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221 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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222 Gibbon, Charles Robin Gray
New York Harper & Brothers 1873 First American Edition 3/4 leather Very Good+ 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages; #389 in Harper's series - "Library of Select Novels". Handsomely bound in 3/4 morocco and fuscia linene cloth boards.Original wraps bound in. Harper's catalog ad for titles in the series lists 387 titles. Text printed in two columns. Mild shelf rub to leather at spine ends and corners; leather a trifle darkened at spine. A very well preserved copy in a handsome binding. Scarce in early copies. VG+ 
Price: 85.00 USD
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223 Gibbon, Perceval Salvator
Ny, NY Doubleday, Page 1909 First edition. 20 cm Hard cover Very Good 
12mo 7" - 7" tall; 324 pages; Doubleday Page HC. 1st printing. In original light green, ribbed cloth; decorative borders to cover and spine stamped in blind. Titles brightly in gilt to cover and spine. Square snug copy with just superficial handling/shelf rub at edges. Corners slightly bumped. Light foxing to front edge of page block. Solid neat copy; VG Scarce 
Price: 40.00 USD
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224 Gilchrist, Ellen In the Land of Dreamy Dreams
Boston Little Brown & Co 1985 0316313041 / 9780316313049 First Edition Thus Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 167 pages; Signed by Gilchrist on the title page. The first edition of the Little brown reissue of Gilchrist's 1st work of fiction originally published by the Univ. Of Arkansas press in 1981. Tight bright and neat in a crisp clean dust jacket. Jacket with trace shelf rub at edges; slightly misaligned over the spine when issued. From Jere Real's collection of signed and inscribed modern literature. Real was a professor of film and literature at Lynchburg College; he coordinated visits and played host to the authors who appeared at the college as part of the Thornton Writer-in-Residence and Guest Reader program. NF/NF; Signed by Author 
Price: 39.50 USD
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225 Gilchrist, Ellen The Annunciation
Boston Little, Brown 1983 0316313025 / 9780316313025 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 353 pages; Inscribed by Gilchrist on the front endpage without personalization: "All Good Wishes // Ellen // March 3, 1987". Snug bright and neat in uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket with $14.95 issue price intact on unclipped front flap. Trace shelf rub to jacket at spine ends and tips. From Jere Real's collection of signed and inscribed modern literature. Real was a professor of film and literature at Lynchburg College; he coordinated visits and played host to the authors who appeared at the college as part of the Thornton Writer-in-Residence and Guest Reader program. NF/VG++; Signed by Author 
Price: 55.00 USD
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226 Gillman, Susan & Forrest G. Robinson Mark Twain's Pudd'nhead Wilson; Race, Conflict and Culture
Durham, NC Duke University Press Books 1990 0822310465 / 9780822310464 Paperback Very Good+ 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 262 pages; Trade paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Tight bright and fresh. Prior owner name penned to front endpage. Just a whisper of shelf evidence to cover edges. Clean unmarked copy feels and appears unread and just about as new. NF 
Price: 16.50 USD
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227 Girardin, J. ( Trans. by Henry Firth) The Adventures of Johnny Ironsides: a Tale
London: New York Routledge 1876 Hard cover Very Good Illustrated by Emile Bayard 
BW Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 300 pages; Original red cloth. Pictorially decorated cover and spine. Square and sound. Christmas gift inscription (1876) front endpage. No other marks. Boards just peeking through at corners. Bit of micro fraying to cloth at spine ends. Small nick to cloth rear spine edge. Bright and attractive; well bound. VG 
Price: 30.00 USD
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228 GLENISSON, EMILE L'Amour Dans Les Romans De Francois Mauriac; ESSAI DE CRITIQUE PSYCHOLOGIQUE
Paris EDITIONS UNIVERSITAIRES 1970 Wraps Very Good+ Signed by Author
French Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 110 pages; SIGNED 1970 Editions Universitaires. In original glossy, printed wraps. Solid clean copy. Inscribed by author on the front half-title page. Only mild evidence of prior reading. Signed by author. VG+ ... Scarce; Signed by Author 
Price: 49.50 USD
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229 Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von and Carl Rabus Die Novelle. Mit 10 Steinzeichnungen Von Carl Rabus.
