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241 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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242 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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243 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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244 GREENE, Ward Route 28
New York Doubleday, Doran and Co. 1940 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 265 pages; 1940 Doubleday Doran. HC/DJ 1st edition. Uncommon war era novel of life on the outer, rural rim of New York City. Original green cloth with lettering and design to spine in darker green. Wraparound illustrated dust jacket has some closed ege tears, chipping at spine ends and a few tiny snags to the front panel. Spine slightly cocked. Front flap of jacket partially clipped but with $2.00 issue price remaining. VG-/G++ 
Price: 49.50 USD
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245 Grevin, Jacques; Lucien Pinvert Théâtre Complet Et Poésies Choisies
Paris Garnier 1922 Wraps Very Good 
French Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 363 pages; 1922 Garnier. Paperback in original printed wraps. Solid copy; no marks. Closed tear on page 357. Mild toning to cover stock. VG 
Price: 25.00 USD
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246 Grey, Zane Desert Gold, A Romance Of The Border: [Romer Grey's copy; Signed by Zane Grey and Romer Grey]
London Thomas Nelson & Sons 1925 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 384 pages; [SIGNED] Circa 1925. Thomas Nelson & Sons, London. 12mo. 384 pp. Isued in Nelson's 2/0- series. This copy prior ownership of Zane's eldest son, Romer Grey, with his vintage signature to the top edge of the front pastedown. Signed boldly in purple ink on the front flyleaf by his father, Zane Grey. Original red cloth stamped with titles in black. Color pictorial dust jacket with light chipping at spine ends and some rubbing to flap folds and edges. Binding slightly shaken in the spine. Jacket lightly toned to surface of spine panel. Some light soiling to rear flap at fold and to front and top edge of page block. A pleasing association copy belonging to Zane Grey's eldest son, and signed by both. VG/VG-; Signed by Notable Personage, Related 
Price: 600.00 USD
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247 Grey, Zane Riders of the Purple Sage
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1935 Hardcover Very Good- Illustrated by Douglas Duer Signed by Author
B&W Plates; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 335 pages; [SIGNED] Grosset & Dunlap, [circa 1935]. Hardcover reprint in thatched gray cloth with title letters and rules stamped in purple tp cover with inset color pictorial vignette on paper mounted to the cover board. Purple title lettering faded but legible at spine. Inscribed and signed by Grey on the front flyleaf: "To J. R. Bauman // Zane Grey". Cloth lightly rubbed at corner tips and spine ends. Rear endpage has the top front corner (2 inches) torn away. Grey's most well known and popular novel, signed. VG-; Signed by Author 
Price: 450.00 USD
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248 Grey, Zane The Rainbow Trail [Author's Copy; Signed]
London Thomas Nelson & Sons 1925 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 381 pages; [SIGNED] Circa 1925. Thomas Nelson & Sons. HC/DJ. Zane Grey's copy, signed by him boldly in purple ink to the front flyleaf and with his personal blind stamp ownership to the top edge of the half-title page. 12mo HC in original black stamped red cloth. Color pictorial dust jacket is bright and clean with light shelf evidence to edges, several tiny nicks and micro length closed tears. Trace foxing to rear endpage. Issued as one of Nelson's 2/- series. Ads on front flap list upcoming titles for the 1926 year. Handsome copy, from Zane Grey's library. NF/VG+; Signed by Author 
Price: 365.00 USD
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249 Gurganus, Allan Local Souls
New York Liveright 2013 087140379X / 9780871403797 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 344 pages; Unread copy in immaculate dust jacket. Inscribed and signed by Gurganus on the title page to Kristin Keith, "my rep of the year" ... Signed 1st in immaculate condition. F/F 
Price: 20.00 USD
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250 GUTWIRTH, MARCEL Moliere Ou L'Invention Comique; La Metamorphose Des Themes Et La Creation Des Types
Paris Lettres Modernes, Minard 1966 Wraps Very Good+ 
Situation No. 9; French Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages; 1966 Lettres Modernes, Minard. In original printed wraps. Solid clean copy; no marks. Evidence only of casual perusal. VG+ 
Price: 13.89 USD
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251 Haggard, H. Rider and Kerr, Charles The Wizard
New York Longmans, Green & Co. 1896 First American Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good+ Illustrated by Charles Kerr 
19 plates; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 293 pages; 1st American edition, 293 pp. , with [16] page catalog of Longmans and Haggard titles at rear. Decorative red cloth with a striking spears and shield design for the cover done in green, black, gilt and blind. Spine motif in gilt, green and blind with Longmans in black at base of spine. Soundly bound and clean. Illustrated with a tissue guarded frontis and 18 plates by Charles Kerr. Spine slightly cocked; cloth slightly nicked at front corners and a little rubbed at sine ends. Spine lightly toned and a little dulled. Prior owner's rather large pictorial bookplate mounted to the front pastedown, a successive owner's surname appears as a very small inkstamp in the gutter of the dedication page. Solid and clean. G++ to VG- 
