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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
POMP AND CIRCUMSTANCE
Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company, Inc. 1930. 1st American edition. 308pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Boards are lightly soiled and shelfworn. Internally, end-pages slightly age-toned but clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures, The binding is tight with hings intact but boards are just slightly warped.  The dust jacket is still in one piece but lightly soiled and shelfworn, with small chips and tears to edges and folds. It is not price clipped.  
$35.00
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
PRATER VIOLET. A Novel
New York:Random House. (1945). 1st edition. 128pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Gray boards lightly soiled with light shelfwear and soiling along edges.  Internally, pages clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures.  The dust jacket is in good+ condition, lightly soiled with wear to edges and folds. It is not price clipped.
$25.00
PRESENTING LILY MARS
Garden City, NY:Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc. 1933. 1st edition, stated.  SIgned and inscribed by the Author on the half title, and initialed by the Author on a Booth Tarkington, Drama Festival Bookplate attached to the 2nd free end-page. 321pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Boards slightly soiled and shelf-worn with gilt still bright. Edge points gently bumped. Internally, decorated end papers by Harve Stein clean. Book-plate of Booth Tarkington, Drama Festival, Garrick Players, initialed by B.T., is lightly soiled where attached to 2nd free end-page, with some off-set to verso of 1st free end-page. Author's inscription to half title page, but otherwise pages clean. The dust jacket is still in one piece but in fair condition, soiled with much wear to edges and folds (including chips and tears). 
$150.00
PUTNAM PLACE
New York:Harper and Brothers. (1903). 1st edition. With frontispiece tipped in. Hardcover.  In near fine condition. Decorated covers bright and pages clean. Inscribed by her father to a friend of hers on the 1st free flyleaf. With a multi page letter to same friend, signed by the author, and the booklet from the authors funeral included. 
$50.00
RECESSIONAL
New York:Random House. 1994. Hardcover with slipcase.  No. 398 out of 500 signed numbered copies. Still in publishers shrinkwrap.  In fine condition.  
$100.00
REJECTED OF MEN. A STORY OF TO-DAY.
New York:Harper & Brothers Publishers. 193. 1st edition. (viii)+269pp+2pp ads. Hardcover.  Green boards lightly soiled and shelfworn with gilt still bright on front cover and spine strip. Internally pages clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. A very good, clean copy.
$25.00

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