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141 Harper's Magazine. Harper's New Monthly Magazine. December, 1890. No. 487.

NY: Harper's, 1890. Original decorative wrappers. Chipping along spine, piece from the upper front cover, old stain along rear hinge; a clean very good copy generally. Authors include Andrew Lang, Sarah Orne Jewett, and Charles Dudley Warner; illustrations by Edwin Abbey, Howard Pyle, A.B. Frost, and George du Maurier. The Christmas issue for 1890. 
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142 Harper's Magazine. Harper's New Monthly Magazine. December, 1893. No. 523.

NY: Harper's, 1893. Original decorative wrappers. Light chipping along edges, piece broken from fore-edge of front cover, back cover missing, last couple of leaves loose at top staple; clean and very good otherwise. Author include Howard Pyle, Frederic Remington, Alice Brown, Thomas Nelson Page; illustrations by Edwin Abbey, C.S. Reinhart, Frederic Remington, A.B. Frost, Howard Pyle. The Christmas issue for 1893. 
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143 Harper's Magazine. Harper's New Monthly Magazine. December, 1894. No. 535.

NY: Harper's, 1894. Original decorative wrappers. Chipping to base of spine and a bit to edges, a clean very good copy generally. Authors include W.D. Howells, Thomas Hardy, and Harriet Prescott Spofford; Illustrations by Frederic Remington, A.B. Frost, Howard Pyle, Peter Newell. The Christmas issue for 1894. 
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The Bomb., Harris (Frank)
144 Harris (Frank) The Bomb.
NY: Mitchell Kennerley, 1909. First American edition, unknown printing. 
Red cloth lettered in white. A couple of small spots, small label on inner front cover, an unusually bright and attractive copy. The first edition was published in London the previous year (John Long, 1908). This copy has the imprint of The Robert Kerr Press on the copyright page. A novel of the Chicago Haymarket Square anarchist bombing of 1886. 
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Theophano. The Crusade of the Tenth Century. A Novel., Harrison (Frederic)
145 Harrison (Frederic) Theophano. The Crusade of the Tenth Century. A Novel.
NY: Harper, 1904. First American edition. 
Blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, front cover designed and lettered in white. Inner front hinge cracking, spine a bit rubbed, a very good copy. Large Tabard Inn Library label on inner front cover. Historical adventure in the Bosphorus region, in the 950s and 960s. [Empress Theophano was the consort of Otto II, Holy Roman Emperor, 958-991.] The British edition was published by Chapman & Hall in 1904. 
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146 Hart (William S.) A Lighter of Flames.
NY: Crowell, (1923). First edition. 
Brown pictorial cloth designed in blue and black. Frontispiece and 3 plates in colour by James Montgomery Flagg. Short tear at the top of the spine, light shelf wear, some slight foxing of pages, but in general a clean and decent copy. This is one of 1000 copies of the first edition, inscribed and signed by Hart on the limitation leaf. A historical novel about Patrick Henry. 
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The Master Force. Being Six Studies in the Passion of Mankind., Hauer (Frederic)
147 Hauer (Frederic) The Master Force. Being Six Studies in the Passion of Mankind.

Brussels: Chanticleer Press, 1911. First edition. Red cloth. Spine lettered in gilt. Title page printed in red & black. One leaf of publishers ads at rear. Spine a little darkened, a bright very good copy. The forward is a lengthy quote from the Danish scholar George Brandes. Six curious philosophical short stories, a couple deal with sexuality. Hauer was the author of Bypaths of Passion: Six Studies in Sexual Curiosa (Panurge Press, 1929); at least one of the stories in this volume: Angela - The Virgin, was also included in that collection. 
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American Humorists., Haweis (Rev. H.R.)
148 Haweis (Rev. H.R.) American Humorists.
NY: Funk & Wagnalls, 1883. First American edition, paper issue. 
192pp. Original tan wrappers designed and lettered in black and red. Old stain to back cover, some shelf wear, generally very good. The first page of text following the title has been folded over before the text block was stapled, but it is intact; a binder's error. Issued as No. 82 in Funk & Wagnalls' STANDARD LIBRARY series, Feb. 12, 1883. The text of lectures delivered by Haweis in 1881 and 1882, one is an essay on Mark Twain, other subjects are Bret Harte, Washington Irving, Oliver Wendell Holmes, James Russell Lowell, and Artemus Ward. 
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Almoran and Hamet: An Oriental Tale. In Two Volumes. (bound with) The Vicar of Wakefield; A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy; Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia; The History of the Adventures of Joseph Andrews., Hawkesworth (John, Dr.), Samuel Johnson, Oliver Goldsmith, Henry Fielding, Laurence Sterne.
149 Hawkesworth (John, Dr.), Samuel Johnson, Oliver Goldsmith, Henry Fielding, Laurence Sterne. Almoran and Hamet: An Oriental Tale. In Two Volumes. (bound with) The Vicar of Wakefield; A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy; Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia; The History of the Adventures of Joseph Andrews.

