Boston: Dana & Estes Company Publishers, [c. 1900]. Arbury edition, Number 345 of 1000 copies. Read More about Works
Mexico, 1851. Text by: Félix María Escalante, Francisco Zarco, F. Gonzales Bocaanrgra, Marcos Arroniz, Francisco Granados Maldonado, Emilio Rey, Fernando Orozco y Berra, José T. de Cuéllar, Guillermo Prieto, Francisco González Bocanegra (Autor de los versos del himno nacional mexicano), and others. Read More about Presente Amistoso Dedicado a las Señoritas Mexicanas
Greenwich, Connecticut: The New York Graphic Society Ltd, (1972). First American edition. Read More about Sonia Delaunay. Rhythms and Colours. Preface by Michael Hoog
April 9, 1934. In 1933, Andrew Dasburg married for the second time, this time to poet Mary Channing "Marina" Wister (1882-1967), the daughter of famous author Owen Wister. She spent much time in Taos with Georgia O'Keefe and Mabel Dodge Luhan. Read More about Portrait Photograph of Andrew Dasburg's Wife, (Marina Wister
Washington, D.C: April 28, 1930. 'Home and Country and Faith in God'. Reading in part: "In answering your question … may I say it is to my love of Home and Country and Faith in God. Also to the teachings of my grandmother, who never failed to have a "a..... Read More about Typed letter signed "Edith Irwin Hobart" to "Master Halpern" (Seymour...
Limonto, Italy and Carmel Highlands, California: 15 August 1959 and 19 July 1981. Responding to Hartley's letter enquiring about the influence of her formal education on her writing. She responds “I do not feel that high school and university studies are essential as means of producing creative writing; that comes..... Read More about Two typed letters signed “Marcia Davenport”
New York: March 18, 1941. Published in PORTRAITS: the Photographs of Carl Van Vechten, (1978), edited by Saul Mauriber. Fine portrait of the young choreographer in her first major successful work. Read More about Portrait photograph of Agnes de Mille in "Three Virgins and a Devil"
New York: Foreign Policy Association, 19 July 1960. Hartley had written to Dean concerning the importance of her secondary education upon her writing. She writes that she was home-schooled in Russia following the curriculum of an excellent secondary school and later attended Radcliffe College. “I would say that the more..... Read More about Typed letter signed “Vera Micheles Dean”
Decatur, Ill: 1910s. Showing mostly women sports (Field hockey) and sorority life probably at Millikin College founded in 1901. Read More about Decatur Illinois College Album
San Francisco: 22 March 1960. Hartley had written to DeFord concerning the importance of secondary education upon creative writing. She writes “One is either or is not born a writer, and short of technical training there is little a school or college can do, unless to encourage one (by publication..... Read More about Typed letter signed “Miriam Allen de Ford”
Buffalo, New York: Intrepid Press / Pulpartforms, 1975. First edtion (?), no. 9 from “The Beau Fleuve Series”. “This is an unauthorized printing …”. Signed in ink on the front wrapper, and with a note from Di Prima attached. to collector Robert Wilson: “This is an unauthorized printing of this..... Read More about Brass Furnace Going Out. Song, After an Abortion
New York: The Sarabande Press, October, 1982. Number 18 of 20 copies. The paper designed by Karen Miles, and made, with the assistance of Beverly Van Ness, at the Russell-Fleming Papermill. Read More about A Poem by Emily Dickinson ("Under the Light, yet under"
London: Putnam, . First edition. Read More about Last Tales
New York: Random House, . First American edition. Read More about Last Tales
Trenton, NJ: November 28, 1853. Dix writes about her travel plans between New York, Philadelphia, and Washington, as well about her most recent philanthropic cause–– the procurement of rescue boats and life-saving equipment for Sable Island, in Nova Scotia, a notorious site of shipwrecks on the east coast to which..... Read More about Autograph Letter Signed ("D.L. Dix") to Eben Merriam
New York: House of Field, Inc, . First edition. Inscribed on ffep to Col. Don S. Rockwell. Read More about Passport to Adventure. [Foreword by Major General William C. Rivers
London: Sands, 1901. First edition. The extensive travels of the botanizing Miss Doughty, who “makes the glaciers and peaks of the Himalaya sound as tame as the South Downs … And after cataloguing the pleasures and perils of a Kashmiri holiday she has the effrontery to insist that any ‘idle..... Read More about Afoot through the Kashmir Valleys
New York: 30 July, 1934. Variant of the portrait published in PORTRAITS: the Photographs of Carl Van Vechten, (1978), edited by Saul Mauriber. Read More about Portrait photograph of Muriel Draper
New York: Doubleday, Doran, 1938. First American edition, with inserted signature leaf preceding the half title. Signed. The classic modern gothic tale, winner of the National Book Award and the basis for the 1940 film by Alfred Hitchcock. Read More about Rebecca
New Haven: Sidney's Press, 1810. First edition. Black Female Charity Schools. Dwight's sermon on the importance of charity, especially the Charity Societies, citing one in particular that was of interest to him. A school that was established in New Haven to educate black female children. Dwight emphasized the responsibility to..... Read More about The Charitable Blessed. A Sermon Preached in the First Church in New Haven August 8, 1810
Detroit, Michigan: Book Cadillac Hotel. Reading in part: "Did you mention the final disposition of the engine? I would like it eventually to go to the Farnklin Institute in Phila as I promised of course …."Mantz was a famous stunt pilot. He accompanied Amelia as her co-pilot on her aborted..... Read More about Autograph Letter, Signed. To Paul (Mantz). Signed, as usual, "A"
Lahore: "Civil and Military Gazette" Press by E.A. Smedley, Manager, 1930. First edition. Read More about Trekking in Kashmir with a Family, --or without one
New York: 13 December 1959. Hartley had written to Early concerning the importance of secondary education upon her writing. She responded “I was very fortunate, and lack of college education didn't slow me up particularly. But things are different today. Of course any one who wishes to write should go..... Read More about Typed letter signed “Eleanor Early”
Washington, D.C: William Cooper, 1812. Same years as First edition issued in London. Read More about The Absentee: A Tale
London: Printed for R. Hunter ... and Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, Paternoster-row, 1817. First edition. Read More about Harrington, a Tale; and Ormond, a Tale. In Three Volumes
London: R. Hunter; Baldwin, Craddock & Joy, 1821. Reprint (first published 1814). Suzannet Copy. Read More about Rosamond. A Sequel to Early Lessons ... In Two Volumes