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1 Abelard and Heloise translated by C. K. Scott Moncrieff The Letters of Abelard and Heloise
London, Guy Chapman, 1925. First edition. Hardcover 
Limited to 750 copies, this is number 339. Oversize book with gilt lettering. Very good condition. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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2 Bason, Fred; edited with an introduction by Michael Sadleir Fred Bason's Third Diary
London, Andre Deutsch, (1955). First edition. Hardcover Signed
Hardcover book inscribed by Bason on the front free endpaper "Sheer modesty forbids me to tell you that 101 newspapers praised this Basonfull. I hope you enjoy it + will speak kindly of it to others Fred Bason Diary 4 is edited by Noel Coward it is quite good - as well" also signed & dated under the frontis portrait. Condition is very good+ with a very good+ dust jacket. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Benson, E. F. Mother
New York, Doran, (1925). First edition. Hardcover 
The spine is slightly sunned, there is faint dampstaining to the edges of the first few pages, otherwise a good copy. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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4 Boswell, James; edited by Marlies K. Danziger and Frank Brady Boswell : The Great Biographer, 1789-1795
New York, McGraw-Hill, (1989). 0070153744 / 9780070153745 First edition. Hardcover 
Hardcover book in near fine condition with a very good+ dust jacket. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 Brooke, Rupert edited by Geoffrey Keynes The Letters of Rupert Brooke
New York, Harvourt, Brace and World, (1968). First edition. Hardcover 
Hardcover book in very good+ condition with a lightly rubbed, very good dust jacket. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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6 Clayden, P. W. Rogers and His Contemporaries - Complete Two Volume Set
London, Smith, Elder, 1889. First edition. Hardcover 
Both volumes have an attractive contemporary previous owner bookplate, also wear to top & bottom of spines. Otherwise good condition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 Cohen, Joseph Journey to the Trenches : The Life of Isaac Rosenberg 1890 - 1918
New York, Basic Books, (1975). First edition. Hardcover 
Very good book with very good dust jacket. No former owner inscriptions, writing, etc. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Cournos, John Autobiography
New York, Putnam's, 1935. First edition. Hardcover 
Very good+ condition. No previous owner names, bookplates, etc. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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9 Evans, Margiad Autobiography
London, Arthur Baker, (1952). Second edition. Hardcover 
Hardcover book with a former owner name, otherwise good condition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Gaskell, E. C. Life of Charlotte Bronte : Two Volume Set
New York, D. Appleton, 1857. First American edition. Hardcover 
Hardcover two-volume set bound in dark cloth with blindstamping on the covers. Slight fading to spines; a former owner name & date on the title pages, otherwise this is a very good+ set. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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11 Gissing, George - edited by Paul F. Mattheisen, Arthur C. Young and Pierre Coustillas The Collected Letters of George Gissing - Volume Nine - 1902-1903
Athens, OH, Ohio University Press, (1997). 0821411667 / 9780821411667 First edition. Hardcover 
Very good book with soiled front endpapers. Front hinge is loose but not cracked. Very good dust jacket. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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12 Gissing, George - edited by Paul F. Mattheisen, Arthur C. Young and Pierre Coustillas The Collected Letters of George Gissing - Volume Seven - 1897 - 1899
Athens, OH, Ohio University Press, (1995). 0821411233 / 9780821411230 First edition. Hardcover 
Near fine book with a very good+ dust jacket. Review copy, with review material from the publisher laid in. This review copy was sent to Kate Kinast at The New Yorker. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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13 Hewett-Thayer, Harvey W. Hoffmann : Author of the Tales
Princeton University Press, 1948. First edition. Hardcover 
Notes in pencil on the rear endpaper, otherwise a very good copy. Not ex-library. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Keats, John; edited with notes and appendices by H. Buxton Forman, revised with additions by Maurice Buxton Forman The Poetical Works and Other Writings of John Keats : Hampstead Edition Volume : The Letters (1819-1820)
New York, Scribners, 1939. First edition. Hardcover 
Hardcover book in very good+ condition. A very clean, presentable copy. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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15 Maurois, Andre From Proust to Camus : Profiles of Modern French Writers
London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, (1967). First edition. Hardcover 
Very good+ book with a fair to good dust jacket. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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16 McDougall, Richard - translator The Very Rich Hours of Adrienne Monnier
New York, Scribners, (1976). First edition. Hardcover 
Near fine book with a very good dust jacket with one chip to the rear panel. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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17 Mencken, H. L. Happy Days 1880-1892
New York, Knopf, 1955. First edition, fifth printing. Hardcover 
Near fine conditon with a very good+ dust jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Pfeiffer, Rudolf History of Classical Scholarship from 1300 to 1850
Oxford, Clarendon Press, (1978). 0198143648 / 9780198143642 Hardcover 
Former owner name, otherwise very good condition with no dust jacket. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Rothe, Wolfgang Kafka in der Kunst
Stuttgart and Zurich, Belser Verlag, (1979). First edition. Hardcover 
Oversize hardcover book with many illustrations. Gift inscription, otherwise near fine condition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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20 Scudder, Horace E. Henry Oscar Houghton : A Biographical Outline
Cambridge, Riverside Press, 1897. First edition. Hardcover 
With a slip laid in stating this was given With the Compliments of The Children of Henry O. Houghton. Covers lightly soiled, otherwise very good condition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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