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1.
Kaufman, Natalie Hevener & Carol McGinnis Kay. [Grafton, Sue, 1940- ]  
'G' Is for Grafton. The World of Kinsey Millhone

Publisher: A Marian Wood Book, Henry Holt, NY [c1997]. BOMC/BCE.
xiii, 320 p., index; 21.5 cm. Contents include Kinsey's Biography (with Time Line), Kinsey's Personality, Kinsey's Daily Life, Kinsey's Personal Relationships, The Scene of the Action, Kinsey at Work, Social and Political Issues, Is Justice Possible?, Grafton on Kinsey, Grafton's Writing Style, Grafton's Place in the Development of the Detective Novel, Sue Grafton's Awards, Works by Sue Grafton, Bibliography (pp. 309-312). Pictorial grey dj; minor wear; VG. stock#922.

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2.
Didion, Joan.  
A Book of Common Prayer.

Publisher: NY: Simon & Schuster, 1977..
1st ed. VG+ in like dj. Includes New York Times Book Review articles(2) of April 3, 1977. Hard Cover

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3.
Ferlinghetti, Lawrence, 1919- .  
A Coney Island of the Mind: Poems.

Publisher: New Directions [Norfolk, Ct., 1958]. ND Paperbook 74. .
93 p., index; 20 cm. Photographic paper covers rubbed, worn, pages darkened; good. Ferlinghetti's poems ‘are written to be read aloud— to communicate directly in the voice of our times. His material, his tone and phrasing, are taken from everyday life, from the ‘Coney Island' of ideas and feelings in all our minds, and he transmutes them into poetry of satiric bite and lyric beauty.' Another copy, 'Second Printing,' not so worn, pages similarly darkened. American literature, verse.

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4.
Field, Eugene, 1850-1895.  
A Little Book of Profitable Tales.

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1898 [Manhattan Press].
4 leaves, 286 p.; 18 cm. First published 1889. Twenty-one stories: The First Christmas Tree, The Symbol and the Saint, The Coming of the Prince, The Mouse and the Moonbeam, The Divell's Chrystmasse, The Mountain and the Sea, The Robin and the Violet, The Oak-Tree and the Ivy, Margaret: A Pearl, The Springtime, Rodolph and his King, The Hampshire Hills, Ezra's Thanksgivin' out West, Ludwig and Eloise, Fido's Little Friend, The Old Man, Bill the Lokil Editor, The Little Vallee Baby, The Cyclopeedy, Dock Stebbins, The Fairies of Pesth. Blue cloth stamped in gold; spine darkened, minor wear; VG. With 3-p. ALS, in envelope, to Miss Edith Howe from Francis William Rawle to accompany his gift of this book to her. stock#834.

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5.
Ford, Maddox Ford  
A Little Less Than Gods
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Publisher: Duckworth London, 1928.
Green cloth w. gilt titles to spine, no jacket, 12mo. 1st ed. ix+310pp. Softening to spine ends, otherwise cloth is very good plus with bright titles. Upper page edges soiled, light foxing all edges. Endpapers, last page of text browned as from news clippings. Other pages lightly age-toned, but clean and unmarked. Longitudinal crease flyleaf, half-title page. Overall, VG. First Edition. Hard Cover VG

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6.
Hillerman, Tony.  
A Thief of Time. A Novel.

Publisher: Harper & Row [c1988]. 'First Edition.'.
209 p., endpaper map; color pictorial dj; near fine. 'Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn, investigating a report to the Navajo Tribal Police that the anthropologist has been stealing precious artifacts, discovers she has also been reported as missing. ...Officer Jim Chee... finds more than he expected near a similar dig. ...a bizarre and mystifying series of murders that seem to have only one thing in common-- the beautiful and very valuable Anasazi pots.' stock#28,286. Navajo Indians; 20th century American literature, mystery, fiction

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7.
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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8.
Hemingway, Ernest  
Across the River and Into the Trees

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons New York, 1950.
Black cloth with gilt titles to spine and gilt facsimile signature to front, no jacket, 8vo. 1950 printing with same date to title and copyright pages but no Scribner's "A." 308pp. Slight dulling to gilt with all titles and features clear and sharp; mild spine slant (slightly heavier toward upper end) with no effect on tight strong binding; cloth clean and smooth. Front free endpaper neatly trimmed along clean cut 1" from and parallel to hinge. Stress creases toward upper mid text pp.97-110 with no associated effects. Pages overall toned but clean and unmarked. Neither ex-lib nor bookclub. Hardcover VG

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9.
Hemingway, Ernest.  
Across the River and Into the Trees.

