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Wanderlust., Reynolds (Robert R.)
281 Reynolds (Robert R.) Wanderlust.

NY: Broadway, 1913. First edition. Frontispiece & 7 inserted plates. Green cloth stamped in blind, lettered in gilt on spine and front cover. Light wear to tips and edges, some sunning of cloth, a clean very good copy. Partly unopened. Smith: American Fiction 1900-1925: R-185. The intrepid adventures of a man traveling the world. Listed by Smith as fiction, but this takes the form of a volume of reminiscence. Reynolds was a controversial US Senator from North Carolina, known as an isolationist and an opponent of immigration. This book is quite scarce. 
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"Curly," or Living Shadows., Richards (Katharine A.) [on cover: Katherine].
282 Richards (Katharine A.) [on cover: Katherine]. "Curly," or Living Shadows.

London: George Stoneman, [c.1898]. First edition. 12mo. [60] pages. Green decorative cloth, front cover designed and lettered in black & gilt. Very light edge wear, a clean and attractive copy. A short, pious novel concerning the miserable consequences of hasty marriages. Very uncommon, no copy listed in Worldcat or Copac. 
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An Heir at Christmas., Richmond (Grace) [pseudonym of John Marsh].
283 Richmond (Grace) [pseudonym of John Marsh]. An Heir at Christmas.
London: Fleetwood, (1962). 
Colour pictorial wrappers, light edge wear, a nice clean copy. Issued as No. 515 in the "Woman's World" Library. Small sticker on front wrapper raising the price to 20 Cents, dated January (1963). John Marsh wrote under a number of pseudonyms, including: Julia Davis, John Elton, John Harley, Harrington Hastings (joint pseud. with Florence Shepherd), Irene Lawrence, Joan Marsh, Grace Richmond, Petra Sawley, Monica Ware, and Lilian Woodward. Not to be confused with the prolific novelist Grace S. Richmond, who died in 1959. This short novel concerns a woman named Sally Morgan at a place called Monk's Hollow; the plot of Marsh's 1968 novel "Monk's Hollow" sounds very similar to the plot of this one, of a disparate group summoned to the remote house by old Aunt Agatha.... 
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284 Rickmeyer (M.) and S. Krakewitz (translator). [published anonymously] Dinas Fiedelbogen. Heinrich Loschen und Sohn. Unser kleiner Diener. [Cover title: Dinas Fidelbogen und andere Erzahlungen].

NY: Verlag von Ernst Kaufmann, [c.1898]. Brown cloth, light brown spine lettered in gilt. pictorial paper label on front cover. Four chromolithographic plates. Marginal stains to final leaves. pencil on end papers and a few pages, basically very good otherwise. Worldcat cites a Berlin edition of 1897, and we see elsewhere reference to another of 1898. Three stories in German. The front cover illustration is of a black woman playing a violin, illustrating the anonymous first story [Dina's Fiddle Bow]. The second story, Heinrich Loschen und Sohn, is by M. Rickmeyer. The third, Unser Kleiner Diener, is "Aus dem Englischen Ubersetzt von S. Krakewitz". 
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Light Refreshment., Ridge (W. Pett)
285 Ridge (W. Pett) Light Refreshment.
London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1910. First edition. 
Blue cloth lettered in gilt, oval pictorial paper label on front cover. Front free end paper lacking, pen mark on half-title, moderate fading of the spine and shelf wear to edges (rear hinge worn through at one point); in general, still a decent looking, clean, very good copy, with the spine lettering quite bright. An uncommon collection of short stories. 
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The Amazing Interlude. Illustrations by The Kinneys., Rinehart (Mary Roberts)
286 Rinehart (Mary Roberts) The Amazing Interlude. Illustrations by The Kinneys.

Toronto: McClelland, Goodchild & Stewart, (1918). First Canadian edition. Green cloth, covers and spine designed in black & red. Frontispiece and three inserted plates by The Kinneys. A bit of shelf wear, spine creased, but a clean very good copy in a slightly chipped pictorial dust jacket. The jacket has a small, dark stain on the front panel, and some tears and chips to edges, a piece from the lower front panel, but is still quite decent. The American edition was published by Doran, also in 1918. 
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Flemish Letters. Translated from the French by Dorothy Swan., Riou (Gaston)
287 Riou (Gaston) Flemish Letters. Translated from the French by Dorothy Swan.

London: Harrison and Sons, (1912). First English edition. Vellum boards, front cover lettered in gilt. Somewhat sprung, discoloration to the boards and some dust soiling at edges, very good otherwise. A printed poem on heavy stock is pasted to the front end paper. A translation of Riou's LETTRE FLAMANDE (1909). Riou was a french author and radical. 
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The Golden Rose. The Romance of A Strange Soul., Rives (Amelie) [Amelie Rives Troubetzkoy]
288 Rives (Amelie) [Amelie Rives Troubetzkoy] The Golden Rose. The Romance of A Strange Soul.

NY & London: Harper & Brothers, 1908. First edition. Original pink cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt, design in gilt on front cover. Title page printed in black & red. A couple of stains to front cover, light edge wear, corner torn from blank lower corner of last leaf; a clean very good copy in general. A novel of tormented romance by this prolific American author. 
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Lady Penelope. An Extravaganza., Roberts (Morley)
289 Roberts (Morley) Lady Penelope. An Extravaganza.

