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1.   Adams, Henry
The Education of Henry Adams: An Autobiography
 
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Boston
Hardcover in blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and front with blindstamped Riverside Press emblem to front, no jacket, small 4to. Not ex-lib. Presumed first trade/commerical edition, September 1918 with no other printings indicated. x + 519pp. Index. Edited with preface by Henry Cabot Lodge. A better than adequate READING COPY. G+. Light toning/browning to spine backstrip with some dulling to gilt but all titles strong and clear. Rubbing with touches of surface loss to spine and hinge ends, to lightly bumped corners and fore edge ends, and to rear panel. Darkening to cloth front panel along fore edge. Mildly shaken with no effect on tight square binding. Shelving soil to bright gilt upper page edges. Pages clean and unmarked with moderate uniform toning. Quotation in pencil to ffep. Hardcover G+

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2.   Adams, Henry
The Education of Henry Adams: An Autobiography
 
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Boston, 1918
Hardcover in orangish-red cloth with gilt titles to spine, no jacket, 8vo. No date or printing indicated beyond 1918 copyright, presumed later edition. Not ex-lib. x + 517pp. Index, frontis. VG. Spine sunned to tan with gilt effaced from strong, clear titles. Cloth otherwise clean and sharp with no surface loss or softening. Binding tight and square. Shelving soil to page edges; light to moderate toning to clean, unmarked pages. Prev. owner's name/info to ffep with date 1936. Hardcover VG

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3.   Adams, Henry; D. W. Brogan (introduction)
The Education of Henry Adams: An Autobiography (American Heritage Library)
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Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Boston, 1988
Trade softcover in series-uniform wraps with portrait of Adams to front, 8vo. Not ex-lib. Bookclub edition. xxiv + 517pp. Index, introdcuction by D. W. Brogan; 1919 preface by Henry Cabot Lodge. VG+. Remainder stripe across upper page edges; light bump with associated 3/16" rolling creases across tips of upper corners from about p.500 through rear wrap, all well away from text. Mild abrasion with touches of surface loss to spine ends. Wraps and pages bright and unmarked; binding tight and strong with modest touch of rolling. Paperback VG

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4.   Adams, Henry; Worthington Chauncey Ford (ed.)
Letters of Henry Adams (1858-1891)
 
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Boston, 1930
Hardcover in blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and front with blindstamped Riverside Press emblem to front, no jacket, small 4to. Not ex-lib. vii + 552pp. Index, frontis. G+ to VG-. Gilt on spine effaced but stamped characters still legible; dulling to front gilt but all strong and clear. Rubbing with touches of surface loss to spine ends, corners and occasionally to rear board and along upper front fore edge with cloth overall clean and sharp. Very mildly shaken with no effect on tight square binding; instances of scraping along front inner hinge with hinge strong and tight. Shelving soil to gilt upper page edges. Pages clean and unmarked with light to moderate uniform toning. Quotation in pencil to ffep. Hardcover G+

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5.   Anderson, Sherwood
A Story Teller's Story (First Edition)
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Publisher: B. W. Huebsch New York, 1924
Please note description of condition and points below. Hardcover with pebbled brown boards and yellow titles to spine and front, in buff card jacket with green titles and author's figure to front, 8vo. Not ex-lib. Apparent first edition, with no printings listed and yellow tinting to upper page edges (though no date to title page). 442p. G+ to VG-/G+to VG-. Moisture-related 5 1/2" long x at most 1/2"deep strip of fading to front board along lower fore edge (see/request seler's scan) with boards otherwise sharp, clean and fine. Associated mild staining to fore edges front pastedown, rear endpaprers and last page of text. Pages otherwise toned but clean and unmarked. Binding strong with only mild slant. Somehwat uncommon jacket has no corresponding moisture effects, though narrow hild along lower front fore edge with flap holding fine. Jacket has uniform has moderate to near heavy toning and soil with titles, color and figure all strong and clear. Light chips along upper edges and spine endwith none into titles. Jacket in Brodart. First Edition G+. Hardcover VG-

