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Charles Dickens

a bookman extra number 1914


first edition ads.+208pp ills.[some col.] VG- (in buckram wrappers w.col.portrait plate mounted on cover,wrappers detached,mod.rubbed and soiled,sl.chipping and crease to edges of plate,bumps and wear to extrems.incl.hinges and spine,insect nibbles to pastedowns/internal spine/fore-edge of prelims.,owner's inscr.to first page of ads.,sl.to mod.foxing of contents w.col.plates clean,spine cracked and shaky w.separation starting at some sections,some loose plates)

PUBLISHER: hodder and stoughton london 1914

KEYWORDS: history literature modern first edition charles dickens bookman


The Legend of the Enchanted Mesa

and other southwest poems


[first edition] signed by author 51pp VG+ (in wrappers,lacks title-label but glue stain remains on cover,mod.stained and sunned,yapp edges bumped and chipped,sl.splits to head/foot of spine,owner's stamp to inside cover,owner's and author's sign.to half-title,some minor foxing to contents mainly towards edges)

PUBLISHER: priv.printed in santa fe by clarks studio [1937]

KEYWORDS: literature modern first edition ozelia rach-wolski


Chico Goes to the Wars

a chronicle 1933-1943


ex-lib first edition 403pp ills. VG+ (red cloth,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,top board sl.shaky w.minor paper separation at prelim.gutter,usual stamps and pockets,edges sl.soiled) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,mod.sunned,mod.bumps and chipping to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: dutton new york 1943

KEYWORDS: history literature chico david ormsbee s.longstreet


Writers in the Italian Renaissance


242pp some ills. NF (burgundy cloth,sl.bumps to extrems.,edges v.sl.soiled) in NF d/w (sl.bumps and wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: gordon & cremonesi london [1978]

KEYWORDS: history literature arts italian renaissance william rospigliosi


The House of Collins

the story of a scottish family of publishers from 1789 to the present day


first edition 303pp ills. VG+ (blue cloth,sl.bumps to extrems.,edges sl.foxed,cocked w.sl.shaky spine and sl.bowed boards) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and sunned,mod.stained,mod.bumps and chipping to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: collins london 1952

KEYWORDS: history literature publishing collins david keir


Six Dramas of Calderon

transl.by edward fitzgerald;the king's classics series


497pp VG (paper boards,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,spine sunned,mod.bumps to extrems.,top board sl.shaky w.sl.paper separation to ep gutter,paste action to eps,prelims.and edges mod.foxed,teg,sl.shaky spine,fore and lower edges untrimmed)

PUBLISHER: de la more press london 1903

KEYWORDS: history literature arts drama calderon classics h.oelsner edward fitzgerald


Simple Stories from Punch


first edition 145pp ills.by george morrow VG+ (green cloth,sl.rubbed and stained,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,sl.shaky boards,eps and edges sl.foxed,sl.shaky spine) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: dent london 1930

KEYWORDS: arts history literature punch modern first edition george morrow archibald marshall


Spin a Silver Coin

the story of a desert trading post


third impression 183pp ills.[col.] VG+ (cream cloth,minor bumps to extrems.,lacks ffep,frontis.loose but present,edges sl.soiled,sl.cocked) in G+ d/w (rubbed and soiled and mod.sunned,insect holes and surface losses to spine and hinges,internal reinforcements,paper patch to 7x5cm hole in rear cover,tatty)

PUBLISHER: michael joseph london 1948

KEYWORDS: literature modern first edition alberta hannum


Little Journeys to the Homes of English Authors

thomas b.macaulay


signed limited edition [93/940] 26pp [hand-illuminated initials] VG+ (soft leather wrappers w.yapp edges,v.sl.soiled w.spine sl.sunned,fore-edge of cloth pastedowns sl.lifting,teg,fore and lower edges untrimmed)

PUBLISHER: roycrofters new york 1900

KEYWORDS: history literature elbert thomas b.macaulay


Kavanagh:A Tale


136pp ills. VG- (red cloth w.gilt stamps,sl.sunned,mod.rubbed and stained,bumps and wear to extrems.w.some surface losses,boards shaky w.paper separation at ep gutters,prelims.mod.foxed w.sl.foxing to contents,spine cracked,aeg sl.rubbed,sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: w.kent london 1858

