Sale 370: Fine Literature with Books from the Collection of Jesse G. Heiges; Inventory of Jeffrey Thomas Pt.II

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Datum der Auktion: 13.12.2007

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A Death in the Family

Title: A Death in the Family Author: Agee, James Place: New York Publisher: McDowell, Obolensky Date: [1957] Description: Blue cloth, top page edge blue, jacket. First Edition. First issue with title page printed in blue and page 80 starts with the word "Walking." Lot Amendments Condition: Jacket

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Let us now Praise Famous Men

Title: Let us now Praise Famous Men Author: Agee, James Place: Boston Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Date: 1941 Description: Illustrated with 31 reproductions of photographs by Walker Evans. 8vo. Black cloth, spine lettered in silver, pictorial jacket. First Edition, first printing. Important and

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 800 $ - 1.200 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Recreations with the Muses

Title: Recreations with the Muses Author: Alexander, William, Sir, Earl of Sterling Place: London Publisher: Tho. Harper Date: 1637 Description: Two parts in one. [x], 62, [2], 63-253; [iii], 326 pp. Later (1795) engraved facsimile portrait frontispiece. (Folio) 11x7, modern full black morocco

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 1.000 $ - 1.500 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Winesburg, Ohio: A Group of Tales of Ohio Small Town Life

Title: Winesburg, Ohio: A Group of Tales of Ohio Small Town Life Author: Anderson, Sherwood Place: New York Publisher: B.W. Huebsch Date: 1919 Description: [10], 303 pp. Map of Winesburg, Ohio printed on front pastedown, as issued. 7¼x5, original yellow cloth, paper spine label, top page edge in

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 800 $ - 1.200 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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An Immoral Anthology

Title: An Immoral Anthology Author: ** Place: [New York] Publisher: At the Sign of the Blue-Behinded Ape Date: 1933 Description: 135 pp. With 28 illustrations after the erotic drawings by Duranceau. A 6-page prospectus, printed in red & black, laid in. 8vo. Original beige cloth decorated in black

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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The Lorgnette, 1886

Title: The Lorgnette, 1886 Author: [Bangs, John Kendrick] Place: New York Publisher: George J. Coombes Date: [1886] Description: 32 pp. 14 plates by S. W. Van Schaik. (Oblong 8vo) 6¼x8½, original green cloth, pictorially stamped and lettered in gilt, all edges gilt. First Edition. John Kendrick

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Lot of 7 titles

Title: Lot of 7 titles Author: Bangs, John Kendrick Place: New York, et al. Publisher: Date: 1891-1910 Description: With: Tiddledywink Tales. Russell, 1891. * The Mantel Piece Minstrels. Russell, 1896. * Paste Jewels. Harper, 1897. * Mr. Munchausen…Baron Munchausen of Bodenwerder… Noyes, Platt

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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The Little White Bird - plus ALS

Title: The Little White Bird - plus ALS Author: Barrie, J.M. Place: London Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Date: 1902 Description: viii, 312. With decorative frontispiece map of Kensington Gardens, tissue-guard. 7¼x5, original dark blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, top edge gilt. First Edition. With

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 400 $ - 700 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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The Novels, Tales and Sketches of...

Title: The Novels, Tales and Sketches of... Author: Barrie, J.M. Place: New York Publisher: Scribner's Date: 1911-17 Description: 12 volumes. Frontispieces with tissue guards, plus numerous black & white plates. 8vo. ¾ brown mottled morocco & boards, raised bands, spines lettered in gilt, marbled

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Our Exagmination Round His Factification for Incamination of 'Work in Progress'

Title: Our Exagmination Round His Factification for Incamination of 'Work in Progress' Author: Beckett, Samuel, et al. Place: Paris Publisher: Shakespeare and Company Date: 1929 Description: 194 pp. 7½x5½, wrappers, printed in black. First Edition, trade issue. A survey of James Joyce's "Works in

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 600 $ - 900 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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The Dance of Death - Bishop Kip's copy

Title: The Dance of Death - Bishop Kip's copy Author: [Bierce, Ambrose & Thomas A. Harcourt] Herman, William, pseud. Place: [San Francisco] Publisher: George H. Thomas Date: 1877 Description: 131 pp. + 7 blank leaves in rear. 6¾x4½, specially bound “for the author” in half black-blue morocco

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 2.000 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Lot of 2 volumes

Title: Lot of 2 volumes Author: Bierce, Ambrose Place: San Francisco Publisher: Date: 1877; 1922 Description: With: The Dance of Death by William Herman [[Bierce & Thomas A. Harcourt]. 131, [12] pp. 6¼x4½, publisher's purple cloth stamped black, white endpapers. 2nd Ed. (BAL 1105). Spine and edges

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Dark Summer

Title: Dark Summer Author: Bogan, Louise Place: New York Publisher: Scribner's Date: 1929 Description: Light green coarse cloth spine & blue cloth covers, paper spine and cover labels, green endpapers, purple jacket. First Edition, first printing. Inscribed and signed by the author in the year of

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 400 $ - 700 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Kai Lung's Golden Hours

Title: Kai Lung's Golden Hours Author: Bramah, Ernest Place: London Publisher: Grant Richards Date: 1924 Description: xv, 307 pp. (8vo) original gray boards backed in beige linen, gilt lettered leather spine label. No. 48 of 250 copies. Signed by Bramah at limitation statement. Bookplate of Adrian

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Shirley. A Tale. By Currer Bell, Author of "Jane Eyre."

