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The Harmony of True Liberalism: Henry Adams' MONT-SAINT-MICHEL AND CHARTRES" in "The Sewanee Review"

By: American Periodical Henry Adams

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: americanperiodicalhenryadams15forwinter,1952.byr


for Winter, 1952. By R.P. Blackmur, this is an excerpt from his "upcoming book on Henry Adams" which was unfinished 12 years later when Blackmur died and did not come out until 1980. Also, Irving Howe has written to the editor complaining about a bad review of his SHERWOOD ANDERSON. A Very Good copy. View more info

Conspiracy of the Cocked Hats" and "Guests from Gibbet Island" in "The Knickerbocker".

By: American Periodical Irving, Washington.

Price: $75.00

Seller ID: americanperiodicalirving,washington.75newyork:v.


New York: V.XIV, No.4, October, 1839. Original wrappers, soiled and chipped but complete. Irving, writing as Geoffrey Crayon, contributed often to "The Knickerbocker" in 1839 and 1840 (Allibone). Also here is a poem by Longfellow, "Fifth Psalm". His first volume of poetry would not appear for a couple of months (Dec. 8, 1839, Parkman Dexter Howe Library, Part III, 1986). And, a review of Andrews Norton's "A Discourse on the Latest Form of Infidelity&#... View more info

Old Spanish Missions of the Southwest" in "The Mentor" Magazine

By: American Periodical.

Price: $17.00

Seller ID: americanperiodical.17foraugust,1925.originalwrap


for August, 1925. Original wrappers, heavily illustrated. Also "Carlsbad Caverns" and "Devil's Postpile". A Fine copy. View more info

The Road of Fame" in "The Mentor" Magazine

By: American Periodical.

Price: $17.00

Seller ID: americanperiodical.17foraugust,1926.originalwrap


for August, 1926. Original wrappers. Most of this issue devoted to famous New England homes, especially in Concord, and including "Thoreau - Bachelor of Nature" by Charles Phelps Cushing, 3 pp., 4 illustrations of Walden. Spine a little chipped, Very Good. View more info

The Iowa Journal of History and Politics.

By: American Periodical.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: americanperiodical.20vol.xxiv,no.4,october,1926.


Vol. XXIV, No. 4, October, 1926. Iowa City: State Historical Society. Original wrappers. Featuring "Managing a Campaign: An Account of the Good Roads Campaign in Johnson County, Iowa", by Kirk H. Porter. A little edge chipping, "withdrawn" stamp but no other library markings, a Very Good copy. View more info

The Iowa Journal of History and Politics.

By: American Periodical.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: americanperiodical.20vol.xxiv,no.3.iowacity:stat


Vol. XXIV, No. 3. Iowa City: State Historical Society, July, 1926. Original wrappers. Featuring "Fish and Game Legislation in Iowa" by Henry Arnold Bennett and "The Agricultural Fair in the Northwest" by Earle D. Ross. A little chipping, "withdrawn" stamp but no other library markings. A Very Good copy. View more info

The Atlantic Monthly.

By: American Periodical.

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: americanperiodical.35formay,1881.originalprinted


for May, 1881. Original printed wrappers. Featuring "Some Personal Recollections of (Thomas) Carlyle" by Henry James, Sr., father of the novelist. "Thomas Carlyle is incontestably dead at last, by the acknowledgement of all the newspapers. I had, however, the pleasure of an intimate intercourse with him when he was an infinitely deader man than he is now.....". A little chipped but a Fine copy. View more info

Turn of the Century Scrapbook with a Literary Theme.

By: American Scrapbook.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: americanscrapbook.20ribbonandcardboardbound,deco


Ribbon and cardboard bound, decorated in pen and ink. Thirty leaves, clippings (portraits and text) pasted to the rectos. Subjects include Chaucer, Milton, Ruskin, George Eliot, Emerson, Tennyson, Hawthorne, Shelley, Keats, and many more. A little staining to covers, edge wear. A very good scrapbook. View more info

A Bibliography on Grapes, Wines, Other Alcoholic Beverages, and Temperance. Works Published in the United States Before 1901.

By: Amerine, Maynard A. and Axel E. Borg.

Price: $12.50

Seller ID: amerine,maynarda.andaxele.borg.12.50berkeley,los


Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, (1996). First edition. Original blue cloth, silver lettering, issued without a dust jacket, 295 pp., 3,373 entries. A Fine copy. View more info

Jean Jacques Rousseau.

By: Amiel, Henri-Frederic.

