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41 Levin, David (editor) EMERSON: PROPHECY, METAMORPHOSIS, AND INFLUENCE Selected Papers from the English Institute
New York Columbia University Press 1975 0231040008 / 9780231040006 Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket  
Handsome hardcover book with paper covered boards and silver design and title. Very clean in a tight binding. Crisp and new looking. No writing or marks. In its original glassine wrapper which is lightly worn on the edges and with a chip on the rear bottom edge. ; Small 8vo  
Price: 19.00 USD
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42 Mandelstam, Osip THE PROSE OF OSIP MANDELSTAM The Noise of Time . Theodosia . the Egyptioan Stamp
Princeton, NJ Princeton University Press 1965 First Edition Hardcover with no dust jacket  
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and clean, but with a nick of wear to the cover at the bottom of the spine. There is a former owner name on the front end paper. There are no other marks or writing. The dust jacket is crisp and clean except for some discoloration to the rear edge of the jacket flap. There is a scratch on the rear of the jacket. There is light rubbing to the top color layer of the jacket. Translated by Clarence Brown. The setting of the works are around the Bolshevik Revoltution around St. Petersberg. With an essay by Brown and an Index and several Notes sections. Photo illustrated.; 8vo; 209 pages  
Price: 25.00 USD
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43 Manly, Louise SOUTHERN LITERATURE A Comprehensive Review, with Copious Extracts and Criticism
Richmond, VA B. F. Johnson Publishing Company 1895 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Very good plus hardcover book with a hint of sunning on the spine. Tightly bound, very clean. There is a touch of rubbing on the back panel. Illustrated in half tone photographs of portraits and places. ; 8vo  
Price: 35.00 USD
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44 Mayakovsky, Vladimir THE BEDBUG AND SELECTED POETRY
Cleveland, OH The World Publishing Company 1968 Sixth Edition Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Softcover book. Clean, but with former owner one line reference note on the title page and rear blank page and more notes on the table of contents. Otherwise, essential reading pages are clean. Contents in this 317 page book include a play in English and poetry in Russian and English facing each other. The covers are a little rubbed, but the spine and corners are sharp. Interior pages are clean. ; 8vo  
Price: 15.00 USD
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45 McCarthy, Colman INNER COMPANIONS
Washington, D C Acropolis Books 1975 0874910544 / 9780874910544 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding, clean covers, clean end papers and pages, and there are no marks or writing. The unclipped dust jacket has edge wear and some chipping. There is a light offset stain on the inside of the jacket. The jacket looks bright in a see-through, removable mylar protector. ; 8vo; 272 pages; KG holding to relist after redescribing 
Price: 16.00 USD
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46 McCormack, Win (Publisher) TIN HOUSE
McCormack Communications 1999 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket  
This is a softcover book-periodical, the first issue, Volume 1, Number 1. Fiction, Poetry, Profiles, Features - the best of new writers. ; Number 1; Vol. 1; 8vo  
Price: 14.00 USD
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47 Miller, R. H. (editor) SAN FRANCISCO REVIEW
San Francisco San Francisco Review 1960 First Edition Softcover 
Tight, bright, clean softcover periodical. Volume 1, No. 5, June 1960. Contributions by Rothenberg, Molinaro, Frasconi, McGrath, Nehru and more. Nice square, uncreased spine. Slight corner bump. ; 5; Vol. 1; 8vo  
Price: 29.00 USD
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48 Monsarrat, Ann AN UNEASY VICTORIAN Thackeray the Man
New York, NY Dodd Mead And Company 1980 0306078664 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book and jacket are crisp and clean. The book appears to be unread. The binding is tight, covers and interio clean and there are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is unclipped. There is some rubbing to the back panel where the bright maroon color layer of the jacket has become dulled. The book contains small black line drawings at the heads of the chapters. There are also some photo illustrations. ; 8vo; 461 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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49 Morier, James THE ADVENTURES OF HAJJI BABA OF ISPAHAN
New York Random House 1937 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Cyrus Leroy Baldridge 
Near fine hardcover book in very good condition dust jacket. Colorful cloth pictorial boards are clean and bright, but color is slightly rubbed near bottom edges, lightly sunned on top edges. Dust jacket is crisp, but has small chips at corners, and sunned spine. Text block is clean, with many color and black and white illustrations. ; 4to; 403 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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50 Mort, John (editor) UNCLE The Magazine for Those Who Have Given Up
Kansas City Heart's Desire Press 1991 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
This is a softcover book/periodical. It is Volume 4, number 3 from Summer, 1991. The book is about poetry, prose, essays, musings, humor, and illustrations, mostly in line drawings. ; No 3; Vol. 4; 8vo  
Price: 14.00 USD
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51 Murray, Gilbert THE ALCESTIS OF EURIPIDES
New York Oxford University Press 1915 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Tight, bright, small, clean hardback with green cloth and gilt titles. One dot size white spot on edge of spine. ; 8vo  
