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Kipling, The Critical Heritage.

By: GREEN, ROGER LANCELYN, EDITOR.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Barnes & Noble: (1971)

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 8694

ISBN: 0389040819

Condition: Very good condition in fine jacket, in protective mylar wrap


409 pp.; 8vo; cloth in dust jacket. Bit of foxing to foredge.From The Critical Heritage series. View more info

Image for Revue de la Bibliotheque natioanale de France, No. 1 Janvier 1999 to No. 45 Sommaire 2013.  missing 22

Revue de la Bibliotheque natioanale de France, No. 1 Janvier 1999 to No. 45 Sommaire 2013. missing 22

By: GRILLET, THIERRY, BRUNO BLASSELLE, EDITORS.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Bibliotheque nationale de France: 2009

Seller ID: 8280

Condition: Fine condition


4to; wrappers; illustrated with photographs and other reproductions.Including: L'Arcouest des Joliot-Curie; Le musee du Cabinet des medailles; Inedit; Simone de Beauvoir; Pierre II Dumonstier. View more info

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[Two Titles] The Bedside Thomas Hardy, together with: Hardy of Wessex, His Life and Literary Career.

By: HARDY, THOMAS; CARL J. WEBER.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., St. Martin's Press; Columbia University Press: 1979;1967

Seller ID: 8575

Condition: Fine condition


2 volumes; 8vo; cloth. Bedside in fine jacket under mylar; Wessex without jacket.A selection by Edward Leeson of Hardy's prose and poetry, along with the second revised edition of the biography by Weber. View more info

O. Henry, A Memorial Essay (signed by the author).

By: HENDERSON, ARCHIBALD.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Raleigh, Mutual Publishing Co.: (1914)

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8238

Condition: Very Good condition


32 pp.; 4to; brown wrappers lettered gilt; stabbed & tied at spine; yapp edges showing some chipping. Signed by the author front endpaper, Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Bookplate of Charles MacA. Willcox inside front cover. Illustrated with photographs including portrati frontis. View more info

Grace O' Life.

By: Holdon, Margaret.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Heath Cranton Limited: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7407

Condition: Fine condition in Very Good jacket


Inscribed by Charles and Margaret Holden to William Walter Carruth, on the front endpaper. 237 pp., frontis; 8vo; orange cloth, spine lettered in gilt; pictorial gray jacket. With a foreword by Edward Garnett and nine woodcuts by Freda Bone. Jacket with closed tears along lower spine edge. chip of leading front corner. Sharp in protective mylar.A collection of character sketches, often dealing with 'poor and humble' people in everyday life. View more info

Image for Holmes' Works (Spine Title, 10 volumes, with a charming contemporary holograph letter and illustrated card laid in).  Including The Autocrat, Professor, Poet at the Breakfast Table; Medical Essays; One Hundred Days in Europe; Moral Antipathy; Poems; Essays; Elsie Venner; Guardian Angel.

Holmes' Works (Spine Title, 10 volumes, with a charming contemporary holograph letter and illustrated card laid in). Including The Autocrat, Professor, Poet at the Breakfast Table; Medical Essays; One Hundred Days in Europe; Moral Antipathy; Poems; Essays; Elsie Venner; Guardian Angel.

By: HOLMES, OLIVER WENDELL.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1889

Seller ID: 8966

Condition: Good Condition


8vo; half brown polished calf and marbled paper over boards; spines lettered & decorated in gilt; Autocrat & Poetical Works with engraved portrait frontis; Poet at the Breakfast Table, with engraved frontis; Poet title and text has Professor on spine, thus Professor has Poet on spine - bound to confuse!? Mortal Antipathy dated 1887; Poetical Works, no date. So a mixed up grouping in uniform bindings, with rubbing at spine ends and edges; top of two spines repaired. Margin mark in pencil p. 176 Solid reading set overall.The volume, One Hundred Days in Europe, has a letter and card lai... View more info

Image for [2 volumes] The Gods and Other Lectures; The Ghosts and Other Lectures.  [Both inscribed by Ingersoll].

[2 volumes] The Gods and Other Lectures; The Ghosts and Other Lectures. [Both inscribed by Ingersoll].

By: INGERSOLL, ROBERT G.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, C. P. Farrell: 1879; 1880

Edition: 26th & 10th Editions

Seller ID: 8890

Condition: Very Good condition


253 pp., pubs. catalog; pebbled green cloth lettered in gilt. 232 pp., plus (2)p. Tribute to Ebon C. Ingersoll by his brother Robert, plus pubs. catalog; blue cloth lettered in gilt. Both volumes inscribed and dated on prelims by Ingersoll, "to his friend W. (H?) Sullivan. Minor wear to corners; offset to prelim, and title from inscription. Brochure for the Ingersoll Museum laid in.Lectures and writings of the The Great Agnostic in the golden age of Free Thought in America, long before thought-proof bucket hats became fashionable. View more info

The Works of Washington Irving.

By: Irving, Washington.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.Y., Current Literature: 1912

Edition: Reprint of the Fulton Ed.

