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The King is Dead:  Tales of Elvis Postmortem
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The King is Dead: Tales of Elvis Postmortem

By Sammon, Paul M. (editor)

NY: Delta Books. Very Good; Edges mildly rubbed, pages toned.. 1994. First Printing. Softcover. 9780385312530 . Xiii, 381 pages. Black and white illustrations, short editor bio. Stories and cultural commentary by Joyce Carol Oates, Harlan Ellison, Lou Reed, Lawrence Block, and many others. .

$14.00

Fables de la Fontaine
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Fables de la Fontaine

By Fontaine, Jean de la

Tours, France: Maison Alfred Mame Et Fils. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, hinges cracked, foxing.. 1929. Later Printing. Hardcover. Color illustrated boards with tan cloth spine. 16 color plates and numerous other black and white illustrations by R. De la Neziere. Text in French. La Fontaine's fables with de la Neziere's dramatic color illustrations of anthropomorphic storks, foxes, lions, donkeys, frogs, and other animals. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 159 pages .

$35.00

Selected Stories
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Selected Stories

By Bosman, Herman Charles

Cape Town, South Africa: Human & Rousseau. Very Good with no dust jacket; Edges rubbed.. 1987. Revised Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. 9780798113571 . Pictorial boards. A collection of satirical stories that emphasize the inconsistencies of Afrikaner society. ; 152 pages .

$20.00

The Finishing Touch:  Stories from the 1991 Nadine Gordimer Short Story  Award
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The Finishing Touch: Stories from the 1991 Nadine Gordimer Short Story Award

By Oliphant, Andries Walter (editor)

Johannesburg, South Africa: COSAW Publishing. Very Good; Edges lightly rubbed.. 1992. First Printing. Softcover. 187487915X . A collection of 10 short stories presented by the Congress of South African Writers. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 159 pages .

$10.00

Encounters:  An Anthology of South African Short Stories
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Encounters: An Anthology of South African Short Stories

By Medalie, David (editor)

Johannesburg, South Africa: Witwatersrand University Press. Very Good; Top corners bumped.. 1998. First Printing. Softcover. 9781868143252 . Selected and introduced by David Medalie. xxxv, 236 pages. Biographical notes. A varied collection of 20 regional tales originally published from the 1920s to the 1990s. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$20.00

Necon 17, July 18-20, 1997
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Necon 17, July 18-20, 1997

By Yarbro, Chelsea Quinn, Gardner, Craig Shaw; Massie, Elizabeth

Necon. Very Good. 1997. Softcover. Program book for Necon 17, the North-East Writer's Conference, (with a focus on the horror genre) , held at Roger Williams College, in Providence, Rhode Island. Schedule of events plus fiction by Jim Anderson, Bob Booth, Dan Booth, Craig Shaw Gardner, Elizabeth Massie, Yvonne Navarro, and Chelsa Quinn Yarbro. Includes artwork by Gahan Wilson, Jill Bauman, and Pat Morrissey. Printed stapled card covers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 34 pages .

$20.00

Seven Rules
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Seven Rules

By Robertson, A. W.

Laughlintown, PA: Gloxinia Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket toned and lightly worn.. 1960. Hardcover. Bright red cloth binding. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. TLS by author affixed to front flyleaf. Original bookmark laid in. Author photo on rear jacket panel. The author's seven rules for success in life are elaborated upon in these pages. ; 26 pages .

$20.00

Searching for Survivors
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Searching for Survivors

By Banks, Russell

NY: Fiction Collective. Very Good; Rear cover lightly soiled and toned.. 1975. First Edition. Softcover. Softcover and hardcover editions published simultaneously. A collection of fourteen short stories and an early published work by Banks. ; 153 pages .

$25.00

Out of Soundings
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Out of Soundings

By Tomlinson, H. M.

NY: Harper and Brothers. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and soiled. 1931. First American Edition. Hardcover. Line illustrations by H. Charles Tomlinson. Maroon cloth with titles in gilt on front boards and spine. Striking jacket of a stylized albatross and waves. A collection of essays and stories about Tomlinson's journeys around the world, nature, philosophy, World War I literature, and other topics. ; 282 pages .

$35.00

Early Poems and Stories
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Early Poems and Stories

By Yeats, W. B.

NY: Macmillan. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and rubbed.. 1925. First American Edition. Hardcover. x, 528pp. First American edition in plain green cloth binding, a variant of the first American edition, which also appears in a blindstamped green cloth version, according to Wade 148. Decorated endpapers with unicorn and eagle design. .

