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Image for Selected Letters of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Selected Letters of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

By: Bigelow, Gordon E and Laura V Monti (editors), Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Florida, Gainesville, Florida: University of Florida ( Presses ), 1983, 1st edition, First Printing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 143265

ISBN: 0813007283

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket, 414 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Time Pieces - POEMS ---by Michael Bishop

Time Pieces - POEMS ---by Michael Bishop

By: Bishop, Michael

Price: $25.01

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachussetts, Cambridge, MA: Edgewood Press, 1988, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 134526

ISBN: 0962906670

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------trade paperback, a Fine copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Time Pieces - POEMS ---by Michael Bishop

Time Pieces - POEMS ---by Michael Bishop

By: Bishop, Michael

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachussetts, Cambridge, MA: Edgewood Press, 1988, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 139350

ISBN: 0962906670

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------trade paperback, a Fine copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Cheetah-Girl ( Being the MS. Not Published with the Collection Under the Title of The Purple Sapphire ) - Deposited By the Professor of Physiology in the University of Cosmopoli  - Tartarus Press -one of 99 Copies

The Cheetah-Girl ( Being the MS. Not Published with the Collection Under the Title of The Purple Sapphire ) - Deposited By the Professor of Physiology in the University of Cosmopoli - Tartarus Press -one of 99 Copies

By: Blayre, Christopher ( Heron-Allen, Edward ) ( Tartarus Press - R B Russell ( Ray ) - signed letter by Russell on Tartarus Press letterhead )

Price: $527.93

Publisher: Heathfield, England, Heathfield, East Sussex, UK: Tartarus Press, 1998, 1st Tartarus Press Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed Letter

Seller ID: 144677

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------hardcover, a Near Fine copy with lower corners ever so slightly bumped, in a Near Fine dustjacket with a very small rub mark on front panel, upper edge and fore edge of text block are in gilt, ribbon marker attached as issued, marble endpapers, number 53 of 99 numbered copies from Tartarus Press, a very nice production, preceded by a 20 copy limited edition in 1923, once controversial story of human-feline miscenegation was considered too erotic for publication in the author's early collection titled The Purple Sapphire, laid into this copy is an addendum slip (errata slip) as well a... View more info

Image for Huset Vanloors Hemlighet -by Ella Boeckh-Arnold ( Swedish Edition )

Huset Vanloors Hemlighet -by Ella Boeckh-Arnold ( Swedish Edition )

By: Boeckh-Arnold, Ella, Translated By Oscar Lofgren

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Stockholm, Sweden, Stockholm, Sweden: Evangeliska Fosterlands - Stiftelsens Bokforlag, 1922, 1st Edition, First Printing (assumed): 1922

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155892

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy, leather spine and tips, gilt lettering, marbled boards, marbling to the edges of the text block, gift inscription dated 1923, I am assuming that this is fiction, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Jones of the 64th: A Tale of the Battles of Assaye and Laswaree ( Sixty-Fourth Regiment )

By: Brereton, Lieutenant-Colonel F S ( Frederick Sadleir )

Price: $32.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Blackie and Sons edition, No Date (circa 1930 ?), 1st Printing: 1930

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153717

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------hardcover, a solid Very Good+ copy, in a lightly chipped and torn attractive dustjacket, scarce in dustjacket, jacket art and frontispiece by Harry Rainey, nice decorated boards in a scarce dustjacket, browning to endpapers, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. View more info

Image for West of Fifth -by Catharine Brody ( 1930 1st Edition -story of a girl press agent / New York / Broadway )

West of Fifth -by Catharine Brody ( 1930 1st Edition -story of a girl press agent / New York / Broadway )

By: Brody, Catharine

Price: $52.73

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Doubleday Doran, 1930, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163970

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------hardcover, a solid Very Good example, a bit of light wear and rubbing, nice bright clean orange cloth, a bit of fading to spine, no jacket, scarce., any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for English Lyrics of the XIIIth Century ( 13th C. / Poetry / Poems )

