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Pullen's Pencilings and Various Other Selections, Embracing a Variety of Subjects: pathos, description, argument and narrative, Pullen, Lloyd T.
61 Pullen, Lloyd T. Pullen's Pencilings and Various Other Selections, Embracing a Variety of Subjects: pathos, description, argument and narrative
Evansville, Wisconsin R.M. Antes, 1904 First Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Blue cloth covers, with gilt lettering. 428 pp. + Addendum. Book-plate affixed neatly. Erratum sheet affixed inside front flap, to which are appended penciled notes. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Handbuch Der Speciellen Medicinischen Pathologie Und Therapie, Fur Akademische Vorlesungen Bearbeitet, Zweiter Band, Raimann, Johann Nep. Von
62 Raimann, Johann Nep. Von Handbuch Der Speciellen Medicinischen Pathologie Und Therapie, Fur Akademische Vorlesungen Bearbeitet, Zweiter Band
Wien [ Vienna], Austria Friedrich Bolle, 1831 Fourth Edition Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Brown leather binding with red spine label lettered in gold. Binding edges rubbed, surface of leather peeled a bit at top cover edges and at top of fore cover edges; underlying boards just starting to show through at both outside corners of front cover. Spine (but not spine label) faded, and spine and covers also a bit scuffed; owner's name in ink on both covers and twice on front pastedown; some penciled page references on front free endpaper. Town library blindstamped seal on title page, but no other library markings. Page block edges darkened; pages spotted with foxing; some page corners creased to mark places. Binding tight and square; hinges sound; text pages unmarked (and printed on nearly indestructible cloth paper). Second volume only, of two. xvi + 708 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Poems of James Ryder Randall, Randall, James Ryder; Matthew Page Andrews, ed.
63 Randall, James Ryder; Matthew Page Andrews, ed. The Poems of James Ryder Randall
New York The Tandy-Thomas Company, 1920 Hardcover Fair No Dust Jacket Hardcover 16mo 6" - 7" tall 
Withdrawn from an academic library, with all usual markings, but still a sturdy copy overall. Bumping to spine head and foot, bruising to tips, scuffing to front cover, gift inscription of the previous owner from the editor, Mathew Page Andrews, foxing and soiling to endpapers, slight foxing to remainder of text-block, penned mark at title page, else about Good, a tightly bound and clean copy. 220 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Len Gansett, Read, Opie
64 Read, Opie Len Gansett
Chicago F.J. Schulte & Company, 1888 Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 24mo 5" - 6" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Burgundy cloth covers, with sharp and distinct gilt lettering to cover and to spine. Bumping to spine head and foot, else a lovely little copy of an item scarce in the trade. 383 pp. Probably a reprint of the true First Edition, published in the same year by Ticknor & Fields. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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65 Rhodes, Harrison A Gift Book For My Mother
New York Harper & Brothers, 1931 Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 16mo 6" - 7" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, being a reprint of the original, 1922 edition, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Original grey-blue boards, with vellum-paper spine and corners. Fine duotone portrait of the author at frontis, and with a new Foreword by Anthony Hope. Lovely copy of a son's loving reminiscence of and tribute to his recently deceased mother. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Franklin Year Book: maxims and morals from the great philosopher, Rice, Wallace, compiler
66 Rice, Wallace, compiler The Franklin Year Book: maxims and morals from the great philosopher
Chicago A.C. McClurg & Co., 1907 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Near pocketbook-sized hardcover copy with illustrated, paper-cover boards, cloth-backed, with paper labels still affixed neatly to covers and to spine. Unpaginated, but roughly 60 pp. in length. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Memoirs and Artistic Studies of Adelaide Ristori, Ristori, Adelaide; G. Mantellini, translated
67 Ristori, Adelaide; G. Mantellini, translated Memoirs and Artistic Studies of Adelaide Ristori
New York Doubleday, Page & Company, 1907 First U.S. Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Another fine contribution to the Memoirs of Charming Women series, this being published by Doubleday, Page, New York, 1907, being a First U.S. Edition. Fine portrait at frontis of Adelaide Ristori playing Marie Antoinette. Lots of other lovely black-and-white photographs and illustrations. xiii + 263 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Don Tarquino: a kataleptic phantasmatic romance, Rolfe, Fr. (Frederick Baron Corvo)
68 Rolfe, Fr. (Frederick Baron Corvo) Don Tarquino: a kataleptic phantasmatic romance
London Chatto and Windus, for the Phoenix Library, 1929 First Edition Thus Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 24mo 5" - 6" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. A fine contribution to the Phoenix Library, this being a First Edition Thus, #49. Dealer stamp, neatly affixed inside rear flap. Some sunning to spine, gilt lettering still sharp, light toning along top edge. xi + 257 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Mr. Dooley's Opinions, Russell, Robert Howard
69 Russell, Robert Howard Mr. Dooley's Opinions
New York Robert Howard Russell, 1901 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 12mo 7" - 7 
A cute little tome, handsomely produced, being a sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Self-published by R.H. Russell, 1901, in First Edition state. 212 pp. Green cloth covers with gilt lettering and illustration to cover and spine. Slight bumping to and fraying of spine head and foot, else a lovely copy. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Hoffmanns Werke, Volumes One, Two and Four, Schweizer, Viktor and Paul Zaunert
70 Schweizer, Viktor and Paul Zaunert Hoffmanns Werke, Volumes One, Two and Four
Leipsig and Wien Bibliographisches Institut AG, Hard Cover Very Good Hard Cover 16mo 6" - 7" tall 
This is an incomplete set of three of the volumes from a multi-volume work, attractive, with soft-brown boards in very good condition. Text is remarkably clear, and there is no highlighting or underlining anyway. Spines are worn and rubbed. First volume has a tissue guard opposite the frontispiece, an arresting likeness of Hoffmann. Published probably around 1900, the first volume is preceded by a lengthy introduction by Schweizer, and then a facsimile reprint of a letter from Hoffmann from 1816 opens this first volume. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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William De Morgan: a post-Victorian realist, Seymour, Flora Warren
71 Seymour, Flora Warren William De Morgan: a post-Victorian realist
Chicago The Bookfellows, 1920 Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 24mo 5" - 6" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Hand-made paper, rough-cut page edges, paper label over paper over boards, spine cloth-backed. 72 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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A Country Lawyer, Shute, Henry A.
