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Joessa; or So Spins the Flying World Away., Jonsson (Ivar) [pseudonym of Edgar A. Tibbetts].
181 Jonsson (Ivar) [pseudonym of Edgar A. Tibbetts]. Joessa; or So Spins the Flying World Away.

NY & London: Neely, (1901). First edition. Tan cloth, spine and front cover ruled and lettered in dark brown or black. Some dust soiling of cloth, chipping to spine ends, a bit of shelf wear; a very good copy, internally fresh. Smith: American Fiction 1901-1925: J-201. Tibbetts wrote an earlier novel (THE DEPARTMENT CLERK - 1899), and later translated Homer. Both novels are very scarce. This one also concerns Washington politics. 
Price: 90.00 CAD
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The Genuine Letters of Junius. To which are prefixed Anecdotes of the Author. Piccadilly., Junius. [Philip Francis, or Edmund Burke].
182 Junius. [Philip Francis, or Edmund Burke]. The Genuine Letters of Junius. To which are prefixed Anecdotes of the Author. Piccadilly.

London: 1771. 8vo. xx + 366 pages. Full calf, spine lettered in gilt on a panel of red. Marbled end papers. The calf is finished in an unusual marbled pattern. Large chip from the upper spine, not affecting the title; upper cover and first blank leaf detached; a clean very good copy otherwise. Early ownership signature of William Thomas Wyld on the verso of the front end paper, and that of a later owner on the detached blank. This issue has a colon after London on the title page. This is the so-called "Piccadilly Edition", a re-issue of the 1771 London edition. The author was assumed by some to be Edmund Burke; later scholarship suggests that it was in fact Sir Philip Francis (1740-1818). The Junius letters were serialized beginning in 1769, and many unauthorized and incomplete editions were issued soon after. 
Price: 175.00 CAD
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183 Keller (Dr. David H.) The Sexual Education Series. Ten Volumes.
NY: Roman, (1928). 
Ten Volumes. Small volumes in red wrappers designed and lettered in black. One volume is in tan wrappers, possibly supplied from another set. A bit of spine wear, but condition is very good in the original cardboard mailing box, which is splitting apart. A nice set of these little books. Keller is best known as an author of fantasy and science fiction. 
Price: 45.00 CAD
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De Pommersche Landwehrmann Crischon in'n franzoschen Krieg. Plattdutsche Schosen von Ernst Keller., Keller (Ernst)
184 Keller (Ernst) De Pommersche Landwehrmann Crischon in'n franzoschen Krieg. Plattdutsche Schosen von Ernst Keller.
Stettin: Dannenberg, 1871. 
Original printed self-wrappers. 24pp. Spine is taped with brown paper tape. Chipping to upper corner of title, very good condition. 7 verses relating to the Franco-Prussian War (1870 - 1871). 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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185 Kendall (Ezra) Spots of Wit and Humor [Original]. Lettering and Embellishments Conceived and Executed by J. Morgan & Co.
Cleveland: Gepfert & Crummel, The Helman Taylor Co., 1899. 
Original illustrated wrappers. Spine ends chipped away, short tears in the margins of some pages, about very good otherwise. Many illustrations. 
Price: 35.00 CAD
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Sailor Song., Kesey (Ken)
186 Kesey (Ken) Sailor Song.
NY: Viking, 1992. 
Advance uncorrected proofs of the first edition. Glossy pictorial wrappers. Publication date sticker on front wrapper, some small spots, a few page corners bent over, a clean very good copy. 
Price: 50.00 CAD
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187 Kesting (Carmea L.) Repression. Plowing Time and Other Stories.

Kansas City: Burton, (1930). First edition. Pink cloth, designed and lettered in purple. Mauve end papers. Some dust soiling to edges of covers, a very good copy in a chipped dust jacket; the jacket is dust-soiled, and has chips from the spine extremities and edges of covers, not affecting lettering. Eight short stories, on the subject of repressed emotions. 
Price: 45.00 CAD
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Dog-Watches At Sea. With Illustrations., King (Stanton H.)
188 King (Stanton H.) Dog-Watches At Sea. With Illustrations.

