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image of The Diary of Anais Nin, Volume Two 1934-1939

The Diary of Anais Nin, Volume Two 1934-1939

by Nin, Anais, and Stuhlmann, Gunther (Edited and with a Preface by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has creasing at top spine. Interior damp stain across top front flap.
Edition
First edition.
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$14.00

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New York.: The Swallow Press / Harcourt Brace Ã¥ World., 1967. First edition.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has creasing at top spine. Interior damp stain across top front flap.. 1 357 p. Green cloth over spine; gray cloth over boards. Gold spine titles. Front blind stamped author signature. Center B&W photo plate section.… Read more
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To Smile in Autumn: A Memoir

by Parks, Gordon

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1979
Condition
Good in very good dust jacket. Ex-library.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780393012729
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$7.00

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W. W. Norton & Company., 1979. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Good in very good dust jacket. Ex-library.. 1 249 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. Gordon Parks, American photographer and author, b.1912, here shared his experiences as an African-American artist, counting this volume as his ninth work in print. As author of "The LearningTree" a youth novel… Read more
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Marcel Proust; A Biography, Volume I

by Painter, George Duncan

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very good. Near fine. Top page block darkening. Lower left front light surface cut.
Edition
First edition. V-353; 1st Vintage.
ISBN
9780394725611
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$7.00

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Vintage Books., 1978. First edition. V-353; 1st Vintage.. Trade paperback. Very good. Near fine. Top page block darkening. Lower left front light surface cut.. Topazio (Cover portrait art by).. 1 Trade paperback. Cover art portrait in grays. B&W photos. Audience: General/trade. Writer Marcel Proust, b.1871-d.1922, in this definitive biography of his early years, is brought to life in… Read more
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Travels with Charley in Search of America (Bantam Pathfinder Edition)

by Steinbeck, John

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very good. Light spine crease.
Edition
34th Bantam printing.
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$5.00

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Toronto / New York / London.: A Bantam Book by arr. w/ The Viking Press., 1972. 34th Bantam printing.. Mass-market paperback. Very good. Light spine crease.. 1 275 p. Mass-market paperback. Glued binding. Audience: General/trade. Non-fiction. Nobel Prize winning prolific American author John Steinbeck, at almost 60 in 1960, and with his French poodle Charley, set out to… Read more
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$5.00
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Travels with Charley in Search of America

by Steinbeck, John

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1966
Condition
Very good. Light spine creasing.
Edition
Bantam S2581, 20th printing. 75c cover price.
ISBN
9780553029666
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$5.00

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New York.: A Bantam Book by arr. w/ The Viking Press., 1966. Bantam S2581, 20th printing. 75c cover price.. Mass-market paperback. Very good. Light spine creasing.. 1 Mass-market paperback. Glued binding. Audience: General/trade. Nobel Prize winning prolific American author John Steinbeck, at almost 60 in 1960, and with his French poodle Charley, set out to travel the length… Read more
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Oscar Wilde, In Memoriam, De Profundis (Reminiscences)

by Gide, Andre, and Frechtman, Bernard (Translated from the French and with a Note by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1949
Condition
Good in good dust jacket. Minor edge wear, soiling to jacket.
Edition
First edition. 1st authorized American translation.
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$8.00

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New York.: Philosophical Library., 1949. First edition. 1st authorized American translation.. Hard cover. Good in good dust jacket. Minor edge wear, soiling to jacket.. 1 50 p. Yellow paper over boards. Purple spine titles, and small front profile logo. Jacket in blue, orange blocks; white and black titles. 2-color artwork, front: side view, man calling w/ flower. Back… Read more
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The Romantic Rogue; Being the singular life and adventures of Rudolph Eric Raspe, creator of Baron Munchausen

by Carswell, John (Text and Preface by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1950
Condition
Good in good dust jacket. Smoke damage, top 2 inches front, back to book surface. Jacket spine protected by clear cover. Spine d
Edition
Early American edition.
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$9.00