English Lyrics of the XIIIth Century ( 13th C. / Poetry / Poems )

By: Brown, Carleton (ed.) / Oxford at the Clarendon Press

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford, UK: Oxford University / Clarendon Press, 1971, 1st edition, Later Printing: 1971

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 151973

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket, ink name, sunning to the spine, former owner's embossed stamp, 312 pages, Contents: Sunset on Calvary Bodl MS Arch Selden supra 74; Stabat iuxta Christi Crucem Tanner MS 169; Now Comes the Blast of Winter Rawlinson MS G 22; A Warning to Sir Eode Trinity Coll Camb MS 323; The Lily with Five Leaves Trinity Coll Camb; Gaude Virgo Mater Christi Trinity Coll Camb; The Ten Commandments Trinity Coll Camb; The Journey of the Three Kings Trinity Coll Camb; Will Become a Friar MS Digby 2; Our Lady Help Us at ... View more info

Image for Beside the Ocean of Time -by George Mackay Brown

Beside the Ocean of Time -by George Mackay Brown

By: Brown, George Mackay

Price: $15.77

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta, Calgary, AB: Bayeux Arts Inc., 1994, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163999

ISBN: 1896209122

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, Near Fine in a Very Good+ / Near Fine dustjacket, small sticker mark on front panel but overall this looks close to new, ---"In this novel set on the fictitious island of Norday in the Orkneys, George Mackay Brown beckons us into the imaginary world of the young Thorfinn Ragnarson, the son of a crofter. In his day-dreams he relives the history of this island people, travelling back in time to join Viking adventurers at the court of the Byzantine Emperor in Constantinople, then accompanying a Falstaffian knight to the battle of Bannockburn. Thorfinn wakes to the twenti... View more info

Image for The Best Short Stories of John Buchan, Volume 2 ( On Cademuir Hill; A Lucid Interval; The Lemnian; Fullcircle; Moor-Song; The Loathly Opposite; Fountainblue; Wind in the Portico; Earlier Affection; Ship to Tarshish; Streams of Water in the South )

The Best Short Stories of John Buchan, Volume 2 ( On Cademuir Hill; A Lucid Interval; The Lemnian; Fullcircle; Moor-Song; The Loathly Opposite; Fountainblue; Wind in the Portico; Earlier Affection; Ship to Tarshish; Streams of Water in the South )

By: Buchan, John - Lord Tweedsmuir, Edited By David Daniell

Price: $18.41

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Michael Joseph, 1982, 1st edition, First printing: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 140292

ISBN: 071812121X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket, a bit of light wear mainly to the bottom edges of the boards, a tight square copy, contents include: Introduction by Daniell; On Cademuir Hill; A Lucid Interval; The Lemnian; Fullcircle; Moor-Song; The Loathly Opposite; Fountainblue; Wind in the Portico; Earlier Affection; Ship to Tarshish; Streams of Water in the South, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for Seacage -a Romance for Another Time in Three Voices ---by Lolah Burford ( Sea Cage )

Seacage -a Romance for Another Time in Three Voices ---by Lolah Burford ( Sea Cage )

By: Burford, Lolah

Price: $17.09

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Macmillan, 1979, 1st edition, First Printing: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148057

ISBN: 0025181807

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket with a short crease on the front flap, slight bump on lower edge of rear board, the author's 6th and final novel, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Clockwork Orange ---by Anthony Burgess --- Penguin Modern Classics  Series )(includes the 7th Chapter )(includes a GLOSSARY of the NADSAT Language )

A Clockwork Orange ---by Anthony Burgess --- Penguin Modern Classics Series )(includes the 7th Chapter )(includes a GLOSSARY of the NADSAT Language )

By: Burgess, Anthony with an Introduction By Blake Morrison

Price: $19.73

Publisher: London, England, London, Uk: Penguin, 2000, 1st Penguin Modern Classics Series edition, Later Printing: 2000