Boston & NY: Houghton, Mifflin, 1901. First edition. Gray-blue pictorial cloth, designed and lettered in silver. Frontispiece and 3 inserted plates by Charles Copeland. Spine somewhat sunned, a few small blemishes to cloth, a very good copy. The fictionalized tale of twelve years in the merchant and naval marine. Not in Smith. 
Price: 45.00 CAD
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189 Kingsley (Charles) Two Years Ago.

Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1857. First American edition. Original brown cloth, covers stamped in blind, spine lettered in gilt. Yellow end papers. Some wear to spine ends, cloth rubbed, scattered foxing, very good generally. 
Price: 50.00 CAD
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'Gainst Wind and Tide. By Nellie Talbot Kinkead., Kinkead (Eleanor Talbot)
190 Kinkead (Eleanor Talbot) 'Gainst Wind and Tide. By Nellie Talbot Kinkead.

Chicago & NY: Rand, McNally, 1892. First edition. Later wrappers, from Pratt's Circulating Library. A bit of edge wear, some soiling of wrappers at spine and edges, numbers penned on cover and first few leaves, a very good copy. Original wrappers not present. Issued as No. 49 in the Rialto Series. Not in Wright, although several of her other, later titles are included. A scarce early work by this Kentucky woman author, 
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Stalky & Co., Kipling (Rudyard)
191 Kipling (Rudyard) Stalky & Co.

London: Macmillan, 1899. First edition. Red cloth, spine lettered in gilt, elephant device in gilt on front cover. Top edge gilt. One leaf of ads at rear. A bit of shelf wear to edges and corners, end papers foxed, spine a bit darkened, hinges becoming slightly loose but still intact; a very good copy. Stewart 195. Livingstone 216. 
Price: 90.00 CAD
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The Five Nations., Kipling (Rudyard)
192 Kipling (Rudyard) The Five Nations.

NY: Doubleday, Page, 1903. First American edition. Green pictorial cloth, designed in black, lettered in gilt. Title page printed in black & red. Light shelf wear to tips, a bright and attractive copy, about fine. Inscribed from H. Morse Stephens to Dunning Rideout: "For Dunning Rideout / In memory of many happy days, / some spent with Kipling, at / Marysville, / From / H. Morse Stephens / 16 November 1903". Stephens was the founder of The Kipling Club, and was a historian and professor at the University of California. Dunning Rideout was a financier and capitalist, mayor of Marysville, California in the 1870s, later a prominent figure in the Republican Party. A nice association copy, and in unusually nice condition. 
Price: 225.00 CAD
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The Second Jungle Book. Decorated by John Lockwood Kipling, C.I.E., Kipling (Rudyard)
193 Kipling (Rudyard) The Second Jungle Book. Decorated by John Lockwood Kipling, C.I.E.

NY: Century, 1902. An early American reprint; first published in 1895. Green pictorial cloth, designed in black and lettered in gilt. Ownership signature on front fly leaf, some light shelf wear, a very bright and attractive copy. 
Price: 45.00 CAD
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The Naulahka. A Story of East And West., Kipling (Rudyard) and Wolcott Balestier.
194 Kipling (Rudyard) and Wolcott Balestier. The Naulahka. A Story of East And West.

