A Sociological Essay on Theory and Method in the Interpretation of Linguistic Symbols With a Bibliographical Guide to the Sociology of Literature
(Chicago): Chicago University Press, (1953). 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. xvi, 262 pages. A Sociological Essay on Theory and Method in the Interpretation of Linguistic Symbols With a Bibliographical Guide to the Sociology of Literature. First edition. An essay about the sociological implications of language and literature. Jacket chipped around edges with small pieces missing. READ MORE
Santa Barbara: Santa Teresa Press, 2004. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. (ii), 24 + (2). Edition limited to 535 copies of which this is one of 35 specially printed on blue paper, numbered in Roman numerals and signed by the author. Printed as a benefit publication for the Antiquarian Booksellers' Benevolent Fund; a non-profit charity. This is a recollection of Dunning's friendship with Michael Shaara (The Killer Angels) over one summer and, simultaneously, a meditation on... READ MORE
Saint-Omer: Imprimerie et Lithographie H. D'Homont, 1889. 8vo. original front cover present; back cover lacking. 44 pages. New edition, revised and corrected. Study of this 16th century manuscript. Presentation from the author on the front cover and on the half-title. Front covers partially detached; chipped around edges. Back cover lacking. READ MORE
Genoptryk af Jørgen Christoffersen Dybvads skrift om kometen 1577.
Holstebro (Denmark): Niels P. Thomsen, 1922. 8vo. speckled paper-covered boards, paper label on cover. 31+(1), (XIII), (2) pages. Genoptryk af Jørgen Christoffersen Dybvads skrift om kometen 1577. Edition limited to 225 copies, produced under the supervision of Emil Selmar. Finely printed facsimile of Jorgen Christoffersen Dybvads' essay on the comet of 1577. With commentary by Selmar. Light rubbing on boards, corners bumped. READ MORE
Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries, (1967). 8vo. cloth. xii, 275+(1) pages. Reprint of 1935 edition. Memoirs of the literary denizens of Georgetown University, Holy Cross College and late 19th century Catholic literary writers, such as Charles Warren Stoddard, Charles Bullard Fairbanks, Joaquin Miller, and Kathleen Norris. READ MORE
Woodcuts by Joseph Hopkins.
Philadelphia: Dorrance & Co., (1948). small 8vo. cloth. 83 pages. Woodcuts by Joseph Hopkins. Book of poetry. Presentation on free endpaper "For Dorothy Hayden, friend and fellow artist with every good wish now and always, Jean. Jeannette Slocomb Edwards, May 18, 1948". Covers faded with glue migration along hinges. Some interior foxing. READ MORE
New York: Vantage Press, (1969). 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. 388 pages. First edition. A book of fiction by this Delaware attorney. With a postscript by the author dated 1968. Name in ink at the top of the free endpaper. Jacket is price clipped and rubbed along edge. READ MORE
New York: Vantage Press, (1969). 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. 388 pages. First edition. A book of fiction by this Delaware attorney. With a postscript by the author dated 1968. Presentation from the author on half-title. Back cover of jacket is spotted. Ink ownership stamp on front free endpaper. READ MORE
N.P., 1702 (but Gars am Inn: Bibliothek d. Redemptoristen, 1986). 8vo. paper-covered boards. 48 pages. Facsimile of edition published in 1702. This book is a funeral sermon given by Ertl, a famous Baroque preacher, on the occasion of Athanasio's death in 1698. In German. With an afterword by Franz Wenhardt and some illustration. READ MORE