$50.00

Up in the Old Hotel and Other Stories
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Up in the Old Hotel and Other Stories

By Mitchell, Joseph

NY: Pantheon. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Belly band lightly soiled. 1992. Seventh Printing. Hardcover. 0679412638. Signed by Mitchell on the title page in blue marker. Cloth-backed boards. xii, 718pp. Printed yellow bookstore "signed copy" belly band. A collection of the late New Yorker writer's four collections of stories and some previously unpublished material. A clean, bright, and tight copy.

$250.00

Critical Essays
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Critical Essays

By Lamb, Charles; MacDonald, William (editor)

London: J. M. Dent and Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards toned and rubbed, moisture stains to . endpapers.. 1903. Hardcover. Tan cloth boards with blue cloth spine. Top edges gilt. With preface and notes by William MacDonald. xxii, 338pp. Illustrations. ; The Works of Charles Lamb .

$15.00

A Literary Guide to Seduction
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A Literary Guide to Seduction

By Meister, Robert (editor)

NY: Stein and Day. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket lightly worn.. 191963. Hardcover. Cloth-backed boards. Jacket art by Milton Glaser. Introduction by Leslie A. Fiedler. A collection of writings about seduction by a variety of authors including Ovid, Emil Zola, de Laclos, Aldous Huxley, Thomas Mann, Stendhal, Lord Byron, and others. ; 424 pages .

$17.00

Obscure Destinies
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Obscure Destinies

By Cather, Willa

NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Edges of boards and pages mildly soiled, . jacket soiled, chipped, and toned at spine.. 1932. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth with front board and spine paper labels. A collection of three stories of the American West. Owner bookplate (Dorothea and Benjamin Carr) designed by John Reardon on front free endpaper. ; 230 pages .

$20.00

Two Cheers for Democracy
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Two Cheers for Democracy

By Forster, E. M.

NY: Harcourt, Brace & Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed with light staining of top . corners, jacket worn, soiled with chip missing from lower spine area.. 1951. Later Printing. Hardcover. Gray cloth. xvi, 363 pages. A collection of political reflections on community, liberty, and tolerance with selections on World War II and persons and places throughout history. .

$15.00

Boon, the Mind of the Race, the Wild Asses of the Devil, and the Last  Trump:  Being a First Selection from the Literary Remains of George Boon,  Appropriate3 to the Times
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Boon, the Mind of the Race, the Wild Asses of the Devil, and the Last Trump: Being a First Selection from the Literary Remains of George Boon, Appropriate3 to the Times

By Bliss, Reginald; [H. G. Wells}

NY: George H. Doran Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Bookplate on front pastedown endpaper (Anna . Griswold). Boards rubbed, spine cracked.. 1915. Later Printing. Hardcover. Maroon cloth with printed paper label on front boards and titles in gilt on spine. A collection of essays, many literary, from the pen of H. G. Wells, writing under his pseudonym, Reginald Bliss. ; 345 pages .

$30.00

The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England (In Three Volumes)
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England (In Three Volumes)

By Bacon, Francis; Montagu, Basil

Philadelphia: Parry & McMillan. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, lower half of backstrip missing in Volume II. 1859. Hardcover. Original embossed dark brown cloth with titles in gilt on spines. Frontispiece engraving of Bacon in Volume I. cxix, 455pp; viii, 589pp; xv, 584pp. Albany jurist and Democratic political boss D-Cady Herrick's copy with his printed bookplates in each volume. Large 8vos.

$130.00

The Complete Works of George Savile, First Marquess of Halifax
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The Complete Works of George Savile, First Marquess of Halifax

By Savile, George; Raleigh, Walter (editor)

Oxford, England: The Clarendon Press. Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned, worn, and splayed, pages toned, occasional penciled underlining and marginalia, owner name on front free . endpaper.. 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. Edited and with an introduction by Walter Raleigh. Frontispiece lithograph portrait of George Savile, First Marquess of Halifax (1633-1695) , the English writer and politician. Navy cloth. xxviii, 256pp. .

$20.00

Essays from the London Times, Second Series
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Essays from the London Times, Second Series

NY: D. Appleton & Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards heavily soiled and worn, rear hinge . cracked, foxing, some dog-eared pages.. 1852. Hardcover. Red printed cloth. 261, [2]pp of publisher's ads. Contains of an early review of Harriet Beecher Stowe's bestselling novel, Uncle Tom's Cabin, as well as accounts of travels to the Nubian Desert and Arctic, a history of Spanish literature, and literary essays and reviews of works by Dickens, Tennyson, Thackeray, and Hawthorne. ; Appleton's Popular Library of the Best Authors; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$20.00

The Day\'s Work
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The Day's Work

By Kipling, Rudyard

NY: Doubleday and McClure. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, hinges cracked,. 1898. First American Edition. Hardcover. Green decorative cloth. Top edges gilt. Black and white illustrations. A collection of Kipling's short stories. Livingston 169. ; 432 pages .

$20.00

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