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BABBITT. Sinclair Lewis. BABBITT.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co. (1922). First edition, second issue. Just a few spots of minor foxing, otherwise bright and fine. Lacking dust jacket.

[Book #50494]       Price: $100.00
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DODSWORTH. Sinclair Lewis. DODSWORTH.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Co. (1929). First edition. Cover shows some wear and there's light creasing on the spine, otherwise good to very good in later-state dust jacket (two reviews on bottom of front flap) with professional restoration to corners and spine ends, which looks very good. The first-state dust jacket is scarce.

[Book #25604]       Price: $200.00
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DODSWORTH. Sinclair Lewis. DODSWORTH.
London: Jonathan Cape, (1929). First UK edition. First binding in blue. Very good or better with light wear on spine ends and corners. Book plate on front pastedown. Lacking dust jacket.

[Book #50131]       Price: $50.00
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ELMER GANTRY. Sinclair Lewis. ELMER GANTRY.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Co. (1927). First edition, One of his most famous books, establishing a character as memorable as Babbitt. A satire about a fraudulent preacher, immortalized on the screen by Burt Lancaster. This copy is in the second-state binding with clear "G" in "GANTRY" (in the first, it resembles a "C"). Cloth a bit rubbed and few marks on pastedowns, but still very good with few pages bent at corner, lacking dust jacket, but in a new FACSIMILE jacket.

[Book #48166]       Price: $200.00
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MAIN STREET: The Story of Carol Kennicott. Sinclair Lewis. MAIN STREET: The Story of Carol Kennicott.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Howe, 1920. First edition, first issue with perfect folio on page 54, and the "y" in "may" on page 387 (last line) perfect. Bookplate on front pastedown and some minor cover wear but still very good and better than most we've seen. Lacking dust jacket, but in a new FACSIMILE jacket. FIRST ISSUE.

[Book #48121]       Price: $600.00
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MAIN STREET: The Story of Carol Kennicott. Sinclair Lewis. MAIN STREET: The Story of Carol Kennicott.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Howe, 1920. First edition, first issue with perfect folio on page 54, and the "y" in "may" on page 387 (last line) perfect. Edge rubbed and bumped, good-only condition, faint damp stain on front pastedown but inside otherwise clean. Lacking dust jacket.

[Book #51976]       Price: $300.00
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A HOUSE TO BE BORN IN. Jay Leyda, , Emily Dickinson. A HOUSE TO BE BORN IN.
(Northampton): Gehenna Press, 1958. First editon. Leyda's poem about Emily Dickinson's home (Leyda is the author of THE YEARS AND HOURS OF EMILY DICKINSON). Number 102 of a stated 100 copies SIGNED by the illustrator, George Lockwood. Blue stapled paperwraps with decorated title label on front cover. Minor corner bumps and aging but still very good or better. EMILY DICKINSON'S HOME MEMORIALIZED IN VERSE.

[Book #53657]       Price: $350.00
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APG 111.3 (2004). Limited Editions Club. APG 111.3 (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 #22841]       Price: $42.75
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LINCOLN DAY BY DAY: A Chronology 1809-1865. Abraham Lincoln, Earl Schenck Miers, William E. Baringer. LINCOLN DAY BY DAY: A Chronology 1809-1865.
Washington: Lincoln Sesquicentennial Commission, 1960. First edition. 3 volumes. Edited by Miers, Baringer, and C. Percy Powell. A chronology of Lincoln's day-to-day whereabouts and activities. Vol. I covering 1809-1848; vol. II, 1849-1860; and vol. III, 1861-1865; plus a comprehensive index. Volume one a little faded, still a near fine set. Presumed as issued, without dust jackets.

[Book #52343]       Price: $250.00
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A[braham] LINCOLN CALENDAR: For the Year 1920, Illustrated. Abraham Lincoln, Daniel S. Knowlton. A[braham] LINCOLN CALENDAR: For the Year 1920, Illustrated.
Boston: United Shoe Machinery Corporation, 1919. First edition. Very good in brown, stapled paper wraps. Staples are somewhat rusted and there is glue residue on the back cover, as well as a small brown dot to the lower left corner. Otherwise in exemplary condition with minimal wear.