Publisher: NY: Scribners, 1950.
Early Reprint. Foxing to underside of dj and minor foxing to pastedowns, o/w VG in like dj. Hard Cover

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10.
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961.  
Across the River and Into the Trees.

Publisher: N.Y., Scribner, 1950.
[8], 308 p.; 21.5 cm. First edition, marked "A" on verso of t.-p. Novel set in Venice after World War II. The protagonist is an American Army officer but his tough-guy persona doesn't convince. Hanneman 23a. Vg/no dj. Another copy, no "A" but early printing. Another copy, with the "A", no dj, spine faded, stain on front cover; good. 101473a-b-c.

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11.
Franck, Frederick.  
African Sketchbook.

Publisher: NY: Holt, Rinehart, Winston, 1961..
1st ed. Name of fep., o/w VG in like dj(1/2" deep chip top front panel, 2" closed tear bottom front panel, 1" closed tear bottom rear panel, other minor closed tears). Hard Cover

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12.
Beong-cheon Yu  
An Ape of Gods. The Art and Thought of Lafcadio Hearn

Publisher: Wayne State UP, Detroit, 1964.
346 p., index; 23.5 cm. 'Beong-cheon Yu considers Hearn's total achievement in the framework of art, criticism, and philosophy, focusing on... first, his translations, stylistic experiments, romances, twice-told legends, and travel books; second, his contribution to American literary criticism during the 1880's, Japanese lectures, aesthetics of organic memory, and proposal for a world literature of humanity; third, his opinion of Japan, critique of the Western cults of individualism and passionalism, reconciliation of science and faith in terms of evolutionism and Buddhism, and final plea for integration of East and West on the basis of man as a whole being.' White dj soiled with small closed tear in rear; VG. stock#27445.

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13.
Huxley, Aldous  
Ape and Essence
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Publisher: Harper & Brothers New York, 1948.
Hardcover in deep blue cloth with Huxley-edition-uniform gilt titles and bars to spine, in gold jacket with blue and black titles, 8vo. Not ex-lib. 1st edition (stated). 205pp. + colophon. Slight rubbing to gilt at the mildly softened spine ends only; cloth and gilt otherwise sharp, clean and bright with no bumping or loss at corners. Binding tight and square. Light to moderate uniform toning to clean, unmarked pages; light shelving soil upper page edges. Abrasion with surface loss, light creases and several short nicks and 12" closed tear along upper edges, milder abrasion along lower edges. Scuffing and moderate soil to central panels with occasional touches of heavier smudges and soil. Titles and colors still strong and clear with author's photo on rear unaffected by wear. Jacket in Brodart. First Edition VG-. Hardcover VG+

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14.
Lever, Charles.  
Arthur O'Leary: His Wanderings and Ponderings in Many Lands.

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1892..
1st ed. thus. #90 of 250. Ten etchings by George Cruikshank.Edited by Harry Lorrequer. No dj, as issued. 499 pp. Damp staining to spine, 1/16" hole through cloth in shoulder of spine, minor soiling to boards, edges & head & tail of spine slightly worn, o/ Hard Cover. ISBN: Limited edition; Lorrequer; Cruikshank

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15.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott  
Babylon Revisited and Other Stories (Scribner Library Contemporary Classics, SL 22)
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Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons New York, 1971.
Trade softcover in series-uniform white and black wraps with author photo to rear and color illustration to front, 8vo. Scribner's Library SL 22. 20th pb printing. VG. Mild curl just along upper fore edge front wrap, light toning to white background of spine, stubborn small price tag to upper rear wrap. Binding tight and square with no reader's crease to spine. Pages well toned but clean and unmarked. ISBN: 0684717573. Paperback VG

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16.
Holland, J. G. (Josiah Gilbert), 1819-1881.  
Bitter-Sweet. A Poem By J. G. Holland. With Illustrations By E. J. Whitney.

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner, 124 Grand Street, 1864. .
x, [11]-232 p., illus. throughout; publisher's purple embossed boards stamped in gold; 21.5 cm.; all edges gilt; extremities bumped, spine ends chipped, spine faded & a tear neatly mended; withal VG. First published 1858 by this Massachusetts author, his works 'well suited to the homely taste for sentimental didacticism.' stock#101137. 19th century American literature, verse.

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17.
Hendrie, Jr., Don.  
Boomkitchwatt.

