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641 Davis, Richard Beale and Kenneth L. Knickerbocker (Editors) TENNESSEE STUDIES IN LITERATURE
Knoxville, TN The University Of Tennessee Press 1970 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a first edition hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book is in fine condition except for a corner clip of the front free end paper. The binding is tight, covers perfectly cleanc as is the interior. There are no marks or writing other than a hint of a pencil price erasure. Appears to be unread. ; 8vo; 191 pages  
Price: 18.00 USD
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642 Davis, Scott C. THE WORLD OF PATIENCE GROMES Making and Unmaking a Black Community
Lexington, KY The University Press Of Kentucky 1988 0813116449 / 9780813116440 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is in a tight binding, very clean, like new, with no marks or writing. The dust jacket is equally crisp and very clean.; 8vo; 222 pages  
Price: 15.00 USD
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643 Davis, W. Harry OVERCOMING The Autobiography of W. Harry Davis
Afton, MN Afton Historical Society Press 2002 1890434523 / 9781890434526 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book and the dust jacket are in fine condition. There are no marks or writing. No wear. Crisp and bright. The book has been well card for. Edited by Lori Sturdevant. ; 4to; 312 pages  
Price: 19.00 USD
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644 Davis, William Stearns LIFE IN A MEDIAEVAL BARONY A Picture of a Typical Feudal Community in the Thirteenth Century
New York, NY Harper & Brothers Publishers 1923 First Edition Hardcover 
This is the first edition hardcover book without a dust jacket from 1923. The book has a handsome maroon cloth cover with bright gilt title on the spine in old style font. There is a former owner bookplate on the front end paper. There is a trace of a pencil price erasure. The interior pages are clean and bright. Profusely illustrated in simple black and white drawings and diagrams, both full page and within the text. There are also black and white half tone images of paintings - portraits and scenes. The cover has a little break in the cloth at the bottom front corner edge. Tight, bright, clean cover with slight curve inward at the top and bottom of the spine. Nicely cared for. ; 8vo; 414 pages 
Price: 34.00 USD
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645 Day, George E (Enos) MINNETONKA REMINISCENCES
Excelsior, MN Excelsior/Minnetonka Historical Society 1977 First Edition Softcover 
This appears to be a second printing of Minnetonka Reminiscences - a booklet with paper covers bound by staples. The cover is a pale green paper with the title and author on the cover. It was published by the Excelsior/Minnetonka Historical Sociey in 1977 and appears to be a reprint of the 1915 original. DayT enlisted in Company B, 9th Minnesota Volunteers in 1862; returned to Minnesota, married and lived on the lake in the Excelsior Township. , The font is small and the type is unpaginated. He describe the poverty and frugal living - one of the ways of earning a little money was to gather ginseng in the woods (called 'sang') and sell it. They made f6 cents a pound. . The cover is clean and a little 'browned/loned' at the spine - exporsure to light. The interior pages are , crisp and clean. The paper is soft like art paper. There are no marks of writing. The binding is tight. Only 14 pages. 8 1/2 by 5 1/2 inches. ; 8vo; 14 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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646 Day, Thomas THE HISTORY OF SANDFORD AND MERTON
New York, NY Hurd And Houghton 1866 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket  
This is a later printing hardcover book without a dust jacket. Republished in the 1860's in brown cloth with a beautifully designed design and title in gilt on the spine, this book is very clean in a tight binding. It previously belonged to a famous Washington hotelier and has the bookplate and gift note on the end papers. Early boy adventures. Illustrated in line drawings. Revised by Cecil Hartley. ; 8vo  
Price: 30.00 USD
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647 De Angeli, Marguerite WHISTLE FOR THE CROSSING
Garden Cithy, NY Doubleday & Company 1977 0385115520 / 9780385115520 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Marguerite de Angeli 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, clean. There are no marks or writing. The end papers are clean as are the pages and edges. The dust jacket has some short closed tears and some chipping at the corners. The price is clipped. Now protected in a new, archival, see-through, removable mylar cover. The front and back of the jacket is nicely illustrated in color. The interior illustrations are in black and white. ; 8vo; 107 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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648 De Gasztold, Carmen Bernos THE CREATURES CHOIR
New York Viking 1965 First American Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  Illustrated by Jean Primrose 
This is a first edition hardcover with a dust jacket. It is tight, clean, and bright. The end papers and text are free of writing and marks. The jacket is in fine condition. The book appears to be carefully read. Translated by Rumer Godden. In English. Illustrations by Jean Primrose. ; 8vo  