London: F.V. White, 1905. First English edition. Blue cloth, front cover designed and lettered in red, spine lettered in gilt. Light wear to edges and tips, a bright and attractive copy. The American edition was published by Page in the same year, and was illustrated. The unconventional heroine's scandalous matrimonial adventures are involved with the extensive use of motor cars, and the mystification of the old Duchess. This British edition is quite scarce. 
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290 Robertson (Morgan) Sinful Peck. A Novel.
NY & London: Harper, 1903. First edition. 
Green decorative cloth designed in black and white, lettered in gilt. Title page printed in red & black. Modest shelf wear, a bright very good copy. This copy is signed by Vincent Starrett on the verso of the front end paper 
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Nick Whiffles, The Trapper Guide. A Tales of the North-West., Robinson (Dr. J.H.) [John Hovey Robinson].
291 Robinson (Dr. J.H.) [John Hovey Robinson]. Nick Whiffles, The Trapper Guide. A Tales of the North-West.
NY: Dillingham, 1886. [1888]. 
Original tan printed wrappers. Front cover and early leaves almost detached, wear to edges, paper very yellowed, brittle and crumbling, basically very good otherwise. Issued as No. 5 in the "New York Weekly" series. The date on the title page is 1886, but the upper front cover bears a copyright date of 1888. Also the imprint at the base of the cover lists Dillingham as "Successor To G. W. Carleton". There is an edition of this book published by Carleton in 1877. Nick Whiffles was a popular character in fiction during the 1850s, as pointed out in this extract from a biography of the author: "In March, 1858, he began to write exclusively for the New York Weekly,(6) and it was in this paper that the great scout "Nick Whiffles" and his dog "Calamity" first appeared, June 5, 1858. Nick was so popular that other story papers took him up after Dr. Robinson's death and treated him as real person, much to the disgust of the New York Weekly." 
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In Sheep's Clothing. A Novel., Rollston (Adelaide D.)
292 Rollston (Adelaide D.) In Sheep's Clothing. A Novel.
NY: Collier, 1892. 
120pp. Original light green illustrated wrappers, stapled, printed in black. Issued as Vol. IX, No. 6 of the Once A Week Library, May 24, 1892. Browned at edges, base of spine chipped, old stain to upper corner, cover detached from body of text; very good otherwise. This looks like a tragic society novel. According to the cover: "Specially Written for "Once a Week Library." Very scarce, not in Worldcat, not listed anywhere. The author produced one other work of fiction, also published by Collier. 
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King's Bardon., Rolt (Bernard)
293 Rolt (Bernard) King's Bardon.
London: Constable, (1929). First edition. 
Red-brown cloth, spine ruled and lettered in black. Modest edge wear, short worn area on lower cover edge, ownership signature dated 1932, very good otherwise. A very scarce historical novel set in Derbyshire, during the period 1881-1912. At this writing, this is the only copy available on the web. 
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294 Rose (William Ganson) Putting Marshville on the Map.
NY: Duffield, 1912. First edition. 
Grey cloth, plain spine, pictorial paper label on front cover. A little wear to top of spine, light dust soiling, a very good copy. Smith R-531. A short tale of a man's attempt to rejuvenate a small city in Ohio. 
Price: 35.00 CAD
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295 Ross (Clinton) Improbable Tales.
NY & London: Putnam, 1892. First edition. 
256pp. Light blue decorative cloth designed in red and gilt. Blue & black floral end papers. Some darkening of spine, stain to rear cover and some small blemishes, name sticker on front end paper; still, quite a bright and decent copy. 3 tales. Unco mmon. Wright III: 4688. 
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296 Rousseau (Victor) The Lion's Jaws.
London: Hodder and Stoughton, [nd]. Presumably the first edition. 
Red cloth lettered in black. Tear in cloth along upper front cover, front end paper removed, a bit soiled, a good copy. Historical novel set in Quebec in the 18th century. 
Price: 55.00 CAD
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Short Takes. With a Memoir of the Author by Don Iddon., Runyon (Damon)
297 Runyon (Damon) Short Takes. With a Memoir of the Author by Don Iddon.
London: Constable, (1948). First British edition. 
Green cloth, spine lettered in silver. Frontispiece. A bit of shelf wear to lower edge, but a nice copy in a very good dust jacket, a bit of sunning to the spine and some modest edge wear. A collection of short stories, with a 20-page memoir of Runyon by Don Iddon. 
Price: 35.00 CAD
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The Blinkin' O' The Fire and Other Poems, Russell (Jessie)
298 Russell (Jessie) The Blinkin' O' The Fire and Other Poems
Glasgow: Cossar, Fotheringham, 1877. First edition. 
Brown cloth stamped in blind, front cover lettered in gilt. Yellow coated end papers. 104pp. Inscribed from the author to Miss Agnes Gibson, dated 1879. A rough copy, cloth soiled and discoloured, erasures from end papers, old stains to several pages, clippings and family notes penned on rear end paper. Scottish dialect verse, a very uncommon book. 
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299 Russell (W. Clark) The Honour of the Flag.

NY & London: Putnam, 1895. First American edition. 12mo. Blue decorative cloth, designed and lettered in dark blue. Issued as Volume IV in The Autonym Library. Some shelf wear and dust soiling, inner rear hinge repaired, a very good copy. Eight short nautical stories. 
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The Philosophy of Disenchantment., Saltus (Edgar Evertson)
300 Saltus (Edgar Evertson) The Philosophy of Disenchantment.
Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1885. First edition. 
Blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt. 16-page catalogue at rear. Light wear to base of spine, inner rear hinge cracked, pencil notes on a rear blank leaf; a clean and quite bright very good copy. His uncommon second book, preceded by a biography of Balzac (1884). 
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