Publisher: Santa Fe: John Muir, 1972..
1st ed. First book. Stiff wraps. Top rear corner slightly bumped, o/w VG. Soft Cover. 9780912528045. ISBN: 1st book; first book

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18.
Huxley, Aldous  
Brave New World & Brave New World Revisted

Publisher: Harper Perennial New York, 2003.
Trade soft cover in purple, black and light grey-green wraps, small 8vo. xxi+199pp.+99pp. (separate paginations for each work). Introduction by Martin Green. 5" crease across lower corner front wrap with associated faint rolling creases within through title page. Mild abrasion around edges with touches of surface loss at spine ends at tips of rear corners. Binding tight and square, pages bright and unmarked. ISBN: 0060901012. Soft Cover VG

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19.
Huxley, Aldous.  
Brief Candles. Four Stories.

Publisher: 1957, Chatto & Windus, London. Collected Works 9.
First pub. 1930; first issued in this collected edition 1948; reprinted 1957. 324 p. Contains Chawdron, The Rest Cure, The Claxtons, and After the Fireworks. 18.5 cm.; dj corners worn; VG. 34776.

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20.
Gissing, George  
By the Ionian Sea, with a Biograpical Foreword By Frank Swinnerton
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Publisher: The Richards Press London, 1956.
Green cloth with gilt titles to spine, in green and white uncoated card jacket, 8vo. Primarily a READING COPY only. 156p. New edition 1956 with biographical foreword by Frank Swinnerton. G+/G+. Book has rubbed cloth with touches of surface loss but no peeling or tearing to front and rear panels, dampstain with no rippling or associated damage to rear panel along spine and upper edge; color still strong and clean overall. Binding tight and square. Some moisture causing loss of green tint to upper page edges with no rippling or damage, pages clean and unmarked. Prev. owner's small bookplate upper corner rear pastedown. Price clipped jacket has rubbing all around with surface loss along hinges and edges. Dampstain to rear panel as on book rear cloth with front color and titles still strong and clear.Internal tape reinforcment along front hinge. Jacket in Brodart. G+. Hardcover G+

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21.
White, William (editor).  
By-Line: Ernest Hemingway. Selected Articles and Dispatches of Four Decades.

Publisher: NY: Scribners, 1967..
1st ed. xiv, 489 pp. 3/4" tear in cloth top of front panel, by spine, o/w VG in dj(two 1 1/4" closed tears, 3/4" closed tear). Hard Cover

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22.
Haggard, H. Rider  
Child of Storm
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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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23.
Irving, Washington  
Chronicle of the Conquest of Granada. From the Mss. of Fray Antonio Agapida
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Publisher: David McKay Philadelphia, 1894.
Blue paper over boards with cream quarter- (nearly half-) binding, with stamped and embossed gilt and blue decorations to front and spine, no wrapper, small 8vo. Author's Revised Edition. 528pp. Frontis plate + 16 b/w plates within (all tissue-protected). VG. Light soil to boards and spine, pricipally along edges (slightly heavier to spine with two moderate spots along mid front edge), with several patches of light rubbing to rear blue paper. Spine eend softening but no tears. Mild separation at pp.4-5 in contents but all holding tight and fine with no play. Light foxing to fore and lower page edges very slight to gilt upper page edges). Pages bright and unmarked. Overall very handsome, somewhat rococo issue. less common that the red cloth issue. Not ex-lib. Hard Cover VG

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24.
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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25.
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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26.
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962.  
Collected Stories.

Publisher: NY, Random House, [1950]. Book club edition..
900 p. 'Mississippi novelist William Faulkner has no time for literary circles. Next month, for the first time, a book by William Faulkner is a Book-of-the-Month Club alternate selection.' Time Magazine, Aug. 1950 (clipping enclosed). Stock #27047. Good, spine soiled/ no dj. American literature

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27.
Galsworthy, John  
Compact Edition (Volumes I Through VI)
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Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons New York, 1930.
Six volumes in uniform green faux-leather pebbled boards with gilt titles and figures to spines, gilt titles to fronts, no jackets, large 12mos. Appears to be the compete set of 1930 (a seventh volume appears with other printing dates and edition name, not uniform with other members of set. These are the SIX uniform Compact Edition volumes only.) Overall VG+ with each volume at least VG. v. 1 (Forsyte) is VG with light spine slant with no effect on tight binding; mild rubbing with touches of surface loss along softened upper spine end. v.2 is VG to VG+ with similar wear to upper spine end, touch of wear to lower spine end. All else VG+ to NF with (common to all) light shelving soil, occasional mild toning to clean, unmarked pages (heavier toning to endpapers; especially ffeps which seem to have once held clippings/ancillary material). Several volumes have mild play to hinges with all holding fine. All boards and gilt bright and sharp. prev. owner's name along upper edges of front pastedowns. A laerge item; Priority and non-U.S. orders please inquire about shipping first to avoide cancellation of order. Hardcover VG+

