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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

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 b... 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: $50.00

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

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 1572

Condition: A fine copy.


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

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

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

The Politics of Literary Reputation. The Making and Claiming of 'St. George' Orwell.

By: Rodden, John.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y. & Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7482

ISBN: 0195039548

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap


8vo; cloth-backed paper over boards, in dust jacket. Illustrated with reproducitons from contemporary sources - ads, cartoons, photos, etc. View more info

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The Necessity of Atheism.

By: Shelley, Percy Bysshe.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Girard, Kansa, Haldeman-Julius: [1926]

Seller ID: 6739

Condition: Very Good condition


Little Blue Book No. 935; 32 pp.; 16 mo; stapled light blue wrappers with general fading, tanning to edges; light even tanning to text pages. View more info

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(Two Items) Upton Sinclair Anthology, together with: The Autobiography of Upton Sinclair.

By: SINCLAIR, UPTON.

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Culver City; New York, Murray and Gee; Harcourt, Brace & World: 1947; 1962

Edition: 1st Editions

Seller ID: 8576

Condition: Near Fine condition


8vo; red cloth, without dust jackets. Autobiography with light wear, spine slightly faded with gilt lettering a bit dulled. Anthology is fine. View more info

Pictures in A Mirror.

By: THOMAS, W. MOY.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Groombridge and Sons: 1880

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 8251

Condition: Very Good condition


308 pp., color frontis illus.' pub. ads; 8vo; blue cloth, lettered in gilt, decorativly stamped in black; all edges gult. Full page black & white illustrations throughout. Minor repair to hinges, very firm thus. Tanning to half-title; moderate soil and wear at edges.With award bookplate on front endpaper from the Inverness Burgh School Board, Merkinch Public School, Session 1884-85. Awarded to Miss Maggie Crofs, for History, Grammar, and Arithmetic. James Ross, H... View more info

Writing Los Angeles, A Literary Anthology.

By: Ulin, David L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Library of America: 2002

Seller ID: 8024

ISBN: 1931082278

Condition: As New


8vo; white dust jacket; still in original shrinkwrap. View more info

(Two Titles): The Essays and Articles of Evelyn Waugh, together with The Letters of Evelyn Waugh.

By: Waugh, Evelyn.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Little, Brown; Ticknor & Fields: 1983; 1980

Seller ID: 7992

Condition: Fine condition in Near Fine jackets


662 & 664 pp.; 8vo; dust jackets. Light wear to Letters, under mylar. Jacket on Essays is fine. View more info

Mark Twain in England.

By: WELLAND, DENNIS.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8224

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket


267 pp., incl. index, notes, appendices; 8vo; red cloth in pictorial cream dust jacket. View more info

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the Book of the Homeless (Le Livre des Sans-foyer). Original Articles in Verse and Prose, Illustrations reproduced from Original Paintings & Drawings.

By: WHARTON, EDITH, EDITED BY.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: N.Y., Scribner's: 1916

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 8136

Condition: Very Good condition


151 pp.; 4to; red cloth back lettered in gilt, and dark gray paper over boards lettered in black. Printed by D. B. Updike at the Merrymount Press. Leading corners bumped with some wear through at tips."In the course of fund-raising for civilian victims of World War I, Edith Wharton assembled this monumental benefit volume by drawing upon her connections to the era's leading authors and artists. The unique compilation forms a 'Who's Who' of early 20th century ... View more info