Munchen Hesperos-Verlag 1920 First Edition; Limited edtion Hardcover Very Good Illustrated by Carl Rabus Signed by Author
Stone lithographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 39 pages; Circa 1920. Hesperos-Verlag, Munchen. Limited edition; #32 of 500 copies produced. Manuscript signature in pencil by the illustrator Rabus to 9 of the 10 tissue guarded lithographs. He has also signed the limitation colophon on the terminal leaf of the book. Bound in cream parchment over boards with pictorial emblem in gilt to cover and double fillet borders in gilt. Black morocco leather title label lettered in gilt has a tiny chip at the edge. A single tissue guard to the 7th plate is missing; all others present. 9 of 10 plates are hand signed. Boards yawn just a trifle at the front edge. Superficial bumping at front corners. Prior owner name and address stamp to the verso of the front endpage. VG to VG+; Signed by Author 
Price: 500.00 USD
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230 Goldman, Francisco Say Her Name [Uncorrected Proof]
New York Grove Press 2011 0802119816 / 9780802119810 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Near Fine 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 288 pages; [Uncorrected Proof]. Trade sized paperback in slick pictorial wraps. Unread copy with crisp cover edges and flat uncreased spine. Just a whisper of shelf evidence to covers at tips. About as new. NF 
Price: 12.50 USD
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231 Goldsmith, Kenneth No. 111 2.7.93-10.20.96
Great Barrington, MA The Figures 1997 0935724877 / 9780935724875 First Edition; Limited edtion Paperback Very Good 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 606 pages; 1st edition; 1 of a 1000 copies printed, not numbered. Stout, trade sized paperback in glossy, title lettered covers. Snugly bound and generally neat with some mild shelf evidence and trace soiling to covers, with mild toning to page block edges. No marks. VG or better 
Price: 85.00 USD
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232 Goldsmith, Oliver & Edwin A. Abbey (Illust. ) The Deserted Village
New York Harper & Brothers 1902 First Edition Thus Hardcover Very Good Illustrated by Abbey 
Reproductions of etchings and engravings; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 120 pages; HC in large 8vo bound in original red cloth with decorative borders and titles in gilt to cover and spine. All edges gilt. Handsomely illustrated from reproductions of Abbey engravings and drawings; a nice gravure printed frontis of the illustrator. Cloth at spine a whisper darkened with trace rub to cloth at spine ends. Handsome clean copy. VG 
Price: 17.50 USD
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233 Goodman, Matthew Aaron Hold Love Strong; [Advance Reader's Edition]
New York Touchstone Publishers 2009 1416562036 / 9781416562030 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 358 pages; Tight bright and fresh in clean crisp edged dust jacket. Special Advance edition, so indicated on the front panel of the dust jacket, with publisher's promotional materials laid in at front. Superficial shelf bump to the tail of the spine. Clean unmarked copy feels and appears unread and almost as new. NF/NF 
Price: 15.00 USD
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234 Goodman, Michael B William S Burroughs, A Reference Guide
New York Garland Publishing 1990 0824086422 / 9780824086428 First Edition Hardcover Good+ 
Garland Reference Library of the Humanities; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 270 pages; HC in original light green cloth with title lettering in dark green. Soundly bound copy with ex-library indications: call label to base of spine and minimal library attachments to endpages. Cloth lightly crimped at spine ends; corners lightly bumped and binding a little shaken in the spine. Sound and decent copy of a hard to find and important reference on Burroughs. G+ 
Price: 110.00 USD
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235 Gordon, Jan & Cora Gordon A Donkey Trip Through Spain
New York R. M. McBride & Co 1924 First Edition Hardcover Good+ Illustrated by Authors 
Photographs and drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 273 pages; In publisher's original mustard yellow cloth with pictorial title design stamped in blue to cover and spine. Moderate silverfishing to edges of covers and foxing to edges of page block. Contents clean and neat; binding sound. Illustrated with photographs and reproductions of the author's drawings. Mounted to front pastedown is the attractive bookplate of Redmond Conyngham, designed and engraved by noted historian of American printmaking, David McNeely Stauffer. G+ Uncommon 
Price: 40.00 USD
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236 Gordon, Jill Turning Toward Philosophy; Literary Device and Dramatic Structure in Plato's Dialogues
University Park, PA Penn State University Press 1999 0271019263 / 9780271019260 Paperback Very Good+ 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 182 pages; Tight bright and neat. Mild shelf/handling wear to coveredges and corners. Just a small soil spot to title page. Solid unmarked copy. VG++ 
Price: 49.00 USD
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237 Goudge, Elizabeth Towers in the Mist
New York Coward-McCann, Inc. 1938 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 386 pages; A square, sound and neat copy in publisher's cream cloth with title lettering in blue to spine. Rear jacket panel, flap and half of the spine panel (in one piece) are folded and laid in at front. Prior owner's name penned to front endpage. A "book club" sharing sheet with club names is mounted to rear endpage. Spine just slightly cocked. Solid clean copy of the uncommon 1st edition. VG with partial dust jacket laid in. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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238 Green, Roger Lancelyn Andrew Lang; A Critical Biography with a Short-Title Bibliography of the Works of Andrew Lang
Leicester, England Edmund Ward 1946 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Color frontispiece; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 265 pages; Bright, snug and neat in original pictorial dust jacket with 15-/ price on unclipped front flap. Just trace shelf rub to corners and edges of dust jacket. Superficial shelf soiling to white rear panel. Color frontispiece. Prior owner's small bookplate mounted to front pastedown. Handsome copy. NF/VG++ 
Price: 20.00 USD
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239 Greenblatt, Stephen Romance and Poems
NY W W Norton & Co 1997 0393976734 / 9780393976731 Paperback Fine 
Norton Shakespeare Series; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 797 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Bright tight and fresh. Feels and appears unread and as new. Fine 
Price: 15.00 USD
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240 Greenblatt, Stephen & Walter Cohen & Jean E. Howard & Katharine Eisaman Maus The Norton Shakespeare Comedies
NY W W Norton & Co 1997 039397670x / 9780393976700 Paperback Fine 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1066 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Bright tight and fresh. Feels and appears unread and as new. Fine 
Price: 10.49 USD
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