London: Printed for G. Nicol and G. G. J. and J. Robinson, 1788. First edition. FIRST BIOGRAPHY OF... Read More
Boston: Press of the Boston Daily Advertiser, L. L. Lewis, Printer, 1829. First edition, with a period in imprint at end of “Congress-street”. The previous October the National Intelligencer had contained a statement made by the President denouncing “certain citizens of Massachusetts as having been engaged in a design to.....
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1908. First edition. Signed "Henry Cabot Lodge. A Memory March 22nd 1907" on flyleaf and below a card from Mrs. Thomas Bailey Aldrich giving this book. On pastedown is the bookplate of Thomas Bailey Aldrich and his cut signature.
New York: Viking, (1996). First edition. This copy is inscribed by Patricia "Tish" Hankey Alsop, wife of Stewart to her sister-in-law Corinne , 'sis", Alsop Chubb, "For Sis with love from Tish February 1996." A fine association copy.
London: 1 November, 1957. "Self-discipline is the professional writer's primary need" Interesting letter from Ambler, in answer to the question, "How important to you was your high school education, and is college experience necessary for creative writing?"Ambler points out that in England "there is no real equivalent of 'high school'...
New York: The Viking Press, 1956. First edition. Anderson's autobiography, inscribed on the ffep: "To Ulric de Vaere with kind regards from Marian Anderson."
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1926. First edition. Limited to 350 copies, this being number 344. Signed by Anderson on the limitation page. Limited edition, signed. Autobiographical novel.
London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner, & Co, [c. 1903]. Alken, Henry. Reprint.
London: Printed for Messr. Rivingtons, 1782. New Edition, usual cancels.
Boston: Published by David Reed, 1826. First American editions. First published in London in 1825 and 1826. Wendell Copy.
Hartford, Connecticut: June 14, 1787. Barlow to Hayley, Student to Mentor. Hayley was a major influence on Barlow and this is a very interesting letter.
[New York]: Privately Printed by [The Derrydale Press], 1930. One of 500 copies. Memorial volume of verse privately printed by Connett and never intended for sale. "An extremely rare Derrydale book ... very scarce ... and very hard to come by" (Frazier).
[New York]: Privately Printed by [The Derrydale Press], 1930. First edition, one of 500 copies. Memorial volume of verse privately printed by Connett and never intended for sale. "An extremely rare Derrydale book ... very scarce ... and very hard to come by" (Frazier).
[New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1954]. First American edition.
New York: Farar and Rinehart, 1933. Child, Charles. First edition, #21 of 125 copies, signed by both Benéts and Childs.
New York: Adelphi Company, 1925. First edition. Portrait of "the genius in the home" by his wife. Arnold Bennett (1867-1931) began writing full-time in 1900 after publishing his first novel, A Man From The North, in 1898. His first widely successful novel, The Old Wives Tale, was published in 1908...
Paris: Charpentier, 1907. Later edition.
New York: Delacorte Press, . First edition. Inscribed, "To 'Darling Shirley'(Clurman) 'Bright' 'Nifty' 'Attractive' 'Sharp' and a 'Lady' With respect Milton"
Newcastle: R. Robinson, 1887. A large and handsome study of Bewick's life, with reproductions of his work.
London: Constable and Company Limited, 1920. First edition, number 64 of 100 signed copies.
London: Chatto & Windus, 1907. First edition.
New York: The Beechhurst Press, . First American edition.
London: Printed for the Author, Finsbury-Square, Moorfields; and sold by all other Booksellers, [?1793]. The Thirteenth edition, corrected and much enlarged. An amusing work.
London: William Heinemann, 1952. Number 329 of 1050 deluxe copies. From The Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell.
London: William Heinemann, 1951. First edition, Deluxe Issue, Number 992 of 1050 copies. From The Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell.
Oxford: Published by William Pickering, London, 1826. Oxford English Classics. Printed by Talboys and Wheeler, Oxford.