72 Shute, Henry A. A Country Lawyer
Boston Houghton Mifflin, 1911 First Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover 12mo 7" - 7 Irma Deremeaux 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Mildly soiled covers, bumping to spine head and foot, light edge- and shelf-wear. Published by Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1911. Lovingly illustrated by Irma Deremeaux, including a color plate at frontis. First Edition. 431 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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This Giddy Globe, Simple, Peter; Oliver Herford, ed.
73 Simple, Peter; Oliver Herford, ed. This Giddy Globe
New York George H. Doran Company, 1919 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair Hardcover 24mo 5" - 6" tall Oliver Herford 
A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. Dust jacket unclipped, but showing moderate shelf- and more edge-wear, some closed tears, large chip missing from front panel. Lots of humorous black-and-white illustrations throughout and, so it says, The Appendix (see next page) has been removed. Get it? "Removed the Appendix." 137 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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74 Sleeper, John Sherburne Jack in the Forecastle; or incidents in the early life of Hawser Martingale
Chicago Belford, Clarke & Co., 1889 Hardcover Good Hardcover 24mo 5" - 6" tall 
A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. Blue cloth covers,, rubbed spine head and foot, slight fraying thereto, with cracked paste-down, some waffling to rear paste-down, and age-toning to text. Fine black-and-white portrait at frontis. Another rip-roaring novel by the author of "Tales of the Ocean" and "Salt-Water Bubbles." Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Heresy of Mehetabel Clark, Slosson, Annie Trumbull
75 Slosson, Annie Trumbull The Heresy of Mehetabel Clark
New York Harper and Brothers, 1892 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall Signed by Author
Signed by the author at the first free endpaper, making it scarce in the trade in this lovely condition and state. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Pocketbook-sized hardcover copy, brown cloth with gilt lettering to cover and spine. 103 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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76 Stephens, James On Prose and Verse
New York Bowling Green Press, 1928 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 24mo 5" - 6" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Paper-covered boards, paper label over spine, a Limited Edition of 1,000 copies. 41 pp. Overall, a pretty little book. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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77 Stopes, Marie Carmichael Enduring Passion: further new contributions to the solution of sex difficulties, being the continuation of Married Love
London G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1928 First Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Extremely important and influential book from the London-based feminist and reformer, properties-of-coal expert, and also bigoted and problematically eugenicist, Marie Stopes, the historic equivalent of Margaret Sanger. Apparent First Edition, the later U.S. Edition coming later that same year. 214 pp., followed by reviews and advertisements for other books by the author and by the publisher. Slight forward cock to spine, with maroon boards, slight scuffing to extremities, else tightly bound and serviceable. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Stories of a Western Town, Thanet, Octave
78 Thanet, Octave Stories of a Western Town
New York Charles Scribner's Sons, 1893 First Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover 12mo 7" - 7 A.B. Frost 
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1893. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Illustrated by A. B. Frost (illustrator). First Edition. The covers are darkened with a couple of spots. The binding is starting to crack at the top near the front. There are two other places where the binding is cracked as well. ; The title page gives the author's name as Octave Thanet - a pseudonym for Alice French. This book is found in Wright Fiction as number 3-2049. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Rising in the World or, architects of fate: a book designed to inspire youth to character-building, self-culture and noble achievement, Thomas Y. Crowell
79 Thomas Y. Crowell Rising in the World or, architects of fate: a book designed to inspire youth to character-building, self-culture and noble achievement
New York Thomas Y. Crowell, 1894 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Published in First Edition state by Thomas Y. Crowell, burgundy cloth covers, with rubbed gilt lettering to spine. 32 fine portraits of eminent persons, from Christopher Columbus and Victor Hugo, Richard Arkwright to Bernard Palissy, John Bunyan to Napoleon Bonaparte. 318 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Ludwig Uhland's Gedichte, Uhland, Ludwig
80 Uhland, Ludwig Ludwig Uhland's Gedichte
Leipzig Verlag Der Literaturwerke Minerva, Hard Cover Good Hard Cover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Some pages loose, beautiful red cover with gilt. Book is clean. Published probably circa 1900. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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