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6.   Avis, Theodore
Games of Property: Law, Race, Gender, and Faulkner's Go Down, Moses (signed)
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Publisher: Duke University, 2003
Trade sofrtcover in brown, black and grey illustrated smoth wraps, 8vo. signed by author on title page, 8vo. xi + 339pp Index, bibliography, endnotes. Several figures, maps. VG-. Surface creases. folds and stiffening to upper corners of pages throughout, progressively more pronounced in second half of book and onto rear panel, with no tearing, damage or discoloration (not moisture related, apparent severe bump). Else Near Fine to Fine, with only mild curl overall to front wrap and mild wear to upper tip front wrap. Wraps and pages clean and bright; pages bright and unmarked. ISBN: 082233139X. Paperback VG-

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7.   Benson, Jackson, J.
The Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway: Critical Essays
 
Publisher: Duke University Press Durham, NC, 1977
Trade softcover in white card wraps with drawing of EH to front, 8vo. 4th printing 1977. Not ex-lib. xv + 375pp. Extensive checklist of critical writings. Foototes throughout. VG-.Toning to wraps along spine and upper panels; mild rubbing to wraps overall, with titles and figure all strong and clear. Binding tight and square. Occasional relatively rare pencilled bracketing and underlining to chapters on several stories. Otherwise clean and unmarked. ISBN: 0822303868. Paperback VG-

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8.   Berland, Alwyn
Light in August: A Study in Black and White (Twayne Masterwork Studies)
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Publisher: Twayne New York, 1992
Trade softcover in light grey wraps with Charles Burchfield painting to front, small 8vo. xv + 114pp. Index, bibliography, Faulkner chronology. VG. Light curl/wear to corners of wraps, light rubbing along lower rear edge, touch of surface loss upper hinge end: central colors and figures bright and fine. Binding tight and square, pages clean and unmarked. ISBN: 0805781005. Paperback VG

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9.   Bigelow, Gordon E.
Frontier Eden: The Literary Career of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
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Publisher: University of Florida Gainesville, FL, 1966
Hardcover in white boards, in white and black illustrated jacket, 8vo. xvii + 162pp. Index, b/w plates; decorative drawings to chapter heads and endings. Chronology and checklist of publications preceding title pages. Ex-lib., with scraping from pocket removal facing last page of index; withdrawl stamps and prev. owner's name to endpapers, tape toning edges of endpapers; no external indications on book. Jacket has pastedown call lower spine end. Book is otherwise bright, sharp and unmarked; jacket has light rubbing rear cloth; light stress creases upper anels; clean and bright illustration and titles. In non-institutional Brodart. VG-. Hardcover VG

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10.   Blackmur, R. P.
Henry Adams
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Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich New York, 1980
Hardcover in grey cloth with bronze titles to spine, in green and white jacket, 8vo. Not ex-lib. xxvii + 354pp. Index, bibliography. Foreword by Denis Donoghue. NF/VG. Book has touch of toning along extreme lower spine end, mild foxing just begining to page edges; prev. owner's name ffep. Cloth clean and sharp; binding tight and square; pages clean and unmarked on very mildly toned stock. Jacket has mild abrasion along upper edges, two small nicks (internally tape-reinforced) along lower edges), touch of surface loss tip of upper rear corner, toned inner edges of flaps. Central colors and titles bright and sharp. Jacket in Brodart. Not remainder. ISBN: 0151399972 VG. Hardcover NF

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11.   Bok, Edward William; Nagel, William G. (foreword)
The Americanization of Edward Bok
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Publisher: Osprey, 2004
Trade softcover in tan illustrated wraps with photo of Bok to front, 8vo. 1st edition thus, with Historic Bok Sanctuary stamp to pre-title page and 75th anniversary card from sanctuary laid-in. 305pp. + colophon. Chronology. NF. Light curl and mild soil along front fore edge, mild rubbing to wraps overall with all colors, titles and figures bright and strong. Binding tight and square; pages clean and unmarked. ISBN: 0974290408. Paperback NF

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12.   Brooks, Van Wyck
The Writer in America
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Publisher: Avon / Discus New York, 1968
Not ex-lib. Mass-market paperback in black and white wraps with red and blue artwork to front. 2nd printing, November 1968. 192pp. Index. VG+/ Very bright and sharp wraps with only mild toning to white background of rear panel. Binding tight and square with no reade's crease to spine. Pages uniformly toned, clean and umarked with textblock somewhat light. Prev. owner's name off upper edge pre-title opage. Paperback VG+

