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Walden; or, Life in the Woods

by Thoreau, Henry David

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First edition
Published
1854
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Boston: Ticknor & Co, 1854. First edition. Original brown cloth, very good copy with only slight rubbing to the extremities and a faint marginal stain. One of 2000 copies printed. Eight-page publisher's catalogue, dated April 1854 (not an indication of priority). BAL 20106.
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The Gods Arrive

by Wharton, Edith

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First edition
Published
1932
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New York: Appleton, 1932. First edition. 8vo, dark blue cloth, leaning; very good in dust jacket (binding variant A, jacket A). Garrison A45a.
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Him with His Foot in His Mouth and Other Stories

by Bellow, Saul

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1984
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New York: Harper, 1984. Blue cloth. Fine in dust jacket. First edition. Inscribed and signed.
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The Marble Faun: or, The Romance of Monte Beni

by Hawthorne, Nathaniel

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First edition
Published
1860
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Boston: Ticknor, 1860. First edition. Two volumes, original brown cloth, a fine set. Conforms to Clark's plate variant "A" (A23.3.b).
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A Moveable Feast

by Hemingway, Ernest

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First edition
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New York: Scribner's (1964). First edition. Cloth backed boards, fine, in near fine dust jacket.
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Uncle Tom's Cabin

by Stowe, Harriet Beecher

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First edition
Published
1852
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Boston: John P. Jewett & Co.; Cleveland: Jewett, Proctor & Worthington, 1852. First edition. 8vo, two volumes, original brown cloth, the ends of the spines slightly worn, occasional spots in the text; a very good copy, cover gilt bright, the text is quite fresh with only some very minor stains in volume 2. Tipped-in is a fine two-page autograph… Read more about this item
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Autograph letter signed, to her younger cousin, Le Roy King, with a copy of A Backward Glance

by Wharton, Edith

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First edition
Published
1934
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New York: Appleton-Century, 1934. First edition. Blue cloth, a good copy in lightly worn and soiled jacket. A letter from Wharton replying to his letter of sympathy on the death of her sister-in-law and companion, Mary Cadwalader Jones "Minnie", its original mailing envelope pasted to the front endpaper. Dated from Pavillon Colombe, Paris, Oct. 27, 1935, addressed to King… Read more about this item
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Ethan Frome

by Wharton, Edith

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First edition
Published
1911
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New York: Scribner's, 1911. First edition. 8vo, red cloth gilt, t.e.g. Fine copy.
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Italian Villas and their Gardens. Illustrated with pictures by Maxfield Parrish and from photographs

by Wharton, Edith

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First edition
Published
1904
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New York: The Century Company, 1904. First edition. Parrish, Maxfield. Original green cloth, gilt, very gold, bright copy. Narrow strip clipped from top edge of front endpaper. Garrison A 10.1.a. One of 3000 copies.
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Two Years Before the Mast. A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea

Two Years Before the Mast. A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea

by [Dana, Richard Henry, Jr.]

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First edition, first issue
Published
1840
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1840. First edition, first issue. 12mo, 483 pp. Original printed muslin, in the first state, with 105 titles listed in the Harper's Family Library series advertisement on the back cover. The presumed first printing, with the dotted "i" in the copyright notice and unbroken type in the running head on page 9. An exceptionally… Read more about this item
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Artemis to Actaeon and other Verse

by Wharton, Edith

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First edition
Published
1909
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New York: Scribner's, 1909. First edition. Original green cloth, gilt, a fine copy in dust jacket. The jacket lacks a one-inch chip at the base of the spine, and shows breaks on the folds, otherwise it is in very good condition. First edition of Wharton's first collection of poetry (after the juvenilia of Verses). Garrison A 17.a.1.
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The Greater Inclination

by Wharton, Edith

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First edition, first printing with Merrymount Press slug on p. 2
Published
1899
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New York: Scribner's, 1899. First edition, first printing with Merrymount Press slug on p. 257. 8vo, 260 pp. Olive-green boards, gilt. Hinges cracked, front pastedown endpaper marred from removed paper. Garrison A 3.1.a.
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The Descent of Man and Other Stories

by Wharton, Edith

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First edition
Published
1904
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New York: Scribner's, 1904. First edition. 8vo, red cloth. Spine slightly faded, else fine. Signature on pastedown endpaper. Garrison A9.1.a.
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The Touchstone

by Wharton, Edith

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First edition
Published
1900
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New York: Scribner's, 1900. First edition. Updike, D.B.. Original grey-green paper boards, gilt. Fine copy. First edition of Wharton's first novel. Garrison A4.1.a. .
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Twelve Poems by Edith Wharton

by Wharton, Edith

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First edition
Published
1926
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London: The Medici Society, 1926. First edition. Original blue-grey paper boards, cloth spine, extremities slightly worn, a very good copy. Bookplates of Robert and Mildred Bliss, Dumbarton Oaks. Garrison A40. First edition, copy number 10 of 130 copies (100 for sale), printed on handmade paper. Most of the edition had a facsimile signature stamp on page [ii] below the… Read more about this item
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Madame de Treymes

by Wharton, Edith

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First edition
Published
1907
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New York: Scribner's, 1907. First edition. 8vo, original brown cloth, gilt. Fine copy.
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A Gift from the Grave

by Wharton, Edith

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First English edition, retitled
Published
1900
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London: John Murray, 1900. First English edition, retitled. Original blue cloth, blocked in green, gilt lettering, ribbon marker. Slight rubbing; very good, Garrison A 4.2.a.
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A Son At the Front

by Wharton, Edith

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First edition
Published
1923
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New York: Scribner's, 1923. First edition. Red cloth, lightly marked, a very good copy.
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For Whom the Bell Tolls

by Hemingway, Ernest

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First edition
Published
1940
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New York: Scribner's, 1940. First edition. 8vo. Light gray cloth. Bookplate. A very good copy. Dust jacket faded on the spine, and with light edge wear. First state jacket, omitting the photographer's name.
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Crucial Instances

by Wharton, Edith

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First edition
Published
1901
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New York: Scribner's, 1901. First edition. Updike, D.B.. 8vo. Original grey-green paper boards, gilt. Foxing to endpapers, very good, bright copy. Garrison A 5.1.a. First edition, binding "a"
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