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28.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo  
Compensation
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Publisher: Barse and Hopkins New York.
Brown vellum over boards with buff vellum backstrip and binding strip, gilt titles in gilt border to front, small 12mo. No date. Series: The Golden Books. 29pp. Frontis. VG+. Rubbing with some flecks of loss to binding strip, very mild bump upper rear edge. Santa sticker to pre-title page just over holiday stamp and prev. owner's embossed monogram. Else fine, with tight and square binding; bright, unmarked pages. Hard Cover VG+

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29.
Gaskell, Mrs. (Elizabeth Gaskell)  
Cranford
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Publisher: Henry Altemus Philadelphia.
Green cloth with red and gold floral decorations to front and spine, 12mo. No date, but ca. 1890's. 294pp.+ ads for Altemus Library. Frontis + 4 other illustrations throughout. Light bumping, light wear to corners. Otherwise fine. Beautiful little copy. Hard Cover NF

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30.
Huxley, Aldous  
Crome Yellow (1950 printing)
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Publisher: Harper & Brothers New York, 1950.
Hardcover in black cloth with light yellow-green titles to upper spine, in blue and white jacket, 8vo. No printing stated but F-Z code indicates June 1950 (consistent with titles in author's works list). 307pp. Facsimile text. VG+/VG. Light spine end softening to spine ends with touches of loss there and at tips of corners. Cloth overall clean and sharp; binding tight and square. Mild toning to clean, unmarked pages. Light shelving soil. Extremely mild toning to overall clean and bright pages. Price-clipped jacket 1 3/4"closed tear to lower front corner along flap hinge, two shorter closed tears off upper edges (all internally tape-repaired). Abrasion with occasional tocuhes of surface loss along edges and hinges; light rubbing/scuffng toid front panel with all colors and titles still strong and bright. Jacket in Brodart. A scarce edition. VG. Hardcover VG+

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31.
Highsmith, Patricia  
Das Zittern des Fälschers
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Publisher: Diogenes Zurich, 2002.
In German. Hardcover in white and black jacket with color illustration to front, large 12mo. As new in publisher's shrinkwrap. German translation of "The Tremor of Forgery." ISBN: 3257064136. Hardcover Fine

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32.
Isherwood, Christopher; Katherine Bucknell (ed.)  
Diaries Volume One: 1939-1960
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Publisher: Vintage New York, 1997.
Trade softcover in white wraps wit b/w photo of Isherwood to front, 8vo. liv+1050pp. Index, glossary, chronology. Footnoters throughout. VG+. Very mild abrasion along edges with no nicks, creases or curl. Central wraps bright and sharp. Light reader's creases to spine with no effect on tight, strong binding with very modest rolling. Pages clean and unmarked, although modestly toned (probably as per original paper stock). ISBN: 0749398477. Paperback VG+

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33.
Highsmith, Patricia  
Die Stille Mitte der Welt: Stories
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Publisher: Diogenes Zurich, 2002.
In German. Hardcover in red cloth with gold stamped titles in black rectangle to spine, in white and black jacket with flower illustration to front, large 12mo. Translated by Melanie Walz. Afterword by Paul Ingendaay. NF/VG. Book has slightly misset ffep unevenly pasted before title page with no associated effects; creases from short former dogears tips of upper corners pp.31-36;. Very bright, sharp cloth; square binding; bright, unmarked pages. Light curl and shallow creases along upper and lower edges of jacket with central anels all sharp, clean and bright. Jacketin Brodart. Not ex-lb. ISBN: 3257064292 VG+. Hardcover NF

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34.
Irving, Washington.  
Dolph Heyliger. A Story from Bracebridge Hall.

Publisher: Boston: D. C. Heath, 1901..
1st ed. Edited by George H. Browne. Forty-two illustrations and maps. Dark yellow cloth covered boards, green design and lettering. Minor foxing along spine, corner slightly bumped. Surface tear from small sticker on front flyleaf, o/w Near VG. No dj. Hard Cover

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35.
James, Henry, 1843-1916. Montolio, Delia, translator.  
El Americano. Traducción Delia Montolio.