Price: 40.00 USD
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252 Hall, N. John Max Beerbohm Caricatures
New Haven Yale University Press 1997 0300072171 / 9780300072174 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 240 pages; Oversize HC/DJ 1st edition. Snugly bound and very neat in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket. Just a touch of superficial shelf stress to jacket spine surfaces. Handsome copy. NF/NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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253 Halvorson, Marilyn Hold On, Geronimo
New York Delacorte Press 1988 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
1988 Delacorte press HC/DJ 1st printing with complete 1-10 number line. Square sound copy; no marks. Light handling wear to dj edges. VG+/VG; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 185 pages; 1988 Delacorte press HC/DJ 1st printing with complete 1-10 number line. Square sound copy; no marks. Light handling wear to DJ edges. VG+/VG 
Price: 9.00 USD
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254 Hamill, Katherine B. A Flower of Monterey; A Romance of the Californias
Boston The Page Company 1921 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- 
341 pages; 1921 Page & Co HC 1st edition. Original blue cloth; titles and decorative vignetting in gilt to cover and spine. Color frontis and ilustrated endpages. Sound and neat. Mild shelf rub at spine end corners; spine slightly cocked. Gift inscription neatly penned front endpage. VG- 
Price: 7.00 USD
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255 Hamsun, Knut Growth of the Soil [In Two Volumes]
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1921 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 580 pages; HC 2 volumes, complete. 1st US edition. Snugly bound in matched original blue cloth with decorative title designs in red and green to cover and spine. With Knopf's 1921 imprint dates to title pages and ads to front matter heralding the upcoming 1921 publication of "Pan". Light crimping and just mild shelf rubbing to cloth at spine ends. Title designs just a little dulled at spines. Publisher's orange color top stain lightly faded; front and bottom edges deckled and untrimmed. Solid and attractive 1st US edition of the novel which is credited for Hamsun's 1920 Nobel Prize for Literature. VG copy. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 225.00 USD
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256 Hardwick, Michael & Mollie Hardwick & Sidney Paget (Illust. ) The Sherlock Holmes Companion
New York Bramhall House 1978 0517219166 / 9780517219164 reprint Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 232 pages; Snugly bound and clean in original pictorial dust jacket. Signed to the title page by Michael Hardwick who has signed also for Mollie. Dust jacket mildly sunned at spine and just lightly shelf rubbed at edges. Usual and expected light general toning to page stock. Illustrated. VG+/VG-; Signed by Author 
Price: 23.50 USD
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257 Hardy, Thomas The Mayor of Casterbridge (Modern Library)
New York Boni & Liveright 1917 First Edition Flexible cloth Very Good 
16mo 6" - 7" tall; 318 pages; 1st Modern Library edition. Snugly bound in original flexible pebbled green cloth. Toledano binding type 1, with Catalog 2 of only 18 titles on the verso of the half-title page. Marbled endpages. Mild stress rubbing to cloth at spine ends and trivial bumping to corners. Expected mild toning to page stock. Light storage tap top edge of the page block has imparted a superficial, tiny corner crease to about 15 pages mid-book. A solid and neat example of the 1st ML edition; uncommon thus. VG 
Price: 45.00 USD
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258 Hare, Tom The Author's Portrait -- O, could he but have drawn his Wit: Exhibition Catalog
Princeton Princeton University Library 2010 First Edition Paperback Fine 
Color reproductions; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 109 pages; Oversize paperback in stiff, color illuistrated covers. Bright, tight and fresh. Unread copy feels and appears as new. Illustrated with offset lithograph reproductions of portraits from the Princeton hosted exhibition. Event invitation card laid in. Fine copy 
Price: 17.50 USD
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259 Harrington, Evans The Prisoners
New York Harper & Brothers 1956 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 248 pages; Signed by Harrington on the half-title page. Bright, snug and very neat in a sharp edged dust with $3.00 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Mild toning to the whites of the jacket's graphics and a tiny edge nick top rear panel. Just trace shelf rubbing to jacket edges. An uncommon title, especially so in condition and signed by author. NF/NF; Signed by Author 
Price: 90.00 USD
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260 Harrison, Jim Republican Wives, a Novella
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 2005 First Edition; Limited edtion Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 79 pages; [SIGNED] 2005 Atlantic Monthly Press. Special limited edition for distribution to the trade, issued in celebration of the then forthcoming Harrison collection - "The Summer He Didn't Die" in which this novella is collected. Issued in an edition of 1000 with a much smaller, unspecified number issued in signed examples. Signed by Harrison on a leaf tipped in at front by the publisher. Issued sans DJ in brick red cloth with titles in gitl to upper board and spine untitled as issued. Tightly bound and fresh with just a whisper of shelf evidence to board surfaces. NF; Signed by Author 
Price: 75.00 USD
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