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1 "Gone with the Wind" cook Book Facsimile Edition
NY Abbeville Press 1991 Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
47pp + 20pgs ads. Famous "Southern Cooking" recipes. Front of cover pictures Scarlett O'Hara at Tara in a scene from the Motion Picture "Gone with the Wind" No marks inside "Hollywood Hotplates" 
Price: 6.40 USD
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2 A Gift to Bowdoin College by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Brunswick Bowdoin College 1963 Original Wraps Fine No Jacket Book 
Unpaginated (4pp.). Original wraps. Facsimile photographic plate of the original letter. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 9.60 USD
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3 Aids to Endeavor: Consisting of Selections from Standard Authors Designed for the Public and Private Use of the Y.P.S.C.E.
Boston D. Lothrop Co. 1890 Original Cloth Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
207pp. Front hinge cracked. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. Back pastedown and endpaper foxed. 
Price: 3.20 USD
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4 Americana Esoterica
N.p. Macy-Masius Publishers 1927 First Edition Original Cloth Very Good No Jacket Book Rockwell Kent 
299pp. Limited to 3,000 numbered copies, this being #130. Original maroon buckram cloth, paper label on the front cover, spine title stamped in gilt, fine pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt. Illustrated with decorations by Rockwell Kent. Introduction by Carl Van Doren. Spine lettering dulled, corners bumped, ownership inscription on the front pastedown partially erased. Small bookseller's ticket on the back pastedown. Lacking the original slipcase. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 An F. Scott Fitzgerald Companion
NY The Book of the Month Club 2000 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Original Wraps Fine No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
92pp. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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6 Capital Writers: Sir Walter Scott
Edinburgh The Writers Museum 1996 Original Pictorial Wraps Fine No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
40pp. Illustrated. Museum booklet. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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7 Christian's Mistake
London Hurst & Blackett Quarter Leather Very Good No Jacket Book 
320pp. Marbled endpapers. Marbled boards. Frontispiece illustration with tissue guard. Corners rubbed through, spine ends worn. Ownership inscription on the title page. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 Die Handschriften Der Wurttembergischen Landesbibliothek Stuttgart; Codices Musici I Beschriben Von Clytus Gottwald
Otto Harrassowitz Wiesbaden 1964 First Edition Original Wraps Good No Jacket Ex-Library 
184pp. Ink stamps from the University of Wisconsin library. Mostly unopened. Library pencil notation on the covers. Withdrawn stamp on one of the endpapers. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 40.00 USD
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9 Elizabethan Studies and Other Essays in Honor of George F. Reynolds
Boulder University of Colorado Studies 1945 First Edition Original Cloth Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
387pp. + 3pp. Corners bumped. Top edge of the back board bumped. Series B. Volume 2, No. 4. in the series. 
Price: 9.60 USD
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10 Eruditio: Duke University's Humanities Review, Vol. 23
N.p. Duke University Undergraduate Publications Board 2003 Original Wraps Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
48pp. "On Chaucer, Authorial Right and Experience" (Hannah Star Rogers), "The Liberal Nietzsche: Anti-Statist Philosophy" (Pavel Molchanov), "Ecstasy and the Rave: Ecstasy's Effects on Rave Music and Culture" (Wendy Lewellyn), "From Elephants to Donkeys: The Asian American Presidential Vote in Transition, 1988-2000" (Roger Pao), " Religion and Slavery: The Peculiar Religions of the Peculiar Institution" (Scott Hechinger) and "Language is Dead; Long Live Language: The Classical Paradigm of Voice in Tennyson's 'Tithonus'" (Benjamin Morris). 
Price: 4.00 USD
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11 Fairy Tales of Oscar Wilde; The Birthday of the Infanta
NY Nantier, Beall, Minouschine Publishing 1998 First Edition Original Cloth Good Good Ex-Library 4to - over 9" - 12" tall P. Craig Russell 
Unpaginated (30pp.). Illustrated in cartoon format. Ex-library with the usual markings. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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12 Franz Kafka a Praha
Prague Propagacni Tvorba Praha 1991 Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
26pp. + 20pp. plates. German, English, French and Italian languages. Creased. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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13 From Quill to Keyboard: A Bibliography of Oneida County Authors
Oneida County Bicentennial Committee 1998 Probable 1st Edition Original Pictorial Wraps Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
50pp. Perhaps the most famous Oneida County author is Walter D. Edmonds but Edmund Wilson, Walter R. Brooks (the Freddy series), Alex Haley (born in Ithaca, NY and wrote part of his autobiography of Malcolm X while living in Rome and teaching at Hamilton College), Pat Riley (coach of the LA Lakers who was born in Rome and wrote a couple of basketball books), Dick Clark (who learned broadcasting in Utica and wrote a few books), and John MacDonald (a resident of Utica and a mystery writer), among many others. 