London: Printed for H.D. Symonds, [c.1792-93]. 12mo. This is a volume of the Novelist's Magazine, so titled on the spine, collecting several novels. Full calf, titled in gilt on the spine; the front cover and first few leaves lacking, considerable chipping to edges, some folded page corners, scattered foxing, a tear across the first text leaf of Rasselas, but internally quite clean and very good otherwise. This volume contains, in this order: Oliver Goldsmith: The Vicar of Wakefield (2 volumes, 174 pages, the two volumes consecutively paged). It lacks the frontispiece and title page of volume 1, however the frontispiece and title page of volume 2 are present. / Laurence Sterne: Sentimental Journey Through France And Italy, By Mr. Yorick. A New Edition. Frontispiece and one engraving in the text. 111 pages. / Samuel Johnson: Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia. A Tale. A New Edition. Frontispiece. 105 pages. / John Hawkesworth: Almoran and Hamet: An Oriental Tale. In Two Volumes. Frontispiece and title page to Volume 1 only. 94 pages, the two volumes consecutively paged. / Henry Fielding: The History of the Adventures of Joseph Andrews, and his Friend Mr. Abraham Adams. Written in Imitation of the Manner of Cervantes, Author of Don Quixotte. In Two Volumes. 232 + 226 pages. Frontispieces and title pages for both volumes (the frontispiece for the second volume is bound in reversed, not facing the title), as well as an additional plate in Volume 1, at page 121; The Dead Ass: (this belongs in the Sterne book, and is evidently misbound into this location). Several of the engravings bear the imprint of H.D. Symonds, dated 1792, suggesting that they were prepared for this edition. This appears to be an early reprinting of works from James Harrison's Novelist's Magazine, which began in 1779 and ran through the 1780s. These Symonds editions are scarce, despite the likelihood that they were issued in great numbers. 
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The Jesuit's Ring. A Romance of Mount Desert., Hayes (Augustus Allen)
150 Hayes (Augustus Allen) The Jesuit's Ring. A Romance of Mount Desert.

NY: Scribners, 1888. Early, probably 2nd edition; first published in 1887. 306 pages, plus 8 pages of ads at rear. Paperbound issue, this copy rebound in the wrappers of Pratt's Circulating Library, Denver, Colo. Inner hinges glued, some pen numbers on frist leaves, some edge wear, about very good. The original covers have been removed, and replaced with the Pratt wrappers. Wright III: 2609. 
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Japanese Lyrics. Translated by Lafcadio Hearn., Hearn (Lafcadio)
151 Hearn (Lafcadio) Japanese Lyrics. Translated by Lafcadio Hearn.

Boston & NY: Houghton Mifflin, 1915. First edition. Rebound in half-calf & patterned boards, spine designed and lettered in gilt. Green coated end papers. The original front wrapper is bound in at the rear, among several blank leaves. Offsetting to the end papers from the adjacent leather at edges, some rubbing to raised bands on spine and to edges, some pencil marks and annotations in text; a very good copy. This book was issued by Houghton Mifflin in: The New Poetry Series. 
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John Held Bind-Up. Civilization's Progress / John Held Jr Sings The Old Love Songs / John Held Jr Retells The Old Love Stories., Held (John)
152 Held (John) John Held Bind-Up. Civilization's Progress / John Held Jr Sings The Old Love Songs / John Held Jr Retells The Old Love Stories.
NY, 1931 - 1933. 
8.5 x 11.5 inches. This is a bind-up of John Held works extracted from several periodicals. Held together at the spine with three brass brads. Some fraying along the spine, a bit of wear and discoloration to end leaves and corners, first leaf coming loose, very good generally, and for the most part internally very fresh. It is composed of 42 pieces. There are 33 "Civilization's Progress" extracted from Liberty Magazine, (Aug 8, 1931 - April 2, 1932; weekly except for March 5 and March 19, 1932). There are 5 "John Held Jr Sings The Old Love Songs" extracted from The Illustrated Love Magazine (1932: April, May, Aug, Nov, Dec). There are 3 "John Held Jr Retells The Old Love Stories" extracted from The Illustrated Love Magazine (1933: Jan, July, Aug). Finally there is a single "We Can Be Young Only Once" extracted from an unknown source, a small ink stamp dates it March 1932. The "Civilization's Progress" are all single-page; all the others are double-page. The final page is the first half of another "We Can Be Young Only Once", evidently this is missing the final leaf which would have completed it. A compilation of uncommon works by Held, some from rather scarce magazines. 
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Reasons to Live. Stories., Hempel (Amy)
153 Hempel (Amy) Reasons to Live. Stories.

