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61 Brady, Cyrus Townsend When Blades Are out and Love's Afield; A Comedy of Cross-Purposes In the Carolinas
Philadelphia, PA J. B. Lippincott 1901 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good Illustrated by E. Plaisted Abbott and Edward Stratton Holloway Signed by Author
B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 305 pages; HC in yellow cloth with title lettering and pictorial design in brown to front cover and spine. Square, sound and neat. Gilt top edge. Spine lightly toned. B&W illustrations by Abbott. Warm; y and humorously inscribed by the author, dated 1901. VG to VG+; Signed by Author 
Price: 35.00 USD
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62 Brand, Millen Some Love, Some Hunger
Berlin Seven Seas Books 1959 First Paperback Edition Paperback Very Good Signed by Author
12mo 7" - 7" tall; 179 pages; Paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Externally bright and neat. Inscribed and signed by Brand to the title page. Expected light toning to page stock. A very small prior owner ink name stamp in the gutter of the dedication page. Solid clean signed copy of the 1st paperback edition. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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63 Brandenberg, Franz and Aliki A Robber! a Robber!
London Hamish Hamilton 1976 First English Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Aliki 
Color Illustrations; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 36 pages; [SIGNED] 1976 Hamish Hamilton. Square format HC/DJ. 1st UK edition. Inscribed quite warmly on the front flyleaf to a personal friend of the authors, Aliki and Franz Brandenberg. Aliki's inscription adorned with anh attractive drawing topical for this title; her husband's inscription on the same page. Bright snug and neat. Touch of handling to the signature page. Dust jacket crisp edged and neat, though price clipped lower corner of front flap. NF/NF; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 45.00 USD
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64 Brecht, Harold Downfall
New York Harper & Brothers 1921 First Edition Hardcover Good+ Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1st edition. Inscribed to the half-title page by the author: "To my dear Betty/ for another downfall/ Harold." Laid in at front with a pictorial "House of Harper" front panel is the publisher's "card-style" folded sheet announcing publication of the novel. Bound in "weave pattern" blue cloth with titles in gilt. Titling at spine dulled and faded. Binding sound but endpage joints a little tender. Very uncommon novel; signed copies rare. A good or better copy; signed.; Signed by Author 
Price: 65.00 USD
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65 Brenders, Carl Wildlife; The Nature Paintings of Carl Brenders
New York H.N. Abrams in association with Mill Pond Press 1994 0810939770 / 9780810939776 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
4to 11" - 13" tall; 90 pages; Oversize square format HC/DJ. 1st edition. Signed by the aritst, Brenders, on the title page. Square snug and neat in a uniformly bright and clean dust jacket. Publisher's embossed gold medallion sticker "Artist Autographed Copy" mounted to the front panel of the jacket. Mill Pond Press and Abrams promotional ephemera laid in at front. Trace fading to clot color at edges. Superficial shelf evidence to jacket surfaces. All else Lovely; book feels unread. NF/NF; Signed by Author 
Price: 55.00 USD
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66 Brinton, Mary Williams My Cap and My Cape, An Autobiography
Philadelphia Dorrance 1950 Second Printing Hardcover Good+ Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 262 pages; [SIGNED] 1950 Dorrance & Co. HC 2nd printing. Signed by the author on the front endpage and dated 1950. Original blue cloth with titling in gilt to cover and spine. Binding sound; spine slightly cocked. Some fading to blue cloth at spine and mild presumed silverfish patchiness to the cloth at spine. G+ ; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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67 Brodsky, Louis Daniel And Robert W. Hamblin Faulkner: A Comprehensive Guide to the Brodsky Collection. Vol. 2, The Letters [Presentation Copy]
Jackson, MI University Press of Mississippi 1984 0878051899 / 9780878051892 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Signed presentation copy x2(1984) As new in as new dj. Inscribed by Brodsky to Georgia Review editor Stanley Lindberg, who has in turn inscribed it (1989) to poet and GR contributor, Sanford Pinsker.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 508 pages; [SIGNED presentation copy x2] 1984 University Press of Mississippi. HC/DJ 1st edition. Inscribed by Brodsky (1984) to Georgia Review editor Stanley Lindberg, who has in turn inscribed it (1989) to poet and GR contributor, Sanford Pinsker. Snugly bound and very neat in crisp edged pictorial dust jacket with a whisper of sunning to spine panel. NF/VG++; Signed by Editor 
