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APG 075.4 (2004). Countee Cullen. APG 075.4 (2004) Author Price Guide. (Dickerson: Quill & Brush, 2004). Includes a facsimile of the author's signature; a brief biographical sketch; a list of the author's first editions (American and British) current to the date of publication of the guide, with entries for limited and trade editions; number of copies (if available); how to identify the first edition; and estimated values with and without the dustwrapper (if applicable). Issued as a PDF file. Click HERE for a complete list of our individual Author Price Guides or for information about ordering the complete set on CD.
[Book #22776]       Price: $2.25
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CHILD OF THE NORTH. Ridgwell Cullum. CHILD OF THE NORTH.
New York: George H. Doran, (1926). First edition with Doran logo on copyright page. The great Northwest Terriitory of Canada wilderness is the setting for this story of lust for gold, primitive emotion and love, of course. A fine book in a bright, unchipped dust jacket. A beautiful copy.

[Book #35286]       Price: $150.00
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THE SAINT OF THE SPEEDWAY. Ridgwell Cullum. THE SAINT OF THE SPEEDWAY.
New York: George H. Doran, (1924). First edition. A western story. Spine just barely faded, otherwise fine in dust jacket with some edgewear and tiny chips, but still very good or better.

[Book #35287]       Price: $125.00
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APG 211.0 (2007). E. E. Cummings. APG 211.0 (2007) Author Price Guide. (Dickerson: Quill & Brush, 2004). Includes a facsimile of the author's signature; a brief biographical sketch; a list of the author's first editions (American and British) current to the date of publication of the guide, with entries for limited and trade editions; number of copies (if available); how to identify the first edition; and estimated values with and without the dustwrapper (if applicable). Issued as a PDF file. Click HERE for a complete list of our individual Author Price Guides or for information about ordering the complete set on CD.
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GOLDEN STATES. Michael Cunningham. GOLDEN STATES.
New York: Crown Publisher's Inc. (1984). First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. A crisp, clean copy with tiny staple holes to front endpaper and small white strip of paper on back pastedown under the jacket flap; in bright, fine dust jacket with touch of inconspicuous wear to back bottom edge.

[Book #50608]       Price: $100.00
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SPECIMEN DAYS. Michael Cunningham. SPECIMEN DAYS.
New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (2005). First edition. Boldly INSCRIBED with a quote, "If only he could . . . become the dress she wore . . . ," and SIGNED by the author on the half-title page. Fine in dust jacket.

[Book #48226]       Price: $100.00
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NEW ORLEANS: Its Old Houses, Shops and Public Buildings. Nathaniel Cortlandt Curtis. NEW ORLEANS: Its Old Houses, Shops and Public Buildings.
Philadelphia: Lippincott Co. 1933. First edition. With two illustrations in color, 70 line drawings in duotone, and 2 folding maps. Review copy with slip laid in noting a price of $3.50 and publication date of February 23. One corner bumped, spine faded as usually seen, some spotting to spine and gilt spine lettering dulled but front-cover gilt still bright, altogether good or better. Lacking dust jacket. INTERESTING DITTOED SHEET LAID IN headed "Nathaniel C. Curtis/ Author of"; a short, one-page list of his "likes and dislikes." No sunsets or walking on the beach, thankfully, but he does like to "jump over-board with his clothes on and dry out in the sun" and "enjoys all kinds of weather especially stormy weather." Go figure.

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RAISE THE TITANIC! Clive Cussler. RAISE THE TITANIC!
New York: Viking Press, (1976). First edition. INSCRIBED on title page (not to a particular person) "Get it up!" along with DRAWING of half-submerged boat SIGNED by Cussler. Minor bump to front board; still fine in fine dust jacket.

[Book #52814]       Price: $300.00
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RAISE THE TITANIC! Clive Cussler. RAISE THE TITANIC!
New York: Viking Press, (1976). First edition. Fine in price-clipped but otherwise fine dust jacket.