Price: 17.00 USD
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52 O'Neill, Eugene DAYS WITHOUT END
New York, NY Random House 1934 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+  
This is a First Edition hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book is bright, crisp, and clean. The cover is bright blue cloth with a gilt title on the spine and O'Neills name on the front cover. The edges of the covers are beveled. The end papers are illustrated. There is some rubbing on the back panel. The book has been well cared for. ; 8vo; 157 pages  
Price: 25.00 USD
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53 Reeve, Franklin D. CONTEMPORARY RUSSIAN DRAMA
New York Pegasus 1968 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket  
Hardcover book with a dust jacket. Would be fine except for check marks on the table of contents and two numbers written in. Bright green cloth covers, white end papers, very clean pages and edges. The unclipped dust jacket has edgewear and rubbing. Jacket looks bright in see-through, removable mylar protective just jacket cover. Preface by Victor Rozov. Five plays by Rozov, Pogodin, Shvarts, Panova, Zorin. ; 8vo  
Price: 16.00 USD
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54 Richards, Carmen Nelson MINNESOTA WRITES
Minneapolis, MN Lund Press 1945 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Good- dust jacket  
TIght, bright, clean hardback book with clean end papers and contents. Unclipped dust jacket with very large triangle chip on back panel and chipping at top of spine, now protected from further damage in bright mylar cover. Co-edited with Genevieve Rose Breen. Biographical and samle writing of 57 Minnesota writers of fiction, juvenile, and non-fiction. Detailed supplement with commentary, local history, legends, Indian life, and more. ; 8vo  
Price: 19.00 USD
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55 Robbins, Rick and Art Homer (editors) CUTBANK Spring/Summer 1978
Missoula, MT Cutbank 1978 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
This is a softcover periodical of poetry, prose, and reviews. There is sunning to the uncreased spine and has a little sunning at the very edges of the cover. There is a tiny, short former owner note on the reverse of the front cover. The interior pages are clean. There are handsome black and white reproductions of woodblocks by Jim Wood of scenes from The Trial by Kafka. ; Vol. 10; 8vo  
Price: 14.00 USD
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56 Rosset, Barney (editor) EVERGREEN REVIEW
New York, NY Evergreen Review, Inc. 1962 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
This is a softcover periodical. This edition features the Henry Miller on Trial. There are nine other features, including Robert Coover. Other last names in this edition are Tomlinson, J. Barry, Corso, Li Yu, Davis, Rumaker, Norse, M. Williams. The binding is tight and the book is clean, however the color layer of the paper is rubbed on the edges and there is a soft crease at one corner. ; No. 23 March-April 1962; Vol. 6; 8vo; 125 pages  
Price: 24.00 USD
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57 Rosset, Barney (editor) EVERGREEN REVIEW
New York, NY Evergreen Review, Inc. 1961 Paperback Good with no dust jacket  
This is a softcover book. It is in good condition in a tight binding, but with a faint stamp on the cover, plus some rubbing on the front and light soil on the back. The interior is clean. The writers are Goodman, Burroughs (pre-appearance of a portion of Naked Lunch) , ndersch, Duncan, Corso, Williamson, Delaney, Stanford, Wills. ; No. 16 January-February 1961; Vol. 5; 8vo; 122 pages  
Price: 19.00 USD
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58 Rosset, Barney (editor) EVERGREEN REVIEW
New York, NY Evergreen Review, Inc. 1961 Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket  
This is a softcover periodical in near find condtion; tight binding, very clean covers and interior. Writers are C. P. Snow, Miller, Durrenmatt, J Williams, Pinget, Wilbur, W C Williams, Smith, Rumaker, Dowden, Cloran, Jackrell, Welch. The Miller piece is an excerpt from From: The World of Sex with a photostat of of a manuscript page. (Additional copies are available) . ; No. 17 March-April 1961; Vol. 5; 8vo; 128 pages  
Price: 24.00 USD
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59 Sutherland, Zena THE ZENA SUTHERLAND LECTURES 1983 -1992
New York, NY Clarion Books 1993 0395645042 / 9780395645048 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
This is a first edtion hardcover book in a dust jacket. Both the book and jacket are in fine condition, crisp, bright, and very clean without wear. Appears to be unread. The lectures were given by creators and illustrators of children's books: Maurice Sendak, Virginia Hamilton, David Macaulay, and others. ; 8vo  
Price: 18.00 USD
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60 Thackeray, William M. THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM M. THACKERAY Literary Essays Essays on Art
New York, NY The Kelmscott Society 1904 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket. The binding is bound is 3/4 red leather with green ribbed cloth. The spine is very nicely decorated and titled in gilt. There is a touch of wear to the tip of the leather corners. The binding is tight, hinges strong, end papers clean. The pages are clean, however there are occasional marks against some paragraphs in approximately the first 20 pages. There are no other marks or writing. There is a photogravure portrait of Thackeray as a frontispiece. The top edges are gilt. This is volume 25 on art. ; Vol. 25; 8vo; 315 pages  
Price: 16.00 USD
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