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Henry James - Pamphlets on American Writers #4, Edel, Leon
81 Edel, Leon Henry James - Pamphlets on American Writers #4
Minneapolis University of Minnesota Press 1963 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1963 First Edition, 4th printing. Measures 8" x 5-1/2" wide. Stiff stapled wrapper softcover. 48 pp. Title #4 of this long published University of Minnesota literary publication. American literary biography on Henry James, one of America's great fiction writers. Good condition with flaws noted: Previous owner's label on inside front cover. Light wear to edge of outer spine. Some underlining of text in red pen. Not ex-library; staple binding sound - copy tight and complete. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Just Folks, Edgar A. Guest
82 Edgar A. Guest Just Folks
Chicago Reilly & Lee 1917 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6 
A first edition, first printing copy of Guest's third book of poetry, the beginning of a prolific career. Guest penned some 11,000 poems, which were syndicated in some 300 newspapers and collected in more than 20 books - first published in 1916. This is a very early and scarce book by Guest, or 'the people's poet'. Chicago: Reilly & Lee Co., 1917. First edition. Black cloth spine hardcover, in no dust jacket. Measures 4-1/2" x 6-3/4" tall. 192 pp. Top edge gilt. Gilt title decoration on front cover; gilt title on spine. Overall, good condition, with flaws noted: Board corners bumped and rubbed. Head and tail of spine bumped and rubbed. First block of pages (title page - page 14) loose from block, yet still securely attached. No interior writing present. Not ex-library. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Spoon River Anthology, Edgar Lee Masters
83 Edgar Lee Masters Spoon River Anthology
New York Macmillan 1938 Hardcover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7 
New York: Macmillan, 1938 18th printing, September 1938. Black cover hardcover, in no dust jacket. Measures 5-1/4" x 7-5/8" tall. 306 pp. A later printing of Edgar Lee Master's very popular book - updated with new poems added from the first edition. Overall, fine condition, with flaws noted: Board corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Head and tail of spine bumped. Very clean covers and bright interior pages. Binding clean and very tight. No interior writing present. Not ex-library. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Quiet Center, Edith Henrich
84 Edith Henrich The Quiet Center
William Sloane Assoc. 1946 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
William Sloane Assoc., 1946. Stated First Edition. Pictorial illustrated hardcover with same decorated dust jacket. Measures 5-3/4" x 8-5/8" tall. 73 pp. A first edition of the author's first published work in book form. Overall, good condition, with flaws noted: Slight bumping to corners. Slight discoloration and staining spots to covers (under dust jacket). Dust jacket shows wear and chipping, especially to edges, head & tail of spine, and board edges. Wear at lower board edge extends up 2". Three small spots of ink on back dust jacket. No interior writing present. Book tight and complete. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Harp-Weaver and other Poems, Edna St. Vincent Millay
85 Edna St. Vincent Millay The Harp-Weaver and other Poems
New York Harper & Bros. 1923 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
New York: Harper & Bros, 1923. First edition, 21st state printing. Blue paper covered hardcover with black cloth spine , in no dust jacket. Measures 5-3/4" x 8-3/8" tall. 89 pp. A first edition, later printing Edna St. Vincent Millay's popular book of poetry. Overall, good condition, with flaws noted: Board corners bumped and rubbed. Head and tail of spine bumped and rubbed. Spine title paper label missing. Front and rear interior bindings split, yet contents tight. No interior writing present. Not ex-library. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Amaranth, Edwin Arlington Robinson
86 Edwin Arlington Robinson Amaranth
New York Macmillan 1934 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
