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151.
Goertz, Arthemise  
GIVE US OUR DREAM
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Publisher: Mcgraw Hill New York NY 1947.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Pencil scribbles on front endpapers; 298 pages

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152.
Goertz, Arthemise  
GIVE US OUR DREAM
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Publisher: Mcgraw Hill New York NY 1947.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; 298 pages

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153.
Goertz, Arthemise  
GIVE US OUR DREAM

Publisher: Mcgraw Hill New York NY 1947.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket

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154.
Goldbarth, Albert  
Pieces of Payne
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Publisher: Graywolf Press St. Paul, MN, 2003.
Trade softcover in smooth wraps with French flaps and Francois Clouet illustration to front and spine, 8vo. 214pp. Fine. Pencilled marks erased from first pages of text and notes. Else as new: bright, tight, sharp and (now) unmarked. Neither remainder nor ex-lib. ISBN: 1555973787. First Edition. Paperback Fine

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155.
Goldberg, Isaac, 1887-1938.  
Sexarians.

Publisher: New York, The Panurge Press, Privately Printed, 1931.
Eight stories which involve male and female sexuality. The longest-- The Honeymoon-- traces the thoughts of a couple as they leave their wedding ceremony and travel by train to a resort hotel and the emotions each feels about the future. Goldberg was a prolific and serious author and yet stories dealing frankly with sex, even ones as sensitive as these, had to be presented as privately printed for collectors of erotica (the fifth story may be directed to them). 25805. 299 p. Number 761 of 1500 copies. Vg/no dj.

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156.
Golding, William  
PAPER MEN

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux New York NY 1984.
Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Successful middle-aged English novelist Wilfred Barclay becomes locked in a mutually lethal relationship with an American professor of English literature who aims to become the authorized biographer and posthumous editor--the Barclay authority.

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157.
Golding, William  
DARKNESS VISIBLE

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux New York NY 1979.
Fourth Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; 265 pages

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158.
Golding, William  
Close Quarters
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Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux New York, 1987.
Hardcover with blue paper over boards and black-quarter cloth, in blue glossy jacket with yellow, green and white titles, small 8vo. 1st printing (stated). 281pp. Fine/NF. Jacket has light crease rto upper spine end, light crease from mild bump to upper corner front flap (jacket only, n bump to book). Mild rubbing/clouding to rear wrap and over quarter-binding edges. Book and jacket are otherwise fine: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Jacket in Brodart. Neither remainder no ex-lib. ISBN: 0374125104. First Edition NF. Hardcover Fine

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159.
Goldman, James  
FULTON COUNTY
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Publisher: William Morrow New York NY 1989.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Exlibrary with markings. ; A strip show at the annual Fulton County Fair creates an uproar, especially when the show's manager begins an affair with wealthy Marcie VanBuren, while a young stripper is falling in love with him.; 414 pages

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160.
Goldman, William  
TINSEL

Publisher: Delacorte Press New York NY 1979.
Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

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161.
Goodman, Paul  
Our Visit to Niagara (signed)
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Publisher: Horizon New York, 1960.
Red paper over boards with black quarter-cloth, gilt tiltes to spine and front binding cloth, in black, white and red jacket, 8vo. Unauthenticated Goodman signature along upper edge ffep. 252pp. Fine/VG-. Book has light touch of soil to page fore edges; else as new; bright tight, sharp and unmarked. Unclipped jacket has edgewear with closed ters and surface loss along upper and lower edges, rubbing with touches of loss along fore edges and hinges. 3/4" long x 1/2" deep chip lower front edge at hinge, 3/4" long x 1/4" deep chip along same edge at corner. Central colors, titles and figures all sharp, bright and fine. Jacket in paper-backed Brodart. Neither ex-lib nor remainder. Signed by Author VG-. Hardcover Fine

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162.
Gordimer, Nadine.  
A World of Strangers.

Publisher: NY: Simon & Schuster, 1958..
1st U.S. ed. No dj. Near VG. Hard Cover

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163.
Gordon, Caroline.  
None Shall Look Back.