Publisher: Madrid, Alba Editorial [1999].
505 p. Spanish translation of James's 1877 novel "The American". The text used was from the London 1883 edition. Vg/softcover. 101608.

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36.
Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915.  
Elbert Hubbard's Scrap Book. Containing Inspired and Inspiring Selections Gathered During a Life Time of Discriminating Reading for his Own Use.

Publisher: Roycrofters, East Aurora, NY / Wm. H. Wise, NY [1923].
‘Here in Hubbard's Scrap Book the Reader wil find “full Poesy” and “distilled Prose,” of a pleasing savor to the tongue and a strangely nourishing relish to the intelligence.' 228, xii p., indexes; initial letters printed in orange, t.-p. printed in orange & black, portrait front., pictorial endpapers; navy blue covers stamped in white, 24 cm.; top of spine torn, else VG. 101131.

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37.
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991.  
Embrace. Selected Love Poems.

Publisher: N.Y., Random House, 1969.
Novelist and poet Paul Engle directed the Iowa writing program for many years. These poems strike me as being about poetry rather than about love. Signed by Engle. 27376. 6 p.l., 72 p. Vg/no dj.

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38.
Emerson, Edward Waldo  
Emerson in Concord: A Memoir (Written for the Social Circle in Concord, Massachusetts)

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Boston, 1916.
Blue cloth with gilt titles to spine, no jacket, 8vo. Given date is latest copyright, possibly later printing. 266pp. Frontis. Index. VG to VG+. Occasional, generally rather rare, light pencilled bracketing, etc. with sporadic marginalia. Otherwise book is near fine: bright, square and tight. Mild rubbing to spine, light superficial marks to bright boards. Includes (loose) uninserted bookplate from Emerson home. Hard Cover VG

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39.
Barish, Evelyn  
Emerson in Italy. Photos by Evelyn Hofer

Publisher: Henry Holt, NY [1989]. ‘First Edition'.
116 p., photos (some color). ‘From Malta and Sicily to Rome, the hill towns and Florence, northeast to Bologna and Venice, then west along the Po Valley to Milan, this handsome book records a great man's cultural and spiritual awakening… It reveals also the sights and splendors of today's Italy… virtually unchanged one hundred fifty years after Emerson's life-affirming journey.' Dj; fine. Stock#100245.

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40.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo  
Emerson on Transcendentalism

Publisher: Ungar New York, 1986.
Trade paperback in red wraps, 12mo. Milestones of Thought Series. xiii+109pp. Edited with introduction by Edward L. Ericson. Contains "Nature, " "The American Scholar, " "Divinity School Address, " and "The Transcendentalis." Near Fine. Mild abrasive wear to tips of corners and extreme spine ends. Else fine: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. ISBN: 0804469482. Soft Cover NF

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41.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo  
English Traits (John Harvard Library edition)
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Publisher: Belknap / Harvard Cambridge, MA, 1966.
Green cloth with gilt titles to spine and front, in green uncoated card jacket, 8vo. xxxvii+267pp. Index, notes. Edited with introduction by Howard Mumfordd Jones. VG/VG- to VG. Book has mild spine slant with tight binding, rubbing with some surface loss along fore edges. Gilt dulled. Shelving soil upper page edges. Pages toned but unmarked; prev. owner's name/info. to lower ffep. Price-clipped jacket has edgewear all aoround to corners and spine ends. Slightly darkened spine, toning to inner edges. Central colors and titles all bright and fine. In Brodart. Not ex-lib. VG. Hard Cover VG

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42.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo  
Essays (Westvaco Limited Edition in Slipcase)
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Publisher: Westvaco, 1978.
Dark green cloth with large stamped "E" to front, gilt titles to spine, in slipcase, 8vo. 210pp. Foreword by Jophn C. Callihan. Four Thomas Cole illustrations throughout, and to endpapers and slipcase. Presentation slip laid in. One of the limited edition series of Amrican literature from West Virginia Pulp and Paper Company. Fine in Near fine slipcase. Book is as new: brighjt, tight, sharp and unmarked. Slipcase has 5 1/2" surface scratch to one face. Else as new. Hard Cover Fine

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43.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo  
Essays: First and Second Series (Library of America)
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Publisher: Vintage / Library of America, 1990.
Trade soft cover in series uniform black and white wraps with photo of Emerson to front, small 8vo. 5th printing. xiii+397pp. + series list and info. Index, notes, chronology. Introduction by Douglas Crase. Near Fine. Mild toning to pages, somewhat heavier along page edges. Very mild rubbing lower corner front wrap and lower spine end. Else as new: bright, sharp wraps and tight, square binding with no reader's crease. ISBN: 0679726128. Soft Cover NF