A first edition, first printing book of poetry by the author of Tristram and The Glory of the Nightingales. New York: Macmillan, 1934. Stated publishing of September, 1934. Dark green cloth hardcover, in no dust jacket. Measures 5-3/4" x 8-1/4" tall. 105 pp.Overall, good condition, with flaws noted: Board corners bumped and rubbed. Head and tail of spine bumped and rubbed. Spec of yellow paint on front cover, below gilt title. No interior writing present. Not ex-library. Book tight and complete. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Glory of the Nightingales, Edwin Arlington Robinson
87 Edwin Arlington Robinson The Glory of the Nightingales
New York Macmillan 1930 1st Edition Hardcover Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
A first edition, first printing book of poetry by the author of Amaranth and Tristram, among numerous other titles. New York: Macmillan, 1930. First edition, first printing. Green cloth hardcover with gilt title, in light green dust jacket. Measures 5-1/2" x 8-1/8" tall. 83 pp. Overall, very good condition, with flaws noted: Board corners rubbed. Head and tail of spine rubbed. Cloth boards show light spots on covers. Dust jacket soiled and stained, along fore edges & spine. One 1/2" spot of ink on DJ near author's name on front cover. DJ chipped and worn on top and bottom edges, and head and tail of spine. Two 1/2" water spots on rear DJ panel. Foxing to inner endpapers. Not ex-library. Book tight and complete. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Tristram, Edwin Arlington Robinson
88 Edwin Arlington Robinson Tristram
New York Literary Guild of America 1927 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7 
New York: Literary Guild of America, 1927. Originally published by Macmillan, 1927. Early reprint. Light blue paper covered boards with black cloth spine hardcover, in no dust jacket. Measures 5-1/4" x 7-5/8" tall. 210 pp. Overall, good condition, with flaws noted: Board corners bumped and rubbed. Head and tail of spine bumped and rubbed. Boards show soiling on light paper covered boards. Two previous owner's names written in pen on ffep, else no interior writing present. Newspaper clipping of EA Robinson's death pasted onto rear inner cover. Not ex-library. Book tight and complete. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Hebrew - English Dictionary, Ehud Ben-Yehuda and David Weinstein
89 Ehud Ben-Yehuda and David Weinstein Hebrew - English Dictionary
New York Washington Square Press 1964 5th or later Edition Soft cover Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6 
New York: Washington Square Press, 1964. Stated 5th printing. 600+ pp. Pocket paperback book; measures 6-1/2" x 4" wide. Book in good condition with flaws noted: Tight paperback binding, spine only slightly creased and in good condition. Pages starting to yellow towards outer edges. No interior writing, tears, or marks present. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Story Magazine, Summer 1998, Englander, Nathan
90 Englander, Nathan Story Magazine, Summer 1998
Cincinnati F&W Publications 1998 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 R.O. Blechman 
Cincinnati: F&W Publications. Editor: Lois Rosenthal. Volume 46, #3. Printed Summer 1998. Paperback with paper covers. Features short fiction by many: Nathan Englander, Carol Shields, Joseph Monninger, Amanda Davis, including more. This copy is free of tears, writing, remainder marks, or ex-library stamps. Small crease at fold of covers (indicating it was read at least once). Light foxing on covers. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Story Magazine, Winter 1997, Englander, Nathan; Oates, Joyce Carol;
91 Englander, Nathan; Oates, Joyce Carol; Story Magazine, Winter 1997
Cincinnati F&W Publications 1997 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 R.O. Blechman 
Cincinnati: F&W Publications. Editor: Lois Rosenthal. Volume 45, #1. Printed Winter 1997. Paperback with paper covers. Features short fiction by many: Reb Kringle (Nathan Englander); High Speeds (Chris Adrian); Lunch (Joseph Monninger); Always ask for Cash (Alan Lightman); And the Waters Prevailed (Keith Taylor); Snake (Bray Udall); His Moods (Bo Caldwell); Twinkle (Marion de Booy Wentzien); Roads (Daniel Stern); Everest (Emily Cerf); Disguises (Jean Fong Kwok); Death Watch (Joyce Carol Oates). This copy is free of tears, writing, remainder marks, or ex-library stamps. Small crease at fold of covers (indicating it was read at least once). Light foxing on covers. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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An Exposition - The Acts, Erdman, Charles R.