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154427

ISBN: 0141182601

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------trade paperback, a Near Fine copy, 141 + xxiv pages, this edition contains the complete book including Chapter 7 which was eliminated from many US editions, Morrison's introduction is substantial at about 17 pages, this copy has the NADSAT GLOSSARY laid-in (a real help when reading ), any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Clockwork Orange ---by Anthony Burgess --- Penguin Modern Classics  Series (includes the 7th Chapter  )

A Clockwork Orange ---by Anthony Burgess --- Penguin Modern Classics Series (includes the 7th Chapter )

By: Burgess, Anthony with an Introduction By Blake Morrison

Price: $14.45

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Penguin, 2000, 1st Penguin Modern Classics Series edition, Later Printing: 2000

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156711

ISBN: 0141182601

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------trade paperback, a Very Good+ copy, 141 + xxiv pages, this edition contains the complete book including Chapter 7 which was eliminated from many US editions, Morrison's introduction is substantial at about 17 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Clockwork Orange ---by Anthony Burgess (includes a glossary of the Nadsat speak / language )

A Clockwork Orange ---by Anthony Burgess (includes a glossary of the Nadsat speak / language )

By: Burgess, Anthony, with an Afterword By Stanley Edgar Hyman

Price: $79.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y./ New York: W W Norton, 1963, 1st Book Club Edition: 1963

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161744

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 5.5w x 8.5h inches, a Very Good+ to Near Fine copy, a bit of foxing to the fore edge of the text block, a bit of waviness to the pages but this has not been exposed to damp so this is likely caused by a very tight binding "pulling " the pages very taut, still overall a very nice clean copy, a bit of age toning to the endpaper gutters and with a few small brown specks on the front endpaper--- in a lightly rubbed Very Good dustjacket with a wee bit of sunning to the spine, a bit of light edge wear, jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, a wee bit of b... View more info

Image for surviving civilization ( A Work of Marginalia ) -by Cliff Burns -a Signed Copy

surviving civilization ( A Work of Marginalia ) -by Cliff Burns -a Signed Copy

By: Burns, Cliff (signed)

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Canada, Iqaluit, NWT / Regina, SK: Cliff Burns / Black Dog Press, 1995, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 159922

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 8.25w x 5.5h inches, a Near Fine copy, 60 pages, signed by Cliff Burns, quotation praising Cliff Burns by Kim Newman on rear panel, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Interzone -by William S Burroughs -a Signed Copy ( Early Routines / Naked Lunch related)

Interzone -by William S Burroughs -a Signed Copy ( Early Routines / Naked Lunch related)

By: Burroughs, William S., (signed)(aka: William Lee ); Introduction and Edited by James Grauerholz

Price: $362.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Viking, 1989, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 164216

ISBN: 0670813478

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine / Fine unread copy, in a Near Fine / Fine price clipped dustjacket, --- signed by WILLIAM S BURROUGHS without inscription, ---"In 1954 William Burroughs settled in Tangiers, finding a sanctuary of sorts in its shadowy streets, blind alleys, and lowlife decadence. It was this city that served as a catalyst for Burroughs as a writer, the backdrop for one of the most radical transformations of style in literary history. --Burroughs's life during this period is limned in a startling collection of short stories, autobiographical sketches, letters, and diary e... View more info

Image for Interzone -by William S Burroughs  ( Early Routines / Naked Lunch related)

Interzone -by William S Burroughs ( Early Routines / Naked Lunch related)

By: Burroughs, William S., )(aka: William Lee ); Introduction and Edited by James Grauerholz

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Viking Penguin, 1990, 1st Softcover Edition, First Printing: 1990