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44.
Thompson, Slason, 1840-1935. [Field, Eugene, 1850-1895]  
Eugene Field: A Study in Heredity and Contradictions
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Publisher: N.Y., Scribners, 1901.
Two volumes: xix, 346 p., 34 illus.; 349 p., 22 illus. (some facsims); 23.5 cm. A biography of Eugene Field (1850-1895), Chicago journalist, humorist, satirist, by a close friend. "If he had undertaken to write his own life, as was once his intention, it would probably have been the most remarkable work of fiction by an American author that ever masqueraded in the Quaker garments of facts." "This edition, printed on Holland paper, is limited to 262 copies." BAL 3: 141. Vellum spines; very good copy. stock#OB092 (dr).

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45.
Joyce, James  
Exiles (New Directions New Classics Series)
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Publisher: New Directions Norfolk, CT, 1945.
Hardcover in grey-tan cloth with plain black title only to spine, 12mo. New Classics Series. Given date of 1945 is copyright renewal and only date indicated in text; unspecified series printing. G. Soil to textured surface of boards, fairly strong on rear and on occasional smudges on front; toning to cloth along fore edges. Binding tight, square and strong. Moderate uniform toning to clean, unmarked pages. Prev. owner's name/info in small hand below upper edge front pastedown. Not ex-lib. Hardcover Good

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46.
Huxley, Aldous.  
Eyeless in Gaza.

Publisher: NY: Harper & Brothers, 1936..
1st U.S. ed. No dj. 473 pp. VG. Hard Cover

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47.
Godwin, Gail.  
Father Melancholy's Daughter.

Publisher: Morrow, NY [1991]. .
404 p.; dj; VG. 'Gail Godwin reconfirms her status as a novelist without peer in exploring the tangled emotions and allegiances that are the fabric of American family life.' stock#100286. Contemporary American literature; psychological fiction.

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48.
Fowler, Doreen and Abadie, Ann J. (editors)  
Faulkner and Race, Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha, 1986

Publisher: Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1987.
Paperback. Very good. Black on white and graytone spine. Standard Size. 320 pages.

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49.
Fant, Joseph L.; Ashley, Robert (eds.)  
Faulkner at West Point
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Publisher: Random House New York, 1964.
Ex-library-bookmobile (see description of condition below). Hardcover in dark cloth, in taped down, paper-backed Brodart-covered jacket with photo of Faulkner with cadets to front, small 8vo. 1st printing, 1964. xiv + 136pp. + note on editors. Index, b/w photos. G+. Library indications are taped down calls to lower spines of book and jacket; barcode lower corner front panel of jacket; stamps to lower page edges and endpapers; pocket and checksheet to rear free endpaper. Otherwise NF, with creases from former dogears to several pages; pencilled brackets erased from several pages. Hardcover G+

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50.
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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51.
Ford, Jesse Hill.  
Fishes, Birds and Sons of Men.

Publisher: Boston: Atlantic/Little, Brown, 1967..
1st ed. VG in like dj(1" closed tear top rear panel, paperclip indentatins front & rear panels). Hard Cover

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52.
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961  
For Whom The Bell Tolls

Publisher: Philadelphia, Blakiston [1944].
3 p.l., 410 p. Wartime reprint of his classic 1940 novel of the Spanish Civil War. Hanneman 18H. Bound in dark blue cloth. IAB. Stock #100,867x. Good, worn at edges as Blakiston editions tend to do/ no dj. Another copy bound in red cloth, worn. IAB. American Literature

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53.
Bruno, Guido. Harris, Frank, 1854-1931  
Frank Harris: In Memoriam. Fragments from his New York Days
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Publisher: NY, Privately Printed and Not For Sale, 1933.
36 p. Guido Bruno, publisher of Bruno's Weekly, ”a sure double for Oscar Wilde, was one of Frank Harris's closest friends in New York”-- so close that he stole Harris's 1917 diary and later tried to sell it. Contains a letter by George Bernard Shaw. Printed ”in an edition of 450 copies, of which this is number" (no number added; other copies I know also lack the number). Vg/ yellow printed wraps, stapled. stock#OB059.

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54.
Jones, James, 1921-1977  
From Here to Eternity

Publisher: NY, Scribners, 1951.
6 p.l., 861 p., 21.5 cm. Jones was an enlisted soldier when Pearl Harbor and the Army base, Camp Schofield, were attacked on Dec. 7, 1941. He wrote of his army experience in this first novel, which won the National Book Award. This is a very good copy with a book club dot on the rear cover; dj good+ but edges worn. 101478 (dr).

