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DICKENS'S OWN STORY: Sidelights on His Life and Personality.

by Nicoll, Sir William Robertson.

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Published
1923.
Condition
Good overall in original olive green cloth with gilt lettering on spine - foxing throughout, most of the edges of the textblock
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London:: Chapman and Hall, Ltd.,, 1923.. Good overall in original olive green cloth with gilt lettering on spine - foxing throughout, most of the edges of the textblock and margins of the pages. . First printing. Posthumous book publication of 14 essays, most originally published between 1901-1918 in British Weekly, which focused on Dickens's relationships with his… Read more
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VOICES FROM THE SOUTHWEST: A Gathering in Honor of Lawrence Clark Powell.

by Dickinson, Donald C.; W. David Laird, and Margaret F. Maxwell, editors.

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Published
1976.
Condition
Very near fine in a near fine dustjacket (Publisher's donation sticker on front endpaper, toning to spine of dj).
ISBN
9780873581578
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Flagstaff, AZ:: Northland Press, , 1976. . Very near fine in a near fine dustjacket (Publisher's donation sticker on front endpaper, toning to spine of dj).. First printing. A collection of poetry, essays and art gathered in honor of Powell's seventieth birthday. Among the contributors are Paul Horgan, Ansel Adams, Frank Waters, Jake Zeitlin, Ward Ritchie, William Everson,… Read more
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INTERNATIONAL LITERARY HOUSES.

by Ashe, Rosalind.

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Published
(1983)
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket.
ISBN
9780905895802
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$24.50

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Limpsfield, UK:: Paper Tiger,, (1983). Fine in fine dust jacket.. First printing. A guided tour of ten famous houses from novels by many authors - including Kafka's The Castle and Wodehouse's Blanding Castle, Buddenbrooks by Thomas Mann, Gone with the Wind, Jean Rhys' Wide Sargasso Sea, and more. Illustrated with full color paintings, including… Read more
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LITERARY HOUSES: Ten Famous Houses in Fiction.

by Ashe, Rosalind.

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Published
(1982)
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket.
ISBN
9780871966766
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New York:: Facts on File, , (1982). Fine in fine dust jacket.. First US printing. A guided tour of ten famous houses brought to life - include Rebecca's Manderley, the House of Seven Gables; Baskerville Hall, Castle Dracula. Northanger Abbey, and others. Illustrated with full color paintings, including some double page spreads, drawings and floor… Read more
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THE HISTORY OF THE GINGER MAN.

by Donleavy, J. P.

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Published
(1994)
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket (appears unread.)
ISBN
9780395515952
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Boston & New York:: Houghton Mifflin / Seymour Lawrence,, (1994). Fine in fine dust jacket (appears unread.). First US printing. An account of Donleavy's struggle to create and publish the book that became a twentieth-century masterpiece: The Ginger Man. It took him 4 years to write it, and then it was rejected by 35 publishers until Maurice Girodias… Read more
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DOUBLE FOLD: Libraries and the Assault on Paper.

by Baker, Nicholson .

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Published
(2001)
Condition
Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)
ISBN
9780375504440
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$35.00

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New York:: Random House,, (2001). Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.). First printing. "Since the 1950s, our country's greatest libraries have, as a matter of common practice, dismantled their collections of original bound newspapers and so-called brittle books, replacing them with microfilmed copies. The marketing of the brittle-paper crisis and the real motives behind it are… Read more
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THE ARCHIVAL IMAGE: Collected Essays.

by Ketelaar, Eric.

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Published
1997.
Condition
Very near fine in illustrated wrappers.
ISBN
9789065505651
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$21.50

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Hilversum. Netherlands:: Verloren,, 1997.. Very near fine in illustrated wrappers.. First printing, a trade paperback, not issued in hardcover. Contains 12 papers, 8 in English, 3 in German and 1 in French by the former Dutch State Archivist, E. Ketelaar, who was influential in transforming the agency to one prepared for the modern world. Among the topics are… Read more
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UNCENSORED: VIEWS & (RE)VIEWS.

by Oates, Joyce Carol.

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Published
(2005)
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket.
ISBN
9780060775568
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$23.50

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New York:: Ecco Press,, (2005). Fine in fine dust jacket.. First printing. Contains trenchant pieces, always worth reading. on Doctorow, Willa Cather, Patricia Highsmith, Ishiguro, Hilary Mantel, Sylvia Plath, Richard Yates, Pat Barker, Michael Connelly and a lot more writers, popular or literary. xiii, 367 pp.
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THE FAITH OF A WRITER: Life, Craft, Art.

by Oates, Joyce Carol.

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Published
(2003.)
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket.
ISBN
9780060565534
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New York:: Ecco Press,, (2003.). Fine in fine dust jacket.. First printing. Discusses - among other things - the importance of reading for a writer, her childhood inspirations, and how she learned the craft of writing. 158 pp. Review copy with publisher's letter laid in.
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AMERICA AND HER ALMANACS: Wit, Wisdom & Weather 1639-1970.

by Sagendorph, Robb.

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Published
(1970)
Condition
Very near fine in a very good dustjacket (price-clipped, some toning and discoloration to the cream background of the dj).
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$25.00

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Dublin, NH & Boston:: Yankee, Inc. /Little, Brown & Co, (1970). Very near fine in a very good dustjacket (price-clipped, some toning and discoloration to the cream background of the dj).. First printing. Based on over 30 years of study this is "the first and only history of American almanacs, a significant thread in American life and culture"… Read more
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OREGON IMPRINTS 1845-1870.

by Belknap, George N.