92 Erdman, Charles R. An Exposition - The Acts
Philadelphia The Westminster Press 1919 Hardcover Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7 
Philadelphia: The Westminster Press, 1919. Later date stated: "The quotations form the American Standard Edition of hte Revised Bible, as printed in this book, are copyright 1929..." 176 pp. Red leatherette hardcover duodecimo size (measures 6-3/4" x 4-1/2" wide). Has title in bright gilt on spine. Book in good condition with flaws noted: Tight binding with clean and bright text. Small corner torn from front free end paper, else no interior tears, writing, or marks. Not an ex-library book. Not a book club edition. From the foreword: "In peace or war, in the past or present, no project has been so bold, no adventure so thrilling, as the enterprise of carrying the gospel to the whole world. The Acts tells how this work was begun, and how the good news was brought across the imperial provinces from Jerusalem to Rome, not by a single messenger or by individual effort, but by the rapid extension of the Christian Church." 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Scribner's Magazine Vol 93. Jan - June, 1933, Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner
93 Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner Scribner's Magazine Vol 93. Jan - June, 1933
New York Scribner's 1933 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 Edward Shenton 
New York: Scribner's Magazine. Bound 6-month volume containing January - June, 1933 (Volume 93). Tan cloth binding with green paper boards. Lacks front & back covers, but contains contents pages and advertisements for the six month volume. This 6-month volume contains three well-known short stories of Ernest Hemingway, later published in 'Winner Takes Nothing': 'A Clean, Well-Lighted Place' - Hanneman #C205, 'Give Us a Prescription, Doctor' (later changed to 'The Gambler, the Nun, and the Radio') - Hanneman #C208, and 'Homage to Switzerland' - Hanneman #C206. Also includes William Faulkner's short story, 'There Was A Queen'', including others. Illustrations by Edward Shenton. Overall, magazine is in good condition with sturdy previous library bound buckram binding; previous library label attached to inner back cover. Contains some usual internal library markings. 
Price: 44.99 USD
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94 Farrrell, James T. The Short Stories of James T. Farrell
New York Halcyon House 1941 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
New York: Halcyon House. Published 1941. Beige cloth hardcover with title on spine. No dust jacket. 308 pp. Contains fifty-two short stories in this hardcover anthology including some found in his earliest works: Calico Shoes, Guillotine Party, and Can All This Grandeur Perish? Book in good condition with flaws noted: Overall, book is clean and tight. Corners slightly bumped, but not rubbed - no cloth missing from corners. Head and tail of spine chipped - more heavily on head of spine. Previous owner's signature in pencil on ffep. Slight yellowing to ffep and rear endpaper. Else, no interior writing, marks, tears, stamps, etc. Tight binding with no loose pages and no spine cracks. Not ex-library or remainder marked. Original flap from dust jacket laid-in as bookmark. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Scribner's Magazine Vol 96. July - December, 1934, Faulkner, William; Frost, Robert; Rawlings, Marjoire Kinnan; Wofle, Thomas
95 Faulkner, William; Frost, Robert; Rawlings, Marjoire Kinnan; Wofle, Thomas Scribner's Magazine Vol 96. July - December, 1934
New York Scribner's 1934 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 Edward Shenton 
New York: Scribner's Magazine. Bound 6-month volume containing January - June, 1934 (Volume 96). Tan cloth binding. All front covers and advertisements for the six month volume are present. Includes early fiction by William Faulkner ('Mule in the Yard'), Thomas Wolfe ('The House of the Far and Lost'), Marjorie Kinnan Rwalings ('The Pardon - A Story'), poetry by Robert Frost (They Were Welcome to Their Belief), including others. Illustrations by Edward Shenton. Overall, magazine is in good condition with sturdy previous library bound buckram binding; usual internal library markings, 'Salina Public Library', with stamps inside covers, on top/fore/bottom edges, embossed stamps within. 
Price: 24.99 USD
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Scribner's Magazine Vol 96. July - December, 1934, Faulkner, William; Frost, Robert; Rawlings, Marjoire Kinnan; Wofle, Thomas
96 Faulkner, William; Frost, Robert; Rawlings, Marjoire Kinnan; Wofle, Thomas Scribner's Magazine Vol 96. July - December, 1934
New York Scribner's 1934 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 Edward Shenton 
New York: Scribner's Magazine. Bound 6-month volume containing January - June, 1934 (Volume 96). Tan cloth binding with green paper boards. Lacks front & back covers, but contains contents pages and advertisements for the six month volume. Includes early fiction by William Faulkner ('Mule in the Yard'), Thomas Wolfe ('The House of the Far and Lost'), Marjorie Kinnan Rwalings ('The Pardon - A Story'), poetry by Robert Frost (They Were Welcome to Their Belief), including others. Illustrations by Edward Shenton. Overall, magazine is in good condition with sturdy previous library bound buckram binding; previous library label attached to inner back cover. Contains some usual internal library markings. 
