New York: Roycrofters (Wm. H. Wise & Co.), (1923). 4to. cord-tied limp boards. 228, xiv pages. First edition. Elbert Hubbard's lifetime quest for poetry and prose from the world's best authors is published by his press. Corner bumped. Ink ownership inscription in corner of first blank leaf. READ MORE
Translated, with Prologue and Notes, by Norman R. Shapiro.
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, (1992). 4to. cloth, dust jacket. xvi, 242, (2) pages. Translated, with Prologue and Notes, by Norman R. Shapiro. First edition. With woodcuts by David Schorr. Fables from numerous French authors accompanied by woodcut illustrations. READ MORE
Wilmington: The Progressive Press, 1956. tall 12mo. stiff paper wrappers. 88 pages. Limited to 500 numbered copies. Includes the work of six First State Poets, Jeannette Slocomb Edwards, E. Jean Lanyon, Bessie F. Collins, Rachel Baldwin and Victor H. Bacon II, James P. Mousley, Jr., and Patrick James. Illustrations and woodcuts by Joseph Hopkins. Introduction by Jeannette Slocomb Edwards. Soiled along edges. READ MORE
Erlesenes und Erlebtes; Buch-Miniaturen, Zweite Folge; Buch-Miniaturen, Dritte Folge; Buch-Miniaturen, Vierte Folge
Berlin: Galerie Gerd Rosen, (1957); (1958); 1959; 1960. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 12; 11(+1); (ii),39(+1); (ii),54 pages. Erlesenes und Erlebtes; Buch-Miniaturen, Zweite Folge; Buch-Miniaturen, Dritte Folge; Buch-Miniaturen, Vierte Folge. This volume contains four special issues from Galerie Gerd Rosen in Berlin. The first commemorated the lawyer and book collector Otto Deneke, who had died the previous year, and includes original contributions from Rudolf Alexander Schröder (memories of Deneke and Rudolf Borchardt) and from Alfred von... READ MORE
New York: The Grolier Club, 1981. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 100 pages. This entire double issue is devoted to James Joyce and contains eight articles on Joyce by Herbert Cahoon, John J. Slocum, Marjorie G. Wynne, Mary T. Reynolds, G. Marvin Tatum, Decherd Turner, Alexandra Mason and David V. Koch. READ MORE
(København): Gyldendals Julebog, 1966. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 74, (3) pages. First edition. H.C. Branner, the Danish writer, is known for his collections of short stories, including Om lidt er vi borte(Well Soon Be Gone, 1939) and To minutters stilhed(Two Minutes Silence, 1944). Illustrated with a picture of Branner. Pages unopened. In Danish. READ MORE
N.P. Maximilian-Gesellschaft, 1921. 4to. self paper wrappers, plastic protective folder. (ii), 15, (2) pages. Written in German. Limited to 400 numbered copies. With works by Stefan George, Rainer Maria Rilke, Ricarda Huch, Bruno Frank, Albrecht Schaeffer, Georg Trakl, and more. Minor wear and soiling, some small stains on front cover. READ MORE
Volume IV complete in 9 issues.
Praha: n.p., 1924-25. large 8vo. quarter cloth, paper-covered boards. (viii), 312 pages. Volume IV complete in 9 issues. Nine issues, containing prose, poetry, drama, essays, and illustrations, of the monthly Czech periodical "Host" bound together in one volume. Volume IV 1924-25. This magazine, designed for the modern intellectual, contains the best work of 1924 and 1925 from Czechoslovakia, Russia, and Germany. Illustrated with reproductions of art work by artists such as Malevich, Gropius, and others... READ MORE
Paris: Bibliotheue Nationale, 1956. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. xii, 19+(1) pages, with 4 illustrations. Catalogues nearly 150 items from the exhibition at the Bibliothèque Nationale, including plays, portraits, criticism, and items relating to Ibsen and France. Some wear to wrappers. READ MORE
Papers read at the FOurth Annual Meeting of the American Studies Association of Texas at Houston Texas December 5, 1959
(Austin: University of Texas, 1959). 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. (vi), 92 pages. Papers read at the FOurth Annual Meeting of the American Studies Association of Texas at Houston Texas December 5, 1959. Published on the 100th anniversary of the publication of The Origin of Species . Eight papers presented by distinguished scholars including three papers on the influence in literature and drama. Spine sunned. READ MORE
(Boston, MA: American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1976). 8vo. self paper wrappers. viii, 208 pages. Daedalus, Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Winter 1976, Volumbe 105, Number 1 of the Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Covers soiled with rubbing at exremities. Ink stamp for "w. ellsworh martin psychological sciences" on front cover. Spine tanned and corners bumped. READ MORE
Bloomington: Indiana University Library, 1961-69. 8vo. paper wrappers. 46; 41; (iv),70 pages. Two issues (July 1, 1961-June 30, 1963 and July 1, 1963-June 30, 1965) of the Report of the Rare Book Librarian from the Lilly Library, Indiana University, along with the November 1969, Number 10 issue of the Indiana University Bookman, all previously owned by John Carter. With a letter written to Carter concerning the November 1969 issue inserted. Carter's markings throughout. Edges slightly worn. READ MORE
Being the entire issue of Books, The Journal of the National Book League, Autumn 1970.
London: National Book League, 1970. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 40 pages. Being the entire issue of Books, The Journal of the National Book League, Autumn 1970. Contains eight articles, dealing with the future of the novel and literature and others. READ MORE
PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE HELD AT YALE UNIVERSITY IN APRIL 2002
New Haven: The Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, 2004. 8vo. paper wrappers. v, 151 pages. PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE HELD AT YALE UNIVERSITY IN APRIL 2002. The sixth in a series of Supplements to the Yale University Library Gazette. Contains essays by various authors about Isabelle de Charrière. Back wrapper slightly soiled. READ MORE
Council Bluffs, IA: Yellow Barn Press, (1996). 8vo. cloth-backed marbled paper-covered boards, leather spine label. xi, 55, (3) pages. Limited to 225 numbered copies. Includes 25 tributes including ones by Simon Brett, P.D. James, H.R.F. Keating, Alan Ross, George Sims and others. Printed by hand by Neil Shaver at his private press. A lovingly produced tribute. READ MORE