Price: $125.00

Seller ID: amiel,henri-frederic.125newyork:b.w.huebsch,1922


New York: B.W. Huebsch, 1922. First edition. Original green paper boards, printed paper label on the front, manuscript title on the spine. Translated by Van Wyck Brooks, who inscribes and signs: "For C.V. with Christmas greetings and much love....", dated 1922. Spine darkened, some wear and stray marks. A Very Good copy. View more info

Provo: Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Brigham Young University, 1973.

By: An Archaeological Survey in the Castle Valley Area, Central Utah.

Price: $70.00

Seller ID: anarchaeologicalsurveyinthecastlevalleyarea,centra


Ten cent folder style binding, photocopy, illustrated, 87 leaves of text, about 110 leaves of appendices, printed on the recto only. "Submitted to the Utah Power and Light Company". No ownership markings but this came with a lot of books from the library of Jesse D. Jennings. Appendix A, about 70 leaves, has his holograph notes, checkmarks, and underlining on nearly every leaf. A Very Good copy. View more info

Cabinet Card photograph of Mary Anderson.

By: Anderson, Mary.

Price: $60.00

Seller ID: anderson,mary.60fromthewaistup,inafeatheryoutfit


From the waist up, in a feathery outfit. Image is 3 3/4 x 5 5/8 inches, imprint of "Newsboy", New York. A Very Good photograph. View more info

Cabinet Card photograph of Mary Anderson.

By: Anderson, Mary.

Price: $60.00

Seller ID: anderson,mary.60seated,fromthekneesup,inalacysha


Seated, from the knees up, in a lacy shawl. Image is 3 3/4 x 5 5/8 inches, imprint of Mora, New York. Three thumb-tack holes near the top, else Fine. View more info

Cabinet Card photograph of Mary Anderson.

By: Anderson, Mary.

Price: $75.00

Seller ID: anderson,mary.75fromthewaistup,insimpleclothing,


From the waist up, in simple clothing, hatless, hair down. Image is 4 1/8 x 5 3/4 inches, imprint of Mora, New York. A fine picture. View more info

The Newberry Library Bulletin" for

By: Anderson, Sherwood

Price: $17.50

Seller ID: anderson,sherwood17.50july,1971.originalwrappers


July, 1971. Original wrappers. A "Special Sherwood Anderson Number", several articles including a checklist of Anderson studies, 1959-1969. A Fine copy. View more info

The Paleopathology of the Eastern Great Basin Fremont Population.

By: Andrews, Janet.

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: andrews,janet.35noplace:universityofutah,1972.te


No place: University of Utah, 1972. Ten cent-style folder binding, typed paper label. 59 leaves photo-copied on the recto only. Master's thesis, Jesse D. Jennings' copy, he signs on the front. A Very Good copy, perhaps unique in this format. View more info

Studio Photograph, inscribed, signed, dated Sept, 1925.

By: Anglin, Winifred.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: anglin,winifred.20inapeasantcostume,missanglinwa


In a peasant costume, Miss Anglin was a vaudeville and a stage actress ("The Alarm Clock", by Avery Hopwood). A little bowed, 7 x 9 inches, a Fine copy. View more info

Review of Norton’s On the Latest Form of Infidelity….

By: Anonymous

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: anonymous35intheknickerbockerforoctober,1839.ori


in The Knickerbocker for October, 1839. Original wrappers, soiled and chipped but complete. A review of Norton’s polemic against Emerson's Divinity School Address, the incipient transcendental movement, and the new German theology. The reviewer: “…an excellent Discourse. Its main object is to expose…increasing error” (pp. 372-3). Also, Washington Irving’s “Conspiracy of the Cocked Hats" and "Guests from Gibbet Island", a poem by Longfellow -... View more info

The Fifteenth Annual Report of the Committee of the Benevolent Fraternity of Churches.

By: Anonymous.

Price: $75.00

Seller ID: anonymous.75boston:(notpublished),printedbyjohnw


Boston: (Not Published), printed by John Wilson, 1849. First edition. Original pale green printed wrappers, 66 pp. A presentation inscription on the front wrapper, to "Rev. Andrews Norton with best respects of the Minister at Large to Bowdoin College". This is all about the Minister at Large program founded in the mid 1820's by Joseph Tuckerman to minister to the poor. Wrappers with toning and a few stains. Rear wrapper detached and chipped with some loss, else V... View more info

The Indianapolis Archaeological Conference.

By: Archaeological monographs

Price: $40.00

Seller ID: archaeologicalmonographs40washington:nationalres


Washington: National Research Council, no date but probably 1937. Quarter cloth and paper, 82 pp. A symposium upon the archaeological problems of the north central United States. Held in December, 1935. Jesse D. Jennings' copy, he signs on front cover. Spine a bit worn, sunning to edges of wrappers. A Very Good copy. View more info