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13.   Bryant, John (ed.)
Leviathan: A Journal of Melville Studies: Volume 11, Number 1 (March 2009)
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Publisher: Wiley Periodicals / Melville Society New York, 2009
Journal in light blue card wraps, 8vo. 142pp. + society notices. NF. Mild curl/bend with no creases toward tips of upper corners front wrap and through about p.30, well away from text; touches of surface loss upper spine end and lowr front hinge. Else as new: bright wraps and pages, binding tight and square. Paperback NF

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14.   Burbank, Rex
Sherwood Anderson (Twayne's United States Authors Series (TUSAS) 65)
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Publisher: Twayne New York, 1964
Ex-academic-lib (see description below). Hardcover in blue faux-leather boards with gilt titles and figures to spine and front, no jacket, 8vo. TUSAS 65. 159pp. Index, biblography, endnotes and references, chronology. Library distinctions are small call in white print to mid spine, stamps to page edges and title page, pocket, barcode and remnant from checksheet to rear end papers. Else fine with bright boards and gilt; tight, square binding; lightly toned but clean and nmarked pages. Hardcover NF

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15.   Cargill, Oscar
The Novels of Henry James
 
Publisher: Macmillan New York, 1961
Brown cloth with gilt titles to spine, no jacket, 8vo. 1st printing. xviii+505pp. Index, notes with chapters. Organized chronologically by periods and works. VG. Surface loss to tips of corners and extreme spine ends, with 1/16" nick to lower spine end. Isolated touches of rubbing to front board, but cloth overall clean and sharp. Binding tight and square, pages mildly toned but clean and unmarked. Signature of previous owner, poet Karl Patten, to upper corner ffep. Not ex-lib. First Edition. Hard Cover VG

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16.   Crews, Frederick
The Critics Bear it Away: American Fiction and the Academy
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Publisher: Random House New York, 1992
Hardcover with white paper over boards and navy/black quarter cloth, in white cartoon illustrated jacket, 8vo. xxi + 213pp. Index, endnotes. Fine/Fine.Book and jacket are as new: bright, tight , sharp and unmarked. Jacket in Brodart. Neither ex-lib nor remainder. ISBN: 0679404139 Fine. Hardcover Fine

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17.   Edel, Leon
Henry James: A Life
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Publisher: Harper & Row New York, 1985
Trade softcover in brown and white wraps with portrait of James to front, 8vo. Condensed, revised edition of Edel's multi-volume biography. xiv + 740pp. Index, bibliograpy, endnotes, b/w plates on paper. Light wear/curl to tips of corners of wraps; abrasion with surface loss to extreme spine ends. Central panels, colors and figures clean and strong; binding tight and square with no reader's crease to spine. Mild toning to clean unmarked pages. Neither remainder nor ex-lib. ISBN: 0060154594. Paperback VG+

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18.   Emerson, Ellen Tucker; Edith E. W. Gregg (editor)
The Letters of Ellen Tucker Emerson
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Publisher: Kent State University Kent, OH, 1983
Lacking slipcase. Two matching volumes in wheat cloth with blue-green quarter cloth, gilt titles in black rectangles to spine, no jackets, 8vos. Not ex-lib. xxvii + 702pp. & x + 681pp. Cumulative index v.2; separate chronologies and frontis plates in each volume. Foreword by Gay Wilson Allen. Fine. Light foxing to page edges; creases from former folds extreme tips of lower corners pp.121-128. Else as new: bright, tight, square and unmarked. A large item: priority and non-US orders inquire about shipping first to avoid cancellation of order. ISBN: 0873382749. Hardcover Fine

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19.   Fishkin, Shelley Fisher
From Fact to Fiction: Journalism and Imaginative Writing in America
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Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, 1985
Hardcover with textured red paper over boards and black titles to spine, in tan and red textured card jacket, 8vo. 266pp. Index, endnotes. NF/NF. Shelving soil and foxing to upper page edges; mild spine slant with no effect on tight, strong binding; upper corner of ffep clipped along clean, 5" shallow cut. Jacket has mild soil to textured card wraps, mild creases to extreme spine ends. Book and jacket are otherwise as new: bright, sharp and unmarked. Jacket in Brodart. Neither ex-lib nor remainder. ISBN: 0801825466 NF. Hardcover NF

