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FULL DISCLOSURE. William Safire. FULL DISCLOSURE.
Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1977. First edition, unspecified number published. Precedes Doubleday trade edition published the same year. Illustrated by George Jones. Part of the First Edition Society series. Full leather, moire endpapers, ribbon marker. Special 1-page message from the author not found in other editions. Laid in is the "Notes from the Editors" with a portrait by Stan Hunter. Fine condition.

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APG 063.4 (2011). J. D. Salinger. APG 063.4 (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 #22881]       Price: $3.00
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RAISE HIGH THE ROOF BEAM, CARPENTERS AND SEYMOUR AN INTRODUCTION. J. D. Salinger. RAISE HIGH THE ROOF BEAM, CARPENTERS AND SEYMOUR AN INTRODUCTION.
Boston: Little, Brown, [1963]. First edition. Actually published in 1963, although copyright page states 1959. Third issue with dedication page tipped in following the title page. Very good to fine in dust jacket very lightly faded at spine, with minor soiling on white portions and a few small chips.

[Book #36664]       Price: $60.00
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BLACK NIGHT, WHITE SNOW. Russia's Revolutions 1905-1917. Harrison E. Salisbury. BLACK NIGHT, WHITE SNOW. Russia's Revolutions 1905-1917.
Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1977. First edition, unspecified number published. Precedes Doubleday trade edition published the same year. Illustrated by Mitchell Hooks. Part of the First Edition Society series. Laid in is the "Notes from the Editors" (portrait by Jeffrey W. Cornell). Full leather, moire endpapers, ribbon marker. Special 2-page message from the author not found in other editions.

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A FEW LAST WORDS. James Sallis. A FEW LAST WORDS.
(New York): The MacMillan Company, (1970). First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Gilt spine lettering a little rubbed and rear cover somewhat soiled, otherwise very good or better in dust jacket with light soiling, slight wear to head of spine, a light crease in front flap and a closed tear in top rear flap fold.

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CORNHUSKERS. Carl Sandburg. CORNHUSKERS.
New York: Henry Holt and Co. 1918. First edition, second state (with page 3 unnumbered). A good or better copy that looks better than it sounds--old damp stains to paper boards, shallow chip in paper at head of spine; in price-clipped, water-stained dust jacket with only minimal edge wear.

[Book #52959]       Price: $100.00
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EARLY MOON. Carl Sandburg. EARLY MOON.
James Daugherty. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co. (1930). First edition. Illustrated by James Daugherty. Everyday poems for children and grown-ups. Purple cloth spine and purple page top page edges sunned, pages lightly tanned (acidic paper?), extremities showing some shelf wear, silver spine lettering a little rubbed, still very good in darkened but still bright pictorial dust jacket with all four flap corners clipped and shallow chipping to spine ends.

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THE GENTEEL TRADITION. George Santayana. THE GENTEEL TRADITION.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1931. First edition. Very good or better with some rubbing to the cover and a contemporaneous price sticker on the back pastedown. In a very good or better dust jacket with a tanned spine and a few closed tears along the edges that are repaired with tape on the verso.

[Book #50671]       Price: $60.00
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ALL THE NAMES. Jose Saramago. ALL THE NAMES.
New York: Harcourt, Inc. (1999). First U.S. edition. Near fine uncorrected proof in paperwraps with a touch of soiling on page edges.

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ASPECTS OF A SOUTHERN STORY. Robert Sargent. ASPECTS OF A SOUTHERN STORY.
(Washington, D.C. The Word Works, 1983). First edition. INSCRIBED by the author on the title page, "Ernie: I can't tell you how much I appreciate your words on the cover. Looking forward to seeing you. Bob." Inscription is to poet Ernest Kroll, who provided the following blurb that appears on the back cover: "Genuine in an age of phonies. Comes through as Sargent pure, a sure voice. -- Ernest Kroll." Also INCLUDES AN AUTOGRAPH POSTCARD AND PROMOTIONAL CARD, both to Kroll. The postcard speaks of getting Kroll's book TATTOO PARLOR AND OTHER FRAXIOMS, "-- a beautiful book and poems are fresh, original" and about visiting after his return from a trip to Europe. The card advertises a Sargent reading and has a note on back personally asking Kroll to come. Near fine in paperwraps. INSCRIBED TO POET PROVIDING A BACK-COVER BLURB.

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THE JEWS OF GALLIPOLI. Harvey Sarner. THE JEWS OF GALLIPOLI.
Cathedral City: Brunswick Press, (2000). First edition. The Zion Mule Corps, a Jewish military group, was formed for the liberation of Palestine from the Turkish Ottoman Empire but instead were diverted to the World War One battlefield of Gallipoli, where they earned respect as soldiers. Fine in glossy pictorial wraps. There was no hardback edition.

[Book #52197]       Price: $60.00
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APG 161.1 (2004). William Saroyan. APG 161.1 (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 #22882]       Price: $14.25
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RAZZLE DAZZLE. William Saroyan. RAZZLE DAZZLE.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Co. (1942). First edition. Colored frontispiece by Arthur Szyk. Very good with previous owner's name on front pastedown and some soiling on page edges; in dust jacket with edges and spine age darkened, light rubbing, soiling and shallow chipping.