Publisher: NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1937..
1st ed. No dj. 378 pp. Spine head and tail worns, same w/ corners. Good solid reading copy. Hard Cover

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164.
Goyen, William  
The Collected Stories of William Goyen
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Publisher: Doubleday Garden City, NY, 1975.
Hardcover in brownish-grey cloth with black quarter-binding, in black and white photo-illustrated jacket, 8vo. 1st edition (stated). 296pp. Ex-academic-special collection, with bookplate and stamp to front pastedown, stamps to page edges; no other lib indications (no pocket, call number, etc.). Apart from lib-status, book is fine: bright, sharp and unmarked. Jacket has internally tape-repaired 3/8" tear mid upper front edge, rubbing with light surface loss along front fore edge, mild scuffing to rear panel only. Jacket in Brodart. ISBN: 0385007345. First Edition VG. Hardcover NF

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165.
Graham, Wendy. [James, Henry]  
Henry James's Thwarted Love.

Publisher: Stanford UP, 1999.
xii, 289 p.; 23 cm. 'Demonstrates James's deep engagement with the construct of sexual 'inversion', his familiarity with the tropes and traffic of the late-Victorian sexual underground, and his resistance to the cultural codes and institutions that disciplined social and private behavior.' VG; dj VG. 27579.

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166.
Grand, Sarah.  
The Beth Book.

Publisher: NY: D. Appleton, 1897..
1st ed. No dj. Yellow cloth cover lightly stained, o/w solid. VG. Hard Cover

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167.
Graves, Robert  
I, Claudius & Claudius the God, and His Wife Messalina (2 volumes)
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Publisher: Random House New York, 1962.
Two companion volumes, both bookclub, in blue and red paper over boards, respectively, in white illustrated jackets, 8vos. Renewal copyrights of 1961 and 1962. Both volumes have softened spine ends with touches of surface loss there and at tips of corners. Boards overall clean and unmarked with no scuffing. Mild slant toward upper end of "God;" both bindings tight and strong. Pages bright and unmarked, though on bookclub stock. Both jackets have abrasion with short nicks at lower spine ends with short (<1/2") tears at lower hinge ends. Small chip to upper rear corner of "I." Light rubbing and soil to white backgrounds of wraps, primarily on rear, with figures and titles sharp and bright. Very handsome in Brodarts. VG. Hardcover VG

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168.
Graves, Robert.  
Claudius the God and His Wife Messalina.

Publisher: NY: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, 1935..
1st ed. No dj. Half inch closed tear in cloth at top of spine shoulder. VG. Hard Cover. ISBN: Roman fiction

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169.
Graves, Robert.  
Wife to Mr. Milton.

Publisher: NY: Creative Age Press, 1944..
1st ed. Bookplates on pastedown & fep., slight rubbing & wear to edges, o/w VG in dj(1" closed tear along mid. rear shoulder, 1" tear across faded spine, minor chips, rubbing to edges). Hard Cover. ISBN: creatve age press

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170.
Graves, Robert.  
Pharsalia: Lucan's Dramatic Episodes of the Civil Wars.

Publisher: Baltimore: Penguin, 1957..
1st ed. Trans. by Robert Graves. Near fine in VG dj(very small tear in upper hinge corner, light soiling & rubbing). Hard Cover

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171.
Graves, Robert.  
Claudius the God.

Publisher: NY: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, 1935..
1st U.S. ed. of author's 2nd book. Has foldout of Imperial Family. No dj. Very good. Hard Cover

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172.
Graves, Robert.  
The Islands of Unwisdom.

Publisher: Garden City: Doubleday, 1949..
1st U.S. ed. Name on flyleaf, tape stains front and rear endpapers, o/w VG in dj(four closed tears: largest 1/2"; chipped along upper edge, tape stains along edges of front and rear flaps, o/w VG). Hard Cover

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173.
Grayson, David Illustrator: Illustrated by Thomas Fogarty  
ADVENTURES IN FRIENDSHIP

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York 1910.
Reprint Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Previous owner's name. Spine weak and cracked. ; 232 pages

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174.
Green, Graham  
The Ministry of Fear (1st U.S. Penguin edition)
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Publisher: Penguin New York, 1944.
Mass market paperback in red, white and black illustrated wraps with photo of Greene to rear. First Penguin edition, January, 1944. Penguin 530. G+. Edgewear all around with surface stress cracks to front cover (most away from figures.) Colors very bright and strong, no reader's crease. Shelving soil. Pages well toned but unmarked. Very handsome, but not a copy for the wear of reading. Soft Cover G+

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175.
Greene, Graham  
HUMAN FACTOR

Publisher: Simon & Schuster New York NY 1978.
Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

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176.
Greene, Graham  
HUMAN FACTOR

Publisher: Simon & Schuster New York NY 1978.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

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177.
Greene, Graham.  
Getting to Known the General.