[Book #51896]       Price: $50.00
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BRING ME A UNICORN: Diaries and Letters of Anne Morrow Lindbergh. 1922-1928. Anne Morrow Lindbergh. BRING ME A UNICORN: Diaries and Letters of Anne Morrow Lindbergh. 1922-1928.
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc. (1972). First edition. Illustrated with photographs. Fine in dust jacket.with touch of faint spotting to rear flap fold, still bright and fine.

[Book #32567]       Price: $30.00
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LIFE WITH FATHER. Howard Lindsay, Russel Crouse. LIFE WITH FATHER.
New York: Knopf, 1940. First edition. Illustrated with photographs of the original Broadway production. Introduction by Brooks Atkinson. Near fine with small portion of back endpaper skinned and some soiling on page edges. In dust jacket with rubbing, a few short closed tears and light soiling. The Most Successful Comedy--(3224 Performances) in the History of the American Theater.

[Book #25300]       Price: $50.00
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THE PRESCOTT PROPOSALS. Howard Lindsay, Russel Crouse. THE PRESCOTT PROPOSALS.
New York: Random House, (1954). First edition. Illustrated with photographs of the stage production. Near fine in a lightly soiled dust jacket with age darkening and very shallow chipping.

[Book #25463]       Price: $50.00
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WITNESSES OF THE TRUTH:. Paul Lindsay. WITNESSES OF THE TRUTH:
[New York: Random House, 1992]. First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Proof with clear plastic front cover, black cloth spine, and cardboard back. 8 1/2 x 11". Near fine with light soiling and scratches to the back.

[Book #51429]       Price: $60.00
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BARD: The Odysses of the Irish. Morgan Llywelyn. BARD: The Odysses of the Irish.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1984. First edition. Advance reading copy, fine in pictorial paperwraps.

[Book #36536]       Price: $60.00
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A Collection of Ten of His Books: THE EMPTY DAY; MURDER FOR ART'S SAKE; SOMETHING UP A SLEEVE; WRITE MURDER DOWN; NOT I, SAID THE SPARROW; DEATH ON THE HOUR; OR WAS HE PUSHED?; DEAD RUN; A STREAK OF LIGHT; and THE OLD DIE YOUNG. Richard Lockridge. A Collection of Ten of His Books: THE EMPTY DAY; MURDER FOR ART'S SAKE; SOMETHING UP A SLEEVE; WRITE MURDER DOWN; NOT I, SAID THE SPARROW; DEATH ON THE HOUR; OR WAS HE PUSHED?; DEAD RUN; A STREAK OF LIGHT; and THE OLD DIE YOUNG.
Philadelphia: Lippincott Co. (1965 - 1980). First edition. Ten books, all INSCRIBED. His first non-mystery work of fiction, *THE EMPTY DAY* (1965), is inscribed to "Barbara and Harold, with great affection, Richard Lockridge." The other nine are inscribed to "Izzy and Frank..." "...with love, Dick": *MURDER FOR ART'S SAKE* (1967, featuring Nathan Shapiro); *SOMETHING UP A SLEEVE* (1972, featuring Bernard "Bernie" Simmons); *WRITE MURDER DOWN* (1972, featuring Nathan Shapiro); *NOT I, SAID THE SPARROW* (1973, featuring Lt. Heimrich); *DEATH ON THE HOUR* (1974, featuring Bernard "Bernie" Simmons); *OR WAS HE PUSHED?* (1975, featuring Nathan Shapiro); *DEAD RUN* (1976, featuring Lt. Heimrich); *A STREAK OF LIGHT* (1976, featuring Nathan Shapiro); and his last novel, *THE OLD DIE YOUNG* (1980, featuring Nathan Shapiro). All are very good or better in very good to near fine dust jackets.