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55.
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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56.
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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57.
Greenberg, Alvin  
Going Nowhere
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Publisher: Bard / Avon, 1971.
Mass market paperback in Bard/Avon series-uniform white and black illustrated wraps. 1st pb printing, 1973. 157pp. Good+. Toning and scuffing to front panel, heavier rubbing with moderate soil to rear panel and spine; front figure bright with scuffed surface loss. Binding tight and square. Pages toned with occasional foxing, unmarked. Scarce in softcover. Not ex-lib. Paperback Good+

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58.
Hudson, W. H.  
Green Mansions (Borzoi Classics)
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Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf New York, 1925.
Brown cloth with decorative gilt stamped designs to spine and front, no jacket, 8vo. Borzoi Classics Edition, Copy #308 out of 3000. Foreword by John Galsworthy. xiii+289pp. Light rubbing to cloth all around with light scuffs to panels. Moderate rubbing and slight sunning to spine with moderate soil and loss of luster to gilt figure. (Design on front board still bright.) Mild audible cracking but no separation along front hinge; binding holding tight and square. Prev. owner's name/date in small, neat hand upper corner flyleaf; small bookseller's tag (Hutzler, Baltimore) corner rear pastedown. Interior pages lightly toned but clean and unmarked. Hard Cover VG-

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59.
Huxley, Aldous  
Grey Eminence: A Study in Religion and Politics (First Edition)
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Publisher: Harper & Brothers New York, 1941.
Hardcover in grey cloth with gilt titles in purple rectangles and gilt bands to spine and front, in red and white jacket, 8vo. not ex-lib. First edition (stated, with H-Q code). 342pp. + colophon. Frontis, plates. VG-/Fair. Book has abrasion to spine ends with upper end of spine worn down to level of pages; light soil to deeply textured coth with all gilt and colors strong and clean. Binding tight and square. Shelving soil t page edges. Pages quite well toned but clean and unmarked; soil and strong toning with foxing to endpapers. Jacket has holes, tears and chips along all hinges and edges, completely intact with internal tape repair. Light rubbing and soil to rear panel and spine with front panels, colors and titles remarkably clean and bright. Jacket in Brodart. Fair. Hardcover VG-

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60.
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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61.
Ferlinghetti, Lawrence, 1919- .  
HER.

Publisher: New Directions [1960]. ‘Seventh Printing.' ND Paperbook 88.
157 p., 20.5cm. ‘A surreal semi-autobiographical blackbook record of a semi-mad period of my life, in that mindless, timeless state most romantics pass through, confusing flesh madonnas with spiritual ones.' ‘…it is this image of the ‘labyrinth-dream' which relates Her to the anti-novels of the young French school of Robbe-Grillet and Butor' (paraphrase of French critic Pierre Lepape). Stock# 34,038. Paper; ex library with stamps; withal good. ‘Cover drawing by the author.'

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62.
Jefferies, Richard.  
Hours of Spring and Wild Flowers.

Publisher: Portland, ME: Thomas B. Mosher, 1900..
Stiff wraps in publisher's slipcase. Printed on Japan Vellum, One of 425 copies. Third edition. Printed in March, 1900 at the Press of Gearge D. Loring. Minor spots on cover and slipcase. Name on front flyleaf, crease in page 27. Slipcase edges repaired/r Soft Cover. ISBN: nature;

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63.
Jong, Erica Mann.  
How To Save Your Own Life. A Novel.

Publisher: Signet / New American Library [‘First Signet Printing, March 1978'].
Sequel to 'Fear of Flying', with ‘the deliciously madcap Isadora Wing.' 310 p.; paper, 17.5 cm.; some cover wear; good+. 101153

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64.
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Dean, James L.  
Howells' Travels Toward Art.