Title: Shirley. A Tale. By Currer Bell, Author of "Jane Eyre." Author: [Brontë, Charlotte] Place: New York Publisher: Harper & Bros. Date: 1850 Description: 572 + 4 ad pp. 7½x5, original embossed brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt. First American Edition, issue in cloth. Brontë's second published

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Poems

Title: Poems Author: Brooke, Rupert Place: London Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson Date: 1911 Description: viii, 88 pp. (8vo) blue cloth, paper spine label. First Edition. This, the first printing of Brooke’s first collection of poems, comprised only 500 copies. It was not until the thirteenth

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 600 $ - 900 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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My Left Foot

Title: My Left Foot Author: Brown, Christy Place: London Publisher: Secker & Warburg Date: 1954 Description: With 3 plates from photographs, & 1 from a drawing of the author by Sean O'Sullivan. Boards, jacket. First Edition. Moving autobiography of a man so brain-damaged at birth that he could only

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Dans la Rue. Chansons et Monologues. Dessins de Steinlen

Title: Dans la Rue. Chansons et Monologues. Dessins de Steinlen Author: Bruant, Aristide Place: Paris Publisher: Aristide Bruant, Auteur Editeur Date: [1889 & 1895] Description: 2 volumes. 208; 208 pp. Many text illustrations by Steinlen. Small 8vo. Original colored pictorial wrappers, housed

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Poetical Works of...Household Edition in dust jacket

Title: Poetical Works of...Household Edition in dust jacket Author: Bryant, William Cullen Place: New York Publisher: D. Appleton Date: 1887 Description: xxiv, [3]-362 pp. Engraved frontispiece portrait with tissue guard. 8vo, original green cloth, spine & front cover decorated and lettered in gilt

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Lot of 2 volumes

Title: Lot of 2 volumes Author: Bryant, William Cullen Place: New York Publisher: Date: 1864-89 Description: With: Thirty Poems. 1st state with “veielo” on p. 213. With 2 tickets for a lecture by author, proto-feminist and abolitionist Anna E. Dickinson at Cooper Institute on October, 9, 1866, laid

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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A New Library of Poetry and Song.

Title: A New Library of Poetry and Song. Author: Bryant, William Cullen, ed. Place: New York Publisher: J.B. Ford Date: [1876-1878] Description: viii [1]-934, [ix-xxxvi] + [xxxix-lxxviii], [935]-950 pp. 2 title pages printed in red & black; 20 steel-engraved portraits; 20 wood-engraved plates; 20

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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The Lark. Book I & Book II, Numbers 1-24, and Epilark, Number 25

Title: The Lark. Book I & Book II, Numbers 1-24, and Epilark, Number 25 Author: [Burgess, Gelett] Place: San Francisco Publisher: William Doxey Date: 1895-97 Description: 2 volumes. (8vo) 7½x5½, original self wrappers in original color printed beige cloth. Contains Gelett Burgess' Purple Cow and

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Eight volumes by Gelett Burgess

Title: Eight volumes by Gelett Burgess Author: Burgess, Gelett Place: Various places Publisher: Date: 1902-83 Description: With: The Romance of the Commonplace. Elder, [1902]. * The Heart Line. [1907]. * The White Cat. [1907]. * Lady Mechante. Stokes, [1909]. * Find the Woman. Inscribed & signed by

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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The Prisoner of Chillon [&] Mazeppa

Title: The Prisoner of Chillon [&] Mazeppa Author: Byron, [George Gordon Noel], Lord Place: London Publisher: John Murray Date: 1816 & 1819 Description: 2 volumes. (8vo) 8¾x5½, later half green morocco, spines lettered in gilt. First Editions. Both first edition, first issue. Prisoner of Chillon

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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A Byron Library: Catalogue of Printed Books, Manuscripts and Autograph Letters

Title: A Byron Library: Catalogue of Printed Books, Manuscripts and Autograph Letters Author: Wise, Thomas James, editor Place: London Publisher: Printed for Private Circulation Only Date: 1928 Description: xvii, 144, [2] pp. + plates. Introduction by Ethel Colburn Mayne. Illustrated with several

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Chansons Galantes. Ornées de 16 aquarelles par Rojan

Title: Chansons Galantes. Ornées de 16 aquarelles par Rojan Author: Béranger, Pierre Jean de Place: Paris Publisher: Éditions de la Belle Étoile Date: 1937 Description: 159 pp. Illustrated with 12 full-page plates & four headpieces, all in color after watercolors by Rojan; plus black & white

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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A Native Argosy

Title: A Native Argosy Author: Callaghan, Morley Place: New York Publisher: Scribner's Date: 1929 Description: Original purple cloth, lettered & decorated in green, pictorial green and purple jacket designed by Margaret Freeman. First American Edition. Second book by the eminent Canadian novelist

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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In Cold Blood

Title: In Cold Blood Author: Capote, Truman Place: New York Publisher: Random House Date: [1965] Description: Frontispiece from photograph. Brown cloth, lettered in gilt, jacket. First Trade Edition. Capote's masterpiece and considered one of the most important books of nonfiction ever written by an

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Music for Chameleons

Title: Music for Chameleons Author: Capote, Truman Place: New York Publisher: Random House Date: [1980] Description: 262 pp. Black cloth, dust jacket. First Trade Edition. Signed by Capote on front free endpaper. Lot Amendments Condition: Light wear to jacket edges; else near fine. Item number

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 13.12.2007

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Other Voices, Other Rooms

Title: Other Voices, Other Rooms Author: Capote, Truman Place: New York Publisher: Random House Date: [1948] Description: Light beige cloth, jacket. First Edition. Capote's first book. Wilson A1a. Lot Amendments Condition: Jacket spine slightly sunned, rubbing to spine ends and corners, a few tiny

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 13.12.2007