[Book #54910]       Price: $250.00
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ALL ABOUT HAWAII. Daniel Logan. ALL ABOUT HAWAII.
Boston: Chapple Publishing, 1921. First edition. Profusely illustrated with black-and-white photos including a 20" fold-old of the city of Honolulu spanning from the harbor to the mountains. Pictorial paperboards with cloth spine; 56 pages. Cloth spine is fine but pictorial covers show rubbing and the boards are visible at corners (otherwise very good).

[Book #53335]       Price: $150.00
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JOSH: My Up and Down, In and Out Life. Joshua Logan. JOSH: My Up and Down, In and Out Life.
New York: Delacorte Press, (1976). First edition, INSCRIBED on half title page in year of publication "For - - Long live theatre. Joshua Logan Tysons Corner 10.13.76." Very good to fine in like dust jacket.

[Book #49538]       Price: $50.00
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SONGS OF THE CATTLE TRAIL AND COW CAMP. John A. Lomax. SONGS OF THE CATTLE TRAIL AND COW CAMP.
New York: The Macmillan Co. 1927. Revised edition, second printing. Darkened spine, mildly tanned pages, light shelf wear to boards, still very good to near fine without a dust jacket.

[Book #47654]       Price: $50.00
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APG 113.4 (2011). Jack London. APG 113.4 (2011) 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 #22842]       Price: $22.50
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AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPH: (Signed by London). Jack London. AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPH: (Signed by London).
[circa 1915]. A beguiling head-shot of London in Mounties-style hat. Sepia-toned print measuring 4.25 x 6.5". SIGNED BY LONDON at base. We presume the photograph was taken around 1915 because a promotional booklet issued in 1915 by British publisher's Mills & Boon ("Jack London: The Author with the Sales") features the image on its front cover. Fine with light abrasion on verso.

[Book #54861]       Price: $1,250.00
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THE CALL OF THE WILD. Jack London. THE CALL OF THE WILD.
Philip R. Goodwin and Charles Livingston Bull. New York: The Macmillan Co. 1903. First edition of the book that made him famous. Publishers' complimentary copy with blind stamp stating as such at base of title page. Illustrations by Philip R. Goodwin and Charles Livingston Bull tipped in and in the text, as called for. Gilt-lettered green cloth pictorial boards; top edge gilt. Very good to near fine with touch of soiling to rear cover and slight rubbing to spine ends and corners. THE BOOK THAT MADE HIM FAMOUS.

[Book #53814]       Price: $2,000.00
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JOHN BARLEYCORN: Or Alcoholic Memoirs. Jack London. JOHN BARLEYCORN: Or Alcoholic Memoirs.
London: Mills & Boon, 1914. First UK edition, advance copy. London's "Alcoholic Memoirs," detailing his enjoyment of drinking and his struggles with alcoholism. (The title is taken from the British folksong "John Barleycorn.") Dark biege paperwraps printed in black on front only. OCLC locates only one other copy of the rare advance issue. Staining to fore edges extending slightly to margins, still quite good. "Advance Copy of JACK LONDON'S remarkable and personal narrative"

[Book #50628]       Price: $750.00
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THE SON OF THE WOLF: Tales of the Far North. Jack London. THE SON OF THE WOLF: Tales of the Far North.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Co. 1900. First edition of the author's first book. First issue and/or state with extra blanks at front and back; no dots flanking ampersand at base of spine; frontispiece tipped in; comma after "1900" on copyright page; and perfect "e" in "spruce" and "t" in "might" bottom two lines, page 147. Gray cloth boards stamped in silver. Touch of rubbing to silver stamping on spine, otherwise crisp, bright and near fine. With bookplate of the famous collector Clifton Waller Barrett tipped to endpaper. BAL 11869. JACK LONDON'S FIRST BOOK.

[Book #54284]       Price: $3,250.00
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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW.
Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, (1894). "Household edition," a nice reprint, bright and clean. Green cloth, beveled edges, all edges gilt, bright gilt to spine and front. Name on front blank, spine edges and corners a little rubbed, otherwise fine.

[Book #50586]       Price: $125.00
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