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The Hawthorne Centenary Celebration at the Wayside Concord, Massachusetts July 4-7, 1904

By: N/A

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1905

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed By Owner

Seller ID: 759

Condition: Very Good


208pp. 1st Edition. Original green cloth, titles stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. Frontispiece portrait of Hawthorne. Bookplate of Charles West Varney, Jr. on the front pastedown. The name "Higginson" inscribed on the same. A previous bookseller has included a note on the front free endpaper indicating that this copy may have belonged to T.W. Higginson. Higginson was a Unitarian minister who was an ardent abolitionist and women's rights advocate. He was also a correspondent and literary mentor to Emily Dickinson. He helped to get Dickinson's poetry published after her death. He also com... View more info

Pleiades Club Year Book 1918-19

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Pleiades Club: 1919

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 009129

Condition: Very Good


138pp. Original maroon cloth with lettering stamped in gilt. Illustrated with plates by Herb Roth, E.H. Miner, Dan Smith, George Burroughs Torrey, Samuel Cahan, Harry Stoner, C.W. Kahles, Will Simmons, Ben Kutcher, Lee Conrey, C.F. Peters, Jo Lemon, S. Wendell Mitchell, H. Gurnee, Mildred Gatlin, Archie Gunn, Ann Brockman, F.W. Read, Gordon Ross, Edward F. Foley (photographic plate). Alfred Jackson (signed by the artist boldly across the bottom of the illustration), and C.H. de Lugo. In addition to the Jackson signature, the poem by Arthur E. Stahlschmidt ("The Song of the Deep") is si... View more info

Theatrical Seasonings: Encore!

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Syracuse, Stage Guild Publications: 1987

Edition: Fourth Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011464

Condition: Very Good


334pp. + 2pp. ads. Illustrated. This copy signed by Charles A. Pascale, owner of Pascale's Wine Bar and Restaurant in Syracuse and expert wine judge on the national scene. Also signed by Arthur Storch, Producing Director of Syracyse Stage. Signed by some of the contributors including Anne Jackson (nominated for a Tony Award for her role in Paddy Chayefsky's Middle of the Night and played a doctor in The Shining), Terry Schreiber (director of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, K-2 and other films), Yolande Bavan, Eli Walach (won a Tony Award for his role in The Rose Tattoo, co-starred with Clark G... View more info

The New Covenant Commonly Called the New Testament of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ; Revised Standard Version

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1946

Seller ID: 014768

Condition: Good


523pp. Original blue cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. Ownership inscription of Norm Vanek on the front free endpaper. Dampstain to the front board and the first 68 pages of the text block. The jacket is badly dampstained at the front panel and less so at the spine. The spine ends are chipped and torn. Good in Fair Jacket. The jacket is housed in a mylar protector. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Fletcher Martin

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Binghamton, Roberson Center for the Arts and Sciences: 1968

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Artist

Seller ID: 017045

Condition: Very Good


73pp. Original tan cloth with lettering stamped in black. Illustrated with 70 plates. Hinges started. One corner bumped. This copy inscribed and signed by Martin on the title page. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The Cornell University Register, 1885-86

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press: 1885

Seller ID: 009722

Condition: Fair


192pp. Front cover detached but present, with the ownership inscription, "David F. Hoy, Class of '87." Hoy became a booster of baseball at Cornell University and the school's "Hoy Field" is named after him. He is listed as graduating in 1891 but perhaps this was wishful thinking on his part at the time. One paragraph clipped from a leaf of the text block. Corners creased and torn with some staining to the back wrap. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Northland Rock and Mineral Club Presents The 13th Annual Convention, Eastern Federation of Mineralogical & Lapidary Societies, June 19-22, 1963

By: N/A

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Lake Placid, The Northland Rock & Mineral Club: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022088

Condition: Good


Unpaginated (28pp.). Original pictorial wraps, stapled as issued. Illustrated (adverts.). Rare. The OCLC Worldcat does not list any copies of this program in institutional holdings. The "Queen of Gems" and "King of Minerals" for this show happened to be Piper Laurie and Joseph Morgenstern, respectively. Piper Laurie is an actress who won an Academy Award for her role in The Hustlers (opposite Paul Newman). She also starred in films with Ronald Reagan (whom she dated before he married Nancy), Tony Curtis and Rock Hudson. She was nominated for another Academy Award for he... View more info