Price: 24.99 USD
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Atlantic Magazine July - December 1940 Vol 166, Faulkner, William; Gertrude Stein; Wallace Stegner; C.S. Forester
97 Faulkner, William; Gertrude Stein; Wallace Stegner; C.S. Forester Atlantic Magazine July - December 1940 Vol 166
New York Atlantic Magazine 1940 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
New York: Atlantic Magazine. Measures 9-1/4" tall x 5-3/4" wide. 796 pp. with numerous articles. Articles only bound within magazine - covers, ads and book reviews/etc. are absent. Bound library copy of the Atlantic Magazine, full of numerous articles and serial fiction stories, including William Faulkner's 'Gold Is Not Always'. Also included are writings by Gertrude Stein Wallace Stegner, and C. S. Forester. Magazine in very good condition with flaws noted: Slightest bumping and rubbing to corners; Spine appears slightly sun-lightened. Ex-library, however only marking is gilted number on spine - contains no stamps, writing, 'discarded' notices, etc. Interior contents very clean and tight binding. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Scribner's Magazine Vol 99. Jan - June 1936, Faulkner, William; Saroyan, William; Buck, Pearl S.; Roethke, Theodore
98 Faulkner, William; Saroyan, William; Buck, Pearl S.; Roethke, Theodore Scribner's Magazine Vol 99. Jan - June 1936
New York Scribner's 1936 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 Edward Shenton 
New York: Scribner's Monthly Magazine. New York: Scribner's Magazine. Bound 6-month volume containing January - June, 1936 (Volume 99). Tan cloth binding. All front covers and advertisements for the six month volume are present. Includes early fiction by William Faulkner ('The Brooch - A Story'), William Saroyan ('The Crusader - A Story'), Pearl S. Buck ('Crusade'), poetry by Theodore Roethke, including others. Illustrations by Edward Shenton. Overall, magazine is in good condition with sturdy previous library bound buckram binding; usual internal library markings, 'Salina Public Library', with stamps inside covers, on top/fore/bottom edges, embossed stamps within. 
Price: 24.99 USD
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Scribner's Magazine Vol 99. Jan - June 1936, Faulkner, William; Saroyan, William; Buck, Pearl S.; Roethke, Theodore
99 Faulkner, William; Saroyan, William; Buck, Pearl S.; Roethke, Theodore Scribner's Magazine Vol 99. Jan - June 1936
New York Scribner's 1936 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 Edward Shenton 
New York: Scribner's Monthly Magazine. New York: Scribner's Magazine. Bound 6-month volume containing January - June, 1936 (Volume 99). Lime green cloth binding. Includes early fiction by William Faulkner ('The Brooch - A Story'), William Saroyan ('The Crusader - A Story'), Pearl S. Buck ('Crusade'), poetry by Theodore Roethke, including others. Illustrations by Edward Shenton. Overall, magazine is in good condition with sturdy previous library bound buckram binding; usual internal library markings, 'Salina Public Library', with stamps inside covers, on top/fore/bottom edges, embossed stamps within. 
Price: 24.99 USD
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Story Magazine, November 1934 [William Faulkner] [William Saroyan], Faulkner, William; William Saroyan
100 Faulkner, William; William Saroyan Story Magazine, November 1934 [William Faulkner] [William Saroyan]
New York Story Magazine 1934 1st Edition Soft cover Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
New York: Story Magazine. Printed November, 1934. Paperback with paper covers. Includes early fiction by William Faulkner ' Lo!', and William Saroyan. Also contains short fiction by Madelene Cole, H. E. Bates, James Van Liew, including others. Condition: Magazine is in fair condition with covers detached (rear cover and outer spine missing), with light sunning and wear to cover. 
Price: 24.99 USD
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