18 STORIES. Translated from the German by Leila Vennewitz

    Edition: First paper edition

    New York: McGraw-Hill, 1971. Card covers. Orange spine letters faded, VG+ otherwise. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 53544
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  • LOEWINSOHN, Ron
    3 BACKYARD DRAMAS, WITH MAMAS

    Edition: First printing

    Santa Barbara, CA: Unicorn. 12mo, pp [8], sewn in green card covers. Fine copy. 400 copies published, May 26, 1967, on the occasion of Loewinsohn's poetry reading at the Unicorn Book Shop. Printed by Alan Brilliant & Jeffrey Sorenson at the Unicorn Press. An early Unicorn imprint. Reportedly most of the edition was scrapped because the author was unhappy with the printing (some of the inking is not perfect). This is Lepper's state "c" (no priority), one of 270 copies thus. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Book ID: 47177
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  • PHILLIPS, Michael Joseph
    4 POEMS FOR A CHOCOLATE PRINCESS. Poses by Candy Jones

    Bloomington, IN: Phillips Publishing Corporation, no date (1969). Quarto, pp [8], stapled in paper covers. One inch split to top spine fold, creased nick to front cover, VG otherwise. Poems with photos of an African-American woman. You don't see titles like this anymore. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Book ID: 47156
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  • Ewart, Gavin
    85 Poems

    Edition: First printing

    London: Hutchinson, 1993. Octavo, card covers. Tidy ink owner name at top margin of front free endpaper, with ink date on the other side, else fine. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced. 0091775418

    Book ID: 35004
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  • DEMING, Robert H.
    A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF JAMES JOYCE STUDIES

    Lawrence, KS: University of Kansas Libraries, 1965. Second printing. Green card covers. pp (8), 180, [4]. Bit of rubbing to spine folds, small tears to upper inner corner of rear cover, VG otherwise. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 50327
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  • LILLEY, George P.
    A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF JOHN MIDDLETON MURRY

    Edition: First Canadian issue

    University of Toronto Press, 1974. Brown cloth. 226 pp. Fine in fine jacket. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 50758
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  • ARMITAGE, C.M. and Neil Clark (Louis MacNeice)
    A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WORKS OF LOUIS MacNEICE

    Edition: First Canadian issue

    Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 1973. Red cloth. pp 136 + frontispiece photo. Index, bound-in ribbon marker. Fine in VG jacket. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 50624
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  • A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WRITINGS OF D.H. LAWRENCE. With a Foreword by D.H. Lawrence by McDONALD, Edward D. (D.H. Lawrence)
    McDONALD, Edward D. (D.H. Lawrence)
    A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WRITINGS OF D.H. LAWRENCE. With a Foreword by D.H. Lawrence

    Edition: First printing

    Philadelphia: The Centaur Book Shop, 1925. Cream linen spine and blue boards, with paper labels. pp [4], (4), (154). Tipped in frontispiece portrait with tissue guards. # 201 of an edition of 500 copies. Spine a bit darkened with small soil spots, spine label darkened and a bit rubbed, yellowing to page edges, rubbing to lower edges of boards, VG otherwise. With the handsome bookplate of Clement Shorter, designed by Walter Crane (woman seated with open book). The first DHL bibliography. Lawrence's Foreword titled "The Bad Side of Books". ; Octavo

    Book ID: 50617
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  • RATNER, Rochelle (1949-2008)
    A BIRTHDAY OF WATERS. Neil Greenberg drawings

    Edition: First printing

    New York: New Rivers Press, 1977. Paper issue (400 copies). Octavo, card covers. pp (88). Bit of rubbing to spine ends, soft bump to upper outer corners, VG. Poetry. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Book ID: 47133
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  • OSBORNE, John
    A BOND HONOURED. A Play. (from Lope de Vega).

    Edition: First printing

    London: Faber, 1966. Light red cloth. Slight sunning to foot of spine, light endpaper tanning from binding, VG otherwise, no previous owner names. Price-clipped dust jacket faintly soiled, with the remains of a price-sticker above the flap clip, else fine . An adaptation of de Vega's "La Fianza Satisfecha".

    Book ID: 12008
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  • A BOOK OF JESUS by GOYEN, William
    GOYEN, William
    A BOOK OF JESUS

    Edition: First printing

    Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1973. Squarish 16mo, xii, 143, 5 pp. Blue cloth. Minute rubbing to spine tips, else fine. Price-clipped jacket lightly dust soiled to rear panel; light rubbing to spine folds; spine lightly sunned,; edge nick to front panel; VG+ otherwise. "This little book offers a joyful promise of abiding love and personal fulfillment. Drawing directly on the four Gospels, it retells the story of Jesus in simple language that reveals the true man not only through his teachings but also in his relationships with other people." - jacket flap. Uncommon book by the noted novelist. 0385059795

    Book ID: 7513
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  • MOTT, Michael
    A BOOK OF PICTURES

    Edition: First Edition

    Dulwich Village (England): Oufpost Publication, 1962. Octavo, 16 pp, card covers, Very soft crease to lower outer corners of covers, else fine. Author's third book of poetry. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Book ID: 40966
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  • MENCKEN, H. L.
    A BOOK OF PREFACES

    New York: Knopf, 1920. Thirrd edition. Black cloth, red topstain. The spine has three small white flecks, bit of rubbing to tips, and the pale green spine lettering is dulled. Topstain sunned and slightly age-darkened, page edges lightly tanned and foxed, light yellowing and foxing to endpapers; a good, sound jacketless copy. First published 1917, this third edition follows the text of the 1918 second and slightly revised edition, but adds a new HLM preface for this third edition.

    Book ID: 12937
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  • KERNAHAN, Coulson
    A BOOK OF STRANGE SINS

    London: Ward Lock, 1900. 7th printing (first was in 1893). Dark green cloth, spine gilt lettered, top edge gilt. (viii), 52, [8, ads] pp. Frontispiece portrait with tissue guard inserted. Small light spots to front and rear covers; thin cream endpapers a bit tanned, with consequent offset tanning to first and last page; ink name to front free endpaper; hairline cracks to inner hinges but hinges firm; a nice, bright and unworn copy otherwise of this collection of short stoires, some (all?) of criminous interest. In Hubin and in Queen, The Detective Short Story.; Octavo

    Book ID: 12495
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  • WILSON, A.N.
    A BOTTLE IN THE SMOKE (proof)

    Edition: First US printing

    New York: Viking, 1990. Advance uncorrected proof in beige card covers. Spine lightly sunned; label on front cover giving publication date of Aug. 1990. Fine otherwise. The sequel to INCLINE OUR HEARTS, the second volume of a trilogy.

    Book ID: 46853
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  • FARRELL, James T.
    A BRAND NEW LIFE

    Edition: First Edition

    Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1968. Terra cotta cloth. Front free endpaper has ink and pencil ownership signature, plus small pencil notes, of noted Canadian poet Miriam Waddinton; rear free endpaper has two names and phone numbers in ink; otherwise a VG copy in a VG price-clipped jacket.

    Book ID: 22555
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