[Book #25272]       Price: $100.00
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A SHOWER OF SUMMER DAYS. May Sarton. A SHOWER OF SUMMER DAYS.
New York: Rinehart & Co. Inc. (1952). Later printing. INSCRIBED to Doris Grumbach on the half title."For Doris, to commemorate a summer day of great joy -- May Sarton Aug. 25, 1976." Very good with three handwritten lines on front endpaper neatly crossed out and cover edges slightly rubbed in an almost very good dust jacket with rubbing, light soiling and chipping on spine ends and tips.

[Book #30746]       Price: $60.00
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THE SINGLE HOUND. May Sarton. THE SINGLE HOUND.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1938. First edition of her first novel, SIGNED on dedication page in 1981. Cloth a little darkened on spine, otherwise very good to fine in dust jacket worn on edges, with small chips on corners and spine ends (affecting the top of the "S" and "T" at top of spine), and a few faint stains on spine. In spite of these faults not a bad looking copy of a scarce book, particularly signed.

[Book #30818]       Price: $500.00
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LUCIFER AND THE LORD: A Play in Eleven Scenes. Jean-Paul Sartre. LUCIFER AND THE LORD: A Play in Eleven Scenes.
London: Hamish Hamilton, (1952). First edition. Translated from the French by Kitty Black. Light foxing to page top edges, otherwise fine in dark blue cloth; in good or better dust jacket with split to spine fold internally mended with archival tape, spine and folds tanned, narrow damp stain to spine (affecting bottom tips of first title word), touch of soiling and shallow chipping to spine ends and tips.

[Book #54247]       Price: $50.00
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GAUDY NIGHT: A Lord Peter Mystery. Dorothy L. Sayers. GAUDY NIGHT: A Lord Peter Mystery.
New York: Harcourt, Brace, (1936). First edition in later, assume remainder jacket. Lord Wimsey finally wins the hand of Harriet Vane. Very good or better in good to very good dust jacket with light, general wear and a few rubbed nicks and tears. Assume a remainder jacket as it shows Busman's Honeymoon (1937) as last book on rear of jacket and two reviews of this book on front flap and four of Busman's on back flap, and price of $1.69 vs $2.50 which was price on first jacket.

[Book #54691]       Price: $350.00
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SUCH A STRANGE LADY A Biography of Dorothy L. Sayers. Dorothy L. Sayers, By Janet Hitchman. SUCH A STRANGE LADY A Biography of Dorothy L. Sayers.
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1975). First U.S. edition. Near fine in a price-clipped dust jacket with spine lightly faded and light soiling. Scarce.

[Book #28667]       Price: $60.00
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APG 207.0 (2007). Dorothy Sayers. APG 207.0 (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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THE PRIDE OF THE BIMBOS. John Sayles. THE PRIDE OF THE BIMBOS.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1975). First edition of the filmmaker's first book. The story of a five-man traveling softball team that plays in drag. Fine in dust jacket with the author's name in red on spine faded but still readable.

[Book #36052]       Price: $150.00
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A SUMMER AGO. George Scarborough. A SUMMER AGO.
Memphis, Tennessee: St. Luke's Press, (1986). First edition. Uncorrected page proofs, in red paperwraps. Contains exerpts from "North" from POEMS 1965-1975, by Seamus Heaney. In near fine condition with marker circlling of price,isbn etc.on back cover.

[Book #46592]       Price: $50.00
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THREE MEN IN A MOTOR CAR: Or a Summer Tour in France and Switzerland. Winthrop E. Scarritt. THREE MEN IN A MOTOR CAR: Or a Summer Tour in France and Switzerland.
New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, (1906). First edition. INSCRIBED by author on first free endpaper, "P. H. Mayo, Esq./ Best wishes of The Author: Winthrop E. Scarritt, Hot Springs. Va. Aug. 1906." Recipient's bookplate on front pastedown. Illustrated with 16 black-and-white photographs. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on front and spine and colored drawing of a motor car on a tree-lined road pasted to front cover (presumably picturing a road near Veudreuve, as it appears to resemble the frontis photo). Spine sunned but readable, a few ink marks to spine and white call letters (though no other evidence of library markings), otherwise would be near fine.

[Book #52633]       Price: $200.00
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APG 201.0 (2007). Jack Schaefer. APG 201.0 (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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SCUM O' THE EARTH AND OTHER POEMS. Robert Haven Schauffler. SCUM O' THE EARTH AND OTHER POEMS.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1912. First edition. INSCRIBED, "For Mrs. Samuel Prentiss who suggested the book---." Also a gift inscription below Schauffler's. Very good with a cover that is rubbed on corners and spine ends and lightly soiled. Lacking dust jacket.

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THE LIFE OF REV. MICHAEL SCHLATTER: With a Full Account of his Travels and Labors among The Germans in Pennslvania, New Jersey, Maryland and Virginia. Rev. Michael Schlatter, Rev. H. Harbaugh. THE LIFE OF REV. MICHAEL SCHLATTER: With a Full Account of his Travels and Labors among The Germans in Pennslvania, New Jersey, Maryland and Virginia.
Philadelphia: Lindsay & Blakiston, 1857. First edition. Howes H-178. Including his services as Chaplain in the French and Indian War, and in the War of the Revolution. 1716 to 1790. Frontispiece of author's home with tissue. About very good in decorative dark brown boards with gilt lettering on spine, rear cover has small soiled marks, beginnings of fraying on lower spine end, previous owner's name twice, on free endpaper (top corner chipped), and again on front free page, light shallow damp stain along bottom edge of first 30 pages, and two Christmas stamps dated 1908 on Contents page.

[Book #52586]       Price: $125.00
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