Publisher: Albuquerque, N. M. UP, 1970. ‘First Edition'.
Toward a Theory of Travel Writing; Convention & Originality: Issues & Directions; The Lessons & Limitations of Altruism; Obligations to Consciousness; Europe Revisited: Vision & Reaffirmation. ‘As a traveler, Howells looked upon the human scene with imagination, humor, and compassion, and as he discovered much about Europe and human nature he discovered more about America and himself.' 145 p., index; dj; fine. Stock# 101134x

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65.
Hardy, Thomas  
Human Shows Far Phantasies: Songs and Trifles
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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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66.
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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67.
Flyn, Robert  
In the House of the Lord
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Publisher: Texas Christian University Press Fort Worth, TX, 1991.
Trade softcover in light, red, black and white illustrated glossy wraps, 8vo. 287pp. Author introduction; afterrword by Bob Frye. Near Fine. 1/2" crease across tip of upper corner front wrap. Else fine: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. ISBN: 0875650872. Paperback NF

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68.
Godden, Rumer  
In This House of Brede (1st edition)
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Publisher: Viking New York, 1969.
Hardcover in golden-brown cloth with blue titles and brown figure to spine, in light green and brown illustrated jacket, 8vo. 1st edition. 376pp. VG+/VG. Book has very mild spine slant toward lower end only with no effect on tight, strong bindng; prev. owner's name/date below upper edge half-title page. Cloth and pages bright, sharp and unmarked. Jacket has light abrasion with touches of surface loss but no nicks or tears to spine ends; moderate soil/rubbing and traces of non-tacky paste residue from former labels to rear panel only, primarily on white background. Central colors and titles clean and bright. Jacket in Brodart. Neither remiander nor ex-lib. ISBN: 0670400238. First Edition VG. Hardcover VG+

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69.
Huxley, Aldous  
Island (Perennial Classics)

Publisher: Harper Perennial New York, 2007.
Trade soft cover in blue and white wraps with color photo to front, small 8vo. 19th printing thus. 354pp. Near Fine. Mild wear/curl to tips of corners front wrap. Else fine: clean and bright pages and wraps. Binding tight and square. ISBN: 0060085495. Soft Cover NF

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70.
Staley, Thomas F., editor. [Joyce, James, 1882-1941]  
James Joyce Quarterly. Volume 22 Number 1, Fall 1984.

Publisher: University of Tulsa, Oklahoma, 1984.
97 p.; 23 cm. Contents include Sicker, Shades of Descartes: An Approach to Stephen's Dream in 'Ulysses'; Yee, St. Thomas Aquinas as Figura of James Joyce: A Medieval View of Literary Influence; Lees, The Introduction to 'Sirens' and the 'Fuga per Canonem'; Bremen, 'He Was Too Scrupulous Always': A Re-examination of Joyce's 'The Sisters'; Cohn, Current JJ Checklist (30); notes, reviews, letters. Stock#37983 {iab}. Vg, pictorial paper covers (sketch by Lucia Joyce).

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71.
Spoo, Robert, editor. [Joyce, James, 1882-1941]  
James Joyce Quarterly. Volume 27 Number 1, Fall 1989. European Perspectives.

Publisher: University of Tulsa, Oklahoma, 1989.
179 p., 23 cm. Contents include Attridge, Finnegans Awake: The Dream of Interpretation; Rabaté, Bruno No, Bruno Si: Note on a Contradiction in Joyce; Pugliatti, Who's Afraid of the 1984 'Ulysses'?; Steppe, Reply to Paola Pugliatti's 'Who's Afraid...?'; du Sautoy, Editing 'Ulysses': A Personal Account; Platt, The Buckeen and the Dogsbody: Aspects of History and Culture in 'Telemachus'; Füger, Crosslocution in 'Dubliners'; Zacchi, Quoting Words and Worlds: Discourse Strategies in 'Ulysses'; Domenichelli, Paradoxes: Joyce's Opus In-Interruptum; notes, reviews, letters. Stock#37981 {iab}. Vg, pictorial paper covers.

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72.
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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73.
Flaubert, Gustave, 1821-1880. Gothot-Mersch, Claudine, editor.  
L'Education Sentimentale. Histoire d'un jeune homme.

Publisher: Flammarion [c1985]. GF 432..
567 p., 18 cm. "Roman historique, mais poétique aussi, L'Éducation sentimentale manifeste au plus haut degré un des grands soucis de l'auteur: atteindre à l'impossible fusion de l'émotion et de l'ironie." Stock# 36,261. Vg/ paper.

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74.
Gelfond, Rhoda.  
Laughing Past History.

Publisher: Copper Beech Press, Providence, 1976.
Fifty-five poems, some previously published. 'I recall mourning for Nassar before/ altars of water, jolted/ into my jewdom again; the heartsores/ of a rabbi crying how/ one enemy choked us, cut flesh away/ then used it for scrap paper./ All is chronicled. 'The atrocity/ shopping list,' a friend called it. …' (from the title poem). 94 p.; paper; fine. 25695x

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75.
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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