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COSTUMES BY EROS
New York:Charles Scribner's Sons. 1928. 1st edition. 266pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Blue boards lightly mottled on both front and rear board, with title in gilt on spine still bright. Page edges soiled.  Internally, a large bookplate is attached to inside front board, with light age-toning and some offset from jacket flap to endpages. Otherwise pages clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures but with a spot of soiling to title page (and opposite page). The dust jacket is in good+ condition, soiled with spine strip darkened, and some chipping to edges and spine ends. It is not price clipped. *A collection of short stories.
$75.00
COUNTRY STORIES
Philadelphia:Carey, Lea & Blanchard. 1838. 1st American edition. 212pp. Hardcover. Paper label on spine chipped, with boards soiled, shelfworn and scuffed. Edge points worn to boards. Internally, moderate foxing to end-pages as well as light foxing scattered throughout. Previous owners name is signed in ink to 1st free end-page and in pencil to end-pages and title page. With an old damp stain to bottom margins throughout, but getting larger towards end of book.  The binding is tight and hinges intact. 
$75.00
CRAZY MAN
New York:Harcour, Brace and Company. (1924). 1st edition. 238pp. Hardcover.  Orange boards soiled and shelfworn with wear along edges.  Internally, end-pages age toned, with previous owners name inked to top inner edge of 1st free flyleaf. Otherwise, aside from an occasional smudge and general age toning to paper, a good, clean copy. The binding is tight, but slightly cocked, and hinges intact.
$50.00
DAGGER AND JEWELS. The Gorgeous Adventures of Benvenuto Cellini. A Romantic Novel
New York:Dodd, Mead and Company. 1931. 1st edition.  372pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. A very good clean copy, free of previous owners marks or signatures, with just slight soiling to page edges and slight offset from dust wrapper to end pages. This copy seems to be unread, as a significant number of pages are as yet uncut.  The dust jacket is unclipped, and is clean and bright. Now encased in brodart. 
$75.00
DARK GREEN, BRIGHT RED
New York:E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc. 1950. 1st edition, stated. 307pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  A very good, clean copy with just a bit of age-toning to end-papers. No previous owners marks or signatures. The dust jacket is in very good, bright condition but with light chipping and small tears to edges. It is not price clipped. 
$100.00
DAVID BLAIZE
New York:George H. Doran Company. (1916). 365pp.  Hardcover.  Green boards lightly rubbed and soiled with wear and fraying to spine ends and edge points. Gilt on spine faded and spine slightly cocked. Internally, paper slightly age-toned with a few smudges scattered throughout. No previous owners marks or signatures.  Binding is tight and hinges intact.
$50.00
DEEP SEA PLUNDERING.
New York:D. Appleton and Company. 1902. 361pp + (10)pp advertisements. Illustrated. First edition. Ex-library. Hardcover. Binding is worn at the edges and spine with some mild soiling to the covers and library sticker pasted to the top of the spine. Gilt lettering remains clear and bright. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings, save for a bookplate pasted down on the inside front board, which has been stamped as discarded. The ink from the stamp has partially transferred to the first free end-paper. Front hinge is slightly cracked, extending about halfway up the length. There is evidence of a library card pocket having been removed from the inside rear-board. Otherwise, a very good copy.
$20.00
DEIRDRE
New York:The Macmillan Company. 1923. 1st edition. 286pp. Hardcover. Blue boards soiled and shelfworn with sun-fading to spine strip and wear to spine ends, edges and edge points. Internally, end-pages are age toned but free of previous owners marks or signatures.  Aside from an occasional smudge, a good solid copy. The binding is tight and hinges intact. 
$25.00
DOWN IN TENNESSEE, AND BACK BY WAY OF RICHMOND
New York:Carleton, Publisher. 1864. 1st edition. 282pp+6pp ads. Hardcover.  Green blindstamped cloth, faded along spine strip with wear to edges, edge points, and spine ends. Gilt on spine dulled. Internally, end pages age toned with light soiling and minor foxing. Previous owners penciled inscription to 1st free end-page with anoter penciled name to top of the title page. With old damp stains to top of some pages and a few stray smudges scattered throughout otherwise pages clean. The binding is tight and hinges intact. *Wright 2:1004. Autobiographical novel during Civil War. 
$45.00
DR. STRANGELOVE (Gregg Press Science Fiction Series)
Boston:Gregg Press. A division of G. K. Hall & Co. 1979. xxiii+145pp. Illustrated with movie stills. With a new introduction by Richard Gid Powers. Hardcover.  A very good, clean copy, inside and out, with just a hint of soiling to the top edges. 
$600.00
DRIVING AXLE. A Novel of Socialist Construction
New York:International Publishers. 1933. 455pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Orange boards lightly soiled with light wear along edges and bottom edge points worn to boards. Internally pages clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. Tehe binding is tight and hinges intact.  The dust jacket is still in one piece but soiled and shelfworn, with some chipping and tears to spine ends as well as edges and folds. Still near very good. 
$35.00
EL GENERAL EN SU LABERINTO
(Bogota, Colombia):Editorial Oveja Negra. (1989). 1st Colombian. 284pp+1 map. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Slight soiling to top page edges, otherwise a very good, clean copy with a very good clean dust jacket. Text in Spanish.
$25.00
EXIT LADY MASHAM
Franklin Center, PA:Frankin Library. 1983. 1st edition, signed by the author of the 1st free end-page. 169pp. Hardcover. Full red leather binding, decorated in gilt, with title in gilt on spine. All page edges gilt, with some dust soiling to the top edges.  Internally, no previous owners marks or signatures. A very good, clean copy.
$25.00
EXPENSIVE PEOPLE
New York:The Vanguard Press. (1968). 1st edition. 308pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Orange boards lightly shelfworn with a bit of sun-fading to the very top edges of boards.  Page edges soiled. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. The dust jacket is lightly soiled and shelfworn with wear along edges including small chips and tears. It is not price clipped.
$25.00
FAIR TO LOOK UPON
Chicago:Morrill, Higgins & Co (1892). 1st edition. 180pp. Illustrated by W. L. Dodge. Hardcover. Brown decorated boards lightly soiled, rubbed and shelfworn with wear to edges, spine ends and edge points. Gilt decorations dulled. Top edges gilt. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures, but with shadow of erased bookseller notes at top outer edge of 2nd free end-page. Floral end-pages in very good condition. The binding is tight with hinges intact. *Wright III:2025.
$45.00

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