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An Anthology of Spanish American Literature

By Hespelt, E. Herman

Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1946. Very large, thicker, heavy book, quality red cloth, gilt tiutle with flowery gilt border at top front, gilt lettering and gilt design near-bright on spine, 824 lightly browned pages, light crease at bottom tips 587-600, most pages in double-column format. Text in Spanish except for commentary in English. From Colonial Period to Contemporary (1940). Deep crease at spine top. Very Good.. Cloth. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.00

Plymouth Rock and the Pilgrims and Other Salutary Platform Opinions
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Plymouth Rock and the Pilgrims and Other Salutary Platform Opinions

By Twain, Mark; Neider, Charles, Ed.

Harper & Row, 1984. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, dark purple cloth spine, dark rose boards, silver lettering very bright on spine, 344 heavy stiff pages. Tiny light stain on long pages' exterior edge. DJ glossy black with thin red frame and illustration of smiling Twain on front, pink and red lettering on front and spine, a photo in frame on back. DJ has 1/2" tear with slight wear and nick at top front edge, very tiny nick at spine top left edge, DJ back damaged and book too along top back edge--rodents? DJ has tiny tear with slight wear at bottom back tip. Fair DJ/Near Good book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/Fair.

$7.00

The Collected Jack London: Thirty-Six Stories/Four Complete Novels/a Memoir
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The Collected Jack London: Thirty-Six Stories/Four Complete Novels/a Memoir

By London, Jack

Dorset Press, 1991. Very large, very thick, heavy sturdy book, edited by Steven J. Kasin. Tan cloth spine, purple boards, very bright gilt facsimile signautre at bottom front, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 1061 pages plus a chronology. DJ creased inside front flap, glossy white background with colorful illustrations of wolf, ships, sharks in shades of purple, blue and green. DJ and book, both As New.. 3d. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

$25.00

Beckett Remembering/Remembering Beckett: A Centenary Celebration
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Beckett Remembering/Remembering Beckett: A Centenary Celebration

By Knowlson, James; Elizabeth Knowlson

Arcade Publishing, 2006. Large, sturdy softcover, glossy wrappers with close-up photograph of Nobel Prize winner on front wrapper and small on spine top, 343 pages with many photographs and essays throughout. Very Fine.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.

$18.00

The Poetry of Robert Frost: The Collected Poems, Complete and Unabridged
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The Poetry of Robert Frost: The Collected Poems, Complete and Unabridged

By Frost, Robert

Henry Holt, 1979. Sturdy, thick book, black spine, blue boards, very bright silver lettering and borders on spine, 607 pages plus Note. DJ glossy with a photograph of Frost near huge rocks on front, light blue at middle spine and back, black borders. DJ and book, both As New.. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

$49.00

Dangerous Women: Original Fiction
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Dangerous Women: Original Fiction

By Martin, George R., Dozois Gardiiner, Eds.

Tor Books, 2013. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, very thick, sturdy heavy book, gray cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 784 pages of fiction by and about women writers including S.M. Shirley, Caroline Spech, George R. Martin, Megan Abbott, Jim Butcher, Nancy Kress and more. DJ glossy with marbled look in shades of gray, a dark gray spine, bright gilt lettering, back in shades of gray with praise. Light brown smudge line on long pages' edge. DJ has light crease at bottom front edge. DJ and book, both Near Very Fine.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Very Fine.

$29.00

Now Dig This: The Unspeakable Writings of Terry Southern, 1950-1995
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Now Dig This: The Unspeakable Writings of Terry Southern, 1950-1995

By Southern, Terry; Nile Southern; Josh Alan Friedman

Grove Press, 2001. (1st edition, 1st printing) Sturdy book, yellow spine, blue boards, blue lettering very fine on spine, orange color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 263 pages. DJ glossy with very colorful background, a color-illustrated photo at bottom front left, praise on back. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

$21.00

Eudora Welty : Stories, Essays & Memoir (Library of America, 102)
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Eudora Welty : Stories, Essays & Memoir (Library of America, 102)

By Welty, Eudora

The Library of America, 1998. Number 102 in series, 1st edition) Smaller, thicker, sturdy book, dark blue cloth, bright gilt lettering on spine, blue inside covers and adjacent end papers with pattern of logo, sewn-in dark blue cloth bookmark, 976 pages plus a catalog. A list inside dust jacket of books in series. DJ glossy black background, a photo at top front right of Welty, a bar design the colors of U.S. flag. DJ and book, both Very Fine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.

$22.00

Henry James: Selected Works

By James, Henry

London: Leopard Books, 1994. Large, sturdy thicker book: Daisy Miller; The Turn of the Screw; The Aspern Papers. A color-illustration portrait of James in library on glossy covers at center front, a marbled blue background, 655 slightly browned pages but supple. DJ glossy with same color as book covers. Near Very Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.

$21.00

Fathers: A Celebration In Prose, Poetry and Photography

By Alexandra, Towle, Ed.

Simon and Schuster, 1986. Large, sturdy book, purple cloth spine, light rose boards, bright gilt lettering on spine, 288 stiff pages, full-page photos throughout. Ink gift note at top of first front end paper. DJ price-clipped, heavy paper, cream background with two small circular color-illustrations of man and child on front, gray spine, darker gray border at top and bottom front, bottom back and spine. DJ has microtear at top front edge middle, tiny creases at spine top edge, very tiny tear at spine bottom left edge, list of contributors as pattern in background on back. Near Very Good DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Very Good.

