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1 Barrie, James M. (Rackham, Arthur, Illus.) Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1908 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Arthur Rackham 
Inv. # RW050910. Green cloth cover with illustration of Peter Pan riding a goat gold-stamped on front cover. Gold stamped title on front cover and spine. Fifty-one tipped-in color illustrations by Rackham, consisting of frontis plus 50 numbered illustrations. All tipped-in illustrations are mounted on thick brown paper at end of text, with titles of illustrations on tissue guards.; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 1500.00 USD
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The Adventure of the Peerless Peer , Farmer, Phlip Jose
2 Farmer, Phlip Jose The Adventure of the Peerless Peer
Boulder, Colorado Aspen Press 1974 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
Inv. #4147B-26. First edition of this classic Sherlockian pastiche featuring Holmes and Lord Greystoke (aka Tarzan) battling German agent Von Bork (of "His Last Bow") in Africa in 1916. Farmer was the "American Agent for the Estates of Dr. Watson, Lord Greystoke, David Copperfield, Martin Eden, and Don Quixote." An exceptional copy of this important book that will appeal to collectors of Sherlockiana, Tarzaniana, Farmer, and Science Fiction.; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; viii, 111 pages  
Price: 400.00 USD
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Salmagundi , Faulkner, William
3 Faulkner, William Salmagundi
Milwaukee Casanova Press 1932 First Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. #1023D. One of 525 numbered copies. Includes "Ultimately," a poem by Ernest Hemingway, on the back outside cover. Illustrated with a frontispiece photograph of Faulkner. These short pieces, with one exception, first appeared in the Double Dealer Magazine.Fine in publisher's original tan thick paper wrappers, title printed in red and black on front cover. Publisher's slipcase slightly worn.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 2250.00 USD
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The Diary of a Young Girl (Het Achterhuis) , Frank, Anne (Goldyne, Joseph Illus.)
4 Frank, Anne (Goldyne, Joseph Illus.) The Diary of a Young Girl (Het Achterhuis)
West Hatfield, MA Pennyroyal Press 1985 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Joseph Goldyne 
#JS-MA. Limited edition. This is #76 of 350 copies. An exquisite edition of Anne Frank's moving diary, bound in full grey Morocco leather, with title ("Het Achterhuis") blindstamped on front and on spine. Published in 1985 by the Pennyroyal Press with Jewish Heritage Publishing. Contains 10 plates by Joseph Goldyne, each with tissue guard. The plates are in several media, including hardground etching, softground etching, aquatint, and dry-point. The text for the book was set in Monotype Bembo by Stinehour Press, Lunenburg, VT. The etchings were executed by Joseph Goldyne, who signed the book on the limiting page. The book was designed by Barry Moser, who also signed the book. The paper used for the text is Mohawk Letterpress from the Mohawk Mills. The engravings were printed on Rives paper. Printing of the book began in August 1985, and ended in November 1985.; Folio 13" - 23" tall  
Price: 3000.00 USD
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5 Hemingway, Ernest The Old Man and the Sea
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1952 First US Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Tunnicliffe 
Inv. #1226J. First Edition, first printing with an "A" on the copyright. Bound in 3/4 maroon morocco over marbled boards. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 139 pages; Five bands on spine with title and elaborate decorations in gilt.  