Price: 19.00 USD
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649 De Gourmont, Remy PENDANT L'ORAGE
Paris, France Librairie Ancienne Édouard Champion 1915 Second Edition Softcover 
This is a soft cover second edition book from the estate of Ruth Gordon and Garson Kanin - their bookplate with printed signatures is on the first blank page. This book is in memory of Jean-Pierre Barbier, published by his friends. Small quarto book (10 1/4" high x 8 " wide) . Unfortunately, the spine was missing, but there is now a restructured chemise (wrapper) with a new tasteful title on the spine (made of archival art paper to complement the original paper. The original front and back covers are present. ; 8vo 
Price: 25.00 USD
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650 De Grazia, Emilio ENEMY COUNTRY
St. Paul, MN New Rivers Press 1984 0898230551 / 9780898230550 First Edition Softcover 
This is a SIGNED First Edition softcover book with a SIGNED typed letter laid in. The book is tight, bright, crisp, and very clean There are no marks or writings other than the signature on the title pae. . There is no wear. The books has been well cared for . The letter dated 1994 is about a book auction donation for a new library with suggestions about contacting other MN publishers. The back cover has blurbs by Tim O 'Brien, Philip Beidier, and Susan Sontag. ; 8vo; 145 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 44.00 USD
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651 De Hartog, Jan WATERS OF THE NEW WORLD Houston to Nantucket
New York, NY Atheneum 1961 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket  Illustrated by Spier, Jo 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is very clean with a hint of fading at the bottom of the spine. The covers and interior pages are very clean and without marks. There is a former owner name neicely written on the half title page. There are some black and white line drawings by Jo Spier accompanying the test. The dust jacket is price clipped and shows only a slight touch of wear at the corners. ; Drawings; 8vo; 276 pages  
Price: 15.00 USD
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652 De La Mare, Walter PEACOCK PIE A Book of Rhymes by Walter De La Mare
London Faber And Faber 1989 0571139892 / 9780571139897 Not First Edition Hardcover Fine+ in Near Fine dust jacket  Illustrated by Louise Bradely 
As new book in clipped dust jacket with Fabe price sticker. Minor puncture on front panel of dust jacket, barely noticeable. Nearly new look and most likely unread. Many in-text black and white illustrations , plus 12 lovely full color plates. Illustrated dust jacket. Seventy -fifth anniversary edition. ; Many in-text black and white illustrations, plus 12 lovely full color plates. Illustrated dust jacket. Seventy -fifth anniversary edition. ; 8vo  
Price: 18.00 USD
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653 De La Vaulx, Henry (Comte) VOYAGE EN PATAGONIE Ouvrage Contenat 40 Illustrations D'Après Les Photographies De L'Auteur, Et Une Carte Hors Texte, Preface De M. José María De Hérédia, De La Académie Française
Paris, France Librairie Hachette et Cie 1901 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in 1/2 leather and marbled paper over book covers. In French. The leather is dark Morocco with gilt title on the spine, raised bands, decorative devices. The marbling is in blue and gray. The end papers are marbled, the top edges are gilt. There is a former owner bookplate on the front end paper. There is some rubbing to othe rear end paper. There is a tiny stamp on the copyright page and a faint trace of a pencil erasure on the end paper. The interior pages are crisp and clean. The leather shows some scuffing on the fold line. There is some corner wear to the marbled paper. Tight , clean. Photo illustrated in black and white small photos. There is a small black and white fold out map of the intinerary of De La Vaulx. The map is in fine condition. In French. ; Photographs; 8vo; 280 pages 
Price: 245.00 USD
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654 De Lamartine, Alphonse MEMOIRS OF CELEBRATED CHARACTERS
London Richard Bentley 1854 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Tight and clean leather bound two volume set of hardback books. Green leather with marbled boards have a little edge wear and one corner is bumped. Marbled paper slightly worn on bottom edge, not covers. Gilt title on red leather between two bands is slightly chipped at edges. Gilt decoration on bands. End papers of brown coated paper is split at hinges, but hinges are not broken and very strong. Etched bookplate of Kington Baker. Interior pages very clean except for blank and title pages which are heavily foxed (chemical tan spotting) . Handsome set. Strong. Features Nelson, Heloise, Columbus, De Palissy, Roostam, Cicero, Socrates, Jacquard, Joan of Arc, Cromwell, Homer, Guttenberg, Fenelon. ; Vol. 2 VOL; 8vo  
Price: 125.00 USD
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655 De Maupassant, Guy PIERRE ET JEAN THE TWO BROTHERS
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott Company 1889 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Duez, E. and Lynch, A. 