$14.00

What is a Man? Three Thousand Years of Wisdom on the Art of Manly Virtue
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What is a Man? Three Thousand Years of Wisdom on the Art of Manly Virtue

By Newell, Waller R., Ed with Commentary

Regan Books, 2000. (1st edition, 1st printing) Very large, very heavy thick sturdy book, dark blue covers, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 790 pages. DJ very bright gilt borders, dark blue background with raised gold and white lettering, a list of some contributors on back from Aesop and Aristotle to Wordsworth and Yeats. DJ and book, both Very Fine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

The Short Stories: The First Forty-nine Stories with a Brief Preface by the Author
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The Short Stories: The First Forty-nine Stories with a Brief Preface by the Author

By Hemingway, Ernest

Scribner Paperback Fiction, 1995. Trade paperback, glossy wrappers, gray text in cream background, a photo portrait of Hemingway at center front wrapper, blue border at top front, sine and top back edges, 499 pages. Very light tiny creases to front tips. Near Very Fine.. 9th. Soft Cover. Fine.

$5.00

The Lincoln Lawyer Novels: The Lincoln Lawyer, The Brass Verdict, The Reversal
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The Lincoln Lawyer Novels: The Lincoln Lawyer, The Brass Verdict, The Reversal

By Connelly, Michael

Little, Brown and Company, 2011. (1st Omnibus Edition) Large, very thick, heavy book, black covers, very bright silver lettering on spine, 857 pages. DJ glossy beneath mylar, a color photo of Lincoln car on front, spine, a color photo of author at top back, with praise. DJ and book, both As New.. First Thus. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

$29.00

After the Fires: Recent Writing in the Germanies, Austria, and Switzerland

By Demetz, Peter, Ed.

Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1986. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, light blue cloth spine, darker blue boards, very bright lavender lettering and borders on spine, 444 pages. Remainder mark at pages' top edge. DJ glossy lavender background, black and gray bar design to title and author on front, dark blue spine. Very Fine DJ/Near Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.

$24.00

Fantastic Tales: Visionary and Everyday

By Calvino, Italo

Pantheon Books, 1997. (1st U.S. edition, 1st printing) Large, thicker, sturdy book, black spine, purple boards, very bright bronze lettering on very slightly sunken spine, 588 pages of stories by E.T.A. Hoffman, Sir Walter Scott, Hans Christian Anderson, Poe, Dickens, Turgenev, Bierce, Robert Lous Stevenson, Kipling, Henry James, H.G. Wells and more. DJ glossy in shades of brown on front and back, a spiral design on front, a list of contributors on back, cream spine and borders front and back. Very Fine DJ/Near Very Good Book. . 1st US. Hard Cover. Good/Very Fine.

$12.00

A Benjamin Franklin Reader
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A Benjamin Franklin Reader

By Isaacson, Walter

Simon & Schuster, 2003. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, thicker heavy sturdy book, blue spine, cream boards, silver lettering very bright on spine, 551 pages, a portrait on frontispiece page. DJ glossy beneath mylar, a color portrait in oval gold frame at center front, blue and black lettering, another illustration on back in oval, and several title pages of manuscripts. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

$29.00

Der Clan/Die Traumfabrik/Die Bosse - 3 Romane in einem Band

By Robbins, Harold

Eduard Kaiser Verlag, 1971. Text in German, the novels of Harold Robbins. Sturdy, very thick book, quality white cloth, 636 pages. DJ glossy white with color photo of blonde with breast exposed on front, red and black lettering. DJ has tiny dent at top front spine indentation, light crease at top back edge. Very Good DJ/Very Fine book.. Cloth. Fine/Very Good.

$19.00

He Is Legend: An Anthology Celebrating Richard Matheson

By Matheson, Richard; Conlon, Christopher, Ed.

Tor, 2010. Very large softcover, colorfully designed with a shadow and ray design on front wrapper, raised gilt title, 351 pages, with contributors including Joe Hill, Stephen King, E. Paul Wilson and more. Mint.. First Tor. Soft Cover. As New.

$19.00

William Faulkner : Novels 1930-1935 : As I Lay Dying, Sanctuary, Light in August, Pylon (Library of America)
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William Faulkner : Novels 1930-1935 : As I Lay Dying, Sanctuary, Light in August, Pylon (Library of America)

By Faulkner, William

The Library of America, 2010. (11th printing) Smaller, thicker sturdy book, quality wine cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine and borders, a dark red background with logo pattern inside covers and adjacent end papers, 1034 pages, a sewn-in red satin bookmark. DJ glossy black with red, white and blue design at middle front, spine and back, a photo of younger Faulkner at top front right. DJ and book, both As New.. Cloth. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$19.00

Banners at Sunset: An Anthology of WWII Stories from Veterans of the Big Stone County/Big Stone Lake Area

By Ross, Jay D.; Judith E. Nichols

Privately Printed, 2012. Large, sturdy book, quality black cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 592 pages, small photos throughout. DJ glossy beneath mylar, black spine and borders front and back, a color photo of flags in sunset on most of front and top back. Signed on title page by both authors. DJ has tiny crease inside front flap at bottom tip, light crease across bottom back. Near Very Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. Signed by Authors. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Very Fine.

$399.00

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