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201 Forster, John & B. W. Matz, (editor) The Life of Charles Dickens. Memorial Edition, in Two Volumes: With 500 Portraits, Facsimiles and Other Illustrations. Collected, Arranged, and Annotated by B. W. Matz.
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott 1911 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Facsimile covers, manuscript & photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 996 pages; 1st US issue of this extra-illustrated Memorial Edition edited by B. W. Matz. No date given at front, this edition is made up from plates printed by T. And A. Constable, Edinburgh. The title page is a cancel with the Lippincott masthead imprint added for the exported US edition. The binding design matches that of the 1911 Chapman & Hall London edition save for the change to Lippincott in lieu of Chapman at the base of the cloth spines. Dark blue cloth with double blind ruled borders to boards; elaborate decorative title design in gilt to spine with the CD monogramed letters framing the JF inner monogram, repeated to the upper board at center. This Memorial edition issued from Forster's revised edition text but with substantial additions collected by Matz including numerous facsimile wrapper designs from 1st edition Dickens, titles, portrait reproduction, photographs of locations and persons etc. Both volumes snugly bound and neat with mild shelf rub apparent to cloth at tips and light crimping and superficial stress at spine ends. Xxxiv, 481, [1]; xxvi, 515 pp. Errata sheet tipped in between xxii and xxiii in Vol I. Handsome set in the uncommon 1st US edition - printed and bound in England using a Lippincott imprint on a cancel title page. Overall VG+ ... Oversize book set will require additional charges for most methods of shipping. 
Price: 375.00 USD
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202 Fox, Renee & Greg Londe The Cracked Lookingglass Highlights from the Leonard L. Milberg Collection of Irish Prose Writers: Exhibition Catalogue
Princeton Princeton University Library 2011 0878110550 / 9780878110551 Paperback with dust jacket Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Color reproductions; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 205 pages; Oversize paperback in original glossy illustrated dust jacket. Superb copy feels and appears unread. No marks. Profusely illustrated with offset color litho reproduced examples from the exhibition. Handsome copy. F/F ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 14.50 USD
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203 Francombe, Leona The Sage of Waterloo [Advance Uncorrected Manuscript]
New York W. W. Norton & Company 2015 0393246914 / 9780393246919 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good+ 
12mo 7" - 7˝" tall; 224 pages; [Advance Uncorrected Manuscript] Smaller trade size paperback in plain white wraps with titles lettered to cover and spine in black. 224 pp. Superficial browser/reader crease to spine. Covers sharp and fresh. By appearance closer to the traditional Galley advance than the ususal Advance Reader format more commonly seen. VG++ 
Price: 17.50 USD
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204 Frank Forester appendix by Harry Worcester Smith The Hitchcock Edition Of Frank Forester [Sporting Novels, complete in 4 Volumes]: The Warwick Woodlands, My Shooting Box, The Quorndon Hounds, The Deerstalkers
New York The Derrydale Press 1930 Limited edtion Hardcovers in slipcase Very Good 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 4 volume set in original slipcase. Limited edition, #349 of 750 copies printed. Uniformly bound in ribbed, royal blue cloth; gilt and black title bands to spine rubbed and largely effaced - as is usually seen in this edition. Contents bright and fresh, printed on laid paper and embellished with several engraved illustrations in each volume. Mild bumping to the lower front corners each volume. Slipcase is worn with partial splits to lower joints and paper rubbed from the surfaces of the open end. Books are VG or better though with the usual loss of detail to spine titles; slipcase fair to Good only. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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205 Frank, Grace Rutebeuf; Le Miracle De Theophile- Miracle Du XIII Siecle
Paris Honore Champion 1967 Wraps Very Good+ 
French Edition; 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall; 44 pages; 1967 Honore Champion. In original printed wraps. Solid clean copy. Evidence only of casual perusal. Prior owner's small name stamp to the bottom edge of the front end page; VG+ 
Price: 8.00 USD
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206 Frappier, Jean Amour Courtois Et Table Ronde
Geneva, Switzerland Librairie Droz 1973 Wraps Very Good 
Publications Romanes Et Francaises; French Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 306 pages; 1973 Librairie Droz. In original printed wraps. Solid, snug and clean. A touch of mild reader creasing to the spine. University Language Dept's small ownership stamp to the front and rear end pages. Attractive and neat. VG 
Price: 50.00 USD
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207 Frappier, Jean Chrétien de Troyes et le Mythe du Graal.