KEYWORDS: history literature henry wadsworth longfellow


The Everlasting Spell

a study of keats and his friends


ex-lib first edition 256pp ills. VG+ (blue cloth,tape stains to boards,usual stamps and pockets,te blue) in VG d/w (in libr.plastic,sl.soiled and sunned,rear flap trimmed)

PUBLISHER: jonathan cape london 1963

KEYWORDS: history literature keats poetry joanna richardson


The Last Days of Percy Bysshe Shelley

new details from unpublished documents


ex-lib first edition 167pp ills. VG (grey cloth,mod.soiled w.libr.mark to spine,sl.bumps to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,prelims.and edges sl.foxed/soiled,some sl.foxing to contents,teg)

PUBLISHER: t.fisher unwin 1898

KEYWORDS: history biography literature poetry percy bysshe shelley guido biagi


Two Russian Reformers

ivan turgenev leo tolstoy


ex-lib 335pp+ads.ills. VG (red cloth,sl.sunned,mod.rubbed and soiled,bumps and wear to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,prelims.and edges mod.foxed/soiled,some minor foxing to contents)

PUBLISHER: stanley paul london [nd]

KEYWORDS: history literature biography ivan turgenev leo tolstoy j.a.t.lloyd russia


New Shelley Letters


ex-lib first edition thus 170pp ills. VG+ (blue cloth,sl.sunned spine w.libr.mark,minor bumps to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets) in VG- d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.sunned,mod.bumped and chipped extrems.w.minor losses to head/foot of spine)

PUBLISHER: bodley head london 1948

KEYWORDS: history literature poetry biography percy bysshe shelley w.s.scott


The Life of Percy Bysshe Shelley

2 vols.illustrated classics series


first edition thus 2 vols.415/469pp ills. VG+ (green cloth,minor bumps to extrems.,prelims.and edges sl.foxed w.some sl.foxing to contents,te black,sl.shaky spines) in VG- d/ws (sl.rubbed and mod.foxed/sunned,spines sunned,chipping and wear to extrems.incl.hinges,8x1cm loss to upper hinge of vol.1)

PUBLISHER: j.m.dent london 1933

KEYWORDS: history biography literature percy bysshe shelley humbert wolfe


The Real Shelley

new views of the poets life 2 vols.


ex-lib first edition 2 vols. 435/478pp VG- (brown cloth,mod.rubbed and stained,sl.sunned w.libr.marks to spines,bumps and wear to extrems.w.sl.bubbling to cloth on spines,boards sl.shaky w.separation starting at ep gutters,usual stamps and pockets,vol.1 lacks ffep,prelims.and edges sl.foxed w.contents sl.soiled,cocked w.sl.shaky and cracked spines)

PUBLISHER: hurst and blackett london 1885

KEYWORDS: history biography literature percy bysshe shelley john cordy jeaffreson


The Young Shelley


ex-lib first edition 437pp VG+ (green cloth,libr.mark to spine,sl.bumps to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,sl.shaky boards w.sl.paper separation at ep gutters,sl.cocked) in G d/w (in 2 pieces w.spine missing,rubbed and tape stained,chipped w.losses)

PUBLISHER: gollancz london 1951

KEYWORDS: history biography literature percy bysshe shelley kenneth neill cameron


The Nascent Mind of Shelley


ex-lib first edition 272pp VG (black cloth,sl.soiled w.libr.mark to spine,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,edges sl.soiled,sl.cocked) in VG- d/w (sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,spine sunned,bumps and chipping to extrems.w.some closed tears and minor losses)

PUBLISHER: clarendon press oxford 1947

KEYWORDS: history literature biography poetry percy bysshe shelley a.m.d.hughes


Desire and Restraint in Shelley


ex-lib first edition 308pp VG+ (blue cloth,sl.soiled w.sl.stains to head of cover,sl.sunned,usual stamps and pockets,te yellow,edges sl.soiled) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: duke univ.press durham 1931

KEYWORDS: history literature poetry percy bysshe shelley floyd stovall


Rainer Maria Rilke

creative anguish of a modern poet


ex-lib first edition 353pp VG+ (green cloth,libr.mark to spine,sl.bumps to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,edges sl.soiled) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,spine sunned w.uneven sunning to cover,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: princeton univ.press princeton 1956

KEYWORDS: history biography literature rainer maria rilke w.l.graff

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