Price: 49.00 USD
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68 Brooks, David The Social Animal The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement
New York Random House 2011 140006760X / 9781400067602 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 424 pages; 1st printing. Bright, tight and very neat in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket with $27 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Inscribed and signed by Brooks along the bottom of the title page. Handsome neat copy. NF/NF; Signed by Author 
Price: 45.00 USD
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69 Brotherton, Chad In Search of Balance
Chapbooks.com 2001 Paperback Very Good+ Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 61 pages; Paperback in matte tite lettered wraps. Tightly bound and neat. A touch of shelf/handling wear to covers at edges. Signed with brief inscription to the title page. Solid unmarked copy. VG++; Signed by Author 
Price: 10.00 USD
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70 Brower, Brock The Late Great Creature
New York Atheneum 1972 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 300 pages; Inscribed and signed by the author on the recto of the 2nd free endpage. Soundly bound and generally clean and neat in original dust jacket. Cream linen boards with title design in black and gilt; publisher's red top stain still solid and bright. Binding a little shaken in the spine; light foxing to the front edge of the text block. Dust jacketlightly rubbed at edges; two vertical stress creases to the front flap of the jacket which retains the $4.50 issue price despite a shallow corner clip from the top corner. An old secondary price inconspiocuouly markered out on the black stock front flyleaf. Inscribed by Brower in part "...from the lower depths (if only of effort) ... Signed and dated 1972. A cult novel held in high regard - uncommon in signed examples. VG/VG; Signed by Author 
Price: 39.00 USD
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71 Buckley, B. J. Artifacts; Poems
Saratoga, Wyoming Willow Bee Publishing House 1987 093963502X / 9780939635023 First Edition Paperback Very Good+ Illustrated by Dawn Senior Signed by Author
B&W Illustrations; Oblong Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; 79 pages; Oblong paperback. 1st edition is snug, solid and neat in matte pictorial covers. Light shelf soiling to exteriors. Inscribed and signed by the author on the title page and dated 1987. Illustrated with B/W woodcuts. Text clean and unmarked. VG to VG+; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.00 USD
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72 Buckley, Christopher Other Lives
Ithaca Ithaca House 1985 0878861254 / 9780878861255 First Edition Paperback Fine Signed by Author
(Signed) 1985 Ithaca House softcover in cream decorative wraps. Presentation copy; lengthy inscription to poet Sanford Pinsker. Hand written note from author laid in. As new.; Ithaca House Poetry Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 75 pages; Softcover in pictorial, crwam colored wraps. Presentation copy, with a somewaht lengthy inscription to poet, Sanford Pinsker who had hosted him for a reading at Franklin & Marshall College. An additional hand written note from author is laid in at front. Stellar copy; about as new; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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73 Buckmaster, Henrietta Deep River
New York Harcourt, Brace & Company 1944 Third Printing Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 481 pages; 3rd printing. Warmly insribed by Buckmaster on the front endpage. Soundly bound copy in publisher's terra cotta colored cloth with title lettering brightly in white to spine. Dust jacket missing th lower third of the cover and spine panels as well as an inch from the crown of the spine panel. Title lettering and author remain intact on the spine panel but somewhat sunned. Expected light toning to wartime paper stock. VG in a damaged dust jacket now protected in a fresh mylar cover. This novel of anti-slavery southerners is uncommonly found signed. VG/Fair ; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
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74 Budd, Lillian Land of Strangers
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott Company 1953 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- Signed by Author
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 369 pages; Snug and generally neat in original light blue cloth with title-lettering in red to spine. Cloth lightly crimped and rubbed at spine ends. Mild bumping to boards at corners with superficial rub through to cloth at tips. Mild discoloration in the gutters of external joints probably from offset of binder's glue. Text clean and unmarked. Signed by author to front endpaper. VG-; Signed by Author 
Price: 35.00 USD