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20.   Foley, Martha (ed.)
The Best American Short Stories 1956, and the Yearbook of the American Short Story
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Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Boston, 1956
Not ex-lib. Hardcover in tannish-wheat cloth with burgundy titles to spine and front, no jacket, 8vo. xii + 368pp. Story and publication lists, biographical notes. Includes works by (among others) Roger Angell, Shirley Jackson, Jack Kerouac ("Mexican Girl"), Flannery O'Connor, and Philip Roth. VG. Light rubbing/soi lto textured cloth on panels and spine with faint quarter-ring impression over principal title; cloth overall clean and sharp woth strong, clear titles. Binding strong and square; shelving soil to page edges; uniform toning to clean, unmarked pages. Small, presumed remainder stamp lowerpage edges. Hardcover VG

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21.   Gold, Joseph
William Faulker: A Study in Humanism from Metaphor to Discourse
 
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Norman, OK, 1967
Ex-academic-lib (see descripton below). Hardcover in red cloth with gitl titles in black rectangle to spine, no jacket, 8vo. 2nd printing, April 1967. ix + 205pp. Index, footnotes throughout. VG. Lib indications are call to lower spine, stamps to page edges and title page, bookplate front pastedown; pocket, checksheet and barcode to rear endpapers. Light to moderate rubbing/scuffing to overall clean and sharp cloth; binding tight and square; pahges clean and unmarked save one bracketed passage pp.149-150 and circled chapter numbers in contents. Hardcover VG

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22.   James, Henry
Partial Portraits
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Publisher: University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI, 1970
Trade softcvoer in black, red and blue wraps with matching photos of James to front, small 8vo. xvii + 416 + publisher's list. Introduction by Leon Edel. NF. Mild rubbing along front fore edge, tips of corners and front hinge; ligh trollng crease lower rear wrap. Central colors and figures bright and clean. Binding tight and square with stress creases but no well-defined reader's crease to spine; pages bright and unmarked. Neither remander nor ex-lib. ISBN: 0472061615. Paperback NF

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23.   James, Henry
The Complete Notebooks of Henry James: The Authoritative and Definitive Edition
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Publisher: Oxford University New York, 1988
Trade paperback in black and green wraps with photo of James to front, 8vo. Edited with introduction and notes by Leon Edel and Lyall H. Powers. xxix+633pp. Index, chronology, appendices. Eight pages b/w plates. Bumping and light rubbing toward lower corner front wrap, light scratches extreme upper crner rear wrap. All else fine: tight, square binding, no spine creases, interior bright, sharp and unmarked. ISBN: 0195043979. Soft Cover VG

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24.   Jason, Philip K. (ed.)
Fourteen Landing Zones: Approaches to Vietnam War Literature
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Publisher: University of Iowa Iowa City, IA, 1991
Trade softcover in light steel-blue and black ilustrated wraps, 8vo. xix + 250pp. References with chapters. VG. Light wear/curl to corners of wraps with touches of card separtion at tips of front wrap, 3/4" crease across lower front corner. Else fine: clean, tight, and unmarked: neither remainder nor ex-lib. ISBN: 0877453152. Paperback VG

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25.   Jehlen, Myra
Class and Character in Faulkner's South
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Publisher: Citadel Secaucus, NJ, 1976
Trade softcover in green wraps, small 8vo. ix + 181pp. Index, footnotes throughout. VG-. Wraps are rubbed with light soil to front, moderate to rear, especially along fore edge and hinge. Mild toning to white background of rear and spine with front colors and titles strong and clean. Else fine, with tight, square binding and bright, unmarked pages. ISBN: 0806506512. Paperback VG-

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26.   Jordy, William H.
Henry Adams: Scientific Historian
 
Publisher: Yale New Haven, 1952
Hardcover in navy/black cloth, no jacket, 8vo. xv + 327pp. Index, bibliography, chronology. Footnotes throughout. Overall VG- (VG in G+ boards). Rubbing with touches of surface loss and scuffing across cloth, heavier along hinges and corners; gilt titles on spine dulled butstill clear. Binding strong and square. Light selving soil. Pages clean and unmarked with moderate toning, heavier toning in places from frmer news clippings. Prev.owner's name/info upper corner ffep/ booklate rear free endpaper. Not ex-lib. Hardcover VG-

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27.   Laskin, David
Partisans: Marriage, Politics, and Betrayal Among the New York Intellectuals
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Publisher: Simon & Schuster New York, 2000
Neither remainder nor ex-lb. Hardcover with white paper over boards and olive quarter binding, in smooth light grey-green jacket, 8vo. 320pp. Index, references, endnotes, b/w plates. Fine/Fine. Mildest of slant toward lower end; very mild foxing just begining to page edges. Else as new: bright tght, sharp and unmarked. Jacket in Brodart. ISBN: 0684815656 Fine. Hardcover Fine

