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BIGGER AND BLACKER
Boston:Little, Brown, and Company. 1925. 1st edition. 313pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Brown decorated boards lightly soiled with light wear along edges. Page edges soiled. Internally, end-pages age toned, with a previous owners inscription to 1st free end-page, otherwise pages clean and bright. The binding is tight and hinges intact. The not price clipped dust jacket is still in very good condition, lightly soiled with wear along edges and folds and now enclosed in Brodart. *"This book deals with the successes and mishaps -- mostly the latter--of various members of the Midnight Pictures Corporation, a moving-picture company of Negroes who made such excellent two-reel comic pictures in Birmingham, Alabama, that they were shown in over a hundred first-run high-grade houses throughout the country."...dj
$300.00
BLACKGUARD
Chicago:Covici-McGee Publishers. 1923. 1st edition. Signed/inscribed by the Author on the verso of frontispiece (To Emil Tonieri, Whose silence is frequently more valuable than the words of other people. From Maxwell Bodenheim, Sept 1st, 1923). 215pp. Drawing by Wallace Smith with tissue guard intact. Hardcover. Black boards lightly rubbed and soiled along edges with light sun-fading along top edge and gilt on spine and front cover slightly dulled. Internally, a small ticket from the Nubanusit Tea Barn to inside front board and a small ownership stamp to 2nd free end-page with Authors inscription to verso of frontispiece. With a small bit of foxing between 2nd free endpage and frontispiece, otherwise a very good, clean copy. The binding is tight although ever so slightly cocked, and hinges intact.
$150.00
BLADE RUNNER 2. THE EDGE OF HUMAN
Norwalk, CT:The Easton Press. (1995). 1st edition, signed. x+340pp. Illustrated by Pat Morrissey. Introduction by James Gunn. Hardcover. Full leather binding with gilt decorations. All edges gilt. Internally, blank signed first editions of science fiction ex-libris bookplate attached to the 1st free endpage, otherwise a very good, clean copy. Signed by the author on the 2nd free endpage. 
$100.00
BOOKS DO FURNISH A ROOM (Music of Time V. 10)
London:Heinemann. (1971). 1st edition. 241pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Red boards just slightly soiled and shelfworn, with wear to bottom edges. Page edges soiled with dust residue.  Internally, end pages slightly age toned with a bit of soiling to 1st free end-page, but otherwise pages clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight but slightly cocked with hinges intact. The dust jacket is just slightly shelfworn along edges, otherwise in very good condition. It is not price clipped.
$45.00
BOSS
New York:The Transatlantic Publishing Company. 1896. 1st edition. 215pp. Hardcover. Rust colored boards with title in gilt on front cover and spine slightly dulled, lightly mottled, soiled and shelfworn. Top edges gilt. Internally, end pages lightly age-toned with a previous owners name to 1st free end-page, and light foxing scattered throughout. The binding is tight and hinges intact.
$45.00
BREAKFAST OF CHAMPIONS OR GOODBYE BLUE MONDAY
London:Jonathan Cape. (1973). 1st British edition. 295pp. Illustrated with drawings by the Author. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Brown boards with title in gilt on spine still bright and clean. Top page edges dyed, with fore and bottom edges lightly foxed.  Internally, end-pages lightly age-toned/foxed, but free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. The dust jacket is in very good condition, just lightly soiled and shelfworn, but not price clipped. A very good copy.
$45.00
BRING! BRING! AND OTHER STORIES
New York:Boni & Liveright. 1925. 1st edition. 240pp. Hardcover. Book in very good condition. Brown boards lightly soiled with gilt on front cover bright but dulled on spine. Light wear to spine ends with a small tear to top edge. Page edges lightly soiled.  Internally, some age-toning to end pages, but otherwise pages clean and bright. No previous owners marks or signatures. 
$35.00
BROTHER SAUL
New York:The Century Company. (1927). 487pp., largely uncut. Large paper edition, Limited to 500 copies, signed by the author.  A very good copy. Vellum spine soiled and boards lightly shelfworn at edges. Page edges lightly soiled. Internally, no previous owners marks or signatures found. A very good, clean copy.
$25.00
BULLET AND SHELL. A SOLDIER'S ROMANCE
New York:Fords, Howard and Hulbert. (1882). 454pp. Illustrated from sketches among the actual scenes by Edwin Forbes. Hardcover.  Blue boards lightly soiled with decorations on front cover and spine still bright. Light wear to edges with spine ends worn and frayed and edge points worn to boards. Internally, pages clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures, or any foxing.  The binding is tight and hinges intact.  *Author was member of the 5th and 146th Regiments New York Volunteers and war correspondent with the Army of the Potomas, Army of the Shenandoah and Army of the Cumberland.    
$150.00
BULLET PARK
New York:Alfred A. Knopf. 1969. 1st edition. 245pp. Signed by the Author on the 1st free flyleaf. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Light shelfware and soiling to maroon boards. Page edges soiled. Internally, end pages lightly foxed but othewise free of previous owners marks or signatures. The dust jacket is age-toned, lightly soiled, and shelfworn along edges. It is not price clipped.  A very good copy with a near very good dust jacket.
$35.00
C'EST LA GUERRE! THE BEST STORIES OF THE WORLD WAR
Boston, MA:The Stratford Company, Publishers. 1927. 1st edition. xv+338pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Boards lightly soiled and shelfworn. Internally end pages slightly age-toned, with Editor's inscription on 1st free end-page, otherwise clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. The dust jacket is still in one piece but quite worn with chips and tears to edges and folds. It is not price-clipped.
$45.00
CAPTAINS COURAGEOUS. A STORY OF THE GRAND BANKS
London:Macmillan and Co., Limited. 1897. 1st English edition. viii+245pp+2pp ads. Illustrated by I.W. Taber. All edges gilt. Hardcover.  Blue boards lightly soiled and shelfworn, with gilt on front cover bright but gilt on the spine dulled. Internally, paper just slightly age-toned with a hint of foxing to first and last pages, but free of previous owners marks or signatures.  A very good copy.
$425.00
CHALLENGE. A BULLDOG DRUMMOND NOVEL
Garden City, NY:Doubleday, Doran and Company Inc., for The Crime Club Inc. 1937. 1st American Edition. vii+304pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Book in very good condition, lightly soiled with a bit of sun-fading along bottom edges and wear including some fraying and tears to bottom spine end. Internally, end pages age-toned but free of previous owners marks or signatures. The dust jacket is still in one piece but soiled and sunfaded along spine strip with wear to all edges and folds. It has been reinforced with brown paper and it is price-clipped.  A very good copy with a fair dust jacket.
$45.00
CHELKASH AND OTHER STORIES
New York:Alfred A. Knopf. 1915. 1st American edition. xi+244pp. Hardcover. Red boards lightly soiled and sun-faded along spine strip and edges of covers, with light wear to edges and bottom edge points gently bumped. Internally, a previous owners bookplate to inside front board, but otherwise pages clean. The binding is tight and hinges intact. Overall, a very good copy.
$30.00
CHELSEA GIRLS
Santa Rosa:Black Sparrow Press. 1994. Limited edition, no. 26 of 100 copies, numbered and signed by the Author on the colophon page. 276pp. Hardcover with acetate dust jacket.  In very good, clean condition with a very good dust jacket.
$300.00

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