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Published
1968.
Condition
Fine in fine dustjacket.
ISBN
9780871140197
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$50.00

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Eugene, Oregon,: University of Oregon Press, , 1968.. Fine in fine dustjacket.. First printing. The definitive edition of this valuable bibliography, incorporating and expanding significantly on the imprints recorded by Douglas C. McMurtrie in 1950. Includes 700 additions recorded in four supplements by Belknap, and 262 items not previously described, for a total of 1,521 books, pamphlets,… Read more
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WRITING AS A PATH TO AWAKENING: A Year to Becoming an Excellent Writer and Living an Awakened Life.

by DeSilver, Albert Flynn.

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Published
(2017)
Condition
Fine in illustrated wrappers.
ISBN
9781622039111
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$29.50

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Boulder, CO: : Sounds True,, (2017). Fine in illustrated wrappers.. First printing, a trade paperback original. A book which, month by month "shows you how to use meditation to cultivate true depth in your own writing so your words reveal layers of profound insight that inspire and move your readers." INSCRIBED on the title page. 189 pp.… Read more
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WRITING AS A PATH TO AWAKENING: A Year to Becoming an Excellent Writer and Living an Awakened Life.

by DeSilver, Albert Flynn.

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Published
(2017)
Condition
Fine in illustrated wrappers.
ISBN
9781622039111
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Boulder, CO: : Sounds True,, (2017). Fine in illustrated wrappers.. First printing, a trade paperback original. A book which, month by month "shows you how to use meditation to cultivate true depth in your own writing so your words reveal layers of profound insight that inspire and move your readers." SIGNED on the title page. 189 pp.… Read more
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THE HAUNTED BOOKSHOP.

by Morley, Christopher.

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Published
(1955.)
Condition
Good in green boards with a black cloth spine, no dust jacket.
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$12.50

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Philadelphia: : Lippincott,, (1955.). Good in green boards with a black cloth spine, no dust jacket.. Hardcover. A new illustrated edition of book originally published in 1919, designed by Warren Chappell and illustrated by Douglas Gorsline. 253 pp.
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AMERICAN CONTRADICTIONS: Interviews with Nine American Writers.

by Binder, Wolfgang and Breinig, Helmbrecht, editors. (Ishmael Reed, Grace Paley, Ed Vega, Luci Tapahonso, John A. Williams, etc.)

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Published
(1995)
Condition
Fine in printed yellow wrappers with a black spine.
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New England:: Wesleyan University Press,, (1995). Fine in printed yellow wrappers with a black spine.. Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. ) Interviews of American authors of diverse cultural background and expertise. Those interviewed are: Luci Tapahonso, Ed Vega, Gerald Vizenor, John A. Williams, Roberto Fernandez, Andrew Holleran, Alan Lelchuk, Grace Paley, and Ishmael Reed. Originally… Read more
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BOOKSTORE: The Life and Times of Jeannette Watson and Books & Co.

by Tillman, Lynne.

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Published
(1999)
Condition
Very near fine in a like dustjacket.
ISBN
9780151004256
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New York:: Harcourt Brace & Company,, (1999). Very near fine in a like dustjacket.. First printing. "For twenty years, from 1977 to 1997, Books & Co. was one of the premier independent bookstores in the country. . . Lynne Tillman tells the story of this legendary store and its determined founder, Jeannette Watson, with help from the… Read more
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THE BOOK BOOK: A Compendium of Lists, Quizzes & Trivia about Books.

by Gilbar, Steven.

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Published
(1985)
Condition
Very good in a very good dustjacket (rather severe toning to pages.)
ISBN
9780517467831
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$16.75

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New York:: Bell,, (1985). Very good in a very good dustjacket (rather severe toning to pages.). First thus - a hardcover reprint. Lists of prizewinners, librarian's choices, and much more - a book designed to be both factual and entertaining. 229 pp.
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$16.75
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EDGEHILL ESSAYS.

by Joline, Adrian Hoffman.

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Published
1911.
Condition
Good overall in brown boards - spine label is discolored, corners of boards bumped and worn, previous owner's name on front
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$18.00

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Boston:: Richard G. Badger / The Gorham Press, , 1911.. Good overall in brown boards - spine label is discolored, corners of boards bumped and worn, previous owner's name on front pastedown.. First edition. Contains 8 essays on books, book collecting and autograph collection - the longest essay is "A Famous Reviewer" on Francis Jeffrey. 226 pp.
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$18.00
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THE END OF YOUR LIFE BOOK CLUB.

by Schwalbe, Will

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Published
2012.
Condition
Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new, but with a remainder dot.)
ISBN
9780307594037
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$18.50

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New York:: Alfred A. Knopf,, 2012.. Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new, but with a remainder dot.). First printing. "The inspiring true story of a son and his mother, who start a "book club" that brings them together as her life comes to a close. Over the next two years, Will and Mary Anne carry on… Read more
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THE DOG WALKED DOWN THE STREET: An Outspoken Guide for Writers Who Want to Publish.

by Glynn, Sal.

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Published
(2006.)
Condition
Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.
ISBN
9781879384668
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$21.50

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Ft Bragg, CA: : Cypress House., (2006.). Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.. First printing, a trade paperback original. A book which "provides immediate answers to questions posed by writers who've found themselves struggling with the specifics of trying to get published while contending with the common obstacles to writing well and completing a manuscript without succumbing to writer's… Read more
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