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28.   Levin, Harry
The Power of Blackness: Hawthorne, Poe, Melville
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Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf New York, 1970
IMPORTANT CONDITION NOTE: One signature of bindery paper printed blank, resulting in blank pages to pp.180-1, 184-85, 188-189, 192-193, 196-197, 200-201, 208-209. Black cloth in white and black jacket, 8vo. 4th printing (March 1970). xii+263pp.+ix. Index, chronology, bibliography. Apart from condition note above VG+/VG. Book has light rubbing to overall sharp and dark cloth with spine end softening, creases to extreme tips of pp. 180-186. Else tight, sharp, bright and unmarked, jacket is rubbed with chips along upper edges. Central panels, colors and titles still strong. VG- VG-

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29.   Mooney, Harry J.
The Fiction and Criticism of Katherine Anne Porter (Critical Essays in Modern Literature)
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Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, 1967
Trade softcover in purple, white and black wraps, small 8vo. 2nd printing of revised edition. 65pp. VG to VG+. Mild rubbing and soil to wraps with colors and titles strong and clear; light abrasion with touches of surface loss along edges and front hinge; bnding tight and square with no reader's crease to spine; pages very bright and unmarked. Not ex-lib. Paperback VG+

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30.   Sawyer-Laucanno, Christopher
An Invisible Spectator: A Biography of Paul Bowles
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Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson New York, 1989
Hardcover with maroon paper over boards and burgundy quarter-cloth, in green and maroon illustrated jacket, 8vo. xv + 502pp.+ note on author. Index, endnotes, bibliography. NF/Fine. Book has remainder stamp to lower page edges, very faint foxing just begining to upper and lower page edges; touches of soil to lower page edges at fore edge corner. Book and jacket are otherwise as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Jacket in Brodart. Not ex-lib. ISBN: 1555841163 Fine. Hardcover NF

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31.   Singleton, M.K.
H. L. Mencken and the American Mercury Adventure
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Publisher: Duke University Durham, NC, 1962
Not ex-lib. Trade softcover in green and white uncoated card wraps, 8vo. x + 269pp. Index, bibliography, footnotes throughout. VG. Light abrasion with touches of surface loss along edges, spine ends and hinges; central colors clean and strong save for several touches of loss lower front panel away from titles and decorative bands. Binding tight and square with no reader's crease to spne; pages bright and unmarked. Paperback VG

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32.   van Doren, Carl
James Branch Cabell
 
Publisher: Robert M. McBride New York, 1932
Black cloth with gilt titles to spine, no jacket, small 8vo. New and revised edition, February 1932. 89pp. Bibliography. VG. Smooth, clean cloth with mildly bumped corners, softening with touch of surface loss to upper sine end. Gilt dulled but clear and all present. Shelving soil upper pae edges. Uniform light toning to clean, unmarked pages (heavier to endpapers). Not ex-lib. Hardcover VG

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33.   Webb, James W.; Green, Wigfall (eds.)
William Faulkner of Oxford
 
Publisher: Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, 1965
Black cloth with green titles to spine and blindstamped titles to front, no jacket, 8vo. Not ex-lib. xiv+234pp. VG.Cloth clean and only mildly rubbed with light abrasion and surface loss along extreme spine ends; green titles o spine sharp ad bright. Binding tight and square. Shelving soil, fairly heavy on upper edges. Binding tight and square. Pages toned but clean and unmarked. Signature of prev.owner, poet Karl Patten, to upper corner front pastedown. Hardcover VG

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34.   Weixlmann, Joe (ed.)
Black American Literature Forum 22(2) Summer 1988: Henry Dumas Issue
  Picture
Publisher: Modern Langauge Association (Division on Black American Literature and Culture) Terre Haute, IN, 1988
Trade paperback-sized journal in black and white wraps with photo of Dumas to front, 8vo. pp.139-416 of through-paginated journal. Tributes, and analyses of Dumas' work. Includes poetry by Dumas and section of b/w plates. Contributors include (among many others) Amin Baraka, Ishmael Reed, and Toni Morrison. Overall VG to VG+ (Fine in VG wraps). Wraps have rubbing along edges and hinges, with only very mild wear to tips. Binding tight and square, pages bright, sharp and unmarked. Soft Cover VG+

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