Beautiful large hardcover edition of this classic translated into English by Albert Smith and beautifully illustrated with full page plates and in text illustrations in toned photogravures (photoengravings) . Red cloth boards with black decorative pattern, gilt title. Pattern and gilt are partially faded on cover and quite faded on the spine. Light soiling and shelfwear to extremities. Though the binding is very tight, both paper endpapers have previously broken and have been reinforced. Decorative floral endpapers in gold and white - the front free end paper has three chips from the lower right corner. The paper used for the end papers is delicate. The text is printed on heavy bond paper with gilt top edge, deckled fore and bottom edges. There are some light areas of foxing within the text and more pronounced foxing on the tissue guards for the plates. Illustrated with 36 exquisitely rendered photogravures by Albert Lynch and E. Duez. ; Large 8vo; 170 pages  
Price: 270.00 USD
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656 De Musset, Alfred FANTASIO A Comedy in Two Acts
Holland The Pleiad 1929 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Fernand Giauque 
Hardcover book of a limited edition with two full page pochoir prints and several black and white lithographs throughout. This would be a near fine book except for a small faint spot on the front cover, faded gilt title on the spine, and a small, circular stamp in ink of the owner or bookseller on the front pasted down end paper. There is only a hint of wear to the top and bottom of the spine. The interior pages are very clean. The covers are a brick red/rust colored cloth. Pochoir is a finely executed stencil process of coloring applied by hand - an art in Itself. The book has been translated into English by Maurice Baring. ; 4to  
Price: 60.00 USD
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657 De Nevi, Don and Noel Francis Moholy JUNIPERO SERRA The Illustrated Story of the Franciscan Founder of California's Missions
San Francisco Harper & Row 1985 0060618760 / 9780060618766 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
SIGNED This is a first edition hard cover book in a dust jacket, signed by Moholy. The book is in fine condition and is very clean and without wear except for a tiny dent on the bottom edge of the book. The dust jacket is unclipped, very clean and crisp and unworn except for a tiny closed tear at the bottom of the back panel of the jacket. There is a review slip laid in. The book is photo illustrated. Serra, A Franciscan priest lived from 1713 to 1784 and founded nine missions between San Diego and San Francisco. ; 8vo; Signed by Author  
Price: 24.00 USD
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658 De Quincey, Thomas DE QUINCEY'S REVOLT OF THE TARTARS Flight of a Tartar Tribe
Boston, MA D. C, Heath & Co. , Publisher 1900 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a small book of 91 pages, published in Boston by D. C. Heath in 1900. The covers are cloth of a light brick red with a decorative border in a darker shade of the same color for the title. There is a touch of edge wear to the cloth and the spine and edges are slightly darkened. There is a faint spot on the front cover. The interior end papers and pages are crisp and clean. There are no marks or writing. The first and last page have a short tear that has been mended with light Japanese rice paper. There is a chip on the front edge of the next to the last page. There are eight pages of advertising by the publisher - lists of other books and new publications. The book has been edited by George Armstrong Wauchope. Wauchope has also written Intrduction. ; 12mo; 91 pages 
Price: 16.50 USD
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659 De Roberts, Giuseppe POETI LIRICI Dei Secoli XVIII E XIX
Firenze, Italy Felice Le Monnier 1928 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book covered in a patterned brown and beige-apricot paper. The covers are clean with a little wear at the edges, but in good condition considering the paper used. There is a former owner name on the front free end paper dated 1929-30. There are no other marks or writing except for some tiny check marks at the rear of the book at the Table of Contents. The pages are all clean. The font is on the small side. The footnotes take a major portion of each page. This book is in Latin. ; 8vo; 242 pages 
Price: 37.00 USD
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660 De Rojas, Fernando LA CELESTINA VOLUMES 1 AND 2
Madrid, Spain Espasa-Calpe S. A. 1958 Softcover Very Good 
In Spanish. This is a two volume set published in Madrid by Espasa-Calpe, S. A.. It shows a print date of 1958 on the copyright page.. The books have cream colored soft art paper (wrappers). "Edicion y notas de Julio Cejador y Franca" printed at the bottom of the bordered title data. The books are tight, bright, crisp, clean, but with some pencil underlining and notes - mostly in the front half of Volume 1. Easy to erase (carefully because of the soft paper) . The interior pages are also crisp and clean. There is a former owner bookplate on the first blank pages. In Spanish; Vol. 1/2/2015; 8vo; 500 pages 
Price: 38.00 USD
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