Publisher: NY: Simon & Schuster, 1984..
1st U.S. ed. Remainder mark Botom edge, o/w VG in dj. Hard Cover

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178.
Greene, Graham.  
Getting to Know the General.

Publisher: NY: Simon & Schuster, 1984..
1st U.S. ed. Remainder mark bottom edge, o/w VG in like dj. Hard Cover

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179.
Grey, Zane, 1872-1939.  
The Mysterious Rider. A Novel.

Publisher: N.Y., Grosset & Dunlap [after 1921].
3 p.l., 336 p., front. + three illus. A Western romance. The illustrations don't match the pages in the index (i.e. 98=96; 164=160; 280=272). Whiteout-like spots on illustrated front cover/no dj; good. 101969.

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180.
Griffin, Gwyn  
LAST LIGHT BURNING

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons New York NY 1965.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear; 512 pages

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181.
Griffith, George Bancroft.  
Pleasant Places in Nature and Life. Poems.

Publisher: Concord, N. H., Rumford Press, 1899.
'The special poems of a lifetime are presented in this volume. …these garnered thoughts are sent forth in book form with the sincere wish that, while helping the many to while away a leisure hour, some of them may strengthen the reader for the battle of life, give more generous impulses to those who have been careless or selfish, and lead a few, at least, to a higher place of Christian living.' 374 p., illus. incl. photos, portrait front.; grey cloth covers stamped in black & gold; some soiling & a bit shaken; withal good+. 100298

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182.
Grimes, Martha  
The Train Now Departing: Two Novellas
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Publisher: Viking U.S.A., 2000.
Not ex-lib. Hardcover with pale green paper over boards and burgundy quarter-binding, in Edward Hopper illustrated jacket, 8vo. 1st edition. 185pp. Fine/Fine. Book and jacket are as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Jacket in Brodart. Not remainder. ISBN: 0670891541 Fine. Hardcover Fine

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183.
Grossman, Allen, 1932- .  
The Ether Dome and Other Poems, New and Selected, 1979-1991.

Publisher: New Directions [1991]. NDP 723.
180 p. "In addition to substantial new work, Allen Grossman… gives his readers a retrospective of a life in poetry…" "I find it especially amazing, and heartening, that the contemporary poet who most recalls the prophetic strains of Crane and Stevens should so accurately respond to The Way We Live Now: a unified though never uniform voice, uniquely impassioned, delicate and wise" -- Richard Howard. Paper; near fine with minor shelf-wear. stock#21107.

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184.
Grusa, Jiri.  
The Questionnaire or Prayer for a Town and a Friend.

Publisher: NY: FSG, 1982..
1st U. S. ed. Translated from the Czech by Peter Kussi. VG in like dj. Hard Cover. ISBN: Czech literature

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185.
Guerars, Albert  
HUNTED

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf New York NY 1944.
Second Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; 288 pages

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186.
Guest, Edgar A., 1881-1959.  
The Path to Home.

Publisher: Chicago, Reilly & Lee, 1919.
192 p.; 19 cm. The first edition, first printing of his tenth volume of poetry. Includes an index of first lines. VG, red cloth with gold labels/no dj. 101968.

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187.
Guisewite, Cathy.  
The Collected Cathy. A 2-in-1 Volume

Publisher: Andrews & McMeel [1982 & 1983]..
Including Another Saturday Night of Wild & Reckless Abandon and A Mouthful of Breath Mints & No One To Kiss. 128, 127 p.; color pictorial covers a bit worn; 23.5 cm.; no dj, as issued; VG+. ?Guisewite?s ?Cathy? has become a spokeswoman for women of the 80s. Guisewite?s talent for putting the dreams and confusions of an entire generation into humorous perspective has expanded from the newspapers? Guisewite spends most of her time? creating comic strips and products that are ?for everyone whose life revolves around food, love, mother, and career? the four basic guilt groups?.? stock#100297. Contemporary American humor; society & culture.

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188.
Gunnarsson, Gunnar Illustrator: Illustrated by Masha Simkovitch  
GOOD SHEPHERD

Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill Indianapolis, IN 1940.
Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; Translated by Kenneth C. Kaufman; 84 pages

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189.
Gunther, John  
LOST CITY
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Publisher: Harper & Row New York 1964.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Exlibrary with markings. ; Ex-Library; 594 pages

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190.
Gurganus, Allan.  
White People. Stories and Novellas.