Seller ID: 7975

Condition: Very Good condition


7 volumes; 8vo; light brown cloth with dark brown spine labels lettered in gilt; each volume with tissue frontis and text illustrations including drawings, and photographs. Minor snags to tops of four spines. Including: The Alhambra; Astoria; Bracebridge Hall; Knickerbocker's New York; Sketch Book, Abbotsford; Tales of a Traveler; Wolfert's Roos and other Stories, Newstead Abbey. View more info

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THE YOLLA BOLLY PRESS

By: James & Carolyn Robertson

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 6596


G. F. WILKINSON BOOKS SPECIALIZES IN THE SALE & DISTRIBUTION OF TITLES BY THIS FINE PRESS, ORIGINALLY BASED IN COVELO, CALIFORNIA. THOUGH NO LONGER PRODUCING WONDERFUL LETTERPRESS BOOKS IN THE WOODS, WE HAVE MUCH OF THE REMAINING INVENTORY IN STOCK, AND WILL BE ADDING TITLES GOING FORWARD. TO VIEW CURRENTLY AVAILABLE TITLES, PLEASE USE THE KEYWORD SEARCH ABOVE LEFT FOR - YOLLA BOLLY. We also offer here, the Prospectus for John Steinbeck's, Flight published by the press. View more info

THE SELECTED WRITINGS OF JUAN RAMON JIMENEZ.

By: Jimenez, Juan Ramon.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: N.Y., Farrar, Straus & Cudahy: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 237

Condition: Fine in Very Good dj


8vo. Green cloth in light green, price clipped dust jacket with a 1" split at front flap corner. View more info

A Collection of the author's published works comprising 22 individual volumes all but one in the first edition, including novels, essays, anthologies, etc. Various places, publishers. Two signed by the author.

By: Johnson, Diane.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: 1965 - 2008

Seller ID: 3006


Novels 1. Fair Game. N.Y.: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1965. First Edition. Signed by the author on title page. 8vo; cloth, in moderately soiled white dust jacket. Bookplate on front endpaper. Near fine condition in like dust jacket, in mylar wrap. (3010) 2. Loving Hands at Home. N.Y.: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1968. First Edition. Signed by the author on title page. 8vo; cloth in orange dust jacket. Jacket spine faded, else very crisp. Fine condition in Very Good or better jacket, in Mylar Wrap. (3007) 3. Burning. N.Y.: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1971. First Edition. 8vo; cloth, in pric... View more info

Dear Master: Letters of George Sterling to Ambrose Bierce, 1900-1912.

By: Larson, Roger K., ed.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 2002

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 3868

Condition: Fine condition in near fine slipcase


One of 350 copies; 255 pp., incl. bibliography; 4to; cloth-backed boards, paper spine label; black & white photographs; facsimile insert; in slipcase with a few areas of light rubbing at extremities of one side. View more info

Studies in the Novel, Volume III, Summer 1971, Number 2:( American Negro Novelists/Special Number).

By: Lee, James W., Editor.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Denton,TX, North Texas State Univ.: 1971

Seller ID: 466

Condition: Near Fine


8vo. 236 pgs. Includes 15 page bibliographical checklist of books and essays on african american novelists. Articles on the writing of Richard Wright, Ishmael Reed, Jean Toomer, James Baldwin and more. View more info

Hiparama of the Classics.

By: LORD BUCKLEY.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: [San Francisco], City Lights: [1980]

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 1572

Condition: Fine condition


37 pp., plus bibliography & pub. ads.; 8vo; photo pictorial, stapled wrappers; doubel page black & white photo of Buckley, Roy Eldridge and Lenny Bruce (reportedly) at the Monterey Jazz Festival, 1959. View more info

Image for [4 literary titles from the Keepsake Series] Una and Robin; Telling Stories; Story of a Story & Three Stories; The Year of the Young Rebels.

[4 literary titles from the Keepsake Series] Una and Robin; Telling Stories; Story of a Story & Three Stories; The Year of the Young Rebels.

By: LUHAN, MABEL DODGE; JOAN DIDION; JESSAMYN WEST; STEPHEN SPENDER.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Friends of the Bancroft Library: 1976;1978;1982;1984

Seller ID: 8818

Condition: Fine condition


8vo; wrappers. View more info

Lost in Language. Poems from the Japanese and Spanish, translated by Dennis Maloney.

By: Maloney, Dennis, transl.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Buffalo, Springhouse Editions: [1989]

Seller ID: 1672

Condition: Fine condition


Illustrated, printed cream wrappers.Including: Issa, Ryokan, Akiko, Machado, Jimenez, Neruda. View more info

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Benjamin Franklin as a Man of Letters.

By: MCMASTER, JOHN BACH.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1891

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 8934

Condition: Fine condition


293 pp., tissue frontis; 12mo; burgundy cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. With a Ben Franklin bookmark laid in with this now wistful quote: "God grant that not only love of liberty, but a thorough knowledge of the rights of man may pervade all the nations of the earth, so that anybody may set their foot anywhere on its surface and say: This is my country!" From the American Men of Letters series edited by Charles Dudley Warner. View more info

The Brig.

By: Powell, Mason.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: [San Francisco], Alternate Publishing: [1984]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1599

Condition: Vertical fold crease along spine, front cover where opened; very light vertical crease to back cover. Very good or better copy.


167 pp., pub. ads; 8vo; printed black, white & green wrappers with illus. back cover."A Novel of Punishment & Discipline by a Military Gone Mad with Power." View more info

Realms of Gold: The Colorful Writers of San Francisco 1850-1950 [Signed by the author].

By: Rathmell, George.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Infinity Publishing: 2008

Seller ID: 6803

ISBN: 0741445379

Condition: As New


Light blue pictorial wrappers; black & white portrait photos. A literary history of San Francisco and surrounding regions, with a fresh look at the lives of authors including: Bret Harte, Mark Twain, Robert Louis Stevenson, Isadora Duncan, Jack London, Robinson Jeffers, Dsashiell Hammett, John Steinbeck, William Saroyan, Henry Miller, Lawrence Ferlinghetti. View more info