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GEORGIE MAY
New York:Boni & Liveright. 1928. 1st edition. 272pp. Hardcover. Blue boards with light soiling and shelfware. Page edges soiled. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. A very good, clean copy.
$25.00
HEART AND SOUL. A NOVEL IN TWO PARTS (Library of Selected Soviet Literature)
Moscow:Foreign Languages Publishing House. 1953. 511pp. Illustrated by G. Zavyalova. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Green boards lightly soiled and shelfworn. Internally, end-pages age-toned but clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. The dust jacket is worn along the bottom edges but otherwise in very good condition, now enclosed in Brodart. *A novel about young people on a Siberian Collective during and just after WW2. This title won the Stalin Prize in 1949.
$35.00
HEART OF A DOG
New York:Grove Press Inc. (1968). 1st edition, stated. 123pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Book in very good, clean condition, inside and out. The dust jacket is very good, lightly soiled with a small tear to front cover, top edge and with spine strip sun faded. It is not price clipped. 
$50.00
HIKER JOY
New York:Charles Scribner's Sons. 1920.  244pp. Illustrated by N. C. Wyeth. Hardcover. Red boards lightly soiled with gilt on spine faded. Page edges lightly soiled.  Internally, a previous owners signature is inked to the inside front board, with a booksellers ticket to the lower inside edge of the first free endpage; otherwise, aside from slight age-toning to paper, a very good, clean copy. The binding is tight but ever so slightly cocked, and the hinges are intact.
$50.00
I THOUGHT OF DAISY
New York:Charles Scribner's Sons. 1929. 311pp. 1st edition of authors first novel, set in Greenwich Village in the 1920's. The book is in very good condition. Save for a date someone has penned to the upper left corner of the ffep, there are no other previous owners marks or signatures. There is a bit of offset to the end pages from the dust jacket flaps and a few touches of foxing to the first couple of pages, but otherwise the pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket, still in one piece, has done its job well and is in good condition. Overall moderate soiling and shelfwear to edges with several chips and small tears.
$95.00
IN BABEL. STORIES OF CHICAGO
New York:McClure, Phillips and Co. 1903. 1st edition. (358)pp+(8)pp ads. Hardcover. Boards lightly worn with most of the spine strip decoration worn off; still bright on front cover.  Top page edges soiled.  Internally, end-pages are slightly age toned but with no previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and square, but both hinges have started.  Overall, a very good, clean copy.  *From the preface..."These stories and sketches have been rewritten from certain daily contributions to the Chicago Record, now the Chicago Record Herald."
$20.00
IN THE LAND OF YOUTH
London:Macmillan and Co., Limited. 1924. 1st edition. 304pp. Hardcover. Green boards lightly soiled and edgeworn. Internally, end-pages slightly age toned with a bookseller ticket to inside rear board and a couple penciled notes to front end-pages. Otherwise, a very good, clean copy. The binding is tight and hinges intact.
$30.00
IN ZANZIBAR
Boston:Houghton Mifflin and Company. 1925. 1st edition. 327pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Yellow boards lightly soiled with light wear to edges and spine ends. Page edges soiled. Internally, end pages slightly age-toned with a previous owners signature and date inked to the top of first free end page, otherwise pages clean and bright.  The dust jacket is in good+ condition.  Still in one piece, but soiled with wear to edges and folds, including small chips and tears.  It is not price clipped.  *"During one night in Zanzibar there occured to certain members of the crew of the U. S. cruiser Toledo a series of most extraordinary events. 'It was  a night,' writes Mr. Paine,  'burdened with consequences, prodigal of valor, curiously entangled with the destinies of an ebony elephant and a phantom lady, with a one eyed Arav shipmaster and a benevolent lion.'"...dj
$145.00
JOB. A COMEDY OF JUSTICE
New York:A Del Rey Book/Ballantine Books. 1984. A limited edition of 750 copies, this is no. 530. Signed by the author. With matching slipcase. Near fine condition, with just a spot on the spine and a spot on the slipcase.
$350.00
JOHN BARLEYCORN
New York:The Century Co. 1913. 343pp. 1st edition. Illustrated by H. T. Dunn. Hardcover. In very good condition. Boards just very lightly soiled with gilt on cover and spine till bright. Internally, a small bookseller ticket to the bottom inside edge of the 1st free endpage and a small stain on the top edge of 2nd free end-page, from a paper clip left to long the the first two pages. Otherwise pages clean and bright.  The binding is tight and hinges intact.  A very good, clean copy.
$175.00
JOURNEYMAN
New York:The Viking Press. 1935. 1st edition, No. 501 out of a limited edition of 1475 copies. 195pp.  With slipcase. The book is in very good, clean condition, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The slipcase is in good condition, soiled and shelfworn, starting to split along top and bottom joints. 
$50.00
JUNGLE JEST. A TALE OF INDIA
New York:The Century Co. (1932). Stated 1st edition. 392pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. The yellow boards are clean and bright with just a hint of wear to spine ends. Internally, pages are clean and bright. No previous owners marks or signatures.  The dust jacket has done it's job well and while still in one piece, is quite worn with chips and tears to edges and seams.  Overall, a very good copy with a fair to good dust jacket.
$115.00
KAI LUNG'S GOLDEN HOURS
With a preface by Hilaire Belloc. New York:George H. Doran Company. (1923). 333pp. Without the publishers monogram on the copyright page but with the 1 at bottom of page. Hardcover without the dust jacket. With the bookplate of Dr. Herbert T. Kalmus, one of the inventors of technicolor. Covers faded and shelf-worn, with some soiling. Internally, the end-pages are foxed and age-toned but otherwise, aside from the bookplate and Dr. Kalmus's stamp on the first free flyleaf, the pages are clean with the last half of the book still uncut. Overall, a near very good, solid copy.
$45.00
KECKSIES AND OTHER TWILIGHT TALES
Sauk City, WI:Arkham House.  1976. 1st edition, limited to 4000 copies. xiii+207pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. In fine condition with a fine dust jacket. 
$25.00
KIKI. A Novel Based on the Motion Picture
New York:Jacobsen-Hodgkinson-Corporation Publishers. 1926. 1st photoplay edition. 132pp. Illustrated with scenes from the movie. Softcover.  Covers just very lightly rubbed and soiled with an old crease along the lower front edge. The top edge and fore edge have a couple small nicks.  Internally, pages are quite age-toned, but free of previous owners marks or signatures. Some pages have lost the very tip of the top edges, but otherwise a very good copy.
$75.00

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