Sing with the Wind

By: Abbott, Winston O.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: South Windsor, Inspiration House: 1972

Edition: Fourth Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 018716

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (56pp.). Illustrated. This copy signed by the author and illustrator on the title page. Traces of spotting to the bottom edge. Some stain to the heel of the joint at the back panel. Some chipping to the jacket. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Power and Diplomacy

By: Acheson, Dean

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press: 1958

Edition: 2nd Priniting.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1204

Condition: Very Good


137pp. 2nd Printing. Original cloth. This copy signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Acheson was the Secretary of State under Harry Truman. This copy appears to have marginalia notes in the hand of Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. One corner bumped. The jacket shows surface scuffing to the spine and to the back panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

A Nation of Nations

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros.: 1945

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1133

Condition: Near Fine


399pp. 1st Edition. Original cloth. Illustrated. This copy signed by the author on the front free endpaper. A circular from the publisher and the author advertising autographed copies of the book is laid in; checks are made payable to Louis Adamic. Spine a little darkened. Lacking the dust jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Life, the Universe and Everything

By: Adams, Douglas

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NY, Harmony Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 023150

Condition: Near Fine


227pp. 1st Edition. Original black cloth with lettering and decoration stamped in neon green foil. Purple endpapers. This copy signed by the author on the half title. The third and final book in the Hitchhiker trilogy. Tiny, light brown colored stain to the bottom edge of the text block, not bleeding into the bottom margin at all. Traces of wear to the edges of the jacket. View more info

It Takes One to Know One

By: Adams, Joey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1959

Edition: Second Impression.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 530

Condition: Good


219pp. Signed and inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. Endpapers and pastedowns foxed. Occasional marginalia. Some spotting to the cloth. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

7 Miracles of the Iraqi War

By: Adams, Moody

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Moody Adams Evangelistic Association: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020633

Condition: Very Good


160pp. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the half title. Sort of a fundamentalist dispensationalist propaganda piece that probably sold well for the author, a traveling evangelist in the South. View more info

Wanted: A Husband

By: Adams, Samuel Hopkins

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin & Co.: 1920

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 997

Condition: Good


257pp. Illustrated by Frederic Dorr Steele. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Corners bumped. Light soil. Some spotting to the spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Buffalo Calf Road Woman: The Story of a Warrior of the Little Bighorn

By: Agonito, Rosemary & Joseph

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Guilford, Twodot: 2006

Edition: Second Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 012132

Condition: Near Fine


242pp. This copy signed by the authors on the title page. Only traces of wear. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Earth, The Operator's Manual

By: Alley, Richard B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, W.W. Norton: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020244

Condition: Fine


479pp. Original green paper over black, spine lettering stamped in white. This copy signed by the author on the title page. PBS companion volume to the documentary of the same name. Alley is considered a leading authority on climate change global warming. View more info

Welch Allyn: An American Success Story

By: Allyn, W.G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.p., Self Published: 1996

Edition: Probable 1st Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 006255

Condition: Very Good


248pp. Illustrated. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. Uncommon as a signed copy. The story of Welch Allyn, a company that manufactures medical equipment in upstate New York, written by the son of the founder. The front wrap is creased. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Adirondack Counting: A Counting Adventure to the 46 Highest Peaks of the Adirondacks

By: Amsel, Sheri

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Utica, North Country Books: 2007

Edition: Second Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 014660

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (29pp.). Coloring book, unused. This copy briefly inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. Front cover creased vertically. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Atlantic Salmon and the Fly Fisherman

By: Anderson, Gary

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday: 1985

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 018377

Condition: Fine


240pp. Illustrated. Light wear to the jacket. Promotional materials from the publisher laid in. Includes one typed letter signed (one page) on the publisher's letterhead (Salar Publishing of Montreal) dated May 14, 1985 from the author explaining the distribution of the book. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The French Quarter and Other New Orleans Scenes

By: Arrigo, Joseph A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Gretna, Pelican Publishing Co.: 1984

Edition: Third Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 006253

Condition: Near Fine


95pp. Illustrated. This copy signed by the author on the title page. Traces of wear. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info