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The Little Square Review, Nos. 5 & 6, Spring-Summer 1968 American Indian  Issue
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The Little Square Review, Nos. 5 & 6, Spring-Summer 1968 American Indian Issue

By Ridland, John (editor)

Santa Barbara, CA: The Little Square Review. Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed.. 1968. Softcover. Orange printed card covers. Contributors include N. Scott Momaday, Alan Stephens Ann Clark, Robert P. Brandts, John Skinner, Clarence Alva Powell, and Norman H. Russell. Measures 6 x 6 inches. .

$15.00

The Magnolia for 1837
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The Magnolia for 1837

By Irving, Washington; Simms, William Gilmore; Herbert, Henry William (editor)

NY: Bancroft & Holley. Fair with no dust jacket; Missng frontispiece engraving Esperanza, title . page with vignette of bare-breasted Native American woman, and title . page/copyright page, boards rubbed, corners rounded, pages toned, some . light soiling and foxing, hinges cracked.. 1836. First Edition. Hardcover. Original black leather elaborately stamped in blind and in gilt on boards and spine (binding stamped Bancroft, Broadway at lower edge of design on front and rear boards). All edges gilt. Contains 11 of 13 engravings. The second in this series of gift books containing short fiction, illustrations, and poetry by many authors and illustrators. Contains two works by Washington Irving, The Widows Ordeal and Creole Village (BAL 10149) and three by William Gilmore Simms, Conrade Weickhoff, My Sister, and The War-Eagle of the Dismal Swamp (BAL 18058). Other contributors include J. G. Chapman, J. E. F. Prudhomme, Grenville Mellen, John Inman, and Theodore S. Fay. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 353 pages .

$75.00

The Atlantic Monthly:  Volume 167 Number 5 May 1941
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The Atlantic Monthly: Volume 167 Number 5 May 1941

By Weeks, Edward A. (editor)

Boston: Atlantic Monthly Company. Very Good; Edges rubbed.. 1941. First Printing. Softcover. 54 pages of ads, subscriber letters, and editorials, 131 pages of articles. Black and white and color photos and illustrations. Articles by Archibald Macleish, Donald Culross Peattie, Jean Burton, etc, and an installment in a serial by Rebecca West. With the scarce wrap-around band in beautiful condition. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall .

$25.00

A Book of Magical Beasts
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A Book of Magical Beasts

By Manning-Sanders, Ruth (editor)

Camden and New York: Thomas Nelson Inc.. Good in Very Good dust jacket; One page underlined (The Dapplegrim), jacket lightly worn and soiled.. 1971. Second Printing. Hardcover. 0840760086 . viii, 244pp. A collection of tales and poems about a variety of magical beasts, from krakens to magic swans to the Horny-Goloch by many contributors. Illustrations by Raymond Briggs. Green boards with color jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$20.00

Nostalgia of the Unknown:  The Complete Prose Poetry of Clark Ashton Smith
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Nostalgia of the Unknown: The Complete Prose Poetry of Clark Ashton Smith

By Smith, Clark Ashton

West Warwick, RI: Necronomicron Press. Near Fine. 1993. Second Printing. Softcover. 0940884011 . Illustrated stapled yellow card covers. Short fantastic fiction by American author Clark Ashton Smith (1893-1961) , edited and with an introduction by Marc Michaud, Susan Michaud, Steve Behrends, and S. T. Joshi. Cover art by Robert H. Knox. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages .

$30.00

Thy Neighbor\'s Wife:  Twelve Original Variations on the Theme of Adultery
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Thy Neighbor's Wife: Twelve Original Variations on the Theme of Adultery

By Turner, James (editor) ; Lessing, Doris; Stubbs, Jean; Baker, Denys Val

NY: Stein and Day. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Endpapers foxed, pages toned, jacket . tattered.. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. A short story anthology on the theme of adultery, with contributions by Doris Lessing, Denys Val Baker, Ronald Blyte, John Bratby, Jean Stubbs, John Pudney, Edward Hyams, Fred Urquhart, William Woods, Ronald Duncan, Frederic Raphael, and Rosemary Timperley. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 196 pages .

$20.00

A Hundred Merry Tales
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A Hundred Merry Tales

By Klaf, Franklin S. ; Hurwood, Bernhardt, J.

NY: The Citadel Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Owner bookplate on front pastedown . endpaper, date inked on front free endpaper, jacket foxed and toned.. 1964. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 126 pages .

$15.00

The Haunted Looking Glass:  Ghost Stories Chosen and Illustrated by Edward  Gorey
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The Haunted Looking Glass: Ghost Stories Chosen and Illustrated by Edward Gorey

By Gorey, Edward (editor)

NY: Random House. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, page tops and fore-edges lightly soiled. 1959. Hardcover. Reinforced library binding. Number 9 in the Looking Glass Library series. Pictorial hardcover. 311pp + [5]pp publisher ads. 12 ghost stories by Dickens, Bram Stoker, Wilkie Collins, M. R. James, Algernon Blackwood, and other writers, each with a full-page illustration by Gorey. Toledano B9c. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$40.00

The Painter of Modern Life and Other Essays
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The Painter of Modern Life and Other Essays

By Baudelaire, Charles; Mayne, Jonathan (translator and editor)

London: Phaidon Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn.. 1964. Hardcover. xx, 224pp, index, bibliographical note. Illustrations. Includes Baudelaire's essays about Edgar Allan Poem, Wagner, caricature, Delacroix, and other topics. Navy cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$20.00

My Heart Laid Bare and Other Prose Writings
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My Heart Laid Bare and Other Prose Writings

By Baudelaire, Charles; Cameron, Norman (translator) ; Quennell, Peter (editor)

London: George Weidenfeld & Nicolson Limited. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, jacket . sunned and tattered.. 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Orange cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 225 pages .

$25.00

Park-Street Papers
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Park-Street Papers

By Perry, Bliss

Boston and New York: Houghton and Mifflin. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1908. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. viii, 277pp. Brown decorated cloth. Top edges gilt. A collection of literary essays by the editor of The Atlantic Monthly. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$20.00

Fables by the Late Mr. John Gay, in One Volume Complete with  Wood-Engravings by Gillian Lewis Tyler
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Fables by the Late Mr. John Gay, in One Volume Complete with Wood-Engravings by Gillian Lewis Tyler

By Gay, John

Barre, MA: Imprint Society. Near Fine. 1970. Limited Edition. Hardcover. 0876360029 . One of 1950 copies numbered and signed by Tyler on the colophon page. Cloth-backed illustrated paper-covered boards with printed paper spine label. Illustrated cardboard slipcase. xix, 234pp. Preface by Peter A. Tasch. Designed by Roderick Stinehour and printed at The Stinehour Press. Wood-engravings by Tyler accompany each of the 66 fables first published by the English author in the 18th century. Very Good slipcase. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Illustrator .

$25.00

Wall of Words:  A Short Story from the Flesh Artist
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Wall of Words: A Short Story from the Flesh Artist

By Taylor, Lucy

Silver Salamander Press. Very Good; Covers faintly rubbed.. 1994. Softcover. Photo-illustrated stapled black card covers. A promotional short story published in advance of Taylor's horror short story collection, The Flesh Artist. 12 pages devoted to author's and publisher's books. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 28 pages .

$20.00

Fables of La Fontaine
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Fables of La Fontaine

By La Fontaine, Jean De

London: Bibliophile Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket scuffed. 1988. Reprint. Hardcover. Translated from the French by Walter Thornbury. 320 luscious illustrations by Gustave Dore. Reprint of 1860s edition. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 479 pages .

$40.00

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

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