London: Heinemann, 1897. Colonial Edition. Red cloth, spine and front cover lettered in black, publishers device in black on lower rear cover. The front end papers are ads for Heinemann's Colonial Library, including Forthcoming Volumes, 1897 (which lists this book as forthcoming in July); five leaves of ads at rear, and the rear end papers bear ads for Popular Novels. Stain at base of spine, some repair to inner rear hinge, a bright and attractive copy otherwise. An indistince rubber stamp on the front end paper indicates that this copy was from a shop in Bombay. First published in 1892, this appears to be the first Colonial issue. 
Price: 100.00 CAD
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A Singer's Story., Laffan (May) [May Hartley].
195 Laffan (May) [May Hartley]. A Singer's Story.
NY: George Munro's Sons, (1897). 
128pp. Later wrappers of Pratt's Circulating Library, Denver. One leaf of ads plus a 32-page publisher's catalogue at rear, dated June 1, 1897. Paper browning, very good. The English edition was published in London by Chapman and Hall in 1885, with the author listed as: " Related by the author of "Flitters Tatters, and the Counsellor"". This 1897 Munro edition is likely the first American publication. [From Wiki: May Hartley (née Laffan) (3 May 1849 – 23 June 1916) was an Irish realist writer who wrote about Dublin society in the nineteenth century and was considered a pioneer of “slum fiction” in an Irish setting]. Scarce. 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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196 Lander (Harry) Lucky Bargee.
NY: Appleton, 1898. First American edition. 
Blue pictorial cloth designed and lettered in red, black & gilt. Top edge gilt. Dust soiling of cloth, considerable foxing of some pages, in particular the end papers and adjacent leaves, ownership inscription and small rubber stamp on front end paper, damp stain to the lower margin of a few leaves; otherwise, quite a sound and decent copy, with a very attractive binding design. The British edition was published by Pearson in 1898. An uncommon novel, which deals in part with mining in England, and has a lot of nautical content. 
Price: 55.00 CAD
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The Improvisatrice: and Other Poems. By L.E.L. With Embellishments., Landon (Letita Elizabeth) [L.E.L.]
197 Landon (Letita Elizabeth) [L.E.L.] The Improvisatrice: and Other Poems. By L.E.L. With Embellishments.
London: Printed for Hurst, Robinson/Archibald Constable, 1825. Fifth Edition. 
8vo. Full green morocco tooled in gilt and blind, all edges gilt. Brown coated end papers. Frontispiece and engraved title dated 1825, also a printed title dated 1825. There is an old stain to the base of the first few leaves at the spine, some scuffing to head and tail of spine, a bit of wear to corners, in general this is a handsome very good copy. Quite a nice binding. 
Price: 125.00 CAD
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198 Laxalt (Robert) A Cup of Tea in Pamplona. Illustrations by George Carlson.

Reno: University of Nevada Press, (1985). First edition. Full leather, slipcased. Copy Number 1 of 100 numbered copies, signed by Laxalt and Carlson. Some faint dust marks, but a fine copy in a nearly fine slipcase. Issued in the Basque Series. 
Price: 45.00 CAD
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Prose Fancies. With a Lithographed Portrait of the Author by R. Wilson Steer., Le Gallienne (Richard)
199 Le Gallienne (Richard) Prose Fancies. With a Lithographed Portrait of the Author by R. Wilson Steer.

London: Elkin Matthews & John Lane / NY: Putnam, 1894. First edition. Blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Frontispiece with tissue guard intact. Pen mark and 1894 owner's inscription on front fly leaf, mild foxing to end leaves, some denting to lower spine, small scuff to back cover, a decent very good copy. Two ad leaves at rear, followed by a 16-page catalogue dated March 1894. On the front paste-down is an Art Nouveau book plate for a Mr. Barker, the art by "W.S.". 
Price: 50.00 CAD
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The Quest of the Golden Girl. A Romance., Le Gallienne (Richard)
200 Le Gallienne (Richard) The Quest of the Golden Girl. A Romance.

London & NY: John Lane, 1900. Fourteenth Edition. Green decorative cloth, spine and front cover designed and lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt. A publisher's catalogue at the rear begins on page 7, and ends on page 33. Shelf wear to spine ends and tips, slightly leaned, two ownership plates on inner front cover, a bit of dust soiling; generally, a decent, very good copy. This is the American issue, with the ads at the rear marked "New York", and the prices in dollars. An attractive binding design by Will Bradley. 
Price: 50.00 CAD
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