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75 Buechner, Frederick A Long Day's Dying
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1950 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 267 pages; New York, Alfred A. Knopf; 1950. HC/DJ 1st and 2nd printings before publication. Essentially the 2nd printing of the 1st edition, both issue printed prior to the official release set by the publisher. Warmly inscribed in red pen by Buechner "For Sam[?], thirty-four years after the fact, with admiration and affection from his fellow author and Lawrentian, ...December 1984." Solid clean copy in original black cloth with title lettering in metallic copper to spine. Dust jacket bright and clean with publisher's $3.00 issue price on unclipped front flap. Jacket is rubbed at spine tips and corners with a few very short closed tears. A solid and attractive early printing of Buechner's highly regarded 1st novel, author inscribed. NF/VG; Signed by Author 
Price: 265.00 USD
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76 Burgess, Anthony Shakespeare
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1970 First American Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
4to 11" - 13" tall; 272 pages; Inscribed and signed by Burgess on the title page to Jere Real. Jere Real was a professor 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. Snug, bright and neat in a crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket with 1st issue $15 (until Dec. 1970) price intact to unclipped front flap. Trace shelf rub to jacket at spine ends. Publisher's black top stain is solid and uniform. Handsome copy, not often seen in signed copies. NF/NF; Signed by Author 
Price: 250.00 USD
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77 Burnett, Frances Hodgson & Michael Hague (Illust. ) The Secret Garden [Signed with Drawing of Mary Lennox]
New York Henry Holt & Co 1987 0805002774 / 9780805002775 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Illustrator
4to 11" - 13" tall; 232 pages; [SIGNED with drawing] 1987 Henry Holt & Co. Oversize HC/DJ. 1st edition, 1st printing. Signed by Hague on the half title page below a 3/4 page pen and ink drawing of Mary Lennox - protagonist of the novel. Tightly bound and fresh in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket with publisher's $18.95 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Attractively illustrated edition and a handsome copy. NF/NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. ; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 50.00 USD
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78 Busch, Frederick Don't Tell Anyone
New York W. W. Norton & Company 2000 0393049736 / 9780393049732 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 309 pages; HC/DJ 1st edition, 1st printing. Exceptionally bright and fresh copy in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial jacket with publisher's $25.95 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Signed by the author to the title page. Handsome copy. F/F; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
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79 Butler, Ellis Parker Pigs is Pigs
New York A. L. Burt Company 1931 reprint Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket Signed by Author
Drawings; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 37 pages; Circa 1930 reprint in original brown cloth with title lettering and pictorial design to cover in black. Original pale blue paper dust jacket with matching title and illustration design in blue is well worn with spine ends chipped away and remaining portions repaired with period scotch tape mending. Front and rear jacket panels with small nicks at flap fold corners and edges; light general toning to panels, more heavily at spine. Inscribed and signed by Butler on the front endpage with a small pig drawing and dated 1931. Prior owner's pictorial bookplate "Ad Astra" [ F. Hartford Getz] mounted to the front pastedown and his manuscript ownership to the rear endpage. Illustrated by drawings. Hadsome copy in a serviceable dust jacket, signed by author. His most highly regarded book of humor. VG/Fair; Signed by Author 
Price: 85.00 USD
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80 Cabell, James Branch The Cream of the Jest: the Lineage of Lichfield. Two Comedies of Evasion.
New York Robert M. McBride & Company 1932 Hardcover Very Good- Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 298 pages; In publisher's daek red cloth with ornate pictorial gilt border to cover board and titles (slightly dulled) in gilt to spine. Signed by Cabell at the end of his "author's note" on page xxi. Binding slightly covked. Cloth pulled and lightly rubbed at crown but not frayed or torn. Mild bumping to corners. Toning in the gutters of the endpages consistent with the 1930's publishing trade binder's glue. Some halo toning to pages. Top edge gilt. Signed by author. G++ to VG-; Signed by Author 
Price: 47.00 USD
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