[Book #54960]       Price: $100.00
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THE SEA HUNTERS 2. Cussler. Clive. THE SEA HUNTERS 2
Aliso Viejo, CA: James Cahill Publishing, 2002. First edition. Written with Craig Dirgo. One of 600 copies SIGNED and numbered by Cussler. Published the same month as the Putnam edition, December, 2002. Cloth spine and marbeled boards, fine in slipcase. As issued, without dust jacket.

[Book #40243]       Price: $100.00
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MARA AND THE PRIEST. Lorenzo D'Agostino. MARA AND THE PRIEST.
Hicksville, NY: Exposition Press, (1975). First edition. SIGNED on front free endpaper. Endpapers lightly offset, corner of front free endpaper clipped, sticker residue on front pastedown and small spot on page fore edges, otherwise about fine in very bright dust jacket with light edge wear.

[Book #37449]       Price: $50.00
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THE CHANNEL ISLANDS: A Guide to Jersey, Guernsey, Sark, Herm, Jethou, Alderney, Etc. Frank Fether Dally. THE CHANNEL ISLANDS: A Guide to Jersey, Guernsey, Sark, Herm, Jethou, Alderney, Etc.
London: Edward Stanford, 1860. Second edition. Folding map of the environs pasted inside front cover. A guide "For Visitors and Residents....With Notes on Their History, Geology, Climate, Health and Disease, Farming, Gardening, Indigenous Vegetation, and Laws." Decoratively blind-stamped, flexible, gray cloth boards with gilt lettered front and spine. Good to very good with covers soiled and a little edge worn.

[Book #52641]       Price: $200.00
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THE GEOLOGICAL STORY BRIEFLY TOLD: An Introduction to Geology. James D. Dana. THE GEOLOGICAL STORY BRIEFLY TOLD: An Introduction to Geology.
New York: Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor, and Co. (1875). First edition. Profusely illustrated with line drawings in the text. Intended for "the General Reader and for Beginners in the Science." Name, light offset from few items previously laid in, otherwise better than very good with gilt decorations bright.

[Book #50133]       Price: $60.00
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A LETTER OF CHARLES DARWIN: About the Preparations for the Voyage of the Beagle, 1831. Charles Darwin. A LETTER OF CHARLES DARWIN: About the Preparations for the Voyage of the Beagle, 1831.
Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1971. Facsimile of the letter, with typescript and explanation. Printed at the Stinehour Press for the Friends of the Library. Large, stapled paperwraps with cover serving as title page. Fine in original mailing envelope which shows light wear.

[Book #48007]       Price: $45.00
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THE MAIN CORPSE. Diane Mott Davidson. THE MAIN CORPSE.
New York: Bantam Books, (1996). First edition. Postcard laid in, SIGNED in full by author. Contents about book collecting and sources, over 100 words. Fine in dust jacket.

[Book #46695]       Price: $50.00
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APG 137.3 (2004). Robertson Davies. APG 137.3 (2004) Author Price Guide. (Dickerson: Quill & Brush, 2004). Includes a facsimile of the author's signature; a brief biographical sketch; a list of the author's first editions (American and British) current to the date of publication of the guide, with entries for limited and trade editions; number of copies (if available); how to identify the first edition; and estimated values with and without the dustwrapper (if applicable). Issued as a PDF file. Click HERE for a complete list of our individual Author Price Guides or for information about ordering the complete set on CD.
[Book #22777]       Price: $12.00
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THE LYRE OF ORPHEUS. Robertson Davies. THE LYRE OF ORPHEUS.
(New York): Viking, (1989). First U.S. edition. Third volume in his "Francis Cornish" series. Uncorrected proof, fine in cream-colored, printed paperwraps. Publication date "1/89" handwritten on front cover but with copyright page dated 1988. Few minor edge bumps, otherwise fine.