Publisher: NY, Knopf, 1991.
7 p. l., 252 p.; 24.5 cm. First Edition, so stated. 'Following his spectacular debut as a novelist with The Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All, Allan Gurganus offers his shorter fiction in a major new collection, nine stories and two novellas written over the last twenty years.' VG; dj VG. 27598.

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191.
Gurnis, Peter.  
The Body of Liberties.

Publisher: Burning Deck, Providence, 1987.
31 p.; red borders; title-page printed in red & black. Gurnis's first publication. "A poem sequence which takes its title from the First Body of Laws (1641) of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. It draws on such diverse texts as captivity narratives, histories of the Indian Wars, personal letters, court and town records, and Remarkable Providences." 'Designed & printed on Warren's Olde Style by Rosemarie Waldrop.' One of 500 copies. Stapled in grey wraps with oversize grey paper jacket; fine. stock#21346.

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192.
Guterson, David  
The Country Ahead of Us, the Country Behind: Stories
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Publisher: HarperCollins New York, 1989.
Hardcover with orange paper over boards and off-white quarter-cloth, in peach jacket with Eric Fowler illustration to front, 8vo. 162pp. 1st edition (stated). Not ex-lib. Fine/NF to Fine. Jacket has faint rubbing over quarter-binding edge rear wrap. Book and jacket are otherwise as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Jacket in Brodart. ISBN: 0060160977. First Edition Fine. Hardcover Fine

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193.
Guyot, Charles.  
The Legend of the City of Ys.

Publisher: Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1979..
1st ed. Trans. and illustrated by Deirdre Cavanagh. Introduction by Maria Tymoczko. First English trans. of Guyot's 1926 French version of this capitvating tale from Breton folklore. The legend has its roots in the oral traditions of the Celtic peoples--p Hard Cover. ISBN: celtic literature; Breton folklore

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194.
Haggard, H. Rider  
She
 Picture
Publisher: Frank F. Lovell & Company.
Highly decorated ornate bluish-gray paper over boards with title in gilt rectangle to spine, 12mo. No date, probably 1890's or 1900's. 227pp. "Aldine Edition" stated on spine. VG-. Spine slant, but binding tight and holding well. Spne ends softened with edgewear to spine head, 1/2" closed tear upper rear spine at joint. Rubbing with associated light to moderate soil to rear panel. Touch of rubbing with lightening to mid-front panel at spine, but overall clean with good contrast to elaborate design. Light soil and rubbing to spine figure but gilt titles still raised and clear. Soil to page edges. Flyleaf removed. Toning throughout unmarked text. Despite wear, a handsome copy of seemingly scarce edition. Hard Cover VG-

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195.
Haggard, H. Rider  
Child of Storm
 Picture
Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co. New York, 1913.
Red cloth with gilt stamped title to spine and stamped title to front panel, no jacket, 8vo. 1st U.S. ed. (same date title & copyright pages). xii+335pp. Color frontis + plate illustrations by A.C. Michael. Spine slant, but binding moderately tight and holding very well. Spine ends softened with wear to corners. Light wear to tips of lightly bumped boards. Slight rubbing and scuffs to boards but front title panel barely evident. Interior textblock lightly toned, but clean and unmarked. Former bookstore tag to front pastedown, earlier price (15 cents, which will not be honored now) to upper corner flyleaf. Overall, VG- to VG. First Edition. Hard Cover VG-

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196.
Hailey, Arthur  
HOTEL A Novel about a Great Hotel

Publisher: Doubleday & Co. Garden City, NY 1965.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; Chronicles five unusual days in the lives of the staff and guests at a New Orleans hotel. ; 346 pages

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197.
Hailey, Arthur  
DETECTIVE

Publisher: Doubleday & Co. London 1997.
Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Trade PB; 495 pages

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198.
Hailey, Arthur  
WHEELS

Publisher: Doubleday & Co. Garden City, NY 1971.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ shows wear owner inscribed; Depicts the lives, loves, dreams, and personal ambitions of the individuals caught up in America's sprawling automobile industry.

