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Rare Books , Original Drawings, Autograph Letters and Manuscripts Collected by the Late A. Edward Newton. ; THE A. EDWARD NEWTON COLLECTION

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Parke-Bernet Galleries: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3935


3 auction catalogues for sales held on April 16,17,18 1941; May 14, 15, 16 1941 and the 3rd part held on October 29,30 1941. Harbound books lacking dust jackets. Prices realized in pencil after each book description. Many plates, light soiling to gray boards but a great fountain of information. ; 3 Volumes; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 230,276,177 pages View more info

The Fortunes of Mitchell Kennerley, Bookman

By: Bruccoli, Matthew Joseph

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Diego, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P: 1986

Edition: Review Copy

Seller ID: 4413


1/2 " closed tear top of front panel of dust jacket. Review letter and photograph laid in; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 337 pages View more info

A Companion Volume to "The Alphabet"; THE HAND-PRODUCED BOOK

By: Deringer, David

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson's Scientific and Technical Publications: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4612


Light wear to edges of dust jacket. A comprehensive history of the development of the book. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 603 pages View more info

BOSTON BOOK MARKET 1679 -1700 LIMITED EDITION

By: Ford, Worthington Chauncy Ford

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Boston, The Club of Odd Volumes: 1917

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 3974


Light moisture staining to bottom of front board at foredge and to first 5 pages. Fade mark to back board . Unopened. Brown paper covered boards Tips worn, edge wear to all edges. 14 illustrations. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 198 pages View more info

Being the Reminiscences of Charles Goodspeed; YANKEE BOOKSELLER

By: Goodspeed, Charles

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3720


1" closed tear top of DJ front; wear to head and heel; bright blue cloth gilt titles. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 325 pages View more info

HIGH SPOTS OF AMERICAN LITERATURE

By: Johnson, Merle

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Bennett Book Studios, Inc: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3931


133/750 bound In 3/4 Blue Morocco. Marbeled boards and endpapers. Slipcase in good condition. Penciled marginalia; 8vo; 114 pages View more info

A Study in Transition; WILLIAM BULMER / THOMAS BENSLEY

By: Marrot, H. V.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, The Fleuron: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3917


# 170 of 300 copies..200 for sale in England by Fleuron Press and 100 for sale in the US by Random House. Frontispiece with portraits of Bulmer and Bensley. , light foxing throughout. Limitation sheet and notice of exhibition laid in. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 80 pages View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF FIRST EDITIONS OF BOOKS ILLUSTRATED BY WALTER CRANE

By: Masse, Gertrude C. E.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Chelsea Publishing Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3721


Preface by Heywood Sumner; a frontispiece after G. P. Watts. Light foxing to top pages 8 and 9; wear to head and heel of DJ spine. ; 8vo; 60 pages View more info

THE GREATEST BOOK IN THE WORLD AND OTHER PAPERS

By: Newton, A. Edward

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 1925

Edition: Later Printing; 2nd imp of trade ed

Seller ID: 3973


This copy is a second impression of the trade edition . It contains a TLS to the University Bookstore in Delaware, Ohio on his letterhead and envelope. It is also inscribed on the FFE. The DJ is worn at the spine edge and there is foxing to the fore edge. The slipcase is presant but in poor condition. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 451 pages View more info

THE AMENITIES OF BOOK-COLLECTING AND KINDRED AFFECTIONS

By: Newton, A. Edward

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3925


Lacks errata slip at page 268 and lacks dust jacket. Spotting to edges and very occasional marginalia. ; 8vo; 373 pages View more info

A Bibliographical Note on His Work Published in Book Form 1911-1919; RUPERT BROOKE

By: Potter, Richard Montgomery Gilchrist

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Hartford, Conn., Finlay Brothers: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3933


# 40 0f 52 copies printed for the compiler; quarter cloth with paper with fading to front board. Boards lightly soiled; paper spine label; small bookstore tag at bottom of front pastedown. Top edge cut, other edges uncut. Bookseller notations in pencil bottom of title page. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 28 pages View more info

Reminiscences of a Rare Book Dealer 1929-1956; Dukedom Large Enough :

By: Randall ,David A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1978


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages View more info

Reminiscences of a Rare Book Dealer 1929-1956; DUKEDOM LARGE ENOUGH

By: Randall, David A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3694


Fading to edges of paystone; 1 1/2" faded spot on front board; gilt lettering on spine; deckle edge; top edge dyed green. ; B&W Photographs; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 368 pages View more info

The Marjorie Rawlings Reader

By: Rawlings, Marjorie

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3036


Dust jacket has slightly worn edges View more info

A Profane Chronicle Fo Literary Endeavor and Literary Misdemeanor; BOOKS ALIVE

By: Starrett, Vincent

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1940

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 3625


Light shelf wear, top edge dyed red. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 360 pages View more info

Edmund Lester Pearson , John Cotton Dana , and The Old Librarian's Almanack; The History of a Hoax :

By: Wiegand, Wayne A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, Beta Phi Mu: 1979

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2006


limited to 5000 copies ; Former owner's bookplate front pastdown with name crossed out in black marker View more info