Price: 6.40 USD
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14 Golden Thoughts from the Best Writers
Boston DeWolfe, Fiske & Co. 1910 Unknown Edition Original Full Leather Very Good No Jacket Book 
128pp. Unknown Edition. Original full leather yap binding with leather title label on the front cover, elaborate decorative art nouveau design stamped in blind, linen endpapers, all edges gilt. Illustrated with six chromolithographs. Some chipping to the edges of the binding. Size: 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Price: 24.00 USD
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15 Gone with the Wind Facsimile Reproduction
NY Abbeville Press 1991 Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
47pp + 10pgs ads. Front features pic of Scarlett O'Hara. No statement of Hollywood Hotplates. Laminate on cover is wrinkled. 
Price: 3.20 USD
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16 Good Company for Every Day of the Year
Boston James R. Osgood 1881 Reprint Full Leather Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
329pp. Frontispiece portrait of John G. Whittier. Contemporary full leather with five raised bands, spine lettering stamped in gilt, blindstamped borders to the boards, nice gilt dentelle edges, all edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Illustrated with portaits of the authors with tissue guards. Material from Whittier, Lowell, Milton, Goethe, Dante, Southey, Tennyson, Blake, Emerson, Hawthorne, Longfellow, and Iriving. Includes a piece called "The Mormon's Wife" by Rose Terry. See Flake #3350. Spine rubbed, three corners bumped and rubbed through. Foxing to the frontispiece and the corresponding tissue guard. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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17 Harper's Monthly Magazine, Vol. CXX, December 1909 to May 1910
NY Harper & Bros,. 1910 Half Leather Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
972pp. Contemporary half leather over pebbled boards with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Bound by Ward Brothers of Jacksonville, Illinois (their binders ticket on the front pastedown). Illustrated with many plates in color by N.C. Wyeth, Elizabeth Shippen Green, and Frank E. Schoonover. Typical literature, essays and poetry. Of special interest are the following articles: "Some Reminiscences of Charles Darwin" by James Bryce, an account of Col. Henry H. Young who was a member of the Secret Service during the Civil War (entitled "Young" by William Gilmore Beymer), "A Fable" by Mark Twain, "An Ethnologist in the Arctic" by Vilhjalmr Steffanson", an article on the arts and crafts movement in New York City called "Ancient Crafts in Modern New York" by Philip Verrill Mighels, "The Journal of John Wesley" by Nehemiah Curnock about the discovery of his journals in a fire box and "A Poet in War Time: Unpublished Letters of E.C. Steadman, 1861-62" by Laura Stedman. Rubbing to the extremities and the joints but not rubbed through. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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18 Historic Houses: Thomas Wolfe Remembered, Looking Homeward to Asheville, North Carolina
Asheville Thomas Wolfe Memorial State Historic Site 1988 Original Pictorial Wraps Near Fine No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Unpaginated (12pp.). Illustrated. Minor creasing. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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19 Horizon, A Magazine of the Arts; Autumn 1967, Vol. IX, No. 4
NY American Heritage 1967 Original Cloth Very Good No Jacket Book 
120pp. Illustrated. One great folding plate depicting pop posters of the time. Some excellent articles here including one on Charles Dickens when he was in poverty as a bootblack for six months, one on posters, one on the Silk Road, and others. Some bumping and minor discoloration to the cloth. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 6.40 USD
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20 Longfellow, Hawthorne and Evangeline: A Letter from Henry Wadsworth Longfellow November 29, 1847 to Nathaniel Hawthorne
Brunswick Bowdoin College 1966 Original Wraps Fine No Jacket Book 
Unpaginated (6pp.). Original wraps. Facsimile photographic plate of the original letter. Introductory note by C.E. Frazer Clark, Jr. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 12.00 USD
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