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Literature & Poetry - Essays

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Literature & Poetry - Essays

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My Cove Has Many Moods: Happy Memories of Mount Desert Island, Maine, Bond, Mary Wickham
1 Bond, Mary Wickham My Cove Has Many Moods: Happy Memories of Mount Desert Island, Maine
Published by the author 1990 First Edition paperback Fine in stapled wraps. Small owner's name on front endpaper 
8 essays originally published in the Bar Harbor Times between 1976 and 1985. Illustrated with photographs 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Jack London, Hemingway, and the Constitution: Selected Essays 1977-1992, Doctorow, E. L.
2 Doctorow, E. L. Jack London, Hemingway, and the Constitution: Selected Essays 1977-1992
NY Random 1993 0679426868 / 9780679426868 First Edition hardcover Small remainder mark on upper edge, else fine in a fine Dust Jacket. BOOKPLATE SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR laid in 

Price: 12.00 USD
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Paper Trail, Dorris, Michael
3 Dorris, Michael Paper Trail
NY Harper 1994 0060169710 / 9780060169718 First Edition hardcover Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. Bookplate SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR laid in 
Diverse essays 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Dostoevsky: A Collection of Critical Essays, Dostoyevsky, Fyodor (Dostoevsky, Fyodor) / Wellek, Rene (ed.)
4 Dostoyevsky, Fyodor (Dostoevsky, Fyodor) / Wellek, Rene (ed.) Dostoevsky: A Collection of Critical Essays
Englewood Cliffs Prentice Hall / Spectrum (1962) Later Printing paperback Trade paperback, fine in wraps 

Price: 8.00 USD
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The Slippery Year: A Meditation on Happily Ever After, Gideon, Melanie
5 Gideon, Melanie The Slippery Year: A Meditation on Happily Ever After
NY Knopf 2009 030727067X / 9780307270672 First Edition hardcover New in Dust Jacket. First printing 

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Essential Gesture: Writing, Politics & Places, Gordimer, Nadine
6 Gordimer, Nadine The Essential Gesture: Writing, Politics & Places
NY Knopf 1988 0394573978 / 9780394573977 First Edition hardcover VG+ in a VG+ Dust Jacket with small rubbed spot on front panel 
Edited and with an introduction by Stephen Clingman 
Price: 8.00 USD
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A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women: Essays on Art, Sex, and the Mind, Hustvedt, Siri
7 Hustvedt, Siri A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women: Essays on Art, Sex, and the Mind
NY Simon & Schuster 2016 1501141090 / 9781501141096 First Edition hardcover Dust jacket flaps taped to endpapers, else fine in a fine Dust Jacket 

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Life and Selected Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Jefferson, Thomas   Koch, Adrienne & Peden, William (editors)
8 Jefferson, Thomas Koch, Adrienne & Peden, William (editors) The Life and Selected Writings of Thomas Jefferson
NY Modern Library (1944) Reprint hardcover VG+ in a VG+ price-clipped Dust Jacket. Brief gift inscription on verso of front endpaper. Binding style 10 

Price: 15.00 USD
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Shelley's Adonais: A Critical Edition, Knerr, Anthony D.
9 Knerr, Anthony D. Shelley's Adonais: A Critical Edition
NY Columbia University 1984 0231054661 / 9780231054669 First Edition hardcover Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the front endpaper 

Price: 25.00 USD
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Sunshine Sketches, Leacock, Stephen
10 Leacock, Stephen Sunshine Sketches
NY John Lane 1912 First Edition hardcover VG+ with some fading & rubbing to spine lettering (no Dust Jacket). Fifth Impression 
With a color frontispiece by Cyrus Cuneo 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 Newton, A. Edward Derby Day and other Adventures
Boston Little 1934 First Edition hardcover Inner hinge split, else VG in near good, chipped and torn Dust Jacket 
16 essays including six on books and writers and four on sports 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Mrs. Parkinson's Law, Parkinson, C. Northcote
12 Parkinson, C. Northcote Mrs. Parkinson's Law
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1968 First Edition hardcover Fine in a near fine Dust Jacket missing a tiny chip at upper corner. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the front endpaper 
Illustrated by Robert Osborn 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Zoland Poetry: an Annual of Poems, Translations& Interviews, Pease, Roland   (editor)
13 Pease, Roland (editor) Zoland Poetry: an Annual of Poems, Translations& Interviews
Hanover, NH Steerforth Press 2007 First Edition paperback VG+ in pictorial wraps. Uncorrected Proof 

Price: 8.00 USD
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Various Voices: Prose, Poetry, Politics 1948 - 1998, Pinter, Harold
14 Pinter, Harold Various Voices: Prose, Poetry, Politics 1948 - 1998
NY Grove Press 1999 0802138241 / 9780802138248 Reprint paperback Trade paperback edition first printing, fine in pictorial wraps 

Price: 10.00 USD
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Letters to a Young Poet, Rilke, Rainer Maria
15 Rilke, Rainer Maria Letters to a Young Poet
NY Norton 1934 Later printing hardcover About VG+ in a a good+ Dust Jacket with long split at spine fold and small chip at head of spine. Jacket is not price-clipped. Neat owner's inscription on front endpaper dated February, 1945 

Price: 75.00 USD
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The Goose-Step: A Study of American Education, Sinclair, Upton
16 Sinclair, Upton The Goose-Step: A Study of American Education
Pasadena Upton Sinclair 1923 First Edition hardcover Spine slightly color faded, but gilt lettering still legible; a near fine copy without Dust Jacket 

Price: 200.00 USD
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Notes on Uncle Tom's Cabin: Being a Logical Answer to Its Allegations and Inferences Against Slavery as an Institution, Stowe, Harriet Beecher   Stearns, Rev. E. J., A.M.
17 Stowe, Harriet Beecher Stearns, Rev. E. J., A.M. Notes on Uncle Tom's Cabin: Being a Logical Answer to Its Allegations and Inferences Against Slavery as an Institution
Philadelphia Lippincott, Grambo & Co 1853 First Edition hardcover VG in original green cloth embossed in blind with gilt spine title. Front endpaper missing a piece from lower edge, endpapers & edges heavily foxed, interior pages clean and relatively bright. 12mo, 314 pages plus 18 pages of ads 
Published the year after UNCLE TOM'S CABIN. Very scarce title 
Price: 175.00 USD
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Lightning From a Clear Sky: Tolkien, The Trilogy, and The Silmarillion, Tolkien, J. R. R.   Mathews, Richard
18 Tolkien, J. R. R. Mathews, Richard Lightning From a Clear Sky: Tolkien, The Trilogy, and The Silmarillion
San Bernardino (CA) Borgo Press 1978 0893702218 / 9780893702212 First Edition paperback Very light foxing to cover, near fine in stiff wraps 
Uncommon title 
Price: 15.00 USD
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19 Wilder, Laura Ingalls West From Home
NY Harper 1974 First Edition hardcover variant state. Near fine in a VG+, lightly soiled Dust Jacket. "Family Bookshelf Edition" with "First Edition" statement on copyright page and $4.95 price on jacket flap 
"Letters of Laura Ingalls Wilder San Francisco 1915." Edited by Roger Lea MacBride, historical setting by Margo Patterson Doss 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Books and the Man, Winterich, John T.
20 Winterich, John T. Books and the Man
NY Greenberg 1929 First Edition hardcover VG+ (no Dust Jacket) 

Price: 10.00 USD
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