Paris Sedes 1972 Second Edition Paperback Very Good- 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1972 Sedes Paperback in glossy typographic covers. Solid clean copy. Mild reader creasing to spine. Titles at spine sunfaded but legible. Small ownership ink stamp of a University Language Dept to front and rear endpages. Text clean and unmarked. VG- 
Price: 15.00 USD
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208 Freeman, Devery Father Sky
New York William Morrow & Company 1979 0688035574 / 9780688035570 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 216 pages; 1st printing. Snugly bound and very neat in original pictorial dust jacket with publisher's $9.95 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Trace shelf evidence to jacket edges and superficial toning to whits of jacket design at panel edges. Mild fading to the gray paper covered boards along the top edge. Snug copy feels unread. Uncommon in condition. VG++/VG++ or better 
Price: 65.00 USD
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209 Frisch, Max & Hans Mayer (Ed. ) Gesammelte Werke In Zeitlicher Folge. Jubilaumsausgabe In Sieben Banden
Frankfurt AM Main Suhrkamp 1986 3518379011 / 9783518379011 Paperback set with slipcase Very Good 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; Suhrkamp taschenbuch, 1401-1407. 7 volumes in publisher's plain box/slipcase. Paperback bindings. Bright clean copies, several of which have mild reader creasing to spines. Books VG or better; non-descript box ok. Includes: Bd. 1. 1931-1944 : Kleine Prosaschriften. Blatter aus dem Brotsack. Jurg Reinhart. Die Schwierigen, oder, Ja´dore ce qui me brule. Bin, oder, Die Reise nach Peking. -- Bd. 2. 1944-1949 : Santa Cruz. Nun singen sie wieder. Die Chinesische Mauer. Als der Krieg zu Ende war. Kleine Prosaschriften. Tagebuch 1946-1949 -- Bd. 3. 1949-1956 : Graf Oderland. Don Juan, oder, Die Liebe zur Geometrie. Kleine Prosaschriften. Der Laie und die Architektur. Achtung: Die Schweiz. Stiller. Rip van Winkler -- Bd. 4. 1957-1963 : Homo faber. Kleine Prosaschriften. Herr Biedermann und die Brandstifter. Herr Biedermann und die Brandstifter, mit einem Nachspiel. Die grosse Wut des Philipp Hotz. Andorra -- Bd. 5. 1964-1967 : Mein Name sei Gantenbein. Kleine Prosaschriften. Zu¨rich-Transit. Biografie: ein Spiel. -- Bd. 6. 1968-1975 : Tagebuch 1966-1971. Wilhelm Tell fur die Schule. Kleine Prosaschriften. Dienstbuchlein. Montauk. Bd. 7. 1976-1985 : Kleine Prosaschriften. Triptychor. Der Mensch erscheint in Holoz an. Blaubart. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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210 Frost, Robert and Edward C. Lathem (Ed) and Rudolph Ruzicka (Designer) The Poetry of Robert Frost; 2 Volumes
Barre, MA Imprint Society 1971 0876360134 / 9780876360132 First Edition Thus Hardcover Near Fine Illustrated by Ruzicka Signed by Illustrator
Relief paper silhouette; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 2 volumes, complete. HC in patterned paper boards and attractive heavy weave gray linen spines. Gilt title and bordered spines. Tight bright and fresh. With frontis silhouette portrait of Frost by relief pressure print. No marks other than the deigner and illustrator's signature on the limitation page at rear of Vol 2. Limited to 1950 copies; this example out of sequence and not numbered but with Ruzika signature on the limitation page. Both volumes very fresh with just a whisper of shelf evidence to tips and some trace dust spotting to page block edges. NF... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. ; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 57.95 USD
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211 Fuentes, Carlos & E Shaskan Bumas & Alejandro Branger (Trans. ) Vlad
Champaign IL Dalkey Archive Press 2012 1564787796 / 9781564787798 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 122 pages; 1st printing. Immaculate unread copy in pristine dust jacket. As new. F/F 
Price: 20.00 USD
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212 Gale, Robert L Characters and Plots in the Fiction of Graham Greene
Jefferson, NC McFarland & Company, Inc. , Publishers 2006 0786427205 / 9780786427208 Paperback Good+ 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 353 pages; Larger trade sized paperback in glossy color illustrated covers. Snugly bound with fresh neat contents. But with ex-library indications limited to light attachments to endpages. Mild shelf evidence to cover edges. Tight and fresh; graded down for institutional ownership indications but generally quite VG. G+ thus 
Price: 25.00 USD
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213 Gardner, John The Art of Fiction Notes on the Craft for Young Writers
New York Alfred A Knopf Inc 1984 0394504690 / 9780394504698 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 124 pages; Bright tight and fresh in near immaculate dust jacket. Feels and appears unread; no marks. Just a hint of toning to the spine of the unlaminated cream colored dust jacket. All else as new. F/NF 