Price: 2500.00 USD
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6 Mirbeau, Octave The Diary of a Lady's Maid Translated from the French
Paris Charles Carrington 1903 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Mas (12 Illustrations) 
Inv. #1086. Classic erotica. Full leather binding. Six dentelles, elaborate decoration on the title & spine. 12 illustrations by Mas. From the Biblioteca Curiosa.; 8vo  
Price: 650.00 USD
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7 Poe, Edgar Allan The Raven
NY Harper & Bros. 1884 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket; One plate ("'T is some visiter entreating entrance at my chamber door") torn at bottom and repaired with cellophane tape. Two tissue guards ("'T is some visiter . . ." and "Here I opened wide the door . . .") torn in corresponding manner. Cellophane tape on "'T is some visiter" tissue guard left mark on back (but not front) of previous engraving.  Illustrated by Gustav Dore 
#1285. Grey cloth with large Dore illustration on cover. Twenty-six large steel engravings by Dore, with tissue guards.; Steel engraving; Folio 13" - 23" tall  
Price: 2000.00 USD
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8 Potter, Beatrix The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle
NY Frederick Warne & Co. 1905 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Author 
Inv. #1265C. Published in London & New York, 1905. Brown cover with illustrated paste-down of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle on front cover. 85 pages, 25 illustrations. Professional restoration of spine. Excellent text and binding . ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall  
Price: 750.00 USD
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9 Potter, Beatrix The Tale of Pigling Bland
London & NY Frederick Warne & Co. 1913 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Author 
Inv. #P-040716. Published in London & N.Y. in 1913. 93 pages, 15 color illustrations with black and white vignettes in the text. Purple/maroon boards with pictoral paste-down of Pigling Bland on the front cover. Vestiges of previous owner's signature on title page. Professional restoration of rear endpaper and to the top of the spine. A small mark on the rear board. Text perfect. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall  
Price: 850.00 USD
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Emblems, Divine and Moral , Quarles, Francis
10 Quarles, Francis Emblems, Divine and Moral
London John Bennet 1839 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. #1289B. 1 volume. 3/4 brown leather over marbled boards. Marbled endpapers. "Emblems, Divine and Moral, by Francis Quarles. New Edition. Carefully revised and corrected, with recommendatory prefaces, by Rev. Augustus Toplady, and the Rev. John Ryland. Complete in one volume, with 80 engravings." We found the following description of Quarles on-line: "Quarles (1593-1644) was chronologer to the City of London and secretary to Archbishop Usher in Ireland. He is best remembered for his poetry, characterized by original imagery, striking sentiment, fertility of expression, and a compression of style. Upon the outbreak of the 1644 rebellion in Ireland, he fled to England and was associated with Charles I, and as a consequence, his books and some manuscripts prepared for the press were plundered."; Steel engraving; 12mo 7" - 7" tall  
Price: 450.00 USD
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The Misadventures of Sherlock Holmes , Queen, Ellery (ed.)
11 Queen, Ellery (ed.) The Misadventures of Sherlock Holmes
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1944 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Publisher's dust jacket missing lower front corner (to "N" in QUEEN) and top and bottm of spine, otherwise intact.  
Inv. #4147B. First edition, first state of this rare classic collection of Sherlockian parodies and pastiches edited by Ellery Queen (aka Frederick Dannay and Manfred B. Lee). Authors include Queen, Mark Twain, O. Henry, Bret Harte, Vincent Starrett, and others. This collection was suppressed by the Doyle estate soon after publication.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxiii, 363 pages  
Price: 450.00 USD
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12 Sendak, Maurice (Illus.) Fortunia
NY Frank Hallman 1974 Limited/Numbered Edition Softcover Fine with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Maurice Sendak 
Inv. #1452F. Grey-Blue softcover. No. 20 of 326 copies. "Fortunia. A Tale by Mme. D'Aulnoy, Translated and adapted by Richard Schaubeck. Pictures by Maurice Sendak." Published in an edition of 326 copies -- 26 (lettered A-Z) of which were reserved for the artist, translator, and publisher -- designed by Ronald Gordon & printed at the Meridian Gravure Company. All copies signed by the artist and the translator. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Signed by Author & Illustrator  
Price: 300.00 USD
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13 Waugh, Ida Tangles and Curls
NY Worthington Company 1888 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
8vo  
Price: 375.00 USD
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14 Wilde, Oscar The Happy Prince
New York Aldus Printers 1947 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. # W-018. Light grey cloth with title on front cover. "A Story for Christmastime Reading which has been Privately Printed in New York, 1947." "A limited number of this Christmas edition was printed by the Aldus Printers for the friends of Mr. and Mrs. Hunt T. Dickinson, Christmas 1947.) ; 8vo  
Price: 50.00 USD
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15 Yeats, William Butler The Green Helmet and Other Poems
Dundrum, Ireland Cuala Press 1910 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. #1023C. One of 400 copies of the original Irish first edition of this work by one of Ireland's, and the world's, finest poets. Includes original loose erratum sheet. This Irish edition is extremely rare, and an exceptional find in this condition. We have been unable to find another copy of the work listed for sale in the United States, but have just found one other copy in an English bookseller's catalog. ; 8vo; 33 pages  
Price: 3000.00 USD
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