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164217

ISBN: 0140094512

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------softcover, a Near Fine example, two small marks on front panel, 194 pages, ---"In 1954 William Burroughs settled in Tangiers, finding a sanctuary of sorts in its shadowy streets, blind alleys, and lowlife decadence. It was this city that served as a catalyst for Burroughs as a writer, the backdrop for one of the most radical transformations of style in literary history. --Burroughs's life during this period is limned in a startling collection of short stories, autobiographical sketches, letters, and diary entries, all of which showcase his trademark mordant humor, while deline... View more info

Image for Queer -by William S Burroughs

Queer -by William S Burroughs

By: Burroughs, William S., )(aka: William Lee ); Introduction and Edited by James Grauerholz

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Viking Penguin, 1987, 1st Softcover Edition, Later Printing: 1987

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164218

ISBN: 0140083898

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------softcover, a Near Fine example, ---"Originally written in 1952 but not published till 1985, Queer is an enigma-both an unflinching autobiographical self-portrait and a coruscatingly political novel, Burroughs’ only realist love story and a montage of comic-grotesque fantasies that paved the way for his masterpiece, Naked Lunch. Set in Mexico City during the early fifties, Queer follows William Lee’s hopeless pursuit of desire from bar to bar in the American expatriate scene. As Lee breaks down, the trademark Burroughsian voice emerges, a maniacal mix of self- lacerating humo... View more info

Image for Naked Lunch ---The 50th Anniversary Edition  Containing the Restored Text  (in slipcase as issued)( Interzone; The Examination; Have You Seen Pantopon Rose?; Coke Bugs; The Exterminator Does a Good Job; original introductions and additions by author; etc)

Naked Lunch ---The 50th Anniversary Edition Containing the Restored Text (in slipcase as issued)( Interzone; The Examination; Have You Seen Pantopon Rose?; Coke Bugs; The Exterminator Does a Good Job; original introductions and additions by author; etc)

By: Burroughs, William S., Edited By James Grauerholz and Barry Miles, Afterword By David Ulin

Price: $39.53

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Grove Press, 2009, 1st of the 50th Anniversary Edition, First Printing: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164215

ISBN: 0802119263

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine example which is likely unread, a bit of sunning to the spine, , in a Near Fine / Fine slipcase, no dustjacket as issued, cover illustration reproduces the cover art of the 1959 Olympia Press 1st edition, very slight rubs at spine tips, looks new, ---"This novel, written in 1959, is an experimental exploration of drug-induced hallucinations - a ride inside the rollercoaster mind of a heroin junkie. A literary landmark and the most shocking novel in the English language, William Burroughs' Naked Lunc' is an exhilarating ride into the darkest recesses of the... View more info

Image for The Djinn in the Nightingale's Eye: Five Fairy Stories --with Elementals: Stories of Fire and Ice -TWO VOLUMES -by A S Byatt (inc. Glass Coffin; Gode's Story; Story of the Eldest Princess; Dragon's Breath / Crocodile Tears; A Lamia in the Cevennes; etc)

The Djinn in the Nightingale's Eye: Five Fairy Stories --with Elementals: Stories of Fire and Ice -TWO VOLUMES -by A S Byatt (inc. Glass Coffin; Gode's Story; Story of the Eldest Princess; Dragon's Breath / Crocodile Tears; A Lamia in the Cevennes; etc)

By: Byatt, A S ( Antonia Susan Byatt Duffy )

Price: $17.09

Publisher: New York, NY / London, England, N.Y. / New York: Randon House, 1994, 1st Edition, First Printing / London, UK: Chatto and Windus, 1998, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157000

ISBN: 0679420088

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcovers, both are about 5 x 7 inches, both are Near Fine copies in Near Fine dustjackets, EYE is a Random House 1st edition with the correct number line starting with a '2', Elementals is a Chatto and Windus UK 1st edition, EYE contains: The Djinn in the Nightingale's Eye; The Glass Coffin; Gode's Story; The Story of the Eldest Princess; Dragon's Breath ---ELEMENTALS contains: Crocodile Tears; A Lamia in the Cevennes;Cold; Baglady; Jael; Christ in the House of Martha and Mary, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a ge... View more info