[Book #29834]       Price: $100.00
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MURTHER & WALKING SPIRITS. Robertson Davies. MURTHER & WALKING SPIRITS.
No-place: no-publisher, (1991). First edition. Manuscript page proofs; 357 pages, unbound. 8 x 11" sheets printed on rectos only. We assume this is a copy of the first version submitted. Wear to first and last leaves otherwise near fine.

[Book #54943]       Price: $100.00
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THE TABLE TALK OF SAMUEL MARCHBANKS. Robertson Davies. THE TABLE TALK OF SAMUEL MARCHBANKS.
Toronto: Clark, Irwin & Co. 1949. First edition. His continuation of DIARY OF SAMUEL MARCHBANKS, with decorations by Clair Stewart. Fine in maroon, first-issue cloth and a bright dust jacket, with only the barest signs of use.

[Book #45488]       Price: $250.00
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WHAT'S BRED IN THE BONE. Robertson Davies. WHAT'S BRED IN THE BONE.
New York: Viking, 1985. First edition. Near fine uncorrected proof in slightly soiled paperwraps.

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REPORTS OF EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS, TO ASCERTAIN THE MOST PRACTICABLE AND ECONOMICAL ROUTE FOR A RAILROAD FROM THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN: Volume II. Jefferson Davis, John G. Parke E. G. Beckwith. REPORTS OF EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS, TO ASCERTAIN THE MOST PRACTICABLE AND ECONOMICAL ROUTE FOR A RAILROAD FROM THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN: Volume II.
Washington: A.O.P. Nicholson, Printer, 1855. First edition, House of Representatives issue. Single volume from a multi-volume set. VOLUME II ONLY. Includes the reports of Lieutenants E. G. Beckwith and John G. Parke; Lieutenant Colonel W. H. Emory; Brevit Captain John Pope, et al. Illustrated with 13 lithographs, all but one colored, most by John M. Stanley; numerous full-page botanical prints and several full-page geological ones; 2 folding geological maps of the "Red River to Rio Grande"; plus charts, graphs and insets. Quarto, marbled paper boards, rebacked in gray linen with red cloth label stamped in gilt, "Railway Survey | Volume II"; fresh endpapers added, Some spotting, few small stains, altogether very good in custom red cloth slipcase.

[Book #54944]       Price: $450.00
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ARTISTS OF THE AMERICAN WEST: A Biographical Dictionary. Doris Ostrander Dawdy. ARTISTS OF THE AMERICAN WEST: A Biographical Dictionary.
Chicago: Sage Books / Swallow Press, (1974). First edition. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author. An excellent reference to prominent Western artists. Near fine in very good dust jacket.

[Book #47323]       Price: $50.00
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FOLK-TALES OF BENGAL. Lal Behari Day, Warwick Goble. FOLK-TALES OF BENGAL.
Goble, Warwick. London: Macmillan and Co, 1912. First of this edition with the Goble illustrations. Traditional folk-tales, collected and translated by Day; originally published in 1883. Wonderful illustrations by Goble with 32 colour plates with captions on facing pages. Beautifully bound by Baynton in half burgundy morocco and boards with gilt lettering and decorations to spine. Marbled endpapers, 274 pages, top edge gilt. Fine. BAYNTON BINDING.

[Book #46586]       Price: $450.00
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A PARTISAN'S DAUGHTER. Louis de Bernieres. A PARTISAN'S DAUGHTER..
London: Harvell Secker, (2008). First edition, limited issue. Number 54 of 100 SIGNED copies. Fine in slipcase, without dust jacket, as issued.

[Book #49474]       Price: $200.00
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SENOR VIVO AND THE COCA LORD. Louis de Bernieres. SENOR VIVO AND THE COCA LORD.
London: Secker & Warburg, (1991). First edition of the critically acclaimed author's second book. SIGNED and dated 1991 on title page, Small name at top of blue endpaper and date on verso; acidic paper a little browned, otherwise crisp and fine in bright, fine dust jacket.

[Book #49452]       Price: $150.00
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