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Salome; A Tragedy in One Act

By: Wilde, Oscar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, The Heritage Press: 1945

Edition: First Printing.

Seller ID: 1115

Condition: Near Fine


51pp. 1st Printing of the Heritage Edition. Original black cloth, stamped in blind and gilt, pictorial endpapers. Illustrated by Valenti Angelo. Introduction by Holbrook Jackson. Bottom corners gently bumped. The slipcase is starting to split at a couple of joints. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Works of Oscar Wilde

By: Wilde, Oscar

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, E.P. Dutton: 1954

Seller ID: 014892

Condition: Very Good


1119pp. Original green cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Frontispiece. A few pages carelessly creased. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Short Stories of Oscar Wilde

By: Wilde, Oscar

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, The Heritage Press: 1968

Seller ID: 014897

Condition: Near Fine


313pp. Bound in lovely violet cloth with black highlights, spine titled stamped in gilt against a black panel. All edges of the text block flecked with violet as issued. Illustrated. Housed in the original gilt foil slipcase which is itself in Very Good condition (some scuffing and rubbing). Bottom corners gently bumped. A presentable copy. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The Fisherman and His Soul and Other Fairy Tales

By: Wilde, Oscar

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1998

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 014901

Condition: Fine


180pp. Selected by Giles Gordon. Bloomsbury Classics series. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Critic as Artist with Some Remarks on the Importance of Doing Nothing and Discussing Everything

By: Wilde, Oscar

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Kobenhavn, Green Integer: 1997

Seller ID: 014902

Condition: Very Good


157pp. Some creasing to the wraps. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Collected Works of Oscar Wilde

By: Wilde, Oscar

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Greystone Press:

Seller ID: 014903

Condition: Good


526pp. Text browned. Ownership notation on the front free endpaper. Corners bumped. The jacket is dampstained and foxed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Importance of Being Earnest: A Trivial Novel for Serious People

By: Wilde, Oscar & Charles Osborne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's: 2000

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 014896

Condition: Fine


159pp. Illustrated with silhouettes in text. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Wit and Humor of America, Volume 1 (Only)

By: Wilder, Marshall P.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Funk & Wagnalls: 1911

Seller ID: 014910

Condition: Good


220pp. + 10pp. ads. Original patterned paper over green cloth, paper spine label. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Hinge cracked in the gutter facing the half title. Ownership label indicating that this was purchased from The Hawthorne Hotel in Salem, MA in 2001 on the half title. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Bridge of San Luis Rey

By: Wilder, Thornton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Albert & Charles Boni: 1927

Edition: Fourth Printing.

Seller ID: 012230

Condition: Good


235pp. Original gray cloth stamped in black and green. Illustrated. Map endpapers. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Binding soiled. Front hinge cracked and cleanly reglued with archival quality binding glue. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Gift inscription on the first blank prelim. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Bridge of San Luis Rey

By: Wilder, Thornton

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Albert & Charles Boni: 1928

Edition: Sixteenth Printing.

Seller ID: 014909

Condition: Good


235pp. Pictorial endpapers. Soiled. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Text dampstained. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Bridge of San Luis Rey

By: Wilder, Thornton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 022693

Condition: Very Good


235pp. Reprint. Original maroon cloth with lettering and decorations stamped in gilt and blind, top edge stained black as issued. Illustrated by Amy Drevenstedt. Endpapers and pastedowns faintly foxed. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. The jacket is lightly soiled with shallow chipping at the spine ends. Back flap creased diagonally. Verso of the flaps foxed. 1940's edition. View more info

The Gardener's Grandchildren

By: Willard, Barbara

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw Hill: 1978

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 023292

Condition: Near Fine


144pp. Lightly bumped on top edge of spine. Binding tight, pages clean. Dust jacket has some large closed tears, a big chip on the spine (1 inch x 1/2 inch), and some minor chipping along edges. (mylar cover) This is a Book Club Edition. English Author. View more info

Thackeray: Arco Literary Critiques

By: Williams, Ioan M.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Arco: 1969

Seller ID: 014637

Condition: Very Good


137pp. + 2pp. ads. Illustrated. Wraps unevely browned. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Prologue the Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer

By: Willoughby, E.F.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Maynard, Merrill & Co.:

Seller ID: 003502

Condition: Very Good


112pp. Ad endpapers. Corners bumped with some additional bumping to the leading edge of the boards. Light soil to the back cover. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The World of Charles Dickens

By: Wilson, Angus

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1970

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 008320

Condition: Very Good


302pp. Illustrated. Wraps creased at the corners. The verso of the frontispiece is somewhat foxed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

Literary Trail of Greater Boston

By: Wilson, Susan

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin: 2000

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 007281

Condition: Fine


168pp. Illustrated. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Little Journeys in Literature

By: Winslow, Helen M.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, L.C. Page & Co.: 1906

Edition: Fourth Impression.

Seller ID: 014920

Condition: Good


444pp. Illustrated. Original gray cloth with with gilt decorative box inset at the front cover, spine lettering stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. Patterned endpapers. Foxed. Corners bumped. Ownership inscription on the verso of the frontispiece. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

American Giant, Walt Whitman and His Times

By: Winwar, Frances

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022355

Condition: Very Good


341pp. 1st Edition. Original dark blue cloth with spine lettering and decoration stamped in gilt. Illustrated. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper and another on the front pastedown. The jacket is edgeworn and is tape repaired on the verso and the heel of the spine. View more info

A Literary Pilgrimage Among the Haunts of Famous British Authors

By: Wolfe, Theodore F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott: 1896

Edition: Deluxe Edition

Seller ID: 929

Condition: Good


260pp. Deluxe Edition, Limited to 512 numbered copies, made on Dutch handmade paper, this being #40. Original decorative cloth, beautifully stamped in gilt in a floral and peacock pattern (having the look of a Decorative Designers piece). Illustrated. Deckled edges. Ex-library with the usual markings. Spine completely dulled. Corners bumped, bottom corners rubbed through at the tips. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Web and the Rock

By: Wolfe, Thomas

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Dell Laurel: 1964

Edition: Fourth Printing.

Seller ID: 015566

Condition: Good


736pp. Spine creased. Dampstain to the back cover and the bottom edge of the text block, not effecting the printed text. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info