Price: 27.50 USD
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214 Gardner, John The Life and Times of Chaucer
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1973 Fourth Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 338 pages; Soundly bound and clean in original illustrated dust jacket. Text clean and unmarked. Dust jacket lightly toned and soiled at spine panel. VG+/VG 
Price: 12.50 USD
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215 Gardner, John; Catherine Kanner, (Illus. ) Vlemk the Box-Painter
Northridge, CA Lord John Press 1979 Limited Edition Leather Very Good+ Illustrated by Catherine Kanner Signed by Author
Leatherbound Signed Edition with Drawing, #47 of 100; Drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 138 pages; Limited 1st edition, one of the first 100 signed and numbered copies with an original full-page drawing by Gardner. Bound in full leather with gilt to cover and title in blind to spine. Superb copy; bright tight and fresh. Numer 47 of 100. Fine. Letterpress printed on Curtis rag Whitewove. Plates made and printed by Grant Dahlstrom, The Castle Press. Binding designed by Grant Dahlstrom. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 200.00 USD
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216 Gardner, Martin and Lewis Carroll The Snark Puzzle Book
Buffalo, NY Prometheus Books 1990 0879755830 / 9780879755836 reprint Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket 
B&W Drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 124 pages; Square, tight and fresh in immaculate pictorial dust jacket. No marks. Illustrated with B&W drawings. F/F 
Price: 11.80 USD
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217 Garnett, David and R. A. Garnett (Illust. ) Lady Into Fox
London Chatto & Windus 1922 Second Printing Hardcover Very Good- in Fair dust jacket 
12mo 7" - 7˝" tall; 91 pages; 2nd impression of the original edition. Soundly bound in original patterned black and light red colored cloth with paper title label at spine. The original pictorial dust jacket survives in the front and rear panels and flaps but lacking the whole of the spine panel. Cloth rubbed and worn at spine ends and a little less so at corners. Paper label at spine a little soiled and toned. Prior owner's engraved bookplate mounted to front pastedown. Dust jacket rubbed at edges with a few shallow chips at edges; surface of rear panel has several archivally mended, long closed tears with only minimal loss to the printed contents of the publisher's catalog advertisement. Laid in at rear is a 2nd or replacement/binding paper title label identical to the spine label. Early - 2nd printing with dust jacket missing spine panel. Early copies in jacket are uncommon. VG-/Fair 
Price: 75.00 USD
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218 Gaskell, Elizabeth Cranford, A Tale Everyman's Library [Turnbull & Spears, 1908]
London & New York J. M. Dent & Company; E. P. Dutton 1908 Third Printing Hardcover Very Good 
12mo 7" - 7˝" tall; 255 pages; Everyman's Library. March 1908 printing, 3rd Everyman's printing following the intial 1906 Everyman imprint of this title. Printer's notice for Turnbull & Spears at front. Soundly bound in original trade binding of ribbed red cloth with decoratively gilt panelled spine. Mild crimping and light rubbing to cloth at spine ends. Cloth a little sun faded at spine but with gilt still bright. Prior owner name and 1910 purchase date penned neatly to pictorial front pastedown endpage. 3rd printing of the Everyman edition. VG 
Price: 15.00 USD
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219 Gerard, Louise The Strange Young Man
New York The Macaulay Company 1931 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 285 pages; In publisher's tan cloth with title lettering in red to cover and spine. Lush, mannered dust jacket illustration design in color. Book is sound and clean with just prior owner notation in pencil to the front endpage. Dust jacket is rubbed and lightly nicked at edges with a few short closed tears and two very small chips. A short closed snag to the jacket's spine panel with no loss of surface; front flap price clipped. One of Gerard's harder to find titles, especially so in dust jacket. VG+/VG- 
Price: 125.00 USD
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220 Gertrude, Stein Lucy Church Amiably
New York Something Else Press 1969 First Edition Thus Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 236 pages; 1st edition thus of the Something Else Press reissue. HC/DJ. Snugly bound and clean in crisp-edged illustrated dust jacket. Light toning to jacket at the spine. Small dime sized spot of soiling (coffee splatter/drip? ) to jacket front panel adjacent to spine. Publisher's 6.95 price reamains unclipped from front flap. Contents crisp and clean. Solid unmarked copy. NF/VG 
Price: 15.00 USD
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