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O. HENRYANA. Seven Odds and Ends Poetry and Short Stories
Garden City, NY:Doubleday, Page & Company. 1920. 89pp. Number 68 of 377 numbered copies. 1st limited edition.  Hardcover.  Light soiling to brown boards with some old tape residue to top front, above title in gilt.  The white spine has darkened with use and gilt has dulled.  Spine ends and edge points are gently worn.  Internally, a very good, clean copy with no previous owners marks or signatures.  Pages, many still uncut, are lightly age-toned.  Overall, a very good copy.
$45.00
OFFSPRING
New York:G. P. Putnam's Sons. (1936). 1st American edition. 371pp. Hardcover.  Blue boards soiled and shelf-worn, with wear to all edges and edge points and soiling to page edges. Internally, end papers are age toned with an inked inscription on the 1st free end page and some pencilled notes to the verso of the last free end page. Otherwise, pages are clean and bright. A good solid copy.  *Originally published in England under the title of "Genetrix".
$50.00
OLD CREOLE DAYS
New York:Charles Scribner's Sons. 1897. Limited edition, #140 of 204 copies on Japan paper.  234pp. Illustrated by Albert Herter. Hardcover, bound in Vellum.  Vellum covers, with decorations and title in gilt, soiled and shelfworn. Top edges gilt. Internally, paper slightly age-toned, but pages clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. 
$100.00
OPEN WATER
New York:Charles Scribner's Sons. 1910. 1st edition. 322pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. Decorated boards bright but with some rubbing and loss to the white sections on the spine. Internally, a previous owners name is inked on the 1st free end-page, but otherwise, a very good, clean copy. Binding is tight and hinges intact.  *A collection of nautical short stories. 
$25.00
OTHER DIMENSIONS
Sauk City, WI:Arkham House. 1970. 1st edition, limited to 3000 copies. 329pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Book in very good, clean condition with gilt on spine still bright. Front lower edge point is gently bumped. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The Lee Brown Coye dust jacket is in very good clean condition with light shelfwear to edges and folds including a few small chips and tears. It is not price clipped. 
$75.00
OUT OF TOWN. A Rural Episode
New York:Hurd and Houghton. 1866. 1st edition. x+311pp. Illustrated. Hardcover.  Green boards very slightly soiled and shelfworn with page edges darkened. Internally, a very good, clean copy with paper slightly age-toned but free of previous owners marks or signaturres. The binding is tight and hinges intact. A very good copy.
$75.00
P. D. F. R. A NEW NOVEL
New York:Harper and Brothers. 1928. 1st edition, stated. viii+360pp. Signed and inscribed by the Author on the 1st free end page. Hardcover.   Blue boards with title in orange print on cover and spine soiled with wear along edges. Page edges soiled. Internally, aside from the Author's inscription, and general overall age toning to paper, a very good, clean copy. The binding is tight and hinges intact.
$50.00
PAL JOEY
New York:Duell, Sloan and Pearce. (1940). 1st edition, stated. 195pp. Signed/Inscribed by the Author on the 1st free endpage, "To Sally Cooke, with every confidence and all good wishes for success in her new undertaking (and no cracks about undertaking). Sincerely, John O'Hara, Quoque. August 29, 1943." Hardcover. Black boards lightly soiled and shelfworn, with wear along edges, spine ends worn (starting to fray) and gilt on spine rubbed and almost gone.  Page edges soiled. Internally, end-pages age-toned but aside from the inscription clean, free of marks or signatures.  The binding is tight and hinges intact. 
$300.00
PEACE IT'S WONDERFUL (and Twenty-Six Other Stories)
New York:Modern Age Books. (1939). 177pp. Wrps. Covers lightly soiled and sun-faded along edges and spine strip, with wear and light chipping to cover edges and spine ends. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight. 
$30.00
PENELOPE'S MAN. THE HOMING INSTINCT
Indianapolis:The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Publishers. (1928). 1st edition. 275pp. Signed, inscribed by the Author on the half title-page. Hardcover. Black boards with print in red, lightly soiled and shelfworn with wear to edges and spine.  Internally, decorated end pages (By D. Putnam Brimley) sightly age toned but clean. The binding is tight and hinges intact. *Inscribed to Ernest (Hutcheson), friend and fellow musican. Ernest was President of Julliard from 1937-1945.
$45.00
PLAYER PIANO
London:Macmillan. 1967. 2nd edition. 295pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Black boards with title in silver on spine in very good, clean condition. Page edges lightly soiled. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. The dust jacket is rubbed and shelfworn, with a bit of wear along edges. Not price clipped and still in very good condition.
$85.00
POINT OF HONOR
New York:Random House. (1951). 1st edition. 311pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Maroon boards lightly shelfworn but clean with gilt on spine bright.  Internally, end pages are just slightly age toned, otherwise in very good, clean condition. The dust jacket is near very good, lightly soiled with shelfwear along edges and folds, including small chips and tears. It is not price clipped.
$25.00
POMONA'S TRAVELS
(London):Cassell & Company, Limited. nd.ca:1894. (Last page dated 8.94). xi+275pp.+16pp ads (dated 9.94) Illustrated by A. B. Frost. Hardcover. Decorated gray boards soiled, rubbed and shelfworn, with remnents of paper stuck to rear board.  Top edges gilt, otherwise page edges soiled.  Iternally, endpages age toned and foxed, with a previous owners name inked to middle of 1st free end-page and an old bookseller ticket to inside front board. Otherwise pages clean, binding is tight (although slightly cocked) and hinges intact. 
$45.00
PONTIFEX, SON AND THORNDYKE
New York; Dodd, Mead & Company, 1931. Hardcover, no dj. 303 pp. VG condition. Orange cloth boards rubbed and lightly soiled, and spine is sun faded. Dust spots to page edges. Otherwise clean, unmarked and securely bound. One of a series of Dr. Thorndyke mysteries by Austin Freeman.  (cfm)
$20.00
PORGY
New York:George H. Doran Company. (1925). 1st edition, with publishers colophon on copyright page and titles in gilt on boards.  196pp. With decorations by Theodore Nadejen. Hardcover. Black boards shelfworn and lightly soiled. Gilt on spine worn but bright on front board. Spines ends and edge points gently worn. Internally, end-pages lightly age-toned with an occasional bit of light foxing scattered throughout.  No previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact.  
$395.00

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