NY: Knopf, (1985). Advance, uncorrected proof of the first edition. Green wrappers printed in black. Info sheet stapled to inner front cover (staple removed). Staple hole in front wrapper, date and price supplied in pen, otherwise fine. An uncommon advance copy of the author's first book. 
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154 Hibbard (George A.) The Governor and Other Stories.
NY: Scribner's, 1892. First edition. 
Original brown cloth, front cover designed and lettered in white & dark brown, spine lettered in gilt. A few scratches to the back cover, but a very bright and attractive copy. Six stories, of which one is a fantasy: "The End Of The Beginning", a tale of a supernatural visitation, after which a man changes his ways. Wright III: 2659. 
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155 Hickson (Mrs. Murray) [Mabel Murray Hickson]. Chronicles of Teddy's Village. Illustrated by Frances Ewan.

London: Ward, Lock, 1899. First edition. Blue cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt. Frontispiece and one inserted plate. An ex-library copy from the Library Company of Philadelphia, with their duplicate/sold stamp on the front label, a small card in the rear, and a sticker on the spine; some dust soiling of the spine and end papers, a very good copy. Short stories, some of which appeared in The Yellow Book and Vanity Fair. Mabel Hickson (later Mabel Greenhow Kitcat) was a British short story writer; an earlier book of stories was: Concerning Teddy (1897). Scarce. 
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In the Springtime of the Year., Hill (Susan)
156 Hill (Susan) In the Springtime of the Year.

NY: Saturday Review Press/Dutton, (1974). Advance, uncorrected proof of the first edition. Yellow wrappers, ringbound. Inkstamp info on front wrapper, with tentative date and price in pen. A trace of wear to edges, basically a fine copy. A very uncommon proof, and the author's first book. 
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157 Hoadly (Benjamin) [Oxberry Edition]. The Suspicious Husband, A Comedy; By Dr. Hoadly. With Prefatory Remarks .... As It Is Performed at The Theatres Royal. By W. Oxberry, Comedian.

London: Simpkin, Marshall, and Chapple, 1820. "Oxberry's Edition" at the head of the title page. 12mo. Quarter-calf & marbled boards. Some chipping to spine, upper hinge cracked, a couple of pen signatures on title page (Wm. B. Woods and James Taylor), parts of text underlined; very good otherwise. Pencil notes within indicate that this was an acting copy, and that internal marks are by W.B. Woods. The binding has the name "Geo. W. Gile" in gilt along the front hinge. A popular play, first published in 1747. 
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Nine Works: You Can Search Me / Skiddoo / Down The Line / Out For The Coin / Beat It / I'm From Missouri / Back To The Woods / It's Up To You / Get Next., Hobart (George V.) [Writing as Hugh McHugh]
158 Hobart (George V.) [Writing as Hugh McHugh] Nine Works: You Can Search Me / Skiddoo / Down The Line / Out For The Coin / Beat It / I'm From Missouri / Back To The Woods / It's Up To You / Get Next.
NY: Dillingham, (1901 - 1907). 
Nine volumes. All are small 8vo. in tan pictorial cloth, designed and lettered in black & white. Top edges gilt. Frontispieces and illustrations in all volumes. All are first or very early editions (none state otherwise). There are a couple of loose plates, a couple show erosion (silverfish) to cloth, condition is generally bright and very good. One is in a slightly different format: It's Up To You (1902): brown cloth with a wraparound design. It is lacking the front fly leaf, has a cracked hinge and some stains, and the plates are loose. Hobart was a noted author, director and producer on Broadway; although he was born in Canada, his humour is quintessentially American. For the nine volumes: 
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159 Hobbes (John Oliver) [Pearl Mary Teresa Craigie] A Bundle of Life.

NY: J. Selwyn Tait, 1894. First American edition. 32mo. Wine cloth ruled and lettered in black. Issued as Volume 6 in The Pseudonym Library. Rubbing to edges, chipping to lower corners of cloth, several ink stamps of a former owner, a few leaves have soiling; generally only very good otherwise. 
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A Tragedy of Errors., Hodgson (Geraldine)
160 Hodgson (Geraldine) A Tragedy of Errors.
London: George Allen, 1900. First edition. 
Red cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt. Light stain to upper margin of some late leaves, a bit rubbed, a bright very good copy in general. A novel of a wilful young girl and her disapproving aunt. 
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