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Tania's Peril; or, The Edge Of An Abyss. A Russian Story. Translated by George D. Cox., Greville (Henry)
121 Greville (Henry) Tania's Peril; or, The Edge Of An Abyss. A Russian Story. Translated by George D. Cox.
Philadelphia: Peterson, (1882). First American edition. 
[17 - 194]pp. + 14pp. ads at rear. Marbled boards, cloth spine, with what looks like a hand-lettered label on the spine, and with the author's name lettered by hand on the spine. Chipping to label, some shelf wear to edges, very good otherwise. An uncommon title by this prolific French novelist. This looks to be a society novel laid in Russia. 
Price: 45.00 CAD
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Boulder Dam., Grey (Zane)
122 Grey (Zane) Boulder Dam.
NY: Harper & Brothers, (1963). First edition. 
Grey boards, blue cloth spine lettered in white. Slightly spotty, but a nice copy in a slightly worn, price-clipped dust jacket, with a price sticker of $2.50 on the front panel of the jacket. 
Price: 50.00 CAD
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The Lost Wagon Train., Grey (Zane)
123 Grey (Zane) The Lost Wagon Train.
Toronto: Musson, 1937. First Canadian edition. 
Brown cloth, designed and lettered in black. Cloth a bit spotty, 1937 Christmas inscription on front end paper, but a nice clean copy in a slightly worn dust jacket, light chipping to spine ends and edges, one little internal tape repair. This copy has the date of 1937 on the title page. A better-than average copy. 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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Samlede Dikt., Grieg (Nordahl)
124 Grieg (Nordahl) Samlede Dikt.
Oslo: Gyldendal Norsk Forlag, 1948. First edition. 
Cream decorative boards, white cloth spine lettered in gilt. A nice clean copy in a slightly worn pictorial dust jacket, a piece torn from the upper rear panel, and some scuffs to spine and wear to upper edge. Not so common in the jacket. Grieg was the author of THE SHIP SAILS ON (Skibet Gaar Videre) (1924, translated 1927), a novel which strongly influenced Malcolm Lowry when writing ULTRAMARINE. This is a collection of his verse in the original Danish. 
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The Delaware Bride and Other Poems., Griffin (Richard)
125 Griffin (Richard) The Delaware Bride and Other Poems.

The Author, (1913). First edition. Green cloth, front cover lettered in gilt. Stain to lower third of back cover, but a very nice and bright copy otherwise. Apparently, the first book from the notorious author of Bug House Poetry. The title poem graphically describes the flogging of a young lady school teacher for the offense of 'back talk'. Other poems include The Executioner and Groanings From The Sepulchre. Wild & surreal poetry. 
Price: 125.00 CAD
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126 Gronow (Captain) Recollections and Anecdotes of The Camp, The Court, and The Clubs.

London: Smith, Elder, 1870. A New Edition. Pictorial boards, a yellowback edition. The lower cover is entirely loose, some chipping along the spine and repair to front hinge; generally very good otherwise, the front cover quite attractive. An uncommon edition. 
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The Wife who was Kidnapped. A Whimsical Comedy in Three Acts., Gropper (Milton Herbert)
127 Gropper (Milton Herbert) The Wife who was Kidnapped. A Whimsical Comedy in Three Acts.

Brooklyn: Gropper, (1922). First edition. Blue cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt. Bookplate on inner front cover, ownership inscription on front fly, a very good copy. Inscribed and signed by Gropper on the front fly leaf. A scarce play. Listed in WorldCat, with a date of 1906; surely an error, since Gropper was born in 1896. 
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128 Gunter (Archibald Clavering) Phil Conway. A Novel.
NY: Hurst, (1903). 
Tan printed wrappers. Original price 50 Cents. There is a wound/puncture in the middle of the front cover, and through the first 5 leaves. Back cover is detached, chips to fore-edge of front cover, a few bent page corners, old stain to back cover. Also issued in cloth. This title missed, or omitted by Wright. 
Price: 25.00 CAD
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Tangled Flags. A Novel., Gunter (Archibald Clavering)
129 Gunter (Archibald Clavering) Tangled Flags. A Novel.
NY: Hurst, (1900). 
Tan printed wrappers. Original price 50 Cents. Lacking the back cover, edges and spine chipped, glue repair to front hinge, old stains; quite rough, but evidently sound and complete. See Wright III: 2335, citing the Home Publishing Company edition of (1900), and mentioning the LC deposit copy, which was issued October 12, 1900, in the "Welcome Series". 
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The City of Mystery. (Taken from the Archives of Ancient Paris, as found in the secret prison of the Exempt, Pomereu in the Rue de la Tixeranderie when the buildings were torn down in 1851)., Gunter (Archibald Clavering)
130 Gunter (Archibald Clavering) The City of Mystery. (Taken from the Archives of Ancient Paris, as found in the secret prison of the Exempt, Pomereu in the Rue de la Tixeranderie when the buildings were torn down in 1851).
NY: Hurst, (1902). 
[276]pp. + 6 leaves of ads at rear. Original wrappers, designed and lettered in dark green. Edges of wrappers and first & last leaves a bit chipped at edges, front cover and first leaf dust-soiled, crease in back cover and final leaves; about very good otherwise. A fragile paperbound book, original price 25 cents. This title omitted or missed by Wright, who lists a good many by Gunter. The first edition of this title is supposedly the one issued by the American Home Publishing Co., also in 1902. Documents found when a building is demolished in 1851 tell of Paris, and of a secret prison, administered by Pomereu. 
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The Surprises of an Empty Hotel. A Novel., Gunter (Archibald Clavering)
131 Gunter (Archibald Clavering) The Surprises of an Empty Hotel. A Novel.
NY: Home, (1902). 
Rebound in the lettered tan wrappers of Pratt's Circulating Library, Denver. Original covers lacking. No back cover. Half-title leaf present. Frontispiece and 6 inserted folding plates on glossy paper. An unusual production. Wrappers worn, frontispiece illustration weak at fold but intact, generally very good. 
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132 Harper's Magazine. Harper's New Monthly Magazine. December, 1889. No. 475.

NY: Harper's, 1889. Original decorative wrappers. Light chipping along spine and edges, a clean very good copy generally. Authors include Thomas Hardy, Mary E. Wilkins, Lafcadio Hearn, and Sarah Orne Jewett; illustrations by Edwin Abbey, A.B. Frost, George du Maurier. The Christmas issue for 1889. 
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133 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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134 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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135 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)
136 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. 
Price: 45.00 CAD
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Theophano. The Crusade of the Tenth Century. A Novel., Harrison (Frederic)
137 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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138 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. 
Price: 50.00 CAD
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The Master Force. Being Six Studies in the Passion of Mankind., Hauer (Frederic)
139 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. 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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American Humorists., Haweis (Rev. H.R.)
140 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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