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New York.: E.P. Dutton., 1950. Early American edition.. Hard cover. Good in good dust jacket. Smoke damage, top 2 inches front, back to book surface. Jacket spine protected by clear cover. Spine darkening, jacket. Jacket edge wear.. 1 Red cloth over boards. Ornately decorated jacket in brown and tan. vi, 277 p., [8] leaves of photo plates: Illustrations,… Read more
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Breaking In, Breaking Out; An Autobiography

by Monsarrat, Nicholas

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Published
1971
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket.
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$9.00

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New York.: William Morrow & Company., 1971. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket.. 1 Purple cloth, black paper over boards. 542 p. 24 cm. B&W photo section. Born into the Edwardian era of 1910, British writer Nicholas Monsarrat noted the world was changing within the year. His autobiography flows with his decades of experience. Among… Read more
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A Shaping Joy: Studies in the Writer's Craft

by Brooks, Cleanth (Essays and Introduction by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1971
Condition
Good in very good dust jacket. Age-toning, foxing to page blocks. Insert: news clipping NY Times April 19, 1972, review by Thoma
Edition
First edition. 1st American Edition.
ISBN
9780151817757
Item Price
$12.00

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New York.: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich., 1971. First edition. 1st American Edition.. Hard cover. Good in very good dust jacket. Age-toning, foxing to page blocks. Insert: news clipping NY Times April 19, 1972, review by Thomas Lask.. 1 Light blue cloth over boards. Dark blue spine titles. 22 cm. 393 p. Audience: General/trade. A leading literary critic of his… Read more
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Nobody Knows My Name; More Notes of a Native Son

by Baldwin, James

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very good. Signed by previous owner. Near fine. Prior owner name blacked out first are end paper. Light top front angled cover c
Edition
First edition. 1st Dell printing. 6435. 50c cover price.
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$18.00

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New York.: Dell Publishing Co., 1963. First edition. 1st Dell printing. 6435. 50c cover price.. Mass-market paperback. Very good. Signed by previous owner. Near fine. Prior owner name blacked out first are end paper. Light top front angled cover crease, 3 in.. 1 Mass-market paperback. Black covers w/ red and white titles. 190 p. 17 cm. Aqua page… Read more
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$18.00
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The Book of Sunnybank

by Terhune, Albert Payson

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1934
Condition
Very good in poor dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Trimmed jacket front, back, flaps, tucked inside covers. Light pencil c
Edition
First edition. Stated 1st edition.
Item Price
$895.00

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New York: London.: Harper & Brothers., 1934. First edition. Stated 1st edition.. Hard cover. Very good in poor dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Trimmed jacket front, back, flaps, tucked inside covers. Light pencil checkmarks along Terhune books list. Cover lower edges fade line up to half-inch at bottom spine, less along front; back.... Bourke-White, Margaret, photography by..… Read more
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$895.00
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Robert Frost: A Pictorial Chronicle

by Morrison, Kathleen

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1974
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Jack rear cover has moderate soiling. Interior fine.
Edition
First edition. Stated 1st.
ISBN
9780030126017
Item Price
$19.00

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New York.: Holt Rhinehart and Winston., 1974. First edition. Stated 1st.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Jack rear cover has moderate soiling. Interior fine.. 1 Dark brown and tan paper over boards. Gold spine and modest front titles. 7.5x1o.5 in., 133 p., 78 B&W photos. Author Kathleen Morrison had been a close associate to Robert… Read more
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The Colour of Life and Other Essays on Things Seen and Heard (Sixth Edition)

by Meynell, Alice

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1897
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by author. Author Meynell signed card to 2x prior owner, tacked within. Age-toning. Light occa
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$45.00

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London / New York.: John Lane, the Bodley Head., 1897. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by author. Author Meynell signed card to 2x prior owner, tacked within. Age-toning. Light occasional pencil notes at margins.. 1 103 p. Tan woven cloth over boards. Gold spine titles. Deckled page blocks. 18 cm. 14 essays: The Colour of… Read more
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Report to Saint Peter, upon the kind of world in which Hendrik Willem van Loon spent the first years of his life.

