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UNCLE SAM. IN THE EYES OF HIS FAMILY
Indianapolis:The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Publishers. (1930). 1st edition. 351pp. Signed, inscribed and dated by the Author on the 1st free end-page. Hardcover. Black boards with print in red, lightly soiled, with light wear to edges. .  Internally, end pages slightly age toned but aside from inscription, clean.The binding is tight and hinges intact. *Inscribed to Ernest Hutcheson, a friend and fellow musican.  Ernest was President of Julliard from 1937-1945.
$45.00
UNDREAM'D OF SHORES
New York:Brentano's Publishers. (1924). 336pp. 1st edition. Hardcover.  In very good, clean condition. No previous owners marks or signaturess. 
$25.00
UNLEAVENED BREAD
New York:Charles Scribner's Sons. 1900. 1st edition. 431pp. Hardcover. Green boards very lightly mottled at spine edge, front and rear. Margaret Armstrong design on front cover and spine still bright. Internally, a previous owners name and date is pencilled to the top free end-page with the indent and bit of rust from a paper clip that was left in the first two pages. Otherwise, the pages are clean and bright.  A very good copy.
$20.00
VIVETTE OR THE MEMOIRS OF THE ROMANCE ASSOCIATION
Boston:Copeland and Day. 1897. 1st edition. 152pp. Hardcover. Blindstamped salmon boards soiled with spine strip faded and worn at edges. Gilt on front cover still visible, but almost completely dulled on spine. Internally, map endpapers free of stray marks or signatures. The 2nd free endpage has been removed. Otherwise, a very good, clean copy. The binding is tight and hinges intact.  *Wright 3:793.
$25.00
VOYAGE AU BOUT DE LA NUIT. ROMAN
Bruxelles:Editions Froissart. (1949). 454pp. Softcover. Beige covers soiled and edgeworn. Internally, paper age toned but clean with no previous owners marks or signatures. Text in French.
$25.00
WAR Or What Happens When One Loves One's Enemy
Indianapolis:The Bobbs-Merrill Company. (1913). 1st edition. (371)pp. Illustrated with 4 plates by N. C. Wyeth. Hardcover.  Orange boards very good with gilt still bright. Page edges soiled. Internally, no previous owners marks or signatures. Pages generally clean with some age-toning scattered throughout (but most notable around plates). Binding is tight and hinges intact. A very good copy.
$45.00
WATER WITH BERRIES
New York:Holt Rinehart and Winston. (1972). 1st American edition.  248pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  A very good, clean copy, inside and out with a very good dustjacket. *From the dustjacket..."The lives of a group of West Indian artists have reached a debilitating climax in contemporary London....Water With Berries is a frightening novel, because its subject is what it means to be a West Indian; the violence of its action, far from catering to a mindless sensationalism, works in the service of fictional imagination that is deeply political."
$25.00
WEIR OF HERMISTON. AN UNFINISHED ROMANCE
London:Chatto & Windus. 1896. 1st edition. vii+290pp+32pp. catalogue dated March 1896. Hardcover.  Boards soiled and shelfworn with gilt on spine dulled. Top edges gilt. Internally, end-pages age-toned, with a large previous owners bookplate to inside front board and a small booksellers embossed stamp to top outside edge of 1st free end-page. Otherwise pages clean. The binding is tight and front hinge has started, with rear intact. A very good copy.
$35.00
WHAT THEY COULDN'T, A HOME STORY
Boston: Lothrop Publishing Company. 1895. Hardcover, no jacket. iv+424pp. Brown cloth boards with gilt titling and decoration. Pansy Books advert. at front. In Good+ condition. Boards are lightly rubbed and the fabric is fraying in places at extremities. Some dust spots to top page edge.  The hinges are cracked but holding securely. Owners name neatly penned to top of ffep and also on a small sticker on rear pastedown. Contents are unmarked with some age toning towards the edges. A few pages have minor tears or handling grim at edges. The binding is square and holding securely.  A nice copy of this Pansy Book for young adults. (cfm)  
$35.00
WHO FEARS THE DEVIL
Sauk City, WI:Arkham House. 1963. 1st edition, limited to 2000 copies. 213pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Book in very good conditiion. Black boards in very good condition, with gilt on spine still bright, and a bit of scuffing to rear board. Page edges lighlty soiled. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The Lee Brown Coye dust jacket is lightly rubbed, soiled and shelfworn with a vertical crease to middle of the spine strip. It is not price clipped.
$225.00
WIDE SARGASSO SEA
New York:W. W. Norton and Company, Inc. (1966). 1st edition. 190pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Book in very good condition. Two toned boards lightly soiled and shelfworn, with light wear along edges and spine ends. Gilt on spine dulled. Page edges soiled. Internally, green end-pages slightly age-toned but clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. Pages throughout are clean and bright. The binding is tight but slightly cocked, and hinges intact.  The dust jacket is in good condition, still in one piece (and price-clipped) but soiled and worn along edges and folds, with an old damp stain to spine strip. 
$300.00
WORLD'S FAIR
New York:Random House. (1985). 1st edition, limited to 300 copies, numbered and signed by the Author on the limitation page. 288pp. Hardcover with slipcase. No dust jacket as issued.  In fine condition, with a fine slipcase, still in publishers shrinkwrap. 
$150.00
WORLD'S FAIR
New York:Random House. (1985). 1st edition, limited to 300 copies (of which this is 151), numbered and signed by the Author on the limitation page. 288pp. Hardcover with slipcase. No dust jacket as issued.  In fine condition, with a fine slipcase. 
$125.00
YEARS OF GRACE
Boston:Houghton Mifflin Company. (1930). Early printing but not 1st. 581pp. Hardcover.  Black boards with red lettering soiled, rubbed and shelfworn along edges and spine ends, with most of the print rubbed of spine strip and some rubbed from front cover. Edge points gently bumped and worn to boards. Internally, end-papers lightly age toned, with a previous owners name inked to top of 1st free end-page, otherwise pages clean. The binding is tight and hinges intact. *Won the Pulitizer Prize in 1931.
$125.00
YUGOSLAV SHORT STORIES
London:Oxford University Press.1966. xix+380pp. Hardcover.  A very good, clean copy, inside and out.
$20.00

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