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199.
Hailey, Arthur  
STRONG MEDICINE

Publisher: Doubleday & Co. Garden City, NY 1984.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

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200.
Hailey, Arthur  
HOTEL A Novel about a Great Hotel

Publisher: Doubleday & Co. Garden City, NY 1965.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear; Chronicles five unusual days in the lives of the staff and guests at a New Orleans hotel. ; 376 pages

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201.
Hale, Garth  
VICTORY OF PAUL KENT

Publisher: E. P. Dutton New York NY 1948.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Previous owner's name. Pages yellowing; 317 pages

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202.
Hale, Garth  
AFTER THE STORM A Novel

Publisher: E. P. Dutton New York 1949.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket; Exlibrary with markings. Spine weak. Reading copy only, ; Ex-Library; 320 pages

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203.
Hall, Leland  
SALAH AND HIS AMERICAN

Publisher: Alfred A Knopf New York 1933.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Bookplate. Exlibrary with markings. ; Ex-Lib; 199 pages

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204.
Hamilton, Elizabeth  
RIVER FULL OF STARS

Publisher: W. W. Norton New York NY 1955.
First US Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear; 223 pages

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205.
Hanlin, Tom  
YESTERDAY WILL RETURN
 Picture
Publisher: Viking Press New York NY 1946.
First Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket; Exlibrary with markings. DJ flaps pasted on endpapers. Spine weak. Edges frayed. Reading copy only. ; Ex-Library; 253 pages

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206.
Hanlin, Tom  
YESTERDAY WILL RETURN

Publisher: Viking Press New York NY 1946.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket

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207.
Hansen, Brooks. Hyman, Miles, illustrator.  
The Chess Garden Or The Twilight Letters of Gustav Uyterhoeven.

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, NY [c1995]..
With Illustrations by Miles Hyman. [9], 481, [1] p., map, illus., 23.5 cm. "In the fall of 1900, Dr. Gustav Uyterhoeven left the chess garden that he and his wife, Sonja, had created together in Dayton, Ohio, and journeyed to South Africa to serve as a doctor in the British concentration camps of the Boer War. Over the next ten months he sent twelve chess pieces and twelve letters back to Sonja... which told nothing of his experience of the camps, but described an imagined land called the Antipodes, where all the game pieces that cluttered the sets and drawers of the garden collection came to life to guide the doctor through his fateful and wondrous last adventure... a tale of spiritual progress disguised in the most exotic visions of the imagination." Color pictorial dj; VG+. 36909.

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208.
Hardy, Thomas  
Human Shows Far Phantasies: Songs and Trifles
 Picture
Publisher: Macmillan London, 1925.
Hardcover in green cloth with gilt titles to spine and gilt figure to front, no jacket, 8vo. x + 279pp. + ads. Not ex-lib. G+. Spine toned to greenish-brown with titles still strong and clear; rubbing along edges with touches of surfce loss to corners and softened spine ends; central cloth lightly rubbed but overall clean and sharp. Binding tight and square, though somewhat stiff. Book lies flat at pp.160-161 with all holding well. Light to moderate uniform toning to clean, unmarked and somewhat stiff text pages; endpapers well foxed with bookplate to ffep. Hardcover G+

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209.
Hardy, Thomas  
Life and Art: Essays, Notes and Letters

Publisher: Haskell House New York, 1966.
Black cloth with gilt titles to spine, no jacket, 8vo. viii+140pp. Collected with introduction by Ernest bennecke, Jr. Frontis portrait photo, 1 facsimile of page from letter. Ex-academic-lib. with tapedown call to lower spine, small institutional stamps to page edges and near lower edge title page, pocket and checksheet to rear free endpaper. Apart from library indications as new, with no indication of use. Bright, square, sharp and unmarked. Hard Cover NF

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210.
Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928. Kramer, Dale, editor.  
The Mayor of Casterbridge. Edited with an Introduction by Dale Kramer.

Publisher: Oxford UP [1990]. The World's Classics.
"This edition is the first critically established text... based on a detailed study of the manuscript and of Hardy's revised printed versions." 403, [1], [8] p., 18.5 cm.; paper; VG+. 36268.

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211.
Harris, Joel Chandler, 1848-1908. Church, Frederick S., illustrator. Moser, James S., illustrator.  
Uncle Remus. His Songs and His Sayings. The Folk-Lore of the Old Plantation.