by Van Loon, Hendrik Willem (Written and Illustrated by), and Brockway, Wallace (Introduction and Editing by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1947
Condition
Good in very good dust jacket. Top center block has damp stain.
Edition
First edition. Same date, title, copyright pages.
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$9.00

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New York.: Simon and Schuster., 1947. First edition. Same date, title, copyright pages.. Hard cover. Good in very good dust jacket. Top center block has damp stain.. Immerman, Sol (Jacket design by).. 1 Rust cloth over boards. Spine title box, off-white, illustrated; front gold small windmill. xiv, 220 p. 22 cm. Includes Plates. Published posthumously, this smaller book… Read more
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$9.00
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Quite Early One Morning: Stories

by Thomas, Dylan

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1968
Condition
Good. Cover light wear, light soiling. Clean text pages.
Edition
Reset edition. Tenth printing.
ISBN
9780811202084
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$5.00

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New York.: A New Directions Paperback., 1968. Reset edition. Tenth printing.. Trade paperback. Good. Cover light wear, light soiling. Clean text pages.. 1 Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 150 p. Audience: General/trade. Writers; Essays, Literary Criticism, Poetry and Short Story Writing.
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Writing Well; Second Edition

by Hall, Donald

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1976
Condition
Good. Clean pages; moderate soiling to page blocks; edge wear; corner bumps.
Edition
2d ed. 4th printing.
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$6.00

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Boston.: Little, Brown and Company., 1976. 2d ed. 4th printing.. Trade paperback. Good. Clean pages; moderate soiling to page blocks; edge wear; corner bumps.. 1 Trade paperback, decorated with vertical thick lines, 4 colors. xvi, 388 p. 22 cm. At the time of this publication, prolific and diverse writer Donald Hall was teaching creative writing, literature, and freshman… Read more
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Crazy Salad: Some Things about Women

by Ephron, Nora

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket. Price clipped. Signed by previous owner. Small nick in jacket spine edge, front.
Edition
4th printing in 3 months.
ISBN
9780394497358
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$12.00

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New York.: Random House., 1975. 4th printing in 3 months.. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Price clipped. Signed by previous owner. Small nick in jacket spine edge, front.. Klee, Paul ("Ventriloquist", 1923, cover painting by). 1 Brown cloth and light orange paper over boards. 201 p. Audience: General/trade. Journalist Nora Ephron offers up 25… Read more
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A Writer's Reader (Second Edition)

by Hall, Donald, and Emblen, D. L.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very good. Signed by previous owner. Light edge wear. Clean pages, save for penciled check marks on contents' chapters.
Edition
5th printing.
ISBN
9780316339858
Item Price
$6.00

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Boston.: Little, Brown and Company., 1979. 5th printing.. Trade paperback. Very good. Signed by previous owner. Light edge wear. Clean pages, save for penciled check marks on contents' chapters.. 1 Trade paperback. xii, 500 p. 23 cm. Writing skills; 82 examples of works by as many authors. Donald Hall: American Poet Laureate; New Hampshire writer: essays, poetry, children's… Read more
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Kathleen and Frank: The Autobiography of a Family

by Isherwood, Christopher

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Book volume has moderate damage to top spine edge. Light top page block soiling. Jacket has spine
Edition
Stated 1st printing. Printed from the 1892 edition.
ISBN
9780671209919
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$8.00

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New York.: Simon & Schuster., 1972. Stated 1st printing. Printed from the 1892 edition.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Book volume has moderate damage to top spine edge. Light top page block soiling. Jacket has spine edge wear, discoloration.. 1 First edition. Green cloth over boards. Silver spine titles w/ graphic. 510 p. B&W photo… Read more
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From the Kingdom of Memory: Reminiscences

by Wiesel, Elie

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780671523329
Item Price
$12.00

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New York NY.: Summit Books., 1990. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Fine in fine dust jacket.. 1 Cloth and paper over boards. Audience: General/trade. Autobiographical series of essays by Elie Wiesel, author of "Night", his classic concentration camp childhood memoir. In 1986 he was the Nobel Peace Prize recipient, known as an advocate for humanity. Included are… Read more
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