Publisher: NY, Appleton, 1886..
With Illustrations by Frederick S. Church and James H. Moser. 231, [8] p., illus., 7 plates. A later printing of the author's first book, first published 1881; cf. BAL 7100. Includes Legends of the Old Plantation (34 stories), His Songs (9), A Story of the [Civil] War, His Sayings (21). Bound in marbled paper-covered boards with leather corners & spine, top edge stained red; 19.5 cm.; top spine panel torn off, yellow marker ribbon detached, hinges worn, pencil owner's name, neat clear-tape mend at p. 23/4; withal good. 28709

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212.
Harris, Julia Collier  
Joel Chandler Harris: Editor and Essayist, Miscellaneous Literary, Political, and Social Writings

Publisher: Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1931.
Cloth, without dust jacket. Very Good. Slight yellowing of pages. Gold on red spine. Standard Size. 444 pages.

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213.
Hawkes, Jacquetta.  
Providence Island.

Publisher: NY: Random House, 1959..
1st ed. VG in Near VG dj. Hard Cover

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214.
Hawkes, John, 1925- 1998.  
Travesty.

Publisher: New Directions [c1976].
128 p., 21 cm. Follows his "The Blood Oranges" and "Death, Sleep & the Traveler; "an icily comic portrait of the poet as suicide and murderer." Stock# 36,996. Vg/ pictorial dj slightly soiled.

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215.
Hawkes, John, 1925-1998  
Second Skin

Publisher: N.Y., New Directions [1964].
210 p. Thirteenth Printing. His sixth novel. Stock #23716. Vg/ paper. American literature

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216.
Hawkes, John, 1925-1998  
The Cannibal Introduction by Albert J. Guerard

Publisher: N.Y., New Directions, [1962].
xx, 195 p. His first novel, first published in 1949. Guerard was Hawkes's patron and his original introduction, and a 1962 addendum are included. Stock #27315. Vg/ paper. Another copy. Seventh Printing. Fly-leaf has inscription from a child to her father. Vg/paper. 27315-b. American literature

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217.
Hawthorne, Hildegarde. Paine, Albert Bigelow. Berger, W. M., illustrator. [Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864]  
Romantic Rebel: The Story of Nathaniel Hawthorne. Illustated by W. M. Berger.

Publisher: N.Y., Appleton-Century, 1938.
xv, 231 p. Biography of American author Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) by his granddaughter. Introduction by Albert Bigelow Paine. Stock#27001. Vg/dj soiled, faded, but good.

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218.
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864.  
Mosses From An Old Manse.

Publisher: [Columbus] Ohio State University Press, 1974..
x, 664 p., 25 cm. Centenary Edition of the Works of Nathaniel Hawthorne: vol. 10. Fredson Bowers, textual editor. A collection of some of the great short stories in American Literature. First published in 1846. This is now the authoritative text. In print at $80. Vg/no dj. Stock #101,295. American Literature.

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219.
Hawthorne, Nathaniel.  
The Marble Faun: or the Romance of Monte Beni.

Publisher: London: J.M. Dent, ----..
In the Everyman's Library series. Red cloth. Spine edges worn, o/w VG. Hard Cover

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220.
Hay, John, 1838-1905.  
Poems by John Hay.

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1899.
vi p., 1 leaf, [9]-272 p.; 18 cm. Includes "Miles Keogh's Horse," on the only survivor (on one side) of Custer's Little Big Horn battle. Vg/no dj. 101577.

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221.
Heaney, Seamus.  
Finders Keepers Selected Prose 1971-2001.

Publisher: NY: FSG, 2002..
1st ed. x, 452 pp. VG in like dj. Hard Cover. 9780374154967

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222.
Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904.  
The Selected Writings of Lafcadio Hearn. Edited by Henry Goodman with an Introduction by Malcolm Cowley.

Publisher: Citadel Press, NY [c1949]. .
viii, 566 p., 21 cm.; dj worn, edges slightly chipped; good+. Includes Kwaidan, Some Chinese Ghosts, Chita: A Memory of Last Island, American Sketches (Cincinnati, New Orleans), Caribbean Sketches, Japan (Stories of Japanese Life, Travel, Folk Culture, Essays, Weird Tales). stock#27450. American literature, Japanese literature

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223.
Hegi, Ursula  
STONES FROM THE RIVER

Publisher: Simon & Schuster New York NY 1994.
Fifth Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 507 pages

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224.
Hemingway, Ernest  
FOR WHOM THE BELL TOLLS

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons New York 1968.
Reprint Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; An American learns the true value of life while fighting with a guerrilla band during the Spanish Civil War. ; Trade PB; 471 pages

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225.
Hemingway, Ernest  
FAREWELL TO ARMS

Publisher: Scribner's New York NY 1957.
Reprint Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; 314 pages

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